Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 447 390 302
Rank change year-on-year -57 -88 +92
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 1,042 1,449 2,048
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.81% 1.11%
As % of the General category 1.63% 1.84% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 788 996 1,444
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year +11.70% - +17.50%

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 63,784 78,581 78,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.94% 43.73% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49,054 57,854 63,966
UK median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £88,750 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 -39 1,012 £57,500 +15.00% 234
London -18 613 £57,500 +4.55% 95
UK excluding London -39 405 £52,500 +11.70% 144
South East -68 161 £55,000 +22.22% 34
Midlands +44 88 £40,000 -20.00% 25
West Midlands +24 83 £40,000 -20.00% 13
North of England +24 71 £47,500 +18.75% 59
East of England +2 64 £57,500 +22.34% 15
North West +27 57 £47,500 - 39
South West +6 17 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Yorkshire +17 13 £52,500 +35.48% 14
East Midlands +24 5 £41,500 -34.13% 12
Wales 0 5 £37,500 -5.93% 1
Scotland -10 3 £107,500 +115.00% 4
North East -6 1 £40,000 +50.94% 6

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 313 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (21.02%) Java
3 198 (19.00%) HTML
4 191 (18.33%) Finance
5 180 (17.27%) SQL
6 172 (16.51%) JavaScript
7 157 (15.07%) Python
7 157 (15.07%) Microsoft
8 154 (14.78%) CSS
9 151 (14.49%) Analytics
10 141 (13.53%) Degree
11 137 (13.15%) Retail
12 133 (12.76%) Software Engineering
13 123 (11.80%) Computer Science
14 119 (11.42%) C#
15 115 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
16 112 (10.75%) DevOps
17 111 (10.65%) Marketing
18 109 (10.46%) Machine Learning
19 107 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
20 105 (10.08%) TDD
21 100 (9.60%) Scrum
22 98 (9.40%) ITIL
23 97 (9.31%) C++
23 97 (9.31%) User Experience
24 95 (9.12%) SQL Server
24 95 (9.12%) Linux
24 95 (9.12%) Artificial Intelligence
25 94 (9.02%) .NET
26 91 (8.73%) Management Information System

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 71 (6.81%) CMS
2 52 (4.99%) WordPress
3 31 (2.98%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.40%) Apache
5 24 (2.30%) Drupal
6 17 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
6 17 (1.63%) MS Exchange
7 16 (1.54%) JBoss
8 15 (1.44%) Confluence
9 14 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 13 (1.25%) ExpressionEngine
11 11 (1.06%) IIS
11 11 (1.06%) nginx
12 10 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 10 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.86%) Tomcat
14 7 (0.67%) NetWeaver
15 6 (0.58%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.58%) MS Project Server
16 4 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 85 (8.16%) Microsoft Office
2 83 (7.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 38 (3.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 28 (2.69%) MS Visio
5 21 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
6 16 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
7 13 (1.25%) Mingle
8 7 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 6 (0.58%) Photoshop
10 5 (0.48%) Camtasia
11 4 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
11 4 (0.38%) FrameMaker
12 2 (0.19%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.19%) Adobe Premiere
12 2 (0.19%) Snapchat
12 2 (0.19%) SPSS
12 2 (0.19%) XMetaL
13 1 (0.096%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.096%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.096%) InVision
Business Applications
1 11 (1.06%) SAP CO
1 11 (1.06%) SAP FI
1 11 (1.06%) SAP FI/CO
2 10 (0.96%) SAP S/4HANA
3 8 (0.77%) SAP APO
4 6 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.58%) Magento
4 6 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.58%) Oracle Retail
4 6 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 6 (0.58%) SAP FSCM
5 3 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.19%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.096%) Adobe Campaign
7 1 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.096%) Elite 3E
7 1 (0.096%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.096%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.096%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 107 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (6.33%) Office 365
3 65 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 56 (5.37%) SaaS
5 49 (4.70%) IaaS
6 30 (2.88%) PaaS
7 26 (2.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 23 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
9 21 (2.02%) Google Analytics
10 17 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (1.44%) Amazon S3
11 15 (1.44%) Serverless
11 15 (1.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.96%) CloudFront
14 8 (0.77%) GitHub
15 7 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
15 7 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 7 (0.67%) Google Play
15 7 (0.67%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 58 (5.57%) Internet
2 39 (3.74%) Firewall
3 29 (2.78%) DNS
4 23 (2.21%) LAN
4 23 (2.21%) WAN
5 19 (1.82%) Intranet
5 19 (1.82%) TCP/IP
6 15 (1.44%) SSL
7 13 (1.25%) Wireless
8 7 (0.67%) IP Telephony
9 5 (0.48%) Broadband
9 5 (0.48%) Network Security
10 4 (0.38%) ADSL
10 4 (0.38%) VDSL
10 4 (0.38%) xDSL
11 3 (0.29%) DSL
11 3 (0.29%) HTTP
11 3 (0.29%) HTTPS
11 3 (0.29%) SAN
11 3 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (9.12%) SQL Server
2 72 (6.91%) MySQL
3 63 (6.05%) Big Data
4 46 (4.41%) MongoDB
5 44 (4.22%) NoSQL
6 39 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
7 25 (2.40%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (1.63%) Power BI
8 17 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
8 17 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
9 12 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (1.15%) Oracle Database
10 11 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (0.86%) Hadoop
11 9 (0.86%) QlikView
12 8 (0.77%) Relational Database
12 8 (0.77%) Snowflake Schema
13 7 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (0.67%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 66 (6.33%) Git (software)
2 44 (4.22%) Jenkins
3 32 (3.07%) JIRA
4 28 (2.69%) Selenium
5 26 (2.50%) Grunt
6 21 (2.02%) gulp
7 20 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (1.44%) JMeter
9 14 (1.34%) Subversion
9 14 (1.34%) Visual Studio
10 13 (1.25%) Mocha
11 12 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.15%) Cucumber
12 11 (1.06%) Gradle
13 10 (0.96%) eCATT
13 10 (0.96%) LSMW
13 10 (0.96%) Maven
13 10 (0.96%) PEAR
14 9 (0.86%) Jasmine
14 9 (0.86%) RSpec
General
1 191 (18.33%) Finance
2 137 (13.15%) Retail
3 111 (10.65%) Marketing
4 60 (5.76%) Manufacturing
5 52 (4.99%) Games
6 34 (3.26%) Advertising
7 31 (2.98%) Telecoms
8 24 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
9 23 (2.21%) Legal
10 22 (2.11%) Banking
11 19 (1.82%) Financial Institution
11 19 (1.82%) Multimedia
12 17 (1.63%) Investment Banking
13 16 (1.54%) Automotive
13 16 (1.54%) Front Office
14 15 (1.44%) Back Office
14 15 (1.44%) Billing
15 14 (1.34%) Law
16 9 (0.86%) Electronics
17 8 (0.77%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 265 (25.43%) Developer
2 141 (13.53%) Analyst
3 89 (8.54%) Architect
4 79 (7.58%) Consultant
5 51 (4.89%) Software Engineer
6 46 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
7 42 (4.03%) Senior Developer
8 37 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 36 (3.45%) Machine Learning Researcher
10 32 (3.07%) C# Developer
10 32 (3.07%) IT Engineer
11 31 (2.98%) Java Developer
11 31 (2.98%) Service Analyst
12 30 (2.88%) Support Analyst
13 28 (2.69%) Business Analyst
13 28 (2.69%) SQL Developer
14 27 (2.59%) Project Manager
14 27 (2.59%) React Developer
15 25 (2.40%) Administrator
15 25 (2.40%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (19.00%) HTML
2 154 (14.78%) CSS
3 94 (9.02%) .NET
4 77 (7.39%) Node.js
5 69 (6.62%) Natural Language Processing
6 67 (6.43%) HTML5
7 66 (6.33%) XML
8 58 (5.57%) AngularJS
9 56 (5.37%) jQuery
10 54 (5.18%) Web Services
11 52 (4.99%) React
12 51 (4.89%) CSS3
13 50 (4.80%) REST
14 44 (4.22%) Spring
15 39 (3.74%) TensorFlow
16 35 (3.36%) RESTful
17 34 (3.26%) JSON
18 33 (3.17%) Redux
19 32 (3.07%) SOAP
19 32 (3.07%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 97 (9.31%) User Experience
2 91 (8.73%) Management Information System
3 78 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
4 77 (7.39%) Self-Motivation
5 49 (4.70%) Social Media
6 45 (4.32%) Data Centre
7 44 (4.22%) Algorithms
8 34 (3.26%) Mobile App
9 30 (2.88%) Fintech
10 25 (2.40%) CMDB
11 23 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
12 20 (1.92%) Robotics
13 19 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (1.54%) Blog
14 16 (1.54%) Fixed Income
14 16 (1.54%) Smart City
15 15 (1.44%) Equities
16 13 (1.25%) Security Operations Centre
17 12 (1.15%) Public Cloud
18 11 (1.06%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 95 (9.12%) Linux
2 75 (7.20%) Windows
3 40 (3.84%) Android
4 37 (3.55%) Unix
5 35 (3.36%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.30%) Windows 7
7 14 (1.34%) Windows 10
7 14 (1.34%) Windows Server
7 14 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.15%) Solaris
9 8 (0.77%) CentOS
9 8 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.58%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.58%) Mac OS X
11 4 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
11 4 (0.38%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.29%) Amazon Linux
12 3 (0.29%) Debian
13 1 (0.096%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (30.04%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (14.49%) Analytics
3 133 (12.76%) Software Engineering
4 123 (11.80%) Computer Science
5 115 (11.04%) Problem-Solving
6 112 (10.75%) DevOps
7 109 (10.46%) Machine Learning
8 105 (10.08%) TDD
9 100 (9.60%) Scrum
10 98 (9.40%) ITIL
11 95 (9.12%) Artificial Intelligence
12 86 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 81 (7.77%) Deep Learning
14 80 (7.68%) Business Intelligence
15 78 (7.49%) Presales
15 78 (7.49%) Project Management
16 76 (7.29%) Test Automation
17 74 (7.10%) Bayesian Methods
18 72 (6.91%) Migration
19 71 (6.81%) Probabilistic Modelling
Programming Languages
1 219 (21.02%) Java
2 180 (17.27%) SQL
3 172 (16.51%) JavaScript
4 157 (15.07%) Python
5 119 (11.42%) C#
6 97 (9.31%) C++
7 70 (6.72%) PHP
8 49 (4.70%) C
9 36 (3.45%) R
10 35 (3.36%) T-SQL
11 28 (2.69%) MATLAB
12 27 (2.59%) ABAP
13 26 (2.50%) Kotlin
14 24 (2.30%) PowerShell
14 24 (2.30%) TypeScript
15 20 (1.92%) ES6
15 20 (1.92%) VBA
16 19 (1.82%) Apple Swift
16 19 (1.82%) Objective-C
17 18 (1.73%) Scala
Qualifications
1 141 (13.53%) Degree
2 74 (7.10%) PhD
3 50 (4.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 43 (4.13%) MPhil
5 39 (3.74%) CISSP
6 30 (2.88%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (2.78%) ISEB
8 28 (2.69%) CEH
9 27 (2.59%) PMI Certification
10 20 (1.92%) CISM
11 17 (1.63%) CCIE
11 17 (1.63%) PMP
12 15 (1.44%) CompTIA Security+
13 14 (1.34%) ISTQB
14 13 (1.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 13 (1.25%) CCSP
14 13 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
14 13 (1.25%) SANS
14 13 (1.25%) Security Cleared
14 13 (1.25%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (8.54%) QA
2 33 (3.17%) GDPR
3 27 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 22 (2.11%) SLA
5 18 (1.73%) PMO
6 17 (1.63%) ISO 9000
7 16 (1.54%) Data Quality
8 15 (1.44%) GPG13
9 7 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.67%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.19%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.19%) GxP
11 1 (0.096%) MiFID
System Software
1 69 (6.62%) Docker
2 65 (6.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (5.18%) Active Directory
4 19 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
6 5 (0.48%) Varnish
6 5 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.38%) XenApp
8 3 (0.29%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.19%) BitLocker
9 2 (0.19%) vSphere
10 1 (0.096%) Dovecot
10 1 (0.096%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 28 (2.69%) Kubernetes
2 26 (2.50%) Terraform
3 22 (2.11%) Puppet
4 19 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (1.63%) Ansible
6 13 (1.25%) SCOM
7 10 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
8 9 (0.86%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (0.58%) SCCM
10 5 (0.48%) Prometheus
11 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
12 2 (0.19%) Grafana
13 1 (0.096%) Consul
13 1 (0.096%) Galera Cluster
13 1 (0.096%) Kibana
13 1 (0.096%) Marathon
13 1 (0.096%) Mesos
13 1 (0.096%) Packer
13 1 (0.096%) Salt
13 1 (0.096%) vRealize
Vendors
1 157 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 86 (8.25%) VMware
3 85 (8.16%) SAP
4 77 (7.39%) Google
5 63 (6.05%) Adobe
6 52 (4.99%) EMC
7 41 (3.93%) Cisco
8 37 (3.55%) Oracle
9 36 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
10 33 (3.17%) NetApp
11 27 (2.59%) Citrix
11 27 (2.59%) Dell
12 24 (2.30%) Apple
13 21 (2.02%) Tableau
14 16 (1.54%) F5
14 16 (1.54%) Splunk
15 15 (1.44%) CheckPoint
16 13 (1.25%) Telerik
17 12 (1.15%) Atlassian
17 12 (1.15%) Red Hat