Period
to 17 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Deployment Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Deployment Automation over the 6 months to 17 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Deployment Automation
UK > England
6 months to
17 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 347 331 378
Rank change year-on-year -16 +47 +80
Permanent jobs citing Deployment Automation 1,189 1,591 1,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.91% 1.02% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.11% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 936 1,182 1,145
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £95,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.35%

Deployment Automation 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 120,749 142,911 151,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.12% 91.78% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 95,662 114,654 120,610
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Deployment Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in England

Deployment Automation
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Deployment Automation in England

Deployment Automation
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in England over the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Deployment Automation in England

Deployment Automation
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deployment Automation within the England region over the 6 months to 17 September 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 +4 592 £75,000 - 66
North of England -86 168 £47,500 -5.00% 22
South East -1 167 £55,000 +1.85% 33
Midlands +68 105 £55,000 +10.00% 11
North West -21 101 £50,000 - 14
East of England +59 75 £65,000 +8.33% 11
South West -22 68 £55,000 +10.00% 21
Yorkshire -60 60 £44,500 -6.32% 7
East Midlands +40 53 £55,000 +22.22% 4
West Midlands +43 52 £51,750 -10.00% 7
North East -14 7 £37,500 -37.50% 1
Deployment Automation
UK

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, IT jobs citing Deployment Automation 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 Deployment Automation.

1 754 (63.41%) DevOps
2 647 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
3 505 (42.47%) AWS
4 492 (41.38%) Azure
5 445 (37.43%) Continuous Integration
6 432 (36.33%) Test Automation
7 376 (31.62%) C#
8 356 (29.94%) Docker
9 354 (29.77%) .NET
9 354 (29.77%) Python
10 323 (27.17%) Linux
11 300 (25.23%) Microsoft
12 299 (25.15%) Jenkins
13 288 (24.22%) SQL
13 288 (24.22%) JavaScript
14 286 (24.05%) Java
15 285 (23.97%) Ansible
15 285 (23.97%) Git (software)
16 283 (23.80%) SQL Server
17 274 (23.04%) Kubernetes
18 258 (21.70%) Terraform
19 256 (21.53%) Finance
20 230 (19.34%) Microservices
21 228 (19.18%) Software Engineering
22 219 (18.42%) Windows
23 200 (16.82%) Web Services
24 187 (15.73%) Puppet
25 185 (15.56%) PowerShell
26 176 (14.80%) React
27 172 (14.47%) Scrum

