The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 10 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 2.44% 8.59% 7.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.14% 22.92% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 4
Average salary - £77,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +121.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14 48 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 34.15% 37.50% 24.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 38 13
Average salary £32,418 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.49% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £18,500 £28,736
10% offered a salary of more than £41,734 £40,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea +9 1 - - 2
Open Source
Wales

Open Source
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) Puppet
2 8 (72.73%) User Stories
2 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (72.73%) Ansible
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
2 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
3 3 (27.27%) SAP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Wales region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) WebLogic
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Architect
2 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) User Stories
2 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
2 8 (72.73%) Coaching
2 8 (72.73%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
Systems Management
1 8 (72.73%) Puppet
1 8 (72.73%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (72.73%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
Llanelli
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago