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The median annual salary for a DevOps Engineer was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Development Operations Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 91 71 59
Rank change year-on-year -20 -12 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a DevOps Engineer 30 42 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.71% 2.94% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 3.18% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 20 34 21
10th Percentile £40,375 £38,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £44,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £56,250 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -4.55%
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £65,000
90th Percentile - £78,750 £71,250
Scotland median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £53,750
% change year-on-year +8.70% +6.98% +2.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,637 1,321 975
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.06% 92.38% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 860 900 669
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,500 £31,100
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £54,250 £47,500 £46,375
% change year-on-year +14.21% +2.43% +3.06%

DevOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured DevOps Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

DevOps Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

DevOps Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps Engineer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for DevOps Engineer in Glasgow

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, DevOps Engineer job roles required 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 Glasgow region featuring DevOps Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (73.33%) CI/CD
3 20 (66.67%) Ansible
4 17 (56.67%) Terraform
5 16 (53.33%) AWS
5 16 (53.33%) Bash
6 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 15 (50.00%) Kubernetes
6 15 (50.00%) Python
7 13 (43.33%) Infrastructure as Code
8 12 (40.00%) Linux
8 12 (40.00%) Social Skills
9 10 (33.33%) Docker
9 10 (33.33%) Azure
10 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
11 8 (26.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
12 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
13 6 (20.00%) Windows
13 6 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
14 5 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (16.67%) GitLab
14 5 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
14 5 (16.67%) SDLC
14 5 (16.67%) Cloud Native
14 5 (16.67%) Puppet
14 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
14 5 (16.67%) Splunk
14 5 (16.67%) Route 53

DevOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 16 (53.33%) AWS
2 10 (33.33%) Azure
3 8 (26.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (20.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon ECS
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon EKS
5 5 (16.67%) AWS CloudTrail
5 5 (16.67%) AWS CodeBuild
5 5 (16.67%) AWS CodeDeploy
5 5 (16.67%) Route 53
5 5 (16.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (13.33%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (10.00%) Serverless
8 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (3.33%) AWS Step Functions
9 1 (3.33%) Azure Pipelines
9 1 (3.33%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (10.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 5 (16.67%) Artifactory
4 5 (16.67%) Bitbucket
4 5 (16.67%) GitLab
4 5 (16.67%) Maven
4 5 (16.67%) Subversion
4 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (13.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (10.00%) MSBuild
7 2 (6.67%) Ant
7 2 (6.67%) Selenium
7 2 (6.67%) SonarQube
8 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (40.00%) Social Skills
2 4 (13.33%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Front Office
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Finance
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) XML
1 3 (10.00%) YAML
2 1 (3.33%) ARM Templates
2 1 (3.33%) Celery
2 1 (3.33%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 2 (6.67%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (6.67%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.33%) IoT
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (73.33%) CI/CD
3 13 (43.33%) Infrastructure as Code
4 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (16.67%) Line Management
5 5 (16.67%) SDLC
5 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Agile
6 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.33%) Open Source
6 4 (13.33%) Release Management
7 3 (10.00%) FinOps
7 3 (10.00%) Full Stack Development
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
7 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (6.67%) GitOps
8 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) Bash
2 15 (50.00%) Python
3 9 (30.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (13.33%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 2 (6.67%) Groovy
6 2 (6.67%) Java
6 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.67%) Perl
6 2 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Accessibility
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Docker
2 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 5 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.33%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (66.67%) Ansible
2 17 (56.67%) Terraform
3 15 (50.00%) Kubernetes
4 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (16.67%) Puppet
5 2 (6.67%) Kibana
6 1 (3.33%) OpenNebula
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Splunk
1 5 (16.67%) Verint
2 2 (6.67%) Curam
2 2 (6.67%) IBM
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Sybase
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) SAP