Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 39 55
Rank change year-on-year +17 +16 +42
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 315 279 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 9.05% 7.42% 5.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 7.94% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 254 244 182
Bristol median annual salary £50,000 £53,750 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.98% -6.52% +17.95%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,750 £36,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £76,250
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 3,205 3,512 3,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 92.12% 93.43% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,613 2,879 3,001
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £67,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

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 18 August 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Bristol

DevOps
Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Bristol region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. 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
Avonmouth - 8 £45,000 -
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 184 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (38.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 103 (32.70%) Amazon AWS
4 93 (29.52%) Java
5 87 (27.62%) Linux
6 83 (26.35%) Software Engineering
7 75 (23.81%) Scrum
7 75 (23.81%) Python
8 71 (22.54%) Docker
8 71 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
9 69 (21.90%) C#
10 68 (21.59%) Windows
11 63 (20.00%) Test Automation
12 58 (18.41%) Jenkins
13 56 (17.78%) Git (software)
14 52 (16.51%) JavaScript
15 50 (15.87%) SQL
16 49 (15.56%) Degree
17 46 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
18 45 (14.29%) Finance
19 43 (13.65%) Continuous Delivery
20 41 (13.02%) .NET
20 41 (13.02%) PowerShell
21 37 (11.75%) C
22 36 (11.43%) SQL Server
23 33 (10.48%) VMware
24 32 (10.16%) JIRA
24 32 (10.16%) Kubernetes
25 31 (9.84%) Public Sector
25 31 (9.84%) Selenium

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 17 (5.40%) JBoss
2 16 (5.08%) Tomcat
3 15 (4.76%) Jetty
4 8 (2.54%) IIS
5 5 (1.59%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.59%) MQSeries
5 5 (1.59%) nginx
5 5 (1.59%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.95%) Apache
6 3 (0.95%) Jupyter
6 3 (0.95%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.63%) Confluence
7 2 (0.63%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.32%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.32%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (0.32%) CMS
8 1 (0.32%) Drupal
8 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 122 (38.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (32.70%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (6.03%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (4.76%) Amazon S3
5 13 (4.13%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (4.13%) Serverless
6 11 (3.49%) Power Platform
6 11 (3.49%) PowerApps
7 10 (3.17%) GitHub
8 9 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (2.22%) Azure Functions
9 7 (2.22%) IaaS
10 6 (1.90%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (1.90%) Route 53
10 6 (1.90%) SaaS
11 5 (1.59%) PaaS
11 5 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.27%) AWS CloudTrail
12 4 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (8.25%) Internet
2 19 (6.03%) Firewall
3 11 (3.49%) TCP/IP
4 9 (2.86%) DNS
5 7 (2.22%) NAS
5 7 (2.22%) Network Security
5 7 (2.22%) SAN
6 3 (0.95%) HTTP
7 2 (0.63%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.63%) IPv4
7 2 (0.63%) IPv6
7 2 (0.63%) VPN
8 1 (0.32%) DHCP
8 1 (0.32%) SNMP
8 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.30%) Big Data
3 17 (5.40%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.13%) MongoDB
4 13 (4.13%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.81%) Amazon RDS
5 12 (3.81%) MySQL
6 11 (3.49%) Power BI
7 10 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.86%) Oracle Database
9 6 (1.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (1.90%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.59%) IBM InfoSphere
11 4 (1.27%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (1.27%) Data Lake
11 4 (1.27%) MariaDB
11 4 (1.27%) Redis
12 3 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 58 (18.41%) Jenkins
2 56 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 32 (10.16%) JIRA
4 31 (9.84%) Selenium
5 27 (8.57%) Maven
6 19 (6.03%) Cucumber
6 19 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (5.40%) Eclipse
7 17 (5.40%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (5.08%) TeamCity
9 15 (4.76%) SpecFlow
10 10 (3.17%) IBM UrbanCode
10 10 (3.17%) NUnit
10 10 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (3.17%) Visual Studio
10 10 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (2.86%) Subversion
12 8 (2.54%) FitNesse
12 8 (2.54%) VersionOne
General
1 45 (14.29%) Finance
2 31 (9.84%) Public Sector
3 21 (6.67%) Retail
4 19 (6.03%) Banking
4 19 (6.03%) Local Government
5 11 (3.49%) Marketing
6 9 (2.86%) Legal
7 8 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.59%) Electronics
8 5 (1.59%) Games
8 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.63%) Fire and Rescue
9 2 (0.63%) Police
10 1 (0.32%) Advertising
10 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (23.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 64 (20.32%) Developer
3 48 (15.24%) Software Engineer
4 29 (9.21%) Consultant
5 19 (6.03%) .NET Developer
5 19 (6.03%) Cloud Developer
6 18 (5.71%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.08%) Architect
7 16 (5.08%) Senior DevOps
7 16 (5.08%) Support Consultant
8 15 (4.76%) Java Developer
9 13 (4.13%) Administrator
10 12 (3.81%) Cloud Engineer
11 11 (3.49%) AWS DevOps
11 11 (3.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (3.49%) Software Developer
11 11 (3.49%) Technical Consultant
12 10 (3.17%) Applications Consultant
12 10 (3.17%) Applications Support
12 10 (3.17%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (13.02%) .NET
2 22 (6.98%) ASP.NET
3 19 (6.03%) AngularJS
4 17 (5.40%) Node.js
4 17 (5.40%) Spring
4 17 (5.40%) Web Services
5 16 (5.08%) REST
6 15 (4.76%) CSS
6 15 (4.76%) Servlets
6 15 (4.76%) Spring Boot
7 13 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (4.13%) HTML
7 13 (4.13%) JSON
8 12 (3.81%) .NET Framework
8 12 (3.81%) React
9 11 (3.49%) Elastic Stack
10 7 (2.22%) Laravel
10 7 (2.22%) Symfony
11 6 (1.90%) Apache Flex
11 6 (1.90%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.25%) Internet of Things
2 24 (7.62%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.49%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.22%) User Experience
5 6 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (1.59%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.27%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.95%) Clustering
8 3 (0.95%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (0.95%) Replication
8 3 (0.95%) Robotics
8 3 (0.95%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.63%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.32%) CMDB
10 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.32%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 87 (27.62%) Linux
2 68 (21.59%) Windows
3 27 (8.57%) Windows Server
4 16 (5.08%) Unix
5 9 (2.86%) Mac OS
6 5 (1.59%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.59%) zOS
7 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.95%) CentOS
8 3 (0.95%) DC/OS
9 2 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.32%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (58.41%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (26.35%) Software Engineering
3 75 (23.81%) Scrum
4 71 (22.54%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 46 (14.60%) Problem-Solving
7 43 (13.65%) Continuous Delivery
8 30 (9.52%) Unit Testing
9 27 (8.57%) BDD
9 27 (8.57%) Mentoring
9 27 (8.57%) SDLC
10 25 (7.94%) TDD
11 22 (6.98%) Infrastructure as Code
11 22 (6.98%) Project Management
12 21 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 20 (6.35%) Business Analysis
13 20 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (6.35%) Cybersecurity
13 20 (6.35%) Open Source
14 19 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (29.52%) Java
2 75 (23.81%) Python
3 69 (21.90%) C#
4 52 (16.51%) JavaScript
5 50 (15.87%) SQL
6 41 (13.02%) PowerShell
7 37 (11.75%) C
8 28 (8.89%) Ruby
9 23 (7.30%) C++
10 19 (6.03%) PHP
11 17 (5.40%) Bash Shell
12 15 (4.76%) TypeScript
13 11 (3.49%) PL/SQL
14 9 (2.86%) Shell Script
15 8 (2.54%) Go
16 5 (1.59%) Scala
16 5 (1.59%) T-SQL
17 4 (1.27%) Clojure
18 2 (0.63%) Groovy
18 2 (0.63%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 49 (15.56%) Degree
2 28 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 28 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.54%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.90%) ISEB
5 4 (1.27%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.63%) MCSE
7 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.32%) CCNA
8 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.32%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.32%) RHCE
8 1 (0.32%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.98%) QA
2 7 (2.22%) SLA
3 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.95%) NIST
4 3 (0.95%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.32%) GDPR
System Software
1 71 (22.54%) Docker
2 10 (3.17%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.22%) NFS
4 5 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.27%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.27%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.63%) KVM
6 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.32%) LXC
7 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) vSphere
7 1 (0.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (10.16%) Kubernetes
2 23 (7.30%) Puppet
2 23 (7.30%) Terraform
3 20 (6.35%) Ansible
4 19 (6.03%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (1.90%) Docker Swarm
5 6 (1.90%) Nagios
6 3 (0.95%) Consul
6 3 (0.95%) Kibana
6 3 (0.95%) Packer
6 3 (0.95%) Prometheus
6 3 (0.95%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (10.48%) VMware
2 22 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.76%) Oracle
4 12 (3.81%) SAP
5 9 (2.86%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.54%) Google
6 8 (2.54%) hybris
7 6 (1.90%) IBM
8 5 (1.59%) Splunk
8 5 (1.59%) Teradata
9 3 (0.95%) F5
9 3 (0.95%) New Relic
10 2 (0.63%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.63%) Black Duck
10 2 (0.63%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.63%) Cisco
10 2 (0.63%) Perforce
10 2 (0.63%) RedGate
11 1 (0.32%) Apple
11 1 (0.32%) HP