Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 44 37
Rank change year-on-year +37 -7 -
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 59 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 25.21% 4.05% 6.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.43% 4.19% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 57 11 12
Swansea median annual salary £49,039 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% -4.76% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £75,649 £50,000 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £49,039 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -1.92% -4.76% -

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 232 310 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 99.15% 96.57% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 206 295 167
Swansea median annual salary £40,105 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.26% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,700 £22,300
90th Percentile £75,649 £57,946 £53,750
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%

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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) Linux
3 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
4 22 (37.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
5 21 (35.59%) Docker
5 21 (35.59%) Strategic Thinking
5 21 (35.59%) Data Security
6 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
7 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
7 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (27.12%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (27.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 16 (27.12%) Immutable Infrastructure
8 16 (27.12%) Deployment Automation
8 16 (27.12%) Continuous Deployment
9 15 (25.42%) Windows
9 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
10 14 (23.73%) Ruby
10 14 (23.73%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (23.73%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (23.73%) nginx
11 13 (22.03%) TeamCity
12 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
12 12 (20.34%) QA
12 12 (20.34%) e-Learning
12 12 (20.34%) MVC
12 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
12 12 (20.34%) C#

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 14 (23.73%) Elasticsearch
1 14 (23.73%) nginx
2 9 (15.25%) Confluence
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 18 (30.51%) Amazon AWS
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (27.12%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (3.39%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.39%) IaaS
3 2 (3.39%) Serverless
4 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) Extranet
2 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.39%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.39%) Redis
4 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 22 (37.29%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.03%) TeamCity
3 9 (15.25%) Bitbucket
3 9 (15.25%) JIRA
3 9 (15.25%) Spinnaker
4 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.39%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.69%) GitLab
General
1 2 (3.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (35.59%) Architect
1 21 (35.59%) Lead Architect
1 21 (35.59%) Technical Architect
1 21 (35.59%) Technical Leader
2 18 (30.51%) Cloud Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Developer
4 12 (20.34%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (11.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Release Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Senior Applications Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Change Manager
9 1 (1.69%) Principal Software Engineer
9 1 (1.69%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (20.34%) .NET
1 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET
1 12 (20.34%) Node.js
2 9 (15.25%) Elastic Stack
2 9 (15.25%) Web Services
3 2 (3.39%) Middleware
3 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) e-Learning
1 12 (20.34%) Mobile App
1 12 (20.34%) User Experience
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.07%) Linux
2 15 (25.42%) Windows
3 2 (3.39%) CentOS
3 2 (3.39%) Fedora
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Software Engineering
3 22 (37.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (35.59%) Data Security
4 21 (35.59%) Strategic Thinking
5 17 (28.81%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (27.12%) Continuous Deployment
6 16 (27.12%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (27.12%) Deployment Automation
6 16 (27.12%) Immutable Infrastructure
7 12 (20.34%) MVC
7 12 (20.34%) Server Management
7 12 (20.34%) Unit Testing
8 10 (16.95%) Customer Engagement
9 9 (15.25%) Technical Leadership
10 7 (11.86%) Business Transformation
10 7 (11.86%) Customer Requirements
10 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (6.78%) Configuration Management
12 3 (5.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.73%) Ruby
2 12 (20.34%) C#
2 12 (20.34%) CoffeeScript
2 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
3 5 (8.47%) Python
4 4 (6.78%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (3.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
2 7 (11.86%) SLA
3 2 (3.39%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Docker
2 12 (20.34%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (23.73%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (18.64%) Ansible
2 11 (18.64%) Kubernetes
3 9 (15.25%) Packer
3 9 (15.25%) Prometheus
3 9 (15.25%) Terraform
4 2 (3.39%) Puppet
4 2 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (1.69%) Grafana
5 1 (1.69%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.39%) VMware