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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 31 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 23 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.71% - 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% - 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £67,500 - £20,500
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
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
92 190 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 78.63% 92.23% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78 151 62
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,200 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £58,500 £80,000
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 the Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the Midlands 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 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
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Casewise
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
2 4 (66.67%) ArchiMate
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
3 2 (33.33%) API Development
3 2 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Mule
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Java

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (33.33%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (33.33%) JBoss
1 2 (33.33%) Mule
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) IntelliJ
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) ArchiMate
2 4 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Content Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (33.33%) API Development
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Casewise
2 2 (33.33%) MuleSoft
3 1 (16.67%) WSO2