Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
England > South West
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 205 230
Rank change year-on-year +78 +25 +27
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 229 143 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.27% 1.39% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 1.53% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 154 132 84
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +20.48% -24.55%
10th Percentile £34,377 £26,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
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 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 9,294 9,374 9,903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.14% 91.32% 90.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7,470 7,722 8,260
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
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 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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +29 104 £52,500 -0.94% 14
Somerset +42 58 £42,029 +15.15% 10
Gloucestershire +36 22 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Devon +25 18 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Wiltshire +6 17 £40,000 -27.27%
Dorset -5 7 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 176 (76.86%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (57.64%) C#
3 106 (46.29%) Amazon AWS
4 102 (44.54%) Software Engineering
5 86 (37.55%) .NET
6 82 (35.81%) Test Automation
7 74 (32.31%) MVC
8 72 (31.44%) JavaScript
9 68 (29.69%) Microsoft Azure
10 65 (28.38%) Java
11 62 (27.07%) TDD
12 61 (26.64%) Scrum
13 59 (25.76%) HTML
13 59 (25.76%) ASP.NET
13 59 (25.76%) Microservices
14 58 (25.33%) DevOps
15 57 (24.89%) MySQL
16 54 (23.58%) SQL Server
17 53 (23.14%) Linux
17 53 (23.14%) ASP.NET MVC
18 47 (20.52%) AngularJS
19 46 (20.09%) Web Services
20 45 (19.65%) Coaching
21 43 (18.78%) Mentoring
21 43 (18.78%) Deployment Automation
22 42 (18.34%) CSS
22 42 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (17.03%) BDD
23 39 (17.03%) Python
24 37 (16.16%) PostgreSQL

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 17 (7.42%) Apache
2 5 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.31%) JBoss
4 2 (0.87%) CMS
4 2 (0.87%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.44%) Confluence
5 1 (0.44%) IIS
5 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (13.54%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.44%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 106 (46.29%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (29.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (8.73%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (3.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.06%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (2.62%) IaaS
7 6 (2.62%) SaaS
8 5 (2.18%) PaaS
9 2 (0.87%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.44%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.44%) Route 53
10 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.49%) Firewall
2 6 (2.62%) Network Security
3 4 (1.75%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.31%) HTTP
4 3 (1.31%) Internet
4 3 (1.31%) SSL
4 3 (1.31%) VLAN
5 1 (0.44%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.44%) SMS
5 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.89%) MySQL
2 54 (23.58%) SQL Server
3 37 (16.16%) PostgreSQL
4 35 (15.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 19 (8.30%) Geospatial Data
6 14 (6.11%) Relational Database
7 13 (5.68%) Big Data
7 13 (5.68%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.37%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (3.93%) NoSQL
9 9 (3.93%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (3.49%) Hadoop
11 7 (3.06%) GIS
11 7 (3.06%) MarkLogic
12 5 (2.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (2.18%) CouchDB
12 5 (2.18%) Neo4j
12 5 (2.18%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.31%) MariaDB
14 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 32 (13.97%) Git (software)
2 22 (9.61%) Jenkins
3 17 (7.42%) JIRA
3 17 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (6.11%) Selenium
5 13 (5.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (3.06%) Cucumber
6 7 (3.06%) Maven
6 7 (3.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (2.62%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.18%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.75%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.75%) JUnit
9 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.75%) NUnit
9 4 (1.75%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.31%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.31%) Spock
10 3 (1.31%) Vagrant
10 3 (1.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (13.10%) Finance
2 16 (6.99%) Electronics
3 9 (3.93%) Military
4 8 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.49%) Marketing
4 8 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.75%) Law
6 3 (1.31%) Games
7 2 (0.87%) Banking
8 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (29.69%) Developer
2 64 (27.95%) Software Engineer
3 31 (13.54%) Software Developer
4 26 (11.35%) .NET Developer
4 26 (11.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 20 (8.73%) DevOps Engineer
6 17 (7.42%) C# Developer
7 15 (6.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 13 (5.68%) C# Software Engineer
9 11 (4.80%) Architect
10 10 (4.37%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (3.93%) AWS Engineer
11 9 (3.93%) Cloud Architect
11 9 (3.93%) Java Developer
12 8 (3.49%) .NET Software Engineer
12 8 (3.49%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (3.49%) Graduate
12 8 (3.49%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 8 (3.49%) Java Engineer
12 8 (3.49%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (37.55%) .NET
2 59 (25.76%) ASP.NET
2 59 (25.76%) HTML
3 53 (23.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (20.52%) AngularJS
5 46 (20.09%) Web Services
6 42 (18.34%) CSS
7 31 (13.54%) Node.js
8 17 (7.42%) jQuery
9 16 (6.99%) LAMP
10 13 (5.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (5.68%) REST
11 12 (5.24%) XML
12 11 (4.80%) Spring
13 9 (3.93%) Velocity
14 8 (3.49%) JSON
15 7 (3.06%) Kafka
15 7 (3.06%) Spring Boot
15 7 (3.06%) WCF
16 6 (2.62%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.11%) User Experience
3 7 (3.06%) Cyberthreat
3 7 (3.06%) Data Protection Act
4 6 (2.62%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.18%) Minimum Viable Product
5 5 (2.18%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.31%) Fintech
7 3 (1.31%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.87%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.87%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.87%) Industry 4.0
8 2 (0.87%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.44%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.14%) Linux
2 9 (3.93%) CentOS
3 8 (3.49%) Windows
4 5 (2.18%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.31%) Unix
6 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.87%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (76.86%) Agile Software Development
2 102 (44.54%) Software Engineering
3 82 (35.81%) Test Automation
4 74 (32.31%) MVC
5 62 (27.07%) TDD
6 61 (26.64%) Scrum
7 59 (25.76%) Microservices
8 58 (25.33%) DevOps
9 45 (19.65%) Coaching
10 43 (18.78%) Deployment Automation
10 43 (18.78%) Mentoring
11 42 (18.34%) Continuous Integration
12 39 (17.03%) BDD
13 32 (13.97%) API Development
14 31 (13.54%) Conversational UI
15 26 (11.35%) Information Security
16 25 (10.92%) Collaborative Working
16 25 (10.92%) Unit Testing
17 24 (10.48%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (10.04%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 132 (57.64%) C#
2 72 (31.44%) JavaScript
3 65 (28.38%) Java
4 39 (17.03%) Python
5 20 (8.73%) SQL
6 18 (7.86%) Ruby
7 17 (7.42%) PHP
8 15 (6.55%) PowerShell
9 14 (6.11%) Bash Shell
10 11 (4.80%) Go
11 6 (2.62%) C++
11 6 (2.62%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.18%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.18%) Scala
13 3 (1.31%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.31%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.87%) C
14 2 (0.87%) Clojure
14 2 (0.87%) Java 8
15 1 (0.44%) Rust
Qualifications
1 19 (8.30%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.99%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.68%) Degree
4 12 (5.24%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (3.49%) Numerate Degree
6 7 (3.06%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (1.31%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.87%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.17%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) GDPR
2 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (14.41%) Docker
2 6 (2.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.62%) VMware Server
3 3 (1.31%) VirtualBox
3 3 (1.31%) vSphere
4 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (12.66%) Puppet
2 16 (6.99%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.49%) Ansible
4 5 (2.18%) Kubernetes
5 3 (1.31%) Nagios
5 3 (1.31%) Salt
6 2 (0.87%) Graphite
6 2 (0.87%) Kibana
6 2 (0.87%) logstash
6 2 (0.87%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.87%) Terraform
7 1 (0.44%) SCCM
7 1 (0.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (6.11%) Atlassian
2 11 (4.80%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.93%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.49%) Google
4 8 (3.49%) SAP
5 6 (2.62%) VMware
6 2 (0.87%) Cisco
7 1 (0.44%) New Relic
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.44%) Xamarin