Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 71 133
Rank change year-on-year +37 +62 +54
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 826 489 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.83% 3.91% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.66% 4.38% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 571 393 274
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +5.77% +15.56%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £77,250
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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,779 11,175 12,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.13% 89.40% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8,041 8,930 10,384
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,883 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in the East of England

DevOps
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps in the East of England.

Salary trend for DevOps in the East of England

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in the East of England

DevOps
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the East of England region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Hertfordshire +27 323 £60,000 - 21
Cambridgeshire +37 237 £52,500 - 35
Bedfordshire +55 135 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Suffolk +57 80 £55,000 +34.15% 12
Essex +3 27 £42,500 -22.73% 21
Norfolk -3 25 £47,500 +90.00% 13
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 of England region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 407 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
2 403 (48.79%) Amazon AWS
3 369 (44.67%) Linux
4 297 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 288 (34.87%) Python
6 244 (29.54%) .NET
7 223 (27.00%) JavaScript
8 215 (26.03%) Java
9 209 (25.30%) Continuous Integration
10 195 (23.61%) Docker
11 177 (21.43%) SQL
12 176 (21.31%) C#
12 176 (21.31%) Puppet
13 173 (20.94%) PowerShell
14 167 (20.22%) Ansible
15 162 (19.61%) Jenkins
16 141 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
17 139 (16.83%) TDD
17 139 (16.83%) Unix
17 139 (16.83%) Windows
17 139 (16.83%) Microsoft
18 137 (16.59%) Degree
19 134 (16.22%) Web Services
20 131 (15.86%) Software Engineering
21 124 (15.01%) Git (software)
22 123 (14.89%) AngularJS
23 120 (14.53%) Bash Shell
24 114 (13.80%) Microservices
25 113 (13.68%) SQL Server
26 112 (13.56%) VMware

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 70 (8.47%) OpenStack
2 54 (6.54%) Elasticsearch
3 41 (4.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 37 (4.48%) Confluence
5 35 (4.24%) WebLogic
6 30 (3.63%) Apache Spark
6 30 (3.63%) Oracle Service Bus
7 26 (3.15%) IIS
8 25 (3.03%) WebSphere
9 24 (2.91%) SharePoint
10 19 (2.30%) Tomcat
11 16 (1.94%) JBoss
12 12 (1.45%) Mule
13 10 (1.21%) Apache
13 10 (1.21%) Mule ESB
14 8 (0.97%) GlassFish
14 8 (0.97%) Oracle Application Server
15 6 (0.73%) CloudStack
16 4 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
17 3 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 41 (4.96%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.45%) Documaker
3 7 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.36%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 403 (48.79%) Amazon AWS
2 297 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (10.05%) SaaS
4 62 (7.51%) GitHub
5 51 (6.17%) Google Cloud Platform
6 34 (4.12%) OpenShift
7 28 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
8 27 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (2.91%) Office 365
9 24 (2.91%) Serverless
10 23 (2.78%) IaaS
11 16 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (1.69%) Akamai
13 12 (1.45%) Runscope
14 10 (1.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 10 (1.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (1.09%) Boomi
15 9 (1.09%) PaaS
16 7 (0.85%) Amazon S3
16 7 (0.85%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 108 (13.08%) DNS
2 80 (9.69%) Firewall
3 77 (9.32%) TCP/IP
4 71 (8.60%) HTTP
5 62 (7.51%) DHCP
6 35 (4.24%) SNMP
7 31 (3.75%) SSL
8 29 (3.51%) ICMP
9 27 (3.27%) Internet
10 21 (2.54%) VPN
11 20 (2.42%) IPsec
11 20 (2.42%) Network Security
12 19 (2.30%) HTTPS
13 18 (2.18%) MPLS
14 17 (2.06%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (1.94%) Cisco IOS
16 15 (1.82%) SAN
17 14 (1.69%) 802.11
18 13 (1.57%) FTP
19 12 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 87 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 61 (7.38%) Big Data
4 35 (4.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 32 (3.87%) MongoDB
6 30 (3.63%) Relational Database
7 28 (3.39%) Oracle Database
8 25 (3.03%) MySQL
9 17 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (1.57%) Hadoop
10 13 (1.57%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
12 9 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
12 9 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (0.97%) Neo4j
13 8 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (0.85%) Redis
15 6 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 6 (0.73%) Endeca
15 6 (0.73%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 162 (19.61%) Jenkins
2 124 (15.01%) Git (software)
3 109 (13.20%) JIRA
4 53 (6.42%) Visual Studio
5 52 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 49 (5.93%) Sonatype Nexus
7 41 (4.96%) Subversion
8 40 (4.84%) TeamCity
8 40 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
9 39 (4.72%) Cucumber
10 37 (4.48%) Selenium
11 28 (3.39%) NUnit
12 26 (3.15%) Jasmine
13 20 (2.42%) SoapUI
14 19 (2.30%) Maven
15 17 (2.06%) MSTest
16 15 (1.82%) GitLab
17 14 (1.69%) Gerrit
17 14 (1.69%) JUnit
17 14 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 90 (10.90%) Finance
2 84 (10.17%) Retail
3 49 (5.93%) Games
4 20 (2.42%) Advertising
5 15 (1.82%) Marketing
6 12 (1.45%) Banking
7 8 (0.97%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.36%) Back Office
8 3 (0.36%) Legal
8 3 (0.36%) Military
8 3 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.36%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.12%) Automotive
10 1 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 234 (28.33%) Developer
2 184 (22.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 106 (12.83%) Senior Developer
4 74 (8.96%) .NET Developer
5 67 (8.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 66 (7.99%) Java Developer
7 54 (6.54%) AWS DevOps
8 51 (6.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 45 (5.45%) Linux Engineer
10 40 (4.84%) C# Developer
10 40 (4.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 40 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
10 40 (4.84%) Systems Engineer
11 39 (4.72%) Software Engineer
12 36 (4.36%) Security Engineer
12 36 (4.36%) Software Developer
13 34 (4.12%) Linux DevOps Engineer
14 33 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
15 32 (3.87%) Release Manager
16 31 (3.75%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (29.54%) .NET
2 134 (16.22%) Web Services
3 123 (14.89%) AngularJS
4 90 (10.90%) HTML
5 82 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 82 (9.93%) Middleware
6 66 (7.99%) RESTful
7 64 (7.75%) CSS
8 61 (7.38%) .NET Core
9 57 (6.90%) Node.js
10 52 (6.30%) .NET Framework
10 52 (6.30%) REST
11 51 (6.17%) JSON
12 49 (5.93%) ASP.NET
12 49 (5.93%) Spring
13 45 (5.45%) HTML5
14 44 (5.33%) SOAP
