The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OpenStack
Rank 222 213 218
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 15 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.15% 0.093%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.40% 0.73% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 5
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +41.66%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1069 1094 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.50% 20.26% 19.01%
Number of salaries quoted 880 894 882
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,600 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing OpenStack as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

OpenStack Salary Trend in the West Midlands

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

OpenStack
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham - 11 £55,000 -
Shropshire - 4 £67,500 - 1
Warwickshire -8 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Coventry - 1 £55,000 -
Solihull - 1 £55,000 -
Walsall - 1 £55,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £55,000 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing OpenStack also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for OpenStack.

1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) Open Source
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (93.33%) DevOps
2 14 (93.33%) Google
2 14 (93.33%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) Vagrant
3 12 (80.00%) Packer
3 12 (80.00%) Terraform
3 12 (80.00%) Puppet
4 11 (73.33%) ELK Stack
5 9 (60.00%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) Ruby
7 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
7 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
7 6 (40.00%) nginx
7 6 (40.00%) Service Management
7 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (33.33%) Sensu
8 5 (33.33%) Graphite
8 5 (33.33%) Grafana
8 5 (33.33%) Uchiwa
8 5 (33.33%) MuleSoft
8 5 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (33.33%) WSO2
9 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
9 4 (26.67%) Neo4j
9 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
9 4 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 15 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (93.33%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (93.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 2 (13.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (26.67%) Neo4j
1 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Vagrant
2 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (26.67%) Maven
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
1 7 (46.67%) DevOps Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) AWS Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Integration Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Applications Developer
4 4 (26.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Open Source Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) ELK Stack
2 5 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (33.33%) Sensu
3 4 (26.67%) ActiveMQ
3 4 (26.67%) Apache Camel
3 4 (26.67%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Spring MVC
3 4 (26.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (13.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) DevOps
1 14 (93.33%) Open Source
2 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (40.00%) Service Management
3 6 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) DSDM
4 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 4 (26.67%) Open Source Development
4 4 (26.67%) RUP
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Ruby
2 4 (26.67%) Clojure
2 4 (26.67%) Groovy
2 4 (26.67%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) Scala
3 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Packer
1 12 (80.00%) Puppet
1 12 (80.00%) Terraform
2 5 (33.33%) Grafana
2 5 (33.33%) Graphite
2 5 (33.33%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Google
2 6 (40.00%) Atlassian
3 5 (33.33%) MuleSoft
3 5 (33.33%) WSO2
4 1 (6.67%) ForgeRock
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