Period
to 16 December 2018

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 16 December 2018 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 648 1061 1199
Rank change year-on-year +413 +138 -53
Permanent jobs citing WorldPay 528 140 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.079% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.18% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 6
UK median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +32.87% -20.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,500 £19,250
90th Percentile £74,250 £68,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.89% -10.63%

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 67,409 79,226 81,252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 44.47% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 51,861 61,359 65,511
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,850
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.60% +1.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

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 16 December 2018.

Salary histogram for WorldPay in the UK

WorldPay
Top 11 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 16 December 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 +410 527 £48,750 +2.63% 12
London +289 320 £70,000 +33.33% 4
UK excluding London +176 207 £42,500 +6.25% 8
East of England +111 154 - -
North of England +42 36 £42,500 - 7
North West +24 29 - - 4
East Midlands - 11 - -
Midlands - 11 - -
Yorkshire +33 6 £42,500 - 3
South East +9 6 £67,500 - 1
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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.

1 296 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (35.42%) Java
3 129 (24.43%) SQL
4 106 (20.08%) JIRA
5 97 (18.37%) E-Commerce
5 97 (18.37%) Test Automation
6 96 (18.18%) Linux
7 94 (17.80%) TDD
8 92 (17.42%) Fintech
9 90 (17.05%) Oracle
10 82 (15.53%) Continuous Delivery
11 80 (15.15%) DevOps
12 78 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
13 77 (14.58%) Scrum
14 73 (13.83%) Software Engineering
15 72 (13.64%) Web Services
16 70 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
16 70 (13.26%) Kanban
17 68 (12.88%) Jenkins
18 65 (12.31%) Ansible
18 65 (12.31%) Git (software)
19 62 (11.74%) OpenShift
20 59 (11.17%) Docker
20 59 (11.17%) Kubernetes
21 58 (10.98%) Payment Gateway
21 58 (10.98%) JavaScript
22 56 (10.61%) QA
23 54 (10.23%) Apple iOS
23 54 (10.23%) Spring
24 52 (9.85%) Finance

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 34 (6.44%) Confluence
2 19 (3.60%) Apache
3 12 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 11 (2.08%) Apache Solr
4 11 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.33%) CMS
5 7 (1.33%) SAS
5 7 (1.33%) WebLogic
6 4 (0.76%) JBoss
6 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.57%) IIS
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Coherence
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 12 (2.27%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (1.33%) SPSS
3 5 (0.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 58 (10.98%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.19%) BASE24
3 1 (0.19%) Postilion
3 1 (0.19%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (14.77%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (11.74%) OpenShift
3 19 (3.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 16 (3.03%) GitHub
5 14 (2.65%) PaaS
6 9 (1.70%) Serverless
7 6 (1.14%) Apple Pay
7 6 (1.14%) Sage Pay
8 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (0.76%) SaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.27%) DAB
2 11 (2.08%) Firewall
3 9 (1.70%) Kerberos
4 7 (1.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (1.14%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (0.95%) IP Telephony
6 5 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.57%) HTTP
7 3 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.38%) Cisco Wireless
8 2 (0.38%) Wireless
9 1 (0.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (8.14%) Apache Cassandra
2 41 (7.77%) Hadoop
3 40 (7.58%) Amazon RDS
4 32 (6.06%) Big Data
5 18 (3.41%) Apache Hive
5 18 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 18 (3.41%) Relational Database
5 18 (3.41%) SQL Server
6 14 (2.65%) HBase
7 13 (2.46%) Data Mining
8 11 (2.08%) Blockchain
8 11 (2.08%) SQLite
9 10 (1.89%) Data Lake
10 8 (1.52%) MySQL
10 8 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.52%) Power BI
11 7 (1.33%) WebFOCUS
12 4 (0.76%) solidDB
13 3 (0.57%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 106 (20.08%) JIRA
2 68 (12.88%) Jenkins
3 65 (12.31%) Git (software)
4 46 (8.71%) Sonatype Nexus
5 39 (7.39%) Maven
6 26 (4.92%) Cucumber
7 20 (3.79%) Selenium
8 17 (3.22%) Axure RP
9 16 (3.03%) Appium
10 14 (2.65%) eggPlant
11 12 (2.27%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 11 (2.08%) JUnit
12 11 (2.08%) SoapUI
13 8 (1.52%) JBehave
13 8 (1.52%) SpecFlow
14 7 (1.33%) LoadRunner
15 4 (0.76%) Gerrit
16 3 (0.57%) IDA Disassembler
17 2 (0.38%) PowerDesigner
17 2 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 52 (9.85%) Finance
2 29 (5.49%) Retail
3 27 (5.11%) Banking
4 12 (2.27%) Games
5 11 (2.08%) Marketing
6 7 (1.33%) Digital Economy
6 7 (1.33%) Legal
7 6 (1.14%) Publishing
8 5 (0.95%) Billing
9 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 96 (18.18%) Analyst
2 52 (9.85%) Developer
3 43 (8.14%) Java Engineer
4 39 (7.39%) Software Engineer
5 36 (6.82%) Principal Engineer
6 30 (5.68%) AWS Engineer
7 28 (5.30%) Java Software Engineer
8 26 (4.92%) iOS Developer
9 24 (4.55%) Business Analyst
10 23 (4.36%) Senior Java Engineer
11 22 (4.17%) Architect
12 21 (3.98%) AWS Software Engineer
13 20 (3.79%) Support Engineer
14 19 (3.60%) Cloud Engineer
15 18 (3.41%) Governance Analyst
15 18 (3.41%) Test Analyst
16 17 (3.22%) Designer
16 17 (3.22%) Java Scala Software Engineer
16 17 (3.22%) Scala Software Engineer
17 16 (3.03%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (13.64%) Web Services
2 54 (10.23%) Spring
3 35 (6.63%) Akka
3 35 (6.63%) RESTful
3 35 (6.63%) Spring Boot
4 32 (6.06%) Play Framework
5 21 (3.98%) AngularJS
6 17 (3.22%) .NET
7 16 (3.03%) JSON
8 15 (2.84%) Kafka
9 14 (2.65%) CSS
9 14 (2.65%) Middleware
9 14 (2.65%) Node.js
9 14 (2.65%) XML
10 13 (2.46%) J2EE
11 12 (2.27%) HTML
12 11 (2.08%) ASP.NET
13 8 (1.52%) Software Packaging
14 7 (1.33%) LAMP
15 6 (1.14%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 92 (17.42%) Fintech
2 43 (8.14%) Mobile App
2 43 (8.14%) Public Cloud
3 37 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 27 (5.11%) Smartphone
6 17 (3.22%) User Experience
7 14 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (2.46%) Self-Motivation
9 11 (2.08%) Blog
9 11 (2.08%) iPad
10 10 (1.89%) Client/Server
10 10 (1.89%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.70%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.70%) Social Media
12 8 (1.52%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.52%) Wiki
13 7 (1.33%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
15 4 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 96 (18.18%) Linux
2 54 (10.23%) Apple iOS
3 41 (7.77%) Unix
4 39 (7.39%) Windows
5 28 (5.30%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (56.06%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (18.37%) E-Commerce
2 97 (18.37%) Test Automation
3 94 (17.80%) TDD
4 82 (15.53%) Continuous Delivery
5 80 (15.15%) DevOps
6 77 (14.58%) Scrum
7 73 (13.83%) Software Engineering
8 70 (13.26%) Kanban
8 70 (13.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 51 (9.66%) BDD
10 47 (8.90%) Analytics
11 46 (8.71%) Microservices
12 45 (8.52%) Technical Debt
13 42 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 42 (7.95%) SDLC
14 40 (7.58%) Data Modelling
15 39 (7.39%) Problem-Solving
15 39 (7.39%) Technical Leadership
16 38 (7.20%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 187 (35.42%) Java
2 129 (24.43%) SQL
3 58 (10.98%) JavaScript
4 44 (8.33%) Scala
5 32 (6.06%) C#
6 28 (5.30%) Python
7 26 (4.92%) Objective-C
8 18 (3.41%) Apple Swift
9 17 (3.22%) PHP
9 17 (3.22%) Ruby
10 14 (2.65%) T-SQL
11 11 (2.08%) R
12 9 (1.70%) C++
13 8 (1.52%) HiveQL
13 8 (1.52%) VBScript
14 7 (1.33%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.14%) Go
15 6 (1.14%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.76%) Groovy
17 3 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (5.30%) Degree
2 9 (1.70%) CISM
2 9 (1.70%) CISSP
2 9 (1.70%) CRISC
3 8 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (0.95%) CCNA
5 5 (0.95%) CISA
5 5 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.95%) GSEC
6 3 (0.57%) CGEIT
7 2 (0.38%) CCIE
8 1 (0.19%) CIPFA
8 1 (0.19%) MBA
8 1 (0.19%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (10.61%) QA
2 30 (5.68%) PSD2
3 17 (3.22%) PCI DSS
4 16 (3.03%) COBIT
5 14 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (1.89%) Actionable Recommendations
6 10 (1.89%) PA-DSS
7 8 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 8 (1.52%) SAS 70
8 6 (1.14%) PMO
9 5 (0.95%) SLA
10 3 (0.57%) GDPR
11 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 2 (0.38%) NIST 800
12 1 (0.19%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 59 (11.17%) Docker
2 16 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.76%) HDFS
3 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 65 (12.31%) Ansible
2 59 (11.17%) Kubernetes
3 32 (6.06%) Terraform
4 25 (4.73%) Puppet
5 19 (3.60%) Nagios
6 14 (2.65%) HP ALM
6 14 (2.65%) Sysdig
7 9 (1.70%) Oozie
8 8 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (0.95%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.76%) IBM BigFix
10 4 (0.76%) SCCM
11 3 (0.57%) Computer Incident Response Team
Vendors
1 90 (17.05%) Oracle
2 29 (5.49%) Splunk
3 28 (5.30%) Microsoft
4 26 (4.92%) AppDynamics
5 19 (3.60%) Hortonworks
6 14 (2.65%) HP
7 12 (2.27%) Tableau
8 10 (1.89%) F5
8 10 (1.89%) Qualys
9 8 (1.52%) IBM
9 8 (1.52%) PayPal
10 7 (1.33%) Alteryx
10 7 (1.33%) BMC
10 7 (1.33%) Cisco
10 7 (1.33%) Google
10 7 (1.33%) Moogsoft
10 7 (1.33%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.14%) Facebook
11 6 (1.14%) Zend
12 5 (0.95%) Nimsoft