The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 72 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 1.95% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.71% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 19 0
Average salary - £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
340 333 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 29.44% 34.26% 35.51%
Number of salaries quoted 294 306 335
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,646 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Open Source
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Web 2.0
1 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Marketing Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Market Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Web 2.0
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Document Management
1 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Information Assurance
1 3 (75.00%) Security Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (75.00%) Workflow
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
Bedfordshire
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