Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Re-Platforming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Re-Platforming over the 6 months to 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Re-Platforming
UK
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 617 826 842
Rank change year-on-year +209 +16 +98
Permanent jobs citing Re-Platforming 160 180 286
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 152 150 208
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £69,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.45% +6.15%
10th Percentile £46,375 £36,648 £45,000
90th Percentile £145,000 £125,000 £130,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £59,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -7.56% +8.18%

Re-Platforming is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 60,313 114,969 138,225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.40% 92.10% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 48,609 92,106 110,401
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,125 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.52% +2.22% -

Re-Platforming
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Re-Platforming as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Re-Platforming in the UK

Re-Platforming
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Re-Platforming.

Salary trend for Re-Platforming in the UK

Re-Platforming
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Re-Platforming over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Re-Platforming in the UK

Re-Platforming
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Re-Platforming within the UK over the 6 months to 27 January 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 +241 149 £70,000 - 29
London +180 86 £92,500 +8.82% 17
UK excluding London +188 65 £60,000 +9.09% 12
Work from Home -47 31 £62,500 -26.47% 7
South East +155 27 £80,000 -
North of England +88 26 £55,000 - 12
Yorkshire +52 15 £55,000 - 4
North West +66 11 £60,000 +18.23% 8
Midlands +81 7 £45,000 +36.36%
East Midlands +65 6 £46,250 -22.92%
East of England +101 3 £72,500 +38.10%
West Midlands +44 1 £45,000 +36.36%
Wales +40 1 £60,000 +2.13%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, IT jobs citing Re-Platforming 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 Re-Platforming.

1 84 (52.50%) Azure
2 83 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (51.25%) AWS
4 64 (40.00%) DevOps
4 64 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 60 (37.50%) Microservices
6 56 (35.00%) Scrum
7 55 (34.38%) GCP
8 52 (32.50%) Java
9 49 (30.63%) PaaS
9 49 (30.63%) Docker
10 45 (28.13%) Cloud Native
11 41 (25.63%) SAP
12 38 (23.75%) Domain-Driven Design
12 38 (23.75%) Thought Leadership
13 37 (23.13%) IBM
14 36 (22.50%) .NET
15 33 (20.63%) Red Hat
15 33 (20.63%) Google
16 32 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
17 31 (19.38%) OpenShift
17 31 (19.38%) IBM Cloud
18 30 (18.75%) C#
18 30 (18.75%) Finance
19 29 (18.13%) The Twelve-Factor App
20 28 (17.50%) Public Cloud
21 26 (16.25%) Python
22 25 (15.63%) Spring
23 22 (13.75%) Java EE
24 21 (13.13%) Microsoft

Re-Platforming
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 32 (20.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 18 (11.25%) Tomcat
3 16 (10.00%) WebSphere
4 15 (9.38%) WebLogic
5 7 (4.38%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.88%) CMS
7 2 (1.25%) Confluence
7 2 (1.25%) WordPress
8 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Fuse
8 1 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.63%) InVision
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.63%) Sketch
2 1 (0.63%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Shopify
2 2 (1.25%) Magento
2 2 (1.25%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 84 (52.50%) Azure
2 82 (51.25%) AWS
3 55 (34.38%) GCP
4 49 (30.63%) PaaS
5 31 (19.38%) IBM Cloud
5 31 (19.38%) OpenShift
6 12 (7.50%) Serverless
7 9 (5.63%) IaaS
8 7 (4.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (4.38%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (3.75%) Amazon EKS
9 6 (3.75%) AWS CodePipeline
10 5 (3.13%) Amazon S3
10 5 (3.13%) AWS CodeDeploy
11 4 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (2.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (2.50%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (2.50%) AWS CodeBuild
12 3 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.50%) Firewall
1 4 (2.50%) HTTP
1 4 (2.50%) LAN
1 4 (2.50%) WAN
2 3 (1.88%) VPN
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (0.63%) SSL
3 1 (0.63%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.63%) VSAN
3 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.63%) NoSQL
2 8 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.38%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.75%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.13%) Amazon Athena
5 5 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (2.50%) Data Lake
6 4 (2.50%) Redis
7 3 (1.88%) Big Data
7 3 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.25%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.25%) BigQuery
8 2 (1.25%) Impala
8 2 (1.25%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.63%) Ingres
9 1 (0.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (10.63%) Jenkins
2 8 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.75%) JIRA
4 3 (1.88%) DbUnit
4 3 (1.88%) jMock
4 3 (1.88%) JUnit
4 3 (1.88%) Maven
4 3 (1.88%) Mockito
4 3 (1.88%) SonarQube
4 3 (1.88%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.25%) Bitbucket
5 2 (1.25%) Cypress.io
5 2 (1.25%) Postman
6 1 (0.63%) Bitbucket Server
6 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.63%) Hudson
6 1 (0.63%) JMeter
6 1 (0.63%) Selenium
General
1 30 (18.75%) Finance
2 16 (10.00%) Public Sector
3 12 (7.50%) Banking
3 12 (7.50%) Marketing
4 8 (5.00%) Retail
5 5 (3.13%) Back Office
6 3 (1.88%) Front Office
7 2 (1.25%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.25%) Publishing
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 62 (38.75%) Architect
2 33 (20.63%) Cloud Architect
3 26 (16.25%) AWS Architect
4 22 (13.75%) Developer
4 22 (13.75%) Java Architect
5 20 (12.50%) Cloud Native Architect
5 20 (12.50%) Technical Architect
6 18 (11.25%) AWS DevOps
7 16 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
8 15 (9.38%) Java Technical Architect
9 14 (8.75%) Azure Architect
10 13 (8.13%) DevOps Architect
11 12 (7.50%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.88%) Lead Architect
13 10 (6.25%) Lead Cloud Architect
14 9 (5.63%) Analyst
14 9 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
14 9 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
15 7 (4.38%) Data Engineer
15 7 (4.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (22.50%) .NET
2 25 (15.63%) Spring
3 22 (13.75%) Java EE
4 21 (13.13%) Spring Boot
5 20 (12.50%) Spring Cloud
6 14 (8.75%) Web Services
7 8 (5.00%) HTML
8 7 (4.38%) React
8 7 (4.38%) RESTful
9 6 (3.75%) AngularJS
9 6 (3.75%) Kafka
9 6 (3.75%) Vue.js
10 5 (3.13%) PySpark
11 4 (2.50%) .NET Framework
11 4 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (2.50%) CSS
11 4 (2.50%) HTML5
11 4 (2.50%) Node.js
11 4 (2.50%) Sass
11 4 (2.50%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 45 (28.13%) Cloud Native
2 28 (17.50%) Public Cloud
3 12 (7.50%) NHS
4 5 (3.13%) Blog
5 4 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.25%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.25%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.25%) Market Risk
7 2 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.25%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.25%) User Experience
8 1 (0.63%) Analytical Mindset
8 1 (0.63%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.25%) Linux
2 9 (5.63%) Windows
3 3 (1.88%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) VMS
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (51.88%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (40.00%) DevOps
3 60 (37.50%) Microservices
4 56 (35.00%) Scrum
5 38 (23.75%) Domain-Driven Design
5 38 (23.75%) Thought Leadership
6 29 (18.13%) The Twelve-Factor App
7 19 (11.88%) Project Delivery
7 19 (11.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (11.25%) TDD
9 17 (10.63%) Computer Science
9 17 (10.63%) Data Integration
9 17 (10.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 17 (10.63%) Test Automation
10 16 (10.00%) Architecture Roadmap
10 16 (10.00%) Fintech
10 16 (10.00%) Mathematics
10 16 (10.00%) Product Management
10 16 (10.00%) Software Architecture
11 12 (7.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 52 (32.50%) Java
2 30 (18.75%) C#
3 26 (16.25%) Python
4 18 (11.25%) SQL
5 16 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (4.38%) Go
6 7 (4.38%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.75%) Scala
8 4 (2.50%) PHP
9 3 (1.88%) C++
9 3 (1.88%) ES6
9 3 (1.88%) Ruby
10 2 (1.25%) C
10 2 (1.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (10.63%) Degree
2 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.13%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.63%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.88%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 49 (30.63%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) XenApp
2 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 64 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (5.00%) Terraform
3 2 (1.25%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.25%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Ansible
4 1 (0.63%) Salt
4 1 (0.63%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 41 (25.63%) SAP
2 37 (23.13%) IBM
3 33 (20.63%) Google
3 33 (20.63%) Red Hat
4 21 (13.13%) Microsoft
5 7 (4.38%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (3.75%) Informatica
6 6 (3.75%) MuleSoft
6 6 (3.75%) Oracle
7 5 (3.13%) Databricks
8 4 (2.50%) Guidewire
8 4 (2.50%) StreamSets
9 3 (1.88%) Cisco
9 3 (1.88%) hybris
10 2 (1.25%) ATG
10 2 (1.25%) Dell
10 2 (1.25%) SnapLogic
10 2 (1.25%) Talend
10 2 (1.25%) VMware
10 2 (1.25%) WooCommerce