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

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 53 84
Rank change year-on-year +21 +31 -1
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 273 216 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.82% 4.56% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.46% 4.95% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 227 174 135
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £33,750 £32,050
90th Percentile £87,600 £78,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +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 3,660 4,362 4,661
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.48% 92.12% 90.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2,982 3,520 3,854
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,325
90th Percentile £67,950 £67,525 £64,625
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,140 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +0.28% -

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 September 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 September 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 +27 136 £55,000 +15.79% 32
Leicestershire +22 61 £45,000 -11.76% 14
Northamptonshire +31 47 £77,500 +64.89% 2
Derbyshire -21 18 £42,500 -19.05% 10
Lincolnshire +10 7 £45,000 +12.50% 3
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 163 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (56.78%) Azure
3 115 (42.12%) C#
4 104 (38.10%) .NET
5 93 (34.07%) JavaScript
6 78 (28.57%) AWS
7 74 (27.11%) Test Automation
7 74 (27.11%) SQL
8 72 (26.37%) HTML
9 71 (26.01%) CSS
10 67 (24.54%) Jenkins
11 66 (24.18%) Microsoft
12 62 (22.71%) Python
13 61 (22.34%) Scrum
14 59 (21.61%) Linux
15 56 (20.51%) AngularJS
16 54 (19.78%) Docker
17 48 (17.58%) Windows
18 46 (16.85%) Finance
19 45 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
20 44 (16.12%) Git (software)
20 44 (16.12%) Java
20 44 (16.12%) SQL Server
20 44 (16.12%) Software Engineering
21 43 (15.75%) .NET Framework
21 43 (15.75%) ASP.NET
21 43 (15.75%) Kubernetes
22 41 (15.02%) Microservices
23 40 (14.65%) PowerShell
23 40 (14.65%) .NET Core

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 11 (4.03%) IIS
2 6 (2.20%) nginx
3 5 (1.83%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.10%) Confluence
4 3 (1.10%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.10%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.73%) Apache
5 2 (0.73%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.73%) JBoss
5 2 (0.73%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.37%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.37%) Drupal
6 1 (0.37%) SAS
6 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.93%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.83%) NetSuite
2 5 (1.83%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.37%) Magento
4 1 (0.37%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 155 (56.78%) Azure
2 78 (28.57%) AWS
3 20 (7.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 18 (6.59%) IaaS
5 16 (5.86%) PaaS
6 15 (5.49%) GCP
6 15 (5.49%) Serverless
7 13 (4.76%) GitHub
8 12 (4.40%) AWS Lambda
8 12 (4.40%) Office 365
9 9 (3.30%) Datadog
9 9 (3.30%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (2.93%) AWS CodePipeline
11 7 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (2.20%) SaaS
13 5 (1.83%) Amazon EKS
13 5 (1.83%) AWS Fargate
13 5 (1.83%) OpenShift
13 5 (1.83%) Power Platform
14 4 (1.47%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.30%) DNS
2 6 (2.20%) VLAN
3 5 (1.83%) SSL
4 4 (1.47%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.47%) Network Security
5 3 (1.10%) Internet
6 2 (0.73%) DHCP
6 2 (0.73%) Firewall
6 2 (0.73%) SAN
6 2 (0.73%) Skype
6 2 (0.73%) VPN
6 2 (0.73%) WAN
7 1 (0.37%) FTP
7 1 (0.37%) HTTP
7 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.37%) SMTP
7 1 (0.37%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.12%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.23%) Relational Database
3 15 (5.49%) MongoDB
3 15 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (4.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 11 (4.03%) MySQL
5 9 (3.30%) Big Data
6 8 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.56%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.20%) MariaDB
8 6 (2.20%) SQL Server 2017
9 5 (1.83%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.10%) Hadoop
10 3 (1.10%) Power BI
10 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 67 (24.54%) Jenkins
2 44 (16.12%) Git (software)
3 37 (13.55%) Visual Studio
4 35 (12.82%) Selenium
5 23 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (5.86%) Cucumber
7 14 (5.13%) TeamCity
8 13 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
9 11 (4.03%) Bitbucket
9 11 (4.03%) Maven
10 10 (3.66%) JIRA
11 8 (2.93%) Visual Studio Team System
11 8 (2.93%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.56%) Visual Studio Code
13 6 (2.20%) SonarQube
13 6 (2.20%) Subversion
14 4 (1.47%) Ant
15 3 (1.10%) SoapUI
15 3 (1.10%) Travis CI
15 3 (1.10%) Xdebug
General
1 46 (16.85%) Finance
2 29 (10.62%) Retail
3 25 (9.16%) Manufacturing
4 16 (5.86%) Marketing
5 15 (5.49%) Telecoms
6 13 (4.76%) Public Sector
7 8 (2.93%) Electronics
7 8 (2.93%) Games
8 3 (1.10%) Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.37%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 102 (37.36%) Developer
2 57 (20.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 34 (12.45%) Software Developer
4 29 (10.62%) Architect
5 26 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 21 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 16 (5.86%) Full Stack Developer
8 15 (5.49%) AWS Engineer
8 15 (5.49%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.76%) AWS DevOps
10 13 (4.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 13 (4.76%) Junior
10 13 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
10 13 (4.76%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 12 (4.40%) Junior Developer
12 10 (3.66%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.30%) C# Developer
13 9 (3.30%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (38.10%) .NET
2 72 (26.37%) HTML
3 71 (26.01%) CSS
4 56 (20.51%) AngularJS
5 43 (15.75%) .NET Framework
5 43 (15.75%) ASP.NET
6 40 (14.65%) .NET Core
7 38 (13.92%) Node.js
8 33 (12.09%) React
9 29 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (8.42%) Web Services
11 21 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (6.23%) REST
13 16 (5.86%) jQuery
13 16 (5.86%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (5.49%) Entity Framework
15 11 (4.03%) RESTful
16 10 (3.66%) Elastic Stack
16 10 (3.66%) HTML5
16 10 (3.66%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.79%) Public Cloud
2 22 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.49%) User Experience
4 12 (4.40%) Data Centre
5 10 (3.66%) Cloud Native
5 10 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (3.66%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.30%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.56%) Virtual Team
9 6 (2.20%) EPoS
9 6 (2.20%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (1.83%) Algorithms
11 4 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.47%) NHS
12 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.73%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
13 2 (0.73%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.73%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (21.61%) Linux
2 48 (17.58%) Windows
3 17 (6.23%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.83%) CentOS
6 3 (1.10%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.10%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.73%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.37%) Android
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (27.11%) Test Automation
3 61 (22.34%) Scrum
4 45 (16.48%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (16.12%) Software Engineering
6 41 (15.02%) Microservices
7 39 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
8 35 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (12.09%) TDD
10 32 (11.72%) Unit Testing
11 27 (9.89%) SDLC
12 25 (9.16%) MVC
13 23 (8.42%) Continuous Delivery
13 23 (8.42%) Project Delivery
14 22 (8.06%) Configuration Management
15 21 (7.69%) Project Management
16 20 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
16 20 (7.33%) Mentoring
16 20 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
17 19 (6.96%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 115 (42.12%) C#
2 93 (34.07%) JavaScript
3 74 (27.11%) SQL
4 62 (22.71%) Python
5 44 (16.12%) Java
6 40 (14.65%) PowerShell
7 28 (10.26%) Bash Shell
8 26 (9.52%) T-SQL
9 16 (5.86%) C++
10 14 (5.13%) TypeScript
11 13 (4.76%) VB.NET
12 12 (4.40%) Go
13 10 (3.66%) Ruby
14 7 (2.56%) PHP
15 6 (2.20%) Perl
15 6 (2.20%) Scala
16 5 (1.83%) C
16 5 (1.83%) Shell Script
17 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.73%) X++
Qualifications
1 37 (13.55%) Degree
2 16 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.47%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.09%) QA
2 13 (4.76%) GDPR
3 5 (1.83%) SLA
4 3 (1.10%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.73%) WCAG
6 1 (0.37%) IFRS
6 1 (0.37%) IFRS 9
6 1 (0.37%) PMO
System Software
1 54 (19.78%) Docker
2 10 (3.66%) Hyper-V
2 10 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.83%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.47%) vSphere
5 2 (0.73%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.37%) LXC
Systems Management
1 43 (15.75%) Kubernetes
2 38 (13.92%) Ansible
3 36 (13.19%) Terraform
4 32 (11.72%) Puppet
5 19 (6.96%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.56%) Nagios
7 6 (2.20%) Prometheus
7 6 (2.20%) SCOM
8 5 (1.83%) Grafana
8 5 (1.83%) Packer
9 3 (1.10%) Icinga
9 3 (1.10%) Rancher
9 3 (1.10%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.37%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.37%) Kibana
11 1 (0.37%) Nessus
11 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 66 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 24 (8.79%) SAP
3 19 (6.96%) Oracle
4 10 (3.66%) VMware
5 8 (2.93%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.56%) Red Hat
7 6 (2.20%) Dynatrace
7 6 (2.20%) Google
7 6 (2.20%) New Relic
8 5 (1.83%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.47%) Alibaba
9 4 (1.47%) AppDynamics
9 4 (1.47%) Cisco
9 4 (1.47%) IBM
9 4 (1.47%) Splunk
10 3 (1.10%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.73%) Avaya
11 2 (0.73%) HP
11 2 (0.73%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.73%) Tableau