Period
to 16 January 2019

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

Opscode Chef
UK > Scotland
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 123 100 126
Rank change year-on-year -23 +26 +36
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 105 146 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.08% 2.66% 1.61%
As % of the Systems Management category 20.67% 28.46% 22.39%
Number of salaries quoted 54 69 48
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +17.65% +3.89%
10th Percentile £30,000 £35,750 £36,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,000 £59,750
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 508 513 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 10.04% 9.33% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 360 320 191
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +13.10% -1.18%
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £55,703 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.10% +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 16 January 2019.

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 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 +13 60 £45,000 -25.00% 7
Glasgow -46 32 £47,500 -9.52% 4
West Lothian - 5 £60,000 -
Fife - 3 - -
Perth and Kinross - 2 £52,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 86 (81.90%) DevOps
2 84 (80.00%) Ansible
2 84 (80.00%) Puppet
3 80 (76.19%) Linux
4 64 (60.95%) Jenkins
5 62 (59.05%) Windows
6 61 (58.10%) Amazon AWS
7 51 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
8 49 (46.67%) Terraform
9 47 (44.76%) Git (software)
10 43 (40.95%) Continuous Integration
10 43 (40.95%) Unix
10 43 (40.95%) Python
11 39 (37.14%) JIRA
12 37 (35.24%) Subversion
13 32 (30.48%) Google Cloud Platform
14 30 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
14 30 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 30 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
14 30 (28.57%) Open Source
14 30 (28.57%) Splunk
14 30 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
15 29 (27.62%) Consul
15 29 (27.62%) Team Foundation Server
15 29 (27.62%) Microservices
15 29 (27.62%) Docker
16 28 (26.67%) Rundeck
17 27 (25.71%) ServiceNow
17 27 (25.71%) Octopus Deploy
17 27 (25.71%) RedGate

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 8 (7.62%) Apache
2 7 (6.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.81%) JBoss
4 3 (2.86%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.90%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.90%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 61 (58.10%) Amazon AWS
2 51 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (30.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 10 (9.52%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (7.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (5.71%) SaaS
7 4 (3.81%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (2.86%) Datadog
8 3 (2.86%) Serverless
9 2 (1.90%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.90%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.90%) AWS CodePipeline
9 2 (1.90%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (1.90%) GitHub
9 2 (1.90%) OpenShift
9 2 (1.90%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.95%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) DNS
2 3 (2.86%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (2.86%) Internet
2 3 (2.86%) SMTP
2 3 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) Firewall
3 2 (1.90%) HTTP
3 2 (1.90%) SAN
3 2 (1.90%) VoIP
3 2 (1.90%) VPN
4 1 (0.95%) SSH
4 1 (0.95%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) MySQL
3 11 (10.48%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (9.52%) Big Data
5 8 (7.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 8 (7.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.81%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.90%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.95%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) Mixpanel
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 64 (60.95%) Jenkins
2 47 (44.76%) Git (software)
3 39 (37.14%) JIRA
4 37 (35.24%) Subversion
5 30 (28.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 29 (27.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (25.71%) GoCD
7 27 (25.71%) IBM UrbanCode
7 27 (25.71%) Octopus Deploy
8 19 (18.10%) TeamCity
9 12 (11.43%) Maven
10 11 (10.48%) Artifactory
10 11 (10.48%) CircleCI
10 11 (10.48%) CruiseControl
11 10 (9.52%) Bitbucket
12 5 (4.76%) CA Release Automation
13 4 (3.81%) RSpec
14 3 (2.86%) GitLab
14 3 (2.86%) Sonatype Nexus
15 2 (1.90%) Travis CI
General
1 8 (7.62%) Finance
2 7 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Billing
3 4 (3.81%) Investment Banking
3 4 (3.81%) Law
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
5 2 (1.90%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.95%) Games
Job Titles
1 51 (48.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 33 (31.43%) Senior DevOps
3 27 (25.71%) Consultant
3 27 (25.71%) DevOps Consultant
3 27 (25.71%) Senior Consultant
3 27 (25.71%) Senior DevOps Consultant
4 8 (7.62%) Cloud Engineer
5 7 (6.67%) Automation Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Junior
6 6 (5.71%) Junior DevOps
6 6 (5.71%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 6 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.81%) Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) AWS DevOps
7 4 (3.81%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 4 (3.81%) Developer
7 4 (3.81%) Linux Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (3.81%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (7.62%) RESTful
3 7 (6.67%) CSS
3 7 (6.67%) HTML
3 7 (6.67%) Node.js
4 4 (3.81%) Flask
5 3 (2.86%) .NET
5 3 (2.86%) JSON
5 3 (2.86%) Kafka
6 2 (1.90%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.90%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.90%) jQuery
6 2 (1.90%) Middleware
6 2 (1.90%) REST
6 2 (1.90%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (1.90%) SOAP
6 2 (1.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.90%) Velocity
6 2 (1.90%) Web Services
7 1 (0.95%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 5 (4.76%) Fintech
1 5 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
1 5 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.90%) Wiki
3 1 (0.95%) Clustering
3 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.95%) Public Cloud
3 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 80 (76.19%) Linux
2 62 (59.05%) Windows
3 43 (40.95%) Unix
4 7 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.81%) AIX
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.90%) Debian
9 1 (0.95%) CentOS
9 1 (0.95%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (81.90%) DevOps
2 43 (40.95%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 30 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
3 30 (28.57%) Open Source
4 29 (27.62%) Microservices
5 19 (18.10%) Configuration Management
6 17 (16.19%) Deployment Automation
7 15 (14.29%) Analytics
8 11 (10.48%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.62%) Test Automation
10 7 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.71%) OO
11 6 (5.71%) Software Engineering
11 6 (5.71%) TDD
11 6 (5.71%) Web Operations
12 5 (4.76%) Change Management
12 5 (4.76%) Migration
12 5 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 43 (40.95%) Python
2 23 (21.90%) Bash Shell
3 18 (17.14%) PowerShell
4 17 (16.19%) Java
5 16 (15.24%) Ruby
6 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
7 11 (10.48%) SQL
8 6 (5.71%) Go
9 3 (2.86%) C#
9 3 (2.86%) Perl
9 3 (2.86%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.90%) Korn
10 2 (1.90%) Scala
10 2 (1.90%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.95%) Bourne shell
11 1 (0.95%) C-shell
11 1 (0.95%) ES6
11 1 (0.95%) Groovy
11 1 (0.95%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (1.90%) Degree
3 1 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.81%) SLA
2 2 (1.90%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (27.62%) Docker
2 4 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (3.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.81%) vSphere
3 3 (2.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.86%) BitLocker
3 3 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.86%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.95%) NFS
4 1 (0.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.95%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 84 (80.00%) Ansible
1 84 (80.00%) Puppet
2 49 (46.67%) Terraform
3 29 (27.62%) Consul
4 28 (26.67%) Rundeck
5 14 (13.33%) Salt
6 8 (7.62%) Kubernetes
7 6 (5.71%) BladeLogic
8 4 (3.81%) SCCM
9 3 (2.86%) Mesos
9 3 (2.86%) Packer
9 3 (2.86%) PowerCLI
9 3 (2.86%) SCOM
10 2 (1.90%) Grafana
10 2 (1.90%) Oozie
10 2 (1.90%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.90%) Sysdig
11 1 (0.95%) Cacti
11 1 (0.95%) Oracle ZFS
11 1 (0.95%) vMotion
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) Splunk
2 27 (25.71%) Delphix
2 27 (25.71%) RedGate
2 27 (25.71%) ServiceNow
3 10 (9.52%) Oracle
4 8 (7.62%) New Relic
5 5 (4.76%) Google
5 5 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.76%) VMware
6 4 (3.81%) Perforce
6 4 (3.81%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.86%) 3PAR
7 3 (2.86%) Brocade
7 3 (2.86%) Citrix
7 3 (2.86%) HP
8 1 (0.95%) EMC
8 1 (0.95%) F5
8 1 (0.95%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.95%) Sun
8 1 (0.95%) Twitter