The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 65 73
Rank change year-on-year +23 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 15 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.99% 1.15% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 1.38% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 2
Median salary £35,250 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.87% +50.94%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

Open Source is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 455 580 644
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 90.82% 83.45% 85.64%
Number of salaries quoted 392 508 514
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Open Source as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Cardiff

Open Source
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Cardiff

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Cardiff over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 12 (42.86%) HTML5
2 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 11 (39.29%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (39.29%) C#
3 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
3 11 (39.29%) MVC
4 10 (35.71%) Scrum
4 10 (35.71%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) Linux
4 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (35.71%) CSS3
5 9 (32.14%) Big Data
5 9 (32.14%) Node.js
5 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (32.14%) Windows
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
5 9 (32.14%) Docker
5 9 (32.14%) DevOps
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
7 7 (25.00%) SQL
8 6 (21.43%) Finance
8 6 (21.43%) TDD
8 6 (21.43%) WCF
8 6 (21.43%) Vue.js

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 11 (39.29%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (17.86%) CMS
2 5 (17.86%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) Drupal
5 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (7.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (32.14%) Big Data
3 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
3 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) MySQL
4 4 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.57%) OLTP
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.71%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.57%) Gradle
3 1 (3.57%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) DBA
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum Master
3 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.57%) PHP Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) AngularJS
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
1 12 (42.86%) HTML5
2 10 (35.71%) .NET
2 10 (35.71%) CSS
2 10 (35.71%) CSS3
3 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 9 (32.14%) Node.js
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (21.43%) Vue.js
6 6 (21.43%) WCF
7 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (17.86%) XML
8 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 4 (14.29%) Entity Framework
9 3 (10.71%) JSON
9 3 (10.71%) REST
10 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
10 2 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Linux
2 9 (32.14%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Solaris
4 2 (7.14%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) VMS
5 1 (3.57%) CentOS
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) MVC
3 10 (35.71%) Scrum
4 9 (32.14%) DevOps
5 6 (21.43%) TDD
6 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 3 (10.71%) High Availability
7 3 (10.71%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) OOD
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Change Management
8 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.14%) Microservices
8 2 (7.14%) SDLC
9 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) Open Source Development
9 1 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (3.57%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
1 11 (39.29%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 3 (10.71%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.71%) TypeScript
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.57%) Groovy
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 9 (32.14%) Docker
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
2 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago