Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 125 157
Rank change year-on-year +31 +32 +7
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 163 96 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.84% 1.84% 1.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 24.59% 25.67% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 86 47 53
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £32,125 £34,750 £41,500
90th Percentile £63,125 £73,750 £62,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +2.68%

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 663 374 444
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.54% 7.18% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 433 194 241
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,325 £30,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £72,125 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 -9 78 £48,000 -20.00% 13
Glasgow +33 69 £45,000 -7.69% 5
West Lothian +11 13 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Perth and Kinross +4 1 £47,500 -10.38%
Dundee - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 133 (81.60%) Puppet
2 114 (69.94%) Ansible
3 107 (65.64%) Amazon AWS
4 98 (60.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 86 (52.76%) Linux
6 84 (51.53%) DevOps
7 70 (42.94%) Docker
8 68 (41.72%) Jenkins
9 66 (40.49%) Agile Software Development
10 61 (37.42%) Windows
10 61 (37.42%) Google Cloud Platform
11 59 (36.20%) Python
12 47 (28.83%) Continuous Integration
13 45 (27.61%) Bash Shell
14 43 (26.38%) Git (software)
15 41 (25.15%) SQL
16 40 (24.54%) Configuration Management
16 40 (24.54%) Terraform
17 39 (23.93%) Unix
18 38 (23.31%) GCP
19 36 (22.09%) MongoDB
20 35 (21.47%) JIRA
21 33 (20.25%) Continuous Delivery
21 33 (20.25%) Deployment Automation
21 33 (20.25%) Ruby
22 32 (19.63%) Team Foundation Server
22 32 (19.63%) Open Source
22 32 (19.63%) Oracle
22 32 (19.63%) Java
22 32 (19.63%) AngularJS

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 19 (11.66%) Tomcat
2 17 (10.43%) OpenStack
3 15 (9.20%) JBoss
3 15 (9.20%) Jetty
4 12 (7.36%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.68%) CloudStack
6 5 (3.07%) IIS
6 5 (3.07%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.84%) Apache
8 2 (1.23%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.23%) WildFly
9 1 (0.61%) nginx
9 1 (0.61%) Tornado
9 1 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) 3ds Max
1 1 (0.61%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (0.61%) Maya
1 1 (0.61%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 107 (65.64%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (60.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 61 (37.42%) Google Cloud Platform
4 21 (12.88%) npm
5 19 (11.66%) SaaS
6 15 (9.20%) IaaS
6 15 (9.20%) PaaS
7 11 (6.75%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (4.29%) GitHub
9 4 (2.45%) Datadog
10 3 (1.84%) CloudFront
11 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.23%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.23%) Serverless
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.61%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.98%) Firewall
2 8 (4.91%) DNS
3 7 (4.29%) SSL
3 7 (4.29%) VPN
4 6 (3.68%) HTTP
5 5 (3.07%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (3.07%) IPsec
5 5 (3.07%) SMTP
5 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
6 4 (2.45%) AMQP
6 4 (2.45%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (2.45%) LAN
6 4 (2.45%) Network Security
6 4 (2.45%) SAN
7 2 (1.23%) Internet
8 1 (0.61%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (22.09%) MongoDB
2 30 (18.40%) SQL Server
3 20 (12.27%) NoSQL
4 17 (10.43%) Redis
5 15 (9.20%) Hadoop
6 13 (7.98%) Couchbase
7 12 (7.36%) Riak
8 6 (3.68%) Big Data
8 6 (3.68%) MySQL
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.23%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.23%) HBase
10 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.61%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.61%) IBM BigInsights
10 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 68 (41.72%) Jenkins
2 43 (26.38%) Git (software)
3 35 (21.47%) JIRA
4 32 (19.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (17.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 29 (17.79%) Subversion
6 25 (15.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 25 (15.34%) GoCD
6 25 (15.34%) IBM UrbanCode
7 19 (11.66%) Vagrant
8 18 (11.04%) Selenium
9 16 (9.82%) Cucumber
10 15 (9.20%) TeamCity
11 12 (7.36%) FitNesse
12 11 (6.75%) Maven
13 5 (3.07%) Codeship
14 4 (2.45%) GitLab
14 4 (2.45%) SonarQube
14 4 (2.45%) Sonatype Nexus
15 3 (1.84%) Bugzilla
General
1 6 (3.68%) Finance
1 6 (3.68%) Games
2 2 (1.23%) Banking
3 1 (0.61%) Digital Economy
3 1 (0.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (24.54%) Developer
2 35 (21.47%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (18.40%) Consultant
4 29 (17.79%) Senior DevOps
5 25 (15.34%) DevOps Consultant
5 25 (15.34%) Senior Consultant
5 25 (15.34%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 21 (12.88%) C# Developer
7 20 (12.27%) .NET Developer
7 20 (12.27%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (9.20%) Java Developer
9 14 (8.59%) Automation Engineer
10 11 (6.75%) Analyst
10 11 (6.75%) AWS Engineer
10 11 (6.75%) Cloud Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) Software Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) Administrator
13 7 (4.29%) Azure Engineer
13 7 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
14 5 (3.07%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (19.63%) AngularJS
2 29 (17.79%) Elastic Stack
3 26 (15.95%) .NET
3 26 (15.95%) Node.js
4 24 (14.72%) ASP.NET
5 23 (14.11%) React
6 22 (13.50%) REST
7 20 (12.27%) .NET Core
7 20 (12.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (12.27%) LESS
7 20 (12.27%) Sass
7 20 (12.27%) Vue.js
8 19 (11.66%) HTML
9 18 (11.04%) Hibernate
9 18 (11.04%) HTML5
9 18 (11.04%) Spring
10 6 (3.68%) JPA
10 6 (3.68%) Kafka
11 5 (3.07%) Flask
12 4 (2.45%) Celery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.82%) Public Cloud
2 11 (6.75%) Data Centre
3 8 (4.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.07%) Fintech
4 5 (3.07%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.45%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.61%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (52.76%) Linux
2 61 (37.42%) Windows
3 39 (23.93%) Unix
4 15 (9.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (8.59%) Windows Server
6 9 (5.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.61%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.61%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (51.53%) DevOps
2 66 (40.49%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (28.83%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (24.54%) Configuration Management
5 33 (20.25%) Continuous Delivery
5 33 (20.25%) Deployment Automation
6 32 (19.63%) Open Source
7 26 (15.95%) SDLC
8 25 (15.34%) Customer Engagement
8 25 (15.34%) Microservices
9 21 (12.88%) Collaborative Working
9 21 (12.88%) MVC
9 21 (12.88%) Software Engineering
9 21 (12.88%) TDD
10 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
11 17 (10.43%) Scrum
12 16 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (7.36%) Multithreading
13 12 (7.36%) OO
14 10 (6.13%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 59 (36.20%) Python
2 45 (27.61%) Bash Shell
3 41 (25.15%) SQL
4 33 (20.25%) Ruby
5 32 (19.63%) Java
6 28 (17.18%) C#
7 27 (16.56%) JavaScript
8 25 (15.34%) PowerShell
9 21 (12.88%) T-SQL
9 21 (12.88%) TypeScript
10 20 (12.27%) ES6
10 20 (12.27%) PL/SQL
11 11 (6.75%) Perl
12 9 (5.52%) Shell Script
13 6 (3.68%) PHP
14 4 (2.45%) Go
14 4 (2.45%) Java 8
15 2 (1.23%) Scala
16 1 (0.61%) Clojure
16 1 (0.61%) F#
Qualifications
1 20 (12.27%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.13%) Degree
3 7 (4.29%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.31%) GCP
2 7 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 70 (42.94%) Docker
2 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.68%) vSphere
3 6 (3.68%) Xen
3 6 (3.68%) XenServer
4 4 (2.45%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.61%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.61%) HDFS
5 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.61%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.61%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 133 (81.60%) Puppet
2 114 (69.94%) Ansible
3 40 (24.54%) Terraform
4 27 (16.56%) Rundeck
5 25 (15.34%) Consul
6 20 (12.27%) Kubernetes
7 18 (11.04%) Cobbler
8 13 (7.98%) Nagios
9 6 (3.68%) Rancher
9 6 (3.68%) Tivoli
10 4 (2.45%) yum
11 2 (1.23%) Capistrano
11 2 (1.23%) Munin
11 2 (1.23%) Prometheus
11 2 (1.23%) Salt
11 2 (1.23%) vCenter Server
12 1 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
12 1 (0.61%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.61%) logstash
12 1 (0.61%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 32 (19.63%) Oracle
2 30 (18.40%) Splunk
3 25 (15.34%) Delphix
3 25 (15.34%) RedGate
3 25 (15.34%) ServiceNow
4 24 (14.72%) Google
5 12 (7.36%) Microsoft
6 11 (6.75%) IBM
6 11 (6.75%) New Relic
7 10 (6.13%) VMware
8 6 (3.68%) Cisco
8 6 (3.68%) EnterpriseDB
9 5 (3.07%) F5
9 5 (3.07%) Rackspace
10 4 (2.45%) AppDynamics
10 4 (2.45%) Atlassian
10 4 (2.45%) CheckPoint
10 4 (2.45%) HP
10 4 (2.45%) Palo Alto
10 4 (2.45%) TIBCO