Period
to 28 February 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Renewable Energy in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Renewable Energy over the 6 months to 28 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Renewable Energy
UK
6 months to
28 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 604 799 916
Rank change year-on-year +195 +117 +230
Permanent jobs citing Renewable Energy 202 211 197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 0.45% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 136 143 116
Median annual salary £58,750 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.50% -9.09% +37.50%
10th Percentile £35,875 £33,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £76,875 £94,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +6.25%

Renewable Energy is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 28,974 47,411 59,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.17% 38.56% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21,347 36,919 45,969
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,405
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%

Renewable Energy
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Renewable Energy as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Renewable Energy in the UK

Renewable Energy
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Renewable Energy.

Salary trend for Renewable Energy in the UK

Renewable Energy
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Renewable Energy over the 6 months to 28 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Renewable Energy in the UK

Renewable Energy
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Renewable Energy within the UK over the 6 months to 28 February 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 +208 184 £60,000 +20.00% 230
UK excluding London +210 157 £55,000 +22.22% 226
South East +182 65 £60,000 +4.35% 57
North of England +64 46 £30,250 -32.78% 36
London +123 39 £65,000 -3.70% 25
North West +80 26 £28,000 -44.00% 12
Work from Home -73 20 £53,750 -10.42% 16
Yorkshire +43 18 £32,500 -5.80% 18
South West +34 18 £42,500 -5.56% 61
Scotland +32 15 £45,000 -23.40% 15
Midlands +61 8 £42,500 +8.28% 27
East Midlands +34 6 £30,000 -23.57% 3
East of England +62 5 £75,000 +50.00% 24
North East +10 2 - - 6
West Midlands - 1 - - 24

For the 6 months to 28 February 2021, IT jobs citing Renewable Energy 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 Renewable Energy.

1 99 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (32.18%) Finance
3 54 (26.73%) Logistics
4 51 (25.25%) iPhone
5 50 (24.75%) Android
6 46 (22.77%) C#
7 45 (22.28%) SQL
8 43 (21.29%) .NET
8 43 (21.29%) Automotive
8 43 (21.29%) Microservices
9 41 (20.30%) RESTful
10 40 (19.80%) Life Science
10 40 (19.80%) Java
11 39 (19.31%) Python
11 39 (19.31%) Degree
11 39 (19.31%) Problem-Solving
12 38 (18.81%) Open Source
13 37 (18.32%) DevOps
13 37 (18.32%) SQL Server
14 30 (14.85%) Computer Science
14 30 (14.85%) TDD
15 29 (14.36%) NoSQL
15 29 (14.36%) Thought Leadership
16 27 (13.37%) Azure
16 27 (13.37%) Oracle
17 26 (12.87%) JPA
17 26 (12.87%) Entity Framework
18 25 (12.38%) MySQL
19 24 (11.88%) JavaScript
20 23 (11.39%) OO

Renewable Energy
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 18 (8.91%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.97%) Confluence
3 5 (2.48%) Apache Airflow
3 5 (2.48%) Jupyter
4 4 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.99%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.50%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 10 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.49%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.49%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.99%) Maximo
3 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.50%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.50%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 27 (13.37%) Azure
2 17 (8.42%) AWS
2 17 (8.42%) Power Platform
3 10 (4.95%) GitHub
4 6 (2.97%) GCP
5 5 (2.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 5 (2.48%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (2.48%) Amazon SQS
5 5 (2.48%) Google Docs
5 5 (2.48%) Loggly
5 5 (2.48%) SaaS
5 5 (2.48%) Trello
6 4 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.49%) Microsoft 365
8 2 (0.99%) Amazon SageMaker
9 1 (0.50%) Boomi
9 1 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.42%) Firewall
1 17 (8.42%) NAS
1 17 (8.42%) SAN
1 17 (8.42%) VoIP
2 6 (2.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.99%) WebEx
4 1 (0.50%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.32%) SQL Server
2 29 (14.36%) NoSQL
3 25 (12.38%) MySQL
4 15 (7.43%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (4.95%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.95%) Power BI
7 6 (2.97%) DTS
7 6 (2.97%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.98%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.99%) Big Data
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2019
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (11.39%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.97%) Cucumber
2 6 (2.97%) Jasmine
2 6 (2.97%) JIRA
2 6 (2.97%) JUnit
2 6 (2.97%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (2.97%) Mockito
3 5 (2.48%) CircleCI
3 5 (2.48%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (2.48%) Selenium
3 5 (2.48%) SoapUI
4 4 (1.98%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.98%) Visual Studio
5 3 (1.49%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.49%) Cypress.io
5 3 (1.49%) gulp
5 3 (1.49%) LabVIEW
5 3 (1.49%) webpack
6 1 (0.50%) GitLab
General
1 65 (32.18%) Finance
2 43 (21.29%) Automotive
3 11 (5.45%) Marketing
4 7 (3.47%) Aerospace
4 7 (3.47%) Front Office
5 6 (2.97%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.49%) Electronics
6 3 (1.49%) French Language
6 3 (1.49%) German Language
6 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.99%) Back Office
7 2 (0.99%) Law
7 2 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.50%) Hungarian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Japanese Language
8 1 (0.50%) Local Government
8 1 (0.50%) Norwegian Language
8 1 (0.50%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 70 (34.65%) Developer
2 51 (25.25%) Consultant
3 30 (14.85%) Senior Consultant
4 27 (13.37%) Analyst
5 20 (9.90%) Java Consultant
5 20 (9.90%) Senior Java Consultant
6 17 (8.42%) Support Analyst
7 14 (6.93%) .NET Developer
8 13 (6.44%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.44%) SharePoint Developer
9 12 (5.94%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.45%) SharePoint Consultant
11 9 (4.46%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.46%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
11 9 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.46%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 8 (3.96%) Administrator
12 8 (3.96%) DBA
12 8 (3.96%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.47%) Senior .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (21.29%) .NET
2 41 (20.30%) RESTful
3 26 (12.87%) Entity Framework
3 26 (12.87%) JPA
4 22 (10.89%) .NET Framework
5 21 (10.40%) ASP.NET
6 20 (9.90%) JMS
6 20 (9.90%) Lambda Expressions
7 19 (9.41%) .NET Core
8 17 (8.42%) React
9 13 (6.44%) LINQ
9 13 (6.44%) REST
10 12 (5.94%) Web Services
11 11 (5.45%) AngularJS
11 11 (5.45%) Django
12 9 (4.46%) HTML
13 8 (3.96%) ASP.NET Core
13 8 (3.96%) Redux
13 8 (3.96%) Sass
13 8 (3.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (25.25%) iPhone
2 40 (19.80%) Life Science
3 18 (8.91%) Management Information System
4 13 (6.44%) User Experience
5 8 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.96%) Podcast
6 7 (3.47%) Derivative
6 7 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.48%) Blog
7 5 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.48%) Smart Meter
8 4 (1.98%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.49%) Analogue Electronics
10 2 (0.99%) Clustering
10 2 (0.99%) Industry 4.0
10 2 (0.99%) PMI
10 2 (0.99%) Robotics
10 2 (0.99%) Smart City
11 1 (0.50%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 50 (24.75%) Android
2 12 (5.94%) Windows
3 11 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 11 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (5.45%) Windows Server 2016
4 4 (1.98%) Linux
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (49.01%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (26.73%) Logistics
3 43 (21.29%) Microservices
4 39 (19.31%) Problem-Solving
5 38 (18.81%) Open Source
6 37 (18.32%) DevOps
7 30 (14.85%) Computer Science
7 30 (14.85%) TDD
8 29 (14.36%) Thought Leadership
9 23 (11.39%) OO
10 22 (10.89%) Test Automation
11 20 (9.90%) MVC
11 20 (9.90%) Performance Tuning
12 18 (8.91%) Scrum
13 16 (7.92%) Analytics
14 14 (6.93%) Dependency Injection
14 14 (6.93%) SOLID
15 13 (6.44%) Continuous Integration
15 13 (6.44%) Project Management
16 12 (5.94%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 46 (22.77%) C#
2 45 (22.28%) SQL
3 40 (19.80%) Java
4 39 (19.31%) Python
5 24 (11.88%) JavaScript
6 15 (7.43%) TypeScript
7 6 (2.97%) R
8 5 (2.48%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.98%) Julia
9 4 (1.98%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.49%) MATLAB
10 3 (1.49%) VBA
11 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.99%) C++
11 2 (0.99%) Perl
11 2 (0.99%) PHP
12 1 (0.50%) C
12 1 (0.50%) ES6
12 1 (0.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (19.31%) Degree
2 7 (3.47%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (3.47%) Master's Degree
3 5 (2.48%) PhD
4 2 (0.99%) HNC
4 2 (0.99%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.99%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.50%) APMP
5 1 (0.50%) CISA
5 1 (0.50%) CISSP
5 1 (0.50%) HND
5 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.98%) PMO
2 3 (1.49%) GDPR
2 3 (1.49%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) NIST
System Software
1 15 (7.43%) Active Directory
1 15 (7.43%) Docker
2 11 (5.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (6.44%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.97%) Terraform
3 5 (2.48%) Consul
3 5 (2.48%) Packer
4 2 (0.99%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.50%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 27 (13.37%) Oracle
2 22 (10.89%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.44%) Cisco
4 11 (5.45%) Google
4 11 (5.45%) VMware
5 9 (4.46%) Verint
6 6 (2.97%) Avaya
7 4 (1.98%) New Relic
8 3 (1.49%) Agilent
8 3 (1.49%) Keysight
8 3 (1.49%) SAP
9 2 (0.99%) IBM
9 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.50%) Dell