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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Azure DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Azure DevOps over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Azure DevOps
UK
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 107 92 153
Rank change year-on-year -15 +61 +202
Permanent jobs citing Azure DevOps 5,528 3,993 1,406
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.31% 3.46% 2.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.39% 7.98% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3,241 3,070 1,168
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £49,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £73,750 £73,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +5.00%

Azure DevOps is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 74,758 50,037 23,412
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.80% 43.41% 37.68%
Number of salaries quoted 38,719 35,636 19,356
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Azure DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Azure DevOps 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 16 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Azure DevOps in the UK

Azure DevOps
Top 18 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 16 August 2022. 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
England -13 4,639 £65,000 +8.33% 460
Work from Home +4 3,193 £65,000 +18.18% 259
UK excluding London -15 2,809 £60,000 +14.29% 309
London -6 2,051 £72,500 +3.57% 193
North of England -11 809 £57,500 +15.00% 83
South East -22 787 £65,000 +18.18% 69
Midlands +22 533 £60,000 +14.29% 58
North West -16 473 £55,000 +10.00% 47
South West -6 360 £50,000 +2.04% 33
West Midlands +12 349 £60,000 +9.09% 36
Yorkshire -31 271 £60,000 +14.29% 25
East Midlands +18 184 £57,500 +24.32% 22
Scotland -6 151 £57,931 +28.74% 30
East of England -21 106 £60,000 - 22
Wales -6 80 £48,750 +8.33% 11
North East +10 65 £56,250 +25.00% 11
Northern Ireland -20 3 £60,000 +71.43% 3
Isle of Man - 1 £90,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT jobs citing Azure 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 with a requirement for Azure DevOps.

1 5,464 (98.84%) Azure
2 5,449 (98.57%) DevOps
3 3,595 (65.03%) Agile
4 2,862 (51.77%) C#
5 2,631 (47.59%) .NET
6 2,423 (43.83%) SQL
7 2,224 (40.23%) Microsoft
8 2,167 (39.20%) CI/CD
9 1,904 (34.44%) JavaScript
10 1,835 (33.19%) Git (software)
11 1,772 (32.05%) SQL Server
12 1,606 (29.05%) Terraform
13 1,513 (27.37%) Social Skills
14 1,431 (25.89%) React
15 1,363 (24.66%) Kubernetes
16 1,356 (24.53%) .NET Core
17 1,311 (23.72%) Docker
18 1,246 (22.54%) .NET Framework
19 1,197 (21.65%) Scrum
20 1,160 (20.98%) AWS
21 1,106 (20.01%) Test Automation
22 1,092 (19.75%) Serverless
23 1,063 (19.23%) Python
24 1,058 (19.14%) MVC
25 1,024 (18.52%) PowerShell
26 1,020 (18.45%) HTML
27 1,015 (18.36%) Finance
28 957 (17.31%) CSS
29 869 (15.72%) Entity Framework
29 869 (15.72%) Unit Testing

Azure DevOps
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
1 173 (3.13%) IIS
2 146 (2.64%) Confluence
3 132 (2.39%) SharePoint
4 106 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
5 93 (1.68%) Apache Spark
6 87 (1.57%) CMS
7 66 (1.19%) Apache
8 51 (0.92%) Tomcat
9 41 (0.74%) WordPress
10 39 (0.71%) Umbraco
11 33 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
12 30 (0.54%) Apache Airflow
13 22 (0.40%) WebSphere
14 20 (0.36%) JBoss
15 19 (0.34%) Camunda
16 18 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
16 18 (0.33%) WebLogic
17 17 (0.31%) nginx
18 14 (0.25%) SAS
19 12 (0.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 84 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 19 (0.34%) Chatbot
4 19 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 11 (0.20%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.072%) InVision
8 3 (0.054%) Acrobat
8 3 (0.054%) FrameMaker
8 3 (0.054%) RoboHelp
9 2 (0.036%) Adobe XD
9 2 (0.036%) Revit
10 1 (0.018%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.018%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.018%) Sketch
10 1 (0.018%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.018%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 130 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.38%) NetSuite
3 18 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
3 18 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 12 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 9 (0.16%) Fidessa
6 7 (0.13%) Distributed Ledger
7 6 (0.11%) ResourceLink
7 6 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
8 4 (0.072%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.036%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.036%) Endur
9 2 (0.036%) Exstream
9 2 (0.036%) Maximo
9 2 (0.036%) thinkFolio
10 1 (0.018%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.018%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.018%) Scribe Insight
10 1 (0.018%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5,464 (98.84%) Azure
2 1,160 (20.98%) AWS
3 1,092 (19.75%) Serverless
4 787 (14.24%) Azure Service Bus
5 686 (12.41%) Azure Functions
6 520 (9.41%) GitHub
7 477 (8.63%) Power Platform
8 455 (8.23%) PaaS
9 452 (8.18%) SaaS
10 413 (7.47%) GCP
11 351 (6.35%) Azure AKS
12 324 (5.86%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 285 (5.16%) Azure Data Factory
14 269 (4.87%) IaaS
15 250 (4.52%) Dynamics 365
16 219 (3.96%) Azure Monitor
17 215 (3.89%) Azure Logic Apps
18 206 (3.73%) Microsoft 365
19 159 (2.88%) AWS CloudFormation
20 157 (2.84%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 139 (2.51%) Firewall
2 101 (1.83%) DNS
3 83 (1.50%) Internet
4 69 (1.25%) HTTP
5 47 (0.85%) VPN
6 45 (0.81%) LAN
7 44 (0.80%) TCP/IP
8 37 (0.67%) DHCP
9 28 (0.51%) WAN
10 25 (0.45%) Network Security
11 23 (0.42%) MQTT
12 21 (0.38%) SSH
13 16 (0.29%) NAS
13 16 (0.29%) SD-WAN
14 15 (0.27%) Intranet
15 14 (0.25%) Wireless
16 13 (0.24%) WLAN
17 12 (0.22%) FTP
17 12 (0.22%) Multicast
17 12 (0.22%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,772 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 353 (6.39%) Power BI
3 352 (6.37%) Azure SQL Database
4 312 (5.64%) Data Warehouse
5 280 (5.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 272 (4.92%) Relational Database
7 268 (4.85%) NoSQL
8 248 (4.49%) Data Lake
9 199 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
10 179 (3.24%) Big Data
11 178 (3.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 177 (3.20%) MySQL
13 155 (2.80%) MongoDB
14 149 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
15 117 (2.12%) RDBMS
16 115 (2.08%) Redis
17 109 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 102 (1.85%) Tableau
19 73 (1.32%) Oracle Database
20 63 (1.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1,835 (33.19%) Git (software)
2 743 (13.44%) Jenkins
3 663 (11.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 510 (9.23%) JIRA
5 389 (7.04%) Selenium
6 322 (5.82%) Visual Studio
7 295 (5.34%) Octopus Deploy
8 207 (3.74%) SpecFlow
9 182 (3.29%) TeamCity
10 181 (3.27%) Postman
11 167 (3.02%) GitLab
12 150 (2.71%) NUnit
13 125 (2.26%) Bitbucket
13 125 (2.26%) Cypress.io
14 93 (1.68%) Maven
15 92 (1.66%) JMeter
16 87 (1.57%) SonarQube
16 87 (1.57%) Visual Studio Team System
17 78 (1.41%) CircleCI
18 77 (1.39%) Cucumber
General
1 1,513 (27.37%) Social Skills
2 1,015 (18.36%) Finance
3 435 (7.87%) Analytical Skills
4 295 (5.34%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 281 (5.08%) Public Sector
6 254 (4.59%) Banking
7 249 (4.50%) Retail
8 208 (3.76%) Marketing
9 174 (3.15%) Manufacturing
10 169 (3.06%) Legal
11 158 (2.86%) Games
12 100 (1.81%) Law
13 94 (1.70%) Organisational Skills
14 78 (1.41%) Presentation Skills
15 72 (1.30%) Esports
16 65 (1.18%) Local Government
17 61 (1.10%) Publishing
18 54 (0.98%) Advertising
19 41 (0.74%) Aviation
20 39 (0.71%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2,108 (38.13%) Developer
2 853 (15.43%) DevOps Engineer
3 677 (12.25%) .NET Developer
4 557 (10.08%) Senior Developer
5 539 (9.75%) Azure Engineer
6 481 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 370 (6.69%) Software Engineer
8 325 (5.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 322 (5.82%) Data Engineer
10 298 (5.39%) Cloud Engineer
11 275 (4.97%) C# Developer
12 245 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
13 222 (4.02%) Full Stack Developer
14 218 (3.94%) Analyst
15 181 (3.27%) Architect
16 177 (3.20%) Azure Developer
17 162 (2.93%) Senior DevOps
18 137 (2.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 136 (2.46%) Senior Software Developer
20 130 (2.35%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,631 (47.59%) .NET
2 1,431 (25.89%) React
3 1,356 (24.53%) .NET Core
4 1,246 (22.54%) .NET Framework
5 1,020 (18.45%) HTML
6 957 (17.31%) CSS
7 869 (15.72%) Entity Framework
8 764 (13.82%) AngularJS
9 709 (12.83%) jQuery
10 617 (11.16%) ASP.NET
11 586 (10.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 531 (9.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 437 (7.91%) REST
14 342 (6.19%) Node.js
15 341 (6.17%) RESTful
16 264 (4.78%) ARM Templates
17 263 (4.76%) JSON
18 250 (4.52%) Web Services
19 239 (4.32%) Kafka
20 206 (3.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 378 (6.84%) User Experience
2 332 (6.01%) Cloud Native
3 262 (4.74%) Mobile App
4 226 (4.09%) Public Cloud
5 186 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
6 151 (2.73%) Virtual Team
7 150 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
8 122 (2.21%) Management Information System
9 114 (2.06%) Algorithms
10 109 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
11 98 (1.77%) IoT
12 89 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
13 83 (1.50%) Data Structures
14 63 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
15 59 (1.07%) Linux Command Line
16 57 (1.03%) Online Games
17 55 (0.99%) Sports Betting
18 46 (0.83%) Legacy Systems
19 42 (0.76%) Hackathon
20 40 (0.72%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 566 (10.24%) Android
2 544 (9.84%) Linux
3 522 (9.44%) Apple iOS
4 518 (9.37%) Windows
5 126 (2.28%) Unix
6 107 (1.94%) Windows Server
7 40 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 22 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (0.38%) AIX
10 17 (0.31%) CentOS
11 16 (0.29%) Ubuntu
11 16 (0.29%) Windows Server 2019
12 12 (0.22%) VMS
12 12 (0.22%) zOS
13 11 (0.20%) Windows 10
14 9 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.16%) Solaris
14 9 (0.16%) Windows Server 2016
15 5 (0.090%) Amazon Linux
16 4 (0.072%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,449 (98.57%) DevOps
2 3,595 (65.03%) Agile
3 2,167 (39.20%) CI/CD
4 1,197 (21.65%) Scrum
5 1,106 (20.01%) Test Automation
6 1,058 (19.14%) MVC
7 869 (15.72%) Unit Testing
8 863 (15.61%) User Stories
9 826 (14.94%) Software Engineering
10 776 (14.04%) SDLC
11 752 (13.60%) Infrastructure as Code
12 722 (13.06%) Microservices
13 684 (12.37%) Continuous Integration
14 610 (11.03%) Problem-Solving
15 561 (10.15%) Mentoring
16 559 (10.11%) Full Stack Development
17 554 (10.02%) TDD
18 541 (9.79%) Analytics
19 520 (9.41%) Product Roadmap
20 511 (9.24%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2,862 (51.77%) C#
2 2,423 (43.83%) SQL
3 1,904 (34.44%) JavaScript
4 1,063 (19.23%) Python
5 1,024 (18.52%) PowerShell
6 751 (13.59%) Java
7 587 (10.62%) TypeScript
8 573 (10.37%) Bash
9 572 (10.35%) T-SQL
10 187 (3.38%) Scala
11 174 (3.15%) Go
12 96 (1.74%) C++
13 82 (1.48%) Shell Script
14 78 (1.41%) Groovy
14 78 (1.41%) PHP
15 74 (1.34%) Perl
16 72 (1.30%) Bicep
17 68 (1.23%) Kotlin
18 67 (1.21%) C
19 65 (1.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 706 (12.77%) Degree
2 159 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 138 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 138 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 116 (2.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 78 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 66 (1.19%) Numerate Degree
7 60 (1.09%) ISEB
8 39 (0.71%) Master's Degree
9 20 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 17 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (0.29%) AWS Certification
12 12 (0.22%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.22%) PMI Certification
13 11 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
13 11 (0.20%) TOGAF Certification
14 10 (0.18%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 10 (0.18%) CISSP
15 9 (0.16%) DBS Check
15 9 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 587 (10.62%) QA
2 69 (1.25%) GDPR
3 61 (1.10%) Data Quality
4 60 (1.09%) Accessibility
5 41 (0.74%) SLA
6 36 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 32 (0.58%) PCI DSS
8 25 (0.45%) PMO
9 21 (0.38%) SOC 2
10 15 (0.27%) HIPAA
11 14 (0.25%) GRC
12 13 (0.24%) SOC 1
13 11 (0.20%) NIST
14 9 (0.16%) ISO 9001
15 8 (0.14%) FISMA
15 8 (0.14%) HITRUST
16 7 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
17 6 (0.11%) GxP
18 4 (0.072%) IASME
19 2 (0.036%) GLBA
System Software
1 1,311 (23.72%) Docker
2 182 (3.29%) Active Directory
3 86 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 47 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 26 (0.47%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 14 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
9 10 (0.18%) Apache Flume
9 10 (0.18%) vSphere
10 8 (0.14%) VMware NSX
11 7 (0.13%) Samba
12 4 (0.072%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.072%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.036%) NFS
14 1 (0.018%) LXC
14 1 (0.018%) XenApp
14 1 (0.018%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1,606 (29.05%) Terraform
2 1,363 (24.66%) Kubernetes
3 612 (11.07%) Ansible
4 211 (3.82%) Puppet
5 149 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 97 (1.75%) Istio
7 89 (1.61%) Grafana
8 86 (1.56%) Prometheus
9 79 (1.43%) ZABBIX
10 66 (1.19%) Kibana
11 50 (0.90%) logstash
12 40 (0.72%) HAProxy
13 36 (0.65%) MIIS
14 35 (0.63%) SCCM
15 27 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
16 25 (0.45%) Opsgenie
17 23 (0.42%) Pingdom
18 22 (0.40%) Packer
18 22 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
19 16 (0.29%) Argo
Vendors
1 2,224 (40.23%) Microsoft
2 560 (10.13%) Xamarin
3 289 (5.23%) Oracle
4 214 (3.87%) Databricks
5 182 (3.29%) Google
6 114 (2.06%) VMware
7 106 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 103 (1.86%) Splunk
9 91 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 90 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
11 77 (1.39%) Dynatrace
12 63 (1.14%) Sitecore
13 61 (1.10%) New Relic
14 50 (0.90%) IBM
15 49 (0.89%) SAP
16 45 (0.81%) AppDynamics
17 44 (0.80%) Confluent
18 39 (0.71%) Apple
19 37 (0.67%) Dataiku
19 37 (0.67%) Reuters