Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
England > South East
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 224 255 347
Rank change year-on-year +31 +92 +52
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 374 352 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.40% 1.13% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.26% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 283 276 220
South East median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £54,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +5.99% +3.33%
10th Percentile £35,250 £36,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 24,414 27,901 28,444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.21% 89.87% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 19,964 23,021 23,335
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 24 January 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 24 January 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
Hampshire +98 165 £55,000 -8.33% 17
Thames Valley -6 119 £55,000 - 17
Berkshire +27 80 £55,000 -5.17% 10
Surrey 0 48 £65,000 +8.33% 14
Buckinghamshire -35 24 £50,000 -9.09% 4
West Sussex -10 20 £50,000 +34.23% 4
Kent +35 17 £42,500 -26.72% 2
Oxfordshire +36 15 £67,000 +21.82% 3
East Sussex -5 4 £56,250 -29.69% 1
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 (75.40%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (49.20%) DevOps
3 167 (44.65%) Continuous Integration
4 154 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 154 (41.18%) Java
5 150 (40.11%) Jenkins
6 146 (39.04%) Amazon AWS
7 140 (37.43%) Docker
8 137 (36.63%) TDD
9 129 (34.49%) Software Engineering
10 123 (32.89%) Linux
11 112 (29.95%) JavaScript
11 112 (29.95%) Ansible
12 111 (29.68%) Git (software)
13 109 (29.14%) Test Automation
13 109 (29.14%) C#
14 107 (28.61%) SQL
15 105 (28.07%) Python
15 105 (28.07%) Microservices
16 94 (25.13%) .NET
17 93 (24.87%) Kubernetes
18 88 (23.53%) Scrum
19 84 (22.46%) Puppet
20 83 (22.19%) AngularJS
21 76 (20.32%) SQL Server
22 73 (19.52%) Ruby
23 71 (18.98%) Open Source
24 70 (18.72%) Microsoft
25 66 (17.65%) Configuration Management
26 64 (17.11%) CSS

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 (8.29%) OpenStack
2 26 (6.95%) Confluence
3 18 (4.81%) CMS
4 15 (4.01%) EPiServer
5 11 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (2.67%) Apache
7 9 (2.41%) JBoss
8 8 (2.14%) Tomcat
9 7 (1.87%) nginx
9 7 (1.87%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
11 5 (1.34%) Alfresco
11 5 (1.34%) IIS
11 5 (1.34%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.27%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (2.14%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.07%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 154 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 146 (39.04%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (15.51%) GitHub
4 54 (14.44%) SaaS
5 30 (8.02%) OpenShift
6 22 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
7 20 (5.35%) PaaS
7 20 (5.35%) Serverless
8 17 (4.55%) IaaS
9 14 (3.74%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (3.48%) AWS Lambda
10 13 (3.48%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (2.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 9 (2.41%) TestFlight
12 8 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
12 8 (2.14%) Amazon S3
13 7 (1.87%) Azure Functions
14 4 (1.07%) CloudFront
14 4 (1.07%) npm
14 4 (1.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 32 (8.56%) TCP/IP
2 20 (5.35%) Internet
3 16 (4.28%) VLAN
4 11 (2.94%) AMQP
4 11 (2.94%) HTTP
5 10 (2.67%) Firewall
6 6 (1.60%) DNS
6 6 (1.60%) DSL
6 6 (1.60%) LAN
6 6 (1.60%) SSL
6 6 (1.60%) WAN
7 4 (1.07%) SNMP
7 4 (1.07%) VPN
8 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.53%) Network Security
9 1 (0.27%) DHCP
9 1 (0.27%) FTP
9 1 (0.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (20.32%) SQL Server
2 60 (16.04%) NoSQL
3 53 (14.17%) MongoDB
4 24 (6.42%) Neo4j
5 13 (3.48%) Amazon RDS
6 12 (3.21%) MySQL
6 12 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.41%) Big Data
8 8 (2.14%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.87%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (1.60%) MariaDB
11 5 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (1.34%) DB2
12 4 (1.07%) Geospatial Data
12 4 (1.07%) Redis
13 3 (0.80%) Blockchain
14 2 (0.53%) Adabas
14 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 150 (40.11%) Jenkins
2 111 (29.68%) Git (software)
3 59 (15.78%) JIRA
4 54 (14.44%) Vagrant
5 36 (9.63%) Maven
5 36 (9.63%) Subversion
5 36 (9.63%) TeamCity
6 35 (9.36%) Selenium
7 32 (8.56%) GitLab
8 28 (7.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 25 (6.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 25 (6.68%) Visual Studio
10 24 (6.42%) webpack
11 22 (5.88%) Sonatype Nexus
12 13 (3.48%) Bitbucket
12 13 (3.48%) Cucumber
13 12 (3.21%) SonarQube
13 12 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
14 11 (2.94%) Ant
15 10 (2.67%) Xcode
General
1 59 (15.78%) Finance
2 27 (7.22%) Retail
3 23 (6.15%) Electronics
3 23 (6.15%) Manufacturing
4 22 (5.88%) Marketing
4 22 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.41%) Games
6 3 (0.80%) Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Advertising
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
7 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 140 (37.43%) Developer
2 101 (27.01%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (9.89%) Software Engineer
4 34 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 30 (8.02%) Senior Developer
6 28 (7.49%) C# Developer
7 21 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
7 21 (5.61%) Software Developer
8 19 (5.08%) Java Engineer
8 19 (5.08%) Senior DevOps
9 18 (4.81%) Angular Developer
9 18 (4.81%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 17 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
11 16 (4.28%) .NET Developer
12 15 (4.01%) Android Developer
12 15 (4.01%) HTML Developer
12 15 (4.01%) Web Developer
13 14 (3.74%) HTML CSS Developer
14 13 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 13 (3.48%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (25.13%) .NET
2 83 (22.19%) AngularJS
3 64 (17.11%) CSS
4 63 (16.84%) HTML
4 63 (16.84%) Web Services
5 55 (14.71%) Node.js
5 55 (14.71%) Spring
6 52 (13.90%) REST
7 41 (10.96%) RESTful
8 40 (10.70%) Spring Boot
9 38 (10.16%) React
10 33 (8.82%) ASP.NET
11 32 (8.56%) Vue.js
12 27 (7.22%) J2EE
13 20 (5.35%) Angular 2
14 19 (5.08%) .NET Framework
14 19 (5.08%) JSON
15 16 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (4.28%) HTML5
15 16 (4.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.02%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (7.75%) Public Cloud
3 23 (6.15%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (6.15%) User Experience
4 22 (5.88%) Social Media
5 19 (5.08%) Algorithms
6 15 (4.01%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.48%) Data Centre
8 12 (3.21%) Internet of Things
8 12 (3.21%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.67%) Industry 4.0
10 8 (2.14%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.60%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.34%) Cloud Native
12 5 (1.34%) Data Structures
12 5 (1.34%) Fintech
13 4 (1.07%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.07%) Replication
14 3 (0.80%) Life Science
15 2 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 123 (32.89%) Linux
2 43 (11.50%) Windows
3 42 (11.23%) Unix
4 22 (5.88%) Android
5 14 (3.74%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.14%) CentOS
8 5 (1.34%) AIX
8 5 (1.34%) Windows Server
9 4 (1.07%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (75.40%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (49.20%) DevOps
3 167 (44.65%) Continuous Integration
4 137 (36.63%) TDD
5 129 (34.49%) Software Engineering
6 109 (29.14%) Test Automation
7 105 (28.07%) Microservices
8 88 (23.53%) Scrum
9 71 (18.98%) Open Source
10 66 (17.65%) Configuration Management
11 61 (16.31%) Mentoring
12 53 (14.17%) Problem-Solving
13 51 (13.64%) Kanban
14 49 (13.10%) OO
15 44 (11.76%) Software Delivery
16 43 (11.50%) Continuous Improvement
17 42 (11.23%) Web Development
18 40 (10.70%) BDD
19 39 (10.43%) SDLC
20 35 (9.36%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 154 (41.18%) Java
2 112 (29.95%) JavaScript
3 109 (29.14%) C#
4 107 (28.61%) SQL
5 105 (28.07%) Python
6 73 (19.52%) Ruby
7 44 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 44 (11.76%) C++
8 42 (11.23%) PowerShell
9 38 (10.16%) Go
10 28 (7.49%) Java 8
11 27 (7.22%) Perl
12 21 (5.61%) PHP
13 20 (5.35%) Shell Script
14 19 (5.08%) C
15 13 (3.48%) Kotlin
16 12 (3.21%) PL/SQL
17 11 (2.94%) Apple Swift
18 10 (2.67%) Objective-C
19 6 (1.60%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 58 (15.51%) Security Cleared
2 50 (13.37%) Degree
3 42 (11.23%) SC Cleared
4 27 (7.22%) DV Cleared
5 16 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.07%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.07%) ISEB
7 4 (1.07%) ISTQB
7 4 (1.07%) RHCE
7 4 (1.07%) RHCSA
8 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.14%) QA
2 6 (1.60%) GDPR
3 2 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 140 (37.43%) Docker
2 33 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (7.49%) VirtualBox
4 26 (6.95%) vSphere
5 7 (1.87%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.60%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (1.07%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.27%) RHEV
9 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 112 (29.95%) Ansible
2 93 (24.87%) Kubernetes
3 84 (22.46%) Puppet
4 63 (16.84%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (10.16%) Salt
6 37 (9.89%) Terraform
7 9 (2.41%) Packer
8 8 (2.14%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (1.60%) Grafana
10 4 (1.07%) Consul
10 4 (1.07%) Graphite
10 4 (1.07%) Kibana
10 4 (1.07%) Mesos
10 4 (1.07%) Nagios
10 4 (1.07%) Prometheus
10 4 (1.07%) Rancher
11 2 (0.53%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.53%) Graylog
11 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.53%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 70 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.09%) Oracle
3 33 (8.82%) VMware
4 21 (5.61%) SAP
5 13 (3.48%) Google
6 12 (3.21%) Atlassian
6 12 (3.21%) Xamarin
7 11 (2.94%) ServiceNow
8 10 (2.67%) Red Hat
8 10 (2.67%) Samsung
9 7 (1.87%) MuleSoft
9 7 (1.87%) Pega
9 7 (1.87%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.60%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.34%) Cadence
12 4 (1.07%) IBM
13 3 (0.80%) Adobe
14 2 (0.53%) Coverity
14 2 (0.53%) Telerik
14 2 (0.53%) webMethods