Period
to 16 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 27 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +33 +28
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 64 38 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.73% 5.86% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 6.64% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 60 44 25
Swindon median annual salary £51,250 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.38% +16.67% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £45,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £69,625 £77,500 £55,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.53% +9.41% -10.53%

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 768 572 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 92.75% 88.14% 86.29%
Number of salaries quoted 685 479 559
Swindon median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £62,500
Wiltshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Swindon

DevOps
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Swindon

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Swindon over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Swindon

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Swindon region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 52 (81.25%) Linux
2 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (43.75%) Windows
3 28 (43.75%) Python
3 28 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
4 25 (39.06%) Ansible
4 25 (39.06%) Terraform
5 22 (34.38%) Docker
6 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
7 20 (31.25%) Kubernetes
8 17 (26.56%) Puppet
8 17 (26.56%) Git (software)
9 14 (21.88%) C#
9 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
10 13 (20.31%) Windows Server
11 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (18.75%) JIRA
12 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
12 11 (17.19%) MySQL
12 11 (17.19%) Microservices
13 10 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
14 9 (14.06%) PowerShell
14 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
14 9 (14.06%) SQL
14 9 (14.06%) Packer
14 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 8 (12.50%) Case Management
15 8 (12.50%) Java
15 8 (12.50%) C
15 8 (12.50%) Web Services

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (4.69%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 28 (43.75%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (32.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (9.38%) SaaS
4 5 (7.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.69%) Office 365
5 3 (4.69%) PaaS
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
6 2 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (3.13%) IaaS
7 1 (1.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.50%) SSL
2 4 (6.25%) IPv4
2 4 (6.25%) IPv6
3 2 (3.13%) VLAN
4 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.19%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
3 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.13%) Redis
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) Git (software)
2 14 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 12 (18.75%) JIRA
4 6 (9.38%) Bitbucket
4 6 (9.38%) GitLab
5 5 (7.81%) Subversion
5 5 (7.81%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.56%) Maven
7 1 (1.56%) Moq
7 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) AWS DevOps
2 11 (17.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) AWS Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (15.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 6 (9.38%) Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (7.81%) Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Platform Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Research Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Senior Software Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior DevOps
6 4 (6.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.50%) Web Services
2 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 7 (10.94%) .NET Core
3 5 (7.81%) REST
3 5 (7.81%) RESTful
4 4 (6.25%) Middleware
5 3 (4.69%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 2 (3.13%) CSS
6 2 (3.13%) CSS3
6 2 (3.13%) HTML5
6 2 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (3.13%) Laravel
6 2 (3.13%) Material Design
6 2 (3.13%) React
6 2 (3.13%) Symfony
6 2 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Fintech
2 4 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.13%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Wiki
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 52 (81.25%) Linux
2 28 (43.75%) Windows
3 13 (20.31%) Windows Server
4 5 (7.81%) Ubuntu
5 4 (6.25%) CentOS
5 4 (6.25%) Debian
6 1 (1.56%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (54.69%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (17.19%) Microservices
3 11 (17.19%) Test Automation
4 9 (14.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (12.50%) Case Management
6 7 (10.94%) Continuous Deployment
6 7 (10.94%) Open Source
7 5 (7.81%) SDLC
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
8 4 (6.25%) Accounts Receivable
8 4 (6.25%) Change Management
8 4 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (6.25%) Data Privacy
8 4 (6.25%) Order to Cash
8 4 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 4 (6.25%) TDD
9 3 (4.69%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.69%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (4.69%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (43.75%) Python
2 14 (21.88%) C#
3 9 (14.06%) Bash Shell
3 9 (14.06%) PowerShell
3 9 (14.06%) SQL
4 8 (12.50%) C
4 8 (12.50%) Java
5 5 (7.81%) C++
6 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
6 4 (6.25%) Korn
7 3 (4.69%) PHP
8 2 (3.13%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.56%) Go
9 1 (1.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
2 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (34.38%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.56%) vSphere
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
3 1 (1.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (39.06%) Ansible
1 25 (39.06%) Terraform
2 20 (31.25%) Kubernetes
3 17 (26.56%) Puppet
4 10 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (14.06%) Packer
6 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.56%) Salt
7 1 (1.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (7.81%) Google
1 5 (7.81%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
3 2 (3.13%) SaltStack
3 2 (3.13%) Zend
4 1 (1.56%) Citrix
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) Teradata
4 1 (1.56%) Veeam
4 1 (1.56%) VMware