Period
to 24 September 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of PayPal products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited PayPal over the 6 months to 24 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within PayPal.

PayPal
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1075 1054 1214
Rank change year-on-year -21 +160 -13
Permanent jobs citing PayPal 89 181 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.094% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.21% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 65 181 77
UK median annual salary £38,500 £43,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.49% -20.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £34,350 £31,000 £29,600
90th Percentile £65,750 £66,250 £69,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +13.24% -2.86% -12.50%

PayPal is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 77589 84606 101873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.50% 43.90% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 60039 68572 82775
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

PayPal
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PayPal in the UK

PayPal
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for PayPal in the UK

PayPal
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing PayPal over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Salary histogram for PayPal in the UK

PayPal
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing PayPal within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 2017. 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 -44 87 £38,500 -12.99% 2
UK excluding London +31 70 £38,500 +13.24%
North of England +30 43 £38,500 +13.24%
North West +25 43 £38,500 +13.24%
London -41 19 £67,500 +17.39% 2
South East +48 13 £57,500 +48.39%
South West +10 6 - -
East of England - 5 £55,000 -
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
Midlands +12 1 £33,500 -
West Midlands -18 1 £33,500 -

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, IT jobs citing PayPal also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for PayPal.

1 71 (79.78%) HTML
1 71 (79.78%) CSS
2 68 (76.40%) JavaScript
3 67 (75.28%) SQL
4 59 (66.29%) PHP
5 50 (56.18%) IIS
6 47 (52.81%) E-Commerce
6 47 (52.81%) Web Development
7 46 (51.69%) JSON
7 46 (51.69%) jQuery
8 41 (46.07%) SMTP
8 41 (46.07%) FTP
8 41 (46.07%) T-SQL
8 41 (46.07%) VBScript
8 41 (46.07%) Regular Expression
8 41 (46.07%) FileZilla
9 38 (42.70%) Front End Development
10 33 (37.08%) Finance
11 32 (35.96%) Manufacturing
11 32 (35.96%) Electronics
11 32 (35.96%) Telecoms
11 32 (35.96%) Business Intelligence
11 32 (35.96%) SAP
11 32 (35.96%) Marketing
11 32 (35.96%) Programme Management
11 32 (35.96%) Digital Marketing
12 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
13 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
14 26 (29.21%) SEO
15 22 (24.72%) Apache

PayPal
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 50 (56.18%) IIS
2 22 (24.72%) Apache
3 16 (17.98%) Tomcat
4 10 (11.24%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (11.24%) WordPress
5 4 (4.49%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.25%) CMS
7 1 (1.12%) Confluence
7 1 (1.12%) nginx
Applications
1 41 (46.07%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.47%) Sage Pay
2 9 (10.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.87%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.62%) GitHub
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (3.37%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.12%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.12%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (46.07%) FTP
1 41 (46.07%) SMTP
2 6 (6.74%) SSL
3 4 (4.49%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.25%) Internet
4 2 (2.25%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) SMS
5 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) MySQL
3 7 (7.87%) Oracle Database
4 6 (6.74%) Redis
5 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.49%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (3.37%) Big Data
8 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (1.12%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 28 (31.46%) Git (software)
2 15 (16.85%) Vagrant
3 12 (13.48%) Bitbucket
4 10 (11.24%) JIRA
5 7 (7.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (7.87%) JUnit
6 6 (6.74%) Grunt
6 6 (6.74%) gulp
6 6 (6.74%) Maven
6 6 (6.74%) PHPUnit
7 5 (5.62%) Subversion
8 4 (4.49%) Jasmine
9 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
9 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.12%) JBehave
10 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.12%) PyCharm
10 1 (1.12%) Selenium
10 1 (1.12%) Wing IDE
General
1 33 (37.08%) Finance
2 32 (35.96%) Electronics
2 32 (35.96%) Manufacturing
2 32 (35.96%) Marketing
2 32 (35.96%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.87%) Music Industry
3 7 (7.87%) Publishing
4 4 (4.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 69 (77.53%) Developer
2 43 (48.31%) Web Developer
3 38 (42.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 36 (40.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 36 (40.45%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (12.36%) Software Engineer
6 10 (11.24%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (10.11%) .NET Developer
8 8 (8.99%) Java Engineer
8 8 (8.99%) Lead Developer
9 7 (7.87%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (7.87%) C# Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Graduate Java Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Trainee
9 7 (7.87%) Trainee Java Software Engineer
9 7 (7.87%) Trainee Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (79.78%) CSS
1 71 (79.78%) HTML
2 46 (51.69%) jQuery
2 46 (51.69%) JSON
3 41 (46.07%) Regular Expression
4 20 (22.47%) Ajax
5 16 (17.98%) .NET
5 16 (17.98%) J2EE
5 16 (17.98%) JDBC
6 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET
7 11 (12.36%) Web Services
8 10 (11.24%) REST
9 9 (10.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (10.11%) React Native
10 7 (7.87%) Sass
10 7 (7.87%) Swing
11 6 (6.74%) CakePHP
11 6 (6.74%) CodeIgniter
11 6 (6.74%) LESS
11 6 (6.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.24%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (5.62%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.62%) User Experience
4 3 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Social Media
6 1 (1.12%) BBC
6 1 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.37%) Android
3 2 (2.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (52.81%) E-Commerce
1 47 (52.81%) Web Development
2 38 (42.70%) Front End Development
3 32 (35.96%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (35.96%) Digital Marketing
3 32 (35.96%) Programme Management
4 27 (30.34%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (29.21%) SEO
6 22 (24.72%) Mentoring
7 20 (22.47%) Software Engineering
7 20 (22.47%) TDD
8 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (15.73%) Continuous Deployment
10 11 (12.36%) MVC
11 10 (11.24%) DevOps
12 9 (10.11%) OO
13 7 (7.87%) Mathematics
13 7 (7.87%) Monetization
14 6 (6.74%) BDD
14 6 (6.74%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 68 (76.40%) JavaScript
2 67 (75.28%) SQL
3 59 (66.29%) PHP
4 41 (46.07%) T-SQL
4 41 (46.07%) VBScript
5 16 (17.98%) C#
5 16 (17.98%) Java
5 16 (17.98%) PL/SQL
6 7 (7.87%) VB
7 6 (6.74%) ES6
8 4 (4.49%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.25%) Python
10 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.12%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (8.99%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 6 (6.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 32 (35.96%) SAP
2 17 (19.10%) Oracle
3 15 (16.85%) CyberSource
4 9 (10.11%) Google
5 8 (8.99%) Facebook
6 7 (7.87%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.49%) Sage
8 1 (1.12%) Apple
8 1 (1.12%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (1.12%) IBM
8 1 (1.12%) Ogone
8 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.12%) Twitter
8 1 (1.12%) Xamarin
8 1 (1.12%) Yahoo!