Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 17 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 +28 +18
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 722 823 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 10.69% 9.77% 5.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.65% 10.61% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 552 748 434
Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,875
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% 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 6,195 7,754 9,129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.76% 92.05% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 5,034 6,315 7,661
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +4.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +5 554 £55,000 +10.00% 106
North Yorkshire -44 79 £55,000 +10.00% 21
South Yorkshire -10 72 £52,500 +5.00% 31
East Yorkshire +22 21 £45,000 -5.26% 2
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 439 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (28.53%) Azure
3 204 (28.25%) AWS
4 197 (27.29%) Docker
5 173 (23.96%) Java
6 172 (23.82%) C#
7 159 (22.02%) JavaScript
8 157 (21.75%) .NET
9 149 (20.64%) Finance
9 149 (20.64%) Scrum
10 148 (20.50%) Kubernetes
11 144 (19.94%) SQL
11 144 (19.94%) Python
12 138 (19.11%) Software Engineering
13 135 (18.70%) Test Automation
14 124 (17.17%) Terraform
15 122 (16.90%) TDD
16 119 (16.48%) Linux
17 117 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
18 111 (15.37%) Git (software)
19 107 (14.82%) Jenkins
20 106 (14.68%) Ansible
21 103 (14.27%) Microservices
22 101 (13.99%) Microsoft
23 98 (13.57%) Opscode Chef
24 96 (13.30%) JIRA
25 93 (12.88%) Puppet
26 90 (12.47%) SQL Server
26 90 (12.47%) Greenfield Project
27 87 (12.05%) Configuration Management

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 24 (3.32%) Confluence
2 21 (2.91%) IIS
3 12 (1.66%) Apache
4 11 (1.52%) OpenStack
5 8 (1.11%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.11%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.55%) nginx
8 3 (0.42%) Drupal
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.28%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.28%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.14%) JBoss
10 1 (0.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (1.39%) Chatbot
2 8 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) InDesign
4 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.28%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 206 (28.53%) Azure
2 204 (28.25%) AWS
3 58 (8.03%) GCP
4 42 (5.82%) Office 365
5 35 (4.85%) IaaS
6 27 (3.74%) GitHub
7 26 (3.60%) G Suite
8 18 (2.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 18 (2.49%) PaaS
9 14 (1.94%) SaaS
9 14 (1.94%) Serverless
10 12 (1.66%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.97%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.97%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.97%) Slack
12 6 (0.83%) AWS Lambda
12 6 (0.83%) BrowserStack
12 6 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.91%) DNS
2 19 (2.63%) Firewall
3 17 (2.35%) DHCP
4 15 (2.08%) Internet
5 13 (1.80%) VPN
6 12 (1.66%) IPsec
7 11 (1.52%) BGP
7 11 (1.52%) OSPF
8 10 (1.39%) 802.11
8 10 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (1.39%) MPLS
8 10 (1.39%) NX-OS
8 10 (1.39%) Wireless
9 8 (1.11%) 3G
10 7 (0.97%) 4G
10 7 (0.97%) Cisco Firepower
10 7 (0.97%) NetScaler
10 7 (0.97%) NetScreen
11 6 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (12.47%) SQL Server
2 55 (7.62%) MySQL
3 34 (4.71%) PostgreSQL
4 29 (4.02%) MongoDB
5 26 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 14 (1.94%) Big Data
8 13 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
10 10 (1.39%) Relational Database
11 8 (1.11%) DB2
11 8 (1.11%) Redis
11 8 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
12 7 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (0.55%) Data Lake
14 4 (0.55%) MarkLogic
14 4 (0.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 111 (15.37%) Git (software)
2 107 (14.82%) Jenkins
3 96 (13.30%) JIRA
4 72 (9.97%) Selenium
5 43 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
6 41 (5.68%) Cucumber
7 36 (4.99%) Maven
7 36 (4.99%) SoapUI
8 35 (4.85%) JMeter
9 29 (4.02%) Visual Studio Team System
10 25 (3.46%) LoadRunner
11 21 (2.91%) SpecFlow
12 19 (2.63%) GitLab
13 18 (2.49%) Visual Studio
14 16 (2.22%) Gatling
14 16 (2.22%) JUnit
14 16 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (2.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 15 (2.08%) Subversion
16 12 (1.66%) SonarQube
General
1 149 (20.64%) Finance
2 45 (6.23%) Banking
3 42 (5.82%) Marketing
4 27 (3.74%) Retail
5 22 (3.05%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.91%) Public Sector
7 8 (1.11%) Games
8 6 (0.83%) Local Government
9 4 (0.55%) Advertising
9 4 (0.55%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Automotive
11 2 (0.28%) Billing
11 2 (0.28%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (21.61%) Developer
2 139 (19.25%) DevOps Engineer
3 67 (9.28%) Software Engineer
4 50 (6.93%) AWS Engineer
5 49 (6.79%) Architect
6 40 (5.54%) Software Developer
7 38 (5.26%) Platform Engineer
7 38 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 36 (4.99%) Analyst
9 34 (4.71%) Java Engineer
10 33 (4.57%) Cloud Engineer
11 31 (4.29%) .NET Developer
12 30 (4.16%) Consultant
13 29 (4.02%) Test Analyst
14 28 (3.88%) Senior Consultant
15 26 (3.60%) Java Developer
16 24 (3.32%) AWS DevOps
16 24 (3.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
16 24 (3.32%) Senior Test Consultant
16 24 (3.32%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (21.75%) .NET
2 78 (10.80%) Node.js
3 75 (10.39%) AngularJS
3 75 (10.39%) React
4 72 (9.97%) jQuery
5 69 (9.56%) CSS
5 69 (9.56%) HTML
6 61 (8.45%) Web Services
7 54 (7.48%) ASP.NET
8 51 (7.06%) Spring
9 50 (6.93%) .NET Core
10 41 (5.68%) Spring Boot
11 35 (4.85%) .NET Framework
12 33 (4.57%) Kafka
13 29 (4.02%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (3.32%) JSON
14 24 (3.32%) WebSockets
15 23 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (3.19%) Vue.js
16 22 (3.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 90 (12.47%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
3 27 (3.74%) Data Centre
4 26 (3.60%) Public Cloud
5 16 (2.22%) User Experience
6 13 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (1.52%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (1.25%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.25%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (0.97%) Enterprise Cloud
11 5 (0.69%) NHS
11 5 (0.69%) Online Games
12 4 (0.55%) Blog
12 4 (0.55%) Virtual Team
13 3 (0.42%) PKI
13 3 (0.42%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.42%) Robotics
13 3 (0.42%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 119 (16.48%) Linux
2 76 (10.53%) Windows
3 30 (4.16%) Windows Server
4 23 (3.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.49%) Android
5 18 (2.49%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.22%) Unix
7 10 (1.39%) CatOS
8 8 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 8 (1.11%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (0.83%) CentOS
10 4 (0.55%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 439 (60.80%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (20.64%) Scrum
3 138 (19.11%) Software Engineering
4 135 (18.70%) Test Automation
5 122 (16.90%) TDD
6 117 (16.20%) Continuous Integration
7 103 (14.27%) Microservices
8 87 (12.05%) Configuration Management
9 85 (11.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 74 (10.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 68 (9.42%) BDD
11 68 (9.42%) Software Testing
12 66 (9.14%) Problem-Solving
13 63 (8.73%) MVC
14 62 (8.59%) Business Analysis
14 62 (8.59%) Open Source
15 59 (8.17%) Infrastructure as Code
15 59 (8.17%) Kanban
15 59 (8.17%) Mentoring
16 55 (7.62%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 173 (23.96%) Java
2 172 (23.82%) C#
3 159 (22.02%) JavaScript
4 144 (19.94%) Python
4 144 (19.94%) SQL
5 71 (9.83%) Ruby
6 57 (7.89%) PHP
7 46 (6.37%) PowerShell
8 44 (6.09%) Bash Shell
9 27 (3.74%) TypeScript
10 25 (3.46%) Java 8
11 18 (2.49%) Kotlin
12 17 (2.35%) VB
13 16 (2.22%) Scala
14 15 (2.08%) C++
15 13 (1.80%) Go
16 11 (1.52%) Apple Swift
16 11 (1.52%) Perl
16 11 (1.52%) Shell Script
17 10 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 62 (8.59%) Degree
2 18 (2.49%) AWS Certification
3 12 (1.66%) HND
4 9 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.11%) CCNP
5 8 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.83%) CCNA
7 5 (0.69%) MCSE
8 4 (0.55%) ISTQB
8 4 (0.55%) Master's Degree
9 3 (0.42%) ISEB
9 3 (0.42%) MCSA
9 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) ACCA
10 2 (0.28%) CIMA
10 2 (0.28%) RHCE
11 1 (0.14%) MCP
11 1 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.34%) QA
2 16 (2.22%) SLA
3 4 (0.55%) GDPR
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.14%) NIST
4 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 197 (27.29%) Docker
2 21 (2.91%) Active Directory
3 15 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
4 8 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.69%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 2 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) Firmware
8 1 (0.14%) Postfix
8 1 (0.14%) RACF
8 1 (0.14%) Squid
8 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.14%) vSphere
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 148 (20.50%) Kubernetes
2 124 (17.17%) Terraform
3 106 (14.68%) Ansible
4 98 (13.57%) Opscode Chef
5 93 (12.88%) Puppet
6 24 (3.32%) HP Quality Center
7 21 (2.91%) Prometheus
8 17 (2.35%) Rancher
9 8 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (1.11%) Packer
9 8 (1.11%) SCCM
10 7 (0.97%) Cobbler
10 7 (0.97%) FortiGate
10 7 (0.97%) RANCID
11 6 (0.83%) CA Service Virtualization
11 6 (0.83%) Tivoli
12 4 (0.55%) Grafana
12 4 (0.55%) Graphite
12 4 (0.55%) Kibana
12 4 (0.55%) logstash
Vendors
1 101 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 75 (10.39%) Google
3 25 (3.46%) HP
3 25 (3.46%) Oracle
3 25 (3.46%) VMware
4 22 (3.05%) Rackspace
5 15 (2.08%) Cisco
5 15 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 12 (1.66%) Citrix
7 9 (1.25%) Atlassian
8 8 (1.11%) Huawei
8 8 (1.11%) Zend
9 7 (0.97%) Draytek
9 7 (0.97%) Fortinet
9 7 (0.97%) Juniper
9 7 (0.97%) Meraki
9 7 (0.97%) Palo Alto
9 7 (0.97%) Xamarin
10 6 (0.83%) AppDynamics
10 6 (0.83%) CA