Incapsula just released their DevOps Salary Survey 2015: Facts About DevOps Careers and Salaries. Developers already working and anyone considering a developer career can gain valuable insights by downloading the full DevOps Salary Survey here.
Why Analyze the DevOps Salary Survey Data?
The information given by employed developers provides insights into what skills you should develop or improve. More importantly, it reveals which jobs are in demand and where salaries are growing and declining. By adjusting your focus you can increase your earnings and improve the odds of landing a career that will still exist years in the future.
These are the most important general skills according to developers:
There is also a graph showing the Most Important Technical Skills (page 23). By reviewing these skills it is possible to know what developers are being employed to work on most. Cloud deployment and virtualization ranks first with 30.8%.
It is important to review all the most in-demand skills. By improving and adding to your knowledge you can greatly increase your income. I encourage you to download the entire free Executive Summary and survey data. [Read more…]