Period
to 19 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Virtual Team in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Team over the 6 months to 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Virtual Team (including Distributed Team, Remote Team, Dispersed Team)
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 386 376 449
Rank change year-on-year -10 +73 -111
Permanent jobs citing Virtual Team 1,313 1,482 1,268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.83% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 1.87% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 889 1,028 911
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +13.40% -3.00%

Virtual Team is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71,704 79,148 79,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.23% 44.36% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 55,688 59,677 65,490
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Virtual Team
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Virtual Team as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Team in the UK

Virtual Team
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Virtual Team.

Salary trend for Virtual Team in the UK

Virtual Team
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Team over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Virtual Team in the UK

Virtual Team
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Team within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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 +17 1,206 £61,250 +6.52% 151
London +45 697 £70,000 - 77
UK excluding London -42 560 £50,000 -9.09% 81
South East -8 177 £50,000 -13.04% 19
Midlands +23 106 £52,500 - 24
North of England -27 87 £42,500 -17.87% 19
West Midlands +21 69 £50,000 -4.76% 14
South West +2 67 £57,500 +35.29% 3
Scotland -18 65 £45,000 -21.74% 3
East of England -20 52 £55,000 +15.79% 9
North West -29 47 £27,500 -45.00% 12
East Midlands +19 37 £60,000 +37.14% 10
Yorkshire +27 34 £50,000 -16.67% 5
Wales +14 11 £36,000 +4.35% 2
North East -19 6 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Isle of Man - 1 £67,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT jobs citing Virtual Team 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 Virtual Team.

1 553 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
2 416 (31.68%) Finance
3 327 (24.90%) SQL
4 319 (24.30%) Virtual Team Management
5 246 (18.74%) Problem-Solving
6 239 (18.20%) Java
7 232 (17.67%) Degree
8 221 (16.83%) Project Management
9 197 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 184 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
11 171 (13.02%) Marketing
12 168 (12.80%) Python
13 162 (12.34%) HTML
14 161 (12.26%) Scrum
15 157 (11.96%) ITIL
16 156 (11.88%) JavaScript
17 154 (11.73%) Linux
18 147 (11.20%) Software Engineering
19 145 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
20 144 (10.97%) C#
21 142 (10.81%) DevOps
22 137 (10.43%) Computer Science
23 134 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
24 131 (9.98%) Oracle
25 127 (9.67%) QA
26 125 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
26 125 (9.52%) .NET
27 124 (9.44%) TDD
27 124 (9.44%) Test Automation
28 123 (9.37%) Git (software)

Virtual Team
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 52 (3.96%) CMS
2 48 (3.66%) MQSeries
3 45 (3.43%) Apache Spark
4 31 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 27 (2.06%) Apache
6 26 (1.98%) Ethereum
7 18 (1.37%) Confluence
8 16 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (1.14%) SAS
10 14 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 14 (1.07%) Apache Solr
11 13 (0.99%) MS Exchange
12 11 (0.84%) SharePoint
13 10 (0.76%) Skype for Business
14 8 (0.61%) IIS
14 8 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 7 (0.53%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.46%) JBoss
17 5 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
17 5 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 77 (5.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 42 (3.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 38 (2.89%) MS Visio
4 37 (2.82%) Microsoft Project
5 25 (1.90%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (0.76%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.46%) Lectora
8 2 (0.15%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.15%) InVision
8 2 (0.15%) UXPin
9 1 (0.076%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.076%) CPLEX
9 1 (0.076%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 47 (3.58%) SAP Hybris
2 14 (1.07%) SDL Web 8
3 9 (0.69%) Eloqua
3 9 (0.69%) Magento
4 7 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.46%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (0.38%) HFM
6 5 (0.38%) Hyperion Planning
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
8 3 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
8 3 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.23%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.076%) Cognos Controller
9 1 (0.076%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.076%) SAP GTS
9 1 (0.076%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 145 (11.04%) Amazon AWS
2 115 (8.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (3.35%) SaaS
4 38 (2.89%) Cloud Computing
5 30 (2.28%) PaaS
6 29 (2.21%) Google Cloud Platform
7 24 (1.83%) Office 365
8 22 (1.68%) GitHub
9 14 (1.07%) IaaS
10 7 (0.53%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.53%) Serverless
11 6 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 6 (0.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 6 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (0.46%) npm
11 6 (0.46%) NuGet
12 5 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
12 5 (0.38%) Firebase
12 5 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
13 4 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 84 (6.40%) Firewall
2 77 (5.86%) WAN
3 50 (3.81%) Internet
4 46 (3.50%) HTTP
5 43 (3.27%) LAN
6 26 (1.98%) VPN
7 24 (1.83%) Network Security
8 23 (1.75%) Wi-Fi
9 22 (1.68%) DNS
10 17 (1.29%) VoIP
11 16 (1.22%) Unified Communications
12 12 (0.91%) SAN
13 10 (0.76%) Skype
14 9 (0.69%) Broadband
14 9 (0.69%) MPLS
14 9 (0.69%) WebEx
15 6 (0.46%) BGP
15 6 (0.46%) OSPF
15 6 (0.46%) Telepresence
16 5 (0.38%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (8.68%) Relational Database
2 105 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 93 (7.08%) SQL Server
4 70 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 70 (5.33%) Big Data
5 68 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
6 48 (3.66%) Bigtable
7 46 (3.50%) RDBMS
8 41 (3.12%) Oracle Reports
9 40 (3.05%) Blockchain
10 37 (2.82%) Hadoop
11 31 (2.36%) HBase
12 27 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (1.75%) MongoDB
14 21 (1.60%) Apache Hive
15 16 (1.22%) Impala
16 15 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 14 (1.07%) Endeca
18 12 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
18 12 (0.91%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 123 (9.37%) Git (software)
2 82 (6.25%) JIRA
3 60 (4.57%) Jenkins
4 40 (3.05%) Selenium
5 38 (2.89%) Visual Studio
6 32 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 22 (1.68%) JUnit
8 21 (1.60%) Subversion
9 16 (1.22%) gulp
10 15 (1.14%) Gradle
10 15 (1.14%) Maven
11 14 (1.07%) Grunt
11 14 (1.07%) SpecFlow
12 12 (0.91%) Bitbucket
12 12 (0.91%) TeamCity
13 10 (0.76%) Ranorex
13 10 (0.76%) WebDriver
14 9 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
14 9 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
15 8 (0.61%) git-flow
General
1 416 (31.68%) Finance
2 171 (13.02%) Marketing
3 94 (7.16%) Banking
4 77 (5.86%) Telecoms
5 73 (5.56%) Investment Banking
6 62 (4.72%) Retail
7 51 (3.88%) Back Office
8 28 (2.13%) Advertising
8 28 (2.13%) Legal
9 25 (1.90%) Financial Institution
10 23 (1.75%) Law
11 18 (1.37%) Manufacturing
11 18 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 14 (1.07%) Games
13 9 (0.69%) Front Office
14 6 (0.46%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.46%) Automotive
14 6 (0.46%) Electronics
14 6 (0.46%) German Language
15 5 (0.38%) French Language
Job Titles
1 233 (17.75%) Developer
2 150 (11.42%) Analyst
3 131 (9.98%) Architect
4 100 (7.62%) Project Manager
5 80 (6.09%) Business Analyst
6 77 (5.86%) Solutions Architect
7 63 (4.80%) IT Manager
8 58 (4.42%) Delivery Manager
9 50 (3.81%) Java Developer
10 48 (3.66%) Python Engineer
10 48 (3.66%) Service Manager
11 43 (3.27%) Technical Manager
12 42 (3.20%) Java Engineer
13 37 (2.82%) Consultant
14 34 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
15 33 (2.51%) Development Manager
15 33 (2.51%) Senior Manager
16 32 (2.44%) Software Developer
17 31 (2.36%) Software Manager
18 30 (2.28%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (12.34%) HTML
2 125 (9.52%) .NET
3 115 (8.76%) XML
4 108 (8.23%) CSS
5 75 (5.71%) Node.js
5 75 (5.71%) Web Services
6 72 (5.48%) REST
7 60 (4.57%) AngularJS
7 60 (4.57%) Middleware
8 55 (4.19%) Spring
9 48 (3.66%) XML Schema
10 42 (3.20%) JSON
11 40 (3.05%) jQuery
12 38 (2.89%) React
13 35 (2.67%) ASP.NET
14 34 (2.59%) HTML5
15 31 (2.36%) J2EE
16 29 (2.21%) RESTful
17 28 (2.13%) .NET Framework
18 25 (1.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 184 (14.01%) Analytical Skills
2 137 (10.43%) Computer Science
3 91 (6.93%) Self-Motivation
4 89 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 84 (6.40%) User Experience
6 56 (4.27%) Fintech
7 41 (3.12%) Data Centre
8 37 (2.82%) Data Structures
9 33 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (2.51%) Life Science
10 30 (2.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 27 (2.06%) Algorithms
11 27 (2.06%) Fixed Income
12 26 (1.98%) Enterprise Cloud
12 26 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
13 25 (1.90%) Derivative
14 24 (1.83%) Equities
15 23 (1.75%) Public Cloud
16 21 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
17 20 (1.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 154 (11.73%) Linux
2 116 (8.83%) Windows
3 76 (5.79%) Unix
4 44 (3.35%) Windows Server
5 29 (2.21%) Android
6 23 (1.75%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.84%) Windows 10
10 10 (0.76%) Ubuntu
11 9 (0.69%) Mac OS
12 6 (0.46%) Amazon Linux
13 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.30%) Debian
14 4 (0.30%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.30%) Solaris
15 3 (0.23%) AIX
15 3 (0.23%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (42.12%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (24.30%) Virtual Team Management
3 246 (18.74%) Problem-Solving
4 221 (16.83%) Project Management
5 161 (12.26%) Scrum
6 157 (11.96%) ITIL
7 147 (11.20%) Software Engineering
8 142 (10.81%) DevOps
9 134 (10.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 125 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 124 (9.44%) TDD
11 124 (9.44%) Test Automation
12 121 (9.22%) SDLC
13 120 (9.14%) Presales
14 110 (8.38%) OO
15 107 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 107 (8.15%) Mentoring
16 102 (7.77%) Analytics
17 98 (7.46%) Service Management
18 93 (7.08%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 327 (24.90%) SQL
2 239 (18.20%) Java
3 168 (12.80%) Python
4 156 (11.88%) JavaScript
5 144 (10.97%) C#
6 71 (5.41%) C++
7 49 (3.73%) Ruby
8 48 (3.66%) XPath
9 36 (2.74%) PHP
10 34 (2.59%) C
10 34 (2.59%) Shell Script
11 32 (2.44%) Go
11 32 (2.44%) Perl
12 31 (2.36%) PowerShell
13 25 (1.90%) Bash Shell
14 23 (1.75%) T-SQL
15 20 (1.52%) Scala
15 20 (1.52%) TypeScript
16 18 (1.37%) R
17 16 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 232 (17.67%) Degree
2 56 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 38 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 36 (2.74%) Master's Degree
5 34 (2.59%) Security Cleared
6 29 (2.21%) SC Cleared
7 27 (2.06%) PMI Certification
8 24 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (1.75%) APMP
9 23 (1.75%) PMP
10 21 (1.60%) MCSE
11 18 (1.37%) PhD
12 17 (1.29%) MCITP
13 16 (1.22%) CCNP
14 15 (1.14%) Numerate Degree
15 14 (1.07%) CCDP
16 13 (0.99%) Postgraduate
17 12 (0.91%) ISEB
18 11 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
19 7 (0.53%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (9.67%) QA
2 77 (5.86%) SLA
3 23 (1.75%) MiFID
4 19 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 19 (1.45%) PMO
5 18 (1.37%) GDPR
6 15 (1.14%) PCI DSS
7 13 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
9 4 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
10 3 (0.23%) ISO 31000
10 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.15%) COBIT
11 2 (0.15%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.15%) SEPA
12 1 (0.076%) HIPAA
12 1 (0.076%) HL7
12 1 (0.076%) IFRS
System Software
1 70 (5.33%) Docker
2 55 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 37 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (1.68%) HDFS
5 16 (1.22%) XenApp
6 10 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.76%) XenDesktop
7 9 (0.69%) vSphere
8 8 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (0.38%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.38%) KVM
11 4 (0.30%) NFS
11 4 (0.30%) pfSense
11 4 (0.30%) Samba
12 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (0.15%) XenServer
12 2 (0.15%) zsh
13 1 (0.076%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 43 (3.27%) Kubernetes
2 29 (2.21%) Ansible
3 24 (1.83%) Terraform
4 12 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (0.84%) Puppet
5 11 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
6 9 (0.69%) Kibana
7 8 (0.61%) Cisco CUCM
7 8 (0.61%) Grafana
7 8 (0.61%) logstash
8 6 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
9 5 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (0.38%) Oozie
10 4 (0.30%) cPanel
10 4 (0.30%) HP ALM
10 4 (0.30%) Mesos
10 4 (0.30%) SCCM
10 4 (0.30%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.23%) QRadar
Vendors
1 197 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 131 (9.98%) Oracle
3 69 (5.26%) SAP
4 59 (4.49%) hybris
5 57 (4.34%) Cisco
6 44 (3.35%) VMware
7 42 (3.20%) BT
8 36 (2.74%) Google
9 35 (2.67%) Adobe
10 33 (2.51%) ATG
10 33 (2.51%) Sitecore
11 30 (2.28%) ServiceNow
12 29 (2.21%) Tableau
13 22 (1.68%) CheckPoint
14 21 (1.60%) Citrix
14 21 (1.60%) HP
15 20 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
16 19 (1.45%) Splunk
17 18 (1.37%) F5
17 18 (1.37%) MapR