Period
to 21 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 190 208
Rank change year-on-year +30 +18 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 67 32 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.40% 0.62% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.64% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 57 26 29
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.53% +11.76%
10th Percentile £38,250 £32,375 £34,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £59,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 4,669 5,013 6,362
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.29% 97.19% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3,811 4,174 5,093
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +35 24 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Derbyshire +16 18 £60,000 +50.00%
Northamptonshire -3 12 £60,000 +9.09% 6
Leicestershire -8 12 £46,000 +24.32% 5
Lincolnshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 67 (100.00%) DevOps
2 44 (65.67%) Linux
3 39 (58.21%) Opscode Chef
4 37 (55.22%) Amazon AWS
4 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (52.24%) Jenkins
6 32 (47.76%) Microsoft Azure
7 30 (44.78%) Windows
8 29 (43.28%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (38.81%) Docker
10 25 (37.31%) Puppet
11 24 (35.82%) Ruby
12 23 (34.33%) C#
12 23 (34.33%) Configuration Management
13 21 (31.34%) Ansible
14 20 (29.85%) Python
15 18 (26.87%) Java
15 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
16 17 (25.37%) Scrum
16 17 (25.37%) .NET
16 17 (25.37%) Bash Shell
17 16 (23.88%) Terraform
17 16 (23.88%) TDD
18 14 (20.90%) CentOS
18 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
18 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
18 14 (20.90%) BDD
19 13 (19.40%) Web Services
20 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
20 12 (17.91%) Open Source

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 11 (16.42%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) JBoss
3 5 (7.46%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) CloudStack
4 2 (2.99%) IIS
5 1 (1.49%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
5 1 (1.49%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 37 (55.22%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (47.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (16.42%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (14.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 9 (13.43%) CloudFront
6 3 (4.48%) GitHub
6 3 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (2.99%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.99%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.99%) IaaS
7 2 (2.99%) PaaS
7 2 (2.99%) Route 53
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.49%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.49%) SaaS
8 1 (1.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.43%) OpenLDAP
2 4 (5.97%) DNS
3 3 (4.48%) HTTP
3 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.99%) BGP
4 2 (2.99%) DHCP
4 2 (2.99%) Firewall
4 2 (2.99%) IPsec
4 2 (2.99%) SSL
5 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) LAN
5 1 (1.49%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) OSPF
5 1 (1.49%) SAN
5 1 (1.49%) SMPP
5 1 (1.49%) SMS
5 1 (1.49%) SMTP
5 1 (1.49%) tcpdump
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (14.93%) MySQL
3 8 (11.94%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (5.97%) Blockchain
5 4 (5.97%) Neo4j
5 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
6 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
6 3 (4.48%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.99%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (1.49%) Big Data
8 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.49%) DB2
8 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (52.24%) Jenkins
2 8 (11.94%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (7.46%) JUnit
3 5 (7.46%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (7.46%) Selenium
4 4 (5.97%) IBM UrbanCode
4 4 (5.97%) JIRA
4 4 (5.97%) Maven
4 4 (5.97%) SonarQube
4 4 (5.97%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.99%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.49%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (1.49%) gulp
7 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Banking
2 3 (4.48%) Law
2 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Billing
3 2 (2.99%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (25.37%) .NET
2 13 (19.40%) Web Services
3 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET
4 9 (13.43%) LDAP
5 5 (7.46%) Middleware
6 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.97%) YAML
7 3 (4.48%) JSON
7 3 (4.48%) RESTful
7 3 (4.48%) Spring
8 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 2 (2.99%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (2.99%) Kafka
9 1 (1.49%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.49%) boto
9 1 (1.49%) CSS
9 1 (1.49%) Node.js
9 1 (1.49%) Velocity
9 1 (1.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Algorithms
1 5 (7.46%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.99%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.49%) Blog
5 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (65.67%) Linux
2 30 (44.78%) Windows
3 14 (20.90%) CentOS
4 8 (11.94%) Windows Server
5 7 (10.45%) Unix
6 5 (7.46%) Debian
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (100.00%) DevOps
2 37 (55.22%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (43.28%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (34.33%) Configuration Management
5 17 (25.37%) Scrum
6 16 (23.88%) TDD
7 14 (20.90%) BDD
7 14 (20.90%) Test Automation
8 12 (17.91%) Open Source
9 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
10 9 (13.43%) Requirements Analysis
10 9 (13.43%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 8 (11.94%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 7 (10.45%) Coaching
12 7 (10.45%) Mentoring
12 7 (10.45%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (8.96%) Continuous Delivery
14 5 (7.46%) Innovative Thinking
14 5 (7.46%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) Ruby
2 23 (34.33%) C#
3 20 (29.85%) Python
4 18 (26.87%) Java
4 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
5 17 (25.37%) Bash Shell
6 14 (20.90%) JavaScript
7 12 (17.91%) Shell Script
8 9 (13.43%) Perl
8 9 (13.43%) PHP
9 5 (7.46%) C++
9 5 (7.46%) SQL
10 3 (4.48%) Go
11 1 (1.49%) Korn
11 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (1.49%) VB
11 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) GCP
1 3 (4.48%) QA
System Software
1 26 (38.81%) Docker
2 4 (5.97%) vSphere
3 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) KVM
5 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 39 (58.21%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (37.31%) Puppet
3 21 (31.34%) Ansible
4 16 (23.88%) Terraform
5 9 (13.43%) Kubernetes
5 9 (13.43%) ZABBIX
6 3 (4.48%) Cobbler
7 2 (2.99%) Grafana
8 1 (1.49%) logstash
8 1 (1.49%) Nagios
8 1 (1.49%) Packer
8 1 (1.49%) Rancher
8 1 (1.49%) Rundeck
8 1 (1.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.45%) VMware
3 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.99%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.49%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.49%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) Splunk
5 1 (1.49%) WSO2