Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for CIPD qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
UK
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1054 1111 1178
Rank change year-on-year +57 +67 +56
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 36 59 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.036% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.15% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 21 46 27
UK median annual salary £53,000 £48,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.28% -28.15% +35.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,500 £36,350
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% -28.15% +45.95%

CIPD is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 33,087 39,249 43,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.49% 23.69% 24.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24,013 29,113 33,234
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,650 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

CIPD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CIPD in the UK

CIPD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CIPD in the UK

CIPD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing CIPD over the 6 months to 16 September 2019.

Salary histogram for CIPD in the UK

CIPD
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CIPD within the UK over the 6 months to 16 September 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 +68 36 £53,000 +9.28% 8
London +90 18 £53,000 +4.43% 2
UK excluding London +42 18 £50,000 +3.09% 6
Midlands +12 11 £50,000 +1.26% 2
West Midlands +26 10 £50,000 +1.26% 2
North West +24 4 - -
North of England +17 4 - -
South East +31 3 £55,000 -2.22%
East Midlands +23 1 £75,000 +25.00%

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT jobs citing CIPD 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 CIPD.

1 12 (33.33%) Degree
1 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 10 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 6 (16.67%) Law
6 5 (13.89%) e-Learning
6 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) HTML
6 5 (13.89%) CSS
6 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
6 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (13.89%) Ruby
6 5 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
6 5 (13.89%) Blog
6 5 (13.89%) Raspberry Pi
6 5 (13.89%) React
6 5 (13.89%) Line Management
6 5 (13.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
6 5 (13.89%) Sprint Planning
6 5 (13.89%) Design Sprint
7 4 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
7 4 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
7 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 4 (11.11%) Data Migration

CIPD
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 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
1 3 (8.33%) FlexRay
2 1 (2.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
General
1 6 (16.67%) Law
1 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.33%) Automotive
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
4 1 (2.78%) Electronics
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.78%) Marketing
4 1 (2.78%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Trainer
3 4 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 4 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 4 (11.11%) HR Advisor
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Training Manager
5 2 (5.56%) HR Manager
5 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Engagement Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Office 365 Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) CSS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) React
1 5 (13.89%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Blog
1 5 (13.89%) e-Learning
1 5 (13.89%) Raspberry Pi
2 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 10 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
3 8 (22.22%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) Change Management
4 5 (13.89%) Design Sprint
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
4 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
4 5 (13.89%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 5 (13.89%) Sprint Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
5 4 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 4 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
5 4 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 4 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.89%) Ruby
3 3 (8.33%) C
3 3 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) MCT
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.78%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) MISRA
1 3 (8.33%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) BT
2 1 (2.78%) Openreach
2 1 (2.78%) SAP