Period
to 19 September 2019

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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 72 78
Rank change year-on-year +47 +6 0
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 50 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.35% 2.38% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 2.63% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 43 14 12
Watford median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.90% +65.71% -27.08%
10th Percentile £55,000 £35,375 £37,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £57,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% -4.17%

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 587 835 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 86.32% 90.47% 91.55%
Number of salaries quoted 450 711 738
Watford median annual salary £50,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £29,855
90th Percentile £80,125 £76,250 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year - +6.38% -1.05%

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 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 36 (72.00%) AWS
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) Python
4 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
4 19 (38.00%) Azure
5 18 (36.00%) .NET
5 18 (36.00%) Retail
6 17 (34.00%) Java
6 17 (34.00%) Windows
7 15 (30.00%) SaaS
8 14 (28.00%) Linux
8 14 (28.00%) Scrum
8 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
9 13 (26.00%) ERP
9 13 (26.00%) SAP
9 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
9 13 (26.00%) SAP ERP
10 12 (24.00%) WebSockets
10 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
10 12 (24.00%) Web Services
10 12 (24.00%) React
10 12 (24.00%) SDLC
11 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (20.00%) Data Integration
12 10 (20.00%) Selenium
12 10 (20.00%) Sitecore
12 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
12 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

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 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (26.00%) SAP ERP
2 3 (6.00%) SAP GRC
2 3 (6.00%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (2.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 36 (72.00%) AWS
2 19 (38.00%) Azure
3 15 (30.00%) SaaS
4 6 (12.00%) IaaS
5 5 (10.00%) PaaS
6 2 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (4.00%) GitHub
7 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DHCP
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SAP HANA
2 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (22.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (20.00%) Selenium
2 10 (20.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Gatling
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.00%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 18 (36.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Legal
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 15 (30.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.00%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 6 (12.00%) Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
6 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) Hybris Developer
7 4 (8.00%) IT Engineer
7 4 (8.00%) IT Security Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 3 (6.00%) QA Engineer
8 3 (6.00%) SAP Architect
9 2 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
9 2 (4.00%) Information Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.00%) .NET
2 12 (24.00%) AngularJS
2 12 (24.00%) React
2 12 (24.00%) Web Services
2 12 (24.00%) WebSockets
3 10 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 10 (20.00%) Node.js
4 4 (8.00%) RESTful
5 3 (6.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.00%) Spring
6 2 (4.00%) Spring Boot
7 1 (2.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (6.00%) Private Cloud
3 3 (6.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (4.00%) Blog
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.00%) Windows
2 14 (28.00%) Linux
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (38.00%) E-Commerce
3 14 (28.00%) Scrum
3 14 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (26.00%) ERP
4 13 (26.00%) Test Automation
5 12 (24.00%) SDLC
6 11 (22.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
7 10 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 10 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
7 10 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 8 (16.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure as Code
9 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Automation
9 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
9 7 (14.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 7 (14.00%) Secure Coding
9 7 (14.00%) SIEM
9 7 (14.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) Python
2 17 (34.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (20.00%) C#
5 7 (14.00%) C++
5 7 (14.00%) Go
5 7 (14.00%) Rust
5 7 (14.00%) Scala
6 6 (12.00%) TypeScript
7 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (6.00%) C
8 3 (6.00%) SQL
9 2 (4.00%) Java 8
10 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 7 (14.00%) CEH
2 7 (14.00%) CISSP
3 5 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (6.00%) ISEB
4 3 (6.00%) Master's Degree
5 1 (2.00%) MCSE
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) Ansible
1 5 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) SAP
2 10 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 7 (14.00%) hybris
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.00%) ATG
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.00%) Qualys
6 1 (2.00%) Veracode