Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 69 96
Rank change year-on-year +10 +27 +15
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 83 79 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.00% 3.12% 2.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.32% 30.50% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 31 39 32
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -30.77% +30.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £26,250 £37,325
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - -16.67% +20.00%

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 235 259 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.34% 10.23% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 109 170 184
Edinburgh median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £29,150 £26,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £76,350 £67,500 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,600 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.80% +5.26% +11.76%

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 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 67 (80.72%) DevOps
2 62 (74.70%) Linux
3 58 (69.88%) Azure
3 58 (69.88%) Jenkins
4 56 (67.47%) Opscode Chef
5 54 (65.06%) AWS
6 50 (60.24%) Terraform
7 48 (57.83%) Kubernetes
8 44 (53.01%) Puppet
9 41 (49.40%) GCP
10 38 (45.78%) Python
10 38 (45.78%) Unix
11 36 (43.37%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (39.76%) ServiceNow
12 33 (39.76%) Docker
12 33 (39.76%) Splunk
12 33 (39.76%) Bash Shell
13 32 (38.55%) PowerShell
13 32 (38.55%) Windows
13 32 (38.55%) Java
14 31 (37.35%) Node.js
15 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
16 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
17 24 (28.92%) C++
17 24 (28.92%) Microservices
18 23 (27.71%) Go
19 22 (26.51%) Open Source
19 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
19 22 (26.51%) Google
20 21 (25.30%) Team Foundation Server

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 8 (9.64%) WebSphere
2 5 (6.02%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.61%) Apache
4 2 (2.41%) nginx
5 1 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (1.20%) JBoss
5 1 (1.20%) Jetty
5 1 (1.20%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 58 (69.88%) Azure
2 54 (65.06%) AWS
3 41 (49.40%) GCP
4 10 (12.05%) GitHub
4 10 (12.05%) IaaS
5 5 (6.02%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (6.02%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.61%) PaaS
7 2 (2.41%) OpenShift
7 2 (2.41%) SaaS
8 1 (1.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.07%) Firewall
2 4 (4.82%) DNS
3 3 (3.61%) BGP
3 3 (3.61%) Junos
3 3 (3.61%) MPLS
3 3 (3.61%) OSPF
3 3 (3.61%) RSVP
3 3 (3.61%) VPLS
4 2 (2.41%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) HTTP
5 1 (1.20%) Network Security
5 1 (1.20%) PPTP
5 1 (1.20%) SSH
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (2.41%) MySQL
1 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (2.41%) Redis
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon Aurora
Development Applications
1 58 (69.88%) Jenkins
2 26 (31.33%) Git (software)
3 21 (25.30%) IBM UrbanCode
3 21 (25.30%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (24.10%) PhantomJS
5 16 (19.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (16.87%) JIRA
6 14 (16.87%) Subversion
7 13 (15.66%) GoCD
7 13 (15.66%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.20%) JUnit
8 1 (1.20%) Maven
8 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 13 (15.66%) Law
3 8 (9.64%) Banking
4 3 (3.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (56.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (24.10%) Security Engineer
3 17 (20.48%) Consultant
3 17 (20.48%) Senior DevOps
4 15 (18.07%) DevOps Consultant
5 14 (16.87%) Senior Consultant
6 13 (15.66%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 6 (7.23%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Lead DevOps
8 5 (6.02%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Azure Specialist
9 4 (4.82%) Lead DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Network Operations Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Platform Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.61%) Technical Specialist
11 2 (2.41%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (37.35%) Node.js
2 16 (19.28%) Elastic Stack
3 11 (13.25%) .NET
4 8 (9.64%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.02%) JSON
5 5 (6.02%) YAML
6 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.61%) RESTful
6 3 (3.61%) Spring
7 2 (2.41%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.41%) Middleware
7 2 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.20%) Java EE
8 1 (1.20%) LAMP
8 1 (1.20%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.02%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.61%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.61%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.20%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 62 (74.70%) Linux
2 38 (45.78%) Unix
3 32 (38.55%) Windows
4 11 (13.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.84%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.41%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (80.72%) DevOps
2 36 (43.37%) Problem-Solving
3 24 (28.92%) Microservices
4 22 (26.51%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (26.51%) Open Source
5 21 (25.30%) Analytics
6 20 (24.10%) Cybersecurity
6 20 (24.10%) Data Security
6 20 (24.10%) Infrastructure as Code
6 20 (24.10%) Security Operations
6 20 (24.10%) SIEM
6 20 (24.10%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (24.10%) Threat Management
6 20 (24.10%) Use Case
7 19 (22.89%) Software Engineering
8 18 (21.69%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (16.87%) Configuration Management
10 13 (15.66%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (15.66%) Customer Engagement
11 10 (12.05%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.78%) Python
2 33 (39.76%) Bash Shell
3 32 (38.55%) Java
3 32 (38.55%) PowerShell
4 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
5 24 (28.92%) C++
6 23 (27.71%) Go
7 15 (18.07%) Groovy
8 3 (3.61%) Ruby
8 3 (3.61%) SQL
9 2 (2.41%) Perl
10 1 (1.20%) C
10 1 (1.20%) C#
10 1 (1.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) CCNA
2 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.61%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 33 (39.76%) Docker
2 7 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Dovecot
3 1 (1.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.20%) KVM
3 1 (1.20%) Postfix
3 1 (1.20%) SpamAssassin
3 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 56 (67.47%) Opscode Chef
2 50 (60.24%) Terraform
3 48 (57.83%) Kubernetes
4 44 (53.01%) Puppet
5 13 (15.66%) Consul
5 13 (15.66%) Rundeck
6 3 (3.61%) FortiGate
6 3 (3.61%) ZABBIX
7 2 (2.41%) Grafana
7 2 (2.41%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.20%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.20%) Packer
Vendors
1 33 (39.76%) ServiceNow
1 33 (39.76%) Splunk
2 22 (26.51%) Google
3 20 (24.10%) CyberArk
3 20 (24.10%) Symantec
4 13 (15.66%) Delphix
4 13 (15.66%) RedGate
5 11 (13.25%) Red Hat
6 7 (8.43%) VMware
7 3 (3.61%) Oracle
8 2 (2.41%) Cisco
8 2 (2.41%) Juniper
9 1 (1.20%) Atlassian