Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 65 114
Rank change year-on-year +26 +49 -13
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 195 117 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.20% 4.26% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 4.73% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 176 92 54
Oxfordshire median annual salary £61,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.91% +22.22% -14.29%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,025 £25,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,500 £58,375
South East median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -4.76%

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 2,440 2,476 2,812
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.07% 90.07% 90.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2,135 2,049 2,230
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +20 128 £61,000 +10.91% 33
Abingdon -8 9 £47,500 -11.63% 2
Thame -9 4 £55,000 -12.00%
Wantage - 2 £40,000 - 1
Kidlington - 1 - - 2
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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.

1 109 (55.90%) Amazon AWS
2 104 (53.33%) Linux
3 100 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (44.62%) Python
5 65 (33.33%) Docker
6 60 (30.77%) Jenkins
7 53 (27.18%) Puppet
8 51 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
9 49 (25.13%) Scrum
9 49 (25.13%) Ansible
10 47 (24.10%) Java
11 46 (23.59%) SQL
12 45 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 45 (23.08%) Software Engineering
13 43 (22.05%) Web Services
14 38 (19.49%) Kubernetes
15 37 (18.97%) Configuration Management
15 37 (18.97%) Bash Shell
16 35 (17.95%) Terraform
17 34 (17.44%) TDD
18 33 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
19 31 (15.90%) Google
19 31 (15.90%) Test Automation
20 30 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
21 29 (14.87%) BDD
21 29 (14.87%) Git (software)
21 29 (14.87%) HTML
22 28 (14.36%) Kanban
22 28 (14.36%) Elasticsearch
22 28 (14.36%) Google Cloud Platform

