The table below looks at the statistics for Puppet 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 Puppet over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Puppet
Rank 175 180 185
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 57 30 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 0.60% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 16.96% 10.83% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 9
Average salary £57,500 £38,250 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.32% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,350 £50,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Puppet
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
336 277 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.94% 5.57% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 243 222 225
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,500 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Puppet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Puppet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Puppet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Puppet Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Puppet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Puppet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Puppet Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Puppet
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 Puppet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(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
Warwickshire +9 27 £57,500 +17.94% 5
Birmingham +1 13 £46,250 +36.02% 5
Coventry -18 4 £57,500 +43.75% 1
Worcestershire -9 2 £25,500 +18.60% 2
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (59.55%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (57.30%) Jenkins
4 46 (51.69%) Software Engineering
4 46 (51.69%) MySQL
4 46 (51.69%) Linux
5 45 (50.56%) Java
6 41 (46.07%) DevOps
7 39 (43.82%) JBoss
8 38 (42.70%) TDD
8 38 (42.70%) Open Source
9 37 (41.57%) Scrum
9 37 (41.57%) Coaching
10 36 (40.45%) SQL
11 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
11 35 (39.33%) Mathematics
11 35 (39.33%) Docker
12 32 (35.96%) JUnit
12 32 (35.96%) Hibernate
12 32 (35.96%) Spring
13 30 (33.71%) PostgreSQL
14 29 (32.58%) XML
14 29 (32.58%) Mentoring
15 28 (31.46%) Apache
15 28 (31.46%) Amazon AWS
16 27 (30.34%) Hudson
17 25 (28.09%) Cucumber
17 25 (28.09%) JAX-RS
17 25 (28.09%) RESTEasy
17 25 (28.09%) RSpec

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 39 (43.82%) JBoss
2 28 (31.46%) Apache
3 25 (28.09%) GlassFish
3 25 (28.09%) WildFly
4 14 (15.73%) Node.js
5 13 (14.61%) nginx
6 9 (10.11%) Tomcat
7 7 (7.87%) CMS
7 7 (7.87%) WebLogic
8 4 (4.49%) Drupal
8 4 (4.49%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (4.49%) IIS
9 3 (3.37%) Apache Solr
9 3 (3.37%) SharePoint
10 2 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
10 2 (2.25%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (31.46%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.61%) GitHub
3 11 (12.36%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (12.36%) CloudFront
4 9 (10.11%) Google Apps
5 5 (5.62%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.62%) IaaS
5 5 (5.62%) PaaS
6 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.37%) Office 365
7 2 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) Firewall
2 12 (13.48%) DNS
3 11 (12.36%) Internet
4 7 (7.87%) HTTP
5 5 (5.62%) LAN
5 5 (5.62%) WAN
6 2 (2.25%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (1.12%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (51.69%) MySQL
2 30 (33.71%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (25.84%) MongoDB
4 19 (21.35%) Pentaho
5 10 (11.24%) Big Data
5 10 (11.24%) Neo4j
6 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.62%) SQL Server
7 4 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (4.49%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.37%) InfluxDB
9 2 (2.25%) NoSQL
9 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.25%) Riak
Development Applications
1 51 (57.30%) Jenkins
2 32 (35.96%) JUnit
3 27 (30.34%) Hudson
4 25 (28.09%) Cucumber
4 25 (28.09%) JBehave
4 25 (28.09%) RSpec
5 19 (21.35%) Git (software)
6 12 (13.48%) Vagrant
7 10 (11.24%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (4.49%) Maven
8 4 (4.49%) Selenium
9 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.37%) IntelliJ
10 2 (2.25%) Ant
10 2 (2.25%) SonarQube
10 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (1.12%) Mercurial
11 1 (1.12%) Subversion
11 1 (1.12%) WATIR
General
1 25 (28.09%) Billing
2 1 (1.12%) Marketing
2 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Developer
2 28 (31.46%) Java Developer
3 25 (28.09%) Lead Developer
3 25 (28.09%) Lead Java Developer
4 24 (26.97%) Agile Developer
4 24 (26.97%) Agile Java Developer
5 11 (12.36%) Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Analyst
6 10 (11.24%) Big Data Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Data Consultant
6 10 (11.24%) Data Scientist
7 9 (10.11%) IT Manager
8 8 (8.99%) Administrator
8 8 (8.99%) Big Data Analyst
8 8 (8.99%) Business Analyst
8 8 (8.99%) Business Consultant
8 8 (8.99%) Data Analyst
8 8 (8.99%) Data Business Analyst
8 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.74%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.96%) Hibernate
1 32 (35.96%) Spring
2 29 (32.58%) XML
3 25 (28.09%) Java EE
3 25 (28.09%) JAX-RS
3 25 (28.09%) JMS
3 25 (28.09%) JPA
3 25 (28.09%) RESTEasy
3 25 (28.09%) RESTful
4 24 (26.97%) Grails
5 23 (25.84%) HTML
6 21 (23.60%) REST
7 18 (20.22%) JSON
7 18 (20.22%) SOAP
8 16 (17.98%) LAMP
8 16 (17.98%) Web Services
9 15 (16.85%) CSS
10 13 (14.61%) LEMP Stack
11 11 (12.36%) jQuery
11 11 (12.36%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.33%) Mathematics
2 25 (28.09%) Smart Meter
3 10 (11.24%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (11.24%) Visualisation
4 3 (3.37%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 46 (51.69%) Linux
2 24 (26.97%) Unix
3 11 (12.36%) Ubuntu
4 10 (11.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (10.11%) Windows
6 7 (7.87%) CentOS
7 3 (3.37%) Windows Server
8 2 (2.25%) Android
8 2 (2.25%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.25%) CoreOS
8 2 (2.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (64.04%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (59.55%) Continuous Integration
3 46 (51.69%) Software Engineering
4 41 (46.07%) DevOps
5 38 (42.70%) Open Source
5 38 (42.70%) TDD
6 37 (41.57%) Coaching
6 37 (41.57%) Scrum
7 29 (32.58%) Mentoring
8 25 (28.09%) Dependency Injection
8 25 (28.09%) SOA
8 25 (28.09%) Unit Testing
9 18 (20.22%) E-Commerce
10 11 (12.36%) Line Management
11 10 (11.24%) Analytics
11 10 (11.24%) Big Data Analytics
11 10 (11.24%) Data Analytics
11 10 (11.24%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (11.24%) Information Management
11 10 (11.24%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 45 (50.56%) Java
2 36 (40.45%) SQL
3 35 (39.33%) JavaScript
4 24 (26.97%) Groovy
4 24 (26.97%) Python
5 23 (25.84%) PHP
6 15 (16.85%) C#
7 13 (14.61%) Ruby
8 12 (13.48%) Bash Shell
9 9 (10.11%) Perl
10 8 (8.99%) PowerShell
11 7 (7.87%) Scala
12 2 (2.25%) Go
Qualifications
1 25 (28.09%) Degree
2 10 (11.24%) PhD
3 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (39.33%) Docker
2 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.25%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (11.24%) Ansible
3 7 (7.87%) Nagios
4 4 (4.49%) Kubernetes
4 4 (4.49%) Mesos
4 4 (4.49%) ZABBIX
5 3 (3.37%) Grafana
5 3 (3.37%) Icinga
5 3 (3.37%) Kibana
5 3 (3.37%) logstash
6 2 (2.25%) Cobbler
6 2 (2.25%) Control-M
6 2 (2.25%) Rundeck
6 2 (2.25%) Salt
6 2 (2.25%) Terraform
6 2 (2.25%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) New Relic
2 11 (12.36%) Zend
3 10 (11.24%) Cloudera
3 10 (11.24%) Google
3 10 (11.24%) Greenplum
3 10 (11.24%) Hortonworks
3 10 (11.24%) MuleSoft
3 10 (11.24%) Talend
4 9 (10.11%) Jaspersoft
4 9 (10.11%) Oracle
4 9 (10.11%) Tableau
5 7 (7.87%) webMethods
6 4 (4.49%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.37%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.37%) VMware
8 1 (1.12%) Cisco
8 1 (1.12%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £35,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £35,000 - £37,500 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 9 days ago
Warwick, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: £35,000 - £37,500 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
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