Period
to 15 October 2018

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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 142 143 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 20 28 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.75% 1.00% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.01% 6.54% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 0
Cheshire median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% - -
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 499 428 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 18.68% 15.24% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 400 358 208
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +18.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £21,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 15 October 2018.

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 15 October 2018. 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 +6 13 £70,000 +40.00% 4
OpenShift
North West

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 14 (70.00%) Java
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (55.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (50.00%) Docker
4 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (40.00%) Linux
5 8 (40.00%) Python
5 8 (40.00%) Kubernetes
5 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (35.00%) Confluence
7 6 (30.00%) SDLC
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
7 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) Spring
8 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
8 5 (25.00%) Scrum
8 5 (25.00%) Wealth Management
8 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
8 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 5 (25.00%) Law
8 5 (25.00%) Spring Boot
8 5 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
8 5 (25.00%) SonarQube
8 5 (25.00%) Microservices
9 4 (20.00%) Line Management
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management

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 7 (35.00%) Confluence
2 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.00%) JBoss
4 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 8 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.00%) GitHub
4 1 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (55.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (25.00%) SonarQube
3 4 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (10.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium
6 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 5 (25.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (5.00%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Head of Software Engineering
3 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps
4 1 (5.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Software Designer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Spring
1 5 (25.00%) Spring Boot
1 5 (25.00%) Spring Cloud
2 4 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) OAuth
3 2 (10.00%) RAML
4 1 (5.00%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (5.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Fintech
2 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) DevOps
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (30.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (25.00%) Microservices
5 5 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 5 (25.00%) Scrum
5 5 (25.00%) Wealth Management
6 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (20.00%) Line Management
6 4 (20.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) OOP
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) API Development
8 2 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (70.00%) Java
2 8 (40.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) C#
3 4 (20.00%) C++
3 4 (20.00%) Groovy
3 4 (20.00%) Perl
3 4 (20.00%) Scala
4 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Go
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.00%) Ruby
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (40.00%) Kubernetes
3 3 (15.00%) Ansible
4 2 (10.00%) Puppet
4 2 (10.00%) Terraform
5 1 (5.00%) CFEngine
5 1 (5.00%) Grafana
5 1 (5.00%) Kibana
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios
5 1 (5.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (10.00%) Apigee
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) MuleSoft
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (5.00%) Splunk
3 1 (5.00%) Veritas