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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevOps
Rank 113 144 135
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -9
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 43 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.39% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.57% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 12 0
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,218 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
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
2621 2645 2317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.85% 81.48% 80.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1692 1709 1542
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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 +17 22 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Glasgow +27 16 £46,750 - 1
Dundee - 1 £37,500 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 41 (51.25%) Java
1 41 (51.25%) Linux
2 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (43.75%) Puppet
4 32 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (38.75%) Python
6 29 (36.25%) Finance
6 29 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (33.75%) Ruby
8 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
8 23 (28.75%) Configuration Management
9 18 (22.50%) HTML
9 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
10 17 (21.25%) CSS
11 16 (20.00%) MySQL
11 16 (20.00%) Nagios
11 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (18.75%) Web Services
13 14 (17.50%) Maven
14 13 (16.25%) Degree
14 13 (16.25%) PHP
15 12 (15.00%) Banking
15 12 (15.00%) CMS
15 12 (15.00%) Munin
16 10 (12.50%) WordPress
16 10 (12.50%) Open Source
16 10 (12.50%) Big Data
16 10 (12.50%) Graphite
16 10 (12.50%) Hibernate
16 10 (12.50%) Spring

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (15.00%) CMS
2 10 (12.50%) WordPress
3 9 (11.25%) Apache
4 6 (7.50%) ExpressionEngine
5 5 (6.25%) nginx
6 4 (5.00%) IIS
6 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
7 3 (3.75%) Jetty
7 3 (3.75%) Node.js
8 2 (2.50%) Confluence
8 2 (2.50%) GlassFish
8 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.25%) JBoss
9 1 (1.25%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (8.75%) SaaS
4 6 (7.50%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.75%) Google App Engine
7 1 (1.25%) Route 53
7 1 (1.25%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.25%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (1.25%) PaaS
7 1 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.00%) Firewall
3 3 (3.75%) DHCP
3 3 (3.75%) FTP
3 3 (3.75%) HTTP
3 3 (3.75%) DNS
3 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) IPsec
4 2 (2.50%) NAS
4 2 (2.50%) SAN
5 1 (1.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (20.00%) MySQL
2 10 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.50%) MSDE
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.50%) Maven
3 9 (11.25%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 5 (6.25%) Subversion
6 4 (5.00%) Gradle
7 3 (3.75%) Hudson
8 2 (2.50%) JIRA
8 2 (2.50%) Ant
8 2 (2.50%) JUnit
9 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.25%) InstallShield
9 1 (1.25%) Selenium
9 1 (1.25%) QUnit
9 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.25%) TestNG
9 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.25%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.25%) Mockito
General
1 29 (36.25%) Finance
2 12 (15.00%) Banking
3 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) German Language
4 3 (3.75%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.75%) Turkish Language
5 2 (2.50%) Back Office
6 1 (1.25%) Games
6 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (20.00%) Developer
2 10 (12.50%) Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Technical Architect
3 9 (11.25%) Lead Developer
3 9 (11.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (7.50%) Lead PHP Developer
4 6 (7.50%) PHP Developer
4 6 (7.50%) Administrator
5 4 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.50%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (2.50%) Development Engineer
6 2 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (2.50%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (2.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (2.50%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.50%) Applications Developer
6 2 (2.50%) Web Developer
6 2 (2.50%) Analyst
6 2 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.50%) HTML
2 17 (21.25%) CSS
3 15 (18.75%) Web Services
4 10 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 10 (12.50%) Spring
5 9 (11.25%) Flash
5 9 (11.25%) Java EE
6 8 (10.00%) LAMP
7 6 (7.50%) REST
7 6 (7.50%) Laravel
7 6 (7.50%) Velocity
7 6 (7.50%) .NET
8 5 (6.25%) RESTful
9 4 (5.00%) Servlets
10 3 (3.75%) J2EE
10 3 (3.75%) Middleware
11 2 (2.50%) HTML5
11 2 (2.50%) jQuery
11 2 (2.50%) Django
11 2 (2.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Open Source
2 6 (7.50%) Digital Media
3 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Blog
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.50%) Physics
5 2 (2.50%) Replication
6 1 (1.25%) VLE
6 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.25%) Social Media
6 1 (1.25%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 41 (51.25%) Linux
2 9 (11.25%) Apple iOS
2 9 (11.25%) Android
3 7 (8.75%) Windows
4 4 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.50%) OS/2
6 2 (2.50%) UNIX
7 1 (1.25%) Debian
7 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (36.25%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (28.75%) Configuration Management
4 9 (11.25%) SOA
4 9 (11.25%) TOGAF
4 9 (11.25%) MVC
4 9 (11.25%) Analytics
5 8 (10.00%) Release Management
6 7 (8.75%) TDD
7 6 (7.50%) Use Case
7 6 (7.50%) Android Development
7 6 (7.50%) iOS Development
7 6 (7.50%) User Stories
7 6 (7.50%) Workflow
7 6 (7.50%) Web Development
7 6 (7.50%) OO
8 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.00%) Build Automation
9 4 (5.00%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (51.25%) Java
2 31 (38.75%) Python
3 27 (33.75%) Ruby
4 23 (28.75%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.25%) PHP
6 9 (11.25%) Perl
7 7 (8.75%) Bash Shell
8 6 (7.50%) PHP5
9 5 (6.25%) Shell Script
10 4 (5.00%) SQL
11 3 (3.75%) C++
11 3 (3.75%) C
11 3 (3.75%) R
12 1 (1.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (16.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Docker
2 3 (3.75%) Xen
2 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 35 (43.75%) Puppet
2 32 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (20.00%) Nagios
4 12 (15.00%) Munin
5 10 (12.50%) Graphite
6 8 (10.00%) Ansible
7 5 (6.25%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.00%) ZABBIX
9 3 (3.75%) Salt
10 2 (2.50%) Cacti
11 1 (1.25%) Capistrano
11 1 (1.25%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6 (7.50%) Appcelerator
2 5 (6.25%) Google
3 4 (5.00%) VMware
3 4 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
4 3 (3.75%) New Relic
4 3 (3.75%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.25%) EMC
5 1 (1.25%) Talend
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Cloudreach
Posted: 24 days ago