Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 49 64
Rank change year-on-year +32 +15 +56
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 811 467 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.74% 4.91% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.62% 5.32% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 750 394 359
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,150 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,125 £70,000
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 7,637 8,785 10,286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.72% 92.35% 91.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6,241 7,369 8,571
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,225 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.45% - +5.26%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +33 555 £50,000 - 90
North Yorkshire +4 142 £50,000 - 20
South Yorkshire +44 99 £47,500 +5.56% 30
East Yorkshire +12 2 £45,000 -35.71% 3
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 487 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
2 322 (39.70%) Amazon AWS
3 265 (32.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 252 (31.07%) Linux
5 229 (28.24%) Python
5 229 (28.24%) Puppet
6 204 (25.15%) SQL
7 198 (24.41%) Software Engineering
8 196 (24.17%) Microsoft
9 193 (23.80%) Jenkins
10 191 (23.55%) Finance
11 184 (22.69%) Docker
12 181 (22.32%) C#
12 181 (22.32%) Java
13 177 (21.82%) Ansible
14 165 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
15 156 (19.24%) Bash Shell
16 155 (19.11%) .NET
17 153 (18.87%) JavaScript
18 148 (18.25%) Opscode Chef
19 146 (18.00%) Greenfield Project
20 144 (17.76%) Git (software)
21 130 (16.03%) PowerShell
22 129 (15.91%) TDD
22 129 (15.91%) Configuration Management
23 118 (14.55%) Ruby
24 105 (12.95%) Windows
25 104 (12.82%) Scrum
25 104 (12.82%) Test Automation
26 99 (12.21%) MVC

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 (3.95%) CloudStack
2 28 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
3 27 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 26 (3.21%) nginx
4 26 (3.21%) Tomcat
5 24 (2.96%) JBoss
6 20 (2.47%) Apache
6 20 (2.47%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.34%) MS Exchange
8 15 (1.85%) Confluence
8 15 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (1.60%) Skype for Business
10 12 (1.48%) IIS
10 12 (1.48%) WebSphere
11 11 (1.36%) Apache Spark
12 10 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (1.23%) Jetty
13 8 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (0.99%) CMS
13 8 (0.99%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.12%) HipChat
1 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.11%) Magento
2 6 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.25%) assyst
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 322 (39.70%) Amazon AWS
2 265 (32.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (9.49%) IaaS
4 72 (8.88%) SaaS
5 71 (8.75%) PaaS
6 34 (4.19%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (3.82%) Office 365
8 29 (3.58%) Cloud Computing
9 28 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
10 17 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (1.85%) Amazon S3
12 14 (1.73%) OneDrive
13 13 (1.60%) npm
13 13 (1.60%) Serverless
14 10 (1.23%) GitHub
15 7 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (0.86%) Slack
16 6 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
17 5 (0.62%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.82%) DNS
2 23 (2.84%) Firewall
3 18 (2.22%) NetScaler
4 15 (1.85%) Fibre Channel
5 13 (1.60%) SAN
6 12 (1.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (1.11%) Asterisk PBX
8 9 (1.11%) VoIP
9 8 (0.99%) DHCP
10 7 (0.86%) HTTP
10 7 (0.86%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.74%) Network Security
11 6 (0.74%) SMTP
11 6 (0.74%) SSL
12 5 (0.62%) FTP
12 5 (0.62%) ICMP
12 5 (0.62%) Internet
12 5 (0.62%) SNMP
13 4 (0.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 61 (7.52%) NoSQL
3 48 (5.92%) MySQL
4 30 (3.70%) Redis
5 25 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 22 (2.71%) PostgreSQL
7 20 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (2.47%) Hadoop
7 20 (2.47%) Relational Database
8 18 (2.22%) Big Data
9 13 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
9 13 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (1.48%) Riak
11 9 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (1.11%) Power BI
11 9 (1.11%) QlikView
12 8 (0.99%) Amazon RDS
12 8 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 193 (23.80%) Jenkins
2 144 (17.76%) Git (software)
3 47 (5.80%) TeamCity
4 45 (5.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 45 (5.55%) JIRA
5 44 (5.43%) Subversion
6 26 (3.21%) Octopus Deploy
6 26 (3.21%) Sonatype Nexus
7 25 (3.08%) Maven
7 25 (3.08%) SonarQube
8 24 (2.96%) Selenium
9 23 (2.84%) GitLab
10 21 (2.59%) Mercurial
10 21 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (2.47%) Bitbucket
12 18 (2.22%) SpecFlow
13 16 (1.97%) Vagrant
14 13 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
15 12 (1.48%) PHPUnit
15 12 (1.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 191 (23.55%) Finance
2 58 (7.15%) Retail
3 21 (2.59%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.10%) Banking
5 11 (1.36%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.23%) Games
7 9 (1.11%) Marketing
8 6 (0.74%) Local Government
8 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.62%) Back Office
9 5 (0.62%) Publishing
10 4 (0.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.37%) Billing
11 3 (0.37%) Law
12 2 (0.25%) Legal
13 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 209 (25.77%) DevOps Engineer
2 192 (23.67%) Developer
3 76 (9.37%) C# Developer
4 69 (8.51%) Software Engineer
5 67 (8.26%) Platform Engineer
6 55 (6.78%) AWS Engineer
7 54 (6.66%) Linux Engineer
8 52 (6.41%) .NET Developer
9 48 (5.92%) Architect
10 46 (5.67%) AWS DevOps
10 46 (5.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 46 (5.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 45 (5.55%) Cloud Engineer
11 45 (5.55%) Java Engineer
11 45 (5.55%) Senior Developer
12 44 (5.43%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 41 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
13 41 (5.06%) Java Software Engineer
14 40 (4.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 39 (4.81%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (19.11%) .NET
2 79 (9.74%) ASP.NET
3 72 (8.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 65 (8.01%) Web Services
5 54 (6.66%) Spring
6 52 (6.41%) HTML
7 50 (6.17%) CSS
8 47 (5.80%) Spring Boot
9 44 (5.43%) AngularJS
10 42 (5.18%) Node.js
11 37 (4.56%) RabbitMQ
12 33 (4.07%) Middleware
13 30 (3.70%) Spring Security
14 29 (3.58%) jQuery
15 27 (3.33%) .NET Core
15 27 (3.33%) REST
16 19 (2.34%) Kafka
17 18 (2.22%) RESTful
18 16 (1.97%) .NET Framework
19 15 (1.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 146 (18.00%) Greenfield Project
2 88 (10.85%) Enterprise Software
3 47 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 43 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 21 (2.59%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.22%) Cloud Native
8 18 (2.22%) Fintech
8 18 (2.22%) User Experience
9 14 (1.73%) Public Cloud
10 11 (1.36%) Hybrid Cloud
11 10 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (0.99%) Private Cloud
13 7 (0.86%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.74%) EFT
14 6 (0.74%) iSeries
14 6 (0.74%) Mainframe
15 5 (0.62%) Clustering
15 5 (0.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 252 (31.07%) Linux
2 105 (12.95%) Windows
3 93 (11.47%) Unix
4 45 (5.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (4.69%) CentOS
6 29 (3.58%) Windows Server
7 28 (3.45%) Android
8 18 (2.22%) Ubuntu
9 17 (2.10%) Windows 10
9 17 (2.10%) Windows 7
9 17 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (1.73%) Apple iOS
11 10 (1.23%) Debian
11 10 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (1.11%) VMS
12 9 (1.11%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.11%) Windows XP
13 4 (0.49%) SUSE
14 3 (0.37%) Fedora
15 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (60.05%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (24.41%) Software Engineering
3 165 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
4 129 (15.91%) Configuration Management
4 129 (15.91%) TDD
5 104 (12.82%) Scrum
5 104 (12.82%) Test Automation
6 99 (12.21%) MVC
7 90 (11.10%) Continuous Delivery
8 78 (9.62%) BDD
9 75 (9.25%) Open Source
10 67 (8.26%) Deployment Automation
10 67 (8.26%) Problem-Solving
10 67 (8.26%) Project Management
11 62 (7.64%) Pair Programming
12 61 (7.52%) Microservices
13 58 (7.15%) IT Strategy
14 56 (6.91%) Mentoring
15 55 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 49 (6.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 229 (28.24%) Python
2 204 (25.15%) SQL
3 181 (22.32%) C#
3 181 (22.32%) Java
4 156 (19.24%) Bash Shell
5 153 (18.87%) JavaScript
6 130 (16.03%) PowerShell
7 118 (14.55%) Ruby
8 99 (12.21%) PHP
9 60 (7.40%) Java 8
10 56 (6.91%) Perl
11 48 (5.92%) Shell Script
12 41 (5.06%) C++
13 38 (4.69%) Java 9
14 20 (2.47%) T-SQL
15 18 (2.22%) Kotlin
16 16 (1.97%) Scala
17 15 (1.85%) Apple Swift
18 14 (1.73%) Objective-C
19 8 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (4.07%) Degree
2 15 (1.85%) CISSP
3 14 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
4 12 (1.48%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.37%) RHCE
6 3 (0.37%) RHCSA
7 2 (0.25%) CISM
7 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.25%) MBA
7 2 (0.25%) MCSA
7 2 (0.25%) MCSE
7 2 (0.25%) VCP6
7 2 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.12%) CISA
8 1 (0.12%) OCA
8 1 (0.12%) OCAJ
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (6.54%) QA
2 17 (2.10%) PMO
3 16 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.99%) SLA
5 6 (0.74%) GDPR
6 3 (0.37%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 184 (22.69%) Docker
2 63 (7.77%) Active Directory
3 44 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (3.21%) vSphere
5 19 (2.34%) Hyper-V
5 19 (2.34%) XenApp
6 17 (2.10%) Virtual Machines
6 17 (2.10%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
7 14 (1.73%) Xen
7 14 (1.73%) XenDesktop
7 14 (1.73%) XenServer
8 9 (1.11%) pfSense
9 8 (0.99%) LXC
10 5 (0.62%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 5 (0.62%) Firmware
10 5 (0.62%) HDFS
10 5 (0.62%) Varnish
11 3 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 2 (0.25%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 229 (28.24%) Puppet
2 177 (21.82%) Ansible
3 148 (18.25%) Opscode Chef
4 88 (10.85%) Kubernetes
4 88 (10.85%) Terraform
5 42 (5.18%) Cobbler
6 32 (3.95%) ZABBIX
7 25 (3.08%) Tivoli
8 23 (2.84%) Docker Swarm
9 20 (2.47%) Cacti
9 20 (2.47%) Munin
10 14 (1.73%) XenMobile
11 13 (1.60%) Mesos
12 11 (1.36%) McAfee ePO
12 11 (1.36%) Rancher
13 10 (1.23%) Prometheus
14 8 (0.99%) Packer
15 7 (0.86%) Hadoop YARN
15 7 (0.86%) SCCM
15 7 (0.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 196 (24.17%) Microsoft
2 77 (9.49%) VMware
3 68 (8.38%) Xamarin
4 63 (7.77%) Oracle
5 45 (5.55%) Red Hat
6 41 (5.06%) Citrix
7 39 (4.81%) Google
8 25 (3.08%) McAfee
9 24 (2.96%) EnterpriseDB
10 20 (2.47%) Splunk
10 20 (2.47%) Symantec
11 14 (1.73%) Altiris
11 14 (1.73%) MuleSoft
12 13 (1.60%) SaltStack
13 11 (1.36%) Brocade
13 11 (1.36%) Dell
13 11 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
14 9 (1.11%) Atlassian
14 9 (1.11%) Tableau
14 9 (1.11%) Zend