The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Opscode Chef
Rank - 125 117
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.22% 0.063%
As % of the Systems Management category - 3.67% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £50,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Opscode Chef
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
80 109 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.24% 5.95% 7.06%
Number of salaries quoted 69 94 69
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £18,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Cheshire

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef.

1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 9 (90.00%) DevOps
3 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
4 7 (70.00%) Java
4 7 (70.00%) Ant
4 7 (70.00%) Perl
4 7 (70.00%) Python
4 7 (70.00%) Maven
4 7 (70.00%) Ruby
4 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (70.00%) Selenium
4 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (40.00%) Docker
5 4 (40.00%) High Availability
5 4 (40.00%) CSS3
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Gradle
5 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
5 4 (40.00%) HTML5
5 4 (40.00%) Hudson
5 4 (40.00%) Node.js
5 4 (40.00%) Apple Swift
5 4 (40.00%) SDLC
5 4 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (40.00%) Groovy
5 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
5 4 (40.00%) Spring
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) JBoss
1 4 (40.00%) Node.js
1 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (70.00%) Ant
2 7 (70.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (70.00%) Maven
2 7 (70.00%) Selenium
3 4 (40.00%) Artifactory
3 4 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 4 (40.00%) Gradle
3 4 (40.00%) Hudson
3 4 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (30.00%) JIRA
4 3 (30.00%) Subversion
4 3 (30.00%) TestNG
4 3 (30.00%) Vagrant
5 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Automation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Automation Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Principal Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
1 4 (40.00%) CSS3
1 4 (40.00%) EJB
1 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
1 4 (40.00%) HTML5
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
1 4 (40.00%) JMS
1 4 (40.00%) JSP
1 4 (40.00%) Servlets
1 4 (40.00%) Spring
1 4 (40.00%) Struts
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
1 4 (40.00%) WSDL
1 4 (40.00%) XML
1 4 (40.00%) XSD
2 2 (20.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) RAD
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Build Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Keyword-Driven Testing
4 3 (30.00%) OO
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Test Management
5 2 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) Bash Shell
1 7 (70.00%) Java
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) Apple Swift
2 4 (40.00%) Groovy
2 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
4 2 (20.00%) C
4 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat