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

DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 63 70
Rank change year-on-year +7 +7 +55
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 116 92 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 5.19% 3.99% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 4.31% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 55 46 15
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -18.18%
10th Percentile £37,150 £31,625 £38,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £60,000 £55,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +12.36% -6.32%

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 2,113 2,134 2,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.50% 92.62% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,580 1,348 1,137
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £68,400 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,625 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.69% - +3.53%

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 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 69 (59.48%) Python
1 69 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (53.45%) Linux
3 60 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (42.24%) Ansible
5 42 (36.21%) Continuous Integration
5 42 (36.21%) Jenkins
6 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 39 (33.62%) Java
7 39 (33.62%) Finance
8 36 (31.03%) Git (software)
9 32 (27.59%) Unix
10 27 (23.28%) SDLC
11 25 (21.55%) Puppet
12 24 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
13 22 (18.97%) SQL
14 21 (18.10%) Continuous Delivery
15 20 (17.24%) Docker
16 19 (16.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
16 19 (16.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 19 (16.38%) Bash Shell
17 18 (15.52%) MongoDB
17 18 (15.52%) Subversion
17 18 (15.52%) Software Engineering
17 18 (15.52%) Maven
18 17 (14.66%) Scrum
18 17 (14.66%) TeamCity
19 16 (13.79%) Ruby
19 16 (13.79%) Oracle
20 15 (12.93%) VMware

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 5 (4.31%) Apache
1 5 (4.31%) CloudStack
1 5 (4.31%) OpenStack
1 5 (4.31%) Tomcat
2 3 (2.59%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (51.72%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (35.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (4.31%) IaaS
4 5 (4.31%) PaaS
4 5 (4.31%) SaaS
5 4 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (3.45%) Datadog
6 2 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.86%) GitHub
7 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.86%) Heroku
7 1 (0.86%) Office 365
7 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.48%) Firewall
2 1 (0.86%) DHCP
2 1 (0.86%) DNS
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) LAN
2 1 (0.86%) MPLS
2 1 (0.86%) VPN
2 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.52%) MongoDB
2 15 (12.93%) Big Data
2 15 (12.93%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.62%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 6 (5.17%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.31%) DB2
6 5 (4.31%) MySQL
6 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database
7 4 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (3.45%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.59%) Apache Hive
8 3 (2.59%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.59%) HBase
9 2 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
9 2 (1.72%) Impala
9 2 (1.72%) Parquet
Development Applications
1 42 (36.21%) Jenkins
2 36 (31.03%) Git (software)
3 18 (15.52%) Maven
3 18 (15.52%) Subversion
4 17 (14.66%) TeamCity
5 13 (11.21%) Artifactory
5 13 (11.21%) GoCD
6 11 (9.48%) JIRA
6 11 (9.48%) Vagrant
7 10 (8.62%) GitLab
7 10 (8.62%) Sonatype Nexus
8 7 (6.03%) CircleCI
8 7 (6.03%) CruiseControl
8 7 (6.03%) JUnit
9 3 (2.59%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.72%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.72%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.72%) FindBugs
10 2 (1.72%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.72%) Selenium
General
1 39 (33.62%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (1.72%) Investment Banking
3 2 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.86%) Electronics
4 1 (0.86%) Law
4 1 (0.86%) Local Government
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Marketing
4 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 67 (57.76%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (9.48%) Architect
2 11 (9.48%) Senior DevOps
2 11 (9.48%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 10 (8.62%) Developer
3 10 (8.62%) Software Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Java Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (5.17%) Python Engineer
5 5 (4.31%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (4.31%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (4.31%) Scrum Master
5 5 (4.31%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 4 (3.45%) Automation Engineer
6 4 (3.45%) AWS DevOps
6 4 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 4 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
6 4 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (3.45%) Software Architect
6 4 (3.45%) Strategy Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.07%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (9.48%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (8.62%) AngularJS
4 9 (7.76%) Spring
5 8 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 7 (6.03%) React
7 6 (5.17%) Spring Boot
8 5 (4.31%) .NET
8 5 (4.31%) JSON
9 4 (3.45%) HTML
10 3 (2.59%) CSS
10 3 (2.59%) Kafka
10 3 (2.59%) RESTful
10 3 (2.59%) Vue.js
11 2 (1.72%) Apache Avro
11 2 (1.72%) Django
11 2 (1.72%) HTML5
11 2 (1.72%) Middleware
11 2 (1.72%) NumPy
11 2 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.48%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.17%) User Experience
5 5 (4.31%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.59%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.72%) Fintech
7 2 (1.72%) Fixed Income
7 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.86%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.86%) Equities
8 1 (0.86%) Robotics
8 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 62 (53.45%) Linux
2 32 (27.59%) Unix
3 19 (16.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (11.21%) Windows
5 5 (4.31%) CentOS
6 3 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.86%) Solaris
7 1 (0.86%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (59.48%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (36.21%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (23.28%) SDLC
4 21 (18.10%) Continuous Delivery
5 19 (16.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 18 (15.52%) Software Engineering
7 17 (14.66%) Scrum
8 14 (12.07%) TDD
9 13 (11.21%) Data Modelling
9 13 (11.21%) OO
9 13 (11.21%) Security Management
10 12 (10.34%) Business Analysis
10 12 (10.34%) Deployment Automation
10 12 (10.34%) Load Balancing
10 12 (10.34%) Test Automation
11 11 (9.48%) Configuration Management
11 11 (9.48%) Microservices
11 11 (9.48%) Migration
11 11 (9.48%) Open Source
12 10 (8.62%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (59.48%) Python
2 39 (33.62%) Java
3 22 (18.97%) SQL
4 19 (16.38%) Bash Shell
5 16 (13.79%) Ruby
6 12 (10.34%) JavaScript
7 10 (8.62%) C++
8 9 (7.76%) PowerShell
9 8 (6.90%) C#
9 8 (6.90%) Java 8
10 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
11 6 (5.17%) Scala
12 3 (2.59%) C
12 3 (2.59%) Objective-C
12 3 (2.59%) Perl
12 3 (2.59%) PHP
13 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.59%) Degree
2 1 (0.86%) ISEB
2 1 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
System Software
1 20 (17.24%) Docker
2 5 (4.31%) vSphere
2 5 (4.31%) Xen
2 5 (4.31%) XenServer
3 3 (2.59%) HDFS
4 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.86%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.86%) LXC
4 1 (0.86%) NFS
4 1 (0.86%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.86%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (42.24%) Ansible
2 25 (21.55%) Puppet
3 24 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (10.34%) Icinga
4 12 (10.34%) Terraform
5 10 (8.62%) Graphite
5 10 (8.62%) Packer
6 9 (7.76%) HAProxy
7 7 (6.03%) Nagios
8 5 (4.31%) Cobbler
8 5 (4.31%) Tivoli
9 1 (0.86%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.86%) Salt
9 1 (0.86%) SCCM
9 1 (0.86%) SCOM
9 1 (0.86%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Oracle
2 15 (12.93%) VMware
3 11 (9.48%) New Relic
4 5 (4.31%) Citrix
4 5 (4.31%) EnterpriseDB
4 5 (4.31%) Perforce
4 5 (4.31%) Red Hat
4 5 (4.31%) Sybase
5 3 (2.59%) Google
5 3 (2.59%) SAP
6 2 (1.72%) Cloudera
6 2 (1.72%) Cognizant
6 2 (1.72%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.86%) Cisco
7 1 (0.86%) IBM
7 1 (0.86%) Solace
7 1 (0.86%) Tableau
7 1 (0.86%) TIBCO