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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Inclusion and Diversity in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Inclusion and Diversity over the 6 months to 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Inclusion and Diversity
UK
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 52 247 437
Rank change year-on-year +195 +190 +36
Permanent jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 10,278 1,501 490
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.72% 1.39% 0.62%
As % of the General category 8.65% 2.48% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,172 391 107
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,169 £31,668
25th Percentile £45,000 £43,750 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,498 £54,481 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.37% +28.19% -5.56%
75th Percentile £73,675 £69,815 £64,375
90th Percentile £90,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,149 £54,380 £42,240
% change year-on-year -4.10% +28.74% +0.12%

Inclusion and Diversity is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 118,789 60,582 42,913
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 66.06% 56.25% 54.30%
Number of salaries quoted 54,101 39,029 33,351
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £40,133
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Inclusion and Diversity
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Inclusion and Diversity as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Inclusion and Diversity in the UK

Inclusion and Diversity
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity.

Salary trend for Inclusion and Diversity in the UK

Inclusion and Diversity
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Inclusion and Diversity in the UK

Inclusion and Diversity
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity within the UK over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
England +200 8,594 £60,000 +9.09% 441
London +199 5,058 £62,500 +15.49% 219
Work from Home +193 4,741 £60,000 +0.52% 151
UK excluding London +189 4,116 £52,149 -4.10% 298
South East +108 1,333 £45,000 -28.00% 33
North of England +266 918 £55,000 +15.79% 67
South West +152 688 £56,192 -6.35% 25
Scotland +143 537 £55,000 +15.79% 59
North West +180 480 £56,493 +13.79% 31
Yorkshire +171 429 £55,000 +15.79% 25
East of England +41 353 £36,027 +10.87% 37
Midlands +72 302 £50,000 -20.00% 57
East Midlands +58 155 £50,000 -23.08% 23
West Midlands +10 146 £46,750 -10.60% 34
Wales +13 64 £55,000 +31.49% 8
Northern Ireland +9 37 £57,500 - 12
North East -5 15 £64,000 +42.22% 11

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, IT jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 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 Inclusion and Diversity.

1 4,253 (41.38%) Agile
2 4,108 (39.97%) Finance
3 3,080 (29.97%) Social Skills
4 2,711 (26.38%) Software Engineering
5 2,387 (23.22%) Python
6 2,130 (20.72%) AWS
7 2,037 (19.82%) Degree
8 1,993 (19.39%) Java
9 1,989 (19.35%) JavaScript
10 1,844 (17.94%) Azure
11 1,768 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
12 1,741 (16.94%) Mentoring
13 1,682 (16.37%) CI/CD
14 1,560 (15.18%) DevOps
15 1,531 (14.90%) SQL
16 1,501 (14.60%) React
17 1,468 (14.28%) Docker
18 1,431 (13.92%) Banking
19 1,422 (13.84%) Kubernetes
20 1,280 (12.45%) Linux
21 1,278 (12.43%) Microsoft
22 1,261 (12.27%) Coaching
23 1,245 (12.11%) Test Automation
24 1,228 (11.95%) Git (software)
25 1,170 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
26 1,158 (11.27%) Analytics
27 1,155 (11.24%) GCP
28 1,075 (10.46%) Security Cleared
29 1,072 (10.43%) Cyberattack
30 1,057 (10.28%) Terraform

Inclusion and Diversity
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
1 276 (2.69%) Apache Spark
2 269 (2.62%) Apache
3 222 (2.16%) SharePoint
4 220 (2.14%) Confluence
5 141 (1.37%) CMS
6 104 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
7 61 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
8 50 (0.49%) SAS
9 47 (0.46%) GemFire
10 45 (0.44%) OpenStack
10 45 (0.44%) WordPress
11 40 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 37 (0.36%) MS Exchange
13 36 (0.35%) Drupal
14 31 (0.30%) nginx
15 20 (0.19%) WebSphere
16 19 (0.18%) Jetty
17 18 (0.18%) Sitefinity
17 18 (0.18%) WebSphere Application Server
18 16 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 425 (4.14%) Microsoft Office
2 283 (2.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 157 (1.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 100 (0.97%) Sketch
5 69 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 62 (0.60%) InVision
7 44 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
8 38 (0.37%) MS Visio
9 35 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
10 31 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 27 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
12 22 (0.21%) Adobe XD
13 18 (0.18%) Chatbot
13 18 (0.18%) InDesign
14 16 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
15 14 (0.14%) Adobe Captivate
15 14 (0.14%) AutoCAD
15 14 (0.14%) Zeplin
16 13 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
17 10 (0.097%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 95 (0.92%) JDE OneWorld
2 69 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 28 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
4 22 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
5 19 (0.18%) Social Studio
6 11 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
6 11 (0.11%) Shopify
7 9 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.088%) SAP APO
7 9 (0.088%) SAP CRM
7 9 (0.088%) SAP S/4HANA
8 8 (0.078%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
9 7 (0.068%) Eloqua
9 7 (0.068%) Primavera
10 6 (0.058%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 6 (0.058%) Magento
10 6 (0.058%) SimCorp Dimension
11 5 (0.049%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 5 (0.049%) SAP BPC
11 5 (0.049%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2,130 (20.72%) AWS
2 1,844 (17.94%) Azure
3 1,155 (11.24%) GCP
4 599 (5.83%) Serverless
5 568 (5.53%) GitHub
6 363 (3.53%) SaaS
7 340 (3.31%) Microsoft 365
8 264 (2.57%) Amazon Kinesis
9 254 (2.47%) Azure DevOps
10 250 (2.43%) AWS Lambda
11 233 (2.27%) Google Kubernetes Engine
11 233 (2.27%) Power Platform
12 211 (2.05%) PaaS
13 189 (1.84%) AWS CloudFormation
14 188 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
15 186 (1.81%) Cloud Functions
16 160 (1.56%) Figma
17 159 (1.55%) IaaS
18 156 (1.52%) Google Compute Engine
19 155 (1.51%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 636 (6.19%) Broadband
2 458 (4.46%) HTTP
2 458 (4.46%) TCP/IP
3 215 (2.09%) Firewall
4 160 (1.56%) Network Security
5 148 (1.44%) Internet
6 146 (1.42%) DNS
7 133 (1.29%) DHCP
8 118 (1.15%) Wireless
9 62 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
10 51 (0.50%) SSL
11 50 (0.49%) VPN
12 47 (0.46%) PPP
13 43 (0.42%) 5G
14 39 (0.38%) Reverse Proxy
15 38 (0.37%) Software-Defined Networking
16 37 (0.36%) SNA
17 35 (0.34%) IMAP
17 35 (0.34%) WAN
17 35 (0.34%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 728 (7.08%) NoSQL
2 499 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 374 (3.64%) Big Data
4 345 (3.36%) BigQuery
5 323 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
6 318 (3.09%) SQL Server
7 233 (2.27%) MongoDB
8 232 (2.26%) Tableau
9 215 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
10 197 (1.92%) Power BI
11 186 (1.81%) Hadoop
12 183 (1.78%) MySQL
13 175 (1.70%) Elasticsearch
14 159 (1.55%) Cloud Spanner
15 136 (1.32%) Data Lake
16 124 (1.21%) Metadata
