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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Open Source
Rank 6 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 8 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 30.77% 54.55% 43.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.78% 54.55% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 12
Average salary £20,500 £29,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.31% -42.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
23 11 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgwater 88.46% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 29
Average salary £36,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.79% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,150 £20,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 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 10 February 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 12 (75.00%) EPoS
2 12 (75.00%) Retail
2 12 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 12 (75.00%) CCENT
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (25.00%) XML-RPC
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
3 4 (25.00%) Ajax
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) JSON
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (25.00%) Adobe
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) XHTML
3 4 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (25.00%) XML

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgwater by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Support
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
1 12 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Engineer
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Support
2 9 (56.25%) Unix Support Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Support
4 3 (18.75%) Linux Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Ajax
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
1 4 (25.00%) JSON
1 4 (25.00%) Sass
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
1 4 (25.00%) XHTML
1 4 (25.00%) XML
1 4 (25.00%) XML-RPC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (75.00%) Unix
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) MVC
1 4 (25.00%) OO
1 4 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (25.00%) PHP
1 4 (25.00%) Python
1 4 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) CCENT
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + negotiable +benefits
Posted: 4 days ago