Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Bristol
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 88 92
Rank change year-on-year +42 +4 +57
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 231 102 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.06% 3.16% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.62% 3.46% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 197 94 113
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.57% +11.82% +25.71%
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £85,000
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3490 2944 3428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.63% 91.20% 90.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2894 2472 2988
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,281 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.51% +0.70% +3.90%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Bristol

DevOps
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Bristol

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Bristol over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Bristol

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 162 (70.13%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (35.06%) Java
4 74 (32.03%) Linux
4 74 (32.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 72 (31.17%) Finance
6 70 (30.30%) Continuous Delivery
7 68 (29.44%) Python
8 65 (28.14%) C#
9 63 (27.27%) Git (software)
10 61 (26.41%) TDD
11 58 (25.11%) Scrum
12 53 (22.94%) Jenkins
13 50 (21.65%) SQL
14 49 (21.21%) JavaScript
15 48 (20.78%) Business Intelligence
15 48 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
16 47 (20.35%) Puppet
16 47 (20.35%) User Experience
16 47 (20.35%) Electronics
17 45 (19.48%) Docker
18 41 (17.75%) Software Engineering
19 40 (17.32%) Ruby
19 40 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
20 39 (16.88%) AngularJS
20 39 (16.88%) Telecoms
21 38 (16.45%) .NET
21 38 (16.45%) SAP
21 38 (16.45%) Microservices
21 38 (16.45%) Big Data

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 16 (6.93%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (6.49%) Apache Spark
3 13 (5.63%) Confluence
4 12 (5.19%) Tomcat
5 10 (4.33%) Apache
6 9 (3.90%) Apache Pig
7 5 (2.16%) Jetty
7 5 (2.16%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.73%) IIS
9 3 (1.30%) JBoss
9 3 (1.30%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.87%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.43%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.43%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 99 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (32.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (15.58%) PaaS
4 35 (15.15%) IaaS
5 30 (12.99%) SaaS
6 14 (6.06%) Amazon EMR
6 14 (6.06%) Amazon Kinesis
7 13 (5.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (3.46%) GitHub
9 3 (1.30%) npm
10 2 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.43%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Office 365
11 1 (0.43%) Serverless
11 1 (0.43%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 23 (9.96%) Firewall
1 23 (9.96%) SSL
2 14 (6.06%) TCP/IP
3 13 (5.63%) VPN
4 12 (5.19%) HTTP
5 8 (3.46%) DNS
6 6 (2.60%) LAN
6 6 (2.60%) SMS
6 6 (2.60%) WAN
7 5 (2.16%) DHCP
8 3 (1.30%) Network Security
9 2 (0.87%) AMQP
9 2 (0.87%) InfiniBand
9 2 (0.87%) Wireless
10 1 (0.43%) Internet
10 1 (0.43%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.43%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (16.45%) Big Data
2 28 (12.12%) MongoDB
3 25 (10.82%) NoSQL
4 24 (10.39%) SQL Server
5 19 (8.23%) MySQL
6 16 (6.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (6.49%) Relational Database
8 14 (6.06%) Amazon Redshift
8 14 (6.06%) BigQuery
8 14 (6.06%) CouchDB
9 12 (5.19%) RDBMS
10 10 (4.33%) Neo4j
11 9 (3.90%) Apache Hive
11 9 (3.90%) Impala
11 9 (3.90%) Power BI
11 9 (3.90%) Presto
11 9 (3.90%) Spotfire
12 7 (3.03%) Hadoop
13 5 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
14 2 (0.87%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 63 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 53 (22.94%) Jenkins
3 32 (13.85%) JIRA
4 27 (11.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 20 (8.66%) MSBuild
5 20 (8.66%) Selenium
6 19 (8.23%) Mercurial
7 17 (7.36%) TeamCity
8 14 (6.06%) Cucumber
9 13 (5.63%) Protractor
10 12 (5.19%) Jasmine
11 11 (4.76%) SpecFlow
11 11 (4.76%) WebDriver
12 9 (3.90%) Artifactory
13 8 (3.46%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (3.03%) Capybara
14 7 (3.03%) WATIR
15 6 (2.60%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (2.60%) RSpec
15 6 (2.60%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 72 (31.17%) Finance
2 47 (20.35%) Electronics
3 39 (16.88%) Telecoms
4 35 (15.15%) Manufacturing
4 35 (15.15%) Marketing
5 23 (9.96%) Retail
6 16 (6.93%) Banking
7 4 (1.73%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 56 (24.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 45 (19.48%) Developer
3 32 (13.85%) Delivery Manager
4 23 (9.96%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 21 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 17 (7.36%) Software Engineer
7 16 (6.93%) Senior DevOps
7 16 (6.93%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 15 (6.49%) Linux Engineer
9 14 (6.06%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 14 (6.06%) Technical Manager
10 13 (5.63%) Architect
10 13 (5.63%) AWS Engineer
10 13 (5.63%) C# Developer
11 12 (5.19%) .NET Developer
11 12 (5.19%) Automation Tester
11 12 (5.19%) Data Engineer
11 12 (5.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 12 (5.19%) Tester
12 11 (4.76%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.88%) AngularJS
2 38 (16.45%) .NET
3 37 (16.02%) React
4 31 (13.42%) HTML
4 31 (13.42%) JSON
5 30 (12.99%) CSS
6 29 (12.55%) HTML5
6 29 (12.55%) REST
7 24 (10.39%) Web Services
8 21 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
8 21 (9.09%) XML
9 19 (8.23%) ASP.NET
10 17 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (6.06%) CSS3
12 13 (5.63%) DHTML
12 13 (5.63%) Kafka
12 13 (5.63%) Redux
13 12 (5.19%) EJB
13 12 (5.19%) JMS
14 10 (4.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (20.35%) User Experience
2 19 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.23%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.19%) iPad
4 8 (3.46%) Clustering
4 8 (3.46%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.60%) Virtual Team
6 5 (2.16%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.73%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.73%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.73%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.30%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.30%) PKI
8 3 (1.30%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.87%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.87%) Fintech
9 2 (0.87%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 74 (32.03%) Linux
2 26 (11.26%) Windows
3 17 (7.36%) Ubuntu
4 15 (6.49%) Unix
5 10 (4.33%) Windows Server
6 9 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.87%) CentOS
8 2 (0.87%) Debian
8 2 (0.87%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (70.13%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (30.30%) Continuous Delivery
3 61 (26.41%) TDD
4 58 (25.11%) Scrum
5 48 (20.78%) Business Intelligence
5 48 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (17.75%) Software Engineering
7 38 (16.45%) Microservices
8 36 (15.58%) Programme Management
9 35 (15.15%) Digital Marketing
10 34 (14.72%) Open Source
11 27 (11.69%) Analytics
11 27 (11.69%) Configuration Management
12 24 (10.39%) Test Automation
13 23 (9.96%) BDD
14 22 (9.52%) OO
15 21 (9.09%) Migration
15 21 (9.09%) MVC
15 21 (9.09%) Project Management
15 21 (9.09%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 81 (35.06%) Java
2 68 (29.44%) Python
3 65 (28.14%) C#
4 50 (21.65%) SQL
5 49 (21.21%) JavaScript
6 40 (17.32%) Ruby
7 21 (9.09%) Bash Shell
8 18 (7.79%) Go
9 17 (7.36%) Scala
10 14 (6.06%) Shell Script
11 10 (4.33%) PowerShell
12 8 (3.46%) Perl
13 5 (2.16%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.73%) C
14 4 (1.73%) C++
15 2 (0.87%) PHP
16 1 (0.43%) ES6
16 1 (0.43%) F#
16 1 (0.43%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (8.23%) Degree
2 12 (5.19%) ISEB
3 10 (4.33%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.87%) CISSP
4 2 (0.87%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (0.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.43%) CEH
5 1 (0.43%) CISM
5 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.90%) QA
2 7 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.30%) GCP
5 2 (0.87%) HL7
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (19.48%) Docker
2 11 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.03%) vSphere
4 3 (1.30%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.30%) XenApp
5 1 (0.43%) LXC
5 1 (0.43%) RHEV
5 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.43%) Xen
5 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 47 (20.35%) Puppet
2 40 (17.32%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (15.58%) Ansible
4 16 (6.93%) Terraform
5 8 (3.46%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.16%) WSUS
7 2 (0.87%) Cobbler
7 2 (0.87%) Nagios
7 2 (0.87%) Packer
8 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 38 (16.45%) SAP
2 21 (9.09%) Google
3 19 (8.23%) VMware
4 14 (6.06%) Microsoft
5 12 (5.19%) Atlassian
6 10 (4.33%) Tableau
7 9 (3.90%) Oracle
8 6 (2.60%) CA Agile Central
9 4 (1.73%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.30%) Citrix
11 2 (0.87%) AppDynamics
11 2 (0.87%) Capita
11 2 (0.87%) Informatica
12 1 (0.43%) EnterpriseDB
12 1 (0.43%) Genesys
12 1 (0.43%) hybris
12 1 (0.43%) NetApp
12 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.43%) Software AG
12 1 (0.43%) SolarWinds