The table below looks at the statistics for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 78 62 43
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -19
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 6 1 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.78% 0.17% 4.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.53% 3.03% 54.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 27
Average salary £34,000 £38,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.68% +14.92%
UK excluding London average salary £48,250 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.65% +10.00%
Opscode Chef
South Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
57 33 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.44% 5.73% 8.35%
Number of salaries quoted 50 31 50
Average salary £34,000 £30,450 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.65% -9.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £51,500 £55,000
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 Sheffield

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in Sheffield

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 15 (100.00%) TDD
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 14 (93.33%) Puppet
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (53.33%) MySQL
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (53.33%) Subversion
3 8 (53.33%) Ruby
3 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
3 8 (53.33%) RSpec
3 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
4 7 (46.67%) Java
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 7 (46.67%) UNIX
4 7 (46.67%) OOP
4 7 (46.67%) OO
4 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (46.67%) Replication
4 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
4 7 (46.67%) Degree
4 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
4 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (46.67%) Open Source
4 7 (46.67%) PhoneGap

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (46.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) RSpec
2 8 (53.33%) Subversion
2 8 (53.33%) Cucumber
3 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 7 (46.67%) Selenium
3 7 (46.67%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Tester
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) Web Services
2 7 (46.67%) PhoneGap
2 7 (46.67%) Backbone.js
2 7 (46.67%) Ember.js
2 7 (46.67%) AngularJS
2 7 (46.67%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Replication
1 7 (46.67%) Computer Science
1 7 (46.67%) Open Source
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Software Engineering
3 7 (46.67%) OOP
3 7 (46.67%) OO
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (46.67%) DevOps
3 7 (46.67%) Test Planning
4 4 (26.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Workflow
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) Ruby
2 7 (46.67%) CoffeeScript
2 7 (46.67%) RubyMotion
2 7 (46.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Puppet
2 7 (46.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (6.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Facebook
1 7 (46.67%) Twitter