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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 100 85 97
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 2 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.15% 1.62% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 1.99% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 16 2
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1081 1056 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 80.79% 81.54% 73.50%
Number of salaries quoted 895 903 816
Average salary £39,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015. 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 2 £32,500 -38.09% 1
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (70.00%) Linux
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (40.00%) .NET
4 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Python
5 3 (30.00%) PHP
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Nagios
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Zenoss
6 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
6 2 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
6 2 (20.00%) yum
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (20.00%) Ansible

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 3 (30.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) COM+
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 3 (30.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (30.00%) Nagios
2 3 (30.00%) Zenoss
3 2 (20.00%) yum
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
1 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
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