Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Ansible skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Ansible over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 138 190
Rank change year-on-year +87 +52 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 253 82 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.63% 1.53% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 39.72% 18.26% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 161 52 37
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £61,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.37% +36.11% -3.74%
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,750 £27,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £73,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

Ansible is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 637 449 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.65% 8.36% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 442 251 233
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,125 £29,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Ansible
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Ansible as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Ansible in Scotland

Ansible
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Ansible in Scotland

Ansible
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Ansible in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Ansible in Scotland

Ansible
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Ansible within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +61 137 £50,000 - 15
Edinburgh +50 105 £52,500 -19.23% 11
West Lothian -4 6 £34,000 -2.86%
Perth and Kinross +4 3 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire -1 1 - -
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT jobs citing Ansible 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Ansible.

1 157 (62.06%) Puppet
2 146 (57.71%) Python
3 142 (56.13%) DevOps
4 129 (50.99%) Docker
5 119 (47.04%) Amazon AWS
6 118 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
7 112 (44.27%) Java
8 108 (42.69%) Linux
9 106 (41.90%) Jenkins
10 102 (40.32%) Opscode Chef
11 90 (35.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 85 (33.60%) JavaScript
13 84 (33.20%) SQL
14 83 (32.81%) Maven
15 81 (32.02%) HTML
16 78 (30.83%) Oracle
16 78 (30.83%) Spring
16 78 (30.83%) Finance
17 76 (30.04%) Hibernate
18 71 (28.06%) Hadoop
18 71 (28.06%) Git (software)
19 70 (27.67%) Enterprise Software
19 70 (27.67%) NoSQL
20 68 (26.88%) MySQL
20 68 (26.88%) OO
21 64 (25.30%) PostgreSQL
21 64 (25.30%) AngularJS
21 64 (25.30%) SDLC
21 64 (25.30%) Terraform
22 63 (24.90%) PHP

Ansible
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 13 (5.14%) JBoss
2 12 (4.74%) Tomcat
3 9 (3.56%) OpenStack
4 8 (3.16%) Jetty
5 6 (2.37%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.98%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.98%) IIS
6 5 (1.98%) WildFly
7 4 (1.58%) Apache
7 4 (1.58%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.58%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.40%) Confluence
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.37%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 119 (47.04%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (35.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 43 (17.00%) SaaS
4 38 (15.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 29 (11.46%) IaaS
5 29 (11.46%) PaaS
6 22 (8.70%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.77%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (2.77%) CloudFront
7 7 (2.77%) GitHub
8 6 (2.37%) Datadog
9 4 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.58%) Serverless
10 2 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.79%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.79%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.79%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.79%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.91%) Firewall
2 6 (2.37%) VPN
3 4 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.58%) LAN
3 4 (1.58%) Network Security
3 4 (1.58%) SAN
4 3 (1.19%) AMQP
5 1 (0.40%) ATM
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
5 1 (0.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (28.06%) Hadoop
2 70 (27.67%) NoSQL
3 68 (26.88%) MySQL
4 64 (25.30%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (6.32%) MongoDB
6 15 (5.93%) Big Data
7 13 (5.14%) SQL Server
8 6 (2.37%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.37%) Couchbase
8 6 (2.37%) Redis
8 6 (2.37%) Riak
9 4 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.19%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.40%) HBase
12 1 (0.40%) IBM BigInsights
12 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 106 (41.90%) Jenkins
2 83 (32.81%) Maven
3 71 (28.06%) Git (software)
4 40 (15.81%) GoCD
5 39 (15.42%) Subversion
6 37 (14.62%) JIRA
7 28 (11.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 28 (11.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 28 (11.07%) Team Foundation Server
8 25 (9.88%) IBM UrbanCode
9 24 (9.49%) Vagrant
10 22 (8.70%) TeamCity
11 21 (8.30%) GitLab
12 14 (5.53%) Artifactory
13 12 (4.74%) Sonatype Nexus
14 9 (3.56%) Selenium
15 8 (3.16%) Cucumber
16 6 (2.37%) Bitbucket
16 6 (2.37%) CircleCI
16 6 (2.37%) FitNesse
General
1 78 (30.83%) Finance
2 3 (1.19%) Banking
2 3 (1.19%) Billing
3 2 (0.79%) Games
Job Titles
1 68 (26.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 62 (24.51%) Developer
3 56 (22.13%) Java Developer
4 37 (14.62%) Senior DevOps
5 26 (10.28%) Consultant
6 25 (9.88%) DevOps Consultant
6 25 (9.88%) Senior Consultant
6 25 (9.88%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 24 (9.49%) Technical Leader
8 22 (8.70%) Architect
9 18 (7.11%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (4.74%) Analyst
10 12 (4.74%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
11 11 (4.35%) Cloud Engineer
12 10 (3.95%) Software Engineer
13 9 (3.56%) AWS Engineer
14 7 (2.77%) Azure Engineer
14 7 (2.77%) Systems Administrator
14 7 (2.77%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 81 (32.02%) HTML
2 78 (30.83%) Spring
3 76 (30.04%) Hibernate
4 64 (25.30%) AngularJS
5 43 (17.00%) Elastic Stack
6 24 (9.49%) JSON
7 12 (4.74%) RabbitMQ
8 11 (4.35%) CSS
8 11 (4.35%) Node.js
9 8 (3.16%) HTML5
9 8 (3.16%) jQuery
9 8 (3.16%) Kafka
10 6 (2.37%) Web Services
11 5 (1.98%) RESTful
12 4 (1.58%) JPA
13 3 (1.19%) Flask
13 3 (1.19%) JMS
13 3 (1.19%) Middleware
13 3 (1.19%) TIBCO EMS
13 3 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 70 (27.67%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.11%) Enterprise Cloud
4 8 (3.16%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.77%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.77%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.37%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.58%) Fintech
8 4 (1.58%) Robotics
9 2 (0.79%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.79%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.40%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 108 (42.69%) Linux
2 55 (21.74%) Windows
3 39 (15.42%) Unix
4 33 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (6.72%) CentOS
6 15 (5.93%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.19%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.79%) AIX
8 2 (0.79%) Debian
8 2 (0.79%) Solaris
9 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (56.13%) DevOps
2 118 (46.64%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (26.88%) OO
4 64 (25.30%) SDLC
5 62 (24.51%) Collaborative Working
5 62 (24.51%) OOP
6 59 (23.32%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 29 (11.46%) Configuration Management
9 28 (11.07%) Microservices
10 27 (10.67%) Open Source
11 25 (9.88%) Customer Engagement
12 24 (9.49%) Business Analysis
12 24 (9.49%) Deployment Automation
13 22 (8.70%) Software Engineering
14 21 (8.30%) Project Management
15 20 (7.91%) TDD
16 19 (7.51%) Mentoring
17 18 (7.11%) Change Management
17 18 (7.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (57.71%) Python
2 112 (44.27%) Java
3 85 (33.60%) JavaScript
4 84 (33.20%) SQL
5 63 (24.90%) PHP
6 40 (15.81%) PowerShell
7 35 (13.83%) Bash Shell
8 28 (11.07%) Ruby
9 9 (3.56%) Go
10 5 (1.98%) Perl
11 4 (1.58%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.19%) Java 8
12 3 (1.19%) Scala
12 3 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.40%) C#
13 1 (0.40%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 15 (5.93%) Degree
2 6 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.23%) GCP
2 4 (1.58%) QA
3 2 (0.79%) SLA
4 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 129 (50.99%) Docker
2 4 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.40%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.40%) HDFS
4 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 157 (62.06%) Puppet
2 102 (40.32%) Opscode Chef
3 64 (25.30%) Terraform
4 28 (11.07%) Kubernetes
5 26 (10.28%) Rundeck
6 25 (9.88%) Consul
7 14 (5.53%) Packer
8 11 (4.35%) Icinga
8 11 (4.35%) Nagios
9 10 (3.95%) Salt
10 8 (3.16%) Graphite
10 8 (3.16%) HAProxy
11 6 (2.37%) Cobbler
11 6 (2.37%) Rancher
12 5 (1.98%) Capistrano
13 4 (1.58%) Cacti
14 3 (1.19%) Mesos
14 3 (1.19%) yum
15 2 (0.79%) Grafana
15 2 (0.79%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 78 (30.83%) Oracle
2 31 (12.25%) Splunk
3 27 (10.67%) ServiceNow
4 25 (9.88%) Delphix
4 25 (9.88%) RedGate
5 22 (8.70%) VMware
6 15 (5.93%) New Relic
7 14 (5.53%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.95%) IBM
9 7 (2.77%) Microsoft
10 6 (2.37%) AppDynamics
10 6 (2.37%) Citrix
10 6 (2.37%) F5
10 6 (2.37%) Perforce
10 6 (2.37%) SaltStack
11 5 (1.98%) Google
12 4 (1.58%) Atlassian
12 4 (1.58%) CheckPoint
12 4 (1.58%) Cisco
12 4 (1.58%) HP