Period
to 18 February 2019

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 18 February 2019 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
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 617 859 1177
Rank change year-on-year +242 +318 -65
Permanent jobs citing WorldPay 584 353 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.20% 0.007%
As % of the Vendors category 0.92% 0.46% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 4
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £20,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +165.06% -68.08%
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +15.79% +1.60% +33.57%

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 63,666 76,956 76,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.28% 44.17% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49,033 60,834 61,544
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,521 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £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 18 February 2019.

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 18 February 2019. 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 +238 583 £55,000 - 6
London +237 347 £70,000 +27.27% 2
UK excluding London +81 236 £55,000 +15.79% 4
East of England +58 181 - - 3
North of England +18 36 £32,500 -
North West +23 34 - -
Midlands +43 11 - -
East Midlands +27 11 - -
South East +22 4 £55,000 +15.79% 1
South West - 4 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +41 2 £32,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, 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.

1 318 (54.45%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (39.38%) Java
3 144 (24.66%) SQL
4 141 (24.14%) Test Automation
5 126 (21.58%) TDD
6 125 (21.40%) Linux
7 119 (20.38%) JIRA
8 111 (19.01%) Oracle
9 101 (17.29%) E-Commerce
9 101 (17.29%) Scrum
10 95 (16.27%) Kanban
11 94 (16.10%) Fintech
12 93 (15.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 91 (15.58%) Software Engineering
14 79 (13.53%) BDD
15 76 (13.01%) Apple iOS
16 75 (12.84%) Jenkins
16 75 (12.84%) Git (software)
17 73 (12.50%) DevOps
18 72 (12.33%) JavaScript
19 67 (11.47%) Analytics
19 67 (11.47%) Payment Gateway
20 65 (11.13%) QA
21 64 (10.96%) Finance
22 62 (10.62%) Web Services
23 61 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
24 58 (9.93%) Unix
24 58 (9.93%) Spring
25 54 (9.25%) Ansible
26 52 (8.90%) OpenShift

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 (5.82%) Confluence
2 26 (4.45%) Apache
3 16 (2.74%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.05%) Apache Solr
5 11 (1.88%) IIS
5 11 (1.88%) SAS
6 10 (1.71%) CMS
7 9 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.37%) Drupal
8 8 (1.37%) Joomla!
8 8 (1.37%) WordPress
9 6 (1.03%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (3.25%) OmniGraffle
2 11 (1.88%) SPSS
3 4 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 67 (11.47%) Payment Gateway
2 8 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 61 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (8.90%) OpenShift
3 29 (4.97%) GitHub
4 19 (3.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 13 (2.23%) PaaS
6 10 (1.71%) Sage Pay
7 9 (1.54%) Serverless
8 2 (0.34%) Apple Pay
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
9 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.25%) DAB
2 8 (1.37%) Firewall
3 5 (0.86%) Cisco ISE
3 5 (0.86%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (0.86%) IP Telephony
3 5 (0.86%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.68%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.51%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.51%) Hadoop
2 36 (6.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 33 (5.65%) Big Data
4 32 (5.48%) Amazon RDS
5 25 (4.28%) SQL Server
6 21 (3.60%) Apache Hive
7 19 (3.25%) SQLite
8 15 (2.57%) Data Mining
8 15 (2.57%) NoSQL
9 14 (2.40%) Blockchain
9 14 (2.40%) HBase
10 13 (2.23%) Relational Database
11 12 (2.05%) Data Lake
11 12 (2.05%) MySQL
11 12 (2.05%) Power BI
12 11 (1.88%) WebFOCUS
13 7 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.68%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 119 (20.38%) JIRA
2 75 (12.84%) Git (software)
2 75 (12.84%) Jenkins
3 42 (7.19%) Cucumber
4 39 (6.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 38 (6.51%) Selenium
6 36 (6.16%) Maven
7 25 (4.28%) Appium
8 23 (3.94%) Axure RP
8 23 (3.94%) JUnit
8 23 (3.94%) SoapUI
9 19 (3.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 17 (2.91%) eggPlant
10 17 (2.91%) JBehave
11 13 (2.23%) LoadRunner
11 13 (2.23%) SpecFlow
12 8 (1.37%) HP UFT
12 8 (1.37%) Subversion
12 8 (1.37%) TestNG
13 3 (0.51%) IDA Disassembler
General
1 64 (10.96%) Finance
2 41 (7.02%) Banking
3 36 (6.16%) Retail
4 19 (3.25%) Games
5 11 (1.88%) Digital Economy
6 10 (1.71%) Publishing
7 8 (1.37%) Legal
8 7 (1.20%) Billing
9 3 (0.51%) Marketing
10 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 108 (18.49%) Analyst
2 62 (10.62%) Java Engineer
3 55 (9.42%) Developer
4 51 (8.73%) Software Engineer
5 45 (7.71%) Principal Engineer
6 39 (6.68%) Java Software Engineer
7 33 (5.65%) iOS Developer
8 32 (5.48%) Test Analyst
9 30 (5.14%) Tester
10 29 (4.97%) AWS Engineer
11 27 (4.62%) Senior Java Engineer
12 25 (4.28%) Senior Analyst
13 23 (3.94%) Business Analyst
13 23 (3.94%) Designer
14 20 (3.42%) Automation Test Analyst
14 20 (3.42%) AWS Software Engineer
15 19 (3.25%) Cloud Engineer
15 19 (3.25%) Digital UX Designer
15 19 (3.25%) UI/UX Designer
15 19 (3.25%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (10.62%) Web Services
2 58 (9.93%) Spring
3 39 (6.68%) JSON
4 37 (6.34%) RESTful
5 31 (5.31%) Akka
6 30 (5.14%) CSS
6 30 (5.14%) HTML
6 30 (5.14%) XML
7 27 (4.62%) Play Framework
7 27 (4.62%) Spring Boot
8 24 (4.11%) AngularJS
9 22 (3.77%) .NET
10 18 (3.08%) Node.js
11 17 (2.91%) Kafka
12 13 (2.23%) Gherkin
13 10 (1.71%) ASP.NET
13 10 (1.71%) jQuery
14 8 (1.37%) Ajax
14 8 (1.37%) LAMP
14 8 (1.37%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 94 (16.10%) Fintech
2 49 (8.39%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (8.22%) Mobile App
4 41 (7.02%) Smartphone
5 32 (5.48%) Public Cloud
6 28 (4.79%) Hybrid Cloud
7 23 (3.94%) User Experience
8 20 (3.42%) Data Structures
9 17 (2.91%) Client/Server
10 14 (2.40%) Blog
11 13 (2.23%) Self-Motivation
12 12 (2.05%) Social Media
13 11 (1.88%) iPad
13 11 (1.88%) Private Cloud
14 8 (1.37%) Data Centre
14 8 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (1.37%) Management Information System
14 8 (1.37%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 5 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 125 (21.40%) Linux
2 76 (13.01%) Apple iOS
3 58 (9.93%) Unix
4 44 (7.53%) Windows
5 43 (7.36%) Android
6 4 (0.68%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.34%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (54.45%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (24.14%) Test Automation
3 126 (21.58%) TDD
4 101 (17.29%) E-Commerce
4 101 (17.29%) Scrum
5 95 (16.27%) Kanban
6 93 (15.92%) Continuous Delivery
7 91 (15.58%) Software Engineering
8 79 (13.53%) BDD
9 73 (12.50%) DevOps
10 67 (11.47%) Analytics
11 49 (8.39%) Project Management
11 49 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
12 48 (8.22%) Technical Leadership
13 43 (7.36%) Software Testing
13 43 (7.36%) Technical Debt
14 42 (7.19%) User Stories
15 38 (6.51%) Continuous Improvement
15 38 (6.51%) Data Modelling
15 38 (6.51%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 230 (39.38%) Java
2 144 (24.66%) SQL
3 72 (12.33%) JavaScript
4 40 (6.85%) Scala
5 39 (6.68%) Python
6 37 (6.34%) C#
7 33 (5.65%) Objective-C
8 28 (4.79%) PHP
9 26 (4.45%) Ruby
10 23 (3.94%) Apple Swift
11 16 (2.74%) R
12 11 (1.88%) C++
12 11 (1.88%) HiveQL
12 11 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.71%) VBScript
14 8 (1.37%) Go
14 8 (1.37%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.86%) VB
16 3 (0.51%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (2.57%) Degree
2 12 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (0.86%) CCNA
3 5 (0.86%) CISA
3 5 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (0.86%) CISM
3 5 (0.86%) CISSP
3 5 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.86%) CRISC
3 5 (0.86%) GSEC
4 3 (0.51%) CGEIT
4 3 (0.51%) CIPFA
5 2 (0.34%) ISEB
5 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (11.13%) QA
2 44 (7.53%) PSD2
3 19 (3.25%) PCI DSS
4 17 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (2.23%) COBIT
6 12 (2.05%) PA-DSS
6 12 (2.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 12 (2.05%) SAS 70
7 7 (1.20%) SLA
8 5 (0.86%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.34%) GDPR
9 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 2 (0.34%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 46 (7.88%) Docker
2 9 (1.54%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.51%) HDFS
4 2 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (9.25%) Ansible
2 48 (8.22%) Kubernetes
3 30 (5.14%) Puppet
4 27 (4.62%) Terraform
5 19 (3.25%) Nagios
6 17 (2.91%) HP ALM
7 13 (2.23%) Sysdig
8 9 (1.54%) SCCM
9 8 (1.37%) Oozie
9 8 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
10 5 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
10 5 (0.86%) IBM BigFix
10 5 (0.86%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.68%) Control-M
12 3 (0.51%) Computer Incident Response Team
13 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
13 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
13 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 111 (19.01%) Oracle
2 29 (4.97%) Microsoft
3 26 (4.45%) AppDynamics
3 26 (4.45%) Splunk
4 20 (3.42%) Tableau
5 17 (2.91%) HP
6 15 (2.57%) Hortonworks
7 11 (1.88%) Alteryx
8 10 (1.71%) PayPal
9 8 (1.37%) Sage
10 7 (1.20%) BMC
10 7 (1.20%) Moogsoft
10 7 (1.20%) ServiceNow
11 6 (1.03%) Qualys
12 5 (0.86%) CA
12 5 (0.86%) Cisco
12 5 (0.86%) F5
12 5 (0.86%) IBM
12 5 (0.86%) Nimsoft
12 5 (0.86%) Polycom