Period
to 18 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
England > South East
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 205 221 241
Rank change year-on-year +16 +20 +116
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 394 420 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.51% 1.41% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.56% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 281 349 324
South East median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -16.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £70,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -4.17%

Continuous Delivery 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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 23,640 26,875 26,353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.76% 90.20% 89.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18,944 22,190 21,775
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in the South East

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the South East.

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in the South East

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the South East over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in the South East

Continuous Delivery
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 August 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
Thames Valley +7 167 £63,000 +20.00% 15
Hampshire +9 120 £50,500 -8.18% 11
Berkshire +27 104 £70,000 +33.33% 8
East Sussex +38 42 £70,000 +55.56%
Oxfordshire +23 41 £63,000 +26.00% 5
Surrey +12 36 £57,500 +4.55% 11
Buckinghamshire -4 22 £49,000 -2.00% 2
West Sussex -14 20 £70,000 +33.33% 3
Kent +15 19 £52,000 +26.06% 3
Middlesex +3 2 £75,000 +25.00%
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 South East region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 282 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (62.69%) DevOps
3 191 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
4 179 (45.43%) JavaScript
5 178 (45.18%) Docker
6 176 (44.67%) Java
7 175 (44.42%) TDD
8 144 (36.55%) Software Engineering
9 136 (34.52%) Test Automation
9 136 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
10 125 (31.73%) Node.js
11 122 (30.96%) Jenkins
12 113 (28.68%) Microservices
12 113 (28.68%) Git (software)
13 112 (28.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 107 (27.16%) Scrum
15 105 (26.65%) Ansible
16 104 (26.40%) Python
17 99 (25.13%) C#
18 98 (24.87%) Linux
19 89 (22.59%) Kubernetes
19 89 (22.59%) Analytics
20 88 (22.34%) AngularJS
21 84 (21.32%) React
22 81 (20.56%) .NET
23 79 (20.05%) Mentoring
24 75 (19.04%) Degree
25 71 (18.02%) JIRA
26 70 (17.77%) Open Source
27 66 (16.75%) Data Analytics

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 39 (9.90%) Confluence
2 31 (7.87%) CMS
3 23 (5.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 20 (5.08%) Drupal
5 19 (4.82%) Elasticsearch
6 18 (4.57%) WordPress
7 17 (4.31%) SugarCRM
8 16 (4.06%) Apache
9 14 (3.55%) OpenStack
10 7 (1.78%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (1.52%) Alfresco
11 6 (1.52%) JBoss
11 6 (1.52%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.27%) Apache Solr
12 5 (1.27%) EPiServer
12 5 (1.27%) Umbraco
13 4 (1.02%) Apache Pig
13 4 (1.02%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.51%) CICS
14 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Revive Adserver
Cloud Services
1 136 (34.52%) Amazon AWS
2 112 (28.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (12.44%) Serverless
4 43 (10.91%) Google Cloud Platform
5 36 (9.14%) npm
6 32 (8.12%) PaaS
7 28 (7.11%) SaaS
8 27 (6.85%) GitHub
9 21 (5.33%) IaaS
10 15 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (3.55%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (3.05%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (2.03%) Amazon S3
13 8 (2.03%) Power Platform
14 6 (1.52%) Azure Functions
15 4 (1.02%) Amazon ECS
15 4 (1.02%) Amazon EMR
15 4 (1.02%) Amazon Kinesis
15 4 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (1.02%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 28 (7.11%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.03%) DNS
2 8 (2.03%) Firewall
2 8 (2.03%) HTTP
3 5 (1.27%) Internet
4 4 (1.02%) IPsec
4 4 (1.02%) SSL
5 3 (0.76%) AMQP
6 2 (0.51%) ATM
6 2 (0.51%) DHCP
6 2 (0.51%) DMZ
6 2 (0.51%) Network Security
7 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.25%) LAN
7 1 (0.25%) MPLS
7 1 (0.25%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.25%) SSH
7 1 (0.25%) VLAN
7 1 (0.25%) VPN
7 1 (0.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (7.61%) NoSQL
2 23 (5.84%) SQL Server
3 22 (5.58%) Big Data
3 22 (5.58%) MongoDB
4 21 (5.33%) Neo4j
5 19 (4.82%) MySQL
6 18 (4.57%) Data Lake
7 13 (3.30%) Cosmos DB
8 11 (2.79%) Redis
9 10 (2.54%) Hadoop
10 9 (2.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.28%) Geospatial Data
11 8 (2.03%) Amazon RDS
11 8 (2.03%) HDInsight
11 8 (2.03%) Power BI
11 8 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 122 (30.96%) Jenkins
2 113 (28.68%) Git (software)
3 71 (18.02%) JIRA
4 44 (11.17%) Maven
5 43 (10.91%) TeamCity
6 35 (8.88%) Visual Studio Team System
7 26 (6.60%) GitLab
7 26 (6.60%) Mocha
7 26 (6.60%) webpack
8 24 (6.09%) CircleCI
9 21 (5.33%) Selenium
10 19 (4.82%) Octopus Deploy
11 18 (4.57%) Vagrant
12 16 (4.06%) Cucumber
12 16 (4.06%) Jasmine
13 14 (3.55%) Visual Studio
14 11 (2.79%) Fiddler
15 10 (2.54%) Bitbucket
15 10 (2.54%) Sinon.JS
15 10 (2.54%) Subversion
General
1 38 (9.64%) Finance
2 26 (6.60%) Telecoms
3 24 (6.09%) Public Sector
4 21 (5.33%) Marketing
5 20 (5.08%) Manufacturing
6 18 (4.57%) Electronics
6 18 (4.57%) Retail
7 15 (3.81%) Banking
8 6 (1.52%) Billing
9 4 (1.02%) Arabic Language
9 4 (1.02%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Legal
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 173 (43.91%) Developer
2 88 (22.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 55 (13.96%) Software Engineer
4 46 (11.68%) Software Developer
5 44 (11.17%) Java Developer
6 42 (10.66%) C# Developer
7 40 (10.15%) Python Developer
8 37 (9.39%) JavaScript Developer
9 27 (6.85%) Senior Developer
10 24 (6.09%) .NET Developer
10 24 (6.09%) C++ Developer
11 18 (4.57%) C++ Software Developer
11 18 (4.57%) Full Stack Developer
12 17 (4.31%) Android Developer
12 17 (4.31%) Senior Software Engineer
13 16 (4.06%) Java Engineer
13 16 (4.06%) PHP Developer
14 15 (3.81%) QA Engineer
15 14 (3.55%) Azure DevOps
15 14 (3.55%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (31.73%) Node.js
2 88 (22.34%) AngularJS
3 84 (21.32%) React
4 81 (20.56%) .NET
5 63 (15.99%) Vue.js
6 44 (11.17%) CSS
7 42 (10.66%) Jest
7 42 (10.66%) RESTful
8 39 (9.90%) Spring
9 38 (9.64%) REST
10 36 (9.14%) HTML
11 31 (7.87%) .NET Framework
12 29 (7.36%) Redux
13 26 (6.60%) ASP.NET
13 26 (6.60%) Chai
14 23 (5.84%) Web Services
15 22 (5.58%) Enzyme
15 22 (5.58%) JSON
16 21 (5.33%) Velocity
17 18 (4.57%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.96%) Self-Motivation
2 21 (5.33%) iPad
3 18 (4.57%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.31%) Blog
5 16 (4.06%) Algorithms
6 14 (3.55%) Greenfield Project
6 14 (3.55%) Public Cloud
6 14 (3.55%) User Experience
7 13 (3.30%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.79%) Cloud Native
9 5 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (1.27%) Internet of Things
10 4 (1.02%) DataPower
10 4 (1.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
10 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.76%) Life Science
11 3 (0.76%) Replication
12 2 (0.51%) Equities
12 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 98 (24.87%) Linux
2 27 (6.85%) Windows
3 26 (6.60%) Android
4 18 (4.57%) Unix
5 13 (3.30%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.02%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.51%) AIX
7 2 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (71.57%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (62.69%) DevOps
3 191 (48.48%) Continuous Integration
4 175 (44.42%) TDD
5 144 (36.55%) Software Engineering
6 136 (34.52%) Test Automation
7 113 (28.68%) Microservices
8 107 (27.16%) Scrum
9 89 (22.59%) Analytics
10 79 (20.05%) Mentoring
11 70 (17.77%) Open Source
12 66 (16.75%) Data Analytics
13 62 (15.74%) BDD
13 62 (15.74%) Computer Science
13 62 (15.74%) Kanban
14 52 (13.20%) Artificial Intelligence
14 52 (13.20%) Business Development
15 46 (11.68%) E-Commerce
16 44 (11.17%) Pair Programming
17 40 (10.15%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 179 (45.43%) JavaScript
2 176 (44.67%) Java
3 104 (26.40%) Python
4 99 (25.13%) C#
5 64 (16.24%) SQL
6 59 (14.97%) C++
7 53 (13.45%) PHP
8 47 (11.93%) Go
9 39 (9.90%) C
10 32 (8.12%) Kotlin
11 31 (7.87%) Ruby
11 31 (7.87%) TypeScript
12 29 (7.36%) ES6
13 26 (6.60%) PowerShell
14 24 (6.09%) Bash Shell
15 16 (4.06%) Rust
16 11 (2.79%) Java 8
17 10 (2.54%) ES7
17 10 (2.54%) VB.NET
18 8 (2.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 75 (19.04%) Degree
2 52 (13.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (11.68%) Security Cleared
4 42 (10.66%) DV Cleared
5 35 (8.88%) SC Cleared
6 13 (3.30%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.27%) RHCE
8 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.76%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.51%) ISEB
9 2 (0.51%) MCP
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.25%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.93%) QA
2 5 (1.27%) GDPR
3 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.51%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 178 (45.18%) Docker
2 17 (4.31%) VirtualBox
2 17 (4.31%) vSphere
3 10 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.51%) Firmware
6 2 (0.51%) NFS
7 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 105 (26.65%) Ansible
2 89 (22.59%) Kubernetes
3 64 (16.24%) Terraform
4 49 (12.44%) Puppet
5 38 (9.64%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (7.61%) Docker Swarm
7 14 (3.55%) Packer
8 13 (3.30%) Salt
9 11 (2.79%) Mesos
10 10 (2.54%) Cobbler
11 5 (1.27%) rkt
12 3 (0.76%) Consul
12 3 (0.76%) Grafana
12 3 (0.76%) Nagios
12 3 (0.76%) Opsview
13 1 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
13 1 (0.25%) Kibana
13 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 49 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.85%) Google
3 25 (6.35%) Oracle
4 23 (5.84%) Sitecore
5 19 (4.82%) hybris
6 16 (4.06%) Samsung
7 15 (3.81%) SaltStack
8 14 (3.55%) SAP
9 11 (2.79%) Xamarin
10 10 (2.54%) Databricks
11 8 (2.03%) Red Hat
12 7 (1.78%) Atlassian
13 4 (1.02%) Cadence
13 4 (1.02%) Cypress Semiconductor
13 4 (1.02%) F5
13 4 (1.02%) Informatica
13 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (1.02%) Tableau
13 4 (1.02%) Teradata
14 3 (0.76%) Splunk