The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Open Source
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Miscellaneous Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
48 101 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 16.72% 33.33% 32.52%
Number of salaries quoted 44 83 37
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,535 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Open Source
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Solihull

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) SEO
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) UX Design
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
1 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) WF
3 1 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SEO
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) UX Design
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Solihull, West Midlands
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