Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for VirtualBox skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VirtualBox over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Oracle VM VirtualBox
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 358 356 360
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +18
Permanent jobs citing VirtualBox 6 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.045% 0.088% 0.062%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 0.79% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
North West median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% +32.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,550 £37,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £31,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -45.22% +4.55% +22.22%

VirtualBox 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 1519 1397 1370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 11.39% 11.23% 10.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1185 1030
North West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% +4.48%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

VirtualBox
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for VirtualBox in the North West

VirtualBox
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for VirtualBox in the North West

VirtualBox
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 VirtualBox within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 -27 4 £37,500 -6.25%
Cheshire - 2 £37,500 -
VirtualBox
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing VirtualBox 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 VirtualBox.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) NuGet
2 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Ansible
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Puppet
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Xen
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Automotive
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum

VirtualBox
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:

Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (66.67%) NuGet
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Build and Release Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Release Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 2 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (33.33%) Machine Learning
3 2 (33.33%) Regression Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Ansible
1 4 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle