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

Continuous Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 173 183
Rank change year-on-year +21 +10 +34
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 88 37 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.55% 0.78% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 0.84% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 23
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £57,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.09% +23.66% -19.13%
10th Percentile £26,500 £43,000 £37,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £86,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 5,275 4,381 5,338
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.66% 92.72% 92.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3,586 2,796 3,275
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £29,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 May 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 May 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 +30 51 £37,000 -35.65% 7
Glasgow -19 35 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Fife - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 63 (71.59%) Linux
2 57 (64.77%) DevOps
3 54 (61.36%) Jenkins
4 52 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
5 51 (57.95%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (52.27%) Git (software)
7 44 (50.00%) Windows
8 43 (48.86%) Ansible
9 36 (40.91%) Python
9 36 (40.91%) Subversion
10 35 (39.77%) JIRA
11 33 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
11 33 (37.50%) Terraform
11 33 (37.50%) GoCD
12 32 (36.36%) Elastic Stack
12 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
13 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Azure
14 29 (32.95%) Octopus Deploy
14 29 (32.95%) Unix
14 29 (32.95%) Java
15 28 (31.82%) Open Source
15 28 (31.82%) Puppet
16 27 (30.68%) Splunk
16 27 (30.68%) Microservices
16 27 (30.68%) Rundeck
17 25 (28.41%) Google Cloud Platform
17 25 (28.41%) Consul
17 25 (28.41%) IBM UrbanCode
17 25 (28.41%) ServiceNow

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 10 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.55%) OpenStack
3 3 (3.41%) Confluence
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) JBoss
4 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (59.09%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (35.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (28.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (11.36%) NuGet
5 6 (6.82%) GitHub
6 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.41%) npm
7 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (1.14%) CloudFront
7 1 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.14%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.36%) Firewall
2 5 (5.68%) Internet
3 4 (4.55%) DNS
4 3 (3.41%) HTTP
5 2 (2.27%) DHCP
5 2 (2.27%) SAN
5 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.14%) MSDE
3 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 54 (61.36%) Jenkins
2 46 (52.27%) Git (software)
3 36 (40.91%) Subversion
4 35 (39.77%) JIRA
5 33 (37.50%) GoCD
6 31 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (32.95%) Octopus Deploy
8 25 (28.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (28.41%) IBM UrbanCode
9 19 (21.59%) Maven
10 17 (19.32%) Artifactory
11 15 (17.05%) TeamCity
12 10 (11.36%) Bugzilla
12 10 (11.36%) CMake
12 10 (11.36%) MSBuild
12 10 (11.36%) Phabricator
12 10 (11.36%) Ranorex
12 10 (11.36%) Selenium
12 10 (11.36%) SonarQube
13 8 (9.09%) GitLab
General
1 7 (7.95%) Finance
2 4 (4.55%) Banking
3 3 (3.41%) Advertising
4 2 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (28.41%) Consultant
1 25 (28.41%) DevOps Consultant
1 25 (28.41%) Senior Consultant
1 25 (28.41%) Senior DevOps
1 25 (28.41%) Senior DevOps Consultant
2 21 (23.86%) Software Engineer
3 17 (19.32%) Developer
4 14 (15.91%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) .NET Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Development Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Lead .NET Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Lead Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Software Development Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Software Test Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Test Development Engineer
5 10 (11.36%) Test Engineer
6 7 (7.95%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Delivery Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Java Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.36%) Elastic Stack
2 25 (28.41%) .NET
3 7 (7.95%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (6.82%) AngularJS
5 5 (5.68%) HTML
5 5 (5.68%) React
5 5 (5.68%) Web Services
6 4 (4.55%) Backbone.js
6 4 (4.55%) CSS
6 4 (4.55%) REST
6 4 (4.55%) RESTful
6 4 (4.55%) SOAP
6 4 (4.55%) Vue (Vue.js)
7 3 (3.41%) Java EE
7 3 (3.41%) JSON
7 3 (3.41%) Node.js
7 3 (3.41%) Sass
7 3 (3.41%) Symfony
7 3 (3.41%) XML
7 3 (3.41%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.36%) Driving Licence
1 10 (11.36%) Robotics
2 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.82%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (5.68%) User Experience
5 4 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.55%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.41%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.27%) Equities
7 2 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) Derivative
8 1 (1.14%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 63 (71.59%) Linux
2 44 (50.00%) Windows
3 29 (32.95%) Unix
4 10 (11.36%) Debian
5 9 (10.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.68%) Mac OS X
7 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.27%) CentOS
8 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.77%) DevOps
2 51 (57.95%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (31.82%) Open Source
5 27 (30.68%) Microservices
6 25 (28.41%) Customer Engagement
7 18 (20.45%) Mentoring
8 16 (18.18%) Unit Testing
9 12 (13.64%) Deployment Automation
9 12 (13.64%) Test Automation
10 11 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 11 (12.50%) Web Development
11 10 (11.36%) Innovative Thinking
11 10 (11.36%) SDET
11 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (10.23%) Continuous Deployment
12 9 (10.23%) Load Balancing
13 8 (9.09%) Configuration Management
13 8 (9.09%) Decision-Making
14 7 (7.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.91%) Python
2 29 (32.95%) Java
3 25 (28.41%) C#
4 18 (20.45%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.50%) C++
6 8 (9.09%) Ruby
7 4 (4.55%) Bash Shell
7 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
7 4 (4.55%) SQL
8 3 (3.41%) ES6
8 3 (3.41%) Perl
8 3 (3.41%) PHP
9 1 (1.14%) Groovy
9 1 (1.14%) Scala
9 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (5.68%) Degree
2 4 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.27%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (28.41%) GCP
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 14 (15.91%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 43 (48.86%) Ansible
2 33 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
2 33 (37.50%) Terraform
3 28 (31.82%) Puppet
4 27 (30.68%) Rundeck
5 25 (28.41%) Consul
6 7 (7.95%) Graphite
6 7 (7.95%) HAProxy
6 7 (7.95%) Icinga
6 7 (7.95%) Packer
7 6 (6.82%) Nagios
8 4 (4.55%) yum
9 2 (2.27%) Kubernetes
9 2 (2.27%) SCCM
9 2 (2.27%) SCOM
10 1 (1.14%) Cobbler
10 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (1.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Splunk
2 25 (28.41%) Delphix
2 25 (28.41%) RedGate
2 25 (28.41%) ServiceNow
3 9 (10.23%) VMware
4 4 (4.55%) AppDynamics
4 4 (4.55%) Atlassian
4 4 (4.55%) New Relic
4 4 (4.55%) Rackspace
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.41%) Zend
6 2 (2.27%) Apple
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco
6 2 (2.27%) Meraki
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle
7 1 (1.14%) Perforce
7 1 (1.14%) Sybase