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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 51 64 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.69% 1.34% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 10.10% 6.30% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £36,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -5.08%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
99 127 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 16.72% 21.31% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 70 118 103
Average salary £39,250 £34,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.44% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
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 24 April 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
3 11 (84.62%) J2EE
3 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
3 11 (84.62%) Unit Testing
3 11 (84.62%) Subversion
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (84.62%) Scrum
3 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
4 10 (76.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (76.92%) Twitter
4 10 (76.92%) Groovy
4 10 (76.92%) JIRA
4 10 (76.92%) Clojure
4 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
4 10 (76.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
4 10 (76.92%) Scala
4 10 (76.92%) Confluence
4 10 (76.92%) Hudson
4 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Pair Programming
4 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (76.92%) Release Management
4 10 (76.92%) SOA
4 10 (76.92%) Configuration Management
4 10 (76.92%) XML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (76.92%) Confluence
2 7 (53.85%) FileNet
3 6 (46.15%) LiveCycle
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) MongoDB
1 10 (76.92%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (76.92%) NoSQL
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Maven
2 11 (84.62%) Subversion
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
3 10 (76.92%) JIRA
3 10 (76.92%) Hudson
4 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Bugzilla
6 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
6 1 (7.69%) Ant
General
1 4 (30.77%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
1 11 (84.62%) Java Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Programmer
2 6 (46.15%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Java Consultant
2 6 (46.15%) Java Programmer
2 6 (46.15%) Developer Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Swing Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Spring
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
3 11 (84.62%) J2EE
4 10 (76.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (76.92%) XML
5 9 (69.23%) Hibernate
6 7 (53.85%) JSF
7 6 (46.15%) SOAP
7 6 (46.15%) XSLT
8 5 (38.46%) REST
9 4 (30.77%) HTML
9 4 (30.77%) GWT
9 4 (30.77%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (30.77%) JSON
9 4 (30.77%) HTML5
9 4 (30.77%) Spring Integration
9 4 (30.77%) Apache Camel
9 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
10 1 (7.69%) J2SE
10 1 (7.69%) Swing
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
1 11 (84.62%) Unit Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (84.62%) Scrum
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (76.92%) TDD
2 10 (76.92%) Pair Programming
2 10 (76.92%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (76.92%) Release Management
2 10 (76.92%) SOA
2 10 (76.92%) Configuration Management
2 10 (76.92%) RUP
2 10 (76.92%) DSDM
3 6 (46.15%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (46.15%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) Groovy
2 10 (76.92%) Clojure
2 10 (76.92%) Scala
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Twitter
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe
2 7 (53.85%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) ILOG
4 1 (7.69%) Kofax
4 1 (7.69%) Sencha
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: 7 days ago