Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Disruptive Innovation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Disruptive Innovation over the 6 months to 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disruptive Innovation\Technology
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 973 976 1190
Rank change year-on-year +3 +214 +12
Permanent jobs citing Disruptive Innovation 200 258 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.15% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 176 178 108
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -17.65%
10th Percentile £38,125 £39,625 £38,125
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +30.00% +17.65% -5.56%

Disruptive Innovation 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 157069 170641 194298
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.96% 89.19% 88.57%
Number of salaries quoted 123633 141993 159740
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,250 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.76% - +6.25%

Disruptive Innovation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Disruptive Innovation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Disruptive Innovation in the UK

Disruptive Innovation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disruptive Innovation.

Salary trend for Disruptive Innovation in the UK

Disruptive Innovation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Disruptive Innovation over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Disruptive Innovation in the UK

Disruptive Innovation
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Disruptive Innovation within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2017. 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 -10 195 £62,500 +4.17% 13
UK excluding London +95 100 £65,000 +30.00% 4
London -68 100 £60,000 - 9
South West +54 43 £73,000 +46.00%
South East +55 18 £65,000 +24.40% 1
East of England +12 18 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Midlands +48 10 £56,750 -15.93%
North of England +1 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
East Midlands +41 5 £95,000 +52.00%
West Midlands +16 5 £53,500 -20.74%
Scotland -17 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Yorkshire +30 4 £50,000 +33.33% 1
North West -9 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, IT jobs citing Disruptive Innovation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Disruptive Innovation.

1 106 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (41.50%) Java
3 73 (36.50%) Finance
4 62 (31.00%) Scrum
5 50 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 49 (24.50%) NoSQL
6 49 (24.50%) AngularJS
7 42 (21.00%) DevOps
8 37 (18.50%) Web Development
8 37 (18.50%) JavaScript
9 36 (18.00%) C
9 36 (18.00%) Blockchain
10 35 (17.50%) TDD
11 34 (17.00%) Fintech
11 34 (17.00%) Analytics
12 33 (16.50%) Machine Learning
12 33 (16.50%) Open Source
13 32 (16.00%) SAP
14 31 (15.50%) Kafka
14 31 (15.50%) Enterprise Software
15 30 (15.00%) Microservices
15 30 (15.00%) Big Data
15 30 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
16 29 (14.50%) SaaS
16 29 (14.50%) Functional Programming
17 28 (14.00%) C++
17 28 (14.00%) Client/Server
18 27 (13.50%) Web Services
18 27 (13.50%) Computer Science
18 27 (13.50%) Clojure

Disruptive Innovation
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 25 (12.50%) Ethereum
2 23 (11.50%) Hyperledger
3 22 (11.00%) eris
4 6 (3.00%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.50%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.50%) InVision
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.50%) OmniGraffle
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 29 (14.50%) SaaS
2 22 (11.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (3.00%) AWS Lambda
4 6 (3.00%) Serverless
5 4 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.50%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (1.00%) IaaS
7 2 (1.00%) PaaS
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.50%) Office 365
8 1 (0.50%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.50%) Firewall
2 4 (2.00%) DNS
2 4 (2.00%) Internet
3 3 (1.50%) DMZ
3 3 (1.50%) Network Security
3 3 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.00%) AMQP
4 2 (1.00%) VPN
5 1 (0.50%) NAS
5 1 (0.50%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 1 (0.50%) SAN
5 1 (0.50%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.50%) NoSQL
2 36 (18.00%) Blockchain
3 30 (15.00%) Big Data
4 22 (11.00%) RDBMS
4 22 (11.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.50%) SAP HANA
6 7 (3.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (3.50%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.00%) MySQL
8 5 (2.50%) Apache Hive
8 5 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 5 (2.50%) HBase
8 5 (2.50%) Redis
9 4 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.00%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.00%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.00%) Android Studio
2 4 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.00%) RSpec
2 4 (2.00%) Xcode
3 1 (0.50%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (0.50%) JIRA
3 1 (0.50%) Selenium
3 1 (0.50%) WebDriver
General
1 73 (36.50%) Finance
2 26 (13.00%) Marketing
3 24 (12.00%) Electronics
3 24 (12.00%) Manufacturing
4 23 (11.50%) Telecoms
5 22 (11.00%) Publishing
6 13 (6.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 12 (6.00%) Local Government
8 11 (5.50%) Games
9 5 (2.50%) Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.50%) Law
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
10 1 (0.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (30.50%) Developer
2 27 (13.50%) Architect
2 27 (13.50%) Software Manager
3 22 (11.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 19 (9.50%) Engineering Manager
4 19 (9.50%) Java Developer
4 19 (9.50%) Software Engineering Manager
5 14 (7.00%) C++ Developer
5 14 (7.00%) C++ Software Developer
5 14 (7.00%) Development Manager
5 14 (7.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (7.00%) NoSQL Developer
5 14 (7.00%) Software Developer
6 10 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (4.50%) Graduate
7 9 (4.50%) Graduate Developer
7 9 (4.50%) Graduate Java Developer
7 9 (4.50%) Principal Architect
7 9 (4.50%) Senior Architect
7 9 (4.50%) Senior Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (24.50%) AngularJS
2 31 (15.50%) Kafka
3 27 (13.50%) Web Services
4 22 (11.00%) Smart Contracts
5 21 (10.50%) jQuery
5 21 (10.50%) Node.js
6 20 (10.00%) React
6 20 (10.00%) RESTful
7 15 (7.50%) HTML
8 13 (6.50%) CSS
9 12 (6.00%) REST
10 9 (4.50%) .NET
10 9 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (4.00%) Middleware
12 7 (3.50%) Spring
13 6 (3.00%) ASP.NET
14 5 (2.50%) XML
15 4 (2.00%) Hibernate
15 4 (2.00%) iOS SDK
15 4 (2.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.00%) Fintech
2 31 (15.50%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (14.00%) Client/Server
4 27 (13.50%) Computer Science
5 17 (8.50%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.50%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.00%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.00%) User Experience
8 3 (1.50%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.50%) Cybercrime
8 3 (1.50%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.00%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (1.00%) Robotics
9 2 (1.00%) Smart City
10 1 (0.50%) Bitcoin
10 1 (0.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.00%) Linux
2 10 (5.00%) Windows
3 6 (3.00%) Unix
4 5 (2.50%) Android
4 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.00%) CentOS
5 2 (1.00%) Debian
5 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.00%) SmartOS
5 2 (1.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (31.00%) Scrum
3 50 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 42 (21.00%) DevOps
5 37 (18.50%) Web Development
6 35 (17.50%) TDD
7 34 (17.00%) Analytics
8 33 (16.50%) Machine Learning
8 33 (16.50%) Open Source
9 30 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (15.00%) Microservices
10 29 (14.50%) Functional Programming
11 25 (12.50%) Risk Management
12 24 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
12 24 (12.00%) OO
13 23 (11.50%) Mathematics
13 23 (11.50%) Programme Management
14 22 (11.00%) Identity Management
15 18 (9.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 83 (41.50%) Java
2 37 (18.50%) JavaScript
3 36 (18.00%) C
4 28 (14.00%) C++
5 27 (13.50%) Clojure
6 24 (12.00%) Go
6 24 (12.00%) Solidity
6 24 (12.00%) SQL
7 22 (11.00%) Python
8 9 (4.50%) C#
9 8 (4.00%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.50%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.00%) Scala
12 4 (2.00%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.00%) PHP
13 2 (1.00%) VB
13 2 (1.00%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.50%) Haskell
14 1 (0.50%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 26 (13.00%) Degree
2 23 (11.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (11.00%) Master's Degree
4 13 (6.50%) DV Cleared
4 13 (6.50%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.00%) MCSE
5 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.50%) APMP
6 1 (0.50%) ISEB
6 1 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.50%) PhD
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.00%) COBIT
2 6 (3.00%) QA
3 4 (2.00%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.50%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.50%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (1.50%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.50%) PSD2
System Software
1 12 (6.00%) Docker
2 4 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (2.00%) etcd
2 4 (2.00%) Varnish
3 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (6.50%) Ansible
2 9 (4.50%) Terraform
3 5 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.00%) Consul
4 4 (2.00%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.50%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (1.00%) linkerd
6 2 (1.00%) Packer
6 2 (1.00%) Puppet
7 1 (0.50%) HP SIM
7 1 (0.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (16.00%) SAP
2 10 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.00%) Splunk
3 5 (2.50%) Oracle
4 4 (2.00%) Google
4 4 (2.00%) Sybase
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe
5 1 (0.50%) Aruba
5 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.50%) Brocade
5 1 (0.50%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (0.50%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.50%) HP
5 1 (0.50%) Juniper
5 1 (0.50%) Minitab
5 1 (0.50%) NetApp
5 1 (0.50%) New Relic
5 1 (0.50%) SOTI