Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 30 69
Rank change year-on-year +6 +39 +94
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 166 182 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 8.48% 7.16% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 8.33% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 144 174 128
Reading median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% - +4.55%
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £36,700
90th Percentile £83,750 £77,125 £73,250
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £60,750
% change year-on-year +3.45% -4.53% +5.65%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,773 2,186 2,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.55% 86.00% 90.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 1,786 1,984
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Reading

DevOps
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Reading

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Reading over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Reading region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 97 (58.43%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (54.82%) Linux
3 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (42.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 64 (38.55%) Ansible
6 60 (36.14%) Jenkins
7 58 (34.94%) Java
8 53 (31.93%) Python
8 53 (31.93%) Git (software)
9 52 (31.33%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (28.92%) Docker
11 47 (28.31%) Microsoft
12 43 (25.90%) Configuration Management
13 42 (25.30%) SQL
13 42 (25.30%) Terraform
14 41 (24.70%) CentOS
15 39 (23.49%) Puppet
16 35 (21.08%) Bash Shell
16 35 (21.08%) Kubernetes
17 34 (20.48%) Google
18 32 (19.28%) Windows
18 32 (19.28%) Elasticsearch
19 31 (18.67%) Scrum
20 30 (18.07%) QA
20 30 (18.07%) JavaScript
20 30 (18.07%) Red Hat
20 30 (18.07%) Microservices
21 29 (17.47%) JIRA
22 28 (16.87%) Web Services
22 28 (16.87%) Open Source

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 32 (19.28%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (9.64%) Confluence
3 11 (6.63%) Anypoint
3 11 (6.63%) Apache Spark
3 11 (6.63%) Mule
3 11 (6.63%) Mule ESB
4 10 (6.02%) Apache
5 7 (4.22%) IIS
5 7 (4.22%) nginx
5 7 (4.22%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.41%) Apache Pig
7 3 (1.81%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.81%) Skype for Business
8 2 (1.20%) JBoss
8 2 (1.20%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (3.01%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.60%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 97 (58.43%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (42.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (14.46%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (9.04%) SaaS
5 14 (8.43%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (8.43%) GitHub
6 13 (7.83%) PaaS
7 10 (6.02%) Amazon S3
7 10 (6.02%) IaaS
8 9 (5.42%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (5.42%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (5.42%) Serverless
9 8 (4.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (4.82%) CloudFront
9 8 (4.82%) Route 53
9 8 (4.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 7 (4.22%) Office 365
11 5 (3.01%) Amazon EMR
11 5 (3.01%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.04%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.83%) Firewall
3 12 (7.23%) HTTP
4 10 (6.02%) DNS
4 10 (6.02%) VPN
5 6 (3.61%) Network Security
6 5 (3.01%) SSH
7 4 (2.41%) DHCP
7 4 (2.41%) SNMP
8 3 (1.81%) SAN
8 3 (1.81%) Skype
8 3 (1.81%) VoIP
9 2 (1.20%) Internet
10 1 (0.60%) NAS
10 1 (0.60%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (0.60%) SMTP
10 1 (0.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.25%) Big Data
2 20 (12.05%) NoSQL
3 19 (11.45%) SQL Server
3 19 (11.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 18 (10.84%) MySQL
5 16 (9.64%) Relational Database
6 14 (8.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (7.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (6.63%) MongoDB
9 10 (6.02%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (5.42%) Data Lake
10 9 (5.42%) RDBMS
11 8 (4.82%) MariaDB
11 8 (4.82%) Power BI
12 7 (4.22%) Hadoop
13 6 (3.61%) Apache Hive
13 6 (3.61%) HBase
14 5 (3.01%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (2.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 60 (36.14%) Jenkins
2 53 (31.93%) Git (software)
3 29 (17.47%) JIRA
4 25 (15.06%) Maven
5 17 (10.24%) Sonatype Nexus
6 15 (9.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 15 (9.04%) Eclipse
7 14 (8.43%) Subversion
8 11 (6.63%) IntelliJ
8 11 (6.63%) JUnit
8 11 (6.63%) Mockito
8 11 (6.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (6.63%) Vagrant
9 8 (4.82%) Cucumber
10 6 (3.61%) Selenium
10 6 (3.61%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.61%) Visual Studio Team System
11 5 (3.01%) Ant
11 5 (3.01%) SonarQube
12 4 (2.41%) VersionOne
General
1 15 (9.04%) Finance
2 11 (6.63%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.42%) Banking
3 9 (5.42%) Retail
4 6 (3.61%) Marketing
5 4 (2.41%) Legal
6 3 (1.81%) Electronics
6 3 (1.81%) Games
6 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 66 (39.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (16.87%) Developer
3 18 (10.84%) Senior DevOps
3 18 (10.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 13 (7.83%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (7.23%) Architect
5 12 (7.23%) Lead DevOps
6 11 (6.63%) Cloud Engineer
6 11 (6.63%) Development Manager
6 11 (6.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 10 (6.02%) AWS DevOps
7 10 (6.02%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.42%) AWS Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Consultant
9 7 (4.22%) Junior
9 7 (4.22%) MuleSoft Architect
9 7 (4.22%) MuleSoft Developer
9 7 (4.22%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 7 (4.22%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (16.87%) Web Services
2 26 (15.66%) XML
3 24 (14.46%) RESTful
4 22 (13.25%) Elastic Stack
5 21 (12.65%) REST
6 18 (10.84%) Kafka
7 17 (10.24%) HTML
7 17 (10.24%) SOAP
8 14 (8.43%) .NET
8 14 (8.43%) AngularJS
8 14 (8.43%) Spring
9 12 (7.23%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (7.23%) CSS
9 12 (7.23%) Node.js
10 11 (6.63%) HTML5
10 11 (6.63%) RAML
11 8 (4.82%) React
12 7 (4.22%) jQuery
13 6 (3.61%) JSON
14 4 (2.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (7.83%) BBC
3 10 (6.02%) Data Centre
3 10 (6.02%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.42%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (5.42%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (2.41%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.41%) Clustering
5 4 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.41%) PMI
5 4 (2.41%) Private Cloud
5 4 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.81%) Robotics
6 3 (1.81%) Tandem
7 2 (1.20%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Fintech
8 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) iPhone
8 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 91 (54.82%) Linux
2 41 (24.70%) CentOS
3 32 (19.28%) Windows
4 19 (11.45%) Unix
5 18 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (8.43%) Ubuntu
7 13 (7.83%) Windows Server
8 7 (4.22%) Debian
9 4 (2.41%) DC/OS
10 3 (1.81%) VMS
10 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.60%) Android
11 1 (0.60%) Mesosphere
11 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (47.59%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (31.33%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (25.90%) Configuration Management
4 31 (18.67%) Scrum
5 30 (18.07%) Microservices
6 28 (16.87%) Open Source
7 27 (16.27%) TDD
8 23 (13.86%) Mentoring
8 23 (13.86%) Test Automation
9 21 (12.65%) Analytics
10 20 (12.05%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
11 18 (10.84%) Migration
12 17 (10.24%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (10.24%) SDLC
13 16 (9.64%) Computer Science
14 15 (9.04%) High Availability
14 15 (9.04%) Kanban
14 15 (9.04%) Task Automation
15 14 (8.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (34.94%) Java
2 53 (31.93%) Python
3 42 (25.30%) SQL
4 35 (21.08%) Bash Shell
5 30 (18.07%) JavaScript
6 18 (10.84%) Perl
7 17 (10.24%) C#
8 14 (8.43%) PowerShell
8 14 (8.43%) Shell Script
9 11 (6.63%) Java 8
9 11 (6.63%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.42%) Ruby
11 8 (4.82%) Go
12 6 (3.61%) C
13 5 (3.01%) Scala
14 4 (2.41%) C++
14 4 (2.41%) Groovy
15 3 (1.81%) PHP
16 1 (0.60%) C-shell
16 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (15.66%) Degree
2 14 (8.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.61%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.41%) MCSA
5 4 (2.41%) MCSE
5 4 (2.41%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.81%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (1.81%) VCP6
7 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.60%) MCITP
8 1 (0.60%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.07%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (28.92%) Docker
2 21 (12.65%) Virtual Machines
3 18 (10.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (5.42%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.82%) VirtualBox
6 6 (3.61%) Active Directory
6 6 (3.61%) Apache Flume
6 6 (3.61%) HDFS
7 4 (2.41%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.41%) Xen
8 3 (1.81%) Firmware
8 3 (1.81%) iptables
8 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.20%) KVM
10 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.60%) vCloud
10 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 64 (38.55%) Ansible
2 42 (25.30%) Terraform
3 39 (23.49%) Puppet
4 35 (21.08%) Kubernetes
5 26 (15.66%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (13.25%) Kibana
7 18 (10.84%) ZABBIX
8 13 (7.83%) Nagios
9 11 (6.63%) CloudHub
10 9 (5.42%) Docker Swarm
11 8 (4.82%) Rundeck
12 6 (3.61%) Grafana
13 5 (3.01%) Salt
14 4 (2.41%) Graylog
14 4 (2.41%) Mesos
14 4 (2.41%) Oozie
14 4 (2.41%) Packer
14 4 (2.41%) Rancher
15 3 (1.81%) Graphite
15 3 (1.81%) Icinga
Vendors
1 47 (28.31%) Microsoft
2 34 (20.48%) Google
3 30 (18.07%) Red Hat
4 25 (15.06%) VMware
5 24 (14.46%) Oracle
6 16 (9.64%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (6.63%) MuleSoft
8 8 (4.82%) Tableau
9 7 (4.22%) IBM
10 6 (3.61%) New Relic
11 5 (3.01%) Citrix
11 5 (3.01%) HP
12 4 (2.41%) CA Agile Central
12 4 (2.41%) Cloudera
12 4 (2.41%) Hortonworks
12 4 (2.41%) ServiceNow
13 3 (1.81%) Atlassian
13 3 (1.81%) Centreon
13 3 (1.81%) SAP
13 3 (1.81%) Splunk