Period
to 26 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 26 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 20 34
Rank change year-on-year +14 +14 +10
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 52 52 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 16.00% 10.95% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.55% 12.47% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 25
Shropshire median annual salary £57,500 £70,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.73% +41.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £40,913
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £100,000
West Midlands median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.52% -8.70% -

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 266 417 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.85% 87.79% 90.40%
Number of salaries quoted 154 285 494
Shropshire median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,575 £27,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,713 £59,625
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Shropshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Shropshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Shropshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Shropshire

DevOps
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +15 52 £57,500 -19.58% 20
DevOps
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 44 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 42 (80.77%) Java
2 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (73.08%) Python
4 37 (71.15%) Ruby
4 37 (71.15%) Ansible
5 33 (63.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 31 (59.62%) Terraform
7 30 (57.69%) Vagrant
8 29 (55.77%) Linux
9 28 (53.85%) Puppet
10 24 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
10 24 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
11 23 (44.23%) Open Source
12 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
12 22 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
12 22 (42.31%) Subversion
12 22 (42.31%) Docker
13 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (38.46%) Go
14 20 (38.46%) Salt
15 19 (36.54%) REST
15 19 (36.54%) Scrum
15 19 (36.54%) SQL
15 19 (36.54%) DNS
16 18 (34.62%) SSL
16 18 (34.62%) Windows
16 18 (34.62%) Perl
16 18 (34.62%) JIRA
16 18 (34.62%) Atlassian

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 18 (34.62%) Confluence
2 17 (32.69%) Apache
2 17 (32.69%) nginx
2 17 (32.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 24 (46.15%) Amazon AWS
1 24 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (5.77%) IaaS
2 3 (5.77%) PaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.92%) Heroku
3 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (36.54%) DNS
2 18 (34.62%) SSL
3 14 (26.92%) Firewall
3 14 (26.92%) VPN
4 3 (5.77%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) NAS
5 2 (3.85%) Network Security
5 2 (3.85%) VSAN
6 1 (1.92%) HTTP
6 1 (1.92%) ISDN
6 1 (1.92%) LAN
6 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) MySQL
1 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.85%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.85%) MariaDB
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 44 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 33 (63.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 30 (57.69%) Vagrant
4 22 (42.31%) Git (software)
4 22 (42.31%) Subversion
5 18 (34.62%) JIRA
6 17 (32.69%) Bitbucket
6 17 (32.69%) GoCD
7 15 (28.85%) Hudson
8 6 (11.54%) TeamCity
9 5 (9.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (3.85%) Artifactory
10 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.85%) Gatling
10 2 (3.85%) GitLab
10 2 (3.85%) Mockito
10 2 (3.85%) NeoLoad
10 2 (3.85%) Selenium
10 2 (3.85%) SonarQube
10 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (23.08%) Applications Engineer
3 6 (11.54%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (7.69%) Administrator
4 4 (7.69%) Architect
4 4 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Developer
6 2 (3.85%) Digital Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.85%) JIRA Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) AWS Architect
7 1 (1.92%) DevOps Administrator
7 1 (1.92%) DevOps Consultant
7 1 (1.92%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (1.92%) Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) REST
2 6 (11.54%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.77%) Dropwizard
4 2 (3.85%) Apache Camel
4 2 (3.85%) Node.js
4 2 (3.85%) Play Framework
4 2 (3.85%) React
4 2 (3.85%) Spring
4 2 (3.85%) WireMock
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) JSON
5 1 (1.92%) RESTful
5 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (5.77%) NHS
3 2 (3.85%) Clustering
3 2 (3.85%) PKI
3 2 (3.85%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Linux
2 18 (34.62%) Windows
2 18 (34.62%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.77%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.77%) SUSE
4 2 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (1.92%) AIX
5 1 (1.92%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) Open Source
3 21 (40.38%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (36.54%) Scrum
5 18 (34.62%) Microservices
6 17 (32.69%) Configuration Management
6 17 (32.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 14 (26.92%) High Availability
7 14 (26.92%) Load Balancing
7 14 (26.92%) SIEM
8 12 (23.08%) Decision-Making
8 12 (23.08%) IT Strategy
9 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
10 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
11 3 (5.77%) Analytics
11 3 (5.77%) Data Analytics
11 3 (5.77%) Problem Management
12 2 (3.85%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 42 (80.77%) Java
2 38 (73.08%) Python
3 37 (71.15%) Ruby
4 20 (38.46%) Go
5 19 (36.54%) SQL
6 18 (34.62%) Bash Shell
6 18 (34.62%) Perl
7 17 (32.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.85%) Scala
9 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) RHCE
1 4 (7.69%) RHCSA
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) Docker
2 2 (3.85%) GFS2
2 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (71.15%) Ansible
2 31 (59.62%) Terraform
3 28 (53.85%) Puppet
4 22 (42.31%) Opscode Chef
5 20 (38.46%) Salt
6 18 (34.62%) Kubernetes
7 17 (32.69%) Graphite
7 17 (32.69%) Nagios
7 17 (32.69%) Opsview
8 15 (28.85%) Consul
8 15 (28.85%) Docker Swarm
8 15 (28.85%) Grafana
8 15 (28.85%) ZABBIX
9 14 (26.92%) Packer
10 2 (3.85%) Kibana
10 2 (3.85%) logstash
10 2 (3.85%) Rancher
10 2 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
11 1 (1.92%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Atlassian
2 6 (11.54%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.85%) AppDynamics
5 2 (3.85%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.85%) Dynatrace
5 2 (3.85%) Riverbed
5 2 (3.85%) Splunk
5 2 (3.85%) VMware
6 1 (1.92%) Cisco
6 1 (1.92%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) HP