Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 194 181 255
Rank change year-on-year -13 +74 +46
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 169 171 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.56% 1.63% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 1.78% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 141 154 67
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -29.17%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,832 9,593 9,977
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.03% 91.54% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 8,091 7,912 8,260
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in the South West

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in the South West

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the South West over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in the South West

Continuous Delivery
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 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
Bristol +6 77 £50,000 - 8
Somerset -5 28 £44,529 +17.18% 9
Wiltshire +8 25 £50,000 -2.44%
Dorset -18 18 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Devon +17 8 £35,000 -3.58% 2
Gloucestershire +12 8 £58,000 +28.89% 2
Cornwall - 5 £45,000 -
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 149 (88.17%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (42.60%) C#
3 67 (39.64%) DevOps
4 65 (38.46%) Test Automation
5 62 (36.69%) Amazon AWS
6 55 (32.54%) Scrum
7 54 (31.95%) Software Engineering
8 53 (31.36%) Microsoft Azure
9 51 (30.18%) TDD
9 51 (30.18%) Linux
10 50 (29.59%) Python
11 49 (28.99%) .NET
11 49 (28.99%) Docker
12 46 (27.22%) Java
13 40 (23.67%) ASP.NET
13 40 (23.67%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (23.08%) Git (software)
14 39 (23.08%) MVC
15 34 (20.12%) ASP.NET MVC
16 33 (19.53%) Deployment Automation
17 32 (18.93%) BDD
17 32 (18.93%) Unit Testing
18 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
19 30 (17.75%) QA
19 30 (17.75%) Puppet
20 29 (17.16%) Continuous Improvement
21 28 (16.57%) Jenkins
21 28 (16.57%) Team Foundation Server
22 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
23 24 (14.20%) Microservices

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 10 (5.92%) Apache Spark
1 10 (5.92%) Confluence
2 8 (4.73%) Apache Pig
2 8 (4.73%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.55%) MS Project Server
3 6 (3.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.78%) Apache
4 3 (1.78%) CMS
5 2 (1.18%) JBoss
5 2 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.59%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.59%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 62 (36.69%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (31.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.92%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (5.92%) Amazon S3
3 10 (5.92%) AWS OpsWorks
4 9 (5.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (4.73%) Amazon EMR
5 8 (4.73%) Amazon Kinesis
5 8 (4.73%) GitHub
6 5 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (2.37%) SaaS
8 3 (1.78%) IaaS
8 3 (1.78%) PaaS
9 2 (1.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (1.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.59%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.59%) Route 53
10 1 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.51%) Network Security
2 7 (4.14%) Firewall
3 3 (1.78%) SMS
3 3 (1.78%) SSL
3 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.18%) Internet
4 2 (1.18%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.18%) VLAN
5 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.34%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.24%) SQL Server 2014
3 13 (7.69%) Big Data
4 11 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (5.92%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (5.92%) Apache Hive
5 10 (5.92%) Hadoop
6 8 (4.73%) Amazon Athena
6 8 (4.73%) Amazon Redshift
6 8 (4.73%) BigQuery
6 8 (4.73%) Impala
6 8 (4.73%) Power BI
6 8 (4.73%) Presto
6 8 (4.73%) Spotfire
7 7 (4.14%) Geospatial Data
7 7 (4.14%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.96%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.96%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 28 (16.57%) Jenkins
2 28 (16.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (11.24%) JIRA
4 18 (10.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (5.33%) Selenium
6 8 (4.73%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (3.55%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.55%) Maven
8 5 (2.96%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.96%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.78%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.18%) Concordion
10 2 (1.18%) FitNesse
10 2 (1.18%) Gradle
10 2 (1.18%) JMeter
10 2 (1.18%) MSBuild
10 2 (1.18%) SoapUI
10 2 (1.18%) Vagrant
10 2 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (12.43%) Finance
2 15 (8.88%) Electronics
3 7 (4.14%) Games
3 7 (4.14%) Marketing
4 5 (2.96%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.96%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.37%) Back Office
5 4 (2.37%) Military
6 1 (0.59%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (30.18%) Developer
2 35 (20.71%) .NET Developer
3 26 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
3 26 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 26 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 25 (14.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (13.61%) Software Developer
6 19 (11.24%) Software Engineer
7 17 (10.06%) .NET Software Developer
7 17 (10.06%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (8.88%) C# Software Developer
9 14 (8.28%) Lead DevOps
9 14 (8.28%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 12 (7.10%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (7.10%) Cloud Software Engineer
11 11 (6.51%) AWS DevOps
11 11 (6.51%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) Java Engineer
12 9 (5.33%) Operations Engineer
13 8 (4.73%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (28.99%) .NET
2 40 (23.67%) ASP.NET
3 34 (20.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (11.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 20 (11.83%) HTML
5 17 (10.06%) CSS
5 17 (10.06%) WCF
6 16 (9.47%) Node.js
7 12 (7.10%) .NET Framework
7 12 (7.10%) jQuery
7 12 (7.10%) Web Services
8 10 (5.92%) AngularJS
8 10 (5.92%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (5.92%) WPF
8 10 (5.92%) XML
9 9 (5.33%) HTML5
9 9 (5.33%) JSON
10 8 (4.73%) MLlib
10 8 (4.73%) Pandas
11 7 (4.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.88%) User Experience
2 8 (4.73%) Clustering
3 7 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.37%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.59%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.59%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 51 (30.18%) Linux
2 15 (8.88%) Windows
3 14 (8.28%) CentOS
4 12 (7.10%) Mac OS
5 10 (5.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (88.17%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (39.64%) DevOps
3 65 (38.46%) Test Automation
4 55 (32.54%) Scrum
5 54 (31.95%) Software Engineering
6 51 (30.18%) TDD
7 40 (23.67%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (23.08%) MVC
9 33 (19.53%) Deployment Automation
10 32 (18.93%) BDD
10 32 (18.93%) Unit Testing
11 29 (17.16%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (14.20%) Microservices
13 21 (12.43%) Mentoring
14 19 (11.24%) SOA
15 16 (9.47%) Coaching
16 15 (8.88%) Continuous Deployment
16 15 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (8.88%) SDLC
16 15 (8.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 72 (42.60%) C#
2 50 (29.59%) Python
3 46 (27.22%) Java
4 25 (14.79%) JavaScript
5 23 (13.61%) SQL
6 20 (11.83%) PowerShell
7 16 (9.47%) Bash Shell
8 15 (8.88%) Scala
9 14 (8.28%) Ruby
10 8 (4.73%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.55%) TypeScript
11 6 (3.55%) VBA
12 5 (2.96%) T-SQL
13 4 (2.37%) Go
14 3 (1.78%) C++
14 3 (1.78%) Perl
14 3 (1.78%) PHP
15 2 (1.18%) C
16 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.55%) MCP
2 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.96%) DV Cleared
3 5 (2.96%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.78%) Degree
4 3 (1.78%) ISEB
5 2 (1.18%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (17.75%) QA
2 2 (1.18%) SLA
3 1 (0.59%) PMO
System Software
1 49 (28.99%) Docker
2 9 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (1.18%) HDFS
3 2 (1.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.18%) VirtualBox
3 2 (1.18%) vSphere
4 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (17.75%) Puppet
2 11 (6.51%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.37%) Ansible
3 4 (2.37%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (1.18%) Salt
5 1 (0.59%) SCCM
5 1 (0.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.47%) Red Hat
3 14 (8.28%) Atlassian
4 10 (5.92%) Capita
5 9 (5.33%) VMware
6 8 (4.73%) Tableau
7 5 (2.96%) SAP
8 4 (2.37%) Google
8 4 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.78%) Oracle
10 2 (1.18%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.59%) Apple
11 1 (0.59%) Cisco
11 1 (0.59%) New Relic