Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 414 338 341
Rank change year-on-year -76 +3 +30
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 1,272 1,620 1,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.95% 0.97%
As % of the General category 1.73% 2.28% 2.18%
Number of salaries quoted 888 1,244 1,562
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £30,613 £30,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £43,596
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.22% +13.24%

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 73,649 71,081 90,906
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.52% 41.50% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 57,721 57,121 73,804
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +4.65% - +1.18%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 -90 1,196 £55,000 +4.76% 167
London -101 649 £60,000 +9.09% 85
UK excluding London -1 571 £47,000 +4.44% 90
South East +9 274 £45,000 -4.26% 41
North of England +25 108 £40,000 -17.95% 18
Midlands -3 91 £41,000 +2.50% 9
West Midlands +13 87 £46,250 +15.63% 8
East of England -29 81 £52,500 +23.53% 9
North West +18 71 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Yorkshire +20 25 £26,500 -51.82% 11
Scotland -30 16 £55,000 -2.00% 5
South West -25 15 £42,500 -16.05% 5
North East - 12 £40,000 - 2
East Midlands -13 4 £41,000 +76.28% 1
Wales -5 3 £46,750 +20.30% 3

For the 6 months to 22 April 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.

1 424 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (26.97%) Finance
3 312 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
4 309 (24.29%) Problem-Solving
5 268 (21.07%) Self-Motivation
6 238 (18.71%) SAP
7 237 (18.63%) Retail
8 216 (16.98%) Microsoft
9 214 (16.82%) JavaScript
10 205 (16.12%) Java
11 193 (15.17%) Manufacturing
12 173 (13.60%) HTML
13 171 (13.44%) Amazon AWS
14 164 (12.89%) SQL
15 155 (12.19%) Linux
16 154 (12.11%) Continuous Improvement
17 146 (11.48%) Scrum
18 134 (10.53%) CSS
19 127 (9.98%) SQL Server
20 125 (9.83%) TDD
21 124 (9.75%) Degree
22 123 (9.67%) Python
23 121 (9.51%) CRM
23 121 (9.51%) Migration
23 121 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
24 119 (9.36%) Logistics
25 117 (9.20%) DevOps
26 114 (8.96%) Analytics
27 112 (8.81%) SDLC
28 111 (8.73%) Windows

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 72 (5.66%) CMS
2 39 (3.07%) Confluence
3 37 (2.91%) SharePoint
4 25 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (1.65%) Apache Spark
6 20 (1.57%) Drupal
7 18 (1.42%) IIS
8 16 (1.26%) nginx
8 16 (1.26%) Umbraco
9 14 (1.10%) WordPress
10 13 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
11 12 (0.94%) Apache Solr
11 12 (0.94%) JBoss
11 12 (0.94%) MS Exchange
12 10 (0.79%) Apache
12 10 (0.79%) NetWeaver
12 10 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.63%) SAS
14 8 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 64 (5.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (4.64%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (2.52%) MS Visio
4 31 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
5 28 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 19 (1.49%) Photoshop
7 14 (1.10%) InDesign
8 12 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
9 10 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.63%) FrameMaker
11 7 (0.55%) InfoPath
12 6 (0.47%) HipChat
12 6 (0.47%) Mingle
13 5 (0.39%) RoboHelp
13 5 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (0.39%) XMetaL
14 4 (0.31%) InVision
15 2 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.16%) Adobe Premiere
16 1 (0.079%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 31 (2.44%) SAP CO
1 31 (2.44%) SAP FI
1 31 (2.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 22 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.86%) SAP EWM
4 10 (0.79%) SAP FSCM
4 10 (0.79%) SAP QM
5 8 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 7 (0.55%) Adobe Campaign
6 7 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
7 6 (0.47%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.39%) Eloqua
8 5 (0.39%) Infor CRM
8 5 (0.39%) SAP CRM
8 5 (0.39%) SAP HCM
9 4 (0.31%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.31%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 3 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
11 2 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 171 (13.44%) Amazon AWS
2 121 (9.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (4.09%) PaaS
4 46 (3.62%) SaaS
5 42 (3.30%) Office 365
6 37 (2.91%) IaaS
7 22 (1.73%) Bluemix
7 22 (1.73%) IBM Cloud
8 21 (1.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (1.26%) Google Analytics
9 16 (1.26%) Google Play
10 15 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (1.02%) Slack
11 13 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
12 12 (0.94%) G Suite
13 9 (0.71%) OneDrive
14 8 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
14 8 (0.63%) MailChimp
15 7 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
15 7 (0.55%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 43 (3.38%) LAN
1 43 (3.38%) WAN
2 37 (2.91%) Firewall
3 36 (2.83%) Internet
4 24 (1.89%) Intranet
5 18 (1.42%) HTTP
6 14 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.94%) DNS
7 12 (0.94%) Skype
8 9 (0.71%) Network Security
8 9 (0.71%) Wireless
9 8 (0.63%) DHCP
10 6 (0.47%) IP Telephony
10 6 (0.47%) VPN
11 5 (0.39%) Bluetooth
11 5 (0.39%) NFC
12 4 (0.31%) NetScaler
12 4 (0.31%) SAN
13 3 (0.24%) FTP
13 3 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (9.98%) SQL Server
2 84 (6.60%) Big Data
3 71 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 60 (4.72%) MySQL
5 47 (3.69%) Data Warehouse
6 43 (3.38%) Hadoop
7 39 (3.07%) MarkLogic
7 39 (3.07%) NoSQL
8 38 (2.99%) Oracle Database
9 31 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 27 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
11 27 (2.12%) Oracle Database 12c
12 25 (1.97%) Semantic Layer
12 25 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 21 (1.65%) MongoDB
14 18 (1.42%) Data Lake
15 13 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 102 (8.02%) JIRA
2 88 (6.92%) Git (software)
3 60 (4.72%) eCATT
3 60 (4.72%) LSMW
4 39 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (2.52%) Subversion
6 28 (2.20%) Jenkins
7 25 (1.97%) Mockito
8 24 (1.89%) JUnit
9 22 (1.73%) Cucumber
10 18 (1.42%) NUnit
11 16 (1.26%) Visual Studio
12 12 (0.94%) Selenium
13 10 (0.79%) TeamCity
14 9 (0.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 8 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
16 7 (0.55%) Appium
16 7 (0.55%) JMeter
16 7 (0.55%) Xcode
17 6 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 343 (26.97%) Finance
2 237 (18.63%) Retail
3 193 (15.17%) Manufacturing
4 96 (7.55%) Marketing
5 65 (5.11%) Billing
6 40 (3.14%) Advertising
7 39 (3.07%) Automotive
7 39 (3.07%) Legal
8 24 (1.89%) General Ledger
9 22 (1.73%) Law
10 20 (1.57%) Back Office
11 19 (1.49%) Multimedia
12 18 (1.42%) Banking
13 11 (0.86%) Games
14 8 (0.63%) Brand Awareness
14 8 (0.63%) Electronics
15 7 (0.55%) French Language
16 6 (0.47%) Dutch Language
16 6 (0.47%) German Language
17 5 (0.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 312 (24.53%) Developer
2 175 (13.76%) Analyst
3 156 (12.26%) Consultant
4 150 (11.79%) Architect
5 128 (10.06%) SAP Consultant
6 95 (7.47%) Business Analyst
7 90 (7.08%) Solutions Architect
8 76 (5.97%) Java Developer
9 65 (5.11%) Senior Developer
10 48 (3.77%) SAP Architect
11 45 (3.54%) Lead Developer
12 43 (3.38%) .NET Developer
13 42 (3.30%) JavaScript Developer
14 39 (3.07%) Designer
14 39 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
14 39 (3.07%) Logistics Consultant
15 38 (2.99%) SAP EWM Consultant
16 37 (2.91%) Project Manager
17 35 (2.75%) SAP Logistics Consultant
18 34 (2.67%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (13.60%) HTML
2 134 (10.53%) CSS
3 104 (8.18%) .NET
4 83 (6.53%) Web Services
5 68 (5.35%) XML
6 66 (5.19%) jQuery
7 63 (4.95%) EDI
8 60 (4.72%) IDoc
8 60 (4.72%) RESTful
9 59 (4.64%) HTML5
10 57 (4.48%) REST
10 57 (4.48%) Spring
11 55 (4.32%) Node.js
12 47 (3.69%) Middleware
13 44 (3.46%) ASP.NET
13 44 (3.46%) React
14 41 (3.22%) AngularJS
15 39 (3.07%) XSLT
16 33 (2.59%) JSON
17 32 (2.52%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 312 (24.53%) Analytical Skills
2 268 (21.07%) Self-Motivation
3 68 (5.35%) Computer Science
4 60 (4.72%) LIMS
5 57 (4.48%) User Experience
6 50 (3.93%) Mobile App
7 49 (3.85%) Social Media
8 44 (3.46%) Semantic Web
9 43 (3.38%) Management Information System
10 36 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (2.12%) Data Centre
12 25 (1.97%) Digital Media
13 21 (1.65%) Fintech
14 20 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
15 19 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
16 18 (1.42%) Blog
17 17 (1.34%) CMDB
18 16 (1.26%) Cyberattack
19 15 (1.18%) PMI
20 14 (1.10%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 155 (12.19%) Linux
2 111 (8.73%) Windows
3 49 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 36 (2.83%) Unix
5 35 (2.75%) Android
6 29 (2.28%) Windows 10
7 20 (1.57%) Windows 7
8 19 (1.49%) Windows Server
9 14 (1.10%) Windows XP
10 13 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.94%) Mac OS
12 9 (0.71%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.47%) Debian
13 6 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.24%) AIX
16 2 (0.16%) CentOS
16 2 (0.16%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.079%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 424 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (24.29%) Problem-Solving
3 154 (12.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 146 (11.48%) Scrum
5 125 (9.83%) TDD
6 121 (9.51%) CRM
6 121 (9.51%) Migration
7 119 (9.36%) Logistics
8 117 (9.20%) DevOps
9 114 (8.96%) Analytics
10 112 (8.81%) SDLC
11 108 (8.49%) Business Intelligence
12 106 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
12 106 (8.33%) Integration Testing
13 103 (8.10%) Data Migration
14 93 (7.31%) ITIL
15 91 (7.15%) Project Management
16 85 (6.68%) Project Planning
17 73 (5.74%) Presales
18 71 (5.58%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 214 (16.82%) JavaScript
2 205 (16.12%) Java
3 164 (12.89%) SQL
4 123 (9.67%) Python
5 86 (6.76%) C#
6 85 (6.68%) ABAP
7 76 (5.97%) PHP
8 55 (4.32%) PowerShell
9 37 (2.91%) C++
9 37 (2.91%) Java 8
10 33 (2.59%) Scala
11 29 (2.28%) ES6
11 29 (2.28%) T-SQL
12 19 (1.49%) MATLAB
13 17 (1.34%) Bash Shell
13 17 (1.34%) R
13 17 (1.34%) Ruby
14 16 (1.26%) C
14 16 (1.26%) Go
15 14 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (9.75%) Degree
2 63 (4.95%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (2.83%) MCSE
5 34 (2.67%) SC Cleared
6 26 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 23 (1.81%) Computer Science Degree
8 21 (1.65%) MCSD
9 19 (1.49%) ISEB
9 19 (1.49%) PhD
10 18 (1.42%) CISSP
11 14 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (1.10%) MCSA
12 11 (0.86%) CBAP
12 11 (0.86%) PMP
13 10 (0.79%) A+ Certification
14 9 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
15 8 (0.63%) CISA
15 8 (0.63%) CREST Certified
15 8 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (7.86%) QA
2 42 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (1.81%) SLA
4 14 (1.10%) PMO
5 13 (1.02%) GDPR
6 12 (0.94%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.79%) ISO 9000
8 6 (0.47%) GPG13
9 5 (0.39%) COBIT
9 5 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.39%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.39%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.39%) WCAG
10 1 (0.079%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.079%) MiFID
System Software
1 59 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 58 (4.56%) Docker
3 48 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 32 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.86%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (0.47%) BitLocker
6 6 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.31%) XenDesktop
9 3 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (0.24%) MetaFrame
9 3 (0.24%) VMware Server
9 3 (0.24%) XenApp
10 2 (0.16%) Varnish
11 1 (0.079%) etcd
11 1 (0.079%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.079%) vSphere
11 1 (0.079%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 55 (4.32%) Terraform
2 53 (4.17%) Ansible
2 53 (4.17%) Puppet
3 22 (1.73%) Kubernetes
3 22 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (1.42%) Salt
5 17 (1.34%) SCCM
6 14 (1.10%) Data Guard
7 10 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
8 9 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
9 8 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 5 (0.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 5 (0.39%) Foglight
12 4 (0.31%) WSUS
13 3 (0.24%) Grafana
13 3 (0.24%) OpenNMS
13 3 (0.24%) Perfmon
13 3 (0.24%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.24%) SCOM
Vendors
1 238 (18.71%) SAP
2 216 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 93 (7.31%) Oracle
4 70 (5.50%) VMware
5 59 (4.64%) Google
6 44 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
7 42 (3.30%) Adobe
8 34 (2.67%) Citrix
9 31 (2.44%) Apple
10 29 (2.28%) Tableau
11 21 (1.65%) IBM
12 18 (1.42%) EMC
13 16 (1.26%) Dell
13 16 (1.26%) Sophos
14 12 (0.94%) Cisco
14 12 (0.94%) ServiceNow
15 11 (0.86%) NetApp
16 10 (0.79%) HP
16 10 (0.79%) Ivanti
16 10 (0.79%) Veritas