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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 127 267 452
Rank change year-on-year
+140 +185
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 2385 1191 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.32% 1.07% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.31% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1930 893 430
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £37,850
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
85517 91245 84309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.19% 82.06% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69838 74188 70126
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +96 1495 £60,000 +9.09% 204
South East +150 356 £50,000 -13.04% 41
Yorkshire +88 160 £48,500 +7.77% 23
South West +101 145 £50,000 +17.64% 21
East of England +66 97 £47,500 -5.00% 32
North West +35 48 £40,000 +15.94% 20
West Midlands +28 48 £43,750 +2.94% 13
East Midlands +29 28 £62,500 +73.61% 2
North East -7 4 £31,250 +4.16% 3
South Coast - 2 - -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2432 (60.27%) Linux
2 1815 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
3 1630 (40.40%) Puppet
4 1342 (33.26%) Opscode Chef
5 1272 (31.52%) Python
6 1218 (30.19%) Java
7 1217 (30.16%) Amazon AWS
8 987 (24.46%) Windows
9 985 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
10 953 (23.62%) Ruby
11 932 (23.10%) MySQL
12 924 (22.90%) Git (software)
13 869 (21.54%) Jenkins
14 786 (19.48%) Configuration Management
15 768 (19.03%) Bash Shell
16 752 (18.64%) Apache
17 746 (18.49%) .NET
18 685 (16.98%) Perl
19 676 (16.75%) PHP
20 672 (16.65%) SQL
21 643 (15.94%) Scrum
22 640 (15.86%) JavaScript
22 640 (15.86%) SQL Server
23 638 (15.81%) UNIX
24 572 (14.18%) VMware
25 554 (13.73%) Web Services
26 549 (13.61%) Ansible
27 539 (13.36%) Finance
28 516 (12.79%) TDD
29 509 (12.61%) E-Commerce

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 752 (18.64%) Apache
2 429 (10.63%) IIS
3 419 (10.38%) nginx
4 355 (8.80%) Tomcat
5 274 (6.79%) Node.js
6 225 (5.58%) Elasticsearch
7 207 (5.13%) OpenStack
8 140 (3.47%) JBoss
9 82 (2.03%) Apache Solr
10 81 (2.01%) Confluence
11 59 (1.46%) WebLogic
12 58 (1.44%) WebSphere
13 54 (1.34%) Drupal
14 38 (0.94%) CMS
14 38 (0.94%) Cloud Foundry
15 35 (0.87%) SharePoint
16 33 (0.82%) MS Exchange
17 28 (0.69%) MediaWiki
18 22 (0.55%) GlassFish
19 21 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 172 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.47%) MS Office
3 5 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (0.12%) MS Project
4 3 (0.074%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.074%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.050%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 51 (1.26%) Sophis RISQUE
2 29 (0.72%) assyst
3 18 (0.45%) Magento
4 16 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.27%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.22%) Tridion
7 5 (0.12%) Cordys
8 3 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.074%) Remedy AR System
9 2 (0.050%) Summit
9 2 (0.050%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.050%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.025%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.025%) Global One
Cloud Services
1 1217 (30.16%) Amazon AWS
2 313 (7.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 204 (5.06%) Amazon EC2
4 177 (4.39%) SaaS
5 158 (3.92%) PaaS
6 149 (3.69%) IaaS
7 144 (3.57%) GitHub
8 135 (3.35%) Cloud Computing
9 123 (3.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 116 (2.87%) Amazon S3
11 45 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 44 (1.09%) Route 53
13 43 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
14 38 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 32 (0.79%) Rackspace Cloud
16 29 (0.72%) SoftLayer
17 26 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
18 24 (0.59%) Amazon EMR
19 23 (0.57%) Amazon ElastiCache
20 22 (0.55%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 280 (6.94%) DNS
2 237 (5.87%) Firewall
3 210 (5.20%) HTTP
4 178 (4.41%) TCP/IP
5 170 (4.21%) Internet
6 115 (2.85%) SAN
7 77 (1.91%) VPN
8 76 (1.88%) LAN
9 73 (1.81%) DHCP
10 71 (1.76%) LDAP
11 70 (1.73%) WAN
12 66 (1.64%) Network Security
13 49 (1.21%) SSH
14 48 (1.19%) VLAN
15 46 (1.14%) SSL
16 41 (1.02%) iSCSI
17 35 (0.87%) IPsec
18 33 (0.82%) BGP
19 31 (0.77%) IPv6
20 30 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 932 (23.10%) MySQL
2 640 (15.86%) SQL Server
3 447 (11.08%) NoSQL
4 440 (10.90%) MongoDB
5 262 (6.49%) Redis
6 258 (6.39%) PostgreSQL
7 240 (5.95%) Apache Cassandra
8 225 (5.58%) Relational Database
9 193 (4.78%) Big Data
10 134 (3.32%) Hadoop
11 95 (2.35%) RDBMS
12 86 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
13 79 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
14 64 (1.59%) Couchbase
15 62 (1.54%) Riak
16 56 (1.39%) Oracle Database
17 50 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 41 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
19 36 (0.89%) DB2
19 36 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 924 (22.90%) Git (software)
2 869 (21.54%) Jenkins
3 360 (8.92%) Subversion
4 344 (8.53%) TeamCity
5 248 (6.15%) JIRA
6 216 (5.35%) Maven
7 205 (5.08%) Hudson
8 144 (3.57%) Selenium
9 115 (2.85%) Cucumber
10 110 (2.73%) Ant
11 84 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
12 73 (1.81%) NUnit
13 66 (1.64%) Mercurial
13 66 (1.64%) Visual Studio
14 65 (1.61%) Jasmine
14 65 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 63 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
16 62 (1.54%) Artifactory
17 56 (1.39%) JUnit
18 55 (1.36%) MSBuild
General
1 539 (13.36%) Finance
2 181 (4.49%) Games
2 181 (4.49%) Retail
3 175 (4.34%) Banking
4 107 (2.65%) Publishing
5 71 (1.76%) Marketing
6 68 (1.69%) Law
6 68 (1.69%) Telecoms
7 52 (1.29%) Advertising
8 46 (1.14%) Military
9 42 (1.04%) Automotive
10 41 (1.02%) Legal
11 37 (0.92%) Front Office
12 35 (0.87%) Investment Banking
13 26 (0.64%) Electronics
14 24 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 23 (0.57%) Financial Institution
16 18 (0.45%) Back Office
17 14 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
18 11 (0.27%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1288 (31.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 796 (19.73%) Developer
3 508 (12.59%) Administrator
4 444 (11.00%) Systems Administrator
5 362 (8.97%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 296 (7.34%) Linux Administrator
7 266 (6.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 249 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
9 228 (5.65%) Linux Engineer
10 222 (5.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 211 (5.23%) Senior Developer
12 195 (4.83%) Architect
13 103 (2.55%) Java Developer
14 98 (2.43%) .NET Developer
15 97 (2.40%) Software Engineer
16 88 (2.18%) DevOps Administrator
17 81 (2.01%) C# Developer
18 80 (1.98%) DBA
19 79 (1.96%) Cloud Engineer
20 74 (1.83%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 746 (18.49%) .NET
2 554 (13.73%) Web Services
3 487 (12.07%) HTML
4 335 (8.30%) CSS
5 327 (8.10%) AngularJS
6 270 (6.69%) LAMP
7 269 (6.67%) HTML5
8 267 (6.62%) ASP.NET
9 265 (6.57%) REST
10 192 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
11 188 (4.66%) Spring
12 171 (4.24%) jQuery
12 171 (4.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 159 (3.94%) RESTful
14 153 (3.79%) XML
15 142 (3.52%) J2EE
16 138 (3.42%) JSON
17 128 (3.17%) Middleware
18 119 (2.95%) CSS3
19 104 (2.58%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 430 (10.66%) Open Source
2 262 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 210 (5.20%) Mobile App
4 182 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 137 (3.40%) User Experience
6 101 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 98 (2.43%) Replication
8 92 (2.28%) Public Cloud
9 55 (1.36%) Blackberry
10 50 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 49 (1.21%) Clustering
12 47 (1.16%) Private Cloud
13 43 (1.07%) Blog
14 42 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
15 41 (1.02%) Data Structures
15 41 (1.02%) BBC
16 35 (0.87%) Over-the-Top Content
16 35 (0.87%) iPhone
17 33 (0.82%) Visualisation
18 32 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2432 (60.27%) Linux
2 987 (24.46%) Windows
3 638 (15.81%) UNIX
4 419 (10.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 383 (9.49%) Ubuntu
6 341 (8.45%) CentOS
7 188 (4.66%) Debian
8 141 (3.49%) Android
9 134 (3.32%) Solaris
10 129 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 127 (3.15%) Apple iOS
12 65 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 61 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 32 (0.79%) AIX
15 24 (0.59%) Mac OS X
16 23 (0.57%) Fedora
17 21 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
18 20 (0.50%) CoreOS
19 17 (0.42%) Windows 7
20 16 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1815 (44.98%) Agile Software Development
2 985 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
3 786 (19.48%) Configuration Management
4 643 (15.94%) Scrum
5 516 (12.79%) TDD
6 509 (12.61%) E-Commerce
7 507 (12.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 334 (8.28%) Software Engineering
9 309 (7.66%) BDD
10 306 (7.58%) MVC
11 296 (7.34%) OO
12 275 (6.82%) ITIL
13 218 (5.40%) Kanban
14 206 (5.11%) Continuous Improvement
15 203 (5.03%) Project Management
16 195 (4.83%) Mentoring
17 194 (4.81%) Unit Testing
18 174 (4.31%) SOA
19 154 (3.82%) Automated Testing
20 145 (3.59%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1272 (31.52%) Python
2 1218 (30.19%) Java
3 953 (23.62%) Ruby
4 768 (19.03%) Bash Shell
5 685 (16.98%) Perl
6 676 (16.75%) PHP
7 672 (16.65%) SQL
8 640 (15.86%) JavaScript
9 497 (12.32%) C#
10 445 (11.03%) PowerShell
11 204 (5.06%) Shell Script
12 182 (4.51%) C++
13 166 (4.11%) C
14 122 (3.02%) Scala
15 72 (1.78%) Korn
16 71 (1.76%) T-SQL
17 61 (1.51%) Go
18 58 (1.44%) Groovy
19 28 (0.69%) Clojure
20 22 (0.55%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 459 (11.38%) Degree
2 85 (2.11%) Security Cleared
3 58 (1.44%) DV Cleared
4 57 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (1.16%) SC Cleared
6 45 (1.12%) CCNA
7 41 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
8 37 (0.92%) AWS Certification
9 22 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 21 (0.52%) ISEB
11 11 (0.27%) CCA
11 11 (0.27%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (0.17%) RHCSA
13 7 (0.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 6 (0.15%) CCNP
15 5 (0.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 5 (0.12%) RHCE
15 5 (0.12%) PMP
15 5 (0.12%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 261 (6.47%) QA
2 60 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 59 (1.46%) SLA
4 38 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.62%) FISMA
6 17 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 9 (0.22%) COBIT
8 4 (0.099%) WCAG
9 3 (0.074%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.050%) MiFID
10 2 (0.050%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.025%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.025%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 391 (9.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 200 (4.96%) Docker
3 159 (3.94%) Active Directory
4 129 (3.20%) Varnish
5 83 (2.06%) Hyper-V
6 77 (1.91%) KVM
7 74 (1.83%) vSphere
8 63 (1.56%) Samba
9 55 (1.36%) Xen
10 47 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
11 34 (0.84%) vCloud
12 33 (0.82%) Postfix
12 33 (0.82%) XenServer
13 30 (0.74%) VirtualBox
14 27 (0.67%) GlusterFS
14 27 (0.67%) iptables
14 27 (0.67%) NFS
15 25 (0.62%) VMware ESX
16 20 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 14 (0.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1630 (40.40%) Puppet
2 1342 (33.26%) Opscode Chef
3 549 (13.61%) Ansible
4 475 (11.77%) Nagios
5 237 (5.87%) Salt
6 230 (5.70%) ZABBIX
7 205 (5.08%) Vagrant
8 141 (3.49%) Graphite
9 118 (2.92%) logstash
10 95 (2.35%) HAProxy
11 71 (1.76%) Kibana
12 70 (1.73%) Tivoli
13 58 (1.44%) Zenoss
14 53 (1.31%) Cacti
14 53 (1.31%) Cobbler
15 45 (1.12%) SCCM
16 39 (0.97%) StatsD
16 39 (0.97%) Ganglia
17 37 (0.92%) Capistrano
18 32 (0.79%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 572 (14.18%) VMware
2 484 (12.00%) Red Hat
3 420 (10.41%) Oracle
4 360 (8.92%) Microsoft
5 174 (4.31%) Google
6 135 (3.35%) Rackspace
7 133 (3.30%) Cisco
8 114 (2.83%) New Relic
9 106 (2.63%) Splunk
10 88 (2.18%) IBM
11 82 (2.03%) SaltStack
12 65 (1.61%) Dell
13 61 (1.51%) Akamai
14 47 (1.16%) Citrix
15 43 (1.07%) HP
16 40 (0.99%) Sitecore
17 38 (0.94%) Juniper
18 37 (0.92%) F5
18 37 (0.92%) Remedy
19 30 (0.74%) Atlassian
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