Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Ansible
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 96 167
Rank change year-on-year +25 +71 +52
Permanent jobs citing Ansible 198 148 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.71% 2.63% 0.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 35.17% 27.16% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 147 78 36
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £31,250 £38,550 £41,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,875 £76,250
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +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 563 545 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 10.56% 9.67% 7.05%
Number of salaries quoted 398 339 205
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,013 £30,000 £32,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,950
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 13 December 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 13 December 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 +14 110 £50,000 -2.44% 9
Edinburgh +25 79 £45,000 -30.77% 10
Perth and Kinross 0 3 £47,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £37,000 -
South Lanarkshire -1 2 £55,000 +27.91%
Ansible
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 131 (66.16%) Puppet
2 116 (58.59%) DevOps
3 110 (55.56%) Python
4 104 (52.53%) Docker
5 98 (49.49%) Jenkins
5 98 (49.49%) Linux
6 95 (47.98%) Opscode Chef
7 93 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
8 87 (43.94%) Java
9 82 (41.41%) Git (software)
10 81 (40.91%) SQL
11 79 (39.90%) Amazon AWS
12 76 (38.38%) JavaScript
13 72 (36.36%) HTML
14 71 (35.86%) Oracle
15 69 (34.85%) Maven
16 65 (32.83%) Terraform
17 63 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
18 57 (28.79%) MySQL
19 56 (28.28%) Windows
19 56 (28.28%) Finance
20 54 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
20 54 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
21 53 (26.77%) SDLC
22 52 (26.26%) PostgreSQL
22 52 (26.26%) Spring
23 51 (25.76%) Hadoop
24 50 (25.25%) Hibernate
24 50 (25.25%) OO
24 50 (25.25%) Collaborative Working

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 (4.55%) Apache
1 9 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 7 (3.54%) JBoss
3 4 (2.02%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.02%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.02%) WildFly
4 2 (1.01%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.01%) Apache Solr
4 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.51%) IIS
5 1 (0.51%) Jetty
5 1 (0.51%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 79 (39.90%) Amazon AWS
2 63 (31.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (16.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 11 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 9 (4.55%) SaaS
6 8 (4.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (4.04%) GitHub
7 6 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (3.03%) Datadog
8 4 (2.02%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (2.02%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.02%) Serverless
9 2 (1.01%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (1.01%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (1.01%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.01%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.51%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.51%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.57%) Firewall
2 4 (2.02%) VPN
3 3 (1.52%) DNS
3 3 (1.52%) SMTP
3 3 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.01%) HTTP
4 2 (1.01%) Internet
4 2 (1.01%) SAN
5 1 (0.51%) AMQP
5 1 (0.51%) Broadband
5 1 (0.51%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (0.51%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (28.79%) MySQL
2 52 (26.26%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (25.76%) Hadoop
4 49 (24.75%) NoSQL
5 32 (16.16%) Big Data
6 18 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 11 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 11 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
8 8 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (3.54%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (1.01%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.01%) OpenTSDB
10 2 (1.01%) Parquet
11 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.51%) Redis
11 1 (0.51%) Riak
Development Applications
1 98 (49.49%) Jenkins
2 82 (41.41%) Git (software)
3 69 (34.85%) Maven
4 44 (22.22%) Subversion
5 38 (19.19%) JIRA
6 37 (18.69%) TeamCity
7 35 (17.68%) GoCD
8 29 (14.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 28 (14.14%) Team Foundation Server
10 26 (13.13%) IBM UrbanCode
10 26 (13.13%) Octopus Deploy
11 19 (9.60%) Artifactory
12 13 (6.57%) CircleCI
12 13 (6.57%) CruiseControl
12 13 (6.57%) GitLab
13 11 (5.56%) Vagrant
14 10 (5.05%) Bitbucket
14 10 (5.05%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (1.52%) RSpec
16 2 (1.01%) Travis CI
General
1 56 (28.28%) Finance
2 4 (2.02%) Billing
3 3 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Games
4 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (37.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (25.76%) Developer
3 47 (23.74%) Java Developer
4 30 (15.15%) Senior DevOps
5 26 (13.13%) Consultant
5 26 (13.13%) DevOps Consultant
5 26 (13.13%) Senior Consultant
5 26 (13.13%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 23 (11.62%) Technical Leader
7 12 (6.06%) Junior
7 12 (6.06%) Junior DevOps
7 12 (6.06%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 9 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (4.04%) AWS Engineer
10 6 (3.03%) Analyst
10 6 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
11 5 (2.53%) Python Engineer
11 5 (2.53%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.02%) AWS DevOps
12 4 (2.02%) SaaS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (36.36%) HTML
2 52 (26.26%) Spring
3 50 (25.25%) Hibernate
4 48 (24.24%) AngularJS
5 43 (21.72%) Elastic Stack
6 23 (11.62%) CSS
7 19 (9.60%) jQuery
8 8 (4.04%) Kafka
8 8 (4.04%) Node.js
8 8 (4.04%) RESTful
9 7 (3.54%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (2.02%) Flask
10 4 (2.02%) JSON
10 4 (2.02%) Web Services
11 3 (1.52%) PostGIS
12 2 (1.01%) Apache Thrift
12 2 (1.01%) Protocol Buffers
12 2 (1.01%) Samza
12 2 (1.01%) Spring Boot
12 2 (1.01%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 54 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 19 (9.60%) Robotics
3 6 (3.03%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.02%) Fintech
4 4 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.52%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.01%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.01%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.01%) VSAM
7 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.51%) Clustering
7 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 98 (49.49%) Linux
2 56 (28.28%) Windows
3 42 (21.21%) Unix
4 20 (10.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.54%) Windows Server
6 6 (3.03%) CentOS
7 2 (1.01%) Debian
7 2 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.51%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (58.59%) DevOps
2 93 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (26.77%) SDLC
5 50 (25.25%) Collaborative Working
5 50 (25.25%) OO
6 48 (24.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 48 (24.24%) OOP
7 32 (16.16%) Open Source
8 28 (14.14%) Microservices
9 26 (13.13%) Customer Engagement
9 26 (13.13%) TDD
10 21 (10.61%) Configuration Management
10 21 (10.61%) Mentoring
11 19 (9.60%) Artificial Intelligence
12 18 (9.09%) Analytics
12 18 (9.09%) Front End Development
13 15 (7.58%) Deployment Automation
14 14 (7.07%) Software Engineering
15 12 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 110 (55.56%) Python
2 87 (43.94%) Java
3 81 (40.91%) SQL
4 76 (38.38%) JavaScript
5 49 (24.75%) PHP
6 28 (14.14%) Bash Shell
7 18 (9.09%) PL/SQL
8 17 (8.59%) PowerShell
8 17 (8.59%) Ruby
9 6 (3.03%) Go
10 4 (2.02%) Perl
11 3 (1.52%) C#
12 2 (1.01%) COBOL
12 2 (1.01%) Java 8
12 2 (1.01%) Java 9
12 2 (1.01%) JCL
12 2 (1.01%) Scala
13 1 (0.51%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.51%) Korn
13 1 (0.51%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (4.04%) Degree
2 3 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 104 (52.53%) Docker
2 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.01%) HDFS
3 2 (1.01%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (1.01%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.51%) NFS
4 1 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.51%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.51%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 131 (66.16%) Puppet
2 95 (47.98%) Opscode Chef
3 65 (32.83%) Terraform
4 27 (13.64%) Rundeck
5 26 (13.13%) Consul
6 18 (9.09%) Kubernetes
7 15 (7.58%) Salt
8 11 (5.56%) Packer
9 8 (4.04%) Icinga
10 6 (3.03%) Graphite
10 6 (3.03%) HAProxy
10 6 (3.03%) Nagios
11 5 (2.53%) Mesos
12 2 (1.01%) BladeLogic
12 2 (1.01%) CA Endevor
12 2 (1.01%) Grafana
12 2 (1.01%) Kibana
12 2 (1.01%) Oozie
12 2 (1.01%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.01%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 71 (35.86%) Oracle
2 29 (14.65%) Splunk
3 26 (13.13%) Delphix
3 26 (13.13%) RedGate
3 26 (13.13%) ServiceNow
4 17 (8.59%) New Relic
5 12 (6.06%) VMware
6 9 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.53%) Perforce
8 3 (1.52%) Google
9 2 (1.01%) IBM
9 2 (1.01%) SaltStack
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco
10 1 (0.51%) EMC
10 1 (0.51%) Informatica
10 1 (0.51%) Microsoft
10 1 (0.51%) NetApp
10 1 (0.51%) Sun
10 1 (0.51%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.51%) Veritas