Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 59 70
Rank change year-on-year +36 +11 +63
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 794 485 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.20% 4.54% 3.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.87% 4.92% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 713 416 361
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -7.22%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,625 £65,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 8,956 9,857 10,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.47% 92.17% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7,572 8,429 9,065
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £61,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +38 644 £50,000 - 87
North Yorkshire +1 71 £52,500 +16.67% 9
South Yorkshire +23 66 £50,000 -13.04% 9
East Yorkshire +21 5 £35,000 +16.67% 2
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 444 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
2 330 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
3 262 (33.00%) Linux
4 243 (30.60%) Microsoft Azure
5 205 (25.82%) Opscode Chef
6 193 (24.31%) Puppet
7 187 (23.55%) Python
8 178 (22.42%) Java
9 164 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
10 160 (20.15%) Software Engineering
10 160 (20.15%) Configuration Management
11 159 (20.03%) Jenkins
12 156 (19.65%) Ansible
13 155 (19.52%) Docker
14 154 (19.40%) Finance
15 151 (19.02%) Microsoft
16 136 (17.13%) SQL
17 134 (16.88%) .NET
18 127 (15.99%) C#
19 121 (15.24%) Bash Shell
20 119 (14.99%) Ruby
20 119 (14.99%) Git (software)
21 115 (14.48%) JavaScript
22 112 (14.11%) Windows
23 107 (13.48%) Test Automation
24 93 (11.71%) Scrum
25 92 (11.59%) PowerShell
26 91 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
27 86 (10.83%) Greenfield Project
28 85 (10.71%) Open Source

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 30 (3.78%) IIS
2 28 (3.53%) CloudStack
3 25 (3.15%) OpenStack
4 22 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
5 20 (2.52%) Confluence
6 19 (2.39%) Apache
6 19 (2.39%) nginx
6 19 (2.39%) SharePoint
7 18 (2.27%) Tomcat
8 17 (2.14%) JBoss
9 13 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (1.39%) Apache Spark
11 10 (1.26%) Skype for Business
12 8 (1.01%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.01%) WebSphere
13 7 (0.88%) CMS
13 7 (0.88%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.50%) Drupal
16 3 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 6 (0.76%) Magento
2 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.25%) assyst
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 330 (41.56%) Amazon AWS
2 243 (30.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (5.67%) IaaS
4 44 (5.54%) PaaS
5 39 (4.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 37 (4.66%) SaaS
7 36 (4.53%) Amazon EC2
8 29 (3.65%) Amazon S3
8 29 (3.65%) AWS CloudFormation
9 27 (3.40%) Serverless
10 24 (3.02%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 15 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
12 14 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
13 13 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
13 13 (1.64%) Office 365
14 12 (1.51%) Amazon ELB
14 12 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
15 11 (1.39%) GitHub
16 10 (1.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 9 (1.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 42 (5.29%) DNS
2 23 (2.90%) Firewall
3 15 (1.89%) DHCP
3 15 (1.89%) VPN
4 14 (1.76%) HTTP
4 14 (1.76%) SAN
5 13 (1.64%) SMTP
6 12 (1.51%) FTP
6 12 (1.51%) NetScaler
7 11 (1.39%) LAN
8 10 (1.26%) Network Security
9 9 (1.13%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.88%) Internet
10 7 (0.88%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (0.88%) SSH
11 6 (0.76%) NAS
11 6 (0.76%) WAN
12 5 (0.63%) HTTPS
12 5 (0.63%) ISDN
12 5 (0.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (8.19%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.41%) NoSQL
3 31 (3.90%) MySQL
4 30 (3.78%) Amazon RDS
5 28 (3.53%) MongoDB
6 27 (3.40%) Redis
7 23 (2.90%) Big Data
8 22 (2.77%) Hadoop
9 21 (2.64%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (2.52%) Riak
11 13 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.39%) Data Lake
12 11 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
12 11 (1.39%) Relational Database
13 8 (1.01%) Amazon Aurora
13 8 (1.01%) Power BI
14 7 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.50%) RavenDB
15 4 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 159 (20.03%) Jenkins
2 119 (14.99%) Git (software)
3 63 (7.93%) TeamCity
4 59 (7.43%) JIRA
5 53 (6.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 48 (6.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 40 (5.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 37 (4.66%) Bitbucket
9 34 (4.28%) Subversion
10 30 (3.78%) Vagrant
11 22 (2.77%) Selenium
12 21 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
13 19 (2.39%) Maven
13 19 (2.39%) Sonatype Nexus
14 16 (2.02%) MSBuild
15 15 (1.89%) PHPUnit
16 13 (1.64%) SpecFlow
17 12 (1.51%) SonarQube
18 10 (1.26%) Mercurial
19 7 (0.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 154 (19.40%) Finance
2 58 (7.30%) Retail
3 18 (2.27%) Games
4 15 (1.89%) Marketing
5 12 (1.51%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.26%) Local Government
6 10 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.01%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.88%) Banking
9 6 (0.76%) Law
9 6 (0.76%) Legal
10 5 (0.63%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.50%) Back Office
12 3 (0.38%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 257 (32.37%) DevOps Engineer
2 120 (15.11%) Developer
3 63 (7.93%) Software Engineer
4 57 (7.18%) Platform Engineer
5 53 (6.68%) Java Engineer
6 51 (6.42%) AWS Engineer
7 43 (5.42%) AWS DevOps
7 43 (5.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 42 (5.29%) Analyst
8 42 (5.29%) Architect
8 42 (5.29%) Java Software Engineer
9 40 (5.04%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 39 (4.91%) Linux Engineer
11 35 (4.41%) Azure Engineer
12 34 (4.28%) C# Developer
13 32 (4.03%) Consultant
14 30 (3.78%) Azure DevOps
15 29 (3.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
16 26 (3.27%) .NET Developer
17 25 (3.15%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (16.88%) .NET
2 78 (9.82%) Web Services
3 62 (7.81%) Spring
4 58 (7.30%) Node.js
4 58 (7.30%) Spring Boot
5 43 (5.42%) HTML
6 42 (5.29%) ASP.NET
7 36 (4.53%) Spring Security
8 35 (4.41%) RabbitMQ
9 34 (4.28%) ASP.NET MVC
10 30 (3.78%) CSS
11 26 (3.27%) LAMP
12 25 (3.15%) AngularJS
13 22 (2.77%) jQuery
14 19 (2.39%) Kafka
15 16 (2.02%) React
16 15 (1.89%) .NET Core
16 15 (1.89%) RESTful
17 14 (1.76%) HTML5
18 13 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 86 (10.83%) Greenfield Project
2 48 (6.05%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (3.53%) Management Information System
5 14 (1.76%) Private Cloud
6 12 (1.51%) NHS
6 12 (1.51%) Self-Motivation
7 11 (1.39%) Public Cloud
7 11 (1.39%) Replication
8 10 (1.26%) Computer Science
8 10 (1.26%) Data Centre
8 10 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (1.13%) User Experience
10 8 (1.01%) Fintech
10 8 (1.01%) Video\Live Streaming
11 6 (0.76%) Clustering
11 6 (0.76%) Wiki
12 5 (0.63%) Cloud Native
13 4 (0.50%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 262 (33.00%) Linux
2 112 (14.11%) Windows
3 76 (9.57%) Unix
4 73 (9.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (4.66%) CentOS
5 37 (4.66%) Windows Server
6 19 (2.39%) Debian
7 13 (1.64%) Android
8 12 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (0.88%) Apple iOS
11 6 (0.76%) AIX
11 6 (0.76%) HPUX
11 6 (0.76%) Solaris
11 6 (0.76%) SUSE
11 6 (0.76%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.50%) Fedora
12 4 (0.50%) VMS
13 3 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
13 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 444 (55.92%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
3 160 (20.15%) Configuration Management
3 160 (20.15%) Software Engineering
4 107 (13.48%) Test Automation
5 93 (11.71%) Scrum
6 91 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
7 85 (10.71%) Open Source
8 77 (9.70%) Microservices
9 69 (8.69%) Deployment Automation
10 61 (7.68%) TDD
11 59 (7.43%) Continuous Delivery
12 57 (7.18%) MVC
13 51 (6.42%) Stakeholder Management
14 50 (6.30%) Waterfall
15 47 (5.92%) BDD
16 44 (5.54%) ITIL
17 39 (4.91%) Mentoring
17 39 (4.91%) Software Delivery
18 38 (4.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (23.55%) Python
2 178 (22.42%) Java
3 136 (17.13%) SQL
4 127 (15.99%) C#
5 121 (15.24%) Bash Shell
6 119 (14.99%) Ruby
7 115 (14.48%) JavaScript
8 92 (11.59%) PowerShell
9 62 (7.81%) PHP
10 58 (7.30%) Java 8
11 52 (6.55%) Shell Script
12 46 (5.79%) C++
13 40 (5.04%) Java 9
14 30 (3.78%) Perl
15 24 (3.02%) Scala
16 23 (2.90%) Kotlin
17 14 (1.76%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.51%) Go
19 8 (1.01%) C
19 8 (1.01%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (3.02%) Degree
2 15 (1.89%) AWS Certification
3 8 (1.01%) CISSP
4 4 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.38%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.25%) ISEB
6 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.25%) MBA
6 2 (0.25%) MCSA
6 2 (0.25%) MCSE
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.25%) VCP6
6 2 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.13%) CISA
7 1 (0.13%) CISM
7 1 (0.13%) OCA
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (5.29%) QA
2 13 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (1.64%) SLA
3 4 (0.50%) GCP
3 4 (0.50%) GDPR
4 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.25%) PMO
4 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.13%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 155 (19.52%) Docker
2 56 (7.05%) Active Directory
3 43 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (3.65%) vSphere
5 27 (3.40%) XenServer
6 22 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
7 16 (2.02%) Xen
8 14 (1.76%) XenApp
9 13 (1.64%) Hyper-V
10 12 (1.51%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (1.13%) XenDesktop
12 7 (0.88%) Firmware
13 6 (0.76%) KVM
14 5 (0.63%) Varnish
15 4 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 3 (0.38%) LXC
17 2 (0.25%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
18 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
18 1 (0.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 205 (25.82%) Opscode Chef
2 193 (24.31%) Puppet
3 156 (19.65%) Ansible
4 71 (8.94%) Terraform
5 67 (8.44%) Kubernetes
6 46 (5.79%) Cobbler
7 32 (4.03%) Packer
8 26 (3.27%) Tivoli
9 19 (2.39%) Docker Swarm
10 16 (2.02%) Rancher
11 15 (1.89%) Salt
12 14 (1.76%) Nagios
13 12 (1.51%) SmoothWall
14 11 (1.39%) SCCM
14 11 (1.39%) ZABBIX
15 10 (1.26%) Graphite
16 8 (1.01%) Capistrano
16 8 (1.01%) SELinux
16 8 (1.01%) WSUS
17 6 (0.76%) logstash
Vendors
1 151 (19.02%) Microsoft
2 75 (9.45%) VMware
3 61 (7.68%) Oracle
4 59 (7.43%) Google
5 51 (6.42%) Red Hat
6 32 (4.03%) Xamarin
7 26 (3.27%) SaltStack
8 24 (3.02%) EnterpriseDB
9 19 (2.39%) Citrix
10 18 (2.27%) New Relic
11 12 (1.51%) Cisco
11 12 (1.51%) Rackspace
11 12 (1.51%) Trend Micro
12 11 (1.39%) HP
12 11 (1.39%) Splunk
13 9 (1.13%) Symantec
14 8 (1.01%) Dell
14 8 (1.01%) Twitter
15 7 (0.88%) McAfee
16 6 (0.76%) Atlassian