Period
to 6 July 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 6 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
6 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 433 602 794
Rank change year-on-year +169 +192 +237
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 467 609 452
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.59% 0.41% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.65% 1.40% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 370 404 283
Median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £45,000 £45,375 £43,750
90th Percentile £142,500 £99,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £53,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -10.83% +9.09% -

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 28,386 43,569 42,575
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 35.91% 29.57% 23.84%
Number of salaries quoted 23,129 35,386 34,679
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £83,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +4.55%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing OpenShift.

Salary trend for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenShift over the 6 months to 6 July 2020.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 15 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 6 July 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 +155 433 £72,500 +3.57% 45
London +77 267 £90,000 +24.14% 25
UK excluding London +238 196 £53,500 -10.83% 24
South East +145 54 £55,000 -8.33% 4
South West +113 52 £51,593 -6.20% 4
North of England +135 29 £55,000 +4.76% 6
East of England +95 22 £47,500 -26.92% 2
North West +87 21 £56,750 +10.73% 5
Wales +36 20 £44,000 +3.53% 2
Work from Home +23 15 £55,000 -31.25% 4
Scotland +86 14 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Yorkshire +116 8 £55,000 +2.33%
Midlands +106 5 £60,000 -22.58% 4
West Midlands +106 4 £60,000 +33.33% 3
East Midlands +56 1 £55,000 -29.03% 1

For the 6 months to 6 July 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.

1 378 (80.94%) Kubernetes
2 353 (75.59%) Docker
3 289 (61.88%) AWS
4 262 (56.10%) Java
5 233 (49.89%) Python
6 229 (49.04%) Finance
7 216 (46.25%) DevOps
8 207 (44.33%) Azure
9 199 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
10 156 (33.40%) Microservices
11 151 (32.33%) Ansible
12 148 (31.69%) Jenkins
13 143 (30.62%) Linux
14 130 (27.84%) JavaScript
15 127 (27.19%) GCP
16 121 (25.91%) Red Hat
17 120 (25.70%) Terraform
18 118 (25.27%) SQL
19 116 (24.84%) Web Services
20 104 (22.27%) Scrum
21 100 (21.41%) Asset Management
22 99 (21.20%) NoSQL
23 92 (19.70%) Git (software)
24 87 (18.63%) Puppet
25 86 (18.42%) Public Cloud
26 84 (17.99%) .NET
27 83 (17.77%) Open Source
28 82 (17.56%) Software Engineering
29 81 (17.34%) Bash Shell
29 81 (17.34%) AngularJS

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 64 (13.70%) Confluence
2 55 (11.78%) Cloud Foundry
3 37 (7.92%) OpenStack
4 22 (4.71%) WebSphere
5 16 (3.43%) Tomcat
5 16 (3.43%) WebLogic
6 15 (3.21%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.57%) CMS
7 12 (2.57%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 5 (1.07%) Skype for Business
11 4 (0.86%) Apache
11 4 (0.86%) nginx
12 3 (0.64%) Apache Spark
12 3 (0.64%) JBoss
12 3 (0.64%) Red Hat Fuse
13 2 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 1 (0.21%) IIS
14 1 (0.21%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Sentinel
1 3 (0.64%) Tesseract
2 1 (0.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 289 (61.88%) AWS
2 207 (44.33%) Azure
3 127 (27.19%) GCP
4 55 (11.78%) Serverless
5 40 (8.57%) PaaS
6 28 (6.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 24 (5.14%) SaaS
8 22 (4.71%) IBM Cloud
9 21 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
10 20 (4.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 18 (3.85%) Amazon EKS
12 16 (3.43%) CloudBees
13 14 (3.00%) Amazon ECS
13 14 (3.00%) GitHub
14 13 (2.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 13 (2.78%) AWS Fargate
15 12 (2.57%) Amazon S3
15 12 (2.57%) AWS Lambda
16 11 (2.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 11 (2.36%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.28%) Firewall
2 18 (3.85%) VPN
3 10 (2.14%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.93%) HTTP
5 7 (1.50%) DMZ
5 7 (1.50%) Internet
6 5 (1.07%) LAN
6 5 (1.07%) MPLS
6 5 (1.07%) Network Security
6 5 (1.07%) Skype
6 5 (1.07%) SSL
6 5 (1.07%) WAN
6 5 (1.07%) WLAN
7 3 (0.64%) ZigBee
8 2 (0.43%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.21%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.21%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.21%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (21.20%) NoSQL
2 49 (10.49%) SQL Server
3 43 (9.21%) PostgreSQL
4 34 (7.28%) MongoDB
5 19 (4.07%) MySQL
6 17 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
7 15 (3.21%) Oracle Database
7 15 (3.21%) Oracle Database 12c
7 15 (3.21%) SQL Server 2012
8 14 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 14 (3.00%) Amazon RDS
8 14 (3.00%) Big Data
9 11 (2.36%) Hadoop
10 9 (1.93%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.50%) OLTP
12 6 (1.28%) InterSystems Cache
13 4 (0.86%) Couchbase
14 2 (0.43%) DB2
14 2 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 148 (31.69%) Jenkins
2 92 (19.70%) Git (software)
3 80 (17.13%) JIRA
4 66 (14.13%) Artifactory
5 42 (8.99%) Cucumber
6 39 (8.35%) GitLab
7 32 (6.85%) Maven
8 29 (6.21%) JUnit
9 27 (5.78%) Mocha
10 26 (5.57%) Sonatype Nexus
11 25 (5.35%) Bitbucket
12 20 (4.28%) SonarQube
13 17 (3.64%) Selenium
14 11 (2.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 11 (2.36%) Bitbucket Server
14 11 (2.36%) Vagrant
15 8 (1.71%) Gradle
15 8 (1.71%) JMeter
16 7 (1.50%) CF BOSH
17 6 (1.28%) git-flow
General
1 229 (49.04%) Finance
2 46 (9.85%) Front Office
3 33 (7.07%) Retail
4 24 (5.14%) Banking
5 10 (2.14%) Legal
6 9 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.71%) Public Sector
8 7 (1.50%) Law
9 6 (1.28%) Automotive
10 5 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.86%) Games
11 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.64%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.43%) Billing
14 1 (0.21%) Back Office
14 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 113 (24.20%) Developer
2 99 (21.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 86 (18.42%) Architect
4 72 (15.42%) Java Developer
5 54 (11.56%) Software Engineer
6 46 (9.85%) Java Engineer
7 44 (9.42%) AWS Engineer
8 39 (8.35%) Java Software Engineer
9 38 (8.14%) Python Engineer
10 36 (7.71%) Solutions Architect
11 33 (7.07%) Cloud Architect
11 33 (7.07%) Linux Engineer
11 33 (7.07%) Test Engineer
12 32 (6.85%) Developer in Test
13 31 (6.64%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 31 (6.64%) Java Developer in Test
13 31 (6.64%) Java Software Developer
13 31 (6.64%) Software Test Engineer
14 28 (6.00%) Senior Developer
15 26 (5.57%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (24.84%) Web Services
2 84 (17.99%) .NET
3 81 (17.34%) AngularJS
4 76 (16.27%) Spring
5 75 (16.06%) React
6 70 (14.99%) Node.js
7 47 (10.06%) Spring Boot
8 33 (7.07%) Jest
8 33 (7.07%) RESTful
9 31 (6.64%) Java EE
10 23 (4.93%) .NET Core
11 19 (4.07%) Spring Cloud
12 18 (3.85%) REST
13 17 (3.64%) CSS
14 15 (3.21%) HTML
14 15 (3.21%) Kafka
15 11 (2.36%) JSON
16 9 (1.93%) Apache Camel
16 9 (1.93%) jQuery
16 9 (1.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 86 (18.42%) Public Cloud
2 80 (17.13%) Greenfield Project
3 58 (12.42%) Derivative
4 49 (10.49%) Blog
5 47 (10.06%) Equities
5 47 (10.06%) Hedge funds
6 46 (9.85%) Equity Derivative
6 46 (9.85%) Fixed Income
7 45 (9.64%) Cloud Native
8 16 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (3.00%) iPad
9 14 (3.00%) Virtual Team
10 12 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
12 10 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.50%) User Experience
14 6 (1.28%) Private Cloud
15 5 (1.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (1.07%) Life Science
15 5 (1.07%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 143 (30.62%) Linux
2 47 (10.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 40 (8.57%) Unix
4 38 (8.14%) Windows
5 15 (3.21%) AIX
5 15 (3.21%) Solaris
6 14 (3.00%) CentOS
7 11 (2.36%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.43%) VMS
8 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Android
9 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (46.25%) DevOps
2 199 (42.61%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (33.40%) Microservices
4 104 (22.27%) Scrum
5 100 (21.41%) Asset Management
6 83 (17.77%) Open Source
7 82 (17.56%) Software Engineering
8 76 (16.27%) Test Automation
9 71 (15.20%) Infrastructure as Code
10 67 (14.35%) Continuous Integration
10 67 (14.35%) Migration
11 64 (13.70%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 55 (11.78%) Fintech
13 52 (11.13%) Decision-Making
13 52 (11.13%) Investment Management
14 48 (10.28%) Configuration Management
15 47 (10.06%) Artificial Intelligence
16 45 (9.64%) Analytics
17 43 (9.21%) Data Analytics
17 43 (9.21%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 262 (56.10%) Java
2 233 (49.89%) Python
3 130 (27.84%) JavaScript
4 118 (25.27%) SQL
5 81 (17.34%) Bash Shell
6 52 (11.13%) C++
7 43 (9.21%) C#
7 43 (9.21%) R
8 34 (7.28%) Ruby
9 33 (7.07%) Go
9 33 (7.07%) PowerShell
10 21 (4.50%) Groovy
11 17 (3.64%) Shell Script
12 16 (3.43%) C
13 14 (3.00%) PHP
13 14 (3.00%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.50%) Apple Swift
14 7 (1.50%) Java 8
14 7 (1.50%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.28%) Perl
Qualifications
1 41 (8.78%) Degree
2 22 (4.71%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.93%) CISSP
5 6 (1.28%) CCNA
5 6 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.28%) GIAC
5 6 (1.28%) Master's Degree
6 5 (1.07%) CCNP
6 5 (1.07%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (1.07%) CHFI
6 5 (1.07%) ECIH
6 5 (1.07%) OCP
6 5 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.07%) RHCE
7 4 (0.86%) MBA
8 3 (0.64%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.43%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.78%) QA
2 13 (2.78%) SLA
3 4 (0.86%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) PMO
System Software
1 353 (75.59%) Docker
2 12 (2.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.36%) GlusterFS
3 11 (2.36%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.64%) Ceph
5 3 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.43%) KVM
6 2 (0.43%) oVirt
7 1 (0.21%) LXC
7 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 378 (80.94%) Kubernetes
2 151 (32.33%) Ansible
3 120 (25.70%) Terraform
4 87 (18.63%) Puppet
5 47 (10.06%) Opscode Chef
6 36 (7.71%) Docker Swarm
7 15 (3.21%) Nagios
8 14 (3.00%) Packer
9 11 (2.36%) Red Hat Satellite
10 9 (1.93%) Mesos
11 7 (1.50%) Oracle ZFS
11 7 (1.50%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.07%) OSSEC
12 5 (1.07%) ZABBIX
13 4 (0.86%) Grafana
14 3 (0.64%) Cobbler
14 3 (0.64%) HP SiteScope
15 2 (0.43%) Consul
16 1 (0.21%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
16 1 (0.21%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 121 (25.91%) Red Hat
2 65 (13.92%) Oracle
3 56 (11.99%) Google
4 44 (9.42%) IBM
5 27 (5.78%) VMware
6 18 (3.85%) Splunk
7 16 (3.43%) SAP
8 13 (2.78%) Cisco
8 13 (2.78%) Microsoft
9 12 (2.57%) New Relic
9 12 (2.57%) SaltStack
10 9 (1.93%) AppDynamics
10 9 (1.93%) Atlassian
11 8 (1.71%) MuleSoft
11 8 (1.71%) Perforce
11 8 (1.71%) TIBCO
12 7 (1.50%) Cloudera
12 7 (1.50%) InterSystems
12 7 (1.50%) Talend
13 6 (1.28%) Dell