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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Open Source
Rank 60 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 38 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.84% 2.06% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.80% 6.30% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +55.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -2.50%
Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
322 238 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 32.56% 32.69% 31.96%
Number of salaries quoted 277 219 221
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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 17 April 2014.

Open Source Salary Histogram in Brighton

Open Source
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (65.22%) Java
2 44 (63.77%) Python
3 40 (57.97%) PHP
4 38 (55.07%) MySQL
5 33 (47.83%) JavaScript
6 32 (46.38%) Web Development
7 31 (44.93%) CSS
8 30 (43.48%) jQuery
9 29 (42.03%) HTML
9 29 (42.03%) Linux
9 29 (42.03%) OO
9 29 (42.03%) Ruby
10 28 (40.58%) TDD
10 28 (40.58%) Bash Shell
11 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
11 26 (37.68%) Node.js
12 24 (34.78%) .NET
13 19 (27.54%) E-Learning
13 19 (27.54%) Web Application Development
13 19 (27.54%) Learning Management System
13 19 (27.54%) .NET Framework
14 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (24.64%) OOP
16 16 (23.19%) RDBMS
16 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
17 15 (21.74%) Puppet
17 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
18 14 (20.29%) HBase
19 13 (18.84%) Degree
20 12 (17.39%) MongoDB

Open Source
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 26 (37.68%) Node.js
2 6 (8.70%) CMS
3 4 (5.80%) Drupal
4 3 (4.35%) nginx
4 3 (4.35%) Moodle
5 2 (2.90%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Flash Media Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.49%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.07%) MySQL
2 18 (26.09%) PostgreSQL
3 16 (23.19%) RDBMS
3 16 (23.19%) Relational Database
4 14 (20.29%) HBase
5 12 (17.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (37.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (5.80%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 21 (30.43%) Programmer
2 21 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 19 (27.54%) Systems Administrator
3 19 (27.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 19 (27.54%) Linux Administrator
3 19 (27.54%) Administrator
3 19 (27.54%) Web Programmer
4 17 (24.64%) PHP Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 12 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
6 11 (15.94%) Senior Programmer
7 4 (5.80%) Web Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Architect
7 4 (5.80%) Lead Technical Architect
8 3 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Junior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.93%) CSS
2 30 (43.48%) jQuery
3 29 (42.03%) HTML
4 24 (34.78%) .NET
5 19 (27.54%) .NET Framework
6 11 (15.94%) Web Services
6 11 (15.94%) Symfony
7 10 (14.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (11.59%) RESTful
9 5 (7.25%) HTML5
9 5 (7.25%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (7.25%) CSS3
9 5 (7.25%) WCF
9 5 (7.25%) XML
9 5 (7.25%) XSLT
9 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
10 4 (5.80%) SOAP
10 4 (5.80%) Java EE
10 4 (5.80%) JSON
10 4 (5.80%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) E-Learning
1 19 (27.54%) Learning Management System
2 10 (14.49%) Computer Science
3 7 (10.14%) Social Media
4 2 (2.90%) W3C
4 2 (2.90%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (42.03%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) Debian
3 5 (7.25%) OpenBSD
4 1 (1.45%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Web Development
2 29 (42.03%) OO
3 28 (40.58%) TDD
4 19 (27.54%) Web Application Development
5 17 (24.64%) OOP
6 15 (21.74%) Configuration Management
7 10 (14.49%) Scrum
8 9 (13.04%) BDD
9 8 (11.59%) Analytics
10 7 (10.14%) Social Media Monitoring
10 7 (10.14%) Software Engineering
10 7 (10.14%) MVC
11 6 (8.70%) OO PHP
12 5 (7.25%) Build Automation
12 5 (7.25%) Refactoring
12 5 (7.25%) Load Testing
12 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
13 4 (5.80%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (5.80%) Performance Monitoring
13 4 (5.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 45 (65.22%) Java
2 44 (63.77%) Python
3 40 (57.97%) PHP
4 33 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 29 (42.03%) Ruby
6 28 (40.58%) Bash Shell
7 10 (14.49%) Objective-C
7 10 (14.49%) C
8 9 (13.04%) SQL
9 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (7.25%) C#
9 5 (7.25%) F#
10 4 (5.80%) Perl
11 3 (4.35%) PHP5
12 1 (1.45%) Haskell
12 1 (1.45%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.45%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) Degree
Systems Management
1 15 (21.74%) Puppet
2 10 (14.49%) Vagrant
2 10 (14.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (5.80%) Red Hat
2 3 (4.35%) Zend
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