Period
to 21 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Lead DevOps was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Lead Development Operations
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 79 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead DevOps 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.76% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Cardiff median annual salary £60,000 - -
South Wales median annual salary £57,500 - £52,700

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 1,022 747 1,192
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 98.29% 98.84%
Number of salaries quoted 861 659 1,103
Cardiff median annual salary £38,650 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.07% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,750 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

Lead DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Lead DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Lead DevOps in Cardiff

Lead DevOps
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Lead DevOps in Cardiff

Lead DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Lead DevOps in Cardiff over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Lead DevOps in Cardiff

Lead DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, Lead DevOps job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Lead DevOps in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (75.00%) Ansible
3 6 (75.00%) Docker
4 4 (50.00%) Python
4 4 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Google
5 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
5 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
5 3 (37.50%) Spring
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
5 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (37.50%) Puppet
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) Splunk
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (37.50%) Release Management
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Groovy
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) CentOS
5 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (37.50%) TeamCity

Lead DevOps Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) GitHub
2 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (37.50%) Stackdriver
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) CF BOSH
1 3 (37.50%) GitLab
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) REST
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
1 3 (37.50%) Spring Boot
1 3 (37.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) CentOS
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Ubuntu
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Microservices
3 3 (37.50%) Release Management
3 3 (37.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Community of Practice
4 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Groovy
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C#
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Docker
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Ansible
2 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
2 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) Google
2 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 3 (37.50%) Splunk
3 1 (12.50%) Ivanti