Collaborative Working
UK

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 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 90 110 131
Rank change year-on-year +20 +21 +15
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 3,010 3,008 5,000
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.97% 3.07% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 3.21% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,935 1,484 2,339
10th Percentile £29,000 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £37,753 £46,335 £42,676
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £59,526 £57,744
Median % change year-on-year -16.00% +3.09% +9.64%
75th Percentile £70,000 £77,715 £85,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £95,000 £98,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% - +15.79%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 85,719 93,735 157,244
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 84.61% 95.58% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 60,185 55,235 82,763
10th Percentile £29,250 £34,000 £33,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +9.38%

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 2024.

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 2024. 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 +27 2,629 £50,000 -16.00% 1,417
UK excluding London +13 2,217 £45,000 -18.18% 1,020
Work from Home -1 1,054 £57,500 -4.17% 562
South East +24 648 £45,000 -18.18% 323
London +23 646 £67,500 -6.90% 533
North of England +10 499 £47,500 -13.45% 283
South West +44 428 £47,500 -12.99% 109
North West +53 293 £52,250 -5.00% 157
Midlands +22 259 £45,000 -15.98% 162
Scotland -62 171 £55,000 -18.52% 43
East of England -3 147 £46,297 -15.82% 101
Yorkshire -32 142 £46,250 -15.28% 90
West Midlands +13 138 £54,969 -0.06% 96
East Midlands +26 116 £37,500 -28.57% 65
North East +38 64 £42,000 -18.05% 40
Wales 0 39 £45,000 -3.23% 20
Northern Ireland +12 29 £42,500 -12.37% 10

Collaborative Working
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 80 (2.66%) Microsoft Exchange
2 78 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 59 (1.96%) Confluence
4 47 (1.56%) Apache
5 46 (1.53%) WebLogic
6 35 (1.16%) Apache Spark
7 34 (1.13%) CMS
8 33 (1.10%) WordPress
9 16 (0.53%) nginx
10 14 (0.47%) IIS
11 13 (0.43%) Red Hat Fuse
12 12 (0.40%) JBoss
13 11 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2007
13 11 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2010
13 11 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
14 9 (0.30%) SAS
15 7 (0.23%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.20%) Drupal
Applications
1 155 (5.15%) Microsoft Office
2 141 (4.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 68 (2.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 39 (1.30%) Simulink
5 34 (1.13%) Photoshop
6 33 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
7 25 (0.83%) Sketch
8 19 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
9 18 (0.60%) MS Visio
10 17 (0.56%) Adobe XD
11 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
12 12 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 12 (0.40%) InDesign
13 11 (0.37%) InVision
14 8 (0.27%) Adobe After Effects
15 6 (0.20%) Adobe Captivate
16 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
16 4 (0.13%) Maya
17 3 (0.100%) Blender
17 3 (0.100%) Revit
Business Applications
1 46 (1.53%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 35 (1.16%) Siebel CRM
3 16 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
4 14 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 14 (0.47%) Oracle Receivables
4 14 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
5 13 (0.43%) Oracle Cash Management
6 10 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
6 10 (0.33%) SAP SCM
7 9 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 9 (0.30%) SAP FI
7 9 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 9 (0.30%) SAP HR
8 8 (0.27%) Primavera
8 8 (0.27%) Salesforce CRM
8 8 (0.27%) SAP ERP
8 8 (0.27%) Shopify
9 7 (0.23%) NetSuite
10 6 (0.20%) NEC Housing
10 6 (0.20%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 672 (22.33%) Azure
2 381 (12.66%) AWS
3 238 (7.91%) Power Platform
4 227 (7.54%) Microsoft 365
5 112 (3.72%) GCP
6 95 (3.16%) SaaS
7 83 (2.76%) Amazon EKS
8 71 (2.36%) Azure DevOps
9 60 (1.99%) Dynamics 365
10 54 (1.79%) Entra ID
11 52 (1.73%) OpenShift
12 50 (1.66%) Serverless
13 48 (1.59%) Amazon SQS
14 47 (1.56%) PowerApps
15 42 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
15 42 (1.40%) Power Automate
16 39 (1.30%) AWS CloudFormation
17 37 (1.23%) GitHub
18 32 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
19 26 (0.86%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 120 (3.99%) DNS
2 116 (3.85%) Firewall
3 104 (3.46%) Broadband
4 90 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 56 (1.86%) SSL
6 49 (1.63%) BGP
7 41 (1.36%) DHCP
8 38 (1.26%) WAN
9 28 (0.93%) AMQP
9 28 (0.93%) Internet
9 28 (0.93%) LAN
10 24 (0.80%) Network Security
11 23 (0.76%) HTTP
11 23 (0.76%) VLAN
11 23 (0.76%) VPN
12 22 (0.73%) 5G
12 22 (0.73%) SAN
13 20 (0.66%) Wireless
14 17 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (0.53%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (8.14%) SQL Server
2 201 (6.68%) Power BI
3 112 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 86 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 79 (2.62%) MySQL
6 63 (2.09%) Big Data
7 60 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
8 56 (1.86%) Amazon RDS
8 56 (1.86%) Oracle Database
9 53 (1.76%) RDBMS
10 47 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 44 (1.46%) Tableau
12 43 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
13 35 (1.16%) NoSQL
14 34 (1.13%) Data Lake
14 34 (1.13%) Siebel EIM
15 32 (1.06%) Hadoop
16 28 (0.93%) Cloudera CDH
17 26 (0.86%) Data Vault
18 25 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 177 (5.88%) JIRA
2 155 (5.15%) Git
3 84 (2.79%) Jenkins
4 46 (1.53%) Selenium
5 25 (0.83%) Subversion
6 21 (0.70%) Visual Studio
7 16 (0.53%) Robot Framework
7 16 (0.53%) Vagrant
8 15 (0.50%) TeamCity
9 14 (0.47%) Cucumber
10 12 (0.40%) GitLab
10 12 (0.40%) IntelliJ
11 9 (0.30%) eggPlant
11 9 (0.30%) Rational DOORS
12 8 (0.27%) JMeter
12 8 (0.27%) SonarQube
13 7 (0.23%) Cypress.io
13 7 (0.23%) JUnit
13 7 (0.23%) SpecFlow
13 7 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 1,275 (42.36%) Social Skills
2 576 (19.14%) Finance
3 419 (13.92%) Analytical Skills
4 401 (13.32%) Aerospace
5 360 (11.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 276 (9.17%) Marketing
7 195 (6.48%) Retail
8 129 (4.29%) Public Sector
9 123 (4.09%) Manufacturing
10 117 (3.89%) Organisational Skills
11 115 (3.82%) Law
11 115 (3.82%) Legal
12 109 (3.62%) Presentation Skills
13 95 (3.16%) Electronics
14 93 (3.09%) Influencing Skills
15 68 (2.26%) Banking
16 49 (1.63%) Local Government
17 36 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 35 (1.16%) Games
19 32 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 493 (16.38%) Senior
2 424 (14.09%) Developer
3 276 (9.17%) Lead
4 234 (7.77%) Analyst
5 184 (6.11%) Software Engineer
6 183 (6.08%) Architect
7 147 (4.88%) Project Manager
8 145 (4.82%) Senior Developer
9 95 (3.16%) Consultant
10 94 (3.12%) Software Developer
11 92 (3.06%) DBA
12 90 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
13 82 (2.72%) SQL DBA
14 80 (2.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 78 (2.59%) DevOps Engineer
15 78 (2.59%) Senior Manager
16 61 (2.03%) Data Engineer
17 59 (1.96%) Business Analyst
18 55 (1.83%) Administrator
18 55 (1.83%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (7.44%) .NET
2 149 (4.95%) HTML
3 131 (4.35%) React
4 120 (3.99%) CSS
5 90 (2.99%) Spring Boot
6 86 (2.86%) AngularJS
7 80 (2.66%) RabbitMQ
8 66 (2.19%) REST
9 61 (2.03%) Spring
10 58 (1.93%) Node.js
11 57 (1.89%) HTML5
12 55 (1.83%) RESTful
13 50 (1.66%) Web Services
14 49 (1.63%) Vue
15 48 (1.59%) ASP.NET
16 45 (1.50%) XML
17 42 (1.40%) .NET Framework
18 41 (1.36%) Laravel
19 38 (1.26%) .NET Core
20 37 (1.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 195 (6.48%) Management Information System
2 183 (6.08%) Self-Motivation
3 110 (3.65%) Product Ownership
4 99 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
5 85 (2.82%) Public Cloud
6 69 (2.29%) Cloud Native
7 55 (1.83%) Social Media
8 54 (1.79%) Onboarding
9 52 (1.73%) Data Centre
10 37 (1.23%) Data Structures
10 37 (1.23%) Mobile App
11 35 (1.16%) Driving Licence
12 34 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
13 27 (0.90%) Analytical Mindset
14 24 (0.80%) Virtual Team
15 23 (0.76%) NHS
16 22 (0.73%) Algorithms
17 21 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
17 21 (0.70%) IoT
18 20 (0.66%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 338 (11.23%) Linux
2 245 (8.14%) Windows
3 118 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 88 (2.92%) VMS
5 73 (2.43%) Windows Server
6 52 (1.73%) Ubuntu
7 50 (1.66%) Android
7 50 (1.66%) Windows 10
8 46 (1.53%) CentOS
9 34 (1.13%) Apple iOS
10 30 (1.00%) Debian
11 26 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 22 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
13 18 (0.60%) Mac OS
14 17 (0.56%) Windows Server 2016
15 16 (0.53%) Embedded Linux
16 13 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (0.37%) Windows 8
18 8 (0.27%) Unix
18 8 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,077 (35.78%) Agile
2 906 (30.10%) Problem-Solving
3 524 (17.41%) Project Management
4 437 (14.52%) Actionable Insight
5 370 (12.29%) Mentoring
6 333 (11.06%) DevOps
7 328 (10.90%) Scrum
8 302 (10.03%) Software Engineering
9 278 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
10 248 (8.24%) Computer Science
11 246 (8.17%) Business Intelligence
12 237 (7.87%) Customer Service
13 232 (7.71%) Coaching
14 229 (7.61%) Project Delivery
15 214 (7.11%) Roadmaps
16 212 (7.04%) SDLC
17 200 (6.64%) Analytics
17 200 (6.64%) User Experience
18 198 (6.58%) Decision-Making
19 181 (6.01%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 457 (15.18%) SQL
2 321 (10.66%) Python
3 254 (8.44%) JavaScript
4 237 (7.87%) Java
5 226 (7.51%) C#
6 131 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 130 (4.32%) T-SQL
8 81 (2.69%) PHP
9 79 (2.62%) C++
10 73 (2.43%) TypeScript
11 67 (2.23%) C
12 61 (2.03%) Bash
13 39 (1.30%) Kotlin
14 20 (0.66%) Swift
15 16 (0.53%) Ruby
15 16 (0.53%) Scala
16 15 (0.50%) Go
16 15 (0.50%) VBA
17 12 (0.40%) R
18 11 (0.37%) Data Analysis Expressions
Qualifications
1 657 (21.83%) Degree
2 572 (19.00%) Security Cleared
3 314 (10.43%) SC Cleared
4 227 (7.54%) DV Cleared
5 135 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 113 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 95 (3.16%) Master's Degree
8 73 (2.43%) Azure Certification
9 59 (1.96%) DBS Check
10 55 (1.83%) AWS Certification
11 46 (1.53%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
12 38 (1.26%) PMI Certification
13 37 (1.23%) PMP
14 34 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
15 33 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
16 32 (1.06%) HNC
17 31 (1.03%) CISSP
18 28 (0.93%) PhD
19 25 (0.83%) MBA
20 23 (0.76%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (6.98%) QA
2 94 (3.12%) Data Quality
3 82 (2.72%) PMO
4 59 (1.96%) GDPR
5 48 (1.59%) Accessibility
6 42 (1.40%) SLA
7 23 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
9 11 (0.37%) ISO 9001
9 11 (0.37%) PCI DSS
10 10 (0.33%) Good Clinical Practice
11 9 (0.30%) NIST
12 8 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
13 7 (0.23%) HIPAA
13 7 (0.23%) NCSC
14 6 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 5 (0.17%) GRC
15 5 (0.17%) ISO 14001
16 4 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 4 (0.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 153 (5.08%) Docker
2 137 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 97 (3.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 94 (3.12%) Virtual Machines
5 46 (1.53%) Hyper-V
6 29 (0.96%) Firmware
7 24 (0.80%) VMware NSX
8 20 (0.66%) vSphere
9 14 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
11 6 (0.20%) XenApp
12 5 (0.17%) DFS Replication
12 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
13 4 (0.13%) Embedded Firmware
13 4 (0.13%) NFS
14 2 (0.066%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.033%) Lustre
15 1 (0.033%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 201 (6.68%) Ansible
2 189 (6.28%) Kubernetes
3 145 (4.82%) Terraform
4 59 (1.96%) Puppet
5 32 (1.06%) Microsoft Intune
6 21 (0.70%) SCCM
7 13 (0.43%) SCOM
8 12 (0.40%) SmoothWall
9 10 (0.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
10 5 (0.17%) Argo
10 5 (0.17%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.17%) vRealize Orchestrator
11 4 (0.13%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
11 4 (0.13%) Kibana
11 4 (0.13%) Progress Chef
11 4 (0.13%) WSUS
12 3 (0.100%) Grafana
12 3 (0.100%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.100%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 2 (0.066%) Nessus
Vendors
1 630 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 179 (5.95%) Oracle
3 123 (4.09%) VMware
4 104 (3.46%) SAP
5 102 (3.39%) Google
6 60 (1.99%) ServiceNow
7 51 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 50 (1.66%) Salesforce
9 46 (1.53%) Sparx
10 43 (1.43%) Adobe
11 39 (1.30%) Cisco
11 39 (1.30%) Databricks
12 35 (1.16%) Siebel
13 32 (1.06%) Xilinx
14 31 (1.03%) Veeam
15 28 (0.93%) SaltStack
16 25 (0.83%) Informatica
17 22 (0.73%) Virgin Media
18 21 (0.70%) Apple
18 21 (0.70%) Dell