Period
to 20 April 2018

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

DevOps
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 80 65
Rank change year-on-year +38 -15 +63
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 221 84 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 6.45% 3.38% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 3.69% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 104 69 84
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £34,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,000 £56,175
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -14.29%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,239 2,274 2,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.54% 91.47% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2,171 1,785 2,036
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £29,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Cambridge

DevOps
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Cambridge

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

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

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 145 (65.61%) Python
2 135 (61.09%) Amazon AWS
3 108 (48.87%) Continuous Integration
4 104 (47.06%) Jenkins
5 101 (45.70%) WorldPay
5 101 (45.70%) Linux
6 95 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
7 94 (42.53%) JavaScript
8 88 (39.82%) Java
9 86 (38.91%) Ansible
10 82 (37.10%) Puppet
11 79 (35.75%) Ruby
12 72 (32.58%) Docker
13 67 (30.32%) E-Commerce
14 66 (29.86%) Web Services
15 61 (27.60%) Public Cloud
16 55 (24.89%) Opscode Chef
16 55 (24.89%) AngularJS
17 54 (24.43%) Fintech
18 53 (23.98%) Bash Shell
19 52 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
19 52 (23.53%) RESTful
19 52 (23.53%) Splunk
20 51 (23.08%) AppDynamics
20 51 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
21 50 (22.62%) GitHub
22 48 (21.72%) Sonatype Nexus
23 47 (21.27%) Configuration Management
24 43 (19.46%) Unix
25 42 (19.00%) Windows

DevOps
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 15 (6.79%) Confluence
2 10 (4.52%) OpenStack
3 6 (2.71%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.71%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.36%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.90%) Apache
5 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.45%) ArcSDE
6 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
6 1 (0.45%) nginx
Business Applications
1 42 (19.00%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (2.71%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 135 (61.09%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (22.62%) GitHub
4 40 (18.10%) OpenShift
5 21 (9.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 13 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (5.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (2.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (2.71%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (2.71%) IaaS
9 4 (1.81%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.81%) DigitalOcean
9 4 (1.81%) Heroku
9 4 (1.81%) SaaS
10 3 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.90%) CloudFront
11 2 (0.90%) Datadog
11 2 (0.90%) Route 53
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 35 (15.84%) DNS
2 29 (13.12%) Firewall
3 11 (4.98%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.07%) Internet
5 8 (3.62%) DHCP
5 8 (3.62%) ICMP
5 8 (3.62%) OpenVPN
6 7 (3.17%) HTTP
7 6 (2.71%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (2.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (2.71%) FTP
7 6 (2.71%) HTTPS
7 6 (2.71%) IMAP
7 6 (2.71%) IPsec
7 6 (2.71%) SNMP
7 6 (2.71%) SSH
7 6 (2.71%) SSL
7 6 (2.71%) Telnet
7 6 (2.71%) Wireless
7 6 (2.71%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.10%) Apache Cassandra
2 24 (10.86%) NoSQL
3 20 (9.05%) SQL Server
4 14 (6.33%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.43%) Big Data
6 8 (3.62%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (2.71%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.26%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.81%) HBase
10 2 (0.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.90%) MySQL
10 2 (0.90%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.45%) GIS
Development Applications
1 104 (47.06%) Jenkins
2 48 (21.72%) Sonatype Nexus
3 36 (16.29%) Git (software)
4 24 (10.86%) Cucumber
5 23 (10.41%) Maven
6 20 (9.05%) JIRA
7 18 (8.14%) TeamCity
8 12 (5.43%) GitLab
8 12 (5.43%) Subversion
9 9 (4.07%) Visual Studio Team System
10 6 (2.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (2.71%) Bitbucket
10 6 (2.71%) CircleCI
10 6 (2.71%) Gerrit
11 5 (2.26%) Mercurial
12 4 (1.81%) Hudson
12 4 (1.81%) Selenium
13 3 (1.36%) Mocha
13 3 (1.36%) Vagrant
13 3 (1.36%) webpack
General
1 39 (17.65%) Finance
2 31 (14.03%) Games
3 9 (4.07%) Retail
4 4 (1.81%) Marketing
4 4 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (0.90%) Electronics
6 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (19.46%) Developer
3 27 (12.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 27 (12.22%) Senior Developer
4 25 (11.31%) Java Developer
5 24 (10.86%) Senior Java Developer
6 21 (9.50%) Automation Engineer
6 21 (9.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (8.14%) Java Scala Developer
7 18 (8.14%) Scala Developer
7 18 (8.14%) Senior DevOps
7 18 (8.14%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 18 (8.14%) Senior Java Scala Developer
7 18 (8.14%) Senior Scala Developer
8 16 (7.24%) CloudOps Engineer
8 16 (7.24%) Product Owner
8 16 (7.24%) Senior Product Owner
9 13 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
10 12 (5.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 11 (4.98%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (29.86%) Web Services
2 55 (24.89%) AngularJS
3 52 (23.53%) RESTful
4 40 (18.10%) .NET
4 40 (18.10%) Akka
4 40 (18.10%) Spring
5 35 (15.84%) Node.js
6 34 (15.38%) Middleware
7 30 (13.57%) .NET Framework
8 19 (8.60%) LAMP
9 17 (7.69%) JSON
10 12 (5.43%) React
11 7 (3.17%) Kafka
11 7 (3.17%) SOAP
12 6 (2.71%) CSS
12 6 (2.71%) YAML
13 5 (2.26%) Django
13 5 (2.26%) HTML
14 4 (1.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (1.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 61 (27.60%) Public Cloud
2 54 (24.43%) Fintech
3 42 (19.00%) Private Cloud
4 30 (13.57%) Data Centre
4 30 (13.57%) Linux Command Line
5 22 (9.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 22 (9.95%) Online Games
6 17 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.71%) User Experience
8 5 (2.26%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.26%) Life Science
9 4 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.81%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.45%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.45%) PKI
10 1 (0.45%) Robotics
10 1 (0.45%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 101 (45.70%) Linux
2 43 (19.46%) Unix
3 42 (19.00%) Windows
4 30 (13.57%) Android
5 22 (9.95%) Apple iOS
6 13 (5.88%) CentOS
7 10 (4.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (2.71%) Solaris
8 6 (2.71%) Windows Server
8 6 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.90%) Amazon Linux
9 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.45%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (48.87%) Continuous Integration
2 95 (42.99%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (30.32%) E-Commerce
4 51 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 47 (21.27%) Configuration Management
6 41 (18.55%) TDD
6 41 (18.55%) Test Automation
7 38 (17.19%) Software Engineering
8 29 (13.12%) Continuous Deployment
9 28 (12.67%) Integration Testing
9 28 (12.67%) Load Balancing
10 25 (11.31%) Machine Learning
11 24 (10.86%) ERD
11 24 (10.86%) Software Architecture
11 24 (10.86%) Wireframes
12 23 (10.41%) Artificial Intelligence
13 22 (9.95%) Cryptography
13 22 (9.95%) DDoS Mitigation
14 20 (9.05%) Auto-Scaling
15 19 (8.60%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 145 (65.61%) Python
2 94 (42.53%) JavaScript
3 88 (39.82%) Java
4 79 (35.75%) Ruby
5 53 (23.98%) Bash Shell
6 40 (18.10%) Scala
7 37 (16.74%) PowerShell
8 36 (16.29%) SQL
9 32 (14.48%) PHP
10 22 (9.95%) C#
11 17 (7.69%) Perl
12 16 (7.24%) C
13 9 (4.07%) C++
14 4 (1.81%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.81%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.81%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.45%) Clojure
15 1 (0.45%) Erlang
15 1 (0.45%) Go
15 1 (0.45%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 32 (14.48%) Degree
2 7 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.95%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.90%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (32.58%) Docker
2 34 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.57%) Active Directory
4 27 (12.22%) Virtual Desktop
4 27 (12.22%) Virtual Servers
4 27 (12.22%) vSphere
5 7 (3.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (3.17%) Samba
5 7 (3.17%) VirtualBox
6 4 (1.81%) Apache Flume
7 3 (1.36%) KVM
7 3 (1.36%) Xen
8 2 (0.90%) Firmware
8 2 (0.90%) NFS
9 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.45%) iptables
9 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 86 (38.91%) Ansible
2 82 (37.10%) Puppet
3 55 (24.89%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (14.93%) vRealize
5 28 (12.67%) Nagios
6 27 (12.22%) vCenter Server
7 25 (11.31%) Terraform
8 24 (10.86%) Kubernetes
9 6 (2.71%) Rancher
9 6 (2.71%) Sysdig
9 6 (2.71%) ZABBIX
10 4 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
10 4 (1.81%) Grafana
10 4 (1.81%) Munin
10 4 (1.81%) Oozie
10 4 (1.81%) Salt
11 2 (0.90%) Kibana
12 1 (0.45%) Consul
12 1 (0.45%) logstash
12 1 (0.45%) Mesos
Vendors
1 101 (45.70%) WorldPay
2 52 (23.53%) Splunk
3 51 (23.08%) AppDynamics
4 37 (16.74%) VMware
5 33 (14.93%) BMC
5 33 (14.93%) Cisco
6 27 (12.22%) Citrix
6 27 (12.22%) F5
6 27 (12.22%) Fortinet
7 25 (11.31%) Oracle
8 23 (10.41%) ServiceNow
9 18 (8.14%) Qualys
10 10 (4.52%) Microsoft
11 8 (3.62%) Google
12 7 (3.17%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.71%) HP
13 6 (2.71%) IBM
13 6 (2.71%) Intel
13 6 (2.71%) New Relic
13 6 (2.71%) SaltStack