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

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea - - 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,903 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-0.84% +11.40%
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
87 48 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 96.67% 72.73% 63.77%
Number of salaries quoted 84 42 29
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £21,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £73,750 £41,500
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 2 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 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