The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 136 151 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 37 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 0.13% -
As % of the Systems Management category 18.50% 2.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 0
Average salary £37,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.91% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Opscode Chef
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
200 153 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.35% 4.88% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 134 91 90
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Scotland region.

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 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 +8 19 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Glasgow - 18 £41,500 - 4
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef.

1 51 (98.08%) Puppet
2 37 (71.15%) Java
3 29 (55.77%) Linux
4 28 (53.85%) Python
5 21 (40.38%) Jenkins
6 19 (36.54%) DevOps
7 18 (34.62%) NoSQL
7 18 (34.62%) Ruby
8 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
9 14 (26.92%) HTTP
9 14 (26.92%) RDBMS
9 14 (26.92%) Relational Database
10 13 (25.00%) Google
11 12 (23.08%) Nagios
11 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
11 12 (23.08%) Apache
11 12 (23.08%) Oracle
11 12 (23.08%) C++
11 12 (23.08%) PHP
11 12 (23.08%) CFEngine
11 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
12 11 (21.15%) Cloud Computing
12 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
12 11 (21.15%) C#
12 11 (21.15%) Web Services
13 10 (19.23%) MySQL
13 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
13 10 (19.23%) Java EE
13 10 (19.23%) Google Compute Engine

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (23.08%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.62%) OpenStack
2 5 (9.62%) Alfresco
3 4 (7.69%) Drupal
3 4 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (7.69%) SugarCRM
4 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.77%) nginx
4 3 (5.77%) Jetty
5 1 (1.92%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) Node.js
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.15%) Cloud Computing
1 11 (21.15%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (19.23%) Google Compute Engine
3 7 (13.46%) Heroku
3 7 (13.46%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.46%) OpenShift
4 3 (5.77%) Google App Engine
5 2 (3.85%) SaaS
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) TCP/IP
2 14 (26.92%) HTTP
3 6 (11.54%) Firewall
4 4 (7.69%) Internet
5 3 (5.77%) IPsec
5 3 (5.77%) DHCP
5 3 (5.77%) FTP
5 3 (5.77%) SSL
5 3 (5.77%) DNS
6 2 (3.85%) SNMP
6 2 (3.85%) LDAP
7 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
7 1 (1.92%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.92%) X.509
7 1 (1.92%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.92%) VPN
7 1 (1.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.92%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) NoSQL
2 14 (26.92%) RDBMS
2 14 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 10 (19.23%) MySQL
4 6 (11.54%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.69%) Pentaho
6 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
6 4 (7.69%) Big Data
7 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Jenkins
2 11 (21.15%) Git (software)
3 7 (13.46%) Selenium
3 7 (13.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (9.62%) Maven
5 4 (7.69%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (7.69%) Jasmine
5 4 (7.69%) Ant
5 4 (7.69%) Subversion
6 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.92%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Behat
7 1 (1.92%) Fiddler
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Games
2 3 (5.77%) German Language
2 3 (5.77%) Italian Language
2 3 (5.77%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (19.23%) Developer
2 10 (19.23%) Architect
3 9 (17.31%) Administrator
4 7 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.46%) Cloud Architect
5 4 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Java Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Development Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management Engineer
7 2 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (1.92%) Operations Manager
8 1 (1.92%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.15%) Web Services
2 10 (19.23%) Java EE
3 5 (9.62%) LAMP
3 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
3 5 (9.62%) Spring
3 5 (9.62%) Django
4 4 (7.69%) PostGIS
4 4 (7.69%) Middleware
4 4 (7.69%) Servlets
4 4 (7.69%) .NET
5 3 (5.77%) J2EE
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.92%) Symfony
7 1 (1.92%) Zend Framework
7 1 (1.92%) HTML
7 1 (1.92%) JAAS
7 1 (1.92%) HTML5
7 1 (1.92%) REST
7 1 (1.92%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Open Source
2 5 (9.62%) GIS
2 5 (9.62%) Replication
3 4 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.77%) Blog
5 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Wiki
6 1 (1.92%) Informatics
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 29 (55.77%) Linux
2 9 (17.31%) UNIX
3 8 (15.38%) Windows
4 7 (13.46%) Ubuntu
5 6 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (7.69%) OS/2
7 3 (5.77%) Solaris
8 2 (3.85%) AIX
8 2 (3.85%) Debian
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) DevOps
2 12 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (19.23%) Automated Testing
4 7 (13.46%) TDD
5 5 (9.62%) MVC
5 5 (9.62%) Workflow
5 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.62%) OOP
5 5 (9.62%) OO
6 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.69%) Web Testing
6 4 (7.69%) MapReduce
6 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.69%) Scrum
7 3 (5.77%) Regression Testing
7 3 (5.77%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.77%) ITIL
7 3 (5.77%) OOD
7 3 (5.77%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) Java
2 28 (53.85%) Python
3 18 (34.62%) Ruby
4 12 (23.08%) C++
4 12 (23.08%) PHP
5 11 (21.15%) C#
6 9 (17.31%) Bash Shell
7 7 (13.46%) Shell Script
8 6 (11.54%) SQL
9 5 (9.62%) Perl
10 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
11 3 (5.77%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
1 5 (9.62%) RHCE
2 1 (1.92%) MCITP
2 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.92%) MCSE
2 1 (1.92%) MCSA
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
2 4 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Docker
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) Xen
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.92%) Gluster
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) KVM
Systems Management
1 51 (98.08%) Puppet
2 12 (23.08%) Nagios
2 12 (23.08%) CFEngine
3 9 (17.31%) Ansible
4 7 (13.46%) Vagrant
5 6 (11.54%) ZABBIX
6 5 (9.62%) Salt
7 4 (7.69%) Cacti
7 4 (7.69%) Munin
8 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.92%) OpenSSO
8 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Google
2 12 (23.08%) Oracle
3 7 (13.46%) VMware
3 7 (13.46%) Sybase
4 6 (11.54%) New Relic
5 5 (9.62%) SaltStack
6 4 (7.69%) Talend
6 4 (7.69%) Jaspersoft
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.69%) JBoss
7 3 (5.77%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.92%) Zend
8 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.92%) Sun
8 1 (1.92%) HP
8 1 (1.92%) Citrix
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco
8 1 (1.92%) IBM
8 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.92%) Rackspace
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