Period
to 14 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GoCD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GoCD over the 6 months to 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1060 1096 1261
Rank change year-on-year +36 +165 +33
Permanent jobs citing GoCD 115 97 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.068% 0.055% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.34% 0.29% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 71 92 11
England median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% -8.33% -40.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +19.05% -12.50% -40.00%

GoCD is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 34076 33046 36035
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 20.26% 18.87% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28075 28718 30978
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

GoCD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GoCD in England

GoCD
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GoCD in England

GoCD
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GoCD in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for GoCD in England

GoCD
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GoCD within the England region over the 6 months to 14 December 2017. 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 -20 68 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Midlands - 20 £70,000 - 2
West Midlands - 20 £70,000 - 2
North of England +13 17 £67,500 +5.88%
Yorkshire +44 13 £47,500 -2.56%
South East +48 5 £57,000 -15.56%
South West +10 4 £45,000 -37.93% 3
North West -9 4 £68,750 -5.17%
East of England +13 1 £60,000 -7.69% 2
GoCD
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing GoCD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for GoCD.

1 92 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 76 (66.09%) DevOps
3 73 (63.48%) Docker
4 72 (62.61%) Amazon AWS
5 70 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (57.39%) Java
7 62 (53.91%) Linux
8 58 (50.43%) Python
9 55 (47.83%) Continuous Delivery
10 52 (45.22%) Git (software)
11 50 (43.48%) Puppet
12 43 (37.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 43 (37.39%) Continuous Integration
13 39 (33.91%) Ruby
14 37 (32.17%) Configuration Management
15 35 (30.43%) GitHub
16 34 (29.57%) Opscode Chef
17 32 (27.83%) Ansible
18 30 (26.09%) Microservices
19 28 (24.35%) Cucumber
19 28 (24.35%) QA
20 27 (23.48%) SQL
21 26 (22.61%) TDD
21 26 (22.61%) Games
22 25 (21.74%) TeamCity
22 25 (21.74%) NoSQL
23 24 (20.87%) Node.js
24 23 (20.00%) Vagrant
24 23 (20.00%) Test Automation
24 23 (20.00%) Kubernetes

GoCD
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 10 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.09%) CMS
2 7 (6.09%) Drupal
3 5 (4.35%) Confluence
3 5 (4.35%) nginx
3 5 (4.35%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.48%) CloudStack
5 3 (2.61%) Apache
6 2 (1.74%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.87%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.87%) IIS
7 1 (0.87%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (0.87%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 72 (62.61%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (30.43%) GitHub
3 22 (19.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (18.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (13.04%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (12.17%) IaaS
7 12 (10.43%) AWS Lambda
7 12 (10.43%) Serverless
8 11 (9.57%) Amazon Kinesis
8 11 (9.57%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (6.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (6.96%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (6.96%) Datadog
10 7 (6.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (6.09%) Amazon S3
11 6 (5.22%) CloudBees
11 6 (5.22%) SaaS
12 4 (3.48%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (3.48%) BrowserStack
13 1 (0.87%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.57%) HTTP
2 6 (5.22%) DNS
3 4 (3.48%) SAN
4 2 (1.74%) DHCP
4 2 (1.74%) Firewall
4 2 (1.74%) LDAP
4 2 (1.74%) OpenVPN
4 2 (1.74%) SMTP
4 2 (1.74%) SSL
5 1 (0.87%) SNMP
5 1 (0.87%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.87%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.74%) NoSQL
2 22 (19.13%) MongoDB
3 17 (14.78%) Big Data
4 16 (13.91%) MySQL
5 15 (13.04%) Redis
6 11 (9.57%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (9.57%) Relational Database
7 8 (6.96%) Amazon RDS
8 7 (6.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 7 (6.09%) Data Mining
9 6 (5.22%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.74%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.74%) SQL Server
12 1 (0.87%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 92 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 52 (45.22%) Git (software)
3 43 (37.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 28 (24.35%) Cucumber
5 25 (21.74%) TeamCity
6 23 (20.00%) Vagrant
7 21 (18.26%) JIRA
8 20 (17.39%) Maven
9 18 (15.65%) GitLab
9 18 (15.65%) Selenium
10 16 (13.91%) Bitbucket
11 15 (13.04%) Travis CI
12 9 (7.83%) Subversion
12 9 (7.83%) WebDriver
13 7 (6.09%) Ant
13 7 (6.09%) Codeship
13 7 (6.09%) Hudson
13 7 (6.09%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (5.22%) ClearCase
14 6 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (22.61%) Games
2 20 (17.39%) Finance
3 4 (3.48%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Advertising
5 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (29.57%) Developer
2 33 (28.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (15.65%) Java Engineer
4 16 (13.91%) Java Developer
5 12 (10.43%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 10 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.83%) AWS Developer
9 8 (6.96%) Developer in Test
9 8 (6.96%) DevOps Manager
9 8 (6.96%) MySQL Developer
10 7 (6.09%) Automation Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) AWS DevOps
11 6 (5.22%) AWS Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Consultant
11 6 (5.22%) Platform Engineer
11 6 (5.22%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (4.35%) Analyst
12 5 (4.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.87%) Node.js
2 20 (17.39%) REST
3 18 (15.65%) Spring
4 15 (13.04%) Spring Boot
5 14 (12.17%) Hibernate
6 13 (11.30%) Apache Camel
7 10 (8.70%) .NET
8 8 (6.96%) Gherkin
8 8 (6.96%) HATEOAS
8 8 (6.96%) Kafka
9 7 (6.09%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (6.09%) Web Services
10 6 (5.22%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (5.22%) RESTful
10 6 (5.22%) Sensu
10 6 (5.22%) SOAP
11 5 (4.35%) ActiveMQ
11 5 (4.35%) CSS
11 5 (4.35%) MCollective
11 5 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Fintech
2 16 (13.91%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (11.30%) Video\Live Streaming
4 7 (6.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.22%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.48%) BBC
6 4 (3.48%) New Media
6 4 (3.48%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.48%) User Experience
7 3 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (2.61%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.74%) Online Games
9 1 (0.87%) Infotainment
9 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.87%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 62 (53.91%) Linux
2 16 (13.91%) Unix
3 12 (10.43%) Windows
4 9 (7.83%) CentOS
5 7 (6.09%) CoreOS
6 6 (5.22%) Ubuntu
7 5 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.48%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (3.48%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.74%) Android
9 2 (1.74%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.87%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (66.09%) DevOps
2 70 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (47.83%) Continuous Delivery
4 43 (37.39%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (32.17%) Configuration Management
6 30 (26.09%) Microservices
7 26 (22.61%) TDD
8 23 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 22 (19.13%) Scrum
10 21 (18.26%) Software Engineering
11 20 (17.39%) Software Delivery
11 20 (17.39%) Software Testing
12 17 (14.78%) BDD
13 16 (13.91%) Analytics
14 13 (11.30%) Collaborative Working
15 12 (10.43%) Mentoring
16 11 (9.57%) Coaching
17 10 (8.70%) Continuous Deployment
17 10 (8.70%) Kanban
17 10 (8.70%) Release Automation
Programming Languages
1 66 (57.39%) Java
2 58 (50.43%) Python
3 39 (33.91%) Ruby
4 27 (23.48%) SQL
5 21 (18.26%) PowerShell
6 19 (16.52%) JavaScript
7 17 (14.78%) Bash Shell
8 13 (11.30%) C#
8 13 (11.30%) Scala
9 12 (10.43%) Go
9 12 (10.43%) PHP
10 4 (3.48%) Perl
11 2 (1.74%) C++
11 2 (1.74%) Groovy
11 2 (1.74%) Java 9
12 1 (0.87%) R
12 1 (0.87%) Rust
12 1 (0.87%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Degree
2 7 (6.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.61%) ISEB
3 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (24.35%) QA
System Software
1 73 (63.48%) Docker
2 12 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.09%) Xen
4 4 (3.48%) VirtualBox
5 3 (2.61%) LXC
6 2 (1.74%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.74%) NFS
7 1 (0.87%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 50 (43.48%) Puppet
2 34 (29.57%) Opscode Chef
3 32 (27.83%) Ansible
4 23 (20.00%) Kubernetes
5 20 (17.39%) Terraform
6 13 (11.30%) rkt
7 11 (9.57%) Nagios
8 8 (6.96%) Packer
9 7 (6.09%) Capistrano
9 7 (6.09%) Pingdom
10 6 (5.22%) Graphite
11 3 (2.61%) CA Service Virtualization
11 3 (2.61%) Grafana
11 3 (2.61%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.74%) Salt
13 1 (0.87%) Consul
13 1 (0.87%) Kibana
Vendors
1 16 (13.91%) VMware
2 12 (10.43%) Google
3 9 (7.83%) Splunk
4 7 (6.09%) AppDynamics
4 7 (6.09%) Rackspace
5 6 (5.22%) Dynatrace
5 6 (5.22%) New Relic
6 5 (4.35%) Cognizant
7 4 (3.48%) BT
7 4 (3.48%) McAfee
7 4 (3.48%) NetApp
7 4 (3.48%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.48%) XebiaLabs
8 3 (2.61%) CA
8 3 (2.61%) IBM
8 3 (2.61%) SaltStack
9 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.74%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.74%) Oracle
10 1 (0.87%) JD Edwards