The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank - 60 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.21% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.55% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.65% +10.00%
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 Lancashire region.

Systems Management Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
16 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.19% 4.66% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 11
Average salary £27,500 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.29% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Lancashire

Opscode Chef
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) PaaS
1 1 (100.00%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) RSpec
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet