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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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Renewable Energy
UK
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 584 586 765
Rank change year-on-year +2 +179 +197
Permanent jobs citing Renewable Energy 904 441 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.50% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 1.04% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 192 244 55
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,913 £34,000
25th Percentile £52,188 £42,500 £43,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% -7.69% +18.18%
75th Percentile £87,688 £71,563 £93,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £81,250 £109,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +14.29% +13.51% +2.78%

Renewable Energy is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 84,439 42,407 28,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 47.01% 39.68% 36.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34,284 26,171 22,789
10th Percentile £33,943 £32,500 £31,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.09% +4.55% +0.13%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £96,250 £96,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 1 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Renewable Energy in the UK

Renewable Energy
Top 16 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 1 July 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 +13 771 £65,000 +4.00% 84
London +1 423 £75,000 +7.14% 26
UK excluding London -46 385 £60,000 +14.29% 64
Work from Home -123 271 £62,500 - 24
South East -84 110 £80,000 +28.00% 6
North of England -61 85 £50,000 -4.76% 26
Scotland -28 65 £57,500 +21.05% 6
East of England -54 56 £62,500 +4.17% 6
North West -56 56 £45,000 -14.29% 13
South West -19 51 £55,000 +57.14% 8
Midlands -45 29 £55,000 +46.67% 12
Yorkshire -46 23 £50,000 - 7
West Midlands -48 15 £55,000 +197.30% 8
East Midlands -32 14 £47,500 +26.67% 4
North East -18 6 £50,000 +1.01% 6
Northern Ireland -25 3 £45,000 +42.86%

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 461 (51.00%) Agile
2 311 (34.40%) Python
3 299 (33.08%) AWS
4 292 (32.30%) Software Engineering
5 287 (31.75%) Azure
6 264 (29.20%) Social Skills
7 213 (23.56%) Degree
8 202 (22.35%) Risk Management
9 191 (21.13%) CI/CD
10 173 (19.14%) Data Science
11 163 (18.03%) Microservices
12 161 (17.81%) Mentoring
12 161 (17.81%) Serverless
13 158 (17.48%) DevOps
14 156 (17.26%) SQL
15 151 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
16 148 (16.37%) Artificial Intelligence
17 147 (16.26%) Mathematics
18 144 (15.93%) User Experience
19 139 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
20 136 (15.04%) Analytics
21 134 (14.82%) React
22 132 (14.60%) Docker
23 128 (14.16%) JavaScript
23 128 (14.16%) Finance
24 127 (14.05%) Algorithms
25 126 (13.94%) C#
26 120 (13.27%) UX Design
26 120 (13.27%) Machine Learning
27 119 (13.16%) Linux

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 25 (2.77%) Apache Spark
2 19 (2.10%) ArcGIS
3 13 (1.44%) WordPress
4 9 (1.00%) Apache Airflow
4 9 (1.00%) Confluence
5 7 (0.77%) MS Exchange
6 6 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.55%) Luigi
8 2 (0.22%) Camunda
9 1 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.11%) Ethereum
9 1 (0.11%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (3.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (3.32%) Sketch
3 28 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (2.77%) InVision
5 15 (1.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (1.11%) Zeplin
7 6 (0.66%) MS Visio
8 5 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 3 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.22%) MicroStation
11 1 (0.11%) InDesign
11 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 29 (3.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.44%) Endur
3 4 (0.44%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.44%) SAP EWM
4 3 (0.33%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.33%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.33%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.33%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.22%) Aligne
6 1 (0.11%) DELMIA
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.11%) iTrent
6 1 (0.11%) OpenLink RightAngle
6 1 (0.11%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 299 (33.08%) AWS
2 287 (31.75%) Azure
3 161 (17.81%) Serverless
4 80 (8.85%) Power Platform
5 66 (7.30%) Azure DevOps
6 65 (7.19%) GCP
7 60 (6.64%) AWS Lambda
8 54 (5.97%) GitHub
9 53 (5.86%) Amazon ECS
10 40 (4.42%) Azure Functions
10 40 (4.42%) Azure Machine Learning
11 39 (4.31%) Azure Logic Apps
12 36 (3.98%) Cloud Computing
13 29 (3.21%) Figma
14 28 (3.10%) SaaS
15 25 (2.77%) AWS CloudFormation
16 22 (2.43%) Microsoft 365
17 20 (2.21%) Pulumi
18 19 (2.10%) AWS IoT
18 19 (2.10%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (8.96%) PPP
2 19 (2.10%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.55%) Firewall
4 11 (1.22%) Broadband
5 10 (1.11%) WAN
6 8 (0.88%) VPN
7 7 (0.77%) BGP
7 7 (0.77%) OSPF
7 7 (0.77%) RIP
7 7 (0.77%) VoIP
8 6 (0.66%) LAN
9 5 (0.55%) Bluetooth
9 5 (0.55%) Internet
9 5 (0.55%) NAS
9 5 (0.55%) Network Security
9 5 (0.55%) SAN
9 5 (0.55%) SD-WAN
9 5 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.44%) DNS
11 3 (0.33%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (12.50%) Big Data
2 96 (10.62%) PostgreSQL
3 62 (6.86%) Relational Database
4 55 (6.08%) NoSQL
5 52 (5.75%) SQL Server
6 31 (3.43%) MongoDB
7 28 (3.10%) Power BI
8 27 (2.99%) MySQL
9 22 (2.43%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (2.43%) MariaDB
9 22 (2.43%) RDBMS
10 20 (2.21%) GIS
10 20 (2.21%) Hadoop
11 15 (1.66%) Apache Hive
11 15 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
12 14 (1.55%) Electronic Patient Records
13 13 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 43 (4.76%) GitLab
2 35 (3.87%) Cypress.io
2 35 (3.87%) Jenkins
3 25 (2.77%) Storybook
4 21 (2.32%) CircleCI
5 16 (1.77%) JIRA
6 14 (1.55%) Cucumber
7 7 (0.77%) Selenium
8 6 (0.66%) webpack
9 3 (0.33%) Postman
10 2 (0.22%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.22%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.22%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.11%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.11%) JMeter
11 1 (0.11%) Katalon Studio
11 1 (0.11%) TeamCity
General
1 264 (29.20%) Social Skills
2 151 (16.70%) Analytical Skills
3 128 (14.16%) Finance
4 75 (8.30%) Automotive
5 64 (7.08%) Legal
6 50 (5.53%) Retail
7 46 (5.09%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 39 (4.31%) Wearables
9 38 (4.20%) Marketing
10 37 (4.09%) Aviation
11 30 (3.32%) Games
12 19 (2.10%) Tech for Good
13 15 (1.66%) Telecoms
14 14 (1.55%) Manufacturing
15 12 (1.33%) Back Office
15 12 (1.33%) Presentation Skills
16 11 (1.22%) Aerospace
17 10 (1.11%) Influencing Skills
18 9 (1.00%) Billing
19 8 (0.88%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 202 (22.35%) Software Engineer
2 103 (11.39%) Developer
3 89 (9.85%) Senior Software Engineer
4 75 (8.30%) Architect
5 60 (6.64%) Analyst
6 59 (6.53%) Solutions Architect
7 48 (5.31%) .NET Software Engineer
7 48 (5.31%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 47 (5.20%) DevOps Engineer
9 41 (4.54%) Technical Leader
10 39 (4.31%) Azure Architect
11 34 (3.76%) Product Manager
12 28 (3.10%) Data Engineer
13 26 (2.88%) Data Scientist
13 26 (2.88%) Full Stack Developer
14 23 (2.54%) Cloud Engineer
15 22 (2.43%) Designer
15 22 (2.43%) Senior Manager
16 20 (2.21%) Portfolio Manager
16 20 (2.21%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (14.82%) React
2 109 (12.06%) HTML
3 99 (10.95%) AngularJS
4 87 (9.62%) REST
5 76 (8.41%) .NET
5 76 (8.41%) HTML5
6 73 (8.08%) JSON
7 67 (7.41%) Django
8 58 (6.42%) Redux
8 58 (6.42%) RESTful
9 57 (6.31%) CSS
10 53 (5.86%) Serverless Framework
11 52 (5.75%) .NET Framework
12 51 (5.64%) Kafka
13 48 (5.31%) jQuery
14 32 (3.54%) Vue.js
15 31 (3.43%) Node.js
16 30 (3.32%) Jest
17 29 (3.21%) scikit-learn
17 29 (3.21%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 144 (15.93%) User Experience
2 127 (14.05%) Algorithms
3 115 (12.72%) IoT
4 94 (10.40%) Cloud Native
5 81 (8.96%) Mobile App
6 78 (8.63%) Life Science
7 77 (8.52%) Data Structures
8 57 (6.31%) Smart Energy
9 51 (5.64%) Grid Computing
10 49 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
11 45 (4.98%) Self-Motivation
12 40 (4.42%) Robotics
13 31 (3.43%) Public Cloud
14 22 (2.43%) Management Information System
15 15 (1.66%) Smart Meter
16 11 (1.22%) Low-Code
17 10 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
18 6 (0.66%) Derivative
19 5 (0.55%) Blockchain
19 5 (0.55%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 119 (13.16%) Linux
2 56 (6.19%) Embedded Linux
3 29 (3.21%) Ubuntu
4 27 (2.99%) Unix
5 25 (2.77%) Windows
6 19 (2.10%) Windows Server
7 16 (1.77%) Robot Operating System
8 5 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.44%) Android
9 4 (0.44%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.33%) CentOS
10 3 (0.33%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2016
11 2 (0.22%) Debian
11 2 (0.22%) VMS
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 461 (51.00%) Agile
2 292 (32.30%) Software Engineering
3 202 (22.35%) Risk Management
4 191 (21.13%) CI/CD
5 173 (19.14%) Data Science
6 163 (18.03%) Microservices
7 161 (17.81%) Mentoring
8 158 (17.48%) DevOps
9 148 (16.37%) Artificial Intelligence
10 147 (16.26%) Mathematics
11 139 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
12 136 (15.04%) Analytics
13 120 (13.27%) Machine Learning
13 120 (13.27%) UX Design
14 97 (10.73%) Cybersecurity
15 94 (10.40%) Front End Development
16 92 (10.18%) Computer Science
17 90 (9.96%) Data Engineering
17 90 (9.96%) Data Integration
18 89 (9.85%) Product Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 311 (34.40%) Python
2 156 (17.26%) SQL
3 128 (14.16%) JavaScript
4 126 (13.94%) C#
5 96 (10.62%) Java
6 82 (9.07%) TypeScript
7 76 (8.41%) Rust
8 72 (7.96%) PowerShell
9 54 (5.97%) C
10 53 (5.86%) Go
11 39 (4.31%) C++
12 27 (2.99%) Bash
13 25 (2.77%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.88%) Haskell
15 14 (1.55%) R
15 14 (1.55%) VBA
16 10 (1.11%) Scala
17 9 (1.00%) Ruby
18 8 (0.88%) Kotlin
18 8 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 213 (23.56%) Degree
2 49 (5.42%) Numerate Degree
3 42 (4.65%) Master's Degree
4 40 (4.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (4.31%) TOGAF Certification
6 24 (2.65%) PMI Certification
7 20 (2.21%) PgMP
8 11 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
9 8 (0.88%) IBM Certification
10 5 (0.55%) PhD
11 3 (0.33%) CBAP
12 2 (0.22%) Chartered Engineer
13 1 (0.11%) CISA
13 1 (0.11%) CompTIA Security+
13 1 (0.11%) CRISC
13 1 (0.11%) CSPO
13 1 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.11%) OSCP
13 1 (0.11%) PMP
13 1 (0.11%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.65%) Data Quality
2 15 (1.66%) PMO
3 13 (1.44%) QA
4 8 (0.88%) SLA
5 3 (0.33%) GDPR
5 3 (0.33%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.33%) NIST
6 2 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.11%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 132 (14.60%) Docker
2 21 (2.32%) Firmware
3 18 (1.99%) Active Directory
4 13 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 101 (11.17%) Kubernetes
2 97 (10.73%) Terraform
3 8 (0.88%) Grafana
4 7 (0.77%) Backup Exec
4 7 (0.77%) Prometheus
5 6 (0.66%) Ansible
6 3 (0.33%) Istio
6 3 (0.33%) Packer
6 3 (0.33%) Puppet
7 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.22%) SCCM
8 1 (0.11%) MOM
8 1 (0.11%) Nagios
8 1 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.11%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 93 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.96%) Sun
3 71 (7.85%) Google
4 51 (5.64%) MuleSoft
5 39 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
6 32 (3.54%) SAP
7 26 (2.88%) Adobe
8 22 (2.43%) Facebook
9 20 (2.21%) BEA
9 20 (2.21%) New Relic
10 18 (1.99%) Instagram
11 16 (1.77%) Databricks
12 14 (1.55%) Oracle
13 13 (1.44%) VMware
14 11 (1.22%) Veeam
15 10 (1.11%) Hitachi
16 8 (0.88%) IBM
17 7 (0.77%) arcserve
17 7 (0.77%) Cisco
18 4 (0.44%) Dell