Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
England > South West
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 201 217
Rank change year-on-year +22 +16 +46
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 164 158 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.63% 1.50% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.68% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 159 139 111
South West median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £32,600 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

Software 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 8,972 9,389 10,227
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 89.17% 89.34% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 7,373 7,788 8,608
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £64,650 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in the South West

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Software Delivery in the South West

Software Delivery
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in the South West over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Delivery in the South West

Software 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 Software Delivery within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 January 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 -38 68 £52,500 -19.23% 9
Somerset +33 49 £50,000 +24.22%
Wiltshire +16 24 £55,000 - 1
Gloucestershire +24 20 £50,000 -
Devon +14 4 £46,250 +61.76% 1
Dorset -14 4 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Software Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Software Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Software Delivery.

1 121 (73.78%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (42.68%) Java
3 58 (35.37%) Scrum
4 54 (32.93%) .NET
5 52 (31.71%) Project Management
6 41 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 41 (25.00%) Degree
7 33 (20.12%) Finance
8 31 (18.90%) Web Services
9 30 (18.29%) DevOps
10 29 (17.68%) HTML
11 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
12 27 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
12 27 (16.46%) Test Automation
13 26 (15.85%) TDD
14 25 (15.24%) C#
14 25 (15.24%) SDLC
15 22 (13.41%) Software Engineering
15 22 (13.41%) RESTful
16 20 (12.20%) Open Source
16 20 (12.20%) React
16 20 (12.20%) Node.js
17 18 (10.98%) CRM
17 18 (10.98%) Time Management
17 18 (10.98%) Microservices
18 17 (10.37%) JSON
18 17 (10.37%) Linux
18 17 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
19 16 (9.76%) SQL
19 16 (9.76%) JIRA

Software 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 14 (8.54%) OpenStack
2 9 (5.49%) Confluence
3 6 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.66%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.66%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.44%) Anypoint
4 4 (2.44%) Apache
4 4 (2.44%) GlassFish
4 4 (2.44%) JBoss
4 4 (2.44%) Mule
4 4 (2.44%) Mule ESB
4 4 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.22%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.22%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.61%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.88%) SaaS
4 5 (3.05%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.22%) Office 365
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.44%) Internet
2 3 (1.83%) HTTP
3 1 (0.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 10 (6.10%) MySQL
4 9 (5.49%) Big Data
4 9 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.61%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.61%) GIS
8 1 (0.61%) MySQL Workbench
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (9.76%) JIRA
2 13 (7.93%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.10%) JUnit
4 9 (5.49%) Maven
5 7 (4.27%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.27%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.66%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
7 5 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (3.05%) Selenium
8 4 (2.44%) Gradle
8 4 (2.44%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.83%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.22%) JMeter
10 2 (1.22%) LoadRunner
10 2 (1.22%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.22%) Subversion
11 1 (0.61%) Eclipse RCP
11 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (20.12%) Finance
2 16 (9.76%) Retail
3 7 (4.27%) Banking
4 3 (1.83%) Electronics
4 3 (1.83%) Law
5 2 (1.22%) Games
5 2 (1.22%) Marketing
6 1 (0.61%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.61%) Automotive
6 1 (0.61%) Legal
6 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.61%) Military
6 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 29 (17.68%) Developer
3 20 (12.20%) Software Project Manager
4 19 (11.59%) Architect
5 16 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 15 (9.15%) Delivery Project Manager
6 15 (9.15%) Software Manager
6 15 (9.15%) Technical Architect
6 15 (9.15%) Technical Engineer
7 14 (8.54%) Software Delivery Project Manager
8 13 (7.93%) Analyst
8 13 (7.93%) Junior
8 13 (7.93%) Software Developer
9 10 (6.10%) Agile Project Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Consultant
9 10 (6.10%) Implementation Consultant
9 10 (6.10%) Senior Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (6.10%) Software Engineer
10 9 (5.49%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.93%) .NET
2 31 (18.90%) Web Services
3 29 (17.68%) HTML
4 22 (13.41%) RESTful
5 20 (12.20%) Node.js
5 20 (12.20%) React
6 17 (10.37%) JSON
7 12 (7.32%) AngularJS
8 11 (6.71%) XML
9 10 (6.10%) Hibernate
9 10 (6.10%) J2EE
9 10 (6.10%) Java EE
10 9 (5.49%) HTML5
10 9 (5.49%) REST
10 9 (5.49%) Spring
11 8 (4.88%) CSS
11 8 (4.88%) XSD
11 8 (4.88%) XSLT
12 6 (3.66%) JSF
12 6 (3.66%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.15%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.54%) User Experience
3 13 (7.93%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.27%) PMI
5 5 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.05%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.83%) Over-the-Top Content
8 2 (1.22%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.22%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.61%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.61%) Digital TV
9 1 (0.61%) EPoS
9 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.37%) Linux
2 12 (7.32%) Unix
3 6 (3.66%) Windows
4 3 (1.83%) Android
4 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.83%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (73.78%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (35.37%) Scrum
3 52 (31.71%) Project Management
4 41 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 30 (18.29%) DevOps
6 27 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (16.46%) Test Automation
7 26 (15.85%) TDD
8 25 (15.24%) SDLC
9 22 (13.41%) Software Engineering
10 20 (12.20%) Open Source
11 18 (10.98%) CRM
11 18 (10.98%) Microservices
11 18 (10.98%) Time Management
12 17 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (9.15%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (9.15%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (8.54%) Unit Testing
14 14 (8.54%) Waterfall
15 11 (6.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 70 (42.68%) Java
2 28 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 25 (15.24%) C#
4 16 (9.76%) SQL
5 6 (3.66%) Scala
6 4 (2.44%) Groovy
6 4 (2.44%) XPath
7 3 (1.83%) C++
7 3 (1.83%) Python
8 2 (1.22%) ES6
9 1 (0.61%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.27%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.44%) ISEB
5 4 (2.44%) PMP
6 2 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.88%) QA
2 2 (1.22%) GDPR
2 2 (1.22%) PMO
3 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (9.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (5.49%) Puppet
2 8 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (3.05%) Ansible
4 4 (2.44%) CloudHub
4 4 (2.44%) Kibana
5 3 (1.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (6.10%) Oracle
2 7 (4.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.27%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.44%) IBM
3 4 (2.44%) MuleSoft
4 3 (1.83%) Civica
5 2 (1.22%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.61%) SAP
6 1 (0.61%) VMware