Period
to 30 September 2020

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 30 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
30 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 20 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 -3 +35
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 397 735 828
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.15% 10.07% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.20% 11.10% 10.57%
Number of salaries quoted 468 613 793
Median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £37,125 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £75,000 £72,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.85% +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 2,450 6,622 7,830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.51% 90.74% 92.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,130 5,329 6,463
Median annual salary £46,000 £44,750 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.79% +4.07% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.94% +2.00%

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 30 September 2020.

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 30 September 2020. 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 +7 252 £52,500 -4.55% 65
North Yorkshire +70 61 £55,000 +22.22% 5
South Yorkshire -5 53 £50,000 -4.76% 11
East Yorkshire +10 11 £35,000 -22.22% 4
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 30 September 2020, 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.

1 209 (52.64%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (40.81%) AWS
3 139 (35.01%) Azure
3 139 (35.01%) Python
4 131 (33.00%) Docker
5 119 (29.97%) Terraform
6 106 (26.70%) JavaScript
7 96 (24.18%) Java
8 94 (23.68%) Linux
8 94 (23.68%) Software Engineering
9 91 (22.92%) Kubernetes
10 85 (21.41%) Microservices
11 80 (20.15%) C#
12 78 (19.65%) Puppet
13 77 (19.40%) Jenkins
14 68 (17.13%) .NET
15 64 (16.12%) Serverless
16 62 (15.62%) Opscode Chef
17 57 (14.36%) Git (software)
18 55 (13.85%) Node.js
19 54 (13.60%) AWS CloudFormation
19 54 (13.60%) Scrum
20 52 (13.10%) Configuration Management
20 52 (13.10%) AngularJS
21 51 (12.85%) Go
22 49 (12.34%) Ansible
23 48 (12.09%) AWS Lambda
24 47 (11.84%) Greenfield Project
25 45 (11.34%) Test Automation
26 44 (11.08%) Bash Shell

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 11 (2.77%) CMS
1 11 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (2.52%) Jadu
2 10 (2.52%) WordPress
3 7 (1.76%) IIS
4 5 (1.26%) Apache
4 5 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.76%) Confluence
6 2 (0.50%) DNN
6 2 (0.50%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.25%) nginx
7 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.25%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 162 (40.81%) AWS
2 139 (35.01%) Azure
3 64 (16.12%) Serverless
4 54 (13.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 48 (12.09%) AWS Lambda
6 29 (7.30%) GCP
7 27 (6.80%) Amazon EC2
8 24 (6.05%) Amazon S3
9 17 (4.28%) Amazon ELB
9 17 (4.28%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 13 (3.27%) Office 365
11 11 (2.77%) IaaS
12 10 (2.52%) Amazon EKS
13 9 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (2.02%) PaaS
15 7 (1.76%) SaaS
16 6 (1.51%) Amazon SQS
16 6 (1.51%) Datadog
17 5 (1.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.78%) DNS
1 15 (3.78%) WAN
2 13 (3.27%) LAN
3 9 (2.27%) SAN
4 7 (1.76%) Broadband
4 7 (1.76%) DHCP
5 5 (1.26%) Internet
6 4 (1.01%) Firewall
6 4 (1.01%) HTTP
7 3 (0.76%) Wireless
7 3 (0.76%) WLAN
8 2 (0.50%) Software-Defined Networking
8 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.25%) AMQP
9 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.25%) MPLS
9 1 (0.25%) Skype
9 1 (0.25%) VoIP
9 1 (0.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.30%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.29%) MongoDB
2 21 (5.29%) MySQL
2 21 (5.29%) NoSQL
3 19 (4.79%) Amazon RDS
3 19 (4.79%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (3.27%) Redis
5 12 (3.02%) Azure SQL Database
6 10 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.51%) Cosmos DB
7 6 (1.51%) MariaDB
7 6 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.25%) Big Data
10 1 (0.25%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.25%) Power BI
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 77 (19.40%) Jenkins
2 57 (14.36%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (3.78%) Selenium
5 14 (3.53%) Maven
6 13 (3.27%) JIRA
7 12 (3.02%) JUnit
7 12 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
7 12 (3.02%) TeamCity
8 10 (2.52%) Spinnaker
9 9 (2.27%) GitLab
9 9 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (1.76%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.51%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.51%) Visual Studio
12 5 (1.26%) GoCD
12 5 (1.26%) WebDriver
13 3 (0.76%) Cypress.io
13 3 (0.76%) Postman
13 3 (0.76%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (8.06%) Finance
2 21 (5.29%) Games
3 11 (2.77%) Marketing
4 9 (2.27%) Publishing
5 7 (1.76%) Public Sector
5 7 (1.76%) Retail
6 3 (0.76%) Banking
7 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 128 (32.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 105 (26.45%) Developer
3 56 (14.11%) AWS Engineer
4 50 (12.59%) AWS DevOps
5 48 (12.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 48 (12.09%) Software Engineer
6 33 (8.31%) Java Engineer
7 30 (7.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 28 (7.05%) Lead DevOps
9 27 (6.80%) Azure Engineer
9 27 (6.80%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 23 (5.79%) Python Engineer
11 22 (5.54%) Web Developer
12 21 (5.29%) .NET Developer
12 21 (5.29%) Senior DevOps
13 20 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (4.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 18 (4.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 18 (4.53%) Python Software Engineer
15 18 (4.53%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (17.13%) .NET
2 55 (13.85%) Node.js
3 52 (13.10%) AngularJS
4 37 (9.32%) CSS
5 36 (9.07%) HTML
6 31 (7.81%) Web Services
7 30 (7.56%) React
8 25 (6.30%) .NET Core
9 23 (5.79%) RESTful
10 17 (4.28%) Kafka
11 16 (4.03%) HTML5
12 15 (3.78%) jQuery
12 15 (3.78%) REST
12 15 (3.78%) Spring
13 13 (3.27%) ASP.NET
13 13 (3.27%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (3.02%) .NET Framework
14 12 (3.02%) Spring Boot
14 12 (3.02%) Vue.js
15 10 (2.52%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 47 (11.84%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (5.04%) User Experience
3 19 (4.79%) Cloud Native
4 13 (3.27%) Xbox
5 12 (3.02%) Management Information System
6 10 (2.52%) Enterprise Cloud
6 10 (2.52%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.27%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.26%) NHS
9 5 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.76%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
12 2 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.50%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 94 (23.68%) Linux
2 44 (11.08%) Windows
3 15 (3.78%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.27%) Android
5 9 (2.27%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.02%) CentOS
7 6 (1.51%) Debian
7 6 (1.51%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.01%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (52.64%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 85 (21.41%) Microservices
4 54 (13.60%) Scrum
5 52 (13.10%) Configuration Management
6 45 (11.34%) Test Automation
7 43 (10.83%) Infrastructure as Code
8 40 (10.08%) TDD
9 39 (9.82%) Deployment Automation
9 39 (9.82%) Migration
10 38 (9.57%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (8.82%) Open Source
12 32 (8.06%) Continuous Improvement
13 28 (7.05%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (6.80%) SDLC
15 26 (6.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 26 (6.55%) Mentoring
16 25 (6.30%) MVC
17 24 (6.05%) ITIL
18 23 (5.79%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (35.01%) Python
2 106 (26.70%) JavaScript
3 96 (24.18%) Java
4 80 (20.15%) C#
5 51 (12.85%) Go
6 44 (11.08%) Bash Shell
7 43 (10.83%) SQL
8 35 (8.82%) PHP
9 30 (7.56%) PowerShell
10 28 (7.05%) Ruby
11 21 (5.29%) Scala
12 19 (4.79%) TypeScript
13 8 (2.02%) T-SQL
14 6 (1.51%) Groovy
14 6 (1.51%) Kotlin
14 6 (1.51%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.26%) ES6
15 5 (1.26%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.01%) C++
16 4 (1.01%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (6.05%) Degree
2 13 (3.27%) Security Cleared
3 12 (3.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.77%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (1.76%) SC Cleared
6 6 (1.51%) AWS Certification
7 3 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.04%) QA
2 9 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.01%) SLA
4 1 (0.25%) HL7
4 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 131 (33.00%) Docker
2 10 (2.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.01%) Gluster
3 4 (1.01%) GlusterFS
3 4 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.01%) vSphere
4 3 (0.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.50%) Microcode
5 2 (0.50%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 119 (29.97%) Terraform
2 91 (22.92%) Kubernetes
3 78 (19.65%) Puppet
4 62 (15.62%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (12.34%) Ansible
6 9 (2.27%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (2.02%) Grafana
7 8 (2.02%) Prometheus
8 7 (1.76%) SCCM
9 5 (1.26%) Packer
10 4 (1.01%) Nagios
11 2 (0.50%) HP Fortify
11 2 (0.50%) Marathon
11 2 (0.50%) Mesos
11 2 (0.50%) Rancher
11 2 (0.50%) WebInspect
12 1 (0.25%) Rundeck
12 1 (0.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 44 (11.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.54%) Oracle
3 14 (3.53%) SaltStack
4 10 (2.52%) Red Hat
4 10 (2.52%) VMware
5 8 (2.02%) New Relic
6 7 (1.76%) Hitachi
6 7 (1.76%) Splunk
7 6 (1.51%) Google
8 4 (1.01%) NetApp
8 4 (1.01%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.76%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco
9 3 (0.76%) Citrix
9 3 (0.76%) EnterpriseDB
10 2 (0.50%) AppDynamics
10 2 (0.50%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.50%) F5
10 2 (0.50%) Nimble Storage
10 2 (0.50%) Rackspace