The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Red Hat products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Red Hat over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Red Hat, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat
Rank 29 41 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing Red Hat 5 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.60% 1.49% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 6.41% 3.49% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 5
Average salary £38,500 £47,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.94% +14.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.93%
Red Hat
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 86 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 40.63% 42.57% 23.40%
Number of salaries quoted 73 76 37
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Red Hat
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Red Hat across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Red Hat Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Red Hat
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Red Hat Salary Trend in Newport

Red Hat
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Red Hat 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 Red Hat.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Scrum
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Korn
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) BDD
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) HPUX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
3 3 (37.50%) Apache
3 3 (37.50%) HTTP
3 3 (37.50%) HP
3 3 (37.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) RHCE
3 3 (37.50%) SAN
3 3 (37.50%) LAMP
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
3 3 (37.50%) Ruby
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Perl

Red Hat
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region citing Red Hat 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 Red Hat. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) HTTP
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) JUnit
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) TestLink
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
General
1 3 (37.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) HPUX
3 3 (37.50%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Regression Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Scrum
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
1 5 (62.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) Automation Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Bug Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
4 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Python
1 5 (62.50%) Korn
1 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) RHCE
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Dell
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
1 3 (37.50%) SolarWinds
2 1 (12.50%) Perforce
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle