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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 12 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 13,416 6,737 4,714
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 17.31% 16.12% 14.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.92% 16.92% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 5,774 4,928 3,815
10th Percentile £52,500 £51,175 £48,750
25th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £97,290 £92,500 £92,500
90th Percentile £112,500 £106,250 £108,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +2.60%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 74,886 39,811 31,034
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 96.62% 95.26% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 35,327 27,402 25,434
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £92,250 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £102,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.64% +4.76%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in London

DevOps
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in London.

Salary trend for DevOps in London

DevOps
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for DevOps in London

DevOps
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the London region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -3 1,448 £80,000 - 284
West London +2 327 £67,500 -1.82% 81
South London -10 266 £60,000 -7.69% 6
East London 0 126 £77,500 +3.33% 50
North London +1 51 £55,000 -37.14% 8
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 7,563 (56.37%) Agile
2 6,622 (49.36%) AWS
3 6,006 (44.77%) CI/CD
4 5,943 (44.30%) Azure
5 4,968 (37.03%) Python
6 4,623 (34.46%) Kubernetes
7 4,259 (31.75%) Docker
8 4,019 (29.96%) Finance
9 3,804 (28.35%) Java
10 3,799 (28.32%) Terraform
11 3,513 (26.19%) JavaScript
12 3,346 (24.94%) Software Engineering
13 3,176 (23.67%) GCP
14 3,112 (23.20%) Social Skills
15 3,099 (23.10%) Git (software)
16 2,990 (22.29%) Microservices
17 2,736 (20.39%) Jenkins
18 2,641 (19.69%) SQL
19 2,632 (19.62%) React
20 2,498 (18.62%) Infrastructure as Code
21 2,483 (18.51%) Test Automation
22 2,397 (17.87%) Scrum
23 2,361 (17.60%) Node.js
24 2,251 (16.78%) Linux
25 2,220 (16.55%) C#
26 2,175 (16.21%) Mentoring
27 2,108 (15.71%) Ansible
28 2,102 (15.67%) Azure DevOps
29 2,096 (15.62%) Serverless
30 2,055 (15.32%) TDD

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 569 (4.24%) Confluence
2 430 (3.21%) Apache Spark
3 301 (2.24%) CMS
4 276 (2.06%) Apache
5 241 (1.80%) IIS
6 239 (1.78%) Apache Airflow
7 197 (1.47%) Tomcat
8 144 (1.07%) nginx
9 137 (1.02%) SharePoint
10 106 (0.79%) JBoss
11 105 (0.78%) OpenStack
12 90 (0.67%) Apache Pulsar
13 77 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
13 77 (0.57%) Headless CMS
14 57 (0.42%) Drupal
15 49 (0.37%) Umbraco
16 47 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
16 47 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
17 45 (0.34%) WebLogic
18 32 (0.24%) WordPress
Applications
1 89 (0.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 88 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
3 66 (0.49%) Sketch
4 54 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 54 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 46 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 43 (0.32%) Chatbot
7 21 (0.16%) InVision
7 21 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
8 20 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 19 (0.14%) Adobe XD
10 13 (0.097%) AutoCAD
11 11 (0.082%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 7 (0.052%) EngageOne
13 5 (0.037%) Maple
14 4 (0.030%) Revit
15 3 (0.022%) Blender
15 3 (0.022%) Maya
16 1 (0.007%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 115 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 32 (0.24%) Distributed Ledger
4 31 (0.23%) Magento
4 31 (0.23%) Shopify
5 25 (0.19%) R3 Corda
6 24 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 22 (0.16%) NetSuite
8 19 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
9 12 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
10 11 (0.082%) Line 50
10 11 (0.082%) Sage 200
11 10 (0.075%) SimCorp Dimension
12 9 (0.067%) Fidessa
13 8 (0.060%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
13 8 (0.060%) Avolution ABACUS
13 8 (0.060%) JDE OneWorld
14 7 (0.052%) Oracle Applications
15 6 (0.045%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 6 (0.045%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6,622 (49.36%) AWS
2 5,943 (44.30%) Azure
3 3,176 (23.67%) GCP
4 2,102 (15.67%) Azure DevOps
5 2,096 (15.62%) Serverless
6 1,134 (8.45%) GitHub
7 1,107 (8.25%) SaaS
8 1,011 (7.54%) AWS Lambda
9 924 (6.89%) AWS CloudFormation
10 903 (6.73%) PaaS
11 663 (4.94%) Cloud Computing
12 599 (4.46%) Amazon S3
13 546 (4.07%) IaaS
14 522 (3.89%) Amazon EC2
15 521 (3.88%) Amazon ECS
16 473 (3.53%) Power Platform
17 404 (3.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 344 (2.56%) OpenShift
19 343 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
20 330 (2.46%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 408 (3.04%) Firewall
2 323 (2.41%) HTTP
3 240 (1.79%) Internet
4 220 (1.64%) Network Security
5 217 (1.62%) DNS
6 128 (0.95%) VPN
7 99 (0.74%) TCP/IP
8 72 (0.54%) Broadband
9 70 (0.52%) DHCP
9 70 (0.52%) SSL
10 52 (0.39%) SSH
11 51 (0.38%) LAN
12 49 (0.37%) WebEx
13 48 (0.36%) WAN
14 39 (0.29%) VLAN
15 31 (0.23%) FTP
15 31 (0.23%) HTTPS
16 29 (0.22%) Kerberos
17 28 (0.21%) MQTT
18 27 (0.20%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,168 (8.71%) NoSQL
2 1,157 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 1,095 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
4 858 (6.40%) MySQL
5 852 (6.35%) Relational Database
6 788 (5.87%) Big Data
7 754 (5.62%) MongoDB
8 496 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
9 478 (3.56%) DynamoDB
10 452 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
11 438 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
12 432 (3.22%) Redis
13 366 (2.73%) Power BI
14 330 (2.46%) Data Lake
15 314 (2.34%) Hadoop
16 284 (2.12%) Apache Cassandra
17 263 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
18 229 (1.71%) Amazon Athena
19 208 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 196 (1.46%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 3,099 (23.10%) Git (software)
2 2,736 (20.39%) Jenkins
3 1,310 (9.76%) JIRA
4 627 (4.67%) GitLab
5 565 (4.21%) Selenium
6 546 (4.07%) TeamCity
7 508 (3.79%) Maven
8 455 (3.39%) Octopus Deploy
9 410 (3.06%) CircleCI
10 376 (2.80%) Cucumber
11 372 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 371 (2.77%) webpack
13 357 (2.66%) Cypress.io
14 324 (2.42%) JUnit
15 321 (2.39%) Bitbucket
16 304 (2.27%) SonarQube
17 261 (1.95%) Gradle
18 251 (1.87%) Travis CI
19 236 (1.76%) Postman
20 233 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4,019 (29.96%) Finance
2 3,112 (23.20%) Social Skills
3 1,541 (11.49%) Banking
4 1,023 (7.63%) Retail
5 955 (7.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 869 (6.48%) Analytical Skills
7 782 (5.83%) Games
8 568 (4.23%) Marketing
9 461 (3.44%) Public Sector
10 389 (2.90%) Manufacturing
11 316 (2.36%) Presentation Skills
12 310 (2.31%) Legal
13 244 (1.82%) Financial Institution
14 224 (1.67%) Law
15 213 (1.59%) Front Office
16 208 (1.55%) Telecoms
17 198 (1.48%) Advertising
18 140 (1.04%) Organisational Skills
19 138 (1.03%) Influencing Skills
20 128 (0.95%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2,883 (21.49%) DevOps Engineer
2 2,865 (21.36%) Developer
3 1,565 (11.67%) Software Engineer
4 926 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
5 903 (6.73%) Architect
6 861 (6.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 820 (6.11%) Senior Developer
8 670 (4.99%) Cloud Engineer
9 568 (4.23%) Senior Software Engineer
10 545 (4.06%) Data Engineer
11 508 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
12 453 (3.38%) Java Developer
13 450 (3.35%) Full Stack Developer
14 449 (3.35%) Java Engineer
15 416 (3.10%) Azure Engineer
16 365 (2.72%) AWS DevOps
17 352 (2.62%) .NET Developer
18 340 (2.53%) Consultant
19 336 (2.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 336 (2.50%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,632 (19.62%) React
2 2,361 (17.60%) Node.js
3 2,004 (14.94%) .NET
4 1,293 (9.64%) REST
5 1,273 (9.49%) CSS
6 1,249 (9.31%) AngularJS
7 1,240 (9.24%) HTML
8 1,230 (9.17%) Kafka
9 1,030 (7.68%) Spring
10 845 (6.30%) RESTful
11 772 (5.75%) .NET Core
12 646 (4.82%) Spring Boot
13 617 (4.60%) GraphQL
14 598 (4.46%) Web Services
15 562 (4.19%) HTML5
16 509 (3.79%) JSON
17 499 (3.72%) .NET Framework
18 488 (3.64%) ASP.NET
19 478 (3.56%) Vue.js
20 409 (3.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1,258 (9.38%) Cloud Native
2 1,200 (8.94%) User Experience
3 817 (6.09%) Public Cloud
4 585 (4.36%) Algorithms
5 546 (4.07%) Mobile App
6 529 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
7 449 (3.35%) Greenfield Project
8 379 (2.82%) Management Information System
9 362 (2.70%) Life Science
10 313 (2.33%) Data Structures
11 300 (2.24%) Blog
12 290 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
13 263 (1.96%) Virtual Team
14 227 (1.69%) Private Cloud
15 224 (1.67%) Linux Command Line
16 216 (1.61%) Data Centre
17 215 (1.60%) Hackathon
18 211 (1.57%) Blockchain
19 202 (1.51%) Sports Betting
20 186 (1.39%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2,251 (16.78%) Linux
2 1,085 (8.09%) Windows
3 518 (3.86%) Unix
4 392 (2.92%) Android
5 343 (2.56%) Apple iOS
6 209 (1.56%) Windows Server
7 136 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 129 (0.96%) Mesosphere
9 101 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 79 (0.59%) CentOS
11 41 (0.31%) VMS
12 40 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 40 (0.30%) Windows 10
13 21 (0.16%) Solaris
14 20 (0.15%) Amazon Linux
15 17 (0.13%) Debian
16 16 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
16 16 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
17 11 (0.082%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.082%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,563 (56.37%) Agile
2 6,006 (44.77%) CI/CD
3 3,346 (24.94%) Software Engineering
4 2,990 (22.29%) Microservices
5 2,498 (18.62%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2,483 (18.51%) Test Automation
7 2,397 (17.87%) Scrum
8 2,175 (16.21%) Mentoring
9 2,055 (15.32%) TDD
10 1,974 (14.71%) Full Stack Development
11 1,949 (14.53%) Problem-Solving
12 1,890 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
13 1,624 (12.10%) Analytics
14 1,482 (11.05%) SDLC
15 1,432 (10.67%) Coaching
16 1,198 (8.93%) BDD
17 1,133 (8.45%) Data Science
18 1,109 (8.27%) Computer Science
19 1,085 (8.09%) Configuration Management
20 1,015 (7.57%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4,968 (37.03%) Python
2 3,804 (28.35%) Java
3 3,513 (26.19%) JavaScript
4 2,641 (19.69%) SQL
5 2,220 (16.55%) C#
6 1,673 (12.47%) TypeScript
7 1,333 (9.94%) Bash
8 1,254 (9.35%) Go
9 1,202 (8.96%) PowerShell
10 736 (5.49%) Ruby
11 607 (4.52%) Scala
12 471 (3.51%) PHP
13 448 (3.34%) C++
14 446 (3.32%) Groovy
15 339 (2.53%) C
16 293 (2.18%) Kotlin
17 248 (1.85%) T-SQL
18 223 (1.66%) ES6
19 222 (1.65%) Shell Script
20 169 (1.26%) R
Qualifications
1 1,461 (10.89%) Degree
2 600 (4.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 364 (2.71%) Security Cleared
4 224 (1.67%) SC Cleared
5 222 (1.65%) Master's Degree
6 136 (1.01%) AWS Certification
7 126 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 84 (0.63%) ISTQB
9 74 (0.55%) CISSP
10 60 (0.45%) PMI Certification
11 56 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
12 54 (0.40%) DV Cleared
12 54 (0.40%) ISEB
13 33 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
13 33 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
14 32 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 29 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
16 24 (0.18%) CEH
17 22 (0.16%) CISM
17 22 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,325 (9.88%) QA
2 293 (2.18%) Accessibility
3 132 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 125 (0.93%) GDPR
5 118 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 107 (0.80%) SLA
7 50 (0.37%) NIST
8 44 (0.33%) PCI DSS
9 43 (0.32%) SOC 2
10 34 (0.25%) PMO
11 33 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
12 31 (0.23%) GxP
13 19 (0.14%) HIPAA
14 17 (0.13%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
15 15 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 14 (0.10%) GRC
17 13 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
18 12 (0.089%) ISO 9001
19 8 (0.060%) ISO 13485
19 8 (0.060%) MiFID
System Software
1 4,259 (31.75%) Docker
2 222 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 221 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
4 150 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 55 (0.41%) Apache Flume
6 49 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
7 42 (0.31%) vSphere
8 41 (0.31%) KVM
9 40 (0.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 36 (0.27%) LXC
11 30 (0.22%) Hyper-V
12 22 (0.16%) zsh
13 21 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
14 14 (0.10%) Ceph
14 14 (0.10%) Varnish
15 12 (0.089%) Firmware
15 12 (0.089%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 12 (0.089%) Virtual Desktop
16 10 (0.075%) XenApp
16 10 (0.075%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4,623 (34.46%) Kubernetes
2 3,799 (28.32%) Terraform
3 2,108 (15.71%) Ansible
4 939 (7.00%) Puppet
5 740 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
6 619 (4.61%) Prometheus
7 491 (3.66%) Grafana
8 255 (1.90%) Istio
9 181 (1.35%) Kibana
10 167 (1.24%) Consul
11 138 (1.03%) logstash
12 129 (0.96%) Automic
13 97 (0.72%) Rancher
14 94 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
15 90 (0.67%) HAProxy
15 90 (0.67%) Packer
16 76 (0.57%) Argo
17 67 (0.50%) ZABBIX
18 64 (0.48%) Kiali
19 59 (0.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1,611 (12.01%) Microsoft
2 1,328 (9.90%) Google
3 494 (3.68%) Splunk
4 489 (3.64%) Oracle
5 319 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
6 251 (1.87%) Databricks
7 218 (1.62%) VMware
8 165 (1.23%) Red Hat
9 161 (1.20%) New Relic
10 155 (1.16%) ServiceNow
11 149 (1.11%) Atlassian
12 119 (0.89%) AppDynamics
13 103 (0.77%) Dynatrace
14 92 (0.69%) Facebook
14 92 (0.69%) Sitecore
15 89 (0.66%) IBM
15 89 (0.66%) SAP
16 86 (0.64%) Adobe
17 73 (0.54%) Confluent
18 63 (0.47%) F5