Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 74 56
Rank change year-on-year +46 -18 +26
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 138 72 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 8.23% 4.43% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 4.83% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 74 58 108
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -18.18%
10th Percentile £36,625 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,568 1,492 1,933
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 93.50% 91.70% 91.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1,277 1,199 1,484
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -4.49% +9.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,550 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,864 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.06% +5.00% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Gloucestershire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Gloucestershire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Gloucestershire

DevOps
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 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 21 September 2018. 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 +41 82 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Gloucester +12 22 £52,500 +16.67% 8
Cirencester +17 6 £45,000 -30.77% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 £45,000 -
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 108 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (69.57%) Java
3 81 (58.70%) Python
4 80 (57.97%) Software Engineering
5 68 (49.28%) Jenkins
6 66 (47.83%) Security Cleared
7 64 (46.38%) Linux
8 63 (45.65%) C++
9 53 (38.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 52 (37.68%) DV Cleared
10 52 (37.68%) JIRA
11 51 (36.96%) Apache
12 47 (34.06%) Spring
13 46 (33.33%) Scrum
14 45 (32.61%) Java EE
14 45 (32.61%) EasyMock
15 43 (31.16%) Confluence
16 42 (30.43%) Open Source
17 37 (26.81%) EJB
17 37 (26.81%) JUnit
17 37 (26.81%) Bitbucket
17 37 (26.81%) JSF
18 36 (26.09%) Wiki
19 35 (25.36%) OO
19 35 (25.36%) OOD
19 35 (25.36%) Red Hat
20 34 (24.64%) CentOS
21 33 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 33 (23.91%) C
22 30 (21.74%) JavaScript

DevOps
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 51 (36.96%) Apache
2 43 (31.16%) Confluence
3 19 (13.77%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (7.25%) Apache Spark
5 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.62%) GlassFish
7 3 (2.17%) IIS
7 3 (2.17%) JBoss
8 1 (0.72%) CMS
8 1 (0.72%) Drupal
8 1 (0.72%) GeoServer
8 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.94%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.80%) Amazon S3
4 6 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (4.35%) GitHub
5 5 (3.62%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (3.62%) Serverless
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.45%) SaaS
6 2 (1.45%) Trello
6 2 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.72%) IaaS
7 1 (0.72%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.17%) Internet
1 3 (2.17%) Network Security
1 3 (2.17%) TCP/IP
1 3 (2.17%) VLAN
2 1 (0.72%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.22%) Big Data
1 21 (15.22%) Hadoop
2 13 (9.42%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (9.42%) Apache Hive
3 9 (6.52%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.80%) Neo4j
5 6 (4.35%) MySQL
6 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.90%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.90%) OrientDB
7 4 (2.90%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.72%) Geospatial Data
9 1 (0.72%) GIS
Development Applications
1 68 (49.28%) Jenkins
2 53 (38.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 52 (37.68%) JIRA
4 45 (32.61%) EasyMock
5 37 (26.81%) Bitbucket
5 37 (26.81%) JUnit
6 16 (11.59%) Selenium
7 11 (7.97%) Maven
7 11 (7.97%) SoapUI
8 9 (6.52%) Git (software)
8 9 (6.52%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.35%) Eclipse
10 5 (3.62%) Cucumber
11 4 (2.90%) Xcode
12 3 (2.17%) GitLab
12 3 (2.17%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.45%) JMeter
13 2 (1.45%) Zephyr
14 1 (0.72%) Octopus Deploy
14 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 17 (12.32%) Finance
2 7 (5.07%) Retail
3 5 (3.62%) Electronics
3 5 (3.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.62%) Marketing
3 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 56 (40.58%) Software Engineer
2 47 (34.06%) Developer
3 38 (27.54%) Java Engineer
3 38 (27.54%) Java Software Engineer
4 37 (26.81%) DevOps Engineer
5 29 (21.01%) Software Developer
6 25 (18.12%) Java Developer
7 21 (15.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 14 (10.14%) Java Software Developer
9 12 (8.70%) DevOps Developer
10 11 (7.97%) Automation Engineer
10 11 (7.97%) QA Automation Engineer
10 11 (7.97%) QA Engineer
11 10 (7.25%) Agile Developer
11 10 (7.25%) Agile Java Developer
12 8 (5.80%) QA Leader
12 8 (5.80%) Senior Automation Engineer
12 8 (5.80%) Senior QA Engineer
13 4 (2.90%) Development Engineer
13 4 (2.90%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (34.06%) Spring
2 45 (32.61%) Java EE
3 37 (26.81%) EJB
3 37 (26.81%) JSF
4 13 (9.42%) Kafka
5 12 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 12 (8.70%) RESTful
6 11 (7.97%) AngularJS
6 11 (7.97%) SOAP
7 10 (7.25%) React
8 9 (6.52%) Node.js
9 8 (5.80%) CSS
9 8 (5.80%) HTML
10 7 (5.07%) CSS3
10 7 (5.07%) HTML5
11 4 (2.90%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (2.90%) Vue.js
12 3 (2.17%) CGI
12 3 (2.17%) Web Services
12 3 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (26.09%) Wiki
2 18 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.62%) Social Media
4 4 (2.90%) e-Learning
4 4 (2.90%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 4 (2.90%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (2.90%) VHDL
5 3 (2.17%) Cyber Defence
5 3 (2.17%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.17%) User Experience
6 2 (1.45%) Cyberattack
6 2 (1.45%) Fintech
6 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Cybercrime
7 1 (0.72%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (46.38%) Linux
2 34 (24.64%) CentOS
3 33 (23.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 22 (15.94%) Windows
5 10 (7.25%) Unix
6 9 (6.52%) Android
7 7 (5.07%) Mac OS X
8 6 (4.35%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.17%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.72%) Fedora
10 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (57.97%) Software Engineering
3 46 (33.33%) Scrum
4 42 (30.43%) Open Source
5 35 (25.36%) OO
5 35 (25.36%) OOD
6 28 (20.29%) TDD
7 27 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (18.84%) Requirements Analysis
9 24 (17.39%) Test Automation
10 20 (14.49%) Mentoring
11 19 (13.77%) Machine Learning
12 13 (9.42%) ITIL
12 13 (9.42%) Service Delivery
13 11 (7.97%) Analytics
13 11 (7.97%) Microservices
13 11 (7.97%) QA Automation
14 10 (7.25%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (7.25%) Data Science
14 10 (7.25%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (69.57%) Java
2 81 (58.70%) Python
3 63 (45.65%) C++
4 33 (23.91%) C
5 30 (21.74%) JavaScript
6 20 (14.49%) C#
7 14 (10.14%) PowerShell
7 14 (10.14%) SQL
8 10 (7.25%) Bash Shell
9 8 (5.80%) Ruby
9 8 (5.80%) Scala
10 7 (5.07%) PHP
11 5 (3.62%) Apple Swift
11 5 (3.62%) Go
11 5 (3.62%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.90%) Assembly Language
12 4 (2.90%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.17%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.72%) Groovy
14 1 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (47.83%) Security Cleared
2 52 (37.68%) DV Cleared
3 25 (18.12%) SC Cleared
4 12 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (0.72%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (14.49%) QA
2 4 (2.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (10.87%) Docker
2 4 (2.90%) Firmware
2 4 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.17%) VirtualBox
3 3 (2.17%) vSphere
4 2 (1.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (5.80%) Kubernetes
3 7 (5.07%) Ansible
4 5 (3.62%) HP ALM
4 5 (3.62%) Puppet
5 3 (2.17%) Salt
6 1 (0.72%) Ambari
6 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.72%) Kibana
6 1 (0.72%) Mesos
6 1 (0.72%) Nagios
6 1 (0.72%) Rancher
6 1 (0.72%) SCOM
6 1 (0.72%) Terraform
6 1 (0.72%) WSUS
6 1 (0.72%) yum
Vendors
1 35 (25.36%) Red Hat
2 10 (7.25%) Atlassian
3 8 (5.80%) Oracle
4 5 (3.62%) HP
4 5 (3.62%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.62%) SAP
5 1 (0.72%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.72%) Cloudera
5 1 (0.72%) ESRI
5 1 (0.72%) Google
5 1 (0.72%) Hortonworks