Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 104 119
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15 +24
Permanent jobs citing Migration 4,474 4,693 4,902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.63% 3.10% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 3.36% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,498 3,504 3,622
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +9.52%
10th Percentile £35,785 £34,575 £34,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £88,750 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,550 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -3.71% +5.00% +11.11%

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 113,176 139,595 161,664
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.92% 92.23% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 89,768 110,325 131,818
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the UK

Migration
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Migration.

Salary trend for Migration in the UK

Migration
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Migration over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Migration in the UK

Migration
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the UK over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. 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 +23 4,211 £62,500 +4.17% 924
London +24 2,222 £70,000 +12.00% 363
UK excluding London +27 2,118 £50,550 -3.71% 641
South East +13 707 £57,500 +4.55% 162
North of England +30 506 £50,000 +4.17% 175
Midlands +47 323 £52,500 -4.55% 100
North West +43 269 £50,000 - 89
South West +25 243 £50,000 +5.26% 61
East of England +9 230 £50,000 -16.67% 65
West Midlands +17 207 £52,500 -8.70% 62
Yorkshire +20 186 £46,000 +2.22% 65
East Midlands +63 116 £50,000 +25.00% 38
Scotland +10 106 £45,000 -7.22% 53
North East +19 51 £45,000 -25.00% 21
Wales -19 46 £38,500 -14.44% 19
Northern Ireland +8 3 £57,500 +64.29% 7
Channel Islands - 3 £75,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT jobs citing Migration 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 Migration.

1 1,634 (36.52%) Azure
2 1,333 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 1,288 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
4 1,209 (27.02%) SQL
5 1,189 (26.58%) AWS
6 1,085 (24.25%) Finance
7 947 (21.17%) Data Migration
8 884 (19.76%) Windows
9 741 (16.56%) SQL Server
10 720 (16.09%) DevOps
11 676 (15.11%) Office 365
12 621 (13.88%) Active Directory
13 600 (13.41%) Python
14 591 (13.21%) VMware
15 580 (12.96%) Analytics
16 558 (12.47%) Linux
17 549 (12.27%) Java
18 547 (12.23%) C#
19 530 (11.85%) JavaScript
20 521 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
21 512 (11.44%) .NET
22 509 (11.38%) Project Management
23 478 (10.68%) Data Centre
24 470 (10.51%) GCP
25 465 (10.39%) Project Delivery
26 445 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
27 427 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
27 427 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
27 427 (9.54%) PowerShell
28 420 (9.39%) Degree

Migration
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
1 329 (7.35%) SharePoint
2 153 (3.42%) MS Exchange
3 123 (2.75%) IIS
4 97 (2.17%) Confluence
5 72 (1.61%) Apache Spark
6 66 (1.48%) Skype for Business
7 51 (1.14%) CMS
8 43 (0.96%) SAS
9 37 (0.83%) Apache
9 37 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 36 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
11 30 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
12 29 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 27 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
14 25 (0.56%) WebSphere
15 23 (0.51%) nginx
15 23 (0.51%) WebLogic
16 22 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
17 20 (0.45%) JBoss
17 20 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 235 (5.25%) Microsoft Office
2 189 (4.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 63 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 37 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
5 30 (0.67%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.16%) Chatbot
7 7 (0.16%) Gliffy
8 5 (0.11%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.067%) Windchill
10 1 (0.022%) Maya
10 1 (0.022%) Mingle
10 1 (0.022%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 105 (2.35%) FINCAD Analytics
2 84 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 29 (0.65%) NetSuite
4 27 (0.60%) SAP S/4HANA
5 20 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 20 (0.45%) SAP MM
6 17 (0.38%) SAP SD
7 16 (0.36%) Magento
8 15 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
9 12 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
10 11 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
10 11 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
10 11 (0.25%) SAP MDG
11 10 (0.22%) LatentZero
11 10 (0.22%) thinkFolio
12 9 (0.20%) SAP Business One
13 8 (0.18%) SAP HCM
13 8 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
14 7 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,634 (36.52%) Azure
2 1,189 (26.58%) AWS
3 676 (15.11%) Office 365
4 470 (10.51%) GCP
5 306 (6.84%) PaaS
6 303 (6.77%) Power Platform
7 302 (6.75%) IaaS
8 254 (5.68%) SaaS
9 217 (4.85%) Azure Active Directory
10 168 (3.76%) Cloud Computing
11 101 (2.26%) OpenShift
12 97 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
13 92 (2.06%) Dynamics 365
14 82 (1.83%) GitHub
15 81 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
16 79 (1.77%) Serverless
17 73 (1.63%) Amazon S3
18 69 (1.54%) OneDrive
19 62 (1.39%) PowerApps
20 57 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 345 (7.71%) Firewall
2 226 (5.05%) DNS
3 155 (3.46%) WAN
4 139 (3.11%) LAN
5 138 (3.08%) TCP/IP
6 126 (2.82%) VPN
7 116 (2.59%) DHCP
8 92 (2.06%) Skype
9 87 (1.94%) SAN
10 79 (1.77%) Wireless
11 73 (1.63%) VoIP
12 53 (1.18%) Internet
13 48 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
13 48 (1.07%) SSL
14 46 (1.03%) HTTP
15 37 (0.83%) Intranet
16 36 (0.80%) NetScaler
16 36 (0.80%) Network Security
16 36 (0.80%) VLAN
17 34 (0.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 741 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 427 (9.54%) Data Warehouse
3 295 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 256 (5.72%) Power BI
5 243 (5.43%) Big Data
6 224 (5.01%) Relational Database
7 191 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 182 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
9 170 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 146 (3.26%) MySQL
11 145 (3.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 134 (3.00%) NoSQL
13 110 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
14 106 (2.37%) Amazon Athena
14 106 (2.37%) RDBMS
15 95 (2.12%) Hadoop
16 85 (1.90%) Data Lake
17 59 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
18 58 (1.30%) QlikView
19 57 (1.27%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 236 (5.27%) Git (software)
2 207 (4.63%) JIRA
3 203 (4.54%) Jenkins
4 105 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
5 88 (1.97%) Visual Studio
6 77 (1.72%) Artifactory
7 70 (1.56%) Selenium
7 70 (1.56%) TeamCity
8 55 (1.23%) Maven
8 55 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
9 51 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
10 37 (0.83%) SoapUI
11 36 (0.80%) GitLab
12 33 (0.74%) SonarQube
13 32 (0.72%) Bitbucket
14 29 (0.65%) ERwin
14 29 (0.65%) Sonatype Nexus
15 26 (0.58%) Subversion
16 25 (0.56%) Cucumber
17 24 (0.54%) Zephyr
General
1 1,085 (24.25%) Finance
2 303 (6.77%) Banking
3 277 (6.19%) Retail
4 204 (4.56%) Front Office
5 184 (4.11%) Public Sector
6 113 (2.53%) Manufacturing
6 113 (2.53%) Marketing
7 97 (2.17%) Legal
8 80 (1.79%) Law
9 76 (1.70%) Telecoms
10 43 (0.96%) Automotive
11 30 (0.67%) Local Government
12 28 (0.63%) Publishing
13 24 (0.54%) Advertising
14 23 (0.51%) Investment Banking
15 21 (0.47%) Police
16 20 (0.45%) Billing
17 19 (0.42%) Back Office
18 16 (0.36%) Games
19 14 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 859 (19.20%) Architect
2 655 (14.64%) Developer
3 460 (10.28%) Analyst
4 431 (9.63%) Consultant
5 286 (6.39%) Solutions Architect
6 240 (5.36%) Cloud Architect
6 240 (5.36%) Project Manager
7 234 (5.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 196 (4.38%) DevOps Engineer
9 154 (3.44%) Cloud Engineer
10 150 (3.35%) Azure Architect
11 145 (3.24%) SQL Developer
12 134 (3.00%) Data Analyst
13 132 (2.95%) Senior Developer
14 123 (2.75%) Business Analyst
15 121 (2.70%) Data Architect
16 116 (2.59%) Administrator
17 100 (2.24%) C# Developer
17 100 (2.24%) Infrastructure Manager
18 98 (2.19%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 512 (11.44%) .NET
2 381 (8.52%) Web Services
3 233 (5.21%) AngularJS
4 218 (4.87%) HTML
5 216 (4.83%) CSS
6 159 (3.55%) XML
7 156 (3.49%) J2EE
7 156 (3.49%) React
8 147 (3.29%) ASP.NET
9 136 (3.04%) REST
10 124 (2.77%) Node.js
11 122 (2.73%) JSON
12 121 (2.70%) .NET Framework
12 121 (2.70%) jQuery
13 112 (2.50%) RESTful
14 97 (2.17%) SOAP
15 85 (1.90%) Entity Framework
16 84 (1.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 81 (1.81%) Middleware
18 69 (1.54%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 478 (10.68%) Data Centre
2 427 (9.54%) Analytical Skills
3 277 (6.19%) Public Cloud
4 218 (4.87%) Self-Motivation
5 210 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
6 208 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
7 183 (4.09%) Fixed Income
7 183 (4.09%) Hedge funds
8 178 (3.98%) Derivative
9 154 (3.44%) Management Information System
10 135 (3.02%) Cloud Native
11 128 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
12 124 (2.77%) Private Cloud
13 113 (2.53%) Equities
14 95 (2.12%) Blog
15 90 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
16 84 (1.88%) Driving Licence
17 82 (1.83%) Data Structures
18 80 (1.79%) User Experience
19 75 (1.68%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 884 (19.76%) Windows
2 558 (12.47%) Linux
3 379 (8.47%) Windows Server
4 245 (5.48%) Windows 10
5 96 (2.15%) Unix
6 84 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 80 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 78 (1.74%) Windows 7
9 57 (1.27%) CentOS
10 50 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 20 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 19 (0.42%) Android
12 19 (0.42%) Apple iOS
13 18 (0.40%) Solaris
14 17 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (0.34%) Mac OS
16 12 (0.27%) Ubuntu
17 11 (0.25%) AIX
17 11 (0.25%) Mac OS X
18 10 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,288 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 947 (21.17%) Data Migration
3 720 (16.09%) DevOps
4 580 (12.96%) Analytics
5 521 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
6 509 (11.38%) Project Management
7 465 (10.39%) Project Delivery
8 445 (9.95%) Business Intelligence
9 380 (8.49%) ETL
9 380 (8.49%) Mentoring
10 335 (7.49%) Microservices
11 330 (7.38%) Decision-Making
12 326 (7.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 316 (7.06%) Presales
14 308 (6.88%) ITIL
15 297 (6.64%) Scrum
16 289 (6.46%) Data Modelling
17 284 (6.35%) Stakeholder Management
18 258 (5.77%) Software Engineering
19 247 (5.52%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,209 (27.02%) SQL
2 600 (13.41%) Python
3 549 (12.27%) Java
4 547 (12.23%) C#
5 530 (11.85%) JavaScript
6 427 (9.54%) PowerShell
7 240 (5.36%) C++
8 216 (4.83%) T-SQL
9 157 (3.51%) Bash Shell
10 131 (2.93%) C
11 102 (2.28%) Kotlin
12 100 (2.24%) PHP
13 95 (2.12%) R
14 88 (1.97%) Ruby
15 84 (1.88%) VB.NET
16 77 (1.72%) PL/SQL
17 73 (1.63%) Go
18 65 (1.45%) RPG
18 65 (1.45%) Shell Script
18 65 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 420 (9.39%) Degree
2 206 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 171 (3.82%) SC Cleared
4 170 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 140 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 111 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 88 (1.97%) AWS Certification
8 82 (1.83%) MCSE
9 81 (1.81%) CCNP
10 49 (1.10%) MCSA
11 41 (0.92%) CCNA
12 36 (0.80%) PMI Certification
13 33 (0.74%) PMP
14 31 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 27 (0.60%) CCIE
15 27 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
16 25 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 24 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
18 23 (0.51%) ISTQB
19 22 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 210 (4.69%) Data Quality
2 134 (3.00%) QA
3 97 (2.17%) SLA
4 83 (1.86%) GDPR
5 76 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 50 (1.12%) PMO
7 30 (0.67%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
10 6 (0.13%) HL7
11 5 (0.11%) COBIT
12 4 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 2 (0.045%) ISO 22301
13 2 (0.045%) ISO 9001
13 2 (0.045%) NCSC
13 2 (0.045%) NIST
13 2 (0.045%) PSD2
14 1 (0.022%) Basel III
14 1 (0.022%) CRD IV
14 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 621 (13.88%) Active Directory
2 408 (9.12%) Docker
3 382 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 208 (4.65%) Hyper-V
5 85 (1.90%) vSphere
6 84 (1.88%) XenApp
7 63 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
8 55 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
9 49 (1.10%) XenDesktop
10 30 (0.67%) VMware NSX
11 23 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
12 21 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
13 13 (0.29%) NFS
14 11 (0.25%) HDFS
14 11 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
15 10 (0.22%) VMware Workstation
16 9 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 9 (0.20%) Samba
17 8 (0.18%) Apache Flume
18 7 (0.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 372 (8.31%) Kubernetes
2 334 (7.47%) Terraform
3 254 (5.68%) SCCM
4 246 (5.50%) Ansible
5 236 (5.27%) Puppet
6 191 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
7 117 (2.62%) Microsoft Intune
8 64 (1.43%) SCOM
9 38 (0.85%) WSUS
10 35 (0.78%) Packer
10 35 (0.78%) vRealize
11 24 (0.54%) Mesos
12 21 (0.47%) Rancher
13 20 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
13 20 (0.45%) HAProxy
13 20 (0.45%) Nagios
14 18 (0.40%) Salt
15 16 (0.36%) PowerCLI
15 16 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
16 15 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 1,333 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 591 (13.21%) VMware
3 375 (8.38%) Oracle
4 308 (6.88%) Cisco
5 304 (6.79%) Google
6 205 (4.58%) SAP
7 172 (3.84%) IBM
8 169 (3.78%) Citrix
9 119 (2.66%) Tableau
10 111 (2.48%) Bloomberg
11 101 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
12 91 (2.03%) Informatica
13 83 (1.86%) Red Hat
14 69 (1.54%) HP
15 61 (1.36%) NetApp
16 59 (1.32%) Juniper
17 48 (1.07%) SolarWinds
18 47 (1.05%) EMC
19 44 (0.98%) Talend
20 43 (0.96%) Dell