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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 27 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 1.80% 0.51% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 0.66% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £47,218 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+109.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
151 152 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.42% 77.16% 91.67%
Number of salaries quoted 145 109 58
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £42,887
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -18.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
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 13 February 2016. 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 - 3 £47,218 - 1
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) J2SE
3 4 (33.33%) SOAP
3 4 (33.33%) webMethods
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (33.33%) JSON
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (33.33%) Scala
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) Puppet
3 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (33.33%) REST

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) Apache
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Open Workbench
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Hive
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Impala
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Digital Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analytics Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Data Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Operations Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) HTML5
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) J2SE
1 4 (33.33%) JSON
1 4 (33.33%) Play Framework
1 4 (33.33%) REST
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) DevOps
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Coaching
5 2 (16.67%) Kanban
5 2 (16.67%) MapReduce
5 2 (16.67%) SFIA
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) Scala
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CITP
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) webMethods