Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 6 13 18
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 +38
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 397 546 637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 18.59% 12.15% 10.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.92% 13.33% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 400 496 604
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £34,750 £37,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £74,375 £70,175
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 1,993 4,095 5,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.31% 91.16% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,695 3,427 4,959
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £47,250 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.18% -3.41% +3.53%

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 10 August 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 10 August 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 +7 311 £50,000 -9.09% 39
Halifax +8 23 £75,000 +66.67% 1
Bradford +1 21 £50,000 +3.09% 4
Wakefield +24 13 £60,000 +11.11%
Huddersfield +20 9 £51,250 -16.33% 1
Otley +2 3 - -
Pontefract - 1 £42,500 -
DevOps
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 10 August 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.

1 211 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (37.53%) Azure
3 147 (37.03%) AWS
4 146 (36.78%) Python
5 135 (34.01%) Java
6 121 (30.48%) Software Engineering
7 117 (29.47%) JavaScript
8 98 (24.69%) C#
9 97 (24.43%) Docker
10 85 (21.41%) .NET
11 81 (20.40%) Terraform
12 78 (19.65%) Microservices
13 73 (18.39%) Node.js
14 72 (18.14%) Kubernetes
15 68 (17.13%) SQL
16 65 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
17 63 (15.87%) Jenkins
18 61 (15.37%) Ansible
19 60 (15.11%) Scrum
20 59 (14.86%) AngularJS
21 57 (14.36%) Go
21 57 (14.36%) Git (software)
22 52 (13.10%) Open Source
23 51 (12.85%) Oracle
24 50 (12.59%) TDD
25 49 (12.34%) Test Automation
26 48 (12.09%) Scala
26 48 (12.09%) Puppet
27 47 (11.84%) Bash Shell
27 47 (11.84%) Opscode Chef

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 19 (4.79%) Confluence
2 14 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.27%) CMS
4 11 (2.77%) IIS
5 10 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (2.52%) Jadu
5 10 (2.52%) WordPress
6 7 (1.76%) Apache
7 6 (1.51%) nginx
7 6 (1.51%) OpenStack
8 5 (1.26%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.01%) CICS
9 4 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.25%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Fuse
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (1.26%) Magento
1 5 (1.26%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 149 (37.53%) Azure
2 147 (37.03%) AWS
3 42 (10.58%) Serverless
4 41 (10.33%) AWS Lambda
5 32 (8.06%) GCP
6 29 (7.30%) AWS CloudFormation
7 23 (5.79%) Amazon EC2
8 19 (4.79%) Amazon S3
9 16 (4.03%) IaaS
10 10 (2.52%) Amazon ECS
11 9 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 8 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (1.76%) AWS Fargate
13 7 (1.76%) OpenShift
13 7 (1.76%) Route 53
14 6 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
14 6 (1.51%) CloudFront
15 5 (1.26%) PaaS
15 5 (1.26%) SaaS
16 4 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.28%) WAN
2 14 (3.53%) LAN
3 12 (3.02%) SAN
4 9 (2.27%) Firewall
5 8 (2.02%) VPN
6 7 (1.76%) DNS
6 7 (1.76%) Internet
7 6 (1.51%) BIG-IP
7 6 (1.51%) DHCP
8 5 (1.26%) Broadband
8 5 (1.26%) Skype
9 3 (0.76%) BGP
9 3 (0.76%) HSRP
9 3 (0.76%) IPv4
9 3 (0.76%) IPv6
9 3 (0.76%) OSPF
9 3 (0.76%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (0.76%) Spanning Tree
9 3 (0.76%) VLAN
10 2 (0.50%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.84%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.81%) MySQL
3 19 (4.79%) NoSQL
4 16 (4.03%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (3.78%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.27%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (2.02%) Data Lake
9 6 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.01%) Amazon Aurora
11 4 (1.01%) Redis
12 3 (0.76%) Big Data
13 2 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.50%) Apache Hive
13 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
14 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.25%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (15.87%) Jenkins
2 57 (14.36%) Git (software)
3 31 (7.81%) JIRA
4 19 (4.79%) Selenium
5 16 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 13 (3.27%) Visual Studio Team System
8 12 (3.02%) Maven
9 10 (2.52%) GitLab
10 9 (2.27%) JUnit
11 8 (2.02%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.02%) Subversion
11 8 (2.02%) WebDriver
12 7 (1.76%) IBM UrbanCode
12 7 (1.76%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.51%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.51%) Visual Studio
14 5 (1.26%) JMeter
14 5 (1.26%) SoapUI
14 5 (1.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 47 (11.84%) Finance
2 16 (4.03%) Banking
3 11 (2.77%) Marketing
4 10 (2.52%) Public Sector
5 9 (2.27%) Retail
6 7 (1.76%) Games
6 7 (1.76%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.01%) Back Office
9 3 (0.76%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 110 (27.71%) Developer
2 79 (19.90%) Software Engineer
3 64 (16.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 38 (9.57%) AWS Engineer
5 29 (7.30%) Java Engineer
6 26 (6.55%) .NET Developer
6 26 (6.55%) AWS DevOps
6 26 (6.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 26 (6.55%) Python Engineer
6 26 (6.55%) Software Developer
7 23 (5.79%) Java Software Engineer
8 22 (5.54%) Architect
9 21 (5.29%) Platform Engineer
9 21 (5.29%) Python Software Engineer
10 20 (5.04%) Azure Engineer
11 18 (4.53%) C# Developer
11 18 (4.53%) Cloud Engineer
12 17 (4.28%) Senior Developer
13 15 (3.78%) C# .NET Developer
14 13 (3.27%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (21.41%) .NET
2 73 (18.39%) Node.js
3 59 (14.86%) AngularJS
4 43 (10.83%) React
5 35 (8.82%) .NET Core
6 34 (8.56%) Web Services
7 28 (7.05%) CSS
7 28 (7.05%) HTML
8 23 (5.79%) ASP.NET
9 20 (5.04%) Kafka
10 18 (4.53%) RESTful
11 17 (4.28%) .NET Framework
12 16 (4.03%) HTML5
13 15 (3.78%) jQuery
13 15 (3.78%) Spring
14 14 (3.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (3.27%) RabbitMQ
15 13 (3.27%) Spring Boot
16 12 (3.02%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (2.27%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.07%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (5.79%) Mainframe
3 13 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (3.27%) User Experience
4 11 (2.77%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (2.27%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 8 (2.02%) NHS
7 7 (1.76%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.51%) Cloud Native
8 6 (1.51%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.51%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.01%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
10 3 (0.76%) RIA
11 2 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.34%) Linux
1 45 (11.34%) Windows
2 21 (5.29%) Windows Server
3 13 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (2.77%) Android
5 6 (1.51%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.01%) Unix
6 4 (1.01%) zOS
7 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.50%) CentOS
8 2 (0.50%) HPUX
9 1 (0.25%) Debian
9 1 (0.25%) MVS
9 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (30.48%) Software Engineering
3 78 (19.65%) Microservices
4 65 (16.37%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (15.11%) Scrum
6 52 (13.10%) Open Source
7 50 (12.59%) TDD
8 49 (12.34%) Test Automation
9 39 (9.82%) Configuration Management
10 37 (9.32%) Kanban
11 36 (9.07%) BDD
11 36 (9.07%) MVC
11 36 (9.07%) SDLC
12 34 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
13 33 (8.31%) Mentoring
14 32 (8.06%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (7.30%) Deployment Automation
16 26 (6.55%) Service Delivery
17 22 (5.54%) ITIL
18 20 (5.04%) OO
Programming Languages
1 146 (36.78%) Python
2 135 (34.01%) Java
3 117 (29.47%) JavaScript
4 98 (24.69%) C#
5 68 (17.13%) SQL
6 57 (14.36%) Go
7 48 (12.09%) Scala
8 47 (11.84%) Bash Shell
9 29 (7.30%) PHP
10 24 (6.05%) PowerShell
11 23 (5.79%) Ruby
12 15 (3.78%) Shell Script
13 14 (3.53%) Kotlin
14 13 (3.27%) COBOL
15 10 (2.52%) PL/SQL
15 10 (2.52%) TypeScript
16 7 (1.76%) C++
16 7 (1.76%) Groovy
16 7 (1.76%) JCL
16 7 (1.76%) REXX
Qualifications
1 18 (4.53%) Degree
2 16 (4.03%) Security Cleared
3 14 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
4 10 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (2.52%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.51%) AWS Certification
6 4 (1.01%) MCP
7 2 (0.50%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.50%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.25%) MCSD
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.05%) QA
2 8 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.01%) SLA
4 2 (0.50%) HL7
5 1 (0.25%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.25%) NCSC
System Software
1 97 (24.43%) Docker
2 9 (2.27%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.50%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 81 (20.40%) Terraform
2 72 (18.14%) Kubernetes
3 61 (15.37%) Ansible
4 48 (12.09%) Puppet
5 47 (11.84%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (2.02%) Rancher
7 7 (1.76%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (1.01%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.76%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.76%) Kibana
9 3 (0.76%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.50%) Grafana
10 2 (0.50%) HP Fortify
10 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.50%) Nagios
10 2 (0.50%) WebInspect
11 1 (0.25%) Packer
11 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 51 (12.85%) Oracle
2 30 (7.56%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.53%) Google
3 14 (3.53%) VMware
3 14 (3.53%) Xamarin
4 12 (3.02%) IBM
4 12 (3.02%) Unisys
5 10 (2.52%) EnterpriseDB
5 10 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.02%) Hitachi
7 7 (1.76%) Aruba
7 7 (1.76%) CA
7 7 (1.76%) Cisco
7 7 (1.76%) Fortinet
7 7 (1.76%) Juniper
7 7 (1.76%) NETGEAR
7 7 (1.76%) Rackspace
8 6 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
8 6 (1.51%) Workday
9 5 (1.26%) Northgate