Period
to 17 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior DevOps was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 17 June 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Development Operations
UK > Scotland
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 187 207 243
Rank change year-on-year +20 +36 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior DevOps 47 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.83% 0.061% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.064% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Scotland median annual salary £61,250 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.36% +22.22% -
UK median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5,479 4,667 5,526
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.38% 94.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,726 2,964 3,378
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% - +2.35%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,724
90th Percentile £68,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior DevOps
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured Senior DevOps in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Senior DevOps in Scotland

Senior DevOps
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior DevOps in Scotland

Senior DevOps
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior DevOps within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 17 June 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 +23 34 - - 2
Glasgow - 12 £61,250 -
Senior DevOps
UK

Senior DevOps Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, Senior DevOps job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior DevOps in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) DevOps
2 44 (93.62%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (80.85%) Ansible
4 37 (78.72%) Jenkins
4 37 (78.72%) Linux
5 36 (76.60%) Puppet
6 34 (72.34%) Microsoft Azure
7 31 (65.96%) Unix
8 30 (63.83%) Opscode Chef
9 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (55.32%) Open Source
10 26 (55.32%) Terraform
11 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
11 25 (53.19%) JIRA
12 24 (51.06%) Subversion
12 24 (51.06%) Windows
12 24 (51.06%) GCP
12 24 (51.06%) Team Foundation Server
12 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 24 (51.06%) Customer Engagement
12 24 (51.06%) RedGate
12 24 (51.06%) Splunk
12 24 (51.06%) Octopus Deploy
12 24 (51.06%) ServiceNow
12 24 (51.06%) Microservices
12 24 (51.06%) Google Cloud Platform
12 24 (51.06%) Continuous Delivery
12 24 (51.06%) Rundeck
12 24 (51.06%) Elastic Stack
12 24 (51.06%) GoCD

Senior DevOps Skill Set
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 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 44 (93.62%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (72.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (51.06%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.13%) CloudFront
4 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 37 (78.72%) Jenkins
2 25 (53.19%) Git (software)
2 25 (53.19%) JIRA
3 24 (51.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 24 (51.06%) GoCD
3 24 (51.06%) IBM UrbanCode
3 24 (51.06%) Octopus Deploy
3 24 (51.06%) Subversion
3 24 (51.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.26%) Gradle
5 1 (2.13%) GitLab
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (51.06%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 37 (78.72%) Linux
2 31 (65.96%) Unix
3 24 (51.06%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.13%) CentOS
5 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) DevOps
2 27 (57.45%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (55.32%) Open Source
4 24 (51.06%) Continuous Delivery
4 24 (51.06%) Customer Engagement
4 24 (51.06%) Microservices
5 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.89%) SDLC
7 6 (12.77%) Data Modelling
7 6 (12.77%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 6 (12.77%) Security Management
8 4 (8.51%) Presales
9 3 (6.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.26%) TDD
11 1 (2.13%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (2.13%) Mathematics
11 1 (2.13%) Software Engineering
11 1 (2.13%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) Java
1 9 (19.15%) Python
2 3 (6.38%) Ruby
3 1 (2.13%) C++
3 1 (2.13%) Go
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (51.06%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (27.66%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (80.85%) Ansible
2 36 (76.60%) Puppet
3 30 (63.83%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (55.32%) Terraform
5 24 (51.06%) Consul
5 24 (51.06%) Rundeck
6 8 (17.02%) Kubernetes
7 1 (2.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Delphix
1 24 (51.06%) RedGate
1 24 (51.06%) ServiceNow
1 24 (51.06%) Splunk
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter