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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Red Hat OpenShift
Rank 878 916 877
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -39
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 20 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.22% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 0
Average salary £68,750 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £62,500 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -

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
8960 7173 5068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.20% 6.13% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7246 5710 4323
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,684
% change year-on-year
- +5.42%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenShift over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 within the UK.

OpenShift Salary Histogram in the UK

OpenShift
Top 5 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 3 August 2015. 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
England +37 20 £68,750 -
London +30 11 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 9 £75,000 -
East of England - 9 £75,000 -
City of London - 1 £70,000 -

OpenShift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 30 (90.91%) Puppet
2 27 (81.82%) Java
3 25 (75.76%) Elasticsearch
4 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (48.48%) Cloud Foundry
6 16 (48.48%) Ruby
7 15 (45.45%) TDD
7 15 (45.45%) Python
7 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (42.42%) Open Source
8 14 (42.42%) Docker
8 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
8 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
9 13 (39.39%) Oracle
9 13 (39.39%) JMS
9 13 (39.39%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (39.39%) Spring Security
9 13 (39.39%) Grails
9 13 (39.39%) Spring
9 13 (39.39%) Redis
9 13 (39.39%) Riak
9 13 (39.39%) Spring Batch
9 13 (39.39%) Spring Integration
9 13 (39.39%) REST
9 13 (39.39%) Kafka
9 13 (39.39%) Akka
9 13 (39.39%) Go
9 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
9 13 (39.39%) Mesos

OpenShift
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, 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 25 (75.76%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (48.48%) Cloud Foundry
3 13 (39.39%) Apache Spark
3 13 (39.39%) Apache Solr
4 9 (27.27%) Node.js
5 3 (9.09%) Drupal
6 2 (6.06%) JBoss
6 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.03%) IIS
7 1 (3.03%) Apache
7 1 (3.03%) WordPress
7 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (15.15%) SaaS
4 4 (12.12%) PaaS
5 3 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (9.09%) Amazon S3
5 3 (9.09%) CloudFront
5 3 (9.09%) Route 53
6 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (3.03%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) AMQP
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (39.39%) Hadoop
2 13 (39.39%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (39.39%) Redis
2 13 (39.39%) Riak
2 13 (39.39%) Relational Database
3 11 (33.33%) Couchbase
3 11 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Jenkins
2 12 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 11 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 11 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 11 (33.33%) JUnit
3 11 (33.33%) NUnit
3 11 (33.33%) Selenium
4 2 (6.06%) Maven
4 2 (6.06%) Gradle
5 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (18.18%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Lead Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Java Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Senior Java Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Lead Java Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Architect
4 7 (21.21%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Principal Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Java Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Applications Architect
7 1 (3.03%) DevOps Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) JMS
1 13 (39.39%) ActiveMQ
1 13 (39.39%) Spring
1 13 (39.39%) Spring Security
1 13 (39.39%) Grails
1 13 (39.39%) RabbitMQ
1 13 (39.39%) REST
1 13 (39.39%) Spring Batch
1 13 (39.39%) Spring Integration
1 13 (39.39%) Kafka
1 13 (39.39%) Akka
1 13 (39.39%) Spring Boot
1 13 (39.39%) Spring XD
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
3 3 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) XML
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.03%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.03%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (24.24%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 3 (9.09%) Debian
5 2 (6.06%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) TDD
2 15 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (42.42%) Open Source
4 13 (39.39%) Software Architecture
5 11 (33.33%) SOA
6 8 (24.24%) E-Commerce
6 8 (24.24%) DevOps
7 6 (18.18%) Configuration Management
8 3 (9.09%) Scrum
8 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
8 3 (9.09%) Kanban
9 1 (3.03%) XML Parsing
9 1 (3.03%) API Design
9 1 (3.03%) Web Development
9 1 (3.03%) Project Management
9 1 (3.03%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (81.82%) Java
2 16 (48.48%) Ruby
3 15 (45.45%) Python
4 13 (39.39%) Erlang
4 13 (39.39%) Groovy
4 13 (39.39%) Scala
4 13 (39.39%) Clojure
4 13 (39.39%) Go
5 12 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (12.12%) PHP
7 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.03%) SQL
8 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
System Software
1 14 (42.42%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) LXC
Systems Management
1 30 (90.91%) Puppet
2 17 (51.52%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (39.39%) Mesos
4 3 (9.09%) Ansible
5 2 (6.06%) Capistrano
5 2 (6.06%) OpenAM
5 2 (6.06%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (39.39%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.06%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Sage