Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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

Development Operations Engineer
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 131 174
Rank change year-on-year +38 +43 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 135 107 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.84% 2.01% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 2.06% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 118 101 80
Leeds median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £35,875 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,500 £70,000 £53,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,641 5,202 6,631
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.54% 97.82% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,946 4,487 5,426
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Leeds

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Leeds

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leeds region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 135 (100.00%) DevOps
2 108 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 108 (80.00%) Linux
3 96 (71.11%) Puppet
4 78 (57.78%) Python
5 72 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
6 71 (52.59%) Ruby
7 68 (50.37%) Configuration Management
8 62 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (38.52%) Bash Shell
10 51 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (35.56%) Ansible
12 45 (33.33%) Jenkins
13 33 (24.44%) Unix
13 33 (24.44%) Terraform
14 32 (23.70%) Cobbler
15 30 (22.22%) Packer
16 29 (21.48%) Docker
17 28 (20.74%) SQL
17 28 (20.74%) Scrum
18 25 (18.52%) Shell Script
18 25 (18.52%) Oracle
18 25 (18.52%) RUP
18 25 (18.52%) DSDM
18 25 (18.52%) Web Services
18 25 (18.52%) PowerShell
18 25 (18.52%) EnterpriseDB
19 24 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 24 (17.78%) Git (software)
19 24 (17.78%) Finance

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 19 (14.07%) OpenStack
2 15 (11.11%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.74%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 72 (53.33%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.67%) IaaS
3 9 (6.67%) PaaS
3 9 (6.67%) SaaS
4 8 (5.93%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (2.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (2.22%) GitHub
8 2 (1.48%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 1 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.74%) CloudFront
9 1 (0.74%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.19%) Internet
2 4 (2.96%) DNS
2 4 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.48%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.48%) SAN
4 1 (0.74%) DHCP
4 1 (0.74%) Firewall
4 1 (0.74%) HTTP
4 1 (0.74%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) Big Data
2 5 (3.70%) MySQL
3 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.96%) Redis
4 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.48%) BigQuery
5 2 (1.48%) InfluxDB
5 2 (1.48%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.74%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.74%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.74%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 45 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 24 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 21 (15.56%) Vagrant
4 12 (8.89%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 7 (5.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (4.44%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.22%) JIRA
9 2 (1.48%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.74%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.74%) Gradle
10 1 (0.74%) Maven
10 1 (0.74%) MSBuild
10 1 (0.74%) Subversion
10 1 (0.74%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.74%) Wercker
General
1 24 (17.78%) Finance
2 8 (5.93%) Games
3 3 (2.22%) Retail
4 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.52%) Web Services
2 17 (12.59%) Node.js
3 8 (5.93%) .NET
4 7 (5.19%) Sensu
5 6 (4.44%) SOAP
6 5 (3.70%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.22%) Elastic Stack
8 2 (1.48%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.48%) SAML
9 1 (0.74%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.96%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.48%) FMCG
5 2 (1.48%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.48%) iPad
5 2 (1.48%) PKI
5 2 (1.48%) Social Media
6 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 108 (80.00%) Linux
2 33 (24.44%) Unix
3 24 (17.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (13.33%) Windows
5 6 (4.44%) Debian
6 4 (2.96%) CentOS
7 3 (2.22%) Ubuntu
8 2 (1.48%) SUSE
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (100.00%) DevOps
2 68 (50.37%) Configuration Management
3 62 (45.93%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (20.74%) Scrum
6 25 (18.52%) DSDM
6 25 (18.52%) RUP
7 21 (15.56%) E-Commerce
8 15 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
9 13 (9.63%) Open Source
10 11 (8.15%) Release Management
11 7 (5.19%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.19%) Test Automation
12 6 (4.44%) Software Delivery
13 5 (3.70%) Presales
14 4 (2.96%) Data Architecture
14 4 (2.96%) High Availability
15 3 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
15 3 (2.22%) Mentoring
15 3 (2.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 78 (57.78%) Python
2 71 (52.59%) Ruby
3 52 (38.52%) Bash Shell
4 28 (20.74%) SQL
5 25 (18.52%) PowerShell
5 25 (18.52%) Shell Script
6 13 (9.63%) Java
7 11 (8.15%) C#
8 5 (3.70%) C++
9 3 (2.22%) Perl
9 3 (2.22%) PHP
10 2 (1.48%) Groovy
10 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.74%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.48%) Degree
1 2 (1.48%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) GCP
System Software
1 29 (21.48%) Docker
2 16 (11.85%) vSphere
3 11 (8.15%) Xen
4 10 (7.41%) XenServer
5 4 (2.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.48%) KVM
7 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.74%) vCloud
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 108 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
2 96 (71.11%) Puppet
3 48 (35.56%) Ansible
4 33 (24.44%) Terraform
5 32 (23.70%) Cobbler
6 30 (22.22%) Packer
7 22 (16.30%) Tivoli
8 18 (13.33%) Salt
9 17 (12.59%) Kubernetes
10 6 (4.44%) Nagios
11 5 (3.70%) Graphite
12 2 (1.48%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.74%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 25 (18.52%) EnterpriseDB
1 25 (18.52%) Oracle
2 19 (14.07%) SaltStack
3 17 (12.59%) Red Hat
4 15 (11.11%) VMware
5 9 (6.67%) Google
5 9 (6.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.22%) New Relic
7 2 (1.48%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.48%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.48%) Splunk
8 1 (0.74%) F5
8 1 (0.74%) NetApp
8 1 (0.74%) Palo Alto
8 1 (0.74%) Twitter