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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 882 810 850
Rank change year-on-year -72 +40 +163
Permanent jobs citing Spotify 334 84 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.091% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.53% 0.24% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 74 28 45
10th Percentile £40,000 £47,375 £29,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £76,250 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.93% +16.67% -7.69%
75th Percentile £97,500 £76,563 £77,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £81,250 £81,700
UK excluding London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +52.94% +3.03%

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 62,912 35,094 37,940
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.60% 38.20% 40.83%
Number of salaries quoted 32,770 25,565 29,353
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,182 £29,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,340 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
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 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Spotify in the UK

Spotify
Top 9 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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England -135 220 £75,000 +7.14% 9
London -136 201 £80,000 +14.29% 8
Work from Home -164 157 £65,000 -7.14% 2
UK excluding London -138 14 £70,000 +7.69% 1
North of England -76 9 £75,000 +316.67%
North West - 8 £75,000 -
South East -90 3 £42,500 -43.33% 1
East of England - 2 - -
Yorkshire -40 1 £52,500 +191.67%

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 185 (55.39%) Agile
2 141 (42.22%) Kubernetes
3 126 (37.72%) JavaScript
4 122 (36.53%) Software Engineering
4 122 (36.53%) Docker
5 118 (35.33%) TDD
6 107 (32.04%) CI/CD
7 104 (31.14%) React
7 104 (31.14%) AWS
8 100 (29.94%) Scrum
9 99 (29.64%) Full Stack Development
10 96 (28.74%) Microservices
11 95 (28.44%) Analytics
12 89 (26.65%) Finance
13 84 (25.15%) Java
13 84 (25.15%) Ruby
13 84 (25.15%) Kanban
14 81 (24.25%) User Experience
14 81 (24.25%) Continuous Delivery
15 80 (23.95%) Continuous Improvement
15 80 (23.95%) Pair Programming
16 77 (23.05%) OO
17 76 (22.75%) Python
17 76 (22.75%) Coaching
18 75 (22.46%) Google
19 71 (21.26%) Clean Code
20 70 (20.96%) GCP
20 70 (20.96%) SQL
21 69 (20.66%) Ruby on Rails
21 69 (20.66%) Social Skills

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 58 (17.37%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (7.49%) Apache Spark
3 3 (0.90%) WordPress
4 2 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.30%) Apache Pulsar
Applications
1 9 (2.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (2.69%) Sketch
1 9 (2.69%) Zeplin
2 1 (0.30%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 7 (2.10%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 104 (31.14%) AWS
2 70 (20.96%) GCP
3 56 (16.77%) GitHub
4 53 (15.87%) Datadog
5 52 (15.57%) SaaS
6 49 (14.67%) Amazon EKS
7 44 (13.17%) Serverless
8 26 (7.78%) Dropbox
9 25 (7.49%) Azure
10 24 (7.19%) Amazon ECS
10 24 (7.19%) AWS Lambda
10 24 (7.19%) Slack
11 20 (5.99%) PaaS
12 16 (4.79%) Twilio
13 13 (3.89%) Amazon SQS
13 13 (3.89%) dbt
14 9 (2.69%) CloudFront
14 9 (2.69%) Figma
15 6 (1.80%) Amazon S3
16 4 (1.20%) Amazon Cognito
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.59%) Internet
2 7 (2.10%) HTTP
3 5 (1.50%) Broadband
3 5 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.60%) Bluetooth
4 2 (0.60%) DVB
4 2 (0.60%) Skype
4 2 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (19.76%) MySQL
2 62 (18.56%) BigQuery
3 56 (16.77%) Redis
4 30 (8.98%) MongoDB
5 25 (7.49%) Metadata
6 21 (6.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 18 (5.39%) Big Data
8 11 (3.29%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 9 (2.69%) Tableau
11 3 (0.90%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.90%) Looker
12 2 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.60%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.30%) Amazon Athena
13 1 (0.30%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (0.30%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.30%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.30%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 51 (15.27%) Cucumber
2 50 (14.97%) Jenkins
3 48 (14.37%) RSpec
4 32 (9.58%) JIRA
4 32 (9.58%) JUnit
5 7 (2.10%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.50%) GNU Toolchain
7 3 (0.90%) Cypress.io
7 3 (0.90%) Storybook
General
1 89 (26.65%) Finance
2 69 (20.66%) Social Skills
3 68 (20.36%) Marketing
4 65 (19.46%) Retail
5 43 (12.87%) Music Industry
6 25 (7.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 24 (7.19%) Telecoms
8 17 (5.09%) Legal
9 16 (4.79%) Documentation Skills
10 12 (3.59%) Law
11 8 (2.40%) Financial Institution
12 7 (2.10%) Publishing
13 5 (1.50%) Games
13 5 (1.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
14 4 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
15 1 (0.30%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 84 (25.15%) Software Engineer
2 69 (20.66%) Developer
3 36 (10.78%) Full Stack Developer
4 32 (9.58%) Java Engineer
4 32 (9.58%) Software Developer
5 31 (9.28%) Java Software Engineer
6 24 (7.19%) Senior Software Engineer
7 21 (6.29%) Product Manager
8 20 (5.99%) .NET Software Engineer
8 20 (5.99%) C# Software Engineer
9 19 (5.69%) Analyst
10 18 (5.39%) Senior Developer
11 16 (4.79%) Ruby Engineer
12 14 (4.19%) Technical Leader
13 11 (3.29%) Android Engineer
13 11 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (3.29%) Senior Manager
13 11 (3.29%) Senior Product Manager
14 10 (2.99%) Data Analyst
14 10 (2.99%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (31.14%) React
2 69 (20.66%) Ruby on Rails
3 65 (19.46%) Kafka
4 56 (16.77%) Node.js
5 48 (14.37%) OpenAPI
5 48 (14.37%) Sinatra
5 48 (14.37%) Swagger
6 44 (13.17%) CSS
6 44 (13.17%) HTML
7 43 (12.87%) Spring Boot
8 40 (11.98%) REST
9 38 (11.38%) Next.js
10 36 (10.78%) GraphQL
11 34 (10.18%) React Native
12 32 (9.58%) Spring
13 20 (5.99%) .NET
13 20 (5.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (5.69%) Flask
15 16 (4.79%) RabbitMQ
16 12 (3.59%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 81 (24.25%) User Experience
2 50 (14.97%) Cloud Native
3 48 (14.37%) Data Centre
3 48 (14.37%) Public Cloud
4 30 (8.98%) Kindle
5 24 (7.19%) Algorithms
5 24 (7.19%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (7.19%) Hybrid Cloud
6 19 (5.69%) Blog
6 19 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (4.79%) Virtual Team
8 14 (4.19%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.40%) Blockchain
9 8 (2.40%) IoT
10 4 (1.20%) iPhone
10 4 (1.20%) Video\Live Streaming
11 3 (0.90%) Credit Risk
11 3 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.90%) Industry 4.0
12 2 (0.60%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 45 (13.47%) Android
1 45 (13.47%) Apple iOS
2 2 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (55.39%) Agile
2 122 (36.53%) Software Engineering
3 118 (35.33%) TDD
4 107 (32.04%) CI/CD
5 100 (29.94%) Scrum
6 99 (29.64%) Full Stack Development
7 96 (28.74%) Microservices
8 95 (28.44%) Analytics
9 84 (25.15%) Kanban
10 81 (24.25%) Continuous Delivery
11 80 (23.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 80 (23.95%) Pair Programming
12 77 (23.05%) OO
13 76 (22.75%) Coaching
14 71 (21.26%) Clean Code
15 67 (20.06%) DevOps
15 67 (20.06%) Machine Learning
16 66 (19.76%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (18.56%) Data Science
17 62 (18.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 126 (37.72%) JavaScript
2 84 (25.15%) Java
2 84 (25.15%) Ruby
3 76 (22.75%) Python
4 70 (20.96%) SQL
5 33 (9.88%) Kotlin
5 33 (9.88%) TypeScript
6 30 (8.98%) C#
7 23 (6.89%) Elixir
8 19 (5.69%) Go
9 16 (4.79%) Scala
10 11 (3.29%) C++
11 5 (1.50%) Bash
11 5 (1.50%) C
11 5 (1.50%) ES6
11 5 (1.50%) PHP
12 2 (0.60%) Rust
Qualifications
1 44 (13.17%) Degree
2 26 (7.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (18.26%) QA
2 7 (2.10%) Accessibility
3 2 (0.60%) Data Quality
System Software
1 122 (36.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 141 (42.22%) Kubernetes
2 67 (20.06%) Terraform
3 8 (2.40%) yum
4 7 (2.10%) Graylog
Vendors
1 75 (22.46%) Google
2 24 (7.19%) BEA
2 24 (7.19%) CrowdStrike
3 18 (5.39%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (3.29%) Adobe
5 10 (2.99%) Apple
6 8 (2.40%) HubSpot
7 7 (2.10%) Facebook
7 7 (2.10%) Marketo
7 7 (2.10%) Pardot
8 5 (1.50%) YouTube
9 3 (0.90%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.60%) IBM
10 2 (0.60%) Netlify
11 1 (0.30%) MKS