The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 30 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 2.07% - 3.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.14% - 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Average salary £60,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Miscellaneous Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 25 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 28.97% 34.25% 58.51%
Number of salaries quoted 37 25 55
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Open Source across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

Open Source
Salary Trend in Abingdon

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Abingdon

Open Source
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Social Media
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Jenkins

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing Open Source also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Open Source. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) WPF
1 6 (100.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (50.00%) REST
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft