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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 185 356 605
Rank change year-on-year
+171 +249
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1724 704 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.62% 0.71% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 0.87% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1321 599 265
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -5.00%
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
87586 80521 85840
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.10% 81.33% 79.33%
Number of salaries quoted 70768 66761 72917
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 £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 +113 1134 £57,500 +4.54% 148
South East +151 245 £50,000 -4.76% 30
Yorkshire +82 142 £42,500 - 31
East of England +51 80 £50,000 +25.00% 9
West Midlands +8 35 £50,000 +44.92% 1
North West -11 27 £50,000 +31.57% 15
East Midlands +15 26 £37,500 -16.66% 4
South West +4 26 £42,500 +21.42% 3
North East - 5 £27,500 - 3
Midlands +15 1 - - 1
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 2022 (63.64%) Linux
2 1502 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
3 1385 (43.59%) Puppet
4 1181 (37.17%) Java
5 1157 (36.42%) Opscode Chef
6 1048 (32.99%) Python
7 910 (28.64%) Ruby
8 876 (27.57%) Windows
9 834 (26.25%) MySQL
10 796 (25.06%) Git (software)
11 788 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
12 715 (22.51%) Jenkins
13 682 (21.47%) Apache
14 644 (20.27%) Scrum
15 562 (17.69%) Open Source
16 554 (17.44%) Bash Shell
17 525 (16.53%) PHP
18 523 (16.46%) UNIX
19 522 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
20 520 (16.37%) TDD
21 510 (16.05%) E-Commerce
22 505 (15.90%) .NET
23 504 (15.86%) Perl
24 490 (15.42%) Red Hat
25 483 (15.20%) JavaScript
26 438 (13.79%) Configuration Management
27 437 (13.76%) MongoDB
28 435 (13.69%) Web Services
29 427 (13.44%) VMware
30 418 (13.16%) Finance

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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
1 682 (21.47%) Apache
2 400 (12.59%) nginx
3 358 (11.27%) Tomcat
4 337 (10.61%) IIS
5 192 (6.04%) Node.js
6 190 (5.98%) OpenStack
7 168 (5.29%) Elasticsearch
8 139 (4.38%) Apache Solr
9 74 (2.33%) Confluence
10 52 (1.64%) Jetty
11 49 (1.54%) CMS
12 43 (1.35%) Drupal
13 34 (1.07%) MS Exchange
14 33 (1.04%) WebLogic
15 32 (1.01%) SharePoint
16 27 (0.85%) WebSphere
17 26 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
18 22 (0.69%) Adobe CQ
19 21 (0.66%) WordPress
20 19 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 182 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 15 (0.47%) MS Office
3 9 (0.28%) Weka
4 5 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.063%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.031%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.031%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 48 (1.51%) Sophis RISQUE
2 42 (1.32%) Magento
3 10 (0.31%) Summit
4 9 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.094%) Tridion
8 2 (0.063%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.031%) Oracle CRM
9 1 (0.031%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.031%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 522 (16.43%) Amazon AWS
2 230 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 173 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
4 160 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
5 120 (3.78%) SaaS
5 120 (3.78%) GitHub
6 86 (2.71%) IaaS
7 79 (2.49%) Amazon S3
8 78 (2.46%) PaaS
9 71 (2.23%) Rackspace Cloud
10 21 (0.66%) Joyent
11 20 (0.63%) Basecamp
12 19 (0.60%) ElastiCache
12 19 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 15 (0.47%) CloudFront
14 14 (0.44%) Amazon EMR
14 14 (0.44%) Heroku
14 14 (0.44%) Google App Engine
15 13 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
15 13 (0.41%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 260 (8.18%) DNS
2 208 (6.55%) Firewall
3 192 (6.04%) HTTP
4 181 (5.70%) TCP/IP
5 171 (5.38%) Internet
6 115 (3.62%) LDAP
7 106 (3.34%) SAN
8 87 (2.74%) DHCP
9 65 (2.05%) VPN
10 64 (2.01%) SSL
11 61 (1.92%) WAN
12 59 (1.86%) FTP
13 54 (1.70%) LAN
14 45 (1.42%) SMTP
15 42 (1.32%) Network Security
16 41 (1.29%) VoIP
17 28 (0.88%) VLAN
18 25 (0.79%) MPLS
19 22 (0.69%) NAS
20 20 (0.63%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 834 (26.25%) MySQL
2 437 (13.76%) MongoDB
3 400 (12.59%) SQL Server
4 375 (11.80%) NoSQL
5 235 (7.40%) Redis
6 228 (7.18%) PostgreSQL
7 195 (6.14%) Relational Database
8 185 (5.82%) Big Data
9 184 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
10 139 (4.38%) Hadoop
11 100 (3.15%) RDBMS
12 54 (1.70%) SQLite
13 47 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
14 44 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
15 43 (1.35%) HBase
15 43 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
16 38 (1.20%) Oracle Database
16 38 (1.20%) CouchDB
17 37 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
18 35 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 796 (25.06%) Git (software)
2 715 (22.51%) Jenkins
3 335 (10.54%) Subversion
4 299 (9.41%) TeamCity
5 242 (7.62%) JIRA
6 224 (7.05%) Maven
7 151 (4.75%) Hudson
8 124 (3.90%) Selenium
9 107 (3.37%) Ant
10 105 (3.31%) Cucumber
11 100 (3.15%) NUnit
12 75 (2.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 69 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 58 (1.83%) CruiseControl
15 57 (1.79%) Jasmine
16 55 (1.73%) MSBuild
17 45 (1.42%) PhantomJS
18 42 (1.32%) SpecFlow
18 42 (1.32%) RSpec
19 40 (1.26%) Mercurial
General
1 418 (13.16%) Finance
2 186 (5.85%) Games
3 172 (5.41%) Retail
4 119 (3.75%) Publishing
5 112 (3.53%) Banking
6 111 (3.49%) Marketing
7 76 (2.39%) Advertising
8 59 (1.86%) Telecoms
9 44 (1.38%) Law
9 44 (1.38%) Music Industry
10 34 (1.07%) Legal
11 33 (1.04%) Back Office
12 26 (0.82%) Financial Institution
12 26 (0.82%) Investment Banking
13 19 (0.60%) Front Office
14 18 (0.57%) German Language
15 15 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 13 (0.41%) French Language
16 13 (0.41%) Online Betting
17 11 (0.35%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 910 (28.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 628 (19.77%) Developer
3 496 (15.61%) Administrator
4 486 (15.30%) Systems Administrator
5 324 (10.20%) Linux Administrator
6 321 (10.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 276 (8.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 179 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 155 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
10 139 (4.38%) Linux Engineer
11 135 (4.25%) Architect
12 113 (3.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 112 (3.53%) Java Developer
14 95 (2.99%) Operations Engineer
15 94 (2.96%) Web Engineer
16 92 (2.90%) Senior Systems Administrator
17 88 (2.77%) DevOps Administrator
18 76 (2.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 75 (2.36%) Analyst
20 72 (2.27%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 505 (15.90%) .NET
2 435 (13.69%) Web Services
3 359 (11.30%) LAMP
4 298 (9.38%) HTML
5 210 (6.61%) ASP.NET
6 209 (6.58%) CSS
7 186 (5.85%) REST
8 140 (4.41%) XML
9 137 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 136 (4.28%) AngularJS
11 132 (4.15%) jQuery
12 129 (4.06%) Ruby on Rails
13 113 (3.56%) HTML5
14 105 (3.31%) Spring
15 90 (2.83%) RESTful
16 88 (2.77%) .NET Framework
17 86 (2.71%) Django
17 86 (2.71%) RabbitMQ
18 77 (2.42%) JSON
19 65 (2.05%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 562 (17.69%) Open Source
2 235 (7.40%) Computer Science
3 163 (5.13%) User Experience
4 149 (4.69%) Mobile App
5 119 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
6 90 (2.83%) iPhone
7 73 (2.30%) Blog
7 73 (2.30%) Social Media
8 71 (2.23%) Digital Media
9 63 (1.98%) Replication
10 61 (1.92%) Clustering
11 60 (1.89%) Management Information System
12 58 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
13 56 (1.76%) Augmented Reality
14 50 (1.57%) Blackberry
15 40 (1.26%) Mathematics
16 32 (1.01%) Online Games
17 27 (0.85%) Algorithms
18 23 (0.72%) IPTV
19 20 (0.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2022 (63.64%) Linux
2 876 (27.57%) Windows
3 523 (16.46%) UNIX
4 416 (13.09%) Ubuntu
5 356 (11.21%) CentOS
6 310 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 282 (8.88%) Debian
8 137 (4.31%) Android
9 117 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 97 (3.05%) Apple iOS
11 80 (2.52%) Solaris
12 53 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
13 51 (1.61%) Mac OS X
14 43 (1.35%) AIX
14 43 (1.35%) Fedora
15 38 (1.20%) Windows 7
16 33 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
17 29 (0.91%) Windows 8
18 26 (0.82%) SUSE
19 14 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1502 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
2 788 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
3 644 (20.27%) Scrum
4 520 (16.37%) TDD
5 510 (16.05%) E-Commerce
6 438 (13.79%) Configuration Management
7 376 (11.84%) OO
8 264 (8.31%) BDD
9 246 (7.74%) MVC
10 211 (6.64%) ITIL
11 201 (6.33%) Software Engineering
12 197 (6.20%) Project Management
13 193 (6.07%) Mentoring
14 191 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
15 153 (4.82%) Kanban
16 148 (4.66%) OOP
17 147 (4.63%) Release Management
18 142 (4.47%) Load Balancing
19 135 (4.25%) Service Delivery
20 130 (4.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1181 (37.17%) Java
2 1048 (32.99%) Python
3 910 (28.64%) Ruby
4 554 (17.44%) Bash Shell
5 525 (16.53%) PHP
6 504 (15.86%) Perl
7 483 (15.20%) JavaScript
8 375 (11.80%) C#
9 364 (11.46%) SQL
10 265 (8.34%) PowerShell
11 174 (5.48%) Shell Script
12 136 (4.28%) C
13 132 (4.15%) C++
14 97 (3.05%) Scala
15 66 (2.08%) Groovy
16 30 (0.94%) T-SQL
17 28 (0.88%) Korn
18 26 (0.82%) AWK
18 26 (0.82%) VB
18 26 (0.82%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 282 (8.88%) Degree
2 60 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 42 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 39 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (1.20%) CCNA
6 32 (1.01%) ISEB
6 32 (1.01%) SC Cleared
7 28 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (0.54%) CCNP
10 16 (0.50%) PMI Certification
10 16 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 16 (0.50%) MCSE
10 16 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (0.41%) PhD
12 12 (0.38%) MCITP
13 8 (0.25%) Sun Certification
13 8 (0.25%) NCDA
14 7 (0.22%) RHCE
15 5 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (11.14%) QA
2 109 (3.43%) SLA
3 60 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 19 (0.60%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.31%) COBIT
5 10 (0.31%) ISO 14001
6 9 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.094%) BS15000
8 2 (0.063%) HL7
9 1 (0.031%) WAI
System Software
1 259 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 129 (4.06%) Varnish
3 109 (3.43%) Active Directory
4 105 (3.31%) KVM
5 70 (2.20%) vSphere
6 68 (2.14%) Samba
7 65 (2.05%) NFS
8 58 (1.83%) Xen
9 53 (1.67%) Hyper-V
10 40 (1.26%) VMware ESX
11 38 (1.20%) Docker
12 34 (1.07%) XenServer
13 31 (0.98%) Postfix
14 24 (0.76%) vCloud
15 19 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
16 11 (0.35%) XenApp
17 10 (0.31%) Sendmail
17 10 (0.31%) VirtualBox
17 10 (0.31%) Ceph
18 6 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1385 (43.59%) Puppet
2 1157 (36.42%) Opscode Chef
3 411 (12.94%) Nagios
4 186 (5.85%) ZABBIX
5 184 (5.79%) Ansible
6 158 (4.97%) Vagrant
7 125 (3.93%) Salt
8 93 (2.93%) logstash
9 90 (2.83%) HAProxy
10 57 (1.79%) StatsD
11 50 (1.57%) Opsview
11 50 (1.57%) Zenoss
12 49 (1.54%) Ganglia
13 45 (1.42%) Kibana
14 41 (1.29%) Cacti
15 36 (1.13%) Capistrano
16 28 (0.88%) Munin
17 26 (0.82%) SCOM
18 24 (0.76%) collectd
19 20 (0.63%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 490 (15.42%) Red Hat
2 427 (13.44%) VMware
3 319 (10.04%) Microsoft
4 251 (7.90%) Oracle
5 154 (4.85%) Rackspace
6 128 (4.03%) Cisco
7 126 (3.97%) Dell
8 107 (3.37%) HP
9 90 (2.83%) JBoss
10 79 (2.49%) New Relic
11 66 (2.08%) SaltStack
12 62 (1.95%) Sony
13 59 (1.86%) Juniper
14 57 (1.79%) Google
15 48 (1.51%) Splunk
15 48 (1.51%) Citrix
16 44 (1.38%) Toshiba
17 42 (1.32%) IBM
18 37 (1.16%) Apple
19 35 (1.10%) Perforce
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 to £100000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 20% bonus + stock options
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Cloudreach
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Servicenow
Salary: Salary, Bonus, Stock & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus large company benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £62500 per annum + Pension, health, life, 25 days
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Equity Bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ISL
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 45,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
ShareForce Staffing Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Blue Glue
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Nakama
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Paying up to £45,000 p/annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
IB Boost Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + attractive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday