The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 3 months to 25 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
UK
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 265 390 398
Rank change year-on-year +125 +8  
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 1080 740 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.25% 0.75% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.84% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 963 636 690
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £37,300
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

SOLID is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 77165 87903 93799
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.66% 89.10% 87.75%
Number of salaries quoted 63063 73140 76146
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing SOLID as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in the UK

SOLID
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOLID.

Salary trend for SOLID in the UK

SOLID
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOLID over the 3 months to 25 May 2017.

Salary histogram for SOLID in the UK

SOLID
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLID within the UK over the 3 months to 25 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +136 1057 £55,000 +4.76% 191
London +103 536 £63,750 +4.50% 89
South East +109 185 £52,500 +23.52% 25
North West +46 102 £42,500 -5.55% 27
City of London +55 68 £62,500 +4.16% 14
Surrey +77 66 £55,000 +13.40% 8
East of England +19 66 £55,000 -4.34% 17
West Midlands +42 56 £45,000 - 9
Manchester +1 54 £42,500 -10.52% 19
Hampshire +24 46 £60,000 +50.00% 3
South West +22 38 £42,500 +21.42% 12
Cheshire +11 38 £45,000 -25.00% 3
East Midlands +29 37 £45,000 +2.27% 5
Yorkshire +11 32 £40,250 -15.26% 4
Berkshire +51 30 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Buckinghamshire +20 30 £40,000 -12.56% 4
Nottinghamshire +25 26 £45,000 +2.27% 2
Nottingham +16 26 £45,000 +2.27% 1
Hertfordshire +28 25 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Milton Keynes +6 23 £40,000 -12.56% 3
Suffolk +26 22 £42,750 -22.27% 2
Ellesmere Port - 22 £40,000 -
Reigate +37 21 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Staffordshire +22 19 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Bristol +2 19 £42,500 +21.42% 7
West Yorkshire +22 18 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Redhill +7 16 £55,000 +83.33%
Stoke-on-Trent +22 15 £40,000 -11.11%
Leeds +18 14 £46,250 -7.50% 3
Basingstoke +8 14 £67,500 +3.84% 1

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, IT jobs citing SOLID also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for SOLID.

1 1572 (78.13%) C#
2 1497 (74.40%) .NET
3 1462 (72.66%) Agile Software Development
4 1291 (64.17%) TDD
5 1083 (53.83%) MVC
6 1032 (51.29%) JavaScript
7 933 (46.37%) ASP.NET
8 859 (42.69%) SQL Server
9 842 (41.85%) HTML
10 746 (37.08%) CSS
11 740 (36.78%) SQL
12 715 (35.54%) AngularJS
13 663 (32.95%) Scrum
14 651 (32.36%) ASP.NET MVC
15 639 (31.76%) ASP.NET Web API
16 602 (29.92%) Continuous Integration
17 593 (29.47%) Microsoft
18 543 (26.99%) BDD
19 497 (24.70%) OO
20 494 (24.55%) .NET Framework
21 478 (23.76%) Microsoft Azure
22 455 (22.61%) Finance
23 434 (21.57%) Git (software)
24 413 (20.53%) HTML5
25 411 (20.43%) jQuery
26 393 (19.53%) DevOps
27 372 (18.49%) Software Engineering
28 371 (18.44%) Entity Framework
29 352 (17.50%) WCF
30 330 (16.40%) Web Services

SOLID
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
1 101 (5.02%) CMS
2 84 (4.17%) IIS
3 73 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
4 56 (2.78%) SharePoint
5 53 (2.63%) NServiceBus
6 49 (2.44%) Umbraco
7 45 (2.24%) BizTalk Server
8 27 (1.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 26 (1.29%) Oracle Service Bus
10 23 (1.14%) Confluence
11 21 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
12 20 (0.99%) Apache Solr
13 19 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
14 17 (0.84%) Apache Spark
14 17 (0.84%) EPiServer
14 17 (0.84%) WebSphere
15 14 (0.70%) Apache
16 12 (0.60%) MS Project Server
17 11 (0.55%) Apache ServiceMix
18 10 (0.50%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 40 (1.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (1.44%) Microsoft Office
3 13 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (0.45%) HipChat
5 7 (0.35%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.099%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.099%) GIMP
8 2 (0.099%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.050%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.050%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 41 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.099%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.050%) Magento
4 1 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.050%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.050%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 478 (23.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 303 (15.06%) Amazon AWS
3 112 (5.57%) SaaS
4 49 (2.44%) GitHub
5 38 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
6 34 (1.69%) PaaS
7 26 (1.29%) Office 365
8 23 (1.14%) Google Play
9 17 (0.84%) Azure Machine Learning
10 10 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (0.35%) Asana
11 7 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
12 6 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (0.30%) Datadog
12 6 (0.30%) IaaS
13 3 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 3 (0.15%) Trello
14 2 (0.099%) Bluemix
14 2 (0.099%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.19%) HTTP
2 19 (0.94%) Intranet
3 13 (0.65%) Internet
4 10 (0.50%) Extranet
5 9 (0.45%) DNS
6 5 (0.25%) AMQP
6 5 (0.25%) SMS
7 4 (0.20%) SSL
8 3 (0.15%) Broadband
8 3 (0.15%) FTP
8 3 (0.15%) Wireless
9 2 (0.099%) Kerberos
9 2 (0.099%) LDAP
9 2 (0.099%) SMTP
10 1 (0.050%) Skype
10 1 (0.050%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 859 (42.69%) SQL Server
2 231 (11.48%) NoSQL
3 193 (9.59%) MongoDB
4 115 (5.72%) MySQL
5 91 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 84 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 82 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
8 76 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 66 (3.28%) Azure SQL Database
10 63 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 62 (3.08%) Redis
12 47 (2.34%) Big Data
13 39 (1.94%) DocumentDB
14 33 (1.64%) Couchbase
15 27 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
15 27 (1.34%) SQL Server 2016
16 26 (1.29%) RDBMS
17 25 (1.24%) CouchDB
18 22 (1.09%) Blockchain
19 21 (1.04%) Event Store
Development Applications
1 434 (21.57%) Git (software)
2 321 (15.95%) TeamCity
3 309 (15.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 209 (10.39%) Visual Studio
5 181 (9.00%) NUnit
6 139 (6.91%) Jenkins
7 138 (6.86%) Octopus Deploy
8 126 (6.26%) Subversion
9 115 (5.72%) SpecFlow
10 114 (5.67%) Jasmine
11 105 (5.22%) JIRA
12 97 (4.82%) MSBuild
13 85 (4.22%) Selenium
14 54 (2.68%) Maven
15 52 (2.58%) Mocha
16 49 (2.44%) Moq
17 46 (2.29%) gulp
18 45 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 42 (2.09%) MSTest
20 39 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 455 (22.61%) Finance
2 156 (7.75%) Banking
3 71 (3.53%) Retail
4 65 (3.23%) Advertising
5 60 (2.98%) Investment Banking
6 49 (2.44%) Games
7 38 (1.89%) Marketing
8 26 (1.29%) Electronics
9 24 (1.19%) Telecoms
10 23 (1.14%) Financial Institution
11 22 (1.09%) Legal
12 15 (0.75%) Military
13 14 (0.70%) Front Office
13 14 (0.70%) Publishing
14 12 (0.60%) Back Office
15 11 (0.55%) Law
15 11 (0.55%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.50%) Billing
17 6 (0.30%) Automotive
18 5 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1649 (81.96%) Developer
2 859 (42.69%) .NET Developer
3 747 (37.13%) C# Developer
4 509 (25.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 448 (22.27%) Senior Developer
6 243 (12.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 233 (11.58%) Senior .NET Developer
8 227 (11.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 211 (10.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 191 (9.49%) Software Developer
11 170 (8.45%) Senior C# Developer
12 138 (6.86%) Full Stack Developer
13 136 (6.76%) C# Software Developer
14 133 (6.61%) Software Engineer
15 125 (6.21%) .NET Software Developer
15 125 (6.21%) Agile Developer
16 121 (6.01%) JavaScript Developer
17 115 (5.72%) Lead Developer
18 113 (5.62%) Angular Developer
19 110 (5.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1497 (74.40%) .NET
2 933 (46.37%) ASP.NET
3 842 (41.85%) HTML
4 746 (37.08%) CSS
5 715 (35.54%) AngularJS
6 651 (32.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 639 (31.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 494 (24.55%) .NET Framework
9 413 (20.53%) HTML5
10 411 (20.43%) jQuery
11 371 (18.44%) Entity Framework
12 352 (17.50%) WCF
13 330 (16.40%) RESTful
13 330 (16.40%) Web Services
14 306 (15.21%) REST
15 278 (13.82%) WPF
16 267 (13.27%) React
17 261 (12.97%) CSS3
18 238 (11.83%) Node.js
19 222 (11.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 262 (13.02%) Greenfield Project
2 202 (10.04%) User Experience
3 193 (9.59%) Computer Science
4 131 (6.51%) Fintech
5 115 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
6 114 (5.67%) Mobile App
7 74 (3.68%) N-Tier
8 70 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
9 42 (2.09%) Social Media
10 41 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 35 (1.74%) Client/Server
12 32 (1.59%) Online Banking
13 29 (1.44%) Hedge funds
14 27 (1.34%) Blog
15 20 (0.99%) Algorithms
15 20 (0.99%) iPad
16 18 (0.89%) W3C
17 17 (0.84%) PMI
18 16 (0.80%) Linux Command Line
19 15 (0.75%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 179 (8.90%) Windows
2 108 (5.37%) Android
3 92 (4.57%) Apple iOS
4 86 (4.27%) Linux
5 41 (2.04%) Windows Server
6 23 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.75%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.35%) Unix
9 2 (0.099%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.099%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.099%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.050%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.050%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 1462 (72.66%) Agile Software Development
2 1291 (64.17%) TDD
3 1083 (53.83%) MVC
4 663 (32.95%) Scrum
5 602 (29.92%) Continuous Integration
6 543 (26.99%) BDD
7 497 (24.70%) OO
8 393 (19.53%) DevOps
9 372 (18.49%) Software Engineering
10 306 (15.21%) Web Development
11 305 (15.16%) OOP
12 275 (13.67%) Microservices
13 261 (12.97%) SOA
14 249 (12.38%) Unit Testing
15 231 (11.48%) Domain-Driven Design
16 228 (11.33%) Test Automation
17 216 (10.74%) SDLC
18 212 (10.54%) Kanban
19 198 (9.84%) Mentoring
20 168 (8.35%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1572 (78.13%) C#
2 1032 (51.29%) JavaScript
3 740 (36.78%) SQL
4 268 (13.32%) Java
5 229 (11.38%) T-SQL
6 168 (8.35%) VB.NET
7 139 (6.91%) Python
8 111 (5.52%) TypeScript
9 100 (4.97%) PowerShell
10 94 (4.67%) PHP
11 81 (4.03%) C++
12 59 (2.93%) Objective-C
13 49 (2.44%) Apple Swift
14 39 (1.94%) Scala
15 32 (1.59%) Shell Script
16 27 (1.34%) Ruby
17 23 (1.14%) ES6
17 23 (1.14%) F#
18 21 (1.04%) Go
18 21 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 246 (12.23%) Degree
2 17 (0.84%) PMI Certification
3 12 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.099%) ICAEW
5 2 (0.099%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.050%) GISP
6 1 (0.050%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.050%) Mathematical Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (5.96%) QA
2 23 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 9 (0.45%) MiFID
4 3 (0.15%) SLA
5 2 (0.099%) WCAG
System Software
1 112 (5.57%) Docker
2 4 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.15%) Firmware
4 1 (0.050%) Varnish
4 1 (0.050%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 49 (2.44%) Puppet
2 46 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.44%) Ansible
4 26 (1.29%) Control-M
5 18 (0.89%) Kubernetes
6 12 (0.60%) Kibana
7 11 (0.55%) logstash
8 9 (0.45%) Nagios
9 6 (0.30%) Grafana
9 6 (0.30%) StatsD
9 6 (0.30%) Terraform
10 5 (0.25%) ZABBIX
11 4 (0.20%) HP Fortify
12 3 (0.15%) Graphite
12 3 (0.15%) Salt
13 2 (0.099%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.099%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 1 (0.050%) cPanel
Vendors
1 593 (29.47%) Microsoft
2 142 (7.06%) Xamarin
3 78 (3.88%) Google
4 64 (3.18%) Sitecore
5 56 (2.78%) IBM
6 53 (2.63%) Oracle
7 25 (1.24%) New Relic
8 22 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
8 22 (1.09%) Zend
9 20 (0.99%) AppDynamics
10 18 (0.89%) Atlassian
11 14 (0.70%) SAP
12 12 (0.60%) Apple
12 12 (0.60%) Solace
13 11 (0.55%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.50%) Embarcadero
14 10 (0.50%) Splunk
15 9 (0.45%) Adobe
15 9 (0.45%) FXall
15 9 (0.45%) Reuters
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum + bonus + work from home
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
North London
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive with Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
DeSantis Arin Recruitment
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £34000 - £48000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + annum 20-30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday + Competitive Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Surrey
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 55,000 - 70,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £85k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brentwood, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + relaxed and flexible environment
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + generous bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salford, Lancashire
Pershing Limited
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 30 days hol, pension up to 13.5% (
Posted: Yesterday
New Malden, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: circa 50,000 - 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago