Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for openSUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited openSUSE over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

openSUSE Linux
UK
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1083 1168 1196
Rank change year-on-year +85 +28 +86
Permanent jobs citing openSUSE 27 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.077% 0.014% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 1
UK median annual salary £40,000 £90,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.56% +125.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £32,500 -
% change year-on-year +46.15% - -

openSUSE is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35,150 41,887 42,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 23.26% 24.30% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 28,212 34,163 36,177
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.69%
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,750 £24,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.27% -1.25%

openSUSE
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing openSUSE as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for openSUSE in the UK

openSUSE
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing openSUSE.

Salary trend for openSUSE in the UK

openSUSE
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing openSUSE over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for openSUSE in the UK

openSUSE
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing openSUSE within the UK over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. 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 +79 25 £40,000 -55.56% 1
London +60 24 £40,000 -55.56% 1
UK excluding London +48 1 £47,500 +46.15%
North of England - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing openSUSE 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 openSUSE.

1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) Ubuntu
2 25 (92.59%) Puppet
2 25 (92.59%) Jenkins
3 24 (88.89%) Java
3 24 (88.89%) Maven
3 24 (88.89%) Gradle
4 23 (85.19%) LAPP Stack
4 23 (85.19%) HTML
4 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (85.19%) TDD
4 23 (85.19%) Subversion
4 23 (85.19%) Spring
4 23 (85.19%) PostgreSQL
4 23 (85.19%) Log4j
4 23 (85.19%) Hibernate
4 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
4 23 (85.19%) Perl
4 23 (85.19%) PHP
4 23 (85.19%) Oracle
4 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
4 23 (85.19%) JUnit
4 23 (85.19%) CSS
4 23 (85.19%) JSP
4 23 (85.19%) Apache
4 23 (85.19%) Tomcat
4 23 (85.19%) Ajax
4 23 (85.19%) Bitbucket
4 23 (85.19%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (85.19%) Docker

openSUSE
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 23 (85.19%) Apache
1 23 (85.19%) Tomcat
1 23 (85.19%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) PostgreSQL
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (92.59%) Jenkins
2 24 (88.89%) Gradle
2 24 (88.89%) Maven
3 23 (85.19%) Bitbucket
3 23 (85.19%) Git (software)
3 23 (85.19%) JIRA
3 23 (85.19%) JUnit
3 23 (85.19%) Log4j
3 23 (85.19%) Selenium
3 23 (85.19%) Subversion
3 23 (85.19%) TestNG
4 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Developer
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Java Developer
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
1 23 (85.19%) Java Developer
2 2 (7.41%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (7.41%) Network Technician
3 1 (3.70%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (3.70%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) Ajax
1 23 (85.19%) CSS
1 23 (85.19%) Hibernate
1 23 (85.19%) HTML
1 23 (85.19%) Java EE
1 23 (85.19%) jQuery
1 23 (85.19%) JSP
1 23 (85.19%) JSTL
1 23 (85.19%) LAPP Stack
1 23 (85.19%) Spring
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Linux
2 25 (92.59%) Ubuntu
3 23 (85.19%) Android
4 2 (7.41%) CentOS
4 2 (7.41%) Debian
4 2 (7.41%) Fedora
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) SUSE
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (85.19%) TDD
2 2 (7.41%) DevOps
2 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
2 23 (85.19%) Perl
2 23 (85.19%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CCNA
1 2 (7.41%) CCNP
1 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Docker
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (92.59%) Puppet
2 23 (85.19%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (85.19%) Salt
3 2 (7.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (85.19%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.41%) Cisco