Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Practice Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Practice Management over the 6 months to 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Practice Management
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1006 1022 1031
Rank change year-on-year +16 +9 +106
Permanent jobs citing Practice Management 142 159 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.086% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.095% 0.099% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 119 140 185
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £31,150 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,750 £70,500 £72,350
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -20.00% +11.11%

Practice 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 149,742 160,074 174,204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119,107 126,320 145,060
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

Practice Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Practice Management in the UK

Practice Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Practice Management in the UK

Practice Management
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Practice Management over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Practice Management in the UK

Practice Management
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Practice Management within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 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 +14 125 £48,000 -7.69% 21
UK excluding London +17 69 £42,500 +6.25% 8
London +16 68 £52,500 -4.55% 13
South East +22 19 £47,500 +35.71%
North of England +1 19 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Wales - 12 £42,500 -
Yorkshire +10 10 £32,000 -28.89% 1
Midlands +19 9 £45,000 +28.57% 2
North West +14 9 £35,000 -17.65% 4
South West +2 8 £21,000 -58.00% 1
West Midlands - 5 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands -11 4 £45,000 +28.57% 1
East of England +22 2 £45,000 -35.71%
Scotland -11 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Practice 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 Practice Management.

1 68 (47.89%) Finance
2 60 (42.25%) SQL
3 47 (33.10%) Business Intelligence
4 44 (30.99%) Law
5 42 (29.58%) SQL Server
6 41 (28.87%) Microsoft Excel
7 36 (25.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 35 (24.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (24.65%) T-SQL
8 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
9 34 (23.94%) C#
10 33 (23.24%) Java
10 33 (23.24%) Legal
11 29 (20.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 27 (19.01%) VB
12 27 (19.01%) Visual Studio
12 27 (19.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 26 (18.31%) Windows
14 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
14 22 (15.49%) Degree
15 21 (14.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (14.08%) Project Management
17 19 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
18 18 (12.68%) MVC
18 18 (12.68%) ITIL
19 17 (11.97%) VBA
19 17 (11.97%) ERP
20 16 (11.27%) Analytics
20 16 (11.27%) XML

Practice 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 3 (2.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.41%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 41 (28.87%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (8.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (6.34%) Elite 3E
2 4 (2.82%) NetSuite
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle Financials
3 3 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.11%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.11%) SAP GRC
3 3 (2.11%) Visualfiles
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.70%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.93%) Office 365
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.11%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) VoIP
2 5 (3.52%) Intranet
3 3 (2.11%) DHCP
3 3 (2.11%) DNS
3 3 (2.11%) Internet
3 3 (2.11%) LAN
3 3 (2.11%) SAN
3 3 (2.11%) WAN
4 1 (0.70%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.70%) Skype
4 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (29.58%) SQL Server
2 36 (25.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (24.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 29 (20.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 27 (19.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (14.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (9.86%) Power BI
8 8 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
10 4 (2.82%) Big Data
10 4 (2.82%) PowerPivot
11 3 (2.11%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
11 3 (2.11%) QlikView
12 2 (1.41%) MS Access
12 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.70%) Blockchain
13 1 (0.70%) OLAP
13 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 27 (19.01%) Visual Studio
2 19 (13.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.11%) FrontPage
4 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.70%) Grunt
5 1 (0.70%) gulp
5 1 (0.70%) JUnit
5 1 (0.70%) Mockito
General
1 68 (47.89%) Finance
2 44 (30.99%) Law
3 33 (23.24%) Legal
4 9 (6.34%) Retail
5 7 (4.93%) Banking
6 6 (4.23%) Advertising
7 5 (3.52%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.11%) Automotive
9 3 (2.11%) Back Office
10 2 (1.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.70%) Marketing
11 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (30.28%) Developer
2 35 (24.65%) Analyst
3 28 (19.72%) SQL Developer
4 17 (11.97%) SSRS Developer
5 16 (11.27%) SSIS Developer
6 13 (9.15%) IT Trainer
6 13 (9.15%) Trainer
7 12 (8.45%) T-SQL Developer
8 11 (7.75%) Financial Analyst
9 9 (6.34%) Finance Systems Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Architect
10 8 (5.63%) Business Analyst
10 8 (5.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 8 (5.63%) Project Manager
10 8 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Architect
11 7 (4.93%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.93%) IT Analyst
11 7 (4.93%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (4.93%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.27%) XML
2 11 (7.75%) .NET
3 7 (4.93%) CSS
3 7 (4.93%) Hibernate
3 7 (4.93%) HTML
4 4 (2.82%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.82%) ASP.NET
4 4 (2.82%) EJB
4 4 (2.82%) J2EE
4 4 (2.82%) JDBC
4 4 (2.82%) Spring
4 4 (2.82%) WinForms
4 4 (2.82%) WPF
5 3 (2.11%) Web Services
6 2 (1.41%) Entity Framework
6 2 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.41%) REST
6 2 (1.41%) SOAP
7 1 (0.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.52%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.82%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.82%) PMI
5 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.11%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.11%) FMCG
5 3 (2.11%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.11%) Handset
5 3 (2.11%) Life Science
6 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.41%) PKI
6 2 (1.41%) Robotics
6 2 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.70%) Fintech
7 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.70%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (18.31%) Windows
2 12 (8.45%) Windows 7
3 11 (7.75%) Windows 10
4 6 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
6 3 (2.11%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (33.10%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (14.79%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (14.08%) Project Management
4 18 (12.68%) ITIL
4 18 (12.68%) MVC
5 17 (11.97%) ERP
6 16 (11.27%) Analytics
7 15 (10.56%) Document Management
8 14 (9.86%) Change Management
8 14 (9.86%) Service Delivery
9 13 (9.15%) Knowledge Management
9 13 (9.15%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (8.45%) Business Analysis
10 12 (8.45%) Coaching
10 12 (8.45%) SDLC
11 11 (7.75%) Business Development
11 11 (7.75%) CRM
12 9 (6.34%) ETL
12 9 (6.34%) Risk Assessment
13 8 (5.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (42.25%) SQL
2 35 (24.65%) T-SQL
3 34 (23.94%) C#
4 33 (23.24%) Java
5 27 (19.01%) VB
6 17 (11.97%) VBA
7 15 (10.56%) PowerShell
8 9 (6.34%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.11%) PHP
10 2 (1.41%) C
10 2 (1.41%) XAML
11 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) Degree
2 6 (4.23%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (4.23%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.52%) CISA
4 3 (2.11%) MCSE
4 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.11%) MOS
5 2 (1.41%) ISEB
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (1.41%) PMP
6 1 (0.70%) CIMA
6 1 (0.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.93%) QA
2 6 (4.23%) GDPR
3 5 (3.52%) Data Quality
4 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.82%) SLA
5 3 (2.11%) PMO
6 2 (1.41%) COBIT
7 1 (0.70%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 6 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (2.11%) XenApp
2 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (24.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.86%) Aderant
3 13 (9.15%) Citrix
4 9 (6.34%) iManage
5 7 (4.93%) Intapp
6 6 (4.23%) Tableau
7 5 (3.52%) LexisNexis
7 5 (3.52%) Mitel
7 5 (3.52%) Oracle
7 5 (3.52%) SAP
7 5 (3.52%) VMware
8 4 (2.82%) Adobe
8 4 (2.82%) IBM
8 4 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (2.82%) ShoreTel
9 3 (2.11%) Hitachi
9 3 (2.11%) Interwoven
9 3 (2.11%) NetApp
9 3 (2.11%) Red Box
10 2 (1.41%) JD Edwards