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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Regulatory Compliance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Regulatory Compliance over the 6 months to 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Regulatory Compliance
UK
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 511 718 683
Rank change year-on-year +207 -35 +194
Permanent jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 1,077 297 110
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.26% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 0.28% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 230 139 86
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,486 £40,000
25th Percentile £48,000 £47,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% -3.70% -6.90%
75th Percentile £87,500 £81,875 £95,000
90th Percentile £100,502 £90,000 £115,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% -9.09% +4.76%

Regulatory Compliance 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 163,611 107,228 60,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.79% 94.06% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 84,033 72,697 49,132
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Regulatory Compliance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Regulatory Compliance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Regulatory Compliance.

Salary trend for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Regulatory Compliance over the 6 months to 8 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Regulatory Compliance in the UK

Regulatory Compliance
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance within the UK over the 6 months to 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +163 849 £65,000 -7.14% 45
UK excluding London +163 478 £52,500 +5.00% 29
London +40 410 £79,500 +6.00% 21
Work from Home -17 302 £65,000 -3.70% 15
North of England +22 150 £50,000 +9.89% 9
South East +6 97 £52,000 -9.57% 2
Midlands +20 78 £50,000 - 4
Yorkshire +33 77 £53,750 +34.38% 3
West Midlands +10 70 £50,000 - 3
North West -27 65 £50,000 -28.57% 6
East of England -15 58 £52,500 -27.59% 6
South West +21 46 £70,000 +9.38% 3
Scotland -8 43 £40,000 -11.11% 4
East Midlands -4 9 - - 1
North East -7 8 £43,800 -4.78%
Wales -17 6 £52,500 +41.89% 1
Northern Ireland - 5 £48,000 -

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, IT jobs citing Regulatory Compliance 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 Regulatory Compliance.

1 642 (59.61%) Finance
2 432 (40.11%) Agile
3 382 (35.47%) Problem-Solving
4 310 (28.78%) Analytical Skills
4 310 (28.78%) Project Management
5 270 (25.07%) Time Management
6 263 (24.42%) Social Skills
7 256 (23.77%) Presentation Skills
8 254 (23.58%) Marketing
8 254 (23.58%) Degree
9 251 (23.31%) Business Development
10 241 (22.38%) SAS
11 240 (22.28%) Good Clinical Practice
12 237 (22.01%) CDISC
13 232 (21.54%) Java
14 227 (21.08%) Quality Management
15 220 (20.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
16 199 (18.48%) Big Data
17 188 (17.46%) Information Governance
18 183 (16.99%) SQL
18 183 (16.99%) Social Network
19 182 (16.90%) CI/CD
20 180 (16.71%) Mentoring
21 179 (16.62%) Cybersecurity
22 169 (15.69%) Social Media
23 168 (15.60%) Risk Management
24 164 (15.23%) E-Discovery
25 163 (15.13%) AWS
26 156 (14.48%) Analytics
27 144 (13.37%) Jenkins

Regulatory Compliance
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
1 241 (22.38%) SAS
2 32 (2.97%) SharePoint
3 31 (2.88%) IBM Domino
4 30 (2.79%) Apache Spark
5 22 (2.04%) Confluence
6 19 (1.76%) nginx
6 19 (1.76%) OpenStack
7 18 (1.67%) Apache
8 17 (1.58%) Apache Airflow
8 17 (1.58%) IIS
9 5 (0.46%) MS Exchange
10 4 (0.37%) CMS
10 4 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.19%) Documentum
11 2 (0.19%) JBoss
11 2 (0.19%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.19%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.093%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 19 (1.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (1.58%) Sketch
3 12 (1.11%) Adobe XD
4 10 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (0.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.19%) EPLAN
9 1 (0.093%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.093%) Gephi
9 1 (0.093%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (0.46%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 2 (0.19%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 163 (15.13%) AWS
2 89 (8.26%) Azure
3 74 (6.87%) SaaS
4 68 (6.31%) Cloud Computing
5 59 (5.48%) OpenShift
6 52 (4.83%) GCP
7 44 (4.09%) Microsoft 365
8 21 (1.95%) Azure Sentinel
9 19 (1.76%) MinIO
10 17 (1.58%) Amazon EMR
10 17 (1.58%) Figma
11 9 (0.84%) IaaS
11 9 (0.84%) PaaS
12 8 (0.74%) Snowflake
13 6 (0.56%) Mimecast
13 6 (0.56%) Power Platform
14 5 (0.46%) Azure DevOps
14 5 (0.46%) OneDrive
15 4 (0.37%) Basecamp
16 3 (0.28%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 96 (8.91%) HTTP
2 83 (7.71%) Network Security
3 74 (6.87%) Firewall
4 72 (6.69%) TCP/IP
5 24 (2.23%) VoIP
6 19 (1.76%) SNA
7 10 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (0.84%) DNS
9 7 (0.65%) SSH
10 6 (0.56%) IPsec
11 5 (0.46%) Broadband
11 5 (0.46%) Internet
11 5 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (0.37%) Ethernet
12 4 (0.37%) LAN
12 4 (0.37%) WAN
13 3 (0.28%) Modbus
13 3 (0.28%) SNMP
13 3 (0.28%) VPN
13 3 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (18.48%) Big Data
2 95 (8.82%) Hadoop
3 90 (8.36%) MongoDB
4 61 (5.66%) NoSQL
5 55 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 55 (5.11%) ArangoDB
6 52 (4.83%) SQL Server
7 40 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
8 38 (3.53%) HBase
9 37 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (2.32%) Oracle Database
12 21 (1.95%) Relational Database
13 19 (1.76%) KDB
13 19 (1.76%) Kdb+
13 19 (1.76%) MySQL
14 17 (1.58%) Electronic Patient Records
15 14 (1.30%) Data Lake
16 11 (1.02%) Metadata
17 10 (0.93%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 144 (13.37%) Jenkins
2 86 (7.99%) Selenium
3 79 (7.34%) Git (software)
4 71 (6.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 57 (5.29%) Maven
6 55 (5.11%) JIRA
7 51 (4.74%) WebDriver
8 49 (4.55%) CircleCI
9 35 (3.25%) JMeter
9 35 (3.25%) JUnit
10 34 (3.16%) Jasmine
10 34 (3.16%) Mocha
11 23 (2.14%) Gradle
12 21 (1.95%) Bitbucket
13 19 (1.76%) GitLab
13 19 (1.76%) Travis CI
14 13 (1.21%) Cypress.io
14 13 (1.21%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (0.46%) ER Studio
16 4 (0.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 642 (59.61%) Finance
2 310 (28.78%) Analytical Skills
3 263 (24.42%) Social Skills
4 256 (23.77%) Presentation Skills
5 254 (23.58%) Marketing
6 119 (11.05%) Banking
7 95 (8.82%) Legal
8 80 (7.43%) Telecoms
9 75 (6.96%) Investment Banking
10 66 (6.13%) Manufacturing
11 54 (5.01%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 50 (4.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 47 (4.36%) Automotive
14 43 (3.99%) Law
15 37 (3.44%) Games
16 28 (2.60%) Organisational Skills
17 23 (2.14%) Front Office
18 22 (2.04%) Electronics
19 20 (1.86%) Financial Institution
20 13 (1.21%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 225 (20.89%) Programmer
1 225 (20.89%) Statistical Programmer
2 222 (20.61%) Senior Programmer
2 222 (20.61%) Senior Statistical Programmer
3 144 (13.37%) Software Engineer
4 130 (12.07%) Developer
5 71 (6.59%) Analyst
6 56 (5.20%) Senior Software Engineer
7 55 (5.11%) Senior Developer
8 51 (4.74%) Graduate
9 43 (3.99%) Architect
10 42 (3.90%) Product Manager
11 40 (3.71%) Java Developer
12 37 (3.44%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 35 (3.25%) Development Engineer
13 35 (3.25%) Software Development Engineer
13 35 (3.25%) Software Test Engineer
13 35 (3.25%) Test Development Engineer
13 35 (3.25%) Test Engineer
14 33 (3.06%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (8.82%) REST
2 93 (8.64%) Kafka
3 91 (8.45%) Web Services
4 85 (7.89%) JSON
5 84 (7.80%) Apache Thrift
6 81 (7.52%) CSS
7 77 (7.15%) React
8 72 (6.69%) HTML
9 70 (6.50%) CSS3
10 61 (5.66%) Spring
11 56 (5.20%) Spring Boot
12 54 (5.01%) WebRTC
13 45 (4.18%) .NET
14 42 (3.90%) HTML5
15 37 (3.44%) Lucene
16 36 (3.34%) AngularJS
16 36 (3.34%) Guice
16 36 (3.34%) Protocol Buffers
16 36 (3.34%) Vert.x
16 36 (3.34%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 183 (16.99%) Social Network
2 169 (15.69%) Social Media
3 73 (6.78%) User Experience
4 70 (6.50%) Derivative
5 61 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
5 61 (5.66%) Life Science
6 38 (3.53%) Blog
6 38 (3.53%) Management Information System
7 33 (3.06%) Data Centre
8 29 (2.69%) Cyber Defence
9 26 (2.41%) FPGA
9 26 (2.41%) IoT
10 25 (2.32%) Cyberattack
10 25 (2.32%) Legacy Systems
11 22 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
12 21 (1.95%) Industry 4.0
13 19 (1.76%) Private Cloud
14 16 (1.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (1.49%) Mobile App
15 13 (1.21%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 127 (11.79%) Linux
2 66 (6.13%) Windows
3 29 (2.69%) Windows Server
4 20 (1.86%) Unix
5 19 (1.76%) CentOS
6 7 (0.65%) Apple iOS
7 5 (0.46%) Mac OS
8 4 (0.37%) Solaris
9 3 (0.28%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.19%) AIX
10 2 (0.19%) Android
10 2 (0.19%) zOS
11 1 (0.093%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (40.11%) Agile
2 382 (35.47%) Problem-Solving
3 310 (28.78%) Project Management
4 270 (25.07%) Time Management
5 251 (23.31%) Business Development
6 227 (21.08%) Quality Management
7 188 (17.46%) Information Governance
8 182 (16.90%) CI/CD
9 180 (16.71%) Mentoring
10 179 (16.62%) Cybersecurity
11 168 (15.60%) Risk Management
12 164 (15.23%) E-Discovery
13 156 (14.48%) Analytics
14 144 (13.37%) Continuous Integration
15 131 (12.16%) Software Engineering
16 119 (11.05%) Continuous Improvement
17 118 (10.96%) Information Security
18 116 (10.77%) Test Automation
19 105 (9.75%) Coaching
19 105 (9.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 232 (21.54%) Java
2 183 (16.99%) SQL
3 99 (9.19%) Python
4 95 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 82 (7.61%) C#
6 64 (5.94%) C++
7 40 (3.71%) Scala
8 36 (3.34%) Bash
8 36 (3.34%) Groovy
9 30 (2.79%) C
10 21 (1.95%) PowerShell
11 20 (1.86%) R
12 19 (1.76%) Go
12 19 (1.76%) TypeScript
13 11 (1.02%) Kotlin
14 10 (0.93%) PHP
14 10 (0.93%) Ruby
15 7 (0.65%) ABAP
16 6 (0.56%) Apple Swift
16 6 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 254 (23.58%) Degree
2 49 (4.55%) CISSP
2 49 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 35 (3.25%) CISM
4 29 (2.69%) CISA
5 21 (1.95%) Security Cleared
6 20 (1.86%) Master's Degree
6 20 (1.86%) SC Cleared
7 19 (1.76%) AWS Certification
8 16 (1.49%) CRISC
9 11 (1.02%) ISTQB
10 10 (0.93%) CEH
10 10 (0.93%) HNC
10 10 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 9 (0.84%) PhD
11 9 (0.84%) SANS
12 6 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.46%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.46%) SSCP
14 4 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 240 (22.28%) Good Clinical Practice
2 237 (22.01%) CDISC
3 220 (20.43%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 102 (9.47%) QA
5 36 (3.34%) GDPR
6 34 (3.16%) NIST
7 27 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 21 (1.95%) GLP
9 19 (1.76%) SLA
10 18 (1.67%) Accessibility
11 17 (1.58%) Cyber Essentials
11 17 (1.58%) Data Quality
12 16 (1.49%) GxP
13 14 (1.30%) NIST 800
14 13 (1.21%) GRC
15 12 (1.11%) PCI DSS
16 11 (1.02%) ITGC
17 10 (0.93%) ISO 13485
18 7 (0.65%) Actionable Recommendations
19 6 (0.56%) COBIT
System Software
1 122 (11.33%) Docker
2 55 (5.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 41 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.93%) Active Directory
6 8 (0.74%) Firmware
7 2 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.093%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.093%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 93 (8.64%) Ansible
2 76 (7.06%) Kubernetes
3 73 (6.78%) Panaseer
4 35 (3.25%) SCCM
5 25 (2.32%) Puppet
6 19 (1.76%) Grafana
6 19 (1.76%) HAProxy
6 19 (1.76%) Prometheus
7 10 (0.93%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (0.56%) CASB
8 6 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.19%) EnCase
10 1 (0.093%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.093%) Opsview
10 1 (0.093%) Terraform
Vendors
1 128 (11.88%) Cisco
2 95 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 61 (5.66%) Oracle
4 55 (5.11%) Splunk
5 49 (4.55%) YouTube
6 42 (3.90%) VMware
7 38 (3.53%) CyberTech
8 30 (2.79%) Facebook
9 27 (2.51%) EMC
10 26 (2.41%) F5
11 22 (2.04%) Google
12 18 (1.67%) Adobe
13 13 (1.21%) Cadence
14 8 (0.74%) Infragistics
15 7 (0.65%) Palo Alto
16 6 (0.56%) CyberArk
16 6 (0.56%) Fortinet
16 6 (0.56%) Netskope
16 6 (0.56%) Okta
16 6 (0.56%) Zscaler