Period
to 23 October 2019

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 23 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 194 225
Rank change year-on-year +14 +31 +17
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 2,689 2,989 2,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 1.81% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.98% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1,884 2,114 1,881
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £83,750 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +4.65%

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 125,865 151,275 162,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.11% 91.81% 92.33%
Number of salaries quoted 99,112 120,344 128,025
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 23 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Top 17 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 23 October 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 +17 2,477 £54,486 +8.62% 460
UK excluding London -4 1,521 £50,000 +8.70% 348
London +62 1,079 £65,000 +4.00% 155
North of England +18 490 £47,500 +10.09% 77
South East -6 404 £55,000 +15.79% 86
North West +36 270 £50,000 +11.11% 39
Midlands +32 242 £47,500 +11.76% 63
Yorkshire -14 182 £45,000 +4.65% 29
West Midlands -2 146 £50,000 +17.65% 46
South West -60 138 £45,000 -2.17% 46
East of England +11 108 £50,000 - 34
East Midlands +56 96 £47,500 +18.75% 17
Scotland -50 84 £45,000 -10.00% 27
Wales +36 46 £44,375 +4.41% 14
North East +48 38 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Northern Ireland -12 9 £32,500 -23.53% 2
Channel Islands - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT jobs citing Collaborative Working 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 Collaborative Working.

1 1,234 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
2 573 (21.31%) Finance
3 558 (20.75%) Degree
4 527 (19.60%) Problem-Solving
5 400 (14.88%) JavaScript
6 393 (14.62%) C#
7 371 (13.80%) DevOps
8 354 (13.16%) Scrum
9 345 (12.83%) SQL
10 338 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
11 332 (12.35%) User Experience
12 331 (12.31%) Java
13 327 (12.16%) Microsoft
14 305 (11.34%) .NET
15 298 (11.08%) Python
16 293 (10.90%) AWS
17 287 (10.67%) Azure
18 281 (10.45%) HTML
19 280 (10.41%) SQL Server
19 280 (10.41%) Software Engineering
20 274 (10.19%) CSS
21 266 (9.89%) Project Management
22 250 (9.30%) QA
23 247 (9.19%) Git (software)
24 242 (9.00%) Marketing
25 212 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
26 205 (7.62%) Test Automation
27 203 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
28 194 (7.21%) Windows
28 194 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement

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 86 (3.20%) Confluence
2 37 (1.38%) CMS
3 35 (1.30%) SharePoint
4 30 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (0.74%) Apache Spark
5 20 (0.74%) nginx
6 19 (0.71%) MS Exchange
7 17 (0.63%) Tomcat
7 17 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 15 (0.56%) Apache
9 14 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 13 (0.48%) IIS
11 11 (0.41%) Skype for Business
12 10 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
12 10 (0.37%) Ethereum
12 10 (0.37%) Hyperledger
12 10 (0.37%) SAS
13 9 (0.33%) Drupal
14 8 (0.30%) Tornado
14 8 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 62 (2.31%) Sketch
2 61 (2.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 60 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
5 28 (1.04%) Photoshop
6 24 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 23 (0.86%) Microsoft Project
8 20 (0.74%) InVision
9 16 (0.60%) MS Visio
10 13 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 10 (0.37%) Open Workbench
12 8 (0.30%) Figma
13 6 (0.22%) Chatbot
13 6 (0.22%) UXPin
14 5 (0.19%) Zeplin
15 4 (0.15%) InDesign
16 3 (0.11%) Adobe Captivate
16 3 (0.11%) Camtasia
16 3 (0.11%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.11%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 17 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.37%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 9 (0.33%) Magento
4 7 (0.26%) SAP S/4HANA
5 6 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.19%) Lorenzo
6 5 (0.19%) MultiChain
6 5 (0.19%) Quorum
7 4 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.11%) Primavera
8 3 (0.11%) Visualfiles
9 2 (0.074%) FastStats
9 2 (0.074%) Oracle EBS R12
9 2 (0.074%) Oracle Financials
9 2 (0.074%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.074%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.074%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 293 (10.90%) AWS
2 287 (10.67%) Azure
3 129 (4.80%) Office 365
4 114 (4.24%) SaaS
5 70 (2.60%) GCP
6 63 (2.34%) Power Platform
7 38 (1.41%) PaaS
8 31 (1.15%) GitHub
9 28 (1.04%) G Suite
10 26 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
11 24 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
12 22 (0.82%) Google Analytics
12 22 (0.82%) IaaS
12 22 (0.82%) Serverless
13 16 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
14 14 (0.52%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (0.48%) npm
15 13 (0.48%) OneDrive
16 12 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 82 (3.05%) Internet
2 78 (2.90%) DNS
3 66 (2.45%) Firewall
4 59 (2.19%) WAN
5 46 (1.71%) DHCP
6 44 (1.64%) HTTP
7 42 (1.56%) MPLS
8 41 (1.52%) TCP/IP
9 40 (1.49%) Broadband
10 29 (1.08%) Unified Communications
10 29 (1.08%) Wireless
11 28 (1.04%) LAN
12 25 (0.93%) Network Security
13 22 (0.82%) VPN
14 20 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (0.71%) VLAN
16 18 (0.67%) Diameter Protocol
16 18 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
16 18 (0.67%) Skype
17 17 (0.63%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (10.41%) SQL Server
2 81 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 78 (2.90%) MySQL
4 77 (2.86%) Big Data
5 74 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
6 63 (2.34%) Power BI
7 62 (2.31%) NoSQL
8 53 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
9 50 (1.86%) Blockchain
10 49 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 45 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 42 (1.56%) Relational Database
13 37 (1.38%) Hadoop
14 27 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 24 (0.89%) Data Lake
16 22 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
17 21 (0.78%) Redis
18 17 (0.63%) Oracle Database
19 15 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
19 15 (0.56%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 247 (9.19%) Git (software)
2 134 (4.98%) JIRA
3 81 (3.01%) Jenkins
3 81 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 79 (2.94%) Selenium
5 69 (2.57%) Maven
6 47 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 41 (1.52%) Subversion
8 37 (1.38%) gulp
9 36 (1.34%) Cucumber
10 35 (1.30%) Bitbucket
11 34 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 31 (1.15%) TeamCity
13 29 (1.08%) webpack
14 27 (1.00%) Grunt
15 26 (0.97%) Gradle
16 23 (0.86%) NUnit
17 22 (0.82%) JUnit
18 18 (0.67%) GDB
19 16 (0.60%) Vagrant
General
1 573 (21.31%) Finance
2 242 (9.00%) Marketing
3 189 (7.03%) Retail
4 129 (4.80%) Banking
5 102 (3.79%) Telecoms
6 101 (3.76%) Legal
7 69 (2.57%) Manufacturing
8 65 (2.42%) Public Sector
9 51 (1.90%) Electronics
10 45 (1.67%) Back Office
11 41 (1.52%) Front Office
11 41 (1.52%) Games
12 36 (1.34%) Law
13 33 (1.23%) Aerospace
14 27 (1.00%) Advertising
15 16 (0.60%) Police
16 13 (0.48%) French Language
17 12 (0.45%) Fire and Rescue
18 11 (0.41%) Retail Banking
19 10 (0.37%) Military
Job Titles
1 632 (23.50%) Developer
2 328 (12.20%) Analyst
3 210 (7.81%) Architect
4 199 (7.40%) Consultant
5 160 (5.95%) Senior Developer
6 124 (4.61%) .NET Developer
7 108 (4.02%) Designer
8 106 (3.94%) Software Engineer
9 89 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
10 88 (3.27%) Java Developer
11 81 (3.01%) Software Developer
12 75 (2.79%) Project Manager
13 70 (2.60%) C# Developer
14 69 (2.57%) Business Analyst
15 65 (2.42%) IT Consultant
15 65 (2.42%) Python Developer
16 61 (2.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 61 (2.27%) Security Consultant
17 60 (2.23%) Senior Consultant
18 59 (2.19%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 305 (11.34%) .NET
2 281 (10.45%) HTML
3 274 (10.19%) CSS
4 176 (6.55%) AngularJS
5 160 (5.95%) ASP.NET
6 150 (5.58%) REST
7 148 (5.50%) React
8 115 (4.28%) Web Services
9 93 (3.46%) HTML5
10 83 (3.09%) RESTful
11 82 (3.05%) .NET Framework
11 82 (3.05%) Node.js
12 75 (2.79%) .NET Core
13 74 (2.75%) Spring
14 72 (2.68%) jQuery
15 62 (2.31%) ASP.NET Web API
16 59 (2.19%) CSS3
17 56 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 56 (2.08%) Sass
18 51 (1.90%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 338 (12.57%) Analytical Skills
2 332 (12.35%) User Experience
3 137 (5.09%) Self-Motivation
4 134 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 107 (3.98%) Mobile App
6 70 (2.60%) Greenfield Project
7 66 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
8 61 (2.27%) Public Cloud
9 52 (1.93%) Cloud Native
10 46 (1.71%) Virtual Team
11 42 (1.56%) Data Centre
12 41 (1.52%) Fixed Income
13 38 (1.41%) Algorithms
14 34 (1.26%) Internet of Things
15 33 (1.23%) Smartphone
16 24 (0.89%) Online Banking
16 24 (0.89%) Social Media
17 23 (0.86%) Robotics
18 19 (0.71%) Blackberry
18 19 (0.71%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 194 (7.21%) Windows
2 150 (5.58%) Linux
3 87 (3.24%) Windows 10
4 85 (3.16%) Windows Server
5 67 (2.49%) Android
6 51 (1.90%) Apple iOS
7 38 (1.41%) Windows 7
7 38 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 35 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 29 (1.08%) Unix
10 18 (0.67%) CentOS
11 15 (0.56%) Windows Vista
12 14 (0.52%) Windows 8
12 14 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.22%) Debian
13 6 (0.22%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.19%) AIX
14 5 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,234 (45.89%) Agile Software Development
2 527 (19.60%) Problem-Solving
3 371 (13.80%) DevOps
4 354 (13.16%) Scrum
5 280 (10.41%) Software Engineering
6 266 (9.89%) Project Management
7 212 (7.88%) Continuous Integration
8 205 (7.62%) Test Automation
9 203 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
10 194 (7.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 180 (6.69%) TDD
12 179 (6.66%) Mentoring
13 174 (6.47%) Project Delivery
14 171 (6.36%) Analytics
15 168 (6.25%) Business Development
16 165 (6.14%) SDLC
17 163 (6.06%) ITIL
17 163 (6.06%) Microservices
18 162 (6.02%) Coaching
19 159 (5.91%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 400 (14.88%) JavaScript
2 393 (14.62%) C#
3 345 (12.83%) SQL
4 331 (12.31%) Java
5 298 (11.08%) Python
6 97 (3.61%) C++
7 92 (3.42%) C
8 78 (2.90%) PowerShell
9 71 (2.64%) Ruby
10 70 (2.60%) TypeScript
11 64 (2.38%) PHP
12 61 (2.27%) T-SQL
13 55 (2.05%) R
14 45 (1.67%) Go
15 34 (1.26%) Scala
16 26 (0.97%) VBA
16 26 (0.97%) VBScript
17 25 (0.93%) ES6
18 24 (0.89%) Perl
19 22 (0.82%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 558 (20.75%) Degree
2 128 (4.76%) CISSP
3 61 (2.27%) CISM
4 54 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 49 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
6 46 (1.71%) ISEB
7 42 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (1.56%) ISTQB
8 39 (1.45%) Security Cleared
9 38 (1.41%) HND
10 34 (1.26%) CFA
10 34 (1.26%) CIMA
11 33 (1.23%) MCSE
12 31 (1.15%) CISA
13 30 (1.12%) SC Cleared
14 29 (1.08%) PMI Certification
15 27 (1.00%) MCSA
16 23 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 23 (0.86%) PMP
17 21 (0.78%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 250 (9.30%) QA
2 80 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 59 (2.19%) PMO
4 43 (1.60%) SLA
5 34 (1.26%) Data Quality
6 30 (1.12%) GDPR
7 25 (0.93%) COBIT
8 23 (0.86%) Actionable Recommendations
9 21 (0.78%) NIST
10 19 (0.71%) PCI DSS
11 14 (0.52%) NCSC
12 12 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.30%) ISO 9001
14 7 (0.26%) ISO 31000
14 7 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
14 7 (0.26%) TickIT
15 6 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
15 6 (0.22%) WAI
16 5 (0.19%) ISO 22301
17 4 (0.15%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 177 (6.58%) Docker
2 86 (3.20%) Active Directory
3 42 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.08%) Firmware
5 12 (0.45%) vCloud
5 12 (0.45%) VMware NSX
6 11 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (0.33%) BitLocker
7 9 (0.33%) Hyper-V
7 9 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.22%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.15%) HDFS
10 3 (0.11%) LXC
10 3 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.11%) RACF
10 3 (0.11%) Varnish
10 3 (0.11%) XenApp
11 2 (0.074%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.074%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 138 (5.13%) Kubernetes
2 78 (2.90%) Terraform
3 72 (2.68%) Ansible
4 57 (2.12%) Puppet
5 56 (2.08%) SCCM
6 44 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
7 35 (1.30%) Microsoft Intune
8 17 (0.63%) Istio
9 12 (0.45%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (0.37%) FortiGate
11 9 (0.33%) Nessus
11 9 (0.33%) Nmap
11 9 (0.33%) OpenVAS
11 9 (0.33%) vCenter Server
12 6 (0.22%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.19%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.15%) Icinga
14 4 (0.15%) Prometheus
14 4 (0.15%) SCOM
15 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 327 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 103 (3.83%) Google
3 83 (3.09%) Adobe
4 68 (2.53%) SAP
5 65 (2.42%) Oracle
6 55 (2.05%) Cisco
7 54 (2.01%) VMware
8 53 (1.97%) ServiceNow
9 41 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
9 41 (1.52%) Tableau
10 34 (1.26%) Casewise
11 31 (1.15%) Apple
12 27 (1.00%) Citrix
12 27 (1.00%) IBM
13 21 (0.78%) Atlassian
14 19 (0.71%) Fortinet
14 19 (0.71%) Freescale
14 19 (0.71%) Renesas
15 18 (0.67%) Intel
15 18 (0.67%) Red Hat