Period
to 6 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 6 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 16 26
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10 +40
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 614 506 544
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.43% 10.75% 7.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.58% 11.64% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 541 480 494
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.54% +7.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £37,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,655
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.04% +10.85%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,703 4,348 6,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.09% 92.33% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,088 3,695 5,694
Median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.20% -3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in West Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in West Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in West Yorkshire

DevOps
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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 +8 508 £54,486 -0.94% 55
Bradford +2 47 £47,500 +2.70% 4
Halifax +1 17 £75,000 +53.85% 2
Wakefield +5 16 £44,500 +11.25% 2
Huddersfield +16 11 £52,500 +16.67% 1
Otley +3 5 - - 1
Wetherby - 2 £50,000 -
Pontefract +4 1 £42,500 -
Castleford - 1 £42,500 -
DevOps
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 6 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 364 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (36.97%) Azure
2 227 (36.97%) AWS
3 193 (31.43%) Python
4 191 (31.11%) Java
5 169 (27.52%) C#
6 144 (23.45%) Scrum
7 138 (22.48%) .NET
8 136 (22.15%) Docker
9 135 (21.99%) Software Engineering
10 125 (20.36%) Finance
11 123 (20.03%) Continuous Integration
12 122 (19.87%) Kubernetes
13 116 (18.89%) Terraform
14 115 (18.73%) SQL
15 114 (18.57%) Test Automation
16 111 (18.08%) JavaScript
17 104 (16.94%) Jenkins
17 104 (16.94%) Ansible
18 95 (15.47%) TDD
18 95 (15.47%) Git (software)
19 93 (15.15%) Linux
20 90 (14.66%) Microservices
21 87 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
22 86 (14.01%) SQL Server
23 85 (13.84%) Windows
24 84 (13.68%) Puppet
25 81 (13.19%) AngularJS
26 78 (12.70%) BDD
26 78 (12.70%) JIRA

DevOps
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 28 (4.56%) Confluence
2 27 (4.40%) IIS
3 15 (2.44%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.12%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.63%) nginx
5 10 (1.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 7 (1.14%) Apache
6 7 (1.14%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.98%) CMS
7 6 (0.98%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.81%) CICS
8 5 (0.81%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.49%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.16%) Mule
10 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Fuse
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.33%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.81%) Magento
2 5 (0.81%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 227 (36.97%) AWS
1 227 (36.97%) Azure
2 44 (7.17%) GCP
2 44 (7.17%) Serverless
3 37 (6.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 36 (5.86%) IaaS
5 31 (5.05%) AWS Lambda
6 27 (4.40%) Amazon EC2
7 22 (3.58%) Amazon S3
7 22 (3.58%) PaaS
8 18 (2.93%) GitHub
8 18 (2.93%) Office 365
8 18 (2.93%) SaaS
9 16 (2.61%) Route 53
10 14 (2.28%) Amazon ECS
10 14 (2.28%) BrowserStack
10 14 (2.28%) G Suite
11 11 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 9 (1.47%) Sauce Labs
13 8 (1.30%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.95%) DHCP
1 12 (1.95%) DNS
2 11 (1.79%) Firewall
3 9 (1.47%) SAN
4 7 (1.14%) Internet
4 7 (1.14%) VPN
4 7 (1.14%) WAN
5 6 (0.98%) BIG-IP
6 5 (0.81%) LAN
7 4 (0.65%) HTTP
7 4 (0.65%) Skype
8 3 (0.49%) BGP
8 3 (0.49%) HSRP
8 3 (0.49%) IPv4
8 3 (0.49%) IPv6
8 3 (0.49%) OSPF
8 3 (0.49%) Software-Defined Networking
8 3 (0.49%) Spanning Tree
8 3 (0.49%) VLAN
9 2 (0.33%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (14.01%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.65%) MySQL
3 27 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
4 24 (3.91%) NoSQL
5 20 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 17 (2.77%) Data Lake
8 16 (2.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 16 (2.61%) Redis
9 15 (2.44%) Relational Database
10 11 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (1.63%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.47%) MongoDB
12 9 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
13 5 (0.81%) Big Data
14 4 (0.65%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (0.65%) Apache Hive
15 3 (0.49%) Oracle ODI
15 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 104 (16.94%) Jenkins
2 95 (15.47%) Git (software)
3 78 (12.70%) JIRA
4 65 (10.59%) Selenium
5 35 (5.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 33 (5.37%) Cucumber
7 30 (4.89%) SoapUI
8 29 (4.72%) JMeter
9 26 (4.23%) Maven
10 25 (4.07%) Visual Studio Team System
11 21 (3.42%) Gatling
12 17 (2.77%) JUnit
12 17 (2.77%) Subversion
13 16 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
13 16 (2.61%) SpecFlow
14 14 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 14 (2.28%) LoadRunner
14 14 (2.28%) SonarQube
15 13 (2.12%) Visual Studio
16 11 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 125 (20.36%) Finance
2 24 (3.91%) Banking
3 16 (2.61%) Public Sector
4 9 (1.47%) Financial Institution
4 9 (1.47%) Games
4 9 (1.47%) Retail
4 9 (1.47%) Retail Banking
5 8 (1.30%) Marketing
6 7 (1.14%) Legal
7 6 (0.98%) Publishing
8 5 (0.81%) Back Office
8 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.65%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.49%) Advertising
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 134 (21.82%) Developer
2 106 (17.26%) DevOps Engineer
3 88 (14.33%) Software Engineer
4 52 (8.47%) AWS Engineer
5 47 (7.65%) Platform Engineer
6 38 (6.19%) AWS DevOps
6 38 (6.19%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 36 (5.86%) Azure Engineer
8 34 (5.54%) Cloud Engineer
9 32 (5.21%) Architect
9 32 (5.21%) Software Developer
10 31 (5.05%) .NET Developer
11 26 (4.23%) C# Developer
11 26 (4.23%) Java Engineer
12 22 (3.58%) Senior Developer
13 20 (3.26%) Analyst
14 19 (3.09%) Python Engineer
15 17 (2.77%) Consultant
15 17 (2.77%) Linux Engineer
16 16 (2.61%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (22.48%) .NET
2 81 (13.19%) AngularJS
3 72 (11.73%) Node.js
4 61 (9.93%) .NET Core
5 54 (8.79%) React
6 48 (7.82%) ASP.NET
6 48 (7.82%) Web Services
7 39 (6.35%) .NET Framework
8 32 (5.21%) CSS
9 30 (4.89%) HTML
10 27 (4.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 25 (4.07%) RESTful
12 24 (3.91%) Spring
13 20 (3.26%) Spring Boot
14 19 (3.09%) Vue.js
15 18 (2.93%) Razor View Engine
16 17 (2.77%) RabbitMQ
16 17 (2.77%) Redux
17 16 (2.61%) Kafka
18 15 (2.44%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (9.45%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (3.42%) Mainframe
4 19 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 15 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.95%) Public Cloud
7 11 (1.79%) Mobile App
7 11 (1.79%) NHS
8 10 (1.63%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.63%) User Experience
9 6 (0.98%) Algorithms
9 6 (0.98%) Data Structures
9 6 (0.98%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.98%) Private Cloud
10 5 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (0.65%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.49%) iSeries
12 3 (0.49%) Over-the-Top Content
12 3 (0.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 93 (15.15%) Linux
2 85 (13.84%) Windows
3 35 (5.70%) Windows Server
4 27 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (3.26%) Android
7 14 (2.28%) Unix
8 13 (2.12%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.81%) CentOS
10 4 (0.65%) HPUX
10 4 (0.65%) zOS
11 1 (0.16%) Debian
11 1 (0.16%) MVS
11 1 (0.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 364 (59.28%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (23.45%) Scrum
3 135 (21.99%) Software Engineering
4 123 (20.03%) Continuous Integration
5 114 (18.57%) Test Automation
6 95 (15.47%) TDD
7 90 (14.66%) Microservices
8 78 (12.70%) BDD
9 70 (11.40%) Kanban
10 65 (10.59%) Configuration Management
11 60 (9.77%) Continuous Delivery
12 55 (8.96%) Business Analysis
12 55 (8.96%) Open Source
13 52 (8.47%) Mentoring
13 52 (8.47%) MVC
14 48 (7.82%) Deployment Automation
15 47 (7.65%) Software Testing
16 43 (7.00%) DNA
17 40 (6.51%) Software Delivery
18 37 (6.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 193 (31.43%) Python
2 191 (31.11%) Java
3 169 (27.52%) C#
4 115 (18.73%) SQL
5 111 (18.08%) JavaScript
6 70 (11.40%) Bash Shell
7 60 (9.77%) Ruby
8 51 (8.31%) Scala
9 48 (7.82%) Go
9 48 (7.82%) PowerShell
10 43 (7.00%) PHP
11 25 (4.07%) Kotlin
12 24 (3.91%) C++
13 23 (3.75%) Shell Script
14 22 (3.58%) C
15 18 (2.93%) Java 8
16 17 (2.77%) COBOL
17 15 (2.44%) TypeScript
18 14 (2.28%) PL/SQL
19 12 (1.95%) Perl
Qualifications
1 20 (3.26%) Degree
2 15 (2.44%) AWS Certification
3 10 (1.63%) Security Cleared
4 9 (1.47%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.81%) MCP
6 4 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.49%) CISA
7 3 (0.49%) CISM
7 3 (0.49%) CISSP
7 3 (0.49%) MCSE
7 3 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.49%) RHCE
8 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.33%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.16%) CRISC
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.07%) QA
2 5 (0.81%) HL7
3 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.33%) GDPR
4 2 (0.33%) GLBA
4 2 (0.33%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.16%) NCSC
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 136 (22.15%) Docker
2 15 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.95%) Hyper-V
3 12 (1.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
5 7 (1.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 3 (0.49%) Postfix
6 3 (0.49%) vSphere
7 2 (0.33%) HDFS
7 2 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.33%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.16%) Firmware
8 1 (0.16%) RACF
8 1 (0.16%) Squid
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 122 (19.87%) Kubernetes
2 116 (18.89%) Terraform
3 104 (16.94%) Ansible
4 87 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
5 84 (13.68%) Puppet
6 14 (2.28%) HP Quality Center
7 12 (1.95%) Rancher
8 9 (1.47%) CA Service Virtualization
9 7 (1.14%) Prometheus
10 6 (0.98%) Cobbler
11 5 (0.81%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.65%) Pingdom
13 3 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.49%) Graphite
13 3 (0.49%) Kibana
14 2 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.33%) Nagios
14 2 (0.33%) Opsview
14 2 (0.33%) Packer
15 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 76 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 61 (9.93%) Oracle
3 47 (7.65%) Google
4 27 (4.40%) VMware
5 22 (3.58%) Red Hat
6 21 (3.42%) Xamarin
7 19 (3.09%) HP
8 16 (2.61%) IBM
9 14 (2.28%) Unisys
10 12 (1.95%) Rackspace
11 11 (1.79%) Citrix
11 11 (1.79%) EnterpriseDB
12 9 (1.47%) CA
12 9 (1.47%) Cisco
13 7 (1.14%) Aruba
13 7 (1.14%) Fortinet
13 7 (1.14%) Juniper
13 7 (1.14%) NETGEAR
14 6 (0.98%) Atlassian
15 5 (0.81%) Northgate