The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 99 124 129
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +5
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 14 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.82% 0.056% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.070% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £22,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 - £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,250
% change year-on-year
- +10.49%
DevOps
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1479 1434 1497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.59% 79.80% 79.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1055 1143
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Cheshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Cheshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wilmslow - 4 £33,250 - 1
Chester +12 3 £40,000 -
Warrington - 2 £43,250 - 1
Knutsford - 1 - - 1
DevOps
North West

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (61.54%) Jenkins
3 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (46.15%) MySQL
4 12 (46.15%) Web Services
5 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
6 10 (38.46%) SQL
6 10 (38.46%) Java
6 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
7 9 (34.62%) REST
7 9 (34.62%) SOAP
7 9 (34.62%) IIS
7 9 (34.62%) HTTP
8 8 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (30.77%) Docker
9 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (26.92%) Puppet
9 7 (26.92%) VMware
9 7 (26.92%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Apache
10 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) J2EE
10 6 (23.08%) JSP
10 6 (23.08%) XML
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle
10 6 (23.08%) JMeter
10 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (23.08%) SoapUI

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 9 (34.62%) IIS
2 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) MS Exchange
4 3 (11.54%) Node.js
5 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (76.92%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon S3
3 5 (19.23%) Route 53
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon Glacier
4 4 (15.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (7.69%) IaaS
5 2 (7.69%) SaaS
5 2 (7.69%) PaaS
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (3.85%) Terremark
6 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) HTTP
2 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) Broadband
2 4 (15.38%) VoIP
2 4 (15.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) MySQL
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle Database
3 5 (19.23%) Big Data
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 16 (61.54%) Jenkins
2 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) JMeter
3 6 (23.08%) JIRA
3 6 (23.08%) Selenium
3 6 (23.08%) SoapUI
4 3 (11.54%) SpecFlow
4 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
4 3 (11.54%) NUnit
4 3 (11.54%) Ant
4 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
4 3 (11.54%) MSTest
5 1 (3.85%) Hudson
5 1 (3.85%) ClearCase
5 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) J2EE Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) Web Services
2 9 (34.62%) REST
2 9 (34.62%) SOAP
3 6 (23.08%) JSP
3 6 (23.08%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) J2EE
4 5 (19.23%) JSON
5 3 (11.54%) WPF
5 3 (11.54%) jQuery
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) CSS
5 3 (11.54%) HTML
5 3 (11.54%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (11.54%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (11.54%) Gherkin
5 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Service Management
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) Security Management
4 4 (15.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (15.38%) Information Security
4 4 (15.38%) Change Control
4 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 3 (11.54%) TDD
5 3 (11.54%) Kanban
5 3 (11.54%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (11.54%) MVVM
5 3 (11.54%) BDD
5 3 (11.54%) MVC
6 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
1 10 (38.46%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) Ruby
2 3 (11.54%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.54%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
1 4 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Docker
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.85%) XenServer
4 1 (3.85%) KVM
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Puppet
2 4 (15.38%) Vagrant
2 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.85%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) VMware
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Executive remuneration package
Posted: 3 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
First Recruitment Group
Posted: 19 days ago