Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 24 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 173 210 220
Rank change year-on-year +37 +10 +51
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 2,674 2,716 2,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.01% 1.67% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 1.82% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,857 2,092 2,120
England median annual salary £61,242 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.07% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,025 £33,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £84,525
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 122,552 149,417 149,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.98% 91.92% 91.73%
Number of salaries quoted 96,959 120,869 122,739
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in England

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in England

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in England over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in England

Continuous Delivery
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the England region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
London +39 1,365 £72,500 +5.07% 37
South East +10 402 £57,500 +9.52% 10
North of England -1 362 £50,000 -9.09% 15
South West +48 238 £54,000 +12.50% 4
Midlands +65 171 £55,000 +4.76% 13
North West -28 169 £57,275 -0.39% 8
Yorkshire +61 166 £43,750 -5.91% 5
West Midlands +73 131 £55,000 -1.35% 7
East of England +12 118 £52,500 - 6
East Midlands +14 40 £50,000 - 6
North East -8 27 £57,250 +20.53% 2
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 England region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 1,872 (70.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1,340 (50.11%) DevOps
3 1,260 (47.12%) Continuous Integration
4 1,098 (41.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1,069 (39.98%) Java
6 875 (32.72%) TDD
7 861 (32.20%) Software Engineering
8 833 (31.15%) JavaScript
9 832 (31.11%) Docker
10 759 (28.38%) Microservices
11 725 (27.11%) Python
12 702 (26.25%) Test Automation
13 668 (24.98%) C#
14 645 (24.12%) Scrum
15 640 (23.93%) Jenkins
16 625 (23.37%) Microsoft Azure
17 593 (22.18%) Git (software)
18 585 (21.88%) Ansible
19 549 (20.53%) BDD
19 549 (20.53%) Linux
20 538 (20.12%) .NET
21 506 (18.92%) Kubernetes
22 489 (18.29%) SQL
23 478 (17.88%) Mentoring
24 455 (17.02%) Node.js
25 441 (16.49%) Finance
26 420 (15.71%) Terraform
27 385 (14.40%) Puppet
28 377 (14.10%) HTML
29 374 (13.99%) CSS

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 127 (4.75%) Confluence
2 107 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 86 (3.22%) Apache Spark
4 39 (1.46%) IIS
5 38 (1.42%) Apache
6 36 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 33 (1.23%) CMS
8 29 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 29 (1.08%) OpenStack
9 21 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 20 (0.75%) Cloud Foundry
11 17 (0.64%) JBoss
12 14 (0.52%) EPiServer
13 11 (0.41%) Alfresco
14 9 (0.34%) Drupal
15 6 (0.22%) Apache Pig
15 6 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (0.19%) Mule
16 5 (0.19%) Umbraco
16 5 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (1.31%) Chatbot
2 12 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.075%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.037%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.037%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.037%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.037%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 60 (2.24%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.34%) Magento
3 7 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.26%) Odoo
3 7 (0.26%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.075%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.075%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.037%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.037%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 1,098 (41.06%) Amazon AWS
2 625 (23.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 313 (11.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 186 (6.96%) Serverless
5 139 (5.20%) SaaS
6 126 (4.71%) GitHub
7 110 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 110 (4.11%) PaaS
8 102 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
9 96 (3.59%) AWS Lambda
10 95 (3.55%) OpenShift
11 72 (2.69%) IaaS
12 58 (2.17%) Amazon S3
13 43 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 43 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
14 36 (1.35%) Amazon Kinesis
15 35 (1.31%) npm
16 26 (0.97%) CloudBees
17 21 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 20 (0.75%) AWS IoT
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.58%) HTTP
2 63 (2.36%) TCP/IP
3 55 (2.06%) Internet
4 38 (1.42%) Firewall
5 35 (1.31%) DNS
6 31 (1.16%) Broadband
7 20 (0.75%) SSL
8 18 (0.67%) SSH
8 18 (0.67%) VPN
9 17 (0.64%) Ethernet
10 15 (0.56%) Network Security
11 14 (0.52%) FTP
11 14 (0.52%) WAN
12 12 (0.45%) MQTT
12 12 (0.45%) SMTP
13 11 (0.41%) DHCP
14 10 (0.37%) IPv6
15 9 (0.34%) HTTPS
15 9 (0.34%) MPLS
15 9 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 252 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 186 (6.96%) Big Data
3 174 (6.51%) NoSQL
4 160 (5.98%) MongoDB
5 131 (4.90%) MySQL
6 118 (4.41%) PostgreSQL
7 93 (3.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 74 (2.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 67 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
10 66 (2.47%) Hadoop
11 54 (2.02%) Amazon Redshift
12 52 (1.94%) Relational Database
13 51 (1.91%) Neo4j
14 35 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 33 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
16 32 (1.20%) Amazon Athena
17 30 (1.12%) Redis
18 24 (0.90%) Data Lake
19 20 (0.75%) Couchbase
19 20 (0.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 640 (23.93%) Jenkins
2 593 (22.18%) Git (software)
3 345 (12.90%) JIRA
4 251 (9.39%) Selenium
5 209 (7.82%) TeamCity
6 207 (7.74%) Cucumber
7 187 (6.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 185 (6.92%) Maven
9 168 (6.28%) Octopus Deploy
10 145 (5.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 134 (5.01%) Subversion
12 104 (3.89%) webpack
13 81 (3.03%) Vagrant
14 79 (2.95%) Gradle
15 78 (2.92%) GitLab
16 74 (2.77%) Visual Studio
17 70 (2.62%) IBM UrbanCode
18 67 (2.51%) Visual Studio Team System
19 64 (2.39%) Travis CI
20 63 (2.36%) SpecFlow
General
1 441 (16.49%) Finance
2 202 (7.55%) Retail
3 184 (6.88%) Banking
4 102 (3.81%) Marketing
5 74 (2.77%) Telecoms
6 53 (1.98%) Law
7 48 (1.80%) Manufacturing
8 45 (1.68%) Publishing
9 44 (1.65%) Electronics
10 38 (1.42%) Games
11 33 (1.23%) Back Office
12 20 (0.75%) Legal
13 14 (0.52%) Front Office
13 14 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
14 13 (0.49%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.22%) Financial Institution
16 5 (0.19%) Music Industry
17 3 (0.11%) Automotive
17 3 (0.11%) Online Betting
18 2 (0.075%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 955 (35.71%) Developer
2 409 (15.30%) DevOps Engineer
3 337 (12.60%) Software Engineer
4 267 (9.99%) Java Developer
5 198 (7.40%) C# Developer
6 182 (6.81%) Senior Developer
7 168 (6.28%) .NET Developer
8 165 (6.17%) Java Engineer
9 143 (5.35%) Senior Software Engineer
10 128 (4.79%) Java Software Engineer
11 127 (4.75%) Software Developer
12 126 (4.71%) Senior DevOps
13 125 (4.67%) AWS Engineer
14 122 (4.56%) Architect
15 121 (4.53%) JavaScript Developer
16 103 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
17 101 (3.78%) Consultant
18 99 (3.70%) Python Developer
19 95 (3.55%) Cloud Engineer
19 95 (3.55%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 538 (20.12%) .NET
2 455 (17.02%) Node.js
3 377 (14.10%) HTML
4 374 (13.99%) CSS
5 357 (13.35%) AngularJS
6 334 (12.49%) Web Services
7 292 (10.92%) React
8 273 (10.21%) Spring
9 270 (10.10%) ASP.NET
10 247 (9.24%) RESTful
11 192 (7.18%) REST
12 185 (6.92%) ASP.NET MVC
13 161 (6.02%) Kafka
14 145 (5.42%) Vue.js
15 139 (5.20%) Spring Boot
16 137 (5.12%) HTML5
17 128 (4.79%) JSON
18 117 (4.38%) .NET Framework
19 97 (3.63%) ASP.NET Web API
20 95 (3.55%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 204 (7.63%) User Experience
2 151 (5.65%) Greenfield Project
3 144 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
4 132 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
5 126 (4.71%) Public Cloud
6 108 (4.04%) Mobile App
7 104 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
8 86 (3.22%) Algorithms
9 57 (2.13%) Cloud Native
10 47 (1.76%) Blog
11 40 (1.50%) Internet of Things
12 38 (1.42%) Hybrid Cloud
13 37 (1.38%) Data Centre
14 29 (1.08%) PlayStation
15 27 (1.01%) Virtual Team
16 20 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
17 17 (0.64%) Cyberthreat
17 17 (0.64%) iPad
17 17 (0.64%) Mobile Banking
17 17 (0.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 549 (20.53%) Linux
2 304 (11.37%) Windows
3 158 (5.91%) Unix
4 68 (2.54%) Android
5 54 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 45 (1.68%) Windows Server
7 29 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 27 (1.01%) CoreOS
8 27 (1.01%) Mesosphere
9 19 (0.71%) CentOS
10 16 (0.60%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.56%) Ubuntu
12 14 (0.52%) AIX
13 8 (0.30%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.037%) Debian
16 1 (0.037%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,872 (70.01%) Agile Software Development
2 1,340 (50.11%) DevOps
3 1,260 (47.12%) Continuous Integration
4 875 (32.72%) TDD
5 861 (32.20%) Software Engineering
6 759 (28.38%) Microservices
7 702 (26.25%) Test Automation
8 645 (24.12%) Scrum
9 549 (20.53%) BDD
10 478 (17.88%) Mentoring
11 307 (11.48%) Open Source
12 304 (11.37%) MVC
13 270 (10.10%) E-Commerce
14 256 (9.57%) Infrastructure as Code
15 244 (9.12%) Computer Science
16 239 (8.94%) Kanban
17 233 (8.71%) Coaching
18 232 (8.68%) SDLC
19 228 (8.53%) Continuous Improvement
20 226 (8.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,069 (39.98%) Java
2 833 (31.15%) JavaScript
3 725 (27.11%) Python
4 668 (24.98%) C#
5 489 (18.29%) SQL
6 256 (9.57%) Ruby
7 215 (8.04%) PowerShell
8 214 (8.00%) Go
9 196 (7.33%) PHP
10 165 (6.17%) Bash Shell
11 150 (5.61%) C++
12 114 (4.26%) Scala
13 100 (3.74%) Java 8
14 91 (3.40%) C
14 91 (3.40%) TypeScript
15 80 (2.99%) ES6
16 72 (2.69%) T-SQL
17 65 (2.43%) Kotlin
18 50 (1.87%) Perl
19 45 (1.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 252 (9.42%) Degree
2 149 (5.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 136 (5.09%) Security Cleared
4 108 (4.04%) SC Cleared
5 100 (3.74%) DV Cleared
6 36 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 33 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
8 23 (0.86%) ISEB
9 22 (0.82%) RHCE
9 22 (0.82%) RHCSA
10 11 (0.41%) CISSP
11 10 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (0.37%) Network+ Certification
11 10 (0.37%) Postgraduate
12 9 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
13 8 (0.30%) PhD
14 6 (0.22%) CISA
14 6 (0.22%) CISM
14 6 (0.22%) CISMP
14 6 (0.22%) ISSMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (9.61%) QA
2 24 (0.90%) GDPR
3 22 (0.82%) PSD2
4 18 (0.67%) Data Quality
5 15 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.45%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.22%) TickIT
9 5 (0.19%) EMIR
10 4 (0.15%) MiFID
10 4 (0.15%) WAI
11 2 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.075%) NIST
11 2 (0.075%) WCAG
12 1 (0.037%) NCSC
12 1 (0.037%) SLA
System Software
1 832 (31.11%) Docker
2 46 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 37 (1.38%) VirtualBox
4 35 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (1.27%) vSphere
6 19 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (0.30%) GridGain
8 7 (0.26%) Hyper-V
8 7 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
9 5 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.15%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.075%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.075%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.075%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.037%) iptables
12 1 (0.037%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 585 (21.88%) Ansible
2 506 (18.92%) Kubernetes
3 420 (15.71%) Terraform
4 385 (14.40%) Puppet
5 311 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
6 81 (3.03%) Consul
7 67 (2.51%) Prometheus
8 55 (2.06%) Nagios
9 54 (2.02%) Automic
9 54 (2.02%) Grafana
10 43 (1.61%) Salt
11 40 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
11 40 (1.50%) Packer
12 29 (1.08%) Graphite
13 28 (1.05%) Kibana
14 26 (0.97%) Rundeck
15 25 (0.93%) Opsview
16 21 (0.79%) Mesos
17 10 (0.37%) Cobbler
17 10 (0.37%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 290 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 173 (6.47%) Google
3 140 (5.24%) Oracle
4 109 (4.08%) Splunk
5 83 (3.10%) WorldPay
6 66 (2.47%) Red Hat
7 62 (2.32%) AppDynamics
8 54 (2.02%) SAP
9 41 (1.53%) SaltStack
10 38 (1.42%) VMware
11 33 (1.23%) Xamarin
12 31 (1.16%) ServiceNow
13 30 (1.12%) Adobe
14 29 (1.08%) Spotify
15 28 (1.05%) Atlassian
15 28 (1.05%) New Relic
15 28 (1.05%) Samsung
16 26 (0.97%) Delphix
16 26 (0.97%) RedGate
16 26 (0.97%) XebiaLabs