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

Continuous Delivery
England > South West
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 206 256
Rank change year-on-year +40 +50 +19
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 181 145 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.75% 1.42% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.54% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 137 136 82
South West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.77% -30.42%
10th Percentile £36,500 £27,500 £32,050
90th Percentile £71,750 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 9,558 9,388 9,850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.19% 91.72% 90.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7,869 7,753 8,238
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,100 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.20% - +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +12 86 £52,500 - 12
Somerset +30 30 £44,529 +18.74% 19
Gloucestershire +22 18 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Wiltshire -2 16 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Dorset -17 16 £47,500 +11.76% 3
Devon +22 12 £35,000 -3.58% 1
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 157 (86.74%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (44.75%) C#
3 73 (40.33%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (37.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 66 (36.46%) DevOps
6 65 (35.91%) Linux
7 64 (35.36%) Test Automation
8 62 (34.25%) Software Engineering
9 61 (33.70%) TDD
10 58 (32.04%) Java
11 51 (28.18%) Scrum
12 50 (27.62%) Python
13 46 (25.41%) .NET
14 43 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (23.20%) MVC
16 41 (22.65%) Git (software)
16 41 (22.65%) Docker
16 41 (22.65%) Puppet
17 38 (20.99%) BDD
18 33 (18.23%) ASP.NET
19 32 (17.68%) Unit Testing
19 32 (17.68%) Jenkins
20 30 (16.57%) Deployment Automation
21 29 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
22 28 (15.47%) Continuous Improvement
22 28 (15.47%) Microservices
23 27 (14.92%) JavaScript
24 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
24 26 (14.36%) Team Foundation Server
24 26 (14.36%) Node.js

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 11 (6.08%) Apache
2 5 (2.76%) JBoss
3 2 (1.10%) Confluence
3 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.55%) CMS
4 1 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.55%) IIS
4 1 (0.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 73 (40.33%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (37.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.84%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (6.08%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (6.08%) Amazon S3
5 10 (5.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (4.42%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (4.42%) AWS OpsWorks
7 7 (3.87%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (1.66%) IaaS
8 3 (1.66%) SaaS
9 2 (1.10%) PaaS
9 2 (1.10%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 2 (1.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.55%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.55%) Route 53
10 1 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.52%) Network Security
2 8 (4.42%) Firewall
3 4 (2.21%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.66%) Internet
4 3 (1.66%) VLAN
5 2 (1.10%) SSL
6 1 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.55%) SMS
6 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.36%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.15%) MySQL
3 16 (8.84%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (7.73%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (6.63%) Big Data
6 9 (4.97%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.87%) MarkLogic
8 6 (3.31%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.31%) NoSQL
8 6 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.76%) Neo4j
10 4 (2.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (2.21%) Geospatial Data
11 3 (1.66%) MariaDB
11 3 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (1.10%) CouchDB
12 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
12 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
13 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (22.65%) Git (software)
2 32 (17.68%) Jenkins
3 26 (14.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (7.73%) JIRA
6 10 (5.52%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (4.42%) Selenium
8 7 (3.87%) Maven
9 6 (3.31%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.21%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.21%) JMeter
10 4 (2.21%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.66%) GitLab
11 3 (1.66%) Vagrant
11 3 (1.66%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.10%) Appium
12 2 (1.10%) Axure RP
12 2 (1.10%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.10%) SonarQube
12 2 (1.10%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (12.71%) Finance
2 14 (7.73%) Electronics
3 10 (5.52%) Military
4 8 (4.42%) Marketing
5 6 (3.31%) Games
5 6 (3.31%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.66%) Law
7 1 (0.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (30.39%) Developer
2 34 (18.78%) Software Developer
3 30 (16.57%) Software Engineer
4 29 (16.02%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (14.92%) .NET Developer
6 22 (12.15%) C# Developer
7 20 (11.05%) AWS Engineer
7 20 (11.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (10.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 17 (9.39%) Linux Engineer
10 16 (8.84%) C# Software Developer
11 13 (7.18%) Lead DevOps
11 13 (7.18%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 11 (6.08%) AWS DevOps
12 11 (6.08%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 10 (5.52%) Operations Engineer
14 9 (4.97%) C# Software Engineer
14 9 (4.97%) Java Developer
15 8 (4.42%) Graduate
15 8 (4.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (25.41%) .NET
2 33 (18.23%) ASP.NET
3 29 (16.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (14.36%) Node.js
5 19 (10.50%) HTML
6 18 (9.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (7.73%) WCF
8 12 (6.63%) jQuery
8 12 (6.63%) Web Services
9 11 (6.08%) AngularJS
9 11 (6.08%) XML
10 10 (5.52%) LAMP
11 9 (4.97%) Spring
12 8 (4.42%) CSS
12 8 (4.42%) Elastic Stack
12 8 (4.42%) WPF
13 7 (3.87%) Spring Boot
14 6 (3.31%) JSON
14 6 (3.31%) REST
14 6 (3.31%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.94%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.08%) User Experience
3 7 (3.87%) Cyberthreat
4 5 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.21%) Minimum Viable Product
6 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.66%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.10%) Industry 4.0
7 2 (1.10%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.55%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.55%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.55%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 65 (35.91%) Linux
2 15 (8.29%) CentOS
3 14 (7.73%) Windows
4 8 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.31%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.55%) Android
7 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) Unix
7 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (86.74%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (36.46%) DevOps
3 64 (35.36%) Test Automation
4 62 (34.25%) Software Engineering
5 61 (33.70%) TDD
6 51 (28.18%) Scrum
7 43 (23.76%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (23.20%) MVC
9 38 (20.99%) BDD
10 32 (17.68%) Unit Testing
11 30 (16.57%) Deployment Automation
12 28 (15.47%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (15.47%) Microservices
13 21 (11.60%) Information Security
14 20 (11.05%) Mentoring
15 19 (10.50%) Service Delivery
15 19 (10.50%) SOA
16 16 (8.84%) Collaborative Working
16 16 (8.84%) Cybersecurity
16 16 (8.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 81 (44.75%) C#
2 58 (32.04%) Java
3 50 (27.62%) Python
4 27 (14.92%) JavaScript
5 21 (11.60%) Ruby
6 18 (9.94%) PowerShell
7 16 (8.84%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.63%) SQL
9 11 (6.08%) PHP
10 9 (4.97%) Go
11 6 (3.31%) C++
12 5 (2.76%) Scala
13 4 (2.21%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.66%) C
14 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.55%) Kotlin
16 1 (0.55%) Rust
16 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (5.52%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.97%) Degree
4 8 (4.42%) DV Cleared
4 8 (4.42%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (3.31%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.10%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.55%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.55%) MCP
7 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (13.81%) QA
2 1 (0.55%) GDPR
2 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (22.65%) Docker
2 10 (5.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.52%) VMware Server
3 3 (1.66%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (22.65%) Puppet
2 20 (11.05%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (4.42%) Ansible
4 3 (1.66%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.66%) Nagios
4 3 (1.66%) Salt
5 2 (1.10%) Graphite
5 2 (1.10%) Kibana
5 2 (1.10%) logstash
5 2 (1.10%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.55%) SCCM
6 1 (0.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (9.39%) Red Hat
2 11 (6.08%) Atlassian
3 10 (5.52%) VMware
4 9 (4.97%) Google
4 9 (4.97%) Microsoft
5 6 (3.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.55%) Apple
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco
7 1 (0.55%) New Relic
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle
7 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.55%) Xamarin