The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Barnsley region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 12 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 11.11% - 4.08%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 44.44% - 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
South Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Barnsley
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
9 22 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Barnsley 25.00% 57.89% 38.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 19
Average salary £30,000 £90,000 £31,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
-66.66% +181.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £22,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £43,500 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Barnsley

Open Source
Salary Trend in Barnsley

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Barnsley

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Barnsley

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley 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 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (80.00%) Symfony
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Barnsley by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Barnsley 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Head of Development
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Symfony
2 1 (20.00%) Zend Framework
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (80.00%) PL/SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) PHP5
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Oracle
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Zend