The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Banbury region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 16 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 1 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 1.79% 5.26% 7.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.50% 20.00% 19.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 3
Average salary - £24,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.15%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
Oxfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Banbury
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Banbury 14.29% 26.32% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 18
Average salary £57,500 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £22,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Banbury

Open Source
Salary Trend in Banbury

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Banbury

Open Source
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Banbury

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
1 1 (100.00%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Banbury by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Banbury 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%) CMS
1 1 (100.00%) Joomla!
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Flash
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle