Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 85 81
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4 +46
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 151 86 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.91% 3.24% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.54% 3.66% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 106 87 89
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% +9.47%
10th Percentile £32,250 £29,957 £37,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,750 £70,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +5.00%

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 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 2,725 2,352 2,915
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.68% 88.72% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,220 1,849 2,342
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 +20 86 £55,000 +10.00% 10
Abingdon +23 33 £72,500 +26.09% 2
Thame - 3 £62,500 -
Witney - 2 £33,000 -
Kidlington -11 1 £72,500 +31.82% 2
Banbury - 1 £60,000 -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 83 (54.97%) Python
2 77 (50.99%) Amazon AWS
3 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (48.34%) Java
5 63 (41.72%) Linux
6 53 (35.10%) Software Engineering
7 47 (31.13%) JavaScript
8 46 (30.46%) Docker
9 44 (29.14%) Opscode Chef
10 41 (27.15%) Puppet
11 40 (26.49%) Jenkins
11 40 (26.49%) Ansible
12 36 (23.84%) HTML
13 33 (21.85%) SQL
14 31 (20.53%) Configuration Management
14 31 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (19.87%) CSS
16 29 (19.21%) Web Services
16 29 (19.21%) Git (software)
17 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
18 27 (17.88%) Test Automation
19 26 (17.22%) Sophos
20 25 (16.56%) C++
20 25 (16.56%) JIRA
20 25 (16.56%) Computer Science
21 24 (15.89%) Bash Shell
22 23 (15.23%) Windows
23 21 (13.91%) SDLC
23 21 (13.91%) NoSQL
24 20 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement

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 6 (3.97%) IIS
1 6 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.31%) nginx
3 3 (1.99%) Apache
3 3 (1.99%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.99%) CMS
4 2 (1.32%) Confluence
4 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.32%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.66%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 77 (50.99%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (18.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (9.93%) Slack
4 14 (9.27%) SaaS
5 13 (8.61%) Serverless
6 10 (6.62%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (6.62%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (5.30%) Office 365
8 7 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (4.64%) Amazon S3
8 7 (4.64%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (3.97%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (3.31%) Akamai
11 4 (2.65%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (2.65%) AWS CloudFormation
11 4 (2.65%) GitHub
12 2 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 2 (1.32%) G Suite
13 1 (0.66%) Amazon ELB
13 1 (0.66%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.65%) DHCP
1 4 (2.65%) DNS
1 4 (2.65%) Firewall
1 4 (2.65%) Network Security
1 4 (2.65%) TCP/IP
1 4 (2.65%) VPN
2 2 (1.32%) FTP
2 2 (1.32%) HTTP
2 2 (1.32%) SAN
2 2 (1.32%) SSL
2 2 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.91%) NoSQL
2 17 (11.26%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.30%) Big Data
4 7 (4.64%) MySQL
4 7 (4.64%) SQL Server
5 6 (3.97%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.31%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.65%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.32%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.32%) Redis
9 1 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 40 (26.49%) Jenkins
2 29 (19.21%) Git (software)
3 25 (16.56%) JIRA
4 16 (10.60%) Bitbucket
5 10 (6.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 9 (5.96%) Eclipse
7 6 (3.97%) Hudson
7 6 (3.97%) Travis CI
8 2 (1.32%) JUnit
8 2 (1.32%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.32%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.66%) GCC
9 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (5.30%) Publishing
2 5 (3.31%) Finance
3 4 (2.65%) Games
4 3 (1.99%) Advertising
5 2 (1.32%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (29.80%) DevOps Engineer
2 27 (17.88%) Developer
3 25 (16.56%) AWS Engineer
4 22 (14.57%) AWS DevOps
5 21 (13.91%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 16 (10.60%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (9.27%) Architect
7 14 (9.27%) Software Engineer
8 13 (8.61%) Systems Engineer
9 12 (7.95%) Python Developer
10 10 (6.62%) Lead DevOps
10 10 (6.62%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (5.96%) DevOps Systems Engineer
11 9 (5.96%) Java Engineer
11 9 (5.96%) Software Developer
12 8 (5.30%) Automation Engineer
12 8 (5.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 8 (5.30%) Team Leader
13 7 (4.64%) Development Team Leader
13 7 (4.64%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (23.84%) HTML
2 30 (19.87%) CSS
3 29 (19.21%) Web Services
4 17 (11.26%) SOAP
5 16 (10.60%) jQuery
6 15 (9.93%) Spring
7 11 (7.28%) RESTful
8 10 (6.62%) .NET
8 10 (6.62%) EDI
8 10 (6.62%) JSON
8 10 (6.62%) REST
9 9 (5.96%) CSS3
9 9 (5.96%) HTML5
9 9 (5.96%) JSP
9 9 (5.96%) Servlets
9 9 (5.96%) Struts
9 9 (5.96%) XML
10 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET
10 8 (5.30%) Node.js
11 7 (4.64%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.56%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.92%) User Experience
3 7 (4.64%) Life Science
3 7 (4.64%) Robotics
4 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.31%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.65%) Security Operations Centre
6 4 (2.65%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.99%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.32%) Fintech
8 2 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.32%) Replication
8 2 (1.32%) Xbox
9 1 (0.66%) Biotechnology
9 1 (0.66%) Clustering
9 1 (0.66%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 63 (41.72%) Linux
2 23 (15.23%) Windows
3 12 (7.95%) Unix
4 8 (5.30%) CentOS
5 4 (2.65%) Debian
5 4 (2.65%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (49.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (35.10%) Software Engineering
3 31 (20.53%) Configuration Management
3 31 (20.53%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (17.88%) Test Automation
5 21 (13.91%) SDLC
6 20 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 20 (13.25%) SOA
7 19 (12.58%) Mentoring
8 17 (11.26%) OO
8 17 (11.26%) Open Source
9 15 (9.93%) Microservices
10 14 (9.27%) Integration Testing
11 13 (8.61%) E-Commerce
11 13 (8.61%) Enterprise Architecture
11 13 (8.61%) Migration
12 12 (7.95%) Mathematics
13 11 (7.28%) Analytics
13 11 (7.28%) System Integration Testing
13 11 (7.28%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 83 (54.97%) Python
2 73 (48.34%) Java
3 47 (31.13%) JavaScript
4 33 (21.85%) SQL
5 25 (16.56%) C++
6 24 (15.89%) Bash Shell
7 20 (13.25%) C
7 20 (13.25%) C#
7 20 (13.25%) PowerShell
8 10 (6.62%) Perl
8 10 (6.62%) PHP
9 9 (5.96%) Ruby
10 6 (3.97%) Groovy
11 5 (3.31%) Korn
11 5 (3.31%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.99%) Go
12 3 (1.99%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.32%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (11.26%) Degree
2 8 (5.30%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.99%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (1.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.32%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.66%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.27%) QA
2 3 (1.99%) GCP
3 2 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (30.46%) Docker
2 9 (5.96%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.32%) vCloud
4 2 (1.32%) VirtualBox
4 2 (1.32%) vSphere
4 2 (1.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (29.14%) Opscode Chef
2 41 (27.15%) Puppet
3 40 (26.49%) Ansible
4 12 (7.95%) Kubernetes
5 11 (7.28%) Terraform
6 5 (3.31%) Salt
7 4 (2.65%) Kibana
7 4 (2.65%) logstash
8 3 (1.99%) Rancher
9 2 (1.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 26 (17.22%) Sophos
2 19 (12.58%) SAP
3 16 (10.60%) Microsoft
4 15 (9.93%) Sun
5 11 (7.28%) Google
5 11 (7.28%) Splunk
6 9 (5.96%) Perforce
7 8 (5.30%) New Relic
8 7 (4.64%) Oracle
9 5 (3.31%) VMware
10 3 (1.99%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.99%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.32%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.32%) Acronis
11 2 (1.32%) Aruba
11 2 (1.32%) Cisco
11 2 (1.32%) Dell
11 2 (1.32%) EqualLogic
11 2 (1.32%) HP
11 2 (1.32%) Veeam