Period
to 7 July 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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 8 19 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 +4 +35
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 638 853 815
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.79% 10.93% 8.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.10% 12.02% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 621 763 765
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - +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 3,730 7,096 9,255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.33% 90.90% 93.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,154 5,712 7,816
Median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,633 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £61,750
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 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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +8 456 £52,500 +5.00% 44
South Yorkshire +2 82 £50,000 +5.26% 7
North Yorkshire +62 69 £52,500 +5.00% 5
East Yorkshire +17 13 £35,000 -22.22% 4
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 358 (56.11%) Agile Software Development
2 243 (38.09%) Azure
3 239 (37.46%) AWS
4 231 (36.21%) Python
5 187 (29.31%) Java
6 168 (26.33%) Software Engineering
7 165 (25.86%) JavaScript
8 157 (24.61%) C#
9 143 (22.41%) Docker
10 130 (20.38%) .NET
11 125 (19.59%) Terraform
12 121 (18.97%) SQL
13 117 (18.34%) Jenkins
14 111 (17.40%) Scrum
15 109 (17.08%) Microservices
15 109 (17.08%) Kubernetes
16 107 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
17 103 (16.14%) Node.js
18 100 (15.67%) AngularJS
19 92 (14.42%) Git (software)
20 91 (14.26%) Test Automation
20 91 (14.26%) Ansible
21 89 (13.95%) Finance
22 86 (13.48%) TDD
22 86 (13.48%) Windows
22 86 (13.48%) Linux
23 83 (13.01%) Microsoft
24 82 (12.85%) Configuration Management
25 81 (12.70%) SQL Server
25 81 (12.70%) Puppet

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 27 (4.23%) IIS
2 22 (3.45%) Confluence
3 17 (2.66%) SharePoint
4 16 (2.51%) nginx
5 15 (2.35%) CMS
5 15 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.04%) Apache
7 10 (1.57%) Jadu
7 10 (1.57%) WordPress
8 9 (1.41%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.78%) CICS
10 5 (0.78%) Skype for Business
11 3 (0.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.31%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.31%) MS Exchange
13 1 (0.16%) Orchard CMS
13 1 (0.16%) Red Hat Fuse
13 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.94%) Magento
3 5 (0.78%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 243 (38.09%) Azure
2 239 (37.46%) AWS
3 80 (12.54%) Serverless
4 59 (9.25%) AWS Lambda
5 38 (5.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 35 (5.49%) GCP
7 28 (4.39%) IaaS
8 27 (4.23%) Amazon S3
9 26 (4.08%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (2.82%) PaaS
11 17 (2.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 17 (2.66%) Office 365
12 12 (1.88%) Azure Active Directory
13 11 (1.72%) Amazon ELB
14 10 (1.57%) Amazon ECS
14 10 (1.57%) Route 53
14 10 (1.57%) SaaS
15 8 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
15 8 (1.25%) CloudFront
16 7 (1.10%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.61%) WAN
2 21 (3.29%) DNS
2 21 (3.29%) Firewall
3 18 (2.82%) VPN
4 15 (2.35%) Internet
4 15 (2.35%) SAN
5 14 (2.19%) DHCP
6 12 (1.88%) BGP
6 12 (1.88%) LAN
6 12 (1.88%) OSPF
7 8 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 7 (1.10%) Software-Defined Networking
9 6 (0.94%) BIG-IP
9 6 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (0.94%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (0.94%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (0.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 6 (0.94%) Junos
9 6 (0.94%) NetScaler
9 6 (0.94%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.27%) NoSQL
3 35 (5.49%) MySQL
4 31 (4.86%) Amazon RDS
5 20 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.19%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (1.72%) Data Lake
8 11 (1.72%) Redis
9 10 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
11 7 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.78%) Big Data
14 4 (0.63%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (0.63%) Apache Hive
14 4 (0.63%) Hadoop
15 3 (0.47%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 117 (18.34%) Jenkins
2 92 (14.42%) Git (software)
3 44 (6.90%) JIRA
4 37 (5.80%) Selenium
5 22 (3.45%) Cucumber
5 22 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 22 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (3.13%) Visual Studio Team System
7 19 (2.98%) Subversion
8 18 (2.82%) Maven
9 16 (2.51%) JUnit
9 16 (2.51%) Mercurial
9 16 (2.51%) TeamCity
10 15 (2.35%) JMeter
10 15 (2.35%) SoapUI
11 12 (1.88%) Visual Studio
12 10 (1.57%) Appium
12 10 (1.57%) Gatling
12 10 (1.57%) WebDriver
13 9 (1.41%) Postman
General
1 89 (13.95%) Finance
2 21 (3.29%) Banking
3 20 (3.13%) Games
4 17 (2.66%) Retail
5 13 (2.04%) Public Sector
6 11 (1.72%) Marketing
6 11 (1.72%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.10%) Retail Banking
8 6 (0.94%) Local Government
8 6 (0.94%) Publishing
9 4 (0.63%) Back Office
9 4 (0.63%) Legal
10 3 (0.47%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 165 (25.86%) Developer
2 112 (17.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 101 (15.83%) Software Engineer
4 46 (7.21%) .NET Developer
4 46 (7.21%) AWS Engineer
5 43 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
6 39 (6.11%) Java Engineer
7 36 (5.64%) Software Developer
8 35 (5.49%) Architect
9 34 (5.33%) AWS DevOps
10 33 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
10 33 (5.17%) Platform Engineer
11 31 (4.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 31 (4.86%) Python Engineer
12 29 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 29 (4.55%) Senior Developer
13 28 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
14 27 (4.23%) C# Developer
14 27 (4.23%) Python Software Engineer
15 24 (3.76%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (20.38%) .NET
2 103 (16.14%) Node.js
3 100 (15.67%) AngularJS
4 57 (8.93%) .NET Core
5 54 (8.46%) React
6 43 (6.74%) HTML
7 42 (6.58%) CSS
8 40 (6.27%) Web Services
9 38 (5.96%) ASP.NET
10 36 (5.64%) .NET Framework
11 26 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (3.92%) RESTful
13 23 (3.61%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (3.45%) Entity Framework
14 22 (3.45%) Spring
15 21 (3.29%) Spring Boot
16 20 (3.13%) HTML5
16 20 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
17 19 (2.98%) Kafka
18 18 (2.82%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.78%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (3.92%) User Experience
3 23 (3.61%) Mainframe
4 17 (2.66%) Public Cloud
4 17 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.51%) Data Centre
6 14 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.41%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.41%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.41%) Mobile App
8 9 (1.41%) NHS
9 8 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.10%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.10%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (0.94%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.47%) Over-the-Top Content
12 3 (0.47%) RIA
13 2 (0.31%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 86 (13.48%) Linux
1 86 (13.48%) Windows
2 43 (6.74%) Windows Server
3 23 (3.61%) Android
4 19 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.82%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.51%) Unix
7 8 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (1.10%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.63%) zOS
10 3 (0.47%) HPUX
10 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.31%) CentOS
11 2 (0.31%) Debian
12 1 (0.16%) MVS
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (56.11%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (26.33%) Software Engineering
3 111 (17.40%) Scrum
4 109 (17.08%) Microservices
5 107 (16.77%) Continuous Integration
6 91 (14.26%) Test Automation
7 86 (13.48%) TDD
8 82 (12.85%) Configuration Management
9 73 (11.44%) Open Source
10 65 (10.19%) BDD
11 59 (9.25%) MVC
12 58 (9.09%) Kanban
13 45 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 45 (7.05%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (6.74%) Deployment Automation
15 42 (6.58%) SDLC
16 38 (5.96%) OO
17 37 (5.80%) Mentoring
18 36 (5.64%) Continuous Improvement
18 36 (5.64%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 231 (36.21%) Python
2 187 (29.31%) Java
3 165 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 157 (24.61%) C#
5 121 (18.97%) SQL
6 76 (11.91%) Bash Shell
7 64 (10.03%) Go
8 62 (9.72%) PowerShell
8 62 (9.72%) Scala
9 53 (8.31%) PHP
10 36 (5.64%) Ruby
11 23 (3.61%) TypeScript
12 19 (2.98%) C
12 19 (2.98%) Kotlin
12 19 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 18 (2.82%) C++
14 16 (2.51%) COBOL
15 8 (1.25%) Java 8
15 8 (1.25%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (3.29%) Degree
2 17 (2.66%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.35%) AWS Certification
4 11 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.63%) MCP
7 3 (0.47%) CISA
7 3 (0.47%) CISM
7 3 (0.47%) CISSP
7 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.47%) JNCIE
7 3 (0.47%) JNCIP
8 2 (0.31%) HND
8 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.31%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.16%) ISEB
9 1 (0.16%) MCSA
9 1 (0.16%) MCSD
9 1 (0.16%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.49%) QA
2 8 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.47%) HL7
3 3 (0.47%) SLA
4 2 (0.31%) GDPR
4 2 (0.31%) GLBA
4 2 (0.31%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.16%) NCSC
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 143 (22.41%) Docker
2 20 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (2.98%) Active Directory
4 7 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 7 (1.10%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.94%) XenApp
6 3 (0.47%) vSphere
7 2 (0.31%) Gluster
7 2 (0.31%) GlusterFS
7 2 (0.31%) HDFS
7 2 (0.31%) Postfix
7 2 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.16%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.16%) KVM
8 1 (0.16%) NFS
8 1 (0.16%) pfSense
8 1 (0.16%) Samba
8 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.16%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 125 (19.59%) Terraform
2 109 (17.08%) Kubernetes
3 91 (14.26%) Ansible
4 81 (12.70%) Puppet
5 62 (9.72%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (1.88%) Rancher
7 10 (1.57%) CA Service Virtualization
8 9 (1.41%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (1.25%) Cobbler
9 8 (1.25%) Tivoli
10 7 (1.10%) SCCM
11 5 (0.78%) WSUS
12 4 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.63%) Nagios
12 4 (0.63%) Prometheus
13 3 (0.47%) Kibana
14 2 (0.31%) Graphite
14 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
14 2 (0.31%) Opsview
14 2 (0.31%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 83 (13.01%) Microsoft
2 64 (10.03%) Oracle
3 42 (6.58%) VMware
4 30 (4.70%) Google
5 17 (2.66%) Juniper
5 17 (2.66%) Xamarin
6 15 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 14 (2.19%) Cisco
7 14 (2.19%) EnterpriseDB
7 14 (2.19%) IBM
8 13 (2.04%) CheckPoint
8 13 (2.04%) Unisys
9 10 (1.57%) CA
9 10 (1.57%) HP
10 9 (1.41%) F5
11 8 (1.25%) Citrix
11 8 (1.25%) Fortinet
11 8 (1.25%) Rackspace
12 7 (1.10%) Aruba
12 7 (1.10%) Splunk