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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 135 149 155
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 34 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 0.62% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.18% 16.91% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 1
Average salary £52,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -10.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
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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
224 136 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.03% 3.66% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 142 91 112
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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 +20 26 £48,750 +37.32% 12
Glasgow +7 10 £79,500 +67.36% 3
Opscode Chef
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 81 (97.59%) Puppet
2 63 (75.90%) Linux
3 62 (74.70%) Python
4 54 (65.06%) Finance
5 53 (63.86%) Java
6 48 (57.83%) Configuration Management
7 37 (44.58%) Amazon AWS
7 37 (44.58%) DevOps
8 35 (42.17%) Degree
9 32 (38.55%) Web Services
10 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
11 28 (33.73%) Banking
12 26 (31.33%) Ruby
12 26 (31.33%) Telecoms
13 23 (27.71%) Nagios
14 19 (22.89%) VMware
15 18 (21.69%) Scrum
15 18 (21.69%) Amazon EC2
16 15 (18.07%) Jenkins
16 15 (18.07%) Graphite
16 15 (18.07%) Munin
16 15 (18.07%) Windows
17 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
18 13 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
18 13 (15.66%) SDLC
19 12 (14.46%) Black-Box Testing
19 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
19 12 (14.46%) QA
19 12 (14.46%) Selenium
19 12 (14.46%) Web Testing

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 8 (9.64%) Apache
2 7 (8.43%) Tomcat
2 7 (8.43%) JBoss
3 5 (6.02%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.41%) SAS
5 1 (1.20%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 37 (44.58%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (21.69%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.82%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.61%) SaaS
5 2 (2.41%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.05%) HTTP
1 10 (12.05%) SAN
2 8 (9.64%) SNMP
3 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
3 7 (8.43%) DNS
3 7 (8.43%) Firewall
3 7 (8.43%) SMTP
4 6 (7.23%) NAS
5 4 (4.82%) LDAP
5 4 (4.82%) SSL
6 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) Big Data
2 4 (4.82%) Hadoop
2 4 (4.82%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.61%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) DB2
4 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.41%) HBase
4 2 (2.41%) Mahout
4 2 (2.41%) Sqoop
4 2 (2.41%) Triplestore
4 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.41%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (18.07%) Jenkins
2 12 (14.46%) Selenium
2 12 (14.46%) Ant
3 4 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.41%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.20%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.20%) Subversion
General
1 54 (65.06%) Finance
2 28 (33.73%) Banking
3 26 (31.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (28.92%) DevOps Engineer
2 14 (16.87%) Developer
3 12 (14.46%) QA Engineer
4 8 (9.64%) Systems Administrator
4 8 (9.64%) Administrator
5 7 (8.43%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (6.02%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (2.41%) Big Data Architect
9 2 (2.41%) Cloud Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.41%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (2.41%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (2.41%) Data Architect
9 2 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.41%) DevOps Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) Web Services
2 6 (7.23%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) X-Windows
3 3 (3.61%) HTML
3 3 (3.61%) XML
4 2 (2.41%) Middleware
4 2 (2.41%) Backbone.js
4 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.41%) MLlib
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.61%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.41%) Social Media
3 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.20%) Replication
4 1 (1.20%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 63 (75.90%) Linux
2 15 (18.07%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) UNIX
4 4 (4.82%) Ubuntu
5 3 (3.61%) CentOS
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (57.83%) Configuration Management
2 37 (44.58%) DevOps
3 18 (21.69%) Scrum
4 14 (16.87%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (15.66%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (15.66%) SDLC
6 12 (14.46%) Web Testing
6 12 (14.46%) Test Scripting
6 12 (14.46%) Black-Box Testing
6 12 (14.46%) TDD
6 12 (14.46%) Regression Testing
7 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
8 7 (8.43%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (7.23%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (7.23%) Strategic Planning
9 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.02%) Information Security
10 5 (6.02%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.41%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 62 (74.70%) Python
2 53 (63.86%) Java
3 30 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 26 (31.33%) Ruby
5 12 (14.46%) PowerShell
6 10 (12.05%) Perl
7 7 (8.43%) SQL
8 3 (3.61%) PHP
9 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.41%) R
Qualifications
1 35 (42.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) QA
2 5 (6.02%) SLA
2 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.05%) VMware ESX
1 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.02%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.41%) Apache Flume
4 1 (1.20%) Docker
4 1 (1.20%) NFS
Systems Management
1 81 (97.59%) Puppet
2 23 (27.71%) Nagios
3 15 (18.07%) Munin
3 15 (18.07%) Graphite
4 7 (8.43%) Ansible
4 7 (8.43%) Capistrano
5 2 (2.41%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) VMware
2 8 (9.64%) Splunk
3 6 (7.23%) Veritas
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.02%) F5
5 4 (4.82%) Rackspace
5 4 (4.82%) Oracle
6 3 (3.61%) Perforce
7 2 (2.41%) Teradata
7 2 (2.41%) Cognos
7 2 (2.41%) Informatica
7 2 (2.41%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (2.41%) Talend
7 2 (2.41%) Vertica
7 2 (2.41%) Netezza
7 2 (2.41%) Greenplum
8 1 (1.20%) Google
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