Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Deployment Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Deployment Automation over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Deployment Automation
England > North West
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 237 230 253
Rank change year-on-year -7 +23 +57
Permanent jobs citing Deployment Automation 78 119 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.82% 1.04% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.14% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 69 88 107
North West median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.00% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £71,625 £62,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.73% -3.60% +8.70%

Deployment Automation 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 8,907 10,477 12,028
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 93.09% 91.22% 91.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7,052 8,454 9,569
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +6.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Deployment Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Deployment Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Deployment Automation in the North West

Deployment Automation
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in the North West.

Salary trend for Deployment Automation in the North West

Deployment Automation
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Deployment Automation in the North West over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Deployment Automation in the North West

Deployment Automation
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 Deployment Automation within the North West region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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 +10 67 £55,000 +4.76% 23
Cheshire +13 10 £47,125 -0.49% 1
Merseyside +5 1 £60,000 +14.29%
Deployment Automation
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT jobs citing Deployment Automation 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 Deployment Automation.

1 58 (74.36%) DevOps
2 39 (50.00%) Azure
3 37 (47.44%) Test Automation
4 35 (44.87%) AWS
5 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
7 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
8 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 19 (24.36%) Web Services
9 19 (24.36%) Linux
9 19 (24.36%) Collaborative Working
10 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
11 16 (20.51%) TeamCity
11 16 (20.51%) C#
11 16 (20.51%) MVC
12 15 (19.23%) Python
12 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
12 15 (19.23%) Octopus Deploy
13 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
13 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
13 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
13 13 (16.67%) Scrum
13 13 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (16.67%) Terraform
14 12 (15.38%) VMware
14 12 (15.38%) Ruby
14 12 (15.38%) CSS
14 12 (15.38%) HTML
14 12 (15.38%) SQL

Deployment Automation
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 6 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (7.69%) Umbraco
2 5 (6.41%) Apache Solr
2 5 (6.41%) IIS
3 4 (5.13%) Confluence
4 3 (3.85%) Apache
5 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.56%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.28%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Magento
2 4 (5.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 39 (50.00%) Azure
2 35 (44.87%) AWS
3 12 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (14.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (7.69%) Serverless
6 5 (6.41%) Amazon S3
6 5 (6.41%) GitHub
7 4 (5.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 4 (5.13%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 4 (5.13%) Slack
8 3 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (3.85%) PaaS
8 3 (3.85%) SaaS
9 2 (2.56%) GCP
9 2 (2.56%) Office 365
9 2 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (1.28%) AWS CodePipeline
10 1 (1.28%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) DHCP
1 7 (8.97%) DNS
2 6 (7.69%) Skype
3 2 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (8.97%) Snowflake Schema
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (8.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (8.97%) Star Schema
3 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 16 (20.51%) TeamCity
3 15 (19.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (8.97%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.41%) JIRA
7 4 (5.13%) Maven
8 3 (3.85%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.28%) CMake
9 1 (1.28%) GitLab
9 1 (1.28%) Gradle
9 1 (1.28%) Subversion
9 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (8.97%) Law
1 7 (8.97%) Legal
2 6 (7.69%) Finance
3 5 (6.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.28%) Billing
5 1 (1.28%) Electronics
5 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.28%) Marketing
5 1 (1.28%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (8.97%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Azure Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) C# Developer
5 5 (6.41%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (6.41%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Junior
6 4 (5.13%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.36%) Web Services
2 12 (15.38%) CSS
2 12 (15.38%) HTML
3 11 (14.10%) JSON
3 11 (14.10%) REST
4 9 (11.54%) .NET
4 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
5 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (8.97%) .NET Core
6 7 (8.97%) LINQ
6 7 (8.97%) MDX
6 7 (8.97%) SOAP
7 6 (7.69%) Ajax
7 6 (7.69%) WCF
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.13%) jQuery
8 4 (5.13%) RESTful
8 4 (5.13%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Data Centre
1 7 (8.97%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (8.97%) Private Cloud
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.13%) User Experience
3 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Linux
2 10 (12.82%) Debian
2 10 (12.82%) Windows
3 8 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 6 (7.69%) Unix
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.85%) Android
5 3 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (74.36%) DevOps
2 37 (47.44%) Test Automation
3 31 (39.74%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (24.36%) Collaborative Working
6 16 (20.51%) MVC
7 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 13 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (16.67%) Scrum
8 11 (14.10%) Microservices
9 8 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.26%) Migration
9 8 (10.26%) Open Source
9 8 (10.26%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.97%) Data Modelling
10 7 (8.97%) Database Tuning
10 7 (8.97%) ETL
10 7 (8.97%) Kimball Methodology
10 7 (8.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.51%) C#
3 15 (19.23%) PowerShell
3 15 (19.23%) Python
4 13 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 12 (15.38%) Ruby
5 12 (15.38%) SQL
6 10 (12.82%) Bash Shell
7 7 (8.97%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 7 (8.97%) Java
8 3 (3.85%) Apple Swift
8 3 (3.85%) Go
8 3 (3.85%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.56%) C
9 2 (2.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.28%) C++
10 1 (1.28%) Scala
10 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 13 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.38%) Docker
3 6 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Terraform
2 11 (14.10%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (10.26%) Puppet
4 7 (8.97%) Kubernetes
5 6 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (7.69%) SCCM
6 5 (6.41%) Ansible
7 3 (3.85%) Cobbler
7 3 (3.85%) Tivoli
8 2 (2.56%) FortiGate
8 2 (2.56%) Kibana
8 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.28%) Grafana
9 1 (1.28%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) VMware
3 10 (12.82%) Red Hat
4 6 (7.69%) McAfee
5 5 (6.41%) Oracle
6 4 (5.13%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.85%) EnterpriseDB
7 3 (3.85%) SAP
8 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.56%) Cisco
9 1 (1.28%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.28%) Apple
9 1 (1.28%) Facebook
9 1 (1.28%) Google
9 1 (1.28%) New Relic
9 1 (1.28%) Tableau
9 1 (1.28%) Twitter
9 1 (1.28%) Zend