Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 24 September 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 78 109
Rank change year-on-year -9 +31 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 12 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.28% 0.66% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.67% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 4
Leicestershire median annual salary £46,000 £37,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.32% +13.85% -43.48%
10th Percentile £34,125 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £52,450 £49,875 £49,375
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% +8.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 912 897 1,409
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.64% 97.93% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 811 765 1,192
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Leicestershire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Leicestershire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Leicestershire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Leicester -11 10 £46,000 +46.03% 4
DevOps Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Leicestershire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 9 (75.00%) Linux
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) MySQL
3 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (50.00%) Open Source
5 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
5 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (41.67%) Docker
6 5 (41.67%) Puppet
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (41.67%) CentOS
6 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (41.67%) Debian
6 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
7 4 (33.33%) C#
7 4 (33.33%) JUnit
7 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (33.33%) Ruby
7 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
7 4 (33.33%) YAML
7 4 (33.33%) Selenium
7 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
7 4 (33.33%) SonarQube
7 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (25.00%) Relational Database

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (8.33%) GitHub
3 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) BGP
1 2 (16.67%) DNS
1 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (8.33%) OSPF
2 1 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 3 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) DB2
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) IBM UrbanCode
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) SonarQube
2 4 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
4 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Billing
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) YAML
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) CSS
3 1 (8.33%) RESTful
3 1 (8.33%) Velocity
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Blog
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (41.67%) CentOS
3 5 (41.67%) Debian
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (16.67%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) User Stories
8 1 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (8.33%) Information Security
8 1 (8.33%) Migration
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) OOP
8 1 (8.33%) SOA
8 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 4 (33.33%) C#
1 4 (33.33%) Ruby
1 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (8.33%) C++
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB
4 1 (8.33%) VB6
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (41.67%) Puppet
3 4 (33.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware