The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 29 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.39% - 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% - 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £33,500 - £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
Open Source
West 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 Swansea region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
64 32 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 88.89% 82.05% 93.48%
Number of salaries quoted 61 21 69
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea 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 Swansea

Open Source
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Swansea

Open Source
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft