The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 75 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.81% 0.42% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.63% 6.32% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Opscode Chef
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
81 95 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.10% 6.70% 4.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 51 25
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £19,500 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £52,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Edinburgh region.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 26 February 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef.

1 41 (100.00%) Puppet
2 28 (68.29%) Linux
3 26 (63.41%) Python
4 24 (58.54%) Java
5 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (48.78%) DevOps
7 17 (41.46%) Finance
8 15 (36.59%) Configuration Management
9 14 (34.15%) Web Services
10 13 (31.71%) Ruby
11 11 (26.83%) Degree
12 10 (24.39%) Nagios
12 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
12 10 (24.39%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (24.39%) Munin
13 9 (21.95%) Graphite
13 9 (21.95%) Docker
13 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
13 9 (21.95%) Banking
14 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (19.51%) Windows
14 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
14 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (17.07%) SaaS
16 6 (14.63%) TDD
16 6 (14.63%) Scrum
16 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
16 6 (14.63%) QA
17 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
17 5 (12.20%) Selenium

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (12.20%) IIS
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) nginx
3 2 (4.88%) Confluence
3 2 (4.88%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
4 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 23 (56.10%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (24.39%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (17.07%) SaaS
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
1 3 (7.32%) SSL
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) LDAP
2 2 (4.88%) SMTP
2 2 (4.88%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Network Security
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
2 6 (14.63%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (12.20%) Selenium
3 5 (12.20%) TeamCity
3 5 (12.20%) Ant
3 5 (12.20%) InstallShield
3 5 (12.20%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) Hudson
General
1 17 (41.46%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Banking
2 9 (21.95%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.88%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Developer
2 5 (12.20%) QA Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
3 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.32%) Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Junior
5 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Architect
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) Web Services
2 5 (12.20%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.44%) Velocity
4 1 (2.44%) Django
4 1 (2.44%) Servlets
4 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Replication
1 2 (4.88%) Social Media
2 1 (2.44%) Xbox
2 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (68.29%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.88%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) DevOps
2 15 (36.59%) Configuration Management
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
4 6 (14.63%) Scrum
5 5 (12.20%) Black-Box Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Software Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) Web Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
6 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (4.88%) Release Management
6 2 (4.88%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (4.88%) Load Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.44%) Web Development
7 1 (2.44%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (63.41%) Python
2 24 (58.54%) Java
3 13 (31.71%) Ruby
4 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.88%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Docker
2 2 (4.88%) NFS
2 2 (4.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 41 (100.00%) Puppet
2 10 (24.39%) Nagios
2 10 (24.39%) Munin
3 9 (21.95%) Graphite
4 3 (7.32%) Ansible
5 2 (4.88%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.44%) Cacti
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
1 2 (4.88%) Google
1 2 (4.88%) Rackspace
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