The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 92 99
Rank change year-on-year +17 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 19 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.91% 0.70% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 0.83% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 18 9 2
Median salary £35,750 £40,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.62% +50.94%  
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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 905 1087 1227
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 91.05% 84.33% 85.80%
Number of salaries quoted 778 926 995
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Wales

Open Source
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Open Source in Wales

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Wales

Open Source
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
South Wales +29 18 £35,500 -11.25% 1
West Wales - 1 £58,000 -
Open Source
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 13 (34.21%) DevOps
3 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 11 (28.95%) HTML5
4 11 (28.95%) Docker
4 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
5 10 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (26.32%) MVC
5 10 (26.32%) C#
5 10 (26.32%) .NET
5 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
5 10 (26.32%) CSS
6 9 (23.68%) Web Services
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) Windows
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
6 9 (23.68%) CSS3
6 9 (23.68%) Big Data
6 9 (23.68%) Node.js
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
8 7 (18.42%) Firewall
8 7 (18.42%) TDD
8 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (15.79%) REST

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 10 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (13.16%) CMS
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
5 2 (5.26%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (2.63%) Drupal
6 1 (2.63%) JBoss
6 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (31.58%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (13.16%) HTTP
2 5 (13.16%) Junos
2 5 (13.16%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) Big Data
3 5 (13.16%) Relational Database
4 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.53%) MySQL
4 4 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.63%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.63%) OLTP
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (23.68%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.89%) Bitbucket
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.63%) Gradle
5 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) DBA
3 5 (13.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.16%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.53%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (10.53%) Scrum Master
4 4 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.89%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Head of Design
7 1 (2.63%) Senior DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (31.58%) HTML
2 11 (28.95%) AngularJS
2 11 (28.95%) HTML5
3 10 (26.32%) .NET
3 10 (26.32%) CSS
4 9 (23.68%) CSS3
4 9 (23.68%) Node.js
4 9 (23.68%) Web Services
5 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 7 (18.42%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (15.79%) REST
8 5 (13.16%) Vue.js
8 5 (13.16%) WCF
9 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (10.53%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (10.53%) Entity Framework
9 4 (10.53%) JSON
9 4 (10.53%) XML
10 2 (5.26%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (7.89%) Replication
3 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Windows
3 3 (7.89%) Solaris
3 3 (7.89%) Ubuntu
4 2 (5.26%) CentOS
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
4 2 (5.26%) VMS
5 1 (2.63%) Debian
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) DevOps
3 10 (26.32%) MVC
4 9 (23.68%) Scrum
5 7 (18.42%) TDD
6 6 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce
7 5 (13.16%) Load Balancing
7 5 (13.16%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
8 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.53%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.89%) High Availability
9 3 (7.89%) OO
9 3 (7.89%) OOD
9 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.26%) BDD
10 2 (5.26%) Microservices
10 2 (5.26%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (31.58%) JavaScript
2 10 (26.32%) C#
3 9 (23.68%) SQL
4 6 (15.79%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.89%) Groovy
6 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.89%) TypeScript
7 2 (5.26%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CCNA
1 5 (13.16%) CCNP
1 5 (13.16%) CCSA
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (13.16%) JNCIA
1 5 (13.16%) JNCIS
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 11 (28.95%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Ansible
2 4 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.53%) Puppet
3 1 (2.63%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Packer
3 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Avaya
2 5 (13.16%) CA
2 5 (13.16%) CheckPoint
2 5 (13.16%) Cisco
2 5 (13.16%) Clearswift
2 5 (13.16%) F5
2 5 (13.16%) Juniper
2 5 (13.16%) LogRhythm
2 5 (13.16%) McAfee
2 5 (13.16%) Nortel
2 5 (13.16%) ServiceNow
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.63%) Perforce
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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