Period
to 20 June 2019

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 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
20 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 190 201 206
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 2,689 2,942 2,918
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.87% 1.71% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.86% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1,891 2,094 1,717
UK median annual salary £52,095 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.19% - -
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +3.45%

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 132,276 158,555 158,247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.04% 92.00% 91.76%
Number of salaries quoted 103,739 127,602 128,957
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 June 2019.

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 June 2019. 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 +29 2,470 £52,500 - 139
UK excluding London -7 1,500 £48,500 +2.11% 105
London +54 1,105 £60,000 - 46
North of England +52 564 £47,500 +10.47% 17
South East +29 400 £50,500 +1.00% 26
North West +54 345 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Yorkshire +6 175 £45,000 +4.30% 7
Midlands +3 175 £47,500 +11.69% 19
West Midlands +5 135 £47,500 +5.56% 16
Scotland -40 126 £50,000 - 8
South West -80 121 £42,507 -7.59% 13
East of England -38 83 £50,000 -5.66% 18
North East +50 44 £45,000 +59.29% 1
East Midlands -10 40 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Wales -6 22 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Northern Ireland -17 11 £37,500 -16.67% 2

For the 6 months to 20 June 2019, 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 1,182 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
2 588 (21.87%) Finance
3 538 (20.01%) Degree
4 518 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
5 421 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
6 418 (15.54%) Java
7 410 (15.25%) SQL
8 408 (15.17%) Microsoft
9 398 (14.80%) JavaScript
10 385 (14.32%) DevOps
11 355 (13.20%) Software Engineering
12 325 (12.09%) Scrum
13 306 (11.38%) C#
14 294 (10.93%) QA
15 291 (10.82%) SQL Server
16 280 (10.41%) .NET
17 279 (10.38%) Analytics
18 275 (10.23%) Python
19 268 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
20 263 (9.78%) Marketing
21 262 (9.74%) TDD
22 261 (9.71%) User Experience
23 259 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
24 254 (9.45%) Git (software)
25 252 (9.37%) Continuous Improvement
26 249 (9.26%) Test Automation
27 246 (9.15%) Project Management
28 243 (9.04%) SDLC
29 228 (8.48%) ITIL
30 226 (8.40%) HTML

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 65 (2.42%) Confluence
2 63 (2.34%) CMS
3 44 (1.64%) SharePoint
4 37 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
5 32 (1.19%) MS Exchange
6 26 (0.97%) IIS
7 20 (0.74%) Apache Spark
8 18 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 18 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
9 17 (0.63%) SAS
10 15 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (0.56%) Umbraco
11 14 (0.52%) Apache Solr
11 14 (0.52%) Ethereum
11 14 (0.52%) Hyperledger
11 14 (0.52%) WordPress
12 13 (0.48%) Drupal
13 11 (0.41%) Skype for Business
14 10 (0.37%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.37%) OpenStack
Applications
1 88 (3.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 84 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 45 (1.67%) Sketch
5 27 (1.00%) MS Visio
5 27 (1.00%) Photoshop
6 21 (0.78%) InVision
7 20 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
8 12 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.19%) Figma
11 4 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
11 4 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
11 4 (0.15%) CATIA
11 4 (0.15%) InDesign
11 4 (0.15%) Open Workbench
11 4 (0.15%) UXPin
12 3 (0.11%) Adobe XD
12 3 (0.11%) Moqups
13 2 (0.074%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 17 (0.63%) SAP S/4HANA
2 13 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.37%) Magento
4 8 (0.30%) SAP ERP
4 8 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
5 7 (0.26%) Distributed Ledger
5 7 (0.26%) MultiChain
5 7 (0.26%) Quorum
6 6 (0.22%) R3 Corda
6 6 (0.22%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.15%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.11%) Elite 3E
8 3 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.074%) FastStats
9 2 (0.074%) Lorenzo
9 2 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.074%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.074%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.037%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 268 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 259 (9.63%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (3.94%) Office 365
4 93 (3.46%) Power Platform
5 78 (2.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 70 (2.60%) SaaS
7 51 (1.90%) GitHub
8 48 (1.79%) Google Analytics
9 40 (1.49%) Amazon S3
10 38 (1.41%) IaaS
10 38 (1.41%) PaaS
11 31 (1.15%) CloudFront
12 29 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
13 25 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 20 (0.74%) Serverless
15 19 (0.71%) Route 53
16 17 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
17 14 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
18 13 (0.48%) Amazon ECS
18 13 (0.48%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 84 (3.12%) Broadband
2 64 (2.38%) Internet
3 58 (2.16%) WAN
4 55 (2.05%) Firewall
5 47 (1.75%) DNS
6 46 (1.71%) Network Security
7 43 (1.60%) LAN
8 40 (1.49%) VPN
9 36 (1.34%) MPLS
10 35 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
11 34 (1.26%) HTTP
12 33 (1.23%) SAN
13 28 (1.04%) TCP/IP
13 28 (1.04%) VLAN
13 28 (1.04%) Wireless
14 27 (1.00%) Skype
15 25 (0.93%) VoIP
16 21 (0.78%) DHCP
16 21 (0.78%) Unified Communications
17 19 (0.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 100 (3.72%) MySQL
3 92 (3.42%) Power BI
4 86 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 80 (2.98%) NoSQL
6 72 (2.68%) MongoDB
6 72 (2.68%) PostgreSQL
6 72 (2.68%) Relational Database
7 67 (2.49%) Big Data
8 66 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 59 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
10 55 (2.05%) Blockchain
11 54 (2.01%) Hadoop
12 42 (1.56%) Redis
13 33 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 28 (1.04%) Data Lake
15 22 (0.82%) QlikView
16 18 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
17 16 (0.60%) Apache Cassandra
17 16 (0.60%) DTS
Development Applications
1 254 (9.45%) Git (software)
2 163 (6.06%) JIRA
3 132 (4.91%) Jenkins
4 91 (3.38%) Selenium
5 86 (3.20%) Maven
6 68 (2.53%) JUnit
7 61 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 58 (2.16%) Visual Studio
9 53 (1.97%) Gradle
10 43 (1.60%) Subversion
10 43 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
11 38 (1.41%) Cucumber
11 38 (1.41%) NUnit
12 34 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
13 30 (1.12%) TeamCity
14 29 (1.08%) Moq
15 27 (1.00%) Bitbucket
16 25 (0.93%) gulp
17 22 (0.82%) Gatling
18 17 (0.63%) Mockito
General
1 588 (21.87%) Finance
2 263 (9.78%) Marketing
3 203 (7.55%) Retail
4 151 (5.62%) Banking
5 84 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 81 (3.01%) Games
7 67 (2.49%) Legal
8 61 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 37 (1.38%) Electronics
10 36 (1.34%) Advertising
11 30 (1.12%) Law
12 23 (0.86%) Back Office
13 19 (0.71%) Front Office
14 18 (0.67%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.67%) Retail Banking
15 15 (0.56%) Automotive
15 15 (0.56%) Local Government
16 12 (0.45%) Aerospace
16 12 (0.45%) French Language
17 8 (0.30%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 604 (22.46%) Developer
2 385 (14.32%) Analyst
3 147 (5.47%) Architect
4 146 (5.43%) Consultant
5 133 (4.95%) Java Developer
6 125 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 116 (4.31%) Senior Developer
8 108 (4.02%) .NET Developer
9 104 (3.87%) Software Engineer
10 100 (3.72%) Software Developer
11 89 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
11 89 (3.31%) Project Manager
12 86 (3.20%) Designer
13 68 (2.53%) C# Developer
13 68 (2.53%) Senior Analyst
14 57 (2.12%) Senior Consultant
15 51 (1.90%) IT Manager
16 45 (1.67%) UX Designer
17 44 (1.64%) Service Analyst
18 42 (1.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (10.41%) .NET
2 226 (8.40%) HTML
3 214 (7.96%) CSS
4 141 (5.24%) ASP.NET
5 123 (4.57%) Web Services
6 121 (4.50%) REST
7 120 (4.46%) Spring
8 119 (4.43%) AngularJS
9 93 (3.46%) Node.js
10 81 (3.01%) React
11 79 (2.94%) .NET Framework
12 73 (2.71%) HTML5
12 73 (2.71%) JSON
13 64 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
14 63 (2.34%) RESTful
15 58 (2.16%) Hibernate
16 54 (2.01%) Sass
17 53 (1.97%) jQuery
18 52 (1.93%) Entity Framework
19 49 (1.82%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 421 (15.66%) Analytical Skills
2 261 (9.71%) User Experience
3 124 (4.61%) Management Information System
4 118 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
5 109 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
6 71 (2.64%) Mobile App
7 66 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
8 53 (1.97%) Data Centre
9 47 (1.75%) Virtual Team
10 46 (1.71%) Public Cloud
11 45 (1.67%) Cloud Native
12 42 (1.56%) Social Media
13 34 (1.26%) Algorithms
14 24 (0.89%) Graphic Design
15 23 (0.86%) CCTV
16 21 (0.78%) Online Banking
17 20 (0.74%) Smart Home
18 17 (0.63%) Analogue Electronics
18 17 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
19 16 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 183 (6.81%) Windows
2 157 (5.84%) Linux
3 58 (2.16%) Android
3 58 (2.16%) Windows Server
4 45 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 42 (1.56%) Windows 10
6 39 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 37 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (1.26%) Unix
9 27 (1.00%) Windows 7
10 16 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (0.30%) Windows Vista
12 7 (0.26%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
14 4 (0.15%) CentOS
14 4 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.15%) VMS
14 4 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,182 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
2 518 (19.26%) Problem-Solving
3 385 (14.32%) DevOps
4 355 (13.20%) Software Engineering
5 325 (12.09%) Scrum
6 279 (10.38%) Analytics
7 262 (9.74%) TDD
8 252 (9.37%) Continuous Improvement
9 249 (9.26%) Test Automation
10 246 (9.15%) Project Management
11 243 (9.04%) SDLC
12 228 (8.48%) ITIL
13 196 (7.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 195 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
15 183 (6.81%) Decision-Making
16 179 (6.66%) Cybersecurity
17 163 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
17 163 (6.06%) Coaching
18 162 (6.02%) Business Analysis
19 152 (5.65%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 418 (15.54%) Java
2 410 (15.25%) SQL
3 398 (14.80%) JavaScript
4 306 (11.38%) C#
5 275 (10.23%) Python
6 108 (4.02%) PowerShell
7 107 (3.98%) PHP
8 77 (2.86%) C
9 69 (2.57%) Ruby
10 64 (2.38%) C++
11 57 (2.12%) Scala
12 49 (1.82%) Go
13 41 (1.52%) TypeScript
14 35 (1.30%) T-SQL
15 32 (1.19%) Java 8
16 29 (1.08%) Bash Shell
17 28 (1.04%) Perl
18 27 (1.00%) R
19 21 (0.78%) Kotlin
20 19 (0.71%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 538 (20.01%) Degree
2 77 (2.86%) CISSP
3 72 (2.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 65 (2.42%) Security Cleared
5 59 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 58 (2.16%) ISEB
7 44 (1.64%) CISM
8 41 (1.52%) SC Cleared
9 40 (1.49%) ISTQB
10 35 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (1.19%) CISA
12 29 (1.08%) HND
13 26 (0.97%) MCSE
14 25 (0.93%) CREST Certified
15 24 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 24 (0.89%) MBA
16 23 (0.86%) PMI Certification
17 22 (0.82%) PhD
17 22 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 19 (0.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 294 (10.93%) QA
2 79 (2.94%) SLA
3 75 (2.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 66 (2.45%) GDPR
5 65 (2.42%) PMO
6 37 (1.38%) Data Quality
7 31 (1.15%) COBIT
8 21 (0.78%) NIST
9 19 (0.71%) PCI DSS
10 11 (0.41%) ISO 22301
10 11 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 8 (0.30%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.26%) NCSC
13 6 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
13 6 (0.22%) ISO 31000
13 6 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 6 (0.22%) TickIT
14 5 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.15%) RMADS
16 3 (0.11%) MiFID
System Software
1 150 (5.58%) Docker
2 75 (2.79%) Active Directory
3 45 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.08%) Firmware
5 19 (0.71%) Varnish
6 11 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 9 (0.33%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (0.30%) vSphere
10 7 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 7 (0.26%) HDFS
11 6 (0.22%) BitLocker
11 6 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
11 6 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (0.22%) XenApp
12 5 (0.19%) etcd
13 3 (0.11%) vCloud
14 2 (0.074%) Snort
14 2 (0.074%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 103 (3.83%) Kubernetes
2 89 (3.31%) Terraform
3 69 (2.57%) Ansible
4 66 (2.45%) Puppet
5 41 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
6 23 (0.86%) SCCM
7 18 (0.67%) Consul
8 13 (0.48%) Prometheus
9 11 (0.41%) Istio
10 10 (0.37%) HP ALM
11 7 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
11 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
11 7 (0.26%) Oozie
11 7 (0.26%) WSUS
12 6 (0.22%) FortiGate
12 6 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
12 6 (0.22%) Tivoli
13 5 (0.19%) Grafana
14 4 (0.15%) BladeLogic
14 4 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 408 (15.17%) Microsoft
2 111 (4.13%) Google
3 79 (2.94%) SAP
4 74 (2.75%) VMware
5 71 (2.64%) Cisco
6 69 (2.57%) Oracle
7 59 (2.19%) Adobe
8 55 (2.05%) Tableau
9 41 (1.52%) IBM
10 40 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
11 37 (1.38%) Citrix
12 29 (1.08%) ServiceNow
13 26 (0.97%) HP
14 25 (0.93%) hybris
15 24 (0.89%) Cognizant
16 22 (0.82%) Splunk
17 21 (0.78%) NetApp
18 18 (0.67%) CheckPoint
18 18 (0.67%) Informatica
18 18 (0.67%) Sitecore