Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 35 77 92
Rank change year-on-year +42 +15 -23
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 152 122 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.30% 3.84% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 4.04% 2.79%
Number of salaries quoted 113 74 51
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.33% +19.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £41,143 £35,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £75,000 £56,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% +8.11% +6.32%

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 1,946 3,020 2,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.47% 95.00% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,441 2,222 1,729
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,773 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.01% +8.33% +3.45%

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 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 87 (57.24%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (45.39%) Python
3 68 (44.74%) Docker
4 67 (44.08%) Ansible
5 66 (43.42%) Amazon AWS
6 63 (41.45%) Linux
7 56 (36.84%) Web Services
8 47 (30.92%) Kubernetes
9 46 (30.26%) Java
10 42 (27.63%) Degree
11 38 (25.00%) Software Engineering
12 36 (23.68%) Computer Science
13 35 (23.03%) Continuous Integration
14 30 (19.74%) RESTful
14 30 (19.74%) Jenkins
14 30 (19.74%) Puppet
14 30 (19.74%) TDD
15 28 (18.42%) Artificial Intelligence
15 28 (18.42%) Terraform
16 27 (17.76%) Continuous Delivery
16 27 (17.76%) JavaScript
17 25 (16.45%) SQL
17 25 (16.45%) Git (software)
18 24 (15.79%) E-Commerce
18 24 (15.79%) WorldPay
18 24 (15.79%) Payment Gateway
19 23 (15.13%) QA
19 23 (15.13%) Machine Learning
20 21 (13.82%) Configuration Management
21 18 (11.84%) Spring

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 11 (7.24%) OpenStack
2 6 (3.95%) Apache
3 5 (3.29%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.29%) IIS
3 5 (3.29%) JBoss
3 5 (3.29%) WebLogic
3 5 (3.29%) WildFly
4 4 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.97%) Drupal
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.66%) Jupyter
6 1 (0.66%) SAS
6 1 (0.66%) Traefik
6 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (15.79%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 66 (43.42%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (10.53%) OpenShift
4 7 (4.61%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.29%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.97%) Office 365
7 3 (1.97%) PaaS
7 3 (1.97%) SaaS
8 2 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.32%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.32%) BrowserStack
8 2 (1.32%) GitHub
9 1 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.66%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) DNS
2 2 (1.32%) IPv6
3 1 (0.66%) IPv4
3 1 (0.66%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (9.21%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (5.92%) Big Data
4 8 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.97%) Data Mining
6 3 (1.97%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.97%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.32%) Redis
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon QuickSight
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.66%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.66%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.66%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 30 (19.74%) Jenkins
2 25 (16.45%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.89%) Maven
3 12 (7.89%) TeamCity
4 11 (7.24%) Gradle
5 9 (5.92%) Vagrant
6 8 (5.26%) Subversion
7 7 (4.61%) Mercurial
7 7 (4.61%) Selenium
8 6 (3.95%) JIRA
9 3 (1.97%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.97%) JMeter
9 3 (1.97%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.97%) Travis CI
10 2 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.66%) CMake
11 1 (0.66%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.66%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (3.29%) Law
2 4 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (1.32%) Games
3 2 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (0.66%) Advertising
4 1 (0.66%) Marketing
4 1 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.66%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (33.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (24.34%) Developer
3 26 (17.11%) Software Engineer
4 21 (13.82%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (11.18%) Python Developer
6 15 (9.87%) Cloud Engineer
6 15 (9.87%) Software Developer
7 12 (7.89%) Java Engineer
7 12 (7.89%) Java Software Engineer
7 12 (7.89%) Senior Developer
8 11 (7.24%) AWS Software Engineer
8 11 (7.24%) Java Scala Software Engineer
8 11 (7.24%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (7.24%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 11 (7.24%) Scala Software Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (6.58%) Python Engineer
10 9 (5.92%) AWS DevOps
11 8 (5.26%) Product Owner
12 7 (4.61%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (36.84%) Web Services
2 30 (19.74%) RESTful
3 18 (11.84%) Spring
4 16 (10.53%) Akka
5 14 (9.21%) Play Framework
5 14 (9.21%) Spring Boot
6 13 (8.55%) AngularJS
6 13 (8.55%) Django
7 11 (7.24%) React
8 10 (6.58%) JSON
9 9 (5.92%) HTML
9 9 (5.92%) Natural Language Processing
10 8 (5.26%) CSS
10 8 (5.26%) SOAP
11 7 (4.61%) .NET
11 7 (4.61%) Elastic Stack
11 7 (4.61%) REST
12 6 (3.95%) Node.js
13 5 (3.29%) CSS3
13 5 (3.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.21%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (7.89%) Algorithms
3 11 (7.24%) Public Cloud
4 9 (5.92%) Fintech
4 9 (5.92%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (5.26%) Cloud Native
6 7 (4.61%) Life Science
7 6 (3.95%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.63%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.97%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (1.97%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.32%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.32%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 63 (41.45%) Linux
2 14 (9.21%) Windows
3 12 (7.89%) Unix
4 4 (2.63%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.32%) CentOS
5 2 (1.32%) CoreOS
5 2 (1.32%) Debian
6 1 (0.66%) Android
6 1 (0.66%) Fedora
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (57.24%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 36 (23.68%) Computer Science
4 35 (23.03%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (19.74%) TDD
6 28 (18.42%) Artificial Intelligence
7 27 (17.76%) Continuous Delivery
8 24 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 23 (15.13%) Machine Learning
10 21 (13.82%) Configuration Management
11 18 (11.84%) BDD
11 18 (11.84%) Mathematics
11 18 (11.84%) Scrum
12 16 (10.53%) OO
13 15 (9.87%) Microservices
14 14 (9.21%) Integration Testing
15 13 (8.55%) Decision-Making
16 12 (7.89%) API Design
16 12 (7.89%) Technical Debt
16 12 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (45.39%) Python
2 46 (30.26%) Java
3 27 (17.76%) JavaScript
4 25 (16.45%) SQL
5 16 (10.53%) Scala
6 13 (8.55%) C#
7 10 (6.58%) PowerShell
8 8 (5.26%) Go
8 8 (5.26%) Shell Script
9 7 (4.61%) PHP
10 6 (3.95%) Java 8
10 6 (3.95%) Ruby
11 5 (3.29%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.29%) C++
12 4 (2.63%) Perl
13 3 (1.97%) C
14 1 (0.66%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (27.63%) Degree
2 15 (9.87%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.97%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.32%) ISEB
4 2 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.13%) QA
2 3 (1.97%) GDPR
System Software
1 68 (44.74%) Docker
2 9 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.32%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.66%) KVM
5 1 (0.66%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 67 (44.08%) Ansible
2 47 (30.92%) Kubernetes
3 30 (19.74%) Puppet
4 28 (18.42%) Terraform
5 16 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (7.89%) Prometheus
7 8 (5.26%) Consul
7 8 (5.26%) Grafana
7 8 (5.26%) Packer
8 5 (3.29%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.32%) Nagios
9 2 (1.32%) Salt
10 1 (0.66%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.66%) Icinga
10 1 (0.66%) Munin
10 1 (0.66%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 24 (15.79%) WorldPay
2 16 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.92%) VMware
4 7 (4.61%) Google
4 7 (4.61%) Splunk
5 6 (3.95%) Cisco
5 6 (3.95%) HP
5 6 (3.95%) Juniper
6 2 (1.32%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.32%) Oracle
6 2 (1.32%) Qualys
7 1 (0.66%) Cognos
7 1 (0.66%) New Relic
7 1 (0.66%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.66%) Tableau