YAML
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring YAML skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited YAML over the 6 months leading up to 24 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
24 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 625 634 962
Rank change year-on-year +9 +328 -109
Permanent jobs citing YAML 232 262 331
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.32% 0.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 1.16% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 140 137 249
10th Percentile £48,625 £50,000 £42,016
25th Percentile £63,438 £60,000 £57,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £73,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.75% +14.29% +5.66%
75th Percentile £86,485 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £87,750 £110,000 £97,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £71,991 £65,956 £70,000
% change year-on-year +9.15% -5.78% +21.74%

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK

YAML falls under the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 18,019 22,595 69,348
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 19.59% 27.68% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12,999 16,261 30,027
10th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £38,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £50,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +13.04%
75th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £83,125
90th Percentile £102,500 £106,250 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +10.00%

YAML
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing YAML as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for YAML in the UK

YAML
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing YAML.

Salary trend for YAML in the UK

YAML
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing YAML over the 6 months to 24 July 2024.

Salary histogram for YAML in the UK

YAML
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing YAML within the UK over the 6 months to 24 July 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
England +5 207 £72,500 -9.38% 21
UK excluding London +4 156 £71,991 +9.15% 15
Work from Home +98 118 £75,000 -3.23% 34
London +34 70 £75,000 -18.48% 6
North of England +1 35 £70,996 +7.64% 2
South West +10 34 £80,000 -20.00% 2
Midlands -10 31 £60,000 +9.09% 2
South East +4 30 £70,000 -17.65% 6
Yorkshire +36 23 £75,996 +15.22% 1
West Midlands -7 19 £86,485 +57.25% 2
Scotland -49 13 £80,000 - 1
East Midlands -34 12 £41,500 -24.55%
North West -5 10 - - 1
Wales +30 5 - -
Northern Ireland +23 5 - -
East of England - 3 £50,000 - 4
North East - 2 £61,750 -

