Period
to 24 November 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 62 69
Rank change year-on-year +11 +7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 9429 8487 9119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 5.23% 4.48% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 5.02% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7478 7296 7666
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 £78,750
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 161950 169183 194286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 89.90% 89.41% 88.80%
Number of salaries quoted 127926 140515 160119
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 £79,800 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +13 8879 £55,000 - 699
London +10 4669 £65,000 +4.00% 316
UK excluding London +14 4654 £50,000 +11.11% 414
South East +32 1487 £50,000 - 104
North of England -3 1221 £50,000 +11.11% 125
North West +6 706 £50,000 +17.65% 71
South West +18 570 £45,000 +5.88% 53
Midlands +3 568 £50,000 +11.11% 59
Yorkshire -3 466 £50,000 - 46
East of England +13 366 £52,500 - 42
Scotland +3 345 £45,000 +5.88% 24
West Midlands +9 326 £50,000 +11.11% 38
East Midlands -3 235 £45,000 - 20
Wales +8 78 £42,500 +6.25% 6
North East +4 49 £35,000 -10.26% 8
Northern Ireland -8 29 £41,500 +10.67% 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6715 (71.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3913 (41.50%) TDD
3 3860 (40.94%) Java
4 3334 (35.36%) Scrum
5 2984 (31.65%) C#
6 2977 (31.57%) .NET
7 2882 (30.57%) JavaScript
8 2848 (30.20%) DevOps
9 2454 (26.03%) SQL
10 2444 (25.92%) Finance
11 2438 (25.86%) Test Automation
12 2248 (23.84%) Linux
13 2241 (23.77%) Jenkins
14 2170 (23.01%) Git (software)
15 2132 (22.61%) SQL Server
16 2108 (22.36%) Amazon AWS
17 1958 (20.77%) HTML
18 1894 (20.09%) BDD
19 1837 (19.48%) Software Engineering
20 1823 (19.33%) Python
21 1597 (16.94%) CSS
21 1597 (16.94%) MVC
22 1573 (16.68%) AngularJS
23 1528 (16.21%) OO
24 1456 (15.44%) Web Services
25 1382 (14.66%) ASP.NET
26 1324 (14.04%) Docker
27 1286 (13.64%) Puppet
28 1279 (13.56%) RESTful
29 1272 (13.49%) 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
1 522 (5.54%) Apache
2 441 (4.68%) Confluence
3 406 (4.31%) Tomcat
4 388 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
5 338 (3.58%) Apache Spark
6 290 (3.08%) CMS
7 272 (2.88%) OpenStack
8 267 (2.83%) IIS
9 241 (2.56%) JBoss
10 198 (2.10%) WebSphere
11 173 (1.83%) WebLogic
12 165 (1.75%) nginx
13 133 (1.41%) Apache Solr
14 119 (1.26%) SharePoint
15 86 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
15 86 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 76 (0.81%) Jetty
17 71 (0.75%) Umbraco
18 70 (0.74%) CloudStack
19 57 (0.60%) Drupal
Applications
1 59 (0.63%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 23 (0.24%) Photoshop
4 10 (0.11%) Chatbot
5 8 (0.085%) HipChat
5 8 (0.085%) Simulink
6 5 (0.053%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.042%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (0.032%) Autodesk Inventor
8 3 (0.032%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.032%) Siemens NX
8 3 (0.032%) Solid Edge
9 2 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.021%) InVision
10 1 (0.011%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.011%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.011%) InDesign
10 1 (0.011%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 75 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 55 (0.58%) Magento
3 41 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
4 17 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
6 7 (0.074%) RMDS
7 5 (0.053%) Oracle TCA
7 5 (0.053%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (0.042%) Front Arena
8 4 (0.042%) MetaTrader
8 4 (0.042%) nopCommerce
8 4 (0.042%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (0.042%) Oracle Payables
8 4 (0.042%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.032%) BusinessWorks
9 3 (0.032%) SessionCam
10 2 (0.021%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.021%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (0.021%) Postilion
10 2 (0.021%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 2108 (22.36%) Amazon AWS
2 1272 (13.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 475 (5.04%) GitHub
4 383 (4.06%) SaaS
5 273 (2.90%) PaaS
6 229 (2.43%) IaaS
7 220 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
8 155 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
9 151 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
10 147 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
11 105 (1.11%) Serverless
12 92 (0.98%) Amazon S3
13 90 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 89 (0.94%) npm
15 71 (0.75%) OpenShift
16 70 (0.74%) Office 365
17 65 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
17 65 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
18 53 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
19 50 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 334 (3.54%) Internet
2 231 (2.45%) HTTP
3 205 (2.17%) Firewall
4 135 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 109 (1.16%) DNS
6 100 (1.06%) VPN
7 94 (1.00%) Broadband
8 93 (0.99%) Hyperconnected
9 77 (0.82%) SSL
10 63 (0.67%) WAN
11 45 (0.48%) DHCP
12 43 (0.46%) AMQP
13 37 (0.39%) Kerberos
14 35 (0.37%) LDAP
15 31 (0.33%) LAN
15 31 (0.33%) SAN
16 30 (0.32%) Wireless
17 28 (0.30%) DMZ
18 27 (0.29%) SNMP
19 23 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2132 (22.61%) SQL Server
2 1113 (11.80%) NoSQL
3 864 (9.16%) MySQL
4 699 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 581 (6.16%) Big Data
6 518 (5.49%) Relational Database
7 423 (4.49%) PostgreSQL
8 384 (4.07%) Hadoop
9 351 (3.72%) Redis
10 315 (3.34%) Apache Cassandra
11 286 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 253 (2.68%) SQL Server 2016
13 238 (2.52%) SQL Server 2014
14 231 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 192 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
16 163 (1.73%) RDBMS
17 131 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 117 (1.24%) Oracle Database
19 99 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
20 97 (1.03%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2241 (23.77%) Jenkins
2 2170 (23.01%) Git (software)
3 1085 (11.51%) JIRA
4 984 (10.44%) Selenium
5 905 (9.60%) TeamCity
6 727 (7.71%) Maven
7 710 (7.53%) Subversion
8 638 (6.77%) Cucumber
9 629 (6.67%) JUnit
10 604 (6.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 597 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
12 589 (6.25%) NUnit
13 567 (6.01%) Visual Studio
14 455 (4.83%) Octopus Deploy
15 408 (4.33%) MSTest
16 352 (3.73%) Hudson
17 299 (3.17%) WebDriver
18 270 (2.86%) MSBuild
19 268 (2.84%) Moq
20 266 (2.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 2444 (25.92%) Finance
2 1151 (12.21%) Banking
3 534 (5.66%) Investment Banking
4 488 (5.18%) Marketing
5 485 (5.14%) Retail
6 447 (4.74%) Retail Banking
7 373 (3.96%) Telecoms
8 264 (2.80%) Games
9 240 (2.55%) Advertising
10 224 (2.38%) Manufacturing
11 207 (2.20%) Electronics
12 120 (1.27%) Front Office
13 82 (0.87%) Legal
14 69 (0.73%) Back Office
15 68 (0.72%) Publishing
16 66 (0.70%) Law
17 48 (0.51%) Financial Institution
18 35 (0.37%) Music Industry
19 28 (0.30%) Billing
19 28 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4880 (51.76%) Developer
2 1459 (15.47%) Java Developer
3 1364 (14.47%) .NET Developer
4 1070 (11.35%) C# Developer
5 1051 (11.15%) DevOps Engineer
6 1021 (10.83%) Senior Developer
7 768 (8.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 620 (6.58%) Software Engineer
9 549 (5.82%) Software Developer
10 390 (4.14%) Agile Developer
11 370 (3.92%) ASP.NET Developer
11 370 (3.92%) Senior Java Developer
12 369 (3.91%) Java Engineer
13 364 (3.86%) Architect
14 356 (3.78%) JavaScript Developer
15 340 (3.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 309 (3.28%) Lead Developer
17 297 (3.15%) Full Stack Developer
18 263 (2.79%) Analyst
19 250 (2.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2977 (31.57%) .NET
2 1958 (20.77%) HTML
3 1597 (16.94%) CSS
4 1573 (16.68%) AngularJS
5 1456 (15.44%) Web Services
6 1382 (14.66%) ASP.NET
7 1279 (13.56%) RESTful
8 1093 (11.59%) REST
9 1073 (11.38%) Spring
10 912 (9.67%) HTML5
11 908 (9.63%) Node.js
12 764 (8.10%) ASP.NET MVC
13 749 (7.94%) jQuery
14 705 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
15 683 (7.24%) React
16 614 (6.51%) XML
17 600 (6.36%) .NET Framework
18 587 (6.23%) WPF
19 569 (6.03%) SOAP
20 517 (5.48%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 850 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 648 (6.87%) Greenfield Project
3 573 (6.08%) User Experience
4 404 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
5 383 (4.06%) Mobile App
6 362 (3.84%) Fintech
7 298 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 270 (2.86%) Algorithms
9 259 (2.75%) Data Structures
10 171 (1.81%) Management Information System
11 154 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 153 (1.62%) Data Centre
13 145 (1.54%) Client/Server
13 145 (1.54%) Online Banking
14 141 (1.50%) Clustering
15 129 (1.37%) Fixed Income
16 124 (1.32%) Derivative
17 118 (1.25%) Linux Command Line
18 108 (1.15%) Public Cloud
19 93 (0.99%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2248 (23.84%) Linux
2 1241 (13.16%) Windows
3 727 (7.71%) Unix
4 379 (4.02%) Android
5 347 (3.68%) Apple iOS
6 221 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 205 (2.17%) Windows Server
8 162 (1.72%) CentOS
9 137 (1.45%) Ubuntu
10 103 (1.09%) Solaris
11 34 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (0.35%) CoreOS
12 33 (0.35%) Debian
13 30 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (0.22%) Mac OS X
15 20 (0.21%) Fedora
16 16 (0.17%) Windows Phone
17 13 (0.14%) Mac OS
18 10 (0.11%) Oracle Linux
18 10 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6715 (71.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3913 (41.50%) TDD
3 3334 (35.36%) Scrum
4 2848 (30.20%) DevOps
5 2438 (25.86%) Test Automation
6 1894 (20.09%) BDD
7 1837 (19.48%) Software Engineering
8 1597 (16.94%) MVC
9 1528 (16.21%) OO
10 1191 (12.63%) Microservices
11 1178 (12.49%) Kanban
12 1146 (12.15%) Continuous Delivery
13 1057 (11.21%) Configuration Management
14 1043 (11.06%) Open Source
15 975 (10.34%) SDLC
16 885 (9.39%) Unit Testing
17 842 (8.93%) Mentoring
18 758 (8.04%) E-Commerce
19 702 (7.45%) Web Development
20 636 (6.75%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3860 (40.94%) Java
2 2984 (31.65%) C#
3 2882 (30.57%) JavaScript
4 2454 (26.03%) SQL
5 1823 (19.33%) Python
6 921 (9.77%) Ruby
7 704 (7.47%) C++
8 654 (6.94%) PowerShell
9 635 (6.73%) PHP
10 611 (6.48%) Bash Shell
11 426 (4.52%) T-SQL
12 416 (4.41%) Scala
13 335 (3.55%) Perl
14 327 (3.47%) C
15 245 (2.60%) Shell Script
16 215 (2.28%) Groovy
17 205 (2.17%) Go
18 181 (1.92%) PL/SQL
19 171 (1.81%) VB.NET
20 126 (1.34%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1187 (12.59%) Degree
2 510 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 306 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 178 (1.89%) SC Cleared
5 125 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 88 (0.93%) ISEB
7 87 (0.92%) Master's Degree
8 58 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 47 (0.50%) DV Cleared
10 45 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 43 (0.46%) PhD
12 30 (0.32%) PMI Certification
13 24 (0.25%) MCSD
14 22 (0.23%) AWS Certification
15 18 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (0.19%) PMP
16 17 (0.18%) MCTS
17 15 (0.16%) MCAD
18 13 (0.14%) CCNA
18 13 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 978 (10.37%) QA
2 77 (0.82%) GCP
3 56 (0.59%) SLA
4 18 (0.19%) PCI DSS
5 15 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 15 (0.16%) MiFID
6 14 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.13%) WCAG
8 9 (0.095%) ISO 14001
9 8 (0.085%) Basel III
9 8 (0.085%) EMIR
9 8 (0.085%) IEC 61508
9 8 (0.085%) IEC 62304
10 7 (0.074%) Data Quality
11 5 (0.053%) COBIT
11 5 (0.053%) PMO
11 5 (0.053%) Web Application Security Consortium
12 4 (0.042%) PSD2
12 4 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.032%) GDPR
System Software
1 1324 (14.04%) Docker
2 201 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 157 (1.67%) Active Directory
4 97 (1.03%) vSphere
5 78 (0.83%) Xen
6 71 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
7 52 (0.55%) XenServer
8 50 (0.53%) HDFS
9 39 (0.41%) Hyper-V
10 31 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
11 27 (0.29%) VirtualBox
12 24 (0.25%) Apache Flume
12 24 (0.25%) KVM
13 22 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 20 (0.21%) Varnish
15 16 (0.17%) Firmware
16 15 (0.16%) vCloud
17 14 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
18 13 (0.14%) iptables
19 11 (0.12%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 1286 (13.64%) Puppet
2 1070 (11.35%) Ansible
3 1048 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 477 (5.06%) Kubernetes
5 377 (4.00%) Terraform
6 167 (1.77%) Nagios
7 110 (1.17%) Packer
8 90 (0.95%) Salt
9 86 (0.91%) Cobbler
10 74 (0.78%) Tivoli
11 68 (0.72%) ZABBIX
12 57 (0.60%) Icinga
13 52 (0.55%) Kibana
14 51 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
15 47 (0.50%) Mesos
16 41 (0.43%) logstash
17 39 (0.41%) Graphite
18 32 (0.34%) HAProxy
19 30 (0.32%) Grafana
19 30 (0.32%) Marathon
Vendors
1 1179 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 794 (8.42%) Oracle
3 417 (4.42%) Google
4 299 (3.17%) Red Hat
5 278 (2.95%) VMware
6 220 (2.33%) SAP
7 171 (1.81%) Splunk
8 168 (1.78%) Atlassian
9 167 (1.77%) Facebook
10 165 (1.75%) IBM
11 128 (1.36%) Xamarin
12 93 (0.99%) Twitter
13 91 (0.97%) ION Trading
14 90 (0.95%) HP
15 89 (0.94%) SaltStack
16 81 (0.86%) Sybase
17 79 (0.84%) AppDynamics
17 79 (0.84%) New Relic
17 79 (0.84%) Perforce
17 79 (0.84%) RedGate