The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.53% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% - -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £42,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Open Source
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 260 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 88.89% 90.91% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 155 227 189
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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

Open Source
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Tester
2 4 (80.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
Bedford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago