Period
to

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 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 18 23 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 753 377 263
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 10.74% 7.83% 9.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.46% 8.61% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 245 220 180
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,700 £34,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £52,750
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +13.74% -4.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £71,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +0.06%

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 6,572 4,378 2,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 93.71% 90.94% 90.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,783 2,519 2,022
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,500 £28,775
25th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in the East of England over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

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 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire +7 291 £75,000 +30.43% 66
Hertfordshire +7 267 £62,500 -3.85% 49
Essex -7 112 £55,000 -15.38% 12
Suffolk +6 44 £52,000 +4.00% 6
Bedfordshire +1 44 £60,000 -11.11% 6
Norfolk +2 5 £63,750 +27.50% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, 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.

1 381 (50.60%) Agile
2 362 (48.07%) AWS
3 319 (42.36%) Azure
4 285 (37.85%) CI/CD
5 271 (35.99%) Software Engineering
6 257 (34.13%) Degree
7 240 (31.87%) C#
8 205 (27.22%) Python
9 185 (24.57%) JavaScript
9 185 (24.57%) Social Skills
10 174 (23.11%) Docker
11 172 (22.84%) Terraform
12 171 (22.71%) Java
13 168 (22.31%) Computer Science
14 161 (21.38%) Linux
15 160 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
16 159 (21.12%) Microsoft
17 142 (18.86%) Git (software)
17 142 (18.86%) Kubernetes
18 140 (18.59%) Commercialisation
19 139 (18.46%) Jenkins
20 132 (17.53%) Risk Management
21 131 (17.40%) Mentoring
22 130 (17.26%) Ansible
23 127 (16.87%) GCP
23 127 (16.87%) Serverless
24 126 (16.73%) .NET
25 123 (16.33%) TDD
26 110 (14.61%) Platform Engineering
27 109 (14.48%) Azure DevOps

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 23 (3.05%) OpenStack
2 10 (1.33%) Apache Spark
2 10 (1.33%) Confluence
3 8 (1.06%) CMS
3 8 (1.06%) Kentico
4 7 (0.93%) Apache
4 7 (0.93%) JBoss
4 7 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (0.80%) IIS
5 6 (0.80%) Umbraco
6 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
7 4 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
7 4 (0.53%) ArcGIS
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.53%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.27%) Moodle
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Fuse
8 2 (0.27%) SugarCRM
8 2 (0.27%) Totara
Applications
1 10 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.27%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 17 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.13%) Maximo
3 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.13%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 362 (48.07%) AWS
2 319 (42.36%) Azure
3 127 (16.87%) GCP
3 127 (16.87%) Serverless
4 109 (14.48%) Azure DevOps
5 77 (10.23%) PaaS
6 70 (9.30%) SaaS
7 52 (6.91%) OpenShift
8 43 (5.71%) Power Platform
9 35 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
9 35 (4.65%) GitHub
10 34 (4.52%) Amazon EC2
10 34 (4.52%) AWS Lambda
11 29 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
11 29 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
12 24 (3.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 22 (2.92%) Dynamics 365
14 21 (2.79%) Azure Event Grid
14 21 (2.79%) Route 53
15 20 (2.66%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.78%) Firewall
2 34 (4.52%) Internet
3 27 (3.59%) Broadband
4 19 (2.52%) Modbus
4 19 (2.52%) RS-422
4 19 (2.52%) RS-485
5 18 (2.39%) VPN
6 16 (2.12%) NAS
6 16 (2.12%) SAN
6 16 (2.12%) Wireless
7 12 (1.59%) Kerberos
8 6 (0.80%) DNS
8 6 (0.80%) HTTP
9 5 (0.66%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.53%) BGP
10 4 (0.53%) SMTP
11 2 (0.27%) Cisco IPT
11 2 (0.27%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.13%) InfiniBand
12 1 (0.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (7.70%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.18%) MySQL
2 39 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
3 35 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 35 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 33 (4.38%) Amazon RDS
5 27 (3.59%) Power BI
6 26 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 25 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
8 23 (3.05%) Big Data
9 19 (2.52%) Tableau
10 18 (2.39%) MongoDB
11 17 (2.26%) Data Lake
12 13 (1.73%) Looker
13 11 (1.46%) Amazon Athena
13 11 (1.46%) Neo4j
14 9 (1.20%) Amazon Aurora
14 9 (1.20%) NoSQL
14 9 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (1.06%) UniData
Development Applications
1 142 (18.86%) Git (software)
2 139 (18.46%) Jenkins
3 91 (12.08%) JIRA
4 58 (7.70%) TeamCity
5 53 (7.04%) GitLab
6 25 (3.32%) Maven
7 21 (2.79%) Visual Studio
8 18 (2.39%) Subversion
9 15 (1.99%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (1.59%) JUnit
11 11 (1.46%) Gradle
11 11 (1.46%) Mockito
11 11 (1.46%) NUnit
12 10 (1.33%) Selenium
13 9 (1.20%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.20%) Gerrit
13 9 (1.20%) Moq
13 9 (1.20%) MSTest
14 8 (1.06%) Spinnaker
15 4 (0.53%) CircleCI
General
1 185 (24.57%) Social Skills
2 109 (14.48%) Finance
3 61 (8.10%) Legal
4 50 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (5.84%) Marketing
6 36 (4.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 34 (4.52%) Electronics
8 32 (4.25%) Manufacturing
9 30 (3.98%) Games
10 28 (3.72%) Retail
11 24 (3.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 18 (2.39%) Presentation Skills
13 17 (2.26%) Law
14 15 (1.99%) Billing
15 12 (1.59%) Organisational Skills
16 11 (1.46%) Publishing
17 10 (1.33%) Influencing Skills
18 6 (0.80%) Public Sector
19 5 (0.66%) Back Office
20 4 (0.53%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 129 (17.13%) Software Engineer
2 128 (17.00%) Developer
3 117 (15.54%) DevOps Engineer
4 104 (13.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 53 (7.04%) Principal Engineer
6 42 (5.58%) Graduate
7 37 (4.91%) Architect
8 34 (4.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 30 (3.98%) Data Engineer
10 28 (3.72%) Senior Developer
11 27 (3.59%) Senior DevOps
12 25 (3.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 23 (3.05%) Graduate Cloud Engineer
13 23 (3.05%) Test Engineer
14 22 (2.92%) Technical Manager
15 21 (2.79%) AWS Engineer
15 21 (2.79%) C# Developer
15 21 (2.79%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 21 (2.79%) Lead Developer
15 21 (2.79%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (16.73%) .NET
2 109 (14.48%) React
3 108 (14.34%) AngularJS
4 84 (11.16%) CSS
5 83 (11.02%) HTML
6 60 (7.97%) HTML5
7 56 (7.44%) Vue.js
8 55 (7.30%) CSS3
8 55 (7.30%) Node.js
9 50 (6.64%) .NET Core
10 46 (6.11%) WinForms
10 46 (6.11%) WPF
11 45 (5.98%) RESTful
12 40 (5.31%) Velocity
13 30 (3.98%) Web Services
14 28 (3.72%) ASP.NET
14 28 (3.72%) REST
15 26 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (3.32%) .NET Framework
17 24 (3.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 100 (13.28%) User Experience
2 79 (10.49%) Self-Motivation
3 78 (10.36%) Data Structures
4 76 (10.09%) Cloud Native
5 70 (9.30%) Algorithms
6 38 (5.05%) Life Science
7 30 (3.98%) Public Cloud
8 28 (3.72%) Virtual Team
9 27 (3.59%) IoT
10 25 (3.32%) Management Information System
11 24 (3.19%) Linux Command Line
12 23 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (2.26%) Private Cloud
14 16 (2.12%) Cyberattack
14 16 (2.12%) Greenfield Project
14 16 (2.12%) Smart Home
15 15 (1.99%) Mobile App
16 14 (1.86%) Data Centre
17 12 (1.59%) Biotechnology
18 10 (1.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 161 (21.38%) Linux
2 86 (11.42%) Windows
3 25 (3.32%) Unix
4 19 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (2.52%) Windows Server
5 18 (2.39%) CentOS
6 16 (2.12%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (0.66%) Android
7 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.53%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 381 (50.60%) Agile
2 285 (37.85%) CI/CD
3 271 (35.99%) Software Engineering
4 168 (22.31%) Computer Science
5 160 (21.25%) Continuous Integration
6 140 (18.59%) Commercialisation
7 132 (17.53%) Risk Management
8 131 (17.40%) Mentoring
9 123 (16.33%) TDD
10 110 (14.61%) Platform Engineering
11 102 (13.55%) Infrastructure as Code
12 99 (13.15%) Full Stack Development
13 97 (12.88%) Scrum
13 97 (12.88%) Test Automation
14 90 (11.95%) Artificial Intelligence
15 87 (11.55%) Software Testing
16 86 (11.42%) Data Science
17 85 (11.29%) Problem-Solving
18 74 (9.83%) SDLC
19 72 (9.56%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 240 (31.87%) C#
2 205 (27.22%) Python
3 185 (24.57%) JavaScript
4 171 (22.71%) Java
5 109 (14.48%) SQL
6 87 (11.55%) C++
7 81 (10.76%) C
8 63 (8.37%) PowerShell
9 57 (7.57%) TypeScript
10 48 (6.37%) Bash
11 46 (6.11%) Objective-C
12 35 (4.65%) Go
13 23 (3.05%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.39%) Perl
15 17 (2.26%) Apex Code
15 17 (2.26%) Scala
16 16 (2.12%) Ada
16 16 (2.12%) VBA
17 15 (1.99%) PHP
18 13 (1.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 257 (34.13%) Degree
2 102 (13.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 46 (6.11%) Security Cleared
4 26 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 18 (2.39%) PhD
6 17 (2.26%) SC Cleared
7 15 (1.99%) AWS Certification
8 10 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.93%) CCNA
10 7 (0.93%) CCNP
10 7 (0.93%) NCDA
11 6 (0.80%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.80%) PMP
12 4 (0.53%) HND
13 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.40%) Numerate Degree
14 2 (0.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 2 (0.27%) CISSP
14 2 (0.27%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (9.30%) Accessibility
2 21 (2.79%) QA
3 19 (2.52%) SLA
4 18 (2.39%) PCI DSS
5 15 (1.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.80%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.53%) PMO
8 3 (0.40%) GxP
9 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.13%) COBIT
10 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.13%) DICOM
10 1 (0.13%) IEC 62304
10 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
10 1 (0.13%) NCSC
10 1 (0.13%) NIST
10 1 (0.13%) SOC 2
System Software
1 174 (23.11%) Docker
2 20 (2.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.93%) vSphere
5 5 (0.66%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.53%) NFS
6 4 (0.53%) Samba
6 4 (0.53%) zsh
7 1 (0.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.13%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 172 (22.84%) Terraform
2 142 (18.86%) Kubernetes
3 130 (17.26%) Ansible
4 16 (2.12%) Puppet
5 15 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (1.86%) Grafana
7 8 (1.06%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (0.93%) Nagios
8 7 (0.93%) Rancher
8 7 (0.93%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.66%) MIIS
9 5 (0.66%) Prometheus
10 4 (0.53%) Argo
11 3 (0.40%) Istio
11 3 (0.40%) Packer
12 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
12 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
13 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 159 (21.12%) Microsoft
2 94 (12.48%) Salesforce.com
3 71 (9.43%) IBM
4 67 (8.90%) McKesson
5 44 (5.84%) Google
6 37 (4.91%) Red Hat
7 36 (4.78%) VMware
8 28 (3.72%) Oracle
9 27 (3.59%) BT
10 21 (2.79%) MuleSoft
11 17 (2.26%) Atlassian
11 17 (2.26%) Citrix
12 16 (2.12%) Cisco
13 12 (1.59%) Splunk
14 9 (1.20%) Databricks
14 9 (1.20%) NetApp
15 8 (1.06%) Palantir
16 7 (0.93%) Adobe
16 7 (0.93%) Sitecore
16 7 (0.93%) Xamarin