The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Development Operations Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 140 122
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.11% 0.083% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.088% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £60,000 £56,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -10.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1808 2285 1674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.94% 95.33% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1762 1415
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Birmingham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Python
4 6 (50.00%) Web Services
4 6 (50.00%) Fintech
5 5 (41.67%) AWS Certification
5 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
5 5 (41.67%) Puppet
5 5 (41.67%) Unix
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 5 (41.67%) Perl
5 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
5 5 (41.67%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (25.00%) CentOS
6 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (25.00%) SaaS
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 2 (16.67%) Terraform
7 2 (16.67%) Banking
7 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
7 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
8 1 (8.33%) Open Source
8 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (8.33%) Apache

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (25.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (41.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (41.67%) Perl
3 3 (25.00%) PHP
3 3 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) AWS Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (41.67%) Puppet
2 2 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) ServiceNow
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago