Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Deployment
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 224 307 320
Rank change year-on-year +83 +13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Deployment 54 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.67% 0.20% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.22% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 46 11 4
West Midlands median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.45% -2.44% +28.13%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,588 £45,625
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,500 £63,375
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -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 7,349 9,192 10,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 91.02% 91.25% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5,564 7,396 7,983
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 December 2018.

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 15 December 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
Birmingham +15 14 £45,000 +23.29% 4
Warwickshire +48 10 £55,000 - 2
Worcestershire - 10 £52,225 -
Coventry +18 8 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Solihull - 8 £71,250 - 2
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £45,000 - 1
Shropshire +5 1 £55,000 +50.68%
Continuous Deployment
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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 40 (74.07%) .NET
2 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
3 38 (70.37%) C#
4 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
5 28 (51.85%) MVC
6 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (42.59%) DevOps
7 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
8 22 (40.74%) Scrum
9 20 (37.04%) SQL
9 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
10 18 (33.33%) .NET Core
11 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
11 17 (31.48%) TDD
12 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
12 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (27.78%) Degree
12 15 (27.78%) Docker
12 15 (27.78%) AngularJS
13 13 (24.07%) JSON
13 13 (24.07%) Serverless
14 12 (22.22%) Microservices
15 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
15 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
16 10 (18.52%) HTML
16 10 (18.52%) Xamarin
17 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
17 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence
17 9 (16.67%) Pair Programming

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 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.85%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (24.07%) Serverless
3 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (7.41%) PaaS
4 2 (3.70%) Azure Functions
4 2 (3.70%) GitHub
5 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) NoSQL
3 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (9.26%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.56%) MySQL
7 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (5.56%) JIRA
4 3 (5.56%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.70%) Mocha
5 2 (3.70%) Moq
5 2 (3.70%) MSTest
5 2 (3.70%) NUnit
5 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.85%) JUnit
6 1 (1.85%) Maven
6 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (5.56%) Advertising
1 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 11 (20.37%) Team Leader
4 10 (18.52%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.96%) C# Developer
5 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Angular Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Development Manager
7 5 (9.26%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Software Team Leader
8 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Software Development Team Leader
9 3 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
9 3 (5.56%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (74.07%) .NET
2 24 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 18 (33.33%) .NET Core
4 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
5 15 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (24.07%) JSON
7 10 (18.52%) HTML
8 7 (12.96%) CSS
8 7 (12.96%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (9.26%) React
10 5 (9.26%) Spring
10 5 (9.26%) WCF
11 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
11 4 (7.41%) Spring MVC
12 3 (5.56%) RESTful
13 2 (3.70%) Entity Framework
13 2 (3.70%) HTML5
13 2 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 8 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.56%) Public Cloud
3 3 (5.56%) Social Media
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (72.22%) Continuous Integration
2 28 (51.85%) MVC
3 23 (42.59%) DevOps
4 22 (40.74%) Scrum
5 17 (31.48%) TDD
6 12 (22.22%) Microservices
7 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.67%) Pair Programming
9 7 (12.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (11.11%) BDD
10 6 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 6 (11.11%) Performance Management
11 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
12 4 (7.41%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (7.41%) SOLID
12 4 (7.41%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.41%) Unit Testing
13 3 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) C#
2 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 5 (9.26%) Java
3 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
4 4 (7.41%) Java 8
5 3 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) GDPR
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) Docker
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (7.41%) Ansible
2 4 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (5.56%) Kubernetes
4 2 (3.70%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) Terraform
4 2 (3.70%) WSUS
5 1 (1.85%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 31 (57.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.52%) Xamarin
3 3 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco
4 1 (1.85%) HP