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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Open Source
Rank 53 56 60
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 45 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.37% 3.91% 2.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.27% 9.75% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 20
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,274 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +8.97%
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
339 400 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 32.94% 40.08% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 264 333 264
Average salary £39,274 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.81% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
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 24 April 2015.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (58.75%) HTML
2 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 45 (56.25%) CSS
3 32 (40.00%) .NET
4 27 (33.75%) Linux
4 27 (33.75%) C#
5 25 (31.25%) SQL
6 24 (30.00%) PHP
7 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (28.75%) TDD
8 21 (26.25%) Ajax
8 21 (26.25%) HTML5
9 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 20 (25.00%) MySQL
9 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
10 19 (23.75%) CSS3
11 17 (21.25%) CMS
11 17 (21.25%) Content Management
11 17 (21.25%) IIS
11 17 (21.25%) XML
12 15 (18.75%) XSLT
12 15 (18.75%) Visual Studio
12 15 (18.75%) LAMP
12 15 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (18.75%) User Experience
13 14 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (17.50%) OO
14 13 (16.25%) E-Learning
14 13 (16.25%) Web Development
14 13 (16.25%) jQuery

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (21.25%) IIS
1 17 (21.25%) CMS
2 12 (15.00%) Moodle
3 9 (11.25%) Umbraco
4 8 (10.00%) WordPress
4 8 (10.00%) TYPO3
5 7 (8.75%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.75%) Tomcat
6 4 (5.00%) Apache
7 2 (2.50%) nginx
7 2 (2.50%) JBoss
7 2 (2.50%) Drupal
7 2 (2.50%) Jetty
8 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 8 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) SaaS
2 8 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) LDAP
2 9 (11.25%) Intranet
3 2 (2.50%) IPsec
3 2 (2.50%) DHCP
3 2 (2.50%) FTP
3 2 (2.50%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) MySQL
2 9 (11.25%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (11.25%) MongoDB
3 7 (8.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (8.75%) SQL Server
4 5 (6.25%) Big Data
5 2 (2.50%) DB2
6 1 (1.25%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.75%) Visual Studio
3 8 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 7 (8.75%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.50%) Selenium
5 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
5 2 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.50%) LoadRunner
5 2 (2.50%) JMeter
5 2 (2.50%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 8 (10.00%) Publishing
2 6 (7.50%) Marketing
3 5 (6.25%) Front Office
4 3 (3.75%) Finance
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
5 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 50 (62.50%) Developer
2 18 (22.50%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.50%) Web Developer
4 12 (15.00%) PHP Developer
5 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 10 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
6 8 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (8.75%) SQL Server DBA
7 7 (8.75%) Administrator
7 7 (8.75%) DBA
7 7 (8.75%) SQL DBA
7 7 (8.75%) Server Administrator
8 6 (7.50%) Systems Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Development Manager
9 5 (6.25%) IT Development Manager
9 5 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) IT Director
10 4 (5.00%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (58.75%) HTML
2 45 (56.25%) CSS
3 32 (40.00%) .NET
4 21 (26.25%) Ajax
4 21 (26.25%) HTML5
5 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 19 (23.75%) CSS3
7 17 (21.25%) XML
8 15 (18.75%) XSLT
8 15 (18.75%) LAMP
9 13 (16.25%) jQuery
10 11 (13.75%) AngularJS
11 10 (12.50%) Sass
11 10 (12.50%) Web Services
11 10 (12.50%) J2EE
12 8 (10.00%) XHTML
12 8 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (8.75%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (6.25%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) User Experience
2 13 (16.25%) E-Learning
3 7 (8.75%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.75%) N-Tier
3 7 (8.75%) Replication
4 6 (7.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.75%) Algorithms
5 3 (3.75%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.50%) Social Media
6 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (33.75%) Linux
2 12 (15.00%) Windows
3 10 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (2.50%) Android
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (28.75%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (28.75%) TDD
2 17 (21.25%) Content Management
3 15 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.50%) OO
4 14 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (16.25%) Web Development
6 12 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 9 (11.25%) Web Accessibility
9 8 (10.00%) MVC
10 7 (8.75%) Regression Testing
10 7 (8.75%) Performance Tuning
11 6 (7.50%) BDD
12 5 (6.25%) DevOps
12 5 (6.25%) Manual Testing
12 5 (6.25%) Resource Management
12 5 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (6.25%) Configuration Management
12 5 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 27 (33.75%) C#
3 25 (31.25%) SQL
4 24 (30.00%) PHP
5 11 (13.75%) Java
6 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.50%) VB
7 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
7 6 (7.50%) F#
8 5 (6.25%) Groovy
9 3 (3.75%) R
9 3 (3.75%) Python
10 2 (2.50%) COBOL
10 2 (2.50%) Perl
11 1 (1.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
2 2 (2.50%) ISEB
3 1 (1.25%) PMP
3 1 (1.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.50%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (10.00%) Capistrano
1 8 (10.00%) Vagrant
2 3 (3.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (3.75%) Puppet
3 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (10.00%) OpenText
1 8 (10.00%) RedDot
1 8 (10.00%) Google
1 8 (10.00%) Adobe
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (1.25%) DevExpress
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