Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 47 40
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7 -
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 30 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 12.30% 3.64% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.55% 3.77% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 1
Swansea median annual salary £49,039 £43,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.04% -18.10% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £66,597 £49,575 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £43,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.04% -18.10% -

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 Swansea with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 239 371 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 97.95% 96.36% 92.03%
Number of salaries quoted 227 355 124
Swansea median annual salary £39,301 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.73% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,405 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £46,750
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £40,355 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.07% +7.61% +7.65%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Swansea

DevOps
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Swansea

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Swansea over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 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 Swansea region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Linux
3 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
3 17 (56.67%) Docker
4 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
4 13 (43.33%) Windows
5 12 (40.00%) .NET
5 12 (40.00%) C#
5 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (40.00%) MVC
5 12 (40.00%) TeamCity
5 12 (40.00%) nginx
5 12 (40.00%) QA
5 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (40.00%) Ruby
5 12 (40.00%) e-Learning
5 12 (40.00%) User Experience
5 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
5 12 (40.00%) Node.js
5 12 (40.00%) Varnish
5 12 (40.00%) CoffeeScript
5 12 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 12 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (40.00%) Server Management
6 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (23.33%) Data Security
8 7 (23.33%) Customer Engagement

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 12 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
1 12 (40.00%) nginx
2 5 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Extranet
1 2 (6.67%) Firewall
1 2 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
3 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (16.67%) Spinnaker
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
1 12 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Lead Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Technical Leader
3 5 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Principal Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Principal Software Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Release Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Change and Release Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
1 12 (40.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (40.00%) Node.js
2 5 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) e-Learning
1 12 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 12 (40.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
2 1 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) CentOS
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (40.00%) Server Management
2 12 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (23.33%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (23.33%) Data Security
5 7 (23.33%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
6 5 (16.67%) Immutable Infrastructure
7 4 (13.33%) Release Management
8 3 (10.00%) Scrum
9 2 (6.67%) Coaching
9 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 2 (6.67%) Open Source
9 2 (6.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (40.00%) C#
1 12 (40.00%) CoffeeScript
1 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (40.00%) Ruby
2 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) Docker
2 12 (40.00%) Varnish
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (20.00%) Terraform
3 5 (16.67%) Ansible
3 5 (16.67%) Kubernetes
3 5 (16.67%) Packer
3 5 (16.67%) Prometheus
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Atlassian
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco
3 1 (3.33%) Citrix