The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 58 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 11 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.63% 1.09% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.57% 4.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 121 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.04% 22.04% 28.53%
Number of salaries quoted 96 104 97
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £17,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
South Wales

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Open Source
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Cardiff

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 22 (95.65%) Scrum
2 21 (91.30%) Spring
2 21 (91.30%) Java
2 21 (91.30%) XML
2 21 (91.30%) Unit Testing
3 20 (86.96%) NoSQL
3 20 (86.96%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (82.61%) RUP
4 19 (82.61%) DSDM
4 19 (82.61%) Web Services
4 19 (82.61%) DevOps
5 18 (78.26%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (78.26%) Release Management
5 18 (78.26%) TDD
5 18 (78.26%) Configuration Management
6 17 (73.91%) Pair Programming
6 17 (73.91%) J2EE
6 17 (73.91%) JIRA
7 16 (69.57%) Groovy
7 16 (69.57%) Scala
7 16 (69.57%) Hudson
7 16 (69.57%) Clojure
7 16 (69.57%) MongoDB
7 16 (69.57%) Apache Cassandra
7 16 (69.57%) Confluence
7 16 (69.57%) Twitter
7 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
7 16 (69.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (69.57%) SOA

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (69.57%) Confluence
2 11 (47.83%) FileNet
2 11 (47.83%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 11 (47.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (86.96%) NoSQL
2 16 (69.57%) MongoDB
2 16 (69.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 11 (47.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (73.91%) JIRA
2 16 (69.57%) Hudson
2 16 (69.57%) Jenkins
2 16 (69.57%) Subversion
2 16 (69.57%) Maven
3 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (21.74%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.35%) RequisitePro
4 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.35%) JBehave
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.35%) Selenium
4 1 (4.35%) Robotium
4 1 (4.35%) Calabash
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
1 4 (17.39%) Advertising
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Developer
1 18 (78.26%) Java Developer
2 10 (43.48%) Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Consultant
3 9 (39.13%) Developer Analyst
3 9 (39.13%) Programmer
3 9 (39.13%) Java Consultant
3 9 (39.13%) Java Programmer
4 6 (26.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Spring
1 21 (91.30%) XML
2 19 (82.61%) Web Services
3 17 (73.91%) J2EE
4 16 (69.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 14 (60.87%) XSLT
5 14 (60.87%) Hibernate
6 11 (47.83%) SOAP
6 11 (47.83%) JSF
7 10 (43.48%) JSON
7 10 (43.48%) REST
7 10 (43.48%) HTML
8 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
8 7 (30.43%) HTML5
9 5 (21.74%) GWT
9 5 (21.74%) Spring Integration
9 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
9 5 (21.74%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (13.04%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
1 1 (4.35%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Scrum
2 21 (91.30%) Unit Testing
3 20 (86.96%) Continuous Improvement
3 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (82.61%) RUP
4 19 (82.61%) DSDM
4 19 (82.61%) DevOps
5 18 (78.26%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (78.26%) Release Management
5 18 (78.26%) TDD
5 18 (78.26%) Configuration Management
6 17 (73.91%) Pair Programming
7 16 (69.57%) SOA
7 16 (69.57%) Software Engineering
8 15 (65.22%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (65.22%) OO
9 7 (30.43%) MVC
10 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
10 4 (17.39%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (17.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) Java
2 16 (69.57%) Groovy
2 16 (69.57%) Scala
2 16 (69.57%) Clojure
3 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Twitter
2 13 (56.52%) IBM
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 11 (47.83%) Adobe
5 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 2 (8.70%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 12 days ago