Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
England > North West
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 348 335
Rank change year-on-year +38 -13 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 59 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.47% 0.21% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.13% 1.35% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 40 16 1
North West median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -39.39% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £78,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% -14.29% +47.37%

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 2,767 1,993 1,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 22.01% 15.14% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,336 1,692 942
North West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,000 £22,775
90th Percentile £71,250 £65,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 16 July 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 16 July 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
Cheshire +9 36 £60,000 +20.00%
Manchester +38 22 £42,500 -22.73% 5
OpenShift
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 North West region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 53 (89.83%) DevOps
2 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (66.10%) Java
3 39 (66.10%) Jenkins
4 37 (62.71%) Kubernetes
5 35 (59.32%) Docker
6 31 (52.54%) Linux
7 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
8 26 (44.07%) Scrum
9 22 (37.29%) Python
9 22 (37.29%) Finance
10 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
11 18 (30.51%) Opscode Chef
12 17 (28.81%) Software Engineering
13 15 (25.42%) Perl
13 15 (25.42%) SDLC
13 15 (25.42%) Sonatype Nexus
14 14 (23.73%) SQL
14 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
14 14 (23.73%) Law
15 13 (22.03%) Banking
15 13 (22.03%) Microservices
16 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
16 12 (20.34%) Oracle
17 11 (18.64%) C++
17 11 (18.64%) JBoss
17 11 (18.64%) Windows
17 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (18.64%) Confluence

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 11 (18.64%) Confluence
1 11 (18.64%) JBoss
2 10 (16.95%) WebSphere
3 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
4 3 (5.08%) Jetty
4 3 (5.08%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 26 (44.07%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (8.47%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.08%) npm
5 3 (5.08%) Serverless
6 2 (3.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (5.08%) MariaDB
1 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.08%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (66.10%) Jenkins
2 20 (33.90%) Git (software)
3 15 (25.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 10 (16.95%) JIRA
5 8 (13.56%) Gradle
6 6 (10.17%) Bitbucket
6 6 (10.17%) Maven
7 5 (8.47%) SonarQube
8 4 (6.78%) Selenium
9 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
9 3 (5.08%) Geb
10 1 (1.69%) JUnit
10 1 (1.69%) Sikuli
General
1 22 (37.29%) Finance
2 14 (23.73%) Law
3 13 (22.03%) Banking
4 10 (16.95%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Advertising
5 1 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.69%) Games
5 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (32.20%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Senior DevOps
3 9 (15.25%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 6 (10.17%) DevOps Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Head of Engineering
5 5 (8.47%) Head of Software Engineering
5 5 (8.47%) Scrum Master
6 4 (6.78%) Automation Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Software Tester
6 4 (6.78%) Tester
7 3 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Programme Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) REST
2 8 (13.56%) Web Services
3 7 (11.86%) Spring
3 7 (11.86%) Spring Boot
4 6 (10.17%) .NET
5 5 (8.47%) ActiveMQ
5 5 (8.47%) JMS
5 5 (8.47%) Spring Cloud
6 3 (5.08%) J2EE
6 3 (5.08%) Node.js
6 3 (5.08%) RAML
6 3 (5.08%) RESTful
6 3 (5.08%) RxJava
6 3 (5.08%) Spring WebFlux
6 3 (5.08%) Swagger
6 3 (5.08%) Vert.x
6 3 (5.08%) XML
6 3 (5.08%) XSD
7 2 (3.39%) Middleware
7 2 (3.39%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.39%) Fintech
2 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
2 2 (3.39%) PKI
3 1 (1.69%) Clustering
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 31 (52.54%) Linux
2 11 (18.64%) Windows
3 7 (11.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (89.83%) DevOps
2 47 (79.66%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (45.76%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (44.07%) Scrum
5 17 (28.81%) Software Engineering
6 15 (25.42%) SDLC
7 13 (22.03%) Microservices
8 12 (20.34%) Risk Management
9 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
9 10 (16.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (16.95%) Wealth Management
10 9 (15.25%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (15.25%) Test Automation
11 7 (11.86%) ITIL
11 7 (11.86%) Kanban
11 7 (11.86%) TDD
12 6 (10.17%) OO
12 6 (10.17%) OOP
12 6 (10.17%) Product Management
12 6 (10.17%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 39 (66.10%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) Python
3 15 (25.42%) Perl
4 14 (23.73%) SQL
5 11 (18.64%) C++
6 9 (15.25%) Go
7 7 (11.86%) C
7 7 (11.86%) Groovy
8 6 (10.17%) C#
8 6 (10.17%) Scala
9 5 (8.47%) Bash Shell
10 4 (6.78%) JavaScript
10 4 (6.78%) Shell Script
11 3 (5.08%) Ruby
12 2 (3.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) SC Cleared
1 7 (11.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.39%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.69%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) GCP
System Software
1 35 (59.32%) Docker
2 1 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.69%) VirtualBox
2 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 37 (62.71%) Kubernetes
2 18 (30.51%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (18.64%) Ansible
4 5 (8.47%) Kibana
4 5 (8.47%) Prometheus
4 5 (8.47%) Terraform
5 2 (3.39%) Puppet
6 1 (1.69%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Red Hat
2 12 (20.34%) Oracle
3 4 (6.78%) Intapp
4 3 (5.08%) Apigee
4 3 (5.08%) MuleSoft
4 3 (5.08%) Splunk
5 2 (3.39%) IBM
5 2 (3.39%) Sun
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) VMware