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

DevOps
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 51 50
Rank change year-on-year +34 -1 +48
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 108 41 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 9.18% 3.72% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.88% 4.23% 5.33%
Number of salaries quoted 72 40 42
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £60,000 £74,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -

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 1,093 969 1,219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 92.86% 87.93% 87.76%
Number of salaries quoted 832 813 988
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,550 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 18 November 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 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
Sheffield +24 92 £50,000 -4.76% 19
Doncaster - 8 £42,500 - 4
Barnsley - 6 - - 1
DevOps
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 53 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 42 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
4 34 (31.48%) Java
5 31 (28.70%) Puppet
6 30 (27.78%) Linux
7 27 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
8 25 (23.15%) Ansible
8 25 (23.15%) Python
9 24 (22.22%) TDD
9 24 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 23 (21.30%) Docker
10 23 (21.30%) Microservices
11 22 (20.37%) Kubernetes
11 22 (20.37%) Jenkins
11 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
12 21 (19.44%) Data Centre
13 19 (17.59%) SQL
13 19 (17.59%) Unix
13 19 (17.59%) Middleware
14 18 (16.67%) PHP
15 17 (15.74%) IT Strategy
15 17 (15.74%) Apache
15 17 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (15.74%) QA
16 16 (14.81%) Analytics
16 16 (14.81%) Open Source
16 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell
16 16 (14.81%) JavaScript

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 17 (15.74%) Apache
2 9 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 8 (7.41%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 7 (6.48%) CloudStack
4 7 (6.48%) JBoss
4 7 (6.48%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.56%) Apache Spark
5 6 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (3.70%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (2.78%) Confluence
7 3 (2.78%) IIS
7 3 (2.78%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.85%) nginx
9 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.93%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (38.89%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (20.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.11%) SaaS
4 11 (10.19%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (9.26%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (8.33%) IaaS
7 4 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (3.70%) Serverless
8 3 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.85%) Cloudflare
9 2 (1.85%) PaaS
9 2 (1.85%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.93%) Apple Pay
10 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.93%) GitHub
10 1 (0.93%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.93%) Google Pay
10 1 (0.93%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) HTTP
2 4 (3.70%) Network Security
3 2 (1.85%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
4 1 (0.93%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.04%) MySQL
2 12 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.48%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (4.63%) Big Data
4 5 (4.63%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.85%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.93%) DB2
6 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.93%) Redis
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (20.37%) Jenkins
2 15 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (6.48%) JIRA
3 7 (6.48%) SonarQube
4 5 (4.63%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (3.70%) CF BOSH
5 4 (3.70%) Gerrit
5 4 (3.70%) Gradle
5 4 (3.70%) Maven
6 3 (2.78%) GitLab
6 3 (2.78%) Vagrant
7 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.93%) AppScan
8 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.93%) Codeship
8 1 (0.93%) GoCD
8 1 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 16 (14.81%) Banking
2 14 (12.96%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (16.67%) IT Engineer
2 17 (15.74%) Software Engineer
3 16 (14.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 15 (13.89%) Developer
4 15 (13.89%) Java Engineer
5 14 (12.96%) Java Software Engineer
6 13 (12.04%) Architect
7 11 (10.19%) Performance Tester
7 11 (10.19%) Tester
8 10 (9.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Administrator
9 8 (7.41%) AWS Engineer
9 8 (7.41%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (6.48%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (6.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.59%) Middleware
2 14 (12.96%) AngularJS
2 14 (12.96%) Spring
2 14 (12.96%) Spring Boot
2 14 (12.96%) Spring Security
3 10 (9.26%) CSS
3 10 (9.26%) HTML
4 9 (8.33%) React
4 9 (8.33%) Web Services
5 8 (7.41%) jQuery
5 8 (7.41%) Sass
6 7 (6.48%) .NET
7 6 (5.56%) Node.js
8 5 (4.63%) Kafka
8 5 (4.63%) TensorFlow
8 5 (4.63%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (3.70%) Java EE
10 3 (2.78%) JSON
10 3 (2.78%) Symfony
11 2 (1.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (19.44%) Data Centre
3 11 (10.19%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (7.41%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.41%) Public Cloud
5 7 (6.48%) Cloud Native
5 7 (6.48%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.56%) iSeries
6 6 (5.56%) Mainframe
7 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.70%) Clustering
7 4 (3.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (3.70%) DataPower
8 3 (2.78%) User Experience
9 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.85%) Social Media
10 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.93%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.93%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 30 (27.78%) Linux
2 19 (17.59%) Unix
3 17 (15.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (9.26%) Windows
5 5 (4.63%) SUSE
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) Android
7 1 (0.93%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.93%) Debian
7 1 (0.93%) Fedora
7 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.07%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 27 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (22.22%) TDD
4 24 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 23 (21.30%) Microservices
6 17 (15.74%) IT Strategy
7 16 (14.81%) Analytics
7 16 (14.81%) Open Source
8 14 (12.96%) Configuration Management
8 14 (12.96%) Project Management
9 13 (12.04%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (12.04%) Load Testing
9 13 (12.04%) Performance Testing
10 12 (11.11%) Service Management
11 11 (10.19%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.26%) Coaching
12 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 10 (9.26%) Test Scripting
13 8 (7.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.48%) Java
2 25 (23.15%) Python
3 19 (17.59%) SQL
4 18 (16.67%) PHP
5 16 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 16 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.81%) Perl
6 15 (13.89%) Shell Script
7 14 (12.96%) Java 8
7 14 (12.96%) Java 9
7 14 (12.96%) Ruby
8 6 (5.56%) C#
9 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.85%) Go
11 1 (0.93%) F#
11 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) AWS Certification
2 4 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (3.70%) RHCE
2 4 (3.70%) RHCSA
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 1 (0.93%) OCA
3 1 (0.93%) OCAJ
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.74%) QA
2 10 (9.26%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (21.30%) Docker
2 7 (6.48%) LXC
3 4 (3.70%) Gluster
3 4 (3.70%) GlusterFS
4 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 31 (28.70%) Puppet
2 25 (23.15%) Ansible
3 22 (20.37%) Kubernetes
4 11 (10.19%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (7.41%) Nagios
6 5 (4.63%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (4.63%) Terraform
7 4 (3.70%) vRealize
8 1 (0.93%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.93%) Control-M
8 1 (0.93%) logstash
8 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (12.04%) Red Hat
2 10 (9.26%) EMC
2 10 (9.26%) Google
3 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.48%) Oracle
4 6 (5.56%) MuleSoft
4 6 (5.56%) NetApp
5 5 (4.63%) VMware
6 4 (3.70%) AppDynamics
6 4 (3.70%) Atlassian
6 4 (3.70%) Splunk
7 3 (2.78%) Zend
8 2 (1.85%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.93%) Apple
9 1 (0.93%) Dynatrace
9 1 (0.93%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.93%) IBM
9 1 (0.93%) New Relic
9 1 (0.93%) PagerDuty