Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 177 174
Rank change year-on-year +18 -3 +143
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 117 126 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.55% 1.43% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 1.57% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 88 88 183
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +40.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £37,125 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £78,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £64,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -

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 6,978 8,011 9,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 92.17% 91.07% 91.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,538 6,128 7,592
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Continuous Delivery as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

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 19 September 2019. 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
Coventry -10 32 £55,000 - 3
Solihull +9 28 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Birmingham +11 16 £45,000 -25.00% 8
Shropshire +15 15 - -
Staffordshire 0 8 £40,000 -15.79% 5
Warwickshire -7 7 £51,500 +3.00%
Walsall - 6 - -
Worcestershire - 4 £37,500 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £57,500 -
Continuous Delivery
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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.

1 101 (86.32%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (65.81%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (41.03%) Microsoft
4 46 (39.32%) DevOps
5 37 (31.62%) AWS
5 37 (31.62%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (29.91%) C#
6 35 (29.91%) .NET
6 35 (29.91%) SQL Server
6 35 (29.91%) ASP.NET
7 34 (29.06%) Docker
8 30 (25.64%) SQL
9 29 (24.79%) Azure
10 28 (23.93%) Python
11 27 (23.08%) MVC
11 27 (23.08%) Web Development
12 26 (22.22%) JIRA
12 26 (22.22%) Unit Testing
12 26 (22.22%) CSS
13 23 (19.66%) Jenkins
14 22 (18.80%) Open Source
15 21 (17.95%) HTML
15 21 (17.95%) TDD
15 21 (17.95%) Software Engineering
15 21 (17.95%) Microservices
16 20 (17.09%) Cloud Computing
16 20 (17.09%) Git (software)
17 19 (16.24%) Project Management
18 18 (15.38%) Java
18 18 (15.38%) JavaScript

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 (7.69%) Confluence
2 4 (3.42%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.56%) CMS
3 3 (2.56%) Sitefinity
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (31.62%) AWS
2 29 (24.79%) Azure
3 20 (17.09%) Cloud Computing
4 18 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
4 18 (15.38%) Serverless
5 15 (12.82%) Amazon SQS
6 14 (11.97%) AWS IoT
7 8 (6.84%) SaaS
8 7 (5.98%) Amazon S3
9 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (5.13%) CloudFront
9 6 (5.13%) GitHub
10 5 (4.27%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (3.42%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 4 (3.42%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 4 (3.42%) AWS CloudTrail
11 4 (3.42%) AWS CodePipeline
12 2 (1.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (1.71%) Azure Functions
12 2 (1.71%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.68%) HTTP
2 14 (11.97%) FTP
2 14 (11.97%) MQTT
2 14 (11.97%) SMTP
2 14 (11.97%) SSH
3 2 (1.71%) DNS
3 2 (1.71%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.71%) SSL
4 1 (0.85%) Firewall
4 1 (0.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) RTP
4 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.68%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.82%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (11.97%) Amazon Aurora
4 14 (11.97%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (7.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
7 5 (4.27%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.42%) Big Data
8 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.42%) MySQL
8 4 (3.42%) OLAP
8 4 (3.42%) OLTP
8 4 (3.42%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.71%) Cosmos DB
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (22.22%) JIRA
2 23 (19.66%) Jenkins
3 20 (17.09%) Git (software)
4 18 (15.38%) Selenium
5 12 (10.26%) Visual Studio
6 10 (8.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (5.98%) Maven
7 7 (5.98%) Subversion
8 6 (5.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (4.27%) Artifactory
9 5 (4.27%) SonarQube
9 5 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (4.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (1.71%) GitLab
12 1 (0.85%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.85%) CMake
12 1 (0.85%) JIRA Agile
12 1 (0.85%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (7.69%) Public Sector
2 8 (6.84%) Retail
3 6 (5.13%) Legal
3 6 (5.13%) Publishing
4 5 (4.27%) Finance
5 4 (3.42%) Marketing
6 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (31.62%) Developer
2 15 (12.82%) Architect
3 14 (11.97%) .NET Developer
3 14 (11.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 10 (8.55%) AWS Developer
5 10 (8.55%) Software Engineer
5 10 (8.55%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 9 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (6.84%) Designer
8 7 (5.98%) Lead DevOps
8 7 (5.98%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 7 (5.98%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Content Designer
9 6 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Principal Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.91%) .NET
1 35 (29.91%) ASP.NET
2 26 (22.22%) CSS
3 21 (17.95%) HTML
4 16 (13.68%) XML
5 15 (12.82%) AngularJS
5 15 (12.82%) Node.js
6 14 (11.97%) Ajax
6 14 (11.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (11.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 14 (11.97%) XMPP
7 12 (10.26%) Sass
8 11 (9.40%) HTML5
9 10 (8.55%) React
10 9 (7.69%) .NET Framework
10 9 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (6.84%) JSON
11 8 (6.84%) RESTful
11 8 (6.84%) Web Services
12 6 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.97%) Algorithms
1 14 (11.97%) Smart Home
2 9 (7.69%) User Experience
3 8 (6.84%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (5.13%) Cloud Native
5 5 (4.27%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.71%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.71%) NHS
6 2 (1.71%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) CCTV
7 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.85%) Raspberry Pi
7 1 (0.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (5.13%) Linux
3 5 (4.27%) Unix
4 2 (1.71%) CentOS
4 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (86.32%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (65.81%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (39.32%) DevOps
4 37 (31.62%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (23.08%) MVC
5 27 (23.08%) Web Development
6 26 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 22 (18.80%) Open Source
8 21 (17.95%) Microservices
8 21 (17.95%) Software Engineering
8 21 (17.95%) TDD
9 19 (16.24%) Project Management
10 18 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 17 (14.53%) IT Strategy
12 16 (13.68%) Computer Science
12 16 (13.68%) OO
12 16 (13.68%) Runbook
12 16 (13.68%) SDLC
13 14 (11.97%) Memory Management
13 14 (11.97%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 35 (29.91%) C#
2 30 (25.64%) SQL
3 28 (23.93%) Python
4 18 (15.38%) Java
4 18 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 17 (14.53%) PowerShell
6 14 (11.97%) C
7 6 (5.13%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.27%) ES6
8 5 (4.27%) Scala
9 4 (3.42%) PHP
10 3 (2.56%) C++
10 3 (2.56%) Java 8
10 3 (2.56%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.71%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.71%) Go
11 2 (1.71%) Ruby
11 2 (1.71%) VB
11 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (2.56%) ISEB
2 2 (1.71%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.71%) RHCE
2 2 (1.71%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.71%) QA
System Software
1 34 (29.06%) Docker
2 4 (3.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (13.68%) Kubernetes
1 16 (13.68%) SCOrch
2 15 (12.82%) Puppet
3 12 (10.26%) Ansible
4 11 (9.40%) Terraform
5 7 (5.98%) Packer
6 4 (3.42%) Kibana
6 4 (3.42%) logstash
6 4 (3.42%) Mesos
6 4 (3.42%) rkt
6 4 (3.42%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (1.71%) Consul
7 2 (1.71%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.71%) Grafana
7 2 (1.71%) Nagios
7 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.71%) Opsview
8 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 48 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.27%) Oracle
3 3 (2.56%) Spotify
3 3 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.71%) IBM
4 2 (1.71%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.71%) Remedy
5 1 (0.85%) VMware