Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 130 188
Rank change year-on-year +7 +58 +85
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 198 215 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.39% 2.21% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 2.27% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 200 185 151
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,550 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
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 8,019 9,487 10,946
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.81% 97.47% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6,581 7,951 9,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 18 November 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 18 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
West Yorkshire +30 140 £55,000 +4.76% 27
North Yorkshire -26 37 £50,000 - 2
South Yorkshire -1 16 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East Yorkshire +9 1 £50,000 +100.00% 2
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 198 (100.00%) DevOps
2 124 (62.63%) Puppet
3 111 (56.06%) Linux
4 108 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
5 105 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
6 101 (51.01%) Python
7 87 (43.94%) Bash Shell
8 83 (41.92%) Opscode Chef
8 83 (41.92%) Configuration Management
9 82 (41.41%) Ansible
10 80 (40.40%) Docker
11 76 (38.38%) Microsoft Azure
12 73 (36.87%) Jenkins
13 71 (35.86%) Git (software)
14 65 (32.83%) Ruby
15 57 (28.79%) Finance
16 50 (25.25%) Terraform
17 48 (24.24%) Unix
18 47 (23.74%) Kubernetes
19 45 (22.73%) SQL
20 42 (21.21%) PowerShell
21 38 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
22 33 (16.67%) Test Automation
23 32 (16.16%) Deployment Automation
24 31 (15.66%) Scrum
24 31 (15.66%) Perl
24 31 (15.66%) Windows
25 30 (15.15%) Shell Script
26 29 (14.65%) Cobbler
27 28 (14.14%) VMware

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 17 (8.59%) CloudStack
2 12 (6.06%) Apache
3 11 (5.56%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.54%) Confluence
4 7 (3.54%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.03%) IIS
6 4 (2.02%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.02%) JBoss
6 4 (2.02%) WebLogic
6 4 (2.02%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.01%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.01%) CMS
8 2 (1.01%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 108 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (38.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (9.60%) IaaS
4 16 (8.08%) SaaS
5 10 (5.05%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (5.05%) PaaS
6 8 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (3.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (3.03%) npm
9 4 (2.02%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (2.02%) Amazon S3
9 4 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (2.02%) GitHub
9 4 (2.02%) Serverless
10 3 (1.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
10 3 (1.52%) AWS Fargate
11 2 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.51%) AWS CloudTrail
12 1 (0.51%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.03%) DNS
2 5 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.02%) Firewall
3 4 (2.02%) Internet
4 3 (1.52%) SAN
5 2 (1.01%) LAN
5 2 (1.01%) SSL
5 2 (1.01%) WAN
6 1 (0.51%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (0.51%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.08%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.06%) MySQL
3 10 (5.05%) NoSQL
4 9 (4.55%) Hadoop
5 6 (3.03%) Redis
6 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.52%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.52%) Big Data
6 3 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.01%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.51%) DB2
8 1 (0.51%) HBase
8 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.51%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 73 (36.87%) Jenkins
2 71 (35.86%) Git (software)
3 23 (11.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 22 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 19 (9.60%) Subversion
6 17 (8.59%) JIRA
6 17 (8.59%) Maven
7 13 (6.57%) Bitbucket
7 13 (6.57%) SonarQube
8 10 (5.05%) GitLab
8 10 (5.05%) Octopus Deploy
8 10 (5.05%) Vagrant
9 9 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (3.54%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (2.02%) Artifactory
11 4 (2.02%) Travis CI
12 2 (1.01%) CircleCI
12 2 (1.01%) Codeship
12 2 (1.01%) GoCD
13 1 (0.51%) Protractor
General
1 57 (28.79%) Finance
2 12 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.05%) Retail
4 6 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.53%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.02%) Banking
7 2 (1.01%) Czech Language
7 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Games
8 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.57%) .NET
2 12 (6.06%) Web Services
3 7 (3.54%) .NET Framework
4 6 (3.03%) .NET Core
4 6 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 6 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (3.03%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (3.03%) Entity Framework
4 6 (3.03%) HTML
4 6 (3.03%) jQuery
4 6 (3.03%) REST
5 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET Core
5 5 (2.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (2.53%) CSS
5 5 (2.53%) Kafka
6 4 (2.02%) Node.js
7 3 (1.52%) Java EE
7 3 (1.52%) LAMP
8 2 (1.01%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (1.01%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.06%) Public Cloud
2 8 (4.04%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.02%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (1.01%) Derivative
8 1 (0.51%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.51%) Replication
8 1 (0.51%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 111 (56.06%) Linux
2 48 (24.24%) Unix
3 31 (15.66%) Windows
4 13 (6.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (6.06%) CentOS
6 8 (4.04%) VMS
7 6 (3.03%) Android
7 6 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.03%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.02%) Debian
10 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.51%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (100.00%) DevOps
2 105 (53.03%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (41.92%) Configuration Management
4 38 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 32 (16.16%) Deployment Automation
7 31 (15.66%) Scrum
8 23 (11.62%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (11.62%) Open Source
9 19 (9.60%) Collaborative Working
9 19 (9.60%) Mentoring
9 19 (9.60%) Software Engineering
10 18 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
10 18 (9.09%) Software Delivery
11 17 (8.59%) DSDM
11 17 (8.59%) RUP
12 15 (7.58%) Analytics
13 14 (7.07%) Data Analytics
14 13 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (6.06%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (51.01%) Python
2 87 (43.94%) Bash Shell
3 65 (32.83%) Ruby
4 45 (22.73%) SQL
5 42 (21.21%) PowerShell
6 31 (15.66%) Perl
7 30 (15.15%) Shell Script
8 24 (12.12%) Java
9 21 (10.61%) PHP
10 11 (5.56%) C#
11 10 (5.05%) JavaScript
12 7 (3.54%) T-SQL
13 5 (2.53%) Go
14 2 (1.01%) C++
14 2 (1.01%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 12 (6.06%) AWS Certification
1 12 (6.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.02%) RHCE
2 4 (2.02%) RHCSA
3 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.51%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) OCA
5 1 (0.51%) OCAJ
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 80 (40.40%) Docker
2 10 (5.05%) vSphere
3 8 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (3.54%) LXC
4 7 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (3.03%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.52%) HDFS
6 3 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.01%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (1.01%) VMware Server
7 2 (1.01%) Xen
7 2 (1.01%) XenServer
8 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 124 (62.63%) Puppet
2 83 (41.92%) Opscode Chef
3 82 (41.41%) Ansible
4 50 (25.25%) Terraform
5 47 (23.74%) Kubernetes
6 29 (14.65%) Cobbler
7 25 (12.63%) Docker Swarm
8 17 (8.59%) Tivoli
9 13 (6.57%) Mesos
9 13 (6.57%) Rancher
10 11 (5.56%) Cacti
10 11 (5.56%) Munin
10 11 (5.56%) Prometheus
10 11 (5.56%) ZABBIX
11 6 (3.03%) Packer
12 4 (2.02%) Consul
12 4 (2.02%) Grafana
12 4 (2.02%) Graphite
13 3 (1.52%) Hadoop YARN
13 3 (1.52%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 28 (14.14%) VMware
2 24 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 21 (10.61%) Oracle
4 17 (8.59%) EnterpriseDB
5 12 (6.06%) Red Hat
6 11 (5.56%) Google
7 8 (4.04%) Atlassian
8 7 (3.54%) SaltStack
9 3 (1.52%) Percona
10 2 (1.01%) Cisco
10 2 (1.01%) New Relic
10 2 (1.01%) Perforce
10 2 (1.01%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.01%) Splunk
10 2 (1.01%) Trend Micro
11 1 (0.51%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.51%) Citrix
11 1 (0.51%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.51%) Ivanti
11 1 (0.51%) Sun