Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 66 100
Rank change year-on-year +3 +34 -12
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 53 25 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 5.44% 2.69% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.76% 2.94% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 28 17 9
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £24,000 £32,750
90th Percentile £80,750 £52,500 £48,000
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +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 920 851 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 94.46% 91.60% 91.99%
Number of salaries quoted 647 742 1,092
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -9.64% +3.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -18 22 £40,000 +26.98% 4
Hinckley - 11 £35,000 -
DevOps
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 47 (88.68%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (67.92%) .NET
3 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
3 35 (66.04%) Scrum
4 30 (56.60%) .NET Framework
5 28 (52.83%) C#
5 28 (52.83%) SQL
6 27 (50.94%) User Acceptance Testing
7 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
8 25 (47.17%) PowerShell
9 23 (43.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (41.51%) Windows
11 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET
11 20 (37.74%) CSS
11 20 (37.74%) HTML
11 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
12 18 (33.96%) C++
12 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
13 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (28.30%) Python
15 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
15 14 (26.42%) MVC
15 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
15 14 (26.42%) User Stories
15 14 (26.42%) Windows Server
15 14 (26.42%) Acceptance Criteria
16 13 (24.53%) Retail
16 13 (24.53%) Linux
16 13 (24.53%) Kanban
17 12 (22.64%) Test Automation

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 (16.98%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.09%) Apache
3 6 (11.32%) Confluence
4 2 (3.77%) nginx
4 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.21%) Office 365
3 4 (7.55%) SaaS
4 3 (5.66%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.66%) IaaS
4 3 (5.66%) PaaS
5 2 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (3.77%) Serverless
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.89%) AWS Fargate
6 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) LAN
2 2 (3.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (66.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (20.75%) Azure SQL Database
3 11 (20.75%) InterSystems Cache
3 11 (20.75%) Redis
4 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (13.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.77%) MySQL
8 1 (1.89%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
3 14 (26.42%) Jenkins
4 7 (13.21%) Subversion
4 7 (13.21%) TeamCity
4 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
5 6 (11.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (11.32%) Bitbucket
5 6 (11.32%) EasyMock
5 6 (11.32%) JIRA
5 6 (11.32%) JUnit
6 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 13 (24.53%) Retail
2 4 (7.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (45.28%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Software Developer
3 12 (22.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
4 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
4 8 (15.09%) DevOps Developer
5 7 (13.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Java Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
6 6 (11.32%) Java Software Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps
8 2 (3.77%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) .NET
2 30 (56.60%) .NET Framework
3 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET
3 20 (37.74%) CSS
3 20 (37.74%) HTML
4 11 (20.75%) .NET Core
4 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (20.75%) jQuery
5 9 (16.98%) CSS3
5 9 (16.98%) HTML5
5 9 (16.98%) Web Services
5 9 (16.98%) WebSphere MQ
6 8 (15.09%) Entity Framework
7 7 (13.21%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Graph
7 7 (13.21%) REST
7 7 (13.21%) SOAP
8 6 (11.32%) EJB
8 6 (11.32%) JSF
8 6 (11.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (18.87%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (16.98%) Mainframe
3 6 (11.32%) Wiki
4 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.66%) User Experience
6 2 (3.77%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.89%) Blog
7 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.89%) Fintech
7 1 (1.89%) Internet of Things
7 1 (1.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (41.51%) Windows
2 14 (26.42%) Windows Server
3 13 (24.53%) Linux
4 8 (15.09%) CentOS
5 6 (11.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (88.68%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (66.04%) Scrum
3 27 (50.94%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (26.42%) Acceptance Criteria
4 14 (26.42%) MVC
4 14 (26.42%) User Stories
5 13 (24.53%) Kanban
6 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
6 12 (22.64%) Workflow
7 11 (20.75%) CRM
7 11 (20.75%) Performance Analysis
7 11 (20.75%) Prototyping
7 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
8 10 (18.87%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (18.87%) E-Commerce
8 10 (18.87%) Open Source
8 10 (18.87%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.98%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (16.98%) Logistics
9 9 (16.98%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) C#
1 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 25 (47.17%) PowerShell
3 18 (33.96%) C++
3 18 (33.96%) T-SQL
4 15 (28.30%) Python
5 14 (26.42%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.98%) VBScript
7 8 (15.09%) VB
7 8 (15.09%) VB6
8 7 (13.21%) Perl
8 7 (13.21%) Ruby
8 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
9 6 (11.32%) Java
10 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.89%) Go
10 1 (1.89%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 8 (15.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (11.32%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (5.66%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) QA
2 7 (13.21%) GDPR
2 7 (13.21%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Ansible
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.77%) Puppet
3 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.89%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.98%) IBM
3 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.66%) SAP
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) Rackspace