The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 103 118 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 32 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.77% 0.41% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.08% 1.93% -
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 0
Average salary £70,000 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +2.04%
OpenStack
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
452 415 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 25.01% 21.21% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 418 376 348
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Bristol region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in Bristol

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in Bristol

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 42 (82.35%) Python
2 40 (78.43%) Software Engineering
3 35 (68.63%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (62.75%) Java
5 31 (60.78%) Telecoms
6 28 (54.90%) Digital Media
7 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
8 24 (47.06%) Google App Engine
8 24 (47.06%) Google
8 24 (47.06%) Xen
8 24 (47.06%) Clojure
8 24 (47.06%) Ant
8 24 (47.06%) Docker
8 24 (47.06%) Google Cloud Platform
9 21 (41.18%) LXC
9 21 (41.18%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (41.18%) Linux
9 21 (41.18%) OO
9 21 (41.18%) Artifactory
9 21 (41.18%) Degree
9 21 (41.18%) Scala
10 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (37.25%) Oracle
10 19 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (35.29%) Go
12 15 (29.41%) Big Data
12 15 (29.41%) Unix
12 15 (29.41%) C++
13 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
13 13 (25.49%) Physics

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bristol region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (21.57%) JBoss
1 11 (21.57%) WebLogic
1 11 (21.57%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.69%) Apache Solr
2 8 (15.69%) Apache Spark
2 8 (15.69%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (15.69%) Jetty
2 8 (15.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) CloudStack
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (68.63%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (47.06%) Google App Engine
2 24 (47.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 11 (21.57%) IaaS
3 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (21.57%) PaaS
3 11 (21.57%) SaaS
4 8 (15.69%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) Big Data
2 8 (15.69%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (15.69%) Couchbase
2 8 (15.69%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (15.69%) Hadoop
2 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
2 8 (15.69%) MySQL
2 8 (15.69%) NoSQL
2 8 (15.69%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (15.69%) Redis
2 8 (15.69%) Riak
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 24 (47.06%) Ant
3 21 (41.18%) Artifactory
3 21 (41.18%) Sonatype Nexus
4 11 (21.57%) Gradle
4 11 (21.57%) Jenkins
4 11 (21.57%) Maven
5 8 (15.69%) Hudson
6 3 (5.88%) Subversion
6 3 (5.88%) TeamCity
General
1 31 (60.78%) Telecoms
2 8 (15.69%) Banking
2 8 (15.69%) Retail
3 3 (5.88%) Electronics
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (74.51%) Software Engineer
2 20 (39.22%) Senior Software Engineer
3 16 (31.37%) Linux Engineer
4 13 (25.49%) C++ Software Engineer
4 13 (25.49%) Scala Software Engineer
5 10 (19.61%) Python Software Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Principal Engineer
6 8 (15.69%) Principal Software Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) C Software Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) Java Engineer
7 6 (11.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Development Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior IT Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 2 (3.92%) Senior Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) Web Services
2 10 (19.61%) .NET
3 8 (15.69%) ELK Stack
3 8 (15.69%) Lucene
3 8 (15.69%) React
4 3 (5.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (54.90%) Digital Media
2 13 (25.49%) Mathematics
2 13 (25.49%) Physics
3 8 (15.69%) Public Cloud
4 3 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 21 (41.18%) Linux
2 15 (29.41%) Unix
3 8 (15.69%) Android
3 8 (15.69%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (78.43%) Software Engineering
2 21 (41.18%) OO
3 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (37.25%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (21.57%) Data Management
4 11 (21.57%) DevOps
4 11 (21.57%) DSDM
4 11 (21.57%) RUP
4 11 (21.57%) Scrum
5 10 (19.61%) Functional Programming
5 10 (19.61%) Open Source
6 9 (17.65%) Mentoring
7 8 (15.69%) Coaching
7 8 (15.69%) Concurrent Programming
7 8 (15.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 8 (15.69%) Mobile Development
7 8 (15.69%) Multithreading
7 8 (15.69%) SDLC
7 8 (15.69%) Software Delivery
7 8 (15.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (82.35%) Python
2 32 (62.75%) Java
3 24 (47.06%) Clojure
4 21 (41.18%) Scala
5 18 (35.29%) Go
6 15 (29.41%) C++
7 11 (21.57%) Bash Shell
8 10 (19.61%) Erlang
8 10 (19.61%) Haskell
9 8 (15.69%) C#
9 8 (15.69%) Perl
10 6 (11.76%) C
11 3 (5.88%) Ruby
11 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
11 3 (5.88%) SQL
12 1 (1.96%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (47.06%) Docker
1 24 (47.06%) Xen
2 21 (41.18%) LXC
3 11 (21.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (15.69%) KVM
5 3 (5.88%) vSphere
5 3 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (21.57%) Ansible
1 11 (21.57%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (21.57%) Puppet
1 11 (21.57%) Salt
2 8 (15.69%) Kibana
2 8 (15.69%) logstash
3 3 (5.88%) Cobbler
3 3 (5.88%) Terraform
3 3 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (47.06%) Google
2 19 (37.25%) Oracle
3 11 (21.57%) Rackspace
3 11 (21.57%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) HP
5 3 (5.88%) EnterpriseDB
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.88%) SAP