The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Puppet over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 75 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.37% 0.66% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.57% 5.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Puppet
Hertfordshire

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

Systems Management Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
56 74 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 10.43% 12.27% 9.03%
Number of salaries quoted 37 55 26
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £45,000 £37,400
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £59,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Puppet
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Puppet Salary Trend in Watford

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Puppet 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 Puppet.

1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (62.50%) Yii
3 5 (62.50%) Redis
3 5 (62.50%) Symfony
3 5 (62.50%) Zend
3 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
4 4 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) TDD
4 4 (50.00%) Marketing
4 4 (50.00%) Advertising
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) Linux
5 3 (37.50%) Subversion
5 3 (37.50%) Open Source
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) Drupal
6 2 (25.00%) Ansible
6 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (25.00%) Magento

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Watford region citing Puppet 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 Puppet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 5 (62.50%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (62.50%) MongoDB
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Redis
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) Ant
4 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (50.00%) Advertising
1 4 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Symfony
1 5 (62.50%) Yii
2 4 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Memcached
3 1 (12.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) UNIX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (12.50%) Release Management
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Jython
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Zend
2 2 (25.00%) hybris
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft