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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Open Source
Somerset / Bridgwater
Rank - 3 3
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 0 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater - 40.91% 42.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 42.86% 42.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 6
Median salary - £20,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -29.31%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%

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
1 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 100.00% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 16 14
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +5.79%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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