Period
to 4 March 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Spotify products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Spotify over the 6 months to 4 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Spotify.

Spotify
UK
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 776 972 1005
Rank change year-on-year +196 +33 +130
Permanent jobs citing Spotify 45 58 112
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.059% 0.047% 0.074%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 128
Median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £66,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.90% +8.61% +33.50%
10th Percentile £42,375 £31,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £91,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% -29.17% +26.32%

Spotify is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 28,738 50,702 62,666
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.83% 41.20% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21,743 39,351 48,779
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,583
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Spotify
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Spotify in the UK

Spotify
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Spotify.

Salary trend for Spotify in the UK

Spotify
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Spotify over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Spotify in the UK

Spotify
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Spotify within the UK over the 6 months to 4 March 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 +189 44 £67,500 -6.90% 19
London +168 41 £67,500 -10.00% 10
Work from Home -88 11 £73,750 -1.67% 3
UK excluding London +155 3 £40,000 -5.88% 9
South East +124 2 £55,000 +120.00% 3
North West - 1 £40,000 - 1
North of England - 1 £40,000 - 6

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, IT jobs citing Spotify 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 Spotify.

1 29 (64.44%) AWS
2 26 (57.78%) Docker
3 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (33.33%) Kubernetes
5 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.11%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (31.11%) MongoDB
6 12 (26.67%) Kafka
7 10 (22.22%) PHP
7 10 (22.22%) Google
7 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
7 10 (22.22%) GCP
7 10 (22.22%) TypeScript
8 9 (20.00%) DevOps
8 9 (20.00%) REST
8 9 (20.00%) Scrum
8 9 (20.00%) Java
9 8 (17.78%) Node.js
9 8 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (15.56%) Protocol Buffers
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (15.56%) Facebook
10 7 (15.56%) Kanban
10 7 (15.56%) Amazon S3
10 7 (15.56%) Azure
10 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (15.56%) React Native
10 7 (15.56%) GraphQL
10 7 (15.56%) gRPC
11 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis

Spotify
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 8 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.22%) InVision
2 1 (2.22%) Sketch
2 1 (2.22%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 29 (64.44%) AWS
2 10 (22.22%) GCP
3 7 (15.56%) Amazon S3
3 7 (15.56%) Azure
4 4 (8.89%) GitHub
5 3 (6.67%) SaaS
6 2 (4.44%) Amazon Neptune
6 2 (4.44%) AWS Fargate
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) HTTP
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
3 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) MongoDB
1 14 (31.11%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (13.33%) MySQL
3 5 (11.11%) Ingres
4 4 (8.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.44%) Big Data
5 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.22%) Redis
6 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.44%) JMeter
3 2 (4.44%) JUnit
3 2 (4.44%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.22%) PyCharm
4 1 (2.22%) REST Assured
General
1 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Banking
2 4 (8.89%) Games
2 4 (8.89%) Legal
2 4 (8.89%) Online Betting
3 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 1 (2.22%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Developer
2 12 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Backend Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Backend Developer
4 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Release Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Planner
7 2 (4.44%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Media Planner
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Scala Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Kafka
2 9 (20.00%) REST
3 8 (17.78%) Node.js
4 7 (15.56%) GraphQL
4 7 (15.56%) gRPC
4 7 (15.56%) Protocol Buffers
4 7 (15.56%) React Native
5 6 (13.33%) Apache Flex
6 5 (11.11%) Laravel
7 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 4 (8.89%) Celery
7 4 (8.89%) HTML
7 4 (8.89%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (8.89%) React
7 4 (8.89%) Resque
7 4 (8.89%) Sidekiq
7 4 (8.89%) Symfony
7 4 (8.89%) Vue.js
8 3 (6.67%) Sass
9 2 (4.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.33%) User Experience
2 5 (11.11%) BBC
3 4 (8.89%) Music Streaming
3 4 (8.89%) Online Games
3 4 (8.89%) Over-the-Top Content
3 4 (8.89%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (4.44%) Cloud Native
4 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.44%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.44%) Media Streaming
4 2 (4.44%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Android
1 6 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
3 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 9 (20.00%) DevOps
4 9 (20.00%) Scrum
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (15.56%) Kanban
6 6 (13.33%) High Availability
6 6 (13.33%) Microservices
6 6 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
6 6 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (11.11%) Coaching
7 5 (11.11%) Front End Development
7 5 (11.11%) MVC
7 5 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
7 5 (11.11%) SOLID
8 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) PHP
1 10 (22.22%) TypeScript
2 9 (20.00%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.89%) Go
4 4 (8.89%) Rust
5 3 (6.67%) Python
6 2 (4.44%) Java 8
6 2 (4.44%) Ruby
7 1 (2.22%) Scala
7 1 (2.22%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 26 (57.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Google
2 7 (15.56%) Facebook
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.67%) Snapchat
5 2 (4.44%) comScore
5 2 (4.44%) Twitter
5 2 (4.44%) YouTube
6 1 (2.22%) Adobe
6 1 (2.22%) Instagram