Period
to 16 July 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 152 129 200
Rank change year-on-year -23 +71 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 51 110 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.25% 2.14% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.19% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 33 86 27
East Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +13.51%
10th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £64,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3,947 5,027 5,445
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.57% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,110 4,216 4,455
East Midlands median annual salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +5.26% -

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 16 July 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in the East Midlands

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Nottinghamshire -18 28 £65,000 +26.83% 8
Leicestershire -13 12 £45,000 -2.17%
Northamptonshire +26 5 £57,500 +9.52%
Derbyshire +2 5 £42,500 -22.73% 1
DevOps Engineer
England

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 51 (100.00%) DevOps
2 32 (62.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (56.86%) Python
4 28 (54.90%) PowerShell
5 27 (52.94%) Linux
6 26 (50.98%) Windows
6 26 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
7 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
8 23 (45.10%) Bash Shell
9 22 (43.14%) Docker
10 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (37.25%) Test Automation
11 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
12 18 (35.29%) Terraform
13 17 (33.33%) Puppet
14 16 (31.37%) Ansible
15 14 (27.45%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (25.49%) AWS CloudFormation
16 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
17 12 (23.53%) C#
17 12 (23.53%) Java
17 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
18 11 (21.57%) Deployment Automation
18 11 (21.57%) Selenium
18 11 (21.57%) .NET
18 11 (21.57%) Finance
19 10 (19.61%) Degree
19 10 (19.61%) IIS
19 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 10 (19.61%) IIS
2 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (3.92%) Confluence
4 2 (3.92%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.96%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 32 (62.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (50.98%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (25.49%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (15.69%) AWS Lambda
4 8 (15.69%) IaaS
4 8 (15.69%) PaaS
4 8 (15.69%) Serverless
5 7 (13.73%) GitHub
5 7 (13.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 6 (11.76%) AWS CodePipeline
7 5 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (5.88%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (5.88%) SaaS
9 2 (3.92%) Datadog
9 2 (3.92%) NuGet
10 1 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (1.96%) Amazon Glacier
10 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
2 2 (3.92%) SAN
2 2 (3.92%) SSL
3 1 (1.96%) FTP
3 1 (1.96%) SMTP
3 1 (1.96%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2017
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.80%) MySQL
5 3 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.92%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.57%) Selenium
3 9 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 9 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (15.69%) Bitbucket
5 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
6 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
6 5 (9.80%) Subversion
6 5 (9.80%) TeamCity
7 4 (7.84%) JIRA
8 2 (3.92%) Bazaar
8 2 (3.92%) GitLab
8 2 (3.92%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.92%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.92%) Travis CI
8 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
9 1 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.96%) Gerrit
9 1 (1.96%) Maven
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Electronics
2 6 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
2 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.84%) Retail
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) .NET
2 8 (15.69%) .NET Framework
2 8 (15.69%) LAMP
3 6 (11.76%) AWS Amplify
3 6 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (7.84%) Node.js
5 3 (5.88%) JSON
6 2 (3.92%) .NET Core
6 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.92%) Web Services
7 1 (1.96%) MEAN Stack
7 1 (1.96%) Software Packaging
7 1 (1.96%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Public Cloud
3 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.92%) NHS
4 2 (3.92%) Social Media
5 1 (1.96%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.96%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 26 (50.98%) Windows
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 10 (19.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon Linux
6 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (100.00%) DevOps
2 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) Test Automation
4 14 (27.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 12 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.57%) Deployment Automation
7 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
7 9 (17.65%) Configuration Management
8 8 (15.69%) Continuous Deployment
8 8 (15.69%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (15.69%) Scrum
8 8 (15.69%) SDLC
8 8 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (13.73%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (13.73%) Mentoring
10 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (11.76%) Cloud Operations
10 6 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (11.76%) Programme Management
10 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) Python
2 28 (54.90%) PowerShell
3 23 (45.10%) Bash Shell
4 12 (23.53%) C#
4 12 (23.53%) Java
5 10 (19.61%) Go
6 9 (17.65%) Perl
7 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
8 7 (13.73%) Ruby
9 2 (3.92%) PHP
10 1 (1.96%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.84%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.69%) GDPR
2 4 (7.84%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (43.14%) Docker
2 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.84%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.96%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (37.25%) Kubernetes
2 18 (35.29%) Terraform
3 17 (33.33%) Puppet
4 16 (31.37%) Ansible
5 10 (19.61%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (11.76%) SCOM
7 4 (7.84%) Nagios
8 1 (1.96%) Nessus
8 1 (1.96%) Rancher
8 1 (1.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
1 8 (15.69%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) Dynatrace
2 6 (11.76%) New Relic
2 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.76%) SAP
2 6 (11.76%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) AppDynamics
3 4 (7.84%) Splunk
4 3 (5.88%) Rackspace
5 2 (3.92%) Avaya
5 2 (3.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.92%) HP