Period
to 15 July 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 73 66
Rank change year-on-year +58 -7 +24
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 78 7 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 11.84% 1.00% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.91% 1.12% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 63 7 34
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £41,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.15% -17.17% +10.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,500 £33,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £44,500 £63,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £51,175
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.47% +13.09%

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 604 627 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 91.65% 89.57% 87.83%
Number of salaries quoted 453 572 915
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +12.68% -8.97%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,275 £23,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,725 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 July 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 July 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 - 48 £58,750 - 8
Bury St Edmunds +9 6 £60,000 +46.34% 1
Haverhill - 4 £50,000 - 2
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 54 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (53.85%) .NET
4 38 (48.72%) C#
5 36 (46.15%) Software Engineering
6 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
6 31 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
7 28 (35.90%) Web Services
8 27 (34.62%) Linux
8 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 25 (32.05%) Python
9 25 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (30.77%) SQL
11 23 (29.49%) NoSQL
11 23 (29.49%) REST
12 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
12 21 (26.92%) Bash Shell
12 21 (26.92%) JIRA
13 19 (24.36%) Confluence
13 19 (24.36%) HTML
13 19 (24.36%) OO
13 19 (24.36%) TDD
14 18 (23.08%) T-SQL
14 18 (23.08%) Jenkins
14 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (21.79%) OAuth
15 17 (21.79%) SAML
16 16 (20.51%) HTTP
16 16 (20.51%) Java
16 16 (20.51%) Windows

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 19 (24.36%) Confluence
2 10 (12.82%) Apache Spark
2 10 (12.82%) Tomcat
3 9 (11.54%) JBoss
4 8 (10.26%) WebLogic
5 4 (5.13%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (2.56%) NServiceBus
7 2 (2.56%) Traefik
8 1 (1.28%) Apache
8 1 (1.28%) IIS
8 1 (1.28%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 48 (61.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (19.23%) Serverless
4 14 (17.95%) SaaS
5 10 (12.82%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.28%) Datadog
8 1 (1.28%) IaaS
8 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.51%) HTTP
2 5 (6.41%) SSL
3 3 (3.85%) Broadband
3 3 (3.85%) Internet
3 3 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.28%) DNS
4 1 (1.28%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.28%) Firewall
4 1 (1.28%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.28%) LAN
4 1 (1.28%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.28%) SAN
4 1 (1.28%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
4 1 (1.28%) WAN
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
4 1 (1.28%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) NoSQL
2 13 (16.67%) MySQL
3 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.97%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (5.13%) Neo4j
6 4 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 4 (5.13%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.13%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) JIRA
2 18 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 16 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (20.51%) Visual Studio Team System
4 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
5 12 (15.38%) Jasmine
5 12 (15.38%) NUnit
6 11 (14.10%) Log4Net
7 7 (8.97%) Selenium
8 6 (7.69%) SoapUI
9 5 (6.41%) Maven
10 4 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (5.13%) SpecFlow
10 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
11 3 (3.85%) Appium
11 3 (3.85%) Eclipse
11 3 (3.85%) Gradle
11 3 (3.85%) JUnit
11 3 (3.85%) LoadRunner
11 3 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 11 (14.10%) Games
2 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 15 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 13 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Senior Software Developer
7 8 (10.26%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (8.97%) C# Developer
8 7 (8.97%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Lead Software Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Backend Developer
9 5 (6.41%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Administrator
10 4 (5.13%) Lead Developer
10 4 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (3.85%) Operations Manager
11 3 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.85%) .NET
2 28 (35.90%) Web Services
3 23 (29.49%) REST
4 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
5 19 (24.36%) HTML
6 18 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (21.79%) OAuth
7 17 (21.79%) SAML
8 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
8 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (19.23%) JSON
10 14 (17.95%) .NET Framework
10 14 (17.95%) HTML5
11 11 (14.10%) .NET Core
11 11 (14.10%) Aurelia
11 11 (14.10%) OpenID
12 10 (12.82%) Kafka
13 9 (11.54%) SOAP
14 8 (10.26%) WCF
14 8 (10.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.97%) Linux Command Line
3 7 (8.97%) User Experience
4 6 (7.69%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.85%) DataPower
5 3 (3.85%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.28%) e-Learning
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.28%) Fintech
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
7 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (34.62%) Linux
2 16 (20.51%) Windows
3 11 (14.10%) Unix
4 2 (2.56%) VMS
5 1 (1.28%) CentOS
5 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (46.15%) Software Engineering
3 25 (32.05%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (24.36%) OO
4 19 (24.36%) TDD
5 16 (20.51%) MVC
6 14 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (17.95%) User Stories
7 13 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 12 (15.38%) Change Control
8 12 (15.38%) Deployment Automation
8 12 (15.38%) Mentoring
9 11 (14.10%) Microservices
9 11 (14.10%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (14.10%) Scrum
9 11 (14.10%) SOLID
10 10 (12.82%) Open Source
10 10 (12.82%) OWASP
10 10 (12.82%) SDLC
10 10 (12.82%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 38 (48.72%) C#
2 27 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.05%) Python
4 24 (30.77%) SQL
5 21 (26.92%) Bash Shell
6 18 (23.08%) T-SQL
7 16 (20.51%) Java
8 13 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 11 (14.10%) TypeScript
10 8 (10.26%) Ruby
11 3 (3.85%) C
11 3 (3.85%) C++
11 3 (3.85%) PHP
11 3 (3.85%) Shell Script
11 3 (3.85%) VB
12 2 (2.56%) Perl
13 1 (1.28%) ES6
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 5 (6.41%) GCP
3 3 (3.85%) GDPR
3 3 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (14.10%) Docker
2 2 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (16.67%) Puppet
2 11 (14.10%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (10.26%) Ansible
4 6 (7.69%) Kubernetes
5 5 (6.41%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (3.85%) HP ALM
7 2 (2.56%) Nagios
8 1 (1.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.10%) New Relic
3 9 (11.54%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) CA
4 5 (6.41%) IBM
5 4 (5.13%) BT
5 4 (5.13%) Capita
6 3 (3.85%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.85%) HP
7 2 (2.56%) VMware
8 1 (1.28%) AlienVault
8 1 (1.28%) Casewise
8 1 (1.28%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.28%) Google
8 1 (1.28%) Juniper
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat