The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 49 -
Rank change year-on-year +31 -  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 17 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 9.29% 0.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.30% 1.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Median salary £60,000 £67,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.55%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 165 275 179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.16% 90.46% 91.33%
Number of salaries quoted 145 253 158
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 Stoke-on-Trent

Open Source
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Stoke-on-Trent

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Stoke-on-Trent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Stoke-on-Trent over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
4 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
5 10 (40.00%) Functional Programming
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 8 (32.00%) N-Tier
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) HTML5
7 7 (28.00%) jQuery
7 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (28.00%) Riak
8 6 (24.00%) Java
8 6 (24.00%) SOA
9 5 (20.00%) OOP
9 5 (20.00%) PHP
9 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
9 5 (20.00%) MySQL
9 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.00%) SEO
9 5 (20.00%) CMS
9 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (20.00%) Web Design
9 5 (20.00%) Sass
9 5 (20.00%) Analytics
9 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 5 (20.00%) CMS
1 5 (20.00%) Joomla!
1 5 (20.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Magento
1 5 (20.00%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) NoSQL
2 7 (28.00%) Riak
3 5 (20.00%) MySQL
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) gulp
General
1 5 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 6 (24.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (16.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 4 (16.00%) HTML Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Linux Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Digital Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Lead Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Messaging Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
2 12 (48.00%) HTML
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (28.00%) HTML5
3 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) Compass CSS Framework
4 5 (20.00%) Sass
5 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware
7 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.00%) Ajax
7 1 (4.00%) SOAP
7 1 (4.00%) WinForms
7 1 (4.00%) XHTML
7 1 (4.00%) XML
7 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) N-Tier
2 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Blog
5 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (4.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Functional Programming
2 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 6 (24.00%) SOA
4 5 (20.00%) Analytics
4 5 (20.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.00%) Mobile First
4 5 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
4 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) Online Marketing
4 5 (20.00%) OOP
4 5 (20.00%) SEO
4 5 (20.00%) Web Design
5 4 (16.00%) Microservices
5 4 (16.00%) OO
5 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) High Availability
6 3 (12.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (12.00%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (24.00%) Java
4 5 (20.00%) PHP
5 2 (8.00%) Clojure
5 2 (8.00%) Erlang
5 2 (8.00%) F#
5 2 (8.00%) Go
5 2 (8.00%) Haskell
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
6 1 (4.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (8.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Google