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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 7 2 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 8.70% 25.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 26.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Median salary £43,750 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
16 52 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 69.57% 92.86% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 44 13
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £62,500
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

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Arduino
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things

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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Arduino
1 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft