Period
to 19 October 2021

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 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

IBM UrbanCode
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 986 693 889
Rank change year-on-year -293 +196 +204
Permanent jobs citing IBM UrbanCode 72 11 196
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.023% 0.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 0.11% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 68
10th Percentile £54,500 " £37,000
25th Percentile £61,563 £55,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,650 £66,250 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.70% +20.45% -2.65%
75th Percentile £82,125 £76,250 £75,625
90th Percentile £100,250 " £88,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,825 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +18.04% +26.32% -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 26,100 10,156 25,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.78% 20.97% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 16,064 8,453 20,628
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £83,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

IBM UrbanCode
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM UrbanCode in the UK

IBM UrbanCode
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing IBM UrbanCode.

Salary trend for IBM UrbanCode in the UK

IBM UrbanCode
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing IBM UrbanCode over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Salary histogram for IBM UrbanCode in the UK

IBM UrbanCode
Top 7 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 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 -255 72 £76,650 +5.72% 5
London -181 61 £95,000 +31.03% 4
UK excluding London -246 9 £70,825 +18.04% 1
North of England - 9 £70,825 - 1
North West - 6 £76,650 -
Yorkshire - 3 £63,750 -
Work from Home - 2 £63,750 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, 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 67 (93.06%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (88.89%) DevOps
3 63 (87.50%) Docker
3 63 (87.50%) Kubernetes
4 61 (84.72%) Jenkins
5 56 (77.78%) Java
6 50 (69.44%) Python
6 50 (69.44%) Software Engineering
6 50 (69.44%) Opscode Chef
6 50 (69.44%) Splunk
6 50 (69.44%) Ansible
7 48 (66.67%) Configuration Management
8 47 (65.28%) Team Foundation Server
8 47 (65.28%) AWS
9 46 (63.89%) Continuous Integration
10 45 (62.50%) TeamCity
10 45 (62.50%) GCP
11 43 (59.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 43 (59.72%) Mesosphere
11 43 (59.72%) Go
11 43 (59.72%) Octopus Deploy
11 43 (59.72%) Travis CI
11 43 (59.72%) Continuous Deployment
11 43 (59.72%) Automic
11 43 (59.72%) Amazon ECS
11 43 (59.72%) REST
11 43 (59.72%) Puppet
12 42 (58.33%) Azure
12 42 (58.33%) Microservices
13 41 (56.94%) Mentoring

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 25 (34.72%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (18.06%) Apache Spark
3 5 (6.94%) Confluence
4 4 (5.56%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 47 (65.28%) AWS
2 45 (62.50%) GCP
3 43 (59.72%) Amazon ECS
4 42 (58.33%) Azure
5 34 (47.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 34 (47.22%) Serverless
6 25 (34.72%) Amazon Kinesis
6 25 (34.72%) Amazon S3
6 25 (34.72%) AWS CloudFormation
6 25 (34.72%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (12.50%) Amazon SageMaker
8 4 (5.56%) Collibra
8 4 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) WebEx
2 11 (15.28%) Internet
3 9 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) Amazon Athena
1 25 (34.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 15 (20.83%) DB2
3 13 (18.06%) Hadoop
3 13 (18.06%) HBase
4 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
5 9 (12.50%) Apache Hive
6 6 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (8.33%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.56%) DataStage
7 4 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (5.56%) Metadata
8 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.78%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (84.72%) Jenkins
2 47 (65.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (62.50%) TeamCity
4 43 (59.72%) Octopus Deploy
4 43 (59.72%) Travis CI
5 22 (30.56%) Git (software)
6 16 (22.22%) Maven
7 11 (15.28%) Cucumber
7 11 (15.28%) Selenium
8 9 (12.50%) Eclipse
8 9 (12.50%) IntelliJ
8 9 (12.50%) Postman
8 9 (12.50%) SoapUI
9 7 (9.72%) CircleCI
9 7 (9.72%) Gatling
9 7 (9.72%) Gradle
9 7 (9.72%) JUnit
9 7 (9.72%) Mockito
9 7 (9.72%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (6.94%) JIRA
General
1 39 (54.17%) Banking
2 10 (13.89%) Retail Banking
3 9 (12.50%) Law
4 6 (8.33%) Retail
5 5 (6.94%) Social Skills
6 4 (5.56%) Finance
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 28 (38.89%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Software Engineer
3 12 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Lead Software Engineer
4 9 (12.50%) Machine Learning Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Java Engineer
6 7 (9.72%) Lead Developer
7 6 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (6.94%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Site Engineer
9 3 (4.17%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 2 (2.78%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.78%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Azure Engineer
11 1 (1.39%) Cloud Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Senior Software Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.39%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (59.72%) REST
2 34 (47.22%) Elastic Stack
2 34 (47.22%) Web Services
3 31 (43.06%) Node.js
3 31 (43.06%) React
4 27 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 18 (25.00%) SOAP
6 16 (22.22%) Vue.js
7 15 (20.83%) Kafka
8 9 (12.50%) JSON
8 9 (12.50%) Spring
8 9 (12.50%) Spring Boot
9 7 (9.72%) Apache Flex
10 5 (6.94%) XML
11 4 (5.56%) .NET
11 4 (5.56%) Redux
12 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET
12 2 (2.78%) HTML
12 2 (2.78%) WCF
12 2 (2.78%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) Online Banking
2 9 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 9 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 7 (9.72%) PlayStation
4 4 (5.56%) Cloud Native
4 4 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 4 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.17%) User Experience
6 2 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (59.72%) Mesosphere
2 26 (36.11%) Windows
3 25 (34.72%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) AIX
4 1 (1.39%) Unix
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (93.06%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (88.89%) DevOps
3 50 (69.44%) Software Engineering
4 48 (66.67%) Configuration Management
5 46 (63.89%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (59.72%) Continuous Delivery
6 43 (59.72%) Continuous Deployment
7 42 (58.33%) Microservices
8 41 (56.94%) Mentoring
9 40 (55.56%) Technical Leadership
10 38 (52.78%) Analytics
11 35 (48.61%) OO
12 34 (47.22%) BDD
12 34 (47.22%) OOP
12 34 (47.22%) Open Source
12 34 (47.22%) SOA
12 34 (47.22%) Stakeholder Management
12 34 (47.22%) TDD
12 34 (47.22%) Thought Leadership
12 34 (47.22%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 56 (77.78%) Java
2 50 (69.44%) Python
3 43 (59.72%) Go
4 24 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 15 (20.83%) SQL
6 9 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.33%) C#
8 5 (6.94%) Ruby
9 2 (2.78%) Kotlin
9 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
System Software
1 63 (87.50%) Docker
2 9 (12.50%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 63 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 50 (69.44%) Ansible
2 50 (69.44%) Opscode Chef
3 43 (59.72%) Automic
3 43 (59.72%) Puppet
4 41 (56.94%) Prometheus
5 34 (47.22%) Kibana
5 34 (47.22%) Terraform
6 25 (34.72%) Consul
6 25 (34.72%) logstash
7 11 (15.28%) Istio
Vendors
1 50 (69.44%) Splunk
2 15 (20.83%) Oracle
3 7 (9.72%) AppDynamics
4 4 (5.56%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.56%) Google
4 4 (5.56%) IBM
4 4 (5.56%) Teradata
5 1 (1.39%) Microsoft