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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 41 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.38% 2.36% 1.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 3.05% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
Somerset

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
213 361 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 73.45% 77.30% 81.64%
Number of salaries quoted 203 319 227
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 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 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Symfony
2 5 (71.43%) Laravel
3 4 (57.14%) PHP5
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Zend
4 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
5 1 (14.29%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (14.29%) CSS3
5 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Subversion
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (14.29%) OOD

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Symfony
2 5 (71.43%) Laravel
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) MVC
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) PHP5
3 1 (14.29%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Zend
Bath
Future Publishing
Salary: £competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Meanbee
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago