Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 57 73
Rank change year-on-year +37 +16 +52
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 828 493 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.05% 4.75% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 5.12% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 757 418 325
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £36,250 £34,153 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,375 £67,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% 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 8,443 9,621 10,651
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.25% 92.78% 91.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7,055 8,117 8,804
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +38 624 £50,000 -4.76% 71
North Yorkshire +2 107 £52,500 +10.53% 11
South Yorkshire +32 77 £47,500 -13.64% 14
East Yorkshire +20 4 £43,250 +44.17% 2
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 486 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 344 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
3 259 (31.28%) Linux
4 250 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 222 (26.81%) Python
6 221 (26.69%) Puppet
7 191 (23.07%) Docker
8 187 (22.58%) Java
8 187 (22.58%) Microsoft
8 187 (22.58%) Finance
9 184 (22.22%) Jenkins
10 178 (21.50%) Opscode Chef
11 171 (20.65%) Software Engineering
12 168 (20.29%) SQL
13 166 (20.05%) Ansible
14 160 (19.32%) Bash Shell
15 157 (18.96%) C#
16 147 (17.75%) Git (software)
17 143 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
17 143 (17.27%) .NET
18 142 (17.15%) JavaScript
19 139 (16.79%) Configuration Management
20 113 (13.65%) PowerShell
21 112 (13.53%) Greenfield Project
22 109 (13.16%) Test Automation
23 107 (12.92%) Ruby
24 103 (12.44%) Windows
25 100 (12.08%) TDD
26 98 (11.84%) Scrum
27 90 (10.87%) Terraform

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 (3.86%) CloudStack
1 32 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
2 28 (3.38%) nginx
3 27 (3.26%) Apache
4 26 (3.14%) OpenStack
5 22 (2.66%) Tomcat
6 21 (2.54%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (2.29%) JBoss
8 18 (2.17%) IIS
9 17 (2.05%) Confluence
10 16 (1.93%) Apache Spark
11 14 (1.69%) MS Exchange
12 10 (1.21%) CMS
12 10 (1.21%) Skype for Business
13 9 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (1.09%) WebSphere
14 7 (0.85%) WebLogic
15 5 (0.60%) Apache Solr
15 5 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) HipChat
1 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Magento
2 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.24%) assyst
4 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 344 (41.55%) Amazon AWS
2 250 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 72 (8.70%) IaaS
4 66 (7.97%) SaaS
5 64 (7.73%) PaaS
6 37 (4.47%) Amazon EC2
7 34 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
8 31 (3.74%) Amazon S3
9 30 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
10 25 (3.02%) Office 365
11 24 (2.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 23 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
13 21 (2.54%) Serverless
14 18 (2.17%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (1.57%) Amazon ELB
16 12 (1.45%) npm
17 11 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
17 11 (1.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 10 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
18 10 (1.21%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (4.47%) DNS
2 27 (3.26%) Firewall
3 18 (2.17%) NetScaler
4 12 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
4 12 (1.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (1.33%) SAN
6 10 (1.21%) HTTP
6 10 (1.21%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.09%) Internet
7 9 (1.09%) SMTP
8 8 (0.97%) FTP
8 8 (0.97%) VPN
9 7 (0.85%) DHCP
9 7 (0.85%) Network Security
10 5 (0.60%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.60%) ICMP
10 5 (0.60%) SNMP
10 5 (0.60%) SSL
11 4 (0.48%) AMQP
11 4 (0.48%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.28%) NoSQL
3 45 (5.43%) MySQL
4 31 (3.74%) MongoDB
5 29 (3.50%) Redis
6 28 (3.38%) Hadoop
7 25 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
8 24 (2.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 21 (2.54%) Big Data
9 21 (2.54%) Riak
10 20 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (1.81%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (1.45%) Azure SQL Database
13 12 (1.45%) Power BI
14 10 (1.21%) Amazon Aurora
15 9 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.97%) QlikView
16 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 184 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 147 (17.75%) Git (software)
3 55 (6.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 49 (5.92%) JIRA
5 48 (5.80%) TeamCity
6 43 (5.19%) Bitbucket
7 42 (5.07%) Subversion
8 39 (4.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 30 (3.62%) Octopus Deploy
10 27 (3.26%) Maven
11 25 (3.02%) GitLab
12 23 (2.78%) SonarQube
13 22 (2.66%) Sonatype Nexus
14 21 (2.54%) Vagrant
15 19 (2.29%) Selenium
16 17 (2.05%) Mercurial
16 17 (2.05%) PHPUnit
16 17 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
17 12 (1.45%) SpecFlow
18 7 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 187 (22.58%) Finance
2 74 (8.94%) Retail
3 19 (2.29%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.05%) Financial Institution
5 16 (1.93%) Marketing
6 13 (1.57%) Games
7 9 (1.09%) Banking
8 7 (0.85%) Local Government
8 7 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.60%) Back Office
11 4 (0.48%) Law
11 4 (0.48%) Legal
12 3 (0.36%) Advertising
13 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 242 (29.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 161 (19.44%) Developer
3 71 (8.57%) Software Engineer
4 62 (7.49%) Platform Engineer
5 57 (6.88%) AWS Engineer
6 53 (6.40%) C# Developer
7 50 (6.04%) AWS DevOps
8 49 (5.92%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 48 (5.80%) Java Engineer
9 48 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
10 44 (5.31%) Architect
10 44 (5.31%) Java Software Engineer
11 42 (5.07%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 39 (4.71%) .NET Developer
12 39 (4.71%) Azure Engineer
13 38 (4.59%) Cloud Engineer
13 38 (4.59%) Senior Developer
14 35 (4.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 35 (4.23%) Linux DevOps Engineer
15 33 (3.99%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (17.27%) .NET
2 67 (8.09%) Web Services
3 61 (7.37%) Spring
4 60 (7.25%) ASP.NET
5 57 (6.88%) Spring Boot
6 56 (6.76%) HTML
7 53 (6.40%) ASP.NET MVC
8 50 (6.04%) CSS
8 50 (6.04%) Node.js
9 43 (5.19%) AngularJS
10 34 (4.11%) jQuery
10 34 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
10 34 (4.11%) Spring Security
11 26 (3.14%) LAMP
12 24 (2.90%) .NET Core
13 21 (2.54%) Kafka
14 16 (1.93%) .NET Framework
14 16 (1.93%) HTML5
15 15 (1.81%) Middleware
16 14 (1.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 112 (13.53%) Greenfield Project
2 66 (7.97%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 29 (3.50%) Data Centre
6 22 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (1.93%) Hybrid Cloud
8 13 (1.57%) Fintech
8 13 (1.57%) User Experience
9 12 (1.45%) Private Cloud
10 11 (1.33%) Cloud Native
11 9 (1.09%) Mobile App
11 9 (1.09%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.09%) Replication
12 7 (0.85%) Computer Science
12 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
13 5 (0.60%) NHS
13 5 (0.60%) PKI
14 4 (0.48%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.48%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 259 (31.28%) Linux
2 103 (12.44%) Windows
3 84 (10.14%) Unix
4 57 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 34 (4.11%) CentOS
6 27 (3.26%) Windows Server
7 20 (2.42%) Android
8 14 (1.69%) Debian
9 10 (1.21%) Ubuntu
10 9 (1.09%) Apple iOS
11 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.72%) VMS
12 6 (0.72%) Windows 10
12 6 (0.72%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 5 (0.60%) SUSE
14 4 (0.48%) AIX
14 4 (0.48%) Fedora
14 4 (0.48%) HPUX
14 4 (0.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (58.70%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (20.65%) Software Engineering
3 143 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
4 139 (16.79%) Configuration Management
5 109 (13.16%) Test Automation
6 100 (12.08%) TDD
7 98 (11.84%) Scrum
8 85 (10.27%) Problem-Solving
9 76 (9.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 74 (8.94%) MVC
11 72 (8.70%) Deployment Automation
12 70 (8.45%) Open Source
13 69 (8.33%) Microservices
14 53 (6.40%) Project Management
14 53 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 52 (6.28%) BDD
15 52 (6.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 52 (6.28%) Waterfall
16 51 (6.16%) IT Strategy
17 45 (5.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 222 (26.81%) Python
2 187 (22.58%) Java
3 168 (20.29%) SQL
4 160 (19.32%) Bash Shell
5 157 (18.96%) C#
6 142 (17.15%) JavaScript
7 113 (13.65%) PowerShell
8 107 (12.92%) Ruby
9 79 (9.54%) PHP
10 61 (7.37%) Java 8
11 52 (6.28%) Shell Script
12 49 (5.92%) Perl
13 47 (5.68%) C++
14 42 (5.07%) Java 9
15 23 (2.78%) Kotlin
16 22 (2.66%) Scala
17 14 (1.69%) T-SQL
18 12 (1.45%) VB.NET
19 11 (1.33%) Apple Swift
19 11 (1.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 32 (3.86%) Degree
2 17 (2.05%) AWS Certification
3 12 (1.45%) CISSP
4 10 (1.21%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.36%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.24%) CISM
6 2 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.24%) MBA
6 2 (0.24%) MCSA
6 2 (0.24%) MCSE
6 2 (0.24%) VCP6
6 2 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.12%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.12%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (6.88%) QA
2 16 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.85%) SLA
4 4 (0.48%) GCP
4 4 (0.48%) GDPR
4 4 (0.48%) PMO
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 191 (23.07%) Docker
2 61 (7.37%) Active Directory
3 46 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (3.14%) vSphere
5 23 (2.78%) XenServer
6 21 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.05%) Xen
8 15 (1.81%) XenApp
9 13 (1.57%) Hyper-V
10 10 (1.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (1.21%) XenDesktop
11 7 (0.85%) Firmware
11 7 (0.85%) LXC
11 7 (0.85%) Varnish
12 6 (0.72%) HDFS
13 5 (0.60%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 5 (0.60%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (0.36%) KVM
15 2 (0.24%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 221 (26.69%) Puppet
2 178 (21.50%) Opscode Chef
3 166 (20.05%) Ansible
4 90 (10.87%) Terraform
5 84 (10.14%) Kubernetes
6 46 (5.56%) Cobbler
7 27 (3.26%) Tivoli
8 22 (2.66%) ZABBIX
9 18 (2.17%) Cacti
9 18 (2.17%) Docker Swarm
9 18 (2.17%) Munin
10 17 (2.05%) Rancher
11 14 (1.69%) Packer
12 13 (1.57%) Nagios
13 12 (1.45%) WSUS
14 10 (1.21%) McAfee ePO
14 10 (1.21%) XenMobile
15 8 (0.97%) Capistrano
15 8 (0.97%) SELinux
16 7 (0.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 187 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 78 (9.42%) VMware
3 63 (7.61%) Oracle
4 51 (6.16%) Google
5 50 (6.04%) Red Hat
6 45 (5.43%) Xamarin
7 37 (4.47%) Citrix
8 26 (3.14%) SaltStack
9 25 (3.02%) EnterpriseDB
10 20 (2.42%) McAfee
11 17 (2.05%) New Relic
12 16 (1.93%) Symantec
13 11 (1.33%) Rackspace
13 11 (1.33%) Trend Micro
14 10 (1.21%) Altiris
14 10 (1.21%) Salesforce.com
15 9 (1.09%) Twitter
16 8 (0.97%) Atlassian
16 8 (0.97%) Splunk
16 8 (0.97%) Tableau