Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 57 65
Rank change year-on-year +21 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 240 207 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 6.21% 4.73% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.73% 5.09% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 219 157 187
East Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £34,600 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% 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 3,565 4,063 4,827
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 92.31% 92.76% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3,046 3,038 4,006
East Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,945 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.85% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +41 141 £57,500 +19.79% 45
Leicestershire +16 44 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Northamptonshire +3 33 £44,500 -25.83% 4
Derbyshire -19 13 £42,500 +6.25% 11
Lincolnshire - 6 £45,000 - 1
Rutland - 1 £27,500 -
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 142 (59.17%) Azure
2 136 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (35.42%) C#
4 81 (33.75%) .NET
5 80 (33.33%) AWS
6 68 (28.33%) Test Automation
7 67 (27.92%) JavaScript
8 66 (27.50%) SQL
9 54 (22.50%) Linux
10 51 (21.25%) Python
10 51 (21.25%) Microsoft
11 49 (20.42%) Jenkins
12 48 (20.00%) Ansible
13 46 (19.17%) Scrum
14 45 (18.75%) Docker
15 44 (18.33%) Puppet
16 43 (17.92%) HTML
17 42 (17.50%) PowerShell
18 40 (16.67%) Public Cloud
18 40 (16.67%) CSS
19 38 (15.83%) Windows
19 38 (15.83%) Kubernetes
19 38 (15.83%) Terraform
20 35 (14.58%) ASP.NET
21 34 (14.17%) Finance
21 34 (14.17%) Microservices
21 34 (14.17%) AngularJS
22 33 (13.75%) Java
22 33 (13.75%) SQL Server
23 32 (13.33%) Git (software)

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 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.50%) nginx
2 6 (2.50%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.25%) IIS
3 3 (1.25%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.25%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.42%) CMS
5 1 (0.42%) Drupal
5 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.42%) SAS
5 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.25%) NetSuite
1 3 (1.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.42%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 142 (59.17%) Azure
2 80 (33.33%) AWS
3 29 (12.08%) GCP
4 22 (9.17%) IaaS
5 18 (7.50%) GitHub
6 14 (5.83%) PaaS
7 12 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
8 9 (3.75%) Office 365
8 9 (3.75%) Serverless
9 8 (3.33%) Datadog
10 6 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
11 5 (2.08%) Amazon Cognito
11 5 (2.08%) Amazon EKS
11 5 (2.08%) AWS CodePipeline
11 5 (2.08%) AWS Fargate
11 5 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (1.25%) AWS CodeBuild
13 3 (1.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.42%) DNS
2 8 (3.33%) DHCP
3 7 (2.92%) Firewall
3 7 (2.92%) Network Security
4 6 (2.50%) SSL
4 6 (2.50%) WAN
5 5 (2.08%) Skype
5 5 (2.08%) VLAN
5 5 (2.08%) VPN
6 3 (1.25%) Internet
7 2 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.42%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.42%) LAN
8 1 (0.42%) RTSP
8 1 (0.42%) SAN
8 1 (0.42%) Softphone
8 1 (0.42%) VoIP
8 1 (0.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.58%) Big Data
3 8 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.92%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (2.50%) MySQL
5 6 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (2.50%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (2.08%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.25%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.25%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.42%) OLTP
10 1 (0.42%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 49 (20.42%) Jenkins
2 32 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 25 (10.42%) Selenium
4 19 (7.92%) Visual Studio
5 16 (6.67%) Cucumber
6 15 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (5.00%) Bitbucket
7 12 (5.00%) JIRA
8 6 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (2.08%) Maven
9 5 (2.08%) Zephyr
10 4 (1.67%) Ant
10 4 (1.67%) Subversion
10 4 (1.67%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.25%) SonarQube
11 3 (1.25%) Xdebug
12 2 (0.83%) Gradle
12 2 (0.83%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.83%) TeamCity
General
1 34 (14.17%) Finance
2 31 (12.92%) Retail
3 11 (4.58%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.75%) Public Sector
5 7 (2.92%) Games
5 7 (2.92%) Marketing
6 6 (2.50%) Banking
7 5 (2.08%) Electronics
7 5 (2.08%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 79 (32.92%) Developer
2 44 (18.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 27 (11.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 23 (9.58%) Software Developer
5 21 (8.75%) .NET Developer
6 18 (7.50%) Azure Engineer
7 15 (6.25%) Architect
7 15 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.42%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 12 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (4.58%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (4.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 11 (4.58%) Software Engineer
10 11 (4.58%) Web Developer
11 10 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.75%) Administrator
12 9 (3.75%) Lead DevOps
13 8 (3.33%) Applications Developer
13 8 (3.33%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (33.75%) .NET
2 43 (17.92%) HTML
3 40 (16.67%) CSS
4 35 (14.58%) ASP.NET
5 34 (14.17%) AngularJS
6 25 (10.42%) .NET Framework
7 22 (9.17%) .NET Core
7 22 (9.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (9.17%) Node.js
8 20 (8.33%) Web Services
9 18 (7.50%) RESTful
10 15 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (6.25%) React
11 14 (5.83%) Entity Framework
12 13 (5.42%) RabbitMQ
13 11 (4.58%) Spring
14 10 (4.17%) REST
15 9 (3.75%) Elastic Stack
15 9 (3.75%) jQuery
16 7 (2.92%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 14 (5.83%) Cloud Native
3 13 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.42%) Enterprise Cloud
4 12 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.92%) User Experience
6 6 (2.50%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.08%) Algorithms
7 5 (2.08%) Replication
8 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.25%) NHS
9 3 (1.25%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.83%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.83%) Online Games
11 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 54 (22.50%) Linux
2 38 (15.83%) Windows
3 8 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.92%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.50%) CentOS
6 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (28.33%) Test Automation
3 46 (19.17%) Scrum
4 34 (14.17%) Microservices
5 30 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (12.50%) MVC
5 30 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 27 (11.25%) Configuration Management
7 24 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 24 (10.00%) TDD
8 20 (8.33%) Infrastructure as Code
9 19 (7.92%) Deployment Automation
9 19 (7.92%) Unit Testing
10 18 (7.50%) Project Delivery
11 17 (7.08%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (7.08%) SDLC
12 16 (6.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 15 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (6.25%) Server Management
14 14 (5.83%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 85 (35.42%) C#
2 67 (27.92%) JavaScript
3 66 (27.50%) SQL
4 51 (21.25%) Python
5 42 (17.50%) PowerShell
6 33 (13.75%) Java
7 28 (11.67%) Bash Shell
8 22 (9.17%) T-SQL
9 13 (5.42%) VB.NET
10 12 (5.00%) Go
11 10 (4.17%) C++
12 5 (2.08%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.67%) Scala
14 3 (1.25%) PHP
14 3 (1.25%) Ruby
15 2 (0.83%) C
15 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.42%) F#
16 1 (0.42%) Perl
16 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (12.08%) Degree
2 7 (2.92%) AWS Certification
2 7 (2.92%) SC Cleared
2 7 (2.92%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.08%) ISEB
4 5 (2.08%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.42%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.83%) QA
2 7 (2.92%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.25%) SLA
4 2 (0.83%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) IFRS
5 1 (0.42%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.42%) PMO
System Software
1 45 (18.75%) Docker
2 13 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.58%) Active Directory
4 10 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.33%) vSphere
6 3 (1.25%) HDFS
6 3 (1.25%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 48 (20.00%) Ansible
2 44 (18.33%) Puppet
3 38 (15.83%) Kubernetes
3 38 (15.83%) Terraform
4 27 (11.25%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (2.92%) Prometheus
6 6 (2.50%) Grafana
6 6 (2.50%) Rancher
7 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
7 5 (2.08%) Packer
8 4 (1.67%) Nagios
9 3 (1.25%) Icinga
10 2 (0.83%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.42%) Cacti
11 1 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.42%) Oozie
11 1 (0.42%) Salt
Vendors
1 51 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.25%) VMware
3 14 (5.83%) Google
4 11 (4.58%) Alibaba
4 11 (4.58%) SAP
5 9 (3.75%) Cisco
5 9 (3.75%) New Relic
5 9 (3.75%) Oracle
6 6 (2.50%) AppDynamics
6 6 (2.50%) Splunk
7 4 (1.67%) IBM
7 4 (1.67%) SolarWinds
8 3 (1.25%) HP
8 3 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.25%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.25%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.83%) Okta
9 2 (0.83%) Red Box
9 2 (0.83%) Veeam
9 2 (0.83%) Xamarin