Period
to 22 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Deployment
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 476 570 702
Rank change year-on-year +94 +132 +228
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Deployment 1022 886 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.58% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.50% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 832 731 499
UK median annual salary £57,500 £59,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.36% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £84,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

Continuous Deployment is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 158356 175503 192296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.07% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 125505 146405 157070
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Continuous Deployment as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in the UK

Continuous Deployment
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Continuous Deployment in the UK

Continuous Deployment
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Deployment in the UK

Continuous Deployment
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 2017. 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
England +74 945 £60,000 +0.84% 74
London -9 508 £65,000 - 42
UK excluding London +159 495 £50,000 - 35
South East +102 171 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South West +47 93 £45,000 - 4
North of England +24 75 £52,500 +2.44% 11
East of England +13 62 £60,000 +3.45% 5
Yorkshire +45 46 £52,500 -4.55% 4
Wales +44 38 £45,269 -12.94%
Midlands +29 33 £51,250 +5.13% 7
North West -10 28 £52,500 +2.44% 7
Scotland +13 23 £45,000 +5.88% 3
West Midlands +34 18 £47,500 +11.76% 4
East Midlands +7 15 £72,500 +31.82% 3
North East +16 1 £41,000 +2.50%

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 705 (68.98%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (57.24%) Continuous Integration
3 447 (43.74%) DevOps
4 403 (39.43%) TDD
5 361 (35.32%) Java
6 317 (31.02%) JavaScript
7 301 (29.45%) Test Automation
8 298 (29.16%) Amazon AWS
9 289 (28.28%) .NET
10 280 (27.40%) Git (software)
11 278 (27.20%) C#
12 276 (27.01%) Jenkins
13 248 (24.27%) Scrum
14 234 (22.90%) Linux
15 227 (22.21%) Software Engineering
16 226 (22.11%) MVC
17 225 (22.02%) BDD
18 224 (21.92%) Python
19 210 (20.55%) REST
20 205 (20.06%) Docker
21 204 (19.96%) SQL Server
22 194 (18.98%) HTML
23 180 (17.61%) AngularJS
24 179 (17.51%) SQL
25 176 (17.22%) CSS
26 168 (16.44%) ASP.NET
27 158 (15.46%) Finance
28 151 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
29 150 (14.68%) Web Services
30 148 (14.48%) Maven

Continuous Deployment
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 89 (8.71%) Tomcat
2 79 (7.73%) IIS
3 74 (7.24%) Elasticsearch
4 61 (5.97%) Apache
5 53 (5.19%) WebSphere
6 41 (4.01%) Apache Spark
7 39 (3.82%) CMS
8 36 (3.52%) Confluence
9 33 (3.23%) nginx
10 30 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 28 (2.74%) SharePoint
12 25 (2.45%) Apache Solr
13 23 (2.25%) OpenStack
14 20 (1.96%) Oracle Service Bus
14 20 (1.96%) Umbraco
15 18 (1.76%) JBoss
16 13 (1.27%) WordPress
17 12 (1.17%) WebLogic
18 10 (0.98%) Jetty
18 10 (0.98%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.098%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.59%) Magento
2 2 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.20%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 298 (29.16%) Amazon AWS
2 151 (14.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 56 (5.48%) GitHub
4 53 (5.19%) SaaS
5 51 (4.99%) AWS CloudFormation
6 37 (3.62%) AWS Lambda
7 35 (3.42%) Office 365
8 34 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
9 33 (3.23%) IaaS
10 26 (2.54%) PaaS
11 20 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
12 17 (1.66%) Amazon S3
12 17 (1.66%) Google Cloud Platform
13 15 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
14 13 (1.27%) BrowserStack
15 12 (1.17%) Heroku
16 11 (1.08%) Amazon EMR
17 7 (0.68%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 7 (0.68%) OpenShift
18 6 (0.59%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 46 (4.50%) HTTP
2 39 (3.82%) Firewall
3 33 (3.23%) Internet
4 20 (1.96%) DNS
5 16 (1.57%) Network Security
6 11 (1.08%) Intranet
7 10 (0.98%) Extranet
8 9 (0.88%) VoIP
9 7 (0.68%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.49%) IPv4
10 5 (0.49%) IPv6
10 5 (0.49%) PBX
11 4 (0.39%) LAN
12 3 (0.29%) DHCP
12 3 (0.29%) SSL
12 3 (0.29%) WAN
13 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.20%) LDAP
13 2 (0.20%) VPN
13 2 (0.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (19.96%) SQL Server
2 103 (10.08%) NoSQL
3 95 (9.30%) MongoDB
4 85 (8.32%) MySQL
5 62 (6.07%) Big Data
6 60 (5.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 56 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
8 54 (5.28%) Relational Database
9 50 (4.89%) Redis
10 35 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
11 32 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
12 23 (2.25%) Neo4j
13 21 (2.05%) Hadoop
14 20 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 20 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 18 (1.76%) Text Mining
16 16 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
17 14 (1.37%) RDBMS
18 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database
19 11 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 280 (27.40%) Git (software)
2 276 (27.01%) Jenkins
3 148 (14.48%) Maven
4 131 (12.82%) Subversion
5 119 (11.64%) Selenium
6 89 (8.71%) TeamCity
7 86 (8.41%) Visual Studio
8 84 (8.22%) JIRA
9 66 (6.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 65 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 60 (5.87%) Cucumber
12 53 (5.19%) Eclipse
13 44 (4.31%) Octopus Deploy
14 43 (4.21%) NUnit
15 35 (3.42%) JUnit
16 33 (3.23%) WebDriver
17 32 (3.13%) Vagrant
18 27 (2.64%) Bitbucket
19 25 (2.45%) Gradle
20 23 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 158 (15.46%) Finance
2 62 (6.07%) Marketing
3 59 (5.77%) Banking
4 57 (5.58%) Retail
5 36 (3.52%) Telecoms
6 35 (3.42%) Front Office
7 34 (3.33%) Investment Banking
8 32 (3.13%) Retail Banking
9 29 (2.84%) Games
10 27 (2.64%) Electronics
10 27 (2.64%) Manufacturing
11 26 (2.54%) Advertising
12 16 (1.57%) Publishing
13 8 (0.78%) Private Banking
14 4 (0.39%) Law
14 4 (0.39%) Legal
15 2 (0.20%) Back Office
16 1 (0.098%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 457 (44.72%) Developer
2 206 (20.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 117 (11.45%) Java Developer
4 116 (11.35%) .NET Developer
5 93 (9.10%) C# Developer
6 89 (8.71%) Senior Developer
7 87 (8.51%) Software Engineer
8 70 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 60 (5.87%) Full Stack Developer
10 57 (5.58%) Software Developer
11 56 (5.48%) Lead Developer
12 41 (4.01%) Python Developer
13 37 (3.62%) Development Engineer
13 37 (3.62%) Java Engineer
14 36 (3.52%) Agile Developer
14 36 (3.52%) AWS Engineer
15 35 (3.42%) Senior DevOps
16 34 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
17 33 (3.23%) Senior Java Developer
18 32 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (28.28%) .NET
2 210 (20.55%) REST
3 194 (18.98%) HTML
4 180 (17.61%) AngularJS
5 176 (17.22%) CSS
6 168 (16.44%) ASP.NET
7 150 (14.68%) Web Services
8 135 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 129 (12.62%) Spring
10 118 (11.55%) ASP.NET MVC
11 102 (9.98%) RESTful
12 98 (9.59%) SOAP
13 86 (8.41%) Hibernate
14 85 (8.32%) Node.js
15 84 (8.22%) .NET Framework
16 83 (8.12%) jQuery
17 81 (7.93%) JSON
18 74 (7.24%) HTML5
19 73 (7.14%) React
20 70 (6.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.18%) User Experience
2 99 (9.69%) Computer Science
3 65 (6.36%) Fintech
4 46 (4.50%) Greenfield Project
5 43 (4.21%) Linux Command Line
6 34 (3.33%) Mainframe
7 33 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 31 (3.03%) Management Information System
9 28 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
10 23 (2.25%) Algorithms
11 13 (1.27%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.08%) Blog
12 11 (1.08%) Private Cloud
13 10 (0.98%) Data Centre
13 10 (0.98%) Life Science
13 10 (0.98%) Replication
14 9 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 9 (0.88%) Data Structures
14 9 (0.88%) Linked Data
14 9 (0.88%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 234 (22.90%) Linux
2 86 (8.41%) Windows
3 55 (5.38%) Unix
4 34 (3.33%) Apple iOS
5 25 (2.45%) Android
6 23 (2.25%) Windows Server
7 19 (1.86%) Ubuntu
8 17 (1.66%) CentOS
9 10 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.39%) Solaris
12 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.20%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.098%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 705 (68.98%) Agile Software Development
2 585 (57.24%) Continuous Integration
3 447 (43.74%) DevOps
4 403 (39.43%) TDD
5 301 (29.45%) Test Automation
6 248 (24.27%) Scrum
7 227 (22.21%) Software Engineering
8 226 (22.11%) MVC
9 225 (22.02%) BDD
10 142 (13.89%) Configuration Management
11 137 (13.41%) Microservices
12 131 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 121 (11.84%) Open Source
14 111 (10.86%) Kanban
15 97 (9.49%) OO
16 93 (9.10%) E-Commerce
17 90 (8.81%) Unit Testing
18 84 (8.22%) Pair Programming
19 79 (7.73%) SOLID
20 73 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 361 (35.32%) Java
2 317 (31.02%) JavaScript
3 278 (27.20%) C#
4 224 (21.92%) Python
5 179 (17.51%) SQL
6 117 (11.45%) Ruby
7 77 (7.53%) Scala
8 71 (6.95%) Go
9 69 (6.75%) Bash Shell
10 68 (6.65%) C++
11 64 (6.26%) PowerShell
12 57 (5.58%) Perl
13 50 (4.89%) PHP
14 44 (4.31%) C
15 34 (3.33%) VBScript
16 33 (3.23%) VB
17 26 (2.54%) PL/SQL
18 22 (2.15%) Groovy
18 22 (2.15%) T-SQL
19 21 (2.05%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 92 (9.00%) Degree
2 58 (5.68%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.47%) Security Cleared
4 9 (0.88%) PhD
5 8 (0.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.68%) AWS Certification
7 4 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.39%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.20%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.20%) MCSD
8 2 (0.20%) MCTS
8 2 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.098%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (13.80%) QA
2 38 (3.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (3.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 9 (0.88%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.59%) GCP
6 5 (0.49%) SLA
7 4 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 3 (0.29%) MiFID
9 2 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.20%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.098%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.098%) EMIR
10 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.098%) WAI
System Software
1 205 (20.06%) Docker
2 25 (2.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (2.05%) Active Directory
4 18 (1.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 16 (1.57%) vSphere
6 14 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 13 (1.27%) etcd
8 11 (1.08%) vCloud
9 9 (0.88%) Hyper-V
9 9 (0.88%) Shibboleth
10 7 (0.68%) Ceph
10 7 (0.68%) iptables
11 5 (0.49%) Varnish
12 4 (0.39%) LXC
13 3 (0.29%) KVM
14 1 (0.098%) NFS
14 1 (0.098%) OpenAM
14 1 (0.098%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.098%) Xen
Systems Management
1 148 (14.48%) Ansible
2 142 (13.89%) Puppet
3 124 (12.13%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (4.70%) Terraform
5 45 (4.40%) Kubernetes
6 32 (3.13%) PowerBroker
7 22 (2.15%) Salt
8 16 (1.57%) Prometheus
9 13 (1.27%) Packer
10 12 (1.17%) Nagios
11 11 (1.08%) HockeyApp
12 10 (0.98%) CloudHub
12 10 (0.98%) Grafana
13 7 (0.68%) Consul
13 7 (0.68%) Icinga
14 6 (0.59%) Capistrano
15 5 (0.49%) rkt
16 4 (0.39%) HAProxy
17 3 (0.29%) Galera Cluster
17 3 (0.29%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 96 (9.39%) Microsoft
2 91 (8.90%) Oracle
3 54 (5.28%) IBM
4 53 (5.19%) Xamarin
5 42 (4.11%) Google
6 34 (3.33%) Atlassian
7 32 (3.13%) VMware
8 28 (2.74%) SAP
9 27 (2.64%) SaltStack
10 18 (1.76%) New Relic
10 18 (1.76%) PayPal
10 18 (1.76%) Red Hat
11 17 (1.66%) Sitecore
12 14 (1.37%) MuleSoft
13 12 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (0.88%) Apiary
14 9 (0.88%) Rackspace
15 7 (0.68%) AppDynamics
15 7 (0.68%) Apple
16 6 (0.59%) HP