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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 115 163 145
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -18
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 45 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.45% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.84% 2.94% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £37,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
197 204 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.35% 5.87% 6.09%
Number of salaries quoted 125 122 82
Average salary £46,000 £36,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.89% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £58,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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 +25 26 £47,500 +28.37% 4
Glasgow - 19 £50,000 - 5
Opscode Chef
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Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 74 (97.37%) Puppet
2 57 (75.00%) Python
3 51 (67.11%) Linux
3 51 (67.11%) Java
4 46 (60.53%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (52.63%) Finance
6 32 (42.11%) Web Services
7 30 (39.47%) DevOps
8 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
8 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
9 27 (35.53%) Ruby
10 21 (27.63%) Degree
11 19 (25.00%) Banking
12 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
12 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
13 16 (21.05%) Graphite
13 16 (21.05%) Nagios
13 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (21.05%) Munin
14 15 (19.74%) Amazon EC2
15 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (17.11%) Selenium
15 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
16 11 (14.47%) Docker
16 11 (14.47%) Windows
16 11 (14.47%) HTTP
17 10 (13.16%) SaaS
18 9 (11.84%) Hadoop
18 9 (11.84%) QA
18 9 (11.84%) Google

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (10.53%) Apache
2 7 (9.21%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.21%) JBoss
3 6 (7.89%) Node.js
4 5 (6.58%) IIS
5 4 (5.26%) nginx
6 2 (2.63%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.63%) Confluence
7 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 46 (60.53%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (19.74%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (13.16%) SaaS
4 7 (9.21%) Google Compute Engine
4 7 (9.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (2.63%) PaaS
6 2 (2.63%) Heroku
6 2 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) HTTP
2 5 (6.58%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.58%) DNS
2 5 (6.58%) SMTP
2 5 (6.58%) Firewall
3 3 (3.95%) NAS
3 3 (3.95%) SNMP
3 3 (3.95%) SAN
4 2 (2.63%) LDAP
4 2 (2.63%) SSL
5 1 (1.32%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) NoSQL
2 9 (11.84%) Hadoop
2 9 (11.84%) Big Data
3 7 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 6 (7.89%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.89%) Pentaho
5 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
6 4 (5.26%) MySQL
7 2 (2.63%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.32%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Jenkins
2 13 (17.11%) Selenium
3 8 (10.53%) Ant
4 6 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.89%) Talend Open Studio
5 5 (6.58%) Maven
5 5 (6.58%) Subversion
5 5 (6.58%) TeamCity
5 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (6.58%) InstallShield
6 4 (5.26%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.63%) JIRA
7 2 (2.63%) Hudson
General
1 40 (52.63%) Finance
2 19 (25.00%) Banking
3 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (21.05%) Developer
2 11 (14.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (10.53%) Architect
3 8 (10.53%) QA Engineer
4 4 (5.26%) Python Developer
4 4 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (3.95%) Java Architect
5 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
5 3 (3.95%) Administrator
5 3 (3.95%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (3.95%) Senior Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Network Engineer
6 2 (2.63%) Junior
6 2 (2.63%) Software Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Java Developer
6 2 (2.63%) Team Leader
6 2 (2.63%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (2.63%) Development Engineer
6 2 (2.63%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (42.11%) Web Services
2 6 (7.89%) PostGIS
2 6 (7.89%) AngularJS
2 6 (7.89%) Hibernate
2 6 (7.89%) jQuery
2 6 (7.89%) Java EE
2 6 (7.89%) Spring
3 5 (6.58%) .NET
4 3 (3.95%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (3.95%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.32%) Backbone.js
5 1 (1.32%) Django
5 1 (1.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Open Source
2 6 (7.89%) Data Integration
3 3 (3.95%) Social Media
3 3 (3.95%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.32%) Xbox
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 51 (67.11%) Linux
2 11 (14.47%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) CentOS
3 2 (2.63%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (39.47%) DevOps
2 29 (38.16%) Configuration Management
3 16 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (11.84%) TDD
5 9 (11.84%) Scrum
6 8 (10.53%) Black-Box Testing
6 8 (10.53%) Regression Testing
6 8 (10.53%) Web Testing
6 8 (10.53%) Test Scripting
7 6 (7.89%) MapReduce
7 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.26%) Automated Testing
9 3 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.95%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (3.95%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (2.63%) Load Testing
10 2 (2.63%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (75.00%) Python
2 51 (67.11%) Java
3 29 (38.16%) JavaScript
4 27 (35.53%) Ruby
5 8 (10.53%) PHP
5 8 (10.53%) SQL
6 7 (9.21%) C++
7 6 (7.89%) C#
7 6 (7.89%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.63%) Perl
9 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (27.63%) Degree
2 2 (2.63%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) Docker
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.95%) VMware ESX
3 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.63%) NFS
Systems Management
1 74 (97.37%) Puppet
2 16 (21.05%) Graphite
2 16 (21.05%) Nagios
2 16 (21.05%) Munin
3 7 (9.21%) CFEngine
4 3 (3.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (11.84%) Google
2 6 (7.89%) Talend
3 4 (5.26%) VMware
4 3 (3.95%) Sybase
4 3 (3.95%) Veritas
5 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle
5 2 (2.63%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.32%) EMC
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