Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 939 1063 1197
Rank change year-on-year +124 +134 +112
Permanent jobs citing GoCD 219 137 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.13% 0.078% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.66% 0.38% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 82 84 36
UK median annual salary £52,500 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.89% +3.64% -8.33%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £44,375
90th Percentile £72,250 £73,375 £79,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,000 £57,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -28.07% +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 33,338 36,110 35,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.17% 20.55% 18.32%
Number of salaries quoted 26,980 29,327 30,792
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 £78,750 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +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 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for GoCD in the UK

GoCD
Top 13 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 23 September 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 +85 169 £52,500 -7.89% 22
London +62 106 £58,750 -2.08% 12
UK excluding London +85 104 £41,000 -28.07% 12
Scotland +29 41 £41,000 +5.81% 2
Midlands +34 22 £57,500 -11.54%
West Midlands +32 22 £57,500 -11.54%
North of England +34 18 £37,000 -22.11% 5
South West - 14 £22,500 - 3
North West +30 11 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Yorkshire +29 7 £37,000 -22.11% 3
East of England +28 5 - -
South East -4 3 £58,750 +3.07% 2
Northern Ireland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 164 (74.89%) DevOps
2 162 (73.97%) Jenkins
3 152 (69.41%) Linux
4 150 (68.49%) Amazon AWS
5 141 (64.38%) Ansible
6 140 (63.93%) Git (software)
7 137 (62.56%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (56.16%) Docker
9 110 (50.23%) Python
10 108 (49.32%) Subversion
11 107 (48.86%) JIRA
12 106 (48.40%) Windows
13 105 (47.95%) Terraform
14 104 (47.49%) Continuous Delivery
15 100 (45.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 96 (43.84%) Puppet
16 96 (43.84%) Opscode Chef
17 94 (42.92%) Microsoft Azure
18 89 (40.64%) Google Cloud Platform
19 82 (37.44%) Unix
20 80 (36.53%) Elastic Stack
21 79 (36.07%) Octopus Deploy
22 75 (34.25%) Team Foundation Server
23 74 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
24 67 (30.59%) Microservices
25 65 (29.68%) Bash Shell
26 58 (26.48%) PowerShell
27 57 (26.03%) Vagrant
28 56 (25.57%) TeamCity
29 55 (25.11%) Consul

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 (11.42%) nginx
2 21 (9.59%) Apache
3 20 (9.13%) Confluence
4 17 (7.76%) Tomcat
5 14 (6.39%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (5.94%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.28%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.83%) IIS
9 3 (1.37%) Mattermost
9 3 (1.37%) XWiki
10 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.91%) CloudStack
10 2 (0.91%) CMS
10 2 (0.91%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.46%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.46%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.46%) Mingle
2 1 (0.46%) Weka
Business Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 150 (68.49%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (42.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 89 (40.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (11.42%) CloudBees
5 20 (9.13%) Slack
6 14 (6.39%) GitHub
7 11 (5.02%) IaaS
7 11 (5.02%) SaaS
8 8 (3.65%) Serverless
9 7 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (2.74%) AWS Lambda
11 5 (2.28%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.83%) CloudFront
12 4 (1.83%) PaaS
13 1 (0.46%) Datadog
13 1 (0.46%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.46%) Loggly
13 1 (0.46%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (10.05%) DNS
2 17 (7.76%) SSL
3 15 (6.85%) Firewall
4 9 (4.11%) HTTP
5 5 (2.28%) DHCP
6 3 (1.37%) SNMP
7 2 (0.91%) DSL
7 2 (0.91%) VPN
8 1 (0.46%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.61%) MongoDB
2 21 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.85%) MySQL
4 13 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.48%) Redis
6 10 (4.57%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.11%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.74%) Big Data
9 5 (2.28%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.28%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.83%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.83%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.37%) InfluxDB
12 2 (0.91%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (0.91%) Hazelcast
13 1 (0.46%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.46%) Electronic Patient Records
13 1 (0.46%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 162 (73.97%) Jenkins
2 140 (63.93%) Git (software)
3 108 (49.32%) Subversion
4 107 (48.86%) JIRA
5 100 (45.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 79 (36.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 75 (34.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 57 (26.03%) Vagrant
9 56 (25.57%) TeamCity
10 50 (22.83%) IBM UrbanCode
11 47 (21.46%) Travis CI
12 41 (18.72%) Selenium
13 25 (11.42%) Artifactory
13 25 (11.42%) ClearCase
13 25 (11.42%) HP UFT
14 21 (9.59%) CircleCI
15 20 (9.13%) Bitbucket
15 20 (9.13%) Maven
16 18 (8.22%) GitLab
17 17 (7.76%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (13.24%) Games
2 6 (2.74%) Retail
3 5 (2.28%) Finance
3 5 (2.28%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.37%) Electronics
5 2 (0.91%) Law
5 2 (0.91%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 79 (36.07%) Consultant
2 53 (24.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 51 (23.29%) DevOps Consultant
4 28 (12.79%) IT Consultant
4 28 (12.79%) Senior DevOps
5 25 (11.42%) Automation Consultant
5 25 (11.42%) Developer
5 25 (11.42%) Senior Consultant
5 25 (11.42%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 12 (5.48%) Applications Engineer
7 8 (3.65%) Automation Tester
7 8 (3.65%) Developer in Test
7 8 (3.65%) Software Engineer
7 8 (3.65%) Tester
8 6 (2.74%) .NET Developer
8 6 (2.74%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (2.28%) Automation Engineer
9 5 (2.28%) C# Developer
9 5 (2.28%) Java Developer
10 4 (1.83%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (36.53%) Elastic Stack
2 33 (15.07%) REST
3 29 (13.24%) Kafka
4 25 (11.42%) Web Services
5 14 (6.39%) Node.js
5 14 (6.39%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (4.57%) RESTful
6 10 (4.57%) Spring
7 9 (4.11%) HTML
7 9 (4.11%) XML
8 8 (3.65%) AngularJS
8 8 (3.65%) SOAP
9 7 (3.20%) .NET
9 7 (3.20%) CSS
10 5 (2.28%) Gherkin
10 5 (2.28%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.28%) JPA
10 5 (2.28%) Swagger
11 4 (1.83%) JavaFX
11 4 (1.83%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.11%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.28%) Online Games
3 4 (1.83%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.37%) BBC
4 3 (1.37%) Blog
4 3 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.37%) New Media
4 3 (1.37%) User Experience
5 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (0.91%) Private Cloud
5 2 (0.91%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.46%) Animation
6 1 (0.46%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) Fintech
6 1 (0.46%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.46%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 152 (69.41%) Linux
2 106 (48.40%) Windows
3 82 (37.44%) Unix
4 25 (11.42%) CoreOS
5 20 (9.13%) Windows Server
6 18 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.74%) CentOS
8 4 (1.83%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (74.89%) DevOps
2 137 (62.56%) Continuous Integration
3 104 (47.49%) Continuous Delivery
4 74 (33.79%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (30.59%) Microservices
6 53 (24.20%) Test Automation
7 50 (22.83%) Customer Engagement
7 50 (22.83%) Process Improvement
8 37 (16.89%) Open Source
9 35 (15.98%) SDLC
10 33 (15.07%) Scrum
11 30 (13.70%) Software Engineering
12 25 (11.42%) TDD
13 22 (10.05%) Root Cause Analysis
14 20 (9.13%) Functional Programming
15 17 (7.76%) Disruptive Innovation
16 16 (7.31%) Data Science
17 14 (6.39%) Kanban
18 12 (5.48%) Load Balancing
19 10 (4.57%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 110 (50.23%) Python
2 65 (29.68%) Bash Shell
3 58 (26.48%) PowerShell
4 54 (24.66%) Java
5 37 (16.89%) SQL
6 36 (16.44%) Ruby
7 29 (13.24%) Scala
8 20 (9.13%) Perl
9 14 (6.39%) Go
10 13 (5.94%) JavaScript
11 12 (5.48%) C#
12 9 (4.11%) Java 8
13 6 (2.74%) PHP
14 4 (1.83%) Jython
15 3 (1.37%) Lisp
15 3 (1.37%) R
16 2 (0.91%) T-SQL
17 1 (0.46%) Apple Swift
17 1 (0.46%) Clojure
17 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (4.11%) Degree
2 5 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.37%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.37%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.46%) OCA
4 1 (0.46%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.39%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) Data Quality
System Software
1 123 (56.16%) Docker
2 6 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.83%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.83%) Xen
4 2 (0.91%) KVM
4 2 (0.91%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.91%) XenServer
5 1 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.46%) etcd
5 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 141 (64.38%) Ansible
2 105 (47.95%) Terraform
3 96 (43.84%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (43.84%) Puppet
4 55 (25.11%) Consul
5 53 (24.20%) Kubernetes
6 50 (22.83%) Rundeck
7 39 (17.81%) Graphite
8 31 (14.16%) Nagios
9 25 (11.42%) Automic
10 17 (7.76%) Packer
11 12 (5.48%) Prometheus
12 11 (5.02%) HAProxy
12 11 (5.02%) Icinga
13 10 (4.57%) Kibana
14 7 (3.20%) logstash
15 6 (2.74%) Grafana
16 4 (1.83%) Mesos
17 2 (0.91%) Graylog
17 2 (0.91%) Salt
Vendors
1 53 (24.20%) Splunk
2 50 (22.83%) Delphix
2 50 (22.83%) RedGate
2 50 (22.83%) ServiceNow
3 30 (13.70%) Google
4 25 (11.42%) AppDynamics
4 25 (11.42%) XebiaLabs
5 21 (9.59%) VMware
6 19 (8.68%) Atlassian
7 8 (3.65%) PagerDuty
8 6 (2.74%) Oracle
9 5 (2.28%) Apiary
10 3 (1.37%) BT
10 3 (1.37%) McAfee
10 3 (1.37%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.91%) Facebook
11 2 (0.91%) Juniper
11 2 (0.91%) Microsoft
11 2 (0.91%) Palo Alto
12 1 (0.46%) Apigee