The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenStack
Rank - 137 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.086% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Average salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
OpenStack
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
461 416 439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 18.72% 17.84% 20.56%
Number of salaries quoted 367 330 386
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £65,000 £62,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

OpenStack
Salary Trend in Reading

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in Reading

OpenStack
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Riak
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (100.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) HBase
2 1 (50.00%) Riak
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) CouchDB
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree