Period
to 15 July 2020

The median annual salary for an Azure DevOps was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure DevOps
UK
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 723 1033 1161
Rank change year-on-year +310 +128 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an Azure DevOps 88 61 44
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.042% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.044% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 86 40 34
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +4.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,500 £48,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £79,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 71,182 139,902 169,361
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 95.86% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57,305 111,691 137,056
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Azure DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Azure DevOps in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Azure DevOps in the UK

Azure DevOps
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Azure DevOps.

Salary trend for Azure DevOps in the UK

Azure DevOps
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Azure DevOps over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Azure DevOps in the UK

Azure DevOps
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Azure DevOps within the UK over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. 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
England +301 82 £66,250 +10.42% 40
UK excluding London +273 45 £60,000 +9.09% 28
London +202 40 £79,000 +21.54% 13
Midlands +118 17 £62,500 +25.00% 9
West Midlands +98 13 £62,500 +13.64% 9
Work from Home +70 13 £80,000 +3.23% 6
South East +155 12 £47,500 -13.64% 5
North of England +161 11 £55,000 +22.22% 9
North West - 7 £60,000 - 7
East Midlands +75 4 £61,250 +28.95%
Yorkshire +108 3 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Wales - 3 £72,500 -
South West +102 2 £50,000 +33.33% 4
North East - 1 £52,500 -

Azure DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, Azure DevOps job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Azure DevOps in the job title.

1 88 (100.00%) Azure
1 88 (100.00%) DevOps
2 52 (59.09%) Docker
3 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
4 46 (52.27%) Kubernetes
5 40 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 39 (44.32%) Terraform
7 33 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 32 (36.36%) SQL
9 27 (30.68%) AWS
10 26 (29.55%) C#
11 24 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
12 23 (26.14%) PaaS
13 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
13 20 (22.73%) Ansible
14 18 (20.45%) .NET
14 18 (20.45%) Windows
14 18 (20.45%) Configuration Management
15 17 (19.32%) IaaS
15 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
16 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
16 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
17 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
18 13 (14.77%) Migration
18 13 (14.77%) T-SQL
18 13 (14.77%) Python
18 13 (14.77%) Bash Shell
18 13 (14.77%) SaaS
19 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement

Azure DevOps Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.41%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (100.00%) Azure
2 27 (30.68%) AWS
3 23 (26.14%) PaaS
4 17 (19.32%) IaaS
5 13 (14.77%) SaaS
6 9 (10.23%) Serverless
7 5 (5.68%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (5.68%) Logic Apps
8 4 (4.55%) Power Platform
9 3 (3.41%) Azure Functions
9 3 (3.41%) GCP
10 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) DHCP
1 1 (1.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 10 (11.36%) Cosmos DB
4 6 (6.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (6.82%) Big Data
4 6 (6.82%) Data Lake
4 6 (6.82%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.68%) MySQL
6 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (4.55%) Power BI
7 3 (3.41%) Redis
8 1 (1.14%) Blockchain
8 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.23%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (6.82%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (5.68%) Bitbucket
5 5 (5.68%) GitLab
5 5 (5.68%) Hudson
5 5 (5.68%) Vagrant
6 4 (4.55%) Gatling
7 2 (2.27%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.27%) NUnit
7 2 (2.27%) Protractor
7 2 (2.27%) Selenium
7 2 (2.27%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (1.14%) JIRA
8 1 (1.14%) Maven
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Marketing
3 3 (3.41%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.27%) Automotive
5 1 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (1.14%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) .NET
2 10 (11.36%) .NET Framework
3 9 (10.23%) CSS
3 9 (10.23%) HTML
4 8 (9.09%) .NET Core
4 8 (9.09%) Entity Framework
4 8 (9.09%) JSON
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (6.82%) jQuery
5 6 (6.82%) Kafka
5 6 (6.82%) Redux
5 6 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (6.82%) XML
5 6 (6.82%) XSLT
6 5 (5.68%) YAML
7 3 (3.41%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.27%) Node.js
8 2 (2.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Cloud
1 5 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (3.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.14%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.45%) Windows
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Ubuntu
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.14%) Debian
4 1 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (100.00%) DevOps
2 47 (53.41%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (27.27%) Infrastructure as Code
4 18 (20.45%) Configuration Management
5 16 (18.18%) Test Automation
6 14 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.91%) Software Engineering
7 13 (14.77%) Migration
8 12 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (12.50%) Fintech
10 10 (11.36%) Deployment Automation
11 9 (10.23%) Scrum
11 9 (10.23%) TDD
11 9 (10.23%) Unit Testing
12 7 (7.95%) Artificial Intelligence
12 7 (7.95%) High Availability
12 7 (7.95%) Machine Learning
12 7 (7.95%) MVC
12 7 (7.95%) Open Source
12 7 (7.95%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 32 (36.36%) SQL
3 26 (29.55%) C#
4 13 (14.77%) Bash Shell
4 13 (14.77%) Python
4 13 (14.77%) T-SQL
5 10 (11.36%) Ruby
6 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
7 7 (7.95%) Java
8 6 (6.82%) Go
8 6 (6.82%) XAML
9 4 (4.55%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.27%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (2.27%) GDPR
3 1 (1.14%) FedRAMP
3 1 (1.14%) NIST
System Software
1 52 (59.09%) Docker
2 9 (10.23%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 46 (52.27%) Kubernetes
2 39 (44.32%) Terraform
3 20 (22.73%) Ansible
4 11 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (12.50%) Puppet
5 5 (5.68%) Consul
5 5 (5.68%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (5.68%) Nagios
5 5 (5.68%) Packer
5 5 (5.68%) Rancher
6 4 (4.55%) Cobbler
6 4 (4.55%) Kibana
7 1 (1.14%) Grafana
7 1 (1.14%) Istio
7 1 (1.14%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 40 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 6 (6.82%) Google
4 4 (4.55%) Dynatrace
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle
4 4 (4.55%) SaltStack
5 2 (2.27%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.14%) Splunk
6 1 (1.14%) VMware