Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 644 554 1159
Rank change year-on-year -90 +605 -62
Permanent jobs citing WorldPay 513 836 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.49% 0.012%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 1.11% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 19 44 13
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% +47.06%
10th Percentile £41,250 £39,500 £22,600
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +18.75% +17.65%

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 60,990 74,994 76,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.44% 43.56% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46,714 58,625 60,939
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% 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 19 June 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 19 June 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 -83 513 £55,000 - 18
London -7 309 £55,000 -12.00% 10
UK excluding London -100 204 £55,000 +15.79% 8
East of England -15 174 - - 5
North of England -20 16 - - 3
North West -19 9 - - 3
North East +29 7 - -
South West +23 7 £55,000 -
South East +17 4 £55,000 +15.79%
Midlands +45 3 - -
East Midlands +27 3 - -

For the 6 months to 19 June 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.

1 285 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 210 (40.94%) Java
3 167 (32.55%) TDD
4 154 (30.02%) E-Commerce
5 134 (26.12%) BDD
6 133 (25.93%) Test Automation
7 120 (23.39%) SQL
8 115 (22.42%) Payment Gateway
9 92 (17.93%) Linux
10 85 (16.57%) Scrum
11 82 (15.98%) JavaScript
12 81 (15.79%) DevOps
13 80 (15.59%) Ansible
13 80 (15.59%) Continuous Delivery
14 79 (15.40%) Amazon AWS
15 74 (14.42%) Docker
16 73 (14.23%) Microservices
16 73 (14.23%) RESTful
16 73 (14.23%) JIRA
17 71 (13.84%) Architectural Design
18 70 (13.65%) Technical Leadership
19 68 (13.26%) OpenShift
20 67 (13.06%) QA
21 65 (12.67%) Software Engineering
21 65 (12.67%) Web Services
22 64 (12.48%) Fintech
23 63 (12.28%) Jenkins
23 63 (12.28%) Oracle
23 63 (12.28%) Python
23 63 (12.28%) Spring

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 19 (3.70%) Confluence
2 15 (2.92%) Apache Spark
3 10 (1.95%) Apache
3 10 (1.95%) CMS
3 10 (1.95%) Drupal
4 9 (1.75%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.56%) IIS
5 8 (1.56%) Joomla!
5 8 (1.56%) WordPress
6 3 (0.58%) Apache Solr
6 3 (0.58%) SAS
7 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.19%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (2.92%) OmniGraffle
2 10 (1.95%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.58%) SPSS
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 115 (22.42%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 79 (15.40%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (13.26%) OpenShift
3 20 (3.90%) GitHub
4 17 (3.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 10 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (1.95%) IaaS
5 10 (1.95%) Sage Pay
5 10 (1.95%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 7 (1.36%) Apigee
7 3 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.58%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.39%) Basecamp
8 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.19%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.19%) Office 365
9 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.92%) DAB
2 2 (0.39%) Kerberos
2 2 (0.39%) SSL
3 1 (0.19%) Firewall
3 1 (0.19%) NAS
3 1 (0.19%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (7.02%) Relational Database
2 33 (6.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 30 (5.85%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (2.73%) MySQL
5 13 (2.53%) Data Mining
5 13 (2.53%) SQL Server
6 11 (2.14%) SQLite
7 8 (1.56%) Big Data
8 7 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (0.97%) Apache Hive
9 5 (0.97%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.78%) Data Lake
10 4 (0.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.78%) Sqoop
10 4 (0.78%) SSDT
11 3 (0.58%) Power BI
11 3 (0.58%) WebFOCUS
12 2 (0.39%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 73 (14.23%) JIRA
2 63 (12.28%) Jenkins
3 59 (11.50%) Selenium
4 48 (9.36%) Cucumber
5 42 (8.19%) Git (software)
6 41 (7.99%) SoapUI
7 30 (5.85%) JBehave
8 23 (4.48%) JUnit
9 18 (3.51%) Appium
10 17 (3.31%) Maven
11 16 (3.12%) Sonatype Nexus
12 15 (2.92%) Axure RP
12 15 (2.92%) Balsamiq
13 14 (2.73%) SpecFlow
13 14 (2.73%) Visual Studio
14 13 (2.53%) eggPlant
15 12 (2.34%) WebDriver
16 10 (1.95%) Subversion
17 8 (1.56%) Jasmine
17 8 (1.56%) RSpec
General
1 45 (8.77%) Finance
2 33 (6.43%) Retail
3 21 (4.09%) Banking
4 20 (3.90%) Marketing
5 15 (2.92%) Games
6 12 (2.34%) Billing
6 12 (2.34%) Publishing
7 6 (1.17%) Legal
8 3 (0.58%) Digital Economy
8 3 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (16.18%) Analyst
2 59 (11.50%) Developer
3 57 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 55 (10.72%) Java Engineer
5 47 (9.16%) Software Engineer
6 46 (8.97%) Java Software Engineer
7 32 (6.24%) Automation Test Analyst
7 32 (6.24%) Principal Engineer
7 32 (6.24%) Senior Java Engineer
8 30 (5.85%) Architect
9 28 (5.46%) Cloud Engineer
9 28 (5.46%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 28 (5.46%) Senior Software Engineer
10 26 (5.07%) AWS Engineer
10 26 (5.07%) AWS Software Engineer
11 24 (4.68%) Tester
12 21 (4.09%) Java Architect
12 21 (4.09%) Senior Analyst
13 19 (3.70%) iOS Developer
13 19 (3.70%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (14.23%) RESTful
2 65 (12.67%) Web Services
3 63 (12.28%) Spring
4 48 (9.36%) CSS
5 47 (9.16%) HTML
6 45 (8.77%) JSON
7 40 (7.80%) Spring Boot
8 37 (7.21%) XML
9 33 (6.43%) Akka
10 30 (5.85%) Play Framework
11 29 (5.65%) AngularJS
12 21 (4.09%) J2EE
12 21 (4.09%) J2SE
13 20 (3.90%) Gherkin
13 20 (3.90%) Middleware
13 20 (3.90%) REST
14 17 (3.31%) SOAP
15 15 (2.92%) .NET
15 15 (2.92%) Node.js
16 14 (2.73%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 56 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (8.19%) Public Cloud
3 31 (6.04%) Mobile App
3 31 (6.04%) Smartphone
4 30 (5.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 30 (5.85%) User Experience
5 26 (5.07%) Client/Server
6 25 (4.87%) Algorithms
7 23 (4.48%) Data Structures
8 18 (3.51%) Virtual Team
9 13 (2.53%) Social Media
10 11 (2.14%) Data Centre
11 5 (0.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.97%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.78%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
13 3 (0.58%) Contactless
13 3 (0.58%) iPad
13 3 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
14 2 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 92 (17.93%) Linux
2 45 (8.77%) Apple iOS
3 33 (6.43%) Windows
4 31 (6.04%) Unix
5 26 (5.07%) Android
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
7 3 (0.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 167 (32.55%) TDD
3 154 (30.02%) E-Commerce
4 134 (26.12%) BDD
5 133 (25.93%) Test Automation
6 85 (16.57%) Scrum
7 81 (15.79%) DevOps
8 80 (15.59%) Continuous Delivery
9 73 (14.23%) Microservices
10 71 (13.84%) Architectural Design
11 70 (13.65%) Technical Leadership
12 65 (12.67%) Software Engineering
13 64 (12.48%) Fintech
14 58 (11.31%) Software Testing
14 58 (11.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 55 (10.72%) Technical Debt
16 50 (9.75%) Kanban
17 47 (9.16%) Integration Testing
18 46 (8.97%) Project Management
19 45 (8.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 210 (40.94%) Java
2 120 (23.39%) SQL
3 82 (15.98%) JavaScript
4 63 (12.28%) Python
5 41 (7.99%) Ruby
6 34 (6.63%) Scala
7 31 (6.04%) PHP
8 24 (4.68%) Go
9 22 (4.29%) R
10 19 (3.70%) Objective-C
11 17 (3.31%) Apex Code
11 17 (3.31%) C#
12 16 (3.12%) Apple Swift
13 5 (0.97%) C
14 4 (0.78%) VB
15 3 (0.58%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.58%) C++
15 3 (0.58%) HiveQL
16 2 (0.39%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (2.34%) Degree
1 12 (2.34%) ISEB
1 12 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.19%) CIPFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (13.06%) QA
2 22 (4.29%) PSD2
3 9 (1.75%) Actionable Recommendations
4 7 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.58%) COBIT
5 3 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.58%) PA-DSS
5 3 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.58%) SAS 70
5 3 (0.58%) SLA
6 1 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 74 (14.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 80 (15.59%) Ansible
2 55 (10.72%) Kubernetes
3 43 (8.38%) Puppet
4 40 (7.80%) Terraform
5 37 (7.21%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.53%) HP ALM
7 11 (2.14%) Tivoli
8 7 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.78%) Control-M
9 4 (0.78%) SCCM
10 3 (0.58%) Nagios
11 2 (0.39%) Data Guard
11 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
11 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 63 (12.28%) Oracle
2 24 (4.68%) Salesforce.com
2 24 (4.68%) Spotify
3 23 (4.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (2.92%) Splunk
5 14 (2.73%) AppDynamics
5 14 (2.73%) PayPal
6 13 (2.53%) HP
7 12 (2.34%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.14%) BMC
8 11 (2.14%) CA
8 11 (2.14%) Moogsoft
8 11 (2.14%) Nimsoft
9 8 (1.56%) Sage
10 7 (1.36%) Tableau
11 3 (0.58%) Adyen
11 3 (0.58%) Alteryx
11 3 (0.58%) Qualys
11 3 (0.58%) Siebel
11 3 (0.58%) Zend