The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Software Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Deployment over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Deployment
England / North West
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 216 242
Rank change year-on-year -10 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Software Deployment 26 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.41% 0.28% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.32% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 14 10
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.68% +10.00%  

Software Deployment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 5732 4998 5779
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 90.60% 87.90% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4727 4211 4575
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Software Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Software Deployment as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Software Deployment in the North West

Software Deployment
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Software Deployment in the North West

Software Deployment
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Deployment in the North West over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Deployment in the North West

Software Deployment
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 Software Deployment within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire -2 10 £23,500 -
Manchester -31 5 £47,500 +5.55%
Merseyside - 5 £47,500 -
Cheshire - 4 £45,000 -
Software Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Software Deployment 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 Software Deployment.

1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 21 (51.22%) Oracle
3 13 (31.71%) Scrum
3 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
5 6 (14.63%) Windows
5 6 (14.63%) .NET
5 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (12.20%) IIS
6 5 (12.20%) Ruby
6 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (9.76%) Splunk
7 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps
7 4 (9.76%) Sumo Logic
7 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
8 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
8 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
9 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.88%) Unix
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.88%) Degree
9 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
9 2 (4.88%) Computer Science

Software Deployment
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 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Site Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (9.76%) Sumo Logic
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
1 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.88%) Electronics
1 2 (4.88%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (53.66%) Analyst
1 22 (53.66%) Applications Support
1 22 (53.66%) Applications Support Analyst
1 22 (53.66%) Support Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Oracle Support Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Support Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Product Owner
3 8 (19.51%) Product Owner
4 3 (7.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Product Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Development Team Leader
5 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) jQuery
3 1 (2.44%) JSON
3 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
3 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
3 2 (4.88%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Scrum
2 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps
4 3 (7.32%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
5 2 (4.88%) MVC
6 1 (2.44%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.44%) Migration
6 1 (2.44%) Network Management
6 1 (2.44%) Patch Management
6 1 (2.44%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (2.44%) Workforce Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.20%) Ruby
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.88%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) VCAP
2 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.44%) zsh
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (51.22%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Splunk
4 1 (2.44%) Cisco
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix
4 1 (2.44%) EMC
4 1 (2.44%) VMware