Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Don't repeat yourself (DRY) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Don't repeat yourself (DRY) over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 525 901 926
Rank change year-on-year +376 +25 +71
Permanent jobs citing Don't repeat yourself (DRY) 247 123 204
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.098% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 259 101 190
Median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +27.27% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +16.67% -10.00%

Don't repeat yourself (DRY) 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 58,692 115,511 137,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.34% 92.13% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47,378 92,513 110,205
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 £29,763
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,840 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.89% +1.87% -

Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Don't repeat yourself (DRY) as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Don't repeat yourself (DRY) in the UK

Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Don't repeat yourself (DRY).

Salary trend for Don't repeat yourself (DRY) in the UK

Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Don't repeat yourself (DRY) over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Don't repeat yourself (DRY) in the UK

Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Don't repeat yourself (DRY) within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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 +359 236 £72,500 - 70
London +303 143 £85,000 - 21
UK excluding London +235 97 £57,500 +9.52% 52
North of England +143 61 £57,500 -11.54% 20
Yorkshire +76 31 £57,500 -17.86% 5
South East +138 29 £55,000 +4.76% 7
North West +104 18 £57,500 +9.52% 13
Work from Home -55 17 £50,000 -4.76% 13
North East +29 12 £50,000 - 2
Scotland - 3 £50,000 - 1
East of England +101 2 £41,250 - 4
Wales - 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £62,500 - 7
Midlands - 1 £62,500 - 13

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing Don't repeat yourself (DRY) 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 Don't repeat yourself (DRY).

1 236 (95.55%) SOLID
2 230 (93.12%) JavaScript
3 214 (86.64%) Agile Software Development
4 153 (61.94%) Microservices
5 147 (59.51%) .NET
6 142 (57.49%) .NET Core
7 140 (56.68%) Software Engineering
8 134 (54.25%) C#
9 133 (53.85%) TDD
10 132 (53.44%) .NET Framework
11 131 (53.04%) Azure
12 123 (49.80%) Python
12 123 (49.80%) Docker
13 122 (49.39%) React
14 119 (48.18%) DevOps
15 116 (46.96%) Go
16 99 (40.08%) Java
17 96 (38.87%) AWS
18 87 (35.22%) Scrum
19 84 (34.01%) SQL
20 81 (32.79%) CSS
20 81 (32.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 81 (32.79%) Terraform
21 80 (32.39%) GitLab
21 80 (32.39%) Kubernetes
22 76 (30.77%) Kafka
22 76 (30.77%) Unit Testing
23 75 (30.36%) Test Automation
24 70 (28.34%) Continuous Integration
25 69 (27.94%) AngularJS

Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
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 55 (22.27%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.83%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.21%) Confluence
4 2 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 42 (17.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (5.26%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 2 (0.81%) Magento
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 131 (53.04%) Azure
2 96 (38.87%) AWS
3 47 (19.03%) GCP
4 41 (16.60%) PaaS
5 40 (16.19%) AWS CloudFormation
6 28 (11.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 16 (6.48%) SaaS
8 13 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
9 10 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
9 10 (4.05%) Serverless
10 7 (2.83%) Firebase
10 7 (2.83%) GitHub
10 7 (2.83%) Google App Engine
11 2 (0.81%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.40%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) FTP
1 3 (1.21%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 29 (11.74%) NoSQL
3 15 (6.07%) Apache Cassandra
4 13 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.86%) MySQL
6 9 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 9 (3.64%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.81%) Redis
7 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2019
8 1 (0.40%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 80 (32.39%) GitLab
2 42 (17.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (17.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 19 (7.69%) Jenkins
4 15 (6.07%) Git (software)
5 9 (3.64%) Grunt
5 9 (3.64%) gulp
6 8 (3.24%) webpack
7 5 (2.02%) Maven
8 4 (1.62%) SonarQube
8 4 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.21%) JIRA
10 2 (0.81%) Bitbucket
General
1 20 (8.10%) Finance
2 13 (5.26%) Back Office
3 10 (4.05%) Games
4 7 (2.83%) Banking
4 7 (2.83%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 118 (47.77%) Software Engineer
2 109 (44.13%) Developer
3 62 (25.10%) Senior Developer
4 51 (20.65%) C# Developer
5 46 (18.62%) Senior C# Developer
6 42 (17.00%) Azure Developer
7 41 (16.60%) .NET Software Engineer
8 39 (15.79%) .NET Developer
8 39 (15.79%) Senior Software Engineer
9 34 (13.77%) Senior .NET Developer
10 31 (12.55%) C# .NET Developer
11 29 (11.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 28 (11.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 28 (11.34%) Senior SQL Developer
12 28 (11.34%) SQL Developer
13 21 (8.50%) Java Developer
13 21 (8.50%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
14 18 (7.29%) React Developer
15 14 (5.67%) Architect
16 13 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (59.51%) .NET
2 142 (57.49%) .NET Core
3 132 (53.44%) .NET Framework
4 122 (49.39%) React
5 81 (32.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 81 (32.79%) CSS
6 76 (30.77%) Kafka
7 69 (27.94%) AngularJS
8 64 (25.91%) jQuery
8 64 (25.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 55 (22.27%) Entity Framework
10 51 (20.65%) Node.js
11 44 (17.81%) Web Services
12 43 (17.41%) Svelte
13 41 (16.60%) Vue.js
14 35 (14.17%) RESTful
15 28 (11.34%) HTML
16 22 (8.91%) HTML5
17 16 (6.48%) Redux
18 9 (3.64%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 55 (22.27%) N-Tier
2 28 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (11.34%) Reinsurance
3 8 (3.24%) Cloud Native
3 8 (3.24%) User Experience
4 2 (0.81%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.81%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.40%) Android
1 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (95.55%) SOLID
2 214 (86.64%) Agile Software Development
3 153 (61.94%) Microservices
4 140 (56.68%) Software Engineering
5 133 (53.85%) TDD
6 119 (48.18%) DevOps
7 87 (35.22%) Scrum
8 76 (30.77%) Unit Testing
9 75 (30.36%) Test Automation
10 70 (28.34%) Continuous Integration
11 61 (24.70%) MVC
11 61 (24.70%) OO
12 55 (22.27%) Deployment Automation
12 55 (22.27%) SOA
12 55 (22.27%) UML
13 45 (18.22%) OOP
14 42 (17.00%) CRM
15 38 (15.38%) Mentoring
16 28 (11.34%) Migration
17 27 (10.93%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 230 (93.12%) JavaScript
2 134 (54.25%) C#
3 123 (49.80%) Python
4 116 (46.96%) Go
5 99 (40.08%) Java
6 84 (34.01%) SQL
7 57 (23.08%) T-SQL
8 42 (17.00%) Ruby
9 41 (16.60%) PowerShell
10 40 (16.19%) C++
10 40 (16.19%) Kotlin
10 40 (16.19%) Scala
11 24 (9.72%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.02%) PHP
13 2 (0.81%) Java 8
14 1 (0.40%) Clojure
14 1 (0.40%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (12.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.43%) QA
System Software
1 123 (49.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 81 (32.79%) Terraform
2 80 (32.39%) Kubernetes
3 28 (11.34%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (22.27%) Nintex
2 21 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.26%) Sparx
4 11 (4.45%) Apple
4 11 (4.45%) Facebook
5 7 (2.83%) Google
6 1 (0.40%) SAP
6 1 (0.40%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.40%) Xamarin