Period
to 18 July 2018

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 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 82 122
Rank change year-on-year +3 +40 +16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 28 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.98% 2.34% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 2.61% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 26 35 13
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +28.00%
10th Percentile £33,375 £28,950 £28,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £53,450 £49,600
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.90%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,276 1,419 2,020
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 90.30% 89.58% 86.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,108 1,219 1,745
South Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £25,390 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £56,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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 6 months to 18 July 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
Bridgend +7 15 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Cardiff -9 11 £45,000 +17.65% 4
Newport - 1 - - 1
Open Source
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) TDD
3 16 (57.14%) Scrum
3 16 (57.14%) SQL
4 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
5 14 (50.00%) BDD
6 12 (42.86%) HTML
6 12 (42.86%) Java
6 12 (42.86%) CSS
7 10 (35.71%) Spring
7 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
8 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
9 8 (28.57%) Java 8
9 8 (28.57%) Python
10 7 (25.00%) Coaching
11 6 (21.43%) Android Development
11 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
11 6 (21.43%) Microservices
11 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
11 6 (21.43%) HTML5
11 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
11 6 (21.43%) CSS3
11 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
11 6 (21.43%) Linux
11 6 (21.43%) XML
11 6 (21.43%) Google
11 6 (21.43%) Android
12 5 (17.86%) SOAP
12 5 (17.86%) GIS
12 5 (17.86%) MongoDB

Open Source
Co-occurring 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 2 (7.14%) IIS
1 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (7.14%) GitHub
2 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (7.14%) Serverless
2 2 (7.14%) Slack
2 2 (7.14%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) Apache Cassandra
1 5 (17.86%) GIS
1 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) Big Data
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.14%) CircleCI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 10 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Open Source Developer
6 2 (7.14%) React Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Python Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior React Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Java Software Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) CSS
1 12 (42.86%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) Hibernate
2 10 (35.71%) Spring
3 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
4 6 (21.43%) CSS3
4 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 6 (21.43%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) SOAP
6 4 (14.29%) Ajax
6 4 (14.29%) JSON
6 4 (14.29%) Node.js
6 4 (14.29%) React
7 3 (10.71%) Django
7 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) Ext JS
8 2 (7.14%) J2EE
8 2 (7.14%) Middleware
8 2 (7.14%) XForms
8 2 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Android
1 6 (21.43%) Apple iOS
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) TDD
3 16 (57.14%) Scrum
4 14 (50.00%) BDD
5 7 (25.00%) Coaching
6 6 (21.43%) Android Development
6 6 (21.43%) Front End Development
6 6 (21.43%) iOS Development
6 6 (21.43%) Microservices
6 6 (21.43%) Web Application Development
7 5 (17.86%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (10.71%) DevOps
9 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Big Data Analytics
10 2 (7.14%) Informatics
10 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) SQL
2 15 (53.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (42.86%) Java
4 8 (28.57%) Java 8
4 8 (28.57%) Python
5 4 (14.29%) PHP
6 3 (10.71%) C#
7 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.57%) C++
8 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Google
2 4 (14.29%) ESRI
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Sencha
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle