Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 49 42
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7 +19
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 224 223 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.32% 5.24% 6.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 5.65% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 194 166 269
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £84,625 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,733 £62,500
% change year-on-year +0.41% +3.57% +4.17%

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 3,248 3,950 4,895
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.60% 92.74% 91.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,741 2,862 4,131
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 +25 130 £57,500 +4.55% 51
Leicestershire +12 43 £45,000 +20.00% 19
Northamptonshire -5 32 £41,500 -30.83% 11
Derbyshire -3 15 £42,500 -34.62% 7
Lincolnshire - 2 £34,250 - 3
Rutland - 1 £27,500 -
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 126 (56.25%) Azure
2 123 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (40.18%) C#
4 86 (38.39%) .NET
5 78 (34.82%) AWS
6 65 (29.02%) JavaScript
6 65 (29.02%) SQL
7 57 (25.45%) Test Automation
8 53 (23.66%) Microsoft
9 47 (20.98%) Jenkins
10 44 (19.64%) Puppet
10 44 (19.64%) Scrum
11 42 (18.75%) ASP.NET
11 42 (18.75%) Linux
12 41 (18.30%) Python
12 41 (18.30%) Public Cloud
13 40 (17.86%) Ansible
13 40 (17.86%) SQL Server
14 39 (17.41%) Docker
15 37 (16.52%) MVC
16 36 (16.07%) PowerShell
17 35 (15.63%) Kubernetes
18 33 (14.73%) Windows
19 32 (14.29%) CSS
19 32 (14.29%) AngularJS
20 31 (13.84%) Git (software)
20 31 (13.84%) Terraform
20 31 (13.84%) Visual Studio
20 31 (13.84%) HTML
20 31 (13.84%) Finance

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 7 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.68%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.34%) CMS
3 3 (1.34%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.89%) IIS
4 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.45%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 126 (56.25%) Azure
2 78 (34.82%) AWS
3 24 (10.71%) GCP
4 21 (9.38%) IaaS
5 16 (7.14%) GitHub
6 15 (6.70%) PaaS
7 8 (3.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (3.13%) Office 365
9 6 (2.68%) Serverless
10 5 (2.23%) Azure Active Directory
11 4 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.34%) AWS CodeBuild
12 3 (1.34%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.89%) AWS CodePipeline
13 2 (0.89%) Datadog
13 2 (0.89%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.89%) SaaS
14 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.36%) DNS
2 8 (3.57%) DHCP
2 8 (3.57%) Firewall
3 6 (2.68%) WAN
4 5 (2.23%) Network Security
4 5 (2.23%) Skype
4 5 (2.23%) SSL
4 5 (2.23%) VLAN
4 5 (2.23%) VPN
5 2 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.89%) Softphone
6 1 (0.45%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (0.45%) LAN
6 1 (0.45%) RTSP
6 1 (0.45%) VoIP
6 1 (0.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.91%) Big Data
3 7 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
4 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.23%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.23%) Hadoop
5 5 (2.23%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.89%) MySQL
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.45%) OLTP
9 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 47 (20.98%) Jenkins
2 31 (13.84%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.84%) Visual Studio
3 21 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (8.48%) Selenium
5 14 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 13 (5.80%) JIRA
7 12 (5.36%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.13%) Zephyr
9 6 (2.68%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.79%) Subversion
11 3 (1.34%) JMeter
11 3 (1.34%) JUnit
11 3 (1.34%) Maven
11 3 (1.34%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.34%) Postman
12 2 (0.89%) Artifactory
12 2 (0.89%) Redmine
12 2 (0.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 31 (13.84%) Finance
1 31 (13.84%) Retail
2 8 (3.57%) Law
3 7 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (1.79%) Marketing
4 4 (1.79%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.34%) Games
5 3 (1.34%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.45%) Automotive
6 1 (0.45%) French Language
Job Titles
1 67 (29.91%) Developer
2 34 (15.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 28 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 19 (8.48%) Azure Engineer
5 17 (7.59%) .NET Developer
6 16 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 16 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 14 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.80%) Architect
8 13 (5.80%) Web Developer
9 12 (5.36%) Platform Engineer
10 11 (4.91%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (4.91%) Senior Cloud Engineer
11 10 (4.46%) C# Software Engineer
11 10 (4.46%) Senior Test Engineer
11 10 (4.46%) Test Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) Applications Support
12 9 (4.02%) ASP.NET Developer
12 9 (4.02%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 9 (4.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (38.39%) .NET
2 42 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 32 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 32 (14.29%) CSS
4 31 (13.84%) .NET Framework
4 31 (13.84%) HTML
5 26 (11.61%) RESTful
6 20 (8.93%) .NET Core
6 20 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (8.04%) Web Services
8 16 (7.14%) Node.js
9 15 (6.70%) Entity Framework
10 14 (6.25%) Spring
11 11 (4.91%) React
12 10 (4.46%) LINQ
13 9 (4.02%) ActiveMQ
13 9 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
14 8 (3.57%) Sass
14 8 (3.57%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 41 (18.30%) Public Cloud
2 19 (8.48%) Cloud Native
3 16 (7.14%) Enterprise Cloud
4 13 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.36%) Data Centre
6 10 (4.46%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (3.13%) User Experience
8 6 (2.68%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.68%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.23%) Replication
10 3 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.89%) Handset
11 2 (0.89%) NHS
11 2 (0.89%) Online Games
11 2 (0.89%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.45%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.45%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.45%) PKI
12 1 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 42 (18.75%) Linux
2 33 (14.73%) Windows
3 7 (3.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.68%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.34%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.45%) CentOS
7 1 (0.45%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (25.45%) Test Automation
3 44 (19.64%) Scrum
4 37 (16.52%) MVC
5 30 (13.39%) Microservices
6 28 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 26 (11.61%) Configuration Management
8 25 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (8.48%) TDD
11 18 (8.04%) Kanban
11 18 (8.04%) Mentoring
11 18 (8.04%) Technical Leadership
11 18 (8.04%) Unit Testing
12 16 (7.14%) Thought Leadership
13 14 (6.25%) Machine Learning
13 14 (6.25%) Server Management
14 13 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (5.80%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 13 (5.80%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 90 (40.18%) C#
2 65 (29.02%) JavaScript
2 65 (29.02%) SQL
3 41 (18.30%) Python
4 36 (16.07%) PowerShell
5 27 (12.05%) Java
5 27 (12.05%) T-SQL
6 24 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 16 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 7 (3.13%) C++
9 6 (2.68%) Go
9 6 (2.68%) Scala
9 6 (2.68%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.34%) Ruby
11 1 (0.45%) C
11 1 (0.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 1 (0.45%) F#
Qualifications
1 21 (9.38%) Degree
2 9 (4.02%) AWS Certification
3 8 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.57%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.13%) ISEB
4 7 (3.13%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.45%) CEH
7 1 (0.45%) CISSP
7 1 (0.45%) GPEN
7 1 (0.45%) GWAPT
7 1 (0.45%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.91%) QA
2 7 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 39 (17.41%) Docker
2 10 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 8 (3.57%) vSphere
5 7 (3.13%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.68%) ISA Server
7 5 (2.23%) HDFS
8 2 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 44 (19.64%) Puppet
2 40 (17.86%) Ansible
3 35 (15.63%) Kubernetes
4 31 (13.84%) Terraform
5 29 (12.95%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.68%) Rancher
7 5 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.45%) Cacti
8 1 (0.45%) Grafana
8 1 (0.45%) Nagios
8 1 (0.45%) Oozie
8 1 (0.45%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 53 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.80%) Google
3 12 (5.36%) VMware
4 11 (4.91%) Alibaba
5 9 (4.02%) New Relic
6 8 (3.57%) Cisco
7 6 (2.68%) AppDynamics
7 6 (2.68%) Oracle
7 6 (2.68%) Splunk
8 5 (2.23%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.34%) IBM
9 3 (1.34%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.34%) Telerik
9 3 (1.34%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.89%) HP
10 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.89%) SAP
10 2 (0.89%) Veeam
11 1 (0.45%) CA
11 1 (0.45%) WSO2