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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for CI/CD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CI/CD over the 6 months to 27 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CI/CD
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 19 21 33
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 +17
Permanent jobs citing CI/CD 579 392 301
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 10.15% 9.89% 7.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.77% 10.50% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 395 343 237
10th Percentile £40,650 £41,250 £39,870
25th Percentile £50,000 £47,250 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £58,750 £56,430
Median % change year-on-year +10.64% +4.11% +2.60%
75th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £76,250
North West median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% -

CI/CD 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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,378 3,734 3,735
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 94.30% 94.22% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,545 3,116 3,047
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £76,250 £72,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,750 £48,500
% change year-on-year +9.95% -1.55% +7.78%

CI/CD
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing CI/CD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for CI/CD in Manchester

CI/CD
Salary Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CI/CD in Manchester.

Salary trend for CI/CD in Manchester

CI/CD
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing CI/CD in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 May 2022.

Salary histogram for CI/CD in Manchester

CI/CD
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CI/CD within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Cheadle 0 5 - -
Salford -20 3 - - 4
Bolton -3 2 £58,750 +23.68%
Wigan -4 1 £77,500 +12.73% 1
CI/CD
North West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2022, IT jobs citing CI/CD 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 Manchester region with a requirement for CI/CD.

1 369 (63.73%) Agile
2 293 (50.60%) AWS
3 288 (49.74%) DevOps
4 245 (42.31%) Azure
5 220 (38.00%) Python
6 206 (35.58%) Kubernetes
7 200 (34.54%) TDD
8 193 (33.33%) Docker
9 188 (32.47%) Software Engineering
10 184 (31.78%) Java
11 176 (30.40%) JavaScript
12 164 (28.32%) React
13 156 (26.94%) Terraform
14 152 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
15 121 (20.90%) Infrastructure as Code
16 117 (20.21%) Mentoring
16 117 (20.21%) GCP
16 117 (20.21%) Jenkins
17 116 (20.03%) Git (software)
17 116 (20.03%) Full Stack Development
18 112 (19.34%) Node.js
19 111 (19.17%) C#
20 110 (19.00%) Microservices
21 108 (18.65%) RESTful
22 107 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
23 106 (18.31%) Continuous Delivery
23 106 (18.31%) Test Automation
24 105 (18.13%) .NET
25 103 (17.79%) Linux
26 98 (16.93%) Coaching

CI/CD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 28 (4.84%) Cloud Foundry
2 21 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
3 15 (2.59%) Apache Spark
4 14 (2.42%) Apache
5 8 (1.38%) Confluence
6 7 (1.21%) nginx
7 5 (0.86%) Apache Airflow
8 4 (0.69%) CMS
8 4 (0.69%) IIS
9 3 (0.52%) Sitefinity
9 3 (0.52%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.35%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 293 (50.60%) AWS
2 245 (42.31%) Azure
3 117 (20.21%) GCP
4 86 (14.85%) GitHub
5 43 (7.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 39 (6.74%) Serverless
7 38 (6.56%) SaaS
8 29 (5.01%) GitHub Actions
9 23 (3.97%) AWS Lambda
10 19 (3.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 18 (3.11%) npm
11 18 (3.11%) Power Platform
12 17 (2.94%) OpenShift
12 17 (2.94%) PaaS
13 16 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
13 16 (2.76%) Snowflake
14 15 (2.59%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 14 (2.42%) Amazon S3
15 14 (2.42%) AWS CodePipeline
15 14 (2.42%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.80%) HTTPS
2 18 (3.11%) HTTP
3 11 (1.90%) Internet
4 10 (1.73%) DNS
5 7 (1.21%) DHCP
6 5 (0.86%) FTP
7 4 (0.69%) IPsec
7 4 (0.69%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.52%) AMQP
8 3 (0.52%) Firewall
8 3 (0.52%) Network Security
9 2 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
9 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.17%) SMTP
10 1 (0.17%) VPN
10 1 (0.17%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (12.78%) MySQL
2 63 (10.88%) MongoDB
3 61 (10.54%) NoSQL
4 50 (8.64%) Relational Database
5 44 (7.60%) SQL Server
6 43 (7.43%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
8 21 (3.63%) Data Lake
8 21 (3.63%) RDBMS
9 20 (3.45%) Neo4j
10 19 (3.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 18 (3.11%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (3.11%) Power BI
12 17 (2.94%) Big Data
12 17 (2.94%) Redis
13 12 (2.07%) Oracle Database
14 11 (1.90%) Bigtable
14 11 (1.90%) Data Mart
14 11 (1.90%) DB2
14 11 (1.90%) Semantic Layer
Development Applications
1 117 (20.21%) Jenkins
2 116 (20.03%) Git (software)
3 87 (15.03%) GitLab
4 44 (7.60%) JIRA
5 33 (5.70%) Postman
5 33 (5.70%) SonarQube
6 31 (5.35%) Cypress.io
7 27 (4.66%) Selenium
7 27 (4.66%) TeamCity
8 24 (4.15%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (3.11%) Bitbucket
10 15 (2.59%) Robot Framework
11 14 (2.42%) PHPUnit
12 12 (2.07%) Travis CI
13 11 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (1.73%) IBM UrbanCode
15 9 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (1.55%) Vagrant
16 8 (1.38%) Maven
17 7 (1.21%) CircleCI
General
1 95 (16.41%) Finance
2 80 (13.82%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 70 (12.09%) Social Skills
4 41 (7.08%) Public Sector
5 39 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (6.74%) Automotive
6 36 (6.22%) Retail
7 20 (3.45%) Legal
7 20 (3.45%) Marketing
8 19 (3.28%) Banking
9 15 (2.59%) Law
10 14 (2.42%) Telecoms
11 13 (2.25%) Electronics
11 13 (2.25%) Fire and Rescue
11 13 (2.25%) Police
12 11 (1.90%) Manufacturing
13 7 (1.21%) Financial Institution
14 6 (1.04%) Tech for Good
15 5 (0.86%) Games
16 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 217 (37.48%) Developer
2 93 (16.06%) Software Engineer
3 84 (14.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 75 (12.95%) Senior Developer
5 57 (9.84%) Senior Software Engineer
6 37 (6.39%) Software Developer
7 34 (5.87%) Data Engineer
8 31 (5.35%) Full Stack Developer
9 30 (5.18%) Java Developer
10 29 (5.01%) Site Engineer
10 29 (5.01%) Site Reliability Engineer
11 28 (4.84%) Test Engineer
12 23 (3.97%) React Developer
12 23 (3.97%) Software Test Engineer
13 21 (3.63%) .NET Developer
13 21 (3.63%) Cloud Engineer
13 21 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 21 (3.63%) PHP Developer
14 20 (3.45%) Senior Software Test Engineer
14 20 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (28.32%) React
2 112 (19.34%) Node.js
3 108 (18.65%) RESTful
4 105 (18.13%) .NET
5 88 (15.20%) AngularJS
6 73 (12.61%) HTML
7 70 (12.09%) CSS
8 63 (10.88%) .NET Core
9 52 (8.98%) Spring
10 47 (8.12%) Vue.js
11 37 (6.39%) HTML5
11 37 (6.39%) Spring Boot
12 31 (5.35%) Kafka
13 30 (5.18%) REST
14 28 (4.84%) Puppeteer
15 21 (3.63%) ASP.NET
15 21 (3.63%) Laravel
15 21 (3.63%) Symfony
16 19 (3.28%) ARM Templates
16 19 (3.28%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 95 (16.41%) Cloud Native
2 42 (7.25%) User Experience
3 38 (6.56%) Blog
4 34 (5.87%) Self-Motivation
5 27 (4.66%) Greenfield Project
6 23 (3.97%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.94%) Algorithms
7 17 (2.94%) Data Protection Act
8 16 (2.76%) Mobile Payment
9 14 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.42%) Virtual Team
10 13 (2.25%) IoT
11 12 (2.07%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.90%) Data Centre
13 9 (1.55%) Cyberattack
13 9 (1.55%) Public Cloud
14 8 (1.38%) Tandem
15 7 (1.21%) Cyber Defence
15 7 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
16 6 (1.04%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 103 (17.79%) Linux
2 50 (8.64%) Windows
3 40 (6.91%) Unix
4 19 (3.28%) Windows Server
5 16 (2.76%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.59%) Android
7 10 (1.73%) Mesosphere
8 6 (1.04%) CentOS
8 6 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (0.86%) Mac OS
9 5 (0.86%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.35%) AIX
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (63.73%) Agile
2 288 (49.74%) DevOps
3 200 (34.54%) TDD
4 188 (32.47%) Software Engineering
5 152 (26.25%) Continuous Integration
6 121 (20.90%) Infrastructure as Code
7 117 (20.21%) Mentoring
8 116 (20.03%) Full Stack Development
9 110 (19.00%) Microservices
10 107 (18.48%) Problem-Solving
11 106 (18.31%) Continuous Delivery
11 106 (18.31%) Test Automation
12 98 (16.93%) Coaching
13 97 (16.75%) Analytics
14 92 (15.89%) SDLC
15 75 (12.95%) Scrum
16 56 (9.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 55 (9.50%) Machine Learning
18 54 (9.33%) OO
19 49 (8.46%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 220 (38.00%) Python
2 184 (31.78%) Java
3 176 (30.40%) JavaScript
4 111 (19.17%) C#
5 86 (14.85%) Go
6 79 (13.64%) Ruby
7 75 (12.95%) SQL
8 68 (11.74%) PowerShell
9 66 (11.40%) TypeScript
10 55 (9.50%) Bash
11 26 (4.49%) PHP
12 23 (3.97%) Kotlin
13 20 (3.45%) Scala
14 17 (2.94%) ES6
15 15 (2.59%) ES7
15 15 (2.59%) ES8
16 14 (2.42%) Apple Swift
17 13 (2.25%) T-SQL
18 11 (1.90%) C++
18 11 (1.90%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 71 (12.26%) Security Cleared
2 61 (10.54%) SC Cleared
3 21 (3.63%) Degree
4 13 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.90%) Master's Degree
6 7 (1.21%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (0.86%) AWS Certification
8 4 (0.69%) DBS Check
8 4 (0.69%) MCSA
9 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.35%) ISEB
10 2 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.35%) MCSE
10 2 (0.35%) MCTS
10 2 (0.35%) PhD
10 2 (0.35%) RHCE
10 2 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.17%) CISA
11 1 (0.17%) CISSP
11 1 (0.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.49%) QA
2 19 (3.28%) Data Quality
3 15 (2.59%) Accessibility
4 3 (0.52%) NIST
5 1 (0.17%) GDPR
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) NCSC
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 193 (33.33%) Docker
2 6 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 206 (35.58%) Kubernetes
2 156 (26.94%) Terraform
3 58 (10.02%) Ansible
4 51 (8.81%) Prometheus
5 41 (7.08%) Grafana
6 32 (5.53%) Puppet
7 25 (4.32%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.73%) Automic
8 10 (1.73%) Consul
9 8 (1.38%) Docker Swarm
10 7 (1.21%) HP Fortify
11 5 (0.86%) Nagios
11 5 (0.86%) Opsgenie
11 5 (0.86%) Packer
12 3 (0.52%) CFEngine
12 3 (0.52%) Control-M
12 3 (0.52%) Oozie
12 3 (0.52%) Rancher
13 2 (0.35%) Istio
13 2 (0.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 53 (9.15%) Google
2 50 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.63%) Oracle
4 20 (3.45%) Splunk
5 19 (3.28%) Hitachi
6 18 (3.11%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (2.76%) VMware
8 11 (1.90%) Dell
8 11 (1.90%) SAP
8 11 (1.90%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.38%) Dynatrace
11 7 (1.21%) Checkmarx
11 7 (1.21%) Veracode
12 6 (1.04%) Perforce
12 6 (1.04%) Zend
13 5 (0.86%) Cisco
13 5 (0.86%) Databricks
13 5 (0.86%) Juniper
14 4 (0.69%) Spotify