Period
to 20 January 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of WorldPay products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited WorldPay over the 6 months to 20 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within WorldPay.

WorldPay
UK
6 months to
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 415 595 903
Rank change year-on-year +180 +308 +282
Permanent jobs citing WorldPay 875 611 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.70% 0.41% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 0.96% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 24
UK median annual salary £80,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.45% - +37.50%
10th Percentile £56,500 £31,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £96,500 £74,500 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year -4.55% -29.03% +93.75%

WorldPay is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 53,040 63,571 76,931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.31% 42.50% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40,451 48,794 60,244
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

WorldPay
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WorldPay in the UK

WorldPay
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for WorldPay in the UK

WorldPay
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing WorldPay over the 6 months to 20 January 2020.

Salary histogram for WorldPay in the UK

WorldPay
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing WorldPay within the UK over the 6 months to 20 January 2020. 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 +176 866 £80,000 +45.45% 2
London +128 495 £90,000 +35.85% 2
UK excluding London +171 371 £52,500 -4.55%
East of England +97 267 - -
North of England +125 103 - -
North West +88 84 - -
North East +14 10 - -
Yorkshire +44 9 - -
South West +20 1 £52,500 -4.55%

For the 6 months to 20 January 2020, IT jobs citing WorldPay 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 WorldPay.

1 536 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 469 (53.60%) Banking
3 456 (52.11%) FIS
4 283 (32.34%) Java
5 209 (23.89%) Test Automation
6 198 (22.63%) Scrum
7 195 (22.29%) E-Commerce
8 194 (22.17%) TDD
9 189 (21.60%) AWS
10 186 (21.26%) BDD
11 183 (20.91%) SQL
12 166 (18.97%) Oracle
13 158 (18.06%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 153 (17.49%) Fintech
15 150 (17.14%) Linux
16 148 (16.91%) Microservices
17 145 (16.57%) DevOps
18 138 (15.77%) Software Engineering
18 138 (15.77%) Technical Leadership
19 131 (14.97%) Payment Gateway
20 125 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
21 121 (13.83%) Finance
22 120 (13.71%) JIRA
22 120 (13.71%) Continuous Delivery
22 120 (13.71%) Kanban
23 115 (13.14%) Web Services
24 113 (12.91%) Spring
25 110 (12.57%) Ansible
26 103 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
27 102 (11.66%) Problem-Solving

WorldPay
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 29 (3.31%) Apache Spark
2 14 (1.60%) Confluence
3 13 (1.49%) Oracle Coherence
3 13 (1.49%) WebLogic
4 5 (0.57%) CMS
5 4 (0.46%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.11%) Apache
Applications
1 35 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
2 32 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 21 (2.40%) InVision
3 21 (2.40%) Sketch
4 6 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (0.57%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 131 (14.97%) Payment Gateway
2 14 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.49%) Documaker
4 4 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.11%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 189 (21.60%) AWS
2 98 (11.20%) OpenShift
3 26 (2.97%) IaaS
3 26 (2.97%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 26 (2.97%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 23 (2.63%) Azure
5 15 (1.71%) Power Platform
5 15 (1.71%) SaaS
6 13 (1.49%) GCP
7 6 (0.69%) Amazon EKS
8 5 (0.57%) Apigee
9 4 (0.46%) Office 365
10 1 (0.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.57%) DAB
2 1 (0.11%) ATM
2 1 (0.11%) BGP
2 1 (0.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (0.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (0.11%) Firewall
2 1 (0.11%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.11%) MPLS
2 1 (0.11%) OSPF
2 1 (0.11%) Spanning Tree
2 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (6.97%) Relational Database
2 59 (6.74%) SQL Server
3 32 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
3 32 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
4 26 (2.97%) Oracle ODI
5 16 (1.83%) Data Mining
6 15 (1.71%) Power BI
6 15 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (1.49%) MS Access
7 13 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
7 13 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.03%) Big Data
9 9 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.03%) DB2
9 9 (1.03%) OLAP
9 9 (1.03%) OLAP Cube
9 9 (1.03%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (0.91%) Oracle Exadata
11 6 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 120 (13.71%) JIRA
2 76 (8.69%) Selenium
3 62 (7.09%) Jenkins
4 50 (5.71%) Cucumber
4 50 (5.71%) Git (software)
5 44 (5.03%) SoapUI
6 36 (4.11%) JBehave
7 33 (3.77%) Visual Studio
8 26 (2.97%) Axure RP
9 19 (2.17%) WebDriver
10 14 (1.60%) Appium
10 14 (1.60%) eggPlant
10 14 (1.60%) Maven
10 14 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (1.37%) LoadRunner
12 11 (1.26%) Postman
13 8 (0.91%) SpecFlow
14 7 (0.80%) JUnit
15 5 (0.57%) Capybara
15 5 (0.57%) Jasmine
General
1 469 (53.60%) Banking
2 121 (13.83%) Finance
3 43 (4.91%) Billing
4 26 (2.97%) Marketing
5 18 (2.06%) Retail
6 12 (1.37%) Legal
7 5 (0.57%) French Language
7 5 (0.57%) Games
7 5 (0.57%) German Language
8 4 (0.46%) Dutch Language
8 4 (0.46%) Publishing
9 1 (0.11%) Automotive
9 1 (0.11%) Law
9 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 134 (15.31%) Analyst
2 112 (12.80%) Software Engineer
3 82 (9.37%) Developer
4 74 (8.46%) Architect
4 74 (8.46%) Java Engineer
4 74 (8.46%) Java Software Engineer
5 72 (8.23%) Test Analyst
6 68 (7.77%) Senior Software Engineer
7 57 (6.51%) Senior Analyst
8 47 (5.37%) Senior Java Engineer
8 47 (5.37%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 41 (4.69%) Enterprise Architect
10 40 (4.57%) AWS Engineer
10 40 (4.57%) Support Engineer
11 38 (4.34%) Solutions Architect
12 37 (4.23%) Automation Test Analyst
13 34 (3.89%) Senior Test Analyst
14 29 (3.31%) DevOps Engineer
14 29 (3.31%) Scrum Master
14 29 (3.31%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (13.14%) Web Services
2 113 (12.91%) Spring
3 79 (9.03%) RESTful
4 48 (5.49%) .NET
5 47 (5.37%) Middleware
6 39 (4.46%) Spring Boot
7 33 (3.77%) J2EE
8 32 (3.66%) Akka
8 32 (3.66%) Play Framework
9 31 (3.54%) REST
10 29 (3.31%) JSON
10 29 (3.31%) Kafka
10 29 (3.31%) Velocity
11 27 (3.09%) Gherkin
11 27 (3.09%) SOAP
12 26 (2.97%) CSS
12 26 (2.97%) HTML
13 25 (2.86%) AngularJS
14 24 (2.74%) Apache Flex
15 23 (2.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 103 (11.77%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.51%) Public Cloud
3 40 (4.57%) Mobile App
4 32 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
5 31 (3.54%) User Experience
6 30 (3.43%) Data Structures
7 28 (3.20%) Algorithms
7 28 (3.20%) Client/Server
8 21 (2.40%) Virtual Team
9 18 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
10 12 (1.37%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.26%) Data Centre
12 9 (1.03%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.57%) Cloud Native
13 5 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
14 4 (0.46%) Clustering
14 4 (0.46%) Social Media
14 4 (0.46%) Tandem
15 3 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 3 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 150 (17.14%) Linux
2 66 (7.54%) Windows
3 37 (4.23%) Unix
4 21 (2.40%) Apple iOS
5 14 (1.60%) Android
6 6 (0.69%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (61.26%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (23.89%) Test Automation
3 198 (22.63%) Scrum
4 195 (22.29%) E-Commerce
5 194 (22.17%) TDD
6 186 (21.26%) BDD
7 158 (18.06%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 153 (17.49%) Fintech
9 148 (16.91%) Microservices
10 145 (16.57%) DevOps
11 138 (15.77%) Software Engineering
11 138 (15.77%) Technical Leadership
12 125 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 120 (13.71%) Continuous Delivery
13 120 (13.71%) Kanban
14 102 (11.66%) Problem-Solving
15 97 (11.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 97 (11.09%) Technical Debt
16 91 (10.40%) SDLC
17 90 (10.29%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 283 (32.34%) Java
2 183 (20.91%) SQL
3 66 (7.54%) JavaScript
4 56 (6.40%) Python
5 49 (5.60%) C#
6 36 (4.11%) T-SQL
7 34 (3.89%) VBA
8 33 (3.77%) Ruby
9 32 (3.66%) Scala
10 26 (2.97%) Apex Code
11 22 (2.51%) Go
12 16 (1.83%) R
13 13 (1.49%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.37%) PHP
15 10 (1.14%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.14%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.80%) Apple Swift
16 7 (0.80%) Objective-C
17 6 (0.69%) VB
17 6 (0.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 29 (3.31%) SAFe Agilist
2 26 (2.97%) Degree
3 6 (0.69%) ISEB
4 4 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (0.46%) MCSA
4 4 (0.46%) MCSE
4 4 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.11%) CCNA
5 1 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (9.71%) QA
2 14 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.49%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.80%) PSD2
5 3 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
6 2 (0.23%) PMO
7 1 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (8.80%) Docker
2 8 (0.91%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 110 (12.57%) Ansible
2 60 (6.86%) Kubernetes
3 59 (6.74%) Terraform
4 45 (5.14%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (5.14%) Puppet
5 14 (1.60%) HP ALM
6 13 (1.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 12 (1.37%) Tivoli
8 5 (0.57%) BMC PATROL
9 4 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.23%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 456 (52.11%) FIS
2 166 (18.97%) Oracle
3 63 (7.20%) Microsoft
4 43 (4.91%) Salesforce.com
5 29 (3.31%) Tableau
6 21 (2.40%) Adobe
7 19 (2.17%) Spotify
8 18 (2.06%) HP
9 16 (1.83%) Splunk
10 13 (1.49%) Informatica
10 13 (1.49%) ServiceNow
11 12 (1.37%) BMC
12 8 (0.91%) Google
13 7 (0.80%) AppDynamics
13 7 (0.80%) CA
13 7 (0.80%) Moogsoft
13 7 (0.80%) Nimsoft
14 5 (0.57%) Capita
15 4 (0.46%) SAP
16 2 (0.23%) IBM