The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Wales / West Wales
Rank 33 27 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 4.20% 2.70% 17.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 3.51% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 6
Median salary £40,210 £26,250 £73,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.17% -64.40%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 57 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 94.96% 77.03% 92.98%
Number of salaries quoted 96 51 41
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £34,836
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the West Wales 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 Wales

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Open Source Salary Trend in West Wales

Open Source
Job Locations in West Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Swansea -4 5 £40,210 +53.17%
Open Source
Wales

Open Source
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Zenoss
1 5 (100.00%) Junos
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 5 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Junos
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) ServiceNow