15 43 (5.21%) XML
16 42 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 41 (4.96%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 91 (11.02%) Data Centre
2 90 (10.90%) Public Cloud
3 88 (10.65%) Computer Science
4 74 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (7.02%) Mobile App
6 55 (6.66%) Private Cloud
7 49 (5.93%) Linux Command Line
8 40 (4.84%) User Experience
9 34 (4.12%) Self-Motivation
10 33 (4.00%) Fintech
10 33 (4.00%) Management Information System
11 25 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
12 22 (2.66%) Security Operations Centre
13 20 (2.42%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
13 20 (2.42%) Online Games
14 18 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
15 10 (1.21%) Cloud Native
15 10 (1.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
17 7 (0.85%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 369 (44.67%) Linux
2 139 (16.83%) Unix
2 139 (16.83%) Windows
3 56 (6.78%) Windows Server
4 45 (5.45%) Android
5 27 (3.27%) CentOS
5 27 (3.27%) Solaris
6 24 (2.91%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (1.82%) Mac OS X
8 15 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (1.21%) Kali Linux
11 9 (1.09%) Debian
11 9 (1.09%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.97%) AIX
12 8 (0.97%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.24%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.24%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (49.27%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (25.30%) Continuous Integration
3 139 (16.83%) TDD
4 131 (15.86%) Software Engineering
5 114 (13.80%) Microservices
6 104 (12.59%) Problem-Solving
7 103 (12.47%) E-Commerce
8 98 (11.86%) Test Automation
9 97 (11.74%) ITIL
10 96 (11.62%) Configuration Management
11 84 (10.17%) Continuous Delivery
12 73 (8.84%) Mentoring
13 70 (8.47%) Continuous Deployment
14 67 (8.11%) Load Balancing
15 66 (7.99%) Scrum
16 65 (7.87%) SDLC
17 63 (7.63%) OO
18 60 (7.26%) Release Management
19 59 (7.14%) BDD
20 57 (6.90%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 288 (34.87%) Python
2 223 (27.00%) JavaScript
3 215 (26.03%) Java
4 177 (21.43%) SQL
5 176 (21.31%) C#
6 173 (20.94%) PowerShell
7 120 (14.53%) Bash Shell
8 108 (13.08%) Ruby
9 42 (5.08%) Perl
9 42 (5.08%) PHP
10 40 (4.84%) Scala
11 31 (3.75%) TypeScript
12 20 (2.42%) T-SQL
13 17 (2.06%) C
13 17 (2.06%) C++
13 17 (2.06%) Shell Script
14 16 (1.94%) Go
15 8 (0.97%) Java 8
16 5 (0.61%) XPath
17 4 (0.48%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 137 (16.59%) Degree
2 51 (6.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 25 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (2.91%) MCSE
5 23 (2.78%) SSCP
6 16 (1.94%) GCIA
6 16 (1.94%) GCIH
6 16 (1.94%) GSEC
7 14 (1.69%) CEH
7 14 (1.69%) MCP
8 12 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
9 11 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.21%) CompTIA Security+
11 8 (0.97%) CCNA
11 8 (0.97%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.85%) CISA
12 7 (0.85%) CISM
12 7 (0.85%) CISSP
12 7 (0.85%) GIAC
12 7 (0.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.08%) QA
2 26 (3.15%) PCI DSS
3 16 (1.94%) GCP
4 12 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.61%) SLA
6 2 (0.24%) GDPR
7 1 (0.12%) HL7
7 1 (0.12%) IEC 62304
System Software
1 195 (23.61%) Docker
2 82 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (7.51%) Active Directory
4 34 (4.12%) vSphere
5 31 (3.75%) Virtual Servers
6 30 (3.63%) Virtual Desktop
7 20 (2.42%) Ceph
8 19 (2.30%) Hyper-V
9 16 (1.94%) VMware ESXi
10 15 (1.82%) VirtualBox
11 13 (1.57%) Samba
12 11 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
13 9 (1.09%) VMware NSX
13 9 (1.09%) Xen
14 5 (0.61%) XenApp
15 4 (0.48%) KVM
15 4 (0.48%) LXC
16 3 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 2 (0.24%) Apache Flume
17 2 (0.24%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 176 (21.31%) Puppet
2 167 (20.22%) Ansible
3 141 (17.07%) Opscode Chef
4 78 (9.44%) Kubernetes
5 60 (7.26%) Terraform
6 51 (6.17%) vRealize
7 43 (5.21%) Kibana
8 39 (4.72%) vCenter Server
9 23 (2.78%) Nagios
10 14 (1.69%) Rancher
11 12 (1.45%) Sysdig
12 10 (1.21%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.97%) Grafana
14 7 (0.85%) Consul
14 7 (0.85%) Nessus
14 7 (0.85%) Nmap
15 6 (0.73%) Salt
15 6 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
16 5 (0.61%) HAProxy
16 5 (0.61%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 139 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 112 (13.56%) VMware
3 96 (11.62%) Google
4 91 (11.02%) WorldPay
5 84 (10.17%) Oracle
6 80 (9.69%) Splunk
7 61 (7.38%) AppDynamics
8 52 (6.30%) Citrix
9 51 (6.17%) Cisco
10 42 (5.08%) BMC
11 40 (4.84%) F5
12 37 (4.48%) Fortinet
13 36 (4.36%) IBM
14 31 (3.75%) ServiceNow
15 28 (3.39%) New Relic
16 25 (3.03%) Red Hat
17 16 (1.94%) HP
18 15 (1.82%) Xamarin
19 13 (1.57%) Qualys
20 12 (1.45%) Intel