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

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 123 141 192
Rank change year-on-year +18 +51 +1
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 5,000 2,231 1,689
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.05% 2.43% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.60% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,339 1,409 1,267
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,648
25th Percentile £42,676 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,744 £52,665 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.64% -4.25% +6.50%
75th Percentile £85,000 £72,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £98,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +3.41%

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 155,892 85,794 86,323
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.03% 93.40% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 81,873 63,741 69,405
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £44,618 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% +5.56%

Collaborative Working
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Collaborative Working.

Salary trend for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Collaborative Working over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

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 24 May 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 +15 4,032 £59,526 +13.38% 300
Work from Home +34 2,248 £60,000 +20.00% 109
London +39 2,153 £70,000 +4.48% 112
UK excluding London +19 2,111 £55,000 +15.79% 209
North of England +12 561 £55,000 +22.22% 58
South East +69 517 £60,500 +10.00% 46
Midlands -25 346 £50,000 +11.11% 28
North West +22 323 £55,000 +10.00% 27
West Midlands -16 244 £50,000 +5.26% 18
Scotland +50 236 £55,000 - 16
East of England -15 211 £47,500 +5.63% 25
Yorkshire -15 198 £60,000 +33.33% 23
South West -71 164 £50,750 +6.84% 29
East Midlands -34 102 £47,500 +11.76% 10
Wales -3 71 £45,000 -9.00% 5
North East +12 50 £40,000 -4.19% 8
Northern Ireland -27 9 £36,500 - 3

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 2,090 (41.80%) Agile
2 1,475 (29.50%) Social Skills
3 1,094 (21.88%) Finance
4 1,045 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
5 1,032 (20.64%) AWS
6 933 (18.66%) DevOps
7 921 (18.42%) Software Engineering
8 867 (17.34%) CI/CD
9 857 (17.14%) SQL
10 844 (16.88%) Azure
11 826 (16.52%) JavaScript
12 822 (16.44%) Python
13 762 (15.24%) Mentoring
14 758 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
15 738 (14.76%) User Experience
16 724 (14.48%) Docker
17 716 (14.32%) Analytics
18 707 (14.14%) Degree
19 676 (13.52%) Java
20 613 (12.26%) .NET
21 612 (12.24%) Kubernetes
22 578 (11.56%) Scrum
23 562 (11.24%) Microsoft
24 544 (10.88%) React
25 526 (10.52%) C#
26 497 (9.94%) Computer Science
27 486 (9.72%) Microservices
28 481 (9.62%) Test Automation
29 472 (9.44%) Marketing
30 467 (9.34%) Project Management

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
1 187 (3.74%) Confluence
2 159 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
3 114 (2.28%) Apache Solr
4 93 (1.86%) SharePoint
5 90 (1.80%) SAS
6 75 (1.50%) CMS
7 74 (1.48%) OpenStack
8 62 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 48 (0.96%) Apache
10 31 (0.62%) Strapi
11 26 (0.52%) IIS
12 23 (0.46%) Drupal
13 21 (0.42%) Documentum
14 20 (0.40%) Ethereum
15 19 (0.38%) WordPress
16 14 (0.28%) Tomcat
17 13 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 11 (0.22%) nginx
19 10 (0.20%) Hyperledger
19 10 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 241 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 131 (2.62%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 122 (2.44%) Sketch
4 121 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
5 55 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 50 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 48 (0.96%) SPSS
8 40 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
9 34 (0.68%) Simulink
10 28 (0.56%) Adobe XD
10 28 (0.56%) Photoshop
11 24 (0.48%) Campfire
12 22 (0.44%) Adobe After Effects
12 22 (0.44%) InVision
13 21 (0.42%) Windchill
14 20 (0.40%) Stata
15 18 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
15 18 (0.36%) Zeplin
16 8 (0.16%) AutoCAD
17 7 (0.14%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 33 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.42%) TrackWise
3 17 (0.34%) SAP S/4HANA
4 12 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
5 10 (0.20%) R3 Corda
6 8 (0.16%) SAP SCM
6 8 (0.16%) SAP SD
7 7 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.14%) Sentinel
8 6 (0.12%) NetSuite
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.10%) OpenText VIM for SAP
9 5 (0.10%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.10%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.10%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.10%) SAP IBP
9 5 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1,032 (20.64%) AWS
2 844 (16.88%) Azure
3 434 (8.68%) SaaS
4 303 (6.06%) GCP
5 267 (5.34%) Serverless
6 237 (4.74%) GitHub
7 229 (4.58%) Power Platform
8 202 (4.04%) Figma
9 201 (4.02%) AWS Lambda
10 157 (3.14%) Amazon S3
11 112 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
12 110 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
13 98 (1.96%) PaaS
14 94 (1.88%) Microsoft 365
15 83 (1.66%) AWS Fargate
16 80 (1.60%) Cloudflare
17 77 (1.54%) Amazon SQS
18 64 (1.28%) AWS CloudFormation
18 64 (1.28%) Snowflake
19 60 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 127 (2.54%) Firewall
2 83 (1.66%) Internet
3 74 (1.48%) LAN
3 74 (1.48%) Network Security
4 66 (1.32%) Broadband
4 66 (1.32%) Wireless
5 59 (1.18%) DNS
6 56 (1.12%) HTTP
7 52 (1.04%) WAN
8 43 (0.86%) BGP
9 41 (0.82%) MPLS
10 40 (0.80%) OSPF
11 38 (0.76%) Cisco ISE
11 38 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
11 38 (0.76%) Multicast
12 36 (0.72%) VPN
13 25 (0.50%) GSM
13 25 (0.50%) LTE
13 25 (0.50%) Software-Defined Radio
13 25 (0.50%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 311 (6.22%) Big Data
2 309 (6.18%) SQL Server
3 273 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
4 208 (4.16%) Power BI
5 205 (4.10%) Redis
6 180 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
7 158 (3.16%) NoSQL
8 154 (3.08%) MySQL
9 146 (2.92%) Relational Database
10 135 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 128 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
12 123 (2.46%) Tableau
13 98 (1.96%) Data Lake
14 91 (1.82%) MongoDB
15 61 (1.22%) Metadata
16 58 (1.16%) GIS
17 47 (0.94%) Hadoop
17 47 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 36 (0.72%) QlikView
19 35 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 442 (8.84%) Git (software)
2 426 (8.52%) JIRA
3 325 (6.50%) Jenkins
4 172 (3.44%) Selenium
5 113 (2.26%) CircleCI
6 102 (2.04%) GitLab
7 96 (1.92%) Cypress.io
8 93 (1.86%) Cucumber
9 59 (1.18%) Gradle
10 48 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
11 47 (0.94%) Bitbucket
11 47 (0.94%) Visual Studio
12 45 (0.90%) JMeter
13 43 (0.86%) Appium
14 42 (0.84%) Storybook
15 40 (0.80%) SpecFlow
16 38 (0.76%) Postman
17 36 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
18 34 (0.68%) Maven
18 34 (0.68%) TestNG
General
1 1,475 (29.50%) Social Skills
2 1,094 (21.88%) Finance
3 758 (15.16%) Analytical Skills
4 472 (9.44%) Marketing
5 421 (8.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 399 (7.98%) Banking
7 296 (5.92%) Retail
8 282 (5.64%) Public Sector
9 196 (3.92%) Organisational Skills
10 192 (3.84%) Legal
11 179 (3.58%) Influencing Skills
12 152 (3.04%) Manufacturing
13 137 (2.74%) Law
14 135 (2.70%) Games
15 133 (2.66%) Presentation Skills
16 122 (2.44%) Financial Institution
17 111 (2.22%) Telecoms
18 82 (1.64%) Advertising
19 78 (1.56%) Military
20 60 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 862 (17.24%) Developer
2 569 (11.38%) Analyst
3 402 (8.04%) Software Engineer
4 324 (6.48%) Senior Developer
5 277 (5.54%) Architect
6 244 (4.88%) Designer
7 224 (4.48%) DevOps Engineer
8 172 (3.44%) Full Stack Developer
9 165 (3.30%) Consultant
10 160 (3.20%) Project Manager
11 155 (3.10%) Business Analyst
12 154 (3.08%) Java Developer
13 142 (2.84%) .NET Developer
14 134 (2.68%) Data Engineer
15 123 (2.46%) UX Designer
16 122 (2.44%) Senior Java Developer
17 119 (2.38%) Senior Manager
18 118 (2.36%) Data Analyst
19 113 (2.26%) Cloud Engineer
20 111 (2.22%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 613 (12.26%) .NET
2 544 (10.88%) React
3 398 (7.96%) HTML
4 397 (7.94%) Node.js
5 376 (7.52%) CSS
6 288 (5.76%) RESTful
7 242 (4.84%) Kafka
8 229 (4.58%) REST
9 217 (4.34%) AngularJS
9 217 (4.34%) Spring
10 190 (3.80%) .NET Core
11 142 (2.84%) HTML5
12 140 (2.80%) Sass
13 139 (2.78%) Vue.js
14 123 (2.46%) GraphQL
15 120 (2.40%) Redux
16 115 (2.30%) ASP.NET
16 115 (2.30%) Jest
17 109 (2.18%) React Native
18 106 (2.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 738 (14.76%) User Experience
2 287 (5.74%) Management Information System
3 259 (5.18%) Self-Motivation
4 203 (4.06%) Social Media
5 192 (3.84%) Data Centre
5 192 (3.84%) Virtual Team
6 186 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
7 165 (3.30%) Mobile App
8 148 (2.96%) Cloud Native
9 126 (2.52%) Blog
10 116 (2.32%) Public Cloud
11 99 (1.98%) Algorithms
12 83 (1.66%) Data Structures
13 74 (1.48%) Legacy Applications
14 73 (1.46%) PropTech
15 68 (1.36%) IoT
16 59 (1.18%) Blockchain
17 57 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
18 55 (1.10%) NHS
19 53 (1.06%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 359 (7.18%) Linux
2 305 (6.10%) Windows
3 93 (1.86%) Unix
4 85 (1.70%) Android
5 56 (1.12%) Windows Server
6 46 (0.92%) Apple iOS
7 32 (0.64%) Windows 10
8 25 (0.50%) AIX
9 24 (0.48%) Mac OS
10 15 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 11 (0.22%) zOS
12 6 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.080%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.060%) HPUX
15 3 (0.060%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.060%) Windows 7
15 3 (0.060%) Windows Server 2019
16 2 (0.040%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,090 (41.80%) Agile
2 1,045 (20.90%) Problem-Solving
3 933 (18.66%) DevOps
4 921 (18.42%) Software Engineering
5 867 (17.34%) CI/CD
6 762 (15.24%) Mentoring
7 716 (14.32%) Analytics
8 578 (11.56%) Scrum
9 497 (9.94%) Computer Science
10 486 (9.72%) Microservices
11 481 (9.62%) Test Automation
12 467 (9.34%) Project Management
13 461 (9.22%) Continuous Improvement
14 460 (9.20%) Decision-Making
15 421 (8.42%) Coaching
16 398 (7.96%) Data Science
17 392 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
18 390 (7.80%) Full Stack Development
19 363 (7.26%) User Stories
20 347 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 857 (17.14%) SQL
2 826 (16.52%) JavaScript
3 822 (16.44%) Python
4 676 (13.52%) Java
5 526 (10.52%) C#
6 430 (8.60%) TypeScript
7 258 (5.16%) Go
8 149 (2.98%) Bash
9 141 (2.82%) R
10 130 (2.60%) PowerShell
11 109 (2.18%) Ruby
12 107 (2.14%) PHP
13 102 (2.04%) C
14 80 (1.60%) Scala
15 79 (1.58%) MATLAB
16 65 (1.30%) Kotlin
17 59 (1.18%) T-SQL
18 58 (1.16%) C++
19 57 (1.14%) Groovy
20 50 (1.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 707 (14.14%) Degree
2 221 (4.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 205 (4.10%) Security Cleared
4 112 (2.24%) PhD
5 109 (2.18%) SC Cleared
6 74 (1.48%) Master's Degree
7 64 (1.28%) PMI Certification
8 54 (1.08%) AWS Certification
8 54 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
9 45 (0.90%) Numerate Degree
10 43 (0.86%) CCNP
11 39 (0.78%) CCDP
12 38 (0.76%) PMP
13 29 (0.58%) ISEB
13 29 (0.58%) MBA
14 27 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
15 26 (0.52%) DV Cleared
15 26 (0.52%) HNC
15 26 (0.52%) ISTQB
16 25 (0.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 374 (7.48%) QA
2 144 (2.88%) Accessibility
3 110 (2.20%) GDPR
4 98 (1.96%) Data Quality
5 76 (1.52%) SLA
6 49 (0.98%) PMO
7 36 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 25 (0.50%) WCAG
9 22 (0.44%) GxP
10 21 (0.42%) ISO 13485
11 19 (0.38%) NIST
12 13 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
12 13 (0.26%) PCI DSS
13 12 (0.24%) ISO 20022
14 10 (0.20%) HL7
14 10 (0.20%) WAI
15 8 (0.16%) HAZOP
15 8 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 7 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
17 5 (0.10%) GRC
System Software
1 724 (14.48%) Docker
2 123 (2.46%) Active Directory
3 30 (0.60%) Firmware
4 22 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 20 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 18 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (0.32%) Hyper-V
8 13 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
9 8 (0.16%) BitLocker
10 7 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (0.12%) Snort
11 6 (0.12%) vSphere
12 4 (0.080%) Postfix
12 4 (0.080%) Varnish
12 4 (0.080%) vCloud
12 4 (0.080%) VirtualBox
13 3 (0.060%) VMware ESXi
14 2 (0.040%) NFS
14 2 (0.040%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 612 (12.24%) Kubernetes
2 290 (5.80%) Terraform
3 144 (2.88%) Ansible
4 93 (1.86%) Grafana
5 65 (1.30%) Puppet
6 49 (0.98%) SCCM
7 48 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
8 38 (0.76%) Kibana
8 38 (0.76%) ZABBIX
9 27 (0.54%) logstash
10 20 (0.40%) Jamf Pro
11 19 (0.38%) Rancher
12 16 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
12 16 (0.32%) Prometheus
12 16 (0.32%) Salt
13 15 (0.30%) Data Guard
14 13 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
14 13 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
15 12 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
15 12 (0.24%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 562 (11.24%) Microsoft
2 244 (4.88%) Google
3 190 (3.80%) Oracle
4 134 (2.68%) SAP
5 133 (2.66%) Twitter
6 127 (2.54%) Adobe
7 123 (2.46%) Cisco
7 123 (2.46%) New Relic
8 114 (2.28%) Salesforce.com
9 69 (1.38%) Palo Alto
10 50 (1.00%) Apple
10 50 (1.00%) ServiceNow
11 39 (0.78%) Dynatrace
12 38 (0.76%) Atlassian
12 38 (0.76%) SaltStack
13 36 (0.72%) Cognos
13 36 (0.72%) VMware
14 34 (0.68%) Facebook
15 33 (0.66%) Alteryx
15 33 (0.66%) Bloomberg