Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 61 68
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 9,106 8,128 8,876
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.19% 4.69% 4.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.77% 5.23% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 7,327 6,845 7,549
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,900 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 157,852 155,291 187,279
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.91% 89.54% 88.83%
Number of salaries quoted 127,991 127,938 155,140
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,750 £79,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +10 8,486 £55,000 - 1,319
UK excluding London +10 4,779 £50,000 +5.26% 830
London +9 4,187 £65,000 - 569
South East +18 1,429 £50,000 - 203
North of England +5 1,304 £50,000 - 218
North West +3 774 £50,000 +1.01% 125
South West +12 587 £45,000 +5.88% 103
Midlands -10 541 £45,000 - 129
Yorkshire -1 479 £52,500 +5.00% 80
East of England +8 454 £55,000 - 96
Scotland +5 365 £45,000 +5.88% 54
East Midlands -2 272 £45,000 +12.50% 62
West Midlands -22 263 £50,000 +5.26% 67
Wales -17 84 £42,500 +6.25% 10
North East -8 54 £32,500 -13.33% 13
Northern Ireland +5 35 £41,500 +10.67% 17

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 6,569 (72.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3,938 (43.25%) TDD
3 3,496 (38.39%) Java
4 3,161 (34.71%) Scrum
5 3,045 (33.44%) C#
6 2,985 (32.78%) DevOps
7 2,912 (31.98%) .NET
8 2,687 (29.51%) JavaScript
9 2,475 (27.18%) Test Automation
10 2,377 (26.10%) Jenkins
11 2,371 (26.04%) SQL
12 2,261 (24.83%) Amazon AWS
13 2,222 (24.40%) Git (software)
14 2,111 (23.18%) Linux
15 2,035 (22.35%) BDD
16 2,000 (21.96%) Finance
17 1,984 (21.79%) SQL Server
18 1,877 (20.61%) Software Engineering
19 1,816 (19.94%) HTML
20 1,809 (19.87%) Python
21 1,575 (17.30%) Web Services
22 1,561 (17.14%) MVC
23 1,555 (17.08%) CSS
24 1,496 (16.43%) AngularJS
25 1,433 (15.74%) Docker
26 1,409 (15.47%) OO
27 1,364 (14.98%) Microsoft Azure
28 1,339 (14.70%) RESTful
29 1,327 (14.57%) Microservices
30 1,294 (14.21%) ASP.NET

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
1 404 (4.44%) Confluence
2 383 (4.21%) Apache
3 382 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
4 297 (3.26%) Apache Spark
5 262 (2.88%) Tomcat
6 232 (2.55%) CMS
7 206 (2.26%) IIS
7 206 (2.26%) OpenStack
8 170 (1.87%) nginx
9 135 (1.48%) JBoss
10 111 (1.22%) Apache Solr
11 96 (1.05%) WebSphere
12 95 (1.04%) SharePoint
13 74 (0.81%) WebLogic
14 61 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 59 (0.65%) Jetty
15 59 (0.65%) Umbraco
16 57 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
17 51 (0.56%) Drupal
18 38 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 61 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 46 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (0.19%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.099%) Simulink
5 8 (0.088%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (0.077%) HipChat
7 6 (0.066%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.044%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.044%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.011%) InDesign
9 1 (0.011%) Maya
9 1 (0.011%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 54 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 44 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 36 (0.40%) Magento
4 32 (0.35%) Distributed Ledger
5 16 (0.18%) Dynamics GP
6 8 (0.088%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (0.077%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.044%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (0.044%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.044%) RMDS
9 3 (0.033%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.033%) Oracle TCA
9 3 (0.033%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.022%) Dynamics AX
10 2 (0.022%) Front Arena
10 2 (0.022%) Maximo
10 2 (0.022%) MetaTrader
10 2 (0.022%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.022%) SAP Hybris
10 2 (0.022%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 2,261 (24.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1,364 (14.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 456 (5.01%) GitHub
4 279 (3.06%) SaaS
5 258 (2.83%) Google Cloud Platform
6 233 (2.56%) IaaS
7 227 (2.49%) PaaS
8 184 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
9 179 (1.97%) Serverless
10 166 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
11 133 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
12 124 (1.36%) Amazon S3
13 121 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 119 (1.31%) OpenShift
15 110 (1.21%) npm
16 71 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
17 69 (0.76%) Office 365
18 64 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 63 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
20 56 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 345 (3.79%) Internet
2 293 (3.22%) HTTP
3 186 (2.04%) Firewall
4 180 (1.98%) TCP/IP
5 120 (1.32%) Hyperconnected
6 106 (1.16%) Broadband
7 102 (1.12%) DNS
8 82 (0.90%) VPN
9 72 (0.79%) SSL
10 63 (0.69%) WAN
11 47 (0.52%) LAN
12 45 (0.49%) Wireless
13 41 (0.45%) SSH
14 40 (0.44%) DHCP
15 37 (0.41%) SAN
16 30 (0.33%) SNMP
17 29 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
18 28 (0.31%) Kerberos
19 27 (0.30%) FTP
20 23 (0.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,984 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 1,101 (12.09%) NoSQL
3 772 (8.48%) MySQL
4 646 (7.09%) MongoDB
5 494 (5.42%) Big Data
5 494 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 463 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
7 405 (4.45%) SQL Server 2016
8 332 (3.65%) Hadoop
9 321 (3.53%) Apache Cassandra
10 279 (3.06%) Redis
11 240 (2.64%) SQL Server 2014
12 205 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 182 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 159 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
15 145 (1.59%) RDBMS
16 138 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 119 (1.31%) Oracle Database
18 81 (0.89%) Blockchain
19 73 (0.80%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2,377 (26.10%) Jenkins
2 2,222 (24.40%) Git (software)
3 1,054 (11.57%) Selenium
4 1,019 (11.19%) JIRA
5 763 (8.38%) TeamCity
6 715 (7.85%) Cucumber
7 699 (7.68%) Maven
8 643 (7.06%) Subversion
9 642 (7.05%) NUnit
10 609 (6.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 603 (6.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 476 (5.23%) MSTest
13 462 (5.07%) Octopus Deploy
14 453 (4.97%) JUnit
15 409 (4.49%) Visual Studio
16 328 (3.60%) WebDriver
17 298 (3.27%) Moq
18 273 (3.00%) Hudson
19 268 (2.94%) Bitbucket
20 261 (2.87%) MSBuild
General
1 2,000 (21.96%) Finance
2 819 (8.99%) Banking
3 484 (5.32%) Retail
4 411 (4.51%) Marketing
5 299 (3.28%) Games
6 272 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 256 (2.81%) Advertising
8 198 (2.17%) Investment Banking
9 109 (1.20%) Retail Banking
10 104 (1.14%) Front Office
10 104 (1.14%) Legal
11 97 (1.07%) Manufacturing
12 80 (0.88%) Electronics
13 77 (0.85%) Back Office
14 54 (0.59%) Law
15 42 (0.46%) Music Industry
16 38 (0.42%) Multimedia
16 38 (0.42%) Publishing
17 35 (0.38%) Financial Institution
18 22 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4,629 (50.83%) Developer
2 1,417 (15.56%) .NET Developer
3 1,196 (13.13%) Java Developer
4 1,099 (12.07%) DevOps Engineer
5 1,059 (11.63%) C# Developer
6 952 (10.45%) Senior Developer
7 771 (8.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 683 (7.50%) Software Engineer
9 613 (6.73%) Software Developer
10 414 (4.55%) Java Engineer
11 408 (4.48%) Agile Developer
12 392 (4.30%) ASP.NET Developer
13 366 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 340 (3.73%) Architect
15 313 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
16 311 (3.42%) Lead Developer
17 268 (2.94%) Test Engineer
18 256 (2.81%) JavaScript Developer
19 244 (2.68%) Analyst
20 237 (2.60%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,912 (31.98%) .NET
2 1,816 (19.94%) HTML
3 1,575 (17.30%) Web Services
4 1,555 (17.08%) CSS
5 1,496 (16.43%) AngularJS
6 1,339 (14.70%) RESTful
7 1,294 (14.21%) ASP.NET
8 1,073 (11.78%) REST
9 997 (10.95%) Spring
10 978 (10.74%) Node.js
11 815 (8.95%) HTML5
12 811 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 742 (8.15%) jQuery
14 729 (8.01%) ASP.NET Web API
15 709 (7.79%) React
16 594 (6.52%) WPF
17 550 (6.04%) .NET Framework
18 529 (5.81%) SOAP
19 519 (5.70%) XML
20 446 (4.90%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 760 (8.35%) Computer Science
2 633 (6.95%) Greenfield Project
3 476 (5.23%) User Experience
4 461 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 416 (4.57%) Fintech
6 389 (4.27%) Mobile App
7 301 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
8 246 (2.70%) Algorithms
9 161 (1.77%) Public Cloud
10 160 (1.76%) Data Centre
11 154 (1.69%) Client/Server
11 154 (1.69%) Data Structures
12 143 (1.57%) Linux Command Line
13 137 (1.50%) Management Information System
14 106 (1.16%) Private Cloud
15 101 (1.11%) Online Banking
16 100 (1.10%) Clustering
17 87 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 79 (0.87%) Social Network
19 69 (0.76%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2,111 (23.18%) Linux
2 1,263 (13.87%) Windows
3 672 (7.38%) Unix
4 376 (4.13%) Apple iOS
5 363 (3.99%) Android
6 209 (2.30%) Windows Server
7 170 (1.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 119 (1.31%) Ubuntu
9 106 (1.16%) CentOS
10 49 (0.54%) Debian
11 32 (0.35%) CoreOS
11 32 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
12 29 (0.32%) Solaris
13 28 (0.31%) Nucleus RTOS
14 23 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 19 (0.21%) Windows Phone
15 19 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 14 (0.15%) Mac OS
17 13 (0.14%) VMS
18 11 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,569 (72.14%) Agile Software Development
2 3,938 (43.25%) TDD
3 3,161 (34.71%) Scrum
4 2,985 (32.78%) DevOps
5 2,475 (27.18%) Test Automation
6 2,035 (22.35%) BDD
7 1,877 (20.61%) Software Engineering
8 1,561 (17.14%) MVC
9 1,409 (15.47%) OO
10 1,327 (14.57%) Microservices
11 1,138 (12.50%) Kanban
12 1,114 (12.23%) Continuous Delivery
13 995 (10.93%) Configuration Management
14 987 (10.84%) Open Source
15 923 (10.14%) Unit Testing
16 843 (9.26%) SDLC
17 758 (8.32%) Mentoring
18 752 (8.26%) Dependency Injection
19 719 (7.90%) E-Commerce
20 619 (6.80%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3,496 (38.39%) Java
2 3,045 (33.44%) C#
3 2,687 (29.51%) JavaScript
4 2,371 (26.04%) SQL
5 1,809 (19.87%) Python
6 996 (10.94%) Ruby
7 652 (7.16%) PHP
8 626 (6.87%) C++
9 619 (6.80%) PowerShell
10 571 (6.27%) Bash Shell
11 453 (4.97%) Scala
12 352 (3.87%) C
13 347 (3.81%) T-SQL
14 302 (3.32%) Perl
15 247 (2.71%) Shell Script
16 194 (2.13%) Go
17 183 (2.01%) PL/SQL
18 158 (1.74%) VB.NET
19 154 (1.69%) ES6
20 133 (1.46%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,104 (12.12%) Degree
2 403 (4.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 314 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 159 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 131 (1.44%) ISTQB
6 84 (0.92%) DV Cleared
7 67 (0.74%) ISEB
8 60 (0.66%) Master's Degree
9 58 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
10 41 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 38 (0.42%) PhD
12 31 (0.34%) Sun Certification
13 28 (0.31%) PMI Certification
14 26 (0.29%) AWS Certification
15 24 (0.26%) PMP
16 19 (0.21%) MCPD
17 15 (0.16%) Numerate Degree
18 14 (0.15%) MCSD
19 13 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
19 13 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 914 (10.04%) QA
2 70 (0.77%) GCP
3 43 (0.47%) PCI DSS
4 33 (0.36%) SLA
5 29 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (0.24%) MiFID
7 16 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 15 (0.16%) Data Quality
8 15 (0.16%) WCAG
9 11 (0.12%) EMIR
9 11 (0.12%) Web Application Security Consortium
10 10 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials
10 10 (0.11%) GDPR
10 10 (0.11%) ISO 14001
11 9 (0.099%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 8 (0.088%) IEC 61508
12 8 (0.088%) IEC 62304
13 6 (0.066%) MISRA
13 6 (0.066%) PSD2
14 5 (0.055%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1,433 (15.74%) Docker
2 260 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 122 (1.34%) Active Directory
4 89 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 81 (0.89%) vSphere
6 68 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
7 66 (0.72%) VirtualBox
8 65 (0.71%) HDFS
8 65 (0.71%) Xen
9 45 (0.49%) KVM
10 43 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
11 34 (0.37%) Apache Flume
12 28 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 26 (0.29%) Firmware
14 20 (0.22%) XenServer
15 19 (0.21%) Varnish
16 15 (0.16%) Ceph
17 12 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
18 10 (0.11%) vCloud
19 9 (0.099%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1,276 (14.01%) Puppet
2 1,146 (12.59%) Ansible
3 1,078 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
4 503 (5.52%) Kubernetes
5 461 (5.06%) Terraform
6 182 (2.00%) Nagios
7 111 (1.22%) Packer
8 108 (1.19%) Salt
9 74 (0.81%) Docker Swarm
10 66 (0.72%) ZABBIX
11 60 (0.66%) Kibana
12 56 (0.61%) Cobbler
13 54 (0.59%) Consul
14 52 (0.57%) Tivoli
15 51 (0.56%) Icinga
16 46 (0.51%) Rundeck
17 43 (0.47%) Graphite
18 42 (0.46%) Hadoop YARN
19 36 (0.40%) HAProxy
19 36 (0.40%) logstash
Vendors
1 1,096 (12.04%) Microsoft
2 654 (7.18%) Oracle
3 474 (5.21%) Google
4 345 (3.79%) VMware
5 213 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 207 (2.27%) Facebook
7 182 (2.00%) Splunk
8 168 (1.84%) Atlassian
9 125 (1.37%) IBM
10 117 (1.28%) New Relic
11 115 (1.26%) Xamarin
12 108 (1.19%) RedGate
13 106 (1.16%) Twitter
14 103 (1.13%) WorldPay
15 102 (1.12%) AppDynamics
16 92 (1.01%) SAP
17 88 (0.97%) SaltStack
18 74 (0.81%) Zend
19 72 (0.79%) Hortonworks
19 72 (0.79%) HP