Period
to 16 November 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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 48 68
Rank change year-on-year +8 +20 -5
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 23 24 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 3.99% 3.15% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.39% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 3
Liverpool median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% -9.52% -38.24%
10th Percentile £25,500 £31,250 £46,250
90th Percentile £68,250 £66,750 £81,750
Merseyside median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -38.46% -23.53%

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 525 708 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 91.15% 92.91% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 397 522 623
Liverpool median annual salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £57,500
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) C#
4 6 (26.09%) HTML
4 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 6 (26.09%) CSS
4 6 (26.09%) Ruby
4 6 (26.09%) Puppet
4 6 (26.09%) Docker
5 5 (21.74%) HTML5
5 5 (21.74%) CentOS
5 5 (21.74%) MVC
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
5 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 4 (17.39%) MySQL
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) QA
6 4 (17.39%) VirtualBox
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
7 3 (13.04%) Microservices
7 3 (13.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
7 3 (13.04%) SDLC
7 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (13.04%) Rancher
7 3 (13.04%) RESTful
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET 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 (13.04%) Apache
1 3 (13.04%) Confluence
1 3 (13.04%) JBoss
1 3 (13.04%) nginx
2 2 (8.70%) CMS
2 2 (8.70%) Content Management Server
2 2 (8.70%) EPiServer
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Office 365
3 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) Couchbase
3 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.04%) JIRA
1 3 (13.04%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (8.70%) Subversion
2 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.35%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Games
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Architect
2 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
2 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Manager
3 2 (8.70%) .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Applications Manager
3 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Junior
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum Master
3 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Head of Delivery
4 1 (4.35%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Junior DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) PHP Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) CSS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.04%) CSS3
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) RESTful
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Core
5 2 (8.70%) LAMP
5 2 (8.70%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (8.70%) SOAP
5 2 (8.70%) Symfony
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) WinForms
6 1 (4.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) CentOS
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 3 (13.04%) Capacity Management
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Microservices
4 3 (13.04%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) C#
1 6 (26.09%) Ruby
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 3 (13.04%) Python
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Master's Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) RHCA
2 1 (4.35%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) GDPR
2 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) Docker
2 4 (17.39%) VirtualBox
3 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) Kubernetes
3 3 (13.04%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (13.04%) Rancher
4 2 (8.70%) CFEngine
4 2 (8.70%) Nagios
5 1 (4.35%) Ansible
5 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
1 3 (13.04%) Sitecore
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 2 (8.70%) New Relic
2 2 (8.70%) SolarWinds
2 2 (8.70%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat