Period
to 25 July 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Driving Licence in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Driving Licence over the 6 months to 25 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 206 309 355
Rank change year-on-year +103 +46 +7
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 1,912 718 1,306
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.70% 1.01% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 2.86% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 486 570 1,031
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,750 £21,000
25th Percentile £24,500 £21,000 £25,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £31,732 £26,500 £32,500
Median % change year-on-year +19.74% -18.46% -
75th Percentile £46,250 £38,563 £45,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £31,500 £26,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +18.87% -18.46% -2.26%

Driving Licence is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 43,951 25,091 50,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.08% 35.46% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 26,616 19,967 38,838
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.77% +0.95%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Driving Licence
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Driving Licence as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Driving Licence.

Salary trend for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Driving Licence over the 6 months to 25 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Driving Licence in the UK

Driving Licence
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Driving Licence within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 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 +103 1,713 £31,500 +18.87% 587
UK excluding London +68 1,474 £31,500 +18.87% 549
North of England +50 376 £27,000 +1.89% 104
Midlands +46 327 £40,000 +50.94% 120
South East +33 313 £31,500 -10.00% 123
South West +16 233 £36,500 +28.07% 77
West Midlands +46 214 £40,000 +50.94% 76
London +7 181 £31,000 -18.42% 79
Work from Home -116 169 £40,000 - 62
North West +16 166 £27,500 +3.77% 42
Yorkshire +27 148 £26,000 -1.89% 50
East Midlands +10 113 £40,000 +50.94% 44
East of England -10 93 £25,550 -3.58% 79
Wales +38 79 £31,500 +18.87% 14
North East +21 62 £24,500 - 12
Scotland -37 60 £29,750 +23.96% 31
Northern Ireland -32 4 - - 1

For the 6 months to 25 July 2021, IT jobs citing Driving Licence 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 Driving Licence.

1 683 (35.72%) Smartphone
2 679 (35.51%) Statistics
3 392 (20.50%) Social Skills
4 359 (18.78%) Microsoft
5 319 (16.68%) Retail
6 265 (13.86%) Windows
7 202 (10.56%) Microsoft Office
8 183 (9.57%) Facilities Management
9 182 (9.52%) Degree
10 176 (9.21%) Service Delivery
11 175 (9.15%) Microsoft 365
12 170 (8.89%) Line Management
13 168 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
14 161 (8.42%) Active Directory
15 146 (7.64%) Windows Server
16 118 (6.17%) Legal
17 117 (6.12%) Azure
18 115 (6.01%) Marketing
19 113 (5.91%) DBS Check
20 112 (5.86%) Information Security
21 109 (5.70%) Preventative Maintenance
22 108 (5.65%) Data Protection
23 105 (5.49%) VMware
24 101 (5.28%) Finance
25 96 (5.02%) Law
26 95 (4.97%) DNA
27 91 (4.76%) Hyper-V
28 90 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
29 89 (4.65%) Windows 10
30 82 (4.29%) ITIL

Driving Licence
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 65 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 49 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 10 (0.52%) Skype for Business
4 6 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (0.31%) IIS
5 5 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.21%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.16%) WordPress
8 2 (0.10%) CMS
9 1 (0.052%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.052%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.052%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.052%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.052%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 202 (10.56%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 27 (1.41%) NetSuite
2 8 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.37%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.21%) Unit4 Business World
6 3 (0.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.16%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.10%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.10%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.10%) Sage BI
7 2 (0.10%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.052%) Lawson
8 1 (0.052%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 175 (9.15%) Microsoft 365
2 117 (6.12%) Azure
3 55 (2.88%) AWS
4 29 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 28 (1.46%) Power Platform
6 23 (1.20%) SaaS
7 20 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
8 17 (0.89%) GCP
9 16 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (0.63%) IaaS
11 11 (0.58%) GitHub
11 11 (0.58%) Serverless
12 10 (0.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 10 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.42%) Amazon Cognito
13 8 (0.42%) PaaS
13 8 (0.42%) PowerApps
14 7 (0.37%) Google Workspace
15 6 (0.31%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 75 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
2 73 (3.82%) Firewall
2 73 (3.82%) LAN
3 72 (3.77%) DNS
4 68 (3.56%) Internet
5 66 (3.45%) TCP/IP
6 65 (3.40%) DHCP
7 64 (3.35%) WAN
8 43 (2.25%) Wireless
9 38 (1.99%) Intranet
10 35 (1.83%) Broadband
11 34 (1.78%) VPN
12 31 (1.62%) VoIP
13 29 (1.52%) VLAN
14 24 (1.26%) SAN
15 20 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
16 17 (0.89%) Structured Cabling
17 14 (0.73%) WLAN
18 13 (0.68%) Unified Communications
19 11 (0.58%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (3.92%) SQL Server
2 24 (1.26%) Relational Database
3 23 (1.20%) Power BI
4 18 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 18 (0.94%) NoSQL
5 15 (0.78%) MySQL
6 11 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
7 10 (0.52%) Amazon Redshift
8 9 (0.47%) GIS
8 9 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.47%) Tableau
9 8 (0.42%) MongoDB
9 8 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (0.37%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (0.26%) SQL Server 2016
13 4 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 22 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 11 (0.58%) Visual Studio
3 10 (0.52%) JIRA
4 6 (0.31%) LabVIEW
4 6 (0.31%) Oracle APEX
4 6 (0.31%) Tricentis qTest
5 2 (0.10%) JUnit
5 2 (0.10%) Mockito
6 1 (0.052%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.052%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.052%) Selenium
6 1 (0.052%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 392 (20.50%) Social Skills
2 319 (16.68%) Retail
3 118 (6.17%) Legal
4 115 (6.01%) Marketing
5 101 (5.28%) Finance
6 96 (5.02%) Law
7 81 (4.24%) Organisational Skills
8 50 (2.62%) Telecoms
9 49 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
10 42 (2.20%) Advertising
11 31 (1.62%) Automotive
11 31 (1.62%) Public Sector
12 25 (1.31%) Games
13 19 (0.99%) Manufacturing
14 14 (0.73%) Digital Economy
15 10 (0.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 10 (0.52%) Presentation Skills
16 9 (0.47%) Billing
17 8 (0.42%) Military
17 8 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 95 (4.97%) IT Support
2 90 (4.71%) Analyst
3 76 (3.97%) Support Engineer
4 67 (3.50%) Field Engineer
5 52 (2.72%) IT Engineer
6 49 (2.56%) Field Service Engineer
7 47 (2.46%) Support Technician
8 43 (2.25%) Consultant
9 42 (2.20%) Developer
10 40 (2.09%) Business Manager
10 40 (2.09%) Development Manager
11 38 (1.99%) Business Development Manager
12 36 (1.88%) IT Technician
13 34 (1.78%) Support Analyst
14 32 (1.67%) 2nd Line Support
14 32 (1.67%) Mobile Engineer
15 31 (1.62%) IT Support Technician
16 27 (1.41%) IT Support Engineer
17 26 (1.36%) Service Desk Analyst
17 26 (1.36%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (2.14%) COM
2 27 (1.41%) .NET
3 24 (1.26%) CSS
4 22 (1.15%) Web Services
5 20 (1.05%) AngularJS
6 17 (0.89%) HTML
7 15 (0.78%) React
8 14 (0.73%) JSON
8 14 (0.73%) RESTful
9 13 (0.68%) REST
9 13 (0.68%) XML
10 10 (0.52%) .NET Core
11 9 (0.47%) Node.js
12 8 (0.42%) Flask
12 8 (0.42%) Sass
13 6 (0.31%) ASP.NET
14 5 (0.26%) .NET Framework
14 5 (0.26%) HTML5
14 5 (0.26%) jQuery
14 5 (0.26%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 683 (35.72%) Smartphone
2 90 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
3 75 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 75 (3.92%) Social Media
4 42 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 37 (1.94%) EPoS
6 35 (1.83%) Virtual Team
7 29 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 20 (1.05%) CAN bus
8 20 (1.05%) Internet of Things
9 16 (0.84%) FMCG
10 14 (0.73%) User Experience
11 13 (0.68%) Replication
12 9 (0.47%) Housing Association
12 9 (0.47%) Robotics
13 8 (0.42%) CCTV
13 8 (0.42%) Fibre Optics
13 8 (0.42%) PDA
13 8 (0.42%) SCADA
13 8 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 265 (13.86%) Windows
2 146 (7.64%) Windows Server
3 89 (4.65%) Windows 10
4 44 (2.30%) Linux
5 36 (1.88%) Android
5 36 (1.88%) Windows Server 2019
6 30 (1.57%) Windows Server 2016
7 29 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (1.20%) Windows 7
9 21 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (0.99%) Apple iOS
11 15 (0.78%) Windows XP
12 14 (0.73%) Windows 8
13 10 (0.52%) Unix
14 7 (0.37%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (0.21%) Robot Operating System
16 1 (0.052%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 679 (35.51%) Statistics
2 183 (9.57%) Facilities Management
3 176 (9.21%) Service Delivery
4 170 (8.89%) Line Management
5 168 (8.79%) Problem-Solving
6 112 (5.86%) Information Security
7 109 (5.70%) Preventative Maintenance
8 108 (5.65%) Data Protection
9 95 (4.97%) DNA
10 82 (4.29%) ITIL
10 82 (4.29%) Software Testing
11 75 (3.92%) Project Management
12 74 (3.87%) Business Development
13 65 (3.40%) Cybersecurity
14 64 (3.35%) ERP
15 62 (3.24%) Coaching
16 55 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
17 53 (2.77%) Decision-Making
18 48 (2.51%) Migration
19 47 (2.46%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 78 (4.08%) SQL
2 47 (2.46%) C
3 38 (1.99%) PowerShell
4 36 (1.88%) C++
5 31 (1.62%) C#
6 30 (1.57%) Python
7 29 (1.52%) Java
8 16 (0.84%) JavaScript
9 11 (0.58%) VB
10 9 (0.47%) PL/SQL
11 8 (0.42%) VBScript
12 6 (0.31%) Bash Shell
12 6 (0.31%) T-SQL
13 4 (0.21%) PHP
13 4 (0.21%) XAML
14 2 (0.10%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.10%) Java 8
15 1 (0.052%) HiveQL
15 1 (0.052%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.052%) Ladder Logic
Qualifications
1 182 (9.52%) Degree
2 113 (5.91%) DBS Check
3 76 (3.97%) Security Cleared
4 58 (3.03%) HNC
4 58 (3.03%) SC Cleared
5 40 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.10%) Master's Degree
7 19 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (0.78%) NVQ Level 3
9 13 (0.68%) CCNA
10 12 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 11 (0.58%) CISSP
11 11 (0.58%) MCSA
12 10 (0.52%) MCP
13 9 (0.47%) MCSE
14 8 (0.42%) CCNP
14 8 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
14 8 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (0.37%) A+ Certification
15 7 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (4.29%) SLA
2 55 (2.88%) COSHH
3 30 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.10%) Cyber Essentials
5 19 (0.99%) QA
6 18 (0.94%) GDPR
7 11 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 7 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 6 (0.31%) NCSC
9 6 (0.31%) NIST
10 5 (0.26%) Accessibility
11 4 (0.21%) HL7
11 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.16%) NEBOSH
12 3 (0.16%) PMO
13 1 (0.052%) HAZOP
13 1 (0.052%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.052%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 161 (8.42%) Active Directory
2 91 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 70 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
5 14 (0.73%) vSphere
6 7 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (0.31%) Firmware
7 6 (0.31%) XenApp
7 6 (0.31%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.21%) Docker
8 4 (0.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.10%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 2 (0.10%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.10%) KVM
10 2 (0.10%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.052%) HDFS
11 1 (0.052%) NLBS
11 1 (0.052%) pfSense
11 1 (0.052%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 25 (1.31%) WSUS
2 18 (0.94%) Microsoft Intune
3 12 (0.63%) SCCM
4 6 (0.31%) Nagios
5 5 (0.26%) Backup Exec
5 5 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 4 (0.21%) FortiGate
6 4 (0.21%) PaperCut
6 4 (0.21%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.10%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 2 (0.10%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.10%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.10%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.10%) Nessus
7 2 (0.10%) PowerCLI
7 2 (0.10%) Puppet
7 2 (0.10%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.10%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.052%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 359 (18.78%) Microsoft
2 105 (5.49%) VMware
3 74 (3.87%) Lumesse
4 61 (3.19%) Google
5 59 (3.09%) Apple
6 49 (2.56%) Cisco
7 40 (2.09%) SAP
8 35 (1.83%) Facebook
9 34 (1.78%) JD Edwards
10 33 (1.73%) Veeam
11 26 (1.36%) Citrix
12 20 (1.05%) Oracle
13 19 (0.99%) Dell
13 19 (0.99%) Sophos
14 18 (0.94%) BT
15 15 (0.78%) ServiceNow
16 13 (0.68%) Acronis
17 12 (0.63%) HP
17 12 (0.63%) Sage
18 11 (0.58%) MAPICS