Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1137 1047 1215
Rank change year-on-year -90 +168 -19
Permanent jobs citing PayPal 66 177 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.037% 0.093% 0.035%
As % of the Vendors category 0.082% 0.21% 0.077%
Number of salaries quoted 47 174 56
UK median annual salary £38,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.95% -9.52% +23.53%
10th Percentile £30,050 £31,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,250 £69,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.28% +4.00% -3.23%

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 80222 83400 100341
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.53% 43.86% 45.75%
Number of salaries quoted 62076 67337 81724
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +1.88%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 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 -45 64 £38,500 -26.67% 6
UK excluding London -10 54 £38,500 -1.28% 1
North West +7 32 £38,500 -38.40%
North of England +5 32 £38,500 -3.75%
South East +25 12 £57,500 -8.00%
London -43 12 £45,000 -25.00% 5
South West +5 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Scotland - 2 £55,000 -
Midlands +12 1 £33,500 -
West Midlands -19 1 £33,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 54 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 53 (80.30%) HTML
2 53 (80.30%) CSS
3 47 (71.21%) PHP
4 44 (66.67%) SQL
5 35 (53.03%) Web Development
6 34 (51.52%) jQuery
6 34 (51.52%) E-Commerce
7 32 (48.48%) IIS
7 32 (48.48%) JSON
8 29 (43.94%) SMTP
8 29 (43.94%) FTP
8 29 (43.94%) T-SQL
8 29 (43.94%) VBScript
8 29 (43.94%) Regular Expression
8 29 (43.94%) FileZilla
9 25 (37.88%) Front End Development
10 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 21 (31.82%) Marketing
11 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (31.82%) Finance
12 20 (30.30%) Manufacturing
12 20 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (30.30%) SAP
12 20 (30.30%) Ajax
12 20 (30.30%) Electronics
12 20 (30.30%) Telecoms
12 20 (30.30%) Programme Management
12 20 (30.30%) Digital Marketing
13 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering

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 32 (48.48%) IIS
2 15 (22.73%) Apache
3 10 (15.15%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (15.15%) Tomcat
3 10 (15.15%) WordPress
4 9 (13.64%) bbPress
5 3 (4.55%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.52%) CMS
6 1 (1.52%) Confluence
6 1 (1.52%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (43.94%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.79%) Sage Pay
2 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.06%) GitHub
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (4.55%) Amazon S3
4 3 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (1.52%) CloudFront
5 1 (1.52%) IaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Office 365
5 1 (1.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (43.94%) FTP
1 29 (43.94%) SMTP
2 4 (6.06%) SSL
3 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (1.52%) DNS
5 1 (1.52%) Firewall
5 1 (1.52%) HTTP
5 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) Oracle Database
2 7 (10.61%) Redis
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.52%) Big Data
6 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.52%) Riak
6 1 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 22 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 15 (22.73%) Vagrant
3 11 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 7 (10.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 7 (10.61%) JUnit
5 6 (9.09%) Grunt
5 6 (9.09%) gulp
5 6 (9.09%) PHPUnit
6 4 (6.06%) JIRA
7 3 (4.55%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.03%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.52%) JBehave
9 1 (1.52%) Maven
9 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.52%) Selenium
9 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 21 (31.82%) Finance
1 21 (31.82%) Marketing
2 20 (30.30%) Electronics
2 20 (30.30%) Manufacturing
2 20 (30.30%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.61%) Music Industry
3 7 (10.61%) Publishing
4 4 (6.06%) Games
5 2 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (69.70%) Developer
2 31 (46.97%) Web Developer
3 26 (39.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 24 (36.36%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 24 (36.36%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (15.15%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate Java Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Java Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Trainee
6 7 (10.61%) Trainee Java Software Engineer
6 7 (10.61%) Trainee Software Engineer
7 6 (9.09%) Development Manager
8 5 (7.58%) PHP Development Manager
8 5 (7.58%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.58%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (80.30%) CSS
1 53 (80.30%) HTML
2 34 (51.52%) jQuery
3 32 (48.48%) JSON
4 29 (43.94%) Regular Expression
5 20 (30.30%) Ajax
6 10 (15.15%) .NET
6 10 (15.15%) J2EE
6 10 (15.15%) JDBC
7 9 (13.64%) ASP.NET
7 9 (13.64%) React Native
8 7 (10.61%) Sass
8 7 (10.61%) Swing
9 6 (9.09%) CakePHP
9 6 (9.09%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (9.09%) CSS3
9 6 (9.09%) HTML5
9 6 (9.09%) Laravel
9 6 (9.09%) LESS
9 6 (9.09%) Resque
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.09%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.03%) Social Media
6 1 (1.52%) BBC
6 1 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.55%) Android
3 2 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.52%) Unix
4 1 (1.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.03%) Web Development
2 34 (51.52%) E-Commerce
3 25 (37.88%) Front End Development
4 21 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (30.30%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (30.30%) Digital Marketing
5 20 (30.30%) Programme Management
6 19 (28.79%) Software Engineering
7 16 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (24.24%) Mentoring
8 14 (21.21%) SEO
9 10 (15.15%) DevOps
10 9 (13.64%) Continuous Deployment
10 9 (13.64%) TDD
11 7 (10.61%) Creative Thinking
11 7 (10.61%) Mathematics
11 7 (10.61%) Monetization
11 7 (10.61%) OO
12 5 (7.58%) OOP
13 4 (6.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 54 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 47 (71.21%) PHP
3 44 (66.67%) SQL
4 29 (43.94%) T-SQL
4 29 (43.94%) VBScript
5 11 (16.67%) C#
6 10 (15.15%) Java
6 10 (15.15%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.09%) ES6
8 4 (6.06%) VB
9 3 (4.55%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.52%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.52%) Python
10 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (12.12%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 20 (30.30%) SAP
2 15 (22.73%) CyberSource
3 11 (16.67%) Oracle
4 10 (15.15%) Google
5 9 (13.64%) BuddyPress
5 9 (13.64%) WooCommerce
6 8 (12.12%) Facebook
7 6 (9.09%) GoCardless
8 3 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.55%) Sage
9 2 (3.03%) IBM
9 2 (3.03%) Twitter
10 1 (1.52%) Apple
10 1 (1.52%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (1.52%) Ogone
10 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.52%) Xamarin
10 1 (1.52%) Yahoo!