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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 139 161 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 26 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
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
3110 3487 2866
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.04% 94.78% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1989 2237 1879
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 - 19 £42,500 - 3
Glasgow +8 4 - - 4
West Lothian - 3 - -
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (100.00%) DevOps
2 37 (92.50%) Puppet
3 36 (90.00%) Linux
4 31 (77.50%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (72.50%) Configuration Management
6 28 (70.00%) Ruby
7 23 (57.50%) Python
8 20 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
9 19 (47.50%) Degree
10 18 (45.00%) Banking
11 16 (40.00%) Finance
12 15 (37.50%) Nagios
12 15 (37.50%) Java
13 14 (35.00%) Web Services
13 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
14 12 (30.00%) Graphite
15 11 (27.50%) Rackspace
15 11 (27.50%) MySQL
16 10 (25.00%) Apache
16 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
16 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
17 9 (22.50%) Replication
17 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
17 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
17 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
18 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
18 8 (20.00%) F5
18 8 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (25.00%) Apache
1 10 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) LDAP
1 4 (10.00%) HTTP
1 4 (10.00%) SSL
2 2 (5.00%) SNMP
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) MySQL
2 9 (22.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (22.50%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (45.00%) Banking
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) Web Services
2 6 (15.00%) Spring
3 4 (10.00%) XML
3 4 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (2.50%) JDBC
5 1 (2.50%) JSP
5 1 (2.50%) Servlets
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Replication
2 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 36 (90.00%) Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Ubuntu
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) DevOps
2 29 (72.50%) Configuration Management
3 8 (20.00%) Scrum
4 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.50%) Open Source
5 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.00%) Garbage Collection
7 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Content Management
8 1 (2.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
8 1 (2.50%) Release Management
8 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
8 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.50%) TDD
8 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.50%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) Ruby
2 23 (57.50%) Python
3 15 (37.50%) Java
4 8 (20.00%) Perl
4 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 6 (15.00%) Scala
5 6 (15.00%) Korn
6 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (47.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (15.00%) Docker
2 2 (5.00%) zsh
2 2 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (92.50%) Puppet
2 31 (77.50%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (37.50%) Nagios
4 12 (30.00%) Graphite
5 6 (15.00%) Opsview
5 6 (15.00%) Munin
6 2 (5.00%) Capistrano
6 2 (5.00%) Ansible
7 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Rackspace
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) DigitalOcean
3 8 (20.00%) Google
3 8 (20.00%) F5
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco
5 4 (10.00%) VMware
6 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.50%) Splunk
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
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