Period
to 7 August 2020

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 7 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
7 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 10 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +14 +41
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 116 388 206
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 12.64% 15.04% 8.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.16% 16.00% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 95 201 89
Median annual salary £53,500 £52,350 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.20% +16.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £105,000 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - -

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 819 2,425 2,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.22% 94.03% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 472 1,480 1,527
Median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +11.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,747
90th Percentile £76,925 £72,500 £74,150
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Edinburgh

DevOps
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for DevOps in Edinburgh

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 7 August 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 7 August 2020, 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 47 (40.52%) Java
1 47 (40.52%) Python
1 47 (40.52%) AWS
2 45 (38.79%) Docker
3 41 (35.34%) Azure
3 41 (35.34%) Linux
4 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (32.76%) JavaScript
6 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
7 33 (28.45%) SQL
8 31 (26.72%) Kubernetes
9 28 (24.14%) Microservices
10 25 (21.55%) C#
11 23 (19.83%) Jenkins
11 23 (19.83%) Infrastructure as Code
12 22 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (18.97%) .NET
12 22 (18.97%) Windows
13 21 (18.10%) Finance
13 21 (18.10%) REST
14 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
14 19 (16.38%) Analytics
14 19 (16.38%) Configuration Management
14 19 (16.38%) GCP
15 18 (15.52%) AngularJS
15 18 (15.52%) Mentoring
15 18 (15.52%) Puppet
16 17 (14.66%) TeamCity
16 17 (14.66%) Ansible
16 17 (14.66%) Site Reliability Engineering

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 3 (2.59%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.72%) Apache
2 2 (1.72%) Confluence
2 2 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.86%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 47 (40.52%) AWS
2 41 (35.34%) Azure
3 19 (16.38%) GCP
4 10 (8.62%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (8.62%) SaaS
5 6 (5.17%) PaaS
5 6 (5.17%) Serverless
6 5 (4.31%) GitHub
7 4 (3.45%) Azure Functions
7 4 (3.45%) IaaS
8 3 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.59%) Amazon S3
8 3 (2.59%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.72%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (1.72%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.86%) Apigee
10 1 (0.86%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.86%) Kong
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) Firewall
2 3 (2.59%) WAN
3 2 (1.72%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.86%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) MySQL
2 8 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 6 (5.17%) Big Data
3 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
4 3 (2.59%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (2.59%) Data Lake
4 3 (2.59%) GIS
4 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.86%) Aerospike
6 1 (0.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.86%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.86%) Hazelcast
6 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.86%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Jenkins
2 19 (16.38%) Git (software)
3 17 (14.66%) TeamCity
4 16 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (10.34%) GitLab
6 11 (9.48%) IBM UrbanCode
7 10 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (8.62%) Travis CI
8 4 (3.45%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.45%) Cucumber
8 4 (3.45%) JIRA
8 4 (3.45%) Selenium
9 3 (2.59%) HP UFT
9 3 (2.59%) REST Assured
9 3 (2.59%) SpecFlow
9 3 (2.59%) Subversion
9 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.59%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.72%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.72%) MSBuild
General
1 21 (18.10%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.59%) Electronics
4 3 (2.59%) Public Sector
5 2 (1.72%) Games
5 2 (1.72%) Law
5 2 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.86%) French Language
6 1 (0.86%) Retail
6 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (18.97%) Developer
3 21 (18.10%) Software Engineer
4 11 (9.48%) Monitoring Engineer
5 10 (8.62%) Consultant
6 9 (7.76%) .NET Developer
6 9 (7.76%) DevOps Consultant
6 9 (7.76%) Lead Software Engineer
7 7 (6.03%) Architect
8 6 (5.17%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.45%) .NET Software Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) AWS Software Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) C# Software Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Development Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Software Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Software Development Engineer
11 3 (2.59%) Lead DevOps
11 3 (2.59%) Lead DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.97%) .NET
2 21 (18.10%) REST
3 18 (15.52%) AngularJS
4 15 (12.93%) HTML
4 15 (12.93%) React
5 13 (11.21%) GraphQL
5 13 (11.21%) Node.js
6 12 (10.34%) CSS
7 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET
7 11 (9.48%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (9.48%) HTML5
8 9 (7.76%) React Native
8 9 (7.76%) RESTful
9 7 (6.03%) Web Services
10 5 (4.31%) .NET Core
10 5 (4.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (4.31%) Spring
11 4 (3.45%) Java EE
11 4 (3.45%) Play Framework
11 4 (3.45%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.21%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.03%) Public Cloud
3 6 (5.17%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.31%) Cloud Native
5 3 (2.59%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.59%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.59%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.59%) User Experience
6 2 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.86%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.86%) FMCG
7 1 (0.86%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.86%) PKI
7 1 (0.86%) Replication
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 41 (35.34%) Linux
2 22 (18.97%) Windows
3 10 (8.62%) Mesosphere
4 5 (4.31%) Unix
5 4 (3.45%) Android
5 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.72%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (30.17%) Software Engineering
3 28 (24.14%) Microservices
4 23 (19.83%) Infrastructure as Code
5 22 (18.97%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (16.38%) Analytics
6 19 (16.38%) Configuration Management
7 18 (15.52%) Mentoring
8 17 (14.66%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 16 (13.79%) Mobile Development
10 15 (12.93%) Test Automation
11 14 (12.07%) Open Source
12 13 (11.21%) Continuous Deployment
13 12 (10.34%) Product Backlog
13 12 (10.34%) Prototyping
14 11 (9.48%) BDD
15 10 (8.62%) Disruptive Innovation
15 10 (8.62%) Scrum
16 8 (6.90%) TDD
17 7 (6.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 47 (40.52%) Java
1 47 (40.52%) Python
2 38 (32.76%) JavaScript
3 33 (28.45%) SQL
4 25 (21.55%) C#
5 16 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 15 (12.93%) Bash Shell
7 14 (12.07%) Go
8 12 (10.34%) Kotlin
8 12 (10.34%) Perl
9 11 (9.48%) TypeScript
10 9 (7.76%) Apple Swift
10 9 (7.76%) Dart
10 9 (7.76%) Objective-C
10 9 (7.76%) Scala
11 6 (5.17%) Clojure
11 6 (5.17%) PHP
12 5 (4.31%) Ruby
13 1 (0.86%) Groovy
13 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.17%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.59%) CCNA
3 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 45 (38.79%) Docker
2 3 (2.59%) Firmware
2 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 31 (26.72%) Kubernetes
2 18 (15.52%) Puppet
3 17 (14.66%) Ansible
4 16 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
5 14 (12.07%) Terraform
6 12 (10.34%) Prometheus
7 11 (9.48%) Consul
8 10 (8.62%) Automic
9 2 (1.72%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.86%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.86%) Nagios
10 1 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (10.34%) AppDynamics
1 12 (10.34%) Splunk
2 11 (9.48%) Dynatrace
3 9 (7.76%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.45%) Citrix
4 4 (3.45%) Oracle
5 3 (2.59%) Cisco
5 3 (2.59%) ESRI
5 3 (2.59%) Google
5 3 (2.59%) Palo Alto
5 3 (2.59%) VMware
6 2 (1.72%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.86%) CA
7 1 (0.86%) F5
7 1 (0.86%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) Micro Focus
7 1 (0.86%) New Relic
7 1 (0.86%) Tableau