Period
to 21 August 2019

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 21 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 48 72
Rank change year-on-year +28 +24 -2
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 178 138 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 9.77% 5.99% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.45% 6.32% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 110 63 39
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +14.58% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,550 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,750 £72,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 1,704 2,183 2,128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.52% 94.75% 93.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,181 1,630 1,299
Glasgow median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%

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 21 August 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for DevOps.

1 79 (44.38%) AWS
2 73 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (37.08%) Linux
4 58 (32.58%) Python
5 57 (32.02%) Azure
5 57 (32.02%) Ansible
6 51 (28.65%) Opscode Chef
7 50 (28.09%) Git (software)
8 49 (27.53%) Java
9 48 (26.97%) SQL
9 48 (26.97%) TeamCity
9 48 (26.97%) Jenkins
10 39 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (20.79%) Docker
12 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
12 36 (20.22%) SQL Server
13 35 (19.66%) Puppet
13 35 (19.66%) AngularJS
14 33 (18.54%) C#
15 32 (17.98%) .NET
15 32 (17.98%) Oracle
16 29 (16.29%) Terraform
17 28 (15.73%) Windows
17 28 (15.73%) TDD
17 28 (15.73%) Finance
17 28 (15.73%) Bash Shell
18 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
19 26 (14.61%) CSS
20 25 (14.04%) Configuration Management
21 24 (13.48%) React

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 7 (3.93%) CloudStack
1 7 (3.93%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.81%) Apache
2 5 (2.81%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.25%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.25%) Confluence
3 4 (2.25%) IIS
3 4 (2.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.69%) WordPress
5 2 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.12%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Actimize
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 79 (44.38%) AWS
2 57 (32.02%) Azure
3 16 (8.99%) GCP
4 12 (6.74%) SaaS
5 8 (4.49%) PaaS
6 5 (2.81%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.81%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.69%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.69%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.69%) IaaS
7 3 (1.69%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.12%) BlazeMeter
8 2 (1.12%) Serverless
9 1 (0.56%) Amazon ECS
9 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.56%) GitHub
9 1 (0.56%) npm
9 1 (0.56%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.93%) Firewall
2 5 (2.81%) Network Security
3 3 (1.69%) Internet
3 3 (1.69%) LAN
3 3 (1.69%) NAS
3 3 (1.69%) SAN
3 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.69%) WAN
4 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (20.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (13.48%) Big Data
3 10 (5.62%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (3.93%) Hadoop
4 7 (3.93%) MySQL
4 7 (3.93%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.81%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.81%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.81%) Power BI
6 5 (2.81%) Redis
7 4 (2.25%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.12%) Impala
Development Applications
1 50 (28.09%) Git (software)
2 48 (26.97%) Jenkins
2 48 (26.97%) TeamCity
3 19 (10.67%) CA Release Automation
4 18 (10.11%) JIRA
5 13 (7.30%) Bitbucket
6 11 (6.18%) SonarQube
6 11 (6.18%) Sonatype Nexus
7 10 (5.62%) Selenium
8 8 (4.49%) Maven
9 7 (3.93%) Artifactory
9 7 (3.93%) Axure RP
9 7 (3.93%) GitLab
9 7 (3.93%) Subversion
10 6 (3.37%) GoCD
10 6 (3.37%) JUnit
11 5 (2.81%) JMeter
11 5 (2.81%) Vagrant
12 4 (2.25%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (15.73%) Finance
2 16 (8.99%) Banking
3 11 (6.18%) Public Sector
4 5 (2.81%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.12%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.56%) Retail
6 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (32.58%) Developer
2 52 (29.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (8.99%) Cloud Engineer
4 14 (7.87%) Java Developer
4 14 (7.87%) Senior DevOps
5 11 (6.18%) Lead DevOps
6 10 (5.62%) Administrator
6 10 (5.62%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 9 (5.06%) .NET Developer
8 8 (4.49%) Backend Developer
8 8 (4.49%) DevOps Manager
8 8 (4.49%) Environment Manager
8 8 (4.49%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (3.93%) Platform Engineer
10 6 (3.37%) Architect
10 6 (3.37%) Data Engineer
10 6 (3.37%) iOS Developer
10 6 (3.37%) Mobile Developer
10 6 (3.37%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.37%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (19.66%) AngularJS
2 32 (17.98%) .NET
3 26 (14.61%) CSS
4 24 (13.48%) React
5 23 (12.92%) HTML
6 18 (10.11%) .NET Core
7 16 (8.99%) Web Services
8 15 (8.43%) jQuery
9 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET
10 10 (5.62%) Middleware
11 8 (4.49%) .NET Framework
11 8 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (4.49%) Entity Framework
11 8 (4.49%) JSON
12 7 (3.93%) RESTful
13 6 (3.37%) Core Data
13 6 (3.37%) GraphQL
13 6 (3.37%) HTML5
13 6 (3.37%) UIKit
14 5 (2.81%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.30%) Robotics
2 9 (5.06%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.93%) User Experience
5 6 (3.37%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.81%) Virtual Team
7 4 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (1.69%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.12%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.56%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 66 (37.08%) Linux
2 28 (15.73%) Windows
3 15 (8.43%) Unix
4 11 (6.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.49%) Windows Server
6 7 (3.93%) Android
7 6 (3.37%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.37%) Ubuntu
8 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (21.91%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (15.73%) TDD
4 25 (14.04%) Configuration Management
5 22 (12.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 22 (12.36%) MVC
6 21 (11.80%) SDLC
7 20 (11.24%) Test Automation
8 19 (10.67%) Deployment Automation
9 16 (8.99%) Front End Development
9 16 (8.99%) Software Engineering
10 15 (8.43%) Mentoring
10 15 (8.43%) Scrum
11 14 (7.87%) Artificial Intelligence
12 12 (6.74%) BDD
12 12 (6.74%) Change Management
13 11 (6.18%) Computer Science
13 11 (6.18%) Microservices
14 10 (5.62%) Open Source
15 9 (5.06%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.58%) Python
2 49 (27.53%) Java
3 48 (26.97%) SQL
4 36 (20.22%) JavaScript
5 33 (18.54%) C#
6 28 (15.73%) Bash Shell
7 19 (10.67%) PowerShell
8 15 (8.43%) Java 8
9 14 (7.87%) PL/SQL
10 12 (6.74%) TypeScript
11 10 (5.62%) Go
12 8 (4.49%) C
12 8 (4.49%) Ruby
13 7 (3.93%) Shell Script
14 6 (3.37%) Apple Swift
14 6 (3.37%) Objective-C
14 6 (3.37%) Scala
14 6 (3.37%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.69%) PHP
15 3 (1.69%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (3.93%) Degree
2 5 (2.81%) AWS Certification
3 3 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.06%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (20.79%) Docker
2 7 (3.93%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 7 (3.93%) vSphere
2 7 (3.93%) Xen
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle Clusterware
3 3 (1.69%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 57 (32.02%) Ansible
2 51 (28.65%) Opscode Chef
3 35 (19.66%) Puppet
4 29 (16.29%) Terraform
5 22 (12.36%) Kubernetes
6 7 (3.93%) Cobbler
6 7 (3.93%) Packer
7 4 (2.25%) Graphite
7 4 (2.25%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.25%) Icinga
8 3 (1.69%) CFEngine
8 3 (1.69%) Data Guard
8 3 (1.69%) Nagios
8 3 (1.69%) Salt
9 2 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (17.98%) Oracle
2 27 (15.17%) Microsoft
3 12 (6.74%) Google
4 9 (5.06%) Red Hat
4 9 (5.06%) VMware
5 6 (3.37%) Apple
5 6 (3.37%) Splunk
6 5 (2.81%) Dynatrace
7 3 (1.69%) Databricks
8 2 (1.12%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.12%) Cognizant
8 2 (1.12%) HP
8 2 (1.12%) Perforce
8 2 (1.12%) Tableau
9 1 (0.56%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.56%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.56%) Micro Focus
9 1 (0.56%) SAP
9 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase