Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 39 73
Rank change year-on-year -4 +34 +40
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 134 117 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.05% 5.09% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 5.49% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 53 91 66
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.09% +23.75%
10th Percentile £26,500 £31,203 £30,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £68,125
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 £44,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.17% -11.00% +25.00%

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 2422 2132 2778
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.29% 92.70% 92.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1487 1420 1764
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +5.95%
10th Percentile £27,300 £30,000 £27,750
90th Percentile £65,400 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 14 December 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 58 (43.28%) Linux
2 57 (42.54%) Java
3 53 (39.55%) Windows
4 51 (38.06%) Test Automation
5 47 (35.07%) Jenkins
6 46 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
6 46 (34.33%) Python
7 44 (32.84%) Continuous Delivery
8 37 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (27.61%) Maven
9 36 (26.87%) Selenium
9 36 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (26.87%) .NET
10 33 (24.63%) Microsoft Azure
11 31 (23.13%) C#
12 30 (22.39%) Artifactory
13 29 (21.64%) NuGet
13 29 (21.64%) Git (software)
14 28 (20.90%) Innovative Thinking
15 27 (20.15%) SonarQube
15 27 (20.15%) Phabricator
15 27 (20.15%) Ranorex
15 27 (20.15%) CMake
15 27 (20.15%) Bugzilla
15 27 (20.15%) Debian
15 27 (20.15%) C++
15 27 (20.15%) MSBuild
15 27 (20.15%) Unit Testing
15 27 (20.15%) Robotics
16 26 (19.40%) Puppet

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 16 (11.94%) Tomcat
2 11 (8.21%) Apache
3 10 (7.46%) IIS
4 9 (6.72%) JBoss
5 3 (2.24%) Confluence
5 3 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.75%) nginx
6 1 (0.75%) SAS
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 46 (34.33%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (24.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (7.46%) iPaaS
4 8 (5.97%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (5.22%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (3.73%) IaaS
7 4 (2.99%) SaaS
8 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.24%) GitHub
8 3 (2.24%) npm
9 2 (1.49%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.49%) PaaS
10 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.75%) Office 365
10 1 (0.75%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) Firewall
2 2 (1.49%) IMAP
2 2 (1.49%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.49%) LDAP
2 2 (1.49%) SMTP
2 2 (1.49%) VoIP
2 2 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (0.75%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) LAN
3 1 (0.75%) NAS
3 1 (0.75%) SAN
3 1 (0.75%) SSH
3 1 (0.75%) SSL
3 1 (0.75%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.46%) SAP Data Services
2 10 (7.46%) SAP HANA
3 7 (5.22%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.73%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.99%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.24%) Big Data
6 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.75%) MySQL
8 1 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (35.07%) Jenkins
2 37 (27.61%) Maven
3 36 (26.87%) Selenium
4 30 (22.39%) Artifactory
5 29 (21.64%) Git (software)
5 29 (21.64%) NuGet
6 27 (20.15%) Bugzilla
6 27 (20.15%) CMake
6 27 (20.15%) MSBuild
6 27 (20.15%) Phabricator
6 27 (20.15%) Ranorex
6 27 (20.15%) SonarQube
7 12 (8.96%) JIRA
8 11 (8.21%) GoCD
9 10 (7.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (7.46%) Cucumber
9 10 (7.46%) Subversion
9 10 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (5.97%) IBM UrbanCode
10 8 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (14.93%) Finance
2 9 (6.72%) Banking
3 6 (4.48%) Retail Banking
4 3 (2.24%) Marketing
5 2 (1.49%) Advertising
5 2 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.75%) Games
6 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (20.90%) DevOps Engineer
1 28 (20.90%) Software Engineer
1 28 (20.90%) Test Engineer
2 25 (18.66%) Development Engineer
2 25 (18.66%) Software Development Engineer
2 25 (18.66%) Software Test Engineer
2 25 (18.66%) Test Development Engineer
3 19 (14.18%) Senior DevOps
4 18 (13.43%) Consultant
5 15 (11.19%) Developer
5 15 (11.19%) DevOps Consultant
6 13 (9.70%) Architect
7 11 (8.21%) Senior Consultant
7 11 (8.21%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 10 (7.46%) Integration Architect
8 10 (7.46%) SAP Architect
8 10 (7.46%) SAP Technical Architect
8 10 (7.46%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.48%) Administrator
9 6 (4.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (26.87%) .NET
2 20 (14.93%) Web Services
3 12 (8.96%) React
4 11 (8.21%) RESTful
4 11 (8.21%) Spring
5 9 (6.72%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.97%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (5.22%) Node.js
8 6 (4.48%) Hibernate
9 5 (3.73%) Apache Flex
9 5 (3.73%) Java EE
9 5 (3.73%) JSP
9 5 (3.73%) Redux
10 4 (2.99%) HTML
10 4 (2.99%) REST
11 3 (2.24%) JDBC
11 3 (2.24%) JPA
11 3 (2.24%) OAuth2
11 3 (2.24%) RabbitMQ
11 3 (2.24%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.15%) Robotics
2 11 (8.21%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.22%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.24%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.49%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.75%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.75%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.75%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (43.28%) Linux
2 53 (39.55%) Windows
3 27 (20.15%) Debian
4 14 (10.45%) Unix
5 7 (5.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.24%) CentOS
7 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.49%) Android
8 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (38.06%) Test Automation
2 44 (32.84%) Continuous Delivery
3 37 (27.61%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (20.90%) Innovative Thinking
6 27 (20.15%) Unit Testing
7 25 (18.66%) SDET
8 19 (14.18%) Scrum
9 18 (13.43%) Mentoring
10 17 (12.69%) Configuration Management
10 17 (12.69%) TDD
11 15 (11.19%) High Availability
11 15 (11.19%) Microservices
12 14 (10.45%) Coaching
12 14 (10.45%) Open Source
13 12 (8.96%) Migration
14 11 (8.21%) MVC
14 11 (8.21%) OO
15 10 (7.46%) ETL
15 10 (7.46%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (42.54%) Java
2 46 (34.33%) Python
3 31 (23.13%) C#
4 27 (20.15%) C++
5 21 (15.67%) JavaScript
5 21 (15.67%) SQL
6 14 (10.45%) PowerShell
7 12 (8.96%) Bash Shell
7 12 (8.96%) Perl
8 11 (8.21%) Ruby
9 9 (6.72%) PHP
10 3 (2.24%) ES6
10 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.49%) Go
11 2 (1.49%) Scala
11 2 (1.49%) VBScript
12 1 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.75%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.75%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Degree
2 6 (4.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.24%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) MCSA
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.46%) Data Quality
2 8 (5.97%) GCP
3 6 (4.48%) QA
4 4 (2.99%) SLA
5 1 (0.75%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (9.70%) Docker
2 6 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.99%) vSphere
5 2 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (19.40%) Opscode Chef
1 26 (19.40%) Puppet
2 25 (18.66%) Ansible
3 15 (11.19%) Terraform
4 10 (7.46%) Rundeck
5 8 (5.97%) Consul
6 6 (4.48%) Nagios
7 5 (3.73%) Capistrano
8 4 (2.99%) yum
9 3 (2.24%) HockeyApp
9 3 (2.24%) Kubernetes
10 2 (1.49%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
10 2 (1.49%) Packer
10 2 (1.49%) PowerCLI
10 2 (1.49%) SCCM
11 1 (0.75%) Cacti
11 1 (0.75%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.75%) SCOM
11 1 (0.75%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 17 (12.69%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle
3 10 (7.46%) SAP
4 9 (6.72%) VMware
5 8 (5.97%) RedGate
5 8 (5.97%) ServiceNow
5 8 (5.97%) Splunk
6 4 (2.99%) Perforce
7 3 (2.24%) F5
7 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.49%) Cisco
8 2 (1.49%) HP
8 2 (1.49%) Twitter
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe
9 1 (0.75%) Apigee
9 1 (0.75%) EMC
9 1 (0.75%) Google
9 1 (0.75%) IBM
9 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.75%) TIBCO