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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - 12 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian - 7.35% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.94% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £62,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
38 63 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 79.17% 92.65% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 29 36 27
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £55,200 £55,000
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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture

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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture