Period
to 25 August 2019

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 25 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure as Code (IaC)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 155 175 180
Rank change year-on-year +20 +5 +55
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure as Code 73 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.42% 1.07% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.13% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 34
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% -20.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £31,885 £32,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £55,600 £58,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.47% -1.54% +8.33%

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 4,806 5,215 5,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.47% 94.35% 93.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3,044 3,501 3,148
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% -2.22%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,000 £70,000 £67,650
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Infrastructure as Code
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure as Code in Scotland

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure as Code in Scotland

Infrastructure as Code
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure as Code in Scotland over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

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 25 August 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 +11 63 £43,800 -18.51% 2
Glasgow +29 7 £42,500 +15.65%
Dundee - 1 - -
Infrastructure as Code
UK

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 72 (98.63%) DevOps
2 60 (82.19%) Linux
3 57 (78.08%) Terraform
4 52 (71.23%) Azure
5 51 (69.86%) Windows
6 47 (64.38%) AWS
7 46 (63.01%) Opscode Chef
8 42 (57.53%) GCP
9 39 (53.42%) Ansible
10 33 (45.21%) Microservices
11 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
12 31 (42.47%) Unix
13 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
13 30 (41.10%) Puppet
13 30 (41.10%) Docker
14 29 (39.73%) GoCD
14 29 (39.73%) Elastic Stack
14 29 (39.73%) Continuous Delivery
14 29 (39.73%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (39.73%) Subversion
15 27 (36.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 26 (35.62%) JIRA
16 26 (35.62%) Team Foundation Server
16 26 (35.62%) Rundeck
16 26 (35.62%) Octopus Deploy
16 26 (35.62%) RedGate
16 26 (35.62%) Splunk
16 26 (35.62%) Customer Engagement
16 26 (35.62%) Open Source
16 26 (35.62%) ServiceNow

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 3 (4.11%) Apache
2 2 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.37%) Alfresco
Cloud Services
1 52 (71.23%) Azure
2 47 (64.38%) AWS
3 42 (57.53%) GCP
4 17 (23.29%) Azure Stack
4 17 (23.29%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (5.48%) Office 365
5 4 (5.48%) SaaS
6 3 (4.11%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (2.74%) IaaS
8 1 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.33%) Firewall
2 4 (5.48%) DNS
3 1 (1.37%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.37%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.37%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (43.84%) Jenkins
2 30 (41.10%) Git (software)
3 29 (39.73%) GoCD
3 29 (39.73%) Subversion
4 27 (36.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 26 (35.62%) IBM UrbanCode
5 26 (35.62%) JIRA
5 26 (35.62%) Octopus Deploy
5 26 (35.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (6.85%) GitLab
7 3 (4.11%) Artifactory
7 3 (4.11%) Maven
7 3 (4.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (4.11%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.11%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (31.51%) Retail
2 18 (24.66%) Banking
3 15 (20.55%) Finance
4 6 (8.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (41.10%) Consultant
1 30 (41.10%) DevOps Consultant
1 30 (41.10%) Senior DevOps
2 26 (35.62%) Senior Consultant
2 26 (35.62%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 21 (28.77%) DevOps Engineer
4 19 (26.03%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Cloud Specialist
5 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
5 4 (5.48%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Junior
7 2 (2.74%) Junior DevOps
7 2 (2.74%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (2.74%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (1.37%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (1.37%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (1.37%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
8 1 (1.37%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (4.11%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.37%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.37%) React
3 1 (1.37%) RESTful
3 1 (1.37%) Spring
3 1 (1.37%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) Hybrid Cloud
1 17 (23.29%) Public Cloud
2 2 (2.74%) PKI
3 1 (1.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 60 (82.19%) Linux
2 51 (69.86%) Windows
3 31 (42.47%) Unix
4 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (98.63%) DevOps
2 33 (45.21%) Microservices
3 29 (39.73%) Continuous Delivery
3 29 (39.73%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (35.62%) Customer Engagement
4 26 (35.62%) Open Source
5 24 (32.88%) Fintech
6 18 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (24.66%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (23.29%) Artificial Intelligence
7 17 (23.29%) Break/Fix
7 17 (23.29%) Fraud Detection
7 17 (23.29%) Network Virtualisation
7 17 (23.29%) Programme Delivery
7 17 (23.29%) Scrum
8 13 (17.81%) Product Roadmap
9 12 (16.44%) Mentoring
10 8 (10.96%) Deployment Automation
10 8 (10.96%) Load Balancing
11 5 (6.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) Python
2 17 (23.29%) Bash Shell
2 17 (23.29%) Groovy
2 17 (23.29%) JavaScript
2 17 (23.29%) Ruby
3 6 (8.22%) Java
4 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.37%) Go
5 1 (1.37%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) AWS Certification
1 2 (2.74%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (2.74%) MCSE
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (41.10%) Docker
2 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 57 (78.08%) Terraform
2 46 (63.01%) Opscode Chef
3 39 (53.42%) Ansible
4 30 (41.10%) Puppet
5 26 (35.62%) Consul
5 26 (35.62%) Rundeck
6 3 (4.11%) Graphite
6 3 (4.11%) HAProxy
6 3 (4.11%) Icinga
6 3 (4.11%) Packer
7 2 (2.74%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.74%) Salt
8 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Delphix
1 26 (35.62%) RedGate
1 26 (35.62%) ServiceNow
1 26 (35.62%) Splunk
2 21 (28.77%) Microsoft
3 17 (23.29%) Google
3 17 (23.29%) IBM
4 5 (6.85%) Oracle
4 5 (6.85%) VMware