The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan - - 15.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 72 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.00% 68.57% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 51 27
Average salary £23,913 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.29% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,265 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £52,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Wigan region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Open Source
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Wigan