Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 47 61
Rank change year-on-year +29 +14 +36
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 536 353 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.80% 5.19% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.72% 5.57% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 512 304 262
West Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £70,875 £68,520
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.91% +8.42% -

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 5,002 6,339 7,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.43% 93.15% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4,130 5,330 6,140
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,875 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.24% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in West Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps in West Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 +18 425 £52,500 - 56
Bradford +67 54 £44,000 -2.22% 8
Halifax +7 16 £52,000 -30.67% 2
Wakefield +1 12 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Huddersfield -4 4 £48,750 -25.00% 2
Wetherby - 1 £55,000 -
Hebden Bridge - 1 £35,000 -
Pudsey - 1 - -
DevOps
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 334 (62.31%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (38.06%) Amazon AWS
3 172 (32.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 170 (31.72%) Python
5 155 (28.92%) Jenkins
6 149 (27.80%) Puppet
7 141 (26.31%) Linux
7 141 (26.31%) Finance
8 137 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
9 133 (24.81%) SQL
10 131 (24.44%) C#
11 129 (24.07%) Ansible
12 126 (23.51%) Software Engineering
13 124 (23.13%) Java
14 123 (22.95%) Docker
15 122 (22.76%) Microsoft
16 117 (21.83%) Bash Shell
17 114 (21.27%) Git (software)
18 106 (19.78%) JavaScript
18 106 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
19 103 (19.22%) .NET
20 101 (18.84%) Configuration Management
21 92 (17.16%) Scrum
21 92 (17.16%) Greenfield Project
22 87 (16.23%) TDD
23 84 (15.67%) Test Automation
24 77 (14.37%) Ruby
25 72 (13.43%) PowerShell
26 71 (13.25%) MVC
26 71 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery

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 20 (3.73%) OpenStack
2 19 (3.54%) CloudStack
3 16 (2.99%) Elasticsearch
4 15 (2.80%) SharePoint
5 14 (2.61%) nginx
6 13 (2.43%) Confluence
7 11 (2.05%) Skype for Business
8 8 (1.49%) MS Exchange
9 6 (1.12%) Apache
9 6 (1.12%) Apache Spark
9 6 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.12%) JBoss
9 6 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (0.56%) IIS
13 2 (0.37%) Drupal
13 2 (0.37%) Mule
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.19%) HipChat
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 204 (38.06%) Amazon AWS
2 172 (32.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 63 (11.75%) PaaS
4 62 (11.57%) IaaS
5 50 (9.33%) SaaS
6 22 (4.10%) AWS CloudFormation
7 15 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (2.24%) GitHub
9 9 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (1.68%) Slack
10 8 (1.49%) npm
11 7 (1.31%) OpenShift
12 6 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
13 5 (0.93%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.93%) Serverless
14 4 (0.75%) Office 365
15 3 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 3 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
16 2 (0.37%) AWS Lambda
16 2 (0.37%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.99%) Firewall
2 15 (2.80%) DNS
3 10 (1.87%) SAN
4 8 (1.49%) Asterisk PBX
4 8 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (1.49%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (1.49%) VoIP
5 5 (0.93%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.93%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.75%) DHCP
7 3 (0.56%) AMQP
7 3 (0.56%) FTP
7 3 (0.56%) HTTP
7 3 (0.56%) ICMP
7 3 (0.56%) LAN
7 3 (0.56%) SMTP
7 3 (0.56%) SNMP
7 3 (0.56%) SSL
7 3 (0.56%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.82%) SQL Server
2 45 (8.40%) NoSQL
3 20 (3.73%) MySQL
4 19 (3.54%) Redis
5 14 (2.61%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (2.61%) MongoDB
5 14 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.43%) Riak
7 11 (2.05%) Big Data
7 11 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.05%) Hadoop
8 9 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
8 9 (1.68%) Power BI
9 7 (1.31%) QlikView
9 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (0.93%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
11 4 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 155 (28.92%) Jenkins
2 114 (21.27%) Git (software)
3 35 (6.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 35 (6.53%) JIRA
3 35 (6.53%) Subversion
4 32 (5.97%) TeamCity
5 26 (4.85%) Selenium
6 23 (4.29%) Maven
7 22 (4.10%) Sonatype Nexus
8 20 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (3.54%) GitLab
9 19 (3.54%) Mercurial
10 18 (3.36%) SonarQube
11 17 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (3.17%) SpecFlow
12 14 (2.61%) Bitbucket
13 10 (1.87%) PHPUnit
13 10 (1.87%) Visual Studio
14 9 (1.68%) Vagrant
15 8 (1.49%) Trac
General
1 141 (26.31%) Finance
2 23 (4.29%) Retail
3 18 (3.36%) Telecoms
4 9 (1.68%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.12%) Banking
5 6 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.12%) Publishing
6 5 (0.93%) Local Government
6 5 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.75%) Back Office
7 4 (0.75%) Electronics
8 3 (0.56%) Games
8 3 (0.56%) Marketing
9 2 (0.37%) Legal
9 2 (0.37%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Law
Job Titles
1 141 (26.31%) DevOps Engineer
2 137 (25.56%) Developer
3 64 (11.94%) Platform Engineer
4 51 (9.51%) C# Developer
5 48 (8.96%) Software Engineer
6 45 (8.40%) AWS Engineer
7 42 (7.84%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 41 (7.65%) Linux Engineer
9 38 (7.09%) AWS DevOps
9 38 (7.09%) Cloud Engineer
10 36 (6.72%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 34 (6.34%) Senior Developer
12 33 (6.16%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 31 (5.78%) .NET Developer
14 30 (5.60%) AWS Developer
15 28 (5.22%) Architect
15 28 (5.22%) Java Engineer
16 27 (5.04%) Java Software Engineer
17 26 (4.85%) C# .NET Developer
18 23 (4.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (19.22%) .NET
2 51 (9.51%) ASP.NET
3 47 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 43 (8.02%) Web Services
5 41 (7.65%) Spring
6 39 (7.28%) HTML
7 38 (7.09%) CSS
7 38 (7.09%) Node.js
8 34 (6.34%) Spring Boot
9 30 (5.60%) RabbitMQ
10 28 (5.22%) AngularJS
11 25 (4.66%) .NET Core
12 19 (3.54%) Middleware
13 18 (3.36%) REST
14 17 (3.17%) Kafka
15 16 (2.99%) Spring Security
16 15 (2.80%) .NET Framework
16 15 (2.80%) React
17 14 (2.61%) jQuery
18 12 (2.24%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 92 (17.16%) Greenfield Project
2 50 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (3.92%) Data Centre
3 21 (3.92%) User Experience
4 20 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.43%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.05%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.12%) EFT
8 6 (1.12%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.12%) Replication
9 5 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.75%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.75%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.75%) Private Cloud
11 3 (0.56%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.37%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.37%) Life Science
12 2 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 141 (26.31%) Linux
2 67 (12.50%) Unix
3 46 (8.58%) Windows
4 25 (4.66%) CentOS
4 25 (4.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (4.10%) Android
6 13 (2.43%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.24%) Apple iOS
8 11 (2.05%) Ubuntu
9 8 (1.49%) VMS
9 8 (1.49%) Windows 10
9 8 (1.49%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.49%) Windows 8
9 8 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (1.49%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.56%) HPUX
11 2 (0.37%) Debian
11 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.19%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 334 (62.31%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (25.56%) Continuous Integration
3 126 (23.51%) Software Engineering
4 101 (18.84%) Configuration Management
5 92 (17.16%) Scrum
6 87 (16.23%) TDD
7 84 (15.67%) Test Automation
8 71 (13.25%) Continuous Delivery
8 71 (13.25%) MVC
9 61 (11.38%) BDD
10 59 (11.01%) Open Source
11 55 (10.26%) Deployment Automation
12 46 (8.58%) Mentoring
13 45 (8.40%) Pair Programming
14 43 (8.02%) Microservices
15 37 (6.90%) Problem-Solving
16 33 (6.16%) Disaster Recovery
17 32 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
18 31 (5.78%) Analytics
18 31 (5.78%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 170 (31.72%) Python
2 133 (24.81%) SQL
3 131 (24.44%) C#
4 124 (23.13%) Java
5 117 (21.83%) Bash Shell
6 106 (19.78%) JavaScript
7 77 (14.37%) Ruby
8 72 (13.43%) PowerShell
9 66 (12.31%) PHP
10 43 (8.02%) Java 8
11 37 (6.90%) Perl
12 34 (6.34%) Shell Script
13 33 (6.16%) C++
14 24 (4.48%) Java 9
15 18 (3.36%) Kotlin
15 18 (3.36%) T-SQL
16 15 (2.80%) Apple Swift
17 14 (2.61%) Scala
18 12 (2.24%) Objective-C
19 8 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (3.73%) Degree
2 13 (2.43%) CISSP
3 8 (1.49%) AWS Certification
4 4 (0.75%) RHCE
4 4 (0.75%) RHCSA
5 2 (0.37%) CISM
5 2 (0.37%) MBA
6 1 (0.19%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.19%) CISA
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.19%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.19%) ISEB
6 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.19%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.17%) QA
2 14 (2.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.87%) PMO
4 9 (1.68%) GDPR
5 8 (1.49%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.75%) SLA
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 123 (22.95%) Docker
2 29 (5.41%) Active Directory
3 19 (3.54%) vSphere
4 13 (2.43%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (1.87%) Xen
6 10 (1.87%) XenServer
7 8 (1.49%) pfSense
8 5 (0.93%) HDFS
9 4 (0.75%) Firmware
10 3 (0.56%) XenApp
11 1 (0.19%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 149 (27.80%) Puppet
2 129 (24.07%) Ansible
3 106 (19.78%) Opscode Chef
4 62 (11.57%) Terraform
5 61 (11.38%) Kubernetes
6 34 (6.34%) Cobbler
7 26 (4.85%) ZABBIX
8 24 (4.48%) Docker Swarm
9 22 (4.10%) Tivoli
10 17 (3.17%) Cacti
10 17 (3.17%) Munin
11 15 (2.80%) Mesos
12 13 (2.43%) Prometheus
12 13 (2.43%) Rancher
13 9 (1.68%) Packer
14 6 (1.12%) Consul
15 5 (0.93%) Rundeck
16 4 (0.75%) Grafana
16 4 (0.75%) Graphite
16 4 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 122 (22.76%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.77%) Oracle
3 46 (8.58%) Xamarin
4 40 (7.46%) VMware
5 25 (4.66%) Google
6 24 (4.48%) Red Hat
7 22 (4.10%) EnterpriseDB
8 18 (3.36%) Splunk
9 11 (2.05%) Citrix
10 10 (1.87%) Dell
10 10 (1.87%) SaltStack
11 9 (1.68%) MuleSoft
11 9 (1.68%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (1.49%) Brocade
13 7 (1.31%) AppDynamics
13 7 (1.31%) Cognos
13 7 (1.31%) Informatica
13 7 (1.31%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.31%) Tableau
14 5 (0.93%) Veritas