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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 70 104 78
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -26
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.76% 0.67% 1.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.78% 14.67% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 3
Average salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.62% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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
69 75 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.05% 4.57% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 46 42 31
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £53,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -3.52%

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 4 May 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 47 (100.00%) Puppet
2 37 (78.72%) Python
2 37 (78.72%) Linux
3 28 (59.57%) Java
4 23 (48.94%) Configuration Management
4 23 (48.94%) Finance
5 22 (46.81%) DevOps
6 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (34.04%) Ruby
7 16 (34.04%) Web Services
8 15 (31.91%) Degree
9 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
10 13 (27.66%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (25.53%) Banking
11 12 (25.53%) Nagios
11 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
12 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
12 9 (19.15%) Munin
12 9 (19.15%) Graphite
13 8 (17.02%) Scrum
13 8 (17.02%) Windows
13 8 (17.02%) Perl
14 7 (14.89%) Apache
14 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
14 7 (14.89%) VMware
14 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (14.89%) Ansible
15 6 (12.77%) Capistrano
15 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
16 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 7 (14.89%) Apache
1 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (10.64%) JBoss
3 4 (8.51%) IIS
4 2 (4.26%) nginx
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (38.30%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (27.66%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (10.64%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) LDAP
1 2 (4.26%) SMTP
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.26%) DNS
1 2 (4.26%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.64%) Ant
2 5 (10.64%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.38%) InstallShield
3 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
3 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Banking
2 12 (25.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (12.77%) Administrator
4 5 (10.64%) QA Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.26%) Junior
6 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Support Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Delivery Manager
7 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Applications Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.04%) Web Services
2 5 (10.64%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.13%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.26%) Social Media
2 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Xbox
3 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Linux
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) UNIX
4 2 (4.26%) CentOS
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Configuration Management
2 22 (46.81%) DevOps
3 8 (17.02%) Scrum
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
5 5 (10.64%) TDD
5 5 (10.64%) Web Testing
5 5 (10.64%) Test Scripting
5 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Black-Box Testing
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
6 4 (8.51%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.38%) Mobile Development
8 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (4.26%) Time Management
8 2 (4.26%) Release Management
8 2 (4.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 37 (78.72%) Python
2 28 (59.57%) Java
3 16 (34.04%) Ruby
4 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
5 9 (19.15%) PowerShell
6 8 (17.02%) Perl
7 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.26%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.26%) NFS
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 47 (100.00%) Puppet
2 12 (25.53%) Nagios
3 9 (19.15%) Munin
3 9 (19.15%) Graphite
4 7 (14.89%) Ansible
5 6 (12.77%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) VMware
2 5 (10.64%) F5
3 4 (8.51%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.38%) Perforce
4 3 (6.38%) Splunk
5 2 (4.26%) Rackspace
5 2 (4.26%) Google
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