Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 451 384 306
Rank change year-on-year -67 -78 +58
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 1,123 1,478 2,101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.66% 0.83% 1.06%
As % of the General category 1.60% 1.93% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 806 1,156 1,477
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £31,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 70,177 76,590 86,947
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.38% 43.27% 43.82%
Number of salaries quoted 53,971 56,943 71,113
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -74 1,075 £55,000 +10.00% 165
London -69 586 £60,000 +14.29% 78
UK excluding London -8 507 £45,000 - 89
South East -27 225 £50,000 +6.38% 28
Midlands +58 110 £37,500 -25.00% 16
West Midlands +75 103 £40,000 -20.00% 13
North of England +29 90 £43,000 +11.69% 23
North West +43 67 £52,500 -4.55% 12
East of England -13 46 £50,000 +11.11% 16
South West -32 25 £32,500 -31.58% 4
Yorkshire +4 15 £26,500 -29.33% 8
Scotland -5 12 £55,000 +10.00% 2
North East -13 8 £40,000 +79.78% 3
East Midlands +7 7 £35,000 +29.63% 3
Wales -8 5 £42,500 +9.36%

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 384 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (24.04%) Finance
3 197 (17.54%) Java
4 188 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
5 176 (15.67%) JavaScript
6 172 (15.32%) Retail
7 170 (15.14%) Microsoft
8 157 (13.98%) Degree
9 152 (13.54%) HTML
10 146 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
11 143 (12.73%) SQL
11 143 (12.73%) SAP
12 142 (12.64%) Scrum
13 138 (12.29%) Marketing
13 138 (12.29%) Analytics
14 135 (12.02%) Python
15 134 (11.93%) Self-Motivation
16 130 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
17 126 (11.22%) CSS
18 124 (11.04%) CRM
19 117 (10.42%) Linux
20 114 (10.15%) ITIL
21 112 (9.97%) Manufacturing
21 112 (9.97%) Software Engineering
22 108 (9.62%) Project Management
23 107 (9.53%) Computer Science
24 103 (9.17%) Windows
25 98 (8.73%) TDD
26 93 (8.28%) User Experience
27 90 (8.01%) DevOps

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 78 (6.95%) CMS
2 44 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 36 (3.21%) WordPress
4 32 (2.85%) Confluence
5 24 (2.14%) Apache
6 22 (1.96%) Drupal
7 18 (1.60%) Apache Spark
7 18 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (1.60%) nginx
8 14 (1.25%) Apache Solr
8 14 (1.25%) JBoss
9 11 (0.98%) Oracle Service Bus
10 10 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (0.89%) SAS
10 10 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (0.71%) IIS
13 7 (0.62%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.62%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 88 (7.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 87 (7.75%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 41 (3.65%) MS Visio
5 26 (2.32%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
7 9 (0.80%) FrameMaker
7 9 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
8 8 (0.71%) Photoshop
9 7 (0.62%) HipChat
9 7 (0.62%) Mingle
10 5 (0.45%) Camtasia
11 4 (0.36%) InfoPath
11 4 (0.36%) InVision
12 3 (0.27%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.18%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.18%) InDesign
13 2 (0.18%) RoboHelp
13 2 (0.18%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 11 (0.98%) SAP APO
3 11 (0.98%) SAP CO
3 11 (0.98%) SAP FI
3 11 (0.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (0.89%) SAP S/4HANA
5 8 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
6 7 (0.62%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.53%) SAP FSCM
8 5 (0.45%) Infor CRM
8 5 (0.45%) SAP CRM
8 5 (0.45%) SAP ERP
9 4 (0.36%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.36%) Sage CRM
9 4 (0.36%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
10 3 (0.27%) SAP QM
11 2 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.18%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 130 (11.58%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (6.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (4.99%) PaaS
4 43 (3.83%) IaaS
5 41 (3.65%) Office 365
5 41 (3.65%) SaaS
6 24 (2.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (1.87%) Google Analytics
8 20 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.60%) IBM Cloud
10 14 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (1.25%) Serverless
11 13 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 12 (1.07%) Slack
12 12 (1.07%) SuccessFactors
13 10 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
13 10 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
13 10 (0.89%) Google Play
14 9 (0.80%) CloudFront
14 9 (0.80%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.29%) Firewall
2 33 (2.94%) WAN
3 32 (2.85%) LAN
4 25 (2.23%) Internet
5 24 (2.14%) Intranet
6 19 (1.69%) DNS
7 16 (1.42%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.71%) HTTP
9 7 (0.62%) SAN
10 6 (0.53%) NetScaler
11 5 (0.45%) DHCP
11 5 (0.45%) IP Telephony
11 5 (0.45%) Wireless
12 4 (0.36%) AMQP
12 4 (0.36%) PCoIP
12 4 (0.36%) SMS
12 4 (0.36%) SSL
13 3 (0.27%) FTP
13 3 (0.27%) Network Security
13 3 (0.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (8.01%) SQL Server
2 61 (5.43%) Big Data
3 52 (4.63%) MySQL
4 50 (4.45%) NoSQL
5 34 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 29 (2.58%) MongoDB
7 28 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
8 27 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 22 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 17 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 17 (1.51%) Oracle Database 12c
11 15 (1.34%) Data Lake
11 15 (1.34%) Hadoop
12 13 (1.16%) Amazon RDS
13 11 (0.98%) Redis
14 9 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (0.71%) Power BI
16 7 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
16 7 (0.62%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 76 (6.77%) Git (software)
2 66 (5.88%) JIRA
3 51 (4.54%) Jenkins
4 17 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (1.34%) Selenium
6 14 (1.25%) Grunt
7 13 (1.16%) eCATT
7 13 (1.16%) LSMW
7 13 (1.16%) Subversion
8 12 (1.07%) Visual Studio
9 11 (0.98%) Gradle
10 10 (0.89%) Maven
10 10 (0.89%) TeamCity
11 9 (0.80%) JMeter
11 9 (0.80%) PEAR
12 8 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (0.71%) Bitbucket
12 8 (0.71%) gulp
13 7 (0.62%) Appium
13 7 (0.62%) JUnit
General
1 270 (24.04%) Finance
2 172 (15.32%) Retail
3 138 (12.29%) Marketing
4 112 (9.97%) Manufacturing
5 44 (3.92%) Legal
6 36 (3.21%) Advertising
7 25 (2.23%) Games
8 23 (2.05%) Multimedia
9 21 (1.87%) Banking
9 21 (1.87%) Law
10 19 (1.69%) Billing
11 16 (1.42%) Back Office
12 14 (1.25%) Automotive
12 14 (1.25%) French Language
12 14 (1.25%) German Language
13 13 (1.16%) Dutch Language
13 13 (1.16%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.98%) Investment Banking
15 10 (0.89%) Telecoms
16 8 (0.71%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 254 (22.62%) Developer
2 166 (14.78%) Analyst
3 99 (8.82%) Architect
4 94 (8.37%) Consultant
5 66 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 55 (4.90%) Business Analyst
7 47 (4.19%) Project Manager
8 46 (4.10%) Senior Developer
9 44 (3.92%) Java Developer
10 36 (3.21%) Software Engineer
11 32 (2.85%) SAP Consultant
12 31 (2.76%) Service Analyst
13 28 (2.49%) Support Analyst
14 27 (2.40%) JavaScript Developer
15 26 (2.32%) Administrator
15 26 (2.32%) Cloud Architect
15 26 (2.32%) IT Analyst
16 25 (2.23%) DevOps Engineer
17 24 (2.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 24 (2.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (13.54%) HTML
2 126 (11.22%) CSS
3 78 (6.95%) .NET
4 69 (6.14%) Node.js
5 58 (5.16%) React
5 58 (5.16%) Web Services
6 56 (4.99%) REST
7 50 (4.45%) AngularJS
7 50 (4.45%) Spring
8 49 (4.36%) HTML5
9 43 (3.83%) JSON
10 42 (3.74%) jQuery
11 41 (3.65%) RESTful
11 41 (3.65%) Spring Boot
12 36 (3.21%) CSS3
12 36 (3.21%) XML
13 35 (3.12%) Middleware
13 35 (3.12%) SOAP
14 34 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
15 27 (2.40%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 146 (13.00%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (11.93%) Self-Motivation
3 107 (9.53%) Computer Science
4 93 (8.28%) User Experience
5 86 (7.66%) Management Information System
6 53 (4.72%) Social Media
7 41 (3.65%) Enterprise Software
8 33 (2.94%) Mobile App
9 32 (2.85%) Fintech
10 30 (2.67%) Data Centre
11 28 (2.49%) CMDB
12 17 (1.51%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.51%) Driving Licence
12 17 (1.51%) PMI
12 17 (1.51%) Semantic Web
13 16 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (1.34%) Blog
14 15 (1.34%) Virtual Team
15 14 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
16 13 (1.16%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 117 (10.42%) Linux
2 103 (9.17%) Windows
3 49 (4.36%) Apple iOS
4 43 (3.83%) Unix
5 34 (3.03%) Android
5 34 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 22 (1.96%) Windows 10
7 18 (1.60%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (1.07%) Windows XP
9 10 (0.89%) Debian
9 10 (0.89%) Solaris
10 9 (0.80%) Mac OS
11 8 (0.71%) Mac OS X
11 8 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.62%) CentOS
13 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.27%) AIX
15 1 (0.089%) DC/OS
15 1 (0.089%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (34.19%) Agile Software Development
2 188 (16.74%) Problem-Solving
3 142 (12.64%) Scrum
4 138 (12.29%) Analytics
5 124 (11.04%) CRM
6 114 (10.15%) ITIL
7 112 (9.97%) Software Engineering
8 108 (9.62%) Project Management
9 98 (8.73%) TDD
10 90 (8.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 90 (8.01%) DevOps
11 82 (7.30%) Presales
12 79 (7.03%) Migration
13 76 (6.77%) Service Management
14 74 (6.59%) Microservices
15 71 (6.32%) PRINCE2
16 67 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
17 65 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
18 63 (5.61%) Machine Learning
19 62 (5.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 197 (17.54%) Java
2 176 (15.67%) JavaScript
3 143 (12.73%) SQL
4 135 (12.02%) Python
5 76 (6.77%) C#
6 66 (5.88%) PHP
7 50 (4.45%) C++
8 38 (3.38%) PowerShell
9 34 (3.03%) C
10 30 (2.67%) Scala
11 27 (2.40%) R
12 25 (2.23%) Java 8
13 24 (2.14%) ABAP
14 23 (2.05%) ES6
14 23 (2.05%) MATLAB
15 22 (1.96%) TypeScript
16 21 (1.87%) Objective-C
17 18 (1.60%) Apple Swift
18 16 (1.42%) Bash Shell
18 16 (1.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (13.98%) Degree
2 53 (4.72%) Security Cleared
3 50 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
4 40 (3.56%) PMI Certification
5 34 (3.03%) CISSP
5 34 (3.03%) PhD
6 32 (2.85%) ISEB
7 31 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 28 (2.49%) SC Cleared
9 27 (2.40%) MCSE
10 23 (2.05%) PMP
11 20 (1.78%) CEH
11 20 (1.78%) CompTIA Security+
12 17 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (1.34%) MCSD
14 12 (1.07%) CISM
14 12 (1.07%) Master's Degree
14 12 (1.07%) MCSA
15 11 (0.98%) CBAP
15 11 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (7.12%) QA
2 56 (4.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.32%) GDPR
4 20 (1.78%) GPG13
5 19 (1.69%) PMO
6 16 (1.42%) PCI DSS
7 14 (1.25%) ISO 9000
8 10 (0.89%) Data Quality
8 10 (0.89%) GCP
9 8 (0.71%) Cyber Essentials
9 8 (0.71%) SLA
10 6 (0.53%) COBIT
10 6 (0.53%) MiFID
11 5 (0.45%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.089%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 1 (0.089%) GxP
12 1 (0.089%) WCAG
System Software
1 62 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (5.34%) Docker
3 51 (4.54%) Active Directory
4 24 (2.14%) Hyper-V
5 11 (0.98%) XenApp
6 10 (0.89%) XenDesktop
7 7 (0.62%) Varnish
7 7 (0.62%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (0.36%) vSphere
10 3 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.18%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.089%) Dovecot
12 1 (0.089%) etcd
12 1 (0.089%) Postfix
12 1 (0.089%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.089%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.089%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (3.92%) Ansible
2 43 (3.83%) Puppet
3 42 (3.74%) Terraform
4 31 (2.76%) Kubernetes
5 27 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
6 17 (1.51%) SCOM
7 15 (1.34%) SCCM
8 10 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
9 9 (0.80%) Salt
10 8 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (0.53%) Data Guard
11 6 (0.53%) Oracle RMAN
12 4 (0.36%) vRealize
12 4 (0.36%) WSUS
13 3 (0.27%) Grafana
13 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
13 3 (0.27%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 1 (0.089%) Control-M
14 1 (0.089%) Nagios
Vendors
1 170 (15.14%) Microsoft
2 143 (12.73%) SAP
3 75 (6.68%) VMware
4 74 (6.59%) Oracle
5 67 (5.97%) Google
6 62 (5.52%) Salesforce.com
7 46 (4.10%) Adobe
8 43 (3.83%) Citrix
9 37 (3.29%) EMC
10 27 (2.40%) NetApp
11 26 (2.32%) Apple
12 20 (1.78%) CheckPoint
13 19 (1.69%) Cisco
14 18 (1.60%) IBM
15 11 (0.98%) Tableau
16 10 (0.89%) Cognos
16 10 (0.89%) LexisNexis
16 10 (0.89%) Red Hat
17 9 (0.80%) McAfee
17 9 (0.80%) New Relic