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

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 928 1032 1256
Rank change year-on-year +104 +224 +39
Permanent jobs citing GoCD 269 163 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.094% 0.010%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.75% 0.47% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 99 129 14
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £40,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £80,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -26.09% +15.00% -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 35,836 34,760 36,148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.77% 20.15% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29,117 28,934 31,107
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for GoCD in the UK

GoCD
Top 12 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 21 June 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 +61 217 £57,500 +4.55% 17
UK excluding London +85 136 £42,500 -26.09% 10
London +2 124 £65,000 +36.84% 8
Scotland - 44 £37,500 - 1
Midlands +31 31 £45,000 -21.74% 3
West Midlands +26 31 £45,000 -21.74% 3
South West - 31 £35,000 - 2
North of England +4 13 £37,000 -32.73% 4
South East +11 11 £60,000 +5.26%
North West -13 8 £35,000 -39.13% 1
East of England - 6 £75,000 -
Yorkshire +18 5 £40,000 -5.88% 3

For the 6 months to 21 June 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.

1 221 (82.16%) Jenkins
2 207 (76.95%) DevOps
3 197 (73.23%) Amazon AWS
4 192 (71.38%) Linux
5 181 (67.29%) Ansible
6 174 (64.68%) Git (software)
7 164 (60.97%) Docker
8 161 (59.85%) Continuous Integration
9 136 (50.56%) Terraform
10 129 (47.96%) Python
11 126 (46.84%) Microsoft Azure
12 124 (46.10%) Opscode Chef
13 121 (44.98%) Continuous Delivery
14 120 (44.61%) Puppet
15 114 (42.38%) Windows
16 113 (42.01%) Subversion
17 107 (39.78%) JIRA
18 101 (37.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 96 (35.69%) Elastic Stack
20 93 (34.57%) Google Cloud Platform
20 93 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
21 90 (33.46%) Microservices
22 88 (32.71%) Unix
23 87 (32.34%) Kubernetes
24 83 (30.86%) Octopus Deploy
25 80 (29.74%) Team Foundation Server
26 76 (28.25%) Bash Shell
27 75 (27.88%) PowerShell
28 69 (25.65%) Open Source
29 68 (25.28%) TeamCity

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 41 (15.24%) nginx
2 33 (12.27%) Apache
3 24 (8.92%) Confluence
4 23 (8.55%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (6.32%) Tomcat
6 16 (5.95%) Apache Solr
7 15 (5.58%) Apache Spark
7 15 (5.58%) OpenStack
8 10 (3.72%) NServiceBus
9 3 (1.12%) IIS
10 1 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.37%) CMS
10 1 (0.37%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.37%) SAS
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.37%) Mingle
2 1 (0.37%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 197 (73.23%) Amazon AWS
2 126 (46.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 93 (34.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 30 (11.15%) SaaS
5 25 (9.29%) CloudBees
6 19 (7.06%) Serverless
7 17 (6.32%) Slack
8 16 (5.95%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (5.95%) GitHub
9 13 (4.83%) CloudFront
10 12 (4.46%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (4.09%) IaaS
12 10 (3.72%) Datadog
13 9 (3.35%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (3.35%) OpenShift
14 5 (1.86%) Amazon S3
14 5 (1.86%) PaaS
15 3 (1.12%) Amazon Kinesis
16 1 (0.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 1 (0.37%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.41%) DNS
2 22 (8.18%) HTTP
3 20 (7.43%) Firewall
4 16 (5.95%) SSL
5 9 (3.35%) SMTP
5 9 (3.35%) TCP/IP
5 9 (3.35%) VPN
6 3 (1.12%) DHCP
6 3 (1.12%) SNMP
7 2 (0.74%) DSL
8 1 (0.37%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (16.73%) MongoDB
2 41 (15.24%) Redis
3 40 (14.87%) MySQL
4 33 (12.27%) NoSQL
5 32 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (9.29%) Apache Cassandra
7 23 (8.55%) SQL Server
8 19 (7.06%) Big Data
9 13 (4.83%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (3.72%) Cosmos DB
10 10 (3.72%) Hadoop
10 10 (3.72%) Oracle Database
11 9 (3.35%) Data Lake
12 7 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (2.23%) Relational Database
14 5 (1.86%) Neo4j
15 4 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
17 2 (0.74%) Hazelcast
17 2 (0.74%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 221 (82.16%) Jenkins
2 174 (64.68%) Git (software)
3 113 (42.01%) Subversion
4 107 (39.78%) JIRA
5 101 (37.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 83 (30.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 80 (29.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 68 (25.28%) TeamCity
9 55 (20.45%) Vagrant
10 54 (20.07%) IBM UrbanCode
11 41 (15.24%) Travis CI
12 31 (11.52%) Selenium
13 29 (10.78%) Artifactory
14 25 (9.29%) ClearCase
14 25 (9.29%) HP UFT
15 22 (8.18%) Bitbucket
16 20 (7.43%) Sonatype Nexus
17 19 (7.06%) Maven
18 17 (6.32%) CircleCI
19 16 (5.95%) GitLab
General
1 23 (8.55%) Games
2 14 (5.20%) Retail
3 6 (2.23%) Finance
4 4 (1.49%) Electronics
4 4 (1.49%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.37%) Advertising
5 1 (0.37%) Back Office
5 1 (0.37%) Marketing
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (32.71%) Consultant
2 73 (27.14%) DevOps Engineer
3 55 (20.45%) DevOps Consultant
4 34 (12.64%) Developer
5 33 (12.27%) IT Consultant
5 33 (12.27%) Senior DevOps
6 25 (9.29%) Automation Consultant
6 25 (9.29%) Senior Consultant
6 25 (9.29%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 21 (7.81%) Linux Engineer
8 17 (6.32%) .NET Developer
8 17 (6.32%) C# Developer
9 14 (5.20%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (4.46%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 12 (4.46%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 10 (3.72%) Operations Engineer
11 10 (3.72%) Senior Developer
12 9 (3.35%) Cloud Engineer
13 8 (2.97%) AWS Engineer
13 8 (2.97%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (35.69%) Elastic Stack
2 42 (15.61%) Web Services
3 35 (13.01%) REST
4 31 (11.52%) Kafka
5 23 (8.55%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (8.18%) .NET
7 18 (6.69%) AngularJS
8 17 (6.32%) CSS
8 17 (6.32%) HTML
8 17 (6.32%) Middleware
8 17 (6.32%) Node.js
9 14 (5.20%) RESTful
10 13 (4.83%) HTML5
11 12 (4.46%) LDAP
11 12 (4.46%) Spring
12 11 (4.09%) Angular 2
13 10 (3.72%) .NET Core
13 10 (3.72%) ASP.NET
13 10 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (3.72%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.18%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (5.20%) Computer Science
2 14 (5.20%) Public Cloud
3 11 (4.09%) User Experience
4 10 (3.72%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.97%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.86%) Fintech
7 5 (1.86%) Online Games
8 4 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.12%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.12%) Mobile Wallet
10 2 (0.74%) BBC
10 2 (0.74%) Blog
10 2 (0.74%) New Media
11 1 (0.37%) Animation
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.37%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 192 (71.38%) Linux
2 114 (42.38%) Windows
3 88 (32.71%) Unix
4 25 (9.29%) CoreOS
4 25 (9.29%) Windows Server
5 17 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.97%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.49%) CentOS
8 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) Android
9 1 (0.37%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (76.95%) DevOps
2 161 (59.85%) Continuous Integration
3 121 (44.98%) Continuous Delivery
4 93 (34.57%) Agile Software Development
5 90 (33.46%) Microservices
6 69 (25.65%) Open Source
7 57 (21.19%) Test Automation
8 54 (20.07%) Customer Engagement
8 54 (20.07%) Process Improvement
9 42 (15.61%) SDLC
10 37 (13.75%) Configuration Management
11 35 (13.01%) TDD
12 26 (9.67%) Software Engineering
13 25 (9.29%) Scrum
14 17 (6.32%) Analytics
14 17 (6.32%) Data Science
14 17 (6.32%) Functional Programming
14 17 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
14 17 (6.32%) Unit Testing
15 15 (5.58%) Disruptive Innovation
Programming Languages
1 129 (47.96%) Python
2 76 (28.25%) Bash Shell
3 75 (27.88%) PowerShell
4 60 (22.30%) Java
5 46 (17.10%) Ruby
6 34 (12.64%) SQL
7 24 (8.92%) Scala
8 23 (8.55%) C#
9 22 (8.18%) Go
10 20 (7.43%) JavaScript
10 20 (7.43%) Perl
11 13 (4.83%) Jython
12 12 (4.46%) R
13 10 (3.72%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.60%) Java 8
15 5 (1.86%) PHP
16 2 (0.74%) Lisp
17 1 (0.37%) C++
17 1 (0.37%) Clojure
17 1 (0.37%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (5.20%) Degree
2 10 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.35%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.12%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.37%) OCA
5 1 (0.37%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (24.16%) GCP
2 9 (3.35%) QA
3 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 164 (60.97%) Docker
2 36 (13.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.95%) KVM
4 13 (4.83%) Xen
5 3 (1.12%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.12%) LXC
5 3 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 181 (67.29%) Ansible
2 136 (50.56%) Terraform
3 124 (46.10%) Opscode Chef
4 120 (44.61%) Puppet
5 87 (32.34%) Kubernetes
6 68 (25.28%) Consul
7 58 (21.56%) Rundeck
8 55 (20.45%) Nagios
9 46 (17.10%) Graphite
10 33 (12.27%) Kibana
11 25 (9.29%) Automic
12 16 (5.95%) logstash
13 13 (4.83%) Packer
14 11 (4.09%) HAProxy
14 11 (4.09%) Icinga
14 11 (4.09%) Prometheus
15 10 (3.72%) Salt
16 9 (3.35%) Grafana
17 3 (1.12%) Graylog
17 3 (1.12%) Mesos
Vendors
1 56 (20.82%) Splunk
2 54 (20.07%) Delphix
2 54 (20.07%) RedGate
2 54 (20.07%) ServiceNow
3 47 (17.47%) VMware
4 36 (13.38%) Google
5 25 (9.29%) AppDynamics
5 25 (9.29%) XebiaLabs
6 22 (8.18%) Oracle
7 19 (7.06%) Atlassian
8 9 (3.35%) New Relic
9 7 (2.60%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.12%) PagerDuty
11 2 (0.74%) BT
11 2 (0.74%) Facebook
11 2 (0.74%) McAfee
11 2 (0.74%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.74%) Rackspace
12 1 (0.37%) Apigee
12 1 (0.37%) NetApp