The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 122 158 148
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 33 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.07% 0.24% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.23% 4.79% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Puppet
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
181 167 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.88% 5.11% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 104 89 115
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Puppet
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Scotland

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Puppet Salary Histogram in Scotland

Puppet
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 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 16 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Glasgow - 15 £42,500 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Puppet 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 Puppet.

1 68 (81.93%) Opscode Chef
2 51 (61.45%) Java
3 49 (59.04%) Linux
4 42 (50.60%) Python
5 33 (39.76%) Jenkins
5 33 (39.76%) DevOps
6 26 (31.33%) Ruby
6 26 (31.33%) Amazon AWS
6 26 (31.33%) NoSQL
7 25 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (26.51%) Web Services
9 20 (24.10%) Configuration Management
9 20 (24.10%) Finance
9 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (24.10%) Google
10 19 (22.89%) HTTP
10 19 (22.89%) Nagios
10 19 (22.89%) Google Cloud Platform
11 16 (19.28%) Apache
12 15 (18.07%) C++
12 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
12 15 (18.07%) Selenium
12 15 (18.07%) Bash Shell
12 15 (18.07%) CFEngine
12 15 (18.07%) Google Compute Engine
13 14 (16.87%) C#
13 14 (16.87%) RDBMS
13 14 (16.87%) Java EE
13 14 (16.87%) QA
13 14 (16.87%) Relational Database

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Puppet 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 Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (19.28%) Apache
2 11 (13.25%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.05%) Node.js
4 8 (9.64%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.43%) IIS
5 7 (8.43%) nginx
6 6 (7.23%) JBoss
7 4 (4.82%) Jetty
8 2 (2.41%) Confluence
8 2 (2.41%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.20%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (31.33%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (22.89%) Google Cloud Platform
3 15 (18.07%) Google Compute Engine
4 11 (13.25%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (13.25%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (10.84%) SaaS
6 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (7.23%) Heroku
7 6 (7.23%) OpenShift
8 4 (4.82%) Google App Engine
9 2 (2.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (22.89%) HTTP
2 15 (18.07%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.02%) DNS
3 5 (6.02%) SAN
3 5 (6.02%) Firewall
4 4 (4.82%) IPsec
4 4 (4.82%) Internet
4 4 (4.82%) DHCP
4 4 (4.82%) FTP
5 2 (2.41%) LDAP
5 2 (2.41%) SSL
5 2 (2.41%) SNMP
6 1 (1.20%) SMTP
6 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.33%) NoSQL
2 14 (16.87%) RDBMS
2 14 (16.87%) Relational Database
3 8 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (8.43%) MySQL
4 7 (8.43%) Hadoop
5 6 (7.23%) Big Data
5 6 (7.23%) Pentaho
6 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.20%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (39.76%) Jenkins
2 15 (18.07%) Selenium
3 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (10.84%) Maven
5 6 (7.23%) Hudson
5 6 (7.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 6 (7.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 5 (6.02%) Ant
6 5 (6.02%) Subversion
7 4 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (4.82%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.61%) InstallShield
8 3 (3.61%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.41%) JIRA
10 1 (1.20%) Behat
10 1 (1.20%) QUnit
10 1 (1.20%) PHPUnit
10 1 (1.20%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.20%) JUnit
General
1 20 (24.10%) Finance
2 5 (6.02%) Banking
3 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.82%) German Language
3 4 (4.82%) Italian Language
3 4 (4.82%) Turkish Language
4 3 (3.61%) Games
5 2 (2.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (18.07%) Architect
2 9 (10.84%) Developer
2 9 (10.84%) QA Engineer
2 9 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (9.64%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (9.64%) Systems Administrator
3 8 (9.64%) Administrator
4 7 (8.43%) Java Architect
5 4 (4.82%) Development Engineer
5 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (3.61%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Java Developer
7 2 (2.41%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (2.41%) UNIX Engineer
7 2 (2.41%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (2.41%) Team Leader
7 2 (2.41%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (2.41%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (2.41%) UNIX Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (26.51%) Web Services
2 14 (16.87%) Java EE
3 11 (13.25%) .NET
4 6 (7.23%) Hibernate
4 6 (7.23%) Spring
4 6 (7.23%) jQuery
4 6 (7.23%) PostGIS
4 6 (7.23%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.02%) Servlets
6 4 (4.82%) J2EE
6 4 (4.82%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.82%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (4.82%) LAMP
7 3 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (2.41%) Django
9 1 (1.20%) REST
9 1 (1.20%) Velocity
9 1 (1.20%) Symfony
9 1 (1.20%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) Open Source
2 6 (7.23%) Data Integration
3 5 (6.02%) Replication
4 4 (4.82%) Blog
5 2 (2.41%) Social Media
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 49 (59.04%) Linux
2 11 (13.25%) Windows
2 11 (13.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (8.43%) Ubuntu
4 6 (7.23%) UNIX
5 4 (4.82%) AIX
5 4 (4.82%) Solaris
6 3 (3.61%) OS/2
7 2 (2.41%) CentOS
8 1 (1.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (39.76%) DevOps
2 25 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (24.10%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.10%) Configuration Management
4 12 (14.46%) Automated Testing
5 9 (10.84%) Scrum
5 9 (10.84%) Test Scripting
6 7 (8.43%) TDD
7 6 (7.23%) MapReduce
8 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
8 5 (6.02%) Web Testing
8 5 (6.02%) Workflow
8 5 (6.02%) Regression Testing
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.02%) Black-Box Testing
9 4 (4.82%) User Stories
9 4 (4.82%) Automation Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Coaching
9 4 (4.82%) Manual Testing
10 3 (3.61%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 51 (61.45%) Java
2 42 (50.60%) Python
3 26 (31.33%) Ruby
4 15 (18.07%) C++
4 15 (18.07%) Bash Shell
5 14 (16.87%) C#
6 13 (15.66%) PHP
7 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
8 10 (12.05%) Perl
9 9 (10.84%) Shell Script
10 8 (9.64%) SQL
11 4 (4.82%) Korn
12 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.41%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (12.05%) Degree
2 4 (4.82%) RHCE
3 2 (2.41%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.41%) MCITP
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (16.87%) QA
2 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (16.87%) Docker
2 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.82%) vSphere
3 4 (4.82%) PowerHA
3 4 (4.82%) Xen
4 1 (1.20%) NFS
4 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 68 (81.93%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (22.89%) Nagios
3 15 (18.07%) CFEngine
4 11 (13.25%) Ansible
5 10 (12.05%) ZABBIX
6 8 (9.64%) Munin
7 6 (7.23%) Graphite
8 5 (6.02%) Vagrant
8 5 (6.02%) Salt
9 4 (4.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 4 (4.82%) NetBackup
10 3 (3.61%) Cacti
11 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 20 (24.10%) Google
2 13 (15.66%) VMware
2 13 (15.66%) Red Hat
3 10 (12.05%) Oracle
4 7 (8.43%) Sybase
4 7 (8.43%) EMC
5 6 (7.23%) Talend
5 6 (7.23%) New Relic
5 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.02%) HP
6 5 (6.02%) SaltStack
7 4 (4.82%) Dell
7 4 (4.82%) Symantec
7 4 (4.82%) Sun
7 4 (4.82%) IBM
8 1 (1.20%) Zend
8 1 (1.20%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.20%) Rackspace
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