Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Renewable Energy
UK
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 680 916 1135
Rank change year-on-year +236 +219 -91
Permanent jobs citing Renewable Energy 82 173 59
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.035%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.31% 0.089%
Number of salaries quoted 56 123 51
Median annual salary £70,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% +31.58% -5.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £84,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +18.42% -1.94%

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 24,376 55,176 66,390
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.25% 38.89% 39.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18,917 41,342 50,889
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Renewable Energy in the UK

Renewable Energy
Top 12 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 15 August 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 +254 70 £72,500 +42.86% 62
London +214 41 £83,750 +24.07% 8
UK excluding London +193 40 £48,750 +8.33% 57
Scotland +96 12 £47,500 +26.25% 1
North of England +178 10 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Yorkshire +138 10 £47,500 +41.79% 2
Midlands +121 8 £50,000 +25.00% 14
South East +170 6 £45,000 - 13
East Midlands +83 6 £50,000 -4.76% 4
South West +80 4 £32,500 -18.75% 18
West Midlands +95 2 £65,000 +62.50% 10
Work from Home +71 1 £45,000 -20.00% 12

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.27%) React
3 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
4 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 20 (24.39%) C#
6 18 (21.95%) Java
6 18 (21.95%) Python
6 18 (21.95%) RESTful
7 17 (20.73%) MongoDB
8 15 (18.29%) SQL
8 15 (18.29%) .NET
9 14 (17.07%) Finance
10 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
11 12 (14.63%) AWS
11 12 (14.63%) DevOps
12 11 (13.41%) TypeScript
12 11 (13.41%) Blockchain
12 11 (13.41%) Cryptography
12 11 (13.41%) Oracle
12 11 (13.41%) Web Services
12 11 (13.41%) Windows
13 10 (12.20%) Degree
13 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (12.20%) Kubernetes
13 10 (12.20%) Office 365
13 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
13 10 (12.20%) Node.js
14 9 (10.98%) Docker
14 9 (10.98%) Front End Development

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 6 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (14.63%) AWS
2 10 (12.20%) Office 365
3 7 (8.54%) Azure
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (3.66%) Amazon S3
4 3 (3.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (3.66%) SaaS
5 2 (2.44%) GCP
6 1 (1.22%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) LAN
1 7 (8.54%) WAN
2 3 (3.66%) ADSL
2 3 (3.66%) MPLS
2 3 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.44%) Intranet
3 2 (2.44%) VPN
4 1 (1.22%) DHCP
4 1 (1.22%) DNS
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) MongoDB
3 13 (15.85%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (13.41%) Blockchain
5 10 (12.20%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (3.66%) MySQL
8 1 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.10%) JIRA
2 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) SonarQube
4 1 (1.22%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.22%) JMeter
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.66%) Law
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.66%) Public Sector
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (46.34%) Developer
2 13 (15.85%) C# Developer
3 11 (13.41%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.41%) Blockchain Developer
3 11 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (10.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 8 (9.76%) DBA
5 8 (9.76%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.32%) F# Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Administrator
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Backend Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Engineering Manager
8 5 (6.10%) React Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Angular Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Consultant
9 4 (4.88%) IT Analyst
9 4 (4.88%) SQL DBA
10 3 (3.66%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.27%) React
2 18 (21.95%) RESTful
3 15 (18.29%) .NET
4 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
5 11 (13.41%) Web Services
6 10 (12.20%) Node.js
7 8 (9.76%) GraphQL
8 6 (7.32%) .NET Core
8 6 (7.32%) Akka.NET
8 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET
8 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Core
8 6 (7.32%) Entity Framework
8 6 (7.32%) LINQ
8 6 (7.32%) Swagger
9 5 (6.10%) HTML
10 4 (4.88%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.88%) RxJS
10 4 (4.88%) WPF
11 3 (3.66%) CSS
11 3 (3.66%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.76%) iPhone
3 6 (7.32%) User Experience
4 3 (3.66%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.66%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) PMI
5 2 (2.44%) SCADA
6 1 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.22%) Blog
6 1 (1.22%) Social Media
6 1 (1.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Windows
2 8 (9.76%) Android
3 7 (8.54%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.10%) Linux
4 5 (6.10%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (52.44%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.63%) DevOps
3 11 (13.41%) Cryptography
4 9 (10.98%) Front End Development
5 8 (9.76%) Logistics
5 8 (9.76%) Microservices
5 8 (9.76%) TDD
6 7 (8.54%) Analytics
6 7 (8.54%) BDD
6 7 (8.54%) Information Security
6 7 (8.54%) Mathematics
7 6 (7.32%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (7.32%) Dependency Injection
7 6 (7.32%) ITIL
7 6 (7.32%) MVC
7 6 (7.32%) OO
7 6 (7.32%) Problem-Solving
7 6 (7.32%) SOLID
8 5 (6.10%) Open Source
8 5 (6.10%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
2 20 (24.39%) C#
3 18 (21.95%) Java
3 18 (21.95%) Python
4 15 (18.29%) SQL
5 11 (13.41%) TypeScript
6 6 (7.32%) F#
6 6 (7.32%) Kotlin
7 4 (4.88%) Rust
8 3 (3.66%) PHP
9 2 (2.44%) MATLAB
9 2 (2.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.44%) R
10 1 (1.22%) Elm
10 1 (1.22%) ES6
10 1 (1.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Numerate Degree
2 7 (8.54%) PhD
3 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.44%) MCITP
5 2 (2.44%) MCTS
5 2 (2.44%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.44%) PMP
6 1 (1.22%) CISA
6 1 (1.22%) CISM
6 1 (1.22%) CISSP
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.10%) GDPR
3 3 (3.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.66%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 3 (3.66%) SLA
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.22%) NIST
4 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Docker
2 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) Kubernetes
2 7 (8.54%) Istio
3 4 (4.88%) SCCM
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (13.41%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.66%) Citrix
4 2 (2.44%) Cisco
5 1 (1.22%) Google
5 1 (1.22%) Meraki
5 1 (1.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.22%) Spotify
5 1 (1.22%) Veeam