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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevOps
Rank 127 156 149
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -7
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 39 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.13% 0.032%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.16% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 +10 27 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Glasgow - 14 £70,000 -
Dundee - 2 £40,000 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 34 (66.67%) Java
2 29 (56.86%) Linux
2 29 (56.86%) Puppet
3 26 (50.98%) Opscode Chef
4 22 (43.14%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (31.37%) Ruby
7 15 (29.41%) Maven
8 13 (25.49%) Python
8 13 (25.49%) Nagios
9 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
10 11 (21.57%) Apache
10 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
10 11 (21.57%) CMS
10 11 (21.57%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
11 10 (19.61%) .NET
11 10 (19.61%) MySQL
11 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
11 10 (19.61%) Ansible
12 9 (17.65%) Big Data
12 9 (17.65%) Bash Shell
12 9 (17.65%) SOA
12 9 (17.65%) TOGAF
12 9 (17.65%) Spring
12 9 (17.65%) Java EE
12 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
13 8 (15.69%) ZABBIX
14 7 (13.73%) Windows
14 7 (13.73%) Perl

DevOps
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (21.57%) Apache
1 11 (21.57%) CMS
2 6 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 6 (11.76%) nginx
2 6 (11.76%) Node.js
3 5 (9.80%) WordPress
3 5 (9.80%) IIS
4 4 (7.84%) Jetty
4 4 (7.84%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.92%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.92%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.96%) Confluence
6 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (9.80%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (9.80%) SaaS
3 4 (7.84%) Google App Engine
4 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.96%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (1.96%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.84%) DNS
2 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 4 (7.84%) DHCP
2 4 (7.84%) FTP
2 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 4 (7.84%) IPsec
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (5.88%) SSL
4 1 (1.96%) SNMP
4 1 (1.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) MySQL
2 9 (17.65%) Big Data
3 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Maven
2 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 10 (19.61%) Jenkins
3 6 (11.76%) Hudson
4 2 (3.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (3.92%) Subversion
4 2 (3.92%) Gradle
4 2 (3.92%) Ant
5 1 (1.96%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.96%) JIRA
5 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
5 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.96%) Behat
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) German Language
2 4 (7.84%) Italian Language
2 4 (7.84%) Turkish Language
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Architect
2 9 (17.65%) Technical Architect
2 9 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (11.76%) Developer
3 6 (11.76%) Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) Lead Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Development Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Junior
7 1 (1.96%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.96%) Applications Support
7 1 (1.96%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) Java EE
2 9 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 9 (17.65%) Spring
3 6 (11.76%) Servlets
3 6 (11.76%) LAMP
4 5 (9.80%) HTML
5 4 (7.84%) Flash
5 4 (7.84%) J2EE
5 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.84%) CSS
6 3 (5.88%) Web Services
6 3 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
6 3 (5.88%) REST
7 2 (3.92%) Laravel
8 1 (1.96%) Velocity
8 1 (1.96%) Symfony
8 1 (1.96%) Zend Framework
8 1 (1.96%) Django
8 1 (1.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Open Source
2 5 (9.80%) Computer Science
3 4 (7.84%) Blog
3 4 (7.84%) Replication
4 3 (5.88%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.92%) Physics
5 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) Informatics
6 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 29 (56.86%) Linux
2 7 (13.73%) Windows
3 6 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (7.84%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
4 4 (7.84%) Android
5 2 (3.92%) OS/2
5 2 (3.92%) Debian
6 1 (1.96%) UNIX
6 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) Continuous Integration
2 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (21.57%) Configuration Management
4 9 (17.65%) SOA
4 9 (17.65%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.76%) Workflow
6 5 (9.80%) MVC
6 5 (9.80%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Coaching
7 4 (7.84%) User Stories
7 4 (7.84%) Automated Testing
7 4 (7.84%) Scrum
7 4 (7.84%) Database Tuning
8 3 (5.88%) Change Control
8 3 (5.88%) Low Latency
8 3 (5.88%) Web Development
8 3 (5.88%) Load Balancing
8 3 (5.88%) Release Management
8 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) Java
2 16 (31.37%) Ruby
3 13 (25.49%) Python
4 9 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 7 (13.73%) Perl
5 7 (13.73%) PHP
6 6 (11.76%) SQL
7 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
8 4 (7.84%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.92%) C
9 2 (3.92%) C++
9 2 (3.92%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) RHCE
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
2 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) Docker
2 4 (7.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (56.86%) Puppet
2 26 (50.98%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (25.49%) Nagios
4 10 (19.61%) Ansible
5 8 (15.69%) ZABBIX
6 7 (13.73%) Vagrant
7 4 (7.84%) Cacti
7 4 (7.84%) Munin
7 4 (7.84%) Salt
8 1 (1.96%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) Red Hat
1 6 (11.76%) VMware
2 5 (9.80%) Google
3 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) New Relic
3 4 (7.84%) SaltStack
4 2 (3.92%) Appcelerator
5 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.96%) Zend
5 1 (1.96%) EMC
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
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