Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 113 100
Rank change year-on-year +63 -13 +30
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 139 64 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.70% 2.18% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.32% 2.46% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 101 54 88
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.85% -16.80%
10th Percentile £33,000 £27,825 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £61,375 £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 2611 2600 2926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.27% 88.62% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2159 2081 2371
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.36%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +32 76 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Abingdon +26 26 £47,500 -
Thame - 3 £62,500 -
Banbury +13 1 £60,000 +4.35%
Kidlington - 1 £72,500 -
Witney - 1 £33,000 -
DevOps
South East

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

1 75 (53.96%) Java
2 68 (48.92%) Python
3 62 (44.60%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (43.88%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (35.25%) Linux
5 49 (35.25%) JavaScript
6 45 (32.37%) Software Engineering
7 40 (28.78%) Docker
8 35 (25.18%) HTML
9 34 (24.46%) Web Services
10 33 (23.74%) Puppet
10 33 (23.74%) Opscode Chef
11 30 (21.58%) Ansible
11 30 (21.58%) Jenkins
12 29 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (20.86%) CSS
13 27 (19.42%) SQL
14 26 (18.71%) Computer Science
15 22 (15.83%) C
16 21 (15.11%) Sophos
16 21 (15.11%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (15.11%) SDLC
16 21 (15.11%) User Experience
17 20 (14.39%) Configuration Management
17 20 (14.39%) Sun
18 19 (13.67%) Git (software)
18 19 (13.67%) Test Automation
18 19 (13.67%) Mentoring
19 18 (12.95%) Bash Shell
19 18 (12.95%) Windows

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 (4.32%) IIS
1 6 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.16%) Apache ServiceMix
2 3 (2.16%) CMS
2 3 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.16%) nginx
3 2 (1.44%) Apache
3 2 (1.44%) Confluence
3 2 (1.44%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.72%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 61 (43.88%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (10.07%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (9.35%) SaaS
5 9 (6.47%) Serverless
5 9 (6.47%) Slack
6 8 (5.76%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (5.76%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (5.04%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (5.04%) Amazon S3
7 7 (5.04%) Office 365
8 6 (4.32%) AWS Lambda
8 6 (4.32%) GitHub
9 4 (2.88%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
10 2 (1.44%) Akamai
10 2 (1.44%) G Suite
11 1 (0.72%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.72%) IaaS
11 1 (0.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.76%) Network Security
2 3 (2.16%) Firewall
2 3 (2.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.16%) VPN
3 2 (1.44%) DHCP
3 2 (1.44%) DNS
3 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) IPv4
3 2 (1.44%) IPv6
4 1 (0.72%) FTP
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) SAN
4 1 (0.72%) SSL
4 1 (0.72%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (12.23%) NoSQL
2 15 (10.79%) MongoDB
3 10 (7.19%) SQL Server
4 6 (4.32%) MySQL
4 6 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.32%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.60%) Big Data
6 4 (2.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.72%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.72%) Redis
Development Applications
1 30 (21.58%) Jenkins
2 19 (13.67%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.79%) JIRA
4 9 (6.47%) Eclipse
5 6 (4.32%) Bitbucket
5 6 (4.32%) Hudson
5 6 (4.32%) Travis CI
6 4 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.16%) Maven
8 2 (1.44%) JUnit
8 2 (1.44%) SoapUI
8 2 (1.44%) Subversion
8 2 (1.44%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.72%) GCC
9 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (3.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.16%) Advertising
2 3 (2.16%) Games
3 2 (1.44%) Banking
4 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.72%) Publishing
4 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (30.94%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (18.71%) Developer
3 24 (17.27%) AWS DevOps
3 24 (17.27%) AWS Engineer
4 20 (14.39%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 15 (10.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (10.79%) Software Engineer
6 14 (10.07%) Java Engineer
7 9 (6.47%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.47%) Team Leader
8 8 (5.76%) Development Team Leader
8 8 (5.76%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (5.76%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Java Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Lead DevOps
9 7 (5.04%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 7 (5.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 7 (5.04%) Python Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Senior DevOps
10 6 (4.32%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (25.18%) HTML
2 34 (24.46%) Web Services
3 29 (20.86%) CSS
4 17 (12.23%) SOAP
5 16 (11.51%) jQuery
5 16 (11.51%) Spring
6 11 (7.91%) JSON
7 10 (7.19%) REST
8 9 (6.47%) CSS3
8 9 (6.47%) HTML5
8 9 (6.47%) JSP
8 9 (6.47%) RESTful
8 9 (6.47%) Servlets
8 9 (6.47%) Struts
8 9 (6.47%) XML
9 8 (5.76%) .NET
9 8 (5.76%) AngularJS
9 8 (5.76%) ASP.NET
9 8 (5.76%) EDI
10 7 (5.04%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.71%) Computer Science
2 21 (15.11%) User Experience
3 8 (5.76%) Robotics
4 6 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.32%) Life Science
5 5 (3.60%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.88%) Virtual Team
7 3 (2.16%) Fintech
7 3 (2.16%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.44%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.44%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.44%) Replication
8 2 (1.44%) Xbox
9 1 (0.72%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 49 (35.25%) Linux
2 18 (12.95%) Windows
3 11 (7.91%) Unix
4 3 (2.16%) CentOS
4 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
4 3 (2.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.44%) Debian
6 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (44.60%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (32.37%) Software Engineering
3 29 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (15.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 21 (15.11%) SDLC
5 20 (14.39%) Configuration Management
6 19 (13.67%) Mentoring
6 19 (13.67%) Test Automation
7 15 (10.79%) Integration Testing
7 15 (10.79%) Scrum
8 13 (9.35%) Open Source
9 12 (8.63%) Mathematics
9 12 (8.63%) System Integration Testing
10 11 (7.91%) High Availability
10 11 (7.91%) OO
10 11 (7.91%) TDD
11 10 (7.19%) Analytics
11 10 (7.19%) E-Commerce
11 10 (7.19%) Web Development
12 9 (6.47%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 75 (53.96%) Java
2 68 (48.92%) Python
3 49 (35.25%) JavaScript
4 27 (19.42%) SQL
5 22 (15.83%) C
6 18 (12.95%) Bash Shell
7 14 (10.07%) C++
8 13 (9.35%) C#
9 12 (8.63%) PowerShell
10 8 (5.76%) PHP
10 8 (5.76%) Ruby
11 7 (5.04%) Korn
11 7 (5.04%) Shell Script
12 6 (4.32%) Perl
13 5 (3.60%) Groovy
14 4 (2.88%) TypeScript
15 3 (2.16%) Go
16 2 (1.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (12.23%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.44%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.44%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (1.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.72%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.72%) ISEB
4 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) GCP
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (28.78%) Docker
2 8 (5.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.72%) vCloud
4 1 (0.72%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.72%) vSphere
4 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (23.74%) Opscode Chef
1 33 (23.74%) Puppet
2 30 (21.58%) Ansible
3 10 (7.19%) Terraform
4 9 (6.47%) Kubernetes
5 3 (2.16%) Kibana
5 3 (2.16%) logstash
6 2 (1.44%) Rancher
6 2 (1.44%) Salt
7 1 (0.72%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.72%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (15.11%) Sophos
2 20 (14.39%) Sun
3 12 (8.63%) SAP
4 11 (7.91%) Microsoft
5 10 (7.19%) Google
6 7 (5.04%) Oracle
7 6 (4.32%) Splunk
8 4 (2.88%) New Relic
8 4 (2.88%) VMware
9 3 (2.16%) Perforce
10 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.72%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.72%) Acronis
11 1 (0.72%) Aruba
11 1 (0.72%) Cisco
11 1 (0.72%) Dell
11 1 (0.72%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.72%) HP
11 1 (0.72%) IBM
11 1 (0.72%) Veeam