Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - +24 -
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 17 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 14.53% - 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.73% - 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 9
Salford median annual salary £42,500 - £30,000
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 Salford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 82 65 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 70.09% 82.28% 91.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 60 96
Salford median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,725 £28,450 £24,875
90th Percentile £65,125 £50,125 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Salford

DevOps
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Salford

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Salford over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Salford

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 Salford region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (76.47%) Linux
3 10 (58.82%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) C++
4 8 (47.06%) Java
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 6 (35.29%) C
5 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
5 6 (35.29%) Microservices
5 6 (35.29%) Kubernetes
5 6 (35.29%) Puppet
5 6 (35.29%) Docker
6 5 (29.41%) C#
6 5 (29.41%) CentOS
7 4 (23.53%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
7 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) OOP
7 4 (23.53%) OO
7 4 (23.53%) JMS
7 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
7 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
7 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
7 4 (23.53%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) Ansible
8 3 (17.65%) Redis
8 3 (17.65%) vCloud

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) OpenShift
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (11.76%) SaaS
3 2 (11.76%) Serverless
4 1 (5.88%) GitHub
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) LDAP
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Redis
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Vagrant
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) GoCD
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
4 1 (5.88%) NuGet
4 1 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (23.53%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Automation Tester
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
1 4 (23.53%) Software Tester
1 4 (23.53%) Tester
2 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (17.65%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Tester
3 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) C++ Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) JMS
1 4 (23.53%) REST
2 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.76%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) CentOS
3 3 (17.65%) Debian
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 6 (35.29%) Configuration Management
4 6 (35.29%) Microservices
4 6 (35.29%) Test Automation
5 4 (23.53%) OO
5 4 (23.53%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
7 2 (11.76%) Biometrics
7 2 (11.76%) Identity Management
7 2 (11.76%) ITSM
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C++
1 8 (47.06%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) C
3 5 (29.41%) C#
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
6 2 (11.76%) Python
7 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Docker
2 3 (17.65%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Kubernetes
1 6 (35.29%) Puppet
2 4 (23.53%) Ansible
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (17.65%) Salt
4 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) BMC
1 2 (11.76%) NetApp
1 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
1 2 (11.76%) Remedy
1 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
1 2 (11.76%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) CA
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore