Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Collaborative Working
UK
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 191 200
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +11
Permanent jobs citing Collaborative Working 1,304 2,727 3,054
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.75% 1.87% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 2.03% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,065 2,047 2,257
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,650 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,000 £83,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +5.98% +2.22%

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 68,580 134,443 162,141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.21% 92.20% 92.12%
Number of salaries quoted 54,697 105,892 129,738
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.56%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 16 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Collaborative Working in the UK

Collaborative Working
Top 19 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 16 July 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 0 1,203 £55,000 +4.76% 175
UK excluding London +13 761 £50,000 +2.56% 151
London -33 482 £70,000 +16.67% 40
North of England -8 211 £45,000 -3.23% 42
South East +19 204 £59,500 +11.74% 26
Midlands +70 122 £47,250 -1.97% 28
Work from Home +45 110 £65,000 +8.33% 24
South West +77 107 £52,500 +23.49% 16
North West -41 100 £50,000 +5.26% 24
Yorkshire +55 88 £45,500 +1.11% 10
West Midlands +53 86 £47,500 -5.00% 21
East of England +62 67 £45,000 -10.00% 21
East Midlands +65 34 £46,400 +3.11% 7
North East +8 23 £37,500 -13.42% 8
Scotland -6 23 £47,000 -6.00% 10
Wales +21 20 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Channel Islands - 7 £65,000 -
Northern Ireland +19 6 £26,500 -24.29% 2
Isle of Man - 2 £33,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 July 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.

1 542 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 296 (22.70%) Azure
3 277 (21.24%) Finance
4 254 (19.48%) JavaScript
5 234 (17.94%) DevOps
6 232 (17.79%) Microsoft
7 231 (17.71%) AWS
8 226 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
9 209 (16.03%) SQL
10 206 (15.80%) C#
11 204 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
12 194 (14.88%) .NET
13 185 (14.19%) HTML
13 185 (14.19%) CSS
13 185 (14.19%) Scrum
14 179 (13.73%) Test Automation
15 160 (12.27%) React
16 157 (12.04%) SQL Server
17 155 (11.89%) Java
18 152 (11.66%) Python
19 145 (11.12%) Git (software)
20 144 (11.04%) Degree
21 140 (10.74%) QA
22 137 (10.51%) Analytics
23 135 (10.35%) Windows
24 126 (9.66%) Project Management
25 122 (9.36%) Software Engineering
25 122 (9.36%) AngularJS
26 119 (9.13%) ITIL
27 118 (9.05%) User Experience

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 61 (4.68%) Confluence
2 39 (2.99%) CMS
2 39 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 17 (1.30%) Apache Spark
4 13 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (1.00%) IIS
5 11 (0.84%) Jupyter
6 9 (0.69%) Apache
6 9 (0.69%) OpenStack
6 9 (0.69%) SAS
7 7 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
7 7 (0.54%) CloudStack
7 7 (0.54%) MS Exchange
7 7 (0.54%) WordPress
8 6 (0.46%) Mendix
8 6 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (0.46%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.15%) Moodle
9 2 (0.15%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (3.68%) Microsoft Office
2 35 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (1.46%) Sketch
4 15 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 15 (1.15%) Photoshop
5 13 (1.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 13 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 5 (0.38%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.31%) Figma
7 4 (0.31%) InVision
8 3 (0.23%) AutoCAD
8 3 (0.23%) Revit
8 3 (0.23%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
9 2 (0.15%) Camtasia
9 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
9 2 (0.15%) Snagit
9 2 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 20 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (1.15%) Magento
3 7 (0.54%) SAP BPC
4 6 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
5 5 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
5 5 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
7 3 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
7 3 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (0.23%) Sentinel
8 2 (0.15%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.15%) Sage X3
8 2 (0.15%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
8 2 (0.15%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.077%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.077%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 296 (22.70%) Azure
2 231 (17.71%) AWS
3 112 (8.59%) SaaS
4 84 (6.44%) Office 365
5 77 (5.90%) IaaS
6 76 (5.83%) PaaS
7 44 (3.37%) Power Platform
8 41 (3.14%) Serverless
9 32 (2.45%) GCP
10 31 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
11 28 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
12 24 (1.84%) GitHub
13 22 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
14 21 (1.61%) PowerApps
15 20 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
16 19 (1.46%) Dynamics 365
17 13 (1.00%) Google Analytics
18 12 (0.92%) Amazon S3
18 12 (0.92%) OneDrive
19 10 (0.77%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.91%) Firewall
2 44 (3.37%) WAN
3 41 (3.14%) LAN
4 28 (2.15%) Wireless
5 27 (2.07%) DNS
5 27 (2.07%) VPN
6 26 (1.99%) Internet
6 26 (1.99%) Network Security
7 25 (1.92%) TCP/IP
8 24 (1.84%) HTTP
8 24 (1.84%) SAN
9 23 (1.76%) VoIP
10 18 (1.38%) DHCP
10 18 (1.38%) SSL
11 15 (1.15%) Skype
12 14 (1.07%) Unified Communications
13 12 (0.92%) IP Telephony
14 9 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
15 8 (0.61%) Ethernet
15 8 (0.61%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 63 (4.83%) MySQL
3 56 (4.29%) NoSQL
4 46 (3.53%) Big Data
4 46 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (3.37%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.99%) MongoDB
6 26 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
6 26 (1.99%) Power BI
7 23 (1.76%) Hadoop
8 21 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (1.38%) RDBMS
10 17 (1.30%) Data Lake
10 17 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (1.07%) Redis
12 12 (0.92%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 11 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
13 11 (0.84%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.77%) Impala
Development Applications
1 145 (11.12%) Git (software)
2 97 (7.44%) JIRA
3 87 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 65 (4.98%) Selenium
5 43 (3.30%) Visual Studio
6 30 (2.30%) gulp
7 29 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 29 (2.22%) Grunt
7 29 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (2.22%) webpack
8 28 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 24 (1.84%) Maven
10 22 (1.69%) TeamCity
11 19 (1.46%) Bitbucket
11 19 (1.46%) Cypress.io
11 19 (1.46%) SpecFlow
12 16 (1.23%) git-flow
12 16 (1.23%) Subversion
13 11 (0.84%) SoapUI
14 10 (0.77%) JMeter
General
1 277 (21.24%) Finance
2 82 (6.29%) Retail
3 61 (4.68%) Banking
4 60 (4.60%) Marketing
5 45 (3.45%) Legal
6 32 (2.45%) Law
7 25 (1.92%) Games
8 20 (1.53%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.30%) Public Sector
10 16 (1.23%) Back Office
11 14 (1.07%) Advertising
11 14 (1.07%) Local Government
12 13 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 11 (0.84%) Digital Economy
14 9 (0.69%) Aerospace
14 9 (0.69%) Retail Banking
15 8 (0.61%) Front Office
15 8 (0.61%) Publishing
16 5 (0.38%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 334 (25.61%) Developer
2 128 (9.82%) Analyst
3 98 (7.52%) Architect
4 82 (6.29%) Senior Developer
5 67 (5.14%) Consultant
6 63 (4.83%) Software Developer
7 62 (4.75%) Software Engineer
8 57 (4.37%) DevOps Engineer
9 50 (3.83%) C# Developer
10 44 (3.37%) .NET Developer
10 44 (3.37%) Business Analyst
11 43 (3.30%) Solutions Architect
12 36 (2.76%) Administrator
12 36 (2.76%) Junior
12 36 (2.76%) Project Manager
13 33 (2.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 33 (2.53%) Lead Developer
14 31 (2.38%) React Developer
15 30 (2.30%) Designer
16 27 (2.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (14.88%) .NET
2 185 (14.19%) CSS
2 185 (14.19%) HTML
3 160 (12.27%) React
4 122 (9.36%) AngularJS
5 94 (7.21%) .NET Core
6 73 (5.60%) Node.js
7 72 (5.52%) REST
8 69 (5.29%) ASP.NET
9 64 (4.91%) Web Services
10 57 (4.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 53 (4.06%) .NET Framework
12 47 (3.60%) Vue.js
13 43 (3.30%) XML
14 42 (3.22%) HTML5
15 32 (2.45%) JSON
16 29 (2.22%) RESTful
17 25 (1.92%) Redux
18 23 (1.76%) Laravel
18 23 (1.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 204 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (9.05%) User Experience
3 90 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 72 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
5 57 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
6 56 (4.29%) Mobile App
7 36 (2.76%) Cloud Native
8 30 (2.30%) Data Centre
9 26 (1.99%) Public Cloud
10 25 (1.92%) Virtual Team
11 21 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
12 19 (1.46%) Hedge funds
13 18 (1.38%) PKI
14 15 (1.15%) Algorithms
15 14 (1.07%) Cyberattack
15 14 (1.07%) Equities
16 12 (0.92%) Cybercrime
16 12 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
17 11 (0.84%) NHS
17 11 (0.84%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 135 (10.35%) Windows
2 116 (8.90%) Linux
3 55 (4.22%) Windows Server
4 33 (2.53%) Unix
4 33 (2.53%) Windows 10
5 23 (1.76%) Apple iOS
6 20 (1.53%) Android
6 20 (1.53%) Windows Server 2016
7 15 (1.15%) CentOS
8 14 (1.07%) Ubuntu
8 14 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.69%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.46%) SUSE
13 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.15%) FreeRTOS
14 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.077%) AIX
15 1 (0.077%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 542 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (17.94%) DevOps
3 226 (17.33%) Problem-Solving
4 185 (14.19%) Scrum
5 179 (13.73%) Test Automation
6 137 (10.51%) Analytics
7 126 (9.66%) Project Management
8 122 (9.36%) Software Engineering
9 119 (9.13%) ITIL
10 116 (8.90%) Mentoring
11 109 (8.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 105 (8.05%) Stakeholder Management
12 105 (8.05%) TDD
13 90 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
14 87 (6.67%) Fintech
15 85 (6.52%) MVC
16 83 (6.37%) Project Delivery
17 82 (6.29%) SDLC
18 77 (5.90%) User Stories
19 76 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 254 (19.48%) JavaScript
2 209 (16.03%) SQL
3 206 (15.80%) C#
4 155 (11.89%) Java
5 152 (11.66%) Python
6 87 (6.67%) PowerShell
7 63 (4.83%) PHP
8 57 (4.37%) TypeScript
9 43 (3.30%) C
10 39 (2.99%) Bash Shell
11 36 (2.76%) C++
12 35 (2.68%) Ruby
13 27 (2.07%) T-SQL
14 23 (1.76%) Scala
15 19 (1.46%) Go
16 14 (1.07%) Groovy
16 14 (1.07%) R
17 13 (1.00%) Apple Swift
17 13 (1.00%) ES6
18 11 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 144 (11.04%) Degree
2 84 (6.44%) Security Cleared
3 51 (3.91%) SC Cleared
4 35 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (2.61%) Cisco Certification
6 31 (2.38%) DV Cleared
7 30 (2.30%) CCNA
8 25 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
9 21 (1.61%) MCSE
10 19 (1.46%) MCSA
11 14 (1.07%) ISEB
12 12 (0.92%) CISSP
13 10 (0.77%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.69%) Master's Degree
15 8 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.54%) AWS Certification
16 7 (0.54%) CCNP
16 7 (0.54%) CISA
16 7 (0.54%) PMI Certification
17 6 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (10.74%) QA
2 30 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (1.84%) GDPR
4 20 (1.53%) PMO
5 18 (1.38%) Data Quality
6 16 (1.23%) NCSC
6 16 (1.23%) NIST
6 16 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (1.07%) NIST 800
8 10 (0.77%) PCI DSS
9 8 (0.61%) SLA
10 4 (0.31%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.23%) GMP
11 3 (0.23%) P3O
12 1 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials
12 1 (0.077%) IEC 61508
12 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 12207
12 1 (0.077%) ITGC
System Software
1 108 (8.28%) Docker
2 88 (6.75%) Active Directory
3 40 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (1.46%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.00%) Firmware
6 12 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (0.46%) vSphere
8 4 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.31%) HDFS
8 4 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.23%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.15%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.15%) XenApp
11 1 (0.077%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 88 (6.75%) Terraform
2 75 (5.75%) Kubernetes
3 69 (5.29%) Ansible
4 51 (3.91%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (3.07%) Puppet
6 29 (2.22%) SCCM
7 20 (1.53%) Microsoft Intune
8 16 (1.23%) Single Sign-On
9 8 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
10 7 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 7 (0.54%) Packer
11 6 (0.46%) SCVMM
12 5 (0.38%) CASB
12 5 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.38%) SCOM
13 4 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
13 4 (0.31%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
13 4 (0.31%) vRealize
14 2 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 232 (17.79%) Microsoft
2 63 (4.83%) VMware
3 61 (4.68%) Google
4 54 (4.14%) Oracle
5 42 (3.22%) Cisco
6 39 (2.99%) SAP
7 28 (2.15%) Adobe
8 27 (2.07%) ServiceNow
9 23 (1.76%) Atlassian
10 21 (1.61%) IBM
11 18 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
12 17 (1.30%) TIBCO
13 15 (1.15%) Tableau
14 13 (1.00%) Zend
15 12 (0.92%) Xamarin
16 10 (0.77%) Cadence
16 10 (0.77%) Red Hat
17 9 (0.69%) Cognizant
18 8 (0.61%) Dell
18 8 (0.61%) Unisys