Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 15 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 54 30
Rank change year-on-year +25 -24 +63
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 73 26 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 6.99% 2.96% 7.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.39% 3.26% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 87 25 99
Bedfordshire median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.45% +13.40% +11.49%
10th Percentile £37,750 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,000 £73,750
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +22.22%

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 988 797 1,340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 94.55% 90.77% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 789 730 1,151
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Bedfordshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Bedfordshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Bedfordshire

DevOps
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 within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 15 February 2019. 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 +7 45 £60,000 +11.63% 11
Bedford -4 19 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Dunstable - 3 £37,500 - 2
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for DevOps.

1 49 (67.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (52.05%) .NET
2 38 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (43.84%) Linux
4 29 (39.73%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (26.03%) Release Management
6 19 (26.03%) JIRA
7 18 (24.66%) TeamCity
7 18 (24.66%) C#
8 16 (21.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 15 (20.55%) Service Delivery Management
9 15 (20.55%) Service Delivery
9 15 (20.55%) Change Management
9 15 (20.55%) ITIL
9 15 (20.55%) CRM
9 15 (20.55%) Transition Management
9 15 (20.55%) Big Data
9 15 (20.55%) Analytics
9 15 (20.55%) Mobile App
9 15 (20.55%) SaaS
10 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell
10 14 (19.18%) Deployment Automation
10 14 (19.18%) Terraform
10 14 (19.18%) Docker
11 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
12 10 (13.70%) Microservices
12 10 (13.70%) TDD
12 10 (13.70%) CentOS
13 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement

DevOps
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 6 (8.22%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (6.85%) Apache
3 4 (5.48%) JBoss
3 4 (5.48%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.11%) IIS
4 3 (4.11%) nginx
5 2 (2.74%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 49 (67.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (39.73%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (20.55%) SaaS
4 2 (2.74%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) Network Security
2 1 (1.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Big Data
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.74%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.37%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (26.03%) JIRA
2 18 (24.66%) TeamCity
3 16 (21.92%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (9.59%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.74%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.37%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (10.96%) Finance
2 5 (6.85%) Law
2 5 (6.85%) Retail
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (61.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (24.66%) AWS DevOps
3 17 (23.29%) Release Manager
4 16 (21.92%) Developer
5 15 (20.55%) Big Data Manager
5 15 (20.55%) DevOps Manager
6 13 (17.81%) .NET Developer
7 11 (15.07%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 11 (15.07%) AWS Engineer
8 10 (13.70%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 9 (12.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 9 (12.33%) Linux Engineer
10 8 (10.96%) Big Data Engineer
10 8 (10.96%) Release Engineer
11 6 (8.22%) DevOps Developer
12 5 (6.85%) Azure DevOps
12 5 (6.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 5 (6.85%) Azure Engineer
12 5 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
12 5 (6.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (52.05%) .NET
2 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
2 7 (9.59%) LINQ
3 6 (8.22%) .NET Core
3 6 (8.22%) Velocity
4 4 (5.48%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.37%) CSS
6 1 (1.37%) CSS3
6 1 (1.37%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.37%) HTML
6 1 (1.37%) HTML5
6 1 (1.37%) Java SE
6 1 (1.37%) JSP
6 1 (1.37%) React
6 1 (1.37%) Sass
6 1 (1.37%) Spring
6 1 (1.37%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.55%) Mobile App
2 8 (10.96%) Internet of Things
3 5 (6.85%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.74%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Smart City
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (43.84%) Linux
2 10 (13.70%) CentOS
3 8 (10.96%) Windows
4 4 (5.48%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.11%) Debian
5 3 (4.11%) Ubuntu
5 3 (4.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.77%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (26.03%) Release Management
4 15 (20.55%) Analytics
4 15 (20.55%) Change Management
4 15 (20.55%) CRM
4 15 (20.55%) ITIL
4 15 (20.55%) Service Delivery
4 15 (20.55%) Service Delivery Management
4 15 (20.55%) Transition Management
5 14 (19.18%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (13.70%) Microservices
6 10 (13.70%) TDD
7 9 (12.33%) Continuous Deployment
7 9 (12.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (9.59%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (8.22%) Coaching
9 6 (8.22%) CQRS
9 6 (8.22%) High Availability
9 6 (8.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) C#
2 14 (19.18%) Bash Shell
3 9 (12.33%) PowerShell
4 8 (10.96%) Java
5 4 (5.48%) Python
6 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.74%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) ISEB
1 5 (6.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (19.18%) Docker
2 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (19.18%) Terraform
2 9 (12.33%) Kubernetes
3 6 (8.22%) Ansible
3 6 (8.22%) Kibana
4 5 (6.85%) Nagios
5 4 (5.48%) Prometheus
6 3 (4.11%) Puppet
7 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (10.96%) Google
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.85%) VMware
3 4 (5.48%) Oracle
4 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds