Period
to 19 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 19 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 35 55
Rank change year-on-year +17 +20 +23
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 765 592 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.49% 5.95% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.37% 6.44% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 664 531 398
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +11.70% +4.44%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £64,733 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +4.17% +9.09%

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,728 9,188 9,705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.29% 92.33% 91.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5,475 7,850 8,297
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,738 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing DevOps as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for DevOps in Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Yorkshire

DevOps
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 within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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 +16 479 £52,500 - 116
North Yorkshire +30 142 £50,000 - 19
South Yorkshire +20 129 £47,500 -13.64% 44
East Yorkshire +17 8 £39,000 -21.21% 4
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2019, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for DevOps.

1 501 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (36.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 267 (34.90%) Amazon AWS
4 211 (27.58%) Software Engineering
5 208 (27.19%) Linux
6 202 (26.41%) SQL
7 194 (25.36%) Java
8 191 (24.97%) Finance
9 183 (23.92%) Python
10 180 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 175 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
12 173 (22.61%) Docker
13 154 (20.13%) Ansible
13 154 (20.13%) Puppet
14 153 (20.00%) C#
15 145 (18.95%) Microsoft
16 140 (18.30%) Git (software)
17 139 (18.17%) Greenfield Project
18 129 (16.86%) .NET
19 128 (16.73%) JavaScript
20 124 (16.21%) TDD
21 120 (15.69%) Test Automation
21 120 (15.69%) Bash Shell
22 110 (14.38%) Configuration Management
23 107 (13.99%) Scrum
23 107 (13.99%) Windows
24 96 (12.55%) Microservices
25 95 (12.42%) Open Source
26 93 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
27 90 (11.76%) Kubernetes

DevOps
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 34 (4.44%) Confluence
2 31 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 25 (3.27%) JBoss
4 24 (3.14%) Apache Spark
4 24 (3.14%) MS Exchange
5 23 (3.01%) nginx
6 21 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
7 18 (2.35%) Jetty
8 14 (1.83%) Apache
9 10 (1.31%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.18%) Cloud Foundry
10 9 (1.18%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.92%) Mule
12 6 (0.78%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.78%) OpenStack
12 6 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.65%) CloudStack
13 5 (0.65%) IIS
13 5 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (1.05%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.13%) Weka
Business Applications
1 7 (0.92%) Magento
2 5 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 278 (36.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 267 (34.90%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (7.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 48 (6.27%) GitHub
5 46 (6.01%) PaaS
6 43 (5.62%) IaaS
7 35 (4.58%) SaaS
8 25 (3.27%) Slack
9 24 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (2.22%) Office 365
11 14 (1.83%) OneDrive
11 14 (1.83%) OpenShift
12 9 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (0.92%) G Suite
13 7 (0.92%) Serverless
14 5 (0.65%) Amazon S3
14 5 (0.65%) Apigee
14 5 (0.65%) Asana
15 4 (0.52%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.71%) Firewall
2 22 (2.88%) DNS
3 17 (2.22%) Internet
4 16 (2.09%) SAN
5 14 (1.83%) Asterisk PBX
5 14 (1.83%) NetScaler
5 14 (1.83%) VoIP
6 13 (1.70%) WAN
7 12 (1.57%) DHCP
8 11 (1.44%) BGP
9 10 (1.31%) Broadband
9 10 (1.31%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (1.31%) Cisco Firepower
9 10 (1.31%) Ethernet
9 10 (1.31%) MPLS
9 10 (1.31%) VPN
9 10 (1.31%) Wireless
10 9 (1.18%) VLAN
11 5 (0.65%) 3G
11 5 (0.65%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (9.41%) NoSQL
2 48 (6.27%) MySQL
3 47 (6.14%) SQL Server
4 44 (5.75%) MongoDB
5 37 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
6 33 (4.31%) Hadoop
7 30 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
8 28 (3.66%) Big Data
9 25 (3.27%) Relational Database
10 17 (2.22%) Apache Hive
10 17 (2.22%) Riak
11 16 (2.09%) HBase
11 16 (2.09%) Redis
12 14 (1.83%) Spark SQL
12 14 (1.83%) Sqoop
13 8 (1.05%) Amazon Redshift
13 8 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 180 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 140 (18.30%) Git (software)
3 76 (9.93%) JIRA
4 37 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (4.71%) Selenium
6 31 (4.05%) TeamCity
7 30 (3.92%) Subversion
8 28 (3.66%) Sonatype Nexus
9 25 (3.27%) Maven
10 21 (2.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 17 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 16 (2.09%) SpecFlow
13 15 (1.96%) CircleCI
14 14 (1.83%) Mercurial
14 14 (1.83%) Redmine
14 14 (1.83%) Trac
14 14 (1.83%) Visual Studio
15 11 (1.44%) JMeter
15 11 (1.44%) Visual Studio Team System
15 11 (1.44%) Xcode
General
1 191 (24.97%) Finance
2 37 (4.84%) Banking
3 32 (4.18%) Retail
4 13 (1.70%) Marketing
5 12 (1.57%) Local Government
5 12 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 7 (0.92%) Czech Language
6 7 (0.92%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.78%) Publishing
8 5 (0.65%) Billing
8 5 (0.65%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.52%) Electronics
9 4 (0.52%) Games
10 3 (0.39%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.26%) Back Office
11 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 182 (23.79%) Developer
2 148 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 75 (9.80%) Software Engineer
4 72 (9.41%) C# Developer
5 57 (7.45%) Architect
6 55 (7.19%) Senior Developer
7 52 (6.80%) .NET Developer
8 49 (6.41%) Java Engineer
8 49 (6.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 48 (6.27%) Platform Engineer
10 47 (6.14%) AWS Engineer
11 46 (6.01%) Cloud Engineer
12 45 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
13 42 (5.49%) Linux Engineer
13 42 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 38 (4.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 37 (4.84%) ASP.NET Developer
15 37 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 37 (4.84%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 35 (4.58%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (16.86%) .NET
2 73 (9.54%) ASP.NET
3 61 (7.97%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (7.45%) Spring
5 55 (7.19%) REST
6 54 (7.06%) Web Services
7 52 (6.80%) HTML
8 49 (6.41%) CSS
9 45 (5.88%) Spring Boot
10 41 (5.36%) AngularJS
11 39 (5.10%) Kafka
11 39 (5.10%) Middleware
12 37 (4.84%) RabbitMQ
13 35 (4.58%) React
14 34 (4.44%) Node.js
15 23 (3.01%) JSON
16 21 (2.75%) XML
17 20 (2.61%) Elastic Stack
18 18 (2.35%) jQuery
19 16 (2.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 139 (18.17%) Greenfield Project
2 76 (9.93%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (5.75%) Public Cloud
4 43 (5.62%) Data Centre
5 36 (4.71%) Mobile App
6 28 (3.66%) User Experience
7 23 (3.01%) Fintech
8 22 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.22%) Cloud Native
10 16 (2.09%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.44%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.92%) Clustering
13 7 (0.92%) Derivative
14 6 (0.78%) EFT
15 5 (0.65%) Embedded Systems
16 4 (0.52%) Mainframe
16 4 (0.52%) NHS
16 4 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 208 (27.19%) Linux
2 107 (13.99%) Windows
3 80 (10.46%) Unix
4 48 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 45 (5.88%) Windows Server
6 31 (4.05%) CentOS
7 22 (2.88%) Ubuntu
8 17 (2.22%) Apple iOS
8 17 (2.22%) Windows 10
8 17 (2.22%) Windows 7
8 17 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (1.83%) Android
9 14 (1.83%) Windows 8
9 14 (1.83%) Windows XP
10 5 (0.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.52%) Debian
11 4 (0.52%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.52%) zOS
12 3 (0.39%) SUSE
12 3 (0.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 501 (65.49%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (27.58%) Software Engineering
3 175 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
4 124 (16.21%) TDD
5 120 (15.69%) Test Automation
6 110 (14.38%) Configuration Management
7 107 (13.99%) Scrum
8 96 (12.55%) Microservices
9 95 (12.42%) Open Source
10 88 (11.50%) BDD
11 84 (10.98%) Continuous Delivery
12 83 (10.85%) MVC
13 78 (10.20%) Mentoring
14 68 (8.89%) Pair Programming
15 67 (8.76%) Problem-Solving
16 52 (6.80%) Deployment Automation
17 48 (6.27%) Project Management
18 47 (6.14%) Kanban
19 45 (5.88%) Migration
20 44 (5.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 202 (26.41%) SQL
2 194 (25.36%) Java
3 183 (23.92%) Python
4 153 (20.00%) C#
5 128 (16.73%) JavaScript
6 120 (15.69%) Bash Shell
7 85 (11.11%) Ruby
8 77 (10.07%) PowerShell
9 71 (9.28%) PHP
10 61 (7.97%) Java 8
11 52 (6.80%) Perl
12 45 (5.88%) Shell Script
13 34 (4.44%) Scala
14 29 (3.79%) Java 9
15 22 (2.88%) C++
16 19 (2.48%) Kotlin
17 18 (2.35%) T-SQL
18 14 (1.83%) Apple Swift
19 6 (0.78%) TypeScript
20 5 (0.65%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 35 (4.58%) Degree
2 19 (2.48%) AWS Certification
3 14 (1.83%) CISSP
4 11 (1.44%) ISTQB
5 10 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (0.92%) ISEB
6 7 (0.92%) RHCE
6 7 (0.92%) RHCSA
7 6 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (0.78%) Security Cleared
8 5 (0.65%) CISM
9 4 (0.52%) CRISC
10 3 (0.39%) HND
11 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 1 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.13%) MCSA
12 1 (0.13%) MCSE
12 1 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.88%) QA
2 16 (2.09%) PMO
3 13 (1.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.31%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.05%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (1.05%) GDPR
6 2 (0.26%) WCAG
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 173 (22.61%) Docker
2 50 (6.54%) Active Directory
3 25 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.09%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (1.83%) Apache Flume
6 14 (1.83%) HDFS
6 14 (1.83%) Microsoft App-V
6 14 (1.83%) pfSense
6 14 (1.83%) XenApp
6 14 (1.83%) XenDesktop
7 9 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.92%) Firmware
9 5 (0.65%) vSphere
10 4 (0.52%) Gluster
11 3 (0.39%) GlusterFS
12 2 (0.26%) Xen
12 2 (0.26%) XenServer
13 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 154 (20.13%) Ansible
1 154 (20.13%) Puppet
2 93 (12.16%) Opscode Chef
3 90 (11.76%) Kubernetes
4 83 (10.85%) Terraform
5 22 (2.88%) Docker Swarm
6 21 (2.75%) Cobbler
7 19 (2.48%) Rancher
8 17 (2.22%) Prometheus
8 17 (2.22%) ZABBIX
9 16 (2.09%) Tivoli
10 14 (1.83%) Oozie
10 14 (1.83%) XenMobile
11 12 (1.57%) CFEngine
12 11 (1.44%) Mesos
13 10 (1.31%) Nagios
13 10 (1.31%) Rundeck
14 8 (1.05%) Observium
15 7 (0.92%) Consul
15 7 (0.92%) Packer
Vendors
1 145 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 64 (8.37%) Google
3 61 (7.97%) VMware
4 60 (7.84%) Oracle
5 52 (6.80%) Xamarin
6 43 (5.62%) Splunk
7 39 (5.10%) Red Hat
8 23 (3.01%) AppDynamics
9 19 (2.48%) Citrix
9 19 (2.48%) Rackspace
10 18 (2.35%) Atlassian
11 16 (2.09%) EnterpriseDB
12 15 (1.96%) Hortonworks
12 15 (1.96%) McAfee
13 14 (1.83%) Altiris
13 14 (1.83%) Cloudera
13 14 (1.83%) Symantec
14 13 (1.70%) Brocade
15 12 (1.57%) Veritas
16 11 (1.44%) Cisco