Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 838 1105 1203
Rank change year-on-year +267 +98 +64
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 339 74 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.042% 0.038%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.98% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 187 66 70
UK median annual salary £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.96% -1.92% -
10th Percentile £38,250 £38,125 £43,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £85,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -23.08% -

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 34,594 23,636 20,755
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 19.95% 13.54% 9.95%
Number of salaries quoted 28,653 19,816 17,448
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,475 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

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 22 January 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 12 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 22 January 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 +267 327 £65,000 +4.00% 66
UK excluding London +144 174 £50,000 - 36
London +115 163 £75,000 +7.14% 36
North West +71 81 £45,000 -14.29% 8
North of England +70 81 £45,000 -14.29% 9
South East +49 48 £62,500 - 11
East of England - 21 £70,000 - 4
South West -3 11 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Scotland - 11 £52,000 - 6
Midlands +9 3 £53,250 +6.50% 2
West Midlands +6 2 £53,250 +6.50% 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 241 (71.09%) Java
2 228 (67.26%) Docker
3 217 (64.01%) Agile Software Development
4 207 (61.06%) DevOps
5 197 (58.11%) Amazon AWS
6 195 (57.52%) Jenkins
7 161 (47.49%) Python
8 144 (42.48%) Kubernetes
9 130 (38.35%) Linux
10 123 (36.28%) Ansible
11 118 (34.81%) Puppet
12 117 (34.51%) Microservices
13 114 (33.63%) Continuous Delivery
14 112 (33.04%) SQL
15 110 (32.45%) Spring
16 104 (30.68%) Continuous Integration
17 98 (28.91%) Web Services
18 90 (26.55%) Finance
19 87 (25.66%) AngularJS
20 86 (25.37%) Maven
20 86 (25.37%) TDD
21 85 (25.07%) Ruby
22 82 (24.19%) Scala
22 82 (24.19%) Sonatype Nexus
23 80 (23.60%) Scrum
24 75 (22.12%) Git (software)
25 74 (21.83%) Software Engineering
26 73 (21.53%) Oracle
26 73 (21.53%) Public Cloud
27 72 (21.24%) Microsoft Azure

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 36 (10.62%) OpenStack
2 30 (8.85%) Cloud Foundry
3 26 (7.67%) Confluence
4 22 (6.49%) JBoss
5 15 (4.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 12 (3.54%) CMS
7 11 (3.24%) WebSphere
8 8 (2.36%) Apache
8 8 (2.36%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.06%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.18%) Alfresco
10 4 (1.18%) Drupal
10 4 (1.18%) Liferay
11 3 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
12 1 (0.29%) DataSynapse
12 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.06%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 197 (58.11%) Amazon AWS
2 72 (21.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (18.29%) GitHub
4 52 (15.34%) PaaS
5 22 (6.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 19 (5.60%) IaaS
7 16 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 12 (3.54%) SaaS
9 11 (3.24%) CloudBees
10 7 (2.06%) Bluemix
10 7 (2.06%) IBM Cloud
10 7 (2.06%) Serverless
11 6 (1.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (1.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (1.18%) Amazon S3
13 4 (1.18%) npm
13 4 (1.18%) Route 53
13 4 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.60%) HTTP
2 15 (4.42%) VSAN
3 11 (3.24%) FTP
4 10 (2.95%) Internet
5 8 (2.36%) Firewall
6 5 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 5 (1.47%) VPN
7 4 (1.18%) SSL
8 3 (0.88%) AMQP
8 3 (0.88%) Software-Defined Networking
9 2 (0.59%) SAN
10 1 (0.29%) DNS
10 1 (0.29%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (19.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 60 (17.70%) NoSQL
3 26 (7.67%) Big Data
4 22 (6.49%) MySQL
5 21 (6.19%) MongoDB
6 19 (5.60%) SQL Server
7 14 (4.13%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.24%) MS Access
9 10 (2.95%) Redis
10 9 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (2.36%) Oracle Database
12 7 (2.06%) Hadoop
13 5 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (1.47%) Hazelcast
14 4 (1.18%) Amazon RDS
15 3 (0.88%) MariaDB
15 3 (0.88%) QlikView
15 3 (0.88%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 3 (0.88%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 195 (57.52%) Jenkins
2 86 (25.37%) Maven
3 82 (24.19%) Sonatype Nexus
4 75 (22.12%) Git (software)
5 41 (12.09%) Cucumber
6 31 (9.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 29 (8.55%) JIRA
8 26 (7.67%) Gradle
9 25 (7.37%) JUnit
10 20 (5.90%) TeamCity
11 15 (4.42%) Eclipse
11 15 (4.42%) IntelliJ
12 14 (4.13%) GitLab
12 14 (4.13%) SonarQube
12 14 (4.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 13 (3.83%) Vagrant
14 11 (3.24%) Ant
14 11 (3.24%) Bitbucket
14 11 (3.24%) Subversion
14 11 (3.24%) Travis CI
General
1 90 (26.55%) Finance
2 52 (15.34%) Banking
3 21 (6.19%) Games
3 21 (6.19%) Investment Banking
4 16 (4.72%) Law
5 10 (2.95%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.06%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.06%) Retail
7 4 (1.18%) Advertising
7 4 (1.18%) Front Office
8 2 (0.59%) Automotive
9 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.29%) International Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Marketing
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.29%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (17.70%) Developer
2 58 (17.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 52 (15.34%) Java Developer
4 43 (12.68%) Java Engineer
5 34 (10.03%) Cloud Engineer
6 33 (9.73%) Software Engineer
7 32 (9.44%) Consultant
8 22 (6.49%) CloudOps Engineer
8 22 (6.49%) Senior Developer
9 21 (6.19%) Principal Consultant
10 20 (5.90%) Linux Engineer
10 20 (5.90%) Senior Java Developer
11 17 (5.01%) Architect
11 17 (5.01%) Lead DevOps
11 17 (5.01%) Scala Developer
12 15 (4.42%) Analyst
12 15 (4.42%) Cloud Consultant
12 15 (4.42%) DevOps Consultant
12 15 (4.42%) Java Software Engineer
13 14 (4.13%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (32.45%) Spring
2 98 (28.91%) Web Services
3 87 (25.66%) AngularJS
4 65 (19.17%) REST
5 61 (17.99%) Akka
6 50 (14.75%) Node.js
7 44 (12.98%) RESTful
8 37 (10.91%) JMS
9 33 (9.73%) .NET
10 31 (9.14%) Spring Boot
11 29 (8.55%) Hibernate
11 29 (8.55%) HTML
11 29 (8.55%) Middleware
12 26 (7.67%) CSS
13 24 (7.08%) ActiveMQ
13 24 (7.08%) jQuery
14 23 (6.78%) LAMP
15 21 (6.19%) .NET Framework
16 18 (5.31%) HTML5
16 18 (5.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 73 (21.53%) Public Cloud
2 62 (18.29%) Fintech
3 59 (17.40%) Private Cloud
4 29 (8.55%) Computer Science
5 21 (6.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 21 (6.19%) Online Games
6 16 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (4.42%) Cloud Native
8 10 (2.95%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (2.06%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.77%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.47%) Mobile Banking
13 4 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (1.18%) CESG
13 4 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.18%) User Experience
14 3 (0.88%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (0.88%) Internet of Things
14 3 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 130 (38.35%) Linux
2 45 (13.27%) Unix
3 36 (10.62%) Windows
4 29 (8.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 25 (7.37%) Android
5 25 (7.37%) Apple iOS
6 12 (3.54%) CentOS
7 5 (1.47%) AIX
7 5 (1.47%) CoreOS
7 5 (1.47%) Solaris
7 5 (1.47%) SUSE
7 5 (1.47%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (64.01%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (61.06%) DevOps
3 117 (34.51%) Microservices
4 114 (33.63%) Continuous Delivery
5 104 (30.68%) Continuous Integration
6 86 (25.37%) TDD
7 80 (23.60%) Scrum
8 74 (21.83%) Software Engineering
9 66 (19.47%) E-Commerce
10 43 (12.68%) Use Case
11 42 (12.39%) Open Source
12 41 (12.09%) Cloud Operations
13 38 (11.21%) Test Automation
14 33 (9.73%) Migration
15 29 (8.55%) Continuous Improvement
15 29 (8.55%) Integration Testing
16 27 (7.96%) BDD
16 27 (7.96%) Configuration Management
17 26 (7.67%) Auto-Scaling
18 24 (7.08%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 241 (71.09%) Java
2 161 (47.49%) Python
3 112 (33.04%) SQL
4 85 (25.07%) Ruby
5 82 (24.19%) Scala
6 63 (18.58%) JavaScript
7 46 (13.57%) C
7 46 (13.57%) PHP
8 38 (11.21%) C++
8 38 (11.21%) Perl
9 27 (7.96%) Go
10 26 (7.67%) Bash Shell
11 16 (4.72%) PL/SQL
12 14 (4.13%) Groovy
13 12 (3.54%) Clojure
14 11 (3.24%) T-SQL
15 10 (2.95%) Shell Script
15 10 (2.95%) XPath
16 9 (2.65%) Korn
17 5 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 41 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 36 (10.62%) Degree
2 36 (10.62%) SC Cleared
3 22 (6.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
4 4 (1.18%) PhD
5 3 (0.88%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.59%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.29%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.09%) QA
2 21 (6.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 228 (67.26%) Docker
2 19 (5.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.42%) VMware NSX
3 15 (4.42%) vSphere
4 5 (1.47%) GlusterFS
5 4 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (1.18%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.59%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 144 (42.48%) Kubernetes
2 123 (36.28%) Ansible
3 118 (34.81%) Puppet
4 69 (20.35%) Opscode Chef
5 38 (11.21%) Nagios
6 20 (5.90%) Kibana
6 20 (5.90%) Prometheus
7 15 (4.42%) vRealize
8 14 (4.13%) Ganglia
9 13 (3.83%) Mesos
10 10 (2.95%) Terraform
11 8 (2.36%) Salt
12 7 (2.06%) Rundeck
13 5 (1.47%) Packer
14 4 (1.18%) OSSEC
15 3 (0.88%) AirWatch
15 3 (0.88%) CA Wily
16 2 (0.59%) CFEngine
17 1 (0.29%) Consul
17 1 (0.29%) rkt
Vendors
1 73 (21.53%) Oracle
2 64 (18.88%) Red Hat
3 56 (16.52%) WorldPay
4 43 (12.68%) Splunk
5 37 (10.91%) AppDynamics
6 28 (8.26%) Microsoft
7 27 (7.96%) VMware
8 26 (7.67%) IBM
9 22 (6.49%) Qualys
10 20 (5.90%) Google
11 14 (4.13%) ServiceNow
11 14 (4.13%) Tableau
12 11 (3.24%) Solace
12 11 (3.24%) Sybase
12 11 (3.24%) Teradata
13 10 (2.95%) Apigee
14 7 (2.06%) CenturyLink
14 7 (2.06%) MuleSoft
14 7 (2.06%) TIBCO
15 6 (1.77%) New Relic