Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 44 94
Rank change year-on-year -21 +50 +25
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 96 135 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.86% 6.20% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 6.66% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 63 86 19
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,472 £76,875 £57,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -9.52% +23.53% -15.00%

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 1,867 2,026 1,739
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 94.48% 92.98% 92.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,339 1,332 1,009
Glasgow median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 15 January 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 43 (44.79%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (43.75%) Jenkins
3 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (39.58%) Python
4 38 (39.58%) Ansible
5 32 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (31.25%) Git (software)
6 30 (31.25%) Linux
7 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 28 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (28.13%) Puppet
10 26 (27.08%) SQL
11 24 (25.00%) TeamCity
11 24 (25.00%) Docker
12 23 (23.96%) Analytics
12 23 (23.96%) Java
13 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
13 22 (22.92%) Test Automation
14 21 (21.88%) Maven
15 20 (20.83%) .NET
15 20 (20.83%) Windows
16 19 (19.79%) C#
16 19 (19.79%) Subversion
16 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
16 19 (19.79%) Artifactory
17 18 (18.75%) SDLC
18 17 (17.71%) Relational Database
18 17 (17.71%) Finance
19 16 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
20 15 (15.63%) Oracle

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 3 (3.13%) Apache
1 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.04%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 43 (44.79%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (30.21%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (7.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.08%) Serverless
7 1 (1.04%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.04%) Datadog
7 1 (1.04%) Google Analytics
7 1 (1.04%) Office 365
7 1 (1.04%) OpenShift
7 1 (1.04%) PaaS
7 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.33%) Firewall
2 3 (3.13%) HTTP
3 2 (2.08%) DHCP
3 2 (2.08%) DNS
4 1 (1.04%) LAN
4 1 (1.04%) MPLS
4 1 (1.04%) SSL
4 1 (1.04%) VPN
4 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 17 (17.71%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.63%) NoSQL
4 14 (14.58%) MongoDB
5 10 (10.42%) Big Data
6 7 (7.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 7 (7.29%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (7.29%) MySQL
7 6 (6.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (4.17%) RDBMS
9 3 (3.13%) Blockchain
9 3 (3.13%) Cosmos DB
9 3 (3.13%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.08%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (2.08%) Data Lake
10 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
10 2 (2.08%) Impala
10 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
10 2 (2.08%) Parquet
10 2 (2.08%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 42 (43.75%) Jenkins
2 30 (31.25%) Git (software)
3 24 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 21 (21.88%) Maven
5 19 (19.79%) Artifactory
5 19 (19.79%) Subversion
6 11 (11.46%) JIRA
7 10 (10.42%) CircleCI
7 10 (10.42%) CruiseControl
8 9 (9.38%) GitLab
8 9 (9.38%) Sonatype Nexus
9 8 (8.33%) Bitbucket
9 8 (8.33%) GoCD
9 8 (8.33%) Vagrant
10 4 (4.17%) JUnit
11 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
11 2 (2.08%) Eclipse
11 2 (2.08%) FindBugs
11 2 (2.08%) IntelliJ
11 2 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (17.71%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 5 (5.21%) Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.04%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Legal
4 1 (1.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 39 (40.63%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (31.25%) Developer
3 9 (9.38%) C# Developer
4 8 (8.33%) Architect
4 8 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 5 (5.21%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (5.21%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.17%) AWS Architect
7 4 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.13%) Automation Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) AWS Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Chief Technology Officer
8 3 (3.13%) Development Director
8 3 (3.13%) Lead DevOps
8 3 (3.13%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (3.13%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.13%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (20.83%) .NET
2 19 (19.79%) AngularJS
3 15 (15.63%) Middleware
4 11 (11.46%) HTML
4 11 (11.46%) RabbitMQ
4 11 (11.46%) Web Services
5 10 (10.42%) HTML5
6 9 (9.38%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (9.38%) Rendezvous
6 9 (9.38%) TIBCO EMS
7 8 (8.33%) React
8 5 (5.21%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.21%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.21%) REST
9 4 (4.17%) Spring
10 3 (3.13%) CGI
10 3 (3.13%) Entity Framework
10 3 (3.13%) Hibernate
10 3 (3.13%) RESTful
10 3 (3.13%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.54%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.17%) Cloud Native
3 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.13%) User Experience
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) Fintech
5 2 (2.08%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.08%) Wiki
6 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (31.25%) Linux
2 20 (20.83%) Windows
3 15 (15.63%) Unix
4 12 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.08%) Solaris
6 1 (1.04%) Android
6 1 (1.04%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (42.71%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (23.96%) Analytics
4 22 (22.92%) Test Automation
5 18 (18.75%) SDLC
6 16 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 12 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 12 (12.50%) TDD
8 11 (11.46%) Deployment Automation
9 10 (10.42%) OO
10 9 (9.38%) Microservices
11 8 (8.33%) Load Balancing
11 8 (8.33%) Open Source
12 7 (7.29%) Mentoring
13 6 (6.25%) Data Analytics
13 6 (6.25%) Migration
13 6 (6.25%) Multithreading
13 6 (6.25%) Scrum
13 6 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.58%) Python
2 26 (27.08%) SQL
3 23 (23.96%) Java
4 19 (19.79%) C#
5 12 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 12 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 8 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 7 (7.29%) C
8 6 (6.25%) Java 8
9 4 (4.17%) Perl
9 4 (4.17%) Ruby
9 4 (4.17%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.13%) C++
10 3 (3.13%) Scala
11 2 (2.08%) TypeScript
12 1 (1.04%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.04%) ISEB
2 1 (1.04%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.04%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (25.00%) Docker
2 2 (2.08%) HDFS
2 2 (2.08%) NFS
3 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.04%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (39.58%) Ansible
2 28 (29.17%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (28.13%) Puppet
4 14 (14.58%) Terraform
5 8 (8.33%) Graphite
5 8 (8.33%) HAProxy
5 8 (8.33%) Icinga
5 8 (8.33%) Packer
6 1 (1.04%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.04%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.04%) Mesos
6 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.04%) Nagios
6 1 (1.04%) SCCM
6 1 (1.04%) SCOM
6 1 (1.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (15.63%) Oracle
2 9 (9.38%) Google
2 9 (9.38%) Solace
2 9 (9.38%) TIBCO
2 9 (9.38%) VMware
3 8 (8.33%) New Relic
4 5 (5.21%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.13%) Perforce
5 3 (3.13%) SAP
6 2 (2.08%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.08%) Cognizant
6 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.04%) Cisco
7 1 (1.04%) Twitter