The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Open Source in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Open Source over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 57 49 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 48 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.90% 4.50% 2.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 16.00% 11.24% 5.76%
Number of salaries quoted 47 26 20
Average salary £42,500 £31,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.85% +15.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £23,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Open Source
East Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
300 267 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 24.37% 40.03% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 260 257 310
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Open Source
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Open Source Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Open Source
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Open Source Salary Trend in Brighton

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Open Source across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 73 (76.04%) Linux
2 63 (65.63%) Bash Shell
3 59 (61.46%) Ruby
4 53 (55.21%) Python
5 45 (46.88%) Node.js
6 44 (45.83%) Configuration Management
7 41 (42.71%) PostgreSQL
8 37 (38.54%) RDBMS
8 37 (38.54%) Relational Database
9 34 (35.42%) UNIX
10 33 (34.38%) MySQL
11 31 (32.29%) Puppet
12 30 (31.25%) Java
13 29 (30.21%) Ubuntu
14 28 (29.17%) Debian
15 27 (28.13%) Perl
16 26 (27.08%) Degree
17 25 (26.04%) PHP
18 23 (23.96%) HBase
19 21 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
19 21 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
19 21 (21.88%) Workflow
20 18 (18.75%) C
20 18 (18.75%) Web Services
20 18 (18.75%) Ethernet
21 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
21 17 (17.71%) jQuery
22 16 (16.67%) Drupal
22 16 (16.67%) HTML
22 16 (16.67%) CSS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 45 (46.88%) Node.js
2 16 (16.67%) Drupal
3 14 (14.58%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.17%) Moodle
4 4 (4.17%) Apache
5 2 (2.08%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) Amazon EC2
1 14 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (18.75%) Ethernet
2 16 (16.67%) InfiniBand
3 14 (14.58%) HTTP
3 14 (14.58%) TCP/IP
3 14 (14.58%) VoIP
3 14 (14.58%) SMTP
4 5 (5.21%) Asterisk PBX
5 2 (2.08%) Firewall
5 2 (2.08%) VLAN
5 2 (2.08%) DHCP
5 2 (2.08%) DNS
5 2 (2.08%) IPv4
5 2 (2.08%) IPv6
5 2 (2.08%) MPLS
5 2 (2.08%) WAN
5 2 (2.08%) LAN
6 1 (1.04%) LDAP
6 1 (1.04%) VPN
6 1 (1.04%) OSPF
6 1 (1.04%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (42.71%) PostgreSQL
2 37 (38.54%) RDBMS
2 37 (38.54%) Relational Database
3 33 (34.38%) MySQL
4 23 (23.96%) HBase
5 6 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.08%) Hudson
2 2 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 52 (54.17%) Administrator
2 50 (52.08%) Systems Administrator
2 50 (52.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 50 (52.08%) Linux Administrator
3 27 (28.13%) Developer
4 20 (20.83%) PHP Developer
5 14 (14.58%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (14.58%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
7 7 (7.29%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Web Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Programmer
10 3 (3.13%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (2.08%) UI Programmer
11 2 (2.08%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (2.08%) Designer
11 2 (2.08%) Network Administrator
11 2 (2.08%) UI Developer
11 2 (2.08%) C Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (18.75%) Web Services
2 17 (17.71%) jQuery
3 16 (16.67%) HTML
3 16 (16.67%) CSS
4 11 (11.46%) AngularJS
5 10 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (5.21%) HTML5
6 5 (5.21%) Symfony
7 4 (4.17%) Ajax
7 4 (4.17%) JSON
8 3 (3.13%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (3.13%) XHTML
8 3 (3.13%) XML
8 3 (3.13%) REST
9 2 (2.08%) Yii
9 2 (2.08%) .NET
9 2 (2.08%) CGI
9 2 (2.08%) Flash
9 2 (2.08%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.63%) Computer Science
2 14 (14.58%) Digital Media
2 14 (14.58%) Mobile App
3 13 (13.54%) Social Media
4 2 (2.08%) iPad
4 2 (2.08%) W3C
4 2 (2.08%) Web 2.0
5 1 (1.04%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.04%) Social Network
5 1 (1.04%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 73 (76.04%) Linux
2 34 (35.42%) UNIX
3 29 (30.21%) Ubuntu
4 28 (29.17%) Debian
5 15 (15.63%) OpenBSD
6 14 (14.58%) Windows
6 14 (14.58%) Mac OS X
6 14 (14.58%) Windows 7
7 2 (2.08%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (45.83%) Configuration Management
2 21 (21.88%) Workflow
2 21 (21.88%) Performance Tuning
2 21 (21.88%) Performance Monitoring
3 14 (14.58%) Build Automation
3 14 (14.58%) Analytics
3 14 (14.58%) Load Testing
3 14 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (12.50%) Social Media Monitoring
5 10 (10.42%) Web Development
6 7 (7.29%) OOP
6 7 (7.29%) OO
7 5 (5.21%) Scrum
7 5 (5.21%) OO PHP
8 4 (4.17%) DevOps
8 4 (4.17%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.13%) TDD
9 3 (3.13%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (65.63%) Bash Shell
2 59 (61.46%) Ruby
3 53 (55.21%) Python
4 30 (31.25%) Java
5 27 (28.13%) Perl
6 25 (26.04%) PHP
7 18 (18.75%) C
8 17 (17.71%) JavaScript
9 9 (9.38%) PHP5
10 5 (5.21%) Objective-C
11 3 (3.13%) SQL
12 2 (2.08%) ActionScript
12 2 (2.08%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.04%) Erlang
13 1 (1.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (27.08%) Degree
2 2 (2.08%) CCNP
2 2 (2.08%) CCNA
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 14 (14.58%) KVM
Systems Management
1 31 (32.29%) Puppet
2 16 (16.67%) Nagios
3 5 (5.21%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.08%) Zend
2 2 (2.08%) Cisco
2 2 (2.08%) HP
Brighton
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago