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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 120 156 150
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -6
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 42 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.35% 0.31% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 0.38% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 0
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,250 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.55% +5.88%
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
2649 2641 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.15% 81.09% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1676 1714
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 19 December 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 December 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 +15 26 £38,000 +5.55% 6
Glasgow +18 16 £47,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 £37,500 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 39 (52.70%) Java
2 36 (48.65%) Linux
2 36 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (44.59%) Puppet
4 29 (39.19%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (39.19%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (31.08%) Ruby
6 19 (25.68%) Configuration Management
6 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
7 18 (24.32%) MySQL
7 18 (24.32%) Python
7 18 (24.32%) HTML
8 17 (22.97%) CSS
8 17 (22.97%) Finance
9 15 (20.27%) Nagios
9 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
10 14 (18.92%) PHP
10 14 (18.92%) Maven
11 13 (17.57%) Apache
12 12 (16.22%) CMS
12 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
13 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
13 11 (14.86%) Open Source
13 11 (14.86%) Ansible
14 10 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
14 10 (13.51%) WordPress
14 10 (13.51%) LAMP
14 10 (13.51%) .NET
14 10 (13.51%) MVC
15 9 (12.16%) SOA

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (17.57%) Apache
2 12 (16.22%) CMS
3 10 (13.51%) WordPress
4 6 (8.11%) nginx
4 6 (8.11%) ExpressionEngine
4 6 (8.11%) Node.js
5 5 (6.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.41%) Jetty
6 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.70%) GlassFish
7 2 (2.70%) Confluence
7 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.35%) JBoss
8 1 (1.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.35%) Moodle
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.51%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) SaaS
3 6 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (5.41%) Google App Engine
6 1 (1.35%) PaaS
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.35%) Route 53
6 1 (1.35%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.41%) DNS
2 4 (5.41%) DHCP
2 4 (5.41%) FTP
2 4 (5.41%) HTTP
2 4 (5.41%) IPsec
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) SSL
4 2 (2.70%) SAN
4 2 (2.70%) Internet
4 2 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (1.35%) LDAP
5 1 (1.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.32%) MySQL
2 9 (12.16%) Big Data
3 8 (10.81%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.35%) MSDE
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Git (software)
2 14 (18.92%) Maven
3 11 (14.86%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.11%) Subversion
4 6 (8.11%) Hudson
4 6 (8.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 2 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (1.35%) Selenium
6 1 (1.35%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.35%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.35%) Behat
6 1 (1.35%) QUnit
6 1 (1.35%) Gradle
6 1 (1.35%) Ant
6 1 (1.35%) JUnit
6 1 (1.35%) InstallShield
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 4 (5.41%) Banking
2 4 (5.41%) German Language
2 4 (5.41%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.41%) Turkish Language
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.62%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (14.86%) Architect
4 9 (12.16%) Technical Architect
4 9 (12.16%) Lead Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Lead PHP Developer
5 6 (8.11%) PHP Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Administrator
6 5 (6.76%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.41%) Development Engineer
8 3 (4.05%) Operations Engineer
9 2 (2.70%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.70%) Analyst
9 2 (2.70%) Tester
9 2 (2.70%) ScrumMaster
10 1 (1.35%) Network Engineer
10 1 (1.35%) Junior
10 1 (1.35%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (24.32%) HTML
2 17 (22.97%) CSS
3 10 (13.51%) .NET
3 10 (13.51%) LAMP
4 9 (12.16%) Hibernate
4 9 (12.16%) Spring
4 9 (12.16%) Java EE
4 9 (12.16%) Flash
5 7 (9.46%) REST
6 6 (8.11%) Laravel
6 6 (8.11%) Web Services
7 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET
7 5 (6.76%) Servlets
7 5 (6.76%) Velocity
7 5 (6.76%) RESTful
8 4 (5.41%) J2EE
9 3 (4.05%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (4.05%) Django
10 2 (2.70%) jQuery
10 2 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Open Source
2 6 (8.11%) Digital Media
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.41%) Blog
4 4 (5.41%) Replication
5 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.35%) Social Media
6 1 (1.35%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.35%) VLE
6 1 (1.35%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 36 (48.65%) Linux
2 9 (12.16%) Android
2 9 (12.16%) Apple iOS
3 8 (10.81%) Windows
4 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.41%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.70%) OS/2
6 2 (2.70%) Debian
7 1 (1.35%) UNIX
7 1 (1.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (39.19%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (25.68%) Configuration Management
4 10 (13.51%) MVC
5 9 (12.16%) SOA
5 9 (12.16%) TOGAF
6 8 (10.81%) Analytics
7 7 (9.46%) User Stories
7 7 (9.46%) Web Development
7 7 (9.46%) OO
8 6 (8.11%) TDD
8 6 (8.11%) Scrum
8 6 (8.11%) Use Case
8 6 (8.11%) Release Management
8 6 (8.11%) Android Development
8 6 (8.11%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.76%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (52.70%) Java
2 23 (31.08%) Ruby
3 18 (24.32%) Python
4 15 (20.27%) JavaScript
5 14 (18.92%) PHP
6 9 (12.16%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.11%) PHP5
7 6 (8.11%) Perl
8 5 (6.76%) SQL
9 4 (5.41%) Shell Script
10 3 (4.05%) R
11 1 (1.35%) C
11 1 (1.35%) C#
11 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) Degree
2 4 (5.41%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (8.11%) Docker
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (44.59%) Puppet
2 29 (39.19%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (20.27%) Nagios
4 11 (14.86%) Ansible
5 8 (10.81%) ZABBIX
6 7 (9.46%) Munin
7 5 (6.76%) Vagrant
8 4 (5.41%) Cacti
8 4 (5.41%) Salt
9 3 (4.05%) Graphite
10 1 (1.35%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Red Hat
2 6 (8.11%) VMware
2 6 (8.11%) Appcelerator
3 5 (6.76%) Google
4 4 (5.41%) New Relic
4 4 (5.41%) SaltStack
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) EMC
5 1 (1.35%) Zend
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: excellent package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Scotland
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Cloudreach
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Posted: 15 days ago
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Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £1 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago