Period
to 28 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Infrastructure as Code skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure as Code over the 6 months to 28 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 110 165 178
Rank change year-on-year +55 +13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 48 65 67
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 1.62% 1.24% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 1.33% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 33 17
Median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.18% -5.56% -28.00%
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £55,600 £52,500
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +12.50% -4.00%

Infrastructure as Code 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 2,712 4,898 5,367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 91.59% 93.47% 93.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,731 3,243 3,658
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £30,500 £29,236 £29,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £70,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in Scotland

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in Scotland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Scotland.

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in Scotland

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Scotland over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure as Code in Scotland

Infrastructure as Code
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 28 May 2020. 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 +33 35 £67,500 +58.82% 2
Glasgow +37 16 £47,500 +11.76%
Infrastructure as Code
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 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 Infrastructure as Code.

1 44 (91.67%) DevOps
2 39 (81.25%) AWS
3 33 (68.75%) Docker
4 28 (58.33%) Azure
5 24 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 23 (47.92%) Kubernetes
6 23 (47.92%) Terraform
7 22 (45.83%) Python
7 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (39.58%) Opscode Chef
9 18 (37.50%) Finance
9 18 (37.50%) Linux
9 18 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
10 17 (35.42%) Serverless
11 16 (33.33%) GCP
11 16 (33.33%) Ansible
11 16 (33.33%) TDD
12 15 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
13 14 (29.17%) Amazon ECS
13 14 (29.17%) Maven
13 14 (29.17%) Configuration Management
13 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
14 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (27.08%) PaaS
15 11 (22.92%) Node.js
15 11 (22.92%) Windows
15 11 (22.92%) .NET
15 11 (22.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 10 (20.83%) AWS Certification
16 10 (20.83%) Go

Infrastructure as Code
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 8 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.42%) nginx
3 3 (6.25%) Gluu
4 2 (4.17%) Confluence
5 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 39 (81.25%) AWS
2 28 (58.33%) Azure
3 17 (35.42%) Serverless
4 16 (33.33%) GCP
5 15 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (29.17%) Amazon ECS
7 13 (27.08%) PaaS
8 11 (22.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 10 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (20.83%) Amazon S3
9 10 (20.83%) AWS Lambda
10 8 (16.67%) IaaS
10 8 (16.67%) SaaS
11 6 (12.50%) Azure Functions
12 5 (10.42%) Amazon Kinesis
12 5 (10.42%) NuGet
12 5 (10.42%) OpenShift
13 4 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (8.33%) GitHub
14 3 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) VPN
3 3 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (6.25%) OpenLDAP
3 3 (6.25%) OpenVPN
3 3 (6.25%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (6.25%) SSL
3 3 (6.25%) tcpdump
4 1 (2.08%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (10.42%) Amazon Athena
2 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (6.25%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (6.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Data Lake
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 24 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (29.17%) Maven
3 9 (18.75%) JUnit
4 6 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (10.42%) Cucumber
5 5 (10.42%) Gradle
5 5 (10.42%) TeamCity
5 5 (10.42%) webpack
6 3 (6.25%) Selenium
6 3 (6.25%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
7 2 (4.17%) IBM UrbanCode
7 2 (4.17%) JIRA
7 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.17%) Travis CI
General
1 18 (37.50%) Finance
2 8 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Games
4 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.25%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (22.92%) Consultant
3 9 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
4 5 (10.42%) Platform Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
6 3 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
6 3 (6.25%) Python Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (37.50%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (22.92%) .NET
2 11 (22.92%) Node.js
3 10 (20.83%) HTML
3 10 (20.83%) Middleware
4 8 (16.67%) CSS
4 8 (16.67%) React
5 5 (10.42%) Gherkin
5 5 (10.42%) HTML5
5 5 (10.42%) Web Services
6 4 (8.33%) .NET Core
7 3 (6.25%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.25%) Lambda Expressions
7 3 (6.25%) Nightwatchjs
7 3 (6.25%) OpenID
7 3 (6.25%) RESTful
7 3 (6.25%) Sass
8 2 (4.17%) Java EE
8 2 (4.17%) REST
8 2 (4.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 5 (10.42%) Virtual Team
3 3 (6.25%) Cloud Native
3 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Replication
4 2 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (37.50%) Linux
2 11 (22.92%) Windows
3 3 (6.25%) Debian
3 3 (6.25%) Ubuntu
4 2 (4.17%) Android
4 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.17%) Mesosphere
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (91.67%) DevOps
2 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (33.33%) TDD
4 14 (29.17%) Configuration Management
5 13 (27.08%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (20.83%) BDD
7 9 (18.75%) Microservices
8 6 (12.50%) Load Balancing
8 6 (12.50%) Project Delivery
8 6 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 5 (10.42%) Continuous Deployment
9 5 (10.42%) Dependency Management
9 5 (10.42%) Deployment Automation
9 5 (10.42%) High Availability
9 5 (10.42%) Open Source
9 5 (10.42%) Requirements Gathering
9 5 (10.42%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 5 (10.42%) Scrum
9 5 (10.42%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (45.83%) Python
2 14 (29.17%) PowerShell
3 10 (20.83%) Bash Shell
3 10 (20.83%) Go
3 10 (20.83%) Java
4 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 9 (18.75%) SQL
5 5 (10.42%) C#
5 5 (10.42%) ES6
5 5 (10.42%) Groovy
6 3 (6.25%) AWK
6 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 3 (6.25%) sed
6 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 33 (68.75%) Docker
2 3 (6.25%) iptables
2 3 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (47.92%) Kubernetes
1 23 (47.92%) Terraform
2 19 (39.58%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (33.33%) Ansible
4 8 (16.67%) Kibana
4 8 (16.67%) logstash
5 6 (12.50%) Puppet
6 5 (10.42%) Rancher
7 3 (6.25%) Munin
7 3 (6.25%) Nagios
7 3 (6.25%) OSSEC
7 3 (6.25%) Packer
8 2 (4.17%) Automic
8 2 (4.17%) Consul
8 2 (4.17%) Prometheus
9 1 (2.08%) CFEngine
9 1 (2.08%) Salt
9 1 (2.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) Splunk
2 5 (10.42%) Google
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) Lets Encrypt
5 1 (2.08%) Arista
5 1 (2.08%) Brocade
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
5 1 (2.08%) Citrix
5 1 (2.08%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) VMware