Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Continuous Deployment skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Deployment over the 6 months to 17 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Deployment
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 244 219 307
Rank change year-on-year -25 +88 +40
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Deployment 32 90 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.41% 0.96% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 1.05% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 32 78 5
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,405 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.75% +5.34% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,865 £42,500
90th Percentile £64,750 £53,526 £51,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%

Continuous Deployment 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 7,121 8,555 8,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.90% 91.01% 91.83%
Number of salaries quoted 5,468 6,570 7,367
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £66,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Continuous Deployment
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Deployment in the West Midlands

Continuous Deployment
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Continuous Deployment in the West Midlands

Continuous Deployment
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Continuous Deployment in the West Midlands

Continuous Deployment
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 Deployment within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Warwickshire +7 11 £52,500 +5.00%
Birmingham +20 8 £57,500 +27.78%
Staffordshire +11 6 £40,000 +13.48%
Solihull -8 3 £80,000 +60.00% 1
Coventry +11 2 £45,000 -5.26%
Wednesbury - 1 £60,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Continuous Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT jobs citing Continuous Deployment 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 Deployment.

1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
3 22 (68.75%) SQL
4 19 (59.38%) Docker
5 18 (56.25%) C#
5 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
6 17 (53.13%) .NET
7 16 (50.00%) MVC
7 16 (50.00%) DevOps
8 15 (46.88%) Web Services
9 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
10 13 (40.63%) Scrum
11 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
11 12 (37.50%) Serverless
12 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (34.38%) Degree
12 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
13 10 (31.25%) OLAP
13 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
13 10 (31.25%) OOP
13 10 (31.25%) WCF
13 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
13 10 (31.25%) Driving Licence
13 10 (31.25%) .NET Core
13 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
13 10 (31.25%) Sprint Retrospective
13 10 (31.25%) Sprint Planning

Continuous Deployment
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 6 (18.75%) ColdFusion
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 2 (6.25%) Anypoint
4 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Mule
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.13%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 23 (71.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (37.50%) Serverless
4 5 (15.63%) GitHub
5 3 (9.38%) SaaS
6 2 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
7 1 (3.13%) Apigee
7 1 (3.13%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (3.13%) NuGet
7 1 (3.13%) OpenShift
7 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) ICMP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (71.88%) SQL Server
2 10 (31.25%) OLAP
3 9 (28.13%) NoSQL
4 3 (9.38%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.13%) Redis
5 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 11 (34.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (18.75%) git-flow
4 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (9.38%) Jasmine
5 3 (9.38%) Mocha
5 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.13%) AppVeyor
7 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
7 1 (3.13%) JIRA
7 1 (3.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.13%) Selenium
7 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (6.25%) Automotive
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Developer
2 12 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 11 (34.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (34.38%) C# Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Lead .NET Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Lead C# Developer
4 10 (31.25%) Lead Developer
5 6 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Architect
6 4 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (9.38%) AWS Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (9.38%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) Web Services
3 10 (31.25%) .NET Core
3 10 (31.25%) WCF
4 6 (18.75%) ColdBox
5 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.38%) Backbone.js
6 3 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (9.38%) Node.js
6 3 (9.38%) React
7 2 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) HTML
7 2 (6.25%) REST
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
8 1 (3.13%) Kafka
8 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Driving Licence
2 6 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 6 (18.75%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (50.00%) DevOps
2 16 (50.00%) MVC
3 14 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 13 (40.63%) Scrum
5 12 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (31.25%) Mentoring
6 10 (31.25%) OOP
6 10 (31.25%) Sprint Planning
6 10 (31.25%) Sprint Retrospective
6 10 (31.25%) Test Automation
7 8 (25.00%) Decision-Making
8 7 (21.88%) Microservices
9 6 (18.75%) Deadline-Driven
9 6 (18.75%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (18.75%) Single Customer View
9 6 (18.75%) Strategic Thinking
9 6 (18.75%) Web Development
10 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
11 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) C#
3 10 (31.25%) T-SQL
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) PHP
4 6 (18.75%) PowerShell
5 5 (15.63%) Python
6 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.13%) Java
7 1 (3.13%) Ruby
7 1 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 19 (59.38%) Docker
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Kubernetes
2 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (6.25%) Ansible
3 2 (6.25%) Terraform
4 1 (3.13%) CFEngine
4 1 (3.13%) Packer
4 1 (3.13%) SCOM
4 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Google
3 2 (6.25%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) IBM
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.13%) WSO2