Period
to 4 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Puppet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Puppet over the 6 months to 4 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Puppet
UK > Wales
6 months to
4 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +24 -5 -26
Permanent jobs citing Puppet 12 22 37
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 1.14% 1.23% 1.91%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.41% 15.49% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 42
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,039
Median salary % change year-on-year - -8.24% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,811 £36,375
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,375 £57,500
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% -

Puppet 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 162 142 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.36% 7.96% 9.39%
Number of salaries quoted 142 126 156
Median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -9.41% -5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £59,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £62,250 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.26% +4.55% +4.76%

Puppet
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Puppet in Wales

Puppet
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Puppet in Wales

Puppet
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Puppet in Wales over the 6 months to 4 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Puppet in Wales

Puppet
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Puppet within the Wales region over the 6 months to 4 August 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 +19 12 £45,000 - 4
Puppet
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2020, IT jobs citing Puppet 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 Puppet.

1 11 (91.67%) Ansible
2 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 5 (41.67%) Zephyr
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (41.67%) GoCD
4 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
4 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
4 5 (41.67%) C#
4 5 (41.67%) Oracle
4 5 (41.67%) ISEB
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
4 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (41.67%) Selenium
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 5 (41.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
5 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite

Puppet
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 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) GoCD
2 5 (41.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 5 (41.67%) SpecFlow
2 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
2 5 (41.67%) WebDriver
2 5 (41.67%) Zephyr
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Automation Test Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Middleware Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle ADF
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (8.33%) Dropwizard
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Spring Boot
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
1 5 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (33.33%) Shell Script
3 2 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Java 8
4 1 (8.33%) Perl
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) ISEB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB
1 5 (41.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Ansible
2 7 (58.33%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
4 2 (16.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle