The first 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 18 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 Altrincham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 21 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 4.44% 2.76% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 20.00% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £32,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 22.22% 33.10% 31.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 45 29
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Open Source
Manchester

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 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) XAML
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) XPath
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Linux

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (25.00%) SugarCRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
1 1 (25.00%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) WPF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) XSLT
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Symfony
3 1 (25.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Test Automation
1 3 (75.00%) MVVM
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) XAML
1 3 (75.00%) XPath
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) PHP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) HP
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Zend