Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 37 64 104
Rank change year-on-year +27 +40 -13
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 71 39 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.59% 3.90% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.26% 4.24% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 54 35 1
Leicestershire median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £39,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,750 £43,750
East Midlands median annual salary £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +2.38% - +9.38%

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 978 919 1,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 90.81% 91.99% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 772 836 847
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% -2.50%
10th Percentile £26,525 £26,125 £24,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +11 44 £45,000 -10.00% 11
Loughborough - 7 - -
Market Harborough - 2 £47,500 -
Lutterworth - 1 £45,000 - 6
DevOps
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 38 (53.52%) .NET
2 37 (52.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (50.70%) C#
4 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
6 31 (43.66%) .NET Framework
7 29 (40.85%) SQL
8 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
8 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
9 26 (36.62%) Git (software)
10 24 (33.80%) Visual Studio
11 23 (32.39%) Windows
12 22 (30.99%) Scrum
12 22 (30.99%) PowerShell
13 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
14 20 (28.17%) CSS
14 20 (28.17%) HTML
15 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
15 19 (26.76%) Linux
15 19 (26.76%) Degree
15 19 (26.76%) Computer Science
15 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (26.76%) Test Automation
15 19 (26.76%) Docker
15 19 (26.76%) Computer Science Degree
16 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
17 15 (21.13%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
18 14 (19.72%) Configuration Management

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 8 (11.27%) IIS
2 7 (9.86%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.82%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 37 (52.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (29.58%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (18.31%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (7.04%) Amazon Kinesis
4 5 (7.04%) AWS Lambda
4 5 (7.04%) Serverless
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.82%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (2.82%) CloudFront
5 2 (2.82%) IBM Cloud
5 2 (2.82%) NuGet
5 2 (2.82%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Ethernet
1 4 (5.63%) SSL
1 4 (5.63%) VLAN
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) HTTP
2 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (12.68%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.27%) MariaDB
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2017
6 5 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (36.62%) Git (software)
2 24 (33.80%) Visual Studio
3 19 (26.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (25.35%) Jenkins
5 14 (19.72%) Selenium
6 9 (12.68%) JIRA
6 9 (12.68%) TeamCity
7 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio Code
7 7 (9.86%) Visual Studio Team System
8 6 (8.45%) Maven
9 5 (7.04%) Subversion
10 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.82%) Bazaar
11 2 (2.82%) GitLab
11 2 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
11 2 (2.82%) SonarQube
11 2 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (15.49%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Manufacturing
2 7 (9.86%) Retail
3 2 (2.82%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Marketing
4 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (14.08%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (8.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
5 6 (8.45%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Architect
7 4 (5.63%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Automation Test Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Software Test Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Software Test Engineer
7 4 (5.63%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (53.52%) .NET
2 31 (43.66%) .NET Framework
3 20 (28.17%) CSS
3 20 (28.17%) HTML
4 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET
5 14 (19.72%) .NET Core
6 13 (18.31%) REST
7 12 (16.90%) CSS3
7 12 (16.90%) HTML5
7 12 (16.90%) Web Services
8 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
8 8 (11.27%) SOAP
9 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Core
9 7 (9.86%) Node.js
9 7 (9.86%) React
10 6 (8.45%) Spring
10 6 (8.45%) Vue.js
10 6 (8.45%) XML
11 5 (7.04%) Jest
11 5 (7.04%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.27%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (7.04%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (7.04%) User Experience
4 4 (5.63%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.82%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.41%) EPoS
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 19 (26.76%) Linux
3 15 (21.13%) Windows Server
4 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.82%) CentOS
5 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Android
6 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.99%) Scrum
3 21 (29.58%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (26.76%) Computer Science
4 19 (26.76%) Test Automation
5 15 (21.13%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (19.72%) Configuration Management
6 14 (19.72%) Unit Testing
7 10 (14.08%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (14.08%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (14.08%) Kanban
7 10 (14.08%) Task Automation
8 9 (12.68%) Functional Testing
9 8 (11.27%) Microservices
9 8 (11.27%) TDD
9 8 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (9.86%) Pair Programming
10 7 (9.86%) Refactoring
10 7 (9.86%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (9.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.70%) C#
2 29 (40.85%) SQL
3 28 (39.44%) JavaScript
4 22 (30.99%) PowerShell
5 14 (19.72%) Java
5 14 (19.72%) Python
6 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
7 7 (9.86%) ES6
7 7 (9.86%) Scala
8 5 (7.04%) C
9 4 (5.63%) C++
9 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.82%) Perl
11 2 (2.82%) PHP
11 2 (2.82%) Ruby
11 2 (2.82%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (26.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 19 (26.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
2 8 (11.27%) GDPR
3 6 (8.45%) SLA
4 2 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) Docker
2 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (19.72%) Puppet
1 14 (19.72%) Terraform
2 13 (18.31%) Kubernetes
3 6 (8.45%) Ansible
3 6 (8.45%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (8.45%) SCOM
4 2 (2.82%) Icinga
4 2 (2.82%) Nagios
5 1 (1.41%) Rancher
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) SaltStack
4 7 (9.86%) VMware
5 6 (8.45%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com