Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 82 86
Rank change year-on-year +5 +4 +11
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 23 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.42% 2.05% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.72% 2.32% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 7
Watford median annual salary £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.82% -8.33% +33.33%
10th Percentile £50,000 £37,500 £40,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £62,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +33.33%

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 846 907 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.87% 88.75% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 703 729 742
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,900 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Watford

DevOps
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Watford

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Watford over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing 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 across the Watford region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (39.13%) Ansible
3 8 (34.78%) Docker
3 8 (34.78%) Kubernetes
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
3 8 (34.78%) Python
3 8 (34.78%) PaaS
4 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
4 7 (30.43%) Linux
5 6 (26.09%) Java
5 6 (26.09%) Unix
5 6 (26.09%) Confluence
5 6 (26.09%) Maven
5 6 (26.09%) JIRA
5 6 (26.09%) IaaS
5 6 (26.09%) Private Cloud
6 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
6 5 (21.74%) Data Centre Operations
6 5 (21.74%) Terraform
6 5 (21.74%) Rancher
6 5 (21.74%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (21.74%) SAP HANA
6 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket
6 5 (21.74%) Mesos
6 5 (21.74%) HipChat
6 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
6 5 (21.74%) Master's Degree
6 5 (21.74%) Tech Ops

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (26.09%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) HipChat
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (21.74%) SAP GRC
2 4 (17.39%) SAP ERP
2 4 (17.39%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (47.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (34.78%) PaaS
3 6 (26.09%) IaaS
4 5 (21.74%) SaaS
5 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon S3
6 1 (4.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (4.35%) Google Compute Engine
6 1 (4.35%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) Office 365
6 1 (4.35%) Serverless
6 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) Network Security
2 3 (13.04%) Kerberos
2 3 (13.04%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (13.04%) SSH
3 1 (4.35%) DHCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) VoIP
3 1 (4.35%) VPN
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
3 1 (4.35%) Wireless
3 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
1 5 (21.74%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
1 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
1 5 (21.74%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) JIRA
1 6 (26.09%) Maven
2 5 (21.74%) Bitbucket
3 4 (17.39%) Checkstyle
3 4 (17.39%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Robot Framework
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (21.74%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) SAP Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (13.04%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) SAP Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
1 3 (13.04%) OAuth
1 3 (13.04%) SAML
2 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (8.70%) Spring
2 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
3 1 (4.35%) Apache Camel
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) Kafka
3 1 (4.35%) Middleware
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Private Cloud
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (17.39%) Public Cloud
4 3 (13.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 2 (8.70%) Cloud Native
6 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 1 (4.35%) DataPower
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.35%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Linux
2 6 (26.09%) Unix
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 10
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre Operations
2 5 (21.74%) ERP
2 5 (21.74%) Migration
2 5 (21.74%) Performance Management
2 5 (21.74%) Tech Ops
2 5 (21.74%) Use Case
3 4 (17.39%) Business Development
3 4 (17.39%) Business Transformation
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
3 4 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (17.39%) Microservices
3 4 (17.39%) SDLC
3 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (13.04%) Information Security
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) C
4 3 (13.04%) C#
5 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
5 2 (8.70%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) Scala
6 1 (4.35%) SQL
6 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
1 5 (21.74%) Master's Degree
2 3 (13.04%) CISSP
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) OCP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) Ansible
2 8 (34.78%) Kubernetes
3 5 (21.74%) Docker Swarm
3 5 (21.74%) Mesos
3 5 (21.74%) Rancher
3 5 (21.74%) Terraform
3 5 (21.74%) yum
4 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (8.70%) Puppet
5 1 (4.35%) Salt
5 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
2 5 (21.74%) SAP
3 4 (17.39%) IBM
3 4 (17.39%) Sonatype
4 3 (13.04%) Rackspace
5 2 (8.70%) Google
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) VMware
6 1 (4.35%) Automation Anywhere
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Prism
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco
6 1 (4.35%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.35%) UiPath