Period
to 19 February 2020

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 February 2020 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 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 844 895 940
Rank change year-on-year +51 +45 +15
Permanent jobs citing CA 163 233 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 87 152 152
UK median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,486 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.19% -2.00% -8.26%

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 51,958 64,178 77,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.88% 42.35% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39,808 49,444 61,425
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 February 2020.

Salary histogram for CA in the UK

CA
Top 12 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 February 2020. 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 +65 157 £60,000 +4.35% 25
UK excluding London +55 102 £54,486 +11.19% 18
London +52 55 £65,000 - 9
South East +56 52 £60,000 +22.45% 4
North of England +62 30 £52,243 -9.14% 11
North West +49 18 £54,486 -5.24% 3
Midlands +42 16 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Yorkshire +23 12 £44,250 +14.19% 6
East Midlands +29 9 £55,000 -12.00% 1
West Midlands +38 4 £58,750 -16.07%
East of England +54 3 £31,000 -30.18%
Wales -5 1 £32,500 -23.53% 1

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 76 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (41.10%) Test Automation
3 64 (39.26%) JIRA
4 56 (34.36%) QA
5 52 (31.90%) Confluence
6 49 (30.06%) Scrum
7 48 (29.45%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (26.38%) SoapUI
9 42 (25.77%) Public Sector
10 40 (24.54%) HP
11 39 (23.93%) Data Management
12 37 (22.70%) Matrix Organization
13 36 (22.09%) HP ALM
13 36 (22.09%) Delphix
13 36 (22.09%) Web Services
14 33 (20.25%) Finance
15 32 (19.63%) DevOps
16 31 (19.02%) Jenkins
17 29 (17.79%) Manual Testing
17 29 (17.79%) Selenium
17 29 (17.79%) JavaScript
17 29 (17.79%) Python
18 27 (16.56%) Banking
18 27 (16.56%) AWS
18 27 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
18 27 (16.56%) Cucumber
19 24 (14.72%) Java
20 22 (13.50%) SQL
20 22 (13.50%) Azure
21 21 (12.88%) CA Service Virtualization

