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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 184 359 570
Rank change year-on-year
+175 +211
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1711 684 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.60% 0.69% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 0.84% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 576 307
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 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -7.50%
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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
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 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +117 1130 £57,500 +4.54% 135
South East +127 247 £50,000 -4.76% 25
Yorkshire +75 131 £45,000 - 29
East of England +39 78 £55,000 +33.33% 6
West Midlands +13 36 £52,500 +56.71% 2
South West -5 30 £42,500 +21.42% 5
North West -7 28 £45,500 +19.73% 9
East Midlands +15 22 £37,500 -16.66% 5
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 19 September 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 1993 (63.45%) Linux
2 1496 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
3 1378 (43.87%) Puppet
4 1185 (37.73%) Java
5 1160 (36.93%) Opscode Chef
6 1037 (33.01%) Python
7 904 (28.78%) Ruby
8 856 (27.25%) Windows
9 847 (26.97%) MySQL
10 792 (25.21%) Git (software)
11 785 (24.99%) Continuous Integration
12 708 (22.54%) Jenkins
13 691 (22.00%) Apache
14 649 (20.66%) Scrum
15 569 (18.12%) Open Source
16 560 (17.83%) Bash Shell
17 533 (16.97%) PHP
18 528 (16.81%) Perl
19 521 (16.59%) Amazon AWS
20 520 (16.56%) TDD
21 516 (16.43%) UNIX
22 508 (16.17%) .NET
23 506 (16.11%) E-Commerce
24 498 (15.85%) Red Hat
25 483 (15.38%) JavaScript
26 456 (14.52%) Configuration Management
27 445 (14.17%) Web Services
28 436 (13.88%) VMware
29 433 (13.79%) MongoDB
30 425 (13.53%) Nagios

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 691 (22.00%) Apache
2 398 (12.67%) nginx
3 359 (11.43%) Tomcat
4 340 (10.82%) IIS
5 180 (5.73%) OpenStack
6 178 (5.67%) Node.js
7 170 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
8 144 (4.58%) Apache Solr
9 77 (2.45%) Confluence
10 51 (1.62%) Jetty
11 50 (1.59%) CMS
12 48 (1.53%) Drupal
13 35 (1.11%) MS Exchange
14 31 (0.99%) SharePoint
15 28 (0.89%) WebSphere
16 27 (0.86%) WebLogic
17 24 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
18 22 (0.70%) Adobe CQ
19 21 (0.67%) WordPress
20 17 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 174 (5.54%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.32%) MS Office
3 7 (0.22%) Weka
4 5 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.096%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.064%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.032%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.032%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 43 (1.37%) Magento
2 41 (1.31%) Sophis RISQUE
3 10 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (0.32%) Summit
4 5 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.096%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.096%) Tridion
6 2 (0.064%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.032%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 521 (16.59%) Amazon AWS
2 229 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 170 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
4 164 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
5 132 (4.20%) SaaS
6 110 (3.50%) GitHub
7 89 (2.83%) IaaS
8 77 (2.45%) PaaS
9 73 (2.32%) Amazon S3
10 68 (2.16%) Rackspace Cloud
11 27 (0.86%) Joyent
12 20 (0.64%) Basecamp
13 19 (0.60%) ElastiCache
13 19 (0.60%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 15 (0.48%) Route 53
15 14 (0.45%) Google App Engine
15 14 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
16 13 (0.41%) AWS Data Pipeline
16 13 (0.41%) CloudFront
16 13 (0.41%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 269 (8.56%) DNS
2 214 (6.81%) Firewall
3 201 (6.40%) HTTP
4 188 (5.99%) TCP/IP
5 180 (5.73%) Internet
6 123 (3.92%) LDAP
7 105 (3.34%) SAN
8 89 (2.83%) DHCP
9 70 (2.23%) SSL
10 69 (2.20%) VPN
11 65 (2.07%) WAN
12 63 (2.01%) FTP
13 59 (1.88%) LAN
14 49 (1.56%) SMTP
15 42 (1.34%) Network Security
16 38 (1.21%) VoIP
17 30 (0.96%) VLAN
18 25 (0.80%) MPLS
19 21 (0.67%) NAS
20 20 (0.64%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 847 (26.97%) MySQL
2 433 (13.79%) MongoDB
3 393 (12.51%) SQL Server
4 362 (11.52%) NoSQL
5 230 (7.32%) Redis
6 225 (7.16%) PostgreSQL
7 197 (6.27%) Relational Database
8 178 (5.67%) Big Data
9 175 (5.57%) Apache Cassandra
10 135 (4.30%) Hadoop
11 95 (3.02%) RDBMS
12 48 (1.53%) Amazon RDS
13 47 (1.50%) SQLite
14 45 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
14 45 (1.43%) HBase
15 42 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
16 41 (1.31%) Oracle Database
17 36 (1.15%) CouchDB
18 34 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
18 34 (1.08%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 792 (25.21%) Git (software)
2 708 (22.54%) Jenkins
3 349 (11.11%) Subversion
4 281 (8.95%) TeamCity
5 248 (7.90%) JIRA
6 215 (6.84%) Maven
7 152 (4.84%) Hudson
8 122 (3.88%) Selenium
9 108 (3.44%) Ant
10 103 (3.28%) Cucumber
11 93 (2.96%) NUnit
12 77 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
13 66 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 64 (2.04%) CruiseControl
15 56 (1.78%) MSBuild
16 54 (1.72%) Jasmine
17 43 (1.37%) PhantomJS
18 41 (1.31%) SpecFlow
19 40 (1.27%) RSpec
20 35 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 399 (12.70%) Finance
2 187 (5.95%) Games
3 172 (5.48%) Retail
4 117 (3.72%) Marketing
5 111 (3.53%) Publishing
6 107 (3.41%) Banking
7 84 (2.67%) Advertising
8 63 (2.01%) Telecoms
9 44 (1.40%) Music Industry
10 43 (1.37%) Law
11 35 (1.11%) Back Office
12 33 (1.05%) Legal
13 26 (0.83%) Financial Institution
14 24 (0.76%) Investment Banking
15 17 (0.54%) Online Betting
16 16 (0.51%) German Language
16 16 (0.51%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.38%) Electronics
18 11 (0.35%) Front Office
18 11 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 925 (29.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 610 (19.42%) Developer
3 484 (15.41%) Administrator
4 480 (15.28%) Systems Administrator
5 326 (10.38%) Linux Administrator
6 323 (10.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 282 (8.98%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 173 (5.51%) Senior Developer
9 149 (4.74%) Systems Engineer
10 143 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
11 135 (4.30%) Architect
12 120 (3.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 113 (3.60%) Java Developer
14 97 (3.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 95 (3.02%) Web Engineer
15 95 (3.02%) Operations Engineer
16 85 (2.71%) DevOps Administrator
17 77 (2.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 72 (2.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
19 70 (2.23%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 508 (16.17%) .NET
2 445 (14.17%) Web Services
3 358 (11.40%) LAMP
4 293 (9.33%) HTML
5 210 (6.69%) CSS
6 206 (6.56%) ASP.NET
7 187 (5.95%) REST
8 155 (4.93%) XML
9 132 (4.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 128 (4.08%) jQuery
10 128 (4.08%) AngularJS
11 127 (4.04%) Ruby on Rails
12 110 (3.50%) Spring
13 105 (3.34%) HTML5
14 96 (3.06%) RESTful
15 94 (2.99%) JSON
16 89 (2.83%) RabbitMQ
17 82 (2.61%) .NET Framework
18 77 (2.45%) Django
19 64 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 569 (18.12%) Open Source
2 230 (7.32%) Computer Science
3 161 (5.13%) User Experience
4 149 (4.74%) Mobile App
5 125 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 89 (2.83%) iPhone
7 77 (2.45%) Social Media
8 71 (2.26%) Digital Media
9 70 (2.23%) Blog
10 65 (2.07%) Replication
11 64 (2.04%) Clustering
12 57 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
12 57 (1.81%) Augmented Reality
13 54 (1.72%) Management Information System
14 48 (1.53%) Blackberry
15 43 (1.37%) Mathematics
16 37 (1.18%) Online Games
17 21 (0.67%) Hedge funds
17 21 (0.67%) IPTV
18 19 (0.60%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1993 (63.45%) Linux
2 856 (27.25%) Windows
3 516 (16.43%) UNIX
4 423 (13.47%) Ubuntu
5 366 (11.65%) CentOS
6 315 (10.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 290 (9.23%) Debian
8 134 (4.27%) Android
9 115 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 103 (3.28%) Apple iOS
11 82 (2.61%) Solaris
12 53 (1.69%) Mac OS X
13 51 (1.62%) Windows Server 2012
14 43 (1.37%) Fedora
15 42 (1.34%) AIX
16 35 (1.11%) Windows 7
17 34 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (0.86%) Windows 8
19 25 (0.80%) SUSE
20 14 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1496 (47.63%) Agile Software Development
2 785 (24.99%) Continuous Integration
3 649 (20.66%) Scrum
4 520 (16.56%) TDD
5 506 (16.11%) E-Commerce
6 456 (14.52%) Configuration Management
7 359 (11.43%) OO
8 253 (8.05%) BDD
9 242 (7.70%) MVC
10 215 (6.84%) ITIL
11 208 (6.62%) Software Engineering
12 189 (6.02%) Mentoring
13 188 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
13 188 (5.99%) Project Management
14 156 (4.97%) Load Balancing
15 153 (4.87%) Release Management
15 153 (4.87%) Kanban
16 140 (4.46%) OOP
17 136 (4.33%) Service Delivery
18 129 (4.11%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1185 (37.73%) Java
2 1037 (33.01%) Python
3 904 (28.78%) Ruby
4 560 (17.83%) Bash Shell
5 533 (16.97%) PHP
6 528 (16.81%) Perl
7 483 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 380 (12.10%) SQL
9 372 (11.84%) C#
10 262 (8.34%) PowerShell
11 173 (5.51%) Shell Script
12 137 (4.36%) C
13 135 (4.30%) C++
14 107 (3.41%) Scala
15 69 (2.20%) Groovy
16 35 (1.11%) T-SQL
17 28 (0.89%) VB
17 28 (0.89%) Korn
18 27 (0.86%) AWK
19 26 (0.83%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 273 (8.69%) Degree
2 65 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
3 42 (1.34%) Security Cleared
4 40 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
5 38 (1.21%) CCNA
6 34 (1.08%) ISEB
7 30 (0.96%) SC Cleared
7 30 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 18 (0.57%) MCSE
10 16 (0.51%) CCNP
10 16 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 15 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (0.45%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.41%) RHCE
13 13 (0.41%) PhD
14 12 (0.38%) MCITP
15 8 (0.25%) Sun Certification
15 8 (0.25%) NCDA
16 5 (0.16%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 353 (11.24%) QA
2 104 (3.31%) SLA
3 68 (2.16%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.67%) ISO 9001
5 10 (0.32%) COBIT
5 10 (0.32%) ISO 14001
6 9 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.096%) BS15000
9 2 (0.064%) WAI
9 2 (0.064%) HL7
System Software
1 272 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 130 (4.14%) Varnish
3 112 (3.57%) KVM
4 106 (3.37%) Active Directory
5 74 (2.36%) vSphere
6 70 (2.23%) Samba
7 66 (2.10%) NFS
8 60 (1.91%) Xen
9 49 (1.56%) Hyper-V
10 39 (1.24%) XenServer
11 37 (1.18%) VMware ESX
12 36 (1.15%) Docker
13 34 (1.08%) Postfix
14 25 (0.80%) vCloud
15 19 (0.60%) VMware ESXi
16 13 (0.41%) VirtualBox
16 13 (0.41%) XenApp
17 10 (0.32%) Sendmail
18 6 (0.19%) XenDesktop
18 6 (0.19%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1378 (43.87%) Puppet
2 1160 (36.93%) Opscode Chef
3 425 (13.53%) Nagios
4 192 (6.11%) ZABBIX
5 168 (5.35%) Ansible
6 155 (4.93%) Vagrant
7 127 (4.04%) Salt
8 98 (3.12%) logstash
9 90 (2.87%) HAProxy
10 56 (1.78%) StatsD
11 54 (1.72%) Zenoss
12 53 (1.69%) Ganglia
13 48 (1.53%) Opsview
13 48 (1.53%) Kibana
14 45 (1.43%) Cacti
15 42 (1.34%) Capistrano
16 34 (1.08%) Munin
17 27 (0.86%) SCOM
18 21 (0.67%) Cobbler
19 20 (0.64%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 498 (15.85%) Red Hat
2 436 (13.88%) VMware
3 307 (9.77%) Microsoft
4 246 (7.83%) Oracle
5 159 (5.06%) Rackspace
6 124 (3.95%) Cisco
7 123 (3.92%) Dell
8 110 (3.50%) HP
9 92 (2.93%) JBoss
10 82 (2.61%) New Relic
11 63 (2.01%) Google
12 62 (1.97%) Juniper
13 60 (1.91%) Sony
14 53 (1.69%) SaltStack
15 47 (1.50%) Splunk
16 46 (1.46%) Citrix
17 44 (1.40%) Toshiba
18 40 (1.27%) IBM
19 38 (1.21%) Apple
19 38 (1.21%) Perforce
Hampshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: From £36,000 to £43,000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Share Option +++
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Surrey
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, healthcare etc
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £44,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Shares + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Shares
Posted: 20 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £43000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Good benefits / Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + attractive benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £50000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
The Myers Group
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum good pension health care life assura
Posted: Yesterday
London
Moonpig.com
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optimum IT
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday