Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Deployment
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 489 519 655
Rank change year-on-year +30 +136 +224
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Deployment 958 963 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.55% 0.50% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.56% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 763 759 577
UK median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £79,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Continuous Deployment 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 156565 170492 194103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.23% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123230 141844 159582
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +6.25%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +31 915 £57,500 -4.17% 56
London -37 482 £63,000 -3.08% 32
UK excluding London +128 459 £50,000 - 29
South East +85 179 £52,500 +0.96% 7
South West +58 83 £42,750 -5.00% 5
North of England +46 74 £52,500 +5.00% 4
East of England +16 61 £57,500 -0.86% 6
North West +12 37 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire +30 36 £52,500 -4.55% 1
Midlands +34 33 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Scotland -11 22 £45,000 +5.88% 5
West Midlands +34 20 £51,250 -2.38% 1
East Midlands +15 13 £34,000 -28.42% 1
Wales +22 7 £37,500 -
North East +16 1 £41,000 +5.81%

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 628 (65.55%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (60.96%) Continuous Integration
3 462 (48.23%) DevOps
4 355 (37.06%) Java
5 333 (34.76%) TDD
6 326 (34.03%) JavaScript
7 317 (33.09%) Jenkins
8 310 (32.36%) Amazon AWS
9 290 (30.27%) Test Automation
10 285 (29.75%) Git (software)
11 246 (25.68%) .NET
12 241 (25.16%) Scrum
13 239 (24.95%) Linux
14 233 (24.32%) Python
15 228 (23.80%) C#
16 214 (22.34%) Docker
17 206 (21.50%) Configuration Management
18 195 (20.35%) Finance
19 188 (19.62%) HTML
20 185 (19.31%) SQL
21 182 (19.00%) Software Engineering
22 181 (18.89%) BDD
23 173 (18.06%) Puppet
24 172 (17.95%) REST
25 167 (17.43%) MVC
26 161 (16.81%) Opscode Chef
27 159 (16.60%) AngularJS
28 158 (16.49%) CSS
29 153 (15.97%) Microservices
30 152 (15.87%) Ansible

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 76 (7.93%) Elasticsearch
2 62 (6.47%) Apache
3 39 (4.07%) Tomcat
4 38 (3.97%) IIS
5 36 (3.76%) OpenStack
6 35 (3.65%) Confluence
7 34 (3.55%) nginx
8 28 (2.92%) Apache Spark
9 22 (2.30%) Apache Solr
9 22 (2.30%) CMS
10 20 (2.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 19 (1.98%) SharePoint
12 18 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
12 18 (1.88%) WebSphere
13 15 (1.57%) WebLogic
14 14 (1.46%) JBoss
15 12 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
15 12 (1.25%) Umbraco
15 12 (1.25%) WordPress
16 11 (1.15%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.10%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (1.57%) Magento
2 4 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.21%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 310 (32.36%) Amazon AWS
2 135 (14.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (5.95%) AWS CloudFormation
4 50 (5.22%) GitHub
4 50 (5.22%) SaaS
5 40 (4.18%) AWS Lambda
5 40 (4.18%) Serverless
6 39 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
7 30 (3.13%) Office 365
8 29 (3.03%) IaaS
9 25 (2.61%) Cloud Computing
10 22 (2.30%) PaaS
11 17 (1.77%) Amazon S3
12 15 (1.57%) Google Cloud Platform
13 13 (1.36%) Amazon EMR
13 13 (1.36%) Heroku
14 10 (1.04%) npm
15 9 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
16 8 (0.84%) OpenShift
16 8 (0.84%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 71 (7.41%) Firewall
2 44 (4.59%) HTTP
3 38 (3.97%) Internet
4 19 (1.98%) DNS
5 11 (1.15%) VoIP
6 10 (1.04%) Network Security
6 10 (1.04%) SSL
7 9 (0.94%) Broadband
7 9 (0.94%) PBX
7 9 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
8 8 (0.84%) VPN
9 7 (0.73%) SNMP
10 6 (0.63%) Extranet
10 6 (0.63%) FTP
10 6 (0.63%) Intranet
10 6 (0.63%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.52%) IPv4
11 5 (0.52%) IPv6
12 3 (0.31%) MPLS
12 3 (0.31%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 152 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 104 (10.86%) NoSQL
3 102 (10.65%) MySQL
4 89 (9.29%) MongoDB
5 76 (7.93%) Relational Database
6 58 (6.05%) PostgreSQL
7 46 (4.80%) Big Data
8 43 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 43 (4.49%) Redis
9 28 (2.92%) Amazon RDS
10 25 (2.61%) Neo4j
11 18 (1.88%) RDBMS
11 18 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 17 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
13 16 (1.67%) Text Mining
14 14 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (1.36%) Oracle Database
15 13 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 317 (33.09%) Jenkins
2 285 (29.75%) Git (software)
3 133 (13.88%) Maven
4 104 (10.86%) Selenium
5 101 (10.54%) Subversion
6 86 (8.98%) TeamCity
7 76 (7.93%) JIRA
8 65 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
9 63 (6.58%) Visual Studio
10 56 (5.85%) Cucumber
11 43 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 41 (4.28%) NUnit
13 37 (3.86%) Ant
13 37 (3.86%) JUnit
14 36 (3.76%) Vagrant
15 35 (3.65%) Octopus Deploy
16 26 (2.71%) Hudson
17 25 (2.61%) Sonatype Nexus
18 24 (2.51%) WebDriver
19 23 (2.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 195 (20.35%) Finance
2 85 (8.87%) Banking
3 56 (5.85%) Investment Banking
4 54 (5.64%) Retail Banking
5 51 (5.32%) Marketing
6 49 (5.11%) Front Office
7 41 (4.28%) Telecoms
8 37 (3.86%) Retail
9 33 (3.44%) Manufacturing
10 30 (3.13%) Electronics
11 28 (2.92%) Games
12 18 (1.88%) Advertising
13 14 (1.46%) Publishing
14 6 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.52%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.42%) Legal
17 2 (0.21%) Back Office
17 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.21%) Law
18 1 (0.10%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 423 (44.15%) Developer
2 241 (25.16%) DevOps Engineer
3 102 (10.65%) .NET Developer
4 100 (10.44%) Java Developer
5 90 (9.39%) C# Developer
6 83 (8.66%) Senior Developer
7 70 (7.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 57 (5.95%) Software Engineer
9 56 (5.85%) Software Developer
10 54 (5.64%) IT Engineer
11 48 (5.01%) Development Engineer
12 47 (4.91%) Operations Engineer
13 46 (4.80%) Lead Developer
14 43 (4.49%) Python Developer
15 40 (4.18%) Full Stack Developer
16 39 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
16 39 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 39 (4.07%) SQL Developer
17 37 (3.86%) Analyst
17 37 (3.86%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (25.68%) .NET
2 188 (19.62%) HTML
3 172 (17.95%) REST
4 159 (16.60%) AngularJS
5 158 (16.49%) CSS
6 126 (13.15%) Web Services
7 119 (12.42%) ASP.NET
8 99 (10.33%) Spring
9 91 (9.50%) Node.js
10 88 (9.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 80 (8.35%) HTML5
12 76 (7.93%) JSON
13 74 (7.72%) jQuery
14 69 (7.20%) RESTful
15 68 (7.10%) XML
16 62 (6.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 59 (6.16%) React
18 58 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC
19 55 (5.74%) Kafka
20 52 (5.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 95 (9.92%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.68%) Linux Command Line
3 60 (6.26%) Fintech
4 55 (5.74%) User Experience
5 47 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (4.49%) Greenfield Project
7 29 (3.03%) Data Centre
8 26 (2.71%) Management Information System
9 24 (2.51%) Mobile App
10 18 (1.88%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.77%) Private Cloud
12 15 (1.57%) Virtual Team
13 11 (1.15%) Blog
13 11 (1.15%) CMDB
13 11 (1.15%) Public Cloud
14 10 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (1.04%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.04%) Replication
15 9 (0.94%) Data Structures
15 9 (0.94%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 239 (24.95%) Linux
2 105 (10.96%) Windows
3 82 (8.56%) Unix
4 39 (4.07%) Apple iOS
5 32 (3.34%) Windows Server
6 28 (2.92%) Android
7 21 (2.19%) CentOS
7 21 (2.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (2.09%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (1.77%) Ubuntu
10 14 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (0.52%) Solaris
12 2 (0.21%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.10%) Debian
13 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.10%) VMS
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 628 (65.55%) Agile Software Development
2 584 (60.96%) Continuous Integration
3 462 (48.23%) DevOps
4 333 (34.76%) TDD
5 290 (30.27%) Test Automation
6 241 (25.16%) Scrum
7 206 (21.50%) Configuration Management
8 182 (19.00%) Software Engineering
9 181 (18.89%) BDD
10 167 (17.43%) MVC
11 153 (15.97%) Microservices
12 128 (13.36%) Open Source
13 111 (11.59%) OO
14 96 (10.02%) Continuous Delivery
15 90 (9.39%) Kanban
16 89 (9.29%) Pair Programming
17 86 (8.98%) SDLC
18 84 (8.77%) E-Commerce
18 84 (8.77%) SOLID
19 66 (6.89%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 355 (37.06%) Java
2 326 (34.03%) JavaScript
3 233 (24.32%) Python
4 228 (23.80%) C#
5 185 (19.31%) SQL
6 127 (13.26%) Ruby
7 86 (8.98%) PowerShell
8 75 (7.83%) Scala
9 73 (7.62%) Perl
10 67 (6.99%) Bash Shell
10 67 (6.99%) PHP
11 63 (6.58%) C++
12 62 (6.47%) Go
13 51 (5.32%) VBScript
14 46 (4.80%) VB
15 41 (4.28%) C
16 21 (2.19%) Groovy
17 19 (1.98%) TypeScript
18 16 (1.67%) PL/SQL
19 15 (1.57%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 85 (8.87%) Degree
2 55 (5.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 11 (1.15%) PhD
5 8 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.73%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.52%) MCSD
7 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.42%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.42%) ISEB
8 4 (0.42%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.21%) MCP
9 2 (0.21%) MCTS
10 1 (0.10%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.10%) MCSA
10 1 (0.10%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (14.72%) QA
2 6 (0.63%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.42%) EMIR
3 4 (0.42%) GCP
3 4 (0.42%) MiFID
3 4 (0.42%) SLA
4 3 (0.31%) COBIT
5 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.21%) SSAE 16
6 1 (0.10%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.10%) PMO
6 1 (0.10%) WAI
System Software
1 214 (22.34%) Docker
2 28 (2.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (2.51%) Virtual Machines
4 20 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 20 (2.09%) vSphere
5 17 (1.77%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.77%) vCloud
6 15 (1.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 13 (1.36%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (1.25%) etcd
9 7 (0.73%) Ceph
9 7 (0.73%) iptables
10 6 (0.63%) Varnish
10 6 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.42%) Shibboleth
12 3 (0.31%) KVM
12 3 (0.31%) LXC
12 3 (0.31%) VirtualBox
13 2 (0.21%) OpenAM
13 2 (0.21%) Xen
Systems Management
1 173 (18.06%) Puppet
2 161 (16.81%) Opscode Chef
3 152 (15.87%) Ansible
4 55 (5.74%) Kubernetes
4 55 (5.74%) Terraform
5 44 (4.59%) PowerBroker
6 28 (2.92%) Salt
7 18 (1.88%) Nagios
7 18 (1.88%) Packer
8 16 (1.67%) Prometheus
9 11 (1.15%) CloudHub
10 10 (1.04%) Grafana
11 8 (0.84%) SCVMM
12 7 (0.73%) HAProxy
12 7 (0.73%) Icinga
13 5 (0.52%) Consul
13 5 (0.52%) rkt
14 4 (0.42%) Capistrano
14 4 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (0.42%) Kibana
Vendors
1 88 (9.19%) Microsoft
2 83 (8.66%) Oracle
3 48 (5.01%) VMware
4 45 (4.70%) Xamarin
5 30 (3.13%) SAP
6 25 (2.61%) Google
7 23 (2.40%) Red Hat
7 23 (2.40%) SaltStack
8 20 (2.09%) Atlassian
9 17 (1.77%) IBM
9 17 (1.77%) MuleSoft
10 15 (1.57%) New Relic
11 13 (1.36%) HP
11 13 (1.36%) Zend
12 11 (1.15%) Sitecore
13 10 (1.04%) PayPal
14 9 (0.94%) Cisco
14 9 (0.94%) Citrix
14 9 (0.94%) Rackspace
15 8 (0.84%) Avaya