The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 50 60 101
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +41
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 50 50 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.15% 3.67% 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 4.25% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 45 46 23
Median salary £46,000 £44,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.37% -11.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £58,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
1019 1176 1559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.56% 86.28% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 842 1020 1210
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 52 (44.44%) Python
2 50 (42.74%) Linux
3 49 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (35.04%) Degree
5 38 (32.48%) QA
5 38 (32.48%) .NET
6 37 (31.62%) Perl
6 37 (31.62%) Bash Shell
7 30 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
8 28 (23.93%) C#
9 27 (23.08%) JavaScript
9 27 (23.08%) Puppet
10 25 (21.37%) VMware
10 25 (21.37%) SDLC
11 24 (20.51%) HTML
12 23 (19.66%) MySQL
12 23 (19.66%) Windows
12 23 (19.66%) Microsoft
12 23 (19.66%) Computer Science
12 23 (19.66%) Opscode Chef
13 22 (18.80%) CSS
13 22 (18.80%) Java
14 21 (17.95%) SQL
14 21 (17.95%) Ansible
15 20 (17.09%) C++
15 20 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
16 19 (16.24%) Web Services
16 19 (16.24%) Scrum
17 18 (15.38%) PHP
18 17 (14.53%) MS Excel

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 9 (7.69%) IIS
2 6 (5.13%) Drupal
3 4 (3.42%) Apache
3 4 (3.42%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.56%) Confluence
4 3 (2.56%) nginx
5 2 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.71%) WordPress
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (14.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.64%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.84%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (3.42%) Office 365
5 3 (2.56%) GitHub
5 3 (2.56%) SaaS
6 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.26%) TCP/IP
2 11 (9.40%) HTTP
3 6 (5.13%) DNS
3 6 (5.13%) SSL
4 4 (3.42%) Internet
4 4 (3.42%) SAN
4 4 (3.42%) WAN
4 4 (3.42%) X.509
5 3 (2.56%) Firewall
5 3 (2.56%) LAN
5 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (1.71%) LDAP
6 2 (1.71%) VLAN
6 2 (1.71%) WPA
7 1 (0.85%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.85%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.85%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (0.85%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.85%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.85%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.66%) MySQL
2 15 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.27%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.56%) Big Data
6 2 (1.71%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.71%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.71%) Redis
7 1 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
3 9 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.98%) JIRA
5 6 (5.13%) Selenium
6 5 (4.27%) Maven
7 4 (3.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (3.42%) Subversion
8 3 (2.56%) CMake
8 3 (2.56%) Gradle
9 2 (1.71%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.71%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.85%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.85%) Travis CI
General
1 10 (8.55%) Games
2 5 (4.27%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
3 3 (2.56%) Finance
3 3 (2.56%) Law
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (39.32%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (30.77%) Developer
3 18 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
4 17 (14.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 15 (12.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 12 (10.26%) VMware Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (7.69%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Junior
8 9 (7.69%) Junior DevOps
9 8 (6.84%) Senior DevOps
9 8 (6.84%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.98%) C# Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.13%) Administrator
11 6 (5.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 6 (5.13%) Software Developer
11 6 (5.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (32.48%) .NET
2 24 (20.51%) HTML
3 22 (18.80%) CSS
4 19 (16.24%) Web Services
5 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET
6 15 (12.82%) LAMP
6 15 (12.82%) REST
7 14 (11.97%) HTML5
7 14 (11.97%) JSON
8 12 (10.26%) .NET Framework
8 12 (10.26%) Entity Framework
8 12 (10.26%) WCF
9 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (9.40%) CSS3
10 10 (8.55%) XML
11 7 (5.98%) Ajax
12 6 (5.13%) Lambda Expressions
12 6 (5.13%) LINQ
12 6 (5.13%) XHTML
12 6 (5.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.66%) Computer Science
2 10 (8.55%) Life Science
3 9 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.42%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.42%) Clustering
4 4 (3.42%) Internet of Things
4 4 (3.42%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.56%) Replication
6 2 (1.71%) Fintech
6 2 (1.71%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.85%) PKI
7 1 (0.85%) Statistics
7 1 (0.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (42.74%) Linux
2 23 (19.66%) Windows
3 12 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 7 (5.98%) CentOS
5 6 (5.13%) Ubuntu
6 4 (3.42%) AIX
6 4 (3.42%) HPUX
6 4 (3.42%) Solaris
6 4 (3.42%) Unix
6 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.56%) Debian
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.71%) Fedora
8 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.85%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (21.37%) SDLC
3 19 (16.24%) Scrum
4 17 (14.53%) E-Commerce
5 13 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
5 13 (11.11%) MVC
5 13 (11.11%) TDD
6 12 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.26%) Front End Development
6 12 (10.26%) Network Management
6 12 (10.26%) User Stories
6 12 (10.26%) Web Development
7 11 (9.40%) Configuration Management
7 11 (9.40%) Web Design
8 10 (8.55%) Test Automation
9 9 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 9 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.98%) High Availability
10 7 (5.98%) Time Management
11 6 (5.13%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 52 (44.44%) Python
2 37 (31.62%) Bash Shell
2 37 (31.62%) Perl
3 28 (23.93%) C#
4 27 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 22 (18.80%) Java
6 21 (17.95%) SQL
7 20 (17.09%) C++
8 18 (15.38%) PHP
9 14 (11.97%) PowerShell
10 12 (10.26%) VB.NET
11 11 (9.40%) C
12 9 (7.69%) Ruby
12 9 (7.69%) Shell Script
13 5 (4.27%) T-SQL
14 2 (1.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 41 (35.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) ISEB
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.85%) PhD
2 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (32.48%) QA
2 2 (1.71%) SDET
2 2 (1.71%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.27%) Docker
3 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.71%) NFS
4 2 (1.71%) Samba
4 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.85%) iptables
5 1 (0.85%) Postfix
5 1 (0.85%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 27 (23.08%) Puppet
2 23 (19.66%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (17.95%) Ansible
4 2 (1.71%) CFEngine
4 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (1.71%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.85%) Nagios
5 1 (0.85%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (21.37%) VMware
2 23 (19.66%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.84%) Rackspace
4 5 (4.27%) Google
4 5 (4.27%) Oracle
5 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
6 3 (2.56%) F5
6 3 (2.56%) Perforce
6 3 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.71%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.71%) NetApp
7 2 (1.71%) New Relic
7 2 (1.71%) WorldPay
7 2 (1.71%) Zend
8 1 (0.85%) Infoblox
8 1 (0.85%) Juniper
8 1 (0.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
8 1 (0.85%) Veeam
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: monthly salary starting at £2,507 net of tax plus mobility and other allowances where applicable
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 26 days ago