DevOps Jobs in the North West

DevOps
England > North West

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West requiring DevOps skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited DevOps over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 18 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 957 1,084 1,634
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 8.39% 14.93% 16.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 15.62% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 564 610 858
10th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £38,750
25th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +9.78%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West

DevOps falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the North West.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,085 6,941 9,476
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North West 79.65% 95.62% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6,603 3,839 5,331
10th Percentile £27,750 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £38,947
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +7.79%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £82,500 £81,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in the North West

DevOps
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for DevOps in the North West

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the North West

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in the North West over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for DevOps in the North West

DevOps
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Manchester -4 667 £65,000 -4.90% 68
Merseyside -3 98 £90,000 +63.64% 8
Cheshire +2 87 £55,000 -8.33% 3
Lancashire -9 66 £62,783 +14.15% 18
Cumbria +11 36 £60,000 +9.09% 1
DevOps
England

DevOps
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 53 (5.54%) ArcGIS
1 53 (5.54%) GeoServer
2 23 (2.40%) Confluence
3 20 (2.09%) SharePoint
4 15 (1.57%) IIS
5 14 (1.46%) CMS
6 12 (1.25%) Apache Spark
7 9 (0.94%) Apache Solr
8 8 (0.84%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.52%) Drupal
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Exchange
9 5 (0.52%) WordPress
10 4 (0.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.31%) Apache
12 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 1 (0.10%) Jetty
13 1 (0.10%) Kentico
13 1 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (0.63%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.31%) Trello
4 2 (0.21%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.21%) Sketch
5 1 (0.10%) GNU Octave
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 29 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.15%) Magento
3 10 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.73%) Shopify
5 6 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.21%) BambooHR
6 2 (0.21%) iTrent
6 2 (0.21%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.21%) Temenos T24
7 1 (0.10%) NEC Housing
7 1 (0.10%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 524 (54.75%) Azure
2 387 (40.44%) AWS
3 276 (28.84%) Azure DevOps
4 84 (8.78%) IBM Cloud
5 80 (8.36%) Power Platform
6 78 (8.15%) Serverless
7 64 (6.69%) Amazon S3
8 60 (6.27%) GCP
9 55 (5.75%) GitHub
10 53 (5.54%) Amazon EKS
11 50 (5.22%) Amazon Kinesis
12 49 (5.12%) OCI
13 48 (5.02%) Azure Functions
14 46 (4.81%) Azure Service Bus
14 46 (4.81%) Dynamics 365
15 45 (4.70%) Azure Logic Apps
16 42 (4.39%) Amazon ECR
16 42 (4.39%) Route 53
17 41 (4.28%) Azure API Management
18 40 (4.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.09%) DNS
2 15 (1.57%) Firewall
3 8 (0.84%) MQTT
4 7 (0.73%) WAN
5 6 (0.63%) HTTP
5 6 (0.63%) LAN
5 6 (0.63%) VoIP
6 5 (0.52%) WLAN
7 4 (0.42%) Network Security
7 4 (0.42%) Skype
7 4 (0.42%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.10%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.10%) IMAP
8 1 (0.10%) SD-WAN
8 1 (0.10%) SMTP
8 1 (0.10%) SSL
8 1 (0.10%) VSAN
8 1 (0.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (16.20%) PostgreSQL
2 100 (10.45%) NoSQL
3 96 (10.03%) SQL Server
4 64 (6.69%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (6.48%) Relational Database
6 57 (5.96%) Amazon RDS
6 57 (5.96%) DynamoDB
7 54 (5.64%) MongoDB
8 53 (5.54%) GIS
8 53 (5.54%) QGIS
9 49 (5.12%) MySQL
10 41 (4.28%) DB2
10 41 (4.28%) Power BI
11 40 (4.18%) Amazon Aurora
12 32 (3.34%) BigQuery
13 28 (2.93%) Data Vault
13 28 (2.93%) Looker
14 27 (2.82%) Redis
15 21 (2.19%) Metadata
16 16 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 93 (9.72%) Git
2 79 (8.25%) JIRA
3 49 (5.12%) Jenkins
4 45 (4.70%) GitLab
5 25 (2.61%) Gatling
6 21 (2.19%) Postman
7 20 (2.09%) Jasmine
7 20 (2.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 17 (1.78%) Visual Studio
9 13 (1.36%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
10 11 (1.15%) TeamCity
11 10 (1.04%) Selenium
12 9 (0.94%) Cypress.io
13 8 (0.84%) Appium
13 8 (0.84%) SonarQube
14 6 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (0.52%) Android Studio
15 5 (0.52%) Clang
15 5 (0.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 215 (22.47%) Social Skills
2 115 (12.02%) Public Sector
3 107 (11.18%) Finance
4 71 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
5 68 (7.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 58 (6.06%) Retail
7 30 (3.13%) Law
8 28 (2.93%) Legal
9 25 (2.61%) Billing
9 25 (2.61%) Electronics
10 18 (1.88%) Aerospace
10 18 (1.88%) Marketing
11 16 (1.67%) Presentation Skills
12 15 (1.57%) Automotive
13 14 (1.46%) Games
14 11 (1.15%) Banking
15 9 (0.94%) Manufacturing
16 8 (0.84%) Influencing Skills
17 7 (0.73%) Back Office
18 5 (0.52%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 250 (26.12%) Developer
2 231 (24.14%) Senior
3 141 (14.73%) Software Engineer
4 126 (13.17%) DevOps Engineer
5 115 (12.02%) Lead
6 88 (9.20%) Architect
7 79 (8.25%) Data Engineer
8 62 (6.48%) Full Stack Developer
8 62 (6.48%) Senior DevOps
8 62 (6.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 54 (5.64%) Platform Engineer
10 51 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
11 49 (5.12%) Senior Developer
12 48 (5.02%) Azure Developer
13 44 (4.60%) .NET Developer
14 42 (4.39%) Technical Leader
15 38 (3.97%) Azure Engineer
16 32 (3.34%) Principal Engineer
17 29 (3.03%) Principal Data Engineer
18 28 (2.93%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 233 (24.35%) .NET
2 189 (19.75%) React
3 161 (16.82%) CSS
4 130 (13.58%) Node.js
5 118 (12.33%) HTML
6 111 (11.60%) REST
7 106 (11.08%) AngularJS
8 98 (10.24%) Web Services
9 80 (8.36%) .NET Core
10 69 (7.21%) ASP.NET
11 67 (7.00%) Vue
12 62 (6.48%) jQuery
13 57 (5.96%) GraphQL
14 56 (5.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 53 (5.54%) Leaflet
15 53 (5.54%) OpenLayers
15 53 (5.54%) PostGIS
16 51 (5.33%) JSON
17 42 (4.39%) ASP.NET Core
18 41 (4.28%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 97 (10.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 84 (8.78%) Blockchain
3 67 (7.00%) Data Structures
4 57 (5.96%) Cloud Native
5 50 (5.22%) Public Cloud
6 49 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
7 43 (4.49%) e-Learning
8 42 (4.39%) Algorithms
8 42 (4.39%) Blog
9 37 (3.87%) Media Streaming
10 31 (3.24%) Management Information System
11 26 (2.72%) Product Ownership
12 25 (2.61%) Distributed Systems
13 20 (2.09%) Greenfield Project
14 19 (1.99%) Reinsurance
15 18 (1.88%) Data Centre
16 17 (1.78%) Mobile App
17 15 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
17 15 (1.57%) Legacy Systems
18 13 (1.36%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 115 (12.02%) Linux
2 92 (9.61%) Windows
3 52 (5.43%) Android
3 52 (5.43%) Apple iOS
4 19 (1.99%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.25%) VMS
6 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.10%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.10%) CentOS
9 1 (0.10%) HPUX
9 1 (0.10%) Solaris
9 1 (0.10%) Unix
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 553 (57.78%) Agile
2 253 (26.44%) Software Engineering
3 222 (23.20%) CI/CD
4 203 (21.21%) Mentoring
5 140 (14.63%) Problem-Solving
6 136 (14.21%) Coaching
7 134 (14.00%) Web Development
8 116 (12.12%) Scrum
9 115 (12.02%) Artificial Intelligence
9 115 (12.02%) Continuous Integration
10 110 (11.49%) Analytics
10 110 (11.49%) Infrastructure as Code
11 105 (10.97%) Full Stack Development
12 102 (10.66%) Test Automation
13 101 (10.55%) Roadmaps
14 94 (9.82%) Design Patterns
15 91 (9.51%) Actionable Insight
16 88 (9.20%) User Experience
17 76 (7.94%) Containerisation
17 76 (7.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 241 (25.18%) JavaScript
2 237 (24.76%) C#
3 207 (21.63%) Python
4 170 (17.76%) SQL
5 142 (14.84%) Java
6 93 (9.72%) TypeScript
7 40 (4.18%) PowerShell
7 40 (4.18%) Scala
8 38 (3.97%) PHP
9 28 (2.93%) Bash
9 28 (2.93%) Go
10 24 (2.51%) C
11 22 (2.30%) VB.NET
12 18 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 11 (1.15%) VB
13 11 (1.15%) VB6
14 9 (0.94%) Kotlin
15 8 (0.84%) Data Analysis Expressions
15 8 (0.84%) Rust
16 7 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 129 (13.48%) Security Cleared
2 103 (10.76%) Degree
3 96 (10.03%) SC Cleared
4 46 (4.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 23 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (1.78%) DV Cleared
7 14 (1.46%) AWS Certification
7 14 (1.46%) Azure Certification
8 9 (0.94%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.84%) BC Cleared
10 7 (0.73%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 6 (0.63%) HND
11 6 (0.63%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.42%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
12 4 (0.42%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.31%) CISSP
14 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
15 1 (0.10%) APMP
15 1 (0.10%) AWS Certified Developer
15 1 (0.10%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (5.75%) QA
2 53 (5.54%) Data Quality
3 45 (4.70%) GDPR
4 11 (1.15%) Accessibility
5 10 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.94%) NIST
6 9 (0.94%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.63%) SLA
8 3 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.31%) PMO
9 1 (0.10%) P3O
System Software
1 94 (9.82%) Docker
2 21 (2.19%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.46%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (0.84%) Firmware
5 7 (0.73%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.42%) Embedded Firmware
7 2 (0.21%) IAG
8 1 (0.10%) Dovecot
8 1 (0.10%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 182 (19.02%) Terraform
2 144 (15.05%) Kubernetes
3 59 (6.17%) Ansible
4 46 (4.81%) Prometheus
5 24 (2.51%) Progress Chef
6 10 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (0.84%) Puppet
8 7 (0.73%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.52%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (0.42%) Grafana
11 3 (0.31%) Podman
12 2 (0.21%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.10%) Packer
Vendors
1 152 (15.88%) Microsoft
2 88 (9.20%) IBM
2 88 (9.20%) Red Hat
3 53 (5.54%) ESRI
4 44 (4.60%) Google
5 42 (4.39%) Dynatrace
6 41 (4.28%) Databricks
7 32 (3.34%) Informatica
8 29 (3.03%) Oracle
9 16 (1.67%) ServiceNow
10 15 (1.57%) Atlassian
11 13 (1.36%) Adobe
12 10 (1.04%) YouTube
13 8 (0.84%) SAP
14 7 (0.73%) BT
14 7 (0.73%) CA
14 7 (0.73%) CyberArk
15 6 (0.63%) Actuate
16 5 (0.52%) MuleSoft
16 5 (0.52%) PagerDuty