Period
to 26 September 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

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

Development Operations Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 154 194
Rank change year-on-year +51 +40 +76
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 232 202 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.66% 2.01% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 2.06% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 225 177 147
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -10.53%
10th Percentile £36,650 £34,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 8,448 9,822 11,027
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.50% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6,975 8,243 9,172
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £62,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
West Yorkshire +49 175 £55,000 +15.79% 15
North Yorkshire -18 33 £52,500 +5.00% 3
South Yorkshire +7 20 £50,000 -13.04% 3
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 2018, DevOps Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 232 (100.00%) DevOps
2 134 (57.76%) Linux
3 127 (54.74%) Amazon AWS
4 124 (53.45%) Puppet
5 122 (52.59%) Python
6 108 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
7 103 (44.40%) Ansible
8 99 (42.67%) Opscode Chef
8 99 (42.67%) Bash Shell
9 86 (37.07%) Docker
10 82 (35.34%) Jenkins
10 82 (35.34%) Configuration Management
11 71 (30.60%) Microsoft Azure
12 69 (29.74%) Git (software)
13 68 (29.31%) Finance
14 66 (28.45%) Ruby
15 56 (24.14%) Terraform
16 55 (23.71%) Unix
17 51 (21.98%) Kubernetes
18 46 (19.83%) SQL
18 46 (19.83%) PowerShell
19 44 (18.97%) Test Automation
20 39 (16.81%) Windows
21 37 (15.95%) Scrum
22 36 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (14.22%) Deployment Automation
23 33 (14.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
23 33 (14.22%) Perl
23 33 (14.22%) Shell Script
24 30 (12.93%) JIRA

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (7.76%) CloudStack
2 16 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 14 (6.03%) Apache
4 12 (5.17%) Confluence
4 12 (5.17%) OpenStack
5 11 (4.74%) IIS
5 11 (4.74%) JBoss
6 5 (2.16%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.72%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.29%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.86%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.86%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.86%) CMS
9 2 (0.86%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 127 (54.74%) Amazon AWS
2 71 (30.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (8.19%) IaaS
4 18 (7.76%) SaaS
5 14 (6.03%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (6.03%) Cloud Computing
6 12 (5.17%) Amazon S3
6 12 (5.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (5.17%) PaaS
7 11 (4.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (3.45%) Serverless
9 7 (3.02%) Amazon SQS
10 6 (2.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 6 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
10 6 (2.59%) npm
11 5 (2.16%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (1.29%) AWS Fargate
14 2 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.88%) DNS
2 8 (3.45%) NetScaler
3 6 (2.59%) Internet
4 5 (2.16%) Firewall
4 5 (2.16%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.29%) SAN
6 2 (0.86%) LAN
6 2 (0.86%) SSL
6 2 (0.86%) WAN
7 1 (0.43%) DHCP
7 1 (0.43%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.03%) MySQL
3 11 (4.74%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (3.88%) Redis
5 8 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.59%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.59%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.72%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.86%) HBase
9 2 (0.86%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.43%) Big Data
10 1 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.43%) DB2
Development Applications
1 82 (35.34%) Jenkins
2 69 (29.74%) Git (software)
3 33 (14.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 30 (12.93%) JIRA
5 25 (10.78%) TeamCity
6 23 (9.91%) Bitbucket
7 21 (9.05%) Subversion
8 15 (6.47%) Maven
8 15 (6.47%) Octopus Deploy
9 14 (6.03%) Vagrant
10 13 (5.60%) SonarQube
11 12 (5.17%) Sonatype Nexus
11 12 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (2.59%) GitLab
12 6 (2.59%) Travis CI
13 4 (1.72%) Artifactory
14 2 (0.86%) GoCD
15 1 (0.43%) Jasmine
15 1 (0.43%) Karma Test Runner
15 1 (0.43%) Protractor
General
1 68 (29.31%) Finance
2 15 (6.47%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.03%) Retail
4 8 (3.45%) Financial Institution
5 6 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.16%) Games
7 4 (1.72%) Law
8 2 (0.86%) Banking
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.03%) .NET
2 13 (5.60%) Web Services
3 10 (4.31%) Node.js
4 7 (3.02%) .NET Core
4 7 (3.02%) .NET Framework
4 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET
4 7 (3.02%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (3.02%) HTML
4 7 (3.02%) jQuery
5 6 (2.59%) Entity Framework
6 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET Core
6 5 (2.16%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (2.16%) CSS
6 5 (2.16%) REST
7 4 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
8 3 (1.29%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.29%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (1.29%) Java EE
8 3 (1.29%) Kafka
8 3 (1.29%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.88%) Management Information System
1 9 (3.88%) Public Cloud
2 8 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (3.45%) Private Cloud
3 7 (3.02%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.29%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (0.86%) Replication
6 2 (0.86%) User Experience
7 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 134 (57.76%) Linux
2 55 (23.71%) Unix
3 39 (16.81%) Windows
4 19 (8.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.45%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.02%) CentOS
6 7 (3.02%) VMS
7 6 (2.59%) Android
7 6 (2.59%) Apple iOS
7 6 (2.59%) Debian
8 5 (2.16%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.43%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (100.00%) DevOps
2 108 (46.55%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (35.34%) Configuration Management
4 44 (18.97%) Test Automation
5 37 (15.95%) Scrum
6 36 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (14.22%) Deployment Automation
8 29 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 22 (9.48%) Collaborative Working
9 22 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
10 21 (9.05%) Software Engineering
11 19 (8.19%) DSDM
11 19 (8.19%) Open Source
11 19 (8.19%) RUP
11 19 (8.19%) Software Delivery
12 14 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (5.17%) Mentoring
13 12 (5.17%) TDD
14 11 (4.74%) ITIL
15 10 (4.31%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 122 (52.59%) Python
2 99 (42.67%) Bash Shell
3 66 (28.45%) Ruby
4 46 (19.83%) PowerShell
4 46 (19.83%) SQL
5 33 (14.22%) Perl
5 33 (14.22%) Shell Script
6 28 (12.07%) Java
7 25 (10.78%) PHP
8 12 (5.17%) C#
9 11 (4.74%) JavaScript
10 7 (3.02%) C++
11 6 (2.59%) T-SQL
12 5 (2.16%) Go
13 3 (1.29%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 9 (3.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.59%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.43%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.43%) OCA
4 1 (0.43%) OCAJ
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.16%) QA
System Software
1 86 (37.07%) Docker
2 14 (6.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (4.74%) vSphere
5 10 (4.31%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (3.02%) LXC
7 5 (2.16%) Hyper-V
8 4 (1.72%) HDFS
9 3 (1.29%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.29%) Xen
10 2 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.86%) KVM
10 2 (0.86%) Varnish
10 2 (0.86%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.43%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 124 (53.45%) Puppet
2 103 (44.40%) Ansible
3 99 (42.67%) Opscode Chef
4 56 (24.14%) Terraform
5 51 (21.98%) Kubernetes
6 30 (12.93%) Cobbler
7 19 (8.19%) Docker Swarm
8 17 (7.33%) Tivoli
9 14 (6.03%) Cacti
9 14 (6.03%) Munin
9 14 (6.03%) ZABBIX
10 12 (5.17%) Rancher
11 9 (3.88%) Mesos
12 6 (2.59%) Packer
13 5 (2.16%) Prometheus
14 4 (1.72%) Hadoop YARN
14 4 (1.72%) Nagios
14 4 (1.72%) Salt
15 3 (1.29%) Graphite
15 3 (1.29%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 30 (12.93%) VMware
2 21 (9.05%) Oracle
3 20 (8.62%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.33%) EnterpriseDB
5 14 (6.03%) Red Hat
6 12 (5.17%) SaltStack
7 9 (3.88%) Atlassian
7 9 (3.88%) Google
8 8 (3.45%) Citrix
8 8 (3.45%) New Relic
9 6 (2.59%) Trend Micro
10 5 (2.16%) Splunk
11 3 (1.29%) Percona
12 2 (0.86%) Cisco
13 1 (0.43%) AppDynamics
13 1 (0.43%) Dynatrace
13 1 (0.43%) Ivanti
13 1 (0.43%) Shavlik
13 1 (0.43%) Sun
13 1 (0.43%) Twitter