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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston - 6.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.67% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
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
23 45 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 74.19% 93.75% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 32 20
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £52,500
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 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 3 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Livingston region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture