Period
to 29 November 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Facial Recognition skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Facial Recognition over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Facial Recognition
UK
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 647 1034 1145
Rank change year-on-year +387 +111 +53
Permanent jobs citing Facial Recognition 69 36 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.027% 0.011%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.14% 0.029% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 108 39 19
Median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +18.18% -8.33%
10th Percentile £26,100 £35,500 £33,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £87,500 £88,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00% +5.26%

Facial Recognition 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 50,527 124,664 148,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.24% 92.18% 92.02%
Number of salaries quoted 41,928 98,623 118,326
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +1.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +3.45%

Facial Recognition
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Facial Recognition as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Facial Recognition in the UK

Facial Recognition
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Facial Recognition.

Salary trend for Facial Recognition in the UK

Facial Recognition
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Facial Recognition over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Facial Recognition in the UK

Facial Recognition
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facial Recognition within the UK over the 6 months to 29 November 2020. 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 +388 68 £47,500 -24.00% 6
UK excluding London +324 63 £45,000 +5.88% 5
North of England +193 60 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Yorkshire - 58 £45,000 - 1
Work from Home +31 39 £47,500 -36.67% 3
London +232 6 £68,750 -8.33% 2
North West +125 2 £26,000 -25.71% 2
South West +115 2 £75,000 +71.43%
Scotland +81 1 £47,500 +5.56% 1

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT jobs citing Facial Recognition 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 Facial Recognition.

1 54 (78.26%) Portfolio Management
2 28 (40.58%) Java
3 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
4 26 (37.68%) SQL
5 24 (34.78%) GCP
6 22 (31.88%) C#
7 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
8 16 (23.19%) Kubernetes
9 15 (21.74%) .NET
10 13 (18.84%) Spring
10 13 (18.84%) Azure
11 11 (15.94%) Scrum
11 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
12 9 (13.04%) Web Development
12 9 (13.04%) JUnit
12 9 (13.04%) Eclipse
12 9 (13.04%) REST
12 9 (13.04%) AWS
13 8 (11.59%) Machine Learning
14 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
14 7 (10.14%) Android
14 7 (10.14%) Python
14 7 (10.14%) C++
14 7 (10.14%) Degree
14 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
14 7 (10.14%) TDD
14 7 (10.14%) Artificial Intelligence
15 6 (8.70%) MVC
15 6 (8.70%) CSS

Facial Recognition
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:

Applications
1 3 (4.35%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 24 (34.78%) GCP
2 13 (18.84%) Azure
3 9 (13.04%) AWS
4 2 (2.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Big Data
1 3 (4.35%) Data Lake
1 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Eclipse
1 9 (13.04%) JUnit
2 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) Subversion
3 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.90%) Spinnaker
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 22 (31.88%) Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.39%) Software Developer
4 10 (14.49%) C# Software Engineer
4 10 (14.49%) SQL Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Java Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Java Software Developer
5 9 (13.04%) Java Software Engineer
5 9 (13.04%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Applications Support
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Senior Software Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior SQL Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Web Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) Applications Support Analyst
9 4 (5.80%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) .NET
2 13 (18.84%) Spring
3 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
4 9 (13.04%) REST
5 6 (8.70%) CSS
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (7.25%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (5.80%) GStreamer
7 4 (5.80%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.80%) Spring Boot
8 3 (4.35%) RESTful
8 3 (4.35%) WPF
9 2 (2.90%) Akka
9 2 (2.90%) Cocoa
9 2 (2.90%) Cocoa Touch
9 2 (2.90%) HTML
9 2 (2.90%) Kafka
9 2 (2.90%) Node.js
10 1 (1.45%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Algorithms
1 4 (5.80%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Android
1 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.80%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (78.26%) Portfolio Management
2 27 (39.13%) Software Engineering
3 11 (15.94%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (15.94%) Scrum
4 9 (13.04%) Web Development
5 8 (11.59%) Machine Learning
6 7 (10.14%) Artificial Intelligence
6 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
6 7 (10.14%) TDD
7 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.70%) MVC
8 5 (7.25%) Microservices
8 5 (7.25%) MVVM
9 4 (5.80%) Deep Learning
10 3 (4.35%) Coaching
10 3 (4.35%) DevOps
10 3 (4.35%) ETL
10 3 (4.35%) Mobile Development
10 3 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (40.58%) Java
2 26 (37.68%) SQL
3 22 (31.88%) C#
4 17 (24.64%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.14%) C++
5 7 (10.14%) Python
6 4 (5.80%) C
7 3 (4.35%) Kotlin
7 3 (4.35%) R
8 2 (2.90%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) CSPO
2 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (23.19%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.90%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Google
2 4 (5.80%) NVIDIA
3 1 (1.45%) Xamarin