Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 64 70
Rank change year-on-year +41 +6 +31
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 96 39 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 7.81% 3.11% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.44% 3.51% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 39 27
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £68,750 £75,800
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,137 1,111 1,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 92.51% 88.60% 86.27%
Number of salaries quoted 886 916 966
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +1.30%
10th Percentile £25,375 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,146 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.52% +6.25% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in South Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in South Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in South Yorkshire

DevOps
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 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
Sheffield +28 85 £47,500 -9.52% 11
Doncaster - 5 £42,500 - 6
Barnsley - 4 - - 1
DevOps
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.42%) Linux
3 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
3 33 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (32.29%) Puppet
5 29 (30.21%) Java
6 28 (29.17%) Docker
7 27 (28.13%) Ansible
8 24 (25.00%) Jenkins
8 24 (25.00%) Python
9 21 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
10 20 (20.83%) Kubernetes
10 20 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (17.71%) PHP
11 17 (17.71%) TDD
11 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
11 17 (17.71%) Opscode Chef
11 17 (17.71%) Microservices
12 16 (16.67%) Open Source
12 16 (16.67%) Bash Shell
12 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
12 16 (16.67%) Unix
12 16 (16.67%) Apache
13 15 (15.63%) Spring Boot
13 15 (15.63%) Data Centre
13 15 (15.63%) Java 9
13 15 (15.63%) Java 8
13 15 (15.63%) MySQL
13 15 (15.63%) Spring

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 16 (16.67%) Apache
2 8 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 7 (7.29%) CloudStack
3 7 (7.29%) WebSphere
3 7 (7.29%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.17%) JBoss
4 4 (4.17%) nginx
4 4 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (3.13%) IIS
5 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
6 2 (2.08%) CMS
6 2 (2.08%) Confluence
7 1 (1.04%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.04%) Drupal
7 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (17.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (10.42%) SaaS
4 8 (8.33%) IaaS
5 7 (7.29%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (3.13%) Serverless
8 2 (2.08%) Cloudflare
8 2 (2.08%) Rackspace Cloud
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.04%) GitHub
9 1 (1.04%) Google App Engine
9 1 (1.04%) PaaS
9 1 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Network Security
2 2 (2.08%) HTTP
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
3 1 (1.04%) DNS
3 1 (1.04%) SMTP
3 1 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.63%) MySQL
2 7 (7.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.08%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.08%) Redis
5 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.04%) DB2
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.29%) SonarQube
4 6 (6.25%) JIRA
5 5 (5.21%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (4.17%) CF BOSH
6 4 (4.17%) Gerrit
6 4 (4.17%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (3.13%) GitLab
7 3 (3.13%) Gradle
7 3 (3.13%) Maven
7 3 (3.13%) Vagrant
8 2 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (2.08%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.04%) GoCD
9 1 (1.04%) Subversion
9 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (14.58%) Banking
2 8 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.08%) Games
3 2 (2.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.04%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 16 (16.67%) IT Engineer
3 16 (16.67%) Java Engineer
4 15 (15.63%) Developer
4 15 (15.63%) Java Software Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.29%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Performance Tester
8 6 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Tester
9 5 (5.21%) Administrator
9 5 (5.21%) Architect
9 5 (5.21%) Java Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.17%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.63%) Spring
1 15 (15.63%) Spring Boot
1 15 (15.63%) Spring Security
2 12 (12.50%) Middleware
3 10 (10.42%) CSS
3 10 (10.42%) HTML
4 8 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 8 (8.33%) jQuery
4 8 (8.33%) Sass
4 8 (8.33%) Web Services
5 5 (5.21%) .NET
5 5 (5.21%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (3.13%) Java EE
6 3 (3.13%) LDAP
6 3 (3.13%) React
7 2 (2.08%) Laravel
7 2 (2.08%) REST
8 1 (1.04%) JSON
8 1 (1.04%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.04%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 21 (21.88%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (15.63%) Data Centre
3 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 8 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.17%) Clustering
6 4 (4.17%) DataPower
6 4 (4.17%) iSeries
6 4 (4.17%) Mainframe
6 4 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 4 (4.17%) User Experience
7 3 (3.13%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.04%) Blog
9 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.04%) Fintech
9 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (35.42%) Linux
2 20 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (16.67%) Unix
4 9 (9.38%) Windows
5 5 (5.21%) SUSE
5 5 (5.21%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.17%) Debian
6 4 (4.17%) Fedora
6 4 (4.17%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.04%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (47.92%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.38%) Software Engineering
3 17 (17.71%) Microservices
3 17 (17.71%) TDD
4 16 (16.67%) Open Source
5 15 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.63%) Test Automation
6 13 (13.54%) Configuration Management
6 13 (13.54%) Project Management
7 11 (11.46%) Analytics
7 11 (11.46%) Continuous Delivery
7 11 (11.46%) Mentoring
7 11 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (11.46%) Service Management
8 10 (10.42%) Coaching
8 10 (10.42%) IT Strategy
9 8 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 8 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 7 (7.29%) SDLC
10 7 (7.29%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.21%) Java
2 24 (25.00%) Python
3 17 (17.71%) PHP
4 16 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 16 (16.67%) JavaScript
5 15 (15.63%) Java 8
5 15 (15.63%) Java 9
6 14 (14.58%) Ruby
7 13 (13.54%) Shell Script
7 13 (13.54%) SQL
8 12 (12.50%) Perl
9 4 (4.17%) C#
9 4 (4.17%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.08%) Go
11 1 (1.04%) F#
11 1 (1.04%) Scala
11 1 (1.04%) XPath
11 1 (1.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (4.17%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 1 (1.04%) OCA
4 1 (1.04%) OCAJ
4 1 (1.04%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.04%) RHCE
4 1 (1.04%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.42%) QA
2 8 (8.33%) PMO
3 1 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 28 (29.17%) Docker
2 7 (7.29%) LXC
3 5 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.08%) KVM
4 2 (2.08%) Varnish
4 2 (2.08%) Xen
5 1 (1.04%) Gluster
5 1 (1.04%) GlusterFS
5 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (32.29%) Puppet
2 27 (28.13%) Ansible
3 20 (20.83%) Kubernetes
4 17 (17.71%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (7.29%) Nagios
5 7 (7.29%) Terraform
6 2 (2.08%) Graphite
7 1 (1.04%) Control-M
7 1 (1.04%) logstash
7 1 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.04%) SCCM
7 1 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.04%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (14.58%) Red Hat
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) VMware
3 6 (6.25%) Google
4 5 (5.21%) EMC
5 4 (4.17%) AppDynamics
5 4 (4.17%) MuleSoft
5 4 (4.17%) NetApp
5 4 (4.17%) Oracle
5 4 (4.17%) Splunk
6 2 (2.08%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco
7 1 (1.04%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.04%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.04%) McAfee
7 1 (1.04%) New Relic
7 1 (1.04%) PagerDuty
7 1 (1.04%) SaltStack
7 1 (1.04%) Zend