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 28 (14.36%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (10.26%) JBoss
3 13 (6.67%) Apache
4 11 (5.64%) Tomcat
5 9 (4.62%) CMS
5 9 (4.62%) Jetty
5 9 (4.62%) nginx
5 9 (4.62%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.05%) NServiceBus
6 4 (2.05%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.05%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.54%) Confluence
8 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.51%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 109 (55.90%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (26.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (14.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (10.26%) GitHub
5 19 (9.74%) AWS CloudFormation
6 17 (8.72%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (7.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (3.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (3.08%) IaaS
8 6 (3.08%) PaaS
9 5 (2.56%) npm
10 4 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (2.05%) Cloudflare
10 4 (2.05%) Force.com
11 3 (1.54%) Amazon S3
11 3 (1.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (1.54%) Serverless
11 3 (1.54%) Slack
12 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (1.03%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.64%) Firewall
2 10 (5.13%) HTTP
3 3 (1.54%) DHCP
3 3 (1.54%) DNS
3 3 (1.54%) IPv6
4 2 (1.03%) Internet
4 2 (1.03%) IPv4
4 2 (1.03%) Network Security
4 2 (1.03%) VPN
5 1 (0.51%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (9.74%) MySQL
2 13 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 13 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 12 (6.15%) Big Data
4 9 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.62%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (3.59%) Redis
7 4 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.54%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.54%) GIS
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 60 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 29 (14.87%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.67%) GitLab
4 11 (5.64%) JIRA
4 11 (5.64%) Subversion
5 9 (4.62%) Mocha
5 9 (4.62%) Vagrant
6 8 (4.10%) Ant
7 7 (3.59%) git-flow
7 7 (3.59%) Hudson
8 6 (3.08%) Selenium
9 5 (2.56%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.56%) CircleCI
9 5 (2.56%) Grunt
9 5 (2.56%) JUnit
10 4 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 4 (2.05%) Jasmine
10 4 (2.05%) Maven
10 4 (2.05%) Protractor
10 4 (2.05%) Travis CI
General
1 6 (3.08%) Publishing
2 4 (2.05%) Marketing
2 4 (2.05%) Retail
3 3 (1.54%) Advertising
3 3 (1.54%) Finance
3 3 (1.54%) Games
4 2 (1.03%) Military
4 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.51%) Back Office
5 1 (0.51%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 81 (41.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 35 (17.95%) Developer
3 22 (11.28%) AWS DevOps
4 21 (10.77%) Python Engineer
5 17 (8.72%) AWS Engineer
6 16 (8.21%) Administrator
6 16 (8.21%) Systems Administrator
7 15 (7.69%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 14 (7.18%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (7.18%) Software Engineer
9 13 (6.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 13 (6.67%) Python Developer
9 13 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
9 13 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 13 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (6.15%) Lead DevOps
11 10 (5.13%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (5.13%) Linux Administrator
11 10 (5.13%) Linux Engineer
11 10 (5.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.05%) Web Services
2 29 (14.87%) HTML
3 27 (13.85%) CSS
4 23 (11.79%) Node.js
5 22 (11.28%) REST
6 21 (10.77%) HTML5
6 21 (10.77%) JSON
6 21 (10.77%) XML
7 12 (6.15%) Apache Camel
7 12 (6.15%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (5.13%) jQuery
8 10 (5.13%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (5.13%) React
9 9 (4.62%) AngularJS
9 9 (4.62%) Chai
9 9 (4.62%) CSS3
9 9 (4.62%) RESTful
10 8 (4.10%) .NET
10 8 (4.10%) SOAP
11 7 (3.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.72%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.13%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.62%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (4.62%) User Experience
4 8 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.10%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (3.08%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.56%) Fintech
8 4 (2.05%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.05%) Semantic Web
9 2 (1.03%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.03%) Robotics
10 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 104 (53.33%) Linux
2 16 (8.21%) CentOS
2 16 (8.21%) Windows
3 15 (7.69%) Debian
3 15 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.64%) Unix
5 4 (2.05%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.54%) Solaris
7 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.51%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (25.13%) Scrum
3 45 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 37 (18.97%) Configuration Management
5 34 (17.44%) TDD
6 31 (15.90%) Test Automation
7 30 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (14.87%) BDD
9 28 (14.36%) Kanban
10 26 (13.33%) Analytics
11 23 (11.79%) Data Analytics
11 23 (11.79%) SDLC
12 21 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
13 19 (9.74%) Artificial Intelligence
14 17 (8.72%) Mentoring
15 16 (8.21%) ETL
16 15 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
16 15 (7.69%) Microservices
17 13 (6.67%) Data Integration
18 12 (6.15%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (44.62%) Python
2 47 (24.10%) Java
3 46 (23.59%) SQL
4 45 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 37 (18.97%) Bash Shell
6 22 (11.28%) Go
6 22 (11.28%) Ruby
7 20 (10.26%) C++
8 16 (8.21%) C#
9 14 (7.18%) PowerShell
9 14 (7.18%) Shell Script
10 12 (6.15%) C
10 12 (6.15%) Perl
11 11 (5.64%) PL/SQL
12 9 (4.62%) ES6
12 9 (4.62%) PHP
13 7 (3.59%) TypeScript
14 6 (3.08%) T-SQL
15 5 (2.56%) C-shell
16 4 (2.05%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 25 (12.82%) Degree
2 5 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.54%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.62%) QA
2 4 (2.05%) SLA
3 3 (1.54%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (33.33%) Docker
2 3 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 53 (27.18%) Puppet
2 49 (25.13%) Ansible
3 38 (19.49%) Kubernetes
4 35 (17.95%) Terraform
5 33 (16.92%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (6.15%) Packer
7 11 (5.64%) Kibana
7 11 (5.64%) logstash
7 11 (5.64%) Salt
8 6 (3.08%) ZABBIX
9 4 (2.05%) SCOM
10 3 (1.54%) Nagios
11 2 (1.03%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.51%) CFEngine
12 1 (0.51%) Icinga
Vendors
1 31 (15.90%) Google
2 24 (12.31%) Oracle
3 19 (9.74%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.64%) New Relic
4 11 (5.64%) Talend
5 9 (4.62%) SolarWinds
6 6 (3.08%) VMware
7 5 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.56%) SaltStack
8 4 (2.05%) CommVault
8 4 (2.05%) Freshdesk
8 4 (2.05%) Informatica
8 4 (2.05%) Jitterbit
8 4 (2.05%) PagerDuty
8 4 (2.05%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.54%) SAP
10 1 (0.51%) Atlassian