Period
to 31 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 103 133 165
Rank change year-on-year +30 +32 +20
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 39 48 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.66% 1.51% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 1.62% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29 47 26
Median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £34,250
90th Percentile £70,250 £86,750 £81,875
West Midlands median annual salary £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +17.65%

Continuous Delivery is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,191 2,957 3,505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 93.51% 93.13% 92.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,909 2,129 2,540
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,900 £28,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £71,000
West Midlands median annual salary £46,560 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.47% +5.88% +3.66%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Birmingham

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in Birmingham

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Birmingham over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 32 (82.05%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (76.92%) Azure
4 24 (61.54%) Mentoring
5 22 (56.41%) Microservices
6 17 (43.59%) DevOps
7 14 (35.90%) C#
8 13 (33.33%) SQL
8 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
9 12 (30.77%) .NET
9 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
10 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
11 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
11 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
12 9 (23.08%) Docker
12 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (23.08%) Kubernetes
12 9 (23.08%) Terraform
12 9 (23.08%) AWS
13 8 (20.51%) SaaS
13 8 (20.51%) TDD
13 8 (20.51%) Coaching
13 8 (20.51%) User Stories
14 7 (17.95%) .NET Core
14 7 (17.95%) Pair Programming
14 7 (17.95%) Finance
14 7 (17.95%) Python
15 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (15.38%) QA
16 5 (12.82%) PaaS

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (5.13%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.56%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (76.92%) Azure
2 9 (23.08%) AWS
3 8 (20.51%) SaaS
4 5 (12.82%) PaaS
4 5 (12.82%) Power Platform
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
5 4 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (10.26%) AWS CodeBuild
5 4 (10.26%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 4 (10.26%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (10.26%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (10.26%) CloudFront
5 4 (10.26%) Serverless
6 3 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (5.13%) npm
8 1 (2.56%) Amazon Cognito
8 1 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) NoSQL
2 5 (12.82%) Power BI
3 4 (10.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
4 3 (7.69%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) Redis
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 3 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (5.13%) Cypress.io
2 2 (5.13%) gulp
2 2 (5.13%) jspm
2 2 (5.13%) Moq
2 2 (5.13%) MSTest
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Selenium
2 2 (5.13%) SpecFlow
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Cloud Engineer
1 10 (25.64%) Platform Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Azure Engineer
3 5 (12.82%) Developer
3 5 (12.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.26%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (10.26%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 3 (7.69%) Junior
6 2 (5.13%) Agile Development Manager
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) .NET Core
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) CSS
4 3 (7.69%) HTML
4 3 (7.69%) jQuery
4 3 (7.69%) Node.js
5 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.13%) Ajax
5 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (5.13%) JSON
5 2 (5.13%) REST
5 2 (5.13%) Sass
5 2 (5.13%) Spring
5 2 (5.13%) WCF
6 1 (2.56%) ADO
6 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (82.05%) Continuous Integration
2 31 (79.49%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (61.54%) Mentoring
4 22 (56.41%) Microservices
5 17 (43.59%) DevOps
6 13 (33.33%) Infrastructure as Code
7 12 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 8 (20.51%) Coaching
8 8 (20.51%) TDD
8 8 (20.51%) User Stories
9 7 (17.95%) Pair Programming
10 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (12.82%) Scrum
11 4 (10.26%) Change Management
11 4 (10.26%) Deployment Automation
11 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Automation
11 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (7.69%) Decision-Making
12 3 (7.69%) Development Roadmap
12 3 (7.69%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 10 (25.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (17.95%) Python
5 5 (12.82%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript
6 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
7 2 (5.13%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) AWS Certification
2 3 (7.69%) MCSA
2 3 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.38%) QA
2 4 (10.26%) SLA
3 1 (2.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (23.08%) Kubernetes
1 9 (23.08%) Terraform
2 4 (10.26%) Ansible
3 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 3 (7.69%) Salt
4 1 (2.56%) Mesos
4 1 (2.56%) rkt
4 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.56%) Blue Prism
2 1 (2.56%) IBM
2 1 (2.56%) Remedy
2 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow
2 1 (2.56%) UiPath