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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for CI/CD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited CI/CD over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

CI/CD
UK > Wales
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 52 25 22
Rank change year-on-year -27 -3 +51
Permanent jobs citing CI/CD 89 132 89
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 4.64% 9.03% 9.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 9.67% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 73 107 89
10th Percentile £39,490 £32,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £37,125 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% +6.38% -1.05%
75th Percentile £63,750 £58,125 £55,000
90th Percentile £76,500 £63,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -

CI/CD 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,849 1,365 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 96.45% 93.43% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1,138 973 754
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,600 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £34,250 £33,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £44,489 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.39% +4.68% +6.25%
75th Percentile £62,500 £53,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £61,250 £61,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

CI/CD
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing CI/CD as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for CI/CD in Wales

CI/CD
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing CI/CD in Wales.

Salary trend for CI/CD in Wales

CI/CD
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing CI/CD in Wales over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for CI/CD in Wales

CI/CD
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing CI/CD within the Wales region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
South Wales -8 72 £52,500 +10.53% 11
West Wales -24 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
North Wales - 3 £75,000 - 1
CI/CD
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing CI/CD 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for CI/CD.

1 60 (67.42%) Azure
2 51 (57.30%) DevOps
3 49 (55.06%) Agile
4 35 (39.33%) Jenkins
5 33 (37.08%) AWS
6 31 (34.83%) Docker
6 31 (34.83%) Scrum
7 30 (33.71%) Python
7 30 (33.71%) Azure DevOps
8 29 (32.58%) Kubernetes
9 28 (31.46%) Terraform
10 27 (30.34%) Test Automation
11 25 (28.09%) Social Skills
12 24 (26.97%) Java
13 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
14 21 (23.60%) .NET
14 21 (23.60%) Microservices
14 21 (23.60%) Infrastructure as Code
15 20 (22.47%) Mentoring
15 20 (22.47%) TypeScript
15 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
16 17 (19.10%) C#
17 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (16.85%) Ansible
19 14 (15.73%) Kanban
19 14 (15.73%) TDD
20 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
20 13 (14.61%) Continuous Improvement
20 13 (14.61%) Deployment Automation
20 13 (14.61%) Vue.js

CI/CD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 4 (4.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.12%) Camunda
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) ProductWriter
Cloud Services
1 60 (67.42%) Azure
2 33 (37.08%) AWS
3 30 (33.71%) Azure DevOps
4 12 (13.48%) GCP
5 9 (10.11%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (10.11%) GitHub
6 6 (6.74%) IaaS
6 6 (6.74%) Serverless
7 5 (5.62%) PaaS
8 4 (4.49%) Power Platform
8 4 (4.49%) Pulumi
9 2 (2.25%) Azure Monitor
9 2 (2.25%) Azure Pipelines
9 2 (2.25%) GitHub Actions
9 2 (2.25%) OpenShift
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 1 (1.12%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.25%) DHCP
1 2 (2.25%) DNS
1 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.12%) Broadband
2 1 (1.12%) DSL
2 1 (1.12%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) MySQL
2 5 (5.62%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.49%) Big Data
3 4 (4.49%) Power BI
4 3 (3.37%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon QuickSight
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.12%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.12%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.12%) Delta Lake
6 1 (1.12%) DynamoDB
6 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (39.33%) Jenkins
2 20 (22.47%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.48%) Selenium
4 10 (11.24%) Cucumber
4 10 (11.24%) JIRA
5 8 (8.99%) Postman
6 6 (6.74%) Cypress.io
6 6 (6.74%) JMeter
6 6 (6.74%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (6.74%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.62%) GitLab
8 3 (3.37%) Maven
8 3 (3.37%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.25%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.25%) Gradle
9 2 (2.25%) IntelliJ
9 2 (2.25%) JUnit
9 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (28.09%) Social Skills
2 11 (12.36%) Finance
3 7 (7.87%) Advertising
3 7 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.87%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Social Housing
5 3 (3.37%) Public Sector
6 2 (2.25%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.25%) Automotive
6 2 (2.25%) Banking
6 2 (2.25%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (2.25%) Law
6 2 (2.25%) Military
7 1 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (1.12%) Influencing Skills
7 1 (1.12%) Legal
7 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 15 (16.85%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (12.36%) Full Stack Developer
3 11 (12.36%) Test Engineer
4 9 (10.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (8.99%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (7.87%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.74%) AWS Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 6 (6.74%) Python Developer
7 6 (6.74%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.62%) Java Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (4.49%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Data Engineer
10 3 (3.37%) Senior DevOps
10 3 (3.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.60%) .NET
2 13 (14.61%) Vue.js
3 12 (13.48%) AngularJS
3 12 (13.48%) React
4 11 (12.36%) .NET Core
5 10 (11.24%) .NET Framework
5 10 (11.24%) Web Services
6 7 (7.87%) CSS
6 7 (7.87%) HTML
7 6 (6.74%) Node.js
7 6 (6.74%) RESTful
8 5 (5.62%) REST
9 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
10 3 (3.37%) ADO
10 3 (3.37%) Jest
10 3 (3.37%) Playwright
10 3 (3.37%) SOAP
10 3 (3.37%) Spring
11 2 (2.25%) Apollo GraphQL
11 2 (2.25%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.48%) Tandem
2 10 (11.24%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (7.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.62%) User Experience
5 4 (4.49%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.37%) Cloud Native
6 3 (3.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (2.25%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.25%) Derivative
7 2 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 1 (1.12%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.12%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.12%) Legacy Applications
8 1 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.74%) Linux
2 3 (3.37%) CentOS
2 3 (3.37%) Ubuntu
2 3 (3.37%) Windows
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Linux
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) Android
4 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.12%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.12%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (57.30%) DevOps
2 49 (55.06%) Agile
3 31 (34.83%) Scrum
4 27 (30.34%) Test Automation
5 22 (24.72%) Software Engineering
6 21 (23.60%) Infrastructure as Code
6 21 (23.60%) Microservices
7 20 (22.47%) Mentoring
8 16 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (15.73%) Kanban
9 14 (15.73%) TDD
10 13 (14.61%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (14.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (14.61%) Deployment Automation
11 12 (13.48%) Coaching
12 11 (12.36%) Full Stack Development
13 10 (11.24%) OO
14 9 (10.11%) BDD
14 9 (10.11%) Containerisation
14 9 (10.11%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.71%) Python
2 24 (26.97%) Java
3 20 (22.47%) TypeScript
4 17 (19.10%) C#
5 11 (12.36%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.36%) SQL
6 10 (11.24%) Bash
7 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.49%) Ruby
9 3 (3.37%) C++
9 3 (3.37%) Go
9 3 (3.37%) Groovy
10 2 (2.25%) Rust
10 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.12%) Perl
11 1 (1.12%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (7.87%) Degree
2 6 (6.74%) AWS Certification
2 6 (6.74%) Azure Certification
3 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.49%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
4 4 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.25%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (34.83%) Docker
2 1 (1.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (32.58%) Kubernetes
2 28 (31.46%) Terraform
3 15 (16.85%) Ansible
4 7 (7.87%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (7.87%) Puppet
5 6 (6.74%) Prometheus
6 2 (2.25%) Grafana
6 2 (2.25%) HP ALM
6 2 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.12%) Argo
7 1 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (1.12%) Graylog
7 1 (1.12%) HP Fortify
7 1 (1.12%) Istio
7 1 (1.12%) Nagios
7 1 (1.12%) Podman
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.49%) CA
3 2 (2.25%) Cadence
3 2 (2.25%) HP
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle
3 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.25%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.12%) Checkmarx
4 1 (1.12%) Databricks
4 1 (1.12%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.12%) Perforce
4 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.12%) Splunk
4 1 (1.12%) Veracode
4 1 (1.12%) VMware