Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 932 1122 1255
Rank change year-on-year +190 +133 +35
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 246 100 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.053% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.73% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 161 98 57
UK median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £86,575 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% -10.71% +12.00%

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 33555 24751 20363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.75% 13.03% 9.30%
Number of salaries quoted 27617 20846 16896
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +2.04% +3.16%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 11 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 18 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
England +159 233 £62,500 -10.71% 21
UK excluding London +170 143 £50,000 -20.00% 11
London +34 99 £72,500 -1.69% 11
North of England +72 67 £45,000 -14.29% 7
North West +46 67 £45,000 -14.29% 6
South East +68 50 £62,500 -10.71% 1
South West -8 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Scotland - 9 £57,500 - 1
Midlands +27 4 £47,500 -10.80% 1
West Midlands +17 4 £47,500 -10.80% 1
East of England +12 2 £70,000 -26.32%

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing OpenShift also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 162 (65.85%) Docker
2 148 (60.16%) Java
3 138 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
4 133 (54.07%) Amazon AWS
5 123 (50.00%) DevOps
6 118 (47.97%) Jenkins
7 104 (42.28%) Linux
8 97 (39.43%) Kubernetes
9 94 (38.21%) Python
10 78 (31.71%) Microservices
11 75 (30.49%) Puppet
12 72 (29.27%) SQL
13 71 (28.86%) Opscode Chef
14 65 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
14 65 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
15 64 (26.02%) Continuous Delivery
16 63 (25.61%) Ansible
16 63 (25.61%) Git (software)
16 63 (25.61%) Red Hat
16 63 (25.61%) TDD
17 62 (25.20%) Software Engineering
18 59 (23.98%) Maven
19 57 (23.17%) Finance
19 57 (23.17%) Scrum
19 57 (23.17%) PaaS
20 54 (21.95%) Open Source
21 49 (19.92%) Web Services
22 48 (19.51%) Degree
23 46 (18.70%) Spring
24 45 (18.29%) Configuration 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 40 (16.26%) OpenStack
2 37 (15.04%) Cloud Foundry
3 24 (9.76%) Confluence
4 18 (7.32%) JBoss
5 16 (6.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (4.88%) CMS
6 12 (4.88%) Tomcat
7 10 (4.07%) Apache
8 8 (3.25%) Apache Spark
9 5 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.63%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.63%) Drupal
10 4 (1.63%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (1.63%) Liferay
11 3 (1.22%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.41%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.41%) nginx
12 1 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (6.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 133 (54.07%) Amazon AWS
2 65 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (23.17%) PaaS
4 19 (7.72%) IaaS
5 16 (6.50%) GitHub
6 13 (5.28%) Google Cloud Platform
7 10 (4.07%) Bluemix
7 10 (4.07%) IBM Cloud
8 9 (3.66%) SaaS
9 7 (2.85%) Force.com
9 7 (2.85%) Heroku
10 6 (2.44%) CloudBees
10 6 (2.44%) Serverless
11 5 (2.03%) npm
12 3 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.22%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (1.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.81%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.69%) Internet
2 13 (5.28%) HTTP
3 11 (4.47%) FTP
4 9 (3.66%) VSAN
5 8 (3.25%) Firewall
6 4 (1.63%) DNS
7 3 (1.22%) DHCP
7 3 (1.22%) IPv4
7 3 (1.22%) IPv6
7 3 (1.22%) LDAP
7 3 (1.22%) Network Security
7 3 (1.22%) TCP/IP
7 3 (1.22%) VPN
8 2 (0.81%) SSL
9 1 (0.41%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.41%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.82%) NoSQL
2 30 (12.20%) Big Data
3 19 (7.72%) MySQL
3 19 (7.72%) SQL Server
4 13 (5.28%) MS Access
4 13 (5.28%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.07%) Hadoop
5 10 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
5 10 (4.07%) Redis
6 9 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.66%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.03%) Oracle Database
8 4 (1.63%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.22%) InfluxDB
9 3 (1.22%) QlikView
9 3 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.22%) SQLite
10 2 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.81%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 118 (47.97%) Jenkins
2 63 (25.61%) Git (software)
3 59 (23.98%) Maven
4 27 (10.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 25 (10.16%) JUnit
6 23 (9.35%) JIRA
7 19 (7.72%) Cucumber
8 18 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 17 (6.91%) Gradle
10 16 (6.50%) IntelliJ
10 16 (6.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 15 (6.10%) Eclipse
12 14 (5.69%) Ant
12 14 (5.69%) GitLab
12 14 (5.69%) Subversion
13 13 (5.28%) TeamCity
14 10 (4.07%) Checkstyle
14 10 (4.07%) SonarQube
15 9 (3.66%) Vagrant
15 9 (3.66%) XMLUnit
General
1 57 (23.17%) Finance
2 44 (17.89%) Banking
3 12 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.03%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.63%) Advertising
7 3 (1.22%) Front Office
8 2 (0.81%) Law
9 1 (0.41%) Games
9 1 (0.41%) International Banking
9 1 (0.41%) Legal
9 1 (0.41%) Retail
9 1 (0.41%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.41%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (15.04%) DevOps Engineer
2 36 (14.63%) Developer
3 32 (13.01%) Java Developer
4 31 (12.60%) Software Engineer
5 22 (8.94%) Architect
6 21 (8.54%) Cloud Engineer
6 21 (8.54%) Java Engineer
7 20 (8.13%) Consultant
7 20 (8.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (7.72%) Analyst
9 15 (6.10%) Systems Engineer
10 14 (5.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (4.88%) Cloud Architect
11 12 (4.88%) Principal Consultant
12 11 (4.47%) Banking Analyst
12 11 (4.47%) Data Analyst
13 10 (4.07%) Cloud Consultant
13 10 (4.07%) SOA Developer
14 9 (3.66%) EAI Developer
14 9 (3.66%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (19.92%) Web Services
2 46 (18.70%) Spring
3 42 (17.07%) REST
4 35 (14.23%) Middleware
5 33 (13.41%) AngularJS
6 31 (12.60%) Hibernate
7 26 (10.57%) JMS
8 25 (10.16%) jQuery
9 23 (9.35%) Spring Boot
10 22 (8.94%) HTML
11 21 (8.54%) CSS
12 18 (7.32%) ActiveMQ
12 18 (7.32%) Node.js
13 16 (6.50%) Apache Camel
13 16 (6.50%) Java EE
13 16 (6.50%) RESTful
14 13 (5.28%) EJB
14 13 (5.28%) JavaBeans
15 12 (4.88%) EJB 3.0
15 12 (4.88%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.45%) Computer Science
2 29 (11.79%) Public Cloud
3 19 (7.72%) Fintech
4 18 (7.32%) Cloud Native
5 12 (4.88%) Client/Server
5 12 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.85%) Algorithms
7 7 (2.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.85%) Internet of Things
8 6 (2.44%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.03%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (2.03%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.63%) Mobile Banking
10 4 (1.63%) Social Media
10 4 (1.63%) User Experience
11 3 (1.22%) Replication
11 3 (1.22%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.81%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 104 (42.28%) Linux
2 41 (16.67%) Unix
3 32 (13.01%) Windows
4 27 (10.98%) CentOS
5 19 (7.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.44%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.63%) AIX
7 4 (1.63%) Android
7 4 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.63%) Solaris
8 2 (0.81%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.81%) SUSE
9 1 (0.41%) Debian
9 1 (0.41%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 123 (50.00%) DevOps
3 78 (31.71%) Microservices
4 65 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (26.02%) Continuous Delivery
6 63 (25.61%) TDD
7 62 (25.20%) Software Engineering
8 57 (23.17%) Scrum
9 54 (21.95%) Open Source
10 45 (18.29%) Configuration Management
11 38 (15.45%) Test Automation
12 29 (11.79%) Use Case
13 24 (9.76%) Migration
13 24 (9.76%) SOA
14 21 (8.54%) BDD
15 19 (7.72%) ITIL
16 18 (7.32%) Waterfall
17 16 (6.50%) API Development
17 16 (6.50%) Data Extraction
17 16 (6.50%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 148 (60.16%) Java
2 94 (38.21%) Python
3 72 (29.27%) SQL
4 43 (17.48%) JavaScript
5 36 (14.63%) C++
6 33 (13.41%) C
7 31 (12.60%) Ruby
8 26 (10.57%) Go
9 21 (8.54%) Scala
10 18 (7.32%) Perl
11 13 (5.28%) PL/SQL
12 11 (4.47%) Bash Shell
12 11 (4.47%) Shell Script
12 11 (4.47%) T-SQL
13 10 (4.07%) PHP
13 10 (4.07%) XPath
14 9 (3.66%) Groovy
15 6 (2.44%) Clojure
16 5 (2.03%) C#
16 5 (2.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 48 (19.51%) Degree
2 40 (16.26%) Security Cleared
3 34 (13.82%) SC Cleared
4 21 (8.54%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.03%) PhD
6 4 (1.63%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.81%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.81%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.81%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (10.16%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 162 (65.85%) Docker
2 11 (4.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.66%) VMware NSX
3 9 (3.66%) vSphere
4 7 (2.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.81%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.81%) GlusterFS
5 2 (0.81%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.81%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.41%) Ceph
6 1 (0.41%) Dovecot
6 1 (0.41%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 97 (39.43%) Kubernetes
2 75 (30.49%) Puppet
3 71 (28.86%) Opscode Chef
4 63 (25.61%) Ansible
5 16 (6.50%) Ganglia
6 13 (5.28%) Kibana
6 13 (5.28%) Prometheus
7 9 (3.66%) vRealize
8 8 (3.25%) Terraform
9 7 (2.85%) Mesos
10 6 (2.44%) Packer
11 4 (1.63%) CA Wily
11 4 (1.63%) Salt
12 3 (1.22%) AirWatch
12 3 (1.22%) Nagios
13 2 (0.81%) CFEngine
13 2 (0.81%) CloudForms
13 2 (0.81%) Grafana
13 2 (0.81%) OSSEC
14 1 (0.41%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 63 (25.61%) Red Hat
2 44 (17.89%) Oracle
3 26 (10.57%) Microsoft
4 25 (10.16%) IBM
5 20 (8.13%) Google
5 20 (8.13%) ServiceNow
5 20 (8.13%) VMware
6 17 (6.91%) SaltStack
7 16 (6.50%) Tableau
8 14 (5.69%) Splunk
9 13 (5.28%) AppDynamics
10 12 (4.88%) Apigee
11 11 (4.47%) Solace
11 11 (4.47%) Sybase
11 11 (4.47%) Teradata
12 10 (4.07%) TIBCO
13 9 (3.66%) MuleSoft
14 7 (2.85%) Atlassian
14 7 (2.85%) RightScale
15 5 (2.03%) Axway