Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > North West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 42 59
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17 +36
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 930 769 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.56% 6.22% 4.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.23% 6.80% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 740 643 432
North West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £28,775
90th Percentile £71,250 £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 11,302 11,317 9,973
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.87% 91.52% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 9,053 9,364 8,347
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,200
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 +5 591 £52,500 -2.78% 88
Cheshire +5 232 £57,500 +35.29% 29
Merseyside +10 61 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Lancashire +32 38 £47,500 -20.83% 9
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 708 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (42.47%) DevOps
3 393 (42.26%) TDD
4 381 (40.97%) Scrum
5 357 (38.39%) Java
6 320 (34.41%) .NET
7 310 (33.33%) C#
8 299 (32.15%) Software Engineering
9 291 (31.29%) Linux
10 257 (27.63%) Git (software)
11 240 (25.81%) MVC
12 236 (25.38%) Test Automation
13 229 (24.62%) SQL
14 228 (24.52%) JavaScript
15 221 (23.76%) Python
16 211 (22.69%) SQL Server
17 205 (22.04%) Windows
18 199 (21.40%) Amazon AWS
19 195 (20.97%) Jenkins
20 187 (20.11%) Web Services
21 179 (19.25%) OO
22 176 (18.92%) RESTful
23 174 (18.71%) BDD
24 165 (17.74%) Degree
24 165 (17.74%) HTML
25 164 (17.63%) Opscode Chef
26 163 (17.53%) Ansible
27 154 (16.56%) Finance
28 149 (16.02%) Microsoft
29 147 (15.81%) Microsoft Azure

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 44 (4.73%) Apache
2 33 (3.55%) Confluence
3 30 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 25 (2.69%) nginx
5 21 (2.26%) CMS
6 19 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.72%) IIS
8 15 (1.61%) Sitefinity
9 12 (1.29%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.18%) JBoss
11 10 (1.08%) Apache Pig
12 8 (0.86%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.65%) NServiceBus
14 3 (0.32%) CloudStack
15 2 (0.22%) Anypoint
15 2 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
15 2 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
15 2 (0.22%) Jetty
15 2 (0.22%) Umbraco
15 2 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.11%) Blender
1 1 (0.11%) Maya
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) Elite 3E
2 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 199 (21.40%) Amazon AWS
2 147 (15.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (5.27%) NuGet
4 40 (4.30%) SaaS
5 35 (3.76%) GitHub
6 34 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 23 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
8 22 (2.37%) OpenShift
9 21 (2.26%) DigitalOcean
10 16 (1.72%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 16 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (1.08%) PaaS
13 9 (0.97%) IaaS
14 8 (0.86%) Serverless
15 5 (0.54%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
16 4 (0.43%) Google Analytics
16 4 (0.43%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.98%) HTTP
1 37 (3.98%) Internet
2 29 (3.12%) TCP/IP
3 19 (2.04%) DNS
4 15 (1.61%) SSL
5 13 (1.40%) Broadband
6 7 (0.75%) Hyperconnected
7 5 (0.54%) Firewall
8 4 (0.43%) VPN
9 2 (0.22%) SAN
10 1 (0.11%) DHCP
10 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.11%) Network Security
10 1 (0.11%) Skype
10 1 (0.11%) VoIP
10 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 109 (11.72%) MySQL
3 86 (9.25%) SQL Server 2016
4 71 (7.63%) NoSQL
5 58 (6.24%) Big Data
6 52 (5.59%) MongoDB
7 43 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
7 43 (4.62%) Relational Database
8 38 (4.09%) Hadoop
9 22 (2.37%) RDBMS
10 18 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
10 18 (1.94%) Oracle Database
10 18 (1.94%) Redis
11 16 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
12 14 (1.51%) Apache Cassandra
13 12 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 11 (1.18%) Oracle Database 10g
14 11 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
15 10 (1.08%) Apache Hive
16 9 (0.97%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 257 (27.63%) Git (software)
2 195 (20.97%) Jenkins
3 86 (9.25%) JIRA
4 68 (7.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 67 (7.20%) NUnit
6 63 (6.77%) Selenium
7 60 (6.45%) MSTest
8 57 (6.13%) Subversion
9 40 (4.30%) Cucumber
10 37 (3.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 37 (3.98%) Vagrant
10 37 (3.98%) Visual Studio
11 32 (3.44%) Mercurial
12 30 (3.23%) MSBuild
13 29 (3.12%) TeamCity
14 27 (2.90%) Bitbucket
15 22 (2.37%) Jasmine
15 22 (2.37%) PHPUnit
16 20 (2.15%) gulp
16 20 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 154 (16.56%) Finance
2 79 (8.49%) Retail
3 62 (6.67%) Marketing
4 47 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 44 (4.73%) Banking
6 39 (4.19%) Advertising
7 33 (3.55%) Electronics
8 31 (3.33%) Investment Banking
8 31 (3.33%) Manufacturing
9 24 (2.58%) Retail Banking
10 23 (2.47%) Military
11 18 (1.94%) Law
12 16 (1.72%) Games
13 14 (1.51%) Legal
14 7 (0.75%) Automotive
15 4 (0.43%) Brand Awareness
15 4 (0.43%) French Language
15 4 (0.43%) German Language
15 4 (0.43%) Japanese Language
15 4 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 328 (35.27%) Developer
2 199 (21.40%) DevOps Engineer
3 146 (15.70%) Software Engineer
4 138 (14.84%) .NET Developer
5 78 (8.39%) C# Developer
6 71 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
7 67 (7.20%) Lead DevOps
7 67 (7.20%) Senior DevOps
7 67 (7.20%) Senior Software Engineer
8 63 (6.77%) Java Developer
9 62 (6.67%) Software Developer
10 56 (6.02%) Analyst
10 56 (6.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 55 (5.91%) .NET Software Engineer
11 55 (5.91%) Team Leader
12 53 (5.70%) Lead DevOps Engineer
13 52 (5.59%) Senior Developer
14 42 (4.52%) Architect
15 39 (4.19%) Java Engineer
16 38 (4.09%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (34.41%) .NET
2 187 (20.11%) Web Services
3 176 (18.92%) RESTful
4 165 (17.74%) HTML
5 146 (15.70%) CSS
6 140 (15.05%) ASP.NET
7 106 (11.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 103 (11.08%) AngularJS
9 99 (10.65%) ASP.NET Web API
10 93 (10.00%) jQuery
11 88 (9.46%) Spring
12 81 (8.71%) React
13 80 (8.60%) WCF
14 78 (8.39%) XML
15 72 (7.74%) WPF
16 67 (7.20%) REST
17 66 (7.10%) SOAP
18 64 (6.88%) HTML5
19 58 (6.24%) .NET Framework
20 56 (6.02%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 70 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 62 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 50 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
4 49 (5.27%) Management Information System
5 44 (4.73%) Computer Science
6 31 (3.33%) User Experience
7 27 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
8 24 (2.58%) Self-Motivation
9 22 (2.37%) Algorithms
9 22 (2.37%) Mobile App
10 21 (2.26%) Data Structures
11 17 (1.83%) N-Tier
12 13 (1.40%) Social Network
13 11 (1.18%) Fintech
14 10 (1.08%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.08%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.75%) Internet of Things
16 6 (0.65%) PKI
17 5 (0.54%) Data Centre
18 4 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 291 (31.29%) Linux
2 205 (22.04%) Windows
3 69 (7.42%) Unix
4 28 (3.01%) Apple iOS
5 21 (2.26%) Windows Server
6 18 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.29%) Android
8 7 (0.75%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.54%) Amazon Linux
10 4 (0.43%) CentOS
10 4 (0.43%) Debian
10 4 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
11 2 (0.22%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) AIX
12 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.11%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 708 (76.13%) Agile Software Development
2 395 (42.47%) DevOps
3 393 (42.26%) TDD
4 381 (40.97%) Scrum
5 299 (32.15%) Software Engineering
6 240 (25.81%) MVC
7 236 (25.38%) Test Automation
8 179 (19.25%) OO
9 174 (18.71%) BDD
10 142 (15.27%) Continuous Delivery
10 142 (15.27%) SDLC
11 124 (13.33%) Kanban
12 118 (12.69%) Configuration Management
13 112 (12.04%) Problem-Solving
14 106 (11.40%) Mentoring
15 105 (11.29%) Dependency Injection
16 101 (10.86%) Continuous Improvement
17 91 (9.78%) SOLID
18 90 (9.68%) Open Source
19 77 (8.28%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 357 (38.39%) Java
2 310 (33.33%) C#
3 229 (24.62%) SQL
4 228 (24.52%) JavaScript
5 221 (23.76%) Python
6 109 (11.72%) Ruby
7 99 (10.65%) C++
8 94 (10.11%) Bash Shell
9 93 (10.00%) PHP
10 73 (7.85%) T-SQL
11 71 (7.63%) C
12 49 (5.27%) PowerShell
13 41 (4.41%) PL/SQL
14 38 (4.09%) VB.NET
15 35 (3.76%) Perl
16 29 (3.12%) Java 8
17 27 (2.90%) Go
18 25 (2.69%) VB
19 22 (2.37%) Shell Script
20 20 (2.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 165 (17.74%) Degree
2 65 (6.99%) Security Cleared
3 35 (3.76%) DV Cleared
4 31 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.15%) Numerate Degree
6 19 (2.04%) SC Cleared
7 17 (1.83%) AWS Certification
8 14 (1.51%) ISTQB
9 10 (1.08%) CISSP
9 10 (1.08%) Master's Degree
10 9 (0.97%) CSSLP
11 8 (0.86%) Sun Certification
12 6 (0.65%) ISEB
13 5 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.54%) SAFe Agilist
14 4 (0.43%) RHCE
14 4 (0.43%) RHCSA
14 4 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
15 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
16 2 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (12.26%) QA
2 16 (1.72%) GCP
3 12 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.08%) Web Application Security Consortium
5 7 (0.75%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.54%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.11%) ISO 15765
System Software
1 135 (14.52%) Docker
2 81 (8.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (8.60%) Hyper-V
4 61 (6.56%) Xen
5 58 (6.24%) VirtualBox
6 25 (2.69%) Active Directory
7 16 (1.72%) KVM
8 13 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (1.08%) Varnish
10 4 (0.43%) vSphere
11 3 (0.32%) XenServer
12 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.11%) HDFS
12 1 (0.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 164 (17.63%) Opscode Chef
2 163 (17.53%) Ansible
3 145 (15.59%) Puppet
4 95 (10.22%) Kubernetes
5 71 (7.63%) Terraform
6 34 (3.66%) Packer
7 28 (3.01%) Salt
8 21 (2.26%) Nagios
9 14 (1.51%) Consul
9 14 (1.51%) Grafana
9 14 (1.51%) Graphite
10 10 (1.08%) HAProxy
11 8 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
12 6 (0.65%) Rancher
13 4 (0.43%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.43%) Opsview
13 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.43%) ZABBIX
14 3 (0.32%) SCCM
15 2 (0.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 149 (16.02%) Microsoft
2 97 (10.43%) VMware
3 70 (7.53%) Oracle
4 50 (5.38%) Google
5 39 (4.19%) Xamarin
6 37 (3.98%) Facebook
7 32 (3.44%) SAP
8 23 (2.47%) New Relic
9 20 (2.15%) Capita
10 17 (1.83%) IBM
10 17 (1.83%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.51%) Twitter
12 13 (1.40%) SaltStack
13 8 (0.86%) Sun
14 7 (0.75%) Apple
14 7 (0.75%) WorldPay
15 5 (0.54%) Atlassian
15 5 (0.54%) Cloudera
15 5 (0.54%) Splunk
16 4 (0.43%) Citrix