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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 41 70 68
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 39 16 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.29% 1.78% 1.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 2.28% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 16 2
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +62.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £55,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £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
589 701 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.92% 78.15% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 477 640 683
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 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Oxford

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 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 36 (55.38%) JavaScript
2 27 (41.54%) Apache
2 27 (41.54%) Relational Database
3 26 (40.00%) MVC
3 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (33.85%) Linux
5 21 (32.31%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (30.77%) Node.js
7 17 (26.15%) Spring
7 17 (26.15%) Windows
7 17 (26.15%) Java
8 16 (24.62%) SQL
8 16 (24.62%) HTML
8 16 (24.62%) J2EE
8 16 (24.62%) EJB
8 16 (24.62%) UNIX
8 16 (24.62%) UML
8 16 (24.62%) JSP
8 16 (24.62%) Struts
8 16 (24.62%) J2ME
8 16 (24.62%) J2SE
8 16 (24.62%) Eclipse
8 16 (24.62%) JavaBeans
8 16 (24.62%) JBoss
8 16 (24.62%) JSF
8 16 (24.62%) Maven
8 16 (24.62%) Web Design
8 16 (24.62%) Google
8 16 (24.62%) TDD
8 16 (24.62%) Hibernate

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 27 (41.54%) Apache
2 20 (30.77%) Node.js
3 16 (24.62%) JBoss
4 10 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.08%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 21 (32.31%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (13.85%) GitHub
3 6 (9.23%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.69%) Amazon S3
4 5 (7.69%) AWS OpsWorks
5 4 (6.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (6.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) DNS
2 5 (7.69%) DHCP
2 5 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (3.08%) Internet
4 1 (1.54%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) SAN
4 1 (1.54%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) Relational Database
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (15.38%) OLAP
3 10 (15.38%) MySQL
3 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (15.38%) OLAP Cube
4 5 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.62%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Eclipse
1 16 (24.62%) Maven
2 2 (3.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 1 (1.54%) Marketing
1 1 (1.54%) Banking
1 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (49.23%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Java Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Senior Developer
4 13 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
5 7 (10.77%) Platform Manager
6 6 (9.23%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 6 (9.23%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (7.69%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Senior Architect
7 5 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (7.69%) Head of Infrastructure
8 4 (6.15%) Head of Operations
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Java Developer
8 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Linux Administrator
9 3 (4.62%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.15%) Spring
2 16 (24.62%) HTML
2 16 (24.62%) J2EE
2 16 (24.62%) EJB
2 16 (24.62%) JSP
2 16 (24.62%) Struts
2 16 (24.62%) J2ME
2 16 (24.62%) J2SE
2 16 (24.62%) JavaBeans
2 16 (24.62%) JSF
2 16 (24.62%) Hibernate
2 16 (24.62%) Java EE
2 16 (24.62%) JSON
2 16 (24.62%) Grails
2 16 (24.62%) GWT
2 16 (24.62%) jQuery
3 15 (23.08%) CSS
4 11 (16.92%) .NET
5 10 (15.38%) Web Services
5 10 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.62%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (15.38%) N-Tier
3 9 (13.85%) Open Source
4 7 (10.77%) User Experience
5 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (33.85%) Linux
2 17 (26.15%) Windows
3 16 (24.62%) UNIX
3 16 (24.62%) Apple iOS
4 5 (7.69%) CentOS
4 5 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Debian
5 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.00%) MVC
1 26 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (24.62%) UML
2 16 (24.62%) Web Design
2 16 (24.62%) TDD
3 15 (23.08%) BDD
4 12 (18.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (16.92%) OO
6 10 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 10 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 10 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 10 (15.38%) Performance Analysis
6 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 10 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.77%) Project Management
8 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
8 7 (10.77%) Scrum
8 7 (10.77%) Use Case
8 7 (10.77%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (55.38%) JavaScript
2 17 (26.15%) Java
3 16 (24.62%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) Objective-C
3 16 (24.62%) Scala
4 11 (16.92%) C#
5 10 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 9 (13.85%) Python
7 8 (12.31%) Perl
8 7 (10.77%) Ruby
8 7 (10.77%) Bash Shell
9 6 (9.23%) Groovy
10 5 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 6 (9.23%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (18.46%) Puppet
3 2 (3.08%) Ansible
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Google
2 14 (21.54%) VMware
3 10 (15.38%) IBM
3 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.54%) HP
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £47500 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago