Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £52,250 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 194 214
Rank change year-on-year +66 +20 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 106 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.07% 0.63% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.13% 0.64% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 84 27 26
East Midlands median annual salary £52,250 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.48% +13.51% -15.91%
10th Percentile £40,750 £37,500 £32,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £64,250 £61,875
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +4.35%

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 4,987 5,428 6,380
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.59% 97.26% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4,187 4,449 5,140
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 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
Nottinghamshire +48 54 £51,250 -2.38% 8
Leicestershire +21 20 £46,000 +8.24% 2
Derbyshire -6 18 £53,750 +34.38%
Northamptonshire -9 10 £52,500 -4.55% 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £35,000 -
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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.

1 106 (100.00%) DevOps
2 69 (65.09%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (64.15%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (64.15%) Linux
4 63 (59.43%) Windows
4 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (57.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 50 (47.17%) Jenkins
7 46 (43.40%) Continuous Integration
8 45 (42.45%) Docker
9 43 (40.57%) Ruby
10 41 (38.68%) C#
10 41 (38.68%) Ansible
11 40 (37.74%) Puppet
12 33 (31.13%) .NET
12 33 (31.13%) Python
13 32 (30.19%) PowerShell
14 29 (27.36%) Terraform
15 26 (24.53%) Java
16 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
16 25 (23.58%) Configuration Management
16 25 (23.58%) Software Engineering
17 24 (22.64%) Finance
17 24 (22.64%) Test Automation
18 22 (20.75%) Kubernetes
18 22 (20.75%) Shell Script
19 21 (19.81%) MySQL
19 21 (19.81%) Scrum
20 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
20 19 (17.92%) Site Reliability Engineering

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 8 (7.55%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (6.60%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.83%) IIS
4 2 (1.89%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.94%) Apache
5 1 (0.94%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.94%) CMS
5 1 (0.94%) JBoss
5 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 69 (65.09%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (57.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (8.49%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (6.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (5.66%) CloudFront
6 5 (4.72%) GitHub
7 4 (3.77%) SaaS
8 3 (2.83%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (2.83%) Serverless
9 2 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (1.89%) PaaS
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.94%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) DNS
2 6 (5.66%) BGP
2 6 (5.66%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.89%) DHCP
3 2 (1.89%) Firewall
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) Internet
3 2 (1.89%) IPsec
3 2 (1.89%) OSPF
3 2 (1.89%) SSL
3 2 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) Network Security
4 1 (0.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.81%) MySQL
2 18 (16.98%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.26%) Hadoop
4 12 (11.32%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (11.32%) NoSQL
5 11 (10.38%) MongoDB
6 7 (6.60%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (5.66%) Big Data
8 4 (3.77%) Blockchain
8 4 (3.77%) Neo4j
8 4 (3.77%) RDBMS
8 4 (3.77%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.89%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.94%) Redis
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 50 (47.17%) Jenkins
2 15 (14.15%) Octopus Deploy
3 12 (11.32%) Selenium
4 10 (9.43%) JUnit
5 9 (8.49%) IBM UrbanCode
5 9 (8.49%) SonarQube
5 9 (8.49%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
7 7 (6.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (6.60%) Maven
8 4 (3.77%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.77%) JIRA
8 4 (3.77%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.83%) Subversion
10 2 (1.89%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.89%) JMeter
10 2 (1.89%) Spinnaker
10 2 (1.89%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.94%) CA Release Automation
11 1 (0.94%) FishEye
General
1 24 (22.64%) Finance
2 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.72%) Billing
4 3 (2.83%) Banking
4 3 (2.83%) Law
4 3 (2.83%) Marketing
5 2 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.94%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (31.13%) .NET
2 18 (16.98%) ASP.NET
3 15 (14.15%) Web Services
4 11 (10.38%) AngularJS
5 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (9.43%) Kafka
6 9 (8.49%) YAML
7 8 (7.55%) Middleware
8 6 (5.66%) LDAP
8 6 (5.66%) Node.js
9 5 (4.72%) .NET Core
9 5 (4.72%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.72%) jQuery
10 4 (3.77%) RESTful
11 3 (2.83%) boto
11 3 (2.83%) JSON
11 3 (2.83%) Spring
12 1 (0.94%) WCF
12 1 (0.94%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (10.38%) Algorithms
3 11 (10.38%) Data Structures
4 10 (9.43%) Data Centre
5 8 (7.55%) Public Cloud
6 6 (5.66%) Greenfield Project
7 5 (4.72%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.89%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.94%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.94%) Fintech
9 1 (0.94%) Life Science
9 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 68 (64.15%) Linux
2 63 (59.43%) Windows
3 17 (16.04%) CentOS
4 14 (13.21%) Windows Server
5 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.43%) Debian
7 5 (4.72%) Unix
8 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (100.00%) DevOps
2 63 (59.43%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (43.40%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (23.58%) Configuration Management
4 25 (23.58%) Software Engineering
5 24 (22.64%) Test Automation
6 21 (19.81%) Scrum
7 19 (17.92%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 17 (16.04%) Open Source
9 16 (15.09%) SDLC
10 15 (14.15%) TDD
11 14 (13.21%) BDD
11 14 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (12.26%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (11.32%) Performance Monitoring
14 11 (10.38%) Release Management
15 10 (9.43%) Compliance Management
15 10 (9.43%) MVC
15 10 (9.43%) OO
15 10 (9.43%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.57%) Ruby
2 41 (38.68%) C#
3 33 (31.13%) Python
4 32 (30.19%) PowerShell
5 26 (24.53%) Java
6 25 (23.58%) JavaScript
7 22 (20.75%) Shell Script
8 18 (16.98%) Bash Shell
9 14 (13.21%) PHP
10 12 (11.32%) Perl
11 7 (6.60%) SQL
12 4 (3.77%) C++
12 4 (3.77%) Go
13 1 (0.94%) Korn
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.83%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) GCP
1 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 45 (42.45%) Docker
2 10 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.94%) KVM
4 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 68 (64.15%) Opscode Chef
2 41 (38.68%) Ansible
3 40 (37.74%) Puppet
4 29 (27.36%) Terraform
5 22 (20.75%) Kubernetes
6 9 (8.49%) ZABBIX
7 7 (6.60%) Nagios
8 3 (2.83%) Cobbler
8 3 (2.83%) Rundeck
9 2 (1.89%) Ambari
10 1 (0.94%) Grafana
10 1 (0.94%) logstash
10 1 (0.94%) Packer
10 1 (0.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.38%) Red Hat
3 9 (8.49%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Oracle
4 4 (3.77%) Splunk
5 3 (2.83%) IBM
6 2 (1.89%) Google
6 2 (1.89%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.94%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.94%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco
7 1 (0.94%) New Relic
7 1 (0.94%) SAP
7 1 (0.94%) Twitter