Period
to 16 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 16 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
16 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 7 146
Rank change year-on-year -76 +139 +4
Permanent jobs citing Skype 27 178 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.20% 22.08% 0.084%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.30% 67.42% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 170 2
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
Median % change year-on-year - +2.13% -
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 133 264 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.85% 32.75% 14.93%
Number of salaries quoted 82 224 264
10th Percentile £29,750 £38,625 £24,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing Skype as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in West Sussex

Skype
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Skype in West Sussex.

Salary trend for Skype in West Sussex

Skype
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Skype in West Sussex over the 6 months to 16 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Skype in West Sussex

Skype
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 October 2021. 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
Horsham -21 26 £60,000 - 1
Burgess Hill - 1 £29,000 -
Skype
South East

For the 6 months to 16 October 2021, IT jobs citing Skype 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 across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Skype.

1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
1 26 (96.30%) Azure
1 26 (96.30%) TypeScript
2 20 (74.07%) Grafana
2 20 (74.07%) Test Strategy
2 20 (74.07%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (74.07%) BlazeMeter
2 20 (74.07%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 20 (74.07%) JMeter
2 20 (74.07%) QA
2 20 (74.07%) Performance Testing
2 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 20 (74.07%) Client/Server
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 6 (22.22%) HTTP
3 6 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (22.22%) OAuth
3 6 (22.22%) OWASP
3 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
3 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (22.22%) PaaS
3 6 (22.22%) Blazor
3 6 (22.22%) Azure Storage
3 6 (22.22%) IaaS
3 6 (22.22%) NServiceBus

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 6 (22.22%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (96.30%) Azure
2 20 (74.07%) BlazeMeter
3 6 (22.22%) Azure Storage
3 6 (22.22%) IaaS
3 6 (22.22%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (3.70%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) NoSQL
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (74.07%) JMeter
2 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (22.22%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Performance Engineer
1 20 (74.07%) QA Engineer
1 20 (74.07%) QA Leader
1 20 (74.07%) Senior Performance Engineer
1 20 (74.07%) Senior QA Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) Principal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Core
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Core
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 6 (22.22%) Blazor
2 6 (22.22%) OAuth
2 6 (22.22%) React
Miscellaneous
1 20 (74.07%) Client/Server
1 20 (74.07%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
1 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) Performance Testing
1 20 (74.07%) Scaled Agile Framework
1 20 (74.07%) Test Strategy
2 6 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 6 (22.22%) MVC
2 6 (22.22%) OWASP
3 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (3.70%) Project Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) JavaScript
1 26 (96.30%) TypeScript
2 6 (22.22%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (74.07%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (74.07%) Grafana
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft