Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Deployment Automation
UK > England
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 319 328 383
Rank change year-on-year +9 +55 +93
Permanent jobs citing Deployment Automation 1,371 1,601 1,317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.00% 0.96% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.09% 1.05% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1,027 1,258 1,103
England median annual salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.40% +4.17% +8.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £90,500 £100,000 £82,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%

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 126,195 152,554 148,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.66% 91.81% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 99,871 124,661 123,350
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £86,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -19 705 £75,000 - 22
North of England +31 242 £45,125 -21.52% 9
South East +70 196 £50,000 - 1
North West +8 109 £47,500 -9.52% 5
Yorkshire +18 104 £42,500 -26.09% 4
Midlands +15 81 £50,000 -2.44% 5
South West -37 74 £55,000 +10.00% 1
East of England +75 65 £65,000 +8.33% 1
West Midlands +30 50 £50,000 -4.76% 3
East Midlands +18 31 £42,500 -15.00% 2
North East +37 29 £38,750 -40.38%
Deployment Automation
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 785 (57.26%) DevOps
2 739 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
3 567 (41.36%) Continuous Integration
4 563 (41.06%) Amazon AWS
5 491 (35.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 463 (33.77%) Test Automation
7 431 (31.44%) .NET
8 428 (31.22%) C#
9 405 (29.54%) Docker
10 397 (28.96%) SQL
11 372 (27.13%) Finance
12 371 (27.06%) Linux
13 345 (25.16%) JavaScript
14 338 (24.65%) Jenkins
15 335 (24.43%) Java
16 325 (23.71%) Ansible
17 313 (22.83%) Python
18 310 (22.61%) Web Services
18 310 (22.61%) Git (software)
19 305 (22.25%) Microsoft
20 301 (21.95%) SQL Server
21 288 (21.01%) Kubernetes
22 287 (20.93%) Puppet
23 278 (20.28%) Windows
24 236 (17.21%) PowerShell
25 234 (17.07%) Software Engineering
26 233 (16.99%) Continuous Delivery
27 227 (16.56%) Opscode Chef
28 200 (14.59%) Microservices
28 200 (14.59%) TeamCity

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 97 (7.08%) SharePoint
2 71 (5.18%) IIS
3 68 (4.96%) Apache
4 51 (3.72%) Tomcat
5 45 (3.28%) Confluence
6 28 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
7 27 (1.97%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.53%) Apache Solr
8 21 (1.53%) nginx
8 21 (1.53%) WebSphere
9 20 (1.46%) CMS
10 17 (1.24%) JBoss
11 16 (1.17%) MS Exchange
12 15 (1.09%) WebLogic
13 13 (0.95%) Alfresco
13 13 (0.95%) Drupal
14 9 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (0.66%) Skype for Business
15 6 (0.44%) ColdFusion
15 6 (0.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 11 (0.80%) Chatbot
2 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (0.58%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.073%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.073%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 35 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.73%) Actimize
3 5 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.22%) Magento
6 2 (0.15%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.073%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.073%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 563 (41.06%) Amazon AWS
2 491 (35.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 97 (7.08%) Serverless
4 90 (6.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 89 (6.49%) PaaS
6 83 (6.05%) OpenShift
7 71 (5.18%) Office 365
8 68 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
9 64 (4.67%) SaaS
10 57 (4.16%) Amazon S3
10 57 (4.16%) AWS Lambda
11 56 (4.08%) IaaS
12 49 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
13 41 (2.99%) GitHub
14 39 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
15 35 (2.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 30 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 30 (2.19%) AWS CloudTrail
17 26 (1.90%) Azure Active Directory
17 26 (1.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 65 (4.74%) Firewall
2 59 (4.30%) HTTP
3 53 (3.87%) DNS
4 47 (3.43%) TCP/IP
5 37 (2.70%) Internet
6 30 (2.19%) VPN
7 29 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
8 28 (2.04%) LAN
9 27 (1.97%) WAN
10 26 (1.90%) SAN
11 25 (1.82%) DHCP
12 20 (1.46%) VLAN
13 19 (1.39%) Intranet
14 14 (1.02%) Extranet
15 11 (0.80%) Network Security
16 10 (0.73%) IPsec
16 10 (0.73%) MPLS
17 9 (0.66%) Skype
17 9 (0.66%) SSL
18 8 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 145 (10.58%) NoSQL
3 89 (6.49%) MongoDB
4 77 (5.62%) Relational Database
5 55 (4.01%) MySQL
6 49 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
7 36 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 34 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 32 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
10 31 (2.26%) Big Data
11 28 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
12 25 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (1.60%) Hadoop
13 22 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 20 (1.46%) Redis
15 18 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
16 17 (1.24%) Geospatial Data
17 16 (1.17%) Power BI
18 14 (1.02%) DB2
19 13 (0.95%) GIS
Development Applications
1 338 (24.65%) Jenkins
2 310 (22.61%) Git (software)
3 200 (14.59%) TeamCity
4 181 (13.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 162 (11.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 109 (7.95%) Visual Studio Team System
7 104 (7.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 104 (7.59%) JIRA
8 68 (4.96%) Maven
9 62 (4.52%) GitLab
10 60 (4.38%) Visual Studio
11 56 (4.08%) Selenium
12 43 (3.14%) MSBuild
12 43 (3.14%) Vagrant
13 41 (2.99%) Bitbucket
14 38 (2.77%) Subversion
15 37 (2.70%) Gradle
15 37 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
16 36 (2.63%) Cucumber
17 34 (2.48%) Hudson
General
1 372 (27.13%) Finance
2 81 (5.91%) Banking
3 54 (3.94%) Retail
4 42 (3.06%) Law
5 37 (2.70%) Marketing
6 28 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.97%) Manufacturing
8 22 (1.60%) Games
9 20 (1.46%) Electronics
10 17 (1.24%) Legal
11 10 (0.73%) Automotive
12 8 (0.58%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.58%) Front Office
13 4 (0.29%) Advertising
13 4 (0.29%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.29%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.22%) Back Office
14 3 (0.22%) Military
14 3 (0.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 440 (32.09%) Developer
2 293 (21.37%) DevOps Engineer
3 138 (10.07%) .NET Developer
4 109 (7.95%) Architect
5 100 (7.29%) Senior Developer
6 94 (6.86%) AWS Engineer
7 92 (6.71%) Java Developer
8 90 (6.56%) C# Developer
9 83 (6.05%) Cloud Engineer
10 80 (5.84%) AWS DevOps
10 80 (5.84%) Linux Engineer
11 75 (5.47%) Platform Engineer
12 70 (5.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
13 67 (4.89%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 66 (4.81%) Lead Developer
15 64 (4.67%) Software Engineer
16 62 (4.52%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 62 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
17 46 (3.36%) Azure Architect
18 43 (3.14%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (31.44%) .NET
2 310 (22.61%) Web Services
3 190 (13.86%) CSS
4 185 (13.49%) .NET Framework
5 180 (13.13%) React
6 175 (12.76%) AngularJS
7 147 (10.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 145 (10.58%) HTML
9 121 (8.83%) Entity Framework
10 116 (8.46%) ASP.NET
11 112 (8.17%) Node.js
12 103 (7.51%) jQuery
13 94 (6.86%) JSON
14 93 (6.78%) .NET Core
15 84 (6.13%) REST
15 84 (6.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 83 (6.05%) RESTful
17 65 (4.74%) Vue.js
18 64 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 64 (4.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 82 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
3 47 (3.43%) N-Tier
4 45 (3.28%) Public Cloud
5 44 (3.21%) User Experience
6 43 (3.14%) Cloud Native
7 41 (2.99%) Driving Licence
8 40 (2.92%) Fintech
9 31 (2.26%) Algorithms
10 29 (2.12%) Mobile App
11 23 (1.68%) Internet of Things
12 21 (1.53%) Management Information System
13 20 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
14 19 (1.39%) Virtual Team
15 17 (1.24%) Blog
16 15 (1.09%) CMDB
16 15 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
17 14 (1.02%) Replication
18 13 (0.95%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 371 (27.06%) Linux
2 278 (20.28%) Windows
3 124 (9.04%) Windows Server
4 88 (6.42%) Unix
5 63 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 58 (4.23%) CentOS
7 47 (3.43%) Ubuntu
8 43 (3.14%) Windows 10
9 38 (2.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (1.82%) SUSE
11 21 (1.53%) Fedora
12 20 (1.46%) Windows 7
13 18 (1.31%) VMS
14 17 (1.24%) Mac OS
15 14 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
16 12 (0.88%) Apple iOS
17 10 (0.73%) Android
17 10 (0.73%) Debian
18 6 (0.44%) Mac OS X
19 2 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 785 (57.26%) DevOps
2 739 (53.90%) Agile Software Development
3 567 (41.36%) Continuous Integration
4 463 (33.77%) Test Automation
5 234 (17.07%) Software Engineering
6 233 (16.99%) Continuous Delivery
7 200 (14.59%) Microservices
8 195 (14.22%) Open Source
9 191 (13.93%) Configuration Management
10 182 (13.27%) Scrum
11 181 (13.20%) TDD
12 171 (12.47%) MVC
13 122 (8.90%) Continuous Deployment
13 122 (8.90%) SDLC
14 114 (8.32%) Mentoring
14 114 (8.32%) Problem-Solving
15 112 (8.17%) Computer Science
16 99 (7.22%) SOA
16 99 (7.22%) Unit Testing
17 89 (6.49%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 428 (31.22%) C#
2 397 (28.96%) SQL
3 345 (25.16%) JavaScript
4 335 (24.43%) Java
5 313 (22.83%) Python
6 236 (17.21%) PowerShell
7 129 (9.41%) Bash Shell
8 127 (9.26%) Ruby
9 91 (6.64%) T-SQL
10 87 (6.35%) PHP
11 68 (4.96%) Perl
12 47 (3.43%) Shell Script
13 34 (2.48%) C++
13 34 (2.48%) Go
14 29 (2.12%) TypeScript
15 26 (1.90%) Scala
16 25 (1.82%) C
17 15 (1.09%) Groovy
17 15 (1.09%) PHP 7
18 10 (0.73%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 122 (8.90%) Degree
2 72 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 49 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (2.99%) Security Cleared
5 39 (2.84%) AWS Certification
6 28 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 20 (1.46%) RHCE
7 20 (1.46%) RHCSA
8 15 (1.09%) MCSA
9 13 (0.95%) CCNA
9 13 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
12 10 (0.73%) MCDST
13 8 (0.58%) MCSE
13 8 (0.58%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.36%) DV Cleared
14 5 (0.36%) ISEB
15 4 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (5.11%) QA
2 23 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 22 (1.60%) GDPR
4 10 (0.73%) SLA
5 2 (0.15%) EMIR
5 2 (0.15%) FATCA
5 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.15%) MiFID
System Software
1 405 (29.54%) Docker
2 100 (7.29%) Active Directory
3 63 (4.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (2.41%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.90%) vSphere
6 24 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
7 14 (1.02%) Varnish
7 14 (1.02%) XenApp
8 12 (0.88%) XenDesktop
9 8 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.51%) DFS Replication
11 5 (0.36%) KVM
11 5 (0.36%) VMware NSX
12 4 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 3 (0.22%) Firmware
13 3 (0.22%) oVirt
13 3 (0.22%) RHEV
14 2 (0.15%) etcd
14 2 (0.15%) LXC
14 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 325 (23.71%) Ansible
2 288 (21.01%) Kubernetes
3 287 (20.93%) Puppet
4 227 (16.56%) Opscode Chef
5 190 (13.86%) Terraform
6 57 (4.16%) Nagios
7 51 (3.72%) SCCM
8 46 (3.36%) Grafana
9 37 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
10 24 (1.75%) Cobbler
10 24 (1.75%) Packer
11 21 (1.53%) Prometheus
12 20 (1.46%) Tivoli
13 19 (1.39%) Consul
13 19 (1.39%) Salt
14 18 (1.31%) Opsview
14 18 (1.31%) SCOM
15 17 (1.24%) FortiGate
16 13 (0.95%) WSUS
17 12 (0.88%) Graphite
Vendors
1 305 (22.25%) Microsoft
2 127 (9.26%) Oracle
3 113 (8.24%) VMware
4 83 (6.05%) Google
4 83 (6.05%) Red Hat
5 71 (5.18%) Cisco
6 46 (3.36%) Splunk
7 41 (2.99%) Dynatrace
8 36 (2.63%) Atlassian
9 32 (2.33%) Nintex
10 29 (2.12%) CheckPoint
11 23 (1.68%) IBM
12 22 (1.60%) New Relic
13 17 (1.24%) AppDynamics
13 17 (1.24%) Citrix
13 17 (1.24%) EnterpriseDB
13 17 (1.24%) WorldPay
14 13 (0.95%) McAfee
14 13 (0.95%) SAP
14 13 (0.95%) Sun