Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > North West
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 46 54
Rank change year-on-year +16 +8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 1,012 791 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.06% 6.01% 4.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 6.60% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 801 647 476
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,200 £58,125
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 11,464 11,980 10,352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.30% 91.06% 89.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9,222 9,757 8,630
North West median annual salary £44,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.54% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,988
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,600 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +9 666 £50,000 -4.76% 109
Cheshire +21 257 £57,500 +35.29% 29
Merseyside +5 51 £40,000 - 5
Lancashire +21 30 £47,500 +18.75% 16
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 787 (77.77%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (43.18%) TDD
3 432 (42.69%) DevOps
4 411 (40.61%) Scrum
5 386 (38.14%) Java
6 348 (34.39%) .NET
7 341 (33.70%) C#
8 330 (32.61%) Software Engineering
9 293 (28.95%) JavaScript
10 283 (27.96%) Linux
11 262 (25.89%) Git (software)
12 260 (25.69%) Test Automation
13 257 (25.40%) MVC
14 248 (24.51%) Amazon AWS
15 245 (24.21%) Python
16 241 (23.81%) SQL
17 219 (21.64%) SQL Server
18 213 (21.05%) Jenkins
19 197 (19.47%) HTML
20 190 (18.77%) Microsoft Azure
21 187 (18.48%) OO
22 186 (18.38%) BDD
23 185 (18.28%) RESTful
24 183 (18.08%) Web Services
25 182 (17.98%) Degree
26 179 (17.69%) Windows
27 178 (17.59%) Ansible
28 170 (16.80%) AngularJS
29 169 (16.70%) CSS
30 162 (16.01%) Continuous Delivery

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 43 (4.25%) Apache
2 34 (3.36%) Apache Spark
3 32 (3.16%) Confluence
4 21 (2.08%) nginx
5 20 (1.98%) IIS
6 19 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (1.68%) CMS
8 16 (1.58%) OpenStack
9 15 (1.48%) Apache Pig
9 15 (1.48%) Sitefinity
10 12 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.19%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.09%) JBoss
12 7 (0.69%) CloudStack
13 6 (0.59%) NServiceBus
14 5 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.49%) EPiServer
15 4 (0.40%) Umbraco
16 3 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.099%) Blender
1 1 (0.099%) Mingle
1 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.099%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.099%) Magento
2 1 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 248 (24.51%) Amazon AWS
2 190 (18.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 60 (5.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 48 (4.74%) GitHub
5 47 (4.64%) SaaS
6 32 (3.16%) NuGet
7 28 (2.77%) OpenShift
8 27 (2.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 23 (2.27%) DigitalOcean
10 21 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
11 11 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (1.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 9 (0.89%) IaaS
12 9 (0.89%) Serverless
13 6 (0.59%) BrowserStack
13 6 (0.59%) PaaS
14 5 (0.49%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
14 5 (0.49%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 50 (4.94%) Internet
2 38 (3.75%) HTTP
3 31 (3.06%) TCP/IP
4 22 (2.17%) DNS
5 17 (1.68%) SSL
6 15 (1.48%) Hyperconnected
7 9 (0.89%) Firewall
8 7 (0.69%) VPN
9 6 (0.59%) Broadband
10 4 (0.40%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.20%) DHCP
11 2 (0.20%) Intranet
12 1 (0.099%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.099%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (0.099%) Network Security
12 1 (0.099%) VoIP
12 1 (0.099%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 111 (10.97%) MySQL
3 85 (8.40%) NoSQL
4 84 (8.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 80 (7.91%) Big Data
6 72 (7.11%) MongoDB
7 50 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
7 50 (4.94%) Relational Database
8 49 (4.84%) Hadoop
9 28 (2.77%) RDBMS
10 20 (1.98%) Oracle Database
11 18 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 18 (1.78%) MariaDB
12 16 (1.58%) Apache Hive
13 13 (1.28%) Neo4j
13 13 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
14 12 (1.19%) Redis
15 11 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 262 (25.89%) Git (software)
2 213 (21.05%) Jenkins
3 95 (9.39%) JIRA
4 93 (9.19%) Selenium
5 64 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (5.14%) NUnit
7 47 (4.64%) MSTest
7 47 (4.64%) Subversion
8 46 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 45 (4.45%) Cucumber
10 44 (4.35%) TeamCity
11 38 (3.75%) Visual Studio
12 35 (3.46%) Vagrant
13 34 (3.36%) MSBuild
14 33 (3.26%) Mercurial
15 30 (2.96%) Bitbucket
15 30 (2.96%) SonarQube
16 26 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 25 (2.47%) PHPUnit
18 24 (2.37%) Hudson
General
1 153 (15.12%) Finance
2 86 (8.50%) Retail
3 59 (5.83%) Marketing
4 51 (5.04%) Banking
5 41 (4.05%) Electronics
5 41 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 36 (3.56%) Manufacturing
7 32 (3.16%) Advertising
7 32 (3.16%) Investment Banking
8 31 (3.06%) Military
9 27 (2.67%) Law
10 22 (2.17%) Retail Banking
11 19 (1.88%) Games
12 12 (1.19%) Automotive
13 11 (1.09%) Legal
14 6 (0.59%) Back Office
14 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.49%) French Language
15 5 (0.49%) German Language
15 5 (0.49%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 374 (36.96%) Developer
2 192 (18.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 167 (16.50%) Software Engineer
4 162 (16.01%) .NET Developer
5 101 (9.98%) C# Developer
6 94 (9.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 71 (7.02%) Java Developer
8 68 (6.72%) Senior DevOps
9 65 (6.42%) Senior Developer
10 64 (6.32%) Software Developer
11 63 (6.23%) Senior Software Engineer
12 56 (5.53%) Analyst
12 56 (5.53%) Lead DevOps
12 56 (5.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 51 (5.04%) .NET Software Engineer
14 49 (4.84%) Architect
15 43 (4.25%) Test Engineer
16 41 (4.05%) Java Engineer
17 40 (3.95%) Java Software Engineer
17 40 (3.95%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 348 (34.39%) .NET
2 197 (19.47%) HTML
3 185 (18.28%) RESTful
4 183 (18.08%) Web Services
5 170 (16.80%) AngularJS
6 169 (16.70%) CSS
7 148 (14.62%) ASP.NET
8 121 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
9 117 (11.56%) React
10 108 (10.67%) jQuery
11 102 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 89 (8.79%) Spring
13 82 (8.10%) HTML5
14 80 (7.91%) WCF
15 78 (7.71%) XML
16 73 (7.21%) WPF
17 69 (6.82%) .NET Framework
18 68 (6.72%) Node.js
19 66 (6.52%) REST
20 63 (6.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
3 62 (6.13%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (5.83%) Computer Science
5 48 (4.74%) Management Information System
6 47 (4.64%) User Experience
7 28 (2.77%) Linux Command Line
7 28 (2.77%) N-Tier
8 27 (2.67%) Mobile App
9 23 (2.27%) Algorithms
9 23 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
10 22 (2.17%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.28%) Private Cloud
12 11 (1.09%) Fintech
12 11 (1.09%) Social Network
13 10 (0.99%) Virtual Team
14 8 (0.79%) Blog
14 8 (0.79%) Cloud Native
14 8 (0.79%) PKI
15 7 (0.69%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 283 (27.96%) Linux
2 179 (17.69%) Windows
3 61 (6.03%) Unix
4 33 (3.26%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.27%) Android
6 18 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (1.78%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (0.49%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.40%) Amazon Linux
9 4 (0.40%) CentOS
9 4 (0.40%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.20%) Debian
10 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.099%) AIX
11 1 (0.099%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.099%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 787 (77.77%) Agile Software Development
2 437 (43.18%) TDD
3 432 (42.69%) DevOps
4 411 (40.61%) Scrum
5 330 (32.61%) Software Engineering
6 260 (25.69%) Test Automation
7 257 (25.40%) MVC
8 187 (18.48%) OO
9 186 (18.38%) BDD
10 162 (16.01%) Continuous Delivery
11 149 (14.72%) SDLC
12 148 (14.62%) Problem-Solving
13 145 (14.33%) Kanban
14 132 (13.04%) Configuration Management
15 121 (11.96%) Continuous Improvement
16 114 (11.26%) Mentoring
17 111 (10.97%) Dependency Injection
18 110 (10.87%) Microservices
19 109 (10.77%) Open Source
20 102 (10.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 386 (38.14%) Java
2 341 (33.70%) C#
3 293 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 245 (24.21%) Python
5 241 (23.81%) SQL
6 107 (10.57%) Ruby
7 105 (10.38%) C++
8 96 (9.49%) PHP
9 94 (9.29%) Bash Shell
10 75 (7.41%) C
11 74 (7.31%) T-SQL
12 58 (5.73%) PowerShell
13 45 (4.45%) Perl
14 39 (3.85%) PL/SQL
15 38 (3.75%) Go
16 24 (2.37%) Java 8
17 23 (2.27%) VB.NET
18 21 (2.08%) Scala
19 20 (1.98%) R
20 19 (1.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 182 (17.98%) Degree
2 73 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 42 (4.15%) DV Cleared
4 37 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
5 25 (2.47%) Numerate Degree
6 24 (2.37%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.68%) AWS Certification
7 17 (1.68%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.99%) CISSP
9 9 (0.89%) CSSLP
10 8 (0.79%) ISEB
11 7 (0.69%) Sun Certification
12 5 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (0.49%) Master's Degree
12 5 (0.49%) SAFe Agilist
13 4 (0.40%) RHCE
13 4 (0.40%) RHCSA
14 3 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.30%) PMI Certification
15 1 (0.099%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (10.67%) QA
2 30 (2.96%) GCP
3 12 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.49%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.49%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 2 (0.20%) GDPR
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 15765
6 1 (0.099%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.099%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 160 (15.81%) Docker
2 64 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (6.23%) Hyper-V
4 48 (4.74%) Xen
5 41 (4.05%) VirtualBox
6 34 (3.36%) Active Directory
7 17 (1.68%) KVM
8 14 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (0.79%) Varnish
9 8 (0.79%) vSphere
10 7 (0.69%) XenServer
11 1 (0.099%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.099%) HDFS
11 1 (0.099%) NFS
Systems Management
1 178 (17.59%) Ansible
2 160 (15.81%) Opscode Chef
3 144 (14.23%) Puppet
4 110 (10.87%) Kubernetes
5 88 (8.70%) Terraform
6 35 (3.46%) Packer
6 35 (3.46%) Salt
7 22 (2.17%) Nagios
8 18 (1.78%) Consul
9 15 (1.48%) Grafana
9 15 (1.48%) Graphite
10 12 (1.19%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (0.79%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.69%) Opsview
12 7 (0.69%) SCCM
12 7 (0.69%) ZABBIX
13 6 (0.59%) Rancher
14 2 (0.20%) Istio
14 2 (0.20%) Kibana
15 1 (0.099%) logstash
Vendors
1 155 (15.32%) Microsoft
2 81 (8.00%) Google
3 74 (7.31%) Oracle
3 74 (7.31%) VMware
4 40 (3.95%) Xamarin
5 37 (3.66%) SAP
6 27 (2.67%) Facebook
7 25 (2.47%) New Relic
8 16 (1.58%) Capita
9 15 (1.48%) IBM
10 14 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.28%) Cloudera
12 12 (1.19%) Twitter
13 9 (0.89%) SaltStack
14 8 (0.79%) Atlassian
15 7 (0.69%) Apple
15 7 (0.69%) Sun
16 6 (0.59%) Adobe
16 6 (0.59%) Intapp
16 6 (0.59%) Talend