Period
to 27 May 2019

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

Continuous Integration
UK
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 42 54
Rank change year-on-year -4 +12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 7,530 9,766 8,863
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.23% 5.67% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.70% 6.17% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5,525 7,617 7,328
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +8.89%

Continuous Integration 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 132,069 158,171 156,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.75% 91.81% 91.49%
Number of salaries quoted 103,338 127,150 128,014
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 £27,750
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 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 27 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Integration in the UK

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the UK over the 6 months to 27 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 -6 6,925 £60,000 +9.09% 277
UK excluding London -3 4,140 £50,000 - 197
London -6 3,234 £70,000 +7.69% 97
South East -16 1,153 £55,000 +10.00% 46
North of England 0 1,084 £51,000 +0.25% 67
North West -7 650 £52,500 - 42
South West -2 632 £50,000 +7.53% 15
Midlands +9 490 £45,000 - 24
Scotland +4 394 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Yorkshire -1 378 £47,250 -5.50% 20
West Midlands +10 307 £50,000 +11.11% 16
East of England -23 280 £50,000 -9.09% 29
East Midlands -12 182 £45,000 - 8
Wales -3 59 £40,250 -5.29% 6
North East -2 55 £45,000 - 5
Northern Ireland -8 53 £50,000 +20.48% 6
Isle of Man - 3 - -

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, IT jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Integration.

1 5,058 (67.17%) Agile Software Development
2 2,891 (38.39%) Java
3 2,874 (38.17%) DevOps
4 2,654 (35.25%) TDD
5 2,530 (33.60%) JavaScript
6 2,460 (32.67%) C#
7 2,280 (30.28%) Test Automation
8 2,278 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
9 2,131 (28.30%) Jenkins
10 2,076 (27.57%) .NET
11 1,988 (26.40%) Software Engineering
12 1,974 (26.22%) Scrum
13 1,919 (25.48%) Git (software)
14 1,879 (24.95%) Python
15 1,864 (24.75%) SQL
16 1,689 (22.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 1,676 (22.26%) Finance
18 1,612 (21.41%) Linux
19 1,500 (19.92%) BDD
20 1,424 (18.91%) Docker
21 1,413 (18.76%) Continuous Delivery
22 1,341 (17.81%) SQL Server
23 1,326 (17.61%) AngularJS
24 1,253 (16.64%) HTML
25 1,221 (16.22%) Microservices
26 1,206 (16.02%) CSS
27 1,169 (15.52%) Microsoft
28 1,128 (14.98%) MVC
29 1,072 (14.24%) Degree
30 1,063 (14.12%) Web Services

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
1 433 (5.75%) Confluence
2 226 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
3 222 (2.95%) Apache Spark
4 217 (2.88%) Apache
5 209 (2.78%) IIS
6 137 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 117 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 116 (1.54%) CMS
9 110 (1.46%) nginx
10 79 (1.05%) JBoss
11 67 (0.89%) WebSphere
12 65 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
13 57 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
14 49 (0.65%) Apache Solr
14 49 (0.65%) OpenStack
15 39 (0.52%) Apache Pig
16 37 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
17 36 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 29 (0.39%) WebLogic
19 28 (0.37%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 85 (1.13%) Chatbot
2 35 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (0.25%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (0.11%) Adobe XD
5 8 (0.11%) InVision
5 8 (0.11%) Zeplin
6 5 (0.066%) HipChat
7 4 (0.053%) GNU Octave
7 4 (0.053%) Sketch
7 4 (0.053%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.040%) MS Visio
9 2 (0.027%) Maya
9 2 (0.027%) Simulink
10 1 (0.013%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.013%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 109 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.53%) thinkFolio
3 15 (0.20%) Temenos T24
4 11 (0.15%) Magento
5 9 (0.12%) SAP ERP
6 7 (0.093%) Payment Gateway
7 6 (0.080%) FastStats
7 6 (0.080%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.053%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.040%) Actimize
9 3 (0.040%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 2 (0.027%) RMDS
10 2 (0.027%) SAP FI-CA
10 2 (0.027%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.027%) SAP PSCD
10 2 (0.027%) WebTrends
11 1 (0.013%) ION MarketView
11 1 (0.013%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.013%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 2,278 (30.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1,689 (22.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 603 (8.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 406 (5.39%) GitHub
5 369 (4.90%) Serverless
6 350 (4.65%) SaaS
7 293 (3.89%) PaaS
8 240 (3.19%) Cloud Computing
9 215 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
10 210 (2.79%) AWS Lambda
11 194 (2.58%) AWS CloudFormation
12 181 (2.40%) Amazon S3
13 140 (1.86%) IaaS
14 132 (1.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 125 (1.66%) Office 365
15 125 (1.66%) OpenShift
16 117 (1.55%) Amazon SQS
17 82 (1.09%) Power Platform
18 80 (1.06%) npm
19 76 (1.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 227 (3.01%) HTTP
2 142 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 141 (1.87%) Internet
4 110 (1.46%) DNS
5 98 (1.30%) Broadband
6 83 (1.10%) Firewall
7 62 (0.82%) SSL
8 46 (0.61%) Skype
9 44 (0.58%) DHCP
10 38 (0.50%) Network Security
11 36 (0.48%) NetScaler
12 29 (0.39%) HTTPS
13 27 (0.36%) Extranet
13 27 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (0.32%) VPN
15 21 (0.28%) Link 16
15 21 (0.28%) Link 22
15 21 (0.28%) SSH
15 21 (0.28%) Tactical Data Link
16 20 (0.27%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,341 (17.81%) SQL Server
2 723 (9.60%) NoSQL
3 508 (6.75%) MySQL
4 484 (6.43%) Big Data
5 439 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 435 (5.78%) Relational Database
7 394 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
8 298 (3.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 247 (3.28%) Hadoop
10 211 (2.80%) Redis
11 172 (2.28%) Amazon RDS
12 160 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
13 151 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 146 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 119 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
16 110 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 84 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
18 83 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
19 75 (1.00%) Power BI
19 75 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2,131 (28.30%) Jenkins
2 1,919 (25.48%) Git (software)
3 1,052 (13.97%) JIRA
4 880 (11.69%) Selenium
5 667 (8.86%) TeamCity
6 600 (7.97%) Cucumber
7 567 (7.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 558 (7.41%) Maven
9 526 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 426 (5.66%) Subversion
11 393 (5.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 322 (4.28%) Visual Studio
13 301 (4.00%) JUnit
14 279 (3.71%) WebDriver
15 258 (3.43%) SoapUI
16 255 (3.39%) SpecFlow
17 237 (3.15%) GitLab
18 232 (3.08%) NUnit
19 224 (2.97%) Visual Studio Team System
20 203 (2.70%) Gradle
General
1 1,676 (22.26%) Finance
2 562 (7.46%) Banking
3 463 (6.15%) Retail
4 267 (3.55%) Games
5 220 (2.92%) Marketing
6 184 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 137 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 111 (1.47%) Legal
9 108 (1.43%) Electronics
10 87 (1.16%) Law
11 83 (1.10%) Aerospace
12 67 (0.89%) Military
13 66 (0.88%) Financial Institution
14 57 (0.76%) Advertising
15 53 (0.70%) Front Office
16 52 (0.69%) Back Office
17 43 (0.57%) Automotive
18 40 (0.53%) Investment Banking
19 22 (0.29%) Publishing
20 16 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3,336 (44.30%) Developer
2 872 (11.58%) .NET Developer
3 870 (11.55%) DevOps Engineer
4 862 (11.45%) Java Developer
5 820 (10.89%) Software Engineer
6 748 (9.93%) Senior Developer
7 747 (9.92%) C# Developer
8 535 (7.10%) C# .NET Developer
9 501 (6.65%) Software Developer
10 393 (5.22%) Test Engineer
11 363 (4.82%) Architect
12 281 (3.73%) AWS Engineer
13 275 (3.65%) Java Engineer
14 269 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
15 246 (3.27%) AWS DevOps
16 227 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
17 225 (2.99%) Consultant
18 220 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
19 200 (2.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 200 (2.66%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,076 (27.57%) .NET
2 1,326 (17.61%) AngularJS
3 1,253 (16.64%) HTML
4 1,206 (16.02%) CSS
5 1,063 (14.12%) Web Services
6 944 (12.54%) React
7 938 (12.46%) REST
8 914 (12.14%) RESTful
9 874 (11.61%) Node.js
10 860 (11.42%) ASP.NET
11 739 (9.81%) Spring
12 630 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 629 (8.35%) HTML5
14 627 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
15 568 (7.54%) JSON
16 481 (6.39%) .NET Framework
17 458 (6.08%) XML
18 434 (5.76%) SOAP
19 421 (5.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 411 (5.46%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 512 (6.80%) Greenfield Project
2 497 (6.60%) User Experience
3 410 (5.44%) Analytical Skills
4 347 (4.61%) Algorithms
5 296 (3.93%) Fintech
6 281 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
7 257 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 189 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
9 164 (2.18%) Cloud Native
10 155 (2.06%) Public Cloud
11 145 (1.93%) Data Structures
12 136 (1.81%) Management Information System
13 91 (1.21%) Hedge funds
14 90 (1.20%) Derivative
15 87 (1.16%) Fixed Income
15 87 (1.16%) Linux Command Line
16 74 (0.98%) Virtual Team
17 68 (0.90%) N-Tier
18 65 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 51 (0.68%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 1,612 (21.41%) Linux
2 880 (11.69%) Windows
3 564 (7.49%) Unix
4 318 (4.22%) Android
5 282 (3.75%) Apple iOS
6 137 (1.82%) Ubuntu
7 127 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 127 (1.69%) Windows Server
8 125 (1.66%) CentOS
9 57 (0.76%) Mac OS
10 35 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
11 32 (0.42%) CoreOS
11 32 (0.42%) Debian
12 27 (0.36%) Mesosphere
13 24 (0.32%) AIX
14 23 (0.31%) DC/OS
15 17 (0.23%) Mac OS X
16 16 (0.21%) SUSE
17 15 (0.20%) Fedora
17 15 (0.20%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,058 (67.17%) Agile Software Development
2 2,874 (38.17%) DevOps
3 2,654 (35.25%) TDD
4 2,280 (30.28%) Test Automation
5 1,988 (26.40%) Software Engineering
6 1,974 (26.22%) Scrum
7 1,500 (19.92%) BDD
8 1,413 (18.76%) Continuous Delivery
9 1,221 (16.22%) Microservices
10 1,128 (14.98%) MVC
11 1,016 (13.49%) OO
12 914 (12.14%) Mentoring
13 866 (11.50%) Problem-Solving
14 864 (11.47%) Kanban
15 818 (10.86%) Open Source
16 769 (10.21%) SDLC
17 766 (10.17%) Configuration Management
18 756 (10.04%) Computer Science
19 709 (9.42%) Unit Testing
20 578 (7.68%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 2,891 (38.39%) Java
2 2,530 (33.60%) JavaScript
3 2,460 (32.67%) C#
4 1,879 (24.95%) Python
5 1,864 (24.75%) SQL
6 680 (9.03%) C++
7 529 (7.03%) PowerShell
8 527 (7.00%) Bash Shell
9 496 (6.59%) Ruby
10 433 (5.75%) PHP
11 421 (5.59%) C
12 346 (4.59%) Java 8
13 344 (4.57%) T-SQL
14 330 (4.38%) Scala
15 247 (3.28%) Go
16 205 (2.72%) Perl
17 190 (2.52%) TypeScript
18 156 (2.07%) ES6
19 138 (1.83%) Shell Script
20 117 (1.55%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 1,072 (14.24%) Degree
2 423 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 362 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 276 (3.67%) SC Cleared
5 136 (1.81%) DV Cleared
6 129 (1.71%) ISTQB
7 97 (1.29%) AWS Certification
8 69 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 53 (0.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 52 (0.69%) ISEB
11 48 (0.64%) RHCE
12 33 (0.44%) CCNA
12 33 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
12 33 (0.44%) RHCSA
13 21 (0.28%) CCA
14 20 (0.27%) MCP
15 19 (0.25%) CISSP
16 17 (0.23%) MCSD
17 15 (0.20%) Citrix Certification
17 15 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 787 (10.45%) QA
2 42 (0.56%) GDPR
3 33 (0.44%) WAI
4 28 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 26 (0.35%) Data Quality
6 22 (0.29%) WCAG
7 20 (0.27%) PCI DSS
8 19 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 15 (0.20%) PMO
10 14 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 13 (0.17%) MiFID
11 13 (0.17%) SLA
12 12 (0.16%) HL7
12 12 (0.16%) ISO 22301
12 12 (0.16%) ISO 9000
13 9 (0.12%) GAMP
14 7 (0.093%) PSD2
15 6 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
16 4 (0.053%) Cyber Essentials
16 4 (0.053%) EMIR
System Software
1 1,424 (18.91%) Docker
2 196 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 159 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 95 (1.26%) Hyper-V
5 69 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
6 55 (0.73%) VirtualBox
7 46 (0.61%) vSphere
8 33 (0.44%) HDFS
9 30 (0.40%) Firmware
10 29 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 29 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
11 28 (0.37%) XenApp
11 28 (0.37%) XenDesktop
12 27 (0.36%) oVirt
12 27 (0.36%) RHEV
13 13 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
14 12 (0.16%) Varnish
15 11 (0.15%) etcd
16 10 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
17 8 (0.11%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,011 (13.43%) Ansible
2 905 (12.02%) Kubernetes
3 881 (11.70%) Puppet
4 672 (8.92%) Opscode Chef
5 632 (8.39%) Terraform
6 127 (1.69%) Consul
7 124 (1.65%) Packer
8 122 (1.62%) Nagios
9 113 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
10 108 (1.43%) Grafana
11 98 (1.30%) Prometheus
12 75 (1.00%) Salt
13 62 (0.82%) Graphite
14 53 (0.70%) Automic
14 53 (0.70%) Rundeck
15 50 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
16 46 (0.61%) Kibana
17 42 (0.56%) CFEngine
18 41 (0.54%) Opsview
19 35 (0.46%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1,169 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 517 (6.87%) Oracle
3 511 (6.79%) Google
4 235 (3.12%) Splunk
5 234 (3.11%) VMware
6 194 (2.58%) Atlassian
7 153 (2.03%) SAP
8 151 (2.01%) Red Hat
9 79 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 73 (0.97%) Adobe
11 72 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
12 68 (0.90%) IBM
13 63 (0.84%) New Relic
14 59 (0.78%) ServiceNow
15 58 (0.77%) AppDynamics
16 57 (0.76%) RedGate
17 52 (0.69%) Delphix
17 52 (0.69%) Pega
18 51 (0.68%) Nintex
19 50 (0.66%) Xamarin