Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 67 58
Rank change year-on-year +34 -9 +21
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 187 118 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.74% 4.45% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.23% 4.84% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 102 101 97
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +19.57% +3.37%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year +2.27% +16.40% +6.18%

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 2,272 2,439 2,156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.04% 91.97% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,616 1,883 1,760
Cambridge median annual salary £47,773 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.57% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,125 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +1.16%

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 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 99 (52.94%) Python
2 89 (47.59%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (45.99%) Linux
4 85 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (43.85%) Ansible
6 70 (37.43%) Docker
7 67 (35.83%) JavaScript
8 63 (33.69%) Web Services
9 62 (33.16%) Continuous Integration
10 59 (31.55%) WorldPay
11 54 (28.88%) Java
12 50 (26.74%) Jenkins
13 47 (25.13%) RESTful
13 47 (25.13%) Puppet
14 41 (21.93%) SQL
15 40 (21.39%) Artificial Intelligence
15 40 (21.39%) Kubernetes
16 39 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 39 (20.86%) VMware
17 38 (20.32%) Windows
17 38 (20.32%) Test Automation
18 37 (19.79%) Git (software)
18 37 (19.79%) Bash Shell
18 37 (19.79%) Degree
18 37 (19.79%) Continuous Delivery
18 37 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
18 37 (19.79%) Splunk
19 36 (19.25%) Unix
20 34 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
20 34 (18.18%) Machine Learning

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 23 (12.30%) OpenStack
2 14 (7.49%) Confluence
3 11 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 11 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.74%) Apache
5 5 (2.67%) Apache Spark
5 5 (2.67%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.07%) WordPress
7 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.53%) Traefik
Business Applications
1 24 (12.83%) Payment Gateway
2 11 (5.88%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 89 (47.59%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (15.51%) GitHub
4 21 (11.23%) OpenShift
5 11 (5.88%) IaaS
6 8 (4.28%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (3.74%) Amazon S3
8 6 (3.21%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (2.67%) SaaS
10 4 (2.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (1.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 3 (1.60%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (1.60%) CloudFront
12 2 (1.07%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (1.07%) NuGet
13 1 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.53%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.53%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 30 (16.04%) DNS
2 18 (9.63%) Firewall
3 12 (6.42%) HTTP
4 11 (5.88%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (5.88%) DHCP
4 11 (5.88%) FTP
4 11 (5.88%) HTTPS
4 11 (5.88%) ICMP
4 11 (5.88%) IMAP
4 11 (5.88%) IPsec
4 11 (5.88%) OpenVPN
4 11 (5.88%) POP3
4 11 (5.88%) SMTP
4 11 (5.88%) SNMP
4 11 (5.88%) SSH
4 11 (5.88%) SSL
4 11 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 11 (5.88%) Telnet
4 11 (5.88%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 19 (10.16%) SQL Server
3 18 (9.63%) Big Data
4 17 (9.09%) MongoDB
5 16 (8.56%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 10 (5.35%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (2.67%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.14%) MySQL
9 4 (2.14%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (2.14%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.60%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (1.60%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.53%) HBase
11 1 (0.53%) Redis
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 50 (26.74%) Jenkins
2 37 (19.79%) Git (software)
3 29 (15.51%) Sonatype Nexus
4 18 (9.63%) Cucumber
4 18 (9.63%) JIRA
5 11 (5.88%) Gerrit
5 11 (5.88%) JMeter
5 11 (5.88%) Selenium
5 11 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 10 (5.35%) Vagrant
7 8 (4.28%) Subversion
8 7 (3.74%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.74%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (3.21%) Gatling
9 6 (3.21%) JBehave
10 5 (2.67%) Gradle
10 5 (2.67%) Mercurial
11 4 (2.14%) Maven
11 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio
12 3 (1.60%) JUnit
General
1 30 (16.04%) Finance
2 14 (7.49%) Games
3 7 (3.74%) Law
4 6 (3.21%) Marketing
5 3 (1.60%) Military
6 2 (1.07%) Retail
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (33.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 46 (24.60%) Developer
3 22 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 21 (11.23%) Java Developer
5 19 (10.16%) Cloud Engineer
6 18 (9.63%) Java Scala Developer
6 18 (9.63%) Scala Developer
7 17 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (8.02%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.02%) Senior DevOps
8 15 (8.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 14 (7.49%) Automation Engineer
10 13 (6.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (6.42%) Lead Developer
11 12 (6.42%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 11 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
12 11 (5.88%) Machine Learning Engineer
12 11 (5.88%) Software Engineer
13 10 (5.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 10 (5.35%) Senior Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (33.69%) Web Services
2 47 (25.13%) RESTful
3 31 (16.58%) AngularJS
4 30 (16.04%) .NET
5 29 (15.51%) Middleware
6 24 (12.83%) Spring
7 21 (11.23%) Akka
8 20 (10.70%) SOAP
9 15 (8.02%) .NET Framework
10 13 (6.95%) React
11 11 (5.88%) Node.js
11 11 (5.88%) YAML
12 9 (4.81%) Django
12 9 (4.81%) Play Framework
12 9 (4.81%) Spring Boot
13 8 (4.28%) HTML
14 7 (3.74%) CSS
14 7 (3.74%) JSON
14 7 (3.74%) Kafka
15 6 (3.21%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 33 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 30 (16.04%) Computer Science
3 27 (14.44%) Linux Command Line
4 23 (12.30%) Data Centre
5 12 (6.42%) Private Cloud
6 10 (5.35%) Fintech
7 9 (4.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 9 (4.81%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (4.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (4.81%) Online Games
8 8 (4.28%) Cloud Native
9 7 (3.74%) Life Science
10 6 (3.21%) User Experience
11 5 (2.67%) Algorithms
11 5 (2.67%) Data Structures
11 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Cloud
12 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (1.60%) Management Information System
13 2 (1.07%) N-Tier
13 2 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 86 (45.99%) Linux
2 38 (20.32%) Windows
3 36 (19.25%) Unix
4 20 (10.70%) Android
5 19 (10.16%) CentOS
6 17 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (5.88%) Solaris
7 11 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 11 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (4.81%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.07%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (33.16%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (21.39%) Artificial Intelligence
4 38 (20.32%) Test Automation
5 37 (19.79%) Continuous Delivery
6 34 (18.18%) Machine Learning
7 33 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 30 (16.04%) E-Commerce
9 29 (15.51%) Integration Testing
10 27 (14.44%) Configuration Management
11 25 (13.37%) TDD
12 24 (12.83%) Mathematics
13 22 (11.76%) Scrum
14 21 (11.23%) Continuous Deployment
15 20 (10.70%) Microservices
16 19 (10.16%) Load Balancing
17 18 (9.63%) Deployment Automation
17 18 (9.63%) Release Management
17 18 (9.63%) Software Architecture
18 16 (8.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 99 (52.94%) Python
2 67 (35.83%) JavaScript
3 54 (28.88%) Java
4 41 (21.93%) SQL
5 37 (19.79%) Bash Shell
6 33 (17.65%) PowerShell
7 32 (17.11%) Ruby
8 23 (12.30%) C#
9 21 (11.23%) Scala
10 14 (7.49%) PHP
11 11 (5.88%) Go
12 8 (4.28%) Perl
13 7 (3.74%) C++
13 7 (3.74%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.53%) AWK
14 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (19.79%) Degree
2 8 (4.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (3.74%) PhD
4 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (11.76%) QA
2 9 (4.81%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.53%) GCP
3 1 (0.53%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 70 (37.43%) Docker
2 39 (20.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.76%) Active Directory
4 18 (9.63%) Virtual Desktop
4 18 (9.63%) Virtual Servers
4 18 (9.63%) vSphere
5 13 (6.95%) VirtualBox
6 11 (5.88%) Samba
7 4 (2.14%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (1.07%) KVM
8 2 (1.07%) Xen
Systems Management
1 82 (43.85%) Ansible
2 47 (25.13%) Puppet
3 40 (21.39%) Kubernetes
4 37 (19.79%) Opscode Chef
5 33 (17.65%) Terraform
6 29 (15.51%) vRealize
7 18 (9.63%) vCenter Server
8 14 (7.49%) Nagios
9 11 (5.88%) Rancher
9 11 (5.88%) Sysdig
10 8 (4.28%) Consul
10 8 (4.28%) Packer
11 7 (3.74%) Grafana
11 7 (3.74%) Salt
12 6 (3.21%) Munin
12 6 (3.21%) Prometheus
12 6 (3.21%) ZABBIX
13 5 (2.67%) Docker Swarm
14 2 (1.07%) HAProxy
14 2 (1.07%) Icinga
Vendors
1 59 (31.55%) WorldPay
2 39 (20.86%) VMware
3 37 (19.79%) Splunk
4 32 (17.11%) AppDynamics
4 32 (17.11%) Cisco
5 29 (15.51%) BMC
6 23 (12.30%) ServiceNow
7 18 (9.63%) Citrix
7 18 (9.63%) F5
7 18 (9.63%) Fortinet
8 14 (7.49%) HP
8 14 (7.49%) Oracle
9 13 (6.95%) Microsoft
10 11 (5.88%) IBM
10 11 (5.88%) Intel
10 11 (5.88%) New Relic
10 11 (5.88%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.67%) Google
12 3 (1.60%) Atlassian
12 3 (1.60%) Qualys