Period
to 22 February 2018

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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Bristol
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 94 103
Rank change year-on-year +50 +9 +27
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 207 90 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 5.80% 2.70% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.37% 2.93% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 176 82 100
Bristol median annual salary £51,750 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.20% +38.89% -7.69%
10th Percentile £35,625 £40,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £85,875
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 3,252 3,069 3,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.14% 92.13% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,732 2,497 2,947
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £67,050
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Bristol region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 143 (69.08%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (42.51%) Amazon AWS
3 80 (38.65%) Java
4 75 (36.23%) Software Engineering
5 70 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 69 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 61 (29.47%) Docker
8 60 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (28.02%) Python
10 54 (26.09%) C#
11 52 (25.12%) Linux
12 47 (22.71%) Scrum
13 46 (22.22%) SQL
14 45 (21.74%) Ansible
15 44 (21.26%) Git (software)
16 43 (20.77%) Open Source
17 41 (19.81%) Jenkins
18 40 (19.32%) Puppet
19 38 (18.36%) TDD
20 37 (17.87%) User Experience
21 36 (17.39%) Microservices
21 36 (17.39%) JavaScript
22 33 (15.94%) React
22 33 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
22 33 (15.94%) Analytics
23 32 (15.46%) Big Data
23 32 (15.46%) JIRA
24 31 (14.98%) AngularJS
25 30 (14.49%) Scala
25 30 (14.49%) Ruby

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 27 (13.04%) Apache Spark
2 25 (12.08%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (8.21%) Apache Pig
4 13 (6.28%) Tomcat
5 12 (5.80%) Apache
6 8 (3.86%) Jetty
7 6 (2.90%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.45%) Confluence
9 2 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.97%) JBoss
10 1 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.48%) CMS
10 1 (0.48%) IIS
10 1 (0.48%) Kentico
10 1 (0.48%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.48%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 88 (42.51%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (33.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (11.11%) Amazon Kinesis
3 23 (11.11%) PaaS
4 22 (10.63%) Amazon EMR
4 22 (10.63%) IaaS
5 18 (8.70%) SaaS
6 15 (7.25%) GitHub
7 12 (5.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (3.86%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (3.86%) Serverless
9 7 (3.38%) npm
10 3 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.45%) Bluemix
10 3 (1.45%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 2 (0.97%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.48%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 20 (9.66%) Firewall
2 13 (6.28%) SSL
3 11 (5.31%) VPN
4 7 (3.38%) DNS
4 7 (3.38%) SMS
5 5 (2.42%) HTTP
6 4 (1.93%) LAN
6 4 (1.93%) WAN
7 3 (1.45%) DHCP
8 2 (0.97%) AMQP
8 2 (0.97%) InfiniBand
8 2 (0.97%) Network Security
8 2 (0.97%) Wireless
9 1 (0.48%) Internet
9 1 (0.48%) PuTTY
9 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.48%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (15.46%) Big Data
2 27 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 22 (10.63%) Amazon Athena
3 22 (10.63%) Amazon Redshift
3 22 (10.63%) BigQuery
4 21 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 18 (8.70%) Power BI
6 17 (8.21%) Apache Hive
6 17 (8.21%) Hadoop
6 17 (8.21%) Impala
6 17 (8.21%) Presto
6 17 (8.21%) Spotfire
7 12 (5.80%) Neo4j
7 12 (5.80%) SQL Server
8 10 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (3.38%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (3.38%) MySQL
9 7 (3.38%) Relational Database
10 5 (2.42%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.45%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 44 (21.26%) Git (software)
2 41 (19.81%) Jenkins
3 32 (15.46%) JIRA
4 22 (10.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 19 (9.18%) Selenium
6 16 (7.73%) Cucumber
7 11 (5.31%) MSBuild
8 10 (4.83%) Jasmine
8 10 (4.83%) Protractor
9 9 (4.35%) Mercurial
9 9 (4.35%) SpecFlow
10 7 (3.38%) Artifactory
10 7 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (3.38%) WebDriver
11 6 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (2.90%) RSpec
11 6 (2.90%) Sonatype Nexus
12 5 (2.42%) Babel
12 5 (2.42%) Mocha
12 5 (2.42%) webpack
General
1 27 (13.04%) Electronics
1 27 (13.04%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Retail
2 10 (4.83%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.35%) Marketing
4 7 (3.38%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Games
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (26.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (17.39%) Developer
3 25 (12.08%) Software Engineer
4 23 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
5 20 (9.66%) Data Engineer
6 16 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
7 15 (7.25%) Senior Data Engineer
8 14 (6.76%) Architect
8 14 (6.76%) Hadoop Engineer
8 14 (6.76%) Java Developer
8 14 (6.76%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
9 13 (6.28%) Delivery Manager
10 12 (5.80%) Java Engineer
10 12 (5.80%) Software Developer
11 11 (5.31%) Agile Developer
11 11 (5.31%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.31%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 11 (5.31%) Senior DevOps
11 11 (5.31%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 10 (4.83%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (15.94%) React
2 31 (14.98%) AngularJS
3 24 (11.59%) Node.js
4 22 (10.63%) .NET
5 21 (10.14%) JSON
6 18 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
6 18 (8.70%) REST
7 17 (8.21%) HTML
8 16 (7.73%) CSS
8 16 (7.73%) MLlib
8 16 (7.73%) Pandas
9 13 (6.28%) Web Services
10 11 (5.31%) HTML5
11 10 (4.83%) ActiveMQ
11 10 (4.83%) Apache Camel
11 10 (4.83%) ASP.NET
11 10 (4.83%) Middleware
11 10 (4.83%) XML
12 8 (3.86%) OAuth2
12 8 (3.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 37 (17.87%) User Experience
2 16 (7.73%) Clustering
3 11 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.90%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.90%) Virtual Team
5 5 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.42%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (1.45%) Fintech
7 3 (1.45%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.45%) PKI
7 3 (1.45%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.97%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.97%) iPad
8 2 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 52 (25.12%) Linux
2 24 (11.59%) Windows
3 13 (6.28%) Unix
4 7 (3.38%) Windows Server
4 7 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.97%) Android
8 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (69.08%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (36.23%) Software Engineering
3 69 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 60 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (22.71%) Scrum
6 43 (20.77%) Open Source
7 38 (18.36%) TDD
8 36 (17.39%) Microservices
9 33 (15.94%) Analytics
10 28 (13.53%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (13.53%) Test Automation
11 26 (12.56%) ETL
12 24 (11.59%) Coaching
13 19 (9.18%) Data Analytics
14 18 (8.70%) Configuration Management
15 17 (8.21%) Data Visualisation
15 17 (8.21%) Visualisation
16 16 (7.73%) MapReduce
17 15 (7.25%) SDLC
18 14 (6.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 80 (38.65%) Java
2 58 (28.02%) Python
3 54 (26.09%) C#
4 46 (22.22%) SQL
5 36 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 30 (14.49%) Ruby
6 30 (14.49%) Scala
7 24 (11.59%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.83%) Perl
9 9 (4.35%) Go
10 8 (3.86%) C
10 8 (3.86%) ES6
11 7 (3.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.90%) C++
13 4 (1.93%) Clojure
14 3 (1.45%) PHP
14 3 (1.45%) R
14 3 (1.45%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.48%) F#
15 1 (0.48%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (11.11%) Degree
2 16 (7.73%) ISEB
3 9 (4.35%) Security Cleared
4 8 (3.86%) ISTQB
5 6 (2.90%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.97%) CITP
7 2 (0.97%) IIBA
8 1 (0.48%) CEH
8 1 (0.48%) CISSP
8 1 (0.48%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.76%) QA
2 9 (4.35%) SLA
3 5 (2.42%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.97%) GCP
5 2 (0.97%) HL7
System Software
1 61 (29.47%) Docker
2 8 (3.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.93%) vSphere
4 3 (1.45%) XenApp
5 2 (0.97%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.48%) LXC
6 1 (0.48%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 45 (21.74%) Ansible
2 40 (19.32%) Puppet
3 33 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (8.21%) Kubernetes
5 16 (7.73%) Terraform
6 3 (1.45%) WSUS
7 2 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.97%) Packer
8 1 (0.48%) Nagios
8 1 (0.48%) Rancher
8 1 (0.48%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (9.66%) Atlassian
2 18 (8.70%) Tableau
3 15 (7.25%) VMware
4 11 (5.31%) Google
5 10 (4.83%) Microsoft
5 10 (4.83%) SAP
6 6 (2.90%) CA Agile Central
7 5 (2.42%) Oracle
8 4 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.45%) Citrix
9 3 (1.45%) IBM
10 2 (0.97%) Capita
10 2 (0.97%) Informatica
10 2 (0.97%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.48%) Cisco
11 1 (0.48%) hybris
11 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.48%) webMethods
11 1 (0.48%) WSO2