Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 30 37
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7 +40
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 97 51 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 11.77% 6.15% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.60% 6.78% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 45
Sheffield median annual salary £48,750 £48,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £60,000 £64,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £48,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +14.71% +6.25%

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 770 752 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 93.45% 90.71% 87.56%
Number of salaries quoted 581 649 719
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,700 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £61,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 55 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (47.42%) Software Engineering
3 36 (37.11%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (31.96%) Greenfield Project
5 30 (30.93%) Java
6 27 (27.84%) Microservices
7 23 (23.71%) Docker
8 22 (22.68%) Jenkins
8 22 (22.68%) Puppet
8 22 (22.68%) TDD
9 21 (21.65%) Test Automation
10 20 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (20.62%) Ansible
10 20 (20.62%) Kubernetes
10 20 (20.62%) Python
11 19 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
12 18 (18.56%) Linux
13 17 (17.53%) PHP
13 17 (17.53%) Open Source
13 17 (17.53%) QA
14 16 (16.49%) Bash Shell
14 16 (16.49%) Java 9
14 16 (16.49%) Java 8
15 15 (15.46%) SQL
15 15 (15.46%) Unix
15 15 (15.46%) Performance Testing
15 15 (15.46%) Load Testing
15 15 (15.46%) Analytics
16 14 (14.43%) Banking
17 13 (13.40%) Spring

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 8 (8.25%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (8.25%) WebSphere
2 7 (7.22%) Apache
2 7 (7.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (6.19%) Apache Spark
3 6 (6.19%) Confluence
3 6 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (5.15%) CloudStack
5 4 (4.12%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.06%) IIS
8 1 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.03%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.03%) CMS
8 1 (1.03%) Mule
8 1 (1.03%) Mule ESB
8 1 (1.03%) nginx
8 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (37.11%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (19.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (11.34%) SaaS
4 9 (9.28%) IaaS
5 6 (6.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (5.15%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (4.12%) PaaS
8 3 (3.09%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (3.09%) Serverless
9 2 (2.06%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (2.06%) Cloudflare
9 2 (2.06%) Google App Engine
9 2 (2.06%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (1.03%) Apple Pay
10 1 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (1.03%) GitHub
10 1 (1.03%) Google Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) Internet
1 4 (4.12%) Network Security
2 1 (1.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.40%) Relational Database
2 10 (10.31%) MySQL
3 7 (7.22%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (5.15%) Big Data
4 5 (5.15%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.06%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (1.03%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.03%) DB2
6 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.03%) Redis
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (22.68%) Jenkins
2 10 (10.31%) Git (software)
2 10 (10.31%) JIRA
3 4 (4.12%) CF BOSH
3 4 (4.12%) Gradle
3 4 (4.12%) Maven
3 4 (4.12%) SonarQube
4 3 (3.09%) TeamCity
4 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.06%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.06%) CircleCI
5 2 (2.06%) Codeship
5 2 (2.06%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.06%) GitLab
5 2 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.06%) Vagrant
6 1 (1.03%) AppScan
6 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.03%) GoCD
6 1 (1.03%) Subversion
General
1 14 (14.43%) Banking
2 10 (10.31%) Finance
3 1 (1.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.56%) Software Engineer
2 17 (17.53%) Java Engineer
3 16 (16.49%) Java Software Engineer
4 15 (15.46%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (13.40%) Developer
6 12 (12.37%) Architect
6 12 (12.37%) IT Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Performance Tester
6 12 (12.37%) Tester
7 7 (7.22%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.19%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Applications Architect
9 5 (5.15%) AWS DevOps
9 5 (5.15%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Java Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.40%) AngularJS
1 13 (13.40%) Middleware
1 13 (13.40%) Spring
1 13 (13.40%) Spring Boot
1 13 (13.40%) Spring Security
2 9 (9.28%) React
3 8 (8.25%) CSS
3 8 (8.25%) HTML
4 7 (7.22%) jQuery
4 7 (7.22%) Sass
4 7 (7.22%) Web Services
5 6 (6.19%) Node.js
6 5 (5.15%) .NET
6 5 (5.15%) Kafka
6 5 (5.15%) TensorFlow
6 5 (5.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (4.12%) Java EE
8 3 (3.09%) JSON
8 3 (3.09%) LAMP
8 3 (3.09%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 31 (31.96%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.28%) Mobile App
3 8 (8.25%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.22%) Cloud Native
4 7 (7.22%) Self-Motivation
5 6 (6.19%) Public Cloud
6 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (4.12%) Clustering
7 4 (4.12%) DataPower
7 4 (4.12%) User Experience
8 2 (2.06%) Blog
8 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.06%) Social Media
9 1 (1.03%) Algorithms
9 1 (1.03%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (1.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 18 (18.56%) Linux
2 15 (15.46%) Unix
3 11 (11.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.06%) Windows
4 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (1.03%) DC/OS
5 1 (1.03%) Debian
5 1 (1.03%) Fedora
5 1 (1.03%) SUSE
5 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (56.70%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (47.42%) Software Engineering
3 27 (27.84%) Microservices
4 22 (22.68%) TDD
5 21 (21.65%) Test Automation
6 20 (20.62%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (17.53%) Open Source
8 15 (15.46%) Analytics
8 15 (15.46%) Load Testing
8 15 (15.46%) Performance Testing
9 11 (11.34%) IT Strategy
10 10 (10.31%) Coaching
10 10 (10.31%) Mentoring
11 9 (9.28%) Configuration Management
12 8 (8.25%) Project Management
13 7 (7.22%) Continuous Delivery
14 6 (6.19%) Data Analytics
14 6 (6.19%) Service Management
15 5 (5.15%) Big Data Analytics
15 5 (5.15%) OO
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.93%) Java
2 20 (20.62%) Python
3 17 (17.53%) PHP
4 16 (16.49%) Bash Shell
4 16 (16.49%) Java 8
4 16 (16.49%) Java 9
5 15 (15.46%) SQL
6 13 (13.40%) Perl
7 11 (11.34%) JavaScript
7 11 (11.34%) Ruby
8 8 (8.25%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.12%) C#
10 2 (2.06%) Go
10 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.03%) F#
11 1 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.09%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.03%) OCA
4 1 (1.03%) OCAJ
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (17.53%) QA
2 4 (4.12%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (23.71%) Docker
2 5 (5.15%) LXC
3 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (22.68%) Puppet
2 20 (20.62%) Ansible
2 20 (20.62%) Kubernetes
3 10 (10.31%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (5.15%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (5.15%) Terraform
5 2 (2.06%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.03%) Control-M
6 1 (1.03%) logstash
6 1 (1.03%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (7.22%) Atlassian
1 7 (7.22%) Google
2 6 (6.19%) MuleSoft
2 6 (6.19%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.15%) AppDynamics
3 5 (5.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) Splunk
4 3 (3.09%) Zend
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle
5 2 (2.06%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.03%) Adobe
6 1 (1.03%) Apple
6 1 (1.03%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.03%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.03%) IBM
6 1 (1.03%) New Relic
6 1 (1.03%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.03%) VMware