Period
to

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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 9 5 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +7 0
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1,218 1,078 977
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 16.48% 21.37% 13.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.38% 22.38% 14.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,071 1,001 839
10th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £52,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
75th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £92,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £111,250 £107,750
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%

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 7,010 4,817 6,721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.87% 95.48% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,619 4,313 5,889
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Moorgate - 9 £95,000 -
London Bridge -6 6 £85,000 +25.93%
DevOps
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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.

1 548 (44.99%) Azure
2 536 (44.01%) Agile
3 510 (41.87%) CI/CD
4 483 (39.66%) AWS
5 398 (32.68%) Kubernetes
6 395 (32.43%) Python
7 369 (30.30%) Docker
7 369 (30.30%) Terraform
8 330 (27.09%) Infrastructure as Code
9 321 (26.35%) Java
10 296 (24.30%) Finance
11 216 (17.73%) SQL
12 202 (16.58%) C#
13 192 (15.76%) JavaScript
14 191 (15.68%) Linux
15 190 (15.60%) Jenkins
15 190 (15.60%) GCP
15 190 (15.60%) Social Skills
16 174 (14.29%) Scrum
17 172 (14.12%) Microservices
18 162 (13.30%) Test Automation
19 157 (12.89%) .NET
20 155 (12.73%) Git (software)
21 145 (11.90%) Microsoft
22 138 (11.33%) SQL Server
22 138 (11.33%) Software Engineering
23 136 (11.17%) Fintech
24 128 (10.51%) Bash
25 125 (10.26%) JIRA
26 123 (10.10%) SDLC

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 50 (4.11%) CMS
2 43 (3.53%) Confluence
3 39 (3.20%) Apache
4 29 (2.38%) SharePoint
5 26 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 26 (2.13%) WordPress
6 24 (1.97%) IIS
7 16 (1.31%) Apache Spark
8 12 (0.99%) Drupal
8 12 (0.99%) Headless CMS
9 11 (0.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 11 (0.90%) SAS
10 8 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.57%) JBoss
12 5 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
13 4 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
14 3 (0.25%) nginx
15 2 (0.16%) Apache Pig
15 2 (0.16%) Mendix
16 1 (0.082%) Appian
Applications
1 9 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.33%) Maple
2 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.082%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.16%) Summit
3 2 (0.16%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.082%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.082%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 548 (44.99%) Azure
2 483 (39.66%) AWS
3 190 (15.60%) GCP
4 122 (10.02%) AWS CloudFormation
5 112 (9.20%) Serverless
6 74 (6.08%) Power Platform
7 72 (5.91%) SaaS
8 61 (5.01%) PaaS
9 50 (4.11%) GitHub
10 35 (2.87%) AWS Lambda
11 32 (2.63%) IaaS
12 31 (2.55%) Microsoft 365
13 28 (2.30%) Azure Data Factory
13 28 (2.30%) npm
14 27 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 26 (2.13%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 20 (1.64%) Amazon ECS
16 20 (1.64%) Amazon S3
17 19 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
17 19 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.71%) Network Security
2 16 (1.31%) Firewall
3 10 (0.82%) DNS
4 7 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (0.49%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.41%) SSL
6 5 (0.41%) WAN
7 3 (0.25%) FTP
7 3 (0.25%) SMTP
7 3 (0.25%) VPN
8 2 (0.16%) DHCP
8 2 (0.16%) HTTP
8 2 (0.16%) Internet
8 2 (0.16%) LAN
8 2 (0.16%) NGFW
8 2 (0.16%) NGN
8 2 (0.16%) SSH
8 2 (0.16%) WLAN
9 1 (0.082%) Junos
9 1 (0.082%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 71 (5.83%) Data Warehouse
3 67 (5.50%) NoSQL
4 62 (5.09%) Power BI
5 50 (4.11%) Big Data
6 49 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (3.86%) Data Lake
8 44 (3.61%) MySQL
8 44 (3.61%) Relational Database
9 38 (3.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 30 (2.46%) MongoDB
12 25 (2.05%) Azure SQL Database
13 22 (1.81%) Tableau
14 21 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
14 21 (1.72%) Hadoop
15 20 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 20 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
16 18 (1.48%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 190 (15.60%) Jenkins
2 155 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 125 (10.26%) JIRA
4 62 (5.09%) TeamCity
5 50 (4.11%) Selenium
6 47 (3.86%) Octopus Deploy
7 42 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 40 (3.28%) Postman
8 40 (3.28%) SonarQube
9 34 (2.79%) SpecFlow
10 30 (2.46%) GitLab
11 28 (2.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 27 (2.22%) Grunt
13 26 (2.13%) Cucumber
13 26 (2.13%) gulp
14 19 (1.56%) Artifactory
14 19 (1.56%) Maven
15 16 (1.31%) CircleCI
16 14 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
17 13 (1.07%) Visual Studio
General
1 296 (24.30%) Finance
2 190 (15.60%) Social Skills
3 89 (7.31%) Retail
4 78 (6.40%) Banking
5 58 (4.76%) Advertising
5 58 (4.76%) Marketing
6 54 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
7 48 (3.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 48 (3.94%) Law
8 44 (3.61%) Presentation Skills
9 29 (2.38%) Influencing Skills
10 24 (1.97%) Public Sector
11 21 (1.72%) Tech for Good
12 16 (1.31%) Financial Institution
12 16 (1.31%) Publishing
13 15 (1.23%) Front Office
14 13 (1.07%) Legal
15 12 (0.99%) Documentation Skills
15 12 (0.99%) Games
16 11 (0.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 317 (26.03%) DevOps Engineer
2 285 (23.40%) Developer
3 89 (7.31%) Senior Developer
4 77 (6.32%) Architect
5 62 (5.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 56 (4.60%) AWS Engineer
7 55 (4.52%) Analyst
8 54 (4.43%) Azure Engineer
9 51 (4.19%) .NET Developer
10 50 (4.11%) E-Commerce Engineer
11 48 (3.94%) Java Developer
11 48 (3.94%) Senior DevOps
12 45 (3.69%) Security Engineer
13 44 (3.61%) Test Engineer
14 43 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
15 42 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 42 (3.45%) Technical Leader
16 41 (3.37%) Lead Developer
16 41 (3.37%) Site Reliability Engineer
17 40 (3.28%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (12.89%) .NET
2 113 (9.28%) React
3 86 (7.06%) AngularJS
4 80 (6.57%) HTML
5 74 (6.08%) Node.js
6 66 (5.42%) Spring
7 65 (5.34%) Kafka
8 58 (4.76%) REST
9 56 (4.60%) CSS
10 39 (3.20%) .NET Core
11 38 (3.12%) Spring Boot
12 37 (3.04%) ASP.NET
13 35 (2.87%) RESTful
13 35 (2.87%) Sass
13 35 (2.87%) XML
14 33 (2.71%) HTML5
15 28 (2.30%) Web Services
16 27 (2.22%) .NET Framework
17 26 (2.13%) LAMP
17 26 (2.13%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 66 (5.42%) Cloud Native
2 49 (4.02%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (2.63%) Cyberattack
4 30 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
4 30 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
5 26 (2.13%) Blockchain
6 25 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
7 23 (1.89%) Public Cloud
8 20 (1.64%) Algorithms
8 20 (1.64%) User Experience
9 19 (1.56%) Cybercrime
10 18 (1.48%) Data Structures
10 18 (1.48%) Equities
11 16 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 15 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
12 15 (1.23%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.15%) Data Centre
13 14 (1.15%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.15%) SWIFT
14 13 (1.07%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 191 (15.68%) Linux
2 77 (6.32%) Windows
3 21 (1.72%) Unix
4 18 (1.48%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.07%) Android
6 12 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.57%) CentOS
9 7 (0.57%) Windows 10
10 5 (0.41%) VMS
11 2 (0.16%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.082%) Alpine Linux
12 1 (0.082%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.082%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.082%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.082%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 536 (44.01%) Agile
2 510 (41.87%) CI/CD
3 330 (27.09%) Infrastructure as Code
4 174 (14.29%) Scrum
5 172 (14.12%) Microservices
6 162 (13.30%) Test Automation
7 138 (11.33%) Software Engineering
8 136 (11.17%) Fintech
9 123 (10.10%) SDLC
10 120 (9.85%) Analytics
11 100 (8.21%) TDD
12 97 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
13 94 (7.72%) Mentoring
14 92 (7.55%) Full Stack Development
15 81 (6.65%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 80 (6.57%) Data Modelling
16 80 (6.57%) E-Commerce
16 80 (6.57%) Problem-Solving
17 78 (6.40%) Business Intelligence
17 78 (6.40%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 395 (32.43%) Python
2 321 (26.35%) Java
3 216 (17.73%) SQL
4 202 (16.58%) C#
5 192 (15.76%) JavaScript
6 128 (10.51%) Bash
7 110 (9.03%) PowerShell
8 80 (6.57%) C++
9 53 (4.35%) T-SQL
10 45 (3.69%) TypeScript
11 44 (3.61%) Go
12 43 (3.53%) PHP
13 40 (3.28%) Scala
14 35 (2.87%) C
15 32 (2.63%) Ruby
16 30 (2.46%) Kotlin
17 17 (1.40%) R
18 13 (1.07%) MATLAB
19 12 (0.99%) ES6
20 11 (0.90%) Rust
Qualifications
1 74 (6.08%) Degree
2 33 (2.71%) Master's Degree
3 27 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 24 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (1.40%) AWS Certification
6 14 (1.15%) TOGAF Certification
7 9 (0.74%) SC Cleared
8 8 (0.66%) MCSE
8 8 (0.66%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.49%) MCSD
10 5 (0.41%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.33%) CISSP
12 3 (0.25%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.25%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.25%) PhD
13 2 (0.16%) CCNA
13 2 (0.16%) CSSLP
13 2 (0.16%) SANS
13 2 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (9.36%) QA
2 27 (2.22%) GDPR
3 23 (1.89%) Data Quality
4 14 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.57%) Accessibility
5 7 (0.57%) SLA
6 6 (0.49%) NIST
7 3 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.25%) EMIR
7 3 (0.25%) MiFID
7 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.16%) SOC 2
9 1 (0.082%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.082%) Solvency II
System Software
1 369 (30.30%) Docker
2 24 (1.97%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.16%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.16%) LXC
5 2 (0.16%) vSphere
6 1 (0.082%) iptables
6 1 (0.082%) KVM
6 1 (0.082%) NFS
6 1 (0.082%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 398 (32.68%) Kubernetes
2 369 (30.30%) Terraform
3 99 (8.13%) Puppet
4 91 (7.47%) Ansible
5 25 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (0.90%) Grafana
6 11 (0.90%) Prometheus
7 8 (0.66%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (0.49%) Kibana
9 5 (0.41%) CASB
10 4 (0.33%) HP Fortify
11 2 (0.16%) Control-M
11 2 (0.16%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.16%) Packer
11 2 (0.16%) Rundeck
11 2 (0.16%) Salt
12 1 (0.082%) Data Guard
12 1 (0.082%) Nagios
12 1 (0.082%) Nessus
12 1 (0.082%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 145 (11.90%) Microsoft
2 59 (4.84%) Oracle
3 53 (4.35%) Google
4 27 (2.22%) Databricks
5 22 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (1.48%) Adobe
7 16 (1.31%) Informatica
7 16 (1.31%) New Relic
8 13 (1.07%) DocuSign
8 13 (1.07%) Sybase
9 11 (0.90%) Red Hat
9 11 (0.90%) VMware
10 8 (0.66%) HP
11 7 (0.57%) ServiceNow
11 7 (0.57%) Veracode
12 6 (0.49%) Perforce
13 5 (0.41%) Atlassian
13 5 (0.41%) Checkmarx
13 5 (0.41%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.41%) Talend