The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 94 102 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 12 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.91% 0.66% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.79% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8 9 4
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £48,375 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.84% +5.55%
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
1045 1141 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 83.28% 83.36%
Number of salaries quoted 905 976 752
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Wales

DevOps
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Wales region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +15 12 £50,000 -16.66% 4
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
2 13 (61.90%) Games
2 13 (61.90%) User Experience
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) C#
4 8 (38.10%) Java
4 8 (38.10%) PHP
4 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
4 8 (38.10%) Node.js
5 7 (33.33%) BDD
5 7 (33.33%) Big Data
5 7 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
5 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (33.33%) C++
5 7 (33.33%) OOP
5 7 (33.33%) Ruby
5 7 (33.33%) TOWER Software
6 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (14.29%) ATDD
7 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 3 (14.29%) IPsec
7 3 (14.29%) Internet
7 3 (14.29%) MPLS
7 3 (14.29%) ITIL
7 3 (14.29%) Unix
7 3 (14.29%) Windows

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wales 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 8 (38.10%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Internet
1 3 (14.29%) IPsec
1 3 (14.29%) MPLS
2 2 (9.52%) BGP
2 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) Junos
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) FTP
3 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) OSPF
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MongoDB
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
1 2 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) GitLab
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.76%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (61.90%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Software Developer
3 4 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum Master
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.76%) Django
1 1 (4.76%) Drush
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) LAMP
1 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (4.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) CentOS
2 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) TDD
4 7 (33.33%) BDD
4 7 (33.33%) OOP
5 4 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) ATDD
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (14.29%) ITIL
6 3 (14.29%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) DDoS Mitigation
7 2 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Coaching
8 1 (4.76%) Line Management
8 1 (4.76%) Network Design
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) Security Hardening
8 1 (4.76%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) Java
2 8 (38.10%) PHP
3 7 (33.33%) C++
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) Ruby
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) CCNP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (9.52%) AWS Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCDA
2 2 (9.52%) JNCIA
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) JNCIS
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Ceph
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
1 1 (4.76%) GlusterFS
1 1 (4.76%) iptables
1 1 (4.76%) LXC
1 1 (4.76%) NFS
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (9.52%) Rundeck
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) CFEngine
2 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
2 1 (4.76%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Salt
2 1 (4.76%) SELinux
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) TOWER Software
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) F5
2 2 (9.52%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Brocade
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £31,150 to £38,100 per annum Plus MRP
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Peopleworks
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60,000 to £65,000 + Bonus + Excelle
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago