Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 44 85
Rank change year-on-year +24 +41 +106
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 804 614 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.90% 5.25% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 5.87% 3.63%
Number of salaries quoted 746 559 506
City of London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £43,125
90th Percentile £103,125 £86,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +8.70%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9170 10468 15412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 90.12% 89.47% 89.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8280 9535 13350
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in the City of London

DevOps
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for DevOps in the City of London

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in the City of London

DevOps
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £85,000 -
DevOps
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 381 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
2 284 (35.32%) Amazon AWS
3 282 (35.07%) Linux
4 268 (33.33%) Java
5 230 (28.61%) Continuous Integration
6 224 (27.86%) Finance
7 223 (27.74%) Docker
8 213 (26.49%) Puppet
9 209 (26.00%) Python
10 202 (25.12%) Ansible
11 162 (20.15%) Microsoft Azure
12 148 (18.41%) Microservices
13 143 (17.79%) .NET
14 142 (17.66%) TDD
14 142 (17.66%) Jenkins
15 141 (17.54%) Windows
16 133 (16.54%) SQL
17 128 (15.92%) Ruby
18 126 (15.67%) Opscode Chef
19 125 (15.55%) Microsoft
20 120 (14.93%) Git (software)
21 111 (13.81%) Continuous Delivery
22 105 (13.06%) SQL Server
22 105 (13.06%) Software Engineering
23 103 (12.81%) Configuration Management
24 102 (12.69%) Test Automation
25 100 (12.44%) Banking
26 98 (12.19%) Terraform
27 94 (11.69%) Scrum
28 93 (11.57%) Bash Shell

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 52 (6.47%) Apache
2 44 (5.47%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (5.10%) Confluence
4 37 (4.60%) IIS
5 35 (4.35%) SharePoint
6 31 (3.86%) Tomcat
7 29 (3.61%) OpenStack
8 28 (3.48%) Apache Spark
9 25 (3.11%) JBoss
9 25 (3.11%) nginx
10 15 (1.87%) BizTalk Server
10 15 (1.87%) CMS
11 14 (1.74%) Anypoint
12 10 (1.24%) Apache Airflow
13 9 (1.12%) WebLogic
14 8 (1.00%) Apache Solr
15 7 (0.87%) Jetty
15 7 (0.87%) WordPress
16 6 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
16 6 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 32 (3.98%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (1.99%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.25%) HipChat
5 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.62%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.50%) R3 Corda
4 3 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.37%) Workday HCM
5 2 (0.25%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 284 (35.32%) Amazon AWS
2 162 (20.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (5.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 42 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
4 42 (5.22%) IaaS
5 39 (4.85%) PaaS
6 37 (4.60%) Google Cloud Platform
7 35 (4.35%) GitHub
8 33 (4.10%) Office 365
9 32 (3.98%) SaaS
10 30 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
11 28 (3.48%) Amazon S3
12 25 (3.11%) Cloud Computing
13 23 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
13 23 (2.86%) Serverless
14 22 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 18 (2.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 16 (1.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 12 (1.49%) Amazon Kinesis
17 12 (1.49%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 52 (6.47%) Firewall
2 36 (4.48%) VPN
3 34 (4.23%) DNS
4 26 (3.23%) DHCP
5 25 (3.11%) WAN
6 20 (2.49%) DMZ
7 16 (1.99%) Internet
8 14 (1.74%) TCP/IP
9 10 (1.24%) Network Security
10 9 (1.12%) LDAP
11 8 (1.00%) Kerberos
11 8 (1.00%) Skype
12 7 (0.87%) VLAN
13 6 (0.75%) HTTP
13 6 (0.75%) SSL
13 6 (0.75%) Wireshark
14 5 (0.62%) Ethernet
15 4 (0.50%) Intranet
15 4 (0.50%) IPv4
15 4 (0.50%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (13.06%) SQL Server
2 85 (10.57%) MySQL
3 68 (8.46%) NoSQL
4 60 (7.46%) Big Data
5 42 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 41 (5.10%) Blockchain
7 39 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 27 (3.36%) Redis
10 26 (3.23%) Relational Database
11 23 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
11 23 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
12 22 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
13 19 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 17 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
15 17 (2.11%) Crystal Reports
16 15 (1.87%) Hadoop
17 14 (1.74%) DTS
17 14 (1.74%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 142 (17.66%) Jenkins
2 120 (14.93%) Git (software)
3 72 (8.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 70 (8.71%) TeamCity
5 67 (8.33%) JIRA
6 50 (6.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 40 (4.98%) Maven
8 32 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (2.61%) Subversion
10 20 (2.49%) Gradle
11 18 (2.24%) Selenium
12 16 (1.99%) Sonatype Nexus
13 15 (1.87%) MSBuild
14 14 (1.74%) Vagrant
15 13 (1.62%) Visual Studio
16 12 (1.49%) Bitbucket
16 12 (1.49%) NuGet
17 10 (1.24%) Mocha
18 9 (1.12%) GitLab
19 8 (1.00%) Bower
General
1 224 (27.86%) Finance
2 100 (12.44%) Banking
3 39 (4.85%) Games
4 27 (3.36%) Front Office
5 26 (3.23%) Retail
6 20 (2.49%) Law
6 20 (2.49%) Marketing
7 18 (2.24%) Publishing
8 17 (2.11%) Financial Institution
9 15 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 10 (1.24%) Advertising
11 8 (1.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.75%) Back Office
12 6 (0.75%) Legal
13 1 (0.12%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.12%) French Language
13 1 (0.12%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 234 (29.10%) DevOps Engineer
2 185 (23.01%) Developer
3 93 (11.57%) Java Developer
4 61 (7.59%) Architect
5 46 (5.72%) Cloud Engineer
6 44 (5.47%) Senior DevOps
7 43 (5.35%) Lead Developer
8 41 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
9 39 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 38 (4.73%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 37 (4.60%) Analyst
11 37 (4.60%) Senior Developer
12 35 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
13 34 (4.23%) Lead DevOps
13 34 (4.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 32 (3.98%) Associate Director
14 32 (3.98%) AWS DevOps
15 31 (3.86%) Azure DevOps
16 30 (3.73%) AWS Engineer
17 29 (3.61%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (17.79%) .NET
2 83 (10.32%) REST
3 77 (9.58%) Web Services
4 55 (6.84%) Node.js
5 45 (5.60%) Spring
6 43 (5.35%) CSS
7 38 (4.73%) AngularJS
7 38 (4.73%) HTML
7 38 (4.73%) React
8 35 (4.35%) JMS
8 35 (4.35%) Ruby on Rails
9 32 (3.98%) ASP.NET
9 32 (3.98%) Elastic Stack
10 31 (3.86%) RESTful
11 29 (3.61%) Kafka
12 23 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (2.86%) HTML5
12 23 (2.86%) LAMP
13 20 (2.49%) Apache Camel
13 20 (2.49%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 84 (10.45%) Fintech
2 45 (5.60%) Computer Science
3 34 (4.23%) Data Centre
4 33 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (3.86%) Greenfield Project
6 30 (3.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 27 (3.36%) User Experience
8 24 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (1.99%) Equities
9 16 (1.99%) Management Information System
9 16 (1.99%) Virtual Team
10 15 (1.87%) Mobile App
11 14 (1.74%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.37%) Data Structures
12 11 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
13 10 (1.24%) Public Cloud
14 9 (1.12%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.12%) Private Cloud
15 8 (1.00%) Algorithms
16 7 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 282 (35.07%) Linux
2 141 (17.54%) Windows
3 73 (9.08%) Unix
4 58 (7.21%) CentOS
5 55 (6.84%) Windows Server
6 37 (4.60%) Ubuntu
7 31 (3.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (1.99%) Debian
9 11 (1.37%) Solaris
10 9 (1.12%) AIX
11 7 (0.87%) Android
12 6 (0.75%) Apple iOS
13 5 (0.62%) CoreOS
14 3 (0.37%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.25%) VMS
16 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (47.39%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (28.61%) Continuous Integration
3 148 (18.41%) Microservices
4 142 (17.66%) TDD
5 111 (13.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 105 (13.06%) Software Engineering
7 103 (12.81%) Configuration Management
8 102 (12.69%) Test Automation
9 94 (11.69%) Scrum
10 65 (8.08%) BDD
11 58 (7.21%) SDLC
12 56 (6.97%) Project Management
13 52 (6.47%) Mentoring
14 49 (6.09%) E-Commerce
14 49 (6.09%) OO
15 47 (5.85%) Multithreading
16 46 (5.72%) Migration
17 45 (5.60%) Software Delivery
18 42 (5.22%) Open Source
19 40 (4.98%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 268 (33.33%) Java
2 209 (26.00%) Python
3 133 (16.54%) SQL
4 128 (15.92%) Ruby
5 93 (11.57%) Bash Shell
6 84 (10.45%) C#
7 80 (9.95%) PowerShell
8 78 (9.70%) JavaScript
9 71 (8.83%) Perl
10 51 (6.34%) PHP
11 37 (4.60%) Shell Script
12 34 (4.23%) T-SQL
13 33 (4.10%) Go
14 27 (3.36%) Scala
15 23 (2.86%) C++
16 20 (2.49%) VB
17 13 (1.62%) TypeScript
18 10 (1.24%) PHP 7
19 8 (1.00%) PHP 5
19 8 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 90 (11.19%) Degree
2 19 (2.36%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.62%) MCSE
4 5 (0.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.50%) CCA
5 4 (0.50%) CCIE
5 4 (0.50%) CCNP
5 4 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (0.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (0.37%) Check Point Certification
6 3 (0.37%) MCSA
6 3 (0.37%) PhD
6 3 (0.37%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.25%) CISSP
7 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.25%) MCTS
8 1 (0.12%) CISA
8 1 (0.12%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (10.07%) QA
2 5 (0.62%) COBIT
2 5 (0.62%) PMO
2 5 (0.62%) SLA
3 4 (0.50%) GCP
4 3 (0.37%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 223 (27.74%) Docker
2 48 (5.97%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.37%) Hyper-V
4 11 (1.37%) LXC
5 7 (0.87%) VMware NSX
5 7 (0.87%) Xen
6 6 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.62%) Varnish
7 5 (0.62%) vSphere
7 5 (0.62%) XenServer
8 4 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.50%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.50%) XenApp
9 3 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.25%) iptables
11 1 (0.12%) Ceph
11 1 (0.12%) Kamailio
11 1 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 213 (26.49%) Puppet
2 202 (25.12%) Ansible
3 126 (15.67%) Opscode Chef
4 98 (12.19%) Terraform
5 89 (11.07%) Kubernetes
6 36 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
7 30 (3.73%) Nagios
8 16 (1.99%) Grafana
9 14 (1.74%) Salt
10 12 (1.49%) Mesos
11 11 (1.37%) Kibana
11 11 (1.37%) Packer
11 11 (1.37%) SCCM
11 11 (1.37%) ZABBIX
12 10 (1.24%) vRealize
13 9 (1.12%) SCOM
14 7 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
14 7 (0.87%) HAProxy
15 6 (0.75%) Cacti
15 6 (0.75%) logstash
Vendors
1 125 (15.55%) Microsoft
2 53 (6.59%) VMware
3 49 (6.09%) Splunk
4 45 (5.60%) Red Hat
5 36 (4.48%) Google
6 30 (3.73%) IBM
7 28 (3.48%) Oracle
8 25 (3.11%) Cisco
9 24 (2.99%) TIBCO
10 22 (2.74%) New Relic
11 21 (2.61%) Citrix
12 16 (1.99%) StreamBase
13 14 (1.74%) Sybase
13 14 (1.74%) webMethods
14 12 (1.49%) ServiceNow
15 10 (1.24%) Atlassian
16 9 (1.12%) Rackspace
16 9 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
17 8 (1.00%) PagerDuty
18 7 (0.87%) Juniper