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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 32 77 75
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 46 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.10% 1.22% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 1.56% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 43 11 2
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £55,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £85,000 £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
606 706 797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.37% 78.44% 79.15%
Number of salaries quoted 486 628 684
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Oxford

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (38.33%) Apache
2 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
3 22 (36.67%) Linux
3 22 (36.67%) MVC
4 21 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (30.00%) Node.js
6 15 (25.00%) Spring
6 15 (25.00%) Windows
6 15 (25.00%) Java
7 14 (23.33%) SQL
7 14 (23.33%) HTML
7 14 (23.33%) J2EE
7 14 (23.33%) JSP
7 14 (23.33%) Struts
7 14 (23.33%) UNIX
7 14 (23.33%) EJB
7 14 (23.33%) UML
7 14 (23.33%) J2ME
7 14 (23.33%) J2SE
7 14 (23.33%) Eclipse
7 14 (23.33%) JavaBeans
7 14 (23.33%) JBoss
7 14 (23.33%) JSF
7 14 (23.33%) Maven
7 14 (23.33%) Web Design
7 14 (23.33%) Google
7 14 (23.33%) TDD
7 14 (23.33%) Hibernate

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 23 (38.33%) Apache
2 18 (30.00%) Node.js
3 14 (23.33%) JBoss
4 8 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (3.33%) Confluence
5 2 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (15.00%) GitHub
3 6 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (8.33%) Amazon S3
4 5 (8.33%) AWS OpsWorks
5 4 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) DNS
2 5 (8.33%) DHCP
2 5 (8.33%) HTTP
3 2 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (1.67%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) SAN
4 1 (1.67%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.33%) Relational Database
2 10 (16.67%) MySQL
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (13.33%) OLAP Cube
4 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.33%) OLAP
5 5 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (23.33%) Eclipse
1 14 (23.33%) Maven
2 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) JIRA
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
1 1 (1.67%) Banking
1 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Developer
2 15 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (21.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 12 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.67%) Platform Manager
6 6 (10.00%) Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) Senior Architect
7 5 (8.33%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Head of Operations
9 3 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) Spring
2 14 (23.33%) HTML
2 14 (23.33%) J2EE
2 14 (23.33%) JSP
2 14 (23.33%) Struts
2 14 (23.33%) EJB
2 14 (23.33%) J2ME
2 14 (23.33%) J2SE
2 14 (23.33%) JavaBeans
2 14 (23.33%) JSF
2 14 (23.33%) Hibernate
2 14 (23.33%) GWT
2 14 (23.33%) jQuery
2 14 (23.33%) Java EE
2 14 (23.33%) JSON
2 14 (23.33%) Grails
3 13 (21.67%) CSS
4 10 (16.67%) Web Services
5 9 (15.00%) .NET
6 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (15.00%) Open Source
3 8 (13.33%) N-Tier
4 7 (11.67%) User Experience
5 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.67%) Linux
2 15 (25.00%) Windows
3 14 (23.33%) UNIX
3 14 (23.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (8.33%) CentOS
4 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.67%) Debian
5 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) MVC
3 14 (23.33%) UML
3 14 (23.33%) Web Design
3 14 (23.33%) TDD
4 13 (21.67%) BDD
5 12 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 9 (15.00%) OO
8 8 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
8 8 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (13.33%) Test Automation
8 8 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 8 (13.33%) Refactoring
8 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 7 (11.67%) Project Management
9 7 (11.67%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.67%) Scrum
9 7 (11.67%) Use Case
9 7 (11.67%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 15 (25.00%) Java
3 14 (23.33%) SQL
3 14 (23.33%) Objective-C
3 14 (23.33%) Scala
4 9 (15.00%) C#
4 9 (15.00%) Python
5 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.33%) Perl
6 7 (11.67%) Ruby
6 7 (11.67%) Bash Shell
7 6 (10.00%) Groovy
8 5 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) QA
2 6 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (20.00%) Puppet
3 2 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Google
2 12 (20.00%) VMware
3 8 (13.33%) IBM
3 8 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) HP
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