Period
to 30 October 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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 9 10 23
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 +30
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 120 356 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 16.71% 15.91% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.78% 16.95% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 121 154 124
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £30,225
90th Percentile £71,250 £105,000 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,250
% change year-on-year - +3.63% -3.50%

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 639 2,100 2,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.00% 93.83% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 469 1,160 1,453
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,100 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.32% -0.88% +7.06%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £75,000
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 30 October 2020.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 49 (40.83%) AWS
2 43 (35.83%) Azure
2 43 (35.83%) Linux
3 42 (35.00%) Docker
4 39 (32.50%) Kubernetes
4 39 (32.50%) Python
5 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (25.00%) Java
6 30 (25.00%) Terraform
7 29 (24.17%) SQL
7 29 (24.17%) Git (software)
8 26 (21.67%) Software Engineering
8 26 (21.67%) Windows
8 26 (21.67%) Ansible
9 23 (19.17%) Infrastructure as Code
10 22 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
11 21 (17.50%) Jenkins
12 20 (16.67%) Puppet
13 19 (15.83%) Migration
14 18 (15.00%) PowerShell
14 18 (15.00%) Bash Shell
15 17 (14.17%) Analytics
15 17 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
16 16 (13.33%) .NET
16 16 (13.33%) C#
17 15 (12.50%) Scrum
17 15 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
18 12 (10.00%) Open Source
18 12 (10.00%) SaaS

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 5 (4.17%) IIS
2 3 (2.50%) Apache
2 3 (2.50%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.67%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.83%) JBoss
4 1 (0.83%) Mule
4 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Magento
1 1 (0.83%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 49 (40.83%) AWS
2 43 (35.83%) Azure
3 15 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
4 12 (10.00%) SaaS
5 11 (9.17%) GCP
6 7 (5.83%) Amazon S3
6 7 (5.83%) Serverless
7 6 (5.00%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (5.00%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (3.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 4 (3.33%) Amazon EMR
9 4 (3.33%) PaaS
10 3 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.50%) OpenShift
10 3 (2.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (1.67%) AWS Data Pipeline
11 2 (1.67%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Firewall
1 5 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (0.83%) DNS
2 1 (0.83%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (0.83%) SSL
2 1 (0.83%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.33%) Big Data
2 7 (5.83%) MySQL
3 6 (5.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.17%) Data Lake
5 4 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.67%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (1.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.83%) DataStage
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (24.17%) Git (software)
2 21 (17.50%) Jenkins
3 10 (8.33%) GitLab
4 9 (7.50%) Travis CI
5 8 (6.67%) IBM UrbanCode
5 8 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 8 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.67%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.50%) Selenium
6 3 (2.50%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.50%) WebDriver
7 2 (1.67%) Subversion
7 2 (1.67%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.83%) GoCD
8 1 (0.83%) Spinnaker
General
1 7 (5.83%) Games
2 6 (5.00%) Finance
3 5 (4.17%) Banking
4 4 (3.33%) Public Sector
4 4 (3.33%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 45 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 24 (20.00%) Developer
3 11 (9.17%) Azure Engineer
4 10 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) AWS DevOps
5 9 (7.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 9 (7.50%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
7 7 (5.83%) Angular Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.83%) Monitoring Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Consultant
8 6 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
9 5 (4.17%) .NET Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Lead DevOps
9 5 (4.17%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
11 3 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.33%) .NET
2 10 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 10 (8.33%) React
3 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (6.67%) CSS
3 8 (6.67%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (6.67%) HTML
4 7 (5.83%) .NET Core
5 6 (5.00%) Node.js
6 5 (4.17%) JSON
6 5 (4.17%) REST
7 4 (3.33%) GraphQL
7 4 (3.33%) HTML5
7 4 (3.33%) React Native
7 4 (3.33%) Spring
8 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
8 3 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (2.50%) Django
8 3 (2.50%) Redux
8 3 (2.50%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (5.00%) Public Cloud
3 4 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.83%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (0.83%) NHS
5 1 (0.83%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 43 (35.83%) Linux
2 26 (21.67%) Windows
3 10 (8.33%) Unix
4 8 (6.67%) Mesosphere
5 4 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.83%) Android
7 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (21.67%) Software Engineering
3 23 (19.17%) Infrastructure as Code
4 22 (18.33%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (15.83%) Migration
6 17 (14.17%) Analytics
7 15 (12.50%) Scrum
8 12 (10.00%) Open Source
8 12 (10.00%) Test Automation
9 11 (9.17%) Configuration Management
10 10 (8.33%) Machine Learning
10 10 (8.33%) Mentoring
11 9 (7.50%) Continuous Deployment
11 9 (7.50%) Data Analytics
11 9 (7.50%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 9 (7.50%) Web Development
12 8 (6.67%) Data Security
12 8 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
12 8 (6.67%) Disruptive Innovation
12 8 (6.67%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.50%) Python
2 30 (25.00%) Java
3 29 (24.17%) SQL
4 21 (17.50%) JavaScript
5 18 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 18 (15.00%) PowerShell
6 16 (13.33%) C#
7 10 (8.33%) Go
8 8 (6.67%) Perl
8 8 (6.67%) PHP
9 4 (3.33%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.33%) Dart
9 4 (3.33%) Kotlin
9 4 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.33%) Ruby
10 2 (1.67%) Clojure
10 2 (1.67%) Groovy
10 2 (1.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.83%) R
11 1 (0.83%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.00%) QA
2 3 (2.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.67%) GDPR
3 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 42 (35.00%) Docker
2 3 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (32.50%) Kubernetes
2 30 (25.00%) Terraform
3 26 (21.67%) Ansible
4 20 (16.67%) Puppet
5 17 (14.17%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (7.50%) Prometheus
7 8 (6.67%) Automic
7 8 (6.67%) Consul
8 2 (1.67%) Nagios
9 1 (0.83%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 8 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (6.67%) Oracle
1 8 (6.67%) Splunk
2 7 (5.83%) AppDynamics
2 7 (5.83%) Dynatrace
3 6 (5.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 4 (3.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.83%) Databricks
6 1 (0.83%) IBM
6 1 (0.83%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.83%) Xamarin