Period
to 20 February 2019

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

DevOps
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 16 48 69
Rank change year-on-year +32 +21 -9
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 43 25 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 12.50% 4.50% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.10% 4.89% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 12
Suffolk median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £39,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £61,250
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.17% +9.09% +22.22%

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 305 511 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 88.66% 92.07% 90.23%
Number of salaries quoted 227 421 600
Suffolk median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £28,000 £22,725
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £60,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.06% +8.89% -

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 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
Ipswich +21 19 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Haverhill - 7 £50,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds +2 4 £57,500 +24.32%
Woodbridge - 1 £45,000 -
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (48.84%) C#
4 20 (46.51%) .NET
5 18 (41.86%) PowerShell
6 17 (39.53%) SQL
7 16 (37.21%) .NET Core
8 15 (34.88%) Confluence
8 15 (34.88%) JIRA
9 14 (32.56%) TDD
9 14 (32.56%) User Stories
9 14 (32.56%) Deployment Automation
10 13 (30.23%) Secure Coding
10 13 (30.23%) OWASP
11 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
11 12 (27.91%) JSON
11 12 (27.91%) HTML
11 12 (27.91%) Web Services
12 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
12 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
12 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
12 11 (25.58%) OO
12 11 (25.58%) SAML
12 11 (25.58%) MVC
12 11 (25.58%) Web Design
12 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
12 11 (25.58%) REST
12 11 (25.58%) OpenID
12 11 (25.58%) HTML5

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 15 (34.88%) Confluence
2 9 (20.93%) Traefik
3 5 (11.63%) Apache Spark
4 3 (6.98%) NServiceBus
5 2 (4.65%) CMS
5 2 (4.65%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.63%) Serverless
3 3 (6.98%) SaaS
4 2 (4.65%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) HTTP
2 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.98%) VoIP
2 3 (6.98%) VPN
3 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 1 (2.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.65%) Big Data
3 2 (4.65%) InfluxDB
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (34.88%) JIRA
2 7 (16.28%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (13.95%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (11.63%) Jasmine
4 5 (11.63%) Log4Net
4 5 (11.63%) NUnit
5 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.65%) GitLab
7 1 (2.33%) Appium
7 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.33%) JUnit
7 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.33%) Maven
7 1 (2.33%) Selenium
7 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (11.63%) Games
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
1 13 (30.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (16.28%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Azure DevOps
3 6 (13.95%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (13.95%) C# Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Engineer
4 5 (11.63%) .NET Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Leader
5 4 (9.30%) Azure Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.98%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Head of DevOps
6 3 (6.98%) Network Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) .NET
2 16 (37.21%) .NET Core
3 12 (27.91%) HTML
3 12 (27.91%) JSON
3 12 (27.91%) Web Services
4 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (25.58%) HTML5
4 11 (25.58%) OAuth
4 11 (25.58%) OpenID
4 11 (25.58%) REST
4 11 (25.58%) SAML
5 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
6 5 (11.63%) Aurelia
6 5 (11.63%) Kafka
7 4 (9.30%) Apache Flex
8 2 (4.65%) Laravel
8 2 (4.65%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.65%) Cybercrime
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 3 (6.98%) VMS
2 3 (6.98%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) CentOS
3 2 (4.65%) Fedora
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Deployment Automation
2 14 (32.56%) TDD
2 14 (32.56%) User Stories
3 13 (30.23%) OWASP
3 13 (30.23%) Secure Coding
4 11 (25.58%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (25.58%) Microservices
4 11 (25.58%) Mobile Optimisation
4 11 (25.58%) MVC
4 11 (25.58%) OO
4 11 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
4 11 (25.58%) Software Engineering
4 11 (25.58%) SOLID
4 11 (25.58%) Web Design
5 8 (18.60%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) Analytics
6 6 (13.95%) Process Improvement
6 6 (13.95%) Product Management
6 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (48.84%) C#
2 18 (41.86%) PowerShell
3 17 (39.53%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) Python
5 5 (11.63%) TypeScript
6 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
6 4 (9.30%) Java
7 3 (6.98%) PHP
7 3 (6.98%) Ruby
8 1 (2.33%) C
8 1 (2.33%) C++
8 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) CEH
3 2 (4.65%) CISSP
3 2 (4.65%) Degree
3 2 (4.65%) GCIA
3 2 (4.65%) GCIH
3 2 (4.65%) SANS
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) HIPAA
2 2 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) VirtualBox
2 2 (4.65%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) Ansible
2 4 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.65%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (4.65%) Grafana
3 2 (4.65%) Graphite
3 2 (4.65%) Nagios
3 2 (4.65%) OpenNMS
3 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.65%) Prometheus
3 2 (4.65%) Terraform
3 2 (4.65%) vCenter Server
3 2 (4.65%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.33%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) New Relic
3 2 (4.65%) Cloudera
3 2 (4.65%) Hortonworks
3 2 (4.65%) Qualys
3 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
3 2 (4.65%) Splunk
3 2 (4.65%) TOWER Software
3 2 (4.65%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.33%) HP