The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 9
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
96 143 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 80.67% 85.12% 82.02%
Number of salaries quoted 80 91 101
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Open Source
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Open Source Salary Trend in the Midlands

Open Source
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) StreamInsight
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Midlands region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (100.00%) QlikView
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (100.00%) StreamInsight
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (100.00%) Dimensional Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Kimball Methodology
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Tableau