The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 77 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 22 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.62% 0.51% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 30.56% 8.97% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 0
Average salary £46,250 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Puppet
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 78 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.31% 5.72% 4.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34 41 27
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Puppet
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Puppet 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 Puppet.

1 44 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 30 (62.50%) Linux
3 24 (50.00%) Python
4 23 (47.92%) Java
5 22 (45.83%) DevOps
6 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (33.33%) Nagios
8 15 (31.25%) Ruby
9 13 (27.08%) Finance
10 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
11 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
11 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
12 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
12 10 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (18.75%) SaaS
13 9 (18.75%) Bash Shell
13 9 (18.75%) Docker
13 9 (18.75%) QA
13 9 (18.75%) Munin
13 9 (18.75%) Web Services
14 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
14 8 (16.67%) Selenium
14 8 (16.67%) Degree
15 7 (14.58%) Ubuntu
15 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (14.58%) Windows
15 7 (14.58%) Graphite
16 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
16 6 (12.50%) Perl

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Puppet 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 Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.42%) IIS
1 5 (10.42%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) nginx
3 2 (4.17%) GlassFish
3 2 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (2.08%) Node.js
4 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
3 9 (18.75%) SaaS
4 6 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.83%) TCP/IP
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 2 (4.17%) Internet
3 2 (4.17%) SSL
3 2 (4.17%) SNMP
4 1 (2.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (2.08%) SAN
4 1 (2.08%) LDAP
4 1 (2.08%) SMTP
4 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) Hadoop
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.08%) Redis
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.92%) Git (software)
3 8 (16.67%) Selenium
4 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.42%) Subversion
4 5 (10.42%) InstallShield
4 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
5 4 (8.33%) Ant
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 6 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) QA Engineer
1 8 (16.67%) Developer
1 8 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (14.58%) Administrator
3 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Development Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.08%) DevOps Manager
6 1 (2.08%) Junior Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.08%) Hadoop Developer
6 1 (2.08%) Lead Architect
6 1 (2.08%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) Web Services
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
3 3 (6.25%) LAMP
4 2 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.08%) Django
5 1 (2.08%) Velocity
5 1 (2.08%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Replication
2 2 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (2.08%) Open Source
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 30 (62.50%) Linux
2 7 (14.58%) Ubuntu
2 7 (14.58%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) OS/2
4 1 (2.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) DevOps
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.92%) Configuration Management
4 8 (16.67%) Test Scripting
5 7 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.42%) TDD
6 5 (10.42%) Workflow
7 4 (8.33%) Regression Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 4 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.17%) Database Tuning
8 2 (4.17%) Release Management
8 2 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (4.17%) Performance Testing
8 2 (4.17%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) Python
2 23 (47.92%) Java
3 15 (31.25%) Ruby
4 9 (18.75%) Bash Shell
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) Perl
6 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
7 3 (6.25%) PHP
8 1 (2.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) RHCE
3 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) NFS
Systems Management
1 44 (91.67%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (33.33%) Nagios
3 9 (18.75%) Munin
4 7 (14.58%) Graphite
5 6 (12.50%) ZABBIX
6 5 (10.42%) Ansible
6 5 (10.42%) Salt
7 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
8 3 (6.25%) Cacti
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) New Relic
2 5 (10.42%) SaltStack
3 2 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.08%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.08%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.08%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus standard company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago