The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 44 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.30% 1.87% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% 4.83% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 4
Average salary £38,750 £21,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.52% -33.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £21,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,500 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Somerset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bath
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
117 145 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 38.11% 38.67% 35.95%
Number of salaries quoted 112 128 128
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 Miscellaneous 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 6 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 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 13 (86.67%) PHP
3 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (80.00%) MVC
3 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 11 (73.33%) Zend
5 10 (66.67%) OO
6 9 (60.00%) Web Services
6 9 (60.00%) CSS3
6 9 (60.00%) OO PHP
7 8 (53.33%) HTML5
7 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
7 8 (53.33%) Subversion
7 8 (53.33%) BBC
8 6 (40.00%) MySQL
8 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
8 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (40.00%) Node.js
8 6 (40.00%) Android
9 4 (26.67%) Symfony
9 4 (26.67%) Laravel
10 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
10 3 (20.00%) JIRA
10 3 (20.00%) Linux
10 3 (20.00%) Apache
10 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (20.00%) LAMP
11 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (13.33%) Web Development

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (40.00%) Node.js
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) JIRA
3 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) PHP Developer
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) WordPress Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 9 (60.00%) Web Services
2 9 (60.00%) CSS3
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
5 4 (26.67%) Laravel
5 4 (26.67%) Symfony
6 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (20.00%) LAMP
7 2 (13.33%) RESTful
7 2 (13.33%) XML
8 1 (6.67%) XHTML
8 1 (6.67%) SOAP
8 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) BBC
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Android
1 6 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) MVC
2 10 (66.67%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) OOD
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) PHP
2 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) CFML
3 1 (6.67%) PHP5
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Zend
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