Period
to 18 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 61 60
Rank change year-on-year +37 -1 +59
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 226 90 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.47% 3.64% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.08% 3.92% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 90 30 59
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -2.56%
10th Percentile £31,125 £34,750 £28,050
90th Percentile £66,625 £64,000 £66,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% +11.11% -10.00%

DevOps is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,490 2,296 2,382
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.29% 92.81% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,561 1,432 1,466
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Edinburgh

DevOps
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Edinburgh

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing DevOps 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 DevOps.

1 108 (47.79%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (41.59%) Linux
3 92 (40.71%) Ansible
4 90 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (34.07%) Jenkins
6 74 (32.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 71 (31.42%) Continuous Integration
8 67 (29.65%) Python
9 61 (26.99%) Windows
10 59 (26.11%) Puppet
11 58 (25.66%) Opscode Chef
12 48 (21.24%) Git (software)
13 44 (19.47%) Docker
14 41 (18.14%) Continuous Delivery
15 40 (17.70%) Microservices
16 39 (17.26%) Unix
16 39 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
17 38 (16.81%) Google Cloud Platform
18 36 (15.93%) Subversion
18 36 (15.93%) Software Engineering
19 35 (15.49%) JIRA
20 34 (15.04%) Terraform
20 34 (15.04%) SaaS
21 33 (14.60%) GCP
22 32 (14.16%) Java
23 31 (13.72%) Finance
23 31 (13.72%) Scrum
24 30 (13.27%) Open Source
24 30 (13.27%) Octopus Deploy
25 28 (12.39%) Splunk

DevOps
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 9 (3.98%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.54%) SAS
3 7 (3.10%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.21%) Confluence
5 4 (1.77%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.33%) JBoss
7 2 (0.88%) Apache
7 2 (0.88%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.88%) Cloud Foundry
7 2 (0.88%) WildFly
8 1 (0.44%) CICS
8 1 (0.44%) IIS
8 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 108 (47.79%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (32.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (16.81%) Google Cloud Platform
4 34 (15.04%) SaaS
5 27 (11.95%) PaaS
6 25 (11.06%) IaaS
7 13 (5.75%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.10%) CloudFront
8 7 (3.10%) GitHub
9 5 (2.21%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (1.77%) NuGet
11 3 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (1.33%) Office 365
12 2 (0.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 2 (0.88%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.44%) Route 53
13 1 (0.44%) Serverless
13 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.75%) Firewall
2 4 (1.77%) DNS
2 4 (1.77%) LAN
2 4 (1.77%) VPN
2 4 (1.77%) WAN
3 3 (1.33%) HTTP
3 3 (1.33%) SAN
4 2 (0.88%) Network Security
4 2 (0.88%) SSL
5 1 (0.44%) DHCP
5 1 (0.44%) Internet
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.19%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (5.75%) DB2
3 11 (4.87%) NoSQL
4 10 (4.42%) SQL Server
5 9 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (3.54%) BusinessObjects
6 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
6 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (2.21%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.44%) Big Data
10 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 77 (34.07%) Jenkins
2 48 (21.24%) Git (software)
3 39 (17.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 36 (15.93%) Subversion
5 35 (15.49%) JIRA
6 30 (13.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 27 (11.95%) GoCD
8 26 (11.50%) IBM UrbanCode
9 25 (11.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 14 (6.19%) Selenium
11 13 (5.75%) Maven
12 12 (5.31%) TeamCity
13 10 (4.42%) GitLab
14 8 (3.54%) Artifactory
15 6 (2.65%) Visual Studio
16 5 (2.21%) LoadRunner
16 5 (2.21%) SpecFlow
16 5 (2.21%) Visual Studio Team System
17 4 (1.77%) CMake
17 4 (1.77%) MSBuild
General
1 31 (13.72%) Finance
2 10 (4.42%) Banking
3 3 (1.33%) Advertising
3 3 (1.33%) Games
3 3 (1.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.44%) Digital Economy
4 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (21.24%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (17.70%) Consultant
3 37 (16.37%) Senior DevOps
4 29 (12.83%) DevOps Consultant
5 25 (11.06%) Developer
5 25 (11.06%) Senior Consultant
5 25 (11.06%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 22 (9.73%) Architect
7 18 (7.96%) Cloud Architect
8 17 (7.52%) Software Engineer
9 11 (4.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Automation Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 9 (3.98%) Software Developer
11 8 (3.54%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (3.54%) Senior Developer
11 8 (3.54%) Technical Architect
12 7 (3.10%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (2.65%) IT Manager
13 6 (2.65%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (11.95%) Elastic Stack
2 19 (8.41%) .NET
3 16 (7.08%) HTML
4 14 (6.19%) JSON
4 14 (6.19%) React
5 11 (4.87%) AngularJS
5 11 (4.87%) HTML5
6 9 (3.98%) Web Services
7 8 (3.54%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.54%) CSS
7 8 (3.54%) jQuery
8 7 (3.10%) Node.js
8 7 (3.10%) Spring
9 6 (2.65%) Django
9 6 (2.65%) Hibernate
10 5 (2.21%) RESTful
11 4 (1.77%) Laravel
11 4 (1.77%) Middleware
11 4 (1.77%) Symfony
11 4 (1.77%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.64%) Public Cloud
2 11 (4.87%) DataPower
3 9 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.98%) Enterprise Cloud
4 8 (3.54%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.65%) User Experience
6 5 (2.21%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.77%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.77%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.77%) Data Centre
7 4 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.77%) Robotics
8 3 (1.33%) Fintech
8 3 (1.33%) PMI
9 2 (0.88%) Blog
9 2 (0.88%) FMCG
9 2 (0.88%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 94 (41.59%) Linux
2 61 (26.99%) Windows
3 39 (17.26%) Unix
4 12 (5.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.42%) CentOS
6 9 (3.98%) AIX
7 8 (3.54%) HPUX
7 8 (3.54%) Solaris
8 4 (1.77%) Debian
8 4 (1.77%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (39.82%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (31.42%) Continuous Integration
3 41 (18.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 40 (17.70%) Microservices
5 36 (15.93%) Software Engineering
6 31 (13.72%) Scrum
7 30 (13.27%) Open Source
8 28 (12.39%) Project Management
9 25 (11.06%) Customer Engagement
10 23 (10.18%) Configuration Management
10 23 (10.18%) Test Automation
11 18 (7.96%) TDD
12 15 (6.64%) Service Delivery
13 14 (6.19%) Change Management
14 13 (5.75%) Migration
14 13 (5.75%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (5.31%) Data Management
15 12 (5.31%) Kanban
16 11 (4.87%) Coaching
16 11 (4.87%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (29.65%) Python
2 32 (14.16%) Java
3 27 (11.95%) JavaScript
4 26 (11.50%) PowerShell
5 19 (8.41%) Bash Shell
6 18 (7.96%) C#
7 17 (7.52%) SQL
8 16 (7.08%) Ruby
9 11 (4.87%) PHP
10 5 (2.21%) C++
11 4 (1.77%) Go
11 4 (1.77%) Java 8
12 3 (1.33%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.44%) COBOL
13 1 (0.44%) Perl
13 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.96%) Degree
2 8 (3.54%) AWS Certification
3 7 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.33%) CAPM
4 3 (1.33%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.33%) PMP
5 2 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (14.60%) GCP
2 12 (5.31%) QA
3 5 (2.21%) SLA
4 2 (0.88%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 44 (19.47%) Docker
2 5 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.88%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 92 (40.71%) Ansible
2 59 (26.11%) Puppet
3 58 (25.66%) Opscode Chef
4 34 (15.04%) Terraform
5 26 (11.50%) Kubernetes
6 25 (11.06%) Consul
6 25 (11.06%) Rundeck
7 8 (3.54%) Tivoli
7 8 (3.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 4 (1.77%) Nagios
8 4 (1.77%) yum
9 2 (0.88%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.88%) Packer
10 1 (0.44%) Cacti
Vendors
1 28 (12.39%) Splunk
2 25 (11.06%) Delphix
2 25 (11.06%) RedGate
2 25 (11.06%) ServiceNow
3 19 (8.41%) Microsoft
4 16 (7.08%) VMware
5 11 (4.87%) IBM
6 10 (4.42%) Google
6 10 (4.42%) Oracle
7 9 (3.98%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.54%) Hitachi
8 8 (3.54%) Hortonworks
9 5 (2.21%) Veeam
9 5 (2.21%) Zerto
10 4 (1.77%) AppDynamics
10 4 (1.77%) Atlassian
10 4 (1.77%) New Relic
10 4 (1.77%) Rackspace
11 3 (1.33%) Cisco
11 3 (1.33%) Sybase