Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 20 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 94 101
Rank change year-on-year +45 +7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 48 18 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 4.84% 1.37% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 1.54% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 18 14
Staffordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +144.44% -30.77%
10th Percentile £39,125 £34,100 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,625 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +38.46%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 884 1169 1099
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 89.20% 88.69% 87.92%
Number of salaries quoted 706 1048 965
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,675 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,875 £54,125 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.61% +1.88% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Staffordshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Staffordshire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Staffordshire

Open Source
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +35 27 £60,000 -4.00% 1
Lichfield +10 9 £40,000 +1.27% 1
Stafford -8 1 £32,500 -18.75%
Tamworth - 1 £50,000 -
Open Source
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 24 (50.00%) C#
2 23 (47.92%) HTML
2 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
2 23 (47.92%) CSS
3 19 (39.58%) .NET
4 17 (35.42%) MVC
4 17 (35.42%) Functional Programming
5 16 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 15 (31.25%) PHP
6 15 (31.25%) jQuery
7 14 (29.17%) HTML5
7 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.08%) MySQL
8 13 (27.08%) Google
9 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (25.00%) Java
10 11 (22.92%) N-Tier
10 11 (22.92%) Sass
11 10 (20.83%) Riak
11 10 (20.83%) Linux
11 10 (20.83%) OO
12 9 (18.75%) Web Design
12 9 (18.75%) SEO
12 9 (18.75%) CMS
12 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
12 9 (18.75%) Online Marketing
12 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
12 9 (18.75%) WordPress
12 9 (18.75%) Magento

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 9 (18.75%) CMS
1 9 (18.75%) Joomla!
1 9 (18.75%) WordPress
2 5 (10.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Magento
1 9 (18.75%) OpenCart
2 1 (2.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 5 (10.42%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Internet
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.08%) LAN
2 1 (2.08%) SAN
2 1 (2.08%) Wireless
2 1 (2.08%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 13 (27.08%) MySQL
3 10 (20.83%) Riak
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.67%) gulp
2 3 (6.25%) webpack
3 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (18.75%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Developer
2 13 (27.08%) PHP Developer
3 12 (25.00%) HTML Developer
4 11 (22.92%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (18.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (14.58%) Architect
7 6 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
7 6 (12.50%) Technical Architect
8 5 (10.42%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Technical Architect
9 4 (8.33%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Development Manager
10 3 (6.25%) Digital Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Linux Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (47.92%) CSS
1 23 (47.92%) HTML
2 19 (39.58%) .NET
3 15 (31.25%) jQuery
4 14 (29.17%) HTML5
5 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (22.92%) Sass
7 8 (16.67%) Compass CSS Framework
8 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (10.42%) Memcached
9 4 (8.33%) LAMP
9 4 (8.33%) Middleware
10 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (6.25%) CSS3
10 3 (6.25%) React
11 2 (4.17%) WinForms
11 2 (4.17%) WPF
12 1 (2.08%) Ajax
12 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.92%) N-Tier
2 7 (14.58%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.50%) Blog
4 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.17%) Fintech
7 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Linux
2 1 (2.08%) Android
2 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (35.42%) Functional Programming
1 17 (35.42%) MVC
2 10 (20.83%) OO
3 9 (18.75%) Analytics
3 9 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.75%) Multithreaded Programming
3 9 (18.75%) Multithreading
3 9 (18.75%) Online Marketing
3 9 (18.75%) SEO
3 9 (18.75%) Web Design
4 8 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 8 (16.67%) Mobile First
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.50%) OOP
6 6 (12.50%) SOA
7 5 (10.42%) High Availability
7 5 (10.42%) Microservices
7 5 (10.42%) TOGAF
8 4 (8.33%) Mathematics
8 4 (8.33%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) C#
2 23 (47.92%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) PHP
4 12 (25.00%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) Go
6 6 (12.50%) Erlang
6 6 (12.50%) Haskell
7 4 (8.33%) Clojure
8 3 (6.25%) ES6
8 3 (6.25%) F#
8 3 (6.25%) Scala
9 2 (4.17%) PHP 4
9 2 (4.17%) PHP 5
9 2 (4.17%) Python
10 1 (2.08%) C++
10 1 (2.08%) SQL
10 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Sun Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.08%) Google
3 1 (2.08%) Aruba
3 1 (2.08%) HP
3 1 (2.08%) VMware
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
bet365
Salary: Competitive Base Salary + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 40k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago