Period
to 17 July 2018

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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Disruptive Innovation\Technology
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 955 942 1051
Rank change year-on-year -13 +109 +137
Permanent jobs citing Disruptive Innovation 227 244 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 122 178 135
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £115,000 £92,500 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +92.31%

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 159,438 161,090 183,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.68% 90.70% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 127,376 129,920 152,232
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.19%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 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 -5 216 £60,000 -4.00% 29
London +54 171 £70,000 +16.67% 16
UK excluding London -54 55 £55,000 -15.38% 13
South West -20 20 £50,000 -31.51% 2
Midlands -2 10 £47,500 +5.56%
West Midlands +3 9 £65,000 +44.44%
Scotland -27 8 £90,000 +84.62%
South East -4 7 £55,000 -15.38% 4
East of England +6 6 £62,500 +38.89% 5
North of England +11 3 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Wales +5 2 £52,500 +16.67%
Yorkshire - 2 £42,500 - 1
North West +13 1 £62,500 - 1
East Midlands -1 1 £42,500 -56.96%

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT jobs citing Disruptive Innovation 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 Disruptive Innovation.

1 136 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (44.05%) Finance
3 58 (25.55%) Banking
4 54 (23.79%) Asset Management
5 38 (16.74%) QA
6 37 (16.30%) Business Development
6 37 (16.30%) Java
6 37 (16.30%) JavaScript
6 37 (16.30%) Programme Governance
7 36 (15.86%) Games
8 35 (15.42%) Software Engineering
8 35 (15.42%) DevOps
9 34 (14.98%) Waterfall
9 34 (14.98%) Degree
10 32 (14.10%) Fintech
11 29 (12.78%) Slack
12 28 (12.33%) Scrum
12 28 (12.33%) HTML
13 27 (11.89%) Test Automation
14 26 (11.45%) Marketing
15 25 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (10.57%) Change Management
16 24 (10.57%) Proactive Monitoring
16 24 (10.57%) Vendor Relationship Management
16 24 (10.57%) Algorithms
17 23 (10.13%) Kafka
18 22 (9.69%) Machine Learning
19 21 (9.25%) Functional Programming
19 21 (9.25%) User Stories
20 20 (8.81%) AngularJS

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 5 (2.20%) Ethereum
2 4 (1.76%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.32%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.88%) Apache
4 2 (0.88%) CMS
4 2 (0.88%) Hyperledger
4 2 (0.88%) Predix
4 2 (0.88%) WordPress
5 1 (0.44%) Jupyter
Applications
1 5 (2.20%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (2.20%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.88%) InDesign
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.44%) Ripple
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.78%) Slack
2 25 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (7.05%) SaaS
4 10 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.64%) Amazon S3
6 5 (2.20%) GitHub
7 4 (1.76%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (1.32%) Google Analytics
8 3 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (0.88%) CloudFront
9 2 (0.88%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
9 2 (0.88%) Route 53
9 2 (0.88%) SAP Leonardo
9 2 (0.88%) Trello
10 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.44%) IaaS
10 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.52%) Internet
2 3 (1.32%) Firewall
3 2 (0.88%) Intranet
3 2 (0.88%) Network Security
4 1 (0.44%) BGP
4 1 (0.44%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco Firepower
4 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.44%) DMVPN
4 1 (0.44%) DWDM
4 1 (0.44%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.44%) GLBP
4 1 (0.44%) IGRP
4 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.44%) IPsec
4 1 (0.44%) MPLS
4 1 (0.44%) Multicast
4 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.44%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.37%) Big Data
2 14 (6.17%) Blockchain
2 14 (6.17%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.73%) MySQL
4 9 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (1.76%) DB2
7 4 (1.76%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.76%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.76%) SimpleDB
8 3 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Zeppelin
10 1 (0.44%) Flink
10 1 (0.44%) Power BI
10 1 (0.44%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 19 (8.37%) CircleCI
2 17 (7.49%) GoCD
3 11 (4.85%) Eclipse
4 9 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.64%) JUnit
5 6 (2.64%) Maven
5 6 (2.64%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.20%) CMake
6 5 (2.20%) Jenkins
6 5 (2.20%) Travis CI
7 3 (1.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.88%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.44%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 100 (44.05%) Finance
2 58 (25.55%) Banking
3 36 (15.86%) Games
4 26 (11.45%) Marketing
5 15 (6.61%) Retail
6 8 (3.52%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.64%) Electronics
8 5 (2.20%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.88%) Advertising
9 2 (0.88%) Automotive
9 2 (0.88%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.44%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 45 (19.82%) Developer
2 37 (16.30%) Programme Manager
3 24 (10.57%) Architect
4 22 (9.69%) Business Analyst
5 19 (8.37%) Java Developer
6 14 (6.17%) Delivery Manager
7 13 (5.73%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 13 (5.73%) Project Manager
8 12 (5.29%) Finance Business Analyst
8 12 (5.29%) Financial Business Analyst
8 12 (5.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 10 (4.41%) Analyst
9 10 (4.41%) Designer
9 10 (4.41%) Graduate
10 9 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 9 (3.96%) Graduate Developer
10 9 (3.96%) Product Manager
11 8 (3.52%) Consultant
11 8 (3.52%) UX Designer
12 7 (3.08%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (12.33%) HTML
2 23 (10.13%) Kafka
3 20 (8.81%) AngularJS
3 20 (8.81%) CSS
4 15 (6.61%) React
5 14 (6.17%) HTML5
6 10 (4.41%) RESTful
6 10 (4.41%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 8 (3.52%) Spring
8 7 (3.08%) Java EE
8 7 (3.08%) Node.js
8 7 (3.08%) Web Services
9 6 (2.64%) CSS3
9 6 (2.64%) Middleware
10 5 (2.20%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 5 (2.20%) jQuery
10 5 (2.20%) OpenCV
10 5 (2.20%) Qt
10 5 (2.20%) TensorFlow
10 5 (2.20%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (14.10%) Fintech
2 24 (10.57%) Algorithms
3 20 (8.81%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.81%) User Experience
4 14 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (6.17%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.64%) FMCG
5 6 (2.64%) Smartphone
6 5 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.20%) CUDA
6 5 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.76%) Mobile Payment
7 4 (1.76%) RIA
7 4 (1.76%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.32%) Robotics
9 2 (0.88%) Blog
9 2 (0.88%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.61%) Linux
2 9 (3.96%) Unix
3 5 (2.20%) Android
4 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.32%) Windows
5 1 (0.44%) SUSE
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (59.91%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (23.79%) Asset Management
3 37 (16.30%) Business Development
3 37 (16.30%) Programme Governance
4 35 (15.42%) DevOps
4 35 (15.42%) Software Engineering
5 34 (14.98%) Waterfall
6 28 (12.33%) Scrum
7 27 (11.89%) Test Automation
8 24 (10.57%) Change Management
8 24 (10.57%) Proactive Monitoring
8 24 (10.57%) Vendor Relationship Management
9 22 (9.69%) Machine Learning
10 21 (9.25%) Functional Programming
10 21 (9.25%) User Stories
11 19 (8.37%) Artificial Intelligence
11 19 (8.37%) TDD
12 18 (7.93%) Front End Development
12 18 (7.93%) People Management
13 16 (7.05%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.30%) Java
1 37 (16.30%) JavaScript
2 18 (7.93%) Python
2 18 (7.93%) Scala
3 13 (5.73%) C
3 13 (5.73%) SQL
4 9 (3.96%) C++
5 8 (3.52%) C#
6 7 (3.08%) PHP
7 6 (2.64%) R
8 4 (1.76%) Clojure
9 3 (1.32%) Java 8
9 3 (1.32%) Ruby
10 2 (0.88%) Go
10 2 (0.88%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.88%) Microsoft R
10 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.88%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.44%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.44%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (14.98%) Degree
2 13 (5.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.96%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.52%) CITP
4 8 (3.52%) IIBA
4 8 (3.52%) ISEB
5 6 (2.64%) Master's Degree
6 3 (1.32%) PhD
7 2 (0.88%) CCNP
7 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.88%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.44%) CCIE
8 1 (0.44%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (0.44%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (16.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.96%) Docker
2 3 (1.32%) Firmware
3 1 (0.44%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.32%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.44%) Ansible
2 1 (0.44%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.44%) Packer
2 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.29%) Google
3 7 (3.08%) SAP
4 5 (2.20%) Adobe
5 4 (1.76%) Cisco
5 4 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.32%) Blue Prism
6 3 (1.32%) VMware
7 2 (0.88%) Oracle
7 2 (0.88%) RapidMiner
8 1 (0.44%) Apple
8 1 (0.44%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.44%) Citrix
8 1 (0.44%) F5
8 1 (0.44%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.44%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.44%) Tableau
8 1 (0.44%) Tufin
8 1 (0.44%) Xamarin