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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
UK / Wales
Rank 63 72 96
Rank change year-on-year +9 +24  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 37 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.35% 2.23% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 2.75% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 8
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -25.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £85,000 £75,750
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 954 1129 1124
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 86.33% 81.28% 84.83%
Number of salaries quoted 777 946 958
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +16 37 £50,000 +5.26% 4
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 52 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (44.44%) Linux
3 35 (35.35%) Python
4 33 (33.33%) Java
5 30 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
6 25 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (23.23%) Scrum
8 22 (22.22%) PHP
9 21 (21.21%) Finance
10 20 (20.20%) JavaScript
10 20 (20.20%) Jenkins
11 18 (18.18%) SQL
12 17 (17.17%) C#
12 17 (17.17%) VMware
13 16 (16.16%) Games
13 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
13 16 (16.16%) Configuration Management
13 16 (16.16%) Puppet
14 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
14 15 (15.15%) Windows
14 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
14 15 (15.15%) Oracle
15 14 (14.14%) HTML
15 14 (14.14%) HTML5
15 14 (14.14%) Continuous Delivery
16 13 (13.13%) MongoDB
16 13 (13.13%) Perl
16 13 (13.13%) Unix
16 13 (13.13%) Apache
16 13 (13.13%) TDD

DevOps
Top Related 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 13 (13.13%) Apache
2 11 (11.11%) JBoss
3 8 (8.08%) IIS
4 5 (5.05%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.05%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.02%) Confluence
5 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.02%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 30 (30.30%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.03%) IaaS
4 2 (2.02%) SaaS
5 1 (1.01%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.01%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.01%) GitHub
5 1 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.03%) DNS
2 2 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.01%) Firewall
3 1 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (1.01%) SSL
3 1 (1.01%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.13%) MongoDB
2 11 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (3.03%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.02%) Couchbase
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
6 2 (2.02%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.02%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.02%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.01%) Big Data
7 1 (1.01%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (20.20%) Jenkins
2 11 (11.11%) Maven
3 9 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 8 (8.08%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (4.04%) Selenium
6 3 (3.03%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.03%) JIRA
6 3 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.02%) Ant
7 2 (2.02%) JMeter
7 2 (2.02%) MbUnit
7 2 (2.02%) Mercurial
7 2 (2.02%) MSTest
7 2 (2.02%) NUnit
7 2 (2.02%) SoapUI
7 2 (2.02%) SpecFlow
7 2 (2.02%) Subversion
7 2 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 16 (16.16%) Games
3 5 (5.05%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.04%) Advertising
5 3 (3.03%) Banking
6 2 (2.02%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.02%) Law
7 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (50.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 26 (26.26%) Developer
3 13 (13.13%) Software Developer
4 11 (11.11%) Java Engineer
5 9 (9.09%) Software Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Agile Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Junior
7 7 (7.07%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Lead DevOps
8 6 (6.06%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 6 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Junior Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Lead Software Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Lead Software Engineer
9 5 (5.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.14%) HTML
1 14 (14.14%) HTML5
2 12 (12.12%) .NET
3 10 (10.10%) AngularJS
4 9 (9.09%) CSS
4 9 (9.09%) CSS3
4 9 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
5 8 (8.08%) Spring
5 8 (8.08%) WCF
6 7 (7.07%) Web Services
7 6 (6.06%) jQuery
8 3 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (3.03%) XML
9 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (2.02%) Gherkin
9 2 (2.02%) JSON
9 2 (2.02%) Node.js
9 2 (2.02%) REST
9 2 (2.02%) SOAP
9 2 (2.02%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.07%) User Experience
2 6 (6.06%) Fintech
3 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.05%) Blog
3 5 (5.05%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.04%) Cloud Native
5 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.02%) Clustering
6 2 (2.02%) CMDB
6 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.02%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (2.02%) IPTV
6 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.02%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.01%) Digital TV
7 1 (1.01%) iDTV
7 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 44 (44.44%) Linux
2 15 (15.15%) Windows
3 13 (13.13%) Unix
4 7 (7.07%) Android
4 7 (7.07%) Apple iOS
5 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.04%) CentOS
6 4 (4.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (25.25%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (23.23%) Scrum
4 16 (16.16%) Configuration Management
4 16 (16.16%) Software Engineering
5 14 (14.14%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (13.13%) TDD
7 11 (11.11%) BDD
8 10 (10.10%) MVC
9 9 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 9 (9.09%) OO
10 8 (8.08%) Automation Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Unit Testing
11 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (6.06%) High Availability
12 6 (6.06%) Microservices
12 6 (6.06%) Open Source
12 6 (6.06%) SDLC
12 6 (6.06%) Server Hardening
13 5 (5.05%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (35.35%) Python
2 33 (33.33%) Java
3 22 (22.22%) PHP
4 20 (20.20%) JavaScript
5 18 (18.18%) SQL
6 17 (17.17%) C#
7 15 (15.15%) Bash Shell
8 13 (13.13%) Perl
9 11 (11.11%) PowerShell
10 9 (9.09%) C++
11 8 (8.08%) Ruby
12 7 (7.07%) Objective-C
13 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
14 2 (2.02%) Korn
14 2 (2.02%) TypeScript
15 1 (1.01%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.01%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.09%) SLA
2 4 (4.04%) QA
3 3 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (8.08%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.06%) Docker
2 6 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (16.16%) Puppet
2 12 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (9.09%) Ansible
4 3 (3.03%) Rundeck
5 2 (2.02%) Nagios
5 2 (2.02%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.01%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.01%) Kibana
6 1 (1.01%) logstash
6 1 (1.01%) yum
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) VMware
2 15 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 15 (15.15%) Oracle
3 8 (8.08%) SaltStack
4 5 (5.05%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.03%) Cisco
5 3 (3.03%) Juniper
5 3 (3.03%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.02%) AppDynamics
6 2 (2.02%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.01%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.01%) F5
7 1 (1.01%) New Relic
7 1 (1.01%) Splunk
7 1 (1.01%) Vyatta
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