Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 24 62
Rank change year-on-year +6 +38 +6
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 834 779 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.04% 8.09% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.21% 8.68% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 723 700 409
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,500
England median annual salary £64,963 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.94% +4.17% +4.35%

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 6,830 8,977 9,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.44% 93.26% 92.75%
Number of salaries quoted 5,511 7,597 8,481
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,625 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 +4 531 £50,000 - 49
South Yorkshire +35 175 £47,500 -5.00% 23
North Yorkshire -32 108 £50,000 -4.76% 4
East Yorkshire +9 16 £45,000 +6.51%
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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.

1 511 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (37.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 254 (30.46%) Amazon AWS
4 236 (28.30%) SQL
5 226 (27.10%) Microsoft
6 221 (26.50%) Software Engineering
7 208 (24.94%) JavaScript
8 202 (24.22%) Java
9 196 (23.50%) Docker
10 185 (22.18%) C#
11 184 (22.06%) Python
12 180 (21.58%) .NET
13 170 (20.38%) Linux
14 167 (20.02%) Finance
15 162 (19.42%) Git (software)
16 154 (18.47%) Continuous Integration
17 149 (17.87%) TDD
18 139 (16.67%) Scrum
19 130 (15.59%) Jenkins
20 124 (14.87%) Windows
21 113 (13.55%) ASP.NET
22 111 (13.31%) Greenfield Project
23 110 (13.19%) Microservices
23 110 (13.19%) Open Source
24 109 (13.07%) Test Automation
25 107 (12.83%) Ansible
25 107 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
26 103 (12.35%) Kubernetes
27 102 (12.23%) Puppet
27 102 (12.23%) 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 26 (3.12%) Confluence
2 23 (2.76%) nginx
3 22 (2.64%) Apache
4 21 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
5 15 (1.80%) IIS
5 15 (1.80%) MS Exchange
6 14 (1.68%) Apache Spark
7 13 (1.56%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.20%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (0.72%) Skype for Business
9 6 (0.72%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.60%) JBoss
11 4 (0.48%) Jetty
12 3 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
12 3 (0.36%) Mule
12 3 (0.36%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.24%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.24%) SAS
13 2 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (2.04%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.12%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.12%) SPSS
2 1 (0.12%) Stata
2 1 (0.12%) Weka
Business Applications
1 3 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 309 (37.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 254 (30.46%) Amazon AWS
3 85 (10.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 50 (6.00%) IaaS
5 42 (5.04%) PaaS
6 41 (4.92%) GitHub
7 27 (3.24%) SaaS
8 26 (3.12%) Azure Stack
9 17 (2.04%) Slack
10 16 (1.92%) IBM Cloud
10 16 (1.92%) Office 365
11 15 (1.80%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
12 14 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
12 14 (1.68%) Serverless
13 12 (1.44%) Amazon ECS
13 12 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 9 (1.08%) Azure ExpressRoute
16 8 (0.96%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 69 (8.27%) Firewall
2 53 (6.35%) DNS
3 33 (3.96%) DHCP
3 33 (3.96%) VPN
4 29 (3.48%) Internet
5 23 (2.76%) BGP
5 23 (2.76%) Cisco ASA
5 23 (2.76%) Cisco Firepower
5 23 (2.76%) MPLS
5 23 (2.76%) Wireless
6 22 (2.64%) NetScaler
7 17 (2.04%) Broadband
8 16 (1.92%) 3G
8 16 (1.92%) WAN
9 14 (1.68%) 4G
9 14 (1.68%) 802.11
9 14 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
9 14 (1.68%) IPsec
9 14 (1.68%) NX-OS
9 14 (1.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (8.39%) MySQL
2 64 (7.67%) NoSQL
3 63 (7.55%) SQL Server
4 44 (5.28%) MongoDB
5 38 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (3.36%) Apache Cassandra
7 20 (2.40%) Big Data
8 17 (2.04%) Hadoop
9 15 (1.80%) Apache Hive
10 14 (1.68%) Redis
10 14 (1.68%) Riak
11 13 (1.56%) Relational Database
11 13 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (1.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (1.44%) HBase
13 11 (1.32%) Spark SQL
13 11 (1.32%) Sqoop
14 10 (1.20%) Blockchain
15 9 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
16 7 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 162 (19.42%) Git (software)
2 130 (15.59%) Jenkins
3 66 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 51 (6.12%) JIRA
5 34 (4.08%) Subversion
6 32 (3.84%) Selenium
7 27 (3.24%) Visual Studio
8 26 (3.12%) Sonatype Nexus
9 23 (2.76%) Maven
10 22 (2.64%) CircleCI
11 21 (2.52%) Visual Studio Team System
12 19 (2.28%) webpack
13 18 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 18 (2.16%) GitLab
13 18 (2.16%) Grunt
13 18 (2.16%) Mercurial
14 17 (2.04%) gulp
15 16 (1.92%) JMeter
15 16 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
16 14 (1.68%) TeamCity
General
1 167 (20.02%) Finance
2 41 (4.92%) Banking
2 41 (4.92%) Retail
3 37 (4.44%) Marketing
4 17 (2.04%) Local Government
4 17 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 7 (0.84%) Financial Institution
6 6 (0.72%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.60%) Games
8 3 (0.36%) Online Betting
9 2 (0.24%) Billing
9 2 (0.24%) Legal
9 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 207 (24.82%) Developer
2 143 (17.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 112 (13.43%) Software Engineer
4 78 (9.35%) Architect
5 62 (7.43%) Java Engineer
6 61 (7.31%) Java Software Engineer
7 58 (6.95%) C# Developer
7 58 (6.95%) Cloud Engineer
8 47 (5.64%) Platform Engineer
9 46 (5.52%) .NET Developer
10 42 (5.04%) Software Developer
11 38 (4.56%) AWS Engineer
11 38 (4.56%) Java Developer
12 37 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
13 34 (4.08%) Senior Developer
14 32 (3.84%) Cloud Architect
15 31 (3.72%) Linux Engineer
16 30 (3.60%) AWS DevOps
17 29 (3.48%) Linux DevOps Engineer
17 29 (3.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (21.58%) .NET
2 113 (13.55%) ASP.NET
3 72 (8.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 71 (8.51%) Spring
5 61 (7.31%) AngularJS
6 57 (6.83%) React
6 57 (6.83%) Web Services
7 55 (6.59%) REST
8 50 (6.00%) HTML
9 47 (5.64%) Vue.js
10 46 (5.52%) CSS
11 45 (5.40%) Spring Boot
12 43 (5.16%) Kafka
13 41 (4.92%) Node.js
14 38 (4.56%) XML
15 37 (4.44%) SOAP
16 34 (4.08%) jQuery
17 32 (3.84%) .NET Framework
18 31 (3.72%) RabbitMQ
19 29 (3.48%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 111 (13.31%) Greenfield Project
2 88 (10.55%) Enterprise Software
3 51 (6.12%) Public Cloud
4 34 (4.08%) Data Centre
5 33 (3.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 24 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (2.76%) User Experience
8 21 (2.52%) Mobile App
9 20 (2.40%) NHS
10 19 (2.28%) Management Information System
11 8 (0.96%) Cloud Native
12 7 (0.84%) Clustering
13 6 (0.72%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.72%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.60%) Data Structures
14 5 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
15 4 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
16 3 (0.36%) Digital Media
16 3 (0.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 3 (0.36%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 170 (20.38%) Linux
2 124 (14.87%) Windows
3 74 (8.87%) Unix
4 54 (6.47%) Windows Server
5 14 (1.68%) CatOS
6 13 (1.56%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.20%) Ubuntu
8 8 (0.96%) CentOS
9 7 (0.84%) Android
10 5 (0.60%) Debian
11 4 (0.48%) AIX
11 4 (0.48%) Mac OS
11 4 (0.48%) zOS
12 3 (0.36%) Windows 10
12 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.24%) VMS
14 1 (0.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 511 (61.27%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (26.50%) Software Engineering
3 154 (18.47%) Continuous Integration
4 149 (17.87%) TDD
5 139 (16.67%) Scrum
6 110 (13.19%) Microservices
6 110 (13.19%) Open Source
7 109 (13.07%) Test Automation
8 107 (12.83%) Problem-Solving
9 102 (12.23%) MVC
10 94 (11.27%) BDD
11 86 (10.31%) Continuous Delivery
12 79 (9.47%) Mentoring
13 76 (9.11%) Configuration Management
14 67 (8.03%) Deployment Automation
15 66 (7.91%) Migration
16 64 (7.67%) Infrastructure as Code
17 62 (7.43%) Pair Programming
18 59 (7.07%) ITIL
19 58 (6.95%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 236 (28.30%) SQL
2 208 (24.94%) JavaScript
3 202 (24.22%) Java
4 185 (22.18%) C#
5 184 (22.06%) Python
6 78 (9.35%) Ruby
7 77 (9.23%) Bash Shell
8 63 (7.55%) PHP
9 51 (6.12%) PowerShell
10 48 (5.76%) Java 8
11 44 (5.28%) Perl
12 35 (4.20%) Scala
13 28 (3.36%) Java 9
14 26 (3.12%) Shell Script
15 21 (2.52%) Kotlin
15 21 (2.52%) PHP 7
16 20 (2.40%) Groovy
16 20 (2.40%) TypeScript
17 18 (2.16%) C++
18 16 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (6.95%) Degree
2 21 (2.52%) AWS Certification
2 21 (2.52%) ISTQB
3 14 (1.68%) CCNP
3 14 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 11 (1.32%) HND
6 10 (1.20%) CISSP
7 8 (0.96%) CCNA
8 7 (0.84%) Security Cleared
9 6 (0.72%) RHCE
9 6 (0.72%) RHCSA
10 5 (0.60%) CISM
10 5 (0.60%) ISEB
10 5 (0.60%) SC Cleared
11 4 (0.48%) CRISC
12 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
13 2 (0.24%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.55%) QA
2 24 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.56%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (1.32%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.20%) SLA
6 9 (1.08%) GDPR
7 4 (0.48%) WCAG
8 3 (0.36%) HL7
9 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 196 (23.50%) Docker
2 48 (5.76%) Active Directory
3 30 (3.60%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 17 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.44%) Apache Flume
5 12 (1.44%) HDFS
6 11 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (1.20%) XenApp
8 8 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (0.96%) XenDesktop
9 6 (0.72%) Firmware
10 4 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 107 (12.83%) Ansible
2 103 (12.35%) Kubernetes
3 102 (12.23%) Puppet
4 92 (11.03%) Terraform
5 90 (10.79%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (2.28%) Rancher
7 15 (1.80%) Cobbler
7 15 (1.80%) Grafana
7 15 (1.80%) Prometheus
7 15 (1.80%) Tivoli
8 14 (1.68%) FortiGate
8 14 (1.68%) RANCID
9 12 (1.44%) CFEngine
9 12 (1.44%) Kibana
10 11 (1.32%) Oozie
11 9 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.96%) Consul
12 8 (0.96%) Observium
12 8 (0.96%) Packer
12 8 (0.96%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 226 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 85 (10.19%) Google
3 70 (8.39%) VMware
4 44 (5.28%) Oracle
5 40 (4.80%) Xamarin
6 27 (3.24%) Citrix
7 25 (3.00%) Rackspace
8 24 (2.88%) Cisco
9 23 (2.76%) Meraki
10 21 (2.52%) AppDynamics
11 20 (2.40%) IBM
11 20 (2.40%) Splunk
12 17 (2.04%) Red Hat
13 15 (1.80%) Atlassian
14 14 (1.68%) Draytek
14 14 (1.68%) EnterpriseDB
14 14 (1.68%) Fortinet
14 14 (1.68%) Huawei
14 14 (1.68%) Palo Alto
14 14 (1.68%) Symantec