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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - - 15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
59 94 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 72.84% 77.69% 78.33%
Number of salaries quoted 55 87 46
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 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 24 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Laravel
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP