The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 98 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 53 37 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.14% 1.99% 1.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.31% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 46 35 42
Median salary £42,765 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.47% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £35,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.42%
Open Source
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2166 1605 1992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 87.30% 86.48% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1585 1359 1728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £71,800 £68,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Birmingham region.

Open Source Salary Trend in Birmingham

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 65 (62.50%) HTML
2 62 (59.62%) JavaScript
3 59 (56.73%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (46.15%) CSS
5 47 (45.19%) Java
6 46 (44.23%) Git (software)
7 34 (32.69%) XML
8 30 (28.85%) C#
8 30 (28.85%) DevOps
9 29 (27.88%) Google
10 28 (26.92%) jQuery
10 28 (26.92%) PHP
10 28 (26.92%) Scrum
11 27 (25.96%) HTML5
12 26 (25.00%) MySQL
13 25 (24.04%) SQL
13 25 (24.04%) Linux
14 23 (22.12%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (21.15%) REST
15 22 (21.15%) AngularJS
16 21 (20.19%) Vagrant
16 21 (20.19%) Spring
16 21 (20.19%) JSON
17 20 (19.23%) Puppet
17 20 (19.23%) .NET
17 20 (19.23%) MVC
17 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
18 19 (18.27%) MongoDB
18 19 (18.27%) Node.js
18 19 (18.27%) nginx

