Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Continuous Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Integration over the 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > North West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 49 63
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14 +51
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 769 646 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.06% 5.25% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.66% 5.80% 4.58%
Number of salaries quoted 623 547 425
North West median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +16.47% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,200 £70,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000

Continuous Integration 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,547 11,131 10,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.94% 90.44% 88.71%
Number of salaries quoted 9,222 9,283 8,847
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,261 £26,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Continuous Integration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the North West

Continuous Integration
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the North West.

Salary trend for Continuous Integration in the North West

Continuous Integration
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration in the North West over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Integration in the North West

Continuous Integration
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Integration within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Manchester +1 510 £50,000 -4.76% 93
Cheshire -10 151 £52,500 +40.00% 17
Merseyside +48 79 £57,500 +43.75% 10
Lancashire +32 25 £47,500 +47.29% 4
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 North West region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 577 (75.03%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (44.60%) Scrum
3 330 (42.91%) TDD
4 304 (39.53%) DevOps
5 282 (36.67%) .NET
6 267 (34.72%) Java
7 255 (33.16%) C#
8 229 (29.78%) Linux
8 229 (29.78%) MVC
9 225 (29.26%) SQL
10 222 (28.87%) SQL Server
11 208 (27.05%) JavaScript
11 208 (27.05%) Test Automation
12 199 (25.88%) Software Engineering
13 192 (24.97%) Git (software)
14 183 (23.80%) OO
15 182 (23.67%) HTML
16 176 (22.89%) Web Services
17 175 (22.76%) CSS
18 166 (21.59%) BDD
19 157 (20.42%) RESTful
20 155 (20.16%) Windows
21 149 (19.38%) ASP.NET
22 147 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
23 145 (18.86%) Jenkins
24 144 (18.73%) Finance
25 138 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
26 135 (17.56%) Puppet
27 123 (15.99%) jQuery
28 122 (15.86%) Python

Continuous Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 50 (6.50%) Apache
2 34 (4.42%) Confluence
3 20 (2.60%) nginx
4 14 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 13 (1.69%) Apache Spark
5 13 (1.69%) CMS
5 13 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.69%) JBoss
6 11 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.30%) OpenStack
8 6 (0.78%) CloudStack
9 5 (0.65%) IIS
10 4 (0.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.52%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.39%) ColdFusion
11 3 (0.39%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.26%) CICS
12 2 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.13%) InDesign
2 1 (0.13%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (0.52%) Magento
2 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 147 (19.12%) Amazon AWS
2 87 (11.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (6.24%) GitHub
4 29 (3.77%) AWS CloudFormation
5 22 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 16 (2.08%) DigitalOcean
7 15 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 13 (1.69%) OpenShift
10 12 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
12 10 (1.30%) SaaS
13 7 (0.91%) PaaS
14 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
14 4 (0.52%) Amazon SQS
14 4 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.52%) Google App Engine
14 4 (0.52%) IaaS
14 4 (0.52%) Office 365
14 4 (0.52%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.20%) HTTP
1 40 (5.20%) Internet
2 27 (3.51%) Broadband
3 13 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.43%) DNS
5 10 (1.30%) SSL
6 2 (0.26%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) IPsec
6 2 (0.26%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.26%) SAN
7 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.13%) Skype
7 1 (0.13%) VoIP
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (28.87%) SQL Server
2 89 (11.57%) SQL Server 2016
3 71 (9.23%) MySQL
4 62 (8.06%) NoSQL
5 45 (5.85%) Big Data
6 38 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 34 (4.42%) Hadoop
7 34 (4.42%) Relational Database
8 21 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
9 19 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (2.34%) DB2
11 16 (2.08%) Redis
12 15 (1.95%) RDBMS
13 13 (1.69%) Oracle Database
13 13 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (0.78%) DTS
15 6 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 192 (24.97%) Git (software)
2 145 (18.86%) Jenkins
3 91 (11.83%) NUnit
4 82 (10.66%) JIRA
5 80 (10.40%) MSTest
6 69 (8.97%) Selenium
7 61 (7.93%) Subversion
8 54 (7.02%) Bitbucket
9 43 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 41 (5.33%) Cucumber
11 36 (4.68%) Mercurial
12 35 (4.55%) NuGet
13 29 (3.77%) JUnit
14 27 (3.51%) Jasmine
15 26 (3.38%) Gradle
16 25 (3.25%) SonarQube
17 24 (3.12%) PHPUnit
18 23 (2.99%) Vagrant
19 21 (2.73%) Maven
20 19 (2.47%) WebDriver
General
1 144 (18.73%) Finance
2 49 (6.37%) Marketing
2 49 (6.37%) Retail
3 46 (5.98%) Advertising
4 45 (5.85%) Banking
5 41 (5.33%) Telecoms
6 26 (3.38%) Manufacturing
7 20 (2.60%) Investment Banking
7 20 (2.60%) Law
8 15 (1.95%) Multimedia
9 12 (1.56%) Legal
9 12 (1.56%) Military
10 11 (1.43%) Retail Banking
11 10 (1.30%) Electronics
11 10 (1.30%) Games
12 3 (0.39%) Automotive
12 3 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.26%) French Language
13 2 (0.26%) German Language
13 2 (0.26%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 355 (46.16%) Developer
2 160 (20.81%) .NET Developer
3 125 (16.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 82 (10.66%) Software Engineer
5 67 (8.71%) C# Developer
6 65 (8.45%) Senior Developer
7 62 (8.06%) Software Developer
8 58 (7.54%) C# .NET Developer
9 56 (7.28%) Java Developer
10 39 (5.07%) Senior Software Engineer
11 38 (4.94%) .NET Software Engineer
11 38 (4.94%) Senior DevOps
12 37 (4.81%) Team Leader
13 35 (4.55%) Lead DevOps
14 34 (4.42%) Architect
15 31 (4.03%) Linux Engineer
16 30 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
16 30 (3.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 30 (3.90%) C# Software Engineer
17 29 (3.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 282 (36.67%) .NET
2 182 (23.67%) HTML
3 176 (22.89%) Web Services
4 175 (22.76%) CSS
5 157 (20.42%) RESTful
6 149 (19.38%) ASP.NET
7 123 (15.99%) jQuery
8 107 (13.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 89 (11.57%) AngularJS
10 88 (11.44%) SOAP
10 88 (11.44%) WPF
11 82 (10.66%) ASP.NET Web API
12 81 (10.53%) REST
12 81 (10.53%) XML
13 80 (10.40%) HTML5
14 70 (9.10%) Spring
15 69 (8.97%) WCF
16 61 (7.93%) CSS3
16 61 (7.93%) WinForms
17 52 (6.76%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.84%) Greenfield Project
2 37 (4.81%) Computer Science
3 33 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (4.29%) User Experience
4 26 (3.38%) Algorithms
5 25 (3.25%) Data Structures
6 22 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (2.60%) Linux Command Line
7 20 (2.60%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.60%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.34%) Life Science
9 16 (2.08%) e-Learning
10 15 (1.95%) Social Network
11 13 (1.69%) RIA
12 12 (1.56%) Fintech
13 11 (1.43%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.78%) Replication
15 5 (0.65%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.65%) Private Cloud
16 4 (0.52%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 229 (29.78%) Linux
2 155 (20.16%) Windows
3 80 (10.40%) Unix
4 23 (2.99%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (1.69%) Android
7 11 (1.43%) CentOS
7 11 (1.43%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.78%) Debian
8 6 (0.78%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.26%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 577 (75.03%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (44.60%) Scrum
3 330 (42.91%) TDD
4 304 (39.53%) DevOps
5 229 (29.78%) MVC
6 208 (27.05%) Test Automation
7 199 (25.88%) Software Engineering
8 183 (23.80%) OO
9 166 (21.59%) BDD
10 112 (14.56%) Dependency Injection
11 102 (13.26%) SDLC
12 94 (12.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 94 (12.22%) Kanban
13 92 (11.96%) MVVM
14 80 (10.40%) Configuration Management
15 69 (8.97%) Mentoring
16 61 (7.93%) RUP
16 61 (7.93%) Unit Testing
17 55 (7.15%) DSDM
17 55 (7.15%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 267 (34.72%) Java
2 255 (33.16%) C#
3 225 (29.26%) SQL
4 208 (27.05%) JavaScript
5 122 (15.86%) Python
6 76 (9.88%) Ruby
7 73 (9.49%) Bash Shell
8 70 (9.10%) T-SQL
9 68 (8.84%) C++
10 63 (8.19%) PHP
11 50 (6.50%) VB.NET
12 47 (6.11%) PL/SQL
13 36 (4.68%) VB
14 28 (3.64%) C
15 27 (3.51%) Shell Script
16 24 (3.12%) PowerShell
17 23 (2.99%) Perl
18 14 (1.82%) Go
18 14 (1.82%) Objective-C
19 13 (1.69%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 115 (14.95%) Degree
2 32 (4.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 23 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 15 (1.95%) DV Cleared
5 12 (1.56%) Numerate Degree
6 11 (1.43%) Master's Degree
7 8 (1.04%) AWS Certification
7 8 (1.04%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.04%) Sun Certification
8 4 (0.52%) CISSP
8 4 (0.52%) CSSLP
8 4 (0.52%) ISEB
9 2 (0.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.26%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (11.18%) QA
2 11 (1.43%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 8 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.39%) GCP
7 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 84 (10.92%) Docker
2 60 (7.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (5.98%) Hyper-V
4 39 (5.07%) Xen
5 33 (4.29%) VirtualBox
6 10 (1.30%) Varnish
7 9 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.91%) vSphere
9 6 (0.78%) XenServer
10 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
10 1 (0.13%) NFS
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 138 (17.95%) Opscode Chef
2 135 (17.56%) Puppet
3 81 (10.53%) Ansible
4 43 (5.59%) Kubernetes
5 28 (3.64%) Terraform
6 26 (3.38%) Packer
7 21 (2.73%) ZABBIX
8 20 (2.60%) Salt
9 17 (2.21%) Cobbler
9 17 (2.21%) Tivoli
10 12 (1.56%) Ambari
11 8 (1.04%) Simian Army
12 7 (0.91%) Nagios
13 6 (0.78%) Grafana
13 6 (0.78%) Graphite
13 6 (0.78%) HAProxy
14 4 (0.52%) Capistrano
15 3 (0.39%) Kibana
16 2 (0.26%) Graylog
16 2 (0.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 106 (13.78%) Microsoft
2 76 (9.88%) VMware
3 66 (8.58%) Oracle
4 47 (6.11%) Facebook
5 32 (4.16%) Google
6 23 (2.99%) Red Hat
7 20 (2.60%) Xamarin
8 19 (2.47%) New Relic
9 15 (1.95%) EnterpriseDB
9 15 (1.95%) SaltStack
9 15 (1.95%) Twitter
10 14 (1.82%) Capita
11 12 (1.56%) Hortonworks
12 10 (1.30%) SAP
13 9 (1.17%) WorldPay
14 8 (1.04%) Adobe
14 8 (1.04%) Apigee
14 8 (1.04%) Sun
15 7 (0.91%) IBM
16 6 (0.78%) Atlassian