Period
to 24 January 2022

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

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
24 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 63 36 109
Rank change year-on-year -27 +73 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 274 249 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.89% 6.58% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 6.80% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 250 229 123
10th Percentile £38,750 £38,750 £45,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £64,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £70,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +12.00% -7.41% +3.85%

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 6,608 3,662 5,885
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.76% 96.78% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,676 3,092 4,977
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 January 2022.

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 24 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -17 167 £60,000 - 25
South Yorkshire -26 74 £60,000 - 4
North Yorkshire -32 33 £52,500 -12.50% 1
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 2022, 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.

1 274 (100.00%) DevOps
2 193 (70.44%) AWS
3 182 (66.42%) Terraform
4 175 (63.87%) Opscode Chef
5 169 (61.68%) Puppet
6 151 (55.11%) Python
7 150 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
8 134 (48.91%) Kubernetes
9 131 (47.81%) Docker
10 128 (46.72%) Configuration Management
11 115 (41.97%) Linux
12 114 (41.61%) Ruby
13 113 (41.24%) Deployment Automation
14 112 (40.88%) Infrastructure as Code
15 102 (37.23%) Ansible
16 100 (36.50%) SaltStack
17 97 (35.40%) CI/CD
18 92 (33.58%) AWS CloudFormation
19 90 (32.85%) Azure
20 84 (30.66%) Continuous Integration
21 77 (28.10%) Problem-Solving
22 71 (25.91%) Jenkins
23 66 (24.09%) SQL
23 66 (24.09%) Scrum
24 65 (23.72%) MySQL
24 65 (23.72%) Windows
25 60 (21.90%) Bash
25 60 (21.90%) Technology Transformation
25 60 (21.90%) Pulumi
25 60 (21.90%) Go

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 20 (7.30%) Apache
2 9 (3.28%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.09%) Confluence
4 2 (0.73%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (0.73%) CMS
4 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.73%) nginx
4 2 (0.73%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.36%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.36%) CloudStack
5 1 (0.36%) Jetty
5 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (4.01%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 193 (70.44%) AWS
2 92 (33.58%) AWS CloudFormation
3 90 (32.85%) Azure
4 60 (21.90%) Pulumi
5 51 (18.61%) Amazon EKS
6 12 (4.38%) Azure Monitor
6 12 (4.38%) Datadog
6 12 (4.38%) IaaS
6 12 (4.38%) SaaS
7 10 (3.65%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 8 (2.92%) GitHub
9 7 (2.55%) OpenShift
10 5 (1.82%) PaaS
11 4 (1.46%) Azure App Service
12 3 (1.09%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (1.09%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.09%) Serverless
13 2 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.46%) DNS
2 3 (1.09%) Firewall
2 3 (1.09%) Intranet
3 2 (0.73%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) OpenVPN
4 1 (0.36%) Broadband
4 1 (0.36%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.72%) MySQL
2 57 (20.80%) PostgreSQL
3 20 (7.30%) Redis
4 13 (4.74%) Azure SQL Database
4 13 (4.74%) Big Data
4 13 (4.74%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.01%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.65%) MariaDB
6 10 (3.65%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.28%) Apache Accumulo
7 9 (3.28%) Hadoop
7 9 (3.28%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.09%) SQL Server
10 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 71 (25.91%) Jenkins
2 59 (21.53%) Git (software)
3 26 (9.49%) Bitbucket
4 15 (5.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (4.74%) TeamCity
6 12 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (3.28%) GoCD
8 7 (2.55%) GitLab
9 5 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.09%) JIRA
11 2 (0.73%) Gerrit
11 2 (0.73%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.73%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.36%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.36%) Gradle
12 1 (0.36%) Maven
12 1 (0.36%) Terragrunt
12 1 (0.36%) Travis CI
General
1 17 (6.20%) Social Skills
2 14 (5.11%) Finance
3 12 (4.38%) Games
4 3 (1.09%) Law
4 3 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.73%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (0.73%) Automotive
5 2 (0.73%) Public Sector
5 2 (0.73%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Banking
6 1 (0.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.85%) Kafka
2 11 (4.01%) ARM Templates
2 11 (4.01%) LAMP
2 11 (4.01%) Unreal Engine
3 8 (2.92%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (2.55%) Loki
5 5 (1.82%) YAML
6 4 (1.46%) .NET
6 4 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.73%) Java EE
7 2 (0.73%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (0.73%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.36%) Node.js
8 1 (0.36%) React
8 1 (0.36%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.25%) Enterprise Cloud
2 18 (6.57%) Cloud Native
3 11 (4.01%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (4.01%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.65%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.09%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.36%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.36%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.36%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 115 (41.97%) Linux
2 65 (23.72%) Windows
3 20 (7.30%) Unix
4 13 (4.74%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.73%) CoreOS
5 2 (0.73%) zOS
6 1 (0.36%) CentOS
6 1 (0.36%) Debian
6 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (100.00%) DevOps
2 150 (54.74%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (46.72%) Configuration Management
4 113 (41.24%) Deployment Automation
5 112 (40.88%) Infrastructure as Code
6 97 (35.40%) CI/CD
7 84 (30.66%) Continuous Integration
8 77 (28.10%) Problem-Solving
9 66 (24.09%) Scrum
10 60 (21.90%) Technology Transformation
11 40 (14.60%) DSDM
11 40 (14.60%) RUP
12 26 (9.49%) Coaching
13 25 (9.12%) Site Reliability Engineering
14 22 (8.03%) Migration
15 18 (6.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 17 (6.20%) Test Automation
17 16 (5.84%) Mentoring
18 15 (5.47%) Line Management
19 14 (5.11%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 151 (55.11%) Python
2 114 (41.61%) Ruby
3 66 (24.09%) SQL
4 60 (21.90%) Bash
4 60 (21.90%) Go
5 44 (16.06%) Java
6 40 (14.60%) Shell Script
7 30 (10.95%) PowerShell
8 23 (8.39%) JavaScript
9 15 (5.47%) PHP
10 14 (5.11%) C#
11 11 (4.01%) TypeScript
12 10 (3.65%) Groovy
13 9 (3.28%) Perl
13 9 (3.28%) R
14 2 (0.73%) C++
Qualifications
1 50 (18.25%) AWS Certification
2 15 (5.47%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.19%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.46%) Degree
5 3 (1.09%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 131 (47.81%) Docker
2 7 (2.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 182 (66.42%) Terraform
2 175 (63.87%) Opscode Chef
3 169 (61.68%) Puppet
4 134 (48.91%) Kubernetes
5 102 (37.23%) Ansible
6 40 (14.60%) Cobbler
7 18 (6.57%) Grafana
7 18 (6.57%) Prometheus
8 4 (1.46%) FreeIPA
9 1 (0.36%) Kibana
9 1 (0.36%) Marathon
9 1 (0.36%) Mesos
9 1 (0.36%) MIIS
Vendors
1 100 (36.50%) SaltStack
2 42 (15.33%) Google
3 22 (8.03%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.11%) VMware
5 12 (4.38%) New Relic
6 11 (4.01%) IBM
6 11 (4.01%) SAP
7 9 (3.28%) Checkmarx
8 7 (2.55%) Cisco
9 4 (1.46%) Oracle
9 4 (1.46%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.73%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.36%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.36%) Brio
11 1 (0.36%) Dynatrace