Period
to 8 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Opscode Chef skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Opscode Chef over the 6 months to 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Opscode Chef
UK > Wales
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 72 95 107
Rank change year-on-year +23 +12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Opscode Chef 28 24 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 2.22% 1.35% 1.67%
As % of the Systems Management category 15.91% 18.18% 19.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 35
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,811 £34,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%

Opscode Chef is in the Systems Management 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 systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 176 132 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 13.95% 7.44% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 152 121 135
Median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -9.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,000 £28,950
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Opscode Chef
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Opscode Chef in Wales

Opscode Chef
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Opscode Chef in Wales

Opscode Chef
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Opscode Chef in Wales over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Opscode Chef in Wales

Opscode Chef
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Opscode Chef within the Wales region over the 6 months to 8 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
South Wales +13 15 £45,000 - 7
North Wales - 13 - - 1
Opscode Chef
UK

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, IT jobs citing Opscode Chef 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 Opscode Chef.

1 21 (75.00%) DevOps
2 17 (60.71%) Azure
2 17 (60.71%) C#
3 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 13 (46.43%) Retail
5 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 12 (42.86%) Ansible
5 12 (42.86%) Docker
5 12 (42.86%) Puppet
6 11 (39.29%) Kubernetes
7 10 (35.71%) PaaS
7 10 (35.71%) Finance
7 10 (35.71%) SQL
8 8 (28.57%) .NET
8 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
8 8 (28.57%) Linux
8 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 8 (28.57%) Degree
8 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
8 8 (28.57%) Cloud Native
8 8 (28.57%) .NET Core
9 7 (25.00%) GoCD
9 7 (25.00%) Zephyr
9 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (25.00%) AWS
9 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
9 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
9 7 (25.00%) Test Automation

Opscode Chef
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:

Cloud Services
1 17 (60.71%) Azure
2 10 (35.71%) PaaS
3 7 (25.00%) AWS
4 6 (21.43%) GCP
5 5 (17.86%) Azure Functions
5 5 (17.86%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (17.86%) IaaS
5 5 (17.86%) SaaS
5 5 (17.86%) Serverless
6 3 (10.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (10.71%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) DHCP
1 5 (17.86%) DNS
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
1 5 (17.86%) Network Security
1 5 (17.86%) VPN
2 3 (10.71%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Cosmos DB
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 8 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 7 (25.00%) GoCD
4 7 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (25.00%) Selenium
4 7 (25.00%) SpecFlow
4 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 7 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (25.00%) Zephyr
5 3 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (7.14%) GitLab
7 1 (3.57%) Hudson
7 1 (3.57%) Subversion
General
1 13 (46.43%) Retail
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 7 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Cloud Specialist
4 5 (17.86%) Integration Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) Junior
7 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) .NET
1 8 (28.57%) .NET Core
2 5 (17.86%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
3 3 (10.71%) ADO
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (10.71%) Entity Framework
4 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.14%) Node.js
4 2 (7.14%) React
5 1 (3.57%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Cloud Native
2 5 (17.86%) Clustering
2 5 (17.86%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (17.86%) Public Cloud
3 3 (10.71%) CMDB
3 3 (10.71%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (21.43%) Windows
3 5 (17.86%) CentOS
3 5 (17.86%) SUSE
3 5 (17.86%) Ubuntu
3 5 (17.86%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) DevOps
2 14 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 5 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
4 5 (17.86%) Collaborative Working
4 5 (17.86%) Decision-Making
4 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (17.86%) High Availability
4 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
4 5 (17.86%) Load Balancing
4 5 (17.86%) Mentoring
4 5 (17.86%) Observability
4 5 (17.86%) Scrum
4 5 (17.86%) SOLID
4 5 (17.86%) Sprint Review
4 5 (17.86%) TDD
4 5 (17.86%) User Stories
5 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (35.71%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Bash Shell
5 3 (10.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (7.14%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) Java
7 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
2 7 (25.00%) ISEB
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Docker
2 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (42.86%) Ansible
1 12 (42.86%) Puppet
2 11 (39.29%) Kubernetes
3 3 (10.71%) Terraform
4 2 (7.14%) Grafana
4 2 (7.14%) Prometheus
4 2 (7.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
3 4 (14.29%) Google
4 2 (7.14%) Splunk