Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Stakeholder Management
UK
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 53 60 47
Rank change year-on-year +7 -13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Stakeholder Management 6,770 2,218 7,200
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.33% 4.47% 5.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 4.80% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,637 1,694 5,173
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.35% -
75th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,986 £54,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.88% +8.00% -1.38%

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 119,742 46,190 126,882
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 94.19% 93.06% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 79,117 38,578 101,498
10th Percentile £32,750 £32,750 £30,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £37,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £70,077
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% -

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 28 October 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 28 October 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 +11 6,027 £60,000 - 881
UK excluding London +13 3,310 £52,986 -1.88% 489
London 0 2,879 £70,000 - 418
Work from Home +37 1,350 £60,000 -2.44% 161
North of England +14 936 £50,000 -4.76% 140
South East +9 830 £60,000 +4.35% 126
Midlands +12 697 £55,000 +10.00% 91
West Midlands +12 470 £55,000 +10.00% 68
North West +3 460 £50,000 -4.76% 70
Yorkshire +16 435 £47,500 -5.00% 57
South West -6 310 £55,000 - 57
East of England +17 227 £54,500 +9.00% 41
East Midlands +5 226 £52,500 +5.00% 23
Scotland +1 211 £55,000 - 25
Wales +2 96 £45,000 - 8
North East -2 50 £53,750 -10.42% 13
Northern Ireland -20 30 £40,000 +11.11% 3

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 2,873 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 2,559 (37.80%) Social Skills
3 2,025 (29.91%) Finance
4 1,379 (20.37%) Project Management
5 999 (14.76%) Azure
6 876 (12.94%) DevOps
7 838 (12.38%) SQL
8 818 (12.08%) Project Delivery
9 814 (12.02%) Microsoft
10 810 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
11 800 (11.82%) Scrum
12 722 (10.66%) AWS
13 703 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
14 702 (10.37%) Analytics
15 683 (10.09%) Waterfall
16 607 (8.97%) Degree
17 596 (8.80%) Mentoring
18 583 (8.61%) Business Analysis
19 561 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
20 531 (7.84%) PRINCE2
21 530 (7.83%) Python
22 525 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
23 513 (7.58%) JIRA
24 504 (7.44%) Change Management
25 494 (7.30%) Coaching
26 493 (7.28%) Marketing
27 482 (7.12%) Requirements Gathering
28 468 (6.91%) Migration
29 459 (6.78%) Risk Management
30 437 (6.45%) Retail

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
1 200 (2.95%) Confluence
2 154 (2.27%) SharePoint
3 88 (1.30%) Apache Spark
4 85 (1.26%) CMS
5 77 (1.14%) SAS
6 39 (0.58%) Apache
7 34 (0.50%) Tomcat
8 32 (0.47%) Apache Airflow
9 28 (0.41%) JBoss
10 20 (0.30%) MS Exchange
11 19 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
12 17 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (0.25%) WebLogic
13 16 (0.24%) Apache TomEE
14 13 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 12 (0.18%) IIS
16 10 (0.15%) nginx
16 10 (0.15%) OpenStack
17 8 (0.12%) BizTalk Server
18 7 (0.10%) Jupyter
Applications
1 333 (4.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 221 (3.26%) Microsoft Project
3 204 (3.01%) Microsoft Office
4 157 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 114 (1.68%) MS Visio
6 27 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 14 (0.21%) Gliffy
8 10 (0.15%) Figma
9 9 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 9 (0.13%) Sketch
10 7 (0.10%) Chatbot
11 6 (0.089%) InVision
12 4 (0.059%) Windchill
13 3 (0.044%) InfoPath
13 3 (0.044%) UXPin
13 3 (0.044%) Zeplin
14 2 (0.030%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.030%) Marvel
14 2 (0.030%) Photoshop
15 1 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 109 (1.61%) SAP S/4HANA
2 88 (1.30%) Oracle ERP
3 59 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
4 47 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 41 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
6 26 (0.38%) Adobe Campaign
7 21 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
8 20 (0.30%) Magento
8 20 (0.30%) NetSuite
8 20 (0.30%) SAP MM
9 17 (0.25%) SAP FI
9 17 (0.25%) Sentinel
10 15 (0.22%) SAP CO
10 15 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 15 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
11 14 (0.21%) SAP MDG
12 13 (0.19%) IntelliMatch
12 13 (0.19%) Oracle Receivables
13 12 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
13 12 (0.18%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 999 (14.76%) Azure
2 722 (10.66%) AWS
3 352 (5.20%) Power Platform
3 352 (5.20%) SaaS
4 313 (4.62%) GCP
5 218 (3.22%) Microsoft 365
6 190 (2.81%) Serverless
7 160 (2.36%) PaaS
8 125 (1.85%) IaaS
9 101 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
10 87 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
11 74 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
12 60 (0.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 59 (0.87%) Snowflake
14 53 (0.78%) Amazon S3
14 53 (0.78%) GitHub
15 49 (0.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 46 (0.68%) Amazon Kinesis
17 45 (0.66%) Amazon ECS
18 43 (0.64%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 137 (2.02%) Firewall
2 95 (1.40%) WAN
3 89 (1.31%) LAN
4 79 (1.17%) Internet
5 56 (0.83%) Broadband
6 54 (0.80%) Wireless
7 50 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 48 (0.71%) DNS
9 45 (0.66%) SAN
10 41 (0.61%) Network Security
11 40 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
12 35 (0.52%) Ethernet
13 32 (0.47%) VPN
14 27 (0.40%) MPLS
15 26 (0.38%) BGP
15 26 (0.38%) SMS
16 23 (0.34%) WebEx
17 21 (0.31%) Unified Communications
18 20 (0.30%) DHCP
18 20 (0.30%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 324 (4.79%) Data Warehouse
2 276 (4.08%) Power BI
3 248 (3.66%) SQL Server
4 218 (3.22%) Tableau
5 202 (2.98%) Big Data
6 130 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 103 (1.52%) Data Lake
8 93 (1.37%) Hadoop
9 92 (1.36%) Relational Database
10 87 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 72 (1.06%) NoSQL
12 70 (1.03%) Apache Hive
12 70 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 59 (0.87%) MongoDB
14 58 (0.86%) MySQL
15 50 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
16 44 (0.65%) Amazon Redshift
17 41 (0.61%) Redis
18 40 (0.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 38 (0.56%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 513 (7.58%) JIRA
2 186 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 151 (2.23%) Jenkins
4 97 (1.43%) Selenium
4 97 (1.43%) TeamCity
5 85 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 64 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
7 38 (0.56%) Visual Studio
8 36 (0.53%) Cucumber
9 34 (0.50%) IBM UrbanCode
9 34 (0.50%) Maven
9 34 (0.50%) Travis CI
10 30 (0.44%) GitLab
11 27 (0.40%) Rational DOORS
12 24 (0.35%) Gradle
12 24 (0.35%) webpack
13 23 (0.34%) Axure RP
13 23 (0.34%) TestRail
14 22 (0.32%) Eclipse
14 22 (0.32%) SpecFlow
General
1 2,559 (37.80%) Social Skills
2 2,025 (29.91%) Finance
3 810 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
4 493 (7.28%) Marketing
5 437 (6.45%) Retail
6 411 (6.07%) Presentation Skills
7 405 (5.98%) Public Sector
8 378 (5.58%) Banking
9 346 (5.11%) Influencing Skills
10 233 (3.44%) Telecoms
11 217 (3.21%) Manufacturing
12 211 (3.12%) Legal
13 186 (2.75%) Law
14 185 (2.73%) Organisational Skills
15 115 (1.70%) Advertising
16 113 (1.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 106 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
18 100 (1.48%) Documentation Skills
19 82 (1.21%) Games
20 68 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1,235 (18.24%) Analyst
2 1,026 (15.16%) Project Manager
3 658 (9.72%) Business Analyst
4 602 (8.89%) Architect
5 417 (6.16%) Consultant
6 398 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 353 (5.21%) Developer
8 289 (4.27%) Senior Manager
9 215 (3.18%) IT Project Manager
10 209 (3.09%) Data Analyst
11 199 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
12 192 (2.84%) Product Owner
13 187 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
14 178 (2.63%) Senior Project Manager
15 154 (2.27%) Product Manager
16 148 (2.19%) Senior Analyst
17 124 (1.83%) Programme Manager
18 111 (1.64%) DevOps Engineer
19 110 (1.62%) Scrum Master
20 102 (1.51%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 222 (3.28%) .NET
2 202 (2.98%) React
3 191 (2.82%) HTML
4 163 (2.41%) Web Services
5 149 (2.20%) Node.js
6 121 (1.79%) Velocity
7 118 (1.74%) AngularJS
8 109 (1.61%) RESTful
9 108 (1.60%) CSS
9 108 (1.60%) REST
10 71 (1.05%) Kafka
11 69 (1.02%) Spring
12 53 (0.78%) JSON
12 53 (0.78%) Spring Boot
13 52 (0.77%) Middleware
14 48 (0.71%) .NET Core
15 46 (0.68%) OAuth
15 46 (0.68%) XML
16 43 (0.64%) .NET Framework
17 39 (0.58%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 323 (4.77%) User Experience
2 267 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
3 254 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 129 (1.91%) Public Cloud
5 113 (1.67%) Virtual Team
6 112 (1.65%) Cloud Native
7 109 (1.61%) Data Centre
8 98 (1.45%) Data Structures
9 90 (1.33%) Greenfield Project
10 87 (1.29%) Algorithms
11 80 (1.18%) Social Media
12 78 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
13 76 (1.12%) PMI
14 71 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
15 67 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
16 59 (0.87%) Digital Media
17 50 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 48 (0.71%) Mobile App
19 46 (0.68%) Legacy Systems
20 45 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 252 (3.72%) Linux
2 238 (3.52%) Windows
3 93 (1.37%) Windows Server
4 81 (1.20%) Unix
5 43 (0.64%) Android
6 36 (0.53%) Apple iOS
7 34 (0.50%) Mesosphere
8 29 (0.43%) Windows 10
9 16 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.10%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.089%) CentOS
11 6 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.089%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (0.089%) Windows Server 2016
11 6 (0.089%) Windows Server 2019
12 5 (0.074%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.074%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.059%) Debian
14 2 (0.030%) Solaris
14 2 (0.030%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,873 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,379 (20.37%) Project Management
3 876 (12.94%) DevOps
4 818 (12.08%) Project Delivery
5 800 (11.82%) Scrum
6 703 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
7 702 (10.37%) Analytics
8 683 (10.09%) Waterfall
9 596 (8.80%) Mentoring
10 583 (8.61%) Business Analysis
11 561 (8.29%) Business Intelligence
12 531 (7.84%) PRINCE2
13 525 (7.75%) Continuous Improvement
14 504 (7.44%) Change Management
15 494 (7.30%) Coaching
16 482 (7.12%) Requirements Gathering
17 468 (6.91%) Migration
18 459 (6.78%) Risk Management
19 430 (6.35%) Decision-Making
20 425 (6.28%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 838 (12.38%) SQL
2 530 (7.83%) Python
3 436 (6.44%) Java
4 330 (4.87%) JavaScript
5 200 (2.95%) C#
6 129 (1.91%) C
7 128 (1.89%) Go
8 99 (1.46%) PowerShell
8 99 (1.46%) R
9 90 (1.33%) C++
10 89 (1.31%) TypeScript
11 84 (1.24%) Bash Shell
12 81 (1.20%) T-SQL
13 72 (1.06%) Scala
14 46 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 40 (0.59%) Ruby
16 31 (0.46%) Shell Script
17 30 (0.44%) VBA
18 29 (0.43%) Kotlin
19 27 (0.40%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 607 (8.97%) Degree
2 334 (4.93%) Security Cleared
3 229 (3.38%) SC Cleared
4 165 (2.44%) PMI Certification
5 108 (1.60%) PMP
6 100 (1.48%) CISSP
7 91 (1.34%) CISM
8 84 (1.24%) ISEB
9 81 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
10 75 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
11 66 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
12 63 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 60 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
14 58 (0.86%) ISTQB
15 53 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 46 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
16 46 (0.68%) HND
17 41 (0.61%) CISA
17 41 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
18 34 (0.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 337 (4.98%) QA
2 213 (3.15%) PMO
3 173 (2.56%) GDPR
4 160 (2.36%) Data Quality
5 149 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 120 (1.77%) SLA
7 85 (1.26%) NIST
8 75 (1.11%) GRC
9 54 (0.80%) PCI DSS
10 26 (0.38%) Accessibility
11 24 (0.35%) GxP
11 24 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 19 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
12 19 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 17 (0.25%) COBIT
14 14 (0.21%) Good Clinical Practice
15 13 (0.19%) ITGC
16 12 (0.18%) NCSC
16 12 (0.18%) P3O
17 11 (0.16%) GMP
System Software
1 236 (3.49%) Docker
2 116 (1.71%) Active Directory
3 73 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 45 (0.66%) Firmware
5 19 (0.28%) Hyper-V
6 13 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.074%) vSphere
9 4 (0.059%) KVM
9 4 (0.059%) Shibboleth
9 4 (0.059%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 3 (0.044%) DFS Replication
10 3 (0.044%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.030%) Ceph
11 2 (0.030%) HDFS
11 2 (0.030%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.015%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.015%) NLBS
12 1 (0.015%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 254 (3.75%) Kubernetes
2 156 (2.30%) Ansible
3 148 (2.19%) Terraform
4 59 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (0.80%) Puppet
6 43 (0.64%) Prometheus
7 34 (0.50%) Automic
8 26 (0.38%) Kibana
9 25 (0.37%) Consul
10 20 (0.30%) Grafana
10 20 (0.30%) Microsoft Intune
11 17 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
12 16 (0.24%) logstash
13 15 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
14 14 (0.21%) HP ALM
14 14 (0.21%) SCCM
15 9 (0.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 9 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
16 7 (0.10%) BMC PATROL
16 7 (0.10%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 814 (12.02%) Microsoft
2 383 (5.66%) SAP
3 337 (4.98%) Oracle
4 323 (4.77%) Salesforce.com
5 177 (2.61%) Google
6 115 (1.70%) ServiceNow
7 106 (1.57%) Splunk
8 97 (1.43%) Adobe
9 96 (1.42%) VMware
10 81 (1.20%) IBM
11 75 (1.11%) Cisco
12 59 (0.87%) Informatica
13 57 (0.84%) Databricks
14 41 (0.61%) Alteryx
15 39 (0.58%) EMC
15 39 (0.58%) HP
15 39 (0.58%) Workday
16 35 (0.52%) Atlassian
17 30 (0.44%) JD Edwards
17 30 (0.44%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud