Period
to 3 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Digital Transformation Programme skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Transformation Programme over the 6 months to 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Digital Transformation Programmes/Projects
UK
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 354 317 469
Rank change year-on-year -37 +152 +142
Permanent jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme 604 1,185 940
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.80% 0.97% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.05% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 640 1,018 753
Median annual salary £65,000 £55,044 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.09% -11.93% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,225 £35,755 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £52,095 £51,250
% change year-on-year +4.62% +1.65% +4.01%

Digital Transformation Programme 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 70,071 112,451 137,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.58% 92.04% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54,831 90,161 110,278
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Digital Transformation Programme
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Digital Transformation Programme as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Transformation Programme in the UK

Digital Transformation Programme
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme.

Salary trend for Digital Transformation Programme in the UK

Digital Transformation Programme
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme over the 6 months to 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Digital Transformation Programme in the UK

Digital Transformation Programme
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme within the UK over the 6 months to 3 March 2021. 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 -37 562 £67,500 +21.57% 90
London +52 311 £75,000 +9.61% 34
UK excluding London -88 264 £54,500 +4.62% 61
Work from Home -20 108 £65,000 -10.34% 24
North of England -143 74 £47,500 -10.47% 19
South East +76 53 £70,000 +40.00% 16
South West +15 50 £52,500 +5.00% 6
North West -52 45 £42,500 -19.89% 8
Midlands +45 43 £61,000 +32.61% 11
West Midlands +50 39 £62,500 +11.61% 9
Yorkshire -88 29 £47,500 -10.47% 9
East of England +85 22 £67,500 +28.57% 3
Scotland +30 15 £42,500 -17.48% 6
Wales +35 6 £50,000 +14.29%
East Midlands +25 4 £50,000 +48.15% 2
Northern Ireland +9 1 £75,000 -18.92%

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, IT jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme 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 Digital Transformation Programme.

1 282 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (26.16%) Azure
3 138 (22.85%) Microsoft
4 125 (20.70%) AWS
5 124 (20.53%) Banking
6 120 (19.87%) SQL
7 115 (19.04%) DevOps
8 109 (18.05%) .NET
9 92 (15.23%) Scrum
10 90 (14.90%) Degree
11 89 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 87 (14.40%) JavaScript
13 84 (13.91%) CRM
14 81 (13.41%) Power Platform
15 77 (12.75%) Private Banking
16 71 (11.75%) CSS
16 71 (11.75%) Java
17 69 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 67 (11.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 66 (10.93%) Dynamics CRM
19 66 (10.93%) Kubernetes
20 65 (10.76%) Software Engineering
20 65 (10.76%) HTML
20 65 (10.76%) OO
21 64 (10.60%) ASP.NET
22 59 (9.77%) Windows
22 59 (9.77%) Finance
23 57 (9.44%) Dynamics 365
24 54 (8.94%) Docker
24 54 (8.94%) Python

Digital Transformation Programme
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 30 (4.97%) SharePoint
2 21 (3.48%) Apache
3 16 (2.65%) IIS
4 10 (1.66%) Apache Spark
4 10 (1.66%) MS Exchange
5 9 (1.49%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.66%) CMS
7 4 (0.66%) Confluence
8 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.33%) Drupal
9 2 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.33%) Liferay
9 2 (0.33%) SugarCRM
10 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 24 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) Chatbot
4 3 (0.50%) Sketch
5 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (10.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (2.98%) Loan IQ
3 4 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.50%) Maximo
4 3 (0.50%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 158 (26.16%) Azure
2 125 (20.70%) AWS
3 81 (13.41%) Power Platform
4 57 (9.44%) Dynamics 365
5 38 (6.29%) Microsoft 365
6 29 (4.80%) PowerApps
7 28 (4.64%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (2.98%) GCP
9 17 (2.81%) SaaS
10 14 (2.32%) Mimecast
11 13 (2.15%) Serverless
12 11 (1.82%) Amazon S3
13 9 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.49%) Google Analytics
13 9 (1.49%) OpenShift
14 7 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
15 6 (0.99%) Amazon ECS
15 6 (0.99%) Amazon EKS
15 6 (0.99%) npm
16 5 (0.83%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.63%) WAN
2 27 (4.47%) LAN
3 25 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
3 25 (4.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 21 (3.48%) Firewall
5 19 (3.15%) TCP/IP
6 16 (2.65%) VLAN
6 16 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (1.32%) WLAN
8 7 (1.16%) VPN
9 5 (0.83%) Internet
10 4 (0.66%) DHCP
10 4 (0.66%) DNS
10 4 (0.66%) DWDM
10 4 (0.66%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.66%) Network Security
10 4 (0.66%) SDH
11 3 (0.50%) HTTP
12 2 (0.33%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 67 (11.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 45 (7.45%) SQL Server
4 33 (5.46%) Power BI
5 22 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (1.99%) OLAP
7 11 (1.82%) MySQL
8 9 (1.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.49%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.32%) BigQuery
9 8 (1.32%) Data Lake
10 7 (1.16%) Big Data
10 7 (1.16%) Tableau
11 5 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (0.83%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.66%) Amazon QuickSight
13 3 (0.50%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 50 (8.28%) Jenkins
2 48 (7.95%) Visual Studio
3 30 (4.97%) Git (software)
4 18 (2.98%) GitLab
5 15 (2.48%) Selenium
6 12 (1.99%) Cucumber
7 8 (1.32%) JIRA
8 6 (0.99%) Gradle
8 6 (0.99%) JMeter
8 6 (0.99%) LoadRunner
8 6 (0.99%) SoapUI
8 6 (0.99%) SonarQube
9 5 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (0.83%) Subversion
10 4 (0.66%) Appium
10 4 (0.66%) Maven
11 3 (0.50%) CircleCI
11 3 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (0.50%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.33%) LoadUI
General
1 124 (20.53%) Banking
2 77 (12.75%) Private Banking
3 59 (9.77%) Finance
4 45 (7.45%) Public Sector
5 41 (6.79%) Marketing
6 24 (3.97%) Legal
7 21 (3.48%) Retail Banking
8 18 (2.98%) Investment Banking
9 14 (2.32%) Publishing
10 13 (2.15%) Retail
11 7 (1.16%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.99%) Advertising
13 5 (0.83%) Back Office
13 5 (0.83%) Games
13 5 (0.83%) Law
13 5 (0.83%) Local Government
14 4 (0.66%) Fire and Rescue
15 2 (0.33%) Front Office
15 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
16 1 (0.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 94 (15.56%) Developer
2 70 (11.59%) Architect
3 47 (7.78%) Consultant
4 46 (7.62%) Lead Developer
5 42 (6.95%) Analyst
6 41 (6.79%) Technical Leader
7 39 (6.46%) Solutions Architect
8 33 (5.46%) Software Engineer
9 27 (4.47%) Technical Consultant
10 25 (4.14%) DevOps Engineer
10 25 (4.14%) Digital Transformation
11 23 (3.81%) .NET Developer
11 23 (3.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (3.48%) Data Engineer
12 21 (3.48%) Java Engineer
13 20 (3.31%) Java Software Engineer
14 19 (3.15%) Business Analyst
14 19 (3.15%) Project Manager
14 19 (3.15%) TOGAF Architect
15 18 (2.98%) MiFID Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (18.05%) .NET
2 71 (11.75%) CSS
3 65 (10.76%) HTML
4 64 (10.60%) ASP.NET
5 53 (8.77%) XML
6 50 (8.28%) WCF
7 48 (7.95%) XSD
8 31 (5.13%) Spring Boot
9 29 (4.80%) Web Services
10 27 (4.47%) Spring
11 24 (3.97%) AngularJS
11 24 (3.97%) REST
12 22 (3.64%) SOAP
13 20 (3.31%) Middleware
14 18 (2.98%) .NET Framework
15 15 (2.48%) Kafka
15 15 (2.48%) Node.js
15 15 (2.48%) RESTful
16 12 (1.99%) .NET Core
16 12 (1.99%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (6.62%) Greenfield Project
2 34 (5.63%) NHS
3 28 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.48%) User Experience
5 18 (2.98%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (1.49%) Cloud Native
8 8 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.32%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.32%) Social Media
9 7 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (0.99%) Driving Licence
10 6 (0.99%) Robotics
11 4 (0.66%) Internet of Things
11 4 (0.66%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.50%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.50%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.50%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.50%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.77%) Windows
2 51 (8.44%) Linux
3 17 (2.81%) CentOS
4 16 (2.65%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.32%) Windows 10
6 12 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.16%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.99%) Android
8 6 (0.99%) Unix
9 2 (0.33%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) Debian
10 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (46.69%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (19.04%) DevOps
3 92 (15.23%) Scrum
4 89 (14.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 84 (13.91%) CRM
6 65 (10.76%) OO
6 65 (10.76%) Software Engineering
7 52 (8.61%) BDD
8 51 (8.44%) Web Development
9 50 (8.28%) Analytics
9 50 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
9 50 (8.28%) Microservices
10 48 (7.95%) OOD
11 41 (6.79%) TOGAF
12 38 (6.29%) ETL
13 37 (6.13%) Change Management
13 37 (6.13%) Machine Learning
13 37 (6.13%) Waterfall
14 35 (5.79%) Artificial Intelligence
14 35 (5.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 120 (19.87%) SQL
2 87 (14.40%) JavaScript
3 71 (11.75%) Java
4 54 (8.94%) Python
5 53 (8.77%) C#
6 20 (3.31%) T-SQL
6 20 (3.31%) TypeScript
7 16 (2.65%) Java 8
8 14 (2.32%) PL/SQL
9 9 (1.49%) Ruby
10 8 (1.32%) Groovy
10 8 (1.32%) PHP
11 7 (1.16%) C
12 6 (0.99%) Kotlin
13 5 (0.83%) C++
13 5 (0.83%) Go
13 5 (0.83%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.66%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.66%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (14.90%) Degree
2 51 (8.44%) Security Cleared
3 39 (6.46%) SC Cleared
4 30 (4.97%) DBS Check
5 18 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (2.15%) CCNA
8 11 (1.82%) CCSA
9 9 (1.49%) PhD
10 8 (1.32%) PMP
11 7 (1.16%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.16%) MCSE
12 6 (0.99%) MCITP
12 6 (0.99%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.83%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
13 5 (0.83%) MCP
13 5 (0.83%) MCTS
14 4 (0.66%) TOGAF Certification
15 3 (0.50%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.97%) QA
2 18 (2.98%) Dodd-Frank
2 18 (2.98%) EMIR
2 18 (2.98%) MiFID
3 11 (1.82%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.82%) PMO
4 9 (1.49%) HL7
4 9 (1.49%) SLA
5 5 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.66%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) GDPR
7 1 (0.17%) HMG Infosec
7 1 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 54 (8.94%) Docker
2 21 (3.48%) Active Directory
3 19 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 66 (10.93%) Kubernetes
2 37 (6.13%) Terraform
3 22 (3.64%) Ansible
4 18 (2.98%) SCCM
5 5 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.66%) Puppet
7 3 (0.50%) WMI
8 2 (0.33%) Kibana
8 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.17%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.17%) Nagios
9 1 (0.17%) Rancher
9 1 (0.17%) SCOM
9 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 138 (22.85%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.30%) Cisco
3 27 (4.47%) Salesforce.com
4 24 (3.97%) IBM
5 21 (3.48%) VMware
6 20 (3.31%) Google
7 18 (2.98%) Murex
7 18 (2.98%) Oracle
8 17 (2.81%) Talend
9 12 (1.99%) Red Hat
10 11 (1.82%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.49%) Adobe
11 9 (1.49%) Alteryx
12 5 (0.83%) CyberArk
12 5 (0.83%) ForgeRock
12 5 (0.83%) SAP
13 4 (0.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 4 (0.66%) JD Edwards
13 4 (0.66%) Nokia
13 4 (0.66%) Splunk