The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 42 101
Rank change year-on-year +6 +59  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 56 57 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 5.61% 4.35% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.15% 5.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 52 52 3
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.52% -15.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

DevOps is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 911 1102 1203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.28% 84.12% 85.87%
Number of salaries quoted 786 939 974
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing DevOps as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Wales

DevOps
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Wales

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Wales

DevOps
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +9 46 £47,500 +11.76% 1
West Wales - 10 £43,000 - 1
DevOps
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 60 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (57.45%) Linux
3 37 (39.36%) Python
4 36 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
5 34 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (36.17%) Configuration Management
6 30 (31.91%) Scrum
7 28 (29.79%) Bash Shell
7 28 (29.79%) Puppet
8 27 (28.72%) Opscode Chef
9 26 (27.66%) PHP
10 23 (24.47%) Perl
10 23 (24.47%) Finance
10 23 (24.47%) Games
11 22 (23.40%) SLA
12 21 (22.34%) Windows
13 20 (21.28%) Java
14 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
15 18 (19.15%) OO
16 17 (18.09%) C#
16 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
17 15 (15.96%) SQL
18 14 (14.89%) .NET
18 14 (14.89%) Test Automation
18 14 (14.89%) Ansible
19 13 (13.83%) Jenkins
19 13 (13.83%) Open Source
19 13 (13.83%) Web Services
20 12 (12.77%) PowerShell
20 12 (12.77%) Docker

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 8 (8.51%) IIS
2 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.19%) JBoss
4 2 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) Confluence
5 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.06%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 36 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.45%) SaaS
4 3 (3.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (3.19%) PaaS
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon S3
5 2 (2.13%) IaaS
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.06%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (1.06%) CloudFront
6 1 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.06%) Route 53
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) HTTP
2 3 (3.19%) Firewall
2 3 (3.19%) VPN
3 2 (2.13%) DNS
3 2 (2.13%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.13%) VoIP
4 1 (1.06%) DHCP
4 1 (1.06%) DSL
4 1 (1.06%) IPsec
4 1 (1.06%) SMS
4 1 (1.06%) SSL
4 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.57%) MongoDB
3 8 (8.51%) MySQL
3 8 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.13%) Couchbase
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.06%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.06%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (20.21%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.83%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.64%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.51%) Maven
5 7 (7.45%) Selenium
6 6 (6.38%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.32%) NUnit
7 5 (5.32%) SpecFlow
8 4 (4.26%) JIRA
9 3 (3.19%) Vagrant
9 3 (3.19%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.13%) Ant
10 2 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
10 2 (2.13%) MbUnit
10 2 (2.13%) Mercurial
10 2 (2.13%) MSTest
10 2 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
11 1 (1.06%) Xcode
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
1 23 (24.47%) Games
2 4 (4.26%) Law
2 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.19%) Banking
4 2 (2.13%) Advertising
4 2 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.06%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.06%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 47 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 19 (20.21%) Developer
3 10 (10.64%) .NET Developer
4 5 (5.32%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (4.26%) Agile Developer
5 4 (4.26%) Head of Support
5 4 (4.26%) Network Engineer
5 4 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
5 4 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) DBA
6 3 (3.19%) Head of Delivery
6 3 (3.19%) Head of Service Delivery
6 3 (3.19%) Junior
6 3 (3.19%) Junior .NET Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (3.19%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Software Developer
6 3 (3.19%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) .NET
2 13 (13.83%) Web Services
3 10 (10.64%) AngularJS
3 10 (10.64%) HTML
3 10 (10.64%) HTML5
4 8 (8.51%) CSS
4 8 (8.51%) CSS3
4 8 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (8.51%) WCF
5 7 (7.45%) REST
6 6 (6.38%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (2.13%) Gherkin
8 2 (2.13%) Java EE
8 2 (2.13%) jQuery
8 2 (2.13%) Node.js
8 2 (2.13%) XML
9 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (1.06%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Fintech
2 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.38%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (5.32%) Computer Science
4 5 (5.32%) Linux Command Line
4 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
5 4 (4.26%) CMDB
5 4 (4.26%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.26%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.19%) Cloud Native
6 3 (3.19%) User Experience
7 1 (1.06%) Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.06%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.06%) IPTV
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.06%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 54 (57.45%) Linux
2 21 (22.34%) Windows
3 11 (11.70%) Unix
4 10 (10.64%) CentOS
5 9 (9.57%) Ubuntu
6 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.19%) Debian
7 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.13%) Android
8 2 (2.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.13%) VMS
9 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (36.17%) Configuration Management
2 34 (36.17%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (31.91%) Scrum
4 18 (19.15%) OO
5 14 (14.89%) Test Automation
6 13 (13.83%) Open Source
7 10 (10.64%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (10.64%) MVC
8 8 (8.51%) BDD
8 8 (8.51%) Change Management
8 8 (8.51%) ITIL
8 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.51%) TDD
8 8 (8.51%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.38%) Continuous Deployment
9 6 (6.38%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.38%) Microservices
10 5 (5.32%) High Availability
10 5 (5.32%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.36%) Python
2 28 (29.79%) Bash Shell
3 26 (27.66%) PHP
4 23 (24.47%) Perl
5 20 (21.28%) Java
6 17 (18.09%) C#
7 15 (15.96%) SQL
8 12 (12.77%) PowerShell
9 10 (10.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (6.38%) Ruby
11 5 (5.32%) C++
12 4 (4.26%) Groovy
13 2 (2.13%) Objective-C
13 2 (2.13%) TypeScript
14 1 (1.06%) Apple Swift
14 1 (1.06%) C
14 1 (1.06%) Erlang
14 1 (1.06%) Go
14 1 (1.06%) Haskell
14 1 (1.06%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.06%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.40%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 12 (12.77%) Docker
2 6 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (29.79%) Puppet
2 27 (28.72%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (14.89%) Ansible
4 4 (4.26%) NetBackup
4 4 (4.26%) Terraform
5 3 (3.19%) HAProxy
6 2 (2.13%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.06%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) Grafana
7 1 (1.06%) Kibana
7 1 (1.06%) Marathon
7 1 (1.06%) Mesos
7 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.06%) Nagios
7 1 (1.06%) Packer
7 1 (1.06%) Prometheus
7 1 (1.06%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.64%) VMware
3 6 (6.38%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 4 (4.26%) Cisco
4 4 (4.26%) Juniper
5 3 (3.19%) SaltStack
6 1 (1.06%) Google
6 1 (1.06%) Perforce
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CPS Group UK
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