The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Red Hat OpenShift
Rank 903 875 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 10 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.17% 0.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £62,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 - -
Cloud Services Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
5818 4101 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 4.97% 3.77% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 4671 3531 2903
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 £72,500 £77,500 £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 28 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 - 7 £62,500 -
Scotland - 7 £62,500 -
England -30 3 - -
South East +7 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Farnborough - 2 - -
London - 1 - -

OpenShift
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (85.71%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Python
3 9 (64.29%) Puppet
3 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
3 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (57.14%) Docker
4 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 8 (57.14%) Java EE
4 8 (57.14%) Web Services
5 7 (50.00%) C#
5 7 (50.00%) C++
5 7 (50.00%) Oracle
5 7 (50.00%) Sybase
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (50.00%) Google
5 7 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 7 (50.00%) Heroku
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
6 6 (42.86%) CFEngine
6 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (42.86%) HTTP
6 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
7 5 (35.71%) Spring
7 5 (35.71%) Open Source
8 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (28.57%) AMQP
8 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development

OpenShift
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Qpid
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Heroku
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (50.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) HTTP
2 4 (28.57%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) NoSQL
1 9 (64.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) RDBMS
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (21.43%) Redis
4 3 (21.43%) Riak
4 3 (21.43%) Big Data
4 3 (21.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Software Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Java Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) Java EE
1 8 (57.14%) Web Services
2 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (21.43%) Akka
4 3 (21.43%) Spring Batch
4 3 (21.43%) Spring Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Kafka
4 3 (21.43%) ActiveMQ
4 3 (21.43%) JMS
4 3 (21.43%) Spring Security
4 3 (21.43%) Grails
5 2 (14.29%) Struts
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) Hibernate
6 1 (7.14%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (7.14%) CSS3
6 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
6 1 (7.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) ATDD
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) BDD
5 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Python
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) Golang
4 3 (21.43%) Scala
4 3 (21.43%) Groovy
4 3 (21.43%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) Clojure
4 3 (21.43%) Erlang
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
1 9 (64.29%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (42.86%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
1 7 (50.00%) Sybase
1 7 (50.00%) Google
2 2 (14.29%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat