Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 69 103
Rank change year-on-year +1 +34 -17
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 37 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.92% 1.95% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 2.15% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 26 11 16
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.33% -16.67% +4.65%
10th Percentile £36,250 £25,000 £27,125
90th Percentile £96,250 £52,500 £48,000
East Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 877 836 1,319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 93.00% 90.38% 90.22%
Number of salaries quoted 719 737 1,146
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.61% +3.75%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Leicestershire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Leicestershire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Leicestershire

DevOps
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 within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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 -3 30 £46,000 +46.03% 11
Hinckley - 4 £37,500 - 2
DevOps
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Scrum
3 16 (43.24%) Linux
4 15 (40.54%) Open Source
5 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
5 14 (37.84%) C#
5 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
5 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
5 14 (37.84%) Windows
6 13 (35.14%) C++
6 13 (35.14%) Jenkins
7 12 (32.43%) SQL
7 12 (32.43%) .NET
7 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
7 12 (32.43%) CentOS
8 11 (29.73%) Spring
8 11 (29.73%) JUnit
8 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
9 10 (27.03%) JIRA
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
10 9 (24.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 9 (24.32%) Java
10 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
10 9 (24.32%) CSS
10 9 (24.32%) OO
10 9 (24.32%) Apache
10 9 (24.32%) Python
10 9 (24.32%) MVC
11 8 (21.62%) BPSS Clearance

DevOps
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 9 (24.32%) Apache
2 8 (21.62%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) nginx
3 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.70%) WildFly
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.81%) IaaS
3 4 (10.81%) Office 365
3 4 (10.81%) PaaS
3 4 (10.81%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.70%) GitHub
4 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.70%) npm
4 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) BGP
2 1 (2.70%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) OSPF
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.81%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (10.81%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (10.81%) Redis
4 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) JUnit
3 10 (27.03%) JIRA
4 9 (24.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 8 (21.62%) Bitbucket
5 8 (21.62%) EasyMock
6 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
8 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
9 3 (8.11%) IBM UrbanCode
9 3 (8.11%) Selenium
9 3 (8.11%) SonarQube
9 3 (8.11%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (2.70%) Babel
10 1 (2.70%) Grunt
10 1 (2.70%) gulp
10 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
10 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
10 1 (2.70%) webpack
General
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
1 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Billing
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Software Developer
3 9 (24.32%) DevOps Developer
3 9 (24.32%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Java Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Java Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Architect
6 5 (13.51%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Technical Architect
7 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) AWS Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Software Release Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) Spring
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Framework
3 9 (24.32%) CSS
4 8 (21.62%) EJB
4 8 (21.62%) HTML
4 8 (21.62%) Java EE
4 8 (21.62%) JSF
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
5 6 (16.22%) Web Services
6 5 (13.51%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Core
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Graph
7 4 (10.81%) REST
7 4 (10.81%) SOAP
8 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.11%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Wiki
2 5 (13.51%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Linux
2 14 (37.84%) Windows
3 12 (32.43%) CentOS
4 8 (21.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.11%) Debian
7 1 (2.70%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (56.76%) Scrum
3 15 (40.54%) Open Source
4 14 (37.84%) Software Engineering
5 9 (24.32%) MVC
5 9 (24.32%) OO
6 8 (21.62%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (21.62%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (21.62%) ITIL
6 8 (21.62%) OOD
6 8 (21.62%) Requirements Analysis
6 8 (21.62%) Service Delivery
7 7 (18.92%) Acceptance Criteria
7 7 (18.92%) Logistics
7 7 (18.92%) TDD
7 7 (18.92%) User Stories
8 6 (16.22%) Configuration Management
8 6 (16.22%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (16.22%) SOA
8 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) C#
2 13 (35.14%) C++
3 12 (32.43%) SQL
4 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
5 9 (24.32%) Java
5 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
5 9 (24.32%) Python
6 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
7 5 (13.51%) VB
7 5 (13.51%) VB6
8 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
8 4 (10.81%) Ruby
8 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
9 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.70%) Go
10 1 (2.70%) Korn
10 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (10.81%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (13.51%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.81%) Puppet
3 3 (8.11%) Kubernetes
4 2 (5.41%) Ansible
5 1 (2.70%) SCCM
5 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.51%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.70%) VMware