17 117 (1.14%) Amazon Redshift
18 82 (0.80%) Redis
19 79 (0.77%) DynamoDB
20 75 (0.73%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1,228 (11.95%) Git (software)
2 943 (9.17%) Jenkins
3 517 (5.03%) JIRA
4 291 (2.83%) Selenium
5 250 (2.43%) Gradle
6 239 (2.33%) Cucumber
7 196 (1.91%) Maven
8 192 (1.87%) GitLab
9 184 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 175 (1.70%) Cypress.io
11 155 (1.51%) Artifactory
12 148 (1.44%) CircleCI
13 136 (1.32%) Bitbucket
14 124 (1.21%) JUnit
15 122 (1.19%) webpack
16 100 (0.97%) Mockito
17 92 (0.90%) SonarQube
18 87 (0.85%) TeamCity
19 78 (0.76%) Subversion
20 75 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4,108 (39.97%) Finance
2 3,080 (29.97%) Social Skills
3 1,431 (13.92%) Banking
4 1,170 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
5 906 (8.81%) Law
6 905 (8.81%) Public Sector
7 849 (8.26%) Marketing
8 705 (6.86%) Retail
9 664 (6.46%) Games
10 527 (5.13%) Manufacturing
11 365 (3.55%) Legal
12 272 (2.65%) Organisational Skills
13 251 (2.44%) Presentation Skills
14 247 (2.40%) Electronics
15 227 (2.21%) Influencing Skills
16 222 (2.16%) Advertising
17 220 (2.14%) Telecoms
18 184 (1.79%) Publishing
19 134 (1.30%) Military
20 119 (1.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 1,534 (14.93%) Software Engineer
2 1,424 (13.85%) Developer
3 939 (9.14%) Analyst
4 559 (5.44%) Graduate
5 475 (4.62%) DevOps Engineer
6 473 (4.60%) Architect
7 444 (4.32%) Senior Developer
8 355 (3.45%) Embedded Engineer
9 351 (3.42%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 342 (3.33%) Senior Manager
11 288 (2.80%) Cloud Engineer
12 283 (2.75%) Junior
13 282 (2.74%) Project Manager
14 280 (2.72%) Designer
15 264 (2.57%) Senior Software Engineer
16 251 (2.44%) Applications Engineer
17 244 (2.37%) Product Manager
18 237 (2.31%) Data Engineer
19 236 (2.30%) Systems Engineer
20 200 (1.95%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,501 (14.60%) React
2 823 (8.01%) HTML
3 818 (7.96%) Node.js
4 801 (7.79%) .NET
5 755 (7.35%) Kafka
6 703 (6.84%) CSS
7 546 (5.31%) Spring
8 455 (4.43%) RESTful
9 421 (4.10%) REST
10 403 (3.92%) Protocol Buffers
11 377 (3.67%) AngularJS
12 375 (3.65%) RabbitMQ
13 360 (3.50%) Spring Boot
14 339 (3.30%) .NET Framework
15 326 (3.17%) GraphQL
16 272 (2.65%) HTML5
17 230 (2.24%) Redux
18 218 (2.12%) Web Services
19 202 (1.97%) .NET Core
20 169 (1.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1,072 (10.43%) Cyberattack
2 976 (9.50%) User Experience
3 761 (7.40%) Cyber Defence
4 717 (6.98%) Self-Motivation
5 569 (5.54%) Social Media
6 487 (4.74%) Algorithms
7 477 (4.64%) Data Structures
8 472 (4.59%) Management Information System
9 429 (4.17%) Life Science
10 332 (3.23%) Cybercrime
11 322 (3.13%) Mobile App
12 274 (2.67%) Cloud Native
13 268 (2.61%) Greenfield Project
14 258 (2.51%) Hackathon
15 215 (2.09%) Blog
16 205 (1.99%) Social Network
17 200 (1.95%) Over-the-Top Content
18 199 (1.94%) Virtual Team
19 190 (1.85%) Cyberthreat
20 172 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1,280 (12.45%) Linux
2 634 (6.17%) Windows
3 392 (3.81%) Android
4 326 (3.17%) Apple iOS
5 204 (1.98%) Unix
6 113 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 90 (0.88%) Mac OS
8 56 (0.54%) CentOS
8 56 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 56 (0.54%) Windows 10
9 40 (0.39%) VMS
10 32 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 28 (0.27%) Kali Linux
12 22 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
13 16 (0.16%) Windows Phone
13 16 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.11%) VxWorks
14 11 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
15 10 (0.097%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,253 (41.38%) Agile
2 2,711 (26.38%) Software Engineering
3 1,768 (17.20%) Problem-Solving
4 1,741 (16.94%) Mentoring
5 1,682 (16.37%) CI/CD
6 1,560 (15.18%) DevOps
7 1,261 (12.27%) Coaching
8 1,245 (12.11%) Test Automation
9 1,158 (11.27%) Analytics
10 1,045 (10.17%) Threat Intelligence
11 1,041 (10.13%) TDD
12 1,027 (9.99%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 1,021 (9.93%) Project Management
14 979 (9.53%) Scrum
15 964 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 951 (9.25%) Computer Science
17 920 (8.95%) Microservices
18 817 (7.95%) Software Testing
19 789 (7.68%) Full Stack Development
20 764 (7.43%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 2,387 (23.22%) Python
2 1,993 (19.39%) Java
3 1,989 (19.35%) JavaScript
4 1,531 (14.90%) SQL
5 1,050 (10.22%) TypeScript
6 960 (9.34%) C#
7 845 (8.22%) C++
8 666 (6.48%) C
9 505 (4.91%) Go
10 463 (4.50%) Bash
11 379 (3.69%) Groovy
12 265 (2.58%) PHP
13 234 (2.28%) Ruby
14 229 (2.23%) Scala
15 218 (2.12%) PowerShell
16 195 (1.90%) T-SQL
17 177 (1.72%) R
17 177 (1.72%) Shell Script
18 140 (1.36%) Kotlin
19 127 (1.24%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2,037 (19.82%) Degree
2 1,075 (10.46%) Security Cleared
3 616 (5.99%) SC Cleared
4 293 (2.85%) Master's Degree
5 210 (2.04%) PhD
6 188 (1.83%) DBS Check
7 184 (1.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 162 (1.58%) DV Cleared
9 96 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 84 (0.82%) OCP
10 84 (0.82%) Oracle Certification
11 82 (0.80%) Chartered Engineer
12 60 (0.58%) ISTQB
13 58 (0.56%) AWS Certification
14 52 (0.51%) CISSP
15 51 (0.50%) PMI Certification
16 47 (0.46%) CISM
17 43 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
17 43 (0.42%) MBA
18 42 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 678 (6.60%) QA
2 516 (5.02%) Accessibility
3 227 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 200 (1.95%) Data Quality
5 181 (1.76%) Cyber Essentials
6 166 (1.62%) PMO
7 160 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 158 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 137 (1.33%) SLA
10 90 (0.88%) GDPR
11 37 (0.36%) PCI DSS
12 35 (0.34%) NCSC
13 32 (0.31%) NIST
14 23 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 17 (0.17%) ECSS
15 17 (0.17%) GxP
16 15 (0.15%) PSD2
17 14 (0.14%) Actionable Recommendations
17 14 (0.14%) WCAG
18 12 (0.12%) SOC 2
System Software
1 1,468 (14.28%) Docker
2 295 (2.87%) Active Directory
3 210 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 116 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
5 98 (0.95%) Firmware
6 70 (0.68%) vSphere
7 66 (0.64%) VMware ESXi
8 44 (0.43%) Apache Flume
9 43 (0.42%) Hyper-V
10 27 (0.26%) KVM
11 18 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
12 15 (0.15%) Xen
13 14 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 11 (0.11%) Ceph
15 8 (0.078%) BitLocker
15 8 (0.078%) HDFS
15 8 (0.078%) Varnish
16 6 (0.058%) Virtual Desktop
16 6 (0.058%) XenApp
16 6 (0.058%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1,422 (13.84%) Kubernetes
2 1,057 (10.28%) Terraform
3 744 (7.24%) Ansible
4 295 (2.87%) Opscode Chef
5 277 (2.70%) Puppet
6 143 (1.39%) Prometheus
7 129 (1.26%) Grafana
8 76 (0.74%) Istio
9 70 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
10 65 (0.63%) Kibana
11 58 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
12 57 (0.55%) vCenter Server
13 50 (0.49%) SCCM
14 46 (0.45%) Fortio
14 46 (0.45%) Kiali
15 41 (0.40%) Oozie
16 39 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
17 35 (0.34%) HP ALM
18 34 (0.33%) Jamf Pro
19 32 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,278 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 682 (6.64%) Google
3 299 (2.91%) Oracle
4 258 (2.51%) VMware
5 203 (1.98%) Apple
6 170 (1.65%) TrueLayer
7 166 (1.62%) Atlassian
8 151 (1.47%) Adobe
9 147 (1.43%) Palantir
9 147 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
10 139 (1.35%) Revolut
11 134 (1.30%) Sage
12 124 (1.21%) Tencent
13 99 (0.96%) Cisco
14 84 (0.82%) Okta
15 81 (0.79%) Facebook
16 76 (0.74%) BT
17 75 (0.73%) Databricks
18 74 (0.72%) Perforce
19 70 (0.68%) Virgin Media