Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 106 117
Rank change year-on-year +46 +11 +20
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 93 46 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.69% 1.74% 0.96%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.15% 15.13% 12.92%
Number of salaries quoted 34 36 18
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £65,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.92% +44.44% -5.26%
10th Percentile £30,300 £36,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £50,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +38.89% -

Ansible is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 319 304 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.64% 11.53% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 200 188 110
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +19.32% -2.22%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,675 £28,400
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.63% +9.66% +3.53%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Edinburgh

Ansible
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ansible in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Ansible in Edinburgh

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Ansible also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 76 (81.72%) DevOps
2 63 (67.74%) Linux
3 62 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (63.44%) Opscode Chef
5 57 (61.29%) Puppet
6 53 (56.99%) Terraform
7 51 (54.84%) Jenkins
8 47 (50.54%) Microsoft Azure
9 39 (41.94%) Git (software)
10 37 (39.78%) Python
10 37 (39.78%) Docker
11 35 (37.63%) Google Cloud Platform
12 34 (36.56%) GCP
13 33 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (33.33%) Splunk
14 31 (33.33%) Windows
15 30 (32.26%) Elastic Stack
15 30 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
16 28 (30.11%) Microservices
16 28 (30.11%) GoCD
16 28 (30.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 28 (30.11%) Subversion
17 27 (29.03%) JIRA
17 27 (29.03%) ServiceNow
18 26 (27.96%) Rundeck
18 26 (27.96%) SaaS
18 26 (27.96%) Unix
19 25 (26.88%) Team Foundation Server
19 25 (26.88%) Customer Engagement
19 25 (26.88%) Consul

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.45%) JBoss
1 6 (6.45%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.30%) WildFly
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Pig
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.15%) Apache
4 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 62 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 47 (50.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (37.63%) Google Cloud Platform
4 26 (27.96%) SaaS
5 12 (12.90%) IaaS
5 12 (12.90%) PaaS
6 7 (7.53%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (5.38%) CloudFront
8 4 (4.30%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (3.23%) Serverless
10 2 (2.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (2.15%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (2.15%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (2.15%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (2.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (2.15%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (2.15%) Datadog
10 2 (2.15%) GitHub
10 2 (2.15%) OpenShift
10 2 (2.15%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) Firewall
2 6 (6.45%) VPN
3 1 (1.08%) DNS
3 1 (1.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) Big Data
2 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.15%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.15%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (54.84%) Jenkins
2 39 (41.94%) Git (software)
3 28 (30.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 28 (30.11%) GoCD
3 28 (30.11%) Subversion
4 27 (29.03%) JIRA
5 25 (26.88%) IBM UrbanCode
5 25 (26.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (26.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (11.83%) Maven
7 10 (10.75%) GitLab
8 9 (9.68%) Vagrant
9 4 (4.30%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.23%) Artifactory
10 3 (3.23%) RSpec
10 3 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
11 2 (2.15%) GCC
11 2 (2.15%) Travis CI
12 1 (1.08%) Mockito
General
1 4 (4.30%) Billing
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (34.41%) Senior DevOps
2 29 (31.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 25 (26.88%) Consultant
3 25 (26.88%) DevOps Consultant
3 25 (26.88%) Senior Consultant
3 25 (26.88%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 12 (12.90%) Cloud Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Azure Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Analyst
7 6 (6.45%) Architect
7 6 (6.45%) Automation Engineer
7 6 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
8 5 (5.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Python Engineer
9 4 (4.30%) SaaS Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (32.26%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (11.83%) JSON
3 9 (9.68%) Node.js
4 5 (5.38%) RESTful
5 4 (4.30%) CSS
5 4 (4.30%) Flask
5 4 (4.30%) HTML
5 4 (4.30%) Kafka
5 4 (4.30%) Web Services
6 2 (2.15%) React
6 2 (2.15%) Spring
6 2 (2.15%) Velocity
7 1 (1.08%) Flash
7 1 (1.08%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.08%) Middleware
7 1 (1.08%) PostGIS
7 1 (1.08%) SOAP
7 1 (1.08%) Spring Boot
7 1 (1.08%) Struts
7 1 (1.08%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.53%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.45%) Enterprise Cloud
2 6 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (6.45%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.38%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.15%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 63 (67.74%) Linux
2 31 (33.33%) Windows
3 26 (27.96%) Unix
4 13 (13.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (9.68%) CentOS
6 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (81.72%) DevOps
2 33 (35.48%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (32.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 28 (30.11%) Microservices
5 25 (26.88%) Customer Engagement
5 25 (26.88%) Open Source
6 19 (20.43%) Configuration Management
7 16 (17.20%) Software Engineering
8 9 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.68%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.45%) Analytics
9 6 (6.45%) Business Analysis
9 6 (6.45%) Change Management
9 6 (6.45%) Deployment Automation
9 6 (6.45%) Project Management
9 6 (6.45%) Time Management
10 5 (5.38%) Test Automation
11 4 (4.30%) API Design
11 4 (4.30%) ETL
11 4 (4.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.78%) Python
2 23 (24.73%) Java
3 14 (15.05%) Bash Shell
4 12 (12.90%) PowerShell
5 11 (11.83%) Ruby
6 10 (10.75%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.60%) Go
8 6 (6.45%) SQL
9 3 (3.23%) Perl
10 2 (2.15%) Scala
11 1 (1.08%) C#
11 1 (1.08%) Java 8
11 1 (1.08%) Java 9
11 1 (1.08%) PHP
11 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.75%) Degree
2 6 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (36.56%) GCP
2 2 (2.15%) SLA
3 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 37 (39.78%) Docker
2 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (63.44%) Opscode Chef
2 57 (61.29%) Puppet
3 53 (56.99%) Terraform
4 26 (27.96%) Rundeck
5 25 (26.88%) Consul
6 23 (24.73%) Kubernetes
7 8 (8.60%) Salt
8 6 (6.45%) Rancher
9 5 (5.38%) Packer
10 4 (4.30%) Cacti
10 4 (4.30%) Capistrano
11 3 (3.23%) Mesos
12 2 (2.15%) Grafana
12 2 (2.15%) Oozie
12 2 (2.15%) Prometheus
12 2 (2.15%) Sysdig
13 1 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Splunk
2 27 (29.03%) ServiceNow
3 25 (26.88%) Delphix
3 25 (26.88%) RedGate
4 9 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 4 (4.30%) Perforce
5 4 (4.30%) SaltStack
5 4 (4.30%) VMware
6 3 (3.23%) AppDynamics
6 3 (3.23%) Google
7 2 (2.15%) F5
7 2 (2.15%) Remedy
8 1 (1.08%) New Relic