Period
to 11 May 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 11 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
11 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 458 616 554
Rank change year-on-year +158 -62 -116
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 502 346 726
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.57% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.06% 0.64% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 308 262 537
10th Percentile £37,485 £30,000 £31,550
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% -4.35%
75th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £68,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £93,375 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £45,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +27.78% -14.29% +10.53%

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 47,412 54,119 82,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 53.80% 54.53% 56.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33,980 41,861 62,975
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
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 11 May 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 11 May 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 +126 438 £57,500 +15.00% 88
London +77 238 £55,000 - 43
UK excluding London +126 199 £57,500 +27.78% 50
Work from Home -123 69 £57,500 -36.11% 17
Midlands +35 41 £70,000 +65.68% 6
South East +22 39 £46,250 +2.78% 14
North of England +5 39 £60,000 +33.33% 7
South West +3 38 £60,750 +21.50% 9
West Midlands +30 34 £70,000 +55.56% 5
Scotland +21 27 £57,500 +27.78% 2
Yorkshire -15 19 £61,250 +11.36% 4
North West +21 15 £60,000 +84.62% 1
East of England +36 10 £42,000 -6.67% 9
East Midlands +8 7 - - 1
North East +8 5 £63,750 +41.67% 2
Wales - 5 £25,000 - 3

For the 6 months to 11 May 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.

1 173 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (28.49%) Social Skills
3 134 (26.69%) HTML
4 118 (23.51%) CSS
5 113 (22.51%) Azure
6 108 (21.51%) JavaScript
7 101 (20.12%) Marketing
8 90 (17.93%) C#
9 89 (17.73%) Software Engineering
10 88 (17.53%) Analytics
11 83 (16.53%) DevOps
12 70 (13.94%) Java
13 69 (13.75%) TDD
13 69 (13.75%) Degree
13 69 (13.75%) RESTful
14 68 (13.55%) React
15 65 (12.95%) AWS
16 63 (12.55%) HTML5
17 62 (12.35%) Finance
18 59 (11.75%) Python
19 58 (11.55%) Git (software)
20 55 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
21 54 (10.76%) QA
22 52 (10.36%) Sass
23 50 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
23 50 (9.96%) SQL
23 50 (9.96%) MVC
24 49 (9.76%) Scrum
24 49 (9.76%) Microsoft
24 49 (9.76%) Test Automation

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 47 (9.36%) CMS
2 35 (6.97%) Elasticsearch
3 21 (4.18%) WordPress
4 12 (2.39%) Confluence
5 10 (1.99%) Drupal
6 8 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.39%) OpenStack
8 6 (1.20%) Apache
9 5 (1.00%) Moodle
9 5 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 5 (1.00%) Red Hat Fuse
9 5 (1.00%) Totara
9 5 (1.00%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.40%) IIS
11 2 (0.40%) nginx
11 2 (0.40%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.40%) Skype for Business
11 2 (0.40%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (4.98%) Photoshop
2 20 (3.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 16 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (2.79%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (1.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (1.59%) MS Visio
7 5 (1.00%) Acrobat
7 5 (1.00%) InDesign
7 5 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (0.80%) FrameMaker
8 4 (0.80%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 4 (0.80%) PTC Creo
8 4 (0.80%) SOLIDWORKS
9 2 (0.40%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.40%) Final Cut Pro
10 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.20%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (1.39%) Shopify
2 6 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (1.00%) NetSuite
3 5 (1.00%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (0.80%) Magento
5 2 (0.40%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.20%) Quorum
6 1 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 113 (22.51%) Azure
2 65 (12.95%) AWS
3 34 (6.77%) Power Platform
4 22 (4.38%) SaaS
5 20 (3.98%) Google Analytics
6 19 (3.78%) GitHub
7 16 (3.19%) Serverless
8 15 (2.99%) GCP
8 15 (2.99%) npm
9 12 (2.39%) Dynamics 365
10 11 (2.19%) Yarn
11 9 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
11 9 (1.79%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 8 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (1.39%) Tricentis Tosca
14 6 (1.20%) Google Tag Manager
14 6 (1.20%) Google Workspace
14 6 (1.20%) Slack
15 5 (1.00%) Amazon S3
15 5 (1.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.18%) Firewall
2 13 (2.59%) VLAN
2 13 (2.59%) WAN
3 11 (2.19%) BGP
3 11 (2.19%) MPLS
3 11 (2.19%) OSPF
3 11 (2.19%) SD-WAN
3 11 (2.19%) VPN
4 9 (1.79%) Internet
5 8 (1.59%) TCP/IP
6 7 (1.39%) Ethernet
6 7 (1.39%) Network Security
6 7 (1.39%) Software-Defined Networking
7 6 (1.20%) LAN
7 6 (1.20%) SSL
7 6 (1.20%) Wireless
8 5 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (1.00%) DNS
8 5 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (1.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.77%) NoSQL
2 31 (6.18%) Power BI
2 31 (6.18%) SQL Server
3 25 (4.98%) Relational Database
4 23 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.79%) MySQL
7 11 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.79%) Redis
9 8 (1.59%) Snowflake Schema
9 8 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.59%) Tableau
10 7 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (1.39%) Oracle BI EE
10 7 (1.39%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.20%) Data Mining
11 6 (1.20%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (0.80%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 58 (11.55%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 19 (3.78%) JIRA
3 19 (3.78%) webpack
4 15 (2.99%) gulp
5 13 (2.59%) Cucumber
6 12 (2.39%) GitLab
7 8 (1.59%) Babel
8 7 (1.39%) Bitbucket
8 7 (1.39%) git-flow
8 7 (1.39%) Mercurial
8 7 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (1.39%) TeamCity
9 5 (1.00%) Mocha
9 5 (1.00%) Selenium
10 4 (0.80%) Cypress.io
10 4 (0.80%) Grunt
10 4 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (0.80%) SpecFlow
10 4 (0.80%) Visual Website Optimizer
General
1 143 (28.49%) Social Skills
2 101 (20.12%) Marketing
3 62 (12.35%) Finance
4 55 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
5 42 (8.37%) Retail
6 31 (6.18%) Games
7 26 (5.18%) Presentation Skills
8 20 (3.98%) Organisational Skills
9 17 (3.39%) Legal
10 14 (2.79%) Advertising
10 14 (2.79%) Financial Institution
10 14 (2.79%) Public Sector
11 11 (2.19%) Law
11 11 (2.19%) Manufacturing
11 11 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
12 9 (1.79%) Electronics
13 8 (1.59%) Automotive
14 6 (1.20%) Banking
15 5 (1.00%) Back Office
15 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 111 (22.11%) Developer
2 72 (14.34%) Software Engineer
3 39 (7.77%) Analyst
4 32 (6.37%) Senior Developer
5 29 (5.78%) Designer
6 24 (4.78%) C# Software Engineer
6 24 (4.78%) Senior Software Engineer
7 23 (4.58%) React Developer
8 22 (4.38%) Azure Engineer
9 21 (4.18%) DevOps Engineer
10 18 (3.59%) Data Engineer
10 18 (3.59%) Junior
11 16 (3.19%) C# Developer
11 16 (3.19%) Content Designer
12 15 (2.99%) Java Engineer
12 15 (2.99%) Python Engineer
13 14 (2.79%) Architect
13 14 (2.79%) Business Analyst
14 13 (2.59%) Lead Software Engineer
14 13 (2.59%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (26.69%) HTML
2 118 (23.51%) CSS
3 69 (13.75%) RESTful
4 68 (13.55%) React
5 63 (12.55%) HTML5
6 52 (10.36%) Sass
7 46 (9.16%) Node.js
8 43 (8.57%) .NET
9 40 (7.97%) CSS3
10 39 (7.77%) REST
11 35 (6.97%) AngularJS
12 28 (5.58%) Web Services
13 27 (5.38%) LESS
14 24 (4.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (4.78%) React Native
15 22 (4.38%) Spring
16 21 (4.18%) Redux
17 20 (3.98%) .NET Framework
17 20 (3.98%) ASP.NET
18 19 (3.78%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.97%) User Experience
2 37 (7.37%) Management Information System
3 35 (6.97%) Podcast
4 32 (6.37%) Social Media
5 26 (5.18%) Mobile App
6 24 (4.78%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (2.79%) Blog
7 14 (2.79%) Data Centre
7 14 (2.79%) Virtual Team
8 13 (2.59%) Digital Media
9 11 (2.19%) Equities
9 11 (2.19%) FMCG
10 9 (1.79%) Life Science
11 8 (1.59%) Animation
11 8 (1.59%) Cyberattack
11 8 (1.59%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.39%) Mobile Games
13 6 (1.20%) Cloud Native
13 6 (1.20%) Data Protection Act
14 5 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.77%) Linux
2 31 (6.18%) Windows
3 24 (4.78%) Android
4 21 (4.18%) Apple iOS
5 20 (3.98%) Unix
6 6 (1.20%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.00%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.40%) CentOS
8 2 (0.40%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2016
8 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (17.73%) Software Engineering
3 88 (17.53%) Analytics
4 83 (16.53%) DevOps
5 69 (13.75%) TDD
6 50 (9.96%) MVC
6 50 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
7 49 (9.76%) Scrum
7 49 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 47 (9.36%) Microservices
9 45 (8.96%) Mentoring
10 41 (8.17%) SEO
11 40 (7.97%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (7.77%) Project Management
13 38 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 35 (6.97%) Visualisation
15 33 (6.57%) SDLC
16 32 (6.37%) Computer Science
17 31 (6.18%) Content Management
18 29 (5.78%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 108 (21.51%) JavaScript
2 90 (17.93%) C#
3 70 (13.94%) Java
4 59 (11.75%) Python
5 50 (9.96%) SQL
6 33 (6.57%) TypeScript
7 30 (5.98%) ES6
7 30 (5.98%) PHP
8 23 (4.58%) Perl
9 19 (3.78%) PowerShell
10 16 (3.19%) Kotlin
11 15 (2.99%) C++
12 8 (1.59%) C
13 7 (1.39%) Java 8
14 6 (1.20%) R
14 6 (1.20%) Scala
15 5 (1.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (0.80%) Clojure
16 4 (0.80%) Go
16 4 (0.80%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 69 (13.75%) Degree
2 10 (1.99%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
4 7 (1.39%) CCNP
4 7 (1.39%) Master's Degree
4 7 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.00%) CCNA
7 3 (0.60%) RIBA
8 2 (0.40%) MCSA
8 2 (0.40%) MCSE
8 2 (0.40%) PhD
9 1 (0.20%) ACCA
9 1 (0.20%) MBA
9 1 (0.20%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (10.76%) QA
2 10 (1.99%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.59%) GDPR
4 7 (1.39%) OASIS TOSCA
5 5 (1.00%) GMP
5 5 (1.00%) PMO
5 5 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.60%) P3O
7 2 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.40%) GxP
8 1 (0.20%) AIFMD
8 1 (0.20%) CDISC
8 1 (0.20%) MiFID
8 1 (0.20%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.20%) UCITS
System Software
1 43 (8.57%) Docker
2 16 (3.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.39%) KVM
5 5 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (1.00%) VMware NSX
6 4 (0.80%) BitLocker
6 4 (0.80%) Firmware
7 2 (0.40%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (4.58%) Kubernetes
2 15 (2.99%) Terraform
3 6 (1.20%) Ansible
3 6 (1.20%) CSIRT
3 6 (1.20%) SCCM
4 5 (1.00%) Data Guard
4 5 (1.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (0.80%) Nagios
5 4 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (0.80%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.60%) Puppet
7 2 (0.40%) Backup Exec
7 2 (0.40%) Kibana
7 2 (0.40%) WMI
8 1 (0.20%) Foglight
8 1 (0.20%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 49 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 41 (8.17%) Google
3 35 (6.97%) Salesforce.com
4 20 (3.98%) Adobe
4 20 (3.98%) Cisco
5 16 (3.19%) VMware
6 15 (2.99%) SAP
7 14 (2.79%) YouTube
8 13 (2.59%) Oracle
9 12 (2.39%) Juniper
10 10 (1.99%) JD Edwards
11 9 (1.79%) McAfee
11 9 (1.79%) TOWER Software
12 8 (1.59%) Atlassian
13 7 (1.39%) Agilent
13 7 (1.39%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 7 (1.39%) Apple
13 7 (1.39%) Arista
13 7 (1.39%) Sage
14 6 (1.20%) Mercator