Period
to 17 April 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 17 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Strategic Roadmaps
UK
6 months to
17 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 378 438 434
Rank change year-on-year +60 -4 +35
Permanent jobs citing Strategic Roadmap 633 699 1,031
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.75% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 0.68% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 437 531 759
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £46,850
25th Percentile £60,000 £57,257 £58,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.69% -3.33% +7.14%
75th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £94,375
90th Percentile £104,250 £105,000 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% - +4.00%

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 77,807 102,415 137,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.47% 92.18% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 59,817 82,278 109,099
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 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,900 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.95% +5.56% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +88 590 £72,500 - 99
London +87 301 £80,000 - 34
UK excluding London +43 284 £62,500 -3.85% 73
Work from Home -47 130 £77,500 +10.71% 23
South East +100 106 £75,000 +3.45% 19
North of England +23 67 £60,000 -6.25% 23
South West +11 46 £62,500 -3.85% 9
Yorkshire -12 33 £60,000 -6.25% 11
North West +27 29 £60,000 -7.69% 9
Midlands +10 27 £55,000 -10.20% 5
East of England +36 26 £80,000 -5.88% 9
East Midlands +17 19 £57,500 +30.17% 2
Scotland -6 9 £68,750 +27.91% 1
West Midlands -15 8 £50,000 -25.93% 3
Wales +34 7 £55,000 -15.38% 7
North East +17 5 £60,000 -1.00% 3

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 220 (34.76%) Azure
2 207 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
3 172 (27.17%) Microsoft
4 133 (21.01%) Finance
5 119 (18.80%) IT Strategy
6 93 (14.69%) Windows
6 93 (14.69%) AWS
7 91 (14.38%) Microsoft 365
8 83 (13.11%) DevOps
9 82 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
10 76 (12.01%) Analytics
11 75 (11.85%) Technology Roadmap
12 67 (10.58%) Mentoring
13 66 (10.43%) SQL
14 65 (10.27%) Active Directory
15 63 (9.95%) Enterprise Architecture
15 63 (9.95%) Product Strategy
16 61 (9.64%) CRM
17 60 (9.48%) .NET
17 60 (9.48%) ITIL
18 59 (9.32%) Product Management
19 58 (9.16%) Product Roadmap
20 57 (9.00%) Coaching
21 55 (8.69%) User Experience
22 54 (8.53%) Project Management
23 48 (7.58%) Degree
23 48 (7.58%) IaaS
24 47 (7.42%) TOGAF
25 46 (7.27%) SharePoint
25 46 (7.27%) User Stories

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 46 (7.27%) SharePoint
2 19 (3.00%) CMS
3 18 (2.84%) Confluence
4 13 (2.05%) MS Exchange
5 11 (1.74%) Drupal
6 4 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.63%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.32%) Liferay
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.16%) Anypoint
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.16%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.16%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.16%) Figma
4 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.16%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 22 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 7 (1.11%) Unit4 Business World
4 5 (0.79%) Magento
5 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.32%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.16%) Maximo
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.16%) SAP GTS
7 1 (0.16%) SAP IBP
7 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 220 (34.76%) Azure
2 93 (14.69%) AWS
3 91 (14.38%) Microsoft 365
4 48 (7.58%) IaaS
5 46 (7.27%) GCP
6 45 (7.11%) Power Platform
7 43 (6.79%) SaaS
8 41 (6.48%) PaaS
9 37 (5.85%) Azure Active Directory
10 23 (3.63%) OneDrive
11 19 (3.00%) Serverless
12 12 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
13 9 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
14 6 (0.95%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 6 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (0.95%) PowerApps
15 5 (0.79%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 4 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
16 4 (0.63%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.69%) DNS
1 17 (2.69%) Skype
2 16 (2.53%) NetScaler
3 12 (1.90%) Firewall
3 12 (1.90%) Unified Communications
4 9 (1.42%) VoIP
5 6 (0.95%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.95%) WAN
6 5 (0.79%) PBX
6 5 (0.79%) SAN
7 1 (0.16%) 5G
7 1 (0.16%) Broadband
7 1 (0.16%) IMAP
7 1 (0.16%) Internet
7 1 (0.16%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.16%) Value-Added Service
7 1 (0.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 26 (4.11%) Power BI
3 19 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (2.84%) MySQL
5 17 (2.69%) Data Lake
6 15 (2.37%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.90%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
8 10 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.42%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.11%) Big Data
11 7 (1.11%) Cosmos DB
11 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (1.11%) Tableau
12 5 (0.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.79%) Geospatial Data
12 5 (0.79%) Snowflake Schema
13 4 (0.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 22 (3.48%) JIRA
2 14 (2.21%) SpecFlow
3 11 (1.74%) Bitbucket
4 8 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 8 (1.26%) Postman
4 8 (1.26%) Selenium
5 7 (1.11%) Cucumber
5 7 (1.11%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.79%) NUnit
7 3 (0.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.32%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.16%) Appium
9 1 (0.16%) Cypress.io
9 1 (0.16%) GitLab
9 1 (0.16%) PEAR
9 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 133 (21.01%) Finance
2 38 (6.00%) Marketing
3 35 (5.53%) Banking
4 22 (3.48%) Retail
5 21 (3.32%) Law
6 19 (3.00%) Front Office
7 13 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.05%) Private Banking
8 11 (1.74%) Public Sector
8 11 (1.74%) Telecoms
9 10 (1.58%) Legal
10 6 (0.95%) Games
11 5 (0.79%) Housing Association
12 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.47%) Automotive
13 3 (0.47%) Billing
13 3 (0.47%) Brand Awareness
14 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.32%) German Language
14 2 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 226 (35.70%) Architect
2 100 (15.80%) Solutions Architect
3 58 (9.16%) Product Manager
4 35 (5.53%) Consultant
5 31 (4.90%) Enterprise Architect
6 29 (4.58%) Developer
7 28 (4.42%) Digital Architect
8 27 (4.27%) Designer
9 26 (4.11%) Senior Manager
10 25 (3.95%) Technical Architect
11 24 (3.79%) Digital Solutions Architect
12 22 (3.48%) Cloud Architect
12 22 (3.48%) Technical Manager
13 21 (3.32%) Data Architect
14 19 (3.00%) Azure Engineer
14 19 (3.00%) Product Owner
15 18 (2.84%) Applications Manager
16 17 (2.69%) Senior Architect
17 16 (2.53%) Senior Product Manager
17 16 (2.53%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (9.48%) .NET
2 14 (2.21%) HTML
3 11 (1.74%) ASP.NET
3 11 (1.74%) Node.js
4 10 (1.58%) AngularJS
4 10 (1.58%) CSS
5 7 (1.11%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (1.11%) Gherkin
5 7 (1.11%) JSON
5 7 (1.11%) REST
6 6 (0.95%) .NET Core
6 6 (0.95%) React
6 6 (0.95%) RESTful
6 6 (0.95%) Web Services
7 5 (0.79%) EDI
7 5 (0.79%) HTML5
7 5 (0.79%) Kafka
8 4 (0.63%) J2EE
8 4 (0.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (8.69%) User Experience
2 39 (6.16%) Public Cloud
3 38 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (3.32%) Algorithms
4 21 (3.32%) Cloud Native
5 18 (2.84%) Cyberthreat
6 17 (2.69%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.37%) Data Centre
8 12 (1.90%) Cyber Defence
9 10 (1.58%) Virtual Team
10 9 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.11%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (0.95%) PKI
14 5 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.79%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (0.79%) SWIFT
15 4 (0.63%) Life Science
15 4 (0.63%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 93 (14.69%) Windows
2 43 (6.79%) Windows 10
3 34 (5.37%) Windows Server
4 33 (5.21%) Linux
5 6 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.79%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.32%) Android
8 2 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) Unix
9 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (18.80%) IT Strategy
3 83 (13.11%) DevOps
4 82 (12.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 76 (12.01%) Analytics
6 75 (11.85%) Technology Roadmap
7 67 (10.58%) Mentoring
8 63 (9.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 63 (9.95%) Product Strategy
9 61 (9.64%) CRM
10 60 (9.48%) ITIL
11 59 (9.32%) Product Management
12 58 (9.16%) Product Roadmap
13 57 (9.00%) Coaching
14 54 (8.53%) Project Management
15 47 (7.42%) TOGAF
16 46 (7.27%) User Stories
17 45 (7.11%) Data Science
17 45 (7.11%) Technical Architecture
18 44 (6.95%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 66 (10.43%) SQL
2 35 (5.53%) C#
3 31 (4.90%) Python
4 27 (4.27%) Java
5 20 (3.16%) JavaScript
6 17 (2.69%) C
7 16 (2.53%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.26%) C++
9 4 (0.63%) PHP
10 2 (0.32%) ActionScript
10 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
11 1 (0.16%) Go
11 1 (0.16%) R
11 1 (0.16%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 48 (7.58%) Degree
2 19 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.53%) TOGAF Certification
4 10 (1.58%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.26%) Master's Degree
5 8 (1.26%) RHCE
5 8 (1.26%) RHCSA
6 7 (1.11%) CISM
6 7 (1.11%) CISSP
7 6 (0.95%) CISA
8 5 (0.79%) Chartered Engineer
8 5 (0.79%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.79%) MBA
8 5 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.47%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.47%) MCSE
9 3 (0.47%) PhD
10 1 (0.16%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.27%) QA
2 22 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.05%) GDPR
4 9 (1.42%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.11%) SLA
6 5 (0.79%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.79%) SEPA
7 4 (0.63%) NCSC
7 4 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.63%) PMO
8 3 (0.47%) NIST
9 1 (0.16%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 65 (10.27%) Active Directory
2 27 (4.27%) Docker
3 24 (3.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 5 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 36 (5.69%) Kubernetes
2 33 (5.21%) SCCM
3 30 (4.74%) Terraform
4 25 (3.95%) Microsoft Intune
5 13 (2.05%) Ansible
6 6 (0.95%) Nagios
7 4 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.32%) MaaS360
9 1 (0.16%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.16%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.16%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.16%) OpenView
9 1 (0.16%) Puppet
9 1 (0.16%) SCOM
9 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 172 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.11%) Salesforce.com
3 34 (5.37%) Oracle
4 33 (5.21%) VMware
5 28 (4.42%) Google
6 26 (4.11%) Citrix
7 16 (2.53%) Ivanti
8 15 (2.37%) Cisco
9 14 (2.21%) SAP
10 13 (2.05%) Atlassian
10 13 (2.05%) MuleSoft
11 8 (1.26%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.11%) ServiceNow
12 7 (1.11%) Splunk
13 6 (0.95%) GoldenSource
13 6 (0.95%) Juniper
14 5 (0.79%) Adobe
14 5 (0.79%) Avaya
14 5 (0.79%) Sun
15 4 (0.63%) IBM