The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Bromwich region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 22.41% 50.85% 47.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 17
Average salary £26,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -38.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the West Bromwich region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Open Source Salary Trend in West Bromwich