Period
to 21 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Deployment
UK
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 450 429 482
Rank change year-on-year -21 +53 +199
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Deployment 936 1,226 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.71% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.78% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 756 1,005 797
UK median annual salary £64,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £93,750 £83,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% -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 132,313 157,792 154,407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.78% 91.88% 91.45%
Number of salaries quoted 103,480 127,170 126,603
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Deployment in the UK

Continuous Deployment
Top 16 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 May 2019. 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 -10 833 £65,000 +8.33% 32
London +3 506 £72,500 +7.41% 15
UK excluding London -36 400 £50,000 -1.96% 19
South East +33 133 £53,750 +5.39% 4
North of England +22 67 £52,500 - 3
Scotland -27 59 £45,000 - 1
North West +45 47 £56,250 +7.14% 2
South West +28 46 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Midlands -7 43 £52,500 +16.67% 2
East of England +5 33 £52,500 - 2
West Midlands -3 32 £52,500 +16.93% 1
Yorkshire -2 12 £42,500 -19.05% 1
Northern Ireland -27 12 £41,500 +22.06%
East Midlands +23 10 £50,000 -3.85% 1
Wales +13 9 £49,039 +22.60% 1
North East +10 7 - -

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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.

1 556 (59.40%) Continuous Integration
2 535 (57.16%) Agile Software Development
3 419 (44.76%) DevOps
4 335 (35.79%) Amazon AWS
5 322 (34.40%) TDD
6 320 (34.19%) Java
7 307 (32.80%) Test Automation
8 299 (31.94%) .NET
9 280 (29.91%) C#
10 271 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
11 269 (28.74%) Docker
12 260 (27.78%) Python
13 248 (26.50%) SQL
14 247 (26.39%) Jenkins
15 241 (25.75%) Git (software)
16 215 (22.97%) Linux
17 206 (22.01%) Scrum
18 199 (21.26%) Microservices
19 195 (20.83%) BDD
20 190 (20.30%) JavaScript
21 185 (19.76%) Ansible
22 171 (18.27%) Kubernetes
23 159 (16.99%) Finance
24 153 (16.35%) MVC
25 151 (16.13%) Software Engineering
26 146 (15.60%) Opscode Chef
27 145 (15.49%) NoSQL
28 142 (15.17%) REST
29 140 (14.96%) Terraform
30 134 (14.32%) Puppet

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 44 (4.70%) Apache
2 35 (3.74%) nginx
3 32 (3.42%) Confluence
4 26 (2.78%) IIS
5 20 (2.14%) lighttpd
6 19 (2.03%) MQSeries
7 18 (1.92%) SharePoint
8 17 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 15 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (1.39%) CMS
11 9 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
11 9 (0.96%) NServiceBus
11 9 (0.96%) OpenStack
12 8 (0.85%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.64%) ColdFusion
15 5 (0.53%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (1.18%) Chatbot
2 10 (1.07%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.43%) Actimize
2 4 (0.43%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.21%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.11%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 335 (35.79%) Amazon AWS
2 271 (28.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 92 (9.83%) AWS CloudFormation
4 72 (7.69%) Serverless
5 65 (6.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 59 (6.30%) PaaS
7 56 (5.98%) Amazon EC2
8 54 (5.77%) GitHub
9 49 (5.24%) SaaS
10 48 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
11 47 (5.02%) Amazon S3
12 44 (4.70%) IaaS
13 37 (3.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 25 (2.67%) Azure Active Directory
15 24 (2.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 19 (2.03%) Amazon SQS
17 18 (1.92%) Amazon ElastiCache
18 16 (1.71%) Amazon Kinesis
19 13 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
19 13 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 72 (7.69%) HTTP
2 16 (1.71%) DNS
2 16 (1.71%) Firewall
2 16 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 14 (1.50%) Internet
3 14 (1.50%) SSL
3 14 (1.50%) VPN
4 11 (1.18%) Broadband
5 10 (1.07%) LAN
5 10 (1.07%) WAN
6 9 (0.96%) HTTPS
7 6 (0.64%) Network Security
7 6 (0.64%) VLAN
8 5 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (0.43%) WAAS
10 3 (0.32%) FTP
10 3 (0.32%) IPsec
11 2 (0.21%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (0.21%) OpenVPN
11 2 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (15.49%) NoSQL
2 121 (12.93%) SQL Server
3 74 (7.91%) MongoDB
4 61 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 54 (5.77%) Relational Database
6 45 (4.81%) Big Data
7 42 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
8 36 (3.85%) MySQL
9 25 (2.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 20 (2.14%) Amazon RDS
10 20 (2.14%) Azure SQL Database
11 19 (2.03%) Bigtable
12 16 (1.71%) Redis
13 15 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (1.07%) OLAP
15 10 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (0.96%) Neo4j
17 8 (0.85%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 247 (26.39%) Jenkins
2 241 (25.75%) Git (software)
3 132 (14.10%) TeamCity
4 96 (10.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 92 (9.83%) Octopus Deploy
6 69 (7.37%) Maven
7 66 (7.05%) Visual Studio
8 57 (6.09%) JIRA
9 55 (5.88%) Selenium
10 54 (5.77%) Gradle
11 46 (4.91%) Bitbucket
12 45 (4.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 44 (4.70%) Travis CI
14 38 (4.06%) Cucumber
15 33 (3.53%) Visual Studio Team System
16 26 (2.78%) IBM UrbanCode
17 25 (2.67%) NUnit
18 24 (2.56%) SpecFlow
19 21 (2.24%) WebDriver
20 17 (1.82%) MSTest
General
1 159 (16.99%) Finance
2 43 (4.59%) Banking
3 31 (3.31%) Retail
4 21 (2.24%) Games
5 18 (1.92%) Law
6 16 (1.71%) Financial Institution
7 15 (1.60%) Marketing
8 12 (1.28%) Publishing
9 8 (0.85%) Advertising
9 8 (0.85%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.53%) Automotive
10 5 (0.53%) Back Office
11 4 (0.43%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
12 3 (0.32%) Electronics
12 3 (0.32%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.11%) International Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 419 (44.76%) Developer
2 169 (18.06%) DevOps Engineer
3 139 (14.85%) Senior Developer
4 138 (14.74%) Java Developer
5 98 (10.47%) .NET Developer
6 76 (8.12%) C# Developer
7 65 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
8 61 (6.52%) Software Developer
9 57 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 56 (5.98%) Software Engineer
11 43 (4.59%) AWS Engineer
12 42 (4.49%) Senior DevOps
13 41 (4.38%) Agile Developer
13 41 (4.38%) Architect
14 40 (4.27%) Python Engineer
15 34 (3.63%) ASP.NET Developer
15 34 (3.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 33 (3.53%) Consultant
16 33 (3.53%) Java Engineer
17 30 (3.21%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (31.94%) .NET
2 142 (15.17%) REST
3 123 (13.14%) HTML
4 121 (12.93%) AngularJS
5 120 (12.82%) Web Services
6 118 (12.61%) ASP.NET
7 115 (12.29%) Spring
8 110 (11.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 110 (11.75%) CSS
9 78 (8.33%) .NET Core
9 78 (8.33%) React
10 77 (8.23%) HTML5
11 70 (7.48%) Node.js
12 67 (7.16%) JSON
13 60 (6.41%) RESTful
14 55 (5.88%) .NET Framework
15 49 (5.24%) Java EE
16 48 (5.13%) WCF
17 47 (5.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 47 (5.02%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 59 (6.30%) Mobile App
2 54 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
4 46 (4.91%) User Experience
5 30 (3.21%) Fintech
6 29 (3.10%) Virtual Team
7 27 (2.88%) Cloud Native
8 26 (2.78%) Algorithms
8 26 (2.78%) PlayStation
8 26 (2.78%) Public Cloud
9 23 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
10 17 (1.82%) Linux Command Line
10 17 (1.82%) Self-Motivation
11 14 (1.50%) Blog
12 12 (1.28%) Management Information System
13 10 (1.07%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.07%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.07%) NHS
13 10 (1.07%) Online Banking
13 10 (1.07%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 215 (22.97%) Linux
2 119 (12.71%) Windows
3 45 (4.81%) Unix
4 26 (2.78%) Mesosphere
5 22 (2.35%) Android
6 21 (2.24%) Apple iOS
7 18 (1.92%) Windows Server
8 12 (1.28%) Windows 10
9 10 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.96%) CentOS
11 8 (0.85%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.85%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.75%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.32%) Debian
15 1 (0.11%) CoreOS
15 1 (0.11%) Solaris
15 1 (0.11%) SUSE
15 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (59.40%) Continuous Integration
2 535 (57.16%) Agile Software Development
3 419 (44.76%) DevOps
4 322 (34.40%) TDD
5 307 (32.80%) Test Automation
6 206 (22.01%) Scrum
7 199 (21.26%) Microservices
8 195 (20.83%) BDD
9 153 (16.35%) MVC
10 151 (16.13%) Software Engineering
11 133 (14.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 120 (12.82%) Deployment Automation
13 119 (12.71%) SOLID
14 118 (12.61%) Mentoring
15 109 (11.65%) Infrastructure as Code
16 101 (10.79%) Computer Science
17 100 (10.68%) OO
18 87 (9.29%) Kanban
18 87 (9.29%) Pair Programming
19 86 (9.19%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 320 (34.19%) Java
2 280 (29.91%) C#
3 260 (27.78%) Python
4 248 (26.50%) SQL
5 190 (20.30%) JavaScript
6 120 (12.82%) PowerShell
7 90 (9.62%) Bash Shell
8 70 (7.48%) Go
9 58 (6.20%) PHP
10 56 (5.98%) Java 8
11 52 (5.56%) Ruby
12 46 (4.91%) T-SQL
13 33 (3.53%) Scala
14 30 (3.21%) C++
15 20 (2.14%) PHP 7
15 20 (2.14%) TypeScript
16 19 (2.03%) XPath
17 18 (1.92%) C
18 14 (1.50%) MATLAB
19 13 (1.39%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 101 (10.79%) Degree
2 31 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.14%) HND
4 10 (1.07%) ISTQB
5 9 (0.96%) Security Cleared
6 7 (0.75%) AWS Certification
7 5 (0.53%) PhD
8 4 (0.43%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.21%) CCA
10 1 (0.11%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (13.14%) QA
2 14 (1.50%) PMO
3 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (0.32%) PSD2
5 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.21%) GDPR
5 2 (0.21%) SLA
5 2 (0.21%) TickIT
6 1 (0.11%) FedRAMP
6 1 (0.11%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 269 (28.74%) Docker
2 21 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (1.50%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.85%) LXC
6 6 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (0.43%) vSphere
8 2 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.21%) HDFS
8 2 (0.21%) PowerDNS
8 2 (0.21%) Varnish
8 2 (0.21%) vCloud
9 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
9 1 (0.11%) etcd
9 1 (0.11%) Postfix
9 1 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 185 (19.76%) Ansible
2 171 (18.27%) Kubernetes
3 146 (15.60%) Opscode Chef
4 140 (14.96%) Terraform
5 134 (14.32%) Puppet
6 61 (6.52%) Prometheus
7 30 (3.21%) Grafana
8 29 (3.10%) Consul
9 26 (2.78%) Automic
10 22 (2.35%) Packer
10 22 (2.35%) Rancher
11 20 (2.14%) Salt
12 13 (1.39%) Kibana
13 8 (0.85%) Mesos
13 8 (0.85%) ZABBIX
14 6 (0.64%) logstash
14 6 (0.64%) Nagios
15 4 (0.43%) Graphite
15 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Intune
15 4 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 104 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 37 (3.95%) Google
2 37 (3.95%) Oracle
3 29 (3.10%) Splunk
4 19 (2.03%) VMware
5 11 (1.18%) Adobe
6 10 (1.07%) Nintex
6 10 (1.07%) SAP
7 7 (0.75%) Databricks
7 7 (0.75%) New Relic
7 7 (0.75%) Twitter
7 7 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.64%) Atlassian
8 6 (0.64%) IBM
8 6 (0.64%) MuleSoft
8 6 (0.64%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.64%) Sun
9 4 (0.43%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.32%) MicroStrategy
10 3 (0.32%) SaltStack