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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 88 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 27 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.77% 0.28% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.27% 7.02% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
99 57 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.47% 4.05% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 59 35 19
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £34,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 October 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 33 (86.84%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (50.00%) Linux
3 18 (47.37%) Java
4 17 (44.74%) DevOps
5 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
6 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
7 12 (31.58%) Nagios
8 11 (28.95%) Python
8 11 (28.95%) Ruby
8 11 (28.95%) QA
9 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
10 9 (23.68%) MySQL
10 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
10 9 (23.68%) Selenium
10 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
11 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (21.05%) Apache
11 8 (21.05%) Vagrant
12 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
12 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
13 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
13 6 (15.79%) SaaS
13 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
13 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
13 6 (15.79%) Replication
13 6 (15.79%) New Relic
13 6 (15.79%) Ansible
14 5 (13.16%) Docker
14 5 (13.16%) SaltStack

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 8 (21.05%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 2 (5.26%) nginx
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (15.79%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (31.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 2 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) Network Security
4 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) MySQL
2 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.63%) Redis
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Jenkins
2 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
3 9 (23.68%) Selenium
4 4 (10.53%) Ant
5 3 (7.89%) Subversion
5 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (5.26%) Hudson
6 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.26%) InstallShield
7 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 3 (7.89%) Finance
1 3 (7.89%) Games
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (26.32%) QA Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (18.42%) Administrator
4 5 (13.16%) Development Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Configuration Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Operations Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (2.63%) Software Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) LAMP
2 3 (7.89%) .NET
3 2 (5.26%) Servlets
3 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (2.63%) Velocity
4 1 (2.63%) Django
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Replication
2 2 (5.26%) Open Source
2 2 (5.26%) Social Media
2 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Wiki
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Ubuntu
3 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 3 (7.89%) OS/2
4 3 (7.89%) UNIX
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) DevOps
2 14 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Test Scripting
4 8 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (18.42%) Configuration Management
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) Workflow
6 5 (13.16%) Manual Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Automation Testing
6 5 (13.16%) Web Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Black-Box Testing
7 4 (10.53%) Scrum
7 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 3 (7.89%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.89%) Database Tuning
8 3 (7.89%) Change Control
9 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (5.26%) Low Latency
9 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (5.26%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) Python
2 11 (28.95%) Ruby
3 9 (23.68%) Bash Shell
4 6 (15.79%) Shell Script
5 5 (13.16%) Perl
5 5 (13.16%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
6 2 (5.26%) C
7 1 (2.63%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) RHCE
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) QA
2 4 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) Gluster
2 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 33 (86.84%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (31.58%) Nagios
3 8 (21.05%) Vagrant
4 6 (15.79%) Ansible
4 6 (15.79%) ZABBIX
5 5 (13.16%) Salt
6 4 (10.53%) Cacti
6 4 (10.53%) Munin
7 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) New Relic
2 5 (13.16%) SaltStack
3 2 (5.26%) VMware
4 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix
4 1 (2.63%) Red Hat