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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps Engineer
Rank 137 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.089% 0.096% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.10% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £48,750 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £26,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +63.46%
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
2127 1973 1521
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.83% 94.36% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1923 1786 1280
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 18 (94.74%) Windows
3 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
4 16 (84.21%) Linux
5 15 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (63.16%) Java
7 12 (63.16%) Scrum
8 11 (57.89%) Puppet
9 10 (52.63%) Open Source
9 10 (52.63%) Waterfall
9 10 (52.63%) Vagrant
9 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
9 10 (52.63%) VMware
9 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
9 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
9 10 (52.63%) JIRA
9 10 (52.63%) LDAP
9 10 (52.63%) HTTP
9 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
9 10 (52.63%) SSL
9 10 (52.63%) Firewall
10 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
11 6 (31.58%) Django
11 6 (31.58%) Web Development
11 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
12 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (26.32%) Project Management
13 3 (15.79%) nginx
13 3 (15.79%) .NET

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 3 (15.79%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) LDAP
1 10 (52.63%) HTTP
1 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
1 10 (52.63%) SSL
1 10 (52.63%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
2 10 (52.63%) JIRA
3 8 (42.11%) CruiseControl
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Django
2 3 (15.79%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (78.95%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) Scrum
5 10 (52.63%) Waterfall
6 6 (31.58%) Web Development
7 5 (26.32%) Project Management
7 5 (26.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (52.63%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Puppet
2 10 (52.63%) Vagrant
2 10 (52.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware