Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 29 47
Rank change year-on-year +9 +18 -
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 102 57 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.56% 6.68% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 7.35% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 142 54 31
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £35,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,325 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £55,000 £46,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +19.57% +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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 833 775 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.44% 90.86% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 705 676 605
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £39,756 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% +6.02% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,066 £67,063 £60,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Newcastle upon Tyne

DevOps
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Newcastle upon Tyne

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (49.02%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (49.02%) Puppet
3 47 (46.08%) Ansible
3 47 (46.08%) Configuration Management
4 43 (42.16%) Linux
5 37 (36.27%) Mentoring
5 37 (36.27%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (35.29%) Python
6 36 (35.29%) Java
7 34 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 32 (31.37%) Analytics
9 28 (27.45%) Bash Shell
9 28 (27.45%) Coaching
9 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
10 26 (25.49%) SQL
10 26 (25.49%) Docker
10 26 (25.49%) NoSQL
10 26 (25.49%) Jenkins
11 24 (23.53%) Data Analytics
12 21 (20.59%) Test Automation
13 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (18.63%) Perl
13 19 (18.63%) Finance
13 19 (18.63%) MongoDB
14 18 (17.65%) Node.js
14 18 (17.65%) JavaScript
15 17 (16.67%) Windows
16 16 (15.69%) HTML
17 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 13 (12.75%) Apache Spark
2 8 (7.84%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.88%) nginx
4 2 (1.96%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.96%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 50 (49.02%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (7.84%) GitHub
5 7 (6.86%) IaaS
5 7 (6.86%) PaaS
6 5 (4.90%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.92%) SaaS
8 3 (2.94%) Datadog
9 1 (0.98%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.98%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.98%) NuGet
9 1 (0.98%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) SSL
2 3 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (1.96%) DNS
3 2 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (0.98%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.49%) NoSQL
2 19 (18.63%) MongoDB
3 15 (14.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (13.73%) Big Data
5 13 (12.75%) Hadoop
6 8 (7.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (7.84%) Apache Hive
6 8 (7.84%) HBase
6 8 (7.84%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (7.84%) Spark SQL
6 8 (7.84%) Sqoop
7 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (6.86%) MySQL
8 5 (4.90%) SQL Server
9 3 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.98%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 28 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 26 (25.49%) Jenkins
3 12 (11.76%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (3.92%) Selenium
6 3 (2.94%) Maven
7 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.96%) Subversion
7 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.98%) JIRA
8 1 (0.98%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.98%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.98%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (18.63%) Finance
2 4 (3.92%) Games
3 1 (0.98%) Advertising
3 1 (0.98%) Automotive
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (58.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (13.73%) Architect
3 11 (10.78%) AWS DevOps
3 11 (10.78%) Senior DevOps
3 11 (10.78%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 10 (9.80%) Developer
5 9 (8.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) AWS Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) DevOps Architect
6 8 (7.84%) Big Data Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Data Engineer
6 8 (7.84%) Python Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) Applications Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Lead DevOps
7 5 (4.90%) Senior Architect
8 3 (2.94%) Azure DevOps
8 3 (2.94%) Java Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Junior
8 3 (2.94%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (2.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) Node.js
2 16 (15.69%) HTML
3 13 (12.75%) AngularJS
3 13 (12.75%) Kafka
4 12 (11.76%) CSS
5 11 (10.78%) React
6 9 (8.82%) CherryPy
6 9 (8.82%) HTML5
7 8 (7.84%) Spark Streaming
8 7 (6.86%) .NET
9 5 (4.90%) Middleware
9 5 (4.90%) TensorFlow
9 5 (4.90%) Web Services
10 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
10 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.92%) CSS3
10 4 (3.92%) jQuery
10 4 (3.92%) JSON
10 4 (3.92%) Spring
10 4 (3.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.84%) Public Cloud
2 6 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 5 (4.90%) Cloud Native
4 4 (3.92%) User Experience
5 3 (2.94%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.98%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.98%) Podcast
7 1 (0.98%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 43 (42.16%) Linux
2 17 (16.67%) Windows
3 13 (12.75%) Unix
4 8 (7.84%) Debian
4 8 (7.84%) Ubuntu
5 7 (6.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.88%) Windows Server
7 3 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.98%) Android
8 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (46.08%) Configuration Management
3 37 (36.27%) Mentoring
4 32 (31.37%) Analytics
5 28 (27.45%) Coaching
6 24 (23.53%) Data Analytics
7 21 (20.59%) Test Automation
8 19 (18.63%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.73%) Microservices
10 14 (13.73%) Software Engineering
11 12 (11.76%) TDD
12 11 (10.78%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (8.82%) Data Engineering
13 9 (8.82%) Machine Learning
13 9 (8.82%) Technical Leadership
14 8 (7.84%) Data Reconciliation
14 8 (7.84%) Data Transformation
14 8 (7.84%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (7.84%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 36 (35.29%) Java
1 36 (35.29%) Python
2 28 (27.45%) Bash Shell
3 26 (25.49%) SQL
4 19 (18.63%) Perl
5 18 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 13 (12.75%) C++
7 12 (11.76%) Ruby
8 11 (10.78%) Scala
9 9 (8.82%) C#
10 8 (7.84%) PHP
11 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.94%) C
12 3 (2.94%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.98%) Java 8
13 1 (0.98%) Jython
13 1 (0.98%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.90%) Degree
2 2 (1.96%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.98%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.88%) GDPR
2 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (25.49%) Docker
2 8 (7.84%) Apache Flume
2 8 (7.84%) HDFS
3 2 (1.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 50 (49.02%) Puppet
2 47 (46.08%) Ansible
3 37 (36.27%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (12.75%) Mesos
5 12 (11.76%) Docker Swarm
6 9 (8.82%) Kubernetes
7 8 (7.84%) Oozie
7 8 (7.84%) Terraform
8 5 (4.90%) Hadoop YARN
8 5 (4.90%) Nagios
9 4 (3.92%) HAProxy
9 4 (3.92%) Packer
10 2 (1.96%) Cobbler
11 1 (0.98%) Consul
11 1 (0.98%) Icinga
11 1 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Google
2 8 (7.84%) Cloudera
2 8 (7.84%) Hortonworks
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.92%) New Relic
5 3 (2.94%) Splunk
6 1 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.98%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.98%) RedGate
6 1 (0.98%) Sun