Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

HipChat
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1143 1178 1231
Rank change year-on-year +35 +53 +77
Permanent jobs citing HipChat 15 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.012% 0.025%
As % of the Applications category 0.10% 0.14% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 19 40
UK median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% -8.00% +184.09%
10th Percentile £38,750 £34,500 £42,500
90th Percentile £85,875 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +5.56% +104.55%

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 14,469 15,416 18,049
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.56% 8.75% 9.16%
Number of salaries quoted 11,188 11,959 14,750
UK median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.62% -

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for HipChat in the UK

HipChat
Top 7 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 21 August 2018. 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 +26 15 £42,500 -26.09% 4
UK excluding London +18 14 £42,500 -10.53% 2
East of England - 9 £42,500 - 1
South East - 4 £83,750 -
North of England +36 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +35 1 - - 1
London +9 1 £22,500 -71.88% 2

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT jobs citing HipChat 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 HipChat.

1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 11 (73.33%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) Python
4 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
4 10 (66.67%) Kubernetes
5 9 (60.00%) MySQL
5 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (53.33%) JIRA
6 8 (53.33%) Java
6 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
6 8 (53.33%) Web Services
6 8 (53.33%) Workflow
6 8 (53.33%) Deployment Automation
6 8 (53.33%) DevOps
6 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (53.33%) Go
6 8 (53.33%) nginx
6 8 (53.33%) Node.js
7 7 (46.67%) Mac OS
7 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
7 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
7 7 (46.67%) Confluence
7 7 (46.67%) Bitbucket
7 7 (46.67%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (46.67%) LEMP Stack
7 7 (46.67%) Microservices
7 7 (46.67%) Dropbox
7 7 (46.67%) Publishing
7 7 (46.67%) LAMP

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 8 (53.33%) nginx
2 7 (46.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Dropbox
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.67%) CloudBees
3 1 (6.67%) GitHub
3 1 (6.67%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 9 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) Bitbucket
2 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (13.33%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Checkstyle
5 1 (6.67%) FishEye
5 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (46.67%) Multimedia
1 7 (46.67%) Publishing
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Backend Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Coach
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum Master
4 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Node.js
1 8 (53.33%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) LAMP
2 7 (46.67%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (46.67%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (26.67%) Velocity
4 1 (6.67%) Apache Axis
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
4 1 (6.67%) WSDL
4 1 (6.67%) XHTML
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (46.67%) Digital Media
3 4 (26.67%) Learning Management System
3 4 (26.67%) Virtual Team
4 3 (20.00%) e-Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Smartphone
6 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Debian
2 7 (46.67%) Mac OS
3 3 (20.00%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon Linux
4 1 (6.67%) CentOS
4 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) Scrum
3 8 (53.33%) Deployment Automation
3 8 (53.33%) DevOps
3 8 (53.33%) Workflow
4 7 (46.67%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (46.67%) Asset Management
4 7 (46.67%) Microservices
5 4 (26.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Project Management
5 4 (26.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 4 (26.67%) User Stories
6 3 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (20.00%) SDLC
7 1 (6.67%) Coaching
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (6.67%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) Python
2 8 (53.33%) Go
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) Erlang
3 7 (46.67%) Haskell
3 7 (46.67%) PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Groovy
4 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (46.67%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (13.33%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (13.33%) Mesos
3 2 (13.33%) Rancher
3 2 (13.33%) Terraform
3 2 (13.33%) yum
4 1 (6.67%) Kibana
4 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.67%) Packer
4 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Atlassian
1 7 (46.67%) Perforce
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) hybris
3 1 (6.67%) Sonatype
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter