Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stakeholder Engagement
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 400 372 352
Rank change year-on-year -28 -20 +58
Permanent jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 855 550 1,336
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.79% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.85% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 615 421 961
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £54,500 £51,593 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.64% -1.73% +10.53%

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 105,354 64,725 134,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.44% 92.41% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 71,839 52,388 107,051
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 18 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 27 July 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 -27 763 £57,500 -4.96% 140
UK excluding London -6 437 £54,500 +5.64% 90
London -70 336 £62,500 -13.79% 59
Work from Home -122 161 £60,500 +44.91% 22
North of England +13 126 £55,000 +15.79% 33
South East -44 115 £54,500 -0.91% 14
Midlands -50 69 £52,500 +5.00% 12
North West +19 65 £60,000 +35.22% 16
South West -63 60 £57,500 +11.45% 10
Yorkshire -27 55 £50,000 -4.76% 15
West Midlands -50 48 £49,750 +8.74% 6
Scotland -47 37 £57,500 +18.56% 8
East of England -30 26 £41,051 -17.90% 7
East Midlands -54 21 £55,000 +4.76% 6
North East -16 6 £52,500 -16.00% 2
Wales -21 2 £46,875 -37.50% 6
Isle of Man - 1 £47,500 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £46,500 -

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 348 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 291 (34.04%) Social Skills
3 246 (28.77%) Finance
4 185 (21.64%) Project Management
5 147 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 133 (15.56%) Project Delivery
7 121 (14.15%) Business Analysis
7 121 (14.15%) Degree
7 121 (14.15%) Security Cleared
8 118 (13.80%) Scrum
9 115 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
10 112 (13.10%) Azure
11 103 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
12 102 (11.93%) Analytics
13 95 (11.11%) Microsoft
14 89 (10.41%) Requirements Gathering
15 86 (10.06%) Public Sector
16 84 (9.82%) AWS
17 83 (9.71%) SC Cleared
17 83 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
18 82 (9.59%) Mentoring
19 80 (9.36%) DevOps
19 80 (9.36%) Cybersecurity
20 77 (9.01%) Change Management
21 76 (8.89%) User Experience
22 70 (8.19%) Management Information System
23 68 (7.95%) SQL
23 68 (7.95%) Influencing Skills
24 63 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
25 60 (7.02%) Presentation Skills

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 30 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.52%) Confluence
3 8 (0.94%) Apache Spark
3 8 (0.94%) CMS
4 6 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (0.58%) WordPress
6 4 (0.47%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.35%) SAS
8 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.12%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 42 (4.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (3.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 24 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (0.82%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.47%) Chatbot
6 4 (0.47%) Figma
6 4 (0.47%) Sketch
7 3 (0.35%) Oracle Smart View
8 2 (0.23%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.23%) Simulink
8 2 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Captivate
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.12%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 16 (1.87%) Oracle ERP
2 13 (1.52%) Oracle Applications
3 12 (1.40%) NetSuite
4 10 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.94%) Magento
6 6 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
6 6 (0.70%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 4 (0.47%) SAP IBP
7 4 (0.47%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.47%) Shopify
8 3 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.35%) SAP Business One
9 2 (0.23%) Maximo
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.23%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
9 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.23%) SAP MDG
10 1 (0.12%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 112 (13.10%) Azure
2 84 (9.82%) AWS
3 58 (6.78%) Power Platform
4 35 (4.09%) SaaS
5 27 (3.16%) GCP
6 23 (2.69%) Microsoft 365
7 21 (2.46%) Dynamics 365
8 16 (1.87%) PowerApps
9 12 (1.40%) PaaS
10 11 (1.29%) Azure Data Factory
11 10 (1.17%) IaaS
11 10 (1.17%) Serverless
12 7 (0.82%) Amazon Cognito
12 7 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (0.70%) Power Automate
14 5 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
14 5 (0.58%) Workato
15 4 (0.47%) Snowflake
16 3 (0.35%) Miro
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.64%) Internet
2 6 (0.70%) Firewall
3 5 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (0.58%) Cisco Firepower
3 5 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (0.58%) Network Security
3 5 (0.58%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (0.47%) VPN
5 3 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 3 (0.35%) Skype
5 3 (0.35%) SMPP
5 3 (0.35%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.35%) VoIP
6 2 (0.23%) 5G
6 2 (0.23%) HTTP
6 2 (0.23%) Intranet
6 2 (0.23%) SAN
7 1 (0.12%) 3G
7 1 (0.12%) BGP
7 1 (0.12%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (5.38%) Power BI
2 35 (4.09%) Big Data
3 26 (3.04%) Tableau
4 22 (2.57%) SQL Server
5 21 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (2.11%) Hadoop
7 17 (1.99%) GIS
8 15 (1.75%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.40%) Data Lake
10 8 (0.94%) Relational Database
11 7 (0.82%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.70%) Looker
13 5 (0.58%) Metadata
13 5 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.47%) SQL Server 2017
15 3 (0.35%) Crystal Reports
15 3 (0.35%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 38 (4.44%) JIRA
2 25 (2.92%) Git (software)
3 14 (1.64%) Subversion
4 13 (1.52%) JUnit
4 13 (1.52%) Visual Studio
5 7 (0.82%) gulp
5 7 (0.82%) IntelliJ
5 7 (0.82%) Visual Studio Code
6 6 (0.70%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.58%) JMeter
7 5 (0.58%) LoadRunner
7 5 (0.58%) NeoLoad
7 5 (0.58%) Selenium
8 3 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (0.35%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (0.23%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.23%) Gradle
9 2 (0.23%) Maven
9 2 (0.23%) Ranorex
9 2 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 291 (34.04%) Social Skills
2 246 (28.77%) Finance
3 115 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (10.06%) Public Sector
5 68 (7.95%) Influencing Skills
6 60 (7.02%) Presentation Skills
7 56 (6.55%) Legal
8 51 (5.96%) Marketing
9 47 (5.50%) Banking
10 42 (4.91%) Telecoms
11 40 (4.68%) Retail
12 37 (4.33%) Manufacturing
13 25 (2.92%) Law
14 24 (2.81%) Organisational Skills
15 19 (2.22%) Aerospace
15 19 (2.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 18 (2.11%) Automotive
16 18 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (1.75%) Electronics
17 15 (1.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 163 (19.06%) Analyst
2 85 (9.94%) Business Analyst
3 79 (9.24%) Architect
3 79 (9.24%) Project Manager
4 75 (8.77%) Consultant
5 40 (4.68%) IT Manager
6 39 (4.56%) Developer
6 39 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
7 34 (3.98%) Technical Consultant
8 30 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
9 27 (3.16%) IT Analyst
9 27 (3.16%) Senior Manager
10 23 (2.69%) Programme Manager
11 21 (2.46%) Business IT Analyst
11 21 (2.46%) IT Business Analyst
12 20 (2.34%) Delivery Manager
13 18 (2.11%) Senior Business Analyst
14 17 (1.99%) Product Owner
14 17 (1.99%) Software Manager
15 16 (1.87%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (4.09%) HTML
2 33 (3.86%) React
3 29 (3.39%) CSS
4 17 (1.99%) .NET
5 16 (1.87%) REST
6 15 (1.75%) Node.js
7 9 (1.05%) AngularJS
7 9 (1.05%) GatsbyJS
7 9 (1.05%) Lambda Expressions
8 7 (0.82%) Enzyme
8 7 (0.82%) Jest
8 7 (0.82%) React Native
8 7 (0.82%) RESTful
8 7 (0.82%) SOAP
8 7 (0.82%) XML
9 6 (0.70%) .NET Core
9 6 (0.70%) Vue.js
10 5 (0.58%) Kafka
10 5 (0.58%) Middleware
10 5 (0.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 76 (8.89%) User Experience
2 70 (8.19%) Management Information System
3 31 (3.63%) Self-Motivation
4 21 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
4 21 (2.46%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (1.75%) Legacy Systems
6 14 (1.64%) Internet of Things
7 8 (0.94%) Data Centre
7 8 (0.94%) e-Learning
7 8 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 8 (0.94%) NHS
8 7 (0.82%) Learning Management System
9 6 (0.70%) FMCG
9 6 (0.70%) Public Cloud
9 6 (0.70%) Renewable Energy
10 5 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
10 5 (0.58%) Robotics
11 4 (0.47%) Algorithms
11 4 (0.47%) Fixed Income
11 4 (0.47%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (2.92%) Linux
2 22 (2.57%) Windows
3 8 (0.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.23%) Unix
5 1 (0.12%) Android
5 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (21.64%) Project Management
3 147 (17.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 133 (15.56%) Project Delivery
5 121 (14.15%) Business Analysis
6 118 (13.80%) Scrum
7 103 (12.05%) Problem-Solving
8 102 (11.93%) Analytics
9 89 (10.41%) Requirements Gathering
10 83 (9.71%) Business Intelligence
11 82 (9.59%) Mentoring
12 80 (9.36%) Cybersecurity
12 80 (9.36%) DevOps
13 77 (9.01%) Change Management
14 63 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
15 59 (6.90%) ERP
16 58 (6.78%) PRINCE2
17 57 (6.67%) ITIL
17 57 (6.67%) Waterfall
18 56 (6.55%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 68 (7.95%) SQL
2 49 (5.73%) C
3 47 (5.50%) Java
4 44 (5.15%) Python
5 41 (4.80%) JavaScript
6 16 (1.87%) C#
7 15 (1.75%) Go
8 12 (1.40%) PowerShell
9 9 (1.05%) C++
9 9 (1.05%) Scala
9 9 (1.05%) VBA
10 6 (0.70%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.58%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.47%) ANSI SQL
12 4 (0.47%) Erlang
12 4 (0.47%) VB
13 3 (0.35%) VBScript
14 2 (0.23%) Fortran
14 2 (0.23%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 121 (14.15%) Degree
1 121 (14.15%) Security Cleared
2 83 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 39 (4.56%) DV Cleared
4 15 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
4 15 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (1.64%) ISEB
6 13 (1.52%) APMG
7 11 (1.29%) CISSP
7 11 (1.29%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.17%) CISM
9 5 (0.58%) CCNP
9 5 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.47%) APMP
10 4 (0.47%) CISA
10 4 (0.47%) MBA
10 4 (0.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.21%) QA
2 32 (3.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 23 (2.69%) Cyber Essentials
4 22 (2.57%) PMO
5 20 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 18 (2.11%) Data Quality
6 18 (2.11%) GDPR
7 13 (1.52%) SLA
8 9 (1.05%) Accessibility
8 9 (1.05%) NIST
9 5 (0.58%) GRC
9 5 (0.58%) NCSC
10 3 (0.35%) COBIT
10 3 (0.35%) PCI DSS
11 2 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 2 (0.23%) HL7
11 2 (0.23%) ISO 31000
11 2 (0.23%) SOC 2
11 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
12 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.70%) VMware NSX
3 5 (0.58%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.35%) Docker
6 1 (0.12%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.12%) KVM
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.12%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (1.17%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.82%) Ansible
3 5 (0.58%) Terraform
4 3 (0.35%) Puppet
5 2 (0.23%) Grafana
5 2 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.12%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (0.12%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.12%) Nessus
6 1 (0.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 95 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.32%) SAP
3 39 (4.56%) Oracle
4 26 (3.04%) ServiceNow
5 24 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
6 21 (2.46%) JD Edwards
7 14 (1.64%) VMware
8 11 (1.29%) Adobe
8 11 (1.29%) hybris
8 11 (1.29%) IBM
9 10 (1.17%) Google
9 10 (1.17%) Sparx
10 9 (1.05%) BiZZdesign
11 8 (0.94%) Cognizant
11 8 (0.94%) Demandware
11 8 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.70%) Atlassian
12 6 (0.70%) Cisco
12 6 (0.70%) Hyperion
12 6 (0.70%) SolarWinds