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 19 (18.27%) nginx
2 18 (17.31%) Apache
3 15 (14.42%) OpenStack
4 13 (12.50%) CMS
5 6 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (5.77%) Umbraco
6 5 (4.81%) JBoss
7 4 (3.85%) WordPress
8 3 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.88%) MindAlign
8 3 (2.88%) Moodle
8 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
8 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.92%) Apache ServiceMix
9 2 (1.92%) Mule
9 2 (1.92%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.96%) GeoServer
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.88%) Fireworks
2 3 (2.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) Blender
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Magento
2 3 (2.88%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (22.12%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (16.35%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (16.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.69%) GitHub
3 8 (7.69%) SaaS
4 5 (4.81%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.96%) Apcera
5 1 (0.96%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) IMAP
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
1 3 (2.88%) LDAP
1 3 (2.88%) OpenLDAP
1 3 (2.88%) S/MIME
1 3 (2.88%) SMTP
1 3 (2.88%) SSL
1 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.00%) MySQL
2 19 (18.27%) MongoDB
3 14 (13.46%) NoSQL
4 11 (10.58%) SQL Server
5 10 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (8.65%) Relational Database
7 7 (6.73%) Redis
8 6 (5.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (4.81%) Neo4j
10 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (2.88%) OLAP
10 3 (2.88%) OLTP
10 3 (2.88%) QlikView
10 3 (2.88%) SAP HANA
10 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.92%) Big Data
11 2 (1.92%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.96%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.96%) GIS
12 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 46 (44.23%) Git (software)
2 21 (20.19%) Vagrant
3 20 (19.23%) Jenkins
4 11 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (9.62%) Maven
6 7 (6.73%) JUnit
7 6 (5.77%) Grunt
7 6 (5.77%) gulp
7 6 (5.77%) Selenium
7 6 (5.77%) Subversion
8 3 (2.88%) Ant
8 3 (2.88%) DbUnit
8 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
8 3 (2.88%) Gradle
8 3 (2.88%) HttpUnit
8 3 (2.88%) IntelliJ
8 3 (2.88%) XMLUnit
9 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (16.35%) Marketing
2 14 (13.46%) Finance
3 12 (11.54%) Advertising
4 9 (8.65%) Games
5 8 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.85%) Publishing
7 3 (2.88%) Banking
7 3 (2.88%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.88%) Retail
7 3 (2.88%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 70 (67.31%) Developer
2 15 (14.42%) JavaScript Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Senior Developer
4 13 (12.50%) PHP Developer
5 12 (11.54%) HTML CSS Developer
5 12 (11.54%) HTML Developer
5 12 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.58%) Web Developer
7 10 (9.62%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (9.62%) Junior
7 10 (9.62%) Junior Developer
7 10 (9.62%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (7.69%) C# Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Java Technologist
8 8 (7.69%) Senior Technologist
8 8 (7.69%) Technologist
9 7 (6.73%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Architect
9 7 (6.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.73%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (62.50%) HTML
2 48 (46.15%) CSS
3 34 (32.69%) XML
4 28 (26.92%) jQuery
5 27 (25.96%) HTML5
6 22 (21.15%) AngularJS
6 22 (21.15%) REST
7 21 (20.19%) JSON
7 21 (20.19%) Spring
8 20 (19.23%) .NET
9 19 (18.27%) Node.js
10 16 (15.38%) RESTful
11 15 (14.42%) ELK Stack
11 15 (14.42%) Spring MVC
12 14 (13.46%) Apache Camel
13 11 (10.58%) CSS3
13 11 (10.58%) React
14 9 (8.65%) Java EE
14 9 (8.65%) Symfony
14 9 (8.65%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.50%) Social Media
3 10 (9.62%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.69%) User Experience
5 3 (2.88%) Blockchain
5 3 (2.88%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.88%) Data Conversion
5 3 (2.88%) e-Learning
5 3 (2.88%) Fintech
5 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.88%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.88%) Physics
5 3 (2.88%) PKI
5 3 (2.88%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.88%) VLE
6 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.92%) Oculus Rift
7 1 (0.96%) Blog
7 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.04%) Linux
2 9 (8.65%) Debian
2 9 (8.65%) Ubuntu
2 9 (8.65%) Unix
3 8 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.81%) Windows
5 4 (3.85%) Android
6 3 (2.88%) CentOS
6 3 (2.88%) Solaris
6 3 (2.88%) SUSE
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (56.73%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.85%) DevOps
3 28 (26.92%) Scrum
4 20 (19.23%) MVC
5 18 (17.31%) Web Development
6 17 (16.35%) TDD
7 14 (13.46%) Automated Testing
8 13 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (10.58%) Front End Development
9 11 (10.58%) Open Source Development
9 11 (10.58%) SDLC
10 10 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (9.62%) Virtual Environments
11 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
12 8 (7.69%) Case Management
12 8 (7.69%) iOS Development
12 8 (7.69%) Kanban
12 8 (7.69%) Mobile Development
12 8 (7.69%) Service Management
13 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 62 (59.62%) JavaScript
2 47 (45.19%) Java
3 30 (28.85%) C#
4 28 (26.92%) PHP
5 25 (24.04%) SQL
6 19 (18.27%) Scala
7 17 (16.35%) Python
8 15 (14.42%) Ruby
9 14 (13.46%) Groovy
10 11 (10.58%) Go
10 11 (10.58%) PHP 5
11 10 (9.62%) C++
12 7 (6.73%) Bash Shell
13 6 (5.77%) C
13 6 (5.77%) Perl
14 5 (4.81%) Clojure
14 5 (4.81%) ES6
15 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
16 2 (1.92%) PHP 4
17 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (14.42%) Degree
2 2 (1.92%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (9.62%) Docker
2 3 (2.88%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.96%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (19.23%) Puppet
2 15 (14.42%) Packer
2 15 (14.42%) Terraform
3 10 (9.62%) Consul
4 6 (5.77%) Ansible
5 5 (4.81%) Grafana
5 5 (4.81%) Graphite
5 5 (4.81%) Kubernetes
5 5 (4.81%) Uchiwa
6 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (27.88%) Google
2 9 (8.65%) Zend
3 7 (6.73%) MuleSoft
4 6 (5.77%) Ektron
4 6 (5.77%) EPiServer
4 6 (5.77%) Sitecore
4 6 (5.77%) WSO2
5 5 (4.81%) Atlassian
5 5 (4.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.85%) Oracle
7 3 (2.88%) Proofpoint
7 3 (2.88%) Rackspace
7 3 (2.88%) SAP
7 3 (2.88%) Tableau
7 3 (2.88%) webMethods
8 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.96%) ESRI
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