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

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 89 101 75
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 10 3 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.77% 0.22% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.26% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 22
Median salary £38,000 £27,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -48.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,600 £48,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,650 £27,400 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
1072 1134 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.21% 84.06% 83.64%
Number of salaries quoted 917 942 929
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +14 9 £36,000 +33.33% 5
Open Source
UK

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) C#
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (28.57%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Perl
5 6 (28.57%) PHP
5 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
6 5 (23.81%) Unix
6 5 (23.81%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) SDLC
7 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
7 4 (19.05%) CSS
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Kanban
7 4 (19.05%) Selenium
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
8 3 (14.29%) WCF
8 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (14.29%) XML
8 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
8 3 (14.29%) MVC
8 3 (14.29%) Python

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 2 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) JBoss
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Big Data
1 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Selenium
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Ant
3 1 (4.76%) Appium
3 1 (4.76%) Calabash
3 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
3 1 (4.76%) ClearQuest
3 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.76%) eggPlant
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) JIRA
3 1 (4.76%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) Maven
3 1 (4.76%) Robotium
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.76%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Programmer
3 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Junior
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum Master
3 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modeller
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Junior PHP Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (38.10%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (14.29%) WCF
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) jQuery
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Fintech
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (23.81%) Unix
3 1 (4.76%) Android
3 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 5 (23.81%) SDLC
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) Kanban
5 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
5 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
6 2 (9.52%) Change Management
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Low Latency
7 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
7 1 (4.76%) Mobile Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) Perl
2 6 (28.57%) PHP
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 3 (14.29%) Python
6 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
6 2 (9.52%) Korn
6 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.76%) C
7 1 (4.76%) C++
7 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
7 1 (4.76%) R
7 1 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (4.76%) Scala
7 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.76%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) VMware
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