Deployment Automation
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 70 (5.89%) SharePoint
2 53 (4.46%) IIS
3 46 (3.87%) Confluence
4 43 (3.62%) Elasticsearch
5 39 (3.28%) Apache
6 37 (3.11%) Apache Spark
7 27 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
8 26 (2.19%) CMS
9 20 (1.68%) nginx
10 16 (1.35%) JBoss
11 15 (1.26%) Umbraco
12 14 (1.18%) Tomcat
13 12 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
14 11 (0.93%) OpenStack
14 11 (0.93%) Skype for Business
15 10 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.84%) WebLogic
16 9 (0.76%) Headless CMS
17 8 (0.67%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.67%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.59%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.084%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 33 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.51%) SAP ERP
3 12 (1.01%) Magento
4 6 (0.50%) Shopify
5 5 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.25%) CA PPM
8 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
8 2 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.084%) ION MarketView
9 1 (0.084%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 505 (42.47%) AWS
2 492 (41.38%) Azure
3 162 (13.62%) Serverless
4 120 (10.09%) AWS Lambda
5 88 (7.40%) Amazon EC2
6 78 (6.56%) Amazon S3
7 75 (6.31%) OpenShift
8 70 (5.89%) PaaS
9 59 (4.96%) SaaS
10 53 (4.46%) GCP
11 48 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
11 48 (4.04%) IaaS
12 46 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
13 45 (3.78%) GitHub
14 43 (3.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 38 (3.20%) Office 365
16 36 (3.03%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 33 (2.78%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 33 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
18 32 (2.69%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (5.72%) DNS
2 56 (4.71%) Firewall
3 40 (3.36%) DHCP
3 40 (3.36%) HTTP
4 23 (1.93%) VLAN
5 22 (1.85%) Internet
6 21 (1.77%) VPN
7 20 (1.68%) TCP/IP
8 16 (1.35%) Network Security
8 16 (1.35%) SAN
9 15 (1.26%) Skype
10 14 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (1.01%) LAN
11 12 (1.01%) WAN
12 11 (0.93%) BIG-IP
12 11 (0.93%) FabricPath
13 10 (0.84%) iSCSI
14 8 (0.67%) Remote Desktop
15 6 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (23.80%) SQL Server
2 100 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 69 (5.80%) Relational Database
4 55 (4.63%) MongoDB
5 52 (4.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 49 (4.12%) Big Data
7 46 (3.87%) Amazon RDS
8 45 (3.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 42 (3.53%) Azure SQL Database
10 37 (3.11%) Amazon Redshift
11 34 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 33 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
13 31 (2.61%) OLAP
14 29 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
15 26 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
16 25 (2.10%) MySQL
17 23 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 19 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (1.51%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 299 (25.15%) Jenkins
2 285 (23.97%) Git (software)
3 121 (10.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 108 (9.08%) TeamCity
5 101 (8.49%) JIRA
6 96 (8.07%) Visual Studio Team System
7 92 (7.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 85 (7.15%) GitLab
9 80 (6.73%) Visual Studio
10 60 (5.05%) Selenium
11 52 (4.37%) Bitbucket
12 51 (4.29%) Artifactory
13 43 (3.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 38 (3.20%) Maven
15 31 (2.61%) Vagrant
16 30 (2.52%) WebDriver
17 25 (2.10%) Cucumber
17 25 (2.10%) NUnit
18 23 (1.93%) SoapUI
18 23 (1.93%) SpecFlow
General
1 256 (21.53%) Finance
2 61 (5.13%) Retail
3 56 (4.71%) Manufacturing
4 45 (3.78%) Public Sector
5 42 (3.53%) Marketing
6 39 (3.28%) Electronics
6 39 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 35 (2.94%) Banking
8 20 (1.68%) Games
9 15 (1.26%) Front Office
10 14 (1.18%) Automotive
11 9 (0.76%) Law
12 8 (0.67%) Legal
13 7 (0.59%) Back Office
14 6 (0.50%) Advertising
14 6 (0.50%) Aerospace
14 6 (0.50%) Military
15 5 (0.42%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.25%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.17%) Environmental Health
Job Titles
1 429 (36.08%) Developer
2 263 (22.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 94 (7.91%) C# Developer
4 88 (7.40%) AWS Engineer
5 82 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 81 (6.81%) Cloud Engineer
7 77 (6.48%) Architect
8 72 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 58 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 55 (4.63%) AWS DevOps
11 52 (4.37%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 49 (4.12%) SQL Developer
13 48 (4.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 46 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
15 45 (3.78%) Java Developer
16 44 (3.70%) Software Engineer
17 42 (3.53%) Platform Engineer
18 41 (3.45%) Technical Leader
19 38 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
19 38 (3.20%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 354 (29.77%) .NET
2 200 (16.82%) Web Services
3 176 (14.80%) React
4 171 (14.38%) AngularJS
5 158 (13.29%) CSS
6 134 (11.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 132 (11.10%) .NET Framework
8 129 (10.85%) HTML
9 126 (10.60%) ASP.NET
10 115 (9.67%) .NET Core
11 113 (9.50%) REST
12 96 (8.07%) Node.js
13 85 (7.15%) JSON
14 80 (6.73%) Entity Framework
15 66 (5.55%) ASP.NET MVC
16 57 (4.79%) jQuery
16 57 (4.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 57 (4.79%) Vue.js
17 55 (4.63%) SOAP
18 54 (4.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 79 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
3 52 (4.37%) User Experience
4 45 (3.78%) Cloud Native
5 41 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
6 36 (3.03%) N-Tier
7 35 (2.94%) Public Cloud
8 30 (2.52%) Hedge funds
9 29 (2.44%) Data Centre
10 24 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 24 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
11 22 (1.85%) Virtual Team
12 20 (1.68%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.35%) Data Structures
13 16 (1.35%) Replication
14 15 (1.26%) Infotainment
14 15 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
15 14 (1.18%) Algorithms
16 12 (1.01%) Mobile App
17 11 (0.93%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 323 (27.17%) Linux
2 219 (18.42%) Windows
3 99 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 70 (5.89%) Unix
5 54 (4.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 32 (2.69%) Ubuntu
8 30 (2.52%) CentOS
9 14 (1.18%) Android
10 13 (1.09%) Debian
11 12 (1.01%) SUSE
12 10 (0.84%) Windows 10
13 9 (0.76%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.59%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.59%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.50%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.25%) VMS
16 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
17 1 (0.084%) Fedora
17 1 (0.084%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (63.41%) DevOps
2 647 (54.42%) Agile Software Development
3 445 (37.43%) Continuous Integration
4 432 (36.33%) Test Automation
5 230 (19.34%) Microservices
6 228 (19.18%) Software Engineering
7 172 (14.47%) Scrum
8 170 (14.30%) MVC
9 160 (13.46%) Open Source
10 158 (13.29%) Problem-Solving
11 149 (12.53%) Mentoring
12 146 (12.28%) TDD
13 144 (12.11%) Continuous Deployment
14 132 (11.10%) Infrastructure as Code
15 128 (10.77%) Continuous Delivery
16 119 (10.01%) Unit Testing
17 116 (9.76%) Configuration Management
18 103 (8.66%) Computer Science
19 97 (8.16%) Asset Management
20 95 (7.99%) OO
Programming Languages
1 376 (31.62%) C#
2 354 (29.77%) Python
3 288 (24.22%) JavaScript
3 288 (24.22%) SQL
4 286 (24.05%) Java
5 185 (15.56%) PowerShell
6 146 (12.28%) Bash Shell
7 115 (9.67%) Ruby
8 102 (8.58%) T-SQL
9 64 (5.38%) Scala
10 63 (5.30%) PHP
11 58 (4.88%) Go
12 47 (3.95%) TypeScript
13 40 (3.36%) Perl
14 35 (2.94%) Shell Script
15 25 (2.10%) Groovy
16 19 (1.60%) C++
17 16 (1.35%) Java 8
17 16 (1.35%) VB.NET
18 11 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (8.41%) Degree
2 36 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (3.03%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (1.51%) SC Cleared
5 15 (1.26%) Network+ Certification
6 14 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
6 14 (1.18%) RHCE
6 14 (1.18%) RHCSA
7 13 (1.09%) AWS Certification
8 11 (0.93%) CCNA
8 11 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (0.93%) MCSA
8 11 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (0.76%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.67%) MCSE
11 6 (0.50%) MCAD
11 6 (0.50%) MCSD
11 6 (0.50%) MCTS
12 5 (0.42%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (7.91%) QA
2 14 (1.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.50%) SLA
4 5 (0.42%) GDPR
4 5 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 356 (29.94%) Docker
2 107 (9.00%) Active Directory
3 52 (4.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 43 (3.62%) Hyper-V
5 33 (2.78%) vSphere
6 14 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
6 14 (1.18%) VMware NSX
7 13 (1.09%) XenApp
8 11 (0.93%) KVM
8 11 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 10 (0.84%) DFS Replication
10 5 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.34%) NFS
11 4 (0.34%) oVirt
11 4 (0.34%) RHEV
12 3 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 2 (0.17%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.17%) Xen
14 1 (0.084%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 285 (23.97%) Ansible
2 274 (23.04%) Kubernetes
3 258 (21.70%) Terraform
4 187 (15.73%) Puppet
5 166 (13.96%) Opscode Chef
6 44 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
7 37 (3.11%) Grafana
7 37 (3.11%) SCCM
8 36 (3.03%) Nagios
9 28 (2.35%) Kibana
9 28 (2.35%) Salt
10 24 (2.02%) Packer
10 24 (2.02%) Prometheus
11 21 (1.77%) SCOM
12 19 (1.60%) Consul
12 19 (1.60%) Opsview
13 13 (1.09%) Cobbler
13 13 (1.09%) FortiGate
13 13 (1.09%) Tivoli
14 12 (1.01%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 300 (25.23%) Microsoft
2 97 (8.16%) VMware
3 89 (7.49%) Oracle
4 62 (5.21%) SAP
5 47 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 44 (3.70%) Cisco
7 36 (3.03%) Google
8 32 (2.69%) New Relic
9 30 (2.52%) Sitecore
10 28 (2.35%) IBM
11 26 (2.19%) Nintex
12 22 (1.85%) Tableau
13 20 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
14 19 (1.60%) Atlassian
14 19 (1.60%) Citrix
14 19 (1.60%) MuleSoft
15 17 (1.43%) Cadence
15 17 (1.43%) Dynatrace
16 15 (1.26%) AppDynamics
16 15 (1.26%) WorldPay