Period
to 25 February 2020

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 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 168 238
Rank change year-on-year -16 +70 +17
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 2,149 2,979 2,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.88% 2.13% 1.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.31% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,490 2,080 1,903
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.42% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £88,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - -

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 104,836 128,854 150,287
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.91% 92.25% 92.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83,812 102,912 123,547
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £53,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.90% +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 25 February 2020.

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 25 February 2020. 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 -8 1,155 £75,000 +7.14% 183
North of England -9 281 £52,500 +19.32% 56
South East -21 241 £60,000 +9.09% 41
East of England +99 210 £57,000 +8.57% 27
Midlands -26 135 £55,000 +10.00% 35
Yorkshire -18 134 £55,000 +25.71% 20
North West +26 126 £52,500 +5.00% 30
South West -81 122 £45,000 -14.29% 23
West Midlands -41 95 £56,000 +12.00% 27
East Midlands +39 40 £45,000 +2.86% 8
North East +4 21 £62,051 +3.42% 6
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, 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 1,546 (71.94%) Agile Software Development
2 1,095 (50.95%) Continuous Integration
3 946 (44.02%) DevOps
4 895 (41.65%) Java
5 787 (36.62%) AWS
6 701 (32.62%) TDD
7 611 (28.43%) Test Automation
8 594 (27.64%) Scrum
9 586 (27.27%) Azure
10 562 (26.15%) Docker
11 548 (25.50%) Jenkins
12 532 (24.76%) JavaScript
13 514 (23.92%) Python
14 512 (23.83%) Microservices
15 504 (23.45%) Software Engineering
16 500 (23.27%) .NET
17 498 (23.17%) C#
18 439 (20.43%) SQL
19 427 (19.87%) BDD
20 418 (19.45%) Finance
21 403 (18.75%) Kubernetes
22 394 (18.33%) Git (software)
23 385 (17.92%) Linux
24 310 (14.43%) Terraform
25 304 (14.15%) Spring
26 302 (14.05%) Ansible
27 293 (13.63%) AngularJS
28 287 (13.36%) React
29 275 (12.80%) JIRA
30 269 (12.52%) Node.js

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
1 104 (4.84%) Confluence
2 79 (3.68%) Tomcat
3 52 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
4 49 (2.28%) Apache
5 41 (1.91%) IIS
6 33 (1.54%) Apache Spark
6 33 (1.54%) nginx
7 28 (1.30%) WebSphere
8 23 (1.07%) OpenStack
9 17 (0.79%) Cloud Foundry
10 15 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 15 (0.70%) JBoss
11 14 (0.65%) CICS
12 11 (0.51%) CMS
13 9 (0.42%) Apache Airflow
14 8 (0.37%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.37%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.37%) WordPress
15 6 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 6 (0.28%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 13 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.14%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.093%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (1.63%) Payment Gateway
2 15 (0.70%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.093%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.093%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.047%) Distributed Ledger
5 1 (0.047%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.047%) R3 Corda
5 1 (0.047%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 787 (36.62%) AWS
2 586 (27.27%) Azure
3 236 (10.98%) GCP
4 133 (6.19%) Serverless
5 86 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 86 (4.00%) PaaS
6 85 (3.96%) SaaS
7 71 (3.30%) Amazon ECS
8 70 (3.26%) GitHub
9 52 (2.42%) IaaS
10 51 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
10 51 (2.37%) OpenShift
11 50 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
12 35 (1.63%) Amazon EKS
13 34 (1.58%) Office 365
14 33 (1.54%) Amazon S3
15 29 (1.35%) AWS CodePipeline
15 29 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
16 27 (1.26%) CloudBees
17 22 (1.02%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.05%) DNS
2 36 (1.68%) SSL
3 34 (1.58%) HTTP
4 33 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 23 (1.07%) DHCP
5 23 (1.07%) Firewall
6 20 (0.93%) DMZ
7 19 (0.88%) Internet
8 14 (0.65%) VPN
9 8 (0.37%) AMQP
10 7 (0.33%) WAN
11 4 (0.19%) Asterisk PBX
11 4 (0.19%) Ethernet
11 4 (0.19%) PBX
11 4 (0.19%) SMPP
11 4 (0.19%) SMS
11 4 (0.19%) VLAN
12 3 (0.14%) IPsec
12 3 (0.14%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.14%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (9.63%) SQL Server
2 119 (5.54%) NoSQL
3 116 (5.40%) MySQL
4 100 (4.65%) Big Data
5 99 (4.61%) Relational Database
6 70 (3.26%) MongoDB
7 60 (2.79%) PostgreSQL
8 52 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 49 (2.28%) Amazon RDS
10 42 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 40 (1.86%) Redis
12 34 (1.58%) QlikView
13 33 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 31 (1.44%) Azure SQL Database
14 31 (1.44%) Hadoop
15 28 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
16 23 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 20 (0.93%) DB2
18 18 (0.84%) Amazon Redshift
19 14 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 548 (25.50%) Jenkins
2 394 (18.33%) Git (software)
3 275 (12.80%) JIRA
4 238 (11.07%) Selenium
5 184 (8.56%) Cucumber
6 135 (6.28%) TeamCity
7 109 (5.07%) Maven
8 96 (4.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 93 (4.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 85 (3.96%) JMeter
11 67 (3.12%) JUnit
12 65 (3.02%) Subversion
13 62 (2.89%) SoapUI
14 61 (2.84%) Visual Studio Team System
15 59 (2.75%) Octopus Deploy
16 53 (2.47%) LoadRunner
17 46 (2.14%) Visual Studio
18 43 (2.00%) Sonatype Nexus
19 39 (1.81%) Mockito
19 39 (1.81%) SonarQube
General
1 418 (19.45%) Finance
2 179 (8.33%) Banking
3 101 (4.70%) Retail
4 68 (3.16%) Marketing
5 62 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 49 (2.28%) Games
7 47 (2.19%) Legal
8 45 (2.09%) Public Sector
9 40 (1.86%) Back Office
10 15 (0.70%) Brand Awareness
11 12 (0.56%) Advertising
12 11 (0.51%) Front Office
13 9 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 9 (0.42%) Online Betting
14 7 (0.33%) Publishing
15 6 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 6 (0.28%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.28%) Police
16 5 (0.23%) Billing
16 5 (0.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 809 (37.65%) Developer
2 288 (13.40%) Java Developer
3 267 (12.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 225 (10.47%) Software Engineer
5 208 (9.68%) Senior Developer
6 139 (6.47%) .NET Developer
7 136 (6.33%) Software Developer
8 105 (4.89%) Architect
9 102 (4.75%) Java Engineer
10 96 (4.47%) Senior Software Engineer
11 87 (4.05%) Java Software Engineer
12 86 (4.00%) Consultant
13 84 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
14 82 (3.82%) Lead Developer
15 77 (3.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 76 (3.54%) C# Developer
16 76 (3.54%) Team Leader
17 68 (3.16%) Analyst
18 67 (3.12%) AWS Engineer
19 65 (3.02%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 500 (23.27%) .NET
2 304 (14.15%) Spring
3 293 (13.63%) AngularJS
4 287 (13.36%) React
5 269 (12.52%) Node.js
6 264 (12.28%) CSS
7 243 (11.31%) Web Services
8 236 (10.98%) HTML
9 204 (9.49%) REST
10 181 (8.42%) RESTful
11 157 (7.31%) Spring Boot
12 143 (6.65%) .NET Framework
13 130 (6.05%) ASP.NET
14 124 (5.77%) .NET Core
14 124 (5.77%) Vue.js
15 123 (5.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 107 (4.98%) Kafka
17 91 (4.23%) Sass
18 76 (3.54%) jQuery
19 72 (3.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 144 (6.70%) User Experience
2 104 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 102 (4.75%) Public Cloud
4 76 (3.54%) Mobile App
5 74 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
6 73 (3.40%) Enterprise Software
7 72 (3.35%) Cloud Native
8 42 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
9 40 (1.86%) Data Centre
9 40 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
10 32 (1.49%) Linux Command Line
11 31 (1.44%) iPad
12 29 (1.35%) Management Information System
13 26 (1.21%) Renewable Energy
14 25 (1.16%) Data Structures
15 24 (1.12%) e-Learning
15 24 (1.12%) Mainframe
15 24 (1.12%) PlayStation
16 23 (1.07%) Private Cloud
17 19 (0.88%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 385 (17.92%) Linux
2 164 (7.63%) Windows
3 110 (5.12%) Unix
4 29 (1.35%) Android
5 26 (1.21%) Mac OS X
5 26 (1.21%) Windows Server
6 25 (1.16%) Apple iOS
7 22 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (0.93%) Solaris
9 16 (0.74%) CentOS
10 15 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (0.47%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.37%) CoreOS
12 8 (0.37%) Mesosphere
13 6 (0.28%) AIX
14 4 (0.19%) Debian
14 4 (0.19%) FreeBSD
14 4 (0.19%) FreeNAS
14 4 (0.19%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,546 (71.94%) Agile Software Development
2 1,095 (50.95%) Continuous Integration
3 946 (44.02%) DevOps
4 701 (32.62%) TDD
5 611 (28.43%) Test Automation
6 594 (27.64%) Scrum
7 512 (23.83%) Microservices
8 504 (23.45%) Software Engineering
9 427 (19.87%) BDD
10 239 (11.12%) Problem-Solving
11 234 (10.89%) Mentoring
12 204 (9.49%) Kanban
13 202 (9.40%) OO
14 191 (8.89%) MVC
15 186 (8.66%) Fintech
16 184 (8.56%) SDLC
17 182 (8.47%) E-Commerce
18 178 (8.28%) Configuration Management
18 178 (8.28%) Infrastructure as Code
19 167 (7.77%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 895 (41.65%) Java
2 532 (24.76%) JavaScript
3 514 (23.92%) Python
4 498 (23.17%) C#
5 439 (20.43%) SQL
6 173 (8.05%) Ruby
7 142 (6.61%) TypeScript
8 127 (5.91%) Bash Shell
9 109 (5.07%) Java 8
10 107 (4.98%) Go
11 105 (4.89%) PowerShell
12 97 (4.51%) C++
13 88 (4.09%) Scala
14 70 (3.26%) Kotlin
14 70 (3.26%) PHP
15 62 (2.89%) C
16 56 (2.61%) T-SQL
17 47 (2.19%) Perl
18 39 (1.81%) Shell Script
19 27 (1.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (5.35%) Degree
2 62 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 52 (2.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 41 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 31 (1.44%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.16%) Postgraduate
7 23 (1.07%) MCP
8 22 (1.02%) ISTQB
9 21 (0.98%) ISEB
10 20 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
10 20 (0.93%) RHCE
11 15 (0.70%) PMI Certification
12 12 (0.56%) PMP
13 10 (0.47%) DBS Check
14 9 (0.42%) AWS Certification
15 7 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
16 6 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 3 (0.14%) MBA
18 2 (0.093%) CIPD
18 2 (0.093%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (9.26%) QA
2 28 (1.30%) SLA
3 8 (0.37%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.37%) GDPR
4 5 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.19%) PSD2
6 3 (0.14%) TickIT
7 2 (0.093%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.093%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.093%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.093%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.047%) HL7
8 1 (0.047%) NCSC
System Software
1 562 (26.15%) Docker
2 40 (1.86%) Active Directory
3 30 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.93%) Firmware
4 20 (0.93%) NFS
5 15 (0.70%) RACF
6 14 (0.65%) Hyper-V
7 12 (0.56%) ACF2
8 7 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.33%) vSphere
9 5 (0.23%) OpenSSH
10 4 (0.19%) KVM
10 4 (0.19%) OpenAM
10 4 (0.19%) OpenDJ
10 4 (0.19%) OpenIDM
10 4 (0.19%) VirtualBox
11 3 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 3 (0.14%) HDFS
12 1 (0.047%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.047%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 403 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 310 (14.43%) Terraform
3 302 (14.05%) Ansible
4 232 (10.80%) Puppet
5 170 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
6 49 (2.28%) Prometheus
7 47 (2.19%) Rancher
8 37 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
9 34 (1.58%) Packer
10 29 (1.35%) Grafana
11 22 (1.02%) Mesos
12 21 (0.98%) ZABBIX
13 17 (0.79%) Istio
14 15 (0.70%) Salt
15 13 (0.60%) Docker Swarm
16 12 (0.56%) SCVMM
17 11 (0.51%) Consul
18 10 (0.47%) Automic
18 10 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
19 9 (0.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 261 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 151 (7.03%) Oracle
3 106 (4.93%) Google
4 100 (4.65%) WorldPay
5 77 (3.58%) Splunk
6 62 (2.89%) FIS
7 56 (2.61%) HP
8 42 (1.95%) Tableau
9 41 (1.91%) IBM
10 40 (1.86%) SAP
11 35 (1.63%) hybris
11 35 (1.63%) VMware
12 31 (1.44%) ServiceNow
13 26 (1.21%) AppDynamics
14 25 (1.16%) Atlassian
15 21 (0.98%) Red Hat
16 19 (0.88%) Adobe
16 19 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
17 16 (0.74%) Dynatrace
18 15 (0.70%) Demandware