Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
England > Midlands
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 236 300
Rank change year-on-year +32 +64 +36
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 169 159 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.29% 1.04% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.65% 14.17% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 120 135 98
Midlands median annual salary £52,750 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.48% -12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 the Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,080 1,122 1,374
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.25% 7.37% 7.50%
Number of salaries quoted 759 865 868
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,938 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.33% +7.50% -

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Opscode Chef as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in the Midlands

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in the Midlands

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in the Midlands over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in the Midlands

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
West Midlands +28 110 £53,000 +0.95% 14
East Midlands +20 59 £52,500 - 11
Opscode Chef
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 122 (72.19%) DevOps
2 112 (66.27%) Puppet
3 111 (65.68%) Amazon AWS
4 105 (62.13%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (56.80%) Python
5 96 (56.80%) Ansible
6 91 (53.85%) Jenkins
7 90 (53.25%) Linux
8 81 (47.93%) Java
9 76 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
10 73 (43.20%) Docker
11 58 (34.32%) Terraform
12 57 (33.73%) JavaScript
13 55 (32.54%) Continuous Integration
14 49 (28.99%) Configuration Management
15 48 (28.40%) Microservices
16 43 (25.44%) Open Source
17 40 (23.67%) Bash Shell
18 39 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
18 39 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
19 38 (22.49%) Scrum
20 36 (21.30%) Amazon RDS
21 35 (20.71%) SQL
22 33 (19.53%) Git (software)
23 32 (18.93%) Ruby
23 32 (18.93%) Web Services
23 32 (18.93%) Kubernetes
24 29 (17.16%) TDD
25 28 (16.57%) Maven
25 28 (16.57%) Perl

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (9.47%) Elasticsearch
2 15 (8.88%) Tomcat
3 12 (7.10%) Anypoint
3 12 (7.10%) Apache
3 12 (7.10%) Mule
4 8 (4.73%) IIS
4 8 (4.73%) nginx
5 6 (3.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (3.55%) JBoss
6 4 (2.37%) Confluence
7 3 (1.78%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.59%) Jetty
8 1 (0.59%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 111 (65.68%) Amazon AWS
2 76 (44.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (23.08%) Amazon EC2
3 39 (23.08%) AWS CloudFormation
4 28 (16.57%) IaaS
5 26 (15.38%) Amazon S3
5 26 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 25 (14.79%) PaaS
7 21 (12.43%) SaaS
8 15 (8.88%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (8.28%) CloudFront
10 12 (7.10%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (5.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (5.33%) Serverless
13 7 (4.14%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
14 6 (3.55%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (3.55%) AWS CloudTrail
14 6 (3.55%) Route 53
15 5 (2.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.88%) DNS
1 15 (8.88%) Firewall
2 14 (8.28%) OpenLDAP
2 14 (8.28%) VPN
3 5 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.78%) LAN
4 3 (1.78%) Skype
4 3 (1.78%) WAN
5 2 (1.18%) SAN
6 1 (0.59%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.59%) HTTP
6 1 (0.59%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.59%) Internet
6 1 (0.59%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.59%) Network Security
6 1 (0.59%) SMPP
6 1 (0.59%) SMTP
6 1 (0.59%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.59%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.30%) Amazon RDS
2 26 (15.38%) MySQL
3 22 (13.02%) MongoDB
4 19 (11.24%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (10.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 17 (10.06%) NoSQL
7 13 (7.69%) DB2
8 7 (4.14%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.96%) SQL Server
10 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.18%) Amazon Aurora
11 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
11 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.59%) Big Data
12 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.59%) Neo4j
12 1 (0.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 91 (53.85%) Jenkins
2 33 (19.53%) Git (software)
3 28 (16.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 28 (16.57%) Maven
4 17 (10.06%) Hudson
5 16 (9.47%) TeamCity
6 15 (8.88%) Vagrant
7 14 (8.28%) JIRA
8 13 (7.69%) JUnit
9 10 (5.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 10 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (5.33%) Subversion
11 7 (4.14%) Visual Studio
12 6 (3.55%) Ant
12 6 (3.55%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (2.96%) CircleCI
13 5 (2.96%) Codeship
13 5 (2.96%) SonarQube
14 4 (2.37%) Selenium
14 4 (2.37%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 23 (13.61%) Finance
2 17 (10.06%) Retail
3 6 (3.55%) Banking
4 5 (2.96%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.37%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) Law
6 1 (0.59%) Marketing
6 1 (0.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (44.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 40 (23.67%) Developer
3 22 (13.02%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 20 (11.83%) AWS DevOps
5 16 (9.47%) .NET Developer
5 16 (9.47%) AWS Engineer
6 15 (8.88%) Java Developer
7 14 (8.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (8.28%) C# Developer
8 12 (7.10%) Applications Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) Applications Support
8 12 (7.10%) Applications Support Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
8 12 (7.10%) Senior DevOps
8 12 (7.10%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 12 (7.10%) Support Engineer
9 11 (6.51%) Cloud Engineer
10 10 (5.92%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.92%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (18.93%) Web Services
2 25 (14.79%) AngularJS
3 23 (13.61%) CSS
3 23 (13.61%) HTML
4 21 (12.43%) Elastic Stack
5 20 (11.83%) .NET
6 18 (10.65%) React
7 15 (8.88%) LDAP
8 14 (8.28%) RESTful
9 13 (7.69%) Java EE
10 12 (7.10%) jQuery
11 9 (5.33%) J2EE
11 9 (5.33%) JSON
12 8 (4.73%) .NET Core
12 8 (4.73%) .NET Framework
12 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET
12 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.73%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (4.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (4.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.47%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (8.88%) Public Cloud
3 14 (8.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (7.10%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (6.51%) Computer Science
6 8 (4.73%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.73%) NHS
7 7 (4.14%) Private Cloud
7 7 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (4.14%) User Experience
8 6 (3.55%) Fintech
8 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
9 5 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.18%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.59%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.59%) Cyberattack
11 1 (0.59%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.59%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 90 (53.25%) Linux
2 27 (15.98%) Windows
3 23 (13.61%) Unix
4 22 (13.02%) CentOS
5 8 (4.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (4.14%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.55%) Android
7 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.37%) Debian
8 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (1.78%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.18%) DC/OS
10 2 (1.18%) HPUX
10 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.59%) Fedora
11 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (72.19%) DevOps
2 105 (62.13%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (32.54%) Continuous Integration
4 49 (28.99%) Configuration Management
5 48 (28.40%) Microservices
6 43 (25.44%) Open Source
7 38 (22.49%) Scrum
8 29 (17.16%) TDD
9 25 (14.79%) BDD
10 22 (13.02%) Load Balancing
11 21 (12.43%) Problem-Solving
12 18 (10.65%) Continuous Deployment
13 16 (9.47%) High Availability
13 16 (9.47%) Test Automation
14 15 (8.88%) Line Management
15 14 (8.28%) Kanban
15 14 (8.28%) Mentoring
15 14 (8.28%) Requirements Analysis
15 14 (8.28%) SIEM
16 13 (7.69%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 96 (56.80%) Python
2 81 (47.93%) Java
3 57 (33.73%) JavaScript
4 40 (23.67%) Bash Shell
5 35 (20.71%) SQL
6 32 (18.93%) Ruby
7 28 (16.57%) Perl
8 25 (14.79%) PHP
9 24 (14.20%) C#
10 23 (13.61%) Go
11 16 (9.47%) PowerShell
12 7 (4.14%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.96%) R
14 2 (1.18%) C
14 2 (1.18%) Java 8
15 1 (0.59%) Groovy
15 1 (0.59%) Korn
Qualifications
1 21 (12.43%) Degree
2 9 (5.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 9 (5.33%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.78%) CCENT
3 3 (1.78%) RHCE
3 3 (1.78%) RHCSA
4 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.59%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.59%) MCSA
5 1 (0.59%) MCSE
5 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.14%) QA
2 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.18%) PMO
System Software
1 73 (43.20%) Docker
2 8 (4.73%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (3.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.37%) Hyper-V
5 3 (1.78%) Active Directory
5 3 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.18%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.59%) KVM
7 1 (0.59%) NFS
7 1 (0.59%) PowerDNS
7 1 (0.59%) vCloud
7 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.59%) vSphere
7 1 (0.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 112 (66.27%) Puppet
2 96 (56.80%) Ansible
3 58 (34.32%) Terraform
4 32 (18.93%) Kubernetes
5 28 (16.57%) ZABBIX
6 24 (14.20%) Salt
7 23 (13.61%) Docker Swarm
8 21 (12.43%) Packer
9 20 (11.83%) Nagios
10 19 (11.24%) Grafana
11 18 (10.65%) Graphite
11 18 (10.65%) Opsview
12 14 (8.28%) Consul
13 5 (2.96%) CFEngine
14 4 (2.37%) Rancher
15 1 (0.59%) Cobbler
15 1 (0.59%) logstash
15 1 (0.59%) Red Hat Satellite
15 1 (0.59%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 21 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.69%) Google
2 13 (7.69%) VMware
3 10 (5.92%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.55%) Adobe
4 6 (3.55%) Splunk
5 4 (2.37%) Atlassian
5 4 (2.37%) Oracle
6 3 (1.78%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.18%) Cisco
7 2 (1.18%) Sybase
8 1 (0.59%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.59%) F5
8 1 (0.59%) IBM
8 1 (0.59%) New Relic
8 1 (0.59%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.59%) SAP
8 1 (0.59%) WSO2