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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 53 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 6 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.28% 1.85% 4.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.39% 4.58% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
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
177 131 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 37.74% 40.31% 43.07%
Number of salaries quoted 134 122 117
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Bath

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Bath region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Bath

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Debian
3 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 9 (45.00%) Python
4 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
5 8 (40.00%) Degree
6 7 (35.00%) CouchDB
6 7 (35.00%) HTML
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) CSS
7 6 (30.00%) MySQL
7 6 (30.00%) C
7 6 (30.00%) Perl
7 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (30.00%) Ruby
7 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
8 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
8 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) Internet
9 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (20.00%) PHP
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
9 4 (20.00%) Xen
9 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) ColdFusion
2 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.00%) Alfresco
2 1 (5.00%) nginx
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (10.00%) Firewall
2 2 (10.00%) VLAN
2 2 (10.00%) IPv4
2 2 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) CouchDB
2 6 (30.00%) MySQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.00%) Redis
4 1 (5.00%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Grunt
2 1 (5.00%) Apache Ivy
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (10.00%) Games
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) Junior
3 7 (35.00%) Graduate
4 6 (30.00%) Junior Developer
5 4 (20.00%) Junior Software Engineer
5 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) PHP Developer
6 3 (15.00%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (10.00%) Administrator
8 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (5.00%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
8 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
8 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) HTML
1 7 (35.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (15.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) HTML5
4 2 (10.00%) JSON
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) Dojo
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Flex
5 1 (5.00%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (5.00%) Django
5 1 (5.00%) JPA
5 1 (5.00%) CSS3
5 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.00%) Sass
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) XHTML
5 1 (5.00%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 4 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.00%) DTV
5 1 (5.00%) Physics
5 1 (5.00%) Wiki
5 1 (5.00%) RIA
5 1 (5.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) Debian
3 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Android
5 2 (10.00%) CentOS
5 2 (10.00%) Fedora
5 2 (10.00%) SUSE
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (15.00%) Web Development
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) MVC
4 1 (5.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) OO
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) Android Development
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (45.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Ruby
3 6 (30.00%) C
3 6 (30.00%) Perl
4 4 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (20.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) C++
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Xen
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Puppet
1 1 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
1 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
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