Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Low-Code in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Low-Code over the 6 months to 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Low-Code
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 756 701 733
Rank change year-on-year -55 +32 +305
Permanent jobs citing Low-Code 529 327 54
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.28% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.69% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 288 135 34
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £48,950
25th Percentile £41,813 £45,000 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £78,750
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% -23.81% +74.03%
75th Percentile £78,125 £76,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £84,050 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -47.22% +109.30%

Low-Code is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 77,589 47,189 22,919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 46.38% 40.99% 36.85%
Number of salaries quoted 33,778 28,465 18,250
10th Percentile £34,500 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
75th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Low-Code
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Low-Code as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Low-Code in the UK

Low-Code
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Low-Code.

Salary trend for Low-Code in the UK

Low-Code
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Low-Code over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Low-Code in the UK

Low-Code
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Low-Code within the UK over the 6 months to 15 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 -84 390 £55,000 -3.51% 45
Work from Home -86 266 £53,750 -10.42% 21
London -187 223 £55,500 -16.23% 24
UK excluding London +44 191 £45,000 -5.26% 30
South East -10 49 £37,500 -31.82% 7
North of England -30 41 £52,500 +16.67% 7
East of England -43 38 £45,000 -30.77%
North West -39 32 £52,500 +16.67% 6
Scotland -6 28 £80,000 +68.42% 9
South West -8 19 £41,111 -10.14% 6
Midlands -52 16 £50,000 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -58 10 £50,000 -4.76% 1
Yorkshire -8 9 £44,000 +10.00% 1
East Midlands - 6 £77,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, IT jobs citing Low-Code 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 Low-Code.

1 222 (41.97%) JavaScript
1 222 (41.97%) Agile
2 182 (34.40%) SQL
3 140 (26.47%) CSS
4 134 (25.33%) Azure
5 129 (24.39%) HTML
5 129 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
6 128 (24.20%) Social Skills
7 124 (23.44%) DevOps
8 118 (22.31%) Power Platform
9 115 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 103 (19.47%) SaaS
11 101 (19.09%) Degree
12 99 (18.71%) PowerApps
13 94 (17.77%) CI/CD
14 93 (17.58%) Java
14 93 (17.58%) React
15 90 (17.01%) Workflow
16 89 (16.82%) Software Engineering
17 88 (16.64%) Analytical Skills
18 87 (16.45%) Docker
19 86 (16.26%) PostgreSQL
19 86 (16.26%) Python
20 83 (15.69%) TypeScript
21 82 (15.50%) Vue.js
22 81 (15.31%) Full Stack Development
22 81 (15.31%) Finance
23 80 (15.12%) Relational Database
24 79 (14.93%) Node.js
25 78 (14.74%) AWS

Low-Code
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 38 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.46%) SAS
3 9 (1.70%) Appian
4 8 (1.51%) Mendix
4 8 (1.51%) WordPress
5 5 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.76%) Apache
6 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) CMS
7 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.19%) Camunda
Applications
1 25 (4.73%) MS Visio
2 17 (3.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (3.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (3.02%) Photoshop
3 16 (3.02%) Sketch
4 14 (2.65%) InVision
5 11 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (0.76%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (4.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.08%) Oracle EBS
3 7 (1.32%) Oracle ERP
4 4 (0.76%) Unit4 Business World
5 2 (0.38%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 134 (25.33%) Azure
2 118 (22.31%) Power Platform
3 103 (19.47%) SaaS
4 99 (18.71%) PowerApps
5 78 (14.74%) AWS
6 66 (12.48%) Slack
7 57 (10.78%) GitHub
8 55 (10.40%) Dynamics 365
9 50 (9.45%) Microsoft 365
10 47 (8.88%) Serverless
11 46 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
12 40 (7.56%) PaaS
13 37 (6.99%) n8n
13 37 (6.99%) Power Automate
14 30 (5.67%) Azure DevOps
15 29 (5.48%) Azure Logic Apps
16 23 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
16 23 (4.35%) Azure Data Factory
17 22 (4.16%) AWS Lambda
18 19 (3.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.86%) Internet
2 20 (3.78%) HTTP
3 12 (2.27%) FIX Connectivity
4 5 (0.95%) SSL
5 4 (0.76%) DNS
6 3 (0.57%) DHCP
6 3 (0.57%) Firewall
6 3 (0.57%) FTP
6 3 (0.57%) Network Security
6 3 (0.57%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (16.26%) PostgreSQL
2 80 (15.12%) Relational Database
3 59 (11.15%) SQL Server
4 43 (8.13%) Power BI
5 37 (6.99%) SQLite
6 30 (5.67%) Amazon Aurora
7 28 (5.29%) Metadata
8 26 (4.91%) MySQL
9 24 (4.54%) Big Data
10 22 (4.16%) NoSQL
11 21 (3.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 18 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
12 18 (3.40%) MongoDB
13 17 (3.21%) Aerospike
14 15 (2.84%) KNIME
14 15 (2.84%) Oracle Database
14 15 (2.84%) Power Query
15 14 (2.65%) DynamoDB
16 13 (2.46%) Amazon Athena
16 13 (2.46%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 31 (5.86%) Cypress.io
1 31 (5.86%) Jasmine
2 30 (5.67%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.21%) Storybook
4 15 (2.84%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.13%) Maven
6 5 (0.95%) JIRA
6 5 (0.95%) Oracle APEX
7 4 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.76%) webpack
8 2 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.38%) Gatling
8 2 (0.38%) Geb
8 2 (0.38%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.19%) JUnit
9 1 (0.19%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 128 (24.20%) Social Skills
2 88 (16.64%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (15.31%) Finance
4 44 (8.32%) Marketing
5 43 (8.13%) Games
6 28 (5.29%) Public Sector
7 18 (3.40%) Documentation Skills
8 16 (3.02%) Influencing Skills
9 14 (2.65%) Banking
9 14 (2.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 14 (2.65%) Retail
10 13 (2.46%) Local Government
10 13 (2.46%) Presentation Skills
11 8 (1.51%) Legal
12 6 (1.13%) Organisational Skills
13 5 (0.95%) Law
13 5 (0.95%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.76%) Back Office
14 4 (0.76%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 204 (38.56%) Developer
2 43 (8.13%) Analyst
3 39 (7.37%) Applications Developer
4 38 (7.18%) Full Stack Developer
5 37 (6.99%) Software Engineer
6 36 (6.81%) Consultant
6 36 (6.81%) Senior Developer
7 34 (6.43%) Architect
8 24 (4.54%) Data Engineer
9 23 (4.35%) Low-Code Developer
9 23 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
10 21 (3.97%) Technical Consultant
11 17 (3.21%) Senior Software Engineer
12 16 (3.02%) Designer
12 16 (3.02%) UX Designer
13 15 (2.84%) Support Analyst
14 14 (2.65%) Business Analyst
14 14 (2.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 12 (2.27%) Applications Support
15 12 (2.27%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (26.47%) CSS
2 129 (24.39%) HTML
3 93 (17.58%) React
4 82 (15.50%) Vue.js
5 79 (14.93%) Node.js
6 60 (11.34%) REST
7 59 (11.15%) GraphQL
8 58 (10.96%) .NET
9 52 (9.83%) Jest
10 46 (8.70%) AngularJS
10 46 (8.70%) RESTful
11 44 (8.32%) XML
12 40 (7.56%) Web Services
13 39 (7.37%) JSON
14 29 (5.48%) SOAP
15 26 (4.91%) Sass
16 19 (3.59%) WPF
17 18 (3.40%) React Native
18 17 (3.21%) Spring
19 15 (2.84%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.72%) User Experience
2 37 (6.99%) Hackathon
3 33 (6.24%) Data Structures
4 28 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (3.78%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.21%) Semantic Web
7 14 (2.65%) Blog
7 14 (2.65%) NHS
8 13 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 12 (2.27%) Derivative
9 12 (2.27%) Equities
9 12 (2.27%) Fixed Income
9 12 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 12 (2.27%) OTC Derivatives
9 12 (2.27%) Renewable Energy
10 11 (2.08%) Cloud Native
10 11 (2.08%) IoT
10 11 (2.08%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.29%) Linux
2 24 (4.54%) Unix
3 12 (2.27%) CentOS
4 8 (1.51%) Windows
5 2 (0.38%) Android
5 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (41.97%) Agile
2 129 (24.39%) Problem-Solving
3 124 (23.44%) DevOps
4 94 (17.77%) CI/CD
5 90 (17.01%) Workflow
6 89 (16.82%) Software Engineering
7 81 (15.31%) Full Stack Development
8 75 (14.18%) Computer Science
9 73 (13.80%) Mentoring
10 70 (13.23%) Scrum
11 66 (12.48%) CRM
12 65 (12.29%) Business Intelligence
13 57 (10.78%) Coaching
14 48 (9.07%) TDD
15 47 (8.88%) Microservices
15 47 (8.88%) SDLC
16 46 (8.70%) Open Source
17 45 (8.51%) Presales
18 44 (8.32%) Artificial Intelligence
19 42 (7.94%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 222 (41.97%) JavaScript
2 182 (34.40%) SQL
3 93 (17.58%) Java
4 86 (16.26%) Python
5 83 (15.69%) TypeScript
6 74 (13.99%) C#
7 34 (6.43%) Go
8 31 (5.86%) Kotlin
9 28 (5.29%) PowerShell
10 27 (5.10%) Groovy
11 21 (3.97%) PHP
12 17 (3.21%) Scala
12 17 (3.21%) VB
13 15 (2.84%) Ruby
14 11 (2.08%) VBA
15 9 (1.70%) C
16 6 (1.13%) R
17 5 (0.95%) PL/SQL
18 4 (0.76%) T-SQL
19 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 101 (19.09%) Degree
2 40 (7.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (1.89%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.51%) PMI Certification
6 7 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 7 (1.32%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.57%) CISSP
7 3 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.38%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.19%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (14.18%) QA
2 26 (4.91%) Accessibility
3 13 (2.46%) CDISC
3 13 (2.46%) HL7
4 11 (2.08%) SLA
5 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.76%) GLP
5 4 (0.76%) GMP
5 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.38%) GDPR
8 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 87 (16.45%) Docker
2 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.57%) Firmware
2 3 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (10.02%) Kubernetes
2 24 (4.54%) Terraform
3 12 (2.27%) Prometheus
4 6 (1.13%) Ansible
5 3 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 115 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 36 (6.81%) Oracle
3 30 (5.67%) OutSystems
4 26 (4.91%) Google
5 23 (4.35%) Alteryx
6 21 (3.97%) UiPath
7 17 (3.21%) MuleSoft
8 16 (3.02%) Informatica
9 15 (2.84%) GoCardless
9 15 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (2.84%) ServiceNow
9 15 (2.84%) Talend
10 14 (2.65%) Cisco
10 14 (2.65%) Databricks
10 14 (2.65%) DocuSign
11 12 (2.27%) Automation Anywhere
11 12 (2.27%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.32%) LexisNexis
13 6 (1.13%) Blue Prism
14 5 (0.95%) RapidMiner