Period
to 5 December 2020

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 5 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Renewable Energy
UK
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 596 798 1017
Rank change year-on-year +202 +219 +138
Permanent jobs citing Renewable Energy 131 253 162
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.19% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.48% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 93 181 83
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +13.10%
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £77,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -7.98%

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 21,355 52,390 64,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.81% 38.78% 39.65%
Number of salaries quoted 17,372 39,993 49,507
Median annual salary £57,500 £54,486 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.53% +3.78% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

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 5 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Renewable Energy in the UK

Renewable Energy
Top 13 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 5 December 2020. 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 +206 124 £55,000 +10.00% 112
UK excluding London +202 89 £48,750 +8.33% 102
London +171 40 £70,000 -1.75% 23
North of England +145 34 £28,000 -37.78% 19
South East +202 30 £55,000 +22.22% 22
Yorkshire +93 21 £32,500 -5.80% 7
Midlands +127 14 £50,000 +33.33% 10
North West +105 13 £28,000 -44.00% 8
East Midlands +98 12 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Work from Home -11 8 £43,750 -23.91% 10
Scotland +59 6 £46,250 +31.21% 14
South West +65 5 £42,500 +6.25% 27
West Midlands - 1 £65,000 - 7

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 61 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (27.48%) SQL
3 35 (26.72%) Java
4 34 (25.95%) RESTful
5 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
6 31 (23.66%) C#
6 31 (23.66%) Logistics
7 30 (22.90%) NoSQL
7 30 (22.90%) Finance
8 29 (22.14%) Microservices
9 28 (21.37%) .NET
9 28 (21.37%) Android
9 28 (21.37%) iPhone
10 22 (16.79%) Oracle
10 22 (16.79%) Python
11 21 (16.03%) DevOps
12 20 (15.27%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (14.50%) TDD
13 19 (14.50%) Degree
13 19 (14.50%) MongoDB
14 18 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
15 17 (12.98%) AWS
16 16 (12.21%) OO
17 15 (11.45%) Automotive
17 15 (11.45%) Azure
17 15 (11.45%) JPA
17 15 (11.45%) .NET Core
18 14 (10.69%) SOLID
18 14 (10.69%) Life Science
18 14 (10.69%) BDD

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 11 (8.40%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.05%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.29%) Simulink
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.98%) AWS
2 15 (11.45%) Azure
3 5 (3.82%) Office 365
4 4 (3.05%) Amazon SageMaker
5 3 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.29%) GCP
5 3 (2.29%) GitHub
5 3 (2.29%) SaaS
6 2 (1.53%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.76%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (0.76%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Firewall
1 7 (5.34%) VoIP
2 6 (4.58%) NAS
2 6 (4.58%) SAN
3 2 (1.53%) WebEx
4 1 (0.76%) DHCP
4 1 (0.76%) DNS
4 1 (0.76%) LAN
4 1 (0.76%) VPN
4 1 (0.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (25.19%) SQL Server
2 30 (22.90%) NoSQL
3 20 (15.27%) PostgreSQL
4 19 (14.50%) MongoDB
5 10 (7.63%) Oracle Database
6 8 (6.11%) Blockchain
7 7 (5.34%) MySQL
8 6 (4.58%) DTS
8 6 (4.58%) Relational Database
9 4 (3.05%) Big Data
10 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.76%) Power BI
12 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Git (software)
1 7 (5.34%) JIRA
2 3 (2.29%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.29%) LabVIEW
2 3 (2.29%) Selenium
2 3 (2.29%) SoapUI
2 3 (2.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.53%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.53%) JUnit
3 2 (1.53%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (1.53%) Mockito
3 2 (1.53%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.76%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.76%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.76%) GitLab
General
1 30 (22.90%) Finance
2 15 (11.45%) Automotive
3 5 (3.82%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.29%) Electronics
6 1 (0.76%) French Language
6 1 (0.76%) German Language
6 1 (0.76%) Local Government
6 1 (0.76%) Marketing
6 1 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (35.11%) Developer
2 28 (21.37%) Consultant
3 22 (16.79%) Analyst
4 19 (14.50%) C# Developer
5 16 (12.21%) Senior Consultant
6 15 (11.45%) .NET Developer
7 13 (9.92%) Java Consultant
8 12 (9.16%) IT Analyst
8 12 (9.16%) Senior Java Consultant
9 11 (8.40%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (8.40%) DBA
9 11 (8.40%) Senior Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Administrator
10 8 (6.11%) Blockchain Developer
10 8 (6.11%) F# Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Support Analyst
11 6 (4.58%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.58%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.82%) Release Analyst
12 5 (3.82%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (25.95%) RESTful
2 28 (21.37%) .NET
3 15 (11.45%) .NET Core
3 15 (11.45%) JPA
4 14 (10.69%) Entity Framework
5 13 (9.92%) JMS
5 13 (9.92%) Lambda Expressions
5 13 (9.92%) React
6 12 (9.16%) ASP.NET
6 12 (9.16%) LINQ
7 11 (8.40%) ASP.NET Core
7 11 (8.40%) Swagger
8 10 (7.63%) Web Services
9 8 (6.11%) Akka.NET
10 6 (4.58%) AngularJS
11 5 (3.82%) Node.js
12 4 (3.05%) .NET Framework
12 4 (3.05%) TensorFlow
12 4 (3.05%) Vue.js
13 3 (2.29%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.37%) iPhone
2 14 (10.69%) Life Science
3 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (6.87%) User Experience
5 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.82%) Analytical Mindset
6 5 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.29%) Analogue Electronics
8 2 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.53%) PMI
9 1 (0.76%) Clustering
9 1 (0.76%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.76%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.37%) Android
2 8 (6.11%) Windows
3 6 (4.58%) Windows 10
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.76%) Linux
6 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (23.66%) Logistics
3 29 (22.14%) Microservices
4 21 (16.03%) DevOps
5 19 (14.50%) TDD
6 18 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (12.21%) OO
8 14 (10.69%) BDD
8 14 (10.69%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (10.69%) Open Source
8 14 (10.69%) SOLID
9 13 (9.92%) Performance Tuning
9 13 (9.92%) Thought Leadership
10 12 (9.16%) MVC
10 12 (9.16%) Proactive Monitoring
11 11 (8.40%) Analytics
12 10 (7.63%) ITIL
13 9 (6.87%) Data Science
13 9 (6.87%) Mathematics
14 8 (6.11%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (27.48%) SQL
2 35 (26.72%) Java
3 31 (23.66%) C#
4 22 (16.79%) Python
5 9 (6.87%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.11%) F#
7 6 (4.58%) Kotlin
7 6 (4.58%) R
8 5 (3.82%) MATLAB
8 5 (3.82%) PowerShell
8 5 (3.82%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.53%) C++
9 2 (1.53%) PHP
9 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.76%) C
10 1 (0.76%) ES6
10 1 (0.76%) Go
10 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (14.50%) Degree
2 8 (6.11%) PhD
3 7 (5.34%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.29%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.53%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.53%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.76%) HNC
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.34%) SLA
2 3 (2.29%) GDPR
2 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.63%) Active Directory
1 10 (7.63%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (7.63%) Kubernetes
2 8 (6.11%) Istio
3 5 (3.82%) SCCM
4 2 (1.53%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (1.53%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (16.79%) Oracle
2 14 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.58%) Verint
4 5 (3.82%) Cisco
4 5 (3.82%) Citrix
5 4 (3.05%) Avaya
6 3 (2.29%) Agilent
6 3 (2.29%) Keysight
6 3 (2.29%) New Relic
7 2 (1.53%) Google
7 2 (1.53%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com