Period
to 20 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for YAML skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited YAML over the 6 months to 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

YAML
England > North of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 277 377 441
Rank change year-on-year +100 +64 +42
Permanent jobs citing YAML 26 12 10
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 0.27% 0.074% 0.052%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.66% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 49 11 15
Median annual salary £45,000 £72,500 £40,200
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.93% +80.35% -45.68%
10th Percentile £32,750 £48,750 £36,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £75,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500

YAML is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 3,937 6,243 7,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North of England 41.23% 38.70% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3,437 5,200 6,117
Median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £69,700 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

YAML
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing YAML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for YAML in the North of England

YAML
Salary Trend in the North of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing YAML in the North of England.

Salary trend for YAML in the North of England

YAML
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing YAML in the North of England over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

Salary histogram for YAML in the North of England

YAML
Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing YAML within the North of England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2021. 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
Yorkshire +50 15 £62,500 -13.79% 1
North East - 6 £33,500 - 1
North West +92 5 £51,000 -2.86% 3
YAML
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, IT jobs citing YAML 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 North of England region with a requirement for YAML.

1 17 (65.38%) Linux
1 17 (65.38%) Bash Shell
2 15 (57.69%) DevOps
2 15 (57.69%) Python
3 14 (53.85%) AWS
4 12 (46.15%) Migration
4 12 (46.15%) Cloud Native
5 10 (38.46%) Terraform
5 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) VMware
7 8 (30.77%) Marketing
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
7 8 (30.77%) PHP
7 8 (30.77%) Azure
7 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Satellite
7 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 7 (26.92%) Auto-Scaling
8 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
8 7 (26.92%) Resource Management
8 7 (26.92%) Publishing
9 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
9 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
9 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure as Code
10 5 (19.23%) DevSecOps
10 5 (19.23%) Deployment Automation

YAML
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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:

Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) AWS
2 8 (30.77%) Azure
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (19.23%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (19.23%) AWS Lambda
3 5 (19.23%) Serverless
4 1 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.85%) GCP
4 1 (3.85%) IaaS
4 1 (3.85%) PaaS
4 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (30.77%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Publishing
3 5 (19.23%) Finance
4 3 (11.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Linux Systems Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Senior DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Azure DevOps
6 1 (3.85%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Site Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 4 (15.38%) JSON
3 3 (11.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Cloud Native
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (11.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) DevOps
2 12 (46.15%) Migration
3 8 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (26.92%) Auto-Scaling
4 7 (26.92%) Resource Management
4 7 (26.92%) Software Delivery
5 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure as Code
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (19.23%) DevSecOps
6 5 (19.23%) Fintech
6 5 (19.23%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) SOA
6 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
7 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Search
8 3 (11.54%) Network Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Bash Shell
2 15 (57.69%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) PHP
3 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
4 5 (19.23%) PowerShell
4 5 (19.23%) Ruby
5 3 (11.54%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) Terraform
2 8 (30.77%) Red Hat Satellite
3 6 (23.08%) Kubernetes
4 3 (11.54%) SCCM
4 3 (11.54%) SCOM
4 3 (11.54%) SCOrch
5 2 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.85%) Google