Period
to 24 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > England
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 717 974 1086
Rank change year-on-year +257 +112 +185
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 432 192 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.18% 0.65% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 259 133 120
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% -
10th Percentile £44,900 £40,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £79,750 £102,750
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -10.71% -

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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36,741 29,415 23,063
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 23.65% 17.94% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 29,947 24,423 19,553
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +3.96% +6.32%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,500 £28,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in England over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in England

OpenShift
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the England region over the 6 months to 24 September 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
London +208 263 £70,000 - 35
South East +22 65 £55,000 -12.00% 11
North of England +38 50 £50,000 - 24
North West +23 45 £50,500 +1.00% 21
East of England +39 30 £45,000 -35.71%
Midlands +19 10 £75,000 +76.47% 1
South West -7 8 £50,000 +25.00% 6
West Midlands +18 5 £62,500 +49.70%
East Midlands +7 5 £78,750 +43.18% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 - 3
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 England region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 296 (68.52%) Docker
2 294 (68.06%) Amazon AWS
3 283 (65.51%) DevOps
4 278 (64.35%) Agile Software Development
5 271 (62.73%) Java
6 265 (61.34%) Kubernetes
7 205 (47.45%) Microservices
8 204 (47.22%) Ansible
9 199 (46.06%) Microsoft Azure
10 182 (42.13%) Spring
11 175 (40.51%) Python
12 172 (39.81%) Red Hat
13 162 (37.50%) Jenkins
14 148 (34.26%) Spring Boot
15 143 (33.10%) Linux
16 141 (32.64%) Puppet
17 131 (30.32%) PaaS
18 119 (27.55%) Scrum
19 110 (25.46%) Google Cloud Platform
20 108 (25.00%) Web Services
21 99 (22.92%) Continuous Delivery
22 98 (22.69%) Opscode Chef
23 97 (22.45%) SQL
24 95 (21.99%) Cloud Foundry
24 95 (21.99%) Public Cloud
25 92 (21.30%) Cloud Native
26 89 (20.60%) Finance
27 87 (20.14%) Ruby
27 87 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
28 84 (19.44%) TDD

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 95 (21.99%) Cloud Foundry
2 70 (16.20%) OpenStack
3 64 (14.81%) WebLogic
3 64 (14.81%) WebSphere
4 61 (14.12%) Tomcat
5 35 (8.10%) JBoss
6 33 (7.64%) Confluence
7 17 (3.94%) Apache
8 5 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.69%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (0.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.46%) CMS
11 2 (0.46%) Jetty
11 2 (0.46%) nginx
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.23%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (9.03%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 294 (68.06%) Amazon AWS
2 199 (46.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 131 (30.32%) PaaS
4 110 (25.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 82 (18.98%) IBM Cloud
6 67 (15.51%) GitHub
7 37 (8.56%) Serverless
8 23 (5.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 22 (5.09%) Cloud Computing
10 17 (3.94%) IaaS
11 12 (2.78%) NuGet
12 11 (2.55%) npm
13 10 (2.31%) AWS CloudFormation
13 10 (2.31%) CloudBees
14 6 (1.39%) Google Compute Engine
15 5 (1.16%) Force.com
15 5 (1.16%) SaaS
16 4 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.93%) Office 365
17 2 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.31%) Firewall
2 9 (2.08%) VSAN
3 8 (1.85%) HTTP
3 8 (1.85%) SAN
4 6 (1.39%) AMQP
5 5 (1.16%) Internet
5 5 (1.16%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.93%) DNS
6 4 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.93%) NAS
6 4 (0.93%) PBX
6 4 (0.93%) VPN
6 4 (0.93%) WAN
6 4 (0.93%) Wireless
7 3 (0.69%) DHCP
7 3 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (0.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.69%) IPv6
8 1 (0.23%) 4G
8 1 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (12.96%) Apache Cassandra
2 50 (11.57%) NoSQL
3 38 (8.80%) MongoDB
4 36 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 28 (6.48%) MySQL
6 22 (5.09%) Amazon RDS
7 21 (4.86%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.94%) SQL Server
9 15 (3.47%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.31%) MariaDB
11 9 (2.08%) Big Data
12 8 (1.85%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.93%) Apache Hive
13 4 (0.93%) Hazelcast
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (0.93%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
14 3 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
14 3 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 162 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 65 (15.05%) Git (software)
3 55 (12.73%) Sonatype Nexus
4 52 (12.04%) Maven
5 39 (9.03%) JIRA
6 37 (8.56%) Cucumber
7 33 (7.64%) Selenium
8 24 (5.56%) Subversion
9 23 (5.32%) Vagrant
10 22 (5.09%) SonarQube
11 19 (4.40%) Bitbucket
12 18 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 17 (3.94%) TeamCity
14 14 (3.24%) Ant
15 11 (2.55%) Visual Studio
16 10 (2.31%) Gradle
17 8 (1.85%) NUnit
17 8 (1.85%) SpecFlow
17 8 (1.85%) WebStorm
18 7 (1.62%) JMeter
General
1 89 (20.60%) Finance
2 23 (5.32%) Banking
3 19 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.47%) Games
5 13 (3.01%) Law
6 10 (2.31%) Financial Institution
6 10 (2.31%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.08%) Advertising
7 9 (2.08%) Retail
8 5 (1.16%) Legal
9 4 (0.93%) Retail Banking
9 4 (0.93%) Retail Finance
10 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.46%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 114 (26.39%) Developer
2 88 (20.37%) Architect
3 83 (19.21%) DevOps Engineer
4 75 (17.36%) Java Developer
5 56 (12.96%) Cloud Architect
6 29 (6.71%) Cloud Developer
7 27 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
8 26 (6.02%) Senior DevOps
9 25 (5.79%) AWS Developer
10 24 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 21 (4.86%) Senior Developer
12 20 (4.63%) Java Scala Developer
12 20 (4.63%) Scala Developer
12 20 (4.63%) Senior Java Developer
13 19 (4.40%) Java Architect
13 19 (4.40%) Software Engineer
13 19 (4.40%) Technical Architect
14 18 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
14 18 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (42.13%) Spring
2 148 (34.26%) Spring Boot
3 108 (25.00%) Web Services
4 80 (18.52%) RESTful
5 79 (18.29%) Java EE
6 55 (12.73%) Node.js
7 50 (11.57%) AngularJS
8 49 (11.34%) Spring Cloud
9 45 (10.42%) .NET
10 42 (9.72%) Akka
11 36 (8.33%) HTML
12 32 (7.41%) HTML5
13 29 (6.71%) CSS
14 27 (6.25%) REST
15 26 (6.02%) Apache Camel
15 26 (6.02%) XML
16 21 (4.86%) SOAP
17 20 (4.63%) Middleware
18 19 (4.40%) JMS
19 17 (3.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 95 (21.99%) Public Cloud
2 92 (21.30%) Cloud Native
3 71 (16.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 50 (11.57%) Fintech
5 42 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
6 38 (8.80%) Computer Science
7 34 (7.87%) Self-Motivation
8 30 (6.94%) Blog
9 29 (6.71%) Private Cloud
10 15 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (3.01%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 11 (2.55%) Data Centre
13 10 (2.31%) Online Games
14 9 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (2.08%) Management Information System
15 8 (1.85%) User Experience
16 7 (1.62%) Linux Command Line
16 7 (1.62%) Mainframe
17 6 (1.39%) Smart Meter
18 5 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 143 (33.10%) Linux
2 49 (11.34%) Windows
3 46 (10.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (4.40%) Unix
5 10 (2.31%) Android
5 10 (2.31%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.62%) CentOS
7 5 (1.16%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.93%) Debian
8 4 (0.93%) Solaris
8 4 (0.93%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.46%) SUSE
9 2 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.23%) AIX
10 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (65.51%) DevOps
2 278 (64.35%) Agile Software Development
3 205 (47.45%) Microservices
4 119 (27.55%) Scrum
5 99 (22.92%) Continuous Delivery
6 87 (20.14%) Continuous Integration
7 84 (19.44%) TDD
8 80 (18.52%) Software Engineering
9 77 (17.82%) The Twelve-Factor App
10 76 (17.59%) Configuration Management
11 67 (15.51%) Re-Platforming
12 65 (15.05%) Domain-Driven Design
13 56 (12.96%) Open Source
14 46 (10.65%) Problem-Solving
15 43 (9.95%) E-Commerce
16 37 (8.56%) Deployment Automation
17 35 (8.10%) Test Automation
18 31 (7.18%) Software Architecture
18 31 (7.18%) Stakeholder Management
19 29 (6.71%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 271 (62.73%) Java
2 175 (40.51%) Python
3 97 (22.45%) SQL
4 87 (20.14%) Ruby
5 78 (18.06%) JavaScript
6 58 (13.43%) Bash Shell
7 57 (13.19%) Scala
8 56 (12.96%) C#
9 48 (11.11%) Go
10 42 (9.72%) Perl
11 25 (5.79%) PHP
12 20 (4.63%) PowerShell
13 16 (3.70%) C++
14 15 (3.47%) Java 8
15 13 (3.01%) Groovy
16 7 (1.62%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.39%) XPath
18 4 (0.93%) C
19 3 (0.69%) VB.NET
20 2 (0.46%) Korn
Qualifications
1 49 (11.34%) Degree
2 32 (7.41%) Master's Degree
3 28 (6.48%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.17%) RHCE
5 8 (1.85%) RHCSA
6 6 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.39%) OCP
6 6 (1.39%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.69%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.23%) CISSP
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.23%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (13.19%) QA
2 12 (2.78%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.23%) PSD2
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) UCITS
System Software
1 296 (68.52%) Docker
2 59 (13.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.63%) vSphere
4 11 (2.55%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.31%) VMware NSX
6 8 (1.85%) KVM
6 8 (1.85%) oVirt
7 5 (1.16%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.16%) Ceph
8 4 (0.93%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.93%) LXC
8 4 (0.93%) RHEV
8 4 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.46%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.46%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.46%) Postfix
9 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.23%) PowerHA
10 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 265 (61.34%) Kubernetes
2 204 (47.22%) Ansible
3 141 (32.64%) Puppet
4 98 (22.69%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (12.04%) Terraform
6 23 (5.32%) Salt
7 20 (4.63%) vRealize
8 17 (3.94%) Nagios
9 11 (2.55%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (2.31%) Prometheus
11 9 (2.08%) CloudForms
11 9 (2.08%) vCenter Server
12 8 (1.85%) Sysdig
13 7 (1.62%) Kibana
13 7 (1.62%) rkt
14 6 (1.39%) Consul
14 6 (1.39%) Mesos
14 6 (1.39%) Red Hat Satellite
14 6 (1.39%) SCOM
15 5 (1.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 172 (39.81%) Red Hat
2 81 (18.75%) Google
3 80 (18.52%) VMware
4 76 (17.59%) IBM
5 62 (14.35%) Oracle
6 53 (12.27%) WorldPay
7 40 (9.26%) SAP
8 39 (9.03%) Splunk
9 29 (6.71%) Microsoft
10 24 (5.56%) AppDynamics
11 17 (3.94%) SaltStack
12 14 (3.24%) Cognizant
13 13 (3.01%) Qualys
14 12 (2.78%) Atlassian
15 10 (2.31%) ServiceNow
16 9 (2.08%) Intapp
17 6 (1.39%) Ivanti
17 6 (1.39%) Solace
18 5 (1.16%) MuleSoft
18 5 (1.16%) RightScale