Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Salt
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 277 302 249
Rank change year-on-year +25 -53 +119
Permanent jobs citing Salt 23 23 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.24% 0.21% 0.86%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.63% 2.89% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 83
Yorkshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.00% -
10th Percentile £45,000 £44,875 £38,800
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 874 796 1,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.10% 7.35% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 762 631 844
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Salt
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Salt in Yorkshire

Salt
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Salt in Yorkshire

Salt
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Salt within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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 Yorkshire +27 23 £52,500 - 4
Salt
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Salt also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Salt.

1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
1 23 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 22 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (95.65%) Python
2 22 (95.65%) Ruby
3 21 (91.30%) Configuration Management
3 21 (91.30%) Vagrant
3 21 (91.30%) Ansible
4 20 (86.96%) Docker
4 20 (86.96%) Jenkins
4 20 (86.96%) SaltStack
4 20 (86.96%) Bash Shell
4 20 (86.96%) Node.js
4 20 (86.96%) Web Services
5 19 (82.61%) Linux
6 16 (69.57%) Packer
6 16 (69.57%) Continuous Deployment
6 16 (69.57%) Terraform
6 16 (69.57%) Kubernetes
6 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
8 6 (26.09%) Internet
9 4 (17.39%) Nagios
9 4 (17.39%) Oracle
9 4 (17.39%) CSS
9 4 (17.39%) C#
9 4 (17.39%) C++
9 4 (17.39%) HTML

Salt
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 22 (95.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (17.39%) IaaS
2 4 (17.39%) Loggly
2 4 (17.39%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
1 4 (17.39%) Riak
2 2 (8.70%) InfluxDB
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) Vagrant
2 20 (86.96%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 4 (17.39%) Grunt
3 4 (17.39%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (78.26%) AWS DevOps
2 18 (78.26%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 18 (78.26%) AWS Engineer
2 18 (78.26%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 18 (78.26%) Linux Engineer
2 18 (78.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Java Scala Developer
4 2 (8.70%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Python Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (86.96%) Node.js
1 20 (86.96%) Web Services
2 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
2 4 (17.39%) Apache Camel
2 4 (17.39%) CSS
2 4 (17.39%) CSS3
2 4 (17.39%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 4 (17.39%) Kafka
2 4 (17.39%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.70%) Spring
3 2 (8.70%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Debian
2 3 (13.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.70%) SUSE
3 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) DevOps
2 21 (91.30%) Configuration Management
3 16 (69.57%) Continuous Deployment
3 16 (69.57%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) Python
1 22 (95.65%) Ruby
2 20 (86.96%) Bash Shell
3 4 (17.39%) C#
3 4 (17.39%) C++
3 4 (17.39%) Go
3 4 (17.39%) Java
3 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 4 (17.39%) Scala
System Software
1 20 (86.96%) Docker
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 23 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 23 (100.00%) Puppet
2 21 (91.30%) Ansible
3 16 (69.57%) Kubernetes
3 16 (69.57%) Packer
3 16 (69.57%) Terraform
4 4 (17.39%) Nagios
4 4 (17.39%) Prometheus
4 4 (17.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) SaltStack
2 4 (17.39%) Google
2 4 (17.39%) New Relic
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Rackspace
2 4 (17.39%) Splunk
3 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.70%) VMware