Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 158 244 266
Rank change year-on-year +86 +22 +79
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 3,048 2,369 2,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.17% 1.46% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.37% 1.59% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,168 1,868 1,899
England median annual salary £62,250 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
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 128,865 148,930 153,385
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.69% 91.83% 91.34%
Number of salaries quoted 102,671 120,665 127,837
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £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 17 January 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 17 January 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 +72 1,561 £70,000 +7.69% 215
North of England +94 427 £45,000 -10.00% 70
South East +27 372 £55,000 -4.35% 62
South West +96 318 £52,500 +5.00% 29
Yorkshire +140 216 £43,750 +2.94% 32
Midlands +63 213 £47,500 +5.56% 29
West Midlands +107 184 £50,000 +17.65% 21
North West +8 173 £50,000 -9.09% 33
East of England +33 151 £52,500 -12.50% 40
North East +46 38 £60,000 +32.68% 5
East Midlands -27 29 £43,750 -2.78% 8
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 2,077 (68.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1,311 (43.01%) Continuous Integration
3 1,249 (40.98%) DevOps
4 1,160 (38.06%) Amazon AWS
5 1,099 (36.06%) TDD
6 1,064 (34.91%) Java
7 965 (31.66%) Software Engineering
8 934 (30.64%) JavaScript
9 926 (30.38%) C#
10 860 (28.22%) Microservices
11 813 (26.67%) Test Automation
12 787 (25.82%) .NET
13 786 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 763 (25.03%) Docker
15 701 (23.00%) Jenkins
16 669 (21.95%) BDD
17 647 (21.23%) Python
18 637 (20.90%) Scrum
19 635 (20.83%) Linux
20 630 (20.67%) SQL
21 563 (18.47%) HTML
22 542 (17.78%) Git (software)
23 539 (17.68%) Finance
24 521 (17.09%) Ansible
25 493 (16.17%) CSS
26 473 (15.52%) MVC
27 466 (15.29%) Web Services
28 458 (15.03%) AngularJS
29 453 (14.86%) Mentoring
30 448 (14.70%) Puppet

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
1 131 (4.30%) Confluence
2 91 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
3 82 (2.69%) Apache
4 69 (2.26%) Apache Spark
5 61 (2.00%) IIS
6 53 (1.74%) OpenStack
7 42 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 35 (1.15%) CMS
9 29 (0.95%) nginx
10 27 (0.89%) Cloud Foundry
10 27 (0.89%) SharePoint
11 21 (0.69%) JBoss
12 19 (0.62%) Apache Solr
13 15 (0.49%) EPiServer
14 14 (0.46%) WebSphere
15 13 (0.43%) Mule
16 9 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 9 (0.30%) Anypoint
16 9 (0.30%) WebLogic
17 8 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 96 (3.15%) Chatbot
2 19 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (0.36%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.20%) Maya
5 6 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.16%) Open Workbench
7 4 (0.13%) Mingle
8 3 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.098%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.066%) SPSS
10 1 (0.033%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.033%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 45 (1.48%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (0.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
4 7 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
5 6 (0.20%) Magento
6 4 (0.13%) SAP FI-CA
6 4 (0.13%) SAP PSCD
7 2 (0.066%) Advent Geneva
7 2 (0.066%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.033%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1,160 (38.06%) Amazon AWS
2 786 (25.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 310 (10.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 243 (7.97%) SaaS
5 174 (5.71%) GitHub
6 144 (4.72%) PaaS
7 128 (4.20%) Serverless
8 114 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
9 108 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
10 106 (3.48%) OpenShift
11 78 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
12 72 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
13 69 (2.26%) Amazon S3
14 58 (1.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 50 (1.64%) IaaS
16 30 (0.98%) Amazon ELB
17 29 (0.95%) TestFlight
18 28 (0.92%) npm
19 27 (0.89%) Amazon Kinesis
19 27 (0.89%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.69%) Firewall
2 62 (2.03%) HTTP
3 55 (1.80%) Internet
4 49 (1.61%) TCP/IP
5 31 (1.02%) Network Security
6 28 (0.92%) DNS
6 28 (0.92%) VLAN
7 23 (0.75%) VPN
8 17 (0.56%) BIG-IP
9 15 (0.49%) AMQP
9 15 (0.49%) Broadband
10 13 (0.43%) WAN
11 12 (0.39%) SSL
12 10 (0.33%) HTTPS
13 6 (0.20%) DSL
13 6 (0.20%) LAN
13 6 (0.20%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (0.16%) Ethernet
14 5 (0.16%) FTP
14 5 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 432 (14.17%) SQL Server
2 295 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 245 (8.04%) MySQL
4 173 (5.68%) MongoDB
5 162 (5.31%) PostgreSQL
6 160 (5.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 138 (4.53%) Big Data
8 132 (4.33%) Relational Database
9 84 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 79 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
11 69 (2.26%) Hadoop
12 43 (1.41%) Redis
13 35 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 34 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
15 33 (1.08%) RDBMS
16 32 (1.05%) Blockchain
17 26 (0.85%) Neo4j
18 25 (0.82%) Couchbase
18 25 (0.82%) Geospatial Data
19 23 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 701 (23.00%) Jenkins
2 542 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 335 (10.99%) JIRA
4 258 (8.46%) Selenium
5 220 (7.22%) TeamCity
6 200 (6.56%) Maven
7 187 (6.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 178 (5.84%) Cucumber
9 174 (5.71%) Subversion
10 161 (5.28%) Octopus Deploy
11 129 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 106 (3.48%) Vagrant
13 103 (3.38%) SpecFlow
14 94 (3.08%) Gradle
15 89 (2.92%) Visual Studio
16 81 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
17 72 (2.36%) NUnit
17 72 (2.36%) webpack
18 68 (2.23%) GitLab
19 66 (2.17%) Travis CI
General
1 539 (17.68%) Finance
2 168 (5.51%) Retail
3 113 (3.71%) Banking
4 90 (2.95%) Games
4 90 (2.95%) Marketing
5 86 (2.82%) Electronics
6 84 (2.76%) Law
7 79 (2.59%) Telecoms
8 63 (2.07%) Manufacturing
9 29 (0.95%) Military
10 26 (0.85%) Front Office
11 22 (0.72%) Back Office
12 18 (0.59%) Legal
13 13 (0.43%) Financial Institution
13 13 (0.43%) Investment Banking
14 12 (0.39%) Advertising
15 10 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.33%) Publishing
16 9 (0.30%) Automotive
17 7 (0.23%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,183 (38.81%) Developer
2 437 (14.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 390 (12.80%) Software Engineer
4 363 (11.91%) Java Developer
5 292 (9.58%) .NET Developer
6 258 (8.46%) C# Developer
7 257 (8.43%) Senior Developer
8 192 (6.30%) Senior Software Engineer
9 178 (5.84%) C# .NET Developer
10 158 (5.18%) Software Developer
11 148 (4.86%) Java Engineer
12 130 (4.27%) Consultant
13 108 (3.54%) Architect
14 102 (3.35%) Java Software Engineer
15 96 (3.15%) Senior DevOps
16 94 (3.08%) AWS Engineer
17 92 (3.02%) Senior Java Developer
18 91 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 88 (2.89%) Cloud Engineer
20 84 (2.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 787 (25.82%) .NET
2 563 (18.47%) HTML
3 493 (16.17%) CSS
4 466 (15.29%) Web Services
5 458 (15.03%) AngularJS
6 393 (12.89%) ASP.NET
7 372 (12.20%) Spring
8 361 (11.84%) REST
9 319 (10.47%) Node.js
10 293 (9.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 293 (9.61%) React
11 248 (8.14%) RESTful
12 176 (5.77%) HTML5
13 141 (4.63%) JSON
14 140 (4.59%) Kafka
15 137 (4.49%) .NET Framework
16 128 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
17 124 (4.07%) Spring Boot
18 115 (3.77%) Elastic Stack
19 108 (3.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 235 (7.71%) Greenfield Project
2 225 (7.38%) User Experience
3 188 (6.17%) Fintech
4 176 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
5 155 (5.09%) Public Cloud
6 139 (4.56%) Analytical Skills
7 132 (4.33%) Mobile App
8 94 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
9 69 (2.26%) Data Centre
10 54 (1.77%) Cloud Native
11 53 (1.74%) Management Information System
12 49 (1.61%) Blog
13 42 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
14 39 (1.28%) Algorithms
15 30 (0.98%) PlayStation
16 29 (0.95%) Private Cloud
17 28 (0.92%) Social Media
18 24 (0.79%) Driving Licence
18 24 (0.79%) NHS
19 22 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 635 (20.83%) Linux
2 305 (10.01%) Windows
3 197 (6.46%) Unix
4 85 (2.79%) Android
5 82 (2.69%) Apple iOS
6 56 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (1.38%) CoreOS
8 33 (1.08%) CentOS
9 30 (0.98%) Windows Server
10 25 (0.82%) Mesosphere
11 10 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 9 (0.30%) Mac OS
13 5 (0.16%) AIX
13 5 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.13%) Solaris
15 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.033%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,077 (68.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1,311 (43.01%) Continuous Integration
3 1,249 (40.98%) DevOps
4 1,099 (36.06%) TDD
5 965 (31.66%) Software Engineering
6 860 (28.22%) Microservices
7 813 (26.67%) Test Automation
8 669 (21.95%) BDD
9 637 (20.90%) Scrum
10 473 (15.52%) MVC
11 453 (14.86%) Mentoring
12 389 (12.76%) Open Source
13 316 (10.37%) Pair Programming
14 312 (10.24%) Coaching
14 312 (10.24%) SDLC
15 304 (9.97%) Deployment Automation
16 298 (9.78%) Kanban
17 286 (9.38%) OO
18 279 (9.15%) Configuration Management
19 278 (9.12%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 1,064 (34.91%) Java
2 934 (30.64%) JavaScript
3 926 (30.38%) C#
4 647 (21.23%) Python
5 630 (20.67%) SQL
6 262 (8.60%) Ruby
7 257 (8.43%) Bash Shell
8 244 (8.01%) PowerShell
9 151 (4.95%) Scala
10 143 (4.69%) Java 8
11 140 (4.59%) Go
12 109 (3.58%) C++
13 108 (3.54%) PHP
14 99 (3.25%) T-SQL
15 78 (2.56%) TypeScript
16 73 (2.40%) Perl
17 64 (2.10%) Shell Script
18 52 (1.71%) Groovy
19 50 (1.64%) ES6
20 41 (1.35%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 235 (7.71%) Degree
2 113 (3.71%) Security Cleared
3 109 (3.58%) Computer Science Degree
4 87 (2.85%) SC Cleared
5 39 (1.28%) AWS Certification
5 39 (1.28%) DV Cleared
6 34 (1.12%) ISEB
7 31 (1.02%) RHCE
7 31 (1.02%) RHCSA
8 30 (0.98%) ISTQB
9 14 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
10 13 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
11 11 (0.36%) CISSP
12 9 (0.30%) Master's Degree
13 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.16%) APMP
16 5 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 5 (0.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 257 (8.43%) QA
2 36 (1.18%) GDPR
3 32 (1.05%) PMO
4 21 (0.69%) PSD2
5 6 (0.20%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.098%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.066%) WAI
9 1 (0.033%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.033%) MiFID
9 1 (0.033%) WCAG
System Software
1 763 (25.03%) Docker
2 70 (2.30%) Active Directory
3 52 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.18%) VirtualBox
5 26 (0.85%) vSphere
6 23 (0.75%) Hyper-V
7 20 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 13 (0.43%) iptables
10 11 (0.36%) Apache Flume
10 11 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.23%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.13%) HDFS
13 3 (0.098%) Firmware
14 2 (0.066%) KVM
14 2 (0.066%) Xen
14 2 (0.066%) XenApp
15 1 (0.033%) etcd
15 1 (0.033%) RHEV
15 1 (0.033%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 521 (17.09%) Ansible
2 448 (14.70%) Puppet
3 445 (14.60%) Kubernetes
4 324 (10.63%) Opscode Chef
5 295 (9.68%) Terraform
6 86 (2.82%) Prometheus
7 85 (2.79%) Consul
8 77 (2.53%) Nagios
9 66 (2.17%) Graphite
10 62 (2.03%) Grafana
11 53 (1.74%) Automic
12 51 (1.67%) Salt
13 46 (1.51%) Packer
14 44 (1.44%) Docker Swarm
15 32 (1.05%) Kibana
16 31 (1.02%) Rundeck
17 28 (0.92%) Mesos
18 25 (0.82%) ZABBIX
19 18 (0.59%) HAProxy
20 15 (0.49%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 412 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 245 (8.04%) Google
3 149 (4.89%) Oracle
4 131 (4.30%) Splunk
5 89 (2.92%) WorldPay
6 76 (2.49%) SAP
7 62 (2.03%) AppDynamics
7 62 (2.03%) Red Hat
8 60 (1.97%) VMware
9 51 (1.67%) Xamarin
10 48 (1.57%) Atlassian
11 47 (1.54%) ServiceNow
12 28 (0.92%) IBM
13 27 (0.89%) Delphix
13 27 (0.89%) RedGate
13 27 (0.89%) XebiaLabs
14 23 (0.75%) Sitecore
15 21 (0.69%) Apple
16 19 (0.62%) New Relic
17 18 (0.59%) F5