Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 69 70
Rank change year-on-year +6 +1 +80
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 200 196 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.30% 3.81% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 4.23% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 160 148 195
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,275 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £78,900
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £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 4,275 4,639 5,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.01% 90.29% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,305 3,835 4,695
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -24 62 £45,000 -16.28% 26
Northamptonshire +25 59 £60,000 +20.00% 7
Derbyshire +39 40 £40,000 -15.79% 11
Leicestershire -4 36 £45,500 +21.33% 12
Lincolnshire +7 1 £40,000 +33.33% 2
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 125 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (42.00%) Scrum
3 70 (35.00%) .NET
4 68 (34.00%) C#
5 66 (33.00%) SQL
6 58 (29.00%) Linux
7 56 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
8 55 (27.50%) Jenkins
9 53 (26.50%) JavaScript
10 52 (26.00%) Git (software)
11 49 (24.50%) SQL Server
11 49 (24.50%) Python
12 48 (24.00%) Java
13 46 (23.00%) Finance
13 46 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
14 44 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 44 (22.00%) Microsoft
15 42 (21.00%) HTML
16 41 (20.50%) Opscode Chef
16 41 (20.50%) Docker
17 40 (20.00%) CSS
17 40 (20.00%) TDD
18 38 (19.00%) Configuration Management
19 36 (18.00%) Web Services
20 35 (17.50%) Test Automation
21 32 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
21 32 (16.00%) MVC
22 31 (15.50%) ASP.NET
22 31 (15.50%) Windows
23 29 (14.50%) Software Engineering

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 18 (9.00%) Apache
2 17 (8.50%) Confluence
3 16 (8.00%) JBoss
4 15 (7.50%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (7.50%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.00%) Apache Airflow
5 2 (1.00%) CloudStack
5 2 (1.00%) IIS
6 1 (0.50%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.50%) CICS
6 1 (0.50%) Jetty
6 1 (0.50%) nginx
6 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.50%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (2.00%) MS Visio
1 4 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 46 (23.00%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (22.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (8.50%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (7.00%) CloudFront
4 14 (7.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (5.00%) SaaS
6 7 (3.50%) IaaS
6 7 (3.50%) PaaS
7 6 (3.00%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.00%) Office 365
9 4 (2.00%) Serverless
10 3 (1.50%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.50%) GitHub
11 2 (1.00%) Azure Functions
11 2 (1.00%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.00%) Route 53
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.50%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.50%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (2.50%) Internet
3 4 (2.00%) HTTP
4 3 (1.50%) Firewall
4 3 (1.50%) LAN
4 3 (1.50%) WAN
5 2 (1.00%) DNS
5 2 (1.00%) SAN
5 2 (1.00%) SMS
6 1 (0.50%) BGP
6 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.50%) Network Security
6 1 (0.50%) OSPF
6 1 (0.50%) SMPP
6 1 (0.50%) SMTP
6 1 (0.50%) SSL
6 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.50%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (24.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.50%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (8.00%) Amazon RDS
3 16 (8.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 15 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (7.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (4.50%) MySQL
8 7 (3.50%) MongoDB
8 7 (3.50%) Relational Database
9 6 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.50%) NoSQL
10 5 (2.50%) Redis
11 4 (2.00%) InterSystems Cache
11 4 (2.00%) Power BI
12 2 (1.00%) Amazon Aurora
12 2 (1.00%) Cosmos DB
12 2 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 55 (27.50%) Jenkins
2 52 (26.00%) Git (software)
3 32 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (13.50%) Visual Studio
5 20 (10.00%) JIRA
6 18 (9.00%) JUnit
7 13 (6.50%) Selenium
8 10 (5.00%) Bitbucket
8 10 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (4.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (4.00%) EasyMock
10 8 (4.00%) Maven
11 7 (3.50%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.50%) SpecFlow
11 7 (3.50%) WiX
12 5 (2.50%) gulp
13 4 (2.00%) Grunt
13 4 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (2.00%) webpack
14 3 (1.50%) SonarQube
General
1 46 (23.00%) Finance
2 27 (13.50%) Banking
3 12 (6.00%) Retail
4 5 (2.50%) Games
5 4 (2.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.50%) Marketing
7 2 (1.00%) Billing
8 1 (0.50%) Back Office
8 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (39.50%) Developer
2 49 (24.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 27 (13.50%) Software Developer
5 25 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 20 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (8.00%) Senior Developer
8 15 (7.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (6.50%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (6.50%) Software Manager
9 13 (6.50%) SQL Developer
10 12 (6.00%) Java Developer
10 12 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.50%) .NET Software Developer
11 11 (5.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 11 (5.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 11 (5.50%) Senior Software Developer
12 10 (5.00%) AWS DevOps
12 10 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
12 10 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (35.00%) .NET
2 42 (21.00%) HTML
3 40 (20.00%) CSS
4 36 (18.00%) Web Services
5 31 (15.50%) ASP.NET
6 29 (14.50%) HTML5
7 28 (14.00%) Spring
8 27 (13.50%) REST
9 26 (13.00%) .NET Framework
10 25 (12.50%) jQuery
11 24 (12.00%) CSS3
12 23 (11.50%) AngularJS
13 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (9.00%) Node.js
14 14 (7.00%) RESTful
14 14 (7.00%) Sass
14 14 (7.00%) WinForms
15 13 (6.50%) LDAP
16 11 (5.50%) Entity Framework
17 9 (4.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (6.50%) Fintech
4 8 (4.00%) Wiki
5 7 (3.50%) Computer Science
6 6 (3.00%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.00%) User Experience
7 3 (1.50%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.00%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.50%) Blog
9 1 (0.50%) Clustering
9 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.50%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.50%) Replication
9 1 (0.50%) Vector Graphics
9 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.50%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 58 (29.00%) Linux
2 31 (15.50%) Windows
3 27 (13.50%) CentOS
4 15 (7.50%) Unix
5 14 (7.00%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.00%) Android
7 6 (3.00%) Apple iOS
8 3 (1.50%) Debian
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (42.00%) Scrum
3 56 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (20.00%) TDD
5 38 (19.00%) Configuration Management
6 35 (17.50%) Test Automation
7 32 (16.00%) MVC
8 29 (14.50%) Software Engineering
9 26 (13.00%) Problem-Solving
9 26 (13.00%) Waterfall
10 23 (11.50%) BDD
10 23 (11.50%) Project Management
11 22 (11.00%) Open Source
11 22 (11.00%) SOLID
12 21 (10.50%) Requirements Analysis
13 20 (10.00%) Coaching
14 19 (9.50%) Microservices
15 17 (8.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (8.50%) Mentoring
16 15 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 68 (34.00%) C#
2 66 (33.00%) SQL
3 53 (26.50%) JavaScript
4 49 (24.50%) Python
5 48 (24.00%) Java
6 29 (14.50%) Bash Shell
7 26 (13.00%) T-SQL
8 25 (12.50%) C++
9 24 (12.00%) PowerShell
10 21 (10.50%) Ruby
11 18 (9.00%) VB.NET
12 9 (4.50%) Java 8
13 8 (4.00%) C
13 8 (4.00%) TypeScript
14 6 (3.00%) Scala
14 6 (3.00%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.50%) VB
15 5 (2.50%) VB6
16 4 (2.00%) Go
16 4 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (6.00%) Degree
2 8 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 6 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (2.50%) ISEB
4 5 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.00%) CISA
6 1 (0.50%) CCNA
6 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.50%) CISM
6 1 (0.50%) CRISC
6 1 (0.50%) MCSA
6 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (1.00%) GDPR
3 1 (0.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (20.50%) Docker
2 4 (2.00%) vSphere
3 2 (1.00%) KVM
3 2 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.50%) etcd
4 1 (0.50%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.50%) pfSense
4 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 41 (20.50%) Opscode Chef
2 29 (14.50%) Puppet
3 21 (10.50%) Terraform
4 19 (9.50%) Ansible
5 13 (6.50%) ZABBIX
6 10 (5.00%) Kubernetes
7 4 (2.00%) Rancher
7 4 (2.00%) Salt
8 3 (1.50%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (1.00%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.00%) Consul
9 2 (1.00%) Control-M
9 2 (1.00%) Grafana
9 2 (1.00%) Nagios
10 1 (0.50%) Kibana
10 1 (0.50%) logstash
10 1 (0.50%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.50%) SCCM
10 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.50%) Telerik
3 13 (6.50%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.50%) Oracle
4 7 (3.50%) VMware
5 5 (2.50%) SAP
6 4 (2.00%) Google
6 4 (2.00%) Tableau
7 3 (1.50%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.50%) SaltStack
7 3 (1.50%) Splunk
8 2 (1.00%) Cisco
8 2 (1.00%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.00%) HP
8 2 (1.00%) RedGate
8 2 (1.00%) T-Plan
9 1 (0.50%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.50%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.50%) Veeam
9 1 (0.50%) WSO2