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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 41 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+61 -9
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 62 2 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.81% 0.15% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.87% 0.18% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 52 2 16
Median salary £46,250 £32,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.30% -38.09%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
1056 1131 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.92% 84.09% 83.46%
Number of salaries quoted 899 946 933
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +56 62 £46,250 +42.30% 3
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (45.68%) Python
3 32 (39.51%) Linux
4 29 (35.80%) Windows
5 27 (33.33%) C++
6 25 (30.86%) Amazon AWS
7 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
8 22 (27.16%) Scrum
9 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
10 19 (23.46%) Java
11 18 (22.22%) MySQL
11 18 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (20.99%) Games
12 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
14 15 (18.52%) User Experience
14 15 (18.52%) SDLC
15 13 (16.05%) Relational Database
15 13 (16.05%) Unix
15 13 (16.05%) RDBMS
15 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 12 (14.81%) SQLite
16 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
16 12 (14.81%) OAuth
16 12 (14.81%) Informatics
16 12 (14.81%) Life Science
16 12 (14.81%) VMware
16 12 (14.81%) Oracle

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 12 (14.81%) OpenStack
1 12 (14.81%) Tornado
2 4 (4.94%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) Confluence
3 2 (2.47%) JBoss
4 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.86%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (20.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.64%) IaaS
4 1 (1.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.70%) BGP
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (3.70%) Internet
3 3 (3.70%) IPsec
3 3 (3.70%) Junos
3 3 (3.70%) MPLS
4 2 (2.47%) FTP
4 2 (2.47%) OSPF
5 1 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (1.23%) VPLS
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.69%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.22%) MySQL
3 13 (16.05%) RDBMS
3 13 (16.05%) Relational Database
4 12 (14.81%) SQLite
5 6 (7.41%) Big Data
6 4 (4.94%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (4.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Jenkins
1 5 (6.17%) Vagrant
2 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.70%) Ant
3 3 (3.70%) JIRA
3 3 (3.70%) Maven
3 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.47%) Hudson
4 2 (2.47%) NuGet
4 2 (2.47%) Subversion
4 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.23%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (20.99%) Games
2 7 (8.64%) Welsh Language
3 5 (6.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Developer
3 16 (19.75%) Software Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Software Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Agile Developer
6 8 (9.88%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Development Manager
8 6 (7.41%) Head of Delivery
8 6 (7.41%) Head of IT
9 5 (6.17%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Python Software Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (4.94%) Security Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Application Development Manager
11 3 (3.70%) DevOps Manager
11 3 (3.70%) Network Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 12 (14.81%) Flask
1 12 (14.81%) Middleware
1 12 (14.81%) OAuth
1 12 (14.81%) ZeroMQ
2 8 (9.88%) .NET
2 8 (9.88%) COM
3 4 (4.94%) Web Services
4 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.47%) REST
4 2 (2.47%) SOAP
5 1 (1.23%) J2EE
5 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) User Experience
2 12 (14.81%) Informatics
2 12 (14.81%) Life Science
3 6 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.41%) Health Informatics
4 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (3.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (2.47%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 32 (39.51%) Linux
2 29 (35.80%) Windows
3 13 (16.05%) Unix
4 9 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.47%) CentOS
5 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (71.60%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (29.63%) Software Engineering
3 22 (27.16%) Scrum
4 18 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (18.52%) SDLC
6 13 (16.05%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (14.81%) Analytics
7 12 (14.81%) Cross-Platform Development
8 10 (12.35%) TDD
9 9 (11.11%) Configuration Management
9 9 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (11.11%) ITIL
9 9 (11.11%) Waterfall
10 8 (9.88%) BDD
10 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
11 7 (8.64%) Functional Programming
11 7 (8.64%) Online Security
12 4 (4.94%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (4.94%) Microservices
12 4 (4.94%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.68%) Python
2 27 (33.33%) C++
3 19 (23.46%) Java
4 12 (14.81%) PowerShell
5 11 (13.58%) PHP
6 10 (12.35%) C#
6 10 (12.35%) Perl
7 9 (11.11%) C
8 8 (9.88%) Erlang
9 7 (8.64%) Bash Shell
9 7 (8.64%) Ruby
9 7 (8.64%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
11 3 (3.70%) Haskell
11 3 (3.70%) Lisp
11 3 (3.70%) SQL
12 2 (2.47%) Korn
12 2 (2.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) AWS Certification
1 3 (3.70%) CCDA
1 3 (3.70%) CCNP
1 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (3.70%) JNCIA
2 2 (2.47%) CCNA
2 2 (2.47%) JNCIS
2 2 (2.47%) MCITP
2 2 (2.47%) MCSA
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.64%) Docker
3 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (12.35%) Puppet
2 8 (9.88%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.70%) Ansible
4 2 (2.47%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.23%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.81%) Oracle
2 12 (14.81%) VMware
3 4 (4.94%) TOWER Software
4 3 (3.70%) F5
5 2 (2.47%) AppDynamics
5 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.47%) Cisco
5 2 (2.47%) Juniper
5 2 (2.47%) New Relic
5 2 (2.47%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
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