The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 11 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 8.96% - 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% - 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £63,750 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +6.25%
Open Source
Scotland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
62 37 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 92.54% 71.15% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 37 26 31
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £42,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Open Source Salary Trend in West Lothian

Open Source
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston - 1 - -
Open Source
Scotland

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 5 (62.50%) Java
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Korn
2 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 3 (37.50%) F5
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Apache
2 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
2 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
2 3 (37.50%) Docker
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) Opsview
2 3 (37.50%) Graphite
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Apache
1 3 (37.50%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Spring
2 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) OOD
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) Perl
2 3 (37.50%) Ruby
2 3 (37.50%) Korn
2 3 (37.50%) Scala
2 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) C
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Nagios
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
1 3 (37.50%) Opsview
1 3 (37.50%) Graphite
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) F5
West Lothian
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago