Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 15 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1,329 1,262 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 13.31% 11.30% 7.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.26% 12.20% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,188 1,117 747
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £51,250 £48,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £97,500 £103,000
Central London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +12.00%

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 9,321 10,344 9,489
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.38% 92.64% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8,064 9,220 8,588
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,500 £37,000 £36,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 16 November 2019.

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 16 November 2019. 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 -6 10 £65,000 +44.44% 1
DevOps
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 City of London region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 627 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 605 (45.52%) AWS
3 537 (40.41%) Azure
4 459 (34.54%) Python
5 454 (34.16%) Docker
6 423 (31.83%) Kubernetes
7 355 (26.71%) Terraform
8 338 (25.43%) Finance
9 335 (25.21%) Java
10 306 (23.02%) Linux
11 301 (22.65%) Microservices
12 267 (20.09%) JavaScript
13 261 (19.64%) SQL
14 247 (18.59%) Ansible
15 223 (16.78%) Microsoft
16 222 (16.70%) C#
17 219 (16.48%) GCP
18 215 (16.18%) .NET
19 191 (14.37%) Jenkins
20 187 (14.07%) Scrum
21 178 (13.39%) Infrastructure as Code
22 173 (13.02%) React
23 167 (12.57%) Fintech
24 162 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
25 158 (11.89%) Bash Shell
26 143 (10.76%) Git (software)
26 143 (10.76%) TDD
27 142 (10.68%) Puppet
28 133 (10.01%) Test Automation
29 132 (9.93%) CSS

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 62 (4.67%) Apache Spark
2 39 (2.93%) Confluence
3 34 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
4 21 (1.58%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.35%) OpenStack
6 17 (1.28%) Tomcat
7 16 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
8 14 (1.05%) Apache
9 11 (0.83%) Headless CMS
10 8 (0.60%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.60%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
11 7 (0.53%) IIS
11 7 (0.53%) JBoss
12 6 (0.45%) CMS
12 6 (0.45%) EPiServer
13 5 (0.38%) Luigi
13 5 (0.38%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.30%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.30%) R3 Corda
3 2 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.075%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.075%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 605 (45.52%) AWS
2 537 (40.41%) Azure
3 219 (16.48%) GCP
4 82 (6.17%) IaaS
4 82 (6.17%) SaaS
5 77 (5.79%) Serverless
6 71 (5.34%) AWS CloudFormation
7 60 (4.51%) PaaS
8 47 (3.54%) AWS Lambda
9 45 (3.39%) Power Platform
10 44 (3.31%) GitHub
11 29 (2.18%) Azure Data Factory
12 28 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
13 26 (1.96%) Amazon ECS
14 22 (1.66%) Datadog
15 21 (1.58%) Amazon S3
16 20 (1.50%) Office 365
17 18 (1.35%) OpenShift
17 18 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 17 (1.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.86%) Firewall
2 26 (1.96%) TCP/IP
3 25 (1.88%) DNS
4 22 (1.66%) Internet
5 14 (1.05%) Network Security
6 13 (0.98%) DHCP
7 11 (0.83%) VPN
8 10 (0.75%) HTTP
9 7 (0.53%) Software-Defined Networking
10 6 (0.45%) Skype
10 6 (0.45%) WAN
11 5 (0.38%) SSL
12 4 (0.30%) SAN
12 4 (0.30%) Wireless
13 3 (0.23%) BGP
13 3 (0.23%) DSL
13 3 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
13 3 (0.23%) iSCSI
13 3 (0.23%) SNA
13 3 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 116 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 92 (6.92%) Big Data
3 79 (5.94%) PostgreSQL
4 75 (5.64%) NoSQL
5 63 (4.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 53 (3.99%) MySQL
