Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 51 79
Rank change year-on-year +9 +28 -1
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 246 221 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.59% 5.82% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 6.25% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 211 188 102
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +6.98%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £76,250 £80,000
South West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 3,504 3,538 2,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 93.89% 93.18% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2,811 2,924 2,515
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +6.02%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 167 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (40.65%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (34.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 78 (31.71%) Java
5 75 (30.49%) Linux
6 73 (29.67%) Python
7 61 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
8 58 (23.58%) C#
9 56 (22.76%) Scrum
9 56 (22.76%) Docker
10 55 (22.36%) TDD
11 52 (21.14%) Software Engineering
12 51 (20.73%) Continuous Delivery
13 49 (19.92%) JavaScript
13 49 (19.92%) SQL
14 45 (18.29%) Cloud Computing
14 45 (18.29%) Puppet
15 42 (17.07%) Jenkins
16 41 (16.67%) Ansible
17 39 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
17 39 (15.85%) BDD
17 39 (15.85%) Continuous Improvement
17 39 (15.85%) HTML
18 38 (15.45%) .NET
19 35 (14.23%) Microsoft
19 35 (14.23%) Git (software)
19 35 (14.23%) Deployment Automation
20 32 (13.01%) CSS
21 31 (12.60%) SQL Server
22 30 (12.20%) Windows

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 (6.91%) Apache
2 13 (5.28%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.25%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.44%) JBoss
4 6 (2.44%) Jetty
5 5 (2.03%) IIS
6 4 (1.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.63%) nginx
6 4 (1.63%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.22%) Confluence
7 3 (1.22%) Drupal
8 1 (0.41%) CMS
8 1 (0.41%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (3.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 100 (40.65%) Amazon AWS
2 86 (34.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (18.29%) Cloud Computing
4 21 (8.54%) SaaS
5 17 (6.91%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (4.07%) PaaS
8 8 (3.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (3.25%) Amazon S3
8 8 (3.25%) IaaS
9 4 (1.63%) NuGet
10 3 (1.22%) npm
11 2 (0.81%) Datadog
11 2 (0.81%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.41%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.41%) AWS OpsWorks
12 1 (0.41%) Cloudflare
12 1 (0.41%) Heroku
12 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.69%) Firewall
2 9 (3.66%) HTTP
3 8 (3.25%) Broadband
4 7 (2.85%) SSL
4 7 (2.85%) TCP/IP
5 6 (2.44%) Network Security
5 6 (2.44%) VoIP
6 5 (2.03%) IPv4
6 5 (2.03%) IPv6
7 3 (1.22%) DNS
8 2 (0.81%) Extranet
8 2 (0.81%) Intranet
9 1 (0.41%) DHCP
9 1 (0.41%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.41%) SMS
9 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 21 (8.54%) Big Data
3 19 (7.72%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.47%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (4.07%) MySQL
7 9 (3.66%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.66%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.25%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.85%) Amazon RDS
9 7 (2.85%) CouchDB
9 7 (2.85%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.44%) MarkLogic
10 6 (2.44%) Neo4j
11 5 (2.03%) InfluxDB
12 3 (1.22%) GIS
13 2 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
14 1 (0.41%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.41%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 42 (17.07%) Jenkins
2 35 (14.23%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 19 (7.72%) JIRA
4 17 (6.91%) Maven
5 16 (6.50%) Selenium
6 11 (4.47%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (4.07%) Mercurial
7 10 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.66%) Subversion
8 9 (3.66%) Visual Studio
9 8 (3.25%) JUnit
9 8 (3.25%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.25%) Spock
9 8 (3.25%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.44%) Eclipse
10 6 (2.44%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (2.44%) TeamCity
11 5 (2.03%) JMeter
11 5 (2.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (9.76%) Finance
2 17 (6.91%) Marketing
3 11 (4.47%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.25%) Electronics
4 8 (3.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.22%) Banking
5 3 (1.22%) Games
6 2 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.81%) Automotive
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 56 (22.76%) Developer
1 56 (22.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (12.20%) Architect
3 24 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
4 21 (8.54%) .NET Developer
5 20 (8.13%) Analyst
6 17 (6.91%) Software Engineer
7 15 (6.10%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (5.69%) Java Developer
9 13 (5.28%) C# Software Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.28%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (5.28%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 12 (4.88%) AWS Architect
10 12 (4.88%) AWS Solutions Architect
10 12 (4.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.47%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.07%) DevOps Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (15.85%) HTML
2 38 (15.45%) .NET
3 32 (13.01%) CSS
4 24 (9.76%) Node.js
5 22 (8.94%) ASP.NET
5 22 (8.94%) REST
6 20 (8.13%) Spring
7 16 (6.50%) AngularJS
7 16 (6.50%) SOAP
7 16 (6.50%) Web Services
8 15 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (6.10%) HTML5
8 15 (6.10%) XML
9 14 (5.69%) React
10 10 (4.07%) .NET Framework
11 9 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (3.25%) CSS3
12 8 (3.25%) J2EE
12 8 (3.25%) JSON
12 8 (3.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 27 (10.98%) User Experience
2 18 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.69%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.28%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (4.88%) Algorithms
6 10 (4.07%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.85%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.44%) Cyberthreat
8 6 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.03%) Fintech
10 4 (1.63%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.22%) Digital Media
11 3 (1.22%) Smart City
12 2 (0.81%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.81%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.81%) NHS
12 2 (0.81%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 75 (30.49%) Linux
2 30 (12.20%) Windows
3 15 (6.10%) Unix
4 12 (4.88%) FreeBSD
5 9 (3.66%) CentOS
6 7 (2.85%) Windows Server
7 5 (2.03%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.81%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.41%) Android
10 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (67.89%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (24.80%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (22.76%) Scrum
4 55 (22.36%) TDD
5 52 (21.14%) Software Engineering
6 51 (20.73%) Continuous Delivery
7 39 (15.85%) BDD
7 39 (15.85%) Continuous Improvement
8 35 (14.23%) Deployment Automation
9 26 (10.57%) Mentoring
9 26 (10.57%) MVC
9 26 (10.57%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (10.16%) Microservices
11 24 (9.76%) Continuous Deployment
12 23 (9.35%) SOLID
12 23 (9.35%) Unit Testing
13 22 (8.94%) Open Source
14 21 (8.54%) Test Automation
15 20 (8.13%) Artificial Intelligence
15 20 (8.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 78 (31.71%) Java
2 73 (29.67%) Python
3 58 (23.58%) C#
4 49 (19.92%) JavaScript
4 49 (19.92%) SQL
5 30 (12.20%) PowerShell
6 24 (9.76%) Bash Shell
7 22 (8.94%) Ruby
8 15 (6.10%) PHP
9 14 (5.69%) C
10 9 (3.66%) Go
11 8 (3.25%) R
11 8 (3.25%) Scala
12 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.03%) Clojure
13 5 (2.03%) Groovy
14 3 (1.22%) Perl
15 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.41%) C++
16 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 30 (12.20%) Degree
2 28 (11.38%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (3.66%) CITP
5 9 (3.66%) IIBA
5 9 (3.66%) ISEB
6 7 (2.85%) MCSA
6 7 (2.85%) MCSE
6 7 (2.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.03%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.22%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.81%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.13%) QA
2 14 (5.69%) SLA
3 7 (2.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.63%) GDPR
5 3 (1.22%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.81%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 56 (22.76%) Docker
2 8 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.44%) VMware Server
4 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.81%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.41%) etcd
Systems Management
1 45 (18.29%) Puppet
2 41 (16.67%) Ansible
3 39 (15.85%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (7.72%) Terraform
5 15 (6.10%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.44%) Icinga
7 4 (1.63%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (1.63%) Packer
7 4 (1.63%) Salt
8 3 (1.22%) Mesos
9 2 (0.81%) Graphite
9 2 (0.81%) Kibana
9 2 (0.81%) logstash
9 2 (0.81%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.41%) Consul
10 1 (0.41%) Grafana
10 1 (0.41%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 35 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.10%) Atlassian
2 15 (6.10%) VMware
3 13 (5.28%) Google
4 8 (3.25%) SAP
5 7 (2.85%) Oracle
5 7 (2.85%) Red Hat
6 5 (2.03%) New Relic
6 5 (2.03%) Telerik
7 4 (1.63%) Adobe
8 2 (0.81%) Splunk
9 1 (0.41%) Citrix
9 1 (0.41%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.41%) Teradata