Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 18 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 144 176
Rank change year-on-year -9 +32 -21
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 36 57 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.01% 1.49% 0.76%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.50% 16.91% 8.61%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 46
Birmingham median annual salary £53,075 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.10% -16.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £33,750 £40,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £78,500 £70,500 £71,250
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.64% -8.33% -

Puppet 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 288 337 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.05% 8.80% 8.78%
Number of salaries quoted 185 250 220
Birmingham median annual salary £53,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £34,250 £29,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £62,625 £72,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,628 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.10% -2.05% -

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Birmingham

Puppet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Birmingham

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Puppet in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT jobs citing Puppet 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 Puppet.

1 26 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (66.67%) Python
2 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (63.89%) DevOps
4 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
5 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
6 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (47.22%) Ansible
8 16 (44.44%) Java
9 14 (38.89%) Perl
10 12 (33.33%) Maven
10 12 (33.33%) Mule
10 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 12 (33.33%) Finance
10 12 (33.33%) Anypoint
11 11 (30.56%) Linux
12 10 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (25.00%) Docker
14 8 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
14 8 (22.22%) Open Source
14 8 (22.22%) RESTful
14 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (22.22%) Public Cloud
14 8 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
15 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
15 7 (19.44%) Azure Active Directory
15 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
15 7 (19.44%) Serverless

Puppet
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 (33.33%) Anypoint
1 12 (33.33%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 19 (52.78%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (27.78%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (22.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon S3
5 7 (19.44%) Amazon SQS
5 7 (19.44%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (19.44%) Serverless
5 7 (19.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 5 (13.89%) AWS CloudTrail
7 4 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (5.56%) IaaS
9 2 (5.56%) PaaS
10 1 (2.78%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.89%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 7 (19.44%) Amazon RDS
1 7 (19.44%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) DB2
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 12 (33.33%) Maven
3 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
3 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
4 4 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.11%) Mockito
4 4 (11.11%) SonarQube
5 3 (8.33%) IntelliJ
6 2 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.56%) Travis CI
7 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.78%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.56%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Developer
1 16 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 15 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (36.11%) Java Developer
3 13 (36.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) React Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior React Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Senior UX Developer
5 3 (8.33%) UX Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.78%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) RESTful
2 7 (19.44%) Web Services
3 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.89%) Dropwizard
4 4 (11.11%) Apache Camel
4 4 (11.11%) Play Framework
4 4 (11.11%) React
4 4 (11.11%) REST
4 4 (11.11%) Spring
4 4 (11.11%) WireMock
5 3 (8.33%) Grails
6 1 (2.78%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.78%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 7 (19.44%) Private Cloud
2 7 (19.44%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (13.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (8.33%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (30.56%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) CentOS
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Ubuntu
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) DC/OS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Debian
4 1 (2.78%) Fedora
4 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) DevOps
3 9 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (22.22%) Open Source
5 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 7 (19.44%) ITIL V3
5 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
5 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 7 (19.44%) Service Management
5 7 (19.44%) Software Delivery
5 7 (19.44%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (19.44%) TOGAF
6 6 (16.67%) Microservices
7 4 (11.11%) Line Management
7 4 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 24 (66.67%) Python
2 16 (44.44%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) Perl
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 7 (19.44%) SQL
6 6 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 5 (13.89%) R
8 3 (8.33%) C
8 3 (8.33%) Groovy
9 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
9 2 (5.56%) Ruby
10 1 (2.78%) Go
10 1 (2.78%) Java 8
10 1 (2.78%) PHP
10 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (25.00%) Docker
2 8 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) VirtualBox
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (72.22%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (47.22%) Ansible
3 8 (22.22%) Kubernetes
4 6 (16.67%) Terraform
5 2 (5.56%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (2.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) VMware
2 2 (5.56%) Splunk
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) New Relic
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Red Hat