The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 67 92 96
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 49 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.24% 1.49% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.71% 1.78% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 40 15 14
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -1.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,400 £43,600
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £54,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
DevOps
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1322 1348 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 87.43% 83.62% 84.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 1043 1001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DevOps
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Cambridge

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps.

1 53 (50.48%) Linux
2 49 (46.67%) Windows
3 35 (33.33%) Puppet
4 34 (32.38%) Windows Server
5 31 (29.52%) E-Commerce
6 28 (26.67%) QA
7 27 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
7 27 (25.71%) VMware
8 25 (23.81%) .NET
9 23 (21.90%) Web Development
10 22 (20.95%) HTML
10 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
10 22 (20.95%) CSS
11 20 (19.05%) C#
11 20 (19.05%) Middleware
11 20 (19.05%) HTTP
11 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (18.10%) Degree
13 18 (17.14%) User Stories
14 17 (16.19%) Entity Framework
14 17 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (16.19%) .NET Framework
14 17 (16.19%) MVC
14 17 (16.19%) VB.NET
15 16 (15.24%) REST
16 14 (13.33%) Web Services
16 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (13.33%) WCF
16 14 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
17 13 (12.38%) Configuration Management

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing DevOps also 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 that cited DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.48%) Drupal
2 8 (7.62%) IIS
3 4 (3.81%) Apache
4 2 (1.90%) CMS
4 2 (1.90%) Confluence
4 2 (1.90%) WordPress
5 1 (0.95%) nginx
5 1 (0.95%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.81%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.95%) GitHub
4 1 (0.95%) PaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 20 (19.05%) HTTP
2 6 (5.71%) DNS
2 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) Internet
4 1 (0.95%) DHCP
4 1 (0.95%) Firewall
4 1 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.95%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.95%) VLAN
4 1 (0.95%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (3.81%) Big Data
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
4 4 (3.81%) Text Mining
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (2.86%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
2 7 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.67%) JIRA
3 5 (4.76%) Selenium
4 4 (3.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.81%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.90%) Bower
5 2 (1.90%) Grunt
5 2 (1.90%) PHPUnit
5 2 (1.90%) Xdebug
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Continuum
6 1 (0.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.95%) Maven
6 1 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.95%) Subversion
General
1 2 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (0.95%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 33 (31.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (26.67%) Developer
3 18 (17.14%) Administrator
4 15 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 13 (12.38%) DevOps Administrator
6 12 (11.43%) Lead Developer
7 11 (10.48%) Analyst
8 10 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 9 (8.57%) C# Developer
10 8 (7.62%) Web Analyst
11 7 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
12 6 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
13 5 (4.76%) Developer in Test
13 5 (4.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
13 5 (4.76%) Operations Analyst
13 5 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 5 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
13 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
13 5 (4.76%) Test Leader
14 4 (3.81%) WebOps Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (23.81%) .NET
2 22 (20.95%) CSS
2 22 (20.95%) HTML
3 20 (19.05%) Middleware
4 17 (16.19%) .NET Framework
4 17 (16.19%) Entity Framework
5 16 (15.24%) REST
6 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (13.33%) WCF
6 14 (13.33%) Web Services
7 11 (10.48%) HTML5
8 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET
8 9 (8.57%) JSON
8 9 (8.57%) XHTML
8 9 (8.57%) XML
9 6 (5.71%) CSS3
10 5 (4.76%) HTML5 Boilerplate
10 5 (4.76%) LINQ
10 5 (4.76%) OAuth
10 5 (4.76%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 5 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (4.76%) Private Cloud
2 4 (3.81%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.86%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 3 (2.86%) Physics
3 3 (2.86%) Statistics
4 2 (1.90%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.95%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.95%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (0.95%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 53 (50.48%) Linux
2 49 (46.67%) Windows
3 34 (32.38%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (4.76%) Unix
5 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.81%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.90%) AIX
7 2 (1.90%) HPUX
7 2 (1.90%) Solaris
8 1 (0.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.52%) E-Commerce
2 23 (21.90%) Web Development
3 20 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.14%) User Stories
5 17 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (16.19%) MVC
6 13 (12.38%) Configuration Management
7 11 (10.48%) High Availability
7 11 (10.48%) Scrum
8 10 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (8.57%) Automated Testing
9 9 (8.57%) Front End Development
10 8 (7.62%) Line Management
10 8 (7.62%) SDLC
10 8 (7.62%) TDD
11 7 (6.67%) ITIL
12 6 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (5.71%) Kanban
13 5 (4.76%) Data Protection
13 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.95%) JavaScript
2 20 (19.05%) C#
3 17 (16.19%) VB.NET
4 12 (11.43%) PHP
4 12 (11.43%) SQL
5 11 (10.48%) Java
6 10 (9.52%) Python
7 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.76%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.76%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.86%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.90%) C
10 2 (1.90%) C++
11 1 (0.95%) Erlang
11 1 (0.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (18.10%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (26.67%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) Docker
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.95%) Xen
5 1 (0.95%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (33.33%) Puppet
2 27 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.67%) Ansible
4 3 (2.86%) Data Guard
4 3 (2.86%) Oracle RMAN
4 3 (2.86%) Salt
5 1 (0.95%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 27 (25.71%) VMware
2 4 (3.81%) Atlassian
2 4 (3.81%) F5
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.81%) Rackspace
2 4 (3.81%) Riverbed
3 3 (2.86%) Google
3 3 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (1.90%) Zend
5 1 (0.95%) Citrix
5 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Agentis Solution
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
DCV Technologies
Salary: £45000.00 - £57700.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 48 - 58k + 12% pension, healthcare, 26days + more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 27 days ago