Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 206 225
Rank change year-on-year +5 +19 +77
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 3,028 3,048 3,139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.73% 1.72% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.89% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,134 1,784 1,836
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% -4.46%

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 158,353 161,102 183,079
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.68% 90.72% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 126,551 129,797 152,245
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,039 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% +3.24% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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 -3 2,696 £51,270 +2.54% 483
UK excluding London +41 1,881 £46,000 +2.22% 317
London -53 1,071 £60,000 +2.56% 199
North of England +21 473 £42,500 -3.41% 66
South East +19 413 £50,000 - 78
South West +59 269 £46,000 +8.24% 51
North West +30 269 £42,500 -5.56% 32
Midlands +32 236 £42,777 -4.33% 38
Scotland +74 234 £50,000 -2.44% 28
East of England -4 225 £52,500 +16.67% 50
Yorkshire +27 183 £43,146 -0.24% 31
West Midlands +81 174 £45,947 +2.10% 29
East Midlands -36 62 £42,500 - 9
Wales +2 36 £40,000 -5.88% 4
North East -35 19 £30,000 -14.29% 3
Northern Ireland +6 6 £50,000 -28.57% 2

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 1,421 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 824 (27.21%) Finance
3 629 (20.77%) JavaScript
4 549 (18.13%) SQL
5 486 (16.05%) Java
6 481 (15.89%) HTML
7 474 (15.65%) Degree
8 422 (13.94%) Linux
9 403 (13.31%) .NET
10 398 (13.14%) C#
11 392 (12.95%) Microsoft
12 390 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
13 388 (12.81%) Python
14 379 (12.52%) Test Automation
15 376 (12.42%) Windows
16 362 (11.96%) CSS
17 360 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
18 359 (11.86%) Scrum
19 351 (11.59%) AngularJS
20 336 (11.10%) SQL Server
21 333 (11.00%) Software Engineering
22 331 (10.93%) User Experience
23 322 (10.63%) DevOps
24 321 (10.60%) SDLC
25 313 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
26 308 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
27 298 (9.84%) ITIL
28 296 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
29 294 (9.71%) Analytics
29 294 (9.71%) TDD

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 91 (3.01%) SharePoint
2 61 (2.01%) Apache
3 54 (1.78%) Apache Spark
3 54 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
4 50 (1.65%) CMS
5 49 (1.62%) Tomcat
6 45 (1.49%) Confluence
6 45 (1.49%) MS Exchange
7 43 (1.42%) JBoss
8 38 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 36 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 32 (1.06%) nginx
11 26 (0.86%) WebSphere
12 23 (0.76%) OpenStack
13 20 (0.66%) Apache Solr
14 19 (0.63%) EPiServer
14 19 (0.63%) IIS
15 18 (0.59%) IBM Notes
15 18 (0.59%) SAS
15 18 (0.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 126 (4.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 85 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 59 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
4 27 (0.89%) MS Visio
5 17 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 17 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 10 (0.33%) InVision
7 6 (0.20%) InDesign
7 6 (0.20%) SPSS
8 5 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.13%) Houdini
9 4 (0.13%) Maya
9 4 (0.13%) NUKE
10 3 (0.099%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.066%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.066%) Revit
11 2 (0.066%) UXPin
12 1 (0.033%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 24 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 12 (0.40%) SAP SD
3 10 (0.33%) Elite 3E
3 10 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 7 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (0.23%) SAP CO
4 7 (0.23%) SAP ERP
4 7 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
5 6 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.13%) Primavera
6 4 (0.13%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
7 3 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.099%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.099%) Magento
8 2 (0.066%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.066%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.066%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 360 (11.89%) Amazon AWS
2 296 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 143 (4.72%) Office 365
4 89 (2.94%) npm
5 81 (2.68%) SaaS
6 64 (2.11%) Google Cloud Platform
7 61 (2.01%) GitHub
8 52 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
9 50 (1.65%) PaaS
10 48 (1.59%) Serverless
11 40 (1.32%) IaaS
12 31 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
13 28 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
14 23 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
14 23 (0.76%) DigitalOcean
14 23 (0.76%) OneDrive
15 12 (0.40%) Google Analytics
16 11 (0.36%) Slack
17 9 (0.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 7 (0.23%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 85 (2.81%) Internet
2 69 (2.28%) Firewall
3 58 (1.92%) TCP/IP
4 56 (1.85%) HTTP
5 54 (1.78%) Network Security
6 48 (1.59%) SAN
7 40 (1.32%) WAN
8 39 (1.29%) DNS
9 34 (1.12%) LAN
10 33 (1.09%) NAS
11 30 (0.99%) Wireless
12 27 (0.89%) SSL
13 24 (0.79%) SMS
13 24 (0.79%) Wireshark
14 23 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (0.73%) Intrusion Detection
15 22 (0.73%) VPN
16 20 (0.66%) VLAN
16 20 (0.66%) VoIP
17 19 (0.63%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 336 (11.10%) SQL Server
2 216 (7.13%) NoSQL
3 186 (6.14%) MySQL
4 128 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 127 (4.19%) Big Data
6 118 (3.90%) Hadoop
7 115 (3.80%) PostgreSQL
8 87 (2.87%) Relational Database
9 59 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
10 55 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 49 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 36 (1.19%) Power BI
13 27 (0.89%) Oracle Database
13 27 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 23 (0.76%) Redis
16 21 (0.69%) Apache Hive
16 21 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
17 18 (0.59%) Blockchain
18 17 (0.56%) HBase
Development Applications
1 262 (8.65%) Git (software)
2 154 (5.09%) Jenkins
3 150 (4.95%) JIRA
4 125 (4.13%) Selenium
5 116 (3.83%) Maven
6 75 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
7 67 (2.21%) Cucumber
8 66 (2.18%) NUnit
9 57 (1.88%) Subversion
9 57 (1.88%) TeamCity
10 51 (1.68%) webpack
11 47 (1.55%) Grunt
11 47 (1.55%) gulp
12 44 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
13 38 (1.25%) Jasmine
13 38 (1.25%) JUnit
14 37 (1.22%) Visual Studio
15 33 (1.09%) Gradle
16 31 (1.02%) SpecFlow
17 29 (0.96%) MSTest
General
1 824 (27.21%) Finance
2 220 (7.27%) Retail
3 196 (6.47%) Marketing
4 159 (5.25%) Banking
5 97 (3.20%) Games
6 87 (2.87%) Telecoms
7 60 (1.98%) Legal
8 54 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 39 (1.29%) Advertising
10 35 (1.16%) Publishing
11 31 (1.02%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.86%) Investment Banking
13 25 (0.83%) Electronics
14 24 (0.79%) Local Government
15 21 (0.69%) Back Office
16 17 (0.56%) Retail Banking
17 16 (0.53%) Automotive
18 14 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
19 11 (0.36%) Billing
20 10 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 748 (24.70%) Developer
2 327 (10.80%) Analyst
3 253 (8.36%) Architect
4 154 (5.09%) Java Developer
5 146 (4.82%) Business Analyst
6 137 (4.52%) .NET Developer
7 124 (4.10%) Senior Developer
8 123 (4.06%) Software Engineer
9 116 (3.83%) Consultant
10 105 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
11 101 (3.34%) C# Developer
12 96 (3.17%) DevOps Engineer
13 92 (3.04%) Project Manager
14 90 (2.97%) Software Developer
15 86 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
16 83 (2.74%) Service Manager
17 76 (2.51%) Designer
18 66 (2.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 62 (2.05%) Delivery Manager
20 59 (1.95%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 481 (15.89%) HTML
2 403 (13.31%) .NET
3 362 (11.96%) CSS
4 351 (11.59%) AngularJS
5 276 (9.11%) Web Services
6 211 (6.97%) REST
7 201 (6.64%) ASP.NET
8 174 (5.75%) Spring
9 172 (5.68%) Node.js
10 170 (5.61%) RESTful
11 162 (5.35%) React
12 158 (5.22%) HTML5
13 131 (4.33%) jQuery
14 129 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
15 113 (3.73%) Hibernate
16 111 (3.67%) Sass
17 103 (3.40%) ASP.NET Web API
18 99 (3.27%) .NET Framework
19 91 (3.01%) XML
20 87 (2.87%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 331 (10.93%) User Experience
2 313 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 214 (7.07%) Management Information System
4 179 (5.91%) Computer Science
5 178 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 152 (5.02%) Mobile App
7 141 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
8 100 (3.30%) Data Centre
9 80 (2.64%) Fintech
10 49 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
11 46 (1.52%) Virtual Team
12 38 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
13 34 (1.12%) Smartphone
14 33 (1.09%) Blackberry
15 32 (1.06%) Algorithms
16 31 (1.02%) Cyberattack
17 29 (0.96%) Driving Licence
18 28 (0.92%) Clustering
18 28 (0.92%) Replication
19 26 (0.86%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 422 (13.94%) Linux
2 376 (12.42%) Windows
3 118 (3.90%) Unix
4 92 (3.04%) Apple iOS
5 75 (2.48%) Windows Server
6 57 (1.88%) Android
7 47 (1.55%) Windows 10
8 37 (1.22%) Windows 7
9 27 (0.89%) Mac OS X
10 23 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (0.43%) AIX
12 13 (0.43%) CentOS
12 13 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (0.40%) HPUX
13 12 (0.40%) Solaris
14 11 (0.36%) CoreOS
14 11 (0.36%) Embedded Linux
15 9 (0.30%) Ubuntu
15 9 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,421 (46.93%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
3 379 (12.52%) Test Automation
4 359 (11.86%) Scrum
5 333 (11.00%) Software Engineering
6 322 (10.63%) DevOps
7 321 (10.60%) SDLC
8 308 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
9 298 (9.84%) ITIL
10 294 (9.71%) Analytics
10 294 (9.71%) TDD
11 285 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 266 (8.78%) MVC
13 264 (8.72%) OO
14 233 (7.69%) Mentoring
15 220 (7.27%) Project Management
16 219 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 174 (5.75%) Microservices
18 153 (5.05%) Information Security
18 153 (5.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 629 (20.77%) JavaScript
2 549 (18.13%) SQL
3 486 (16.05%) Java
4 398 (13.14%) C#
5 388 (12.81%) Python
6 218 (7.20%) PHP
7 146 (4.82%) C
8 134 (4.43%) C++
9 97 (3.20%) T-SQL
10 84 (2.77%) TypeScript
11 74 (2.44%) PowerShell
12 68 (2.25%) Scala
13 60 (1.98%) Bash Shell
14 59 (1.95%) Ruby
15 56 (1.85%) ES6
16 53 (1.75%) R
17 42 (1.39%) Perl
18 41 (1.35%) PL/SQL
19 38 (1.25%) Go
20 34 (1.12%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 474 (15.65%) Degree
2 202 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 141 (4.66%) SC Cleared
4 87 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 77 (2.54%) ISEB
6 57 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (1.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 40 (1.32%) CISSP
8 36 (1.19%) DV Cleared
9 34 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 32 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
10 32 (1.06%) PMI Certification
11 31 (1.02%) ISTQB
12 29 (0.96%) PhD
13 23 (0.76%) MCSA
14 20 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 20 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 19 (0.63%) CISM
16 18 (0.59%) CCNA
16 18 (0.59%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 282 (9.31%) QA
2 130 (4.29%) SLA
3 75 (2.48%) GDPR
4 53 (1.75%) PMO
5 49 (1.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 43 (1.42%) PCI DSS
7 40 (1.32%) Data Quality
8 22 (0.73%) COBIT
9 19 (0.63%) WCAG
10 16 (0.53%) ISO 9001
11 13 (0.43%) GCP
12 6 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
12 6 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 6 (0.20%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
13 5 (0.17%) ISO 22301
13 5 (0.17%) MiFID
14 4 (0.13%) PSD2
15 2 (0.066%) Actionable Recommendations
15 2 (0.066%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 279 (9.21%) Docker
2 117 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (3.73%) Active Directory
4 50 (1.65%) Hyper-V
5 34 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
6 26 (0.86%) Firmware
7 24 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
8 22 (0.73%) KVM
9 16 (0.53%) HDFS
9 16 (0.53%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (0.40%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 10 (0.33%) VMware NSX
12 8 (0.26%) Apache Flume
12 8 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (0.23%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.20%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
14 6 (0.20%) vSphere
15 5 (0.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 208 (6.87%) Puppet
2 158 (5.22%) Ansible
3 105 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
4 84 (2.77%) Kubernetes
5 57 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
6 46 (1.52%) SCCM
7 42 (1.39%) Terraform
8 30 (0.99%) NetBackup
9 18 (0.59%) AirWatch
9 18 (0.59%) SCOM
10 16 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
11 15 (0.50%) EMC VPLEX
11 15 (0.50%) OPNET
11 15 (0.50%) vMotion
12 13 (0.43%) ZABBIX
13 12 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
13 12 (0.40%) Munin
13 12 (0.40%) vRealize
14 11 (0.36%) Mesos
14 11 (0.36%) Packer
Vendors
1 392 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 240 (7.93%) Oracle
3 125 (4.13%) VMware
4 123 (4.06%) SAP
5 100 (3.30%) Google
6 95 (3.14%) Cisco
7 64 (2.11%) Citrix
8 57 (1.88%) Adobe
9 56 (1.85%) HP
10 53 (1.75%) Cognizant
11 52 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
12 50 (1.65%) MobileIron
13 49 (1.62%) EMC
14 43 (1.42%) Apple
15 38 (1.25%) IBM
16 36 (1.19%) ServiceNow
17 34 (1.12%) Capita
18 30 (0.99%) Red Hat
19 29 (0.96%) Tableau
20 28 (0.92%) SolarWinds