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 52 (31.90%) Confluence
2 3 (1.84%) IIS
3 2 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.23%) CICS
3 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
4 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.61%) CMS
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.61%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.23%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.61%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.61%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.56%) AWS
2 22 (13.50%) Azure
3 11 (6.75%) BlazeMeter
3 11 (6.75%) Sauce Labs
4 8 (4.91%) GCP
4 8 (4.91%) Office 365
5 7 (4.29%) Slack
6 6 (3.68%) PaaS
6 6 (3.68%) SaaS
7 5 (3.07%) Apigee
8 4 (2.45%) IaaS
9 3 (1.84%) GitHub
10 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.61%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.36%) Firewall
2 9 (5.52%) DNS
2 9 (5.52%) Internet
2 9 (5.52%) PPP
2 9 (5.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (4.91%) Intrusion Detection
4 7 (4.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (4.29%) Network Security
5 6 (3.68%) BIG-IP
5 6 (3.68%) LAN
5 6 (3.68%) VPN
5 6 (3.68%) WAN
6 5 (3.07%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (2.45%) ATM
7 4 (2.45%) Junos
7 4 (2.45%) Wireless
8 3 (1.84%) DHCP
8 3 (1.84%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (1.84%) SSL
8 3 (1.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.59%) NoSQL
2 10 (6.13%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.91%) Relational Database
4 7 (4.29%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.07%) Big Data
5 5 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.07%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.45%) Apache Hive
6 4 (2.45%) Couchbase
6 4 (2.45%) DB2
6 4 (2.45%) IBM InfoSphere
6 4 (2.45%) IDMS
6 4 (2.45%) MySQL
6 4 (2.45%) Neo4j
6 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.45%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 64 (39.26%) JIRA
2 43 (26.38%) SoapUI
3 31 (19.02%) Jenkins
4 29 (17.79%) Selenium
5 27 (16.56%) Cucumber
6 18 (11.04%) HP UFT
7 11 (6.75%) Appium
8 10 (6.13%) Maven
9 9 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (5.52%) JMeter
9 9 (5.52%) LoadRunner
9 9 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (4.29%) Gatling
10 7 (4.29%) GitLab
10 7 (4.29%) Jasmine
10 7 (4.29%) Mockito
10 7 (4.29%) Robot Framework
10 7 (4.29%) TestComplete
10 7 (4.29%) WebDriver
10 7 (4.29%) Zephyr
General
1 42 (25.77%) Public Sector
2 33 (20.25%) Finance
3 27 (16.56%) Banking
4 13 (7.98%) Legal
5 5 (3.07%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.45%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.84%) Advertising
7 3 (1.84%) Law
8 2 (1.23%) Electronics
8 2 (1.23%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.23%) Marketing
8 2 (1.23%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.61%) Billing
9 1 (0.61%) Local Government
9 1 (0.61%) Military
9 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (11.66%) Architect
1 19 (11.66%) QA Engineer
2 16 (9.82%) Security Engineer
3 14 (8.59%) Consultant
4 11 (6.75%) Sales Engineer
4 11 (6.75%) Test Manager
5 10 (6.13%) Analyst
5 10 (6.13%) Support Engineer
6 8 (4.91%) Quality Engineer
7 7 (4.29%) Senior Security Engineer
8 6 (3.68%) Programmer
8 6 (3.68%) Support Analyst
9 5 (3.07%) Mainframe Programmer
9 5 (3.07%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
9 5 (3.07%) Systems Programmer
10 4 (2.45%) Automation Test Lead
10 4 (2.45%) Check Point Support
10 4 (2.45%) Firewall Support
10 4 (2.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 4 (2.45%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.09%) Web Services
2 12 (7.36%) REST
3 9 (5.52%) Gherkin
4 8 (4.91%) .NET
5 7 (4.29%) Nightwatchjs
6 5 (3.07%) Apache Flex
7 4 (2.45%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.45%) HTML
7 4 (2.45%) Node.js
7 4 (2.45%) SAML
7 4 (2.45%) Spring
8 3 (1.84%) EJB
8 3 (1.84%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.84%) OAuth
9 2 (1.23%) LDAP
9 2 (1.23%) React
9 2 (1.23%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.23%) XMPP
10 1 (0.61%) CSS
10 1 (0.61%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.27%) Self-Motivation
2 11 (6.75%) Mainframe
3 8 (4.91%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.68%) CMDB
4 6 (3.68%) PKI
5 4 (2.45%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.45%) Fixed Income
5 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.45%) User Experience
6 3 (1.84%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.84%) Replication
6 3 (1.84%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.23%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.23%) e-Health
7 2 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.36%) Unix
1 12 (7.36%) Windows
2 11 (6.75%) Linux
3 9 (5.52%) Windows Server
4 7 (4.29%) zOS
5 5 (3.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (3.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.45%) VME
6 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.84%) CentOS
8 2 (1.23%) Android
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.23%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.23%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (46.63%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (41.10%) Test Automation
3 49 (30.06%) Scrum
4 48 (29.45%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (23.93%) Data Management
6 37 (22.70%) Matrix Organization
7 32 (19.63%) DevOps
8 29 (17.79%) Manual Testing
9 27 (16.56%) Cybersecurity
10 19 (11.66%) SDLC
11 17 (10.43%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (9.82%) Information Security
12 16 (9.82%) Test Strategy
13 14 (8.59%) Product Management
14 13 (7.98%) Data Privacy
14 13 (7.98%) ITIL
14 13 (7.98%) OWASP
14 13 (7.98%) Performance Engineering
15 12 (7.36%) Mentoring
15 12 (7.36%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.79%) JavaScript
1 29 (17.79%) Python
2 24 (14.72%) Java
3 22 (13.50%) SQL
4 9 (5.52%) Groovy
5 8 (4.91%) C#
5 8 (4.91%) VBScript
6 7 (4.29%) REXX
6 7 (4.29%) Ruby
6 7 (4.29%) Scala
6 7 (4.29%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.68%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.45%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.23%) COBOL
9 2 (1.23%) Go
9 2 (1.23%) JCL
9 2 (1.23%) Perl
9 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (11.66%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.59%) CISA
2 14 (8.59%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.98%) CISSP
4 12 (7.36%) CISM
4 12 (7.36%) MCP
5 11 (6.75%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.91%) Degree
7 7 (4.29%) CCNA
7 7 (4.29%) CCNP
7 7 (4.29%) CCSA
7 7 (4.29%) CCSE
7 7 (4.29%) ISTQB
7 7 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (3.07%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 4 (2.45%) Check Point Certification
9 4 (2.45%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.45%) JNCIP
9 4 (2.45%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (34.36%) QA
2 20 (12.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (9.82%) GDPR
4 15 (9.20%) NIST
5 11 (6.75%) FISMA
5 11 (6.75%) HIPAA
5 11 (6.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (4.91%) SLA
7 5 (3.07%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (3.07%) Data Quality
8 4 (2.45%) PCI DSS
9 2 (1.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 2 (1.23%) NCSC
10 1 (0.61%) COBIT
10 1 (0.61%) ITGC
System Software
1 12 (7.36%) Active Directory
2 9 (5.52%) Docker
3 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.07%) Job Entry Subsystem
4 5 (3.07%) RACF
4 5 (3.07%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (2.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.23%) Firmware
7 1 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.61%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.61%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.61%) UAG
7 1 (0.61%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (22.09%) HP ALM
2 21 (12.88%) CA Service Virtualization
3 7 (4.29%) Kubernetes
3 7 (4.29%) Nagios
3 7 (4.29%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.29%) Puppet
4 4 (2.45%) Ansible
4 4 (2.45%) Tivoli
5 3 (1.84%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (1.84%) SCCM
5 3 (1.84%) WSUS
6 2 (1.23%) CA Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.23%) Cisco UCCE
6 2 (1.23%) Control-M
6 2 (1.23%) FortiGate
6 2 (1.23%) Kibana
6 2 (1.23%) MAINVIEW
6 2 (1.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 40 (24.54%) HP
2 36 (22.09%) Delphix
3 21 (12.88%) Oracle
4 20 (12.27%) IBM
5 18 (11.04%) Microsoft
6 16 (9.82%) Cisco
7 11 (6.75%) Parasoft
7 11 (6.75%) Perfecto Mobile
8 9 (5.52%) F5
8 9 (5.52%) Google
8 9 (5.52%) Remedy
8 9 (5.52%) Splunk
9 8 (4.91%) BMC
9 8 (4.91%) CA Agile Central
9 8 (4.91%) Red Hat
9 8 (4.91%) SAP
10 7 (4.29%) CheckPoint
10 7 (4.29%) Juniper
10 7 (4.29%) Micro Focus
10 7 (4.29%) VMware