The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 119 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.21% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.22% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
DevOps Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1714 1388 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.06% 95.00% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1198 1330
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Birmingham region.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) BladeLogic
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) Ansible
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Unicenter
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (50.00%) Control-M
3 2 (50.00%) Nagios
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Python
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) J2EE
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) CruiseControl
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Unicenter
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) BladeLogic
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) VMware