Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stakeholder Management
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 57 45 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 0
Permanent jobs citing Stakeholder Management 3,408 6,439 8,440
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.62% 5.25% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 5.70% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3,043 4,817 6,299
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £53,053 £52,500
% change year-on-year -5.75% +1.05% +5.00%

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 68,274 112,953 137,708
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.49% 92.04% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 53,855 90,668 110,065
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +1.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £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 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 24 February 2021.

Salary histogram for Stakeholder Management in the UK

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 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 -8 3,093 £60,000 - 648
UK excluding London -18 1,746 £50,000 -5.75% 433
London -4 1,443 £70,000 +7.69% 258
North of England -19 523 £47,500 -5.00% 109
Work from Home -7 469 £56,500 -12.06% 124
South East -22 416 £61,500 +2.50% 107
Midlands -12 333 £50,000 -0.99% 86
North West -8 261 £50,000 - 55
West Midlands -13 235 £50,000 -4.76% 60
South West -10 213 £50,000 -9.09% 41
Yorkshire -16 205 £45,000 -9.09% 44
Scotland -15 112 £53,500 +7.00% 36
East Midlands -13 100 £50,000 +5.26% 23
East of England -25 95 £50,000 -21.26% 36
Wales +14 61 £49,871 -0.26% 11
North East +17 56 £55,000 +22.22% 10
Northern Ireland +5 2 £70,000 +75.00% 7
Isle of Man -8 2 £40,000 -33.33%

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 1,189 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
2 898 (26.35%) Finance
3 522 (15.32%) Project Management
4 519 (15.23%) Azure
5 450 (13.20%) SQL
6 433 (12.71%) Microsoft
7 396 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
7 396 (11.62%) Analytics
8 395 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
9 392 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
10 363 (10.65%) DevOps
11 352 (10.33%) Scrum
12 321 (9.42%) Project Delivery
13 309 (9.07%) AWS
14 308 (9.04%) ITIL
15 281 (8.25%) Business Analysis
16 263 (7.72%) Degree
17 239 (7.01%) Python
18 232 (6.81%) Java
19 231 (6.78%) Change Management
20 220 (6.46%) Mentoring
21 211 (6.19%) Power Platform
22 209 (6.13%) PRINCE2
23 205 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
24 204 (5.99%) Power BI
25 202 (5.93%) Banking
26 201 (5.90%) Service Management
27 200 (5.87%) Security Cleared
28 192 (5.63%) Migration
29 191 (5.60%) Microsoft 365

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 81 (2.38%) Confluence
2 78 (2.29%) SharePoint
3 40 (1.17%) CMS
4 34 (1.00%) Apache Spark
5 24 (0.70%) IIS
6 23 (0.67%) SAS
7 20 (0.59%) Apache
8 15 (0.44%) MS Exchange
9 14 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (0.32%) Alfresco
11 10 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 9 (0.26%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.21%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.21%) WordPress
15 6 (0.18%) Apache TomEE
15 6 (0.18%) OpenStack
16 5 (0.15%) WebLogic
17 4 (0.12%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 140 (4.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 101 (2.96%) Microsoft Office
3 68 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
4 50 (1.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 47 (1.38%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.21%) Simulink
8 4 (0.12%) Figma
9 3 (0.088%) Sketch
10 2 (0.059%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.059%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.029%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.029%) EngageOne
11 1 (0.029%) InVision
11 1 (0.029%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 42 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
2 36 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
3 24 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (0.56%) Loan IQ
5 17 (0.50%) Magento
5 17 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
5 17 (0.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 16 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
6 16 (0.47%) NetSuite
7 14 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
8 11 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.29%) Shopify
10 8 (0.23%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.21%) Elite 3E
11 7 (0.21%) SAP FI
12 6 (0.18%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
13 4 (0.12%) Oracle HRMS
13 4 (0.12%) SAP FI/CO
13 4 (0.12%) SAP MM
13 4 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 519 (15.23%) Azure
2 309 (9.07%) AWS
3 211 (6.19%) Power Platform
4 191 (5.60%) Microsoft 365
5 142 (4.17%) SaaS
6 133 (3.90%) GCP
7 84 (2.46%) PaaS
8 52 (1.53%) IaaS
9 42 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
10 37 (1.09%) Serverless
11 35 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
11 35 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
12 16 (0.47%) Google Analytics
12 16 (0.47%) OneDrive
13 14 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
13 14 (0.41%) Azure Data Factory
14 12 (0.35%) Azure Functions
14 12 (0.35%) Pulumi
15 9 (0.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 86 (2.52%) Firewall
2 55 (1.61%) Unified Communications
3 44 (1.29%) WAN
4 40 (1.17%) LAN
5 28 (0.82%) Internet
6 25 (0.73%) VPN
7 24 (0.70%) TCP/IP
8 22 (0.65%) HTTP
8 22 (0.65%) SAN
9 21 (0.62%) DNS
10 19 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
11 15 (0.44%) Software-Defined Radio
11 15 (0.44%) Wireless
12 14 (0.41%) Network Security
13 13 (0.38%) Cisco Firepower
14 11 (0.32%) 5G
15 10 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (0.29%) DHCP
15 10 (0.29%) VLAN
16 9 (0.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
2 204 (5.99%) Power BI
3 180 (5.28%) SQL Server
4 127 (3.73%) Tableau
5 125 (3.67%) Big Data
6 76 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 62 (1.82%) Relational Database
9 61 (1.79%) Data Lake
10 39 (1.14%) QlikView
11 37 (1.09%) NoSQL
12 34 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (0.94%) Hadoop
14 30 (0.88%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
15 27 (0.79%) MySQL
16 25 (0.73%) Qlik Sense
17 21 (0.62%) MongoDB
18 20 (0.59%) Blockchain
18 20 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
19 18 (0.53%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 174 (5.11%) JIRA
2 105 (3.08%) Jenkins
3 87 (2.55%) Git (software)
4 67 (1.97%) Selenium
5 50 (1.47%) TeamCity
6 43 (1.26%) JMeter
7 31 (0.91%) Appium
7 31 (0.91%) SpecFlow
8 25 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 24 (0.70%) LoadRunner
10 23 (0.67%) GitLab
11 19 (0.56%) Cucumber
12 18 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (0.50%) Bitbucket
14 16 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
15 13 (0.38%) NeoLoad
15 13 (0.38%) Visual Studio
16 11 (0.32%) Axure RP
16 11 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
17 10 (0.29%) Gatling
General
1 898 (26.35%) Finance
2 202 (5.93%) Banking
3 190 (5.58%) Marketing
4 157 (4.61%) Public Sector
5 102 (2.99%) Retail
6 90 (2.64%) Legal
7 89 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 89 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 83 (2.44%) Law
9 82 (2.41%) Advertising
10 57 (1.67%) Investment Banking
11 45 (1.32%) Games
12 43 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 37 (1.09%) Financial Institution
14 36 (1.06%) Front Office
15 33 (0.97%) Local Government
16 30 (0.88%) Aerospace
17 23 (0.67%) Electronics
18 22 (0.65%) Back Office
19 13 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 640 (18.78%) Analyst
2 390 (11.44%) Architect
3 383 (11.24%) Business Analyst
4 329 (9.65%) Project Manager
5 257 (7.54%) Consultant
6 209 (6.13%) Developer
7 184 (5.40%) IT Manager
8 178 (5.22%) Solutions Architect
9 114 (3.35%) Senior Manager
10 112 (3.29%) Senior Analyst
11 94 (2.76%) Product Manager
12 82 (2.41%) Service Manager
13 78 (2.29%) Delivery Manager
14 70 (2.05%) IT Project Manager
15 68 (2.00%) Product Owner
16 63 (1.85%) Support Analyst
17 61 (1.79%) Data Analyst
18 58 (1.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
19 56 (1.64%) Programme Manager
20 55 (1.61%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (3.73%) .NET
2 86 (2.52%) Web Services
3 67 (1.97%) HTML
4 60 (1.76%) REST
5 44 (1.29%) CSS
6 43 (1.26%) React
7 42 (1.23%) RESTful
8 41 (1.20%) AngularJS
9 38 (1.12%) Node.js
10 35 (1.03%) SOAP
11 33 (0.97%) JSON
12 32 (0.94%) XML
13 31 (0.91%) Kafka
14 27 (0.79%) EDI
15 26 (0.76%) Gherkin
16 22 (0.65%) Spring
17 19 (0.56%) .NET Core
17 19 (0.56%) Middleware
18 18 (0.53%) jQuery
19 17 (0.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 392 (11.50%) Analytical Skills
2 156 (4.58%) User Experience
3 138 (4.05%) Management Information System
4 85 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
5 59 (1.73%) Data Centre
6 52 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
7 48 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
8 43 (1.26%) Virtual Team
9 42 (1.23%) Mobile App
10 36 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 33 (0.97%) Fixed Income
12 30 (0.88%) Public Cloud
13 28 (0.82%) NHS
14 26 (0.76%) e-Learning
14 26 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
15 24 (0.70%) Cloud Native
15 24 (0.70%) Internet of Things
15 24 (0.70%) Life Science
16 23 (0.67%) Data Structures
16 23 (0.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 166 (4.87%) Windows
2 129 (3.79%) Linux
3 81 (2.38%) Windows Server
4 66 (1.94%) Unix
5 21 (0.62%) Windows 10
6 20 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.35%) CoreOS
7 12 (0.35%) zOS
8 11 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 9 (0.26%) Android
9 9 (0.26%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.26%) Windows Server 2016
10 4 (0.12%) Windows 8
10 4 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.088%) AIX
11 3 (0.088%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.088%) Ubuntu
11 3 (0.088%) Windows Server 2019
12 1 (0.029%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,189 (34.89%) Agile Software Development
2 522 (15.32%) Project Management
3 396 (11.62%) Analytics
3 396 (11.62%) Business Intelligence
4 395 (11.59%) Problem-Solving
5 363 (10.65%) DevOps
6 352 (10.33%) Scrum
7 321 (9.42%) Project Delivery
8 308 (9.04%) ITIL
9 281 (8.25%) Business Analysis
10 231 (6.78%) Change Management
11 220 (6.46%) Mentoring
12 209 (6.13%) PRINCE2
13 201 (5.90%) Service Management
14 192 (5.63%) Migration
15 187 (5.49%) Continuous Improvement
15 187 (5.49%) User Stories
16 183 (5.37%) Cybersecurity
17 181 (5.31%) Waterfall
18 179 (5.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 450 (13.20%) SQL
2 239 (7.01%) Python
3 232 (6.81%) Java
4 130 (3.81%) C#
5 124 (3.64%) JavaScript
6 112 (3.29%) C
7 67 (1.97%) R
8 61 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 52 (1.53%) T-SQL
10 35 (1.03%) TypeScript
11 32 (0.94%) C++
12 27 (0.79%) PL/SQL
13 23 (0.67%) PHP
14 22 (0.65%) Ruby
14 22 (0.65%) Shell Script
15 18 (0.53%) Go
16 16 (0.47%) Perl
17 15 (0.44%) Bash Shell
18 14 (0.41%) VBA
19 12 (0.35%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 263 (7.72%) Degree
2 200 (5.87%) Security Cleared
3 159 (4.67%) SC Cleared
4 92 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 91 (2.67%) CISSP
6 53 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (1.56%) DV Cleared
7 51 (1.50%) PhD
8 42 (1.23%) PMI Certification
9 40 (1.17%) CISM
10 39 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 39 (1.14%) PMP
11 34 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 25 (0.73%) CISA
13 24 (0.70%) CFA
14 22 (0.65%) TOGAF Certification
15 20 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
16 19 (0.56%) ISEB
16 19 (0.56%) ISTQB
16 19 (0.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 151 (4.43%) QA
2 89 (2.61%) SLA
3 84 (2.46%) GDPR
4 78 (2.29%) PMO
5 77 (2.26%) Data Quality
6 60 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 44 (1.29%) NIST
8 32 (0.94%) MiFID
9 29 (0.85%) EMIR
10 27 (0.79%) Dodd-Frank
11 23 (0.67%) PCI DSS
12 20 (0.59%) COBIT
13 14 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
14 9 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 8 (0.23%) HAZOP
16 6 (0.18%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 6 (0.18%) PMBOK
17 4 (0.12%) ISO 20022
17 4 (0.12%) RMADS
17 4 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 109 (3.20%) Docker
2 96 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 47 (1.38%) Virtual Desktop
3 47 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.47%) Firmware
4 16 (0.47%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.12%) NDS
7 4 (0.12%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 4 (0.12%) vCloud
8 2 (0.059%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.059%) DFS Replication
8 2 (0.059%) HDFS
8 2 (0.059%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.029%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.029%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.029%) vSphere
9 1 (0.029%) XenApp
9 1 (0.029%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 70 (2.05%) Kubernetes
2 47 (1.38%) Ansible
3 43 (1.26%) SCCM
3 43 (1.26%) Terraform
4 35 (1.03%) Puppet
5 33 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (0.62%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (0.12%) Perfmon
8 3 (0.088%) FortiGate
8 3 (0.088%) Grafana
8 3 (0.088%) Nagios
8 3 (0.088%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.088%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.059%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.059%) Computer Incident Response Team
9 2 (0.059%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.059%) Kibana
9 2 (0.059%) logstash
10 1 (0.029%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.029%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 433 (12.71%) Microsoft
2 157 (4.61%) SAP
3 142 (4.17%) Oracle
4 128 (3.76%) Salesforce.com
5 98 (2.88%) Google
6 65 (1.91%) VMware
7 62 (1.82%) IBM
8 59 (1.73%) Cisco
9 44 (1.29%) Informatica
10 42 (1.23%) ServiceNow
11 38 (1.12%) Teradata
12 30 (0.88%) Alteryx
13 24 (0.70%) Splunk
14 22 (0.65%) Citrix
15 21 (0.62%) Databricks
15 21 (0.62%) Murex
16 20 (0.59%) Talend
17 19 (0.56%) Atlassian
17 19 (0.56%) Dell
17 19 (0.56%) JD Edwards