Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 52 95
Rank change year-on-year +18 +43 0
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 194 155 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.81% 5.02% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 5.55% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 177 112 67
Oxfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,325 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,200 £77,500 £60,250
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 2,266 2,794 2,579
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.22% 90.48% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,955 2,294 2,049
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,075 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £65,750
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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +18 137 £62,500 +13.64% 28
Abingdon -12 6 £47,500 -34.48% 2
Kidlington +17 5 £52,500 -27.59% 4
Thame +3 4 £55,000 -12.00%
Wantage - 2 £40,000 -
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 110 (56.70%) Amazon AWS
2 102 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (46.39%) Linux
3 90 (46.39%) Python
4 73 (37.63%) Docker
5 59 (30.41%) Java
6 51 (26.29%) Jenkins
7 50 (25.77%) Puppet
8 47 (24.23%) Microsoft Azure
9 46 (23.71%) Kubernetes
10 44 (22.68%) Ansible
10 44 (22.68%) Software Engineering
11 43 (22.16%) Web Services
12 42 (21.65%) JavaScript
12 42 (21.65%) Scrum
12 42 (21.65%) Terraform
13 36 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
14 35 (18.04%) Bash Shell
14 35 (18.04%) Configuration Management
15 33 (17.01%) Opscode Chef
16 30 (15.46%) Microservices
16 30 (15.46%) HTML
17 29 (14.95%) SQL
18 28 (14.43%) C++
18 28 (14.43%) Mentoring
19 27 (13.92%) Google
20 26 (13.40%) Kanban
21 25 (12.89%) Elasticsearch
22 24 (12.37%) SDLC
22 24 (12.37%) CSS

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 25 (12.89%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (6.19%) Apache
2 12 (6.19%) CMS
3 10 (5.15%) Tomcat
4 9 (4.64%) JBoss
4 9 (4.64%) nginx
5 8 (4.12%) Jetty
5 8 (4.12%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.58%) NServiceBus
6 5 (2.58%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.58%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.06%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 110 (56.70%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (24.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (11.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (9.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 17 (8.76%) GitHub
6 16 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (6.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 9 (4.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 7 (3.61%) IaaS
9 7 (3.61%) npm
9 7 (3.61%) PaaS
10 5 (2.58%) Amazon S3
10 5 (2.58%) Force.com
11 4 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (2.06%) Slack
12 3 (1.55%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 3 (1.55%) Serverless
13 2 (1.03%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (1.03%) Datadog
13 2 (1.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Firewall
1 7 (3.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.52%) SSL
2 1 (0.52%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.28%) MySQL
2 15 (7.73%) MongoDB
3 14 (7.22%) Big Data
3 14 (7.22%) RDBMS
3 14 (7.22%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.67%) Redis
5 10 (5.15%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.58%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.06%) GIS
9 3 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.03%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.52%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.52%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 51 (26.29%) Jenkins
2 20 (10.31%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.19%) GitLab
4 10 (5.15%) Vagrant
5 7 (3.61%) Bitbucket
5 7 (3.61%) git-flow
5 7 (3.61%) Grunt
5 7 (3.61%) Mocha
5 7 (3.61%) Subversion
6 6 (3.09%) Cucumber
6 6 (3.09%) JIRA
7 5 (2.58%) Eclipse
7 5 (2.58%) Hudson
7 5 (2.58%) Selenium
7 5 (2.58%) WebDriver
8 4 (2.06%) Ant
9 3 (1.55%) JUnit
10 2 (1.03%) Maven
10 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (7.22%) Publishing
2 6 (3.09%) Games
3 3 (1.55%) Advertising
4 2 (1.03%) Military
4 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Back Office
5 1 (0.52%) Finance
5 1 (0.52%) Front Office
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (44.85%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (15.46%) Developer
3 25 (12.89%) AWS DevOps
4 20 (10.31%) AWS Engineer
5 18 (9.28%) Senior DevOps
5 18 (9.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 17 (8.76%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 17 (8.76%) Python Engineer
7 15 (7.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 15 (7.73%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.70%) Python Developer
9 12 (6.19%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (5.67%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.67%) Lead DevOps
10 11 (5.67%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (5.15%) Administrator
11 10 (5.15%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (5.15%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.64%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (22.16%) Web Services
2 30 (15.46%) HTML
3 24 (12.37%) CSS
4 23 (11.86%) Node.js
5 20 (10.31%) HTML5
6 16 (8.25%) JSON
6 16 (8.25%) REST
7 15 (7.73%) jQuery
7 15 (7.73%) XML
8 12 (6.19%) Spring
9 11 (5.67%) AngularJS
9 11 (5.67%) Elastic Stack
9 11 (5.67%) SOAP
10 9 (4.64%) .NET
10 9 (4.64%) React
11 7 (3.61%) Chai
11 7 (3.61%) CSS3
11 7 (3.61%) KeystoneJS
11 7 (3.61%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (3.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.19%) Semantic Web
2 11 (5.67%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.64%) Fintech
3 9 (4.64%) User Experience
4 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (4.12%) Public Cloud
5 7 (3.61%) Linux Command Line
6 6 (3.09%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.09%) Robotics
7 5 (2.58%) Algorithms
8 4 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 90 (46.39%) Linux
2 20 (10.31%) Windows
3 15 (7.73%) CentOS
3 15 (7.73%) Debian
4 14 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (4.64%) Unix
6 4 (2.06%) DC/OS
6 4 (2.06%) Mac OS
6 4 (2.06%) Mesosphere
7 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.52%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.52%) Solaris
7 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (22.68%) Software Engineering
3 42 (21.65%) Scrum
4 36 (18.56%) Continuous Integration
5 35 (18.04%) Configuration Management
6 30 (15.46%) Microservices
7 28 (14.43%) Mentoring
8 26 (13.40%) Kanban
9 24 (12.37%) SDLC
10 23 (11.86%) TDD
11 20 (10.31%) BDD
12 19 (9.79%) Test Automation
13 17 (8.76%) Technical Leadership
14 15 (7.73%) Computer Science
15 13 (6.70%) Artificial Intelligence
16 12 (6.19%) Analytics
16 12 (6.19%) Cloud Operations
16 12 (6.19%) Technical Debt
17 11 (5.67%) Coaching
17 11 (5.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 90 (46.39%) Python
2 59 (30.41%) Java
3 42 (21.65%) JavaScript
4 35 (18.04%) Bash Shell
5 29 (14.95%) SQL
6 28 (14.43%) C++
7 19 (9.79%) C#
8 18 (9.28%) Go
9 17 (8.76%) Ruby
9 17 (8.76%) Shell Script
10 14 (7.22%) C
11 12 (6.19%) Perl
12 11 (5.67%) PHP
13 10 (5.15%) PowerShell
14 9 (4.64%) Java 8
15 7 (3.61%) ES6
16 4 (2.06%) C-shell
16 4 (2.06%) Scala
17 3 (1.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 3 (1.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (8.76%) Degree
2 4 (2.06%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.06%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (37.63%) Docker
2 4 (2.06%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.52%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.52%) Xen
Systems Management
1 50 (25.77%) Puppet
2 46 (23.71%) Kubernetes
3 44 (22.68%) Ansible
4 42 (21.65%) Terraform
5 33 (17.01%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (6.70%) Salt
7 11 (5.67%) Packer
8 10 (5.15%) Kibana
8 10 (5.15%) logstash
9 5 (2.58%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.52%) CFEngine
11 1 (0.52%) Icinga
11 1 (0.52%) Nagios
Vendors
1 27 (13.92%) Google
2 14 (7.22%) Oracle
3 13 (6.70%) Microsoft
4 9 (4.64%) New Relic
5 5 (2.58%) Jitterbit
5 5 (2.58%) Sitecore
6 4 (2.06%) SAP
6 4 (2.06%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.03%) VMware
9 1 (0.52%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.52%) Perforce
9 1 (0.52%) Red Hat