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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 109 42 117
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +75
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 30 98 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.34% 5.10% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 5.94% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 25 82 23
Median salary £42,765 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.96% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,250 £49,400
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
1983 1649 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 88.25% 85.89% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1387 1695
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
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 8 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 56 (63.64%) HTML
2 52 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (50.00%) CSS
5 43 (48.86%) Java
6 30 (34.09%) C#
7 29 (32.95%) Git (software)
8 27 (30.68%) HTML5
8 27 (30.68%) PHP
9 24 (27.27%) SQL
10 22 (25.00%) Finance
11 20 (22.73%) AngularJS
12 19 (21.59%) jQuery
12 19 (21.59%) DevOps
13 18 (20.45%) MVC
13 18 (20.45%) .NET
13 18 (20.45%) MySQL
13 18 (20.45%) Python
14 17 (19.32%) Marketing
14 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
14 17 (19.32%) Node.js
15 15 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (17.05%) CSS3
15 15 (17.05%) RESTful
16 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
16 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
16 14 (15.91%) Scrum
16 14 (15.91%) TDD
17 13 (14.77%) Automated Testing
17 13 (14.77%) XML

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 12 (13.64%) CMS
2 9 (10.23%) Apache
3 6 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (6.82%) OpenStack
4 5 (5.68%) WordPress
5 4 (4.55%) nginx
5 4 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (4.55%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.41%) JBoss
6 3 (3.41%) MindAlign
6 3 (3.41%) Moodle
6 3 (3.41%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.27%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.14%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.14%) Mule
8 1 (1.14%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.41%) Blender
2 3 (3.41%) Fireworks
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Sage 200
1 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.05%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (10.23%) GitHub
3 8 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.41%) IMAP
2 3 (3.41%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) LDAP
2 3 (3.41%) OpenLDAP
2 3 (3.41%) S/MIME
2 3 (3.41%) SMTP
2 3 (3.41%) SSL
3 2 (2.27%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (2.27%) DNS
3 2 (2.27%) VoIP
3 2 (2.27%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.45%) MySQL
2 14 (15.91%) MongoDB
2 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.23%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (9.09%) NoSQL
5 6 (6.82%) Redis
5 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.27%) Big Data
6 2 (2.27%) MariaDB
6 2 (2.27%) Neo4j
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (32.95%) Git (software)
2 17 (19.32%) Jenkins
3 12 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (13.64%) Vagrant
4 9 (10.23%) Selenium
5 8 (9.09%) Grunt
5 8 (9.09%) gulp
6 7 (7.95%) Subversion
7 5 (5.68%) Maven
8 4 (4.55%) JMeter
8 4 (4.55%) JUnit
8 4 (4.55%) SoapUI
9 2 (2.27%) JBehave
9 2 (2.27%) JIRA
9 2 (2.27%) SpecFlow
9 2 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (2.27%) TestNG
9 2 (2.27%) Visual Studio
9 2 (2.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (2.27%) WATIR
General
1 22 (25.00%) Finance
2 17 (19.32%) Marketing
3 12 (13.64%) Advertising
4 6 (6.82%) Publishing
5 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
6 4 (4.55%) Retail
7 3 (3.41%) Banking
7 3 (3.41%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.41%) Retail Banking
8 2 (2.27%) Automotive
8 2 (2.27%) Games
8 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (62.50%) Developer
2 15 (17.05%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Senior Developer
4 12 (13.64%) HTML CSS Developer
4 12 (13.64%) HTML Developer
5 10 (11.36%) Architect
5 10 (11.36%) PHP Developer
6 9 (10.23%) Junior
6 9 (10.23%) Junior Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Angular Developer
7 8 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (9.09%) Software Developer
8 7 (7.95%) Lead Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Architect
9 6 (6.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.82%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.68%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.68%) Java Technologist
10 5 (5.68%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (63.64%) HTML
2 44 (50.00%) CSS
3 27 (30.68%) HTML5
4 20 (22.73%) AngularJS
5 19 (21.59%) jQuery
6 18 (20.45%) .NET
7 17 (19.32%) Node.js
8 15 (17.05%) CSS3
8 15 (17.05%) RESTful
9 13 (14.77%) XML
10 12 (13.64%) JSON
11 10 (11.36%) Spring
11 10 (11.36%) Spring MVC
11 10 (11.36%) Web Services
12 9 (10.23%) PhoneGap
12 9 (10.23%) Sass
13 8 (9.09%) REST
13 8 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
14 7 (7.95%) Apache Camel
14 7 (7.95%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Mobile App
1 12 (13.64%) Social Media
2 10 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.36%) User Experience
3 6 (6.82%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.55%) Physics
5 3 (3.41%) e-Learning
5 3 (3.41%) Fintech
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) Oculus Rift
5 3 (3.41%) PKI
5 3 (3.41%) VLE
6 1 (1.14%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.50%) Linux
2 10 (11.36%) Unix
3 7 (7.95%) Windows
4 5 (5.68%) Android
5 4 (4.55%) CentOS
6 3 (3.41%) Solaris
6 3 (3.41%) SUSE
7 2 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) DevOps
3 18 (20.45%) MVC
4 14 (15.91%) Scrum
4 14 (15.91%) TDD
5 13 (14.77%) Automated Testing
5 13 (14.77%) Front End Development
6 10 (11.36%) BDD
6 10 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (10.23%) Case Management
7 9 (10.23%) ITIL
8 8 (9.09%) Mobile Development
8 8 (9.09%) Service Management
8 8 (9.09%) Web Development
9 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.95%) Open Source Development
9 7 (7.95%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 6 (6.82%) Presales
10 6 (6.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 52 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 43 (48.86%) Java
3 30 (34.09%) C#
4 27 (30.68%) PHP
5 24 (27.27%) SQL
6 18 (20.45%) Python
7 12 (13.64%) Go
8 11 (12.50%) C++
8 11 (12.50%) Ruby
9 10 (11.36%) Scala
10 8 (9.09%) Perl
11 7 (7.95%) Groovy
12 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
13 5 (5.68%) C
13 5 (5.68%) ES6
14 3 (3.41%) PHP 5
14 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
15 2 (2.27%) Clojure
15 2 (2.27%) PHP 4
16 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (2.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SDET
System Software
1 9 (10.23%) Docker
2 3 (3.41%) Sendmail
3 2 (2.27%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 9 (10.23%) Puppet
2 6 (6.82%) Ansible
2 6 (6.82%) Kubernetes
2 6 (6.82%) Packer
2 6 (6.82%) Terraform
3 4 (4.55%) Consul
4 2 (2.27%) Grafana
4 2 (2.27%) Graphite
4 2 (2.27%) Uchiwa
4 2 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (2.27%) Zenoss
5 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (13.64%) Google
2 4 (4.55%) Ektron
2 4 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 4 (4.55%) MuleSoft
2 4 (4.55%) Sitecore
3 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.41%) Proofpoint
4 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.27%) BroadSoft
4 2 (2.27%) Sage
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.27%) Tableau
4 2 (2.27%) Talend
4 2 (2.27%) webMethods
4 2 (2.27%) WSO2
4 2 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
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