Period
to 27 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 27 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 18 12 24
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 +40
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 172 152 143
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 10.89% 15.20% 9.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.79% 16.08% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114 123 109
10th Percentile £40,000 £37,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £49,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.18% -2.00% -
75th Percentile £70,000 £67,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £78,025 £77,250 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.00% - +6.38%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,459 945 1,498
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.34% 94.50% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 901 667 1,078
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -2.17%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,575 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.10% +5.72% -

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Glasgow

DevOps
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Glasgow

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Glasgow over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 106 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (53.49%) Azure
3 56 (32.56%) AWS
4 53 (30.81%) Microsoft
5 51 (29.65%) .NET
6 50 (29.07%) SQL Server
7 49 (28.49%) Social Skills
8 47 (27.33%) Docker
9 46 (26.74%) CI/CD
10 40 (23.26%) C#
10 40 (23.26%) JavaScript
10 40 (23.26%) Finance
11 37 (21.51%) SQL
12 36 (20.93%) Kubernetes
13 33 (19.19%) Java
13 33 (19.19%) Python
14 32 (18.60%) Terraform
15 31 (18.02%) Windows
16 27 (15.70%) .NET Framework
16 27 (15.70%) Serverless
16 27 (15.70%) Relational Database
17 26 (15.12%) React
17 26 (15.12%) Linux
17 26 (15.12%) HTML
18 25 (14.53%) Public Cloud
18 25 (14.53%) Infrastructure as Code
19 24 (13.95%) Jenkins
20 23 (13.37%) Ansible
20 23 (13.37%) ASP.NET
20 23 (13.37%) QA

DevOps
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 13 (7.56%) IIS
2 12 (6.98%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.65%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.07%) CMS
5 6 (3.49%) Apache
6 3 (1.74%) Apache Pig
6 3 (1.74%) Confluence
6 3 (1.74%) SAS
7 2 (1.16%) IBM Domino
7 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.58%) CloudStack
8 1 (0.58%) Jetty
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.58%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.58%) Shopify
2 1 (0.58%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 92 (53.49%) Azure
2 56 (32.56%) AWS
3 27 (15.70%) Serverless
4 15 (8.72%) GCP
4 15 (8.72%) GitHub
4 15 (8.72%) SaaS
5 13 (7.56%) PaaS
5 13 (7.56%) Power Platform
6 12 (6.98%) IaaS
7 10 (5.81%) Amazon S3
7 10 (5.81%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (5.81%) Azure Logic Apps
7 10 (5.81%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (5.23%) Amazon ECS
8 9 (5.23%) Azure Functions
8 9 (5.23%) Azure Service Bus
9 8 (4.65%) Amazon SQS
9 8 (4.65%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (4.07%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) Firewall
2 5 (2.91%) Network Security
3 4 (2.33%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.74%) DMZ
4 3 (1.74%) SSL
4 3 (1.74%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.16%) VPN
6 1 (0.58%) DNS
6 1 (0.58%) HTTP
6 1 (0.58%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (29.07%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.70%) Relational Database
3 9 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.07%) Big Data
5 6 (3.49%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.33%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.33%) Power BI
8 3 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.74%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.74%) Redis
8 3 (1.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.16%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (13.95%) Jenkins
2 15 (8.72%) JIRA
3 12 (6.98%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.40%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 6 (3.49%) CircleCI
6 6 (3.49%) GitLab
7 5 (2.91%) Cypress.io
7 5 (2.91%) Selenium
8 4 (2.33%) GoCD
8 4 (2.33%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.74%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.74%) Maven
9 3 (1.74%) Moq
9 3 (1.74%) NUnit
10 2 (1.16%) Gradle
10 2 (1.16%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.16%) TestNG
10 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 49 (28.49%) Social Skills
2 40 (23.26%) Finance
3 16 (9.30%) Public Sector
4 14 (8.14%) Documentation Skills
5 8 (4.65%) Publishing
6 7 (4.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 5 (2.91%) Advertising
8 4 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.74%) Banking
9 3 (1.74%) Retail
10 2 (1.16%) Local Government
10 2 (1.16%) Police
10 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.58%) Billing
11 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.58%) Games
11 1 (0.58%) Legal
11 1 (0.58%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 64 (37.21%) Developer
2 37 (21.51%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (12.79%) .NET Developer
4 19 (11.05%) Architect
5 12 (6.98%) Senior Developer
5 12 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (5.81%) Azure Architect
6 10 (5.81%) Data Engineer
7 8 (4.65%) AWS DevOps
7 8 (4.65%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 8 (4.65%) AWS Engineer
7 8 (4.65%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.07%) Java Developer
9 6 (3.49%) Consultant
9 6 (3.49%) Software Engineer
10 5 (2.91%) .NET Software Developer
10 5 (2.91%) QA Engineer
11 4 (2.33%) AWS Developer
11 4 (2.33%) Azure Engineer
11 4 (2.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (29.65%) .NET
2 27 (15.70%) .NET Framework
3 26 (15.12%) HTML
3 26 (15.12%) React
4 23 (13.37%) ASP.NET
5 22 (12.79%) XML
6 15 (8.72%) .NET Core
6 15 (8.72%) AngularJS
6 15 (8.72%) SAML
7 14 (8.14%) CSS
8 12 (6.98%) Kafka
9 11 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (6.40%) EDI
9 11 (6.40%) jQuery
9 11 (6.40%) XSLT
10 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (5.81%) Node.js
11 9 (5.23%) REST
11 9 (5.23%) Spring
11 9 (5.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.53%) Public Cloud
2 14 (8.14%) User Experience
3 12 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.07%) Virtual Team
5 6 (3.49%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.33%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.33%) Social Media
7 3 (1.74%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.74%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.74%) Robotics
7 3 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
8 2 (1.16%) Life Science
8 2 (1.16%) Photography
8 2 (1.16%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.58%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.58%) Derivative
9 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 31 (18.02%) Windows
2 26 (15.12%) Linux
3 7 (4.07%) Windows Server
4 6 (3.49%) Unix
5 2 (1.16%) Android
5 2 (1.16%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) CentOS
6 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (61.63%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.74%) CI/CD
3 25 (14.53%) Infrastructure as Code
4 22 (12.79%) Analytics
4 22 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (12.21%) Microservices
5 21 (12.21%) Scrum
5 21 (12.21%) Test Automation
6 20 (11.63%) Full Stack Development
6 20 (11.63%) Mentoring
6 20 (11.63%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (11.05%) Application Security
8 18 (10.47%) Cybersecurity
8 18 (10.47%) Deployment Automation
8 18 (10.47%) Presales
9 17 (9.88%) Software Engineering
10 16 (9.30%) Coaching
10 16 (9.30%) Data Engineering
11 15 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 40 (23.26%) C#
1 40 (23.26%) JavaScript
2 37 (21.51%) SQL
3 33 (19.19%) Java
3 33 (19.19%) Python
4 16 (9.30%) PowerShell
5 14 (8.14%) Bash
6 13 (7.56%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.81%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.33%) Go
8 4 (2.33%) Java 8
8 4 (2.33%) Perl
9 3 (1.74%) PHP
9 3 (1.74%) Scala
10 2 (1.16%) Clojure
10 2 (1.16%) Java 11
10 2 (1.16%) R
10 2 (1.16%) Ruby
10 2 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.07%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.91%) AWS Certification
5 4 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.37%) QA
2 14 (8.14%) Data Quality
3 11 (6.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 47 (27.33%) Docker
2 22 (12.79%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) HDFS
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 36 (20.93%) Kubernetes
2 32 (18.60%) Terraform
3 23 (13.37%) Ansible
4 11 (6.40%) Single Sign-On
5 8 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (4.07%) Grafana
6 7 (4.07%) Puppet
7 6 (3.49%) Prometheus
8 4 (2.33%) HAProxy
8 4 (2.33%) Icinga
9 3 (1.74%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.58%) Hadoop YARN
10 1 (0.58%) Kibana
10 1 (0.58%) Packer
Vendors
1 53 (30.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.81%) Citrix
2 10 (5.81%) VMware
3 7 (4.07%) Oracle
3 7 (4.07%) Splunk
4 6 (3.49%) Optimizely
5 4 (2.33%) Google
6 3 (1.74%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.16%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.16%) Apple
7 2 (1.16%) ArcSight
7 2 (1.16%) Blue Coat
7 2 (1.16%) Cognizant
7 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.16%) Zscaler
8 1 (0.58%) CA
8 1 (0.58%) Databricks
8 1 (0.58%) Informatica
8 1 (0.58%) Talend
8 1 (0.58%) Verint