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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Wales / South Wales
Rank 63 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +14
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 15 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.73% 1.30% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.60% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 8
Median salary £40,000 £49,414 £89,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.05% -44.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £21,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £65,750 £106,850
UK excluding London median salary £46,500 £47,234 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-1.55% +2.68%

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
748 876 966
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.08% 81.11% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 661 768 864
Median salary £37,725 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +23 11 £40,000 -20.00%
Newport -12 3 £40,000 -0.40% 1
Torfaen - 1 £52,500 -
Open Source
Wales

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (39.39%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Big Data
4 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
5 10 (30.30%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
6 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
6 9 (27.27%) Node.js
6 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 9 (27.27%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) MVC
6 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 8 (24.24%) C#
7 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 8 (24.24%) Web Services
8 7 (21.21%) Java
8 7 (21.21%) WCF
8 7 (21.21%) CSS3
8 7 (21.21%) HTML5
8 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
8 7 (21.21%) DevOps
9 6 (18.18%) Puppet
9 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
9 6 (18.18%) Vue.js
9 6 (18.18%) JSON

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 10 (30.30%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (12.12%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (6.06%) JBoss
4 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) IaaS
2 4 (12.12%) PaaS
3 3 (9.09%) Office 365
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (3.03%) Bluemix
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Broadband
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) Big Data
2 9 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 6 (18.18%) Hadoop
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (12.12%) Neo4j
5 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.06%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.03%) MySQL
7 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (15.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (12.12%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Toad
4 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Multimedia
2 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (15.15%) .NET Developer
2 5 (15.15%) DBA
3 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Junior
4 3 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Database Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Integration Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum Master
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
2 9 (27.27%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 9 (27.27%) Node.js
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
4 7 (21.21%) AngularJS
4 7 (21.21%) CSS3
4 7 (21.21%) HTML5
4 7 (21.21%) WCF
5 6 (18.18%) JSON
5 6 (18.18%) Vue.js
6 4 (12.12%) REST
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (9.09%) Java EE
7 3 (9.09%) JSF
7 3 (9.09%) RESTful
7 3 (9.09%) XML
8 2 (6.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Blog
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) Digital TV
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) DevOps
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (15.15%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (15.15%) TDD
7 3 (9.09%) Coaching
7 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.09%) SOA
7 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) OO
8 2 (6.06%) SDLC
9 1 (3.03%) Feasibility Study
9 1 (3.03%) Software Delivery
9 1 (3.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
2 8 (24.24%) C#
2 8 (24.24%) SQL
3 7 (21.21%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) Python
5 3 (9.09%) Perl
6 2 (6.06%) Groovy
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) CEH
2 1 (3.03%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (3.03%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (3.03%) CISA
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
2 1 (3.03%) GIAC
2 1 (3.03%) GPEN
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
2 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
1 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.15%) Oracle
2 5 (15.15%) VMware
3 4 (12.12%) Cisco
4 2 (6.06%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) F5
5 1 (3.03%) Juniper
5 1 (3.03%) Perforce
5 1 (3.03%) Splunk
5 1 (3.03%) Vyatta