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 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 9 6 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 6.90% 14.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 16.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 0
Median salary £43,750 £65,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.69% -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
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
22 86 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 75.86% 91.49% 97.06%
Number of salaries quoted 18 59 18
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,717 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,000 £68,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

The demand trend of job ads across the West Lothian 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 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the West Lothian 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
Livingston -5 2 £43,750 -32.69%
Open Source
Scotland

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) MOM
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Arduino
2 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) Redis
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (50.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Development Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Arduino
1 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (50.00%) Raspberry Pi
1 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) People Management
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft