Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
England > South East
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 218 255 339
Rank change year-on-year +37 +84 +152
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 415 358 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.37% 1.20% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.36% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 347 310 288
South East median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.83% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £38,000 £37,500 £35,700
90th Percentile £69,250 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%

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 26,820 26,322 33,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.79% 88.00% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,188 21,778 28,167
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 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
Thames Valley +40 216 £52,500 -12.50% 31
Berkshire -1 93 £52,500 +5.00% 9
Hampshire -3 92 £55,000 -14.73% 17
Buckinghamshire +46 65 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Surrey -13 59 £55,000 -10.93% 8
Oxfordshire +7 58 £50,000 -31.51% 14
East Sussex -10 22 £45,000 -25.00% 1
West Sussex +24 21 £55,000 -3.51% 8
Kent +4 4 £41,250 -13.16% 3
Middlesex - 1 £60,000 -
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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.

1 315 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (43.61%) Continuous Integration
3 179 (43.13%) TDD
4 157 (37.83%) DevOps
5 152 (36.63%) Scrum
6 147 (35.42%) Java
7 146 (35.18%) Amazon AWS
8 142 (34.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 137 (33.01%) Test Automation
10 127 (30.60%) C#
11 114 (27.47%) .NET
12 112 (26.99%) Software Engineering
13 111 (26.75%) Linux
14 104 (25.06%) JavaScript
15 95 (22.89%) SQL
15 95 (22.89%) Jenkins
16 92 (22.17%) BDD
17 91 (21.93%) Git (software)
18 86 (20.72%) Docker
19 80 (19.28%) Open Source
19 80 (19.28%) CSS
19 80 (19.28%) Microservices
20 78 (18.80%) OO
20 78 (18.80%) AngularJS
21 75 (18.07%) Selenium
22 73 (17.59%) Microsoft
23 72 (17.35%) SQL Server
24 71 (17.11%) Windows
24 71 (17.11%) Finance
24 71 (17.11%) QA

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 31 (7.47%) OpenStack
2 28 (6.75%) CMS
2 28 (6.75%) Confluence
3 21 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (3.61%) Apache
5 13 (3.13%) EPiServer
6 12 (2.89%) Tomcat
6 12 (2.89%) WebLogic
7 10 (2.41%) JBoss
8 9 (2.17%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.20%) nginx
10 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.72%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.48%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.48%) IIS
12 2 (0.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.48%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.48%) WildFly
13 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 146 (35.18%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (34.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (7.95%) PaaS
4 28 (6.75%) SaaS
5 26 (6.27%) IaaS
6 23 (5.54%) GitHub
6 23 (5.54%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (4.34%) OpenShift
8 16 (3.86%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.17%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.20%) NuGet
11 4 (0.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 4 (0.96%) TestFlight
12 1 (0.24%) Basecamp
12 1 (0.24%) Force.com
12 1 (0.24%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.30%) AMQP
2 15 (3.61%) Internet
3 10 (2.41%) Network Security
4 9 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.20%) DNS
5 5 (1.20%) HTTP
5 5 (1.20%) VLAN
5 5 (1.20%) VoIP
6 4 (0.96%) DHCP
7 2 (0.48%) FTP
7 2 (0.48%) SSL
8 1 (0.24%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 56 (13.49%) NoSQL
3 46 (11.08%) MongoDB
4 38 (9.16%) MySQL
5 21 (5.06%) Relational Database
6 17 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (3.61%) Neo4j
8 13 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.65%) Big Data
9 11 (2.65%) Redis
10 10 (2.41%) Hadoop
10 10 (2.41%) MariaDB
11 9 (2.17%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.69%) HBase
13 4 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.96%) DB2
14 3 (0.72%) NewSQL
15 2 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.48%) NuoDB
15 2 (0.48%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 95 (22.89%) Jenkins
2 91 (21.93%) Git (software)
3 75 (18.07%) Selenium
4 56 (13.49%) JIRA
5 35 (8.43%) Cucumber
6 34 (8.19%) Subversion
7 32 (7.71%) TeamCity
8 30 (7.23%) Vagrant
9 23 (5.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 20 (4.82%) Visual Studio
10 20 (4.82%) WebDriver
11 19 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
12 18 (4.34%) Maven
13 16 (3.86%) Eclipse
14 15 (3.61%) IntelliJ
15 14 (3.37%) SpecFlow
16 13 (3.13%) git-flow
16 13 (3.13%) JUnit
17 11 (2.65%) JMeter
17 11 (2.65%) MSBuild
General
1 71 (17.11%) Finance
2 43 (10.36%) Retail
3 9 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 8 (1.93%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.45%) Electronics
5 6 (1.45%) Marketing
6 5 (1.20%) Legal
6 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.72%) Automotive
7 3 (0.72%) German Language
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Arabic Language
8 2 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Games
Job Titles
1 160 (38.55%) Developer
2 83 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 60 (14.46%) Senior Developer
4 59 (14.22%) Software Engineer
5 51 (12.29%) Java Developer
6 41 (9.88%) .NET Developer
7 34 (8.19%) Software Developer
8 32 (7.71%) Java Engineer
9 27 (6.51%) Tester
10 26 (6.27%) Test Engineer
11 23 (5.54%) Java Software Engineer
11 23 (5.54%) Senior Java Developer
12 22 (5.30%) C# Developer
13 21 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
14 17 (4.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 17 (4.10%) Java Software Developer
15 16 (3.86%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (3.86%) Software Tester
16 15 (3.61%) Senior C# Developer
16 15 (3.61%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (27.47%) .NET
2 80 (19.28%) CSS
3 78 (18.80%) AngularJS
4 68 (16.39%) HTML
5 63 (15.18%) Web Services
6 62 (14.94%) RESTful
7 58 (13.98%) REST
8 56 (13.49%) Spring
9 36 (8.67%) Spring Boot
10 33 (7.95%) Node.js
11 32 (7.71%) HTML5
11 32 (7.71%) RabbitMQ
12 29 (6.99%) jQuery
12 29 (6.99%) Vue.js
13 26 (6.27%) ASP.NET
13 26 (6.27%) J2EE
14 25 (6.02%) Angular 2
15 23 (5.54%) JSON
16 22 (5.30%) .NET Framework
17 21 (5.06%) React
Miscellaneous
1 41 (9.88%) Computer Science
2 38 (9.16%) Public Cloud
3 30 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (6.51%) User Experience
5 21 (5.06%) Cloud Native
6 20 (4.82%) Mobile App
7 15 (3.61%) Social Media
8 14 (3.37%) Blog
9 13 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (2.65%) Internet of Things
12 9 (2.17%) Data Centre
13 8 (1.93%) Fintech
14 6 (1.45%) Algorithms
14 6 (1.45%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.96%) 3D Graphics
15 4 (0.96%) Life Science
15 4 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
16 3 (0.72%) PMI
17 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 111 (26.75%) Linux
2 71 (17.11%) Windows
3 18 (4.34%) Unix
4 14 (3.37%) Android
5 11 (2.65%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.93%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.72%) CentOS
8 3 (0.72%) Debian
9 2 (0.48%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.24%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.24%) Mesosphere
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (75.90%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (43.61%) Continuous Integration
3 179 (43.13%) TDD
4 157 (37.83%) DevOps
5 152 (36.63%) Scrum
6 137 (33.01%) Test Automation
7 112 (26.99%) Software Engineering
8 92 (22.17%) BDD
9 80 (19.28%) Microservices
9 80 (19.28%) Open Source
10 78 (18.80%) OO
11 58 (13.98%) Problem-Solving
12 57 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
13 56 (13.49%) SOLID
14 53 (12.77%) Kanban
15 52 (12.53%) Pair Programming
15 52 (12.53%) SDLC
16 43 (10.36%) Web Development
17 41 (9.88%) Front End Development
18 39 (9.40%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 147 (35.42%) Java
2 127 (30.60%) C#
3 104 (25.06%) JavaScript
4 95 (22.89%) SQL
5 66 (15.90%) Python
6 48 (11.57%) Ruby
7 34 (8.19%) Go
8 31 (7.47%) Bash Shell
9 30 (7.23%) Java 8
10 27 (6.51%) PowerShell
11 24 (5.78%) Scala
12 19 (4.58%) C++
12 19 (4.58%) VB.NET
13 14 (3.37%) TypeScript
14 13 (3.13%) Perl
14 13 (3.13%) T-SQL
15 10 (2.41%) Groovy
16 9 (2.17%) Shell Script
17 7 (1.69%) C
18 6 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (13.73%) Degree
2 29 (6.99%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (4.34%) ISEB
4 18 (4.34%) ISTQB
5 13 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (1.69%) SC Cleared
7 6 (1.45%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.72%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.24%) MCSE
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (17.11%) QA
2 3 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.24%) GDPR
3 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 86 (20.72%) Docker
2 29 (6.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.93%) VirtualBox
4 7 (1.69%) Active Directory
5 5 (1.20%) vSphere
6 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
7 3 (0.72%) KVM
7 3 (0.72%) Xen
8 1 (0.24%) Firmware
8 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 52 (12.53%) Puppet
2 48 (11.57%) Kubernetes
3 47 (11.33%) Ansible
4 42 (10.12%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (6.02%) Terraform
6 7 (1.69%) Grafana
6 7 (1.69%) Salt
7 5 (1.20%) Graphite
7 5 (1.20%) Graylog
7 5 (1.20%) Icinga
8 3 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.72%) Packer
8 3 (0.72%) Rancher
9 2 (0.48%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.48%) Kibana
10 1 (0.24%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.24%) Marathon
10 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.24%) SCCM
Vendors
1 73 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.08%) VMware
3 40 (9.64%) Oracle
4 28 (6.75%) Google
5 18 (4.34%) Atlassian
6 16 (3.86%) Cadence
7 11 (2.65%) Xamarin
8 10 (2.41%) IBM
9 8 (1.93%) ServiceNow
10 7 (1.69%) Cloudera
10 7 (1.69%) Pega
10 7 (1.69%) Sitecore
11 6 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.45%) SAP
12 4 (0.96%) Apple
12 4 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (0.72%) Dynatrace
13 3 (0.72%) HP
14 2 (0.48%) CA
14 2 (0.48%) Compuware