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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 34 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 1.11% - 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% - 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £33,500 - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,250
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +12.42%
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
84 35 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 93.33% 81.40% 88.51%
Number of salaries quoted 84 33 58
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 26 September 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