Period
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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 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 10 8 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +5
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 1,054 838 700
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.44% 15.91% 14.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.66% 16.97% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 775 750 557
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £34,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £39,850 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £64,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £72,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +1.56%

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 6,730 4,938 4,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.22% 93.74% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 4,399 3,992 3,688
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £39,750 £37,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.47% - +11.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £68,180
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 21 May 2022.

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 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire +2 769 £64,675 +17.59% 72
South Yorkshire -13 149 £57,500 +4.55% 19
North Yorkshire +3 120 £55,000 +4.76% 6
East Yorkshire -12 4 £56,750 +31.21% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2022, 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.

1 599 (56.83%) Agile
2 491 (46.58%) Azure
3 436 (41.37%) AWS
4 316 (29.98%) Python
5 312 (29.60%) Docker
6 282 (26.76%) CI/CD
7 276 (26.19%) Kubernetes
8 259 (24.57%) JavaScript
9 253 (24.00%) Terraform
10 244 (23.15%) Java
11 234 (22.20%) C#
12 229 (21.73%) Software Engineering
13 220 (20.87%) .NET
14 204 (19.35%) SQL
15 200 (18.98%) Microsoft
16 195 (18.50%) React
17 194 (18.41%) Social Skills
18 191 (18.12%) Scrum
19 186 (17.65%) Jenkins
20 181 (17.17%) Linux
21 179 (16.98%) Finance
22 176 (16.70%) Go
23 175 (16.60%) Git (software)
24 153 (14.52%) Infrastructure as Code
25 142 (13.47%) AWS CloudFormation
26 140 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
27 134 (12.71%) SQL Server
27 134 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
27 134 (12.71%) Ansible
28 127 (12.05%) Microservices

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 43 (4.08%) Confluence
2 24 (2.28%) SharePoint
3 21 (1.99%) CMS
3 21 (1.99%) IIS
4 20 (1.90%) Apache
5 17 (1.61%) Apache Spark
6 14 (1.33%) WebLogic
7 13 (1.23%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.04%) WebSphere
9 8 (0.76%) Umbraco
10 7 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.57%) Drupal
12 5 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.47%) OpenEdge
12 5 (0.47%) WordPress
13 4 (0.38%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.38%) SAS
14 3 (0.28%) nginx
14 3 (0.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 14 (1.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.095%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 12 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.14%) Summit
2 7 (0.66%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 491 (46.58%) Azure
2 436 (41.37%) AWS
3 142 (13.47%) AWS CloudFormation
4 92 (8.73%) Serverless
5 89 (8.44%) GCP
6 61 (5.79%) AWS Lambda
7 58 (5.50%) SaaS
8 50 (4.74%) GitHub
9 46 (4.36%) Amazon EC2
10 40 (3.80%) PaaS
11 34 (3.23%) Amazon S3
12 33 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 33 (3.13%) Amazon EKS
13 32 (3.04%) Amazon ECS
13 32 (3.04%) IaaS
13 32 (3.04%) Microsoft 365
14 26 (2.47%) Pulumi
15 25 (2.37%) Amazon SQS
15 25 (2.37%) OpenShift
16 21 (1.99%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.28%) Firewall
2 17 (1.61%) DNS
3 16 (1.52%) LAN
3 16 (1.52%) WAN
4 13 (1.23%) SD-WAN
5 12 (1.14%) VPN
6 11 (1.04%) Wireless
7 9 (0.85%) HTTP
8 6 (0.57%) AMQP
8 6 (0.57%) Intranet
9 5 (0.47%) Broadband
9 5 (0.47%) DKIM
9 5 (0.47%) DMARC
9 5 (0.47%) Internet
10 4 (0.38%) DVB
10 4 (0.38%) IPsec
10 4 (0.38%) SNMP
10 4 (0.38%) SSL
11 3 (0.28%) Network Security
12 2 (0.19%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (12.71%) SQL Server
2 98 (9.30%) MySQL
3 85 (8.06%) PostgreSQL
4 55 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 50 (4.74%) Amazon RDS
6 45 (4.27%) Relational Database
7 37 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 35 (3.32%) Big Data
8 35 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
9 23 (2.18%) RDBMS
10 16 (1.52%) Data Lake
10 16 (1.52%) Redis
11 15 (1.42%) Metadata
12 14 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
12 14 (1.33%) Power BI
13 13 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 12 (1.14%) Amazon Aurora
14 12 (1.14%) Hadoop
15 10 (0.95%) Apache Accumulo
16 9 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 186 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 175 (16.60%) Git (software)
3 86 (8.16%) JIRA
4 36 (3.42%) GitLab
4 36 (3.42%) Visual Studio
5 28 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (1.90%) Selenium
8 19 (1.80%) Maven
9 18 (1.71%) Bitbucket
10 16 (1.52%) TeamCity
11 15 (1.42%) Postman
12 12 (1.14%) Ant
13 9 (0.85%) Sonatype Nexus
14 8 (0.76%) Oracle APEX
14 8 (0.76%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.66%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.66%) MSBuild
16 5 (0.47%) Gatling
16 5 (0.47%) SoapUI
General
1 194 (18.41%) Social Skills
2 179 (16.98%) Finance
3 85 (8.06%) Games
4 61 (5.79%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (5.60%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 54 (5.12%) Public Sector
7 45 (4.27%) Retail
8 27 (2.56%) Organisational Skills
9 24 (2.28%) Influencing Skills
10 22 (2.09%) Banking
10 22 (2.09%) Law
11 16 (1.52%) Marketing
11 16 (1.52%) Presentation Skills
12 13 (1.23%) Back Office
13 12 (1.14%) Tech for Good
14 10 (0.95%) Publishing
15 9 (0.85%) Documentation Skills
15 9 (0.85%) Local Government
16 8 (0.76%) Manufacturing
17 7 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 252 (23.91%) DevOps Engineer
2 250 (23.72%) Developer
3 138 (13.09%) Software Engineer
4 72 (6.83%) Architect
5 71 (6.74%) Senior Developer
6 68 (6.45%) Azure Engineer
7 64 (6.07%) Software Developer
8 57 (5.41%) .NET Developer
9 47 (4.46%) Analyst
10 43 (4.08%) AWS Engineer
10 43 (4.08%) Senior DevOps
11 41 (3.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
12 40 (3.80%) Azure DevOps
13 38 (3.61%) AWS DevOps
13 38 (3.61%) Cloud Engineer
14 36 (3.42%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 33 (3.13%) Java Engineer
15 33 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 32 (3.04%) Java Software Engineer
17 28 (2.66%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 220 (20.87%) .NET
2 195 (18.50%) React
3 111 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 100 (9.49%) HTML
5 96 (9.11%) Node.js
6 78 (7.40%) .NET Core
6 78 (7.40%) CSS
7 77 (7.31%) .NET Framework
8 67 (6.36%) Vue.js
9 44 (4.17%) RESTful
10 40 (3.80%) jQuery
11 37 (3.51%) XML
12 35 (3.32%) JSON
12 35 (3.32%) Web Services
13 34 (3.23%) Spring
14 33 (3.13%) Kafka
14 33 (3.13%) REST
15 32 (3.04%) ASP.NET
16 31 (2.94%) GraphQL
17 29 (2.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 94 (8.92%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (6.07%) Virtual Team
3 47 (4.46%) User Experience
4 44 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 35 (3.32%) Data Protection Act
5 35 (3.32%) Public Cloud
6 34 (3.23%) Cloud Native
7 26 (2.47%) Enterprise Cloud
8 25 (2.37%) NHS
9 24 (2.28%) Social Media
10 20 (1.90%) Cyberattack
11 19 (1.80%) Self-Motivation
12 16 (1.52%) Management Information System
12 16 (1.52%) Mobile Payment
13 14 (1.33%) Client/Server
13 14 (1.33%) Video\Live Streaming
14 12 (1.14%) IoT
15 10 (0.95%) Algorithms
15 10 (0.95%) Media Streaming
16 9 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 181 (17.17%) Linux
2 85 (8.06%) Windows
3 40 (3.80%) Windows Server
4 39 (3.70%) Unix
5 31 (2.94%) Android
6 22 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (1.71%) Apple iOS
8 13 (1.23%) Windows 10
9 5 (0.47%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.19%) Amazon Linux
10 2 (0.19%) CentOS
11 1 (0.095%) HPUX
11 1 (0.095%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 599 (56.83%) Agile
2 282 (26.76%) CI/CD
3 229 (21.73%) Software Engineering
4 191 (18.12%) Scrum
5 153 (14.52%) Infrastructure as Code
6 140 (13.28%) Problem-Solving
7 134 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
8 127 (12.05%) Microservices
9 126 (11.95%) Test Automation
10 116 (11.01%) Configuration Management
11 109 (10.34%) Mentoring
12 107 (10.15%) Coaching
13 104 (9.87%) Platform Engineering
14 91 (8.63%) TDD
15 82 (7.78%) Full Stack Development
16 78 (7.40%) Continuous Improvement
17 76 (7.21%) Open Source
18 69 (6.55%) SDLC
19 67 (6.36%) MVC
20 65 (6.17%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 316 (29.98%) Python
2 259 (24.57%) JavaScript
3 244 (23.15%) Java
4 234 (22.20%) C#
5 204 (19.35%) SQL
6 176 (16.70%) Go
7 124 (11.76%) Ruby
8 80 (7.59%) Bash
9 74 (7.02%) Kotlin
10 69 (6.55%) PowerShell
11 60 (5.69%) Scala
12 55 (5.22%) Shell Script
13 54 (5.12%) TypeScript
14 35 (3.32%) C++
15 33 (3.13%) T-SQL
16 22 (2.09%) Perl
16 22 (2.09%) PHP
17 17 (1.61%) VB
18 15 (1.42%) R
19 11 (1.04%) AWK
Qualifications
1 55 (5.22%) Degree
2 51 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 37 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 30 (2.85%) AWS Certification
5 28 (2.66%) DBS Check
6 17 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (1.04%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.76%) ISTQB
10 6 (0.57%) ISEB
11 4 (0.38%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.095%) CISSP
13 1 (0.095%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.03%) QA
2 12 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 11 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.85%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.57%) PMO
6 6 (0.57%) SLA
7 4 (0.38%) Accessibility
7 4 (0.38%) NIST
7 4 (0.38%) WAI
7 4 (0.38%) WCAG
8 3 (0.28%) IEC 62304
8 3 (0.28%) ISO 13485
9 2 (0.19%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.19%) NCSC
10 1 (0.095%) GDPR
System Software
1 312 (29.60%) Docker
2 20 (1.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 6 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.28%) Firmware
6 3 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.095%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.095%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 276 (26.19%) Kubernetes
2 253 (24.00%) Terraform
3 134 (12.71%) Ansible
4 96 (9.11%) Puppet
5 95 (9.01%) Opscode Chef
6 26 (2.47%) Cobbler
7 21 (1.99%) Microsoft Intune
8 16 (1.52%) Grafana
9 15 (1.42%) Prometheus
10 12 (1.14%) Graphite
11 6 (0.57%) Istio
11 6 (0.57%) Kibana
11 6 (0.57%) SCCM
12 5 (0.47%) FreeIPA
13 2 (0.19%) Jamf Pro
13 2 (0.19%) ZABBIX
14 1 (0.095%) Mesos
14 1 (0.095%) Pingdom
14 1 (0.095%) Rancher
14 1 (0.095%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 200 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 79 (7.50%) Oracle
3 52 (4.93%) SaltStack
4 46 (4.36%) Google
5 31 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 29 (2.75%) IBM
7 20 (1.90%) VMware
8 18 (1.71%) Dynatrace
8 18 (1.71%) NEC
8 18 (1.71%) Northgate
9 16 (1.52%) New Relic
10 15 (1.42%) Databricks
10 15 (1.42%) SAP
10 15 (1.42%) Splunk
11 14 (1.33%) Infragistics
11 14 (1.33%) Xamarin
12 12 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (1.04%) Cisco
13 11 (1.04%) ServiceNow
13 11 (1.04%) Zscaler