Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 78 111
Rank change year-on-year -12 +33 +81
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 55 80 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.79% 3.16% 2.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 18.09% 26.76% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 47 69 84
Reading median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £46,250 £33,750 £43,250
90th Percentile £78,000 £72,750 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +4.17%

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 Reading with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 304 299 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 15.40% 11.81% 11.14%
Number of salaries quoted 265 265 262
Reading median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%
10th Percentile £35,350 £33,375 £33,750
90th Percentile £78,250 £77,500 £73,625
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +15.00%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Reading

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Reading

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Opscode Chef in Reading over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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 Reading region with a requirement for Opscode Chef.

1 51 (92.73%) Amazon AWS
1 51 (92.73%) Puppet
2 48 (87.27%) Ansible
3 40 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 39 (70.91%) Linux
5 35 (63.64%) Docker
6 34 (61.82%) Java
7 30 (54.55%) DevOps
8 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
9 27 (49.09%) C#
10 26 (47.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 26 (47.27%) Jenkins
11 25 (45.45%) AngularJS
11 25 (45.45%) SaaS
12 24 (43.64%) .NET
13 22 (40.00%) Google
14 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (34.55%) Software Engineering
15 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (34.55%) Python
16 18 (32.73%) IBM
16 18 (32.73%) Objective-C
16 18 (32.73%) Cloud Computing
16 18 (32.73%) RESTful
16 18 (32.73%) TypeScript
16 18 (32.73%) webpack
16 18 (32.73%) gulp
16 18 (32.73%) Babel
16 18 (32.73%) IBM Cloud
16 18 (32.73%) npm

Opscode Chef
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 6 (10.91%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.27%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) Confluence
3 4 (7.27%) nginx
4 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.82%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.82%) Traffic Server
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (7.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 51 (92.73%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (47.27%) Google Cloud Platform
4 25 (45.45%) SaaS
5 18 (32.73%) Cloud Computing
5 18 (32.73%) IBM Cloud
5 18 (32.73%) npm
6 10 (18.18%) GitHub
7 9 (16.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 8 (14.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 8 (14.55%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (14.55%) Amazon S3
9 7 (12.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (10.91%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (10.91%) Serverless
11 5 (9.09%) Datadog
12 4 (7.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 4 (7.27%) Amazon ELB
12 4 (7.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (7.27%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) DNS
1 5 (9.09%) Firewall
2 4 (7.27%) SNMP
2 4 (7.27%) VPN
3 3 (5.45%) DHCP
3 3 (5.45%) FCoE
3 3 (5.45%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (5.45%) iSCSI
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
3 3 (5.45%) NAS
3 3 (5.45%) SAN
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) WAN
4 1 (1.82%) HTTP
4 1 (1.82%) Internet
4 1 (1.82%) SMTP
4 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) Amazon RDS
1 10 (18.18%) MySQL
2 7 (12.73%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
4 5 (9.09%) Big Data
4 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.27%) MariaDB
5 4 (7.27%) Power BI
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 26 (47.27%) Jenkins
2 18 (32.73%) Babel
2 18 (32.73%) gulp
2 18 (32.73%) webpack
3 15 (27.27%) Git (software)
4 10 (18.18%) Vagrant
5 9 (16.36%) Cucumber
5 9 (16.36%) Subversion
6 7 (12.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (10.91%) Ant
7 6 (10.91%) JIRA
7 6 (10.91%) Maven
7 6 (10.91%) SonarQube
7 6 (10.91%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (9.09%) Selenium
9 4 (7.27%) VersionOne
10 3 (5.45%) Travis CI
11 2 (3.64%) Artifactory
11 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (12.73%) Banking
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Senior Software Engineer
1 18 (32.73%) Software Engineer
2 13 (23.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (10.91%) Developer
3 6 (10.91%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (10.91%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (7.27%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.27%) Lead DevOps
4 4 (7.27%) Scrum Master
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Scrum Master
5 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.45%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.64%) CloudOps Engineer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.82%) Administrator
7 1 (1.82%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) AngularJS
2 24 (43.64%) .NET
3 18 (32.73%) RESTful
4 14 (25.45%) Node.js
5 4 (7.27%) Hibernate
5 4 (7.27%) HTML
5 4 (7.27%) J2EE
5 4 (7.27%) REST
5 4 (7.27%) Spring
5 4 (7.27%) Velocity
6 3 (5.45%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.64%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (3.64%) Backbone.js
7 2 (3.64%) JSON
7 2 (3.64%) Kafka
7 2 (3.64%) LDAP
7 2 (3.64%) WCF
8 1 (1.82%) LAMP
8 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Cloud Native
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.27%) PMI
2 4 (7.27%) Private Cloud
2 4 (7.27%) Public Cloud
2 4 (7.27%) Replication
3 3 (5.45%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Linux
2 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (20.00%) CentOS
4 8 (14.55%) Windows
5 6 (10.91%) Ubuntu
6 5 (9.09%) Unix
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.27%) DC/OS
8 3 (5.45%) Debian
8 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.82%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (54.55%) DevOps
2 20 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (34.55%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (34.55%) Software Engineering
4 14 (25.45%) Test Automation
5 12 (21.82%) Configuration Management
5 12 (21.82%) SDLC
6 9 (16.36%) ITIL
6 9 (16.36%) Scrum
7 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
7 8 (14.55%) Mathematics
7 8 (14.55%) Microservices
8 7 (12.73%) Coaching
8 7 (12.73%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (12.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (12.73%) TDD
9 6 (10.91%) BDD
9 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
10 5 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
10 5 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 34 (61.82%) Java
2 28 (50.91%) JavaScript
3 27 (49.09%) C#
4 19 (34.55%) Python
5 18 (32.73%) Objective-C
5 18 (32.73%) TypeScript
6 10 (18.18%) Ruby
7 9 (16.36%) Bash Shell
8 8 (14.55%) Perl
8 8 (14.55%) Shell Script
9 7 (12.73%) SQL
10 3 (5.45%) C++
11 2 (3.64%) C
11 2 (3.64%) Go
11 2 (3.64%) Groovy
11 2 (3.64%) PHP
11 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 4 (7.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 35 (63.64%) Docker
2 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.09%) VirtualBox
4 4 (7.27%) VMware Server
5 3 (5.45%) Samba
5 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (3.64%) KVM
7 1 (1.82%) Postfix
7 1 (1.82%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (92.73%) Puppet
2 48 (87.27%) Ansible
3 15 (27.27%) Terraform
4 12 (21.82%) Kubernetes
5 8 (14.55%) Docker Swarm
6 7 (12.73%) Nagios
7 5 (9.09%) Salt
8 4 (7.27%) Mesos
8 4 (7.27%) Rancher
8 4 (7.27%) ZABBIX
9 3 (5.45%) Icinga
9 3 (5.45%) Packer
9 3 (5.45%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 2 (3.64%) Capistrano
10 2 (3.64%) vCenter Server
11 1 (1.82%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Google
2 18 (32.73%) IBM
3 14 (25.45%) VMware
4 11 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 8 (14.55%) Oracle
6 7 (12.73%) New Relic
7 4 (7.27%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (7.27%) HP
7 4 (7.27%) ServiceNow
7 4 (7.27%) Tableau
8 3 (5.45%) Centrify
8 3 (5.45%) Splunk
9 2 (3.64%) Coverity
9 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.64%) SolarWinds