Period
to 13 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 10 8 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14 +6
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 7 15 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in North Wales 9.46% 27.78% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 28.85% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 2
10th Percentile £28,750 " £26,925
25th Percentile £31,250 " £27,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £32,500 - £30,750
75th Percentile £43,750 " £33,438
90th Percentile £45,000 " £34,375
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +17.65%

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 North Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 68 52 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 91.89% 96.30% 84.62%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 44
10th Percentile £29,675 £26,250 £25,725
25th Percentile £35,000 £30,250 £30,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,250 £40,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.13% -11.11% +24.14%
75th Percentile £46,875 £43,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £49,000 £56,750
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in North Wales.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in North Wales

DevOps
Salary Trend in North Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in North Wales.

Salary trend for DevOps in North Wales

DevOps
Salary Histogram in North Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in North Wales over the 6 months to 13 April 2021.

Salary histogram for DevOps in North Wales

DevOps
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 13 April 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
Flintshire 0 6 £36,250 - 4
Denbighshire - 1 £32,500 -
DevOps
Wales

For the 6 months to 13 April 2021, 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 North Wales region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Azure
3 3 (42.86%) AWS
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) CA
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure as Code
5 1 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Java 8
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Sprint Review
5 1 (14.29%) Android Development

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 3 (42.86%) AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Server Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Server Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Tester
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Boot
2 1 (14.29%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Android
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Android Development
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
2 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Sprint Review
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) CA
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) VMware