The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 136 125
Rank change year-on-year +7 -11  
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 4 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.20% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Median salary £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.81% -4.34%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £47,500 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £68,625 £64,000 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

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 1893 2268 1964
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.53% 96.14% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6401 6679 8485
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £77,500 £66,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) NuGet
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
4 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) NuGet
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
1 1 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (16.67%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Content Management
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) Robotic Process Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Go
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) etcd
1 1 (16.67%) flannel
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Consul
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Salt
2 1 (16.67%) Sysdig
2 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
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