The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 73 64 51
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.14% 0.90% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.06% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.11% +5.88%
Open Source
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
577 564 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.96% 84.18% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 484 489 273
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 14 February 2016, 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 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (33.33%) JavaFX
3 2 (33.33%) Java EE
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) J2SE
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
4 1 (16.67%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) SELinux
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Salt
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) Ceph
4 1 (16.67%) LXC
4 1 (16.67%) GitLab
4 1 (16.67%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (16.67%) Drush

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Drupal
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (16.67%) SAS
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (16.67%) Internet
1 1 (16.67%) IPsec
1 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
1 1 (16.67%) LDAP
1 1 (16.67%) MPLS
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) GitLab
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modeller
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Modeller
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Spring
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) J2SE
2 2 (33.33%) Java EE
2 2 (33.33%) JavaFX
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Drush
3 1 (16.67%) JPA
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (16.67%) Spring Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) DSDM
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Security Hardening
3 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Groovy
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) R
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Ceph
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) GlusterFS
1 1 (16.67%) iptables
1 1 (16.67%) LXC
1 1 (16.67%) NFS
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) CFEngine
1 1 (16.67%) HAProxy
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Salt
1 1 (16.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) Rackspace
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