Period
to 23 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 23 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 52 73
Rank change year-on-year +31 +21 -9
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 211 168 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.79% 5.32% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.56% 5.80% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 199 137 106
Oxfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +21.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £32,464
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £68,750
South East median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +0.96%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,999 2,898 2,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 92.76% 91.83% 89.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,699 2,463 1,986
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,750 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.89% - -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Oxfordshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Oxfordshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 23 April 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Oxfordshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 April 2019. 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
Oxford +18 152 £65,000 +8.33% 41
Kidlington +24 10 £52,500 -25.00%
Thame +20 6 £47,500 -32.14% 1
Abingdon +6 4 £75,000 - 1
Witney -3 2 £67,500 +104.55%
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 127 (60.19%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (39.34%) Linux
4 81 (38.39%) Java
5 70 (33.18%) Docker
5 70 (33.18%) Python
6 66 (31.28%) Software Engineering
7 64 (30.33%) Kubernetes
8 56 (26.54%) Jenkins
9 50 (23.70%) Web Services
10 49 (23.22%) Mentoring
11 47 (22.27%) Ansible
12 41 (19.43%) Continuous Integration
13 37 (17.54%) Terraform
14 35 (16.59%) Microservices
14 35 (16.59%) Puppet
15 34 (16.11%) JavaScript
16 32 (15.17%) SQL
17 31 (14.69%) Configuration Management
18 29 (13.74%) C++
19 28 (13.27%) Scrum
19 28 (13.27%) Degree
19 28 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
20 26 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
21 25 (11.85%) Big Data
22 23 (10.90%) SDLC
23 20 (9.48%) C
23 20 (9.48%) Git (software)
24 19 (9.00%) Kanban
24 19 (9.00%) RESTful

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 11 (5.21%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (1.90%) CMS
3 3 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.42%) Confluence
4 2 (0.95%) nginx
5 1 (0.47%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 127 (60.19%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (12.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (9.00%) SaaS
4 10 (4.74%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (3.79%) GitHub
6 7 (3.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.84%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (2.84%) Amazon S3
7 6 (2.84%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 6 (2.84%) Heroku
8 4 (1.90%) npm
8 4 (1.90%) Serverless
9 3 (1.42%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (1.42%) Slack
10 2 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.47%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.32%) Firewall
2 4 (1.90%) HTTP
3 3 (1.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.42%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.95%) DNS
5 1 (0.47%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.85%) Big Data
2 14 (6.64%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.69%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.74%) RDBMS
5 7 (3.32%) NoSQL
5 7 (3.32%) Redis
6 6 (2.84%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.37%) SQL Server
8 4 (1.90%) Neo4j
9 3 (1.42%) SQLite
10 2 (0.95%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.95%) MySQL
10 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.47%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.47%) GIS
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 56 (26.54%) Jenkins
2 20 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.21%) Cucumber
3 11 (5.21%) JIRA
3 11 (5.21%) Selenium
4 8 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.79%) WebDriver
5 7 (3.32%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.90%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.90%) Grunt
7 4 (1.90%) Mocha
8 3 (1.42%) Ant
8 3 (1.42%) CircleCI
8 3 (1.42%) Eclipse
8 3 (1.42%) GitLab
8 3 (1.42%) Travis CI
8 3 (1.42%) Vagrant
8 3 (1.42%) webpack
9 2 (0.95%) Maven
General
1 13 (6.16%) Publishing
2 5 (2.37%) Finance
2 5 (2.37%) Games
3 4 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.47%) Back Office
4 1 (0.47%) Banking
4 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (36.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 43 (20.38%) Developer
3 28 (13.27%) Senior Developer
4 26 (12.32%) Senior DevOps
4 26 (12.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 25 (11.85%) AWS Engineer
6 23 (10.90%) AWS DevOps
6 23 (10.90%) Software Engineer
7 22 (10.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 22 (10.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 17 (8.06%) Java Developer
8 17 (8.06%) Research Engineer
9 16 (7.58%) Senior Java Developer
9 16 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
10 15 (7.11%) Administrator
11 14 (6.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (6.64%) Linux Administrator
11 14 (6.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 14 (6.64%) Principal Engineer
11 14 (6.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.70%) Web Services
2 19 (9.00%) RESTful
3 18 (8.53%) HTML
4 15 (7.11%) CSS
4 15 (7.11%) Spring
5 12 (5.69%) Spring Boot
6 11 (5.21%) .NET
6 11 (5.21%) React
7 10 (4.74%) JSON
7 10 (4.74%) Node.js
7 10 (4.74%) XML
8 9 (4.27%) HTML5
8 9 (4.27%) jQuery
8 9 (4.27%) REST
8 9 (4.27%) SOAP
9 6 (2.84%) AngularJS
9 6 (2.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.84%) CSS3
9 6 (2.84%) Ruby on Rails
9 6 (2.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.53%) Semantic Web
2 17 (8.06%) User Experience
3 9 (4.27%) NHS
3 9 (4.27%) Video\Live Streaming
4 8 (3.79%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.84%) Robotics
5 6 (2.84%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.37%) Fintech
7 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (0.95%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.47%) Derivative
10 1 (0.47%) Equities
10 1 (0.47%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 83 (39.34%) Linux
2 14 (6.64%) Windows
3 12 (5.69%) Unix
4 10 (4.74%) CentOS
4 10 (4.74%) DC/OS
4 10 (4.74%) Mesosphere
5 5 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.90%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.95%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.47%) Debian
8 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (48.34%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (31.28%) Software Engineering
3 49 (23.22%) Mentoring
4 41 (19.43%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (16.59%) Microservices
6 31 (14.69%) Configuration Management
7 28 (13.27%) Scrum
8 23 (10.90%) SDLC
9 19 (9.00%) Kanban
9 19 (9.00%) Open Source
10 18 (8.53%) BDD
10 18 (8.53%) Cloud Operations
11 16 (7.58%) Coaching
11 16 (7.58%) Computer Science
11 16 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 16 (7.58%) Test Automation
12 15 (7.11%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.64%) Continuous Deployment
13 14 (6.64%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (6.64%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 81 (38.39%) Java
2 70 (33.18%) Python
3 34 (16.11%) JavaScript
4 32 (15.17%) SQL
5 29 (13.74%) C++
6 20 (9.48%) C
7 13 (6.16%) Bash Shell
7 13 (6.16%) PHP
8 11 (5.21%) Ruby
9 10 (4.74%) C#
9 10 (4.74%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.32%) ES6
11 6 (2.84%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.37%) Java 8
13 3 (1.42%) Go
14 2 (0.95%) Perl
14 2 (0.95%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.47%) C-shell
15 1 (0.47%) PyPy
Qualifications
1 28 (13.27%) Degree
2 13 (6.16%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.90%) AWS Certification
5 2 (0.95%) CCNA
5 2 (0.95%) CCNP
5 2 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.95%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.47%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.21%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 70 (33.18%) Docker
2 13 (6.16%) Hyper-V
2 13 (6.16%) KVM
2 13 (6.16%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.42%) iptables
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 64 (30.33%) Kubernetes
2 47 (22.27%) Ansible
3 37 (17.54%) Terraform
4 35 (16.59%) Puppet
5 28 (13.27%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.84%) Salt
7 2 (0.95%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.47%) Icinga
8 1 (0.47%) Nagios
8 1 (0.47%) Packer
8 1 (0.47%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (6.16%) Red Hat
2 8 (3.79%) Google
2 8 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (3.79%) Spotify
3 7 (3.32%) Oracle
4 4 (1.90%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.90%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.42%) SAP
6 2 (0.95%) Facebook
6 2 (0.95%) Isilon
6 2 (0.95%) NetApp
6 2 (0.95%) New Relic
7 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.47%) SaltStack
7 1 (0.47%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.47%) Synology
7 1 (0.47%) Talend
7 1 (0.47%) VMware