The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 17 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.56% 0.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 1.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £63,299 £26,478 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+139.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Open Source
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
210 59 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 89.74% 58.42% 58.02%
Number of salaries quoted 131 49 31
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Shropshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Shropshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford - 13 £63,299 - 1
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
4 4 (23.53%) Web Development
4 4 (23.53%) Open Workbench
4 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Change Management
4 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (23.53%) Finance
5 3 (17.65%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) JIRA
6 2 (11.76%) Spring
6 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.76%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) CITP
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.76%) Kanban
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (11.76%) Scala
6 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
6 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (11.76%) Confluence
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) JBoss
1 2 (11.76%) Apache
1 2 (11.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Open Workbench
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Hive
1 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) JUnit
1 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
2 5 (29.41%) Business Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) HTML
1 2 (11.76%) J2EE
1 2 (11.76%) SOAP
1 2 (11.76%) XML
1 2 (11.76%) J2SE
1 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
1 2 (11.76%) Spring
1 2 (11.76%) JSON
1 2 (11.76%) HTML5
1 2 (11.76%) REST
1 2 (11.76%) Play Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Risk Management
3 4 (23.53%) Scrum
3 4 (23.53%) Web Development
3 4 (23.53%) Resource Management
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.76%) Kanban
5 2 (11.76%) MapReduce
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Scala
2 2 (11.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) CITP
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) webMethods