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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 188 177 195
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 27 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.071% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.076% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
4805 3968 4488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.00% 94.50% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4144 3223 3840
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 4 March 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 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
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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 - 19 £100,000 - 1
Worcestershire - 3 £21,500 -
Birmingham -22 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £47,500 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 31 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (90.32%) Linux
3 25 (80.65%) Windows
4 24 (77.42%) SQL
4 24 (77.42%) Tomcat
5 23 (74.19%) J2EE
6 21 (67.74%) Solaris
6 21 (67.74%) IIS
6 21 (67.74%) Tivoli
7 19 (61.29%) Oracle
8 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (51.61%) .NET
10 15 (48.39%) Python
10 15 (48.39%) Perl
10 15 (48.39%) Scrum
10 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
11 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (45.16%) Kanban
12 13 (41.94%) ITIL
13 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
13 12 (38.71%) Unicenter
13 12 (38.71%) Nagios
13 12 (38.71%) BladeLogic
13 12 (38.71%) Ansible
14 9 (29.03%) Control-M
15 7 (22.58%) Software Deployment
15 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
16 6 (19.35%) Puppet
16 6 (19.35%) Maven
16 6 (19.35%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 24 (77.42%) Tomcat
2 21 (67.74%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) JBoss
3 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 6 (19.35%) Maven
3 4 (12.90%) CruiseControl
3 4 (12.90%) Ant
4 3 (9.68%) Mercurial
4 3 (9.68%) Artifactory
4 3 (9.68%) Hudson
5 1 (3.23%) PHPUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) J2EE
2 16 (51.61%) .NET
3 1 (3.23%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.23%) Open Source
1 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (90.32%) Linux
2 25 (80.65%) Windows
3 21 (67.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) Scrum
4 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (45.16%) Kanban
5 13 (41.94%) ITIL
6 7 (22.58%) Software Deployment
7 5 (16.13%) Service Management
8 4 (12.90%) TDD
8 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.45%) Release Management
9 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.45%) Validation
9 2 (6.45%) Pair Programming
9 2 (6.45%) BDD
9 2 (6.45%) Dependency Management
10 1 (3.23%) Line Management
10 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (3.23%) Project Management
10 1 (3.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) SQL
2 15 (48.39%) Python
2 15 (48.39%) Perl
2 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 5 (16.13%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) C++
5 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) PHP
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) Tivoli
2 12 (38.71%) Unicenter
2 12 (38.71%) Nagios
2 12 (38.71%) BladeLogic
2 12 (38.71%) Ansible
3 9 (29.03%) Control-M
4 6 (19.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Oracle
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
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