Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 65 69
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 +32
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 9381 8442 8998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.38% 4.42% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 4.96% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7368 7313 7571
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 156707 170358 194395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.94% 89.22% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 123341 141716 159769
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 £43,354 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +6.25%

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 20 October 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 20 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 +16 8843 £55,000 - 534
London +10 4698 £65,000 +4.00% 245
UK excluding London +18 4577 £50,000 +11.11% 306
South East +35 1445 £50,000 - 66
North of England 0 1226 £47,500 +9.20% 109
North West +11 704 £47,500 +11.76% 49
South West +17 564 £46,000 +8.24% 28
Midlands +1 542 £48,000 +6.67% 44
Yorkshire +4 476 £47,500 - 52
East of England +15 372 £52,500 +2.94% 42
Scotland +6 347 £44,000 +3.53% 14
West Midlands +23 322 £50,000 +7.53% 22
East Midlands 0 212 £45,000 - 22
Wales +10 66 £42,500 - 3
North East +18 49 £35,000 -6.67% 8
Northern Ireland -11 31 £40,000 +6.67%

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 6728 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
2 3888 (41.45%) Java
3 3886 (41.42%) TDD
4 3285 (35.02%) Scrum
5 2990 (31.87%) JavaScript
6 2913 (31.05%) C#
7 2907 (30.99%) .NET
8 2711 (28.90%) DevOps
9 2483 (26.47%) Finance
10 2446 (26.07%) Test Automation
11 2428 (25.88%) SQL
12 2300 (24.52%) Linux
13 2239 (23.87%) Git (software)
14 2203 (23.48%) Jenkins
15 2085 (22.23%) SQL Server
16 2042 (21.77%) HTML
17 2035 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
18 1807 (19.26%) BDD
19 1803 (19.22%) Python
20 1735 (18.49%) Software Engineering
21 1655 (17.64%) CSS
22 1620 (17.27%) MVC
23 1581 (16.85%) OO
24 1558 (16.61%) AngularJS
25 1461 (15.57%) Web Services
26 1396 (14.88%) ASP.NET
27 1294 (13.79%) Puppet
28 1245 (13.27%) Docker
29 1226 (13.07%) RESTful
30 1215 (12.95%) 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
1 546 (5.82%) Apache
2 456 (4.86%) Tomcat
3 443 (4.72%) Confluence
4 350 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
5 343 (3.66%) Apache Spark
6 315 (3.36%) CMS
7 290 (3.09%) OpenStack
8 271 (2.89%) JBoss
9 258 (2.75%) IIS
10 216 (2.30%) WebSphere
11 207 (2.21%) WebLogic
12 191 (2.04%) nginx
13 144 (1.54%) Apache Solr
14 116 (1.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 98 (1.04%) SharePoint
16 92 (0.98%) Jetty
17 85 (0.91%) CloudStack
18 83 (0.88%) Umbraco
19 71 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
20 59 (0.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 54 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 43 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.11%) Chatbot
5 6 (0.064%) HipChat
5 6 (0.064%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.053%) Simulink
7 3 (0.032%) Autodesk Inventor
7 3 (0.032%) Campfire
7 3 (0.032%) InVision
7 3 (0.032%) Siemens NX
7 3 (0.032%) Solid Edge
8 2 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.021%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 1 (0.011%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.011%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.011%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.011%) InDesign
9 1 (0.011%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.011%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 69 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (0.65%) Magento
3 37 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
5 12 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
6 7 (0.075%) RMDS
7 6 (0.064%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.053%) MetaTrader
8 5 (0.053%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.053%) Oracle TCA
9 4 (0.043%) Front Arena
9 4 (0.043%) nopCommerce
10 3 (0.032%) BASE24
10 3 (0.032%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.032%) Markit EDM
10 3 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
10 3 (0.032%) Oracle EBS
10 3 (0.032%) Oracle Retail
10 3 (0.032%) Postilion
10 3 (0.032%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 2035 (21.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1215 (12.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 458 (4.88%) GitHub
4 423 (4.51%) SaaS
5 260 (2.77%) PaaS
6 215 (2.29%) IaaS
7 201 (2.14%) Google Cloud Platform
8 157 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
9 143 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
10 137 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
11 97 (1.03%) npm
12 85 (0.91%) Serverless
13 81 (0.86%) Amazon S3
14 77 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 63 (0.67%) Office 365
16 61 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
17 57 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
17 57 (0.61%) OpenShift
18 51 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 48 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 341 (3.64%) Internet
2 236 (2.52%) HTTP
3 199 (2.12%) Firewall
4 115 (1.23%) DNS
5 101 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 88 (0.94%) VPN
7 77 (0.82%) Broadband
8 71 (0.76%) SSL
9 68 (0.72%) Hyperconnected
10 61 (0.65%) WAN
11 43 (0.46%) DHCP
12 41 (0.44%) AMQP
13 38 (0.41%) Kerberos
14 37 (0.39%) LDAP
15 33 (0.35%) Wireless
16 30 (0.32%) LAN
16 30 (0.32%) SAN
17 29 (0.31%) DMZ
17 29 (0.31%) SNMP
18 25 (0.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2085 (22.23%) SQL Server
2 1114 (11.88%) NoSQL
3 887 (9.46%) MySQL
4 695 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 591 (6.30%) Big Data
6 537 (5.72%) Relational Database
7 437 (4.66%) PostgreSQL
8 375 (4.00%) Hadoop
9 354 (3.77%) Redis
10 316 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 296 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
12 248 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 217 (2.31%) SQL Server 2014
14 212 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
15 188 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
16 187 (1.99%) RDBMS
17 114 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 113 (1.20%) Oracle Database
19 105 (1.12%) Power BI
19 105 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2239 (23.87%) Git (software)
2 2203 (23.48%) Jenkins
3 1134 (12.09%) JIRA
4 1001 (10.67%) Selenium
5 904 (9.64%) TeamCity
6 751 (8.01%) Maven
7 731 (7.79%) Subversion
8 699 (7.45%) JUnit
9 614 (6.55%) Cucumber
10 582 (6.20%) Visual Studio
11 567 (6.04%) Team Foundation Server
12 566 (6.03%) NUnit
13 559 (5.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 397 (4.23%) Octopus Deploy
15 362 (3.86%) MSTest
16 332 (3.54%) Hudson
17 297 (3.17%) WebDriver
18 254 (2.71%) Bitbucket
19 253 (2.70%) Gradle
19 253 (2.70%) Mercurial
General
1 2483 (26.47%) Finance
2 1138 (12.13%) Banking
3 592 (6.31%) Investment Banking
4 510 (5.44%) Retail Banking
5 509 (5.43%) Marketing
6 508 (5.42%) Retail
7 387 (4.13%) Telecoms
8 246 (2.62%) Manufacturing
9 239 (2.55%) Games
10 222 (2.37%) Electronics
11 203 (2.16%) Advertising
12 138 (1.47%) Front Office
13 82 (0.87%) Legal
14 68 (0.72%) Publishing
15 62 (0.66%) Back Office
16 60 (0.64%) Law
17 53 (0.56%) Financial Institution
18 32 (0.34%) Billing
19 27 (0.29%) Automotive
19 27 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4868 (51.89%) Developer
2 1483 (15.81%) Java Developer
3 1329 (14.17%) .NET Developer
4 1089 (11.61%) Senior Developer
5 1072 (11.43%) C# Developer
6 1014 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
7 775 (8.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 579 (6.17%) Software Engineer
9 527 (5.62%) Software Developer
10 417 (4.45%) Senior Java Developer
11 379 (4.04%) Architect
12 363 (3.87%) Java Engineer
13 358 (3.82%) JavaScript Developer
14 349 (3.72%) ASP.NET Developer
15 335 (3.57%) Agile Developer
16 320 (3.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 315 (3.36%) Lead Developer
18 298 (3.18%) Full Stack Developer
19 264 (2.81%) Analyst
20 246 (2.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2907 (30.99%) .NET
2 2042 (21.77%) HTML
3 1655 (17.64%) CSS
4 1558 (16.61%) AngularJS
5 1461 (15.57%) Web Services
6 1396 (14.88%) ASP.NET
7 1226 (13.07%) RESTful
8 1132 (12.07%) REST
9 1120 (11.94%) Spring
10 944 (10.06%) HTML5
11 888 (9.47%) Node.js
12 780 (8.31%) jQuery
13 762 (8.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 677 (7.22%) ASP.NET Web API
15 660 (7.04%) XML
16 649 (6.92%) React
17 611 (6.51%) SOAP
18 586 (6.25%) .NET Framework
19 572 (6.10%) Hibernate
20 554 (5.91%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 830 (8.85%) Computer Science
2 640 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
3 605 (6.45%) User Experience
4 385 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 375 (4.00%) Mobile App
6 341 (3.64%) Fintech
7 317 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
8 297 (3.17%) Data Structures
9 273 (2.91%) Algorithms
10 184 (1.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 177 (1.89%) Management Information System
12 146 (1.56%) Fixed Income
13 138 (1.47%) Online Banking
14 132 (1.41%) Clustering
15 122 (1.30%) Data Centre
16 119 (1.27%) Derivative
17 117 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
18 105 (1.12%) iPad
19 96 (1.02%) Client/Server
20 95 (1.01%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2300 (24.52%) Linux
2 1204 (12.83%) Windows
3 725 (7.73%) Unix
4 358 (3.82%) Android
5 326 (3.48%) Apple iOS
6 214 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 171 (1.82%) Windows Server
8 151 (1.61%) CentOS
9 130 (1.39%) Ubuntu
10 120 (1.28%) Solaris
11 34 (0.36%) CoreOS
12 31 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (0.31%) Debian
15 25 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 17 (0.18%) Mac OS
17 16 (0.17%) Fedora
18 12 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
19 11 (0.12%) VMS
19 11 (0.12%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6728 (71.72%) Agile Software Development
2 3886 (41.42%) TDD
3 3285 (35.02%) Scrum
4 2711 (28.90%) DevOps
5 2446 (26.07%) Test Automation
6 1807 (19.26%) BDD
7 1735 (18.49%) Software Engineering
8 1620 (17.27%) MVC
9 1581 (16.85%) OO
10 1173 (12.50%) Kanban
11 1171 (12.48%) Continuous Delivery
12 1099 (11.72%) Microservices
13 1010 (10.77%) Configuration Management
14 1006 (10.72%) SDLC
15 993 (10.59%) Open Source
16 910 (9.70%) Unit Testing
17 880 (9.38%) Mentoring
18 761 (8.11%) E-Commerce
19 736 (7.85%) Web Development
20 595 (6.34%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3888 (41.45%) Java
2 2990 (31.87%) JavaScript
3 2913 (31.05%) C#
4 2428 (25.88%) SQL
5 1803 (19.22%) Python
6 869 (9.26%) Ruby
7 675 (7.20%) C++
8 664 (7.08%) PowerShell
9 608 (6.48%) PHP
10 605 (6.45%) Bash Shell
11 473 (5.04%) T-SQL
12 425 (4.53%) Scala
13 342 (3.65%) Perl
14 325 (3.46%) C
15 256 (2.73%) Groovy
16 255 (2.72%) Shell Script
17 219 (2.33%) Go
18 181 (1.93%) VB.NET
19 180 (1.92%) PL/SQL
20 126 (1.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1202 (12.81%) Degree
2 512 (5.46%) Computer Science Degree
3 290 (3.09%) Security Cleared
4 161 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 133 (1.42%) ISTQB
6 105 (1.12%) ISEB
7 102 (1.09%) Master's Degree
8 57 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
9 50 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 45 (0.48%) PhD
11 42 (0.45%) DV Cleared
12 30 (0.32%) AWS Certification
13 26 (0.28%) MCSD
13 26 (0.28%) PMI Certification
14 19 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
14 19 (0.20%) MCTS
15 15 (0.16%) MCAD
16 14 (0.15%) CCNA
17 12 (0.13%) MCSE
17 12 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 974 (10.38%) QA
2 66 (0.70%) SLA
3 58 (0.62%) GCP
4 22 (0.23%) MiFID
5 20 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 20 (0.21%) WCAG
6 18 (0.19%) PCI DSS
7 12 (0.13%) ISO 14001
7 12 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.085%) Basel III
9 6 (0.064%) COBIT
9 6 (0.064%) Data Quality
10 5 (0.053%) EMIR
10 5 (0.053%) IEC 61508
10 5 (0.053%) IEC 62304
10 5 (0.053%) PMO
11 4 (0.043%) PSD2
11 4 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.032%) SEPA
12 3 (0.032%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 1245 (13.27%) Docker
2 211 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 151 (1.61%) Active Directory
4 118 (1.26%) Xen
5 110 (1.17%) vSphere
6 98 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
7 73 (0.78%) XenServer
8 54 (0.58%) Hyper-V
9 39 (0.42%) HDFS
10 37 (0.39%) VirtualBox
11 29 (0.31%) Apache Flume
12 25 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
13 23 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 18 (0.19%) KVM
14 18 (0.19%) Varnish
15 15 (0.16%) iptables
15 15 (0.16%) vCloud
15 15 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
16 13 (0.14%) Ceph
16 13 (0.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1294 (13.79%) Puppet
2 1031 (10.99%) Ansible
3 1011 (10.78%) Opscode Chef
4 457 (4.87%) Kubernetes
5 349 (3.72%) Terraform
6 162 (1.73%) Nagios
7 102 (1.09%) Packer
8 92 (0.98%) Salt
9 89 (0.95%) Cobbler
10 81 (0.86%) Tivoli
11 63 (0.67%) ZABBIX
12 62 (0.66%) Kibana
13 55 (0.59%) Icinga
14 52 (0.55%) Mesos
15 49 (0.52%) Graphite
16 46 (0.49%) logstash
17 44 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
18 33 (0.35%) Capistrano
18 33 (0.35%) HAProxy
19 32 (0.34%) Grafana
Vendors
1 1214 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 817 (8.71%) Oracle
3 373 (3.98%) Google
4 286 (3.05%) Red Hat
5 278 (2.96%) VMware
6 247 (2.63%) SAP
7 180 (1.92%) IBM
8 168 (1.79%) Splunk
9 155 (1.65%) Atlassian
10 154 (1.64%) Facebook
11 124 (1.32%) Xamarin
12 110 (1.17%) ION Trading
13 105 (1.12%) Sybase
14 84 (0.90%) AppDynamics
15 83 (0.88%) hybris
16 81 (0.86%) Perforce
17 78 (0.83%) Murex
18 76 (0.81%) New Relic
19 74 (0.79%) SaltStack
20 73 (0.78%) HP