The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
North West / Cheshire
Rank 68 78 110
Rank change year-on-year +10 +32  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 21 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.99% 2.06% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.42% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 21 11
Median salary £48,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.00% -21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £28,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -  

DevOps is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 924 1117 1579
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 87.42% 85.33% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 737 941 1203
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing DevOps as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Cheshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Cheshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Cheshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +2 4 £57,500 +15.00% 1
Chester 0 4 £33,250 -11.33% 1
Crewe - 3 £70,000 - 1
Warrington +7 2 £52,500 +16.66%
Sandbach - 2 - - 1
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 -
DevOps
North West

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 22 (50.00%) Java
2 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (34.09%) .NET
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) C#
5 11 (25.00%) Finance
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.45%) Banking
7 8 (18.18%) TDD
7 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 7 (15.91%) Windows
8 7 (15.91%) IBM
8 7 (15.91%) Android
8 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (15.91%) SDLC
8 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
9 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
9 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (13.64%) Ansible
9 6 (13.64%) OO
9 6 (13.64%) Python
9 6 (13.64%) HTML
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle
10 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.36%) Web Services
10 5 (11.36%) XML
10 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 3 (6.82%) nginx
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.82%) GitHub
3 3 (6.82%) PaaS
4 2 (4.55%) OpenShift
4 2 (4.55%) SaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.27%) IaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Network Security
2 4 (9.09%) Internet
3 3 (6.82%) HTTP
3 3 (6.82%) Intranet
3 3 (6.82%) SSL
4 2 (4.55%) DNS
4 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (4.55%) GIS
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
1 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) Ant
2 3 (6.82%) Gradle
2 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.55%) Hudson
3 2 (4.55%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) JUnit
4 1 (2.27%) Maven
4 1 (2.27%) Selenium
4 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
4 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 9 (20.45%) Banking
3 5 (11.36%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (9.09%) Financial Institution
4 4 (9.09%) Games
5 2 (4.55%) Wholesale Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Developer
2 10 (22.73%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.36%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Applications Support
5 3 (6.82%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Machine Learning Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.09%) .NET
2 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
2 6 (13.64%) HTML
3 5 (11.36%) REST
3 5 (11.36%) WCF
3 5 (11.36%) Web Services
3 5 (11.36%) XML
4 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.09%) CSS
4 4 (9.09%) EDI
4 4 (9.09%) EDIFACT
4 4 (9.09%) RESTful
4 4 (9.09%) XSLT
5 3 (6.82%) .NET Framework
5 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (6.82%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) Java EE
5 3 (6.82%) Lucene
5 3 (6.82%) PhoneGap
5 3 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Contactless
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Android
2 7 (15.91%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.55%) CentOS
4 2 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 8 (18.18%) TDD
4 7 (15.91%) Scrum
4 7 (15.91%) SDLC
5 6 (13.64%) OO
6 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.36%) Open Source
6 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.09%) Cryptography
7 4 (9.09%) ITIL
7 4 (9.09%) Kanban
7 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.09%) MVC
7 4 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (6.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (50.00%) Java
2 12 (27.27%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (13.64%) Python
5 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
6 4 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.09%) C
6 4 (9.09%) C++
6 4 (9.09%) PHP
7 3 (6.82%) Perl
7 3 (6.82%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Ansible
1 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (11.36%) Puppet
3 3 (6.82%) Salt
4 1 (2.27%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) IBM
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
3 5 (11.36%) Google
4 4 (9.09%) IBM Sterling
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.27%) Pega
6 1 (2.27%) Sun
6 1 (2.27%) Talend
6 1 (2.27%) Veeam
6 1 (2.27%) VMware
Crewe
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £1 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum + 36 days holiday, Flexitime
Posted: 2 days ago
Nantwich, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
Huxley
Posted: 20 days ago