Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 414 457 575
Rank change year-on-year +43 +118 -108
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 941 241 637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.49% 0.46%
As % of the General category 1.27% 0.97% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 612 202 458
10th Percentile £39,325 £36,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £36,401
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +20.00% -9.09%
75th Percentile £76,563 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £82,250 £86,415
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -15.00%

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 74,200 24,877 75,719
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 58.81% 50.85% 55.25%
Number of salaries quoted 45,344 20,092 57,900
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £41,750 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.60% +5.71% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £72,500
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +51 864 £60,000 - 136
London +48 606 £62,500 -3.85% 69
UK excluding London -71 286 £50,000 - 72
Work from Home -74 263 £60,000 - 22
North of England -73 86 £47,500 -13.64% 10
South East -94 75 £52,500 -30.00% 15
North West -27 70 £40,000 -37.25% 4
Scotland -48 37 £45,000 - 4
East of England -92 34 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Midlands -89 33 £65,000 +46.89% 20
West Midlands -96 21 £65,000 +46.89% 12
South West -84 18 £52,500 +31.25% 8
Yorkshire -101 13 £48,750 -18.75% 5
East Midlands - 12 £45,000 - 8
Northern Ireland -50 4 £47,500 +3.26% 1
North East -26 3 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 334 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (27.74%) Analytics
3 212 (22.53%) SQL
4 203 (21.57%) Social Skills
5 193 (20.51%) JavaScript
6 188 (19.98%) Azure
7 187 (19.87%) HTML
8 181 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 173 (18.38%) AWS
10 158 (16.79%) Python
11 156 (16.58%) CSS
12 151 (16.05%) Finance
13 141 (14.98%) Marketing
13 141 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
14 139 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
15 135 (14.35%) Microsoft
16 130 (13.82%) C#
16 130 (13.82%) React
17 125 (13.28%) DevOps
18 124 (13.18%) TDD
19 123 (13.07%) CMS
20 119 (12.65%) Content Management
21 118 (12.54%) Microservices
22 116 (12.33%) User Experience
23 112 (11.90%) Node.js
24 109 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
25 105 (11.16%) Full Stack Development
26 100 (10.63%) Management Information System
27 98 (10.41%) Java
27 98 (10.41%) Degree

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
1 123 (13.07%) CMS
2 62 (6.59%) SharePoint
3 47 (4.99%) WordPress
4 37 (3.93%) Documentum
5 32 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (2.44%) Apache Spark
7 14 (1.49%) Confluence
8 11 (1.17%) Apache
9 9 (0.96%) Drupal
9 9 (0.96%) SAS
10 8 (0.85%) nginx
11 5 (0.53%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.53%) Red Hat Fuse
11 5 (0.53%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
12 4 (0.43%) Ethereum
12 4 (0.43%) Moodle
12 4 (0.43%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 74 (7.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 36 (3.83%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (3.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (2.98%) Photoshop
5 20 (2.13%) InDesign
5 20 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
6 17 (1.81%) Adobe Premiere
7 16 (1.70%) Spreadsheet
8 15 (1.59%) MS Visio
9 13 (1.38%) Acrobat
10 9 (0.96%) SPSS
11 7 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (0.74%) Sketch
12 4 (0.43%) Chatbot
13 3 (0.32%) InVision
14 1 (0.11%) Camtasia
14 1 (0.11%) Figma
14 1 (0.11%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 18 (1.91%) TrackWise
2 14 (1.49%) NetSuite
3 13 (1.38%) Shopify
4 6 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.21%) Magento
7 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.11%) SAP MM
8 1 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 188 (19.98%) Azure
2 173 (18.38%) AWS
3 85 (9.03%) Power Platform
4 70 (7.44%) GitHub
5 64 (6.80%) SaaS
6 58 (6.16%) GCP
7 42 (4.46%) Google Analytics
8 38 (4.04%) Veeva
9 33 (3.51%) Serverless
10 22 (2.34%) AWS CloudFormation
10 22 (2.34%) Heroku
10 22 (2.34%) npm
11 19 (2.02%) Smartsheet
12 18 (1.91%) IaaS
13 16 (1.70%) Google Tag Manager
14 13 (1.38%) Fastly
14 13 (1.38%) PaaS
15 12 (1.28%) Yarn
16 11 (1.17%) Microsoft 365
16 11 (1.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.02%) DNS
2 16 (1.70%) Broadband
3 15 (1.59%) Firewall
4 14 (1.49%) Intranet
4 14 (1.49%) VPN
5 12 (1.28%) Network Security
6 11 (1.17%) WAN
7 10 (1.06%) BGP
7 10 (1.06%) OSPF
8 7 (0.74%) LAN
8 7 (0.74%) SSH
9 6 (0.64%) Ethernet
9 6 (0.64%) Internet
9 6 (0.64%) Intrusion Detection
9 6 (0.64%) IPsec
10 5 (0.53%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.53%) VLAN
11 4 (0.43%) HTTP
11 4 (0.43%) MPLS
11 4 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (9.14%) Data Warehouse
2 85 (9.03%) Power BI
3 75 (7.97%) SQL Server
4 64 (6.80%) MySQL
5 62 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
6 49 (5.21%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 47 (4.99%) NoSQL
8 45 (4.78%) Big Data
9 43 (4.57%) Relational Database
10 26 (2.76%) Redis
11 18 (1.91%) Blockchain
12 14 (1.49%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
12 14 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.49%) Oracle Database 12c
12 14 (1.49%) Oracle ODI
13 13 (1.38%) BigQuery
14 10 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.06%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 92 (9.78%) Git (software)
2 63 (6.70%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.66%) Selenium
4 23 (2.44%) JIRA
5 21 (2.23%) GitLab
5 21 (2.23%) Spinnaker
6 20 (2.13%) Cypress.io
7 19 (2.02%) Bitbucket
8 18 (1.91%) Xcode
9 16 (1.70%) Storybook
9 16 (1.70%) webpack
10 12 (1.28%) git-flow
11 11 (1.17%) gulp
12 10 (1.06%) Babel
12 10 (1.06%) Grunt
12 10 (1.06%) Visual Studio
13 8 (0.85%) IntelliJ
13 8 (0.85%) JUnit
13 8 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (0.74%) Mocha
General
1 203 (21.57%) Social Skills
2 151 (16.05%) Finance
3 141 (14.98%) Marketing
4 139 (14.77%) Analytical Skills
5 62 (6.59%) Retail
6 45 (4.78%) Legal
7 35 (3.72%) Games
7 35 (3.72%) Pharmaceutical
8 34 (3.61%) Automotive
9 33 (3.51%) Presentation Skills
10 32 (3.40%) Advertising
11 22 (2.34%) Multimedia
12 20 (2.13%) German Language
12 20 (2.13%) Organisational Skills
13 19 (2.02%) Music Industry
14 18 (1.91%) French Language
14 18 (1.91%) Italian Language
14 18 (1.91%) Police
14 18 (1.91%) Spanish Language
15 16 (1.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 217 (23.06%) Developer
2 95 (10.10%) Software Engineer
3 76 (8.08%) Analyst
4 54 (5.74%) Senior Developer
5 47 (4.99%) Administrator
6 44 (4.68%) Data Administrator
6 44 (4.68%) Senior Software Engineer
7 38 (4.04%) Consultant
8 36 (3.83%) Project Manager
9 34 (3.61%) Architect
10 33 (3.51%) Data Engineer
10 33 (3.51%) E-Commerce Administrator
11 32 (3.40%) Senior Manager
12 31 (3.29%) Product Owner
13 25 (2.66%) React Developer
14 24 (2.55%) C# Software Engineer
15 23 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
15 23 (2.44%) Principal Engineer
15 23 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
15 23 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (19.87%) HTML
2 156 (16.58%) CSS
3 130 (13.82%) React
4 112 (11.90%) Node.js
5 78 (8.29%) RESTful
6 73 (7.76%) .NET
7 59 (6.27%) Kafka
8 54 (5.74%) REST
9 47 (4.99%) HTML5
10 43 (4.57%) AngularJS
11 42 (4.46%) Sass
12 39 (4.14%) GraphQL
13 33 (3.51%) Next.js
14 29 (3.08%) Web Services
15 28 (2.98%) CSS3
15 28 (2.98%) XML
16 24 (2.55%) Redux
17 22 (2.34%) jQuery
18 21 (2.23%) React Native
19 20 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 116 (12.33%) User Experience
2 100 (10.63%) Management Information System
3 74 (7.86%) Social Media
4 56 (5.95%) Life Science
5 44 (4.68%) Driving Licence
6 36 (3.83%) Data Structures
7 32 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
8 31 (3.29%) FMCG
9 28 (2.98%) Mobile App
10 23 (2.44%) Cloud Native
11 20 (2.13%) iPad
12 19 (2.02%) Virtual Team
13 18 (1.91%) Biotechnology
13 18 (1.91%) Pharmacovigilance
14 15 (1.59%) iPhone
14 15 (1.59%) Video Editing
15 14 (1.49%) AS400
15 14 (1.49%) iSeries
15 14 (1.49%) Private Cloud
16 12 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 36 (3.83%) Apple iOS
2 33 (3.51%) Windows
3 21 (2.23%) Android
4 16 (1.70%) Linux
5 10 (1.06%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.74%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.53%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (0.53%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.21%) Unix
9 1 (0.11%) Debian
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.11%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (35.49%) Agile Software Development
2 261 (27.74%) Analytics
3 181 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 141 (14.98%) Problem-Solving
5 125 (13.28%) DevOps
6 124 (13.18%) TDD
7 119 (12.65%) Content Management
8 118 (12.54%) Microservices
9 109 (11.58%) Business Intelligence
10 105 (11.16%) Full Stack Development
11 94 (9.99%) Data Modelling
12 88 (9.35%) E-Commerce
13 85 (9.03%) SEO
14 80 (8.50%) Project Management
14 80 (8.50%) Scrum
15 75 (7.97%) Data Analysis
16 66 (7.01%) BDD
16 66 (7.01%) SDLC
17 65 (6.91%) Prototyping
18 61 (6.48%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 212 (22.53%) SQL
2 193 (20.51%) JavaScript
3 158 (16.79%) Python
4 130 (13.82%) C#
5 98 (10.41%) Java
6 74 (7.86%) TypeScript
7 57 (6.06%) PHP
7 57 (6.06%) Scala
8 44 (4.68%) VB
9 39 (4.14%) Go
10 32 (3.40%) ES6
11 24 (2.55%) R
12 22 (2.34%) Apple Swift
12 22 (2.34%) Objective-C
12 22 (2.34%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.23%) VBScript
14 18 (1.91%) PL/1
15 17 (1.81%) Ruby
16 16 (1.70%) C
17 13 (1.38%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 98 (10.41%) Degree
2 32 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (2.76%) PMI Certification
4 25 (2.66%) PMP
5 13 (1.38%) Security Cleared
6 9 (0.96%) Master's Degree
7 7 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.53%) PhD
9 4 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.32%) CISSP
10 3 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.21%) CISA
11 2 (0.21%) CISM
11 2 (0.21%) HNC
11 2 (0.21%) ISEB
11 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.21%) MCP
11 2 (0.21%) MCSE
11 2 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.11%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (8.71%) QA
2 34 (3.61%) Accessibility
3 14 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (1.17%) GMP
5 10 (1.06%) Data Quality
6 7 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.53%) NIST
7 5 (0.53%) SLA
8 4 (0.43%) OASIS TOSCA
9 3 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.32%) PMO
10 2 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.21%) GDPR
10 2 (0.21%) GRC
11 1 (0.11%) COBIT
11 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (9.14%) Docker
2 19 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (0.43%) KVM
7 3 (0.32%) Terminal Services
7 3 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.21%) Varnish
8 2 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.21%) vSphere
9 1 (0.11%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 70 (7.44%) Kubernetes
2 56 (5.95%) Terraform
3 9 (0.96%) SCCM
4 8 (0.85%) Puppet
5 7 (0.74%) Jamf Pro
6 5 (0.53%) Data Guard
6 5 (0.53%) Kubeflow
6 5 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
7 2 (0.21%) Ansible
7 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.11%) Kibana
8 1 (0.11%) Opsgenie
8 1 (0.11%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.11%) WMI
Vendors
1 135 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.14%) Google
3 50 (5.31%) Adobe
4 49 (5.21%) Oracle
5 42 (4.46%) SAP
6 37 (3.93%) OpenText
7 32 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
8 25 (2.66%) Twitter
9 23 (2.44%) Apple
9 23 (2.44%) Facebook
10 22 (2.34%) Instagram
11 20 (2.13%) Workday
12 15 (1.59%) JD Edwards
12 15 (1.59%) Quadient
13 14 (1.49%) LANSA
14 13 (1.38%) VMware
15 11 (1.17%) YouTube
16 9 (0.96%) Cisco
16 9 (0.96%) Zscaler
17 8 (0.85%) Cloudera