Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
UK
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 955 1073 1122
Rank change year-on-year +118 +49 +162
Permanent jobs citing GoCD 178 131 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.073% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.56% 0.36% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 64 74 100
UK median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.00% +16.28% -10.42%
10th Percentile £33,625 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £57,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -27.63% +14.00% -16.67%

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 31,689 36,238 34,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.84% 20.17% 18.73%
Number of salaries quoted 25,474 29,559 29,790
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for GoCD in the UK

GoCD
Top 11 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 13 December 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 +63 129 £53,750 -15.69% 16
London +88 94 £60,000 -7.69% 7
UK excluding London +65 74 £41,250 -27.63% 13
Scotland +27 38 £42,500 +9.68% 4
North of England +38 15 £38,750 -42.59% 4
North West +24 11 £38,750 -43.64% 3
Midlands +27 10 £55,000 -21.43%
West Midlands +9 10 £55,000 -21.43%
South West +20 9 - - 3
Yorkshire +28 4 £43,500 -8.42% 1
Northern Ireland - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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.

1 139 (78.09%) Amazon AWS
2 133 (74.72%) Jenkins
3 132 (74.16%) DevOps
4 122 (68.54%) Ansible
5 119 (66.85%) Git (software)
6 118 (66.29%) Docker
7 117 (65.73%) Linux
8 112 (62.92%) Continuous Integration
9 106 (59.55%) Terraform
10 103 (57.87%) Google Cloud Platform
11 101 (56.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 101 (56.74%) JIRA
12 97 (54.49%) Subversion
13 96 (53.93%) Puppet
13 96 (53.93%) Continuous Delivery
14 94 (52.81%) Opscode Chef
15 93 (52.25%) Windows
16 88 (49.44%) Microsoft Azure
17 82 (46.07%) Unix
18 79 (44.38%) Team Foundation Server
19 78 (43.82%) Octopus Deploy
19 78 (43.82%) Microservices
20 73 (41.01%) Python
21 70 (39.33%) Elastic Stack
22 67 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
23 57 (32.02%) Consul
24 56 (31.46%) Kubernetes
25 53 (29.78%) Splunk
25 53 (29.78%) Process Improvement
26 52 (29.21%) RedGate

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 27 (15.17%) Apache Spark
2 19 (10.67%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (6.74%) Apache
3 12 (6.74%) Confluence
4 10 (5.62%) nginx
4 10 (5.62%) Tomcat
5 4 (2.25%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.69%) GlassFish
6 3 (1.69%) Jetty
7 2 (1.12%) CloudStack
7 2 (1.12%) CMS
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 139 (78.09%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (57.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 88 (49.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (15.73%) GitHub
5 26 (14.61%) CloudBees
6 23 (12.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 21 (11.80%) Slack
8 8 (4.49%) SaaS
9 3 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (1.69%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (1.12%) Serverless
11 1 (0.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.56%) Datadog
11 1 (0.56%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.56%) IaaS
11 1 (0.56%) Loggly
11 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.55%) HTTP
2 12 (6.74%) DNS
3 10 (5.62%) Firewall
3 10 (5.62%) SSL
4 3 (1.69%) VPN
5 2 (1.12%) DHCP
6 1 (0.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (17.42%) MongoDB
2 23 (12.92%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (9.55%) Redis
4 13 (7.30%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (5.06%) MySQL
6 5 (2.81%) InfluxDB
7 4 (2.25%) Big Data
7 4 (2.25%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.69%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 133 (74.72%) Jenkins
2 119 (66.85%) Git (software)
3 101 (56.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 101 (56.74%) JIRA
4 97 (54.49%) Subversion
5 79 (44.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 78 (43.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 52 (29.21%) IBM UrbanCode
8 46 (25.84%) Vagrant
9 44 (24.72%) Travis CI
10 43 (24.16%) Selenium
11 40 (22.47%) TeamCity
12 26 (14.61%) ClearCase
12 26 (14.61%) HP UFT
13 22 (12.36%) CircleCI
14 21 (11.80%) Artifactory
15 17 (9.55%) Cucumber
16 14 (7.87%) Sonatype Nexus
17 13 (7.30%) Bitbucket
17 13 (7.30%) JMeter
General
1 19 (10.67%) Games
1 19 (10.67%) Retail
2 6 (3.37%) Finance
3 5 (2.81%) Banking
4 4 (2.25%) Marketing
5 2 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Electronics
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (44.38%) Consultant
2 53 (29.78%) DevOps Consultant
3 37 (20.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 27 (15.17%) Senior DevOps
5 26 (14.61%) Automation Consultant
5 26 (14.61%) IT Consultant
5 26 (14.61%) Senior Consultant
5 26 (14.61%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 15 (8.43%) Developer
7 11 (6.18%) Automation Tester
7 11 (6.18%) Tester
8 10 (5.62%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.06%) Developer in Test
10 8 (4.49%) Applications Engineer
11 7 (3.93%) Test Automation Developer
12 6 (3.37%) Python Engineer
12 6 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (2.81%) Engineering Manager
13 5 (2.81%) Java Developer
13 5 (2.81%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (39.33%) Elastic Stack
2 31 (17.42%) Kafka
3 21 (11.80%) REST
4 19 (10.67%) Web Services
5 18 (10.11%) Node.js
6 17 (9.55%) Akka
6 17 (9.55%) Play Framework
7 12 (6.74%) SOAP
8 8 (4.49%) XML
9 7 (3.93%) HTML
10 6 (3.37%) Gherkin
10 6 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
10 6 (3.37%) Swagger
11 5 (2.81%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.81%) Apache Avro
11 5 (2.81%) Hibernate
11 5 (2.81%) Scalaz
12 4 (2.25%) Lambda Expressions
12 4 (2.25%) Spring
13 3 (1.69%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.55%) Blog
2 5 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.12%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.56%) BBC
6 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.56%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.56%) New Media
6 1 (0.56%) Online Games
6 1 (0.56%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.56%) User Experience
6 1 (0.56%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 117 (65.73%) Linux
2 93 (52.25%) Windows
3 82 (46.07%) Unix
4 26 (14.61%) CoreOS
5 12 (6.74%) Windows Server
6 11 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (2.25%) CentOS
8 1 (0.56%) Solaris
8 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (74.16%) DevOps
2 112 (62.92%) Continuous Integration
3 96 (53.93%) Continuous Delivery
4 78 (43.82%) Microservices
5 67 (37.64%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (29.78%) Process Improvement
7 52 (29.21%) Customer Engagement
8 46 (25.84%) Open Source
9 37 (20.79%) SDLC
10 36 (20.22%) Scrum
11 33 (18.54%) Software Engineering
12 31 (17.42%) Test Automation
13 21 (11.80%) Functional Programming
14 19 (10.67%) Kanban
15 17 (9.55%) Community of Practice
16 16 (8.99%) TDD
17 14 (7.87%) Data Science
18 13 (7.30%) Root Cause Analysis
19 12 (6.74%) BDD
20 9 (5.06%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.01%) Python
2 44 (24.72%) Bash Shell
3 37 (20.79%) PowerShell
4 33 (18.54%) Java
5 30 (16.85%) Scala
6 27 (15.17%) SQL
7 14 (7.87%) JavaScript
8 12 (6.74%) Clojure
8 12 (6.74%) Ruby
9 10 (5.62%) Perl
10 6 (3.37%) Java 8
11 5 (2.81%) Lisp
12 4 (2.25%) C#
12 4 (2.25%) Go
12 4 (2.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (2.25%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.56%) OCA
3 1 (0.56%) OCAJ
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.11%) QA
System Software
1 118 (66.29%) Docker
2 2 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.12%) XenServer
3 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.56%) etcd
3 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 122 (68.54%) Ansible
2 106 (59.55%) Terraform
3 96 (53.93%) Puppet
4 94 (52.81%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (32.02%) Consul
6 56 (31.46%) Kubernetes
7 52 (29.21%) Rundeck
8 33 (18.54%) Graphite
9 26 (14.61%) Automic
9 26 (14.61%) Nagios
10 13 (7.30%) Packer
11 12 (6.74%) Prometheus
12 7 (3.93%) Grafana
13 6 (3.37%) HAProxy
13 6 (3.37%) Icinga
14 3 (1.69%) Docker Swarm
14 3 (1.69%) Mesos
15 2 (1.12%) Kibana
15 2 (1.12%) Riemann
15 2 (1.12%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (29.78%) Splunk
2 52 (29.21%) Delphix
2 52 (29.21%) RedGate
2 52 (29.21%) ServiceNow
3 29 (16.29%) Google
4 26 (14.61%) AppDynamics
4 26 (14.61%) XebiaLabs
5 12 (6.74%) Atlassian
6 11 (6.18%) VMware
7 9 (5.06%) PagerDuty
8 6 (3.37%) Apiary
9 5 (2.81%) Oracle
10 3 (1.69%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.69%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.12%) Juniper
11 2 (1.12%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.56%) BT
12 1 (0.56%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 1 (0.56%) McAfee