Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 92 97
Rank change year-on-year +48 +5 +110
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 269 160 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.32% 2.86% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 3.21% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 217 129 148
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.38% -16.52%
10th Percentile £34,000 £34,650 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £81,500 £64,125
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,602 4,990 5,810
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.00% 89.19% 89.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,827 4,026 4,638
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,375 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in the East Midlands

DevOps
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for DevOps in the East Midlands

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in the East Midlands

DevOps
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 within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 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 +23 125 £51,250 -6.82% 19
Derbyshire +33 56 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Leicestershire +45 39 £50,000 +17.65% 8
Northamptonshire -2 37 £44,250 -17.67% 8
Lincolnshire +3 4 £37,500 +28.21%
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 153 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (38.66%) Amazon AWS
3 101 (37.55%) Linux
4 99 (36.80%) Microsoft Azure
5 85 (31.60%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (31.23%) Windows
7 82 (30.48%) Opscode Chef
8 78 (29.00%) C#
9 68 (25.28%) Jenkins
10 67 (24.91%) Scrum
11 65 (24.16%) Java
12 64 (23.79%) Ruby
13 61 (22.68%) JavaScript
13 61 (22.68%) Python
14 60 (22.30%) .NET
15 57 (21.19%) Finance
15 57 (21.19%) Puppet
16 55 (20.45%) Software Engineering
17 54 (20.07%) Ansible
18 53 (19.70%) Docker
18 53 (19.70%) PowerShell
19 50 (18.59%) Test Automation
20 45 (16.73%) SQL
20 45 (16.73%) Microsoft
21 42 (15.61%) Computer Science
22 39 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
23 38 (14.13%) Configuration Management
23 38 (14.13%) Degree
24 37 (13.75%) Shell Script
24 37 (13.75%) ASP.NET

DevOps
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 13 (4.83%) Apache
2 9 (3.35%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.60%) IIS
5 6 (2.23%) JBoss
6 5 (1.86%) CloudStack
7 4 (1.49%) Apache Solr
8 3 (1.12%) Confluence
8 3 (1.12%) OpenStack
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.12%) WildFly
9 2 (0.74%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (0.74%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.74%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.37%) CMS
10 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.12%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.74%) Infor M3
1 2 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.37%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 104 (38.66%) Amazon AWS
2 99 (36.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.46%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (4.09%) GitHub
5 9 (3.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 8 (2.97%) SaaS
7 7 (2.60%) CloudFront
8 6 (2.23%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (2.23%) PaaS
9 5 (1.86%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (1.86%) IaaS
9 5 (1.86%) Serverless
10 4 (1.49%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.12%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.74%) OpenShift
13 1 (0.37%) npm
13 1 (0.37%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.46%) DNS
2 7 (2.60%) Firewall
3 6 (2.23%) BGP
3 6 (2.23%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (1.86%) HTTP
4 5 (1.86%) Internet
5 4 (1.49%) SMS
5 4 (1.49%) TCP/IP
6 3 (1.12%) Network Security
6 3 (1.12%) SSL
7 2 (0.74%) DHCP
7 2 (0.74%) IPsec
7 2 (0.74%) OSPF
8 1 (0.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.01%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.15%) MySQL
3 23 (8.55%) NoSQL
4 19 (7.06%) MongoDB
5 13 (4.83%) Hadoop
6 12 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 11 (4.09%) Big Data
8 10 (3.72%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (3.72%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.86%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
12 4 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (1.49%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.49%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.49%) Power BI
12 4 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (25.28%) Jenkins
2 32 (11.90%) Selenium
3 19 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.06%) JIRA
4 16 (5.95%) Cucumber
5 15 (5.58%) JUnit
5 15 (5.58%) Octopus Deploy
5 15 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (5.20%) SonarQube
7 12 (4.46%) IBM UrbanCode
7 12 (4.46%) Sonatype Nexus
8 11 (4.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (4.09%) JMeter
9 10 (3.72%) Bitbucket
9 10 (3.72%) Maven
10 7 (2.60%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.23%) Grunt
11 6 (2.23%) gulp
11 6 (2.23%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.86%) webpack
General
1 57 (21.19%) Finance
2 16 (5.95%) Banking
3 10 (3.72%) Retail
4 9 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.60%) Retail Banking
6 5 (1.86%) Billing
6 5 (1.86%) Marketing
7 3 (1.12%) Games
7 3 (1.12%) Law
8 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.37%) Back Office
9 1 (0.37%) Electronics
9 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (38.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 41 (15.24%) Developer
3 20 (7.43%) DevOps Manager
4 16 (5.95%) Service Manager
4 16 (5.95%) Support Engineer
5 15 (5.58%) Architect
5 15 (5.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (5.20%) Linux Engineer
7 13 (4.83%) Operations Engineer
8 12 (4.46%) Applications Engineer
8 12 (4.46%) Applications Support
8 12 (4.46%) Applications Support Engineer
8 12 (4.46%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 10 (3.72%) Administrator
9 10 (3.72%) C# Developer
9 10 (3.72%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 10 (3.72%) Software Developer
10 9 (3.35%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 8 (2.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (22.30%) .NET
2 37 (13.75%) ASP.NET
3 22 (8.18%) AngularJS
4 21 (7.81%) Web Services
5 18 (6.69%) HTML
6 17 (6.32%) CSS
6 17 (6.32%) Middleware
7 14 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (5.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (4.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 12 (4.46%) HTML5
8 12 (4.46%) REST
8 12 (4.46%) YAML
9 11 (4.09%) jQuery
9 11 (4.09%) Kafka
9 11 (4.09%) Node.js
10 10 (3.72%) CSS3
11 8 (2.97%) .NET Core
11 8 (2.97%) .NET Framework
11 8 (2.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.61%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.95%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (5.58%) Data Centre
4 14 (5.20%) Algorithms
4 14 (5.20%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.20%) Data Structures
4 14 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (3.72%) Fintech
5 10 (3.72%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.60%) Mainframe
7 5 (1.86%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.86%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.86%) User Experience
8 4 (1.49%) Replication
9 3 (1.12%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.12%) Clustering
9 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.74%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.74%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 101 (37.55%) Linux
2 84 (31.23%) Windows
3 19 (7.06%) Unix
4 18 (6.69%) CentOS
5 15 (5.58%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.72%) Debian
6 10 (3.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.12%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.74%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (31.60%) Continuous Integration
3 67 (24.91%) Scrum
4 55 (20.45%) Software Engineering
5 50 (18.59%) Test Automation
6 39 (14.50%) Problem-Solving
7 38 (14.13%) Configuration Management
8 36 (13.38%) Microservices
9 34 (12.64%) Project Management
10 33 (12.27%) SOA
11 31 (11.52%) TDD
12 27 (10.04%) Continuous Delivery
13 25 (9.29%) Mentoring
13 25 (9.29%) MVC
14 24 (8.92%) Open Source
15 23 (8.55%) ITIL
15 23 (8.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 22 (8.18%) BDD
16 22 (8.18%) SDLC
16 22 (8.18%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (29.00%) C#
2 65 (24.16%) Java
3 64 (23.79%) Ruby
4 61 (22.68%) JavaScript
4 61 (22.68%) Python
5 53 (19.70%) PowerShell
6 45 (16.73%) SQL
7 37 (13.75%) Shell Script
8 31 (11.52%) Bash Shell
9 26 (9.67%) Perl
10 25 (9.29%) PHP
11 9 (3.35%) C++
12 7 (2.60%) Go
13 6 (2.23%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.86%) C
15 4 (1.49%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.74%) Korn
17 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.37%) Scala
17 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (14.13%) Degree
2 25 (9.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (6.69%) Master's Degree
4 6 (2.23%) ISEB
4 6 (2.23%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.86%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.74%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.37%) CCNA
8 1 (0.37%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.37%) MCSA
8 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.69%) QA
2 3 (1.12%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.74%) GCP
3 2 (0.74%) SEPA
3 2 (0.74%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (19.70%) Docker
2 10 (3.72%) Virtual Machines
3 9 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (2.60%) vSphere
5 4 (1.49%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.37%) KVM
6 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.37%) Xen
Systems Management
1 82 (30.48%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (21.19%) Puppet
3 54 (20.07%) Ansible
4 34 (12.64%) Terraform
5 29 (10.78%) Kubernetes
6 14 (5.20%) Nagios
7 12 (4.46%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.23%) Cobbler
9 4 (1.49%) Rancher
10 3 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.12%) Icinga
10 3 (1.12%) Rundeck
10 3 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.74%) Ambari
11 2 (0.74%) Packer
12 1 (0.37%) Grafana
12 1 (0.37%) logstash
12 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Satellite
12 1 (0.37%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.37%) SELinux
Vendors
1 45 (16.73%) Microsoft
2 22 (8.18%) Oracle
3 16 (5.95%) Red Hat
4 14 (5.20%) VMware
5 7 (2.60%) IBM
6 6 (2.23%) Google
6 6 (2.23%) SAP
7 5 (1.86%) Misys
7 5 (1.86%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.49%) hybris
8 4 (1.49%) Splunk
8 4 (1.49%) Tableau
8 4 (1.49%) Telerik
9 2 (0.74%) Cisco
9 2 (0.74%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.74%) Dell
9 2 (0.74%) RedGate
9 2 (0.74%) SolarWinds
10 1 (0.37%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.37%) Veeam