Period
to 3 July 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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 88 117
Rank change year-on-year +8 +29 +17
Permanent jobs citing Migration 2,981 5,060 5,017
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.76% 3.45% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 3.74% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2,515 4,132 3,945
Median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 73,035 135,165 163,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.24% 92.22% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 58,160 106,325 131,241
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
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 proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the UK

Migration
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Migration in the UK

Migration
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Migration over the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 July 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 +7 2,808 £65,000 +13.04% 329
London +18 1,484 £70,000 +12.00% 138
UK excluding London +16 1,412 £52,500 - 215
South East +12 479 £60,000 +9.09% 61
North of England +29 372 £50,000 -4.19% 62
North West +22 197 £50,000 -4.76% 38
Work from Home -44 192 £60,000 - 47
Midlands +3 167 £50,000 - 31
South West +23 163 £50,000 +9.29% 21
East of England +43 161 £50,000 - 16
Yorkshire +32 130 £50,000 -4.76% 21
West Midlands -8 113 £50,250 +0.50% 23
Scotland +63 70 £50,000 +2.56% 18
East Midlands +11 51 £50,000 +11.11% 8
North East +17 46 £45,000 +1.12% 3
Wales -12 26 £50,000 -2.44% 5
Northern Ireland +17 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 1,004 (33.68%) Azure
2 897 (30.09%) Microsoft
3 893 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
4 833 (27.94%) SQL
5 751 (25.19%) AWS
6 748 (25.09%) Finance
7 597 (20.03%) Data Migration
8 538 (18.05%) Windows
9 500 (16.77%) Python
10 470 (15.77%) DevOps
11 446 (14.96%) Office 365
12 392 (13.15%) SQL Server
13 384 (12.88%) VMware
14 382 (12.81%) JavaScript
15 375 (12.58%) Analytics
16 369 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
17 365 (12.24%) Active Directory
18 363 (12.18%) .NET
19 354 (11.88%) C#
20 350 (11.74%) Java
21 335 (11.24%) PowerShell
22 328 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
23 307 (10.30%) Web Services
24 306 (10.27%) Oracle
25 303 (10.16%) Linux
26 302 (10.13%) Data Centre
27 298 (10.00%) Degree
28 283 (9.49%) Project Management
29 269 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
29 269 (9.02%) Terraform

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
1 231 (7.75%) SharePoint
2 100 (3.35%) MS Exchange
3 57 (1.91%) Confluence
4 46 (1.54%) Skype for Business
5 43 (1.44%) Apache Spark
5 43 (1.44%) IIS
6 30 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 28 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
8 24 (0.81%) SAS
9 19 (0.64%) CMS
9 19 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
10 16 (0.54%) WebSphere
11 14 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
11 14 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
12 13 (0.44%) OpenStack
13 12 (0.40%) Apache
14 10 (0.34%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.27%) MQSeries
15 8 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 139 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 136 (4.56%) Microsoft Office
3 33 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (1.01%) Microsoft Project
5 27 (0.91%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.23%) Gliffy
7 6 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
7 6 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.067%) SPSS
10 1 (0.034%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 87 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (1.85%) FINCAD Analytics
3 30 (1.01%) Oracle ERP
4 25 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
5 23 (0.77%) Oracle EBS
6 20 (0.67%) NetSuite
7 14 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
8 13 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
10 9 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 8 (0.27%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.27%) SAP MDG
12 6 (0.20%) Magento
12 6 (0.20%) SAP MM
13 5 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
13 5 (0.17%) SAP SD
13 5 (0.17%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
14 4 (0.13%) JDE OneWorld
14 4 (0.13%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 1,004 (33.68%) Azure
2 751 (25.19%) AWS
3 446 (14.96%) Office 365
4 233 (7.82%) GCP
5 229 (7.68%) Power Platform
6 209 (7.01%) PaaS
7 207 (6.94%) SaaS
8 196 (6.57%) IaaS
9 133 (4.46%) Azure Active Directory
10 105 (3.52%) Dynamics 365
11 74 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
12 67 (2.25%) OpenShift
13 56 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
14 53 (1.78%) PowerApps
14 53 (1.78%) Serverless
15 50 (1.68%) Azure Data Factory
15 50 (1.68%) GitHub
16 43 (1.44%) Amazon EC2
17 39 (1.31%) Amazon S3
18 38 (1.27%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 178 (5.97%) Firewall
2 147 (4.93%) DNS
3 93 (3.12%) WAN
4 90 (3.02%) VPN
5 81 (2.72%) DHCP
6 76 (2.55%) Skype
7 66 (2.21%) LAN
8 62 (2.08%) SAN
9 60 (2.01%) TCP/IP
10 45 (1.51%) Network Security
11 42 (1.41%) BGP
12 40 (1.34%) VoIP
13 38 (1.27%) NetScaler
13 38 (1.27%) OSPF
13 38 (1.27%) Wireless
14 34 (1.14%) MPLS
15 29 (0.97%) HTTP
16 28 (0.94%) SSL
17 27 (0.91%) Cisco ISE
18 25 (0.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 258 (8.65%) Data Warehouse
3 188 (6.31%) Power BI
4 165 (5.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 142 (4.76%) Relational Database
6 140 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 127 (4.26%) Big Data
8 106 (3.56%) NoSQL
9 105 (3.52%) MySQL
10 102 (3.42%) PostgreSQL
11 94 (3.15%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 91 (3.05%) Data Lake
13 86 (2.88%) RDBMS
14 77 (2.58%) Azure SQL Database
15 74 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 59 (1.98%) Amazon Athena
17 44 (1.48%) DB2
18 42 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
19 39 (1.31%) Hadoop
20 36 (1.21%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 139 (4.66%) Git (software)
2 135 (4.53%) JIRA
3 122 (4.09%) Jenkins
4 76 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 54 (1.81%) Selenium
6 52 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 50 (1.68%) Artifactory
8 36 (1.21%) SoapUI
9 32 (1.07%) Maven
10 31 (1.04%) HP UFT
10 31 (1.04%) LoadRunner
11 28 (0.94%) Sonatype Nexus
12 27 (0.91%) Cucumber
13 24 (0.81%) Bitbucket
14 23 (0.77%) ERwin
15 21 (0.70%) SonarQube
16 19 (0.64%) TeamCity
17 18 (0.60%) JUnit
17 18 (0.60%) LSMW
18 16 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 748 (25.09%) Finance
2 184 (6.17%) Front Office
3 168 (5.64%) Banking
4 149 (5.00%) Retail
5 100 (3.35%) Public Sector
6 83 (2.78%) Manufacturing
7 79 (2.65%) Law
8 57 (1.91%) Marketing
9 46 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 43 (1.44%) Legal
11 29 (0.97%) Back Office
12 26 (0.87%) Local Government
13 23 (0.77%) Financial Institution
14 20 (0.67%) Investment Banking
15 19 (0.64%) Automotive
16 16 (0.54%) Advertising
16 16 (0.54%) Publishing
17 14 (0.47%) Billing
18 12 (0.40%) Games
19 11 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 545 (18.28%) Architect
2 414 (13.89%) Developer
3 356 (11.94%) Analyst
4 294 (9.86%) Consultant
5 181 (6.07%) Solutions Architect
6 146 (4.90%) DevOps Engineer
7 137 (4.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 131 (4.39%) Cloud Architect
9 121 (4.06%) Project Manager
10 116 (3.89%) Business Analyst
11 108 (3.62%) AWS Engineer
12 102 (3.42%) Data Architect
13 88 (2.95%) Senior Developer
14 78 (2.62%) Cloud Engineer
15 73 (2.45%) Platform Engineer
16 72 (2.42%) Azure Architect
17 70 (2.35%) .NET Developer
17 70 (2.35%) Administrator
18 69 (2.31%) Data Analyst
19 66 (2.21%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 363 (12.18%) .NET
2 307 (10.30%) Web Services
3 215 (7.21%) AngularJS
4 155 (5.20%) HTML
5 127 (4.26%) React
6 122 (4.09%) CSS
6 122 (4.09%) XML
7 116 (3.89%) REST
8 113 (3.79%) SOAP
9 107 (3.59%) Node.js
10 75 (2.52%) JSON
11 73 (2.45%) .NET Core
12 69 (2.31%) ASP.NET
13 67 (2.25%) RESTful
14 62 (2.08%) Kafka
15 58 (1.95%) J2EE
16 48 (1.61%) jQuery
17 47 (1.58%) Middleware
18 46 (1.54%) XSLT
19 44 (1.48%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 328 (11.00%) Analytical Skills
2 302 (10.13%) Data Centre
3 199 (6.68%) Public Cloud
4 183 (6.14%) Hedge funds
5 171 (5.74%) Fixed Income
6 168 (5.64%) Derivative
7 137 (4.60%) Greenfield Project
8 117 (3.92%) Self-Motivation
9 85 (2.85%) Management Information System
10 82 (2.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 76 (2.55%) Equities
11 76 (2.55%) Hybrid Cloud
12 61 (2.05%) Cloud Native
13 54 (1.81%) Blog
13 54 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
14 45 (1.51%) Virtual Team
15 44 (1.48%) Private Cloud
16 43 (1.44%) Data Structures
16 43 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
17 42 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 538 (18.05%) Windows
2 303 (10.16%) Linux
3 224 (7.51%) Windows Server
4 133 (4.46%) Windows 10
5 59 (1.98%) Unix
6 54 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 47 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 47 (1.58%) Windows Server 2016
8 29 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 27 (0.91%) CentOS
10 24 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 17 (0.57%) Solaris
11 17 (0.57%) Windows Server 2019
12 12 (0.40%) Windows 8
13 11 (0.37%) Ubuntu
14 10 (0.34%) AIX
14 10 (0.34%) Apple iOS
15 8 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 8 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (0.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 893 (29.96%) Agile Software Development
2 597 (20.03%) Data Migration
3 470 (15.77%) DevOps
4 375 (12.58%) Analytics
5 369 (12.38%) Problem-Solving
6 283 (9.49%) Project Management
7 269 (9.02%) Business Intelligence
8 262 (8.79%) Scrum
9 256 (8.59%) Project Delivery
10 228 (7.65%) Presales
11 219 (7.35%) ETL
12 216 (7.25%) Microservices
13 215 (7.21%) Mentoring
14 201 (6.74%) Asset Management
15 195 (6.54%) Decision-Making
16 193 (6.47%) Stakeholder Management
17 189 (6.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 188 (6.31%) Software Engineering
19 168 (5.64%) Investment Management
20 167 (5.60%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 833 (27.94%) SQL
2 500 (16.77%) Python
3 382 (12.81%) JavaScript
4 354 (11.88%) C#
5 350 (11.74%) Java
6 335 (11.24%) PowerShell
7 168 (5.64%) C++
8 130 (4.36%) T-SQL
9 127 (4.26%) R
10 102 (3.42%) Bash Shell
11 76 (2.55%) Ruby
12 61 (2.05%) C
13 55 (1.85%) Kotlin
14 47 (1.58%) Shell Script
14 47 (1.58%) VBA
15 45 (1.51%) PHP
16 41 (1.38%) PL/SQL
16 41 (1.38%) TypeScript
17 39 (1.31%) MATLAB
17 39 (1.31%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 298 (10.00%) Degree
2 184 (6.17%) Security Cleared
3 143 (4.80%) SC Cleared
4 119 (3.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 115 (3.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 91 (3.05%) Cisco Certification
7 52 (1.74%) AWS Certification
7 52 (1.74%) CCNP
8 35 (1.17%) MCSE
9 32 (1.07%) MCSA
10 31 (1.04%) CCNA
11 22 (0.74%) DV Cleared
11 22 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
12 20 (0.67%) CCIE
12 20 (0.67%) Master's Degree
13 18 (0.60%) ISTQB
14 17 (0.57%) CISSP
14 17 (0.57%) ISEB
14 17 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 16 (0.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (3.29%) Data Quality
2 80 (2.68%) QA
3 51 (1.71%) GDPR
4 48 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 40 (1.34%) PMO
6 25 (0.84%) SLA
7 17 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 11 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
9 9 (0.30%) PCI DSS
10 8 (0.27%) Basel III
11 4 (0.13%) Basel II
11 4 (0.13%) CRD IV
11 4 (0.13%) ISO 20022
11 4 (0.13%) ITGC
11 4 (0.13%) NIST
12 3 (0.10%) EMIR
12 3 (0.10%) ISO 22301
12 3 (0.10%) MiFID
13 2 (0.067%) COBIT
13 2 (0.067%) SEPA
System Software
1 365 (12.24%) Active Directory
2 259 (8.69%) Docker
3 227 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 155 (5.20%) Hyper-V
5 66 (2.21%) vSphere
6 43 (1.44%) XenApp
7 38 (1.27%) XenDesktop
8 37 (1.24%) Virtual Machines
9 33 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
10 23 (0.77%) VMware NSX
11 13 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
12 12 (0.40%) NFS
13 10 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
14 9 (0.30%) KVM
15 8 (0.27%) Xen
16 7 (0.23%) VMware Server
17 6 (0.20%) Apache Flume
17 6 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
18 5 (0.17%) GlusterFS
18 5 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 269 (9.02%) Terraform
2 252 (8.45%) Kubernetes
3 172 (5.77%) Ansible
4 130 (4.36%) Puppet
5 125 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
6 117 (3.92%) SCCM
7 74 (2.48%) Microsoft Intune
8 37 (1.24%) SCOM
9 25 (0.84%) Microsoft Clustering
10 23 (0.77%) vRealize
11 19 (0.64%) Packer
12 15 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
12 15 (0.50%) PowerCLI
12 15 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
13 13 (0.44%) SCVMM
13 13 (0.44%) WSUS
14 11 (0.37%) Rundeck
15 10 (0.34%) Tivoli
16 9 (0.30%) Nagios
16 9 (0.30%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 897 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 384 (12.88%) VMware
3 306 (10.27%) Oracle
4 181 (6.07%) Cisco
5 131 (4.39%) Google
6 115 (3.86%) SAP
7 107 (3.59%) Citrix
8 94 (3.15%) Bloomberg
9 74 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
10 70 (2.35%) Tableau
11 67 (2.25%) IBM
12 64 (2.15%) Databricks
13 50 (1.68%) HP
14 48 (1.61%) Juniper
15 42 (1.41%) EMC
16 41 (1.38%) Red Hat
17 38 (1.27%) CheckPoint
18 36 (1.21%) Sparx
19 31 (1.04%) F5
19 31 (1.04%) ServiceNow