The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Opscode Chef
Rank 193 209 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 24 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.45% 0.077% -
As % of the Systems Management category 8.45% 1.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 0
Average salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Opscode Chef
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
284 290 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.30% 5.57% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 241 241 271
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Opscode Chef across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Opscode Chef Salary Histogram 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 27 May 2015. 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
Coventry - 15 £45,000 - 4
Birmingham - 2 £58,750 -
Warwickshire -10 1 £75,000 -
Solihull - 1 £21,000 -
Opscode Chef
England

Opscode Chef
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 44 (100.00%) Puppet
2 37 (84.09%) Linux
3 25 (56.82%) Java
4 23 (52.27%) DevOps
5 21 (47.73%) SQL
6 20 (45.45%) Perl
6 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (43.18%) IaaS
8 18 (40.91%) Python
9 17 (38.64%) REST
10 16 (36.36%) Scrum
11 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
11 15 (34.09%) JUnit
11 15 (34.09%) SaaS
11 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (34.09%) Ruby
12 14 (31.82%) Kanban
12 14 (31.82%) J2EE
12 14 (31.82%) UNIX
12 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
13 13 (29.55%) JMS
13 13 (29.55%) Windows
13 13 (29.55%) EJB
13 13 (29.55%) Nagios
13 13 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (29.55%) Maven
13 13 (29.55%) OpenNMS
13 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
13 13 (29.55%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 14 (31.82%) Tomcat
2 13 (29.55%) GlassFish
3 7 (15.91%) OpenStack
4 4 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.27%) JBoss
6 1 (2.27%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (43.18%) IaaS
3 15 (34.09%) SaaS
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (20.45%) Office 365
6 7 (15.91%) Joyent
6 7 (15.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 7 (15.91%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (4.55%) PaaS
8 1 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 4 (9.09%) Apache Hive
2 4 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.09%) HBase
2 4 (9.09%) Big Data
2 4 (9.09%) MySQL
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) Impala
3 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (34.09%) JUnit
2 13 (29.55%) Maven
3 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.55%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Software Engineer
1 13 (29.55%) Senior Software Engineer
2 8 (18.18%) Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 8 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 7 (15.91%) Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.09%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Junior
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (38.64%) REST
2 14 (31.82%) J2EE
3 13 (29.55%) EJB
3 13 (29.55%) JMS
3 13 (29.55%) Java EE
4 9 (20.45%) .NET
5 7 (15.91%) Web Services
6 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.64%) HTML
7 4 (9.09%) CSS
7 4 (9.09%) CSS3
7 4 (9.09%) HTML5
7 4 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (4.55%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (4.55%) Spring.NET
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.55%) NHibernate
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (15.91%) Public Cloud
3 5 (11.36%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Linux
2 14 (31.82%) UNIX
3 13 (29.55%) Windows
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.36%) CentOS
6 3 (6.82%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.27%) Solaris
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) DevOps
2 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Scrum
4 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (31.82%) Kanban
6 13 (29.55%) Software Engineering
6 13 (29.55%) Refactoring
6 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
6 13 (29.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (29.55%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (15.91%) E-Commerce
7 7 (15.91%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.09%) SIEM
9 3 (6.82%) CRM
9 3 (6.82%) Cyber Security
10 2 (4.55%) Analytics
10 2 (4.55%) UX Design
10 2 (4.55%) Open Source
10 2 (4.55%) MVC
10 2 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) Java
2 21 (47.73%) SQL
3 20 (45.45%) Perl
4 18 (40.91%) Python
5 15 (34.09%) Shell Script
5 15 (34.09%) Ruby
6 12 (27.27%) PHP
7 11 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 5 (11.36%) Bash Shell
9 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
9 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Docker
2 4 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (2.27%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (100.00%) Puppet
2 13 (29.55%) Nagios
2 13 (29.55%) OpenNMS
3 11 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 11 (25.00%) Ansible
4 3 (6.82%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) Google
2 7 (15.91%) Rackspace
3 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.09%) Cloudera
5 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 3 (6.82%) hybris
5 3 (6.82%) BMC
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) IBM
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