Period
to 26 January 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 20 145 152
Rank change year-on-year +125 +7 -13
Permanent jobs citing Skype 150 1 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.79% 0.048% 0.079%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 51.55% 0.31% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 150 1 0
Median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% - -
South East median annual salary £60,000 £43,750 £52,500
% change year-on-year +37.14% -16.67% +5.00%

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 291 319 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 24.81% 15.18% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 262 229 334
Median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% - +18.75%
10th Percentile £29,750 £23,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £64,625
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 - 99 £60,000 - 2
Crawley - 49 £60,000 - 2
Skype
South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 116 (77.33%) SQL Server
2 112 (74.67%) .NET
3 97 (64.67%) C#
4 79 (52.67%) ASP.NET
5 76 (50.67%) MVC
5 76 (50.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 76 (50.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 76 (50.67%) ASP.NET Core
6 74 (49.33%) React
7 73 (48.67%) TypeScript
8 69 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (45.33%) Azure
10 63 (42.00%) QA
11 58 (38.67%) .NET Framework
11 58 (38.67%) Git (software)
11 58 (38.67%) PaaS
11 58 (38.67%) HTTP
11 58 (38.67%) NoSQL
11 58 (38.67%) NServiceBus
11 58 (38.67%) IaaS
11 58 (38.67%) .NET Core
12 55 (36.67%) Test Automation
13 50 (33.33%) OWASP
14 43 (28.67%) Selenium
14 43 (28.67%) WebDriver
15 40 (26.67%) BDD
15 40 (26.67%) JavaScript
16 38 (25.33%) Scrum
16 38 (25.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 31 (20.67%) Mentoring

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 58 (38.67%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 68 (45.33%) Azure
2 58 (38.67%) IaaS
2 58 (38.67%) PaaS
3 8 (5.33%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 58 (38.67%) HTTP
2 2 (1.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (77.33%) SQL Server
2 58 (38.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (38.67%) Git (software)
2 43 (28.67%) Selenium
2 43 (28.67%) WebDriver
3 31 (20.67%) Octopus Deploy
3 31 (20.67%) TeamCity
4 27 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (16.00%) SpecFlow
6 22 (14.67%) Cucumber
7 8 (5.33%) JMeter
General
1 8 (5.33%) Finance
2 2 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (51.33%) Developer
2 45 (30.00%) .NET Developer
3 40 (26.67%) Analyst
3 40 (26.67%) QA Analyst
3 40 (26.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 40 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 39 (26.00%) QA Engineer
5 38 (25.33%) Senior Developer
6 31 (20.67%) Principal Developer
7 22 (14.67%) Senior .NET Developer
7 22 (14.67%) Test Engineer
8 21 (14.00%) Automation Test Analyst
8 21 (14.00%) QA Automation Analyst
9 19 (12.67%) QA Test Engineer
10 18 (12.00%) Lead .NET Developer
10 18 (12.00%) Lead Developer
11 16 (10.67%) Principal .NET Developer
12 15 (10.00%) Senior QA Engineer
13 12 (8.00%) Security Engineer
13 12 (8.00%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (74.67%) .NET
2 79 (52.67%) ASP.NET
3 76 (50.67%) ASP.NET Core
3 76 (50.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 76 (50.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 74 (49.33%) React
5 58 (38.67%) .NET Core
5 58 (38.67%) .NET Framework
6 31 (20.67%) Blazor
7 28 (18.67%) CSS
7 28 (18.67%) HTML
7 28 (18.67%) jQuery
7 28 (18.67%) Redux
8 27 (18.00%) Entity Framework
8 27 (18.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 23 (15.33%) OAuth
9 23 (15.33%) OAuth2
9 23 (15.33%) OpenID
10 19 (12.67%) Gherkin
11 12 (8.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.33%) Client/Server
1 8 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (50.67%) MVC
2 69 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (36.67%) Test Automation
4 50 (33.33%) OWASP
5 40 (26.67%) BDD
6 38 (25.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 38 (25.33%) Scrum
7 31 (20.67%) Mentoring
8 27 (18.00%) DevOps
8 27 (18.00%) Microservices
8 27 (18.00%) SOA
8 27 (18.00%) SOLID
9 19 (12.67%) QA Automation
10 18 (12.00%) Line Management
10 18 (12.00%) TDD
11 12 (8.00%) Security Testing
11 12 (8.00%) Test Planning
12 8 (5.33%) Community of Practice
12 8 (5.33%) Kanban
12 8 (5.33%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 97 (64.67%) C#
2 73 (48.67%) TypeScript
3 40 (26.67%) JavaScript
4 27 (18.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.00%) ISEB
1 3 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (42.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 2 (1.33%) Microsoft