Period
to 25 June 2018

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 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 42 82
Rank change year-on-year +9 +40 +13
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 74 37 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.57% 5.47% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.25% 6.17% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 70 29 7
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -9.64% +38.33%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,100 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,250 £70,250 £54,750
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £39,563
% change year-on-year +26.67% -5.21% +21.73%

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 1,021 600 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 90.59% 88.63% 86.11%
Number of salaries quoted 864 531 696
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,000 £37,062 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.32% -1.17% -
10th Percentile £22,235 £21,750 £23,875
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £60,625
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,500 £37,062 £37,394
% change year-on-year +11.97% -0.89% -0.28%

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 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 54 (72.97%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (58.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (48.65%) Linux
5 29 (39.19%) Puppet
6 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
7 23 (31.08%) SQL
7 23 (31.08%) Jenkins
7 23 (31.08%) Ansible
8 22 (29.73%) Windows
9 21 (28.38%) Java
10 20 (27.03%) C#
10 20 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (27.03%) Terraform
11 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
12 18 (24.32%) Python
12 18 (24.32%) TDD
13 17 (22.97%) .NET
14 16 (21.62%) HTML
14 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
14 16 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
15 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management
15 15 (20.27%) Scrum
15 15 (20.27%) Kubernetes
16 14 (18.92%) CSS
16 14 (18.92%) Node.js
16 14 (18.92%) Docker
17 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
17 13 (17.57%) MySQL

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 5 (6.76%) IIS
2 4 (5.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.35%) Confluence
3 1 (1.35%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
1 1 (1.35%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (72.97%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (58.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (12.16%) AWS CloudFormation
4 5 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.41%) Amazon S3
6 3 (4.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 3 (4.05%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (4.05%) Datadog
6 3 (4.05%) Serverless
7 2 (2.70%) IaaS
7 2 (2.70%) PaaS
8 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.35%) NuGet
8 1 (1.35%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) SSL
2 8 (10.81%) DNS
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) VPN
4 2 (2.70%) NAS
4 2 (2.70%) Network Security
4 2 (2.70%) SAN
4 2 (2.70%) VSAN
5 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.62%) MongoDB
2 13 (17.57%) MySQL
3 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
3 11 (14.86%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
4 10 (13.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (8.11%) Amazon Redshift
6 4 (5.41%) Redis
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (4.05%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (4.05%) Big Data
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
7 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (2.70%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (2.70%) MariaDB
8 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (31.08%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.57%) Git (software)
3 11 (14.86%) TeamCity
4 8 (10.81%) Bitbucket
4 8 (10.81%) JIRA
4 8 (10.81%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.11%) Maven
6 5 (6.76%) Ant
6 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (5.41%) Selenium
8 3 (4.05%) GitLab
8 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (2.70%) Artifactory
9 2 (2.70%) Gatling
9 2 (2.70%) JUnit
9 2 (2.70%) NeoLoad
9 2 (2.70%) Subversion
10 1 (1.35%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (16.22%) Games
2 4 (5.41%) Advertising
3 3 (4.05%) Automotive
3 3 (4.05%) Finance
4 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Law
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (56.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (17.57%) Developer
3 10 (13.51%) Senior DevOps
3 10 (13.51%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (10.81%) Technical Leader
5 7 (9.46%) Junior
5 7 (9.46%) Junior DevOps
5 7 (9.46%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.41%) Technical Director
8 3 (4.05%) Administrator
8 3 (4.05%) Architect
8 3 (4.05%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Lead Java Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Platform Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (22.97%) .NET
2 16 (21.62%) HTML
3 14 (18.92%) CSS
3 14 (18.92%) Node.js
4 11 (14.86%) HTML5
5 9 (12.16%) React
6 8 (10.81%) CherryPy
7 7 (9.46%) .NET Core
7 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
7 7 (9.46%) Web Services
8 6 (8.11%) AngularJS
9 5 (6.76%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 4 (5.41%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
11 3 (4.05%) Angular 2
11 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (4.05%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.05%) J2EE
11 3 (4.05%) RESTful
11 3 (4.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.41%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.05%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) NHS
2 3 (4.05%) Replication
2 3 (4.05%) User Experience
3 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.70%) Online Gambling
3 2 (2.70%) PKI
3 2 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.70%) Social Gaming
4 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.35%) Fintech
4 1 (1.35%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (48.65%) Linux
2 22 (29.73%) Windows
3 11 (14.86%) Windows Server
4 8 (10.81%) Debian
5 7 (9.46%) Ubuntu
6 6 (8.11%) Unix
7 4 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.05%) CentOS
9 1 (1.35%) Android
9 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.35%) Fedora
9 1 (1.35%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) TDD
3 16 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 15 (20.27%) Configuration Management
4 15 (20.27%) Scrum
5 13 (17.57%) MVC
6 11 (14.86%) Software Engineering
7 10 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.81%) Collaborative Working
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.11%) ITIL
9 6 (8.11%) Mobile Development
9 6 (8.11%) Open Source
9 6 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.76%) BDD
10 5 (6.76%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.41%) Artificial Intelligence
11 4 (5.41%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.41%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (33.78%) JavaScript
2 23 (31.08%) SQL
3 21 (28.38%) Java
4 20 (27.03%) C#
5 18 (24.32%) Python
6 15 (20.27%) Bash Shell
7 12 (16.22%) C++
7 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
8 9 (12.16%) PHP
9 7 (9.46%) Perl
9 7 (9.46%) Ruby
10 4 (5.41%) C
11 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.35%) Apple Swift
12 1 (1.35%) Kotlin
12 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.35%) Scala
12 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Degree
2 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.35%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) GCP
3 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Docker
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 29 (39.19%) Puppet
2 23 (31.08%) Ansible
3 20 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (27.03%) Terraform
4 15 (20.27%) Kubernetes
5 8 (10.81%) HAProxy
5 8 (10.81%) Packer
6 7 (9.46%) Nagios
7 4 (5.41%) ZABBIX
8 2 (2.70%) Consul
8 2 (2.70%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (2.70%) Grafana
8 2 (2.70%) Kibana
8 2 (2.70%) logstash
8 2 (2.70%) Rancher
8 2 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) Capita
2 6 (8.11%) VMware
3 5 (6.76%) Google
3 5 (6.76%) New Relic
4 4 (5.41%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 4 (5.41%) Splunk
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
5 3 (4.05%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.70%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.70%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.70%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.70%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.35%) Informatica
7 1 (1.35%) Siebel