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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 155 285 523
Rank change year-on-year
+130 +238
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1889 956 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.90% 0.96% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 1.17% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 742 318
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% -7.00%
DevOps
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82447 81902 81665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.87% 82.39% 80.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67801 65800 68849
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in England

DevOps
Salary Trend in England

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

DevOps Salary Trend in England

DevOps
Salary Histogram in England

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

DevOps Salary Histogram in England

DevOps
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the England region over the 3 months to 3 March 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
London +80 1116 £60,000 +9.09% 190
South East +100 285 £50,000 - 49
Yorkshire +78 163 £45,000 - 23
South West +53 108 £45,000 - 11
West Midlands +38 76 £40,000 +23.07% 5
East of England +41 75 £52,500 +15.38% 15
North West +19 47 £43,000 -14.00% 10
East Midlands +35 8 £55,000 +46.66% 3
North East - 7 £40,000 - 6
Midlands - 2 £45,000 -
South Coast - 1 - -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 2196 (61.43%) Linux
2 1542 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
3 1505 (42.10%) Puppet
4 1173 (32.81%) Opscode Chef
5 1140 (31.89%) Java
6 1077 (30.13%) Python
7 1011 (28.28%) Continuous Integration
8 940 (26.29%) Windows
9 861 (24.08%) Ruby
10 843 (23.58%) Git (software)
11 824 (23.05%) MySQL
12 785 (21.96%) Jenkins
13 676 (18.91%) Apache
14 637 (17.82%) Bash Shell
15 628 (17.57%) .NET
16 623 (17.43%) Scrum
17 614 (17.17%) Configuration Management
18 608 (17.01%) Amazon AWS
19 593 (16.59%) SQL
20 584 (16.34%) JavaScript
21 576 (16.11%) UNIX
22 565 (15.80%) PHP
23 551 (15.41%) Perl
24 539 (15.08%) SQL Server
25 503 (14.07%) Web Services
26 501 (14.01%) VMware
27 484 (13.54%) E-Commerce
28 478 (13.37%) TDD
29 447 (12.50%) NoSQL
30 436 (12.20%) Open Source

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the England 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
1 676 (18.91%) Apache
2 373 (10.43%) nginx
3 358 (10.01%) Tomcat
4 356 (9.96%) IIS
5 253 (7.08%) Node.js
6 193 (5.40%) OpenStack
7 164 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
8 124 (3.47%) JBoss
9 75 (2.10%) Confluence
10 71 (1.99%) Apache Solr
11 66 (1.85%) WebLogic
12 48 (1.34%) WebSphere
13 40 (1.12%) SharePoint
13 40 (1.12%) CMS
14 39 (1.09%) Cloud Foundry
15 35 (0.98%) Drupal
16 24 (0.67%) MediaWiki
17 22 (0.62%) MS Exchange
18 21 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
19 19 (0.53%) CloudStack
Applications
1 179 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 17 (0.48%) MS Office
3 8 (0.22%) Weka
4 4 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.084%) MS Project
6 2 (0.056%) HipChat
7 1 (0.028%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.028%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 56 (1.57%) Sophis RISQUE
2 22 (0.62%) Magento
3 19 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
4 18 (0.50%) assyst
5 11 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.28%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.20%) Tridion
8 3 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.056%) Summit
10 1 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.028%) Dynamics CRM
10 1 (0.028%) Global One
10 1 (0.028%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.028%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 608 (17.01%) Amazon AWS
2 223 (6.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 185 (5.17%) Amazon EC2
4 140 (3.92%) SaaS
5 139 (3.89%) Cloud Computing
6 137 (3.83%) Amazon S3
7 113 (3.16%) IaaS
8 112 (3.13%) PaaS
9 110 (3.08%) GitHub
10 55 (1.54%) Rackspace Cloud
11 38 (1.06%) Route 53
12 34 (0.95%) SoftLayer
13 25 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
14 23 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
15 22 (0.62%) Amazon EMR
15 22 (0.62%) Heroku
16 18 (0.50%) Google Apps
17 17 (0.48%) Joyent
18 15 (0.42%) Terremark
19 10 (0.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 244 (6.83%) DNS
1 244 (6.83%) Firewall
2 198 (5.54%) HTTP
3 156 (4.36%) TCP/IP
3 156 (4.36%) Internet
4 110 (3.08%) SAN
5 71 (1.99%) VPN
6 70 (1.96%) LAN
7 68 (1.90%) WAN
8 65 (1.82%) DHCP
9 56 (1.57%) LDAP
10 55 (1.54%) Network Security
11 52 (1.45%) VLAN
12 45 (1.26%) SSL
13 32 (0.90%) IPv4
13 32 (0.90%) BGP
13 32 (0.90%) iSCSI
13 32 (0.90%) SSH
14 29 (0.81%) IPv6
15 28 (0.78%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 824 (23.05%) MySQL
2 539 (15.08%) SQL Server
3 447 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 382 (10.69%) MongoDB
5 245 (6.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 233 (6.52%) Redis
7 208 (5.82%) Big Data
8 200 (5.59%) Relational Database
9 180 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
10 161 (4.50%) Hadoop
11 110 (3.08%) RDBMS
12 67 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 67 (1.87%) Riak
13 54 (1.51%) Amazon RDS
14 52 (1.45%) Oracle Database
15 49 (1.37%) MariaDB
15 49 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
16 48 (1.34%) SQLite
17 44 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 41 (1.15%) TokuDB
Development Applications
1 843 (23.58%) Git (software)
2 785 (21.96%) Jenkins
3 341 (9.54%) TeamCity
4 308 (8.62%) Subversion
5 246 (6.88%) Maven
6 245 (6.85%) JIRA
7 231 (6.46%) Hudson
8 131 (3.66%) Ant
9 105 (2.94%) Cucumber
10 96 (2.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 96 (2.69%) NUnit
11 94 (2.63%) Selenium
12 87 (2.43%) Mercurial
13 80 (2.24%) Visual Studio
14 69 (1.93%) MSBuild
15 60 (1.68%) Jasmine
16 58 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 49 (1.37%) Artifactory
18 47 (1.31%) RSpec
18 47 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 424 (11.86%) Finance
2 196 (5.48%) Games
3 139 (3.89%) Retail
4 113 (3.16%) Publishing
5 105 (2.94%) Banking
6 94 (2.63%) Marketing
7 52 (1.45%) Advertising
8 49 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 37 (1.03%) Law
10 35 (0.98%) Front Office
11 27 (0.76%) Legal
11 27 (0.76%) Investment Banking
12 19 (0.53%) French Language
13 18 (0.50%) German Language
13 18 (0.50%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.48%) Automotive
15 16 (0.45%) Electronics
16 15 (0.42%) Military
17 14 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.31%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1079 (30.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 731 (20.45%) Developer
3 530 (14.83%) Administrator
4 451 (12.62%) Systems Administrator
5 308 (8.62%) Linux Administrator
6 294 (8.22%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 288 (8.06%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 212 (5.93%) Systems Engineer
9 189 (5.29%) Linux Engineer
10 177 (4.95%) Architect
11 171 (4.78%) Senior Developer
12 164 (4.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 114 (3.19%) Java Developer
14 100 (2.80%) .NET Developer
15 98 (2.74%) DBA
16 87 (2.43%) DevOps Administrator
17 81 (2.27%) Senior Systems Administrator
18 74 (2.07%) Lead Developer
19 71 (1.99%) Analyst
19 71 (1.99%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 628 (17.57%) .NET
2 503 (14.07%) Web Services
3 416 (11.64%) HTML
4 300 (8.39%) CSS
5 266 (7.44%) LAMP
6 254 (7.10%) AngularJS
7 250 (6.99%) REST
8 217 (6.07%) ASP.NET
9 199 (5.57%) HTML5
10 176 (4.92%) jQuery
11 155 (4.34%) RESTful
12 150 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
13 148 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
14 140 (3.92%) XML
15 139 (3.89%) Spring
16 116 (3.24%) JSON
17 111 (3.10%) Django
18 109 (3.05%) J2EE
19 107 (2.99%) KnockoutJS
