The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for DevOps skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DevOps over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
UK / Scotland
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 60 128
Rank change year-on-year -15 +68  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 76 114 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.82% 3.99% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 4.36% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 18
Median salary £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £27,500 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00%  

DevOps is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2463 2613 2818
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.49% 91.43% 89.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1567 1476 1771
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,913
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing DevOps as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Scotland

DevOps
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for DevOps in Scotland

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DevOps in Scotland over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DevOps in Scotland

DevOps
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DevOps within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -7 46 £52,500 +7.69% 10
Glasgow -24 26 £52,500 +16.66% 12
Perth and Kinross - 3 £60,000 -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
DevOps
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing DevOps 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 DevOps.

1 71 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (37.06%) Linux
3 44 (30.77%) Java
4 41 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
5 39 (27.27%) Python
6 37 (25.87%) Windows
7 35 (24.48%) Continuous Integration
8 33 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
9 30 (20.98%) Jenkins
10 29 (20.28%) Git (software)
10 29 (20.28%) Finance
10 29 (20.28%) SQL
11 28 (19.58%) Test Automation
11 28 (19.58%) Puppet
12 27 (18.88%) SDLC
13 26 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
14 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
14 25 (17.48%) Configuration Management
15 21 (14.69%) Maven
16 20 (13.99%) Ansible
16 20 (13.99%) Docker
16 20 (13.99%) Bash Shell
17 19 (13.29%) Performance Tuning
17 19 (13.29%) Windows Server
17 19 (13.29%) Tomcat
18 18 (12.59%) Unix
18 18 (12.59%) SOAP
18 18 (12.59%) TDD
18 18 (12.59%) Scrum
18 18 (12.59%) Degree

DevOps
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 19 (13.29%) Tomcat
2 17 (11.89%) Apache
3 14 (9.79%) IIS
4 10 (6.99%) JBoss
5 5 (3.50%) Apache Spark
6 4 (2.80%) Alfresco
6 4 (2.80%) FileNet
6 4 (2.80%) SAS
7 3 (2.10%) Confluence
8 2 (1.40%) nginx
9 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.70%) CMS
9 1 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.70%) Jetty
9 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (0.70%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 41 (28.67%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.40%) GitHub
4 2 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.40%) PaaS
5 1 (0.70%) IaaS
5 1 (0.70%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.99%) DNS
2 8 (5.59%) Firewall
3 7 (4.90%) Internet
3 7 (4.90%) SMTP
4 6 (4.20%) LDAP
5 5 (3.50%) IMAP
5 5 (3.50%) Kerberos
5 5 (3.50%) SAN
5 5 (3.50%) VoIP
6 4 (2.80%) HTTP
6 4 (2.80%) NAS
7 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.70%) DMZ
8 1 (0.70%) Network Security
8 1 (0.70%) SMS
8 1 (0.70%) SSL
8 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.89%) MongoDB
2 12 (8.39%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.99%) SQL Server
4 9 (6.29%) Hadoop
5 8 (5.59%) DB2
6 7 (4.90%) Big Data
7 6 (4.20%) NoSQL
7 6 (4.20%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.80%) IMS/DB
9 3 (2.10%) MySQL
10 2 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.40%) OLTP
10 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.70%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.70%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.70%) HBase
11 1 (0.70%) SAP Data Services
11 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
11 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 30 (20.98%) Jenkins
2 29 (20.28%) Git (software)
3 21 (14.69%) Maven
4 10 (6.99%) NuGet
4 10 (6.99%) Sonatype Nexus
5 9 (6.29%) Hudson
5 9 (6.29%) SonarQube
5 9 (6.29%) Subversion
6 8 (5.59%) Ant
6 8 (5.59%) Selenium
7 6 (4.20%) Artifactory
7 6 (4.20%) Bitbucket
7 6 (4.20%) Bugzilla
7 6 (4.20%) CMake
7 6 (4.20%) MSBuild
7 6 (4.20%) Phabricator
7 6 (4.20%) Ranorex
7 6 (4.20%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (2.80%) JBehave
General
1 29 (20.28%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Banking
3 5 (3.50%) Retail
4 4 (2.80%) Automotive
4 4 (2.80%) Avionics
4 4 (2.80%) Games
5 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.40%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Legal
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (24.48%) Developer
2 26 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (9.09%) Administrator
3 13 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 13 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 10 (6.99%) Senior Developer
5 9 (6.29%) Architect
5 9 (6.29%) Test Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) DevOps Administrator
6 8 (5.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (5.59%) Software Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) Cloud Engineer
7 7 (4.90%) DevOps Manager
8 6 (4.20%) Analyst
8 6 (4.20%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (4.20%) Cloud Developer
8 6 (4.20%) DevOps Developer
9 5 (3.50%) DBA
9 5 (3.50%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (3.50%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.59%) REST
1 18 (12.59%) SOAP
2 14 (9.79%) Spring
3 13 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 12 (8.39%) .NET
4 12 (8.39%) Web Services
5 11 (7.69%) Node.js
6 9 (6.29%) RESTful
7 8 (5.59%) Ajax
7 8 (5.59%) HTML
7 8 (5.59%) JSON
7 8 (5.59%) XML
8 7 (4.90%) CSS
8 7 (4.90%) Django
8 7 (4.90%) J2EE
8 7 (4.90%) LAMP
9 6 (4.20%) Hibernate
9 6 (4.20%) Spring Boot
10 5 (3.50%) jQuery
11 4 (2.80%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.99%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.20%) Robotics
5 4 (2.80%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.10%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.10%) Derivative
6 3 (2.10%) Fixed Income
6 3 (2.10%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.10%) OTC Derivatives
7 2 (1.40%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.40%) User Experience
7 2 (1.40%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.70%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 53 (37.06%) Linux
2 37 (25.87%) Windows
3 19 (13.29%) Windows Server
4 18 (12.59%) Unix
5 10 (6.99%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (6.29%) Debian
7 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (2.80%) zOS
8 2 (1.40%) Android
8 2 (1.40%) Apple iOS
8 2 (1.40%) CentOS
9 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.48%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 28 (19.58%) Test Automation
5 27 (18.88%) SDLC
6 25 (17.48%) Configuration Management
7 19 (13.29%) Performance Tuning
8 18 (12.59%) Scrum
8 18 (12.59%) TDD
9 13 (9.09%) Mentoring
10 12 (8.39%) OO
10 12 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (7.69%) Open Source
12 10 (6.99%) ITIL
12 10 (6.99%) Waterfall
13 9 (6.29%) BDD
13 9 (6.29%) Load Balancing
13 9 (6.29%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (6.29%) SOA
13 9 (6.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 44 (30.77%) Java
2 39 (27.27%) Python
3 29 (20.28%) SQL
4 25 (17.48%) JavaScript
5 20 (13.99%) Bash Shell
6 17 (11.89%) PowerShell
7 10 (6.99%) Perl
8 8 (5.59%) Ruby
9 6 (4.20%) C#
9 6 (4.20%) PHP
9 6 (4.20%) Shell Script
10 5 (3.50%) C
11 4 (2.80%) REXX
11 4 (2.80%) Scala
11 4 (2.80%) VBScript
12 3 (2.10%) C++
13 2 (1.40%) Clojure
14 1 (0.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 18 (12.59%) Degree
2 4 (2.80%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.70%) HND
3 1 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.50%) QA
2 3 (2.10%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.10%) MiFID
2 3 (2.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 20 (13.99%) Docker
2 9 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (3.50%) vSphere
5 4 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.40%) XenApp
6 2 (1.40%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.70%) HDFS
7 1 (0.70%) KVM
7 1 (0.70%) NFS
7 1 (0.70%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 28 (19.58%) Puppet
2 26 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (13.99%) Ansible
4 10 (6.99%) Nagios
5 7 (4.90%) Capistrano
6 6 (4.20%) HAProxy
7 5 (3.50%) Packer
7 5 (3.50%) yum
8 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (2.80%) PowerCLI
9 3 (2.10%) Chronos
9 3 (2.10%) Marathon
9 3 (2.10%) Terraform
10 1 (0.70%) Cacti
10 1 (0.70%) Icinga
10 1 (0.70%) Nessus
10 1 (0.70%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.70%) SCCM
10 1 (0.70%) TIBCO Hawk
10 1 (0.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (11.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.39%) F5
2 12 (8.39%) IBM
3 10 (6.99%) Oracle
3 10 (6.99%) Perforce
3 10 (6.99%) VMware
4 8 (5.59%) Splunk
5 7 (4.90%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.50%) Guidewire
7 4 (2.80%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.80%) CA
7 4 (2.80%) Citrix
7 4 (2.80%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.80%) Informatica
8 3 (2.10%) Remedy
9 2 (1.40%) Google
9 2 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.70%) Qualys
10 1 (0.70%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.70%) Zend
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