Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 146 187
Rank change year-on-year -7 +41 -10
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 34 47 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.96% 1.24% 0.63%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.66% 14.64% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 44
Birmingham median annual salary £53,150 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.24% -16.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,250 £40,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £79,625 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year +0.95% -16.00% +19.05%

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 319 321 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.05% 8.45% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 218 227 185
Birmingham median annual salary £53,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.71% - -
10th Percentile £36,250 £29,750 £27,200
90th Percentile £71,250 £64,250 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +7.06% +2.41% -2.35%

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 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (82.35%) Puppet
2 24 (70.59%) DevOps
3 22 (64.71%) Python
4 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
6 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (44.12%) Ansible
7 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
8 13 (38.24%) Perl
9 12 (35.29%) SQL
9 12 (35.29%) Finance
9 12 (35.29%) Maven
9 12 (35.29%) Mule
9 12 (35.29%) Anypoint
10 11 (32.35%) Java
11 9 (26.47%) AWS CloudFormation
12 8 (23.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (23.53%) Public Cloud
12 8 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
13 7 (20.59%) RESTful
13 7 (20.59%) Amazon EC2
13 7 (20.59%) Amazon S3
13 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
13 7 (20.59%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
13 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
13 7 (20.59%) Project Management
13 7 (20.59%) Service Management

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 12 (35.29%) Anypoint
1 12 (35.29%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 21 (61.76%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (61.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (26.47%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (23.53%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (20.59%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (20.59%) Amazon S3
4 7 (20.59%) Amazon SQS
4 7 (20.59%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (20.59%) Serverless
4 7 (20.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (14.71%) AWS CloudTrail
6 4 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (5.88%) IaaS
7 2 (5.88%) PaaS
8 1 (2.94%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (20.59%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (20.59%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.94%) DB2
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 12 (35.29%) Maven
3 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
4 7 (20.59%) Visual Studio
5 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) Travis CI
6 1 (2.94%) Vagrant
6 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.88%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (38.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (35.29%) Senior Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
4 9 (26.47%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Angular Developer
6 5 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (14.71%) C# Developer
7 4 (11.76%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) React Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps
8 3 (8.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior React Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Senior UX Developer
8 3 (8.82%) UX Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Architect
9 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
10 1 (2.94%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) RESTful
1 7 (20.59%) Web Services
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) .NET Core
2 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (14.71%) CSS
2 5 (14.71%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (8.82%) React
4 1 (2.94%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Public Cloud
2 7 (20.59%) Data Centre
2 7 (20.59%) Private Cloud
2 7 (20.59%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (14.71%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (14.71%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (8.82%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 1 (2.94%) CentOS
3 1 (2.94%) DC/OS
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (70.59%) DevOps
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) ITIL V3
3 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
3 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.59%) Project Management
3 7 (20.59%) Service Management
3 7 (20.59%) Software Delivery
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 6 (17.65%) Microservices
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) MVC
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Python
2 18 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) Perl
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) Java
6 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
7 5 (14.71%) C#
7 5 (14.71%) R
8 2 (5.88%) C
9 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.94%) Go
9 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.88%) Docker
4 1 (2.94%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (82.35%) Puppet
2 15 (44.12%) Ansible
3 6 (17.65%) Terraform
4 2 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.94%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (2.94%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) VMware
3 2 (5.88%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) New Relic
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle