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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
Rank 31 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.59% 1.06% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 1.13% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Median salary £67,500 £47,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% +6.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £41,500 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £53,500 £60,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
161 177 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 96.41% 93.65% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 132 161 123
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,113 £57,500 £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 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 26 February 2017.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 16 (84.21%) C#
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 13 (68.42%) SOA
3 12 (63.16%) Functional Programming
4 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (57.89%) Linux
5 10 (52.63%) Middleware
5 10 (52.63%) Low Latency
5 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
5 10 (52.63%) Haskell
5 10 (52.63%) Erlang
5 10 (52.63%) F#
6 9 (47.37%) CSS
6 9 (47.37%) HTML
6 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
7 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
7 8 (42.11%) MVC
7 8 (42.11%) Java
7 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
7 8 (42.11%) Internet
7 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
7 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
7 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
7 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
7 8 (42.11%) Physics
7 8 (42.11%) jQuery
7 8 (42.11%) HTML5
7 8 (42.11%) Go
7 8 (42.11%) Data Structures

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 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) Internet
1 8 (42.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Riak
3 2 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Architect
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Technical Architect
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Architect
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) PHP Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (84.21%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) Middleware
3 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (42.11%) HTML5
4 8 (42.11%) jQuery
5 6 (31.58%) Web Services
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (15.79%) CSS3
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.53%) Ajax
8 2 (10.53%) SOAP
8 2 (10.53%) WinForms
8 2 (10.53%) XHTML
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) XSL
9 1 (5.26%) Symfony
9 1 (5.26%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (57.89%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (42.11%) Algorithms
3 8 (42.11%) Data Structures
4 6 (31.58%) N-Tier
5 4 (21.05%) Blog
6 2 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) SOA
2 12 (63.16%) Functional Programming
3 10 (52.63%) Low Latency
4 8 (42.11%) Complexity Analysis
4 8 (42.11%) Mathematics
4 8 (42.11%) Multithreaded Programming
4 8 (42.11%) Multithreading
4 8 (42.11%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) Physics
4 8 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) Complex Event Processing
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (10.53%) Service Design
6 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
6 2 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) High Availability
7 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C#
2 10 (52.63%) Erlang
2 10 (52.63%) F#
2 10 (52.63%) Haskell
3 8 (42.11%) Clojure
3 8 (42.11%) Go
3 8 (42.11%) Java
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.53%) Python
4 2 (10.53%) Ruby
4 2 (10.53%) Scala
4 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
4 2 (10.53%) VB
4 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) C++
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) TOWER Software
3 2 (10.53%) Twitter
4 1 (5.26%) Zend