Period
to 15 October 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £53,500 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 118 93 125
Rank change year-on-year -25 +32 +28
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 30 37 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.63% 2.24% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.35% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 19
Gloucestershire median annual salary £53,500 £45,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.58% -1.09% +2.22%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,125 £33,750
90th Percentile £69,500 £56,250 £55,500
South West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,771 1,577 1,546
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.34% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,344 1,280 1,261
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Gloucestershire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Gloucestershire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Gloucestershire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. 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
Cheltenham -9 17 £55,000 - 2
Tewkesbury +9 10 £47,500 +5.56%
Gloucester -16 2 £45,000 +2.86% 3
DevOps Engineer
South West

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) DevOps
2 27 (90.00%) Docker
3 26 (86.67%) Linux
4 25 (83.33%) Python
5 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
5 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
5 23 (76.67%) Kubernetes
6 20 (66.67%) DV Cleared
7 17 (56.67%) Puppet
8 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
8 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
9 13 (43.33%) AWS
9 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
10 12 (40.00%) Ruby
11 11 (36.67%) Azure
12 10 (33.33%) Build Automation
12 10 (33.33%) CentOS
12 10 (33.33%) Subversion
12 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
12 10 (33.33%) Nagios
12 10 (33.33%) Java
12 10 (33.33%) Check_MK
12 10 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
12 10 (33.33%) Grafana
13 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
14 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
14 8 (26.67%) SQL
14 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
14 8 (26.67%) Terraform
14 8 (26.67%) Cloudify

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 6 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 13 (43.33%) AWS
2 11 (36.67%) Azure
3 4 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) DNS
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) NoSQL
2 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.00%) MySQL
5 2 (6.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 23 (76.67%) Jenkins
2 16 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (33.33%) Subversion
4 7 (23.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (10.00%) GitLab
6 3 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (23.33%) Electronics
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
1 7 (23.33%) Manufacturing
1 7 (23.33%) Marketing
1 7 (23.33%) Public Sector
1 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.67%) Node.js
3 2 (6.67%) React
3 2 (6.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
2 10 (33.33%) CentOS
3 4 (13.33%) Windows
4 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (23.33%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (23.33%) Programme Management
5 6 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
7 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.67%) Communications Security
8 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Machine Learning
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) Python
2 16 (53.33%) Bash Shell
3 12 (40.00%) Ruby
4 10 (33.33%) Java
5 8 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (26.67%) SQL
6 6 (20.00%) Go
7 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (6.67%) C++
8 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Security Cleared
2 20 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 13 (43.33%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Docker
2 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (10.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 23 (76.67%) Kubernetes
2 17 (56.67%) Puppet
3 10 (33.33%) Check_MK
3 10 (33.33%) Grafana
3 10 (33.33%) Nagios
4 8 (26.67%) Cloudify
4 8 (26.67%) Terraform
5 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (20.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (23.33%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Google
3 3 (10.00%) VMware