Period
to 30 May 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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Renewable Energy
UK
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 781 954 1130
Rank change year-on-year +173 +176 -76
Permanent jobs citing Renewable Energy 109 160 66
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.038%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.28% 0.099%
Number of salaries quoted 73 100 59
Median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £28,500 £22,400
90th Percentile £97,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +31.58% +8.57%

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 34,855 56,269 66,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.86% 39.16% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 26,880 41,960 51,590
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £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 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 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 +146 95 £55,000 -12.00% 40
UK excluding London +143 65 £45,000 -10.00% 36
London +137 44 £80,000 +23.08% 9
North of England +159 30 £45,000 -5.26% 5
North West +100 18 £47,500 - 2
Scotland +66 12 £45,000 +72.00% 3
Yorkshire +117 10 £38,750 -18.42% 2
Midlands +91 8 £40,000 +15.94% 6
East Midlands +62 7 £40,000 +37.93% 2
South West +65 5 £43,750 +20.69% 12
South East +84 4 £60,000 +14.29% 7
East of England +61 4 £35,000 -36.36% 1
Wales - 2 £45,000 - 2
North East - 2 £38,750 - 1
West Midlands +79 1 - - 4
Work from Home +46 1 £60,000 +17.07% 3

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (31.19%) Degree
3 32 (29.36%) Python
4 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.35%) DevOps
6 17 (15.60%) Docker
6 17 (15.60%) React
6 17 (15.60%) Data Science
7 16 (14.68%) Java
8 15 (13.76%) Kubernetes
9 13 (11.93%) Microservices
9 13 (11.93%) Linux
9 13 (11.93%) Information Security
10 12 (11.01%) C#
10 12 (11.01%) Mathematics
10 12 (11.01%) Test Automation
10 12 (11.01%) Azure
11 11 (10.09%) TypeScript
11 11 (10.09%) SQL
11 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
11 11 (10.09%) Scrum
11 11 (10.09%) Finance
12 10 (9.17%) Artificial Intelligence
12 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.17%) AWS
12 10 (9.17%) QA
13 9 (8.26%) Business Development
13 9 (8.26%) RESTful
13 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
13 9 (8.26%) Node.js

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 3 (2.75%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.92%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Odoo
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (0.92%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.01%) Azure
2 10 (9.17%) AWS
3 7 (6.42%) Office 365
4 6 (5.50%) PaaS
5 5 (4.59%) SaaS
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.83%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.83%) GitHub
6 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.92%) GCP
7 1 (0.92%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.92%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.42%) LAN
1 7 (6.42%) WAN
2 4 (3.67%) ADSL
2 4 (3.67%) MPLS
3 3 (2.75%) Firewall
3 3 (2.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.83%) Intranet
5 1 (0.92%) DNS
5 1 (0.92%) SSL
5 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.26%) Blockchain
2 9 (8.26%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.67%) MySQL
5 2 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.92%) Big Data
6 1 (0.92%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.75%) GitLab
3 2 (1.83%) Postman
3 2 (1.83%) Selenium
4 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.92%) JIRA
4 1 (0.92%) JMeter
4 1 (0.92%) MSI
4 1 (0.92%) RSpec
4 1 (0.92%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.92%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.09%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Marketing
2 6 (5.50%) Retail
3 5 (4.59%) Automotive
4 4 (3.67%) Aerospace
5 3 (2.75%) Law
5 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.75%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (29.36%) Developer
2 12 (11.01%) Analyst
3 9 (8.26%) Blockchain Developer
4 8 (7.34%) Consultant
4 8 (7.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (7.34%) Senior Consultant
5 7 (6.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (6.42%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
6 6 (5.50%) Sales Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Engineering Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Product Manager
7 5 (4.59%) React Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Administrator
8 4 (3.67%) Angular Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Data Engineer
8 4 (3.67%) Data Scientist
8 4 (3.67%) Lead Developer
8 4 (3.67%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.60%) React
2 9 (8.26%) Node.js
2 9 (8.26%) RESTful
2 9 (8.26%) Web Services
3 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
3 7 (6.42%) GraphQL
4 5 (4.59%) .NET
4 5 (4.59%) CSS
4 5 (4.59%) HTML
4 5 (4.59%) RxJava
4 5 (4.59%) Spring
4 5 (4.59%) Spring Boot
5 4 (3.67%) RxJS
6 3 (2.75%) REST
6 3 (2.75%) Vue.js
7 2 (1.83%) CSS3
7 2 (1.83%) jQuery
7 2 (1.83%) Leaflet
7 2 (1.83%) Velocity
7 2 (1.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.75%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.75%) Blog
3 3 (2.75%) SCADA
4 2 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.83%) Grid Computing
4 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.83%) Mobile Payment
4 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.83%) Smart Home
4 2 (1.83%) User Experience
5 1 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.92%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.92%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.92%) iPhone
5 1 (0.92%) Smart Energy
5 1 (0.92%) Social Media
5 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.93%) Linux
2 9 (8.26%) Windows
3 6 (5.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.75%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.92%) Android
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.92%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.03%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (18.35%) DevOps
3 17 (15.60%) Data Science
4 13 (11.93%) Information Security
4 13 (11.93%) Microservices
5 12 (11.01%) Mathematics
5 12 (11.01%) Test Automation
6 11 (10.09%) Scrum
7 10 (9.17%) Artificial Intelligence
7 10 (9.17%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.26%) Business Development
8 9 (8.26%) Cryptography
8 9 (8.26%) Front End Development
8 9 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
9 8 (7.34%) B2B
9 8 (7.34%) Computer Science
9 8 (7.34%) Physics
9 8 (7.34%) Project Delivery
9 8 (7.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (6.42%) Applied Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 32 (29.36%) Python
2 31 (28.44%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.68%) Java
4 12 (11.01%) C#
5 11 (10.09%) SQL
5 11 (10.09%) TypeScript
6 7 (6.42%) C++
7 6 (5.50%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.67%) Go
8 4 (3.67%) PHP
8 4 (3.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.67%) Rust
9 2 (1.83%) R
9 2 (1.83%) VBScript
10 1 (0.92%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.92%) Elm
10 1 (0.92%) ES6
10 1 (0.92%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (31.19%) Degree
2 9 (8.26%) PhD
3 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.59%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (2.75%) CCNA
4 3 (2.75%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.83%) CCNP
5 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.83%) Master's Degree
5 2 (1.83%) MCITP
5 2 (1.83%) MCSE
5 2 (1.83%) MCTS
5 2 (1.83%) SANS
6 1 (0.92%) CCENT
6 1 (0.92%) CISA
6 1 (0.92%) CISM
6 1 (0.92%) CISSP
6 1 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
2 6 (5.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.67%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (2.75%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 3 (2.75%) GDPR
5 2 (1.83%) SLA
6 1 (0.92%) COBIT
6 1 (0.92%) NIST
System Software
1 17 (15.60%) Docker
2 1 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.92%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (13.76%) Kubernetes
2 6 (5.50%) Ansible
2 6 (5.50%) Terraform
3 5 (4.59%) Istio
4 3 (2.75%) SCCM
5 2 (1.83%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle
3 3 (2.75%) Cisco
3 3 (2.75%) Google
4 2 (1.83%) Citrix
4 2 (1.83%) Facebook
4 2 (1.83%) Instagram
4 2 (1.83%) SAP
4 2 (1.83%) Tableau
5 1 (0.92%) Infor
5 1 (0.92%) Meraki
5 1 (0.92%) Sage
5 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.92%) Spotify
5 1 (0.92%) Veeam