Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 90 65
Rank change year-on-year +12 -25 +54
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 117 58 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.72% 2.63% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.92% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 71 51 101
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £56,250 £55,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £43,500
% change year-on-year +8.11% +6.32% -3.33%

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 2,945 1,986 2,634
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.67% 90.03% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,169 1,683 2,205
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +9.76%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £29,600
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +3.53%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 73 (62.39%) Python
2 62 (52.99%) Linux
3 61 (52.14%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (47.01%) Continuous Integration
5 50 (42.74%) Jenkins
5 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (39.32%) Java
7 41 (35.04%) Puppet
8 39 (33.33%) Web Services
9 37 (31.62%) Docker
10 36 (30.77%) Ansible
11 35 (29.91%) WorldPay
12 34 (29.06%) JavaScript
12 34 (29.06%) E-Commerce
13 32 (27.35%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (26.50%) Software Engineering
15 29 (24.79%) Degree
15 29 (24.79%) Fintech
16 28 (23.93%) Perl
16 28 (23.93%) AngularJS
17 27 (23.08%) PHP
18 25 (21.37%) Ruby
18 25 (21.37%) TDD
19 24 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
20 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
21 22 (18.80%) Private Cloud
22 21 (17.95%) Node.js
23 20 (17.09%) Bash Shell
23 20 (17.09%) Configuration Management
24 19 (16.24%) GitHub

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 9 (7.69%) Confluence
2 3 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.71%) Apache
3 2 (1.71%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.71%) IIS
3 2 (1.71%) nginx
3 2 (1.71%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 61 (52.14%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (16.24%) GitHub
3 18 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (15.38%) OpenShift
4 17 (14.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (5.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (1.71%) Datadog
8 2 (1.71%) DigitalOcean
8 2 (1.71%) Heroku
8 2 (1.71%) IaaS
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.85%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.11%) Wireless
2 7 (5.98%) Internet
2 7 (5.98%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.42%) DHCP
3 4 (3.42%) DNS
3 4 (3.42%) Firewall
3 4 (3.42%) OpenVPN
3 4 (3.42%) VPN
4 3 (2.56%) SMS
5 1 (0.85%) MQTT
5 1 (0.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 9 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.84%) Big Data
4 6 (5.13%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (4.27%) HBase
6 3 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.85%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (42.74%) Jenkins
2 23 (19.66%) Git (software)
3 18 (15.38%) Maven
3 18 (15.38%) Sonatype Nexus
4 14 (11.97%) JIRA
5 9 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 7 (5.98%) GitLab
7 6 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (5.13%) Bitbucket
7 6 (5.13%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.56%) GoCD
9 2 (1.71%) CircleCI
9 2 (1.71%) git-flow
9 2 (1.71%) MSBuild
9 2 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.71%) Subversion
9 2 (1.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.71%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (7.69%) Finance
2 7 (5.98%) Retail
3 6 (5.13%) Games
4 2 (1.71%) Electronics
4 2 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 53 (45.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (18.80%) Cloud Engineer
3 18 (15.38%) Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (11.11%) Senior DevOps
5 12 (10.26%) CloudOps Engineer
5 12 (10.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 11 (9.40%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 10 (8.55%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (8.55%) JavaScript Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
8 9 (7.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
9 8 (6.84%) Java Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Development Manager
10 7 (5.98%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (5.98%) Software Development Manager
10 7 (5.98%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.33%) Web Services
2 28 (23.93%) AngularJS
3 21 (17.95%) Node.js
4 18 (15.38%) Akka
4 18 (15.38%) Spring
5 14 (11.97%) RESTful
6 13 (11.11%) LAMP
7 8 (6.84%) .NET
8 7 (5.98%) JSON
9 6 (5.13%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.13%) Kafka
9 6 (5.13%) React
10 5 (4.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (4.27%) Velocity
11 3 (2.56%) LDAP
12 2 (1.71%) CSS
12 2 (1.71%) HTML
12 2 (1.71%) Lucene
12 2 (1.71%) Middleware
12 2 (1.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.79%) Fintech
2 22 (18.80%) Private Cloud
3 19 (16.24%) Public Cloud
4 10 (8.55%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 6 (5.13%) Online Games
6 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.42%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.71%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.71%) Internet of Things
9 2 (1.71%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.85%) Life Science
10 1 (0.85%) PKI
10 1 (0.85%) Robotics
10 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 62 (52.99%) Linux
2 17 (14.53%) Ubuntu
3 11 (9.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (9.40%) Unix
4 9 (7.69%) Windows
5 8 (6.84%) Android
6 6 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 6 (5.13%) Debian
7 4 (3.42%) CentOS
8 1 (0.85%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (47.01%) Continuous Integration
2 50 (42.74%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (29.06%) E-Commerce
4 32 (27.35%) Continuous Delivery
5 31 (26.50%) Software Engineering
6 25 (21.37%) TDD
7 20 (17.09%) Configuration Management
8 17 (14.53%) Machine Learning
9 15 (12.82%) Scrum
10 14 (11.97%) Auto-Scaling
10 14 (11.97%) Low Latency
11 12 (10.26%) Cloud Operations
12 11 (9.40%) Kanban
12 11 (9.40%) SDLC
13 8 (6.84%) Coaching
13 8 (6.84%) Mathematics
14 7 (5.98%) BDD
14 7 (5.98%) Business Analysis
14 7 (5.98%) Product Management
14 7 (5.98%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 73 (62.39%) Python
2 46 (39.32%) Java
3 34 (29.06%) JavaScript
4 28 (23.93%) Perl
5 27 (23.08%) PHP
6 25 (21.37%) Ruby
7 20 (17.09%) Bash Shell
8 18 (15.38%) Scala
9 16 (13.68%) C#
10 15 (12.82%) SQL
11 9 (7.69%) C
12 5 (4.27%) Apple Swift
12 5 (4.27%) Objective-C
13 2 (1.71%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.71%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.85%) C++
14 1 (0.85%) Clojure
14 1 (0.85%) Erlang
14 1 (0.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Degree
2 7 (5.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.71%) CCNA
3 2 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (31.62%) Docker
2 6 (5.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 5 (4.27%) Apache Flume
4 4 (3.42%) NFS
5 2 (1.71%) Firmware
5 2 (1.71%) iptables
5 2 (1.71%) KVM
5 2 (1.71%) LXC
5 2 (1.71%) Samba
5 2 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (35.04%) Puppet
2 36 (30.77%) Ansible
3 24 (20.51%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (15.38%) Kubernetes
5 15 (12.82%) Nagios
6 6 (5.13%) Terraform
7 5 (4.27%) Oozie
8 4 (3.42%) Kibana
8 4 (3.42%) ZABBIX
9 3 (2.56%) Docker Swarm
9 3 (2.56%) Grafana
9 3 (2.56%) logstash
9 3 (2.56%) Munin
10 2 (1.71%) Graphite
10 2 (1.71%) Graylog
10 2 (1.71%) Salt
11 1 (0.85%) Consul
11 1 (0.85%) Mesos
11 1 (0.85%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 35 (29.91%) WorldPay
2 14 (11.97%) Oracle
2 14 (11.97%) Splunk
3 12 (10.26%) AppDynamics
3 12 (10.26%) Qualys
3 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
4 7 (5.98%) Google
4 7 (5.98%) VMware
5 5 (4.27%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.27%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.71%) SaltStack