The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 42 61 78
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +17
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 35 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.35% 2.35% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 3.00% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 2
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £90,000 £34,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
DevOps
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
623 634 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.39% 78.47% 75.73%
Number of salaries quoted 524 578 648
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,191 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

DevOps
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Oxford

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Oxford

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 43 (57.33%) JavaScript
2 36 (48.00%) Apache
3 34 (45.33%) Relational Database
4 33 (44.00%) MVC
5 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (30.67%) Linux
6 23 (30.67%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (30.67%) Node.js
7 21 (28.00%) SDLC
7 21 (28.00%) Windows
7 21 (28.00%) SQL
7 21 (28.00%) Java
8 20 (26.67%) HTML
8 20 (26.67%) UNIX
8 20 (26.67%) TDD
8 20 (26.67%) Spring
8 20 (26.67%) Apple iOS
9 19 (25.33%) BDD
9 19 (25.33%) Scala
9 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (25.33%) Hibernate
9 19 (25.33%) Objective-C
9 19 (25.33%) JSF
9 19 (25.33%) Maven
9 19 (25.33%) Web Design
9 19 (25.33%) Google
9 19 (25.33%) Java EE
9 19 (25.33%) JSON
9 19 (25.33%) Grails
9 19 (25.33%) GWT

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 36 (48.00%) Apache
2 23 (30.67%) Node.js
3 19 (25.33%) JBoss
4 17 (22.67%) IIS
5 2 (2.67%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.67%) Confluence
6 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 23 (30.67%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (12.00%) GitHub
3 6 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 5 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (6.67%) AWS OpsWorks
5 4 (5.33%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) DNS
2 2 (2.67%) DHCP
2 2 (2.67%) HTTP
3 1 (1.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.33%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (45.33%) Relational Database
2 15 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 14 (18.67%) OLAP
3 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (18.67%) OLAP Cube
4 8 (10.67%) MySQL
5 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (25.33%) Eclipse
1 19 (25.33%) Maven
2 4 (5.33%) JIRA
3 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.33%) Finance
1 1 (1.33%) Banking
1 1 (1.33%) Retail
1 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (52.00%) Developer
2 23 (30.67%) Senior Developer
3 20 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 10 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (10.67%) Architect
6 8 (10.67%) Senior Architect
7 7 (9.33%) Platform Manager
7 7 (9.33%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
8 5 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Head of Operations
9 4 (5.33%) Lead Java Developer
9 4 (5.33%) Lead Developer
10 3 (4.00%) Administrator
10 3 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
10 3 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 2 (2.67%) Lead Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.67%) HTML
1 20 (26.67%) Spring
2 19 (25.33%) JSF
2 19 (25.33%) J2ME
2 19 (25.33%) J2SE
2 19 (25.33%) JavaBeans
2 19 (25.33%) J2EE
2 19 (25.33%) EJB
2 19 (25.33%) CSS
2 19 (25.33%) JSP
2 19 (25.33%) Struts
2 19 (25.33%) Java EE
2 19 (25.33%) JSON
2 19 (25.33%) Grails
2 19 (25.33%) GWT
2 19 (25.33%) jQuery
2 19 (25.33%) Hibernate
3 15 (20.00%) .NET
4 14 (18.67%) ASP.NET
4 14 (18.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (18.67%) N-Tier
3 7 (9.33%) User Experience
4 6 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Linux
2 21 (28.00%) Windows
3 20 (26.67%) UNIX
3 20 (26.67%) Apple iOS
4 3 (4.00%) Debian
4 3 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 3 (4.00%) CentOS
5 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.33%) Android
6 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (44.00%) MVC
2 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (28.00%) SDLC
4 20 (26.67%) TDD
5 19 (25.33%) UML
5 19 (25.33%) Web Design
5 19 (25.33%) BDD
6 15 (20.00%) OO
7 14 (18.67%) Test Automation
7 14 (18.67%) Refactoring
7 14 (18.67%) Unit Testing
7 14 (18.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (18.67%) Performance Analysis
8 12 (16.00%) Open Source
8 12 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 8 (10.67%) Critical Success Factor
10 8 (10.67%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (10.67%) Time Management
10 8 (10.67%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) JavaScript
2 21 (28.00%) Java
2 21 (28.00%) SQL
3 19 (25.33%) Scala
3 19 (25.33%) Objective-C
4 15 (20.00%) C#
5 14 (18.67%) T-SQL
6 11 (14.67%) Python
7 7 (9.33%) Ruby
8 6 (8.00%) Groovy
9 5 (6.67%) Perl
9 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
10 3 (4.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) QA
2 8 (10.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.33%) Gluster
2 1 (1.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (13.33%) Puppet
3 2 (2.67%) Nagios
3 2 (2.67%) Ansible
4 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.33%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) Google
2 17 (22.67%) VMware
3 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.67%) IBM
5 3 (4.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.67%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.33%) Percona
7 1 (1.33%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.33%) Apple
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