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

Opscode Chef
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 109 110
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1 +52
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 142 139 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.64% 2.46% 2.09%
As % of the Systems Management category 23.95% 26.13% 28.16%
Number of salaries quoted 69 65 68
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,650 £38,375
90th Percentile £61,250 £73,250 £60,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 593 532 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.02% 9.42% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 406 326 212
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,125 £30,000 £31,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 November 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 November 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 74 £43,750 -27.08% 8
Glasgow -18 45 £47,500 -13.64% 4
West Lothian - 12 £37,000 - 2
Fife - 3 - -
Perth and Kinross - 3 £47,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 2 £55,000 -
Dundee - 1 - -
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 110 (77.46%) Puppet
2 102 (71.83%) Ansible
3 101 (71.13%) Linux
4 98 (69.01%) DevOps
5 78 (54.93%) Amazon AWS
6 71 (50.00%) Windows
6 71 (50.00%) Jenkins
7 68 (47.89%) Microsoft Azure
8 58 (40.85%) Python
9 53 (37.32%) Git (software)
10 48 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (33.80%) Unix
10 48 (33.80%) Terraform
11 41 (28.87%) Docker
11 41 (28.87%) JIRA
12 37 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
13 36 (25.35%) Subversion
13 36 (25.35%) Configuration Management
14 35 (24.65%) Google Cloud Platform
15 34 (23.94%) Bash Shell
16 32 (22.54%) Open Source
16 32 (22.54%) Ruby
17 31 (21.83%) Elastic Stack
18 30 (21.13%) Deployment Automation
19 29 (20.42%) Continuous Delivery
19 29 (20.42%) Splunk
19 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
20 28 (19.72%) Customer Engagement
20 28 (19.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
21 27 (19.01%) PowerShell

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 (9.86%) Tomcat
2 11 (7.75%) JBoss
3 10 (7.04%) Apache
4 8 (5.63%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.93%) WebSphere
6 6 (4.23%) CloudStack
7 4 (2.82%) Apache Spark
7 4 (2.82%) Jetty
7 4 (2.82%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.82%) WildFly
8 3 (2.11%) IIS
9 2 (1.41%) Apache Pig
9 2 (1.41%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 78 (54.93%) Amazon AWS
2 68 (47.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (24.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (8.45%) SaaS
5 11 (7.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (5.63%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (4.23%) Datadog
8 5 (3.52%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (2.82%) npm
9 4 (2.82%) Serverless
10 3 (2.11%) GitHub
10 3 (2.11%) OpenShift
11 2 (1.41%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (1.41%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.41%) AWS CodePipeline
11 2 (1.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 2 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.41%) IaaS
11 2 (1.41%) PaaS
11 2 (1.41%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.23%) DNS
1 6 (4.23%) Firewall
2 4 (2.82%) VPN
3 3 (2.11%) AMQP
3 3 (2.11%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (2.11%) HTTP
3 3 (2.11%) Internet
3 3 (2.11%) SMTP
3 3 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.41%) SAN
4 2 (1.41%) VoIP
5 1 (0.70%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.42%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.97%) MySQL
3 15 (10.56%) Big Data
4 11 (7.75%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (7.75%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 8 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (5.63%) Redis
7 6 (4.23%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.82%) Couchbase
8 4 (2.82%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.11%) Apache Hive
9 3 (2.11%) Riak
10 2 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.70%) HBase
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 71 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 53 (37.32%) Git (software)
3 41 (28.87%) JIRA
4 36 (25.35%) Subversion
5 28 (19.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 27 (19.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (17.61%) GoCD
7 25 (17.61%) IBM UrbanCode
7 25 (17.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 17 (11.97%) TeamCity
9 14 (9.86%) Maven
10 13 (9.15%) CircleCI
10 13 (9.15%) CruiseControl
11 9 (6.34%) Artifactory
12 8 (5.63%) Bitbucket
13 7 (4.93%) Sonatype Nexus
14 6 (4.23%) Cucumber
14 6 (4.23%) Selenium
14 6 (4.23%) SonarQube
14 6 (4.23%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (6.34%) Banking
1 9 (6.34%) Finance
2 4 (2.82%) Billing
2 4 (2.82%) Investment Banking
2 4 (2.82%) Law
3 3 (2.11%) Electronics
4 2 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (0.70%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 62 (43.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 31 (21.83%) Senior DevOps
3 25 (17.61%) Consultant
3 25 (17.61%) DevOps Consultant
3 25 (17.61%) Senior Consultant
3 25 (17.61%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 13 (9.15%) Automation Engineer
4 13 (9.15%) Developer
5 11 (7.75%) AWS Engineer
6 9 (6.34%) Analyst
7 8 (5.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Python Engineer
8 7 (4.93%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (4.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Junior
9 6 (4.23%) Junior DevOps
9 6 (4.23%) Junior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (21.83%) Elastic Stack
2 11 (7.75%) HTML
2 11 (7.75%) Node.js
3 8 (5.63%) .NET
3 8 (5.63%) AngularJS
3 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
3 8 (5.63%) Flask
3 8 (5.63%) RESTful
4 7 (4.93%) CSS
4 7 (4.93%) Kafka
5 5 (3.52%) Hibernate
5 5 (3.52%) JPA
5 5 (3.52%) jQuery
5 5 (3.52%) Spring
5 5 (3.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (2.82%) Celery
6 4 (2.82%) HTML5
6 4 (2.82%) React
6 4 (2.82%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (2.11%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.63%) Fintech
2 7 (4.93%) Data Centre
3 6 (4.23%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.82%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.41%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Clustering
6 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.70%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 101 (71.13%) Linux
2 71 (50.00%) Windows
3 48 (33.80%) Unix
4 13 (9.15%) Windows Server
5 9 (6.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.52%) CentOS
7 4 (2.82%) AIX
8 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.41%) Debian
10 1 (0.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (69.01%) DevOps
2 48 (33.80%) Continuous Integration
3 37 (26.06%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (25.35%) Configuration Management
5 32 (22.54%) Open Source
6 30 (21.13%) Deployment Automation
7 29 (20.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 28 (19.72%) Customer Engagement
9 26 (18.31%) Microservices
10 18 (12.68%) Software Engineering
11 16 (11.27%) Scrum
12 14 (9.86%) TDD
12 14 (9.86%) Test Automation
13 12 (8.45%) Analytics
13 12 (8.45%) OO
14 11 (7.75%) SDLC
15 10 (7.04%) Problem-Solving
16 9 (6.34%) DSDM
16 9 (6.34%) RUP
17 8 (5.63%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (40.85%) Python
2 34 (23.94%) Bash Shell
3 32 (22.54%) Ruby
4 27 (19.01%) PowerShell
5 26 (18.31%) Java
6 23 (16.20%) SQL
7 18 (12.68%) JavaScript
8 10 (7.04%) C#
9 8 (5.63%) Shell Script
10 7 (4.93%) Go
11 6 (4.23%) Perl
12 5 (3.52%) PHP
13 3 (2.11%) ES6
13 3 (2.11%) PL/SQL
13 3 (2.11%) Scala
13 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
13 3 (2.11%) TypeScript
14 2 (1.41%) Groovy
14 2 (1.41%) Korn
15 1 (0.70%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (2.82%) Degree
2 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.70%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) QA
1 3 (2.11%) SLA
2 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (28.87%) Docker
2 10 (7.04%) vSphere
3 6 (4.23%) Xen
3 6 (4.23%) XenServer
4 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.11%) BitLocker
5 3 (2.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.11%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.70%) HDFS
6 1 (0.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.70%) NFS
6 1 (0.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 110 (77.46%) Puppet
2 102 (71.83%) Ansible
3 48 (33.80%) Terraform
4 26 (18.31%) Consul
4 26 (18.31%) Rundeck
5 16 (11.27%) Salt
6 14 (9.86%) Kubernetes
7 9 (6.34%) Cobbler
8 6 (4.23%) BladeLogic
8 6 (4.23%) Tivoli
9 5 (3.52%) Nagios
10 4 (2.82%) SCCM
11 3 (2.11%) Mesos
11 3 (2.11%) PowerCLI
11 3 (2.11%) SCOM
12 2 (1.41%) Grafana
12 2 (1.41%) Oozie
12 2 (1.41%) Prometheus
12 2 (1.41%) Rancher
12 2 (1.41%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 29 (20.42%) Splunk
2 25 (17.61%) Delphix
2 25 (17.61%) RedGate
2 25 (17.61%) ServiceNow
3 19 (13.38%) Oracle
4 13 (9.15%) New Relic
5 8 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.93%) Google
7 6 (4.23%) EnterpriseDB
7 6 (4.23%) Perforce
8 5 (3.52%) IBM
8 5 (3.52%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.52%) VMware
9 3 (2.11%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.11%) Brocade
9 3 (2.11%) Citrix
9 3 (2.11%) HP
9 3 (2.11%) Informatica
9 3 (2.11%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.41%) F5