Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 66 75
Rank change year-on-year +50 +9 +5
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 70 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 13.36% 0.69% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.64% 0.77% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49 4 15
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £50,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.45% +5.79% -9.52%
10th Percentile £41,750 £36,950 £28,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,625 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +16.67%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 478 521 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 91.22% 89.98% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 340 486 774
Suffolk median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,700 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £68,875 £58,750 £58,750
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Suffolk

DevOps
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Suffolk

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Suffolk over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Suffolk

DevOps
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 15 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
Ipswich +41 27 £55,000 -6.38% 3
Haverhill - 16 £45,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds +5 2 £53,750 +25.00% 1
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 42 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (57.14%) .NET
4 39 (55.71%) C#
5 37 (52.86%) TDD
6 36 (51.43%) JIRA
6 36 (51.43%) Confluence
7 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
8 32 (45.71%) SQL
9 29 (41.43%) User Stories
10 28 (40.00%) HTML
10 28 (40.00%) Web Services
11 27 (38.57%) JSON
11 27 (38.57%) NoSQL
12 26 (37.14%) PowerShell
12 26 (37.14%) Software Engineering
13 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
13 24 (34.29%) Deployment Automation
14 23 (32.86%) AngularJS
14 23 (32.86%) MVC
15 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET
15 22 (31.43%) OO
15 22 (31.43%) OWASP
15 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (31.43%) Secure Coding
15 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (31.43%) Mobile App
15 22 (31.43%) REST
16 21 (30.00%) HTML5
16 21 (30.00%) .NET Core

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 36 (51.43%) Confluence
2 15 (21.43%) Traefik
3 14 (20.00%) Apache Spark
4 9 (12.86%) CMS
4 9 (12.86%) NServiceBus
4 9 (12.86%) WordPress
5 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 42 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (20.00%) Serverless
3 9 (12.86%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (8.57%) SaaS
5 2 (2.86%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.43%) Datadog
6 1 (1.43%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) HTTP
2 6 (8.57%) Broadband
3 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.29%) VoIP
3 3 (4.29%) VPN
4 2 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) NoSQL
2 16 (22.86%) SQL Server
3 7 (10.00%) MySQL
4 6 (8.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) Big Data
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 36 (51.43%) JIRA
2 16 (22.86%) Jasmine
3 15 (21.43%) Log4Net
3 15 (21.43%) NUnit
4 11 (15.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (11.43%) Visual Studio
6 7 (10.00%) Jenkins
6 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (8.57%) Appium
7 6 (8.57%) Eclipse
7 6 (8.57%) JUnit
7 6 (8.57%) LoadRunner
7 6 (8.57%) Maven
7 6 (8.57%) Selenium
7 6 (8.57%) SoapUI
8 1 (1.43%) Protractor
8 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (22.86%) Games
2 2 (2.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (44.29%) Developer
2 17 (24.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 14 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
5 11 (15.71%) Senior Software Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Azure DevOps
6 10 (14.29%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
6 10 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 9 (12.86%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Engineer
9 6 (8.57%) Test Engineer
10 5 (7.14%) Technical Leader
11 4 (5.71%) Azure Developer
11 4 (5.71%) C# Developer
11 4 (5.71%) Lead Developer
12 3 (4.29%) Network Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.14%) .NET
2 28 (40.00%) HTML
2 28 (40.00%) Web Services
3 27 (38.57%) JSON
4 23 (32.86%) AngularJS
5 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET
5 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (31.43%) ASP.NET Web API
5 22 (31.43%) REST
6 21 (30.00%) .NET Core
6 21 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 21 (30.00%) HTML5
6 21 (30.00%) OAuth
6 21 (30.00%) SAML
7 20 (28.57%) OpenID
8 15 (21.43%) Aurelia
9 14 (20.00%) Kafka
10 9 (12.86%) Laravel
10 9 (12.86%) React Native
10 9 (12.86%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.43%) Cybercrime
2 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.43%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) VMS
2 7 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Android
3 1 (1.43%) CentOS
3 1 (1.43%) Fedora
3 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (52.86%) TDD
3 29 (41.43%) User Stories
4 26 (37.14%) Software Engineering
5 24 (34.29%) Deployment Automation
6 23 (32.86%) MVC
7 22 (31.43%) OO
7 22 (31.43%) OWASP
7 22 (31.43%) Secure Coding
8 21 (30.00%) SOLID
9 20 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (28.57%) Microservices
9 20 (28.57%) Mobile Optimisation
9 20 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
9 20 (28.57%) Web Design
10 12 (17.14%) Analytics
10 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
11 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 9 (12.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (55.71%) C#
2 32 (45.71%) SQL
3 26 (37.14%) PowerShell
4 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
5 21 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 15 (21.43%) PHP
6 15 (21.43%) TypeScript
7 9 (12.86%) Bash Shell
7 9 (12.86%) Java
7 9 (12.86%) Python
8 6 (8.57%) C
8 6 (8.57%) C++
8 6 (8.57%) VB
9 1 (1.43%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 7 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.86%) CEH
3 2 (2.86%) CISSP
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 2 (2.86%) GCIA
3 2 (2.86%) GCIH
3 2 (2.86%) SANS
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
2 2 (2.86%) HIPAA
2 2 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.43%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (8.57%) HP ALM
2 3 (4.29%) Puppet
3 2 (2.86%) Ansible
3 2 (2.86%) Nagios
3 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.43%) OpenNMS
4 1 (1.43%) Terraform
4 1 (1.43%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.43%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
2 15 (21.43%) New Relic
3 6 (8.57%) Atlassian
3 6 (8.57%) HP
4 5 (7.14%) BT
5 2 (2.86%) Qualys
5 2 (2.86%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.43%) Google
6 1 (1.43%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.43%) VMware