Period
to 17 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Varnish skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Varnish over the 6 months to 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Varnish
England > North West
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 292 362 359
Rank change year-on-year +70 -3 -23
Permanent jobs citing Varnish 26 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.26% 0.009% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category 1.71% 0.054% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 7
North West median annual salary £57,500 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +45.57% -12.22% +25.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,750 £31,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £43,250 £54,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

Varnish is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1,517 1,848 1,517
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 15.01% 15.71% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,205 1,498 1,264
North West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £20,925 £21,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

Varnish
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Varnish in the North West

Varnish
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Varnish in the North West

Varnish
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Varnish in the North West over the 6 months to 17 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Varnish in the North West

Varnish
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 Varnish within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 October 2019. 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 +51 26 £57,500 +45.57%
Varnish
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2019, IT jobs citing Varnish 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 Varnish.

1 26 (100.00%) MySQL
2 21 (80.77%) PostgreSQL
2 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (80.77%) Ruby
2 21 (80.77%) Azure
2 21 (80.77%) AWS
2 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
2 21 (80.77%) GCP
3 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
3 19 (73.08%) AWS Lambda
3 19 (73.08%) React
3 19 (73.08%) CircleCI
3 19 (73.08%) RuboCop
3 19 (73.08%) Brakeman
3 19 (73.08%) minitest
3 19 (73.08%) Shoryuken
3 19 (73.08%) Amazon SQS
3 19 (73.08%) Node.js
3 19 (73.08%) REST
3 19 (73.08%) RSpec
3 19 (73.08%) SaaS
3 19 (73.08%) Ruby on Rails
3 19 (73.08%) Degree
3 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
3 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 19 (73.08%) Serverless
3 19 (73.08%) Microservices
4 7 (26.92%) Linux
4 7 (26.92%) Apache
4 7 (26.92%) LAMP

Varnish
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 7 (26.92%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (7.69%) CloudStack
2 2 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
2 2 (7.69%) nginx
2 2 (7.69%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (80.77%) AWS
1 21 (80.77%) Azure
1 21 (80.77%) GCP
2 19 (73.08%) Amazon SQS
2 19 (73.08%) AWS Lambda
2 19 (73.08%) SaaS
2 19 (73.08%) Serverless
3 2 (7.69%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (100.00%) MySQL
2 21 (80.77%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (26.92%) Redis
4 5 (19.23%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.69%) MariaDB
5 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (73.08%) Brakeman
1 19 (73.08%) CircleCI
1 19 (73.08%) minitest
1 19 (73.08%) RSpec
1 19 (73.08%) RuboCop
2 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (19.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Lead Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Lead PHP Developer
2 5 (19.23%) PHP Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (7.69%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) Node.js
1 19 (73.08%) React
1 19 (73.08%) REST
1 19 (73.08%) Ruby on Rails
1 19 (73.08%) Shoryuken
2 7 (26.92%) LAMP
3 2 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (7.69%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (7.69%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Linux
2 2 (7.69%) Unix
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) Agile Software Development
1 21 (80.77%) Continuous Integration
2 19 (73.08%) Computer Science
2 19 (73.08%) Microservices
2 19 (73.08%) Scrum
2 19 (73.08%) Test Automation
3 5 (19.23%) Database Optimisation
3 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
3 5 (19.23%) MVC
3 5 (19.23%) Project Planning
3 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Ruby
2 5 (19.23%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Ansible
1 2 (7.69%) Graphite
1 2 (7.69%) Graylog
1 2 (7.69%) HAProxy
1 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.69%) logstash
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) SaltStack