7 51 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
8 50 (3.76%) Hadoop
9 48 (3.61%) Relational Database
10 45 (3.39%) Power BI
11 44 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (2.93%) MongoDB
12 39 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 37 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 30 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 29 (2.18%) Data Lake
16 28 (2.11%) Apache Cassandra
17 25 (1.88%) Blockchain
18 22 (1.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 16 (1.20%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 191 (14.37%) Jenkins
2 143 (10.76%) Git (software)
3 80 (6.02%) JIRA
4 51 (3.84%) TeamCity
5 46 (3.46%) Maven
6 42 (3.16%) Visual Studio Team System
7 37 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 37 (2.78%) Selenium
8 34 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 34 (2.56%) GitLab
8 34 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 28 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
10 24 (1.81%) Visual Studio
11 21 (1.58%) Gradle
12 18 (1.35%) JUnit
13 17 (1.28%) Cucumber
13 17 (1.28%) Vagrant
14 15 (1.13%) CircleCI
14 15 (1.13%) Mockito
15 14 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 338 (25.43%) Finance
2 99 (7.45%) Banking
3 50 (3.76%) Law
4 47 (3.54%) Retail
5 32 (2.41%) Marketing
6 25 (1.88%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.66%) Advertising
7 22 (1.66%) Games
8 13 (0.98%) Public Sector
9 11 (0.83%) Manufacturing
10 10 (0.75%) Front Office
11 7 (0.53%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.53%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.45%) Back Office
12 6 (0.45%) Publishing
13 5 (0.38%) Electronics
13 5 (0.38%) Legal
13 5 (0.38%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.23%) Billing
14 3 (0.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 391 (29.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 325 (24.45%) Developer
3 149 (11.21%) AWS DevOps
4 145 (10.91%) AWS Engineer
5 126 (9.48%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 99 (7.45%) Senior DevOps
7 93 (7.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 81 (6.09%) Python Engineer
8 81 (6.09%) Senior Developer
9 80 (6.02%) Java Developer
10 71 (5.34%) Azure DevOps
11 70 (5.27%) Azure Engineer
12 67 (5.04%) Architect
13 66 (4.97%) C# Developer
13 66 (4.97%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 65 (4.89%) Cloud Engineer
15 59 (4.44%) Linux Engineer
16 57 (4.29%) .NET Developer
16 57 (4.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
17 54 (4.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (16.18%) .NET
2 173 (13.02%) React
3 132 (9.93%) CSS
4 106 (7.98%) HTML
4 106 (7.98%) Node.js
5 101 (7.60%) Web Services
6 91 (6.85%) .NET Core
7 87 (6.55%) REST
8 78 (5.87%) ASP.NET
9 75 (5.64%) AngularJS
10 70 (5.27%) Kafka
11 65 (4.89%) RESTful
12 64 (4.82%) .NET Framework
13 63 (4.74%) HTML5
14 62 (4.67%) jQuery
15 61 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 59 (4.44%) Spring
17 46 (3.46%) RabbitMQ
17 46 (3.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 42 (3.16%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 122 (9.18%) Greenfield Project
2 87 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (5.27%) Data Centre
4 63 (4.74%) Public Cloud
5 44 (3.31%) User Experience
6 42 (3.16%) Cloud Native
7 41 (3.09%) Mobile App
8 31 (2.33%) Algorithms
8 31 (2.33%) Data Structures
9 29 (2.18%) Linux Command Line
10 26 (1.96%) N-Tier
11 24 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
12 22 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
13 21 (1.58%) Video\Live Streaming
14 20 (1.50%) Management Information System
15 19 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
15 19 (1.43%) Virtual Team
16 17 (1.28%) Reinsurance
17 15 (1.13%) Blog
18 14 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 306 (23.02%) Linux
2 102 (7.67%) Windows
3 82 (6.17%) Unix
4 40 (3.01%) Windows Server
5 21 (1.58%) Android
6 17 (1.28%) Apple iOS
7 16 (1.20%) CentOS
7 16 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (0.90%) Ubuntu
10 8 (0.60%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.53%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (0.30%) Debian
12 4 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.075%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.075%) Solaris
14 1 (0.075%) VMS
14 1 (0.075%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 627 (47.18%) Agile Software Development
2 301 (22.65%) Microservices
3 187 (14.07%) Scrum
4 178 (13.39%) Infrastructure as Code
5 167 (12.57%) Fintech
6 162 (12.19%) Continuous Integration
7 143 (10.76%) TDD
8 133 (10.01%) Test Automation
9 126 (9.48%) Software Engineering
10 125 (9.41%) Analytics
11 118 (8.88%) Open Source
12 116 (8.73%) Problem-Solving
13 113 (8.50%) Configuration Management
14 106 (7.98%) MVC
15 102 (7.67%) Machine Learning
16 95 (7.15%) OO
17 90 (6.77%) Data Science
18 87 (6.55%) Deployment Automation
19 85 (6.40%) Migration
20 83 (6.25%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 459 (34.54%) Python
2 335 (25.21%) Java
3 267 (20.09%) JavaScript
4 261 (19.64%) SQL
5 222 (16.70%) C#
6 158 (11.89%) Bash Shell
7 123 (9.26%) PowerShell
8 69 (5.19%) Ruby
9 61 (4.59%) Scala
10 57 (4.29%) Java 8
11 56 (4.21%) Go
12 50 (3.76%) TypeScript
13 47 (3.54%) C++
14 35 (2.63%) PHP
14 35 (2.63%) T-SQL
15 28 (2.11%) Kotlin
16 27 (2.03%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 24 (1.81%) C
17 24 (1.81%) ES6
18 21 (1.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 75 (5.64%) Degree
2 30 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 22 (1.66%) Master's Degree
4 19 (1.43%) PhD
5 10 (0.75%) PMP
6 9 (0.68%) ISTQB
6 9 (0.68%) PMI Certification
7 8 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.60%) ISEB
8 7 (0.53%) CISSP
9 6 (0.45%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.38%) Security Cleared
11 4 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.30%) RHCE
11 4 (0.30%) RHCSA
12 3 (0.23%) CISM
12 3 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
13 2 (0.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 2 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (3.54%) QA
2 35 (2.63%) SLA
3 10 (0.75%) NIST
4 8 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.45%) GDPR
7 5 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 4 (0.30%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.075%) PMO
9 1 (0.075%) PSD2
System Software
1 454 (34.16%) Docker
2 50 (3.76%) Hyper-V
3 47 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 33 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (1.28%) vSphere
6 10 (0.75%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (0.68%) Xen
7 9 (0.68%) XenApp
8 7 (0.53%) KVM
9 6 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.30%) Ceph
10 4 (0.30%) Gluster
10 4 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.30%) VMware NSX
11 3 (0.23%) LXC
11 3 (0.23%) OpenAM
11 3 (0.23%) OpenDJ
11 3 (0.23%) OpenIDM
11 3 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.15%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 423 (31.83%) Kubernetes
2 355 (26.71%) Terraform
3 247 (18.59%) Ansible
4 142 (10.68%) Puppet
5 106 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (2.18%) Packer
7 27 (2.03%) Prometheus
8 25 (1.88%) Salt
9 21 (1.58%) Consul
10 20 (1.50%) Grafana
11 15 (1.13%) Kibana
12 11 (0.83%) Nagios
12 11 (0.83%) Rancher
13 10 (0.75%) Mesos
14 9 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
15 8 (0.60%) Control-M
15 8 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
16 7 (0.53%) Graphite
16 7 (0.53%) HP ALM
16 7 (0.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 223 (16.78%) Microsoft
2 120 (9.03%) Google
3 61 (4.59%) VMware
4 32 (2.41%) Oracle
5 26 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 25 (1.88%) Databricks
7 22 (1.66%) Citrix
8 16 (1.20%) Splunk
9 15 (1.13%) Atlassian
10 12 (0.90%) Nintex
11 11 (0.83%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (0.75%) New Relic
12 10 (0.75%) SAP
13 9 (0.68%) AppDynamics
13 9 (0.68%) Cisco
14 8 (0.60%) Veeam
15 7 (0.53%) HP
16 6 (0.45%) Ab Initio
16 6 (0.45%) IBM
17 5 (0.38%) TIBCO