The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
West Lothian / Livingston
Rank 14 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 2.50% 2.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 3.03% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.14% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 90.00% 84.62% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 14 23
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,833 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

The demand trend of job ads across the Livingston 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 Livingston

Open Source
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Livingston

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source Development
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team Management
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MOM
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Arduino
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) Redis

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) Redis
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) Arduino
2 1 (33.33%) Internet of Things
2 1 (33.33%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Open Source Development
2 2 (66.67%) People Management
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft