Period
to 25 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Domain-Driven Design skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Domain-Driven Design over the 6 months to 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain-Driven Design (DDD)
UK
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 415 577 561
Rank change year-on-year +162 -16 -55
Permanent jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 414 508 695
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.64% 0.41% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.44% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 374 314 606
Median annual salary £72,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.83% -4.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £44,125 £27,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £114,625 £100,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +25.00%

Domain-Driven Design 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 59,483 115,045 139,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.40% 92.10% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 47,951 92,143 111,869
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +2.22% -

Domain-Driven Design
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Domain-Driven Design as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Domain-Driven Design in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Domain-Driven Design.

Salary trend for Domain-Driven Design in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Domain-Driven Design over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Domain-Driven Design in the UK

Domain-Driven Design
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design within the UK over the 6 months to 25 January 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 +181 406 £75,000 +21.95% 49
London +165 305 £80,000 +14.29% 27
UK excluding London +113 80 £50,000 -4.76% 24
Work from Home -15 72 £60,000 +11.63% 14
North of England +70 24 £50,000 -4.76% 8
South East +118 22 £55,000 -2.22% 4
Midlands +61 17 £61,250 +16.67% 2
North West +65 15 £52,500 - 7
West Midlands +74 13 £50,000 -19.35%
South West +71 12 £42,500 +6.25% 3
North East +13 5 £37,500 -
East of England +98 4 £68,000 +81.33% 4
Yorkshire +41 4 £65,000 +15.56% 1
East Midlands +33 4 £61,250 +16.67% 2
Wales - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, IT jobs citing Domain-Driven Design 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 Domain-Driven Design.

1 303 (73.19%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (63.77%) Microservices
3 193 (46.62%) Java
4 187 (45.17%) Azure
5 185 (44.69%) Docker
6 181 (43.72%) DevOps
7 177 (42.75%) TDD
8 161 (38.89%) AWS
9 146 (35.27%) .NET
10 144 (34.78%) JavaScript
11 136 (32.85%) Kubernetes
12 129 (31.16%) Continuous Integration
13 127 (30.68%) NoSQL
14 125 (30.19%) Software Engineering
15 124 (29.95%) C#
16 120 (28.99%) SQL
17 116 (28.02%) React
18 112 (27.05%) Test Automation
19 111 (26.81%) Node.js
20 109 (26.33%) Spring
20 109 (26.33%) SQL Server
21 107 (25.85%) REST
21 107 (25.85%) AngularJS
22 106 (25.60%) Scrum
23 97 (23.43%) CQRS
24 94 (22.71%) .NET Core
25 88 (21.26%) CSS
25 88 (21.26%) Python
26 86 (20.77%) Finance
27 83 (20.05%) Kafka

Domain-Driven Design
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 34 (8.21%) Cloud Foundry
2 26 (6.28%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.83%) WebSphere
4 15 (3.62%) Confluence
5 14 (3.38%) Tomcat
6 13 (3.14%) WebLogic
7 11 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (2.42%) CMS
8 10 (2.42%) Headless CMS
8 10 (2.42%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.69%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.69%) JBoss
10 6 (1.45%) Tornado
11 2 (0.48%) Apache
11 2 (0.48%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.48%) nginx
11 2 (0.48%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (0.97%) InVision
1 4 (0.97%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (1.69%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 187 (45.17%) Azure
2 161 (38.89%) AWS
3 82 (19.81%) PaaS
4 68 (16.43%) GCP
5 32 (7.73%) IBM Cloud
5 32 (7.73%) OpenShift
5 32 (7.73%) Serverless
6 31 (7.49%) SaaS
7 30 (7.25%) Power Platform
8 28 (6.76%) Dynamics 365
9 19 (4.59%) npm
9 19 (4.59%) Slack
10 10 (2.42%) Amazon EKS
10 10 (2.42%) GitHub
10 10 (2.42%) NuGet
11 6 (1.45%) Amazon S3
11 6 (1.45%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (1.21%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (1.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.38%) Skype
2 3 (0.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (30.68%) NoSQL
2 109 (26.33%) SQL Server
3 63 (15.22%) Relational Database
4 43 (10.39%) MySQL
5 28 (6.76%) Data Lake
6 27 (6.52%) Azure SQL Database
6 27 (6.52%) MongoDB
7 24 (5.80%) RDBMS
8 22 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
9 17 (4.11%) Redis
10 11 (2.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 10 (2.42%) BigQuery
12 9 (2.17%) Looker
13 8 (1.93%) Big Data
14 6 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
14 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (1.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.48%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.48%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 82 (19.81%) Git (software)
2 41 (9.90%) JUnit
3 38 (9.18%) Mockito
4 26 (6.28%) TeamCity
5 21 (5.07%) Octopus Deploy
6 19 (4.59%) JIRA
7 18 (4.35%) Jenkins
8 15 (3.62%) Visual Studio
9 13 (3.14%) webpack
10 12 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (2.66%) SonarQube
12 10 (2.42%) Babel
12 10 (2.42%) Selenium
13 7 (1.69%) Apache Archiva
13 7 (1.69%) Artifactory
13 7 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (1.69%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.69%) GitLab
13 7 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
13 7 (1.69%) Vagrant
General
1 86 (20.77%) Finance
2 31 (7.49%) Banking
3 9 (2.17%) Public Sector
4 4 (0.97%) Front Office
5 3 (0.72%) Back Office
5 3 (0.72%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.48%) Advertising
6 2 (0.48%) Games
6 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.24%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 220 (53.14%) Developer
2 100 (24.15%) Architect
3 84 (20.29%) Java Developer
4 74 (17.87%) .NET Developer
5 66 (15.94%) C# Developer
6 62 (14.98%) Senior Developer
7 55 (13.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 47 (11.35%) AWS Architect
9 40 (9.66%) Software Engineer
10 36 (8.70%) Cloud Architect
11 35 (8.45%) Lead Architect
11 35 (8.45%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 33 (7.97%) Solutions Architect
13 32 (7.73%) Java Engineer
14 27 (6.52%) Full Stack Developer
15 25 (6.04%) Senior Software Engineer
16 24 (5.80%) Applications Architect
16 24 (5.80%) Azure Architect
16 24 (5.80%) Java Architect
16 24 (5.80%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (35.27%) .NET
2 116 (28.02%) React
3 111 (26.81%) Node.js
4 109 (26.33%) Spring
5 107 (25.85%) AngularJS
5 107 (25.85%) REST
6 94 (22.71%) .NET Core
7 88 (21.26%) CSS
8 83 (20.05%) Kafka
9 82 (19.81%) RESTful
10 72 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
11 59 (14.25%) HTML
11 59 (14.25%) Spring Boot
12 52 (12.56%) .NET Framework
12 52 (12.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 49 (11.84%) jQuery
14 41 (9.90%) GraphQL
14 41 (9.90%) JMS
15 40 (9.66%) HTML5
16 39 (9.42%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.08%) Cloud Native
2 33 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (5.31%) Public Cloud
3 22 (5.31%) User Experience
4 19 (4.59%) Social Network
5 18 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (4.11%) Blog
6 17 (4.11%) Virtual Team
7 12 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.42%) Social Media
9 7 (1.69%) Fixed Income
10 6 (1.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 6 (1.45%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (1.21%) PlayStation
12 4 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.72%) Algorithms
13 3 (0.72%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.72%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.72%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.48%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (10.63%) Windows
2 22 (5.31%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.59%) Android
4 17 (4.11%) Linux
5 7 (1.69%) VMS
6 2 (0.48%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (73.19%) Agile Software Development
2 264 (63.77%) Microservices
3 181 (43.72%) DevOps
4 177 (42.75%) TDD
5 129 (31.16%) Continuous Integration
6 125 (30.19%) Software Engineering
7 112 (27.05%) Test Automation
8 106 (25.60%) Scrum
9 97 (23.43%) CQRS
10 77 (18.60%) MVC
10 77 (18.60%) Open Source
11 60 (14.49%) Pair Programming
12 59 (14.25%) OO
13 52 (12.56%) Fintech
14 50 (12.08%) BDD
14 50 (12.08%) Continuous Delivery
14 50 (12.08%) SOLID
15 42 (10.14%) Thought Leadership
16 39 (9.42%) Unit Testing
17 38 (9.18%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 193 (46.62%) Java
2 144 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 124 (29.95%) C#
4 120 (28.99%) SQL
5 88 (21.26%) Python
6 59 (14.25%) Java 8
7 33 (7.97%) Kotlin
8 31 (7.49%) C++
9 25 (6.04%) Scala
9 25 (6.04%) Shell Script
10 18 (4.35%) TypeScript
11 15 (3.62%) F#
12 12 (2.90%) PHP
12 12 (2.90%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.42%) Apple Swift
13 10 (2.42%) Ruby
14 9 (2.17%) Go
15 8 (1.93%) Objective-C
15 8 (1.93%) R
16 6 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (12.56%) Degree
2 39 (9.42%) SC Cleared
2 39 (9.42%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.24%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.25%) QA
2 2 (0.48%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 185 (44.69%) Docker
2 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 136 (32.85%) Kubernetes
2 40 (9.66%) Terraform
3 8 (1.93%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.45%) MIIS
4 6 (1.45%) Puppet
4 6 (1.45%) Rancher
5 3 (0.72%) Ansible
6 1 (0.24%) Salt
Vendors
1 60 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.42%) IBM
3 35 (8.45%) Google
4 34 (8.21%) Red Hat
5 32 (7.73%) SAP
6 31 (7.49%) VMware
7 24 (5.80%) Databricks
8 12 (2.90%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.97%) Adobe
10 3 (0.72%) Oracle
10 3 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.24%) MarketAxess
11 1 (0.24%) New Relic
11 1 (0.24%) Spotify