Period
to 24 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 24 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 501 669 795
Rank change year-on-year +168 +126 +318
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 658 496 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.33% 0.24%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.58% 1.24% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 429 302 237
UK median annual salary £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% - +13.04%
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £38,900
90th Percentile £142,500 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +17.65%

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 with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 41,729 39,901 38,005
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.01% 26.75% 21.70%
Number of salaries quoted 33,982 31,869 31,487
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing OpenShift as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing OpenShift over the 6 months to 24 February 2020.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the UK over the 6 months to 24 February 2020. 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
England +170 624 £80,000 +23.08% 69
London +179 416 £90,000 +28.57% 39
UK excluding London +68 218 £55,000 +4.76% 34
South West +93 72 £52,500 -4.55% 1
South East +38 54 £62,500 +19.05% 13
East of England +39 25 £52,500 -19.23% 4
North of England +7 24 £60,000 +20.00% 11
Scotland +42 17 £48,960 +13.86% 1
Midlands +27 15 £47,500 - 1
North West +3 15 £55,000 +10.00% 8
Wales - 13 £55,000 - 1
East Midlands +27 11 £47,500 -13.64%
Yorkshire +26 9 £70,000 +64.71% 2
West Midlands +19 4 £60,000 +33.33% 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2020, 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 with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 480 (72.95%) Docker
2 473 (71.88%) Kubernetes
3 423 (64.29%) AWS
4 342 (51.98%) Java
5 339 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 327 (49.70%) DevOps
7 294 (44.68%) Python
8 282 (42.86%) Microservices
9 248 (37.69%) Ansible
10 241 (36.63%) Azure
11 223 (33.89%) Terraform
12 219 (33.28%) Finance
13 180 (27.36%) Linux
14 176 (26.75%) JavaScript
15 167 (25.38%) Scrum
16 165 (25.08%) Web Services
17 158 (24.01%) Software Engineering
18 155 (23.56%) Public Cloud
19 148 (22.49%) Greenfield Project
20 145 (22.04%) Jenkins
21 139 (21.12%) Red Hat
21 139 (21.12%) Spring
22 138 (20.97%) GCP
23 125 (19.00%) AngularJS
24 119 (18.09%) Node.js
25 118 (17.93%) Puppet
25 118 (17.93%) SQL
26 110 (16.72%) Decision-Making
27 109 (16.57%) TDD
28 108 (16.41%) Asset Management

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 74 (11.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 72 (10.94%) Confluence
3 52 (7.90%) OpenStack
4 34 (5.17%) Apache Spark
5 32 (4.86%) JBoss
6 26 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
7 20 (3.04%) Tomcat
7 20 (3.04%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.13%) WebLogic
9 11 (1.67%) Skype for Business
10 7 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
11 6 (0.91%) Apache
12 4 (0.61%) nginx
13 3 (0.46%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Fuse
15 1 (0.15%) Camunda
Applications
1 6 (0.91%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 35 (5.32%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.46%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.46%) Tesseract
3 2 (0.30%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.15%) TIBCO BusinessEvents
4 1 (0.15%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 423 (64.29%) AWS
2 241 (36.63%) Azure
3 138 (20.97%) GCP
4 97 (14.74%) AWS CloudFormation
5 79 (12.01%) Serverless
6 67 (10.18%) Amazon ECS
6 67 (10.18%) Amazon S3
7 65 (9.88%) Amazon EC2
8 59 (8.97%) AWS Lambda
9 50 (7.60%) GitHub
10 46 (6.99%) PaaS
11 41 (6.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 39 (5.93%) Amazon SQS
13 35 (5.32%) Amazon EKS
14 28 (4.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 27 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
16 20 (3.04%) SaaS
17 18 (2.74%) IaaS
17 18 (2.74%) Slack
18 17 (2.58%) AWS Fargate
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.56%) Firewall
2 28 (4.26%) VPN
3 23 (3.50%) TCP/IP
4 22 (3.34%) Internet
5 15 (2.28%) HTTPS
6 12 (1.82%) DMZ
7 11 (1.67%) HTTP
7 11 (1.67%) LAN
7 11 (1.67%) MPLS
7 11 (1.67%) Network Security
7 11 (1.67%) Skype
7 11 (1.67%) WAN
7 11 (1.67%) WLAN
8 9 (1.37%) ZigBee
9 6 (0.91%) DNS
10 5 (0.76%) SSL
11 1 (0.15%) DSL
11 1 (0.15%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (14.44%) NoSQL
2 79 (12.01%) Amazon RDS
3 51 (7.75%) PostgreSQL
4 50 (7.60%) Big Data
5 39 (5.93%) Amazon Redshift
6 30 (4.56%) Hadoop
6 30 (4.56%) SQL Server
7 29 (4.41%) Apache Cassandra
7 29 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 25 (3.80%) MySQL
9 23 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (3.34%) MongoDB
11 20 (3.04%) InterSystems Cache
12 19 (2.89%) OLTP
13 10 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (1.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 7 (1.06%) RDBMS
15 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
15 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (0.61%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 145 (22.04%) Jenkins
2 102 (15.50%) Artifactory
3 94 (14.29%) JIRA
4 76 (11.55%) Git (software)
5 62 (9.42%) Bitbucket
6 35 (5.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 35 (5.32%) Selenium
7 30 (4.56%) JMeter
8 29 (4.41%) GitLab
9 25 (3.80%) Cucumber
10 23 (3.50%) Maven
11 22 (3.34%) TeamCity
12 19 (2.89%) Travis CI
13 18 (2.74%) GoCD
14 16 (2.43%) CircleCI
14 16 (2.43%) SonarQube
15 15 (2.28%) git-flow
15 15 (2.28%) Sonatype Nexus
16 13 (1.98%) Spinnaker
17 12 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 219 (33.28%) Finance
2 105 (15.96%) Front Office
3 78 (11.85%) Banking
4 56 (8.51%) Retail
5 18 (2.74%) Public Sector
6 15 (2.28%) Automotive
7 8 (1.22%) Games
8 4 (0.61%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.61%) Law
8 4 (0.61%) Legal
8 4 (0.61%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.30%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 156 (23.71%) Developer
2 114 (17.33%) AWS Engineer
3 108 (16.41%) Architect
4 94 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 92 (13.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 88 (13.37%) Cloud Engineer
7 68 (10.33%) Senior Developer
8 64 (9.73%) Senior Software Engineer
9 59 (8.97%) Java Developer
10 55 (8.36%) AWS Software Engineer
11 53 (8.05%) Python Engineer
12 42 (6.38%) Cloud Architect
13 41 (6.23%) Solutions Architect
14 39 (5.93%) AWS Developer
15 35 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 34 (5.17%) Python Software Engineer
16 34 (5.17%) Senior Software Developer
17 33 (5.02%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 33 (5.02%) Python Developer
17 33 (5.02%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (25.08%) Web Services
2 139 (21.12%) Spring
3 125 (19.00%) AngularJS
4 119 (18.09%) Node.js
5 105 (15.96%) .NET
6 104 (15.81%) React
7 76 (11.55%) RESTful
8 70 (10.64%) Spring Boot
9 63 (9.57%) Kafka
10 48 (7.29%) JSON
11 34 (5.17%) Middleware
12 32 (4.86%) Akka
13 29 (4.41%) CSS
14 28 (4.26%) .NET Core
14 28 (4.26%) Java EE
15 27 (4.10%) HTML
16 24 (3.65%) Play Framework
17 21 (3.19%) REST
18 20 (3.04%) Apache Flex
19 17 (2.58%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 155 (23.56%) Public Cloud
2 148 (22.49%) Greenfield Project
3 96 (14.59%) Fixed Income
4 77 (11.70%) Blog
5 69 (10.49%) Derivative
6 60 (9.12%) Equity Derivative
7 58 (8.81%) Equities
8 56 (8.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 53 (8.05%) Hedge funds
10 47 (7.14%) Cloud Native
11 26 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
12 20 (3.04%) PKI
13 14 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
13 14 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
13 14 (2.13%) User Experience
14 12 (1.82%) Private Cloud
15 11 (1.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 11 (1.67%) Life Science
16 10 (1.52%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 180 (27.36%) Linux
2 71 (10.79%) Windows
3 55 (8.36%) Unix
4 54 (8.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (3.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.89%) Windows Server
7 15 (2.28%) Android
7 15 (2.28%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.91%) CoreOS
9 4 (0.61%) Solaris
10 3 (0.46%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.30%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.30%) CentOS
11 2 (0.30%) Debian
11 2 (0.30%) SUSE
12 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 339 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (49.70%) DevOps
3 282 (42.86%) Microservices
4 167 (25.38%) Scrum
5 158 (24.01%) Software Engineering
6 110 (16.72%) Decision-Making
7 109 (16.57%) TDD
8 108 (16.41%) Asset Management
9 102 (15.50%) Migration
10 99 (15.05%) Infrastructure as Code
11 91 (13.83%) Test Automation
12 85 (12.92%) Technical Leadership
13 84 (12.77%) Open Source
14 71 (10.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
15 64 (9.73%) Investment Management
16 62 (9.42%) E-Commerce
17 60 (9.12%) BDD
18 58 (8.81%) Analytics
18 58 (8.81%) Configuration Management
19 56 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 342 (51.98%) Java
2 294 (44.68%) Python
3 176 (26.75%) JavaScript
4 118 (17.93%) SQL
5 96 (14.59%) R
6 87 (13.22%) Ruby
7 79 (12.01%) Bash Shell
8 69 (10.49%) C++
9 55 (8.36%) Go
10 49 (7.45%) C#
11 47 (7.14%) PowerShell
11 47 (7.14%) Scala
12 36 (5.47%) C
13 32 (4.86%) Perl
14 13 (1.98%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.06%) Groovy
15 7 (1.06%) Java 8
16 6 (0.91%) Apple Swift
16 6 (0.91%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 55 (8.36%) Security Cleared
2 52 (7.90%) Degree
3 22 (3.34%) SC Cleared
4 21 (3.19%) CCNA
4 21 (3.19%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (2.28%) DV Cleared
6 13 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (1.82%) CISSP
7 12 (1.82%) GIAC
8 11 (1.67%) CCNP
9 10 (1.52%) CompTIA Security+
9 10 (1.52%) Linux+ Certification
9 10 (1.52%) MCSE
9 10 (1.52%) Network+ Certification
9 10 (1.52%) SANS
9 10 (1.52%) SSCP
10 8 (1.22%) RHCE
11 5 (0.76%) CESG Certified Professional
11 5 (0.76%) Master's Degree
12 3 (0.46%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (7.75%) QA
2 16 (2.43%) GDPR
3 1 (0.15%) NIST
3 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 480 (72.95%) Docker
2 31 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (2.13%) LXC
4 7 (1.06%) Ceph
4 7 (1.06%) KVM
4 7 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.06%) oVirt
5 6 (0.91%) HDFS
6 5 (0.76%) GlusterFS
6 5 (0.76%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.15%) zsh
Systems Management
1 473 (71.88%) Kubernetes
2 248 (37.69%) Ansible
3 223 (33.89%) Terraform
4 118 (17.93%) Puppet
5 89 (13.53%) Opscode Chef
6 37 (5.62%) Packer
7 32 (4.86%) Docker Swarm
8 23 (3.50%) Nagios
9 19 (2.89%) Istio
10 18 (2.74%) HP SiteScope
10 18 (2.74%) ZABBIX
11 16 (2.43%) Red Hat Satellite
12 15 (2.28%) Mesos
13 5 (0.76%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.76%) OSSEC
13 5 (0.76%) Tivoli
14 4 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
15 3 (0.46%) Grafana
15 3 (0.46%) Kibana
15 3 (0.46%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 139 (21.12%) Red Hat
2 83 (12.61%) Oracle
3 78 (11.85%) Google
3 78 (11.85%) WorldPay
4 53 (8.05%) FIS
5 33 (5.02%) SaltStack
5 33 (5.02%) VMware
6 25 (3.80%) Microsoft
7 19 (2.89%) Cloudera
7 19 (2.89%) InterSystems
8 18 (2.74%) Perforce
9 15 (2.28%) IBM
10 12 (1.82%) TIBCO
11 11 (1.67%) MuleSoft
11 11 (1.67%) Spotify
12 10 (1.52%) Atlassian
12 10 (1.52%) Dell
13 9 (1.37%) Talend
14 7 (1.06%) Splunk
14 7 (1.06%) Sun