Period
to 15 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 78 118
Rank change year-on-year +16 +40 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 32 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.00% 0.90% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 0.93% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 7
Bedfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +3.09% +11.49%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £46,750
90th Percentile £68,625 £66,250 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.90% +0.91% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Bedfordshire with a recognized job title 1,041 965 1,478
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.75% 96.40% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 818 824 1,287
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £78,850
East of England median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Bedfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Bedfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Bedfordshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +10 16 £62,500 - 4
Bedford -2 16 £53,750 -
DevOps Engineer
East of England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bedfordshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (53.13%) .NET
3 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (46.88%) Linux
5 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (28.13%) Docker
6 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 8 (25.00%) Release Management
7 8 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (25.00%) SaaS
7 8 (25.00%) Big Data
7 8 (25.00%) Analytics
7 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 8 (25.00%) Transition Management
7 8 (25.00%) CRM
7 8 (25.00%) ITIL
7 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 8 (25.00%) Change Management
7 8 (25.00%) C#
7 8 (25.00%) JIRA
7 8 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
7 8 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (21.88%) Terraform
9 6 (18.75%) CentOS

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) nginx
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) DNS
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) JasperReports
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) JIRA
1 8 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 4 (12.50%) Velocity
3 3 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.13%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) Internet of Things
3 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Linux
2 6 (18.75%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) DevOps
2 17 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (25.00%) Analytics
5 8 (25.00%) Change Management
5 8 (25.00%) CRM
5 8 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (25.00%) Release Management
5 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 8 (25.00%) Service Delivery Management
5 8 (25.00%) Transition Management
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Deployment
7 4 (12.50%) Coaching
7 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) High Availability
7 4 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (12.50%) Workflow
8 3 (9.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Bash Shell
2 8 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (21.88%) Terraform
3 3 (9.38%) Nagios
3 3 (9.38%) Prometheus
4 1 (3.13%) Ansible
4 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft