The table below looks at the statistics for DevOps skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
UK / Scotland
Rank 75 120 127
Rank change year-on-year
+45 +7
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 66 39 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.91% 1.31% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.22% 1.45% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 43 37 27
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -2.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,500 £55,200
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -

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
2047 2694 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.18% 90.71% 88.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1332 1709 1770
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

DevOps
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 February 2017.

DevOps Salary Histogram in Scotland

DevOps
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +12 39 £53,000 +7.07% 14
Glasgow +37 22 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Perth and Kinross - 2 £53,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (38.52%) Linux
3 51 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
4 48 (35.56%) Java
5 38 (28.15%) Windows
6 37 (27.41%) Puppet
7 33 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
7 33 (24.44%) Python
8 30 (22.22%) Banking
8 30 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (20.74%) TDD
10 26 (19.26%) Finance
11 25 (18.52%) Ansible
11 25 (18.52%) Jenkins
12 23 (17.04%) C#
12 23 (17.04%) VMware
13 22 (16.30%) JavaScript
13 22 (16.30%) SQL
14 20 (14.81%) Windows Server
15 19 (14.07%) Docker
15 19 (14.07%) Firewall
15 19 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
16 18 (13.33%) Git (software)
16 18 (13.33%) PowerShell
16 18 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (13.33%) BDD
17 17 (12.59%) Bash Shell
17 17 (12.59%) SDLC
18 16 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
18 16 (11.85%) Apache

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (11.85%) Apache
2 13 (9.63%) Tomcat
3 7 (5.19%) JBoss
3 7 (5.19%) nginx
4 6 (4.44%) IIS
5 4 (2.96%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.22%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.22%) CMS
6 3 (2.22%) Confluence
6 3 (2.22%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.74%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.74%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.74%) FileNet
7 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 51 (37.78%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (14.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.19%) IaaS
4 5 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.22%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.48%) DigitalOcean
6 2 (1.48%) PaaS
6 2 (1.48%) SaaS
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.07%) Firewall
2 8 (5.93%) LAN
2 8 (5.93%) WAN
3 5 (3.70%) Internet
4 4 (2.96%) SAN
5 3 (2.22%) DNS
6 2 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.48%) HTTP
6 2 (1.48%) NAS
6 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.74%) DHCP
7 1 (0.74%) LDAP
7 1 (0.74%) SMS
7 1 (0.74%) SMTP
7 1 (0.74%) SSL
7 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.15%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) MySQL
3 7 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.44%) MongoDB
4 6 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.70%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.96%) Big Data
6 4 (2.96%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.22%) DB2
8 2 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.48%) OLTP
8 2 (1.48%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.74%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.74%) IMS/DB
9 1 (0.74%) MSDE
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 25 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 18 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.41%) Maven
4 7 (5.19%) Selenium
5 6 (4.44%) Ant
6 5 (3.70%) JIRA
6 5 (3.70%) Subversion
7 4 (2.96%) Grunt
7 4 (2.96%) Hudson
7 4 (2.96%) JBehave
7 4 (2.96%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (2.22%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.22%) Gradle
8 3 (2.22%) SonarQube
8 3 (2.22%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.48%) JUnit
9 2 (1.48%) MSI
9 2 (1.48%) NuGet
9 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (22.22%) Banking
2 26 (19.26%) Finance
3 8 (5.93%) Retail
4 4 (2.96%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Publishing
6 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.74%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.74%) Electronics
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (29.63%) Developer
2 36 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (8.89%) Software Developer
4 10 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 9 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Analyst
6 8 (5.93%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (5.93%) Cisco Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 8 (5.93%) Senior Network Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) Administrator
7 7 (5.19%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.19%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.44%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) Web Services
2 14 (10.37%) .NET
2 14 (10.37%) AngularJS
3 12 (8.89%) HTML
3 12 (8.89%) Node.js
3 12 (8.89%) Spring
4 11 (8.15%) CSS
5 10 (7.41%) React
6 9 (6.67%) REST
6 9 (6.67%) SOAP
7 8 (5.93%) Ajax
7 8 (5.93%) jQuery
8 7 (5.19%) ASP.NET
9 5 (3.70%) Ember.js
9 5 (3.70%) HTML5
9 5 (3.70%) JSON
10 4 (2.96%) Elastic Stack
10 4 (2.96%) Hibernate
10 4 (2.96%) LESS
11 3 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.93%) EMC VNX
2 8 (5.93%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 7 (5.19%) Private Cloud
4 6 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.96%) Fintech
6 3 (2.22%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.48%) Derivative
7 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.48%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.48%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.48%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.48%) Replication
7 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.74%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (38.52%) Linux
2 38 (28.15%) Windows
3 20 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 14 (10.37%) Unix
5 5 (3.70%) CentOS
5 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.22%) Solaris
7 2 (1.48%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.74%) Android
8 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.74%) Debian
8 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.74%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (54.07%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (20.74%) TDD
4 18 (13.33%) BDD
4 18 (13.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (12.59%) SDLC
6 16 (11.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (11.11%) Scrum
8 14 (10.37%) Configuration Management
8 14 (10.37%) High Availability
9 12 (8.89%) Software Engineering
10 9 (6.67%) OO
10 9 (6.67%) Open Source
11 8 (5.93%) Automated Testing
12 7 (5.19%) Disruptive Innovation
12 7 (5.19%) ITIL
12 7 (5.19%) Kanban
12 7 (5.19%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
13 6 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.56%) Java
2 33 (24.44%) Python
3 23 (17.04%) C#
4 22 (16.30%) JavaScript
4 22 (16.30%) SQL
5 18 (13.33%) PowerShell
6 17 (12.59%) Bash Shell
7 13 (9.63%) Perl
8 8 (5.93%) Ruby
9 7 (5.19%) Scala
10 6 (4.44%) PHP
11 5 (3.70%) Shell Script
12 4 (2.96%) C
12 4 (2.96%) C++
12 4 (2.96%) Clojure
13 3 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.48%) VBScript
15 1 (0.74%) Delphi
15 1 (0.74%) REXX
Qualifications
1 7 (5.19%) Degree
2 4 (2.96%) RHCE
3 2 (1.48%) AWS Certification
3 2 (1.48%) CCNA
3 2 (1.48%) CCNP
3 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.74%) CISSP
4 1 (0.74%) MCSA
4 1 (0.74%) MCSE
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) QA
2 2 (1.48%) MiFID
3 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.07%) Docker
2 13 (9.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (7.41%) vSphere
4 6 (4.44%) Active Directory
4 6 (4.44%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (2.96%) Varnish
6 3 (2.22%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.74%) NFS
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 37 (27.41%) Puppet
2 33 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (18.52%) Ansible
4 4 (2.96%) Capistrano
5 2 (1.48%) Mesos
5 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.48%) Packer
5 2 (1.48%) PowerCLI
5 2 (1.48%) vRealize
5 2 (1.48%) yum
6 1 (0.74%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.74%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.74%) SCCM
6 1 (0.74%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (17.04%) VMware
2 14 (10.37%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.63%) Cisco
4 11 (8.15%) EMC
5 10 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 8 (5.93%) NetApp
7 6 (4.44%) Oracle
7 6 (4.44%) Perforce
7 6 (4.44%) Splunk
8 3 (2.22%) AppDynamics
8 3 (2.22%) F5
8 3 (2.22%) Google
8 3 (2.22%) Rackspace
9 2 (1.48%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.48%) Dell
9 2 (1.48%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.48%) HP
9 2 (1.48%) IBM
9 2 (1.48%) Salesforce.com
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