The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 230 187 190
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 2 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.035% 0.46% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.48% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 5
Average salary £36,250 £47,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.68% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
DevOps Engineer
England

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
5435 4807 4112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.02% 96.72% 96.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4524 4181 3382
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,905
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +2.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 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
Coventry -25 1 - - 3
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 13 (72.22%) Python
2 13 (72.22%) Ruby
3 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (61.11%) Linux
5 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (44.44%) C#
6 8 (44.44%) Java
6 8 (44.44%) Windows
6 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
6 8 (44.44%) Puppet
7 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
7 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (33.33%) MySQL
8 6 (33.33%) Apache
8 6 (33.33%) Open Source
9 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
9 5 (27.78%) Ansible
9 5 (27.78%) Nagios
9 5 (27.78%) Oracle
9 5 (27.78%) Subversion
10 4 (22.22%) Maven
10 4 (22.22%) LAMP
10 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
10 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) Apache
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
3 3 (16.67%) Confluence
3 3 (16.67%) JBoss
3 3 (16.67%) nginx
4 2 (11.11%) Apache Solr
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (11.11%) Node.js
4 2 (11.11%) OpenStack
4 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
5 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) IaaS
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (16.67%) PaaS
3 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) DNS
1 2 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (11.11%) Riak
4 1 (5.56%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 5 (27.78%) Subversion
4 4 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (22.22%) Maven
4 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (11.11%) Ant
6 2 (11.11%) Hudson
6 2 (11.11%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) LAMP
2 2 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (11.11%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 5 (27.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) CentOS
5 2 (11.11%) CoreOS
5 2 (11.11%) Solaris
5 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) DevOps
2 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 2 (11.11%) Kanban
6 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Coaching
7 1 (5.56%) Game Development
7 1 (5.56%) High Availability
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL
7 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
7 1 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.56%) Release Management
7 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Python
1 13 (72.22%) Ruby
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Java
3 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
4 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
5 4 (22.22%) Perl
6 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 2 (11.11%) Go
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (5.56%) Korn
8 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Puppet
2 7 (38.89%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (27.78%) Ansible
3 5 (27.78%) Nagios
4 4 (22.22%) ZABBIX
5 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
5 3 (16.67%) Mesos
6 2 (11.11%) Control-M
6 2 (11.11%) Terraform
6 2 (11.11%) Unicenter
7 1 (5.56%) Grafana
7 1 (5.56%) Icinga
7 1 (5.56%) Kibana
7 1 (5.56%) logstash
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 3 (16.67%) Google
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) New Relic
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £35,000 - £37,500 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: £35,000 - £37,500 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Sainsbury's
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago