Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Continuous Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Continuous Delivery over the 6 months to 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 128 193
Rank change year-on-year -11 +65 +17
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 82 80 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.46% 1.60% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.75% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 52 40 27
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £38,625 £42,850
90th Percentile £61,125 £68,375 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -4.35%

Continuous Delivery 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5124 4575 5790
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.04% 91.30% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3305 2831 3660
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,700 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Continuous Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Continuous Delivery in Scotland

Continuous Delivery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Continuous Delivery in Scotland

Continuous Delivery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery in Scotland over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Continuous Delivery in Scotland

Continuous Delivery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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 +19 61 £55,000 +10.00% 5
Glasgow -45 19 £44,000 -2.22% 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £45,000 -
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Continuous Delivery.

1 53 (64.63%) Windows
1 53 (64.63%) DevOps
2 39 (47.56%) Jenkins
2 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (46.34%) Linux
4 37 (45.12%) Java
5 34 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
5 34 (41.46%) Test Automation
6 33 (40.24%) C#
7 32 (39.02%) .NET
8 31 (37.80%) Selenium
9 28 (34.15%) Bugzilla
9 28 (34.15%) Debian
9 28 (34.15%) Robotics
9 28 (34.15%) Maven
9 28 (34.15%) CMake
9 28 (34.15%) MSBuild
9 28 (34.15%) NuGet
9 28 (34.15%) Ranorex
9 28 (34.15%) Artifactory
9 28 (34.15%) SonarQube
9 28 (34.15%) Phabricator
9 28 (34.15%) Innovative Thinking
10 27 (32.93%) Unit Testing
10 27 (32.93%) Python
11 26 (31.71%) Mentoring
12 25 (30.49%) Coaching
12 25 (30.49%) SDET
12 25 (30.49%) C++
12 25 (30.49%) Microsoft Azure

Continuous Delivery
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 14 (17.07%) IIS
2 5 (6.10%) JBoss
2 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (28.05%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (18.29%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (9.76%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (7.32%) IaaS
7 5 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.66%) IMAP
1 3 (3.66%) Kerberos
1 3 (3.66%) LDAP
1 3 (3.66%) SMTP
1 3 (3.66%) VoIP
2 1 (1.22%) DNS
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (47.56%) Jenkins
2 31 (37.80%) Selenium
3 28 (34.15%) Artifactory
3 28 (34.15%) Bugzilla
3 28 (34.15%) CMake
3 28 (34.15%) Maven
3 28 (34.15%) MSBuild
3 28 (34.15%) NuGet
3 28 (34.15%) Phabricator
3 28 (34.15%) Ranorex
3 28 (34.15%) SonarQube
4 23 (28.05%) Git (software)
5 9 (10.98%) JIRA
6 8 (9.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (9.76%) GoCD
6 8 (9.76%) IBM UrbanCode
6 8 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (9.76%) Subversion
6 8 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (6.10%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (25.61%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (36.59%) Test Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Development Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Software Development Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Software Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Software Test Engineer
2 25 (30.49%) Test Development Engineer
3 17 (20.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Developer
5 8 (9.76%) Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) DevOps Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Senior Consultant
5 8 (9.76%) Senior DevOps
5 8 (9.76%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 7 (8.54%) Development Team Leader
6 7 (8.54%) Team Leader
7 4 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (3.66%) IT Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.02%) .NET
2 10 (12.20%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
3 7 (8.54%) Node.js
3 7 (8.54%) Web Services
4 6 (7.32%) RESTful
5 5 (6.10%) JSP
5 5 (6.10%) React
5 5 (6.10%) Redux
5 5 (6.10%) Spring
6 3 (3.66%) LAMP
6 3 (3.66%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.44%) Gherkin
7 2 (2.44%) Sensu
8 1 (1.22%) Chai
8 1 (1.22%) CSS3
8 1 (1.22%) Ember.js
8 1 (1.22%) HTML5
8 1 (1.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (34.15%) Robotics
2 14 (17.07%) EMC VNX
3 13 (15.85%) Virtual Team
4 7 (8.54%) Computer Science
4 7 (8.54%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (6.10%) Cloud Native
6 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.44%) User Experience
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 38 (46.34%) Linux
3 28 (34.15%) Debian
4 16 (19.51%) Windows Server
4 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (12.20%) Unix
7 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (64.63%) DevOps
2 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (41.46%) Continuous Integration
3 34 (41.46%) Test Automation
4 28 (34.15%) Innovative Thinking
5 27 (32.93%) Unit Testing
6 26 (31.71%) Mentoring
7 25 (30.49%) Coaching
7 25 (30.49%) SDET
8 16 (19.51%) Open Source
9 15 (18.29%) Validation
10 14 (17.07%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (17.07%) ITIL
10 14 (17.07%) ITIL V3
10 14 (17.07%) Performance Management
10 14 (17.07%) TDD
11 12 (14.63%) Scrum
12 10 (12.20%) Microservices
13 8 (9.76%) Customer Engagement
14 7 (8.54%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (45.12%) Java
2 33 (40.24%) C#
3 27 (32.93%) Python
4 25 (30.49%) C++
5 15 (18.29%) PowerShell
5 15 (18.29%) SQL
6 14 (17.07%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.88%) Ruby
8 2 (2.44%) Clojure
8 2 (2.44%) ES6
8 2 (2.44%) Groovy
8 2 (2.44%) Scala
9 1 (1.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) GCP
2 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 14 (17.07%) Active Directory
1 14 (17.07%) vSphere
2 10 (12.20%) Docker
3 2 (2.44%) LXC
3 2 (2.44%) OpenAM
3 2 (2.44%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (29.27%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (12.20%) Ansible
2 10 (12.20%) Puppet
3 8 (9.76%) Consul
3 8 (9.76%) Rundeck
3 8 (9.76%) Terraform
4 3 (3.66%) Nagios
5 2 (2.44%) Graphite
5 2 (2.44%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.44%) Icinga
5 2 (2.44%) Kibana
5 2 (2.44%) logstash
6 1 (1.22%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Cisco
2 14 (17.07%) EMC
2 14 (17.07%) HP
2 14 (17.07%) VMware
3 8 (9.76%) RedGate
3 8 (9.76%) ServiceNow
3 8 (9.76%) Splunk