Period
to 21 October 2018

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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 9 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 - +28
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 25 16 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 12.76% 11.76% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.09% 15.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 0
Salford median annual salary £37,747 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.12% - -
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +11.76%

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 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 191 106 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 97.45% 77.94% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 132 85 60
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £28,450
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,050 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

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 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Salford

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Salford region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 9 (36.00%) Linux
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Python
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) ServiceNow
2 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (28.00%) Ansible
3 7 (28.00%) Puppet
3 7 (28.00%) QA
3 7 (28.00%) PHP
4 6 (24.00%) Unix
4 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (24.00%) Release Management
4 6 (24.00%) Subversion
4 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
4 6 (24.00%) GitHub
4 6 (24.00%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (24.00%) Issue Tracking
5 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (20.00%) Web 2.0
6 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
6 4 (16.00%) SQL
6 4 (16.00%) MySQL
6 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
6 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared

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 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) GitHub
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) NAS
1 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) Broadband
3 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.00%) GitLab
3 1 (4.00%) Gradle
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Developer
3 3 (12.00%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Junior DevOps
5 1 (4.00%) Junior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (8.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) JSON
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) React
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Web 2.0
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 6 (24.00%) Unix
3 4 (16.00%) CentOS
4 3 (12.00%) Debian
5 2 (8.00%) Windows
6 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (32.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (24.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (24.00%) Customer Engagement
3 6 (24.00%) Issue Tracking
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL V3
3 6 (24.00%) Release Management
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) Microservices
6 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (4.00%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Python
2 7 (28.00%) PHP
3 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
5 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (8.00%) C#
7 1 (4.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
2 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.00%) GPG13
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
1 7 (28.00%) Puppet
2 6 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (8.00%) Kibana
3 2 (8.00%) logstash
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (16.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.00%) AlienVault
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) NetApp
4 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.00%) VMware