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 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevOps
Rank 70 128 170
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +42
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 95 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.38% 1.03% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 1.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 33 22 6
Median salary £45,000 £48,750 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +16.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £59,500 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
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
2533 2764 3288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.01% 89.39% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1502 1734 2195
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,484 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 May 2016.

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 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Glasgow +32 57 £45,000 -10.00% 5
Edinburgh +24 37 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Aberdeen - 1 £43,000 - 1
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 98 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (48.12%) Finance
3 54 (40.60%) TDD
4 51 (38.35%) Linux
5 48 (36.09%) Java
6 45 (33.83%) jQuery
7 44 (33.08%) Docker
8 42 (31.58%) Degree
9 40 (30.08%) BDD
9 40 (30.08%) SQL Server
10 39 (29.32%) JavaScript
10 39 (29.32%) SOA
10 39 (29.32%) Service Delivery
11 37 (27.82%) C#
11 37 (27.82%) .NET
11 37 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (27.07%) Configuration Management
13 34 (25.56%) SDLC
13 34 (25.56%) IaaS
14 33 (24.81%) Scrum
14 33 (24.81%) Software Engineering
14 33 (24.81%) Puppet
15 32 (24.06%) Continuous Delivery
15 32 (24.06%) Microservices
16 31 (23.31%) PaaS
16 31 (23.31%) Banking
17 30 (22.56%) HTML
18 29 (21.80%) Computer Science
18 29 (21.80%) Opscode Chef
19 28 (21.05%) Ansible

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 18 (13.53%) Node.js
2 13 (9.77%) JBoss
3 6 (4.51%) Apache
3 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.01%) CMS
5 3 (2.26%) Cloud Foundry
5 3 (2.26%) IIS
6 2 (1.50%) Moodle
6 2 (1.50%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.75%) nginx
7 1 (0.75%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 34 (25.56%) IaaS
2 31 (23.31%) PaaS
3 28 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (19.55%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (10.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 14 (10.53%) Amazon EC2
5 14 (10.53%) Amazon S3
6 2 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.50%) Office 365
7 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.75%) Bluemix
7 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.51%) LDAP
2 4 (3.01%) DNS
2 4 (3.01%) Firewall
3 3 (2.26%) DHCP
4 2 (1.50%) NAS
4 2 (1.50%) SAN
5 1 (0.75%) FirePass
5 1 (0.75%) HTTP
5 1 (0.75%) SMTP
5 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (30.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (11.28%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.51%) MySQL
4 3 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.50%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.50%) Big Data
5 2 (1.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.75%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.75%) Redis
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Maven
2 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 11 (8.27%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.76%) JIRA
4 5 (3.76%) JMeter
4 5 (3.76%) JUnit
4 5 (3.76%) LoadRunner
5 4 (3.01%) Grunt
5 4 (3.01%) gulp
6 3 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.26%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.50%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.50%) Subversion
7 2 (1.50%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.75%) Ant
8 1 (0.75%) WinDbg
General
1 64 (48.12%) Finance
2 31 (23.31%) Banking
3 11 (8.27%) Retail
4 9 (6.77%) Investment Banking
5 6 (4.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (3.76%) Games
7 3 (2.26%) Marketing
8 2 (1.50%) Local Government
9 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (36.84%) Developer
2 25 (18.80%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (16.54%) Development Manager
4 16 (12.03%) Applications Manager
5 15 (11.28%) Cloud Developer
6 14 (10.53%) .NET Developer
7 13 (9.77%) Agile Developer
7 13 (9.77%) Application Development Manager
7 13 (9.77%) Applications Development Manager
8 11 (8.27%) Agile .NET Developer
9 10 (7.52%) Java Developer
10 9 (6.77%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (6.02%) Architect
12 6 (4.51%) Agile Project Manager
12 6 (4.51%) Project Manager
12 6 (4.51%) Senior Developer
13 5 (3.76%) Solutions Architect
14 3 (2.26%) Administrator
14 3 (2.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 3 (2.26%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (33.83%) jQuery
2 37 (27.82%) .NET
3 30 (22.56%) HTML
4 26 (19.55%) .NET Framework
5 25 (18.80%) CSS
6 22 (16.54%) HTML5
7 17 (12.78%) AngularJS
7 17 (12.78%) Middleware
8 15 (11.28%) CSS3
8 15 (11.28%) REST
9 13 (9.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (5.26%) ASP.NET
11 6 (4.51%) Spring
12 5 (3.76%) J2EE
13 4 (3.01%) Hibernate
14 3 (2.26%) LESS
14 3 (2.26%) OOCSS
14 3 (2.26%) Sass
14 3 (2.26%) Web Services
15 2 (1.50%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 29 (21.80%) Computer Science
2 24 (18.05%) Data Integration
3 16 (12.03%) Visualisation
4 14 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
6 11 (8.27%) Data Centre
7 7 (5.26%) PKI
8 3 (2.26%) Mainframe
8 3 (2.26%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.50%) Biometrics
9 2 (1.50%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.50%) Clustering
9 2 (1.50%) Cyberthreat
9 2 (1.50%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.50%) User Experience
9 2 (1.50%) VLE
10 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.75%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 51 (38.35%) Linux
2 28 (21.05%) Windows
3 23 (17.29%) Unix
4 3 (2.26%) Debian
4 3 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.26%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.50%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.50%) VMS
6 1 (0.75%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (40.60%) TDD
3 40 (30.08%) BDD
4 39 (29.32%) Service Delivery
4 39 (29.32%) SOA
5 37 (27.82%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (27.07%) Configuration Management
7 34 (25.56%) SDLC
8 33 (24.81%) Scrum
8 33 (24.81%) Software Engineering
9 32 (24.06%) Continuous Delivery
9 32 (24.06%) Microservices
10 20 (15.04%) Analytics
10 20 (15.04%) Coaching
11 17 (12.78%) Asset Management
11 17 (12.78%) Refactoring
12 16 (12.03%) Mentoring
12 16 (12.03%) Network Design
12 16 (12.03%) Open Source
13 15 (11.28%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 48 (36.09%) Java
2 39 (29.32%) JavaScript
3 37 (27.82%) C#
4 14 (10.53%) Ruby
5 11 (8.27%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.52%) Python
7 8 (6.02%) Perl
7 8 (6.02%) SQL
8 5 (3.76%) Groovy
8 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.01%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.26%) PHP
11 2 (1.50%) C++
11 2 (1.50%) Korn
11 2 (1.50%) Scala
12 1 (0.75%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 42 (31.58%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.75%) CCNA
3 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 44 (33.08%) Docker
2 6 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.01%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.01%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.50%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.75%) iptables
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.75%) vSphere
5 1 (0.75%) XenApp
5 1 (0.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (24.81%) Puppet
2 29 (21.80%) Opscode Chef
3 28 (21.05%) Ansible
4 15 (11.28%) Mesos
5 14 (10.53%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.26%) SCCM
7 2 (1.50%) Graphite
7 2 (1.50%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.50%) Nagios
7 2 (1.50%) Opsview
7 2 (1.50%) Salt
8 1 (0.75%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.75%) Packer
8 1 (0.75%) SCOM
8 1 (0.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.75%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (21.05%) Oracle
2 11 (8.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.77%) VMware
4 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.76%) Cisco
6 3 (2.26%) HP
7 2 (1.50%) CA
7 2 (1.50%) Citrix
7 2 (1.50%) F5
8 1 (0.75%) Dell
8 1 (0.75%) Google
8 1 (0.75%) IBM
8 1 (0.75%) Juniper
8 1 (0.75%) Symantec
8 1 (0.75%) Varonis
8 1 (0.75%) Veeam
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Cognizant
Posted: 5 days ago
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Smarter Grid Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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CGI
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
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Cathcart Associates
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum
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CGI
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
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THE PRUDENTIAL ASSURANCE CO LT
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
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