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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 114 161 150
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -11
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 47 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.46% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 0.18% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 40 3 0
Average salary £46,750 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +9.20%
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
2743 2715 2431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.95% 81.36% 77.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1801 1720 1699
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +27 31 £39,000 +8.33% 2
Glasgow - 19 £55,000 - 2
Dundee - 1 £37,500 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 40 (54.79%) Java
2 35 (47.95%) Linux
3 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (45.21%) Puppet
4 30 (41.10%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (39.73%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (30.14%) Ruby
7 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
8 17 (23.29%) Python
8 17 (23.29%) Configuration Management
9 16 (21.92%) HTML
9 16 (21.92%) MySQL
10 15 (20.55%) CSS
10 15 (20.55%) Maven
10 15 (20.55%) Finance
11 14 (19.18%) Nagios
12 13 (17.81%) PHP
12 13 (17.81%) Apache
13 12 (16.44%) Open Source
13 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
13 12 (16.44%) CMS
14 11 (15.07%) .NET
14 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
14 11 (15.07%) Cloud Computing
14 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
14 11 (15.07%) Ansible
15 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
16 9 (12.33%) Big Data
16 9 (12.33%) WordPress
16 9 (12.33%) SOA

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 13 (17.81%) Apache
2 12 (16.44%) CMS
3 9 (12.33%) WordPress
4 6 (8.22%) nginx
4 6 (8.22%) Tomcat
4 6 (8.22%) Node.js
5 5 (6.85%) ExpressionEngine
5 5 (6.85%) IIS
6 4 (5.48%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.48%) Jetty
7 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.74%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.74%) Confluence
8 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (1.37%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.37%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.07%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (9.59%) SaaS
3 6 (8.22%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (6.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.48%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.37%) PaaS
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.37%) Route 53
6 1 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (1.37%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.48%) DNS
2 4 (5.48%) DHCP
2 4 (5.48%) FTP
2 4 (5.48%) HTTP
2 4 (5.48%) Internet
2 4 (5.48%) IPsec
3 3 (4.11%) Firewall
3 3 (4.11%) SSL
4 2 (2.74%) SAN
4 2 (2.74%) NAS
5 1 (1.37%) LDAP
5 1 (1.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) MySQL
2 9 (12.33%) Big Data
3 8 (10.96%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.74%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.55%) Maven
3 11 (15.07%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.22%) Hudson
4 6 (8.22%) Subversion
5 5 (6.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 2 (2.74%) Gradle
6 2 (2.74%) Ant
6 2 (2.74%) JIRA
7 1 (1.37%) Selenium
7 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.37%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.37%) JUnit
7 1 (1.37%) InstallShield
7 1 (1.37%) Behat
7 1 (1.37%) QUnit
General
1 15 (20.55%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) German Language
2 4 (5.48%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.48%) Turkish Language
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 2 (2.74%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.37%) Games
4 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (20.55%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Technical Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Lead PHP Developer
7 5 (6.85%) PHP Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Development Engineer
9 3 (4.11%) Operations Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.74%) Tester
10 2 (2.74%) Analyst
10 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (1.37%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.92%) HTML
2 15 (20.55%) CSS
3 11 (15.07%) .NET
4 9 (12.33%) LAMP
4 9 (12.33%) Hibernate
4 9 (12.33%) Spring
4 9 (12.33%) Java EE
5 8 (10.96%) Flash
6 6 (8.22%) Servlets
6 6 (8.22%) RESTful
6 6 (8.22%) REST
7 5 (6.85%) Laravel
7 5 (6.85%) Web Services
7 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.48%) Velocity
8 4 (5.48%) J2EE
9 3 (4.11%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.74%) Django
11 1 (1.37%) jQuery
11 1 (1.37%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.44%) Open Source
2 7 (9.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (6.85%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.48%) Blog
4 4 (5.48%) Replication
5 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.74%) Physics
7 1 (1.37%) VLE
7 1 (1.37%) Informatics
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.37%) Social Media
7 1 (1.37%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.95%) Linux
2 9 (12.33%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) Android
3 8 (10.96%) Apple iOS
4 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.74%) OS/2
6 2 (2.74%) Debian
7 1 (1.37%) UNIX
7 1 (1.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.21%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.73%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (23.29%) Configuration Management
4 9 (12.33%) SOA
4 9 (12.33%) MVC
4 9 (12.33%) TOGAF
5 8 (10.96%) Web Development
6 7 (9.59%) Analytics
6 7 (9.59%) User Stories
7 6 (8.22%) Release Management
7 6 (8.22%) Workflow
7 6 (8.22%) Scrum
7 6 (8.22%) TDD
7 6 (8.22%) OO
8 5 (6.85%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.85%) Use Case
8 5 (6.85%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.85%) Android Development
8 5 (6.85%) iOS Development
9 4 (5.48%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) Java
2 22 (30.14%) Ruby
3 17 (23.29%) Python
4 13 (17.81%) PHP
5 11 (15.07%) JavaScript
6 10 (13.70%) Bash Shell
7 7 (9.59%) Perl
8 6 (8.22%) SQL
9 5 (6.85%) PHP5
10 4 (5.48%) Shell Script
11 3 (4.11%) R
12 2 (2.74%) C
12 2 (2.74%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (6.85%) Degree
2 4 (5.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
2 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.22%) Docker
2 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.48%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (45.21%) Puppet
2 30 (41.10%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (19.18%) Nagios
4 11 (15.07%) Ansible
5 8 (10.96%) ZABBIX
6 7 (9.59%) Vagrant
7 5 (6.85%) Munin
8 4 (5.48%) Salt
8 4 (5.48%) Cacti
9 1 (1.37%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 7 (9.59%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.22%) VMware
3 5 (6.85%) Google
3 5 (6.85%) Appcelerator
4 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.48%) New Relic
4 4 (5.48%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.37%) EMC
5 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.37%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.37%) Zend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + contributory pension, other benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago