Period
to 18 November 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 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 52 56
Rank change year-on-year +24 +4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 954 699 565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 8.23% 5.31% 4.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 5.83% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 761 564 504
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 £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £61,025
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 10,496 11,985 11,386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 90.60% 91.07% 91.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8,434 9,524 9,503
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 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 November 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 November 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 +17 715 £50,000 - 97
Cheshire +47 195 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Merseyside -14 26 £50,250 +11.67% 9
Lancashire +20 16 £37,500 +4.17% 11
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 742 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (50.84%) TDD
3 392 (41.09%) Scrum
4 387 (40.57%) .NET
5 381 (39.94%) C#
6 330 (34.59%) DevOps
7 322 (33.75%) Java
8 307 (32.18%) JavaScript
9 281 (29.45%) SQL Server
10 261 (27.36%) Software Engineering
11 226 (23.69%) Kanban
12 224 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
13 222 (23.27%) AngularJS
14 221 (23.17%) BDD
15 213 (22.33%) MVC
16 195 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
16 195 (20.44%) Git (software)
17 194 (20.34%) Test Automation
17 194 (20.34%) Python
18 190 (19.92%) SQL
19 189 (19.81%) OO
19 189 (19.81%) RESTful
20 187 (19.60%) HTML
21 186 (19.50%) Linux
22 173 (18.13%) Dependency Injection
23 163 (17.09%) Continuous Delivery
24 162 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
25 161 (16.88%) CSS
26 160 (16.77%) ASP.NET
26 160 (16.77%) Microsoft

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 26 (2.73%) Confluence
2 21 (2.20%) Cloud Foundry
3 16 (1.68%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 13 (1.36%) JBoss
5 13 (1.36%) OpenStack
6 12 (1.26%) IIS
7 11 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 11 (1.15%) nginx
7 11 (1.15%) WebLogic
8 8 (0.84%) Apache
8 8 (0.84%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.73%) CloudStack
10 6 (0.63%) Apache Pig
10 6 (0.63%) CMS
11 5 (0.52%) EPiServer
12 4 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.42%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.31%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.21%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (0.10%) Mingle
1 1 (0.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 224 (23.48%) Amazon AWS
2 195 (20.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (7.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 56 (5.87%) GitHub
5 43 (4.51%) SaaS
6 37 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
7 23 (2.41%) OpenShift
8 13 (1.36%) NuGet
9 11 (1.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 11 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.84%) DigitalOcean
10 8 (0.84%) IaaS
11 6 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.52%) Serverless
13 4 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
13 4 (0.42%) BlazeMeter
13 4 (0.42%) BrowserStack
13 4 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 64 (6.71%) Internet
2 33 (3.46%) HTTP
3 30 (3.14%) Firewall
4 25 (2.62%) Hyperconnected
5 21 (2.20%) Broadband
6 19 (1.99%) VPN
7 16 (1.68%) SSL
7 16 (1.68%) Wi-Fi
8 14 (1.47%) Bluetooth
9 10 (1.05%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.84%) DNS
11 3 (0.31%) DHCP
12 2 (0.21%) Intranet
12 2 (0.21%) SAN
13 1 (0.10%) ATM
13 1 (0.10%) LAN
13 1 (0.10%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.10%) WAN
13 1 (0.10%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 281 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 142 (14.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 86 (9.01%) NoSQL
4 79 (8.28%) Big Data
5 77 (8.07%) MongoDB
6 62 (6.50%) MySQL
7 30 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
8 29 (3.04%) Hadoop
9 24 (2.52%) Relational Database
10 20 (2.10%) MariaDB
11 15 (1.57%) Redis
12 14 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
13 13 (1.36%) Neo4j
13 13 (1.36%) RDBMS
14 11 (1.15%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (1.05%) Apache Hive
16 8 (0.84%) Couchbase
17 7 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
18 6 (0.63%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 195 (20.44%) Git (software)
2 146 (15.30%) Jenkins
3 83 (8.70%) Selenium
4 69 (7.23%) JIRA
5 62 (6.50%) Visual Studio
6 54 (5.66%) NUnit
6 54 (5.66%) TeamCity
7 50 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 47 (4.93%) MSTest
9 44 (4.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 41 (4.30%) Cucumber
11 33 (3.46%) Hudson
11 33 (3.46%) Subversion
12 31 (3.25%) Bitbucket
13 30 (3.14%) Maven
14 29 (3.04%) Gradle
14 29 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
15 23 (2.41%) Mercurial
15 23 (2.41%) Vagrant
16 22 (2.31%) Ant
General
1 128 (13.42%) Finance
2 60 (6.29%) Electronics
3 55 (5.77%) Retail
4 43 (4.51%) Telecoms
5 40 (4.19%) Games
6 38 (3.98%) Banking
7 34 (3.56%) Military
8 32 (3.35%) Marketing
9 27 (2.83%) Law
10 22 (2.31%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.68%) Investment Banking
12 11 (1.15%) Advertising
13 7 (0.73%) Automotive
13 7 (0.73%) Back Office
14 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 2 (0.21%) French Language
15 2 (0.21%) German Language
15 2 (0.21%) Japanese Language
15 2 (0.21%) Multimedia
16 1 (0.10%) Thai Language
Job Titles
1 497 (52.10%) Developer
2 248 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 195 (20.44%) C# Developer
4 170 (17.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 114 (11.95%) Software Engineer
6 107 (11.22%) Senior Developer
7 102 (10.69%) DevOps Engineer
8 76 (7.97%) Software Developer
9 73 (7.65%) C# WPF Developer
9 73 (7.65%) WPF Developer
10 70 (7.34%) Java Developer
11 54 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
12 53 (5.56%) Test Engineer
13 52 (5.45%) .NET Software Developer
14 46 (4.82%) Agile Developer
15 41 (4.30%) Senior .NET Developer
15 41 (4.30%) Senior C# Developer
16 35 (3.67%) Senior Software Developer
16 35 (3.67%) Senior Software Engineer
17 34 (3.56%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 387 (40.57%) .NET
2 222 (23.27%) AngularJS
3 189 (19.81%) RESTful
4 187 (19.60%) HTML
5 161 (16.88%) CSS
6 160 (16.77%) ASP.NET
7 141 (14.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 120 (12.58%) WPF
9 111 (11.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 106 (11.11%) React
11 91 (9.54%) Web Services
12 86 (9.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 80 (8.39%) jQuery
14 74 (7.76%) WCF
15 73 (7.65%) Spring
16 66 (6.92%) HTML5
17 65 (6.81%) .NET Framework
18 56 (5.87%) ASP.NET Core
18 56 (5.87%) KnockoutJS
19 55 (5.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (10.80%) Enterprise Software
2 88 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
3 83 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 75 (7.86%) User Experience
5 53 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (2.94%) N-Tier
7 27 (2.83%) Management Information System
8 25 (2.62%) Mobile App
9 24 (2.52%) Social Network
10 21 (2.20%) Tandem
11 20 (2.10%) Data Structures
12 19 (1.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 18 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
14 17 (1.78%) Algorithms
15 15 (1.57%) Fintech
16 12 (1.26%) Blog
16 12 (1.26%) Private Cloud
16 12 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
17 11 (1.15%) Cloud Native
18 10 (1.05%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 186 (19.50%) Linux
2 77 (8.07%) Windows
3 50 (5.24%) Unix
4 30 (3.14%) Android
5 27 (2.83%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.99%) CentOS
7 12 (1.26%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
11 3 (0.31%) pSOS
12 2 (0.21%) watchOS
12 2 (0.21%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
13 1 (0.10%) Debian
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 742 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 485 (50.84%) TDD
3 392 (41.09%) Scrum
4 330 (34.59%) DevOps
5 261 (27.36%) Software Engineering
6 226 (23.69%) Kanban
7 221 (23.17%) BDD
8 213 (22.33%) MVC
9 194 (20.34%) Test Automation
10 189 (19.81%) OO
11 173 (18.13%) Dependency Injection
12 163 (17.09%) Continuous Delivery
13 162 (16.98%) Problem-Solving
14 122 (12.79%) MVVM
15 117 (12.26%) Configuration Management
16 113 (11.84%) Microservices
16 113 (11.84%) Open Source
17 95 (9.96%) Decision-Making
18 93 (9.75%) SDLC
19 88 (9.22%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 381 (39.94%) C#
2 322 (33.75%) Java
3 307 (32.18%) JavaScript
4 194 (20.34%) Python
5 190 (19.92%) SQL
6 81 (8.49%) Ruby
7 66 (6.92%) Bash Shell
8 64 (6.71%) C++
9 52 (5.45%) PHP
10 48 (5.03%) Go
11 45 (4.72%) Perl
12 44 (4.61%) PowerShell
13 39 (4.09%) T-SQL
14 29 (3.04%) PL/SQL
15 27 (2.83%) C
16 22 (2.31%) Scala
17 15 (1.57%) Java 8
18 13 (1.36%) Objective-C
19 11 (1.15%) Apple Swift
19 11 (1.15%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 126 (13.21%) Degree
2 41 (4.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 28 (2.94%) Security Cleared
4 21 (2.20%) DV Cleared
5 18 (1.89%) AWS Certification
6 15 (1.57%) ISTQB
7 12 (1.26%) ISEB
8 10 (1.05%) Numerate Degree
8 10 (1.05%) RHCE
8 10 (1.05%) RHCSA
9 9 (0.94%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.21%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (6.18%) QA
2 12 (1.26%) GDPR
3 7 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.42%) WCAG
5 3 (0.31%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.21%) Web Application Security Consortium
7 1 (0.10%) ISO 15765
7 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 144 (15.09%) Docker
2 34 (3.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.99%) Active Directory
5 17 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (1.15%) Xen
7 8 (0.84%) vSphere
8 7 (0.73%) XenServer
9 4 (0.42%) KVM
9 4 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 123 (12.89%) Ansible
2 112 (11.74%) Opscode Chef
3 109 (11.43%) Puppet
4 98 (10.27%) Kubernetes
5 68 (7.13%) Terraform
6 43 (4.51%) Packer
7 33 (3.46%) Salt
8 26 (2.73%) Consul
9 25 (2.62%) Docker Swarm
10 24 (2.52%) Grafana
11 23 (2.41%) Graphite
12 20 (2.10%) Nagios
13 19 (1.99%) Opsview
13 19 (1.99%) ZABBIX
14 7 (0.73%) SCCM
15 6 (0.63%) Kibana
16 5 (0.52%) Prometheus
17 4 (0.42%) Cobbler
17 4 (0.42%) Istio
17 4 (0.42%) Nessus
Vendors
1 160 (16.77%) Microsoft
2 64 (6.71%) Google
3 60 (6.29%) Oracle
4 41 (4.30%) VMware
5 28 (2.94%) Facebook
6 25 (2.62%) Red Hat
6 25 (2.62%) Twitter
7 22 (2.31%) SAP
8 20 (2.10%) Xamarin
9 18 (1.89%) New Relic
10 17 (1.78%) Atlassian
11 16 (1.68%) Cloudera
12 14 (1.47%) Adobe
13 9 (0.94%) Aquila
13 9 (0.94%) Intapp
14 8 (0.84%) Apple
15 4 (0.42%) Hortonworks
15 4 (0.42%) Sitecore
15 4 (0.42%) Talend
15 4 (0.42%) Teradata