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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 103 188 303
Rank change year-on-year
+85 +115
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 2730 1664 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.88% 1.71% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 2.00% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2256 1292 787
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
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
82255 83057 81542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 86.87% 85.16% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 69160 68835 65687
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +58 1592 £62,500 +4.16% 316
South East +39 363 £51,000 +7.36% 53
Yorkshire +51 227 £45,000 - 54
North West +102 139 £46,250 +8.82% 35
East of England +69 139 £45,000 -14.28% 22
South West +34 130 £47,750 +6.11% 36
East Midlands +72 84 £45,000 - 13
West Midlands -12 66 £40,000 - 31
North East -3 2 £42,500 -7.60% 5
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2891 (52.19%) Linux
2 2678 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
3 2043 (36.88%) Puppet
4 1860 (33.58%) Python
5 1831 (33.06%) Java
6 1679 (30.31%) Amazon AWS
7 1657 (29.92%) Continuous Integration
8 1649 (29.77%) Opscode Chef
9 1365 (24.64%) Jenkins
10 1181 (21.32%) Ruby
11 1132 (20.44%) Windows
12 1068 (19.28%) Ansible
13 1065 (19.23%) Configuration Management
14 1058 (19.10%) Git (software)
15 1042 (18.81%) JavaScript
16 969 (17.49%) SQL
17 953 (17.21%) Bash Shell
18 926 (16.72%) MySQL
19 921 (16.63%) Finance
20 904 (16.32%) Scrum
21 884 (15.96%) Web Services
22 789 (14.24%) TDD
23 785 (14.17%) E-Commerce
24 767 (13.85%) Apache
25 765 (13.81%) VMware
26 758 (13.68%) Docker
27 756 (13.65%) .NET
28 745 (13.45%) PHP
29 709 (12.80%) Open Source
30 684 (12.35%) Software Engineering

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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
1 767 (13.85%) Apache
2 470 (8.49%) Node.js
3 424 (7.65%) IIS
4 362 (6.54%) Tomcat
5 298 (5.38%) nginx
6 282 (5.09%) OpenStack
7 258 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
8 253 (4.57%) JBoss
9 140 (2.53%) Confluence
10 132 (2.38%) WebSphere
11 112 (2.02%) WebLogic
12 90 (1.62%) Apache Solr
13 83 (1.50%) Apache Spark
14 72 (1.30%) CMS
15 67 (1.21%) BizTalk Server
15 67 (1.21%) Drupal
16 52 (0.94%) Mule
17 50 (0.90%) SharePoint
18 49 (0.88%) CloudStack
19 38 (0.69%) Jetty
Applications
1 183 (3.30%) MS Excel
2 23 (0.42%) MS Office
3 18 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 9 (0.16%) HipChat
6 8 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 6 (0.11%) MS Project
8 3 (0.054%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.018%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 41 (0.74%) Magento
2 35 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 16 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
5 11 (0.20%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.13%) SAP GRC
7 4 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.054%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
8 3 (0.054%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.054%) SAP R/3
8 3 (0.054%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.036%) AWD
9 2 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.036%) FLEXCUBE
9 2 (0.036%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.036%) VisionPLUS
10 1 (0.018%) assyst
10 1 (0.018%) Front Arena
10 1 (0.018%) SAP FI-CA
10 1 (0.018%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1679 (30.31%) Amazon AWS
2 412 (7.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 266 (4.80%) Amazon EC2
4 253 (4.57%) SaaS
5 195 (3.52%) IaaS
6 192 (3.47%) PaaS
7 189 (3.41%) GitHub
8 145 (2.62%) Cloud Computing
9 118 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 117 (2.11%) Amazon S3
11 116 (2.09%) Google Cloud Platform
12 67 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 59 (1.07%) CloudFront
14 54 (0.97%) Joyent
15 44 (0.79%) Route 53
16 41 (0.74%) Office 365
17 37 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
18 33 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 32 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
20 29 (0.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 433 (7.82%) Firewall
2 369 (6.66%) DNS
3 219 (3.95%) Internet
3 219 (3.95%) TCP/IP
4 216 (3.90%) HTTP
5 113 (2.04%) VPN
6 104 (1.88%) SAN
7 97 (1.75%) SSL
8 88 (1.59%) LDAP
9 70 (1.26%) LAN
10 59 (1.07%) WAN
11 58 (1.05%) Network Security
12 48 (0.87%) DHCP
13 47 (0.85%) SSH
14 46 (0.83%) VLAN
15 30 (0.54%) VoIP
16 28 (0.51%) NAS
16 28 (0.51%) SMTP
17 27 (0.49%) HTTPS
18 26 (0.47%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 926 (16.72%) MySQL
2 679 (12.26%) SQL Server
3 520 (9.39%) NoSQL
4 474 (8.56%) MongoDB
5 303 (5.47%) Big Data
6 289 (5.22%) Redis
7 237 (4.28%) PostgreSQL
8 206 (3.72%) Hadoop
9 199 (3.59%) Relational Database
10 186 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
11 137 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 108 (1.95%) Couchbase
13 94 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
14 93 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
15 92 (1.66%) RDBMS
16 78 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 70 (1.26%) Oracle Database
18 66 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
19 57 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
19 57 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1365 (24.64%) Jenkins
2 1058 (19.10%) Git (software)
3 411 (7.42%) Maven
4 410 (7.40%) TeamCity
5 378 (6.82%) JIRA
6 335 (6.05%) Subversion
7 221 (3.99%) Vagrant
8 215 (3.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 207 (3.74%) Hudson
9 207 (3.74%) Selenium
10 188 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
11 162 (2.92%) Octopus Deploy
12 124 (2.24%) Ant
13 88 (1.59%) Gradle
13 88 (1.59%) Visual Studio
14 67 (1.21%) SpecFlow
15 66 (1.19%) Cucumber
15 66 (1.19%) PHPUnit
16 63 (1.14%) MSBuild
17 58 (1.05%) Eclipse
General
1 921 (16.63%) Finance
2 277 (5.00%) Banking
3 255 (4.60%) Law
4 230 (4.15%) Games
5 227 (4.10%) Telecoms
6 221 (3.99%) Retail
7 161 (2.91%) Marketing
8 75 (1.35%) Publishing
9 52 (0.94%) Advertising
9 52 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 43 (0.78%) Investment Banking
11 36 (0.65%) Online Betting
12 33 (0.60%) Electronics
13 31 (0.56%) Back Office
13 31 (0.56%) Front Office
14 29 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
16 25 (0.45%) Legal
17 13 (0.23%) Brand Awareness
17 13 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 1801 (32.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 1204 (21.74%) Developer
3 693 (12.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 634 (11.45%) Linux Engineer
5 506 (9.14%) Administrator
6 502 (9.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 442 (7.98%) Systems Administrator
8 364 (6.57%) Java Developer
9 349 (6.30%) Linux Administrator
10 334 (6.03%) Architect
11 333 (6.01%) Senior Developer
12 309 (5.58%) Systems Engineer
13 298 (5.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
14 296 (5.34%) AWS Engineer
15 271 (4.89%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 258 (4.66%) DevOps Administrator
17 236 (4.26%) DevOps Systems Engineer
18 217 (3.92%) Software Engineer
19 216 (3.90%) Automation Engineer
20 190 (3.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 884 (15.96%) Web Services
2 756 (13.65%) .NET
3 525 (9.48%) HTML
4 501 (9.04%) LAMP
5 483 (8.72%) CSS
6 404 (7.29%) REST
7 374 (6.75%) AngularJS
8 314 (5.67%) HTML5
9 295 (5.33%) Spring
10 293 (5.29%) JSON
11 286 (5.16%) Middleware
12 271 (4.89%) XML
13 258 (4.66%) jQuery
14 240 (4.33%) SOAP
15 235 (4.24%) ASP.NET
16 234 (4.22%) RESTful
17 158 (2.85%) CSS3
18 145 (2.62%) J2EE
19 139 (2.51%) RabbitMQ
20 136 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 289 (5.22%) Computer Science
2 260 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
3 190 (3.43%) Data Centre
4 179 (3.23%) Fintech
5 158 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 143 (2.58%) User Experience
7 113 (2.04%) Replication
8 107 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
8 107 (1.93%) Management Information System
9 75 (1.35%) Public Cloud
10 66 (1.19%) Visualisation
11 63 (1.14%) Mathematics
12 60 (1.08%) Clustering
13 59 (1.07%) Algorithms
14 55 (0.99%) Online Games
15 50 (0.90%) Private Cloud
16 49 (0.88%) Blog
17 47 (0.85%) Digital Media
18 44 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 34 (0.61%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2891 (52.19%) Linux
2 1132 (20.44%) Windows
3 577 (10.42%) Unix
4 467 (8.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 412 (7.44%) Ubuntu
6 406 (7.33%) CentOS
7 387 (6.99%) Windows Server
8 147 (2.65%) Debian
9 122 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 117 (2.11%) Apple iOS
11 98 (1.77%) Windows Server 2012
12 92 (1.66%) Android
13 71 (1.28%) Solaris
14 44 (0.79%) Mac OS X
15 28 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (0.40%) CoreOS
17 21 (0.38%) Amazon Linux
18 19 (0.34%) SUSE
19 17 (0.31%) AIX
20 13 (0.23%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2678 (48.35%) Agile Software Development
2 1657 (29.92%) Continuous Integration
3 1065 (19.23%) Configuration Management
4 904 (16.32%) Scrum
5 789 (14.24%) TDD
6 785 (14.17%) E-Commerce
7 709 (12.80%) Open Source
8 684 (12.35%) Software Engineering
9 680 (12.28%) Continuous Delivery
10 418 (7.55%) BDD
11 412 (7.44%) OO
12 384 (6.93%) High Availability
13 365 (6.59%) MVC
14 321 (5.80%) Release Management
15 317 (5.72%) ITIL
16 306 (5.52%) SOA
17 288 (5.20%) Mentoring
18 276 (4.98%) SDLC
19 254 (4.59%) Kanban
20 248 (4.48%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1860 (33.58%) Python
2 1831 (33.06%) Java
3 1181 (21.32%) Ruby
4 1042 (18.81%) JavaScript
5 969 (17.49%) SQL
6 953 (17.21%) Bash Shell
7 745 (13.45%) PHP
8 660 (11.92%) C#
9 626 (11.30%) Perl
10 583 (10.53%) PowerShell
11 255 (4.60%) C++
12 242 (4.37%) Shell Script
13 197 (3.56%) Scala
14 168 (3.03%) C
14 168 (3.03%) Go
15 155 (2.80%) T-SQL
16 106 (1.91%) Groovy
17 59 (1.07%) Clojure
18 56 (1.01%) Objective-C
19 39 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 493 (8.90%) Degree
2 118 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 70 (1.26%) SC Cleared
4 52 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
5 44 (0.79%) CCNA
6 39 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 38 (0.69%) DV Cleared
8 31 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 29 (0.52%) AWS Certification
10 26 (0.47%) PhD
10 26 (0.47%) Postgraduate
11 20 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
11 20 (0.36%) MCSE
12 19 (0.34%) PMI Certification
13 16 (0.29%) CCNP
14 13 (0.23%) MBA
14 13 (0.23%) PMP
14 13 (0.23%) RHCE
15 12 (0.22%) CITP
16 9 (0.16%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (6.88%) QA
2 68 (1.23%) PCI DSS
3 37 (0.67%) SLA
4 26 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.16%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.13%) COBIT
8 5 (0.090%) ISO 9001
9 4 (0.072%) COSO
9 4 (0.072%) ISO22301
9 4 (0.072%) SDET
10 3 (0.054%) SNOMED CT
10 3 (0.054%) WCAG
11 1 (0.018%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.018%) FISMA
11 1 (0.018%) HIPAA
11 1 (0.018%) WAI
System Software
1 758 (13.68%) Docker
2 534 (9.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 185 (3.34%) Active Directory
4 168 (3.03%) KVM
5 147 (2.65%) Xen
6 81 (1.46%) vSphere
7 65 (1.17%) Varnish
8 57 (1.03%) Hyper-V
9 54 (0.97%) XenServer
10 47 (0.85%) NFS
11 42 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
12 40 (0.72%) vCloud
13 39 (0.70%) VirtualBox
14 33 (0.60%) Samba
15 31 (0.56%) LXC
16 21 (0.38%) VMware ESX
17 20 (0.36%) iptables
18 19 (0.34%) Squid
19 18 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
20 16 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2043 (36.88%) Puppet
2 1649 (29.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1068 (19.28%) Ansible
4 370 (6.68%) Nagios
5 224 (4.04%) Salt
6 193 (3.48%) ZABBIX
7 125 (2.26%) CFEngine
8 80 (1.44%) Mesos
9 66 (1.19%) Graphite
10 62 (1.12%) Kubernetes
11 60 (1.08%) Cobbler
12 53 (0.96%) Capistrano
13 52 (0.94%) logstash
14 50 (0.90%) Terraform
15 42 (0.76%) Tivoli
16 40 (0.72%) yum
17 35 (0.63%) Kibana
18 30 (0.54%) Backup Exec
18 30 (0.54%) Icinga
18 30 (0.54%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 765 (13.81%) VMware
2 535 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 512 (9.24%) Red Hat
4 511 (9.23%) Oracle
5 263 (4.75%) Google
6 135 (2.44%) IBM
7 131 (2.37%) SaltStack
8 129 (2.33%) Cisco
9 124 (2.24%) Rackspace
10 116 (2.09%) Splunk
11 110 (1.99%) New Relic
12 94 (1.70%) Atlassian
13 84 (1.52%) Citrix
14 82 (1.48%) SAP
15 67 (1.21%) AppDynamics
16 64 (1.16%) hybris
17 62 (1.12%) F5
18 61 (1.10%) webMethods
19 56 (1.01%) MuleSoft
20 49 (0.88%) WSO2
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + £ neg+bonus+bens
Posted: 7 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus, pension, benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus, benefits, negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £400000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Tribal Worldwide
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £80000 per annum + stock options + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Barnet, Hertfordshire
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
North London
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday