Period
to 23 January 2022

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Publishing in permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH). Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Publishing over the 6 months to 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Publishing
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 242 292 252
Rank change year-on-year +50 -40 -42
Permanent jobs citing Publishing 374 48 35
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 1.29% 0.44% 0.48%
As % of the General category 2.30% 0.95% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 205 42 27
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,375 £28,300
25th Percentile £46,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -7.95%
75th Percentile £77,500 £63,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £88,750 £70,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.64% +15.79% -15.93%

Publishing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16,226 5,045 3,793
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 55.82% 46.68% 51.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11,508 4,286 3,171
10th Percentile £35,709 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,000 £43,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.61% +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £87,500 £95,000
UK median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% +1.85% +2.86%

Publishing
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Publishing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Publishing trend for jobs with a WFH option

Publishing
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Publishing.

Publishing salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Publishing
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Publishing over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Publishing salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 23 January 2022, Publishing job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Publishing.

1 157 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 148 (39.57%) Azure
3 133 (35.56%) SQL
4 114 (30.48%) C#
5 93 (24.87%) Microsoft
6 88 (23.53%) Analytics
7 87 (23.26%) Power BI
7 87 (23.26%) Power Platform
8 85 (22.73%) Software Engineering
9 83 (22.19%) Problem-Solving
10 82 (21.93%) SQL Server
10 82 (21.93%) Data Modelling
11 81 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
12 79 (21.12%) Python
13 77 (20.59%) MySQL
14 72 (19.25%) Analytical Skills
15 68 (18.18%) TDD
16 65 (17.38%) Microservices
17 64 (17.11%) JavaScript
18 63 (16.84%) Data Warehouse
18 63 (16.84%) SOA
19 62 (16.58%) E-Commerce
19 62 (16.58%) BDD
20 61 (16.31%) HTML
20 61 (16.31%) MVC
20 61 (16.31%) Data Analysis
21 60 (16.04%) Retail
22 56 (14.97%) Degree
22 56 (14.97%) Relational Database
23 55 (14.71%) Logistics

Publishing
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 46 (12.30%) SharePoint
2 36 (9.63%) Documentum
3 32 (8.56%) Elasticsearch
4 31 (8.29%) CMS
5 6 (1.60%) Confluence
5 6 (1.60%) JBoss
5 6 (1.60%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (1.07%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.07%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.80%) WordPress
8 1 (0.27%) Apache
8 1 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 55 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (4.01%) Spreadsheet
4 9 (2.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (0.80%) InVision
6 3 (0.80%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.80%) Sketch
7 2 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.53%) Camtasia
7 2 (0.53%) InDesign
7 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.27%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.27%) MadCap Flare
Business Applications
1 19 (5.08%) TrackWise
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 148 (39.57%) Azure
2 87 (23.26%) Power Platform
3 40 (10.70%) SaaS
4 36 (9.63%) Veeva
5 24 (6.42%) AWS
6 17 (4.55%) npm
6 17 (4.55%) PaaS
6 17 (4.55%) Serverless
6 17 (4.55%) Smartsheet
7 12 (3.21%) Stripe
8 11 (2.94%) Firebase
9 9 (2.41%) Canva
10 7 (1.87%) GCP
11 6 (1.60%) Google Play
11 6 (1.60%) Microsoft 365
11 6 (1.60%) OpenShift
12 4 (1.07%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (1.07%) Azure Synapse Analytics
13 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.87%) Firewall
2 3 (0.80%) LAN
2 3 (0.80%) Network Security
2 3 (0.80%) VoIP
2 3 (0.80%) WAN
3 2 (0.53%) Ethernet
3 2 (0.53%) VPN
3 2 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.53%) Wireless
4 1 (0.27%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.27%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (23.26%) Power BI
2 82 (21.93%) SQL Server
3 77 (20.59%) MySQL
4 63 (16.84%) Data Warehouse
5 56 (14.97%) Relational Database
6 52 (13.90%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 33 (8.82%) NoSQL
8 16 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 14 (3.74%) Power Query
10 10 (2.67%) Tableau
11 9 (2.41%) Data Lake
11 9 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.41%) Redis
12 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.07%) HDInsight
13 4 (1.07%) Looker
13 4 (1.07%) Metadata
13 4 (1.07%) QlikView
14 3 (0.80%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (8.82%) Git (software)
2 25 (6.68%) Subversion
3 23 (6.15%) Eclipse
4 17 (4.55%) Visual Studio
5 14 (3.74%) Grunt
6 10 (2.67%) Protractor
7 7 (1.87%) Appium
7 7 (1.87%) Cucumber
7 7 (1.87%) Cypress.io
7 7 (1.87%) JIRA
7 7 (1.87%) Selenium
8 6 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (1.60%) Xcode
9 4 (1.07%) Storybook
10 3 (0.80%) XMLSpy
11 2 (0.53%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.53%) webpack
12 1 (0.27%) Firebug
12 1 (0.27%) git-flow
12 1 (0.27%) Mocha
General
1 72 (19.25%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (16.04%) Retail
3 54 (14.44%) Automotive
4 46 (12.30%) Social Skills
5 28 (7.49%) Legal
6 23 (6.15%) Marketing
7 22 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
8 20 (5.35%) Advertising
8 20 (5.35%) German Language
9 19 (5.08%) French Language
9 19 (5.08%) Italian Language
9 19 (5.08%) Spanish Language
10 16 (4.28%) Finance
11 9 (2.41%) Local Government
11 9 (2.41%) Public Sector
12 6 (1.60%) Telecoms
13 5 (1.34%) Banking
14 4 (1.07%) Brand Awareness
14 4 (1.07%) Law
14 4 (1.07%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 93 (24.87%) Developer
2 53 (14.17%) Administrator
3 52 (13.90%) Data Administrator
4 43 (11.50%) Software Engineer
5 39 (10.43%) E-Commerce Administrator
6 31 (8.29%) Analyst
7 23 (6.15%) Consultant
8 22 (5.88%) .NET Developer
9 21 (5.61%) C# Software Engineer
10 20 (5.35%) Architect
11 19 (5.08%) Implementation Consultant
11 19 (5.08%) Java Developer
12 17 (4.55%) C# Developer
12 17 (4.55%) Designer
12 17 (4.55%) Project Manager
12 17 (4.55%) Senior Manager
12 17 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
13 16 (4.28%) Lead Software Engineer
13 16 (4.28%) Senior Developer
14 15 (4.01%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (16.31%) HTML
2 54 (14.44%) RESTful
3 51 (13.64%) CSS
4 48 (12.83%) REST
5 41 (10.96%) .NET
6 37 (9.89%) AngularJS
6 37 (9.89%) JSON
7 34 (9.09%) XML
8 33 (8.82%) HTML5
9 32 (8.56%) Node.js
10 30 (8.02%) Web Services
11 29 (7.75%) CSS3
11 29 (7.75%) Spring
12 25 (6.68%) Kafka
13 24 (6.42%) React
14 23 (6.15%) Hibernate
14 23 (6.15%) Spring Boot
14 23 (6.15%) Spring MVC
14 23 (6.15%) Swing
15 20 (5.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 54 (14.44%) FMCG
2 52 (13.90%) Driving Licence
3 41 (10.96%) Management Information System
4 40 (10.70%) Life Science
5 29 (7.75%) User Experience
6 26 (6.95%) Greenfield Project
7 20 (5.35%) Virtual Team
8 19 (5.08%) Biotechnology
8 19 (5.08%) Pharmacovigilance
9 14 (3.74%) Cloud Native
10 9 (2.41%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.14%) iPad
12 7 (1.87%) NHS
13 6 (1.60%) Fat Client
13 6 (1.60%) Thin Client
14 5 (1.34%) e-Learning
14 5 (1.34%) SCORM
15 4 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
15 4 (1.07%) Social Media
16 3 (0.80%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.01%) Apple iOS
2 14 (3.74%) Linux
3 12 (3.21%) Windows
4 7 (1.87%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.60%) Android
5 6 (1.60%) Unix
6 4 (1.07%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (23.53%) Analytics
3 85 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 83 (22.19%) Problem-Solving
5 82 (21.93%) Data Modelling
6 81 (21.66%) Business Intelligence
7 68 (18.18%) TDD
8 65 (17.38%) Microservices
9 63 (16.84%) SOA
10 62 (16.58%) BDD
10 62 (16.58%) E-Commerce
11 61 (16.31%) Data Analysis
11 61 (16.31%) MVC
12 55 (14.71%) Logistics
13 52 (13.90%) Analytical Thinking
13 52 (13.90%) Business Analytics
14 43 (11.50%) Project Management
15 41 (10.96%) Validation
16 40 (10.70%) Content Management
17 39 (10.43%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (35.56%) SQL
2 114 (30.48%) C#
3 79 (21.12%) Python
4 64 (17.11%) JavaScript
5 52 (13.90%) VB
6 41 (10.96%) Java
7 25 (6.68%) TypeScript
8 19 (5.08%) VB.NET
9 18 (4.81%) Kotlin
10 17 (4.55%) ES6
11 14 (3.74%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.48%) Scala
13 11 (2.94%) Apple Swift
14 10 (2.67%) T-SQL
15 9 (2.41%) R
16 8 (2.14%) Ruby
17 7 (1.87%) Bash
17 7 (1.87%) C++
17 7 (1.87%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 7 (1.87%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 56 (14.97%) Degree
2 23 (6.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (5.61%) PMI Certification
3 21 (5.61%) PMP
4 11 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.07%) Master's Degree
5 4 (1.07%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.80%) CIPD
7 2 (0.53%) MCP
8 1 (0.27%) CISA
8 1 (0.27%) CISSP
8 1 (0.27%) CRISC
8 1 (0.27%) ISEB
8 1 (0.27%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.27%) PhD
8 1 (0.27%) QiCA
8 1 (0.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (12.57%) QA
2 16 (4.28%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (0.80%) GxP
4 2 (0.53%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.27%) NIST
5 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (4.28%) Docker
2 7 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (2.94%) Kubernetes
2 9 (2.41%) Terraform
3 1 (0.27%) Kibana
3 1 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 93 (24.87%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.63%) OpenText
3 23 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
4 21 (5.61%) Oracle
5 20 (5.35%) SAP
6 19 (5.08%) Facebook
6 19 (5.08%) Instagram
6 19 (5.08%) Twitter
6 19 (5.08%) Workday
7 17 (4.55%) Google
8 13 (3.48%) Adobe
9 8 (2.14%) Sitecore
9 8 (2.14%) Spotify
10 7 (1.87%) Databricks
10 7 (1.87%) NEC
11 6 (1.60%) Elastic Path
12 4 (1.07%) Pardot
13 3 (0.80%) Apple
13 3 (0.80%) Cisco
13 3 (0.80%) Zscaler