The first table below looks at the demand for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank 66 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.15% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.27% 4.76% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
44 21 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.79% 3.51% 9.50%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 59
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Puppet
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Merseyside

Puppet
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +1 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Puppet
North West

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Puppet 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 Puppet.

1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
1 10 (90.91%) HTML5
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (45.45%) JUnit
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) nginx
3 5 (45.45%) RESTful
3 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
3 5 (45.45%) RSpec
3 5 (45.45%) Open Source
3 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
3 5 (45.45%) Subversion
3 5 (45.45%) Spring
3 5 (45.45%) JSF
3 5 (45.45%) Maven
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
3 5 (45.45%) Ruby

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region citing Puppet 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 Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (45.45%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) PostgreSQL
1 5 (45.45%) Hadoop
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Hive
1 5 (45.45%) Redis
1 5 (45.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 5 (45.45%) RSpec
2 5 (45.45%) Cucumber
2 5 (45.45%) JUnit
2 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 5 (45.45%) Maven
2 5 (45.45%) Selenium
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
1 5 (45.45%) Java Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Ruby Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) HTML
1 10 (90.91%) jQuery
1 10 (90.91%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) Phusion Passenger
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Avro
2 5 (45.45%) RESTful
2 5 (45.45%) CSS
2 5 (45.45%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 5 (45.45%) JSF
2 5 (45.45%) Ajax
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) N-Tier
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (90.91%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Multithreading
2 5 (45.45%) Analytics
2 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (45.45%) OOA/OOD
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Capistrano
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat