Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HipChat
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1181 1306
Rank change year-on-year +38 +125 +16
Permanent jobs citing HipChat 20 36 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.011% 0.019% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.13% 0.21% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 11 25 5
UK median annual salary £42,500 £62,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +78.57% -44.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £38,450 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £40,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +16.56% +16.43% -

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 15219 16995 21807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.71% 8.87% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11811 13903 17434
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,375 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year +3.03% -1.49% +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 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for HipChat in the UK

HipChat
Top 8 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 18 October 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 +59 20 £42,500 -32.00% 4
London -13 13 £42,500 -32.00% 3
UK excluding London +65 7 £47,500 +16.56% 1
East Midlands +54 3 - - 1
Midlands +37 3 - - 1
North of England +17 2 £42,000 -6.67%
South West +9 2 £47,500 +32.87%
Yorkshire - 2 £42,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 18 (90.00%) JIRA
2 13 (65.00%) Confluence
3 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (45.00%) Unix
4 9 (45.00%) Atlassian
5 8 (40.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) PHP
5 8 (40.00%) Python
6 7 (35.00%) MySQL
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
7 6 (30.00%) Scala
7 6 (30.00%) Puppet
7 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
7 6 (30.00%) Kafka
8 5 (25.00%) Change Control
8 5 (25.00%) Redis
8 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
8 5 (25.00%) RESTful
8 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
8 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (25.00%) Go
8 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (25.00%) New Relic
8 5 (25.00%) Microservices

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 13 (65.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) WordPress
3 1 (5.00%) Apache
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.00%) Drupal
3 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.00%) Jetty
3 1 (5.00%) nginx
3 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Magento
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (10.00%) Slack
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) CloudFront
3 1 (5.00%) G Suite
3 1 (5.00%) GitHub
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Office 365
3 1 (5.00%) Route 53
3 1 (5.00%) Serverless
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (15.00%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (5.00%) IPv4
3 1 (5.00%) IPv6
3 1 (5.00%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (25.00%) Redis
3 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (5.00%) HDInsight
4 1 (5.00%) InfluxDB
4 1 (5.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (90.00%) JIRA
2 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 10 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) Grunt
4 3 (15.00%) GitLab
4 3 (15.00%) Maven
4 3 (15.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (15.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
5 2 (10.00%) Bower
5 2 (10.00%) gulp
6 1 (5.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (5.00%) Babel
6 1 (5.00%) Gradle
6 1 (5.00%) Mocha
6 1 (5.00%) PhpStorm
6 1 (5.00%) Travis CI
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Linux Support
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Drupal Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (5.00%) Unix Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Kafka
2 5 (25.00%) ActiveMQ
2 5 (25.00%) RESTful
3 4 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) Sass
3 4 (20.00%) Spring
3 4 (20.00%) Swagger
4 3 (15.00%) CSS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
4 3 (15.00%) Java EE
4 3 (15.00%) jQuery
4 3 (15.00%) JSON
4 3 (15.00%) LAMP
4 3 (15.00%) LESS
4 3 (15.00%) Node.js
4 3 (15.00%) OAuth
4 3 (15.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) SOAP
5 2 (10.00%) CSS3
5 2 (10.00%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) W3C
3 1 (5.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media
3 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 9 (45.00%) Unix
3 1 (5.00%) FreeBSD
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (25.00%) Microservices
3 4 (20.00%) API Development
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) BDD
4 3 (15.00%) DevOps
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Workflow
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) SEO
6 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) PHP
1 8 (40.00%) Python
2 6 (30.00%) Scala
3 5 (25.00%) Go
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) RHCE
1 1 (5.00%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Docker
1 4 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (10.00%) Ansible
2 2 (10.00%) Grafana
3 1 (5.00%) Icinga
3 1 (5.00%) logstash
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Prometheus
3 1 (5.00%) StackStorm
3 1 (5.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Atlassian
2 5 (25.00%) New Relic
3 3 (15.00%) Adobe
3 3 (15.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) Apigee
4 2 (10.00%) IBM
4 2 (10.00%) MuleSoft
4 2 (10.00%) WSO2
5 1 (5.00%) Databricks
5 1 (5.00%) Google
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com