Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 43 111
Rank change year-on-year +16 +68 +30
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 175 149 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 6.95% 5.89% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.04% 6.84% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 164 128 108
Reading median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -13.64% +7.32%
10th Percentile £36,625 £35,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £67,875
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -4.35%

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 2,176 2,179 3,477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 86.38% 86.09% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,855 1,673 2,770
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £29,550 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,025
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 95 (54.29%) Linux
2 78 (44.57%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (38.86%) Python
4 57 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (30.86%) Bash Shell
6 49 (28.00%) Java
7 46 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
8 45 (25.71%) Docker
9 44 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (24.57%) Ansible
11 35 (20.00%) Puppet
11 35 (20.00%) Windows
12 33 (18.86%) SQL
12 33 (18.86%) SaaS
13 32 (18.29%) Jenkins
14 29 (16.57%) Git (software)
14 29 (16.57%) Red Hat
15 28 (16.00%) Kubernetes
16 27 (15.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 26 (14.86%) Unix
17 26 (14.86%) Scrum
18 24 (13.71%) Open Source
19 23 (13.14%) VMware
20 22 (12.57%) PowerShell
20 22 (12.57%) Ubuntu
20 22 (12.57%) JavaScript
20 22 (12.57%) SQL Server
20 22 (12.57%) Terraform
21 21 (12.00%) NoSQL
21 21 (12.00%) Finance

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 13 (7.43%) Tomcat
2 12 (6.86%) JBoss
3 10 (5.71%) Confluence
3 10 (5.71%) WebLogic
3 10 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 8 (4.57%) Apache Spark
4 8 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.00%) Apache
6 6 (3.43%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (3.43%) nginx
6 6 (3.43%) OpenStack
6 6 (3.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (2.86%) IIS
8 4 (2.29%) Apache Solr
8 4 (2.29%) Liferay
8 4 (2.29%) Oracle Service Bus
8 4 (2.29%) WebLogic Portal
9 3 (1.71%) Skype for Business
10 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (4.57%) HipChat
2 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 78 (44.57%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (26.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (18.86%) SaaS
4 20 (11.43%) IaaS
5 16 (9.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (5.71%) PaaS
7 6 (3.43%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (3.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (2.29%) Datadog
9 4 (2.29%) Office 365
10 3 (1.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (1.14%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.57%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.57%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.43%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.86%) Internet
3 10 (5.71%) SSH
4 8 (4.57%) VPN
5 7 (4.00%) Network Security
6 6 (3.43%) HTTP
6 6 (3.43%) IPsec
6 6 (3.43%) SSL
7 4 (2.29%) LAN
7 4 (2.29%) WAN
8 3 (1.71%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (1.71%) SAN
8 3 (1.71%) Skype
9 2 (1.14%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.14%) DHCP
9 2 (1.14%) DNS
9 2 (1.14%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.14%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.57%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.00%) NoSQL
3 19 (10.86%) Big Data
3 19 (10.86%) Hadoop
4 15 (8.57%) Relational Database
5 14 (8.00%) MySQL
6 10 (5.71%) RDBMS
7 9 (5.14%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (4.57%) Apache Hive
8 8 (4.57%) Impala
9 5 (2.86%) HBase
10 4 (2.29%) DB2
11 3 (1.71%) CouchDB
11 3 (1.71%) Neo4j
12 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (1.14%) MongoDB
12 2 (1.14%) Redis
12 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (18.29%) Jenkins
2 29 (16.57%) Git (software)
3 19 (10.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 18 (10.29%) JIRA
5 13 (7.43%) Vagrant
6 11 (6.29%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.57%) Artifactory
7 8 (4.57%) Bitbucket
7 8 (4.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (3.43%) Hudson
9 5 (2.86%) Selenium
10 4 (2.29%) Subversion
11 3 (1.71%) Travis CI
12 2 (1.14%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.14%) JUnit
12 2 (1.14%) Maven
12 2 (1.14%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
13 1 (0.57%) IntelliJ
13 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (12.00%) Finance
2 9 (5.14%) Banking
3 6 (3.43%) Marketing
3 6 (3.43%) Retail
4 5 (2.86%) Automotive
5 4 (2.29%) Games
6 3 (1.71%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 71 (40.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (16.00%) Developer
3 26 (14.86%) Linux Engineer
4 22 (12.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 22 (12.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 15 (8.57%) Architect
5 15 (8.57%) AWS DevOps
6 14 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 14 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
6 14 (8.00%) Junior
6 14 (8.00%) Junior DevOps
6 14 (8.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 13 (7.43%) Consultant
8 12 (6.86%) Cloud Engineer
9 11 (6.29%) DevOps Developer
10 10 (5.71%) Junior Linux Engineer
10 10 (5.71%) Lead DevOps
11 8 (4.57%) Agile Coach
12 7 (4.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
12 7 (4.00%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.00%) .NET
2 10 (5.71%) REST
3 9 (5.14%) Web Services
4 8 (4.57%) AngularJS
4 8 (4.57%) HTML
4 8 (4.57%) J2EE
5 6 (3.43%) CSS
5 6 (3.43%) LAMP
5 6 (3.43%) LDAP
5 6 (3.43%) RESTful
5 6 (3.43%) Spring
5 6 (3.43%) Velocity
6 5 (2.86%) CSS3
6 5 (2.86%) Express
6 5 (2.86%) HTML5
6 5 (2.86%) Middleware
6 5 (2.86%) Node.js
6 5 (2.86%) React
7 4 (2.29%) Lucene
7 4 (2.29%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.71%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.14%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.57%) Virtual Team
5 7 (4.00%) Fintech
6 6 (3.43%) Blog
6 6 (3.43%) Learning Management System
6 6 (3.43%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (1.71%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.71%) Cyberthreat
9 3 (1.71%) e-Learning
9 3 (1.71%) PMI
10 2 (1.14%) Clustering
10 2 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.14%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.57%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 95 (54.29%) Linux
2 35 (20.00%) Windows
3 27 (15.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (14.86%) Unix
5 22 (12.57%) Ubuntu
6 17 (9.71%) Debian
7 13 (7.43%) CentOS
8 9 (5.14%) Windows Server
9 5 (2.86%) VyOS
10 3 (1.71%) DC/OS
10 3 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.14%) Kali Linux
11 2 (1.14%) Windows 10
11 2 (1.14%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.57%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.14%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (14.86%) Scrum
4 24 (13.71%) Open Source
5 20 (11.43%) Configuration Management
5 20 (11.43%) Migration
6 19 (10.86%) SDLC
7 15 (8.57%) Microservices
8 14 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 14 (8.00%) User Stories
9 13 (7.43%) Analytics
9 13 (7.43%) Cybersecurity
10 12 (6.86%) High Availability
11 11 (6.29%) BDD
11 11 (6.29%) Project Management
12 10 (5.71%) Data Analysis
12 10 (5.71%) Presales
12 10 (5.71%) TDD
13 9 (5.14%) Machine Learning
14 8 (4.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (38.86%) Python
2 54 (30.86%) Bash Shell
3 49 (28.00%) Java
4 33 (18.86%) SQL
5 22 (12.57%) JavaScript
5 22 (12.57%) PowerShell
6 16 (9.14%) Ruby
7 14 (8.00%) C
8 13 (7.43%) Perl
9 10 (5.71%) C#
9 10 (5.71%) PHP
10 8 (4.57%) Go
10 8 (4.57%) Java 8
11 6 (3.43%) Scala
11 6 (3.43%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.86%) Java 9
12 5 (2.86%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.71%) C++
13 3 (1.71%) R
14 2 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.14%) Degree
1 16 (9.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.57%) AWS Certification
2 8 (4.57%) DV Cleared
3 5 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.29%) CCIE
4 4 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.29%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.29%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (2.29%) TOGAF Certification
5 3 (1.71%) JNCIE
5 3 (1.71%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.14%) ISEB
6 2 (1.14%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.57%) CCIE Data Center
7 1 (0.57%) CCNP
7 1 (0.57%) HP ASE
7 1 (0.57%) MCP
7 1 (0.57%) MCSE
7 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) QA
2 5 (2.86%) GDPR
2 5 (2.86%) PSD2
3 4 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.71%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.71%) PMO
5 2 (1.14%) GCP
5 2 (1.14%) SLA
6 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (25.71%) Docker
2 15 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (6.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (4.57%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (3.43%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.86%) Apache Flume
6 5 (2.86%) HDFS
7 4 (2.29%) VirtualBox
7 4 (2.29%) vSphere
8 1 (0.57%) KVM
8 1 (0.57%) Postfix
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (24.57%) Ansible
2 35 (20.00%) Puppet
3 28 (16.00%) Kubernetes
4 22 (12.57%) Terraform
5 18 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (6.29%) Packer
7 9 (5.14%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (5.14%) Nagios
8 8 (4.57%) Kibana
9 7 (4.00%) Consul
9 7 (4.00%) ZABBIX
10 4 (2.29%) Tivoli
11 3 (1.71%) Marathon
11 3 (1.71%) Mesos
12 2 (1.14%) Backup Exec
12 2 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (1.14%) NetBackup
12 2 (1.14%) SCCM
12 2 (1.14%) SCOM
12 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Red Hat
2 23 (13.14%) VMware
3 17 (9.71%) Google
3 17 (9.71%) Oracle
4 15 (8.57%) Cisco
5 13 (7.43%) Atlassian
5 13 (7.43%) Microsoft
6 5 (2.86%) Capita
6 5 (2.86%) Splunk
7 4 (2.29%) HP
7 4 (2.29%) IBM
8 3 (1.71%) EMC
8 3 (1.71%) Juniper
8 3 (1.71%) NetApp
8 3 (1.71%) New Relic
9 2 (1.14%) Brocade
9 2 (1.14%) F5
9 2 (1.14%) Qualys
9 2 (1.14%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.14%) RedGate