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

3 months to
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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
52 35 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 91.23% 81.40% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 49 23 72
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,000 £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 13 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 2 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 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

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 2 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft