Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

People Management
UK
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 375 368 333
Rank change year-on-year -7 -35 -30
Permanent jobs citing People Management 1,452 1,461 2,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.83% 0.84% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.93% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 1,071 1,548
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £86,250 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £53,000
% change year-on-year - -0.94% +6.00%

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 157,893 156,906 180,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.74% 90.61% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 126,632 127,722 149,946
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,190 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.76% +1.45% +1.06%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for People Management in the UK

People Management
Top 17 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 25 June 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 +25 1,357 £60,000 +9.09% 195
UK excluding London -42 803 £52,500 - 142
London +49 623 £70,000 +9.80% 72
North of England +17 222 £50,000 +11.11% 39
South East -4 185 £66,000 +25.71% 30
North West +9 140 £55,000 +29.41% 26
East of England -6 136 £55,000 - 14
Midlands -34 115 £55,000 - 27
West Midlands +6 90 £54,500 -0.91% 17
Yorkshire +14 73 £42,500 -5.56% 12
South West -19 72 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Scotland -79 48 £50,000 -12.28% 19
East Midlands -27 25 £56,250 +17.19% 10
Wales +29 21 £42,500 -22.73%
North East -20 9 £44,750 -12.68% 1
Northern Ireland +8 2 £45,000 -28.00%
Channel Islands - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, 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.

1 576 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (35.95%) Finance
3 438 (30.17%) Project Management
4 271 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 239 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
6 219 (15.08%) Mentoring
7 216 (14.88%) Microsoft
8 209 (14.39%) ITIL
9 204 (14.05%) Coaching
10 192 (13.22%) Degree
11 160 (11.02%) Scrum
12 151 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
13 150 (10.33%) Service Delivery
14 147 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
15 134 (9.23%) PRINCE2
16 133 (9.16%) JavaScript
16 133 (9.16%) SQL
17 130 (8.95%) Line Management
18 122 (8.40%) Java
19 120 (8.26%) Marketing
20 116 (7.99%) Decision-Making
21 109 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
22 105 (7.23%) Change Management
23 103 (7.09%) Service Management
23 103 (7.09%) Analytics
24 101 (6.96%) Software Engineering
25 100 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
26 99 (6.82%) HTML
26 99 (6.82%) User Experience
27 98 (6.75%) Performance Management

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 35 (2.41%) CMS
2 30 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.45%) WordPress
4 17 (1.17%) SAS
5 16 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 16 (1.10%) Skype for Business
6 13 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (0.41%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.34%) Confluence
8 5 (0.34%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.21%) IIS
11 2 (0.14%) Apache
11 2 (0.14%) Drupal
11 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.14%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 72 (4.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 55 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
3 43 (2.96%) Microsoft Project
4 41 (2.82%) InVision
4 41 (2.82%) OmniGraffle
5 35 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 27 (1.86%) MS Visio
7 12 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.14%) InDesign
9 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.069%) Niku Workbench
10 1 (0.069%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 13 (0.90%) SAP Hybris
2 11 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.76%) Infor SunSystems
3 9 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.48%) SAP BPC
5 6 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.34%) Elite 3E
6 5 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.34%) ResourceLink
7 4 (0.28%) Magento
7 4 (0.28%) NetSuite
7 4 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.28%) SAP GRC
7 4 (0.28%) SAP S/4HANA
8 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.21%) Infor M3
9 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.14%) SAP SCM
9 2 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 109 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
2 100 (6.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (4.27%) SaaS
4 59 (4.06%) Office 365
5 41 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 29 (2.00%) GitHub
7 13 (0.90%) IaaS
8 11 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 11 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (0.55%) PaaS
10 7 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (0.48%) Serverless
10 7 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.34%) Yammer
13 4 (0.28%) Force.com
13 4 (0.28%) Mimecast
13 4 (0.28%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 3 (0.21%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 46 (3.17%) Firewall
2 43 (2.96%) WAN
3 42 (2.89%) LAN
4 28 (1.93%) TCP/IP
5 25 (1.72%) Internet
6 24 (1.65%) VoIP
7 23 (1.58%) Wireless
8 21 (1.45%) DNS
9 18 (1.24%) Skype
10 17 (1.17%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (1.10%) VPN
12 14 (0.96%) DHCP
12 14 (0.96%) VLAN
13 13 (0.90%) Ethernet
13 13 (0.90%) Network Security
14 11 (0.76%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (0.76%) OSPF
15 10 (0.69%) EIGRP
15 10 (0.69%) HTTP
16 9 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (4.27%) SQL Server
2 58 (3.99%) MySQL
3 33 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 28 (1.93%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (1.24%) Big Data
6 17 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 16 (1.10%) MongoDB
8 14 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (0.90%) MS Access
10 12 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 12 (0.83%) BusinessObjects
11 11 (0.76%) QlikView
12 10 (0.69%) Base SAS
12 10 (0.69%) GIS
12 10 (0.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
12 10 (0.69%) SAS Enterprise Guide
12 10 (0.69%) SAS Visual Analytics
13 9 (0.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 50 (3.44%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.58%) JIRA
3 10 (0.69%) Jenkins
3 10 (0.69%) ProC
3 10 (0.69%) Selenium
4 9 (0.62%) Subversion
4 9 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (0.55%) Visual Studio
6 7 (0.48%) TeamCity
7 5 (0.34%) NUnit
8 4 (0.28%) CircleCI
8 4 (0.28%) LoadRunner
8 4 (0.28%) MSBuild
8 4 (0.28%) MSTest
8 4 (0.28%) webpack
9 3 (0.21%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.21%) Clang
9 3 (0.21%) JMeter
9 3 (0.21%) Zephyr
General
1 522 (35.95%) Finance
2 120 (8.26%) Marketing
3 78 (5.37%) Retail
4 74 (5.10%) Banking
5 43 (2.96%) Legal
6 41 (2.82%) Telecoms
7 37 (2.55%) Billing
8 28 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.79%) Games
10 24 (1.65%) Advertising
11 22 (1.52%) Electronics
12 19 (1.31%) Law
13 15 (1.03%) Back Office
14 14 (0.96%) Front Office
14 14 (0.96%) Local Government
15 10 (0.69%) French Language
16 9 (0.62%) Automotive
16 9 (0.62%) Publishing
17 8 (0.55%) Aerospace
18 7 (0.48%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 107 (7.37%) Developer
2 105 (7.23%) IT Manager
3 104 (7.16%) Team Leader
4 102 (7.02%) Project Manager
5 67 (4.61%) Architect
6 65 (4.48%) Senior Manager
7 64 (4.41%) Consultant
7 64 (4.41%) Programme Manager
8 59 (4.06%) Analyst
9 57 (3.93%) Delivery Manager
10 55 (3.79%) Development Manager
11 45 (3.10%) Service Manager
12 42 (2.89%) Designer
12 42 (2.89%) Security Manager
12 42 (2.89%) UX Designer
13 40 (2.75%) Business Analyst
14 37 (2.55%) Operations Manager
15 36 (2.48%) Infrastructure Manager
16 35 (2.41%) Lead Developer
17 33 (2.27%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (6.82%) HTML
2 92 (6.34%) .NET
3 72 (4.96%) CSS
4 65 (4.48%) React
5 52 (3.58%) Node.js
6 50 (3.44%) AngularJS
7 44 (3.03%) Web Services
8 38 (2.62%) HTML5
9 29 (2.00%) ASP.NET
10 25 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
11 18 (1.24%) jQuery
12 17 (1.17%) Kafka
12 17 (1.17%) Middleware
12 17 (1.17%) XML
13 15 (1.03%) RESTful
14 14 (0.96%) KnockoutJS
14 14 (0.96%) WCF
15 13 (0.90%) Akka
15 13 (0.90%) REST
16 12 (0.83%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (6.82%) User Experience
3 74 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
4 71 (4.89%) Fintech
5 70 (4.82%) Management Information System
6 65 (4.48%) Data Centre
7 42 (2.89%) Greenfield Project
8 41 (2.82%) IVR
9 38 (2.62%) Virtual Team
10 35 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
11 34 (2.34%) Computer Science
12 30 (2.07%) Mobile App
13 19 (1.31%) Driving Licence
14 18 (1.24%) FMCG
15 14 (0.96%) Social Media
16 13 (0.90%) iPad
16 13 (0.90%) N-Tier
17 12 (0.83%) PMI
18 10 (0.69%) Mainframe
19 9 (0.62%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 83 (5.72%) Windows
2 64 (4.41%) Linux
3 37 (2.55%) Windows Server
4 19 (1.31%) Unix
5 11 (0.76%) Solaris
5 11 (0.76%) Windows 10
6 10 (0.69%) Android
6 10 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (0.62%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.14%) SUSE
10 2 (0.14%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.069%) Debian
11 1 (0.069%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.069%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.069%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 576 (39.67%) Agile Software Development
2 438 (30.17%) Project Management
3 271 (18.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 239 (16.46%) Problem-Solving
5 219 (15.08%) Mentoring
6 209 (14.39%) ITIL
7 204 (14.05%) Coaching
8 160 (11.02%) Scrum
9 151 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 150 (10.33%) Service Delivery
11 134 (9.23%) PRINCE2
12 130 (8.95%) Line Management
13 116 (7.99%) Decision-Making
14 105 (7.23%) Change Management
15 103 (7.09%) Analytics
15 103 (7.09%) Service Management
16 101 (6.96%) Software Engineering
17 98 (6.75%) Performance Management
18 95 (6.54%) Waterfall
19 94 (6.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 133 (9.16%) JavaScript
1 133 (9.16%) SQL
2 122 (8.40%) Java
3 72 (4.96%) C#
4 51 (3.51%) Ruby
5 38 (2.62%) C
5 38 (2.62%) Python
6 31 (2.13%) PHP
6 31 (2.13%) Scala
7 28 (1.93%) VBA
8 26 (1.79%) T-SQL
9 24 (1.65%) Perl
10 19 (1.31%) Java 8
11 18 (1.24%) C++
11 18 (1.24%) TypeScript
12 16 (1.10%) Bash Shell
12 16 (1.10%) PowerShell
13 14 (0.96%) ES6
14 10 (0.69%) PROC SQL
14 10 (0.69%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 192 (13.22%) Degree
2 53 (3.65%) CISSP
3 45 (3.10%) CISM
4 44 (3.03%) Master's Degree
5 43 (2.96%) CISA
6 42 (2.89%) ITIL Certification
7 32 (2.20%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 22 (1.52%) ISEB
9 22 (1.52%) PMP
9 22 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 19 (1.31%) MCSE
10 19 (1.31%) PMI Certification
11 18 (1.24%) Security Cleared
12 17 (1.17%) CCNA
13 16 (1.10%) CCNP
13 16 (1.10%) ISTQB
14 14 (0.96%) SC Cleared
15 11 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
16 10 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (5.51%) QA
2 75 (5.17%) SLA
3 69 (4.75%) PMO
4 36 (2.48%) GDPR
5 30 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (1.52%) COBIT
6 22 (1.52%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.69%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.62%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.34%) Dodd-Frank
9 5 (0.34%) EMIR
9 5 (0.34%) MiFID
10 4 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 3 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.21%) IEC 61508
11 3 (0.21%) ISO 26262
11 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.21%) MISRA
11 3 (0.21%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 43 (2.96%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.93%) Hyper-V
3 26 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (1.38%) Docker
5 6 (0.41%) Firmware
5 6 (0.41%) vSphere
5 6 (0.41%) XenApp
6 5 (0.34%) Varnish
6 5 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.14%) vCloud
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.14%) Veritas File System
7 2 (0.14%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.069%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (0.96%) Puppet
2 13 (0.90%) Single Sign-On
3 12 (0.83%) Kubernetes
4 11 (0.76%) SCCM
5 8 (0.55%) Ansible
6 7 (0.48%) Backup Exec
7 6 (0.41%) Failover Clustering
7 6 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 6 (0.41%) SCOM
8 5 (0.34%) ZABBIX
9 4 (0.28%) SCOrch
10 3 (0.21%) Nagios
10 3 (0.21%) Pingdom
10 3 (0.21%) vRealize
11 2 (0.14%) Control-M
11 2 (0.14%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.14%) RSA Archer
11 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 216 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 81 (5.58%) Oracle
3 68 (4.68%) SAP
4 52 (3.58%) Cisco
4 52 (3.58%) VMware
5 39 (2.69%) Salesforce.com
6 38 (2.62%) Adobe
7 37 (2.55%) Alias
8 36 (2.48%) Citrix
9 24 (1.65%) Google
10 21 (1.45%) ServiceNow
10 21 (1.45%) Tableau
11 20 (1.38%) IBM
12 18 (1.24%) Dell
13 17 (1.17%) Xerox
14 16 (1.10%) hybris
15 15 (1.03%) Avaya
15 15 (1.03%) Capita
16 14 (0.96%) Veeam
17 12 (0.83%) Informatica