The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
West Midlands / Shropshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 42 33
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 19 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 7.66% 2.03% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.84% 2.23% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 3
Median salary £50,000 £55,500 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.90% +24.02%  
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 Shropshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 215 403 176
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 86.69% 90.77% 86.27%
Number of salaries quoted 143 306 148
Median salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Shropshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Shropshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Shropshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Telford +11 19 £50,000 -9.90% 3
Open Source
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
3 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (40.00%) TDD
5 9 (36.00%) Finance
6 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
6 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
6 8 (32.00%) Java
6 8 (32.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) Project Management
6 8 (32.00%) Performance Management
6 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
6 8 (32.00%) User Stories
7 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
8 6 (24.00%) BDD
8 6 (24.00%) Microservices
8 6 (24.00%) DevOps
9 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (20.00%) Low Latency
9 5 (20.00%) API Development
9 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
9 5 (20.00%) Puppet
9 5 (20.00%) RESTful
9 5 (20.00%) REST
9 5 (20.00%) High Availability
9 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
10 4 (16.00%) SOA
10 4 (16.00%) Documentum
10 4 (16.00%) CISSP
10 4 (16.00%) ITSM

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 4 (16.00%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) SonarQube
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Business Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Platform Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) REST
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) HTML
4 1 (4.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) Java EE
4 1 (4.00%) React
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Performance Management
4 8 (32.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) Risk Management
4 8 (32.00%) User Stories
4 8 (32.00%) Waterfall
5 6 (24.00%) BDD
5 6 (24.00%) DevOps
5 6 (24.00%) Microservices
6 5 (20.00%) API Development
6 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 5 (20.00%) High Availability
6 5 (20.00%) Low Latency
7 4 (16.00%) Data Management
7 4 (16.00%) ITSM
7 4 (16.00%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (16.00%) SOA
7 4 (16.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) Scala
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) Go
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) CESG Certified Professional
1 4 (16.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Docker
1 1 (4.00%) etcd
1 1 (4.00%) flannel
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (4.00%) Ansible
2 1 (4.00%) Consul
2 1 (4.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.00%) Salt
2 1 (4.00%) Sysdig
2 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Pega
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