Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 75 68
Rank change year-on-year +63 -7 +21
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 82 7 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 13.95% 1.05% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.30% 1.17% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 61 7 25
Suffolk median annual salary £55,000 £41,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +34.15% -6.82% -12.00%
10th Percentile £41,750 £38,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £44,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 536 599 938
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 91.16% 89.94% 89.08%
Number of salaries quoted 404 561 855
Suffolk median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +9.59% -8.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%

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 September 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 20 September 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 - 42 £55,000 - 2
Haverhill - 12 £45,000 - 2
Bury St Edmunds +8 3 £65,000 +58.54%
DevOps
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (60.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (54.88%) .NET
4 43 (52.44%) C#
5 39 (47.56%) TDD
6 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
7 35 (42.68%) JIRA
7 35 (42.68%) Confluence
8 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
8 33 (40.24%) SQL
9 31 (37.80%) Web Services
9 31 (37.80%) NoSQL
10 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
10 28 (34.15%) HTML
11 27 (32.93%) AngularJS
12 26 (31.71%) REST
13 25 (30.49%) User Stories
13 25 (30.49%) JSON
13 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 25 (30.49%) OO
14 24 (29.27%) T-SQL
14 24 (29.27%) MVC
15 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
15 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (26.83%) .NET Framework
16 22 (26.83%) Deployment Automation
17 21 (25.61%) SAML
17 21 (25.61%) HTML5
17 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (25.61%) OAuth

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 35 (42.68%) Confluence
2 16 (19.51%) Apache Spark
3 10 (12.20%) Traefik
4 9 (10.98%) CMS
4 9 (10.98%) WordPress
5 7 (8.54%) NServiceBus
6 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
7 4 (4.88%) JBoss
7 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (3.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.22%) Apache
9 1 (1.22%) IIS
9 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 50 (60.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (25.61%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (23.17%) Serverless
4 12 (14.63%) SaaS
5 5 (6.10%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.22%) Datadog
7 1 (1.22%) Google Play
7 1 (1.22%) IaaS
7 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.73%) HTTP
2 5 (6.10%) Broadband
3 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.22%) VoIP
3 1 (1.22%) VPN
3 1 (1.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) NoSQL
2 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.98%) MySQL
4 8 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.88%) SQLPlus
6 3 (3.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.66%) Neo4j
6 3 (3.66%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (42.68%) JIRA
2 18 (21.95%) Jasmine
3 17 (20.73%) Log4Net
3 17 (20.73%) NUnit
4 14 (17.07%) Jenkins
4 14 (17.07%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (12.20%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (9.76%) SoapUI
7 7 (8.54%) Git (software)
7 7 (8.54%) Maven
7 7 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (8.54%) Visual Studio
8 6 (7.32%) Selenium
9 5 (6.10%) Appium
9 5 (6.10%) Eclipse
9 5 (6.10%) JUnit
9 5 (6.10%) LoadRunner
10 3 (3.66%) Gradle
10 3 (3.66%) Subversion
11 1 (1.22%) Fiddler
General
1 18 (21.95%) Games
2 2 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (1.22%) Retail
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Developer
2 19 (23.17%) Software Developer
3 16 (19.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (19.51%) Senior Developer
4 15 (18.29%) Senior Software Developer
5 13 (15.85%) .NET Developer
5 13 (15.85%) .NET Software Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior .NET Developer
6 11 (13.41%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 9 (10.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Lead Software Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Azure DevOps
9 6 (7.32%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) C# Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Java Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (54.88%) .NET
2 31 (37.80%) Web Services
3 28 (34.15%) HTML
4 27 (32.93%) AngularJS
5 26 (31.71%) REST
6 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (30.49%) JSON
7 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET
7 23 (28.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (26.83%) .NET Framework
9 21 (25.61%) HTML5
9 21 (25.61%) OAuth
9 21 (25.61%) SAML
10 20 (24.39%) .NET Core
10 20 (24.39%) OpenID
11 17 (20.73%) Aurelia
12 16 (19.51%) Kafka
13 10 (12.20%) XML
14 9 (10.98%) Laravel
14 9 (10.98%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.61%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Cloud Native
3 3 (3.66%) DataPower
3 3 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (3.66%) User Experience
4 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) Fintech
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Linux
2 9 (10.98%) Windows
3 6 (7.32%) VMS
4 4 (4.88%) Unix
5 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (67.07%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (47.56%) TDD
3 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
4 25 (30.49%) OO
4 25 (30.49%) User Stories
5 24 (29.27%) MVC
6 22 (26.83%) Deployment Automation
7 20 (24.39%) Continuous Delivery
7 20 (24.39%) SOLID
8 19 (23.17%) Microservices
8 19 (23.17%) Mobile Optimisation
8 19 (23.17%) OWASP
8 19 (23.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 19 (23.17%) Secure Coding
8 19 (23.17%) Web Design
9 18 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (18.29%) Mentoring
11 13 (15.85%) Continuous Deployment
12 10 (12.20%) Test Automation
13 9 (10.98%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 43 (52.44%) C#
2 33 (40.24%) SQL
3 28 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 24 (29.27%) T-SQL
5 19 (23.17%) PowerShell
6 17 (20.73%) TypeScript
7 14 (17.07%) PHP
8 13 (15.85%) Python
9 11 (13.41%) Bash Shell
9 11 (13.41%) Java
10 5 (6.10%) C
10 5 (6.10%) C++
10 5 (6.10%) Ruby
10 5 (6.10%) VB
11 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) DV Cleared
1 5 (6.10%) ISTQB
1 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
2 3 (3.66%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Docker
2 2 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.22%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (7.32%) Puppet
2 5 (6.10%) HP ALM
3 4 (4.88%) Ansible
4 3 (3.66%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.22%) Nagios
5 1 (1.22%) Terraform
Vendors
1 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.73%) New Relic
3 5 (6.10%) Atlassian
3 5 (6.10%) BT
3 5 (6.10%) HP
4 4 (4.88%) Capita
4 4 (4.88%) IBM
4 4 (4.88%) Oracle
5 2 (2.44%) Google
6 1 (1.22%) Casewise
6 1 (1.22%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.22%) VMware