DevOps Market Intelligence

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Report Coverage

  • DevOps – Competitor Case Studies
  • Evolution of Software Development Models

Market Size

Global Market Size

$2.90 Bn


23.54 Percent

Table of contents

  1. DevOps - Executive Summary
  1. DevOps - Evolution of Software Development Models and Market Overview
  1. DevOps - Best Practices
  1. DevOps - Competitor Case Studies

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Global Market Outlook on DevOps

DevOps helps to improve collaboration between application development, operations, and quality assurance teams to enable continuous integration,testing and delivery of an application.The DevOps market size is expected to grow from USD 2.90 billion in 2017 to USD 10.31 billion by 2023 at a CAGR of 23.54% during the forecast period.

Best Practices: DevOps Team Composition

  • The following job roles with responsibilities and skillsets that are required for an organization to form the foundation necessary for DevOps
  • Not every DevOps enviroment contains these roles, the important component that needs to be addressed are communication and collaboration amongst team members, regardless of which roles are involved.

DevOps Evangelist

Advocates for DevOps benefit by determining key value that IT can provide to the business.

Release Manager

Addresses coordination and management of the organization's projects and products.

Automation Architect

Designs, implements, and analyzes continuous deployment strategies.

Software Developer/Tester

Completes business requirements as well as monitors and tests code.

Experience Assurance (XA) Professional

Monitors the release of new features and prioritizes the user experience.

Security Engineer

Coordinates with other team members to ensure that security is always priority.

Best Practices: KPI Measurements of the DevOps Team Structure

Step one

 Deployment Frequency: How many deployments occur per day? Is the number aligned with the organization's goal?

Step two

 Security & Quality: Are the security and quality standards of projects aligned with the organization's standards?

Step three

 Volume of Errors/Bugs: What is the percentage volume of errors and bugs that occur? How long does it take for teams to address them?

Certain organizations face challenges while building the DevOps Team Structure,due to their inability to maintain proper communication, collaboration and building reusable assets.An organization must look for two key components in order to build a DevOps Structure with in an organization:

  • Communication
  • Collaboration

Best Practices: Selection of Appropriate Tools for the DevOps Team Structure 

There are many DevOps tools available in the market, which allow organizations to build, test,deliver,and deploy.Below are the key list of top DevOps tools that can enable a successful DevOps adoption.

Source Code Repository (Source code management)

  • Description: To store various versions of software code in a defined directory structure
  • DevOps Tools: Docker Hub, Artifactory, npm, ProGet, NuGet

Code Development and Review

  • Description: An automation tool that compiles the code in the source code repository into executable code base
  • DevOps Tools: Maven, gradle, Grunt, Apache Ant, Make, Rails, Scons, Hudson, UrbanCode Build, Nant, Cmake, Gulp, Webpack, BuildMaster, Buildr, sbt, LuntBuild, Visual Build, Meister

Build – Continuous Integration Tools

  • Description: To obtain an immediate feedback by regularly merging developed code
  • DevOps Tools: Jenkins, Bamboo, TeamCity, GitLab, Nevercode, Semaphore, harness, Visual Studio, Solano labs, Shippable, Snap, Cruisecontrol, Circleci, Continuum, Code fresh, ProductionMap

Continuous Testing Tools

  • Description: Test failure will be addressed via a clear workflow for prioritizing defects vs. business risks and addressing the most critical ones first
  • DevOps Tools: Cucumber, SonarQube, Katalon, Jasmine, TestNG, Perfecto, FitNesse, Appium, behat, Flood IO, cobertura, Cypress, Pytest, Mocha, SoapUI, GenRocket

DevOps Market Frequently Asked Questions

  1. How much is the global DevOps market size?
  2. According to Beroe’s DevOps market research report, the DevOps market size in 2017 was USD 2.90 billion and is expected to grow to USD 10.31 billion by 2023.


  1. At what CAGR is the DevOps market expected to grow during the forecast period?
  2. The global DevOps market growth is expected to be at a CAGR of 23.54% during the forecast period between 2017 to 2023 as indicated from Beroe’s market intelligence reports.


  1. What are the various DevOps job roles that an organization requires in order to form a strong foundation?
  2. Below mentioned are some of the job roles that an organization needs to set the right foundations for DevOps. 
    - DevOps Evangelist – determines the key value that IT can offer to the business
    - Release Manager – coordinates and manages the organization’s projects
    - Automation Architect - handles the designs and implementations of deployment strategies
    - Software Developer/ Tester – handles the coding and testing requirements of the business
    - Experience Assurance Professional – takes care of features and user experience
    - Security Engineer – prioritizes security aspects of the business


  1. What are the two essential things required to build a DevOps Structure within an organization?
  2. From Beroe’s DevOps market analysis, the two components that need to be addressed to build a DevOps structure within an organization, irrespective of the DevOps trends or job roles involved are communication and collaboration among team members.


  1. What are the KPIs in a DevOps team structure?
  2. The following are the KPIs in a DevOps team structure.
    Deployment frequency – whether the number of deployments in a day is aligned with the business objectives
    Security and quality – whether the security and quality match the firm’s standards
    Volume of errors or bugs – the volume and frequency of bugs that occur and the time it takes to resolve them


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