Period
to 23 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 136 136
Rank change year-on-year +12 0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 14 41 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.68% 1.33% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 1.43% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 36 12
Cheshire median annual salary £63,500 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.83% +60.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £34,225
90th Percentile £95,000 £68,750 £44,375
North West median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +15.00% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,922 2,871 2,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 92.85% 93.31% 89.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,362 2,089 1,647
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,550 £60,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Cheshire

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in Cheshire

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in Cheshire

Continuous Delivery
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Knutsford +26 4 £50,000 -
Warrington -24 2 £95,000 +58.33% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £72,500 -
Crewe - 2 £45,000 -
Chester +13 1 £69,000 +62.35%
Alderley Edge - 1 £33,000 -
Continuous Delivery
North West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) Microservices
3 5 (35.71%) Terraform
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) HTML
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (28.57%) CSS
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (28.57%) Confluence
4 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Docker
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
5 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Node.js
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) B2B
6 2 (14.29%) Legal
6 2 (14.29%) Validation

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 4 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) OpenShift
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudSearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (21.43%) Cucumber
4 2 (14.29%) JBehave
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) LoadRunner
4 2 (14.29%) Maven
4 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.14%) Grunt
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Development
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Head of Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Performance Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) CSS
2 4 (28.57%) HTML
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Core
3 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) CSS3
4 2 (14.29%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
4 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (7.14%) Jest
5 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (14.29%) Cloud Native
3 1 (7.14%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Microservices
3 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure as Code
4 3 (21.43%) TDD
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) B2B
5 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Demand Management
5 2 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Groovy
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) GDPR
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Terraform
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (14.29%) HP ALM
2 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Adobe
1 2 (14.29%) Alibaba
1 2 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 2 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft