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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 10 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Inclusion and Diversity
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 48 209 476
Rank change year-on-year +161 +267 -30
Permanent jobs citing Inclusion and Diversity 10,230 1,920 327
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 6.02% 1.68% 0.51%
As % of the General category 8.91% 2.93% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3,324 576 85
10th Percentile £33,163 £29,414 £31,625
25th Percentile £44,173 £37,500 £37,580
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,000 £42,240
Median % change year-on-year +15.38% +23.11% -6.13%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,875 £84,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,845 £50,000 £41,606
% change year-on-year +1.69% +20.18% -1.38%

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 114,843 65,495 34,452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 67.54% 57.35% 53.50%
Number of salaries quoted 54,432 41,286 26,888
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £99,232 £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 10 August 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 10 August 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 +167 8,526 £60,000 +10.13% 472
London +198 4,981 £65,000 +13.04% 199
Work from Home +177 4,856 £60,000 +4.35% 153
UK excluding London +144 4,103 £50,845 +1.69% 362
South East +67 1,335 £45,000 -25.00% 64
North of England +220 898 £55,000 +15.79% 68
South West +153 740 £53,112 -3.86% 34
Scotland +102 498 £55,000 +15.79% 66
North West +139 463 £55,000 +49.25% 31
Yorkshire +170 425 £55,000 +15.79% 28
East of England +43 347 £37,500 +17.22% 36
Midlands +34 235 £50,000 -20.00% 70
West Midlands +4 138 £43,351 -17.10% 42
Wales +57 97 £57,500 +21.05% 16
East Midlands +29 97 £50,000 -23.08% 28
Northern Ireland +23 40 £57,500 - 8
North East -4 14 £63,000 +40.00% 9

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 4,335 (42.38%) Agile
2 3,953 (38.64%) Finance
3 3,103 (30.33%) Social Skills
4 2,565 (25.07%) Software Engineering
5 2,313 (22.61%) Python
6 2,067 (20.21%) Degree
7 2,008 (19.63%) AWS
8 1,992 (19.47%) JavaScript
9 1,942 (18.98%) Java
10 1,886 (18.44%) Azure
11 1,763 (17.23%) Problem-Solving
12 1,720 (16.81%) CI/CD
13 1,693 (16.55%) Mentoring
14 1,646 (16.09%) DevOps
15 1,631 (15.94%) SQL
16 1,456 (14.23%) React
17 1,406 (13.74%) Docker
18 1,401 (13.70%) Banking
19 1,355 (13.25%) Kubernetes
20 1,325 (12.95%) Microsoft
21 1,286 (12.57%) Git (software)
22 1,223 (11.96%) Linux
23 1,204 (11.77%) Coaching
24 1,193 (11.66%) Security Cleared
25 1,166 (11.40%) Test Automation
26 1,089 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
27 1,086 (10.62%) GCP
28 1,080 (10.56%) Law
29 1,044 (10.21%) Analytics
30 1,039 (10.16%) Scrum

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
1 297 (2.90%) Apache
2 256 (2.50%) Confluence
3 246 (2.40%) Apache Spark
4 209 (2.04%) SharePoint
5 147 (1.44%) CMS
6 97 (0.95%) Cloud Foundry
7 62 (0.61%) Apache Airflow
8 50 (0.49%) SAS
8 50 (0.49%) WordPress
9 49 (0.48%) ArcGIS
10 45 (0.44%) OpenStack
11 44 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 39 (0.38%) MS Exchange
12 39 (0.38%) nginx
13 35 (0.34%) Drupal
14 34 (0.33%) GemFire
15 22 (0.22%) WebLogic
16 19 (0.19%) JBoss
16 19 (0.19%) Oracle Service Bus
16 19 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 432 (4.22%) Microsoft Office
2 258 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 142 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 98 (0.96%) Sketch
5 67 (0.65%) Photoshop
6 59 (0.58%) InVision
7 42 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 42 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
8 32 (0.31%) MS Visio
9 30 (0.29%) 3ds Max
10 26 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
11 24 (0.23%) Adobe XD
12 23 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 17 (0.17%) InDesign
14 16 (0.16%) Chatbot
14 16 (0.16%) Zeplin
15 14 (0.14%) AutoCAD
16 12 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
17 11 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
18 10 (0.098%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 90 (0.88%) JDE OneWorld
2 74 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
4 23 (0.22%) Social Studio
5 18 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
6 14 (0.14%) Shopify
7 11 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
8 10 (0.098%) SAP S/4HANA
9 9 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
10 8 (0.078%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
11 7 (0.068%) Primavera
12 6 (0.059%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.059%) SimCorp Dimension
13 5 (0.049%) Infor M3
13 5 (0.049%) SAP FI
13 5 (0.049%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
14 4 (0.039%) Changepoint
14 4 (0.039%) SAP CO
14 4 (0.039%) SAP FI/CO
14 4 (0.039%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 2,008 (19.63%) AWS
2 1,886 (18.44%) Azure
3 1,086 (10.62%) GCP
4 563 (5.50%) Serverless
5 556 (5.43%) GitHub
6 384 (3.75%) SaaS
7 366 (3.58%) Microsoft 365
8 294 (2.87%) Azure DevOps
9 276 (2.70%) Amazon Kinesis
10 267 (2.61%) Google Kubernetes Engine
11 265 (2.59%) Power Platform
12 216 (2.11%) AWS Lambda
13 195 (1.91%) AWS CloudFormation
14 184 (1.80%) Cloud Functions
15 182 (1.78%) PaaS
16 181 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
17 176 (1.72%) OpenShift
18 172 (1.68%) IaaS
19 164 (1.60%) Figma
20 155 (1.52%) Dialogflow
Communications & Networking
1 527 (5.15%) Broadband
2 467 (4.57%) TCP/IP
3 439 (4.29%) HTTP
4 228 (2.23%) Firewall
5 187 (1.83%) Network Security
6 148 (1.45%) DNS
7 141 (1.38%) Internet
8 124 (1.21%) DHCP
9 98 (0.96%) Wireless
10 60 (0.59%) VPN
11 56 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
12 51 (0.50%) PPP
12 51 (0.50%) SSL
13 46 (0.45%) Software-Defined Networking
14 44 (0.43%) WAN
15 41 (0.40%) 5G
16 35 (0.34%) VoIP
17 34 (0.33%) Reverse Proxy
17 34 (0.33%) SAN
18 28 (0.27%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 657 (6.42%) NoSQL
2 479 (4.68%) Relational Database
3 350 (3.42%) Big Data
4 344 (3.36%) BigQuery
5 316 (3.09%) SQL Server
6 306 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
7 238 (2.33%) Tableau
8 236 (2.31%) Power BI
9 219 (2.14%) MongoDB
10 205 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
11 183 (1.79%) Hadoop
12 177 (1.73%) MySQL
13 173 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
14 159 (1.55%) Cloud Spanner
15 142 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
16 122 (1.19%) Data Lake
17 84 (0.82%) Metadata
18 81 (0.79%) Redis
19 74 (0.72%) Amazon RDS
20 70 (0.68%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1,286 (12.57%) Git (software)
2 940 (9.19%) Jenkins
3 554 (5.42%) JIRA
4 285 (2.79%) Selenium
5 227 (2.22%) Cucumber
6 220 (2.15%) GitLab
7 208 (2.03%) Maven
8 201 (1.96%) Gradle
9 164 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
10 156 (1.52%) Cypress.io
11 154 (1.51%) CircleCI
12 151 (1.48%) Artifactory
13 145 (1.42%) Bitbucket
14 121 (1.18%) JUnit
15 105 (1.03%) SonarQube
16 99 (0.97%) webpack
17 88 (0.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 84 (0.82%) Mockito
18 84 (0.82%) Subversion
