Period
to 19 September 2018

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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 84 84
Rank change year-on-year +29 0 +94
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 217 169 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.51% 3.26% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.91% 3.62% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 175 133 177
East Midlands median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,649 £36,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £82,000 £68,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +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 4,416 4,673 5,786
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.73% 90.13% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 3,579 3,857 4,623
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018. 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 +3 79 £48,000 -20.00% 20
Derbyshire +44 52 £52,500 +31.25% 5
Northamptonshire +3 43 £43,500 -20.91% 10
Leicestershire +20 35 £51,000 +61.90% 11
Lincolnshire +1 1 £40,000 +33.33% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, 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.

1 133 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.72%) Scrum
2 71 (32.72%) C#
3 69 (31.80%) Continuous Integration
4 64 (29.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 63 (29.03%) .NET
6 61 (28.11%) Linux
6 61 (28.11%) Amazon AWS
7 57 (26.27%) JavaScript
8 54 (24.88%) Opscode Chef
9 53 (24.42%) SQL
10 51 (23.50%) Jenkins
11 50 (23.04%) Python
12 48 (22.12%) Java
13 43 (19.82%) Windows
14 42 (19.35%) Finance
15 40 (18.43%) Microsoft
15 40 (18.43%) Test Automation
16 38 (17.51%) Docker
16 38 (17.51%) SQL Server
16 38 (17.51%) TDD
16 38 (17.51%) Software Engineering
17 37 (17.05%) ASP.NET
18 36 (16.59%) PowerShell
18 36 (16.59%) Puppet
19 35 (16.13%) Git (software)
19 35 (16.13%) Configuration Management
20 33 (15.21%) Ruby
20 33 (15.21%) Ansible
21 32 (14.75%) Project Management

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 11 (5.07%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.61%) Apache
3 9 (4.15%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.69%) Confluence
4 8 (3.69%) JBoss
5 6 (2.76%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.30%) CloudStack
7 3 (1.38%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (0.92%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.92%) IIS
8 2 (0.92%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.46%) CMS
9 1 (0.46%) Drupal
9 1 (0.46%) Jetty
9 1 (0.46%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.46%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 64 (29.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (28.11%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (5.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 10 (4.61%) CloudFront
6 9 (4.15%) SaaS
7 6 (2.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (2.76%) IaaS
7 6 (2.76%) PaaS
8 5 (2.30%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.30%) GitHub
9 3 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
9 3 (1.38%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.38%) Serverless
10 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (0.92%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.92%) Route 53
11 1 (0.46%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.15%) OpenLDAP
2 6 (2.76%) HTTP
2 6 (2.76%) Internet
3 5 (2.30%) DNS
4 4 (1.84%) SMS
5 3 (1.38%) Firewall
5 3 (1.38%) SSL
5 3 (1.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.92%) BGP
6 2 (0.92%) DHCP
6 2 (0.92%) IPsec
7 1 (0.46%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.46%) Network Security
7 1 (0.46%) OSPF
7 1 (0.46%) SAN
7 1 (0.46%) SMPP
7 1 (0.46%) SMTP
7 1 (0.46%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.46%) VPN
7 1 (0.46%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (17.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.91%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
3 14 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.99%) MySQL
5 12 (5.53%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.07%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (4.61%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (4.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (3.23%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.84%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.84%) Blockchain
10 4 (1.84%) Neo4j
10 4 (1.84%) Power BI
10 4 (1.84%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.38%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.92%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 51 (23.50%) Jenkins
2 35 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (8.76%) Visual Studio
5 17 (7.83%) JIRA
6 16 (7.37%) JUnit
6 16 (7.37%) Selenium
7 14 (6.45%) Maven
8 11 (5.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (4.15%) Cucumber
9 9 (4.15%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (3.23%) Bitbucket
10 7 (3.23%) gulp
10 7 (3.23%) SpecFlow
11 6 (2.76%) Grunt
11 6 (2.76%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (2.76%) SonarQube
11 6 (2.76%) webpack
12 5 (2.30%) EasyMock
13 4 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 42 (19.35%) Finance
2 26 (11.98%) Banking
3 6 (2.76%) Retail
4 5 (2.30%) Games
4 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Law
6 2 (0.92%) Billing
6 2 (0.92%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (31.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 63 (29.03%) Developer
3 21 (9.68%) .NET Developer
3 21 (9.68%) C# Developer
4 20 (9.22%) Software Developer
5 15 (6.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (6.91%) Support Engineer
6 13 (5.99%) Architect
6 13 (5.99%) Operations Engineer
6 13 (5.99%) SQL Developer
7 12 (5.53%) Software Manager
8 11 (5.07%) Applications Engineer
8 11 (5.07%) Applications Support
8 11 (5.07%) Applications Support Engineer
8 11 (5.07%) Java Developer
8 11 (5.07%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (5.07%) Senior Developer
9 10 (4.61%) .NET Software Developer
9 10 (4.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 10 (4.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (29.03%) .NET
2 37 (17.05%) ASP.NET
3 32 (14.75%) HTML
4 31 (14.29%) CSS
5 26 (11.98%) Web Services
6 25 (11.52%) AngularJS
6 25 (11.52%) HTML5
7 22 (10.14%) REST
8 21 (9.68%) CSS3
9 20 (9.22%) Spring
10 19 (8.76%) .NET Framework
11 16 (7.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (7.37%) RESTful
12 15 (6.91%) jQuery
12 15 (6.91%) Node.js
13 11 (5.07%) JSON
13 11 (5.07%) Sass
14 10 (4.61%) Middleware
15 9 (4.15%) LDAP
15 9 (4.15%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.76%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.91%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (6.91%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (5.99%) Fintech
4 8 (3.69%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.76%) Mainframe
5 6 (2.76%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.30%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.30%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.30%) User Experience
6 5 (2.30%) Wiki
7 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.92%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.46%) Blog
9 1 (0.46%) Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.46%) Replication
9 1 (0.46%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 61 (28.11%) Linux
2 43 (19.82%) Windows
3 20 (9.22%) CentOS
4 12 (5.53%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.15%) Unix
6 6 (2.76%) Android
6 6 (2.76%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.30%) Debian
7 5 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.92%) SUSE
10 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.72%) Scrum
3 69 (31.80%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (18.43%) Test Automation
5 38 (17.51%) Software Engineering
5 38 (17.51%) TDD
6 35 (16.13%) Configuration Management
7 32 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
7 32 (14.75%) Project Management
8 30 (13.82%) Microservices
9 27 (12.44%) MVC
10 26 (11.98%) Open Source
11 25 (11.52%) BDD
12 24 (11.06%) Mentoring
13 22 (10.14%) Coaching
13 22 (10.14%) Waterfall
14 20 (9.22%) SOA
15 19 (8.76%) SOLID
16 18 (8.29%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (7.83%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 71 (32.72%) C#
2 57 (26.27%) JavaScript
3 53 (24.42%) SQL
4 50 (23.04%) Python
5 48 (22.12%) Java
6 36 (16.59%) PowerShell
7 33 (15.21%) Ruby
8 25 (11.52%) Bash Shell
9 18 (8.29%) C++
10 16 (7.37%) Shell Script
11 15 (6.91%) T-SQL
12 14 (6.45%) Perl
13 13 (5.99%) PHP
14 10 (4.61%) VB.NET
15 8 (3.69%) Go
16 6 (2.76%) C
16 6 (2.76%) Java 8
17 5 (2.30%) Scala
17 5 (2.30%) TypeScript
18 2 (0.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 18 (8.29%) Degree
2 16 (7.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.15%) Master's Degree
4 5 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.84%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (1.38%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.92%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.46%) CCNA
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.46%) MCSA
8 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.07%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) GCP
3 1 (0.46%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 38 (17.51%) Docker
2 6 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.76%) vSphere
3 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.46%) KVM
4 1 (0.46%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 54 (24.88%) Opscode Chef
2 36 (16.59%) Puppet
3 33 (15.21%) Ansible
4 19 (8.76%) Terraform
5 13 (5.99%) Kubernetes
6 9 (4.15%) ZABBIX
7 6 (2.76%) Cobbler
8 5 (2.30%) Nagios
9 4 (1.84%) Rancher
10 3 (1.38%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.38%) Icinga
10 3 (1.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.92%) Grafana
11 2 (0.92%) Salt
12 1 (0.46%) Kibana
12 1 (0.46%) logstash
12 1 (0.46%) Packer
12 1 (0.46%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.46%) SCCM
12 1 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 40 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.99%) Red Hat
3 12 (5.53%) VMware
4 10 (4.61%) Telerik
5 7 (3.23%) Oracle
5 7 (3.23%) SAP
6 6 (2.76%) Google
7 5 (2.30%) SaltStack
8 4 (1.84%) Tableau
9 2 (0.92%) Cisco
9 2 (0.92%) Cognizant
9 2 (0.92%) RedGate
9 2 (0.92%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.92%) Splunk
10 1 (0.46%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
10 1 (0.46%) Dell
10 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.46%) Veeam