Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 21 16 34
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18 +2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 65 131 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 8.01% 11.24% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.71% 12.01% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 41 89 68
South Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% +25.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,750 £32,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £110,000 £67,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +11.70%

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 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 746 1,091 1,046
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 91.99% 93.65% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 608 795 920
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £26,425 £24,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,875 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +3.66%

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 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 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
Sheffield -8 60 £52,500 +10.53% 32
Doncaster +13 2 £30,750 -10.87% 3
Rotherham +5 2 £40,000 -11.11% 2
DevOps
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) Azure
3 18 (27.69%) Java
4 17 (26.15%) Microservices
5 16 (24.62%) AWS
6 15 (23.08%) TDD
7 14 (21.54%) Linux
7 14 (21.54%) Docker
7 14 (21.54%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 13 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
10 11 (16.92%) SQL
10 11 (16.92%) Node.js
10 11 (16.92%) User Experience
11 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 10 (15.38%) Kubernetes
11 10 (15.38%) AngularJS
11 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (15.38%) C#
11 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
12 9 (13.85%) Python
12 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
12 9 (13.85%) BDD
12 9 (13.85%) Coaching
12 9 (13.85%) Ansible
13 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
13 8 (12.31%) Office 365
13 8 (12.31%) Unix
13 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP

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 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
1 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.15%) nginx
4 3 (4.62%) IIS
5 2 (3.08%) Apache
5 2 (3.08%) Confluence
5 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.85%) Azure
2 16 (24.62%) AWS
3 8 (12.31%) Office 365
4 5 (7.69%) GitHub
4 5 (7.69%) IaaS
5 3 (4.62%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (4.62%) GCP
5 3 (4.62%) Serverless
6 2 (3.08%) PaaS
7 1 (1.54%) G Suite
7 1 (1.54%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) DNS
1 8 (12.31%) TCP/IP
2 6 (9.23%) DHCP
3 5 (7.69%) BGP
3 5 (7.69%) IPv6
3 5 (7.69%) MPLS
3 5 (7.69%) OSPF
3 5 (7.69%) RSVP
3 5 (7.69%) VPN
3 5 (7.69%) VXLAN
4 4 (6.15%) LAN
4 4 (6.15%) Software-Defined Networking
4 4 (6.15%) WAN
5 3 (4.62%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.54%) Internet
6 1 (1.54%) Junos
6 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) NoSQL
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.08%) Redis
5 1 (1.54%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.54%) Big Data
5 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Subversion
3 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.15%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (3.08%) JIRA
6 1 (1.54%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.54%) Grunt
6 1 (1.54%) gulp
6 1 (1.54%) JUnit
6 1 (1.54%) Maven
6 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (10.77%) Banking
2 5 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Public Sector
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Local Government
5 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Developer
2 13 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (9.23%) Software Engineer
4 5 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.15%) .NET Developer
5 4 (6.15%) Architect
5 4 (6.15%) Java Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Java Software Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) Network Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) React Developer
6 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Technical Architect
7 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Performance Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.92%) Node.js
2 10 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 7 (10.77%) .NET
3 7 (10.77%) React
4 6 (9.23%) .NET Core
4 6 (9.23%) CSS
4 6 (9.23%) HTML
5 5 (7.69%) Jinja
5 5 (7.69%) Sass
6 4 (6.15%) Spring
6 4 (6.15%) Spring Boot
6 4 (6.15%) Symfony
7 3 (4.62%) Dropwizard
8 2 (3.08%) CSS3
8 2 (3.08%) Ember.js
8 2 (3.08%) HTML5
8 2 (3.08%) LAMP
8 2 (3.08%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.08%) Redux
8 2 (3.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (16.92%) User Experience
3 7 (10.77%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.62%) Public Cloud
5 2 (3.08%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.08%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Blog
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 8 (12.31%) Unix
3 5 (7.69%) Windows
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) Microservices
3 15 (23.08%) TDD
4 13 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 12 (18.46%) Software Engineering
6 10 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.85%) BDD
7 9 (13.85%) Coaching
8 7 (10.77%) Analytics
8 7 (10.77%) Due Diligence
8 7 (10.77%) Information Security
8 7 (10.77%) Issue Tracking
8 7 (10.77%) Security Testing
8 7 (10.77%) Use Case
9 6 (9.23%) Break/Fix
9 6 (9.23%) ITIL
9 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
9 6 (9.23%) Validation
9 6 (9.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Java
2 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.92%) SQL
4 10 (15.38%) C#
5 9 (13.85%) Python
6 7 (10.77%) PHP
7 5 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
9 2 (3.08%) C++
9 2 (3.08%) Kotlin
9 2 (3.08%) Ruby
9 2 (3.08%) Scala
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) Perl
10 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) JNCIE
1 5 (7.69%) JNCIP
2 2 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) Docker
2 6 (9.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (15.38%) Kubernetes
2 9 (13.85%) Ansible
3 3 (4.62%) Puppet
4 2 (3.08%) Cobbler
4 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.08%) Terraform
4 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.54%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.23%) VMware
3 5 (7.69%) Juniper
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Zend
5 2 (3.08%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.08%) EnterpriseDB
5 2 (3.08%) Google
5 2 (3.08%) Splunk