Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 17 36
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 +2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 309 610 440
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 11.11% 10.34% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.44% 11.30% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 286 527 407
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £35,450
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £93,000
South East median annual salary £59,750 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.91% +4.55% +1.15%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,484 5,400 6,250
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 89.32% 91.53% 91.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,957 4,361 5,012
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £73,750
South East median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Berkshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Berkshire.

Salary trend for DevOps in Berkshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Berkshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. 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
Reading -5 103 £62,500 - 14
Maidenhead +1 50 £72,500 +16.00% 1
Newbury +32 39 £62,500 - 6
Bracknell -27 28 £65,000 +8.33% 3
Slough +4 18 £67,500 - 3
Crowthorne - 6 £60,000 -
Wokingham -7 3 £60,000 +50.00%
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 128 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (40.13%) AWS
3 120 (38.83%) Azure
4 115 (37.22%) Python
5 103 (33.33%) Linux
6 97 (31.39%) Docker
7 95 (30.74%) Java
8 81 (26.21%) Software Engineering
9 78 (25.24%) Kubernetes
10 73 (23.62%) JavaScript
11 70 (22.65%) Ansible
12 65 (21.04%) SaaS
13 59 (19.09%) Git (software)
13 59 (19.09%) Jenkins
14 58 (18.77%) Scrum
15 56 (18.12%) Terraform
16 54 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
17 46 (14.89%) Microservices
18 45 (14.56%) Microsoft
19 44 (14.24%) TDD
19 44 (14.24%) Bash Shell
20 41 (13.27%) Test Automation
21 40 (12.94%) C#
22 39 (12.62%) Mentoring
23 37 (11.97%) Puppet
23 37 (11.97%) SQL
24 34 (11.00%) GCP
25 32 (10.36%) Node.js
25 32 (10.36%) PowerShell
25 32 (10.36%) Web Services

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 29 (9.39%) Confluence
2 17 (5.50%) CMS
3 5 (1.62%) Apache
3 5 (1.62%) WebSphere
3 5 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (1.29%) OpenStack
5 3 (0.97%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (0.97%) IBM Domino
6 2 (0.65%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.65%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.65%) Drupal
6 2 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.65%) JBoss
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Fuse
6 2 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.65%) WordPress
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.97%) Adobe XD
3 3 (0.97%) InVision
3 3 (0.97%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 5 (1.62%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 124 (40.13%) AWS
2 120 (38.83%) Azure
3 65 (21.04%) SaaS
4 34 (11.00%) GCP
5 24 (7.77%) Serverless
6 22 (7.12%) AWS Lambda
7 19 (6.15%) OpenShift
8 16 (5.18%) AWS CloudFormation
9 15 (4.85%) GitHub
10 14 (4.53%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (3.88%) IaaS
11 12 (3.88%) PaaS
12 8 (2.59%) Amazon S3
13 7 (2.27%) Azure Functions
13 7 (2.27%) Power Platform
13 7 (2.27%) PowerApps
14 6 (1.94%) Route 53
15 5 (1.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 4 (1.29%) Amazon ECS
16 4 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.88%) Firewall
2 8 (2.59%) DNS
2 8 (2.59%) Internet
3 4 (1.29%) SSH
3 4 (1.29%) VoIP
4 3 (0.97%) LAN
4 3 (0.97%) MPLS
5 2 (0.65%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (0.65%) DAB
5 2 (0.65%) HTTP
5 2 (0.65%) Network Security
5 2 (0.65%) STUN
5 2 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.65%) Wireless
6 1 (0.32%) 5G
6 1 (0.32%) DHCP
6 1 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.53%) Relational Database
2 13 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 13 (4.21%) MongoDB
2 13 (4.21%) MySQL
3 12 (3.88%) Big Data
3 12 (3.88%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.91%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (1.62%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.97%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.65%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (0.65%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.65%) HBase
10 1 (0.32%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.32%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.32%) Geospatial Data
10 1 (0.32%) OLTP
10 1 (0.32%) PowerCenter
10 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (19.09%) Git (software)
1 59 (19.09%) Jenkins
2 30 (9.71%) JIRA
3 16 (5.18%) Maven
4 12 (3.88%) SpecFlow
5 11 (3.56%) Selenium
6 10 (3.24%) Ant
6 10 (3.24%) Artifactory
6 10 (3.24%) Vagrant
7 9 (2.91%) Postman
8 8 (2.59%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (1.94%) GitLab
9 6 (1.94%) JMeter
9 6 (1.94%) Mocha
9 6 (1.94%) Newman
9 6 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.29%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.29%) Subversion
10 4 (1.29%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (7.12%) Finance
2 18 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.50%) Retail
4 13 (4.21%) Games
5 12 (3.88%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.27%) Banking
7 3 (0.97%) Marketing
8 2 (0.65%) Electronics
8 2 (0.65%) Local Government
8 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.65%) Military
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 102 (33.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 72 (23.30%) Developer
3 42 (13.59%) Software Engineer
4 25 (8.09%) Architect
4 25 (8.09%) Python Engineer
4 25 (8.09%) Software Developer
5 24 (7.77%) Python Developer
6 20 (6.47%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 20 (6.47%) Web Engineer
7 18 (5.83%) Applications Developer
7 18 (5.83%) Applications Engineer
7 18 (5.83%) Python Software Engineer
7 18 (5.83%) Web Applications Developer
7 18 (5.83%) Web Applications Engineer
8 17 (5.50%) Senior DevOps
8 17 (5.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 12 (3.88%) Designer
9 12 (3.88%) Java Engineer
9 12 (3.88%) Lead Developer
9 12 (3.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (10.36%) Node.js
1 32 (10.36%) Web Services
2 28 (9.06%) React
3 27 (8.74%) .NET
3 27 (8.74%) AngularJS
4 25 (8.09%) RESTful
5 23 (7.44%) Spring
6 17 (5.50%) CSS
7 14 (4.53%) HTML
7 14 (4.53%) XML
8 13 (4.21%) .NET Core
8 13 (4.21%) JSON
8 13 (4.21%) Middleware
9 12 (3.88%) SOAP
10 11 (3.56%) REST
11 10 (3.24%) XSD
12 8 (2.59%) jQuery
13 7 (2.27%) Apache Cordova
13 7 (2.27%) Elastic Stack
14 6 (1.94%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.44%) Cloud Native
2 21 (6.80%) Public Cloud
2 21 (6.80%) User Experience
3 19 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.53%) iPad
5 11 (3.56%) Mobile App
6 10 (3.24%) Tandem
7 7 (2.27%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.62%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.62%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.29%) Cyberattack
9 4 (1.29%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.29%) Replication
9 4 (1.29%) Robotics
10 3 (0.97%) HoloLens
10 3 (0.97%) Oculus Rift
10 3 (0.97%) Social Media
11 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.65%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.65%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 103 (33.33%) Linux
2 24 (7.77%) Windows
3 12 (3.88%) Unix
4 11 (3.56%) Debian
5 8 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.94%) CentOS
7 4 (1.29%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.29%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.65%) Android
9 2 (0.65%) VMS
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (41.42%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (26.21%) Software Engineering
3 58 (18.77%) Scrum
4 54 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (14.89%) Microservices
6 44 (14.24%) TDD
7 41 (13.27%) Test Automation
8 39 (12.62%) Mentoring
9 30 (9.71%) Configuration Management
10 29 (9.39%) Fintech
11 26 (8.41%) Software Delivery
12 23 (7.44%) Open Source
13 22 (7.12%) BDD
13 22 (7.12%) Problem-Solving
14 21 (6.80%) Continuous Deployment
15 19 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
16 18 (5.83%) SDLC
17 17 (5.50%) Coaching
17 17 (5.50%) ITIL
17 17 (5.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 115 (37.22%) Python
2 95 (30.74%) Java
3 73 (23.62%) JavaScript
4 44 (14.24%) Bash Shell
5 40 (12.94%) C#
6 37 (11.97%) SQL
7 32 (10.36%) PowerShell
8 18 (5.83%) PHP
9 16 (5.18%) Groovy
10 15 (4.85%) C
11 10 (3.24%) C++
12 8 (2.59%) Go
12 8 (2.59%) Ruby
13 6 (1.94%) ES6
13 6 (1.94%) Shell Script
13 6 (1.94%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.62%) Bourne shell
14 5 (1.62%) Jython
15 4 (1.29%) ES8
15 4 (1.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 30 (9.71%) Security Cleared
2 26 (8.41%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.50%) Degree
4 5 (1.62%) AWS Certification
4 5 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.29%) CISSP
6 3 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.97%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.65%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.65%) SANS
8 1 (0.32%) ISEB
8 1 (0.32%) MCSE
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.15%) QA
2 12 (3.88%) NIST
3 11 (3.56%) GDPR
4 8 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.94%) NIST 800
6 4 (1.29%) SLA
7 2 (0.65%) COBIT
8 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 97 (31.39%) Docker
2 5 (1.62%) oVirt
2 5 (1.62%) RHEV
3 4 (1.29%) Kamailio
3 4 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.97%) iptables
4 3 (0.97%) LXC
5 2 (0.65%) Postfix
5 2 (0.65%) vSphere
6 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.32%) Ceph
6 1 (0.32%) Gluster
6 1 (0.32%) HDFS
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 78 (25.24%) Kubernetes
2 70 (22.65%) Ansible
3 56 (18.12%) Terraform
4 37 (11.97%) Puppet
5 29 (9.39%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (1.94%) Galera Cluster
6 6 (1.94%) OpenNebula
7 5 (1.62%) Packer
7 5 (1.62%) Salt
8 3 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.65%) Grafana
9 2 (0.65%) SCCM
9 2 (0.65%) SCOM
10 1 (0.32%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
10 1 (0.32%) Kibana
10 1 (0.32%) logstash
10 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.32%) SELinux
10 1 (0.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 45 (14.56%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.77%) Google
3 13 (4.21%) Cisco
4 11 (3.56%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (2.27%) IBM
5 7 (2.27%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.27%) SaltStack
5 7 (2.27%) VMware
6 5 (1.62%) Atlassian
6 5 (1.62%) Oracle
7 4 (1.29%) Adobe
7 4 (1.29%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.97%) Juniper
8 3 (0.97%) Lotus
8 3 (0.97%) SAP
8 3 (0.97%) Sun
9 2 (0.65%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.65%) hybris
9 2 (0.65%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.65%) Talend