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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 114 157 148
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -9
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 52 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.56% 0.095% 0.065%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.53% 1.86% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 0
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
221 161 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.64% 5.12% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 135 88 118
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 October 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 October 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 +10 26 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Glasgow - 22 £38,250 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 - -
Dundee - 2 £40,000 -
Puppet
UK

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 66 (83.54%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (65.82%) Java
3 39 (49.37%) Linux
4 37 (46.84%) Python
5 35 (44.30%) Jenkins
6 31 (39.24%) NoSQL
7 29 (36.71%) DevOps
8 26 (32.91%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (29.11%) Google
10 22 (27.85%) C++
10 22 (27.85%) HTTP
11 21 (26.58%) CFEngine
12 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
12 20 (25.32%) Web Services
13 19 (24.05%) C#
13 19 (24.05%) Ruby
13 19 (24.05%) Google Compute Engine
14 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
14 18 (22.78%) Java EE
14 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
14 18 (22.78%) RDBMS
15 17 (21.52%) Nagios
16 16 (20.25%) Configuration Management
16 16 (20.25%) Apache
16 16 (20.25%) Finance
17 15 (18.99%) Docker
17 15 (18.99%) QA
18 12 (15.19%) Open Source
18 12 (15.19%) Cloud Computing

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (20.25%) Apache
2 9 (11.39%) Tomcat
3 7 (8.86%) Node.js
4 6 (7.59%) nginx
4 6 (7.59%) IIS
5 4 (5.06%) Jetty
5 4 (5.06%) WebSphere
6 3 (3.80%) JBoss
7 2 (2.53%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.27%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.27%) Confluence
8 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.32%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (24.05%) Google Compute Engine
3 12 (15.19%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (13.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (12.66%) Heroku
5 10 (12.66%) OpenShift
6 8 (10.13%) SaaS
7 7 (8.86%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (5.06%) Google App Engine
9 2 (2.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (27.85%) HTTP
2 18 (22.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (6.33%) DNS
3 5 (6.33%) Internet
3 5 (6.33%) Firewall
4 4 (5.06%) IPsec
4 4 (5.06%) DHCP
4 4 (5.06%) FTP
5 3 (3.80%) SSL
6 2 (2.53%) LDAP
6 2 (2.53%) SNMP
7 1 (1.27%) Network Security
7 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (39.24%) NoSQL
2 18 (22.78%) RDBMS
2 18 (22.78%) Relational Database
3 10 (12.66%) MySQL
4 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.80%) Pentaho
6 3 (3.80%) Big Data
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server
8 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.27%) Redis
8 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (44.30%) Jenkins
2 11 (13.92%) Selenium
2 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (7.59%) Maven
4 6 (7.59%) Hudson
5 4 (5.06%) Subversion
5 4 (5.06%) Ant
6 3 (3.80%) Talend Open Studio
6 3 (3.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.53%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.53%) InstallShield
8 1 (1.27%) JIRA
8 1 (1.27%) Behat
8 1 (1.27%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.27%) Cucumber
General
1 16 (20.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.06%) German Language
2 4 (5.06%) Italian Language
2 4 (5.06%) Turkish Language
3 3 (3.80%) Games
3 3 (3.80%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.27%) Electronics
4 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Architect
2 12 (15.19%) Cloud Architect
3 10 (12.66%) QA Engineer
4 9 (11.39%) Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Java Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Development Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Operations Engineer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.53%) Software Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Configuration Management Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Deployment Engineer
10 2 (2.53%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.53%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.32%) Web Services
2 18 (22.78%) Java EE
3 11 (13.92%) .NET
4 6 (7.59%) Servlets
4 6 (7.59%) LAMP
5 4 (5.06%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.06%) Spring
5 4 (5.06%) J2EE
5 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.80%) jQuery
6 3 (3.80%) PostGIS
6 3 (3.80%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.80%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (2.53%) Django
8 1 (1.27%) REST
8 1 (1.27%) Velocity
8 1 (1.27%) Symfony
8 1 (1.27%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Open Source
2 7 (8.86%) Replication
3 4 (5.06%) Blog
4 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.80%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.53%) Social Media
5 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.27%) Wiki
6 1 (1.27%) DTV
6 1 (1.27%) GIS
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (49.37%) Linux
2 10 (12.66%) Windows
3 8 (10.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (7.59%) Ubuntu
5 5 (6.33%) UNIX
6 4 (5.06%) Solaris
7 3 (3.80%) OS/2
8 2 (2.53%) AIX
9 1 (1.27%) Debian
9 1 (1.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (36.71%) DevOps
2 26 (32.91%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (20.25%) Configuration Management
5 12 (15.19%) Automated Testing
6 9 (11.39%) Scrum
6 9 (11.39%) TDD
6 9 (11.39%) Test Scripting
7 5 (6.33%) Manual Testing
7 5 (6.33%) Workflow
7 5 (6.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (6.33%) Web Testing
7 5 (6.33%) Automation Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Black-Box Testing
8 4 (5.06%) Change Control
8 4 (5.06%) User Stories
8 4 (5.06%) Coaching
8 4 (5.06%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.06%) Database Tuning
8 4 (5.06%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (65.82%) Java
2 37 (46.84%) Python
3 22 (27.85%) C++
4 19 (24.05%) C#
4 19 (24.05%) Ruby
5 11 (13.92%) Bash Shell
5 11 (13.92%) PHP
6 7 (8.86%) SQL
6 7 (8.86%) Shell Script
7 6 (7.59%) Perl
8 3 (3.80%) C
8 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.27%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 6 (7.59%) RHCE
3 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.53%) MCITP
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.99%) QA
2 4 (5.06%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) Docker
2 8 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.06%) Xen
4 1 (1.27%) Gluster
4 1 (1.27%) KVM
4 1 (1.27%) NFS
4 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 66 (83.54%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (26.58%) CFEngine
3 17 (21.52%) Nagios
4 12 (15.19%) Ansible
5 10 (12.66%) ZABBIX
6 9 (11.39%) Vagrant
7 5 (6.33%) Salt
7 5 (6.33%) Cacti
7 5 (6.33%) Munin
8 1 (1.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Google
2 11 (13.92%) Oracle
2 11 (13.92%) Sybase
3 10 (12.66%) VMware
4 9 (11.39%) Red Hat
5 6 (7.59%) New Relic
5 6 (7.59%) Microsoft
6 5 (6.33%) SaltStack
7 3 (3.80%) HP
7 3 (3.80%) EMC
7 3 (3.80%) Talend
8 1 (1.27%) Citrix
8 1 (1.27%) Veritas
8 1 (1.27%) SAP
8 1 (1.27%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Zend
8 1 (1.27%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.27%) Rackspace
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