Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1128 1037 1203
Rank change year-on-year -91 +166 +4
Permanent jobs citing PayPal 48 156 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.089% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.062% 0.20% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 43 139 36
UK median annual salary £42,500 £60,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.75% +21.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £78,950 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £50,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year -23.00% +21.21% +48.65%

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 77,980 76,953 94,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.67% 43.75% 45.49%
Number of salaries quoted 61,310 61,941 77,199
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £74,800
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for PayPal in the UK

PayPal
Top 10 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 23 January 2018. 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 -108 44 £42,500 -32.00% 8
UK excluding London -40 31 £38,500 -23.00% 2
London -82 17 £45,000 -28.00% 6
North West -13 12 £36,750 -41.20% 1
North of England -14 12 £36,750 -41.20% 1
South East +4 9 £25,000 -60.00% 1
South West +2 5 £48,750 +12.07%
Scotland - 4 £42,500 -
Midlands -2 1 £33,500 -10.67%
West Midlands -26 1 £33,500 -10.67%

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing PayPal 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 PayPal.

1 33 (68.75%) HTML
1 33 (68.75%) CSS
2 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 29 (60.42%) PHP
4 24 (50.00%) jQuery
5 22 (45.83%) E-Commerce
6 20 (41.67%) C#
6 20 (41.67%) Marketing
7 19 (39.58%) Web Development
7 19 (39.58%) Sage Pay
8 18 (37.50%) MVC
9 17 (35.42%) .NET
9 17 (35.42%) SQL
9 17 (35.42%) Payment Gateway
10 16 (33.33%) Ajax
11 15 (31.25%) Google
11 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
11 15 (31.25%) HTML5
12 14 (29.17%) CSS3
12 14 (29.17%) IIS
12 14 (29.17%) CMS
13 13 (27.08%) MySQL
13 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
15 11 (22.92%) OO
15 11 (22.92%) Finance
15 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (22.92%) JSON

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 14 (29.17%) CMS
1 14 (29.17%) IIS
2 10 (20.83%) Umbraco
3 8 (16.67%) Apache
3 8 (16.67%) WordPress
4 5 (10.42%) nginx
5 3 (6.25%) bbPress
5 3 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.25%) EPiServer
5 3 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
7 1 (2.08%) Confluence
7 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) FileZilla
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (35.42%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (39.58%) Sage Pay
2 13 (27.08%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (12.50%) SaaS
5 5 (10.42%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (10.42%) Amazon S3
6 4 (8.33%) Google Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) Google Tag Manager
7 3 (6.25%) PaaS
8 2 (4.17%) CloudFront
8 2 (4.17%) GitHub
8 2 (4.17%) IaaS
8 2 (4.17%) Office 365
9 1 (2.08%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.75%) FTP
1 9 (18.75%) SMTP
2 8 (16.67%) SSL
3 7 (14.58%) Internet
4 5 (10.42%) HTTP
4 5 (10.42%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.17%) DNS
5 2 (4.17%) Firewall
5 2 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) MySQL
2 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) Redis
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (6.25%) MariaDB
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
6 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.17%) Riak
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.67%) JIRA
3 6 (12.50%) Vagrant
4 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.33%) Grunt
6 3 (6.25%) gulp
6 3 (6.25%) MSBuild
6 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (6.25%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.17%) Bitbucket
7 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
7 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.17%) Subversion
7 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.08%) JBehave
8 1 (2.08%) Maven
8 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 20 (41.67%) Marketing
2 11 (22.92%) Finance
3 10 (20.83%) Games
4 5 (10.42%) Electronics
4 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.42%) Retail
4 5 (10.42%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.33%) Advertising
5 4 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (64.58%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Full Stack Developer
4 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Account Manager
6 5 (10.42%) PHP Developer
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Developer
6 5 (10.42%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Development Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Account Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Senior Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Digital Development Manager
8 3 (6.25%) PHP Development Manager
8 3 (6.25%) PHP Zend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (68.75%) CSS
1 33 (68.75%) HTML
2 24 (50.00%) jQuery
3 17 (35.42%) .NET
4 16 (33.33%) Ajax
5 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 15 (31.25%) HTML5
6 14 (29.17%) CSS3
7 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (22.92%) AngularJS
8 11 (22.92%) JSON
9 10 (20.83%) Web Services
10 9 (18.75%) Regular Expression
11 8 (16.67%) Node.js
12 7 (14.58%) LAMP
12 7 (14.58%) REST
12 7 (14.58%) Sass
12 7 (14.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (8.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) User Experience
2 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (6.25%) Social Media
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) BBC
6 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) CentOS
2 4 (8.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Unix
4 2 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) E-Commerce
2 19 (39.58%) Web Development
3 18 (37.50%) MVC
4 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (22.92%) OO
5 9 (18.75%) Content Management
5 9 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) TDD
7 6 (12.50%) Analytics
7 6 (12.50%) Business Development
7 6 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
8 5 (10.42%) DevOps
8 5 (10.42%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.33%) Process Management
9 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 29 (60.42%) PHP
3 20 (41.67%) C#
4 17 (35.42%) SQL
5 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 9 (18.75%) VBScript
6 6 (12.50%) ES6
6 6 (12.50%) Ruby
7 4 (8.33%) VB
8 3 (6.25%) Java
9 2 (4.17%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
10 1 (2.08%) Perl
10 1 (2.08%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) GDPR
2 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Google
2 9 (18.75%) CyberSource
3 6 (12.50%) Facebook
3 6 (12.50%) WorldPay
4 5 (10.42%) IBM
4 5 (10.42%) SAP
4 5 (10.42%) Twitter
5 4 (8.33%) Adyen
5 4 (8.33%) Apple
5 4 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.25%) BuddyPress
6 3 (6.25%) GoCardless
6 3 (6.25%) Ogone
6 3 (6.25%) Percona
6 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) Sitecore
6 3 (6.25%) WooCommerce
6 3 (6.25%) Zend
7 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow