Period
to 28 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 19 30
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11 +9
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 33 18 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 11.83% 10.23% 7.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.69% 10.98% 8.64%
Number of salaries quoted 29 33 30
Chester median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +12.82% +22.64%
10th Percentile £30,750 £39,500 £25,900
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +2.04%

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 260 164 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.19% 93.18% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 217 147 343
Chester median annual salary £40,500 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.41% -2.35% +13.33%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% - +12.50%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Chester

DevOps
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Chester

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Chester over the 6 months to 28 February 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 February 2020, 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 Chester region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 26 (78.79%) C#
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (75.76%) Azure
3 24 (72.73%) .NET
4 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
5 18 (54.55%) SQL
6 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
7 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
8 15 (45.45%) AWS
8 15 (45.45%) RESTful
9 14 (42.42%) HTML
9 14 (42.42%) CSS
9 14 (42.42%) Python
9 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
10 12 (36.36%) API Integration
10 12 (36.36%) MCSD
10 12 (36.36%) VMS
10 12 (36.36%) PHP
10 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (36.36%) Sitecore
10 12 (36.36%) Process Improvement
11 7 (21.21%) .NET Core
12 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (18.18%) Degree
12 6 (18.18%) MVC
12 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
13 5 (15.15%) TDD
13 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
13 5 (15.15%) Microservices
14 4 (12.12%) Mobile App

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Airflow
1 1 (3.03%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 25 (75.76%) Azure
2 15 (45.45%) AWS
3 2 (6.06%) Kong
3 2 (6.06%) PaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Azure Functions
4 1 (3.03%) GCP
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Office 365
4 1 (3.03%) SaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) DNS
1 2 (6.06%) Firewall
1 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.03%) DHCP
2 1 (3.03%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) LAN
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VoIP
2 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.03%) BigQuery
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Spanner
4 1 (3.03%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.06%) IntelliJ
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Spinnaker
3 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) .NET Development Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Agile .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Agile Development Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Development Manager
3 6 (18.18%) Digital Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Lead .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Lead Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Agile Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Site Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) .NET
2 15 (45.45%) RESTful
3 14 (42.42%) CSS
3 14 (42.42%) HTML
4 7 (21.21%) .NET Core
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.12%) jQuery
6 4 (12.12%) Node.js
7 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (9.09%) React
7 3 (9.09%) Redux
8 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.06%) Dropwizard
8 2 (6.06%) Spring
8 2 (6.06%) Spring Boot
8 2 (6.06%) Web Services
9 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 1 (3.03%) LDAP
9 1 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.06%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Animation
3 1 (3.03%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) VMS
2 3 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Mentoring
3 12 (36.36%) API Integration
3 12 (36.36%) Process Improvement
4 6 (18.18%) MVC
4 6 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (15.15%) Microservices
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
5 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
6 4 (12.12%) Front End Development
7 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.09%) OO
7 3 (9.09%) Scrum
7 3 (9.09%) SOLID
8 2 (6.06%) Automated Trading
8 2 (6.06%) BDD
8 2 (6.06%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (6.06%) Fintech
8 2 (6.06%) Personalization
8 2 (6.06%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 18 (54.55%) SQL
3 17 (51.52%) JavaScript
4 14 (42.42%) Python
5 12 (36.36%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (36.36%) MCSD
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
4 1 (3.03%) Apple
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Sophos