Period
to 23 February 2019

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 23 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
23 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 28 50
Rank change year-on-year +10 +22 +24
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 243 206 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.83% 7.66% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.52% 8.29% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 147 85 56
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% -4.04%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,500 £31,203
90th Percentile £71,550 £73,500 £78,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -6.25%

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 2,309 2,486 2,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.41% 92.49% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,446 1,603 1,356
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,375 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 23 February 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 February 2019, 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.

1 101 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
3 69 (28.40%) Linux
4 68 (27.98%) Microsoft
5 66 (27.16%) C#
6 64 (26.34%) Microsoft Azure
6 64 (26.34%) Amazon AWS
7 61 (25.10%) Team Foundation Server
8 56 (23.05%) Unix
9 54 (22.22%) SQL Server
10 53 (21.81%) .NET
10 53 (21.81%) Finance
10 53 (21.81%) Jenkins
11 52 (21.40%) Ansible
12 51 (20.99%) Windows
13 49 (20.16%) Microservices
14 48 (19.75%) JIRA
15 47 (19.34%) PowerShell
15 47 (19.34%) Python
16 46 (18.93%) Git (software)
17 45 (18.52%) Terraform
18 42 (17.28%) Test Automation
19 41 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
19 41 (16.87%) Continuous Delivery
20 40 (16.46%) Release Management
21 39 (16.05%) Docker
22 37 (15.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 37 (15.23%) Selenium
22 37 (15.23%) JavaScript
23 36 (14.81%) 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 8 (3.29%) Confluence
2 4 (1.65%) Apache
3 3 (1.23%) Sonic ESB
4 2 (0.82%) IIS
4 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.41%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.41%) JBoss
5 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 8 (3.29%) MS Visio
2 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.41%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 64 (26.34%) Amazon AWS
1 64 (26.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (12.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 12 (4.94%) SaaS
4 10 (4.12%) GitHub
5 9 (3.70%) Office 365
5 9 (3.70%) PaaS
6 6 (2.47%) IaaS
7 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.23%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.41%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.41%) Serverless
8 1 (0.41%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.06%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (1.65%) Ethernet
2 4 (1.65%) SAN
2 4 (1.65%) VLAN
3 3 (1.23%) Internet
3 3 (1.23%) SSL
4 2 (0.82%) Firewall
4 2 (0.82%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.41%) AMQP
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) SMTP
5 1 (0.41%) SSH
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (5.35%) MySQL
4 12 (4.94%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.53%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (4.53%) MongoDB
5 11 (4.53%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.70%) Big Data
7 5 (2.06%) Blockchain
8 4 (1.65%) DB2
8 4 (1.65%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.65%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.82%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.41%) GIS
10 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 61 (25.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (21.81%) Jenkins
3 48 (19.75%) JIRA
4 46 (18.93%) Git (software)
5 37 (15.23%) Selenium
6 33 (13.58%) Subversion
6 33 (13.58%) Visual Studio
7 32 (13.17%) Visual Studio Team System
8 29 (11.93%) IBM UrbanCode
8 29 (11.93%) Octopus Deploy
9 28 (11.52%) GoCD
10 26 (10.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 25 (10.29%) SpecFlow
12 8 (3.29%) Hudson
13 6 (2.47%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.65%) Maven
14 4 (1.65%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (1.65%) TeamCity
15 3 (1.23%) GitLab
15 3 (1.23%) webpack
General
1 53 (21.81%) Finance
2 15 (6.17%) Banking
3 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
3 2 (0.82%) Games
4 1 (0.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (26.34%) Developer
2 58 (23.87%) Senior DevOps
3 49 (20.16%) DevOps Engineer
4 34 (13.99%) Senior Developer
5 33 (13.58%) Software Developer
6 30 (12.35%) Consultant
7 28 (11.52%) Senior Software Developer
8 27 (11.11%) DevOps Consultant
9 26 (10.70%) Senior Consultant
9 26 (10.70%) Senior DevOps Consultant
10 25 (10.29%) .NET Developer
11 24 (9.88%) DevOps Developer
12 19 (7.82%) Administrator
13 18 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
13 18 (7.41%) Software Engineer
14 17 (7.00%) .NET Software Developer
15 16 (6.58%) Senior .NET Software Developer
15 16 (6.58%) Technical Developer
16 13 (5.35%) Junior DevOps
16 13 (5.35%) Junior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (21.81%) .NET
2 26 (10.70%) Elastic Stack
3 25 (10.29%) AngularJS
3 25 (10.29%) HTML
4 20 (8.23%) RESTful
5 19 (7.82%) React
6 16 (6.58%) CSS
7 15 (6.17%) Node.js
8 13 (5.35%) Middleware
9 10 (4.12%) ASP.NET
9 10 (4.12%) Velocity
10 9 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (3.29%) WPF
12 7 (2.88%) Hibernate
12 7 (2.88%) Spring
13 6 (2.47%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.47%) CSS3
13 6 (2.47%) HTML5
13 6 (2.47%) JSON
13 6 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.17%) Fintech
2 14 (5.76%) Data Centre
3 8 (3.29%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.88%) Mainframe
4 7 (2.88%) VSAM
5 6 (2.47%) User Experience
6 5 (2.06%) Algorithms
6 5 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.06%) IBM Mainframe
7 4 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.23%) DataPower
8 3 (1.23%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.23%) Replication
9 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.82%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.41%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.41%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 69 (28.40%) Linux
2 56 (23.05%) Unix
3 51 (20.99%) Windows
4 14 (5.76%) Windows Server
5 9 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (3.29%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.47%) Mac OS
8 5 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.65%) Android
9 4 (1.65%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.41%) SmartOS
10 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (32.10%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (20.16%) Microservices
4 42 (17.28%) Test Automation
5 41 (16.87%) Continuous Delivery
6 40 (16.46%) Release Management
7 37 (15.23%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 35 (14.40%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (13.58%) Software Engineering
10 32 (13.17%) Scrum
11 30 (12.35%) Decision-Making
11 30 (12.35%) Open Source
11 30 (12.35%) TDD
12 29 (11.93%) Mentoring
13 26 (10.70%) Customer Engagement
14 22 (9.05%) Coaching
15 17 (7.00%) Continuous Improvement
16 16 (6.58%) SDLC
17 15 (6.17%) Kanban
18 14 (5.76%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 66 (27.16%) C#
2 47 (19.34%) PowerShell
2 47 (19.34%) Python
3 37 (15.23%) JavaScript
4 31 (12.76%) Java
5 25 (10.29%) SQL
6 11 (4.53%) VBScript
7 8 (3.29%) C++
8 7 (2.88%) COBOL
8 7 (2.88%) Shell Script
9 6 (2.47%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.47%) Java 8
10 5 (2.06%) Ruby
11 4 (1.65%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.23%) ES6
12 3 (1.23%) ES7
12 3 (1.23%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.82%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.82%) Groovy
13 2 (0.82%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 13 (5.35%) Degree
2 9 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.41%) ISEB
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.12%) PMO
1 10 (4.12%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (16.05%) Docker
2 21 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.88%) Time Sharing Option
4 6 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.82%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.82%) vSphere
6 1 (0.41%) NFS
6 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (21.40%) Ansible
2 45 (18.52%) Terraform
3 41 (16.87%) Opscode Chef
4 36 (14.81%) Puppet
5 27 (11.11%) Consul
6 26 (10.70%) Rundeck
7 25 (10.29%) Kubernetes
8 7 (2.88%) CA Endevor
9 6 (2.47%) Salt
10 4 (1.65%) Graphite
11 3 (1.23%) HAProxy
11 3 (1.23%) Icinga
11 3 (1.23%) Packer
12 1 (0.41%) Grafana
12 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle ZFS
12 1 (0.41%) SCCM
12 1 (0.41%) vMotion
12 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 68 (27.98%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.52%) Splunk
3 26 (10.70%) Delphix
3 26 (10.70%) RedGate
3 26 (10.70%) ServiceNow
4 24 (9.88%) VMware
5 15 (6.17%) Oracle
6 12 (4.94%) HP
7 10 (4.12%) IBM
8 6 (2.47%) Cisco
9 5 (2.06%) Google
9 5 (2.06%) Meraki
10 4 (1.65%) NetApp
10 4 (1.65%) SAP
11 3 (1.23%) Sybase
12 2 (0.82%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.82%) Cognizant
12 2 (0.82%) Dynatrace
12 2 (0.82%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com