The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 139 148 156
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 32 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.88% 0.29% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.07% 0.36% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 0
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -7.50%
DevOps
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2978 2527 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.08% 81.70% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1651 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DevOps across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

DevOps Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DevOps
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

DevOps Salary Trend in Scotland

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DevOps across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Scotland

DevOps
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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 +1 19 £44,500 -11.00% 1
Glasgow +7 10 £70,000 +133.33%
Dundee - 5 £40,000 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DevOps 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 DevOps.

1 33 (78.57%) Java
2 31 (73.81%) Linux
3 30 (71.43%) Puppet
4 27 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (38.10%) Ruby
6 16 (38.10%) Python
7 13 (30.95%) Nagios
7 13 (30.95%) Maven
8 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (28.57%) Apache
8 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 11 (26.19%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
10 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
10 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 10 (23.81%) Windows
10 10 (23.81%) .NET
10 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
11 9 (21.43%) Ansible
12 8 (19.05%) ZABBIX
13 7 (16.67%) Workflow
13 7 (16.67%) Perl
13 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
13 7 (16.67%) Vagrant
13 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
14 6 (14.29%) Open Source
14 6 (14.29%) Hudson
14 6 (14.29%) MySQL
14 6 (14.29%) SQL

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DevOps 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 DevOps. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (28.57%) Apache
2 7 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 6 (14.29%) IIS
3 6 (14.29%) nginx
4 5 (11.90%) CMS
4 5 (11.90%) Node.js
5 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 4 (9.52%) Jetty
6 2 (4.76%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
7 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (11.90%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (9.52%) Google App Engine
3 4 (9.52%) SaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 5 (11.90%) HTTP
3 4 (9.52%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) FTP
3 4 (9.52%) DNS
3 4 (9.52%) SSL
3 4 (9.52%) IPsec
4 3 (7.14%) Firewall
5 2 (4.76%) LDAP
6 1 (2.38%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.38%) X.509
6 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.38%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.29%) MySQL
3 5 (11.90%) Big Data
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.38%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Maven
2 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 10 (23.81%) Jenkins
3 6 (14.29%) Hudson
4 4 (9.52%) Ant
5 3 (7.14%) Subversion
5 3 (7.14%) Gradle
6 1 (2.38%) Behat
6 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
6 1 (2.38%) Fiddler
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) PHPUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) German Language
2 4 (9.52%) Italian Language
2 4 (9.52%) Turkish Language
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Administrator
1 9 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Technical Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 4 (9.52%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Junior
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (2.38%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Chief Architect
7 1 (2.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) .NET
2 6 (14.29%) Servlets
3 5 (11.90%) Java EE
3 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
3 5 (11.90%) Spring
4 4 (9.52%) J2EE
4 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (9.52%) LAMP
5 3 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware
7 1 (2.38%) JAAS
7 1 (2.38%) HTML
7 1 (2.38%) Symfony
7 1 (2.38%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.38%) Django
7 1 (2.38%) RESTful
7 1 (2.38%) HTML5
7 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Open Source
2 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.52%) Blog
3 4 (9.52%) Replication
4 3 (7.14%) Physics
5 1 (2.38%) PKI
5 1 (2.38%) Informatics
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Linux
2 10 (23.81%) Windows
3 5 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 3 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (4.76%) OS/2
7 1 (2.38%) Debian
7 1 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Configuration Management
4 7 (16.67%) Workflow
5 5 (11.90%) SOA
5 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
5 5 (11.90%) Unit Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Database Tuning
6 4 (9.52%) User Stories
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) Load Balancing
7 3 (7.14%) Release Management
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (7.14%) Build Automation
7 3 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 33 (78.57%) Java
2 16 (38.10%) Python
2 16 (38.10%) Ruby
3 11 (26.19%) Bash Shell
4 7 (16.67%) Perl
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.14%) PHP
7 3 (7.14%) C
7 3 (7.14%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) RHCE
2 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) QA
2 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Xen
3 3 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (71.43%) Puppet
2 27 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (30.95%) Nagios
4 9 (21.43%) Ansible
5 8 (19.05%) ZABBIX
6 7 (16.67%) Vagrant
7 4 (9.52%) Salt
7 4 (9.52%) Cacti
7 4 (9.52%) Munin
8 1 (2.38%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Red Hat
1 5 (11.90%) VMware
2 4 (9.52%) Google
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) New Relic
2 4 (9.52%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.38%) ForgeRock
3 1 (2.38%) Sun
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) Zend
3 1 (2.38%) Rackspace
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