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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 44 54 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 4 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 1.36% 0.96% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 1.17% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £26,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.41% +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
223 341 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bath 75.59% 82.17% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 214 289 229
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) SOA
4 4 (44.44%) Symfony
4 4 (44.44%) PHP5
4 4 (44.44%) SOAP
4 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) Laravel
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
5 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
5 3 (33.33%) DevOps
5 3 (33.33%) Graphite
5 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 3 (33.33%) gulp
5 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
5 3 (33.33%) Redis
5 3 (33.33%) Riak
5 3 (33.33%) Smarty
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) NoSQL

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bath by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (33.33%) nginx
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) Redis
1 3 (33.33%) Riak
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (11.11%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 3 (33.33%) gulp
2 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Sahi
3 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
3 1 (11.11%) Ant
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
1 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) SOAP
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 4 (44.44%) Laravel
3 3 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 3 (33.33%) Sass
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) RESTful
3 3 (33.33%) Smarty
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
4 1 (11.11%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) JSON
4 1 (11.11%) React
4 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) SOA
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 3 (33.33%) OO PHP
4 3 (33.33%) DevOps
4 3 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 4 (44.44%) PHP5
4 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Graphite