Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 27 31
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 +48
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 257 579 809
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 9.22% 8.01% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 8.99% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 199 477 608
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,750 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,509 6,444 10,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.03% 89.18% 91.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,897 4,783 7,768
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 12 August 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 12 August 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 +3 96 £60,000 +14.29% 28
Hertfordshire +3 70 £52,500 -12.50% 19
Essex +27 46 £47,500 -11.63% 14
Bedfordshire +3 22 £65,000 +15.56% 4
Suffolk +22 20 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Norfolk +6 3 £52,500 +5.00% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
1 121 (47.08%) Azure
1 121 (47.08%) AWS
2 101 (39.30%) Python
3 82 (31.91%) Linux
4 77 (29.96%) Docker
5 67 (26.07%) Git (software)
6 58 (22.57%) Scrum
7 56 (21.79%) JavaScript
7 56 (21.79%) SQL
8 54 (21.01%) Jenkins
9 53 (20.62%) Ansible
9 53 (20.62%) HTML
9 53 (20.62%) Java
10 51 (19.84%) Infrastructure as Code
11 49 (19.07%) Terraform
12 48 (18.68%) Kubernetes
13 47 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
13 47 (18.29%) Degree
14 44 (17.12%) Bash Shell
14 44 (17.12%) AngularJS
15 42 (16.34%) C#
15 42 (16.34%) CSS
16 40 (15.56%) .NET
17 37 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
18 35 (13.62%) Windows
19 33 (12.84%) JIRA
20 31 (12.06%) Software Engineering
20 31 (12.06%) SQL Server
20 31 (12.06%) Analytics

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 15 (5.84%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (5.06%) Apache Spark
3 11 (4.28%) Apache
3 11 (4.28%) Apache Airflow
4 10 (3.89%) Confluence
4 10 (3.89%) Luigi
5 8 (3.11%) CMS
6 5 (1.95%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.17%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.78%) IIS
8 2 (0.78%) nginx
9 1 (0.39%) Apache Pulsar
Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.72%) NetSuite
2 5 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 121 (47.08%) AWS
1 121 (47.08%) Azure
2 15 (5.84%) GCP
3 14 (5.45%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (5.06%) Amazon EMR
5 12 (4.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (3.89%) Logic Apps
7 9 (3.50%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (3.50%) Power Platform
7 9 (3.50%) Serverless
8 8 (3.11%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (2.33%) GitHub
9 6 (2.33%) npm
10 5 (1.95%) Amazon S3
11 4 (1.56%) AWS CodePipeline
11 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.56%) PaaS
11 4 (1.56%) SaaS
12 3 (1.17%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.67%) Firewall
2 9 (3.50%) Network Security
3 8 (3.11%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.33%) IPv4
4 6 (2.33%) IPv6
5 4 (1.56%) InfiniBand
5 4 (1.56%) Internet
5 4 (1.56%) VPN
6 3 (1.17%) DNS
7 2 (0.78%) BGP
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.78%) DHCP
7 2 (0.78%) HTTP
7 2 (0.78%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.78%) OSPF
7 2 (0.78%) Skype
7 2 (0.78%) WAN
8 1 (0.39%) Cisco Firepower
8 1 (0.39%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.89%) MySQL
3 19 (7.39%) Big Data
4 17 (6.61%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (6.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (6.23%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 14 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
7 14 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.89%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (3.89%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (3.89%) Azkaban
8 10 (3.89%) Hadoop
9 9 (3.50%) Power BI
10 8 (3.11%) MariaDB
11 5 (1.95%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.95%) Redis
11 5 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 67 (26.07%) Git (software)
2 54 (21.01%) Jenkins
3 33 (12.84%) JIRA
4 15 (5.84%) TeamCity
5 14 (5.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (5.45%) GitLab
6 11 (4.28%) Selenium
7 9 (3.50%) Travis CI
8 8 (3.11%) Visual Studio
9 7 (2.72%) Bitbucket
9 7 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (2.33%) Subversion
11 5 (1.95%) Buildbot
11 5 (1.95%) Hudson
11 5 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (1.95%) SonarQube
12 4 (1.56%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.56%) PVCS
13 3 (1.17%) JMeter
General
1 21 (8.17%) Finance
2 12 (4.67%) Manufacturing
3 10 (3.89%) Law
4 8 (3.11%) Retail
5 5 (1.95%) Local Government
5 5 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.56%) Legal
6 4 (1.56%) Marketing
7 3 (1.17%) Back Office
7 3 (1.17%) Police
7 3 (1.17%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.78%) Electronics
8 2 (0.78%) Games
9 1 (0.39%) Advertising
9 1 (0.39%) Automotive
9 1 (0.39%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) French Language
9 1 (0.39%) German Language
Job Titles
1 90 (35.02%) Developer
2 68 (26.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 29 (11.28%) AWS Engineer
4 25 (9.73%) AWS DevOps
5 22 (8.56%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 20 (7.78%) Cloud Engineer
7 18 (7.00%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.61%) Junior
9 14 (5.45%) .NET Developer
9 14 (5.45%) Junior Developer
9 14 (5.45%) Software Engineer
10 13 (5.06%) Software Developer
11 11 (4.28%) PHP Developer
11 11 (4.28%) Python Engineer
12 10 (3.89%) Data Engineer
12 10 (3.89%) DevOps Manager
12 10 (3.89%) Principal Engineer
12 10 (3.89%) Salesforce Developer
13 9 (3.50%) Lead DevOps
13 9 (3.50%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (20.62%) HTML
2 44 (17.12%) AngularJS
3 42 (16.34%) CSS
4 40 (15.56%) .NET
5 30 (11.67%) HTML5
6 27 (10.51%) Web Services
7 24 (9.34%) Node.js
8 20 (7.78%) Sass
9 18 (7.00%) .NET Core
10 17 (6.61%) .NET Framework
10 17 (6.61%) CSS3
10 17 (6.61%) React
10 17 (6.61%) Vue.js
11 16 (6.23%) ASP.NET
11 16 (6.23%) Laravel
12 15 (5.84%) RESTful
13 12 (4.67%) Spring
14 11 (4.28%) Entity Framework
14 11 (4.28%) LAMP
14 11 (4.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.78%) Public Cloud
2 16 (6.23%) Cloud Native
3 15 (5.84%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.06%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (4.28%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.28%) User Experience
6 10 (3.89%) Data Structures
7 8 (3.11%) Algorithms
7 8 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (3.11%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.33%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.95%) Embedded Systems
9 5 (1.95%) EPoS
10 4 (1.56%) Life Science
11 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.78%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
12 1 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.39%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 82 (31.91%) Linux
2 35 (13.62%) Windows
3 16 (6.23%) Unix
4 12 (4.67%) CentOS
5 11 (4.28%) Debian
5 11 (4.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.11%) Ubuntu
7 7 (2.72%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.39%) Android
8 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (22.57%) Scrum
3 51 (19.84%) Infrastructure as Code
4 47 (18.29%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
6 31 (12.06%) Analytics
6 31 (12.06%) Software Engineering
7 28 (10.89%) Computer Science
8 27 (10.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 27 (10.51%) TDD
9 26 (10.12%) Migration
9 26 (10.12%) MVC
10 25 (9.73%) Test Automation
11 21 (8.17%) Web Development
12 20 (7.78%) Open Source
13 19 (7.39%) Microservices
13 19 (7.39%) OO
14 17 (6.61%) Data Science
15 16 (6.23%) Deployment Automation
15 16 (6.23%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.30%) Python
2 56 (21.79%) JavaScript
2 56 (21.79%) SQL
3 53 (20.62%) Java
4 44 (17.12%) Bash Shell
5 42 (16.34%) C#
6 25 (9.73%) C++
7 22 (8.56%) PowerShell
8 20 (7.78%) PHP
9 18 (7.00%) TypeScript
10 15 (5.84%) Perl
11 11 (4.28%) Apex Code
11 11 (4.28%) Scala
12 6 (2.33%) PHP 7
13 5 (1.95%) C
13 5 (1.95%) R
13 5 (1.95%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.56%) Go
14 4 (1.56%) Ruby
14 4 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 47 (18.29%) Degree
2 21 (8.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.11%) CCSP
5 5 (1.95%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.56%) SC Cleared
6 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.17%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.17%) ISEB
7 3 (1.17%) MBCS
8 2 (0.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 2 (0.78%) CCNP
8 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.39%) CCNA
9 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.45%) QA
2 5 (1.95%) GxP
3 3 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.78%) COBIT
4 2 (0.78%) GDPR
5 1 (0.39%) PMO
5 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 77 (29.96%) Docker
2 21 (8.17%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.50%) VirtualBox
5 8 (3.11%) Xen
6 5 (1.95%) Active Directory
7 4 (1.56%) GPFS
7 4 (1.56%) Lustre
7 4 (1.56%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 3 (1.17%) iptables
9 1 (0.39%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.39%) vSphere
9 1 (0.39%) XenApp
9 1 (0.39%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.39%) zsh
Systems Management
1 53 (20.62%) Ansible
2 49 (19.07%) Terraform
3 48 (18.68%) Kubernetes
4 18 (7.00%) Puppet
5 16 (6.23%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (3.50%) Kibana
7 8 (3.11%) logstash
8 4 (1.56%) Prometheus
9 3 (1.17%) Grafana
10 2 (0.78%) Graylog
10 2 (0.78%) MOM
11 1 (0.39%) Bareos
11 1 (0.39%) Graphite
11 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
11 1 (0.39%) Nagios
11 1 (0.39%) Packer
11 1 (0.39%) StatsD
11 1 (0.39%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.39%) vRealize
11 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.45%) VMware
3 11 (4.28%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.89%) Google
5 7 (2.72%) JD Edwards
6 6 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.33%) Cisco
6 6 (2.33%) New Relic
6 6 (2.33%) Oracle
7 5 (1.95%) Juniper
8 4 (1.56%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.17%) HP
9 3 (1.17%) hybris
9 3 (1.17%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (1.17%) SAP
9 3 (1.17%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.17%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.17%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.78%) SaltStack
10 2 (0.78%) Zscaler