Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for DNA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNA over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 1063 1079
Rank change year-on-year +222 +16 +77
Permanent jobs citing DNA 311 118 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.067% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.074% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 181 84 66
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% -8.00% +70.94%

DNA 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 149,742 160,074 174,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119,107 126,320 145,060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

DNA
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for DNA in the UK

DNA
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for DNA in the UK

DNA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNA over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DNA in the UK

DNA
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNA within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +207 299 £55,000 +22.22% 44
London +174 172 £65,000 +52.05% 19
UK excluding London +61 128 £47,500 +3.26% 31
South East +54 57 £47,500 -9.52% 4
East of England +12 29 £53,895 +34.74% 9
Midlands +36 25 £45,000 - 8
West Midlands +51 24 £45,000 - 7
South West -3 15 £47,500 +1.06% 2
East Midlands - 7 - - 1
North of England +13 6 £72,500 +81.25% 2
North West +1 3 £63,750 +59.38% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £85,000 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 £55,000 - 6

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 131 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (34.73%) SQL
3 90 (28.94%) Finance
4 76 (24.44%) TDD
4 76 (24.44%) Git (software)
5 75 (24.12%) Scrum
6 73 (23.47%) SQL Server
7 70 (22.51%) C#
8 65 (20.90%) Test Automation
9 64 (20.58%) Problem-Solving
10 60 (19.29%) Amazon AWS
10 60 (19.29%) NoSQL
11 59 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
12 53 (17.04%) Microsoft
13 48 (15.43%) Microservices
14 46 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
15 45 (14.47%) WCF
15 45 (14.47%) Java
16 44 (14.15%) Team Foundation Server
16 44 (14.15%) Tableau
16 44 (14.15%) Creative Thinking
17 42 (13.50%) Unit Testing
17 42 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (13.50%) Python
17 42 (13.50%) Data Modelling
18 40 (12.86%) Windows
18 40 (12.86%) Big Data
19 39 (12.54%) Continuous Improvement
20 38 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
20 38 (12.22%) Time Management

