Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 230 248
Rank change year-on-year +52 +18 +18
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 3,037 2,795 2,632
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.90% 1.56% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 1.69% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2,116 1,883 1,727
UK median annual salary £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.38%
10th Percentile £30,375 £30,500 £29,150
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% +0.56% -0.56%

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 146,225 165,096 168,704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.56% 91.88% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115,831 131,154 139,968
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,650 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -

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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +43 2,749 £52,500 +5.00% 517
UK excluding London +49 1,793 £47,500 +5.56% 342
London +32 1,138 £65,000 +8.33% 195
South East +84 505 £50,000 - 88
North of England +26 473 £45,000 - 98
North West -2 246 £47,500 +5.56% 62
Midlands +29 239 £43,000 +1.18% 71
Yorkshire +47 216 £42,993 -4.46% 31
South West +63 197 £46,000 +15.00% 40
Scotland +46 183 £50,000 +6.38% 12
West Midlands +37 180 £45,000 - 49
East of England -19 176 £47,500 +5.56% 24
East Midlands -17 58 £39,250 -1.88% 22
Wales -11 14 £42,500 +6.25% 8
North East -11 11 £49,624 +24.84% 5
Northern Ireland - 7 £42,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 1,385 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 737 (24.27%) Finance
3 580 (19.10%) JavaScript
4 529 (17.42%) SQL
5 523 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
6 490 (16.13%) Degree
7 487 (16.04%) Java
8 420 (13.83%) HTML
9 395 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
10 371 (12.22%) Scrum
11 356 (11.72%) User Experience
12 340 (11.20%) DevOps
13 329 (10.83%) CSS
14 322 (10.60%) Python
15 314 (10.34%) C#
15 314 (10.34%) Microsoft
16 311 (10.24%) Test Automation
16 311 (10.24%) Analytics
17 303 (9.98%) Software Engineering
18 300 (9.88%) .NET
19 281 (9.25%) Project Management
20 280 (9.22%) AngularJS
21 279 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
22 266 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
22 266 (8.76%) ITIL
22 266 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
22 266 (8.76%) TDD
23 259 (8.53%) Marketing
24 250 (8.23%) SDLC
25 237 (7.80%) Mentoring

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 90 (2.96%) CMS
2 71 (2.34%) Apache Spark
3 42 (1.38%) SharePoint
4 30 (0.99%) WordPress
5 27 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
6 24 (0.79%) MS Exchange
7 23 (0.76%) Apache
7 23 (0.76%) Confluence
7 23 (0.76%) JBoss
7 23 (0.76%) Tomcat
8 22 (0.72%) Drupal
9 18 (0.59%) SAS
10 16 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 16 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 15 (0.49%) Jetty
11 15 (0.49%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.36%) nginx
12 11 (0.36%) Umbraco
13 10 (0.33%) Apache Solr
13 10 (0.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 81 (2.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 61 (2.01%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (0.86%) Photoshop
5 20 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 16 (0.53%) MS Visio
7 15 (0.49%) InVision
7 15 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
8 7 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
10 3 (0.099%) Adobe Premiere
10 3 (0.099%) Open Workbench
10 3 (0.099%) UXPin
11 2 (0.066%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.066%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.066%) Camtasia
11 2 (0.066%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.066%) Flinto
11 2 (0.066%) InDesign
11 2 (0.066%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 30 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 24 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (0.56%) Magento
4 16 (0.53%) Shopify
5 11 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
6 9 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.30%) SAP S/4HANA
7 8 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 7 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
8 7 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
9 5 (0.16%) SAP CO
9 5 (0.16%) SAP FI
9 5 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
9 5 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (0.13%) Primavera
10 4 (0.13%) SessionCam
11 3 (0.099%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.099%) Relativity
11 3 (0.099%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 279 (9.19%) Amazon AWS
2 266 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 88 (2.90%) Office 365
4 72 (2.37%) SaaS
5 57 (1.88%) GitHub
6 53 (1.75%) PaaS
7 50 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
8 42 (1.38%) npm
9 40 (1.32%) Serverless
10 37 (1.22%) IaaS
11 31 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
12 27 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
14 17 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
15 14 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
15 14 (0.46%) Amazon S3
16 11 (0.36%) Apigee
16 11 (0.36%) TestFlight
17 9 (0.30%) Amazon ELB
17 9 (0.30%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.40%) HTTP
2 64 (2.11%) Internet
3 56 (1.84%) Firewall
4 44 (1.45%) Network Security
5 39 (1.28%) TCP/IP
6 38 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
6 38 (1.25%) Wireless
7 36 (1.19%) Ethernet
8 32 (1.05%) WAN
9 31 (1.02%) Unified Communications
10 30 (0.99%) DNS
10 30 (0.99%) H.323
10 30 (0.99%) LAN
11 26 (0.86%) Telepresence
12 24 (0.79%) VPN
13 19 (0.63%) VLAN
14 17 (0.56%) SMS
15 16 (0.53%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (0.49%) GSM
16 15 (0.49%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 232 (7.64%) SQL Server
2 166 (5.47%) MySQL
3 139 (4.58%) Big Data
3 139 (4.58%) NoSQL
4 129 (4.25%) Hadoop
5 94 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
6 89 (2.93%) MongoDB
7 86 (2.83%) Relational Database
8 84 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
9 66 (2.17%) Power BI
10 59 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 54 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 32 (1.05%) BusinessObjects
13 29 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 27 (0.89%) Blockchain
14 27 (0.89%) Redis
15 24 (0.79%) Impala
16 22 (0.72%) QlikView
17 21 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
18 20 (0.66%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 189 (6.22%) Git (software)
2 139 (4.58%) Jenkins
3 119 (3.92%) Maven
4 114 (3.75%) JIRA
5 82 (2.70%) Selenium
6 50 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 47 (1.55%) Subversion
8 43 (1.42%) Cucumber
9 37 (1.22%) Gradle
10 35 (1.15%) JUnit
11 34 (1.12%) gulp
11 34 (1.12%) TeamCity
12 29 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
12 29 (0.95%) webpack
13 27 (0.89%) Bitbucket
13 27 (0.89%) Visual Studio
14 25 (0.82%) Grunt
15 22 (0.72%) Axure RP
16 18 (0.59%) NUnit
17 17 (0.56%) Jasmine
General
1 737 (24.27%) Finance
2 259 (8.53%) Marketing
3 218 (7.18%) Retail
4 145 (4.77%) Banking
5 113 (3.72%) Telecoms
6 77 (2.54%) Manufacturing
7 76 (2.50%) Games
8 72 (2.37%) Electronics
9 63 (2.07%) Automotive
10 44 (1.45%) Legal
11 24 (0.79%) Investment Banking
12 23 (0.76%) Advertising
13 22 (0.72%) Law
13 22 (0.72%) Local Government
14 20 (0.66%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.66%) Publishing
15 18 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
16 17 (0.56%) Back Office
17 12 (0.40%) Billing
17 12 (0.40%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 735 (24.20%) Developer
2 323 (10.64%) Analyst
3 162 (5.33%) Architect
4 157 (5.17%) Senior Developer
5 130 (4.28%) Java Developer
6 128 (4.21%) Business Analyst
6 128 (4.21%) Project Manager
7 119 (3.92%) Consultant
8 117 (3.85%) Software Engineer
9 105 (3.46%) Designer
10 103 (3.39%) DevOps Engineer
11 99 (3.26%) .NET Developer
12 94 (3.10%) Software Developer
13 89 (2.93%) PHP Developer
14 79 (2.60%) UX Designer
15 71 (2.34%) IT Manager
16 67 (2.21%) C# Developer
16 67 (2.21%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 59 (1.94%) Delivery Manager
18 58 (1.91%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 420 (13.83%) HTML
2 329 (10.83%) CSS
3 300 (9.88%) .NET
4 280 (9.22%) AngularJS
5 170 (5.60%) HTML5
6 160 (5.27%) REST
7 158 (5.20%) Web Services
8 157 (5.17%) Spring
9 155 (5.10%) RESTful
10 144 (4.74%) Node.js
11 135 (4.45%) ASP.NET
12 129 (4.25%) React
13 128 (4.21%) jQuery
14 80 (2.63%) CSS3
14 80 (2.63%) Sass
15 73 (2.40%) .NET Framework
15 73 (2.40%) Hibernate
16 72 (2.37%) ASP.NET MVC
17 67 (2.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 63 (2.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 395 (13.01%) Analytical Skills
2 356 (11.72%) User Experience
3 130 (4.28%) Mobile App
4 128 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
5 103 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 99 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 95 (3.13%) Fintech
8 92 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
9 45 (1.48%) Data Centre
10 41 (1.35%) NHS
11 39 (1.28%) Public Cloud
12 38 (1.25%) Data Protection Act
13 37 (1.22%) Algorithms
14 34 (1.12%) Virtual Team
15 29 (0.95%) Smart Meter
15 29 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
16 26 (0.86%) IPTV
16 26 (0.86%) PMI
17 25 (0.82%) Data Structures
17 25 (0.82%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 218 (7.18%) Linux
2 215 (7.08%) Windows
3 108 (3.56%) Apple iOS
4 107 (3.52%) Unix
5 85 (2.80%) Android
6 40 (1.32%) Windows 10
6 40 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 24 (0.79%) Windows 7
8 14 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 7 (0.23%) Embedded Linux
12 6 (0.20%) Solaris
12 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.16%) VMS
14 4 (0.13%) CoreOS
14 4 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.13%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.099%) Debian
15 3 (0.099%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,385 (45.60%) Agile Software Development
2 523 (17.22%) Problem-Solving
3 371 (12.22%) Scrum
4 340 (11.20%) DevOps
5 311 (10.24%) Analytics
5 311 (10.24%) Test Automation
6 303 (9.98%) Software Engineering
7 281 (9.25%) Project Management
8 266 (8.76%) ITIL
8 266 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 266 (8.76%) TDD
9 250 (8.23%) SDLC
10 237 (7.80%) Mentoring
11 216 (7.11%) OO
12 196 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 194 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
14 177 (5.83%) E-Commerce
15 168 (5.53%) Microservices
16 166 (5.47%) MVC
17 161 (5.30%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 580 (19.10%) JavaScript
2 529 (17.42%) SQL
3 487 (16.04%) Java
4 322 (10.60%) Python
5 314 (10.34%) C#
6 198 (6.52%) PHP
7 97 (3.19%) Scala
8 95 (3.13%) C++
9 93 (3.06%) Ruby
10 92 (3.03%) Go
11 91 (3.00%) PowerShell
12 72 (2.37%) C
13 67 (2.21%) Bash Shell
14 49 (1.61%) R
15 42 (1.38%) TypeScript
16 39 (1.28%) Apple Swift
17 35 (1.15%) Java 8
17 35 (1.15%) T-SQL
18 32 (1.05%) Objective-C
19 30 (0.99%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 490 (16.13%) Degree
2 109 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 74 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 66 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 55 (1.81%) CISSP
6 53 (1.75%) ISEB
7 34 (1.12%) PMI Certification
8 33 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
9 29 (0.95%) ISTQB
10 28 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
11 24 (0.79%) CISM
12 19 (0.63%) CCNA
13 18 (0.59%) DV Cleared
13 18 (0.59%) PMP
14 16 (0.53%) BPSS Clearance
14 16 (0.53%) Master's Degree
15 15 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 14 (0.46%) CISA
16 14 (0.46%) CRISC
17 13 (0.43%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (6.91%) QA
2 85 (2.80%) GDPR
3 76 (2.50%) PMO
4 74 (2.44%) SLA
5 62 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 41 (1.35%) PCI DSS
7 32 (1.05%) COBIT
8 12 (0.40%) WCAG
9 11 (0.36%) Data Quality
10 8 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 7 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
12 6 (0.20%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.16%) PA-DSS
14 4 (0.13%) MiFID
15 2 (0.066%) Actionable Recommendations
15 2 (0.066%) IFRS
15 2 (0.066%) IFRS 9
15 2 (0.066%) ISO 9001
16 1 (0.033%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 203 (6.68%) Docker
2 76 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 48 (1.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 37 (1.22%) Firmware
5 16 (0.53%) HDFS
6 14 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (0.40%) vSphere
7 12 (0.40%) XenApp
8 9 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
8 9 (0.30%) VirtualBox
9 7 (0.23%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.16%) Hyper-V
10 5 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.13%) Snort
11 4 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (0.099%) Apache Flume
12 3 (0.099%) NFS
12 3 (0.099%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.066%) KVM
14 1 (0.033%) LXC
Systems Management
1 146 (4.81%) Ansible
2 139 (4.58%) Puppet
3 79 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 64 (2.11%) Kubernetes
5 58 (1.91%) Terraform
6 30 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
7 16 (0.53%) Microsoft Intune
8 11 (0.36%) HP ALM
8 11 (0.36%) Salt
9 10 (0.33%) AirWatch
9 10 (0.33%) Cisco IPCC
10 9 (0.30%) NetBackup
11 8 (0.26%) FortiGate
11 8 (0.26%) Oozie
11 8 (0.26%) SCCM
11 8 (0.26%) ZABBIX
12 7 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
12 7 (0.23%) Munin
13 6 (0.20%) Cacti
13 6 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 314 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 138 (4.54%) SAP
3 133 (4.38%) Oracle
4 111 (3.65%) Cisco
5 92 (3.03%) Google
6 71 (2.34%) VMware
7 54 (1.78%) Tableau
8 48 (1.58%) Adobe
9 47 (1.55%) IBM
10 42 (1.38%) HP
11 37 (1.22%) ServiceNow
12 34 (1.12%) Apple
12 34 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (1.02%) Cognizant
14 30 (0.99%) Remedy
15 29 (0.95%) Polycom
16 27 (0.89%) Citrix
17 22 (0.72%) Splunk
18 20 (0.66%) Cognos
19 19 (0.63%) Atlassian