Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 39 65
Rank change year-on-year +19 +26 +36
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 102 38 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.63% 4.99% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.16% 5.27% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 86 24 32
Cardiff median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -2.30%
10th Percentile £30,625 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £66,875 £53,000 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% - -2.30%

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 914 721 1,122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.31% 94.62% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 753 634 1,036
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.63%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,075 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £54,925 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +1.35%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Cardiff

DevOps
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps in Cardiff.

Salary trend for DevOps in Cardiff

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Cardiff over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 48 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (42.16%) Linux
3 36 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (26.47%) Red Hat
5 26 (25.49%) Ansible
6 22 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (20.59%) Jenkins
8 20 (19.61%) Continuous Delivery
8 20 (19.61%) Python
9 18 (17.65%) Web Services
9 18 (17.65%) Scrum
9 18 (17.65%) Docker
10 17 (16.67%) Finance
10 17 (16.67%) C#
11 16 (15.69%) .NET
12 15 (14.71%) VMware
13 14 (13.73%) Degree
14 13 (12.75%) SQL
14 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
14 13 (12.75%) Sonatype Nexus
15 12 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
15 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
15 12 (11.76%) Java
15 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
16 11 (10.78%) TDD
16 11 (10.78%) Firewall
16 11 (10.78%) Windows
16 11 (10.78%) Maven

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 6 (5.88%) JBoss
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) Apache
3 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.98%) Drupal
4 1 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.98%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 48 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.84%) GitHub
4 7 (6.86%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (5.88%) Stackdriver
6 5 (4.90%) Office 365
7 4 (3.92%) SaaS
8 3 (2.94%) PaaS
9 2 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.98%) IaaS
10 1 (0.98%) npm
10 1 (0.98%) NuGet
10 1 (0.98%) Serverless
10 1 (0.98%) Slack
10 1 (0.98%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) Firewall
2 6 (5.88%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.94%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.94%) FTP
3 3 (2.94%) Network Security
3 3 (2.94%) SMS
3 3 (2.94%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.96%) DHCP
4 2 (1.96%) DNS
4 2 (1.96%) SSL
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.90%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.92%) MySQL
5 3 (2.94%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.96%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (1.96%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.96%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.98%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.98%) Redis
7 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.98%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 13 (12.75%) Sonatype Nexus
3 11 (10.78%) Maven
4 10 (9.80%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.80%) Visual Studio
5 8 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (7.84%) TeamCity
6 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (5.88%) CF BOSH
8 5 (4.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (3.92%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.92%) GitLab
9 4 (3.92%) JIRA
9 4 (3.92%) Selenium
9 4 (3.92%) SpecFlow
10 3 (2.94%) Ant
10 3 (2.94%) NUnit
11 2 (1.96%) Hudson
11 2 (1.96%) MSBuild
11 2 (1.96%) Subversion
General
1 17 (16.67%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Advertising
3 3 (2.94%) Games
4 2 (1.96%) Retail
4 2 (1.96%) Retail Finance
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.98%) Law
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Military
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (27.45%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (14.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 11 (10.78%) Administrator
3 11 (10.78%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (8.82%) Developer
5 8 (7.84%) DevOps Administrator
5 8 (7.84%) Lead DevOps
6 6 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
6 6 (5.88%) Software Manager
7 5 (4.90%) .NET Developer
7 5 (4.90%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (4.90%) Release Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Technical Leader
8 4 (3.92%) Architect
8 4 (3.92%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Quality Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) Web Services
2 16 (15.69%) .NET
3 11 (10.78%) REST
4 10 (9.80%) AngularJS
5 9 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 8 (7.84%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.88%) HTML
8 5 (4.90%) .NET Core
8 5 (4.90%) CSS
8 5 (4.90%) HTML5
8 5 (4.90%) LAMP
9 4 (3.92%) CSS3
9 4 (3.92%) Entity Framework
9 4 (3.92%) jQuery
9 4 (3.92%) Spring
9 4 (3.92%) Spring Boot
10 3 (2.94%) Django
10 3 (2.94%) Java EE
10 3 (2.94%) RESTful
10 3 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Cloud Native
2 4 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (2.94%) Wiki
4 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.96%) Fintech
4 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.98%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.98%) Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) LPAR
5 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.98%) Social Media
5 1 (0.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 43 (42.16%) Linux
2 22 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (10.78%) Windows
4 10 (9.80%) CentOS
5 8 (7.84%) Unix
6 6 (5.88%) Ubuntu
7 4 (3.92%) Windows Server
8 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.96%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.98%) AIX
10 1 (0.98%) Android
10 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (19.61%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (17.65%) Scrum
5 13 (12.75%) Configuration Management
6 12 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
6 12 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 12 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 11 (10.78%) Microservices
7 11 (10.78%) TDD
8 10 (9.80%) SDLC
8 10 (9.80%) Test Automation
9 9 (8.82%) BDD
10 8 (7.84%) Migration
11 7 (6.86%) MVC
11 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
12 6 (5.88%) Change Management
12 6 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (5.88%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.61%) Python
2 17 (16.67%) C#
3 13 (12.75%) SQL
4 12 (11.76%) Java
5 11 (10.78%) Bash Shell
5 11 (10.78%) PowerShell
6 8 (7.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (7.84%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.88%) Groovy
7 6 (5.88%) PHP
8 5 (4.90%) Ruby
9 3 (2.94%) C
10 2 (1.96%) Perl
10 2 (1.96%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.98%) Delphi
11 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) CISSP
2 2 (1.96%) MCP
2 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.96%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (0.98%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.98%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.98%) PMO
2 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 18 (17.65%) Docker
2 8 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.94%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (25.49%) Ansible
2 8 (7.84%) Kubernetes
2 8 (7.84%) Puppet
3 7 (6.86%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (4.90%) Terraform
5 2 (1.96%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.98%) Packer
6 1 (0.98%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 27 (26.47%) Red Hat
2 15 (14.71%) VMware
3 9 (8.82%) Google
4 8 (7.84%) Microsoft
5 6 (5.88%) Splunk
6 5 (4.90%) SAP
7 3 (2.94%) Oracle
7 3 (2.94%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.96%) Perforce
9 1 (0.98%) Adobe
9 1 (0.98%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.98%) Cisco
9 1 (0.98%) Fortinet
9 1 (0.98%) Ivanti
9 1 (0.98%) Marketo
9 1 (0.98%) RedGate
9 1 (0.98%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.98%) Sybase