Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for HipChat skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited HipChat over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HipChat
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1165 1184 1297
Rank change year-on-year +19 +113 +37
Permanent jobs citing HipChat 24 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.019% 0.006%
As % of the Applications category 0.15% 0.21% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 8
UK median annual salary £42,500 £65,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.62% +85.71% -44.00%
10th Percentile £33,600 £35,450 £29,250
90th Percentile £76,500 £69,750 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +23.29% +4.29% -

HipChat is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15594 16360 21629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.75% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12155 13426 17331
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +3.08%

HipChat
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing HipChat as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for HipChat in the UK

HipChat
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing HipChat.

Salary trend for HipChat in the UK

HipChat
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing HipChat over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for HipChat in the UK

HipChat
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing HipChat within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 +36 24 £42,500 -34.62% 1
London -17 14 £42,500 -34.62% 1
UK excluding London +36 10 £45,000 +23.29%
East Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
Midlands - 4 £37,500 -
North of England +11 3 £42,500 -19.05%
South West +11 3 £49,000 +34.25%
Yorkshire - 2 £42,000 -
North West -10 1 £42,500 -19.05%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT jobs citing HipChat also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for HipChat.

1 21 (87.50%) JIRA
2 15 (62.50%) Confluence
3 12 (50.00%) Atlassian
3 12 (50.00%) Linux
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (45.83%) Python
4 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
4 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
5 10 (41.67%) Java
6 9 (37.50%) PHP
6 9 (37.50%) MySQL
6 9 (37.50%) Unix
7 8 (33.33%) Finance
7 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (33.33%) Kafka
8 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
8 7 (29.17%) Puppet
9 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 6 (25.00%) Redis
9 6 (25.00%) New Relic
9 6 (25.00%) DevOps
9 6 (25.00%) Scala
9 6 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.83%) Spring
10 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
10 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
10 5 (20.83%) SaaS
10 5 (20.83%) RESTful

HipChat
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 15 (62.50%) Confluence
2 3 (12.50%) Alfresco
2 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 3 (12.50%) WordPress
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (8.33%) Apache Spark
3 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
3 2 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (4.17%) Drupal
4 1 (4.17%) JBoss
4 1 (4.17%) Jetty
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Magento
2 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) SaaS
2 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) Slack
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
3 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) CloudFront
3 1 (4.17%) G Suite
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.17%) Office 365
3 1 (4.17%) Route 53
3 1 (4.17%) Serverless
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 3 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.17%) IPv4
3 1 (4.17%) IPv6
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) MySQL
2 7 (29.17%) NoSQL
3 6 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (25.00%) Redis
4 5 (20.83%) Hadoop
4 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) Big Data
5 1 (4.17%) Flink
5 1 (4.17%) HDInsight
5 1 (4.17%) Infinispan
5 1 (4.17%) InfluxDB
5 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) JIRA
2 11 (45.83%) Git (software)
2 11 (45.83%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.67%) Grunt
4 3 (12.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (12.50%) GitLab
4 3 (12.50%) Maven
4 3 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (12.50%) Vagrant
5 2 (8.33%) Bower
5 2 (8.33%) gulp
6 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.17%) Babel
6 1 (4.17%) Gradle
6 1 (4.17%) Mocha
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (4.17%) PhpStorm
6 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Linux Support
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) Kafka
2 6 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (20.83%) RESTful
3 5 (20.83%) Spring
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (16.67%) LAMP
4 4 (16.67%) Node.js
4 4 (16.67%) Sass
4 4 (16.67%) Swagger
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) HTML5
5 3 (12.50%) Java EE
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 3 (12.50%) LESS
5 3 (12.50%) OAuth
5 3 (12.50%) REST
5 3 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (8.33%) Ajax
6 2 (8.33%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.17%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (20.83%) Change Control
4 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
4 5 (20.83%) Microservices
5 4 (16.67%) API Development
5 4 (16.67%) Scrum
5 4 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 3 (12.50%) BDD
6 3 (12.50%) Load Balancing
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) MVC
7 2 (8.33%) Open Source
7 2 (8.33%) SEO
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Python
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) PHP
4 6 (25.00%) Scala
5 5 (20.83%) Go
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
7 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.17%) Groovy
7 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.17%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) RHCE
1 2 (8.33%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
2 4 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (4.17%) Gluster
4 1 (4.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) Puppet
2 4 (16.67%) Grafana
3 3 (12.50%) Ansible
4 2 (8.33%) logstash
4 2 (8.33%) Prometheus
5 1 (4.17%) Check_MK
5 1 (4.17%) Graylog
5 1 (4.17%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (4.17%) Icinga
5 1 (4.17%) Kibana
5 1 (4.17%) Nagios
5 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.17%) Pingdom
5 1 (4.17%) StackStorm
5 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Atlassian
2 6 (25.00%) New Relic
3 4 (16.67%) Splunk
4 3 (12.50%) Adobe
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (8.33%) Apigee
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) MuleSoft
5 2 (8.33%) WSO2
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco
6 1 (4.17%) Databricks
6 1 (4.17%) Google
6 1 (4.17%) Infobright
6 1 (4.17%) PagerDuty
6 1 (4.17%) Qualys
6 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com