Period
to 19 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of CA products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CA over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within CA Technologies.

CA
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 858 912 880
Rank change year-on-year +54 -32 +52
Permanent jobs citing CA 212 254 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.36% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 121 162 178
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £54,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +14.16% +20.33%
10th Percentile £31,000 £38,950 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,000 £88,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,486 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.97% - +13.64%

CA is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 58,261 70,657 77,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.77% 42.88% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 44,310 54,751 60,104
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,116 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

CA
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing CA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing CA.

Salary trend for CA in the UK

CA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CA over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for CA in the UK

CA
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CA within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 204 £61,000 -2.40% 27
London +90 103 £65,000 -7.14% 8
UK excluding London +37 102 £54,486 +8.97% 20
North of England +51 49 £57,743 +19.06% 6
North West +68 40 £61,000 +22.00% 1
South East +38 30 £60,000 +6.67% 6
Midlands +32 11 £50,000 -20.00% 6
West Midlands +36 9 £46,500 -33.57% 2
Yorkshire -2 9 £46,000 -4.17% 4
East of England +50 8 £31,000 -38.00% 1
East Midlands +23 2 £68,750 +10.00% 4
Scotland +7 1 - -
South West +4 1 - -
Wales +2 1 £32,500 -21.21% 1
Northern Ireland -7 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing CA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for CA.

1 54 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.17%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (21.23%) Test Automation
4 44 (20.75%) Finance
5 42 (19.81%) Microsoft
6 39 (18.40%) SQL Server
6 39 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (17.45%) Cisco
8 35 (16.51%) CA Service Virtualization
9 33 (15.57%) Degree
10 32 (15.09%) BMC
10 32 (15.09%) DevOps
11 31 (14.62%) Windows
11 31 (14.62%) Security Cleared
12 30 (14.15%) Cybersecurity
13 29 (13.68%) ITIL
14 28 (13.21%) Linux
14 28 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (13.21%) Software Delivery
14 28 (13.21%) SDLC
15 27 (12.74%) Banking
15 27 (12.74%) SC Cleared
15 27 (12.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 26 (12.26%) AWS
16 26 (12.26%) Firewall
16 26 (12.26%) C++
17 25 (11.79%) Java
17 25 (11.79%) SQL
17 25 (11.79%) Oracle

CA
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.49%) WebSphere
2 11 (5.19%) Confluence
3 9 (4.25%) JBoss
3 9 (4.25%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.30%) IIS
5 6 (2.83%) SharePoint Server
6 5 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (2.36%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.89%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.89%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.94%) Apache
10 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.47%) CICS
10 1 (0.47%) CMS
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (3.30%) MS Visio
2 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (1.42%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.94%) Sage X3
2 2 (0.94%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.47%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 26 (12.26%) AWS
2 19 (8.96%) Azure
3 12 (5.66%) Sauce Labs
4 11 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.30%) Apigee
6 5 (2.36%) GCP
6 5 (2.36%) Office 365
6 5 (2.36%) SaaS
7 4 (1.89%) IaaS
7 4 (1.89%) PaaS
8 3 (1.42%) GitHub
8 3 (1.42%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.47%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.47%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 26 (12.26%) Firewall
2 20 (9.43%) Broadband
3 19 (8.96%) DNS
4 16 (7.55%) Network Security
4 16 (7.55%) WAN
5 15 (7.08%) LAN
6 14 (6.60%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (6.60%) Internet
7 13 (6.13%) Wireless
8 12 (5.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 11 (5.19%) BIG-IP
9 11 (5.19%) Intrusion Detection
10 9 (4.25%) Junos
10 9 (4.25%) VPN
11 8 (3.77%) HTTP
11 8 (3.77%) TCP/IP
12 7 (3.30%) SAN
13 6 (2.83%) DHCP
13 6 (2.83%) SSL
13 6 (2.83%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (18.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.49%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.66%) RDBMS
4 10 (4.72%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.77%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.30%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.30%) MySQL
6 7 (3.30%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 6 (2.83%) Apache Hive
7 6 (2.83%) Big Data
7 6 (2.83%) Couchbase
7 6 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.83%) DB2
7 6 (2.83%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.83%) IDMS
7 6 (2.83%) Neo4j
7 6 (2.83%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (11.79%) Jenkins
2 23 (10.85%) JIRA
2 23 (10.85%) Selenium
3 21 (9.91%) Cucumber
4 17 (8.02%) HP UFT
5 12 (5.66%) Appium
6 6 (2.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (1.89%) Maven
7 4 (1.89%) SOAtest
8 3 (1.42%) Ant
9 2 (0.94%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.47%) CA Release Automation
10 1 (0.47%) Gatling
10 1 (0.47%) GitLab
10 1 (0.47%) GoCD
10 1 (0.47%) Protractor
10 1 (0.47%) Robot Framework
10 1 (0.47%) The Grinder
10 1 (0.47%) VersionOne
10 1 (0.47%) Zephyr
General
1 44 (20.75%) Finance
2 27 (12.74%) Banking
3 17 (8.02%) Public Sector
4 13 (6.13%) Financial Institution
5 10 (4.72%) Legal
5 10 (4.72%) Telecoms
6 8 (3.77%) Marketing
7 5 (2.36%) Law
8 3 (1.42%) Electronics
8 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) Local Government
9 1 (0.47%) Military
9 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (10.85%) Developer
2 22 (10.38%) Architect
3 19 (8.96%) Monitoring Engineer
4 17 (8.02%) Consultant
5 15 (7.08%) Pega Developer
6 14 (6.60%) Analyst
7 12 (5.66%) Quality Engineer
7 12 (5.66%) Security Engineer
8 11 (5.19%) Programmer
9 10 (4.72%) Mainframe Programmer
9 10 (4.72%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
9 10 (4.72%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.72%) Support Analyst
9 10 (4.72%) Systems Programmer
10 9 (4.25%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.25%) z/OS Systems Programmer
11 8 (3.77%) Check Point Support
11 8 (3.77%) Cisco Support
11 8 (3.77%) Firewall Support
12 7 (3.30%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.91%) .NET
2 12 (5.66%) LDAP
2 12 (5.66%) XML
3 11 (5.19%) Web Services
4 10 (4.72%) RESTful
4 10 (4.72%) XSD
5 9 (4.25%) Node.js
5 9 (4.25%) REST
6 8 (3.77%) OAuth
6 8 (3.77%) SAML
7 7 (3.30%) Hibernate
8 6 (2.83%) JSP
8 6 (2.83%) Middleware
9 5 (2.36%) Ajax
9 5 (2.36%) J2EE
9 5 (2.36%) SOAP
10 4 (1.89%) HTML
10 4 (1.89%) SailPoint
11 3 (1.42%) AngularJS
11 3 (1.42%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 39 (18.40%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (8.02%) Mainframe
3 16 (7.55%) Robotics
4 15 (7.08%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (6.60%) Data Centre
6 12 (5.66%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.25%) Replication
8 5 (2.36%) e-Health
9 4 (1.89%) CMDB
9 4 (1.89%) PKI
9 4 (1.89%) User Experience
10 3 (1.42%) Cloud Native
10 3 (1.42%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.42%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.42%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.94%) Clustering
11 2 (0.94%) Embedded Systems
11 2 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.94%) SCADA
12 1 (0.47%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.62%) Windows
2 28 (13.21%) Linux
3 20 (9.43%) Windows Server
4 17 (8.02%) Unix
5 11 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.72%) zOS
7 7 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.83%) VME
9 4 (1.89%) CentOS
10 3 (1.42%) Solaris
10 3 (1.42%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.47%) AIX
11 1 (0.47%) VMS
11 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.47%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.17%) Problem-Solving
3 45 (21.23%) Test Automation
4 39 (18.40%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (15.09%) DevOps
6 30 (14.15%) Cybersecurity
7 29 (13.68%) ITIL
8 28 (13.21%) SDLC
8 28 (13.21%) Software Delivery
8 28 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (11.79%) Coaching
10 24 (11.32%) Mentoring
11 23 (10.85%) Open Source
12 21 (9.91%) Data Modelling
12 21 (9.91%) Process Improvement
12 21 (9.91%) Technical Leadership
13 20 (9.43%) Application Performance Monitoring
13 20 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
13 20 (9.43%) Service Management
13 20 (9.43%) Technical Debt
Programming Languages
1 26 (12.26%) C++
2 25 (11.79%) Java
2 25 (11.79%) SQL
3 24 (11.32%) C#
4 21 (9.91%) JavaScript
5 17 (8.02%) Python
6 10 (4.72%) REXX
7 9 (4.25%) Perl
8 8 (3.77%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.77%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.83%) C
10 5 (2.36%) PHP
11 2 (0.94%) Embedded C
11 2 (0.94%) Ruby
11 2 (0.94%) VBScript
12 1 (0.47%) COBOL
12 1 (0.47%) Go
12 1 (0.47%) Groovy
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
12 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (15.57%) Degree
2 31 (14.62%) Security Cleared
3 27 (12.74%) SC Cleared
4 24 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (9.43%) CISA
6 18 (8.49%) CCNA
6 18 (8.49%) CISM
6 18 (8.49%) CISSP
7 15 (7.08%) CCNP
8 13 (6.13%) CCSA
8 13 (6.13%) CCSE
9 11 (5.19%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 9 (4.25%) CEH
10 9 (4.25%) Check Point Certification
10 9 (4.25%) JNCIP
10 9 (4.25%) JNCIS
11 7 (3.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (1.89%) CRISC
12 4 (1.89%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (12.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (10.85%) NIST
3 17 (8.02%) QA
4 10 (4.72%) GDPR
5 9 (4.25%) NIST 800
6 8 (3.77%) SLA
7 7 (3.30%) FISMA
7 7 (3.30%) HIPAA
7 7 (3.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (1.89%) PCI DSS
9 3 (1.42%) Data Quality
9 3 (1.42%) NCSC
9 3 (1.42%) PMO
10 2 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
10 2 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.94%) RMADS
11 1 (0.47%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 16 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.66%) Virtual Machines
2 12 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (4.72%) Job Entry Subsystem
3 10 (4.72%) RACF
4 9 (4.25%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.83%) Docker
6 5 (2.36%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.36%) XenApp
7 4 (1.89%) Firmware
8 1 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.47%) KVM
8 1 (0.47%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.47%) UAG
8 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 35 (16.51%) CA Service Virtualization
2 20 (9.43%) Tivoli
3 9 (4.25%) MAINVIEW
3 9 (4.25%) SCOM
3 9 (4.25%) Single Sign-On
4 8 (3.77%) CA Spectrum
4 8 (3.77%) SCCM
5 7 (3.30%) Nagios
6 6 (2.83%) Ansible
6 6 (2.83%) CA Single Sign-On
7 5 (2.36%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (2.36%) Cisco UCCE
7 5 (2.36%) WSUS
8 4 (1.89%) Perfmon
8 4 (1.89%) vCenter Server
9 3 (1.42%) FortiGate
9 3 (1.42%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (0.94%) Opsview
10 2 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (19.81%) Microsoft
2 37 (17.45%) Cisco
3 32 (15.09%) BMC
4 25 (11.79%) IBM
4 25 (11.79%) Oracle
5 22 (10.38%) AppDynamics
6 20 (9.43%) Nimsoft
6 20 (9.43%) Pega
6 20 (9.43%) ServiceNow
6 20 (9.43%) Splunk
7 19 (8.96%) F5
7 19 (8.96%) Moogsoft
7 19 (8.96%) WorldPay
8 17 (8.02%) Juniper
9 15 (7.08%) CheckPoint
9 15 (7.08%) Red Hat
9 15 (7.08%) VMware
10 12 (5.66%) Perfecto Mobile
10 12 (5.66%) SAP
11 11 (5.19%) Zscaler