Period
to 19 February 2018

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 19 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 158 185
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27 +23
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 83 42 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.46% 0.92% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.00% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 51 27 27
Scotland median annual salary £29,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.00% -4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £26,500 £37,500 £39,500
90th Percentile £65,500 £86,250 £66,500
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 5,187 4,198 5,566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.47% 91.48% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3,444 2,661 3,515
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,926
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.83% +1.00%
10th Percentile £28,250 £29,000 £28,072
90th Percentile £68,750 £64,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 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
Edinburgh +17 62 £29,000 -42.00% 6
Glasgow -23 20 £44,000 -7.37% 3
South Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT jobs citing Continuous Delivery 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 Continuous Delivery.

1 58 (69.88%) DevOps
2 56 (67.47%) Linux
3 52 (62.65%) Windows
3 52 (62.65%) Jenkins
4 44 (53.01%) Java
5 43 (51.81%) Continuous Integration
5 43 (51.81%) Amazon AWS
6 39 (46.99%) Git (software)
6 39 (46.99%) Python
7 33 (39.76%) C#
7 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (38.55%) .NET
9 28 (33.73%) Test Automation
9 28 (33.73%) Unit Testing
10 27 (32.53%) Selenium
11 26 (31.33%) C++
11 26 (31.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (30.12%) MSBuild
12 25 (30.12%) CMake
12 25 (30.12%) NuGet
12 25 (30.12%) Artifactory
12 25 (30.12%) Opscode Chef
12 25 (30.12%) Ranorex
12 25 (30.12%) SonarQube
12 25 (30.12%) SDET
12 25 (30.12%) Phabricator
12 25 (30.12%) Innovative Thinking
12 25 (30.12%) Bugzilla
12 25 (30.12%) Debian
12 25 (30.12%) Robotics

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 5 (6.02%) JBoss
1 5 (6.02%) Tomcat
2 4 (4.82%) IIS
3 3 (3.61%) Confluence
4 2 (2.41%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.20%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 43 (51.81%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (31.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (20.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (6.02%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (6.02%) IaaS
6 4 (4.82%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (3.61%) GitHub
7 3 (3.61%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) DNS
2 3 (3.61%) Firewall
3 2 (2.41%) DHCP
3 2 (2.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.41%) SAN
3 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.20%) MSDE
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 52 (62.65%) Jenkins
2 39 (46.99%) Git (software)
3 27 (32.53%) Selenium
4 25 (30.12%) Artifactory
4 25 (30.12%) Bugzilla
4 25 (30.12%) CMake
4 25 (30.12%) Maven
4 25 (30.12%) MSBuild
4 25 (30.12%) NuGet
4 25 (30.12%) Phabricator
4 25 (30.12%) Ranorex
4 25 (30.12%) SonarQube
5 22 (26.51%) JIRA
6 20 (24.10%) Subversion
6 20 (24.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (21.69%) GoCD
7 18 (21.69%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (20.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 17 (20.48%) IBM UrbanCode
9 5 (6.02%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (21.69%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Banking
3 3 (3.61%) Advertising
4 2 (2.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (34.94%) Software Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Development Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Software Development Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Software Test Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Test Development Engineer
2 25 (30.12%) Test Engineer
3 17 (20.48%) Consultant
3 17 (20.48%) DevOps Consultant
3 17 (20.48%) Senior Consultant
3 17 (20.48%) Senior DevOps
3 17 (20.48%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 14 (16.87%) Developer
5 6 (7.23%) Development Team Leader
5 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (7.23%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.82%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.55%) .NET
2 18 (21.69%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (10.84%) Node.js
3 9 (10.84%) React
4 7 (8.43%) AngularJS
5 6 (7.23%) .NET Framework
6 5 (6.02%) JSP
6 5 (6.02%) Redux
6 5 (6.02%) Spring
7 4 (4.82%) CSS
7 4 (4.82%) HTML
7 4 (4.82%) RESTful
7 4 (4.82%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 4 (4.82%) Web Services
8 3 (3.61%) Django
8 3 (3.61%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (3.61%) Sass
8 3 (3.61%) Spring MVC
8 3 (3.61%) Symfony
8 3 (3.61%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.12%) Robotics
2 9 (10.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.23%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (7.23%) User Experience
4 5 (6.02%) Cloud Native
5 4 (4.82%) EMC VNX
5 4 (4.82%) Public Cloud
5 4 (4.82%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.41%) Equities
6 2 (2.41%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.20%) Derivative
7 1 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 56 (67.47%) Linux
2 52 (62.65%) Windows
3 25 (30.12%) Debian
4 19 (22.89%) Unix
5 8 (9.64%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (2.41%) CentOS
7 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (69.88%) DevOps
2 43 (51.81%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (39.76%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (33.73%) Test Automation
4 28 (33.73%) Unit Testing
5 25 (30.12%) Innovative Thinking
5 25 (30.12%) SDET
6 21 (25.30%) Microservices
7 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
7 19 (22.89%) Open Source
8 17 (20.48%) Customer Engagement
9 16 (19.28%) TDD
10 15 (18.07%) Coaching
11 10 (12.05%) MVC
12 9 (10.84%) OO
12 9 (10.84%) Scrum
13 8 (9.64%) Web Development
14 7 (8.43%) Continuous Deployment
14 7 (8.43%) SDLC
15 6 (7.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (53.01%) Java
2 39 (46.99%) Python
3 33 (39.76%) C#
4 26 (31.33%) C++
5 16 (19.28%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.64%) Ruby
6 8 (9.64%) SQL
7 5 (6.02%) ES6
7 5 (6.02%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.61%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.61%) Perl
8 3 (3.61%) PHP
9 1 (1.20%) Clojure
9 1 (1.20%) Groovy
9 1 (1.20%) Scala
9 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Computer Science Degree
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 2 (2.41%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.48%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (9.64%) Docker
2 6 (7.23%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.82%) vSphere
4 2 (2.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.20%) LXC
5 1 (1.20%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 25 (30.12%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (27.71%) Ansible
3 20 (24.10%) Puppet
4 19 (22.89%) Rundeck
5 17 (20.48%) Consul
5 17 (20.48%) Terraform
6 3 (3.61%) Kubernetes
6 3 (3.61%) Nagios
7 2 (2.41%) HAProxy
7 2 (2.41%) SCCM
7 2 (2.41%) SCOM
8 1 (1.20%) Cobbler
8 1 (1.20%) Graphite
8 1 (1.20%) Icinga
8 1 (1.20%) Kibana
8 1 (1.20%) logstash
8 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.20%) yum
Vendors
1 19 (22.89%) Splunk
2 17 (20.48%) RedGate
2 17 (20.48%) ServiceNow
3 6 (7.23%) Cisco
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.23%) VMware
4 4 (4.82%) EMC
4 4 (4.82%) HP
5 3 (3.61%) Zend
6 2 (2.41%) Apple
6 2 (2.41%) Meraki
7 1 (1.20%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.20%) New Relic
7 1 (1.20%) Perforce
7 1 (1.20%) Rackspace