Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 74 49
Rank change year-on-year +39 -25 +40
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 33 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.03% 1.48% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 1.63% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 24
Devon median annual salary £38,469 £38,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% -27.62% -4.55%
10th Percentile £27,600 £26,953 £33,750
90th Percentile £45,725 £48,750 £72,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -4.51%

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 477 612 548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.20% 90.67% 86.16%
Number of salaries quoted 354 550 495
Devon median annual salary £38,469 £36,742 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.70% +4.98% -
10th Percentile £24,000 £24,363 £23,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,377 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Devon

DevOps
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Devon

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Devon over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Devon

DevOps
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Devon region over the 6 months to 16 July 2018. 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
Plymouth +16 21 £41,000 +7.89%
Exeter +29 12 £37,088 +5.97% 4
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 Devon region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (75.76%) Git (software)
3 24 (72.73%) Docker
3 24 (72.73%) Linux
4 23 (69.70%) Ansible
4 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
5 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (66.67%) MySQL
5 22 (66.67%) VMware
5 22 (66.67%) Kubernetes
5 22 (66.67%) Terraform
6 21 (63.64%) Configuration Management
6 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (63.64%) Puppet
6 21 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (60.61%) Kibana
7 20 (60.61%) OpenStack
7 20 (60.61%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (60.61%) Nagios
7 20 (60.61%) Middleware
7 20 (60.61%) Web Services
8 16 (48.48%) Open Source
9 15 (45.45%) Redis
9 15 (45.45%) nginx
10 14 (42.42%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (39.39%) GoCD
11 13 (39.39%) Apache Solr
11 13 (39.39%) KVM
11 13 (39.39%) Apache
12 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 20 (60.61%) OpenStack
2 15 (45.45%) nginx
3 13 (39.39%) Apache
3 13 (39.39%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.03%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (27.27%) SaaS
4 8 (24.24%) IaaS
4 8 (24.24%) PaaS
5 7 (21.21%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (6.06%) Amazon S3
6 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) SMS
2 1 (3.03%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (66.67%) MySQL
2 20 (60.61%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (45.45%) Redis
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 25 (75.76%) Git (software)
2 23 (69.70%) Jenkins
3 13 (39.39%) GoCD
4 3 (9.09%) JIRA
4 3 (9.09%) Vagrant
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
6 1 (3.03%) Maven
6 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 9 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Games
3 1 (3.03%) Advertising
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (63.64%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 7 (21.21%) Senior DevOps
4 6 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer in Test
5 2 (6.06%) Games Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
5 2 (6.06%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Website Developer
6 1 (3.03%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) Middleware
1 20 (60.61%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) XML
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) jQuery
4 3 (9.09%) JSON
4 3 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (9.09%) SOAP
4 3 (9.09%) XSLT
5 2 (6.06%) Alternative PHP Cache
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 2 (6.06%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (6.06%) Node.js
5 2 (6.06%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.03%) Celery
6 1 (3.03%) Django
6 1 (3.03%) LDAP
6 1 (3.03%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) Xbox
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.03%) VMS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (63.64%) Configuration Management
4 16 (48.48%) Open Source
5 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 7 (21.21%) Scrum
7 5 (15.15%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (12.12%) RAD
9 3 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 3 (9.09%) Test Management
9 3 (9.09%) Waterfall
10 2 (6.06%) Line Management
10 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
10 2 (6.06%) Web Development
11 1 (3.03%) Data Transformation
11 1 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
11 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) PHP
2 3 (9.09%) Ruby
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) Python
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) Docker
2 21 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (39.39%) KVM
4 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (69.70%) Ansible
2 22 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 22 (66.67%) Terraform
3 21 (63.64%) Opscode Chef
3 21 (63.64%) Puppet
4 20 (60.61%) Kibana
4 20 (60.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (21.21%) Google
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat