Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 104 133
Rank change year-on-year +4 +29 +40
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 145 128 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.66% 2.31% 1.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.98% 26.45% 24.34%
Number of salaries quoted 70 63 63
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £31,000 £36,750 £33,900
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% -

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 631 484 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.59% 8.72% 7.63%
Number of salaries quoted 424 285 222
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +10.34% +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,625 £29,100 £29,775
90th Percentile £67,125 £65,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Scotland

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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 -1 73 £55,000 -8.33% 18
Glasgow +4 48 £43,750 -18.60% 5
West Lothian - 14 £34,000 - 1
Fife - 3 - -
Perth and Kinross - 3 £47,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef.

1 115 (79.31%) Puppet
2 97 (66.90%) Ansible
3 91 (62.76%) Linux
4 88 (60.69%) Amazon AWS
5 84 (57.93%) DevOps
6 81 (55.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 66 (45.52%) Jenkins
8 65 (44.83%) Windows
9 53 (36.55%) Python
10 51 (35.17%) Terraform
11 48 (33.10%) Google Cloud Platform
11 48 (33.10%) Docker
11 48 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (33.10%) Git (software)
12 46 (31.72%) Continuous Integration
13 40 (27.59%) Unix
14 38 (26.21%) Configuration Management
15 37 (25.52%) JIRA
16 33 (22.76%) Subversion
17 32 (22.07%) SQL Server
18 31 (21.38%) SQL
18 31 (21.38%) Ruby
18 31 (21.38%) Open Source
18 31 (21.38%) Elastic Stack
19 30 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
19 30 (20.69%) Deployment Automation
19 30 (20.69%) Bash Shell
19 30 (20.69%) Splunk
20 28 (19.31%) Customer Engagement
20 28 (19.31%) Atlassian Bamboo

Opscode Chef
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 14 (9.66%) Tomcat
2 12 (8.28%) JBoss
2 12 (8.28%) OpenStack
3 7 (4.83%) Apache
3 7 (4.83%) Jetty
4 6 (4.14%) CloudStack
4 6 (4.14%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.45%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.45%) IIS
6 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.76%) WildFly
7 2 (1.38%) Apache Pig
7 2 (1.38%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.07%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.69%) 3ds Max
2 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.69%) Maya
2 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 88 (60.69%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (55.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (33.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (11.03%) SaaS
5 12 (8.28%) npm
6 8 (5.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (4.14%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (4.14%) Datadog
7 6 (4.14%) IaaS
7 6 (4.14%) PaaS
8 4 (2.76%) GitHub
8 4 (2.76%) Serverless
9 3 (2.07%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.07%) CloudFront
9 3 (2.07%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.38%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (1.38%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.83%) Firewall
2 4 (2.76%) VPN
3 3 (2.07%) AMQP
3 3 (2.07%) DNS
3 3 (2.07%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (0.69%) HTTP
4 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.69%) SAN
4 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (22.07%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.48%) MongoDB
3 13 (8.97%) MySQL
4 11 (7.59%) Big Data
5 10 (6.90%) Redis
6 9 (6.21%) Hadoop
7 8 (5.52%) Amazon RDS
7 8 (5.52%) NoSQL
8 6 (4.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (4.14%) Couchbase
9 5 (3.45%) Riak
10 4 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (2.76%) Apache Hive
11 2 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.38%) HBase
12 1 (0.69%) Data Lake
12 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.69%) IBM BigInsights
12 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 66 (45.52%) Jenkins
2 48 (33.10%) Git (software)
3 37 (25.52%) JIRA
4 33 (22.76%) Subversion
5 28 (19.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (18.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (17.24%) GoCD
7 25 (17.24%) IBM UrbanCode
7 25 (17.24%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (9.66%) Maven
9 12 (8.28%) TeamCity
9 12 (8.28%) Vagrant
10 9 (6.21%) CircleCI
10 9 (6.21%) CruiseControl
10 9 (6.21%) Selenium
11 7 (4.83%) Cucumber
12 6 (4.14%) GitLab
12 6 (4.14%) SonarQube
12 6 (4.14%) Sonatype Nexus
13 5 (3.45%) Artifactory
General
1 8 (5.52%) Banking
1 8 (5.52%) Finance
2 4 (2.76%) Billing
2 4 (2.76%) Games
3 3 (2.07%) Electronics
3 3 (2.07%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.07%) Law
4 1 (0.69%) Digital Economy
4 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 50 (34.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (20.69%) Senior DevOps
3 25 (17.24%) Consultant
3 25 (17.24%) DevOps Consultant
3 25 (17.24%) Senior Consultant
3 25 (17.24%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 22 (15.17%) Developer
5 13 (8.97%) Automation Engineer
5 13 (8.97%) AWS Engineer
6 12 (8.28%) Cloud Engineer
7 11 (7.59%) .NET Developer
7 11 (7.59%) Analyst
7 11 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (7.59%) C# Developer
8 9 (6.21%) Software Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Azure Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.83%) Python Engineer
9 7 (4.83%) Technical Analyst
10 5 (3.45%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.38%) Elastic Stack
2 21 (14.48%) Node.js
3 18 (12.41%) AngularJS
4 17 (11.72%) .NET
4 17 (11.72%) ASP.NET
5 13 (8.97%) HTML
6 12 (8.28%) React
6 12 (8.28%) REST
7 11 (7.59%) .NET Core
7 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (7.59%) LESS
7 11 (7.59%) Sass
7 11 (7.59%) Vue.js
8 8 (5.52%) Flask
8 8 (5.52%) Hibernate
8 8 (5.52%) HTML5
8 8 (5.52%) Kafka
8 8 (5.52%) Spring
9 6 (4.14%) CSS
9 6 (4.14%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.21%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.52%) Fintech
3 7 (4.83%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.14%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.76%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.07%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.69%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.69%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 91 (62.76%) Linux
2 65 (44.83%) Windows
3 40 (27.59%) Unix
4 15 (10.34%) Windows Server
5 12 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.45%) CentOS
7 3 (2.07%) AIX
7 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.38%) Debian
9 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (57.93%) DevOps
2 48 (33.10%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (31.72%) Continuous Integration
4 38 (26.21%) Configuration Management
5 31 (21.38%) Open Source
6 30 (20.69%) Continuous Delivery
6 30 (20.69%) Deployment Automation
7 28 (19.31%) Customer Engagement
8 26 (17.93%) Microservices
9 21 (14.48%) Software Engineering
10 18 (12.41%) SDLC
11 16 (11.03%) Scrum
12 15 (10.34%) TDD
13 14 (9.66%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (9.66%) Test Automation
14 13 (8.97%) OO
15 12 (8.28%) Collaborative Working
16 11 (7.59%) MVC
17 9 (6.21%) DSDM
17 9 (6.21%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 53 (36.55%) Python
2 31 (21.38%) Ruby
2 31 (21.38%) SQL
3 30 (20.69%) Bash Shell
4 28 (19.31%) Java
5 25 (17.24%) PowerShell
6 20 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 18 (12.41%) C#
8 11 (7.59%) ES6
8 11 (7.59%) PL/SQL
8 11 (7.59%) T-SQL
8 11 (7.59%) TypeScript
9 8 (5.52%) Go
10 7 (4.83%) Shell Script
11 6 (4.14%) Perl
12 5 (3.45%) PHP
13 3 (2.07%) Scala
14 2 (1.38%) Java 8
15 1 (0.69%) Groovy
15 1 (0.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (7.59%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.52%) Degree
3 3 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.07%) QA
1 3 (2.07%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (33.10%) Docker
2 9 (6.21%) vSphere
3 6 (4.14%) Xen
3 6 (4.14%) XenServer
4 4 (2.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.07%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.07%) BitLocker
5 3 (2.07%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.07%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.07%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.69%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.69%) HDFS
6 1 (0.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 115 (79.31%) Puppet
2 97 (66.90%) Ansible
3 51 (35.17%) Terraform
4 26 (17.93%) Consul
4 26 (17.93%) Rundeck
5 17 (11.72%) Kubernetes
6 11 (7.59%) Cobbler
7 9 (6.21%) Salt
8 6 (4.14%) Rancher
8 6 (4.14%) Tivoli
9 5 (3.45%) Nagios
10 4 (2.76%) SCCM
11 3 (2.07%) BladeLogic
11 3 (2.07%) Mesos
11 3 (2.07%) PowerCLI
11 3 (2.07%) SCOM
12 2 (1.38%) Grafana
12 2 (1.38%) Oozie
12 2 (1.38%) Packer
12 2 (1.38%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 30 (20.69%) Splunk
2 25 (17.24%) Delphix
2 25 (17.24%) RedGate
2 25 (17.24%) ServiceNow
3 22 (15.17%) Oracle
4 16 (11.03%) Google
5 10 (6.90%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.90%) New Relic
6 6 (4.14%) EnterpriseDB
7 5 (3.45%) Perforce
7 5 (3.45%) VMware
8 4 (2.76%) IBM
9 3 (2.07%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.07%) Brocade
9 3 (2.07%) Citrix
9 3 (2.07%) HP
9 3 (2.07%) Informatica
9 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.07%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.38%) F5