Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 124 160
Rank change year-on-year +26 +36 +13
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 146 75 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.66% 1.61% 1.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 29.38% 23.29% 16.23%
Number of salaries quoted 69 48 37
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.89% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,750 £36,150 £38,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £59,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%

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 497 322 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.04% 6.90% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 314 189 282
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,900 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,250 £61,125
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Glasgow +27 77 £52,500 +23.53% 11
Edinburgh -12 59 £60,000 +24.35% 6
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 127 (86.99%) Puppet
2 109 (74.66%) Ansible
3 72 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (48.63%) Python
5 70 (47.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 70 (47.95%) DevOps
6 69 (47.26%) Amazon AWS
7 68 (46.58%) Linux
8 66 (45.21%) Docker
9 52 (35.62%) Bash Shell
9 52 (35.62%) Ruby
10 50 (34.25%) Jenkins
11 48 (32.88%) Scrum
12 40 (27.40%) PowerShell
13 38 (26.03%) Configuration Management
13 38 (26.03%) ITIL
13 38 (26.03%) JavaScript
14 36 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
14 36 (24.66%) TDD
14 36 (24.66%) Java
14 36 (24.66%) Windows
15 35 (23.97%) MongoDB
15 35 (23.97%) NoSQL
16 33 (22.60%) Tomcat
16 33 (22.60%) Vagrant
17 32 (21.92%) Hibernate
17 32 (21.92%) Redis
17 32 (21.92%) Spring
18 31 (21.23%) Google Cloud Platform
19 29 (19.86%) Test Automation

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 33 (22.60%) Tomcat
2 26 (17.81%) JBoss
3 23 (15.75%) Jetty
3 23 (15.75%) WebLogic
4 20 (13.70%) WebSphere
5 12 (8.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 11 (7.53%) IIS
7 5 (3.42%) Apache
8 4 (2.74%) CloudStack
8 4 (2.74%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 70 (47.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (47.26%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (21.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 24 (16.44%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (6.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (4.79%) GitHub
6 7 (4.79%) OpenShift
7 6 (4.11%) IaaS
7 6 (4.11%) PaaS
7 6 (4.11%) SaaS
8 4 (2.74%) npm
9 3 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (2.05%) Amazon S3
9 3 (2.05%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (19.18%) Firewall
2 22 (15.07%) VPN
3 20 (13.70%) AMQP
4 14 (9.59%) LAN
4 14 (9.59%) WAN
5 13 (8.90%) MPLS
6 12 (8.22%) Cisco IPT
6 12 (8.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (8.22%) DNS
6 12 (8.22%) IP Telephony
6 12 (8.22%) Network Security
6 12 (8.22%) Wireless
7 11 (7.53%) HTTP
7 11 (7.53%) IPsec
7 11 (7.53%) SMTP
7 11 (7.53%) SSL
7 11 (7.53%) TCP/IP
8 7 (4.79%) Intrusion Detection
9 5 (3.42%) Internet
10 4 (2.74%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (23.97%) MongoDB
1 35 (23.97%) NoSQL
2 32 (21.92%) Redis
3 23 (15.75%) Couchbase
3 23 (15.75%) Hadoop
3 23 (15.75%) Riak
4 16 (10.96%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.42%) MySQL
5 5 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 50 (34.25%) Jenkins
2 33 (22.60%) Vagrant
3 28 (19.18%) Git (software)
4 24 (16.44%) Cucumber
5 23 (15.75%) FitNesse
5 23 (15.75%) Selenium
6 19 (13.01%) Subversion
7 17 (11.64%) GoCD
7 17 (11.64%) Sonatype Nexus
8 16 (10.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (10.27%) JIRA
10 14 (9.59%) Gradle
11 13 (8.90%) IBM UrbanCode
11 13 (8.90%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (6.85%) Maven
13 3 (2.05%) Hudson
14 2 (1.37%) GCC
15 1 (0.68%) Bitbucket
15 1 (0.68%) NuGet
General
1 10 (6.85%) Finance
2 1 (0.68%) Legal
2 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (25.34%) Developer
1 37 (25.34%) DevOps Engineer
2 28 (19.18%) Senior DevOps
3 22 (15.07%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.01%) Consultant
5 18 (12.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (10.96%) DevOps Consultant
7 15 (10.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (9.59%) Architect
8 14 (9.59%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 13 (8.90%) Administrator
9 13 (8.90%) Senior Consultant
9 13 (8.90%) Senior DevOps Consultant
10 12 (8.22%) Network Architect
11 7 (4.79%) Security Administrator
12 6 (4.11%) Systems Administrator
13 5 (3.42%) Lead Developer
13 5 (3.42%) Platform Engineer
14 4 (2.74%) .NET Developer
14 4 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.92%) Hibernate
1 32 (21.92%) Spring
2 24 (16.44%) RabbitMQ
3 23 (15.75%) HTML
3 23 (15.75%) HTML5
4 20 (13.70%) JMS
4 20 (13.70%) JPA
4 20 (13.70%) Kafka
4 20 (13.70%) TIBCO EMS
4 20 (13.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 13 (8.90%) Elastic Stack
6 10 (6.85%) AngularJS
7 9 (6.16%) Node.js
7 9 (6.16%) React
8 6 (4.11%) .NET
8 6 (4.11%) Drools
9 5 (3.42%) REST
10 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (2.74%) Sass
10 4 (2.74%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.75%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.22%) Blackberry
3 10 (6.85%) EMC VNX
4 9 (6.16%) Virtual Team
5 7 (4.79%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.79%) Public Cloud
6 5 (3.42%) Internet of Things
7 2 (1.37%) Fintech
8 1 (0.68%) Clustering
8 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Replication
8 1 (0.68%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 68 (46.58%) Linux
2 36 (24.66%) Windows
3 25 (17.12%) Unix
4 18 (12.33%) Ubuntu
4 18 (12.33%) Windows Server
5 13 (8.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (8.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (6.16%) CentOS
7 2 (1.37%) Amazon Linux
8 1 (0.68%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (47.95%) DevOps
3 48 (32.88%) Scrum
4 38 (26.03%) Configuration Management
4 38 (26.03%) ITIL
5 36 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (24.66%) TDD
6 29 (19.86%) Test Automation
7 28 (19.18%) Open Source
8 25 (17.12%) BDD
8 25 (17.12%) DSDM
8 25 (17.12%) Software Engineering
9 24 (16.44%) Continuous Delivery
9 24 (16.44%) RUP
10 23 (15.75%) Multithreading
11 21 (14.38%) Kanban
12 20 (13.70%) Concurrent Programming
12 20 (13.70%) Integration Testing
12 20 (13.70%) System Testing
12 20 (13.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 71 (48.63%) Python
2 52 (35.62%) Bash Shell
2 52 (35.62%) Ruby
3 40 (27.40%) PowerShell
4 38 (26.03%) JavaScript
5 36 (24.66%) Java
6 23 (15.75%) Perl
7 20 (13.70%) SQL
8 9 (6.16%) PHP
9 7 (4.79%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.74%) C#
10 4 (2.74%) ES6
10 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
10 4 (2.74%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.74%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.37%) Go
12 1 (0.68%) C
12 1 (0.68%) C++
12 1 (0.68%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.22%) CCIE
1 12 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (8.22%) CISSP
2 8 (5.48%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.74%) AWS Certification
3 4 (2.74%) RHCE
4 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (16.44%) QA
2 21 (14.38%) GCP
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (45.21%) Docker
2 17 (11.64%) Active Directory
2 17 (11.64%) vSphere
3 5 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (2.74%) Xen
4 4 (2.74%) XenServer
5 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.68%) RHEV
7 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 127 (86.99%) Puppet
2 109 (74.66%) Ansible
3 27 (18.49%) Cobbler
4 23 (15.75%) Terraform
5 19 (13.01%) Rundeck
6 17 (11.64%) Consul
7 14 (9.59%) Kubernetes
8 9 (6.16%) Packer
9 8 (5.48%) Nagios
10 4 (2.74%) CFEngine
10 4 (2.74%) Grafana
10 4 (2.74%) Tivoli
10 4 (2.74%) ZABBIX
11 3 (2.05%) Capistrano
11 3 (2.05%) Docker Swarm
12 2 (1.37%) SCCM
12 2 (1.37%) yum
13 1 (0.68%) Cacti
13 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
13 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 23 (15.75%) Cisco
1 23 (15.75%) Red Hat
2 20 (13.70%) IBM
2 20 (13.70%) TIBCO
3 19 (13.01%) Microsoft
4 17 (11.64%) VMware
5 16 (10.96%) ServiceNow
5 16 (10.96%) Splunk
6 13 (8.90%) CyberArk
6 13 (8.90%) RedGate
7 12 (8.22%) CheckPoint
7 12 (8.22%) Varonis
8 11 (7.53%) Charles River
8 11 (7.53%) EMC
8 11 (7.53%) HP
9 10 (6.85%) Google
10 8 (5.48%) Informatica
10 8 (5.48%) Oracle
11 4 (2.74%) EnterpriseDB
12 3 (2.05%) Perforce