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

DevOps
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
30 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 10 16 32
Rank change year-on-year +6 +16 +32
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 842 797 679
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.17% 10.88% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.56% 11.74% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 727 728 621
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.66% +11.58%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £74,250 £75,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £63,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -3.08% +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 5,412 6,790 9,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.10% 92.66% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4,474 5,544 8,168
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 March 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 March 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 +6 615 £52,500 +5.00% 93
North Yorkshire +7 122 £55,000 +10.00% 5
South Yorkshire -1 93 £50,000 +5.26% 16
East Yorkshire +13 6 £36,250 -2.03% 1
DevOps
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 477 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 319 (37.89%) Azure
3 275 (32.66%) AWS
4 236 (28.03%) Python
5 234 (27.79%) Java
6 215 (25.53%) C#
7 179 (21.26%) .NET
8 167 (19.83%) SQL
8 167 (19.83%) Docker
9 163 (19.36%) Software Engineering
10 161 (19.12%) Finance
10 161 (19.12%) Scrum
11 156 (18.53%) Continuous Integration
12 153 (18.17%) JavaScript
13 151 (17.93%) Test Automation
14 143 (16.98%) Kubernetes
15 142 (16.86%) Terraform
16 133 (15.80%) Git (software)
17 128 (15.20%) SQL Server
18 126 (14.96%) Microservices
19 125 (14.85%) Jenkins
20 124 (14.73%) Microsoft
21 123 (14.61%) Linux
21 123 (14.61%) Ansible
22 121 (14.37%) TDD
23 116 (13.78%) Windows
23 116 (13.78%) AngularJS
24 113 (13.42%) Puppet
25 107 (12.71%) Node.js
26 101 (12.00%) Opscode Chef

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 37 (4.39%) IIS
2 33 (3.92%) Confluence
3 20 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 18 (2.14%) nginx
5 17 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (1.43%) Apache
7 11 (1.31%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 7 (0.83%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.71%) CMS
10 6 (0.71%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.59%) CICS
11 5 (0.59%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 3 (0.36%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.12%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.12%) Mule
13 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Fuse
13 1 (0.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.24%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.59%) Magento
2 5 (0.59%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.12%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 319 (37.89%) Azure
2 275 (32.66%) AWS
3 60 (7.13%) Serverless
4 47 (5.58%) GCP
5 45 (5.34%) IaaS
6 37 (4.39%) AWS CloudFormation
7 36 (4.28%) Office 365
8 34 (4.04%) AWS Lambda
9 30 (3.56%) PaaS
10 26 (3.09%) Amazon EC2
11 24 (2.85%) GitHub
12 23 (2.73%) SaaS
13 21 (2.49%) Amazon S3
14 16 (1.90%) G Suite
14 16 (1.90%) Route 53
15 14 (1.66%) Amazon ECS
15 14 (1.66%) BrowserStack
16 12 (1.43%) Sauce Labs
17 11 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 8 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.80%) DNS
2 26 (3.09%) DHCP
3 23 (2.73%) Firewall
4 21 (2.49%) VPN
5 20 (2.38%) WAN
6 17 (2.02%) SAN
7 16 (1.90%) BGP
7 16 (1.90%) OSPF
8 15 (1.78%) Internet
9 11 (1.31%) TCP/IP
10 9 (1.07%) Junos
10 9 (1.07%) LAN
10 9 (1.07%) NetScaler
11 8 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (0.95%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (0.95%) Cisco ISE
11 8 (0.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 8 (0.95%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (0.95%) NX-OS
11 8 (0.95%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (15.20%) SQL Server
2 52 (6.18%) NoSQL
3 48 (5.70%) MySQL
4 29 (3.44%) Amazon RDS
5 27 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (2.85%) Relational Database
7 22 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 21 (2.49%) Redis
9 17 (2.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 17 (2.02%) Data Lake
10 13 (1.54%) Big Data
11 12 (1.43%) Hadoop
11 12 (1.43%) MongoDB
11 12 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
12 11 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
13 9 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
14 8 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.48%) Apache Hive
15 4 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
15 4 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 133 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 125 (14.85%) Jenkins
3 90 (10.69%) JIRA
4 74 (8.79%) Selenium
5 37 (4.39%) Cucumber
6 36 (4.28%) Maven
6 36 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (3.68%) SoapUI
8 30 (3.56%) JMeter
9 28 (3.33%) Subversion
10 26 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
11 25 (2.97%) JUnit
12 23 (2.73%) Octopus Deploy
13 22 (2.61%) Gatling
14 19 (2.26%) Mercurial
14 19 (2.26%) SpecFlow
15 17 (2.02%) TeamCity
16 16 (1.90%) Visual Studio
17 15 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 15 (1.78%) LoadRunner
General
1 161 (19.12%) Finance
2 34 (4.04%) Banking
3 22 (2.61%) Retail
4 20 (2.38%) Games
4 20 (2.38%) Public Sector
5 14 (1.66%) Marketing
6 13 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 12 (1.43%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.07%) Retail Banking
9 7 (0.83%) Legal
9 7 (0.83%) Local Government
10 6 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.71%) Publishing
11 5 (0.59%) Back Office
12 3 (0.36%) Advertising
13 2 (0.24%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 189 (22.45%) Developer
2 147 (17.46%) DevOps Engineer
3 104 (12.35%) Software Engineer
4 64 (7.60%) AWS Engineer
5 54 (6.41%) .NET Developer
5 54 (6.41%) Architect
6 53 (6.29%) Cloud Engineer
7 49 (5.82%) Platform Engineer
8 44 (5.23%) Senior Developer
9 41 (4.87%) AWS DevOps
10 40 (4.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 39 (4.63%) Software Developer
12 38 (4.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 38 (4.51%) Java Engineer
13 36 (4.28%) Azure Engineer
14 32 (3.80%) C# Developer
15 29 (3.44%) Senior .NET Developer
16 26 (3.09%) Java Software Engineer
16 26 (3.09%) Python Engineer
17 23 (2.73%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (21.26%) .NET
2 116 (13.78%) AngularJS
3 107 (12.71%) Node.js
4 80 (9.50%) .NET Core
5 70 (8.31%) React
6 60 (7.13%) ASP.NET
7 52 (6.18%) .NET Framework
8 50 (5.94%) CSS
8 50 (5.94%) Web Services
9 49 (5.82%) HTML
10 39 (4.63%) Spring
11 35 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC
11 35 (4.16%) RESTful
12 34 (4.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 32 (3.80%) Vue.js
14 29 (3.44%) Spring Boot
15 28 (3.33%) Entity Framework
16 20 (2.38%) RabbitMQ
16 20 (2.38%) Redux
17 19 (2.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 88 (10.45%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (3.56%) Data Centre
3 27 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (3.09%) User Experience
5 23 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 21 (2.49%) Mainframe
7 20 (2.38%) Public Cloud
7 20 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
8 13 (1.54%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.31%) Mobile App
10 10 (1.19%) Algorithms
10 10 (1.19%) Cloud Native
10 10 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.19%) NHS
11 9 (1.07%) Virtual Team
12 6 (0.71%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.48%) Blog
14 3 (0.36%) Replication
14 3 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 123 (14.61%) Linux
2 116 (13.78%) Windows
3 58 (6.89%) Windows Server
4 28 (3.33%) Unix
5 27 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.85%) Android
6 24 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.90%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.59%) CentOS
9 4 (0.48%) HPUX
9 4 (0.48%) Mac OS
9 4 (0.48%) zOS
10 2 (0.24%) Debian
10 2 (0.24%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (56.65%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (19.36%) Software Engineering
3 161 (19.12%) Scrum
4 156 (18.53%) Continuous Integration
5 151 (17.93%) Test Automation
6 126 (14.96%) Microservices
7 121 (14.37%) TDD
8 98 (11.64%) Configuration Management
9 96 (11.40%) BDD
10 78 (9.26%) Kanban
11 72 (8.55%) Continuous Delivery
12 71 (8.43%) MVC
13 67 (7.96%) Mentoring
14 64 (7.60%) Open Source
15 58 (6.89%) Continuous Improvement
16 57 (6.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 56 (6.65%) Business Analysis
18 55 (6.53%) Infrastructure as Code
19 54 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
20 53 (6.29%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 236 (28.03%) Python
2 234 (27.79%) Java
3 215 (25.53%) C#
4 167 (19.83%) SQL
5 153 (18.17%) JavaScript
6 83 (9.86%) PowerShell
7 75 (8.91%) Bash Shell
8 65 (7.72%) Ruby
9 60 (7.13%) PHP
10 52 (6.18%) Scala
11 43 (5.11%) Go
12 29 (3.44%) Kotlin
13 28 (3.33%) C++
13 28 (3.33%) Shell Script
14 23 (2.73%) C
15 20 (2.38%) Java 8
15 20 (2.38%) TypeScript
16 17 (2.02%) COBOL
17 14 (1.66%) PL/SQL
18 12 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (2.97%) Degree
2 21 (2.49%) AWS Certification
3 10 (1.19%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.95%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.59%) JNCIE
6 5 (0.59%) JNCIP
6 5 (0.59%) MCP
7 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.36%) CISA
8 3 (0.36%) CISM
8 3 (0.36%) CISSP
8 3 (0.36%) MCSA
8 3 (0.36%) MCSE
8 3 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.36%) RHCE
9 2 (0.24%) HND
9 2 (0.24%) ISEB
10 1 (0.12%) CRISC
10 1 (0.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.51%) QA
2 7 (0.83%) SLA
3 4 (0.48%) HL7
3 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.24%) GDPR
4 2 (0.24%) GLBA
4 2 (0.24%) HIPAA
4 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.12%) NCSC
5 1 (0.12%) NIST
5 1 (0.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 167 (19.83%) Docker
2 31 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (2.97%) Active Directory
4 14 (1.66%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (1.43%) Hyper-V
6 10 (1.19%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.95%) XenApp
8 7 (0.83%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 3 (0.36%) Postfix
10 2 (0.24%) HDFS
10 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.24%) vSphere
11 1 (0.12%) Firmware
11 1 (0.12%) KVM
11 1 (0.12%) NFS
11 1 (0.12%) pfSense
11 1 (0.12%) RACF
11 1 (0.12%) Samba
11 1 (0.12%) Squid
11 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 143 (16.98%) Kubernetes
2 142 (16.86%) Terraform
3 123 (14.61%) Ansible
4 113 (13.42%) Puppet
5 101 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (1.90%) Rancher
7 15 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
8 12 (1.43%) CA Service Virtualization
9 10 (1.19%) Cobbler
10 9 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
10 9 (1.07%) Prometheus
10 9 (1.07%) Tivoli
11 8 (0.95%) SCCM
11 8 (0.95%) WSUS
12 4 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
12 4 (0.48%) Pingdom
13 3 (0.36%) Graphite
13 3 (0.36%) Kibana
14 2 (0.24%) Nagios
14 2 (0.24%) Opsview
Vendors
1 124 (14.73%) Microsoft
2 73 (8.67%) Oracle
3 58 (6.89%) Google
4 55 (6.53%) VMware
5 22 (2.61%) Red Hat
6 21 (2.49%) HP
6 21 (2.49%) Juniper
7 20 (2.38%) Citrix
8 19 (2.26%) Xamarin
9 18 (2.14%) Cisco
10 16 (1.90%) IBM
11 15 (1.78%) EnterpriseDB
12 14 (1.66%) CheckPoint
12 14 (1.66%) Unisys
13 13 (1.54%) Rackspace
14 12 (1.43%) CA
15 10 (1.19%) F5
16 9 (1.07%) Splunk
17 8 (0.95%) Infoblox
17 8 (0.95%) SolarWinds