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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 65 72 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -23
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.55% 0.20% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 0.26% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 6
Average salary £57,500 £29,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+98.27% -22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £29,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
386 382 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 85.59% 77.48% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 279 279 287
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) XHTML
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) QA
1 5 (50.00%) Drupal
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Publishing
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Management
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Calabash
4 2 (20.00%) eggPlant
4 2 (20.00%) SOASTA, Inc

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (50.00%) Drupal
2 4 (40.00%) WordPress
3 2 (20.00%) Joomla!
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Calabash
1 2 (20.00%) eggPlant
1 2 (20.00%) Appium
1 2 (20.00%) SpecFlow
1 2 (20.00%) Selenium
1 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (20.00%) JMeter
1 2 (20.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (30.00%) Publishing
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Drupal Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Test Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) HTML
1 5 (50.00%) CSS
1 5 (50.00%) XHTML
1 5 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (30.00%) HTML5
2 3 (30.00%) CSS3
2 3 (30.00%) Gherkin
3 2 (20.00%) Symfony
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (20.00%) Photography
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) C#
3 3 (30.00%) Ruby
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SOASTA, Inc