Period
to 26 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 26 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
26 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 8 54 46
Rank change year-on-year +46 -8 +56
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 227 100 124
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 19.35% 4.76% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.40% 5.40% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 168 86 110
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £38,750 £38,625
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £70,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,113 1,853 2,303
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 94.88% 88.20% 91.21%
Number of salaries quoted 839 1,482 2,038
Median annual salary £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.05% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £35,000 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in West Sussex

DevOps
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for DevOps in West Sussex

DevOps
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in West Sussex over the 6 months to 26 January 2021.

Salary histogram for DevOps in West Sussex

DevOps
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 January 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +37 77 £58,000 -25.16% 5
Worthing +10 59 £67,500 +17.39% 2
Horsham +38 40 £60,000 -25.00% 3
Gatwick +32 30 £60,000 -11.11% 2
Haywards Heath -1 11 £67,500 +58.82%
East Grinstead +11 1 £37,500 -46.43%
DevOps
South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2021, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 160 (70.48%) Azure
2 158 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (57.27%) .NET
4 128 (56.39%) Microservices
5 119 (52.42%) C#
6 100 (44.05%) .NET Core
7 93 (40.97%) Test Automation
8 91 (40.09%) SQL
9 82 (36.12%) Scrum
10 78 (34.36%) AWS
11 74 (32.60%) NoSQL
12 69 (30.40%) HTML
12 69 (30.40%) CSS
13 61 (26.87%) SQL Server
14 56 (24.67%) JSON
15 54 (23.79%) MongoDB
16 53 (23.35%) Mentoring
16 53 (23.35%) JavaScript
17 52 (22.91%) React
18 51 (22.47%) RESTful
19 50 (22.03%) Kubernetes
19 50 (22.03%) ASP.NET
20 49 (21.59%) JIRA
20 49 (21.59%) REST
20 49 (21.59%) Test Strategy
20 49 (21.59%) Kanban
21 47 (20.70%) Web Testing
21 47 (20.70%) Scala
21 47 (20.70%) Docker
22 46 (20.26%) Service Design

DevOps
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 27 (11.89%) NServiceBus
2 5 (2.20%) Apache
2 5 (2.20%) IIS
2 5 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.76%) nginx
3 4 (1.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.32%) JBoss
4 3 (1.32%) Jetty
5 1 (0.44%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 160 (70.48%) Azure
2 78 (34.36%) AWS
3 36 (15.86%) PaaS
4 34 (14.98%) IaaS
5 14 (6.17%) GCP
5 14 (6.17%) SaaS
6 8 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (3.52%) Amazon S3
6 8 (3.52%) BPaaS
6 8 (3.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (1.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (1.32%) Serverless
8 2 (0.88%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.88%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.88%) Office 365
8 2 (0.88%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 28 (12.33%) HTTP
2 27 (11.89%) Skype
3 6 (2.64%) WEP
4 4 (1.76%) Firewall
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (32.60%) NoSQL
2 61 (26.87%) SQL Server
3 54 (23.79%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.52%) Big Data
5 2 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.44%) MySQL
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.44%) Redis
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 49 (21.59%) JIRA
2 39 (17.18%) Git (software)
3 28 (12.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (8.81%) TeamCity
5 19 (8.37%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (7.49%) Visual Studio Team System
7 12 (5.29%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.96%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.32%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.32%) GitLab
9 3 (1.32%) NUnit
9 3 (1.32%) Vagrant
10 2 (0.88%) Selenium
11 1 (0.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.44%) Cypress.io
11 1 (0.44%) Moq
11 1 (0.44%) Postman
11 1 (0.44%) Travis CI
11 1 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (3.52%) Public Sector
2 7 (3.08%) Finance
3 6 (2.64%) Electronics
4 2 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.44%) Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (53.30%) Developer
2 52 (22.91%) Senior Developer
3 47 (20.70%) Scala Developer
4 46 (20.26%) .NET Developer
5 34 (14.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 31 (13.66%) Senior .NET Developer
7 29 (12.78%) C# Developer
8 23 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 23 (10.13%) Lead DevOps
9 21 (9.25%) Digital Developer
10 19 (8.37%) Architect
11 16 (7.05%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (6.61%) Lead DevOps Engineer
12 15 (6.61%) Test Engineer
13 14 (6.17%) C# Software Developer
13 14 (6.17%) Senior C# Software Developer
13 14 (6.17%) Senior Software Developer
13 14 (6.17%) Software Developer
13 14 (6.17%) Test Automation Engineer
14 13 (5.73%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (57.27%) .NET
2 100 (44.05%) .NET Core
3 69 (30.40%) CSS
3 69 (30.40%) HTML
4 56 (24.67%) JSON
5 52 (22.91%) React
6 51 (22.47%) RESTful
7 50 (22.03%) ASP.NET
8 49 (21.59%) REST
9 44 (19.38%) .NET Framework
10 33 (14.54%) Entity Framework
11 32 (14.10%) AngularJS
11 32 (14.10%) ASP.NET Core
12 31 (13.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (12.78%) jQuery
14 28 (12.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 28 (12.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (11.89%) RabbitMQ
15 27 (11.89%) Redux
16 21 (9.25%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.52%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (3.52%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.64%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.20%) PMI
5 2 (0.88%) Cloud Native
5 2 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (0.88%) User Experience
6 1 (0.44%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 38 (16.74%) Windows
2 28 (12.33%) Linux
3 8 (3.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (69.60%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (56.39%) Microservices
3 93 (40.97%) Test Automation
4 82 (36.12%) Scrum
5 53 (23.35%) Mentoring
6 49 (21.59%) Kanban
6 49 (21.59%) Test Strategy
7 47 (20.70%) Web Testing
8 46 (20.26%) Service Design
9 45 (19.82%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 39 (17.18%) SOLID
11 38 (16.74%) Software Engineering
12 35 (15.42%) MVC
12 35 (15.42%) SOA
13 30 (13.22%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (11.89%) OO
15 20 (8.81%) Unit Testing
16 19 (8.37%) Configuration Management
16 19 (8.37%) Line Management
16 19 (8.37%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 119 (52.42%) C#
2 91 (40.09%) SQL
3 53 (23.35%) JavaScript
4 47 (20.70%) Scala
5 20 (8.81%) C++
6 18 (7.93%) PowerShell
7 16 (7.05%) Java
8 10 (4.41%) Python
9 8 (3.52%) Bash Shell
10 7 (3.08%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.20%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.32%) Ruby
13 2 (0.88%) Go
13 2 (0.88%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.88%) VB
13 2 (0.88%) VB6
14 1 (0.44%) C
14 1 (0.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (15.42%) Degree
2 16 (7.05%) ISTQB
3 15 (6.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (5.73%) ISEB
5 11 (4.85%) SC Cleared
5 11 (4.85%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.20%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.42%) QA
2 9 (3.96%) SLA
3 2 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (20.70%) Docker
2 9 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.08%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.08%) Hyper-V
3 7 (3.08%) XenApp
4 3 (1.32%) KVM
Systems Management
1 50 (22.03%) Kubernetes
2 22 (9.69%) Puppet
3 21 (9.25%) Terraform
4 6 (2.64%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.32%) Consul
5 3 (1.32%) Packer
6 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 43 (18.94%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.01%) VMware
3 8 (3.52%) Google
3 8 (3.52%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.20%) Citrix
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle
5 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.44%) SAP
5 1 (0.44%) Telerik