Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 4 19 23
Rank change year-on-year +15 +4 -
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 16 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 25.81% 7.23% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.77% 7.69% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Torfaen median annual salary £56,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £48,750 £38,500 £38,800
90th Percentile £63,200 £50,500 £46,000
South Wales median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% - -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 Torfaen with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 52 78 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 83.87% 93.98% 86.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32 57 60
Torfaen median annual salary £51,250 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.43% -15.15% +17.86%
10th Percentile £31,025 £22,500 £22,425
90th Percentile £63,675 £52,500 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Torfaen

DevOps
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Torfaen

DevOps
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
Cwmbran +15 16 £56,250 +25.00% 4
DevOps
South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 12 (75.00%) Linux
3 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
5 9 (56.25%) Docker
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (31.25%) webpack
7 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) Build Automation
8 4 (25.00%) Gradle
8 4 (25.00%) Maven
8 4 (25.00%) Line Management
9 3 (18.75%) Ansible
9 3 (18.75%) SaaS
9 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
9 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
9 3 (18.75%) C
9 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
9 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
10 2 (12.50%) Agile Coaching
10 2 (12.50%) TDD
10 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
10 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 2 (12.50%) QA
10 2 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 (18.75%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Jenkins
2 5 (31.25%) webpack
3 4 (25.00%) Gradle
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Coach
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) J2EE
1 1 (6.25%) Node.js
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Digital TV
1 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
1 2 (12.50%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Build Automation
4 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (25.00%) Line Management
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) CMMI
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Six Sigma
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) Python
2 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
2 3 (18.75%) C
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) R
3 2 (12.50%) VBA
4 1 (6.25%) Go
4 1 (6.25%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) ISO 9001
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Ansible
1 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 1 (6.25%) Puppet