Period
to 23 January 2022

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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stakeholder Management
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 54 57 47
Rank change year-on-year +3 -10 -7
Permanent jobs citing Stakeholder Management 6,940 2,931 6,580
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.42% 4.63% 5.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 4.98% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4,623 2,289 4,715
10th Percentile £37,875 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% - +4.35%
75th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,300
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - -

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 120,414 58,914 116,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.03% 93.10% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 78,049 48,002 93,468
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,500 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £89,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +6.52% +2.22%

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 23 January 2022.

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 23 January 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 +3 6,120 £62,500 +4.17% 905
UK excluding London +23 3,359 £55,000 +4.76% 531
London -9 2,982 £70,000 - 420
Work from Home +30 1,422 £65,000 +8.79% 127
North of England +12 960 £50,000 - 169
South East +24 865 £60,000 - 107
Midlands +17 624 £55,000 +10.00% 104
North West +4 465 £53,112 +1.17% 91
Yorkshire +13 430 £47,500 +5.56% 63
West Midlands +13 428 £54,000 +13.68% 73
South West +20 324 £52,500 +0.67% 51
Scotland +24 256 £58,750 +6.82% 46
East of England +21 224 £56,250 +12.50% 47
East Midlands +8 194 £57,500 +12.20% 29
Wales -17 86 £45,000 -18.18% 8
North East -5 68 £45,000 -18.92% 15
Northern Ireland +20 59 £40,000 -42.86% 2

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, 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 3,234 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 2,689 (38.75%) Social Skills
3 2,098 (30.23%) Finance
4 1,394 (20.09%) Project Management
5 1,103 (15.89%) Azure
6 888 (12.80%) DevOps
7 870 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
8 869 (12.52%) Scrum
9 818 (11.79%) SQL
10 800 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
11 793 (11.43%) Project Delivery
12 778 (11.21%) AWS
13 774 (11.15%) Microsoft
14 767 (11.05%) Analytics
15 720 (10.37%) Waterfall
16 703 (10.13%) Business Analysis
17 643 (9.27%) Degree
18 600 (8.65%) Mentoring
19 596 (8.59%) Requirements Gathering
20 579 (8.34%) Retail
21 576 (8.30%) JIRA
22 570 (8.21%) Python
23 559 (8.05%) Risk Management
24 547 (7.88%) Change Management
25 538 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
26 532 (7.67%) PRINCE2
27 525 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
28 505 (7.28%) Presentation Skills
29 501 (7.22%) Coaching
30 495 (7.13%) User Stories

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
1 234 (3.37%) Confluence
2 165 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 94 (1.35%) CMS
4 81 (1.17%) Apache Spark
5 78 (1.12%) SAS
6 38 (0.55%) JBoss
7 34 (0.49%) Apache
8 22 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 21 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
9 21 (0.30%) MS Exchange
9 21 (0.30%) nginx
10 19 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 17 (0.24%) WebLogic
12 15 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
13 13 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 12 (0.17%) MS Project Server
15 11 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 11 (0.16%) Skype for Business
15 11 (0.16%) WordPress
16 9 (0.13%) EPiServer
Applications
1 348 (5.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 215 (3.10%) Microsoft Project
3 179 (2.58%) Microsoft Office
4 177 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 130 (1.87%) MS Visio
6 30 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 23 (0.33%) Sketch
8 15 (0.22%) InVision
9 14 (0.20%) Gliffy
10 11 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 8 (0.12%) Windchill
12 7 (0.10%) Adobe XD
13 6 (0.086%) Lectora
14 5 (0.072%) Chatbot
15 4 (0.058%) Marvel
15 4 (0.058%) Zeplin
16 3 (0.043%) Adobe Illustrator
16 3 (0.043%) Photoshop
17 2 (0.029%) InfoPath
18 1 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 94 (1.35%) SAP S/4HANA
2 51 (0.73%) Oracle ERP
3 46 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
4 34 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
5 29 (0.42%) Magento
6 28 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 24 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
8 18 (0.26%) NetSuite
8 18 (0.26%) SAP FI
9 17 (0.24%) SAP CO
9 17 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
10 14 (0.20%) SAP MM
11 11 (0.16%) SAP APO
12 10 (0.14%) SAP SD
12 10 (0.14%) Sentinel
12 10 (0.14%) Workday HCM
13 9 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
13 9 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
13 9 (0.13%) Primavera
13 9 (0.13%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1,103 (15.89%) Azure
2 778 (11.21%) AWS
3 423 (6.10%) SaaS
4 348 (5.01%) Power Platform
5 325 (4.68%) GCP
6 239 (3.44%) Microsoft 365
7 192 (2.77%) PaaS
8 181 (2.61%) Serverless
9 169 (2.44%) IaaS
10 82 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
11 73 (1.05%) Dynamics 365
12 69 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
13 51 (0.73%) Snowflake
14 48 (0.69%) Trello
15 45 (0.65%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
16 44 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 43 (0.62%) Amazon S3
18 42 (0.61%) Google Analytics
19 41 (0.59%) Azure Functions
19 41 (0.59%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 248 (3.57%) Firewall
2 84 (1.21%) WAN
3 69 (0.99%) Network Security
4 62 (0.89%) DNS
4 62 (0.89%) LAN
5 61 (0.88%) Internet
6 51 (0.73%) SAN
6 51 (0.73%) Wireless
7 44 (0.63%) TCP/IP
8 37 (0.53%) Broadband
9 33 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
10 30 (0.43%) VPN
11 22 (0.32%) BGP
11 22 (0.32%) DHCP
12 14 (0.20%) Ethernet
12 14 (0.20%) MPLS
13 13 (0.19%) SD-WAN
13 13 (0.19%) Unified Communications
13 13 (0.19%) VoIP
13 13 (0.19%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
2 293 (4.22%) Power BI
3 232 (3.34%) Big Data
4 223 (3.21%) Tableau
5 216 (3.11%) SQL Server
6 122 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 106 (1.53%) Data Lake
8 104 (1.50%) Hadoop
9 100 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 86 (1.24%) Relational Database
11 82 (1.18%) MySQL
12 75 (1.08%) NoSQL
13 74 (1.07%) Apache Hive
14 63 (0.91%) MongoDB
15 55 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 40 (0.58%) Amazon Redshift
17 36 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
18 35 (0.50%) Qlik Sense
19 34 (0.49%) Metadata
20 32 (0.46%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 576 (8.30%) JIRA
2 183 (2.64%) Git (software)
3 144 (2.07%) Jenkins
4 116 (1.67%) Selenium
5 77 (1.11%) TeamCity
6 63 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
7 59 (0.85%) Cucumber
8 43 (0.62%) Maven
9 39 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 38 (0.55%) Axure RP
11 32 (0.46%) GitLab
12 30 (0.43%) Subversion
13 28 (0.40%) Bitbucket
14 27 (0.39%) Gradle
15 26 (0.37%) Visual Studio
16 25 (0.36%) Appium
16 25 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 25 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
17 21 (0.30%) WebDriver
17 21 (0.30%) webpack
General
1 2,689 (38.75%) Social Skills
2 2,098 (30.23%) Finance
3 800 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
4 579 (8.34%) Retail
5 505 (7.28%) Presentation Skills
6 453 (6.53%) Marketing
7 431 (6.21%) Public Sector
8 407 (5.86%) Banking
9 325 (4.68%) Influencing Skills
10 243 (3.50%) Legal
11 207 (2.98%) Organisational Skills
12 184 (2.65%) Law
13 182 (2.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 178 (2.56%) Telecoms
15 154 (2.22%) Manufacturing
16 132 (1.90%) Advertising
17 128 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
18 101 (1.46%) Games
19 71 (1.02%) Documentation Skills
20 66 (0.95%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,412 (20.35%) Analyst
2 1,057 (15.23%) Project Manager
3 815 (11.74%) Business Analyst
4 624 (8.99%) Architect
5 395 (5.69%) IT Manager
6 359 (5.17%) Consultant
6 359 (5.17%) Senior Manager
7 355 (5.12%) Developer
8 278 (4.01%) Solutions Architect
9 234 (3.37%) IT Project Manager
10 219 (3.16%) Senior Project Manager
11 214 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
12 212 (3.05%) Data Analyst
13 211 (3.04%) Product Owner
14 204 (2.94%) DevOps Engineer
15 196 (2.82%) Product Manager
16 155 (2.23%) Delivery Manager
17 148 (2.13%) Senior Business Analyst
18 132 (1.90%) Data Manager
19 120 (1.73%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (2.85%) React
2 192 (2.77%) .NET
3 155 (2.23%) Node.js
4 150 (2.16%) HTML
5 124 (1.79%) Web Services
6 120 (1.73%) AngularJS
7 101 (1.46%) CSS
7 101 (1.46%) Velocity
8 99 (1.43%) REST
9 94 (1.35%) Kafka
10 92 (1.33%) RESTful
11 78 (1.12%) XML
12 73 (1.05%) JSON
13 71 (1.02%) Spring
14 58 (0.84%) Spring Boot
15 55 (0.79%) OAuth
16 50 (0.72%) .NET Core
17 44 (0.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 41 (0.59%) Redux
18 41 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 365 (5.26%) User Experience
2 292 (4.21%) Management Information System
3 238 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
4 123 (1.77%) Public Cloud
5 122 (1.76%) Cloud Native
6 120 (1.73%) Data Centre
7 113 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 105 (1.51%) PMI
9 94 (1.35%) Virtual Team
10 80 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 76 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
12 74 (1.07%) Algorithms
13 72 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
14 67 (0.97%) Mobile App
15 60 (0.86%) Social Media
16 59 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
16 59 (0.85%) Smart Meter
17 57 (0.82%) Analytical Mindset
18 49 (0.71%) NHS
19 45 (0.65%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 372 (5.36%) Linux
2 248 (3.57%) Windows
3 84 (1.21%) Unix
4 76 (1.10%) Windows Server
5 45 (0.65%) Windows 10
6 20 (0.29%) Apple iOS
7 15 (0.22%) Android
7 15 (0.22%) Mesosphere
7 15 (0.22%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
9 9 (0.13%) Kali Linux
9 9 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.086%) Windows 8
10 6 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (0.086%) Windows Server 2019
11 5 (0.072%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.058%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.043%) Windows Server 2012
14 2 (0.029%) CentOS
14 2 (0.029%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,234 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1,394 (20.09%) Project Management
3 888 (12.80%) DevOps
4 870 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
5 869 (12.52%) Scrum
6 793 (11.43%) Project Delivery
7 767 (11.05%) Analytics
8 720 (10.37%) Waterfall
9 703 (10.13%) Business Analysis
10 600 (8.65%) Mentoring
11 596 (8.59%) Requirements Gathering
12 559 (8.05%) Risk Management
13 547 (7.88%) Change Management
14 538 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 532 (7.67%) PRINCE2
16 525 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
17 501 (7.22%) Coaching
18 495 (7.13%) User Stories
19 455 (6.56%) Decision-Making
20 448 (6.46%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 818 (11.79%) SQL
2 570 (8.21%) Python
3 414 (5.97%) Java
4 299 (4.31%) JavaScript
5 171 (2.46%) Bash
6 165 (2.38%) Go
7 162 (2.33%) C#
8 155 (2.23%) C
9 127 (1.83%) R
10 113 (1.63%) PowerShell
11 95 (1.37%) C++
12 76 (1.10%) TypeScript
13 65 (0.94%) T-SQL
14 38 (0.55%) Ruby
14 38 (0.55%) Scala
15 37 (0.53%) VBA
16 32 (0.46%) PHP
17 31 (0.45%) PL/SQL
18 28 (0.40%) Shell Script
19 23 (0.33%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 643 (9.27%) Degree
2 381 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 260 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 210 (3.03%) PMI Certification
5 132 (1.90%) PMP
6 88 (1.27%) CISSP
7 83 (1.20%) ISEB
8 72 (1.04%) CISM
9 70 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 67 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
10 67 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 65 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 60 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
13 57 (0.82%) ISTQB
14 48 (0.69%) HND
15 47 (0.68%) Oracle Certification
16 45 (0.65%) DV Cleared
17 34 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
17 34 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
17 34 (0.49%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 390 (5.62%) QA
2 199 (2.87%) PMO
3 159 (2.29%) GDPR
4 141 (2.03%) Data Quality
5 135 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 91 (1.31%) SLA
7 79 (1.14%) GRC
8 59 (0.85%) NIST
9 52 (0.75%) PCI DSS
10 38 (0.55%) GxP
11 32 (0.46%) Accessibility
12 22 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
13 18 (0.26%) Good Clinical Practice
14 16 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 14 (0.20%) COBIT
15 14 (0.20%) ISO 20022
15 14 (0.20%) NCSC
16 12 (0.17%) GMP
16 12 (0.17%) P3O
17 11 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 292 (4.21%) Docker
2 132 (1.90%) Active Directory
3 64 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (0.37%) Firmware
5 25 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 17 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
7 15 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.14%) vSphere
10 9 (0.13%) HDFS
11 6 (0.086%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 6 (0.086%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (0.072%) BitLocker
13 4 (0.058%) KVM
14 3 (0.043%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.043%) Slurm Workload Manager
15 2 (0.029%) VMware NSX
16 1 (0.014%) Ceph
16 1 (0.014%) NLBS
16 1 (0.014%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 312 (4.50%) Kubernetes
2 239 (3.44%) Ansible
3 181 (2.61%) Terraform
4 46 (0.66%) Puppet
5 42 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (0.42%) SCCM
7 26 (0.37%) Prometheus
8 22 (0.32%) Grafana
9 21 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
10 17 (0.24%) Kibana
11 15 (0.22%) Automic
12 12 (0.17%) logstash
12 12 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
13 11 (0.16%) Consul
14 10 (0.14%) HP ALM
14 10 (0.14%) Salt
15 9 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
16 8 (0.12%) AirWatch
17 7 (0.10%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
17 7 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 774 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 307 (4.42%) SAP
3 297 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
4 292 (4.21%) Oracle
5 219 (3.16%) Google
6 95 (1.37%) Splunk
7 91 (1.31%) VMware
8 88 (1.27%) ServiceNow
9 68 (0.98%) Adobe
10 67 (0.97%) IBM
11 64 (0.92%) Databricks
12 62 (0.89%) Cisco
13 59 (0.85%) Informatica
14 57 (0.82%) Cognizant
15 45 (0.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 44 (0.63%) Atlassian
16 44 (0.63%) HP
17 35 (0.50%) Dell
17 35 (0.50%) Facebook
18 33 (0.48%) Workday