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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 83 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 13 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.02% 0.074% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 0.095% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £24,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.67% -55.45%
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+7.77% -10.00%
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
961 1049 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.08% 77.70% 71.03%
Number of salaries quoted 806 939 676
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
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 23 September 2014. 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 - 8 £47,500 - 4
West Wales +10 5 £45,000 +83.67% 3
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Configuration Management
3 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (58.82%) Web Services
5 18 (52.94%) RUP
5 18 (52.94%) OO
5 18 (52.94%) SOA
5 18 (52.94%) Scrum
5 18 (52.94%) Open Source
6 17 (50.00%) Release Management
6 17 (50.00%) Spring
6 17 (50.00%) DSDM
6 17 (50.00%) XML
6 17 (50.00%) Java
6 17 (50.00%) MongoDB
6 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 16 (47.06%) OOA/OOD
7 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
8 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
8 15 (44.12%) TDD
8 15 (44.12%) Pair Programming
8 15 (44.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
9 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
9 14 (41.18%) Subversion
9 14 (41.18%) IBM
9 14 (41.18%) XSLT
10 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
10 13 (38.24%) Linux
10 13 (38.24%) Microsoft

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 13 (38.24%) Confluence
2 11 (32.35%) FileNet
2 11 (32.35%) LiveCycle
3 5 (14.71%) Apache
4 4 (11.76%) nginx
5 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (23.53%) SaaS
2 4 (11.76%) PaaS
2 4 (11.76%) IaaS
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
2 2 (5.88%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) LDAP
3 1 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) SSH
3 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.94%) SSL
3 1 (2.94%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (41.18%) NoSQL
3 13 (38.24%) Apache Cassandra
3 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
4 6 (17.65%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (41.18%) Subversion
3 13 (38.24%) Maven
3 13 (38.24%) JIRA
3 13 (38.24%) Hudson
4 4 (11.76%) RSpec
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Bugzilla
6 1 (2.94%) RequisitePro
6 1 (2.94%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (2.94%) Axure RP
6 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Developer
1 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) Consultant
3 8 (23.53%) Programmer
3 8 (23.53%) Java Consultant
3 8 (23.53%) Java Programmer
3 8 (23.53%) Developer Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Linux Administrator
6 4 (11.76%) Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Administrator
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.94%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (58.82%) Web Services
2 17 (50.00%) XML
2 17 (50.00%) Spring
3 14 (41.18%) XSLT
4 13 (38.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (35.29%) JSF
5 12 (35.29%) Hibernate
5 12 (35.29%) J2EE
6 11 (32.35%) SOAP
7 5 (14.71%) HTML
7 5 (14.71%) JSON
7 5 (14.71%) REST
7 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.82%) Spring Integration
8 3 (8.82%) XSD
9 2 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (5.88%) Apache Camel
9 2 (5.88%) GWT
9 2 (5.88%) HTML5
10 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (52.94%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.88%) Statistics
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (11.76%) Debian
4 3 (8.82%) UNIX
4 3 (8.82%) Windows
5 2 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (2.94%) AIX
6 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) Configuration Management
3 21 (61.76%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (52.94%) Scrum
4 18 (52.94%) SOA
4 18 (52.94%) OO
4 18 (52.94%) RUP
5 17 (50.00%) DSDM
5 17 (50.00%) Release Management
6 16 (47.06%) Unit Testing
6 16 (47.06%) OOA/OOD
7 15 (44.12%) TDD
7 15 (44.12%) Pair Programming
7 15 (44.12%) Software Engineering
7 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
7 15 (44.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (14.71%) MVC
9 4 (11.76%) UML
10 3 (8.82%) Project Management
11 2 (5.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) Groovy
2 13 (38.24%) Scala
2 13 (38.24%) Clojure
3 10 (29.41%) Ruby
4 9 (26.47%) Perl
5 7 (20.59%) Python
6 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.94%) SQL
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Xen
1 3 (8.82%) XenServer
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (26.47%) Puppet
1 9 (26.47%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (2.94%) Nagios
3 1 (2.94%) YUM
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) IBM
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 13 (38.24%) Twitter
3 11 (32.35%) Adobe
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
4 4 (11.76%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.82%) Citrix
6 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
6 2 (5.88%) VMware
6 2 (5.88%) Google
6 2 (5.88%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) Sybase
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 13 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20 - £60 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago