The first 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 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 Brighton region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 64 52 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 49 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.98% 4.04% 2.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.65% 10.24% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £45,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
313 293 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 25.41% 39.49% 41.91%
Number of salaries quoted 263 281 273
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +7.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Open Source
East Sussex

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 28 July 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 64 (71.91%) Linux
2 59 (66.29%) Bash Shell
3 56 (62.92%) Ruby
4 49 (55.06%) Python
5 42 (47.19%) Node.js
6 37 (41.57%) MySQL
7 36 (40.45%) Configuration Management
8 33 (37.08%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (37.08%) Java
9 32 (35.96%) PHP
10 29 (32.58%) RDBMS
10 29 (32.58%) Relational Database
11 27 (30.34%) Puppet
12 25 (28.09%) UNIX
13 23 (25.84%) Perl
13 23 (25.84%) jQuery
13 23 (25.84%) Debian
14 22 (24.72%) Degree
14 22 (24.72%) CSS
15 21 (23.60%) HTML
16 20 (22.47%) Ubuntu
17 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
17 19 (21.35%) HBase
18 18 (20.22%) Web Development
19 17 (19.10%) Workflow
19 17 (19.10%) Performance Tuning
19 17 (19.10%) Performance Monitoring
20 15 (16.85%) OpenBSD
20 15 (16.85%) Drupal
21 14 (15.73%) Load Testing

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 42 (47.19%) Node.js
2 15 (16.85%) Drupal
3 10 (11.24%) OpenStack
4 4 (4.49%) Apache
4 4 (4.49%) Moodle
5 3 (3.37%) nginx
6 2 (2.25%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.11%) Amazon EC2
1 9 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.73%) Ethernet
2 12 (13.48%) InfiniBand
3 10 (11.24%) VoIP
4 9 (10.11%) SMTP
4 9 (10.11%) HTTP
4 9 (10.11%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.62%) Asterisk PBX
6 2 (2.25%) VLAN
6 2 (2.25%) DNS
6 2 (2.25%) DHCP
6 2 (2.25%) WAN
6 2 (2.25%) Firewall
6 2 (2.25%) LAN
6 2 (2.25%) IPv4
6 2 (2.25%) IPv6
6 2 (2.25%) MPLS
7 1 (1.12%) OSPF
7 1 (1.12%) BGP
7 1 (1.12%) VRRP
7 1 (1.12%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.57%) MySQL
2 33 (37.08%) PostgreSQL
3 29 (32.58%) RDBMS
3 29 (32.58%) Relational Database
4 19 (21.35%) HBase
5 11 (12.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (12.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.25%) Hudson
2 2 (2.25%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Publishing
2 1 (1.12%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (49.44%) Administrator
2 42 (47.19%) Systems Administrator
2 42 (47.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 42 (47.19%) Linux Administrator
3 33 (37.08%) Developer
4 22 (24.72%) PHP Developer
5 12 (13.48%) Web Developer
6 9 (10.11%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (10.11%) Programmer
6 9 (10.11%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (7.87%) Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.74%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (6.74%) PHP Drupal Developer
9 5 (5.62%) Senior Programmer
9 5 (5.62%) Web Programmer
10 3 (3.37%) Mobile Developer
11 2 (2.25%) PHP Web Developer
11 2 (2.25%) PHP Programmer
11 2 (2.25%) C Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (25.84%) jQuery
2 22 (24.72%) CSS
3 21 (23.60%) HTML
4 12 (13.48%) Web Services
5 9 (10.11%) AngularJS
5 9 (10.11%) KnockoutJS
5 9 (10.11%) Symfony
6 8 (8.99%) HTML5
7 7 (7.87%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (5.62%) .NET Framework
8 5 (5.62%) .NET
9 4 (4.49%) Ajax
9 4 (4.49%) JSON
9 4 (4.49%) Sass
9 4 (4.49%) LESS
9 4 (4.49%) CSS3
10 3 (3.37%) REST
10 3 (3.37%) CodeIgniter
11 2 (2.25%) Yii
11 2 (2.25%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
2 9 (10.11%) Digital Media
2 9 (10.11%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.11%) Social Media
3 5 (5.62%) Learning Management System
3 5 (5.62%) E-Learning
4 2 (2.25%) Web 2.0
4 2 (2.25%) iPad
4 2 (2.25%) W3C
5 1 (1.12%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 64 (71.91%) Linux
2 25 (28.09%) UNIX
3 23 (25.84%) Debian
4 20 (22.47%) Ubuntu
5 15 (16.85%) OpenBSD
6 10 (11.24%) Windows 7
6 10 (11.24%) Windows
6 10 (11.24%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.25%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Configuration Management
2 18 (20.22%) Web Development
3 17 (19.10%) Workflow
3 17 (19.10%) Performance Tuning
3 17 (19.10%) Performance Monitoring
4 14 (15.73%) Load Testing
4 14 (15.73%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (15.73%) Build Automation
5 12 (13.48%) OOP
6 11 (12.36%) OO
7 10 (11.24%) Scrum
7 10 (11.24%) Analytics
8 8 (8.99%) Social Media Monitoring
9 6 (6.74%) TDD
9 6 (6.74%) OO PHP
10 5 (5.62%) Web Application Development
11 4 (4.49%) DevOps
12 3 (3.37%) Unit Testing
12 3 (3.37%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (3.37%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (66.29%) Bash Shell
2 56 (62.92%) Ruby
3 49 (55.06%) Python
4 33 (37.08%) Java
5 32 (35.96%) PHP
6 23 (25.84%) Perl
7 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
8 14 (15.73%) C
9 10 (11.24%) Objective-C
10 8 (8.99%) PHP5
11 2 (2.25%) SQL
11 2 (2.25%) ActionScript
11 2 (2.25%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.12%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 22 (24.72%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) CCNP
2 2 (2.25%) CCNA
2 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (11.24%) KVM
Systems Management
1 27 (30.34%) Puppet
2 12 (13.48%) Nagios
3 10 (11.24%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (7.87%) Red Hat
2 2 (2.25%) Zend
2 2 (2.25%) Cisco
2 2 (2.25%) HP