Period
to 13 July 2020

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 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 18 68 65
Rank change year-on-year +50 -3 +51
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 106 82 117
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 9.85% 3.59% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.63% 4.10% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 102 82 139
Median annual salary £61,750 £55,000 £54,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.27% +0.92% +3.07%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £72,000 £110,000
South East median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

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 997 2,000 2,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 92.66% 87.57% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 811 1,546 2,128
Median annual salary £52,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.13% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £26,100
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,198 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.40% +5.26% +5.56%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Buckinghamshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for DevOps in Buckinghamshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 13 July 2020. 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 +42 84 £62,500 +16.28% 14
Aylesbury - 6 £42,500 -
Amersham - 4 £85,000 -
Beaconsfield - 2 £82,500 -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, 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 55 (51.89%) Azure
2 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (34.91%) Finance
3 37 (34.91%) Java
3 37 (34.91%) Git (software)
4 36 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (32.08%) C#
6 32 (30.19%) .NET
7 31 (29.25%) AngularJS
7 31 (29.25%) Jenkins
8 28 (26.42%) SQL
8 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
9 26 (24.53%) Microservices
10 25 (23.58%) Docker
10 25 (23.58%) TDD
11 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
12 22 (20.75%) Kubernetes
13 21 (19.81%) React
13 21 (19.81%) Terraform
14 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
14 20 (18.87%) AWS
15 19 (17.92%) RESTful
16 18 (16.98%) PaaS
16 18 (16.98%) HTML
16 18 (16.98%) Python
17 17 (16.04%) Oracle
17 17 (16.04%) BDD
17 17 (16.04%) .NET Framework
17 17 (16.04%) Ansible
17 17 (16.04%) GitLab

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 9 (8.49%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.55%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.66%) Apache
4 4 (3.77%) Confluence
5 3 (2.83%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.83%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.83%) IIS
5 3 (2.83%) JBoss
5 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.83%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (3.77%) assyst
1 4 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 55 (51.89%) Azure
2 20 (18.87%) AWS
3 18 (16.98%) PaaS
4 16 (15.09%) IaaS
5 12 (11.32%) SaaS
6 10 (9.43%) OpenShift
7 9 (8.49%) Serverless
8 8 (7.55%) Akamai
8 8 (7.55%) Office 365
8 8 (7.55%) Power Platform
9 5 (4.72%) GCP
10 3 (2.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.83%) Amazon Cognito
10 3 (2.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (2.83%) AWS CodePipeline
10 3 (2.83%) AWS Fargate
10 3 (2.83%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (2.83%) Datadog
10 3 (2.83%) GitHub
11 2 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (7.55%) VPN
2 5 (4.72%) EIGRP
2 5 (4.72%) Firewall
2 5 (4.72%) FTP
2 5 (4.72%) HTTP
2 5 (4.72%) LAN
2 5 (4.72%) WAN
2 5 (4.72%) Wireless
3 4 (3.77%) BGP
3 4 (3.77%) Ethernet
3 4 (3.77%) FCAPS
3 4 (3.77%) FCoE
3 4 (3.77%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (3.77%) Internet
3 4 (3.77%) MPLS
3 4 (3.77%) NGN
3 4 (3.77%) OSPF
3 4 (3.77%) SAN
3 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (9.43%) MongoDB
3 9 (8.49%) DB2
3 9 (8.49%) MySQL
4 8 (7.55%) NuoDB
5 6 (5.66%) Azure SQL Database
5 6 (5.66%) Blockchain
5 6 (5.66%) Power BI
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.94%) Big Data
6 1 (0.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 37 (34.91%) Git (software)
2 31 (29.25%) Jenkins
3 17 (16.04%) GitLab
4 15 (14.15%) Visual Studio
5 13 (12.26%) Selenium
6 11 (10.38%) SonarQube
7 10 (9.43%) Cucumber
7 10 (9.43%) TeamCity
8 9 (8.49%) JIRA
8 9 (8.49%) Maven
9 8 (7.55%) git-flow
9 8 (7.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (5.66%) NUnit
10 6 (5.66%) Visual Studio Code
11 5 (4.72%) JMeter
11 5 (4.72%) Postman
11 5 (4.72%) Sonatype Nexus
12 4 (3.77%) Gatling
12 4 (3.77%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.89%) Android Studio
General
1 37 (34.91%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Financial Institution
3 8 (7.55%) Retail
4 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.77%) Banking
6 3 (2.83%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (40.57%) Developer
2 20 (18.87%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (14.15%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.26%) Platform Engineer
5 10 (9.43%) .NET Developer
6 9 (8.49%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (8.49%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (6.60%) Azure Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Developer
9 5 (4.72%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (4.72%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (3.77%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Development Manager
10 4 (3.77%) Lead DevOps
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 4 (3.77%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.19%) .NET
2 31 (29.25%) AngularJS
3 21 (19.81%) React
4 19 (17.92%) RESTful
5 18 (16.98%) HTML
6 17 (16.04%) .NET Core
6 17 (16.04%) .NET Framework
7 14 (13.21%) Node.js
8 13 (12.26%) Spring
8 13 (12.26%) Spring Boot
9 12 (11.32%) JSON
9 12 (11.32%) XML
10 11 (10.38%) J2EE
11 9 (8.49%) CSS
11 9 (8.49%) Hibernate
11 9 (8.49%) Spring Cloud
11 9 (8.49%) Web Services
12 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET
12 8 (7.55%) SOAP
12 8 (7.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.66%) Augmented Reality
2 6 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.83%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.89%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.21%) Windows
2 13 (12.26%) Linux
3 9 (8.49%) Apple iOS
3 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (7.55%) Android
4 8 (7.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (44.34%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (33.96%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (24.53%) Microservices
4 25 (23.58%) TDD
5 17 (16.04%) BDD
6 16 (15.09%) Scrum
7 15 (14.15%) MVC
8 13 (12.26%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (12.26%) SOA
8 13 (12.26%) Web Design
9 12 (11.32%) API Development
9 12 (11.32%) E-Commerce
9 12 (11.32%) ITIL
10 11 (10.38%) Configuration Management
10 11 (10.38%) Open Source
11 10 (9.43%) Machine Learning
11 10 (9.43%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (9.43%) Test Automation
12 9 (8.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 8 (7.55%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 37 (34.91%) Java
2 34 (32.08%) C#
3 28 (26.42%) SQL
4 20 (18.87%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.98%) Python
6 16 (15.09%) PowerShell
7 13 (12.26%) Java 8
7 13 (12.26%) PHP
8 11 (10.38%) Bash Shell
9 8 (7.55%) Ruby
10 6 (5.66%) T-SQL
11 4 (3.77%) C++
11 4 (3.77%) Perl
12 3 (2.83%) Apple Swift
13 2 (1.89%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.94%) C
14 1 (0.94%) COBOL
14 1 (0.94%) ES6
14 1 (0.94%) Groovy
14 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) CCNP
1 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (4.72%) Degree
1 5 (4.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.77%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.94%) CCNA
3 1 (0.94%) ISEB
3 1 (0.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.94%) LPIC
3 1 (0.94%) MCP
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (23.58%) Docker
2 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (20.75%) Kubernetes
2 21 (19.81%) Terraform
3 17 (16.04%) Ansible
4 8 (7.55%) SCCM
4 8 (7.55%) SCOM
5 7 (6.60%) Prometheus
6 6 (5.66%) Puppet
7 4 (3.77%) Amdocs OSS
7 4 (3.77%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (3.77%) Grafana
7 4 (3.77%) Icinga
7 4 (3.77%) Observium
8 3 (2.83%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (2.83%) logstash
8 3 (2.83%) Mesos
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 17 (16.04%) Oracle
3 15 (14.15%) Cisco
4 12 (11.32%) Splunk
5 10 (9.43%) Meraki
6 8 (7.55%) Jitterbit
7 6 (5.66%) IBM
7 6 (5.66%) Xamarin
8 4 (3.77%) Cramer
8 4 (3.77%) Infoblox
8 4 (3.77%) Remedy
8 4 (3.77%) ServiceNow
8 4 (3.77%) VMware
9 3 (2.83%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.89%) Apple
10 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.94%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.94%) Sitecore