Period
to 20 April 2019

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 20 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 58 167
Rank change year-on-year -30 +109 +33
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 163 250 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.04% 4.33% 0.79%
As % of the Systems Management category 34.32% 42.96% 11.25%
Number of salaries quoted 117 140 25
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £32,650 £37,500 £34,300
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,575 £76,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 475 582 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.85% 10.07% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 330 358 181
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.03%
10th Percentile £31,459 £30,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,375 £65,000 £73,750
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 20 April 2019.

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 20 April 2019. 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
Edinburgh -17 79 £55,000 +14.58% 5
Glasgow -19 71 £50,000 - 1
Dundee - 8 £30,000 - 1
West Lothian -18 3 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 2019, 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 95 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (57.06%) Git (software)
3 90 (55.21%) Jenkins
4 88 (53.99%) DevOps
5 87 (53.37%) Amazon AWS
6 84 (51.53%) Puppet
7 81 (49.69%) Linux
8 79 (48.47%) Java
9 71 (43.56%) Opscode Chef
10 68 (41.72%) Terraform
11 67 (41.10%) Docker
12 66 (40.49%) Python
13 63 (38.65%) JavaScript
14 62 (38.04%) SQL
15 57 (34.97%) Microsoft Azure
16 52 (31.90%) Continuous Integration
17 50 (30.67%) Google Cloud Platform
18 49 (30.06%) HTML
19 48 (29.45%) Oracle
20 47 (28.83%) Finance
21 46 (28.22%) Subversion
22 45 (27.61%) Windows
23 42 (25.77%) Continuous Delivery
24 41 (25.15%) TDD
24 41 (25.15%) TeamCity
24 41 (25.15%) Open Source
25 40 (24.54%) JIRA
26 39 (23.93%) OO
26 39 (23.93%) Kubernetes
26 39 (23.93%) Elastic Stack

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 9 (5.52%) Apache
2 6 (3.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.84%) JBoss
4 3 (1.84%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.61%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.61%) CloudStack
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 87 (53.37%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (34.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (30.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 18 (11.04%) SaaS
5 12 (7.36%) PaaS
6 11 (6.75%) IaaS
7 7 (4.29%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.45%) GitHub
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.23%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) Firewall
2 2 (1.23%) DNS
2 2 (1.23%) HTTP
2 2 (1.23%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) SMTP
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (17.18%) MySQL
2 24 (14.72%) Big Data
3 21 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (12.27%) Hadoop
5 19 (11.66%) NoSQL
6 8 (4.91%) MongoDB
7 7 (4.29%) Redis
8 6 (3.68%) SQL Server
9 5 (3.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (3.07%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (3.07%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.84%) MariaDB
11 2 (1.23%) OpenTSDB
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (1.23%) Parquet
11 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 93 (57.06%) Git (software)
2 90 (55.21%) Jenkins
3 46 (28.22%) Subversion
4 41 (25.15%) TeamCity
5 40 (24.54%) JIRA
6 34 (20.86%) GoCD
7 31 (19.02%) Maven
8 29 (17.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (15.95%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 26 (15.95%) IBM UrbanCode
9 26 (15.95%) Octopus Deploy
10 12 (7.36%) Artifactory
11 9 (5.52%) GitLab
11 9 (5.52%) Sonatype Nexus
11 9 (5.52%) Vagrant
12 3 (1.84%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.84%) CircleCI
12 3 (1.84%) CruiseControl
13 2 (1.23%) CA Release Automation
13 2 (1.23%) PhantomJS
General
1 47 (28.83%) Finance
2 11 (6.75%) Banking
3 9 (5.52%) Marketing
4 6 (3.68%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.23%) Games
5 2 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (30.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 47 (28.83%) Developer
3 39 (23.93%) Java Developer
4 37 (22.70%) Senior DevOps
5 32 (19.63%) Consultant
6 26 (15.95%) DevOps Consultant
6 26 (15.95%) Senior Consultant
6 26 (15.95%) Senior DevOps Consultant
7 20 (12.27%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) AWS Engineer
9 11 (6.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 9 (5.52%) Azure Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Junior
11 7 (4.29%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.68%) AWS Consultant
12 6 (3.68%) Azure Consultant
12 6 (3.68%) Cloud Consultant
12 6 (3.68%) Software Engineer
12 6 (3.68%) Technical Leader
13 5 (3.07%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (30.06%) HTML
2 39 (23.93%) Elastic Stack
3 31 (19.02%) CSS
4 24 (14.72%) Spring
5 23 (14.11%) jQuery
6 19 (11.66%) AngularJS
7 18 (11.04%) Hibernate
8 13 (7.98%) React
9 12 (7.36%) Node.js
10 9 (5.52%) Redux
11 8 (4.91%) Kafka
11 8 (4.91%) LAMP
11 8 (4.91%) RabbitMQ
11 8 (4.91%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (4.29%) RESTful
12 7 (4.29%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 5 (3.07%) iOS SDK
13 5 (3.07%) Laravel
13 5 (3.07%) Spring Boot
13 5 (3.07%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.66%) Robotics
2 18 (11.04%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (5.52%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.07%) Fintech
6 4 (2.45%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.45%) Smart Home
6 4 (2.45%) Tandem
6 4 (2.45%) Wiki
7 3 (1.84%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.61%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.61%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 81 (49.69%) Linux
2 45 (27.61%) Windows
3 33 (20.25%) Unix
4 13 (7.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.45%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.84%) Android
7 3 (1.84%) CentOS
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (58.28%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (53.99%) DevOps
3 52 (31.90%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (25.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 41 (25.15%) Open Source
5 41 (25.15%) TDD
6 39 (23.93%) OO
7 36 (22.09%) Microservices
8 35 (21.47%) SDLC
9 30 (18.40%) Customer Engagement
9 30 (18.40%) Mentoring
10 27 (16.56%) Artificial Intelligence
11 23 (14.11%) Collaborative Working
11 23 (14.11%) Front End Development
11 23 (14.11%) Test Automation
12 22 (13.50%) Configuration Management
12 22 (13.50%) Software Engineering
13 21 (12.88%) OOP
14 16 (9.82%) Scrum
15 15 (9.20%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 79 (48.47%) Java
2 66 (40.49%) Python
3 63 (38.65%) JavaScript
4 62 (38.04%) SQL
5 26 (15.95%) PHP
6 25 (15.34%) PL/SQL
7 15 (9.20%) Bash Shell
8 11 (6.75%) Ruby
9 10 (6.13%) C#
9 10 (6.13%) Go
9 10 (6.13%) PowerShell
10 5 (3.07%) Perl
10 5 (3.07%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.45%) Java 8
11 4 (2.45%) Java 9
12 2 (1.23%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) COBOL
13 1 (0.61%) JCL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.68%) Degree
2 2 (1.23%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.61%) QA
System Software
1 67 (41.10%) Docker
2 6 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.84%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.23%) HDFS
5 1 (0.61%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (0.61%) vSphere
5 1 (0.61%) Xen
5 1 (0.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 84 (51.53%) Puppet
2 71 (43.56%) Opscode Chef
3 68 (41.72%) Terraform
4 39 (23.93%) Kubernetes
5 26 (15.95%) Consul
5 26 (15.95%) Rundeck
6 10 (6.13%) Packer
7 8 (4.91%) Graphite
7 8 (4.91%) HAProxy
7 8 (4.91%) Icinga
8 4 (2.45%) Kibana
8 4 (2.45%) logstash
9 3 (1.84%) Salt
10 2 (1.23%) BladeLogic
10 2 (1.23%) Grafana
10 2 (1.23%) Mesos
10 2 (1.23%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.23%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.61%) CA Endevor
11 1 (0.61%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (29.45%) Oracle
2 29 (17.79%) Splunk
3 28 (17.18%) ServiceNow
4 26 (15.95%) Delphix
4 26 (15.95%) RedGate
5 20 (12.27%) Google
6 15 (9.20%) VMware
7 4 (2.45%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.45%) New Relic
7 4 (2.45%) Perforce
8 2 (1.23%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.23%) Cisco
8 2 (1.23%) CyberArk
8 2 (1.23%) Juniper
8 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.23%) Symantec
9 1 (0.61%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.61%) F5
9 1 (0.61%) Twitter