Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Continuous Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Integration over the 6 months to 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 30 59
Rank change year-on-year +20 +29 -13
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 57 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 20.28% 2.29% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.76% 2.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 55 3 2
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +59.57% -47.78%
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,250 £25,250
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £53,350 £52,500
% change year-on-year -20.34% +1.62% +40.00%

Continuous Integration 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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 262 163 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.24% 93.14% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 219 147 344
Chester median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +12.50%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in Chester

Continuous Integration
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Continuous Integration in Chester

Continuous Integration
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in Chester over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Integration in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Chester region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 54 (94.74%) C#
1 54 (94.74%) Jenkins
2 53 (92.98%) Java
2 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (91.23%) Test Automation
3 52 (91.23%) REST
4 51 (89.47%) Hudson
4 51 (89.47%) SOAP
5 50 (87.72%) Scrum
6 42 (73.68%) WebDriver
6 42 (73.68%) Selenium
6 42 (73.68%) BDD
7 41 (71.93%) Maven
7 41 (71.93%) JUnit
8 37 (64.91%) Docker
9 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
10 35 (61.40%) .NET
11 34 (59.65%) NUnit
11 34 (59.65%) TestNG
11 34 (59.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 34 (59.65%) Microservices
11 34 (59.65%) GitHub
11 34 (59.65%) Bitbucket
12 33 (57.89%) Cucumber
13 32 (56.14%) SQL
14 29 (50.88%) Shell Script
15 24 (42.11%) QA
16 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (31.58%) SpecFlow
17 18 (31.58%) XML

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (1.75%) Apache
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (1.75%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 34 (59.65%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) AWS
3 1 (1.75%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.75%) BigQuery
3 1 (1.75%) Cloud Spanner
3 1 (1.75%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 54 (94.74%) Jenkins
2 51 (89.47%) Hudson
3 42 (73.68%) Selenium
3 42 (73.68%) WebDriver
4 41 (71.93%) JUnit
4 41 (71.93%) Maven
5 34 (59.65%) Bitbucket
5 34 (59.65%) NUnit
5 34 (59.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (59.65%) TestNG
6 33 (57.89%) Cucumber
7 18 (31.58%) SpecFlow
8 16 (28.07%) Appium
9 12 (21.05%) JIRA
10 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (14.04%) SoapUI
12 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
12 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
12 2 (3.51%) IntelliJ
13 1 (1.75%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Automation Engineer
2 23 (40.35%) QA Engineer
3 10 (17.54%) Software QA Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) QA Automation Engineer
4 6 (10.53%) Senior QA Engineer
5 5 (8.77%) Automation Tester
5 5 (8.77%) Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Junior
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Automation Tester
6 4 (7.02%) Junior Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.51%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.75%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (91.23%) REST
2 51 (89.47%) SOAP
3 35 (61.40%) .NET
4 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (31.58%) XML
6 17 (29.82%) HTML
7 15 (26.32%) Web Services
8 10 (17.54%) Gherkin
9 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.51%) CSS
9 2 (3.51%) Dropwizard
9 2 (3.51%) jQuery
9 2 (3.51%) Laravel
9 2 (3.51%) Node.js
9 2 (3.51%) React
9 2 (3.51%) RESTful
9 2 (3.51%) Spring
9 2 (3.51%) Spring Boot
10 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
10 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.54%) PMI
2 4 (7.02%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (92.98%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (91.23%) Test Automation
3 50 (87.72%) Scrum
4 42 (73.68%) BDD
5 34 (59.65%) Microservices
6 11 (19.30%) Defect Management
7 10 (17.54%) Acceptance Criteria
8 9 (15.79%) TDD
9 8 (14.04%) Performance Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Integration Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Line Management
10 7 (12.28%) Stress Testing
10 7 (12.28%) Test Scripting
10 7 (12.28%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (8.77%) QA Automation
11 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
12 4 (7.02%) Commercial Awareness
12 4 (7.02%) Defect Tracking
12 4 (7.02%) SDLC
13 3 (5.26%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) C#
2 53 (92.98%) Java
3 36 (63.16%) JavaScript
4 32 (56.14%) SQL
5 29 (50.88%) Shell Script
6 17 (29.82%) VBScript
7 7 (12.28%) Groovy
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
9 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (42.11%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (64.91%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes