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 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 91 76 107
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +31
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 53 55 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.25% 2.74% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 3.21% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 17
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +76.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £40,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £55,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
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
2035 1712 1613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.52% 85.17% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1482 1394 1421
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 27 June 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 89 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (60.48%) HTML
2 75 (60.48%) JavaScript
2 75 (60.48%) XML
3 64 (51.61%) Git (software)
4 61 (49.19%) REST
5 60 (48.39%) Scrum
6 56 (45.16%) CSS
7 55 (44.35%) Linux
8 54 (43.55%) JSON
9 53 (42.74%) jQuery
10 47 (37.90%) Google
10 47 (37.90%) nginx
10 47 (37.90%) Java
11 45 (36.29%) Apache
12 44 (35.48%) MySQL
12 44 (35.48%) Web Development
12 44 (35.48%) DevOps
13 42 (33.87%) PHP
14 40 (32.26%) LAMP
14 40 (32.26%) Symfony
14 40 (32.26%) Zend
14 40 (32.26%) Magento
14 40 (32.26%) LEMP Stack
15 35 (28.23%) Scala
15 35 (28.23%) E-Commerce
16 34 (27.42%) Amazon AWS
17 29 (23.39%) Spring
17 29 (23.39%) MVC
18 28 (22.58%) Debian

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 47 (37.90%) nginx
2 45 (36.29%) Apache
3 12 (9.68%) CMS
3 12 (9.68%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.84%) JBoss
4 6 (4.84%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (3.23%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.61%) GeoServer
6 2 (1.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.81%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.81%) Liferay
7 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.81%) Mule
7 1 (0.81%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.81%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.81%) Blender
2 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 40 (32.26%) Magento
2 3 (2.42%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (27.42%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (11.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (9.68%) CloudFront
4 10 (8.06%) GitHub
5 8 (6.45%) SaaS
6 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.81%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) IMAP
2 1 (0.81%) LDAP
2 1 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.81%) S/MIME
2 1 (0.81%) SMTP
2 1 (0.81%) SSL
2 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (35.48%) MySQL
2 21 (16.94%) MongoDB
2 21 (16.94%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.26%) Neo4j
4 6 (4.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.84%) Big Data
5 4 (3.23%) HAWQ
5 4 (3.23%) Pentaho
5 4 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.42%) OLAP
6 3 (2.42%) OLTP
6 3 (2.42%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.42%) QlikView
6 3 (2.42%) SAP HANA
6 3 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.61%) GIS
8 1 (0.81%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.81%) Redis
8 1 (0.81%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 64 (51.61%) Git (software)
2 24 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 18 (14.52%) Vagrant
4 16 (12.90%) JUnit
5 14 (11.29%) Selenium
6 9 (7.26%) Maven
6 9 (7.26%) Ranorex
6 9 (7.26%) SoapUI
7 7 (5.65%) Subversion
8 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.23%) Grunt
8 4 (3.23%) gulp
8 4 (3.23%) IntelliJ
8 4 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
9 3 (2.42%) Ant
9 3 (2.42%) DbUnit
9 3 (2.42%) Gradle
9 3 (2.42%) HttpUnit
9 3 (2.42%) XMLUnit
10 2 (1.61%) LoadRunner
General
1 24 (19.35%) Games
2 15 (12.10%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.45%) Advertising
3 8 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (0.81%) Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Finance
