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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Development Operations Engineer
Rank 229 206 202
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 15 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.35% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.36% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 5
Average salary £45,625 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.94% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,125 £46,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-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
6015 5238 4766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4440 3993
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
Birmingham - 5 £55,000 - 3
Coventry -1 4 £32,500 - 2
Shropshire - 2 £47,500 -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (82.35%) Linux
3 13 (76.47%) Puppet
4 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (47.06%) Docker
6 8 (47.06%) ELK Stack
7 7 (41.18%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
8 5 (29.41%) Google
8 5 (29.41%) Vagrant
8 5 (29.41%) Microservices
8 5 (29.41%) OpenStack
8 5 (29.41%) IaaS
8 5 (29.41%) Open Source
8 5 (29.41%) Terraform
8 5 (29.41%) Public Cloud
8 5 (29.41%) Packer
9 4 (23.53%) Grafana
9 4 (23.53%) Mesos
9 4 (23.53%) PaaS
9 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
9 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (23.53%) nginx
9 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (23.53%) Office 365
9 4 (23.53%) InfluxDB
9 4 (23.53%) Kubernetes
9 4 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 5 (29.41%) OpenStack
2 4 (23.53%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (23.53%) nginx
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (41.18%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (29.41%) IaaS
5 4 (23.53%) Office 365
5 4 (23.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (23.53%) InfluxDB
1 4 (23.53%) MongoDB
1 4 (23.53%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Vagrant
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.88%) Maven
3 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.88%) Local Government
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) ELK Stack
2 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) REST
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Public Cloud
2 4 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) Microservices
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
4 4 (23.53%) CRM
4 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (23.53%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.88%) Coaching
7 1 (5.88%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) C#
2 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Python
4 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (76.47%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Packer
2 5 (29.41%) Terraform
3 4 (23.53%) Grafana
3 4 (23.53%) Icinga
3 4 (23.53%) Kibana
3 4 (23.53%) Kubernetes
3 4 (23.53%) logstash
3 4 (23.53%) Mesos
3 4 (23.53%) Nagios
3 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Google
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) VMware
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