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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 8 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 7.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £52,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Open Source
West Lothian

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
31 37 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 88.57% 90.24% 76.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 16
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £47,500
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