Period
to 13 April 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Greenfield Project in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Greenfield Project over the 6 months to 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Greenfield Project
UK
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 82 83
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Greenfield Project 2,967 4,205 5,255
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.57% 3.69% 3.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.03% 9.57% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2,657 3,785 4,741
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,000 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +15.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Greenfield Project 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 32,873 43,933 58,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.58% 38.59% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 23,335 34,240 44,820
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £39,750 £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 £71,750
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% -

Greenfield Project
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Greenfield Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Greenfield Project in the UK

Greenfield Project
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Greenfield Project.

Salary trend for Greenfield Project in the UK

Greenfield Project
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Greenfield Project over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Greenfield Project in the UK

Greenfield Project
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Greenfield Project within the UK over the 6 months to 13 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 -3 2,749 £60,000 +4.35% 620
UK excluding London -1 1,588 £50,000 +5.26% 369
London -8 1,207 £75,000 - 287
Work from Home -1 809 £57,500 - 163
North of England -6 499 £50,000 +11.11% 143
South East -10 409 £55,000 +4.76% 70
Midlands +31 292 £45,000 -4.26% 61
North West -21 223 £47,500 - 92
Yorkshire -5 217 £53,750 +19.44% 37
South West 0 210 £45,000 - 29
West Midlands +43 192 £45,000 -4.76% 45
East Midlands +6 100 £47,500 +3.26% 16
Scotland -33 80 £52,500 +16.67% 14
East of England +35 71 £60,000 +20.00% 27
North East +28 59 £45,000 +28.57% 14
Wales +25 17 £45,000 +2.27% 18
Northern Ireland -4 10 £50,000 +5.26% 7

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, IT jobs citing Greenfield Project 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 Greenfield Project.

1 1,285 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1,164 (39.23%) JavaScript
3 850 (28.65%) AWS
4 832 (28.04%) C#
5 804 (27.10%) .NET
6 733 (24.71%) Azure
7 710 (23.93%) DevOps
8 708 (23.86%) React
9 629 (21.20%) Software Engineering
10 616 (20.76%) Finance
11 594 (20.02%) Java
12 591 (19.92%) Docker
13 583 (19.65%) SQL
14 546 (18.40%) Microservices
15 521 (17.56%) HTML
16 510 (17.19%) CSS
17 497 (16.75%) AngularJS
18 436 (14.69%) Python
19 409 (13.78%) .NET Core
20 403 (13.58%) TDD
21 391 (13.18%) Kubernetes
22 388 (13.08%) ASP.NET
23 382 (12.87%) MVC
24 363 (12.23%) Fintech
25 361 (12.17%) SQL Server
26 352 (11.86%) Node.js
27 343 (11.56%) Vue.js
28 300 (10.11%) MySQL
29 291 (9.81%) TypeScript
30 275 (9.27%) Microsoft

Greenfield Project
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
1 115 (3.88%) Apache
2 64 (2.16%) CMS
3 46 (1.55%) Umbraco
4 37 (1.25%) Apache Spark
5 33 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 24 (0.81%) EPiServer
7 22 (0.74%) Kentico
7 22 (0.74%) OpenStack
7 22 (0.74%) WordPress
8 18 (0.61%) IIS
9 17 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
10 16 (0.54%) Confluence
10 16 (0.54%) SharePoint
11 11 (0.37%) nginx
12 7 (0.24%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.24%) Drupal
13 5 (0.17%) NServiceBus
14 4 (0.13%) Ethereum
14 4 (0.13%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (0.51%) Chatbot
2 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.20%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.20%) Revit
3 6 (0.20%) Sketch
4 5 (0.17%) AutoCAD
5 4 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.13%) Fireworks
5 4 (0.13%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.067%) Figma
6 2 (0.067%) InVision
7 1 (0.034%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 27 (0.91%) SAP S/4HANA
2 17 (0.57%) Shopify
3 15 (0.51%) nopCommerce
4 4 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.13%) Magento
4 4 (0.13%) SAP MM
4 4 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.10%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.067%) Quorum
6 2 (0.067%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.067%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.067%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.034%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.034%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 850 (28.65%) AWS
2 733 (24.71%) Azure
3 243 (8.19%) GCP
4 224 (7.55%) SaaS
5 146 (4.92%) Serverless
6 64 (2.16%) Amazon ECS
7 54 (1.82%) Power Platform
8 52 (1.75%) AWS Lambda
9 48 (1.62%) GitHub
10 43 (1.45%) PaaS
11 31 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
12 29 (0.98%) IaaS
13 25 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 25 (0.84%) Azure Functions
14 24 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 24 (0.81%) Apigee
15 23 (0.78%) OpenShift
16 22 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
17 21 (0.71%) Azure Machine Learning
18 18 (0.61%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (1.31%) Firewall
2 33 (1.11%) HTTP
3 19 (0.64%) Internet
4 10 (0.34%) Intranet
4 10 (0.34%) Network Security
5 9 (0.30%) Skype
5 9 (0.30%) VPN
6 6 (0.20%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.20%) Wireless
7 4 (0.13%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.13%) DNS
7 4 (0.13%) SSL
7 4 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.10%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.10%) SAN
8 3 (0.10%) SD-WAN
8 3 (0.10%) SSH
8 3 (0.10%) WAN
9 2 (0.067%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.034%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 361 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 300 (10.11%) MySQL
3 146 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 102 (3.44%) Relational Database
5 92 (3.10%) MongoDB
6 88 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
7 59 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
8 49 (1.65%) Power BI
9 45 (1.52%) Big Data
10 42 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 36 (1.21%) Amazon Redshift
11 36 (1.21%) Cosmos DB
11 36 (1.21%) SQL Server 2019
12 32 (1.08%) Data Lake
12 32 (1.08%) Redis
12 32 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 24 (0.81%) Tableau
15 15 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
16 13 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 263 (8.86%) Git (software)
2 175 (5.90%) Jenkins
3 102 (3.44%) JIRA
4 75 (2.53%) GitLab
5 65 (2.19%) Bitbucket
6 53 (1.79%) Artifactory
7 36 (1.21%) TeamCity
8 34 (1.15%) webpack
9 31 (1.04%) Xcode
10 29 (0.98%) Maven
11 28 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 27 (0.91%) Cucumber
13 26 (0.88%) Cypress.io
14 24 (0.81%) Ant
15 23 (0.78%) Mocha
15 23 (0.78%) Selenium
16 20 (0.67%) Subversion
17 18 (0.61%) Android Studio
17 18 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
18 17 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 616 (20.76%) Finance
2 182 (6.13%) Front Office
3 155 (5.22%) Banking
4 127 (4.28%) Games
5 87 (2.93%) Retail
6 62 (2.09%) Public Sector
7 54 (1.82%) Marketing
8 34 (1.15%) Advertising
9 22 (0.74%) Manufacturing
10 21 (0.71%) Law
11 18 (0.61%) Legal
12 17 (0.57%) Electronics
13 16 (0.54%) Investment Banking
13 16 (0.54%) Telecoms
14 15 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.37%) Private Banking
16 9 (0.30%) Local Government
17 6 (0.20%) Back Office
18 4 (0.13%) German Language
18 4 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,800 (60.67%) Developer
2 377 (12.71%) .NET Developer
3 367 (12.37%) Senior Developer
4 336 (11.32%) Software Engineer
5 244 (8.22%) React Developer
6 232 (7.82%) Java Developer
7 227 (7.65%) C# Developer
8 198 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 188 (6.34%) DevOps Engineer
10 183 (6.17%) Software Developer
11 167 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
12 151 (5.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 143 (4.82%) AWS Developer
14 137 (4.62%) PHP Developer
15 136 (4.58%) .NET Software Developer
16 126 (4.25%) JavaScript Developer
17 110 (3.71%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 102 (3.44%) AWS Software Engineer
19 95 (3.20%) Java Engineer
20 91 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 804 (27.10%) .NET
2 708 (23.86%) React
3 521 (17.56%) HTML
4 510 (17.19%) CSS
5 497 (16.75%) AngularJS
6 409 (13.78%) .NET Core
7 388 (13.08%) ASP.NET
8 352 (11.86%) Node.js
9 343 (11.56%) Vue.js
10 256 (8.63%) Web Services
11 182 (6.13%) .NET Framework
12 173 (5.83%) Spring
13 172 (5.80%) HTML5
14 171 (5.76%) REST
15 166 (5.59%) Laravel
16 156 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 156 (5.26%) Redux
17 146 (4.92%) Kafka
18 145 (4.89%) RESTful
19 142 (4.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 179 (6.03%) Hedge funds
2 149 (5.02%) User Experience
3 121 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 113 (3.81%) Fixed Income
5 103 (3.47%) Equities
6 102 (3.44%) Derivative
7 89 (3.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 73 (2.46%) Algorithms
9 60 (2.02%) Cloud Native
10 56 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
11 55 (1.85%) Data Structures
12 46 (1.55%) Virtual Team
13 43 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
14 38 (1.28%) Public Cloud
15 32 (1.08%) NHS
16 30 (1.01%) Social Media
17 29 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
18 28 (0.94%) Data Centre
19 22 (0.74%) Blog
20 17 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 216 (7.28%) Linux
2 94 (3.17%) Android
3 89 (3.00%) Windows
4 81 (2.73%) Apple iOS
5 29 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 20 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (0.44%) Unix
8 6 (0.20%) Debian
9 5 (0.17%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.067%) CentOS
10 2 (0.067%) Kali Linux
11 1 (0.034%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,285 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
2 710 (23.93%) DevOps
3 629 (21.20%) Software Engineering
4 546 (18.40%) Microservices
5 403 (13.58%) TDD
6 382 (12.87%) MVC
7 363 (12.23%) Fintech
8 254 (8.56%) Front End Development
9 231 (7.79%) Mentoring
10 210 (7.08%) Scrum
11 200 (6.74%) Infrastructure as Code
12 197 (6.64%) OO
13 194 (6.54%) Asset Management
14 191 (6.44%) Web Development
15 187 (6.30%) Problem-Solving
16 179 (6.03%) BDD
17 168 (5.66%) Migration
18 159 (5.36%) Investment Management
19 151 (5.09%) Test Automation
20 146 (4.92%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,164 (39.23%) JavaScript
2 832 (28.04%) C#
3 594 (20.02%) Java
4 583 (19.65%) SQL
5 436 (14.69%) Python
6 291 (9.81%) TypeScript
7 274 (9.23%) PHP
8 136 (4.58%) Go
9 92 (3.10%) C++
10 78 (2.63%) Java 8
11 77 (2.60%) ES6
11 77 (2.60%) Kotlin
12 59 (1.99%) T-SQL
13 53 (1.79%) Scala
14 42 (1.42%) PowerShell
15 40 (1.35%) C
16 39 (1.31%) Bash Shell
17 38 (1.28%) Ruby
18 30 (1.01%) Apple Swift
19 28 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 110 (3.71%) Degree
1 110 (3.71%) Security Cleared
2 102 (3.44%) SC Cleared
3 72 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
4 21 (0.71%) Master's Degree
5 12 (0.40%) PhD
6 7 (0.24%) AWS Certification
6 7 (0.24%) CISSP
7 5 (0.17%) CISM
8 4 (0.13%) CEH
8 4 (0.13%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.10%) AAT
9 3 (0.10%) ACCA
9 3 (0.10%) CIMA
10 2 (0.067%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.067%) HNC
10 2 (0.067%) ISEB
10 2 (0.067%) MBA
10 2 (0.067%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (2.73%) QA
2 18 (0.61%) WAI
3 8 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.20%) GRC
5 5 (0.17%) PMO
6 4 (0.13%) GDPR
6 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.13%) WCAG
7 3 (0.10%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.067%) NIST
8 2 (0.067%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.034%) HL7
9 1 (0.034%) JTAG
9 1 (0.034%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.034%) SLA
9 1 (0.034%) SOC 1
9 1 (0.034%) SOC 3
System Software
1 591 (19.92%) Docker
2 24 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 16 (0.54%) Xen
5 8 (0.27%) Active Directory
5 8 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.10%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.10%) OpenDJ
7 1 (0.034%) Firmware
7 1 (0.034%) GridGain
7 1 (0.034%) Snort
7 1 (0.034%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.034%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.034%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.034%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 391 (13.18%) Kubernetes
2 241 (8.12%) Terraform
3 151 (5.09%) Ansible
4 103 (3.47%) Opscode Chef
5 60 (2.02%) Prometheus
6 52 (1.75%) Puppet
7 48 (1.62%) Grafana
8 21 (0.71%) Graphite
8 21 (0.71%) ZABBIX
9 17 (0.57%) Salt
10 7 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
11 6 (0.20%) Istio
11 6 (0.20%) Rancher
12 3 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (0.10%) Kibana
12 3 (0.10%) SCCM
13 2 (0.067%) Microsoft Clustering
13 2 (0.067%) Nessus
13 2 (0.067%) Packer
13 2 (0.067%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 275 (9.27%) Microsoft
2 115 (3.88%) Google
3 55 (1.85%) Oracle
4 45 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 39 (1.31%) SAP
5 39 (1.31%) Zend
6 35 (1.18%) Sitecore
7 27 (0.91%) VMware
8 25 (0.84%) Databricks
8 25 (0.84%) Xamarin
9 21 (0.71%) Red Hat
10 19 (0.64%) Sun
11 17 (0.57%) Bloomberg
12 10 (0.34%) New Relic
13 9 (0.30%) Adobe
13 9 (0.30%) Atlassian
13 9 (0.30%) Sony
14 8 (0.27%) JDA
14 8 (0.27%) Snapchat
15 7 (0.24%) Informatica