Period
to 3 June 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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 39 35
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4 +46
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 206 233 317
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 8.79% 5.87% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.56% 6.41% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 187 186 275
Median annual salary £52,500 £53,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% -2.27% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £82,500 £80,000
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 2,154 3,636 4,648
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.89% 91.61% 92.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1,733 2,650 3,917
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,214 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 June 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 3 June 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 +23 115 £56,250 +2.27% 10
Leicestershire +16 43 £41,250 -8.33% 6
Northamptonshire +6 27 £55,000 -29.03% 3
Derbyshire +17 11 £42,500 -19.05%
Lincolnshire 0 3 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Rutland - 1 £27,500 -
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 120 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (48.06%) Azure
3 82 (39.81%) AWS
4 63 (30.58%) C#
5 60 (29.13%) Software Engineering
6 53 (25.73%) .NET
7 51 (24.76%) JavaScript
8 49 (23.79%) Microsoft
9 44 (21.36%) Python
10 43 (20.87%) Linux
10 43 (20.87%) SQL
11 41 (19.90%) Java
12 40 (19.42%) Test Automation
13 38 (18.45%) Git (software)
13 38 (18.45%) Scrum
14 32 (15.53%) Docker
15 30 (14.56%) Jenkins
15 30 (14.56%) Puppet
15 30 (14.56%) Kubernetes
16 28 (13.59%) PowerShell
16 28 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
16 28 (13.59%) Ansible
16 28 (13.59%) Microservices
17 27 (13.11%) AngularJS
18 26 (12.62%) Cloud Native
19 25 (12.14%) Public Cloud
19 25 (12.14%) ASP.NET
20 24 (11.65%) CSS
20 24 (11.65%) Visual Studio
20 24 (11.65%) Law

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 (6.80%) CMS
2 12 (5.83%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
3 2 (0.97%) Confluence
3 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.49%) nginx
4 1 (0.49%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 99 (48.06%) Azure
2 82 (39.81%) AWS
3 16 (7.77%) GCP
4 13 (6.31%) PaaS
5 12 (5.83%) IaaS
6 9 (4.37%) GitHub
7 8 (3.88%) SaaS
8 5 (2.43%) Serverless
9 4 (1.94%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (1.46%) Office 365
11 2 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.97%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.97%) Loggly
11 2 (0.97%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.97%) Slack
11 2 (0.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.37%) FTP
2 4 (1.94%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.46%) DNS
3 3 (1.46%) Firewall
4 2 (0.97%) HTTP
4 2 (0.97%) Network Security
4 2 (0.97%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (0.97%) SSH
4 2 (0.97%) VPN
5 1 (0.49%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.49%) DHCP
5 1 (0.49%) Internet
5 1 (0.49%) IPv6
5 1 (0.49%) Softphone
5 1 (0.49%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (7.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.80%) Big Data
3 13 (6.31%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.83%) Hadoop
5 9 (4.37%) HBase
6 8 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (3.88%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.94%) MySQL
8 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.46%) Apache Hive
9 3 (1.46%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.97%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.97%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.49%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 38 (18.45%) Git (software)
2 30 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 24 (11.65%) Visual Studio
4 13 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (5.83%) Bitbucket
5 12 (5.83%) Selenium
6 11 (5.34%) JIRA
7 8 (3.88%) JUnit
7 8 (3.88%) TeamCity
8 7 (3.40%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.91%) Mercurial
9 6 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
10 5 (2.43%) JMeter
10 5 (2.43%) Maven
10 5 (2.43%) SpecFlow
11 4 (1.94%) GitLab
11 4 (1.94%) NUnit
12 3 (1.46%) Artifactory
12 3 (1.46%) Zephyr
13 2 (0.97%) SonarQube
General
1 24 (11.65%) Law
2 23 (11.17%) Finance
3 15 (7.28%) Retail
4 8 (3.88%) Back Office
5 5 (2.43%) Marketing
5 5 (2.43%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.46%) Banking
7 2 (0.97%) Games
8 1 (0.49%) Automotive
8 1 (0.49%) French Language
8 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (27.18%) Developer
2 37 (17.96%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (14.08%) Architect
4 22 (10.68%) Cloud Engineer
5 21 (10.19%) Azure Engineer
6 16 (7.77%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 16 (7.77%) Software Engineer
7 15 (7.28%) Senior Developer
8 14 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (6.31%) Platform Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (5.83%) C# Software Engineer
11 11 (5.34%) Java Developer
12 10 (4.85%) C# Developer
12 10 (4.85%) Data Architect
12 10 (4.85%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.37%) Big Data Architect
14 8 (3.88%) .NET Developer
15 7 (3.40%) Team Leader
15 7 (3.40%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (25.73%) .NET
2 27 (13.11%) AngularJS
3 25 (12.14%) ASP.NET
4 24 (11.65%) CSS
5 21 (10.19%) HTML
6 18 (8.74%) RESTful
7 17 (8.25%) .NET Framework
8 16 (7.77%) Node.js
9 15 (7.28%) Spring
10 13 (6.31%) Kafka
10 13 (6.31%) React
11 8 (3.88%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (3.40%) .NET Core
12 7 (3.40%) Entity Framework
12 7 (3.40%) Web Services
13 6 (2.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (2.91%) CSS3
13 6 (2.91%) jQuery
13 6 (2.91%) JSON
13 6 (2.91%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.62%) Cloud Native
2 25 (12.14%) Public Cloud
3 11 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.85%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.85%) User Experience
5 7 (3.40%) Cybercrime
5 7 (3.40%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.43%) Analytical Mindset
6 5 (2.43%) Data Centre
7 3 (1.46%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.97%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.49%) Handset
9 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.49%) NHS
9 1 (0.49%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.87%) Linux
2 20 (9.71%) Windows
3 6 (2.91%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.94%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (29.13%) Software Engineering
3 40 (19.42%) Test Automation
4 38 (18.45%) Scrum
5 28 (13.59%) Microservices
5 28 (13.59%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (11.65%) MVC
7 22 (10.68%) Technical Leadership
8 20 (9.71%) OOP
9 19 (9.22%) Thought Leadership
10 17 (8.25%) Computer Science
10 17 (8.25%) Configuration Management
11 16 (7.77%) Infrastructure as Code
11 16 (7.77%) Kanban
12 14 (6.80%) Data Analysis
12 14 (6.80%) ITIL
12 14 (6.80%) Mentoring
13 13 (6.31%) Content Management
13 13 (6.31%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.83%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 63 (30.58%) C#
2 51 (24.76%) JavaScript
3 44 (21.36%) Python
4 43 (20.87%) SQL
5 41 (19.90%) Java
6 28 (13.59%) PowerShell
7 22 (10.68%) Bash Shell
8 12 (5.83%) Scala
8 12 (5.83%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.40%) Ruby
10 6 (2.91%) PHP
11 5 (2.43%) C++
11 5 (2.43%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.94%) Go
13 3 (1.46%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.97%) Perl
15 1 (0.49%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (9.71%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.37%) Master's Degree
3 9 (4.37%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.37%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.40%) CCNA
4 7 (3.40%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.40%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.94%) AWS Certification
6 3 (1.46%) ISEB
6 3 (1.46%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.49%) CEH
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) GPEN
7 1 (0.49%) GWAPT
7 1 (0.49%) OSCP
7 1 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.49%) VCAP
7 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.37%) QA
2 2 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (15.53%) Docker
2 12 (5.83%) HDFS
3 7 (3.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.43%) ISA Server
5 4 (1.94%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.94%) vSphere
6 2 (0.97%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.49%) vCloud
7 1 (0.49%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 30 (14.56%) Kubernetes
1 30 (14.56%) Puppet
2 28 (13.59%) Ansible
3 24 (11.65%) Terraform
4 19 (9.22%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (4.85%) Kibana
6 5 (2.43%) Rancher
7 2 (0.97%) Fluentd
8 1 (0.49%) Cacti
8 1 (0.49%) logstash
8 1 (0.49%) Nagios
8 1 (0.49%) Packer
8 1 (0.49%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 49 (23.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.83%) IBM
3 8 (3.88%) Google
3 8 (3.88%) Oracle
3 8 (3.88%) VMware
4 7 (3.40%) Atlassian
4 7 (3.40%) Cisco
5 4 (1.94%) Cognizant
5 4 (1.94%) Splunk
5 4 (1.94%) Telerik
6 3 (1.46%) SaltStack
6 3 (1.46%) SolarWinds
7 2 (0.97%) AppDynamics
7 2 (0.97%) New Relic
7 2 (0.97%) Percona
7 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.97%) SAP
7 2 (0.97%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.49%) Dell
8 1 (0.49%) Okta