Period
to 25 January 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 25 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 18 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 +22 +25
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 718 758 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 11.84% 10.25% 5.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.03% 11.09% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 529 668 474
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 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,750 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +1.56% +2.40% +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 5,509 6,836 9,004
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 90.88% 92.40% 92.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,562 5,553 7,670
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +4.94%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,180 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 25 January 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 25 January 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 +3 536 £55,000 +4.76% 120
North Yorkshire 0 118 £55,000 +10.00% 19
South Yorkshire -11 58 £52,500 +10.53% 25
East Yorkshire +19 6 £45,000 +15.38% 2
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 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.

1 405 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (30.64%) Azure
3 218 (30.36%) AWS
4 174 (24.23%) Docker
5 173 (24.09%) Java
6 161 (22.42%) Finance
7 156 (21.73%) C#
7 156 (21.73%) Python
8 143 (19.92%) Test Automation
9 135 (18.80%) Terraform
9 135 (18.80%) Scrum
9 135 (18.80%) .NET
10 131 (18.25%) Kubernetes
11 127 (17.69%) Linux
12 120 (16.71%) SQL
13 115 (16.02%) Software Engineering
14 112 (15.60%) Ansible
15 111 (15.46%) TDD
16 110 (15.32%) JavaScript
16 110 (15.32%) Jenkins
17 109 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
18 106 (14.76%) Git (software)
19 105 (14.62%) JIRA
20 102 (14.21%) Puppet
21 101 (14.07%) SQL Server
22 97 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
23 96 (13.37%) Opscode Chef
23 96 (13.37%) Configuration Management
24 90 (12.53%) Selenium
25 89 (12.40%) Microsoft

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 29 (4.04%) Confluence
2 25 (3.48%) IIS
3 10 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (1.39%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.25%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.11%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.70%) Apache
6 5 (0.70%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.42%) CMS
7 3 (0.42%) Drupal
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (0.28%) nginx
9 1 (0.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.14%) CICS
9 1 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.14%) Mule
9 1 (0.14%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 5 (0.70%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.14%) InDesign
4 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 220 (30.64%) Azure
2 218 (30.36%) AWS
3 55 (7.66%) GCP
4 52 (7.24%) Office 365
5 40 (5.57%) IaaS
6 36 (5.01%) Serverless
7 30 (4.18%) G Suite
7 30 (4.18%) GitHub
8 23 (3.20%) PaaS
9 22 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
10 17 (2.37%) SaaS
11 13 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (1.81%) AWS Lambda
12 12 (1.67%) BrowserStack
13 11 (1.53%) Amazon S3
14 9 (1.25%) Sauce Labs
15 8 (1.11%) Route 53
16 7 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
16 7 (0.97%) OpenShift
16 7 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.90%) DNS
2 21 (2.92%) DHCP
3 14 (1.95%) VPN
4 13 (1.81%) BGP
4 13 (1.81%) Firewall
4 13 (1.81%) OSPF
4 13 (1.81%) SAN
5 10 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
6 8 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (1.11%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (1.11%) MPLS
6 8 (1.11%) NX-OS
7 7 (0.97%) WAN
8 6 (0.84%) IPsec
9 5 (0.70%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.70%) Internet
9 5 (0.70%) Junos
9 5 (0.70%) NetScaler
9 5 (0.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 38 (5.29%) MySQL
3 29 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
4 28 (3.90%) NoSQL
5 20 (2.79%) Amazon RDS
6 17 (2.37%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 16 (2.23%) Big Data
8 13 (1.81%) Hadoop
8 13 (1.81%) Redis
9 12 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.53%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
12 9 (1.25%) DB2
13 7 (0.97%) Data Lake
13 7 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.84%) MarkLogic
14 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
16 4 (0.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 110 (15.32%) Jenkins
2 106 (14.76%) Git (software)
3 105 (14.62%) JIRA
4 90 (12.53%) Selenium
5 51 (7.10%) Cucumber
6 44 (6.13%) SoapUI
6 44 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (5.85%) JMeter
8 38 (5.29%) Maven
9 28 (3.90%) LoadRunner
9 28 (3.90%) SpecFlow
10 20 (2.79%) Gatling
11 19 (2.65%) JUnit
11 19 (2.65%) Subversion
12 18 (2.51%) GitLab
12 18 (2.51%) Visual Studio Team System
13 17 (2.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (2.37%) SonarQube
14 15 (2.09%) Octopus Deploy
15 13 (1.81%) WebDriver
General
1 161 (22.42%) Finance
2 29 (4.04%) Banking
3 27 (3.76%) Marketing
4 25 (3.48%) Retail
5 22 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 20 (2.79%) Public Sector
7 12 (1.67%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.84%) Games
8 6 (0.84%) Local Government
9 4 (0.56%) Advertising
9 4 (0.56%) Legal
9 4 (0.56%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.28%) Automotive
10 2 (0.28%) Publishing
10 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 140 (19.50%) Developer
2 139 (19.36%) DevOps Engineer
3 54 (7.52%) AWS Engineer
4 52 (7.24%) Software Engineer
5 44 (6.13%) Architect
6 39 (5.43%) Senior Developer
7 38 (5.29%) Analyst
7 38 (5.29%) Platform Engineer
8 36 (5.01%) Cloud Engineer
9 34 (4.74%) .NET Developer
9 34 (4.74%) Consultant
10 33 (4.60%) Test Analyst
11 32 (4.46%) AWS DevOps
11 32 (4.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 32 (4.46%) Senior Consultant
12 31 (4.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 29 (4.04%) Software Developer
14 28 (3.90%) Senior Test Consultant
14 28 (3.90%) Test Consultant
15 24 (3.34%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (18.80%) .NET
2 72 (10.03%) AngularJS
3 70 (9.75%) Node.js
4 63 (8.77%) React
5 57 (7.94%) CSS
5 57 (7.94%) HTML
5 57 (7.94%) Web Services
6 47 (6.55%) .NET Core
7 46 (6.41%) ASP.NET
8 45 (6.27%) Spring
9 39 (5.43%) jQuery
10 33 (4.60%) Spring Boot
11 31 (4.32%) .NET Framework
12 26 (3.62%) JSON
13 25 (3.48%) Vue.js
14 24 (3.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (3.34%) REST
15 22 (3.06%) HTML5
16 21 (2.92%) CSS3
17 19 (2.65%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 83 (11.56%) Greenfield Project
2 36 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (2.51%) Data Centre
4 16 (2.23%) Public Cloud
4 16 (2.23%) User Experience
5 13 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (1.53%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.25%) Cloud Native
8 9 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (0.84%) Enterprise Cloud
9 6 (0.84%) NHS
9 6 (0.84%) Virtual Team
10 5 (0.70%) Online Games
11 4 (0.56%) Blog
11 4 (0.56%) Life Science
11 4 (0.56%) Replication
12 3 (0.42%) Clustering
12 3 (0.42%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 127 (17.69%) Linux
2 87 (12.12%) Windows
3 34 (4.74%) Windows Server
4 26 (3.62%) Android
5 24 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (2.79%) Unix
7 18 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.37%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.11%) Windows 7
9 8 (1.11%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.97%) CentOS
11 6 (0.84%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.56%) CatOS
13 2 (0.28%) HPUX
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (56.41%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (19.92%) Test Automation
3 135 (18.80%) Scrum
4 115 (16.02%) Software Engineering
5 111 (15.46%) TDD
6 109 (15.18%) Continuous Integration
7 97 (13.51%) Continuous Delivery
8 96 (13.37%) Configuration Management
9 85 (11.84%) Microservices
10 80 (11.14%) BDD
11 77 (10.72%) Software Testing
12 73 (10.17%) Business Analysis
13 69 (9.61%) Mentoring
14 67 (9.33%) DNA
15 66 (9.19%) Continuous Improvement
16 61 (8.50%) Infrastructure as Code
17 54 (7.52%) Kanban
18 53 (7.38%) SDLC
19 50 (6.96%) Functional Testing
20 49 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 173 (24.09%) Java
2 156 (21.73%) C#
2 156 (21.73%) Python
3 120 (16.71%) SQL
4 110 (15.32%) JavaScript
5 62 (8.64%) Ruby
6 56 (7.80%) PowerShell
7 50 (6.96%) PHP
8 45 (6.27%) Bash Shell
9 26 (3.62%) Java 8
10 23 (3.20%) Kotlin
11 21 (2.92%) TypeScript
12 19 (2.65%) C++
12 19 (2.65%) Scala
13 15 (2.09%) C
14 14 (1.95%) Go
14 14 (1.95%) Shell Script
15 12 (1.67%) Perl
16 7 (0.97%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (5.01%) Degree
2 19 (2.65%) AWS Certification
3 9 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (0.70%) MCSA
5 4 (0.56%) HND
5 4 (0.56%) JNCIE
5 4 (0.56%) JNCIP
5 4 (0.56%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.56%) MCSE
6 3 (0.42%) CISA
6 3 (0.42%) CISM
6 3 (0.42%) CISSP
6 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.42%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.28%) CCNP
7 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.28%) RHCE
8 1 (0.14%) CCNA
8 1 (0.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.99%) QA
2 9 (1.25%) SLA
3 4 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.42%) GDPR
4 3 (0.42%) HL7
5 2 (0.28%) GLBA
5 2 (0.28%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.14%) NIST
6 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 174 (24.23%) Docker
2 22 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 20 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (2.51%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (1.11%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.97%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (0.70%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.56%) XenApp
9 1 (0.14%) Firmware
9 1 (0.14%) HDFS
9 1 (0.14%) Postfix
9 1 (0.14%) RACF
9 1 (0.14%) Squid
9 1 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 135 (18.80%) Terraform
2 131 (18.25%) Kubernetes
3 112 (15.60%) Ansible
4 102 (14.21%) Puppet
5 96 (13.37%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (3.90%) HP Quality Center
7 18 (2.51%) Prometheus
8 15 (2.09%) Rancher
9 12 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
10 11 (1.53%) SCCM
11 8 (1.11%) WSUS
12 7 (0.97%) Cobbler
12 7 (0.97%) Packer
13 6 (0.84%) CA Service Virtualization
13 6 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
13 6 (0.84%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.56%) Graphite
14 4 (0.56%) Pingdom
15 3 (0.42%) Consul
15 3 (0.42%) Grafana
Vendors
1 89 (12.40%) Microsoft
2 73 (10.17%) Google
3 38 (5.29%) VMware
4 31 (4.32%) Oracle
5 29 (4.04%) HP
6 20 (2.79%) Rackspace
7 15 (2.09%) Citrix
7 15 (2.09%) Red Hat
8 12 (1.67%) Cisco
9 9 (1.25%) Juniper
9 9 (1.25%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.97%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.84%) CA
11 6 (0.84%) EnterpriseDB
11 6 (0.84%) Foundry
11 6 (0.84%) T-Plan
11 6 (0.84%) Zend
12 4 (0.56%) F5
12 4 (0.56%) PagerDuty
12 4 (0.56%) Zscaler