Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 100 147
Rank change year-on-year +41 +47 +21
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 111 70 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.05% 2.50% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.77% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 117 52 26
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +40.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £35,381 £37,625 £24,000
90th Percentile £104,000 £63,750 £52,500
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,437 2,529 2,766
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 88.81% 90.22% 88.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,004 2,022 2,247
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,900 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,100 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Buckinghamshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Buckinghamshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Buckinghamshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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
Milton Keynes +25 88 £47,500 -10.80% 7
High Wycombe 0 7 £45,000 +38.46%
Newport Pagnell - 2 £32,000 - 1
Bletchley - 1 £80,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £45,000 -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (44.14%) SQL
3 44 (39.64%) Windows
4 42 (37.84%) Java
5 33 (29.73%) SQL Server
6 30 (27.03%) .NET
7 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
8 25 (22.52%) High Availability
8 25 (22.52%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (19.82%) C#
10 21 (18.92%) JavaScript
10 21 (18.92%) Linux
10 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 20 (18.02%) Python
12 19 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (17.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
13 17 (15.32%) Scrum
14 16 (14.41%) Spring
14 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
14 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
15 15 (13.51%) T-SQL
15 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (11.71%) SaaS
16 13 (11.71%) Bash Shell
16 13 (11.71%) Web Services
16 13 (11.71%) JIRA
17 12 (10.81%) Degree
17 12 (10.81%) Statistics

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (9.91%) IIS
2 8 (7.21%) Confluence
3 4 (3.60%) CMS
3 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.60%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.70%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.80%) IBM Domino
5 2 (1.80%) SAS
6 1 (0.90%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.90%) JBoss
6 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.90%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.71%) SaaS
3 11 (9.91%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (6.31%) PaaS
5 5 (4.50%) GitHub
6 4 (3.60%) IaaS
6 4 (3.60%) OpenShift
7 3 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.70%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (1.80%) Serverless
9 1 (0.90%) NuGet
9 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.50%) DNS
2 5 (4.50%) HTTP
2 5 (4.50%) Internet
3 4 (3.60%) Network Security
4 3 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (0.90%) AMQP
5 1 (0.90%) CTI
5 1 (0.90%) Firewall
5 1 (0.90%) SMS
5 1 (0.90%) SNMP
5 1 (0.90%) SpaceWire
5 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (17.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (13.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (10.81%) SSDT
5 10 (9.01%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.50%) Apache Hive
6 5 (4.50%) Hadoop
6 5 (4.50%) MongoDB
6 5 (4.50%) MySQL
7 3 (2.70%) DB2
7 3 (2.70%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.80%) NuoDB
8 2 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.80%) Redis
9 1 (0.90%) Big Data
9 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Jenkins
2 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
3 13 (11.71%) JIRA
4 8 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (6.31%) Bitbucket
6 5 (4.50%) git-flow
7 4 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (3.60%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.70%) LabVIEW
8 3 (2.70%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.70%) Selenium
8 3 (2.70%) Vagrant
8 3 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.90%) JMeter
10 1 (0.90%) Redmine
General
1 10 (9.01%) Retail
2 8 (7.21%) Finance
3 6 (5.41%) Banking
4 5 (4.50%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.60%) Publishing
6 2 (1.80%) Advertising
6 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.80%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.80%) French Language
6 2 (1.80%) German Language
7 1 (0.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (25.23%) Developer
2 19 (17.12%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (16.22%) DBA
3 18 (16.22%) SQL DBA
4 16 (14.41%) Java Developer
5 12 (10.81%) SQL Server DBA
6 10 (9.01%) Architect
7 8 (7.21%) Lead Developer
7 8 (7.21%) Team Leader
8 7 (6.31%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Applications Support
8 7 (6.31%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Analyst
9 6 (5.41%) Technical Architect
10 5 (4.50%) Administrator
10 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.03%) .NET
2 16 (14.41%) Spring
3 13 (11.71%) Web Services
4 12 (10.81%) Middleware
5 11 (9.91%) Spring Boot
6 9 (8.11%) ASP.NET
6 9 (8.11%) HTML
6 9 (8.11%) RESTful
7 5 (4.50%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (4.50%) Apache Camel
7 5 (4.50%) HTML5
7 5 (4.50%) Node.js
7 5 (4.50%) Spring Cloud
7 5 (4.50%) Swagger
8 4 (3.60%) CSS
9 3 (2.70%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.70%) Django
9 3 (2.70%) LAMP
9 3 (2.70%) MSMQ
9 3 (2.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.31%) Self-Motivation
1 7 (6.31%) User Experience
2 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.50%) W3C
3 3 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.70%) Replication
4 2 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.90%) Blog
5 1 (0.90%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.90%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.90%) Fintech
5 1 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.90%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (0.90%) New Media
5 1 (0.90%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 44 (39.64%) Windows
2 21 (18.92%) Linux
3 7 (6.31%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.60%) Ubuntu
5 3 (2.70%) Debian
5 3 (2.70%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) Android
6 2 (1.80%) Unix
7 1 (0.90%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.90%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (22.52%) High Availability
2 25 (22.52%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (15.32%) Scrum
5 12 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (10.81%) ITIL
5 12 (10.81%) Statistics
6 11 (9.91%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.91%) Mentoring
6 11 (9.91%) TDD
6 11 (9.91%) Test Automation
7 10 (9.01%) Configuration Management
7 10 (9.01%) Product Management
8 9 (8.11%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.21%) Information Security
9 8 (7.21%) Kanban
9 8 (7.21%) SDLC
10 7 (6.31%) Analytics
10 7 (6.31%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (44.14%) SQL
2 42 (37.84%) Java
3 22 (19.82%) C#
4 21 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.02%) Python
6 16 (14.41%) PowerShell
7 15 (13.51%) T-SQL
8 13 (11.71%) Bash Shell
9 8 (7.21%) Ruby
10 7 (6.31%) PHP
11 6 (5.41%) C++
12 5 (4.50%) PL/SQL
12 5 (4.50%) Scala
13 4 (3.60%) VB.NET
14 3 (2.70%) VBScript
15 1 (0.90%) C
15 1 (0.90%) COBOL
15 1 (0.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Degree
2 9 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.50%) CISSP
4 4 (3.60%) CCA
4 4 (3.60%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (1.80%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (1.80%) ISEB
6 2 (1.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.80%) OSCP
6 2 (1.80%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCP
7 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) QA
2 4 (3.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.70%) GDPR
4 2 (1.80%) GCP
5 1 (0.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) Docker
2 8 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.41%) Firmware
4 5 (4.50%) HDFS
5 2 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (4.50%) Ansible
2 5 (4.50%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
3 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.70%) Packer
3 3 (2.70%) Terraform
4 1 (0.90%) Munin
4 1 (0.90%) Nagios
4 1 (0.90%) Puppet
4 1 (0.90%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 27 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.01%) Oracle
3 8 (7.21%) VMware
4 7 (6.31%) IBM
5 5 (4.50%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.50%) MicroStrategy
6 4 (3.60%) Citrix
7 2 (1.80%) Fujitsu
7 2 (1.80%) Kofax
7 2 (1.80%) Meridio
7 2 (1.80%) Micro Focus
7 2 (1.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.90%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.90%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.90%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.90%) Unisys