The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 27 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 0.92% 0.80% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 0.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Median salary £23,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 104 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 90.83% 83.20% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 90 76 66
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £53,900 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

The demand trend of job ads across the Wolverhampton 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 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

Open Source
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Wolverhampton region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Database Theory
1 1 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) LAMP
1 1 (100.00%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Database Theory
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Postfix