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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 50 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 41 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.14% 2.32% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 2.69% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 8
Average salary £52,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.47% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,300 £43,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £90,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.15% +5.55%
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
685 632 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 85.84% 86.10% 82.40%
Number of salaries quoted 572 517 540
Average salary £50,000 £48,743 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.57% +14.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Oxford

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (72.60%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (63.01%) Web Services
3 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (49.32%) Java
5 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
6 28 (38.36%) Oracle
7 26 (35.62%) J2EE
7 26 (35.62%) Spring
7 26 (35.62%) MongoDB
8 25 (34.25%) Product Management
8 25 (34.25%) Scrum
9 24 (32.88%) SQL
9 24 (32.88%) Middleware
10 22 (30.14%) Python
10 22 (30.14%) Struts
10 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
11 21 (28.77%) Continuous Delivery
11 21 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (28.77%) Linux
12 20 (27.40%) Data Management
12 20 (27.40%) Puppet
13 19 (26.03%) Unit Testing
13 19 (26.03%) TDD
13 19 (26.03%) Ajax
13 19 (26.03%) IBM
14 18 (24.66%) jQuery
14 18 (24.66%) SDLC
15 17 (23.29%) Open Source
15 17 (23.29%) NoSQL
15 17 (23.29%) Service Management

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (21.92%) Node.js
1 16 (21.92%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.59%) Apache
3 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.74%) JBoss
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.37%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 53 (72.60%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.44%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (15.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (15.07%) AWS CloudFormation
3 11 (15.07%) GitHub
4 10 (13.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (10.96%) Google App Engine
6 7 (9.59%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.74%) IaaS
7 2 (2.74%) SaaS
8 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.37%) CloudFront
8 1 (1.37%) PaaS
8 1 (1.37%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) DMZ
1 5 (6.85%) Firewall
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
3 1 (1.37%) DHCP
3 1 (1.37%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (1.37%) LDAP
3 1 (1.37%) SAN
3 1 (1.37%) VLAN
3 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.37%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (35.62%) MongoDB
2 17 (23.29%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.96%) MySQL
3 8 (10.96%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (9.59%) Big Data
5 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.11%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.11%) OLAP
6 3 (4.11%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.37%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.37%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.37%) KDB
7 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.37%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 22 (30.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.11%) Hudson
3 3 (4.11%) Subversion
4 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.74%) Maven
5 1 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 7 (9.59%) Publishing
2 1 (1.37%) Finance
2 1 (1.37%) Front Office
2 1 (1.37%) Japanese Language
2 1 (1.37%) Marketing
2 1 (1.37%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 25 (34.25%) AWS Engineer
3 23 (31.51%) Developer
4 18 (24.66%) Java Developer
5 16 (21.92%) Web Engineer
6 15 (20.55%) Linux Engineer
7 12 (16.44%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 12 (16.44%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (15.07%) Senior Developer
9 10 (13.70%) AWS Administrator
9 10 (13.70%) Operations Engineer
10 9 (12.33%) Administrator
11 8 (10.96%) Linux Administrator
11 8 (10.96%) Principal Developer
11 8 (10.96%) Principal Java Developer
11 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (9.59%) DevOps Systems Engineer
12 7 (9.59%) Java WebSphere Developer
12 7 (9.59%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
12 7 (9.59%) Senior Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.01%) Web Services
2 26 (35.62%) J2EE
2 26 (35.62%) Spring
3 24 (32.88%) Middleware
4 22 (30.14%) Struts
5 19 (26.03%) Ajax
6 18 (24.66%) jQuery
7 16 (21.92%) REST
7 16 (21.92%) SOAP
8 5 (6.85%) CSS
9 4 (5.48%) HTML
10 3 (4.11%) .NET
10 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
10 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (4.11%) XML
10 3 (4.11%) XSL
11 2 (2.74%) Grails
11 2 (2.74%) GWT
11 2 (2.74%) Laravel
11 2 (2.74%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.59%) Semantic Web
2 5 (6.85%) Public Cloud
3 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.11%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.37%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (28.77%) Linux
2 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.11%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.11%) CentOS
3 3 (4.11%) Windows
4 2 (2.74%) Unix
5 1 (1.37%) Android
5 1 (1.37%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (34.25%) Product Management
2 25 (34.25%) Scrum
3 21 (28.77%) Continuous Delivery
4 20 (27.40%) Data Management
5 19 (26.03%) TDD
5 19 (26.03%) Unit Testing
6 18 (24.66%) SDLC
7 17 (23.29%) Open Source
7 17 (23.29%) Service Management
8 16 (21.92%) Kanban
8 16 (21.92%) Low Latency
8 16 (21.92%) Metadata Management
9 13 (17.81%) Software Engineering
10 11 (15.07%) BDD
11 9 (12.33%) Migration
12 8 (10.96%) Project Planning
13 7 (9.59%) API Integration
14 6 (8.22%) MVC
15 5 (6.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) Java
2 35 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 24 (32.88%) SQL
4 22 (30.14%) Python
5 11 (15.07%) Ruby
6 8 (10.96%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.96%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.85%) PHP
8 4 (5.48%) C#
9 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.74%) C++
10 2 (2.74%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.74%) Perl
10 2 (2.74%) Scala
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.37%) C
11 1 (1.37%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (21.92%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) Docker
3 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.37%) NFS
3 1 (1.37%) Samba
3 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 21 (28.77%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (27.40%) Puppet
3 1 (1.37%) Ansible
3 1 (1.37%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 28 (38.36%) Oracle
2 19 (26.03%) IBM
3 12 (16.44%) Google
4 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
5 9 (12.33%) VMware
6 8 (10.96%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.37%) GigaSpaces
7 1 (1.37%) hybris
7 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.37%) SAP
7 1 (1.37%) Solace
7 1 (1.37%) StreamBase
7 1 (1.37%) Sun
Oxford, Oxfordshire
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