The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 68 43 57
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.03% 3.97% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 4.64% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -37.50%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
598 366 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.68% 85.51% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 393 284 396
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Open Source
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Merseyside

Open Source
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Liverpool -20 7 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Open Source
North West

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) HTML
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (26.67%) Debian
5 4 (26.67%) CentOS
6 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
6 3 (20.00%) SIEM
6 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) CISM
6 3 (20.00%) Finance
6 3 (20.00%) SSCP
6 3 (20.00%) Spring
6 3 (20.00%) Maven
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
2 1 (6.67%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (6.67%) OpenCart
2 1 (6.67%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) DataStax
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
2 3 (20.00%) Ant
2 3 (20.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (6.67%) Bazaar
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.67%) PhantomJS
3 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
1 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Support Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Support
2 3 (20.00%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Lead
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Magento Developer
3 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) CSS
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
2 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 3 (20.00%) Spring
2 3 (20.00%) Web Services
2 3 (20.00%) WSDL
2 3 (20.00%) XHTML
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (6.67%) CakePHP
3 1 (6.67%) CSS3
3 1 (6.67%) HTML5
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) Laravel
3 1 (6.67%) MooTools
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (6.67%) Ontologies
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 6 (40.00%) Unix
5 4 (26.67%) CentOS
5 4 (26.67%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (20.00%) Information Assurance
2 3 (20.00%) Information Security
2 3 (20.00%) SIEM
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.67%) MapReduce
4 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Web Application Development
4 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) C++
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) R
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (20.00%) CISM
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Hortonworks
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Zend
Liverpool, Merseyside
TEKsystems
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