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 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
North West / Manchester
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 114 110
Rank change year-on-year +48 -4  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 181 68 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.32% 1.94% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 2.16% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 156 53 67
Median salary £48,750 £46,658 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.48% +3.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3822 3152 3044
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 91.22% 90.11% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3271 2700 2543
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -10 8 £35,000 - 1
Bolton +1 1 £37,500 -
Salford -6 1 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Altrincham -9 1 - -
Rochdale - 1 £30,000 -
Open Source
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 156 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (51.25%) Java
3 130 (46.59%) DevOps
4 105 (37.63%) Python
5 100 (35.84%) Amazon AWS
6 99 (35.48%) SQL
7 91 (32.62%) Linux
8 87 (31.18%) Software Engineering
8 87 (31.18%) Big Data
9 86 (30.82%) .NET
10 83 (29.75%) Finance
11 80 (28.67%) Hadoop
12 70 (25.09%) HTML
12 70 (25.09%) Apache Spark
13 69 (24.73%) C++
14 68 (24.37%) Scrum
15 64 (22.94%) Manufacturing
16 62 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 60 (21.51%) Analytics
17 60 (21.51%) JavaScript
17 60 (21.51%) CSS
18 59 (21.15%) OO
18 59 (21.15%) Marketing
19 58 (20.79%) TDD
19 58 (20.79%) SQL Server
20 57 (20.43%) C#
21 56 (20.07%) Telecoms
21 56 (20.07%) Puppet
22 55 (19.71%) Continuous Integration
23 54 (19.35%) Business Intelligence

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 70 (25.09%) Apache Spark
2 45 (16.13%) Apache
3 19 (6.81%) Confluence
4 15 (5.38%) CMS
5 11 (3.94%) Apache Pig
5 11 (3.94%) Drupal
6 10 (3.58%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (3.58%) WordPress
7 9 (3.23%) EPiServer
7 9 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (3.23%) Umbraco
8 8 (2.87%) SAS
9 7 (2.51%) OpenStack
10 6 (2.15%) GeoServer
10 6 (2.15%) Joomla!
11 4 (1.43%) nginx
12 3 (1.08%) Apache Airflow
13 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
14 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.87%) SPSS
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.08%) S-PLUS
2 3 (1.08%) Stata
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 52 (18.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (3.94%) Magento
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 100 (35.84%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (17.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 20 (7.17%) Amazon EMR
4 20 (7.17%) GitHub
5 9 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.08%) OpenShift
6 3 (1.08%) SaaS
7 2 (0.72%) PaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.36%) CodePlex
8 1 (0.36%) IaaS
8 1 (0.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.79%) Internet
2 4 (1.43%) Firewall
2 4 (1.43%) Network Security
2 4 (1.43%) Softswitch
2 4 (1.43%) VoIP
2 4 (1.43%) VoWiFi
3 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) DNS
4 1 (0.36%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (31.18%) Big Data
2 80 (28.67%) Hadoop
3 58 (20.79%) SQL Server
4 53 (19.00%) Relational Database
5 32 (11.47%) MySQL
6 26 (9.32%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (8.96%) NoSQL
8 21 (7.53%) Amazon Redshift
9 17 (6.09%) MongoDB
10 14 (5.02%) CouchDB
11 11 (3.94%) Apache Hive
11 11 (3.94%) RDBMS
11 11 (3.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.87%) Data Mining
13 7 (2.51%) Apache Accumulo
14 5 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (1.43%) Redis
16 3 (1.08%) HBase
16 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (18.64%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.96%) JIRA
3 22 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 18 (6.45%) Bitbucket
5 15 (5.38%) JUnit
6 14 (5.02%) Subversion
7 13 (4.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 13 (4.66%) Eclipse
7 13 (4.66%) TeamCity
7 13 (4.66%) Visual Studio
8 12 (4.30%) EasyMock
9 11 (3.94%) Maven
10 9 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (2.87%) Selenium
12 5 (1.79%) Vagrant
13 4 (1.43%) Ant
13 4 (1.43%) Gradle
13 4 (1.43%) WebDriver
14 3 (1.08%) Cucumber
14 3 (1.08%) GitLab
General
1 83 (29.75%) Finance
2 64 (22.94%) Manufacturing
3 59 (21.15%) Marketing
4 56 (20.07%) Telecoms
5 52 (18.64%) Electronics
6 14 (5.02%) Retail
7 10 (3.58%) Local Government
8 9 (3.23%) Games
8 9 (3.23%) Publishing
9 4 (1.43%) Military
10 3 (1.08%) Automotive
11 2 (0.72%) Advertising
11 2 (0.72%) Law
12 1 (0.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 76 (27.24%) Developer
2 68 (24.37%) Software Engineer
3 45 (16.13%) Architect
4 40 (14.34%) Java Engineer
5 38 (13.62%) Java Software Engineer
6 32 (11.47%) Cloud Architect
6 32 (11.47%) Java Developer
7 29 (10.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 28 (10.04%) Software Developer
9 23 (8.24%) Junior
9 23 (8.24%) Lead DevOps
10 22 (7.89%) Consultant
11 21 (7.53%) DevOps Architect
12 20 (7.17%) AWS Architect
12 20 (7.17%) Cloud Engineer
12 20 (7.17%) Senior Architect
13 18 (6.45%) Junior Developer
13 18 (6.45%) Junior Java Developer
14 16 (5.73%) C# Developer
14 16 (5.73%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (30.82%) .NET
2 70 (25.09%) HTML
3 60 (21.51%) CSS
4 46 (16.49%) Web Services
5 43 (15.41%) HTML5
6 39 (13.98%) jQuery
7 31 (11.11%) Spring
8 30 (10.75%) AngularJS
9 25 (8.96%) Java EE
10 23 (8.24%) RabbitMQ
11 21 (7.53%) MSMQ
11 21 (7.53%) Node.js
12 19 (6.81%) ASP.NET
13 18 (6.45%) Middleware
14 17 (6.09%) RESTful
15 15 (5.38%) CSS3
15 15 (5.38%) EJB
16 14 (5.02%) JSON
17 13 (4.66%) Ajax
18 12 (4.30%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.70%) Public Cloud
2 20 (7.17%) Data Structures
3 17 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.02%) User Experience
6 13 (4.66%) Computer Science
7 12 (4.30%) N-Tier
7 12 (4.30%) Wiki
8 10 (3.58%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.87%) Cyberthreat
9 8 (2.87%) PKI
10 7 (2.51%) Blog
10 7 (2.51%) iPad
10 7 (2.51%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.79%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.43%) Handset
12 4 (1.43%) Linux Command Line
13 3 (1.08%) Online Games
14 2 (0.72%) Greenfield Project
15 1 (0.36%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 91 (32.62%) Linux
2 50 (17.92%) Windows
3 49 (17.56%) Unix
4 13 (4.66%) CentOS
4 13 (4.66%) Windows Server
5 12 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.43%) HPUX
6 4 (1.43%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.72%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (46.59%) DevOps
3 87 (31.18%) Software Engineering
4 68 (24.37%) Scrum
5 60 (21.51%) Analytics
6 59 (21.15%) OO
7 58 (20.79%) TDD
8 55 (19.71%) Continuous Integration
9 54 (19.35%) Business Intelligence
10 53 (19.00%) Digital Marketing
11 52 (18.64%) Programme Management
12 44 (15.77%) Test Automation
13 43 (15.41%) Machine Learning
14 37 (13.26%) MVC
15 36 (12.90%) ITIL
16 35 (12.54%) SOA
17 34 (12.19%) Continuous Delivery
18 25 (8.96%) Requirements Analysis
19 21 (7.53%) Configuration Management
19 21 (7.53%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 143 (51.25%) Java
2 105 (37.63%) Python
3 99 (35.48%) SQL
4 69 (24.73%) C++
5 60 (21.51%) JavaScript
6 57 (20.43%) C#
7 40 (14.34%) C
8 34 (12.19%) Shell Script
9 32 (11.47%) Go
9 32 (11.47%) PHP
10 24 (8.60%) Ruby
10 24 (8.60%) Scala
11 21 (7.53%) Clojure
12 20 (7.17%) Haskell
13 8 (2.87%) Perl
14 6 (2.15%) R
15 4 (1.43%) TypeScript
16 3 (1.08%) MATLAB
16 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (18.28%) Degree
2 23 (8.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 8 (2.87%) Numerate Degree
5 6 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.43%) PhD
7 2 (0.72%) ISEB
7 2 (0.72%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.36%) MCSA
8 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.66%) QA
2 3 (1.08%) WCAG
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (10.39%) Docker
2 10 (3.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.87%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.36%) etcd
4 1 (0.36%) flannel
Systems Management
1 56 (20.07%) Puppet
2 53 (19.00%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (15.77%) Ansible
4 21 (7.53%) Mesos
5 19 (6.81%) Kubernetes
6 10 (3.58%) Terraform
7 7 (2.51%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.72%) Kibana
8 2 (0.72%) logstash
9 1 (0.36%) Consul
9 1 (0.36%) Packer
9 1 (0.36%) Salt
9 1 (0.36%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 52 (18.64%) SAP
2 50 (17.92%) Google
3 34 (12.19%) Microsoft
4 20 (7.17%) VMware
5 13 (4.66%) Red Hat
6 12 (4.30%) Oracle
7 10 (3.58%) Rackspace
8 9 (3.23%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.43%) Apple
9 4 (1.43%) BroadSoft
9 4 (1.43%) Ericsson
9 4 (1.43%) GENBAND
9 4 (1.43%) Sonus
10 3 (1.08%) Atlassian
10 3 (1.08%) Splunk
11 2 (0.72%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.72%) Zend
12 1 (0.36%) Dell
12 1 (0.36%) HP
12 1 (0.36%) Informatica
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