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

Greenfield Project
UK
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 91 84 80
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Greenfield Project 4,468 2,113 4,853
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.46% 3.80% 3.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.55% 10.88% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3,909 1,959 4,405
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £87,500 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -

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 52,251 19,415 47,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.50% 34.87% 35.34%
Number of salaries quoted 31,839 16,137 36,784
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,875 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £82,500 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% +7.22% -

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -4 4,080 £67,500 +12.50% 642
UK excluding London +6 2,336 £57,500 +15.00% 328
London -22 1,868 £80,000 +10.34% 342
Work from Home +17 1,849 £67,500 +12.50% 151
North of England -3 709 £55,000 +10.00% 110
South East -27 568 £55,000 +10.00% 80
Midlands +40 507 £60,000 +20.00% 49
North West +23 439 £55,000 +10.00% 65
West Midlands +59 428 £60,000 +20.00% 30
South West +55 280 £60,000 +22.45% 38
Yorkshire -19 238 £55,000 +10.00% 32
Scotland +1 173 £65,000 +28.71% 21
East Midlands -46 78 £52,500 +5.00% 19
East of England -101 62 £60,000 - 20
North East -42 32 £55,000 +37.50% 13
Northern Ireland -39 26 £51,250 -2.38% 1
Wales -47 13 £51,500 +14.44% 9

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 1,781 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1,513 (33.86%) JavaScript
3 1,148 (25.69%) React
4 1,092 (24.44%) Azure
5 1,088 (24.35%) DevOps
6 1,036 (23.19%) AWS
7 1,035 (23.16%) .NET
8 959 (21.46%) Microservices
9 913 (20.43%) Docker
10 898 (20.10%) Software Engineering
11 897 (20.08%) C#
12 820 (18.35%) Java
13 796 (17.82%) SQL
14 769 (17.21%) Finance
15 709 (15.87%) Mentoring
16 679 (15.20%) Kubernetes
17 642 (14.37%) CSS
18 622 (13.92%) Python
19 620 (13.88%) HTML
20 576 (12.89%) Full Stack Development
21 542 (12.13%) AngularJS
22 524 (11.73%) Social Skills
23 517 (11.57%) PHP
24 507 (11.35%) TDD
25 506 (11.32%) Terraform
26 499 (11.17%) Node.js
27 496 (11.10%) TypeScript
28 492 (11.01%) Microsoft
29 490 (10.97%) Go
30 468 (10.47%) Fintech

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 96 (2.15%) CMS
2 72 (1.61%) WordPress
3 71 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
4 53 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 44 (0.98%) Umbraco
6 37 (0.83%) Apache
7 21 (0.47%) SharePoint
8 20 (0.45%) Mule
8 20 (0.45%) nginx
9 18 (0.40%) Apache Solr
10 16 (0.36%) Confluence
11 15 (0.34%) EPiServer
12 14 (0.31%) LiveCycle
13 12 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 12 (0.27%) Apache Airflow
14 10 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.22%) IBM Domino
15 9 (0.20%) WebSphere
16 8 (0.18%) Luigi
16 8 (0.18%) SAS
Applications
1 25 (0.56%) Sketch
2 22 (0.49%) Figma
3 19 (0.43%) InVision
4 12 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (0.25%) Chatbot
6 9 (0.20%) Zeplin
7 6 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (0.11%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.090%) Adobe XD
9 4 (0.090%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.045%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.022%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.022%) Revit
11 1 (0.022%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 30 (0.67%) Magento
2 20 (0.45%) SAP S/4HANA
3 11 (0.25%) SAP CO
3 11 (0.25%) SAP FI
3 11 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.11%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.090%) NetSuite
6 3 (0.067%) Distributed Ledger
6 3 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.067%) Sentinel
7 2 (0.045%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.045%) HFM
7 2 (0.045%) nopCommerce
7 2 (0.045%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.045%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.045%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.045%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.022%) Loan IQ
8 1 (0.022%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.022%) SAP BRIM
Cloud Services
1 1,092 (24.44%) Azure
2 1,036 (23.19%) AWS
3 459 (10.27%) SaaS
4 350 (7.83%) GCP
5 235 (5.26%) Serverless
6 110 (2.46%) iPaaS
7 99 (2.22%) GitHub
8 91 (2.04%) Microsoft 365
9 88 (1.97%) Power Platform
10 87 (1.95%) Amazon ECS
11 72 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
12 67 (1.50%) PaaS
13 63 (1.41%) Azure Service Bus
14 58 (1.30%) Boomi
14 58 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
15 56 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
16 54 (1.21%) AtomSphere
17 47 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
18 45 (1.01%) Codefresh
19 44 (0.98%) Azure Cosmos DB
Communications & Networking
1 40 (0.90%) DNS
2 26 (0.58%) Firewall
3 22 (0.49%) HTTP
4 18 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
5 17 (0.38%) WAN
6 15 (0.34%) LAN
7 13 (0.29%) Broadband
8 12 (0.27%) TCP/IP
9 10 (0.22%) Internet
9 10 (0.22%) Unified Communications
10 9 (0.20%) Network Security
11 8 (0.18%) Multicast
12 7 (0.16%) tcpdump
13 5 (0.11%) FIX Connectivity
13 5 (0.11%) VoIP
13 5 (0.11%) VPN
14 4 (0.090%) SAN
14 4 (0.090%) Softphone
15 3 (0.067%) Converged Networks
15 3 (0.067%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (8.77%) SQL Server
2 281 (6.29%) MySQL
3 183 (4.10%) NoSQL
4 116 (2.60%) MongoDB
5 98 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
6 97 (2.17%) Relational Database
7 72 (1.61%) Power BI
8 66 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
9 61 (1.37%) Big Data
10 52 (1.16%) Blockchain
11 40 (0.90%) Data Lake
12 38 (0.85%) SQL Server 2019
13 35 (0.78%) Redis
14 33 (0.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 32 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 28 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 28 (0.63%) Tableau
17 27 (0.60%) Azure SQL Database
17 27 (0.60%) Hadoop
18 22 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 299 (6.69%) Git (software)
2 182 (4.07%) Jenkins
3 106 (2.37%) GitLab
4 94 (2.10%) Octopus Deploy
5 86 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 76 (1.70%) CircleCI
7 71 (1.59%) Artifactory
8 63 (1.41%) Selenium
9 58 (1.30%) JIRA
10 51 (1.14%) webpack
11 46 (1.03%) Travis CI
12 38 (0.85%) Cucumber
12 38 (0.85%) Cypress.io
12 38 (0.85%) Visual Studio
13 32 (0.72%) Bitbucket
14 29 (0.65%) Maven
14 29 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
15 28 (0.63%) Subversion
16 26 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 25 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 769 (17.21%) Finance
2 524 (11.73%) Social Skills
3 200 (4.48%) Games
4 155 (3.47%) Retail
5 143 (3.20%) Banking
6 118 (2.64%) Analytical Skills
7 99 (2.22%) Marketing
8 83 (1.86%) Public Sector
9 52 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 48 (1.07%) Front Office
11 39 (0.87%) Telecoms
12 37 (0.83%) Advertising
13 36 (0.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 33 (0.74%) Back Office
15 30 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
16 29 (0.65%) Legal
17 28 (0.63%) Automotive
17 28 (0.63%) Organisational Skills
18 27 (0.60%) Electronics
19 25 (0.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2,704 (60.52%) Developer
2 576 (12.89%) Senior Developer
3 439 (9.83%) .NET Developer
4 374 (8.37%) PHP Developer
5 356 (7.97%) Software Engineer
6 320 (7.16%) Architect
7 304 (6.80%) Software Developer
8 277 (6.20%) Java Developer
9 237 (5.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 221 (4.95%) DevOps Engineer
11 191 (4.27%) Full Stack Developer
12 173 (3.87%) React Developer
13 165 (3.69%) C# Developer
14 164 (3.67%) Lead Developer
15 154 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
16 128 (2.86%) AWS Engineer
17 122 (2.73%) Principal Developer
18 117 (2.62%) Java Engineer
19 106 (2.37%) ServiceNow Developer
20 100 (2.24%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,148 (25.69%) React
2 1,035 (23.16%) .NET
3 642 (14.37%) CSS
4 620 (13.88%) HTML
5 542 (12.13%) AngularJS
6 499 (11.17%) Node.js
7 462 (10.34%) .NET Core
8 402 (9.00%) REST
9 383 (8.57%) ASP.NET
10 338 (7.56%) Spring
11 305 (6.83%) RESTful
12 271 (6.07%) Vue.js
12 271 (6.07%) Web Services
13 200 (4.48%) .NET Framework
14 155 (3.47%) ASP.NET MVC
15 153 (3.42%) HTML5
16 152 (3.40%) Kafka
17 145 (3.25%) GraphQL
18 143 (3.20%) Redux
19 142 (3.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 233 (5.21%) User Experience
2 188 (4.21%) Virtual Team
3 185 (4.14%) e-Learning
4 131 (2.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 115 (2.57%) Mobile App
6 78 (1.75%) Algorithms
7 68 (1.52%) Cloud Native
8 59 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 50 (1.12%) Legacy Applications
10 49 (1.10%) Legacy Systems
11 46 (1.03%) Equities
12 43 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
13 41 (0.92%) Derivative
14 36 (0.81%) Data Centre
15 35 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
16 34 (0.76%) Data Structures
17 31 (0.69%) Legacy Code
18 27 (0.60%) Fixed Income
18 27 (0.60%) Public Cloud
19 26 (0.58%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 236 (5.28%) Linux
2 149 (3.33%) Windows
3 105 (2.35%) Android
4 103 (2.31%) Apple iOS
5 41 (0.92%) Unix
6 26 (0.58%) Windows Server
7 13 (0.29%) Windows 10
8 11 (0.25%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.11%) CentOS
10 5 (0.11%) Debian
11 4 (0.090%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.090%) Windows Server 2019
12 2 (0.045%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.045%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.045%) Windows Server 2016
13 1 (0.022%) Embedded Linux
13 1 (0.022%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,781 (39.86%) Agile Software Development
2 1,088 (24.35%) DevOps
3 959 (21.46%) Microservices
4 898 (20.10%) Software Engineering
5 709 (15.87%) Mentoring
6 576 (12.89%) Full Stack Development
7 507 (11.35%) TDD
8 468 (10.47%) Fintech
9 429 (9.60%) E-Commerce
10 424 (9.49%) MVC
11 405 (9.06%) Front End Development
12 273 (6.11%) Scrum
13 253 (5.66%) Open Source
14 243 (5.44%) Computer Science
15 239 (5.35%) Analytics
16 228 (5.10%) OO
17 222 (4.97%) Project Delivery
18 219 (4.90%) Problem-Solving
19 217 (4.86%) Test Automation
20 216 (4.83%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 1,513 (33.86%) JavaScript
2 897 (20.08%) C#
3 820 (18.35%) Java
4 796 (17.82%) SQL
5 622 (13.92%) Python
6 517 (11.57%) PHP
7 496 (11.10%) TypeScript
8 490 (10.97%) Go
9 115 (2.57%) C++
9 115 (2.57%) Kotlin
10 96 (2.15%) Dart
10 96 (2.15%) Java 8
11 93 (2.08%) Scala
12 84 (1.88%) ES6
13 78 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 76 (1.70%) Ruby
15 67 (1.50%) PowerShell
16 66 (1.48%) T-SQL
17 65 (1.45%) C
18 44 (0.98%) Java 11
Qualifications
1 363 (8.12%) Security Cleared
2 353 (7.90%) SC Cleared
3 181 (4.05%) Degree
4 71 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 50 (1.12%) Master's Degree
6 31 (0.69%) PhD
7 17 (0.38%) AWS Certification
8 10 (0.22%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.16%) CISSP
10 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.090%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (0.090%) CompTIA Security+
11 4 (0.090%) DBS Check
11 4 (0.090%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.090%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.090%) SANS
12 3 (0.067%) CCNP
12 3 (0.067%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.067%) MCSA
12 3 (0.067%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 153 (3.42%) QA
2 38 (0.85%) Accessibility
3 15 (0.34%) GRC
4 13 (0.29%) PMO
5 10 (0.22%) GDPR
6 9 (0.20%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.20%) SLA
7 8 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.16%) WCAG
9 6 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (0.067%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.067%) GxP
10 3 (0.067%) NCSC
11 2 (0.045%) IFRS
11 2 (0.045%) NIST
11 2 (0.045%) PSD2
12 1 (0.022%) COBIT
12 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 1 (0.022%) SOC 1
12 1 (0.022%) SOC 2
System Software
1 913 (20.43%) Docker
2 45 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.11%) Firmware
6 3 (0.067%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.067%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.067%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.045%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.022%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.022%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 679 (15.20%) Kubernetes
2 506 (11.32%) Terraform
3 172 (3.85%) Ansible
4 98 (2.19%) Grafana
5 76 (1.70%) Prometheus
6 66 (1.48%) Puppet
7 57 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
8 26 (0.58%) Kibana
9 14 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
10 7 (0.16%) Rancher
11 6 (0.13%) Argo
12 5 (0.11%) Packer
13 3 (0.067%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.067%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (0.067%) Istio
14 2 (0.045%) Consul
14 2 (0.045%) Nessus
15 1 (0.022%) Fortio
15 1 (0.022%) Kiali
15 1 (0.022%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 492 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 266 (5.95%) ServiceNow
3 232 (5.19%) Google
4 97 (2.17%) MuleSoft
5 83 (1.86%) Oracle
6 71 (1.59%) Adobe
7 64 (1.43%) SAP
8 62 (1.39%) Salesforce.com
9 57 (1.28%) Dell
10 32 (0.72%) SnapLogic
11 24 (0.54%) Zend
12 21 (0.47%) Talend
13 20 (0.45%) IBM
13 20 (0.45%) VMware
14 15 (0.34%) Databricks
15 13 (0.29%) Atlassian
16 12 (0.27%) Cisco
17 11 (0.25%) BT
17 11 (0.25%) Red Hat
18 10 (0.22%) Sony