DevOps Jobs in Scotland

DevOps
UK > Scotland

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland requiring DevOps skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited DevOps over the 6 months leading up to 21 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
21 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 48 14 10
Rank change year-on-year -34 -4 +4
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 466 603 931
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 6.81% 14.08% 14.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 14.87% 16.10%
Number of salaries quoted 189 320 511
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,358 £40,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.31% +8.33% +14.29%
75th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,474 £97,328 £87,500
UK median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% - +7.69%

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland

DevOps falls under the Processes and Methodologies category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring process or methodology skills in Scotland.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,115 4,054 5,784
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 89.41% 94.68% 91.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,571 2,031 2,895
10th Percentile £28,250 £32,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +12.24%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £83,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,899 £60,000
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.50% +9.09%

DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing DevOps as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for DevOps in Scotland

DevOps
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DevOps in Scotland.

Salary trend for DevOps in Scotland

DevOps
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing DevOps in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 June 2024.

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 6 months to 21 June 2024. 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
Jobs
Glasgow -55 236 £70,000 +27.27% 16
Edinburgh -5 177 £70,000 +0.80% 17
Aberdeen -5 18 £42,500 -22.73% 4
Lanarkshire -1 10 - - 12
Fife -9 6 - -
Dundee - 5 £45,000 - 1
DevOps
UK

DevOps
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (12.02%) ArcGIS
1 56 (12.02%) GeoServer
2 30 (6.44%) Confluence
3 15 (3.22%) Cloud Foundry
4 9 (1.93%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.50%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.07%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.07%) WordPress
7 4 (0.86%) Captiva
7 4 (0.86%) FileNet
8 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.21%) IIS
8 1 (0.21%) SAS
8 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (5.15%) UserZoom
2 12 (2.58%) Sketch
3 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.21%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 225 (48.28%) Azure
2 202 (43.35%) AWS
3 67 (14.38%) GCP
4 59 (12.66%) Azure DevOps
5 36 (7.73%) Figma
5 36 (7.73%) SaaS
6 24 (5.15%) SurveyMonkey
7 23 (4.94%) IaaS
7 23 (4.94%) PaaS
8 21 (4.51%) Power Platform
9 14 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
10 12 (2.58%) BlazeMeter
10 12 (2.58%) Microsoft 365
11 11 (2.36%) Entra ID
12 10 (2.15%) Azure Data Factory
13 8 (1.72%) Dynamics 365
13 8 (1.72%) GitHub
13 8 (1.72%) OpenShift
14 6 (1.29%) Amazon S3
14 6 (1.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.51%) Firewall
2 17 (3.65%) SD-WAN
3 14 (3.00%) VPN
4 13 (2.79%) WAN
5 6 (1.29%) Network Security
6 4 (0.86%) Internet
7 3 (0.64%) BGP
7 3 (0.64%) Wireless
8 2 (0.43%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (12.88%) PostgreSQL
2 56 (12.02%) GIS
2 56 (12.02%) QGIS
3 37 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 30 (6.44%) MongoDB
5 29 (6.22%) SQL Server
6 28 (6.01%) Looker
7 24 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
8 17 (3.65%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (3.43%) BigQuery
10 15 (3.22%) Power BI
11 14 (3.00%) Geospatial Data
12 13 (2.79%) MySQL
12 13 (2.79%) Relational Database
13 12 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
14 11 (2.36%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (2.36%) Big Data
15 9 (1.93%) Tableau
16 6 (1.29%) Data Vault
17 5 (1.07%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 57 (12.23%) JIRA
2 39 (8.37%) Jenkins
3 31 (6.65%) Git
4 24 (5.15%) Cypress.io
5 16 (3.43%) Cucumber
6 15 (3.22%) JUnit
7 12 (2.58%) Visual Studio
8 11 (2.36%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.50%) MSTest
9 7 (1.50%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (1.07%) Maven
10 5 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.86%) GitLab
11 4 (0.86%) IBM UrbanCode
11 4 (0.86%) Selenium
11 4 (0.86%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.86%) WebDriver
11 4 (0.86%) webpack
12 3 (0.64%) SonarQube
12 3 (0.64%) Spinnaker
General
1 161 (34.55%) Finance
2 116 (24.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 115 (24.68%) Social Skills
4 104 (22.32%) Law
5 68 (14.59%) Marketing
6 55 (11.80%) Banking
7 32 (6.87%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (3.65%) Presentation Skills
9 15 (3.22%) Investment Banking
10 13 (2.79%) Military
10 13 (2.79%) Private Banking
10 13 (2.79%) Retail Banking
11 8 (1.72%) Games
12 7 (1.50%) Billing
13 5 (1.07%) Legal
14 4 (0.86%) Advertising
15 3 (0.64%) Retail
16 2 (0.43%) Aviation
16 2 (0.43%) Public Sector
17 1 (0.21%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 124 (26.61%) Software Engineer
2 107 (22.96%) Senior
3 92 (19.74%) Lead
4 62 (13.30%) Developer
5 46 (9.87%) Architect
5 46 (9.87%) Senior Software Engineer
6 32 (6.87%) Java Engineer
7 29 (6.22%) Cloud Engineer
7 29 (6.22%) Java Software Engineer
8 27 (5.79%) Lead Software Engineer
9 26 (5.58%) Data Engineer
10 24 (5.15%) Senior Developer
10 24 (5.15%) User Experience Researcher
11 21 (4.51%) DevOps Engineer
12 19 (4.08%) Full Stack Engineer
13 17 (3.65%) Full Stack Software Engineer
14 16 (3.43%) Agile Coach
15 15 (3.22%) Azure Engineer
15 15 (3.22%) Lead Java Engineer
16 14 (3.00%) Geospatial Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (26.39%) React
2 101 (21.67%) CSS
3 85 (18.24%) .NET
4 60 (12.88%) .NET Core
5 56 (12.02%) Leaflet
5 56 (12.02%) OpenLayers
5 56 (12.02%) PostGIS
6 50 (10.73%) HTML
7 45 (9.66%) Spring
8 42 (9.01%) Kafka
9 30 (6.44%) Spring Boot
10 29 (6.22%) Node.js
11 26 (5.58%) AngularJS
12 17 (3.65%) ASP.NET
13 15 (3.22%) JDBC
14 14 (3.00%) Vue
15 9 (1.93%) Middleware
16 8 (1.72%) .NET Framework
16 8 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (1.72%) Express.js
Miscellaneous
1 44 (9.44%) Product Ownership
2 38 (8.15%) Public Cloud
3 27 (5.79%) Legacy Systems
4 23 (4.94%) Private Cloud
5 17 (3.65%) Management Information System
6 16 (3.43%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.79%) Replication
8 12 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.93%) Greenfield Project
9 9 (1.93%) IoT
9 9 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (1.50%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.50%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 5 (1.07%) Onboarding
11 5 (1.07%) Reference Data
12 4 (0.86%) DataPower
12 4 (0.86%) Distributed Systems
12 4 (0.86%) Low-Code
12 4 (0.86%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 63 (13.52%) Linux
2 36 (7.73%) Windows
3 25 (5.36%) Unix
4 19 (4.08%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.79%) Mac OS X
6 6 (1.29%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.86%) Android
7 4 (0.86%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.43%) CentOS
9 1 (0.21%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (67.81%) Agile
2 147 (31.55%) Software Engineering
3 130 (27.90%) CI/CD
3 130 (27.90%) Mentoring
4 116 (24.89%) Actionable Insight
5 72 (15.45%) Analytics
6 69 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
7 63 (13.52%) Web Development
8 61 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (12.23%) SDLC
10 54 (11.59%) User Experience
11 53 (11.37%) Visualisation
12 51 (10.94%) Roadmaps
13 50 (10.73%) Full Stack Development
14 48 (10.30%) User Research
15 45 (9.66%) TDD
16 44 (9.44%) Microservices
17 42 (9.01%) Continuous Improvement
18 40 (8.58%) Scrum
18 40 (8.58%) Systems Thinking
Programming Languages
1 126 (27.04%) JavaScript
2 108 (23.18%) Python
3 103 (22.10%) SQL
4 82 (17.60%) Java
5 69 (14.81%) C#
6 21 (4.51%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.65%) TypeScript
8 15 (3.22%) Bash
9 12 (2.58%) PHP
10 10 (2.15%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.72%) Groovy
12 5 (1.07%) Kotlin
13 4 (0.86%) Bicep
13 4 (0.86%) Ruby
13 4 (0.86%) Swift
14 3 (0.64%) C
14 3 (0.64%) Scala
15 2 (0.43%) Kusto Query Language
15 2 (0.43%) Perl
15 2 (0.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (18.88%) Security Cleared
2 85 (18.24%) SC Cleared
3 83 (17.81%) Degree
4 20 (4.29%) CCNA
4 20 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (3.22%) CISSP
6 13 (2.79%) CISM
6 13 (2.79%) GCIA
6 13 (2.79%) GCIH
6 13 (2.79%) GREM
7 9 (1.93%) Azure Certification
8 5 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (0.86%) ISEB
9 4 (0.86%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.86%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
9 4 (0.86%) PMI Certification
10 3 (0.64%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.64%) CCNP
11 2 (0.43%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.22%) QA
2 24 (5.15%) Actionable Recommendations
3 14 (3.00%) PMO
4 13 (2.79%) GDPR
5 4 (0.86%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.43%) SOC 2
7 1 (0.21%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.21%) NCSC
7 1 (0.21%) NIST
System Software
1 37 (7.94%) Docker
2 13 (2.79%) Active Directory
2 13 (2.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (2.79%) VMware NSX
3 4 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.43%) KVM
4 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.43%) vSphere
4 2 (0.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 56 (12.02%) Terraform
2 51 (10.94%) Kubernetes
3 35 (7.51%) Ansible
4 23 (4.94%) Grafana
5 13 (2.79%) FortiGate
6 7 (1.50%) Prometheus
7 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.07%) ITRS Geneos
9 2 (0.43%) Progress Chef
9 2 (0.43%) SCCM
10 1 (0.21%) Kibana
10 1 (0.21%) Puppet
10 1 (0.21%) Rancher
Vendors
1 56 (12.02%) ESRI
2 45 (9.66%) Microsoft
3 25 (5.36%) Google
4 24 (5.15%) Qualtrics
5 22 (4.72%) ServiceNow
6 19 (4.08%) Cisco
7 18 (3.86%) Splunk
8 15 (3.22%) Oracle
9 13 (2.79%) Databricks
9 13 (2.79%) Dell
9 13 (2.79%) Dynatrace
9 13 (2.79%) NetApp
9 13 (2.79%) VMware
10 12 (2.58%) Atlassian
11 7 (1.50%) IBM
12 5 (1.07%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.07%) CA
12 5 (1.07%) Sybase
13 4 (0.86%) ForgeRock
13 4 (0.86%) Pega