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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Puppet
Rank 182 173 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 29 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.57% 0.23% -
As % of the Systems Management category 10.86% 3.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 27 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
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
267 280 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.24% 6.30% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 200 222 240
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 - 12 £40,000 - 2
Warwickshire -13 6 £47,500 +18.01% 2
Birmingham - 5 £34,000 -
Worcestershire -1 3 £21,500 -38.57%
Puppet
England

Puppet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 43 (89.58%) Linux
2 36 (75.00%) Java
3 33 (68.75%) Perl
4 31 (64.58%) Python
5 28 (58.33%) SQL
6 27 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
7 26 (54.17%) Maven
8 23 (47.92%) Tomcat
8 23 (47.92%) DevOps
9 22 (45.83%) Ruby
10 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (43.75%) UNIX
11 20 (41.67%) J2EE
11 20 (41.67%) PHP
12 18 (37.50%) REST
13 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
13 17 (35.42%) Scrum
13 17 (35.42%) SaaS
14 16 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (33.33%) JUnit
14 16 (33.33%) Shell Script
15 15 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (31.25%) GlassFish
15 15 (31.25%) Kanban
15 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
16 14 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
16 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
16 14 (29.17%) Refactoring
16 14 (29.17%) OpenNMS
16 14 (29.17%) Java EE

Puppet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 23 (47.92%) Tomcat
2 15 (31.25%) GlassFish
3 9 (18.75%) JBoss
4 5 (10.42%) Apache Solr
4 5 (10.42%) Oracle Service Bus
4 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
5 3 (6.25%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.08%) nginx
6 1 (2.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (35.42%) SaaS
2 4 (8.33%) IaaS
3 3 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.25%) Joyent
4 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (22.92%) MySQL
3 5 (10.42%) Redis
4 4 (8.33%) Big Data
4 4 (8.33%) Couchbase
4 4 (8.33%) Impala
4 4 (8.33%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) HBase
5 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (54.17%) Maven
2 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
3 16 (33.33%) JUnit
4 9 (18.75%) Ant
4 9 (18.75%) Mercurial
5 8 (16.67%) CruiseControl
5 8 (16.67%) Hudson
5 8 (16.67%) Artifactory
6 3 (6.25%) Subversion
6 3 (6.25%) PHPUnit
6 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.08%) Selenium
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.08%) Liquibase
Job Titles
1 15 (31.25%) Software Engineer
1 15 (31.25%) Developer
2 14 (29.17%) Senior Software Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Junior
5 6 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (8.33%) Perl Developer
7 4 (8.33%) PHP Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (6.25%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.17%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) J2EE
2 18 (37.50%) REST
3 14 (29.17%) EJB
3 14 (29.17%) JMS
3 14 (29.17%) Java EE
4 13 (27.08%) .NET
5 9 (18.75%) RabbitMQ
5 9 (18.75%) AngularJS
6 5 (10.42%) HTML
7 4 (8.33%) CSS
7 4 (8.33%) Web Services
7 4 (8.33%) HTML5
7 4 (8.33%) CSS3
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.08%) NHibernate
9 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
9 1 (2.08%) Memcached
9 1 (2.08%) Castle Windsor
9 1 (2.08%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Linux
2 21 (43.75%) UNIX
3 9 (18.75%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) CentOS
5 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.08%) HPUX
6 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (47.92%) DevOps
2 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (35.42%) Scrum
4 16 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (31.25%) Kanban
6 14 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
6 14 (29.17%) Mentoring
6 14 (29.17%) Software Engineering
6 14 (29.17%) Refactoring
7 6 (12.50%) Software Deployment
8 5 (10.42%) TDD
8 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.33%) Pair Programming
9 4 (8.33%) SIEM
10 3 (6.25%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
11 2 (4.17%) MVC
11 2 (4.17%) Information Security
11 2 (4.17%) Workflow Management
11 2 (4.17%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (75.00%) Java
2 33 (68.75%) Perl
3 31 (64.58%) Python
4 28 (58.33%) SQL
5 22 (45.83%) Ruby
6 20 (41.67%) PHP
7 16 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
9 13 (27.08%) C#
10 8 (16.67%) VBScript
10 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
11 4 (8.33%) PL/SQL
11 4 (8.33%) C++
12 1 (2.08%) C
12 1 (2.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) vSphere
1 8 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 6 (12.50%) Docker
3 4 (8.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (2.08%) vCloud
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.08%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 27 (56.25%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (29.17%) Nagios
2 14 (29.17%) OpenNMS
3 7 (14.58%) Vagrant
4 6 (12.50%) Ansible
5 3 (6.25%) BladeLogic
6 1 (2.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (25.00%) VMware
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.33%) Cloudera
5 3 (6.25%) Rackspace
5 3 (6.25%) BMC
5 3 (6.25%) IBM
5 3 (6.25%) Google
5 3 (6.25%) hybris
6 1 (2.08%) Percona
6 1 (2.08%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas
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University of Warwick
Salary: £28,695 - £37,394 pa (plus excellent benefits)
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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