Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 139 156
Rank change year-on-year +49 +17 +55
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 275 160 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.46% 2.13% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 2.34% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 238 131 86
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +10.73% +26.43%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £23,125
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
North West median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +10.47% +14.67%

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7245 6833 6753
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 91.16% 91.09% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 5988 5854 5603
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,000 £63,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Manchester

Open Source
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Manchester

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Manchester

Open Source
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +6 17 £42,500 +73.47% 1
Altrincham -11 10 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Salford -8 2 £41,250 +3.13%
Sale - 1 £32,500 -
Open Source
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 137 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (44.00%) Java
3 104 (37.82%) Python
4 82 (29.82%) SQL
4 82 (29.82%) DevOps
5 77 (28.00%) HTML
6 72 (26.18%) Big Data
7 69 (25.09%) Amazon AWS
7 69 (25.09%) Linux
8 67 (24.36%) Finance
9 65 (23.64%) Degree
10 62 (22.55%) OO
11 61 (22.18%) CSS
12 60 (21.82%) JavaScript
13 59 (21.45%) TDD
14 56 (20.36%) Software Engineering
15 55 (20.00%) .NET
16 52 (18.91%) Analytics
17 51 (18.55%) Hadoop
18 50 (18.18%) Test Automation
18 50 (18.18%) HTML5
18 50 (18.18%) PHP
19 49 (17.82%) Manufacturing
19 49 (17.82%) Marketing
20 48 (17.45%) Puppet
20 48 (17.45%) Opscode Chef
20 48 (17.45%) Unix
21 47 (17.09%) SQL Server
21 47 (17.09%) Microsoft
22 46 (16.73%) Scrum

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 37 (13.45%) Apache Spark
2 27 (9.82%) Apache
3 16 (5.82%) WordPress
4 15 (5.45%) CMS
5 13 (4.73%) Confluence
6 12 (4.36%) Joomla!
7 5 (1.82%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.82%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.45%) IIS
8 4 (1.45%) MS Exchange
8 4 (1.45%) SAS
9 3 (1.09%) nginx
9 3 (1.09%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.73%) JBoss
11 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (3.27%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.45%) SPSS
3 3 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.09%) S-PLUS
3 3 (1.09%) Stata
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (5.45%) Magento
2 2 (0.73%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 69 (25.09%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (14.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (5.45%) Amazon EMR
5 12 (4.36%) GitHub
6 7 (2.55%) Office 365
7 5 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 5 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (0.73%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.36%) CodePlex
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.55%) Internet
1 7 (2.55%) Network Security
2 6 (2.18%) HTTP
3 4 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (1.45%) SAN
3 4 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.09%) Firewall
5 2 (0.73%) DNS
5 2 (0.73%) VoIP
5 2 (0.73%) VPN
5 2 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.36%) Softswitch
6 1 (0.36%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (26.18%) Big Data
2 51 (18.55%) Hadoop
3 47 (17.09%) SQL Server
4 43 (15.64%) Relational Database
5 30 (10.91%) MySQL
6 27 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (8.36%) NoSQL
8 18 (6.55%) MongoDB
9 15 (5.45%) Amazon Redshift
10 13 (4.73%) CouchDB
11 10 (3.64%) Apache Accumulo
12 8 (2.91%) Redis
13 6 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
13 6 (2.18%) GIS
13 6 (2.18%) Spatial Data
14 5 (1.82%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.82%) RDBMS
15 4 (1.45%) Data Mining
16 3 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (1.09%) HBase
Development Applications
1 46 (16.73%) Git (software)
2 25 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 22 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 22 (8.00%) JIRA
4 19 (6.91%) Eclipse
5 18 (6.55%) Selenium
6 14 (5.09%) Maven
7 11 (4.00%) WebDriver
8 9 (3.27%) TeamCity
9 8 (2.91%) Bitbucket
10 7 (2.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 7 (2.55%) JUnit
11 6 (2.18%) Vagrant
12 5 (1.82%) EasyMock
12 5 (1.82%) Subversion
12 5 (1.82%) Travis CI
13 4 (1.45%) SpecFlow
14 3 (1.09%) Appium
14 3 (1.09%) Calabash
14 3 (1.09%) Gradle
General
1 67 (24.36%) Finance
2 49 (17.82%) Manufacturing
2 49 (17.82%) Marketing
3 45 (16.36%) Telecoms
4 44 (16.00%) Electronics
5 6 (2.18%) Retail
6 5 (1.82%) Automotive
6 5 (1.82%) Local Government
7 3 (1.09%) Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Games
7 3 (1.09%) Publishing
8 2 (0.73%) Advertising
8 2 (0.73%) Legal
8 2 (0.73%) Military
9 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 87 (31.64%) Developer
2 46 (16.73%) Architect
3 40 (14.55%) Software Engineer
4 27 (9.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 25 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 24 (8.73%) Java Developer
7 23 (8.36%) PHP Developer
7 23 (8.36%) Senior Developer
8 21 (7.64%) Junior
9 20 (7.27%) Cloud Architect
10 18 (6.55%) DevOps Architect
10 18 (6.55%) Scala Developer
11 16 (5.82%) Analyst
11 16 (5.82%) Cloud Engineer
11 16 (5.82%) Java Engineer
11 16 (5.82%) Java Software Engineer
12 15 (5.45%) C# Developer
12 15 (5.45%) Junior Developer
13 14 (5.09%) Junior Java Developer
13 14 (5.09%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (28.00%) HTML
2 61 (22.18%) CSS
3 55 (20.00%) .NET
4 50 (18.18%) HTML5
5 46 (16.73%) jQuery
6 37 (13.45%) Web Services
7 28 (10.18%) CSS3
8 26 (9.45%) Spring
9 24 (8.73%) RESTful
10 17 (6.18%) Node.js
10 17 (6.18%) RabbitMQ
11 16 (5.82%) AngularJS
11 16 (5.82%) MSMQ
11 16 (5.82%) Sass
11 16 (5.82%) Spring Boot
11 16 (5.82%) XML
12 15 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (4.73%) Backbone.js
13 13 (4.73%) Middleware
14 11 (4.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 32 (11.64%) Computer Science
2 29 (10.55%) Public Cloud
3 19 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.18%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (5.45%) Data Structures
6 13 (4.73%) Cyber Attack
6 13 (4.73%) User Experience
7 8 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.91%) Mobile App
8 7 (2.55%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.55%) iPad
9 5 (1.82%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.82%) Wiki
10 4 (1.45%) Clustering
11 3 (1.09%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.09%) Fintech
11 3 (1.09%) N-Tier
11 3 (1.09%) PKI
12 2 (0.73%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.36%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 69 (25.09%) Linux
2 48 (17.45%) Unix
3 41 (14.91%) Windows
4 5 (1.82%) Android
4 5 (1.82%) CentOS
4 5 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.82%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.09%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (49.82%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (29.82%) DevOps
3 62 (22.55%) OO
4 59 (21.45%) TDD
5 56 (20.36%) Software Engineering
6 52 (18.91%) Analytics
7 50 (18.18%) Test Automation
8 46 (16.73%) Machine Learning
8 46 (16.73%) Scrum
8 46 (16.73%) Web Development
9 44 (16.00%) Business Intelligence
9 44 (16.00%) Digital Marketing
9 44 (16.00%) Programme Management
10 42 (15.27%) Continuous Integration
11 38 (13.82%) MVC
12 28 (10.18%) Continuous Delivery
13 24 (8.73%) BDD
13 24 (8.73%) ITIL
14 23 (8.36%) OO PHP
15 22 (8.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 121 (44.00%) Java
2 104 (37.82%) Python
3 82 (29.82%) SQL
4 60 (21.82%) JavaScript
5 50 (18.18%) PHP
6 42 (15.27%) C#
7 41 (14.91%) Shell Script
8 40 (14.55%) C++
9 38 (13.82%) Go
10 34 (12.36%) Ruby
11 24 (8.73%) Scala
12 22 (8.00%) Clojure
13 16 (5.82%) C
14 15 (5.45%) Haskell
15 9 (3.27%) R
16 8 (2.91%) Bash Shell
17 3 (1.09%) MATLAB
17 3 (1.09%) Objective-C
17 3 (1.09%) PowerShell
18 2 (0.73%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 65 (23.64%) Degree
2 19 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (5.82%) Master's Degree
3 16 (5.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.00%) MCPD
4 11 (4.00%) MCSD
5 10 (3.64%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (1.45%) CCNA
7 4 (1.45%) CCNP
7 4 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.45%) MCSE
8 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.73%) PhD
9 1 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.27%) QA
2 5 (1.82%) Web Application Security Consortium
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (8.36%) Docker
2 6 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.18%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 48 (17.45%) Opscode Chef
1 48 (17.45%) Puppet
2 34 (12.36%) Ansible
3 16 (5.82%) Mesos
4 8 (2.91%) Kubernetes
5 7 (2.55%) Terraform
6 5 (1.82%) Cobbler
6 5 (1.82%) Tivoli
7 4 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.09%) Marathon
8 3 (1.09%) Packer
8 3 (1.09%) rkt
9 2 (0.73%) SCCM
10 1 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 47 (17.09%) Microsoft
2 44 (16.00%) SAP
3 41 (14.91%) Google
4 21 (7.64%) Oracle
5 12 (4.36%) VMware
6 9 (3.27%) Adobe
7 5 (1.82%) Apple
7 5 (1.82%) Cisco
7 5 (1.82%) EnterpriseDB
7 5 (1.82%) Rackspace
7 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.09%) Splunk
9 2 (0.73%) WorldPay
9 2 (0.73%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.36%) BroadSoft
10 1 (0.36%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.36%) GENBAND
10 1 (0.36%) Nintex
10 1 (0.36%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.36%) Sonus