Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 739 997 1119
Rank change year-on-year +258 +122 +165
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 443 203 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.12% 0.063%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.15% 0.65% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 266 140 120
UK median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -10.71% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £82,500 £102,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year - -13.73% -15.00%

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 38,667 31,381 24,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.39% 17.86% 12.58%
Number of salaries quoted 31,247 25,831 20,564
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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 +268 429 £65,000 +8.33% 65
London +216 261 £70,000 - 26
UK excluding London +84 171 £55,000 - 48
South East +15 65 £55,000 -12.00% 11
North of England +49 49 £50,000 - 21
North West +33 44 £50,000 - 18
East of England +53 30 £45,000 -35.71%
Midlands +25 10 £75,000 +76.47% 1
Scotland -3 8 £41,000 -31.67% 8
South West -8 8 £50,000 +25.00% 6
West Midlands +19 5 £62,500 +49.70%
East Midlands +12 5 £78,750 +43.18% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £45,000 - 3
Northern Ireland - 1 £35,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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.

1 307 (69.30%) Docker
2 299 (67.49%) Amazon AWS
3 287 (64.79%) DevOps
4 286 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
5 277 (62.53%) Java
6 275 (62.08%) Kubernetes
7 209 (47.18%) Ansible
8 208 (46.95%) Microservices
9 204 (46.05%) Microsoft Azure
10 183 (41.31%) Spring
11 180 (40.63%) Python
12 176 (39.73%) Red Hat
13 168 (37.92%) Jenkins
14 149 (33.63%) Spring Boot
15 148 (33.41%) Linux
16 146 (32.96%) Puppet
17 133 (30.02%) PaaS
18 122 (27.54%) Scrum
19 114 (25.73%) Google Cloud Platform
20 110 (24.83%) Web Services
21 103 (23.25%) Continuous Delivery
22 102 (23.02%) SQL
22 102 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
23 96 (21.67%) Public Cloud
24 95 (21.44%) Cloud Foundry
25 94 (21.22%) Continuous Integration
26 93 (20.99%) Finance
27 92 (20.77%) Cloud Native
28 90 (20.32%) Ruby
29 86 (19.41%) TDD

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 95 (21.44%) Cloud Foundry
2 72 (16.25%) OpenStack
3 67 (15.12%) WebSphere
4 64 (14.45%) WebLogic
5 63 (14.22%) Tomcat
6 36 (8.13%) JBoss
7 33 (7.45%) Confluence
8 18 (4.06%) Apache
9 9 (2.03%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.68%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.68%) nginx
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (0.45%) CMS
12 2 (0.45%) Jetty
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Pig
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.23%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 39 (8.80%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 299 (67.49%) Amazon AWS
2 204 (46.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 133 (30.02%) PaaS
4 114 (25.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 82 (18.51%) IBM Cloud
6 67 (15.12%) GitHub
7 37 (8.35%) Serverless
8 23 (5.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 22 (4.97%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (4.29%) IaaS
11 13 (2.93%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (2.71%) npm
12 12 (2.71%) NuGet
13 10 (2.26%) CloudBees
14 6 (1.35%) Google Compute Engine
14 6 (1.35%) SaaS
15 5 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
15 5 (1.13%) Force.com
16 4 (0.90%) Office 365
17 3 (0.68%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.26%) Firewall
2 9 (2.03%) HTTP
2 9 (2.03%) VSAN
3 8 (1.81%) SAN
4 6 (1.35%) AMQP
4 6 (1.35%) Internet
5 5 (1.13%) DNS
5 5 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.90%) DHCP
6 4 (0.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (0.90%) IPv6
6 4 (0.90%) NAS
6 4 (0.90%) PBX
6 4 (0.90%) VPN
6 4 (0.90%) WAN
6 4 (0.90%) Wireless
7 3 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (0.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (0.68%) Network Security
8 1 (0.23%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.87%) Apache Cassandra
2 50 (11.29%) NoSQL
3 40 (9.03%) MongoDB
4 38 (8.58%) PostgreSQL
5 29 (6.55%) MySQL
6 23 (5.19%) Amazon RDS
6 23 (5.19%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.29%) SQL Server
8 15 (3.39%) RDBMS
9 10 (2.26%) MariaDB
10 9 (2.03%) Big Data
11 8 (1.81%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.90%) Apache Hive
12 4 (0.90%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.90%) Redis
13 3 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.68%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 168 (37.92%) Jenkins
2 69 (15.58%) Git (software)
3 55 (12.42%) Sonatype Nexus
4 53 (11.96%) Maven
5 40 (9.03%) JIRA
6 38 (8.58%) Cucumber
7 35 (7.90%) Selenium
8 24 (5.42%) Subversion
8 24 (5.42%) Vagrant
9 23 (5.19%) SonarQube
10 19 (4.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 19 (4.29%) Bitbucket
11 17 (3.84%) TeamCity
12 14 (3.16%) Ant
12 14 (3.16%) Gradle
13 11 (2.48%) Visual Studio
14 8 (1.81%) NUnit
14 8 (1.81%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.81%) WebStorm
15 7 (1.58%) SoapUI
General
1 93 (20.99%) Finance
2 26 (5.87%) Banking
3 19 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 15 (3.39%) Games
5 14 (3.16%) Law
6 10 (2.26%) Investment Banking
7 9 (2.03%) Advertising
7 9 (2.03%) Financial Institution
8 8 (1.81%) Retail
9 6 (1.35%) Legal
10 4 (0.90%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.45%) Marketing
11 2 (0.45%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 116 (26.19%) Developer
2 90 (20.32%) Architect
3 86 (19.41%) DevOps Engineer
4 76 (17.16%) Java Developer
5 56 (12.64%) Cloud Architect
6 29 (6.55%) Cloud Developer
7 28 (6.32%) Cloud Engineer
8 27 (6.09%) Senior DevOps
9 25 (5.64%) AWS Developer
9 25 (5.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 21 (4.74%) Senior Developer
11 20 (4.51%) Java Scala Developer
11 20 (4.51%) Scala Developer
11 20 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (4.29%) Java Architect
12 19 (4.29%) Software Engineer
12 19 (4.29%) Technical Architect
13 18 (4.06%) AWS DevOps
13 18 (4.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (41.31%) Spring
2 149 (33.63%) Spring Boot
3 110 (24.83%) Web Services
4 84 (18.96%) Java EE
5 82 (18.51%) RESTful
6 58 (13.09%) Node.js
7 56 (12.64%) AngularJS
8 49 (11.06%) Spring Cloud
9 45 (10.16%) .NET
10 42 (9.48%) Akka
11 39 (8.80%) HTML
12 35 (7.90%) HTML5
13 32 (7.22%) CSS
14 27 (6.09%) REST
14 27 (6.09%) XML
15 24 (5.42%) Apache Camel
16 20 (4.51%) JSON
16 20 (4.51%) Middleware
16 20 (4.51%) SOAP
17 19 (4.29%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 96 (21.67%) Public Cloud
2 92 (20.77%) Cloud Native
3 71 (16.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 52 (11.74%) Fintech
5 42 (9.48%) Enterprise Software
6 40 (9.03%) Computer Science
7 35 (7.90%) Self-Motivation
8 30 (6.77%) Blog
9 29 (6.55%) Private Cloud
10 15 (3.39%) Greenfield Project
11 13 (2.93%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 11 (2.48%) Data Centre
13 10 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (2.26%) Online Games
14 9 (2.03%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (2.03%) Management Information System
14 9 (2.03%) User Experience
15 7 (1.58%) Mainframe
16 6 (1.35%) Smart Meter
17 5 (1.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 148 (33.41%) Linux
2 50 (11.29%) Windows
3 48 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 21 (4.74%) Unix
5 10 (2.26%) Android
5 10 (2.26%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.03%) CentOS
7 6 (1.35%) Debian
8 5 (1.13%) Windows Server
9 4 (0.90%) Solaris
9 4 (0.90%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.45%) SUSE
10 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.23%) AIX
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (64.79%) DevOps
2 286 (64.56%) Agile Software Development
3 208 (46.95%) Microservices
4 122 (27.54%) Scrum
5 103 (23.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 94 (21.22%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (19.41%) TDD
8 85 (19.19%) Software Engineering
9 81 (18.28%) Configuration Management
10 77 (17.38%) The Twelve-Factor App
11 67 (15.12%) Re-Platforming
12 65 (14.67%) Domain-Driven Design
13 56 (12.64%) Open Source
14 46 (10.38%) Problem-Solving
15 43 (9.71%) E-Commerce
16 38 (8.58%) Deployment Automation
17 36 (8.13%) Test Automation
18 32 (7.22%) Integration Testing
19 31 (7.00%) Software Architecture
19 31 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 277 (62.53%) Java
2 180 (40.63%) Python
3 102 (23.02%) SQL
4 90 (20.32%) Ruby
5 83 (18.74%) JavaScript
6 60 (13.54%) Bash Shell
7 57 (12.87%) Scala
8 56 (12.64%) C#
9 51 (11.51%) Go
10 46 (10.38%) Perl
11 25 (5.64%) PHP
12 21 (4.74%) PowerShell
13 16 (3.61%) C++
14 15 (3.39%) Java 8
15 14 (3.16%) Groovy
16 9 (2.03%) Shell Script
17 6 (1.35%) XPath
18 4 (0.90%) C
19 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
19 3 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (11.51%) Degree
2 32 (7.22%) Master's Degree
3 29 (6.55%) Security Cleared
4 18 (4.06%) RHCE
5 8 (1.81%) RHCSA
6 6 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (1.35%) OCP
6 6 (1.35%) Oracle Certification
7 4 (0.90%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.68%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.68%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.23%) CISSP
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.23%) PhD
9 1 (0.23%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (13.09%) QA
2 12 (2.71%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) GDPR
3 1 (0.23%) PA-DSS
3 1 (0.23%) PSD2
3 1 (0.23%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) UCITS
System Software
1 307 (69.30%) Docker
2 59 (13.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.51%) vSphere
4 11 (2.48%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (2.26%) VMware NSX
6 8 (1.81%) KVM
6 8 (1.81%) oVirt
7 5 (1.13%) Active Directory
7 5 (1.13%) Ceph
8 4 (0.90%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.90%) LXC
8 4 (0.90%) RHEV
8 4 (0.90%) Virtual Desktop
9 2 (0.45%) Dovecot
9 2 (0.45%) GlusterFS
9 2 (0.45%) Postfix
9 2 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.23%) NFS
10 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.23%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 275 (62.08%) Kubernetes
2 209 (47.18%) Ansible
3 146 (32.96%) Puppet
4 102 (23.02%) Opscode Chef
5 56 (12.64%) Terraform
6 23 (5.19%) Salt
7 20 (4.51%) vRealize
8 17 (3.84%) Nagios
9 11 (2.48%) Docker Swarm
10 10 (2.26%) Prometheus
11 9 (2.03%) CloudForms
11 9 (2.03%) Mesos
11 9 (2.03%) vCenter Server
12 8 (1.81%) Sysdig
13 7 (1.58%) Kibana
13 7 (1.58%) rkt
13 7 (1.58%) SCOM
14 6 (1.35%) Consul
14 6 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
15 5 (1.13%) Grafana
Vendors
1 176 (39.73%) Red Hat
2 83 (18.74%) Google
3 80 (18.06%) VMware
4 76 (17.16%) IBM
5 66 (14.90%) Oracle
6 53 (11.96%) WorldPay
7 40 (9.03%) SAP
7 40 (9.03%) Splunk
8 29 (6.55%) Microsoft
9 24 (5.42%) AppDynamics
10 18 (4.06%) SaltStack
11 14 (3.16%) Cognizant
12 13 (2.93%) Qualys
13 12 (2.71%) Atlassian
14 10 (2.26%) ServiceNow
15 9 (2.03%) Intapp
16 6 (1.35%) Ivanti
16 6 (1.35%) Solace
17 5 (1.13%) MuleSoft
17 5 (1.13%) RightScale