Period
to 28 October 2020

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 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 25 32
Rank change year-on-year +8 +7 +41
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 210 531 708
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 11.54% 7.72% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.88% 8.51% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 193 452 590
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +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 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 1,630 6,238 9,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.56% 90.73% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,290 4,393 7,099
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,725 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,500 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +5.00%

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 28 October 2020.

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 28 October 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
Cambridgeshire +11 79 £60,000 +14.29% 27
Essex +25 56 £60,000 +4.35% 12
Bedfordshire +20 35 £65,000 +8.33% 6
Hertfordshire -8 23 £52,500 -7.08% 20
Suffolk +8 9 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Norfolk +29 8 £41,250 -17.50% 3
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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 of England region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 121 (57.62%) Azure
2 106 (50.48%) AWS
3 100 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (34.29%) Python
5 70 (33.33%) Linux
6 61 (29.05%) Docker
7 60 (28.57%) Git (software)
8 59 (28.10%) Terraform
9 54 (25.71%) Java
10 52 (24.76%) Jenkins
11 51 (24.29%) SQL
12 45 (21.43%) HTML
12 45 (21.43%) Ansible
13 41 (19.52%) JavaScript
14 37 (17.62%) Microsoft
15 35 (16.67%) Kubernetes
15 35 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 34 (16.19%) Microservices
17 32 (15.24%) Scrum
18 30 (14.29%) C#
18 30 (14.29%) CSS
18 30 (14.29%) Software Delivery
19 29 (13.81%) TDD
20 28 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
20 28 (13.33%) .NET
21 27 (12.86%) Analytics
22 26 (12.38%) Web Services
23 25 (11.90%) Windows
23 25 (11.90%) Bash Shell
23 25 (11.90%) Puppet

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 11 (5.24%) Apache Airflow
1 11 (5.24%) Apache Spark
2 10 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.76%) Luigi
3 8 (3.81%) Apache
3 8 (3.81%) Confluence
4 7 (3.33%) CMS
5 5 (2.38%) MQSeries
6 3 (1.43%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.48%) Apache Pulsar
Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.38%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 121 (57.62%) Azure
2 106 (50.48%) AWS
3 12 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (5.71%) Serverless
4 11 (5.24%) Amazon EMR
5 10 (4.76%) Logic Apps
6 9 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (3.33%) Amazon EKS
7 7 (3.33%) npm
7 7 (3.33%) Power Platform
7 7 (3.33%) SaaS
8 5 (2.38%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (2.38%) GCP
9 3 (1.43%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (1.43%) GitHub
9 3 (1.43%) Office 365
9 3 (1.43%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.19%) TCP/IP
2 11 (5.24%) IPv4
2 11 (5.24%) IPv6
3 9 (4.29%) Firewall
4 2 (0.95%) Skype
4 2 (0.95%) VPN
5 1 (0.48%) MQTT
5 1 (0.48%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.43%) MySQL
2 23 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 18 (8.57%) NoSQL
4 17 (8.10%) Big Data
5 14 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (6.19%) Amazon Redshift
6 13 (6.19%) Relational Database
6 13 (6.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (5.24%) Amazon RDS
8 11 (5.24%) Hadoop
9 10 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
9 10 (4.76%) Azkaban
10 8 (3.81%) MariaDB
11 7 (3.33%) Power BI
12 6 (2.86%) MongoDB
13 5 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
13 5 (2.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 60 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 52 (24.76%) Jenkins
3 22 (10.48%) JIRA
4 14 (6.67%) GitLab
5 13 (6.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (5.24%) TeamCity
7 9 (4.29%) Travis CI
8 8 (3.81%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.81%) NUnit
8 8 (3.81%) Selenium
8 8 (3.81%) TestNG
8 8 (3.81%) Visual Studio
8 8 (3.81%) WebDriver
9 5 (2.38%) Maven
10 2 (0.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (0.95%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.48%) Buildbot
11 1 (0.48%) Flyway
11 1 (0.48%) Protractor
11 1 (0.48%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (6.19%) Publishing
2 9 (4.29%) Finance
2 9 (4.29%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.86%) Law
4 4 (1.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.95%) Back Office
5 2 (0.95%) Electronics
6 1 (0.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.48%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.48%) Automotive
6 1 (0.48%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (33.81%) Developer
2 63 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 18 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
3 18 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
4 15 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (6.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 13 (6.19%) AWS Engineer
5 13 (6.19%) Azure Engineer
5 13 (6.19%) Senior Developer
6 12 (5.71%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 12 (5.71%) Java Developer
6 12 (5.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (5.71%) Salesforce Developer
6 12 (5.71%) Software Engineer
7 11 (5.24%) Azure DevOps
7 11 (5.24%) Backend Developer
7 11 (5.24%) PHP Developer
8 10 (4.76%) Network Engineer
8 10 (4.76%) Software Developer
8 10 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (21.43%) HTML
2 35 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 30 (14.29%) CSS
4 28 (13.33%) .NET
5 26 (12.38%) Web Services
6 24 (11.43%) HTML5
7 22 (10.48%) Laravel
7 22 (10.48%) Node.js
8 20 (9.52%) CSS3
9 18 (8.57%) RESTful
9 18 (8.57%) Spring
10 15 (7.14%) React
10 15 (7.14%) Vue.js
11 13 (6.19%) LESS
11 13 (6.19%) Sass
11 13 (6.19%) Vuetify.js
12 12 (5.71%) Visualforce
13 11 (5.24%) SOAP
14 10 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
14 10 (4.76%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.52%) Cloud Native
2 10 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.76%) Data Structures
2 10 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.81%) User Experience
4 7 (3.33%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.90%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.43%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.95%) Grid Computing
8 2 (0.95%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.48%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.48%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 70 (33.33%) Linux
2 25 (11.90%) Windows
3 12 (5.71%) CentOS
3 12 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.24%) Debian
5 10 (4.76%) Windows Server
6 9 (4.29%) Ubuntu
7 5 (2.38%) Unix
8 3 (1.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.48%) Android
9 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.19%) Microservices
3 32 (15.24%) Scrum
4 30 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 29 (13.81%) TDD
6 28 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (12.86%) Analytics
8 25 (11.90%) Infrastructure as Code
8 25 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
9 21 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 19 (9.05%) BDD
11 18 (8.57%) Data Science
11 18 (8.57%) Software Engineering
12 16 (7.62%) Configuration Management
12 16 (7.62%) MVC
13 15 (7.14%) Kanban
13 15 (7.14%) Machine Learning
13 15 (7.14%) Migration
13 15 (7.14%) Web Development
14 14 (6.67%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 72 (34.29%) Python
2 54 (25.71%) Java
3 51 (24.29%) SQL
4 41 (19.52%) JavaScript
5 30 (14.29%) C#
6 25 (11.90%) Bash Shell
7 21 (10.00%) PHP
8 19 (9.05%) Perl
9 18 (8.57%) C++
9 18 (8.57%) PowerShell
10 12 (5.71%) Apex Code
11 11 (5.24%) Scala
12 9 (4.29%) TypeScript
13 8 (3.81%) VB.NET
14 7 (3.33%) PHP 7
14 7 (3.33%) R
15 6 (2.86%) Java 8
16 4 (1.90%) Rust
17 3 (1.43%) Go
18 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (11.90%) Degree
2 14 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (4.29%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.29%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.38%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.95%) ISEB
5 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 61 (29.05%) Docker
2 20 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 10 (4.76%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (4.29%) VirtualBox
5 7 (3.33%) Xen
6 3 (1.43%) iptables
7 1 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.48%) vSphere
7 1 (0.48%) zsh
Systems Management
1 59 (28.10%) Terraform
2 45 (21.43%) Ansible
3 35 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 25 (11.90%) Puppet
5 14 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (4.29%) Kibana
7 8 (3.81%) logstash
8 4 (1.90%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.43%) Istio
9 3 (1.43%) Nagios
10 1 (0.48%) Bareos
10 1 (0.48%) Graylog
10 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.48%) Opsgenie
10 1 (0.48%) Packer
10 1 (0.48%) StatsD
Vendors
1 37 (17.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.62%) VMware
3 12 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (2.38%) IBM
4 5 (2.38%) JD Edwards
5 4 (1.90%) Cisco
6 3 (1.43%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.43%) Dynatrace
6 3 (1.43%) Juniper
6 3 (1.43%) New Relic
6 3 (1.43%) SonicWALL
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle
7 2 (0.95%) Pega
7 2 (0.95%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.95%) SaltStack
7 2 (0.95%) WSO2
8 1 (0.48%) Apple
8 1 (0.48%) Cloudera
8 1 (0.48%) EMC
8 1 (0.48%) MicroStrategy