20 89 (2.49%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 436 (12.20%) Open Source
2 232 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 177 (4.95%) Mobile App
4 169 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
5 131 (3.66%) User Experience
6 102 (2.85%) Replication
7 90 (2.52%) Management Information System
8 60 (1.68%) Blog
9 53 (1.48%) iPhone
10 48 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
10 48 (1.34%) Clustering
11 38 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
12 34 (0.95%) Over-the-Top Content
13 32 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 30 (0.84%) Blackberry
15 29 (0.81%) Digital Media
16 28 (0.78%) Client/Server
17 25 (0.70%) Algorithms
18 22 (0.62%) Social Media
19 21 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2196 (61.43%) Linux
2 940 (26.29%) Windows
3 576 (16.11%) UNIX
4 366 (10.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 331 (9.26%) CentOS
6 326 (9.12%) Ubuntu
7 169 (4.73%) Debian
8 144 (4.03%) Android
9 126 (3.52%) Windows Server 2008
10 106 (2.97%) Solaris
11 92 (2.57%) Apple iOS
12 53 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
13 42 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 38 (1.06%) Mac OS X
15 36 (1.01%) Windows 7
16 24 (0.67%) Windows 8
17 22 (0.62%) AIX
18 18 (0.50%) SUSE
18 18 (0.50%) Fedora
19 16 (0.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1542 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1011 (28.28%) Continuous Integration
3 623 (17.43%) Scrum
4 614 (17.17%) Configuration Management
5 484 (13.54%) E-Commerce
6 478 (13.37%) TDD
7 334 (9.34%) OO
8 306 (8.56%) MVC
9 279 (7.80%) BDD
10 223 (6.24%) Software Engineering
11 217 (6.07%) Kanban
12 213 (5.96%) Project Management
13 193 (5.40%) ITIL
14 190 (5.31%) Continuous Improvement
15 164 (4.59%) Mentoring
16 158 (4.42%) SOA
17 143 (4.00%) Unit Testing
17 143 (4.00%) Automated Testing
18 140 (3.92%) Release Management
19 135 (3.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1140 (31.89%) Java
2 1077 (30.13%) Python
3 861 (24.08%) Ruby
4 637 (17.82%) Bash Shell
5 593 (16.59%) SQL
6 584 (16.34%) JavaScript
7 565 (15.80%) PHP
8 551 (15.41%) Perl
9 429 (12.00%) C#
10 341 (9.54%) PowerShell
11 187 (5.23%) Shell Script
12 118 (3.30%) C
13 114 (3.19%) C++
14 82 (2.29%) Scala
15 66 (1.85%) Groovy
16 49 (1.37%) Korn
17 40 (1.12%) T-SQL
18 33 (0.92%) Golang
19 28 (0.78%) Clojure
20 24 (0.67%) Jython
Qualifications
1 410 (11.47%) Degree
2 74 (2.07%) VCP4
3 59 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 46 (1.29%) SC Cleared
5 45 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
6 36 (1.01%) CCNA
7 35 (0.98%) AWS Certification
8 30 (0.84%) ISEB
9 27 (0.76%) DV Cleared
10 26 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 25 (0.70%) PMI Certification
12 14 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.25%) CCNP
15 7 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 6 (0.17%) RHCSA
16 6 (0.17%) CCA
16 6 (0.17%) Citrix Certification
16 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
17 4 (0.11%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 285 (7.97%) QA
2 52 (1.45%) PCI DSS
2 52 (1.45%) SLA
3 29 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 18 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.36%) COBIT
6 4 (0.11%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.084%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.056%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.028%) BS15000
9 1 (0.028%) HIPAA
9 1 (0.028%) PMBOK
System Software
1 323 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 137 (3.83%) Active Directory
3 112 (3.13%) Docker
4 106 (2.97%) Varnish
5 74 (2.07%) Hyper-V
6 68 (1.90%) vSphere
7 66 (1.85%) KVM
8 46 (1.29%) Samba
9 40 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
10 38 (1.06%) XenServer
11 36 (1.01%) Xen
12 33 (0.92%) vCloud
13 28 (0.78%) VMware ESX
14 27 (0.76%) NFS
15 26 (0.73%) Postfix
16 20 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 16 (0.45%) VirtualBox
18 14 (0.39%) LXC
19 12 (0.34%) Firmware
20 10 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1505 (42.10%) Puppet
2 1173 (32.81%) Opscode Chef
3 418 (11.69%) Nagios
4 398 (11.13%) Ansible
5 204 (5.71%) Salt
6 200 (5.59%) Vagrant
7 184 (5.15%) ZABBIX
8 131 (3.66%) Graphite
9 101 (2.83%) logstash
10 100 (2.80%) HAProxy
11 59 (1.65%) Tivoli
12 56 (1.57%) Cobbler
13 47 (1.31%) Kibana
14 42 (1.17%) SCCM
15 41 (1.15%) collectd
16 37 (1.03%) Ganglia
17 34 (0.95%) Zenoss
18 33 (0.92%) Cacti
19 32 (0.90%) StatsD
20 25 (0.70%) Opsview
Vendors
1 501 (14.01%) VMware
2 429 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 375 (10.49%) Oracle
4 331 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 121 (3.38%) Google
6 117 (3.27%) Rackspace
7 101 (2.83%) Cisco
8 97 (2.71%) Splunk
9 89 (2.49%) New Relic
10 82 (2.29%) SaltStack
11 71 (1.99%) Dell
12 64 (1.79%) Akamai
13 55 (1.54%) Citrix
14 47 (1.31%) HP
15 42 (1.17%) IBM
16 30 (0.84%) Atlassian
17 29 (0.81%) Percona
18 28 (0.78%) F5
18 28 (0.78%) Sybase
19 25 (0.70%) hybris
Hampshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £66,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 6 hours ago
East Sussex
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Blue Glue
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Aviva
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Shares, Pension, BUPA Healthc
Posted: 9 hours ago
Central London / West End
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 15% bonus and company pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 hours ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 12 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Rm Recruitment Ltd.
Posted: 13 hours ago