Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 152 196
Rank change year-on-year +1 +44 -20
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 41 42 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.11% 1.10% 0.46%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.19% 12.28% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 31 32
Birmingham median annual salary £53,150 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.89% -24.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +6.00% -20.00% +25.00%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 289 342 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 7.84% 8.92% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 178 246 256
Birmingham median annual salary £53,000 £40,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.50% -8.57% -4.37%
10th Percentile £35,525 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,625 £60,000 £71,875
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,814 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.62% -1.61% -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Birmingham

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Birmingham

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 30 (73.17%) DevOps
2 25 (60.98%) Puppet
3 21 (51.22%) Python
4 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (48.78%) Ansible
4 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
5 19 (46.34%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
6 16 (39.02%) Java
6 16 (39.02%) Maven
6 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (36.59%) SQL
7 15 (36.59%) Continuous Deployment
8 14 (34.15%) Greenfield Project
9 13 (31.71%) Terraform
10 12 (29.27%) Perl
10 12 (29.27%) Microservices
11 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
11 11 (26.83%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (24.39%) Anypoint
12 10 (24.39%) Finance
12 10 (24.39%) Mule
12 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
13 9 (21.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 8 (19.51%) .NET Core
14 8 (19.51%) Serverless
14 8 (19.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (19.51%) Public Cloud

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 10 (24.39%) Anypoint
1 10 (24.39%) Mule
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
Cloud Services
1 19 (46.34%) Amazon AWS
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (26.83%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (19.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (19.51%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (19.51%) Amazon S3
3 8 (19.51%) Serverless
4 7 (17.07%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (17.07%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (12.20%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (9.76%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (4.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (4.88%) IaaS
7 2 (4.88%) PaaS
8 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (2.44%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (7.32%) Skype
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (17.07%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (17.07%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.44%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
2 16 (39.02%) Maven
3 10 (24.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (21.95%) Git (software)
5 8 (19.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (17.07%) Visual Studio
7 6 (14.63%) Ant
8 2 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (4.88%) Travis CI
9 1 (2.44%) Hudson
9 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
9 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
3 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (26.83%) Java Developer
4 10 (24.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (19.51%) .NET Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Angular Developer
5 8 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (19.51%) C# Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Java Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.88%) Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Azure Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) AngularJS
2 8 (19.51%) .NET
2 8 (19.51%) .NET Core
2 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
2 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
2 8 (19.51%) CSS
2 8 (19.51%) HTML
2 8 (19.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 7 (17.07%) RESTful
3 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 6 (14.63%) Apache Flex
4 6 (14.63%) J2EE
5 5 (12.20%) React
6 1 (2.44%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (19.51%) Public Cloud
3 7 (17.07%) Data Centre
3 7 (17.07%) Private Cloud
3 7 (17.07%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (12.20%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) CentOS
3 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (7.32%) Ubuntu
3 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.88%) DC/OS
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.44%) Debian
5 1 (2.44%) Fedora
5 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) DevOps
2 20 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (39.02%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (36.59%) Continuous Deployment
5 12 (29.27%) Microservices
6 9 (21.95%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (19.51%) MVC
7 8 (19.51%) TDD
8 7 (17.07%) ITIL
8 7 (17.07%) ITIL V3
8 7 (17.07%) Line Management
8 7 (17.07%) Load Balancing
8 7 (17.07%) PRINCE2
8 7 (17.07%) Project Management
8 7 (17.07%) Service Management
8 7 (17.07%) Software Delivery
8 7 (17.07%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (17.07%) TOGAF
9 6 (14.63%) Concurrent Programming
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) Python
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 16 (39.02%) Java
4 15 (36.59%) SQL
5 12 (29.27%) Perl
6 8 (19.51%) C#
6 8 (19.51%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.32%) R
8 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.88%) C
8 2 (4.88%) Ruby
9 1 (2.44%) Go
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (19.51%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.32%) Docker
5 2 (4.88%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (60.98%) Puppet
2 20 (48.78%) Ansible
3 13 (31.71%) Terraform
4 3 (7.32%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.88%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.44%) Packer
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe
3 5 (12.20%) VMware
4 2 (4.88%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) Google
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) New Relic
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Red Hat