Period
to 17 December 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

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

Development Operations Engineer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 73 95
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 24 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 4.03% 0.84% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.20% 0.86% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Cheltenham median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +22.67% -44.44%
10th Percentile £39,000 £46,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £63,000 £46,000 £41,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £58,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -22.41% +28.89% -20.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 572 466 770
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.13% 97.69% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 457 403 664
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £18,950 £22,750 £27,650
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Cheltenham

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, DevOps Engineer 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 Cheltenham region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) DevOps
2 23 (95.83%) CentOS
2 23 (95.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Linux
2 23 (95.83%) Python
2 23 (95.83%) Red Hat
3 21 (87.50%) Scrum
3 21 (87.50%) OOD
3 21 (87.50%) OO
3 21 (87.50%) Apache
3 21 (87.50%) C++
3 21 (87.50%) Java
3 21 (87.50%) JUnit
3 21 (87.50%) EJB
3 21 (87.50%) Spring
3 21 (87.50%) JSF
3 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 21 (87.50%) Java EE
3 21 (87.50%) JIRA
3 21 (87.50%) Wiki
3 21 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 21 (87.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 21 (87.50%) EasyMock
3 21 (87.50%) Open Source
3 21 (87.50%) Bitbucket
3 21 (87.50%) Jenkins
3 21 (87.50%) Confluence
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Windows

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 21 (87.50%) Apache
1 21 (87.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 21 (87.50%) Bitbucket
1 21 (87.50%) EasyMock
1 21 (87.50%) Jenkins
1 21 (87.50%) JIRA
1 21 (87.50%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (87.50%) EJB
1 21 (87.50%) Java EE
1 21 (87.50%) JSF
1 21 (87.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 21 (87.50%) Wiki
2 1 (4.17%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) CentOS
1 23 (95.83%) Linux
1 23 (95.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (8.33%) Fedora
3 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 24 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (87.50%) OO
2 21 (87.50%) OOD
2 21 (87.50%) Open Source
2 21 (87.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 21 (87.50%) Scrum
2 21 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Task Automation
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.33%) V-Model
4 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.17%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Release Management
5 1 (4.17%) Runbook
5 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) Python
2 21 (87.50%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Docker
1 2 (8.33%) VirtualBox
1 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (8.33%) Xen
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Ansible
1 2 (8.33%) Docker Swarm
1 2 (8.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
1 2 (8.33%) OpenNMS
1 2 (8.33%) Puppet
1 2 (8.33%) vCenter Server
1 2 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Red Hat
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Cloudera
3 2 (8.33%) Hortonworks
3 2 (8.33%) SolarWinds
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) BT