The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OpenStack
Wales / South Wales
Rank 79 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.35% 0.34% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.92% 1.94% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £40,900
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £48,100
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%

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

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
156 206 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.22% 17.27% 18.94%
Number of salaries quoted 149 189 203
Median salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

OpenStack
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in South Wales

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in South Wales

OpenStack
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +15 3 £55,000 -
OpenStack
Wales

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 1 (20.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Spring
4 1 (20.00%) JSF
4 1 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Perforce
4 1 (20.00%) Debian
4 1 (20.00%) Gentoo

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Neo4j
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (20.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Dropwizard
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JMX
1 1 (20.00%) JPA
1 1 (20.00%) JSF
1 1 (20.00%) RESTful
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Spring Boot
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Gentoo
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Scala
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (20.00%) New Relic
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Perforce
2 1 (20.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat