Period
to 21 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Strategic Roadmap skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Strategic Roadmap over the 6 months to 21 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Strategic Roadmaps
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 369 466 443
Rank change year-on-year +97 -23 +28
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Roadmap 484 767 994
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.76% 0.61% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.66% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 440 632 788
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +7.91%
10th Percentile £44,975 £46,250 £45,875
90th Percentile £100,000 £107,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% -7.69%

Strategic Roadmap 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 58,876 116,316 139,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.35% 92.12% 92.24%
Number of salaries quoted 47,493 93,197 111,139
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,569 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +1.27% -

Strategic Roadmap
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Strategic Roadmap as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Strategic Roadmap in the UK

Strategic Roadmap
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Strategic Roadmap.

Salary trend for Strategic Roadmap in the UK

Strategic Roadmap
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Strategic Roadmap over the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Strategic Roadmap in the UK

Strategic Roadmap
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Strategic Roadmap within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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 +94 444 £65,000 -7.14% 73
UK excluding London +85 242 £60,000 -7.69% 44
London +88 202 £72,500 -9.38% 34
North of England +90 88 £60,000 -4.00% 14
South West +94 67 £56,536 +7.69% 2
Work from Home -65 64 £65,000 -7.14% 14
South East +95 51 £72,250 -0.34% 11
Yorkshire +48 48 £60,000 -1.00% 7
North West +79 36 £54,000 -22.86% 6
East of England +81 15 £85,000 +17.24% 4
Midlands +67 11 £60,000 -4.00% 8
Scotland +36 11 £70,000 +24.44% 4
East Midlands +63 6 £60,000 -15.79% 5
West Midlands +42 5 £58,887 -5.78% 3
North East +20 4 £60,000 -1.00% 1
Wales +17 3 £38,500 -34.47% 1

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, IT jobs citing Strategic Roadmap 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 Strategic Roadmap.

1 183 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
2 156 (32.23%) Azure
3 115 (23.76%) Finance
4 114 (23.55%) Microsoft
5 94 (19.42%) Analytics
6 84 (17.36%) AWS
7 72 (14.88%) Office 365
8 71 (14.67%) DevOps
9 69 (14.26%) IT Strategy
10 66 (13.64%) Windows
11 54 (11.16%) Degree
12 53 (10.95%) Technology Roadmap
13 50 (10.33%) Mentoring
13 50 (10.33%) User Experience
14 46 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 45 (9.30%) CRM
16 44 (9.09%) SQL
16 44 (9.09%) Product Management
16 44 (9.09%) Coaching
17 43 (8.88%) Enterprise Architecture
18 41 (8.47%) Project Management
19 40 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
19 40 (8.26%) Oracle
19 40 (8.26%) Scrum
19 40 (8.26%) Product Roadmap
20 39 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
20 39 (8.06%) SQL Server
20 39 (8.06%) ITIL
21 38 (7.85%) Project Delivery
22 36 (7.44%) Data Analytics

Strategic Roadmap
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 27 (5.58%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.89%) Confluence
3 13 (2.69%) CMS
4 11 (2.27%) Drupal
5 7 (1.45%) SAS
6 6 (1.24%) Apache Spark
7 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (0.41%) Apache
8 2 (0.41%) Liferay
8 2 (0.41%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.21%) Gentran
9 1 (0.21%) IIS
9 1 (0.21%) JBoss
9 1 (0.21%) Jupyter
9 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.21%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.21%) Figma
3 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.21%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (2.89%) Actimize
3 11 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (1.03%) BigMachines
5 3 (0.62%) Sentinel
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.41%) Maximo
6 2 (0.41%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 156 (32.23%) Azure
2 84 (17.36%) AWS
3 72 (14.88%) Office 365
4 31 (6.40%) IaaS
5 30 (6.20%) SaaS
6 27 (5.58%) Power Platform
7 25 (5.17%) PaaS
8 21 (4.34%) GCP
9 12 (2.48%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 11 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
11 9 (1.86%) Azure Data Factory
11 9 (1.86%) OneDrive
12 8 (1.65%) GitHub
13 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
14 3 (0.62%) iPaaS
14 3 (0.62%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.41%) Serverless
15 2 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 2 (0.41%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.37%) Unified Communications
2 22 (4.55%) PBX
3 18 (3.72%) Firewall
4 13 (2.69%) DNS
4 13 (2.69%) VoIP
4 13 (2.69%) VPN
5 11 (2.27%) Network Security
6 6 (1.24%) LAN
6 6 (1.24%) NetScaler
6 6 (1.24%) Skype
6 6 (1.24%) WAN
7 5 (1.03%) SMS
8 4 (0.83%) Internet
9 2 (0.41%) HTTP
9 2 (0.41%) Wireless
10 1 (0.21%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (5.17%) Power BI
3 16 (3.31%) Tableau
4 15 (3.10%) MySQL
5 13 (2.69%) Big Data
5 13 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.65%) Data Lake
8 8 (1.65%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.45%) Hadoop
9 7 (1.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 6 (1.24%) Delta Lake
10 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.03%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.83%) Snowflake Schema
12 4 (0.83%) Star Schema
13 3 (0.62%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (3.93%) JIRA
2 11 (2.27%) Bitbucket
3 10 (2.07%) Jenkins
4 8 (1.65%) NUnit
5 7 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.24%) GitLab
6 6 (1.24%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (0.83%) Postman
8 3 (0.62%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.21%) ER Studio
9 1 (0.21%) ERwin
9 1 (0.21%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.21%) PEAR
9 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.21%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 115 (23.76%) Finance
2 31 (6.40%) Marketing
3 22 (4.55%) Banking
4 11 (2.27%) Law
5 9 (1.86%) Public Sector
5 9 (1.86%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.45%) Front Office
8 6 (1.24%) Private Banking
8 6 (1.24%) Retail
9 5 (1.03%) Legal
9 5 (1.03%) Local Government
10 4 (0.83%) Automotive
10 4 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.62%) Brand Awareness
11 3 (0.62%) Housing Association
12 2 (0.41%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.41%) Back Office
12 2 (0.41%) Billing
12 2 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 117 (24.17%) Architect
2 52 (10.74%) Product Manager
3 49 (10.12%) Solutions Architect
4 34 (7.02%) Senior Manager
5 28 (5.79%) Developer
6 24 (4.96%) Technical Leader
7 22 (4.55%) Consultant
7 22 (4.55%) Technical Architect
8 20 (4.13%) Enterprise Architect
9 17 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 16 (3.31%) Azure Engineer
11 15 (3.10%) Data Architect
12 14 (2.89%) Data Manager
12 14 (2.89%) IT Manager
13 13 (2.69%) Product Owner
14 12 (2.48%) Head of Security
15 11 (2.27%) Lead Architect
16 10 (2.07%) Analyst
16 10 (2.07%) Applications Manager
16 10 (2.07%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (7.23%) .NET
2 30 (6.20%) Middleware
3 13 (2.69%) HTML
3 13 (2.69%) Web Services
4 9 (1.86%) Natural Language Processing
5 8 (1.65%) MDX
5 8 (1.65%) RESTful
5 8 (1.65%) TensorFlow
6 7 (1.45%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.45%) CSS
6 7 (1.45%) Kafka
6 7 (1.45%) Keras
7 6 (1.24%) JSON
7 6 (1.24%) XML
8 5 (1.03%) Matplotlib
8 5 (1.03%) NumPy
8 5 (1.03%) PySpark
8 5 (1.03%) SciPy
8 5 (1.03%) Velocity
8 5 (1.03%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.33%) User Experience
2 34 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (5.79%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.55%) Public Cloud
5 18 (3.72%) Self-Motivation
6 17 (3.51%) Cyberthreat
7 9 (1.86%) Cyber Defence
7 9 (1.86%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.65%) Algorithms
8 8 (1.65%) Data Structures
9 7 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.45%) Private Cloud
10 6 (1.24%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.03%) PMI
12 4 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.83%) Robotics
13 3 (0.62%) Client/Server
13 3 (0.62%) FMCG
13 3 (0.62%) Replication
13 3 (0.62%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 66 (13.64%) Windows
2 29 (5.99%) Windows Server
3 25 (5.17%) Linux
3 25 (5.17%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.62%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.41%) Android
5 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Unix
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (37.81%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (19.42%) Analytics
3 71 (14.67%) DevOps
4 69 (14.26%) IT Strategy
5 53 (10.95%) Technology Roadmap
6 50 (10.33%) Mentoring
7 46 (9.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 45 (9.30%) CRM
9 44 (9.09%) Coaching
9 44 (9.09%) Product Management
10 43 (8.88%) Enterprise Architecture
11 41 (8.47%) Project Management
12 40 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
12 40 (8.26%) Product Roadmap
12 40 (8.26%) Scrum
13 39 (8.06%) ITIL
13 39 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
14 38 (7.85%) Project Delivery
15 36 (7.44%) Data Analytics
15 36 (7.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (9.09%) SQL
2 28 (5.79%) Python
3 21 (4.34%) Java
4 20 (4.13%) C#
4 20 (4.13%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.86%) PowerShell
5 9 (1.86%) R
6 8 (1.65%) C
7 6 (1.24%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.24%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 6 (1.24%) Ruby
8 5 (1.03%) MATLAB
9 3 (0.62%) PHP
10 2 (0.41%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.41%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (0.41%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.41%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.21%) Go
11 1 (0.21%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 54 (11.16%) Degree
2 16 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (3.31%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.27%) CCNA
4 11 (2.27%) Master's Degree
5 10 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.65%) CISSP
6 8 (1.65%) SC Cleared
7 7 (1.45%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (1.03%) CISM
8 5 (1.03%) PhD
8 5 (1.03%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.03%) RHCE
8 5 (1.03%) RHCSA
9 4 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.62%) CSPO
10 3 (0.62%) MBA
11 2 (0.41%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.96%) SLA
2 14 (2.89%) QA
3 10 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.86%) FATCA
5 6 (1.24%) GDPR
6 5 (1.03%) Data Quality
6 5 (1.03%) PMBOK
7 3 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.41%) DICOM
8 2 (0.41%) NCSC
8 2 (0.41%) PMO
9 1 (0.21%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.21%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 33 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (2.07%) Docker
4 7 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.62%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.21%) NDS
7 1 (0.21%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.21%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 22 (4.55%) SCCM
2 16 (3.31%) Terraform
3 13 (2.69%) Kubernetes
4 8 (1.65%) Ansible
4 8 (1.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.41%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 2 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (0.41%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 1 (0.21%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.21%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.21%) MaaS360
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 114 (23.55%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.26%) Oracle
3 35 (7.23%) Salesforce.com
4 25 (5.17%) Cisco
5 19 (3.93%) VMware
6 16 (3.31%) SAP
7 15 (3.10%) Meraki
8 14 (2.89%) Atlassian
9 13 (2.69%) CheckPoint
9 13 (2.69%) MuleSoft
10 12 (2.48%) Citrix
10 12 (2.48%) Databricks
11 11 (2.27%) Avaya
11 11 (2.27%) Juniper
12 10 (2.07%) Blue Coat
12 10 (2.07%) DocuSign
12 10 (2.07%) Zscaler
13 9 (1.86%) Google
14 6 (1.24%) IBM
14 6 (1.24%) Ivanti