Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
UK
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 51 66
Rank change year-on-year +12 +15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 9,686 9,574 8,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.78% 5.42% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 5.92% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 7,553 7,574 7,575
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £35,750 £35,000 £33,600
90th Percentile £88,750 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -

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 152,455 161,761 176,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 91.03% 91.55% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 121,351 127,721 147,508
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +11 9,009 £57,500 +4.55% 1,422
UK excluding London +18 5,303 £50,000 +3.09% 935
London 0 4,255 £69,500 +6.92% 584
North of England +22 1,536 £50,000 +11.11% 266
South East +8 1,510 £51,000 +2.00% 216
North West +24 1,009 £50,000 +11.11% 156
South West +15 729 £47,500 +5.56% 132
Midlands +5 508 £47,500 -2.31% 125
East of England +32 456 £50,000 -4.76% 100
Yorkshire +1 448 £47,500 - 81
Scotland +5 399 £45,000 +5.88% 61
West Midlands +16 317 £47,943 -1.15% 77
East Midlands -11 191 £46,000 -8.00% 48
Wales +38 135 £43,500 +2.35% 27
North East +4 79 £45,000 +20.00% 29
Northern Ireland +14 44 £38,750 -3.13% 9

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 6,670 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3,875 (40.01%) TDD
3 3,720 (38.41%) Java
4 3,544 (36.59%) C#
5 3,359 (34.68%) DevOps
6 3,184 (32.87%) JavaScript
7 3,015 (31.13%) .NET
8 2,998 (30.95%) Scrum
9 2,885 (29.79%) Jenkins
10 2,767 (28.57%) Test Automation
11 2,756 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
12 2,612 (26.97%) SQL
13 2,395 (24.73%) Git (software)
14 2,287 (23.61%) Python
15 2,250 (23.23%) Software Engineering
16 2,238 (23.11%) Finance
17 2,137 (22.06%) SQL Server
18 2,027 (20.93%) BDD
19 1,968 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
20 1,962 (20.26%) Linux
21 1,924 (19.86%) AngularJS
22 1,797 (18.55%) Docker
23 1,707 (17.62%) HTML
24 1,673 (17.27%) MVC
25 1,615 (16.67%) CSS
25 1,615 (16.67%) Web Services
26 1,570 (16.21%) Microservices
27 1,474 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
28 1,385 (14.30%) Microsoft
29 1,366 (14.10%) OO

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
1 333 (3.44%) Confluence
2 285 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 273 (2.82%) Apache
4 232 (2.40%) IIS
5 213 (2.20%) Apache Spark
6 212 (2.19%) CMS
7 149 (1.54%) SharePoint
8 132 (1.36%) Tomcat
9 120 (1.24%) JBoss
9 120 (1.24%) WebSphere
10 96 (0.99%) nginx
10 96 (0.99%) WebLogic
11 95 (0.98%) OpenStack
12 92 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 72 (0.74%) Cloud Foundry
14 64 (0.66%) Apache Solr
15 62 (0.64%) Umbraco
16 60 (0.62%) MQSeries
17 54 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 51 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 101 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.072%) Mingle
6 6 (0.062%) Microsoft Project
6 6 (0.062%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.052%) Maya
8 4 (0.041%) Adobe Premiere
9 3 (0.031%) Photoshop
10 2 (0.021%) FrameMaker
10 2 (0.021%) Open Workbench
10 2 (0.021%) RoboHelp
11 1 (0.010%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.010%) Blender
11 1 (0.010%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.010%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.010%) GIMP
11 1 (0.010%) Weka
Business Applications
1 85 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 62 (0.64%) Payment Gateway
3 43 (0.44%) thinkFolio
4 38 (0.39%) Eagle PACE
5 34 (0.35%) Front Arena
6 27 (0.28%) Magento
7 24 (0.25%) Bloomberg AIM
8 15 (0.15%) Markit EDM
9 11 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
10 10 (0.10%) Ripple
11 8 (0.083%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 7 (0.072%) Distributed Ledger
13 6 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
13 6 (0.062%) FastStats
13 6 (0.062%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (0.062%) Oracle Retail
13 6 (0.062%) Sentinel
14 5 (0.052%) Actimize
14 5 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
14 5 (0.052%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 2,756 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1,968 (20.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 614 (6.34%) Google Cloud Platform
4 487 (5.03%) GitHub
5 382 (3.94%) SaaS
6 305 (3.15%) Serverless
7 258 (2.66%) PaaS
8 211 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
9 197 (2.03%) AWS CloudFormation
10 184 (1.90%) Amazon EC2
11 174 (1.80%) IaaS
12 156 (1.61%) Amazon S3
13 119 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
14 104 (1.07%) npm
15 96 (0.99%) OpenShift
16 75 (0.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 72 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 63 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
19 62 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
20 58 (0.60%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 323 (3.33%) Internet
2 266 (2.75%) HTTP
3 177 (1.83%) Firewall
4 159 (1.64%) DNS
5 133 (1.37%) TCP/IP
6 77 (0.79%) Hyperconnected
7 73 (0.75%) VPN
8 59 (0.61%) Broadband
9 57 (0.59%) SSL
10 45 (0.46%) Network Security
11 40 (0.41%) SMS
12 38 (0.39%) SAN
13 36 (0.37%) LAN
14 31 (0.32%) DHCP
14 31 (0.32%) NAS
14 31 (0.32%) WAN
14 31 (0.32%) Wireless
15 30 (0.31%) HTTPS
15 30 (0.31%) Wireshark
16 20 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2,137 (22.06%) SQL Server
2 1,029 (10.62%) NoSQL
3 649 (6.70%) MySQL
4 641 (6.62%) Big Data
5 577 (5.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 519 (5.36%) MongoDB
7 517 (5.34%) Relational Database
8 481 (4.97%) PostgreSQL
9 294 (3.04%) Hadoop
10 287 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 197 (2.03%) Oracle Database
12 194 (2.00%) Redis
13 191 (1.97%) RDBMS
14 173 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
15 169 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 163 (1.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 138 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 127 (1.31%) Blockchain
19 120 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
20 107 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2,885 (29.79%) Jenkins
2 2,395 (24.73%) Git (software)
3 1,250 (12.91%) Selenium
4 974 (10.06%) TeamCity
5 959 (9.90%) JIRA
6 780 (8.05%) Maven
7 699 (7.22%) Cucumber
8 679 (7.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 672 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 670 (6.92%) Subversion
11 554 (5.72%) Visual Studio
12 544 (5.62%) JUnit
13 461 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
14 426 (4.40%) NUnit
15 358 (3.70%) SpecFlow
16 325 (3.36%) Vagrant
17 318 (3.28%) WebDriver
18 317 (3.27%) Visual Studio Team System
19 298 (3.08%) Jasmine
20 289 (2.98%) Gradle
General
1 2,238 (23.11%) Finance
2 558 (5.76%) Banking
3 459 (4.74%) Retail
4 381 (3.93%) Games
5 350 (3.61%) Marketing
6 271 (2.80%) Telecoms
7 242 (2.50%) Front Office
8 221 (2.28%) Advertising
9 163 (1.68%) Electronics
10 151 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 136 (1.40%) Investment Banking
12 115 (1.19%) Law
13 109 (1.13%) Financial Institution
14 93 (0.96%) Back Office
15 80 (0.83%) Publishing
16 67 (0.69%) Military
17 46 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
18 33 (0.34%) Multimedia
19 31 (0.32%) Legal
20 30 (0.31%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4,577 (47.25%) Developer
2 1,398 (14.43%) .NET Developer
3 1,250 (12.91%) C# Developer
4 1,131 (11.68%) Java Developer
5 1,103 (11.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 1,023 (10.56%) Software Engineer
7 944 (9.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 929 (9.59%) Senior Developer
9 706 (7.29%) Software Developer
10 461 (4.76%) Test Engineer
11 459 (4.74%) Architect
12 412 (4.25%) Java Engineer
13 342 (3.53%) Lead Developer
14 309 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
15 285 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
16 280 (2.89%) Tester
17 276 (2.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 275 (2.84%) Senior Software Engineer
19 274 (2.83%) C# Software Developer
20 273 (2.82%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3,015 (31.13%) .NET
2 1,924 (19.86%) AngularJS
3 1,707 (17.62%) HTML
4 1,615 (16.67%) CSS
4 1,615 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1,355 (13.99%) RESTful
6 1,333 (13.76%) ASP.NET
7 1,079 (11.14%) REST
8 1,046 (10.80%) React
9 1,010 (10.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 922 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 890 (9.19%) Spring
12 811 (8.37%) Node.js
13 717 (7.40%) HTML5
14 694 (7.16%) jQuery
15 633 (6.54%) .NET Framework
16 603 (6.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 598 (6.17%) XML
18 567 (5.85%) SOAP
19 547 (5.65%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 883 (9.12%) Computer Science
2 786 (8.11%) Greenfield Project
3 674 (6.96%) User Experience
4 654 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
5 430 (4.44%) Fintech
6 414 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
7 383 (3.95%) Mobile App
8 276 (2.85%) Algorithms
9 253 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
10 231 (2.38%) Public Cloud
11 228 (2.35%) Data Structures
12 202 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
13 148 (1.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 142 (1.47%) Virtual Team
15 139 (1.44%) Equities
16 129 (1.33%) Management Information System
17 128 (1.32%) Fixed Income
17 128 (1.32%) Hedge funds
18 119 (1.23%) N-Tier
19 106 (1.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,962 (20.26%) Linux
2 1,061 (10.95%) Windows
3 659 (6.80%) Unix
4 362 (3.74%) Apple iOS
5 338 (3.49%) Android
6 174 (1.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 152 (1.57%) Windows Server
8 141 (1.46%) CentOS
9 114 (1.18%) Ubuntu
10 54 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (0.45%) CoreOS
12 40 (0.41%) Debian
13 27 (0.28%) VMS
14 21 (0.22%) Mac OS X
15 19 (0.20%) Windows Phone
16 17 (0.18%) Fedora
17 16 (0.17%) Mac OS
18 15 (0.15%) DC/OS
18 15 (0.15%) Nucleus RTOS
18 15 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,670 (68.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3,875 (40.01%) TDD
3 3,359 (34.68%) DevOps
4 2,998 (30.95%) Scrum
5 2,767 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 2,250 (23.23%) Software Engineering
7 2,027 (20.93%) BDD
8 1,673 (17.27%) MVC
9 1,570 (16.21%) Microservices
10 1,474 (15.22%) Continuous Delivery
11 1,366 (14.10%) OO
12 1,238 (12.78%) Kanban
13 1,235 (12.75%) Problem-Solving
14 1,107 (11.43%) SDLC
15 1,003 (10.36%) Configuration Management
16 971 (10.02%) Unit Testing
17 932 (9.62%) Open Source
18 930 (9.60%) Continuous Deployment
19 885 (9.14%) Mentoring
20 740 (7.64%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3,720 (38.41%) Java
2 3,544 (36.59%) C#
3 3,184 (32.87%) JavaScript
4 2,612 (26.97%) SQL
5 2,287 (23.61%) Python
6 887 (9.16%) Ruby
7 724 (7.47%) PowerShell
8 688 (7.10%) Bash Shell
9 663 (6.84%) C++
10 520 (5.37%) PHP
11 502 (5.18%) Java 8
12 456 (4.71%) Scala
13 422 (4.36%) T-SQL
14 365 (3.77%) Go
15 342 (3.53%) C
16 314 (3.24%) Perl
17 289 (2.98%) Shell Script
18 217 (2.24%) TypeScript
19 142 (1.47%) ES6
20 130 (1.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,308 (13.50%) Degree
2 427 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 396 (4.09%) Security Cleared
4 196 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 167 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 126 (1.30%) ISTQB
7 84 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
8 72 (0.74%) ISEB
9 65 (0.67%) AWS Certification
10 62 (0.64%) Master's Degree
11 44 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
12 28 (0.29%) MCPD
13 26 (0.27%) RHCSA
14 25 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 21 (0.22%) RHCE
16 18 (0.19%) PhD
17 17 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
18 14 (0.14%) CISSP
18 14 (0.14%) PMI Certification
19 12 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 973 (10.05%) QA
2 266 (2.75%) GCP
3 45 (0.46%) GDPR
4 42 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 42 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 19 (0.20%) SLA
6 18 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 14 (0.14%) ISO 9001
7 14 (0.14%) WCAG
8 13 (0.13%) MiFID
8 13 (0.13%) PMO
9 8 (0.083%) DICOM
9 8 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.052%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.041%) EMIR
11 4 (0.041%) FATCA
11 4 (0.041%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.041%) PMBOK
11 4 (0.041%) SEPA
12 2 (0.021%) COBIT
System Software
1 1,797 (18.55%) Docker
2 238 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 235 (2.43%) Active Directory
4 118 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 76 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 74 (0.76%) VirtualBox
7 67 (0.69%) Xen
8 63 (0.65%) vSphere
9 57 (0.59%) HDFS
10 43 (0.44%) XenServer
11 37 (0.38%) Firmware
12 34 (0.35%) KVM
13 32 (0.33%) oVirt
13 32 (0.33%) RHEV
14 28 (0.29%) Apache Flume
15 20 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
16 18 (0.19%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 18 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
16 18 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
17 16 (0.17%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1,313 (13.56%) Ansible
2 1,168 (12.06%) Puppet
3 1,048 (10.82%) Opscode Chef
4 858 (8.86%) Terraform
5 852 (8.80%) Kubernetes
6 191 (1.97%) Nagios
7 180 (1.86%) Packer
8 157 (1.62%) Salt
9 156 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
10 143 (1.48%) Consul
11 102 (1.05%) Graphite
12 100 (1.03%) ZABBIX
13 82 (0.85%) Grafana
14 65 (0.67%) Rundeck
15 53 (0.55%) Opsview
16 51 (0.53%) Kibana
17 45 (0.46%) Automic
18 44 (0.45%) Prometheus
19 43 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
20 40 (0.41%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 1,385 (14.30%) Microsoft
2 771 (7.96%) Oracle
3 634 (6.55%) Google
4 325 (3.36%) VMware
5 223 (2.30%) Splunk
6 207 (2.14%) Atlassian
7 206 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 204 (2.11%) SAP
9 154 (1.59%) Facebook
10 144 (1.49%) IBM
11 138 (1.42%) Xamarin
12 118 (1.22%) Adobe
13 114 (1.18%) AppDynamics
14 106 (1.09%) Cloudera
15 103 (1.06%) New Relic
16 96 (0.99%) ServiceNow
17 83 (0.86%) Sitecore
18 76 (0.78%) Hortonworks
19 75 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
20 74 (0.76%) Apple