Period
to 1 August 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Stakeholder Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder Management over the 6 months to 1 August 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stakeholder Management
UK
6 months to
1 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 56 53 42
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Stakeholder Management 5,706 3,313 7,854
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.05% 4.87% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 5.25% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4,088 2,442 5,710
10th Percentile £39,000 £37,750 £37,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,728 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
75th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £96,700 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +7.84% +2.00%

Stakeholder Management 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 105,933 63,073 132,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 93.76% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of salaries quoted 72,165 51,056 105,945
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 Management
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in the UK

Stakeholder Management
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Stakeholder Management in the UK

Stakeholder Management
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Stakeholder Management over the 6 months to 1 August 2021.

Salary histogram for Stakeholder Management in the UK

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the UK over the 6 months to 1 August 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 -3 5,112 £60,000 -3.23% 825
UK excluding London +5 2,891 £52,500 -4.55% 478
London -13 2,374 £70,000 - 378
Work from Home +23 1,024 £60,000 -4.00% 136
South East +1 769 £60,000 - 97
North of England +10 753 £50,000 - 164
Midlands +15 583 £51,750 +3.50% 94
West Midlands +7 389 £52,500 - 67
North West +9 383 £50,000 -9.09% 91
South West -17 319 £55,000 - 38
Yorkshire +16 318 £47,500 - 58
East of England +18 198 £52,000 -13.95% 43
East Midlands +23 193 £51,000 +2.00% 25
Scotland -7 186 £50,000 -4.76% 37
Wales +14 89 £45,000 - 2
North East +13 59 £45,000 -18.18% 15
Northern Ireland -30 14 £37,500 +15.38% 5

For the 6 months to 1 August 2021, IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management 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 Management.

1 2,205 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 2,055 (36.01%) Social Skills
3 1,632 (28.60%) Finance
4 1,033 (18.10%) Project Management
5 887 (15.55%) Azure
6 709 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
7 699 (12.25%) Microsoft
8 691 (12.11%) SQL
9 649 (11.37%) Project Delivery
10 648 (11.36%) DevOps
11 591 (10.36%) Scrum
12 590 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
13 581 (10.18%) AWS
14 553 (9.69%) Analytics
15 516 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
16 511 (8.96%) Mentoring
17 483 (8.46%) Degree
18 467 (8.18%) Business Analysis
19 450 (7.89%) Waterfall
20 439 (7.69%) PRINCE2
21 426 (7.47%) Marketing
22 401 (7.03%) Change Management
23 396 (6.94%) Coaching
24 385 (6.75%) ITIL
25 382 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
26 375 (6.57%) Public Sector
27 368 (6.45%) Presentation Skills
28 365 (6.40%) Migration
29 364 (6.38%) Requirements Gathering
30 360 (6.31%) JIRA

Stakeholder Management
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
1 119 (2.09%) Confluence
2 109 (1.91%) SharePoint
3 79 (1.38%) CMS
4 52 (0.91%) SAS
5 47 (0.82%) Apache Spark
6 37 (0.65%) Apache
7 26 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 25 (0.44%) Apache TomEE
9 15 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
10 14 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
11 13 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (0.23%) MS Exchange
12 10 (0.18%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.16%) NServiceBus
14 8 (0.14%) IIS
14 8 (0.14%) WordPress
15 7 (0.12%) Drupal
15 7 (0.12%) Umbraco
16 6 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 242 (4.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 182 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 182 (3.19%) Microsoft Project
3 125 (2.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 86 (1.51%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.12%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.11%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.11%) Figma
8 5 (0.088%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.070%) Blender
9 4 (0.070%) Maya
10 3 (0.053%) Sketch
10 3 (0.053%) UXPin
11 2 (0.035%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.035%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.035%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.035%) InVision
11 2 (0.035%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.035%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 77 (1.35%) SAP S/4HANA
2 72 (1.26%) Oracle ERP
3 52 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
4 37 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
4 37 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 36 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
6 31 (0.54%) NetSuite
7 25 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
8 15 (0.26%) Sentinel
9 14 (0.25%) Magento
9 14 (0.25%) SAP ERP
10 13 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 12 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 12 (0.21%) SAP BPC
12 11 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
13 10 (0.18%) Oracle Assets
13 10 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
13 10 (0.18%) SAP MM
13 10 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
14 9 (0.16%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 887 (15.55%) Azure
2 581 (10.18%) AWS
3 293 (5.13%) Power Platform
4 278 (4.87%) SaaS
5 220 (3.86%) GCP
6 185 (3.24%) Microsoft 365
7 128 (2.24%) PaaS
8 124 (2.17%) Serverless
9 109 (1.91%) Dynamics 365
10 78 (1.37%) IaaS
11 64 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
12 54 (0.95%) GitHub
13 46 (0.81%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 43 (0.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 40 (0.70%) Amazon EKS
16 39 (0.68%) Snowflake
17 38 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
18 36 (0.63%) Azure Active Directory
18 36 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
19 35 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (1.65%) LAN
2 93 (1.63%) Firewall
3 83 (1.45%) WAN
4 61 (1.07%) Internet
5 50 (0.88%) Wireless
6 42 (0.74%) TCP/IP
6 42 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
7 34 (0.60%) Network Security
8 32 (0.56%) DNS
9 30 (0.53%) VPN
10 28 (0.49%) Ethernet
11 27 (0.47%) DHCP
12 26 (0.46%) SMS
13 25 (0.44%) AMQP
13 25 (0.44%) Broadband
13 25 (0.44%) HTTP
13 25 (0.44%) SAN
14 24 (0.42%) BGP
14 24 (0.42%) MPLS
15 23 (0.40%) Software-Defined Radio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (4.57%) Data Warehouse
2 246 (4.31%) Power BI
3 218 (3.82%) SQL Server
4 180 (3.15%) Tableau
5 121 (2.12%) Big Data
6 109 (1.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 87 (1.52%) Data Lake
8 71 (1.24%) Relational Database
9 61 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 58 (1.02%) NoSQL
11 52 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 49 (0.86%) Redis
13 44 (0.77%) Hadoop
14 38 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
15 37 (0.65%) MongoDB
16 36 (0.63%) MySQL
17 31 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 30 (0.53%) Qlik Sense
19 29 (0.51%) Blockchain
20 26 (0.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 360 (6.31%) JIRA
2 172 (3.01%) Git (software)
3 138 (2.42%) Jenkins
4 72 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 68 (1.19%) Selenium
6 65 (1.14%) TeamCity
7 51 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
8 41 (0.72%) JMeter
9 36 (0.63%) Visual Studio
10 23 (0.40%) IBM UrbanCode
10 23 (0.40%) Travis CI
11 22 (0.39%) Eclipse
11 22 (0.39%) GitLab
12 21 (0.37%) Bitbucket
13 20 (0.35%) Axure RP
13 20 (0.35%) Cypress.io
13 20 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
14 19 (0.33%) Cucumber
14 19 (0.33%) TestRail
15 17 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2,055 (36.01%) Social Skills
2 1,632 (28.60%) Finance
3 709 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
4 426 (7.47%) Marketing
5 375 (6.57%) Public Sector
6 368 (6.45%) Presentation Skills
7 334 (5.85%) Banking
8 325 (5.70%) Influencing Skills
9 299 (5.24%) Retail
10 237 (4.15%) Telecoms
11 214 (3.75%) Manufacturing
12 160 (2.80%) Legal
13 136 (2.38%) Law
14 132 (2.31%) Organisational Skills
15 101 (1.77%) Advertising
16 86 (1.51%) Documentation Skills
17 83 (1.45%) Electronics
18 76 (1.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
19 75 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
20 60 (1.05%) Games
Job Titles
1 1,070 (18.75%) Analyst
2 743 (13.02%) Project Manager
3 632 (11.08%) Business Analyst
4 564 (9.88%) Architect
5 370 (6.48%) Consultant
6 322 (5.64%) Developer
7 280 (4.91%) IT Manager
8 251 (4.40%) Senior Manager
9 173 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
10 165 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
11 156 (2.73%) Senior Project Manager
12 143 (2.51%) Product Owner
13 134 (2.35%) IT Project Manager
14 129 (2.26%) Product Manager
15 126 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
16 122 (2.14%) Data Analyst
17 91 (1.59%) Programme Manager
18 90 (1.58%) Service Manager
19 89 (1.56%) Designer
20 87 (1.52%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (3.45%) .NET
2 164 (2.87%) HTML
3 146 (2.56%) React
4 141 (2.47%) Web Services
5 108 (1.89%) REST
6 107 (1.88%) Node.js
7 104 (1.82%) CSS
8 98 (1.72%) RESTful
9 92 (1.61%) AngularJS
10 52 (0.91%) Spring
11 51 (0.89%) Kafka
12 50 (0.88%) EDI
13 47 (0.82%) .NET Core
14 46 (0.81%) HTML5
15 40 (0.70%) Velocity
16 39 (0.68%) Spring Boot
16 39 (0.68%) XML
17 37 (0.65%) CSS3
18 35 (0.61%) SOAP
19 33 (0.58%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 295 (5.17%) User Experience
2 200 (3.51%) Self-Motivation
3 163 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 106 (1.86%) Virtual Team
5 103 (1.81%) Public Cloud
6 90 (1.58%) Data Centre
7 77 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
8 68 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
9 66 (1.16%) Cloud Native
10 62 (1.09%) PMI
11 60 (1.05%) Social Media
12 57 (1.00%) Legacy Systems
13 56 (0.98%) Analytical Mindset
14 54 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 53 (0.93%) Digital Media
16 51 (0.89%) Algorithms
16 51 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
17 47 (0.82%) Mobile App
18 39 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
18 39 (0.68%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 169 (2.96%) Windows
2 148 (2.59%) Linux
3 71 (1.24%) Windows Server
4 61 (1.07%) Android
4 61 (1.07%) Unix
5 46 (0.81%) Apple iOS
6 25 (0.44%) Windows 10
7 23 (0.40%) Mesosphere
8 13 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (0.14%) CentOS
11 7 (0.12%) Debian
12 6 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.088%) Windows Server 2019
14 4 (0.070%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.053%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 2 (0.035%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.018%) AIX
17 1 (0.018%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.018%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,205 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1,033 (18.10%) Project Management
3 649 (11.37%) Project Delivery
4 648 (11.36%) DevOps
5 591 (10.36%) Scrum
6 590 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
7 553 (9.69%) Analytics
8 516 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
9 511 (8.96%) Mentoring
10 467 (8.18%) Business Analysis
11 450 (7.89%) Waterfall
12 439 (7.69%) PRINCE2
13 401 (7.03%) Change Management
14 396 (6.94%) Coaching
15 385 (6.75%) ITIL
16 382 (6.69%) Continuous Improvement
17 365 (6.40%) Migration
18 364 (6.38%) Requirements Gathering
19 350 (6.13%) ERP
20 322 (5.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 691 (12.11%) SQL
2 333 (5.84%) Python
3 309 (5.42%) Java
4 280 (4.91%) JavaScript
5 186 (3.26%) C#
6 95 (1.66%) PowerShell
7 88 (1.54%) C
8 61 (1.07%) TypeScript
9 59 (1.03%) Go
10 57 (1.00%) T-SQL
11 54 (0.95%) Scala
12 53 (0.93%) PL/SQL
13 46 (0.81%) R
14 37 (0.65%) Bash Shell
15 31 (0.54%) Ruby
16 30 (0.53%) Kotlin
17 27 (0.47%) Apex Code
18 25 (0.44%) C++
19 19 (0.33%) PHP
20 17 (0.30%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 483 (8.46%) Degree
2 292 (5.12%) Security Cleared
3 217 (3.80%) SC Cleared
4 116 (2.03%) PMI Certification
5 87 (1.52%) CISSP
6 75 (1.31%) PMP
7 73 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 72 (1.26%) CISM
9 64 (1.12%) Oracle Certification
10 60 (1.05%) ISEB
11 53 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 49 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 48 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
14 47 (0.82%) DV Cleared
15 46 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
15 46 (0.81%) ISTQB
16 44 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
17 37 (0.65%) APMP
17 37 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 36 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 268 (4.70%) QA
2 192 (3.36%) PMO
3 142 (2.49%) SLA
4 134 (2.35%) Data Quality
5 121 (2.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 109 (1.91%) GDPR
7 75 (1.31%) NIST
8 46 (0.81%) GRC
9 32 (0.56%) PCI DSS
10 27 (0.47%) Accessibility
11 21 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 20 (0.35%) COBIT
13 13 (0.23%) ITGC
14 12 (0.21%) MiFID
15 11 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
16 9 (0.16%) ISO 9001
17 8 (0.14%) Basel III
17 8 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
17 8 (0.14%) NCSC
18 7 (0.12%) IFRS
System Software
1 188 (3.29%) Docker
2 106 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 47 (0.82%) Firmware
4 43 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (0.19%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.088%) KVM
9 4 (0.070%) Shibboleth
10 3 (0.053%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.053%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.035%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.035%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.018%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.018%) NDS
12 1 (0.018%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 1 (0.018%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.018%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.018%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.018%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 217 (3.80%) Kubernetes
2 103 (1.81%) Terraform
3 93 (1.63%) Ansible
4 48 (0.84%) Puppet
5 47 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (0.61%) Prometheus
7 26 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 23 (0.40%) Automic
9 19 (0.33%) SCCM
10 18 (0.32%) Grafana
10 18 (0.32%) Kibana
11 17 (0.30%) Consul
12 16 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
12 16 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
13 12 (0.21%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 11 (0.19%) logstash
15 7 (0.12%) HP ALM
15 7 (0.12%) Nagios
16 5 (0.088%) CASB
16 5 (0.088%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 699 (12.25%) Microsoft
2 315 (5.52%) SAP
3 292 (5.12%) Oracle
4 238 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
5 142 (2.49%) Google
6 93 (1.63%) ServiceNow
7 91 (1.59%) Adobe
8 81 (1.42%) Cisco
9 68 (1.19%) VMware
10 66 (1.16%) IBM
11 51 (0.89%) Splunk
12 40 (0.70%) EMC
13 39 (0.68%) Alteryx
14 38 (0.67%) Databricks
15 37 (0.65%) HP
16 36 (0.63%) JD Edwards
17 32 (0.56%) Informatica
18 31 (0.54%) JDA
19 28 (0.49%) Workday
20 27 (0.47%) Atlassian