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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 9 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 11.59% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 12.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Median salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
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
41 63 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 77.36% 91.30% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 36 24
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,750 £62,500
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