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

DevOps
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 59 64
Rank change year-on-year +23 +5 +37
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 220 131 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.82% 4.85% 4.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 5.34% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 108 109 87
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,500 £32,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +5.56%

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 2,657 2,455 2,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.42% 90.89% 90.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1,804 1,848 1,875
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 133 (60.45%) Python
2 124 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
3 108 (49.09%) Linux
4 102 (46.36%) JavaScript
5 91 (41.36%) Continuous Integration
5 91 (41.36%) Ansible
5 91 (41.36%) WorldPay
6 80 (36.36%) Jenkins
7 78 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
8 77 (35.00%) Docker
9 72 (32.73%) Java
10 69 (31.36%) Puppet
11 63 (28.64%) Ruby
11 63 (28.64%) RESTful
12 61 (27.73%) Web Services
13 54 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
14 53 (24.09%) Public Cloud
14 53 (24.09%) Bash Shell
14 53 (24.09%) Windows
15 51 (23.18%) Unix
15 51 (23.18%) Splunk
16 50 (22.73%) Test Automation
17 49 (22.27%) E-Commerce
17 49 (22.27%) Configuration Management
18 48 (21.82%) SQL
18 48 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
18 48 (21.82%) AppDynamics
19 47 (21.36%) PowerShell
20 46 (20.91%) Finance
20 46 (20.91%) 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 15 (6.82%) Confluence
1 15 (6.82%) OpenStack
2 12 (5.45%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.45%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.36%) Apache
4 2 (0.91%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.45%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.45%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.45%) GeoServer
5 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 41 (18.64%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (5.45%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 124 (56.36%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (21.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (20.91%) GitHub
4 33 (15.00%) OpenShift
5 15 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (5.45%) IaaS
7 10 (4.55%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 7 (3.18%) SaaS
9 6 (2.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 5 (2.27%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (2.27%) CloudFront
11 3 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
11 3 (1.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 2 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.91%) DigitalOcean
12 2 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.91%) NuGet
12 2 (0.91%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (19.09%) DNS
2 30 (13.64%) Firewall
3 14 (6.36%) HTTP
3 14 (6.36%) ICMP
3 14 (6.36%) TCP/IP
4 12 (5.45%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 12 (5.45%) DHCP
4 12 (5.45%) FTP
4 12 (5.45%) HTTPS
4 12 (5.45%) IMAP
4 12 (5.45%) IPsec
4 12 (5.45%) OpenVPN
4 12 (5.45%) POP3
4 12 (5.45%) SMTP
4 12 (5.45%) SNMP
4 12 (5.45%) SSH
4 12 (5.45%) SSL
4 12 (5.45%) Telnet
4 12 (5.45%) WPA2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 24 (10.91%) NoSQL
3 22 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (9.55%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.36%) Big Data
6 12 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.64%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.73%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.82%) MySQL
10 3 (1.36%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.91%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.45%) GIS
12 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.45%) HBase
12 1 (0.45%) Redis
12 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 80 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 44 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 38 (17.27%) Git (software)
4 28 (12.73%) Cucumber
5 16 (7.27%) JIRA
6 15 (6.82%) TeamCity
7 14 (6.36%) Subversion
8 12 (5.45%) Gerrit
9 10 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
10 9 (4.09%) Selenium
11 8 (3.64%) GitLab
11 8 (3.64%) Maven
12 7 (3.18%) JMeter
12 7 (3.18%) SoapUI
13 6 (2.73%) Gatling
13 6 (2.73%) JBehave
14 5 (2.27%) Mercurial
15 4 (1.82%) CircleCI
15 4 (1.82%) Hudson
15 4 (1.82%) Vagrant
General
1 46 (20.91%) Finance
2 30 (13.64%) Games
3 5 (2.27%) Marketing
4 3 (1.36%) Military
4 3 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (1.36%) Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Banking
5 1 (0.45%) Electronics
5 1 (0.45%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (36.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 49 (22.27%) Developer
3 32 (14.55%) Java Developer
4 27 (12.27%) Java Scala Developer
4 27 (12.27%) Scala Developer
5 25 (11.36%) Senior DevOps
5 25 (11.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 24 (10.91%) Senior Developer
7 23 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 22 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
9 20 (9.09%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 20 (9.09%) Senior Scala Developer
10 19 (8.64%) Automation Engineer
11 18 (8.18%) Cloud Engineer
12 17 (7.73%) Linux Engineer
13 13 (5.91%) Analyst
13 13 (5.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 11 (5.00%) Automation Analyst
14 11 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 11 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (28.64%) RESTful
2 61 (27.73%) Web Services
3 45 (20.45%) .NET
4 44 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 42 (19.09%) Middleware
6 34 (15.45%) Spring
7 33 (15.00%) Akka
8 28 (12.73%) .NET Framework
9 19 (8.64%) Node.js
10 14 (6.36%) SOAP
11 12 (5.45%) JSON
11 12 (5.45%) React
11 12 (5.45%) YAML
12 7 (3.18%) CSS
12 7 (3.18%) LAMP
12 7 (3.18%) Play Framework
12 7 (3.18%) Spring Boot
13 6 (2.73%) Django
13 6 (2.73%) HTML
14 5 (2.27%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 53 (24.09%) Public Cloud
2 38 (17.27%) Linux Command Line
3 36 (16.36%) Data Centre
4 30 (13.64%) Fintech
5 26 (11.82%) Private Cloud
6 21 (9.55%) Computer Science
7 20 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 20 (9.09%) Online Games
8 8 (3.64%) User Experience
9 7 (3.18%) Hybrid Cloud
9 7 (3.18%) Life Science
10 5 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.36%) Internet of Things
12 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.45%) Analytical Skills
13 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 108 (49.09%) Linux
2 53 (24.09%) Windows
3 51 (23.18%) Unix
4 32 (14.55%) Android
5 20 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 20 (9.09%) CentOS
6 17 (7.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (5.45%) Solaris
7 12 (5.45%) Windows Server
7 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.91%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.45%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.36%) Continuous Integration
2 78 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (22.73%) Test Automation
4 49 (22.27%) Configuration Management
4 49 (22.27%) E-Commerce
5 45 (20.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 39 (17.73%) Integration Testing
7 33 (15.00%) Continuous Deployment
8 31 (14.09%) Artificial Intelligence
8 31 (14.09%) Load Balancing
8 31 (14.09%) TDD
9 30 (13.64%) Machine Learning
9 30 (13.64%) Software Engineering
10 29 (13.18%) Microservices
11 28 (12.73%) Software Architecture
12 26 (11.82%) ERD
12 26 (11.82%) Wireframes
13 23 (10.45%) Deployment Automation
14 20 (9.09%) Cryptography
14 20 (9.09%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 133 (60.45%) Python
2 102 (46.36%) JavaScript
3 72 (32.73%) Java
4 63 (28.64%) Ruby
5 53 (24.09%) Bash Shell
6 48 (21.82%) SQL
7 47 (21.36%) PowerShell
8 33 (15.00%) Scala
9 24 (10.91%) PHP
10 22 (10.00%) C#
11 12 (5.45%) C++
11 12 (5.45%) Perl
12 7 (3.18%) C
12 7 (3.18%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.36%) Go
14 1 (0.45%) AWK
Qualifications
1 28 (12.73%) Degree
2 7 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (3.18%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 14 (6.36%) QA
3 1 (0.45%) GCP
3 1 (0.45%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 77 (35.00%) Docker
2 44 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (16.36%) Active Directory
4 30 (13.64%) Virtual Desktop
4 30 (13.64%) Virtual Servers
4 30 (13.64%) vSphere
5 14 (6.36%) VirtualBox
6 12 (5.45%) Samba
7 4 (1.82%) KVM
7 4 (1.82%) Xen
8 3 (1.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 91 (41.36%) Ansible
2 69 (31.36%) Puppet
3 54 (24.55%) Opscode Chef
4 42 (19.09%) vRealize
5 32 (14.55%) Terraform
6 30 (13.64%) vCenter Server
7 26 (11.82%) Kubernetes
8 19 (8.64%) Nagios
9 12 (5.45%) Rancher
9 12 (5.45%) Sysdig
10 6 (2.73%) Grafana
10 6 (2.73%) ZABBIX
11 5 (2.27%) Munin
11 5 (2.27%) Salt
12 3 (1.36%) Docker Swarm
12 3 (1.36%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.45%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.45%) Icinga
Vendors
1 91 (41.36%) WorldPay
2 51 (23.18%) Splunk
3 48 (21.82%) AppDynamics
4 44 (20.00%) VMware
5 42 (19.09%) BMC
5 42 (19.09%) Cisco
6 31 (14.09%) ServiceNow
7 30 (13.64%) Citrix
7 30 (13.64%) F5
7 30 (13.64%) Fortinet
8 19 (8.64%) Oracle
9 12 (5.45%) HP
9 12 (5.45%) IBM
9 12 (5.45%) Intel
9 12 (5.45%) Microsoft
9 12 (5.45%) New Relic
9 12 (5.45%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.73%) Qualys
11 4 (1.82%) SaltStack
12 3 (1.36%) Atlassian