The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 198 359 544
Rank change year-on-year
+161 +185
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1584 632 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.45% 0.62% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.79% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1197 536 314
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 £40,000 £37,750 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87953 80082 86084
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 78.81% 77.63%
Number of salaries quoted 71376 66038 73828
Average salary £49,000 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.15% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
DevOps
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +125 1139 £60,000 +9.09% 130
South East +93 171 £55,000 +15.78% 30
Yorkshire +41 99 £42,500 -10.52% 24
East of England +49 66 £47,500 +5.55% 13
South West +20 37 £41,000 +17.14% 6
North West +7 25 £51,250 +42.36% 5
East Midlands +7 22 £42,500 -41.37% 2
West Midlands -5 18 £50,000 +44.92% 9
North East - 6 £27,500 - 3
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1777 (63.97%) Linux
2 1215 (43.74%) Puppet
3 1110 (39.96%) Java
4 1051 (37.83%) Opscode Chef
5 917 (33.01%) Python
6 797 (28.69%) Ruby
7 772 (27.79%) MySQL
8 714 (25.70%) Continuous Integration
9 702 (25.27%) Git (software)
10 695 (25.02%) Windows
11 657 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
12 651 (23.43%) Apache
13 614 (22.10%) Jenkins
14 539 (19.40%) Open Source
15 537 (19.33%) Perl
16 532 (19.15%) Scrum
17 522 (18.79%) PHP
18 514 (18.50%) UNIX
19 500 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
20 493 (17.75%) Bash Shell
21 486 (17.49%) TDD
22 472 (16.99%) Red Hat
23 466 (16.77%) E-Commerce
24 452 (16.27%) JavaScript
25 446 (16.05%) Web Services
26 422 (15.19%) .NET
27 421 (15.15%) Configuration Management
28 406 (14.61%) SQL
29 403 (14.51%) MongoDB
30 372 (13.39%) VMware

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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
1 651 (23.43%) Apache
2 350 (12.60%) Tomcat
3 334 (12.02%) nginx
4 281 (10.12%) IIS
5 153 (5.51%) Node.js
6 146 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
7 143 (5.15%) OpenStack
8 126 (4.54%) Apache Solr
9 80 (2.88%) Confluence
10 74 (2.66%) Drupal
11 49 (1.76%) Jetty
12 48 (1.73%) CMS
13 34 (1.22%) SharePoint
14 33 (1.19%) WebSphere
15 28 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
15 28 (1.01%) MS Exchange
16 23 (0.83%) Oracle Workflow
17 21 (0.76%) WebLogic
17 21 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
18 20 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 134 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.18%) MS Office
3 2 (0.072%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.036%) Doxygen
Business Applications
1 37 (1.33%) Magento
2 34 (1.22%) Sophis RISQUE
3 12 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.25%) Summit
5 2 (0.072%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.072%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.036%) Tridion
6 1 (0.036%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.036%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.036%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 500 (18.00%) Amazon AWS
2 192 (6.91%) Amazon EC2
3 186 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 146 (5.26%) SaaS
5 131 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
6 97 (3.49%) GitHub
7 89 (3.20%) IaaS
8 87 (3.13%) PaaS
9 70 (2.52%) Amazon S3
10 63 (2.27%) Rackspace Cloud
11 35 (1.26%) Joyent
12 23 (0.83%) Heroku
13 19 (0.68%) ElastiCache
14 17 (0.61%) Basecamp
15 16 (0.58%) Google Apps
16 14 (0.50%) Route 53
17 13 (0.47%) CloudFront
18 11 (0.40%) Amazon ELB
19 10 (0.36%) Amazon EMR
20 9 (0.32%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 258 (9.29%) DNS
2 192 (6.91%) Internet
3 183 (6.59%) Firewall
4 174 (6.26%) HTTP
5 158 (5.69%) TCP/IP
6 114 (4.10%) LDAP
7 94 (3.38%) SAN
8 75 (2.70%) SSL
8 75 (2.70%) VPN
9 68 (2.45%) DHCP
10 54 (1.94%) SMTP
11 42 (1.51%) FTP
12 37 (1.33%) Network Security
13 34 (1.22%) VLAN
14 31 (1.12%) WAN
15 30 (1.08%) LAN
16 29 (1.04%) VoIP
17 27 (0.97%) NAS
18 24 (0.86%) SNMP
19 20 (0.72%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 772 (27.79%) MySQL
2 403 (14.51%) MongoDB
3 342 (12.31%) SQL Server
4 318 (11.45%) NoSQL
5 224 (8.06%) Redis
6 208 (7.49%) PostgreSQL
7 182 (6.55%) Relational Database
8 158 (5.69%) Big Data
9 142 (5.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 123 (4.43%) Hadoop
11 75 (2.70%) RDBMS
12 47 (1.69%) HBase
13 42 (1.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 42 (1.51%) SQL Server 2008
14 39 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
15 37 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
16 36 (1.30%) Oracle Database
17 33 (1.19%) Couchbase
18 31 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (0.86%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 702 (25.27%) Git (software)
2 614 (22.10%) Jenkins
3 368 (13.25%) Subversion
4 233 (8.39%) JIRA
5 219 (7.88%) TeamCity
6 204 (7.34%) Maven
7 149 (5.36%) Hudson
8 116 (4.18%) Ant
9 103 (3.71%) Selenium
10 91 (3.28%) Cucumber
11 70 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
12 62 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 55 (1.98%) NUnit
14 50 (1.80%) MSBuild
14 50 (1.80%) SpecFlow
15 47 (1.69%) CruiseControl
15 47 (1.69%) Jasmine
16 38 (1.37%) Mercurial
17 34 (1.22%) JUnit
18 32 (1.15%) PhantomJS
General
1 353 (12.71%) Finance
2 156 (5.62%) Retail
3 151 (5.44%) Games
4 122 (4.39%) Marketing
5 90 (3.24%) Banking
6 88 (3.17%) Advertising
7 77 (2.77%) Telecoms
8 74 (2.66%) Publishing
9 38 (1.37%) Law
10 37 (1.33%) Music Industry
11 34 (1.22%) Back Office
12 29 (1.04%) Financial Institution
13 27 (0.97%) Legal
14 23 (0.83%) Online Betting
15 18 (0.65%) Manufacturing
16 16 (0.58%) Electronics
17 14 (0.50%) Front Office
18 11 (0.40%) Investment Banking
19 9 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
19 9 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 865 (31.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 555 (19.98%) Developer
3 439 (15.80%) Administrator
4 429 (15.44%) Systems Administrator
5 325 (11.70%) Linux Administrator
6 305 (10.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 160 (5.76%) Senior Developer
8 153 (5.51%) Linux Engineer
9 132 (4.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 130 (4.68%) Systems Engineer
11 120 (4.32%) Architect
12 117 (4.21%) Java Developer
13 96 (3.46%) Senior Systems Administrator
14 83 (2.99%) DevOps Administrator
15 77 (2.77%) Operations Engineer
16 75 (2.70%) Senior Linux Administrator
17 74 (2.66%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
18 72 (2.59%) Web Engineer
19 66 (2.38%) Team Leader
20 59 (2.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (16.05%) Web Services
2 422 (15.19%) .NET
3 292 (10.51%) LAMP
4 276 (9.94%) HTML
5 199 (7.16%) CSS
6 164 (5.90%) XML
7 161 (5.80%) ASP.NET
8 152 (5.47%) REST
9 122 (4.39%) Spring
10 116 (4.18%) jQuery
11 106 (3.82%) Ruby on Rails
12 105 (3.78%) JSON
13 103 (3.71%) AngularJS
14 102 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 100 (3.60%) RESTful
16 93 (3.35%) HTML5
17 85 (3.06%) RabbitMQ
18 70 (2.52%) Hibernate
19 65 (2.34%) ActiveMQ
19 65 (2.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 539 (19.40%) Open Source
2 234 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 120 (4.32%) Mobile App
4 85 (3.06%) Social Media
5 68 (2.45%) iPhone
6 58 (2.09%) Enterprise Software
7 56 (2.02%) Digital Media
8 54 (1.94%) Blog
9 50 (1.80%) Clustering
10 44 (1.58%) Replication
11 42 (1.51%) Online Games
12 41 (1.48%) Blackberry
13 39 (1.40%) Augmented Reality
14 34 (1.22%) Management Information System
15 32 (1.15%) Mathematics
16 31 (1.12%) Hedge funds
17 26 (0.94%) iPad
18 18 (0.65%) DTV
19 13 (0.47%) IPTV
19 13 (0.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1777 (63.97%) Linux
2 695 (25.02%) Windows
3 514 (18.50%) UNIX
4 368 (13.25%) Ubuntu
5 326 (11.74%) CentOS
6 300 (10.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 264 (9.50%) Debian
8 133 (4.79%) Android
9 121 (4.36%) Apple iOS
10 97 (3.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 87 (3.13%) Solaris
12 46 (1.66%) Mac OS X
13 38 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
13 38 (1.37%) Fedora
14 35 (1.26%) AIX
15 30 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
16 23 (0.83%) Windows 7
17 18 (0.65%) Windows 8
18 15 (0.54%) SUSE
19 14 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 714 (25.70%) Continuous Integration
2 657 (23.65%) Agile Software Development
3 532 (19.15%) Scrum
4 486 (17.49%) TDD
5 466 (16.77%) E-Commerce
6 421 (15.15%) Configuration Management
7 265 (9.54%) OO
8 233 (8.39%) Software Engineering
9 227 (8.17%) ITIL
10 223 (8.03%) BDD
11 218 (7.85%) MVC
12 199 (7.16%) Release Management
13 162 (5.83%) Project Management
14 160 (5.76%) Load Balancing
15 146 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 136 (4.90%) Kanban
17 132 (4.75%) Service Delivery
18 123 (4.43%) Unit Testing
19 122 (4.39%) Build Automation
20 117 (4.21%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1110 (39.96%) Java
2 917 (33.01%) Python
3 797 (28.69%) Ruby
4 537 (19.33%) Perl
5 522 (18.79%) PHP
6 493 (17.75%) Bash Shell
7 452 (16.27%) JavaScript
8 406 (14.61%) SQL
9 322 (11.59%) C#
10 227 (8.17%) PowerShell
11 182 (6.55%) Shell Script
12 133 (4.79%) Scala
13 124 (4.46%) C++
14 121 (4.36%) C
15 66 (2.38%) Groovy
16 32 (1.15%) VB
17 30 (1.08%) Clojure
18 28 (1.01%) T-SQL
19 27 (0.97%) AWK
20 24 (0.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 260 (9.36%) Degree
2 85 (3.06%) ITIL Certification
3 44 (1.58%) Security Cleared
4 37 (1.33%) ISEB
5 26 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
6 25 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (0.86%) CCNA
8 19 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 18 (0.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 17 (0.61%) RHCE
11 15 (0.54%) MCSE
12 13 (0.47%) PhD
12 13 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 12 (0.43%) PMI Certification
13 12 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (0.32%) MCITP
15 8 (0.29%) CCNP
16 7 (0.25%) ISTQB
17 6 (0.22%) Sun Certification
18 5 (0.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 314 (11.30%) QA
2 83 (2.99%) SLA
3 77 (2.77%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.25%) ISO 14001
7 6 (0.22%) COBIT
8 4 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.072%) WAI
9 2 (0.072%) HL7
10 1 (0.036%) BS15000
10 1 (0.036%) BS25999
System Software
1 229 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (4.72%) Varnish
3 118 (4.25%) KVM
4 87 (3.13%) Active Directory
5 74 (2.66%) NFS
6 55 (1.98%) vSphere
7 53 (1.91%) Samba
8 52 (1.87%) Xen
9 32 (1.15%) Postfix
10 29 (1.04%) VMware ESX
10 29 (1.04%) Hyper-V
11 27 (0.97%) XenServer
11 27 (0.97%) vCloud
12 24 (0.86%) Docker
13 17 (0.61%) VirtualBox
14 14 (0.50%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (0.29%) XenApp
16 5 (0.18%) Sendmail
17 4 (0.14%) Gluster
18 3 (0.11%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1215 (43.74%) Puppet
2 1051 (37.83%) Opscode Chef
3 362 (13.03%) Nagios
4 185 (6.66%) ZABBIX
5 130 (4.68%) Vagrant
6 120 (4.32%) Ansible
7 106 (3.82%) logstash
8 103 (3.71%) Salt
9 87 (3.13%) HAProxy
10 59 (2.12%) StatsD
11 51 (1.84%) Cacti
12 49 (1.76%) Ganglia
13 45 (1.62%) Zenoss
13 45 (1.62%) Capistrano
14 43 (1.55%) Kibana
14 43 (1.55%) Opsview
15 37 (1.33%) CFEngine
16 33 (1.19%) Munin
17 22 (0.79%) collectd
18 21 (0.76%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 472 (16.99%) Red Hat
2 372 (13.39%) VMware
3 242 (8.71%) Oracle
4 239 (8.60%) Microsoft
5 164 (5.90%) Rackspace
6 106 (3.82%) Cisco
7 96 (3.46%) HP
8 91 (3.28%) Dell
8 91 (3.28%) JBoss
9 77 (2.77%) New Relic
10 64 (2.30%) Google
11 52 (1.87%) SaltStack
12 51 (1.84%) Juniper
13 50 (1.80%) Adobe
14 43 (1.55%) Sony
14 43 (1.55%) Splunk
15 39 (1.40%) Citrix
16 37 (1.33%) Toshiba
16 37 (1.33%) Twitter
17 36 (1.30%) Percona
West Midlands
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum +bonus + health + pension etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ISL
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £66000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Fantastic Prospects
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + bonus + Pension + Health etc
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £52000 - £72000 per annum + bonus+benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Bonus, Private Health Care, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £58000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% bonus, pension, private medica
Posted: Yesterday