The first table below looks at the demand for Opscode Chef skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Opscode Chef over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Systems Management category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Opscode Chef
Rank 190 201 183
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.020% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.37% 0.33% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £65,000 £49,096
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.39%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
295 301 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.97% 6.01% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 245 247 170
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +26.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £34,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Opscode Chef Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Opscode Chef Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Warwickshire - 7 - -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef.

1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
2 19 (95.00%) PhoneGap
2 19 (95.00%) CoffeeScript
2 19 (95.00%) Backbone.js
2 19 (95.00%) Facebook
2 19 (95.00%) Twitter
2 19 (95.00%) Ember.js
2 19 (95.00%) AngularJS
2 19 (95.00%) Apache Cordova
2 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 19 (95.00%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (95.00%) RSpec
2 19 (95.00%) Open Source
2 19 (95.00%) Cucumber
2 19 (95.00%) PostgreSQL
2 19 (95.00%) Ruby
2 19 (95.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) Web Services
3 8 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Sphinx
4 1 (5.00%) KVM
4 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
4 1 (5.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows
4 1 (5.00%) Linux

Opscode Chef
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 19 (95.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) IPv6
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (100.00%) MySQL
2 19 (95.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (5.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (95.00%) PhoneGap
2 19 (95.00%) RSpec
2 19 (95.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Ruby on Rails Developer
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) Backbone.js
1 19 (95.00%) Ember.js
1 19 (95.00%) AngularJS
1 19 (95.00%) Apache Cordova
1 19 (95.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
1 19 (95.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Sphinx
Miscellaneous
1 19 (95.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) UNIX
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (95.00%) CoffeeScript
1 19 (95.00%) Ruby
1 19 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 20 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (95.00%) Facebook
1 19 (95.00%) Twitter
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat