Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Collaborative Working skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 243 265
Rank change year-on-year +18 +22 +18
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 2785 2640 2720
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.55% 1.42% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 1.59% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1876 1737 1957
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% +4.44%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Collaborative Working is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161400 165744 191557
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.45% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 127986 137384 158493
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,232 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Collaborative Working within the UK over the 6 months to 15 December 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 +14 2575 £50,000 - 287
UK excluding London +59 1594 £45,000 - 186
London -42 1114 £60,000 +9.09% 125
North of England +76 472 £45,000 +20.00% 67
South East +29 358 £50,750 -0.98% 27
North West +63 259 £45,000 +12.50% 22
Midlands +51 252 £42,500 - 18
East of England +24 246 £45,000 - 30
Yorkshire +77 190 £45,000 +20.00% 42
West Midlands +37 157 £43,250 +8.13% 12
South West +26 127 £40,000 -3.47% 19
Scotland +5 111 £48,500 +6.59% 20
East Midlands +37 95 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Wales -6 25 £40,000 -24.10% 2
North East +5 23 £40,000 +10.34% 3
Isle of Man - 3 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Collaborative Working.

1 1201 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 717 (25.75%) Finance
3 568 (20.39%) JavaScript
4 548 (19.68%) Java
5 523 (18.78%) Degree
6 475 (17.06%) SQL
7 437 (15.69%) HTML
8 384 (13.79%) .NET
9 380 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
10 363 (13.03%) C#
11 361 (12.96%) Scrum
12 360 (12.93%) Microsoft
13 351 (12.60%) SQL Server
14 348 (12.50%) Analytics
15 346 (12.42%) Software Engineering
16 323 (11.60%) CSS
17 322 (11.56%) User Experience
18 321 (11.53%) Git (software)
19 318 (11.42%) Test Automation
20 316 (11.35%) Linux
21 307 (11.02%) Computer Science
22 300 (10.77%) Windows
23 287 (10.31%) TDD
24 285 (10.23%) AngularJS
25 282 (10.13%) QA
26 272 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
27 269 (9.66%) Web Services
28 267 (9.59%) Banking
29 266 (9.55%) Project Management
30 263 (9.44%) Amazon AWS

Collaborative Working
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 80 (2.87%) Apache
2 76 (2.73%) Tomcat
3 75 (2.69%) Confluence
4 66 (2.37%) Elasticsearch
5 60 (2.15%) CMS
6 55 (1.97%) SharePoint
7 40 (1.44%) Skype for Business
8 37 (1.33%) JBoss
9 36 (1.29%) WordPress
10 32 (1.15%) IIS
11 28 (1.01%) Apache Spark
12 27 (0.97%) SAS
13 23 (0.83%) WebSphere
14 21 (0.75%) nginx
14 21 (0.75%) OpenStack
15 18 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
17 11 (0.39%) Jetty
18 10 (0.36%) Mule ESB
19 9 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 114 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 74 (2.66%) MS Visio
4 69 (2.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 35 (1.26%) Photoshop
6 29 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 29 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
7 23 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
8 18 (0.65%) OmniGraffle
9 11 (0.39%) InVision
10 7 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.14%) FrameMaker
12 4 (0.14%) InDesign
12 4 (0.14%) SPSS
13 3 (0.11%) UXPin
14 1 (0.036%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.036%) Houdini
14 1 (0.036%) Maya
14 1 (0.036%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 24 (0.86%) WebTrends
2 17 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.54%) SAP ERP
4 12 (0.43%) Magento
4 12 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.32%) SAP HR
6 8 (0.29%) Sage X3
7 7 (0.25%) SAP FI
7 7 (0.25%) SAP HCM
7 7 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
7 7 (0.25%) SAP Payroll
8 6 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.18%) Adobe Campaign
9 5 (0.18%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 4 (0.14%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
10 4 (0.14%) NetSuite
10 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
10 4 (0.14%) Oracle TCA
10 4 (0.14%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.14%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 263 (9.44%) Amazon AWS
2 185 (6.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 99 (3.55%) SaaS
4 71 (2.55%) GitHub
5 50 (1.80%) Office 365
6 48 (1.72%) IaaS
7 45 (1.62%) PaaS
8 43 (1.54%) Google Analytics
9 37 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
10 30 (1.08%) npm
11 26 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
13 23 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 20 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
15 9 (0.32%) Slack
16 7 (0.25%) Amazon CloudSearch
16 7 (0.25%) Yammer
17 6 (0.22%) Google Compute Engine
17 6 (0.22%) Serverless
18 5 (0.18%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 57 (2.05%) Internet
2 55 (1.97%) SMS
3 52 (1.87%) Firewall
4 51 (1.83%) LAN
5 48 (1.72%) HTTP
6 43 (1.54%) TCP/IP
7 38 (1.36%) WAN
8 37 (1.33%) Unified Communications
9 29 (1.04%) DNS
9 29 (1.04%) Skype
10 26 (0.93%) Wireless
11 24 (0.86%) SAN
11 24 (0.86%) VPN
12 18 (0.65%) LDAP
12 18 (0.65%) Network Security
13 17 (0.61%) FTP
14 15 (0.54%) Ethernet
14 15 (0.54%) OSPF
15 13 (0.47%) DHCP
16 12 (0.43%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 182 (6.54%) MySQL
3 166 (5.96%) NoSQL
4 113 (4.06%) Relational Database
5 100 (3.59%) Big Data
6 80 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
7 61 (2.19%) Hadoop
8 54 (1.94%) MongoDB
8 54 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 42 (1.51%) Redis
11 34 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
12 33 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 30 (1.08%) GIS
13 30 (1.08%) Neo4j
14 27 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
15 23 (0.83%) Oracle Database
16 22 (0.79%) RDBMS
17 20 (0.72%) Power BI
18 19 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 321 (11.53%) Git (software)
2 259 (9.30%) JIRA
3 191 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 173 (6.21%) Maven
5 162 (5.82%) Subversion
6 144 (5.17%) TeamCity
7 137 (4.92%) Cucumber
8 127 (4.56%) Selenium
9 66 (2.37%) JUnit
9 66 (2.37%) Visual Studio
10 57 (2.05%) Bitbucket
11 54 (1.94%) gulp
12 53 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 50 (1.80%) NUnit
14 46 (1.65%) Grunt
15 42 (1.51%) jMock
15 42 (1.51%) Mercurial
16 41 (1.47%) WebDriver
17 37 (1.33%) JBehave
18 33 (1.18%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 717 (25.75%) Finance
2 267 (9.59%) Banking
3 252 (9.05%) Marketing
4 161 (5.78%) Retail
5 150 (5.39%) Investment Banking
6 132 (4.74%) Retail Banking
7 86 (3.09%) Manufacturing
8 83 (2.98%) Advertising
9 73 (2.62%) Games
10 64 (2.30%) Front Office
10 64 (2.30%) Legal
11 50 (1.80%) Electronics
12 42 (1.51%) Law
13 38 (1.36%) Telecoms
14 35 (1.26%) Publishing
15 33 (1.18%) Financial Institution
16 28 (1.01%) Back Office
17 23 (0.83%) Multimedia
18 19 (0.68%) Billing
19 16 (0.57%) German Language
Job Titles
1 733 (26.32%) Developer
2 342 (12.28%) Analyst
3 212 (7.61%) Java Developer
4 176 (6.32%) Architect
5 151 (5.42%) Software Engineer
6 148 (5.31%) Software Developer
7 141 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 128 (4.60%) Senior Developer
9 120 (4.31%) Consultant
10 114 (4.09%) .NET Developer
11 99 (3.55%) C# Developer
12 89 (3.20%) Designer
13 81 (2.91%) Project Manager
14 79 (2.84%) Java Engineer
15 77 (2.76%) DevOps Engineer
16 69 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
17 64 (2.30%) C# .NET Developer
18 63 (2.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 62 (2.23%) C++ Software Engineer
19 62 (2.23%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (15.69%) HTML
2 384 (13.79%) .NET
3 323 (11.60%) CSS
4 285 (10.23%) AngularJS
5 269 (9.66%) Web Services
6 220 (7.90%) Spring
7 203 (7.29%) HTML5
8 197 (7.07%) ASP.NET
9 179 (6.43%) RESTful
10 178 (6.39%) jQuery
11 176 (6.32%) Hibernate
12 175 (6.28%) REST
13 116 (4.17%) Node.js
14 105 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 102 (3.66%) CSS3
15 102 (3.66%) SOAP
16 100 (3.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 81 (2.91%) Sass
18 76 (2.73%) React
18 76 (2.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 380 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 322 (11.56%) User Experience
3 307 (11.02%) Computer Science
4 167 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
5 144 (5.17%) Management Information System
6 131 (4.70%) Mobile App
7 96 (3.45%) Data Centre
8 67 (2.41%) Algorithms
8 67 (2.41%) Data Structures
9 63 (2.26%) Video\Live Streaming
10 60 (2.15%) Greenfield Project
11 54 (1.94%) Linux Command Line
12 53 (1.90%) Virtual Team
13 51 (1.83%) Fintech
14 49 (1.76%) Derivative
15 35 (1.26%) Social Media
16 30 (1.08%) Driving Licence
17 28 (1.01%) Life Science
18 27 (0.97%) Equities
19 23 (0.83%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 316 (11.35%) Linux
2 300 (10.77%) Windows
3 139 (4.99%) Unix
4 65 (2.33%) Windows Server
5 55 (1.97%) Android
6 44 (1.58%) Apple iOS
7 31 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (0.75%) Windows 10
9 19 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (0.65%) CentOS
11 17 (0.61%) Mac OS X
11 17 (0.61%) Windows 7
12 15 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (0.32%) Solaris
14 8 (0.29%) AIX
15 7 (0.25%) HPUX
16 6 (0.22%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.14%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.11%) VMS
19 2 (0.072%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1201 (43.12%) Agile Software Development
2 361 (12.96%) Scrum
3 348 (12.50%) Analytics
4 346 (12.42%) Software Engineering
5 318 (11.42%) Test Automation
6 287 (10.31%) TDD
7 272 (9.77%) Continuous Integration
8 266 (9.55%) Project Management
9 258 (9.26%) ITIL
10 253 (9.08%) Continuous Improvement
11 252 (9.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 239 (8.58%) DevOps
13 232 (8.33%) OO
14 223 (8.01%) SDLC
15 220 (7.90%) Unit Testing
16 201 (7.22%) MVC
17 181 (6.50%) E-Commerce
18 176 (6.32%) Mentoring
19 173 (6.21%) Asset Management
20 165 (5.92%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 568 (20.39%) JavaScript
2 548 (19.68%) Java
3 475 (17.06%) SQL
4 363 (13.03%) C#
5 212 (7.61%) Python
6 200 (7.18%) PHP
7 138 (4.96%) C++
8 107 (3.84%) Ruby
9 75 (2.69%) PowerShell
10 65 (2.33%) Perl
11 52 (1.87%) T-SQL
12 48 (1.72%) C
13 45 (1.62%) Scala
14 42 (1.51%) Bash Shell
15 37 (1.33%) Groovy
16 31 (1.11%) ES6
17 24 (0.86%) R
18 23 (0.83%) PL/SQL
19 21 (0.75%) TypeScript
20 17 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 523 (18.78%) Degree
2 134 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 99 (3.55%) Security Cleared
4 73 (2.62%) ISEB
5 55 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 40 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (0.97%) CCNA
9 26 (0.93%) MCSE
10 25 (0.90%) ISTQB
11 24 (0.86%) Master's Degree
11 24 (0.86%) PMI Certification
12 22 (0.79%) CISSP
13 19 (0.68%) CCNP
14 18 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
15 16 (0.57%) MBA
16 15 (0.54%) MCSA
16 15 (0.54%) PhD
17 14 (0.50%) CISA
18 13 (0.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (10.13%) QA
2 95 (3.41%) SLA
3 64 (2.30%) PMO
4 31 (1.11%) Data Quality
5 19 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 17 (0.61%) GDPR
7 16 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (0.36%) WCAG
9 9 (0.32%) ISO 9001
10 6 (0.22%) COBIT
11 5 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
11 5 (0.18%) GCP
11 5 (0.18%) MiFID
11 5 (0.18%) NEBOSH
12 4 (0.14%) PSD2
12 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.11%) FATCA
14 2 (0.072%) IEC 61508
14 2 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 2 (0.072%) Solvency II
System Software
1 183 (6.57%) Docker
2 61 (2.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (1.87%) Active Directory
4 23 (0.83%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.50%) vSphere
6 12 (0.43%) Xen
7 10 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (0.32%) KVM
8 9 (0.32%) Varnish
8 9 (0.32%) XenApp
9 8 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.25%) GPFS
10 7 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.22%) Ceph
11 6 (0.22%) Slurm Workload Manager
11 6 (0.22%) XenDesktop
12 5 (0.18%) Firmware
13 4 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 4 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
14 2 (0.072%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 159 (5.71%) Puppet
2 104 (3.73%) Ansible
3 83 (2.98%) Opscode Chef
4 31 (1.11%) Terraform
5 29 (1.04%) Kubernetes
6 28 (1.01%) SCCM
7 20 (0.72%) ZABBIX
8 17 (0.61%) Microsoft Intune
9 14 (0.50%) Grafana
9 14 (0.50%) HAProxy
10 13 (0.47%) rkt
11 12 (0.43%) Ambari
11 12 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.22%) Icinga
12 6 (0.22%) logstash
12 6 (0.22%) SCOM
12 6 (0.22%) SCSM
13 5 (0.18%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.18%) Kibana
13 5 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 360 (12.93%) Microsoft
2 212 (7.61%) Oracle
3 123 (4.42%) SAP
4 84 (3.02%) Google
5 72 (2.59%) Adobe
6 70 (2.51%) VMware
7 68 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
8 58 (2.08%) Cisco
9 46 (1.65%) Cadence
10 38 (1.36%) CA Agile Central
10 38 (1.36%) Tableau
11 37 (1.33%) Citrix
11 37 (1.33%) IBM
12 32 (1.15%) Sybase
13 31 (1.11%) Red Hat
14 29 (1.04%) Perforce
14 29 (1.04%) ServiceNow
15 24 (0.86%) HP
15 24 (0.86%) Xerox
16 22 (0.79%) Dell