Period
to 24 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for People Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited People Management over the 6 months to 24 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

People Management
UK
6 months to
24 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 350 305 304
Rank change year-on-year -45 -1 +21
Permanent jobs citing People Management 1557 2078 2321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.89% 1.06% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.19% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1086 1634 1741
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

People Management 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 158067 174907 190989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.07% 88.20%
Number of salaries quoted 125117 145890 156060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,623 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

People Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for People Management in the UK

People Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for People Management in the UK

People Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing People Management over the 6 months to 24 August 2017.

Salary histogram for People Management in the UK

People Management
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing People Management within the UK over the 6 months to 24 August 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 -57 1403 £55,000 -8.33% 95
UK excluding London -43 900 £52,500 - 54
London -51 618 £65,000 -7.14% 40
North of England -45 236 £50,000 -9.09% 18
South East -13 174 £52,500 - 8
East of England +3 157 £52,500 -12.50% 13
Midlands -42 140 £55,000 +4.76% 4
North West -14 130 £50,000 -0.32% 10
Scotland +15 110 £57,500 +11.65% 2
Yorkshire -7 104 £50,000 -9.09% 7
West Midlands -61 90 £55,000 +7.84% 3
South West +11 68 £50,000 +5.26% 8
East Midlands +15 50 £48,000 -8.57% 1
Wales -17 14 £40,000 -23.81% 1
Northern Ireland -13 3 £62,500 +8.70%
North East -13 2 £75,000 +7.14% 1

For the 6 months to 24 August 2017, IT jobs citing People Management 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 People Management.

1 722 (46.37%) Finance
2 459 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
3 407 (26.14%) Project Management
4 290 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 276 (17.73%) Microsoft
6 271 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
7 248 (15.93%) ITIL
8 240 (15.41%) Banking
9 229 (14.71%) SQL
10 223 (14.32%) Mentoring
11 201 (12.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 201 (12.91%) Windows
12 200 (12.85%) Degree
13 179 (11.50%) Service Delivery
14 178 (11.43%) Analytics
15 169 (10.85%) Retail
16 139 (8.93%) PRINCE2
17 137 (8.80%) Risk Management
18 134 (8.61%) SDLC
19 133 (8.54%) .NET
20 132 (8.48%) Scrum
21 129 (8.29%) Coaching
21 129 (8.29%) Line Management
22 124 (7.96%) Java
23 120 (7.71%) Waterfall
24 116 (7.45%) SLA
24 116 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
24 116 (7.45%) Asset Management
25 111 (7.13%) Change Management
26 110 (7.06%) SQL Server

People Management
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 77 (4.95%) SAS
2 36 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 27 (1.73%) MS Exchange
4 21 (1.35%) Skype for Business
5 17 (1.09%) Confluence
5 17 (1.09%) IIS
6 14 (0.90%) Apache
6 14 (0.90%) CMS
7 12 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 11 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.39%) IBM Notes
11 5 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.32%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.26%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.26%) nginx
13 3 (0.19%) Drupal
13 3 (0.19%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 82 (5.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 72 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
3 56 (3.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 49 (3.15%) Microsoft Project
5 32 (2.06%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 10 (0.64%) InVision
8 9 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
8 9 (0.58%) SPSS
9 6 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.32%) Niku Workbench
11 4 (0.26%) EViews
12 3 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.19%) SOLIDWORKS
13 2 (0.13%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.13%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.064%) InDesign
14 1 (0.064%) SPSS Modeler
14 1 (0.064%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 19 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
2 18 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (1.03%) Magento
3 16 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
3 16 (1.03%) SAP CO
3 16 (1.03%) SAP FI
3 16 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (0.64%) Oracle CRM
4 10 (0.64%) Oracle Payables
5 9 (0.58%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 8 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
7 7 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.39%) BusinessWorks
9 5 (0.32%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 5 (0.32%) SAP MM
10 4 (0.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.26%) Northgate Housing
11 3 (0.19%) FastStats
11 3 (0.19%) SAP IS-U
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 82 (5.27%) SaaS
2 76 (4.88%) Office 365
3 61 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 48 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (0.90%) GitHub
6 12 (0.77%) Yammer
7 10 (0.64%) Oracle CX
7 10 (0.64%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 7 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.45%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.39%) Google Tag Manager
9 6 (0.39%) IaaS
10 5 (0.32%) Mimecast
10 5 (0.32%) PaaS
11 4 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
13 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
13 2 (0.13%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.83%) Firewall
2 33 (2.12%) LAN
3 28 (1.80%) WAN
4 25 (1.61%) Skype
5 22 (1.41%) SAN
5 22 (1.41%) VPN
6 21 (1.35%) DNS
7 19 (1.22%) VoIP
8 17 (1.09%) Network Security
9 16 (1.03%) TCP/IP
10 14 (0.90%) DHCP
10 14 (0.90%) Internet
11 13 (0.83%) Intranet
11 13 (0.83%) MPLS
11 13 (0.83%) NAS
12 12 (0.77%) Intrusion Detection
12 12 (0.77%) Unified Communications
12 12 (0.77%) VLAN
13 11 (0.71%) Wireless
14 10 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 57 (3.66%) Base SAS
2 57 (3.66%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 56 (3.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 56 (3.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 31 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 30 (1.93%) Relational Database
6 26 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (1.22%) MySQL
7 19 (1.22%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (1.03%) NoSQL
9 16 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 14 (0.90%) RDBMS
11 13 (0.83%) SAP BW
11 13 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (0.77%) Big Data
13 11 (0.71%) BODI
13 11 (0.71%) Oracle OWB
14 9 (0.58%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 56 (3.60%) ProC
2 40 (2.57%) JIRA
3 28 (1.80%) Cucumber
4 27 (1.73%) Visual Studio
5 19 (1.22%) Jenkins
6 16 (1.03%) Selenium
7 14 (0.90%) Ranorex
8 13 (0.83%) PHPUnit
9 10 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
10 9 (0.58%) Subversion
11 8 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (0.51%) Eclipse
11 8 (0.51%) Git (software)
11 8 (0.51%) TeamCity
12 7 (0.45%) TestRail
13 6 (0.39%) Artifactory
13 6 (0.39%) ClearQuest
13 6 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
14 5 (0.32%) Maven
General
1 722 (46.37%) Finance
2 240 (15.41%) Banking
3 169 (10.85%) Retail
4 100 (6.42%) Marketing
5 90 (5.78%) Investment Banking
6 84 (5.39%) Retail Banking
7 53 (3.40%) Telecoms
8 47 (3.02%) Legal
9 39 (2.50%) Advertising
10 31 (1.99%) Back Office
11 22 (1.41%) German Language
12 21 (1.35%) Manufacturing
13 18 (1.16%) Financial Institution
13 18 (1.16%) Games
14 15 (0.96%) Law
15 12 (0.77%) Military
16 11 (0.71%) Electronics
17 8 (0.51%) Automotive
18 7 (0.45%) Multimedia
18 7 (0.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 179 (11.50%) Project Manager
2 161 (10.34%) IT Manager
3 160 (10.28%) Consultant
4 104 (6.68%) Service Manager
5 96 (6.17%) Developer
5 96 (6.17%) Team Leader
6 77 (4.95%) Senior Manager
7 76 (4.88%) Development Manager
8 72 (4.62%) Senior Consultant
9 60 (3.85%) SAS Consultant
10 59 (3.79%) Architect
11 57 (3.66%) Analyst
12 56 (3.60%) Delivery Manager
12 56 (3.60%) Senior SAS Consultant
13 49 (3.15%) Portfolio Manager
14 45 (2.89%) IT Project Manager
15 43 (2.76%) IT Services Manager
15 43 (2.76%) Senior Project Manager
16 42 (2.70%) SAP Manager
17 40 (2.57%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (8.54%) .NET
2 86 (5.52%) HTML
3 51 (3.28%) Web Services
4 48 (3.08%) CSS
5 37 (2.38%) jQuery
6 36 (2.31%) ASP.NET
7 35 (2.25%) AngularJS
8 31 (1.99%) HTML5
9 30 (1.93%) React
10 26 (1.67%) REST
11 25 (1.61%) Symfony
12 24 (1.54%) SOAP
13 23 (1.48%) JSON
13 23 (1.48%) XML
14 21 (1.35%) .NET Framework
15 20 (1.28%) Laravel
16 16 (1.03%) Entity Framework
16 16 (1.03%) RESTful
17 15 (0.96%) J2EE
18 14 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 271 (17.41%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (6.62%) Management Information System
3 80 (5.14%) Data Centre
4 54 (3.47%) Virtual Team
5 52 (3.34%) Computer Science
6 51 (3.28%) User Experience
7 41 (2.63%) Derivative
8 37 (2.38%) Fintech
9 25 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.09%) e-Learning
11 16 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (0.90%) Mobile App
13 12 (0.77%) FMCG
13 12 (0.77%) Public Cloud
14 10 (0.64%) EPoS
14 10 (0.64%) Equities
14 10 (0.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 10 (0.64%) Social Media
15 9 (0.58%) Fixed Income
15 9 (0.58%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 201 (12.91%) Windows
2 64 (4.11%) Linux
3 62 (3.98%) Unix
4 59 (3.79%) Windows Server
5 36 (2.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.03%) Windows 7
8 10 (0.64%) Android
8 10 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.58%) Windows 10
10 7 (0.45%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.39%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.26%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.19%) AIX
13 3 (0.19%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.19%) VMS
14 2 (0.13%) HPUX
14 2 (0.13%) zOS
15 1 (0.064%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 459 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
2 407 (26.14%) Project Management
3 290 (18.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 248 (15.93%) ITIL
5 223 (14.32%) Mentoring
6 201 (12.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 179 (11.50%) Service Delivery
8 178 (11.43%) Analytics
9 139 (8.93%) PRINCE2
10 137 (8.80%) Risk Management
11 134 (8.61%) SDLC
12 132 (8.48%) Scrum
13 129 (8.29%) Coaching
13 129 (8.29%) Line Management
14 120 (7.71%) Waterfall
15 116 (7.45%) Asset Management
15 116 (7.45%) Business Intelligence
16 111 (7.13%) Change Management
17 103 (6.62%) Wealth Management
18 101 (6.49%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 229 (14.71%) SQL
2 124 (7.96%) Java
3 94 (6.04%) JavaScript
4 78 (5.01%) C#
5 56 (3.60%) PROC SQL
5 56 (3.60%) SAS Macro
6 36 (2.31%) C
6 36 (2.31%) PHP
7 22 (1.41%) PowerShell
8 20 (1.28%) Python
9 16 (1.03%) VB.NET
10 12 (0.77%) Ruby
11 10 (0.64%) Perl
11 10 (0.64%) T-SQL
12 9 (0.58%) C++
12 9 (0.58%) Scala
13 8 (0.51%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.51%) VB
13 8 (0.51%) VBA
14 6 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 200 (12.85%) Degree
2 43 (2.76%) PMP
3 36 (2.31%) Master's Degree
4 32 (2.06%) ITIL Certification
5 28 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 27 (1.73%) ISEB
7 23 (1.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 22 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 22 (1.41%) PMI Certification
9 21 (1.35%) MBA
10 19 (1.22%) CISSP
11 16 (1.03%) CISA
11 16 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (0.96%) CISM
13 14 (0.90%) MCSE
13 14 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (0.77%) CIPD
15 10 (0.64%) CCNA
15 10 (0.64%) MCP
15 10 (0.64%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 116 (7.45%) SLA
2 104 (6.68%) PMO
3 95 (6.10%) QA
4 32 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 20 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 18 (1.16%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.83%) ISO 9001
8 12 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 11 (0.71%) Data Quality
9 11 (0.71%) GDPR
10 8 (0.51%) COBIT
11 5 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
12 4 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
13 3 (0.19%) EMIR
13 3 (0.19%) MiFID
14 2 (0.13%) P3O
14 2 (0.13%) SSAE 16
15 1 (0.064%) IFRS
System Software
1 80 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 48 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (0.83%) Docker
6 10 (0.64%) VMware Server
7 9 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (0.39%) XenApp
9 4 (0.26%) RACF
9 4 (0.26%) vSphere
10 2 (0.13%) Job Entry Subsystem
10 2 (0.13%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.13%) Time Sharing Option
10 2 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.064%) iptables
11 1 (0.064%) KVM
11 1 (0.064%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.064%) Snort
Systems Management
1 26 (1.67%) SCCM
2 22 (1.41%) SCOM
3 17 (1.09%) Puppet
4 13 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.64%) Ansible
5 10 (0.64%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 7 (0.45%) WSUS
7 6 (0.39%) AirWatch
7 6 (0.39%) IBM BigFix
8 4 (0.26%) Kubernetes
8 4 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 4 (0.26%) SCVMM
9 3 (0.19%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.19%) Capistrano
9 3 (0.19%) EMC NetWorker
9 3 (0.19%) Salt
9 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 3 (0.19%) TADDM
10 2 (0.13%) Grafana
10 2 (0.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 276 (17.73%) Microsoft
2 102 (6.55%) SAP
3 97 (6.23%) Oracle
4 87 (5.59%) VMware
5 69 (4.43%) Cisco
6 45 (2.89%) Citrix
7 42 (2.70%) Teradata
8 37 (2.38%) Cognos
9 35 (2.25%) MicroStrategy
10 33 (2.12%) IBM
11 30 (1.93%) Tableau
12 25 (1.61%) HP
13 23 (1.48%) Adobe
13 23 (1.48%) ServiceNow
14 22 (1.41%) Informatica
15 17 (1.09%) Remedy
16 15 (0.96%) Avaya
17 14 (0.90%) Dell
17 14 (0.90%) Xerox
18 13 (0.83%) Mitel