Period
to 12 June 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Instagram products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Instagram over the 6 months to 12 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Instagram.

Instagram
UK
6 months to
12 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 639 845 1024
Rank change year-on-year +206 +179 +117
Permanent jobs citing Instagram 314 34 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.040% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.099% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 38 25 53
10th Percentile £25,500 £41,750 £27,526
25th Percentile £28,125 £46,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,250 £62,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -34.00% +38.89% +5.88%
75th Percentile £76,875 £82,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £130,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £30,000 £55,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year -45.45% +60.58% -8.67%

Instagram is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 38,978 34,252 59,982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.96% 40.57% 41.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26,537 26,467 46,235
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,500 £38,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

Instagram
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Instagram in the UK

Instagram
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Instagram.

Salary trend for Instagram in the UK

Instagram
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Instagram over the 6 months to 12 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Instagram in the UK

Instagram
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Instagram within the UK over the 6 months to 12 June 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 +234 309 £41,250 -34.00% 42
UK excluding London +125 197 £30,000 -45.45% 34
London +74 116 £75,000 -21.05% 9
East of England +92 109 - - 11
South West +1 56 £46,250 +119.71% 6
Work from Home -178 24 £80,000 -33.33% 3
North of England -18 22 £26,000 -52.73% 12
North West -14 14 £42,500 -22.73% 8
Yorkshire -28 8 £26,000 - 2
Midlands -44 5 £40,000 -27.27% 2
East Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 1
Scotland - 4 - - 1
South East +1 1 £30,000 - 2
West Midlands -37 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 12 June 2021, IT jobs citing Instagram 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 Instagram.

1 116 (36.94%) Facebook
2 97 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (30.89%) Degree
3 88 (28.03%) Social Media
4 83 (26.43%) Social Skills
5 73 (23.25%) Software Engineering
6 58 (18.47%) Analytics
6 58 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
7 57 (18.15%) Twitter
8 54 (17.20%) Python
9 53 (16.88%) Electronics
9 53 (16.88%) Finance
10 52 (16.56%) Algorithms
11 49 (15.61%) Marketing
12 46 (14.65%) Law
12 46 (14.65%) MATLAB
12 46 (14.65%) Simulink
13 42 (13.38%) Pharmaceutical
14 41 (13.06%) Java
15 40 (12.74%) DevOps
15 40 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (12.74%) YouTube
16 39 (12.42%) C
16 39 (12.42%) Computer Science
17 37 (11.78%) C++
18 35 (11.15%) Advertising
18 35 (11.15%) Mentoring
18 35 (11.15%) User Experience
19 34 (10.83%) Node.js
19 34 (10.83%) Project Management

Instagram
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 18 (5.73%) SAS
2 10 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (1.59%) Apache
4 4 (1.27%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.96%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (0.96%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.64%) CMS
6 2 (0.64%) WildFly
7 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 46 (14.65%) Simulink
2 19 (6.05%) Photoshop
3 16 (5.10%) Adobe Premiere
4 7 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (1.27%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (1.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.96%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.64%) Adobe XD
7 2 (0.64%) Figma
7 2 (0.64%) InVision
7 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.64%) Sketch
8 1 (0.32%) Final Cut Pro
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.23%) Magento
2 6 (1.91%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.05%) AWS
2 17 (5.41%) Google Analytics
3 14 (4.46%) Amazon S3
4 12 (3.82%) AWS Fargate
4 12 (3.82%) Azure
5 11 (3.50%) Amazon ECS
5 11 (3.50%) CloudFront
6 10 (3.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 10 (3.18%) Amazon ELB
6 10 (3.18%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (3.18%) GitHub
6 10 (3.18%) Route 53
7 6 (1.91%) Adobe Analytics
7 6 (1.91%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 5 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.59%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (1.59%) SaaS
9 4 (1.27%) MailChimp
9 4 (1.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.50%) Ethernet
1 11 (3.50%) Modbus
1 11 (3.50%) RS-422
2 5 (1.59%) DAB
2 5 (1.59%) VPN
3 4 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.64%) Firewall
4 2 (0.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.01%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (4.14%) MySQL
3 11 (3.50%) Relational Database
4 10 (3.18%) Big Data
4 10 (3.18%) MongoDB
4 10 (3.18%) Redis
5 9 (2.87%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.91%) Power BI
6 6 (1.91%) SQL Server
6 6 (1.91%) Tableau
7 5 (1.59%) Apache Ignite
7 5 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.96%) BigQuery
8 3 (0.96%) Data Lake
8 3 (0.96%) Electronic Patient Records
8 3 (0.96%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.64%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 23 (7.32%) Rational Rhapsody
2 18 (5.73%) Jenkins
3 14 (4.46%) Rational DOORS
4 12 (3.82%) Git (software)
4 12 (3.82%) Rational Team Concert
5 9 (2.87%) CircleCI
6 4 (1.27%) Artifactory
7 3 (0.96%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.64%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.64%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.64%) JUnit
9 1 (0.32%) Appium
9 1 (0.32%) Babel
9 1 (0.32%) Postman
9 1 (0.32%) webpack
General
1 83 (26.43%) Social Skills
2 53 (16.88%) Electronics
2 53 (16.88%) Finance
3 49 (15.61%) Marketing
4 46 (14.65%) Law
5 42 (13.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 40 (12.74%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (11.15%) Advertising
8 20 (6.37%) Games
9 15 (4.78%) Manufacturing
10 14 (4.46%) Legal
11 11 (3.50%) French Language
11 11 (3.50%) Retail
12 8 (2.55%) Presentation Skills
13 6 (1.91%) Social Science
14 5 (1.59%) Influencing Skills
14 5 (1.59%) Multimedia
15 4 (1.27%) Organisational Skills
16 3 (0.96%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.96%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 43 (13.69%) Systems Engineer
2 35 (11.15%) Software Engineer
3 21 (6.69%) Design Engineer
4 17 (5.41%) Embedded Engineer
5 16 (5.10%) Analyst
5 16 (5.10%) Development Engineer
6 15 (4.78%) Programmer
7 14 (4.46%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
7 14 (4.46%) Project Leader
7 14 (4.46%) Software Design Engineer
7 14 (4.46%) Software Development Engineer
7 14 (4.46%) Software Project Leader
8 13 (4.14%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.14%) Senior Software Engineer
9 11 (3.50%) Software Test Engineer
9 11 (3.50%) Technical Manager
9 11 (3.50%) Test Engineer
10 9 (2.87%) Developer
10 9 (2.87%) RF Engineer
10 9 (2.87%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.83%) Node.js
2 28 (8.92%) React
3 23 (7.32%) HTML
4 17 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 13 (4.14%) Apache Flex
5 13 (4.14%) Spring
6 11 (3.50%) Next.js
7 10 (3.18%) OLE
7 10 (3.18%) React Native
7 10 (3.18%) Vue.js
8 8 (2.55%) .NET
8 8 (2.55%) JSON
8 8 (2.55%) Kafka
9 7 (2.23%) Web Services
10 6 (1.91%) CSS
10 6 (1.91%) Qt
10 6 (1.91%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (1.59%) gRPC
11 5 (1.59%) HTML5 Canvas
12 4 (1.27%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 88 (28.03%) Social Media
2 52 (16.56%) Algorithms
3 35 (11.15%) User Experience
4 30 (9.55%) Self-Motivation
5 25 (7.96%) Life Science
6 14 (4.46%) Hedge funds
7 12 (3.82%) Blog
7 12 (3.82%) Fixed Income
8 10 (3.18%) Digital Media
9 9 (2.87%) Embedded Systems
10 7 (2.23%) Photography
10 7 (2.23%) Video Editing
11 6 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.59%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.59%) Video\Live Streaming
13 4 (1.27%) Motion Graphics
13 4 (1.27%) Virtual Team
14 3 (0.96%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.96%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.60%) Windows
2 22 (7.01%) Linux
3 13 (4.14%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.50%) Android
5 5 (1.59%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.59%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.64%) Unix
6 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (30.89%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (23.25%) Software Engineering
3 58 (18.47%) Analytics
3 58 (18.47%) Problem-Solving
4 40 (12.74%) DevOps
5 39 (12.42%) Computer Science
6 35 (11.15%) Mentoring
7 34 (10.83%) Project Management
8 31 (9.87%) Coaching
9 30 (9.55%) Mathematics
9 30 (9.55%) Systems Engineering
9 30 (9.55%) Validation
10 28 (8.92%) SEO
11 26 (8.28%) SDLC
12 23 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
12 23 (7.32%) Scrum
13 22 (7.01%) Technical Leadership
13 22 (7.01%) UML
14 21 (6.69%) Data Science
15 20 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (17.20%) Python
2 46 (14.65%) MATLAB
3 41 (13.06%) Java
4 39 (12.42%) C
5 37 (11.78%) C++
6 33 (10.51%) SQL
7 20 (6.37%) Ada
8 17 (5.41%) JavaScript
8 17 (5.41%) R
8 17 (5.41%) TypeScript
9 13 (4.14%) Go
10 9 (2.87%) ES6
11 8 (2.55%) Embedded C
11 8 (2.55%) Embedded C++
11 8 (2.55%) VBA
12 7 (2.23%) C#
13 6 (1.91%) Fortran
13 6 (1.91%) Ruby
14 3 (0.96%) Google Apps Script
15 2 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 97 (30.89%) Degree
2 16 (5.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.91%) Numerate Degree
3 6 (1.91%) PhD
4 5 (1.59%) Master's Degree
5 3 (0.96%) DBS Check
6 2 (0.64%) ACCA
6 2 (0.64%) CIMA
6 2 (0.64%) CISM
6 2 (0.64%) CISSP
6 2 (0.64%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.32%) AAT
7 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.41%) Def Stans
1 17 (5.41%) MISRA
2 12 (3.82%) CDISC
3 6 (1.91%) Good Clinical Practice
4 3 (0.96%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.64%) GDPR
5 2 (0.64%) GxP
5 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.32%) QA
6 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (5.41%) Firmware
2 11 (3.50%) Docker
3 7 (2.23%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.64%) KVM
4 2 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.64%) vSphere
4 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.46%) Kubernetes
2 7 (2.23%) Terraform
3 5 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (1.27%) Ansible
5 3 (0.96%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 116 (36.94%) Facebook
2 57 (18.15%) Twitter
3 40 (12.74%) YouTube
4 26 (8.28%) Adobe
5 22 (7.01%) Google
6 21 (6.69%) IBM
7 11 (3.50%) Microsoft
8 10 (3.18%) Avid
8 10 (3.18%) Sybase
9 9 (2.87%) Oracle
10 8 (2.55%) Snapchat
11 6 (1.91%) Marketo
12 5 (1.59%) Zscaler
13 4 (1.27%) BT
14 3 (0.96%) MathWorks
15 2 (0.64%) Citrix
15 2 (0.64%) CyberTech
15 2 (0.64%) Sun
15 2 (0.64%) Talend
15 2 (0.64%) VMware