Period
to 1 October 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 1 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
1 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 80 115
Rank change year-on-year +4 +35 +14
Permanent jobs citing Migration 1,922 4,980 4,807
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.00% 3.55% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.32% 3.85% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,785 4,172 3,816
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
90th Percentile £115,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,550 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.80% +1.10% +5.26%

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 44,442 129,324 152,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.53% 92.21% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 36,284 101,599 121,147
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 1 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Migration in the UK

Migration
Top 18 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 1 October 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 +8 1,777 £62,500 +8.70% 437
UK excluding London +18 959 £55,000 +8.80% 325
London +8 871 £70,000 +7.69% 156
South East +25 287 £60,000 +9.09% 65
North of England +32 260 £52,500 +5.00% 98
Work from Home -33 246 £55,000 -8.33% 74
Midlands -1 136 £50,000 - 54
South West +27 119 £50,000 +11.11% 33
North West +4 117 £55,000 +18.28% 47
Yorkshire +65 107 £50,000 -4.76% 33
West Midlands 0 101 £50,000 -4.76% 33
East of England +32 82 £65,000 +30.00% 26
Scotland +56 57 £47,750 -2.05% 36
North East +24 36 £52,500 +5.00% 18
East Midlands +8 34 £50,000 +11.11% 20
Wales +9 10 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Northern Ireland +23 9 £23,500 -41.25% 8
Isle of Man - 1 £36,500 -

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 702 (36.52%) Azure
2 649 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 587 (30.54%) Microsoft
4 561 (29.19%) AWS
5 480 (24.97%) SQL
6 470 (24.45%) Finance
7 367 (19.09%) Data Migration
8 328 (17.07%) DevOps
9 317 (16.49%) Windows
10 307 (15.97%) Python
11 262 (13.63%) JavaScript
11 262 (13.63%) Office 365
12 254 (13.22%) Java
13 253 (13.16%) Scrum
14 244 (12.70%) C#
15 239 (12.43%) .NET
16 234 (12.17%) SQL Server
16 234 (12.17%) Web Services
17 210 (10.93%) VMware
18 200 (10.41%) Analytics
19 198 (10.30%) Terraform
20 196 (10.20%) Active Directory
21 187 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
22 184 (9.57%) Linux
23 183 (9.52%) Data Centre
24 182 (9.47%) Oracle
25 181 (9.42%) Asset Management
26 179 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
26 179 (9.31%) GCP
27 173 (9.00%) AngularJS

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
1 144 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 74 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 34 (1.77%) IIS
4 33 (1.72%) Skype for Business
5 32 (1.66%) CMS
6 27 (1.40%) Confluence
7 24 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 21 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
9 17 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
10 15 (0.78%) SAS
11 13 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (0.47%) Apache
14 7 (0.36%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (0.36%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 6 (0.31%) WebLogic
15 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 84 (4.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
4 11 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.052%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.052%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 55 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
3 19 (0.99%) FINCAD Analytics
4 17 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
4 17 (0.88%) SAP S/4HANA
5 16 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
6 14 (0.73%) Oracle Receivables
7 10 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (0.36%) Magento
8 7 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.31%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.26%) BigMachines
11 4 (0.21%) Hyperion Planning
11 4 (0.21%) SAP MDG
12 3 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.16%) Maximo
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle CRM On Demand
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
12 3 (0.16%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 702 (36.52%) Azure
2 561 (29.19%) AWS
3 262 (13.63%) Office 365
4 179 (9.31%) GCP
5 150 (7.80%) SaaS
6 117 (6.09%) Power Platform
7 114 (5.93%) IaaS
8 103 (5.36%) PaaS
9 77 (4.01%) Azure Active Directory
10 67 (3.49%) Dynamics 365
11 49 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 41 (2.13%) Azure Data Factory
13 38 (1.98%) Serverless
14 37 (1.93%) OneDrive
15 32 (1.66%) PowerApps
16 28 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
17 25 (1.30%) Amazon S3
18 24 (1.25%) OpenShift
19 22 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
19 22 (1.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 108 (5.62%) Firewall
2 78 (4.06%) WAN
3 72 (3.75%) DNS
4 66 (3.43%) LAN
5 64 (3.33%) Skype
6 59 (3.07%) SAN
7 39 (2.03%) DHCP
8 32 (1.66%) VPN
9 30 (1.56%) VSAN
10 28 (1.46%) Network Security
11 24 (1.25%) TCP/IP
12 21 (1.09%) BGP
12 21 (1.09%) NetScaler
13 20 (1.04%) HTTP
13 20 (1.04%) VoIP
14 18 (0.94%) MPLS
14 18 (0.94%) OSPF
14 18 (0.94%) Unified Communications
15 17 (0.88%) H.323
16 14 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (12.17%) SQL Server
2 119 (6.19%) Data Warehouse
3 90 (4.68%) Power BI
4 84 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 81 (4.21%) MySQL
6 79 (4.11%) Big Data
6 79 (4.11%) Data Lake
7 76 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 71 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (2.91%) NoSQL
10 45 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
11 41 (2.13%) Relational Database
12 34 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 31 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
13 31 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (1.20%) HDInsight
15 21 (1.09%) RDBMS
16 20 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
17 19 (0.99%) Amazon Athena
17 19 (0.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 138 (7.18%) Git (software)
2 117 (6.09%) Jenkins
3 75 (3.90%) JIRA
4 58 (3.02%) Selenium
5 47 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (1.77%) Visual Studio
7 22 (1.14%) Bitbucket
7 22 (1.14%) GitLab
8 21 (1.09%) JUnit
8 21 (1.09%) Maven
9 20 (1.04%) Cucumber
10 19 (0.99%) Artifactory
11 18 (0.94%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (0.83%) Eclipse
13 16 (0.83%) TeamCity
14 15 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
15 14 (0.73%) Cypress.io
15 14 (0.73%) SoapUI
16 13 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 470 (24.45%) Finance
2 118 (6.14%) Front Office
3 94 (4.89%) Banking
4 87 (4.53%) Public Sector
5 67 (3.49%) Law
6 44 (2.29%) Retail
7 39 (2.03%) Manufacturing
8 34 (1.77%) Marketing
9 29 (1.51%) Telecoms
10 17 (0.88%) Legal
10 17 (0.88%) Publishing
11 16 (0.83%) Back Office
12 15 (0.78%) Advertising
12 15 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
13 13 (0.68%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.62%) Local Government
15 11 (0.57%) Retail Banking
16 8 (0.42%) German Language
16 8 (0.42%) Police
17 7 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 355 (18.47%) Architect
2 321 (16.70%) Developer
3 204 (10.61%) Consultant
4 167 (8.69%) Analyst
5 142 (7.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 133 (6.92%) AWS Engineer
7 89 (4.63%) Solutions Architect
8 78 (4.06%) Cloud Architect
9 71 (3.69%) AWS Architect
10 67 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 64 (3.33%) Azure Architect
12 63 (3.28%) Data Architect
12 63 (3.28%) Senior Developer
13 61 (3.17%) AWS DevOps
13 61 (3.17%) Finance Manager
14 60 (3.12%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 58 (3.02%) Business Analyst
16 55 (2.86%) Software Engineer
17 51 (2.65%) Project Manager
17 51 (2.65%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (12.43%) .NET
2 234 (12.17%) Web Services
3 173 (9.00%) AngularJS
4 120 (6.24%) HTML
5 103 (5.36%) React
6 96 (4.99%) CSS
7 80 (4.16%) ASP.NET
8 76 (3.95%) REST
9 73 (3.80%) Node.js
10 70 (3.64%) .NET Core
11 67 (3.49%) XML
12 63 (3.28%) SOAP
13 57 (2.97%) Vue.js
14 50 (2.60%) ASP.NET Core
15 49 (2.55%) JSON
15 49 (2.55%) RESTful
16 46 (2.39%) Middleware
17 40 (2.08%) Spring
18 35 (1.82%) XSLT
19 34 (1.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 183 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 167 (8.69%) Hedge funds
3 154 (8.01%) Derivative
3 154 (8.01%) Fixed Income
4 143 (7.44%) Analytical Skills
5 115 (5.98%) Greenfield Project
6 94 (4.89%) Public Cloud
7 71 (3.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 65 (3.38%) Equities
9 42 (2.19%) Cloud Native
9 42 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
10 39 (2.03%) Credit Derivative
11 35 (1.82%) Management Information System
12 30 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
13 28 (1.46%) Clustering
13 28 (1.46%) OTC Derivatives
14 26 (1.35%) User Experience
15 21 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (1.04%) Data Structures
17 18 (0.94%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 317 (16.49%) Windows
2 184 (9.57%) Linux
3 157 (8.17%) Windows Server
4 82 (4.27%) Windows 10
5 43 (2.24%) Windows Server 2016
6 39 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 23 (1.20%) Unix
9 22 (1.14%) Windows Server 2019
10 16 (0.83%) CentOS
10 16 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (0.62%) Ubuntu
11 12 (0.62%) Windows 7
12 10 (0.52%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.26%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.26%) Solaris
14 4 (0.21%) Android
14 4 (0.21%) SUSE
14 4 (0.21%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 649 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
2 367 (19.09%) Data Migration
3 328 (17.07%) DevOps
4 253 (13.16%) Scrum
5 200 (10.41%) Analytics
6 187 (9.73%) Problem-Solving
7 181 (9.42%) Asset Management
8 179 (9.31%) Business Intelligence
9 155 (8.06%) Investment Management
10 153 (7.96%) Microservices
11 142 (7.39%) Software Engineering
12 139 (7.23%) Presales
13 131 (6.82%) ETL
14 121 (6.30%) Continuous Integration
15 118 (6.14%) Test Automation
16 113 (5.88%) Fintech
16 113 (5.88%) Mentoring
16 113 (5.88%) Project Delivery
17 110 (5.72%) CRM
18 103 (5.36%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 480 (24.97%) SQL
2 307 (15.97%) Python
3 262 (13.63%) JavaScript
4 254 (13.22%) Java
5 244 (12.70%) C#
6 170 (8.84%) PowerShell
7 136 (7.08%) R
8 83 (4.32%) T-SQL
9 73 (3.80%) C++
10 71 (3.69%) C
11 53 (2.76%) Bash Shell
12 43 (2.24%) TypeScript
13 37 (1.93%) PHP
13 37 (1.93%) Ruby
14 35 (1.82%) VBA
15 29 (1.51%) MATLAB
16 28 (1.46%) PL/SQL
17 24 (1.25%) Kotlin
18 17 (0.88%) Apex Code
19 16 (0.83%) ES6
Qualifications
1 167 (8.69%) Degree
2 158 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 123 (6.40%) SC Cleared
4 91 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 58 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 50 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
7 42 (2.19%) AWS Certification
8 34 (1.77%) MCSE
9 29 (1.51%) CCNA
10 27 (1.40%) MCSA
11 26 (1.35%) DV Cleared
12 21 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
13 20 (1.04%) CCNP
14 17 (0.88%) MCITP
15 13 (0.68%) Master's Degree
16 11 (0.57%) MCP
17 10 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 8 (0.42%) ISEB
18 8 (0.42%) PMP
19 7 (0.36%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (3.38%) QA
2 43 (2.24%) Data Quality
3 31 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (1.04%) SLA
5 11 (0.57%) GDPR
6 9 (0.47%) MiFID
7 8 (0.42%) PMO
8 7 (0.36%) EMIR
9 6 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
10 5 (0.26%) ISO 20022
10 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.21%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.16%) HL7
12 3 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.16%) SEPA
13 2 (0.10%) IFRS
13 2 (0.10%) NCSC
14 1 (0.052%) COSO
14 1 (0.052%) ISO 22301
14 1 (0.052%) ITGC
System Software
1 196 (10.20%) Active Directory
2 169 (8.79%) Docker
3 118 (6.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 82 (4.27%) vSphere
5 66 (3.43%) Hyper-V
6 33 (1.72%) XenApp
7 25 (1.30%) VMware NSX
8 23 (1.20%) XenDesktop
9 20 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
9 20 (1.04%) VMware ESXi
10 16 (0.83%) vCloud
11 12 (0.62%) NFS
12 9 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (0.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 8 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (0.36%) Postfix
15 6 (0.31%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.26%) MetaFrame
16 5 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
17 4 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 198 (10.30%) Terraform
2 172 (8.95%) Kubernetes
3 105 (5.46%) Puppet
4 91 (4.73%) Ansible
5 75 (3.90%) SCCM
6 73 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
7 49 (2.55%) Microsoft Intune
8 39 (2.03%) vRealize
9 31 (1.61%) SCOM
10 22 (1.14%) vCenter Server
11 19 (0.99%) Microsoft Clustering
12 14 (0.73%) NetBackup
12 14 (0.73%) PowerCLI
12 14 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
13 12 (0.62%) Cisco CUCM
14 8 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (0.31%) Cisco UCCX
16 5 (0.26%) Rundeck
16 5 (0.26%) SCVMM
17 4 (0.21%) Grafana
Vendors
1 587 (30.54%) Microsoft
2 210 (10.93%) VMware
3 182 (9.47%) Oracle
4 104 (5.41%) Google
5 92 (4.79%) Cisco
6 77 (4.01%) Citrix
7 70 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
8 60 (3.12%) Databricks
9 58 (3.02%) EMC
10 56 (2.91%) SAP
11 52 (2.71%) Bloomberg
12 40 (2.08%) Sparx
13 30 (1.56%) IBM
14 27 (1.40%) Brocade
15 26 (1.35%) Dell
16 25 (1.30%) Juniper
17 24 (1.25%) CheckPoint
17 24 (1.25%) Isilon
18 23 (1.20%) Tableau
19 21 (1.09%) NetApp