The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank - - 40
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - - 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Open Source
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 143 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 73.68% 91.08% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 53 124 120
Average salary £35,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.47% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Bolton