The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 82 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 25 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.93% 1.73% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 2.11% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 8
Median salary £45,000 £45,250 £89,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% -49.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,750 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,148 £106,850
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Open Source
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1124 1041 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 86.93% 82.03% 81.32%
Number of salaries quoted 969 904 840
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales 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 Wales

Open Source
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Wales

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Wales

Open Source
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -1 21 £45,000 -20.11%
North Wales -6 2 £45,000 +4.65%
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 8 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 Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 14 (37.84%) HTML
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) .NET
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 12 (32.43%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 11 (29.73%) MVC
4 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
5 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
5 10 (27.03%) Big Data
5 10 (27.03%) Hadoop
5 10 (27.03%) Scrum
5 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
5 10 (27.03%) Java
5 10 (27.03%) C#
6 9 (24.32%) Oracle
6 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (21.62%) Python
7 8 (21.62%) WCF
8 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
8 7 (18.92%) VMware
8 7 (18.92%) Web Services
8 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
8 7 (18.92%) Puppet
8 7 (18.92%) Git (software)

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.62%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 4 (10.81%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
4 2 (5.41%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.81%) IaaS
2 4 (10.81%) PaaS
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.70%) Bluemix
5 1 (2.70%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Broadband
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
2 1 (2.70%) VPN
2 1 (2.70%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
2 10 (27.03%) Big Data
2 10 (27.03%) Hadoop
2 10 (27.03%) NoSQL
3 6 (16.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (16.22%) Neo4j
4 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
5 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
5 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) MySQL
7 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Git (software)
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
2 6 (16.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
5 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.70%) JIRA
6 1 (2.70%) Maven
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (2.70%) Toad
6 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
6 1 (2.70%) Xcode
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Multimedia
2 1 (2.70%) Law
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 7 (18.92%) DBA
3 5 (13.51%) Administrator
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum Master
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (5.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 12 (32.43%) .NET
2 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 8 (21.62%) WCF
5 7 (18.92%) Web Services
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (13.51%) Node.js
6 5 (13.51%) XML
7 4 (10.81%) JSON
8 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.11%) AngularJS
8 3 (8.11%) CSS3
8 3 (8.11%) HTML5
8 3 (8.11%) Java EE
8 3 (8.11%) JDBC
8 3 (8.11%) JSF
8 3 (8.11%) ODBC
8 3 (8.11%) RESTful
8 3 (8.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Digital TV
2 3 (8.11%) User Experience
3 2 (5.41%) AS400
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) FMCG
3 2 (5.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) iDTV
4 1 (2.70%) Blog
4 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Fintech
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.41%) Unix
5 1 (2.70%) Android
5 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) Scrum
4 7 (18.92%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (18.92%) Software Engineering
5 6 (16.22%) DevOps
6 3 (8.11%) Coaching
6 3 (8.11%) Database Tuning
6 3 (8.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) SDLC
6 3 (8.11%) SOA
6 3 (8.11%) TDD
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.41%) Information Assurance
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.41%) Migration
7 2 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) C#
3 10 (27.03%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) Python
5 5 (13.51%) Perl
6 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
7 2 (5.41%) C++
7 2 (5.41%) COBOL
7 2 (5.41%) Groovy
7 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.41%) Ruby
8 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CEH
2 1 (2.70%) CHECK Team Leader
2 1 (2.70%) CHECK Team Member
2 1 (2.70%) CISA
2 1 (2.70%) CISM
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) GIAC
2 1 (2.70%) GPEN
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) QA
1 1 (2.70%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) Docker
2 2 (5.41%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 9 (24.32%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) Cloudera
5 2 (5.41%) IBM
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
6 1 (2.70%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.70%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) F5
6 1 (2.70%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) Perforce
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) Vyatta