Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 76 102
Rank change year-on-year +14 +26 +2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 36 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.88% 0.98% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 1.09% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 16
Leicestershire median annual salary £51,000 £31,500 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.90% -34.38% +28.00%
East Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +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 864 822 1,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 93.10% 89.25% 88.03%
Number of salaries quoted 771 695 1,086
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,800 £39,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.18% -7.69% +5.63%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,250 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 23 September 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 23 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 +8 31 £52,000 +65.08% 7
DevOps
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
3 15 (41.67%) Linux
4 14 (38.89%) Open Source
5 13 (36.11%) JIRA
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
6 12 (33.33%) Scrum
7 11 (30.56%) Red Hat
7 11 (30.56%) Windows
7 11 (30.56%) CentOS
8 10 (27.78%) JUnit
9 9 (25.00%) C#
9 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (25.00%) Spring
10 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 8 (22.22%) Java
10 8 (22.22%) MySQL
10 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 8 (22.22%) OO
11 7 (19.44%) .NET
11 7 (19.44%) C++
11 7 (19.44%) SQL
11 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (19.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
12 6 (16.67%) Agile Project 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 6 (16.67%) Apache
1 6 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) IaaS
3 4 (11.11%) PaaS
3 4 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (2.78%) GitHub
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.78%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) BGP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) OSPF
3 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) MySQL
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) DB2
5 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Jenkins
1 13 (36.11%) JIRA
2 10 (27.78%) JUnit
3 7 (19.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 6 (16.67%) EasyMock
5 5 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (11.11%) IBM UrbanCode
6 4 (11.11%) Selenium
6 4 (11.11%) SonarQube
6 4 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
8 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
9 1 (2.78%) Babel
9 1 (2.78%) Grunt
9 1 (2.78%) gulp
9 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
9 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 2 (5.56%) Billing
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 7 (19.44%) DevOps Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Programme Manager
6 5 (13.89%) Technical Architect
7 3 (8.33%) Development Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Development Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Programme Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Software Manager
7 3 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) Spring
2 7 (19.44%) .NET
3 6 (16.67%) EJB
3 6 (16.67%) Java EE
3 6 (16.67%) JSF
4 5 (13.89%) CSS
5 4 (11.11%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) YAML
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) React
6 3 (8.33%) RESTful
7 2 (5.56%) Ajax
7 2 (5.56%) CSS3
7 2 (5.56%) HTML5
7 2 (5.56%) jQuery
7 2 (5.56%) Velocity
8 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.78%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Wiki
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Blog
4 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (41.67%) Linux
2 11 (30.56%) CentOS
2 11 (30.56%) Windows
3 6 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.89%) Debian
4 5 (13.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (47.22%) Software Engineering
3 14 (38.89%) Open Source
4 12 (33.33%) Scrum
5 9 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (22.22%) OO
7 7 (19.44%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
8 6 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (16.67%) OOD
8 6 (16.67%) Process Improvement
8 6 (16.67%) Project Management
8 6 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 6 (16.67%) Use Case
9 5 (13.89%) MVC
9 5 (13.89%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (22.22%) Java
3 7 (19.44%) C++
3 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) Python
5 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
5 5 (13.89%) Ruby
5 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.11%) Shell Script
7 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.78%) Go
8 1 (2.78%) Korn
8 1 (2.78%) PHP
8 1 (2.78%) VB
8 1 (2.78%) VB6
8 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Docker
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (13.89%) Puppet
3 4 (11.11%) Kubernetes
4 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.78%) SCCM
5 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (30.56%) Red Hat
3 5 (13.89%) SAP
4 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Google