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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 55 50 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.71% 1.45% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.64% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 28
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
UK excluding London average 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
370 366 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 87.68% 88.41% 88.82%
Number of salaries quoted 289 313 389
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Liverpool

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Silex
2 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Django Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Architect
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) AWS Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Digital Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Technologist
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technologist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) Django
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Silex
2 1 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Debian
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
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