The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgwater region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 3 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 63.64% 58.33% 31.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 70.00% 58.33% 31.03%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 9
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £46,658 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +5.88%
Open Source
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgwater
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
10 12 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 90.91% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 28
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgwater

The demand trend of job ads across the Bridgwater region citing Open Source as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies 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 2016, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgwater region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (84.62%) Lucene
2 11 (84.62%) Internet
2 11 (84.62%) Python
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) PHP
2 11 (84.62%) MySQL
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
2 11 (84.62%) Ruby
2 11 (84.62%) JIRA
2 11 (84.62%) Refactoring
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (84.62%) Time Management
2 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
2 11 (84.62%) Apache Solr
2 11 (84.62%) PHPUnit
2 11 (84.62%) HTML5
2 11 (84.62%) REST
2 11 (84.62%) Laravel
2 11 (84.62%) Couchbase
2 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 11 (84.62%) TDD
2 11 (84.62%) Code Optimisation
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) CCENT

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Internet
2 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) Couchbase
1 11 (84.62%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Git (software)
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
1 11 (84.62%) JIRA
1 11 (84.62%) PHPUnit
General
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Technical Leader
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support
2 2 (15.38%) Linux Support Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) CSS
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) HTML5
1 11 (84.62%) jQuery
1 11 (84.62%) Laravel
1 11 (84.62%) Lucene
1 11 (84.62%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Code Optimisation
1 11 (84.62%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (84.62%) Refactoring
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineering
1 11 (84.62%) TDD
1 11 (84.62%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
1 11 (84.62%) PHP
1 11 (84.62%) Python
1 11 (84.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCENT
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco