The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bath region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 41 54 47
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.39% 2.73% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.24% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 3
Average salary £40,000 £23,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -47.12%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bath region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
224 370 299
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 77.78% 84.28% 79.95%
Number of salaries quoted 202 325 278
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bath

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Bath

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) PHP
1 15 (93.75%) CSS
2 14 (87.50%) MVC
3 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
4 12 (75.00%) OO
5 11 (68.75%) Zend
5 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
5 11 (68.75%) OO PHP
6 9 (56.25%) CSS3
6 9 (56.25%) Web Services
7 8 (50.00%) BBC
7 8 (50.00%) Subversion
7 8 (50.00%) HTML5
7 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
8 6 (37.50%) Node.js
8 6 (37.50%) Laravel
8 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
8 6 (37.50%) Symfony
8 6 (37.50%) Android
8 6 (37.50%) MySQL
9 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (18.75%) Apache
10 3 (18.75%) LAMP
10 3 (18.75%) XML
10 3 (18.75%) Linux
10 3 (18.75%) SOAP
10 3 (18.75%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (18.75%) PHP5

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bath 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 6 (37.50%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 1 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 8 (50.00%) Subversion
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 16 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) WordPress Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
1 15 (93.75%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) Web Services
2 9 (56.25%) CSS3
3 8 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (50.00%) HTML5
4 6 (37.50%) Symfony
4 6 (37.50%) Laravel
4 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (18.75%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (18.75%) XML
5 3 (18.75%) LAMP
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) RESTful
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Android
1 6 (37.50%) Apple iOS
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 12 (75.00%) OO
3 11 (68.75%) OO PHP
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) PHP
2 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) PHP5
4 1 (6.25%) Java
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Zend
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