Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 42 52
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10 -18
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 31 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 9.48% 5.41% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.57% 6.17% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 7
Shropshire median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% -13.04% -9.16%
10th Percentile £52,500 £43,750 £45,900
90th Percentile £86,250 £70,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +29.41% +4.94% -10.00%

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 268 405 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.96% 87.66% 90.40%
Number of salaries quoted 155 276 493
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,250 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.62% +11.81% -10.00%
10th Percentile £21,600 £27,400 £24,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £70,713 £59,750
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +22 31 £57,500 +15.00% 10
Open Source
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) Java
2 23 (74.19%) DevOps
3 22 (70.97%) Puppet
4 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (67.74%) Amazon AWS
4 21 (67.74%) Jenkins
4 21 (67.74%) Docker
5 20 (64.52%) Firewall
6 19 (61.29%) Python
6 19 (61.29%) Ruby
6 19 (61.29%) Microservices
6 19 (61.29%) Go
7 18 (58.06%) Kubernetes
8 16 (51.61%) Graphite
8 16 (51.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 16 (51.61%) Opsview
8 16 (51.61%) Salt
8 16 (51.61%) Ansible
8 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (51.61%) SIEM
8 16 (51.61%) Load Balancing
8 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (51.61%) VPN
8 16 (51.61%) Nagios
9 15 (48.39%) ZABBIX
9 15 (48.39%) Grafana
9 15 (48.39%) Consul
9 15 (48.39%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (41.94%) IT Strategy

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 1 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (67.74%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) VPN
3 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
3 2 (6.45%) Network Security
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 2 (6.45%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon Aurora
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (6.45%) MariaDB
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (67.74%) Jenkins
2 13 (41.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 13 (41.94%) Hudson
2 13 (41.94%) Vagrant
3 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 5 (16.13%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (16.13%) Subversion
3 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.45%) Ant
4 2 (6.45%) Artifactory
4 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.45%) Gatling
4 2 (6.45%) GitLab
4 2 (6.45%) Maven
4 2 (6.45%) Mockito
4 2 (6.45%) NeoLoad
4 2 (6.45%) Selenium
4 2 (6.45%) SonarQube
5 1 (3.23%) JIRA
5 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Platform Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Platform Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Digital Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Java Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Azure Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Digital Technical Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Software Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (12.90%) Middleware
3 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
3 3 (9.68%) Dropwizard
4 2 (6.45%) Apache Camel
4 2 (6.45%) Node.js
4 2 (6.45%) Play Framework
4 2 (6.45%) React
4 2 (6.45%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) Spring
4 2 (6.45%) WireMock
5 1 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (3.23%) RESTful
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (16.13%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (12.90%) NHS
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 4 (12.90%) AIX
3 4 (12.90%) Solaris
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (74.19%) DevOps
3 19 (61.29%) Microservices
4 16 (51.61%) Continuous Integration
4 16 (51.61%) Load Balancing
4 16 (51.61%) SIEM
5 13 (41.94%) Configuration Management
5 13 (41.94%) Decision-Making
5 13 (41.94%) High Availability
5 13 (41.94%) IT Strategy
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (19.35%) Security Architecture
8 5 (16.13%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (12.90%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
9 4 (12.90%) Migration
9 4 (12.90%) Re-Platforming
9 4 (12.90%) Service Management
10 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 23 (74.19%) Java
2 19 (61.29%) Go
2 19 (61.29%) Python
2 19 (61.29%) Ruby
3 2 (6.45%) Scala
3 2 (6.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) RHCE
1 4 (12.90%) RHCSA
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Docker
2 4 (12.90%) PowerHA
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (70.97%) Puppet
2 18 (58.06%) Kubernetes
3 16 (51.61%) Ansible
3 16 (51.61%) Graphite
3 16 (51.61%) Nagios
3 16 (51.61%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (51.61%) Opsview
3 16 (51.61%) Salt
4 15 (48.39%) Consul
4 15 (48.39%) Docker Swarm
4 15 (48.39%) Grafana
4 15 (48.39%) ZABBIX
5 13 (41.94%) Packer
5 13 (41.94%) Terraform
6 2 (6.45%) Kibana
6 2 (6.45%) logstash
6 2 (6.45%) Rancher
6 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 2 (6.45%) AppDynamics
3 2 (6.45%) Dynatrace
3 2 (6.45%) Riverbed
3 2 (6.45%) VMware