Period
to 7 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 6 months to 7 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stakeholder Engagement
UK
6 months to
7 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 369 361 400
Rank change year-on-year -8 +39 -26
Permanent jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 587 991 1,161
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.78% 0.82% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 0.89% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 528 800 873
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.17% +5.45%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,500 £35,150
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.87% +12.63%

Stakeholder Engagement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 69,956 111,700 137,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.60% 92.01% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 54,582 89,590 109,539
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,700 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.42% +2.28% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement.

Salary trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement over the 6 months to 7 March 2021.

Salary histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the UK over the 6 months to 7 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 -14 538 £55,000 - 110
UK excluding London +8 348 £50,000 -4.76% 83
London +19 201 £67,500 +11.57% 33
North of England +63 120 £50,000 - 25
Work from Home -19 112 £55,000 +12.53% 19
Midlands +40 67 £47,500 - 15
South East +12 65 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Yorkshire +17 57 £50,000 +11.11% 12
South West +14 57 £52,500 +5.00% 10
North West +66 48 £38,000 -27.62% 11
West Midlands +15 40 £50,000 +6.38% 9
East Midlands +53 27 £47,500 -11.63% 6
Scotland +18 27 £57,500 +24.86% 10
North East +15 15 £52,500 +16.67% 2
East of England +28 11 £52,500 -4.55% 10
Wales +27 2 - -
Isle of Man - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 7 March 2021, IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 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 Stakeholder Engagement.

1 251 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (24.02%) Finance
3 124 (21.12%) Project Management
4 118 (20.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 88 (14.99%) Change Management
5 88 (14.99%) Degree
6 84 (14.31%) Problem-Solving
7 80 (13.63%) Scrum
8 79 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
9 68 (11.58%) Microsoft
10 66 (11.24%) Project Delivery
11 65 (11.07%) Business Analysis
12 63 (10.73%) Mentoring
13 62 (10.56%) Azure
14 58 (9.88%) Security Cleared
14 58 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
15 55 (9.37%) AWS
16 54 (9.20%) Business Case
17 52 (8.86%) DevOps
18 50 (8.52%) Analytics
19 49 (8.35%) SDLC
19 49 (8.35%) Management Information System
19 49 (8.35%) C
19 49 (8.35%) PRINCE2
20 48 (8.18%) SAP
21 47 (8.01%) Continuous Improvement
22 46 (7.84%) Banking
23 45 (7.67%) SQL
23 45 (7.67%) Cybersecurity
24 44 (7.50%) Big Data

Stakeholder Engagement
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 13 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.70%) SAS
3 8 (1.36%) Confluence
4 6 (1.02%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.85%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.34%) CMS
6 2 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.17%) JBoss
7 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Fuse
7 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Smallworld
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 34 (5.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 28 (4.77%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.70%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.19%) Simulink
6 5 (0.85%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.17%) EngageOne
7 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.53%) SAP Business One
3 8 (1.36%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 7 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
5 6 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.02%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.68%) Infor M3
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.68%) SAP CO
8 3 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.34%) Maximo
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.34%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.34%) SAP SD
10 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 62 (10.56%) Azure
2 55 (9.37%) AWS
3 42 (7.16%) Power Platform
4 27 (4.60%) SaaS
5 20 (3.41%) Microsoft 365
6 18 (3.07%) GCP
7 13 (2.21%) Power Automate
7 13 (2.21%) PowerApps
8 12 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.68%) IaaS
10 4 (0.68%) PaaS
11 3 (0.51%) BrowserStack
12 2 (0.34%) Amazon SageMaker
12 2 (0.34%) Serverless
12 2 (0.34%) Trello
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.17%) Apigee
13 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 29 (4.94%) Internet
2 16 (2.73%) Firewall
3 7 (1.19%) WAN
4 6 (1.02%) Cisco Firepower
4 6 (1.02%) DNS
4 6 (1.02%) Network Security
5 5 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (0.85%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.68%) Wireless
6 4 (0.68%) WLAN
7 3 (0.51%) DHCP
7 3 (0.51%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.51%) Intranet
7 3 (0.51%) IPv4
7 3 (0.51%) IPv6
7 3 (0.51%) MPLS
7 3 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.34%) 5G
8 2 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.34%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (7.50%) Big Data
2 38 (6.47%) Power BI
3 28 (4.77%) SQL Server
4 17 (2.90%) Tableau
5 13 (2.21%) QlikView
6 11 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (1.36%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.19%) MongoDB
10 6 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (1.02%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.85%) MySQL
12 4 (0.68%) Cosmos DB
12 4 (0.68%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.68%) Yellowfin
13 3 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (2.73%) JIRA
2 15 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 11 (1.87%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.19%) Rational Team Concert
4 7 (1.19%) Selenium
5 6 (1.02%) Gradle
5 6 (1.02%) Maven
5 6 (1.02%) Subversion
6 5 (0.85%) Visual Studio
7 3 (0.51%) Cypress.io
7 3 (0.51%) Protractor
7 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.34%) Appium
8 2 (0.34%) Calabash
8 2 (0.34%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.34%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.17%) JUnit
9 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 141 (24.02%) Finance
2 46 (7.84%) Banking
3 31 (5.28%) Marketing
4 30 (5.11%) Retail
5 29 (4.94%) Local Government
6 27 (4.60%) Telecoms
7 26 (4.43%) Public Sector
8 25 (4.26%) Manufacturing
9 14 (2.39%) Front Office
10 13 (2.21%) Electronics
11 12 (2.04%) Private Banking
12 11 (1.87%) Law
13 10 (1.70%) Aerospace
13 10 (1.70%) Legal
13 10 (1.70%) Police
14 4 (0.68%) Automotive
15 3 (0.51%) Billing
15 3 (0.51%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.51%) Publishing
15 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 95 (16.18%) Analyst
2 61 (10.39%) Architect
3 54 (9.20%) Business Analyst
3 54 (9.20%) Consultant
3 54 (9.20%) Project Manager
4 46 (7.84%) Developer
5 29 (4.94%) Senior Analyst
6 27 (4.60%) Technical Consultant
7 24 (4.09%) Product Manager
8 23 (3.92%) Solutions Architect
9 22 (3.75%) IT Manager
10 16 (2.73%) Administrator
10 16 (2.73%) Applications Manager
10 16 (2.73%) Programme Manager
10 16 (2.73%) Senior Business Analyst
11 14 (2.39%) Change Manager
11 14 (2.39%) IT Analyst
11 14 (2.39%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (2.04%) Business IT Analyst
12 12 (2.04%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.79%) .NET
2 24 (4.09%) React
3 23 (3.92%) HTML
4 18 (3.07%) CSS
5 17 (2.90%) .NET Core
5 17 (2.90%) REST
6 13 (2.21%) Vue.js
7 11 (1.87%) SOAP
8 10 (1.70%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.53%) Flutter
10 7 (1.19%) XML
11 6 (1.02%) Natural Language Processing
12 5 (0.85%) .NET Framework
12 5 (0.85%) Apache Thrift
12 5 (0.85%) WSDL
13 4 (0.68%) Entity Framework
13 4 (0.68%) Node.js
13 4 (0.68%) NumPy
13 4 (0.68%) scikit-learn
13 4 (0.68%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.35%) Management Information System
3 33 (5.62%) User Experience
4 29 (4.94%) Internet of Things
5 28 (4.77%) Greenfield Project
6 27 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
7 20 (3.41%) e-Learning
8 18 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.90%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.56%) Derivative
11 13 (2.21%) Public Cloud
12 12 (2.04%) Algorithms
13 9 (1.53%) Data Centre
14 6 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 6 (1.02%) FMCG
14 6 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
15 5 (0.85%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.68%) Fixed Income
16 4 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.90%) Linux
2 12 (2.04%) Windows
3 6 (1.02%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.51%) Android
4 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.51%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.17%) Unix
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 251 (42.76%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (21.12%) Project Management
3 118 (20.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 88 (14.99%) Change Management
5 84 (14.31%) Problem-Solving
6 80 (13.63%) Scrum
7 79 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
8 66 (11.24%) Project Delivery
9 65 (11.07%) Business Analysis
10 63 (10.73%) Mentoring
11 54 (9.20%) Business Case
12 52 (8.86%) DevOps
13 50 (8.52%) Analytics
14 49 (8.35%) PRINCE2
14 49 (8.35%) SDLC
15 47 (8.01%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (7.67%) Cybersecurity
17 44 (7.50%) IT Strategy
17 44 (7.50%) Product Roadmap
18 42 (7.16%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 49 (8.35%) C
2 45 (7.67%) SQL
3 37 (6.30%) JavaScript
4 36 (6.13%) Java
5 35 (5.96%) C#
6 27 (4.60%) Python
7 17 (2.90%) C++
8 15 (2.56%) MATLAB
9 8 (1.36%) R
10 7 (1.19%) Fortran
10 7 (1.19%) TypeScript
11 5 (0.85%) VB
11 5 (0.85%) VBScript
12 3 (0.51%) Apple Swift
12 3 (0.51%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.51%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.51%) Objective-C
12 3 (0.51%) Scala
13 2 (0.34%) Go
13 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 88 (14.99%) Degree
2 58 (9.88%) Security Cleared
3 38 (6.47%) DV Cleared
4 37 (6.30%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.21%) CISSP
6 11 (1.87%) APMG
6 11 (1.87%) CISM
7 8 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (1.19%) CCNP
8 7 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.19%) ISEB
9 5 (0.85%) CISA
9 5 (0.85%) CRISC
9 5 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.85%) Master's Degree
9 5 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.68%) ACCA
10 4 (0.68%) PMI Certification
11 3 (0.51%) PhD
11 3 (0.51%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.60%) GDPR
1 27 (4.60%) PMO
2 17 (2.90%) QA
3 13 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (1.87%) SLA
5 7 (1.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.34%) IFRS
8 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 15288
8 2 (0.34%) MiFID
8 2 (0.34%) NCSC
8 2 (0.34%) NIST
9 1 (0.17%) EMIR
9 1 (0.17%) GxP
9 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.19%) Docker
3 4 (0.68%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.34%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (1.53%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.02%) Puppet
3 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (0.51%) SCCM
4 2 (0.34%) Computer Incident Response Team
4 2 (0.34%) Terraform
4 2 (0.34%) WSUS
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) FlexNet
5 1 (0.17%) Grafana
5 1 (0.17%) OPNET
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) TADDM
Vendors
1 68 (11.58%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.18%) SAP
3 22 (3.75%) Oracle
4 19 (3.24%) ServiceNow
5 14 (2.39%) VMware
6 12 (2.04%) Google
7 10 (1.70%) JD Edwards
8 9 (1.53%) Sparx
9 8 (1.36%) BiZZdesign
9 8 (1.36%) Cisco
10 7 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.02%) Citrix
11 6 (1.02%) Juniper
12 5 (0.85%) Epicor
13 4 (0.68%) Cognos
13 4 (0.68%) Facebook
13 4 (0.68%) Forcepoint
13 4 (0.68%) Meraki
13 4 (0.68%) Planview
13 4 (0.68%) Twitter