Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 777 1046 1197
Rank change year-on-year +269 +151 +65
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 453 128 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.075% 0.052%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.16% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 246 85 95
UK median annual salary £67,500 £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.39% -23.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £45,000 £37,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £70,000 £113,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year +5.00% -21.57% +6.25%

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 39,119 25,718 22,856
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.04% 15.01% 11.18%
Number of salaries quoted 32,093 21,483 19,294
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in the UK

OpenShift
Top 13 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 21 April 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 +280 443 £67,500 +17.39% 43
London +151 240 £76,000 +26.67% 17
UK excluding London +119 210 £52,500 +5.00% 28
North of England +59 83 £55,000 +10.00% 5
North West +58 82 £53,750 +7.50% 5
South East +22 44 £61,250 -1.21% 11
East of England - 40 - -
South West -8 21 £50,000 +21.21% 8
Midlands +7 12 £53,750 -4.44% 2
Scotland - 10 £49,000 - 2
West Midlands +5 8 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +3 4 £60,000 +6.67% 1
Yorkshire - 1 £77,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 302 (66.67%) Docker
2 295 (65.12%) DevOps
3 294 (64.90%) Java
4 290 (64.02%) Amazon AWS
5 285 (62.91%) Agile Software Development
6 255 (56.29%) Jenkins
7 226 (49.89%) Python
8 213 (47.02%) Ansible
9 195 (43.05%) Kubernetes
10 179 (39.51%) Linux
11 175 (38.63%) Puppet
12 166 (36.64%) Ruby
13 165 (36.42%) Continuous Delivery
14 157 (34.66%) Continuous Integration
15 144 (31.79%) Web Services
16 140 (30.91%) Spring
17 138 (30.46%) Sonatype Nexus
18 133 (29.36%) Public Cloud
19 131 (28.92%) Microservices
20 127 (28.04%) Scala
20 127 (28.04%) SQL
21 126 (27.81%) Finance
22 116 (25.61%) GitHub
23 115 (25.39%) TDD
24 112 (24.72%) Red Hat
25 110 (24.28%) AngularJS
25 110 (24.28%) Opscode Chef
26 107 (23.62%) Apache Cassandra
27 105 (23.18%) Microsoft Azure
27 105 (23.18%) E-Commerce

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 (8.83%) OpenStack
2 34 (7.51%) JBoss
3 26 (5.74%) Cloud Foundry
3 26 (5.74%) Confluence
4 21 (4.64%) Apache
5 17 (3.75%) Apache Spark
5 17 (3.75%) WebSphere
6 8 (1.77%) nginx
7 7 (1.55%) Tomcat
8 6 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.88%) CMS
9 4 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.66%) Jetty
10 3 (0.66%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (6.84%) Payment Gateway
2 4 (0.88%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (0.88%) PeopleSoft CRM
Cloud Services
1 290 (64.02%) Amazon AWS
2 116 (25.61%) GitHub
3 105 (23.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (13.91%) PaaS
5 48 (10.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 22 (4.86%) CloudBees
6 22 (4.86%) IaaS
6 22 (4.86%) SaaS
7 15 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
8 10 (2.21%) Datadog
9 7 (1.55%) Serverless
10 6 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (1.32%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.32%) AWS CloudFormation
10 6 (1.32%) Bluemix
10 6 (1.32%) IBM Cloud
10 6 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.08%) HTTP
2 22 (4.86%) VSAN
3 15 (3.31%) Firewall
4 13 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 13 (2.87%) VPN
5 11 (2.43%) Internet
6 10 (2.21%) DNS
6 10 (2.21%) SMTP
7 9 (1.99%) AMQP
8 6 (1.32%) FTP
9 3 (0.66%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (0.66%) SSL
10 2 (0.44%) 3G
10 2 (0.44%) 4G
10 2 (0.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (23.62%) Apache Cassandra
2 83 (18.32%) NoSQL
3 47 (10.38%) MySQL
4 37 (8.17%) Big Data
5 29 (6.40%) MongoDB
6 21 (4.64%) MariaDB
7 19 (4.19%) Hadoop
8 18 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.87%) Redis
9 13 (2.87%) Relational Database
10 11 (2.43%) Data Lake
11 10 (2.21%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.77%) HBase
12 8 (1.77%) SQL Server
13 7 (1.55%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 6 (1.32%) RDBMS
15 5 (1.10%) Presto
16 4 (0.88%) Oracle Exadata
17 3 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
18 2 (0.44%) Squirro
Development Applications
1 255 (56.29%) Jenkins
2 138 (30.46%) Sonatype Nexus
3 104 (22.96%) Maven
4 92 (20.31%) Git (software)
5 62 (13.69%) Cucumber
6 44 (9.71%) Gradle
7 42 (9.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 34 (7.51%) Bitbucket
9 29 (6.40%) JIRA
10 28 (6.18%) TeamCity
11 20 (4.42%) Team Foundation Server
11 20 (4.42%) Vagrant
12 17 (3.75%) SonarQube
13 16 (3.53%) Artifactory
14 15 (3.31%) JUnit
15 14 (3.09%) Ant
16 13 (2.87%) Travis CI
17 12 (2.65%) Selenium
18 10 (2.21%) GoCD
19 9 (1.99%) Subversion
General
1 126 (27.81%) Finance
2 51 (11.26%) Banking
3 46 (10.15%) Games
4 23 (5.08%) Investment Banking
5 21 (4.64%) Law
6 20 (4.42%) Retail
7 9 (1.99%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.10%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.88%) Billing
10 3 (0.66%) Advertising
10 3 (0.66%) Automotive
11 2 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Front Office
12 1 (0.22%) International Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (19.65%) Developer
2 76 (16.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 69 (15.23%) Java Developer
4 59 (13.02%) Cloud Engineer
5 57 (12.58%) Consultant
6 46 (10.15%) Java Engineer
7 43 (9.49%) Senior Developer
8 41 (9.05%) Senior Java Developer
9 40 (8.83%) Scala Developer
10 37 (8.17%) Java Scala Developer
11 32 (7.06%) DevOps Consultant
11 32 (7.06%) Senior Java Scala Developer
11 32 (7.06%) Senior Scala Developer
12 30 (6.62%) Linux Engineer
13 29 (6.40%) Principal Consultant
14 28 (6.18%) Software Engineer
15 26 (5.74%) CloudOps Engineer
16 25 (5.52%) Cloud Consultant
17 22 (4.86%) Lead DevOps
18 20 (4.42%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 144 (31.79%) Web Services
2 140 (30.91%) Spring
3 110 (24.28%) AngularJS
4 103 (22.74%) Akka
5 74 (16.34%) Node.js
6 73 (16.11%) RESTful
7 62 (13.69%) .NET
8 61 (13.47%) REST
9 44 (9.71%) .NET Framework
10 43 (9.49%) LAMP
11 34 (7.51%) JMS
12 32 (7.06%) Spring Boot
13 26 (5.74%) HTML
14 22 (4.86%) CSS
15 21 (4.64%) Middleware
16 20 (4.42%) JSON
16 20 (4.42%) XML
17 19 (4.19%) Hibernate
18 18 (3.97%) ActiveMQ
19 17 (3.75%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 133 (29.36%) Public Cloud
2 103 (22.74%) Private Cloud
3 89 (19.65%) Fintech
4 44 (9.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 44 (9.71%) Online Games
5 23 (5.08%) Cloud Native
6 22 (4.86%) Data Centre
7 19 (4.19%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (2.65%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.10%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
9 5 (1.10%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.88%) Contactless
10 4 (0.88%) EMV
10 4 (0.88%) IVR
10 4 (0.88%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.66%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (0.66%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 179 (39.51%) Linux
2 45 (9.93%) Android
2 45 (9.93%) Apple iOS
3 38 (8.39%) Windows
4 37 (8.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 36 (7.95%) Unix
6 15 (3.31%) CentOS
7 14 (3.09%) Solaris
8 8 (1.77%) Debian
9 6 (1.32%) SUSE
10 4 (0.88%) AIX
10 4 (0.88%) CoreOS
10 4 (0.88%) Oracle Linux
11 2 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.44%) zOS
12 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (65.12%) DevOps
2 285 (62.91%) Agile Software Development
3 165 (36.42%) Continuous Delivery
4 157 (34.66%) Continuous Integration
5 131 (28.92%) Microservices
6 115 (25.39%) TDD
7 105 (23.18%) E-Commerce
8 88 (19.43%) Software Engineering
9 87 (19.21%) Scrum
10 57 (12.58%) Cloud Operations
11 53 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 53 (11.70%) Integration Testing
12 48 (10.60%) Cryptography
13 47 (10.38%) Use Case
14 46 (10.15%) ERD
14 46 (10.15%) Software Architecture
14 46 (10.15%) Wireframes
15 44 (9.71%) DDoS Mitigation
16 40 (8.83%) Migration
17 38 (8.39%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 294 (64.90%) Java
2 226 (49.89%) Python
3 166 (36.64%) Ruby
4 127 (28.04%) Scala
4 127 (28.04%) SQL
5 81 (17.88%) JavaScript
6 67 (14.79%) Perl
7 64 (14.13%) PHP
8 46 (10.15%) Bash Shell
9 39 (8.61%) C
10 33 (7.28%) Go
11 31 (6.84%) C++
12 27 (5.96%) Groovy
13 15 (3.31%) Java 8
14 14 (3.09%) C#
15 13 (2.87%) Shell Script
16 11 (2.43%) Clojure
16 11 (2.43%) Kotlin
17 10 (2.21%) PL/SQL
18 8 (1.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (7.95%) Security Cleared
2 27 (5.96%) SC Cleared
3 21 (4.64%) Degree
4 9 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.66%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (0.66%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.44%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.22%) RHCE
8 1 (0.22%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (10.15%) PCI DSS
2 39 (8.61%) QA
3 4 (0.88%) PSD2
4 2 (0.44%) GCP
4 2 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.22%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 302 (66.67%) Docker
2 36 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (5.30%) VMware NSX
4 22 (4.86%) vSphere
5 8 (1.77%) Ceph
5 8 (1.77%) Postfix
6 7 (1.55%) Dovecot
7 4 (0.88%) GlusterFS
7 4 (0.88%) VirtualBox
8 3 (0.66%) HDFS
9 2 (0.44%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 213 (47.02%) Ansible
2 195 (43.05%) Kubernetes
3 175 (38.63%) Puppet
4 110 (24.28%) Opscode Chef
5 65 (14.35%) Nagios
6 31 (6.84%) Terraform
7 22 (4.86%) vRealize
8 20 (4.42%) Rundeck
9 19 (4.19%) Salt
10 18 (3.97%) Kibana
10 18 (3.97%) Prometheus
11 11 (2.43%) CloudForms
11 11 (2.43%) Consul
12 10 (2.21%) Mesos
13 8 (1.77%) Galera Cluster
14 5 (1.10%) Packer
14 5 (1.10%) Sysdig
15 3 (0.66%) OSSEC
16 2 (0.44%) HAProxy
16 2 (0.44%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 112 (24.72%) Red Hat
2 98 (21.63%) Oracle
3 97 (21.41%) WorldPay
4 72 (15.89%) Splunk
5 59 (13.02%) VMware
6 48 (10.60%) AppDynamics
7 32 (7.06%) Qualys
8 29 (6.40%) Microsoft
9 24 (5.30%) Google
10 16 (3.53%) IBM
11 14 (3.09%) New Relic
12 10 (2.21%) CenturyLink
13 8 (1.77%) Atlassian
14 7 (1.55%) Apigee
14 7 (1.55%) Cognizant
14 7 (1.55%) Scality
14 7 (1.55%) Sun
15 6 (1.32%) MuleSoft
15 6 (1.32%) Solace
15 6 (1.32%) Sybase