Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 44 69
Rank change year-on-year +28 +25 +15
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 85 39 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 9.77% 4.52% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.49% 5.03% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 19
Sheffield median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £79,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +12.50%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 810 775 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 93.10% 89.91% 85.41%
Number of salaries quoted 641 643 723
Sheffield median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.90% -1.28%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +1.30%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Sheffield

DevOps
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Sheffield

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Sheffield over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) Software Engineering
3 28 (32.94%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (32.94%) Docker
4 26 (30.59%) Puppet
4 26 (30.59%) Linux
5 25 (29.41%) Java
6 23 (27.06%) Python
6 23 (27.06%) Ansible
6 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
7 21 (24.71%) Greenfield Project
8 20 (23.53%) Kubernetes
9 17 (20.00%) Microservices
10 16 (18.82%) TDD
10 16 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (18.82%) Open Source
10 16 (18.82%) Bash Shell
10 16 (18.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
11 15 (17.65%) Spring Boot
11 15 (17.65%) Spring
11 15 (17.65%) Spring Security
11 15 (17.65%) PHP
11 15 (17.65%) Java 9
11 15 (17.65%) Java 8
12 14 (16.47%) Ruby
13 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
13 13 (15.29%) MySQL
14 12 (14.12%) SQL
14 12 (14.12%) Unix

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 11 (12.94%) Apache
2 8 (9.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (8.24%) CloudStack
3 7 (8.24%) WebSphere
3 7 (8.24%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.71%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (3.53%) IIS
5 3 (3.53%) nginx
5 3 (3.53%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.35%) CMS
6 2 (2.35%) Confluence
7 1 (1.18%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.18%) Drupal
7 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (32.94%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (14.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (10.59%) SaaS
4 8 (9.41%) IaaS
5 4 (4.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.53%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (3.53%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (3.53%) Serverless
7 2 (2.35%) Cloudflare
7 2 (2.35%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.18%) GitHub
8 1 (1.18%) Google App Engine
8 1 (1.18%) PaaS
8 1 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) Network Security
2 2 (2.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.18%) DNS
3 1 (1.18%) HTTP
3 1 (1.18%) SMTP
3 1 (1.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) MySQL
2 7 (8.24%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.06%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.35%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.35%) Redis
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.18%) Big Data
5 1 (1.18%) DB2
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (27.06%) Jenkins
2 15 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) JIRA
3 6 (7.06%) SonarQube
4 4 (4.71%) CF BOSH
4 4 (4.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.53%) Gerrit
5 3 (3.53%) GitLab
5 3 (3.53%) Gradle
5 3 (3.53%) Maven
5 3 (3.53%) Vagrant
6 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.35%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.18%) GoCD
7 1 (1.18%) Subversion
7 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (12.94%) Banking
2 7 (8.24%) Finance
3 2 (2.35%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.18%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 17 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) Java Engineer
4 15 (17.65%) Java Software Engineer
5 13 (15.29%) Developer
6 12 (14.12%) IT Engineer
7 10 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.06%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Performance Tester
9 6 (7.06%) Tester
10 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (5.88%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.71%) Architect
11 4 (4.71%) AWS DevOps
11 4 (4.71%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Middleware Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Senior IT Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Senior Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) Spring
1 15 (17.65%) Spring Boot
1 15 (17.65%) Spring Security
2 8 (9.41%) CSS
2 8 (9.41%) HTML
2 8 (9.41%) Middleware
2 8 (9.41%) Web Services
3 7 (8.24%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.24%) jQuery
3 7 (8.24%) Sass
4 5 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (4.71%) .NET
6 3 (3.53%) Java EE
6 3 (3.53%) LDAP
6 3 (3.53%) React
7 2 (2.35%) REST
8 1 (1.18%) Laravel
8 1 (1.18%) MLlib
8 1 (1.18%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.18%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (10.59%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.41%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.24%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.24%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (4.71%) Clustering
5 4 (4.71%) DataPower
5 4 (4.71%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.71%) User Experience
6 3 (3.53%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (3.53%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.18%) Blog
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) Cloud Native
8 1 (1.18%) Fintech
8 1 (1.18%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.18%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (30.59%) Linux
2 16 (18.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.12%) Unix
4 5 (5.88%) Windows
4 5 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 4 (4.71%) Debian
5 4 (4.71%) Fedora
5 4 (4.71%) SUSE
5 4 (4.71%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.18%) CentOS
6 1 (1.18%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (51.76%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (37.65%) Software Engineering
3 17 (20.00%) Microservices
4 16 (18.82%) Open Source
4 16 (18.82%) TDD
5 11 (12.94%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (12.94%) Test Automation
6 10 (11.76%) Analytics
6 10 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.59%) Coaching
7 9 (10.59%) Configuration Management
7 9 (10.59%) Project Management
8 7 (8.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (8.24%) Service Management
8 7 (8.24%) Software Delivery
9 6 (7.06%) IT Strategy
9 6 (7.06%) Load Testing
9 6 (7.06%) Performance Testing
9 6 (7.06%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) Java
2 23 (27.06%) Python
3 16 (18.82%) Bash Shell
4 15 (17.65%) Java 8
4 15 (17.65%) Java 9
4 15 (17.65%) PHP
5 14 (16.47%) Ruby
6 13 (15.29%) JavaScript
7 12 (14.12%) SQL
8 11 (12.94%) Perl
9 9 (10.59%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.71%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.53%) C#
12 2 (2.35%) Go
13 1 (1.18%) F#
13 1 (1.18%) Scala
13 1 (1.18%) XPath
13 1 (1.18%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.18%) OCA
4 1 (1.18%) OCAJ
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) QA
2 4 (4.71%) PMO
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (32.94%) Docker
2 7 (8.24%) LXC
3 5 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.35%) KVM
4 2 (2.35%) Varnish
4 2 (2.35%) Xen
5 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 26 (30.59%) Puppet
2 23 (27.06%) Ansible
3 20 (23.53%) Kubernetes
4 16 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (8.24%) Terraform
6 3 (3.53%) Nagios
7 2 (2.35%) Graphite
8 1 (1.18%) Control-M
8 1 (1.18%) logstash
8 1 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.18%) SCCM
8 1 (1.18%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 6 (7.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) VMware
3 4 (4.71%) AppDynamics
3 4 (4.71%) MuleSoft
3 4 (4.71%) Splunk
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle
5 2 (2.35%) Google
5 2 (2.35%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.18%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.18%) Cisco
6 1 (1.18%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.18%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.18%) McAfee
6 1 (1.18%) New Relic
6 1 (1.18%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.18%) SaltStack