The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source 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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 60 44 28
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 5 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 1.15% 1.36% 3.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.21% 3.42% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 7
Average salary £55,000 £29,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.44% -43.80%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
Open Source
Dorset

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

Miscellaneous Category
Bournemouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
156 117 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bournemouth 35.94% 39.80% 22.17%
Number of salaries quoted 112 83 37
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £68,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 Miscellaneous 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (80.00%) PHP
1 12 (80.00%) MySQL
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) XHTML
1 12 (80.00%) Drupal
1 12 (80.00%) jQuery
1 12 (80.00%) HTML5
1 12 (80.00%) CSS3
2 9 (60.00%) Publishing
3 6 (40.00%) Apache
3 6 (40.00%) Digital Media
3 6 (40.00%) WordPress
3 6 (40.00%) Symfony
4 3 (20.00%) Electronics
4 3 (20.00%) CAD
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 3 (20.00%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Photography
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (6.67%) Java

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 12 (80.00%) Drupal
2 6 (40.00%) WordPress
2 6 (40.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) MySQL
General
1 9 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (20.00%) Multimedia
2 3 (20.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
1 12 (80.00%) Drupal Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Web Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Manager
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
1 12 (80.00%) CSS
1 12 (80.00%) XHTML
1 12 (80.00%) jQuery
1 12 (80.00%) HTML5
1 12 (80.00%) CSS3
2 6 (40.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (20.00%) Photography
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) CAD
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (80.00%) PHP
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Python
2 3 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (6.67%) Java