Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 77 69
Rank change year-on-year +31 -8 +27
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 76 43 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 4.83% 2.91% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.30% 3.30% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 64 40 61
Oxford median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.09% -38.89%
10th Percentile £45,000 £26,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £59,375 £70,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% -20.00%

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1433 1302 1392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.10% 88.09% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1245 1131 1111
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,100 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Oxford

DevOps
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps in Oxford.

Salary trend for DevOps in Oxford

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Oxford over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 39 (51.32%) Java
2 33 (43.42%) Python
3 32 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
6 26 (34.21%) Docker
7 25 (32.89%) HTML
8 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
9 22 (28.95%) Linux
10 21 (27.63%) Puppet
11 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (25.00%) CSS
12 17 (22.37%) Ansible
13 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
14 15 (19.74%) SQL
14 15 (19.74%) C
15 14 (18.42%) Web Services
15 14 (18.42%) Sun
16 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
16 13 (17.11%) Continuous Improvement
16 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
18 11 (14.47%) User Experience
19 10 (13.16%) Bash Shell
19 10 (13.16%) JIRA
19 10 (13.16%) SOAP
20 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
20 9 (11.84%) Spring
21 8 (10.53%) REST
21 8 (10.53%) Slack

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 2 (2.63%) nginx
1 2 (2.63%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.32%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 32 (42.11%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (10.53%) Slack
3 6 (7.89%) SaaS
4 4 (5.26%) Serverless
5 3 (3.95%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
6 2 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.63%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (2.63%) GitHub
7 1 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (1.32%) IaaS
7 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) Firewall
1 2 (2.63%) IPv4
1 2 (2.63%) IPv6
1 2 (2.63%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) SSL
2 1 (1.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) MySQL
1 3 (3.95%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.63%) Big Data
2 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.32%) MariaDB
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 10 (13.16%) JIRA
3 8 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.63%) JUnit
5 2 (2.63%) Maven
5 2 (2.63%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.63%) Subversion
5 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.32%) GCC
General
1 3 (3.95%) Games
2 2 (2.63%) Advertising
3 1 (1.32%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (23.68%) AWS Engineer
3 16 (21.05%) Developer
4 14 (18.42%) AWS DevOps
4 14 (18.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Cloud Engineer
5 9 (11.84%) Java Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Software Engineer
7 7 (9.21%) Python Developer
8 6 (7.89%) Senior DevOps
8 6 (7.89%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.58%) Development Team Leader
9 5 (6.58%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 5 (6.58%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 5 (6.58%) Team Leader
10 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.89%) HTML
2 19 (25.00%) CSS
3 14 (18.42%) Web Services
4 10 (13.16%) SOAP
5 9 (11.84%) Spring
6 8 (10.53%) jQuery
6 8 (10.53%) JSON
6 8 (10.53%) JSP
6 8 (10.53%) REST
6 8 (10.53%) Servlets
6 8 (10.53%) Struts
6 8 (10.53%) XML
7 7 (9.21%) EDI
8 6 (7.89%) Django
8 6 (7.89%) OpenMP
9 5 (6.58%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.95%) React
11 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (2.63%) HTML5
11 2 (2.63%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 11 (14.47%) User Experience
3 5 (6.58%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (6.58%) Robotics
4 2 (2.63%) Fintech
4 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 2 (2.63%) Xbox
5 1 (1.32%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Linux
2 5 (6.58%) Unix
3 2 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (1.32%) CentOS
4 1 (1.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (31.58%) Software Engineering
3 13 (17.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 13 (17.11%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (17.11%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.84%) Mathematics
5 8 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 8 (10.53%) SDLC
5 8 (10.53%) SOA
6 7 (9.21%) Data Management
6 7 (9.21%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (9.21%) GAP Analysis
6 7 (9.21%) Integration Testing
6 7 (9.21%) System Integration Testing
7 6 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 6 (7.89%) Parallel Programming
8 5 (6.58%) API Integration
8 5 (6.58%) Data Acquisition
8 5 (6.58%) High Availability
8 5 (6.58%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (51.32%) Java
2 33 (43.42%) Python
3 28 (36.84%) JavaScript
4 15 (19.74%) C
4 15 (19.74%) SQL
5 10 (13.16%) Bash Shell
6 8 (10.53%) C++
7 6 (7.89%) Korn
7 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
8 5 (6.58%) Ruby
9 2 (2.63%) C#
9 2 (2.63%) Go
9 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 2 (2.63%) Scala
10 1 (1.32%) PHP
10 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) GCP
2 2 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Docker
2 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.32%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 21 (27.63%) Puppet
2 19 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (22.37%) Ansible
4 6 (7.89%) Kubernetes
5 5 (6.58%) Terraform
6 1 (1.32%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (1.32%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (18.42%) Sun
2 8 (10.53%) SAP
3 5 (6.58%) Sophos
4 2 (2.63%) Google
4 2 (2.63%) New Relic
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.32%) VMware