The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had DevOps Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Development Operations Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 178 230 193
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 31 6 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.66% 0.10% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.11% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 5 9
Median salary £52,500 £36,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+44.82% -23.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £49,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4573 5694 4929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.26% 96.57% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3721 4718 4249
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +7.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the West Midlands region.

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Warwickshire - 17 £50,000 -
Birmingham +24 10 £57,500 - 4
Coventry +16 1 £62,500 -
Shropshire -7 1 £80,000 +128.57% 1
Solihull - 1 £45,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 78 (100.00%) DevOps
2 68 (87.18%) Linux
3 52 (66.67%) Python
4 48 (61.54%) Puppet
5 46 (58.97%) Bash Shell
6 44 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (52.56%) Web Services
8 37 (47.44%) Ruby
8 37 (47.44%) Docker
9 36 (46.15%) CentOS
10 35 (44.87%) Configuration Management
11 34 (43.59%) Terraform
12 33 (42.31%) Microservices
13 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
14 29 (37.18%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (37.18%) Opscode Chef
15 28 (35.90%) Ubuntu
16 26 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
17 25 (32.05%) HTML
17 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
17 25 (32.05%) Ansible
17 25 (32.05%) RESTful
18 23 (29.49%) Apache Cassandra
18 23 (29.49%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (28.21%) Groovy
20 20 (25.64%) PHP
20 20 (25.64%) Git (software)
21 19 (24.36%) Java
22 18 (23.08%) LAMP
22 18 (23.08%) Scrum

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (5.13%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.85%) nginx
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.56%) Documentum
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.28%) CloudStack
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 44 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (19.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 9 (11.54%) SaaS
4 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.28%) IaaS
5 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) HTTP
2 3 (3.85%) DNS
2 3 (3.85%) tcpdump
3 1 (1.28%) Firewall
3 1 (1.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (6.41%) MySQL
3 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.28%) Redis
Development Applications
1 20 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 17 (21.79%) Vagrant
3 14 (17.95%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.85%) GDB
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.56%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.28%) GitLab
6 1 (1.28%) Hudson
6 1 (1.28%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (15.38%) Billing
2 7 (8.97%) Banking
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (52.56%) Web Services
2 25 (32.05%) HTML
2 25 (32.05%) RESTful
3 18 (23.08%) LAMP
4 16 (20.51%) Node.js
5 15 (19.23%) ActiveMQ
5 15 (19.23%) HornetQ
5 15 (19.23%) JMS
5 15 (19.23%) Kafka
6 7 (8.97%) REST
7 4 (5.13%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (15.38%) Smart Meter
3 11 (14.10%) Fintech
4 4 (5.13%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 68 (87.18%) Linux
2 36 (46.15%) CentOS
3 28 (35.90%) Ubuntu
4 15 (19.23%) Windows
5 12 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (15.38%) Unix
6 3 (3.85%) Mac OS X
6 3 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.28%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (100.00%) DevOps
2 35 (44.87%) Configuration Management
3 33 (42.31%) Microservices
4 30 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (37.18%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (23.08%) Scrum
8 15 (19.23%) Automated Testing
8 15 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 13 (16.67%) E-Commerce
10 12 (15.38%) Migration
10 12 (15.38%) Software Delivery
11 8 (10.26%) High Availability
12 4 (5.13%) Kanban
13 3 (3.85%) Open Source
13 3 (3.85%) TDD
14 2 (2.56%) SDLC
14 2 (2.56%) SOA
14 2 (2.56%) Software Testing
15 1 (1.28%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 52 (66.67%) Python
2 46 (58.97%) Bash Shell
3 37 (47.44%) Ruby
4 25 (32.05%) JavaScript
5 22 (28.21%) Groovy
6 20 (25.64%) PHP
7 19 (24.36%) Java
8 15 (19.23%) Scala
9 13 (16.67%) Perl
10 4 (5.13%) C
11 3 (3.85%) Go
11 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.28%) Korn
12 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (12.82%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 37 (47.44%) Docker
2 15 (19.23%) VirtualBox
2 15 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Ceph
3 1 (1.28%) etcd
3 1 (1.28%) flannel
3 1 (1.28%) KVM
3 1 (1.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 48 (61.54%) Puppet
2 34 (43.59%) Terraform
3 29 (37.18%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (32.05%) Ansible
5 16 (20.51%) Consul
5 16 (20.51%) Kubernetes
5 16 (20.51%) Nagios
6 15 (19.23%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (19.23%) Mesos
6 15 (19.23%) StatsD
7 7 (8.97%) rkt
8 1 (1.28%) Grafana
8 1 (1.28%) Graphite
8 1 (1.28%) Icinga
8 1 (1.28%) Kibana
8 1 (1.28%) logstash
8 1 (1.28%) Packer
8 1 (1.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) New Relic
1 15 (19.23%) Red Hat
1 15 (19.23%) VMware
2 7 (8.97%) ServiceNow
3 3 (3.85%) Google
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 2 (2.56%) Pega
5 1 (1.28%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.28%) SaltStack
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago