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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

People Management
UK
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 279 323 376
Rank change year-on-year +44 +53 0
Permanent jobs citing People Management 2,298 1,231 516
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.36% 1.08% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.14% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,087 801 379
10th Percentile £42,000 £40,500 £41,869
25th Percentile £51,250 £49,500 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £61,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +5.69% +2.50%
75th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £102,500 £99,200
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -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 161,721 107,622 58,944
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.75% 94.06% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 84,129 73,141 47,812
10th Percentile £34,207 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,600 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.91% +1.09% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,290 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

People Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for People Management in the UK

People Management
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing People Management.

Salary trend for People Management in the UK

People Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing People Management over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

Salary histogram for People Management in the UK

People Management
Top 18 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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +36 1,958 £67,500 +3.85% 173
UK excluding London +69 1,348 £60,000 - 136
London -35 776 £82,500 +9.27% 47
Work from Home -42 729 £68,665 +1.73% 65
South East +31 335 £70,000 +7.69% 30
North of England +74 322 £60,000 - 30
Midlands +33 286 £62,500 +19.05% 31
North West +44 224 £57,613 -3.98% 14
West Midlands +12 196 £57,500 +9.52% 20
Scotland +36 142 £52,788 -8.19% 4
East of England -26 125 £53,000 +17.78% 15
South West +31 113 £60,000 -5.88% 18
East Midlands +28 92 £72,500 +52.63% 11
Yorkshire +4 74 £65,000 +1.85% 10
Wales +5 46 £55,197 +0.36% 8
North East +7 24 £42,500 -29.03% 6
Channel Islands - 6 - -
Northern Ireland -14 3 £56,250 +25.00%

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, IT jobs citing People Management 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 People Management.

1 767 (33.38%) Social Skills
2 752 (32.72%) Agile
3 679 (29.55%) Finance
4 669 (29.11%) Degree
5 454 (19.76%) Coaching
6 446 (19.41%) Mentoring
7 367 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
8 351 (15.27%) Line Management
9 343 (14.93%) Project Management
10 338 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
11 334 (14.53%) Logistics
12 332 (14.45%) Continuous Improvement
13 329 (14.32%) Analytical Skills
13 329 (14.32%) Driving Licence
14 322 (14.01%) Azure
15 300 (13.05%) DevOps
16 296 (12.88%) Microsoft
17 270 (11.75%) Software Engineering
18 244 (10.62%) Analytics
18 244 (10.62%) Project Delivery
19 236 (10.27%) CI/CD
20 234 (10.18%) Java
21 231 (10.05%) AWS
22 229 (9.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
23 227 (9.88%) Decision-Making
24 223 (9.70%) Scrum
25 207 (9.01%) ITIL
26 183 (7.96%) Microservices
27 180 (7.83%) SQL
28 177 (7.70%) Marketing

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 46 (2.00%) Confluence
2 30 (1.31%) SharePoint
3 18 (0.78%) Drupal
3 18 (0.78%) Sitefinity
4 15 (0.65%) GemFire
4 15 (0.65%) SAS
5 8 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
5 8 (0.35%) MS Exchange
6 7 (0.30%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.26%) Apache
7 6 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
7 6 (0.26%) CMS
8 3 (0.13%) nginx
9 2 (0.087%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.087%) IIS
9 2 (0.087%) Mendix
10 1 (0.044%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.044%) Luigi
10 1 (0.044%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.044%) WinCC
Applications
1 129 (5.61%) Microsoft Office
2 45 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 39 (1.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 31 (1.35%) Sketch
5 28 (1.22%) InVision
6 25 (1.09%) Adobe XD
7 14 (0.61%) CATIA
8 12 (0.52%) Stata
9 11 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
10 6 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 6 (0.26%) Zeplin
11 5 (0.22%) SPSS
12 4 (0.17%) Abaqus
12 4 (0.17%) MS Visio
12 4 (0.17%) Simulink
12 4 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.13%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.087%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.087%) Photoshop
15 1 (0.044%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 36 (1.57%) iTrent
2 13 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (0.44%) Magento
3 10 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
4 9 (0.39%) SAP S/4HANA
5 4 (0.17%) Changepoint
6 3 (0.13%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.087%) Cloudability
7 2 (0.087%) JDE OneWorld
7 2 (0.087%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.087%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.087%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.087%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.044%) CA PPM
8 1 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.044%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 322 (14.01%) Azure
2 231 (10.05%) AWS
3 92 (4.00%) GitHub
4 86 (3.74%) Microsoft 365
5 73 (3.18%) SaaS
6 69 (3.00%) Azure DevOps
6 69 (3.00%) GitHub Actions
7 68 (2.96%) Serverless
8 52 (2.26%) GCP
9 48 (2.09%) Azure Data Factory
10 47 (2.05%) Power Platform
11 38 (1.65%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 38 (1.65%) Figma
12 34 (1.48%) Azure AKS
12 34 (1.48%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 34 (1.48%) Azure Event Grid
12 34 (1.48%) Azure Functions
12 34 (1.48%) Azure Monitor
12 34 (1.48%) Azure Service Bus
13 26 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.05%) Firewall
2 44 (1.91%) WAN
3 29 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 24 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
5 19 (0.83%) HTTP
6 16 (0.70%) Broadband
6 16 (0.70%) Ethernet
7 15 (0.65%) SSL
8 14 (0.61%) DNS
8 14 (0.61%) SD-WAN
9 13 (0.57%) Network Security
9 13 (0.57%) VPN
10 12 (0.52%) Unified Communications
11 11 (0.48%) Internet
11 11 (0.48%) TCP/IP
12 10 (0.44%) SMS
12 10 (0.44%) SSH
12 10 (0.44%) Wireless
13 9 (0.39%) LAN
13 9 (0.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (3.61%) Big Data
2 55 (2.39%) Data Lake
3 49 (2.13%) SQL Server
4 46 (2.00%) Power BI
5 45 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 36 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (1.39%) MySQL
8 22 (0.96%) NoSQL
8 22 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (0.87%) MongoDB
10 19 (0.83%) Relational Database
11 17 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
12 15 (0.65%) Tableau
13 13 (0.57%) Looker
14 11 (0.48%) BigQuery
15 10 (0.44%) DynamoDB
15 10 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
16 6 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 84 (3.66%) Git (software)
1 84 (3.66%) JIRA
2 53 (2.31%) Jenkins
3 36 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
4 28 (1.22%) Selenium
5 27 (1.17%) WaveMaker
6 21 (0.91%) Artifactory
6 21 (0.91%) Bitbucket
6 21 (0.91%) JUnit
6 21 (0.91%) Maven
6 21 (0.91%) SonarQube
7 20 (0.87%) JMeter
8 19 (0.83%) Axure RP
9 15 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 13 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.44%) Xcode
12 6 (0.26%) Visual Studio
13 5 (0.22%) ERwin
13 5 (0.22%) WebDriver
General
1 767 (33.38%) Social Skills
2 679 (29.55%) Finance
3 329 (14.32%) Analytical Skills
4 229 (9.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 177 (7.70%) Marketing
6 151 (6.57%) Retail
7 142 (6.18%) Law
8 124 (5.40%) Banking
9 109 (4.74%) Influencing Skills
10 102 (4.44%) Organisational Skills
11 101 (4.40%) Legal
12 83 (3.61%) Presentation Skills
13 77 (3.35%) Automotive
14 70 (3.05%) Manufacturing
14 70 (3.05%) Public Sector
15 61 (2.65%) Games
16 53 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 42 (1.83%) Advertising
18 35 (1.52%) Aerospace
18 35 (1.52%) Aviation
Job Titles
1 300 (13.05%) Graduate
2 153 (6.66%) Development Manager
3 149 (6.48%) Engineering Manager
4 135 (5.87%) Developer
5 115 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 101 (4.40%) Software Manager
7 95 (4.13%) Software Engineering Manager
8 92 (4.00%) Team Leader
9 87 (3.79%) Project Manager
10 78 (3.39%) IT Manager
11 70 (3.05%) Analyst
12 67 (2.92%) Service Manager
13 61 (2.65%) Senior Developer
14 51 (2.22%) Data Manager
15 48 (2.09%) Operations Manager
16 47 (2.05%) Technical Manager
17 45 (1.96%) Architect
17 45 (1.96%) Security Manager
18 43 (1.87%) Lead Developer
19 39 (1.70%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (6.35%) React
2 131 (5.70%) Node.js
3 130 (5.66%) .NET
4 64 (2.79%) GraphQL
5 52 (2.26%) Kafka
5 52 (2.26%) REST
6 45 (1.96%) CSS
6 45 (1.96%) React Native
7 41 (1.78%) HTML
8 38 (1.65%) Spring
9 37 (1.61%) Spring Boot
10 33 (1.44%) JSON
11 27 (1.17%) Next.js
12 25 (1.09%) AngularJS
13 24 (1.04%) OLE
13 24 (1.04%) Playwright
14 23 (1.00%) Web Services
15 20 (0.87%) .NET Core
16 16 (0.70%) Symfony
17 14 (0.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 329 (14.32%) Driving Licence
2 138 (6.01%) Self-Motivation
3 122 (5.31%) User Experience
4 120 (5.22%) Management Information System
5 76 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 65 (2.83%) Virtual Team
7 54 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (2.22%) Data Centre
9 47 (2.05%) Social Media
10 42 (1.83%) Digital Media
11 41 (1.78%) NHS
12 30 (1.31%) Life Science
13 26 (1.13%) Greenfield Project
14 25 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
14 25 (1.09%) IoT
15 24 (1.04%) Hackathon
16 22 (0.96%) Legacy Systems
17 21 (0.91%) Educational Technology
17 21 (0.91%) PMI
18 20 (0.87%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 81 (3.52%) Windows
2 74 (3.22%) Linux
3 63 (2.74%) Android
4 61 (2.65%) Apple iOS
5 23 (1.00%) Windows Server
6 21 (0.91%) VMS
7 9 (0.39%) Unix
7 9 (0.39%) Windows 10
8 6 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.17%) Data ONTAP
10 3 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.13%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.087%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.087%) VME
11 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.087%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.044%) CentOS
12 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 752 (32.72%) Agile
2 454 (19.76%) Coaching
3 446 (19.41%) Mentoring
4 367 (15.97%) Problem-Solving
5 351 (15.27%) Line Management
6 343 (14.93%) Project Management
7 338 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 334 (14.53%) Logistics
9 332 (14.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 300 (13.05%) DevOps
11 270 (11.75%) Software Engineering
12 244 (10.62%) Analytics
12 244 (10.62%) Project Delivery
13 236 (10.27%) CI/CD
14 227 (9.88%) Decision-Making
15 223 (9.70%) Scrum
16 207 (9.01%) ITIL
17 183 (7.96%) Microservices
18 166 (7.22%) SDLC
19 165 (7.18%) Business Strategy
Programming Languages
1 234 (10.18%) Java
2 180 (7.83%) SQL
3 159 (6.92%) Python
4 139 (6.05%) JavaScript
5 92 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 88 (3.83%) C
6 88 (3.83%) C#
7 56 (2.44%) Scala
8 54 (2.35%) PHP
9 42 (1.83%) PowerShell
10 39 (1.70%) R
11 36 (1.57%) Bash
12 23 (1.00%) C++
13 19 (0.83%) Kotlin
14 15 (0.65%) Apple Swift
14 15 (0.65%) T-SQL
15 14 (0.61%) MATLAB
16 9 (0.39%) Go
17 7 (0.30%) Haskell
17 7 (0.30%) Julia
Qualifications
1 669 (29.11%) Degree
2 86 (3.74%) Security Cleared
3 84 (3.66%) CISSP
4 61 (2.65%) CISM
5 60 (2.61%) Computer Science Degree
6 57 (2.48%) SC Cleared
7 55 (2.39%) PMI Certification
8 40 (1.74%) PMP
9 36 (1.57%) CISA
10 29 (1.26%) CIPD
11 26 (1.13%) CEH
11 26 (1.13%) GCIA
11 26 (1.13%) GCIH
12 24 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 20 (0.87%) DV Cleared
14 19 (0.83%) Postgraduate
15 18 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (0.78%) CompTIA Security+
15 18 (0.78%) MBA
16 17 (0.74%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (5.44%) QA
2 91 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 84 (3.66%) GDPR
4 79 (3.44%) SLA
5 39 (1.70%) Data Quality
6 36 (1.57%) PMO
7 30 (1.31%) Cyber Essentials
8 25 (1.09%) PCI DSS
9 22 (0.96%) COBIT
9 22 (0.96%) GRC
9 22 (0.96%) NIST
9 22 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 17 (0.74%) Accessibility
11 16 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 14 (0.61%) AUTOSAR
13 12 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 5 (0.22%) P3O
14 5 (0.22%) SOC 1
14 5 (0.22%) SOC 2
15 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 88 (3.83%) Docker
2 59 (2.57%) Active Directory
3 34 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 7 (0.30%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.17%) NFS
7 4 (0.17%) vCloud
7 4 (0.17%) vSphere
8 3 (0.13%) HDFS
9 2 (0.087%) VMware NSX
9 2 (0.087%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.044%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.044%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 1 (0.044%) Firmware
10 1 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.044%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.044%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 100 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 28 (1.22%) Terraform
3 27 (1.17%) QRadar
4 20 (0.87%) Ansible
4 20 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (0.78%) SCCM
6 10 (0.44%) CSIRT
7 8 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.30%) Cisco IPCC
8 7 (0.30%) Jamf Pro
8 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
9 5 (0.22%) Grafana
10 4 (0.17%) Cisco Prime
10 4 (0.17%) Kubeflow
10 4 (0.17%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.17%) Puppet
10 4 (0.17%) vCenter Server
11 3 (0.13%) SCOM
12 2 (0.087%) Control-M
12 2 (0.087%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 296 (12.88%) Microsoft
2 53 (2.31%) VMware
3 46 (2.00%) Adobe
4 45 (1.96%) Databricks
5 41 (1.78%) Cisco
6 39 (1.70%) Google
7 36 (1.57%) Facebook
8 35 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
8 35 (1.52%) SAP
9 27 (1.17%) Instagram
9 27 (1.17%) Pinterest
9 27 (1.17%) Snapchat
9 27 (1.17%) TikTok
9 27 (1.17%) Twitter
9 27 (1.17%) YouTube
10 24 (1.04%) IBM
10 24 (1.04%) Oracle
11 21 (0.91%) ServiceNow
12 20 (0.87%) Dell
13 19 (0.83%) Sage