Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 25 23
Rank change year-on-year +22 -2 +19
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 73 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 20.33% 9.19% 7.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.58% 10.77% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 37 32
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £71,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +43.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £41,500 £40,913
90th Percentile £61,250 £76,900 £97,125
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -4.35%

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 297 390 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 82.73% 85.34% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 181 275 389
Shropshire median annual salary £36,742 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.15% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,713 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 +18 71 £55,000 -23.08% 32
Ludlow - 2 £40,000 - 2
DevOps
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (68.49%) Jenkins
3 46 (63.01%) Java
4 45 (61.64%) Linux
5 44 (60.27%) Terraform
6 43 (58.90%) Ansible
6 43 (58.90%) Python
7 41 (56.16%) Amazon AWS
7 41 (56.16%) Open Source
7 41 (56.16%) Docker
8 40 (54.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 40 (54.79%) Ruby
9 39 (53.42%) Puppet
10 38 (52.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 37 (50.68%) Microservices
12 36 (49.32%) Kubernetes
13 35 (47.95%) Configuration Management
14 33 (45.21%) Continuous Integration
14 33 (45.21%) Vagrant
15 32 (43.84%) Git (software)
16 29 (39.73%) Packer
17 28 (38.36%) Consul
18 25 (34.25%) Go
19 24 (32.88%) Opscode Chef
19 24 (32.88%) Opsview
19 24 (32.88%) IT Strategy
19 24 (32.88%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
20 22 (30.14%) Docker Swarm
20 22 (30.14%) Graphite
20 22 (30.14%) High Availability

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 13 (17.81%) Confluence
2 12 (16.44%) Apache
2 12 (16.44%) nginx
2 12 (16.44%) Tomcat
3 11 (15.07%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 41 (56.16%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (54.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (20.55%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (13.70%) PaaS
5 7 (9.59%) iPaaS
5 7 (9.59%) OpenShift
6 5 (6.85%) GitHub
7 3 (4.11%) IaaS
8 1 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.37%) Heroku
8 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (19.18%) DNS
1 14 (19.18%) Firewall
1 14 (19.18%) VPN
2 13 (17.81%) SSL
3 3 (4.11%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) NAS
4 2 (2.74%) Network Security
4 2 (2.74%) VSAN
5 1 (1.37%) HTTP
5 1 (1.37%) ISDN
5 1 (1.37%) LAN
5 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.44%) NoSQL
2 3 (4.11%) MySQL
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.74%) MariaDB
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (68.49%) Jenkins
2 38 (52.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 33 (45.21%) Vagrant
4 32 (43.84%) Git (software)
5 20 (27.40%) Subversion
6 15 (20.55%) Hudson
7 13 (17.81%) JIRA
8 12 (16.44%) Bitbucket
8 12 (16.44%) GoCD
9 9 (12.33%) TeamCity
10 8 (10.96%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (9.59%) GitLab
12 3 (4.11%) Cucumber
12 3 (4.11%) Mockito
12 3 (4.11%) SonarQube
13 2 (2.74%) Ant
13 2 (2.74%) Artifactory
13 2 (2.74%) Maven
13 2 (2.74%) Selenium
13 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (8.22%) Marketing
2 2 (2.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Publishing
3 1 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (15.07%) Platform Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) Applications Engineer
4 9 (12.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (5.48%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 2 (2.74%) Digital Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Java Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) JIRA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) REST
2 14 (19.18%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (9.59%) OAuth
3 7 (9.59%) SAML
4 6 (8.22%) Spring
5 4 (5.48%) AngularJS
5 4 (5.48%) Apache Camel
5 4 (5.48%) Dropwizard
5 4 (5.48%) React
6 3 (4.11%) Kafka
6 3 (4.11%) Node.js
6 3 (4.11%) WireMock
7 2 (2.74%) Play Framework
8 1 (1.37%) HTML
8 1 (1.37%) JSON
8 1 (1.37%) RESTful
8 1 (1.37%) Spring Integration
8 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (5.48%) NHS
3 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.74%) PKI
5 1 (1.37%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (61.64%) Linux
2 13 (17.81%) Windows
2 13 (17.81%) Windows Server
3 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (6.85%) CentOS
5 4 (5.48%) Unix
6 3 (4.11%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (4.11%) SUSE
7 1 (1.37%) AIX
7 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (75.34%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (56.16%) Open Source
3 37 (50.68%) Microservices
4 35 (47.95%) Configuration Management
5 33 (45.21%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (32.88%) IT Strategy
6 24 (32.88%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 22 (30.14%) High Availability
7 22 (30.14%) Load Balancing
8 15 (20.55%) Decision-Making
8 15 (20.55%) Software Engineering
9 14 (19.18%) Scrum
9 14 (19.18%) SIEM
10 12 (16.44%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (13.70%) Continuous Delivery
12 8 (10.96%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (9.59%) Identity Access Management
13 7 (9.59%) Presales
14 6 (8.22%) E-Procurement
15 5 (6.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.01%) Java
2 43 (58.90%) Python
3 40 (54.79%) Ruby
4 25 (34.25%) Go
5 22 (30.14%) SQL
6 14 (19.18%) Perl
6 14 (19.18%) PowerShell
7 13 (17.81%) Bash Shell
8 9 (12.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.74%) C#
9 2 (2.74%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.74%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) AWS Certification
2 6 (8.22%) RHCE
2 6 (8.22%) RHCSA
3 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.11%) CCENT
4 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (56.16%) Docker
2 3 (4.11%) NFS
2 3 (4.11%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (2.74%) GFS2
3 2 (2.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (60.27%) Terraform
2 43 (58.90%) Ansible
3 39 (53.42%) Puppet
4 36 (49.32%) Kubernetes
5 29 (39.73%) Packer
6 28 (38.36%) Consul
7 24 (32.88%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (32.88%) Opsview
8 22 (30.14%) Docker Swarm
8 22 (30.14%) Graphite
9 20 (27.40%) Grafana
9 20 (27.40%) Salt
10 17 (23.29%) Nagios
11 15 (20.55%) ZABBIX
12 5 (6.85%) Prometheus
13 2 (2.74%) Kibana
13 2 (2.74%) logstash
13 2 (2.74%) Rancher
13 2 (2.74%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (2.74%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Atlassian
2 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
3 9 (12.33%) Google
4 6 (8.22%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.22%) Splunk
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle
6 2 (2.74%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.74%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.74%) Dynatrace
6 2 (2.74%) Riverbed
6 2 (2.74%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) HP