Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 51 66
Rank change year-on-year +24 +15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 1,009 739 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.46% 5.61% 4.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.30% 6.15% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 797 596 442
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £55,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 10,852 12,007 10,792
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 91.02% 91.19% 90.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8,720 9,570 9,035
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +17 726 £50,000 - 103
Cheshire +33 235 £55,000 +29.41% 19
Merseyside -10 29 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Lancashire +21 14 £42,500 +6.25% 13
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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.

1 788 (78.10%) Agile Software Development
2 481 (47.67%) TDD
3 427 (42.32%) Scrum
4 415 (41.13%) DevOps
5 377 (37.36%) Java
6 362 (35.88%) .NET
7 354 (35.08%) C#
8 316 (31.32%) Software Engineering
9 293 (29.04%) JavaScript
10 248 (24.58%) SQL Server
11 245 (24.28%) Amazon AWS
12 237 (23.49%) Python
13 234 (23.19%) Linux
14 227 (22.50%) Test Automation
15 223 (22.10%) Git (software)
15 223 (22.10%) BDD
16 218 (21.61%) SQL
17 214 (21.21%) MVC
18 208 (20.61%) Kanban
19 206 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
20 196 (19.43%) AngularJS
21 194 (19.23%) OO
22 193 (19.13%) RESTful
23 191 (18.93%) HTML
24 181 (17.94%) Jenkins
25 165 (16.35%) Docker
25 165 (16.35%) CSS
26 164 (16.25%) Continuous Delivery
27 162 (16.06%) Ansible
28 158 (15.66%) Problem-Solving

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 24 (2.38%) Apache Spark
2 23 (2.28%) Cloud Foundry
3 20 (1.98%) Confluence
4 17 (1.68%) WebSphere
5 15 (1.49%) JBoss
6 14 (1.39%) OpenStack
7 13 (1.29%) IIS
7 13 (1.29%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.09%) Apache Pig
9 9 (0.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 9 (0.89%) CMS
9 9 (0.89%) Sitefinity
10 8 (0.79%) Apache
11 7 (0.69%) CloudStack
12 6 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.59%) nginx
13 5 (0.50%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.40%) Umbraco
15 3 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.099%) Blender
1 1 (0.099%) Mingle
1 1 (0.099%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.099%) Magento
2 1 (0.099%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 245 (24.28%) Amazon AWS
2 206 (20.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 76 (7.53%) Google Cloud Platform
4 55 (5.45%) SaaS
5 51 (5.05%) GitHub
6 28 (2.78%) OpenShift
7 25 (2.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 25 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (1.09%) IaaS
9 10 (0.99%) NuGet
10 9 (0.89%) DigitalOcean
11 8 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
12 7 (0.69%) Serverless
13 6 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.59%) Amazon S3
13 6 (0.59%) BrowserStack
14 5 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 5 (0.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.50%) PaaS
15 4 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.46%) Internet
2 32 (3.17%) HTTP
3 25 (2.48%) Firewall
4 23 (2.28%) Hyperconnected
5 21 (2.08%) TCP/IP
6 14 (1.39%) SSL
6 14 (1.39%) VPN
6 14 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
7 13 (1.29%) Bluetooth
7 13 (1.29%) Broadband
8 10 (0.99%) DNS
9 4 (0.40%) DHCP
10 2 (0.20%) Intranet
10 2 (0.20%) SAN
11 1 (0.099%) ATM
11 1 (0.099%) LAN
11 1 (0.099%) Network Security
11 1 (0.099%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.099%) WAN
11 1 (0.099%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (24.58%) SQL Server
2 112 (11.10%) SQL Server 2016
3 92 (9.12%) Big Data
4 87 (8.62%) MongoDB
5 85 (8.42%) NoSQL
6 81 (8.03%) MySQL
7 37 (3.67%) Hadoop
7 37 (3.67%) Relational Database
8 35 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
9 26 (2.58%) MariaDB
10 21 (2.08%) RDBMS
11 16 (1.59%) Neo4j
12 15 (1.49%) Redis
13 14 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
13 14 (1.39%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.19%) Apache Hive
15 9 (0.89%) Amazon RDS
15 9 (0.89%) Couchbase
15 9 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
15 9 (0.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 223 (22.10%) Git (software)
2 181 (17.94%) Jenkins
3 99 (9.81%) Selenium
4 70 (6.94%) JIRA
5 54 (5.35%) TeamCity
6 52 (5.15%) NUnit
7 51 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 50 (4.96%) Visual Studio
9 48 (4.76%) Cucumber
10 46 (4.56%) MSTest
11 41 (4.06%) Octopus Deploy
12 38 (3.77%) Subversion
13 35 (3.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 32 (3.17%) Bitbucket
14 32 (3.17%) Vagrant
15 31 (3.07%) Maven
16 30 (2.97%) Hudson
17 29 (2.87%) Gradle
18 25 (2.48%) JUnit
19 24 (2.38%) Jasmine
General
1 137 (13.58%) Finance
2 71 (7.04%) Retail
3 70 (6.94%) Electronics
4 48 (4.76%) Banking
5 46 (4.56%) Marketing
6 45 (4.46%) Military
7 44 (4.36%) Telecoms
8 31 (3.07%) Manufacturing
9 30 (2.97%) Games
10 29 (2.87%) Law
11 25 (2.48%) Investment Banking
12 23 (2.28%) Advertising
13 10 (0.99%) Automotive
14 8 (0.79%) Back Office
15 7 (0.69%) Retail Banking
16 6 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.30%) French Language
17 3 (0.30%) German Language
17 3 (0.30%) Japanese Language
18 2 (0.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 434 (43.01%) Developer
2 208 (20.61%) .NET Developer
3 153 (15.16%) C# Developer
3 153 (15.16%) Software Engineer
4 149 (14.77%) DevOps Engineer
5 138 (13.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 86 (8.52%) Senior Developer
7 77 (7.63%) Java Developer
8 69 (6.84%) Software Developer
9 56 (5.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 56 (5.55%) Test Engineer
10 52 (5.15%) C# WPF Developer
10 52 (5.15%) WPF Developer
11 45 (4.46%) .NET Software Developer
11 45 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
12 42 (4.16%) .NET Software Engineer
12 42 (4.16%) Agile Developer
13 41 (4.06%) Architect
14 40 (3.96%) Senior DevOps
15 39 (3.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (35.88%) .NET
2 196 (19.43%) AngularJS
3 193 (19.13%) RESTful
4 191 (18.93%) HTML
5 165 (16.35%) CSS
6 143 (14.17%) ASP.NET
7 127 (12.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 126 (12.49%) Web Services
9 115 (11.40%) React
10 98 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (9.71%) WPF
11 88 (8.72%) jQuery
12 82 (8.13%) Spring
13 79 (7.83%) WCF
14 74 (7.33%) HTML5
15 72 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 66 (6.54%) .NET Framework
16 66 (6.54%) XML
17 61 (6.05%) Node.js
18 57 (5.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 88 (8.72%) Enterprise Software
2 83 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 83 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
3 78 (7.73%) Computer Science
4 70 (6.94%) User Experience
5 49 (4.86%) Management Information System
6 33 (3.27%) N-Tier
7 23 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 22 (2.18%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.98%) Algorithms
10 19 (1.88%) Linux Command Line
11 17 (1.68%) Social Network
12 16 (1.59%) Private Cloud
13 15 (1.49%) Self-Motivation
14 14 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 13 (1.29%) Tandem
16 12 (1.19%) Blog
17 10 (0.99%) Cloud Native
18 9 (0.89%) Fintech
19 8 (0.79%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 234 (23.19%) Linux
2 129 (12.78%) Windows
3 54 (5.35%) Unix
4 27 (2.68%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.58%) Android
6 15 (1.49%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.89%) CentOS
7 9 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.59%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.20%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.099%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.099%) Debian
11 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 788 (78.10%) Agile Software Development
2 481 (47.67%) TDD
3 427 (42.32%) Scrum
4 415 (41.13%) DevOps
5 316 (31.32%) Software Engineering
6 227 (22.50%) Test Automation
7 223 (22.10%) BDD
8 214 (21.21%) MVC
9 208 (20.61%) Kanban
10 194 (19.23%) OO
11 164 (16.25%) Continuous Delivery
12 158 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
13 143 (14.17%) Dependency Injection
14 138 (13.68%) Configuration Management
14 138 (13.68%) SDLC
15 119 (11.79%) Open Source
16 111 (11.00%) Microservices
17 108 (10.70%) Mentoring
18 106 (10.51%) Software Delivery
19 104 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 377 (37.36%) Java
2 354 (35.08%) C#
3 293 (29.04%) JavaScript
4 237 (23.49%) Python
5 218 (21.61%) SQL
6 96 (9.51%) Ruby
7 92 (9.12%) C++
8 73 (7.23%) Bash Shell
9 72 (7.14%) PHP
10 60 (5.95%) PowerShell
11 56 (5.55%) Perl
12 53 (5.25%) C
12 53 (5.25%) T-SQL
13 46 (4.56%) Go
14 32 (3.17%) PL/SQL
15 25 (2.48%) Scala
16 16 (1.59%) Java 8
17 15 (1.49%) Groovy
17 15 (1.49%) R
17 15 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 139 (13.78%) Degree
2 57 (5.65%) Security Cleared
3 40 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (3.47%) DV Cleared
5 20 (1.98%) Numerate Degree
6 19 (1.88%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.59%) AWS Certification
8 13 (1.29%) ISTQB
9 9 (0.89%) ISEB
10 5 (0.50%) CISSP
11 4 (0.40%) CSSLP
11 4 (0.40%) RHCE
11 4 (0.40%) RHCSA
12 2 (0.20%) Master's Degree
13 1 (0.099%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.43%) QA
2 38 (3.77%) GCP
3 10 (0.99%) GDPR
3 10 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.50%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.20%) ISO 15765
5 2 (0.20%) Web Application Security Consortium
6 1 (0.099%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 165 (16.35%) Docker
2 56 (5.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (4.46%) Hyper-V
4 37 (3.67%) Active Directory
5 24 (2.38%) Xen
6 19 (1.88%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (1.68%) KVM
7 17 (1.68%) VirtualBox
8 9 (0.89%) vSphere
9 7 (0.69%) XenServer
10 2 (0.20%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 162 (16.06%) Ansible
2 140 (13.88%) Opscode Chef
3 126 (12.49%) Puppet
4 110 (10.90%) Kubernetes
5 91 (9.02%) Terraform
6 48 (4.76%) Packer
7 32 (3.17%) Salt
8 23 (2.28%) Consul
9 21 (2.08%) Nagios
10 17 (1.68%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (1.59%) Grafana
11 16 (1.59%) Graphite
12 14 (1.39%) Opsview
12 14 (1.39%) ZABBIX
13 9 (0.89%) SCCM
14 4 (0.40%) Istio
14 4 (0.40%) Kibana
15 3 (0.30%) Rancher
15 3 (0.30%) SCOM
16 2 (0.20%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 143 (14.17%) Microsoft
2 85 (8.42%) Google
3 64 (6.34%) Oracle
4 63 (6.24%) VMware
5 31 (3.07%) SAP
6 28 (2.78%) Xamarin
7 27 (2.68%) Facebook
8 20 (1.98%) Red Hat
9 19 (1.88%) New Relic
10 18 (1.78%) Twitter
11 15 (1.49%) Atlassian
11 15 (1.49%) IBM
12 13 (1.29%) Cloudera
13 12 (1.19%) Adobe
14 9 (0.89%) Aquila
14 9 (0.89%) Intapp
15 8 (0.79%) Apple
16 7 (0.69%) Capita
17 5 (0.50%) Splunk
17 5 (0.50%) Talend