Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 68 55
Rank change year-on-year -19 -13 +69
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 102 85 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.33% 3.75% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 4.21% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 86 76 103
Cambridge median annual salary £53,750 £45,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.13% +2.25% -6.32%
10th Percentile £35,000 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £56,250 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.74% -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 2848 2021 2535
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.07% 89.27% 88.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2163 1660 2176
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 (71.57%) Linux
2 65 (63.73%) Python
3 43 (42.16%) Amazon AWS
4 42 (41.18%) Docker
5 39 (38.24%) Puppet
6 38 (37.25%) Perl
7 34 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
8 32 (31.37%) Jenkins
9 30 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
10 29 (28.43%) Bash Shell
10 29 (28.43%) Web Services
11 27 (26.47%) Degree
11 27 (26.47%) Machine Learning
11 27 (26.47%) Ansible
12 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (24.51%) Configuration Management
13 24 (23.53%) JavaScript
14 23 (22.55%) Ubuntu
14 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
15 22 (21.57%) Java
15 22 (21.57%) Git (software)
16 21 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (18.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 18 (17.65%) Kubernetes
19 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
19 17 (16.67%) PHP
20 16 (15.69%) Artificial Intelligence
20 16 (15.69%) CentOS
21 15 (14.71%) Unix
22 14 (13.73%) 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 4 (3.92%) Apache Solr
1 4 (3.92%) Apache Spark
1 4 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) nginx
3 2 (1.96%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 43 (42.16%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (7.84%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.88%) IaaS
6 4 (3.92%) GitHub
7 3 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.96%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.76%) Wireless
2 11 (10.78%) SMS
3 7 (6.86%) Network Security
4 5 (4.90%) Internet
4 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.92%) DHCP
5 4 (3.92%) DNS
5 4 (3.92%) OpenVPN
6 3 (2.94%) Firewall
6 3 (2.94%) LDAP
6 3 (2.94%) VPN
7 1 (0.98%) LAN
7 1 (0.98%) WAN
7 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) Big Data
3 6 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 6 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.90%) HBase
5 3 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 32 (31.37%) Jenkins
2 22 (21.57%) Git (software)
3 12 (11.76%) Maven
4 10 (9.80%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.92%) GitLab
5 4 (3.92%) Subversion
6 2 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.96%) Buildbot
6 2 (1.96%) CruiseControl
6 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.96%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.96%) Selenium
6 2 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.96%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.98%) GoCD
7 1 (0.98%) JIRA
General
1 2 (1.96%) Electronics
1 2 (1.96%) Finance
1 2 (1.96%) Games
1 2 (1.96%) Publishing
2 1 (0.98%) Advertising
2 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (59.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 15 (14.71%) Developer
3 15 (14.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 15 (14.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 14 (13.73%) AWS Engineer
5 12 (11.76%) Senior DevOps
6 11 (10.78%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 11 (10.78%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (9.80%) Administrator
7 10 (9.80%) Applications Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 10 (9.80%) JavaScript Engineer
8 9 (8.82%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.84%) Junior
9 8 (7.84%) Junior DevOps
9 8 (7.84%) Linux Administrator
9 8 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) Web Services
2 14 (13.73%) AngularJS
3 8 (7.84%) React
4 7 (6.86%) Node.js
5 6 (5.88%) RESTful
6 5 (4.90%) .NET
6 5 (4.90%) Kafka
6 5 (4.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (3.92%) Lucene
8 3 (2.94%) CSS
8 3 (2.94%) HTML
8 3 (2.94%) Velocity
9 2 (1.96%) Akka
9 2 (1.96%) JSON
9 2 (1.96%) LAMP
9 2 (1.96%) Middleware
9 2 (1.96%) POSIX
9 2 (1.96%) Spring
9 2 (1.96%) WPF
10 1 (0.98%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Fintech
2 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.90%) Cyberthreat
3 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.92%) Private Cloud
4 4 (3.92%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) Life Science
5 2 (1.96%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 73 (71.57%) Linux
2 23 (22.55%) Ubuntu
3 19 (18.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (15.69%) CentOS
5 15 (14.71%) Unix
6 14 (13.73%) Windows
7 10 (9.80%) Debian
8 6 (5.88%) Mac OS
9 2 (1.96%) Android
10 1 (0.98%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
2 27 (26.47%) Machine Learning
3 25 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (24.51%) Configuration Management
4 23 (22.55%) Software Engineering
5 21 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (15.69%) Artificial Intelligence
7 11 (10.78%) Mathematics
8 8 (7.84%) SDLC
8 8 (7.84%) TDD
8 8 (7.84%) Test Automation
9 7 (6.86%) Build Automation
9 7 (6.86%) Reinforcement Learning
10 6 (5.88%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.90%) Continuous Deployment
11 5 (4.90%) Low Latency
11 5 (4.90%) Mobile Application Development
11 5 (4.90%) Scrum
12 4 (3.92%) Acceptance Criteria
12 4 (3.92%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (63.73%) Python
2 38 (37.25%) Perl
3 29 (28.43%) Bash Shell
4 24 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 22 (21.57%) Java
6 17 (16.67%) PHP
7 10 (9.80%) C#
8 7 (6.86%) SQL
9 6 (5.88%) C++
9 6 (5.88%) Ruby
10 5 (4.90%) Apple Swift
10 5 (4.90%) Objective-C
11 4 (3.92%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.94%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.96%) Lua
13 2 (1.96%) Scala
14 1 (0.98%) C
14 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.98%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (26.47%) Degree
2 9 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (5.88%) CCNA
3 6 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.96%) ISEB
4 2 (1.96%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 42 (41.18%) Docker
2 7 (6.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.88%) LXC
4 5 (4.90%) Apache Flume
4 5 (4.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 5 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.92%) NFS
6 2 (1.96%) Firmware
6 2 (1.96%) iptables
6 2 (1.96%) KVM
6 2 (1.96%) Samba
6 2 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (38.24%) Puppet
2 34 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (26.47%) Ansible
4 18 (17.65%) Kubernetes
5 13 (12.75%) Grafana
5 13 (12.75%) Munin
5 13 (12.75%) ZABBIX
6 8 (7.84%) Salt
7 6 (5.88%) Graphite
7 6 (5.88%) Graylog
7 6 (5.88%) Kibana
7 6 (5.88%) logstash
8 5 (4.90%) Oozie
9 3 (2.94%) Nagios
9 3 (2.94%) Terraform
10 1 (0.98%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (12.75%) VMware
2 12 (11.76%) Red Hat
3 8 (7.84%) Splunk
4 5 (4.90%) Cisco
4 5 (4.90%) Google
4 5 (4.90%) WorldPay
5 4 (3.92%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.96%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.96%) Orchard
6 2 (1.96%) Perforce
6 2 (1.96%) Qualys