Period
to 26 November 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 26 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
26 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 436 541 465
Rank change year-on-year +105 -76 -63
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 289 642 1,051
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.53% 0.47% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.41% 1.20% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 288 480 844
Median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £28,000 £32,150
90th Percentile £82,500 £85,950 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £43,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.69% -13.00% +6.38%

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 20,500 53,697 68,071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.32% 39.55% 42.27%
Number of salaries quoted 16,449 40,550 52,459
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% +6.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.63% +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 26 November 2020.

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 26 November 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 +91 265 £60,000 +20.00% 74
London +89 148 £62,500 +13.64% 28
UK excluding London +156 131 £52,500 +20.69% 46
South West +116 42 £45,000 - 6
Work from Home -3 40 £60,000 +9.09% 14
North of England +116 28 £62,500 +31.58% 22
East of England +111 20 £50,000 +35.14% 6
South East +124 19 £50,000 - 7
Yorkshire +100 16 £62,500 +31.58% 7
Midlands +103 12 £55,000 +63.43% 5
West Midlands +82 12 £55,000 +47.43% 4
North West +91 8 £62,500 +4.17% 8
Scotland +71 5 £47,500 +46.15%
Northern Ireland +25 5 £46,000 +53.33%
North East +18 4 £48,750 +40.29% 7

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 132 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (30.10%) Azure
3 80 (27.68%) DevOps
4 79 (27.34%) JavaScript
5 63 (21.80%) Microsoft
6 60 (20.76%) Microservices
7 58 (20.07%) Terraform
7 58 (20.07%) HTML
8 55 (19.03%) CSS
9 53 (18.34%) Analytics
10 51 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 48 (16.61%) Marketing
12 47 (16.26%) AWS
12 47 (16.26%) RESTful
13 44 (15.22%) Sass
14 43 (14.88%) Software Engineering
15 40 (13.84%) C#
15 40 (13.84%) Node.js
15 40 (13.84%) Resource Management
16 39 (13.49%) Cloud Native
16 39 (13.49%) Software Delivery
17 38 (13.15%) Java
17 38 (13.15%) .NET
18 37 (12.80%) SQL
18 37 (12.80%) Elasticsearch
19 36 (12.46%) TDD
20 35 (12.11%) CMS
21 34 (11.76%) Python
21 34 (11.76%) SaaS
22 33 (11.42%) HTML5

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 37 (12.80%) Elasticsearch
2 35 (12.11%) CMS
3 8 (2.77%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.08%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.73%) Apache
6 4 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.38%) Red Hat Fuse
7 3 (1.04%) nginx
8 2 (0.69%) Confluence
8 2 (0.69%) Drupal
8 2 (0.69%) IIS
8 2 (0.69%) WordPress
9 1 (0.35%) JBoss
9 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.35%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.04%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.35%) Figma
4 1 (0.35%) MadCap Flare
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.35%) RoboHelp
4 1 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.73%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.35%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 87 (30.10%) Azure
2 47 (16.26%) AWS
3 34 (11.76%) SaaS
4 17 (5.88%) Serverless
5 15 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (4.50%) Amazon SageMaker
7 9 (3.11%) Azure Functions
7 9 (3.11%) GCP
7 9 (3.11%) Office 365
8 8 (2.77%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (2.77%) Azure Data Factory
8 8 (2.77%) Logic Apps
8 8 (2.77%) npm
9 6 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (2.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (2.08%) GitHub
10 5 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (1.73%) Power Platform
11 4 (1.38%) Google Analytics
12 3 (1.04%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.19%) Firewall
2 8 (2.77%) DNS
3 4 (1.38%) SSH
4 2 (0.69%) FTP
4 2 (0.69%) Intranet
4 2 (0.69%) LAN
4 2 (0.69%) Skype
4 2 (0.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.35%) ATM
5 1 (0.35%) DHCP
5 1 (0.35%) Network Security
5 1 (0.35%) SAN
5 1 (0.35%) SNMP
5 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.35%) VLAN
5 1 (0.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (8.65%) NoSQL
2 24 (8.30%) MySQL
3 19 (6.57%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.54%) SQL Server
5 8 (2.77%) Big Data
6 5 (1.73%) BigQuery
6 5 (1.73%) Power BI
7 4 (1.38%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle Database 12c
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.04%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 27 (9.34%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.61%) Jenkins
3 19 (6.57%) JIRA
4 11 (3.81%) Bitbucket
4 11 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 8 (2.77%) Gradle
5 8 (2.77%) xUnit.net
6 7 (2.42%) SonarQube
6 7 (2.42%) Subversion
7 6 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (1.73%) Grunt
9 3 (1.04%) Babel
9 3 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.04%) NUnit
10 2 (0.69%) Dreamweaver
10 2 (0.69%) Mocha
10 2 (0.69%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.69%) Postman
10 2 (0.69%) Sinon.JS
General
1 48 (16.61%) Marketing
2 22 (7.61%) Finance
3 20 (6.92%) Legal
4 17 (5.88%) Retail
5 13 (4.50%) Advertising
6 10 (3.46%) Banking
7 8 (2.77%) Games
8 6 (2.08%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.73%) Housing Association
10 4 (1.38%) Automotive
10 4 (1.38%) Back Office
10 4 (1.38%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.69%) Front Office
11 2 (0.69%) Local Government
11 2 (0.69%) Police
12 1 (0.35%) Billing
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
12 1 (0.35%) Law
12 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (23.18%) Developer
2 53 (18.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (9.69%) Software Engineer
4 21 (7.27%) JavaScript Engineer
5 18 (6.23%) Azure Engineer
5 18 (6.23%) Designer
6 17 (5.88%) C# Software Engineer
7 14 (4.84%) Lead Developer
8 13 (4.50%) Azure DevOps
8 13 (4.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 13 (4.50%) Content Designer
9 12 (4.15%) Analyst
9 12 (4.15%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.15%) Senior DevOps
9 12 (4.15%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 11 (3.81%) Digital Content Designer
10 11 (3.81%) Digital Designer
11 10 (3.46%) Web Developer
12 9 (3.11%) .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (3.11%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (20.07%) HTML
2 55 (19.03%) CSS
3 51 (17.65%) AngularJS
4 47 (16.26%) RESTful
5 44 (15.22%) Sass
6 40 (13.84%) Node.js
7 38 (13.15%) .NET
8 33 (11.42%) HTML5
8 33 (11.42%) React
9 32 (11.07%) CSS3
10 29 (10.03%) LESS
11 26 (9.00%) Web Services
12 21 (7.27%) .NET Core
13 17 (5.88%) ASP.NET
13 17 (5.88%) YAML
14 14 (4.84%) TensorFlow
15 13 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (3.81%) Spring
16 11 (3.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.49%) Cloud Native
2 25 (8.65%) User Experience
3 15 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.42%) Mobile Banking
5 7 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (2.08%) Social Media
7 5 (1.73%) Blog
8 4 (1.38%) Clustering
8 4 (1.38%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.38%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.38%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.38%) FMCG
8 4 (1.38%) PlayStation
8 4 (1.38%) Replication
8 4 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.38%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.38%) Xbox
9 3 (1.04%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.65%) Linux
2 21 (7.27%) Windows
3 12 (4.15%) Android
4 8 (2.77%) Ubuntu
5 6 (2.08%) CentOS
5 6 (2.08%) Unix
6 4 (1.38%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.38%) Debian
6 4 (1.38%) Mac OS
6 4 (1.38%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.69%) HPUX
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (45.67%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (27.68%) DevOps
3 60 (20.76%) Microservices
4 53 (18.34%) Analytics
5 43 (14.88%) Software Engineering
6 40 (13.84%) Resource Management
7 39 (13.49%) Software Delivery
8 36 (12.46%) TDD
9 33 (11.42%) Scrum
10 32 (11.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (10.03%) Auto-Scaling
12 26 (9.00%) Migration
13 25 (8.65%) Content Management
14 23 (7.96%) B2B
15 22 (7.61%) BDD
15 22 (7.61%) Secure Coding
15 22 (7.61%) SOA
16 20 (6.92%) Artificial Intelligence
16 20 (6.92%) MVC
17 16 (5.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.34%) JavaScript
2 40 (13.84%) C#
3 38 (13.15%) Java
4 37 (12.80%) SQL
5 34 (11.76%) Python
6 25 (8.65%) PHP
7 16 (5.54%) TypeScript
8 14 (4.84%) C++
9 13 (4.50%) R
10 12 (4.15%) ES6
11 11 (3.81%) Perl
12 10 (3.46%) Kotlin
13 9 (3.11%) Bash Shell
13 9 (3.11%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.08%) C
15 4 (1.38%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.38%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.04%) VBScript
17 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
17 2 (0.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (6.23%) Degree
2 3 (1.04%) Master's Degree
2 3 (1.04%) RIBA
2 3 (1.04%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.35%) CCNA
4 1 (0.35%) CCNP
4 1 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.35%) CISM
4 1 (0.35%) CISSP
4 1 (0.35%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.35%) HNC
4 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.35%) MCSE
4 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.35%) PhD
4 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.96%) QA
2 3 (1.04%) P3O
3 2 (0.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
4 1 (0.35%) GDPR
4 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 20 (6.92%) Docker
2 18 (6.23%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.73%) BitLocker
3 5 (1.73%) Firmware
4 4 (1.38%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (20.07%) Terraform
2 22 (7.61%) Puppet
3 14 (4.84%) Ansible
4 8 (2.77%) SCCM
5 7 (2.42%) Kibana
6 5 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.38%) Data Guard
7 4 (1.38%) Oracle RMAN
8 3 (1.04%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.69%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.69%) Perfmon
10 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.35%) WMI
Vendors
1 63 (21.80%) Microsoft
2 14 (4.84%) Google
3 9 (3.11%) Adobe
4 8 (2.77%) Oracle
4 8 (2.77%) Tanium
5 6 (2.08%) Facebook
5 6 (2.08%) VMware
6 5 (1.73%) FireEye
6 5 (1.73%) IBM
6 5 (1.73%) McAfee
6 5 (1.73%) Symantec
7 4 (1.38%) Cisco
7 4 (1.38%) Twitter
8 3 (1.04%) Aruba
8 3 (1.04%) HP
8 3 (1.04%) Okta
8 3 (1.04%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.04%) Snapchat
8 3 (1.04%) WatchGuard
8 3 (1.04%) YouTube