YAML
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities 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 70 (30.17%) Apache
2 17 (7.33%) nginx
3 16 (6.90%) Apache Spark
3 16 (6.90%) Jupyter
4 4 (1.72%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 135 (58.19%) Azure
2 76 (32.76%) Azure DevOps
3 73 (31.47%) Amazon S3
4 31 (13.36%) Entra ID
5 22 (9.48%) PaaS
6 20 (8.62%) IaaS
7 19 (8.19%) Azure Storage
8 18 (7.76%) AWS
8 18 (7.76%) Azure Event Grid
9 17 (7.33%) Azure Service Bus
9 17 (7.33%) OpenShift
10 16 (6.90%) MinIO
11 14 (6.03%) Azure Logic Apps
11 14 (6.03%) Microsoft 365
12 13 (5.60%) SaaS
13 11 (4.74%) Azure API Management
13 11 (4.74%) Power Platform
14 10 (4.31%) Azure Key Vault
15 9 (3.88%) Azure AKS
15 9 (3.88%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 74 (31.90%) VPN
2 73 (31.47%) Firewall
3 55 (23.71%) Internet
3 55 (23.71%) SNMP
4 54 (23.28%) IPsec
5 26 (11.21%) DNS
6 12 (5.17%) WAN
7 11 (4.74%) BGP
7 11 (4.74%) Ethernet VPN
7 11 (4.74%) MPLS
8 7 (3.02%) SD-WAN
9 6 (2.59%) TCP/IP
10 5 (2.16%) LAN
10 5 (2.16%) Wireless
11 4 (1.72%) HTTP
12 3 (1.29%) Network Security
12 3 (1.29%) VoIP
13 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
13 2 (0.86%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.86%) NGFW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (28.45%) MongoDB
2 59 (25.43%) Elasticsearch
3 39 (16.81%) SQL Server
4 24 (10.34%) NoSQL
5 16 (6.90%) Big Data
5 16 (6.90%) Hadoop
5 16 (6.90%) Presto
6 8 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (3.45%) Power BI
7 7 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.02%) MySQL
8 6 (2.59%) Relational Database
8 6 (2.59%) SQLite
9 4 (1.72%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.72%) HDInsight
9 4 (1.72%) Looker
9 4 (1.72%) QlikView
9 4 (1.72%) Tableau
10 3 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 49 (21.12%) Git
2 21 (9.05%) Jenkins
3 19 (8.19%) GitLab
4 16 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 13 (5.60%) JIRA
6 10 (4.31%) Visual Studio Code
7 8 (3.45%) Artifactory
8 7 (3.02%) Katalon Studio
8 7 (3.02%) Postman
8 7 (3.02%) Vagrant
8 7 (3.02%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.29%) Gradle
9 3 (1.29%) Maven
9 3 (1.29%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (1.29%) Spinnaker
10 1 (0.43%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.43%) Cypress.io
General
1 98 (42.24%) Finance
2 52 (22.41%) Social Skills
3 14 (6.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 14 (6.03%) Telecoms
4 12 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (5.17%) Influencing Skills
5 10 (4.31%) Organisational Skills
6 8 (3.45%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.45%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (3.02%) Documentation Skills
8 6 (2.59%) Marketing
9 5 (2.16%) Banking
9 5 (2.16%) Law
10 4 (1.72%) Police
11 3 (1.29%) Advertising
11 3 (1.29%) German Language
11 3 (1.29%) Retail
12 2 (0.86%) Electronics
12 2 (0.86%) Public Sector
13 1 (0.43%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 54 (23.28%) Consultant
1 54 (23.28%) NetApp Consultant
2 40 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (13.79%) Developer
4 30 (12.93%) Azure Engineer
5 27 (11.64%) Architect
6 20 (8.62%) Senior
7 18 (7.76%) Lead
8 16 (6.90%) Big Data Engineer
8 16 (6.90%) Data Engineer
9 15 (6.47%) Automation Engineer
10 12 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
10 12 (5.17%) Lead DevOps
10 12 (5.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 10 (4.31%) C# Developer
11 10 (4.31%) Full Stack Developer
12 9 (3.88%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Cloud Automation Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Technical Architect
13 8 (3.45%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (30.60%) RabbitMQ
2 48 (20.69%) .NET
3 38 (16.38%) JSON
4 27 (11.64%) ASP.NET
5 25 (10.78%) XML
6 24 (10.34%) ARM Templates
6 24 (10.34%) REST
7 20 (8.62%) RESTful
8 18 (7.76%) .NET Core
8 18 (7.76%) Elastic Stack
8 18 (7.76%) HTML
8 18 (7.76%) SOAP
9 17 (7.33%) AngularJS
10 16 (6.90%) .NET Framework
10 16 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
10 16 (6.90%) Apache NiFi
10 16 (6.90%) Entity Framework
11 14 (6.03%) Blazor
12 12 (5.17%) CSS
13 11 (4.74%) NETCONF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (23.28%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (5.60%) Product Ownership
4 11 (4.74%) Cloud Native
5 7 (3.02%) Cloud Security Posture
5 7 (3.02%) Enterprise Cloud
5 7 (3.02%) Security Posture
6 6 (2.59%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.72%) Distributed Systems
7 4 (1.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.72%) Renewable Energy
8 3 (1.29%) Housing Association
8 3 (1.29%) Onboarding
9 2 (0.86%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) Clustering
10 1 (0.43%) Educational Technology
10 1 (0.43%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 95 (40.95%) Linux
2 85 (36.64%) Windows
3 54 (23.28%) Data ONTAP
4 18 (7.76%) Windows Server
5 14 (6.03%) Unix
6 11 (4.74%) CentOS
7 7 (3.02%) VMS
8 5 (2.16%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (63.36%) DevOps
2 103 (44.40%) CI/CD
3 86 (37.07%) Problem-Solving
4 70 (30.17%) Agile
5 68 (29.31%) Infrastructure as Code
6 60 (25.86%) Project Management
7 59 (25.43%) Infrastructure Management
8 54 (23.28%) Actionable Insight
8 54 (23.28%) Project Planning
8 54 (23.28%) Release Management
8 54 (23.28%) Storage Management
9 51 (21.98%) Containerisation
10 40 (17.24%) Scrum
11 33 (14.22%) Continuous Improvement
12 28 (12.07%) Cloud Security
12 28 (12.07%) Roadmaps
13 22 (9.48%) Microservices
14 21 (9.05%) Observability
15 20 (8.62%) Data Engineering
16 19 (8.19%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 113 (48.71%) Python
2 71 (30.60%) PowerShell
3 64 (27.59%) C#
4 49 (21.12%) SQL
5 23 (9.91%) Bicep
6 20 (8.62%) Bash
6 20 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 19 (8.19%) Shell Script
8 16 (6.90%) T-SQL
9 14 (6.03%) Kusto Query Language
10 7 (3.02%) PHP
11 6 (2.59%) XAML
12 4 (1.72%) VB
13 3 (1.29%) Java
13 3 (1.29%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.86%) Gremlin
15 1 (0.43%) AWK
15 1 (0.43%) C
15 1 (0.43%) C++
15 1 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (8.19%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.90%) Degree
2 16 (6.90%) DV Cleared
3 11 (4.74%) Azure Certification
4 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (1.29%) CCNA
6 3 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.86%) AWS Certified SysOps Administrator
7 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.43%) CISSP
8 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.59%) QA
2 5 (2.16%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.72%) California Consumer Privacy Act
3 4 (1.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 97 (41.81%) Docker
2 64 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (16.81%) Active Directory
4 16 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 16 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 116 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 97 (41.81%) Terraform
3 88 (37.93%) Ansible
4 76 (32.76%) Prometheus
5 55 (23.71%) vCenter Server
6 19 (8.19%) Grafana
7 17 (7.33%) HAProxy
8 7 (3.02%) Packer
9 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (1.72%) Progress Chef
10 4 (1.72%) Puppet
11 3 (1.29%) Nagios
12 2 (0.86%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (0.86%) Salt
13 1 (0.43%) Graphite
13 1 (0.43%) Istio
Vendors
1 66 (28.45%) VMware
2 57 (24.57%) Red Hat
3 54 (23.28%) NetApp
3 54 (23.28%) Palo Alto
3 54 (23.28%) SolidFire
4 45 (19.40%) Microsoft
5 21 (9.05%) Cisco
6 7 (3.02%) Commvault
7 6 (2.59%) Twitter
8 5 (2.16%) HP
8 5 (2.16%) Meraki
8 5 (2.16%) Nimble Storage
9 4 (1.72%) Databricks
9 4 (1.72%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.72%) Google
10 3 (1.29%) Citrix
11 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.86%) SaltStack
11 2 (0.86%) SAP
12 1 (0.43%) MuleSoft