Period
to 2 June 2020

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 80 111
Rank change year-on-year +30 +31 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 33 54 73
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.99% 3.28% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 3.44% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 48 59
Median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% - -2.22%
10th Percentile £44,250 £44,250 £39,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £75,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -4.55% -2.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 770 1,568 2,967
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.11% 95.20% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 472 1,086 2,022
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,200 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Cambridge over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Cambridge

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (75.76%) AWS
3 24 (72.73%) Python
4 21 (63.64%) Infrastructure as Code
5 17 (51.52%) Docker
6 16 (48.48%) Ansible
6 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
7 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (33.33%) GitLab
9 10 (30.30%) Linux
9 10 (30.30%) Azure
10 9 (27.27%) Terraform
11 8 (24.24%) Puppet
11 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
11 8 (24.24%) Go
12 7 (21.21%) Node.js
12 7 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (18.18%) Technical Leadership
13 6 (18.18%) CircleCI
13 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
13 6 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (18.18%) Perl
13 6 (18.18%) Migration
14 5 (15.15%) Windows
14 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
14 5 (15.15%) SaltStack
14 5 (15.15%) Serverless
14 5 (15.15%) Amazon ECS
15 4 (12.12%) TeamCity

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) AWS
2 10 (30.30%) Azure
3 7 (21.21%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (18.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 5 (15.15%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (15.15%) Serverless
6 1 (3.03%) AWS IoT
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.03%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (48.48%) Jenkins
2 11 (33.33%) GitLab
3 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
4 6 (18.18%) CircleCI
5 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
6 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (9.09%) Hudson
7 2 (6.06%) Subversion
8 1 (3.03%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) LAMP
2 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.03%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Life Science
2 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (63.64%) Infrastructure as Code
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
6 3 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Machine Learning
7 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
8 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.03%) Data Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) High Availability
8 1 (3.03%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 24 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (24.24%) Go
3 6 (18.18%) Perl
4 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.06%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) C
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 16 (48.48%) Ansible
2 9 (27.27%) Terraform
3 8 (24.24%) Puppet
4 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (9.09%) Kubernetes
6 1 (3.03%) Grafana
6 1 (3.03%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.03%) Google