Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 43 36
Rank change year-on-year +30 -7 +47
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 122 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.14% 5.43% 5.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.98% 6.01% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 58 51
South Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +17.65% +6.25%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £60,000 £65,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 1,018 982 1,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 92.97% 90.42% 88.29%
Number of salaries quoted 738 856 992
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.35% +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 18 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 +18 105 £47,500 -5.00% 38
Doncaster - 9 £38,750 - 2
Barnsley - 5 - -
Rotherham - 1 £45,000 -
DevOps
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 62 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (40.16%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (34.43%) Software Engineering
4 36 (29.51%) Java
5 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
5 34 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (27.05%) Greenfield Project
7 32 (26.23%) Linux
8 28 (22.95%) Test Automation
8 28 (22.95%) Microservices
9 25 (20.49%) Ansible
10 24 (19.67%) Unix
11 22 (18.03%) Google
12 21 (17.21%) PHP
13 19 (15.57%) TDD
13 19 (15.57%) Banking
13 19 (15.57%) Docker
13 19 (15.57%) Jenkins
13 19 (15.57%) Data Centre
14 18 (14.75%) Puppet
14 18 (14.75%) Middleware
14 18 (14.75%) Python
15 17 (13.93%) Project Management
15 17 (13.93%) QA
15 17 (13.93%) Performance Testing
15 17 (13.93%) Load Testing
16 16 (13.11%) Kubernetes
16 16 (13.11%) IT Strategy
16 16 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (13.11%) Open Source

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 10 (8.20%) Apache
1 10 (8.20%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 8 (6.56%) JBoss
2 8 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.74%) Confluence
3 7 (5.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (4.92%) Apache Spark
4 6 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.10%) WebLogic
6 4 (3.28%) nginx
6 4 (3.28%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (1.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.64%) Mule
7 2 (1.64%) Mule ESB
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (40.16%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (27.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (12.30%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (9.02%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (7.38%) SaaS
6 6 (4.92%) IaaS
6 6 (4.92%) PaaS
7 2 (1.64%) Cloudflare
7 2 (1.64%) Google App Engine
7 2 (1.64%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.82%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.82%) Apple Pay
8 1 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.82%) GitHub
8 1 (0.82%) Google Pay
8 1 (0.82%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.20%) Internet
2 4 (3.28%) Network Security
3 3 (2.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.82%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.11%) MySQL
2 14 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.74%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.92%) Hadoop
5 5 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (4.10%) Big Data
5 5 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.64%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.64%) SQL Server
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.82%) Redis
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (15.57%) Jenkins
2 15 (12.30%) JIRA
3 4 (3.28%) CF BOSH
3 4 (3.28%) CircleCI
3 4 (3.28%) Codeship
3 4 (3.28%) Gradle
3 4 (3.28%) Maven
3 4 (3.28%) TeamCity
4 2 (1.64%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.82%) AppScan
5 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 19 (15.57%) Banking
2 15 (12.30%) Finance
3 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (15.57%) Developer
2 17 (13.93%) IT Engineer
3 16 (13.11%) Java Engineer
3 16 (13.11%) Java Software Engineer
3 16 (13.11%) Software Engineer
4 14 (11.48%) Performance Tester
4 14 (11.48%) Tester
5 11 (9.02%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (8.20%) Architect
6 10 (8.20%) Cybersecurity Specialist
7 9 (7.38%) Senior Developer
8 8 (6.56%) Administrator
8 8 (6.56%) Cloud Specialist
9 7 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
10 6 (4.92%) Linux Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 6 (4.92%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 5 (4.10%) Applications Architect
11 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (4.10%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.75%) Middleware
2 14 (11.48%) AngularJS
3 13 (10.66%) CSS
3 13 (10.66%) HTML
4 11 (9.02%) Spring
4 11 (9.02%) Spring Boot
5 10 (8.20%) jQuery
6 9 (7.38%) React
6 9 (7.38%) Spring Security
7 8 (6.56%) Sass
8 6 (4.92%) Node.js
9 5 (4.10%) Kafka
9 5 (4.10%) TensorFlow
9 5 (4.10%) Web Services
9 5 (4.10%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (3.28%) .NET
10 4 (3.28%) Java EE
10 4 (3.28%) Symfony
11 3 (2.46%) JSON
11 3 (2.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (27.05%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (15.57%) Data Centre
3 13 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (9.02%) Public Cloud
5 10 (8.20%) Mobile App
5 10 (8.20%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (5.74%) Cloud Native
7 5 (4.10%) iSeries
7 5 (4.10%) Mainframe
8 4 (3.28%) Clustering
8 4 (3.28%) DataPower
8 4 (3.28%) User Experience
9 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.64%) Blog
10 2 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
10 2 (1.64%) Social Media
11 1 (0.82%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.82%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.23%) Linux
2 24 (19.67%) Unix
3 16 (13.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (6.56%) Windows
5 3 (2.46%) SUSE
6 1 (0.82%) Android
6 1 (0.82%) CentOS
6 1 (0.82%) Debian
6 1 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.43%) Software Engineering
3 34 (27.87%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (22.95%) Microservices
4 28 (22.95%) Test Automation
5 19 (15.57%) TDD
6 17 (13.93%) Load Testing
6 17 (13.93%) Performance Testing
6 17 (13.93%) Project Management
7 16 (13.11%) Analytics
7 16 (13.11%) IT Strategy
7 16 (13.11%) Open Source
8 15 (12.30%) Cybersecurity
9 14 (11.48%) Information Security
10 13 (10.66%) Configuration Management
10 13 (10.66%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (9.02%) Coaching
11 11 (9.02%) Mentoring
11 11 (9.02%) Service Management
12 10 (8.20%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 36 (29.51%) Java
2 21 (17.21%) PHP
3 18 (14.75%) Python
4 16 (13.11%) Perl
5 14 (11.48%) Java 8
5 14 (11.48%) Java 9
5 14 (11.48%) JavaScript
5 14 (11.48%) Shell Script
6 12 (9.84%) Bash Shell
6 12 (9.84%) SQL
7 4 (3.28%) Ruby
8 3 (2.46%) C#
9 2 (1.64%) Go
10 1 (0.82%) F#
10 1 (0.82%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (6.56%) CISSP
2 7 (5.74%) Degree
3 4 (3.28%) CISM
3 4 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.28%) CRISC
4 3 (2.46%) RHCE
4 3 (2.46%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.93%) QA
2 9 (7.38%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (15.57%) Docker
2 3 (2.46%) Gluster
2 3 (2.46%) GlusterFS
2 3 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 25 (20.49%) Ansible
2 18 (14.75%) Puppet
3 16 (13.11%) Kubernetes
4 6 (4.92%) Nagios
5 5 (4.10%) Hadoop YARN
5 5 (4.10%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (3.28%) CFEngine
7 3 (2.46%) vRealize
8 2 (1.64%) Terraform
9 1 (0.82%) Control-M
9 1 (0.82%) logstash
Vendors
1 22 (18.03%) Google
2 11 (9.02%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.38%) EMC
4 8 (6.56%) Atlassian
5 6 (4.92%) AppDynamics
5 6 (4.92%) MuleSoft
5 6 (4.92%) NetApp
5 6 (4.92%) Oracle
5 6 (4.92%) Splunk
5 6 (4.92%) VMware
6 5 (4.10%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.28%) Zend
8 2 (1.64%) Adobe
8 2 (1.64%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.82%) Apple
9 1 (0.82%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.82%) IBM
9 1 (0.82%) New Relic
9 1 (0.82%) PagerDuty