The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 30 19
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham - 2.72% 10.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 14.29% 29.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Average salary - £24,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -34.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15 28 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 13.16% 19.05% 33.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 26
Average salary £25,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Open Source
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Altrincham

Open Source
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) SugarCRM
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 1 (100.00%) SugarCRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) Zend Framework
1 1 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Zend