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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 77 97 91
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 29 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.16% 0.71% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 0.84% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 11
Median salary £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £50,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £51,050 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
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
1143 1186 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 85.17% 84.41% 78.49%
Number of salaries quoted 961 984 903
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +5.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +30 29 £43,750 -12.50% 4
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 59 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (47.25%) Python
3 41 (45.05%) Linux
4 37 (40.66%) Software Engineering
5 35 (38.46%) Windows
5 35 (38.46%) C++
6 33 (36.26%) Amazon AWS
7 31 (34.07%) Java
8 25 (27.47%) SQL Server
9 24 (26.37%) Continuous Delivery
10 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (25.27%) MySQL
11 20 (21.98%) Scrum
12 18 (19.78%) Oracle
13 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
14 16 (17.58%) Middleware
14 16 (17.58%) SDLC
15 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
15 15 (16.48%) OpenStack
15 15 (16.48%) HTTP
15 15 (16.48%) RDBMS
15 15 (16.48%) C
16 14 (15.38%) Perl
16 14 (15.38%) PHP
16 14 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 14 (15.38%) Informatics
16 14 (15.38%) Life Science
16 14 (15.38%) SQLite
16 14 (15.38%) Erlang
16 14 (15.38%) OAuth

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 15 (16.48%) OpenStack
2 14 (15.38%) Tornado
3 3 (3.30%) Confluence
4 2 (2.20%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) PowerExchange
5 1 (1.10%) Apache
5 1 (1.10%) IIS
5 1 (1.10%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.10%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 33 (36.26%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (25.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (14.29%) IaaS
4 2 (2.20%) PaaS
5 1 (1.10%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.10%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.48%) HTTP
2 8 (8.79%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.20%) DNS
3 2 (2.20%) FTP
3 2 (2.20%) VPN
4 1 (1.10%) BGP
4 1 (1.10%) Broadband
4 1 (1.10%) Firewall
4 1 (1.10%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.10%) Internet
4 1 (1.10%) IPsec
4 1 (1.10%) Junos
4 1 (1.10%) MPLS
4 1 (1.10%) OSPF
4 1 (1.10%) SMTP
4 1 (1.10%) SSL
4 1 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.27%) MySQL
3 15 (16.48%) RDBMS
3 15 (16.48%) Relational Database
4 14 (15.38%) SQLite
5 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.49%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.20%) Big Data
6 2 (2.20%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.10%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.10%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.59%) Vagrant
3 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
3 5 (5.49%) JIRA
4 3 (3.30%) Hudson
4 3 (3.30%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
5 2 (2.20%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.20%) ClearQuest
5 2 (2.20%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.20%) Maven
5 2 (2.20%) NuGet
5 2 (2.20%) Subversion
6 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (12.09%) Games
1 11 (12.09%) Welsh Language
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (27.47%) DevOps Engineer
1 25 (27.47%) Software Engineer
2 12 (13.19%) Developer
3 10 (10.99%) Development Manager
4 9 (9.89%) Agile Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Software Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Cybersecurity Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Head of Delivery
6 6 (6.59%) Head of IT
6 6 (6.59%) Security Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (5.49%) Python Software Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Linux Engineer
8 4 (4.40%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Software Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Application Development Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Applications Development Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.58%) Middleware
2 14 (15.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 14 (15.38%) Flask
2 14 (15.38%) OAuth
2 14 (15.38%) ZeroMQ
3 10 (10.99%) .NET
4 8 (8.79%) COM
5 6 (6.59%) Web Services
6 3 (3.30%) J2EE
6 3 (3.30%) Node.js
7 2 (2.20%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.20%) li3
7 2 (2.20%) REST
7 2 (2.20%) RESTful
7 2 (2.20%) SOAP
7 2 (2.20%) Spring
7 2 (2.20%) Symfony
8 1 (1.10%) Java EE
8 1 (1.10%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Informatics
1 14 (15.38%) Life Science
2 10 (10.99%) User Experience
3 8 (8.79%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
5 6 (6.59%) Fintech
5 6 (6.59%) Health Informatics
6 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (3.30%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.10%) Digital TV
8 1 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 41 (45.05%) Linux
2 35 (38.46%) Windows
3 12 (13.19%) Unix
4 9 (9.89%) Windows Server
5 3 (3.30%) CentOS
5 3 (3.30%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (64.84%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (40.66%) Software Engineering
3 24 (26.37%) Continuous Delivery
4 20 (21.98%) Scrum
5 16 (17.58%) SDLC
6 14 (15.38%) Analytics
6 14 (15.38%) Cross-Platform Development
7 11 (12.09%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (12.09%) Functional Programming
7 11 (12.09%) Online Security
8 10 (10.99%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.99%) TDD
9 9 (9.89%) Microservices
9 9 (9.89%) Service Delivery
9 9 (9.89%) Waterfall
10 7 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (7.69%) Security Operations
11 6 (6.59%) BDD
11 6 (6.59%) Configuration Management
11 6 (6.59%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 43 (47.25%) Python
2 35 (38.46%) C++
3 31 (34.07%) Java
4 15 (16.48%) C
5 14 (15.38%) Erlang
5 14 (15.38%) Perl
5 14 (15.38%) PHP
6 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
7 11 (12.09%) C#
8 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
9 7 (7.69%) Ruby
10 6 (6.59%) Shell Script
11 4 (4.40%) Haskell
11 4 (4.40%) Lisp
12 3 (3.30%) VBScript
13 2 (2.20%) JavaScript
13 2 (2.20%) Korn
14 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
14 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.10%) CCDA
2 1 (1.10%) CCNA
2 1 (1.10%) CCNP
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.10%) JNCIA
2 1 (1.10%) JNCIS
2 1 (1.10%) MCITP
2 1 (1.10%) MCSA
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.30%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Docker
1 9 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (12.09%) Puppet
2 8 (8.79%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (6.59%) Ansible
4 2 (2.20%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Oracle
2 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.99%) VMware
4 4 (4.40%) AppDynamics
5 3 (3.30%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.20%) Cisco
6 2 (2.20%) F5
6 2 (2.20%) Informatica
6 2 (2.20%) Juniper
6 2 (2.20%) New Relic
6 2 (2.20%) PagerDuty
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.20%) Vyatta
6 2 (2.20%) Zend
7 1 (1.10%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.10%) Perforce
7 1 (1.10%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.10%) Splunk
7 1 (1.10%) TOWER Software
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