Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 79 80
Rank change year-on-year +37 +1 +38
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 156 69 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.43% 3.09% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.81% 3.33% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 71 35 22
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £30,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,750 £55,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 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 2,292 2,070 2,414
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.48% 92.74% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1,673 1,265 1,329
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% -0.58%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £68,950 £70,000 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Glasgow

DevOps
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DevOps in Glasgow.

Salary trend for DevOps in Glasgow

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Glasgow over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 86 (55.13%) Python
2 79 (50.64%) Amazon AWS
3 77 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (46.15%) Linux
5 68 (43.59%) Java
6 55 (35.26%) Finance
7 53 (33.97%) Ansible
8 52 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 45 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
10 40 (25.64%) SQL
11 37 (23.72%) Software Engineering
12 36 (23.08%) Git (software)
13 33 (21.15%) Jenkins
14 32 (20.51%) Unix
15 27 (17.31%) NoSQL
15 27 (17.31%) SDLC
16 24 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
17 22 (14.10%) Puppet
18 21 (13.46%) MongoDB
18 21 (13.46%) C++
18 21 (13.46%) Big Data
18 21 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
19 20 (12.82%) Microservices
19 20 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
19 20 (12.82%) Oracle
19 20 (12.82%) Scrum
19 20 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 19 (12.18%) Docker
21 18 (11.54%) Load Balancing
22 17 (10.90%) Ruby

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 6 (3.85%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.21%) CloudStack
3 4 (2.56%) Confluence
3 4 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.92%) Apache
4 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.28%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.28%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.64%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.64%) JBoss
6 1 (0.64%) Jetty
6 1 (0.64%) nginx
6 1 (0.64%) Tornado
6 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 79 (50.64%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (8.33%) IaaS
3 13 (8.33%) PaaS
3 13 (8.33%) SaaS
4 6 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.56%) Datadog
6 3 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (1.92%) GitHub
6 3 (1.92%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.64%) Heroku
7 1 (0.64%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.62%) Firewall
2 6 (3.85%) SAN
3 5 (3.21%) HTTP
4 4 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.56%) Internet
4 4 (2.56%) LAN
4 4 (2.56%) Network Security
5 2 (1.28%) DHCP
5 2 (1.28%) DNS
5 2 (1.28%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.28%) SSL
5 2 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.64%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.31%) NoSQL
2 21 (13.46%) Big Data
2 21 (13.46%) MongoDB
3 12 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 9 (5.77%) RDBMS
5 8 (5.13%) DB2
5 8 (5.13%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.21%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.56%) MySQL
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.92%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.92%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.92%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.92%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.28%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.64%) IBM BigInsights
10 1 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 36 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 33 (21.15%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.97%) Maven
3 14 (8.97%) Subversion
4 13 (8.33%) GoCD
5 12 (7.69%) JIRA
5 12 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 11 (7.05%) Sonatype Nexus
6 11 (7.05%) Vagrant
7 9 (5.77%) Artifactory
7 9 (5.77%) GitLab
8 8 (5.13%) JUnit
9 3 (1.92%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.92%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.92%) Selenium
10 2 (1.28%) SonarQube
11 1 (0.64%) CircleCI
11 1 (0.64%) Gatling
11 1 (0.64%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.64%) The Grinder
General
1 55 (35.26%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Banking
3 2 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (0.64%) Electronics
4 1 (0.64%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.64%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.64%) Law
4 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.64%) Publishing
4 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 80 (51.28%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (17.95%) Architect
3 16 (10.26%) Developer
4 15 (9.62%) Software Engineer
5 13 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 13 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 12 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (7.69%) Software Architect
7 11 (7.05%) Strategy Architect
8 9 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (5.77%) Lead DevOps
8 9 (5.77%) Lead DevOps Engineer
8 9 (5.77%) Python Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Java Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Java Software Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) C++ Software Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Java Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Python Software Engineer
10 6 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.97%) Elastic Stack
1 14 (8.97%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (8.33%) Spring
3 11 (7.05%) Hibernate
4 10 (6.41%) Spring Boot
5 9 (5.77%) JSON
6 7 (4.49%) AngularJS
7 6 (3.85%) .NET
7 6 (3.85%) HTML
7 6 (3.85%) REST
8 5 (3.21%) CSS
9 4 (2.56%) React
9 4 (2.56%) Web Services
10 3 (1.92%) .NET Framework
10 3 (1.92%) Akka.NET
10 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET
10 3 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (1.92%) Entity Framework
10 3 (1.92%) J2EE
10 3 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
1 13 (8.33%) User Experience
2 11 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.77%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.77%) Enterprise Cloud
3 9 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.49%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.21%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.56%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.92%) Clustering
8 3 (1.92%) Replication
8 3 (1.92%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.28%) DataPower
9 2 (1.28%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.64%) AS400
10 1 (0.64%) Equities
10 1 (0.64%) Robotics
10 1 (0.64%) Social Media
10 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 72 (46.15%) Linux
2 32 (20.51%) Unix
3 20 (12.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (10.26%) Windows
5 8 (5.13%) Apple iOS
6 6 (3.85%) Windows Server
7 5 (3.21%) CentOS
8 3 (1.92%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.28%) AIX
9 2 (1.28%) Android
9 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.28%) Solaris
9 2 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.64%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.64%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (28.85%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (23.72%) Software Engineering
4 27 (17.31%) SDLC
5 24 (15.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 20 (12.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (12.82%) Microservices
6 20 (12.82%) Scrum
7 18 (11.54%) Load Balancing
8 16 (10.26%) Business Analysis
8 16 (10.26%) Open Source
9 14 (8.97%) Migration
9 14 (8.97%) OO
9 14 (8.97%) Project Management
9 14 (8.97%) Software Delivery
10 13 (8.33%) Change Management
10 13 (8.33%) Data Modelling
10 13 (8.33%) Security Management
10 13 (8.33%) TDD
11 12 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 86 (55.13%) Python
2 68 (43.59%) Java
3 40 (25.64%) SQL
4 21 (13.46%) C++
5 17 (10.90%) Bash Shell
5 17 (10.90%) Ruby
6 16 (10.26%) C#
7 14 (8.97%) PowerShell
8 12 (7.69%) PHP
9 11 (7.05%) Java 8
10 10 (6.41%) JavaScript
11 7 (4.49%) Scala
11 7 (4.49%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.85%) Objective-C
12 6 (3.85%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.28%) Perl
14 1 (0.64%) C
14 1 (0.64%) Clojure
14 1 (0.64%) F#
14 1 (0.64%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.64%) GCP
System Software
1 19 (12.18%) Docker
2 9 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.21%) vSphere
3 5 (3.21%) Xen
3 5 (3.21%) XenServer
4 3 (1.92%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.28%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.64%) HDFS
6 1 (0.64%) LXC
6 1 (0.64%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (33.97%) Ansible
2 22 (14.10%) Puppet
3 21 (13.46%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (7.05%) Icinga
5 9 (5.77%) Graphite
5 9 (5.77%) HAProxy
5 9 (5.77%) Packer
5 9 (5.77%) Terraform
6 8 (5.13%) Nagios
7 6 (3.85%) Cobbler
8 5 (3.21%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.28%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.28%) logstash
9 2 (1.28%) SCCM
9 2 (1.28%) SCOM
10 1 (0.64%) Kibana
10 1 (0.64%) Marathon
10 1 (0.64%) Mesos
10 1 (0.64%) Salt
Vendors
1 20 (12.82%) Oracle
2 17 (10.90%) Google
2 17 (10.90%) VMware
3 11 (7.05%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.77%) Sybase
5 8 (5.13%) IBM
6 7 (4.49%) New Relic
7 6 (3.85%) Cisco
8 5 (3.21%) Citrix
8 5 (3.21%) EnterpriseDB
9 4 (2.56%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.56%) F5
9 4 (2.56%) HP
9 4 (2.56%) Palo Alto
9 4 (2.56%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.92%) IDERA
10 3 (1.92%) Perforce
10 3 (1.92%) RedGate
10 3 (1.92%) SolarWinds
11 2 (1.28%) Apple