Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CGI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CGI over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1100 1108 1171
Rank change year-on-year +8 +63 +33
Permanent jobs citing CGI 77 114 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.043% 0.060% 0.065%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 66 60 115
UK median annual salary £49,500 £55,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +32.53% -17.00%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,250 £28,200
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,750 £83,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.00% +25.00% -11.11%

CGI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 71782 73986 83137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.12% 38.96% 37.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59611 64205 71075
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

CGI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CGI in the UK

CGI
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CGI in the UK

CGI
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CGI over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for CGI in the UK

CGI
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CGI within the UK over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 +2 72 £50,000 -9.09% 4
UK excluding London +33 45 £47,000 -6.00% 4
London -9 31 £50,750 -7.73%
East of England +8 15 £60,000 +20.00%
South East +17 13 £45,000 -18.18% 1
North of England +16 10 £35,000 +40.00% 3
North West -11 9 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Scotland -14 4 £38,500 -18.95%
South West -9 2 £45,000 +60.71%
Midlands +24 1 £55,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £42,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing CGI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for CGI.

1 44 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 30 (38.96%) Python
3 29 (37.66%) Perl
4 27 (35.06%) HTML
5 24 (31.17%) C#
6 23 (29.87%) C++
6 23 (29.87%) Java
7 18 (23.38%) .NET
8 17 (22.08%) Apache
8 17 (22.08%) Finance
8 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (20.78%) Marketing
9 16 (20.78%) Degree
9 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
10 15 (19.48%) Linux
10 15 (19.48%) Games
10 15 (19.48%) Animation
11 14 (18.18%) CSS
12 13 (16.88%) Web Development
12 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
13 12 (15.58%) Network Security
13 12 (15.58%) Visualisation
13 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
13 12 (15.58%) PHP
13 12 (15.58%) SQL
13 12 (15.58%) Internet
13 12 (15.58%) Information Security
13 12 (15.58%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (14.29%) XML
15 10 (12.99%) Windows

CGI
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 17 (22.08%) Apache
2 7 (9.09%) JBoss
3 5 (6.49%) Apache TomEE
3 5 (6.49%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.19%) CMS
4 4 (5.19%) IIS
4 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.19%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.60%) SAS
6 1 (1.30%) Drupal
6 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Maya
2 1 (1.30%) 3ds Max
2 1 (1.30%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.30%) NUKE
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.30%) Revit
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (2.60%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.60%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
2 12 (15.58%) Internet
2 12 (15.58%) Network Security
3 10 (12.99%) DHCP
3 10 (12.99%) DNS
4 9 (11.69%) Multicast
4 9 (11.69%) Wireless
5 8 (10.39%) HTTP
6 5 (6.49%) FTP
6 5 (6.49%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (6.49%) LDAP
7 4 (5.19%) Firewall
8 2 (2.60%) GPRS
8 2 (2.60%) SMS
9 1 (1.30%) Intranet
9 1 (1.30%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) MySQL
2 3 (3.90%) Big Data
2 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.60%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.60%) QlikView
3 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
3 2 (2.60%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (1.30%) GIS
4 1 (1.30%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.30%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.30%) Redis
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.19%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.60%) AppScan
3 2 (2.60%) Burp Suite
3 2 (2.60%) Paros
3 2 (2.60%) WebScarab
4 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 17 (22.08%) Finance
2 16 (20.78%) Marketing
3 15 (19.48%) Games
4 10 (12.99%) Multimedia
5 9 (11.69%) Automotive
5 9 (11.69%) Banking
6 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.30%) Legal
7 1 (1.30%) Retail
7 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Developer
2 10 (12.99%) Consultant
3 9 (11.69%) Analyst
3 9 (11.69%) Testing Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Python Developer
4 8 (10.39%) Security Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) Penetration Test Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Security Architect
6 6 (7.79%) Vulnerability Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) Web Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Artist
8 4 (5.19%) Programmer
9 3 (3.90%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Web Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) Web Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (35.06%) HTML
2 18 (23.38%) .NET
3 14 (18.18%) CSS
4 11 (14.29%) XML
5 9 (11.69%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 7 (9.09%) jQuery
6 7 (9.09%) WebGL
7 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
7 6 (7.79%) LAMP
8 5 (6.49%) Ajax
8 5 (6.49%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (6.49%) Java EE
8 5 (6.49%) Web Services
9 4 (5.19%) JSP
9 4 (5.19%) OpenGL
10 3 (3.90%) HTML5
10 3 (3.90%) LINQ
10 3 (3.90%) REST
11 2 (2.60%) React
11 2 (2.60%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Animation
2 12 (15.58%) Computer Science
3 10 (12.99%) Smart Meter
4 6 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.49%) Cyber Attack
6 4 (5.19%) User Experience
7 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
7 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.60%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.60%) iPad
9 1 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.30%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (1.30%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (19.48%) Linux
2 10 (12.99%) Windows
3 9 (11.69%) Unix
4 5 (6.49%) Solaris
5 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (16.88%) Web Development
3 12 (15.58%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (15.58%) Information Security
3 12 (15.58%) Visualisation
4 10 (12.99%) Analytics
4 10 (12.99%) OWASP
4 10 (12.99%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (12.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (11.69%) Open Source
5 9 (11.69%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (11.69%) Social Engineering
6 8 (10.39%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.39%) Security Testing
7 7 (9.09%) Problem Management
7 7 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 7 (9.09%) Project Management
7 7 (9.09%) Workflow
8 6 (7.79%) Functional Testing
8 6 (7.79%) OO
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 30 (38.96%) Python
3 29 (37.66%) Perl
4 24 (31.17%) C#
5 23 (29.87%) C++
5 23 (29.87%) Java
6 12 (15.58%) PHP
6 12 (15.58%) SQL
7 10 (12.99%) MAXScript
7 10 (12.99%) Tcl
8 8 (10.39%) VB
9 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.49%) VBScript
10 4 (5.19%) C
11 3 (3.90%) PL/SQL
12 2 (2.60%) HLSL
12 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.30%) Embedded C
13 1 (1.30%) Embedded C++
13 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (6.49%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) CEH
5 4 (5.19%) GIAC
6 2 (2.60%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) GPEN
7 1 (1.30%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 6 (7.79%) GDPR
3 2 (2.60%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.30%) GMP
4 1 (1.30%) JTAG
4 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) Ansible
2 5 (6.49%) Puppet
3 2 (2.60%) Nessus
Vendors
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.79%) Oracle
3 5 (6.49%) Remedy
3 5 (6.49%) Splunk
4 4 (5.19%) Sun
5 3 (3.90%) ServiceNow
6 2 (2.60%) Cognos
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) Tableau
7 1 (1.30%) Adobe
7 1 (1.30%) Autodesk
7 1 (1.30%) Bloomberg
7 1 (1.30%) BT
7 1 (1.30%) Sitecore