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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 31 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 3.39% 1.00% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 1.10% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £38,750 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +72.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 148 181 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 83.62% 90.05% 83.25%
Number of salaries quoted 104 165 121
Median salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.28% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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
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 23 March 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 0 6 - - 1
Open Source
West Midlands

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 16 (94.12%) Java
2 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (76.47%) MongoDB
4 12 (70.59%) REST
5 10 (58.82%) Microservices
6 9 (52.94%) HTML
7 8 (47.06%) TDD
8 7 (41.18%) Spring
8 7 (41.18%) Scala
9 6 (35.29%) HTML5
9 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (35.29%) Play Framework
9 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
9 6 (35.29%) CSS
10 5 (29.41%) JBoss
10 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
10 5 (29.41%) JUnit
10 5 (29.41%) JSON
10 5 (29.41%) API Development
10 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
10 5 (29.41%) Selenium
10 5 (29.41%) RESTful
10 5 (29.41%) High Availability
10 5 (29.41%) BDD
11 4 (23.53%) Docker
11 4 (23.53%) DevOps
11 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
11 4 (23.53%) Scrum
11 4 (23.53%) XML

Open Source
Top Related 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 5 (29.41%) JBoss
1 5 (29.41%) Tomcat
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (76.47%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) JUnit
1 5 (29.41%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 3 (17.65%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (5.88%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Java Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Digital Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Java Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Junior
6 1 (5.88%) Junior Applications Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Software Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Scala Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (70.59%) REST
2 9 (52.94%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) Spring
4 6 (35.29%) CSS
4 6 (35.29%) HTML5
4 6 (35.29%) Play Framework
5 5 (29.41%) JSON
5 5 (29.41%) RESTful
6 4 (23.53%) J2EE
6 4 (23.53%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) Django
7 3 (17.65%) Guice
7 3 (17.65%) Java SE
7 3 (17.65%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.76%) Hibernate
8 2 (11.76%) Node.js
8 2 (11.76%) SOAP
9 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Android
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 2 (11.76%) Unix
2 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Microservices
3 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (29.41%) API Development
5 5 (29.41%) BDD
5 5 (29.41%) High Availability
5 5 (29.41%) Low Latency
6 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 4 (23.53%) DevOps
6 4 (23.53%) Scrum
7 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.76%) Line Management
8 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
8 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (11.76%) Web Design
8 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) Java
2 7 (41.18%) Scala
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (35.29%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Ruby
6 2 (11.76%) Objective-C
6 2 (11.76%) PHP
7 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Google
2 2 (11.76%) MuleSoft
2 2 (11.76%) webMethods
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin
Telford, Shropshire
Capgemini
Salary: £50k - 70k per year + Package
Posted: 7 days ago