The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - 11.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 13
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20 6 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 24.10% 15.38% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 35
Average salary £32,500 £29,250 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -19.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,050 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £45,000 £31,325
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Wolverhampton