Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 50 30
Rank change year-on-year +9 -20 +12
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 23 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 5.10% 2.08% 4.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 2.36% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 14
Shropshire median annual salary £47,500 £51,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.86% -36.25% +202.14%
10th Percentile £43,750 £41,875 £42,500
90th Percentile £70,250 £63,750 £85,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +20.00%

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 370 509 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 82.04% 88.06% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 262 384 243
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,384
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +5 22 £48,750 -4.41% 1
Open Source
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Scrum
3 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
4 10 (43.48%) Project Management
5 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 9 (39.13%) Web Services
5 9 (39.13%) TDD
5 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
5 9 (39.13%) User Stories
6 8 (34.78%) Puppet
6 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
6 8 (34.78%) Performance Management
6 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
7 7 (30.43%) Documentum
7 7 (30.43%) Kanban
7 7 (30.43%) Pega
7 7 (30.43%) DevOps
7 7 (30.43%) SFIA
7 7 (30.43%) Case Management
8 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
8 6 (26.09%) Coaching
8 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
8 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
8 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
8 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (26.09%) SaaS
8 6 (26.09%) Data Management

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 7 (30.43%) Documentum
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.35%) MySQL
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (4.35%) Maven
3 1 (4.35%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Business Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Analyst
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Platform Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Product Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 2 (8.70%) HTML5
3 2 (8.70%) Middleware
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
4 1 (4.35%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) Ajax
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.35%) Java EE
4 1 (4.35%) jQuery
4 1 (4.35%) React
4 1 (4.35%) SOAP
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
4 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (60.87%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (43.48%) Management Information System
3 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) Scrum
3 10 (43.48%) Project Management
4 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
4 9 (39.13%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) User Stories
4 9 (39.13%) Waterfall
5 8 (34.78%) Performance Management
5 8 (34.78%) Test Automation
6 7 (30.43%) Case Management
6 7 (30.43%) Configuration Management
6 7 (30.43%) DevOps
6 7 (30.43%) Kanban
6 7 (30.43%) SFIA
7 6 (26.09%) Coaching
7 6 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (26.09%) Data Management
7 6 (26.09%) ITSM
7 6 (26.09%) Mentoring
7 6 (26.09%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
1 3 (13.04%) PHP
2 2 (8.70%) Python
2 2 (8.70%) Scala
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Perl
3 1 (4.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) CESG Certified Professional
1 3 (13.04%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27005
Systems Management
1 8 (34.78%) Puppet
2 6 (26.09%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Pega
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat