DevOps Jobs in the UK excluding London

DevOps
UK > UK excluding London

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London requiring DevOps skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited DevOps over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 28 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 -2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 5,407 6,437 10,198
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 6.75% 11.65% 13.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.36% 12.20% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,388 3,876 5,962
10th Percentile £39,061 £41,250 £38,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £50,213 £46,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £77,585 £76,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £90,000 £87,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London

DevOps falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in the UK excluding London.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 64,702 52,760 72,012
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 80.77% 95.48% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 43,767 28,367 41,386
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +8.81%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in the UK excluding London

DevOps
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for DevOps in the UK excluding London

DevOps
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

Salary histogram for DevOps in the UK excluding London

DevOps
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England -8 1,495 £60,000 -6.29% 144
South East -5 1,363 £61,500 -5.38% 116
North West -7 957 £62,500 -3.85% 81
South West -5 863 £60,000 -4.00% 100
Midlands -13 752 £60,000 - 104
West Midlands -9 492 £60,000 +4.35% 75
Scotland -34 466 £66,500 +2.31% 44
Yorkshire -7 440 £57,500 -5.74% 48
East Midlands -14 260 £57,500 -8.00% 29
East of England -25 232 £57,500 -11.54% 26
Wales -7 168 £52,500 +10.53% 18
North East -9 100 £60,000 +4.35% 15
Northern Ireland +6 70 £70,000 +3.70% 5
Isle of Man - 3 - -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 264 (4.88%) ArcGIS
1 264 (4.88%) GeoServer
2 172 (3.18%) Confluence
3 115 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 114 (2.11%) IIS
5 82 (1.52%) CMS
6 72 (1.33%) Umbraco
7 56 (1.04%) Apache
8 54 (1.00%) nginx
9 45 (0.83%) Microsoft Exchange
9 45 (0.83%) OpenStack
10 44 (0.81%) Apache Spark
11 42 (0.78%) Headless CMS
11 42 (0.78%) Kentico
12 39 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
13 17 (0.31%) WordPress
14 16 (0.30%) Jupyter
15 15 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
16 14 (0.26%) JBoss
17 10 (0.18%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 54 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
2 40 (0.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 35 (0.65%) MS Visio
4 26 (0.48%) Microsoft Project
5 24 (0.44%) UserZoom
6 23 (0.43%) Simulink
7 22 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 15 (0.28%) Sketch
9 13 (0.24%) Trello
10 10 (0.18%) Photoshop
11 8 (0.15%) Adobe XD
12 7 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.055%) Adobe Illustrator
13 3 (0.055%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.018%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.018%) GNU Octave
14 1 (0.018%) InVision
14 1 (0.018%) MicroStation
Business Applications
1 102 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 36 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 21 (0.39%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 12 (0.22%) Magento
5 11 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 8 (0.15%) Shopify
7 7 (0.13%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.074%) Elite 3E
8 4 (0.074%) SAP S/4HANA
8 4 (0.074%) Visualfiles
9 3 (0.055%) Oracle Applications
9 3 (0.055%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.037%) BambooHR
10 2 (0.037%) iTrent
10 2 (0.037%) Oracle EBS
10 2 (0.037%) SAP Business One
10 2 (0.037%) Temenos T24
11 1 (0.018%) NEC Housing
11 1 (0.018%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.018%) Salesforce CRM
Cloud Services
1 3,184 (58.89%) Azure
2 1,979 (36.60%) AWS
3 1,573 (29.09%) Azure DevOps
4 511 (9.45%) GCP
5 391 (7.23%) SaaS
6 371 (6.86%) Power Platform
7 341 (6.31%) Serverless
8 238 (4.40%) Dynamics 365
9 237 (4.38%) GitHub
10 230 (4.25%) IBM Cloud
11 224 (4.14%) Microsoft 365
12 184 (3.40%) PaaS
13 182 (3.37%) Amazon S3
14 177 (3.27%) Azure Service Bus
15 171 (3.16%) Azure Functions
16 168 (3.11%) Azure Logic Apps
17 153 (2.83%) IaaS
18 132 (2.44%) Azure API Management
18 132 (2.44%) Power Automate
19 131 (2.42%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 184 (3.40%) Firewall
2 165 (3.05%) DNS
3 78 (1.44%) DHCP
4 75 (1.39%) HTTP
5 73 (1.35%) VPN
6 70 (1.29%) TCP/IP
7 64 (1.18%) Network Security
8 51 (0.94%) WAN
9 31 (0.57%) LAN
10 19 (0.35%) SD-WAN
11 17 (0.31%) Internet
11 17 (0.31%) Unified Communications
12 16 (0.30%) MQTT
12 16 (0.30%) SSL
13 12 (0.22%) VLAN
14 11 (0.20%) 5G
14 11 (0.20%) Intranet
15 9 (0.17%) BGP
16 8 (0.15%) RS-232
16 8 (0.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 608 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 593 (10.97%) PostgreSQL
3 328 (6.07%) NoSQL
4 307 (5.68%) Relational Database
5 268 (4.96%) GIS
6 264 (4.88%) QGIS
7 258 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
7 258 (4.77%) MongoDB
8 235 (4.35%) Looker
9 232 (4.29%) BigQuery
10 218 (4.03%) Power BI
11 168 (3.11%) MySQL
12 140 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
13 125 (2.31%) DB2
14 104 (1.92%) Big Data
15 95 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
16 91 (1.68%) DynamoDB
17 81 (1.50%) Elasticsearch
18 77 (1.42%) Geospatial Data
19 75 (1.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 747 (13.82%) Git
2 449 (8.30%) JIRA
3 419 (7.75%) Jenkins
4 234 (4.33%) Visual Studio
5 205 (3.79%) GitLab
6 109 (2.02%) Bitbucket
7 100 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 88 (1.63%) Selenium
9 78 (1.44%) Postman
10 61 (1.13%) Cypress.io
10 61 (1.13%) Sourcetree
11 57 (1.05%) JUnit
12 56 (1.04%) NUnit
13 54 (1.00%) Jasmine
14 52 (0.96%) TeamCity
15 47 (0.87%) Subversion
16 45 (0.83%) Cucumber
16 45 (0.83%) SonarQube
17 37 (0.68%) CircleCI
18 34 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1,223 (22.62%) Social Skills
2 656 (12.13%) Finance
3 480 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
4 401 (7.42%) Public Sector
5 314 (5.81%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 267 (4.94%) Law
7 178 (3.29%) Retail
8 168 (3.11%) Presentation Skills
9 156 (2.89%) Aerospace
10 142 (2.63%) Marketing
11 131 (2.42%) Banking
12 122 (2.26%) Games
13 113 (2.09%) Legal
14 100 (1.85%) Billing
15 79 (1.46%) Manufacturing
16 68 (1.26%) Electronics
17 54 (1.00%) Influencing Skills
18 52 (0.96%) Automotive
19 51 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
20 46 (0.85%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 1,440 (26.63%) Developer
2 1,117 (20.66%) Senior
3 704 (13.02%) DevOps Engineer
4 693 (12.82%) Software Engineer
5 570 (10.54%) Lead
6 438 (8.10%) Architect
7 381 (7.05%) Senior Developer
8 293 (5.42%) .NET Developer
9 289 (5.34%) Full Stack Developer
10 288 (5.33%) Data Engineer
11 286 (5.29%) Senior Software Engineer
12 273 (5.05%) Software Developer
13 220 (4.07%) Platform Engineer
14 190 (3.51%) Cloud Engineer
15 189 (3.50%) Azure Developer
16 182 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 175 (3.24%) Azure Engineer
18 170 (3.14%) C# Developer
19 166 (3.07%) Principal Engineer
20 149 (2.76%) Principal Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,423 (26.32%) .NET
2 931 (17.22%) React
3 790 (14.61%) CSS
4 628 (11.61%) .NET Core
5 579 (10.71%) HTML
6 515 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 469 (8.67%) ASP.NET
8 460 (8.51%) Node.js
9 382 (7.06%) .NET Framework
10 349 (6.45%) REST
11 312 (5.77%) Web Services
12 282 (5.22%) Vue
13 265 (4.90%) PostGIS
14 264 (4.88%) Leaflet
14 264 (4.88%) OpenLayers
15 258 (4.77%) RESTful
16 226 (4.18%) jQuery
17 214 (3.96%) Entity Framework
18 206 (3.81%) JSON
19 191 (3.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 318 (5.88%) Product Ownership
2 298 (5.51%) Hybrid Cloud
3 281 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
4 232 (4.29%) Blockchain
5 211 (3.90%) Cloud Native
6 206 (3.81%) Public Cloud
7 189 (3.50%) Data Structures
8 172 (3.18%) Algorithms
9 166 (3.07%) Management Information System
10 155 (2.87%) Distributed Systems
11 142 (2.63%) Data Centre
12 107 (1.98%) Mobile App
12 107 (1.98%) Private Cloud
13 103 (1.90%) IoT
14 101 (1.87%) Legacy Systems
15 99 (1.83%) Greenfield Project
16 88 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
17 75 (1.39%) e-Learning
18 68 (1.26%) Onboarding
19 62 (1.15%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 860 (15.91%) Linux
2 568 (10.50%) Windows
3 172 (3.18%) Android
4 165 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 147 (2.72%) Windows Server
6 71 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 66 (1.22%) Debian
8 65 (1.20%) CentOS
9 61 (1.13%) Ubuntu
10 52 (0.96%) Unix
11 48 (0.89%) Alpine Linux
11 48 (0.89%) VMS
12 33 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
13 32 (0.59%) Windows Server 2016
14 28 (0.52%) Windows Server 2019
15 27 (0.50%) Windows 10
16 13 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
18 9 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
19 7 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,823 (52.21%) Agile
2 1,615 (29.87%) CI/CD
3 1,270 (23.49%) Software Engineering
4 1,108 (20.49%) Problem-Solving
5 841 (15.55%) Mentoring
6 754 (13.94%) Scrum
7 647 (11.97%) Infrastructure as Code
8 587 (10.86%) Web Development
9 574 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
9 574 (10.62%) Full Stack Development
10 570 (10.54%) Actionable Insight
11 554 (10.25%) Test Automation
12 519 (9.60%) Containerisation
13 498 (9.21%) Microservices
14 486 (8.99%) Artificial Intelligence
15 460 (8.51%) SDLC
16 454 (8.40%) Roadmaps
17 416 (7.69%) Design Patterns
18 413 (7.64%) MVC
19 406 (7.51%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 1,449 (26.80%) C#
2 1,304 (24.12%) JavaScript
3 1,263 (23.36%) Python
4 1,048 (19.38%) SQL
5 742 (13.72%) Java
6 392 (7.25%) PowerShell
7 366 (6.77%) TypeScript
8 293 (5.42%) Bash
9 168 (3.11%) PHP
10 140 (2.59%) T-SQL
11 139 (2.57%) C
12 117 (2.16%) C++
13 105 (1.94%) Bicep
14 98 (1.81%) Go
15 72 (1.33%) VB.NET
16 66 (1.22%) Shell Script
17 61 (1.13%) VB
18 52 (0.96%) Ruby
19 49 (0.91%) Scala
20 39 (0.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1,111 (20.55%) Security Cleared
2 845 (15.63%) SC Cleared
3 842 (15.57%) Degree
4 305 (5.64%) Computer Science Degree
5 233 (4.31%) DV Cleared
6 161 (2.98%) Azure Certification
7 118 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 116 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
9 112 (2.07%) AWS Certification
10 99 (1.83%) Master's Degree
11 44 (0.81%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 44 (0.81%) TOGAF Certification
12 42 (0.78%) MCSE
13 40 (0.74%) MCSA
14 38 (0.70%) DBS Check
15 37 (0.68%) PMI Certification
16 33 (0.61%) ISTQB
17 30 (0.55%) CISSP
18 29 (0.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
19 27 (0.50%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 435 (8.05%) QA
2 209 (3.87%) GDPR
3 118 (2.18%) Data Quality
4 65 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 48 (0.89%) PMO
6 41 (0.76%) Accessibility
7 27 (0.50%) NIST
8 24 (0.44%) Actionable Recommendations
9 23 (0.43%) PCI DSS
10 18 (0.33%) Cyber Essentials
10 18 (0.33%) SLA
11 15 (0.28%) NCSC
12 14 (0.26%) HIPAA
13 7 (0.13%) ISO 13485
13 7 (0.13%) PSD2
14 5 (0.092%) GRC
15 4 (0.074%) MISRA
16 3 (0.055%) ISO 22301
16 3 (0.055%) ISO 31000
17 2 (0.037%) SOC 2
System Software
1 868 (16.05%) Docker
2 184 (3.40%) Active Directory
3 132 (2.44%) Virtual Machines
4 131 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 99 (1.83%) Hyper-V
6 48 (0.89%) Virtual Desktop
7 26 (0.48%) Firmware
8 17 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (0.24%) VMware NSX
9 13 (0.24%) vSphere
10 10 (0.18%) NFS
10 10 (0.18%) pfSense
11 7 (0.13%) IAG
11 7 (0.13%) KVM
12 6 (0.11%) Embedded Firmware
13 4 (0.074%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.074%) Xen
14 3 (0.055%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.055%) XenApp
15 2 (0.037%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1,026 (18.98%) Kubernetes
2 920 (17.01%) Terraform
3 495 (9.15%) Ansible
4 148 (2.74%) Puppet
5 144 (2.66%) Prometheus
6 126 (2.33%) Grafana
7 82 (1.52%) Progress Chef
8 40 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
9 34 (0.63%) ZABBIX
10 27 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
10 27 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
11 26 (0.48%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 24 (0.44%) SCOM
13 23 (0.43%) Kibana
14 22 (0.41%) SCCM
15 19 (0.35%) WSUS
16 16 (0.30%) FortiGate
16 16 (0.30%) HAProxy
17 12 (0.22%) CA Single Sign-On
17 12 (0.22%) Packer
Vendors
1 1,163 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 323 (5.97%) Google
3 295 (5.46%) Red Hat
4 265 (4.90%) ESRI
5 257 (4.75%) IBM
6 176 (3.26%) VMware
7 142 (2.63%) Oracle
8 109 (2.02%) Databricks
9 82 (1.52%) ServiceNow
10 77 (1.42%) Dynatrace
11 53 (0.98%) Cisco
12 52 (0.96%) Atlassian
13 48 (0.89%) Splunk
14 47 (0.87%) SAP
15 46 (0.85%) Sitecore
16 39 (0.72%) Informatica
17 36 (0.67%) Optimizely
18 31 (0.57%) Adobe
19 28 (0.52%) WSO2
20 26 (0.48%) Salesforce