Period
to 17 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 63 59
Rank change year-on-year +17 -4 -
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 26 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.53% 2.90% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 3.26% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 27
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £72,500 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.38% -14.71% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £46,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,450 £87,500 £105,000
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £72,250 £85,000
% change year-on-year -41.18% -15.00% -

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 668 920 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.76% 88.80% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 521 581 479
Liverpool median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £62,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Liverpool

DevOps
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Liverpool

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (46.15%) QA
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 10 (38.46%) Selenium
3 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (38.46%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) Linux
4 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
5 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (30.77%) Web Services
5 8 (30.77%) MySQL
5 8 (30.77%) Apache
6 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 7 (26.92%) LAMP
6 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 7 (26.92%) SDLC
7 6 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
7 6 (23.08%) Marketing
7 6 (23.08%) JMeter
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
7 6 (23.08%) Python
7 6 (23.08%) Unix
8 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (15.38%) Puppet
8 4 (15.38%) Ansible
8 4 (15.38%) Scenario Testing

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (30.77%) Apache
2 6 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (23.08%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (15.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (11.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (3.85%) GitHub
6 1 (3.85%) IaaS
6 1 (3.85%) Office 365
6 1 (3.85%) PaaS
6 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MongoDB
2 8 (30.77%) MySQL
3 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.54%) Big Data
5 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.85%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 10 (38.46%) Selenium
3 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
3 6 (23.08%) JMeter
4 4 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 3 (11.54%) Cucumber
5 3 (11.54%) JUnit
5 3 (11.54%) SonarQube
6 2 (7.69%) Bitbucket
6 2 (7.69%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (3.85%) Gradle
7 1 (3.85%) Grunt
7 1 (3.85%) gulp
7 1 (3.85%) JIRA
7 1 (3.85%) Maven
7 1 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.85%) PhpStorm
7 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Russian Language
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Database Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) QA Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) QA Automation Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) QA Test Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) DevOps Specialist
3 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps
3 3 (11.54%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) LAMP
3 3 (11.54%) Kafka
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.85%) Dropwizard
5 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
5 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.85%) HTML5
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) JSON
5 1 (3.85%) LESS
5 1 (3.85%) React
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) RESTful
5 1 (3.85%) Sass
5 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
5 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Unix
3 4 (15.38%) CentOS
3 4 (15.38%) Ubuntu
4 3 (11.54%) SUSE
5 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Test Automation
3 7 (26.92%) SDLC
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (15.38%) Open Source
5 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Product Management
5 4 (15.38%) Scenario Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) TDD
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 4 (15.38%) Validation
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (11.54%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 7 (26.92%) Bash Shell
3 6 (23.08%) Python
4 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PHP 7
5 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) MCSE
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (46.15%) QA
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) Ansible
1 4 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Plesk
2 1 (3.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Citrix
1 4 (15.38%) Google
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
2 1 (3.85%) Zend