Period
to 24 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for OpenShift skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited OpenShift over the 6 months to 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 102 141 131
Rank change year-on-year +39 -10 +15
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 38 40 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.82% 1.29% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.80% 6.92% 3.59%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 7
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £37,375 £47,188 £40,900
90th Percentile £75,125 £75,000 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +10.00% -39.39%

OpenShift is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 559 578 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.82% 18.63% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 419 460 315
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £24,400
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in Cheshire

OpenShift
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in Cheshire

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 May 2019.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in Cheshire

OpenShift
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +13 18 £47,500 -32.14%
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
OpenShift
North West

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, IT jobs citing OpenShift 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 33 (86.84%) Jenkins
2 29 (76.32%) DevOps
2 29 (76.32%) Java
3 26 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (63.16%) Docker
5 19 (50.00%) Gradle
5 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
7 16 (42.11%) JIRA
8 14 (36.84%) JBoss
9 13 (34.21%) BladeLogic
9 13 (34.21%) PaaS
9 13 (34.21%) OpenStack
9 13 (34.21%) CA Release Automation
10 12 (31.58%) Kubernetes
10 12 (31.58%) Finance
11 11 (28.95%) Maven
12 10 (26.32%) Microservices
13 9 (23.68%) Groovy
13 9 (23.68%) SLA
13 9 (23.68%) Linux
13 9 (23.68%) Sonatype Nexus
13 9 (23.68%) Deployment Automation
14 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
14 8 (21.05%) IBM
14 8 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (21.05%) Java EE
15 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
15 7 (18.42%) Spring

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 16 (42.11%) WebSphere
2 14 (36.84%) JBoss
3 13 (34.21%) OpenStack
4 8 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (10.53%) Mule
6 3 (7.89%) Confluence
7 1 (2.63%) nginx
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 26 (68.42%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (34.21%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (5.26%) Serverless
3 2 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (2.63%) Apigee
4 1 (2.63%) GitHub
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) BGP
1 1 (2.63%) OSPF
1 1 (2.63%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) MariaDB
1 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (86.84%) Jenkins
2 19 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 19 (50.00%) Gradle
3 16 (42.11%) JIRA
4 13 (34.21%) CA Release Automation
5 11 (28.95%) Maven
6 9 (23.68%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (13.16%) Artifactory
8 2 (5.26%) Bitbucket Server
8 2 (5.26%) ClearCase
8 2 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 2 (5.26%) Selenium
8 2 (5.26%) Subversion
9 1 (2.63%) JMeter
9 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
9 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Analyst
3 7 (18.42%) Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.26%) Tester
8 1 (2.63%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Deployment Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Lead Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Network Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Software Tester
8 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) Java EE
2 7 (18.42%) Spring
2 7 (18.42%) Spring Boot
3 4 (10.53%) REST
3 4 (10.53%) Spring Cloud
4 3 (7.89%) Middleware
5 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Flex
5 2 (5.26%) J2EE
5 2 (5.26%) JDBC
5 2 (5.26%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.26%) WireMock
6 1 (2.63%) CGI
6 1 (2.63%) CSS
6 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
6 1 (2.63%) HTML
6 1 (2.63%) React
6 1 (2.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.63%) XML
6 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Cloud Native
2 4 (10.53%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) IVR
3 2 (5.26%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Unix
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (76.32%) DevOps
2 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Microservices
4 9 (23.68%) Deployment Automation
5 8 (21.05%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) Project Management
7 6 (15.79%) Static Code Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) Story Points
7 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 5 (13.16%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (13.16%) Creative Thinking
9 4 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
9 4 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (7.89%) Functional Testing
10 3 (7.89%) Migration
10 3 (7.89%) Scrum
11 2 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (5.26%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) Groovy
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
5 3 (7.89%) Perl
5 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.26%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
6 2 (5.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 24 (63.16%) Docker
2 1 (2.63%) iptables
2 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.63%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) BladeLogic
2 12 (31.58%) Kubernetes
3 7 (18.42%) Terraform
4 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (7.89%) Ansible
6 2 (5.26%) Consul
7 1 (2.63%) CA Wily
7 1 (2.63%) HAProxy
7 1 (2.63%) Puppet
7 1 (2.63%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 2 (5.26%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk