The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Westminster region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 15 5 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 3.23% 6.25% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 7.69% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Median salary - £53,196 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.64%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Open Source
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Westminster region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Westminster
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
61 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Westminster 98.39% 81.25% 86.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57 12 16
Median salary £77,500 £54,098 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.25% +35.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,571
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £46,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Westminster

The demand trend of job ads across the Westminster 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 Westminster

Open Source
Salary Trend in Westminster

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Westminster

Open Source
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Westminster

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Westminster region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) SABSA
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design
1 2 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Westminster 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Loss Prevention
1 2 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Protective Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SABSA
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Service Design
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF