Period
to

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 28 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Deployment
UK
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 384 468 390
Rank change year-on-year +84 -78 +45
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Deployment 1,624 641 599
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.92% 0.61% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.65% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 501 416 440
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £37,348
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £46,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £68,070 £62,702 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.56% +4.50% -4.00%
75th Percentile £87,500 £76,563 £82,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,666 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.21% +4.76% -

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 168,933 99,030 73,609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.29% 93.82% 92.91%
Number of salaries quoted 84,101 68,536 59,378
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,500
25th Percentile £44,842 £41,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £49,674 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% +4.58% +5.56%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in the UK

Continuous Deployment
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Deployment.

Salary trend for Continuous Deployment in the UK

Continuous Deployment
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Continuous Deployment in the UK

Continuous Deployment
Top 17 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 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
England +54 1,312 £70,000 +7.69% 72
London -12 804 £80,000 +10.34% 33
Work from Home -23 638 £68,070 +8.91% 28
UK excluding London +75 548 £55,666 +1.21% 45
South East +65 176 £60,000 -4.00% 8
North of England +1 136 £55,666 -3.19% 14
North West +8 87 £55,666 +17.19% 6
East of England -34 69 £67,500 -6.90% 6
South West -67 62 £61,040 +16.27% 9
Scotland -25 44 £55,000 - 5
Yorkshire -20 43 £65,000 - 6
Midlands -49 40 £57,000 +14.00% 2
West Midlands -52 22 £51,250 -10.87% 1
Northern Ireland -10 18 - -
East Midlands -17 18 £62,250 +38.53% 1
Wales -19 13 £45,083 +1.80% 1
North East -30 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 with a requirement for Continuous Deployment.

1 1,132 (69.70%) CI/CD
2 986 (60.71%) Agile
3 981 (60.41%) DevOps
4 930 (57.27%) Continuous Integration
5 916 (56.40%) AWS
6 797 (49.08%) Python
7 691 (42.55%) Software Engineering
8 689 (42.43%) Java
9 682 (42.00%) TDD
10 636 (39.16%) Jenkins
11 578 (35.59%) GCP
12 569 (35.04%) Docker
13 552 (33.99%) JavaScript
14 541 (33.31%) Kubernetes
15 509 (31.34%) React
16 493 (30.36%) C#
17 490 (30.17%) Serverless
18 462 (28.45%) Azure
19 419 (25.80%) Test Automation
20 400 (24.63%) Full Stack Development
21 379 (23.34%) Mentoring
22 372 (22.91%) Microservices
23 361 (22.23%) Terraform
24 357 (21.98%) Infrastructure as Code
25 351 (21.61%) Software Testing
26 343 (21.12%) CSS
27 337 (20.75%) AngularJS
28 327 (20.14%) Computer Science
29 326 (20.07%) HTML
30 317 (19.52%) JIRA

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 29 (1.79%) Confluence
2 28 (1.72%) CMS
3 14 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (0.68%) Jupyter
5 10 (0.62%) Ethereum
6 9 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 9 (0.55%) IIS
6 9 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.49%) Apache Airflow
7 8 (0.49%) Apache Spark
8 7 (0.43%) OpenZeppelin
8 7 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.37%) Apache
9 6 (0.37%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.31%) Apache Pulsar
11 4 (0.25%) Drupal
11 4 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.18%) Headless CMS
13 2 (0.12%) Camunda
13 2 (0.12%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
1 12 (0.74%) Sketch
1 12 (0.74%) Zeplin
2 9 (0.55%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.25%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.12%) FileZilla
5 1 (0.062%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.062%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.18%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.062%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 916 (56.40%) AWS
2 578 (35.59%) GCP
3 490 (30.17%) Serverless
4 462 (28.45%) Azure
5 232 (14.29%) GitHub
6 198 (12.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 167 (10.28%) Amazon S3
8 165 (10.16%) AWS Lambda
9 160 (9.85%) Amazon ECS
10 147 (9.05%) Amazon Kinesis
11 130 (8.00%) Azure DevOps
12 99 (6.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 85 (5.23%) GitHub Actions
14 84 (5.17%) SaaS
15 64 (3.94%) Amazon EC2
16 56 (3.45%) Azure Monitor
16 56 (3.45%) Azure Service Bus
17 54 (3.33%) Azure AKS
18 53 (3.26%) Azure Functions
19 47 (2.89%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.37%) HTTP
2 54 (3.33%) DNS
3 32 (1.97%) WebEx
4 26 (1.60%) PPP
5 23 (1.42%) DSL
5 23 (1.42%) VPN
6 18 (1.11%) Internet
7 17 (1.05%) Network Security
8 16 (0.99%) Broadband
9 9 (0.55%) IPv4
9 9 (0.55%) RIP
9 9 (0.55%) VLAN
10 8 (0.49%) OSPF
11 7 (0.43%) TCP/IP
12 6 (0.37%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 6 (0.37%) RFID
13 5 (0.31%) Firewall
14 4 (0.25%) NAS
15 3 (0.18%) DHCP
15 3 (0.18%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (10.59%) Elasticsearch
2 138 (8.50%) DynamoDB
3 136 (8.37%) MySQL
4 126 (7.76%) Big Data
5 124 (7.64%) PostgreSQL
6 103 (6.34%) Amazon Athena
7 99 (6.10%) Redis
8 88 (5.42%) Relational Database
9 86 (5.30%) Amazon RDS
10 83 (5.11%) BigQuery
11 77 (4.74%) SQL Server
12 74 (4.56%) MongoDB
13 69 (4.25%) NoSQL
14 50 (3.08%) Data Lake
15 38 (2.34%) Hazelcast
16 27 (1.66%) Power BI
17 23 (1.42%) Electronic Patient Records
18 22 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 18 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 17 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 636 (39.16%) Jenkins
2 317 (19.52%) JIRA
3 266 (16.38%) Git (software)
4 173 (10.65%) Travis CI
5 170 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 151 (9.30%) TeamCity
7 148 (9.11%) Octopus Deploy
8 141 (8.68%) IBM UrbanCode
9 90 (5.54%) Selenium
10 55 (3.39%) CircleCI
11 54 (3.33%) GitLab
12 48 (2.96%) Cucumber
13 37 (2.28%) Cypress.io
14 26 (1.60%) Spinnaker
15 25 (1.54%) Bitbucket
15 25 (1.54%) SoapUI
16 21 (1.29%) Postman
17 18 (1.11%) Protractor
17 18 (1.11%) SpecFlow
18 17 (1.05%) eggPlant
General
1 266 (16.38%) Social Skills
2 238 (14.66%) Finance
3 155 (9.54%) Retail
4 109 (6.71%) Banking
5 98 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
6 87 (5.36%) Games
7 69 (4.25%) Legal
8 68 (4.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 48 (2.96%) Marketing
10 46 (2.83%) Music Industry
11 39 (2.40%) Public Sector
12 31 (1.91%) Law
13 30 (1.85%) Financial Institution
14 25 (1.54%) Retail Banking
15 20 (1.23%) Presentation Skills
16 19 (1.17%) Advertising
16 19 (1.17%) Documentation Skills
16 19 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
17 15 (0.92%) Automotive
18 12 (0.74%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 356 (21.92%) Developer
2 324 (19.95%) Software Engineer
3 233 (14.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 154 (9.48%) Principal Engineer
5 115 (7.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 85 (5.23%) Principal Software Engineer
6 85 (5.23%) Software Developer
7 84 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 79 (4.86%) Senior DevOps
8 79 (4.86%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 79 (4.86%) Test Engineer
9 78 (4.80%) Data Engineer
10 72 (4.43%) Senior Developer
11 68 (4.19%) Senior Software Engineer
12 67 (4.13%) Senior Cloud Engineer
13 65 (4.00%) Consultant
14 63 (3.88%) Security Engineer
15 59 (3.63%) Azure Engineer
16 46 (2.83%) JavaScript Engineer
16 46 (2.83%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 509 (31.34%) React
2 343 (21.12%) CSS
3 337 (20.75%) AngularJS
4 326 (20.07%) HTML
5 271 (16.69%) Vue.js
6 264 (16.26%) Node.js
7 253 (15.58%) .NET
8 247 (15.21%) HTML5
9 243 (14.96%) CSS3
10 222 (13.67%) WPF
11 221 (13.61%) WinForms
12 197 (12.13%) Elastic Stack
13 168 (10.34%) Web Services
14 136 (8.37%) REST
15 110 (6.77%) RESTful
16 93 (5.73%) Ruby on Rails
17 89 (5.48%) Kafka
18 73 (4.50%) GraphQL
19 71 (4.37%) .NET Core
20 65 (4.00%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 265 (16.32%) Algorithms
2 223 (13.73%) Data Structures
3 80 (4.93%) Cloud Native
4 79 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
5 77 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
6 74 (4.56%) User Experience
7 73 (4.50%) Blog
8 58 (3.57%) Public Cloud
9 47 (2.89%) PlayStation
10 36 (2.22%) Client/Server
11 33 (2.03%) Blockchain
12 32 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
12 32 (1.97%) Mobile App
13 27 (1.66%) Sports Betting
14 24 (1.48%) Digital Media
14 24 (1.48%) Mainframe
15 22 (1.35%) Social Media
16 20 (1.23%) Video\Live Streaming
17 19 (1.17%) Virtual Team
18 18 (1.11%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 316 (19.46%) Linux
2 215 (13.24%) Windows
3 140 (8.62%) Mesosphere
4 54 (3.33%) Unix
5 51 (3.14%) Windows Server
6 50 (3.08%) Android
6 50 (3.08%) Apple iOS
7 20 (1.23%) CentOS
8 9 (0.55%) CoreOS
8 9 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.55%) Ubuntu
9 8 (0.49%) Mac OS
9 8 (0.49%) Windows Server 2016
10 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (0.062%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.062%) OpenWrt
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,132 (69.70%) CI/CD
2 986 (60.71%) Agile
3 981 (60.41%) DevOps
4 930 (57.27%) Continuous Integration
5 691 (42.55%) Software Engineering
6 682 (42.00%) TDD
7 419 (25.80%) Test Automation
8 400 (24.63%) Full Stack Development
9 379 (23.34%) Mentoring
10 372 (22.91%) Microservices
11 357 (21.98%) Infrastructure as Code
12 351 (21.61%) Software Testing
13 327 (20.14%) Computer Science
14 309 (19.03%) Data Science
15 274 (16.87%) Risk Management
16 267 (16.44%) Data Engineering
17 265 (16.32%) Workflow
18 263 (16.19%) Artificial Intelligence
19 258 (15.89%) Analytics
20 233 (14.35%) Natural Language Processing
Programming Languages
1 797 (49.08%) Python
2 689 (42.43%) Java
3 552 (33.99%) JavaScript
4 493 (30.36%) C#
5 250 (15.39%) Go
6 245 (15.09%) C++
7 231 (14.22%) C
8 221 (13.61%) Objective-C
9 212 (13.05%) SQL
10 199 (12.25%) TypeScript
11 192 (11.82%) Ruby
12 174 (10.71%) PowerShell
13 169 (10.41%) Scala
14 164 (10.10%) Bash
15 51 (3.14%) Kotlin
16 46 (2.83%) Shell Script
17 44 (2.71%) PHP
18 32 (1.97%) Groovy
19 28 (1.72%) Rust
20 20 (1.23%) F#
Qualifications
1 316 (19.46%) Degree
2 272 (16.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (3.76%) Security Cleared
4 54 (3.33%) SC Cleared
5 42 (2.59%) ISTQB
6 35 (2.16%) ISEB
7 26 (1.60%) AWS Certification
8 21 (1.29%) ISEB Practitioner
9 14 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (0.80%) Sun Certification
11 6 (0.37%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
13 3 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 3 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.18%) CISM
13 3 (0.18%) CISSP
13 3 (0.18%) CRISC
14 2 (0.12%) PhD
15 1 (0.062%) CEH
15 1 (0.062%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (16.87%) Accessibility
2 87 (5.36%) QA
3 13 (0.80%) GDPR
4 9 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.37%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 6 (0.37%) NIST
5 6 (0.37%) WCAG
6 4 (0.25%) NCSC
7 3 (0.18%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27005
7 3 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.18%) SLA
8 2 (0.12%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.062%) CDISC
9 1 (0.062%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.062%) HL7
9 1 (0.062%) Solvency II
System Software
1 569 (35.04%) Docker
2 30 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (1.42%) Active Directory
4 21 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.18%) vSphere
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.12%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 541 (33.31%) Kubernetes
2 361 (22.23%) Terraform
3 269 (16.56%) Ansible
4 244 (15.02%) Puppet
5 220 (13.55%) Opscode Chef
6 185 (11.39%) Prometheus
7 140 (8.62%) Automic
8 124 (7.64%) Consul
9 105 (6.47%) Kibana
10 99 (6.10%) logstash
11 54 (3.33%) Grafana
12 42 (2.59%) Graphite
13 33 (2.03%) Argo
14 32 (1.97%) Rancher
15 29 (1.79%) Packer
16 26 (1.60%) Istio
17 23 (1.42%) Mesos
17 23 (1.42%) StatsD
18 17 (1.05%) Graylog
19 14 (0.86%) Opsview
Vendors
1 178 (10.96%) Splunk
2 138 (8.50%) Microsoft
3 132 (8.13%) Google
4 67 (4.13%) Spotify
5 49 (3.02%) Oracle
6 39 (2.40%) Databricks
6 39 (2.40%) Hitachi
7 33 (2.03%) VMware
8 24 (1.48%) New Relic
8 24 (1.48%) PagerDuty
9 21 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (1.23%) BT
11 18 (1.11%) CyberSource
11 18 (1.11%) Dynatrace
12 17 (1.05%) Funding Circle
13 14 (0.86%) Pega
13 14 (0.86%) Red Hat
14 12 (0.74%) Monzo
14 12 (0.74%) Sun
15 10 (0.62%) Sitecore