Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 38 77
Rank change year-on-year +7 +39 +22
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 51 50 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 6.12% 4.99% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.95% 5.92% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 50 45 29
Sheffield median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £64,000 £45,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £48,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 734 845 1093
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 88.12% 84.25% 88.15%
Number of salaries quoted 638 706 964
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%

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 12 December 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 36 (70.59%) Linux
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (35.29%) Python
6 17 (33.33%) Docker
7 16 (31.37%) Ruby
8 15 (29.41%) PHP
8 15 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (27.45%) Java
10 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
10 13 (25.49%) Google
11 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (23.53%) Unix
11 12 (23.53%) LAMP
12 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
12 11 (21.57%) MySQL
13 10 (19.61%) VMware
13 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
14 9 (17.65%) Puppet
15 8 (15.69%) Fintech
15 8 (15.69%) Web Operations
15 8 (15.69%) CentOS
15 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
16 7 (13.73%) Degree
16 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
16 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
16 7 (13.73%) Node.js

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 5 (9.80%) Apache
1 5 (9.80%) nginx
2 2 (3.92%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.96%) IIS
3 1 (1.96%) JBoss
3 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 24 (47.06%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.96%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Office 365
4 1 (1.96%) PaaS
4 1 (1.96%) SaaS
4 1 (1.96%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) FTP
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.96%) iSCSI
2 1 (1.96%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) MySQL
2 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 6 (11.76%) Redis
4 5 (9.80%) Big Data
5 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
5 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
3 4 (7.84%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (19.61%) Developer
3 9 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 8 (15.69%) Consultant
5 7 (13.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (11.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 6 (11.76%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) DBA
7 5 (9.80%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (9.80%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Cloud Automation Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Site Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) WebOps Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) LAMP
2 7 (13.73%) Node.js
3 6 (11.76%) Java EE
3 6 (11.76%) Middleware
3 6 (11.76%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (7.84%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (5.88%) Kafka
6 2 (3.92%) Web Services
7 1 (1.96%) .NET
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (15.69%) Fintech
3 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 3 (5.88%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.92%) Video\Live Streaming
5 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.96%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (23.53%) Unix
3 8 (15.69%) CentOS
4 7 (13.73%) Windows
4 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
5 6 (11.76%) Solaris
6 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) Software Engineering
3 8 (15.69%) Web Operations
4 7 (13.73%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
5 6 (11.76%) TDD
6 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.80%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.80%) Migration
7 4 (7.84%) BDD
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) Analytics
8 3 (5.88%) Applied Mathematics
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
8 3 (5.88%) Statistics
8 3 (5.88%) Web Development
9 2 (3.92%) Kanban
9 2 (3.92%) Pair Programming
9 2 (3.92%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 27 (52.94%) SQL
2 18 (35.29%) Python
3 16 (31.37%) Ruby
4 15 (29.41%) PHP
5 14 (27.45%) Java
6 13 (25.49%) JavaScript
7 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 6 (11.76%) C#
7 6 (11.76%) PL/SQL
8 5 (9.80%) Perl
8 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.88%) R
10 1 (1.96%) Go
10 1 (1.96%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) CCNA
1 7 (13.73%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
1 7 (13.73%) MCP
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.88%) CEH
3 3 (5.88%) RHCE
4 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 17 (33.33%) Docker
2 10 (19.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (13.73%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (17.65%) Puppet
3 7 (13.73%) Graphite
4 6 (11.76%) Kubernetes
4 6 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (11.76%) Terraform
5 5 (9.80%) Data Guard
6 4 (7.84%) Nagios
6 4 (7.84%) Rancher
7 2 (3.92%) Ansible
7 2 (3.92%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (3.92%) Mesos
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Google
2 11 (21.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) VMware
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle
5 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
6 3 (5.88%) Splunk
7 2 (3.92%) Twitter
8 1 (1.96%) SaltStack