Period
to 28 November 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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 840 706 986
Rank change year-on-year -134 +280 +109
Permanent jobs citing Spotify 215 27 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.050% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 131 25 50
10th Percentile £42,500 £34,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £61,913 £50,000 £42,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +6.12% -9.26%
75th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,600 £85,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +47.37% +26.67% -16.67%

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 49,705 20,874 56,359
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.83% 38.51% 41.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32,935 16,783 43,690
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,036 £40,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 28 November 2021.

Salary histogram for Spotify in the UK

Spotify
Top 10 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 28 November 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 -115 203 £70,000 +7.69% 20
London -109 158 £75,000 +12.78% 15
UK excluding London -178 45 £70,000 +47.37% 5
Work from Home -218 37 £70,000 -1.06% 4
South East -130 19 £47,500 +35.71%
North West -94 12 £70,000 +75.00% 2
North of England -101 12 £70,000 +75.00% 3
South West - 10 £70,000 - 1
Midlands -106 4 £40,000 -27.27% 1
West Midlands - 4 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 115 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (36.28%) Social Skills
3 74 (34.42%) Scrum
4 68 (31.63%) JavaScript
5 61 (28.37%) Finance
6 57 (26.51%) Node.js
7 56 (26.05%) DevOps
8 55 (25.58%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 51 (23.72%) Degree
9 51 (23.72%) HTML
10 50 (23.26%) Python
10 50 (23.26%) TDD
11 49 (22.79%) Analytics
12 44 (20.47%) HTTP
13 42 (19.53%) User Experience
14 41 (19.07%) Coaching
15 39 (18.14%) C++
16 38 (17.67%) JSON
16 38 (17.67%) AWS
16 38 (17.67%) YouTube
17 37 (17.21%) Linux
18 36 (16.74%) C
18 36 (16.74%) Middleware
18 36 (16.74%) Marketing
18 36 (16.74%) Kanban
18 36 (16.74%) REST
19 35 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 35 (16.28%) TCP/IP
19 35 (16.28%) STB
20 34 (15.81%) Bluetooth

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 21 (9.77%) CMS
2 20 (9.30%) EPiServer
2 20 (9.30%) Kentico
2 20 (9.30%) Sitecore CMS
2 20 (9.30%) Umbraco
3 14 (6.51%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.72%) Traefik
5 2 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.47%) Confluence
6 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Magento
1 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 38 (17.67%) AWS
2 25 (11.63%) Azure
3 19 (8.84%) GitHub
4 11 (5.12%) Serverless
5 10 (4.65%) Amazon ECS
5 10 (4.65%) Amazon EKS
5 10 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
5 10 (4.65%) CloudFront
5 10 (4.65%) Datadog
6 9 (4.19%) Dropbox
6 9 (4.19%) Slack
7 8 (3.72%) GCP
8 7 (3.26%) Matillion
8 7 (3.26%) Snowflake
9 6 (2.79%) SaaS
10 2 (0.93%) Amazon Neptune
10 2 (0.93%) AWS Fargate
10 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.93%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 44 (20.47%) HTTP
2 35 (16.28%) TCP/IP
3 34 (15.81%) Bluetooth
3 34 (15.81%) Broadband
3 34 (15.81%) DVB
4 16 (7.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.51%) Relational Database
2 12 (5.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 12 (5.58%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (4.65%) Blockchain
3 10 (4.65%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.65%) Redis
4 7 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.26%) Tableau
5 6 (2.79%) Big Data
5 6 (2.79%) MySQL
6 4 (1.86%) Data Mining
6 4 (1.86%) Looker
7 2 (0.93%) Metadata
8 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 34 (15.81%) GNU Toolchain
2 22 (10.23%) JIRA
3 13 (6.05%) Cypress.io
3 13 (6.05%) Jenkins
4 10 (4.65%) Cucumber
4 10 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 10 (4.65%) RSpec
5 8 (3.72%) JUnit
6 7 (3.26%) Mocha
7 4 (1.86%) webpack
8 2 (0.93%) ESLint
8 2 (0.93%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.47%) Babel
9 1 (0.47%) Grunt
9 1 (0.47%) gulp
9 1 (0.47%) JMeter
9 1 (0.47%) Selenium
9 1 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 78 (36.28%) Social Skills
2 61 (28.37%) Finance
3 36 (16.74%) Marketing
4 26 (12.09%) Presentation Skills
5 24 (11.16%) Banking
6 20 (9.30%) Organisational Skills
7 10 (4.65%) Financial Institution
8 9 (4.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (4.19%) Telecoms
9 8 (3.72%) Games
9 8 (3.72%) Legal
9 8 (3.72%) Manufacturing
9 8 (3.72%) Music Industry
10 7 (3.26%) Polish Language
11 3 (1.40%) Publishing
12 2 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (0.93%) Retail
13 1 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
13 1 (0.47%) Local Government
13 1 (0.47%) Wearables
Job Titles
1 63 (29.30%) Developer
2 36 (16.74%) Software Developer
3 34 (15.81%) C++ Developer
3 34 (15.81%) C++ Software Developer
4 25 (11.63%) Software Engineer
5 24 (11.16%) Head of Agile Delivery
5 24 (11.16%) Head of Delivery
5 24 (11.16%) Head of DevOps
6 22 (10.23%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.30%) Head of Development
7 20 (9.30%) Head of Digital
7 20 (9.30%) Head of E-Commerce
8 17 (7.91%) Product Manager
9 16 (7.44%) Senior C++ Developer
9 16 (7.44%) Senior Software Developer
10 11 (5.12%) Agile Project Manager
10 11 (5.12%) Project Manager
11 7 (3.26%) Java Engineer
11 7 (3.26%) Java Software Engineer
12 6 (2.79%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (26.51%) Node.js
2 51 (23.72%) HTML
3 38 (17.67%) JSON
4 36 (16.74%) Middleware
4 36 (16.74%) REST
5 34 (15.81%) HTML5
5 34 (15.81%) React
5 34 (15.81%) WebKit
6 24 (11.16%) Velocity
7 20 (9.30%) jQuery
8 18 (8.37%) Qt
9 17 (7.91%) CSS
10 14 (6.51%) Spring
10 14 (6.51%) Spring Boot
11 12 (5.58%) Kafka
11 12 (5.58%) Symfony
12 11 (5.12%) AngularJS
12 11 (5.12%) GraphQL
12 11 (5.12%) Jest
13 10 (4.65%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.53%) User Experience
2 35 (16.28%) STB
3 34 (15.81%) Digital TV
3 34 (15.81%) MPEG
3 34 (15.81%) Social Media
4 20 (9.30%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (9.30%) Video\Live Streaming
4 20 (9.30%) Xbox
5 13 (6.05%) Internet of Things
6 11 (5.12%) Data Centre
7 10 (4.65%) Cloud Native
7 10 (4.65%) Public Cloud
8 9 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (3.72%) Greenfield Project
9 8 (3.72%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.79%) Kindle
11 5 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
12 4 (1.86%) Credit Risk
12 4 (1.86%) Virtual Team
13 3 (1.40%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 37 (17.21%) Linux
2 2 (0.93%) Android
2 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (53.49%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (34.42%) Scrum
3 56 (26.05%) DevOps
4 55 (25.58%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 50 (23.26%) TDD
6 49 (22.79%) Analytics
7 41 (19.07%) Coaching
8 36 (16.74%) Kanban
9 35 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 33 (15.35%) Microservices
10 33 (15.35%) Software Engineering
11 31 (14.42%) Continuous Delivery
11 31 (14.42%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (13.95%) Clean Code
13 29 (13.49%) Data Privacy
14 27 (12.56%) E-Commerce
15 25 (11.63%) Time Management
16 24 (11.16%) Burndown Charts
16 24 (11.16%) DevSecOps
16 24 (11.16%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 68 (31.63%) JavaScript
2 50 (23.26%) Python
3 39 (18.14%) C++
4 36 (16.74%) C
5 34 (15.81%) Bash Shell
6 30 (13.95%) TypeScript
7 25 (11.63%) Java
8 22 (10.23%) SQL
9 15 (6.98%) PHP
10 7 (3.26%) JSX
10 7 (3.26%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.33%) Elixir
11 5 (2.33%) Ruby
12 3 (1.40%) C#
12 3 (1.40%) Scala
13 2 (0.93%) Java 8
13 2 (0.93%) Rust
14 1 (0.47%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 51 (23.72%) Degree
2 2 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.47%) MBA
3 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.77%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) Accessibility
3 1 (0.47%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (10.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (6.98%) Kubernetes
2 14 (6.51%) Terraform
3 10 (4.65%) yum
4 2 (0.93%) Bugsnag
Vendors
1 38 (17.67%) YouTube
2 21 (9.77%) Microsoft
3 20 (9.30%) Optimizely
3 20 (9.30%) Sitecore
4 18 (8.37%) Apple
5 11 (5.12%) Google
6 10 (4.65%) Facebook
7 9 (4.19%) BEA
7 9 (4.19%) CrowdStrike
8 7 (3.26%) MuleSoft
9 5 (2.33%) Sony
10 3 (1.40%) Adobe
11 2 (0.93%) Amplitude
12 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.47%) Xamarin