Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 32 45
Rank change year-on-year +18 +13 +44
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 191 262 254
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.51% 6.57% 5.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.66% 7.16% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 179 235 208
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £94,000 £82,500 £78,600
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 1,509 3,658 4,530
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 90.96% 91.68% 92.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,210 2,884 3,741
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £66,250 £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 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 8 August 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 8 August 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 +16 108 £55,000 - 18
Northamptonshire +25 34 £55,000 -30.16% 14
Leicestershire +21 32 £42,500 -5.56% 7
Derbyshire +14 5 £42,500 -2.86% 8
Lincolnshire +11 4 £30,000 -7.69% 3
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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.

1 121 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (50.26%) Azure
3 78 (40.84%) AWS
4 58 (30.37%) C#
5 50 (26.18%) Python
6 49 (25.65%) Software Engineering
7 48 (25.13%) .NET
8 45 (23.56%) JavaScript
8 45 (23.56%) Git (software)
9 43 (22.51%) SQL
9 43 (22.51%) Microsoft
10 40 (20.94%) Java
11 39 (20.42%) Linux
12 38 (19.90%) Microservices
12 38 (19.90%) Scrum
13 35 (18.32%) Test Automation
14 30 (15.71%) Finance
14 30 (15.71%) CSS
15 29 (15.18%) HTML
15 29 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
16 25 (13.09%) AngularJS
17 24 (12.57%) OOP
17 24 (12.57%) PowerShell
18 23 (12.04%) Jenkins
18 23 (12.04%) Docker
19 22 (11.52%) Terraform
20 21 (10.99%) Kubernetes
20 21 (10.99%) Ansible
20 21 (10.99%) Law
21 20 (10.47%) Windows

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 14 (7.33%) Apache Spark
2 12 (6.28%) CMS
3 8 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.57%) Confluence
5 2 (1.05%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.05%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.52%) IIS
6 1 (0.52%) SAS
6 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.52%) Magento
2 1 (0.52%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.52%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 96 (50.26%) Azure
2 78 (40.84%) AWS
3 14 (7.33%) GCP
4 9 (4.71%) SaaS
5 7 (3.66%) IaaS
5 7 (3.66%) PaaS
6 5 (2.62%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (2.62%) GitHub
6 5 (2.62%) Serverless
7 4 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.09%) npm
8 3 (1.57%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.57%) Loggly
8 3 (1.57%) Office 365
8 3 (1.57%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.05%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.05%) PowerApps
9 2 (1.05%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.71%) FTP
2 5 (2.62%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.09%) DNS
4 3 (1.57%) Firewall
4 3 (1.57%) HTTP
5 2 (1.05%) Internet
5 2 (1.05%) IPv6
5 2 (1.05%) Network Security
5 2 (1.05%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (1.05%) SSH
5 2 (1.05%) VPN
5 2 (1.05%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.42%) Hadoop
2 17 (8.90%) Big Data
2 17 (8.90%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.85%) SQL Server
4 14 (7.33%) HBase
4 14 (7.33%) MySQL
5 13 (6.81%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (4.19%) MongoDB
7 8 (4.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.62%) Apache Hive
9 5 (2.62%) Data Lake
9 5 (2.62%) Impala
9 5 (2.62%) Spark SQL
10 4 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 45 (23.56%) Git (software)
2 23 (12.04%) Jenkins
3 10 (5.24%) Visual Studio
4 9 (4.71%) Bitbucket
4 9 (4.71%) JIRA
4 9 (4.71%) TeamCity
5 8 (4.19%) Selenium
5 8 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (3.14%) JUnit
7 5 (2.62%) Cucumber
7 5 (2.62%) GitLab
7 5 (2.62%) Maven
7 5 (2.62%) Mercurial
7 5 (2.62%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (2.09%) Grunt
8 4 (2.09%) gulp
8 4 (2.09%) jspm
8 4 (2.09%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (2.09%) NUnit
8 4 (2.09%) SpecFlow
General
1 30 (15.71%) Finance
2 21 (10.99%) Law
3 13 (6.81%) Retail
4 8 (4.19%) Back Office
5 5 (2.62%) Banking
6 4 (2.09%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.57%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.52%) Games
8 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (36.13%) Developer
2 39 (20.42%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (13.61%) Architect
4 19 (9.95%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.42%) Azure Engineer
6 15 (7.85%) C# Developer
6 15 (7.85%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (7.33%) .NET Developer
8 13 (6.81%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
9 11 (5.76%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (5.76%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.24%) Data Architect
10 10 (5.24%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.71%) Big Data Architect
11 9 (4.71%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.19%) C# Software Engineer
12 8 (4.19%) Java Developer
12 8 (4.19%) Platform Engineer
12 8 (4.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (25.13%) .NET
2 30 (15.71%) CSS
3 29 (15.18%) HTML
4 25 (13.09%) AngularJS
5 20 (10.47%) .NET Framework
6 19 (9.95%) RESTful
7 17 (8.90%) React
8 15 (7.85%) Kafka
9 14 (7.33%) Node.js
9 14 (7.33%) Web Services
10 13 (6.81%) ASP.NET
10 13 (6.81%) REST
11 12 (6.28%) .NET Core
12 11 (5.76%) Entity Framework
13 9 (4.71%) CSS3
13 9 (4.71%) Elastic Stack
13 9 (4.71%) HTML5
14 8 (4.19%) jQuery
14 8 (4.19%) SOAP
14 8 (4.19%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.90%) Cloud Native
2 16 (8.38%) Public Cloud
3 14 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.28%) User Experience
5 9 (4.71%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.19%) Analytical Mindset
7 7 (3.66%) Cybercrime
8 5 (2.62%) Credit Risk
8 5 (2.62%) Data Centre
9 4 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.09%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (2.09%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.57%) Wiki
11 2 (1.05%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.05%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 39 (20.42%) Linux
2 20 (10.47%) Windows
3 7 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 5 (2.62%) Unix
5 4 (2.09%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (63.35%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.65%) Software Engineering
3 38 (19.90%) Microservices
3 38 (19.90%) Scrum
4 35 (18.32%) Test Automation
5 29 (15.18%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (12.57%) OOP
7 18 (9.42%) BDD
7 18 (9.42%) Computer Science
7 18 (9.42%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (8.90%) ITIL
9 16 (8.38%) Mentoring
9 16 (8.38%) SOA
10 15 (7.85%) MVC
10 15 (7.85%) Technical Leadership
11 14 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (6.28%) Analytics
12 12 (6.28%) Data Analysis
13 11 (5.76%) Content Management
13 11 (5.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (30.37%) C#
2 50 (26.18%) Python
3 45 (23.56%) JavaScript
4 43 (22.51%) SQL
5 40 (20.94%) Java
6 24 (12.57%) PowerShell
7 19 (9.95%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.28%) Scala
9 10 (5.24%) T-SQL
10 9 (4.71%) PHP
10 9 (4.71%) Ruby
11 6 (3.14%) PL/SQL
11 6 (3.14%) TypeScript
12 4 (2.09%) Go
12 4 (2.09%) Perl
13 3 (1.57%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.57%) VB
14 2 (1.05%) C++
15 1 (0.52%) C
15 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (10.47%) Degree
2 11 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.71%) Master's Degree
4 7 (3.66%) CCNA
4 7 (3.66%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.66%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.66%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.57%) AWS Certification
6 2 (1.05%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (1.05%) VCAP
6 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.14%) QA
1 6 (3.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (2.09%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.52%) IFRS
3 1 (0.52%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (12.04%) Docker
2 14 (7.33%) HDFS
3 7 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (2.09%) vSphere
6 3 (1.57%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (1.05%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.05%) vCloud
7 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.05%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (11.52%) Terraform
2 21 (10.99%) Ansible
2 21 (10.99%) Kubernetes
3 19 (9.95%) Puppet
4 10 (5.24%) Kibana
5 8 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (2.62%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (2.09%) Packer
8 3 (1.57%) Fluentd
9 2 (1.05%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.52%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.52%) logstash
10 1 (0.52%) Marathon
10 1 (0.52%) Mesos
10 1 (0.52%) Rancher
Vendors
1 43 (22.51%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.42%) Oracle
3 12 (6.28%) Google
4 11 (5.76%) IBM
5 8 (4.19%) Atlassian
5 8 (4.19%) VMware
6 7 (3.66%) Cisco
6 7 (3.66%) Cloudera
7 6 (3.14%) Ab Initio
7 6 (3.14%) Teradata
8 5 (2.62%) Splunk
9 4 (2.09%) Cognizant
10 3 (1.57%) Percona
11 2 (1.05%) AppDynamics
11 2 (1.05%) Dell
11 2 (1.05%) New Relic
11 2 (1.05%) SAP
12 1 (0.52%) Micro Focus
12 1 (0.52%) Red Hat
12 1 (0.52%) Remedy