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

DevOps
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 33 64
Rank change year-on-year +12 +31 +27
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 123 42 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 11.46% 6.98% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.47% 7.61% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 150 35 21
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +47.06% +25.00%
10th Percentile £32,462 £36,375 £36,517
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,250 £67,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +42.86% +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 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 986 552 833
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.89% 91.69% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 839 454 708
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,183 £22,575 £25,925
90th Percentile £64,000 £60,000 £62,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.58% -1.92% +4.00%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 82 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (51.22%) Puppet
3 61 (49.59%) Linux
3 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (47.97%) Microsoft Azure
5 54 (43.90%) Ansible
6 51 (41.46%) Opscode Chef
7 43 (34.96%) Configuration Management
8 38 (30.89%) Jenkins
9 36 (29.27%) JavaScript
10 34 (27.64%) Git (software)
11 32 (26.02%) Bash Shell
11 32 (26.02%) Docker
11 32 (26.02%) Java
12 29 (23.58%) Python
13 28 (22.76%) MongoDB
14 27 (21.95%) HTML
14 27 (21.95%) Windows
15 26 (21.14%) SQL
16 24 (19.51%) CSS
16 24 (19.51%) Node.js
17 23 (18.70%) Mentoring
17 23 (18.70%) NoSQL
17 23 (18.70%) Terraform
18 21 (17.07%) Kubernetes
18 21 (17.07%) TeamCity
18 21 (17.07%) C#
18 21 (17.07%) PHP
19 19 (15.45%) .NET
20 18 (14.63%) TDD

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 8 (6.50%) nginx
2 4 (3.25%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.44%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.63%) Confluence
4 2 (1.63%) IIS
4 2 (1.63%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
1 1 (0.81%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 82 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (47.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (13.01%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (8.13%) IaaS
5 10 (8.13%) PaaS
6 6 (4.88%) Datadog
7 5 (4.07%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (4.07%) Amazon S3
7 5 (4.07%) SaaS
8 3 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (2.44%) Serverless
9 1 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.81%) DigitalOcean
9 1 (0.81%) NuGet
9 1 (0.81%) Office 365
9 1 (0.81%) Route 53
9 1 (0.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.01%) SSL
2 9 (7.32%) DNS
3 3 (2.44%) Internet
4 2 (1.63%) NAS
4 2 (1.63%) Network Security
4 2 (1.63%) SAN
4 2 (1.63%) VSAN
5 1 (0.81%) DHCP
5 1 (0.81%) HTTP
5 1 (0.81%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.76%) MongoDB
2 23 (18.70%) NoSQL
3 16 (13.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 16 (13.01%) MySQL
4 8 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (6.50%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (6.50%) SQL Server
5 7 (5.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (4.88%) Redis
7 3 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.63%) Amazon Aurora
8 2 (1.63%) Big Data
8 2 (1.63%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.63%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (30.89%) Jenkins
2 34 (27.64%) Git (software)
3 21 (17.07%) TeamCity
4 9 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (5.69%) Bitbucket
5 7 (5.69%) JIRA
6 6 (4.88%) Maven
6 6 (4.88%) Selenium
7 4 (3.25%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.44%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.44%) GitLab
8 3 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (2.44%) Subversion
8 3 (2.44%) Vagrant
9 2 (1.63%) Ant
9 2 (1.63%) Artifactory
9 2 (1.63%) Gatling
9 2 (1.63%) NeoLoad
10 1 (0.81%) JUnit
10 1 (0.81%) NUnit
General
1 18 (14.63%) Games
2 11 (8.94%) Finance
3 5 (4.07%) Advertising
3 5 (4.07%) Automotive
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
5 1 (0.81%) Law
Job Titles
1 78 (63.41%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (12.20%) Senior DevOps
2 15 (12.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 13 (10.57%) Architect
3 13 (10.57%) AWS DevOps
4 12 (9.76%) Developer
5 11 (8.94%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 11 (8.94%) AWS Engineer
6 10 (8.13%) DevOps Architect
7 8 (6.50%) Technical Leader
8 6 (4.88%) Junior
8 6 (4.88%) Junior DevOps
8 6 (4.88%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (4.07%) Azure DevOps
9 5 (4.07%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (3.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.25%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 4 (3.25%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (21.95%) HTML
2 24 (19.51%) CSS
2 24 (19.51%) Node.js
3 19 (15.45%) .NET
4 18 (14.63%) HTML5
5 17 (13.82%) CherryPy
6 10 (8.13%) AngularJS
6 10 (8.13%) React
6 10 (8.13%) Web Services
7 8 (6.50%) .NET Core
7 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
8 6 (4.88%) Vue.js
9 5 (4.07%) Ajax
9 5 (4.07%) Angular 2
9 5 (4.07%) CSS3
9 5 (4.07%) jQuery
10 4 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (3.25%) Elastic Stack
11 3 (2.44%) RESTful
11 3 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.69%) Private Cloud
2 5 (4.07%) User Experience
3 4 (3.25%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.44%) Digital Media
4 3 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.44%) NHS
4 3 (2.44%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.63%) Online Gambling
5 2 (1.63%) PKI
5 2 (1.63%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 61 (49.59%) Linux
2 27 (21.95%) Windows
3 11 (8.94%) Windows Server
4 9 (7.32%) Debian
4 9 (7.32%) Ubuntu
5 8 (6.50%) Unix
6 6 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (3.25%) CentOS
7 4 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.81%) Android
8 1 (0.81%) Fedora
8 1 (0.81%) SUSE
8 1 (0.81%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (49.59%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (34.96%) Configuration Management
3 23 (18.70%) Mentoring
4 18 (14.63%) Coaching
4 18 (14.63%) TDD
5 17 (13.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.01%) Analytics
6 16 (13.01%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (13.01%) Data Analytics
6 16 (13.01%) Software Engineering
7 15 (12.20%) MVC
7 15 (12.20%) Scrum
7 15 (12.20%) Test Automation
8 10 (8.13%) Collaborative Working
9 9 (7.32%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (7.32%) Presales
10 8 (6.50%) Artificial Intelligence
10 8 (6.50%) BDD
10 8 (6.50%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (5.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.27%) JavaScript
2 32 (26.02%) Bash Shell
2 32 (26.02%) Java
3 29 (23.58%) Python
4 26 (21.14%) SQL
5 21 (17.07%) C#
5 21 (17.07%) PHP
6 18 (14.63%) PowerShell
7 15 (12.20%) C++
7 15 (12.20%) Ruby
8 11 (8.94%) Perl
9 7 (5.69%) C
10 5 (4.07%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.63%) Jython
11 2 (1.63%) Scala
11 2 (1.63%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.81%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) Degree
2 5 (4.07%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.44%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.81%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.07%) GDPR
2 3 (2.44%) QA
3 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (26.02%) Docker
2 6 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 63 (51.22%) Puppet
2 54 (43.90%) Ansible
3 51 (41.46%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (18.70%) Terraform
5 21 (17.07%) Kubernetes
6 11 (8.94%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (8.94%) Packer
7 10 (8.13%) HAProxy
7 10 (8.13%) Mesos
8 9 (7.32%) Nagios
9 4 (3.25%) ZABBIX
10 3 (2.44%) Cobbler
10 3 (2.44%) Consul
11 2 (1.63%) Grafana
11 2 (1.63%) Kibana
11 2 (1.63%) logstash
11 2 (1.63%) Rancher
11 2 (1.63%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (1.63%) Tivoli
12 1 (0.81%) Icinga
Vendors
1 14 (11.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.32%) Google
2 9 (7.32%) New Relic
3 7 (5.69%) Splunk
3 7 (5.69%) VMware
4 4 (3.25%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.44%) Cisco
5 3 (2.44%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.63%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.63%) Oracle
6 2 (1.63%) Rackspace
6 2 (1.63%) RedGate
6 2 (1.63%) Riverbed
6 2 (1.63%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.81%) Informatica
7 1 (0.81%) Siebel
7 1 (0.81%) Sun