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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 12 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 16 19 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +19
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 395 284 192
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.73% 9.26% 11.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.41% 10.02% 12.65%
Number of salaries quoted 227 218 154
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,760 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £49,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +21.21% -1.00% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £65,104
90th Percentile £85,000 £75,000 £90,875
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -

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 3,184 2,835 1,518
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 94.54% 92.41% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,930 2,036 1,253
10th Percentile £26,975 £27,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,469 £35,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £44,371
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.42% +4.40%
75th Percentile £61,000 £57,500 £57,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for DevOps in the East Midlands

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Nottinghamshire 0 164 £58,500 +17.00% 34
Leicestershire +5 126 £42,500 -22.73% 10
Northamptonshire +6 27 £72,500 +11.54% 4
Rutland - 25 £60,000 -
Derbyshire -21 24 £62,500 +47.06% 6
Lincolnshire -12 1 - - 7
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 288 (72.91%) Azure
2 282 (71.39%) Agile
3 184 (46.58%) Azure DevOps
4 161 (40.76%) AWS
5 145 (36.71%) C#
6 142 (35.95%) SQL
7 140 (35.44%) Git (software)
8 134 (33.92%) .NET
9 129 (32.66%) Microsoft
10 126 (31.90%) JavaScript
11 121 (30.63%) Terraform
12 111 (28.10%) Java
13 108 (27.34%) Python
14 100 (25.32%) React
14 100 (25.32%) CI/CD
15 98 (24.81%) Kubernetes
16 91 (23.04%) Social Skills
17 86 (21.77%) Docker
18 83 (21.01%) SQL Server
19 82 (20.76%) QA
20 73 (18.48%) CSS
20 73 (18.48%) HTML
21 71 (17.97%) GCP
21 71 (17.97%) Serverless
22 70 (17.72%) MVC
23 69 (17.47%) Scrum
23 69 (17.47%) Software Engineering
23 69 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
23 69 (17.47%) .NET Core
24 68 (17.22%) PowerShell

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 17 (4.30%) Confluence
2 15 (3.80%) IIS
3 10 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.03%) CMS
5 6 (1.52%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.76%) Appian
7 3 (0.76%) Headless CMS
7 3 (0.76%) JBoss
7 3 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.25%) Apache
9 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Fuse
9 1 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.51%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.25%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 5 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 288 (72.91%) Azure
2 184 (46.58%) Azure DevOps
3 161 (40.76%) AWS
4 71 (17.97%) GCP
4 71 (17.97%) Serverless
5 46 (11.65%) Azure Service Bus
6 43 (10.89%) Azure Functions
7 25 (6.33%) SaaS
8 21 (5.32%) PaaS
9 16 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (3.80%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (3.80%) Azure AKS
10 15 (3.80%) IaaS
10 15 (3.80%) Power Platform
11 13 (3.29%) Amazon S3
11 13 (3.29%) Datadog
12 12 (3.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 12 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (3.04%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 12 (3.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.04%) DNS
1 12 (3.04%) Firewall
2 10 (2.53%) Broadband
3 8 (2.03%) FTP
4 4 (1.01%) HTTP
4 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.76%) Internet
6 2 (0.51%) DHCP
7 1 (0.25%) 5G
7 1 (0.25%) SMS
7 1 (0.25%) SSL
7 1 (0.25%) VoIP
7 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 44 (11.14%) Big Data
3 23 (5.82%) NoSQL
4 17 (4.30%) MongoDB
5 15 (3.80%) MySQL
6 12 (3.04%) Power BI
6 12 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.78%) DynamoDB
8 10 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (2.03%) Redis
10 7 (1.77%) Data Lake
11 6 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
12 5 (1.27%) SSDT
13 4 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (1.01%) Ingres
14 3 (0.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 140 (35.44%) Git (software)
2 55 (13.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (12.66%) JIRA
4 44 (11.14%) Jenkins
5 27 (6.84%) Visual Studio
6 24 (6.08%) Maven
7 21 (5.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 18 (4.56%) IntelliJ
9 16 (4.05%) GitLab
9 16 (4.05%) JUnit
10 14 (3.54%) SonarQube
11 13 (3.29%) Mockito
12 11 (2.78%) Subversion
13 10 (2.53%) Checkstyle
13 10 (2.53%) Mercurial
14 8 (2.03%) DbUnit
14 8 (2.03%) Eclipse
14 8 (2.03%) Selenium
15 6 (1.52%) CircleCI
15 6 (1.52%) Gradle
General
1 91 (23.04%) Social Skills
2 55 (13.92%) Finance
3 54 (13.67%) Manufacturing
4 40 (10.13%) Games
5 29 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
6 28 (7.09%) Retail
7 26 (6.58%) Law
8 14 (3.54%) Legal
8 14 (3.54%) Public Sector
9 7 (1.77%) Marketing
9 7 (1.77%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.52%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.27%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (1.27%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (0.76%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.76%) Aviation
12 3 (0.76%) Back Office
12 3 (0.76%) Electronics
13 2 (0.51%) Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 127 (32.15%) Developer
2 78 (19.75%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (9.62%) Trainee
4 35 (8.86%) Software Developer
5 34 (8.61%) Senior Developer
6 33 (8.35%) Azure Engineer
7 24 (6.08%) .NET Developer
7 24 (6.08%) AWS Engineer
7 24 (6.08%) Cloud Engineer
8 22 (5.57%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 22 (5.57%) Software Engineer
9 19 (4.81%) AWS DevOps
10 17 (4.30%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 16 (4.05%) Java Developer
11 16 (4.05%) Site Engineer
11 16 (4.05%) Site Reliability Engineer
12 15 (3.80%) Senior DevOps
12 15 (3.80%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 12 (3.04%) Senior Java Developer
14 11 (2.78%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (33.92%) .NET
2 100 (25.32%) React
3 73 (18.48%) CSS
3 73 (18.48%) HTML
4 69 (17.47%) .NET Core
5 68 (17.22%) Spring
6 67 (16.96%) .NET Framework
7 64 (16.20%) jQuery
8 57 (14.43%) Entity Framework
9 50 (12.66%) REST
10 47 (11.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 37 (9.37%) AngularJS
12 35 (8.86%) ASP.NET
13 21 (5.32%) Node.js
14 20 (5.06%) ASP.NET Core
14 20 (5.06%) JSON
14 20 (5.06%) RESTful
14 20 (5.06%) Web Services
15 18 (4.56%) JSF
15 18 (4.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.89%) Algorithms
2 18 (4.56%) User Experience
3 14 (3.54%) Private Cloud
3 14 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (3.04%) Cloud Native
5 11 (2.78%) Public Cloud
6 10 (2.53%) Blog
6 10 (2.53%) Life Science
7 9 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 8 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.03%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.52%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (1.01%) Legacy Systems
10 4 (1.01%) Low-Code
10 4 (1.01%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.51%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.51%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 64 (16.20%) Linux
2 46 (11.65%) Android
3 44 (11.14%) Apple iOS
4 22 (5.57%) Windows
5 11 (2.78%) CentOS
6 6 (1.52%) Unix
7 5 (1.27%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.51%) MVS
9 2 (0.51%) zOS
10 1 (0.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (71.39%) Agile
2 100 (25.32%) CI/CD
3 70 (17.72%) MVC
4 69 (17.47%) Continuous Integration
4 69 (17.47%) Scrum
4 69 (17.47%) Software Engineering
5 68 (17.22%) Mentoring
6 63 (15.95%) Unit Testing
7 59 (14.94%) Cybersecurity
7 59 (14.94%) Test Automation
8 56 (14.18%) User Stories
9 54 (13.67%) Microservices
10 53 (13.42%) Problem-Solving
11 45 (11.39%) Analytics
12 44 (11.14%) Data Engineering
13 42 (10.63%) Dependency Injection
13 42 (10.63%) Process Improvement
13 42 (10.63%) Product Roadmap
14 41 (10.38%) Data Science
15 40 (10.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 145 (36.71%) C#
2 142 (35.95%) SQL
3 126 (31.90%) JavaScript
4 111 (28.10%) Java
5 108 (27.34%) Python
6 68 (17.22%) PowerShell
7 47 (11.90%) Bash
8 33 (8.35%) TypeScript
9 26 (6.58%) Ruby
10 23 (5.82%) T-SQL
11 17 (4.30%) C++
12 14 (3.54%) PHP
13 12 (3.04%) C
14 11 (2.78%) Go
15 10 (2.53%) Perl
16 9 (2.28%) VB.NET
17 8 (2.03%) Bicep
18 7 (1.77%) Kotlin
18 7 (1.77%) PL/SQL
18 7 (1.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (4.30%) Degree
2 14 (3.54%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.04%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.78%) AWS Certification
5 6 (1.52%) DBS Check
6 5 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.76%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.51%) ISEB
8 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.25%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (20.76%) QA
2 9 (2.28%) Accessibility
3 5 (1.27%) PMO
4 4 (1.01%) GDPR
4 4 (1.01%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.25%) PSD2
System Software
1 86 (21.77%) Docker
2 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.51%) NFS
4 2 (0.51%) Samba
5 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 121 (30.63%) Terraform
2 98 (24.81%) Kubernetes
3 39 (9.87%) Ansible
4 12 (3.04%) ZABBIX
5 11 (2.78%) Puppet
6 8 (2.03%) Grafana
7 7 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
7 7 (1.77%) Packer
8 6 (1.52%) Kibana
9 4 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (1.01%) vCenter Server
10 3 (0.76%) Istio
10 3 (0.76%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.51%) Iperf
12 1 (0.25%) Argo
12 1 (0.25%) Nagios
12 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 129 (32.66%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.65%) Xamarin
3 20 (5.06%) Google
4 18 (4.56%) Oracle
5 13 (3.29%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.28%) AppDynamics
7 8 (2.03%) New Relic
7 8 (2.03%) Splunk
8 7 (1.77%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.52%) Adobe
10 5 (1.27%) Databricks
10 5 (1.27%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.01%) Actian
11 4 (1.01%) LexisNexis
11 4 (1.01%) Telerik
11 4 (1.01%) VMware
12 2 (0.51%) Genesys
12 2 (0.51%) IBM
12 2 (0.51%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.51%) SAP