Period
to 18 September 2020

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 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 195 188 204
Rank change year-on-year -7 +16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 901 2,754 2,959
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.78% 1.94% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.11% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 770 2,010 2,221
Median annual salary £55,000 £54,903 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.18% +9.81% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

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 46,755 130,546 154,143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.53% 92.19% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 37,893 102,464 122,773
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,687 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 18 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Top 18 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 September 2020. 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 -4 838 £55,500 +0.91% 220
UK excluding London +26 552 £50,000 +4.17% 183
London -40 307 £70,000 +7.69% 51
North of England -7 142 £46,000 +2.22% 50
South West +105 112 £55,000 +22.22% 33
Midlands +62 110 £47,000 -1.05% 37
South East +8 107 £65,000 +16.07% 35
Work from Home +33 98 £55,000 -12.00% 30
North West -22 78 £50,000 +6.10% 25
West Midlands +64 77 £47,500 -5.00% 21
East of England +76 50 £45,000 - 14
Yorkshire +35 41 £42,500 -4.76% 11
East Midlands +54 32 £42,500 -10.53% 16
North East +13 23 £42,500 +1.19% 14
Scotland +25 18 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Wales +16 8 £40,000 -8.57% 3
Northern Ireland +19 6 £26,500 -24.29% 2
Channel Islands +1 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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.

1 365 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (24.53%) Finance
2 221 (24.53%) Azure
3 190 (21.09%) AWS
3 190 (21.09%) DevOps
4 178 (19.76%) JavaScript
5 168 (18.65%) SQL
6 153 (16.98%) Python
7 151 (16.76%) C#
8 145 (16.09%) Microsoft
9 134 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
10 131 (14.54%) .NET
11 127 (14.10%) Linux
12 124 (13.76%) Java
13 117 (12.99%) SQL Server
14 115 (12.76%) HTML
15 113 (12.54%) Docker
16 110 (12.21%) Degree
17 107 (11.88%) Test Automation
18 106 (11.76%) CSS
18 106 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
19 97 (10.77%) Scrum
20 96 (10.65%) Git (software)
21 95 (10.54%) Windows
22 93 (10.32%) Analytics
23 92 (10.21%) React
23 92 (10.21%) Fintech
24 88 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
24 88 (9.77%) Project Management
25 86 (9.54%) Security Cleared

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 39 (4.33%) Confluence
2 26 (2.89%) SharePoint
3 23 (2.55%) Apache Spark
4 16 (1.78%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (1.33%) Jupyter
6 11 (1.22%) Apache
6 11 (1.22%) CMS
7 8 (0.89%) IIS
8 6 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.67%) CloudStack
8 6 (0.67%) Mendix
8 6 (0.67%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (0.55%) SAS
9 5 (0.55%) WordPress
10 3 (0.33%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.33%) WinCC
11 2 (0.22%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.22%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (3.88%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 15 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (1.33%) Figma
6 11 (1.22%) Sketch
7 7 (0.78%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
8 5 (0.55%) InVision
9 4 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.44%) Microsoft Project
10 3 (0.33%) AutoCAD
10 3 (0.33%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.33%) Revit
10 3 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
11 2 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.22%) SPSS
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe XD
12 1 (0.11%) MadCap Flare
12 1 (0.11%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 19 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.55%) Adobe Campaign
3 13 (1.44%) Magento
4 10 (1.11%) Unica
5 7 (0.78%) Odoo
5 7 (0.78%) SAP BPC
6 6 (0.67%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.55%) Oracle BPM
7 5 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
8 4 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
9 3 (0.33%) Sentinel
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
10 2 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.22%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (0.22%) Visualfiles
11 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.11%) Maximo
11 1 (0.11%) NetSuite
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 221 (24.53%) Azure
2 190 (21.09%) AWS
3 68 (7.55%) SaaS
4 65 (7.21%) IaaS
5 53 (5.88%) PaaS
6 48 (5.33%) Office 365
7 33 (3.66%) Power Platform
8 32 (3.55%) GitHub
9 29 (3.22%) Serverless
10 25 (2.77%) GCP
11 23 (2.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 19 (2.11%) Azure Data Factory
13 18 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
14 16 (1.78%) AWS CloudFormation
15 12 (1.33%) OpenShift
16 11 (1.22%) Dynamics 365
17 10 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (1.11%) Google Analytics
18 9 (1.00%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.55%) TCP/IP
2 20 (2.22%) Internet
3 19 (2.11%) DNS
4 17 (1.89%) Firewall
4 17 (1.89%) LAN
4 17 (1.89%) Network Security
5 13 (1.44%) HTTP
5 13 (1.44%) WAN
6 12 (1.33%) FTP
6 12 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (1.11%) Kerberos
8 8 (0.89%) SAN
8 8 (0.89%) SMTP
8 8 (0.89%) SSL
9 7 (0.78%) DHCP
9 7 (0.78%) VoIP
9 7 (0.78%) VPN
10 6 (0.67%) SNMP
10 6 (0.67%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 58 (6.44%) Data Warehouse
2 58 (6.44%) MySQL
3 46 (5.11%) NoSQL
4 41 (4.55%) Big Data
5 33 (3.66%) Relational Database
6 26 (2.89%) Power BI
7 25 (2.77%) MongoDB
8 22 (2.44%) RDBMS
9 20 (2.22%) Hadoop
10 17 (1.89%) Data Lake
11 15 (1.66%) MS Access
12 12 (1.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.11%) BigQuery
13 10 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.00%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 7 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
16 7 (0.78%) SAP BW
16 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 96 (10.65%) Git (software)
2 63 (6.99%) Jenkins
3 52 (5.77%) Selenium
4 45 (4.99%) JIRA
5 22 (2.44%) Cypress.io
6 17 (1.89%) Visual Studio
6 17 (1.89%) webpack
7 15 (1.66%) Subversion
8 13 (1.44%) Bitbucket
8 13 (1.44%) SpecFlow
9 12 (1.33%) Grunt
9 12 (1.33%) gulp
10 9 (1.00%) git-flow
10 9 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (0.89%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.78%) WebDriver
13 6 (0.67%) JMeter
13 6 (0.67%) JUnit
14 5 (0.55%) Maven
14 5 (0.55%) Moq
General
1 221 (24.53%) Finance
2 52 (5.77%) Marketing
3 34 (3.77%) Banking
4 33 (3.66%) Retail
5 28 (3.11%) Legal
6 25 (2.77%) Law
7 20 (2.22%) Public Sector
8 16 (1.78%) Manufacturing
9 14 (1.55%) Games
10 13 (1.44%) Telecoms
11 11 (1.22%) Back Office
11 11 (1.22%) Local Government
12 10 (1.11%) Digital Economy
13 8 (0.89%) Advertising
14 7 (0.78%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.55%) Front Office
16 4 (0.44%) German Language
16 4 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.44%) Police
17 3 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 250 (27.75%) Developer
2 78 (8.66%) Analyst
3 58 (6.44%) Architect
4 54 (5.99%) Senior Developer
5 53 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 44 (4.88%) Software Engineer
7 39 (4.33%) .NET Developer
8 34 (3.77%) C# Developer
8 34 (3.77%) Software Developer
9 31 (3.44%) Data Engineer
9 31 (3.44%) React Developer
10 29 (3.22%) Consultant
10 29 (3.22%) Solutions Architect
11 28 (3.11%) Full Stack Developer
12 24 (2.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 21 (2.33%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (2.33%) Designer
14 18 (2.00%) Python Developer
14 18 (2.00%) Senior DevOps
14 18 (2.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (14.54%) .NET
2 115 (12.76%) HTML
3 106 (11.76%) CSS
4 92 (10.21%) React
5 63 (6.99%) AngularJS
6 56 (6.22%) Node.js
7 55 (6.10%) Web Services
8 53 (5.88%) .NET Core
9 41 (4.55%) ASP.NET
10 38 (4.22%) RESTful
11 36 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (4.00%) XML
12 31 (3.44%) REST
13 30 (3.33%) JSON
14 28 (3.11%) .NET Framework
15 24 (2.66%) Vue.js
16 21 (2.33%) jQuery
17 19 (2.11%) Laravel
17 19 (2.11%) Redux
17 19 (2.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 134 (14.87%) Analytical Skills
2 73 (8.10%) User Experience
3 66 (7.33%) Management Information System
4 39 (4.33%) Self-Motivation
5 36 (4.00%) Virtual Team
6 32 (3.55%) Cloud Native
6 32 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
7 26 (2.89%) Data Centre
8 24 (2.66%) Public Cloud
9 21 (2.33%) Algorithms
10 19 (2.11%) PKI
11 16 (1.78%) Mobile App
12 14 (1.55%) Cyberattack
13 12 (1.33%) Cybercrime
14 10 (1.11%) Replication
15 8 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
16 7 (0.78%) FMCG
16 7 (0.78%) Hedge funds
16 7 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
16 7 (0.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 127 (14.10%) Linux
2 95 (10.54%) Windows
3 35 (3.88%) Windows Server
4 27 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.00%) Windows 10
6 14 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.00%) Unix
8 8 (0.89%) CentOS
8 8 (0.89%) Windows 7
8 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (0.89%) Windows Server 2016
9 7 (0.78%) Android
10 6 (0.67%) Apple iOS
10 6 (0.67%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.67%) Windows Server 2019
11 3 (0.33%) SUSE
12 2 (0.22%) FreeRTOS
12 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.11%) AIX
13 1 (0.11%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (40.51%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (21.09%) DevOps
3 107 (11.88%) Test Automation
4 106 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 97 (10.77%) Scrum
6 93 (10.32%) Analytics
7 92 (10.21%) Fintech
8 88 (9.77%) Business Intelligence
8 88 (9.77%) Project Management
9 82 (9.10%) TDD
10 80 (8.88%) Mentoring
10 80 (8.88%) Software Engineering
11 63 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
12 61 (6.77%) BDD
13 60 (6.66%) Infrastructure as Code
14 59 (6.55%) ITIL
14 59 (6.55%) Machine Learning
15 57 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
16 55 (6.10%) Microservices
17 54 (5.99%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 178 (19.76%) JavaScript
2 168 (18.65%) SQL
3 153 (16.98%) Python
4 151 (16.76%) C#
5 124 (13.76%) Java
6 70 (7.77%) PowerShell
7 44 (4.88%) PHP
8 42 (4.66%) TypeScript
9 36 (4.00%) C
10 24 (2.66%) Ruby
11 21 (2.33%) C++
12 18 (2.00%) Bash Shell
13 12 (1.33%) Go
14 11 (1.22%) R
15 10 (1.11%) Groovy
16 9 (1.00%) ES6
16 9 (1.00%) T-SQL
17 8 (0.89%) Java 8
17 8 (0.89%) VBA
18 7 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 110 (12.21%) Degree
2 86 (9.54%) Security Cleared
3 52 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 32 (3.55%) DV Cleared
5 18 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.11%) CCNA
8 8 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.78%) ISEB
10 6 (0.67%) CISSP
10 6 (0.67%) MBA
10 6 (0.67%) MCSA
10 6 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
11 5 (0.55%) CFA
11 5 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
12 4 (0.44%) CISM
12 4 (0.44%) HND
12 4 (0.44%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.33%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.33%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.55%) QA
2 33 (3.66%) GDPR
3 27 (3.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 16 (1.78%) Data Quality
6 14 (1.55%) NCSC
6 14 (1.55%) NIST
6 14 (1.55%) NIST 800
7 12 (1.33%) SLA
8 4 (0.44%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.44%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.22%) PMO
10 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.11%) IEC 61508
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 12207
10 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.11%) ITGC
10 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 113 (12.54%) Docker
2 68 (7.55%) Active Directory
3 26 (2.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.89%) vSphere
6 7 (0.78%) Firmware
7 6 (0.67%) HDFS
7 6 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (0.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 4 (0.44%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.11%) vCloud
11 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 81 (8.99%) Terraform
2 80 (8.88%) Ansible
3 75 (8.32%) Kubernetes
4 46 (5.11%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (4.22%) Puppet
6 24 (2.66%) SCCM
7 17 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
8 8 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.78%) SCOM
10 6 (0.67%) Hadoop YARN
10 6 (0.67%) Packer
10 6 (0.67%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.55%) vRealize
12 4 (0.44%) CASB
12 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
13 3 (0.33%) Failover Clustering
14 2 (0.22%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (0.22%) Kibana
14 2 (0.22%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 145 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 60 (6.66%) Oracle
3 40 (4.44%) VMware
4 39 (4.33%) Google
5 23 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (2.55%) SAP
6 22 (2.44%) Adobe
6 22 (2.44%) Cisco
7 21 (2.33%) IBM
8 15 (1.66%) Red Hat
9 14 (1.55%) Atlassian
10 12 (1.33%) Splunk
11 11 (1.22%) Tableau
12 10 (1.11%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
13 9 (1.00%) Dell
14 8 (0.89%) DoubleClick
14 8 (0.89%) ServiceNow
15 7 (0.78%) Cloudera
15 7 (0.78%) TOWER Software
15 7 (0.78%) Zend