Period
to 1 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Continuous Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Integration over the 6 months to 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Integration
England > West Midlands
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 71 85
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14 +15
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Integration 157 304 319
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.47% 3.89% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 4.22% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 165 221 306
Median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £43,750 £27,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,300 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +7.82% -

Continuous Integration 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 4,072 7,199 8,640
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 90.09% 92.22% 91.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3,336 5,497 6,604
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £26,250 £26,250
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 Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Integration in the West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Continuous Integration in the West Midlands

Continuous Integration
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Continuous Integration in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Continuous Integration in the West Midlands

Continuous Integration
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 Integration within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 1 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 +40 68 £60,000 +26.32% 5
Coventry +17 21 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Worcestershire +26 18 £77,500 +210.00% 2
Warwickshire -13 16 £51,000 +15.91% 2
Shropshire -8 7 £55,000 +7.32%
Solihull +8 6 £47,500 -24.00%
Staffordshire +8 4 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Wolverhampton +2 2 £45,000 -
Continuous Integration
England

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, IT jobs citing Continuous Integration 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 Integration.

1 94 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (48.41%) AWS
3 75 (47.77%) DevOps
4 64 (40.76%) Azure
5 58 (36.94%) Jenkins
6 56 (35.67%) Git (software)
7 55 (35.03%) Java
8 50 (31.85%) Docker
9 47 (29.94%) Test Automation
10 46 (29.30%) TDD
11 43 (27.39%) Scrum
12 40 (25.48%) Microservices
13 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
13 39 (24.84%) RESTful
14 38 (24.20%) SQL
15 37 (23.57%) Python
16 36 (22.93%) Linux
17 35 (22.29%) C#
17 35 (22.29%) Kubernetes
17 35 (22.29%) Continuous Delivery
18 34 (21.66%) Terraform
18 34 (21.66%) Software Engineering
19 33 (21.02%) Open Source
20 32 (20.38%) CSS
21 29 (18.47%) Web Services
21 29 (18.47%) HTML
21 29 (18.47%) Ansible
22 27 (17.20%) SonarQube
22 27 (17.20%) Kanban
23 26 (16.56%) .NET

Continuous Integration
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 15 (9.55%) Confluence
2 8 (5.10%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.82%) Apache
4 5 (3.18%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.18%) Red Hat Fuse
5 3 (1.91%) CMS
6 2 (1.27%) IIS
7 1 (0.64%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.64%) JBoss
7 1 (0.64%) Mule
7 1 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.64%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 8 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (48.41%) AWS
2 64 (40.76%) Azure
3 23 (14.65%) Amazon EC2
4 21 (13.38%) GCP
5 19 (12.10%) GitHub
6 14 (8.92%) Serverless
7 10 (6.37%) Power Platform
8 9 (5.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (5.73%) Amazon S3
8 9 (5.73%) Amazon SQS
8 9 (5.73%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (5.10%) SaaS
10 7 (4.46%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (4.46%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (4.46%) PaaS
11 6 (3.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (3.18%) Heroku
13 4 (2.55%) AWS CodePipeline
13 4 (2.55%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 4 (2.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) Broadband
2 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.64%) Firewall
3 1 (0.64%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.56%) PostgreSQL
1 26 (16.56%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.65%) NoSQL
3 15 (9.55%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (5.73%) MySQL
5 8 (5.10%) Redis
5 8 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 6 (3.82%) Big Data
6 6 (3.82%) Power BI
7 4 (2.55%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.55%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.91%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.91%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.91%) Geospatial Data
8 3 (1.91%) GIS
8 3 (1.91%) Pentaho
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.27%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.27%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 58 (36.94%) Jenkins
2 56 (35.67%) Git (software)
3 27 (17.20%) SonarQube
4 24 (15.29%) JUnit
4 24 (15.29%) Maven
5 21 (13.38%) JIRA
6 18 (11.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 17 (10.83%) GitLab
8 15 (9.55%) Mockito
9 14 (8.92%) DbUnit
9 14 (8.92%) jMock
10 11 (7.01%) Artifactory
10 11 (7.01%) JMeter
11 10 (6.37%) SoapUI
12 8 (5.10%) Liquibase
13 6 (3.82%) Cucumber
13 6 (3.82%) Selenium
13 6 (3.82%) WebDriver
14 4 (2.55%) Bitbucket
14 4 (2.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (7.01%) Finance
2 8 (5.10%) Marketing
2 8 (5.10%) Public Sector
3 7 (4.46%) Electronics
4 6 (3.82%) Retail
5 5 (3.18%) Military
6 4 (2.55%) Law
6 4 (2.55%) Legal
7 3 (1.91%) Banking
8 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 61 (38.85%) Developer
2 33 (21.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (15.29%) Java Developer
4 17 (10.83%) Software Engineer
5 16 (10.19%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.55%) Java Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) AWS Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.01%) Senior Java Engineer
8 10 (6.37%) Web Developer
9 9 (5.73%) Architect
9 9 (5.73%) Azure Engineer
9 9 (5.73%) Platform Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.46%) .NET Software Engineer
10 7 (4.46%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (3.82%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) Lead Software Engineer
11 6 (3.82%) PHP Developer
11 6 (3.82%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (24.84%) RESTful
2 32 (20.38%) CSS
3 29 (18.47%) HTML
3 29 (18.47%) Web Services
4 26 (16.56%) .NET
5 25 (15.92%) Spring
6 21 (13.38%) SOAP
7 17 (10.83%) Node.js
8 15 (9.55%) ActiveMQ
8 15 (9.55%) AngularJS
8 15 (9.55%) REST
9 14 (8.92%) PowerMock
9 14 (8.92%) React
10 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET
10 13 (8.28%) Elastic Stack
11 11 (7.01%) HTML5
11 11 (7.01%) JPA
12 10 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (6.37%) J2EE
13 9 (5.73%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.55%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (8.92%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.92%) Public Cloud
2 14 (8.92%) User Experience
3 8 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.46%) Infotainment
5 5 (3.18%) Data Structures
5 5 (3.18%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.91%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.64%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (22.93%) Linux
2 19 (12.10%) Unix
3 10 (6.37%) Windows
4 8 (5.10%) CentOS
4 8 (5.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.64%) Android
6 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (47.77%) DevOps
3 47 (29.94%) Test Automation
4 46 (29.30%) TDD
5 43 (27.39%) Scrum
6 40 (25.48%) Microservices
7 35 (22.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 34 (21.66%) Software Engineering
9 33 (21.02%) Open Source
10 27 (17.20%) Kanban
11 22 (14.01%) SOA
12 20 (12.74%) BDD
12 20 (12.74%) Infrastructure as Code
13 18 (11.46%) Mentoring
13 18 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
14 16 (10.19%) Continuous Deployment
14 16 (10.19%) SDLC
14 16 (10.19%) Unit Testing
15 14 (8.92%) Computer Science
16 13 (8.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 55 (35.03%) Java
2 39 (24.84%) JavaScript
3 38 (24.20%) SQL
4 37 (23.57%) Python
5 35 (22.29%) C#
6 16 (10.19%) Ruby
7 14 (8.92%) PHP
8 13 (8.28%) PowerShell
9 12 (7.64%) C++
10 11 (7.01%) Bash Shell
10 11 (7.01%) C
11 9 (5.73%) PL/SQL
12 8 (5.10%) Java 8
12 8 (5.10%) Perl
13 6 (3.82%) Embedded C
14 4 (2.55%) Scala
15 3 (1.91%) ES6
15 3 (1.91%) Go
15 3 (1.91%) TypeScript
16 2 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 13 (8.28%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (3.18%) HND
5 3 (1.91%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.91%) Degree
5 3 (1.91%) MCSA
5 3 (1.91%) MCSE
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.55%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.91%) SLA
3 2 (1.27%) ISO 9000
3 2 (1.27%) QA
4 1 (0.64%) BS25999
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 50 (31.85%) Docker
2 9 (5.73%) Postfix
3 6 (3.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.18%) vSphere
5 2 (1.27%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 35 (22.29%) Kubernetes
2 34 (21.66%) Terraform
3 29 (18.47%) Ansible
4 19 (12.10%) Packer
5 15 (9.55%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (7.01%) Consul
7 10 (6.37%) Puppet
8 8 (5.10%) Grafana
8 8 (5.10%) Graphite
8 8 (5.10%) Prometheus
9 5 (3.18%) Kibana
9 5 (3.18%) logstash
10 3 (1.91%) Nagios
11 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.64%) Cobbler
12 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.92%) Google
3 13 (8.28%) Oracle
4 6 (3.82%) VMware
5 4 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.91%) Cloudera
6 3 (1.91%) Hitachi
7 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.27%) Databricks
8 1 (0.64%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.64%) UiPath
8 1 (0.64%) webMethods
8 1 (0.64%) Xamarin