Period
to 15 December 2017

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 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 66 92
Rank change year-on-year +27 +26 +51
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 522 448 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.32% 4.05% 2.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 4.52% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 443 362 335
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £69,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 8851 9910 11633
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.19% 89.63% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7433 8293 9515
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 December 2017.

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 December 2017. 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 +22 362 £54,000 +8.00% 45
North Yorkshire +48 96 £50,000 -4.76% 3
South Yorkshire -5 54 £52,500 +23.53% 12
East Yorkshire +1 3 £70,000 +36.59% 2
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 271 (51.92%) Linux
2 249 (47.70%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (41.57%) Amazon AWS
3 217 (41.57%) Puppet
4 190 (36.40%) Python
5 182 (34.87%) Opscode Chef
6 176 (33.72%) Java
7 163 (31.23%) Ruby
8 123 (23.56%) Docker
9 118 (22.61%) Jenkins
10 107 (20.50%) Configuration Management
11 105 (20.11%) Bash Shell
12 100 (19.16%) Ansible
13 95 (18.20%) Continuous Integration
14 94 (18.01%) SQL
15 93 (17.82%) Git (software)
16 91 (17.43%) Microsoft Azure
17 90 (17.24%) Software Engineering
18 89 (17.05%) Scrum
19 88 (16.86%) Web Services
20 83 (15.90%) Google
21 79 (15.13%) PHP
22 73 (13.98%) C#
23 72 (13.79%) Node.js
24 71 (13.60%) Finance
25 70 (13.41%) Test Automation
26 68 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
27 66 (12.64%) Oracle
27 66 (12.64%) TDD
28 64 (12.26%) Red Hat

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 (5.17%) OpenStack
2 18 (3.45%) CloudStack
3 17 (3.26%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.30%) Apache
4 12 (2.30%) Jetty
5 11 (2.11%) JBoss
5 11 (2.11%) WebLogic
6 7 (1.34%) Apache Spark
6 7 (1.34%) IIS
6 7 (1.34%) Tornado
7 6 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.15%) nginx
8 5 (0.96%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.96%) WordPress
9 3 (0.57%) CMS
9 3 (0.57%) Mule ESB
9 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.38%) Drupal
10 2 (0.38%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 217 (41.57%) Amazon AWS
2 91 (17.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 54 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
4 47 (9.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (5.56%) IaaS
6 26 (4.98%) GitHub
7 22 (4.21%) AWS CloudFormation
8 12 (2.30%) SaaS
9 11 (2.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 10 (1.92%) Office 365
10 10 (1.92%) Serverless
11 8 (1.53%) Amazon S3
11 8 (1.53%) PaaS
12 7 (1.34%) Loggly
12 7 (1.34%) Sumo Logic
13 6 (1.15%) G Suite
14 5 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
14 5 (0.96%) Slack
15 3 (0.57%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.21%) Firewall
2 13 (2.49%) DNS
3 10 (1.92%) Internet
4 9 (1.72%) VPN
5 7 (1.34%) AMQP
5 7 (1.34%) HTTP
6 6 (1.15%) SAN
6 6 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (0.96%) Network Security
8 4 (0.77%) DHCP
8 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
9 3 (0.57%) FTP
9 3 (0.57%) LAN
9 3 (0.57%) PuTTY
9 3 (0.57%) WinSCP
10 2 (0.38%) DMZ
10 2 (0.38%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.38%) SMS
10 2 (0.38%) SSL
10 2 (0.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (7.47%) MySQL
2 34 (6.51%) SQL Server
3 30 (5.75%) MongoDB
4 26 (4.98%) Big Data
5 25 (4.79%) NoSQL
6 24 (4.60%) Amazon RDS
7 23 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
8 21 (4.02%) Redis
9 20 (3.83%) Relational Database
10 16 (3.07%) Hadoop
11 14 (2.68%) Riak
12 10 (1.92%) Oracle Database
13 8 (1.53%) Couchbase
14 6 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
15 5 (0.96%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
16 4 (0.77%) BigQuery
16 4 (0.77%) Data Mining
17 3 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
17 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 118 (22.61%) Jenkins
2 93 (17.82%) Git (software)
3 42 (8.05%) Cucumber
3 42 (8.05%) Vagrant
4 37 (7.09%) Selenium
5 33 (6.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 23 (4.41%) Maven
7 17 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (2.68%) Bitbucket
9 13 (2.49%) Ant
9 13 (2.49%) GitLab
9 13 (2.49%) GoCD
9 13 (2.49%) Octopus Deploy
9 13 (2.49%) Sonatype Nexus
10 12 (2.30%) Subversion
11 11 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
12 10 (1.92%) PHPUnit
13 9 (1.72%) SoapUI
13 9 (1.72%) TeamCity
14 8 (1.53%) JIRA
General
1 71 (13.60%) Finance
2 23 (4.41%) Retail
3 13 (2.49%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.30%) Games
5 10 (1.92%) Local Government
6 9 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.34%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.77%) Marketing
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
10 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Banking
Job Titles
1 212 (40.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 69 (13.22%) Developer
3 63 (12.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 57 (10.92%) Linux Engineer
5 52 (9.96%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 51 (9.77%) AWS DevOps
7 42 (8.05%) Platform Engineer
8 40 (7.66%) Senior DevOps
8 40 (7.66%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 39 (7.47%) AWS Engineer
10 33 (6.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 32 (6.13%) Consultant
12 30 (5.75%) Architect
13 28 (5.36%) Cloud Engineer
14 27 (5.17%) Java Developer
15 25 (4.79%) Automation Engineer
15 25 (4.79%) Java Engineer
16 23 (4.41%) AWS Consultant
16 23 (4.41%) Systems Engineer
17 22 (4.21%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (16.86%) Web Services
2 72 (13.79%) Node.js
3 63 (12.07%) .NET
4 44 (8.43%) HTML
5 38 (7.28%) LAMP
6 33 (6.32%) Spring
7 32 (6.13%) CSS
8 26 (4.98%) RabbitMQ
9 25 (4.79%) React
10 22 (4.21%) Kafka
11 21 (4.02%) AngularJS
12 20 (3.83%) ASP.NET
13 18 (3.45%) Middleware
14 17 (3.26%) Elastic Stack
15 16 (3.07%) Spring Boot
15 16 (3.07%) XML
16 15 (2.87%) Apache Camel
17 13 (2.49%) RESTful
18 12 (2.30%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (2.30%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.17%) Video\Live Streaming
3 18 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 16 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (2.68%) Greenfield Project
6 12 (2.30%) Data Centre
7 11 (2.11%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.92%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.34%) Computer Science
9 7 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (1.15%) Fintech
10 6 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
11 5 (0.96%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.96%) User Experience
11 5 (0.96%) Video on Demand
12 4 (0.77%) Clustering
12 4 (0.77%) iPad
12 4 (0.77%) NHS
12 4 (0.77%) PKI
13 3 (0.57%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 271 (51.92%) Linux
2 68 (13.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 63 (12.07%) Unix
4 54 (10.34%) CentOS
5 45 (8.62%) Windows
6 19 (3.64%) Windows Server
7 12 (2.30%) Debian
8 8 (1.53%) Solaris
8 8 (1.53%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.38%) AIX
10 2 (0.38%) HPUX
10 2 (0.38%) SUSE
10 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.19%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (47.70%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (20.50%) Configuration Management
3 95 (18.20%) Continuous Integration
4 90 (17.24%) Software Engineering
5 89 (17.05%) Scrum
6 70 (13.41%) Test Automation
7 66 (12.64%) TDD
8 49 (9.39%) BDD
9 42 (8.05%) Open Source
10 40 (7.66%) DSDM
10 40 (7.66%) Kanban
11 38 (7.28%) Release Management
12 37 (7.09%) SDLC
13 36 (6.90%) RUP
13 36 (6.90%) Software Delivery
14 33 (6.32%) Analytics
14 33 (6.32%) Software Testing
15 31 (5.94%) MVC
16 30 (5.75%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (5.36%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 190 (36.40%) Python
2 176 (33.72%) Java
3 163 (31.23%) Ruby
4 105 (20.11%) Bash Shell
5 94 (18.01%) SQL
6 79 (15.13%) PHP
7 73 (13.98%) C#
8 63 (12.07%) JavaScript
9 34 (6.51%) C++
10 32 (6.13%) Shell Script
11 31 (5.94%) PowerShell
12 30 (5.75%) Scala
13 24 (4.60%) Go
14 16 (3.07%) Perl
15 7 (1.34%) C
16 6 (1.15%) Groovy
16 6 (1.15%) PL/SQL
17 4 (0.77%) R
18 3 (0.57%) F#
19 2 (0.38%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 12 (2.30%) Degree
2 10 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 10 (1.92%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.53%) MCP
4 7 (1.34%) CCNA
4 7 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.15%) ISEB
5 6 (1.15%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.57%) CEH
6 3 (0.57%) RHCE
7 2 (0.38%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.38%) MCSE
7 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.19%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.68%) QA
2 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 123 (23.56%) Docker
2 23 (4.41%) vSphere
3 21 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (3.64%) Xen
5 15 (2.87%) XenServer
6 11 (2.11%) KVM
6 11 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (1.15%) Active Directory
8 5 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.77%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.19%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.19%) vCloud
10 1 (0.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 217 (41.57%) Puppet
2 182 (34.87%) Opscode Chef
3 100 (19.16%) Ansible
4 43 (8.24%) Terraform
5 34 (6.51%) Cobbler
6 29 (5.56%) Kubernetes
6 29 (5.56%) Packer
7 25 (4.79%) Salt
8 24 (4.60%) Tivoli
9 21 (4.02%) Nagios
10 13 (2.49%) Graphite
10 13 (2.49%) rkt
11 9 (1.72%) ZABBIX
12 7 (1.34%) Prometheus
13 6 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
13 6 (1.15%) Rancher
14 5 (0.96%) Data Guard
15 4 (0.77%) Docker Swarm
16 3 (0.57%) Mesos
17 2 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (15.90%) Google
2 66 (12.64%) Oracle
3 64 (12.26%) Red Hat
4 54 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 46 (8.81%) VMware
6 27 (5.17%) EnterpriseDB
7 24 (4.60%) Rackspace
7 24 (4.60%) SaltStack
8 17 (3.26%) Splunk
9 14 (2.68%) New Relic
10 12 (2.30%) Zend
11 5 (0.96%) HP
12 4 (0.77%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.77%) Cisco
13 3 (0.57%) F5
13 3 (0.57%) SAP
13 3 (0.57%) Software AG
13 3 (0.57%) Twitter
13 3 (0.57%) webMethods
14 2 (0.38%) Hitachi