Period
to 3 March 2021

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 3 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
3 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 461 567 493
Rank change year-on-year +106 -74 -82
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 410 506 877
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.41% 0.59%
As % of the General category 1.40% 1.04% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 306 420 773
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,950 £33,150
90th Percentile £80,000 £93,750 £87,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £40,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +36.25% -23.81% +5.00%

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 29,202 48,751 60,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.58% 39.90% 40.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21,745 37,409 47,007
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +0.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 3 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Publishing in the UK

Publishing
Top 16 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 3 March 2021. 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 +105 361 £55,000 +11.25% 86
UK excluding London +138 177 £54,500 +36.25% 45
London +58 174 £56,250 +2.27% 50
Work from Home -86 53 £55,000 -12.00% 20
South West +63 45 £47,000 -4.93% 8
South East +104 35 £44,345 +10.86% 4
Midlands +67 31 £70,000 +133.33% 8
West Midlands +61 27 £70,000 +133.33% 6
North of England +34 26 £62,500 +40.45% 11
East of England +72 21 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Yorkshire +29 16 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Scotland +45 15 £52,500 +16.67% 9
North West +28 8 £62,500 +56.25% 4
East Midlands +36 4 - - 2
Wales - 4 - -
North East +14 2 £80,000 +113.33% 4

For the 6 months to 3 March 2021, 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.

1 140 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (29.27%) Azure
3 89 (21.71%) Marketing
4 78 (19.02%) DevOps
5 71 (17.32%) Microsoft
6 69 (16.83%) HTML
7 67 (16.34%) C#
7 67 (16.34%) JavaScript
7 67 (16.34%) Analytics
8 60 (14.63%) CSS
9 58 (14.15%) Python
10 54 (13.17%) AWS
10 54 (13.17%) RESTful
11 53 (12.93%) Java
12 52 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
13 49 (11.95%) Microservices
13 49 (11.95%) QA
14 46 (11.22%) Software Engineering
15 44 (10.73%) .NET
16 43 (10.49%) Linux
16 43 (10.49%) Test Automation
17 42 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
18 41 (10.00%) Git (software)
18 41 (10.00%) TDD
19 38 (9.27%) MVC
19 38 (9.27%) HTML5
19 38 (9.27%) React
19 38 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
20 37 (9.02%) Web Services
21 35 (8.54%) SQL

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 38 (9.27%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (7.07%) CMS
3 10 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.95%) WordPress
5 7 (1.71%) OpenStack
5 7 (1.71%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.46%) Drupal
6 6 (1.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (1.46%) Red Hat Fuse
7 5 (1.22%) Apache
8 4 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 4 (0.98%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.98%) Confluence
9 3 (0.73%) nginx
10 2 (0.49%) IIS
10 2 (0.49%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.49%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.24%) Headless CMS
11 1 (0.24%) SAS
11 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (4.39%) Photoshop
2 16 (3.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
4 12 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
5 11 (2.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (1.71%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.98%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.98%) FrameMaker
7 4 (0.98%) InDesign
7 4 (0.98%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.98%) PTC Creo
7 4 (0.98%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.24%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.24%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 7 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.98%) Shopify
4 2 (0.49%) Magento
4 2 (0.49%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 120 (29.27%) Azure
2 54 (13.17%) AWS
3 26 (6.34%) Serverless
4 24 (5.85%) SaaS
5 15 (3.66%) Dynamics 365
5 15 (3.66%) Google Analytics
6 12 (2.93%) GCP
7 11 (2.68%) Amazon SageMaker
7 11 (2.68%) Azure Functions
7 11 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (2.68%) Power Platform
8 10 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (2.20%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (2.20%) Microsoft 365
10 8 (1.95%) Azure Data Factory
10 8 (1.95%) Logic Apps
10 8 (1.95%) Slack
11 6 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (1.46%) Google Tag Manager
11 6 (1.46%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.63%) Firewall
2 14 (3.41%) WAN
3 13 (3.17%) VLAN
4 12 (2.93%) VPN
5 11 (2.68%) BGP
5 11 (2.68%) MPLS
5 11 (2.68%) OSPF
6 7 (1.71%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.71%) Internet
6 7 (1.71%) LAN
6 7 (1.71%) Software-Defined Networking
7 6 (1.46%) Wireless
8 4 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (0.98%) EIGRP
8 4 (0.98%) FTP
8 4 (0.98%) HTTP
8 4 (0.98%) IPsec
8 4 (0.98%) SSH
8 4 (0.98%) SSL
8 4 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.83%) NoSQL
2 20 (4.88%) MySQL
2 20 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 16 (3.90%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.68%) Power BI
5 6 (1.46%) Big Data
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.22%) BigQuery
6 5 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.73%) Cosmos DB
7 3 (0.73%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.73%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.73%) Redis
7 3 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.49%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 41 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.63%) Jenkins
2 19 (4.63%) JIRA
3 9 (2.20%) Bitbucket
3 9 (2.20%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.95%) xUnit.net
5 7 (1.71%) webpack
6 6 (1.46%) Babel
6 6 (1.46%) Gradle
6 6 (1.46%) SonarQube
7 5 (1.22%) Mocha
8 4 (0.98%) GitLab
8 4 (0.98%) Grunt
8 4 (0.98%) NUnit
8 4 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
8 4 (0.98%) Visual Website Optimizer
9 3 (0.73%) gulp
9 3 (0.73%) Subversion
10 2 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.49%) Sinon.JS
General
1 89 (21.71%) Marketing
2 25 (6.10%) Retail
3 23 (5.61%) Finance
3 23 (5.61%) Games
4 18 (4.39%) Legal
5 17 (4.15%) Advertising
6 8 (1.95%) Electronics
7 7 (1.71%) Law
7 7 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.46%) Automotive
8 6 (1.46%) Banking
8 6 (1.46%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.22%) Housing Association
10 4 (0.98%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.98%) Military
10 4 (0.98%) Public Sector
10 4 (0.98%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) Police
Job Titles
1 93 (22.68%) Developer
2 37 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 34 (8.29%) Software Engineer
4 32 (7.80%) Azure Engineer
5 29 (7.07%) Designer
6 27 (6.59%) Senior Developer
7 26 (6.34%) Analyst
8 18 (4.39%) C# Software Engineer
9 17 (4.15%) C# Developer
10 15 (3.66%) Content Designer
10 15 (3.66%) Digital Designer
11 14 (3.41%) Junior
12 13 (3.17%) Azure DevOps
12 13 (3.17%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 13 (3.17%) Python Engineer
12 13 (3.17%) Senior C# Developer
12 13 (3.17%) Unix Engineer
12 13 (3.17%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (2.93%) Lead Developer
13 12 (2.93%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (16.83%) HTML
2 60 (14.63%) CSS
3 54 (13.17%) RESTful
4 44 (10.73%) .NET
5 38 (9.27%) HTML5
5 38 (9.27%) React
6 37 (9.02%) Web Services
7 35 (8.54%) CSS3
8 32 (7.80%) Sass
9 27 (6.59%) Node.js
10 23 (5.61%) AngularJS
10 23 (5.61%) ASP.NET
11 22 (5.37%) LESS
12 21 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (3.41%) .NET Framework
14 14 (3.41%) XML
15 13 (3.17%) .NET Core
15 13 (3.17%) REST
16 12 (2.93%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (7.80%) Podcast
3 30 (7.32%) Management Information System
3 30 (7.32%) User Experience
4 25 (6.10%) Cloud Native
5 24 (5.85%) Social Media
6 21 (5.12%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.90%) Data Centre
8 9 (2.20%) Blog
8 9 (2.20%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.95%) Cyberattack
9 8 (1.95%) Mobile Games
10 7 (1.71%) Digital Media
10 7 (1.71%) FMCG
10 7 (1.71%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.71%) Life Science
10 7 (1.71%) PlayStation
10 7 (1.71%) Xbox
11 6 (1.46%) Data Protection Act
11 6 (1.46%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 43 (10.49%) Linux
2 35 (8.54%) Windows
3 19 (4.63%) Android
3 19 (4.63%) Unix
4 12 (2.93%) Apple iOS
5 9 (2.20%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.71%) CentOS
7 6 (1.46%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (1.46%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.98%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.49%) Debian
9 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (19.02%) DevOps
3 67 (16.34%) Analytics
4 52 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 49 (11.95%) Microservices
6 46 (11.22%) Software Engineering
7 43 (10.49%) Test Automation
8 41 (10.00%) TDD
9 38 (9.27%) MVC
10 34 (8.29%) Secure Coding
11 33 (8.05%) Change Management
11 33 (8.05%) Scrum
12 32 (7.80%) Mentoring
13 29 (7.07%) Capacity Planning
13 29 (7.07%) SDLC
14 25 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (6.10%) SOA
15 23 (5.61%) Artificial Intelligence
15 23 (5.61%) Information Security
16 22 (5.37%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (16.34%) C#
1 67 (16.34%) JavaScript
2 58 (14.15%) Python
3 53 (12.93%) Java
4 35 (8.54%) SQL
5 29 (7.07%) Perl
5 29 (7.07%) PHP
6 18 (4.39%) PowerShell
7 16 (3.90%) ES6
8 14 (3.41%) Kotlin
8 14 (3.41%) TypeScript
9 13 (3.17%) C++
10 10 (2.44%) C
10 10 (2.44%) R
11 7 (1.71%) Bash Shell
12 6 (1.46%) Go
13 4 (0.98%) Scala
14 3 (0.73%) VBScript
15 2 (0.49%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (8.05%) Degree
2 6 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.22%) CCNA
3 5 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (0.73%) CCNP
4 3 (0.73%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.73%) PhD
4 3 (0.73%) RIBA
4 3 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.49%) MCSA
5 2 (0.49%) MCSE
6 1 (0.24%) HNC
6 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (11.95%) QA
2 7 (1.71%) GDPR
2 7 (1.71%) OASIS TOSCA
3 5 (1.22%) PMO
4 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.73%) GMP
4 3 (0.73%) P3O
5 2 (0.49%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 2 (0.49%) GxP
5 2 (0.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.24%) AIFMD
6 1 (0.24%) CDISC
6 1 (0.24%) MiFID
6 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.24%) UCITS
System Software
1 33 (8.05%) Docker
2 15 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 12 (2.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.71%) BitLocker
4 7 (1.71%) Firmware
4 7 (1.71%) KVM
5 6 (1.46%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.73%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.24%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 35 (8.54%) Terraform
2 20 (4.88%) Puppet
3 10 (2.44%) SCCM
4 9 (2.20%) Ansible
4 9 (2.20%) Kubernetes
5 7 (1.71%) Kibana
5 7 (1.71%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (1.46%) CSIRT
6 6 (1.46%) Data Guard
6 6 (1.46%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.98%) Nagios
7 4 (0.98%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.73%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.49%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.49%) WMI
10 1 (0.24%) Foglight
10 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (17.32%) Microsoft
2 34 (8.29%) Google
3 22 (5.37%) Salesforce.com
4 17 (4.15%) Adobe
5 16 (3.90%) Cisco
6 14 (3.41%) VMware
7 11 (2.68%) SAP
8 10 (2.44%) Tanium
9 9 (2.20%) Oracle
9 9 (2.20%) TOWER Software
10 8 (1.95%) IBM
10 8 (1.95%) Juniper
10 8 (1.95%) McAfee
11 7 (1.71%) Agilent
11 7 (1.71%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 7 (1.71%) Arista
11 7 (1.71%) FireEye
11 7 (1.71%) Sage
11 7 (1.71%) ServiceNow
11 7 (1.71%) Symantec