Period
to 15 September 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 15 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 17 53
Rank change year-on-year -1 +36 +17
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 768 839 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.40% 9.57% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.46% 10.37% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 636 770 400
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,650 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £72,660 £72,500 £66,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 6,700 8,094 9,466
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.70% 92.33% 92.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5,391 6,697 7,937
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,272 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.66% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £64,750 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

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 15 September 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 15 September 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 +3 528 £52,925 +5.85% 102
South Yorkshire +16 138 £52,500 +10.53% 16
North Yorkshire -61 79 £45,000 -14.29% 20
East Yorkshire +20 27 £45,000 -12.62% 6
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 494 (64.32%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (30.21%) Azure
3 231 (30.08%) JavaScript
4 215 (27.99%) Docker
5 205 (26.69%) AWS
6 193 (25.13%) SQL
7 185 (24.09%) C#
7 185 (24.09%) Software Engineering
8 181 (23.57%) .NET
9 173 (22.53%) Java
10 154 (20.05%) Python
11 153 (19.92%) Scrum
12 151 (19.66%) Finance
12 151 (19.66%) Microsoft
13 149 (19.40%) TDD
14 136 (17.71%) Linux
15 135 (17.58%) Kubernetes
16 130 (16.93%) Git (software)
16 130 (16.93%) Continuous Integration
17 114 (14.84%) Test Automation
18 109 (14.19%) Terraform
19 106 (13.80%) Microservices
20 102 (13.28%) Jenkins
21 99 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
22 97 (12.63%) MVC
23 96 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
24 95 (12.37%) Ansible
24 95 (12.37%) ASP.NET
25 94 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
26 93 (12.11%) Puppet

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 27 (3.52%) Confluence
2 17 (2.21%) Apache
3 16 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (1.82%) IIS
4 14 (1.82%) nginx
5 12 (1.56%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.17%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (0.52%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.52%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.52%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.39%) Drupal
10 2 (0.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.26%) JBoss
10 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.26%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
11 1 (0.13%) SAS
11 1 (0.13%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (2.21%) Chatbot
2 5 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.13%) InDesign
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.13%) SPSS
3 1 (0.13%) Stata
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.26%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 232 (30.21%) Azure
2 205 (26.69%) AWS
3 73 (9.51%) GCP
4 38 (4.95%) IaaS
5 27 (3.52%) GitHub
6 26 (3.39%) Office 365
7 22 (2.86%) PaaS
8 17 (2.21%) Azure Stack
8 17 (2.21%) G Suite
9 16 (2.08%) IBM Cloud
10 15 (1.95%) SaaS
11 13 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (1.43%) AWS CloudFormation
12 11 (1.43%) Serverless
13 10 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (1.04%) OpenShift
15 7 (0.91%) Slack
16 5 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
17 3 (0.39%) Amazon ECS
17 3 (0.39%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 36 (4.69%) Firewall
2 34 (4.43%) DNS
3 28 (3.65%) DHCP
4 26 (3.39%) Internet
4 26 (3.39%) VPN
5 21 (2.73%) BGP
5 21 (2.73%) IPsec
5 21 (2.73%) OSPF
6 20 (2.60%) 802.11
6 20 (2.60%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (2.60%) Cisco IOS
6 20 (2.60%) MPLS
6 20 (2.60%) NX-OS
6 20 (2.60%) Wireless
7 17 (2.21%) NetScaler
8 16 (2.08%) 3G
8 16 (2.08%) 4G
8 16 (2.08%) Cisco Firepower
8 16 (2.08%) NetScreen
9 8 (1.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 61 (7.94%) MySQL
3 41 (5.34%) NoSQL
4 35 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
5 34 (4.43%) MongoDB
6 19 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (1.95%) Big Data
8 10 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (1.30%) Hadoop
9 9 (1.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (0.91%) DB2
11 6 (0.78%) Blockchain
11 6 (0.78%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.78%) Redis
12 4 (0.52%) MarkLogic
12 4 (0.52%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.52%) Riak
13 3 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
13 3 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 130 (16.93%) Git (software)
2 102 (13.28%) Jenkins
3 69 (8.98%) JIRA
4 52 (6.77%) Selenium
5 51 (6.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 34 (4.43%) Visual Studio Team System
7 31 (4.04%) Visual Studio
8 29 (3.78%) Cucumber
9 25 (3.26%) JMeter
9 25 (3.26%) Maven
10 23 (2.99%) SoapUI
11 20 (2.60%) GitLab
11 20 (2.60%) SpecFlow
12 17 (2.21%) LoadRunner
12 17 (2.21%) Octopus Deploy
12 17 (2.21%) Subversion
13 13 (1.69%) TeamCity
14 12 (1.56%) webpack
14 12 (1.56%) Xcode
15 10 (1.30%) Mercurial
General
1 151 (19.66%) Finance
2 53 (6.90%) Marketing
3 49 (6.38%) Banking
4 36 (4.69%) Retail
5 33 (4.30%) Public Sector
6 19 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.30%) Local Government
8 8 (1.04%) Games
9 4 (0.52%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.39%) Online Betting
11 2 (0.26%) Billing
11 2 (0.26%) Legal
11 2 (0.26%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.13%) Advertising
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 193 (25.13%) Developer
2 145 (18.88%) DevOps Engineer
3 93 (12.11%) Software Engineer
4 62 (8.07%) Architect
5 45 (5.86%) Java Engineer
6 43 (5.60%) Software Developer
7 42 (5.47%) Platform Engineer
8 40 (5.21%) Cloud Engineer
9 39 (5.08%) Analyst
9 39 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
10 37 (4.82%) Java Developer
11 35 (4.56%) .NET Developer
12 31 (4.04%) C# Developer
13 30 (3.91%) Senior Developer
14 29 (3.78%) AWS Engineer
15 26 (3.39%) Consultant
15 26 (3.39%) Support Engineer
16 22 (2.86%) Senior Software Engineer
16 22 (2.86%) Test Analyst
17 21 (2.73%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (23.57%) .NET
2 95 (12.37%) ASP.NET
3 83 (10.81%) React
4 78 (10.16%) jQuery
5 73 (9.51%) AngularJS
6 69 (8.98%) Node.js
7 67 (8.72%) Spring
8 66 (8.59%) HTML
9 64 (8.33%) Web Services
10 63 (8.20%) CSS
11 50 (6.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (6.25%) Spring Boot
13 46 (5.99%) Vue.js
14 39 (5.08%) Kafka
15 38 (4.95%) .NET Core
15 38 (4.95%) .NET Framework
16 36 (4.69%) REST
17 30 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
18 27 (3.52%) XML
19 26 (3.39%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 56 (7.29%) Enterprise Software
3 43 (5.60%) Public Cloud
4 24 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 21 (2.73%) Data Centre
6 18 (2.34%) User Experience
7 12 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.56%) NHS
8 8 (1.04%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (0.65%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.65%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.65%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.65%) Enterprise Cloud
11 3 (0.39%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.39%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.26%) Clustering
12 2 (0.26%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 136 (17.71%) Linux
2 80 (10.42%) Windows
3 41 (5.34%) Unix
4 27 (3.52%) Windows Server
5 20 (2.60%) CatOS
5 20 (2.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (2.21%) Apple iOS
7 11 (1.43%) Android
8 6 (0.78%) CentOS
8 6 (0.78%) Windows 7
9 5 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.39%) AIX
11 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 494 (64.32%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (24.09%) Software Engineering
3 153 (19.92%) Scrum
4 149 (19.40%) TDD
5 130 (16.93%) Continuous Integration
6 114 (14.84%) Test Automation
7 106 (13.80%) Microservices
8 99 (12.89%) Problem-Solving
9 97 (12.63%) MVC
10 85 (11.07%) BDD
10 85 (11.07%) Open Source
11 80 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
12 78 (10.16%) Configuration Management
12 78 (10.16%) Continuous Delivery
13 69 (8.98%) Mentoring
14 57 (7.42%) Artificial Intelligence
14 57 (7.42%) Fintech
15 56 (7.29%) Kanban
16 54 (7.03%) Computer Science
17 53 (6.90%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 231 (30.08%) JavaScript
2 193 (25.13%) SQL
3 185 (24.09%) C#
4 173 (22.53%) Java
5 154 (20.05%) Python
6 81 (10.55%) Ruby
7 64 (8.33%) PHP
8 47 (6.12%) Bash Shell
9 37 (4.82%) TypeScript
10 35 (4.56%) PowerShell
11 28 (3.65%) Java 8
12 26 (3.39%) Perl
13 23 (2.99%) VB
14 18 (2.34%) Kotlin
15 17 (2.21%) Groovy
16 14 (1.82%) Scala
17 12 (1.56%) Apple Swift
17 12 (1.56%) Java 9
17 12 (1.56%) PHP 7
17 12 (1.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (8.85%) Degree
2 18 (2.34%) AWS Certification
2 18 (2.34%) HND
3 17 (2.21%) CCNP
3 17 (2.21%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.43%) CCNA
5 11 (1.43%) ISTQB
6 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.52%) RHCE
7 4 (0.52%) RHCSA
8 3 (0.39%) ISEB
8 3 (0.39%) MCSE
8 3 (0.39%) Security Cleared
9 2 (0.26%) ACCA
9 2 (0.26%) CIMA
9 2 (0.26%) MCSA
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
10 1 (0.13%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (8.07%) QA
2 14 (1.82%) SLA
3 11 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.91%) GDPR
5 6 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.26%) WCAG
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 215 (27.99%) Docker
2 21 (2.73%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.13%) HDFS
7 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.13%) XenApp
7 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 135 (17.58%) Kubernetes
2 109 (14.19%) Terraform
3 95 (12.37%) Ansible
4 94 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
5 93 (12.11%) Puppet
6 19 (2.47%) Prometheus
7 17 (2.21%) Rancher
8 16 (2.08%) FortiGate
8 16 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
8 16 (2.08%) RANCID
9 12 (1.56%) Packer
10 11 (1.43%) Cobbler
10 11 (1.43%) Tivoli
11 10 (1.30%) Kibana
12 8 (1.04%) Consul
12 8 (1.04%) Grafana
12 8 (1.04%) logstash
13 7 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (0.52%) CA Service Virtualization
14 4 (0.52%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 151 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 84 (10.94%) Google
3 38 (4.95%) VMware
4 26 (3.39%) Rackspace
5 23 (2.99%) Oracle
6 22 (2.86%) Cisco
7 21 (2.73%) Xamarin
8 18 (2.34%) Citrix
8 18 (2.34%) IBM
9 16 (2.08%) Draytek
9 16 (2.08%) Fortinet
9 16 (2.08%) HP
9 16 (2.08%) Huawei
9 16 (2.08%) Juniper
9 16 (2.08%) Meraki
9 16 (2.08%) Palo Alto
10 15 (1.95%) Red Hat
11 14 (1.82%) Atlassian
12 13 (1.69%) AppDynamics
13 10 (1.30%) EnterpriseDB