Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 477 682 1010
Rank change year-on-year +205 +328 +111
Permanent jobs citing Instagram 718 33 75
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.066% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 58
10th Percentile £25,500 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £30,750 £42,500 £31,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 £65,000 £46,250
Median % change year-on-year -50.00% +40.54% +8.82%
75th Percentile £62,500 £109,000 £54,375
90th Percentile £80,000 £130,000 £74,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year -15.15% +21.32% +13.33%

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 47,770 19,806 58,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.11% 39.73% 42.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31,693 15,690 44,990
10th Percentile £30,500 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.85% +8.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £88,750 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +195 706 £32,500 -50.00% 59
UK excluding London +186 526 £35,000 -15.15% 52
East of England +106 317 - - 21
London -69 183 £32,000 -60.00% 11
South West +39 153 £60,000 +60.00% 10
North of England -69 45 £26,000 - 11
North West - 41 - - 6
Work from Home -247 33 £77,500 -35.42% 3
Yorkshire -97 4 £26,000 - 3
South East -130 4 £35,000 -7.89% 3
Scotland - 4 - - 2
Midlands -118 3 £42,500 +18.72% 3
East Midlands - 2 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands -97 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 232 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (30.22%) Facebook
3 216 (30.08%) Degree
4 185 (25.77%) Software Engineering
5 181 (25.21%) Social Skills
6 154 (21.45%) Electronics
7 148 (20.61%) C++
8 146 (20.33%) Social Media
9 145 (20.19%) Simulink
10 143 (19.92%) Problem-Solving
11 140 (19.50%) Algorithms
12 139 (19.36%) MATLAB
13 129 (17.97%) Python
14 123 (17.13%) C
15 117 (16.30%) Validation
16 106 (14.76%) DevOps
17 101 (14.07%) Systems Engineering
18 94 (13.09%) Twitter
19 92 (12.81%) Analytics
20 89 (12.40%) Manufacturing
21 83 (11.56%) Scrum
22 82 (11.42%) Games
22 82 (11.42%) Computer Science
23 81 (11.28%) Mentoring
24 78 (10.86%) Pharmaceutical
25 76 (10.58%) Marketing
25 76 (10.58%) TDD
26 74 (10.31%) Mathematics
26 74 (10.31%) Java
27 73 (10.17%) YouTube

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 26 (3.62%) CMS
2 25 (3.48%) SAS
3 24 (3.34%) Apache Spark
4 23 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.81%) Apache
6 10 (1.39%) IIS
7 7 (0.97%) Apache Solr
8 5 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.56%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.28%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.28%) WildFly
Applications
1 145 (20.19%) Simulink
2 48 (6.69%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (3.48%) Stateflow
4 19 (2.65%) Adobe Premiere
5 17 (2.37%) Photoshop
6 11 (1.53%) Final Cut Pro
7 10 (1.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.70%) Adobe XD
8 5 (0.70%) Figma
8 5 (0.70%) InVision
8 5 (0.70%) Sketch
9 4 (0.56%) Adobe After Effects
9 4 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (0.42%) InDesign
11 2 (0.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
12 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.84%) Eloqua
2 4 (0.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 60 (8.36%) AWS
2 37 (5.15%) Amazon S3
3 31 (4.32%) AWS Fargate
4 29 (4.04%) CloudFront
5 24 (3.34%) Amazon SQS
6 21 (2.92%) Amazon ECS
7 20 (2.79%) Serverless
8 19 (2.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 19 (2.65%) Amazon ELB
8 19 (2.65%) GitHub
8 19 (2.65%) Route 53
9 18 (2.51%) GitHub Actions
9 18 (2.51%) Google Analytics
10 17 (2.37%) Azure
11 14 (1.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (1.53%) Power Platform
13 9 (1.25%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.97%) Facebook Ads
14 7 (0.97%) Google Ads
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.71%) Modbus
1 41 (5.71%) RS-422
2 21 (2.92%) RS-485
3 20 (2.79%) Ethernet
4 11 (1.53%) HTTP
5 5 (0.70%) DAB
5 5 (0.70%) VPN
6 4 (0.56%) Firewall
6 4 (0.56%) Link 16
6 4 (0.56%) Tactical Data Link
6 4 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.42%) Software-Defined Radio
8 2 (0.28%) H.323
8 2 (0.28%) LAN
8 2 (0.28%) NetScaler
8 2 (0.28%) RTP
8 2 (0.28%) VoIP
9 1 (0.14%) FTP
9 1 (0.14%) Network Security
9 1 (0.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.01%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (3.20%) NoSQL
3 20 (2.79%) Big Data
3 20 (2.79%) Hadoop
4 19 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 19 (2.65%) MongoDB
4 19 (2.65%) Redis
5 17 (2.37%) MySQL
6 15 (2.09%) Relational Database
7 13 (1.81%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (1.53%) Amazon Aurora
8 11 (1.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (1.53%) Power BI
9 10 (1.39%) Metadata
10 9 (1.25%) SQL Server
11 8 (1.11%) Spotfire
12 7 (0.97%) ClickHouse
12 7 (0.97%) Electronic Patient Records
12 7 (0.97%) Tableau
13 6 (0.84%) Apache Ignite
Development Applications
1 63 (8.77%) Rational DOORS
2 57 (7.94%) Rational Rhapsody
3 48 (6.69%) Jenkins
4 31 (4.32%) Rational Team Concert
5 18 (2.51%) CircleCI
6 15 (2.09%) Git (software)
7 14 (1.95%) webpack
8 10 (1.39%) Babel
9 5 (0.70%) Axure RP
10 4 (0.56%) Artifactory
10 4 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.42%) Balsamiq
11 3 (0.42%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.28%) Jasmine
12 2 (0.28%) JIRA
12 2 (0.28%) JUnit
General
1 181 (25.21%) Social Skills
2 154 (21.45%) Electronics
3 89 (12.40%) Manufacturing
4 82 (11.42%) Games
5 78 (10.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 76 (10.58%) Marketing
7 71 (9.89%) Analytical Skills
8 65 (9.05%) Finance
9 56 (7.80%) Advertising
10 50 (6.96%) Law
11 36 (5.01%) Influencing Skills
12 33 (4.60%) French Language
13 29 (4.04%) Legal
13 29 (4.04%) Organisational Skills
14 28 (3.90%) Military
15 24 (3.34%) Aerospace
16 19 (2.65%) Social Science
17 18 (2.51%) Avionics
18 17 (2.37%) Retail
19 14 (1.95%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 134 (18.66%) Systems Engineer
2 95 (13.23%) Software Engineer
3 51 (7.10%) Design Engineer
4 35 (4.87%) Embedded Engineer
4 35 (4.87%) Project Leader
5 34 (4.74%) Development Engineer
6 32 (4.46%) Embedded Software Design Engineer
6 32 (4.46%) Software Design Engineer
6 32 (4.46%) Software Development Engineer
7 26 (3.62%) Software Project Leader
8 23 (3.20%) Project Manager
9 22 (3.06%) Control Systems Engineer
10 21 (2.92%) Analyst
10 21 (2.92%) Programmer
10 21 (2.92%) Software Test Engineer
10 21 (2.92%) Test Engineer
11 20 (2.79%) Technologist
12 18 (2.51%) Developer
13 16 (2.23%) Senior Manager
13 16 (2.23%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (7.38%) React
2 48 (6.69%) Node.js
3 40 (5.57%) HTML
4 29 (4.04%) Next.js
5 21 (2.92%) .NET
6 20 (2.79%) AngularJS
6 20 (2.79%) PyTorch
6 20 (2.79%) TensorFlow
6 20 (2.79%) Web Services
7 17 (2.37%) CSS
7 17 (2.37%) JSON
8 15 (2.09%) Qt
8 15 (2.09%) Vue.js
9 13 (1.81%) React Native
10 12 (1.67%) OpenCV
10 12 (1.67%) WebRTC
10 12 (1.67%) WebSockets
11 11 (1.53%) Kafka
11 11 (1.53%) Ruby on Rails
11 11 (1.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 146 (20.33%) Social Media
2 140 (19.50%) Algorithms
3 50 (6.96%) Self-Motivation
4 43 (5.99%) User Experience
5 40 (5.57%) Life Science
6 31 (4.32%) Embedded Systems
7 26 (3.62%) Management Information System
8 25 (3.48%) Robotics
9 20 (2.79%) Blog
10 19 (2.65%) Cloud Native
11 16 (2.23%) Video Editing
12 15 (2.09%) Hedge funds
13 13 (1.81%) Fixed Income
14 12 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
15 11 (1.53%) Cyberthreat
16 10 (1.39%) Analogue Electronics
16 10 (1.39%) Cyber Defence
16 10 (1.39%) Digital Media
17 9 (1.25%) Data Structures
18 8 (1.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 66 (9.19%) Windows
2 50 (6.96%) Linux
3 13 (1.81%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.53%) Android
5 5 (0.70%) Mac OS X
5 5 (0.70%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.28%) Unix
7 2 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (32.31%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (25.77%) Software Engineering
3 143 (19.92%) Problem-Solving
4 117 (16.30%) Validation
5 106 (14.76%) DevOps
6 101 (14.07%) Systems Engineering
7 92 (12.81%) Analytics
8 83 (11.56%) Scrum
9 82 (11.42%) Computer Science
10 81 (11.28%) Mentoring
11 76 (10.58%) TDD
12 74 (10.31%) Mathematics
13 72 (10.03%) Coaching
14 65 (9.05%) Continuous Integration
15 62 (8.64%) Artificial Intelligence
16 59 (8.22%) SysML
17 58 (8.08%) Project Management
18 57 (7.94%) UML
19 51 (7.10%) Data Analysis
19 51 (7.10%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 148 (20.61%) C++
2 139 (19.36%) MATLAB
3 129 (17.97%) Python
4 123 (17.13%) C
5 74 (10.31%) Java
6 61 (8.50%) Ada
7 56 (7.80%) SQL
8 45 (6.27%) C#
9 36 (5.01%) JavaScript
10 32 (4.46%) R
11 29 (4.04%) TypeScript
12 25 (3.48%) Fortran
13 22 (3.06%) Go
14 21 (2.92%) VBA
15 20 (2.79%) Embedded C
16 19 (2.65%) Embedded C++
17 16 (2.23%) ES6
18 12 (1.67%) Groovy
18 12 (1.67%) PowerShell
19 9 (1.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 216 (30.08%) Degree
2 37 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 37 (5.15%) PhD
3 10 (1.39%) DV Cleared
3 10 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 10 (1.39%) Security Cleared
4 6 (0.84%) Master's Degree
5 5 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (0.70%) Postgraduate
6 2 (0.28%) ACCA
6 2 (0.28%) CIMA
6 2 (0.28%) MCP
7 1 (0.14%) AAT
7 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.85%) Def Stans
1 42 (5.85%) MISRA
2 16 (2.23%) QA
3 14 (1.95%) GxP
4 11 (1.53%) CDISC
5 6 (0.84%) IEC 61508
5 6 (0.84%) MISRA C
6 5 (0.70%) Good Clinical Practice
7 4 (0.56%) Accessibility
8 3 (0.42%) DO-178B
9 1 (0.14%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (5.99%) Firmware
2 21 (2.92%) Docker
3 17 (2.37%) Active Directory
4 12 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 12 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (1.39%) NFS
6 7 (0.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.28%) KVM
7 2 (0.28%) vSphere
7 2 (0.28%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.14%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 34 (4.74%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.81%) Terraform
3 7 (0.97%) Mesos
4 5 (0.70%) Prometheus
4 5 (0.70%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (0.56%) Ansible
6 3 (0.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 217 (30.22%) Facebook
2 94 (13.09%) Twitter
3 73 (10.17%) YouTube
4 47 (6.55%) IBM
5 37 (5.15%) Microsoft
6 33 (4.60%) Adobe
7 23 (3.20%) Google
8 18 (2.51%) MathWorks
9 15 (2.09%) Oracle
9 15 (2.09%) Snapchat
10 14 (1.95%) Avid
10 14 (1.95%) BT
11 12 (1.67%) Sybase
11 12 (1.67%) VMware
12 10 (1.39%) OpenAI
13 9 (1.25%) Altera
13 9 (1.25%) Dataiku
13 9 (1.25%) Xilinx
14 7 (0.97%) Splunk
15 6 (0.84%) Talend