Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > North West
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 44 25 46
Rank change year-on-year -19 +21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 586 1,049 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.58% 8.66% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 9.44% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 351 834 629
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - -

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 9,866 11,109 12,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 94.01% 91.69% 91.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7,305 8,931 9,703
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 20 August 2019.

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 20 August 2019. 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 -14 414 £55,000 +10.00% 79
Cheshire -16 102 £50,000 -11.11% 18
Lancashire +9 57 £64,852 +36.53% 12
Merseyside -35 10 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, 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.

1 382 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (49.32%) DevOps
3 213 (36.35%) Software Engineering
4 204 (34.81%) TDD
5 177 (30.20%) Java
6 176 (30.03%) Amazon AWS
7 173 (29.52%) Test Automation
8 168 (28.67%) JavaScript
9 156 (26.62%) Scrum
10 155 (26.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 142 (24.23%) Git (software)
12 140 (23.89%) C#
13 139 (23.72%) Mentoring
14 118 (20.14%) .NET
15 117 (19.97%) Continuous Delivery
15 117 (19.97%) Problem-Solving
16 116 (19.80%) Microsoft
17 109 (18.60%) OO
18 106 (18.09%) Microservices
19 105 (17.92%) SDLC
20 100 (17.06%) BDD
21 99 (16.89%) Node.js
22 98 (16.72%) RESTful
23 97 (16.55%) Linux
24 96 (16.38%) HTML
24 96 (16.38%) Coaching
25 90 (15.36%) React
25 90 (15.36%) CSS
26 88 (15.02%) JIRA
27 86 (14.68%) 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 57 (9.73%) Confluence
2 30 (5.12%) Cloud Foundry
3 26 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (4.44%) WebSphere
4 17 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
5 16 (2.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 13 (2.22%) Umbraco
7 12 (2.05%) Apache Spark
8 11 (1.88%) IIS
9 10 (1.71%) CMS
10 7 (1.19%) Apache
10 7 (1.19%) nginx
11 6 (1.02%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.51%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.51%) CloudStack
12 3 (0.51%) Skype for Business
13 2 (0.34%) EPiServer
13 2 (0.34%) JBoss
13 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 176 (30.03%) Amazon AWS
2 155 (26.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (13.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 54 (9.22%) Serverless
5 52 (8.87%) GitHub
6 41 (7.00%) AWS Lambda
7 25 (4.27%) SaaS
8 18 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
9 17 (2.90%) Amazon SQS
10 12 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (1.88%) Amazon S3
12 10 (1.71%) IaaS
13 9 (1.54%) Apigee
14 8 (1.37%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 8 (1.37%) Heroku
14 8 (1.37%) PaaS
15 6 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
15 6 (1.02%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
16 5 (0.85%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 63 (10.75%) Broadband
2 17 (2.90%) TCP/IP
3 11 (1.88%) HTTP
3 11 (1.88%) Internet
4 10 (1.71%) Calico
5 7 (1.19%) DNS
5 7 (1.19%) Firewall
5 7 (1.19%) WAN
6 6 (1.02%) Bluetooth
6 6 (1.02%) Network Security
7 5 (0.85%) DHCP
7 5 (0.85%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.68%) SSL
9 3 (0.51%) Intranet
9 3 (0.51%) NFC
9 3 (0.51%) RFID
9 3 (0.51%) Skype
9 3 (0.51%) VLAN
9 3 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (14.16%) SQL Server
2 71 (12.12%) NoSQL
3 67 (11.43%) MongoDB
4 63 (10.75%) MySQL
5 38 (6.48%) Big Data
6 33 (5.63%) Relational Database
7 32 (5.46%) PostgreSQL
8 30 (5.12%) Neo4j
9 6 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
9 6 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
9 6 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.02%) Redis
10 5 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.68%) DB2
11 4 (0.68%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.51%) MariaDB
12 3 (0.51%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.34%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 142 (24.23%) Git (software)
2 88 (15.02%) JIRA
3 80 (13.65%) Jenkins
4 44 (7.51%) Selenium
5 38 (6.48%) GitLab
6 30 (5.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 30 (5.12%) Visual Studio
7 27 (4.61%) TeamCity
8 21 (3.58%) Subversion
9 19 (3.24%) Maven
10 18 (3.07%) Gradle
11 17 (2.90%) CircleCI
11 17 (2.90%) Cucumber
11 17 (2.90%) Mercurial
11 17 (2.90%) SoapUI
12 15 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 15 (2.56%) gulp
12 15 (2.56%) SpecFlow
13 14 (2.39%) RSpec
13 14 (2.39%) Vagrant
General
1 68 (11.60%) Banking
2 65 (11.09%) Finance
3 43 (7.34%) Retail
4 18 (3.07%) Public Sector
5 16 (2.73%) Games
6 15 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.88%) Marketing
8 5 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.85%) Automotive
8 5 (0.85%) Military
8 5 (0.85%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Law
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 226 (38.57%) Developer
2 119 (20.31%) Software Engineer
3 81 (13.82%) Senior Developer
4 70 (11.95%) DevOps Engineer
5 46 (7.85%) Java Developer
6 44 (7.51%) Senior Software Engineer
7 39 (6.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 37 (6.31%) Full Stack Developer
9 35 (5.97%) Test Engineer
10 29 (4.95%) Agile Developer
11 28 (4.78%) Lead Developer
12 25 (4.27%) Software Developer
13 24 (4.10%) .NET Developer
13 24 (4.10%) Agile Java Developer
13 24 (4.10%) Java Engineer
13 24 (4.10%) Pega Developer
14 23 (3.92%) AWS Engineer
14 23 (3.92%) C# Developer
14 23 (3.92%) Java Software Engineer
14 23 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (20.14%) .NET
2 99 (16.89%) Node.js
3 98 (16.72%) RESTful
4 96 (16.38%) HTML
5 90 (15.36%) CSS
5 90 (15.36%) React
6 76 (12.97%) AngularJS
7 68 (11.60%) Web Services
8 61 (10.41%) JSON
9 58 (9.90%) REST
10 57 (9.73%) XML
11 43 (7.34%) SOAP
12 42 (7.17%) HTML5
13 41 (7.00%) WCF
14 37 (6.31%) Sass
15 36 (6.14%) ASP.NET Web API
16 33 (5.63%) .NET Framework
16 33 (5.63%) ASP.NET
16 33 (5.63%) GraphQL
17 31 (5.29%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.68%) User Experience
2 43 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.97%) Robotics
4 34 (5.80%) Mobile App
5 33 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
6 32 (5.46%) Cloud Native
7 31 (5.29%) Greenfield Project
8 23 (3.92%) Algorithms
9 22 (3.75%) Public Cloud
10 15 (2.56%) BBC
10 15 (2.56%) Data Structures
11 14 (2.39%) Smartphone
12 13 (2.22%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
14 4 (0.68%) Client/Server
14 4 (0.68%) NHS
14 4 (0.68%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.51%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.51%) PKI
15 3 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 97 (16.55%) Linux
2 39 (6.66%) Windows
3 35 (5.97%) Unix
4 28 (4.78%) Android
5 13 (2.22%) Windows Server
6 11 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 6 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.85%) CentOS
9 2 (0.34%) AIX
9 2 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (65.19%) Agile Software Development
2 289 (49.32%) DevOps
3 213 (36.35%) Software Engineering
4 204 (34.81%) TDD
5 173 (29.52%) Test Automation
6 156 (26.62%) Scrum
7 139 (23.72%) Mentoring
8 117 (19.97%) Continuous Delivery
8 117 (19.97%) Problem-Solving
9 109 (18.60%) OO
10 106 (18.09%) Microservices
11 105 (17.92%) SDLC
12 100 (17.06%) BDD
13 96 (16.38%) Coaching
14 77 (13.14%) Continuous Improvement
15 76 (12.97%) Computer Science
16 70 (11.95%) Kanban
17 62 (10.58%) E-Commerce
18 61 (10.41%) MVC
19 59 (10.07%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 177 (30.20%) Java
2 168 (28.67%) JavaScript
3 140 (23.89%) C#
4 86 (14.68%) Python
5 69 (11.77%) C++
5 69 (11.77%) SQL
6 48 (8.19%) Ruby
7 32 (5.46%) Bash Shell
8 27 (4.61%) PHP
9 20 (3.41%) T-SQL
10 17 (2.90%) Perl
10 17 (2.90%) PowerShell
11 15 (2.56%) C
11 15 (2.56%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.22%) TypeScript
13 12 (2.05%) Groovy
14 11 (1.88%) MATLAB
15 10 (1.71%) ES6
15 10 (1.71%) Scala
16 9 (1.54%) Go
Qualifications
1 85 (14.51%) Degree
2 22 (3.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.73%) ISTQB
4 15 (2.56%) AWS Certification
5 14 (2.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.85%) MCSD
8 4 (0.68%) RHCE
8 4 (0.68%) RHCSA
9 3 (0.51%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.17%) ISEB
10 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (9.22%) QA
2 6 (1.02%) SLA
3 3 (0.51%) WCAG
4 2 (0.34%) GDPR
5 1 (0.17%) PMO
System Software
1 80 (13.65%) Docker
2 17 (2.90%) Varnish
3 8 (1.37%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.85%) etcd
5 5 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (0.68%) vSphere
7 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 67 (11.43%) Ansible
2 57 (9.73%) Kubernetes
3 54 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
4 50 (8.53%) Puppet
5 48 (8.19%) Terraform
6 25 (4.27%) CA Service Virtualization
7 12 (2.05%) Docker Swarm
8 11 (1.88%) Consul
8 11 (1.88%) Packer
9 10 (1.71%) Istio
10 9 (1.54%) Grafana
10 9 (1.54%) Salt
11 6 (1.02%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.85%) Kibana
12 5 (0.85%) logstash
12 5 (0.85%) Nessus
13 4 (0.68%) Graphite
13 4 (0.68%) Opsview
13 4 (0.68%) Prometheus
13 4 (0.68%) WSUS
Vendors
1 116 (19.80%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.66%) Google
3 38 (6.48%) Pega
4 25 (4.27%) CA
5 16 (2.73%) Adobe
6 14 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.39%) Splunk
7 13 (2.22%) New Relic
7 13 (2.22%) Oracle
7 13 (2.22%) VMware
8 11 (1.88%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.71%) AppDynamics
9 10 (1.71%) Cisco
10 8 (1.37%) TIBCO
11 7 (1.19%) IBM
11 7 (1.19%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.02%) Meraki
13 5 (0.85%) CyberArk
14 3 (0.51%) Instagram
14 3 (0.51%) SaltStack