Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Pyramid skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Pyramid over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Pyramid
UK
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1129 1119 1209
Rank change year-on-year -10 +90 +52
Permanent jobs citing Pyramid 65 79 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.043% 0.047%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.090% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 65 73 85
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £67,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -14.81% +68.75% -3.03%

Pyramid is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 72081 72571 81919
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 40.13% 39.11% 38.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60014 62827 70309
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Pyramid
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Pyramid as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Pyramid in the UK

Pyramid
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Pyramid.

Salary trend for Pyramid in the UK

Pyramid
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Pyramid over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Pyramid in the UK

Pyramid
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Pyramid within the UK over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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 +5 65 £60,000 - 5
London -14 39 £80,000 +33.33% 4
UK excluding London +24 26 £57,500 -14.81% 1
Yorkshire +49 22 £57,500 +4.55% 1
North of England +15 22 £57,500 +4.55% 1
South East +34 4 £45,000 -33.33%

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Pyramid also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Pyramid.

1 65 (100.00%) Python
2 56 (86.15%) TDD
3 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (78.46%) C++
5 47 (72.31%) Java
6 39 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
7 37 (56.92%) PHP
8 36 (55.38%) C#
8 36 (55.38%) Test Automation
8 36 (55.38%) SDET
9 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
10 20 (30.77%) Linux
10 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
11 18 (27.69%) Django
12 17 (26.15%) MongoDB
13 16 (24.62%) Software Engineering
13 16 (24.62%) Web Development
13 16 (24.62%) OO
13 16 (24.62%) SQL
14 15 (23.08%) Finance
14 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
15 12 (18.46%) HTML
15 12 (18.46%) CSS
15 12 (18.46%) BDD
16 11 (16.92%) Matplotlib
16 11 (16.92%) D3.js
16 11 (16.92%) Highcharts JS
16 11 (16.92%) Pandas
16 11 (16.92%) Oracle
16 11 (16.92%) Windows

Pyramid
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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (30.77%) NoSQL
2 17 (26.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 11 (16.92%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.15%) Subversion
4 1 (1.54%) Capybara
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (1.54%) RSpec
4 1 (1.54%) Selenium
4 1 (1.54%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 65 (100.00%) Developer
2 36 (55.38%) Developer in Test
3 29 (44.62%) Agile Developer
3 29 (44.62%) Python Developer
4 23 (35.38%) Software Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Senior Python Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Django Developer
6 5 (7.69%) Python/Django Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Junior
7 2 (3.08%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.08%) Junior Python Developer
8 1 (1.54%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (1.54%) IoT Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Java Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Ruby Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Smart Energy Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Technical Developer
8 1 (1.54%) Technical Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) Django
2 12 (18.46%) CSS
2 12 (18.46%) HTML
3 11 (16.92%) D3.js
3 11 (16.92%) Highcharts JS
3 11 (16.92%) Matplotlib
3 11 (16.92%) NumPy
3 11 (16.92%) Pandas
3 11 (16.92%) SciPy
4 9 (13.85%) Flask
4 9 (13.85%) HTML5
4 9 (13.85%) jQuery
4 9 (13.85%) Pylons
5 8 (12.31%) SQLAlchemy
6 5 (7.69%) Ajax
6 5 (7.69%) Node.js
6 5 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
6 5 (7.69%) web2py
7 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
7 4 (6.15%) Twisted
Miscellaneous
1 39 (60.00%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (16.92%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.92%) Hedge funds
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) Fintech
4 1 (1.54%) iPad
4 1 (1.54%) Smart Energy
4 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (30.77%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Windows
3 4 (6.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (86.15%) TDD
2 52 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (55.38%) SDET
3 36 (55.38%) Test Automation
4 16 (24.62%) OO
4 16 (24.62%) Software Engineering
4 16 (24.62%) Web Development
5 12 (18.46%) BDD
6 11 (16.92%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (16.92%) Mathematics
6 11 (16.92%) Refactoring
6 11 (16.92%) Unit Testing
7 10 (15.38%) Scrum
8 5 (7.69%) Open Source
8 5 (7.69%) Open Source Development
9 4 (6.15%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.15%) MVC
9 4 (6.15%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (1.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Python
2 51 (78.46%) C++
3 47 (72.31%) Java
4 37 (56.92%) PHP
5 36 (55.38%) C#
6 24 (36.92%) JavaScript
7 16 (24.62%) SQL
8 6 (9.23%) Ruby
9 5 (7.69%) C
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.54%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Oracle
2 1 (1.54%) Capita