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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 76 100 80
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -20
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 27 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.95% 0.51% 0.72%
As % of the Systems Management category 37.50% 8.70% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,700 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
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
72 92 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.20% 5.89% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 47 34
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £61,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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 1 April 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 43 (100.00%) Puppet
2 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 31 (72.09%) Python
3 27 (62.79%) Java
3 27 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (51.16%) Finance
5 20 (46.51%) DevOps
6 19 (44.19%) Configuration Management
7 17 (39.53%) Ruby
8 16 (37.21%) Web Services
9 15 (34.88%) Degree
10 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
11 13 (30.23%) Nagios
12 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
12 12 (27.91%) Banking
12 12 (27.91%) Amazon EC2
13 11 (25.58%) Munin
13 11 (25.58%) Graphite
14 9 (20.93%) Scrum
15 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
16 7 (16.28%) Windows
16 7 (16.28%) TDD
16 7 (16.28%) QA
16 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
17 6 (13.95%) Ant
17 6 (13.95%) Regression Testing
17 6 (13.95%) Selenium
17 6 (13.95%) Web Testing
17 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
17 6 (13.95%) Jenkins

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 4 (9.30%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.65%) nginx
2 2 (4.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (62.79%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (27.91%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (11.63%) SaaS
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) LDAP
1 2 (4.65%) SMTP
1 2 (4.65%) HTTP
1 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.65%) DNS
1 2 (4.65%) SSL
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
2 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.33%) Redis
3 1 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Ant
1 6 (13.95%) Selenium
1 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
2 3 (6.98%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.98%) InstallShield
2 3 (6.98%) Subversion
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
General
1 22 (51.16%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Developer
2 6 (13.95%) QA Engineer
2 6 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (6.98%) Python Developer
3 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Junior
4 2 (4.65%) Software Developer
4 2 (4.65%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.65%) Administrator
4 2 (4.65%) Junior Systems Administrator
5 1 (2.33%) Hadoop Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Python Programmer
5 1 (2.33%) Lead Architect
5 1 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Development Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (2.33%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) Velocity
3 1 (2.33%) Django
3 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.65%) Social Media
3 1 (2.33%) Xbox
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Replication
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (72.09%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) Windows
3 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
3 2 (4.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) DevOps
2 19 (44.19%) Configuration Management
3 9 (20.93%) Scrum
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (13.95%) Web Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
6 6 (13.95%) Black-Box Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Regression Testing
7 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.65%) Release Management
9 2 (4.65%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.33%) Time Management
10 1 (2.33%) Analytics
10 1 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.33%) Penetration Testing
10 1 (2.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 31 (72.09%) Python
2 27 (62.79%) Java
3 17 (39.53%) Ruby
4 14 (32.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) Perl
5 2 (4.65%) PHP
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (34.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Docker
2 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) NFS
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 43 (100.00%) Puppet
2 13 (30.23%) Nagios
3 11 (25.58%) Munin
3 11 (25.58%) Graphite
4 2 (4.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.65%) Red Hat
1 2 (4.65%) Google
1 2 (4.65%) Splunk
1 2 (4.65%) Rackspace
2 1 (2.33%) F5
2 1 (2.33%) VMware
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