Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 31 76
Rank change year-on-year +6 +45 +10
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 68 60 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 7.75% 6.32% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.72% 7.14% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 67 50 32
Sheffield median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £26,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £44,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +25.00% +0.57% +16.67%

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 780 840 1,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 88.94% 88.42% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 689 699 910
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +12.68%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +8.45%

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 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 36 (52.94%) Linux
2 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 19 (27.94%) Java
4 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (26.47%) SQL
6 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (23.53%) PHP
6 16 (23.53%) Python
6 16 (23.53%) Google
7 15 (22.06%) Ruby
7 15 (22.06%) Docker
8 14 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (19.12%) Web Operations
9 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
9 13 (19.12%) LAMP
9 13 (19.12%) CentOS
9 13 (19.12%) MySQL
9 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
10 12 (17.65%) Windows
10 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
12 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
12 10 (14.71%) VMware
12 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
13 9 (13.24%) Node.js
13 9 (13.24%) Redis
13 9 (13.24%) Graphite

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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) WordPress
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) JBoss
4 1 (1.47%) nginx
4 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) DNS
1 8 (11.76%) FTP
1 8 (11.76%) HTTP
2 5 (7.35%) SMTP
2 5 (7.35%) SSH
3 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.47%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) MySQL
2 10 (14.71%) MongoDB
3 9 (13.24%) Redis
4 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database
5 6 (8.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.94%) Big Data
6 2 (2.94%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
1 6 (8.82%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Games
3 3 (4.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (16.18%) Software Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Java Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Java Software Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Consultant
5 7 (10.29%) WebOps Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 6 (8.82%) Site Engineer
6 6 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.35%) Azure DevOps
7 5 (7.35%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Azure Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (7.35%) DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (7.35%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (19.12%) LAMP
2 9 (13.24%) Node.js
3 7 (10.29%) RabbitMQ
3 7 (10.29%) Spring
3 7 (10.29%) Spring Boot
3 7 (10.29%) Spring Security
4 6 (8.82%) Java EE
4 6 (8.82%) Middleware
4 6 (8.82%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (4.41%) CSS
5 3 (4.41%) HTML
5 3 (4.41%) Kafka
6 2 (2.94%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) .NET
7 1 (1.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.94%) Video\Live Streaming
4 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.94%) Linux
2 19 (27.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (19.12%) CentOS
4 12 (17.65%) Windows
5 8 (11.76%) Unix
6 7 (10.29%) Windows Server
7 6 (8.82%) Solaris
8 2 (2.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Configuration Management
2 13 (19.12%) Software Engineering
2 13 (19.12%) Web Operations
3 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (10.29%) Microservices
4 7 (10.29%) Open Source
4 7 (10.29%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (8.82%) Scrum
5 6 (8.82%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (8.82%) TDD
6 5 (7.35%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.35%) Migration
6 5 (7.35%) Project Management
7 4 (5.88%) BDD
7 4 (5.88%) ITIL
7 4 (5.88%) Service Management
7 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.41%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.35%) JavaScript
2 19 (27.94%) Java
3 18 (26.47%) SQL
4 16 (23.53%) PHP
4 16 (23.53%) Python
5 15 (22.06%) Ruby
6 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
7 7 (10.29%) Java 9
8 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.82%) C#
8 6 (8.82%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.94%) C++
9 2 (2.94%) Groovy
9 2 (2.94%) Perl
10 1 (1.47%) Go
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) CCNA
1 7 (10.29%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (10.29%) MCP
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (4.41%) CEH
4 3 (4.41%) RHCE
5 1 (1.47%) CISA
5 1 (1.47%) CISM
5 1 (1.47%) CISSP
5 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) COBIT
1 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (22.06%) Docker
2 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.29%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.24%) Graphite
3 6 (8.82%) Nagios
3 6 (8.82%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (8.82%) Puppet
4 5 (7.35%) Data Guard
5 4 (5.88%) Rancher
6 3 (4.41%) Terraform
7 2 (2.94%) Ansible
7 2 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (2.94%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.94%) Mesos
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Google
2 11 (16.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.71%) VMware
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle
5 3 (4.41%) Splunk
6 2 (2.94%) Twitter
7 1 (1.47%) SaltStack