The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank - 108 93
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 1.18% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
OpenStack
Scotland

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

Application Platforms Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
221 338 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 18.71% 24.21% 22.53%
Number of salaries quoted 145 213 121
Average salary £38,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Glasgow

OpenStack
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) QUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) QUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef