The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 13 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 4.76% 7.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 7.41% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £27,500 £41,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Open Source
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 54 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 85.71% 94.74% 82.67%
Number of salaries quoted 35 51 50
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,100 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

The demand trend of job ads across the Salford 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 Salford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Salford

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 25 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 Salford region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) JBoss
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Core Data
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
3 1 (25.00%) Google
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Drupal
3 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
2 1 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (25.00%) WordPress
General
1 1 (25.00%) Advertising
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Android Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Android SDK
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
2 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
2 1 (25.00%) Core Animation
2 1 (25.00%) Core Data
2 1 (25.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (25.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Animation
1 1 (25.00%) Social Media
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Google