Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Bristol
6 months to
24 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 46 93
Rank change year-on-year +6 +47 -3
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 234 223 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 6.53% 6.17% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 6.63% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 210 193 87
Bristol median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% -15.20% +31.58%
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,250 £33,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £81,200
South West median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -7.69%

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 3,389 3,364 3,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 94.56% 93.06% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 2,688 2,769 2,477
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

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 24 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 154 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (44.87%) Amazon AWS
3 103 (44.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 78 (33.33%) C#
5 75 (32.05%) Java
6 69 (29.49%) Python
7 68 (29.06%) Linux
8 65 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
9 58 (24.79%) Docker
10 57 (24.36%) .NET
11 56 (23.93%) Continuous Delivery
12 52 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 48 (20.51%) SQL
14 47 (20.09%) TDD
15 46 (19.66%) Software Engineering
16 45 (19.23%) Scrum
17 42 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
18 41 (17.52%) Unit Testing
19 40 (17.09%) Deployment Automation
20 39 (16.67%) HTML
21 37 (15.81%) Ansible
22 36 (15.38%) Windows
22 36 (15.38%) Microsoft
23 34 (14.53%) SQL Server
23 34 (14.53%) PowerShell
24 33 (14.10%) Jenkins
25 32 (13.68%) Node.js
25 32 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
25 32 (13.68%) Puppet
26 31 (13.25%) Git (software)

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 14 (5.98%) IIS
2 8 (3.42%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.99%) JBoss
4 6 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.56%) Jetty
5 5 (2.14%) Apache
5 5 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (2.14%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.28%) Confluence
7 1 (0.43%) Drupal
7 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 105 (44.87%) Amazon AWS
2 103 (44.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (17.95%) Cloud Computing
4 24 (10.26%) SaaS
5 17 (7.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (3.85%) PaaS
8 8 (3.42%) IaaS
9 7 (2.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 7 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (2.99%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.71%) Datadog
11 3 (1.28%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 3 (1.28%) Route 53
12 2 (0.85%) NuGet
13 1 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
13 1 (0.43%) Cloudflare
13 1 (0.43%) Heroku
13 1 (0.43%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.27%) Firewall
2 8 (3.42%) Broadband
3 7 (2.99%) HTTP
3 7 (2.99%) SSL
4 6 (2.56%) VoIP
5 5 (2.14%) Internet
5 5 (2.14%) Network Security
6 4 (1.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.85%) DNS
8 1 (0.43%) DHCP
8 1 (0.43%) IPv4
8 1 (0.43%) IPv6
8 1 (0.43%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.43%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.69%) Big Data
3 16 (6.84%) NoSQL
3 16 (6.84%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.27%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.42%) Hadoop
5 8 (3.42%) MySQL
6 7 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (2.99%) CouchDB
6 7 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 7 (2.99%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.28%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.28%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.85%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.43%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.43%) InfluxDB
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 33 (14.10%) Jenkins
2 31 (13.25%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.68%) Selenium
4 21 (8.97%) JIRA
5 18 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
6 17 (7.26%) Visual Studio
7 15 (6.41%) Maven
7 15 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (4.70%) SpecFlow
10 10 (4.27%) Cucumber
10 10 (4.27%) WebDriver
11 7 (2.99%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.56%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.56%) JUnit
12 6 (2.56%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (2.56%) Spock
12 6 (2.56%) Travis CI
13 5 (2.14%) JMeter
13 5 (2.14%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (10.68%) Finance
2 17 (7.26%) Marketing
3 8 (3.42%) Electronics
3 8 (3.42%) Manufacturing
3 8 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.99%) Banking
5 3 (1.28%) Games
5 3 (1.28%) Retail
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Law
6 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (23.93%) Developer
2 54 (23.08%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (11.54%) .NET Developer
4 22 (9.40%) Software Engineer
5 21 (8.97%) Architect
6 19 (8.12%) Cloud Engineer
7 17 (7.26%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (6.41%) Analyst
9 14 (5.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
10 13 (5.56%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.56%) DevOps Developer
10 13 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 13 (5.56%) Junior
10 13 (5.56%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 13 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (5.13%) AWS Architect
11 12 (5.13%) AWS Solutions Architect
12 10 (4.27%) Senior DevOps
13 9 (3.85%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (24.36%) .NET
2 39 (16.67%) HTML
3 32 (13.68%) Node.js
4 31 (13.25%) CSS
5 30 (12.82%) Web Services
6 28 (11.97%) REST
7 24 (10.26%) ASP.NET
8 23 (9.83%) SOAP
9 20 (8.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (8.12%) Spring
11 15 (6.41%) .NET Framework
12 13 (5.56%) HTML5
13 10 (4.27%) JSON
13 10 (4.27%) RESTful
14 9 (3.85%) AngularJS
14 9 (3.85%) Gherkin
14 9 (3.85%) React
14 9 (3.85%) XML
15 8 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
15 8 (3.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.40%) User Experience
2 19 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (3.85%) Fintech
5 7 (2.99%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (2.14%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.14%) Internet of Things
8 4 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.28%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.43%) Clustering
11 1 (0.43%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.43%) LPAR
11 1 (0.43%) Smart City
11 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (29.06%) Linux
2 36 (15.38%) Windows
3 17 (7.26%) Unix
4 14 (5.98%) Windows Server
5 8 (3.42%) CentOS
5 8 (3.42%) FreeBSD
5 8 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (2.99%) Ubuntu
7 6 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (2.14%) Android
8 5 (2.14%) Apple iOS
8 5 (2.14%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.71%) DC/OS
9 4 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.43%) AIX
10 1 (0.43%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.43%) Debian
10 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (65.81%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 56 (23.93%) Continuous Delivery
4 47 (20.09%) TDD
5 46 (19.66%) Software Engineering
6 45 (19.23%) Scrum
7 41 (17.52%) Unit Testing
8 40 (17.09%) Deployment Automation
9 32 (13.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 30 (12.82%) BDD
11 29 (12.39%) MVC
12 27 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (11.11%) Test Automation
14 23 (9.83%) SOLID
15 22 (9.40%) SDLC
16 20 (8.55%) Continuous Deployment
16 20 (8.55%) Microservices
17 19 (8.12%) Configuration Management
17 19 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 19 (8.12%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 78 (33.33%) C#
2 75 (32.05%) Java
3 69 (29.49%) Python
4 52 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 48 (20.51%) SQL
6 34 (14.53%) PowerShell
7 23 (9.83%) Bash Shell
8 19 (8.12%) Ruby
9 11 (4.70%) Scala
10 9 (3.85%) C
11 8 (3.42%) Go
12 6 (2.56%) TypeScript
13 5 (2.14%) PHP
13 5 (2.14%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.71%) Clojure
14 4 (1.71%) Groovy
14 4 (1.71%) R
15 3 (1.28%) Perl
16 2 (0.85%) ES6
16 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.83%) Degree
3 13 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 10 (4.27%) ISEB
4 10 (4.27%) ISTQB
5 8 (3.42%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (2.99%) MCSA
6 7 (2.99%) MCSE
6 7 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.14%) CITP
7 5 (2.14%) IIBA
8 2 (0.85%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.85%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.43%) CCNA
9 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.43%) MBA
9 1 (0.43%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.98%) SLA
2 13 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 58 (24.79%) Docker
2 8 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
2 8 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (1.71%) VirtualBox
4 3 (1.28%) VMware Server
5 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) KVM
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.43%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 37 (15.81%) Ansible
2 32 (13.68%) Puppet
3 31 (13.25%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (7.26%) Kubernetes
4 17 (7.26%) Terraform
5 5 (2.14%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (2.14%) Packer
6 4 (1.71%) SCVMM
7 2 (0.85%) Graphite
7 2 (0.85%) Icinga
7 2 (0.85%) Kibana
7 2 (0.85%) logstash
7 2 (0.85%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.85%) Salt
8 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.43%) Grafana
8 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.41%) VMware
3 13 (5.56%) Atlassian
4 11 (4.70%) Google
5 8 (3.42%) SAP
6 6 (2.56%) New Relic
7 5 (2.14%) Telerik
8 4 (1.71%) F5
8 4 (1.71%) Juniper
8 4 (1.71%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.71%) Splunk
9 3 (1.28%) Oracle
9 3 (1.28%) Teradata
10 1 (0.43%) CA
10 1 (0.43%) Cisco
10 1 (0.43%) Citrix
10 1 (0.43%) IBM
10 1 (0.43%) SaltStack