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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank - 25 38
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham - 4.21% 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 11.11% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 2
Average salary - £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
25 36 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 30.12% 37.89% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 46
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Aquila
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Aquila