Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 534 452 398
Rank change year-on-year -82 -54 -93
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 630 1,074 1,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.66% 0.81%
As % of the General category 1.17% 1.53% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 445 778 1,048
UK median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -7.41%
10th Percentile £29,425 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.38% +4.44%

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 53,645 70,119 79,102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.43% 42.89% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 40,325 53,757 57,572
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% -

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 20 October 2019.

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 20 October 2019. 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 -94 597 £50,000 -9.09% 199
London -52 336 £55,000 -4.35% 76
UK excluding London -53 281 £45,000 -10.00% 124
South East -28 107 £46,500 -13.49% 20
North of England -13 43 £48,750 +8.33% 56
East of England +55 39 £40,594 -29.40% 20
South West +33 37 £45,000 +38.46% 10
Midlands -37 36 £33,653 -15.87% 17
North West 0 30 £61,250 +36.11% 26
West Midlands -50 23 £37,306 -6.74% 11
East Midlands +34 13 £27,500 -24.14% 6
Wales +7 11 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Scotland +18 9 £32,500 -65.79%
North East +22 8 £32,000 -20.00% 7
Yorkshire -4 5 £47,500 -20.83% 23

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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.

1 225 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (21.11%) Finance
3 124 (19.68%) SQL
4 113 (17.94%) JavaScript
5 107 (16.98%) HTML
6 96 (15.24%) Analytics
6 96 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
7 86 (13.65%) CSS
8 83 (13.17%) Degree
8 83 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
9 82 (13.02%) Microsoft
10 79 (12.54%) Python
11 75 (11.90%) AWS
12 74 (11.75%) Java
13 66 (10.48%) SQL Server
14 60 (9.52%) Marketing
15 59 (9.37%) .NET
16 56 (8.89%) Node.js
17 55 (8.73%) Docker
17 55 (8.73%) Computer Science
18 53 (8.41%) Linux
18 53 (8.41%) Azure
19 52 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
20 51 (8.10%) Windows
20 51 (8.10%) Software Engineering
20 51 (8.10%) Retail
21 50 (7.94%) Web Services
21 50 (7.94%) Mentoring
22 47 (7.46%) React
23 46 (7.30%) DevOps

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 42 (6.67%) CMS
2 35 (5.56%) Confluence
3 27 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (3.33%) Apache Spark
5 18 (2.86%) WordPress
6 15 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.11%) Drupal
8 6 (0.95%) Apache Airflow
9 5 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 5 (0.79%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.63%) SAS
10 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.48%) Apache
11 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.48%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.48%) nginx
11 3 (0.48%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.48%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 40 (6.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 40 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.11%) RoboHelp
5 5 (0.79%) InDesign
5 5 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.48%) InVision
7 3 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.48%) Sketch
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.16%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (2.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.63%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.32%) FastStats
3 2 (0.32%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 1 (0.16%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 75 (11.90%) AWS
2 53 (8.41%) Azure
3 34 (5.40%) GCP
4 33 (5.24%) Office 365
5 30 (4.76%) SaaS
6 29 (4.60%) GitHub
7 20 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 20 (3.17%) Google Analytics
8 17 (2.70%) Power Platform
9 10 (1.59%) Serverless
10 9 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (1.27%) npm
12 7 (1.11%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (0.79%) PaaS
15 3 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.48%) Amazon Kinesis
15 3 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
15 3 (0.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
15 3 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.97%) DNS
2 13 (2.06%) DHCP
2 13 (2.06%) SAN
3 12 (1.90%) Firewall
3 12 (1.90%) Internet
3 12 (1.90%) Remote Desktop
4 11 (1.75%) LAN
5 9 (1.43%) VPN
6 8 (1.27%) SMTP
6 8 (1.27%) WAN
7 7 (1.11%) Network Security
7 7 (1.11%) WLAN
8 6 (0.95%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.79%) BIG-IP
9 5 (0.79%) HTTP
9 5 (0.79%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.79%) Intranet
10 4 (0.63%) OpenVPN
10 4 (0.63%) VLAN
11 2 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.35%) MySQL
2 40 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (4.92%) Big Data
4 22 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 19 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.70%) Power BI
7 17 (2.70%) Redis
8 14 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 13 (2.06%) BigQuery
9 13 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
10 11 (1.75%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (1.59%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (1.11%) Looker
13 5 (0.79%) Data Lake
13 5 (0.79%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (6.67%) JIRA
2 33 (5.24%) Git (software)
3 23 (3.65%) Jenkins
4 18 (2.86%) Maven
5 14 (2.22%) Gradle
6 12 (1.90%) Travis CI
7 11 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 11 (1.75%) PowerBuilder
8 9 (1.43%) webpack
9 8 (1.27%) Bitbucket
10 7 (1.11%) Axure RP
11 6 (0.95%) Grunt
11 6 (0.95%) gulp
11 6 (0.95%) Mocha
12 5 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.79%) TeamCity
13 4 (0.63%) Bower
13 4 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.63%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 133 (21.11%) Finance
2 60 (9.52%) Marketing
3 51 (8.10%) Retail
4 27 (4.29%) Legal
5 26 (4.13%) Games
6 23 (3.65%) Banking
7 19 (3.02%) Advertising
8 16 (2.54%) Automotive
9 12 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.75%) Aerospace
11 8 (1.27%) Back Office
12 7 (1.11%) Front Office
13 5 (0.79%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.63%) Law
14 4 (0.63%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.48%) Humanities
15 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.48%) Public Sector
15 3 (0.48%) Social Science
16 2 (0.32%) Police
Job Titles
1 137 (21.75%) Developer
2 98 (15.56%) Analyst
3 45 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 42 (6.67%) Architect
5 27 (4.29%) Designer
5 27 (4.29%) Software Engineer
6 25 (3.97%) Data Analyst
6 25 (3.97%) Data Engineer
6 25 (3.97%) Junior
7 21 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
7 21 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 17 (2.70%) .NET Developer
9 17 (2.70%) Content Designer
9 17 (2.70%) PHP Developer
10 16 (2.54%) Author
10 16 (2.54%) Support Analyst
10 16 (2.54%) Technical Author
11 15 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
11 15 (2.38%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (16.98%) HTML
2 86 (13.65%) CSS
3 59 (9.37%) .NET
4 56 (8.89%) Node.js
5 50 (7.94%) Web Services
6 47 (7.46%) React
7 45 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 37 (5.87%) JSON
9 36 (5.71%) REST
10 27 (4.29%) RESTful
11 26 (4.13%) HTML5
11 26 (4.13%) Spring
12 22 (3.49%) ASP.NET
13 21 (3.33%) Kafka
13 21 (3.33%) XML
14 15 (2.38%) React Native
14 15 (2.38%) Redux
14 15 (2.38%) SOAP
14 15 (2.38%) Spring Boot
15 14 (2.22%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 96 (15.24%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (5.24%) Self-Motivation
2 33 (5.24%) Social Media
3 27 (4.29%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.97%) User Experience
5 21 (3.33%) Blog
6 16 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
8 14 (2.22%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.59%) Data Centre
10 9 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.43%) Graphic Design
11 8 (1.27%) Animation
12 7 (1.11%) PMI
13 6 (0.95%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.95%) e-Learning
13 6 (0.95%) Video Editing
14 5 (0.79%) NHS
14 5 (0.79%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.79%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 53 (8.41%) Linux
2 51 (8.10%) Windows
3 21 (3.33%) Apple iOS
3 21 (3.33%) Windows 10
4 16 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (2.06%) Unix
6 11 (1.75%) Android
7 10 (1.59%) Windows Server
7 10 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.27%) Mac OS
8 8 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.11%) CentOS
9 7 (1.11%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.11%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.79%) Windows Vista
11 4 (0.63%) Debian
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.16%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (15.24%) Analytics
3 83 (13.17%) Problem-Solving
4 55 (8.73%) Computer Science
5 52 (8.25%) Business Intelligence
6 51 (8.10%) Software Engineering
7 50 (7.94%) Mentoring
8 46 (7.30%) DevOps
9 45 (7.14%) TDD
10 44 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 44 (6.98%) Project Management
11 43 (6.83%) ITIL
12 40 (6.35%) Scrum
13 38 (6.03%) Decision-Making
13 38 (6.03%) Machine Learning
14 37 (5.87%) OO
15 36 (5.71%) Technology Roadmap
16 33 (5.24%) Workflow
17 32 (5.08%) Web Development
18 30 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 124 (19.68%) SQL
2 113 (17.94%) JavaScript
3 79 (12.54%) Python
4 74 (11.75%) Java
5 45 (7.14%) C#
6 41 (6.51%) PHP
7 26 (4.13%) C
8 25 (3.97%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.65%) R
10 19 (3.02%) TypeScript
11 18 (2.86%) Clojure
12 15 (2.38%) Apple Swift
13 13 (2.06%) Haskell
14 11 (1.75%) C++
14 11 (1.75%) ES6
14 11 (1.75%) VB
15 10 (1.59%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.43%) Ruby
16 9 (1.43%) Scala
17 8 (1.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 83 (13.17%) Degree
2 26 (4.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (2.22%) PhD
4 11 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.75%) Security Cleared
5 9 (1.43%) Numerate Degree
6 8 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (1.11%) CCIE
7 7 (1.11%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 7 (1.11%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.79%) CREST Certified
9 5 (0.79%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.79%) MBA
10 4 (0.63%) CCNP
11 3 (0.48%) LPIC
11 3 (0.48%) OSCP
11 3 (0.48%) RHCE
12 2 (0.32%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.13%) QA
2 19 (3.02%) GDPR
3 17 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 17 (2.70%) PMO
4 8 (1.27%) SLA
5 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.32%) WCAG
7 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
System Software
1 55 (8.73%) Docker
2 45 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.11%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.48%) XenApp
6 2 (0.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 2 (0.32%) KVM
6 2 (0.32%) oVirt
6 2 (0.32%) QEMU
7 1 (0.16%) NFS
7 1 (0.16%) Varnish
7 1 (0.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 27 (4.29%) Kubernetes
2 23 (3.65%) Ansible
3 22 (3.49%) Terraform
4 11 (1.75%) Backup Exec
4 11 (1.75%) Puppet
5 8 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.11%) Kibana
7 5 (0.79%) Mesos
7 5 (0.79%) SCCM
7 5 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.32%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.16%) Packer
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.16%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 82 (13.02%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.08%) Google
3 25 (3.97%) Oracle
4 24 (3.81%) VMware
5 22 (3.49%) Tableau
6 21 (3.33%) Adobe
6 21 (3.33%) Apple
7 14 (2.22%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.90%) Citrix
8 12 (1.90%) NetApp
8 12 (1.90%) Salesforce.com
9 11 (1.75%) Cisco
9 11 (1.75%) WorldPay
10 8 (1.27%) HP
11 7 (1.11%) Dell
11 7 (1.11%) EMC
12 6 (0.95%) Pardot
12 6 (0.95%) ServiceNow
13 5 (0.79%) F5
13 5 (0.79%) Palo Alto