Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Drivers' Licence
UK
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 163 302 326
Rank change year-on-year +139 +24 +45
Permanent jobs citing Driving Licence 1,725 1,121 1,466
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.05% 1.01% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.18% 2.61% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 346 883 1,112
10th Percentile £21,750 £19,750 £21,250
25th Percentile £26,250 £22,250 £23,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £30,000 £31,186
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -3.80% +2.25%
75th Percentile £46,250 £40,000 £43,750
90th Percentile £59,375 £52,500 £56,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £29,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year +19.66% -2.50% -1.64%

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 33,283 42,896 58,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.55% 38.61% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23,552 33,450 44,670
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,754 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £72,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +143 1,518 £35,000 +14.38% 342
UK excluding London +108 1,389 £35,000 +19.66% 330
North of England +107 366 £27,050 +2.08% 76
Midlands +83 293 £42,500 +60.38% 76
South East +67 259 £35,000 +2.94% 74
South West +42 213 £38,000 +20.63% 47
West Midlands +55 178 £42,500 +60.38% 37
North West +79 169 £35,000 +32.08% 33
Yorkshire +51 140 £26,000 -1.89% 31
East Midlands +66 114 £48,750 +83.96% 39
London +105 103 £34,000 -7.92% 38
East of England +46 97 £29,000 +9.43% 29
Wales +99 96 £27,500 -18.52% 9
Scotland +17 61 £29,500 +11.32% 19
Work from Home -118 59 £40,000 - 38
North East +47 57 £27,000 +4.85% 12
Northern Ireland +6 10 - - 1

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 676 (39.19%) Smartphone
2 669 (38.78%) Statistics
3 386 (22.38%) Cybersecurity
4 191 (11.07%) Windows
4 191 (11.07%) Microsoft
5 126 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
6 114 (6.61%) Microsoft 365
7 110 (6.38%) Active Directory
8 108 (6.26%) Legal
9 107 (6.20%) Microsoft Office
10 93 (5.39%) Software Testing
10 93 (5.39%) DBS Check
11 90 (5.22%) Degree
12 89 (5.16%) Finance
13 86 (4.99%) Data Protection
14 85 (4.93%) Law
15 83 (4.81%) ITIL
16 81 (4.70%) Windows Server
17 76 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
18 74 (4.29%) Retail
18 74 (4.29%) Lumesse
19 72 (4.17%) Windows 10
20 68 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
21 65 (3.77%) Azure
21 65 (3.77%) Security Cleared
22 57 (3.30%) Service Delivery
23 54 (3.13%) Firewall
23 54 (3.13%) VMware
24 53 (3.07%) SLA
25 51 (2.96%) Time Management

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 34 (1.97%) MS Exchange
2 25 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 8 (0.46%) IIS
4 5 (0.29%) Skype for Business
5 4 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.17%) Apache
6 3 (0.17%) CMS
7 2 (0.12%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.12%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.12%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.12%) WinCC
8 1 (0.058%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.058%) SAS
Applications
1 107 (6.20%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.12%) SketchUp
5 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (0.87%) NetSuite
2 10 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.41%) SAP Business One
4 5 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.23%) SAP HR
6 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) Visualfiles
7 2 (0.12%) Lawson
7 2 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.058%) Sage 200
8 1 (0.058%) Sage 500
8 1 (0.058%) SAP Business ByDesign
Cloud Services
1 114 (6.61%) Microsoft 365
2 65 (3.77%) Azure
3 22 (1.28%) AWS
4 17 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 17 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
5 13 (0.75%) SaaS
6 11 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (0.58%) Power Platform
8 6 (0.35%) IaaS
8 6 (0.35%) PaaS
8 6 (0.35%) PowerApps
9 4 (0.23%) Google Play
9 4 (0.23%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.17%) GCP
10 3 (0.17%) Google Workspace
10 3 (0.17%) Power Automate
11 2 (0.12%) Azure Data Factory
11 2 (0.12%) Cloudflare
11 2 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 76 (4.41%) Wi-Fi
2 54 (3.13%) Firewall
3 40 (2.32%) LAN
4 38 (2.20%) WAN
5 34 (1.97%) Wireless
6 33 (1.91%) TCP/IP
7 28 (1.62%) VoIP
8 26 (1.51%) Broadband
9 24 (1.39%) DNS
10 22 (1.28%) VPN
11 19 (1.10%) DHCP
11 19 (1.10%) Internet
12 16 (0.93%) SAN
13 15 (0.87%) WLAN
14 13 (0.75%) MPLS
14 13 (0.75%) Unified Communications
15 12 (0.70%) VLAN
16 11 (0.64%) BGP
17 10 (0.58%) Network Security
17 10 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (1.97%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.22%) Relational Database
3 9 (0.52%) Tableau
4 7 (0.41%) MySQL
4 7 (0.41%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.41%) Power BI
5 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.23%) DB2
6 4 (0.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.12%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.12%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.058%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.058%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.058%) GIS
9 1 (0.058%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (0.41%) LabVIEW
2 6 (0.35%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (0.29%) JIRA
4 2 (0.12%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.12%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.058%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.058%) LSMW
General
1 108 (6.26%) Legal
2 89 (5.16%) Finance
3 85 (4.93%) Law
4 74 (4.29%) Retail
5 42 (2.43%) Marketing
6 25 (1.45%) Automotive
6 25 (1.45%) Games
7 24 (1.39%) Digital Economy
8 22 (1.28%) Public Sector
8 22 (1.28%) Telecoms
9 18 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.58%) Military
11 8 (0.46%) Electronics
12 6 (0.35%) Advertising
13 5 (0.29%) Local Government
13 5 (0.29%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.23%) Housing Association
15 2 (0.12%) German Language
15 2 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.12%) Police
Job Titles
1 377 (21.86%) Trainee
2 80 (4.64%) Analyst
3 60 (3.48%) Field Engineer
4 56 (3.25%) IT Support
5 55 (3.19%) Support Engineer
6 45 (2.61%) Field Service Engineer
7 36 (2.09%) Consultant
8 34 (1.97%) IT Engineer
9 31 (1.80%) Developer
10 30 (1.74%) Service Analyst
10 30 (1.74%) Service Desk Analyst
11 25 (1.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 24 (1.39%) IT Analyst
13 22 (1.28%) Support Analyst
14 21 (1.22%) 2nd Line Support
15 20 (1.16%) Service Manager
16 19 (1.10%) 1st Line Support
16 19 (1.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 19 (1.10%) IT Support Engineer
17 16 (0.93%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (1.28%) HTML
2 16 (0.93%) CSS
3 15 (0.87%) .NET
4 14 (0.81%) Web Services
5 12 (0.70%) JSON
6 11 (0.64%) RESTful
7 7 (0.41%) COM
8 6 (0.35%) ASP.NET
8 6 (0.35%) jQuery
9 5 (0.29%) OLE
10 4 (0.23%) React
10 4 (0.23%) SAML
11 3 (0.17%) HTML5
12 2 (0.12%) AngularJS
12 2 (0.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (0.12%) OAuth
12 2 (0.12%) OAuth2
12 2 (0.12%) ODBC
12 2 (0.12%) REST
12 2 (0.12%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 676 (39.19%) Smartphone
2 68 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
3 40 (2.32%) Mobile App
4 33 (1.91%) EPoS
5 31 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 28 (1.62%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (1.57%) Data Centre
8 26 (1.51%) Social Media
9 15 (0.87%) CAN bus
10 14 (0.81%) Robotics
11 10 (0.58%) Internet of Things
12 9 (0.52%) Replication
13 8 (0.46%) Fibre Optics
14 6 (0.35%) NHS
14 6 (0.35%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.35%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.29%) Private Cloud
15 5 (0.29%) SCADA
16 4 (0.23%) Greenfield Project
16 4 (0.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 191 (11.07%) Windows
2 81 (4.70%) Windows Server
3 72 (4.17%) Windows 10
4 35 (2.03%) Linux
5 24 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (1.33%) Android
7 21 (1.22%) Windows Server 2019
8 19 (1.10%) Windows 7
9 12 (0.70%) Unix
9 12 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
11 9 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 9 (0.52%) Robot Operating System
12 8 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 7 (0.41%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.17%) Solaris
15 2 (0.12%) SUSE
15 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.058%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.058%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 669 (38.78%) Statistics
2 386 (22.38%) Cybersecurity
3 126 (7.30%) Problem-Solving
4 93 (5.39%) Software Testing
5 86 (4.99%) Data Protection
6 83 (4.81%) ITIL
7 57 (3.30%) Service Delivery
8 51 (2.96%) Decision-Making
8 51 (2.96%) Time Management
9 43 (2.49%) Service Management
10 39 (2.26%) Line Management
11 36 (2.09%) Project Management
12 34 (1.97%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (1.91%) Business Development
13 33 (1.91%) ERP
14 32 (1.86%) Migration
15 31 (1.80%) Presales
16 30 (1.74%) CRM
17 25 (1.45%) Coaching
18 24 (1.39%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 46 (2.67%) SQL
2 37 (2.14%) C
3 30 (1.74%) JavaScript
4 29 (1.68%) C++
5 20 (1.16%) C#
6 16 (0.93%) Java
6 16 (0.93%) PowerShell
7 13 (0.75%) Python
8 11 (0.64%) Apple Swift
8 11 (0.64%) Objective-C
9 10 (0.58%) VB
10 6 (0.35%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.23%) PHP
12 3 (0.17%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.17%) VBScript
13 2 (0.12%) HiveQL
13 2 (0.12%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.058%) ABAP
14 1 (0.058%) Perl
14 1 (0.058%) VBA
Qualifications
1 93 (5.39%) DBS Check
2 90 (5.22%) Degree
3 65 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 50 (2.90%) SC Cleared
5 28 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (1.28%) CCNA
7 15 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.64%) CCNP
8 11 (0.64%) HNC
9 9 (0.52%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.41%) HND
10 7 (0.41%) MCSA
11 6 (0.35%) CCSA
11 6 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.29%) ACCA
12 5 (0.29%) Check Point Certification
12 5 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (0.29%) MCSE
12 5 (0.29%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.07%) SLA
2 29 (1.68%) GDPR
3 14 (0.81%) QA
4 10 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.41%) COSHH
5 7 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 4 (0.23%) BS25999
8 2 (0.12%) PMO
9 1 (0.058%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.058%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.058%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 110 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 34 (1.97%) Hyper-V
3 28 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (0.41%) Firmware
5 7 (0.41%) vSphere
6 5 (0.29%) BitLocker
6 5 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.23%) KVM
8 3 (0.17%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.12%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 2 (0.12%) Docker
9 2 (0.12%) HDFS
9 2 (0.12%) pfSense
9 2 (0.12%) Shibboleth
9 2 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.12%) XenApp
10 1 (0.058%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.058%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 11 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (0.35%) SCCM
3 5 (0.29%) Nagios
4 4 (0.23%) FortiGate
4 4 (0.23%) PaperCut
4 4 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
4 4 (0.23%) WSUS
5 2 (0.12%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.12%) Nessus
5 2 (0.12%) Puppet
5 2 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.12%) SmoothWall
5 2 (0.12%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.058%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 191 (11.07%) Microsoft
2 74 (4.29%) Lumesse
3 54 (3.13%) VMware
4 47 (2.72%) Cisco
5 23 (1.33%) ServiceNow
6 21 (1.22%) SAP
7 20 (1.16%) Citrix
8 15 (0.87%) Oracle
9 14 (0.81%) Dell
9 14 (0.81%) HP
9 14 (0.81%) JD Edwards
10 12 (0.70%) Veeam
11 10 (0.58%) CheckPoint
12 9 (0.52%) Apple
12 9 (0.52%) Google
12 9 (0.52%) Meraki
13 7 (0.41%) Avaya
13 7 (0.41%) SolarWinds
13 7 (0.41%) Xerox
14 6 (0.35%) NetApp