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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 195 185 199
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 14 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.045% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.047% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
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
4825 4232 4507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.79% 94.42% 96.37%
Number of salaries quoted 4254 3537 3931
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Coventry - 8 £100,000 -
Worcestershire - 3 £21,500 -
Birmingham -5 2 - -
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 31 (86.11%) Windows
3 30 (83.33%) Linux
4 24 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (47.22%) Scrum
8 16 (44.44%) CruiseControl
8 16 (44.44%) Java
9 15 (41.67%) Puppet
10 14 (38.89%) Perl
10 14 (38.89%) Tomcat
10 14 (38.89%) Python
11 13 (36.11%) .NET
11 13 (36.11%) VMware
11 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
12 11 (30.56%) SQL
13 8 (22.22%) PHP
13 8 (22.22%) J2EE
13 8 (22.22%) Oracle
13 8 (22.22%) Solaris
13 8 (22.22%) IIS
13 8 (22.22%) Tivoli
13 8 (22.22%) Django
13 8 (22.22%) Kanban
13 8 (22.22%) Web Development
13 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
13 8 (22.22%) Open Source
14 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
14 7 (19.44%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 14 (38.89%) Tomcat
2 8 (22.22%) IIS
3 6 (16.67%) JBoss
4 5 (13.89%) nginx
5 3 (8.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) LDAP
1 7 (19.44%) HTTP
1 7 (19.44%) TCP/IP
1 7 (19.44%) SSL
1 7 (19.44%) Firewall
2 6 (16.67%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MongoDB
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 16 (44.44%) CruiseControl
3 7 (19.44%) JIRA
3 7 (19.44%) Ant
3 7 (19.44%) Maven
4 6 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 6 (16.67%) Hudson
4 6 (16.67%) Artifactory
5 2 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.78%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.56%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) J2EE
2 8 (22.22%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
2 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) Linux
3 8 (22.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (47.22%) Scrum
5 8 (22.22%) Kanban
5 8 (22.22%) Web Development
6 7 (19.44%) Waterfall
6 7 (19.44%) ITIL
7 6 (16.67%) Software Deployment
8 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Project Management
9 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.33%) Service Management
10 3 (8.33%) Release Management
11 2 (5.56%) BDD
11 2 (5.56%) Dependency Management
11 2 (5.56%) Validation
11 2 (5.56%) TDD
11 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) Java
2 14 (38.89%) Perl
2 14 (38.89%) Python
3 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
4 11 (30.56%) SQL
5 8 (22.22%) PHP
6 6 (16.67%) VBScript
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.11%) C#
8 3 (8.33%) C++
8 3 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 2 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
1 7 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) vSphere
1 6 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Puppet
2 8 (22.22%) Tivoli
3 7 (19.44%) Vagrant
3 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (16.67%) Nagios
4 6 (16.67%) Unicenter
4 6 (16.67%) Ansible
4 6 (16.67%) BladeLogic
5 5 (13.89%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) VMware
2 8 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft