Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 36 76
Rank change year-on-year +9 +40 +55
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 574 811 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.57% 6.64% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.50% 7.33% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 442 559 365
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +4.17% +4.35%

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 6,751 11,071 10,971
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.99% 90.63% 90.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5,108 8,436 8,820
East of England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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
Cambridgeshire +24 222 £53,000 +3.41% 65
Hertfordshire +3 213 £65,000 +8.33% 25
Bedfordshire -1 85 £57,500 - 6
Essex +39 29 £57,500 +31.43% 12
Norfolk +4 13 £50,000 +2.56% 6
Suffolk -22 12 £45,000 -18.18% 2
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 253 (44.08%) Amazon AWS
2 248 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (40.24%) Linux
4 224 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
5 204 (35.54%) Python
6 180 (31.36%) Docker
7 140 (24.39%) Java
8 128 (22.30%) Ansible
9 120 (20.91%) .NET
10 119 (20.73%) SQL
11 118 (20.56%) C#
12 114 (19.86%) Kubernetes
13 112 (19.51%) Windows
14 109 (18.99%) JavaScript
15 108 (18.82%) Git (software)
15 108 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
16 105 (18.29%) Microsoft
17 96 (16.72%) Jenkins
18 95 (16.55%) Test Automation
19 90 (15.68%) Puppet
20 83 (14.46%) PowerShell
20 83 (14.46%) TDD
21 82 (14.29%) Web Services
22 80 (13.94%) Software Engineering
23 76 (13.24%) VMware
23 76 (13.24%) Scrum
24 75 (13.07%) Terraform
25 67 (11.67%) AngularJS
26 66 (11.50%) Configuration Management
27 64 (11.15%) Retail

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 28 (4.88%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (4.18%) IIS
3 23 (4.01%) nginx
3 23 (4.01%) SharePoint
4 20 (3.48%) Apache
5 16 (2.79%) OpenStack
5 16 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.26%) Confluence
7 11 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (1.92%) CloudStack
8 9 (1.57%) JBoss
9 7 (1.22%) NServiceBus
9 7 (1.22%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.70%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.70%) WildFly
12 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.35%) Drupal
13 2 (0.35%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (0.35%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (0.70%) GNU Octave
1 4 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.17%) HipChat
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 11 (1.92%) SAP ERP
2 8 (1.39%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.70%) SAP GRC
3 4 (0.70%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.35%) GoldMine
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 253 (44.08%) Amazon AWS
2 224 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 55 (9.58%) SaaS
4 41 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
5 40 (6.97%) IaaS
6 33 (5.75%) PaaS
7 32 (5.57%) AWS CloudFormation
8 31 (5.40%) Office 365
9 25 (4.36%) OpenShift
10 16 (2.79%) GitHub
11 14 (2.44%) Serverless
12 13 (2.26%) Heroku
13 11 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
13 11 (1.92%) DigitalOcean
14 9 (1.57%) OneDrive
15 8 (1.39%) Azure Stack
16 7 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 6 (1.05%) Amazon S3
18 5 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.79%) DNS
2 33 (5.75%) HTTP
3 21 (3.66%) DHCP
4 20 (3.48%) TCP/IP
5 18 (3.14%) Internet
6 17 (2.96%) Firewall
6 17 (2.96%) SNMP
7 14 (2.44%) VPN
8 13 (2.26%) SAN
8 13 (2.26%) SMTP
8 13 (2.26%) SSL
9 12 (2.09%) VRRP
10 9 (1.57%) BIG-IP
10 9 (1.57%) Cisco Nexus
10 9 (1.57%) FabricPath
10 9 (1.57%) VLAN
11 4 (0.70%) Network Security
12 3 (0.52%) ICMP
13 2 (0.35%) AMQP
13 2 (0.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.79%) MySQL
3 35 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (5.40%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.05%) MongoDB
6 21 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (3.48%) Big Data
8 19 (3.31%) NoSQL
9 16 (2.79%) Redis
10 14 (2.44%) MariaDB
11 12 (2.09%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.92%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.39%) Hadoop
14 6 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 5 (0.87%) Geospatial Data
15 5 (0.87%) GIS
15 5 (0.87%) SAP HANA
16 4 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
16 4 (0.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 108 (18.82%) Git (software)
2 96 (16.72%) Jenkins
3 60 (10.45%) Octopus Deploy
4 59 (10.28%) TeamCity
5 39 (6.79%) Selenium
6 37 (6.45%) JIRA
7 29 (5.05%) Visual Studio Team System
8 26 (4.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 24 (4.18%) SpecFlow
10 22 (3.83%) Gradle
11 20 (3.48%) Subversion
12 19 (3.31%) JUnit
12 19 (3.31%) NUnit
13 18 (3.14%) JMeter
13 18 (3.14%) Maven
13 18 (3.14%) Moq
14 16 (2.79%) WebDriver
15 15 (2.61%) Cucumber
16 12 (2.09%) Mercurial
16 12 (2.09%) SoapUI
General
1 64 (11.15%) Retail
2 41 (7.14%) Finance
3 14 (2.44%) Banking
4 10 (1.74%) Legal
4 10 (1.74%) Manufacturing
4 10 (1.74%) Marketing
5 9 (1.57%) Games
5 9 (1.57%) Retail Banking
6 4 (0.70%) Electronics
6 4 (0.70%) Law
6 4 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.52%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.35%) Automotive
8 2 (0.35%) Publishing
9 1 (0.17%) Advertising
9 1 (0.17%) Back Office
9 1 (0.17%) Local Government
9 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 195 (33.97%) DevOps Engineer
2 129 (22.47%) Developer
3 52 (9.06%) Linux Engineer
4 47 (8.19%) Cloud Engineer
5 39 (6.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 37 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 36 (6.27%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 31 (5.40%) AWS Engineer
9 29 (5.05%) Architect
9 29 (5.05%) Automation Engineer
10 27 (4.70%) Java Developer
11 25 (4.36%) Lead DevOps
12 24 (4.18%) AWS DevOps
12 24 (4.18%) C# Developer
12 24 (4.18%) JavaScript Developer
13 23 (4.01%) Full Stack Developer
13 23 (4.01%) Software Engineer
14 21 (3.66%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 21 (3.66%) DevOps Automation Engineer
14 21 (3.66%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (20.91%) .NET
2 82 (14.29%) Web Services
3 67 (11.67%) AngularJS
4 52 (9.06%) RESTful
5 47 (8.19%) React
6 42 (7.32%) Node.js
7 34 (5.92%) .NET Core
8 33 (5.75%) ASP.NET
9 32 (5.57%) CSS
10 31 (5.40%) Sass
11 30 (5.23%) HTML
12 26 (4.53%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (4.36%) Spring
14 23 (4.01%) Kafka
14 23 (4.01%) RabbitMQ
15 22 (3.83%) Elastic Stack
16 19 (3.31%) JSON
17 18 (3.14%) Ninject
17 18 (3.14%) REST
17 18 (3.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.40%) Hybrid Cloud
3 18 (3.14%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.96%) PKI
4 17 (2.96%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.79%) Data Centre
5 16 (2.79%) Public Cloud
5 16 (2.79%) Renewable Energy
6 15 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.44%) Replication
8 12 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
9 11 (1.92%) e-Learning
9 11 (1.92%) Linux Command Line
10 10 (1.74%) Internet of Things
10 10 (1.74%) Private Cloud
11 9 (1.57%) Blog
12 8 (1.39%) Algorithms
12 8 (1.39%) NHS
13 6 (1.05%) Cyberthreat
13 6 (1.05%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 231 (40.24%) Linux
2 112 (19.51%) Windows
3 55 (9.58%) CentOS
4 40 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (5.92%) Ubuntu
6 32 (5.57%) Windows Server
7 21 (3.66%) Debian
8 16 (2.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (2.44%) Unix
10 12 (2.09%) Solaris
11 9 (1.57%) SUSE
12 4 (0.70%) Android
13 3 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
14 2 (0.35%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 1 (0.17%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
3 95 (16.55%) Test Automation
4 83 (14.46%) TDD
5 80 (13.94%) Software Engineering
6 76 (13.24%) Scrum
7 66 (11.50%) Configuration Management
8 60 (10.45%) Infrastructure as Code
9 51 (8.89%) Deployment Automation
10 47 (8.19%) Microservices
10 47 (8.19%) Problem-Solving
11 44 (7.67%) Open Source
11 44 (7.67%) Unit Testing
12 43 (7.49%) BDD
13 42 (7.32%) SDLC
14 41 (7.14%) Kanban
15 38 (6.62%) Infrastructure Automation
16 35 (6.10%) High Availability
17 33 (5.75%) Mentoring
18 29 (5.05%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 204 (35.54%) Python
2 140 (24.39%) Java
3 119 (20.73%) SQL
4 118 (20.56%) C#
5 109 (18.99%) JavaScript
6 83 (14.46%) PowerShell
7 50 (8.71%) Bash Shell
8 40 (6.97%) Ruby
9 39 (6.79%) C++
10 38 (6.62%) Perl
11 32 (5.57%) Go
12 26 (4.53%) TypeScript
13 23 (4.01%) Shell Script
14 21 (3.66%) PHP
15 19 (3.31%) T-SQL
16 18 (3.14%) Scala
17 13 (2.26%) C
17 13 (2.26%) Rust
18 12 (2.09%) PHP 5
18 12 (2.09%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 43 (7.49%) Degree
2 16 (2.79%) CISSP
2 16 (2.79%) RHCE
3 13 (2.26%) LPIC
3 13 (2.26%) RHCT
4 12 (2.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.92%) CEH
5 11 (1.92%) ISEB
6 8 (1.39%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.87%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.87%) SC Cleared
9 4 (0.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 4 (0.70%) Master's Degree
10 3 (0.52%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.52%) GCIA
10 3 (0.52%) GSEC
10 3 (0.52%) RHCSA
10 3 (0.52%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.32%) QA
2 32 (5.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.39%) COBIT
5 5 (0.87%) GDPR
5 5 (0.87%) HIPAA
6 2 (0.35%) SLA
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) NIST
System Software
1 180 (31.36%) Docker
2 57 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (3.83%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.31%) VMware NSX
5 12 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.09%) KVM
6 9 (1.57%) vSphere
7 5 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.52%) XenApp
9 2 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.17%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 128 (22.30%) Ansible
2 114 (19.86%) Kubernetes
3 90 (15.68%) Puppet
4 75 (13.07%) Terraform
5 55 (9.58%) Opscode Chef
6 30 (5.23%) Prometheus
7 21 (3.66%) Docker Swarm
8 17 (2.96%) Nagios
9 15 (2.61%) Packer
9 15 (2.61%) vRealize
10 13 (2.26%) Kibana
11 12 (2.09%) HAProxy
11 12 (2.09%) logstash
11 12 (2.09%) Rsyslog
11 12 (2.09%) yum
12 11 (1.92%) Grafana
13 10 (1.74%) SCOM
14 9 (1.57%) SCCM
14 9 (1.57%) SCOrch
15 6 (1.05%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 105 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 76 (13.24%) VMware
3 45 (7.84%) Red Hat
4 37 (6.45%) Oracle
5 17 (2.96%) Google
5 17 (2.96%) Splunk
6 13 (2.26%) SAP
7 12 (2.09%) Sybase
8 11 (1.92%) Cisco
8 11 (1.92%) F5
8 11 (1.92%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 8 (1.39%) Qualys
10 8 (1.39%) Veracode
10 8 (1.39%) WorldPay
11 7 (1.22%) Sitecore
12 6 (1.05%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.70%) Citrix
13 4 (0.70%) IBM
14 3 (0.52%) Dynatrace