Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
England > North West
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 282 351 348
Rank change year-on-year +69 -3 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 81 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.64% 0.065% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.45% 0.54% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 41 3 0
North West median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% -

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 the North West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,348 1,473 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 18.45% 11.94% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1,997 1,254 860
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the North West

OpenShift
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in the North West

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift in the North West over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the North West

OpenShift
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the North West region over the 6 months to 18 January 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
Manchester +50 42 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Cheshire -4 39 £45,000 -14.29% 3
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT jobs citing OpenShift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 63 (77.78%) Docker
2 62 (76.54%) Java
3 57 (70.37%) Kubernetes
4 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
5 54 (66.67%) Linux
6 51 (62.96%) DevOps
7 45 (55.56%) Jenkins
8 43 (53.09%) Scrum
9 39 (48.15%) Python
10 38 (46.91%) Security Cleared
11 37 (45.68%) Continuous Delivery
12 36 (44.44%) SC Cleared
12 36 (44.44%) Git (software)
13 35 (43.21%) Microservices
13 35 (43.21%) SQL
14 34 (41.98%) C
15 29 (35.80%) Banking
16 25 (30.86%) REST
17 24 (29.63%) C++
18 23 (28.40%) Finance
19 22 (27.16%) ActiveMQ
19 22 (27.16%) Amazon AWS
20 21 (25.93%) Use Case
21 20 (24.69%) Middleware
21 20 (24.69%) Unix
21 20 (24.69%) JMS
21 20 (24.69%) Kibana
21 20 (24.69%) Prometheus
22 18 (22.22%) Wealth Management
23 17 (20.99%) Investment Banking

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (12.35%) Confluence
1 10 (12.35%) JBoss
2 5 (6.17%) Apache
2 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) PaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) Internet
3 2 (2.47%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.58%) MS Access
3 3 (3.70%) QlikView
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 36 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 14 (17.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 8 (9.88%) Gradle
4 8 (9.88%) JIRA
5 7 (8.64%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (6.17%) Maven
7 4 (4.94%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.70%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.70%) Selenium
9 2 (2.47%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.47%) JUnit
9 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.23%) Ant
10 1 (1.23%) Artifactory
10 1 (1.23%) HP UFT
10 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.23%) JMeter
10 1 (1.23%) TestNG
10 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (35.80%) Banking
2 23 (28.40%) Finance
3 17 (20.99%) Investment Banking
4 15 (18.52%) Law
5 4 (4.94%) Advertising
6 1 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.23%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (18.52%) Analyst
1 15 (18.52%) Software Engineer
2 13 (16.05%) Systems Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Automation Tester
3 12 (14.81%) Java Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Software Tester
3 12 (14.81%) Tester
4 11 (13.58%) Banking Analyst
4 11 (13.58%) Data Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) C/C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Principal Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Principal Software Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (4.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.86%) REST
2 22 (27.16%) ActiveMQ
3 20 (24.69%) JMS
3 20 (24.69%) Middleware
4 7 (8.64%) Spring
5 4 (4.94%) AngularJS
5 4 (4.94%) Apache Camel
5 4 (4.94%) HTML
5 4 (4.94%) HTML5
6 3 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 3 (3.70%) Ionic Framework
6 3 (3.70%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.47%) jQuery
7 2 (2.47%) JSON
7 2 (2.47%) OAuth
7 2 (2.47%) Spring Cloud
7 2 (2.47%) Web Services
7 2 (2.47%) XML
7 2 (2.47%) YAML
8 1 (1.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.28%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Mindset
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.47%) Clustering
3 2 (2.47%) Fintech
3 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
3 2 (2.47%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (66.67%) Linux
2 20 (24.69%) Unix
3 15 (18.52%) Windows
4 10 (12.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.17%) AIX
6 1 (1.23%) Android
6 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (69.14%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (62.96%) DevOps
3 43 (53.09%) Scrum
4 37 (45.68%) Continuous Delivery
5 35 (43.21%) Microservices
6 21 (25.93%) Use Case
7 18 (22.22%) Wealth Management
8 17 (20.99%) Risk Management
8 17 (20.99%) Test Automation
9 16 (19.75%) Biometrics
10 15 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
10 15 (18.52%) Software Engineering
11 14 (17.28%) Data Extraction
12 13 (16.05%) Performance Engineering
12 13 (16.05%) Requirements Management
13 12 (14.81%) Infrastructure Management
14 11 (13.58%) Configuration Management
14 11 (13.58%) ITIL
14 11 (13.58%) Requirements Engineering
14 11 (13.58%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (76.54%) Java
2 39 (48.15%) Python
3 35 (43.21%) SQL
4 34 (41.98%) C
5 24 (29.63%) C++
6 12 (14.81%) Perl
7 6 (7.41%) Ruby
8 5 (6.17%) Shell Script
9 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.94%) Korn
10 3 (3.70%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.70%) Groovy
11 2 (2.47%) C#
11 2 (2.47%) Go
11 2 (2.47%) Jython
11 2 (2.47%) VB
12 1 (1.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (46.91%) Security Cleared
2 36 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 14 (17.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (17.28%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 63 (77.78%) Docker
2 2 (2.47%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 57 (70.37%) Kubernetes
2 20 (24.69%) Kibana
2 20 (24.69%) Prometheus
3 16 (19.75%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (17.28%) Ganglia
5 5 (6.17%) Puppet
6 3 (3.70%) Ansible
6 3 (3.70%) CA Wily
7 2 (2.47%) CFEngine
7 2 (2.47%) Nagios
8 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (20.99%) Oracle
2 14 (17.28%) Tableau
3 12 (14.81%) Red Hat
4 11 (13.58%) ServiceNow
4 11 (13.58%) Teradata
5 7 (8.64%) AppDynamics
6 5 (6.17%) Apigee
6 5 (6.17%) MuleSoft
7 4 (4.94%) IBM
8 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.47%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.47%) Veritas
10 1 (1.23%) Splunk
10 1 (1.23%) Sun