Period
to 21 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Presentation Skills in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Presentation Skills over the 6 months to 21 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Presentation Skills
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 156 186 198
Rank change year-on-year +30 +12 -39
Permanent jobs citing Presentation Skills 2,997 1,158 2,249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.33% 1.83% 1.78%
As % of the General category 3.92% 3.58% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,753 708 1,478
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £36,175
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £62,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -0.80% +8.70% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,750 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,112 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -3.43% +4.76% +5.00%

Presentation Skills is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 76,360 32,385 69,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 59.41% 51.26% 54.94%
Number of salaries quoted 46,866 25,511 53,475
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £59,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.18% +1.85% +2.86%
75th Percentile £78,750 £76,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Presentation Skills
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Presentation Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Presentation Skills in the UK

Presentation Skills
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Presentation Skills.

Salary trend for Presentation Skills in the UK

Presentation Skills
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Presentation Skills over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Presentation Skills in the UK

Presentation Skills
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Presentation Skills within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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 +21 2,491 £62,000 -0.80% 444
UK excluding London +7 1,305 £53,112 -3.43% 259
London +43 1,253 £70,000 - 205
Work from Home +40 649 £60,000 -7.69% 73
South East -38 429 £57,500 -5.35% 70
North of England +14 322 £48,500 -7.62% 59
North West +49 234 £48,750 -2.50% 36
Midlands -23 196 £52,500 -25.00% 35
East of England -6 136 £46,865 -6.27% 37
South West +16 135 £60,000 +50.00% 30
West Midlands -20 126 £54,000 -22.86% 24
East Midlands -21 67 £46,750 -23.67% 10
Yorkshire -54 67 £45,000 -25.00% 18
Scotland -29 56 £62,500 +50.60% 23
Wales -19 32 £40,675 +16.21% 3
Northern Ireland -7 26 £47,500 -47.22% 2
North East -16 21 £55,000 -33.33% 5

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, IT jobs citing Presentation Skills 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 Presentation Skills.

1 2,127 (70.97%) Social Skills
2 1,014 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
3 903 (30.13%) Finance
4 761 (25.39%) Analytical Skills
5 734 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
6 729 (24.32%) Degree
7 727 (24.26%) Project Management
8 502 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 479 (15.98%) Microsoft
10 477 (15.92%) Analytics
11 452 (15.08%) Azure
12 400 (13.35%) SQL
13 365 (12.18%) Mentoring
14 356 (11.88%) AWS
15 320 (10.68%) Scrum
16 312 (10.41%) Computer Science
17 310 (10.34%) Time Management
18 295 (9.84%) Windows
19 288 (9.61%) Decision-Making
20 273 (9.11%) Python
20 273 (9.11%) Microsoft Excel
21 271 (9.04%) Marketing
21 271 (9.04%) Retail
22 258 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
23 256 (8.54%) Data Management
24 255 (8.51%) Business Analysis
24 255 (8.51%) DevOps
25 246 (8.21%) Presales
26 240 (8.01%) Influencing Skills
27 234 (7.81%) Project Delivery

Presentation Skills
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 83 (2.77%) SAS
2 81 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 73 (2.44%) Confluence
4 54 (1.80%) Apache Spark
5 40 (1.33%) CMS
6 25 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (0.70%) IIS
8 18 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
9 15 (0.50%) MS Exchange
10 14 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 13 (0.43%) WordPress
12 9 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.27%) Apache
13 8 (0.27%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.20%) Drupal
14 6 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (0.20%) LiveCycle
15 5 (0.17%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.17%) WebSphere
16 4 (0.13%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 273 (9.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 195 (6.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 176 (5.87%) Microsoft Office
4 92 (3.07%) Microsoft Project
5 44 (1.47%) MS Visio
6 36 (1.20%) Simulink
6 36 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
7 22 (0.73%) Sketch
8 18 (0.60%) InVision
9 12 (0.40%) Photoshop
10 9 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 9 (0.30%) Windchill
11 8 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
11 8 (0.27%) Adobe XD
12 6 (0.20%) Acrobat
12 6 (0.20%) InDesign
13 4 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
13 4 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
13 4 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 54 (1.80%) Oracle Clinical
2 34 (1.13%) NetSuite
3 25 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
4 21 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
5 18 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 17 (0.57%) Distributed Ledger
7 12 (0.40%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 11 (0.37%) Oracle ERP
8 11 (0.37%) R3 Corda
9 9 (0.30%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 9 (0.30%) Workday HCM
10 8 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
11 7 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
11 7 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 6 (0.20%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
12 6 (0.20%) Magento
13 5 (0.17%) SAP IBP
14 4 (0.13%) Primavera
14 4 (0.13%) SAP ERP
14 4 (0.13%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 452 (15.08%) Azure
2 356 (11.88%) AWS
3 221 (7.37%) SaaS
4 202 (6.74%) GCP
5 159 (5.31%) Power Platform
6 125 (4.17%) Microsoft 365
7 67 (2.24%) Serverless
8 48 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
8 48 (1.60%) GitHub
9 46 (1.53%) IaaS
10 44 (1.47%) Figma
11 37 (1.23%) PaaS
12 31 (1.03%) Snowflake
12 31 (1.03%) Taleo
13 29 (0.97%) Google Analytics
14 24 (0.80%) Amazon EC2
14 24 (0.80%) AWS Lambda
15 23 (0.77%) Amazon Kinesis
16 22 (0.73%) Veeva
17 20 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.74%) Firewall
2 71 (2.37%) DNS
3 68 (2.27%) Internet
4 41 (1.37%) SAN
5 40 (1.33%) HTTP
5 40 (1.33%) WAN
6 34 (1.13%) DHCP
6 34 (1.13%) TCP/IP
7 26 (0.87%) LAN
8 22 (0.73%) Network Security
8 22 (0.73%) VPN
9 21 (0.70%) Broadband
10 16 (0.53%) SSL
11 15 (0.50%) 5G
11 15 (0.50%) Remote Desktop
11 15 (0.50%) SMTP
12 12 (0.40%) Intranet
12 12 (0.40%) SD-WAN
13 11 (0.37%) SNMP
13 11 (0.37%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 165 (5.51%) Relational Database
3 132 (4.40%) Power BI
4 124 (4.14%) Tableau
5 110 (3.67%) Big Data
6 82 (2.74%) MySQL
7 80 (2.67%) NoSQL
8 73 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (2.07%) RDBMS
10 60 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
11 52 (1.74%) Hadoop
12 49 (1.63%) MongoDB
13 41 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 36 (1.20%) Qlik Sense
15 35 (1.17%) BigQuery
16 34 (1.13%) Looker
17 33 (1.10%) Data Lake
18 31 (1.03%) Data Mining
18 31 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 29 (0.97%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 204 (6.81%) JIRA
2 85 (2.84%) Jenkins
3 54 (1.80%) Git (software)
4 33 (1.10%) GitLab
5 30 (1.00%) SonarQube
6 26 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (0.83%) Axure RP
8 24 (0.80%) Maven
9 21 (0.70%) Ant
10 20 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (0.60%) Gradle
12 16 (0.53%) Toad
13 11 (0.37%) Bitbucket
14 10 (0.33%) Subversion
15 9 (0.30%) Gerrit
15 9 (0.30%) Vagrant
16 8 (0.27%) Ranorex
17 7 (0.23%) Eclipse
17 7 (0.23%) JUnit
18 6 (0.20%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 2,127 (70.97%) Social Skills
2 903 (30.13%) Finance
3 761 (25.39%) Analytical Skills
4 271 (9.04%) Marketing
4 271 (9.04%) Retail
5 240 (8.01%) Influencing Skills
6 202 (6.74%) Organisational Skills
7 134 (4.47%) Telecoms
8 131 (4.37%) Law
9 129 (4.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 119 (3.97%) Banking
11 116 (3.87%) Public Sector
12 114 (3.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 108 (3.60%) Legal
14 101 (3.37%) Manufacturing
15 80 (2.67%) Games
16 75 (2.50%) Automotive
17 52 (1.74%) Documentation Skills
18 38 (1.27%) Advertising
19 34 (1.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 485 (16.18%) Analyst
2 323 (10.78%) Architect
3 311 (10.38%) Consultant
4 252 (8.41%) Business Analyst
5 241 (8.04%) Project Manager
6 200 (6.67%) Developer
7 149 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
8 132 (4.40%) Senior Analyst
9 88 (2.94%) Senior Manager
10 85 (2.84%) Data Manager
11 84 (2.80%) IT Manager
12 81 (2.70%) Senior Business Analyst
13 76 (2.54%) Data Analyst
14 75 (2.50%) Product Manager
15 71 (2.37%) Delivery Manager
15 71 (2.37%) Product Owner
16 70 (2.34%) Designer
17 57 (1.90%) Software Engineer
18 53 (1.77%) Senior Consultant
19 47 (1.57%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (3.34%) .NET
2 89 (2.97%) Node.js
3 83 (2.77%) HTML
4 78 (2.60%) Web Services
5 76 (2.54%) REST
6 65 (2.17%) JSON
6 65 (2.17%) XML
7 63 (2.10%) CSS
8 60 (2.00%) Kafka
9 59 (1.97%) AngularJS
10 55 (1.84%) Spring
11 45 (1.50%) Spring Boot
12 40 (1.33%) React
13 29 (0.97%) SOAP
14 28 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
15 27 (0.90%) OAuth
16 26 (0.87%) Middleware
16 26 (0.87%) Vulkan
17 25 (0.83%) OpenID
17 25 (0.83%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 207 (6.91%) User Experience
2 182 (6.07%) Self-Motivation
3 179 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 111 (3.70%) Life Science
5 92 (3.07%) Algorithms
6 83 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
7 74 (2.47%) Data Centre
8 57 (1.90%) Virtual Team
9 55 (1.84%) Cloud Native
10 54 (1.80%) Public Cloud
11 52 (1.74%) Smart Meter
12 51 (1.70%) Social Media
13 47 (1.57%) PMI
14 36 (1.20%) Data Structures
15 30 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
16 29 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
16 29 (0.97%) Driving Licence
17 26 (0.87%) Mobile App
18 23 (0.77%) Blog
18 23 (0.77%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 295 (9.84%) Windows
2 185 (6.17%) Linux
3 88 (2.94%) Windows Server
4 60 (2.00%) Unix
5 57 (1.90%) Apple iOS
6 50 (1.67%) Android
7 33 (1.10%) Windows 10
8 31 (1.03%) Windows Server 2016
8 31 (1.03%) Windows Server 2019
9 30 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (0.70%) Windows 7
12 16 (0.53%) CentOS
13 10 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (0.23%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (0.17%) Mac OS
15 5 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
15 5 (0.17%) Robot Operating System
16 4 (0.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,014 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
2 734 (24.49%) Problem-Solving
3 727 (24.26%) Project Management
4 502 (16.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 477 (15.92%) Analytics
6 365 (12.18%) Mentoring
7 320 (10.68%) Scrum
8 312 (10.41%) Computer Science
9 310 (10.34%) Time Management
10 288 (9.61%) Decision-Making
11 258 (8.61%) Business Intelligence
12 256 (8.54%) Data Management
13 255 (8.51%) Business Analysis
13 255 (8.51%) DevOps
14 246 (8.21%) Presales
15 234 (7.81%) Project Delivery
16 230 (7.67%) Requirements Gathering
17 225 (7.51%) Coaching
18 218 (7.27%) Data Analysis
19 213 (7.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 400 (13.35%) SQL
2 273 (9.11%) Python
3 199 (6.64%) Java
4 145 (4.84%) C#
5 129 (4.30%) JavaScript
6 118 (3.94%) C++
7 107 (3.57%) C
8 64 (2.14%) R
9 54 (1.80%) PowerShell
10 47 (1.57%) MATLAB
11 28 (0.93%) Ruby
12 27 (0.90%) Perl
12 27 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 26 (0.87%) TypeScript
14 24 (0.80%) Bash
15 20 (0.67%) VBA
16 18 (0.60%) PHP
17 16 (0.53%) Scala
18 14 (0.47%) Go
18 14 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 729 (24.32%) Degree
2 184 (6.14%) Security Cleared
3 141 (4.70%) SC Cleared
4 108 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
5 61 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 55 (1.84%) Master's Degree
7 47 (1.57%) CISSP
7 47 (1.57%) PhD
8 37 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
9 32 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (1.07%) PMP
10 29 (0.97%) CISM
11 24 (0.80%) APMP
12 23 (0.77%) DBS Check
13 22 (0.73%) CCNA
13 22 (0.73%) MCSE
14 21 (0.70%) CCNP
15 20 (0.67%) AWS Certification
15 20 (0.67%) CISA
15 20 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 136 (4.54%) QA
2 121 (4.04%) Good Clinical Practice
3 91 (3.04%) GDPR
4 68 (2.27%) PMO
5 55 (1.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 49 (1.63%) SLA
7 41 (1.37%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 37 (1.23%) Accessibility
9 35 (1.17%) NIST
10 32 (1.07%) CDISC
11 28 (0.93%) Data Quality
12 24 (0.80%) COBIT
13 22 (0.73%) GRC
14 21 (0.70%) Actionable Recommendations
14 21 (0.70%) Cyber Essentials
14 21 (0.70%) PCI DSS
15 14 (0.47%) ISO 22301
16 10 (0.33%) ITGC
17 8 (0.27%) COSO
17 8 (0.27%) Def Stans
System Software
1 120 (4.00%) Docker
2 78 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 68 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 58 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 18 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (0.43%) KVM
6 13 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (0.37%) vSphere
8 10 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
9 8 (0.27%) Firmware
9 8 (0.27%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (0.20%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (0.17%) XenDesktop
12 4 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.13%) XenApp
13 3 (0.10%) Snort
13 3 (0.10%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.067%) Ceph
14 2 (0.067%) Samba
15 1 (0.033%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 135 (4.50%) Kubernetes
2 82 (2.74%) Terraform
3 58 (1.94%) Ansible
4 28 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (0.77%) Puppet
6 20 (0.67%) SCCM
7 16 (0.53%) Kibana
8 15 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 11 (0.37%) Istio
9 11 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
10 10 (0.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 9 (0.30%) PTC Integrity
12 8 (0.27%) Kustomize
13 7 (0.23%) Jamf Pro
14 6 (0.20%) Backup Exec
14 6 (0.20%) Kubeflow
14 6 (0.20%) Salt
15 5 (0.17%) Cisco IPCC
15 5 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
15 5 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 479 (15.98%) Microsoft
2 232 (7.74%) Oracle
3 157 (5.24%) Google
4 135 (4.50%) SAP
5 112 (3.74%) Salesforce.com
6 104 (3.47%) VMware
7 65 (2.17%) Facebook
8 57 (1.90%) Adobe
9 54 (1.80%) Cisco
9 54 (1.80%) YouTube
10 38 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
10 38 (1.27%) ServiceNow
11 36 (1.20%) Cognizant
11 36 (1.20%) LexisNexis
12 35 (1.17%) Citrix
13 31 (1.03%) HP
14 30 (1.00%) Infor
15 28 (0.93%) IBM
15 28 (0.93%) Red Hat
15 28 (0.93%) Workday