Period
to 23 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 446 390 309
Rank change year-on-year -56 -81 +69
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 1,082 1,433 2,038
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.82% 1.07%
As % of the General category 1.61% 1.85% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 786 1,057 1,405
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -7.41% +11.34%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% +20.00%

Publishing 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 67,296 77,265 81,685
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.84% 43.98% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 51,797 56,112 66,633
UK median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £29,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the UK

Publishing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Publishing in the UK

Publishing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Publishing over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Publishing in the UK

Publishing
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Publishing within the UK over the 6 months to 23 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 -62 1,039 £55,000 +10.00% 209
London -68 583 £57,500 +4.55% 97
UK excluding London -3 466 £50,000 +6.38% 115
South East -43 187 £55,000 +17.02% 28
Midlands +58 112 £40,000 -20.00% 11
West Midlands +76 106 £40,000 -20.00% 7
North of England +36 82 £45,000 +20.00% 49
North West +36 68 £45,000 -12.20% 29
East of England +12 58 £57,500 +27.78% 12
South West -17 19 £37,500 -11.76% 12
Yorkshire -9 10 £60,000 +60.00% 10
Wales +7 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Midlands 0 6 £36,250 +55.85% 4
Scotland -18 5 £95,000 +90.00% 2
North East -15 4 £40,000 +73.91% 10

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Publishing 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 Publishing.

1 331 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (21.07%) Finance
3 214 (19.78%) Java
4 186 (17.19%) HTML
5 173 (15.99%) JavaScript
6 167 (15.43%) SQL
7 164 (15.16%) Retail
8 160 (14.79%) Problem-Solving
9 158 (14.60%) Microsoft
9 158 (14.60%) Analytics
10 147 (13.59%) Degree
10 147 (13.59%) CSS
11 139 (12.85%) Python
12 132 (12.20%) Software Engineering
13 126 (11.65%) SAP
13 126 (11.65%) Marketing
14 122 (11.28%) Scrum
15 119 (11.00%) TDD
16 115 (10.63%) Computer Science
17 114 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
18 113 (10.44%) C#
19 108 (9.98%) User Experience
20 107 (9.89%) Linux
21 103 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
22 102 (9.43%) Manufacturing
23 100 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
24 99 (9.15%) SQL Server
24 99 (9.15%) Management Information System
25 97 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
26 92 (8.50%) .NET

Publishing
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 74 (6.84%) CMS
2 46 (4.25%) SharePoint
3 37 (3.42%) WordPress
4 26 (2.40%) Drupal
5 25 (2.31%) Apache
6 21 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 17 (1.57%) MS Exchange
8 16 (1.48%) Confluence
9 13 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 13 (1.20%) nginx
10 11 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (0.92%) JBoss
11 10 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 9 (0.83%) Apache Spark
12 9 (0.83%) IIS
13 8 (0.74%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.65%) NetWeaver
15 6 (0.55%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.55%) MS Project Server
15 6 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 90 (8.32%) Microsoft Office
2 88 (8.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 47 (4.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 30 (2.77%) MS Visio
5 18 (1.66%) Microsoft Project
6 12 (1.11%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.92%) Mingle
8 8 (0.74%) Photoshop
9 6 (0.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.37%) Camtasia
11 4 (0.37%) FrameMaker
12 3 (0.28%) SPSS
13 2 (0.18%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.18%) Snapchat
14 1 (0.092%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.092%) Adobe Premiere
14 1 (0.092%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.092%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.092%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 11 (1.02%) SAP APO
1 11 (1.02%) SAP CO
1 11 (1.02%) SAP FI
1 11 (1.02%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.55%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.55%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.55%) SAP FSCM
5 4 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.28%) SAP QM
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.18%) Eloqua
7 2 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 1 (0.092%) Adobe Campaign
8 1 (0.092%) Magento
8 1 (0.092%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.092%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 100 (9.24%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (5.27%) Office 365
4 45 (4.16%) PaaS
5 41 (3.79%) IaaS
6 39 (3.60%) SaaS
7 26 (2.40%) Google Analytics
8 20 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
8 20 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (1.85%) Serverless
9 16 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 12 (1.11%) Adobe Analytics
11 12 (1.11%) Amazon S3
11 12 (1.11%) SuccessFactors
12 11 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.92%) CloudFront
13 10 (0.92%) Google Play
14 8 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 8 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.25%) Firewall
2 38 (3.51%) Internet
3 31 (2.87%) DNS
4 27 (2.50%) LAN
4 27 (2.50%) WAN
5 20 (1.85%) Intranet
5 20 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.29%) SSL
7 11 (1.02%) Wireless
8 7 (0.65%) SAN
9 5 (0.46%) Broadband
9 5 (0.46%) IP Telephony
9 5 (0.46%) NetScaler
10 4 (0.37%) ADSL
10 4 (0.37%) AMQP
10 4 (0.37%) DHCP
10 4 (0.37%) PCoIP
10 4 (0.37%) Skype
10 4 (0.37%) VDSL
10 4 (0.37%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (9.15%) SQL Server
2 64 (5.91%) MySQL
3 54 (4.99%) Big Data
4 47 (4.34%) NoSQL
5 38 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (2.77%) MongoDB
7 21 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (1.57%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.29%) Hadoop
10 12 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
10 12 (1.11%) BusinessObjects
10 12 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
10 12 (1.11%) Power BI
10 12 (1.11%) Relational Database
11 11 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
12 9 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
13 8 (0.74%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 83 (7.67%) Git (software)
2 52 (4.81%) Jenkins
3 34 (3.14%) JIRA
4 20 (1.85%) Grunt
4 20 (1.85%) Selenium
5 18 (1.66%) Subversion
5 18 (1.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (1.57%) Gradle
7 15 (1.39%) gulp
8 14 (1.29%) Visual Studio
9 13 (1.20%) eCATT
9 13 (1.20%) JMeter
9 13 (1.20%) LSMW
10 11 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.92%) Android Studio
11 10 (0.92%) PEAR
11 10 (0.92%) TeamCity
12 9 (0.83%) Appium
12 9 (0.83%) Maven
12 9 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 228 (21.07%) Finance
2 164 (15.16%) Retail
3 126 (11.65%) Marketing
4 102 (9.43%) Manufacturing
5 51 (4.71%) Games
6 38 (3.51%) Advertising
7 28 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 27 (2.50%) Legal
9 23 (2.13%) Banking
10 20 (1.85%) Financial Institution
11 19 (1.76%) Billing
11 19 (1.76%) Multimedia
12 18 (1.66%) Investment Banking
13 17 (1.57%) Law
14 16 (1.48%) Automotive
15 15 (1.39%) Back Office
16 13 (1.20%) Front Office
17 12 (1.11%) French Language
18 8 (0.74%) General Ledger
18 8 (0.74%) German Language
Job Titles
1 264 (24.40%) Developer
2 141 (13.03%) Analyst
3 99 (9.15%) Consultant
4 86 (7.95%) Architect
5 56 (5.18%) Software Engineer
6 43 (3.97%) Senior Developer
7 42 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
8 35 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 34 (3.14%) Project Manager
9 34 (3.14%) SAP Consultant
10 31 (2.87%) Support Analyst
11 30 (2.77%) Java Developer
12 29 (2.68%) Business Analyst
13 27 (2.50%) Machine Learning Researcher
14 26 (2.40%) IT Engineer
14 26 (2.40%) Service Analyst
15 25 (2.31%) C# Developer
15 25 (2.31%) IT Support
16 24 (2.22%) React Developer
17 23 (2.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (17.19%) HTML
2 147 (13.59%) CSS
3 92 (8.50%) .NET
4 68 (6.28%) AngularJS
4 68 (6.28%) Node.js
5 66 (6.10%) HTML5
6 61 (5.64%) REST
7 57 (5.27%) React
8 54 (4.99%) jQuery
8 54 (4.99%) Natural Language Processing
9 52 (4.81%) XML
10 49 (4.53%) CSS3
11 45 (4.16%) Spring
12 42 (3.88%) JSON
13 41 (3.79%) Spring Boot
14 40 (3.70%) Web Services
15 39 (3.60%) RESTful
16 34 (3.14%) Symfony
17 33 (3.05%) SOAP
18 32 (2.96%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 115 (10.63%) Computer Science
2 114 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
3 108 (9.98%) User Experience
4 103 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
5 99 (9.15%) Management Information System
6 57 (5.27%) Social Media
7 36 (3.33%) Mobile App
8 35 (3.23%) Algorithms
9 31 (2.87%) Fintech
10 29 (2.68%) Data Centre
10 29 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
11 28 (2.59%) CMDB
12 22 (2.03%) Blog
13 21 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
14 17 (1.57%) Driving Licence
15 15 (1.39%) Robotics
16 13 (1.20%) Digital Media
16 13 (1.20%) Fixed Income
16 13 (1.20%) LIMS
16 13 (1.20%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 107 (9.89%) Linux
2 91 (8.41%) Windows
3 46 (4.25%) Android
3 46 (4.25%) Unix
4 45 (4.16%) Apple iOS
5 28 (2.59%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.57%) Windows 10
7 15 (1.39%) Windows Server
8 14 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.11%) Solaris
10 10 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 9 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.65%) CentOS
13 5 (0.46%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.37%) Debian
14 4 (0.37%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.37%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.092%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (30.59%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (14.79%) Problem-Solving
3 158 (14.60%) Analytics
4 132 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 122 (11.28%) Scrum
6 119 (11.00%) TDD
7 97 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 90 (8.32%) CRM
8 90 (8.32%) Machine Learning
9 87 (8.04%) ITIL
10 84 (7.76%) Presales
10 84 (7.76%) Project Management
11 81 (7.49%) DevOps
12 79 (7.30%) Artificial Intelligence
13 76 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
14 73 (6.75%) E-Commerce
14 73 (6.75%) Mentoring
15 71 (6.56%) Business Intelligence
16 69 (6.38%) Migration
16 69 (6.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (19.78%) Java
2 173 (15.99%) JavaScript
3 167 (15.43%) SQL
4 139 (12.85%) Python
5 113 (10.44%) C#
6 81 (7.49%) PHP
7 80 (7.39%) C++
8 44 (4.07%) C
9 32 (2.96%) PowerShell
10 31 (2.87%) R
10 31 (2.87%) TypeScript
11 30 (2.77%) ABAP
12 27 (2.50%) Apple Swift
12 27 (2.50%) Objective-C
13 26 (2.40%) T-SQL
14 25 (2.31%) MATLAB
15 22 (2.03%) ES6
15 22 (2.03%) Kotlin
16 19 (1.76%) Scala
17 17 (1.57%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 147 (13.59%) Degree
2 60 (5.55%) PhD
3 55 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 37 (3.42%) CISSP
5 33 (3.05%) Security Cleared
6 31 (2.87%) MPhil
7 30 (2.77%) ISEB
7 30 (2.77%) PMI Certification
8 21 (1.94%) PMP
9 19 (1.76%) CEH
9 19 (1.76%) CompTIA Security+
10 13 (1.20%) CISM
10 13 (1.20%) MCSE
10 13 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (1.11%) SC Cleared
12 11 (1.02%) ISTQB
13 10 (0.92%) BC Cleared
13 10 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (0.92%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (7.86%) QA
2 48 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (2.87%) GDPR
4 19 (1.76%) GPG13
5 18 (1.66%) Data Quality
5 18 (1.66%) PCI DSS
5 18 (1.66%) PMO
6 14 (1.29%) ISO 9000
7 12 (1.11%) SLA
8 11 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.46%) MiFID
10 2 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.18%) GxP
11 1 (0.092%) COBIT
11 1 (0.092%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.092%) WCAG
System Software
1 58 (5.36%) Docker
2 55 (5.08%) Active Directory
2 55 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (1.85%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.92%) XenApp
5 9 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
5 9 (0.83%) XenDesktop
6 5 (0.46%) Varnish
7 3 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.28%) vSphere
8 2 (0.18%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.092%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.092%) Dovecot
9 1 (0.092%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.092%) Postfix
9 1 (0.092%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.092%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 30 (2.77%) Kubernetes
2 28 (2.59%) Terraform
3 25 (2.31%) Ansible
4 22 (2.03%) Puppet
5 19 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (1.57%) SCOM
7 10 (0.92%) SCCM
8 9 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (0.65%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (0.37%) Grafana
10 4 (0.37%) vRealize
11 3 (0.28%) Data Guard
11 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (0.28%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.18%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.092%) Consul
13 1 (0.092%) Galera Cluster
13 1 (0.092%) Marathon
Vendors
1 158 (14.60%) Microsoft
2 126 (11.65%) SAP
3 88 (8.13%) Google
4 76 (7.02%) VMware
5 59 (5.45%) Adobe
6 47 (4.34%) Oracle
7 38 (3.51%) EMC
7 38 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
8 36 (3.33%) Citrix
9 31 (2.87%) Apple
10 24 (2.22%) Cisco
11 23 (2.13%) NetApp
12 19 (1.76%) CheckPoint
13 17 (1.57%) Tableau
14 13 (1.20%) Atlassian
15 12 (1.11%) HP
15 12 (1.11%) Red Hat
16 11 (1.02%) LexisNexis
16 11 (1.02%) New Relic
17 10 (0.92%) Telerik