Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 35 81
Rank change year-on-year -5 +46 +29
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 232 325 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.78% 6.46% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.30% 7.01% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 156 271 156
East Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £80,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

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 3,682 4,638 5,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.68% 92.24% 89.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,665 3,912 4,056
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,243 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 23 May 2019.

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 23 May 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 -11 87 £55,000 - 19
Leicestershire +28 82 £45,000 -10.00% 4
Northamptonshire +26 44 £77,500 +47.62% 8
Derbyshire -23 10 £65,000 -7.14% 8
Lincolnshire +16 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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.

1 147 (63.36%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (46.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 94 (40.52%) C#
4 88 (37.93%) .NET
5 76 (32.76%) Scrum
6 72 (31.03%) Microsoft
7 66 (28.45%) Python
7 66 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
7 66 (28.45%) Jenkins
8 64 (27.59%) JavaScript
9 62 (26.72%) SQL Server
10 61 (26.29%) Linux
11 60 (25.86%) Windows
12 59 (25.43%) Git (software)
13 57 (24.57%) Java
14 55 (23.71%) PowerShell
15 54 (23.28%) SQL
16 51 (21.98%) Test Automation
17 50 (21.55%) CSS
18 49 (21.12%) HTML
18 49 (21.12%) .NET Framework
19 48 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
20 43 (18.53%) Software Engineering
20 43 (18.53%) Finance
20 43 (18.53%) Docker
21 41 (17.67%) Degree
22 37 (15.95%) Team Foundation Server
23 36 (15.52%) Computer Science
23 36 (15.52%) TDD
23 36 (15.52%) 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 10 (4.31%) IIS
2 9 (3.88%) WebSphere
3 8 (3.45%) Confluence
4 7 (3.02%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.59%) Apache
5 6 (2.59%) JBoss
6 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.29%) Drupal
8 2 (0.86%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.86%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (0.86%) nginx
9 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.43%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.86%) HipChat
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.86%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.86%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 108 (46.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (28.45%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (13.79%) IaaS
4 23 (9.91%) PaaS
5 18 (7.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 15 (6.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (5.60%) SaaS
8 12 (5.17%) Office 365
9 11 (4.74%) GitHub
9 11 (4.74%) Serverless
10 7 (3.02%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (3.02%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (3.02%) OpenShift
10 7 (3.02%) Power Platform
11 5 (2.16%) Amazon Kinesis
11 5 (2.16%) Amazon S3
11 5 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
11 5 (2.16%) PowerApps
12 4 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.86%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.76%) DNS
2 7 (3.02%) HTTP
3 4 (1.72%) IPv4
3 4 (1.72%) IPv6
3 4 (1.72%) Network Security
3 4 (1.72%) SSL
4 3 (1.29%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.29%) Internet
4 3 (1.29%) VLAN
5 2 (0.86%) Firewall
5 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.86%) Reverse Proxy
5 2 (0.86%) VPN
6 1 (0.43%) FTP
6 1 (0.43%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.43%) LAN
6 1 (0.43%) Multicast
6 1 (0.43%) SSH
6 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (7.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (7.33%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.74%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.88%) SQL Server 2016
7 8 (3.45%) MySQL
8 7 (3.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.59%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (2.59%) Big Data
9 6 (2.59%) InterSystems Cache
9 6 (2.59%) Redis
10 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (2.16%) MariaDB
10 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (1.29%) Hadoop
12 3 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 66 (28.45%) Jenkins
2 59 (25.43%) Git (software)
3 37 (15.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (13.36%) Visual Studio
5 22 (9.48%) TeamCity
6 21 (9.05%) Selenium
7 11 (4.74%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (4.31%) JIRA
8 10 (4.31%) Subversion
9 8 (3.45%) Maven
10 7 (3.02%) GitLab
10 7 (3.02%) Visual Studio Code
11 6 (2.59%) Bitbucket
11 6 (2.59%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 3 (1.29%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (1.29%) Travis CI
13 2 (0.86%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 43 (18.53%) Finance
2 25 (10.78%) Retail
3 15 (6.47%) Manufacturing
4 10 (4.31%) Marketing
5 6 (2.59%) Financial Institution
6 5 (2.16%) Back Office
7 4 (1.72%) Banking
8 3 (1.29%) Games
8 3 (1.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.86%) Automotive
9 2 (0.86%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.43%) Law
10 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (26.72%) Developer
2 43 (18.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 24 (10.34%) Architect
4 20 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
5 19 (8.19%) Software Developer
6 15 (6.47%) Analyst
7 14 (6.03%) Azure Engineer
8 13 (5.60%) Full Stack Developer
9 10 (4.31%) Cloud Architect
9 10 (4.31%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (3.88%) Development Manager
10 9 (3.88%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (3.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.45%) .NET Developer
11 8 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
11 8 (3.45%) Software Manager
12 7 (3.02%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.02%) Software Engineer
13 6 (2.59%) IT Manager
13 6 (2.59%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (37.93%) .NET
2 50 (21.55%) CSS
3 49 (21.12%) .NET Framework
3 49 (21.12%) HTML
4 36 (15.52%) ASP.NET
4 36 (15.52%) Web Services
5 29 (12.50%) REST
6 28 (12.07%) .NET Core
7 26 (11.21%) React
8 25 (10.78%) AngularJS
9 22 (9.48%) Node.js
10 20 (8.62%) HTML5
11 19 (8.19%) CSS3
12 17 (7.33%) jQuery
13 14 (6.03%) JSON
13 14 (6.03%) XML
14 13 (5.60%) SOAP
15 11 (4.74%) RESTful
16 9 (3.88%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (9.05%) Self-Motivation
3 17 (7.33%) Public Cloud
4 12 (5.17%) User Experience
5 11 (4.74%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.74%) Private Cloud
6 7 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.02%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (3.02%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Cloud
7 5 (2.16%) Fintech
7 5 (2.16%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.29%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.29%) EPoS
9 3 (1.29%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.86%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 61 (26.29%) Linux
2 60 (25.86%) Windows
3 21 (9.05%) Windows Server
4 12 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.29%) Amazon Linux
6 3 (1.29%) CentOS
7 2 (0.86%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.86%) Unix
8 1 (0.43%) Solaris
8 1 (0.43%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (63.36%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (32.76%) Scrum
3 51 (21.98%) Test Automation
4 48 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (18.53%) Software Engineering
6 36 (15.52%) Computer Science
6 36 (15.52%) TDD
7 32 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 31 (13.36%) Unit Testing
9 30 (12.93%) OO
10 29 (12.50%) Configuration Management
11 28 (12.07%) Problem-Solving
12 27 (11.64%) Kanban
12 27 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 21 (9.05%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (9.05%) Deployment Automation
13 21 (9.05%) Project Management
14 20 (8.62%) Microservices
14 20 (8.62%) Server Management
14 20 (8.62%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 94 (40.52%) C#
2 66 (28.45%) Python
3 64 (27.59%) JavaScript
4 57 (24.57%) Java
5 55 (23.71%) PowerShell
6 54 (23.28%) SQL
7 29 (12.50%) Ruby
8 22 (9.48%) T-SQL
9 19 (8.19%) Bash Shell
10 16 (6.90%) Perl
11 13 (5.60%) C++
11 13 (5.60%) PHP
11 13 (5.60%) Scala
12 11 (4.74%) VBScript
13 9 (3.88%) ES6
13 9 (3.88%) TypeScript
14 7 (3.02%) C
15 6 (2.59%) Go
15 6 (2.59%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (17.67%) Degree
2 30 (12.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.72%) CISA
3 4 (1.72%) CISM
3 4 (1.72%) CISSP
3 4 (1.72%) CompTIA Security+
4 3 (1.29%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.86%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.21%) QA
2 23 (9.91%) GDPR
3 7 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.16%) SLA
5 2 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.86%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (18.53%) Docker
2 5 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.72%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.29%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.86%) vSphere
6 1 (0.43%) Firmware
6 1 (0.43%) LXC
Systems Management
1 32 (13.79%) Terraform
2 30 (12.93%) Puppet
3 29 (12.50%) Ansible
4 28 (12.07%) Kubernetes
5 16 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.59%) SCOM
7 4 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (1.29%) Nagios
9 2 (0.86%) Kibana
9 2 (0.86%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.43%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.43%) Grafana
10 1 (0.43%) Nessus
10 1 (0.43%) Packer
Vendors
1 72 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.76%) Google
3 16 (6.90%) Oracle
4 7 (3.02%) IBM
4 7 (3.02%) Red Hat
5 6 (2.59%) Dynatrace
5 6 (2.59%) SaltStack
6 5 (2.16%) SAP
6 5 (2.16%) VMware
7 4 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.72%) F5
7 4 (1.72%) McAfee
7 4 (1.72%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.72%) Symantec
8 3 (1.29%) New Relic
8 3 (1.29%) Splunk
9 2 (0.86%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.86%) Apple
9 2 (0.86%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.86%) Tableau