Period
to 15 January 2021

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 15 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Migration
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 69 83 106
Rank change year-on-year +14 +23 +20
Permanent jobs citing Migration 2,648 4,490 4,604
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.24% 3.55% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 3.86% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2,702 3,869 3,701
Median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £34,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £97,500 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% - +5.00%

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 57,644 116,455 139,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.26% 92.13% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 46,596 93,252 111,456
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% +1.11% -

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 15 January 2021.

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 15 January 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 +9 2,282 £57,500 -8.00% 451
UK excluding London +24 1,382 £47,500 -9.52% 305
London -2 1,056 £70,000 - 182
Work from Home +9 605 £47,500 -26.92% 81
North of England +39 460 £47,500 -5.00% 80
South East +6 298 £55,000 -8.33% 71
Midlands +13 224 £49,000 -6.67% 54
Yorkshire +54 223 £47,500 -5.00% 30
North West +35 205 £47,500 - 42
West Midlands +15 159 £50,000 -9.09% 34
Scotland +69 152 £47,500 +5.56% 36
South West +22 142 £47,500 - 21
East Midlands +9 64 £47,500 -9.52% 19
East of England -25 55 £60,000 +20.00% 31
Wales +44 45 £47,500 +28.38% 10
North East +8 32 £55,000 +21.11% 8
Northern Ireland +26 12 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £36,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 January 2021, 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 1,080 (40.79%) Azure
2 890 (33.61%) Microsoft
3 797 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
4 748 (28.25%) AWS
5 695 (26.25%) SQL
6 665 (25.11%) DevOps
7 537 (20.28%) Finance
8 497 (18.77%) Data Migration
9 453 (17.11%) Windows
10 388 (14.65%) Oracle
11 363 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
12 357 (13.48%) Terraform
13 341 (12.88%) Kubernetes
14 325 (12.27%) Git (software)
15 308 (11.63%) Scrum
16 304 (11.48%) Linux
16 304 (11.48%) Office 365
17 293 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
18 285 (10.76%) Docker
19 276 (10.42%) VMware
20 275 (10.39%) SQL Server
21 269 (10.16%) Active Directory
22 240 (9.06%) JavaScript
23 231 (8.72%) Opscode Chef
24 229 (8.65%) Deployment Automation
25 225 (8.50%) Power Platform
25 225 (8.50%) Java
26 223 (8.42%) Web Services
27 221 (8.35%) Puppet
28 220 (8.31%) Microservices

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
1 178 (6.72%) SharePoint
2 93 (3.51%) MS Exchange
3 31 (1.17%) CMS
4 30 (1.13%) IIS
4 30 (1.13%) Skype for Business
5 25 (0.94%) Confluence
5 25 (0.94%) SAS
6 20 (0.76%) Apache
7 19 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
8 15 (0.57%) Apache Spark
9 12 (0.45%) WordPress
10 11 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.38%) IBM Domino
12 7 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (0.23%) Ethereum
13 6 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
13 6 (0.23%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 82 (3.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 70 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 27 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.15%) Gliffy
8 1 (0.038%) Maya
8 1 (0.038%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 68 (2.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.10%) Oracle ERP
3 28 (1.06%) NetSuite
4 26 (0.98%) SAP S/4HANA
5 23 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
6 22 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
7 19 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
7 19 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
8 15 (0.57%) Magento
9 11 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
9 11 (0.42%) SAP Business One
9 11 (0.42%) Shopify
10 10 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
11 9 (0.34%) Infor M3
12 8 (0.30%) Hyperion Planning
12 8 (0.30%) SAP FSCM
13 6 (0.23%) Maximo
13 6 (0.23%) Oracle Assets
13 6 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
13 6 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1,080 (40.79%) Azure
2 748 (28.25%) AWS
3 304 (11.48%) Office 365
4 225 (8.50%) Power Platform
5 206 (7.78%) GCP
6 158 (5.97%) SaaS
7 154 (5.82%) PaaS
8 144 (5.44%) AWS CloudFormation
9 132 (4.98%) IaaS
10 124 (4.68%) Azure Active Directory
11 96 (3.63%) Dynamics 365
12 76 (2.87%) Serverless
13 46 (1.74%) Azure Data Factory
14 42 (1.59%) OneDrive
14 42 (1.59%) PowerApps
15 36 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
15 36 (1.36%) GitHub
16 33 (1.25%) Logic Apps
17 30 (1.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
18 29 (1.10%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 168 (6.34%) Firewall
2 92 (3.47%) DNS
3 91 (3.44%) WAN
4 74 (2.79%) LAN
5 56 (2.11%) DHCP
6 53 (2.00%) VPN
7 52 (1.96%) Skype
8 49 (1.85%) SAN
9 42 (1.59%) VSAN
10 35 (1.32%) VLAN
11 34 (1.28%) Network Security
11 34 (1.28%) TCP/IP
12 32 (1.21%) VoIP
13 23 (0.87%) Wireless
14 19 (0.72%) Unified Communications
15 16 (0.60%) OSPF
16 14 (0.53%) WebEx
17 13 (0.49%) MPLS
18 12 (0.45%) BGP
18 12 (0.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (10.39%) SQL Server
2 213 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
3 171 (6.46%) Power BI
4 111 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 108 (4.08%) MySQL
6 106 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 92 (3.47%) Big Data
8 83 (3.13%) Data Lake
8 83 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 77 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 72 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
11 53 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
12 48 (1.81%) NoSQL
13 45 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
14 36 (1.36%) Tableau
15 33 (1.25%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
16 29 (1.10%) QlikView
17 22 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
17 22 (0.83%) RDBMS
17 22 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 325 (12.27%) Git (software)
2 175 (6.61%) Jenkins
3 77 (2.91%) JIRA
4 52 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 51 (1.93%) Selenium
6 35 (1.32%) Visual Studio Team System
7 33 (1.25%) Visual Studio
8 26 (0.98%) GitLab
9 22 (0.83%) JUnit
10 20 (0.76%) Flyway
10 20 (0.76%) Maven
11 18 (0.68%) PHPUnit
12 17 (0.64%) TeamCity
13 16 (0.60%) Appium
13 16 (0.60%) Oracle APEX
13 16 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
13 16 (0.60%) SpecFlow
14 14 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (0.49%) Subversion
16 12 (0.45%) Mockito
General
1 537 (20.28%) Finance
2 105 (3.97%) Banking
3 88 (3.32%) Marketing
4 85 (3.21%) Public Sector
5 72 (2.72%) Law
6 60 (2.27%) Retail
7 54 (2.04%) Manufacturing
8 49 (1.85%) Front Office
9 40 (1.51%) Legal
10 30 (1.13%) Telecoms
11 28 (1.06%) Publishing
12 23 (0.87%) German Language
13 18 (0.68%) Local Government
14 13 (0.49%) Retail Banking
15 12 (0.45%) Advertising
15 12 (0.45%) Back Office
16 11 (0.42%) Financial Institution
17 8 (0.30%) Electronics
17 8 (0.30%) French Language
17 8 (0.30%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 420 (15.86%) Developer
2 384 (14.50%) Architect
3 311 (11.74%) Consultant
4 267 (10.08%) DevOps Engineer
5 244 (9.21%) Analyst
6 204 (7.70%) AWS Engineer
7 194 (7.33%) Azure Engineer
8 159 (6.00%) AWS DevOps
9 155 (5.85%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 131 (4.95%) Platform Engineer
11 107 (4.04%) Azure Architect
12 104 (3.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 100 (3.78%) Senior Developer
14 89 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
15 83 (3.13%) Cloud Architect
16 78 (2.95%) Business Analyst
17 77 (2.91%) .NET Developer
18 62 (2.34%) Project Manager
19 59 (2.23%) SQL Developer
20 58 (2.19%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (8.42%) Web Services
2 181 (6.84%) .NET
3 151 (5.70%) HTML
4 139 (5.25%) CSS
5 123 (4.65%) React
6 108 (4.08%) AngularJS
7 85 (3.21%) REST
8 84 (3.17%) .NET Core
9 77 (2.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 68 (2.57%) Node.js
11 64 (2.42%) .NET Framework
12 58 (2.19%) ASP.NET
13 57 (2.15%) jQuery
14 55 (2.08%) RESTful
15 51 (1.93%) Middleware
16 47 (1.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 46 (1.74%) Vue.js
18 45 (1.70%) SOAP
18 45 (1.70%) Spring
19 43 (1.62%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 197 (7.44%) Data Centre
2 187 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 145 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
4 74 (2.79%) Self-Motivation
5 71 (2.68%) Hedge funds
6 69 (2.61%) Derivative
7 68 (2.57%) Fixed Income
8 67 (2.53%) Public Cloud
9 54 (2.04%) User Experience
10 50 (1.89%) Cloud Native
11 45 (1.70%) Management Information System
12 44 (1.66%) N-Tier
13 43 (1.62%) Clustering
14 42 (1.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 38 (1.44%) Data Structures
16 36 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
17 34 (1.28%) Equities
18 33 (1.25%) Credit Derivative
19 30 (1.13%) Reinsurance
20 28 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 453 (17.11%) Windows
2 304 (11.48%) Linux
3 178 (6.72%) Windows Server
4 62 (2.34%) Windows 10
5 52 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 49 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (1.74%) Windows Server 2016
8 43 (1.62%) Windows Server 2019
9 35 (1.32%) Ubuntu
10 29 (1.10%) Unix
11 19 (0.72%) CentOS
12 18 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (0.53%) Windows 7
14 9 (0.34%) Android
15 8 (0.30%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.26%) VMS
17 6 (0.23%) Windows 8
17 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
18 4 (0.15%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 797 (30.10%) Agile Software Development
2 665 (25.11%) DevOps
3 497 (18.77%) Data Migration
4 363 (13.71%) Continuous Integration
5 308 (11.63%) Scrum
6 293 (11.06%) Business Intelligence
7 229 (8.65%) Deployment Automation
8 220 (8.31%) Microservices
9 217 (8.19%) Project Delivery
10 216 (8.16%) Analytics
11 207 (7.82%) Problem-Solving
12 204 (7.70%) ETL
13 196 (7.40%) Infrastructure as Code
14 195 (7.36%) Project Management
15 187 (7.06%) ERP
16 178 (6.72%) Presales
17 162 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
18 160 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 150 (5.66%) Data Security
20 143 (5.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 695 (26.25%) SQL
2 240 (9.06%) JavaScript
3 225 (8.50%) Java
4 217 (8.19%) Python
5 213 (8.04%) PowerShell
6 195 (7.36%) C#
7 121 (4.57%) T-SQL
8 76 (2.87%) R
9 66 (2.49%) C
9 66 (2.49%) PHP
10 62 (2.34%) Bash Shell
11 51 (1.93%) TypeScript
12 40 (1.51%) PL/SQL
13 39 (1.47%) C++
14 32 (1.21%) Ruby
15 25 (0.94%) Apex Code
16 22 (0.83%) Go
17 16 (0.60%) SOQL
18 15 (0.57%) ES6
18 15 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 183 (6.91%) Degree
2 122 (4.61%) Security Cleared
3 101 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 89 (3.36%) SC Cleared
5 63 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
6 50 (1.89%) CCNA
7 45 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
8 42 (1.59%) MCSE
9 32 (1.21%) AWS Certification
10 30 (1.13%) Oracle Certification
11 24 (0.91%) CCNP
11 24 (0.91%) MCSA
12 17 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 16 (0.60%) CFA
13 16 (0.60%) MCP
14 15 (0.57%) CISSP
14 15 (0.57%) Master's Degree
15 12 (0.45%) MCITP
16 10 (0.38%) CRISC
16 10 (0.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (3.29%) Data Quality
2 70 (2.64%) QA
3 54 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 38 (1.44%) SLA
5 23 (0.87%) GDPR
6 20 (0.76%) NCSC
7 19 (0.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 19 (0.72%) JSP 440
8 8 (0.30%) PMO
9 7 (0.26%) MiFID
10 4 (0.15%) EMIR
10 4 (0.15%) NIST
11 3 (0.11%) HL7
11 3 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 3 (0.11%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.076%) ITGC
13 1 (0.038%) IFRS
13 1 (0.038%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.038%) SEPA
System Software
1 285 (10.76%) Docker
2 269 (10.16%) Active Directory
3 159 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 74 (2.79%) vSphere
5 70 (2.64%) Hyper-V
6 35 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
6 35 (1.32%) VMware NSX
6 35 (1.32%) XenApp
7 24 (0.91%) vCloud
8 16 (0.60%) XenDesktop
9 14 (0.53%) Firmware
9 14 (0.53%) Virtual Desktop
10 13 (0.49%) Postfix
11 10 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
12 9 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
12 9 (0.34%) Xen
13 8 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
14 7 (0.26%) BitLocker
15 6 (0.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 357 (13.48%) Terraform
2 341 (12.88%) Kubernetes
3 231 (8.72%) Opscode Chef
4 221 (8.35%) Puppet
5 109 (4.12%) Ansible
6 78 (2.95%) SCCM
7 53 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
8 35 (1.32%) vRealize
9 28 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
10 24 (0.91%) vCenter Server
11 17 (0.64%) SCOM
12 13 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
12 13 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
13 9 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
14 8 (0.30%) Consul
14 8 (0.30%) NetBackup
15 7 (0.26%) Cisco UCCX
15 7 (0.26%) HAProxy
16 6 (0.23%) Prometheus
17 5 (0.19%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 890 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 388 (14.65%) Oracle
3 276 (10.42%) VMware
4 164 (6.19%) Google
5 122 (4.61%) Salesforce.com
6 120 (4.53%) EnterpriseDB
7 116 (4.38%) SAP
8 106 (4.00%) Cisco
9 70 (2.64%) Citrix
10 62 (2.34%) IBM
11 48 (1.81%) Databricks
11 48 (1.81%) EMC
12 47 (1.77%) Informatica
13 36 (1.36%) ServiceNow
14 35 (1.32%) Dell
15 33 (1.25%) HP
15 33 (1.25%) NetApp
16 32 (1.21%) Sparx
17 31 (1.17%) Red Hat
18 30 (1.13%) JD Edwards