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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 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD)
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1140 983 767
Rank change year-on-year -157 -216 +325
Permanent jobs citing CIPD 97 43 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.037% 0.016%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.23% 0.17% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 54 7 9
10th Percentile - £31,250 -
25th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,250 £50,000 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.50% +53.85% -36.89%
75th Percentile £58,125 £51,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £74,938 £54,500 £36,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,500 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +13.70% +12.31% -35.00%

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 42,224 24,803 13,696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 25.30% 21.52% 22.04%
Number of salaries quoted 17,872 14,173 10,264
10th Percentile £30,985 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £40,615 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,150 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.40% +1.05% +5.56%

CIPD
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for CIPD in the UK

CIPD
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for CIPD in the UK

CIPD
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing CIPD over the 6 months to 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for CIPD in the UK

CIPD
Top 10 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 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -170 60 £42,500 -15.00% 18
UK excluding London -66 59 £41,500 +13.70% 13
London -157 34 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Scotland - 32 - -
Work from Home -223 22 £46,250 -11.90% 4
South West +1 17 £40,000 -20.00% 3
South East -44 6 £42,500 -15.00% 3
North of England -54 4 £42,500 +30.77% 3
North West -55 3 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Yorkshire -27 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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 51 (52.58%) Social Skills
2 41 (42.27%) Line Management
3 34 (35.05%) Coaching
4 33 (34.02%) Change Management
5 29 (29.90%) People Management
5 29 (29.90%) Influencing Skills
6 27 (27.84%) Law
7 26 (26.80%) Manufacturing
8 25 (25.77%) Case Management
9 23 (23.71%) GDPR
9 23 (23.71%) Degree
10 22 (22.68%) Statistical Analysis
10 22 (22.68%) Aerospace
10 22 (22.68%) Process Management
11 20 (20.62%) e-Learning
12 19 (19.59%) Military
12 19 (19.59%) Power Platform
12 19 (19.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 19 (19.59%) Aviation
13 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
14 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (16.49%) Power BI
15 13 (13.40%) CRM
15 13 (13.40%) Dynamics CRM
15 13 (13.40%) Dynamics 365
16 12 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
16 12 (12.37%) Analytics
16 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (11.34%) ERP
17 11 (11.34%) Cybersecurity

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 10 (10.31%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.03%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.03%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (13.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.59%) Power Platform
2 13 (13.40%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (7.22%) Microsoft 365
4 3 (3.09%) SaaS
5 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.06%) IaaS
5 2 (2.06%) PaaS
6 1 (1.03%) AWS
6 1 (1.03%) Azure
6 1 (1.03%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) LAN
2 3 (3.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) Power BI
2 3 (3.09%) Big Data
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (3.09%) Postman
1 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
1 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.09%) WebDriver
2 2 (2.06%) Grunt
2 2 (2.06%) gulp
General
1 51 (52.58%) Social Skills
2 29 (29.90%) Influencing Skills
3 27 (27.84%) Law
4 26 (26.80%) Manufacturing
5 22 (22.68%) Aerospace
6 19 (19.59%) Aviation
6 19 (19.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 19 (19.59%) Military
7 11 (11.34%) Organisational Skills
8 10 (10.31%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (10.31%) Presentation Skills
9 9 (9.28%) Finance
10 7 (7.22%) Marketing
11 4 (4.12%) Retail
11 4 (4.12%) Telecoms
12 3 (3.09%) Legal
13 1 (1.03%) Advertising
13 1 (1.03%) Italian Language
13 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
13 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (14.43%) IT Manager
2 10 (10.31%) Training Manager
3 8 (8.25%) Trainer
4 7 (7.22%) HR Manager
5 6 (6.19%) HR Advisor
5 6 (6.19%) IT Trainer
6 5 (5.15%) Development Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Analyst
7 3 (3.09%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (3.09%) Software Development Manager
7 3 (3.09%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.06%) Backend Developer
8 2 (2.06%) Change Manager
8 2 (2.06%) Cloud Consultant
8 2 (2.06%) Designer
8 2 (2.06%) Digital Product Owner
8 2 (2.06%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (2.06%) Product Owner
8 2 (2.06%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (2.06%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) .NET
1 5 (5.15%) ASP.NET
1 5 (5.15%) HTML
2 4 (4.12%) EDI
3 3 (3.09%) SOAP
3 3 (3.09%) XHTML
3 3 (3.09%) XML
3 3 (3.09%) XSL
4 2 (2.06%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.06%) CSS
4 2 (2.06%) jQuery
4 2 (2.06%) Node.js
4 2 (2.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.62%) e-Learning
2 9 (9.28%) Management Information System
3 7 (7.22%) User Experience
4 5 (5.15%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.12%) Virtual Team
6 3 (3.09%) Educational Technology
7 2 (2.06%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.27%) Line Management
2 34 (35.05%) Coaching
3 33 (34.02%) Change Management
4 29 (29.90%) People Management
5 25 (25.77%) Case Management
6 22 (22.68%) Process Management
6 22 (22.68%) Statistical Analysis
7 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (13.40%) CRM
9 12 (12.37%) Analytics
9 12 (12.37%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (12.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (11.34%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (11.34%) ERP
11 10 (10.31%) Business Case
11 10 (10.31%) Instructional Design
12 9 (9.28%) Agile
12 9 (9.28%) Mentoring
12 9 (9.28%) Process Improvement
13 8 (8.25%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.25%) C#
2 6 (6.19%) SQL
3 5 (5.15%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.12%) C
5 2 (2.06%) Java
5 2 (2.06%) PHP
5 2 (2.06%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (23.71%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.03%) HND
3 1 (1.03%) MOS
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (23.71%) GDPR
2 5 (5.15%) ISO 9001
3 4 (4.12%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.06%) QA
5 1 (1.03%) Accessibility
5 1 (1.03%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.31%) JD Edwards
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
4 2 (2.06%) Google
4 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.03%) Adobe
5 1 (1.03%) Cisco
5 1 (1.03%) SAP
5 1 (1.03%) UiPath
5 1 (1.03%) VMware
5 1 (1.03%) Workday