Period
to 13 June 2021

The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 13 June 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
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 45 93 166
Rank change year-on-year +48 +73 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 312 116 148
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.54% 2.73% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.89% 2.84% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 283 106 121
10th Percentile " £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £45,000 £41,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - -3.51%
75th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £72,250 £70,625 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 5,301 4,081 7,392
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.19% 95.98% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4,248 3,527 6,059
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £24,100
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

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 13 June 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 13 June 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 +40 184 £60,000 +9.09% 27
South Yorkshire +10 92 £60,000 +9.09% 7
North Yorkshire +30 32 £65,000 +21.50% 1
DevOps Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 June 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.

1 312 (100.00%) DevOps
2 234 (75.00%) Terraform
3 228 (73.08%) Kubernetes
4 198 (63.46%) AWS
5 196 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
6 184 (58.97%) Docker
7 176 (56.41%) Opscode Chef
8 170 (54.49%) Puppet
9 167 (53.53%) Linux
10 156 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 134 (42.95%) Python
12 121 (38.78%) Problem-Solving
13 118 (37.82%) AWS CloudFormation
14 116 (37.18%) Azure
15 109 (34.94%) Deployment Automation
16 103 (33.01%) Go
16 103 (33.01%) Configuration Management
17 101 (32.37%) Ansible
18 95 (30.45%) SaltStack
19 93 (29.81%) Git (software)
19 93 (29.81%) Ruby
20 92 (29.49%) Pulumi
21 83 (26.60%) Jenkins
22 71 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
23 69 (22.12%) Bash Shell
24 67 (21.47%) Scrum
25 66 (21.15%) Amazon EKS
26 63 (20.19%) PowerShell
27 61 (19.55%) C#
28 59 (18.91%) Java

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 (6.41%) Apache
2 3 (0.96%) OpenStack
3 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.32%) IIS
4 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 198 (63.46%) AWS
2 118 (37.82%) AWS CloudFormation
3 116 (37.18%) Azure
4 92 (29.49%) Pulumi
5 66 (21.15%) Amazon EKS
6 47 (15.06%) Datadog
7 46 (14.74%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 22 (7.05%) GCP
9 17 (5.45%) Serverless
10 16 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
11 13 (4.17%) SaaS
12 10 (3.21%) Amazon ECS
12 10 (3.21%) PaaS
13 9 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (2.24%) Amazon S3
14 7 (2.24%) IaaS
15 5 (1.60%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 5 (1.60%) GitHub
16 4 (1.28%) Amazon SQS
17 3 (0.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.60%) Network Security
3 4 (1.28%) Broadband
4 1 (0.32%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.32%) RTP
4 1 (0.32%) Skype
4 1 (0.32%) STUN
4 1 (0.32%) VoIP
4 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (18.91%) MySQL
2 49 (15.71%) PostgreSQL
3 47 (15.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 46 (14.74%) MariaDB
4 46 (14.74%) MongoDB
4 46 (14.74%) Redis
5 8 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.28%) SQL Server
8 2 (0.64%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.64%) Big Data
8 2 (0.64%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.64%) HBase
8 2 (0.64%) Sqoop
9 1 (0.32%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.32%) Tableau
9 1 (0.32%) Tableau Server
Development Applications
1 93 (29.81%) Git (software)
2 83 (26.60%) Jenkins
3 47 (15.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (12.50%) GitLab
5 10 (3.21%) Bitbucket
6 7 (2.24%) CircleCI
7 5 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.60%) Spinnaker
8 2 (0.64%) JIRA
8 2 (0.64%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
9 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (6.73%) Finance
2 16 (5.13%) Games
3 12 (3.85%) Social Skills
4 10 (3.21%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.60%) Publishing
6 3 (0.96%) Law
6 3 (0.96%) Retail
7 2 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (7.05%) Kafka
2 12 (3.85%) Apache Flex
3 11 (3.53%) Web Services
4 8 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
4 8 (2.56%) Loki
4 8 (2.56%) Node.js
5 7 (2.24%) .NET
6 5 (1.60%) YAML
7 4 (1.28%) REST
8 3 (0.96%) Lambda Expressions
9 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.32%) JSON
9 1 (0.32%) Velocity
9 1 (0.32%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 46 (14.74%) Enterprise Cloud
1 46 (14.74%) Linux Command Line
2 29 (9.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 21 (6.73%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (5.45%) Cloud Native
5 11 (3.53%) NHS
6 7 (2.24%) Data Centre
7 6 (1.92%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.60%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.28%) Social Media
10 3 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
11 2 (0.64%) Over-the-Top Content
12 1 (0.32%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 167 (53.53%) Linux
2 19 (6.09%) Windows
3 6 (1.92%) CentOS
3 6 (1.92%) Ubuntu
3 6 (1.92%) Unix
4 5 (1.60%) Amazon Linux
4 5 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Debian
5 1 (0.32%) VMS
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (100.00%) DevOps
2 196 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 121 (38.78%) Problem-Solving
5 109 (34.94%) Deployment Automation
6 103 (33.01%) Configuration Management
7 71 (22.76%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (21.47%) Scrum
9 58 (18.59%) Migration
10 47 (15.06%) Analytics
11 46 (14.74%) Web Application Development
12 37 (11.86%) Decision-Making
13 33 (10.58%) Mentoring
14 26 (8.33%) Coaching
15 20 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement
16 17 (5.45%) Target Operating Model
17 15 (4.81%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 13 (4.17%) Collaborative Working
19 12 (3.85%) Test Automation
19 12 (3.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 134 (42.95%) Python
2 103 (33.01%) Go
3 93 (29.81%) Ruby
4 69 (22.12%) Bash Shell
5 63 (20.19%) PowerShell
6 61 (19.55%) C#
7 59 (18.91%) Java
8 55 (17.63%) JavaScript
9 48 (15.38%) SQL
9 48 (15.38%) TypeScript
10 47 (15.06%) PHP
11 46 (14.74%) Groovy
12 5 (1.60%) Bourne shell
13 2 (0.64%) C
14 1 (0.32%) Perl
14 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (14.74%) AWS Certification
2 33 (10.58%) SC Cleared
2 33 (10.58%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.56%) Degree
4 4 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.32%) MCSA
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 184 (58.97%) Docker
2 8 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.96%) KVM
3 3 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.64%) HDFS
5 1 (0.32%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 234 (75.00%) Terraform
2 228 (73.08%) Kubernetes
3 176 (56.41%) Opscode Chef
4 170 (54.49%) Puppet
5 101 (32.37%) Ansible
6 56 (17.95%) Prometheus
7 54 (17.31%) Grafana
8 32 (10.26%) Istio
9 4 (1.28%) Nagios
10 3 (0.96%) Salt
11 2 (0.64%) Graphite
11 2 (0.64%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.64%) Opsview
12 1 (0.32%) SCOM
12 1 (0.32%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.32%) WMI
Vendors
1 95 (30.45%) SaltStack
2 46 (14.74%) New Relic
3 13 (4.17%) VMware
4 9 (2.88%) Microsoft
5 6 (1.92%) Google
6 4 (1.28%) Cisco
6 4 (1.28%) Dynatrace
7 3 (0.96%) Splunk
8 2 (0.64%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.32%) ForgeRock
9 1 (0.32%) HP
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle
9 1 (0.32%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.32%) SolarWinds