The table below looks at the statistics for the DevOps Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 140 169 -
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 15 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.49% 0.052% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.055% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £51,250 £41,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.75% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
DevOps Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2845 3648 2988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.31% 94.93% 94.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1797 2397 1800
Average salary £42,926 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.69% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

DevOps Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

DevOps Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DevOps Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

DevOps Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

DevOps Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +18 9 £52,500 +25.74% 3
Glasgow - 6 £45,000 -
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (91.30%) Puppet
3 20 (86.96%) Linux
4 19 (82.61%) Configuration Management
4 19 (82.61%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (73.91%) Python
6 16 (69.57%) Ruby
7 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (47.83%) Degree
8 11 (47.83%) Java
9 10 (43.48%) Nagios
10 8 (34.78%) Web Services
10 8 (34.78%) Finance
10 8 (34.78%) Banking
11 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
11 7 (30.43%) Munin
11 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
11 7 (30.43%) Graphite
12 5 (21.74%) Scrum
12 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (17.39%) CentOS
13 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
13 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
14 3 (13.04%) Ansible
14 3 (13.04%) Open Source
14 3 (13.04%) Capistrano
14 3 (13.04%) Splunk
14 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (13.04%) VMware

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited DevOps Engineer in their job title 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 with DevOps Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (56.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.70%) OpenShift
2 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) LDAP
1 3 (13.04%) HTTP
1 3 (13.04%) SSL
2 2 (8.70%) SNMP
2 2 (8.70%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Maven
2 2 (8.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (8.70%) Gradle
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
1 8 (34.78%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) XML
2 3 (13.04%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) JDBC
4 1 (4.35%) JSP
4 1 (4.35%) Servlets
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
1 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.70%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) Ubuntu
2 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 19 (82.61%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Garbage Collection
6 2 (8.70%) TDD
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) Validation
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) Python
2 16 (69.57%) Ruby
3 11 (47.83%) Java
4 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (47.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) LXC
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (91.30%) Puppet
2 19 (82.61%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (43.48%) Nagios
4 7 (30.43%) Munin
4 7 (30.43%) Graphite
5 3 (13.04%) Ansible
5 3 (13.04%) Capistrano
6 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Red Hat
1 3 (13.04%) VMware
1 3 (13.04%) Splunk
2 2 (8.70%) Rackspace
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) F5
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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