Period
to 23 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Salt skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Salt over the 6 months to 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 124 128 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 - -
Permanent jobs citing Salt 4 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.21% 0.26% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.48% 2.87% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 0
Wales median annual salary £48,750 £43,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.72% - -
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% -8.33%

Salt 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 161 174 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 8.49% 9.10% 9.15%
Number of salaries quoted 138 151 168
Wales median annual salary £38,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% -5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £29,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Salt as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Wales

Salt
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Salt in Wales

Salt
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Salt in Wales over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Salt in Wales

Salt
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the Wales region over the 6 months to 23 August 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
South Wales -9 4 £48,750 +10.80%
Salt
UK

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, IT jobs citing Salt 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 Salt.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Banking
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) GCP
2 2 (50.00%) Jetty
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Local Government
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat

Salt
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 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Jetty
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
2 2 (50.00%) Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (50.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTPS
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Microservices
2 2 (50.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Go
2 2 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes