The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 30 4
Rank change year-on-year +2 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.91% 2.74% 25.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 3.45% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Median salary £40,210 £26,250 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.17% -67.18%  
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 West Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 123 58 37
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 96.09% 79.45% 92.50%
Number of salaries quoted 106 53 27
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £80,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Wales

Open Source
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Open Source in West Wales

Open Source
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
Swansea +2 5 £40,210 +53.17%
Open Source
Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Wales region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Zenoss
1 5 (100.00%) Junos
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) ServiceNow
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 5 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) Junos
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCSA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIA
1 5 (100.00%) JNCIS
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Avaya
1 5 (100.00%) CA
1 5 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Clearswift
1 5 (100.00%) F5
1 5 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) LogRhythm
1 5 (100.00%) Nortel
1 5 (100.00%) ServiceNow