Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 33 30 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 +33 +16
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 16 53 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Watford 6.25% 6.43% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.17% 7.61% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 9 65 27
Median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +41.18%
10th Percentile £45,750 £56,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £87,500 £73,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33% -

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 223 696 875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.11% 84.47% 88.92%
Number of salaries quoted 189 537 766
Median annual salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% +13.68% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £78,500 £80,000 £67,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Watford

DevOps
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Watford

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Watford

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Watford over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 10 (62.50%) Java
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
1 10 (62.50%) Confluence
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) Bitbucket
3 6 (37.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) MySQL
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
4 5 (31.25%) Azure
4 5 (31.25%) Retail
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) QA
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (25.00%) Python
5 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 3 (18.75%) C
6 3 (18.75%) C#
6 3 (18.75%) C++
6 3 (18.75%) HTML

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 10 (62.50%) Confluence
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
2 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Azure
2 3 (18.75%) GitHub
3 1 (6.25%) Akamai
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.25%) AWS
3 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.25%) AWS CodePipeline
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (6.25%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon Athena
3 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 6 (37.50%) Bitbucket
4 3 (18.75%) Grunt
4 3 (18.75%) gulp
4 3 (18.75%) ProC
4 3 (18.75%) SonarQube
4 3 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (31.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (18.75%) PL/SQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Azure Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 2 (12.50%) MySQL Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) CSS
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) Node.js
1 3 (18.75%) Vue.js
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (6.25%) React
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) Artificial Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
6 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
6 3 (18.75%) Use Case
7 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
7 2 (12.50%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Java
2 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
3 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) C
4 3 (18.75%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) C++
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 3 (18.75%) TypeScript
5 2 (12.50%) ANSI C
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) MOM
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Atlassian
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) hybris
2 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
3 1 (6.25%) Tableau