DevOps Jobs in England

DevOps
UK > England

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England requiring DevOps skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited DevOps over the 6 months leading up to 25 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
25 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 25 12 13
Rank change year-on-year -13 +1 -2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 6,866 10,618 22,397
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 7.18% 12.94% 15.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.69% 13.55% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4,728 6,863 11,248
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%
75th Percentile £85,000 £89,852 £90,000
90th Percentile £101,250 £106,850 £103,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
England

DevOps falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in England.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78,968 78,333 138,622
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 82.62% 95.44% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 56,258 48,146 73,664
10th Percentile £29,383 £34,308 £33,349
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,775 £44,178
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £72,500 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £102,500 £97,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in England

DevOps
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in England.

Salary trend for DevOps in England

DevOps
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2024.

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 6 months to 25 June 2024. 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
Jobs
London -7 2,116 £80,000 - 467
North of England -8 1,495 £60,000 -6.29% 144
South East -5 1,363 £61,500 -5.38% 118
North West -7 957 £62,500 -3.85% 81
South West -5 863 £60,000 -4.00% 99
Midlands -13 752 £60,000 - 106
West Midlands -9 492 £60,000 +4.35% 77
Yorkshire -7 440 £57,500 -5.74% 50
East Midlands -14 260 £57,500 -8.00% 29
East of England -25 232 £57,500 -11.54% 26
North East -9 100 £60,000 +4.35% 13
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 200 (2.91%) Confluence
2 182 (2.65%) ArcGIS
2 182 (2.65%) GeoServer
3 149 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 147 (2.14%) CMS
5 134 (1.95%) IIS
6 93 (1.35%) Apache Airflow
7 85 (1.24%) Apache
8 79 (1.15%) Apache Spark
9 74 (1.08%) Umbraco
10 71 (1.03%) nginx
11 61 (0.89%) Microsoft Exchange
12 50 (0.73%) OpenStack
13 46 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
14 43 (0.63%) Headless CMS
14 43 (0.63%) Kentico
15 34 (0.50%) Drupal
16 29 (0.42%) WordPress
17 22 (0.32%) JBoss
18 17 (0.25%) Jupyter
Applications
1 72 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 70 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 42 (0.61%) MS Visio
4 28 (0.41%) Photoshop
5 27 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
6 24 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 22 (0.32%) Simulink
8 17 (0.25%) Trello
9 10 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.13%) Adobe XD
11 4 (0.058%) Sketch
12 3 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.044%) Chatbot
12 3 (0.044%) S-PLUS
13 2 (0.029%) Notion
14 1 (0.015%) GNU Octave
14 1 (0.015%) InVision
14 1 (0.015%) MicroStation
14 1 (0.015%) Revit
Business Applications
1 149 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 25 (0.36%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 19 (0.28%) SDL Web 8
5 14 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 12 (0.17%) Magento
7 11 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 11 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
7 11 (0.16%) Shopify
8 7 (0.10%) Temenos T24
9 5 (0.073%) Primavera
9 5 (0.073%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (0.058%) Elite 3E
10 4 (0.058%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.058%) Ripple
10 4 (0.058%) Visualfiles
11 3 (0.044%) Endur
11 3 (0.044%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.044%) Salesforce CRM
11 3 (0.044%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3,957 (57.63%) Azure
2 2,601 (37.88%) AWS
3 2,055 (29.93%) Azure DevOps
4 687 (10.01%) GCP
5 569 (8.29%) Serverless
6 531 (7.73%) Power Platform
7 458 (6.67%) SaaS
8 352 (5.13%) GitHub
9 340 (4.95%) Dynamics 365
10 286 (4.17%) Microsoft 365
11 281 (4.09%) PaaS
12 275 (4.01%) Amazon S3
13 261 (3.80%) Azure Service Bus
14 254 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
15 248 (3.61%) Azure Functions
16 240 (3.50%) Azure Logic Apps
17 231 (3.36%) IaaS
18 218 (3.18%) AWS CloudFormation
19 209 (3.04%) AWS Lambda
20 203 (2.96%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 254 (3.70%) Firewall
2 250 (3.64%) DNS
3 112 (1.63%) Network Security
4 110 (1.60%) TCP/IP
5 104 (1.51%) HTTP
6 96 (1.40%) DHCP
7 89 (1.30%) VPN
8 82 (1.19%) WAN
9 65 (0.95%) LAN
10 33 (0.48%) Internet
11 30 (0.44%) SSL
12 20 (0.29%) 5G
13 18 (0.26%) Unified Communications
14 17 (0.25%) SAN
14 17 (0.25%) SNMP
15 16 (0.23%) HTTPS
15 16 (0.23%) MQTT
16 15 (0.22%) BGP
16 15 (0.22%) VLAN
17 14 (0.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 865 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 612 (8.91%) PostgreSQL
3 384 (5.59%) NoSQL
4 351 (5.11%) Relational Database
5 304 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 302 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
7 300 (4.37%) Power BI
8 232 (3.38%) BigQuery
9 219 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
10 210 (3.06%) Looker
11 203 (2.96%) MySQL
12 195 (2.84%) Big Data
13 190 (2.77%) GIS
14 182 (2.65%) QGIS
15 179 (2.61%) Azure SQL Database
16 165 (2.40%) Data Lake
17 145 (2.11%) DB2
18 109 (1.59%) DynamoDB
19 91 (1.33%) Hadoop
20 85 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 1,007 (14.67%) Git
2 652 (9.50%) Jenkins
3 539 (7.85%) JIRA
4 330 (4.81%) GitLab
5 280 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 126 (1.84%) Bitbucket
7 119 (1.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 108 (1.57%) Selenium
9 96 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 90 (1.31%) Postman
11 79 (1.15%) Sourcetree
12 78 (1.14%) NUnit
13 75 (1.09%) Octopus Deploy
14 59 (0.86%) SonarQube
15 57 (0.83%) Subversion
16 53 (0.77%) Jasmine
17 52 (0.76%) JUnit
18 50 (0.73%) CircleCI
18 50 (0.73%) Cypress.io
19 49 (0.71%) Artifactory
General
1 1,558 (22.69%) Social Skills
2 1,097 (15.98%) Finance
3 624 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 522 (7.60%) Public Sector
5 310 (4.52%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 258 (3.76%) Law
7 226 (3.29%) Banking
8 225 (3.28%) Retail
9 193 (2.81%) Presentation Skills
10 176 (2.56%) Marketing
11 158 (2.30%) Aerospace
12 141 (2.05%) Legal
13 117 (1.70%) Games
14 104 (1.51%) Manufacturing
15 94 (1.37%) Billing
16 89 (1.30%) Front Office
17 81 (1.18%) Influencing Skills
17 81 (1.18%) Telecoms
18 79 (1.15%) Electronics
19 76 (1.11%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 1,819 (26.49%) Developer
2 1,418 (20.65%) Senior
3 1,025 (14.93%) DevOps Engineer
4 747 (10.88%) Lead
5 669 (9.74%) Software Engineer
6 616 (8.97%) Architect
7 451 (6.57%) Senior Developer
8 418 (6.09%) .NET Developer
9 372 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
10 343 (5.00%) Data Engineer
11 299 (4.35%) Azure Engineer
12 291 (4.24%) AWS Engineer
13 286 (4.17%) Software Developer
14 264 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
15 259 (3.77%) Senior DevOps
16 258 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
17 252 (3.67%) C# Developer
18 244 (3.55%) Cloud Engineer
19 236 (3.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
20 227 (3.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,699 (24.75%) .NET
2 978 (14.24%) React
3 783 (11.40%) CSS
4 652 (9.50%) HTML
5 631 (9.19%) AngularJS
6 625 (9.10%) .NET Core
7 591 (8.61%) ASP.NET
8 503 (7.33%) Node.js
9 502 (7.31%) REST
10 461 (6.71%) .NET Framework
11 416 (6.06%) Web Services
12 384 (5.59%) RESTful
13 319 (4.65%) Vue
14 286 (4.17%) jQuery
15 277 (4.03%) JSON
16 260 (3.79%) Entity Framework
17 259 (3.77%) XML
18 225 (3.28%) Kafka
19 222 (3.23%) Spring
20 219 (3.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 368 (5.36%) Product Ownership
2 356 (5.18%) Hybrid Cloud
3 311 (4.53%) Cloud Native
4 305 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
5 284 (4.14%) Blockchain
6 245 (3.57%) Data Structures
7 240 (3.50%) Public Cloud
8 222 (3.23%) Management Information System
9 205 (2.99%) Algorithms
10 198 (2.88%) Distributed Systems
11 164 (2.39%) Data Centre
12 150 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
13 122 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
14 120 (1.75%) Mobile App
15 119 (1.73%) Hedge funds
16 99 (1.44%) IoT
17 98 (1.43%) Legacy Systems
18 93 (1.35%) Private Cloud
19 87 (1.27%) e-Learning
20 78 (1.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1,091 (15.89%) Linux
2 728 (10.60%) Windows
3 206 (3.00%) Windows Server
4 198 (2.88%) Android
5 196 (2.85%) Apple iOS
6 100 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 84 (1.22%) Unix
8 73 (1.06%) CentOS
9 66 (0.96%) Debian
10 64 (0.93%) Ubuntu
11 63 (0.92%) VMS
12 48 (0.70%) Alpine Linux
13 45 (0.66%) Windows 10
14 44 (0.64%) Windows Server 2016
15 36 (0.52%) Windows Server 2019
16 33 (0.48%) Embedded Linux
17 13 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
18 11 (0.16%) AIX
18 11 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
19 7 (0.10%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,279 (47.76%) Agile
2 2,201 (32.06%) CI/CD
3 1,451 (21.13%) Software Engineering
4 1,384 (20.16%) Problem-Solving
5 993 (14.46%) Infrastructure as Code
6 975 (14.20%) Mentoring
7 970 (14.13%) Scrum
8 773 (11.26%) Containerisation
9 739 (10.76%) Microservices
10 736 (10.72%) Test Automation
11 735 (10.70%) Full Stack Development
12 645 (9.39%) Continuous Integration
13 617 (8.99%) Artificial Intelligence
14 566 (8.24%) Roadmaps
15 553 (8.05%) Computer Science
15 553 (8.05%) SDLC
16 543 (7.91%) Web Development
17 516 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
18 501 (7.30%) Design Patterns
19 487 (7.09%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1,794 (26.13%) Python
2 1,756 (25.58%) C#
3 1,468 (21.38%) JavaScript
4 1,396 (20.33%) SQL
5 1,052 (15.32%) Java
6 637 (9.28%) PowerShell
7 475 (6.92%) TypeScript
8 443 (6.45%) Bash
9 241 (3.51%) Go
10 206 (3.00%) T-SQL
11 198 (2.88%) PHP
12 172 (2.51%) C
13 153 (2.23%) Bicep
14 152 (2.21%) C++
15 90 (1.31%) Ruby
16 82 (1.19%) Shell Script
17 76 (1.11%) Scala
18 74 (1.08%) VB.NET
19 60 (0.87%) VB
20 56 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1,162 (16.92%) Security Cleared
2 982 (14.30%) Degree
3 850 (12.38%) SC Cleared
4 399 (5.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 264 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 239 (3.48%) Azure Certification
7 178 (2.59%) AWS Certification
8 158 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
9 127 (1.85%) Master's Degree
10 120 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
11 62 (0.90%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
12 49 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
13 44 (0.64%) DBS Check
14 42 (0.61%) MCSE
15 41 (0.60%) MCSA
15 41 (0.60%) PMI Certification
16 37 (0.54%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
17 36 (0.52%) CISSP
18 34 (0.50%) ISTQB
19 29 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 550 (8.01%) QA
2 222 (3.23%) GDPR
3 150 (2.18%) Data Quality
4 86 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 79 (1.15%) Accessibility
6 49 (0.71%) NIST
7 42 (0.61%) PMO
8 38 (0.55%) PCI DSS
9 33 (0.48%) SLA
10 24 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
11 19 (0.28%) HIPAA
12 14 (0.20%) NCSC
13 9 (0.13%) ISO 9001
14 8 (0.12%) PSD2
15 7 (0.10%) ISO 13485
16 6 (0.087%) GRC
16 6 (0.087%) SOC 2
17 5 (0.073%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
18 4 (0.058%) EMIR
18 4 (0.058%) MiFID
System Software
1 1,250 (18.21%) Docker
2 289 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 170 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
3 170 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 109 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 60 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
6 38 (0.55%) Firmware
7 31 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (0.23%) NFS
9 15 (0.22%) Embedded Firmware
9 15 (0.22%) vSphere
10 14 (0.20%) XenApp
11 11 (0.16%) XenDesktop
12 10 (0.15%) pfSense
13 9 (0.13%) KVM
14 7 (0.10%) HDFS
14 7 (0.10%) IAG
15 6 (0.087%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.073%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.073%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1,525 (22.21%) Kubernetes
2 1,455 (21.19%) Terraform
3 684 (9.96%) Ansible
4 250 (3.64%) Prometheus
4 250 (3.64%) Puppet
5 156 (2.27%) Grafana
6 137 (2.00%) Progress Chef
7 46 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
8 45 (0.66%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 42 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
10 41 (0.60%) ZABBIX
11 36 (0.52%) Packer
12 35 (0.51%) Kibana
13 28 (0.41%) Consul
13 28 (0.41%) HAProxy
14 27 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
15 26 (0.38%) Nagios
16 24 (0.35%) SCOM
17 23 (0.33%) Istio
18 21 (0.31%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1,561 (22.74%) Microsoft
2 372 (5.42%) Google
3 364 (5.30%) Red Hat
4 277 (4.03%) IBM
5 225 (3.28%) VMware
6 194 (2.83%) Oracle
7 189 (2.75%) Databricks
8 184 (2.68%) ESRI
9 94 (1.37%) ServiceNow
10 88 (1.28%) Dynatrace
11 84 (1.22%) Cisco
12 71 (1.03%) SAP
13 66 (0.96%) Atlassian
14 63 (0.92%) Splunk
15 62 (0.90%) Adobe
15 62 (0.90%) Sitecore
16 49 (0.71%) Citrix
16 49 (0.71%) Salesforce
17 43 (0.63%) Informatica
18 37 (0.54%) Optimizely