The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Puppet
Rank - 65 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.46% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Puppet
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 Merseyside region.

Systems Management Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
32 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.32% 6.24% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 45
Average salary £30,000 £41,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +12.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) nginx
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) RSpec
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Capistrano
1 4 (80.00%) Phusion Passenger
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (80.00%) nginx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) RSpec
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) Ajax
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (80.00%) jQuery
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) Phusion Passenger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) TDD
1 4 (80.00%) Automated Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (80.00%) OOA/OOD
1 4 (80.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Capistrano
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat