Period
to 16 July 2019

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 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 18 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 +38 +5
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 527 655 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.68% 9.92% 4.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.84% 10.57% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 456 589 294
West Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £34,228
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £72,125
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 4,105 6,194 6,682
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 90.98% 93.85% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,452 5,231 5,746
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 -2 392 £55,000 +8.37% 89
Bradford +35 34 £45,000 -1.10% 6
Halifax -3 33 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Otley - 25 - - 3
Wakefield -10 12 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Sowerby Bridge - 8 £39,700 -
Wetherby - 3 £60,000 -
Huddersfield - 2 £61,250 - 2
DevOps
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 July 2019, 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.

1 354 (67.17%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (40.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 155 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
4 152 (28.84%) JavaScript
5 146 (27.70%) SQL
6 143 (27.13%) Microsoft
7 141 (26.76%) Java
7 141 (26.76%) C#
8 135 (25.62%) Software Engineering
9 130 (24.67%) .NET
10 123 (23.34%) Finance
11 121 (22.96%) Scrum
12 119 (22.58%) Python
13 118 (22.39%) Docker
14 116 (22.01%) Linux
15 114 (21.63%) Continuous Integration
16 108 (20.49%) Git (software)
17 103 (19.54%) TDD
18 96 (18.22%) Jenkins
19 89 (16.89%) Kubernetes
20 81 (15.37%) Windows
20 81 (15.37%) MVC
21 77 (14.61%) Opscode Chef
22 75 (14.23%) Microservices
23 72 (13.66%) Ansible
24 71 (13.47%) Terraform
25 70 (13.28%) ASP.NET
26 68 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
27 67 (12.71%) Ruby
27 67 (12.71%) Open Source

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 22 (4.17%) Apache
2 20 (3.80%) nginx
3 19 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (3.42%) Confluence
5 16 (3.04%) IIS
6 13 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.71%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (1.14%) Skype for Business
10 5 (0.95%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.76%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.57%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.57%) Mule
12 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2007
14 1 (0.19%) FileNet
14 1 (0.19%) JBoss
14 1 (0.19%) SAS
14 1 (0.19%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 17 (3.23%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.19%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) SPSS
2 1 (0.19%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 211 (40.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (12.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 39 (7.40%) IaaS
5 32 (6.07%) PaaS
6 25 (4.74%) Azure Stack
6 25 (4.74%) GitHub
7 16 (3.04%) IBM Cloud
7 16 (3.04%) Slack
8 13 (2.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 11 (2.09%) AWS CloudFormation
10 9 (1.71%) SaaS
11 8 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (1.52%) Office 365
12 6 (1.14%) Amazon ECS
12 6 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 4 (0.76%) AWS CodePipeline
14 4 (0.76%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.38%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 34 (6.45%) Firewall
2 28 (5.31%) DNS
3 14 (2.66%) DHCP
4 12 (2.28%) VPN
5 8 (1.52%) Broadband
6 7 (1.33%) Internet
6 7 (1.33%) VLAN
6 7 (1.33%) WAN
7 5 (0.95%) IPv4
8 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.38%) FTP
9 2 (0.38%) HTTP
9 2 (0.38%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.38%) ICMP
9 2 (0.38%) Network Security
9 2 (0.38%) SMTP
9 2 (0.38%) SNMP
9 2 (0.38%) SSL
10 1 (0.19%) Bluetooth
10 1 (0.19%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (11.76%) MySQL
2 47 (8.92%) NoSQL
3 42 (7.97%) SQL Server
4 31 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 31 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (2.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (2.28%) Redis
7 11 (2.09%) Riak
8 8 (1.52%) Big Data
8 8 (1.52%) Blockchain
9 5 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (0.95%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.76%) Apache Hive
10 4 (0.76%) InfluxDB
11 3 (0.57%) HBase
11 3 (0.57%) Spark SQL
11 3 (0.57%) Sqoop
12 2 (0.38%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (0.38%) BigQuery
12 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 108 (20.49%) Git (software)
2 96 (18.22%) Jenkins
3 51 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 34 (6.45%) JIRA
5 25 (4.74%) Selenium
6 21 (3.98%) Maven
6 21 (3.98%) Subversion
7 19 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 18 (3.42%) Sonatype Nexus
9 17 (3.23%) GitLab
10 16 (3.04%) Mercurial
11 15 (2.85%) Visual Studio
12 12 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 12 (2.28%) CircleCI
12 12 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
13 11 (2.09%) Bitbucket
13 11 (2.09%) Cucumber
13 11 (2.09%) Xcode
14 10 (1.90%) JMeter
15 8 (1.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 123 (23.34%) Finance
2 35 (6.64%) Retail
3 27 (5.12%) Banking
4 15 (2.85%) Local Government
4 15 (2.85%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.71%) Marketing
6 3 (0.57%) Games
6 3 (0.57%) Online Betting
6 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.38%) Billing
7 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Back Office
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (26.38%) Developer
2 98 (18.60%) DevOps Engineer
3 86 (16.32%) Software Engineer
4 58 (11.01%) Architect
5 50 (9.49%) Cloud Engineer
6 46 (8.73%) Software Developer
7 36 (6.83%) Java Engineer
8 34 (6.45%) Platform Engineer
9 33 (6.26%) Java Software Engineer
10 29 (5.50%) AWS Engineer
11 26 (4.93%) Cloud Architect
12 25 (4.74%) C# Developer
13 24 (4.55%) Java Developer
13 24 (4.55%) Senior Developer
14 23 (4.36%) .NET Developer
15 20 (3.80%) Linux Engineer
16 19 (3.61%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 19 (3.61%) Linux/Unix DevOps
16 19 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
17 18 (3.42%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (24.67%) .NET
2 70 (13.28%) ASP.NET
3 54 (10.25%) React
4 49 (9.30%) jQuery
5 45 (8.54%) Spring
6 44 (8.35%) Node.js
6 44 (8.35%) Web Services
7 42 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (7.97%) HTML
8 41 (7.78%) AngularJS
9 40 (7.59%) CSS
10 38 (7.21%) .NET Framework
11 35 (6.64%) Kafka
12 29 (5.50%) RabbitMQ
12 29 (5.50%) Spring Boot
12 29 (5.50%) Vue.js
13 27 (5.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (4.74%) .NET Core
15 22 (4.17%) REST
16 20 (3.80%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
2 44 (8.35%) Greenfield Project
3 34 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 31 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 22 (4.17%) Data Centre
6 20 (3.80%) User Experience
7 18 (3.42%) NHS
8 17 (3.23%) Management Information System
8 17 (3.23%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (1.33%) Private Cloud
10 5 (0.95%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.95%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.38%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.38%) HP Storage
11 2 (0.38%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.19%) CMDB
12 1 (0.19%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.19%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 116 (22.01%) Linux
2 81 (15.37%) Windows
3 26 (4.93%) Unix
3 26 (4.93%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.66%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.52%) Android
5 8 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.38%) AIX
6 2 (0.38%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.38%) VMS
6 2 (0.38%) zOS
7 1 (0.19%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 354 (67.17%) Agile Software Development
2 135 (25.62%) Software Engineering
3 121 (22.96%) Scrum
4 114 (21.63%) Continuous Integration
5 103 (19.54%) TDD
6 81 (15.37%) MVC
7 75 (14.23%) Microservices
8 67 (12.71%) Open Source
9 62 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
10 60 (11.39%) Test Automation
11 55 (10.44%) Migration
12 54 (10.25%) Configuration Management
13 50 (9.49%) BDD
13 50 (9.49%) Kanban
13 50 (9.49%) Mentoring
14 46 (8.73%) Continuous Improvement
15 43 (8.16%) Artificial Intelligence
16 42 (7.97%) Continuous Delivery
17 40 (7.59%) OO
18 37 (7.02%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 152 (28.84%) JavaScript
2 146 (27.70%) SQL
3 141 (26.76%) C#
3 141 (26.76%) Java
4 119 (22.58%) Python
5 67 (12.71%) Ruby
6 48 (9.11%) Bash Shell
7 39 (7.40%) PowerShell
8 36 (6.83%) PHP
9 27 (5.12%) Java 8
10 26 (4.93%) Scala
11 21 (3.98%) Perl
12 20 (3.80%) Groovy
12 20 (3.80%) Shell Script
12 20 (3.80%) VB
13 18 (3.42%) Kotlin
14 17 (3.23%) C++
15 15 (2.85%) TypeScript
16 12 (2.28%) Java 9
17 11 (2.09%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 48 (9.11%) Degree
2 14 (2.66%) ISTQB
3 12 (2.28%) AWS Certification
4 10 (1.90%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.57%) ISEB
7 3 (0.57%) RHCE
7 3 (0.57%) RHCSA
8 1 (0.19%) MCSA
8 1 (0.19%) MCSE
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.31%) QA
2 14 (2.66%) SLA
3 10 (1.90%) GDPR
4 8 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.33%) Cyber Essentials
5 7 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.57%) WCAG
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 118 (22.39%) Docker
2 34 (6.45%) Active Directory
3 16 (3.04%) Virtual Machines
4 13 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (1.71%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.76%) Firmware
6 4 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.57%) Apache Flume
7 3 (0.57%) HDFS
8 2 (0.38%) XenApp
9 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 89 (16.89%) Kubernetes
2 77 (14.61%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (13.66%) Ansible
4 71 (13.47%) Terraform
5 61 (11.57%) Puppet
6 17 (3.23%) Rancher
7 16 (3.04%) Prometheus
8 12 (2.28%) Cobbler
8 12 (2.28%) Tivoli
9 8 (1.52%) Grafana
10 7 (1.33%) Kibana
11 6 (1.14%) Consul
11 6 (1.14%) logstash
11 6 (1.14%) Packer
12 5 (0.95%) Docker Swarm
12 5 (0.95%) Nagios
13 4 (0.76%) CFEngine
14 3 (0.57%) Oozie
14 3 (0.57%) Opsview
15 2 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 143 (27.13%) Microsoft
2 65 (12.33%) Google
3 42 (7.97%) VMware
4 28 (5.31%) Xamarin
5 23 (4.36%) Rackspace
6 20 (3.80%) AppDynamics
7 18 (3.42%) Oracle
8 17 (3.23%) IBM
8 17 (3.23%) Splunk
9 12 (2.28%) EnterpriseDB
10 7 (1.33%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.14%) Dynatrace
11 6 (1.14%) Symantec
12 5 (0.95%) Atlassian
13 3 (0.57%) Citrix
13 3 (0.57%) Cloudera
13 3 (0.57%) Hortonworks
13 3 (0.57%) HP
14 2 (0.38%) Cadence
14 2 (0.38%) Dell