The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 147 159 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 26 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.70% 0.15% -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.93% 2.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 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% -
Systems Management Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
145 182 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.90% 5.55% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 104 114 104
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +18.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
Opscode Chef
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 0 14 £37,500 -18.91% 2
Glasgow -1 12 £43,250 - 4
Dundee - 1 £35,000 -
Opscode Chef
UK

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 40 (97.56%) Puppet
2 28 (68.29%) Java
3 22 (53.66%) Linux
3 22 (53.66%) Python
4 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
5 16 (39.02%) Ruby
6 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
7 13 (31.71%) DevOps
8 11 (26.83%) PHP
8 11 (26.83%) Oracle
9 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
9 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
10 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
10 9 (21.95%) UNIX
11 8 (19.51%) C++
11 8 (19.51%) MySQL
11 8 (19.51%) Selenium
11 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
11 8 (19.51%) CFEngine
12 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
12 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (17.07%) TDD
12 7 (17.07%) Apache
12 7 (17.07%) HTTP
12 7 (17.07%) C#
12 7 (17.07%) Web Services
12 7 (17.07%) Finance
12 7 (17.07%) Nagios
13 6 (14.63%) Sybase
13 6 (14.63%) SQL

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 7 (17.07%) Apache
2 5 (12.20%) Alfresco
2 5 (12.20%) OpenStack
3 4 (9.76%) SugarCRM
3 4 (9.76%) Drupal
4 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.44%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
5 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Heroku
2 6 (14.63%) OpenShift
2 6 (14.63%) Google Compute Engine
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.20%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.76%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) HTTP
2 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.76%) Internet
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
4 3 (7.32%) SSL
5 2 (4.88%) LDAP
6 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.44%) X.509
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) Wireshark
6 1 (2.44%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) NoSQL
2 10 (24.39%) RDBMS
2 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
3 8 (19.51%) MySQL
4 6 (14.63%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (12.20%) MongoDB
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
6 4 (9.76%) Big Data
6 4 (9.76%) Pentaho
6 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
7 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (43.90%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) Selenium
2 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
3 6 (14.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (12.20%) Maven
5 4 (9.76%) Jasmine
5 4 (9.76%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (9.76%) Ant
5 4 (9.76%) Subversion
6 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.88%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.44%) Behat
7 1 (2.44%) PHPUnit
7 1 (2.44%) Fiddler
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
3 6 (14.63%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (12.20%) Administrator
4 5 (12.20%) QA Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Cloud Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.44%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) Web Services
2 6 (14.63%) Java EE
3 5 (12.20%) Hibernate
3 5 (12.20%) Spring
3 5 (12.20%) Django
4 4 (9.76%) MapReduce
4 4 (9.76%) PostGIS
4 4 (9.76%) Middleware
5 3 (7.32%) LAMP
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.44%) Symfony
7 1 (2.44%) Zend Framework
7 1 (2.44%) JAAS
7 1 (2.44%) HTML
7 1 (2.44%) .NET
7 1 (2.44%) Servlets
7 1 (2.44%) RESTful
7 1 (2.44%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Open Source
2 5 (12.20%) GIS
3 4 (9.76%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.32%) Replication
5 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) Wiki
6 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.44%) PKI
6 1 (2.44%) Informatics
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) UNIX
3 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (12.20%) Windows
5 3 (7.32%) Solaris
5 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.88%) AIX
6 2 (4.88%) OS/2
6 2 (4.88%) Debian
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) DevOps
2 9 (21.95%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.07%) TDD
3 7 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (12.20%) Web Testing
4 5 (12.20%) MVC
4 5 (12.20%) Scrum
4 5 (12.20%) OOP
4 5 (12.20%) OO
5 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.76%) Data Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
6 3 (7.32%) ITIL
6 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
6 3 (7.32%) Black-Box Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Change Control
6 3 (7.32%) OOD
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) Python
3 16 (39.02%) Ruby
4 11 (26.83%) PHP
5 8 (19.51%) C++
6 7 (17.07%) C#
7 6 (14.63%) SQL
7 6 (14.63%) Bash Shell
8 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
8 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
9 3 (7.32%) C
10 2 (4.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) RHCE
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) MCSE
3 1 (2.44%) MCSA
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Docker
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.44%) Gluster
3 1 (2.44%) KVM
3 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 40 (97.56%) Puppet
2 8 (19.51%) CFEngine
3 7 (17.07%) Nagios
4 5 (12.20%) Vagrant
5 4 (9.76%) Ansible
5 4 (9.76%) Munin
6 2 (4.88%) Salt
6 2 (4.88%) ZABBIX
6 2 (4.88%) Cacti
7 1 (2.44%) SCCM
7 1 (2.44%) OpenSSO
7 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (26.83%) Oracle
2 6 (14.63%) Sybase
2 6 (14.63%) Google
3 4 (9.76%) Talend
3 4 (9.76%) Jaspersoft
3 4 (9.76%) JBoss
4 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) SaltStack
5 2 (4.88%) New Relic
6 1 (2.44%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) Zend
6 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco
6 1 (2.44%) IBM
6 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.44%) Sun
6 1 (2.44%) Citrix
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