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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps Engineer
Rank 148 170 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 14 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.44% 0.16% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
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
2967 3487 3106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.71% 94.81% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1911 2276 2048
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +13 12 £60,000 +66.66% 3
Glasgow +12 2 - - 2
DevOps Engineer
UK

DevOps Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 30 (90.91%) Puppet
2 30 (90.91%) Linux
3 29 (87.88%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (84.85%) Configuration Management
5 25 (75.76%) Python
6 24 (72.73%) Ruby
7 20 (60.61%) Degree
7 20 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
8 17 (51.52%) Finance
8 17 (51.52%) Banking
9 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
9 15 (45.45%) Web Services
10 14 (42.42%) Java
11 13 (39.39%) Nagios
12 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
12 10 (30.30%) Munin
12 10 (30.30%) Graphite
13 7 (21.21%) Rackspace
13 7 (21.21%) MySQL
14 6 (18.18%) Scrum
15 5 (15.15%) Replication
15 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (15.15%) Google
15 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
15 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
15 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
16 4 (12.12%) DigitalOcean
16 4 (12.12%) Jenkins

DevOps Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (12.12%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) Node.js
3 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (60.61%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (15.15%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) LDAP
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
1 4 (12.12%) SSL
2 2 (6.06%) SNMP
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 3 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.03%) Gradle
3 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 17 (51.52%) Finance
1 17 (51.52%) Banking
2 15 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) Web Services
2 4 (12.12%) XML
2 4 (12.12%) HTML
3 2 (6.06%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) JDBC
4 1 (3.03%) JSP
4 1 (3.03%) Servlets
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 30 (90.91%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Ubuntu
3 3 (9.09%) CentOS
3 3 (9.09%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (100.00%) DevOps
2 28 (84.85%) Configuration Management
3 6 (18.18%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (6.06%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.06%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Garbage Collection
6 1 (3.03%) SDLC
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
6 1 (3.03%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) TDD
6 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.03%) Information Security
6 1 (3.03%) Validation
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Python
2 24 (72.73%) Ruby
3 14 (42.42%) Java
4 10 (30.30%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) SQL
6 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 2 (6.06%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (60.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
1 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) LXC
Systems Management
1 30 (90.91%) Puppet
2 29 (87.88%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (39.39%) Nagios
4 10 (30.30%) Munin
4 10 (30.30%) Graphite
5 3 (9.09%) Ansible
5 3 (9.09%) Capistrano
6 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) Rackspace
2 5 (15.15%) Google
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.12%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) DigitalOcean
4 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (9.09%) Splunk
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle
5 2 (6.06%) F5
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Posted: 3 days ago
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