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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevOps
UK / Scotland
Rank 60 100 122
Rank change year-on-year
+40 +22
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 72 58 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.19% 1.98% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.19% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 49 50 31
Median salary £49,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,835 £42,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%

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
2014 2648 2603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.35% 90.44% 88.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1270 1712 1720
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £62,500 £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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +21 57 £53,000 +6.00% 2
Glasgow +16 13 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Fife - 2 £43,000 -
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 80 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (41.30%) Linux
3 50 (36.23%) Java
4 44 (31.88%) Puppet
5 42 (30.43%) Windows
5 42 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (29.71%) Opscode Chef
7 38 (27.54%) VMware
8 34 (24.64%) Python
8 34 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (23.91%) Finance
10 32 (23.19%) Banking
11 31 (22.46%) TDD
12 30 (21.74%) Docker
13 28 (20.29%) Jenkins
13 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
14 25 (18.12%) C#
14 25 (18.12%) Continuous Delivery
15 24 (17.39%) Bash Shell
16 22 (15.94%) Ansible
17 21 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (15.22%) Firewall
18 20 (14.49%) BDD
19 19 (13.77%) Windows Server
19 19 (13.77%) Ruby
20 18 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (13.04%) Cisco
21 17 (12.32%) SQL
21 17 (12.32%) Scrum
21 17 (12.32%) SDLC

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 10 (7.25%) Apache
2 7 (5.07%) nginx
2 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
3 5 (3.62%) IIS
4 4 (2.90%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (2.90%) CMS
5 3 (2.17%) JBoss
5 3 (2.17%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.45%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.45%) Confluence
6 2 (1.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.72%) Moodle
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (9.42%) IaaS
4 7 (5.07%) PaaS
5 3 (2.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.17%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.17%) DigitalOcean
5 3 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (2.17%) Office 365
6 2 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (15.22%) Firewall
2 12 (8.70%) LAN
2 12 (8.70%) WAN
3 4 (2.90%) Internet
4 2 (1.45%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.45%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) DHCP
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.25%) MySQL
3 9 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.90%) Big Data
5 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.17%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.45%) DB2
8 1 (0.72%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 28 (20.29%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.97%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.97%) Maven
3 9 (6.52%) Ant
3 9 (6.52%) Grunt
4 7 (5.07%) Selenium
5 6 (4.35%) gulp
6 5 (3.62%) GoCD
7 4 (2.90%) Gradle
7 4 (2.90%) JBehave
8 3 (2.17%) JIRA
8 3 (2.17%) SonarQube
9 2 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.45%) Concordion
9 2 (1.45%) Hudson
9 2 (1.45%) JUnit
10 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.72%) NuGet
10 1 (0.72%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.72%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (23.91%) Finance
2 32 (23.19%) Banking
3 11 (7.97%) Retail
4 7 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.62%) Games
6 4 (2.90%) Retail Banking
7 3 (2.17%) Legal
8 2 (1.45%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.45%) Marketing
8 2 (1.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.72%) Electronics
9 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (30.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (26.81%) Developer
3 13 (9.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (9.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 10 (7.25%) Analyst
5 10 (7.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Senior Network Engineer
6 9 (6.52%) Software Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) Java Engineer
7 8 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (5.07%) AWS DevOps
8 7 (5.07%) EMC Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.07%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) Senior VMware Engineer
8 7 (5.07%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.32%) AngularJS
2 15 (10.87%) .NET
2 15 (10.87%) Node.js
3 14 (10.14%) CSS
3 14 (10.14%) HTML
3 14 (10.14%) jQuery
4 12 (8.70%) Web Services
5 10 (7.25%) React
5 10 (7.25%) Spring
6 7 (5.07%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.35%) Ajax
7 6 (4.35%) HTML5
8 5 (3.62%) ELK Stack
8 5 (3.62%) REST
8 5 (3.62%) SOAP
9 4 (2.90%) .NET Framework
9 4 (2.90%) Ember.js
9 4 (2.90%) Hibernate
9 4 (2.90%) LESS
9 4 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.70%) Private Cloud
3 10 (7.25%) EMC VNX
4 6 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.90%) Fintech
5 4 (2.90%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.17%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.17%) Replication
7 2 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.45%) Derivative
7 2 (1.45%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.45%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.45%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.45%) Physics
7 2 (1.45%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.45%) User Experience
8 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.72%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 57 (41.30%) Linux
2 42 (30.43%) Windows
3 19 (13.77%) Windows Server
4 13 (9.42%) Unix
5 6 (4.35%) CentOS
6 4 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (2.17%) Solaris
7 3 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.72%) Android
9 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (57.97%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (22.46%) TDD
4 25 (18.12%) Continuous Delivery
5 20 (14.49%) BDD
6 17 (12.32%) Scrum
6 17 (12.32%) SDLC
7 14 (10.14%) Software Engineering
7 14 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (9.42%) Configuration Management
8 13 (9.42%) High Availability
9 12 (8.70%) Open Source
10 10 (7.25%) Analytics
10 10 (7.25%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (6.52%) Microservices
12 7 (5.07%) Automated Testing
12 7 (5.07%) Disruptive Innovation
12 7 (5.07%) ITIL
12 7 (5.07%) Kanban
12 7 (5.07%) OO
Programming Languages
1 50 (36.23%) Java
2 34 (24.64%) Python
3 28 (20.29%) JavaScript
4 25 (18.12%) C#
5 24 (17.39%) Bash Shell
6 19 (13.77%) Ruby
7 17 (12.32%) SQL
8 16 (11.59%) PowerShell
9 11 (7.97%) Perl
10 7 (5.07%) Scala
11 5 (3.62%) PHP
12 4 (2.90%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.17%) C++
13 3 (2.17%) Clojure
13 3 (2.17%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.45%) C
14 2 (1.45%) Groovy
15 1 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (5.80%) Degree
2 6 (4.35%) CCNP
2 6 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (3.62%) RHCE
4 2 (1.45%) CCNA
4 2 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.72%) CISSP
5 1 (0.72%) MCSA
5 1 (0.72%) MCSE
5 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.90%) QA
2 2 (1.45%) MiFID
3 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (21.74%) Docker
2 18 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (10.14%) vSphere
4 10 (7.25%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (3.62%) Active Directory
5 5 (3.62%) Varnish
6 4 (2.90%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.72%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.72%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (31.88%) Puppet
2 41 (29.71%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (15.94%) Ansible
4 8 (5.80%) Mesos
5 5 (3.62%) Capistrano
6 3 (2.17%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.45%) vRealize
8 1 (0.72%) Packer
8 1 (0.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (27.54%) VMware
2 18 (13.04%) Cisco
3 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (9.42%) EMC
5 10 (7.25%) NetApp
6 9 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 7 (5.07%) Oracle
8 5 (3.62%) Rackspace
8 5 (3.62%) Splunk
9 3 (2.17%) Dell
9 3 (2.17%) Google
9 3 (2.17%) HP
9 3 (2.17%) Perforce
10 2 (1.45%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.45%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (1.45%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.72%) Adobe
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