Period
to 14 August 2018

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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 226 261
Rank change year-on-year +29 +35 +132
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 2,780 2,682 2,525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.75% 1.61% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.76% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,150 2,169 2,162
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%

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 144,369 152,330 169,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.14% 91.49% 90.81%
Number of salaries quoted 115,796 122,065 143,421
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +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 14 August 2018.

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 14 August 2018. 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 +9 1,387 £67,500 +3.85% 226
North of England +66 438 £47,500 -5.00% 85
South East +16 415 £52,500 -16.00% 62
North West +38 248 £50,000 - 49
East of England +65 216 £52,500 - 43
South West +30 168 £47,500 - 27
Midlands -37 151 £50,000 +25.00% 31
Yorkshire +40 130 £46,250 -2.63% 28
West Midlands -4 113 £55,000 +46.67% 20
North East +34 61 £47,500 +15.15% 8
East Midlands -35 38 £50,000 +11.11% 11
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 2,010 (72.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1,287 (46.29%) DevOps
3 1,276 (45.90%) Continuous Integration
4 1,148 (41.29%) TDD
5 1,080 (38.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1,016 (36.55%) Java
7 816 (29.35%) JavaScript
8 811 (29.17%) Docker
9 759 (27.30%) Software Engineering
10 749 (26.94%) Microsoft Azure
11 738 (26.55%) Linux
12 737 (26.51%) Test Automation
13 715 (25.72%) C#
14 705 (25.36%) Microservices
15 675 (24.28%) Python
16 648 (23.31%) .NET
17 639 (22.99%) Finance
18 635 (22.84%) BDD
19 625 (22.48%) Jenkins
20 624 (22.45%) Scrum
21 608 (21.87%) SQL
22 574 (20.65%) Git (software)
23 480 (17.27%) Ansible
24 434 (15.61%) AngularJS
25 433 (15.58%) Puppet
26 432 (15.54%) Web Services
27 407 (14.64%) HTML
28 380 (13.67%) Kubernetes
29 376 (13.53%) RESTful
30 364 (13.09%) Windows

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
1 148 (5.32%) Elasticsearch
2 128 (4.60%) Confluence
3 102 (3.67%) Apache Spark
4 71 (2.55%) OpenStack
5 70 (2.52%) Apache
6 58 (2.09%) CMS
7 47 (1.69%) IIS
8 46 (1.65%) Tomcat
9 34 (1.22%) SharePoint
10 31 (1.12%) JBoss
11 30 (1.08%) Cloud Foundry
12 21 (0.76%) nginx
13 15 (0.54%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.50%) EPiServer
15 13 (0.47%) Ethereum
16 11 (0.40%) Anypoint
16 11 (0.40%) Hyperledger
17 9 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
17 9 (0.32%) Apache Pig
18 8 (0.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (0.22%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.18%) Fireworks
2 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.18%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.14%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.072%) Mingle
4 2 (0.072%) SPSS
5 1 (0.036%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.036%) HipChat
5 1 (0.036%) Maya
5 1 (0.036%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.036%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 46 (1.65%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.18%) BASE24
4 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.18%) Postilion
5 3 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.11%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.11%) Magento
6 2 (0.072%) SAP Hybris
6 2 (0.072%) Shopify
7 1 (0.036%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.036%) Ripple
7 1 (0.036%) RMDS
7 1 (0.036%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,080 (38.85%) Amazon AWS
2 749 (26.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 262 (9.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 204 (7.34%) GitHub
5 132 (4.75%) AWS CloudFormation
6 126 (4.53%) PaaS
6 126 (4.53%) SaaS
7 122 (4.39%) OpenShift
8 103 (3.71%) Amazon EC2
8 103 (3.71%) Serverless
9 100 (3.60%) IaaS
10 94 (3.38%) Cloud Computing
11 75 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 75 (2.70%) Amazon S3
12 66 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
13 38 (1.37%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 37 (1.33%) NuGet
15 29 (1.04%) Amazon ELB
16 27 (0.97%) Heroku
17 24 (0.86%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 97 (3.49%) HTTP
2 81 (2.91%) Internet
3 47 (1.69%) DNS
4 45 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 32 (1.15%) Firewall
6 27 (0.97%) VPN
7 26 (0.94%) Network Security
8 20 (0.72%) AMQP
9 14 (0.50%) LAN
10 13 (0.47%) SSL
11 12 (0.43%) Broadband
11 12 (0.43%) VLAN
12 7 (0.25%) WAN
13 6 (0.22%) DAB
13 6 (0.22%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.22%) SMS
13 6 (0.22%) X.509
14 5 (0.18%) Wireless
15 4 (0.14%) Intranet
16 3 (0.11%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 322 (11.58%) SQL Server
2 302 (10.86%) NoSQL
3 203 (7.30%) Big Data
4 180 (6.47%) MongoDB
5 159 (5.72%) MySQL
6 157 (5.65%) Relational Database
7 124 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
8 118 (4.24%) PostgreSQL
9 85 (3.06%) Hadoop
10 74 (2.66%) Redis
11 49 (1.76%) Amazon RDS
12 44 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 42 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 40 (1.44%) Blockchain
15 30 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
16 29 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
17 25 (0.90%) Apache Hive
18 24 (0.86%) Neo4j
19 22 (0.79%) InfluxDB
20 18 (0.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 625 (22.48%) Jenkins
2 574 (20.65%) Git (software)
3 297 (10.68%) JIRA
4 263 (9.46%) Selenium
5 211 (7.59%) TeamCity
6 190 (6.83%) Maven
7 181 (6.51%) Cucumber
8 168 (6.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 165 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 153 (5.50%) Subversion
11 144 (5.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 107 (3.85%) Gradle
13 102 (3.67%) Sonatype Nexus
13 102 (3.67%) Visual Studio
14 101 (3.63%) JUnit
15 93 (3.35%) SpecFlow
16 75 (2.70%) GoCD
16 75 (2.70%) Vagrant
17 72 (2.59%) WebDriver
18 64 (2.30%) NUnit
General
1 639 (22.99%) Finance
2 205 (7.37%) Retail
3 139 (5.00%) Games
4 126 (4.53%) Banking
5 76 (2.73%) Marketing
6 74 (2.66%) Telecoms
7 67 (2.41%) Financial Institution
7 67 (2.41%) Investment Banking
8 59 (2.12%) Electronics
9 51 (1.83%) Law
10 48 (1.73%) Manufacturing
11 40 (1.44%) Military
12 31 (1.12%) Front Office
13 24 (0.86%) Automotive
14 23 (0.83%) Advertising
15 22 (0.79%) Legal
16 18 (0.65%) Aerospace
17 13 (0.47%) Back Office
18 6 (0.22%) Online Betting
19 5 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,090 (39.21%) Developer
2 442 (15.90%) DevOps Engineer
3 374 (13.45%) Software Engineer
4 362 (13.02%) Java Developer
5 340 (12.23%) Senior Developer
6 281 (10.11%) .NET Developer
7 238 (8.56%) C# Developer
8 223 (8.02%) Software Developer
9 180 (6.47%) C# .NET Developer
10 159 (5.72%) Java Engineer
11 145 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
12 120 (4.32%) Cloud Engineer
13 115 (4.14%) Java Software Engineer
14 114 (4.10%) AWS Engineer
15 109 (3.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 107 (3.85%) Architect
17 104 (3.74%) C# Software Developer
18 101 (3.63%) C# Software Engineer
18 101 (3.63%) Lead DevOps
19 99 (3.56%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 648 (23.31%) .NET
2 434 (15.61%) AngularJS
3 432 (15.54%) Web Services
4 407 (14.64%) HTML
5 376 (13.53%) RESTful
6 361 (12.99%) REST
7 355 (12.77%) CSS
8 331 (11.91%) Node.js
9 318 (11.44%) Spring
10 283 (10.18%) React
11 212 (7.63%) ASP.NET
12 190 (6.83%) HTML5
13 149 (5.36%) JSON
14 137 (4.93%) Kafka
15 129 (4.64%) ASP.NET MVC
16 125 (4.50%) .NET Framework
17 122 (4.39%) jQuery
18 118 (4.24%) Spring Boot
19 109 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
20 106 (3.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 219 (7.88%) User Experience
2 201 (7.23%) Public Cloud
3 174 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
4 170 (6.12%) Computer Science
5 143 (5.14%) Fintech
6 138 (4.96%) Greenfield Project
7 127 (4.57%) Mobile App
8 124 (4.46%) Enterprise Software
9 89 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
10 64 (2.30%) Linux Command Line
11 63 (2.27%) Private Cloud
12 59 (2.12%) Data Centre
13 53 (1.91%) Cloud Native
14 50 (1.80%) Cyberthreat
15 49 (1.76%) Blog
16 41 (1.47%) Management Information System
17 39 (1.40%) Online Games
18 37 (1.33%) Algorithms
19 34 (1.22%) Social Media
20 27 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 738 (26.55%) Linux
2 364 (13.09%) Windows
3 228 (8.20%) Unix
4 124 (4.46%) Android
5 92 (3.31%) Apple iOS
6 49 (1.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (1.47%) Windows Server
8 35 (1.26%) CoreOS
9 31 (1.12%) CentOS
10 27 (0.97%) Ubuntu
11 15 (0.54%) Mac OS
12 14 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (0.36%) Nucleus RTOS
14 5 (0.18%) Amazon Linux
14 5 (0.18%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.18%) VMS
15 4 (0.14%) Debian
15 4 (0.14%) Mesosphere
16 3 (0.11%) Solaris
16 3 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,010 (72.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1,287 (46.29%) DevOps
3 1,276 (45.90%) Continuous Integration
4 1,148 (41.29%) TDD
5 759 (27.30%) Software Engineering
6 737 (26.51%) Test Automation
7 705 (25.36%) Microservices
8 635 (22.84%) BDD
9 624 (22.45%) Scrum
10 359 (12.91%) Problem-Solving
11 335 (12.05%) Open Source
12 306 (11.01%) Configuration Management
13 301 (10.83%) Mentoring
14 298 (10.72%) Continuous Improvement
15 295 (10.61%) MVC
16 294 (10.58%) OO
17 293 (10.54%) SDLC
18 286 (10.29%) Kanban
19 261 (9.39%) Pair Programming
20 259 (9.32%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,016 (36.55%) Java
2 816 (29.35%) JavaScript
3 715 (25.72%) C#
4 675 (24.28%) Python
5 608 (21.87%) SQL
6 304 (10.94%) Bash Shell
7 303 (10.90%) Ruby
8 258 (9.28%) PowerShell
9 235 (8.45%) Scala
10 167 (6.01%) Java 8
11 134 (4.82%) C++
12 121 (4.35%) PHP
13 119 (4.28%) Go
14 98 (3.53%) Shell Script
15 86 (3.09%) Perl
16 82 (2.95%) T-SQL
17 80 (2.88%) Groovy
18 74 (2.66%) TypeScript
19 59 (2.12%) C
20 46 (1.65%) ES6
Qualifications
1 221 (7.95%) Degree
2 110 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 95 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 50 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 47 (1.69%) DV Cleared
6 33 (1.19%) ISTQB
7 29 (1.04%) AWS Certification
8 25 (0.90%) ISEB
9 18 (0.65%) Master's Degree
10 16 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 15 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
12 14 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.22%) MCP
14 5 (0.18%) CISSP
14 5 (0.18%) DBS Check
14 5 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.18%) TOGAF Certification
15 4 (0.14%) PhD
16 3 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 353 (12.70%) QA
2 59 (2.12%) GCP
3 45 (1.62%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.54%) SLA
5 8 (0.29%) GDPR
5 8 (0.29%) PMO
6 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.072%) PSD2
7 2 (0.072%) SEPA
8 1 (0.036%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.036%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.036%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.036%) MiFID
8 1 (0.036%) WAI
System Software
1 811 (29.17%) Docker
2 108 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 55 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 45 (1.62%) VirtualBox
6 34 (1.22%) Xen
7 29 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
8 25 (0.90%) KVM
9 15 (0.54%) vSphere
10 11 (0.40%) VMware Server
11 9 (0.32%) HDFS
12 8 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
14 4 (0.14%) VMware NSX
15 3 (0.11%) Apache Flume
15 3 (0.11%) Firmware
16 2 (0.072%) iptables
16 2 (0.072%) VMware ESXi
16 2 (0.072%) XenApp
17 1 (0.036%) LXC
Systems Management
1 480 (17.27%) Ansible
2 433 (15.58%) Puppet
3 380 (13.67%) Kubernetes
4 351 (12.63%) Opscode Chef
5 288 (10.36%) Terraform
6 68 (2.45%) Nagios
7 48 (1.73%) Grafana
8 43 (1.55%) Graphite
9 42 (1.51%) Salt
10 41 (1.47%) Consul
11 39 (1.40%) Prometheus
12 35 (1.26%) Rundeck
13 33 (1.19%) Automic
14 32 (1.15%) Kibana
15 27 (0.97%) ZABBIX
16 26 (0.94%) logstash
16 26 (0.94%) Marathon
17 24 (0.86%) CloudForms
18 23 (0.83%) Packer
19 20 (0.72%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 285 (10.25%) Microsoft
2 275 (9.89%) Google
3 153 (5.50%) VMware
4 132 (4.75%) Oracle
5 128 (4.60%) Splunk
6 82 (2.95%) Atlassian
7 76 (2.73%) AppDynamics
8 74 (2.66%) Red Hat
9 70 (2.52%) WorldPay
10 63 (2.27%) ServiceNow
11 53 (1.91%) New Relic
12 48 (1.73%) SAP
13 46 (1.65%) IBM
14 45 (1.62%) Xamarin
15 28 (1.01%) Delphix
15 28 (1.01%) RedGate
16 25 (0.90%) Capita
17 24 (0.86%) TIBCO
17 24 (0.86%) XebiaLabs
18 23 (0.83%) Salesforce.com