Period
to 18 January 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Housing in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Housing over the 6 months to 18 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Housing
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 714 989 1062
Rank change year-on-year +275 +73 +80
Permanent jobs citing Social Housing 40 47 60
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.037% 0.040%
As % of the General category 0.17% 0.094% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 74
Median annual salary £42,500 £37,050 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% -1.20% -9.09%
10th Percentile £34,418 £26,530 £27,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £34,532 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.25% -7.91% -

Social Housing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 23,778 50,013 62,629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.95% 39.88% 41.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18,463 38,235 48,363
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £32,750 £31,250 £30,494
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Social Housing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Social Housing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Social Housing in the UK

Social Housing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Housing.

Salary trend for Social Housing in the UK

Social Housing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Housing over the 6 months to 18 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Social Housing in the UK

Social Housing
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Housing within the UK over the 6 months to 18 January 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 +263 39 £42,500 +16.44% 13
UK excluding London +198 24 £36,000 +4.25% 8
London +212 14 £42,500 -4.55% 5
Midlands +93 11 £36,000 +17.90% 1
Work from Home -48 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North of England +89 10 £44,000 -2.22% 1
North West - 7 £44,250 - 1
West Midlands +67 6 £35,566 +26.55%
East Midlands +57 5 £36,000 +9.21% 1
South West +74 2 £24,803 -52.76% 5
Yorkshire +53 2 - -
East of England +102 1 £50,000 +11.11%
North East - 1 £32,779 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2021, IT jobs citing Social Housing 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 Social Housing.

1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Windows
4 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
4 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
5 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
7 10 (25.00%) CRM
7 10 (25.00%) ETL
7 10 (25.00%) Northgate
7 10 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (25.00%) Northgate Housing
8 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
8 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
8 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
8 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (22.50%) SLA
8 9 (22.50%) iTrent
9 8 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (20.00%) ITIL
9 8 (20.00%) Local Government
10 7 (17.50%) Office 365
11 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
11 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (15.00%) C#
11 6 (15.00%) .NET
12 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 5 (12.50%) MCSE
12 5 (12.50%) DNS

Social Housing
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 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (25.00%) Northgate Housing
2 9 (22.50%) iTrent
3 8 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (5.00%) MIS ActiveH
5 1 (2.50%) Orchard Housing
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.50%) Office 365
2 3 (7.50%) Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (7.50%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.50%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (7.50%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 3 (7.50%) Data Mining
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (7.50%) Power BI
4 3 (7.50%) Qlik Sense
4 3 (7.50%) QlikView
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) Tableau
5 2 (5.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (20.00%) Local Government
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Public Sector
4 3 (7.50%) Electronics
4 3 (7.50%) Housing Association
4 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Support Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Technical Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Technical Support
2 14 (35.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Consultant
4 5 (12.50%) Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 4 (10.00%) Business Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Business Intelligence Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Implementation Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) QlikView Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Tableau Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) IT Director
8 1 (2.50%) Implementation Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Information Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) CRM
1 10 (25.00%) ETL
2 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
2 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.00%) ITIL
4 6 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Data Governance
7 3 (7.50%) Data Management
7 3 (7.50%) Data Security
7 3 (7.50%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (7.50%) Predictive Modelling
7 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
7 3 (7.50%) Project Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) SQL
2 13 (32.50%) T-SQL
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (12.50%) MCSE
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 2 (5.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (22.50%) SLA
2 3 (7.50%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.50%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (22.50%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle
3 10 (25.00%) Northgate
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
5 3 (7.50%) SAP
6 1 (2.50%) Civica
6 1 (2.50%) Orchard