The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 131 145 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 40 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.16% 0.80% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% +3.52%
DevOps Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3366 3125 2843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.40% 96.04% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2734 2429 2417
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Leeds region.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 76 (100.00%) DevOps
2 69 (90.79%) Linux
3 63 (82.89%) Bash Shell
4 62 (81.58%) Python
5 55 (72.37%) Puppet
5 55 (72.37%) Opscode Chef
6 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
7 49 (64.47%) Ruby
8 44 (57.89%) UNIX
9 43 (56.58%) Continuous Integration
10 38 (50.00%) Configuration Management
11 32 (42.11%) SQL
12 30 (39.47%) Cobbler
13 29 (38.16%) Jenkins
14 28 (36.84%) Java
15 27 (35.53%) Tivoli
16 26 (34.21%) Hudson
17 22 (28.95%) Scrum
18 21 (27.63%) DSDM
19 19 (25.00%) .NET
20 18 (23.68%) C#
21 17 (22.37%) Oracle
22 16 (21.05%) Apache
22 16 (21.05%) Degree
22 16 (21.05%) TeamCity
23 15 (19.74%) MySQL
24 14 (18.42%) Shell Script
25 13 (17.11%) Xen
26 12 (15.79%) Perl
26 12 (15.79%) PHP

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (21.05%) Apache
2 8 (10.53%) Node.js
3 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.32%) Confluence
4 1 (1.32%) nginx
4 1 (1.32%) lighttpd
4 1 (1.32%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.32%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) VoIP
2 1 (1.32%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.32%) SMS
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.32%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.74%) MySQL
2 10 (13.16%) NoSQL
3 9 (11.84%) Redis
3 9 (11.84%) MongoDB
4 7 (9.21%) SimpleDB
4 7 (9.21%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.32%) Big Data
6 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (38.16%) Jenkins
2 26 (34.21%) Hudson
3 16 (21.05%) TeamCity
4 9 (11.84%) Artifactory
4 9 (11.84%) Maven
5 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.32%) Grunt
6 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.32%) JIRA
6 1 (1.32%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 1 (1.32%) Retail
1 1 (1.32%) Games
1 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.32%) Finance
1 1 (1.32%) Advertising
1 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.00%) .NET
2 6 (7.89%) LAMP
3 1 (1.32%) Lucene
3 1 (1.32%) WPF
3 1 (1.32%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Replication
2 7 (9.21%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.58%) Clustering
4 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 69 (90.79%) Linux
2 44 (57.89%) UNIX
3 2 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (1.32%) CentOS
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.32%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (100.00%) DevOps
2 53 (69.74%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (56.58%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 22 (28.95%) Scrum
6 21 (27.63%) DSDM
7 7 (9.21%) TDD
8 6 (7.89%) Project Management
8 6 (7.89%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.58%) Load Balancing
9 5 (6.58%) RUP
10 2 (2.63%) Automated Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Data Management
11 1 (1.32%) Analytics
11 1 (1.32%) Security Architecture
11 1 (1.32%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.32%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.32%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.32%) MVC
11 1 (1.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (82.89%) Bash Shell
2 62 (81.58%) Python
3 49 (64.47%) Ruby
4 32 (42.11%) SQL
5 28 (36.84%) Java
6 18 (23.68%) C#
7 14 (18.42%) Shell Script
8 12 (15.79%) Perl
8 12 (15.79%) PHP
9 7 (9.21%) C++
10 1 (1.32%) Scala
10 1 (1.32%) C
10 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (17.11%) Xen
2 9 (11.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (11.84%) KVM
3 4 (5.26%) XenServer
3 4 (5.26%) vSphere
4 1 (1.32%) Varnish
4 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 55 (72.37%) Puppet
1 55 (72.37%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (39.47%) Cobbler
3 27 (35.53%) Tivoli
4 10 (13.16%) Nagios
5 9 (11.84%) ZABBIX
6 8 (10.53%) Salt
7 2 (2.63%) Graphite
8 1 (1.32%) Ansible
8 1 (1.32%) Vagrant
8 1 (1.32%) Capistrano
8 1 (1.32%) Cacti
8 1 (1.32%) Munin
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Oracle
2 10 (13.16%) VMware
3 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.63%) Splunk
5 1 (1.32%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.32%) EnterpriseDB
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