Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 239 276
Rank change year-on-year +69 +37 +80
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 3,104 2,525 2,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.02% 1.53% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.67% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,371 2,029 2,004
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £38,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £87,500 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 139,911 150,882 162,667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.10% 91.56% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 112,197 119,876 136,722
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +57 1,622 £70,000 +7.69% 279
North of England +104 474 £46,000 -3.16% 76
South East +41 435 £55,000 -12.00% 58
North West +33 244 £50,000 - 32
South West +49 204 £50,000 - 39
Midlands +11 187 £50,000 +17.65% 41
Yorkshire +81 186 £44,000 - 32
East of England +57 178 £55,000 - 44
West Midlands +51 155 £50,000 +14.29% 30
North East +26 44 £45,000 +3.38% 12
East Midlands -37 32 £47,500 +11.76% 11
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2,224 (71.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1,426 (45.94%) Continuous Integration
3 1,352 (43.56%) DevOps
4 1,244 (40.08%) TDD
5 1,175 (37.85%) Amazon AWS
6 1,114 (35.89%) Java
7 920 (29.64%) JavaScript
8 894 (28.80%) Software Engineering
9 884 (28.48%) C#
10 883 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 856 (27.58%) Docker
12 847 (27.29%) Test Automation
13 799 (25.74%) Microservices
14 762 (24.55%) .NET
15 759 (24.45%) BDD
16 706 (22.74%) Scrum
17 698 (22.49%) Linux
18 693 (22.33%) SQL
19 692 (22.29%) Python
20 691 (22.26%) Jenkins
21 659 (21.23%) Finance
22 609 (19.62%) Git (software)
23 525 (16.91%) HTML
24 513 (16.53%) Ansible
25 491 (15.82%) Web Services
26 488 (15.72%) AngularJS
27 470 (15.14%) Puppet
28 458 (14.76%) CSS
29 443 (14.27%) REST
30 432 (13.92%) Kubernetes

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
1 156 (5.03%) Confluence
2 120 (3.87%) Elasticsearch
3 94 (3.03%) Apache
4 92 (2.96%) Apache Spark
5 70 (2.26%) OpenStack
6 69 (2.22%) IIS
7 66 (2.13%) CMS
8 49 (1.58%) Tomcat
9 44 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
10 33 (1.06%) JBoss
11 31 (1.00%) nginx
12 27 (0.87%) SharePoint
13 17 (0.55%) WebLogic
14 14 (0.45%) Anypoint
14 14 (0.45%) Mule
15 13 (0.42%) EPiServer
16 12 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 11 (0.35%) Apache Solr
18 10 (0.32%) Umbraco
19 9 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (0.42%) Chatbot
2 12 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 11 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.19%) Maya
5 6 (0.19%) Mingle
5 6 (0.19%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.16%) Fireworks
7 4 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.13%) Open Workbench
8 3 (0.097%) SPSS
9 2 (0.064%) MS Visio
10 1 (0.032%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.032%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 36 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.29%) Magento
3 7 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
5 5 (0.16%) BASE24
5 5 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.16%) Postilion
5 5 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.097%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.097%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.097%) ION MarketView
6 3 (0.097%) SAP FI-CA
6 3 (0.097%) SAP PSCD
7 2 (0.064%) Shopify
8 1 (0.032%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.032%) Ripple
8 1 (0.032%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 1,175 (37.85%) Amazon AWS
2 883 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 324 (10.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 215 (6.93%) GitHub
5 203 (6.54%) SaaS
6 158 (5.09%) PaaS
7 137 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
8 129 (4.16%) AWS CloudFormation
9 121 (3.90%) Serverless
10 91 (2.93%) OpenShift
11 87 (2.80%) Amazon EC2
12 85 (2.74%) IaaS
13 68 (2.19%) AWS Lambda
14 59 (1.90%) Amazon S3
15 51 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 30 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
16 30 (0.97%) npm
17 29 (0.93%) NuGet
18 25 (0.81%) CloudBees
18 25 (0.81%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 94 (3.03%) HTTP
2 70 (2.26%) Firewall
3 56 (1.80%) Internet
4 40 (1.29%) DNS
5 37 (1.19%) TCP/IP
6 29 (0.93%) Network Security
7 26 (0.84%) VPN
8 23 (0.74%) VLAN
9 12 (0.39%) AMQP
9 12 (0.39%) SSL
10 11 (0.35%) LAN
11 10 (0.32%) BIG-IP
12 9 (0.29%) HTTPS
13 8 (0.26%) Broadband
14 7 (0.23%) WAN
14 7 (0.23%) X.509
15 6 (0.19%) DAB
16 4 (0.13%) Reverse Proxy
16 4 (0.13%) SMS
16 4 (0.13%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 395 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 305 (9.83%) NoSQL
3 210 (6.77%) Big Data
4 174 (5.61%) MySQL
5 170 (5.48%) MongoDB
6 144 (4.64%) Relational Database
7 114 (3.67%) PostgreSQL
8 91 (2.93%) Apache Cassandra
9 75 (2.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 75 (2.42%) Hadoop
10 68 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
11 59 (1.90%) Redis
12 39 (1.26%) RDBMS
13 36 (1.16%) Blockchain
14 32 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (1.00%) Neo4j
16 29 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
18 25 (0.81%) Cosmos DB
19 22 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 691 (22.26%) Jenkins
2 609 (19.62%) Git (software)
3 330 (10.63%) JIRA
4 275 (8.86%) Selenium
5 260 (8.38%) TeamCity
6 210 (6.77%) Maven
7 184 (5.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 184 (5.93%) Subversion
8 180 (5.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 174 (5.61%) Cucumber
10 151 (4.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 124 (3.99%) SpecFlow
12 120 (3.87%) Gradle
13 117 (3.77%) Visual Studio
14 94 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
15 89 (2.87%) JUnit
15 89 (2.87%) NUnit
16 87 (2.80%) Vagrant
17 76 (2.45%) WebDriver
18 72 (2.32%) GitLab
General
1 659 (21.23%) Finance
2 200 (6.44%) Retail
3 129 (4.16%) Games
4 123 (3.96%) Banking
5 83 (2.67%) Marketing
6 81 (2.61%) Electronics
7 75 (2.42%) Telecoms
8 70 (2.26%) Law
9 61 (1.97%) Investment Banking
10 56 (1.80%) Financial Institution
10 56 (1.80%) Manufacturing
11 43 (1.39%) Military
12 36 (1.16%) Front Office
13 19 (0.61%) Back Office
14 18 (0.58%) Advertising
15 17 (0.55%) Automotive
16 12 (0.39%) Legal
17 11 (0.35%) Aerospace
18 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 9 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1,272 (40.98%) Developer
2 486 (15.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 420 (13.53%) Java Developer
4 403 (12.98%) Software Engineer
5 364 (11.73%) Senior Developer
6 348 (11.21%) .NET Developer
7 304 (9.79%) C# Developer
8 232 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 232 (7.47%) Software Developer
9 157 (5.06%) Senior Java Developer
10 146 (4.70%) Java Engineer
11 121 (3.90%) C# Software Engineer
12 117 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
13 116 (3.74%) C# Software Developer
14 113 (3.64%) Cloud Engineer
14 113 (3.64%) Java Software Engineer
15 110 (3.54%) Architect
16 108 (3.48%) Senior Software Engineer
17 107 (3.45%) JavaScript Developer
18 106 (3.41%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 762 (24.55%) .NET
2 525 (16.91%) HTML
3 491 (15.82%) Web Services
4 488 (15.72%) AngularJS
5 458 (14.76%) CSS
6 443 (14.27%) REST
7 377 (12.15%) Spring
8 318 (10.24%) Node.js
9 316 (10.18%) React
10 313 (10.08%) RESTful
11 300 (9.66%) ASP.NET
12 234 (7.54%) HTML5
13 203 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
14 179 (5.77%) JSON
15 143 (4.61%) Kafka
16 142 (4.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 139 (4.48%) .NET Framework
18 135 (4.35%) Spring Boot
19 125 (4.03%) jQuery
20 122 (3.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 239 (7.70%) User Experience
2 203 (6.54%) Computer Science
3 200 (6.44%) Public Cloud
4 192 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
5 177 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
6 174 (5.61%) Fintech
7 160 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
8 146 (4.70%) Mobile App
9 113 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
10 76 (2.45%) Data Centre
11 62 (2.00%) Management Information System
12 55 (1.77%) Cloud Native
13 53 (1.71%) Linux Command Line
13 53 (1.71%) Social Media
14 49 (1.58%) Blog
15 43 (1.39%) Cyberthreat
16 41 (1.32%) Private Cloud
17 33 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
18 30 (0.97%) Algorithms
19 25 (0.81%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 698 (22.49%) Linux
2 353 (11.37%) Windows
3 223 (7.18%) Unix
4 106 (3.41%) Android
5 93 (3.00%) Apple iOS
6 55 (1.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 46 (1.48%) Windows Server
8 44 (1.42%) CentOS
9 36 (1.16%) CoreOS
10 14 (0.45%) Mesosphere
10 14 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 6 (0.19%) Mac OS X
11 6 (0.19%) Solaris
12 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.13%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.13%) Nucleus RTOS
14 3 (0.097%) DC/OS
15 2 (0.064%) AIX
15 2 (0.064%) Debian
15 2 (0.064%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,224 (71.65%) Agile Software Development
2 1,426 (45.94%) Continuous Integration
3 1,352 (43.56%) DevOps
4 1,244 (40.08%) TDD
5 894 (28.80%) Software Engineering
6 847 (27.29%) Test Automation
7 799 (25.74%) Microservices
8 759 (24.45%) BDD
9 706 (22.74%) Scrum
10 401 (12.92%) MVC
11 396 (12.76%) Open Source
12 378 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
13 371 (11.95%) Mentoring
14 328 (10.57%) OO
15 327 (10.53%) SDLC
16 310 (9.99%) Deployment Automation
16 310 (9.99%) Kanban
17 306 (9.86%) Pair Programming
18 300 (9.66%) Continuous Improvement
19 298 (9.60%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1,114 (35.89%) Java
2 920 (29.64%) JavaScript
3 884 (28.48%) C#
4 693 (22.33%) SQL
5 692 (22.29%) Python
6 310 (9.99%) Ruby
7 295 (9.50%) Bash Shell
8 257 (8.28%) PowerShell
9 191 (6.15%) Scala
10 182 (5.86%) Java 8
11 147 (4.74%) Go
12 132 (4.25%) C++
13 125 (4.03%) PHP
14 107 (3.45%) T-SQL
15 87 (2.80%) Perl
16 83 (2.67%) TypeScript
17 77 (2.48%) Shell Script
18 70 (2.26%) Groovy
19 59 (1.90%) ES6
20 43 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 255 (8.22%) Degree
2 121 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
3 117 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 72 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 44 (1.42%) DV Cleared
6 40 (1.29%) AWS Certification
7 34 (1.10%) ISTQB
8 32 (1.03%) ISEB
9 23 (0.74%) RHCE
9 23 (0.74%) RHCSA
10 21 (0.68%) Master's Degree
11 19 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 14 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
13 8 (0.26%) CISSP
14 7 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
15 6 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (0.13%) APMP
16 4 (0.13%) PhD
16 4 (0.13%) PMI Certification
17 3 (0.097%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 340 (10.95%) QA
2 30 (0.97%) PMO
3 19 (0.61%) GDPR
4 18 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.19%) SLA
6 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.097%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.064%) PSD2
9 1 (0.032%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.032%) MiFID
System Software
1 856 (27.58%) Docker
2 81 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 40 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 36 (1.16%) VirtualBox
6 20 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (0.64%) vSphere
7 19 (0.61%) KVM
7 19 (0.61%) Xen
8 11 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 11 (0.35%) VMware Server
9 8 (0.26%) Apache Flume
9 8 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.23%) iptables
11 4 (0.13%) HDFS
11 4 (0.13%) VMware NSX
12 3 (0.097%) Firmware
12 3 (0.097%) XenApp
13 1 (0.032%) NFS
13 1 (0.032%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 513 (16.53%) Ansible
2 470 (15.14%) Puppet
3 432 (13.92%) Kubernetes
4 354 (11.40%) Opscode Chef
5 293 (9.44%) Terraform
6 69 (2.22%) Nagios
7 68 (2.19%) Prometheus
8 67 (2.16%) Consul
8 67 (2.16%) Grafana
9 60 (1.93%) Graphite
10 57 (1.84%) Salt
11 48 (1.55%) Packer
12 45 (1.45%) Automic
13 41 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
14 36 (1.16%) Kibana
15 33 (1.06%) Rundeck
16 27 (0.87%) ZABBIX
17 21 (0.68%) Rancher
18 20 (0.64%) Mesos
19 19 (0.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 414 (13.34%) Microsoft
2 318 (10.24%) Google
3 128 (4.12%) Oracle
4 119 (3.83%) Splunk
5 107 (3.45%) VMware
6 76 (2.45%) Atlassian
7 71 (2.29%) AppDynamics
8 68 (2.19%) Red Hat
9 66 (2.13%) SAP
10 56 (1.80%) ServiceNow
11 49 (1.58%) WorldPay
12 48 (1.55%) Xamarin
13 47 (1.51%) New Relic
14 38 (1.22%) IBM
15 27 (0.87%) Apple
16 25 (0.81%) Delphix
16 25 (0.81%) RedGate
16 25 (0.81%) XebiaLabs
17 24 (0.77%) Sitecore
18 23 (0.74%) TIBCO