Period
to 16 September 2021

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 16 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
UK > England
6 months to
16 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 893 651 920
Rank change year-on-year -242 +269 +67
Permanent jobs citing GoCD 85 43 141
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.080% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.37% 0.43% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 24 39 51
10th Percentile £60,875 £37,500 £52,500
25th Percentile £71,250 £43,750 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £59,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +27.12% -12.59% +22.73%
75th Percentile £81,563 £68,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £93,500 £84,250 £90,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £55,750 £67,500
% change year-on-year +34.53% -17.41% +28.57%

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 22,757 9,894 25,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 21.31% 20.85% 19.22%
Number of salaries quoted 14,177 8,212 20,181
10th Percentile £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

GoCD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GoCD in England

GoCD
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GoCD in England.

Salary trend for GoCD in England

GoCD
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GoCD in England over the 6 months to 16 September 2021.

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 16 September 2021. 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 -184 68 £75,000 -1.64% 9
South West -98 5 - - 1
North of England -121 5 £78,750 +65.79% 4
Yorkshire -108 3 £78,750 +43.18% 1
South East -137 3 £80,000 +33.33%
North West -90 2 £81,250 +71.05% 1
GoCD
UK

For the 6 months to 16 September 2021, IT jobs citing GoCD 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 GoCD.

1 53 (62.35%) Kubernetes
2 51 (60.00%) GCP
3 48 (56.47%) Java
4 47 (55.29%) Docker
5 45 (52.94%) Jenkins
6 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (49.41%) AWS
8 37 (43.53%) GitLab
9 34 (40.00%) Test Automation
10 33 (38.82%) DevOps
11 32 (37.65%) Google
12 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
13 29 (34.12%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (34.12%) Microservices
13 29 (34.12%) Infrastructure as Code
14 28 (32.94%) JMeter
15 27 (31.76%) B2B
15 27 (31.76%) Ansible
16 26 (30.59%) Azure
16 26 (30.59%) Linux
16 26 (30.59%) TDD
17 25 (29.41%) Games
17 25 (29.41%) Spring
17 25 (29.41%) Maven
17 25 (29.41%) Online Games
18 23 (27.06%) Python
19 21 (24.71%) NoSQL
19 21 (24.71%) Software Engineering
20 20 (23.53%) Node.js
21 19 (22.35%) MongoDB

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 15 (17.65%) nginx
2 11 (12.94%) Apache
3 10 (11.76%) IIS
4 9 (10.59%) Drupal
5 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.18%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 51 (60.00%) GCP
2 42 (49.41%) AWS
3 26 (30.59%) Azure
4 13 (15.29%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (10.59%) Serverless
6 8 (9.41%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (8.24%) SaaS
8 4 (4.71%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (4.71%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (4.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 3 (3.53%) Amazon S3
10 2 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.35%) GitHub
10 2 (2.35%) IaaS
10 2 (2.35%) PaaS
10 2 (2.35%) Route 53
11 1 (1.18%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (1.18%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (1.18%) Cloudflare
11 1 (1.18%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (21.18%) HTTP
2 6 (7.06%) Network Security
3 3 (3.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.18%) Broadband
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) SSH
4 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) NoSQL
2 19 (22.35%) MongoDB
3 15 (17.65%) MySQL
4 13 (15.29%) BigQuery
4 13 (15.29%) Hazelcast
5 9 (10.59%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.18%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.18%) Metadata
6 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.18%) Power BI
6 1 (1.18%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.18%) Redis
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 45 (52.94%) Jenkins
2 37 (43.53%) GitLab
3 31 (36.47%) Git (software)
4 28 (32.94%) JMeter
5 25 (29.41%) Maven
6 19 (22.35%) TeamCity
7 16 (18.82%) Cucumber
7 16 (18.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (17.65%) JUnit
9 14 (16.47%) Gatling
9 14 (16.47%) SoapUI
9 14 (16.47%) TestNG
10 10 (11.76%) Postman
11 6 (7.06%) Selenium
12 4 (4.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (4.71%) webpack
13 3 (3.53%) CircleCI
13 3 (3.53%) MSBuild
14 2 (2.35%) Travis CI
15 1 (1.18%) Appium
General
1 25 (29.41%) Games
2 17 (20.00%) Social Skills
3 14 (16.47%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 9 (10.59%) Marketing
5 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.88%) Back Office
6 5 (5.88%) Retail
7 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (29.41%) Developer
2 22 (25.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (22.35%) Senior DevOps
3 19 (22.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 16 (18.82%) Java Engineer
5 15 (17.65%) Java Developer
6 14 (16.47%) Senior Java Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Technical Leader
8 9 (10.59%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Architect
9 7 (8.24%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.88%) JavaScript Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
12 3 (3.53%) AWS Engineer
12 3 (3.53%) Platform Architect
12 3 (3.53%) Platform Engineer
12 3 (3.53%) Principal Engineer
12 3 (3.53%) Principal Software Engineer
13 2 (2.35%) Cloud Engineer
13 2 (2.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (29.41%) Spring
2 20 (23.53%) Node.js
3 16 (18.82%) REST
3 16 (18.82%) WebSockets
4 13 (15.29%) JDBC
4 13 (15.29%) Spring Boot
4 13 (15.29%) Spring MVC
5 11 (12.94%) LAMP
6 10 (11.76%) Apache Camel
6 10 (11.76%) Spring WebFlux
7 9 (10.59%) CSS
7 9 (10.59%) CSS3
7 9 (10.59%) HTML
7 9 (10.59%) HTML5
7 9 (10.59%) React
7 9 (10.59%) SAML
7 9 (10.59%) Symfony
7 9 (10.59%) Web Services
8 8 (9.41%) GraphQL
9 5 (5.88%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.41%) Online Games
2 3 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.18%) Clustering
4 1 (1.18%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.59%) Linux
2 12 (14.12%) Unix
3 11 (12.94%) Windows
4 4 (4.71%) CentOS
5 2 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 33 (38.82%) DevOps
4 29 (34.12%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (34.12%) Infrastructure as Code
4 29 (34.12%) Microservices
5 27 (31.76%) B2B
6 26 (30.59%) TDD
7 21 (24.71%) Software Engineering
8 19 (22.35%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (22.35%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 19 (22.35%) SOA
9 15 (17.65%) Immutable Infrastructure
9 15 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 14 (16.47%) Load Balancing
10 14 (16.47%) Mentoring
10 14 (16.47%) Systems Engineering
11 13 (15.29%) MVC
11 13 (15.29%) Performance Testing
12 12 (14.12%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 48 (56.47%) Java
2 23 (27.06%) Python
3 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.65%) Java 8
5 13 (15.29%) PHP
6 12 (14.12%) C
7 9 (10.59%) SQL
7 9 (10.59%) TypeScript
8 6 (7.06%) Go
9 5 (5.88%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.53%) C#
11 3 (3.53%) Ruby
12 2 (2.35%) Perl
12 2 (2.35%) Scala
13 1 (1.18%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) Degree
2 10 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) QA
2 5 (5.88%) Accessibility
2 5 (5.88%) WCAG
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 47 (55.29%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) NFS
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 53 (62.35%) Kubernetes
2 27 (31.76%) Ansible
3 18 (21.18%) Terraform
4 14 (16.47%) Mesos
5 10 (11.76%) Istio
5 10 (11.76%) linkerd
6 5 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (5.88%) Puppet
7 2 (2.35%) Packer
8 1 (1.18%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (1.18%) Grafana
8 1 (1.18%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 32 (37.65%) Google
2 15 (17.65%) Splunk
3 13 (15.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.59%) Okta
5 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle
6 1 (1.18%) Talend
6 1 (1.18%) VMware