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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

DevOps
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 120 128
Rank change year-on-year +49 +8  
Permanent jobs citing DevOps 70 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.01% 1.40% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 1.54% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 25
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.77% -10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £52,500
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 2122 2654 2770
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.35% 90.49% 89.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1322 1714 1688
Median salary £45,000 £46,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 +21 34 £55,000 +15.78% 7
Glasgow +28 27 £45,000 - 2
Dundee - 4 - -
Perth and Kinross - 3 £62,750 - 3
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
DevOps
UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 75 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (39.44%) Amazon AWS
3 52 (36.62%) Linux
4 51 (35.92%) Java
5 37 (26.06%) Puppet
6 36 (25.35%) Windows
7 32 (22.54%) SQL
7 32 (22.54%) Python
8 31 (21.83%) Opscode Chef
9 29 (20.42%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (19.72%) TDD
11 27 (19.01%) JavaScript
12 26 (18.31%) Banking
12 26 (18.31%) Jenkins
13 25 (17.61%) Ansible
14 24 (16.90%) Finance
15 21 (14.79%) C#
15 21 (14.79%) Scrum
15 21 (14.79%) Docker
15 21 (14.79%) SDLC
15 21 (14.79%) Windows Server
16 20 (14.08%) Continuous Delivery
17 19 (13.38%) Bash Shell
17 19 (13.38%) PowerShell
17 19 (13.38%) Git (software)
18 18 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
19 17 (11.97%) BDD
20 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
20 16 (11.27%) HTML
20 16 (11.27%) Apache

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 16 (11.27%) Apache
2 13 (9.15%) Tomcat
3 8 (5.63%) IIS
3 8 (5.63%) nginx
4 7 (4.93%) JBoss
5 4 (2.82%) Cloud Foundry
6 3 (2.11%) Apache Spark
6 3 (2.11%) Confluence
7 2 (1.41%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.41%) FileNet
7 2 (1.41%) SAS
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 56 (39.44%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.23%) IaaS
4 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.41%) SaaS
6 1 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.15%) Firewall
2 6 (4.23%) Internet
3 3 (2.11%) SAN
4 2 (1.41%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (1.41%) DNS
4 2 (1.41%) HTTP
4 2 (1.41%) LAN
4 2 (1.41%) NAS
4 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.41%) WAN
5 1 (0.70%) DMZ
5 1 (0.70%) Network Security
5 1 (0.70%) SMS
5 1 (0.70%) SMTP
5 1 (0.70%) SSL
5 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.34%) MySQL
2 8 (5.63%) DB2
2 8 (5.63%) SQL Server
3 7 (4.93%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.52%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.82%) Big Data
6 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.82%) IMS/DB
6 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.41%) OLTP
7 2 (1.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.70%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (18.31%) Jenkins
2 19 (13.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (7.75%) Maven
4 9 (6.34%) Selenium
5 7 (4.93%) Ant
6 6 (4.23%) Hudson
6 6 (4.23%) JBehave
7 5 (3.52%) Subversion
8 4 (2.82%) Concordion
8 4 (2.82%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.82%) Gradle
8 4 (2.82%) JIRA
8 4 (2.82%) JUnit
8 4 (2.82%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.11%) Bitbucket
9 3 (2.11%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.41%) GCC
10 2 (1.41%) JMeter
10 2 (1.41%) MSI
10 2 (1.41%) NuGet
General
1 26 (18.31%) Banking
2 24 (16.90%) Finance
3 10 (7.04%) Retail
4 4 (2.82%) Games
4 4 (2.82%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Legal
6 2 (1.41%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.41%) Publishing
7 1 (0.70%) Electronics
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (28.87%) Developer
2 33 (23.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (8.45%) Analyst
4 11 (7.75%) Software Developer
4 11 (7.75%) Software Engineer
5 10 (7.04%) Java Developer
6 8 (5.63%) Administrator
6 8 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (5.63%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (4.93%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (4.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
8 6 (4.23%) Operations Engineer
9 5 (3.52%) Architect
9 5 (3.52%) DBA
9 5 (3.52%) DevOps Administrator
9 5 (3.52%) Systems Analyst
10 4 (2.82%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (11.27%) HTML
2 15 (10.56%) CSS
3 14 (9.86%) AngularJS
3 14 (9.86%) Spring
4 13 (9.15%) Node.js
4 13 (9.15%) Web Services
5 12 (8.45%) SOAP
6 11 (7.75%) .NET
7 10 (7.04%) Ajax
7 10 (7.04%) React
7 10 (7.04%) REST
8 9 (6.34%) jQuery
9 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
9 8 (5.63%) JSON
10 7 (4.93%) HTML5
11 5 (3.52%) Ember.js
11 5 (3.52%) XML
12 4 (2.82%) Flash
12 4 (2.82%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.82%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.82%) Derivative
3 4 (2.82%) EMC VNX
3 4 (2.82%) Fintech
3 4 (2.82%) Fixed Income
3 4 (2.82%) Mainframe
3 4 (2.82%) OTC Derivatives
3 4 (2.82%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 3 (2.11%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.11%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.11%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.41%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.41%) Online Banking
6 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) PKI
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.62%) Linux
2 36 (25.35%) Windows
3 21 (14.79%) Windows Server
4 14 (9.86%) Unix
5 4 (2.82%) CentOS
5 4 (2.82%) zOS
6 3 (2.11%) Debian
6 3 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.11%) Solaris
7 2 (1.41%) Android
7 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.41%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (52.82%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (20.42%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (19.72%) TDD
4 21 (14.79%) Scrum
4 21 (14.79%) SDLC
5 20 (14.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 18 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (11.97%) BDD
8 14 (9.86%) Configuration Management
9 13 (9.15%) Software Engineering
10 11 (7.75%) Automated Testing
10 11 (7.75%) OO
10 11 (7.75%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (7.04%) High Availability
11 10 (7.04%) Mentoring
12 9 (6.34%) ITIL
13 7 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (4.93%) Disruptive Innovation
13 7 (4.93%) Kanban
13 7 (4.93%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 51 (35.92%) Java
2 32 (22.54%) Python
2 32 (22.54%) SQL
3 27 (19.01%) JavaScript
4 21 (14.79%) C#
5 19 (13.38%) Bash Shell
5 19 (13.38%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.34%) Scala
7 8 (5.63%) PHP
8 7 (4.93%) Perl
8 7 (4.93%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.82%) Clojure
9 4 (2.82%) REXX
9 4 (2.82%) Ruby
10 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.41%) C
11 2 (1.41%) VBScript
12 1 (0.70%) C++
12 1 (0.70%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (4.93%) Degree
2 4 (2.82%) RHCE
3 3 (2.11%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.41%) CCNA
4 2 (1.41%) CCNP
4 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) MiFID
1 4 (2.82%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (14.79%) Docker
2 8 (5.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.23%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.23%) vSphere
4 4 (2.82%) Varnish
5 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.41%) XenApp
6 2 (1.41%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.70%) NFS
Systems Management
1 37 (26.06%) Puppet
2 31 (21.83%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (17.61%) Ansible
4 4 (2.82%) Capistrano
5 3 (2.11%) Packer
6 2 (1.41%) Chronos
6 2 (1.41%) HAProxy
6 2 (1.41%) Marathon
6 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (1.41%) PowerCLI
6 2 (1.41%) SCCM
6 2 (1.41%) Terraform
6 2 (1.41%) vRealize
6 2 (1.41%) yum
7 1 (0.70%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.70%) Mesos
7 1 (0.70%) Nessus
Vendors
1 16 (11.27%) VMware
2 15 (10.56%) Microsoft
3 11 (7.75%) Red Hat
4 9 (6.34%) Cisco
5 7 (4.93%) EMC
5 7 (4.93%) Perforce
5 7 (4.93%) Splunk
6 6 (4.23%) IBM
7 4 (2.82%) AppDynamics
7 4 (2.82%) CA
7 4 (2.82%) Citrix
7 4 (2.82%) Cognizant
7 4 (2.82%) NetApp
7 4 (2.82%) Oracle
8 3 (2.11%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.11%) F5
8 3 (2.11%) Guidewire
9 2 (1.41%) Dell
9 2 (1.41%) HP
9 2 (1.41%) Informatica
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + Generous Bonus Scheme
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Perth & Kinross
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Perth & Kinross
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Perth & Kinross
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Perth, Perthshire
Aviva
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Cloudreach
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary
Posted: 27 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Employee Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 11 days ago