Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 122 173
Rank change year-on-year -17 +51 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 147 224 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.03% 2.25% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 2.30% 1.67%
Number of salaries quoted 142 207 163
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,700 £34,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 7,036 9,739 10,500
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 97.62% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,779 8,304 8,990
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 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
West Yorkshire -14 98 £55,000 +2.33% 31
North Yorkshire -11 29 £50,000 - 5
South Yorkshire -3 16 £57,500 -4.17% 12
East Yorkshire +14 3 £50,000 +66.67%
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) DevOps
2 100 (68.03%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (66.67%) Linux
4 95 (64.63%) Puppet
5 84 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
6 76 (51.70%) Configuration Management
7 74 (50.34%) Python
8 73 (49.66%) Bash Shell
9 68 (46.26%) Microsoft Azure
10 66 (44.90%) Ansible
11 65 (44.22%) Docker
12 59 (40.14%) Opscode Chef
13 57 (38.78%) Finance
14 56 (38.10%) Jenkins
15 47 (31.97%) Unix
16 46 (31.29%) Kubernetes
17 45 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
18 44 (29.93%) Ruby
19 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
19 43 (29.25%) Terraform
20 33 (22.45%) Windows
21 31 (21.09%) SQL
22 30 (20.41%) Perl
22 30 (20.41%) PowerShell
22 30 (20.41%) Deployment Automation
23 29 (19.73%) Shell Script
23 29 (19.73%) Google Cloud Platform
24 28 (19.05%) Google
25 25 (17.01%) Public Cloud
25 25 (17.01%) Open Source

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 6 (4.08%) WebLogic
1 6 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.40%) JBoss
2 5 (3.40%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.72%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.72%) CloudStack
3 4 (2.72%) OpenStack
4 3 (2.04%) Apache
4 3 (2.04%) Confluence
4 3 (2.04%) IIS
4 3 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 84 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (46.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (19.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (15.65%) IaaS
5 17 (11.56%) PaaS
6 13 (8.84%) SaaS
7 7 (4.76%) GitHub
8 5 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.72%) DigitalOcean
10 3 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.36%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.36%) Serverless
12 1 (0.68%) AWS CodePipeline
12 1 (0.68%) G Suite
12 1 (0.68%) Google App Engine
12 1 (0.68%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (1.36%) LAN
2 2 (1.36%) SAN
2 2 (1.36%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.36%) WAN
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) IPv4
3 1 (0.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.48%) Hadoop
2 6 (4.08%) NoSQL
2 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.72%) Big Data
3 4 (2.72%) MySQL
4 3 (2.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (2.04%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 56 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 43 (29.25%) Git (software)
3 23 (15.65%) TeamCity
4 14 (9.52%) CircleCI
5 13 (8.84%) JIRA
6 12 (8.16%) Maven
7 11 (7.48%) Codeship
7 11 (7.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.40%) GitLab
10 5 (3.40%) Subversion
11 4 (2.72%) Travis CI
11 4 (2.72%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (2.04%) Bitbucket
12 3 (2.04%) Selenium
13 2 (1.36%) Cucumber
13 2 (1.36%) git-flow
13 2 (1.36%) Sonatype Nexus
14 1 (0.68%) Protractor
General
1 57 (38.78%) Finance
2 9 (6.12%) Banking
3 7 (4.76%) Czech Language
3 7 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 6 (4.08%) Retail
5 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.68%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.52%) Web Services
2 10 (6.80%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (4.76%) Kafka
4 6 (4.08%) .NET
5 4 (2.72%) LDAP
6 3 (2.04%) Java EE
6 3 (2.04%) REST
7 2 (1.36%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.36%) Express
7 2 (1.36%) J2EE
7 2 (1.36%) Node.js
7 2 (1.36%) Spring
8 1 (0.68%) LAMP
8 1 (0.68%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (17.01%) Public Cloud
2 7 (4.76%) Derivative
3 3 (2.04%) User Experience
4 2 (1.36%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.36%) Fintech
4 2 (1.36%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.68%) Blog
5 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.68%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.68%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 98 (66.67%) Linux
2 47 (31.97%) Unix
3 33 (22.45%) Windows
4 22 (14.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (5.44%) CentOS
6 3 (2.04%) VMS
6 3 (2.04%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.68%) Android
8 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (100.00%) DevOps
2 100 (68.03%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (51.70%) Configuration Management
4 45 (30.61%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (20.41%) Deployment Automation
6 25 (17.01%) Open Source
7 24 (16.33%) Scrum
8 21 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 21 (14.29%) Test Automation
9 16 (10.88%) DSDM
9 16 (10.88%) RUP
10 15 (10.20%) Analytics
10 15 (10.20%) High Availability
10 15 (10.20%) Load Balancing
10 15 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
11 14 (9.52%) Data Analytics
12 13 (8.84%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (7.48%) Computer Science
13 11 (7.48%) SDLC
14 10 (6.80%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (50.34%) Python
2 73 (49.66%) Bash Shell
3 44 (29.93%) Ruby
4 31 (21.09%) SQL
5 30 (20.41%) Perl
5 30 (20.41%) PowerShell
6 29 (19.73%) Shell Script
7 9 (6.12%) Java
8 8 (5.44%) PHP
9 6 (4.08%) C#
10 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.36%) Go
11 2 (1.36%) Groovy
11 2 (1.36%) Scala
12 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (10.20%) AWS Certification
2 11 (7.48%) Degree
3 5 (3.40%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.72%) RHCE
4 4 (2.72%) RHCSA
5 2 (1.36%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.04%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) GDPR
2 2 (1.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 65 (44.22%) Docker
2 4 (2.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.72%) vSphere
3 3 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.36%) Xen
4 2 (1.36%) XenServer
5 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.68%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 95 (64.63%) Puppet
2 66 (44.90%) Ansible
3 59 (40.14%) Opscode Chef
4 46 (31.29%) Kubernetes
5 43 (29.25%) Terraform
6 20 (13.61%) Cobbler
7 17 (11.56%) Docker Swarm
8 16 (10.88%) Rancher
8 16 (10.88%) Tivoli
9 15 (10.20%) Prometheus
10 11 (7.48%) CFEngine
11 10 (6.80%) Mesos
12 6 (4.08%) Grafana
13 5 (3.40%) Consul
13 5 (3.40%) Graphite
13 5 (3.40%) Nagios
13 5 (3.40%) Packer
13 5 (3.40%) Salt
14 2 (1.36%) Cacti
14 2 (1.36%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (19.05%) Google
2 21 (14.29%) VMware
3 19 (12.93%) Oracle
4 16 (10.88%) EnterpriseDB
4 16 (10.88%) Microsoft
5 13 (8.84%) Atlassian
6 11 (7.48%) Red Hat
7 10 (6.80%) Rackspace
8 9 (6.12%) Perforce
9 5 (3.40%) Splunk
10 2 (1.36%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.68%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.68%) Percona
11 1 (0.68%) SaltStack