The table below looks at the statistics for OpenShift skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenShift over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat OpenShift
Rank 890 867 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 14 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.004% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.24% 0.095% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5917 4194 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 5.05% 3.86% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4681 3613 2878
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

OpenShift
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

OpenShift Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK.

OpenShift Salary Trend in the UK

OpenShift
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 8 £62,500 - 1
Scotland - 8 £62,500 - 1
England -13 6 - -
London - 4 - -
South East -22 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -

OpenShift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenShift 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 OpenShift.

1 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (68.75%) Java
3 9 (56.25%) Web Services
3 9 (56.25%) Python
3 9 (56.25%) Java EE
3 9 (56.25%) Docker
4 8 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
4 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 8 (50.00%) Google
4 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (50.00%) Heroku
4 8 (50.00%) Puppet
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) C++
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) Sybase
4 8 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (43.75%) HTTP
5 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
5 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (43.75%) CFEngine
6 6 (37.50%) OO
7 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (31.25%) TDD
7 5 (31.25%) REST
8 4 (25.00%) CSS3

OpenShift
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing OpenShift 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 OpenShift. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Qpid
2 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (50.00%) Heroku
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (6.25%) MySQL
4 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (6.25%) Redis
4 1 (6.25%) Riak
4 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (25.00%) UI Programmer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) UI Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Java Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) Web Services
1 9 (56.25%) Java EE
2 5 (31.25%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) CSS3
3 4 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
3 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (12.50%) Struts
6 1 (6.25%) Spring Security
6 1 (6.25%) Grails
6 1 (6.25%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (37.50%) OO
3 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) ATDD
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 2 (12.50%) OOD
7 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) Java
2 9 (56.25%) Python
3 8 (50.00%) C#
3 8 (50.00%) C++
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
5 1 (6.25%) Erlang
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Clojure
5 1 (6.25%) Groovy
5 1 (6.25%) Golang
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 7 (43.75%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Google
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
1 8 (50.00%) Sybase
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) JBoss
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