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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 112 117 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 11 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.56% 0.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.85% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 0
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
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
1836 2009 1995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.82% 94.32% 93.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1704 1785
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (92.86%) Windows
3 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 11 (78.57%) Perl
3 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
3 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (78.57%) Puppet
4 8 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (57.14%) Ansible
4 8 (57.14%) Python
4 8 (57.14%) Ruby
4 8 (57.14%) Ubuntu
4 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 8 (57.14%) CentOS
4 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
5 3 (21.43%) C#
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
5 3 (21.43%) JBoss
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) Docker
5 3 (21.43%) Hudson
5 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
1 3 (21.43%) JBoss
1 3 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 8 (57.14%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 3 (21.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (21.43%) Hudson
3 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
4 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.14%) jQuery
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (7.14%) Ember.js
3 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 1 (7.14%) Durandal
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Linux
3 8 (57.14%) Ubuntu
3 8 (57.14%) CentOS
3 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) SEO
4 1 (7.14%) Scrum
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) BDD
4 1 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Perl
2 8 (57.14%) Python
2 8 (57.14%) Ruby
2 8 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 3 (21.43%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) Puppet
1 11 (78.57%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (57.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago