The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank - 38 -
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 2.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Open Source
Manchester

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
41 46 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 29.50% 26.59% 36.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 37
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,800 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Bolton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago