Period
to 3 June 2020

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 3 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > London
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 13 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 +8 +4
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 5,070 7,031 6,766
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 13.90% 12.24% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.82% 13.17% 10.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4,254 5,875 5,446
Median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £47,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £97,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%

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 34,221 53,371 64,622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.85% 92.91% 93.20%
Number of salaries quoted 27,497 43,075 52,093
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £93,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 3 June 2020.

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 3 June 2020. 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
Central London +3 1,169 £75,000 - 104
South London +7 213 £60,000 - 14
West London +23 192 £62,500 -3.85% 34
East London -4 36 £65,000 -1.89% 6
North London -10 8 £62,500 -3.85% 9
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, 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 2,316 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 2,293 (45.23%) AWS
3 1,934 (38.15%) Azure
4 1,731 (34.14%) Docker
5 1,702 (33.57%) Python
6 1,656 (32.66%) Kubernetes
7 1,493 (29.45%) Finance
8 1,475 (29.09%) Java
9 1,183 (23.33%) Terraform
10 1,116 (22.01%) Linux
11 1,051 (20.73%) Ansible
12 1,004 (19.80%) Microservices
13 955 (18.84%) JavaScript
14 918 (18.11%) SQL
15 909 (17.93%) GCP
16 865 (17.06%) Jenkins
17 817 (16.11%) Git (software)
18 772 (15.23%) Software Engineering
19 738 (14.56%) .NET
20 724 (14.28%) C#
21 695 (13.71%) Fintech
22 685 (13.51%) TDD
23 654 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
24 588 (11.60%) SQL Server
25 583 (11.50%) Test Automation
26 556 (10.97%) Banking
27 554 (10.93%) Infrastructure as Code
28 548 (10.81%) Scrum
29 545 (10.75%) Google
30 536 (10.57%) React

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
1 190 (3.75%) Apache Spark
2 185 (3.65%) Apache
3 181 (3.57%) Confluence
4 144 (2.84%) Elasticsearch
5 79 (1.56%) IIS
6 61 (1.20%) Tomcat
7 57 (1.12%) CMS
8 55 (1.08%) SharePoint
9 44 (0.87%) Apache Airflow
10 38 (0.75%) OpenStack
11 33 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
12 28 (0.55%) nginx
13 27 (0.53%) WebSphere
14 25 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 25 (0.49%) WebLogic
15 17 (0.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 16 (0.32%) Luigi
17 15 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
18 14 (0.28%) Apache Solr
19 11 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 45 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (0.20%) Chatbot
3 10 (0.20%) MS Visio
4 9 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.059%) Gliffy
7 2 (0.039%) Adobe Premiere
7 2 (0.039%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.020%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.020%) Adobe XD
8 1 (0.020%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.020%) InVision
8 1 (0.020%) Mingle
8 1 (0.020%) Sketch
8 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.020%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 24 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
2 22 (0.43%) R3 Corda
3 19 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 12 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.12%) Magento
6 5 (0.099%) Adobe Campaign
6 5 (0.099%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (0.099%) HFM
6 5 (0.099%) Oracle FAH
6 5 (0.099%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.079%) RiskWrite
8 3 (0.059%) BusinessWorks
8 3 (0.059%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.059%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (0.059%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.059%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.039%) Infor SunSystems
9 2 (0.039%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 2 (0.039%) Rolfe and Nolan
9 2 (0.039%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2,293 (45.23%) AWS
2 1,934 (38.15%) Azure
3 909 (17.93%) GCP
4 518 (10.22%) Serverless
5 317 (6.25%) SaaS
6 259 (5.11%) AWS CloudFormation
6 259 (5.11%) PaaS
7 236 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
8 184 (3.63%) IaaS
9 183 (3.61%) GitHub
10 182 (3.59%) Amazon ECS
11 165 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
11 165 (3.25%) Cloud Computing
12 144 (2.84%) Power Platform
13 127 (2.50%) Amazon S3
14 126 (2.49%) OpenShift
15 105 (2.07%) Office 365
16 100 (1.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 96 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 87 (1.72%) Amazon EKS
Communications & Networking
1 138 (2.72%) Firewall
2 87 (1.72%) DNS
3 82 (1.62%) Network Security
4 70 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 66 (1.30%) Internet
6 62 (1.22%) HTTP
7 56 (1.10%) VPN
8 38 (0.75%) BGP
9 35 (0.69%) WAN
10 34 (0.67%) LAN
11 30 (0.59%) SAN
12 25 (0.49%) SNMP
13 24 (0.47%) IPv4
14 23 (0.45%) Broadband
14 23 (0.45%) HSRP
14 23 (0.45%) MPLS
14 23 (0.45%) VPLS
15 22 (0.43%) RSVP
15 22 (0.43%) VRRP
16 21 (0.41%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 588 (11.60%) SQL Server
2 353 (6.96%) NoSQL
3 294 (5.80%) Big Data
4 275 (5.42%) MySQL
5 240 (4.73%) PostgreSQL
6 162 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
7 139 (2.74%) Hadoop
8 136 (2.68%) Power BI
9 135 (2.66%) Relational Database
10 123 (2.43%) MongoDB
11 119 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 116 (2.29%) Amazon Redshift
12 116 (2.29%) Azure SQL Database
13 112 (2.21%) Redis
14 110 (2.17%) Amazon RDS
15 101 (1.99%) Blockchain
16 86 (1.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 80 (1.58%) Cosmos DB
18 74 (1.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 72 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 865 (17.06%) Jenkins
2 817 (16.11%) Git (software)
3 348 (6.86%) JIRA
4 215 (4.24%) GitLab
5 188 (3.71%) Selenium
6 177 (3.49%) TeamCity
7 146 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 129 (2.54%) Maven
9 124 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 115 (2.27%) Cucumber
11 109 (2.15%) Visual Studio
12 103 (2.03%) Bitbucket
13 93 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
14 90 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
15 82 (1.62%) Artifactory
16 78 (1.54%) SpecFlow
17 73 (1.44%) JUnit
18 69 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
19 62 (1.22%) Jasmine
20 59 (1.16%) Gradle
General
1 1,493 (29.45%) Finance
2 556 (10.97%) Banking
3 186 (3.67%) Retail
4 163 (3.21%) Front Office
5 162 (3.20%) Investment Banking
6 117 (2.31%) Games
7 99 (1.95%) Marketing
8 91 (1.79%) Public Sector
9 76 (1.50%) Telecoms
10 69 (1.36%) Back Office
10 69 (1.36%) Law
11 67 (1.32%) Financial Institution
12 59 (1.16%) Legal
13 35 (0.69%) Advertising
14 27 (0.53%) Publishing
15 26 (0.51%) Billing
16 14 (0.28%) Manufacturing
17 12 (0.24%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.20%) Brand Awareness
18 10 (0.20%) Housing Association
Job Titles
1 1,310 (25.84%) DevOps Engineer
2 1,269 (25.03%) Developer
3 446 (8.80%) AWS Engineer
4 386 (7.61%) Java Developer
5 385 (7.59%) Architect
6 319 (6.29%) Senior Developer
7 312 (6.15%) AWS DevOps
8 302 (5.96%) Software Engineer
9 269 (5.31%) Cloud Engineer
10 265 (5.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 242 (4.77%) Senior DevOps
12 199 (3.93%) Azure Engineer
13 196 (3.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
14 188 (3.71%) .NET Developer
15 185 (3.65%) Python Engineer
16 159 (3.14%) C# Developer
16 159 (3.14%) Java Engineer
17 155 (3.06%) Site Reliability Engineer
18 152 (3.00%) Full Stack Developer
19 147 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 738 (14.56%) .NET
2 536 (10.57%) React
3 533 (10.51%) Web Services
4 495 (9.76%) Node.js
5 481 (9.49%) AngularJS
6 409 (8.07%) CSS
7 399 (7.87%) REST
8 396 (7.81%) HTML
9 334 (6.59%) Spring
10 308 (6.07%) Kafka
11 255 (5.03%) RESTful
12 251 (4.95%) .NET Core
13 212 (4.18%) Spring Boot
14 179 (3.53%) ASP.NET
15 168 (3.31%) .NET Framework
16 163 (3.21%) Vue.js
17 152 (3.00%) HTML5
18 122 (2.41%) ASP.NET Web API
19 114 (2.25%) Elastic Stack
20 111 (2.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 298 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 286 (5.64%) Public Cloud
3 282 (5.56%) Cloud Native
4 272 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
5 231 (4.56%) Hedge funds
6 189 (3.73%) User Experience
7 167 (3.29%) Derivative
7 167 (3.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 146 (2.88%) Data Centre
9 143 (2.82%) Fixed Income
10 130 (2.56%) Equities
11 124 (2.45%) Mobile App
12 111 (2.19%) Self-Motivation
13 84 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
14 83 (1.64%) Private Cloud
15 82 (1.62%) Data Structures
16 80 (1.58%) Management Information System
17 75 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
18 58 (1.14%) Virtual Team
19 46 (0.91%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1,116 (22.01%) Linux
2 440 (8.68%) Windows
3 228 (4.50%) Unix
4 124 (2.45%) CentOS
5 112 (2.21%) Windows Server
6 102 (2.01%) Android
7 98 (1.93%) Apple iOS
8 73 (1.44%) Ubuntu
9 71 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 37 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 37 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
11 35 (0.69%) Mac OS X
12 34 (0.67%) Windows 10
13 29 (0.57%) Debian
13 29 (0.57%) VMS
14 19 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (0.30%) Windows Server 2019
16 14 (0.28%) Mac OS
16 14 (0.28%) Solaris
17 13 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,316 (45.68%) Agile Software Development
2 1,004 (19.80%) Microservices
3 772 (15.23%) Software Engineering
4 695 (13.71%) Fintech
5 685 (13.51%) TDD
6 654 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
7 583 (11.50%) Test Automation
8 554 (10.93%) Infrastructure as Code
9 548 (10.81%) Scrum
10 450 (8.88%) Mentoring
11 415 (8.19%) Analytics
12 404 (7.97%) Configuration Management
12 404 (7.97%) Continuous Delivery
13 381 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
14 357 (7.04%) BDD
15 319 (6.29%) Open Source
16 317 (6.25%) Asset Management
17 307 (6.06%) SDLC
18 302 (5.96%) Computer Science
19 301 (5.94%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1,702 (33.57%) Python
2 1,475 (29.09%) Java
3 955 (18.84%) JavaScript
4 918 (18.11%) SQL
5 724 (14.28%) C#
6 464 (9.15%) PowerShell
7 421 (8.30%) Bash Shell
8 337 (6.65%) Ruby
9 317 (6.25%) Go
10 216 (4.26%) Scala
11 175 (3.45%) TypeScript
12 173 (3.41%) C++
12 173 (3.41%) Java 8
13 144 (2.84%) PHP
14 137 (2.70%) Perl
15 120 (2.37%) Kotlin
16 116 (2.29%) T-SQL
17 99 (1.95%) Shell Script
18 98 (1.93%) C
19 76 (1.50%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 429 (8.46%) Degree
2 192 (3.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 117 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 100 (1.97%) AWS Certification
5 87 (1.72%) SC Cleared
6 40 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (0.75%) DV Cleared
8 33 (0.65%) CISSP
9 28 (0.55%) Master's Degree
10 24 (0.47%) ISTQB
10 24 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
11 22 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
12 18 (0.36%) PhD
13 17 (0.34%) ISEB
13 17 (0.34%) PMI Certification
14 16 (0.32%) CCNA
14 16 (0.32%) Sun Certification
15 11 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
15 11 (0.22%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 304 (6.00%) QA
2 59 (1.16%) SLA
3 45 (0.89%) GDPR
4 34 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 24 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 19 (0.37%) NIST
7 15 (0.30%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 7 (0.14%) COBIT
9 7 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
9 7 (0.14%) NCSC
10 6 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 6 (0.12%) NIST 800
11 5 (0.099%) PMO
11 5 (0.099%) UCITS
12 4 (0.079%) FINRA
12 4 (0.079%) PMBOK
13 3 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
14 1 (0.020%) Basel III
14 1 (0.020%) PSD2
System Software
1 1,731 (34.14%) Docker
2 114 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 108 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 50 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 48 (0.95%) Hyper-V
6 27 (0.53%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 18 (0.36%) vSphere
8 13 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
8 13 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (0.22%) VirtualBox
10 9 (0.18%) XenApp
10 9 (0.18%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.16%) Apache Flume
11 8 (0.16%) Kamailio
11 8 (0.16%) KVM
11 8 (0.16%) LXC
12 7 (0.14%) vCloud
13 6 (0.12%) Samba
13 6 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.099%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1,656 (32.66%) Kubernetes
2 1,183 (23.33%) Terraform
3 1,051 (20.73%) Ansible
4 482 (9.51%) Puppet
5 340 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
6 144 (2.84%) Grafana
7 136 (2.68%) Prometheus
8 107 (2.11%) Packer
9 58 (1.14%) Mesos
10 52 (1.03%) Nagios
11 49 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
11 49 (0.97%) Marathon
11 49 (0.97%) Salt
12 38 (0.75%) Kibana
13 35 (0.69%) SCCM
14 32 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
15 29 (0.57%) Istio
16 27 (0.53%) Consul
17 26 (0.51%) ZABBIX
18 22 (0.43%) Rancher
Vendors
1 545 (10.75%) Google
2 513 (10.12%) Microsoft
3 280 (5.52%) Oracle
4 145 (2.86%) VMware
5 132 (2.60%) Red Hat
6 111 (2.19%) Splunk
7 106 (2.09%) Tableau
8 72 (1.42%) Cisco
9 67 (1.32%) IBM
10 62 (1.22%) Atlassian
11 41 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
12 35 (0.69%) Sybase
13 34 (0.67%) HP
14 33 (0.65%) Adobe
15 32 (0.63%) SAP
16 31 (0.61%) Citrix
17 30 (0.59%) F5
18 27 (0.53%) SaltStack
18 27 (0.53%) ServiceNow
18 27 (0.53%) Talend