Period
to 14 April 2021

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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 10 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 +6 +15
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 801 801 804
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.61% 14.24% 10.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.81% 15.62% 11.69%
Number of salaries quoted 719 612 700
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,525 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £65,000 £63,938 £62,277
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year - +1.56% +2.40%

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 4,497 5,128 6,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.26% 91.18% 92.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3,686 4,337 5,699
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
25th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
75th Percentile £60,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for DevOps in Yorkshire

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 April 2021.

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 14 April 2021. 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 +3 483 £55,000 +4.76% 105
South Yorkshire +12 209 £55,000 +10.00% 18
North Yorkshire -1 74 £55,000 - 13
East Yorkshire +1 13 £48,000 +32.41% 4
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 14 April 2021, 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.

1 472 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 436 (54.43%) Azure
3 340 (42.45%) Kubernetes
4 332 (41.45%) Terraform
4 332 (41.45%) AWS
5 297 (37.08%) Docker
6 252 (31.46%) Infrastructure as Code
7 238 (29.71%) C#
8 237 (29.59%) Python
9 218 (27.22%) SQL
10 205 (25.59%) Linux
11 203 (25.34%) Opscode Chef
12 194 (24.22%) JavaScript
13 190 (23.72%) Puppet
14 189 (23.60%) Java
15 169 (21.10%) Problem-Solving
16 168 (20.97%) AWS CloudFormation
17 160 (19.98%) Go
18 153 (19.10%) Ruby
19 150 (18.73%) Git (software)
20 148 (18.48%) Ansible
21 137 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
22 133 (16.60%) .NET
23 121 (15.11%) Deployment Automation
24 120 (14.98%) Microsoft
25 119 (14.86%) Configuration Management
26 114 (14.23%) Migration
27 113 (14.11%) Software Engineering
28 108 (13.48%) Jenkins
29 104 (12.98%) PowerShell

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 41 (5.12%) Apache
2 18 (2.25%) CMS
3 16 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 15 (1.87%) Umbraco
5 13 (1.62%) Confluence
6 10 (1.25%) Kentico
7 7 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (0.87%) EPiServer
8 6 (0.75%) Jadu
8 6 (0.75%) WordPress
9 5 (0.62%) Apache Synapse
9 5 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.50%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.25%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.25%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.25%) Luigi
12 1 (0.12%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.12%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 436 (54.43%) Azure
2 332 (41.45%) AWS
3 168 (20.97%) AWS CloudFormation
4 96 (11.99%) Pulumi
5 89 (11.11%) GCP
6 66 (8.24%) Amazon EKS
7 49 (6.12%) Datadog
8 37 (4.62%) Serverless
9 34 (4.24%) PaaS
10 26 (3.25%) Power Platform
11 23 (2.87%) SaaS
12 22 (2.75%) AWS Lambda
13 18 (2.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 17 (2.12%) IaaS
15 15 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
16 11 (1.37%) Azure Data Factory
16 11 (1.37%) Azure Stack
17 10 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
18 9 (1.12%) Amazon S3
18 9 (1.12%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.87%) Firewall
2 4 (0.50%) DNS
3 3 (0.37%) Asterisk PBX
3 3 (0.37%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.37%) RTP
3 3 (0.37%) STUN
3 3 (0.37%) VoIP
4 2 (0.25%) HTTP
4 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.12%) DHCP
5 1 (0.12%) DMZ
5 1 (0.12%) ICMP
5 1 (0.12%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.12%) Network Security
5 1 (0.12%) Skype
5 1 (0.12%) SNMP
5 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 83 (10.36%) MySQL
3 58 (7.24%) PostgreSQL
4 57 (7.12%) Azure SQL Database
5 53 (6.62%) MongoDB
6 48 (5.99%) Cosmos DB
6 48 (5.99%) MariaDB
6 48 (5.99%) Redis
7 24 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 23 (2.87%) Power BI
8 23 (2.87%) Relational Database
9 18 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (1.87%) Big Data
11 14 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.50%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 12 (1.50%) Data Lake
13 11 (1.37%) Hadoop
14 10 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 9 (1.12%) NoSQL
16 8 (1.00%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 150 (18.73%) Git (software)
2 108 (13.48%) Jenkins
3 51 (6.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (5.87%) Selenium
5 36 (4.49%) GitLab
6 30 (3.75%) JIRA
7 23 (2.87%) Visual Studio
8 22 (2.75%) Postman
9 19 (2.37%) Bitbucket
10 8 (1.00%) Cucumber
10 8 (1.00%) JMeter
11 7 (0.87%) Eclipse
11 7 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.87%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (0.75%) SpecFlow
12 6 (0.75%) webpack
13 5 (0.62%) gulp
13 5 (0.62%) Spinnaker
14 4 (0.50%) Newman
General
1 47 (5.87%) Finance
2 36 (4.49%) Public Sector
3 34 (4.24%) Games
4 16 (2.00%) Retail
5 9 (1.12%) Banking
6 5 (0.62%) Law
7 4 (0.50%) Advertising
7 4 (0.50%) Electronics
7 4 (0.50%) Publishing
8 3 (0.37%) Billing
8 3 (0.37%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.25%) Back Office
9 2 (0.25%) Legal
10 1 (0.12%) Local Government
10 1 (0.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 319 (39.83%) DevOps Engineer
2 152 (18.98%) AWS Engineer
3 148 (18.48%) AWS DevOps
4 147 (18.35%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 135 (16.85%) Developer
6 126 (15.73%) Azure Engineer
7 79 (9.86%) Software Engineer
8 69 (8.61%) Platform Engineer
9 59 (7.37%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 57 (7.12%) Azure DevOps
11 56 (6.99%) Senior DevOps
11 56 (6.99%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 35 (4.37%) .NET Developer
13 34 (4.24%) Senior Developer
13 34 (4.24%) Tester
14 31 (3.87%) Architect
15 29 (3.62%) C# Developer
16 26 (3.25%) Automation Tester
16 26 (3.25%) Java Engineer
16 26 (3.25%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (16.60%) .NET
2 76 (9.49%) AngularJS
3 66 (8.24%) Vue.js
4 50 (6.24%) HTML
5 49 (6.12%) Kafka
6 46 (5.74%) ASP.NET
7 41 (5.12%) Web Services
8 36 (4.49%) CSS
9 33 (4.12%) REST
10 29 (3.62%) Apache Flex
11 28 (3.50%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (3.25%) .NET Core
13 24 (3.00%) Node.js
14 23 (2.87%) .NET Framework
14 23 (2.87%) React
15 20 (2.50%) SOAP
16 19 (2.37%) XML
17 16 (2.00%) RESTful
18 13 (1.62%) ASP.NET Web API
19 12 (1.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.86%) Greenfield Project
2 57 (7.12%) Linux Command Line
3 48 (5.99%) Enterprise Cloud
4 39 (4.87%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (3.62%) NHS
6 28 (3.50%) Hybrid Cloud
7 26 (3.25%) Public Cloud
8 22 (2.75%) User Experience
9 20 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
10 18 (2.25%) Cloud Native
11 17 (2.12%) Management Information System
11 17 (2.12%) Self-Motivation
12 10 (1.25%) Robotics
13 7 (0.87%) Mobile App
14 4 (0.50%) Data Centre
15 3 (0.37%) Data Structures
15 3 (0.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 3 (0.37%) Renewable Energy
15 3 (0.37%) Video\Live Streaming
16 1 (0.12%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 205 (25.59%) Linux
2 86 (10.74%) Windows
3 17 (2.12%) Unix
4 16 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.00%) CentOS
6 6 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.62%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.50%) Amazon Linux
8 4 (0.50%) Android
8 4 (0.50%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
9 1 (0.12%) VMS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 252 (31.46%) Infrastructure as Code
3 169 (21.10%) Problem-Solving
4 137 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
5 121 (15.11%) Deployment Automation
6 119 (14.86%) Configuration Management
7 114 (14.23%) Migration
8 113 (14.11%) Software Engineering
9 104 (12.98%) Scrum
10 85 (10.61%) Test Automation
11 80 (9.99%) Mentoring
12 76 (9.49%) Coaching
13 75 (9.36%) TDD
14 71 (8.86%) Unit Testing
15 58 (7.24%) Data Security
15 58 (7.24%) SOLID
16 57 (7.12%) Analytics
17 54 (6.74%) OOP
18 50 (6.24%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
19 49 (6.12%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 238 (29.71%) C#
2 237 (29.59%) Python
3 218 (27.22%) SQL
4 194 (24.22%) JavaScript
5 189 (23.60%) Java
6 160 (19.98%) Go
7 153 (19.10%) Ruby
8 104 (12.98%) PowerShell
9 91 (11.36%) Bash Shell
10 69 (8.61%) PHP
11 64 (7.99%) Scala
12 60 (7.49%) TypeScript
13 59 (7.37%) Kotlin
14 58 (7.24%) Groovy
15 53 (6.62%) C++
16 40 (4.99%) T-SQL
17 9 (1.12%) VB.NET
18 6 (0.75%) VB
19 5 (0.62%) Bourne shell
19 5 (0.62%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (6.74%) AWS Certification
2 45 (5.62%) Security Cleared
3 42 (5.24%) SC Cleared
4 35 (4.37%) Degree
5 13 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.50%) ISEB
6 4 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.25%) CISM
8 2 (0.25%) CISSP
8 2 (0.25%) CRISC
9 1 (0.12%) GIAC
9 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (1.62%) QA
2 5 (0.62%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.25%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) ISO 22301
5 1 (0.12%) PMO
System Software
1 297 (37.08%) Docker
2 11 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.00%) HDFS
5 5 (0.62%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.50%) Active Directory
7 3 (0.37%) Kamailio
7 3 (0.37%) Microcode
7 3 (0.37%) Xen
8 2 (0.25%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 340 (42.45%) Kubernetes
2 332 (41.45%) Terraform
3 203 (25.34%) Opscode Chef
4 190 (23.72%) Puppet
5 148 (18.48%) Ansible
6 65 (8.11%) Prometheus
7 54 (6.74%) Grafana
8 28 (3.50%) Istio
9 16 (2.00%) Graphite
10 9 (1.12%) Nagios
10 9 (1.12%) ZABBIX
11 8 (1.00%) Hadoop YARN
12 7 (0.87%) Opsview
13 4 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.37%) WSUS
15 1 (0.12%) Kibana
15 1 (0.12%) Nessus
15 1 (0.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 120 (14.98%) Microsoft
2 96 (11.99%) SaltStack
3 56 (6.99%) Oracle
4 50 (6.24%) EnterpriseDB
5 49 (6.12%) New Relic
6 27 (3.37%) Google
7 23 (2.87%) VMware
8 19 (2.37%) Splunk
9 13 (1.62%) Atlassian
9 13 (1.62%) Dynatrace
10 11 (1.37%) Databricks
11 10 (1.25%) Automation Anywhere
11 10 (1.25%) Blue Prism
11 10 (1.25%) Kofax
11 10 (1.25%) UiPath
12 6 (0.75%) Red Hat
13 5 (0.62%) Cisco
14 4 (0.50%) Informatica
14 4 (0.50%) SAP
15 3 (0.37%) hybris