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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 55 62 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +20
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 25 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.27% 1.81% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 2.33% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 0
Average salary £52,500 £90,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +3.15%
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
611 559 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.97% 77.96% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 469 479 633
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Oxford

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
2 30 (50.00%) Apache
3 27 (45.00%) MVC
3 27 (45.00%) Relational Database
4 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 20 (33.33%) Linux
4 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (30.00%) Java
7 17 (28.33%) SQL
7 17 (28.33%) IIS
7 17 (28.33%) Google
8 16 (26.67%) VMware
8 16 (26.67%) HTML
8 16 (26.67%) Node.js
9 15 (25.00%) BDD
9 15 (25.00%) SDLC
9 15 (25.00%) C#
9 15 (25.00%) .NET
9 15 (25.00%) CSS
9 15 (25.00%) Windows
9 15 (25.00%) TDD
9 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
10 14 (23.33%) Test Automation
10 14 (23.33%) Refactoring
10 14 (23.33%) Ajax
10 14 (23.33%) jQuery
10 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 30 (50.00%) Apache
2 17 (28.33%) IIS
3 16 (26.67%) Node.js
4 13 (21.67%) JBoss
5 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.67%) nginx
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.67%) Google App Engine
3 4 (6.67%) GitHub
3 4 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) AWS OpsWorks
5 1 (1.67%) IaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
2 1 (1.67%) Firewall
2 1 (1.67%) LAN
2 1 (1.67%) WAN
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) Relational Database
2 14 (23.33%) OLAP Cube
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (23.33%) OLAP
2 14 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (23.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.33%) Big Data
4 2 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (21.67%) Eclipse
1 13 (21.67%) Maven
2 4 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.00%) JIRA
4 2 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
5 1 (1.67%) Grunt
5 1 (1.67%) Bower
5 1 (1.67%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Developer
2 20 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 13 (21.67%) Java Developer
4 7 (11.67%) Architect
4 7 (11.67%) Senior Architect
4 7 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
6 4 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (6.67%) Platform Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Head of Operations
7 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Administrator
8 2 (3.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.67%) HTML
2 15 (25.00%) .NET
2 15 (25.00%) CSS
3 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET
3 14 (23.33%) XML
3 14 (23.33%) XSL
3 14 (23.33%) Ajax
3 14 (23.33%) jQuery
3 14 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (21.67%) Java EE
4 13 (21.67%) JSON
4 13 (21.67%) Grails
4 13 (21.67%) GWT
4 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
4 13 (21.67%) Spring
4 13 (21.67%) JSF
4 13 (21.67%) J2ME
4 13 (21.67%) J2SE
4 13 (21.67%) JavaBeans
4 13 (21.67%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) N-Tier
2 13 (21.67%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.67%) Semantic Web
4 4 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (33.33%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 14 (23.33%) UNIX
3 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.00%) Debian
4 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.67%) Android
5 1 (1.67%) CentOS
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) MVC
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (25.00%) TDD
3 15 (25.00%) BDD
3 15 (25.00%) SDLC
4 14 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (23.33%) Test Automation
4 14 (23.33%) Performance Analysis
4 14 (23.33%) Refactoring
4 14 (23.33%) Unit Testing
4 14 (23.33%) OO
5 13 (21.67%) UML
5 13 (21.67%) Web Design
6 10 (16.67%) Open Source
7 7 (11.67%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (11.67%) Mentoring
7 7 (11.67%) Time Management
7 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (11.67%) Critical Success Factor
8 6 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (30.00%) Java
3 17 (28.33%) SQL
4 15 (25.00%) C#
5 14 (23.33%) T-SQL
6 13 (21.67%) Objective-C
6 13 (21.67%) Scala
7 11 (18.33%) Python
8 8 (13.33%) Ruby
9 6 (10.00%) Bash Shell
10 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.33%) Perl
11 2 (3.33%) PHP
12 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.67%) Groovy
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
1 7 (11.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Gluster
2 1 (1.67%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Puppet
2 7 (11.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.33%) Nagios
3 2 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (28.33%) Google
3 16 (26.67%) VMware
4 14 (23.33%) IBM
5 4 (6.67%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) Apple
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) Percona
6 1 (1.67%) SaltStack
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