Period
to 9 December 2018

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 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 45 65
Rank change year-on-year +28 +20 +35
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 790 508 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.96% 5.22% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.83% 5.67% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 714 431 364
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £68,293
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 7,293 8,956 10,198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.92% 92.01% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,933 7,526 8,548
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018. 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 +30 508 £51,500 -1.90% 105
North Yorkshire +7 150 £50,000 - 12
South Yorkshire +28 112 £47,500 -2.56% 30
East Yorkshire +6 3 £47,500 -32.14% 3
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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.

1 506 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (36.33%) Amazon AWS
3 260 (32.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 241 (30.51%) Linux
5 213 (26.96%) Puppet
6 212 (26.84%) Python
7 211 (26.71%) Finance
8 200 (25.32%) Jenkins
9 195 (24.68%) Software Engineering
10 190 (24.05%) Docker
11 184 (23.29%) Java
12 179 (22.66%) SQL
13 169 (21.39%) Microsoft
13 169 (21.39%) Ansible
14 168 (21.27%) Continuous Integration
15 161 (20.38%) C#
16 159 (20.13%) Bash Shell
17 146 (18.48%) Git (software)
18 143 (18.10%) Greenfield Project
19 138 (17.47%) JavaScript
20 130 (16.46%) .NET
21 127 (16.08%) Configuration Management
22 126 (15.95%) TDD
23 122 (15.44%) PowerShell
23 122 (15.44%) Opscode Chef
24 107 (13.54%) Test Automation
24 107 (13.54%) Ruby
25 105 (13.29%) Windows
26 103 (13.04%) Scrum
27 98 (12.41%) PHP

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 33 (4.18%) Tomcat
2 32 (4.05%) Elasticsearch
3 28 (3.54%) JBoss
4 27 (3.42%) nginx
5 22 (2.78%) Apache
5 22 (2.78%) Confluence
5 22 (2.78%) MS Exchange
6 17 (2.15%) Jetty
7 16 (2.03%) Apache Spark
7 16 (2.03%) CloudStack
8 13 (1.65%) OpenStack
9 11 (1.39%) SharePoint
9 11 (1.39%) WebSphere
10 9 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.14%) Skype for Business
11 8 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
11 8 (1.01%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.89%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (0.25%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.27%) Magento
2 5 (0.63%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 287 (36.33%) Amazon AWS
2 260 (32.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 68 (8.61%) IaaS
4 66 (8.35%) PaaS
4 66 (8.35%) SaaS
5 31 (3.92%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (3.80%) Office 365
7 29 (3.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 28 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (2.78%) GitHub
10 17 (2.15%) OneDrive
10 17 (2.15%) Slack
11 11 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (1.39%) Serverless
12 10 (1.27%) Amazon S3
13 9 (1.14%) npm
13 9 (1.14%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.89%) G Suite
15 5 (0.63%) Apigee
15 5 (0.63%) Asana
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.78%) DNS
2 20 (2.53%) Firewall
3 18 (2.28%) SAN
4 17 (2.15%) NetScaler
5 15 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
6 14 (1.77%) Asterisk PBX
6 14 (1.77%) VoIP
7 11 (1.39%) Internet
8 6 (0.76%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (0.76%) SSL
8 6 (0.76%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.63%) DHCP
10 4 (0.51%) HTTP
10 4 (0.51%) Network Security
11 3 (0.38%) LAN
11 3 (0.38%) WAN
12 2 (0.25%) ATM
12 2 (0.25%) Bluetooth
12 2 (0.25%) Broadband
12 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (8.61%) NoSQL
2 61 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 51 (6.46%) MySQL
4 29 (3.67%) MongoDB
5 28 (3.54%) Hadoop
6 26 (3.29%) Redis
7 24 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 22 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 21 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (2.53%) Big Data
11 14 (1.77%) Riak
12 11 (1.39%) Azure SQL Database
12 11 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.14%) Power BI
14 8 (1.01%) Apache Hive
14 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (0.89%) QlikView
15 7 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 200 (25.32%) Jenkins
2 146 (18.48%) Git (software)
3 61 (7.72%) JIRA
4 37 (4.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 37 (4.68%) Subversion
5 36 (4.56%) TeamCity
6 26 (3.29%) Maven
7 25 (3.16%) GitLab
7 25 (3.16%) Selenium
8 24 (3.04%) Sonatype Nexus
9 20 (2.53%) Mercurial
10 19 (2.41%) SonarQube
11 18 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (2.15%) Octopus Deploy
13 16 (2.03%) SpecFlow
14 14 (1.77%) Bitbucket
14 14 (1.77%) Redmine
14 14 (1.77%) Trac
15 13 (1.65%) Visual Studio Team System
16 11 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 211 (26.71%) Finance
2 44 (5.57%) Retail
3 28 (3.54%) Banking
4 16 (2.03%) Telecoms
5 8 (1.01%) Marketing
6 7 (0.89%) Czech Language
6 7 (0.89%) Financial Institution
6 7 (0.89%) Investment Banking
7 6 (0.76%) Publishing
8 5 (0.63%) Billing
8 5 (0.63%) Games
8 5 (0.63%) Local Government
8 5 (0.63%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.51%) Electronics
9 4 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.38%) Legal
11 2 (0.25%) Back Office
11 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 192 (24.30%) DevOps Engineer
2 184 (23.29%) Developer
3 74 (9.37%) C# Developer
4 68 (8.61%) Software Engineer
5 62 (7.85%) Platform Engineer
6 58 (7.34%) AWS Engineer
6 58 (7.34%) Senior Developer
7 55 (6.96%) Cloud Engineer
8 52 (6.58%) Architect
9 51 (6.46%) Linux Engineer
10 49 (6.20%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 48 (6.08%) .NET Developer
12 47 (5.95%) Java Engineer
13 46 (5.82%) Java Software Engineer
14 45 (5.70%) AWS DevOps
15 44 (5.57%) C# .NET Developer
16 43 (5.44%) AWS DevOps Engineer
17 41 (5.19%) Linux DevOps Engineer
18 39 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
19 38 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (16.46%) .NET
2 65 (8.23%) ASP.NET
3 60 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 57 (7.22%) HTML
5 55 (6.96%) CSS
6 52 (6.58%) Spring
6 52 (6.58%) Web Services
7 48 (6.08%) AngularJS
8 46 (5.82%) Spring Boot
9 42 (5.32%) Node.js
10 40 (5.06%) REST
11 39 (4.94%) Middleware
12 38 (4.81%) RabbitMQ
13 29 (3.67%) Kafka
14 28 (3.54%) jQuery
15 27 (3.42%) Spring Security
16 23 (2.91%) .NET Core
16 23 (2.91%) React
17 20 (2.53%) RESTful
18 18 (2.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 143 (18.10%) Greenfield Project
2 73 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
3 51 (6.46%) Data Centre
4 48 (6.08%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
6 30 (3.80%) Public Cloud
7 29 (3.67%) Mobile App
8 28 (3.54%) User Experience
9 20 (2.53%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.15%) Cloud Native
10 17 (2.15%) Fintech
11 14 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.89%) Derivative
14 6 (0.76%) EFT
14 6 (0.76%) iSeries
14 6 (0.76%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.63%) Clustering
15 5 (0.63%) PKI
16 4 (0.51%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 241 (30.51%) Linux
2 105 (13.29%) Windows
3 84 (10.63%) Unix
4 52 (6.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 39 (4.94%) CentOS
6 31 (3.92%) Windows Server
7 23 (2.91%) Android
8 21 (2.66%) Ubuntu
8 21 (2.66%) Windows 10
8 21 (2.66%) Windows 7
8 21 (2.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (2.41%) Apple iOS
10 14 (1.77%) Windows 8
10 14 (1.77%) Windows XP
11 9 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.89%) VMS
13 5 (0.63%) SUSE
14 4 (0.51%) Debian
15 2 (0.25%) HPUX
15 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (64.05%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (24.68%) Software Engineering
3 168 (21.27%) Continuous Integration
4 127 (16.08%) Configuration Management
5 126 (15.95%) TDD
6 107 (13.54%) Test Automation
7 103 (13.04%) Scrum
8 90 (11.39%) Open Source
9 85 (10.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 81 (10.25%) MVC
11 78 (9.87%) Microservices
12 77 (9.75%) BDD
13 67 (8.48%) Problem-Solving
13 67 (8.48%) Project Management
14 66 (8.35%) Mentoring
15 62 (7.85%) IT Strategy
16 61 (7.72%) Pair Programming
17 54 (6.84%) Deployment Automation
18 51 (6.46%) Analytics
19 48 (6.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 212 (26.84%) Python
2 184 (23.29%) Java
3 179 (22.66%) SQL
4 161 (20.38%) C#
5 159 (20.13%) Bash Shell
6 138 (17.47%) JavaScript
7 122 (15.44%) PowerShell
8 107 (13.54%) Ruby
9 98 (12.41%) PHP
10 63 (7.97%) Java 8
11 60 (7.59%) Perl
12 52 (6.58%) Shell Script
13 38 (4.81%) Java 9
14 31 (3.92%) C++
15 19 (2.41%) T-SQL
16 18 (2.28%) Scala
17 17 (2.15%) Kotlin
18 15 (1.90%) Apple Swift
19 9 (1.14%) Objective-C
19 9 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (4.94%) Degree
2 16 (2.03%) AWS Certification
2 16 (2.03%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (1.39%) CISSP
4 8 (1.01%) RHCE
4 8 (1.01%) RHCSA
5 5 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.51%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.38%) ISEB
8 2 (0.25%) CISM
8 2 (0.25%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.25%) MBA
8 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.13%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (0.13%) OCAJ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.44%) QA
2 20 (2.53%) PMO
3 12 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.01%) GDPR
6 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 190 (24.05%) Docker
2 58 (7.34%) Active Directory
3 39 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (2.15%) Microsoft App-V
5 17 (2.15%) XenApp
5 17 (2.15%) XenDesktop
6 14 (1.77%) Hyper-V
6 14 (1.77%) pfSense
7 12 (1.52%) Virtual Machines
8 11 (1.39%) vSphere
9 7 (0.89%) HDFS
10 6 (0.76%) LXC
11 5 (0.63%) Gluster
11 5 (0.63%) Xen
11 5 (0.63%) XenServer
12 4 (0.51%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 4 (0.51%) GlusterFS
12 4 (0.51%) Varnish
13 3 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 213 (26.96%) Puppet
2 169 (21.39%) Ansible
3 122 (15.44%) Opscode Chef
4 95 (12.03%) Terraform
5 94 (11.90%) Kubernetes
6 32 (4.05%) Cobbler
6 32 (4.05%) ZABBIX
7 27 (3.42%) Docker Swarm
8 21 (2.66%) Tivoli
9 17 (2.15%) XenMobile
10 16 (2.03%) Cacti
10 16 (2.03%) Munin
11 15 (1.90%) Mesos
11 15 (1.90%) Prometheus
12 14 (1.77%) Rancher
13 13 (1.65%) Nagios
14 10 (1.27%) Packer
15 9 (1.14%) Hadoop YARN
15 9 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
16 7 (0.89%) WSUS
Vendors
1 169 (21.39%) Microsoft
2 73 (9.24%) VMware
3 55 (6.96%) Oracle
4 54 (6.84%) Xamarin
5 50 (6.33%) Red Hat
6 38 (4.81%) Google
7 34 (4.30%) Citrix
8 33 (4.18%) Splunk
9 26 (3.29%) McAfee
10 21 (2.66%) EnterpriseDB
11 18 (2.28%) Symantec
12 17 (2.15%) Altiris
13 15 (1.90%) AppDynamics
13 15 (1.90%) MuleSoft
14 13 (1.65%) Atlassian
14 13 (1.65%) Zend
15 12 (1.52%) Brocade
16 11 (1.39%) EMC
16 11 (1.39%) Rackspace
17 9 (1.14%) SaltStack