Period
to 10 December 2018

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 6 months to 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +35 +1 -15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 53 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 15.32% 3.41% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.21% 4.05% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 9
Shropshire median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.82% -11.36% -31.25%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £64,406 £81,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +31.25% - -11.11%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 291 346 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 84.10% 84.18% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 167 249 345
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £39,131 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.17% +1.64% -3.75%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,237 £23,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,713 £58,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,333
% change year-on-year +12.50% -3.23% +3.33%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

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 6 months to 10 December 2018.

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 6 months to 10 December 2018. 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
Telford +32 53 £55,000 -2.22% 9
Open Source
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 45 (84.91%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (83.02%) DevOps
3 41 (77.36%) Microservices
4 39 (73.58%) Docker
5 36 (67.92%) Kubernetes
5 36 (67.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 36 (67.92%) Amazon AWS
6 35 (66.04%) Java
7 32 (60.38%) Puppet
8 31 (58.49%) Jenkins
9 29 (54.72%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (52.83%) Configuration Management
10 28 (52.83%) Terraform
10 28 (52.83%) IT Strategy
10 28 (52.83%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
11 27 (50.94%) Consul
12 26 (49.06%) Linux
12 26 (49.06%) Python
12 26 (49.06%) Ruby
13 25 (47.17%) Packer
14 23 (43.40%) Ansible
14 23 (43.40%) Load Balancing
15 22 (41.51%) Opsview
16 21 (39.62%) Docker Swarm
16 21 (39.62%) Go
17 20 (37.74%) Vagrant
17 20 (37.74%) High Availability
17 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
17 20 (37.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 20 (37.74%) Graphite

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 8 (15.09%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.77%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.89%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 36 (67.92%) Amazon AWS
1 36 (67.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (28.30%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (16.98%) PaaS
4 7 (13.21%) iPaaS
4 7 (13.21%) OpenShift
5 5 (9.43%) GitHub
6 2 (3.77%) IaaS
7 1 (1.89%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 19 (35.85%) Firewall
2 15 (28.30%) VPN
3 2 (3.77%) DNS
3 2 (3.77%) NAS
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) SAN
3 2 (3.77%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (3.77%) MariaDB
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
2 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.89%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.89%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (58.49%) Jenkins
2 20 (37.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
2 20 (37.74%) Vagrant
3 12 (22.64%) Hudson
4 8 (15.09%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (15.09%) Subversion
4 8 (15.09%) TeamCity
5 7 (13.21%) GitLab
6 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.55%) Mockito
6 4 (7.55%) SonarQube
7 2 (3.77%) Ant
7 2 (3.77%) Artifactory
7 2 (3.77%) Gatling
7 2 (3.77%) JIRA
7 2 (3.77%) Maven
7 2 (3.77%) NeoLoad
7 2 (3.77%) Selenium
8 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (11.32%) Marketing
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
2 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (20.75%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (18.87%) Architect
2 10 (18.87%) Platform Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.55%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (7.55%) Digital Architect
5 4 (7.55%) Platform Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Java Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Designer
8 1 (1.89%) Software Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (15.09%) Spring
3 7 (13.21%) OAuth
3 7 (13.21%) SAML
4 6 (11.32%) AngularJS
4 6 (11.32%) Apache Camel
4 6 (11.32%) Dropwizard
4 6 (11.32%) React
4 6 (11.32%) REST
5 5 (9.43%) Node.js
6 4 (7.55%) Middleware
6 4 (7.55%) WireMock
7 3 (5.66%) Play Framework
8 2 (3.77%) RESTful
8 2 (3.77%) Spring Integration
9 1 (1.89%) JSON
9 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 8 (15.09%) NHS
3 5 (9.43%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.77%) PKI
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 5 (9.43%) CentOS
2 5 (9.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (9.43%) Windows
3 4 (7.55%) AIX
3 4 (7.55%) Solaris
3 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (84.91%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (83.02%) DevOps
3 41 (77.36%) Microservices
4 29 (54.72%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (52.83%) Configuration Management
5 28 (52.83%) IT Strategy
5 28 (52.83%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 23 (43.40%) Load Balancing
7 20 (37.74%) High Availability
8 16 (30.19%) Decision-Making
8 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
9 15 (28.30%) Continuous Delivery
9 15 (28.30%) SIEM
10 13 (24.53%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (13.21%) E-Procurement
11 7 (13.21%) Identity Access Management
11 7 (13.21%) TDD
12 6 (11.32%) Pair Programming
12 6 (11.32%) Presales
12 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (66.04%) Java
2 26 (49.06%) Python
2 26 (49.06%) Ruby
3 21 (39.62%) Go
4 10 (18.87%) SQL
5 8 (15.09%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (5.66%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) AWS Certification
2 5 (9.43%) RHCE
2 5 (9.43%) RHCSA
3 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) APMP
System Software
1 39 (73.58%) Docker
2 4 (7.55%) PowerHA
3 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (67.92%) Kubernetes
2 32 (60.38%) Puppet
3 28 (52.83%) Terraform
4 27 (50.94%) Consul
5 25 (47.17%) Packer
6 23 (43.40%) Ansible
7 22 (41.51%) Opsview
8 21 (39.62%) Docker Swarm
9 20 (37.74%) Graphite
10 19 (35.85%) Grafana
11 15 (28.30%) Nagios
11 15 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
11 15 (28.30%) Salt
12 14 (26.42%) ZABBIX
13 5 (9.43%) Prometheus
14 2 (3.77%) Kibana
14 2 (3.77%) logstash
14 2 (3.77%) Rancher
14 2 (3.77%) Single Sign-On
14 2 (3.77%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Atlassian
1 8 (15.09%) Google
1 8 (15.09%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 4 (7.55%) Splunk
4 2 (3.77%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.77%) Dynatrace
4 2 (3.77%) Riverbed
4 2 (3.77%) VMware