Period
to 4 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South West > Somerset
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 14 21 28
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +30
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 70 83 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 13.31% 9.45% 7.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.96% 10.71% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 76 78 86
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £89,375 £67,000 £60,625
South West median annual salary £52,375 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.75% - +11.11%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 468 775 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 88.97% 88.27% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 400 626 817
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,028
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.12% +5.07%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,875 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.72%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Somerset

DevOps
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Somerset.

Salary trend for DevOps in Somerset

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Somerset over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Somerset

DevOps
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 4 July 2020. 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
Bath +11 65 £47,500 +2.70% 6
Street +6 4 £107,500 +7.50%
Portishead - 1 - -
DevOps
South West

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 Somerset region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (42.86%) Azure
3 26 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (31.43%) Java
5 21 (30.00%) C#
6 20 (28.57%) .NET
6 20 (28.57%) TDD
6 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 20 (28.57%) Test Automation
7 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
7 19 (27.14%) SQL
8 18 (25.71%) AWS
8 18 (25.71%) Kubernetes
9 17 (24.29%) Docker
9 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
9 17 (24.29%) Linux
10 16 (22.86%) MVC
11 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 14 (20.00%) Python
11 14 (20.00%) Scrum
11 14 (20.00%) MongoDB
12 13 (18.57%) Node.js
12 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
13 12 (17.14%) React
13 12 (17.14%) Vue.js
14 11 (15.71%) Go
14 11 (15.71%) NoSQL
14 11 (15.71%) BDD
14 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (8.57%) NServiceBus
2 5 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.29%) Apache
4 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (42.86%) Azure
2 18 (25.71%) AWS
3 10 (14.29%) GCP
4 7 (10.00%) Serverless
5 5 (7.14%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (7.14%) SaaS
6 3 (4.29%) Power Platform
6 3 (4.29%) PowerApps
7 2 (2.86%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.86%) BrowserStack
8 1 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (1.43%) GitHub
8 1 (1.43%) IaaS
8 1 (1.43%) PaaS
8 1 (1.43%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) Broadband
1 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (1.43%) RFID
2 1 (1.43%) SSL
2 1 (1.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 11 (15.71%) NoSQL
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (5.71%) OLAP
5 4 (5.71%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (4.29%) Power BI
7 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.43%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.43%) GIS
8 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.43%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 20 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (12.86%) Jenkins
2 9 (12.86%) Selenium
3 8 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 5 (7.14%) Subversion
4 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.14%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (5.71%) Gradle
5 4 (5.71%) Maven
5 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.29%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.86%) Newman
7 2 (2.86%) Postman
8 1 (1.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.43%) GitLab
8 1 (1.43%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (15.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Police
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Electronics
4 1 (1.43%) Law
4 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
4 1 (1.43%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (42.86%) Developer
2 10 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.86%) Senior Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Software Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Angular Developer
6 5 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
6 5 (7.14%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Tester
7 4 (5.71%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Administrator
7 4 (5.71%) Data Integration Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Integration Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Java Engineer
7 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Junior
7 4 (5.71%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (28.57%) .NET
2 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
2 13 (18.57%) Node.js
3 12 (17.14%) React
3 12 (17.14%) Vue.js
4 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 10 (14.29%) CSS
5 10 (14.29%) HTML
6 8 (11.43%) .NET Core
6 8 (11.43%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.00%) Web Services
8 6 (8.57%) HTML5
8 6 (8.57%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (8.57%) Spring
9 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 5 (7.14%) REST
9 5 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.43%) Internet of Things
3 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Ubuntu
3 4 (5.71%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) Windows
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.86%) CentOS
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Debian
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (37.14%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (28.57%) TDD
3 20 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 16 (22.86%) MVC
5 14 (20.00%) Scrum
6 11 (15.71%) BDD
6 11 (15.71%) Unit Testing
7 10 (14.29%) Fintech
7 10 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.43%) Configuration Management
8 8 (11.43%) Microservices
9 7 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.00%) OO
9 7 (10.00%) Project Management
9 7 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 6 (8.57%) Commercial Awareness
10 6 (8.57%) ETL
10 6 (8.57%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (31.43%) Java
2 21 (30.00%) C#
3 19 (27.14%) JavaScript
3 19 (27.14%) SQL
4 14 (20.00%) Python
5 11 (15.71%) Go
5 11 (15.71%) Groovy
6 10 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 10 (14.29%) TypeScript
7 7 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 6 (8.57%) Kotlin
9 3 (4.29%) Ruby
9 3 (4.29%) Scala
9 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.86%) PHP
11 1 (1.43%) C
11 1 (1.43%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (11.43%) Degree
2 3 (4.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (24.29%) Docker
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.14%) vSphere
4 2 (2.86%) VirtualBox
5 1 (1.43%) Ceph
5 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (25.71%) Kubernetes
2 10 (14.29%) Ansible
3 7 (10.00%) Terraform
4 6 (8.57%) Rancher
5 2 (2.86%) Puppet
6 1 (1.43%) Grafana
6 1 (1.43%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.43%) Proxmox
6 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) VMware
3 7 (10.00%) Google
4 5 (7.14%) Cadence
5 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) CA
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
6 1 (1.43%) Xamarin