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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 85 151
Rank change year-on-year +36 +66  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 4241 3186 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 5.28% 3.25% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.92% 3.67% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3375 2643 1693
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £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 71582 86916 87623
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.15% 88.63% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59383 72761 71685
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +37 2535 £65,000 +4.00% 427
South East +83 587 £52,500 +0.96% 101
North West +53 315 £51,000 +7.36% 70
Yorkshire +5 236 £47,500 +7.95% 46
East of England +62 195 £50,000 -0.49% 40
South West +58 187 £42,500 -10.52% 40
East Midlands +15 82 £52,500 +16.66% 11
West Midlands +27 69 £50,000 +11.11% 14
North East +33 33 £35,000 -9.67% 12
DevOps
UK

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 4325 (52.06%) Agile Software Development
2 3619 (43.56%) Linux
3 2776 (33.41%) Python
4 2760 (33.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2636 (31.73%) Puppet
6 2483 (29.89%) Java
7 2377 (28.61%) Continuous Integration
8 2188 (26.34%) Opscode Chef
9 1974 (23.76%) Jenkins
10 1937 (23.31%) Ansible
11 1729 (20.81%) Docker
12 1712 (20.61%) Scrum
13 1662 (20.00%) SQL
14 1629 (19.61%) Finance
15 1598 (19.23%) Git (software)
16 1494 (17.98%) Windows
17 1481 (17.83%) JavaScript
18 1454 (17.50%) Ruby
19 1401 (16.86%) Configuration Management
20 1387 (16.69%) .NET
21 1362 (16.39%) Bash Shell
22 1297 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
23 1204 (14.49%) C#
24 1183 (14.24%) TDD
25 1093 (13.16%) Microsoft
26 1039 (12.51%) Open Source
27 1034 (12.45%) Software Engineering
28 995 (11.98%) SQL Server
29 994 (11.96%) MySQL
30 975 (11.74%) Web Services

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
1 653 (7.86%) Apache
2 499 (6.01%) IIS
3 497 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
4 383 (4.61%) Tomcat
5 366 (4.41%) OpenStack
6 261 (3.14%) JBoss
7 258 (3.11%) WebSphere
8 252 (3.03%) Apache Spark
9 249 (3.00%) Confluence
10 221 (2.66%) nginx
11 188 (2.26%) WebLogic
12 131 (1.58%) CloudStack
13 130 (1.56%) SharePoint
14 126 (1.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 103 (1.24%) CMS
16 86 (1.04%) Apache Solr
17 66 (0.79%) Apache Pig
18 64 (0.77%) Oracle Service Bus
19 61 (0.73%) Drupal
20 56 (0.67%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 393 (4.73%) MS Excel
2 36 (0.43%) MS Office
3 17 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.12%) HipChat
5 9 (0.11%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.084%) GNU Octave
6 7 (0.084%) InDesign
6 7 (0.084%) MicroStation
6 7 (0.084%) SPSS
7 6 (0.072%) MS Project
7 6 (0.072%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.036%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.024%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.012%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.012%) Autodesk Flame
10 1 (0.012%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.012%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.012%) Houdini
10 1 (0.012%) Maya
Business Applications
1 54 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (0.60%) Magento
3 36 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 32 (0.39%) Oracle EBS
5 27 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
6 19 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
7 16 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 9 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
8 9 (0.11%) Oracle Applications
9 8 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.072%) Sentinel
11 4 (0.048%) assyst
12 3 (0.036%) Eloqua
12 3 (0.036%) Endur
12 3 (0.036%) OpenText MBPM
12 3 (0.036%) Oracle Payables
12 3 (0.036%) Oracle Receivables
12 3 (0.036%) RMDS
12 3 (0.036%) thinkFolio
12 3 (0.036%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 2760 (33.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1297 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 367 (4.42%) SaaS
4 272 (3.27%) GitHub
5 265 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 247 (2.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 241 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
8 238 (2.86%) PaaS
9 204 (2.46%) IaaS
10 180 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
11 171 (2.06%) Office 365
12 146 (1.76%) Amazon S3
13 74 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
13 74 (0.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 72 (0.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 67 (0.81%) Amazon ELB
15 67 (0.81%) CloudBees
16 65 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
17 57 (0.69%) Route 53
18 56 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 365 (4.39%) Firewall
2 328 (3.95%) DNS
3 267 (3.21%) TCP/IP
4 253 (3.05%) Internet
5 192 (2.31%) HTTP
6 136 (1.64%) LAN
7 125 (1.50%) WAN
8 118 (1.42%) SAN
8 118 (1.42%) VPN
9 115 (1.38%) SSL
10 111 (1.34%) LDAP
11 88 (1.06%) DHCP
12 71 (0.85%) VoIP
13 61 (0.73%) Kerberos
14 60 (0.72%) Network Security
15 55 (0.66%) VLAN
16 46 (0.55%) HTTPS
17 42 (0.51%) NAS
18 36 (0.43%) SSH
19 34 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 995 (11.98%) SQL Server
2 994 (11.96%) MySQL
3 713 (8.58%) NoSQL
4 611 (7.35%) Big Data
5 584 (7.03%) MongoDB
6 417 (5.02%) Hadoop
7 409 (4.92%) Relational Database
8 342 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
9 304 (3.66%) Redis
10 263 (3.17%) Apache Cassandra
11 156 (1.88%) RDBMS
12 154 (1.85%) Amazon RDS
13 152 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
14 129 (1.55%) Oracle Database
15 119 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 113 (1.36%) Apache Hive
17 94 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
18 89 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 84 (1.01%) Couchbase
20 81 (0.97%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 1974 (23.76%) Jenkins
2 1598 (19.23%) Git (software)
3 738 (8.88%) TeamCity
4 727 (8.75%) JIRA
5 599 (7.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 465 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
7 463 (5.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 452 (5.44%) Subversion
9 442 (5.32%) Selenium
10 385 (4.63%) Maven
11 373 (4.49%) Vagrant
12 254 (3.06%) Hudson
13 209 (2.52%) MSBuild
14 189 (2.27%) Cucumber
15 177 (2.13%) JUnit
16 165 (1.99%) Visual Studio
17 159 (1.91%) Ant
18 129 (1.55%) Bitbucket
19 128 (1.54%) Gradle
19 128 (1.54%) HP UFT
General
1 1629 (19.61%) Finance
2 629 (7.57%) Banking
3 423 (5.09%) Retail
4 275 (3.31%) Games
5 242 (2.91%) Telecoms
6 217 (2.61%) Marketing
7 137 (1.65%) Advertising
8 113 (1.36%) Investment Banking
9 110 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 82 (0.99%) Legal
11 71 (0.85%) Back Office
12 69 (0.83%) Law
13 65 (0.78%) Front Office
14 60 (0.72%) Military
15 55 (0.66%) Electronics
16 51 (0.61%) Publishing
17 50 (0.60%) Financial Institution
18 39 (0.47%) Local Government
19 34 (0.41%) Corporate Banking
20 16 (0.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2536 (30.52%) DevOps Engineer
2 1861 (22.40%) Developer
3 603 (7.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 595 (7.16%) Linux Engineer
5 565 (6.80%) Architect
6 482 (5.80%) Java Developer
7 477 (5.74%) Administrator
8 471 (5.67%) Senior Developer
9 446 (5.37%) AWS DevOps
10 437 (5.26%) AWS Engineer
11 432 (5.20%) Linux DevOps Engineer
12 417 (5.02%) Senior DevOps
13 370 (4.45%) C# Developer
14 362 (4.36%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 356 (4.29%) Systems Administrator
16 348 (4.19%) Software Engineer
17 342 (4.12%) .NET Developer
18 333 (4.01%) Consultant
19 268 (3.23%) Linux Administrator
20 255 (3.07%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1387 (16.69%) .NET
2 975 (11.74%) Web Services
3 885 (10.65%) HTML
4 772 (9.29%) CSS
5 764 (9.20%) AngularJS
6 662 (7.97%) Node.js
7 571 (6.87%) REST
8 528 (6.36%) ASP.NET
9 486 (5.85%) Spring
10 468 (5.63%) HTML5
11 356 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 350 (4.21%) XML
13 349 (4.20%) jQuery
14 341 (4.10%) Middleware
15 339 (4.08%) RESTful
16 330 (3.97%) LAMP
17 311 (3.74%) CSS3
18 300 (3.61%) .NET Framework
19 273 (3.29%) ASP.NET MVC
20 270 (3.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 581 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 373 (4.49%) Data Centre
3 315 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
4 307 (3.70%) Fintech
5 255 (3.07%) User Experience
6 207 (2.49%) Public Cloud
7 192 (2.31%) Mobile App
8 174 (2.09%) Management Information System
9 135 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
10 108 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
11 95 (1.14%) Algorithms
12 92 (1.11%) PKI
13 86 (1.04%) iPad
13 86 (1.04%) Virtual Team
14 85 (1.02%) Clustering
15 73 (0.88%) Private Cloud
16 72 (0.87%) Hedge funds
17 71 (0.85%) Online Banking
18 63 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 61 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3619 (43.56%) Linux
2 1494 (17.98%) Windows
3 939 (11.30%) Unix
4 548 (6.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 524 (6.31%) CentOS
6 497 (5.98%) Windows Server
7 413 (4.97%) Ubuntu
8 195 (2.35%) Debian
9 183 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 148 (1.78%) Solaris
11 118 (1.42%) Android
12 110 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
13 101 (1.22%) Apple iOS
14 100 (1.20%) CoreOS
15 40 (0.48%) AIX
16 35 (0.42%) Fedora
17 29 (0.35%) Mac OS X
18 26 (0.31%) SUSE
19 23 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
19 23 (0.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4325 (52.06%) Agile Software Development
2 2377 (28.61%) Continuous Integration
3 1712 (20.61%) Scrum
4 1401 (16.86%) Configuration Management
5 1183 (14.24%) TDD
6 1039 (12.51%) Open Source
7 1034 (12.45%) Software Engineering
8 952 (11.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 773 (9.30%) Microservices
10 659 (7.93%) E-Commerce
11 655 (7.88%) BDD
12 631 (7.60%) SDLC
13 559 (6.73%) MVC
14 526 (6.33%) OO
15 510 (6.14%) Mentoring
16 490 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 487 (5.86%) ITIL
18 485 (5.84%) SOA
19 451 (5.43%) Kanban
20 443 (5.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2776 (33.41%) Python
2 2483 (29.89%) Java
3 1662 (20.00%) SQL
4 1481 (17.83%) JavaScript
5 1454 (17.50%) Ruby
6 1362 (16.39%) Bash Shell
7 1204 (14.49%) C#
8 916 (11.03%) PowerShell
9 811 (9.76%) Perl
10 777 (9.35%) PHP
11 431 (5.19%) Scala
12 413 (4.97%) C++
13 381 (4.59%) Go
14 373 (4.49%) Shell Script
15 342 (4.12%) C
16 195 (2.35%) Groovy
17 130 (1.56%) T-SQL
18 78 (0.94%) PL/SQL
19 73 (0.88%) TypeScript
20 62 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 843 (10.15%) Degree
2 293 (3.53%) Security Cleared
3 123 (1.48%) DV Cleared
4 115 (1.38%) SC Cleared
5 100 (1.20%) AWS Certification
6 68 (0.82%) Cisco Certification
7 63 (0.76%) ISTQB
8 57 (0.69%) ISEB
9 55 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 54 (0.65%) CCNA
11 36 (0.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 35 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
13 34 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 28 (0.34%) MCSE
15 23 (0.28%) PMI Certification
16 21 (0.25%) CCNP
17 20 (0.24%) RHCE
18 17 (0.20%) CISSP
18 17 (0.20%) PMP
18 17 (0.20%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 621 (7.47%) QA
2 110 (1.32%) SLA
3 90 (1.08%) PCI DSS
4 63 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 25 (0.30%) GCP
6 21 (0.25%) COBIT
7 19 (0.23%) PMO
8 16 (0.19%) Data Quality
8 16 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 12 (0.14%) SDET
10 7 (0.084%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 7 (0.084%) WCAG
11 6 (0.072%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.060%) PMBOK
13 4 (0.048%) Cyber Essentials
13 4 (0.048%) SAS 70
14 3 (0.036%) DICOM
14 3 (0.036%) HIPAA
14 3 (0.036%) HL7
15 2 (0.024%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1729 (20.81%) Docker
2 482 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 311 (3.74%) Active Directory
4 193 (2.32%) Xen
5 191 (2.30%) vSphere
6 159 (1.91%) Hyper-V
7 146 (1.76%) XenServer
8 116 (1.40%) Virtual Machines
9 90 (1.08%) KVM
10 83 (1.00%) Varnish
11 71 (0.85%) NFS
12 49 (0.59%) VirtualBox
13 38 (0.46%) LXC
14 29 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
15 25 (0.30%) HDFS
16 23 (0.28%) vCloud
17 22 (0.26%) VMware ESX
18 21 (0.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
18 21 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
19 18 (0.22%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2636 (31.73%) Puppet
2 2188 (26.34%) Opscode Chef
3 1937 (23.31%) Ansible
4 536 (6.45%) Kubernetes
5 442 (5.32%) Nagios
6 429 (5.16%) Terraform
7 250 (3.01%) Salt
8 160 (1.93%) Graphite
9 151 (1.82%) Mesos
10 122 (1.47%) ZABBIX
11 119 (1.43%) Packer
12 116 (1.40%) Tivoli
13 101 (1.22%) Cobbler
14 89 (1.07%) logstash
15 84 (1.01%) Docker Swarm
16 83 (1.00%) Kibana
17 77 (0.93%) HAProxy
18 66 (0.79%) Grafana
19 51 (0.61%) CFEngine
20 48 (0.58%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 1093 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 859 (10.34%) Oracle
3 776 (9.34%) VMware
4 661 (7.96%) Red Hat
5 376 (4.53%) Google
6 230 (2.77%) New Relic
7 202 (2.43%) IBM
8 200 (2.41%) Atlassian
9 195 (2.35%) Splunk
10 153 (1.84%) SaltStack
11 147 (1.77%) SAP
12 145 (1.75%) Cisco
13 115 (1.38%) AppDynamics
14 113 (1.36%) EnterpriseDB
15 112 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
16 104 (1.25%) Cognizant
17 101 (1.22%) HP
18 99 (1.19%) Rackspace
19 75 (0.90%) Citrix
20 70 (0.84%) CA
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Cheapside DT
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: circa £40k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus+HC+Pension+More
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Car allow + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 10% performance bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus % and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
St. Helens, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
North West
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leigh, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits and Personal Bo
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent benefits & equity
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £70k to £80k + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 PA
Posted: 14 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago