Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Greenfield Project
UK
6 months to
20 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 92 78 89
Rank change year-on-year -14 +11 -4
Permanent jobs citing Greenfield Project 4,256 1,923 4,747
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.52% 3.91% 3.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.75% 10.89% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,617 1,774 4,310
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +2.04% +3.16%

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 48,649 17,659 49,728
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.19% 35.95% 35.18%
Number of salaries quoted 29,213 14,314 37,926
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,788 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £53,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +8.49% +0.95%
75th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £72,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% +6.67% -

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 -15 3,866 £62,500 +4.17% 749
UK excluding London +12 2,334 £54,000 +8.00% 399
London -41 1,696 £75,000 +3.45% 370
Work from Home +16 1,568 £65,000 +13.04% 165
North of England -1 636 £52,500 +8.25% 141
South East -30 553 £55,000 +10.00% 92
Midlands +67 517 £52,500 +5.00% 89
West Midlands +79 465 £52,500 +5.00% 61
North West +29 418 £50,000 - 79
South West +49 303 £50,000 +2.04% 36
Scotland +7 193 £57,500 +27.78% 11
Yorkshire -40 191 £55,000 +15.79% 42
East of England -37 92 £60,000 +4.35% 19
East Midlands -57 51 £47,500 -5.00% 28
Northern Ireland -29 30 £57,500 +15.00% 6
North East -41 27 £45,000 +2.86% 20
Wales -49 12 £51,250 +13.89% 5

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 1,912 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
2 1,456 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 1,137 (26.72%) React
4 1,132 (26.60%) .NET
5 1,090 (25.61%) Azure
6 1,028 (24.15%) C#
7 1,025 (24.08%) DevOps
8 983 (23.10%) AWS
9 956 (22.46%) Microservices
10 931 (21.88%) SQL
11 880 (20.68%) Docker
12 803 (18.87%) Java
13 788 (18.52%) Software Engineering
14 727 (17.08%) Mentoring
15 637 (14.97%) Finance
16 636 (14.94%) CSS
17 608 (14.29%) Kubernetes
18 606 (14.24%) HTML
19 605 (14.22%) Python
20 577 (13.56%) Full Stack Development
21 547 (12.85%) AngularJS
22 546 (12.83%) Microsoft
23 522 (12.27%) TDD
24 514 (12.08%) .NET Core
25 511 (12.01%) Social Skills
26 497 (11.68%) Terraform
27 485 (11.40%) Node.js
28 481 (11.30%) MVC
29 448 (10.53%) TypeScript
30 434 (10.20%) 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
1 107 (2.51%) CMS
2 62 (1.46%) WordPress
3 58 (1.36%) Elasticsearch
4 46 (1.08%) Apache Spark
5 43 (1.01%) Umbraco
6 28 (0.66%) Apache
7 23 (0.54%) SharePoint
8 19 (0.45%) Apache Solr
8 19 (0.45%) Confluence
9 15 (0.35%) nginx
10 14 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
10 14 (0.33%) LiveCycle
10 14 (0.33%) Mule
11 10 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
12 9 (0.21%) WebSphere
13 8 (0.19%) Luigi
14 7 (0.16%) Tomcat
15 6 (0.14%) Drupal
15 6 (0.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (0.40%) Chatbot
2 16 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (0.35%) Sketch
4 14 (0.33%) Figma
5 10 (0.23%) InVision
6 6 (0.14%) Zeplin
7 5 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.12%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.094%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (0.094%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.070%) Revit
10 2 (0.047%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.047%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.047%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.023%) Adobe XD
11 1 (0.023%) InDesign
11 1 (0.023%) OrCAD
11 1 (0.023%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 33 (0.78%) Magento
2 24 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.094%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.094%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.094%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.094%) SAP HR
3 4 (0.094%) SAP SD
3 4 (0.094%) Shopify
4 3 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.047%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.047%) nopCommerce
5 2 (0.047%) SAP MDG
5 2 (0.047%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.023%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.023%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.023%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.023%) SAP BRIM
6 1 (0.023%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.023%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.023%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1,090 (25.61%) Azure
2 983 (23.10%) AWS
3 364 (8.55%) SaaS
4 278 (6.53%) Serverless
5 276 (6.48%) GCP
6 103 (2.42%) Azure Service Bus
7 102 (2.40%) iPaaS
8 96 (2.26%) Amazon ECS
9 83 (1.95%) PaaS
10 82 (1.93%) Microsoft 365
11 80 (1.88%) GitHub
11 80 (1.88%) Power Platform
12 65 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
13 59 (1.39%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 55 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
15 54 (1.27%) AWS CloudFormation
15 54 (1.27%) Boomi
16 50 (1.17%) AtomSphere
17 46 (1.08%) Codefresh
18 44 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (0.75%) DNS
2 28 (0.66%) Firewall
3 16 (0.38%) HTTP
4 14 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (0.31%) Broadband
5 13 (0.31%) WAN
6 12 (0.28%) TCP/IP
7 10 (0.23%) Internet
7 10 (0.23%) LAN
8 8 (0.19%) Multicast
9 7 (0.16%) Intranet
9 7 (0.16%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.16%) VPN
10 6 (0.14%) tcpdump
11 5 (0.12%) Network Security
12 4 (0.094%) FIX Connectivity
12 4 (0.094%) SD-WAN
12 4 (0.094%) Skype
12 4 (0.094%) SSL
12 4 (0.094%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 402 (9.45%) SQL Server
2 219 (5.15%) NoSQL
3 213 (5.00%) MySQL
4 121 (2.84%) MongoDB
5 108 (2.54%) Relational Database
6 83 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
7 66 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
8 65 (1.53%) Power BI
9 55 (1.29%) Big Data
10 48 (1.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 42 (0.99%) Data Lake
12 36 (0.85%) Blockchain
13 34 (0.80%) SQL Server 2019
14 28 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
14 28 (0.66%) Redis
14 28 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (0.63%) Tableau
16 25 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 24 (0.56%) Hadoop
18 20 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 292 (6.86%) Git (software)
2 193 (4.53%) Jenkins
3 115 (2.70%) GitLab
4 102 (2.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 92 (2.16%) TeamCity
6 90 (2.11%) JIRA
7 86 (2.02%) Artifactory
8 83 (1.95%) CircleCI
9 71 (1.67%) Selenium
10 55 (1.29%) webpack
11 47 (1.10%) Travis CI
12 43 (1.01%) Cucumber
13 42 (0.99%) Bitbucket
14 38 (0.89%) WebDriver
15 36 (0.85%) SpecFlow
16 35 (0.82%) Cypress.io
17 29 (0.68%) Visual Studio
18 21 (0.49%) Maven
18 21 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
19 17 (0.40%) Jasmine
General
1 637 (14.97%) Finance
2 511 (12.01%) Social Skills
3 163 (3.83%) Retail
4 134 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 133 (3.13%) Games
6 88 (2.07%) Public Sector
7 87 (2.04%) Marketing
8 79 (1.86%) Front Office
9 75 (1.76%) Banking
10 54 (1.27%) Manufacturing
11 47 (1.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 43 (1.01%) Legal
13 41 (0.96%) Advertising
14 40 (0.94%) Telecoms
15 39 (0.92%) Automotive
16 37 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
17 30 (0.70%) Organisational Skills
18 26 (0.61%) Aerospace
19 25 (0.59%) Electronics
20 23 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2,574 (60.48%) Developer
2 541 (12.71%) Senior Developer
3 481 (11.30%) .NET Developer
4 359 (8.44%) Software Developer
5 331 (7.78%) Software Engineer
6 271 (6.37%) Java Developer
7 262 (6.16%) Architect
8 235 (5.52%) PHP Developer
9 224 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 210 (4.93%) Full Stack Developer
11 203 (4.77%) C# Developer
12 199 (4.68%) React Developer
13 178 (4.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 168 (3.95%) AWS Engineer
15 152 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
16 144 (3.38%) Lead Developer
17 122 (2.87%) .NET Software Developer
18 114 (2.68%) ServiceNow Developer
19 107 (2.51%) AWS DevOps
20 106 (2.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,137 (26.72%) React
2 1,132 (26.60%) .NET
3 636 (14.94%) CSS
4 606 (14.24%) HTML
5 547 (12.85%) AngularJS
6 514 (12.08%) .NET Core
7 485 (11.40%) Node.js
8 427 (10.03%) ASP.NET
9 382 (8.98%) REST
10 322 (7.57%) Vue.js
11 302 (7.10%) Spring
12 285 (6.70%) Web Services
13 242 (5.69%) .NET Framework
14 221 (5.19%) RESTful
15 184 (4.32%) ASP.NET MVC
16 166 (3.90%) GraphQL
17 163 (3.83%) Kafka
18 159 (3.74%) HTML5
19 153 (3.59%) Redux
20 132 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 201 (4.72%) User Experience
2 130 (3.05%) Virtual Team
3 126 (2.96%) Mobile App
4 85 (2.00%) Hedge funds
5 84 (1.97%) e-Learning
6 70 (1.64%) Algorithms
6 70 (1.64%) Equities
7 66 (1.55%) Cloud Native
8 59 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 49 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
10 47 (1.10%) Derivative
10 47 (1.10%) Fixed Income
11 43 (1.01%) Legacy Applications
12 41 (0.96%) Data Centre
13 35 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
14 29 (0.68%) Legacy Code
14 29 (0.68%) Legacy Systems
15 27 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
15 27 (0.63%) Market Risk
16 25 (0.59%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 237 (5.57%) Linux
2 125 (2.94%) Windows
3 88 (2.07%) Android
4 75 (1.76%) Apple iOS
5 59 (1.39%) Unix
6 21 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.21%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.094%) CentOS
9 4 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.094%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.070%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.047%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.047%) Debian
11 2 (0.047%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.047%) Windows Server 2016
12 1 (0.023%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.023%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.023%) SafeRTOS
12 1 (0.023%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,912 (44.92%) Agile Software Development
2 1,025 (24.08%) DevOps
3 956 (22.46%) Microservices
4 788 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 727 (17.08%) Mentoring
6 577 (13.56%) Full Stack Development
7 522 (12.27%) TDD
8 481 (11.30%) MVC
9 434 (10.20%) Fintech
10 382 (8.98%) E-Commerce
11 361 (8.48%) Front End Development
12 270 (6.34%) Scrum
13 256 (6.02%) Computer Science
14 254 (5.97%) Test Automation
15 238 (5.59%) Analytics
16 237 (5.57%) Infrastructure as Code
17 228 (5.36%) OO
18 227 (5.33%) Open Source
19 218 (5.12%) Web Development
20 210 (4.93%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1,456 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 1,028 (24.15%) C#
3 931 (21.88%) SQL
4 803 (18.87%) Java
5 605 (14.22%) Python
6 448 (10.53%) TypeScript
7 362 (8.51%) PHP
8 333 (7.82%) Go
9 119 (2.80%) C++
10 102 (2.40%) ES6
11 86 (2.02%) Scala
12 72 (1.69%) Bash Shell
12 72 (1.69%) C
12 72 (1.69%) Java 8
13 71 (1.67%) PowerShell
14 70 (1.64%) Kotlin
15 68 (1.60%) T-SQL
16 50 (1.17%) Ruby
17 42 (0.99%) Dart
18 24 (0.56%) Rust
Qualifications
1 410 (9.63%) Security Cleared
2 395 (9.28%) SC Cleared
3 202 (4.75%) Degree
4 99 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 62 (1.46%) Master's Degree
6 38 (0.89%) PhD
7 18 (0.42%) AWS Certification
8 14 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 10 (0.23%) CISSP
10 9 (0.21%) CEH
10 9 (0.21%) CISM
11 7 (0.16%) CESG Certified Professional
12 6 (0.14%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.14%) MBA
13 4 (0.094%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.094%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.070%) CCNA
14 3 (0.070%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.070%) MCSA
14 3 (0.070%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (3.03%) QA
2 30 (0.70%) Accessibility
3 19 (0.45%) GRC
4 17 (0.40%) GDPR
5 11 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 10 (0.23%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.21%) PMO
8 7 (0.16%) WCAG
9 5 (0.12%) SLA
10 4 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials
10 4 (0.094%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.047%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.047%) GxP
11 2 (0.047%) PSD2
11 2 (0.047%) WAI
12 1 (0.023%) NCSC
12 1 (0.023%) NIST
12 1 (0.023%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 1 (0.023%) SOC 3
System Software
1 880 (20.68%) Docker
2 29 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.070%) OpenAM
6 3 (0.070%) OpenDJ
7 2 (0.047%) Firmware
7 2 (0.047%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.047%) Xen
8 1 (0.023%) Snort
8 1 (0.023%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 608 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 497 (11.68%) Terraform
3 144 (3.38%) Ansible
4 106 (2.49%) Grafana
5 91 (2.14%) Prometheus
6 52 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
7 51 (1.20%) Puppet
8 17 (0.40%) Kibana
9 12 (0.28%) Rancher
10 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (0.14%) Argo
12 5 (0.12%) Packer
13 3 (0.070%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.070%) Salt
14 2 (0.047%) Consul
15 1 (0.023%) Control-M
15 1 (0.023%) FortiGate
15 1 (0.023%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 546 (12.83%) Microsoft
2 272 (6.39%) ServiceNow
3 224 (5.26%) Google
4 90 (2.11%) Oracle
5 88 (2.07%) MuleSoft
6 70 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
7 69 (1.62%) SAP
8 67 (1.57%) Adobe
9 52 (1.22%) Dell
10 32 (0.75%) SnapLogic
11 28 (0.66%) Talend
12 17 (0.40%) Databricks
12 17 (0.40%) Zend
13 13 (0.31%) Atlassian
13 13 (0.31%) Snapchat
13 13 (0.31%) VMware
14 12 (0.28%) BT
15 11 (0.26%) Sun
15 11 (0.26%) Xamarin
16 10 (0.23%) Sony