Period
to 21 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Continuous Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Integration over the 6 months to 21 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
UK
6 months to
21 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 63 73
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10 +29
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 9611 8842 8373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.46% 4.49% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 5.04% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 7629 7700 7008
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - +5.88%

Continuous Integration 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 158275 175507 192436
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.92% 89.06% 88.16%
Number of salaries quoted 125523 146398 157190
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 £27,625 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Continuous Integration
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the UK

Continuous Integration
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Continuous Integration in the UK

Continuous Integration
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Integration over the 6 months to 21 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Integration in the UK

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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 +14 9072 £55,000 - 597
UK excluding London +16 4776 £49,000 +8.89% 359
London +9 4710 £65,000 +8.33% 276
South East +30 1462 £50,000 +5.26% 81
North of England +8 1350 £47,500 +10.57% 128
North West +17 772 £47,500 +11.76% 68
South West +8 623 £45,000 +5.88% 37
Midlands +11 544 £47,500 +5.56% 33
Yorkshire +6 523 £50,000 +5.26% 54
East of England +40 387 £52,500 +5.00% 42
Scotland +6 336 £40,000 -11.11% 34
West Midlands +20 328 £47,500 - 17
East Midlands +3 215 £50,000 +11.11% 16
Wales +32 74 £42,500 -10.53% 3
North East +16 58 £37,000 +1.72% 6
Northern Ireland -17 18 £43,750 +16.67% 1

For the 6 months to 21 August 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Integration.

1 6964 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4159 (43.27%) TDD
3 4000 (41.62%) Java
4 3367 (35.03%) Scrum
5 3173 (33.01%) C#
6 3170 (32.98%) JavaScript
7 2996 (31.17%) .NET
8 2630 (27.36%) Test Automation
9 2614 (27.20%) DevOps
10 2543 (26.46%) SQL
11 2398 (24.95%) Git (software)
12 2364 (24.60%) Finance
13 2313 (24.07%) Linux
14 2249 (23.40%) Jenkins
15 2180 (22.68%) SQL Server
16 2157 (22.44%) HTML
17 1953 (20.32%) Amazon AWS
18 1849 (19.24%) Python
19 1831 (19.05%) BDD
20 1782 (18.54%) CSS
21 1760 (18.31%) MVC
22 1719 (17.89%) OO
23 1702 (17.71%) Software Engineering
24 1596 (16.61%) AngularJS
25 1514 (15.75%) ASP.NET
26 1482 (15.42%) Web Services
27 1310 (13.63%) Microsoft
28 1265 (13.16%) Kanban
29 1249 (13.00%) Puppet
30 1226 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure

Continuous Integration
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
1 557 (5.80%) Apache
2 506 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 389 (4.05%) Confluence
4 344 (3.58%) CMS
5 338 (3.52%) JBoss
6 301 (3.13%) OpenStack
7 294 (3.06%) Elasticsearch
8 292 (3.04%) Apache Spark
9 269 (2.80%) WebLogic
10 241 (2.51%) IIS
11 236 (2.46%) WebSphere
12 205 (2.13%) nginx
13 148 (1.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 138 (1.44%) Apache Solr
15 110 (1.14%) Jetty
16 106 (1.10%) CloudStack
16 106 (1.10%) SharePoint
17 78 (0.81%) Umbraco
18 65 (0.68%) Drupal
19 64 (0.67%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 64 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 48 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
3 22 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
3 22 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (0.094%) InVision
6 7 (0.073%) Chatbot
7 6 (0.062%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (0.042%) Campfire
9 3 (0.031%) Autodesk Inventor
9 3 (0.031%) HipChat
9 3 (0.031%) Siemens NX
9 3 (0.031%) Solid Edge
10 2 (0.021%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.010%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.010%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.010%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.010%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 72 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 45 (0.47%) Magento
3 33 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
4 25 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 17 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
6 9 (0.094%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.083%) Oracle EBS
8 7 (0.073%) BASE24
8 7 (0.073%) Oracle EBS R12
8 7 (0.073%) Postilion
9 6 (0.062%) BusinessWorks
10 5 (0.052%) Oracle Payables
10 5 (0.052%) RMDS
11 4 (0.042%) nopCommerce
11 4 (0.042%) WebTrends
12 3 (0.031%) MetaTrader
12 3 (0.031%) Oracle Retail
12 3 (0.031%) Oracle TCA
12 3 (0.031%) SessionCam
13 2 (0.021%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1953 (20.32%) Amazon AWS
2 1226 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 449 (4.67%) GitHub
4 443 (4.61%) SaaS
5 244 (2.54%) PaaS
6 188 (1.96%) IaaS
7 181 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
8 172 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
9 137 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
10 128 (1.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 75 (0.78%) Amazon S3
12 65 (0.68%) OpenShift
13 61 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 54 (0.56%) Office 365
15 53 (0.55%) AWS Lambda
16 49 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 49 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
17 44 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
18 43 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
19 39 (0.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 345 (3.59%) Internet
2 250 (2.60%) HTTP
3 163 (1.70%) Firewall
4 107 (1.11%) DNS
5 73 (0.76%) TCP/IP
6 65 (0.68%) VPN
7 64 (0.67%) Broadband
8 53 (0.55%) WAN
9 49 (0.51%) SSL
10 41 (0.43%) LDAP
11 37 (0.38%) Intranet
12 36 (0.37%) AMQP
13 34 (0.35%) Network Security
14 33 (0.34%) LAN
15 30 (0.31%) Kerberos
16 29 (0.30%) DHCP
17 28 (0.29%) SAN
18 26 (0.27%) VoIP
18 26 (0.27%) Wireless
19 21 (0.22%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2180 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 1105 (11.50%) NoSQL
3 931 (9.69%) MySQL
4 751 (7.81%) MongoDB
5 571 (5.94%) Relational Database
6 541 (5.63%) Big Data
7 530 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
8 335 (3.49%) Hadoop
9 333 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 327 (3.40%) Redis
11 306 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
12 252 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 234 (2.43%) SQL Server 2016
14 212 (2.21%) SQL Server 2014
15 196 (2.04%) RDBMS
16 190 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
17 122 (1.27%) Oracle Database
18 120 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
19 118 (1.23%) Power BI
20 110 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2398 (24.95%) Git (software)
2 2249 (23.40%) Jenkins
3 1123 (11.68%) Selenium
4 1063 (11.06%) JIRA
5 904 (9.41%) TeamCity
6 873 (9.08%) Subversion
7 768 (7.99%) Maven
8 758 (7.89%) JUnit
9 660 (6.87%) Visual Studio
10 643 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 638 (6.64%) NUnit
12 561 (5.84%) Cucumber
13 531 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 399 (4.15%) MSTest
15 358 (3.72%) WebDriver
16 344 (3.58%) Octopus Deploy
17 319 (3.32%) Hudson
18 303 (3.15%) Jasmine
19 273 (2.84%) Mercurial
20 265 (2.76%) Gradle
General
1 2364 (24.60%) Finance
2 953 (9.92%) Banking
3 908 (9.45%) Retail
4 505 (5.25%) Investment Banking
5 503 (5.23%) Marketing
6 418 (4.35%) Retail Banking
7 379 (3.94%) Telecoms
8 246 (2.56%) Games
9 233 (2.42%) Manufacturing
10 232 (2.41%) Electronics
11 206 (2.14%) Advertising
12 133 (1.38%) Front Office
13 88 (0.92%) Publishing
14 67 (0.70%) Back Office
15 58 (0.60%) Legal
16 54 (0.56%) Financial Institution
17 53 (0.55%) Law
18 31 (0.32%) Billing
19 28 (0.29%) Automotive
20 23 (0.24%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5043 (52.47%) Developer
2 1492 (15.52%) Java Developer
3 1389 (14.45%) .NET Developer
4 1148 (11.94%) Senior Developer
5 1132 (11.78%) C# Developer
6 975 (10.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 805 (8.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 602 (6.26%) Software Engineer
9 530 (5.51%) Software Developer
10 459 (4.78%) Architect
11 455 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
12 373 (3.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 369 (3.84%) Lead Developer
14 363 (3.78%) ASP.NET Developer
14 363 (3.78%) Java Engineer
15 330 (3.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 303 (3.15%) Agile Developer
17 301 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
18 295 (3.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 294 (3.06%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2996 (31.17%) .NET
2 2157 (22.44%) HTML
3 1782 (18.54%) CSS
4 1596 (16.61%) AngularJS
5 1514 (15.75%) ASP.NET
6 1482 (15.42%) Web Services
7 1209 (12.58%) RESTful
8 1144 (11.90%) Spring
9 1131 (11.77%) REST
10 1048 (10.90%) HTML5
11 902 (9.39%) Node.js
12 890 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 878 (9.14%) jQuery
14 799 (8.31%) XML
15 731 (7.61%) ASP.NET Web API
16 691 (7.19%) .NET Framework
17 683 (7.11%) SOAP
18 664 (6.91%) React
19 623 (6.48%) WPF
20 572 (5.95%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 799 (8.31%) Computer Science
2 659 (6.86%) User Experience
3 651 (6.77%) Greenfield Project
4 409 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 402 (4.18%) Analytical Skills
6 307 (3.19%) Fintech
7 306 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
8 296 (3.08%) Data Structures
9 283 (2.94%) Algorithms
10 165 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 140 (1.46%) Management Information System
12 135 (1.40%) Fixed Income
13 126 (1.31%) Linux Command Line
14 114 (1.19%) Clustering
15 103 (1.07%) Client/Server
16 101 (1.05%) Online Banking
17 96 (1.00%) iPad
18 95 (0.99%) Derivative
18 95 (0.99%) N-Tier
19 85 (0.88%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2313 (24.07%) Linux
2 1206 (12.55%) Windows
3 751 (7.81%) Unix
4 400 (4.16%) Android
5 351 (3.65%) Apple iOS
6 205 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 151 (1.57%) CentOS
8 142 (1.48%) Windows Server
9 137 (1.43%) Solaris
10 118 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 36 (0.37%) Mac OS X
12 32 (0.33%) CoreOS
13 26 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
14 25 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (0.22%) Debian
17 20 (0.21%) VMS
18 17 (0.18%) Windows Phone
19 15 (0.16%) Mac OS
20 12 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6964 (72.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4159 (43.27%) TDD
3 3367 (35.03%) Scrum
4 2630 (27.36%) Test Automation
5 2614 (27.20%) DevOps
6 1831 (19.05%) BDD
7 1760 (18.31%) MVC
8 1719 (17.89%) OO
9 1702 (17.71%) Software Engineering
10 1265 (13.16%) Kanban
11 1225 (12.75%) Continuous Delivery
12 1056 (10.99%) SDLC
13 1042 (10.84%) Open Source
14 982 (10.22%) Unit Testing
15 974 (10.13%) Microservices
16 920 (9.57%) Configuration Management
17 869 (9.04%) Mentoring
18 777 (8.08%) Web Development
19 771 (8.02%) E-Commerce
20 664 (6.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4000 (41.62%) Java
2 3173 (33.01%) C#
3 3170 (32.98%) JavaScript
4 2543 (26.46%) SQL
5 1849 (19.24%) Python
6 918 (9.55%) Ruby
7 668 (6.95%) PHP
8 658 (6.85%) Bash Shell
9 641 (6.67%) C++
10 613 (6.38%) PowerShell
11 531 (5.52%) T-SQL
12 444 (4.62%) Scala
13 384 (4.00%) Perl
14 298 (3.10%) C
15 295 (3.07%) Shell Script
16 266 (2.77%) Groovy
17 247 (2.57%) Go
18 187 (1.95%) VB.NET
19 175 (1.82%) PL/SQL
20 130 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1173 (12.20%) Degree
2 495 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 326 (3.39%) Security Cleared
4 189 (1.97%) SC Cleared
5 174 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 144 (1.50%) ISEB
7 88 (0.92%) Master's Degree
8 66 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 43 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 42 (0.44%) AWS Certification
11 33 (0.34%) PhD
12 29 (0.30%) DV Cleared
13 28 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
14 23 (0.24%) PMI Certification
15 19 (0.20%) MCSD
16 16 (0.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 13 (0.14%) CCNP
18 12 (0.12%) A+ Certification
18 12 (0.12%) CCNA
18 12 (0.12%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1096 (11.40%) QA
2 72 (0.75%) SLA
3 47 (0.49%) GCP
4 35 (0.36%) ISO 9001
5 33 (0.34%) PCI DSS
6 24 (0.25%) ISO 14001
6 24 (0.25%) WCAG
7 20 (0.21%) MiFID
8 13 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (0.11%) Data Quality
10 10 (0.10%) COBIT
11 7 (0.073%) Basel III
12 5 (0.052%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 5 (0.052%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 5 (0.052%) PMO
13 4 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.042%) Section 508
14 2 (0.021%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.021%) WAI
15 1 (0.010%) MISRA
System Software
1 1134 (11.80%) Docker
2 199 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (1.49%) Xen
4 139 (1.45%) Active Directory
5 128 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
6 124 (1.29%) vSphere
7 97 (1.01%) XenServer
8 54 (0.56%) Hyper-V
9 47 (0.49%) VirtualBox
10 30 (0.31%) LXC
11 29 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 21 (0.22%) Apache Flume
12 21 (0.22%) HDFS
13 18 (0.19%) Dovecot
13 18 (0.19%) Varnish
14 15 (0.16%) KVM
15 11 (0.11%) etcd
16 10 (0.10%) vCloud
16 10 (0.10%) Virtual Servers
16 10 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1249 (13.00%) Puppet
2 998 (10.38%) Ansible
3 984 (10.24%) Opscode Chef
4 406 (4.22%) Kubernetes
5 295 (3.07%) Terraform
6 132 (1.37%) Nagios
7 118 (1.23%) Salt
8 99 (1.03%) Cobbler
9 92 (0.96%) Tivoli
10 84 (0.87%) Kibana
10 84 (0.87%) Packer
11 62 (0.65%) logstash
12 57 (0.59%) Control-M
13 55 (0.57%) Mesos
14 49 (0.51%) Graphite
15 44 (0.46%) ZABBIX
16 40 (0.42%) Grafana
17 36 (0.37%) HAProxy
18 30 (0.31%) Capistrano
18 30 (0.31%) Icinga
Vendors
1 1310 (13.63%) Microsoft
2 910 (9.47%) Oracle
3 362 (3.77%) Google
4 284 (2.95%) Red Hat
5 243 (2.53%) SAP
5 243 (2.53%) VMware
6 188 (1.96%) IBM
7 164 (1.71%) Xamarin
8 155 (1.61%) Facebook
9 142 (1.48%) Splunk
10 140 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 108 (1.12%) Sybase
12 101 (1.05%) ION Trading
13 92 (0.96%) EnterpriseDB
14 85 (0.88%) Cognizant
15 84 (0.87%) New Relic
15 84 (0.87%) SaltStack
16 81 (0.84%) Perforce
17 80 (0.83%) AppDynamics
17 80 (0.83%) Twitter