Period
to 19 September 2018

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

DevOps
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 63 70
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7 -2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 18 16 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.86% 2.11% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 2.30% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 15 0
Liverpool median annual salary £47,500 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.83% - -
Merseyside median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +18.75% -38.46% -35.00%

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 573 695 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 90.95% 91.69% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 437 507 557
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - -

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) .NET
4 5 (27.78%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) Ruby
4 5 (27.78%) CentOS
4 5 (27.78%) Puppet
4 5 (27.78%) Docker
5 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (22.22%) VirtualBox
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (22.22%) QA
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) VMware
5 4 (22.22%) MySQL
5 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 4 (22.22%) SQL
5 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
6 3 (16.67%) Nagios
6 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 3 (16.67%) Apache
6 3 (16.67%) Python
6 3 (16.67%) JBoss
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 3 (16.67%) MVC

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 3 (16.67%) Apache
1 3 (16.67%) JBoss
1 3 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.56%) IaaS
4 1 (5.56%) Route 53
4 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
4 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
2 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Games
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Developer
1 5 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Systems Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) CRM Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior C# Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 3 (16.67%) CSS
2 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 3 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Core
3 2 (11.11%) HTML5
3 2 (11.11%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (11.11%) Web Services
4 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (5.56%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
4 1 (5.56%) Jest
4 1 (5.56%) Kafka
4 1 (5.56%) libvirt
4 1 (5.56%) React
4 1 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Clustering
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) CentOS
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
4 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (5.56%) Debian
5 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) MVC
3 3 (16.67%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Change Control
4 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Front End Development
4 2 (11.11%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Open Source
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Server Management
4 2 (11.11%) Task Automation
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) C#
1 5 (27.78%) Ruby
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) Perl
4 2 (11.11%) PHP
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) ES6
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Master's Degree
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) RHCA
2 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Docker
2 4 (22.22%) VirtualBox
3 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (5.56%) LXC
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) Ansible
2 3 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 3 (16.67%) Nagios
2 3 (16.67%) Rancher
3 2 (11.11%) CFEngine
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.56%) Kibana
4 1 (5.56%) logstash
4 1 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (5.56%) SCOM
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) New Relic
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) SolarWinds
3 2 (11.11%) Xamarin
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (5.56%) Splunk