Period
to 16 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for OpenID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenID over the 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

OpenID Connect (OIDC)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 554 868 1003
Rank change year-on-year +314 +135 +124
Permanent jobs citing OpenID 197 173 123
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.14% 0.081%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.35% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 160 145 110
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +27.27% -5.38%
10th Percentile £52,500 £49,400 £33,750
90th Percentile £120,000 £110,000 £86,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £54,486 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.12% +8.97% -23.08%

OpenID is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 26,698 49,022 59,890
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.89% 38.87% 39.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22,647 40,610 49,599
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,219 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% +2.71% +5.88%

OpenID
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenID as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenID in the UK

OpenID
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenID in the UK

OpenID
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenID over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for OpenID in the UK

OpenID
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenID within the UK over the 6 months to 16 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 +310 188 £72,500 +3.57% 13
UK excluding London +237 110 £60,000 +10.12% 6
London +217 84 £120,000 +50.00% 7
South East +187 59 £60,000 +16.50% 2
Midlands +102 28 £61,250 -18.33% 1
South West +90 14 £72,500 +46.46%
West Midlands +78 14 £61,250 -18.33% 1
East Midlands +73 14 - -
Scotland +51 7 £65,000 +8.33%
Work from Home -62 6 £55,000 -21.43% 2
North of England +77 1 £62,500 +8.24% 3
North West +76 1 £62,500 +14.71% 1
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing OpenID 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 OpenID.

1 178 (90.36%) OAuth
2 100 (50.76%) SAML
3 84 (42.64%) .NET
4 82 (41.62%) Agile Software Development
5 80 (40.61%) OAuth2
6 71 (36.04%) Identity Access Management
7 66 (33.50%) Azure
8 63 (31.98%) Information Security
9 58 (29.44%) Cisco Certification
9 58 (29.44%) CCNP
9 58 (29.44%) CCNA
10 57 (28.93%) C#
11 56 (28.43%) SQL Server
12 55 (27.92%) CISSP
12 55 (27.92%) Security Architecture
13 53 (26.90%) SQL
14 51 (25.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 50 (25.38%) OWASP
16 48 (24.37%) ASP.NET
17 45 (22.84%) Scrum
17 45 (22.84%) AWS
17 45 (22.84%) ForgeRock
18 44 (22.34%) Microservices
19 40 (20.30%) DevOps
19 40 (20.30%) .NET Core
20 38 (19.29%) HTTP
20 38 (19.29%) .NET Framework
21 37 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
21 37 (18.78%) MVC
22 36 (18.27%) JavaScript

OpenID
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 21 (10.66%) NServiceBus
2 10 (5.08%) IIS
3 7 (3.55%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.54%) Apache
5 3 (1.52%) Confluence
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.02%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (2.03%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.51%) Maya
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 66 (33.50%) Azure
2 45 (22.84%) AWS
3 28 (14.21%) IaaS
4 21 (10.66%) PaaS
5 16 (8.12%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (6.09%) SaaS
6 12 (6.09%) Serverless
7 11 (5.58%) GCP
7 11 (5.58%) Office 365
8 10 (5.08%) Amazon EC2
8 10 (5.08%) Amazon S3
8 10 (5.08%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (4.57%) npm
10 8 (4.06%) Amazon EKS
10 8 (4.06%) Amazon ELB
10 8 (4.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.52%) Mimecast
12 3 (1.52%) Power Platform
13 2 (1.02%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 38 (19.29%) HTTP
2 30 (15.23%) Skype
3 16 (8.12%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.08%) Kerberos
5 7 (3.55%) CTI
5 7 (3.55%) Firewall
5 7 (3.55%) LAN
5 7 (3.55%) Software-Defined Networking
5 7 (3.55%) WAN
6 2 (1.02%) SSL
7 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.51%) IPv4
7 1 (0.51%) Network Security
7 1 (0.51%) SSH
7 1 (0.51%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (28.43%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.71%) NoSQL
3 20 (10.15%) Redis
4 10 (5.08%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (4.57%) Blockchain
5 9 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.03%) Cosmos DB
6 4 (2.03%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.02%) MySQL
8 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 27 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.09%) Metasploit
3 11 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (5.08%) Burp Suite
4 10 (5.08%) Charles Proxy
4 10 (5.08%) Fiddler
4 10 (5.08%) GitLab
5 9 (4.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 7 (3.55%) gulp
6 7 (3.55%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.55%) jspm
6 7 (3.55%) WebScarab
7 6 (3.05%) Moq
7 6 (3.05%) MSTest
7 6 (3.05%) NUnit
7 6 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (3.05%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.03%) JIRA
8 4 (2.03%) Selenium
9 3 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 14 (7.11%) Back Office
2 13 (6.60%) Finance
3 4 (2.03%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.52%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.51%) Advertising
5 1 (0.51%) Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (34.01%) Developer
2 51 (25.89%) Consultant
3 44 (22.34%) Architect
4 37 (18.78%) .NET Developer
5 32 (16.24%) Solutions Architect
6 27 (13.71%) Senior Developer
7 17 (8.63%) CyberArk Consultant
7 17 (8.63%) ForgeRock Consultant
7 17 (8.63%) SailPoint Consultant
8 15 (7.61%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (7.11%) .NET Architect
9 14 (7.11%) .NET Solutions Architect
9 14 (7.11%) Lead Developer
10 13 (6.60%) QA Engineer
10 13 (6.60%) Security Engineer
10 13 (6.60%) Senior QA Engineer
11 12 (6.09%) Full Stack Developer
11 12 (6.09%) Senior Security Engineer
12 11 (5.58%) Cloud Architect
13 9 (4.57%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (90.36%) OAuth
2 100 (50.76%) SAML
3 84 (42.64%) .NET
4 80 (40.61%) OAuth2
5 48 (24.37%) ASP.NET
6 40 (20.30%) .NET Core
7 38 (19.29%) .NET Framework
8 37 (18.78%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (18.27%) ASP.NET Core
9 36 (18.27%) HTML
10 33 (16.75%) React
11 29 (14.72%) CSS
12 28 (14.21%) SailPoint
13 26 (13.20%) RESTful
14 24 (12.18%) Web Services
15 23 (11.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 21 (10.66%) jQuery
17 20 (10.15%) Entity Framework
18 16 (8.12%) AngularJS
19 15 (7.61%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.58%) Cloud Native
2 9 (4.57%) Enterprise Cloud
2 9 (4.57%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (4.06%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.06%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.06%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (3.05%) Linux Command Line
5 5 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.03%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.52%) FMCG
8 2 (1.02%) PMI
9 1 (0.51%) PKI
9 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.61%) Windows
2 11 (5.58%) Linux
3 5 (2.54%) Android
3 5 (2.54%) Kali Linux
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2016
4 3 (1.52%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.02%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (41.62%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (36.04%) Identity Access Management
3 63 (31.98%) Information Security
4 55 (27.92%) Security Architecture
5 50 (25.38%) OWASP
6 45 (22.84%) Scrum
7 44 (22.34%) Microservices
8 40 (20.30%) DevOps
9 37 (18.78%) MVC
10 30 (15.23%) TDD
11 23 (11.68%) BDD
11 23 (11.68%) Security Testing
11 23 (11.68%) SOLID
11 23 (11.68%) Test Automation
12 22 (11.17%) Software Engineering
13 21 (10.66%) Enterprise Architecture
13 21 (10.66%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 18 (9.14%) Mentoring
15 16 (8.12%) Line Management
15 16 (8.12%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 57 (28.93%) C#
2 53 (26.90%) SQL
3 36 (18.27%) JavaScript
3 36 (18.27%) TypeScript
4 24 (12.18%) Python
5 19 (9.64%) Java
6 18 (9.14%) PowerShell
7 12 (6.09%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.52%) C
9 2 (1.02%) C++
9 2 (1.02%) Go
9 2 (1.02%) PHP
9 2 (1.02%) Scala
10 1 (0.51%) ES6
10 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (29.44%) CCNA
1 58 (29.44%) CCNP
1 58 (29.44%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (27.92%) CISSP
3 11 (5.58%) Degree
4 10 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.57%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.55%) AWS Certification
6 7 (3.55%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.55%) MCSE
6 7 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.02%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (25.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (8.12%) QA
3 5 (2.54%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.03%) GDPR
4 4 (2.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 31 (15.74%) Docker
2 21 (10.66%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.08%) NDS
4 9 (4.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 36 (18.27%) Kubernetes
2 32 (16.24%) MIIS
2 32 (16.24%) Single Sign-On
3 15 (7.61%) Terraform
4 12 (6.09%) Nessus
5 8 (4.06%) NetIQ Identity Manager
6 7 (3.55%) Core Impact
6 7 (3.55%) Nexpose
7 6 (3.05%) Tivoli
8 5 (2.54%) Nmap
8 5 (2.54%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 5 (2.54%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.51%) Ansible
10 1 (0.51%) Consul
10 1 (0.51%) Grafana
10 1 (0.51%) Kustomize
10 1 (0.51%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 45 (22.84%) ForgeRock
2 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
3 20 (10.15%) CyberArk
4 10 (5.08%) NetIQ
5 8 (4.06%) Okta
5 8 (4.06%) Oracle
6 7 (3.55%) Cisco
6 7 (3.55%) Google
7 6 (3.05%) IBM
7 6 (3.05%) Novell
8 5 (2.54%) Ping Identity
8 5 (2.54%) Qualys
9 3 (1.52%) Apple
9 3 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.02%) Alibaba
10 2 (1.02%) Cadence