Period
to 9 August 2020

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 9 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
UK > Wales
6 months to
9 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 90 119 132
Rank change year-on-year +29 +13 -
Permanent jobs citing Salt 1 5 5
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.097% 0.27% 0.26%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 3.38% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 6
Median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £43,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -10.98% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £47,500 £62,500 £51,875
UK median annual salary £80,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +18.52% +12.50% +6.67%

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 162 148 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 15.77% 8.11% 9.45%
Number of salaries quoted 142 130 156
Median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -8.11%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,125 £60,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Wales

Salt
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend 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 9 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 +31 1 £45,000 +16.88%
Salt
UK

For the 6 months to 9 August 2020, 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 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Hudson
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet