Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Deployment Automation
UK > England
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 316 366 422
Rank change year-on-year +50 +56 +60
Permanent jobs citing Deployment Automation 1,495 1,458 1,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.01% 0.87% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 0.94% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,082 1,172 1,043
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £39,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -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 135,998 154,654 159,253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 91.63% 91.90% 91.26%
Number of salaries quoted 108,808 123,799 133,287
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +1.05%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 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 +14 783 £75,000 +7.14% 109
North of England +60 260 £50,000 -16.67% 33
South East +76 217 £55,000 - 32
North West +12 118 £50,000 - 15
Yorkshire +41 106 £42,500 -29.17% 15
South West +23 93 £50,000 - 20
Midlands +19 73 £55,000 +2.33% 13
East of England +64 71 £65,000 -7.14% 17
East Midlands +28 45 £47,500 -13.64% 7
North East +27 36 £45,000 -30.77% 3
West Midlands -6 28 £60,000 +20.00% 6
Deployment Automation
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 841 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 761 (50.90%) DevOps
3 625 (41.81%) Amazon AWS
4 599 (40.07%) Continuous Integration
5 501 (33.51%) Linux
6 486 (32.51%) Microsoft Azure
7 480 (32.11%) C#
8 462 (30.90%) SQL
9 453 (30.30%) Jenkins
10 450 (30.10%) Test Automation
11 447 (29.90%) Docker
12 444 (29.70%) .NET
13 443 (29.63%) JavaScript
14 415 (27.76%) Finance
14 415 (27.76%) Puppet
15 398 (26.62%) Java
16 392 (26.22%) Python
17 389 (26.02%) Ansible
18 343 (22.94%) Scrum
19 340 (22.74%) Opscode Chef
20 323 (21.61%) Software Engineering
21 321 (21.47%) Continuous Delivery
22 320 (21.40%) Git (software)
23 317 (21.20%) SQL Server
24 316 (21.14%) Web Services
25 303 (20.27%) Kubernetes
26 282 (18.86%) Microservices
27 280 (18.73%) Microsoft
28 278 (18.60%) Windows
29 273 (18.26%) Configuration Management

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
1 115 (7.69%) Confluence
2 104 (6.96%) Apache
3 83 (5.55%) SharePoint
4 72 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
5 57 (3.81%) WebLogic
5 57 (3.81%) WebSphere
6 55 (3.68%) IIS
7 52 (3.48%) JBoss
7 52 (3.48%) Tomcat
8 46 (3.08%) Apache Solr
9 43 (2.88%) nginx
10 38 (2.54%) Apache Spark
11 37 (2.47%) CMS
12 33 (2.21%) OpenStack
13 20 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (1.20%) Anypoint
15 15 (1.00%) MS Exchange
15 15 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 14 (0.94%) Drupal
16 14 (0.94%) MQSeries
Applications
1 31 (2.07%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.13%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.067%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 51 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (1.47%) Actimize
3 9 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (0.47%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 7 (0.47%) SunGard GMI
5 2 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
6 1 (0.067%) Magento
6 1 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.067%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 625 (41.81%) Amazon AWS
2 486 (32.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 128 (8.56%) SaaS
4 104 (6.96%) Google Cloud Platform
5 99 (6.62%) GitHub
6 85 (5.69%) PaaS
7 81 (5.42%) Cloud Computing
8 76 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
9 64 (4.28%) Serverless
10 54 (3.61%) IaaS
11 50 (3.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 46 (3.08%) Amazon EC2
13 44 (2.94%) OpenShift
14 38 (2.54%) Amazon S3
15 27 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
16 25 (1.67%) Office 365
17 21 (1.40%) Datadog
18 18 (1.20%) AWS CloudTrail
18 18 (1.20%) npm
18 18 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (4.95%) Firewall
2 73 (4.88%) DNS
3 61 (4.08%) Internet
4 56 (3.75%) VPN
5 40 (2.68%) HTTP
5 40 (2.68%) SAN
6 39 (2.61%) TCP/IP
7 34 (2.27%) SSL
8 19 (1.27%) WAN
9 17 (1.14%) DHCP
10 16 (1.07%) LAN
11 14 (0.94%) Intranet
12 13 (0.87%) Network Security
12 13 (0.87%) Reverse Proxy
13 12 (0.80%) Extranet
14 10 (0.67%) NAS
15 9 (0.60%) IPsec
15 9 (0.60%) MPLS
16 8 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
17 7 (0.47%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (21.20%) SQL Server
2 209 (13.98%) NoSQL
3 109 (7.29%) MongoDB
4 81 (5.42%) MySQL
5 60 (4.01%) Relational Database
6 51 (3.41%) Big Data
7 50 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 38 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
8 38 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 34 (2.27%) Oracle Database
10 33 (2.21%) Couchbase
10 33 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 29 (1.94%) Hadoop
12 25 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
13 24 (1.61%) Redis
14 21 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
15 20 (1.34%) Geospatial Data
16 19 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 19 (1.27%) RDBMS
17 15 (1.00%) HBase
Development Applications
1 453 (30.30%) Jenkins
2 320 (21.40%) Git (software)
3 240 (16.05%) TeamCity
4 223 (14.92%) Octopus Deploy
5 206 (13.78%) JIRA
6 195 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 138 (9.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 110 (7.36%) Visual Studio Team System
9 99 (6.62%) Maven
10 78 (5.22%) Vagrant
11 77 (5.15%) Selenium
12 71 (4.75%) Subversion
13 60 (4.01%) Bitbucket
14 52 (3.48%) GitLab
14 52 (3.48%) MSBuild
14 52 (3.48%) Sonatype Nexus
15 44 (2.94%) Visual Studio
16 36 (2.41%) Gradle
17 29 (1.94%) Cucumber
17 29 (1.94%) Hudson
General
1 415 (27.76%) Finance
2 123 (8.23%) Banking
3 74 (4.95%) Retail
4 47 (3.14%) Games
4 47 (3.14%) Law
5 42 (2.81%) Front Office
6 39 (2.61%) Marketing
7 26 (1.74%) Telecoms
8 20 (1.34%) Electronics
8 20 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.07%) French Language
10 14 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.87%) Automotive
12 11 (0.74%) Advertising
12 11 (0.74%) Back Office
12 11 (0.74%) German Language
12 11 (0.74%) Swedish Language
13 6 (0.40%) Military
14 5 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 406 (27.16%) Developer
2 352 (23.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 161 (10.77%) .NET Developer
4 152 (10.17%) Architect
5 132 (8.83%) Senior Developer
6 129 (8.63%) C# Developer
7 115 (7.69%) Software Engineer
8 113 (7.56%) AWS Engineer
9 99 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
9 99 (6.62%) Platform Engineer
10 93 (6.22%) AWS DevOps
11 88 (5.89%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 85 (5.69%) Cloud Engineer
13 78 (5.22%) C# .NET Developer
14 76 (5.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 72 (4.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 66 (4.41%) Software Developer
17 60 (4.01%) Senior DevOps
18 59 (3.95%) Lead Developer
18 59 (3.95%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 444 (29.70%) .NET
2 316 (21.14%) Web Services
3 221 (14.78%) CSS
4 210 (14.05%) AngularJS
5 203 (13.58%) HTML
6 179 (11.97%) React
7 143 (9.57%) .NET Framework
7 143 (9.57%) ASP.NET
8 141 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 134 (8.96%) jQuery
10 125 (8.36%) Node.js
11 116 (7.76%) Entity Framework
12 105 (7.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 99 (6.62%) HTML5
14 95 (6.35%) .NET Core
15 90 (6.02%) RESTful
16 85 (5.69%) REST
17 76 (5.08%) Kafka
18 72 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 71 (4.75%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 155 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (8.96%) Greenfield Project
3 83 (5.55%) Mobile App
4 62 (4.15%) N-Tier
5 54 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
6 46 (3.08%) Fintech
7 42 (2.81%) Public Cloud
8 39 (2.61%) Linux Command Line
9 38 (2.54%) User Experience
10 32 (2.14%) Driving Licence
10 32 (2.14%) Mobile Banking
11 31 (2.07%) Data Centre
11 31 (2.07%) Replication
12 30 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
13 29 (1.94%) Blog
14 28 (1.87%) Equities
15 27 (1.81%) Cloud Native
15 27 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
16 22 (1.47%) CMDB
17 20 (1.34%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 501 (33.51%) Linux
2 278 (18.60%) Windows
3 143 (9.57%) Unix
4 103 (6.89%) Windows Server
5 89 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 77 (5.15%) CentOS
7 34 (2.27%) Windows 10
8 33 (2.21%) Ubuntu
9 30 (2.01%) Windows 7
10 23 (1.54%) VMS
11 19 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 17 (1.14%) Debian
13 14 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (0.67%) Apple iOS
15 9 (0.60%) CoreOS
15 9 (0.60%) Fedora
15 9 (0.60%) SUSE
16 8 (0.54%) Android
17 7 (0.47%) FreeBSD
18 5 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 841 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 761 (50.90%) DevOps
3 599 (40.07%) Continuous Integration
4 450 (30.10%) Test Automation
5 343 (22.94%) Scrum
6 323 (21.61%) Software Engineering
7 321 (21.47%) Continuous Delivery
8 282 (18.86%) Microservices
9 273 (18.26%) Configuration Management
10 261 (17.46%) TDD
11 210 (14.05%) MVC
12 181 (12.11%) Open Source
13 171 (11.44%) Problem-Solving
14 163 (10.90%) Mentoring
14 163 (10.90%) OO
15 153 (10.23%) SOLID
16 150 (10.03%) Kanban
17 145 (9.70%) Computer Science
18 129 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
19 119 (7.96%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 480 (32.11%) C#
2 462 (30.90%) SQL
3 443 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 398 (26.62%) Java
5 392 (26.22%) Python
6 231 (15.45%) PowerShell
7 180 (12.04%) Bash Shell
8 158 (10.57%) Ruby
9 141 (9.43%) T-SQL
10 108 (7.22%) Shell Script
11 70 (4.68%) PHP
12 67 (4.48%) Perl
13 50 (3.34%) Go
14 45 (3.01%) Scala
15 38 (2.54%) TypeScript
16 36 (2.41%) C++
17 22 (1.47%) C
18 20 (1.34%) VBA
19 15 (1.00%) F#
20 12 (0.80%) AWK
Qualifications
1 200 (13.38%) Degree
2 87 (5.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (3.75%) AWS Certification
4 48 (3.21%) Security Cleared
5 43 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 29 (1.94%) SC Cleared
7 18 (1.20%) ISEB
8 16 (1.07%) MCSA
9 15 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
9 15 (1.00%) MCSE
10 14 (0.94%) MCDST
11 12 (0.80%) Master's Degree
12 10 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.60%) RHCE
13 9 (0.60%) RHCSA
14 8 (0.54%) ISTQB
14 8 (0.54%) MCP
15 7 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (0.40%) MCPD
16 6 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (6.29%) QA
2 20 (1.34%) SLA
3 15 (1.00%) GDPR
4 10 (0.67%) MiFID
5 9 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.60%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.54%) EMIR
6 8 (0.54%) FATCA
7 6 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.067%) PMO
System Software
1 447 (29.90%) Docker
2 70 (4.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (4.28%) Active Directory
4 47 (3.14%) Virtual Machines
5 33 (2.21%) Hyper-V
6 24 (1.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 22 (1.47%) vSphere
8 15 (1.00%) Varnish
9 13 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
10 10 (0.67%) Xen
10 10 (0.67%) XenServer
11 9 (0.60%) XenApp
12 8 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.47%) HDFS
13 7 (0.47%) Samba
14 5 (0.33%) XenDesktop
15 4 (0.27%) Apache Flume
15 4 (0.27%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.27%) etcd
15 4 (0.27%) SkyDNS
Systems Management
1 415 (27.76%) Puppet
2 389 (26.02%) Ansible
3 340 (22.74%) Opscode Chef
4 303 (20.27%) Kubernetes
5 201 (13.44%) Terraform
6 64 (4.28%) Nagios
7 51 (3.41%) Packer
8 50 (3.34%) Cobbler
8 50 (3.34%) SCCM
9 47 (3.14%) Docker Swarm
10 38 (2.54%) ZABBIX
11 34 (2.27%) Grafana
11 34 (2.27%) Salt
12 27 (1.81%) Prometheus
13 25 (1.67%) Tivoli
14 20 (1.34%) Graphite
15 19 (1.27%) Consul
15 19 (1.27%) WSUS
16 15 (1.00%) Mesos
16 15 (1.00%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 280 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 206 (13.78%) Oracle
3 108 (7.22%) VMware
4 107 (7.16%) Google
5 103 (6.89%) Red Hat
6 102 (6.82%) Splunk
7 60 (4.01%) New Relic
8 52 (3.48%) Atlassian
9 51 (3.41%) Nintex
10 50 (3.34%) IBM
11 37 (2.47%) AppDynamics
12 26 (1.74%) MuleSoft
12 26 (1.74%) Tableau
13 24 (1.61%) Dynatrace
14 23 (1.54%) Cisco
14 23 (1.54%) EnterpriseDB
15 21 (1.40%) SAP
15 21 (1.40%) WorldPay
16 16 (1.07%) ServiceNow
16 16 (1.07%) Sun