The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 14 17
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife - 1.72% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.56% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Fife
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
31 39 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Fife 88.57% 67.24% 82.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 44
Median salary £33,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
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 Fife

The demand trend of job ads across the Fife 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 Fife

Open Source
Salary Trend in Fife

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Fife