Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 113 182
Rank change year-on-year +52 +69 +50
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 232 115 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.31% 2.10% 0.77%
As % of the Systems Management category 38.47% 22.46% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 149 70 31
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,200 £36,975 £35,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,250 £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 603 512 394
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.21% 9.35% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 403 313 206
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +10.47% +1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,350 £30,625
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £56,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +35 125 £50,000 -4.76% 14
Edinburgh +45 95 £45,000 -30.77% 11
West Lothian - 7 £34,000 - 1
Perth and Kinross -1 3 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire 0 2 £55,000 +27.91% 1
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 144 (62.07%) Puppet
2 134 (57.76%) DevOps
3 128 (55.17%) Python
4 121 (52.16%) Docker
5 110 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
6 107 (46.12%) Linux
7 104 (44.83%) Jenkins
8 101 (43.53%) Opscode Chef
8 101 (43.53%) Amazon AWS
9 98 (42.24%) Java
10 86 (37.07%) SQL
11 81 (34.91%) JavaScript
11 81 (34.91%) Git (software)
12 78 (33.62%) Maven
13 77 (33.19%) Microsoft Azure
14 74 (31.90%) HTML
15 73 (31.47%) Oracle
16 70 (30.17%) Finance
16 70 (30.17%) Terraform
17 63 (27.16%) MySQL
18 61 (26.29%) Spring
18 61 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
18 61 (26.29%) Enterprise Software
19 60 (25.86%) Hadoop
19 60 (25.86%) Hibernate
20 59 (25.43%) OO
20 59 (25.43%) SDLC
21 58 (25.00%) NoSQL
22 55 (23.71%) AngularJS
22 55 (23.71%) Windows

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 11 (4.74%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.31%) JBoss
3 8 (3.45%) Apache
4 5 (2.16%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.16%) IIS
5 4 (1.72%) Apache Pig
5 4 (1.72%) Apache Solr
5 4 (1.72%) Jetty
5 4 (1.72%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.72%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.72%) WildFly
6 3 (1.29%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 101 (43.53%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (33.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (15.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 23 (9.91%) SaaS
5 10 (4.31%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 10 (4.31%) IaaS
5 10 (4.31%) PaaS
6 9 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (2.59%) Datadog
7 6 (2.59%) GitHub
8 5 (2.16%) CloudFront
9 4 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (1.72%) Serverless
10 2 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.86%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.86%) AWS CodePipeline
10 2 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.86%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.86%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.62%) Firewall
2 5 (2.16%) VPN
3 3 (1.29%) AMQP
4 2 (0.86%) SAN
5 1 (0.43%) Broadband
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
5 1 (0.43%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) SMTP
5 1 (0.43%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.43%) SSH
5 1 (0.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (27.16%) MySQL
2 60 (25.86%) Hadoop
3 58 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 55 (23.71%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (11.64%) Big Data
6 17 (7.33%) SQL Server
7 14 (6.03%) MongoDB
8 10 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
9 8 (3.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (2.59%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.29%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.29%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.29%) Redis
11 3 (1.29%) Riak
12 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.43%) Data Lake
13 1 (0.43%) HBase
13 1 (0.43%) IBM BigInsights
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 104 (44.83%) Jenkins
2 81 (34.91%) Git (software)
3 78 (33.62%) Maven
4 44 (18.97%) Subversion
5 41 (17.67%) GoCD
6 37 (15.95%) JIRA
7 30 (12.93%) TeamCity
8 28 (12.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 26 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
10 25 (10.78%) IBM UrbanCode
10 25 (10.78%) Octopus Deploy
11 21 (9.05%) GitLab
11 21 (9.05%) Vagrant
12 18 (7.76%) Artifactory
13 14 (6.03%) Sonatype Nexus
14 12 (5.17%) CircleCI
14 12 (5.17%) CruiseControl
15 8 (3.45%) Bitbucket
16 5 (2.16%) Selenium
17 4 (1.72%) Cucumber
General
1 70 (30.17%) Finance
2 4 (1.72%) Banking
2 4 (1.72%) Billing
3 2 (0.86%) Games
4 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (34.05%) DevOps Engineer
2 54 (23.28%) Developer
3 48 (20.69%) Java Developer
4 32 (13.79%) Senior DevOps
5 25 (10.78%) Consultant
5 25 (10.78%) DevOps Consultant
5 25 (10.78%) Senior Consultant
5 25 (10.78%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 24 (10.34%) Technical Leader
7 12 (5.17%) Analyst
8 11 (4.74%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (3.88%) Automation Engineer
9 9 (3.88%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (3.02%) Junior
10 7 (3.02%) Junior DevOps
10 7 (3.02%) Junior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (3.02%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.02%) Systems Administrator
10 7 (3.02%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (31.90%) HTML
2 61 (26.29%) Spring
3 60 (25.86%) Hibernate
4 55 (23.71%) AngularJS
5 44 (18.97%) Elastic Stack
6 16 (6.90%) CSS
7 14 (6.03%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (5.17%) jQuery
9 11 (4.74%) JSON
10 10 (4.31%) Node.js
11 8 (3.45%) Kafka
12 5 (2.16%) RESTful
12 5 (2.16%) Web Services
13 4 (1.72%) Flask
13 4 (1.72%) HTML5
13 4 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
14 3 (1.29%) JMS
14 3 (1.29%) JPA
14 3 (1.29%) Middleware
14 3 (1.29%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 61 (26.29%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (5.17%) Robotics
3 7 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.02%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.59%) Enterprise Cloud
5 5 (2.16%) Data Structures
5 5 (2.16%) Fintech
5 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
6 4 (1.72%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.29%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.86%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.86%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.43%) Clustering
9 1 (0.43%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.43%) User Experience
9 1 (0.43%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 107 (46.12%) Linux
2 55 (23.71%) Windows
3 40 (17.24%) Unix
4 31 (13.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (5.60%) CentOS
6 11 (4.74%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.29%) Solaris
7 3 (1.29%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.86%) AIX
8 2 (0.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (57.76%) DevOps
2 110 (47.41%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (26.29%) Continuous Integration
4 59 (25.43%) OO
4 59 (25.43%) SDLC
5 54 (23.28%) Collaborative Working
5 54 (23.28%) OOP
6 48 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 29 (12.50%) Microservices
7 29 (12.50%) Open Source
8 28 (12.07%) Configuration Management
9 25 (10.78%) Customer Engagement
10 23 (9.91%) TDD
11 20 (8.62%) Mentoring
11 20 (8.62%) Software Engineering
12 19 (8.19%) Deployment Automation
13 15 (6.47%) Artificial Intelligence
13 15 (6.47%) Test Automation
14 14 (6.03%) Load Balancing
15 13 (5.60%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 128 (55.17%) Python
2 98 (42.24%) Java
3 86 (37.07%) SQL
4 81 (34.91%) JavaScript
5 55 (23.71%) PHP
6 30 (12.93%) Bash Shell
7 25 (10.78%) PowerShell
8 21 (9.05%) Ruby
9 12 (5.17%) PL/SQL
10 7 (3.02%) Go
11 6 (2.59%) Perl
12 3 (1.29%) Scala
12 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.86%) Java 8
14 1 (0.43%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.43%) C#
14 1 (0.43%) C-shell
14 1 (0.43%) Java 9
14 1 (0.43%) JCL
14 1 (0.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (6.47%) Degree
2 6 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.72%) QA
2 2 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 121 (52.16%) Docker
2 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.43%) HDFS
3 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.43%) NFS
3 1 (0.43%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 144 (62.07%) Puppet
2 101 (43.53%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (30.17%) Terraform
4 26 (11.21%) Rundeck
5 25 (10.78%) Consul
6 23 (9.91%) Kubernetes
7 16 (6.90%) Packer
8 15 (6.47%) Salt
9 13 (5.60%) Icinga
10 10 (4.31%) Graphite
10 10 (4.31%) HAProxy
11 8 (3.45%) Nagios
12 5 (2.16%) Capistrano
13 4 (1.72%) Cacti
13 4 (1.72%) Rancher
14 3 (1.29%) Cobbler
14 3 (1.29%) Mesos
15 2 (0.86%) Grafana
15 2 (0.86%) Oozie
15 2 (0.86%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 73 (31.47%) Oracle
2 31 (13.36%) Splunk
3 27 (11.64%) ServiceNow
4 25 (10.78%) Delphix
4 25 (10.78%) RedGate
5 22 (9.48%) VMware
6 16 (6.90%) New Relic
7 15 (6.47%) Red Hat
8 8 (3.45%) Perforce
9 7 (3.02%) IBM
10 6 (2.59%) SaltStack
11 5 (2.16%) Citrix
11 5 (2.16%) Google
12 3 (1.29%) AppDynamics
12 3 (1.29%) Informatica
12 3 (1.29%) Microsoft
12 3 (1.29%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.86%) F5
13 2 (0.86%) Remedy
14 1 (0.43%) Cisco