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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 38 36 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 12 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.06% 1.92% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 2.40% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 4
Median salary £62,500 £38,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+61.29% -26.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,750 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £39,750 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,903 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-0.84% +10.75%
Open Source
Staffordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 167 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 95.36% 80.29% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 202 143 184
Median salary £43,500 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.98% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The demand trend of job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Open Source
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Stoke-on-Trent region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 3 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 12 (66.67%) C#
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) SOA
2 11 (61.11%) Haskell
2 11 (61.11%) Erlang
2 11 (61.11%) Low Latency
2 11 (61.11%) Functional Programming
3 10 (55.56%) F#
3 10 (55.56%) Middleware
3 10 (55.56%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (44.44%) Clojure
5 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
5 8 (44.44%) Go
5 8 (44.44%) Data Structures
5 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
5 8 (44.44%) Complexity Analysis
5 8 (44.44%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (44.44%) Internet
5 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
5 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
6 7 (38.89%) Web Services
6 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
6 7 (38.89%) Physics
6 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
7 6 (33.33%) QA
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 5 (27.78%) HTML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Internet
1 8 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (16.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) AccuRev
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.11%) JIRA
1 2 (11.11%) Selenium
1 2 (11.11%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (11.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Linux Developer
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Erlang Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Java Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
5 1 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) Middleware
3 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) CSS3
7 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (5.56%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Symfony
7 1 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) XSL
7 1 (5.56%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (44.44%) Algorithms
2 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 8 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
3 7 (38.89%) Physics
4 5 (27.78%) iPad
5 4 (22.22%) N-Tier
6 3 (16.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Functional Programming
1 11 (61.11%) Low Latency
1 11 (61.11%) SOA
2 8 (44.44%) Complexity Analysis
2 8 (44.44%) Multithreaded Programming
2 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) MVC
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (11.11%) Automation Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) SDLC
5 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Web Testing
6 1 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) Erlang
2 11 (61.11%) Haskell
3 10 (55.56%) F#
3 10 (55.56%) Java
4 8 (44.44%) Clojure
4 8 (44.44%) Go
5 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 3 (16.67%) Ruby
6 3 (16.67%) Scala
7 2 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.56%) C++
8 1 (5.56%) PHP
8 1 (5.56%) SQL
8 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 1 (5.56%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) TOWER Software
2 3 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (5.56%) Zend