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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 18 23
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales - 5.32% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.81% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £85,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +102.38%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
Wales

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
35 86 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 79.55% 91.49% 73.12%
Number of salaries quoted 23 69 63
Average salary £36,750 £48,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £42,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) Puppet
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
2 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (70.00%) Ansible
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (30.00%) SAP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (30.00%) WebLogic
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Architect
2 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (70.00%) User Stories
2 7 (70.00%) Mentoring
2 7 (70.00%) Coaching
2 7 (70.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 7 (70.00%) Puppet
1 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (70.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) SAP