Period
to 22 October 2020

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 22 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

People Management
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 368 361 364
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing People Management 365 1,160 1,459
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.85% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.92% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 298 833 1,067
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,650 £38,352
90th Percentile £100,750 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 45,275 126,161 151,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.45% 92.22% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37,306 99,350 120,587
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £32,948 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,118 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +9.15% - +5.88%

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 22 October 2020.

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 22 October 2020. 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 -3 327 £65,000 +4.00% 76
UK excluding London +45 229 £60,000 - 66
London -14 126 £76,250 +2.69% 16
North of England +116 74 £60,000 +9.09% 25
South East +61 54 £62,500 -3.85% 15
North West +89 49 £60,000 +13.50% 15
Midlands +44 36 £57,500 -4.17% 9
West Midlands +33 34 £60,000 - 6
Yorkshire +105 24 £55,000 -12.00% 6
Scotland +54 24 £48,750 -14.47% 4
South West +95 23 £52,500 - 7
Work from Home -7 16 £71,250 +9.62% 6
East of England +99 14 £51,000 -24.44% 4
East Midlands +78 2 £42,500 -29.17% 3
Wales +38 2 - - 2
Northern Ireland +17 2 - -
North East +18 1 £40,000 -13.43% 4

For the 6 months to 22 October 2020, 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 84 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (22.19%) Finance
2 81 (22.19%) Azure
3 70 (19.18%) Mentoring
4 69 (18.90%) ITIL
4 69 (18.90%) Microsoft
5 68 (18.63%) SQL
6 58 (15.89%) Project Management
7 55 (15.07%) .NET
8 49 (13.42%) C#
8 49 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
9 48 (13.15%) DevOps
10 47 (12.88%) Degree
11 44 (12.05%) Coaching
12 43 (11.78%) AWS
12 43 (11.78%) Service Delivery
13 36 (9.86%) SQL Server
14 35 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
15 33 (9.04%) Scrum
16 32 (8.77%) Software Engineering
17 31 (8.49%) Analytics
17 31 (8.49%) Decision-Making
18 29 (7.95%) Project Delivery
18 29 (7.95%) Presales
18 29 (7.95%) Windows
18 29 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
19 28 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (7.40%) Microservices
21 26 (7.12%) Java
22 25 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery

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 9 (2.47%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.10%) CMS
2 4 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.27%) GemFire
5 1 (0.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.27%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.27%) Moodle
5 1 (0.27%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.27%) SAS
5 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.82%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.55%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.55%) Simulink
6 2 (0.55%) Sketch
7 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.27%) InVision
7 1 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Eikon
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.27%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 81 (22.19%) Azure
2 43 (11.78%) AWS
3 17 (4.66%) SaaS
4 16 (4.38%) Office 365
5 15 (4.11%) GCP
6 8 (2.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.92%) GitHub
7 7 (1.92%) Power Platform
8 5 (1.37%) Trello
9 4 (1.10%) Serverless
10 3 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.82%) IaaS
10 3 (0.82%) Slack
11 2 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.27%) Azure Machine Learning
12 1 (0.27%) Boomi
12 1 (0.27%) Data Lake Analytics
12 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.93%) SAN
2 13 (3.56%) LAN
3 12 (3.29%) WAN
4 9 (2.47%) Internet
5 8 (2.19%) VoIP
6 7 (1.92%) TCP/IP
7 6 (1.64%) Network Security
8 5 (1.37%) BGP
8 5 (1.37%) Firewall
8 5 (1.37%) Kerberos
8 5 (1.37%) Multicast
8 5 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (1.37%) Wireless
9 4 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.10%) DSL
9 4 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 4 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (1.10%) OSPF
9 4 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.84%) Hadoop
2 14 (3.84%) Tableau
3 12 (3.29%) Big Data
4 10 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.47%) Apache Hive
6 8 (2.19%) Flink
7 7 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (1.92%) Power BI
7 7 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.64%) Blockchain
8 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.10%) Tableau Server
11 3 (0.82%) MongoDB
11 3 (0.82%) MySQL
12 2 (0.55%) GIS
12 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (4.38%) Jenkins
2 11 (3.01%) Git (software)
3 9 (2.47%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (2.19%) JIRA
5 5 (1.37%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.10%) RStudio
6 4 (1.10%) Selenium
7 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.82%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.55%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.55%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.27%) Appium
9 1 (0.27%) CircleCI
9 1 (0.27%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.27%) ER Studio
9 1 (0.27%) ERwin
9 1 (0.27%) Gradle
9 1 (0.27%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.27%) Toad
General
1 81 (22.19%) Finance
2 20 (5.48%) Retail
3 13 (3.56%) Banking
4 12 (3.29%) Public Sector
5 11 (3.01%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.19%) Legal
7 7 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.92%) Marketing
8 6 (1.64%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.37%) German Language
9 5 (1.37%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.37%) Law
10 4 (1.10%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.82%) Games
12 2 (0.55%) Automotive
12 2 (0.55%) Billing
12 2 (0.55%) Local Government
12 2 (0.55%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.27%) Avionics
13 1 (0.27%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (8.49%) IT Manager
1 31 (8.49%) Team Leader
2 24 (6.58%) Developer
3 22 (6.03%) Operations Manager
4 19 (5.21%) Architect
5 17 (4.66%) Software Manager
6 16 (4.38%) Development Manager
6 16 (4.38%) Lead Developer
6 16 (4.38%) Project Manager
6 16 (4.38%) Service Manager
7 15 (4.11%) Consultant
7 15 (4.11%) Engineering Manager
7 15 (4.11%) Software Team Leader
8 14 (3.84%) Delivery Manager
8 14 (3.84%) Development Team Leader
8 14 (3.84%) Security Manager
9 12 (3.29%) Senior Manager
10 11 (3.01%) Analyst
10 11 (3.01%) Cybersecurity Manager
10 11 (3.01%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (15.07%) .NET
2 14 (3.84%) .NET Framework
3 13 (3.56%) React
4 9 (2.47%) AngularJS
4 9 (2.47%) HTML
5 7 (1.92%) .NET Core
5 7 (1.92%) Node.js
6 6 (1.64%) CSS
7 5 (1.37%) JSON
7 5 (1.37%) LDAP
7 5 (1.37%) Shiny
7 5 (1.37%) Vue.js
7 5 (1.37%) Web Services
8 4 (1.10%) Express
8 4 (1.10%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.10%) XML
8 4 (1.10%) YAML
9 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET
9 3 (0.82%) COM
9 3 (0.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.59%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 19 (5.21%) Data Centre
4 15 (4.11%) Virtual Team
5 13 (3.56%) CMDB
5 13 (3.56%) User Experience
6 10 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.10%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.10%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.10%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (1.10%) Smart Home
10 3 (0.82%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
10 3 (0.82%) Smart City
11 2 (0.55%) Animation
11 2 (0.55%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.55%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.95%) Windows
2 16 (4.38%) Linux
3 11 (3.01%) Windows 10
4 9 (2.47%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.92%) Unix
6 5 (1.37%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.82%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.82%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.55%) VxWorks
9 1 (0.27%) Android
9 1 (0.27%) SUSE
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (23.01%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (19.18%) Mentoring
3 69 (18.90%) ITIL
4 58 (15.89%) Project Management
5 49 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
6 48 (13.15%) DevOps
7 44 (12.05%) Coaching
8 43 (11.78%) Service Delivery
9 33 (9.04%) Scrum
10 32 (8.77%) Software Engineering
11 31 (8.49%) Analytics
11 31 (8.49%) Decision-Making
12 29 (7.95%) Presales
12 29 (7.95%) Project Delivery
12 29 (7.95%) Stakeholder Management
13 28 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (7.40%) Microservices
15 25 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
16 24 (6.58%) Commercial Awareness
16 24 (6.58%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 68 (18.63%) SQL
2 49 (13.42%) C#
3 26 (7.12%) Java
4 22 (6.03%) Python
5 18 (4.93%) JavaScript
6 16 (4.38%) R
7 15 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.74%) C++
9 9 (2.47%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.37%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.37%) C
11 4 (1.10%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.10%) Groovy
11 4 (1.10%) VB
12 3 (0.82%) Delphi
12 3 (0.82%) MATLAB
12 3 (0.82%) VBA
13 2 (0.55%) PHP
13 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (12.88%) Degree
2 22 (6.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (4.93%) ITIL Certification
4 14 (3.84%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.74%) TOGAF Certification
6 9 (2.47%) CISSP
6 9 (2.47%) ISEB
6 9 (2.47%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (1.92%) CISM
9 5 (1.37%) ACCA
9 5 (1.37%) DV Cleared
10 4 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (0.82%) CIMA
11 3 (0.82%) GIAC
11 3 (0.82%) HNC
11 3 (0.82%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.82%) OSCP
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.03%) SLA
2 20 (5.48%) QA
3 14 (3.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (3.01%) GDPR
5 7 (1.92%) Data Quality
6 6 (1.64%) NIST
7 3 (0.82%) PMO
8 2 (0.55%) IFRS
9 1 (0.27%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 20 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.92%) Docker
4 4 (1.10%) Samba
5 1 (0.27%) Firmware
5 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.27%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.27%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (4.93%) Ansible
2 17 (4.66%) Terraform
3 14 (3.84%) NetBackup
4 7 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.92%) Puppet
5 5 (1.37%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.37%) SCCM
5 5 (1.37%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 4 (1.10%) Ambari
6 4 (1.10%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 69 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.66%) Oracle
3 15 (4.11%) VMware
4 14 (3.84%) Brocade
4 14 (3.84%) EMC
4 14 (3.84%) Isilon
5 11 (3.01%) Cisco
6 7 (1.92%) Apple
7 6 (1.64%) Fortinet
7 6 (1.64%) Google
8 5 (1.37%) CheckPoint
8 5 (1.37%) Cloudera
9 4 (1.10%) Arista
9 4 (1.10%) Ceridian
9 4 (1.10%) F5
9 4 (1.10%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.10%) Riverbed
9 4 (1.10%) ServiceNow
9 4 (1.10%) SolarWinds
9 4 (1.10%) Splunk