Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 19 April 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 82 73
Rank change year-on-year +22 -9 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 11 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.77% 0.88% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 0.89% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Leicester median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,625 £42,500
90th Percentile £51,000 £47,500 £52,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -15.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 606 783 713
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 98.61% 99.30%
Number of salaries quoted 557 727 606
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £58,125
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Leicester

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 Leicester region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (81.82%) MySQL
4 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
4 8 (72.73%) Debian
4 8 (72.73%) Open Source
4 8 (72.73%) CentOS
5 6 (54.55%) BGP
6 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
6 5 (45.45%) Ruby
6 5 (45.45%) Selenium
6 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (45.45%) YAML
6 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
6 5 (45.45%) JUnit
6 5 (45.45%) Windows
6 5 (45.45%) DNS
6 5 (45.45%) Billing
6 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
6 5 (45.45%) Puppet
6 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
6 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
6 5 (45.45%) SonarQube
6 5 (45.45%) Public Cloud
6 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
6 5 (45.45%) Docker

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Bluemix
3 2 (18.18%) GitHub
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) BGP
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) IBM UrbanCode
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
1 5 (45.45%) JUnit
1 5 (45.45%) Selenium
1 5 (45.45%) SonarQube
1 5 (45.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (45.45%) Billing
1 5 (45.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
1 5 (45.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) CentOS
2 8 (72.73%) Debian
3 5 (45.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) DevOps
2 8 (72.73%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Bash Shell
1 5 (45.45%) Ruby
1 5 (45.45%) Shell Script
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
1 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (45.45%) Puppet
2 2 (18.18%) Ansible
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
2 2 (18.18%) Terraform
2 2 (18.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) IBM