Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for IBM UrbanCode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited IBM UrbanCode over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM UrbanCode
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 875 1074 1137
Rank change year-on-year +199 +63 +57
Permanent jobs citing IBM UrbanCode 195 90 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.055% 0.042%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.76% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 68 24 61
UK median annual salary £55,000 £56,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.65% -37.22% +44.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £43,225 £33,750
90th Percentile £88,500 £81,250 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £51,500 -
% change year-on-year -7.77% - -

IBM UrbanCode is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,692 33,084 35,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.86% 20.08% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20,304 26,750 29,060
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

IBM UrbanCode
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM UrbanCode in the UK

IBM UrbanCode
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for IBM UrbanCode in the UK

IBM UrbanCode
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IBM UrbanCode over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for IBM UrbanCode in the UK

IBM UrbanCode
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IBM UrbanCode within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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 +179 155 £66,026 +16.86% 19
London +163 121 £70,000 +20.69% 18
UK excluding London +111 74 £47,500 -7.77% 2
Scotland +29 40 £48,004 -
North West +67 28 £43,250 -
North of England +58 28 £43,250 -5.98%
South West +22 5 - - 1
South East - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing IBM UrbanCode 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 IBM UrbanCode.

1 158 (81.03%) DevOps
2 131 (67.18%) Jenkins
3 129 (66.15%) Ansible
4 127 (65.13%) Opscode Chef
5 123 (63.08%) Continuous Integration
6 112 (57.44%) Docker
7 110 (56.41%) Terraform
7 110 (56.41%) Splunk
8 107 (54.87%) Continuous Delivery
8 107 (54.87%) Infrastructure as Code
9 103 (52.82%) Linux
10 102 (52.31%) Azure
10 102 (52.31%) AWS
11 95 (48.72%) Microservices
12 94 (48.21%) Banking
13 90 (46.15%) Windows
13 90 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
13 90 (46.15%) GCP
14 88 (45.13%) Puppet
15 87 (44.62%) Software Engineering
16 86 (44.10%) Kubernetes
17 84 (43.08%) Git (software)
18 83 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
19 80 (41.03%) Elastic Stack
20 79 (40.51%) Consul
20 79 (40.51%) Octopus Deploy
21 78 (40.00%) Java
22 77 (39.49%) Open Source
23 76 (38.97%) Python
24 68 (34.87%) Prometheus

IBM UrbanCode
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 40 (20.51%) WebSphere
2 19 (9.74%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (7.18%) Confluence
4 11 (5.64%) MQSeries
4 11 (5.64%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.08%) nginx
6 5 (2.56%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.51%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 102 (52.31%) AWS
1 102 (52.31%) Azure
2 90 (46.15%) GCP
3 40 (20.51%) AWS CloudFormation
4 28 (14.36%) Datadog
5 23 (11.79%) GitHub
6 18 (9.23%) CloudBees
7 10 (5.13%) IaaS
8 6 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.56%) npm
10 4 (2.05%) PaaS
11 1 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.36%) BusinessObjects
1 28 (14.36%) Data Warehouse
1 28 (14.36%) SQL Server
1 28 (14.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 28 (14.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (5.64%) Hadoop
2 11 (5.64%) IBM InfoSphere
2 11 (5.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.51%) DataStage
4 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.51%) MySQL
4 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.51%) Redis
4 1 (0.51%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 131 (67.18%) Jenkins
2 90 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 84 (43.08%) Git (software)
4 79 (40.51%) Octopus Deploy
5 65 (33.33%) JIRA
6 51 (26.15%) TeamCity
7 44 (22.56%) Travis CI
8 41 (21.03%) Subversion
9 40 (20.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 40 (20.51%) GoCD
10 25 (12.82%) Maven
11 18 (9.23%) Ant
12 13 (6.67%) Gradle
12 13 (6.67%) SonarQube
13 12 (6.15%) Selenium
14 11 (5.64%) ClearCase
14 11 (5.64%) PVCS
15 6 (3.08%) JUnit
16 5 (2.56%) CircleCI
16 5 (2.56%) gulp
General
1 94 (48.21%) Banking
2 60 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (1.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 74 (37.95%) Consultant
1 74 (37.95%) DevOps Consultant
2 66 (33.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 59 (30.26%) Senior DevOps
4 57 (29.23%) Software Engineer
5 41 (21.03%) Senior Consultant
5 41 (21.03%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 18 (9.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) Developer
7 10 (5.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 7 (3.59%) Lead DevOps
8 7 (3.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 2 (1.03%) Java Engineer
9 2 (1.03%) Python Engineer
9 2 (1.03%) Python Software Engineer
10 1 (0.51%) AWS Engineer
10 1 (0.51%) Cloud Architect
10 1 (0.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 1 (0.51%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (41.03%) Elastic Stack
2 38 (19.49%) .NET
3 30 (15.38%) Apache Flex
4 28 (14.36%) WCF
4 28 (14.36%) WPF
5 26 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 11 (5.64%) Node.js
6 11 (5.64%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (5.13%) .NET Framework
8 5 (2.56%) Spring Boot
9 2 (1.03%) RESTful
10 1 (0.51%) LAMP
10 1 (0.51%) LAPP Stack
10 1 (0.51%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 39 (20.00%) PlayStation
2 20 (10.26%) Mobile Banking
3 11 (5.64%) Mainframe
4 10 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.03%) DataPower
6 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 103 (52.82%) Linux
2 90 (46.15%) Windows
3 46 (23.59%) Unix
4 39 (20.00%) Mesosphere
5 11 (5.64%) zOS
6 10 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (81.03%) DevOps
2 123 (63.08%) Continuous Integration
3 107 (54.87%) Continuous Delivery
3 107 (54.87%) Infrastructure as Code
4 95 (48.72%) Microservices
5 87 (44.62%) Software Engineering
6 83 (42.56%) Agile Software Development
7 77 (39.49%) Open Source
8 67 (34.36%) Continuous Deployment
9 65 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 46 (23.59%) Mentoring
11 41 (21.03%) SDLC
12 40 (20.51%) BDD
12 40 (20.51%) Customer Engagement
13 32 (16.41%) Test Automation
14 31 (15.90%) Digital Banking
14 31 (15.90%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 30 (15.38%) Scrum
16 29 (14.87%) ETL
17 28 (14.36%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (40.00%) Java
2 76 (38.97%) Python
3 56 (28.72%) JavaScript
4 40 (20.51%) Bash Shell
4 40 (20.51%) Go
5 39 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 34 (17.44%) C#
7 30 (15.38%) SQL
8 29 (14.87%) Ruby
9 28 (14.36%) T-SQL
9 28 (14.36%) VBA
10 16 (8.21%) Groovy
11 7 (3.59%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.08%) C++
13 2 (1.03%) Java 8
14 1 (0.51%) Perl
14 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
1 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.77%) QA
System Software
1 112 (57.44%) Docker
2 28 (14.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 5 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 129 (66.15%) Ansible
2 127 (65.13%) Opscode Chef
3 110 (56.41%) Terraform
4 88 (45.13%) Puppet
5 86 (44.10%) Kubernetes
6 79 (40.51%) Consul
7 68 (34.87%) Prometheus
8 46 (23.59%) Rancher
9 40 (20.51%) Rundeck
10 39 (20.00%) Automic
11 28 (14.36%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.51%) CASB
12 1 (0.51%) Grafana
12 1 (0.51%) Istio
Vendors
1 110 (56.41%) Splunk
2 43 (22.05%) IBM
3 40 (20.51%) Delphix
3 40 (20.51%) RedGate
3 40 (20.51%) ServiceNow
4 28 (14.36%) AppDynamics
4 28 (14.36%) CyberArk
4 28 (14.36%) PagerDuty
5 12 (6.15%) Oracle
6 11 (5.64%) Teradata
7 10 (5.13%) Pega
7 10 (5.13%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.56%) MuleSoft
9 2 (1.03%) Google
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.51%) SAP