Period
to 11 April 2021

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 11 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
UK
6 months to
11 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 778 977 906
Rank change year-on-year +199 -71 +245
Permanent jobs citing CGI 71 14 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.012% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.21% 0.031% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 30
10th Percentile £38,650 £18,800 £37,100
25th Percentile £42,000 £20,375 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £35,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +35.71% -26.32% +11.76%
75th Percentile £77,500 £57,188 £57,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,875 £63,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,250 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -15.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 33,326 44,751 58,300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.24% 39.40% 39.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26,874 37,162 48,267
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

CGI
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CGI in the UK

CGI
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CGI.

Salary trend for CGI in the UK

CGI
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CGI over the 6 months to 11 April 2021.

Salary histogram for CGI in the UK

CGI
Top 15 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 11 April 2021. 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 +186 51 £47,500 -19.15% 83
UK excluding London +142 41 £40,250 -15.26% 90
London - 17 £60,000 - 19
Midlands +44 11 £38,500 -18.95% 6
East Midlands +23 7 - -
North West +45 6 - - 10
North of England +44 6 - - 10
South West - 6 - - 22
Scotland - 5 - - 15
South East +94 4 - - 23
Wales +31 4 - - 10
West Midlands - 4 £38,500 - 6
Northern Ireland - 4 - - 1
Work from Home - 2 - - 5
East of England +56 1 £42,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 11 April 2021, IT jobs citing CGI 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 CGI.

1 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (43.66%) Security Cleared
3 28 (39.44%) Scrum
4 26 (36.62%) Java
5 24 (33.80%) SC Cleared
6 22 (30.99%) TDD
7 18 (25.35%) SQL
7 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
7 18 (25.35%) Test Automation
7 18 (25.35%) BDD
7 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
8 16 (22.54%) C#
8 16 (22.54%) QA
9 15 (21.13%) Public Sector
10 14 (19.72%) .NET
10 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
10 14 (19.72%) Node.js
10 14 (19.72%) AngularJS
10 14 (19.72%) User Experience
11 13 (18.31%) DevOps
12 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (16.90%) Change Control
12 12 (16.90%) Python
12 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
12 12 (16.90%) Spring
13 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
14 9 (12.68%) Project Management
14 9 (12.68%) User Stories
14 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
14 9 (12.68%) Mentoring

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 4 (5.63%) Apache
2 2 (2.82%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.82%) Moodle
2 2 (2.82%) nginx
2 2 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) 3ds Max
2 3 (4.23%) Adobe XD
2 3 (4.23%) Blender
2 3 (4.23%) Maya
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.41%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (1.41%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.41%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.41%) Revit
4 1 (1.41%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.82%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Azure
2 4 (5.63%) AWS
2 4 (5.63%) SaaS
3 2 (2.82%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.82%) GitHub
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
3 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) SMS
2 3 (4.23%) Firewall
3 2 (2.82%) DNS
3 2 (2.82%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (2.82%) VPN
4 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.72%) MongoDB
2 8 (11.27%) SQLite
3 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.63%) Big Data
4 4 (5.63%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Accumulo
5 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.82%) MySQL
5 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.82%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.27%) git-flow
2 8 (11.27%) Xcode
3 6 (8.45%) JMeter
3 6 (8.45%) Newman
3 6 (8.45%) Postman
3 6 (8.45%) REST Assured
4 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.23%) JIRA
6 2 (2.82%) Maven
6 2 (2.82%) Selenium
6 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (21.13%) Public Sector
2 4 (5.63%) Back Office
2 4 (5.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.82%) Advertising
3 2 (2.82%) Front Office
4 1 (1.41%) Finance
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Analyst
3 8 (11.27%) iOS Developer
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Automation Test Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.82%) Administrator
8 2 (2.82%) DBA
8 2 (2.82%) Java Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Service Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.72%) .NET
1 14 (19.72%) AngularJS
1 14 (19.72%) Node.js
2 12 (16.90%) Hibernate
2 12 (16.90%) Spring
3 8 (11.27%) RESTful
3 8 (11.27%) RxSwift
3 8 (11.27%) UIKit
4 4 (5.63%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (4.23%) HTML
5 3 (4.23%) HTML5
6 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.82%) CSS
6 2 (2.82%) FIX Protocol
6 2 (2.82%) JMS
6 2 (2.82%) Middleware
6 2 (2.82%) SOAP
6 2 (2.82%) SQLAlchemy
6 2 (2.82%) Ultra Messaging
6 2 (2.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) User Experience
2 12 (16.90%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (12.68%) Mobile App
4 8 (11.27%) iPad
5 6 (8.45%) Cyberattack
6 4 (5.63%) Photography
7 3 (4.23%) Animation
8 2 (2.82%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.82%) Clustering
8 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.82%) Equities
8 2 (2.82%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.82%) Public Cloud
8 2 (2.82%) Reference Data
8 2 (2.82%) Replication
9 1 (1.41%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.41%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Apple iOS
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
1 8 (11.27%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.82%) Unix
2 2 (2.82%) VMS
2 2 (2.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (39.44%) Scrum
3 22 (30.99%) TDD
4 18 (25.35%) BDD
4 18 (25.35%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (25.35%) Test Automation
5 13 (18.31%) DevOps
6 12 (16.90%) Change Control
7 10 (14.08%) Software Engineering
8 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
8 9 (12.68%) Project Management
8 9 (12.68%) User Stories
9 8 (11.27%) API Testing
9 8 (11.27%) Integration Testing
9 8 (11.27%) iOS Development
9 8 (11.27%) Mobile Application Development
9 8 (11.27%) MVVM
9 8 (11.27%) OO
9 8 (11.27%) OOD
9 8 (11.27%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) Java
2 18 (25.35%) SQL
3 16 (22.54%) C#
4 12 (16.90%) Python
5 8 (11.27%) Apple Swift
5 8 (11.27%) Objective-C
6 7 (9.86%) C
7 5 (7.04%) JavaScript
8 4 (5.63%) C++
9 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (43.66%) Security Cleared
2 24 (33.80%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.27%) Degree
4 3 (4.23%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.82%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (1.41%) MCP
6 1 (1.41%) MCSA
6 1 (1.41%) MCSE
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) QA
2 4 (5.63%) SLA
3 3 (4.23%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (2.82%) HDFS
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.45%) Ansible
1 6 (8.45%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.82%) Galera Cluster
2 2 (2.82%) Hadoop YARN
2 2 (2.82%) Oozie
2 2 (2.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.27%) Apple
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle
3 4 (5.63%) Adobe
4 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Informatica
5 2 (2.82%) Perforce
5 2 (2.82%) Remedy
5 2 (2.82%) Siebel
5 2 (2.82%) Solace
6 1 (1.41%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.41%) VMware