The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 113 133 152
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 83 66 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.22% 1.70% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 1.89% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 74 43 33
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £66,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
Open Source
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3362 3488 3543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.80% 89.85% 87.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2870 2891 2929
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Open Source
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Manchester

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Manchester

Open Source
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +15 4 £45,000 +63.63% 1
Stockport +3 3 £24,500 -48.42%
Salford +4 1 £27,500 -15.38% 1
Open Source
North West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 93 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (54.25%) Java
3 43 (28.10%) HTML
4 42 (27.45%) CSS
5 41 (26.80%) Linux
6 40 (26.14%) Software Engineering
7 39 (25.49%) JavaScript
8 36 (23.53%) PHP
9 33 (21.57%) TDD
10 32 (20.92%) Ruby
11 31 (20.26%) Scrum
11 31 (20.26%) Git (software)
12 30 (19.61%) SQL
13 29 (18.95%) MySQL
14 28 (18.30%) Python
14 28 (18.30%) NoSQL
15 27 (17.65%) .NET
16 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
16 26 (16.99%) Jenkins
17 25 (16.34%) Puppet
17 25 (16.34%) Amazon AWS
17 25 (16.34%) Oracle
17 25 (16.34%) Spring
18 24 (15.69%) MongoDB
19 22 (14.38%) Big Data
19 22 (14.38%) Unix
20 20 (13.07%) DevOps
21 19 (12.42%) Relational Database
21 19 (12.42%) Google
21 19 (12.42%) JIRA

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.54%) Drupal
1 10 (6.54%) OpenStack
2 8 (5.23%) Joomla!
2 8 (5.23%) WordPress
3 7 (4.58%) CMS
3 7 (4.58%) IIS
4 6 (3.92%) Confluence
4 6 (3.92%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (3.27%) Apache
5 5 (3.27%) JBoss
5 5 (3.27%) Moodle
6 4 (2.61%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.31%) Apache Pig
8 2 (1.31%) nginx
9 1 (0.65%) Jetty
9 1 (0.65%) SAS
9 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.65%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.65%) SPSS
2 1 (0.65%) Stata
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) osCommerce
2 2 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (16.34%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.50%) SaaS
3 12 (7.84%) GitHub
4 9 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
4 9 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (1.31%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.65%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.65%) Heroku
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.23%) LDAP
2 5 (3.27%) DNS
2 5 (3.27%) Firewall
3 3 (1.96%) HTTP
3 3 (1.96%) Internet
4 2 (1.31%) Network Security
4 2 (1.31%) SAN
4 2 (1.31%) Skype
5 1 (0.65%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.65%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
5 1 (0.65%) IPsec
5 1 (0.65%) NAS
5 1 (0.65%) SMTP
5 1 (0.65%) SNMP
5 1 (0.65%) SSH
5 1 (0.65%) SSL
5 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.65%) VoIP
5 1 (0.65%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (18.95%) MySQL
2 28 (18.30%) NoSQL
3 24 (15.69%) MongoDB
4 22 (14.38%) Big Data
5 19 (12.42%) Relational Database
6 12 (7.84%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (7.19%) RDBMS
8 10 (6.54%) Neo4j
9 9 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
9 9 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (3.92%) SQL Server
10 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (3.27%) Hadoop
12 4 (2.61%) Apache Hive
12 4 (2.61%) GIS
12 4 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.96%) DataStage
13 3 (1.96%) Pentaho
13 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (20.26%) Git (software)
2 26 (16.99%) Jenkins
3 19 (12.42%) JIRA
4 18 (11.76%) Maven
5 13 (8.50%) Selenium
5 13 (8.50%) Vagrant
6 10 (6.54%) Cucumber
7 8 (5.23%) Grunt
7 8 (5.23%) Subversion
8 7 (4.58%) RSpec
9 6 (3.92%) WebDriver
10 5 (3.27%) Ant
10 5 (3.27%) JUnit
11 4 (2.61%) Bitbucket
11 4 (2.61%) gulp
11 4 (2.61%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.96%) Gatling
12 3 (1.96%) Jasmine
12 3 (1.96%) Ranorex
12 3 (1.96%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (8.50%) Finance
2 10 (6.54%) Games
3 7 (4.58%) Banking
3 7 (4.58%) Marketing
4 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.96%) Publishing
6 2 (1.31%) Advertising
6 2 (1.31%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Law
7 1 (0.65%) Military
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 68 (44.44%) Developer
2 24 (15.69%) Senior Developer
3 22 (14.38%) Java Developer
4 17 (11.11%) Architect
4 17 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 14 (9.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 13 (8.50%) PHP Developer
7 11 (7.19%) Consultant
7 11 (7.19%) Web Developer
8 10 (6.54%) Java Engineer
9 9 (5.88%) AWS Developer
9 9 (5.88%) Integration Developer
9 9 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.23%) Analyst
10 8 (5.23%) Lead Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Data Architect
11 7 (4.58%) Support Consultant
12 6 (3.92%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (28.10%) HTML
2 42 (27.45%) CSS
3 27 (17.65%) .NET
4 25 (16.34%) Spring
5 18 (11.76%) AngularJS
6 17 (11.11%) XML
7 14 (9.15%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (8.50%) Hibernate
9 11 (7.19%) HTML5
9 11 (7.19%) RESTful
10 10 (6.54%) Apache Camel
10 10 (6.54%) jQuery
10 10 (6.54%) LAMP
11 9 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
11 9 (5.88%) J2EE
11 9 (5.88%) JSON
11 9 (5.88%) Node.js
11 9 (5.88%) Sensu
11 9 (5.88%) Spring MVC
11 9 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (7.19%) User Experience
2 6 (3.92%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.27%) BBC
4 4 (2.61%) Clustering
4 4 (2.61%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.61%) Wiki
5 3 (1.96%) Blog
5 3 (1.96%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.31%) iPad
6 2 (1.31%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Animation
7 1 (0.65%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.65%) PKI
7 1 (0.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 41 (26.80%) Linux
2 22 (14.38%) Unix
3 9 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (5.23%) Solaris
5 7 (4.58%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (2.61%) CentOS
7 2 (1.31%) Android
7 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (60.78%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.14%) Software Engineering
3 33 (21.57%) TDD
4 31 (20.26%) Scrum
5 20 (13.07%) DevOps
6 19 (12.42%) ITIL
7 18 (11.76%) MVC
8 16 (10.46%) Service Management
9 14 (9.15%) Analytics
9 14 (9.15%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (9.15%) SDLC
9 14 (9.15%) SOA
10 13 (8.50%) BDD
10 13 (8.50%) Open Source Development
11 12 (7.84%) Build Automation
11 12 (7.84%) ETL
11 12 (7.84%) Mentoring
12 11 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (7.19%) Web Development
13 10 (6.54%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 83 (54.25%) Java
2 39 (25.49%) JavaScript
3 36 (23.53%) PHP
4 32 (20.92%) Ruby
5 30 (19.61%) SQL
6 28 (18.30%) Python
7 19 (12.42%) Perl
8 18 (11.76%) C#
9 17 (11.11%) Scala
10 13 (8.50%) Bash Shell
11 10 (6.54%) Shell Script
12 9 (5.88%) Clojure
12 9 (5.88%) Groovy
13 5 (3.27%) PL/SQL
14 4 (2.61%) C
14 4 (2.61%) C++
14 4 (2.61%) R
15 2 (1.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 2 (1.31%) Go
15 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (10.46%) Degree
2 7 (4.58%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (4.58%) RHCSA
3 2 (1.31%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.31%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.65%) CHECK Team Leader
4 1 (0.65%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.65%) LPIC
4 1 (0.65%) OSCE
4 1 (0.65%) OSCP
4 1 (0.65%) PhD
4 1 (0.65%) RHCE
4 1 (0.65%) Tigerscheme
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.27%) COBIT
2 5 (3.27%) QA
3 3 (1.96%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (2.61%) Docker
1 4 (2.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 4 (2.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (1.31%) iptables
2 2 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.65%) Ceph
3 1 (0.65%) HDFS
3 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) Varnish
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 25 (16.34%) Puppet
2 10 (6.54%) Terraform
3 9 (5.88%) Grafana
3 9 (5.88%) Graphite
3 9 (5.88%) Packer
3 9 (5.88%) Uchiwa
4 7 (4.58%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 5 (3.27%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.61%) Failover Clustering
6 4 (2.61%) NetBackup
7 2 (1.31%) Cacti
7 2 (1.31%) Nagios
7 2 (1.31%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.65%) Ansible
8 1 (0.65%) Cobbler
8 1 (0.65%) cPanel
8 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.65%) Pacemaker
8 1 (0.65%) SCSM
8 1 (0.65%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 25 (16.34%) Oracle
3 19 (12.42%) Google
4 14 (9.15%) Atlassian
5 10 (6.54%) Red Hat
6 9 (5.88%) MuleSoft
6 9 (5.88%) WSO2
7 5 (3.27%) Adobe
7 5 (3.27%) IBM
8 4 (2.61%) Cognizant
8 4 (2.61%) Facebook
8 4 (2.61%) Hitachi
8 4 (2.61%) Veritas
8 4 (2.61%) VMware
9 3 (1.96%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.96%) Informatica
9 3 (1.96%) SAP
9 3 (1.96%) Talend
9 3 (1.96%) Twitter
10 2 (1.31%) Citrix
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + flexible working, pension,
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (20% bonus and 5% pension)
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 70000 - 75000
Posted: 3 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + + Attractive Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hitachi Consulting UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
BBC Research & Development
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Wildings Solicitors
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + great benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bolton
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £24,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HMRC
Salary: From £29,358 to £33,076 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HMRC
Salary: From £23,600 to £26,592 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago