Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GoCD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GoCD over the 6 months to 19 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 918 960 1073
Rank change year-on-year +42 +113 +127
Permanent jobs citing GoCD 152 204 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.12% 0.079%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.59% 0.62% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 56 76 80
UK median annual salary £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -12.50% +9.09%
10th Percentile £49,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £86,250 £71,875 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £40,000 £56,750
% change year-on-year +62.50% -29.52% +13.50%

GoCD is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 25,692 33,084 35,823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.86% 20.08% 20.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20,304 26,750 29,060
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

GoCD
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GoCD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GoCD in the UK

GoCD
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GoCD.

Salary trend for GoCD in the UK

GoCD
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GoCD over the 6 months to 19 October 2019.

Salary histogram for GoCD in the UK

GoCD
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GoCD within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2019. 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 +58 126 £67,500 +28.57% 20
London +92 98 £68,750 +14.58% 9
UK excluding London +23 42 £65,000 +62.50% 14
Scotland +2 25 £42,500 - 3
South East - 8 £70,000 -
East of England +71 5 - -
North West +29 3 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North of England +14 3 £45,000 +21.62% 5
Midlands +26 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, IT jobs citing GoCD 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 GoCD.

1 126 (82.89%) Jenkins
2 119 (78.29%) Docker
3 118 (77.63%) AWS
4 111 (73.03%) DevOps
5 104 (68.42%) Ansible
6 101 (66.45%) JIRA
7 97 (63.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 93 (61.18%) Puppet
9 90 (59.21%) Azure
10 87 (57.24%) Continuous Integration
11 85 (55.92%) Python
12 84 (55.26%) Linux
13 83 (54.61%) Terraform
14 81 (53.29%) GCP
15 77 (50.66%) Git (software)
16 69 (45.39%) Continuous Delivery
17 67 (44.08%) Opscode Chef
18 65 (42.76%) Subversion
19 62 (40.79%) Windows
19 62 (40.79%) Team Foundation Server
20 61 (40.13%) Octopus Deploy
21 60 (39.47%) Unix
22 56 (36.84%) Microservices
23 55 (36.18%) Bash Shell
23 55 (36.18%) Selenium
23 55 (36.18%) Kubernetes
24 51 (33.55%) Infrastructure as Code
25 46 (30.26%) PowerShell
26 44 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
26 44 (28.95%) Nagios

GoCD
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 25 (16.45%) Confluence
2 16 (10.53%) nginx
3 4 (2.63%) Apache
4 3 (1.97%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.32%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.32%) Jupyter
5 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 118 (77.63%) AWS
2 90 (59.21%) Azure
3 81 (53.29%) GCP
4 31 (20.39%) AWS CloudFormation
5 26 (17.11%) OpenShift
6 23 (15.13%) Slack
7 20 (13.16%) CloudBees
8 11 (7.24%) GitHub
9 5 (3.29%) Amazon ECS
10 2 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (1.32%) npm
10 2 (1.32%) PaaS
10 2 (1.32%) SaaS
10 2 (1.32%) Yarn
11 1 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.66%) Apigee
11 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.66%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.66%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.66%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.97%) Firewall
2 1 (0.66%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.66%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (0.66%) SAN
2 1 (0.66%) VLAN
2 1 (0.66%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (7.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 11 (7.24%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.61%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.29%) MySQL
5 4 (2.63%) Big Data
6 3 (1.97%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.32%) BigQuery
7 2 (1.32%) Hazelcast
7 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.66%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.66%) HBase
8 1 (0.66%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 126 (82.89%) Jenkins
2 101 (66.45%) JIRA
3 97 (63.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 77 (50.66%) Git (software)
5 65 (42.76%) Subversion
6 62 (40.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 61 (40.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 55 (36.18%) Selenium
9 40 (26.32%) IBM UrbanCode
10 37 (24.34%) JMeter
11 34 (22.37%) TeamCity
12 29 (19.08%) Vagrant
13 28 (18.42%) Travis CI
14 26 (17.11%) Bitbucket
15 20 (13.16%) ClearCase
15 20 (13.16%) HP UFT
16 15 (9.87%) GitLab
17 11 (7.24%) Cucumber
18 8 (5.26%) Appium
18 8 (5.26%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (7.24%) Retail
2 9 (5.92%) Games
3 8 (5.26%) Banking
4 5 (3.29%) Finance
5 3 (1.97%) Public Sector
6 2 (1.32%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.66%) Electronics
7 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.66%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 61 (40.13%) Consultant
2 41 (26.97%) DevOps Consultant
3 37 (24.34%) Developer
4 25 (16.45%) Senior DevOps
5 20 (13.16%) Automation Consultant
5 20 (13.16%) IT Consultant
5 20 (13.16%) Senior Consultant
5 20 (13.16%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 16 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
6 16 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 12 (7.89%) Developer in Test
8 11 (7.24%) Django Developer
8 11 (7.24%) Python Developer
8 11 (7.24%) Python Developer - Fintech
8 11 (7.24%) Python/Django Developer
9 9 (5.92%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Automation Tester
10 8 (5.26%) Test Automation Developer
10 8 (5.26%) Tester
11 7 (4.61%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.29%) Elastic Stack
2 23 (15.13%) JSON
3 15 (9.87%) REST
4 11 (7.24%) Django
5 9 (5.92%) Spring
6 8 (5.26%) SOAP
6 8 (5.26%) Spring Boot
7 7 (4.61%) Swagger
8 5 (3.29%) CSS
8 5 (3.29%) HTML
8 5 (3.29%) Kafka
8 5 (3.29%) LLVM
8 5 (3.29%) Node.js
8 5 (3.29%) OpenGL
8 5 (3.29%) OpenGL ES
8 5 (3.29%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (3.29%) React
8 5 (3.29%) Vulkan
9 3 (1.97%) Web Services
10 2 (1.32%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.45%) Public Cloud
2 23 (15.13%) Hybrid Cloud
2 23 (15.13%) PKI
3 11 (7.24%) Mobile Payment
4 10 (6.58%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.95%) Data Structures
6 6 (3.95%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.95%) Virtual Team
7 5 (3.29%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.63%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
9 3 (1.97%) iPad
10 2 (1.32%) Derivative
10 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (1.32%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.66%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (55.26%) Linux
2 62 (40.79%) Windows
3 60 (39.47%) Unix
4 20 (13.16%) CoreOS
5 5 (3.29%) Android
5 5 (3.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (73.03%) DevOps
2 87 (57.24%) Continuous Integration
3 69 (45.39%) Continuous Delivery
4 56 (36.84%) Microservices
5 51 (33.55%) Infrastructure as Code
6 44 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (26.32%) Customer Engagement
7 40 (26.32%) Process Improvement
8 37 (24.34%) Test Automation
9 29 (19.08%) Scrum
10 27 (17.76%) SDLC
11 26 (17.11%) Load Balancing
12 24 (15.79%) Open Source
13 23 (15.13%) Infrastructure Management
13 23 (15.13%) ITIL
13 23 (15.13%) Presales
14 22 (14.47%) Infrastructure Automation
14 22 (14.47%) TDD
15 19 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
16 14 (9.21%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 85 (55.92%) Python
2 55 (36.18%) Bash Shell
3 46 (30.26%) PowerShell
4 42 (27.63%) JavaScript
5 32 (21.05%) Java
6 27 (17.76%) Ruby
7 15 (9.87%) SQL
8 9 (5.92%) Java 8
9 7 (4.61%) C
9 7 (4.61%) Perl
10 6 (3.95%) C++
11 4 (2.63%) PHP
12 3 (1.97%) Java 9
12 3 (1.97%) Kotlin
13 2 (1.32%) C#
13 2 (1.32%) Go
13 2 (1.32%) Scala
14 1 (0.66%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.66%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.92%) Degree
3 1 (0.66%) CCA
3 1 (0.66%) CCNA
3 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.66%) RHCE
3 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.58%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) Data Quality
System Software
1 119 (78.29%) Docker
2 3 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.66%) Firmware
4 1 (0.66%) KVM
4 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 104 (68.42%) Ansible
2 93 (61.18%) Puppet
3 83 (54.61%) Terraform
4 67 (44.08%) Opscode Chef
5 55 (36.18%) Kubernetes
6 44 (28.95%) Nagios
7 40 (26.32%) Consul
7 40 (26.32%) Rundeck
8 27 (17.76%) Packer
9 23 (15.13%) Graphite
9 23 (15.13%) HP SiteScope
9 23 (15.13%) ZABBIX
10 20 (13.16%) Automic
11 4 (2.63%) Icinga
12 3 (1.97%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.97%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.97%) Prometheus
13 2 (1.32%) Grafana
14 1 (0.66%) Mesos
14 1 (0.66%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 41 (26.97%) Splunk
2 40 (26.32%) Delphix
2 40 (26.32%) RedGate
2 40 (26.32%) ServiceNow
3 31 (20.39%) Google
4 25 (16.45%) Microsoft
5 24 (15.79%) Perforce
5 24 (15.79%) SaltStack
6 21 (13.82%) AppDynamics
7 20 (13.16%) XebiaLabs
8 6 (3.95%) VMware
9 4 (2.63%) Apiary
10 2 (1.32%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.32%) Databricks
10 2 (1.32%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.32%) Zend
11 1 (0.66%) Apple
11 1 (0.66%) CA
11 1 (0.66%) CA Agile Central
11 1 (0.66%) Palo Alto