Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 73 40
Rank change year-on-year +55 -33 +66
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 88 20 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 8.25% 1.96% 6.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 2.16% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 95 19 90
Bedfordshire median annual salary £58,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.11% -2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,000 £42,375
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,250 £88,750
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +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 994 927 1,465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 93.16% 90.88% 93.31%
Number of salaries quoted 775 784 1,268
Bedfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £79,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 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 +29 61 £58,000 +22.11% 9
Bedford +8 23 £55,000 +2.33% 1
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £35,000 -
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 61 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
1 61 (69.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (57.95%) .NET
3 45 (51.14%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (36.36%) Linux
5 29 (32.95%) JIRA
6 28 (31.82%) Release Management
7 25 (28.41%) C#
7 25 (28.41%) Mobile App
7 25 (28.41%) Big Data
7 25 (28.41%) Analytics
8 24 (27.27%) Service Delivery Management
8 24 (27.27%) Transition Management
8 24 (27.27%) ITIL
8 24 (27.27%) CRM
8 24 (27.27%) Service Delivery
8 24 (27.27%) Change Management
8 24 (27.27%) SaaS
9 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
9 18 (20.45%) TDD
10 17 (19.32%) Microservices
11 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (18.18%) Google
11 16 (18.18%) LINQ
12 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
12 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (17.05%) Elasticsearch
12 15 (17.05%) CQRS
12 15 (17.05%) Kibana
12 15 (17.05%) .NET Core

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 15 (17.05%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (3.41%) Apache
2 3 (3.41%) IIS
2 3 (3.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 61 (69.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (51.14%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (27.27%) SaaS
4 1 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.14%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (1.14%) DNS
3 1 (1.14%) SSL
3 1 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (28.41%) Big Data
2 18 (20.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.14%) HBase
4 1 (1.14%) Impala
4 1 (1.14%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.14%) Parquet
4 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.14%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 29 (32.95%) JIRA
2 15 (17.05%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 6 (6.82%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
7 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (5.68%) Finance
1 5 (5.68%) Retail
2 1 (1.14%) Banking
2 1 (1.14%) Law
2 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (29.55%) Release Manager
3 25 (28.41%) AWS DevOps
4 24 (27.27%) DevOps Manager
5 23 (26.14%) Developer
6 19 (21.59%) Big Data Manager
7 16 (18.18%) .NET Developer
8 9 (10.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
9 8 (9.09%) Big Data Engineer
9 8 (9.09%) Release Engineer
10 7 (7.95%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 6 (6.82%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 6 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
12 5 (5.68%) Azure Developer
12 5 (5.68%) Software Manager
12 5 (5.68%) Software Test Manager
12 5 (5.68%) Test Manager
13 4 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (57.95%) .NET
2 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
2 16 (18.18%) LINQ
3 15 (17.05%) .NET Core
4 5 (5.68%) AngularJS
4 5 (5.68%) JSP
4 5 (5.68%) React
4 5 (5.68%) Thymeleaf
5 4 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
5 4 (4.55%) Velocity
6 2 (2.27%) CSS
6 2 (2.27%) HTML
6 2 (2.27%) JSON
6 2 (2.27%) XML
7 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.14%) HTML5
7 1 (1.14%) Java SE
7 1 (1.14%) Spring
7 1 (1.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.41%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.55%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.27%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.14%) Fintech
5 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.14%) Smart City
5 1 (1.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.36%) Linux
2 7 (7.95%) CentOS
3 3 (3.41%) Windows
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (69.32%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (31.82%) Release Management
3 25 (28.41%) Analytics
4 24 (27.27%) Change Management
4 24 (27.27%) CRM
4 24 (27.27%) ITIL
4 24 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 24 (27.27%) Service Delivery Management
4 24 (27.27%) Transition Management
5 18 (20.45%) TDD
6 17 (19.32%) Microservices
7 15 (17.05%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (17.05%) CQRS
8 12 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (10.23%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (9.09%) Scrum
12 7 (7.95%) Test Automation
13 6 (6.82%) E-Commerce
13 6 (6.82%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (28.41%) C#
2 11 (12.50%) Java
2 11 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.68%) SQL
5 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.14%) Perl
5 1 (1.14%) Python
5 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) ISEB
1 5 (5.68%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.14%) CCNA
2 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.14%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) JNCIA
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.14%) HDFS
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (17.05%) Kibana
2 8 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 7 (7.95%) Terraform
4 4 (4.55%) Nagios
4 4 (4.55%) Prometheus
5 2 (2.27%) Puppet
6 1 (1.14%) Ansible
6 1 (1.14%) Oozie
6 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 16 (18.18%) Google
2 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.14%) F5
3 1 (1.14%) VMware