Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stakeholder Management
UK
6 months to
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 46 43
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Stakeholder Management 4,354 5,128 7,989
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 4.81% 5.27% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.18% 5.70% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,380 3,736 5,679
10th Percentile £38,250 £37,500 £36,750
25th Percentile £45,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £76,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,095
% change year-on-year -4.55% +5.58% +4.19%

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 83,974 89,905 133,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.77% 92.32% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 62,579 72,288 105,621
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £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 £73,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £86,250
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 14 May 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 14 May 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 -7 3,920 £60,000 -3.41% 658
UK excluding London -10 2,269 £52,500 -4.55% 423
London -11 1,766 £70,000 +3.70% 276
Work from Home +6 717 £58,375 -6.60% 106
South East +2 591 £60,000 - 92
North of England -16 589 £50,000 - 129
Midlands -5 427 £50,000 -4.76% 78
South West 0 301 £52,500 -4.55% 42
West Midlands -2 292 £50,000 -4.76% 54
North West -16 278 £53,250 +1.43% 71
Yorkshire -15 252 £47,500 - 50
East of England -12 151 £52,500 -19.23% 33
East Midlands +13 135 £50,000 -4.76% 24
Scotland -26 134 £53,000 +0.95% 37
Wales +21 78 £45,000 - 11
North East +10 58 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Northern Ireland -4 8 £41,000 +26.15% 1

For the 6 months to 14 May 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 1,619 (37.18%) Social Skills
2 1,592 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
3 1,172 (26.92%) Finance
4 724 (16.63%) Project Management
5 629 (14.45%) Azure
6 566 (13.00%) Microsoft
7 539 (12.38%) SQL
7 539 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
8 497 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
9 465 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
10 457 (10.50%) Analytics
11 455 (10.45%) Project Delivery
12 419 (9.62%) DevOps
13 406 (9.32%) Scrum
14 377 (8.66%) ITIL
15 356 (8.18%) Business Analysis
16 355 (8.15%) Degree
17 346 (7.95%) Mentoring
18 345 (7.92%) AWS
19 322 (7.40%) PRINCE2
20 316 (7.26%) Change Management
21 282 (6.48%) Waterfall
22 274 (6.29%) Presentation Skills
23 273 (6.27%) Power Platform
24 264 (6.06%) Python
25 262 (6.02%) Marketing
26 258 (5.93%) Influencing Skills
27 257 (5.90%) Banking
28 256 (5.88%) Power BI
29 255 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement

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 91 (2.09%) Confluence
2 86 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 63 (1.45%) CMS
4 33 (0.76%) SAS
5 26 (0.60%) Apache Spark
6 21 (0.48%) Apache
7 20 (0.46%) Tomcat
8 17 (0.39%) Apache TomEE
9 15 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
10 14 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 13 (0.30%) IIS
11 13 (0.30%) MS Exchange
12 10 (0.23%) Alfresco
13 9 (0.21%) NServiceBus
13 9 (0.21%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.14%) Drupal
14 6 (0.14%) Umbraco
14 6 (0.14%) WordPress
15 4 (0.092%) MS Project Server
15 4 (0.092%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 186 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 145 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
3 121 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
4 75 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 57 (1.31%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.16%) Simulink
8 6 (0.14%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Smart View
10 4 (0.092%) Blender
10 4 (0.092%) Maya
11 2 (0.046%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.046%) Figma
11 2 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.046%) Open Workbench
11 2 (0.046%) Sketch
12 1 (0.023%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.023%) Chatbot
12 1 (0.023%) EngageOne
12 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 58 (1.33%) SAP S/4HANA
2 44 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 38 (0.87%) Oracle ERP
4 32 (0.73%) NetSuite
5 28 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
5 28 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
6 18 (0.41%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 16 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
8 13 (0.30%) Magento
9 10 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
10 9 (0.21%) Loan IQ
11 8 (0.18%) SAP BPC
11 8 (0.18%) Shopify
12 7 (0.16%) Elite 3E
13 6 (0.14%) SAP IBP
13 6 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
14 5 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.11%) HFM
14 5 (0.11%) Oracle Assets
14 5 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 629 (14.45%) Azure
2 345 (7.92%) AWS
3 273 (6.27%) Power Platform
4 214 (4.92%) SaaS
5 189 (4.34%) Microsoft 365
6 124 (2.85%) GCP
7 90 (2.07%) Dynamics 365
8 87 (2.00%) PaaS
9 63 (1.45%) IaaS
10 38 (0.87%) Serverless
11 36 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
12 25 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
13 24 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
14 23 (0.53%) Google Analytics
15 20 (0.46%) GitHub
16 18 (0.41%) Azure Logic Apps
17 17 (0.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
18 16 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
18 16 (0.37%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
19 15 (0.34%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 95 (2.18%) Firewall
2 61 (1.40%) LAN
3 60 (1.38%) WAN
4 44 (1.01%) Internet
5 36 (0.83%) Unified Communications
6 35 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
7 31 (0.71%) DNS
7 31 (0.71%) Wireless
8 28 (0.64%) VPN
9 27 (0.62%) TCP/IP
10 25 (0.57%) HTTP
10 25 (0.57%) Network Security
11 24 (0.55%) Software-Defined Radio
12 20 (0.46%) DHCP
12 20 (0.46%) SAN
13 18 (0.41%) SD-WAN
14 17 (0.39%) AMQP
15 14 (0.32%) VLAN
16 12 (0.28%) 5G
17 11 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (5.88%) Power BI
2 211 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
3 183 (4.20%) SQL Server
4 155 (3.56%) Tableau
5 100 (2.30%) Big Data
6 88 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 68 (1.56%) Data Lake
8 65 (1.49%) Relational Database
9 62 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 41 (0.94%) NoSQL
11 39 (0.90%) QlikView
12 33 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (0.73%) Hadoop
14 31 (0.71%) MySQL
15 27 (0.62%) Qlik Sense
16 24 (0.55%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
17 21 (0.48%) Snowflake Schema
18 20 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
18 20 (0.46%) Redis
19 19 (0.44%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 247 (5.67%) JIRA
2 113 (2.60%) Git (software)
3 108 (2.48%) Jenkins
4 62 (1.42%) Selenium
5 48 (1.10%) JMeter
6 42 (0.96%) TeamCity
7 39 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (0.60%) LoadRunner
9 22 (0.51%) Visual Studio
10 21 (0.48%) Cucumber
11 20 (0.46%) Bitbucket
11 20 (0.46%) GitLab
12 16 (0.37%) Appium
13 15 (0.34%) Axure RP
13 15 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
14 14 (0.32%) HP UFT
14 14 (0.32%) SpecFlow
15 13 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 13 (0.30%) Cypress.io
15 13 (0.30%) NeoLoad
General
1 1,619 (37.18%) Social Skills
2 1,172 (26.92%) Finance
3 539 (12.38%) Analytical Skills
4 274 (6.29%) Presentation Skills
5 262 (6.02%) Marketing
6 258 (5.93%) Influencing Skills
7 257 (5.90%) Banking
8 235 (5.40%) Public Sector
9 184 (4.23%) Retail
10 162 (3.72%) Telecoms
11 154 (3.54%) Manufacturing
12 129 (2.96%) Legal
13 116 (2.66%) Law
14 100 (2.30%) Advertising
15 94 (2.16%) Organisational Skills
16 60 (1.38%) Electronics
17 58 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 54 (1.24%) Documentation Skills
19 51 (1.17%) Investment Banking
20 48 (1.10%) Games
Job Titles
1 845 (19.41%) Analyst
2 526 (12.08%) Business Analyst
3 488 (11.21%) Project Manager
4 457 (10.50%) Architect
5 294 (6.75%) Consultant
6 238 (5.47%) Developer
7 204 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 198 (4.55%) Senior Manager
9 182 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
10 120 (2.76%) Senior Analyst
11 117 (2.69%) Senior Project Manager
12 112 (2.57%) Product Manager
13 109 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
14 96 (2.20%) Product Owner
15 92 (2.11%) Service Manager
16 87 (2.00%) IT Project Manager
17 86 (1.98%) Financial Analyst
18 73 (1.68%) Data Engineer
19 72 (1.65%) Data Analyst
20 71 (1.63%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (3.12%) .NET
2 104 (2.39%) HTML
3 86 (1.98%) REST
4 85 (1.95%) Web Services
5 76 (1.75%) CSS
6 71 (1.63%) RESTful
7 66 (1.52%) React
8 61 (1.40%) AngularJS
9 48 (1.10%) Node.js
10 40 (0.92%) Kafka
11 39 (0.90%) HTML5
12 38 (0.87%) .NET Core
12 38 (0.87%) Spring
12 38 (0.87%) XML
13 37 (0.85%) SOAP
14 36 (0.83%) EDI
15 33 (0.76%) CSS3
16 28 (0.64%) Spring Boot
17 24 (0.55%) JSON
18 22 (0.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 226 (5.19%) User Experience
2 166 (3.81%) Management Information System
3 119 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
4 84 (1.93%) Data Centre
5 73 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 61 (1.40%) Virtual Team
7 54 (1.24%) Public Cloud
8 48 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
9 44 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 42 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 38 (0.87%) PMI
12 37 (0.85%) NHS
13 34 (0.78%) Algorithms
14 33 (0.76%) Data Structures
14 33 (0.76%) Life Science
15 30 (0.69%) Cloud Native
15 30 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
16 28 (0.64%) Social Media
17 26 (0.60%) Analytical Mindset
18 25 (0.57%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 142 (3.26%) Windows
2 128 (2.94%) Linux
3 53 (1.22%) Windows Server
4 52 (1.19%) Unix
5 28 (0.64%) Android
6 26 (0.60%) Windows 10
7 19 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 12 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (0.23%) Windows 7
10 6 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2016
12 4 (0.092%) CentOS
12 4 (0.092%) Debian
12 4 (0.092%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (0.092%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.069%) AIX
13 3 (0.069%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (0.069%) Windows Server 2019
14 2 (0.046%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,592 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 724 (16.63%) Project Management
3 497 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
4 465 (10.68%) Business Intelligence
5 457 (10.50%) Analytics
6 455 (10.45%) Project Delivery
7 419 (9.62%) DevOps
8 406 (9.32%) Scrum
9 377 (8.66%) ITIL
10 356 (8.18%) Business Analysis
11 346 (7.95%) Mentoring
12 322 (7.40%) PRINCE2
13 316 (7.26%) Change Management
14 282 (6.48%) Waterfall
15 255 (5.86%) Continuous Improvement
16 253 (5.81%) Coaching
17 251 (5.76%) User Stories
18 245 (5.63%) ERP
18 245 (5.63%) Requirements Gathering
19 244 (5.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 539 (12.38%) SQL
2 264 (6.06%) Python
3 222 (5.10%) Java
4 167 (3.84%) JavaScript
5 146 (3.35%) C#
6 92 (2.11%) C
7 88 (2.02%) PowerShell
8 70 (1.61%) R
9 39 (0.90%) T-SQL
10 36 (0.83%) PL/SQL
11 32 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 32 (0.73%) TypeScript
12 30 (0.69%) C++
13 26 (0.60%) Ruby
14 25 (0.57%) Go
14 25 (0.57%) PHP
15 21 (0.48%) Scala
16 16 (0.37%) Kotlin
16 16 (0.37%) VBA
17 13 (0.30%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 355 (8.15%) Degree
2 224 (5.14%) Security Cleared
3 171 (3.93%) SC Cleared
4 79 (1.81%) PMI Certification
5 78 (1.79%) CISSP
5 78 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
6 61 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (1.40%) PMP
7 57 (1.31%) DV Cleared
8 55 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 50 (1.15%) CISM
10 47 (1.08%) PhD
11 38 (0.87%) ISEB
12 36 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
12 36 (0.83%) TOGAF Certification
13 35 (0.80%) ISTQB
14 31 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 27 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 26 (0.60%) CCNA
17 25 (0.57%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 196 (4.50%) QA
2 138 (3.17%) PMO
3 111 (2.55%) SLA
4 93 (2.14%) Data Quality
5 89 (2.04%) GDPR
6 76 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 47 (1.08%) NIST
8 37 (0.85%) GRC
9 21 (0.48%) MiFID
9 21 (0.48%) PCI DSS
10 18 (0.41%) COBIT
10 18 (0.41%) EMIR
11 13 (0.30%) Dodd-Frank
12 9 (0.21%) ISO 9001
12 9 (0.21%) PMBOK
12 9 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 8 (0.18%) Basel III
13 8 (0.18%) HAZOP
14 7 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
14 7 (0.16%) NCSC
System Software
1 120 (2.76%) Docker
2 105 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 43 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (0.80%) Firmware
5 29 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
6 13 (0.30%) Hyper-V
7 8 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.092%) vCloud
9 3 (0.069%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.069%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.046%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.046%) KVM
10 2 (0.046%) NDS
10 2 (0.046%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.023%) BitLocker
11 1 (0.023%) Ceph
11 1 (0.023%) pfSense
11 1 (0.023%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.023%) XenApp
11 1 (0.023%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 97 (2.23%) Kubernetes
2 56 (1.29%) Ansible
3 50 (1.15%) Terraform
4 40 (0.92%) SCCM
5 34 (0.78%) Puppet
6 31 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
7 29 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
9 9 (0.21%) Grafana
9 9 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
10 7 (0.16%) Prometheus
11 6 (0.14%) Nagios
12 5 (0.11%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.092%) Perfmon
14 3 (0.069%) McAfee ePO
14 3 (0.069%) Sysprep
14 3 (0.069%) WSUS
15 2 (0.046%) Backup Exec
15 2 (0.046%) EMC NetWorker
15 2 (0.046%) WMI
Vendors
1 566 (13.00%) Microsoft
2 225 (5.17%) SAP
3 203 (4.66%) Oracle
4 159 (3.65%) Salesforce.com
5 116 (2.66%) Google
6 80 (1.84%) Cisco
7 64 (1.47%) VMware
8 57 (1.31%) IBM
9 51 (1.17%) ServiceNow
10 45 (1.03%) Adobe
11 34 (0.78%) Alteryx
11 34 (0.78%) JD Edwards
12 33 (0.76%) Teradata
13 32 (0.73%) EMC
14 31 (0.71%) Informatica
15 27 (0.62%) Atlassian
15 27 (0.62%) HP
15 27 (0.62%) Splunk
16 24 (0.55%) Citrix
17 22 (0.51%) Talend