Period
to 3 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 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 3 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 27 31
Rank change year-on-year +1 +4 +32
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 78 227 313
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.86% 7.92% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 9.14% 7.72%
Number of salaries quoted 51 158 239
Median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - -
10th Percentile £32,500 £43,750 £44,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £80,000 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +4.55%

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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 875 2,483 4,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 88.21% 86.67% 90.91%
Number of salaries quoted 692 1,858 3,214
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Hertfordshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Hertfordshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Hertfordshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 3 August 2020. 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
Hemel Hempstead +40 16 £58,750 -
Watford +1 11 £52,500 -19.23% 3
Welwyn Garden City -5 11 £51,250 -30.18% 4
Ware - 6 - -
Letchworth +8 4 £35,000 -22.22%
Royston - 4 £27,500 -
St Albans +2 3 £55,000 +15.79% 2
Hatfield +2 1 £35,000 -41.67%
Harpenden 0 1 £65,000 -
Potters Bar - 1 - - 1
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 37 (47.44%) Linux
2 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (39.74%) Docker
4 28 (35.90%) Git (software)
5 27 (34.62%) Python
6 26 (33.33%) Azure
7 23 (29.49%) Bash Shell
8 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
8 21 (26.92%) Scrum
9 19 (24.36%) Kubernetes
10 17 (21.79%) AWS
10 17 (21.79%) Degree
10 17 (21.79%) C#
10 17 (21.79%) SQL
11 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
11 16 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (19.23%) SOLID
12 15 (19.23%) JIRA
13 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
13 14 (17.95%) Windows
13 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
14 13 (16.67%) MySQL
14 13 (16.67%) Java
14 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
14 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 12 (15.38%) .NET
15 12 (15.38%) Web Services
15 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
15 12 (15.38%) GCP

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 10 (12.82%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (10.26%) Confluence
3 4 (5.13%) Apache
4 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Pulsar
Cloud Services
1 26 (33.33%) Azure
2 17 (21.79%) AWS
3 12 (15.38%) GCP
4 6 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (5.13%) AWS CodePipeline
5 4 (5.13%) GitHub
6 3 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.85%) AWS CodeCommit
6 3 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.85%) Serverless
7 2 (2.56%) Akamai
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.28%) FinancialForce
8 1 (1.28%) PaaS
8 1 (1.28%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) DNS
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
1 2 (2.56%) Skype
2 1 (1.28%) 802.11
2 1 (1.28%) BGP
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco Firepower
2 1 (1.28%) DHCP
2 1 (1.28%) DWDM
2 1 (1.28%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.28%) IGRP
2 1 (1.28%) LAN
2 1 (1.28%) MPLS
2 1 (1.28%) OSPF
2 1 (1.28%) SNMP
2 1 (1.28%) SSL
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
2 1 (1.28%) WAN
2 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.67%) MySQL
3 8 (10.26%) MariaDB
4 5 (6.41%) Big Data
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.28%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.28%) Power BI
6 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (35.90%) Git (software)
2 21 (26.92%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.23%) JIRA
4 11 (14.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 10 (12.82%) TeamCity
6 9 (11.54%) GitLab
6 9 (11.54%) Travis CI
7 7 (8.97%) Visual Studio
8 6 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (6.41%) Bitbucket
10 4 (5.13%) Jasmine
10 4 (5.13%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (5.13%) Selenium
11 3 (3.85%) SonarQube
11 3 (3.85%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (2.56%) Buildbot
12 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
12 2 (2.56%) git-flow
12 2 (2.56%) gulp
12 2 (2.56%) Hudson
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
1 8 (10.26%) Retail
2 7 (8.97%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.69%) Marketing
3 6 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.13%) Legal
5 2 (2.56%) Electronics
5 2 (2.56%) Law
5 2 (2.56%) Local Government
5 2 (2.56%) Police
5 2 (2.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Developer
2 23 (29.49%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (15.38%) Junior
4 11 (14.10%) Junior Developer
5 8 (10.26%) DevOps Manager
6 7 (8.97%) PHP Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Developer
8 5 (6.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Junior Web Developer
10 3 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Data Engineer
11 2 (2.56%) Junior .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.51%) AngularJS
2 12 (15.38%) .NET
2 12 (15.38%) Web Services
3 11 (14.10%) .NET Core
4 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
4 10 (12.82%) CSS
5 9 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
5 9 (11.54%) Jinja
6 8 (10.26%) HTML
6 8 (10.26%) React
7 7 (8.97%) Entity Framework
7 7 (8.97%) Node.js
7 7 (8.97%) Vue.js
8 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 6 (7.69%) LAMP
8 6 (7.69%) Sass
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (6.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.13%) Django
10 4 (5.13%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.41%) EPoS
5 2 (2.56%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (47.44%) Linux
2 14 (17.95%) Windows
3 11 (14.10%) CentOS
3 11 (14.10%) Debian
3 11 (14.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (44.87%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.92%) Scrum
3 16 (20.51%) Continuous Delivery
4 15 (19.23%) SOLID
5 14 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (17.95%) Problem-Solving
6 13 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 12 (15.38%) Computer Science
8 10 (12.82%) TDD
9 9 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (11.54%) Kanban
9 9 (11.54%) Unit Testing
10 8 (10.26%) Analytics
10 8 (10.26%) MVC
10 8 (10.26%) Open Source
11 7 (8.97%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (8.97%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 7 (8.97%) SDLC
11 7 (8.97%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (8.97%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.62%) Python
2 23 (29.49%) Bash Shell
3 17 (21.79%) C#
3 17 (21.79%) SQL
4 13 (16.67%) Java
4 13 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.54%) TypeScript
6 7 (8.97%) PHP
7 5 (6.41%) C++
7 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.56%) ANSI C
9 2 (2.56%) C
10 1 (1.28%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Degree
2 6 (7.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (3.85%) ISEB
4 3 (3.85%) MBCS
5 2 (2.56%) CCNP
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.28%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 6 (7.69%) GxP
System Software
1 31 (39.74%) Docker
2 9 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 9 (11.54%) VirtualBox
3 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.28%) VMware NSX
4 1 (1.28%) zsh
Systems Management
1 19 (24.36%) Kubernetes
2 12 (15.38%) Ansible
3 10 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (12.82%) Puppet
4 8 (10.26%) Kibana
4 8 (10.26%) logstash
5 5 (6.41%) Terraform
6 2 (2.56%) MOM
7 1 (1.28%) Grafana
7 1 (1.28%) Nagios
7 1 (1.28%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.28%) vCenter Server
7 1 (1.28%) vRealize
7 1 (1.28%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (12.82%) Google
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.85%) HP
4 3 (3.85%) hybris
4 3 (3.85%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.85%) VMware
5 2 (2.56%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.56%) Splunk
6 1 (1.28%) Aruba
6 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.28%) Cisco
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) Fortinet
6 1 (1.28%) Juniper
6 1 (1.28%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.28%) Tufin