The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 36 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 1.66% - 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% - 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.17% +8.23%
Open Source
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 106 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 87.85% 82.81% 74.19%
Number of salaries quoted 89 84 43
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Postfix
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) IPv6
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Corosync
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) REST
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) JSP
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (40.00%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) IPv6
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) LAMP
2 2 (40.00%) Ajax
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) JSP
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Debian
2 3 (60.00%) Solaris
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Corosync
1 3 (60.00%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds