The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bridgwater region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 10 11 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 30.00% 16.67% 100.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 64.29% 21.43% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 46.67% 77.78% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 0
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
Somerset

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

Open Source
Salary Trend in Bridgwater

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Bridgwater

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgwater

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgwater 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 13 (100.00%) PHP
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) HTML
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) ECMAScript
2 12 (92.31%) OO
2 12 (92.31%) Apache
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) XHTML
2 12 (92.31%) CSS
2 12 (92.31%) SOAP
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Subversion
2 12 (92.31%) Ruby
2 12 (92.31%) Ubuntu
2 12 (92.31%) Web Development
2 12 (92.31%) JSON
2 12 (92.31%) Symfony
2 12 (92.31%) Zend
2 12 (92.31%) Zend Framework
2 12 (92.31%) CakePHP
2 12 (92.31%) jQuery
2 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 12 (92.31%) LAMP

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgwater 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 (92.31%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (92.31%) Subversion
1 12 (92.31%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Web Developer
1 12 (92.31%) PHP Web Developer
1 12 (92.31%) PHP Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Web Applications Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) HTML
1 12 (92.31%) XHTML
1 12 (92.31%) CSS
1 12 (92.31%) SOAP
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
1 12 (92.31%) XML
1 12 (92.31%) JSON
1 12 (92.31%) Symfony
1 12 (92.31%) Zend Framework
1 12 (92.31%) CakePHP
1 12 (92.31%) jQuery
1 12 (92.31%) LAMP
1 12 (92.31%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (92.31%) Ubuntu
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) OO
1 12 (92.31%) Web Development
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
1 12 (92.31%) Risk Management
2 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) PHP
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 12 (92.31%) ECMAScript
2 12 (92.31%) Python
2 12 (92.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CNA
1 1 (7.69%) Novell Certification
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Zend
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago