Period
to 18 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 134 162 169
Rank change year-on-year +28 +7 +26
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 105 111 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.11% 1.54% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.63% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 94 99 161
10th Percentile £58,625 £45,000 £55,000
25th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £63,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +6.90% -3.33% +7.14%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,735 6,806 9,455
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.10% 94.19% 93.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,227 5,964 8,459
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,000 £36,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in the City of London

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the City of London.

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in the City of London

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 79 (75.24%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (70.48%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (62.86%) DevOps
4 42 (40.00%) TDD
5 41 (39.05%) Microservices
6 37 (35.24%) Azure
7 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
8 30 (28.57%) AWS
9 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
9 29 (27.62%) Java
9 29 (27.62%) Mentoring
10 28 (26.67%) SQL
11 26 (24.76%) Docker
11 26 (24.76%) Coaching
12 25 (23.81%) Social Skills
13 23 (21.90%) Linux
14 22 (20.95%) Puppet
14 22 (20.95%) Infrastructure as Code
15 21 (20.00%) Scrum
15 21 (20.00%) Kanban
16 20 (19.05%) TeamCity
17 19 (18.10%) C#
17 19 (18.10%) SDLC
17 19 (18.10%) DevSecOps
18 18 (17.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 18 (17.14%) Ansible
18 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
18 18 (17.14%) MongoDB
18 18 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
18 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (0.95%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 37 (35.24%) Azure
2 30 (28.57%) AWS
3 15 (14.29%) GCP
4 12 (11.43%) GitHub
5 11 (10.48%) SaaS
6 7 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (6.67%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (6.67%) Azure Logic Apps
6 7 (6.67%) Power Platform
6 7 (6.67%) PowerApps
6 7 (6.67%) Serverless
7 6 (5.71%) Amazon S3
7 6 (5.71%) AWS KMS
7 6 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (5.71%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (5.71%) Azure Functions
7 6 (5.71%) Azure Key Vault
7 6 (5.71%) Azure Storage
7 6 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.95%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.14%) MongoDB
1 18 (17.14%) NoSQL
2 16 (15.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 14 (13.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 14 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 8 (7.62%) MySQL
5 7 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (5.71%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (5.71%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.76%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.86%) Big Data
9 1 (0.95%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.95%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 20 (19.05%) TeamCity
2 17 (16.19%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.48%) Artifactory
3 11 (10.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (9.52%) Bitbucket
5 7 (6.67%) Selenium
6 6 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (4.76%) JUnit
8 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (2.86%) Git (software)
9 3 (2.86%) Gradle
9 3 (2.86%) JIRA
9 3 (2.86%) JMeter
9 3 (2.86%) Maven
9 3 (2.86%) Mockito
10 2 (1.90%) REST Assured
11 1 (0.95%) GitLab
11 1 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.95%) TestCafe
11 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (23.81%) Social Skills
2 13 (12.38%) Finance
3 10 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (1.90%) Public Sector
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.38%) Developer
2 29 (27.62%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (16.19%) Java Developer
4 11 (10.48%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (10.48%) Software Engineer
5 10 (9.52%) Lead Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (7.62%) Lead Software Engineer
6 8 (7.62%) Senior Developer
7 7 (6.67%) Head of QA
7 7 (6.67%) Head of Strategy
7 7 (6.67%) Head of Testing
7 7 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
7 7 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 5 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 5 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.19%) .NET
2 14 (13.33%) Node.js
3 10 (9.52%) React
4 7 (6.67%) GraphQL
4 7 (6.67%) Web Services
5 5 (4.76%) Kafka
6 4 (3.81%) .NET Core
6 4 (3.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (3.81%) Entity Framework
6 4 (3.81%) Spring
6 4 (3.81%) Spring Boot
6 4 (3.81%) Velocity
7 3 (2.86%) CSS
7 3 (2.86%) HTML
7 3 (2.86%) JPA
7 3 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.86%) RESTful
7 3 (2.86%) Spring Cloud
7 3 (2.86%) WireMock
7 3 (2.86%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.38%) Self-Motivation
1 13 (12.38%) Video\Live Streaming
2 6 (5.71%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.71%) User Experience
3 5 (4.76%) Cloud Native
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.86%) Blog
5 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.86%) Social Media
6 2 (1.90%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.90%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.90%) W3C
7 1 (0.95%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.95%) Biotechnology
7 1 (0.95%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (21.90%) Linux
2 13 (12.38%) Windows
3 11 (10.48%) Windows Server
4 6 (5.71%) Unix
5 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.90%) CentOS
7 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (75.24%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (70.48%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (62.86%) DevOps
4 42 (40.00%) TDD
5 41 (39.05%) Microservices
6 29 (27.62%) Mentoring
6 29 (27.62%) Test Automation
7 26 (24.76%) Coaching
8 22 (20.95%) Infrastructure as Code
9 21 (20.00%) Kanban
9 21 (20.00%) Scrum
10 19 (18.10%) DevSecOps
10 19 (18.10%) SDLC
11 18 (17.14%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 18 (17.14%) Software Engineering
12 13 (12.38%) Deployment Automation
13 12 (11.43%) BDD
13 12 (11.43%) Software Testing
14 11 (10.48%) AIOps
14 11 (10.48%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.62%) Java
2 28 (26.67%) SQL
3 19 (18.10%) C#
4 16 (15.24%) Java 8
5 14 (13.33%) Kotlin
6 13 (12.38%) Python
7 10 (9.52%) TypeScript
8 7 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.67%) Ruby
9 6 (5.71%) Bash Shell
9 6 (5.71%) JavaScript
10 5 (4.76%) PHP
11 3 (2.86%) Go
12 2 (1.90%) ES6
12 2 (1.90%) ES7
13 1 (0.95%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.95%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (14.29%) Degree
2 7 (6.67%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.90%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.95%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.95%) RHCE
5 1 (0.95%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.33%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (0.95%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.95%) NIST
System Software
1 26 (24.76%) Docker
2 14 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.71%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 22 (20.95%) Puppet
2 18 (17.14%) Ansible
2 18 (17.14%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (16.19%) Terraform
4 14 (13.33%) Rancher
5 12 (11.43%) Kubernetes
6 6 (5.71%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (3.81%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.90%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.95%) Consul
9 1 (0.95%) Grafana
9 1 (0.95%) Graphite
9 1 (0.95%) Packer
9 1 (0.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (31.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.33%) VMware
3 2 (1.90%) Google
4 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.95%) RightScale
4 1 (0.95%) Splunk