Period
to 19 September 2017

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 19 September 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +41
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 742 490 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 5.62% 4.15% 4.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.26% 4.68% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 603 448 474
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 11856 10476 11745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.72% 88.68% 89.73%
Number of salaries quoted 9461 8789 9670
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 19 September 2017.

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 19 September 2017. 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 +17 548 £50,000 +11.11% 38
Cheshire -21 122 £42,500 +21.43% 8
Merseyside +39 61 £40,000 +18.52% 7
Lancashire -19 7 £40,000 +6.67% 3
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Integration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Continuous Integration.

1 586 (78.98%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (42.45%) TDD
3 279 (37.60%) Scrum
4 278 (37.47%) C#
5 265 (35.71%) Java
6 262 (35.31%) SQL
7 261 (35.18%) .NET
8 253 (34.10%) JavaScript
9 238 (32.08%) Test Automation
10 218 (29.38%) MVC
11 215 (28.98%) HTML
12 211 (28.44%) OO
13 210 (28.30%) DevOps
14 204 (27.49%) Git (software)
15 184 (24.80%) Linux
16 183 (24.66%) CSS
17 182 (24.53%) Web Services
18 180 (24.26%) SQL Server
19 175 (23.58%) ASP.NET
20 173 (23.32%) Software Engineering
21 157 (21.16%) jQuery
22 149 (20.08%) Puppet
23 148 (19.95%) Microsoft
24 144 (19.41%) Amazon AWS
25 139 (18.73%) Finance
25 139 (18.73%) AngularJS
26 130 (17.52%) HTML5
27 122 (16.44%) Jenkins
28 120 (16.17%) Opscode Chef
28 120 (16.17%) XML

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 50 (6.74%) Apache
2 27 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
3 26 (3.50%) Apache Spark
3 26 (3.50%) OpenStack
4 25 (3.37%) CloudStack
5 19 (2.56%) Apache Solr
6 18 (2.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 16 (2.16%) WebLogic
7 16 (2.16%) WebSphere
8 15 (2.02%) JBoss
9 13 (1.75%) CMS
9 13 (1.75%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.21%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.94%) CICS
11 7 (0.94%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.81%) NServiceBus
12 6 (0.81%) Umbraco
13 5 (0.67%) GlassFish
13 5 (0.67%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.13%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.40%) Magento
2 3 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 144 (19.41%) Amazon AWS
2 84 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (7.14%) GitHub
4 29 (3.91%) SaaS
5 25 (3.37%) AWS CloudFormation
5 25 (3.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 20 (2.70%) Amazon EMR
7 19 (2.56%) Google App Engine
8 14 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
9 13 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (0.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 5 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
12 4 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.40%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
13 3 (0.40%) Route 53
14 2 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
14 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.23%) HTTP
2 17 (2.29%) Internet
3 12 (1.62%) Broadband
4 6 (0.81%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.67%) Intranet
6 2 (0.27%) ATM
6 2 (0.27%) IPsec
6 2 (0.27%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.27%) PBX
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.13%) Firewall
7 1 (0.13%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.13%) VoIP
7 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (24.26%) SQL Server
2 89 (11.99%) NoSQL
3 79 (10.65%) MySQL
4 68 (9.16%) Big Data
5 55 (7.41%) Hadoop
6 54 (7.28%) SQL Server 2016
7 44 (5.93%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.58%) MongoDB
9 25 (3.37%) RDBMS
10 22 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
12 19 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
14 16 (2.16%) DB2
14 16 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (2.02%) CouchDB
16 8 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (1.08%) Data Lake
16 8 (1.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 204 (27.49%) Git (software)
2 122 (16.44%) Jenkins
3 81 (10.92%) Subversion
4 77 (10.38%) NUnit
5 68 (9.16%) Selenium
6 63 (8.49%) MSTest
7 58 (7.82%) JIRA
8 39 (5.26%) JUnit
9 38 (5.12%) Visual Studio
10 37 (4.99%) Mercurial
10 37 (4.99%) NuGet
11 34 (4.58%) Vagrant
12 30 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 30 (4.04%) Team Foundation Server
13 27 (3.64%) Cucumber
14 25 (3.37%) Maven
14 25 (3.37%) SonarQube
15 23 (3.10%) PHPUnit
16 22 (2.96%) Gradle
17 20 (2.70%) TeamCity
General
1 139 (18.73%) Finance
2 48 (6.47%) Retail
3 40 (5.39%) Banking
4 39 (5.26%) Marketing
5 34 (4.58%) Advertising
6 23 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 22 (2.96%) Law
8 20 (2.70%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.48%) Electronics
9 11 (1.48%) Multimedia
10 9 (1.21%) Publishing
11 7 (0.94%) Games
11 7 (0.94%) Music Industry
12 6 (0.81%) Legal
12 6 (0.81%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.54%) Automotive
13 4 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.40%) Investment Banking
14 3 (0.40%) Military
15 2 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 382 (51.48%) Developer
2 129 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 101 (13.61%) Software Engineer
4 100 (13.48%) Senior Developer
5 89 (11.99%) DevOps Engineer
6 85 (11.46%) Java Developer
7 73 (9.84%) C# Developer
8 61 (8.22%) Software Developer
9 53 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
10 43 (5.80%) Java Engineer
11 41 (5.53%) Java Software Engineer
12 37 (4.99%) C# Software Developer
13 35 (4.72%) ASP.NET Developer
14 33 (4.45%) PHP Developer
14 33 (4.45%) Platform Engineer
14 33 (4.45%) Senior Java Developer
14 33 (4.45%) Senior Software Engineer
15 32 (4.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 31 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
16 31 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (35.18%) .NET
2 215 (28.98%) HTML
3 183 (24.66%) CSS
4 182 (24.53%) Web Services
5 175 (23.58%) ASP.NET
6 157 (21.16%) jQuery
7 139 (18.73%) AngularJS
8 130 (17.52%) HTML5
9 120 (16.17%) XML
10 112 (15.09%) RESTful
11 104 (14.02%) WPF
12 100 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 92 (12.40%) ASP.NET Web API
14 89 (11.99%) REST
15 81 (10.92%) WCF
16 76 (10.24%) JSON
17 75 (10.11%) .NET Framework
18 59 (7.95%) SOAP
19 58 (7.82%) Spring
20 54 (7.28%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 74 (9.97%) Data Structures
2 57 (7.68%) Mobile App
3 45 (6.06%) Algorithms
3 45 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
4 39 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 35 (4.72%) User Experience
6 31 (4.18%) N-Tier
7 30 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (2.96%) iPad
9 18 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
10 15 (2.02%) Social Network
11 13 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.75%) PMI
12 12 (1.62%) Replication
13 11 (1.48%) e-Learning
14 9 (1.21%) Mainframe
15 8 (1.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 8 (1.08%) Life Science
16 6 (0.81%) Online Banking
17 5 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 184 (24.80%) Linux
2 115 (15.50%) Windows
3 73 (9.84%) Unix
4 31 (4.18%) Android
5 15 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.35%) CentOS
7 9 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.08%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 586 (78.98%) Agile Software Development
2 315 (42.45%) TDD
3 279 (37.60%) Scrum
4 238 (32.08%) Test Automation
5 218 (29.38%) MVC
6 211 (28.44%) OO
7 210 (28.30%) DevOps
8 173 (23.32%) Software Engineering
9 105 (14.15%) BDD
10 97 (13.07%) Dependency Injection
11 95 (12.80%) Continuous Delivery
12 87 (11.73%) SDLC
13 79 (10.65%) Kanban
14 77 (10.38%) Unit Testing
15 75 (10.11%) RUP
16 74 (9.97%) MVVM
17 68 (9.16%) Mentoring
18 66 (8.89%) Configuration Management
19 64 (8.63%) Analytics
19 64 (8.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 278 (37.47%) C#
2 265 (35.71%) Java
3 262 (35.31%) SQL
4 253 (34.10%) JavaScript
5 113 (15.23%) Python
6 82 (11.05%) PHP
7 69 (9.30%) Ruby
8 65 (8.76%) Bash Shell
9 56 (7.55%) T-SQL
10 51 (6.87%) PowerShell
11 45 (6.06%) C++
12 38 (5.12%) VB.NET
13 34 (4.58%) Scala
14 33 (4.45%) Shell Script
15 30 (4.04%) PL/SQL
16 20 (2.70%) Clojure
16 20 (2.70%) Haskell
17 19 (2.56%) VB
18 18 (2.43%) Perl
19 16 (2.16%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 84 (11.32%) Degree
2 26 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.75%) ISEB
4 13 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 9 (1.21%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.67%) DV Cleared
6 5 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.67%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (9.16%) QA
2 12 (1.62%) GCP
3 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.13%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 56 (7.55%) Docker
2 46 (6.20%) Xen
3 41 (5.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (3.37%) vSphere
4 25 (3.37%) XenServer
5 24 (3.23%) Hyper-V
6 23 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (2.83%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.81%) Active Directory
9 1 (0.13%) NFS
9 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 149 (20.08%) Puppet
2 120 (16.17%) Opscode Chef
3 73 (9.84%) Ansible
4 32 (4.31%) Kubernetes
5 25 (3.37%) Cobbler
5 25 (3.37%) Tivoli
6 19 (2.56%) Capistrano
7 16 (2.16%) Terraform
8 13 (1.75%) Kibana
8 13 (1.75%) ZABBIX
9 10 (1.35%) Packer
10 8 (1.08%) Salt
11 7 (0.94%) Ambari
Vendors
1 148 (19.95%) Microsoft
2 69 (9.30%) Oracle
3 54 (7.28%) VMware
4 44 (5.93%) Google
5 34 (4.58%) Facebook
6 25 (3.37%) EnterpriseDB
7 15 (2.02%) IBM
7 15 (2.02%) Twitter
8 14 (1.89%) Red Hat
8 14 (1.89%) SAP
9 10 (1.35%) Chordiant
9 10 (1.35%) Sitecore
10 9 (1.21%) SaltStack
11 7 (0.94%) Hortonworks
11 7 (0.94%) Percona
12 6 (0.81%) Rackspace
13 5 (0.67%) Apigee
13 5 (0.67%) NetApp
13 5 (0.67%) Sun
14 4 (0.54%) Atlassian