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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 21 24
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands - 2.74% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.48% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £20,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -70.71%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
171 115 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 89.53% 78.77% 79.27%
Number of salaries quoted 134 72 139
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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