The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Wales / South Wales
Rank 74 87 91
Rank change year-on-year +13 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 14 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.60% 0.89% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.09% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 4
Median salary £45,000 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £21,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £40,950
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 South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 746 1009 989
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 85.16% 81.90% 84.10%
Number of salaries quoted 640 851 862
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Open Source
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Open Source in South Wales

Open Source
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in South Wales over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in South Wales

Open Source
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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
Cardiff +14 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Torfaen - 1 £52,500 -
Open Source
Wales

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) HTML
2 14 (42.42%) CSS
2 14 (42.42%) Node.js
2 14 (42.42%) Big Data
3 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (36.36%) Scrum
5 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 11 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (33.33%) CSS3
5 11 (33.33%) HTML5
6 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
7 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 9 (27.27%) Web Services
7 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 9 (27.27%) C#
7 9 (27.27%) SQL
7 9 (27.27%) .NET
7 9 (27.27%) MVC
7 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 9 (27.27%) JSON
8 8 (24.24%) Vue.js
9 7 (21.21%) VMware
9 7 (21.21%) TDD
9 7 (21.21%) HTTP
10 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (18.18%) Docker

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 11 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (9.09%) CMS
2 3 (9.09%) JBoss
2 3 (9.09%) Umbraco
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 2 (6.06%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (30.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (9.09%) IaaS
3 3 (9.09%) PaaS
4 2 (6.06%) Office 365
5 1 (3.03%) Bluemix
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) HTTP
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
2 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.03%) VPN
2 1 (3.03%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Big Data
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
4 4 (12.12%) MySQL
4 4 (12.12%) NoSQL
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
4 4 (12.12%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (12.12%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
5 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
6 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (3.03%) Data Mart
6 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.03%) Neo4j
6 1 (3.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (3.03%) Toad
3 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (42.42%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) .NET Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 5 (15.15%) DBA
4 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior
6 2 (6.06%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Scrum Master
6 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (42.42%) CSS
1 14 (42.42%) HTML
1 14 (42.42%) Node.js
2 11 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 11 (33.33%) CSS3
2 11 (33.33%) HTML5
3 9 (27.27%) .NET
3 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 9 (27.27%) JSON
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) Vue.js
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (18.18%) REST
6 5 (15.15%) WCF
7 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
7 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
7 4 (12.12%) SOAP
8 3 (9.09%) Java EE
8 3 (9.09%) JSF
8 3 (9.09%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Replication
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Fintech
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (12.12%) Solaris
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Android
5 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Scrum
3 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) TDD
5 6 (18.18%) DevOps
5 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 2 (6.06%) Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Information Assurance
7 2 (6.06%) IT Strategy
7 2 (6.06%) Non-Functional Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.06%) SOA
7 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.03%) ITIL
8 1 (3.03%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 9 (27.27%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 5 (15.15%) Java
4 4 (12.12%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.09%) Groovy
5 3 (9.09%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.06%) PHP
6 2 (6.06%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
7 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.03%) CEH
3 1 (3.03%) CHECK Team Leader
3 1 (3.03%) CHECK Team Member
3 1 (3.03%) CISA
3 1 (3.03%) CISM
3 1 (3.03%) CISSP
3 1 (3.03%) GIAC
3 1 (3.03%) GPEN
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) Docker
2 4 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.21%) VMware
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
4 3 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Cloudera
6 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
6 1 (3.03%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.03%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) Juniper
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.03%) Splunk
6 1 (3.03%) Vyatta
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