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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 186 287 524
Rank change year-on-year
+101 +237
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1670 985 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.59% 0.96% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.18% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 817 336
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
86698 83726 86947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.30% 81.77% 79.71%
Number of salaries quoted 71999 67940 74673
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +74 1049 £60,000 +9.09% 93
South East +96 271 £47,500 +2.15% 31
Yorkshire +85 178 £45,000 +9.09% 18
East of England -1 49 £47,500 +7.95% 15
South West +8 47 £45,000 +5.88% 10
East Midlands +34 24 £35,250 -6.00% 1
North West -15 21 £45,500 -35.00% 5
West Midlands +3 15 £40,000 -17.94% 3
North East - 11 £43,000 - 2
Midlands - 1 - -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2088 (61.98%) Linux
2 1576 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
3 1487 (44.14%) Puppet
4 1211 (35.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1200 (35.62%) Java
6 1080 (32.06%) Python
7 959 (28.47%) Windows
8 944 (28.02%) Ruby
9 941 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
10 851 (25.26%) Git (software)
11 841 (24.96%) MySQL
12 785 (23.30%) Jenkins
13 682 (20.24%) Apache
14 677 (20.09%) Scrum
15 600 (17.81%) Bash Shell
16 568 (16.86%) .NET
17 548 (16.27%) TDD
18 538 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
19 535 (15.88%) Open Source
20 529 (15.70%) JavaScript
21 522 (15.49%) UNIX
22 512 (15.20%) Configuration Management
23 509 (15.11%) PHP
24 501 (14.87%) Perl
25 498 (14.78%) SQL Server
26 486 (14.43%) VMware
27 482 (14.31%) E-Commerce
28 472 (14.01%) SQL
29 458 (13.59%) Nagios
30 447 (13.27%) Red Hat

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 (20.24%) Apache
2 432 (12.82%) nginx
3 384 (11.40%) Tomcat
4 346 (10.27%) IIS
5 236 (7.01%) Node.js
6 202 (6.00%) OpenStack
7 179 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
8 129 (3.83%) Apache Solr
9 117 (3.47%) JBoss
10 87 (2.58%) Confluence
11 57 (1.69%) WebLogic
12 51 (1.51%) SharePoint
13 41 (1.22%) CMS
13 41 (1.22%) Jetty
14 39 (1.16%) WebSphere
15 35 (1.04%) Drupal
16 31 (0.92%) Oracle Workflow
17 26 (0.77%) MS Exchange
18 23 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
19 22 (0.65%) CloudStack
Applications
1 195 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 16 (0.47%) MS Office
3 11 (0.33%) Weka
4 4 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.089%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.089%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.030%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.030%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.030%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 66 (1.96%) Sophis RISQUE
2 32 (0.95%) Magento
3 19 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (0.33%) Summit
5 7 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.059%) Tridion
8 1 (0.030%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.030%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 538 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 240 (7.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 179 (5.31%) Cloud Computing
4 156 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
5 120 (3.56%) SaaS
6 115 (3.41%) GitHub
7 106 (3.15%) Amazon S3
8 92 (2.73%) IaaS
9 86 (2.55%) PaaS
10 53 (1.57%) Rackspace Cloud
11 33 (0.98%) SoftLayer
12 21 (0.62%) Route 53
13 20 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
14 16 (0.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 16 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
14 16 (0.47%) ElastiCache
15 12 (0.36%) Google App Engine
16 11 (0.33%) Heroku
17 10 (0.30%) Joyent
17 10 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 250 (7.42%) DNS
2 218 (6.47%) Firewall
3 211 (6.26%) HTTP
4 195 (5.79%) TCP/IP
5 168 (4.99%) Internet
6 120 (3.56%) SAN
7 84 (2.49%) LDAP
8 75 (2.23%) DHCP
9 70 (2.08%) VPN
9 70 (2.08%) WAN
10 64 (1.90%) LAN
11 56 (1.66%) SSL
12 42 (1.25%) Network Security
13 40 (1.19%) FTP
14 32 (0.95%) VoIP
14 32 (0.95%) VLAN
15 31 (0.92%) SMTP
16 28 (0.83%) IPv4
17 25 (0.74%) NAS
18 23 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 841 (24.96%) MySQL
2 498 (14.78%) SQL Server
3 427 (12.67%) MongoDB
4 419 (12.44%) NoSQL
5 238 (7.06%) Redis
6 222 (6.59%) Apache Cassandra
7 200 (5.94%) Big Data
8 198 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
9 179 (5.31%) Relational Database
10 156 (4.63%) Hadoop
11 109 (3.24%) RDBMS
12 67 (1.99%) SQLite
13 54 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
14 50 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 48 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
15 48 (1.42%) MariaDB
15 48 (1.42%) Oracle Database
16 46 (1.37%) Riak
17 43 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
17 43 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 851 (25.26%) Git (software)
2 785 (23.30%) Jenkins
3 371 (11.01%) TeamCity
4 332 (9.85%) Subversion
5 247 (7.33%) Maven
6 246 (7.30%) JIRA
7 209 (6.20%) Hudson
8 134 (3.98%) Ant
9 131 (3.89%) NUnit
10 119 (3.53%) Selenium
10 119 (3.53%) Cucumber
11 96 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
12 82 (2.43%) MSBuild
13 75 (2.23%) Jasmine
14 71 (2.11%) Mercurial
15 70 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 64 (1.90%) Visual Studio
17 61 (1.81%) RSpec
18 52 (1.54%) PhantomJS
18 52 (1.54%) Artifactory
General
1 406 (12.05%) Finance
2 193 (5.73%) Games
3 159 (4.72%) Publishing
4 158 (4.69%) Retail
5 104 (3.09%) Marketing
6 94 (2.79%) Banking
7 61 (1.81%) Advertising
8 47 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 46 (1.37%) Law
10 37 (1.10%) Music Industry
11 31 (0.92%) Legal
12 28 (0.83%) Front Office
13 22 (0.65%) Financial Institution
14 21 (0.62%) Investment Banking
15 19 (0.56%) Back Office
16 16 (0.47%) German Language
17 13 (0.39%) French Language
17 13 (0.39%) Automotive
18 12 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 924 (27.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 701 (20.81%) Developer
3 537 (15.94%) Administrator
4 482 (14.31%) Systems Administrator
5 337 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
6 317 (9.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 258 (7.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 194 (5.76%) Senior Developer
9 189 (5.61%) Systems Engineer
10 176 (5.22%) Architect
11 155 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
12 128 (3.80%) Java Developer
13 105 (3.12%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 93 (2.76%) .NET Developer
15 90 (2.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
16 78 (2.32%) DBA
17 75 (2.23%) Operations Engineer
18 71 (2.11%) Senior Systems Engineer
19 68 (2.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 68 (2.02%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 568 (16.86%) .NET
2 445 (13.21%) Web Services
3 338 (10.03%) HTML
4 332 (9.85%) LAMP
5 251 (7.45%) REST
6 248 (7.36%) ASP.NET
7 235 (6.98%) CSS
8 198 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 166 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 145 (4.30%) HTML5
11 132 (3.92%) jQuery
12 126 (3.74%) Spring
13 122 (3.62%) XML
13 122 (3.62%) RabbitMQ
14 113 (3.35%) Ruby on Rails
15 105 (3.12%) .NET Framework
16 99 (2.94%) Django
17 97 (2.88%) RESTful
18 91 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
19 76 (2.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 535 (15.88%) Open Source
2 219 (6.50%) Computer Science
3 172 (5.11%) Mobile App
4 161 (4.78%) User Experience
5 126 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
6 88 (2.61%) iPhone
7 87 (2.58%) Replication
8 85 (2.52%) Management Information System
9 75 (2.23%) Digital Media
10 61 (1.81%) Augmented Reality
10 61 (1.81%) Blog
11 59 (1.75%) Clustering
12 56 (1.66%) Blackberry
13 42 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
14 41 (1.22%) Mathematics
15 37 (1.10%) Social Media
16 27 (0.80%) BBC
17 24 (0.71%) IPTV
18 22 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
18 22 (0.65%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2088 (61.98%) Linux
2 959 (28.47%) Windows
3 522 (15.49%) UNIX
4 349 (10.36%) Ubuntu
5 328 (9.74%) CentOS
6 324 (9.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 240 (7.12%) Debian
8 154 (4.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 133 (3.95%) Android
10 68 (2.02%) Solaris
11 61 (1.81%) Apple iOS
12 52 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 48 (1.42%) Windows 7
14 36 (1.07%) Mac OS X
15 35 (1.04%) Windows 8
16 33 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
17 32 (0.95%) AIX
18 30 (0.89%) Fedora
19 21 (0.62%) SUSE
20 12 (0.36%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1576 (46.78%) Agile Software Development
2 941 (27.93%) Continuous Integration
3 677 (20.09%) Scrum
4 548 (16.27%) TDD
5 512 (15.20%) Configuration Management
6 482 (14.31%) E-Commerce
7 419 (12.44%) OO
8 309 (9.17%) BDD
9 284 (8.43%) MVC
10 214 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 202 (6.00%) Project Management
12 198 (5.88%) Software Engineering
13 171 (5.08%) Mentoring
14 160 (4.75%) Kanban
15 155 (4.60%) ITIL
16 143 (4.24%) OOP
17 137 (4.07%) SOA
18 134 (3.98%) Unit Testing
19 133 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
20 126 (3.74%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 1200 (35.62%) Java
2 1080 (32.06%) Python
3 944 (28.02%) Ruby
4 600 (17.81%) Bash Shell
5 529 (15.70%) JavaScript
6 509 (15.11%) PHP
7 501 (14.87%) Perl
8 472 (14.01%) SQL
9 417 (12.38%) C#
10 308 (9.14%) PowerShell
11 202 (6.00%) Shell Script
12 114 (3.38%) C++
13 100 (2.97%) C
14 74 (2.20%) Groovy
15 60 (1.78%) Scala
16 33 (0.98%) Korn
16 33 (0.98%) T-SQL
17 24 (0.71%) Clojure
18 22 (0.65%) R
19 19 (0.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 354 (10.51%) Degree
2 50 (1.48%) Security Cleared
3 46 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 37 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (1.07%) CCNA
6 27 (0.80%) AWS Certification
7 25 (0.74%) ISEB
7 25 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (0.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 16 (0.47%) CCNP
9 16 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (0.42%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.36%) MCITP
11 12 (0.36%) MCSE
12 10 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 10 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 8 (0.24%) NCDA
13 8 (0.24%) PhD
14 5 (0.15%) RHCSA
15 4 (0.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 332 (9.85%) QA
2 72 (2.14%) SLA
3 43 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.62%) ISO 9001
5 18 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (0.42%) COBIT
7 11 (0.33%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.12%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.089%) BS15000
10 2 (0.059%) HL7
System Software
1 309 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 132 (3.92%) Varnish
3 127 (3.77%) Active Directory
4 113 (3.35%) KVM
5 86 (2.55%) vSphere
6 66 (1.96%) Hyper-V
7 59 (1.75%) Xen
8 58 (1.72%) Docker
9 56 (1.66%) Samba
10 47 (1.40%) NFS
11 36 (1.07%) XenServer
11 36 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
12 34 (1.01%) VMware ESX
13 25 (0.74%) vCloud
14 22 (0.65%) Postfix
15 13 (0.39%) LXC
16 11 (0.33%) Firmware
16 11 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 11 (0.33%) VirtualBox
17 9 (0.27%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1487 (44.14%) Puppet
2 1211 (35.95%) Opscode Chef
3 458 (13.59%) Nagios
4 289 (8.58%) Ansible
5 217 (6.44%) ZABBIX
6 215 (6.38%) Vagrant
7 171 (5.08%) Salt
8 162 (4.81%) Graphite
9 112 (3.32%) HAProxy
10 108 (3.21%) logstash
11 54 (1.60%) StatsD
12 53 (1.57%) Ganglia
13 50 (1.48%) Kibana
14 46 (1.37%) Cacti
15 45 (1.34%) Opsview
16 40 (1.19%) Zenoss
17 35 (1.04%) Cobbler
17 35 (1.04%) SCVMM
18 31 (0.92%) collectd
19 27 (0.80%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 486 (14.43%) VMware
2 447 (13.27%) Red Hat
3 335 (9.94%) Microsoft
4 264 (7.84%) Oracle
5 134 (3.98%) Cisco
6 133 (3.95%) Rackspace
7 130 (3.86%) Dell
8 100 (2.97%) HP
9 86 (2.55%) New Relic
10 85 (2.52%) Google
11 79 (2.34%) Splunk
12 75 (2.23%) SaltStack
13 59 (1.75%) Juniper
14 57 (1.69%) Akamai
15 54 (1.60%) Sony
16 51 (1.51%) IBM
17 44 (1.31%) Citrix
18 37 (1.10%) Toshiba
19 35 (1.04%) Apple
20 32 (0.95%) Sun
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35-£40K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Deanslist Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + bonus and pensions
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £35,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 20% bonus + stock options
Posted: Yesterday