Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 146 122
Rank change year-on-year +46 -24 +76
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 135 89 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.51% 1.58% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 1.71% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 74 55 43
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 4,996 5,196 4,736
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.81% 92.00% 92.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3,203 3,331 2,879
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% +2.30% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +26 89 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Glasgow +18 52 £42,500 -5.56% 5
West Lothian - 1 £60,000 - 1
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 91 (67.41%) Continuous Integration
2 79 (58.52%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (50.37%) Git (software)
3 68 (50.37%) Jenkins
4 58 (42.96%) DevOps
5 53 (39.26%) Amazon AWS
6 52 (38.52%) Linux
7 48 (35.56%) JavaScript
7 48 (35.56%) Windows
8 47 (34.81%) Java
9 46 (34.07%) Ansible
10 44 (32.59%) Open Source
11 43 (31.85%) TDD
12 41 (30.37%) Terraform
13 39 (28.89%) Python
14 38 (28.15%) Elastic Stack
15 37 (27.41%) Microservices
15 37 (27.41%) OO
15 37 (27.41%) Subversion
16 35 (25.93%) Finance
16 35 (25.93%) GoCD
17 34 (25.19%) Software Engineering
18 33 (24.44%) C#
19 32 (23.70%) JIRA
19 32 (23.70%) Mentoring
20 29 (21.48%) Opscode Chef
20 29 (21.48%) BDD
20 29 (21.48%) Puppet
21 28 (20.74%) Microsoft Azure
21 28 (20.74%) TeamCity

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 16 (11.85%) IIS
2 7 (5.19%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (3.70%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.96%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.22%) Confluence
7 2 (1.48%) GemFire
7 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 53 (39.26%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (20.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (18.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (7.41%) npm
5 5 (3.70%) GitHub
5 5 (3.70%) Serverless
6 4 (2.96%) OpenShift
6 4 (2.96%) TestFlight
7 3 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.48%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.48%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (1.48%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.74%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.74%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (2.22%) HTTP
3 1 (0.74%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.07%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 5 (3.70%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.48%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.48%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (1.48%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.48%) OpenTSDB
4 2 (1.48%) Parquet
4 2 (1.48%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.74%) Big Data
5 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.74%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 68 (50.37%) Git (software)
1 68 (50.37%) Jenkins
2 37 (27.41%) Subversion
3 35 (25.93%) GoCD
4 32 (23.70%) JIRA
5 28 (20.74%) TeamCity
6 26 (19.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 25 (18.52%) IBM UrbanCode
7 25 (18.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 25 (18.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (11.85%) Cucumber
8 16 (11.85%) NUnit
8 16 (11.85%) SpecFlow
9 14 (10.37%) Maven
10 11 (8.15%) GitLab
11 10 (7.41%) Artifactory
11 10 (7.41%) Vagrant
12 9 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
12 9 (6.67%) webpack
13 4 (2.96%) CocoaPods
General
1 35 (25.93%) Finance
2 1 (0.74%) Banking
2 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (31.85%) Developer
2 37 (27.41%) Software Engineer
3 26 (19.26%) Consultant
3 26 (19.26%) Senior Consultant
4 25 (18.52%) .NET Developer
4 25 (18.52%) DevOps Consultant
4 25 (18.52%) Senior DevOps
4 25 (18.52%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 24 (17.78%) Java Engineer
5 24 (17.78%) Java Software Engineer
6 21 (15.56%) Java Developer
7 19 (14.07%) DevOps Engineer
8 18 (13.33%) JavaScript Engineer
9 16 (11.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (11.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 16 (11.85%) C# Software Developer
9 16 (11.85%) Developer in Test
9 16 (11.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 16 (11.85%) Development Engineer
9 16 (11.85%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (28.15%) Elastic Stack
2 28 (20.74%) .NET
2 28 (20.74%) REST
3 25 (18.52%) XML
4 24 (17.78%) JSON
5 20 (14.81%) React
6 16 (11.85%) AngularJS
6 16 (11.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (11.85%) Gherkin
7 15 (11.11%) CSS
7 15 (11.11%) HTML
7 15 (11.11%) Web Services
8 12 (8.89%) RESTful
9 9 (6.67%) Backbone.js
9 9 (6.67%) Sass
9 9 (6.67%) Vue.js
10 7 (5.19%) Spring
11 6 (4.44%) Node.js
12 5 (3.70%) Java EE
12 5 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (9.63%) User Experience
3 7 (5.19%) Driving Licence
4 6 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.70%) Cloud Native
5 5 (3.70%) Public Cloud
6 3 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.48%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.48%) Blog
7 2 (1.48%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.48%) Fintech
7 2 (1.48%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.74%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 52 (38.52%) Linux
2 48 (35.56%) Windows
3 28 (20.74%) Unix
4 11 (8.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (5.19%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.22%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.48%) Android
7 2 (1.48%) CentOS
7 2 (1.48%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (67.41%) Continuous Integration
2 79 (58.52%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (42.96%) DevOps
4 44 (32.59%) Open Source
5 43 (31.85%) TDD
6 37 (27.41%) Microservices
6 37 (27.41%) OO
7 34 (25.19%) Software Engineering
8 32 (23.70%) Mentoring
9 29 (21.48%) BDD
10 27 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 25 (18.52%) Customer Engagement
12 21 (15.56%) MVC
13 17 (12.59%) Process Improvement
13 17 (12.59%) Scenario Testing
13 17 (12.59%) Software Testing
14 16 (11.85%) Agile Testing
14 16 (11.85%) API Testing
14 16 (11.85%) SDET
14 16 (11.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 48 (35.56%) JavaScript
2 47 (34.81%) Java
3 39 (28.89%) Python
4 33 (24.44%) C#
5 28 (20.74%) SQL
6 17 (12.59%) PowerShell
7 15 (11.11%) Ruby
8 9 (6.67%) ES6
9 7 (5.19%) Apple Swift
10 5 (3.70%) Objective-C
11 4 (2.96%) C++
11 4 (2.96%) Perl
12 3 (2.22%) Bash Shell
12 3 (2.22%) Groovy
12 3 (2.22%) Scala
13 2 (1.48%) Kotlin
14 1 (0.74%) C
14 1 (0.74%) Jython
14 1 (0.74%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 24 (17.78%) Docker
2 16 (11.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) HDFS
4 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 46 (34.07%) Ansible
2 41 (30.37%) Terraform
3 29 (21.48%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (21.48%) Puppet
4 26 (19.26%) Rundeck
5 25 (18.52%) Consul
6 10 (7.41%) Kubernetes
7 9 (6.67%) Packer
8 5 (3.70%) Graphite
8 5 (3.70%) HAProxy
8 5 (3.70%) Icinga
9 3 (2.22%) Mesos
10 2 (1.48%) Kibana
10 2 (1.48%) logstash
11 1 (0.74%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.74%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.74%) Oozie
11 1 (0.74%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 26 (19.26%) Splunk
2 25 (18.52%) Delphix
2 25 (18.52%) RedGate
2 25 (18.52%) ServiceNow
3 10 (7.41%) VMware
4 4 (2.96%) Oracle
4 4 (2.96%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.48%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.74%) Google
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com