The table below looks at the statistics for Open Source skills 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 67 62 61
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 24 50 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.86% 4.06% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 4.85% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 28
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Open Source
East Sussex

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
687 1031 616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.88% 83.75% 82.24%
Number of salaries quoted 550 885 543
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 Processes & Methodologies 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 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 46 (66.67%) HTML
2 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
2 44 (63.77%) CSS
3 32 (46.38%) .NET
4 28 (40.58%) PHP
5 27 (39.13%) C#
6 22 (31.88%) UNIX
7 21 (30.43%) E-Learning
7 21 (30.43%) Git (software)
7 21 (30.43%) Sass
8 20 (28.99%) User Experience
8 20 (28.99%) Moodle
8 20 (28.99%) TDD
8 20 (28.99%) LDAP
9 18 (26.09%) Ajax
10 17 (24.64%) SQL
11 16 (23.19%) XML
11 16 (23.19%) GitHub
12 15 (21.74%) HTML5
12 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
12 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
13 14 (20.29%) XSLT
14 12 (17.39%) Content Management
14 12 (17.39%) CSS3
14 12 (17.39%) Mobile App
15 11 (15.94%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (15.94%) ReSharper
16 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
16 10 (14.49%) Web Services
17 9 (13.04%) IIS

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 20 (28.99%) Moodle
2 9 (13.04%) IIS
3 8 (11.59%) CMS
3 8 (11.59%) Umbraco
4 5 (7.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.90%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.45%) Jetty
6 1 (1.45%) DNN
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (10.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.19%) GitHub
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (28.99%) LDAP
2 8 (11.59%) Intranet
3 1 (1.45%) DHCP
3 1 (1.45%) FTP
3 1 (1.45%) HTTP
3 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.45%) DNS
3 1 (1.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.14%) MySQL
2 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.90%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.90%) DB2
3 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 21 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 11 (15.94%) ReSharper
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 2 (2.90%) JMeter
4 2 (2.90%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.90%) JUnit
4 2 (2.90%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.90%) PHPUnit
4 2 (2.90%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (10.14%) Publishing
2 3 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (75.36%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) PHP Developer
3 14 (20.29%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 7 (10.14%) Web Developer
6 6 (8.70%) Lead Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Chief Technology Officer
7 4 (5.80%) Lead PHP Developer
7 4 (5.80%) IT Director
7 4 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Data Scientist
7 4 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Junior
8 3 (4.35%) Junior Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Junior C# Developer
9 2 (2.90%) CMS Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Quality Engineer
9 2 (2.90%) Systems Developer
9 2 (2.90%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (66.67%) HTML
2 44 (63.77%) CSS
3 32 (46.38%) .NET
4 21 (30.43%) Sass
5 18 (26.09%) Ajax
6 16 (23.19%) XML
7 15 (21.74%) HTML5
7 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
8 14 (20.29%) XSLT
9 12 (17.39%) CSS3
10 11 (15.94%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (14.49%) Web Services
12 8 (11.59%) jQuery
12 8 (11.59%) XHTML
12 8 (11.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
14 6 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (5.80%) Servlets
15 4 (5.80%) J2EE
16 3 (4.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) E-Learning
2 20 (28.99%) User Experience
3 12 (17.39%) Mobile App
4 6 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (7.25%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.90%) Social Media
8 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.45%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 22 (31.88%) UNIX
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 4 (5.80%) Windows
4 2 (2.90%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) TDD
2 12 (17.39%) Content Management
3 10 (14.49%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (11.59%) Web Development
4 8 (11.59%) Unit Testing
4 8 (11.59%) BDD
4 8 (11.59%) Web Accessibility
5 7 (10.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (10.14%) Automated Testing
6 6 (8.70%) DevOps
7 5 (7.25%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.80%) OO
8 4 (5.80%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.35%) Continuous Delivery
9 3 (4.35%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.35%) Manual Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Integration Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Compatibility Testing
10 2 (2.90%) Regression Testing
10 2 (2.90%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
2 28 (40.58%) PHP
3 27 (39.13%) C#
4 17 (24.64%) SQL
5 7 (10.14%) Java
5 7 (10.14%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.70%) F#
6 6 (8.70%) VB
6 6 (8.70%) Python
7 5 (7.25%) R
8 3 (4.35%) PHP5
9 2 (2.90%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 2 (2.90%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.90%) ISEB
3 1 (1.45%) PMP
3 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.35%) Puppet
2 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.14%) Adobe
1 7 (10.14%) Google
1 7 (10.14%) OpenText
1 7 (10.14%) RedDot
2 2 (2.90%) HP
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Zend
Brighton, Sussex
Picture More Ltd
Salary: benefits and bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Brighton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Brighton
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago