Period
to 27 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 27 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Red Hat OpenShift
UK > Wales
6 months to
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 72 121
Rank change year-on-year +28 +49 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenShift 81 21 4
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 5.75% 1.83% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.99% 5.17% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59 19 2
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,250 £41,450
25th Percentile £39,500 £32,000 £41,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £44,000 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.27% -5.38% -
75th Percentile £60,000 £49,125 £54,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £54,300 £56,350
UK median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%

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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 579 406 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 41.09% 35.43% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 449 339 361
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,686 £26,250
25th Percentile £32,750 £33,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +12.50% -0.52%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

OpenShift
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for OpenShift in Wales

OpenShift
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for OpenShift in Wales

OpenShift
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing OpenShift in Wales over the 6 months to 27 July 2021.

Salary histogram for OpenShift in Wales

OpenShift
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenShift within the Wales region over the 6 months to 27 July 2021. 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
West Wales - 68 £45,000 - 5
South Wales -12 13 £53,375 +21.31% 2
OpenShift
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 2021, 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for OpenShift.

1 70 (86.42%) DevOps
2 61 (75.31%) Advertising
3 60 (74.07%) Java
4 58 (71.60%) Microservices
5 54 (66.67%) Kubernetes
6 43 (53.09%) Azure
7 39 (48.15%) Jenkins
8 37 (45.68%) .NET
9 35 (43.21%) Docker
10 31 (38.27%) Spring Boot
10 31 (38.27%) Spring
11 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
12 29 (35.80%) Scrum
13 28 (34.57%) .NET Framework
14 27 (33.33%) Kanban
15 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
15 26 (32.10%) Continuous Improvement
16 25 (30.86%) BDD
16 25 (30.86%) RESTful
16 25 (30.86%) TDD
16 25 (30.86%) Web Services
17 18 (22.22%) Linux
18 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
19 16 (19.75%) Ansible
20 13 (16.05%) Windows
21 11 (13.58%) IT Strategy
22 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 10 (12.35%) Strategic Roadmap
22 10 (12.35%) People Management
23 9 (11.11%) Red Hat

OpenShift
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 7 (8.64%) Apache
1 7 (8.64%) Apache Spark
1 7 (8.64%) Elasticsearch
1 7 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 43 (53.09%) Azure
2 6 (7.41%) IaaS
2 6 (7.41%) PaaS
2 6 (7.41%) SaaS
3 4 (4.94%) GitHub
4 3 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.23%) AWS
5 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.23%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.64%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 39 (48.15%) Jenkins
2 26 (32.10%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.70%) JIRA
4 2 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (2.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.23%) JMeter
5 1 (1.23%) Postman
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 61 (75.31%) Advertising
2 4 (4.94%) Social Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.47%) Electronics
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Architect
2 22 (27.16%) Developer
3 20 (24.69%) Applications Architect
3 20 (24.69%) Java Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 11 (13.58%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (12.35%) Linux Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Junior
10 2 (2.47%) Lead Developer
11 1 (1.23%) Lead DevOps
11 1 (1.23%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 1 (1.23%) Senior DevOps
11 1 (1.23%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.68%) .NET
2 31 (38.27%) Spring
2 31 (38.27%) Spring Boot
3 28 (34.57%) .NET Framework
4 25 (30.86%) RESTful
4 25 (30.86%) Web Services
5 7 (8.64%) JMS
6 2 (2.47%) YAML
7 1 (1.23%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (22.22%) Linux
2 13 (16.05%) Windows
3 8 (9.88%) CentOS
4 7 (8.64%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (86.42%) DevOps
2 58 (71.60%) Microservices
3 30 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (35.80%) Scrum
5 27 (33.33%) Kanban
6 26 (32.10%) Continuous Improvement
7 25 (30.86%) BDD
7 25 (30.86%) TDD
8 17 (20.99%) Mentoring
9 11 (13.58%) IT Strategy
10 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (12.35%) People Management
10 10 (12.35%) Strategic Roadmap
11 9 (11.11%) Software Delivery
11 9 (11.11%) Technical Leadership
12 8 (9.88%) Coaching
12 8 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (9.88%) ITIL
12 8 (9.88%) Strategic Thinking
13 7 (8.64%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (74.07%) Java
2 4 (4.94%) Bash Shell
2 4 (4.94%) Python
3 2 (2.47%) Perl
3 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) RHCE
2 1 (1.23%) MCSD
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (43.21%) Docker
2 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.64%) vSphere
3 7 (8.64%) XenApp
3 7 (8.64%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 54 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 16 (19.75%) Ansible
3 7 (8.64%) Puppet
4 4 (4.94%) Terraform
5 2 (2.47%) CloudForms
5 2 (2.47%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Red Hat
1 9 (11.11%) VMware
2 7 (8.64%) F5
3 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.23%) Veracode