Period
to 24 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Development Operations
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 184 182 291
Rank change year-on-year -2 +109 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps 61 14 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.05% 0.34% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.35% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 50 14 18
10th Percentile £51,500 £44,125 £48,375
25th Percentile £52,063 £45,625 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.64% +2.17% +30.68%
75th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £67,500 "
England median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +10.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 5,447 3,946 7,435
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.04% 96.03% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4,336 3,410 6,088
10th Percentile £27,853 £27,500 £24,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £31,548
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,063
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Senior DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Senior DevOps in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps in Yorkshire

Senior DevOps
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior DevOps in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Senior DevOps in Yorkshire

Senior DevOps
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior DevOps in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 24 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior DevOps in Yorkshire

Senior 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 Senior DevOps within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 June 2021. 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 +2 41 £65,000 +18.18% 1
North Yorkshire +4 12 £65,000 +44.44% 1
South Yorkshire - 8 £54,000 -
Senior DevOps
England

Senior DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2021, Senior DevOps job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior DevOps in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) DevOps
2 40 (65.57%) AWS
3 35 (57.38%) Terraform
4 29 (47.54%) Kubernetes
4 29 (47.54%) Azure
5 26 (42.62%) Ansible
6 25 (40.98%) Infrastructure as Code
7 22 (36.07%) Coaching
8 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
9 19 (31.15%) Linux
10 18 (29.51%) GitLab
11 17 (27.87%) Decision-Making
12 16 (26.23%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (26.23%) Greenfield Project
12 16 (26.23%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (24.59%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
14 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
15 13 (21.31%) GCP
15 13 (21.31%) Kafka
15 13 (21.31%) Apache
15 13 (21.31%) Python
15 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
16 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
16 12 (19.67%) Hybrid Cloud
16 12 (19.67%) Istio
16 12 (19.67%) Technical Leadership
17 11 (18.03%) Games
18 10 (16.39%) C#

Senior DevOps Skill Set
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 13 (21.31%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 40 (65.57%) AWS
2 29 (47.54%) Azure
3 13 (21.31%) GCP
4 5 (8.20%) Serverless
5 4 (6.56%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (6.56%) IaaS
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (4.92%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (3.28%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.64%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.64%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 5 (8.20%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) Jenkins
2 18 (29.51%) GitLab
3 15 (24.59%) Git (software)
4 6 (9.84%) CircleCI
5 5 (8.20%) Bitbucket
5 5 (8.20%) Spinnaker
General
1 11 (18.03%) Games
2 9 (14.75%) Finance
3 7 (11.48%) Social Skills
4 4 (6.56%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.31%) Kafka
2 8 (13.11%) Apache Flex
3 7 (11.48%) Web Services
4 6 (9.84%) .NET
5 5 (8.20%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (8.20%) Loki
5 5 (8.20%) Node.js
6 4 (6.56%) REST
7 3 (4.92%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (19.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (14.75%) Cloud Native
4 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.92%) Over-the-Top Content
5 3 (4.92%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 19 (31.15%) Linux
2 8 (13.11%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) DevOps
2 25 (40.98%) Infrastructure as Code
3 22 (36.07%) Coaching
4 17 (27.87%) Decision-Making
5 16 (26.23%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (24.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 14 (22.95%) Mentoring
8 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (19.67%) Technical Leadership
10 8 (13.11%) Scrum
10 8 (13.11%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 8 (13.11%) Visualisation
11 7 (11.48%) Test Automation
12 6 (9.84%) TDD
13 5 (8.20%) Automated Trading
13 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (8.20%) Microservices
13 5 (8.20%) Requirements Gathering
13 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
13 5 (8.20%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) Python
2 10 (16.39%) C#
2 10 (16.39%) Java
3 8 (13.11%) Bash Shell
3 8 (13.11%) Go
4 7 (11.48%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) SC Cleared
1 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.56%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) Docker
2 5 (8.20%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 35 (57.38%) Terraform
2 29 (47.54%) Kubernetes
3 26 (42.62%) Ansible
4 16 (26.23%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (19.67%) Istio
6 6 (9.84%) Puppet
7 5 (8.20%) Grafana
7 5 (8.20%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.92%) Cisco
2 3 (4.92%) VMware
3 2 (3.28%) Splunk