The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 51 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford - 0.35% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.98% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
130 102 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 38.92% 35.42% 45.05%
Number of salaries quoted 128 93 81
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,600 £46,700 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Bedford