DNA
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 24 (7.72%) Apache Spark
2 11 (3.54%) CMS
2 11 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.89%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.57%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.93%) Confluence
7 5 (1.61%) SAS
8 3 (0.96%) IIS
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.32%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.32%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (11.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (5.14%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.32%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.32%) SPSS
5 1 (0.32%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (2.25%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 60 (19.29%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (14.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (6.75%) Amazon Kinesis
4 17 (5.47%) Serverless
5 14 (4.50%) Office 365
6 13 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (4.18%) Amazon S3
6 13 (4.18%) GitHub
7 10 (3.22%) Amazon ELB
7 10 (3.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (3.22%) SaaS
8 9 (2.89%) CloudFront
8 9 (2.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (1.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.61%) AWS Fargate
10 5 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 4 (1.29%) IaaS
11 4 (1.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.93%) WAN
2 25 (8.04%) Firewall
3 17 (5.47%) BGP
3 17 (5.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 17 (5.47%) MPLS
4 16 (5.14%) Network Security
4 16 (5.14%) Wireless
5 14 (4.50%) SMTP
6 13 (4.18%) DHCP
6 13 (4.18%) DNS
6 13 (4.18%) L2TP
6 13 (4.18%) Wi-Fi
7 11 (3.54%) LAN
7 11 (3.54%) TCP/IP
8 9 (2.89%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (2.89%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (2.57%) Cisco ISE
9 8 (2.57%) Software-Defined Networking
9 8 (2.57%) Wireshark
10 6 (1.93%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (23.47%) SQL Server
2 60 (19.29%) NoSQL
3 40 (12.86%) Big Data
4 28 (9.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 26 (8.36%) Couchbase
6 15 (4.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 13 (4.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (4.18%) MySQL
8 12 (3.86%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (3.86%) DataStage
8 12 (3.86%) Hadoop
8 12 (3.86%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (2.89%) Power BI
10 9 (2.89%) QlikView
11 8 (2.57%) Apache Kudu
11 8 (2.57%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (2.57%) Flink
11 8 (2.57%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 76 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 44 (14.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (4.50%) JIRA
4 13 (4.18%) Jenkins
5 9 (2.89%) Visual Studio
6 7 (2.25%) Selenium
6 7 (2.25%) WebDriver
7 6 (1.93%) JUnit
7 6 (1.93%) Maven
8 5 (1.61%) Mockito
8 5 (1.61%) SonarQube
8 5 (1.61%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.29%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.29%) Vagrant
10 3 (0.96%) gulp
10 3 (0.96%) NUnit
11 2 (0.64%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.64%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.64%) webpack
General
1 90 (28.94%) Finance
2 32 (10.29%) Retail
3 29 (9.32%) Front Office
4 21 (6.75%) Marketing
5 14 (4.50%) Banking
6 10 (3.22%) Back Office
7 8 (2.57%) Law
8 5 (1.61%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.29%) Electronics
10 3 (0.96%) Military
11 2 (0.64%) Games
12 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.32%) Avionics
12 1 (0.32%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Local Government
12 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (26.37%) Developer
2 46 (14.79%) Architect
3 42 (13.50%) C# Developer
4 33 (10.61%) Solutions Architect
5 22 (7.07%) Network Engineer
6 21 (6.75%) Front Office Developer
7 19 (6.11%) Analyst
8 17 (5.47%) .NET Developer
8 17 (5.47%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.14%) C# Software Developer
10 15 (4.82%) C# .NET Developer
10 15 (4.82%) Data Architect
11 14 (4.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 14 (4.50%) Java Developer
11 14 (4.50%) SQL Developer
12 13 (4.18%) Team Leader
13 12 (3.86%) Security Architect
13 12 (3.86%) Senior Network Engineer
14 11 (3.54%) Consultant
14 11 (3.54%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (14.47%) WCF
2 37 (11.90%) .NET
3 29 (9.32%) XML
4 24 (7.72%) Node.js
4 24 (7.72%) Web Services
5 21 (6.75%) ASP.NET
5 21 (6.75%) React
6 20 (6.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (5.79%) AngularJS
7 18 (5.79%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (5.47%) HTML
9 16 (5.14%) CSS
10 11 (3.54%) Natural Language Processing
11 10 (3.22%) Sass
12 9 (2.89%) Elastic Stack
12 9 (2.89%) Kafka
12 9 (2.89%) Spring
13 8 (2.57%) HTML5
13 8 (2.57%) Spark Streaming
14 7 (2.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 59 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (11.25%) Data Centre
3 28 (9.00%) Equities
4 26 (8.36%) Computer Science
5 23 (7.40%) LIMS
6 22 (7.07%) User Experience
7 19 (6.11%) NHS
8 14 (4.50%) Life Science
9 12 (3.86%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (3.22%) Virtual Team
11 9 (2.89%) Hedge funds
12 8 (2.57%) Algorithms
12 8 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (2.25%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.93%) Photography
15 5 (1.61%) FlexPod
16 3 (0.96%) SystemC
17 2 (0.64%) PKI
17 2 (0.64%) Reinsurance
17 2 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 40 (12.86%) Windows
2 36 (11.58%) Windows Server
3 35 (11.25%) Linux
4 23 (7.40%) Unix
5 13 (4.18%) FreeBSD
6 11 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.22%) Windows 7
7 10 (3.22%) Windows 8
7 10 (3.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.96%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
8 3 (0.96%) SUSE
8 3 (0.96%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.32%) AIX
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (24.44%) TDD
3 75 (24.12%) Scrum
4 65 (20.90%) Test Automation
5 64 (20.58%) Problem-Solving
6 48 (15.43%) Microservices
7 44 (14.15%) Creative Thinking
8 42 (13.50%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (13.50%) Data Modelling
8 42 (13.50%) Unit Testing
9 39 (12.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 38 (12.22%) Time Management
11 36 (11.58%) Change Management
11 36 (11.58%) SDLC
12 34 (10.93%) Asset Management
13 32 (10.29%) IT Strategy
13 32 (10.29%) Software Engineering
14 31 (9.97%) Analytics
15 29 (9.32%) Decision-Making
15 29 (9.32%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 108 (34.73%) SQL
2 70 (22.51%) C#
3 45 (14.47%) Java
4 42 (13.50%) Python
5 37 (11.90%) JavaScript
6 31 (9.97%) T-SQL
7 30 (9.65%) VBA
8 26 (8.36%) C++
9 20 (6.43%) Scala
10 11 (3.54%) Elixir
10 11 (3.54%) R
11 9 (2.89%) Go
12 8 (2.57%) C
12 8 (2.57%) Java 8
13 7 (2.25%) Perl
14 6 (1.93%) Ruby
15 5 (1.61%) Erlang
16 4 (1.29%) PHP
16 4 (1.29%) VB
17 3 (0.96%) ES6
Qualifications
1 38 (12.22%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (11.90%) Degree
3 30 (9.65%) CCNP
4 24 (7.72%) CCIE
4 24 (7.72%) CCNA
5 18 (5.79%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (4.18%) CCDP
7 12 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (3.22%) MCSA
9 9 (2.89%) CISSP
9 9 (2.89%) MCSE
9 9 (2.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (2.25%) MCITP
11 6 (1.93%) CCDA
11 6 (1.93%) CCSA
12 5 (1.61%) AWS Certification
12 5 (1.61%) PMP
13 4 (1.29%) ISEB
13 4 (1.29%) PhD
14 3 (0.96%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.18%) QA
2 8 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.25%) Cyber Essentials
4 5 (1.61%) GDPR
5 3 (0.96%) SLA
6 1 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.32%) HL7
6 1 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) PMO
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (8.04%) Docker
2 20 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.50%) Active Directory
4 10 (3.22%) VMware NSX
5 8 (2.57%) Lustre
6 5 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (3.54%) Cisco Prime
1 11 (3.54%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.89%) SCCM
2 9 (2.89%) WSUS
3 8 (2.57%) Ansible
4 7 (2.25%) CASB
4 7 (2.25%) Terraform
4 7 (2.25%) TrustSec
5 6 (1.93%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (1.29%) Kibana
6 4 (1.29%) logstash
6 4 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.29%) Puppet
7 1 (0.32%) Grafana
7 1 (0.32%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (17.04%) Microsoft
2 44 (14.15%) Tableau
3 37 (11.90%) Cisco
4 23 (7.40%) VMware
5 22 (7.07%) Palo Alto
6 20 (6.43%) SAP
7 17 (5.47%) CheckPoint
7 17 (5.47%) Informatica
7 17 (5.47%) Oracle
8 16 (5.14%) HP
8 16 (5.14%) SolarWinds
9 13 (4.18%) IBM
9 13 (4.18%) Infoblox
9 13 (4.18%) Riverbed
9 13 (4.18%) SonicWALL
10 12 (3.86%) Cloudera
10 12 (3.86%) Google
10 12 (3.86%) Juniper
10 12 (3.86%) Talend
11 11 (3.54%) hybris