Period
to 20 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for GoCD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GoCD over the 6 months to 20 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

GoCD Continuous Delivery Server
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 180 207 204
Rank change year-on-year +27 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing GoCD 47 28 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 0.50% 0.022%
As % of the Development Applications category 3.57% 2.28% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 0
Scotland median annual salary £38,750 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.13% - -
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% +9.09% -8.33%

GoCD is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,317 1,230 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 25.61% 21.82% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 903 825 517
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,750 £55,600
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

GoCD
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing GoCD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for GoCD in Scotland

GoCD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for GoCD in Scotland

GoCD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GoCD in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

Salary histogram for GoCD in Scotland

GoCD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GoCD within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 March 2019. 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 +9 37 £35,000 -
Glasgow +30 11 £42,500 +6.25% 1
GoCD
UK

For the 6 months to 20 March 2019, IT jobs citing GoCD 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 GoCD.

1 46 (97.87%) Linux
2 45 (95.74%) Continuous Delivery
3 43 (91.49%) Elastic Stack
4 38 (80.85%) Terraform
4 38 (80.85%) DevOps
4 38 (80.85%) Jenkins
4 38 (80.85%) Ansible
4 38 (80.85%) Subversion
4 38 (80.85%) Git (software)
4 38 (80.85%) Amazon AWS
5 35 (74.47%) Continuous Integration
6 29 (61.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 29 (61.70%) Microsoft Azure
7 26 (55.32%) Open Source
7 26 (55.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 26 (55.32%) Customer Engagement
7 26 (55.32%) JIRA
7 26 (55.32%) Unix
7 26 (55.32%) Windows
7 26 (55.32%) ServiceNow
7 26 (55.32%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (55.32%) RedGate
7 26 (55.32%) Splunk
7 26 (55.32%) Puppet
7 26 (55.32%) Octopus Deploy
7 26 (55.32%) Microservices
7 26 (55.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 26 (55.32%) Rundeck
7 26 (55.32%) Consul
7 26 (55.32%) IBM UrbanCode

GoCD
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 9 (19.15%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 38 (80.85%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (61.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (55.32%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MongoDB
2 9 (19.15%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (12.77%) Amazon Aurora
3 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 38 (80.85%) Git (software)
1 38 (80.85%) Jenkins
1 38 (80.85%) Subversion
2 29 (61.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (55.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 26 (55.32%) IBM UrbanCode
3 26 (55.32%) JIRA
3 26 (55.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (44.68%) Artifactory
5 12 (25.53%) GitLab
5 12 (25.53%) Maven
5 12 (25.53%) Sonatype Nexus
5 12 (25.53%) TeamCity
5 12 (25.53%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Consultant
1 26 (55.32%) DevOps Consultant
1 26 (55.32%) Senior Consultant
1 26 (55.32%) Senior DevOps
1 26 (55.32%) Senior DevOps Consultant
2 12 (25.53%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (19.15%) Python Engineer
4 3 (6.38%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (91.49%) Elastic Stack
2 12 (25.53%) RabbitMQ
3 9 (19.15%) Kafka
4 8 (17.02%) NumPy
4 8 (17.02%) Pandas
5 6 (12.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (2.13%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 46 (97.87%) Linux
2 26 (55.32%) Unix
2 26 (55.32%) Windows
3 12 (25.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Continuous Delivery
2 38 (80.85%) DevOps
3 35 (74.47%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (55.32%) Customer Engagement
4 26 (55.32%) Microservices
4 26 (55.32%) Open Source
5 12 (25.53%) Load Balancing
6 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (19.15%) Data Science
7 8 (17.02%) Business Development
7 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.38%) SDLC
9 3 (6.38%) Server Management
10 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
10 2 (4.26%) Software Delivery
11 1 (2.13%) Problem-Solving
11 1 (2.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Python
2 9 (19.15%) Scala
3 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (38.30%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (80.85%) Ansible
1 38 (80.85%) Terraform
2 26 (55.32%) Consul
2 26 (55.32%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (55.32%) Puppet
2 26 (55.32%) Rundeck
3 12 (25.53%) Graphite
3 12 (25.53%) HAProxy
3 12 (25.53%) Icinga
3 12 (25.53%) Packer
4 9 (19.15%) Kubernetes
4 9 (19.15%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Delphix
1 26 (55.32%) RedGate
1 26 (55.32%) ServiceNow
1 26 (55.32%) Splunk
2 12 (25.53%) VMware
3 9 (19.15%) PagerDuty
4 3 (6.38%) Microsoft