Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 187 221
Rank change year-on-year +61 +34 -38
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 143 97 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.09% 1.26% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.29% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 126 95 69
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £60,625 £60,750 £50,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6669 7533 8926
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.41% 98.09% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5628 6507 7212
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,725 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in West Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Leeds +66 138 £52,500 +15.38% 11
Bradford +4 2 £28,500 -18.57%
Halifax - 2 £46,250 -
DevOps Engineer
Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 143 (100.00%) DevOps
2 119 (83.22%) Linux
3 106 (74.13%) Opscode Chef
4 103 (72.03%) Puppet
5 84 (58.74%) Python
6 77 (53.85%) Ruby
7 65 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
8 64 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (44.06%) Configuration Management
10 62 (43.36%) Bash Shell
11 52 (36.36%) Ansible
12 47 (32.87%) Continuous Integration
13 41 (28.67%) Jenkins
14 36 (25.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 35 (24.48%) SQL
16 34 (23.78%) Red Hat
16 34 (23.78%) Scrum
17 32 (22.38%) Cobbler
18 31 (21.68%) Unix
19 30 (20.98%) Git (software)
19 30 (20.98%) OpenStack
20 29 (20.28%) Docker
20 29 (20.28%) Oracle
21 28 (19.58%) RUP
21 28 (19.58%) Shell Script
21 28 (19.58%) DSDM
21 28 (19.58%) EnterpriseDB
22 25 (17.48%) Packer
22 25 (17.48%) Xen
22 25 (17.48%) Tivoli

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 30 (20.98%) OpenStack
2 21 (14.69%) CloudStack
3 3 (2.10%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.40%) IIS
5 1 (0.70%) Apache
5 1 (0.70%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 65 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (12.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.59%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.80%) Amazon S3
4 4 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (2.80%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (2.10%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.10%) GitHub
5 3 (2.10%) Serverless
6 2 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.40%) IaaS
6 2 (1.40%) PaaS
6 2 (1.40%) SaaS
7 1 (0.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 1 (0.70%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (2.80%) DNS
2 4 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.10%) Firewall
4 2 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.40%) Network Security
4 2 (1.40%) SAN
5 1 (0.70%) HTTP
5 1 (0.70%) SMTP
5 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.79%) Big Data
2 5 (3.50%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.80%) MySQL
4 3 (2.10%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.40%) InfluxDB
6 1 (0.70%) Adabas
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon Aurora
6 1 (0.70%) Redis
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 41 (28.67%) Jenkins
2 30 (20.98%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.39%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (7.69%) Vagrant
5 6 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (3.50%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.80%) Selenium
8 2 (1.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.70%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.70%) Gradle
9 1 (0.70%) JIRA
9 1 (0.70%) JMeter
9 1 (0.70%) Maven
9 1 (0.70%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.70%) Subversion
9 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.70%) Travis CI
9 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.70%) Wercker
General
1 13 (9.09%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Games
3 3 (2.10%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (15.38%) Web Services
2 11 (7.69%) .NET
2 11 (7.69%) Node.js
3 7 (4.90%) Sensu
3 7 (4.90%) SOAP
4 6 (4.20%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.10%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (1.40%) JSON
6 2 (1.40%) SAML
6 2 (1.40%) XML
7 1 (0.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.70%) CSS
7 1 (0.70%) DAO
7 1 (0.70%) HTML
7 1 (0.70%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (0.70%) RESTful
7 1 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.70%) Spring
7 1 (0.70%) WCF
7 1 (0.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.79%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.80%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.10%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.40%) Clustering
6 2 (1.40%) iPad
6 2 (1.40%) PKI
7 1 (0.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 119 (83.22%) Linux
2 36 (25.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (21.68%) Unix
4 15 (10.49%) Windows
5 11 (7.69%) Debian
6 8 (5.59%) CentOS
7 6 (4.20%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.10%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.40%) SUSE
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (100.00%) DevOps
2 64 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (44.06%) Configuration Management
4 47 (32.87%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (23.78%) Scrum
6 28 (19.58%) DSDM
6 28 (19.58%) RUP
7 25 (17.48%) E-Commerce
8 16 (11.19%) Release Management
9 13 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.99%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (6.29%) Test Automation
12 8 (5.59%) Open Source
13 7 (4.90%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (4.90%) High Availability
14 5 (3.50%) Continuous Improvement
14 5 (3.50%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (3.50%) Software Delivery
15 4 (2.80%) BDD
15 4 (2.80%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 84 (58.74%) Python
2 77 (53.85%) Ruby
3 62 (43.36%) Bash Shell
4 35 (24.48%) SQL
5 28 (19.58%) Shell Script
6 24 (16.78%) PowerShell
7 19 (13.29%) C#
8 15 (10.49%) Java
9 9 (6.29%) Perl
10 4 (2.80%) PHP
10 4 (2.80%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.10%) C++
12 1 (0.70%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.70%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.70%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.40%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.10%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (20.28%) Docker
2 25 (17.48%) Xen
3 21 (14.69%) vSphere
4 19 (13.29%) XenServer
5 7 (4.90%) KVM
6 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
6 3 (2.10%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.40%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 106 (74.13%) Opscode Chef
2 103 (72.03%) Puppet
3 52 (36.36%) Ansible
4 32 (22.38%) Cobbler
5 25 (17.48%) Packer
5 25 (17.48%) Tivoli
6 21 (14.69%) Terraform
7 17 (11.89%) Salt
8 13 (9.09%) Kubernetes
9 6 (4.20%) Nagios
10 4 (2.80%) Graphite
11 2 (1.40%) CFEngine
11 2 (1.40%) SCCM
12 1 (0.70%) HP SiteScope
12 1 (0.70%) OpenNMS
12 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 34 (23.78%) Red Hat
2 29 (20.28%) Oracle
3 28 (19.58%) EnterpriseDB
4 17 (11.89%) VMware
5 15 (10.49%) SaltStack
6 8 (5.59%) Microsoft
7 6 (4.20%) Google
8 4 (2.80%) New Relic
9 2 (1.40%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.40%) Cisco
9 2 (1.40%) F5
9 2 (1.40%) Rackspace
10 1 (0.70%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.70%) Perforce
10 1 (0.70%) Splunk
10 1 (0.70%) Xamarin