Period
to 21 September 2020

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 21 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 490 555 458
Rank change year-on-year +65 -97 -66
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 209 666 1,117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.47% 0.67%
As % of the General category 1.09% 1.20% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 187 512 864
Median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £78,500 £88,450 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.78% - -5.26%

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 19,153 55,579 72,193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.74% 39.61% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 14,966 41,613 55,226
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £29,688
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +3.45%

Publishing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Publishing in the UK

Publishing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Publishing.

Salary trend for Publishing in the UK

Publishing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Publishing over the 6 months to 21 September 2020.

Salary histogram for Publishing in the UK

Publishing
Top 14 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 21 September 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 +50 196 £62,500 +13.64% 58
London +59 128 £65,000 +18.18% 19
UK excluding London +132 77 £57,500 +27.78% 42
South East +135 24 £71,250 +42.50% 4
North of England +145 21 £62,500 +4.17% 22
Work from Home +19 17 £60,000 -7.69% 5
South West +121 16 £37,500 -20.11% 6
Yorkshire +158 9 £62,500 +31.58% 8
North West +114 9 £63,750 +2.00% 9
East of England +129 7 £50,000 +36.99% 3
Northern Ireland +27 6 £46,000 -
Midlands +108 3 £33,500 -10.20% 4
West Midlands +94 3 £33,500 -10.20% 1
North East +21 3 £48,750 +30.00% 5

For the 6 months to 21 September 2020, 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.

1 112 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (28.71%) JavaScript
3 57 (27.27%) Azure
4 53 (25.36%) HTML
5 51 (24.40%) DevOps
6 50 (23.92%) CSS
7 46 (22.01%) AngularJS
8 42 (20.10%) RESTful
9 39 (18.66%) Sass
9 39 (18.66%) Analytics
9 39 (18.66%) Microservices
10 34 (16.27%) AWS
11 33 (15.79%) Terraform
11 33 (15.79%) Java
11 33 (15.79%) Microsoft
12 32 (15.31%) CMS
12 32 (15.31%) Node.js
13 30 (14.35%) Software Engineering
14 29 (13.88%) TDD
14 29 (13.88%) C#
15 27 (12.92%) CSS3
15 27 (12.92%) HTML5
16 26 (12.44%) React
16 26 (12.44%) LESS
17 25 (11.96%) Marketing
18 24 (11.48%) Content Management
18 24 (11.48%) SQL
18 24 (11.48%) .NET
18 24 (11.48%) B2B
18 24 (11.48%) Cloud Native

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 32 (15.31%) CMS
2 21 (10.05%) Elasticsearch
3 7 (3.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 4 (1.91%) Apache
4 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.44%) Drupal
5 3 (1.44%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.44%) nginx
5 3 (1.44%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.44%) WordPress
6 2 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.96%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.48%) Confluence
7 1 (0.48%) IIS
7 1 (0.48%) Jadu
7 1 (0.48%) JBoss
7 1 (0.48%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.48%) Figma
2 1 (0.48%) MadCap Flare
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.48%) RoboHelp
2 1 (0.48%) Sketch
2 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.48%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.96%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 57 (27.27%) Azure
2 34 (16.27%) AWS
3 22 (10.53%) SaaS
4 7 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (3.35%) GCP
4 7 (3.35%) Office 365
5 6 (2.87%) GitHub
5 6 (2.87%) npm
5 6 (2.87%) Power Platform
5 6 (2.87%) Serverless
6 4 (1.91%) Amazon SageMaker
6 4 (1.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (1.91%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (1.44%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (1.44%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.44%) Fastly
7 3 (1.44%) Google Analytics
7 3 (1.44%) IaaS
7 3 (1.44%) PaaS
7 3 (1.44%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.26%) Firewall
2 7 (3.35%) DNS
3 4 (1.91%) SSH
4 2 (0.96%) Intranet
4 2 (0.96%) SAN
4 2 (0.96%) Skype
5 1 (0.48%) BGP
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.48%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.48%) DMVPN
5 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) LAN
5 1 (0.48%) OSPF
5 1 (0.48%) VLAN
5 1 (0.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.48%) WAN
5 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.05%) NoSQL
2 17 (8.13%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.74%) SQL Server
4 11 (5.26%) MySQL
5 4 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.44%) Big Data
6 3 (1.44%) Power BI
7 2 (0.96%) Cosmos DB
7 2 (0.96%) DTS
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.96%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.48%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.22%) JIRA
3 11 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 6 (2.87%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.39%) Bitbucket
5 5 (2.39%) Subversion
5 5 (2.39%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.44%) Grunt
6 3 (1.44%) xUnit.net
7 2 (0.96%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (0.96%) Gradle
7 2 (0.96%) NUnit
8 1 (0.48%) Ant
8 1 (0.48%) Babel
8 1 (0.48%) Jasmine
8 1 (0.48%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.48%) Maven
8 1 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.48%) SonarQube
General
1 25 (11.96%) Marketing
2 21 (10.05%) Finance
3 18 (8.61%) Legal
4 15 (7.18%) Retail
5 10 (4.78%) Advertising
6 6 (2.87%) Public Sector
7 5 (2.39%) Banking
8 4 (1.91%) Back Office
8 4 (1.91%) Games
9 3 (1.44%) Police
10 2 (0.96%) Automotive
10 2 (0.96%) Electronics
10 2 (0.96%) Front Office
10 2 (0.96%) Law
10 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.96%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.48%) German Language
11 1 (0.48%) Japanese Language
11 1 (0.48%) Local Government
11 1 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (22.97%) Developer
2 27 (12.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (11.48%) Software Engineer
4 19 (9.09%) JavaScript Engineer
5 18 (8.61%) Architect
6 16 (7.66%) C# Software Engineer
7 14 (6.70%) Designer
8 9 (4.31%) Content Designer
8 9 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (3.83%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (3.83%) Lead Developer
9 8 (3.83%) Web Developer
10 7 (3.35%) Analyst
10 7 (3.35%) Digital Content Designer
10 7 (3.35%) Digital Designer
10 7 (3.35%) Product Owner
10 7 (3.35%) Research Engineer
10 7 (3.35%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (3.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (2.87%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.36%) HTML
2 50 (23.92%) CSS
3 46 (22.01%) AngularJS
4 42 (20.10%) RESTful
5 39 (18.66%) Sass
6 32 (15.31%) Node.js
7 27 (12.92%) CSS3
7 27 (12.92%) HTML5
8 26 (12.44%) LESS
8 26 (12.44%) React
9 24 (11.48%) .NET
10 15 (7.18%) ASP.NET
11 12 (5.74%) .NET Core
11 12 (5.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (5.74%) Spring
12 11 (5.26%) Web Services
13 10 (4.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (4.78%) YAML
14 9 (4.31%) Hibernate
15 8 (3.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.48%) Cloud Native
2 23 (11.00%) User Experience
3 14 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.87%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.91%) Blog
6 4 (1.91%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.91%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.44%) Marketing Technology
7 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.44%) Social Media
8 2 (0.96%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.96%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.96%) FMCG
8 2 (0.96%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.96%) Online Games
8 2 (0.96%) SWIFT
8 2 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.66%) Windows
2 14 (6.70%) Linux
3 7 (3.35%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.91%) Android
4 4 (1.91%) Debian
5 2 (0.96%) HPUX
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.48%) Unix
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (53.59%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (24.40%) DevOps
3 39 (18.66%) Analytics
3 39 (18.66%) Microservices
4 30 (14.35%) Software Engineering
5 29 (13.88%) TDD
6 24 (11.48%) B2B
6 24 (11.48%) Content Management
7 21 (10.05%) Resource Management
7 21 (10.05%) Scrum
7 21 (10.05%) Software Delivery
8 20 (9.57%) BDD
9 19 (9.09%) Auto-Scaling
9 19 (9.09%) SOA
10 17 (8.13%) Migration
11 16 (7.66%) MVC
12 15 (7.18%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
13 13 (6.22%) Computer Science
13 13 (6.22%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (5.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 60 (28.71%) JavaScript
2 33 (15.79%) Java
3 29 (13.88%) C#
4 24 (11.48%) SQL
5 20 (9.57%) Python
6 18 (8.61%) PHP
7 14 (6.70%) TypeScript
8 11 (5.26%) C++
9 10 (4.78%) ES6
10 7 (3.35%) R
11 6 (2.87%) C
12 5 (2.39%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.39%) Perl
13 4 (1.91%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.91%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.91%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.91%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.44%) Java 8
14 3 (1.44%) Ruby
15 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (7.66%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.44%) HNC
2 3 (1.44%) Master's Degree
3 2 (0.96%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (0.48%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CCDP
4 1 (0.48%) CCIP
4 1 (0.48%) CCNA
4 1 (0.48%) CCNP
4 1 (0.48%) CCNP Voice
4 1 (0.48%) CCSP
4 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.48%) CISM
4 1 (0.48%) CISSP
4 1 (0.48%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.48%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.48%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.05%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) GDPR
2 1 (0.48%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.22%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.78%) Docker
3 4 (1.91%) Firmware
4 3 (1.44%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 33 (15.79%) Terraform
2 9 (4.31%) Ansible
3 7 (3.35%) Puppet
4 3 (1.44%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.44%) SCCM
5 2 (0.96%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.96%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (0.96%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.48%) Kibana
6 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.48%) Packer
6 1 (0.48%) Salt
6 1 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 33 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.22%) Adobe
3 11 (5.26%) Google
4 5 (2.39%) Cisco
4 5 (2.39%) Oracle
5 4 (1.91%) Facebook
5 4 (1.91%) VMware
6 3 (1.44%) FireEye
6 3 (1.44%) IBM
6 3 (1.44%) McAfee
6 3 (1.44%) Okta
6 3 (1.44%) Symantec
6 3 (1.44%) Tableau
6 3 (1.44%) Tanium
6 3 (1.44%) Twitter
7 2 (0.96%) Citrix
7 2 (0.96%) SAP
7 2 (0.96%) Snapchat
7 2 (0.96%) Spotify
7 2 (0.96%) YouTube