19 67 (0.65%) JMeter
General
1 3,953 (38.64%) Finance
2 3,103 (30.33%) Social Skills
3 1,401 (13.70%) Banking
4 1,089 (10.65%) Analytical Skills
5 1,080 (10.56%) Law
6 837 (8.18%) Retail
7 826 (8.07%) Marketing
8 801 (7.83%) Public Sector
9 611 (5.97%) Games
10 526 (5.14%) Legal
11 477 (4.66%) Manufacturing
12 264 (2.58%) Organisational Skills
13 252 (2.46%) Electronics
14 245 (2.39%) Presentation Skills
15 226 (2.21%) Telecoms
16 224 (2.19%) Influencing Skills
17 201 (1.96%) Publishing
18 195 (1.91%) Advertising
19 143 (1.40%) Aerospace
20 116 (1.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,467 (14.34%) Software Engineer
2 1,354 (13.24%) Developer
3 975 (9.53%) Analyst
4 542 (5.30%) Graduate
5 456 (4.46%) DevOps Engineer
6 432 (4.22%) Architect
7 405 (3.96%) Senior Developer
8 348 (3.40%) Embedded Engineer
9 347 (3.39%) Senior Manager
10 343 (3.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 312 (3.05%) Cloud Engineer
12 306 (2.99%) Junior
13 288 (2.82%) Designer
14 277 (2.71%) Product Manager
15 268 (2.62%) Applications Engineer
16 263 (2.57%) Project Manager
17 243 (2.38%) Senior Software Engineer
18 221 (2.16%) Data Engineer
19 220 (2.15%) Systems Engineer
20 208 (2.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,456 (14.23%) React
2 839 (8.20%) .NET
3 824 (8.05%) HTML
4 801 (7.83%) Node.js
5 721 (7.05%) Kafka
6 680 (6.65%) CSS
7 509 (4.98%) Spring
8 420 (4.11%) RESTful
9 398 (3.89%) REST
10 382 (3.73%) Protocol Buffers
11 371 (3.63%) AngularJS
12 370 (3.62%) .NET Framework
13 351 (3.43%) RabbitMQ
14 341 (3.33%) Spring Boot
15 296 (2.89%) GraphQL
16 273 (2.67%) HTML5
17 216 (2.11%) Web Services
18 210 (2.05%) .NET Core
19 205 (2.00%) Entity Framework
20 196 (1.92%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 976 (9.54%) Cyberattack
2 912 (8.91%) User Experience
3 672 (6.57%) Cyber Defence
4 663 (6.48%) Self-Motivation
5 513 (5.01%) Management Information System
6 457 (4.47%) Algorithms
7 449 (4.39%) Data Structures
8 435 (4.25%) Social Media
9 374 (3.66%) Life Science
10 351 (3.43%) Mobile App
11 306 (2.99%) Cybercrime
12 300 (2.93%) Cloud Native
13 269 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
14 256 (2.50%) Hackathon
15 213 (2.08%) Blog
16 183 (1.79%) Virtual Team
17 176 (1.72%) Social Network
18 168 (1.64%) Over-the-Top Content
19 167 (1.63%) Cyberthreat
20 165 (1.61%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 1,223 (11.96%) Linux
2 653 (6.38%) Windows
3 389 (3.80%) Android
4 335 (3.27%) Apple iOS
5 199 (1.95%) Unix
6 102 (1.00%) Windows Server
7 101 (0.99%) Mac OS
8 67 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 63 (0.62%) CentOS
10 54 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 44 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 39 (0.38%) VMS
13 27 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
14 25 (0.24%) Kali Linux
15 24 (0.23%) Windows Server 2019
16 18 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
17 15 (0.15%) Windows Phone
18 11 (0.11%) VxWorks
19 10 (0.098%) Embedded Linux
20 9 (0.088%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,335 (42.38%) Agile
2 2,565 (25.07%) Software Engineering
3 1,763 (17.23%) Problem-Solving
4 1,720 (16.81%) CI/CD
5 1,693 (16.55%) Mentoring
6 1,646 (16.09%) DevOps
7 1,204 (11.77%) Coaching
8 1,166 (11.40%) Test Automation
9 1,044 (10.21%) Analytics
10 1,039 (10.16%) Scrum
11 982 (9.60%) Project Management
12 965 (9.43%) TDD
13 957 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
14 951 (9.30%) Threat Intelligence
15 933 (9.12%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
16 879 (8.59%) Computer Science
17 861 (8.42%) Microservices
18 753 (7.36%) Unit Testing
19 747 (7.30%) Full Stack Development
19 747 (7.30%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2,313 (22.61%) Python
2 1,992 (19.47%) JavaScript
3 1,942 (18.98%) Java
4 1,631 (15.94%) SQL
5 1,009 (9.86%) C#
6 984 (9.62%) TypeScript
7 773 (7.56%) C++
8 691 (6.75%) C
9 508 (4.97%) Bash
10 464 (4.54%) Go
11 399 (3.90%) Groovy
12 280 (2.74%) PowerShell
13 241 (2.36%) T-SQL
14 239 (2.34%) PHP
15 208 (2.03%) Ruby
16 193 (1.89%) R
17 191 (1.87%) Scala
18 150 (1.47%) Kotlin
18 150 (1.47%) Shell Script
19 112 (1.09%) ES6
Qualifications
1 2,067 (20.21%) Degree
2 1,193 (11.66%) Security Cleared
3 684 (6.69%) SC Cleared
4 273 (2.67%) Master's Degree
5 183 (1.79%) DBS Check
6 175 (1.71%) PhD
7 166 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
8 155 (1.52%) DV Cleared
9 98 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 94 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
11 80 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
12 76 (0.74%) OCP
13 66 (0.65%) ISTQB
14 63 (0.62%) AWS Certification
15 57 (0.56%) PMI Certification
16 55 (0.54%) CISSP
17 46 (0.45%) CISM
18 41 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
19 40 (0.39%) ISEB
20 39 (0.38%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 708 (6.92%) QA
2 486 (4.75%) Accessibility
3 230 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 207 (2.02%) Data Quality
5 182 (1.78%) Cyber Essentials
6 162 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 159 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 159 (1.55%) PMO
8 137 (1.34%) SLA
9 87 (0.85%) GDPR
10 42 (0.41%) NCSC
11 39 (0.38%) NIST
12 30 (0.29%) ISO 13485
13 29 (0.28%) PCI DSS
14 25 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 17 (0.17%) GxP
16 15 (0.15%) Actionable Recommendations
16 15 (0.15%) ECSS
17 13 (0.13%) WCAG
18 12 (0.12%) NIST 800
System Software
1 1,406 (13.74%) Docker
2 303 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 212 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 134 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
5 96 (0.94%) Firmware
6 66 (0.65%) vSphere
7 51 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
8 42 (0.41%) Hyper-V
9 41 (0.40%) Apache Flume
10 22 (0.22%) KVM
11 19 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
12 13 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 11 (0.11%) Ceph
14 9 (0.088%) Varnish
14 9 (0.088%) Virtual Desktop
14 9 (0.088%) Xen
15 8 (0.078%) XenApp
15 8 (0.078%) XenDesktop
16 5 (0.049%) MetaFrame
16 5 (0.049%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1,355 (13.25%) Kubernetes
2 1,036 (10.13%) Terraform
3 755 (7.38%) Ansible
4 320 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
5 297 (2.90%) Puppet
6 119 (1.16%) Prometheus
7 105 (1.03%) Grafana
8 70 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
9 67 (0.65%) Istio
10 61 (0.60%) Microsoft Intune
10 61 (0.60%) SCCM
11 59 (0.58%) Kibana
12 49 (0.48%) vCenter Server
13 44 (0.43%) Fortio
13 44 (0.43%) Kiali
14 41 (0.40%) Oozie
15 38 (0.37%) HP ALM
16 36 (0.35%) BMC PATROL
16 36 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
16 36 (0.35%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 1,325 (12.95%) Microsoft
2 638 (6.24%) Google
3 276 (2.70%) Oracle
4 267 (2.61%) VMware
5 190 (1.86%) Apple
6 186 (1.82%) Atlassian
7 155 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 147 (1.44%) Palantir
9 136 (1.33%) TrueLayer
10 133 (1.30%) Adobe
11 130 (1.27%) Sage
12 112 (1.09%) Cisco
13 110 (1.08%) Revolut
14 100 (0.98%) Tencent
15 84 (0.82%) Facebook
15 84 (0.82%) Okta
16 81 (0.79%) SAP
17 78 (0.76%) Databricks
18 76 (0.74%) Sitecore
19 75 (0.73%) Sun