Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 221 238
Rank change year-on-year +27 +17 +44
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 2,963 2,823 2,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.81% 1.62% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 1.77% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,096 1,873 1,757
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £31,125 £30,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% -4.44%

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 148,837 159,663 173,549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.05% 91.56% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 118,373 125,920 144,420
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 October 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 20 October 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 +23 2,680 £50,000 - 481
UK excluding London +41 1,844 £46,000 +2.22% 336
London -24 1,035 £62,500 +8.70% 172
South East +72 491 £47,500 -9.52% 83
North of England +33 485 £43,146 +1.52% 90
North West +15 259 £45,000 +2.27% 52
South West +79 248 £46,000 +8.24% 52
Midlands +35 237 £42,500 - 54
Yorkshire +24 216 £43,000 -4.44% 30
Scotland +59 185 £50,000 +17.65% 19
West Midlands +59 172 £42,500 -5.56% 30
East of England -22 169 £50,000 +19.05% 30
East Midlands -24 64 £40,000 -3.61% 24
Wales -22 19 £42,500 -5.56% 6
Northern Ireland +24 11 £42,500 -39.29% 2
North East -19 9 £50,000 +25.00% 8

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 1,309 (44.18%) Agile Software Development
2 794 (26.80%) Finance
3 592 (19.98%) JavaScript
4 537 (18.12%) SQL
5 472 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
6 461 (15.56%) Java
7 454 (15.32%) HTML
8 433 (14.61%) Degree
9 377 (12.72%) Scrum
10 374 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
11 373 (12.59%) C#
12 359 (12.12%) CSS
13 348 (11.74%) .NET
14 341 (11.51%) Python
15 336 (11.34%) User Experience
16 329 (11.10%) Test Automation
17 315 (10.63%) Microsoft
18 312 (10.53%) AngularJS
19 309 (10.43%) DevOps
20 294 (9.92%) Analytics
21 285 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
22 281 (9.48%) ITIL
23 279 (9.42%) Software Engineering
24 264 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
25 263 (8.88%) Project Management
26 261 (8.81%) SDLC
27 260 (8.77%) Windows
28 259 (8.74%) TDD
29 257 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
30 256 (8.64%) SQL Server

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
1 101 (3.41%) CMS
2 64 (2.16%) Apache Spark
3 52 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 37 (1.25%) WordPress
5 35 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 32 (1.08%) MS Exchange
7 25 (0.84%) Apache
7 25 (0.84%) JBoss
8 24 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 22 (0.74%) SAS
10 19 (0.64%) Confluence
10 19 (0.64%) OpenStack
11 18 (0.61%) EPiServer
11 18 (0.61%) nginx
11 18 (0.61%) Umbraco
12 16 (0.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 15 (0.51%) Drupal
14 14 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 13 (0.44%) Apache Solr
16 12 (0.40%) Jetty
Applications
1 119 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 73 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 72 (2.43%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (0.84%) MS Visio
4 25 (0.84%) Photoshop
5 20 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
7 16 (0.54%) InVision
8 9 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.13%) InDesign
11 3 (0.10%) SPSS
12 2 (0.067%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.067%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.067%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.067%) Camtasia
12 2 (0.067%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.067%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.067%) Open Workbench
12 2 (0.067%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 30 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
2 23 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
4 10 (0.34%) Magento
4 10 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.30%) Shopify
6 7 (0.24%) Cognos TM1
6 7 (0.24%) Unit4 Business World
7 6 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 6 (0.20%) SAP CO
7 6 (0.20%) SAP FI
7 6 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
8 5 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
8 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.13%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.13%) Primavera
9 4 (0.13%) SAP SD
10 2 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.067%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.067%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 285 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 257 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 87 (2.94%) Office 365
4 70 (2.36%) SaaS
5 59 (1.99%) GitHub
6 57 (1.92%) npm
7 50 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 48 (1.62%) PaaS
9 46 (1.55%) Serverless
10 37 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
11 32 (1.08%) IaaS
12 29 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
13 22 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
14 14 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
15 13 (0.44%) Google Analytics
16 9 (0.30%) Apigee
17 8 (0.27%) DigitalOcean
17 8 (0.27%) Mimecast
18 7 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
19 6 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 79 (2.67%) Internet
2 63 (2.13%) HTTP
3 55 (1.86%) Firewall
4 41 (1.38%) Wireless
5 39 (1.32%) Network Security
6 38 (1.28%) DNS
6 38 (1.28%) Ethernet
7 36 (1.21%) TCP/IP
8 33 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
9 30 (1.01%) H.323
9 30 (1.01%) WAN
10 29 (0.98%) Unified Communications
11 28 (0.94%) LAN
12 26 (0.88%) Telepresence
13 23 (0.78%) SAN
14 21 (0.71%) VLAN
15 20 (0.67%) SSL
16 19 (0.64%) DHCP
16 19 (0.64%) VPN
17 18 (0.61%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 170 (5.74%) MySQL
3 148 (4.99%) NoSQL
4 137 (4.62%) Big Data
5 122 (4.12%) Hadoop
6 102 (3.44%) MongoDB
7 94 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 87 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
9 70 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
10 63 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 50 (1.69%) Power BI
12 42 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 26 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 25 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
15 24 (0.81%) Redis
16 23 (0.78%) Impala
17 21 (0.71%) Blockchain
18 19 (0.64%) MariaDB
19 17 (0.57%) Apache Hive
19 17 (0.57%) HBase
Development Applications
1 200 (6.75%) Git (software)
2 134 (4.52%) Jenkins
3 118 (3.98%) JIRA
4 100 (3.37%) Maven
5 92 (3.10%) Selenium
6 56 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 53 (1.79%) Cucumber
8 45 (1.52%) Subversion
9 39 (1.32%) webpack
10 36 (1.21%) gulp
10 36 (1.21%) TeamCity
11 31 (1.05%) Gradle
11 31 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
12 29 (0.98%) Grunt
13 28 (0.94%) Visual Studio
14 25 (0.84%) Jasmine
15 22 (0.74%) NUnit
16 20 (0.67%) Bitbucket
17 19 (0.64%) PHPUnit
17 19 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
General
1 794 (26.80%) Finance
2 244 (8.23%) Marketing
3 207 (6.99%) Retail
4 151 (5.10%) Banking
5 113 (3.81%) Telecoms
6 78 (2.63%) Manufacturing
7 76 (2.56%) Games
8 61 (2.06%) Electronics
9 48 (1.62%) Automotive
10 41 (1.38%) Legal
11 32 (1.08%) Investment Banking
12 27 (0.91%) Advertising
13 25 (0.84%) Publishing
14 23 (0.78%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.74%) Law
16 19 (0.64%) Local Government
17 18 (0.61%) Back Office
18 16 (0.54%) Corporate Banking
19 14 (0.47%) Billing
20 13 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 762 (25.72%) Developer
2 312 (10.53%) Analyst
3 173 (5.84%) Architect
4 152 (5.13%) Senior Developer
5 129 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 118 (3.98%) Java Developer
7 112 (3.78%) .NET Developer
8 108 (3.64%) Project Manager
9 106 (3.58%) Consultant
10 102 (3.44%) DevOps Engineer
11 101 (3.41%) Software Developer
11 101 (3.41%) Software Engineer
12 87 (2.94%) C# Developer
13 77 (2.60%) Designer
14 76 (2.56%) PHP Developer
15 74 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 73 (2.46%) Service Manager
17 70 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
18 67 (2.26%) IT Manager
19 65 (2.19%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (15.32%) HTML
2 359 (12.12%) CSS
3 348 (11.74%) .NET
4 312 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 195 (6.58%) Web Services
6 180 (6.07%) HTML5
7 168 (5.67%) ASP.NET
8 156 (5.26%) RESTful
9 155 (5.23%) REST
10 150 (5.06%) React
11 148 (4.99%) Node.js
12 139 (4.69%) jQuery
13 137 (4.62%) Spring
14 106 (3.58%) Sass
15 96 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 81 (2.73%) .NET Framework
17 78 (2.63%) CSS3
18 75 (2.53%) Redux
19 73 (2.46%) XML
20 72 (2.43%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 374 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 336 (11.34%) User Experience
3 137 (4.62%) Computer Science
3 137 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
4 132 (4.45%) Management Information System
5 131 (4.42%) Mobile App
6 102 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
7 100 (3.37%) Fintech
8 82 (2.77%) Greenfield Project
9 50 (1.69%) Data Centre
10 32 (1.08%) Algorithms
11 31 (1.05%) Public Cloud
12 27 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
13 26 (0.88%) IPTV
13 26 (0.88%) NHS
14 23 (0.78%) Smart Meter
15 22 (0.74%) Analytical Mindset
15 22 (0.74%) Driving Licence
16 21 (0.71%) Virtual Team
17 20 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 260 (8.77%) Windows
2 249 (8.40%) Linux
3 109 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 99 (3.34%) Unix
5 75 (2.53%) Android
6 42 (1.42%) Windows 10
7 40 (1.35%) Windows Server
8 19 (0.64%) Windows 7
9 18 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 14 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (0.30%) Embedded Linux
13 8 (0.27%) VMS
14 7 (0.24%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.20%) CentOS
15 6 (0.20%) Debian
16 5 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 4 (0.13%) CoreOS
17 4 (0.13%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,309 (44.18%) Agile Software Development
2 472 (15.93%) Problem-Solving
3 377 (12.72%) Scrum
4 329 (11.10%) Test Automation
5 309 (10.43%) DevOps
6 294 (9.92%) Analytics
7 281 (9.48%) ITIL
8 279 (9.42%) Software Engineering
9 264 (8.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 263 (8.88%) Project Management
11 261 (8.81%) SDLC
12 259 (8.74%) TDD
13 219 (7.39%) OO
14 218 (7.36%) Mentoring
15 217 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
16 215 (7.26%) MVC
17 182 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
18 148 (4.99%) Coaching
19 145 (4.89%) E-Commerce
20 144 (4.86%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 592 (19.98%) JavaScript
2 537 (18.12%) SQL
3 461 (15.56%) Java
4 373 (12.59%) C#
5 341 (11.51%) Python
6 183 (6.18%) PHP
7 118 (3.98%) C++
8 112 (3.78%) C
9 82 (2.77%) Scala
10 80 (2.70%) Ruby
11 76 (2.56%) PowerShell
12 70 (2.36%) Go
13 67 (2.26%) Bash Shell
14 65 (2.19%) TypeScript
15 59 (1.99%) T-SQL
16 52 (1.75%) R
17 42 (1.42%) ES6
18 37 (1.25%) Apple Swift
19 34 (1.15%) Perl
20 30 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 433 (14.61%) Degree
2 117 (3.95%) Security Cleared
3 100 (3.37%) SC Cleared
4 85 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 59 (1.99%) ISEB
6 52 (1.75%) CISSP
7 32 (1.08%) ISTQB
8 29 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (0.94%) DV Cleared
10 25 (0.84%) PMI Certification
11 23 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (0.74%) CISM
12 22 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
13 19 (0.64%) CCNA
14 18 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
14 18 (0.61%) PMP
15 14 (0.47%) CISA
16 13 (0.44%) CCNP
17 12 (0.40%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (7.76%) QA
2 102 (3.44%) SLA
3 74 (2.50%) GDPR
4 73 (2.46%) PMO
5 62 (2.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 35 (1.18%) COBIT
7 34 (1.15%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.44%) WCAG
9 12 (0.40%) Data Quality
10 9 (0.30%) ISO 9001
11 8 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.20%) ISAE 3402
12 6 (0.20%) SSAE 16
13 5 (0.17%) MiFID
14 3 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 3 (0.10%) PA-DSS
15 2 (0.067%) P3O
16 1 (0.034%) HIPAA
16 1 (0.034%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 218 (7.36%) Docker
2 78 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 55 (1.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (1.18%) Firmware
5 17 (0.57%) HDFS
5 17 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
6 12 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
6 12 (0.40%) vSphere
7 11 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (0.27%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.24%) VirtualBox
10 5 (0.17%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.17%) KVM
10 5 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.10%) NFS
11 3 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
11 3 (0.10%) Xen
11 3 (0.10%) XenApp
12 2 (0.067%) LXC
13 1 (0.034%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 154 (5.20%) Puppet
2 149 (5.03%) Ansible
3 75 (2.53%) Opscode Chef
4 72 (2.43%) Kubernetes
5 49 (1.65%) Terraform
6 35 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 26 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
8 24 (0.81%) NetBackup
9 13 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
9 13 (0.44%) ZABBIX
10 12 (0.40%) Munin
10 12 (0.40%) SCCM
11 11 (0.37%) EMC VPLEX
11 11 (0.37%) vMotion
12 10 (0.34%) Cacti
12 10 (0.34%) Salt
13 9 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
13 9 (0.30%) vRealize
14 7 (0.24%) CASB
14 7 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 315 (10.63%) Microsoft
2 165 (5.57%) Oracle
3 140 (4.72%) SAP
4 112 (3.78%) Cisco
5 82 (2.77%) Google
6 72 (2.43%) VMware
7 53 (1.79%) Adobe
8 52 (1.75%) Tableau
9 46 (1.55%) ServiceNow
10 43 (1.45%) HP
11 41 (1.38%) IBM
12 37 (1.25%) Apple
12 37 (1.25%) Cognizant
12 37 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (1.05%) Remedy
14 27 (0.91%) Polycom
15 24 (0.81%) Citrix
16 23 (0.78%) EMC
17 21 (0.71%) MobileIron
17 21 (0.71%) Splunk