The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Lothian region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 24 21
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 3.90% 4.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 16.67% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Average salary - £32,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.16%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Miscellaneous Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
9 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 17.31% 23.38% 20.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 19
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,700 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £33,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Scotland

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 Miscellaneous 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