The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 50 40 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.81% 1.21% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 1.43% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 5
Median salary £40,000 £36,250 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% -39.58%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
438 280 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.95% 84.59% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 302 228 323
Median salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Open Source
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Liverpool

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) CentOS
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) Debian
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) CISM
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
4 3 (21.43%) SSCP
4 3 (21.43%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) CISSP
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) SIEM
4 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (14.29%) Analytics
5 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) Symfony
5 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) PHP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Drupal
1 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (7.14%) Mule
1 1 (7.14%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Magento
1 1 (7.14%) OpenCart
1 1 (7.14%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) DataStax
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Mercurial
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (7.14%) Bazaar
2 1 (7.14%) PhantomJS
2 1 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
1 4 (28.57%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Support
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) HTML5
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
1 2 (14.29%) Symfony
2 1 (7.14%) CakePHP
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CSS3
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Laravel
2 1 (7.14%) MooTools
2 1 (7.14%) Silex
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) e-Learning
2 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Ontologies
3 1 (7.14%) Social Network
3 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (28.57%) CentOS
3 4 (28.57%) Debian
4 3 (21.43%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Android
5 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (21.43%) Information Assurance
1 3 (21.43%) Information Security
1 3 (21.43%) SIEM
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (7.14%) Data Analytics
3 1 (7.14%) Database Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) DevOps
3 1 (7.14%) MapReduce
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
3 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C++
3 1 (7.14%) Clojure
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) R
3 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCNA
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (21.43%) CISM
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Hortonworks
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Teradata
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Zend