The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 71 127
Rank change year-on-year +28 +56  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 4958 3740 2550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.92% 4.04% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 4.54% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3984 3233 2052
Median salary £60,000 £58,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +5.90%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

DevOps is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75142 82315 90296
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.70% 88.99% 88.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60877 69674 74649
Median salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing DevOps as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in England

DevOps
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for DevOps in England

DevOps
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in England

DevOps
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 2946 £67,500 +3.84% 425
South East +37 619 £55,000 +10.00% 93
North West +37 377 £47,500 +5.55% 63
East of England +33 286 £55,000 +10.00% 33
Yorkshire +6 245 £50,000 +11.11% 47
South West +1 236 £46,000 +2.22% 35
West Midlands +44 114 £45,000 -19.28% 25
East Midlands +16 91 £52,500 +5.00% 17
North East +27 28 £35,000 -34.88% 5
DevOps
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 4644 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4203 (45.85%) Linux
3 3207 (34.99%) Amazon AWS
4 2998 (32.71%) Python
5 2787 (30.41%) Java
6 2775 (30.27%) Puppet
7 2377 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
8 2345 (25.58%) Ansible
9 2252 (24.57%) Jenkins
10 2235 (24.38%) Docker
11 2230 (24.33%) Opscode Chef
12 1870 (20.40%) Finance
13 1783 (19.45%) SQL
14 1740 (18.98%) Git (software)
15 1705 (18.60%) Scrum
16 1607 (17.53%) JavaScript
17 1567 (17.10%) Microsoft Azure
18 1564 (17.06%) Windows
19 1513 (16.51%) TDD
20 1510 (16.47%) .NET
21 1468 (16.02%) Bash Shell
22 1429 (15.59%) Ruby
23 1376 (15.01%) C#
24 1311 (14.30%) Configuration Management
25 1223 (13.34%) Open Source
26 1201 (13.10%) Software Engineering
27 1181 (12.88%) MySQL
28 1154 (12.59%) SQL Server
29 1142 (12.46%) Microsoft
30 1120 (12.22%) Unix

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 804 (8.77%) Apache
2 525 (5.73%) Elasticsearch
3 479 (5.23%) OpenStack
4 458 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 441 (4.81%) IIS
6 335 (3.65%) Confluence
6 335 (3.65%) nginx
7 282 (3.08%) Apache Spark
8 241 (2.63%) JBoss
9 219 (2.39%) WebSphere
10 207 (2.26%) WebLogic
11 156 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 143 (1.56%) SharePoint
13 137 (1.49%) CMS
14 136 (1.48%) CloudStack
15 114 (1.24%) Apache Solr
16 106 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
17 79 (0.86%) Drupal
18 63 (0.69%) MS Exchange
19 58 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 59 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 35 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (0.087%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.076%) Campfire
6 6 (0.065%) HipChat
7 5 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.055%) SPSS
8 4 (0.044%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (0.033%) Autodesk Inventor
9 3 (0.033%) Chatbot
9 3 (0.033%) GNU Octave
9 3 (0.033%) Siemens NX
9 3 (0.033%) Solid Edge
10 2 (0.022%) InDesign
10 2 (0.022%) MicroStation
10 2 (0.022%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.011%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.011%) AutoCAD
11 1 (0.011%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 150 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 79 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 39 (0.43%) Magento
4 32 (0.35%) Actimize
5 28 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
7 15 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
8 14 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
9 13 (0.14%) Eloqua
10 11 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
11 9 (0.098%) Dynamics AX
11 9 (0.098%) Oracle BPM
12 7 (0.076%) SAP CO
12 7 (0.076%) SAP FI
12 7 (0.076%) SAP FI/CO
13 6 (0.065%) Siebel CRM
14 5 (0.055%) Sentinel
15 4 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
15 4 (0.044%) SAP BPC
15 4 (0.044%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 3207 (34.99%) Amazon AWS
2 1567 (17.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 445 (4.85%) GitHub
4 435 (4.75%) SaaS
5 401 (4.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 348 (3.80%) PaaS
7 337 (3.68%) IaaS
8 335 (3.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 302 (3.29%) Amazon EC2
10 215 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
11 184 (2.01%) Amazon S3
12 128 (1.40%) Office 365
13 112 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 98 (1.07%) Amazon ELB
15 91 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
16 72 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
17 70 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 67 (0.73%) OpenShift
19 56 (0.61%) Slack
20 54 (0.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 387 (4.22%) Firewall
2 352 (3.84%) DNS
3 272 (2.97%) Internet
4 270 (2.95%) TCP/IP
5 239 (2.61%) HTTP
6 162 (1.77%) SAN
7 146 (1.59%) VPN
8 132 (1.44%) LDAP
9 130 (1.42%) LAN
10 123 (1.34%) WAN
11 88 (0.96%) SSL
12 81 (0.88%) VoIP
13 77 (0.84%) DHCP
14 63 (0.69%) Network Security
15 61 (0.67%) VLAN
16 59 (0.64%) NAS
17 52 (0.57%) SMTP
18 45 (0.49%) iSCSI
19 41 (0.45%) MPLS
20 40 (0.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1181 (12.88%) MySQL
2 1154 (12.59%) SQL Server
3 790 (8.62%) NoSQL
4 770 (8.40%) MongoDB
5 668 (7.29%) Big Data
6 441 (4.81%) Hadoop
7 421 (4.59%) PostgreSQL
8 401 (4.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 356 (3.88%) Relational Database
10 306 (3.34%) Redis
11 206 (2.25%) Amazon RDS
12 165 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 145 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
14 143 (1.56%) RDBMS
15 118 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 109 (1.19%) Oracle Database
17 107 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
18 103 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
19 100 (1.09%) Apache Hive
20 89 (0.97%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 2252 (24.57%) Jenkins
2 1740 (18.98%) Git (software)
3 815 (8.89%) JIRA
4 761 (8.30%) TeamCity
5 577 (6.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 486 (5.30%) Selenium
7 456 (4.97%) Maven
8 455 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 433 (4.72%) Subversion
10 430 (4.69%) Octopus Deploy
11 385 (4.20%) Vagrant
12 254 (2.77%) Bitbucket
13 236 (2.57%) JUnit
14 229 (2.50%) Cucumber
15 225 (2.45%) Hudson
16 192 (2.09%) Visual Studio
17 183 (2.00%) Gradle
18 167 (1.82%) MSBuild
19 158 (1.72%) Ant
20 157 (1.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1870 (20.40%) Finance
2 675 (7.36%) Banking
3 543 (5.92%) Retail
4 390 (4.25%) Marketing
5 384 (4.19%) Telecoms
6 273 (2.98%) Games
7 214 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 196 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 171 (1.87%) Electronics
10 112 (1.22%) Advertising
11 88 (0.96%) Retail Banking
12 85 (0.93%) Legal
13 79 (0.86%) Financial Institution
14 75 (0.82%) Law
15 68 (0.74%) Back Office
16 66 (0.72%) Front Office
17 50 (0.55%) Publishing
18 31 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
18 31 (0.34%) Local Government
19 26 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2859 (31.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 2109 (23.01%) Developer
3 671 (7.32%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 650 (7.09%) Linux Engineer
5 622 (6.79%) Architect
6 555 (6.05%) Java Developer
7 491 (5.36%) AWS DevOps
7 491 (5.36%) Senior Developer
8 482 (5.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 478 (5.21%) Senior DevOps
10 467 (5.09%) Administrator
11 457 (4.99%) AWS Engineer
12 398 (4.34%) Senior DevOps Engineer
13 384 (4.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 380 (4.15%) Consultant
15 378 (4.12%) Software Engineer
16 370 (4.04%) C# Developer
17 358 (3.91%) Systems Administrator
18 339 (3.70%) .NET Developer
19 332 (3.62%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1510 (16.47%) .NET
2 1045 (11.40%) HTML
3 1031 (11.25%) Web Services
4 939 (10.24%) CSS
5 840 (9.16%) AngularJS
6 720 (7.86%) Node.js
7 633 (6.91%) REST
8 591 (6.45%) ASP.NET
9 554 (6.04%) Spring
10 501 (5.47%) HTML5
11 429 (4.68%) RESTful
12 419 (4.57%) React
12 419 (4.57%) XML
13 397 (4.33%) LAMP
14 367 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 359 (3.92%) CSS3
16 318 (3.47%) .NET Framework
17 315 (3.44%) ASP.NET MVC
18 314 (3.43%) jQuery
19 301 (3.28%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 627 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 482 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
3 440 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
4 437 (4.77%) Data Centre
5 393 (4.29%) Fintech
6 328 (3.58%) User Experience
7 236 (2.57%) Public Cloud
8 208 (2.27%) Management Information System
9 196 (2.14%) Mobile App
10 166 (1.81%) Linux Command Line
11 154 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
12 136 (1.48%) Private Cloud
13 121 (1.32%) iPad
14 114 (1.24%) Algorithms
15 109 (1.19%) Virtual Team
16 101 (1.10%) Clustering
17 78 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
18 73 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 72 (0.79%) Hedge funds
20 67 (0.73%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4203 (45.85%) Linux
2 1564 (17.06%) Windows
3 1120 (12.22%) Unix
4 588 (6.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 538 (5.87%) CentOS
6 504 (5.50%) Windows Server
7 407 (4.44%) Ubuntu
8 202 (2.20%) Debian
9 183 (2.00%) Solaris
10 173 (1.89%) Android
10 173 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 159 (1.73%) Apple iOS
12 127 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
13 87 (0.95%) CoreOS
14 65 (0.71%) AIX
15 33 (0.36%) SUSE
16 32 (0.35%) Mac OS X
17 29 (0.32%) Oracle Linux
18 27 (0.29%) Windows Server 2003
19 21 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4644 (50.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2377 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
3 1705 (18.60%) Scrum
4 1513 (16.51%) TDD
5 1311 (14.30%) Configuration Management
6 1223 (13.34%) Open Source
7 1201 (13.10%) Software Engineering
8 1096 (11.96%) Continuous Delivery
9 1083 (11.82%) Test Automation
10 1021 (11.14%) Microservices
11 821 (8.96%) BDD
12 772 (8.42%) E-Commerce
13 672 (7.33%) SDLC
14 663 (7.23%) MVC
15 660 (7.20%) Mentoring
16 590 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
17 556 (6.07%) SOA
18 530 (5.78%) ITIL
19 526 (5.74%) Kanban
20 519 (5.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2998 (32.71%) Python
2 2787 (30.41%) Java
3 1783 (19.45%) SQL
4 1607 (17.53%) JavaScript
5 1468 (16.02%) Bash Shell
6 1429 (15.59%) Ruby
7 1376 (15.01%) C#
8 895 (9.76%) PowerShell
9 826 (9.01%) PHP
10 814 (8.88%) Perl
11 472 (5.15%) Go
12 467 (5.09%) C++
13 429 (4.68%) Shell Script
14 370 (4.04%) Scala
15 273 (2.98%) C
16 227 (2.48%) Groovy
17 134 (1.46%) T-SQL
18 104 (1.13%) PL/SQL
19 102 (1.11%) VB.NET
20 88 (0.96%) ES6
Qualifications
1 959 (10.46%) Degree
2 353 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 300 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 152 (1.66%) SC Cleared
5 91 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 87 (0.95%) AWS Certification
7 84 (0.92%) ISTQB
8 80 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
9 69 (0.75%) ISEB
10 58 (0.63%) Master's Degree
11 53 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
12 46 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
13 45 (0.49%) Numerate Degree
14 44 (0.48%) CCNA
15 37 (0.40%) CISSP
16 31 (0.34%) RHCE
17 30 (0.33%) PMI Certification
18 29 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 29 (0.32%) RHCSA
19 26 (0.28%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 603 (6.58%) QA
2 130 (1.42%) SLA
3 79 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 76 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 47 (0.51%) GCP
6 30 (0.33%) PMO
7 28 (0.31%) GDPR
8 25 (0.27%) Disclosure Scotland
9 22 (0.24%) COBIT
10 21 (0.23%) Data Quality
11 16 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 16 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 13 (0.14%) ISO 9001
13 9 (0.098%) HMG Security Policy Framework
14 7 (0.076%) MiFID
15 6 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 6 (0.065%) SSAE 16
16 4 (0.044%) PMBOK
16 4 (0.044%) SAS 70
16 4 (0.044%) WCAG
System Software
1 2235 (24.38%) Docker
2 492 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 312 (3.40%) Active Directory
4 206 (2.25%) Xen
5 198 (2.16%) vSphere
6 193 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
7 181 (1.97%) Hyper-V
8 162 (1.77%) XenServer
9 104 (1.13%) KVM
10 92 (1.00%) NFS
11 69 (0.75%) VMware ESXi
12 64 (0.70%) VirtualBox
13 60 (0.65%) LXC
14 58 (0.63%) Varnish
15 41 (0.45%) etcd
16 40 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 32 (0.35%) iptables
18 22 (0.24%) flannel
18 22 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
19 19 (0.21%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 2775 (30.27%) Puppet
2 2345 (25.58%) Ansible
3 2230 (24.33%) Opscode Chef
4 867 (9.46%) Kubernetes
5 594 (6.48%) Terraform
6 492 (5.37%) Nagios
7 225 (2.45%) Salt
8 181 (1.97%) Mesos
9 161 (1.76%) ZABBIX
10 150 (1.64%) Packer
11 134 (1.46%) Graphite
12 123 (1.34%) Grafana
13 120 (1.31%) Tivoli
14 118 (1.29%) logstash
15 110 (1.20%) Cobbler
16 106 (1.16%) Kibana
17 92 (1.00%) Docker Swarm
18 85 (0.93%) HAProxy
19 81 (0.88%) Consul
20 67 (0.73%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1142 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 937 (10.22%) Oracle
3 833 (9.09%) VMware
4 744 (8.12%) Red Hat
5 541 (5.90%) Google
6 277 (3.02%) SAP
7 235 (2.56%) New Relic
8 232 (2.53%) Splunk
9 208 (2.27%) IBM
10 192 (2.09%) SaltStack
11 190 (2.07%) Atlassian
12 184 (2.01%) Cisco
13 154 (1.68%) Cognizant
14 144 (1.57%) AppDynamics
15 117 (1.28%) Rackspace
16 109 (1.19%) EnterpriseDB
17 102 (1.11%) HP
18 98 (1.07%) Salesforce.com
19 83 (0.91%) CA
20 77 (0.84%) Xamarin
East London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 59 minutes ago
City, London
Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000 + Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: 41 minutes ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Networking People
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 50 minutes ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 120000 per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Affecto Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 47 minutes ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 10% pension + 25% bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bens + Influence in Co.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Optima Connections
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55k-65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 46 minutes ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £70,000 to £120,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 120000 per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Posted: 22 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £52000 - £58000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Optima Connections
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday