Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 85 121
Rank change year-on-year +45 +36 -1
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 172 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.92% 2.02% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 2.18% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 90 26 28
Glasgow median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.53% -5.56% -2.17%
10th Percentile £37,425 £31,250 £39,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,000 £54,125
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.09% +7.78% -5.26%

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 2,353 1,744 2,453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.69% 92.67% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,653 1,040 1,482
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £66,375 £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 25 April 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 89 (51.74%) Python
2 83 (48.26%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (42.44%) Java
4 70 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (35.47%) Linux
6 60 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
7 55 (31.98%) Finance
8 52 (30.23%) SQL
9 50 (29.07%) Software Engineering
10 40 (23.26%) Ansible
11 35 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
11 35 (20.35%) C++
12 33 (19.19%) C#
12 33 (19.19%) Microservices
13 31 (18.02%) Docker
13 31 (18.02%) NoSQL
14 29 (16.86%) Ruby
15 28 (16.28%) Git (software)
15 28 (16.28%) Jenkins
16 26 (15.12%) Google
17 24 (13.95%) Machine Learning
18 22 (12.79%) Web Services
19 21 (12.21%) Windows
19 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
19 21 (12.21%) Firewall
19 21 (12.21%) Puppet
19 21 (12.21%) Open Source
19 21 (12.21%) Big Data
20 20 (11.63%) Analytics
20 20 (11.63%) Opscode Chef

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 4 (2.33%) Confluence
2 3 (1.74%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.16%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.16%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.16%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (0.58%) CloudStack
4 1 (0.58%) JBoss
4 1 (0.58%) Jetty
4 1 (0.58%) nginx
4 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.58%) Tornado
4 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 83 (48.26%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (9.30%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (6.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (5.81%) Amazon SQS
5 10 (5.81%) IaaS
5 10 (5.81%) PaaS
5 10 (5.81%) SaaS
6 8 (4.65%) OpenShift
7 2 (1.16%) GitHub
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.58%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.21%) Firewall
2 13 (7.56%) HTTP
3 6 (3.49%) SAN
4 4 (2.33%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.33%) Internet
4 4 (2.33%) LAN
4 4 (2.33%) Network Security
5 2 (1.16%) DHCP
5 2 (1.16%) DNS
5 2 (1.16%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.16%) SSL
5 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.58%) AMQP
6 1 (0.58%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.02%) NoSQL
2 21 (12.21%) Big Data
3 17 (9.88%) MongoDB
4 12 (6.98%) Relational Database
4 12 (6.98%) SQL Server
5 11 (6.40%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (6.40%) RDBMS
6 10 (5.81%) Cosmos DB
6 10 (5.81%) CouchDB
7 9 (5.23%) DB2
8 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.91%) MySQL
9 5 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.91%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.74%) Hadoop
11 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.16%) Power BI
11 2 (1.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 28 (16.28%) Git (software)
1 28 (16.28%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.14%) Vagrant
3 12 (6.98%) JIRA
4 10 (5.81%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (5.23%) JUnit
6 8 (4.65%) Maven
6 8 (4.65%) Subversion
7 7 (4.07%) GoCD
7 7 (4.07%) TeamCity
8 6 (3.49%) SonarQube
9 5 (2.91%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.33%) Artifactory
10 4 (2.33%) GitLab
10 4 (2.33%) Gradle
11 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.16%) Selenium
12 1 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.58%) FitNesse
12 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
General
1 55 (31.98%) Finance
2 13 (7.56%) Banking
3 4 (2.33%) Games
4 3 (1.74%) Advertising
5 2 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.58%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (43.02%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (19.19%) Developer
3 24 (13.95%) Architect
3 24 (13.95%) Lead DevOps
4 22 (12.79%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 18 (10.47%) Software Engineer
6 15 (8.72%) Senior Developer
7 13 (7.56%) Senior DevOps
8 12 (6.98%) Cloud Engineer
8 12 (6.98%) Software Architect
9 11 (6.40%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.40%) Software Developer
9 11 (6.40%) Strategy Architect
10 8 (4.65%) .NET Developer
10 8 (4.65%) Cloud Developer
10 8 (4.65%) Java Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) DBA
11 7 (4.07%) Java Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Python Engineer
11 7 (4.07%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.79%) Web Services
2 16 (9.30%) RabbitMQ
3 14 (8.14%) REST
3 14 (8.14%) Spring
4 13 (7.56%) Hibernate
5 12 (6.98%) .NET
6 10 (5.81%) .NET Framework
6 10 (5.81%) Akka.NET
6 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET
6 10 (5.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (5.81%) Entity Framework
6 10 (5.81%) Spring Boot
6 10 (5.81%) WCF
7 9 (5.23%) HTML
8 8 (4.65%) CSS
8 8 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (4.07%) AngularJS
10 6 (3.49%) JSON
10 6 (3.49%) React
11 5 (2.91%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.05%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (8.14%) Data Centre
3 13 (7.56%) User Experience
4 10 (5.81%) Algorithms
5 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (4.07%) Clustering
6 7 (4.07%) Replication
7 6 (3.49%) Enterprise Cloud
7 6 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.49%) Public Cloud
8 5 (2.91%) Fintech
8 5 (2.91%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.74%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (1.16%) DataPower
10 2 (1.16%) Social Media
11 1 (0.58%) AS400
11 1 (0.58%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (35.47%) Linux
2 21 (12.21%) Windows
3 19 (11.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (11.05%) Unix
4 10 (5.81%) CentOS
5 9 (5.23%) Ubuntu
6 8 (4.65%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.49%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.16%) AIX
8 2 (1.16%) Android
8 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.16%) Solaris
8 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.58%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (29.07%) Software Engineering
3 35 (20.35%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (19.19%) Microservices
5 24 (13.95%) Machine Learning
6 21 (12.21%) Open Source
7 20 (11.63%) Analytics
8 19 (11.05%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (10.47%) Scrum
10 17 (9.88%) Configuration Management
10 17 (9.88%) SDLC
11 15 (8.72%) Change Management
12 13 (7.56%) Load Balancing
13 12 (6.98%) Concurrent Programming
13 12 (6.98%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 12 (6.98%) Information Security
13 12 (6.98%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.98%) Migration
13 12 (6.98%) Multithreading
13 12 (6.98%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 89 (51.74%) Python
2 73 (42.44%) Java
3 52 (30.23%) SQL
4 35 (20.35%) C++
5 33 (19.19%) C#
6 29 (16.86%) Ruby
7 14 (8.14%) PHP
7 14 (8.14%) PowerShell
8 12 (6.98%) JavaScript
9 11 (6.40%) Java 8
9 11 (6.40%) T-SQL
10 9 (5.23%) Bash Shell
11 6 (3.49%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.91%) Perl
12 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.74%) Scala
14 1 (0.58%) Clojure
14 1 (0.58%) Erlang
14 1 (0.58%) F#
14 1 (0.58%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 11 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 31 (18.02%) Docker
2 11 (6.40%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.74%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.16%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.58%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.58%) vCloud
6 1 (0.58%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.58%) vSphere
6 1 (0.58%) Xen
6 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (23.26%) Ansible
2 21 (12.21%) Puppet
3 20 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (8.14%) Packer
5 6 (3.49%) HAProxy
6 5 (2.91%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.91%) Nagios
6 5 (2.91%) Terraform
7 4 (2.33%) Graphite
7 4 (2.33%) Icinga
8 3 (1.74%) Cobbler
9 2 (1.16%) logstash
9 2 (1.16%) SCCM
9 2 (1.16%) SCOM
9 2 (1.16%) Tivoli
10 1 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.58%) Kibana
10 1 (0.58%) Marathon
10 1 (0.58%) Mesos
10 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (15.12%) Google
2 21 (12.21%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.14%) Oracle
4 12 (6.98%) VMware
5 10 (5.81%) Sybase
6 7 (4.07%) IBM
7 6 (3.49%) Cisco
8 5 (2.91%) IDERA
8 5 (2.91%) RedGate
8 5 (2.91%) SolarWinds
9 4 (2.33%) CheckPoint
9 4 (2.33%) F5
9 4 (2.33%) HP
9 4 (2.33%) Palo Alto
10 3 (1.74%) Citrix
10 3 (1.74%) Zend
11 2 (1.16%) Apple
11 2 (1.16%) Meraki
12 1 (0.58%) Splunk
12 1 (0.58%) TIBCO