Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
England > West Midlands
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 147 148 248
Rank change year-on-year +1 +100 -65
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 56 140 63
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.28% 1.82% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.97% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 98 55
Median annual salary £60,690 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.35% - +46.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,925 £36,250
90th Percentile £73,125 £74,125 £79,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +6.19%

Continuous Delivery 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,957 7,090 8,567
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.30% 92.10% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,251 5,428 6,539
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in the West Midlands

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in the West Midlands

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in the West Midlands

Continuous Delivery
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
Birmingham +61 24 £62,500 +4.17% 2
Staffordshire +8 12 £55,000 +10.00%
Solihull -4 8 £66,250 +1.92%
Coventry +4 7 £60,690 +10.35% 2
Worcestershire +31 3 £40,000 +6.67%
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 35 (62.50%) DevOps
2 32 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (53.57%) Azure
4 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (41.07%) Mentoring
6 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
7 20 (35.71%) C#
8 18 (32.14%) SQL
9 17 (30.36%) .NET
10 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 16 (28.57%) Microservices
11 13 (23.21%) TDD
12 12 (21.43%) TOGAF
12 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 12 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
12 12 (21.43%) Ansible
13 11 (19.64%) Terraform
13 11 (19.64%) HTML
13 11 (19.64%) CSS
13 11 (19.64%) Release Management
14 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
14 10 (17.86%) UML
14 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
14 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure as Code
15 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
15 9 (16.07%) Confluence
15 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
15 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
15 9 (16.07%) JIRA
16 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture

Continuous Delivery
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (16.07%) Confluence
2 4 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 30 (53.57%) Azure
2 8 (14.29%) GitHub
3 7 (12.50%) AWS
4 6 (10.71%) Power Platform
4 6 (10.71%) SaaS
5 4 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (7.14%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 4 (7.14%) Amazon S3
5 4 (7.14%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (7.14%) AWS CodeBuild
5 4 (7.14%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 4 (7.14%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (7.14%) CloudFront
5 4 (7.14%) npm
5 4 (7.14%) Serverless
6 3 (5.36%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (5.36%) PaaS
7 2 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.07%) NoSQL
2 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) Power BI
5 5 (8.93%) MongoDB
5 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (7.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (5.36%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (3.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.57%) Big Data
8 2 (3.57%) Data Lake
8 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (3.57%) Redis
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (16.07%) JIRA
3 8 (14.29%) Artifactory
3 8 (14.29%) Liquibase
3 8 (14.29%) SonarQube
4 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
4 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.14%) gulp
5 4 (7.14%) jspm
5 4 (7.14%) Moq
5 4 (7.14%) MSTest
5 4 (7.14%) NUnit
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (3.57%) Cypress.io
6 2 (3.57%) Selenium
6 2 (3.57%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Architect
2 9 (16.07%) Developer
2 9 (16.07%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (10.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Lead DevOps
5 4 (7.14%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Technical Leader
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (5.36%) Applications Support
6 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence Lead
6 3 (5.36%) DevOps Architect
6 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Data Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (30.36%) .NET
2 11 (19.64%) CSS
2 11 (19.64%) HTML
3 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
4 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
4 9 (16.07%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (8.93%) jQuery
6 5 (8.93%) Velocity
7 4 (7.14%) Ajax
7 4 (7.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 4 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 4 (7.14%) JSON
7 4 (7.14%) REST
7 4 (7.14%) RESTful
7 4 (7.14%) Sass
7 4 (7.14%) STL
7 4 (7.14%) WCF
7 4 (7.14%) Web Services
7 4 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.43%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.36%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (3.57%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
6 1 (1.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (62.50%) DevOps
2 32 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (41.07%) Mentoring
5 21 (37.50%) Test Automation
6 16 (28.57%) Microservices
7 13 (23.21%) TDD
8 12 (21.43%) TOGAF
9 11 (19.64%) Release Management
10 10 (17.86%) Infrastructure as Code
10 10 (17.86%) UML
11 8 (14.29%) BPMN
11 8 (14.29%) Coaching
11 8 (14.29%) SOA
11 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 8 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
12 7 (12.50%) MVC
12 7 (12.50%) Technology Roadmap
13 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (35.71%) C#
2 18 (32.14%) SQL
3 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 7 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (10.71%) TypeScript
7 5 (8.93%) Python
8 4 (7.14%) C++
8 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 3 (5.36%) ES6
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
3 4 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (5.36%) AWS Certification
4 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 3 (5.36%) MCSE
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (1.79%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) SLA
3 2 (3.57%) ISO 9000
3 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Ansible
2 11 (19.64%) Terraform
3 8 (14.29%) Packer
4 7 (12.50%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.79%) Mesos
5 1 (1.79%) rkt
5 1 (1.79%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) Alteryx
2 3 (5.36%) Cognos
2 3 (5.36%) Tableau
3 2 (3.57%) Databricks
3 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.79%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Remedy
4 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.79%) UiPath