The first 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 30 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.70% 2.05% 0.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.29% 7.32% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 1
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
42 41 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 25.93% 28.08% 28.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 39 32
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,900 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
Oxfordshire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (62.50%) Degree
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) TDD
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) ETL
3 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (62.50%) C++
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) Publishing
5 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Spring
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) JSP
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
2 6 (75.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (25.00%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (12.50%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) ETL
2 5 (62.50%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
1 6 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Orchard
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago