DevOps Jobs in Wales

DevOps
UK > Wales

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 6 months to 24 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 21 13 10
Rank change year-on-year -8 -3 -4
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 159 230 291
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 7.51% 13.69% 14.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.74% 14.21% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 91 134 211
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £34,250
25th Percentile £41,875 £34,031 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £72,433 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales

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

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,632 1,619 1,867
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 77.13% 96.37% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,080 798 1,137
10th Percentile £26,725 £26,250 £31,475
25th Percentile £35,000 £33,717 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £47,665
Median % change year-on-year - -5.59% +9.57%
75th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.84% +1.67% +9.09%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Wales

DevOps
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Wales

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Wales over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

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 6 months to 24 May 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
South Wales -5 120 £62,500 +13.64% 26
West Wales -5 29 £50,000 +11.11% 12
North Wales +4 8 £50,000 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Wales 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 27 (16.98%) ArcGIS
1 27 (16.98%) GeoServer
2 3 (1.89%) CMS
2 3 (1.89%) Confluence
2 3 (1.89%) nginx
3 2 (1.26%) Apache
3 2 (1.26%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 114 (71.70%) Azure
2 59 (37.11%) AWS
3 55 (34.59%) Azure DevOps
4 18 (11.32%) SaaS
5 11 (6.92%) GCP
6 10 (6.29%) Power Platform
7 6 (3.77%) GitHub
8 4 (2.52%) OpenShift
9 3 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (1.89%) Azure AKS
9 3 (1.89%) Azure Data Factory
9 3 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (1.89%) PowerApps
9 3 (1.89%) Serverless
9 3 (1.89%) Stripe
10 2 (1.26%) dbt
10 2 (1.26%) Firebase
10 2 (1.26%) npm
11 1 (0.63%) Azure Machine Learning
11 1 (0.63%) Azure Synapse Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) DNS
1 3 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (0.63%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.98%) GIS
1 27 (16.98%) PostgreSQL
1 27 (16.98%) QGIS
2 13 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.40%) MySQL
3 7 (4.40%) Power BI
3 7 (4.40%) SQL Server
4 6 (3.77%) BigQuery
4 6 (3.77%) Looker
5 5 (3.14%) Data Vault
5 5 (3.14%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.89%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.89%) Redis
6 3 (1.89%) Tableau
7 2 (1.26%) Big Data
7 2 (1.26%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (13.21%) Git
2 12 (7.55%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 10 (6.29%) Postman
4 8 (5.03%) JMeter
5 6 (3.77%) JIRA
5 6 (3.77%) SoapUI
6 3 (1.89%) CircleCI
6 3 (1.89%) IBM UrbanCode
6 3 (1.89%) Selenium
7 2 (1.26%) DBeaver
7 2 (1.26%) Grunt
7 2 (1.26%) JDeveloper
7 2 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Code
7 2 (1.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.26%) webpack
8 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.63%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
General
1 42 (26.42%) Social Skills
2 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.18%) Finance
4 8 (5.03%) Presentation Skills
5 6 (3.77%) Banking
5 6 (3.77%) Retail
6 5 (3.14%) Legal
6 5 (3.14%) Public Sector
7 4 (2.52%) Electronics
7 4 (2.52%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 2 (1.26%) Agriculture
10 1 (0.63%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.63%) Games
10 1 (0.63%) Tech for Good
10 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (23.90%) Developer
2 35 (22.01%) Software Engineer
3 32 (20.13%) Senior
4 21 (13.21%) Lead
5 17 (10.69%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (10.06%) DevOps Engineer
7 11 (6.92%) Architect
8 10 (6.29%) Platform Engineer
9 9 (5.66%) Data Engineer
10 8 (5.03%) Senior Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Development Team Leader
11 7 (4.40%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.40%) Software Architect
11 7 (4.40%) Team Leader
12 6 (3.77%) Principal Data Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) Principal Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) QA Engineer
12 6 (3.77%) QA Leader
12 6 (3.77%) Quality Engineer
13 5 (3.14%) Geospatial Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (37.74%) .NET
2 38 (23.90%) CSS
3 37 (23.27%) .NET Core
4 34 (21.38%) React
5 27 (16.98%) Leaflet
5 27 (16.98%) OpenLayers
5 27 (16.98%) PostGIS
6 15 (9.43%) HTML
7 13 (8.18%) Vue
8 12 (7.55%) Node.js
9 7 (4.40%) Web Services
10 5 (3.14%) AngularJS
10 5 (3.14%) Django
11 4 (2.52%) Express.js
11 4 (2.52%) GraphQL
11 4 (2.52%) HTML5
11 4 (2.52%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (1.89%) Laravel
12 3 (1.89%) PHP-FPM
12 3 (1.89%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.92%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (6.29%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (4.40%) Product Ownership
4 6 (3.77%) Low-Code
5 5 (3.14%) Legacy Systems
5 5 (3.14%) Public Cloud
6 4 (2.52%) ARM Cortex
6 4 (2.52%) FMCG
6 4 (2.52%) Tandem
7 3 (1.89%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.89%) Legacy Applications
7 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.26%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.26%) Onboarding
8 2 (1.26%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.63%) IoT
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.69%) Linux
2 9 (5.66%) Android
3 6 (3.77%) Windows
4 4 (2.52%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.63%) Unix
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (63.52%) Agile
2 47 (29.56%) Software Engineering
3 39 (24.53%) Actionable Insight
4 37 (23.27%) CI/CD
4 37 (23.27%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (18.87%) Test Automation
6 27 (16.98%) Scrum
6 27 (16.98%) Web Development
7 25 (15.72%) Mentoring
8 18 (11.32%) Migration
8 18 (11.32%) Software Testing
9 15 (9.43%) Microservices
10 13 (8.18%) Analytics
10 13 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
10 13 (8.18%) Full Stack Development
11 12 (7.55%) Change Management
11 12 (7.55%) Data Science
11 12 (7.55%) SDLC
11 12 (7.55%) Software Delivery
12 11 (6.92%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.48%) JavaScript
2 56 (35.22%) C#
3 38 (23.90%) Python
4 33 (20.75%) SQL
5 8 (5.03%) C
6 6 (3.77%) C++
6 6 (3.77%) TypeScript
7 5 (3.14%) Java
8 4 (2.52%) Groovy
8 4 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.89%) Bash
9 3 (1.89%) Go
9 3 (1.89%) PHP
9 3 (1.89%) Ruby
10 2 (1.26%) Perl
11 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 45 (28.30%) SC Cleared
1 45 (28.30%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.14%) Degree
3 2 (1.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Azure Certification
4 1 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.29%) QA
2 7 (4.40%) GDPR
3 4 (2.52%) MISRA
4 2 (1.26%) PMO
5 1 (0.63%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.63%) WCAG
System Software
1 19 (11.95%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (12.58%) Terraform
2 17 (10.69%) Kubernetes
3 11 (6.92%) Ansible
4 4 (2.52%) Progress Chef
5 3 (1.89%) Galera Cluster
6 2 (1.26%) CSIRT
6 2 (1.26%) Grafana
6 2 (1.26%) Kibana
7 1 (0.63%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 27 (16.98%) ESRI
1 27 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.18%) Google
3 6 (3.77%) MuleSoft
3 6 (3.77%) OutSystems
4 4 (2.52%) Renesas
5 3 (1.89%) IBM
5 3 (1.89%) OpenAI
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle
6 2 (1.26%) Databricks
6 2 (1.26%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.63%) Black Duck
7 1 (0.63%) Cadence
7 1 (0.63%) Xamarin