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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 64 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.38% - 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.88% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
41 33 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.75% 5.67% 13.14%
Number of salaries quoted 35 29 44
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,300 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -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 20 April 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 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
3 7 (77.78%) Symfony
3 7 (77.78%) Zend
3 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
3 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
3 7 (77.78%) Yii
3 7 (77.78%) Redis
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (55.56%) TDD
5 5 (55.56%) Advertising
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) CodeIgniter
5 5 (55.56%) Marketing
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
7 3 (33.33%) Subversion
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (22.22%) PHP5
8 2 (22.22%) Memcached
8 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
8 2 (22.22%) Laravel
8 2 (22.22%) Web Development

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 (22.22%) Apache
1 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (77.78%) MongoDB
2 7 (77.78%) NoSQL
2 7 (77.78%) Redis
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) CouchDB
4 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 3 (33.33%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (11.11%) Hudson
5 1 (11.11%) Maven
5 1 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 1 (11.11%) Ant
General
1 5 (55.56%) Advertising
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) PHP Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) PHP Symfony Developer
4 1 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Symfony
1 7 (77.78%) Yii
2 5 (55.56%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (55.56%) CodeIgniter
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Memcached
3 2 (22.22%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Open Source
1 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) AIX
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
4 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) Refactoring
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) OO
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
6 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 1 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) PHP5
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Jython
3 1 (11.11%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Zend
2 1 (11.11%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) HP