The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bournemouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 62 63 41
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -22
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.59% 1.07% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 1.36% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 5
Average salary £57,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.27% +5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £30,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Open Source
Dorset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
368 368 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 83.83% 78.46% 82.03%
Number of salaries quoted 271 263 251
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £61,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bournemouth

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Bournemouth

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Bournemouth region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) XHTML
1 8 (53.33%) Drupal
1 8 (53.33%) jQuery
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Publishing
3 6 (40.00%) HTML5
3 6 (40.00%) CSS3
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
4 5 (33.33%) WordPress
4 5 (33.33%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) C#
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Python
6 3 (20.00%) Photography
6 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
6 3 (20.00%) Ruby
6 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Symfony

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Bournemouth 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) Drupal
2 5 (33.33%) WordPress
3 3 (20.00%) Apache
4 2 (13.33%) Joomla!
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) LoadRunner
1 2 (13.33%) JMeter
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (13.33%) SpecFlow
1 2 (13.33%) Calabash
1 2 (13.33%) eggPlant
1 2 (13.33%) Appium
General
1 6 (40.00%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Drupal Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Applications Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) CSS
1 8 (53.33%) XHTML
1 8 (53.33%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) CSS3
3 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (20.00%) Symfony
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Photography
1 3 (20.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 5 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) CAD
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
1 8 (53.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SOASTA, Inc