The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 77 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 21 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.95% 1.70% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.05% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 7
Median salary £45,000 £56,328 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.11% -37.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £35,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £108,300
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Open Source
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
948 925 922
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 88.10% 82.81% 82.10%
Number of salaries quoted 838 804 761
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales 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 South Wales

Open Source
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Open Source Salary Trend in South Wales

Open Source
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in South Wales

Open Source
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cardiff +9 11 £45,000 -5.26%
Newport -14 7 £43,750 -22.32%
Torfaen - 2 £52,500 -
Open Source
Wales

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (37.50%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) Linux
3 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 10 (31.25%) Big Data
4 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
4 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
4 9 (28.13%) .NET
4 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) MVC
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
5 8 (25.00%) WCF
5 8 (25.00%) C#
5 8 (25.00%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Java
5 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 8 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (21.88%) Web Services
6 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
6 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
7 6 (18.75%) Python
7 6 (18.75%) DevOps
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (15.63%) Jenkins

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (15.63%) IIS
3 4 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.50%) IaaS
2 4 (12.50%) PaaS
3 3 (9.38%) Office 365
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.13%) Bluemix
5 1 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) Broadband
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) Big Data
2 9 (28.13%) MongoDB
3 8 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (12.50%) Neo4j
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.13%) MySQL
7 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.13%) JIRA
5 1 (3.13%) Maven
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.13%) Toad
5 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 1 (3.13%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) DBA
3 4 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum Master
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Database Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Junior
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.13%) iOS Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Junior DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) CSS
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 9 (28.13%) .NET
2 9 (28.13%) ASP.NET
3 8 (25.00%) WCF
4 7 (21.88%) Web Services
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (15.63%) Node.js
5 5 (15.63%) XML
6 4 (12.50%) JSON
7 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.38%) CSS3
7 3 (9.38%) HTML5
7 3 (9.38%) Java EE
7 3 (9.38%) JSF
7 3 (9.38%) RESTful
7 3 (9.38%) Vue.js
8 2 (6.25%) Ajax
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (3.13%) Blog
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Android
3 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) MVC
2 9 (28.13%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) Software Engineering
4 6 (18.75%) DevOps
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (9.38%) Coaching
6 3 (9.38%) OO
6 3 (9.38%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) TDD
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.25%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.25%) OOD
8 1 (3.13%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.13%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 6 (18.75%) Python
4 3 (9.38%) Perl
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (3.13%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CEH
2 1 (3.13%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (3.13%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (3.13%) CISA
2 1 (3.13%) CISM
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) GIAC
2 1 (3.13%) GPEN
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.13%) QA
1 1 (3.13%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.13%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Perforce
5 1 (3.13%) Splunk
5 1 (3.13%) Vyatta