Period
to 21 January 2021

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 37 109 137
Rank change year-on-year +72 +28 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 249 140 159
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.55% 2.28% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.76% 2.36% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 326 124 165
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +3.85% +8.33%

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 3,683 5,924 7,191
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 96.67% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3,094 5,005 5,955
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,625 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,644
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.66% +3.29%

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 21 January 2021.

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 21 January 2021. 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 +43 121 £55,000 - 34
South Yorkshire +49 65 £47,500 -11.63% 9
North Yorkshire +50 60 £60,000 +9.09% 5
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, 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.

1 249 (100.00%) DevOps
2 167 (67.07%) Terraform
3 158 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
4 154 (61.85%) Opscode Chef
4 154 (61.85%) Kubernetes
5 147 (59.04%) Docker
6 145 (58.23%) AWS
7 135 (54.22%) Puppet
8 116 (46.59%) Linux
9 114 (45.78%) Infrastructure as Code
10 113 (45.38%) Python
11 93 (37.35%) Problem-Solving
12 90 (36.14%) Azure
13 88 (35.34%) Deployment Automation
14 86 (34.54%) Configuration Management
15 85 (34.14%) AWS CloudFormation
16 81 (32.53%) Ansible
16 81 (32.53%) Ruby
17 78 (31.33%) Go
18 74 (29.72%) Jenkins
18 74 (29.72%) SaltStack
18 74 (29.72%) Pulumi
19 60 (24.10%) MySQL
20 58 (23.29%) Bash Shell
21 54 (21.69%) Migration
22 53 (21.29%) Git (software)
23 52 (20.88%) PowerShell
24 50 (20.08%) Scrum
25 46 (18.47%) C#
25 46 (18.47%) Continuous Integration

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 24 (9.64%) Apache
2 7 (2.81%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.41%) Confluence
4 1 (0.40%) IIS
4 1 (0.40%) nginx
4 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 145 (58.23%) AWS
2 90 (36.14%) Azure
3 85 (34.14%) AWS CloudFormation
4 74 (29.72%) Pulumi
5 40 (16.06%) Amazon EKS
6 36 (14.46%) Datadog
7 20 (8.03%) GCP
8 14 (5.62%) Serverless
9 13 (5.22%) AWS Lambda
10 10 (4.02%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (2.81%) Amazon S3
12 6 (2.41%) Amazon ELB
12 6 (2.41%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (2.41%) PaaS
13 4 (1.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (1.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 4 (1.61%) DigitalOcean
14 3 (1.20%) AWS CodeBuild
14 3 (1.20%) AWS CodeCommit
14 3 (1.20%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.20%) Asterisk PBX
1 3 (1.20%) RTP
1 3 (1.20%) STUN
1 3 (1.20%) VoIP
2 1 (0.40%) DNS
2 1 (0.40%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (24.10%) MySQL
2 38 (15.26%) Redis
3 37 (14.86%) Azure SQL Database
4 36 (14.46%) Cosmos DB
4 36 (14.46%) MariaDB
4 36 (14.46%) MongoDB
4 36 (14.46%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.81%) Apache Hive
5 7 (2.81%) Big Data
5 7 (2.81%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.81%) HBase
5 7 (2.81%) SQL Server
5 7 (2.81%) Sqoop
6 5 (2.01%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.40%) Tableau
9 1 (0.40%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 74 (29.72%) Jenkins
2 53 (21.29%) Git (software)
3 41 (16.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (8.03%) Bitbucket
5 10 (4.02%) Spinnaker
6 8 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (2.81%) JIRA
8 6 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 5 (2.01%) Visual Studio
10 4 (1.61%) GitLab
10 4 (1.61%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.80%) CircleCI
12 1 (0.40%) Selenium
General
1 26 (10.44%) Games
2 19 (7.63%) Finance
3 14 (5.62%) Publishing
4 7 (2.81%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.61%) Advertising
6 2 (0.80%) Marketing
6 2 (0.80%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.85%) Kafka
2 21 (8.43%) Apache Flex
2 21 (8.43%) Web Services
3 13 (5.22%) YAML
4 9 (3.61%) REST
5 5 (2.01%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (2.01%) Node.js
6 3 (1.20%) .NET
6 3 (1.20%) WebRTC
7 2 (0.80%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (0.80%) Loki
7 2 (0.80%) Sensu
8 1 (0.40%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.40%) CSS
8 1 (0.40%) Express
8 1 (0.40%) JSON
8 1 (0.40%) React
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.40%) WinForms
8 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.26%) Enterprise Cloud
2 37 (14.86%) Linux Command Line
3 24 (9.64%) Cloud Native
3 24 (9.64%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.61%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.20%) NHS
6 3 (1.20%) Video\Live Streaming
7 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.40%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.40%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 116 (46.59%) Linux
2 8 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 8 (3.21%) Windows
3 7 (2.81%) Unix
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (100.00%) DevOps
2 158 (63.45%) Agile Software Development
3 114 (45.78%) Infrastructure as Code
4 93 (37.35%) Problem-Solving
5 88 (35.34%) Deployment Automation
6 86 (34.54%) Configuration Management
7 54 (21.69%) Migration
8 50 (20.08%) Scrum
9 46 (18.47%) Continuous Integration
10 37 (14.86%) Analytics
11 36 (14.46%) Web Application Development
12 33 (13.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (8.43%) Microservices
13 21 (8.43%) Software Delivery
14 20 (8.03%) Coaching
15 19 (7.63%) Test Automation
16 18 (7.23%) Visualisation
17 14 (5.62%) Resource Management
18 13 (5.22%) SDLC
19 12 (4.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 113 (45.38%) Python
2 81 (32.53%) Ruby
3 78 (31.33%) Go
4 58 (23.29%) Bash Shell
5 52 (20.88%) PowerShell
6 46 (18.47%) C#
7 44 (17.67%) Java
8 39 (15.66%) JavaScript
9 38 (15.26%) TypeScript
10 37 (14.86%) Groovy
10 37 (14.86%) SQL
11 36 (14.46%) PHP
12 5 (2.01%) Kotlin
12 5 (2.01%) R
12 5 (2.01%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.40%) C++
13 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (14.46%) AWS Certification
2 15 (6.02%) Degree
3 7 (2.81%) SC Cleared
3 7 (2.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.40%) GIAC
System Software
1 147 (59.04%) Docker
2 7 (2.81%) HDFS
3 4 (1.61%) Microcode
3 4 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.20%) Kamailio
4 3 (1.20%) Xen
5 2 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 167 (67.07%) Terraform
2 154 (61.85%) Kubernetes
2 154 (61.85%) Opscode Chef
3 135 (54.22%) Puppet
4 81 (32.53%) Ansible
5 41 (16.47%) Prometheus
6 38 (15.26%) Grafana
7 10 (4.02%) Graphite
8 7 (2.81%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (2.81%) Nagios
8 7 (2.81%) Opsview
9 3 (1.20%) ZABBIX
10 1 (0.40%) vRealize
Vendors
1 74 (29.72%) SaltStack
2 36 (14.46%) New Relic
3 16 (6.43%) Microsoft
4 8 (3.21%) Google
5 7 (2.81%) Atlassian
5 7 (2.81%) Splunk
5 7 (2.81%) VMware
6 4 (1.61%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.40%) Cisco