Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 47 77
Rank change year-on-year +22 +30 +20
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 63 49 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.83% 5.19% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.45% 5.59% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 58 41 22
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +46.67%
10th Percentile £35,125 £37,500 £32,825
90th Percentile £69,750 £68,750 £64,750
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +27.78% +20.00%

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 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 846 876 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 91.66% 92.80% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 708 710 799
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
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 22 June 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) Java
2 25 (39.68%) Linux
3 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
4 19 (30.16%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (28.57%) Open Source
6 17 (26.98%) Spring
6 17 (26.98%) Spring Security
6 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 17 (26.98%) Docker
6 17 (26.98%) Microservices
6 17 (26.98%) Java 8
6 17 (26.98%) Spring Boot
6 17 (26.98%) Java 9
6 17 (26.98%) Greenfield Project
7 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (25.40%) Configuration Management
8 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
8 15 (23.81%) Puppet
9 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (20.63%) Python
10 11 (17.46%) Windows
10 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
10 11 (17.46%) Ansible
10 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
12 9 (14.29%) Ruby
12 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
12 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell

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 6 (9.52%) Apache
2 3 (4.76%) CloudStack
2 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 2 (3.17%) Confluence
3 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 2 (3.17%) nginx
4 1 (1.59%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.59%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (7.94%) SaaS
4 4 (6.35%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (6.35%) IaaS
5 2 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (3.17%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (3.17%) Serverless
6 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.59%) GitHub
6 1 (1.59%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.59%) PaaS
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.70%) DNS
1 8 (12.70%) HTTP
1 8 (12.70%) SMTP
2 7 (11.11%) FTP
2 7 (11.11%) SSH
3 3 (4.76%) Internet
4 2 (3.17%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 5 (7.94%) MySQL
4 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.76%) Redis
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.46%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.52%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
5 4 (6.35%) Selenium
5 4 (6.35%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (3.17%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.17%) Gerrit
6 2 (3.17%) GitLab
6 2 (3.17%) JIRA
6 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
6 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.59%) GoCD
7 1 (1.59%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Games
3 2 (3.17%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 22 (34.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (28.57%) Java Engineer
2 18 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 17 (26.98%) Java Software Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Azure Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
5 7 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) AWS Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Cloud Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) AWS DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Consultant
8 4 (6.35%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 4 (6.35%) Test Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Technical Support
9 3 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (26.98%) Spring
1 17 (26.98%) Spring Boot
1 17 (26.98%) Spring Security
2 4 (6.35%) LAMP
3 3 (4.76%) LDAP
3 3 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (4.76%) Web Services
4 2 (3.17%) .NET
5 1 (1.59%) CSS
5 1 (1.59%) HTML
5 1 (1.59%) HTML5
5 1 (1.59%) Java SE
5 1 (1.59%) Laravel
5 1 (1.59%) Node.js
5 1 (1.59%) REST
5 1 (1.59%) SAML
5 1 (1.59%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (1.59%) XML
5 1 (1.59%) XSLT
5 1 (1.59%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.98%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (17.46%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.17%) User Experience
5 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.59%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (39.68%) Linux
2 13 (20.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (17.46%) Windows
4 4 (6.35%) CentOS
4 4 (6.35%) Debian
4 4 (6.35%) Fedora
4 4 (6.35%) SUSE
4 4 (6.35%) Ubuntu
4 4 (6.35%) Unix
4 4 (6.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (58.73%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.92%) Software Engineering
3 19 (30.16%) Problem-Solving
4 18 (28.57%) Open Source
5 17 (26.98%) Microservices
6 16 (25.40%) Configuration Management
7 11 (17.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.94%) Scrum
8 5 (7.94%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.35%) ITIL
9 4 (6.35%) Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (6.35%) SDLC
9 4 (6.35%) TDD
9 4 (6.35%) Test Scripting
9 4 (6.35%) Web Operations
10 3 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.76%) Service Management
10 3 (4.76%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) Java
2 17 (26.98%) Java 8
2 17 (26.98%) Java 9
3 13 (20.63%) Python
4 10 (15.87%) PowerShell
5 9 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 9 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.29%) Ruby
6 6 (9.52%) PHP
7 5 (7.94%) SQL
8 4 (6.35%) C++
8 4 (6.35%) Perl
9 2 (3.17%) C#
10 1 (1.59%) Groovy
10 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.59%) XPath
10 1 (1.59%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CISA
3 1 (1.59%) CISM
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
3 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.59%) OCA
3 1 (1.59%) OCAJ
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
2 1 (1.59%) GCP
2 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (26.98%) Docker
2 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.76%) LXC
4 2 (3.17%) KVM
4 2 (3.17%) Varnish
4 2 (3.17%) Xen
5 1 (1.59%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (25.40%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (23.81%) Puppet
3 11 (17.46%) Ansible
4 6 (9.52%) Kubernetes
4 6 (9.52%) Terraform
5 4 (6.35%) Graphite
5 4 (6.35%) Nagios
6 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.59%) SCCM
6 1 (1.59%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
1 6 (9.52%) VMware
2 5 (7.94%) Google
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco
5 1 (1.59%) McAfee
5 1 (1.59%) SaltStack