4 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.81%) Law
4 1 (0.81%) Publishing
4 1 (0.81%) Retail
4 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 68 (54.84%) Developer
2 26 (20.97%) Web Developer
3 22 (17.74%) PHP Developer
4 18 (14.52%) Magento Developer
4 18 (14.52%) PHP Magento Developer
4 18 (14.52%) PHP Web Developer
5 15 (12.10%) Java Developer
6 13 (10.48%) Consultant
7 11 (8.87%) Java Technologist
7 11 (8.87%) Senior Technologist
7 11 (8.87%) Technologist
8 10 (8.06%) Graduate
8 10 (8.06%) Graduate Developer
8 10 (8.06%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (8.06%) Senior Developer
9 9 (7.26%) Test Automation Consultant
9 9 (7.26%) Test Consultant
10 8 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (6.45%) HTML Developer
11 7 (5.65%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (60.48%) HTML
1 75 (60.48%) XML
2 61 (49.19%) REST
3 56 (45.16%) CSS
4 54 (43.55%) JSON
5 53 (42.74%) jQuery
6 40 (32.26%) LAMP
6 40 (32.26%) LEMP Stack
6 40 (32.26%) Symfony
7 29 (23.39%) Spring
8 28 (22.58%) Zend Framework
9 24 (19.35%) HTML5
10 23 (18.55%) .NET
10 23 (18.55%) Node.js
11 22 (17.74%) AngularJS
12 21 (16.94%) Spring MVC
12 21 (16.94%) Web Services
13 19 (15.32%) SOAP
14 17 (13.71%) Apache Camel
15 16 (12.90%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Mobile App
2 13 (10.48%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.26%) Social Media
4 7 (5.65%) Visualisation
5 6 (4.84%) Mathematics
6 4 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.23%) User Experience
7 3 (2.42%) Blockchain
7 3 (2.42%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.42%) Data Conversion
7 3 (2.42%) Fintech
8 1 (0.81%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.81%) Blog
8 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.81%) Oculus Rift
8 1 (0.81%) Physics
8 1 (0.81%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 55 (44.35%) Linux
2 28 (22.58%) Debian
2 28 (22.58%) Ubuntu
3 21 (16.94%) Apple iOS
4 11 (8.87%) Unix
5 7 (5.65%) Android
6 3 (2.42%) Windows
7 1 (0.81%) CentOS
7 1 (0.81%) Solaris
7 1 (0.81%) SUSE
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (71.77%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (48.39%) Scrum
3 44 (35.48%) DevOps
3 44 (35.48%) Web Development
4 35 (28.23%) E-Commerce
5 29 (23.39%) MVC
6 24 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 23 (18.55%) TDD
8 21 (16.94%) iOS Development
9 20 (16.13%) OO
9 20 (16.13%) Performance Optimisation
10 19 (15.32%) OOD
11 18 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (14.52%) Line Management
12 17 (13.71%) Software Testing
13 16 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (12.10%) Re-Platforming
15 14 (11.29%) Coaching
16 12 (9.68%) Database Optimisation
16 12 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.48%) JavaScript
2 47 (37.90%) Java
3 42 (33.87%) PHP
4 35 (28.23%) Scala
5 28 (22.58%) PHP 5
6 21 (16.94%) Groovy
7 17 (13.71%) C#
8 16 (12.90%) Python
9 13 (10.48%) SQL
10 9 (7.26%) Ruby
11 5 (4.03%) Clojure
12 3 (2.42%) Perl
13 2 (1.61%) ActionScript
13 2 (1.61%) ActionScript 3.0
13 2 (1.61%) C
13 2 (1.61%) C++
13 2 (1.61%) TypeScript
13 2 (1.61%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.81%) Go
Qualifications
1 13 (10.48%) Degree
2 4 (3.23%) PhD
3 1 (0.81%) ISEB
3 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (9.68%) Virtual Servers
2 6 (4.84%) Docker
3 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (21.77%) Puppet
2 12 (9.68%) Packer
2 12 (9.68%) Terraform
3 7 (5.65%) Consul
4 5 (4.03%) Grafana
4 5 (4.03%) Graphite
4 5 (4.03%) Uchiwa
5 2 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 47 (37.90%) Google
2 40 (32.26%) Zend
3 12 (9.68%) New Relic
4 10 (8.06%) MuleSoft
5 6 (4.84%) WSO2
6 5 (4.03%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.23%) Cloudera
7 4 (3.23%) Ektron
7 4 (3.23%) EPiServer
7 4 (3.23%) Greenplum
7 4 (3.23%) Hortonworks
7 4 (3.23%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.23%) Oracle
7 4 (3.23%) Sitecore
7 4 (3.23%) Talend
7 4 (3.23%) webMethods
8 3 (2.42%) Rackspace
8 3 (2.42%) SAP
8 3 (2.42%) Tableau
9 2 (1.61%) HP
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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