The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
England / North West
Rank 140 130 208
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +78
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 114 106 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.91% 1.89% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.15% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 92 82 43
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,164 £30,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,500 £54,750 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5397 4936 6022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.22% 88.19% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4483 4109 4989
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 North West

Open Source
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Open Source Salary Trend in the North West

Open Source
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in the North West

Open Source
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -6 86 £47,500 +15.15% 21
Merseyside +8 14 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Cheshire -12 8 £40,000 - 6
Lancashire - 5 £40,000 - 2
Open Source
England

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 160 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (46.52%) Java
3 73 (31.74%) DevOps
4 71 (30.87%) Software Engineering
5 68 (29.57%) JavaScript
5 68 (29.57%) HTML
6 61 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
7 57 (24.78%) PHP
7 57 (24.78%) Linux
8 55 (23.91%) TDD
9 51 (22.17%) Node.js
10 49 (21.30%) CSS
11 47 (20.43%) Git (software)
12 45 (19.57%) .NET
12 45 (19.57%) Python
13 43 (18.70%) MySQL
14 42 (18.26%) Big Data
14 42 (18.26%) SDLC
15 41 (17.83%) Scrum
16 39 (16.96%) Finance
17 37 (16.09%) AngularJS
18 35 (15.22%) C#
18 35 (15.22%) HTML5
18 35 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (13.91%) Spring
20 31 (13.48%) Ruby
20 31 (13.48%) MVC
20 31 (13.48%) jQuery
20 31 (13.48%) Analytics
21 30 (13.04%) Web Services

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 23 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 18 (7.83%) CMS
3 16 (6.96%) Apache Pig
4 14 (6.09%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (5.65%) Apache
6 12 (5.22%) WordPress
7 9 (3.91%) SAS
8 7 (3.04%) Drupal
8 7 (3.04%) nginx
9 6 (2.61%) OpenStack
10 5 (2.17%) Confluence
10 5 (2.17%) GeoServer
10 5 (2.17%) JBoss
10 5 (2.17%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.74%) Umbraco
11 4 (1.74%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.30%) EPiServer
12 3 (1.30%) Joomla!
12 3 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.30%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.87%) S-PLUS
3 2 (0.87%) SPSS
3 2 (0.87%) Stata
4 1 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (3.48%) Magento
2 5 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 61 (26.52%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (10.43%) GitHub
3 21 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (7.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 10 (4.35%) SaaS
6 5 (2.17%) Amazon S3
7 4 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (1.30%) PaaS
9 2 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.87%) Google Play
9 2 (0.87%) IaaS
10 1 (0.43%) Amazon Kinesis
10 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.43%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.43%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.61%) Firewall
2 5 (2.17%) FTP
3 3 (1.30%) Internet
3 3 (1.30%) VoIP
4 2 (0.87%) HTTP
4 2 (0.87%) LDAP
4 2 (0.87%) Skype
4 2 (0.87%) Softswitch
4 2 (0.87%) SSL
4 2 (0.87%) VoWiFi
5 1 (0.43%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (0.43%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.70%) MySQL
2 42 (18.26%) Big Data
3 24 (10.43%) Relational Database
4 23 (10.00%) Hadoop
4 23 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 20 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 17 (7.39%) RDBMS
7 16 (6.96%) Apache Hive
8 14 (6.09%) NoSQL
9 12 (5.22%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (3.48%) Amazon Redshift
11 5 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.74%) Neo4j
13 3 (1.30%) Blockchain
13 3 (1.30%) HBase
13 3 (1.30%) Impala
13 3 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
14 2 (0.87%) InfluxDB
14 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (20.43%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 17 (7.39%) JIRA
4 8 (3.48%) Bitbucket
5 7 (3.04%) Selenium
5 7 (3.04%) Visual Studio
6 6 (2.61%) gulp
6 6 (2.61%) JUnit
7 5 (2.17%) Subversion
8 4 (1.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 4 (1.74%) EasyMock
8 4 (1.74%) Gradle
9 3 (1.30%) Grunt
9 3 (1.30%) Maven
9 3 (1.30%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.30%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.87%) Android Studio
10 2 (0.87%) SonarQube
10 2 (0.87%) Talend Open Studio
10 2 (0.87%) Vagrant
General
1 39 (16.96%) Finance
2 22 (9.57%) Manufacturing
3 21 (9.13%) Retail
4 14 (6.09%) Advertising
5 13 (5.65%) Local Government
6 12 (5.22%) Marketing
7 9 (3.91%) Banking
7 9 (3.91%) Telecoms
8 7 (3.04%) Games
8 7 (3.04%) Military
9 6 (2.61%) Publishing
10 5 (2.17%) Electronics
11 3 (1.30%) Investment Banking
11 3 (1.30%) Legal
12 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 82 (35.65%) Developer
2 46 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 36 (15.65%) Architect
4 27 (11.74%) Java Engineer
4 27 (11.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 24 (10.43%) PHP Developer
5 24 (10.43%) Software Developer
6 22 (9.57%) Consultant
6 22 (9.57%) Senior Architect
7 20 (8.70%) Java Developer
8 18 (7.83%) AWS Architect
8 18 (7.83%) Senior Developer
9 16 (6.96%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (5.65%) AWS Consultant
10 13 (5.65%) Cloud Consultant
10 13 (5.65%) Java Software Developer
10 13 (5.65%) Senior Consultant
11 11 (4.78%) Delivery Manager
11 11 (4.78%) Web Developer
12 10 (4.35%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (29.57%) HTML
2 51 (22.17%) Node.js
3 49 (21.30%) CSS
4 45 (19.57%) .NET
5 37 (16.09%) AngularJS
6 35 (15.22%) HTML5
7 32 (13.91%) Spring
8 31 (13.48%) jQuery
9 30 (13.04%) Web Services
10 27 (11.74%) Middleware
11 21 (9.13%) LAMP
12 20 (8.70%) Java EE
13 19 (8.26%) CSS3
14 18 (7.83%) REST
15 17 (7.39%) Apache Camel
16 15 (6.52%) RESTful
17 14 (6.09%) Hibernate
18 12 (5.22%) Ajax
18 12 (5.22%) JSON
19 10 (4.35%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (7.39%) Management Information System
3 14 (6.09%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.78%) PKI
4 11 (4.78%) User Experience
5 8 (3.48%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.04%) Algorithms
6 7 (3.04%) Blog
7 6 (2.61%) N-Tier
8 5 (2.17%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.74%) NHS
9 4 (1.74%) Wiki
10 3 (1.30%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.30%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.87%) Handset
11 2 (0.87%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.87%) RIA
12 1 (0.43%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 57 (24.78%) Linux
2 17 (7.39%) Windows
3 16 (6.96%) Unix
4 11 (4.78%) CentOS
5 7 (3.04%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.04%) Windows Server
6 4 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.87%) Android
8 1 (0.43%) AIX
8 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.43%) Debian
8 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.43%) Solaris
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (31.74%) DevOps
3 71 (30.87%) Software Engineering
4 55 (23.91%) TDD
5 42 (18.26%) SDLC
6 41 (17.83%) Scrum
7 35 (15.22%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (13.48%) Analytics
8 31 (13.48%) MVC
9 30 (13.04%) SOA
10 27 (11.74%) UML
11 26 (11.30%) OO
12 25 (10.87%) Data Analytics
12 25 (10.87%) Microservices
13 22 (9.57%) Front End Development
13 22 (9.57%) ITIL
14 21 (9.13%) Web Development
15 20 (8.70%) E-Commerce
16 18 (7.83%) Big Data Analytics
16 18 (7.83%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 107 (46.52%) Java
2 68 (29.57%) JavaScript
3 57 (24.78%) PHP
4 45 (19.57%) Python
5 35 (15.22%) C#
6 31 (13.48%) Ruby
7 26 (11.30%) SQL
8 23 (10.00%) Perl
9 16 (6.96%) C
10 13 (5.65%) Scala
11 11 (4.78%) C++
12 9 (3.91%) R
13 8 (3.48%) Bash Shell
14 7 (3.04%) Clojure
14 7 (3.04%) Go
14 7 (3.04%) Shell Script
15 5 (2.17%) TypeScript
16 4 (1.74%) Haskell
17 3 (1.30%) ActionScript
18 2 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (12.61%) Degree
2 15 (6.52%) Security Cleared
3 13 (5.65%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.91%) PhD
5 2 (0.87%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB
6 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.43%) LPIC
6 1 (0.43%) RHCE
6 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.04%) QA
2 5 (2.17%) WCAG
3 3 (1.30%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.43%) SDET
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (6.52%) Docker
2 13 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (4.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) Ceph
4 1 (0.43%) HDFS
4 1 (0.43%) iptables
4 1 (0.43%) Varnish
4 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (8.26%) Puppet
2 13 (5.65%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (3.91%) Ansible
4 7 (3.04%) Terraform
5 5 (2.17%) cPanel
6 3 (1.30%) Kubernetes
6 3 (1.30%) Mesos
7 1 (0.43%) Cacti
7 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.43%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.43%) Grafana
7 1 (0.43%) Graphite
7 1 (0.43%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.43%) Packer
7 1 (0.43%) Rancher
7 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (0.43%) rkt
7 1 (0.43%) Salt
7 1 (0.43%) Uchiwa
7 1 (0.43%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 30 (13.04%) Google
2 27 (11.74%) VMware
3 20 (8.70%) Oracle
4 14 (6.09%) Microsoft
5 13 (5.65%) Rackspace
6 10 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 7 (3.04%) Twitter
8 6 (2.61%) Facebook
9 5 (2.17%) SAP
9 5 (2.17%) Sun
10 4 (1.74%) Cloudera
10 4 (1.74%) IBM
10 4 (1.74%) Remedy
10 4 (1.74%) SaltStack
10 4 (1.74%) Zend
11 3 (1.30%) Cognizant
11 3 (1.30%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.87%) Apple
12 2 (0.87%) Ericsson
12 2 (0.87%) hybris
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