Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 47 65
Rank change year-on-year -7 +18 +64
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 222 278 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.21% 5.36% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 5.87% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 165 230 176
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,200 £80,000
England median annual salary £64,733 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +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 3,966 4,735 5,537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 93.16% 91.27% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,891 3,963 4,428
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,050 £25,588
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £65,000
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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -24 80 £52,500 -4.55% 33
Northamptonshire +25 55 £60,000 +4.35% 10
Leicestershire +3 54 £37,500 - 16
Derbyshire +42 31 £65,000 -3.70% 3
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 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.

1 160 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (44.59%) Scrum
3 86 (38.74%) .NET
4 84 (37.84%) C#
5 73 (32.88%) Git (software)
6 68 (30.63%) Python
7 66 (29.73%) Jenkins
8 65 (29.28%) Linux
9 62 (27.93%) SQL
10 60 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 60 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 59 (26.58%) Java
12 58 (26.13%) Amazon AWS
13 55 (24.77%) JavaScript
14 54 (24.32%) Microsoft
15 51 (22.97%) HTML
16 50 (22.52%) CSS
16 50 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
17 49 (22.07%) Test Automation
18 46 (20.72%) Web Services
18 46 (20.72%) Finance
19 45 (20.27%) Windows
20 43 (19.37%) Docker
21 41 (18.47%) PowerShell
21 41 (18.47%) Configuration Management
21 41 (18.47%) .NET Framework
22 40 (18.02%) TDD
23 38 (17.12%) Team Foundation Server
24 36 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
24 36 (16.22%) ASP.NET

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 15 (6.76%) Apache
1 15 (6.76%) Confluence
1 15 (6.76%) JBoss
1 15 (6.76%) Tomcat
2 11 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (4.05%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.80%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.35%) Drupal
6 2 (0.90%) nginx
7 1 (0.45%) CICS
7 1 (0.45%) IIS
7 1 (0.45%) Jetty
7 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 60 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (26.13%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (8.56%) IaaS
4 16 (7.21%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (7.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (5.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 11 (4.95%) CloudFront
6 11 (4.95%) PaaS
7 9 (4.05%) GitHub
7 9 (4.05%) SaaS
8 7 (3.15%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (3.15%) Office 365
9 6 (2.70%) Serverless
10 4 (1.80%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.80%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.35%) Route 53
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.45%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.86%) DNS
2 11 (4.95%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (2.70%) HTTP
4 5 (2.25%) Internet
4 5 (2.25%) Network Security
5 4 (1.80%) IPv4
5 4 (1.80%) IPv6
5 4 (1.80%) LAN
5 4 (1.80%) WAN
6 3 (1.35%) Firewall
6 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.90%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (0.90%) SAN
7 2 (0.90%) VPN
8 1 (0.45%) DHCP
8 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.45%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.45%) SMS
8 1 (0.45%) SMTP
8 1 (0.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.31%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (5.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 13 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (5.41%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (4.95%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (4.95%) InterSystems Cache
6 11 (4.95%) NoSQL
6 11 (4.95%) Redis
7 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (4.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 6 (2.70%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.80%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.35%) MySQL
11 2 (0.90%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.45%) Big Data
12 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 73 (32.88%) Git (software)
2 66 (29.73%) Jenkins
3 38 (17.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 15 (6.76%) JIRA
6 12 (5.41%) JUnit
7 10 (4.50%) TeamCity
8 9 (4.05%) Bitbucket
9 8 (3.60%) Subversion
10 7 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (3.15%) Maven
10 7 (3.15%) Selenium
10 7 (3.15%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (2.70%) EasyMock
11 6 (2.70%) SpecFlow
12 5 (2.25%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.80%) WiX
14 3 (1.35%) GitLab
14 3 (1.35%) Octopus Deploy
15 2 (0.90%) webpack
General
1 46 (20.72%) Finance
2 22 (9.91%) Banking
3 20 (9.01%) Retail
4 5 (2.25%) Marketing
5 4 (1.80%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.90%) Automotive
7 2 (0.90%) Games
8 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 77 (34.68%) Developer
2 46 (20.72%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (13.51%) .NET Developer
4 28 (12.61%) Software Developer
5 22 (9.91%) C# Developer
6 19 (8.56%) AWS Engineer
6 19 (8.56%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (7.66%) Software Manager
8 16 (7.21%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 15 (6.76%) Architect
9 15 (6.76%) Cloud Engineer
10 14 (6.31%) Linux Engineer
11 13 (5.86%) AWS DevOps
11 13 (5.86%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 13 (5.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 13 (5.86%) Senior Developer
12 11 (4.95%) Java Developer
12 11 (4.95%) Senior Software Developer
13 10 (4.50%) Development Manager
13 10 (4.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (38.74%) .NET
2 51 (22.97%) HTML
3 50 (22.52%) CSS
4 46 (20.72%) Web Services
5 41 (18.47%) .NET Framework
6 36 (16.22%) ASP.NET
7 32 (14.41%) REST
8 30 (13.51%) HTML5
9 27 (12.16%) CSS3
9 27 (12.16%) jQuery
10 22 (9.91%) AngularJS
10 22 (9.91%) Spring
11 18 (8.11%) Node.js
12 16 (7.21%) RESTful
13 14 (6.31%) .NET Core
14 13 (5.86%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web API
16 11 (4.95%) JSON
16 11 (4.95%) LDAP
16 11 (4.95%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.56%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.86%) Fintech
3 10 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.50%) Mainframe
3 10 (4.50%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (4.05%) Public Cloud
5 8 (3.60%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.70%) Wiki
7 5 (2.25%) User Experience
8 4 (1.80%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.80%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.90%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.45%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.45%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.28%) Linux
2 45 (20.27%) Windows
3 21 (9.46%) CentOS
4 19 (8.56%) Windows Server
5 15 (6.76%) Unix
6 9 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (2.70%) Android
7 6 (2.70%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.90%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.45%) Solaris
9 1 (0.45%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (72.07%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (44.59%) Scrum
3 50 (22.52%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (22.07%) Test Automation
5 41 (18.47%) Configuration Management
6 40 (18.02%) TDD
7 30 (13.51%) MVC
8 28 (12.61%) Software Engineering
8 28 (12.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 26 (11.71%) Mentoring
9 26 (11.71%) Problem-Solving
10 24 (10.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 23 (10.36%) Project Management
12 21 (9.46%) Waterfall
13 19 (8.56%) BDD
13 19 (8.56%) Kanban
13 19 (8.56%) Microservices
14 17 (7.66%) OO
14 17 (7.66%) Open Source
14 17 (7.66%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 84 (37.84%) C#
2 68 (30.63%) Python
3 62 (27.93%) SQL
4 59 (26.58%) Java
5 55 (24.77%) JavaScript
6 41 (18.47%) PowerShell
7 31 (13.96%) Ruby
8 30 (13.51%) C++
9 29 (13.06%) T-SQL
10 21 (9.46%) Bash Shell
11 17 (7.66%) VB.NET
12 13 (5.86%) Perl
12 13 (5.86%) VBScript
13 10 (4.50%) TypeScript
14 9 (4.05%) Java 8
15 8 (3.60%) C
15 8 (3.60%) VB
15 8 (3.60%) VB6
16 7 (3.15%) Go
17 6 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (11.26%) Degree
2 14 (6.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.25%) CISA
4 5 (2.25%) CISM
4 5 (2.25%) ISEB
4 5 (2.25%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.25%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (1.80%) CISSP
5 4 (1.80%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.45%) CRISC
7 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (11.26%) QA
2 10 (4.50%) GDPR
3 8 (3.60%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.90%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (19.37%) Docker
2 2 (0.90%) etcd
2 2 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.45%) Firmware
3 1 (0.45%) KVM
3 1 (0.45%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 36 (16.22%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (15.32%) Terraform
3 32 (14.41%) Puppet
4 22 (9.91%) Ansible
5 14 (6.31%) Kubernetes
6 12 (5.41%) ZABBIX
7 4 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (1.80%) Salt
8 3 (1.35%) Consul
8 3 (1.35%) Grafana
9 2 (0.90%) Control-M
9 2 (0.90%) Packer
10 1 (0.45%) Nagios
10 1 (0.45%) Rancher
Vendors
1 54 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.76%) Google
3 11 (4.95%) Red Hat
3 11 (4.95%) Telerik
4 9 (4.05%) IBM
5 7 (3.15%) Oracle
6 5 (2.25%) Splunk
7 4 (1.80%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.80%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.80%) F5
7 4 (1.80%) McAfee
7 4 (1.80%) Symantec
8 3 (1.35%) SaltStack
8 3 (1.35%) SAP
9 2 (0.90%) Apple
9 2 (0.90%) Cisco
9 2 (0.90%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.90%) HP
9 2 (0.90%) T-Plan
9 2 (0.90%) VMware