Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 213 246
Rank change year-on-year +30 +33 0
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 2,818 2,915 2,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.86% 1.65% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.80% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,023 1,996 1,610
UK median annual salary £52,095 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.19% - +4.49%
10th Percentile £28,750 £30,375 £30,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,200 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 138,888 162,355 159,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.75% 91.84% 91.31%
Number of salaries quoted 109,515 131,738 131,606
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 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 +22 2,543 £52,500 - 492
UK excluding London +24 1,580 £48,200 +7.11% 345
London +24 1,140 £62,500 +4.17% 178
North of England +26 435 £47,500 +5.56% 109
South East +52 425 £50,000 - 73
Midlands +4 234 £47,500 +11.76% 64
North West +12 231 £47,500 - 63
Yorkshire +57 185 £45,000 +5.88% 38
West Midlands +21 176 £45,000 +9.76% 47
South West +38 171 £45,000 +7.78% 38
Scotland +13 170 £50,000 - 22
East of England -35 124 £47,500 -9.52% 28
East Midlands -4 57 £50,000 +17.65% 17
North East +15 19 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Wales -7 13 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Northern Ireland - 9 £46,250 - 3

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 1,282 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
2 608 (21.58%) Finance
3 516 (18.31%) Problem-Solving
4 498 (17.67%) Degree
5 497 (17.64%) JavaScript
6 484 (17.18%) SQL
7 475 (16.86%) Java
8 374 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
9 365 (12.95%) Microsoft
10 347 (12.31%) DevOps
11 328 (11.64%) Analytics
12 317 (11.25%) Software Engineering
13 308 (10.93%) Scrum
14 302 (10.72%) User Experience
15 298 (10.57%) HTML
16 292 (10.36%) C#
17 289 (10.26%) Test Automation
18 283 (10.04%) Python
19 273 (9.69%) Marketing
20 267 (9.47%) TDD
21 266 (9.44%) .NET
21 266 (9.44%) Project Management
22 260 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
23 259 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
24 255 (9.05%) SQL Server
25 245 (8.69%) ITIL
26 234 (8.30%) QA
27 232 (8.23%) Mentoring
28 231 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
29 230 (8.16%) SDLC

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 76 (2.70%) CMS
2 44 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 35 (1.24%) Confluence
4 31 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 29 (1.03%) MS Exchange
6 27 (0.96%) WordPress
7 26 (0.92%) Drupal
8 22 (0.78%) Tomcat
9 21 (0.75%) JBoss
10 20 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 19 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (0.64%) Apache
12 18 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
12 18 (0.64%) Jetty
12 18 (0.64%) SAS
13 17 (0.60%) WebSphere
14 14 (0.50%) IIS
15 13 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
15 13 (0.46%) OpenStack
16 11 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 66 (2.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
3 49 (1.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 29 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 17 (0.60%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 14 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (0.46%) InVision
9 8 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.14%) CATIA
10 4 (0.14%) UXPin
11 3 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.11%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.071%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.071%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.071%) Flinto
12 2 (0.071%) InDesign
12 2 (0.071%) iWork
13 1 (0.035%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.035%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 23 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 18 (0.64%) Distributed Ledger
2 18 (0.64%) Magento
3 16 (0.57%) Shopify
4 12 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
5 9 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 8 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 6 (0.21%) R3 Corda
8 4 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.14%) SAP SD
8 4 (0.14%) SessionCam
9 3 (0.11%) Cognos TM1
9 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.11%) Elite 3E
9 3 (0.11%) Relativity
9 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 3 (0.11%) SAP MM
9 3 (0.11%) SAP PP
10 1 (0.035%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.035%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 260 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 259 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (3.97%) Office 365
4 57 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 54 (1.92%) PaaS
6 53 (1.88%) GitHub
7 51 (1.81%) SaaS
8 40 (1.42%) IaaS
9 33 (1.17%) Serverless
10 26 (0.92%) Amazon S3
11 24 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
12 22 (0.78%) npm
13 15 (0.53%) Google Analytics
14 14 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
14 14 (0.50%) CloudFront
15 13 (0.46%) Apigee
15 13 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
16 12 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
17 11 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
17 11 (0.39%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.38%) HTTP
2 55 (1.95%) Firewall
3 41 (1.45%) Network Security
3 41 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 41 (1.45%) WAN
3 41 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
4 40 (1.42%) Internet
5 39 (1.38%) LAN
6 31 (1.10%) Wireless
7 30 (1.06%) DNS
8 29 (1.03%) VPN
9 27 (0.96%) Skype
10 25 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (0.82%) VLAN
12 22 (0.78%) Bluetooth
12 22 (0.78%) Unified Communications
13 21 (0.75%) Ethernet
13 21 (0.75%) GSM
14 19 (0.67%) SAN
15 14 (0.50%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 255 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 145 (5.15%) MySQL
3 126 (4.47%) NoSQL
4 114 (4.05%) Big Data
5 109 (3.87%) Hadoop
6 89 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
7 86 (3.05%) Relational Database
8 85 (3.02%) Power BI
9 82 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
10 78 (2.77%) MongoDB
11 68 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 61 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 36 (1.28%) Blockchain
13 36 (1.28%) Redis
14 34 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 33 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
16 26 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
16 26 (0.92%) QlikView
17 20 (0.71%) Cosmos DB
18 16 (0.57%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 174 (6.17%) Git (software)
2 143 (5.07%) Jenkins
3 135 (4.79%) JIRA
4 107 (3.80%) Maven
5 80 (2.84%) Selenium
6 74 (2.63%) JUnit
7 63 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 45 (1.60%) Gradle
9 41 (1.45%) Subversion
10 39 (1.38%) Cucumber
11 33 (1.17%) Visual Studio Team System
12 30 (1.06%) TeamCity
13 27 (0.96%) Bitbucket
13 27 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
14 26 (0.92%) NUnit
15 25 (0.89%) GitLab
15 25 (0.89%) Visual Studio
16 22 (0.78%) CircleCI
17 21 (0.75%) Gatling
17 21 (0.75%) gulp
General
1 608 (21.58%) Finance
2 273 (9.69%) Marketing
3 216 (7.67%) Retail
4 139 (4.93%) Banking
5 100 (3.55%) Telecoms
6 76 (2.70%) Games
7 74 (2.63%) Manufacturing
8 67 (2.38%) Electronics
9 53 (1.88%) Legal
10 41 (1.45%) Automotive
11 34 (1.21%) Law
12 27 (0.96%) Advertising
13 19 (0.67%) Financial Institution
13 19 (0.67%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.67%) Local Government
14 18 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.53%) Publishing
16 14 (0.50%) Back Office
17 13 (0.46%) Aerospace
17 13 (0.46%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 660 (23.42%) Developer
2 299 (10.61%) Analyst
3 157 (5.57%) Architect
4 152 (5.39%) Java Developer
5 151 (5.36%) Senior Developer
6 128 (4.54%) Software Engineer
7 120 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 115 (4.08%) Project Manager
9 114 (4.05%) Consultant
10 104 (3.69%) Software Developer
11 103 (3.66%) .NET Developer
12 101 (3.58%) Designer
13 80 (2.84%) PHP Developer
14 78 (2.77%) UX Designer
15 75 (2.66%) DevOps Engineer
16 65 (2.31%) IT Manager
17 51 (1.81%) C# Developer
18 49 (1.74%) Senior Analyst
19 46 (1.63%) Senior Manager
20 44 (1.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (10.57%) HTML
2 266 (9.44%) .NET
3 228 (8.09%) CSS
4 199 (7.06%) AngularJS
5 163 (5.78%) Spring
6 158 (5.61%) REST
7 126 (4.47%) Node.js
8 114 (4.05%) HTML5
9 112 (3.97%) ASP.NET
10 108 (3.83%) RESTful
11 103 (3.66%) React
11 103 (3.66%) Web Services
12 92 (3.26%) jQuery
13 74 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 73 (2.59%) .NET Framework
15 68 (2.41%) CSS3
16 66 (2.34%) Hibernate
16 66 (2.34%) JSON
17 62 (2.20%) Vue.js
18 61 (2.16%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 374 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
2 302 (10.72%) User Experience
3 125 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
4 113 (4.01%) Mobile App
5 111 (3.94%) Management Information System
6 104 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
7 100 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
8 97 (3.44%) Fintech
9 53 (1.88%) Data Centre
10 44 (1.56%) Virtual Team
11 43 (1.53%) Algorithms
12 36 (1.28%) Public Cloud
13 34 (1.21%) Data Structures
14 30 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
15 27 (0.96%) Cloud Native
16 25 (0.89%) PMI
17 24 (0.85%) Smart Meter
18 21 (0.75%) NHS
18 21 (0.75%) Social Media
19 19 (0.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 193 (6.85%) Windows
2 185 (6.56%) Linux
3 97 (3.44%) Apple iOS
4 89 (3.16%) Android
5 61 (2.16%) Unix
6 51 (1.81%) Windows Server
7 44 (1.56%) Windows 10
8 24 (0.85%) Windows 7
9 22 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
10 17 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.28%) Solaris
13 7 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 6 (0.21%) VMS
14 6 (0.21%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
16 4 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 2 (0.071%) CentOS
17 2 (0.071%) FreeRTOS
18 1 (0.035%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,282 (45.49%) Agile Software Development
2 516 (18.31%) Problem-Solving
3 347 (12.31%) DevOps
4 328 (11.64%) Analytics
5 317 (11.25%) Software Engineering
6 308 (10.93%) Scrum
7 289 (10.26%) Test Automation
8 267 (9.47%) TDD
9 266 (9.44%) Project Management
10 245 (8.69%) ITIL
11 232 (8.23%) Mentoring
12 231 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
13 230 (8.16%) SDLC
14 215 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
15 185 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
15 185 (6.56%) Coaching
16 183 (6.49%) Microservices
17 172 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
18 164 (5.82%) Line Management
19 162 (5.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 497 (17.64%) JavaScript
2 484 (17.18%) SQL
3 475 (16.86%) Java
4 292 (10.36%) C#
5 283 (10.04%) Python
6 166 (5.89%) PHP
7 117 (4.15%) Scala
8 114 (4.05%) PowerShell
9 113 (4.01%) Ruby
10 93 (3.30%) C++
11 84 (2.98%) Go
12 66 (2.34%) Bash Shell
13 65 (2.31%) C
14 40 (1.42%) Java 8
15 37 (1.31%) TypeScript
16 36 (1.28%) T-SQL
17 35 (1.24%) Elixir
18 31 (1.10%) R
19 28 (0.99%) VB
20 27 (0.96%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 498 (17.67%) Degree
2 101 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
3 75 (2.66%) Security Cleared
4 61 (2.16%) ISEB
5 59 (2.09%) SC Cleared
6 48 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (1.35%) CISSP
8 30 (1.06%) PMI Certification
9 29 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
10 28 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (0.85%) ISTQB
12 21 (0.75%) MBA
12 21 (0.75%) MCSE
12 21 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (0.57%) PhD
14 15 (0.53%) CISM
15 14 (0.50%) CCNA
15 14 (0.50%) Postgraduate
16 13 (0.46%) CREST Certified
17 11 (0.39%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 234 (8.30%) QA
2 77 (2.73%) GDPR
3 66 (2.34%) PMO
4 61 (2.16%) SLA
5 56 (1.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 33 (1.17%) PCI DSS
7 28 (0.99%) COBIT
8 23 (0.82%) Data Quality
9 12 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 8 (0.28%) WCAG
11 4 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
11 4 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.11%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
13 2 (0.071%) FedRAMP
13 2 (0.071%) FISMA
13 2 (0.071%) IFRS
13 2 (0.071%) IFRS 9
13 2 (0.071%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.071%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 161 (5.71%) Docker
2 93 (3.30%) Active Directory
3 49 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (1.21%) Firmware
5 16 (0.57%) vSphere
5 16 (0.57%) XenApp
6 12 (0.43%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.39%) HDFS
8 9 (0.32%) VirtualBox
9 8 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.21%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.18%) Snort
12 5 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.11%) Hyper-V
15 2 (0.071%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.071%) NFS
15 2 (0.071%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.035%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 131 (4.65%) Ansible
2 121 (4.29%) Puppet
3 72 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 67 (2.38%) Terraform
5 52 (1.85%) Kubernetes
6 21 (0.75%) HP ALM
7 14 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
7 14 (0.50%) Consul
7 14 (0.50%) Prometheus
8 13 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
9 12 (0.43%) FortiGate
10 10 (0.35%) Oozie
11 9 (0.32%) Salt
11 9 (0.32%) SCCM
12 8 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
13 6 (0.21%) AirWatch
13 6 (0.21%) Kibana
13 6 (0.21%) logstash
14 5 (0.18%) HockeyApp
14 5 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 365 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 117 (4.15%) SAP
3 106 (3.76%) Cisco
4 100 (3.55%) Oracle
5 84 (2.98%) Google
6 78 (2.77%) VMware
7 52 (1.85%) Tableau
8 44 (1.56%) HP
9 41 (1.45%) Adobe
10 38 (1.35%) Citrix
11 33 (1.17%) Cognizant
12 32 (1.14%) ServiceNow
13 26 (0.92%) Apple
13 26 (0.92%) IBM
14 25 (0.89%) CheckPoint
15 24 (0.85%) Remedy
16 21 (0.75%) NetApp
17 20 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
18 19 (0.67%) Atlassian
19 17 (0.60%) Polycom