Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 13 16
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +26
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 619 721 763
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.17% 11.77% 10.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.44% 12.93% 11.08%
Number of salaries quoted 730 583 698
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% - +4.00%

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 3,550 5,577 6,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.71% 91.04% 92.45%
Number of salaries quoted 2,967 4,657 5,649
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £62,500
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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +5 363 £52,500 -4.55% 97
South Yorkshire +22 138 £50,000 -4.76% 26
North Yorkshire +2 85 £55,000 - 14
East Yorkshire +10 15 £40,000 -11.11% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 366 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (47.33%) Azure
3 230 (37.16%) AWS
4 224 (36.19%) Terraform
5 216 (34.89%) Docker
6 200 (32.31%) Kubernetes
7 177 (28.59%) Python
8 173 (27.95%) Infrastructure as Code
9 170 (27.46%) Opscode Chef
10 169 (27.30%) Linux
11 164 (26.49%) Puppet
12 163 (26.33%) C#
13 153 (24.72%) SQL
14 149 (24.07%) Java
15 145 (23.42%) JavaScript
16 125 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
17 122 (19.71%) AWS CloudFormation
18 116 (18.74%) Go
19 113 (18.26%) Ruby
20 109 (17.61%) Ansible
21 104 (16.80%) Software Engineering
22 97 (15.67%) Deployment Automation
23 95 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
24 93 (15.02%) Jenkins
25 91 (14.70%) Git (software)
25 91 (14.70%) Configuration Management
26 89 (14.38%) Migration
27 88 (14.22%) Greenfield Project
28 86 (13.89%) .NET
29 81 (13.09%) Microsoft

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 32 (5.17%) Apache
2 13 (2.10%) Confluence
3 12 (1.94%) CMS
4 10 (1.62%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.29%) Apache Spark
7 6 (0.97%) Jadu
7 6 (0.97%) WordPress
8 4 (0.65%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.32%) DNN
9 2 (0.32%) Headless CMS
9 2 (0.32%) IIS
9 2 (0.32%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.32%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
10 1 (0.16%) Kentico
10 1 (0.16%) Luigi
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.16%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 293 (47.33%) Azure
2 230 (37.16%) AWS
3 122 (19.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 74 (11.95%) Pulumi
5 53 (8.56%) GCP
6 41 (6.62%) Amazon EKS
7 36 (5.82%) Datadog
8 29 (4.68%) Serverless
9 19 (3.07%) AWS Lambda
10 18 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (2.26%) Amazon S3
11 14 (2.26%) PaaS
12 13 (2.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 10 (1.62%) SaaS
14 8 (1.29%) Amazon SQS
14 8 (1.29%) IaaS
14 8 (1.29%) Office 365
14 8 (1.29%) Power Platform
15 7 (1.13%) Dynamics 365
16 6 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.62%) DNS
2 6 (0.97%) Broadband
2 6 (0.97%) DHCP
3 5 (0.81%) HTTP
3 5 (0.81%) Internet
3 5 (0.81%) LAN
3 5 (0.81%) WAN
4 4 (0.65%) VoIP
5 3 (0.48%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (0.48%) Firewall
5 3 (0.48%) Kerberos
5 3 (0.48%) RTP
5 3 (0.48%) STUN
6 2 (0.32%) SAN
6 2 (0.32%) WLAN
7 1 (0.16%) AMQP
7 1 (0.16%) MPLS
7 1 (0.16%) Skype
7 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (11.47%) MySQL
2 53 (8.56%) SQL Server
3 44 (7.11%) MongoDB
4 42 (6.79%) Redis
5 41 (6.62%) PostgreSQL
6 39 (6.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 36 (5.82%) Cosmos DB
7 36 (5.82%) MariaDB
8 20 (3.23%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.94%) Relational Database
10 8 (1.29%) Big Data
10 8 (1.29%) Hadoop
11 7 (1.13%) Apache Hive
11 7 (1.13%) HBase
11 7 (1.13%) Sqoop
12 6 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
13 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 93 (15.02%) Jenkins
2 91 (14.70%) Git (software)
3 48 (7.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (6.46%) Selenium
5 20 (3.23%) Bitbucket
5 20 (3.23%) JIRA
6 18 (2.91%) Visual Studio
7 17 (2.75%) TeamCity
8 13 (2.10%) Visual Studio Team System
9 11 (1.78%) JUnit
9 11 (1.78%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (1.62%) Maven
10 10 (1.62%) Spinnaker
11 8 (1.29%) GitLab
12 7 (1.13%) SoapUI
13 6 (0.97%) Cucumber
13 6 (0.97%) gulp
13 6 (0.97%) webpack
14 5 (0.81%) Postman
14 5 (0.81%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (8.56%) Games
2 44 (7.11%) Finance
3 16 (2.58%) Public Sector
4 14 (2.26%) Publishing
5 4 (0.65%) Advertising
5 4 (0.65%) Electronics
5 4 (0.65%) Marketing
5 4 (0.65%) Retail
6 3 (0.48%) Back Office
7 2 (0.32%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.16%) Legal
8 1 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 251 (40.55%) DevOps Engineer
2 119 (19.22%) Developer
3 116 (18.74%) AWS Engineer
4 111 (17.93%) AWS DevOps
4 111 (17.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 96 (15.51%) Azure Engineer
6 68 (10.99%) Software Engineer
7 56 (9.05%) Platform Engineer
8 47 (7.59%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 43 (6.95%) Azure DevOps
10 35 (5.65%) Java Engineer
10 35 (5.65%) Java Software Engineer
10 35 (5.65%) Senior DevOps
11 34 (5.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 23 (3.72%) Tester
13 21 (3.39%) Automation Tester
14 20 (3.23%) Senior Automation Tester
14 20 (3.23%) Senior Tester
15 19 (3.07%) Senior Developer
15 19 (3.07%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (13.89%) .NET
2 56 (9.05%) AngularJS
3 46 (7.43%) Kafka
3 46 (7.43%) Vue.js
4 38 (6.14%) HTML
5 37 (5.98%) RESTful
6 36 (5.82%) CSS
7 35 (5.65%) Web Services
8 28 (4.52%) Apache Flex
9 27 (4.36%) Node.js
10 25 (4.04%) .NET Framework
10 25 (4.04%) ASP.NET
10 25 (4.04%) REST
11 23 (3.72%) .NET Core
12 22 (3.55%) Spring
13 19 (3.07%) React
14 14 (2.26%) HTML5
14 14 (2.26%) SOAP
14 14 (2.26%) YAML
15 12 (1.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 88 (14.22%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (6.30%) Linux Command Line
3 38 (6.14%) Enterprise Cloud
4 28 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (4.04%) Cloud Native
6 19 (3.07%) User Experience
7 13 (2.10%) Xbox
8 12 (1.94%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (1.62%) Robotics
11 8 (1.29%) Mobile App
11 8 (1.29%) NHS
12 7 (1.13%) Public Cloud
13 6 (0.97%) Self-Motivation
14 5 (0.81%) Hybrid Cloud
14 5 (0.81%) Renewable Energy
15 4 (0.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 3 (0.48%) Data Centre
16 3 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
17 2 (0.32%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 169 (27.30%) Linux
2 71 (11.47%) Windows
3 21 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.45%) CentOS
5 9 (1.45%) Unix
6 6 (0.97%) Debian
7 1 (0.16%) Android
7 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (59.13%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (27.95%) Infrastructure as Code
3 125 (20.19%) Problem-Solving
4 104 (16.80%) Software Engineering
5 97 (15.67%) Deployment Automation
6 95 (15.35%) Continuous Integration
7 91 (14.70%) Configuration Management
8 89 (14.38%) Migration
9 78 (12.60%) Scrum
10 76 (12.28%) Test Automation
11 67 (10.82%) Microservices
12 58 (9.37%) Coaching
13 57 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
14 53 (8.56%) Mentoring
14 53 (8.56%) TDD
15 43 (6.95%) SDLC
16 41 (6.62%) SOLID
16 41 (6.62%) Unit Testing
17 39 (6.30%) Analytics
18 36 (5.82%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 177 (28.59%) Python
2 163 (26.33%) C#
3 153 (24.72%) SQL
4 149 (24.07%) Java
5 145 (23.42%) JavaScript
6 116 (18.74%) Go
7 113 (18.26%) Ruby
8 71 (11.47%) PowerShell
9 63 (10.18%) Bash Shell
10 57 (9.21%) PHP
11 47 (7.59%) TypeScript
12 40 (6.46%) Kotlin
13 37 (5.98%) Groovy
14 33 (5.33%) C++
14 33 (5.33%) Scala
15 22 (3.55%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.13%) VB
17 6 (0.97%) R
17 6 (0.97%) Shell Script
18 3 (0.48%) ES6
Qualifications
1 38 (6.14%) AWS Certification
2 28 (4.52%) Degree
3 14 (2.26%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.62%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.16%) GIAC
8 1 (0.16%) ISEB
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.45%) QA
2 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.48%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) PMO
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 216 (34.89%) Docker
2 14 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.13%) HDFS
3 7 (1.13%) Microcode
4 6 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.48%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.48%) Kamailio
5 3 (0.48%) Xen
6 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.32%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 224 (36.19%) Terraform
2 200 (32.31%) Kubernetes
3 170 (27.46%) Opscode Chef
4 164 (26.49%) Puppet
5 109 (17.61%) Ansible
6 48 (7.75%) Prometheus
7 39 (6.30%) Grafana
8 16 (2.58%) Graphite
9 9 (1.45%) Nagios
9 9 (1.45%) ZABBIX
10 7 (1.13%) Hadoop YARN
10 7 (1.13%) Opsview
11 3 (0.48%) WSUS
12 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 81 (13.09%) Microsoft
2 74 (11.95%) SaltStack
3 45 (7.27%) Oracle
4 38 (6.14%) New Relic
5 32 (5.17%) EnterpriseDB
6 22 (3.55%) VMware
7 12 (1.94%) Red Hat
8 11 (1.78%) Google
8 11 (1.78%) Splunk
9 10 (1.62%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.62%) Automation Anywhere
9 10 (1.62%) Blue Prism
9 10 (1.62%) Kofax
9 10 (1.62%) UiPath
10 7 (1.13%) Dynatrace
11 6 (0.97%) Hitachi
12 4 (0.65%) ServiceNow
13 2 (0.32%) AppDynamics
13 2 (0.32%) hybris
13 2 (0.32%) NetApp