Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Continuous Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 157 137
Rank change year-on-year +33 -20 +86
Permanent jobs citing Continuous Delivery 107 63 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.96% 1.18% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 1.28% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 47 29 39
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.05% +5.00% -18.70%
10th Percentile £35,500 £37,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £56,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% -4.17% +9.09%

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 5,078 4,938 5,277
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 92.94% 92.58% 92.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3,379 3,076 3,134
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 +18 53 £60,000 - 4
Glasgow +9 52 £42,500 -15.00% 12
Fife - 1 - - 2
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Continuous Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 72 (67.29%) Continuous Integration
2 59 (55.14%) Jenkins
3 56 (52.34%) DevOps
3 56 (52.34%) Git (software)
4 51 (47.66%) Amazon AWS
5 50 (46.73%) Linux
6 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
7 46 (42.99%) Ansible
8 39 (36.45%) Terraform
9 38 (35.51%) Subversion
10 37 (34.58%) GoCD
10 37 (34.58%) Elastic Stack
11 35 (32.71%) Python
11 35 (32.71%) Windows
11 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
12 34 (31.78%) Open Source
13 33 (30.84%) JIRA
14 32 (29.91%) Opscode Chef
15 31 (28.97%) Microservices
15 31 (28.97%) Unix
16 29 (27.10%) Mentoring
16 29 (27.10%) Microsoft Azure
17 28 (26.17%) Team Foundation Server
17 28 (26.17%) Puppet
17 28 (26.17%) Octopus Deploy
17 28 (26.17%) C#
17 28 (26.17%) Java
18 27 (25.23%) .NET
19 26 (24.30%) Rundeck
19 26 (24.30%) Atlassian Bamboo

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 17 (15.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.67%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.67%) IIS
3 3 (2.80%) OpenStack
3 3 (2.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.87%) GemFire
5 1 (0.93%) Apache
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.93%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 51 (47.66%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (27.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (23.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (4.67%) npm
5 3 (2.80%) GitHub
5 3 (2.80%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.93%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.93%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.21%) Firewall
2 4 (3.74%) HTTP
3 3 (2.80%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.48%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.87%) MSDE
3 2 (1.87%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.93%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.93%) Big Data
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (55.14%) Jenkins
2 56 (52.34%) Git (software)
3 38 (35.51%) Subversion
4 37 (34.58%) GoCD
5 33 (30.84%) JIRA
6 28 (26.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 28 (26.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (24.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 25 (23.36%) IBM UrbanCode
9 23 (21.50%) TeamCity
10 19 (17.76%) Maven
11 14 (13.08%) GitLab
12 13 (12.15%) Vagrant
13 12 (11.21%) Artifactory
13 12 (11.21%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (4.67%) Cucumber
14 5 (4.67%) NUnit
14 5 (4.67%) SpecFlow
15 4 (3.74%) webpack
16 3 (2.80%) JUnit
General
1 22 (20.56%) Finance
2 2 (1.87%) Banking
2 2 (1.87%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 30 (28.04%) Developer
2 26 (24.30%) Consultant
2 26 (24.30%) Senior Consultant
3 25 (23.36%) DevOps Consultant
3 25 (23.36%) Senior DevOps
3 25 (23.36%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 23 (21.50%) .NET Developer
5 20 (18.69%) Software Engineer
6 19 (17.76%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (15.89%) Lead .NET Developer
7 17 (15.89%) Lead Developer
8 12 (11.21%) Java Engineer
9 11 (10.28%) Java Software Engineer
10 9 (8.41%) Java Developer
11 8 (7.48%) Delivery Manager
12 5 (4.67%) .NET Software Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (4.67%) C# Software Engineer
12 5 (4.67%) Java Software Developer
12 5 (4.67%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (34.58%) Elastic Stack
2 27 (25.23%) .NET
3 10 (9.35%) AngularJS
3 10 (9.35%) JSON
3 10 (9.35%) REST
3 10 (9.35%) XML
4 9 (8.41%) HTML
4 9 (8.41%) Web Services
5 8 (7.48%) CSS
5 8 (7.48%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (6.54%) React
7 6 (5.61%) RESTful
8 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (4.67%) Backbone.js
8 5 (4.67%) Gherkin
8 5 (4.67%) Java EE
8 5 (4.67%) Spring
8 5 (4.67%) Vue.js
9 4 (3.74%) Sass
9 4 (3.74%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Driving Licence
2 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.54%) User Experience
4 4 (3.74%) Fixed Income
5 3 (2.80%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.87%) Blog
6 2 (1.87%) Equities
6 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.93%) Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.93%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 50 (46.73%) Linux
2 35 (32.71%) Windows
3 31 (28.97%) Unix
4 13 (12.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.80%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.87%) CentOS
7 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (67.29%) Continuous Integration
2 56 (52.34%) DevOps
3 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (31.78%) Open Source
5 31 (28.97%) Microservices
6 29 (27.10%) Mentoring
7 25 (23.36%) Customer Engagement
8 20 (18.69%) Deployment Automation
8 20 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (14.95%) Software Engineering
9 16 (14.95%) TDD
10 13 (12.15%) OO
11 12 (11.21%) Test Automation
12 10 (9.35%) Continuous Deployment
12 10 (9.35%) Software Delivery
13 9 (8.41%) Configuration Management
13 9 (8.41%) MVC
13 9 (8.41%) Scrum
13 9 (8.41%) User Stories
13 9 (8.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
1 35 (32.71%) Python
2 28 (26.17%) C#
2 28 (26.17%) Java
3 11 (10.28%) SQL
4 9 (8.41%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.48%) Ruby
6 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.74%) ES6
6 4 (3.74%) Perl
7 3 (2.80%) C++
7 3 (2.80%) Groovy
8 2 (1.87%) Scala
9 1 (0.93%) Jython
9 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (23.36%) GCP
2 2 (1.87%) QA
System Software
1 21 (19.63%) Docker
2 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (42.99%) Ansible
2 39 (36.45%) Terraform
3 32 (29.91%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (26.17%) Puppet
5 26 (24.30%) Rundeck
6 25 (23.36%) Consul
7 12 (11.21%) Packer
8 8 (7.48%) Graphite
8 8 (7.48%) HAProxy
8 8 (7.48%) Icinga
9 3 (2.80%) Kubernetes
9 3 (2.80%) Nagios
9 3 (2.80%) yum
10 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
10 1 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.93%) Mesos
10 1 (0.93%) Oozie
Vendors
1 25 (23.36%) Delphix
1 25 (23.36%) RedGate
1 25 (23.36%) ServiceNow
1 25 (23.36%) Splunk
2 12 (11.21%) VMware
3 4 (3.74%) Oracle
4 3 (2.80%) AppDynamics
4 3 (2.80%) Atlassian
4 3 (2.80%) New Relic
4 3 (2.80%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.93%) Google
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.93%) Perforce
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) Sybase
5 1 (0.93%) Xamarin