The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 56 98 88
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -10
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 46 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.50% 0.56% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 0.67% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 33 3 9
Median salary £40,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
DevOps
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1137 1193 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.60% 83.84% 80.48%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1018 867
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DevOps
Salary Trend in Wales

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Wales

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Wales

DevOps
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +41 42 £40,500 -6.89% 14
West Wales - 4 £45,000 - 3
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (51.96%) Python
3 50 (49.02%) Linux
4 40 (39.22%) Java
5 39 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
6 36 (35.29%) Windows
7 34 (33.33%) C++
8 33 (32.35%) Software Engineering
9 26 (25.49%) Continuous Delivery
10 25 (24.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 24 (23.53%) SQL Server
12 20 (19.61%) VMware
12 20 (19.61%) MySQL
12 20 (19.61%) Oracle
13 19 (18.63%) Scrum
14 17 (16.67%) Puppet
14 17 (16.67%) IaaS
15 16 (15.69%) Relational Database
15 16 (15.69%) OpenStack
15 16 (15.69%) Perl
16 15 (14.71%) C
16 15 (14.71%) HTTP
16 15 (14.71%) RDBMS
17 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
17 14 (13.73%) Middleware
17 14 (13.73%) PHP
17 14 (13.73%) Unix
17 14 (13.73%) PowerShell
17 14 (13.73%) Erlang
18 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (15.69%) OpenStack
2 12 (11.76%) Tornado
3 4 (3.92%) IIS
4 3 (2.94%) Apache
4 3 (2.94%) Confluence
5 2 (1.96%) JBoss
5 2 (1.96%) PowerExchange
6 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.98%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 39 (38.24%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (24.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (16.67%) IaaS
4 5 (4.90%) PaaS
5 2 (1.96%) Bluemix
5 2 (1.96%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) HTTP
2 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.92%) VPN
4 3 (2.94%) Firewall
5 2 (1.96%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.98%) Broadband
6 1 (0.98%) DNS
6 1 (0.98%) FTP
6 1 (0.98%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.98%) SMTP
6 1 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.61%) MySQL
3 16 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 15 (14.71%) RDBMS
5 12 (11.76%) SQLite
6 9 (8.82%) NoSQL
7 8 (7.84%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.96%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.98%) Big Data
10 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.98%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 11 (10.78%) Jenkins
2 10 (9.80%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.90%) JIRA
3 5 (4.90%) Maven
4 4 (3.92%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.92%) Vagrant
5 3 (2.94%) Hudson
5 3 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.96%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.96%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.96%) NuGet
6 2 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.96%) Subversion
7 1 (0.98%) Ant
7 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.78%) Games
1 11 (10.78%) Welsh Language
2 9 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (36.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 23 (22.55%) Software Engineer
3 11 (10.78%) Development Manager
4 10 (9.80%) Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Agile Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 9 (8.82%) Software Developer
5 9 (8.82%) Windows Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
7 6 (5.88%) Software Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Test Engineer
9 3 (2.94%) Administrator
9 3 (2.94%) Project Manager
9 3 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.73%) Middleware
2 12 (11.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (11.76%) Flask
2 12 (11.76%) OAuth
2 12 (11.76%) ZeroMQ
3 10 (9.80%) .NET
4 7 (6.86%) COM
5 4 (3.92%) Spring
5 4 (3.92%) Web Services
6 3 (2.94%) ELK Stack
6 3 (2.94%) J2EE
7 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.96%) li3
7 2 (1.96%) Node.js
7 2 (1.96%) RESTful
7 2 (1.96%) Symfony
8 1 (0.98%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.98%) HTML
8 1 (0.98%) JPA
8 1 (0.98%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Informatics
1 12 (11.76%) Life Science
2 10 (9.80%) User Experience
3 7 (6.86%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.86%) Fintech
3 7 (6.86%) Security Operations Centre
4 5 (4.90%) Cloud Native
4 5 (4.90%) Health Informatics
5 3 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.94%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.96%) Clustering
7 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.98%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.98%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.98%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 50 (49.02%) Linux
2 36 (35.29%) Windows
3 14 (13.73%) Unix
4 12 (11.76%) Windows Server
5 3 (2.94%) CentOS
5 3 (2.94%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.98%) Android
7 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (32.35%) Software Engineering
3 26 (25.49%) Continuous Delivery
4 19 (18.63%) Scrum
5 13 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (11.76%) Analytics
6 12 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 12 (11.76%) Cross-Platform Development
6 12 (11.76%) SDLC
7 11 (10.78%) Functional Programming
7 11 (10.78%) Microservices
7 11 (10.78%) Online Security
8 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
9 7 (6.86%) Cybersecurity
9 7 (6.86%) OO
9 7 (6.86%) Security Operations
9 7 (6.86%) TDD
9 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
10 6 (5.88%) Software Delivery
11 5 (4.90%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 53 (51.96%) Python
2 40 (39.22%) Java
3 34 (33.33%) C++
4 16 (15.69%) Perl
5 15 (14.71%) C
6 14 (13.73%) Erlang
6 14 (13.73%) PHP
6 14 (13.73%) PowerShell
7 10 (9.80%) C#
8 8 (7.84%) Bash Shell
8 8 (7.84%) Ruby
9 6 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 5 (4.90%) SQL
11 4 (3.92%) Haskell
11 4 (3.92%) Lisp
12 3 (2.94%) VBScript
13 1 (0.98%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 4 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (7.84%) Docker
3 3 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (16.67%) Puppet
2 12 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (8.82%) Ansible
4 2 (1.96%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.98%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.98%) Kibana
5 1 (0.98%) logstash
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle
1 20 (19.61%) VMware
2 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.90%) AppDynamics
3 5 (4.90%) SaltStack
3 5 (4.90%) Vyatta
4 3 (2.94%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.96%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.96%) Cisco
5 2 (1.96%) F5
5 2 (1.96%) Informatica
5 2 (1.96%) Juniper
5 2 (1.96%) New Relic
5 2 (1.96%) PagerDuty
5 2 (1.96%) Rackspace
5 2 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.96%) Splunk
5 2 (1.96%) Zend
6 1 (0.98%) Perforce
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