Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 45 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - +27
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 0.54% 0.52% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.57% 0.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
West Wales median annual salary £54,750 £33,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.43% - -
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% -6.52%

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 West Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 349 174 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 93.82% 91.10% 80.33%
Number of salaries quoted 331 161 81
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -17.65%
10th Percentile £27,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £53,750 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

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 6 months to 25 November 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
Swansea -14 2 £54,750 +63.43%
Open Source
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Head of Design
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java