Period
to 22 May 2018

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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
UK
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 56 66
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 9,731 8,720 8,750
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.67% 5.16% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.23% 5.70% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7,610 7,225 7,550
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +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 156,079 152,958 180,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.89% 90.52% 89.99%
Number of salaries quoted 125,673 125,376 150,299
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%

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 22 May 2018.

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 22 May 2018. 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 9,077 £55,000 - 1,351
UK excluding London +11 5,408 £50,000 +2.56% 876
London 0 4,174 £65,000 - 589
South East +19 1,576 £50,000 - 217
North of England +6 1,464 £52,500 +5.00% 237
North West +11 917 £52,500 +5.00% 141
South West +9 701 £46,500 +3.33% 96
East of England +21 598 £55,000 +4.76% 89
Midlands +12 571 £45,000 - 122
Yorkshire +5 462 £50,000 -4.76% 77
Scotland +3 401 £45,000 +12.50% 74
West Midlands +8 301 £45,000 -5.26% 81
East Midlands +16 271 £46,000 +2.22% 41
North East +14 89 £45,000 +28.57% 19
Wales -1 82 £42,500 +6.25% 22
Northern Ireland +19 35 £41,500 -7.78% 19

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 6,923 (71.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4,002 (41.13%) TDD
3 3,677 (37.79%) Java
4 3,366 (34.59%) DevOps
5 3,354 (34.47%) C#
6 3,144 (32.31%) Scrum
7 2,943 (30.24%) .NET
8 2,842 (29.21%) JavaScript
9 2,824 (29.02%) Test Automation
10 2,745 (28.21%) Jenkins
11 2,682 (27.56%) Amazon AWS
12 2,584 (26.55%) SQL
13 2,445 (25.13%) Git (software)
14 2,271 (23.34%) Linux
15 2,241 (23.03%) Software Engineering
16 2,196 (22.57%) Python
17 2,074 (21.31%) Finance
18 2,029 (20.85%) BDD
19 1,955 (20.09%) SQL Server
20 1,812 (18.62%) Web Services
21 1,807 (18.57%) HTML
22 1,761 (18.10%) AngularJS
23 1,735 (17.83%) Microsoft Azure
24 1,729 (17.77%) Docker
25 1,653 (16.99%) MVC
26 1,618 (16.63%) CSS
27 1,486 (15.27%) Microservices
28 1,448 (14.88%) RESTful
29 1,363 (14.01%) OO
30 1,342 (13.79%) Ansible

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
1 346 (3.56%) Elasticsearch
2 343 (3.52%) Apache
3 334 (3.43%) Confluence
4 268 (2.75%) Apache Spark
5 243 (2.50%) CMS
6 221 (2.27%) Tomcat
7 173 (1.78%) nginx
8 158 (1.62%) IIS
9 155 (1.59%) OpenStack
10 140 (1.44%) JBoss
11 116 (1.19%) SharePoint
12 104 (1.07%) Apache Solr
13 102 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 89 (0.91%) WebSphere
15 80 (0.82%) WebLogic
16 69 (0.71%) Drupal
17 60 (0.62%) Mule
18 59 (0.61%) Umbraco
19 58 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
20 52 (0.53%) MQSeries
Applications
1 96 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 17 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (0.072%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.031%) InVision
6 3 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.021%) FrameMaker
7 2 (0.021%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.021%) Simulink
8 1 (0.010%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.010%) Blender
8 1 (0.010%) Maya
8 1 (0.010%) Microsoft Project
8 1 (0.010%) Mingle
8 1 (0.010%) Weka
Business Applications
1 46 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
1 46 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.42%) Payment Gateway
3 37 (0.38%) thinkFolio
4 35 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
4 35 (0.36%) Front Arena
5 29 (0.30%) Magento
6 11 (0.11%) Bloomberg AIM
6 11 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 7 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.072%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.072%) Oracle Retail
8 6 (0.062%) Markit EDM
8 6 (0.062%) Remedy ITSM
9 5 (0.051%) Dynamics GP
9 5 (0.051%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.041%) BusinessWorks
10 4 (0.041%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.031%) Ripple
11 3 (0.031%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 2,682 (27.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1,735 (17.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 547 (5.62%) GitHub
4 445 (4.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 273 (2.81%) SaaS
6 225 (2.31%) Serverless
7 216 (2.22%) IaaS
8 213 (2.19%) PaaS
9 195 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
10 177 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
11 157 (1.61%) OpenShift
12 155 (1.59%) Amazon S3
13 133 (1.37%) AWS CloudFormation
14 122 (1.25%) npm
15 108 (1.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 101 (1.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 82 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
18 81 (0.83%) NuGet
19 75 (0.77%) Slack
20 64 (0.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 351 (3.61%) Internet
2 345 (3.55%) HTTP
3 182 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 166 (1.71%) Firewall
5 150 (1.54%) DNS
6 102 (1.05%) Hyperconnected
7 76 (0.78%) Broadband
8 69 (0.71%) WAN
9 67 (0.69%) LAN
10 61 (0.63%) SSL
11 55 (0.57%) SSH
12 54 (0.55%) Wireless
13 53 (0.54%) VPN
14 47 (0.48%) DHCP
15 46 (0.47%) Network Security
16 39 (0.40%) SMS
17 38 (0.39%) SAN
18 36 (0.37%) Wireshark
19 29 (0.30%) Kerberos
20 22 (0.23%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,955 (20.09%) SQL Server
2 1,121 (11.52%) NoSQL
3 739 (7.59%) MySQL
4 585 (6.01%) MongoDB
5 553 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
6 550 (5.65%) Relational Database
7 529 (5.44%) Big Data
8 521 (5.35%) SQL Server 2016
9 432 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 350 (3.60%) Hadoop
11 267 (2.74%) Redis
12 169 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 162 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
14 152 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 148 (1.52%) Blockchain
16 139 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
17 133 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 131 (1.35%) Oracle Database
19 129 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 117 (1.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2,745 (28.21%) Jenkins
2 2,445 (25.13%) Git (software)
3 1,218 (12.52%) Selenium
4 965 (9.92%) JIRA
5 755 (7.76%) TeamCity
6 713 (7.33%) Cucumber
7 663 (6.81%) Subversion
8 638 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 627 (6.44%) Maven
10 583 (5.99%) NUnit
11 564 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 517 (5.31%) JUnit
13 457 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
14 391 (4.02%) MSTest
15 374 (3.84%) Visual Studio
16 335 (3.44%) Jasmine
17 312 (3.21%) Vagrant
18 292 (3.00%) WebDriver
19 255 (2.62%) Gradle
20 252 (2.59%) Bitbucket
General
1 2,074 (21.31%) Finance
2 658 (6.76%) Banking
3 593 (6.09%) Retail
4 466 (4.79%) Marketing
5 343 (3.52%) Games
6 301 (3.09%) Telecoms
7 290 (2.98%) Advertising
8 186 (1.91%) Front Office
9 149 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 112 (1.15%) Manufacturing
11 93 (0.96%) Electronics
12 78 (0.80%) Back Office
13 74 (0.76%) Legal
14 70 (0.72%) Financial Institution
15 68 (0.70%) Law
16 44 (0.45%) Music Industry
17 43 (0.44%) Multimedia
18 37 (0.38%) Publishing
19 28 (0.29%) Military
20 26 (0.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4,653 (47.82%) Developer
2 1,347 (13.84%) .NET Developer
3 1,173 (12.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 1,118 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 1,111 (11.42%) Java Developer
6 948 (9.74%) Senior Developer
7 925 (9.51%) Software Engineer
8 819 (8.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 680 (6.99%) Software Developer
10 457 (4.70%) Java Engineer
11 387 (3.98%) Architect
12 358 (3.68%) Lead Developer
13 353 (3.63%) ASP.NET Developer
14 342 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 332 (3.41%) Test Engineer
16 320 (3.29%) Agile Developer
17 315 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
18 305 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
19 288 (2.96%) AWS Engineer
20 286 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,943 (30.24%) .NET
2 1,812 (18.62%) Web Services
3 1,807 (18.57%) HTML
4 1,761 (18.10%) AngularJS
5 1,618 (16.63%) CSS
6 1,448 (14.88%) RESTful
7 1,329 (13.66%) ASP.NET
8 1,160 (11.92%) REST
9 985 (10.12%) Spring
10 931 (9.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 930 (9.56%) Node.js
12 864 (8.88%) React
13 856 (8.80%) ASP.NET Web API
14 795 (8.17%) HTML5
15 729 (7.49%) jQuery
16 578 (5.94%) .NET Framework
17 567 (5.83%) SOAP
18 560 (5.75%) XML
19 539 (5.54%) WPF
20 511 (5.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 826 (8.49%) Computer Science
2 649 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 592 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
4 564 (5.80%) User Experience
5 462 (4.75%) Mobile App
6 417 (4.29%) Fintech
7 343 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
8 314 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
9 253 (2.60%) Algorithms
10 234 (2.40%) Linux Command Line
11 233 (2.39%) Public Cloud
12 194 (1.99%) Data Structures
13 130 (1.34%) Management Information System
14 128 (1.32%) Data Centre
14 128 (1.32%) Hedge funds
14 128 (1.32%) Private Cloud
15 122 (1.25%) Virtual Team
16 110 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 105 (1.08%) Equities
18 76 (0.78%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2,271 (23.34%) Linux
2 1,296 (13.32%) Windows
3 676 (6.95%) Unix
4 392 (4.03%) Apple iOS
5 367 (3.77%) Android
6 169 (1.74%) Windows Server
7 145 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 111 (1.14%) Ubuntu
9 82 (0.84%) CentOS
10 53 (0.54%) Debian
11 45 (0.46%) CoreOS
12 38 (0.39%) VMS
13 36 (0.37%) Nucleus RTOS
13 36 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (0.35%) Solaris
15 27 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
16 24 (0.25%) Mac OS
16 24 (0.25%) Windows Phone
17 22 (0.23%) Mac OS X
18 17 (0.17%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,923 (71.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4,002 (41.13%) TDD
3 3,366 (34.59%) DevOps
4 3,144 (32.31%) Scrum
5 2,824 (29.02%) Test Automation
6 2,241 (23.03%) Software Engineering
7 2,029 (20.85%) BDD
8 1,653 (16.99%) MVC
9 1,486 (15.27%) Microservices
10 1,363 (14.01%) OO
11 1,253 (12.88%) Problem-Solving
12 1,245 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
13 1,172 (12.04%) Kanban
14 1,094 (11.24%) Unit Testing
15 1,082 (11.12%) Configuration Management
16 1,003 (10.31%) SDLC
17 987 (10.14%) Open Source
18 837 (8.60%) Continuous Deployment
18 837 (8.60%) Mentoring
19 755 (7.76%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3,677 (37.79%) Java
2 3,354 (34.47%) C#
3 2,842 (29.21%) JavaScript
4 2,584 (26.55%) SQL
5 2,196 (22.57%) Python
6 1,071 (11.01%) Ruby
7 730 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 685 (7.04%) C++
9 670 (6.89%) PowerShell
10 628 (6.45%) PHP
11 528 (5.43%) Scala
12 446 (4.58%) C
13 418 (4.30%) Java 8
14 364 (3.74%) T-SQL
15 332 (3.41%) Perl
16 284 (2.92%) Shell Script
17 253 (2.60%) Go
18 182 (1.87%) PL/SQL
19 171 (1.76%) TypeScript
20 167 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,273 (13.08%) Degree
2 411 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 391 (4.02%) Security Cleared
4 186 (1.91%) SC Cleared
5 144 (1.48%) DV Cleared
6 129 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 72 (0.74%) Master's Degree
8 61 (0.63%) ISEB
9 57 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
10 56 (0.58%) AWS Certification
11 44 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 44 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 34 (0.35%) Sun Certification
13 31 (0.32%) MCPD
14 25 (0.26%) PMI Certification
15 23 (0.24%) PhD
16 20 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
17 18 (0.18%) PMP
18 14 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
18 14 (0.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,002 (10.30%) QA
2 156 (1.60%) GCP
3 70 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 37 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (0.27%) WCAG
6 24 (0.25%) SLA
7 23 (0.24%) ISO 9001
8 22 (0.23%) GDPR
9 18 (0.18%) Data Quality
10 16 (0.16%) MiFID
11 12 (0.12%) MISRA
12 10 (0.10%) Web Application Security Consortium
13 9 (0.092%) Cyber Essentials
13 9 (0.092%) ISO 14001
14 8 (0.082%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
14 8 (0.082%) Disclosure Scotland
15 6 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 4 (0.041%) EMIR
16 4 (0.041%) ISO 13485
16 4 (0.041%) SEPA
System Software
1 1,729 (17.77%) Docker
2 309 (3.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 210 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 151 (1.55%) Hyper-V
5 107 (1.10%) VirtualBox
6 84 (0.86%) Xen
7 83 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
8 80 (0.82%) vSphere
9 63 (0.65%) HDFS
10 62 (0.64%) KVM
11 49 (0.50%) Apache Flume
12 34 (0.35%) Firmware
13 33 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
14 31 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
15 22 (0.23%) Varnish
15 22 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
16 21 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 20 (0.21%) XenServer
18 19 (0.20%) oVirt
18 19 (0.20%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 1,342 (13.79%) Ansible
2 1,325 (13.62%) Puppet
3 1,159 (11.91%) Opscode Chef
4 792 (8.14%) Terraform
5 726 (7.46%) Kubernetes
6 236 (2.43%) Nagios
7 140 (1.44%) Packer
8 129 (1.33%) Salt
9 102 (1.05%) Docker Swarm
10 99 (1.02%) Consul
11 80 (0.82%) Rundeck
12 75 (0.77%) ZABBIX
13 74 (0.76%) Graphite
14 72 (0.74%) Kibana
15 51 (0.52%) Grafana
15 51 (0.52%) HAProxy
16 41 (0.42%) Hadoop YARN
16 41 (0.42%) Icinga
16 41 (0.42%) logstash
16 41 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1,197 (12.30%) Microsoft
2 718 (7.38%) Oracle
3 581 (5.97%) Google
4 368 (3.78%) VMware
5 278 (2.86%) Splunk
6 206 (2.12%) Facebook
7 185 (1.90%) IBM
8 184 (1.89%) Red Hat
9 173 (1.78%) Atlassian
10 165 (1.70%) WorldPay
11 160 (1.64%) AppDynamics
12 142 (1.46%) Xamarin
13 134 (1.38%) SAP
14 128 (1.32%) New Relic
15 108 (1.11%) Cloudera
16 92 (0.95%) ServiceNow
17 89 (0.91%) Hortonworks
17 89 (0.91%) Twitter
18 87 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
19 85 (0.87%) Capita